Chemical and Environmental Engineering

Research Output

2018

Contamination Level, Source Identification and Risk Assessment of Potentially Toxic Elements (PTEs) and Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (PAHs) in Street Dust of an Important Commercial Center in Iran

Keshavarzi, B., Abbasi, S., Moore, F., Mehravar, S., Sorooshian, A., Soltani, N. & Najmeddin, A., Oct 1 2018, In : Environmental Management. 62, 4, p. 803-818 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

Contrasting aerosol optical and radiative properties between dust and urban haze episodes in megacities of Pakistan

Iftikhar, M., Alam, K., Sorooshian, A., Syed, W. A., Bibi, S. & Bibi, H., Jan 1 2018, In : Atmospheric Environment. 173, p. 157-172 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations

Corrigendum to “Characteristics and health effects of BTEX in a hot spot for urban pollution” [Ecotoxicol. Environ. Saf. 155 (2018) 133–143] (S0147651318301556) (10.1016/j.ecoenv.2018.02.065))

Dehghani, M., Fazlzadeh, M., Sorooshian, A., Tabatabaee, H. R., Miri, M., Baghani, A. N., Delikhoon, M., Mahvi, A. H. & Rashidi, M., Nov 15 2018, In : Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety. 163, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

1 Scopus citations

Development and characterization of a high-efficiency, aircraft-based axial cyclone cloud water collector

Crosbie, E., Brown, M. D., Shook, M., Ziemba, L., Moore, R. H., Shingler, T., Winstead, E., Lee Thornhill, K., Robinson, C., Macdonald, A. B., Dadashazar, H., Sorooshian, A., Beyersdorf, A., Eugene, A., Collett, J., Straub, D. & Anderson, B., Sep 5 2018, In : Atmospheric Measurement Techniques. 11, 9, p. 5025-5048 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Doping Ag/AgCl in zeolitic imidazolate framework-8 (ZIF-8) to enhance the performance of photodegradation of methylene blue

Fan, G., Luo, J., Guo, L., Lin, R., Zheng, X. & Snyder, S. A., Oct 1 2018, In : Chemosphere. 209, p. 44-52 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations

Downstream trends of in vitro bioassay responses in a wastewater effluent-dominated river

Daniels, K. D., VanDervort, D., Wu, S., Leusch, F. D. L., van de Merwe, J. P., Jia, A. & Snyder, S. A., Dec 2018, In : Chemosphere. 212, p. 182-192 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations
7 Scopus citations

Effect of conditioner type and downforce, and pad break-in time, on pad surface micro-texture in chemical mechanical planarization

McAllister, J., Stuffle, C., Sampurno, Y., Hetherington, D., Suarez, J. S., Borucki, L. & Philipossian, A., Jan 1 2018, In : ECS Journal of Solid State Science and Technology. 7, 11, p. P677-P688

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

Effect of conditioning downforce and pad break-in time on pad surface micro-texture

McAllister, J., Stuffle, C., Sampurno, Y., Hetherington, D., Suarez, J. S., Borucki, L. & Philipossian, A., Jan 2018, In : ECS Journal of Solid State Science and Technology. 7, 5, p. P274-P280

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

Effect of CVD-coated diamond discs on pad surface micro-texture and polish performance in copper CMP

Stuffle, C., Han, R., Sampurno, Y., Slutz, D., Theng, S., Borucki, L. & Philipossian, A., Jan 1 2018, In : ECS Journal of Solid State Science and Technology. 7, 2, p. P9-P14

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations

Effect of retaining ring slot designs, conditioning discs and conditioning schemes on the slurry bow wave width during chemical mechanical planarization

Bengochea, L. V., Sampurno, Y., Stuffle, C., Sudargho, F., Han, R. & Philipossian, A., Jan 2018, In : ECS Journal of Solid State Science and Technology. 7, 5, p. P253-P259

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Electrocatalysis of oxygen reduction when varying the mass ratio of metal nanoparticles to carbon support for catalysts with a 10 to 10 to 80 mol% of Pt and Pd on Ag

Pech-Pech, I. E., Gervasio, D., Aguila, S. A. & Perez-Robles, J. F., Aug 9 2018, In : International Journal of Hydrogen Energy. 43, 32, p. 15205-15216 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Enhanced solubility of carbon dioxide for encapsulated ionic liquids in polymeric materials

Kaviani, S., Kolahchyan, S., Hickenbottom, K. L., Lopez, A. M. & Nejati, S., Dec 15 2018, In : Chemical Engineering Journal. 354, p. 753-757 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Evaluation and Modeling of Bioethanol Yield Efficiency from Sweet Sorghum Juice

Ebrahimiaqda, E. & Ogden, K. L., Apr 16 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Bioenergy Research. p. 1-7 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Evaluation of the relationship between PM10 concentrations and heavy metals during normal and dusty days in Ahvaz, Iran

Farsani, M. H., Shirmardi, M., Alavi, N., Maleki, H., Sorooshian, A., Babaei, A., Asgharnia, H., Marzouni, M. B. & Goudarzi, G., Aug 1 2018, In : Aeolian Research. 33, p. 12-22 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations

Evidence of anaerobic coupling reactions between reduced intermediates of 4-nitroanisole

Kadoya, W. M., Sierra Alvarez, M. R., Wong, S., Abrell, L. M., Mash, E. A. & Field, J. A., Mar 1 2018, In : Chemosphere. 195, p. 372-380 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Experimental study of hygroscopy of single and different mixtures of MgCl 2 , KCl, NaCl, ZnCl 2 for application as heat transfer fluids in CSP

Wang, X., Hu, Q., Kim, G. P., Xu, X., Li, P. & Gervasio, D. F., Jan 1 2018, Energy. American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), (ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Proceedings (IMECE); vol. 6B-2018).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

11 Scopus citations

Farewell

Muscat, A. J., May 1 2018, In : IEEE Transactions on Semiconductor Manufacturing. 31, 2, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Gallium arsenide (GaAs) leaching behavior and surface chemistry changes in response to pH and O2

Ramos-Ruiz, A., Field, J. A., Sun, W. & Sierra Alvarez, M. R., Jul 1 2018, In : Waste Management. 77, p. 1-9 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Gas-Phase Wafer Cleaning Technology

Rotondaro, A. L. P. & Muscat, A. J., Mar 17 2018, Handbook of Silicon Wafer Cleaning Technology. Elsevier Inc., p. 305-377 73 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Gradient filling of copper in porous silicon using a non-contact electrochemical method

Zhao, M., Shadman, F. & Keswani, M. K., Jul 1 2018, In : Applied Surface Science. 445, p. 505-511 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Heavy metal contamination and health risk assessment in three commercial fish species in the Persian Gulf

Keshavarzi, B., Hassanaghaei, M., Moore, F., Rastegari Mehr, M., Soltanian, S., Lahijanzadeh, A. R. & Sorooshian, A., Apr 1 2018, In : Marine Pollution Bulletin. 129, 1, p. 245-252 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

34 Scopus citations

Impacts of climate and synoptic fluctuations on dust storm activity over the Middle East

Namdari, S., Karimi, N., Sorooshian, A., Mohammadi, G. H. & Sehatkashani, S., Jan 2018, In : Atmospheric Environment. 173, p. 265-276 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Scopus citations

Incorporation of salinity, nitrogen, and shading stress factors into the Huesemann Algae Biomass Growth model

Gao, S., Waller, P., Khawam, G., Attalah, S., Huesemann, M. & Ogden, K., Nov 2018, In : Algal Research. 35, p. 462-470 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations
3 Scopus citations

Is there an aerosol signature of chemical cloud processing?

Ervens, B., Sorooshian, A., Aldhaif, A. M., Shingler, T., Crosbie, E., Ziemba, L., Campuzano-Jost, P., Jimenez, J. L. & Wisthaler, A., Nov 8 2018, In : Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics. 18, 21

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Management strategies for trace organic chemicals in water – A review of international approaches

Bieber, S., Snyder, S. A., Dagnino, S., Rauch-Williams, T. & Drewes, J. E., Mar 1 2018, In : Chemosphere. 195, p. 410-426 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

8 Scopus citations

Modeling emerging contaminants breakthrough in packed bed adsorption columns by UV absorbance and fluorescing components of dissolved organic matter

Sgroi, M., Anumol, T., Roccaro, P., Vagliasindi, F. G. A. & Snyder, S. A., Nov 15 2018, In : Water Research. 145, p. 667-677 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations

Near real-time detection of E. coli in reclaimed water

Sherchan, S., Miles, S., Ikner, L., Yu, H. W., Snyder, S. A. & Pepper, I. L., Jul 16 2018, In : Sensors (Switzerland). 18, 7, 2303.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

N-Nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA) and its precursors in water and wastewater: A review on formation and removal

Sgroi, M., Vagliasindi, F. G. A., Snyder, S. A. & Roccaro, P., Jan 1 2018, In : Chemosphere. 191, p. 685-703 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

46 Scopus citations

Novel thermal efficiency-based model for determination of thermal conductivity of membrane distillation membranes

Vanneste, J., Bush, J. A., Hickenbottom, K. L., Marks, C. A., Jassby, D., Turchi, C. S. & Cath, T. Y., Feb 15 2018, In : Journal of Membrane Science. 548, p. 298-308 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations

Occurrence and distribution of pesticides in precipitation as revealed by targeted screening through GC-MS/MS

Zhang, H., Watts, S., Philix, M. C., Snyder, S. A. & Ong, C. N., Nov 2018, In : Chemosphere. 211, p. 210-217 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

On the chemical nature of precipitation in a populated Middle Eastern Region (Ahvaz, Iran) with diverse sources

Naimabadi, A., Shirmardi, M., Maleki, H., Teymouri, P., Goudarzi, G., Shahsavani, A., Sorooshian, A., Babaei, A. A., Mehrabi, N., Baneshi, M. M., Zarei, M. R., Lababpour, A. & Ghozikali, M. G., Nov 15 2018, In : Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety. 163, p. 558-566 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

On the morphology and composition of particulate matter in an urban environment

Zeb, B., Alam, K., Sorooshian, A., Blaschke, T., Ahmad, I. & Shahid, I., Jun 2018, In : Aerosol and Air Quality Research. 18, 6, p. 1431-1447 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations

Oxidation of reduced daughter products from 2,4-dinitroanisole (DNAN) by Mn(IV) and Fe(III) oxides

Khatiwada, R., Olivares, C., Abrell, L. M., Root, R. A., Sierra Alvarez, M. R., Field, J. A. & Chorover, J., Jun 1 2018, In : Chemosphere. 201, p. 790-798 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Oxidative potential (OP) and mineralogy of iron ore particulate matter at the Gol-E-Gohar Mining and Industrial Facility (Iran)

Soltani, N., Keshavarzi, B., Sorooshian, A., Moore, F., Dunster, C., Dominguez, A. O., Kelly, F. J., Dhakal, P., Ahmadi, M. R. & Asadi, S., Oct 1 2018, In : Environmental Geochemistry and Health. 40, 5, p. 1785-1802 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Phytoremediation Reduces Dust Emissions from Metal(loid)-Contaminated Mine Tailings

Gil-Loaiza, J., Field, J. P., White, S. A., Csavina, J., Felix, O., Betterton, E., Saez, A. E. & Maier, R. M., May 15 2018, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 52, 10, p. 5851-5858 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Plasmid-DNA lipid nanovaccines: An innovative approach for a better world health

García-Rendón, A., Garibay-Escobar, A., Guzmán, R. & Tejeda-Mansir, A., Jan 1 2018, Lipid Nanocarriers for Drug Targeting. Elsevier, p. 231-267 37 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1 Scopus citations

Platinum(II) reduction to platinum nanoparticles in anaerobic sludge

Simon-Pascual, A., Sierra Alvarez, M. R. & Field, J. A., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Chemical Technology and Biotechnology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Pretreatments to enhance the anaerobic biodegradability of Chlorella protothecoides algal biomass

Ayala-Parra, P., Liu, Y., Sierra Alvarez, M. R. & Field, J. A., Jan 1 2018, In : Environmental Progress and Sustainable Energy. 37, 1, p. 418-424 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Process modeling for economic optimization of a solar driven sweeping gas membrane distillation desalination system

Moore, S. E., Mirchandani, S. D., Karanikola, V., Nenoff, T. M., Arnold, R. G. & Eduardo Sáez, A., Jul 1 2018, In : Desalination. 437, p. 108-120 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations

Real-time shear and normal force trends in copper chemical mechanical planarization with different conditioning discs

Peckler, L., Han, R., Sampurno, Y. & Philipossian, A., Jan 2018, In : ECS Journal of Solid State Science and Technology. 7, 3, p. P125-P131

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Real-time shear and normal force trends in tungsten chemical mechanical planarization with different conditioning discs

Peckler, L., Mu, Y., Stuffle, C., Sampurno, Y. & Philipossian, A., Jan 2018, In : ECS Journal of Solid State Science and Technology. 7, 5, p. P221-P227

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations
5 Scopus citations

Reduction of platinum (IV) ions to elemental platinum nanoparticles by anaerobic sludge

Simon-Pascual, A., Sierra Alvarez, M. R., Ramos-Ruiz, A. & Field, J. A., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Chemical Technology and Biotechnology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Review of the harvesting and extraction program within the National Alliance for Advanced Biofuels and Bioproducts

Marrone, B. L., Lacey, R. E., Anderson, D. B., Bonner, J., Coons, J., Dale, T., Downes, C. M., Fernando, S., Fuller, C., Goodall, B., Holladay, J. E., Kadam, K., Kalb, D., Liu, W., Mott, J. B., Nikolov, Z., Ogden, K. L., Sayre, R. T., Trewyn, B. G. & Olivares, J. A., Jul 2018, In : Algal Research. 33, p. 470-485 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

Sample handling and data processing for fluorescent excitation-emission matrix (EEM) of dissolved organic matter (DOM)

Park, M. & Snyder, S. A., Feb 1 2018, In : Chemosphere. 193, p. 530-537 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

26 Scopus citations

Seasonal variation in culturable bioaerosols in a wastewater treatment plant

Dehghani, M., Sorooshian, A., Ghorbani, M., Fazlzadeh, M., Miri, M., Badiee, P., Parvizi, A., Ansari, M., Baghani, A. N. & Delikhoon, M., Nov 2018, In : Aerosol and Air Quality Research. 18, 11, p. 2826-2839 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations