Chemical and Environmental Engineering

Research Output 1978 2020

2017
8 Citations (Scopus)

Continuous reduction of tellurite to recoverable tellurium nanoparticles using an upflow anaerobic sludge bed (UASB) reactor

Ramos-Ruiz, A., Sesma-Martin, J., Sierra Alvarez, M. R. & Field, J. A., Jan 1 2017, In : Water Research. 108, p. 189-196 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

tellurite
tellurium
Tellurium
Flavonoids
sludge
6 Citations (Scopus)

Contrasting aerosol refractive index and hygroscopicity in the inflow and outflow of deep convective storms: Analysis of airborne data from DC3

Sorooshian, A., Shingler, T., Crosbie, E., Barth, M. C., Homeyer, C. R., Campuzano-Jost, P., Day, D. A., Jimenez, J. L., Thornhill, K. L., Ziemba, L. D., Blake, D. R. & Fried, A., Apr 27 2017, In : Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres. 122, 8, p. 4565-4577 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

hygroscopicity
refractive index
aerosols
Aerosols
Refractive index
22 Citations (Scopus)

Development of Fluorescence Surrogates to Predict the Photochemical Transformation of Pharmaceuticals in Wastewater Effluents

Yan, S., Yao, B., Lian, L., Lu, X., Snyder, S. A., Li, R. & Song, W., Mar 7 2017, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 51, 5, p. 2738-2747 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Effluents
Wastewater
drug
fluorescence
Fluorescence
7 Citations (Scopus)

Distribution of potentially toxic elements (PTEs) in tailings, soils, and plants around Gol-E-Gohar iron mine, a case study in Iran

Soltani, N., Keshavarzi, B., Moore, F., Sorooshian, A. & Ahmadi, M. R., Jun 15 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Environmental Science and Pollution Research. p. 1-19 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Iron mines
Poisons
Tailings
Iran
tailings
10 Citations (Scopus)
Semiconductors
Biological Assay
Toxicity
Poisons
Arsenic

Editorial 2016 Best Paper Award

Muscat, A. J., Nov 1 2017, In : IEEE Transactions on Semiconductor Manufacturing. 30, 4, 1 p., 8066416.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Editorial Kudos to Our Reviewers

Muscat, A. J., Nov 1 2017, In : IEEE Transactions on Semiconductor Manufacturing. 30, 4, 1 p., 8066418.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

3 Citations (Scopus)
Organic compounds
Wastewater treatment
organic compound
Water
Photolysis
1 Citation (Scopus)
Chemical mechanical polishing
Cerium compounds
Silicon Dioxide
Silica
Polishing

Effect of slurry injection system position on removal rate for shallow trench isolation chemical mechanical planarization using a cerium dioxide slurry

Bahr, M., Sampurno, Y., Han, R., Skillman, M., Borucki, L. & Philipossian, A., 2017, In : ECS Journal of Solid State Science and Technology. 6, 7, p. P455-P461

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chemical mechanical polishing
Cerium
Dilution
ceric oxide
Cerium compounds
2 Citations (Scopus)
Chemical mechanical polishing
Cerium compounds
Silicon Dioxide
Dilution
Silica
21 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of membrane structure and operational variables on membrane distillation performance

Karanikola, V., Corral, A. F., Jiang, H., Saez, A. E., Ela, W. P. & Arnold, R. G., Feb 15 2017, In : Journal of Membrane Science. 524, p. 87-96 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

membrane structures
Membrane structures
Distillation
distillation
membranes
24 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of pH on cell growth, lipid production and CO2 addition of microalgae Chlorella sorokiniana

Qiu, R., Gao, S., Lopez, P. A. & Ogden, K. L., Dec 1 2017, In : Algal Research. 28, p. 192-199 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chlorella sorokiniana
microalgae
cell growth
lipids
biodiesel
8 Citations (Scopus)

Elemental copper nanoparticle toxicity to anaerobic ammonium oxidation and the influence of ethylene diamine-tetra acetic acid (EDTA) on copper toxicity

Gonzalez-Estrella, J., Li, G., Neely, S. E., Puyol, D., Sierra Alvarez, M. R. & Field, J. A., Oct 1 2017, In : Chemosphere. 184, p. 730-737 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Diamines
Ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid
Ammonium Compounds
EDTA
Acetic Acid
4 Citations (Scopus)

Environmental Fate of 14C Radiolabeled 2,4-Dinitroanisole in Soil Microcosms

Olivares, C. I., Madeira, C. L., Sierra Alvarez, M. R., Kadoya, W., Abrell, L. M., Chorover, J. & Field, J. A., Nov 21 2017, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 51, 22, p. 13327-13334 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

environmental fate
microcosm
Soils
biotransformation
soil
13 Citations (Scopus)
Osmosis
Electrocoagulation
Reverse osmosis
Coagulation
Silicon Dioxide
4 Citations (Scopus)

Fractional In Situ Pad Conditioning in Chemical Mechanical Planarization

Han, R., Sampurno, Y. & Philipossian, A., Mar 1 2017, In : Tribology Letters. 65, 1, 21.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chemical mechanical polishing
conditioning
Polishing
Copper
Spectrum analysis
1 Citation (Scopus)

Fundamentals and modeling aspects of bioventing

Tellez, C. M., Aguilar-Aguila, A., Arnold, R. G. & Guzman, R. Z., Jan 1 2017, Fundamentals and Applications of Bioremediation: Volume I. CRC Press, p. 135-184 50 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

bioventing
pollutant
modeling
halide
ethane
37 Citations (Scopus)

Hydraulic backwashing for low-pressure membranes in drinking water treatment: A review

Chang, H., Liang, H., Qu, F., Liu, B., Yu, H., Du, X., Li, G. & Snyder, S. A., Oct 15 2017, In : Journal of Membrane Science. 540, p. 362-380 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

backwash
drinking
water treatment
Water Purification
Water treatment
22 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of Wildfire Emissions on Chloride and Bromide Depletion in Marine Aerosol Particles

Braun, R. A., Dadashazar, H., Macdonald, A. B., Aldhaif, A. M., Maudlin, L. C., Crosbie, E., Aghdam, M. A., Hossein Mardi, A. & Sorooshian, A., Aug 15 2017, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 51, 16, p. 9013-9021 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aerosols
Bromides
bromide
wildfire
Chlorides
3 Citations (Scopus)

Improvements in stribeck curves for copper and tungsten chemical mechanical planarization on soft pads

Bahr, M., Sampurno, Y., Han, R. & Philipossian, A., Jan 1 2017, In : ECS Journal of Solid State Science and Technology. 6, 5, p. P290-P295

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bearing pads
Tungsten
Chemical mechanical polishing
Polishing
Copper
5 Citations (Scopus)

In situ measurements of water uptake by black carbon-containing aerosol in wildfire plumes

Perring, A. E., Schwarz, J. P., Markovic, M. Z., Fahey, D. W., Jimenez, J. L., Campuzano-Jost, P., Palm, B. D., Wisthaler, A., Mikoviny, T., Diskin, G., Sachse, G., Ziemba, L., Anderson, B., Shingler, T., Crosbie, E., Sorooshian, A., Yokelson, R. & Gao, R. S., Jan 27 2017, In : Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres. 122, 2, p. 1086-1097 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Soot
water uptake
black carbon
aerosols
wildfires
18 Citations (Scopus)

Investigation of microrubbers, microplastics and heavy metals in street dust: a study in Bushehr city, Iran

Abbasi, S., Keshavarzi, B., Moore, F., Delshab, H., Soltani, N. & Sorooshian, A., Dec 1 2017, In : Environmental Earth Sciences. 76, 23, 798.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heavy Metals
dust
Heavy metals
Dust
Iran

Investigation of properties of Kcl-Mgcl2 eutectic salt for heat transfer and thermal storage fluids in CSP systems

Wang, X., Xu, X., Elsentriecy, H., Gervasio, D. F., Li, P., Li, Y., Hao, Q. & Xiao, B., 2017, Heat Transfer Equipment; Heat Transfer in Multiphase Systems; Heat Transfer Under Extreme Conditions; Nanoscale Transport Phenomena; Theory and Fundamental Research in Heat Transfer; Thermophysical Properties; Transport Phenomena in Materials Processing and Manufacturing. American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Vol. 2. HT2017-4766

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

eutectics
Eutectics
corrosion
heat transfer
Salts
7 Citations (Scopus)

Leaching of cadmium and tellurium from cadmium telluride (CdTe) thin-film solar panels under simulated landfill conditions

Ramos-Ruiz, A., Wilkening, J. V., Field, J. A. & Sierra Alvarez, M. R., Aug 15 2017, In : Journal of Hazardous Materials. 336, p. 57-64 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tellurium
Waste Disposal Facilities
Cadmium telluride
tellurium
telluride
2 Citations (Scopus)

Lithography performance and environmental compatibility of PFOS-free photoacid generators

Sun, W., Cho, Y., Krysak, M., Ouyang, C. Y., Sierra Alvarez, M. R. & Ober, C. K., Jan 1 2017, In : Green Materials. 5, 4, p. 173-181 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Styrene
Photoresists
Biodegradation
Lithography
Salts
8 Citations (Scopus)

Mechanisms and control of NO- 2 inhibition of anaerobic ammonium oxidation (anammox)

Li, G., Carvajal-Arroyo, J. M., Sierra Alvarez, M. R. & Field, J. A., Apr 1 2017, In : Water Environment Research. 89, 4, p. 330-336 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ammonium Compounds
ammonium
oxidation
Oxidation
Bacteria
9 Citations (Scopus)

Method for ultra rapid determination of the lubrication mechanism in chemical mechanical planarization

Han, R., Sampurno, Y., Theng, S., Sudargho, F., Zhuang, Y. & Philipossian, A., 2017, In : ECS Journal of Solid State Science and Technology. 6, 1, p. P32-P37

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chemical mechanical polishing
Polishing
Lubrication
Friction
Stick-slip
16 Citations (Scopus)

Nutrient recovery and biogas generation from the anaerobic digestion of waste biomass from algal biofuel production

Ayala-Parra, P., Liu, Y., Field, J. A. & Sierra Alvarez, M. R., 2017, In : Renewable Energy. 108, p. 410-416 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Anaerobic digestion
Biogas
Biofuels
Algae
Nutrients
3 Citations (Scopus)

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., Mar 9 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Environmental Geochemistry and Health. p. 1-18 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Particulate Matter
Mineralogy
Iron ores
iron ore
Minerals
19 Citations (Scopus)

Predicting trace organic compound attenuation by ozone oxidation: Development of indicator and surrogate models

Park, M., Anumol, T., Daniels, K. D., Wu, S., Ziska, A. D. & Snyder, S. A., Aug 1 2017, In : Water Research. 119, p. 21-32 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Organic compounds
Ozone
organic compound
ozone
oxidation

Preface

Hattori, T., Muscat, A. J., Saga, K., Mertens, P., Novak, R. E. & Ruzyllo, J., Jan 1 2017, In : ECS Transactions. 80, 2, p. iii

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

31 Citations (Scopus)

Pre-ozonation for high recovery of nanofiltration (NF) membrane system: Membrane fouling reduction and trace organic compound attenuation

Park, M., Anumol, T., Simon, J., Zraick, F. & Snyder, S. A., Feb 1 2017, In : Journal of Membrane Science. 523, p. 255-263 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nanofiltration membranes
Membrane fouling
Ozonization
fouling
Fouling
4 Citations (Scopus)

Reaction of aqueous ammonium sulfide on SiGe 25%

Heslop, S. L., Peckler, L. & Muscat, A. J., May 1 2017, In : Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology A: Vacuum, Surfaces and Films. 35, 3, 03E110.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sulfur
Oxides
sulfides
Sulfides
sulfur
4 Citations (Scopus)

Recycled wastewater from anaerobic digestion of lipid extracted algae as a source of nutrients

Zhang, B. & Ogden, K. L., Dec 15 2017, In : Fuel. 210, p. 705-712 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Anaerobic digestion
Algae
Lipids
Nutrients
Wastewater
29 Citations (Scopus)

Reducing ultrafiltration membrane fouling during potable water reuse using pre-ozonation

Wang, H., Park, M., Liang, H., Wu, S., Lopez, I. J., Ji, W., Li, G. & Snyder, S. A., Nov 15 2017, In : Water Research. 125, p. 42-51 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Membrane fouling
Ozonization
Ultrafiltration
ultrafiltration
fouling
10 Citations (Scopus)

Relationships between giant sea salt particles and clouds inferred from aircraft physicochemical data

Dadashazar, H., Wang, Z., Crosbie, E., Brunke, M., Zeng, X., Jonsson, H., Woods, R. K., Flagan, R. C., Seinfeld, J. H. & Sorooshian, A., Mar 27 2017, In : Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres. 122, 6, p. 3421-3434 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

aircraft
sea salt
chlorides
Salts
Aircraft
6 Citations (Scopus)
Organophosphonates
Adsorption
hydroxide
membrane
Membranes
31 Citations (Scopus)

Review of the algal biology program within the National Alliance for Advanced Biofuels and Bioproducts

Unkefer, C. J., Sayre, R. T., Magnuson, J. K., Anderson, D. B., Baxter, I., Blaby, I. K., Brown, J. K., Carleton, M., Cattolico, R. A., Dale, T., Devarenne, T. P., Downes, C. M., Dutcher, S. K., Fox, D. T., Goodenough, U., Jaworski, J., Holladay, J. E., Kramer, D. M., Koppisch, A. T., Lipton, M. S. & 17 others, Marrone, B. L., McCormick, M., Molnar, I., Mott, J. B., Ogden, K. L., Panisko, E. A., Pellegrini, M., Polle, J., Richardson, J. W., Sabarsky, M., Starkenburg, S. R., Stormo, G. D., Teshima, M., Twary, S. N., Unkefer, P. J., Yuan, J. S. & Olivares, J. A., Mar 1 2017, In : Algal Research. 22, p. 187-215 29 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

biobased products
biofuels
algae
Biological Sciences
biomass
34 Citations (Scopus)

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

Lammers, P. J., Huesemann, M., Boeing, W., Anderson, D. B., Arnold, R. G., Bai, X., Bhole, M., Brhanavan, Y., Brown, L., Brown, J., Brown, J. K., Chisholm, S., Meghan Downes, C., Fulbright, S., Ge, Y., Holladay, J. E., Ketheesan, B., Khopkar, A., Koushik, A., Laur, P. & 18 others, Marrone, B. L., Mott, J. B., Nirmalakhandan, N., Ogden, K. L., Parsons, R. L., Polle, J., Ryan, R. D., Samocha, T., Sayre, R. T., Seger, M., Selvaratnam, T., Sui, R., Thomasson, A., Unc, A., Van Voorhies, W., Waller, P. M., Yao, Y. & Olivares, J. A., Mar 1 2017, In : Algal Research. 22, p. 166-186 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

biobased products
biofuels
algae
biomass production
energy use and consumption
9 Citations (Scopus)

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., 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Algal Research.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

biobased products
biofuels
algae
lipids
energy
1 Citation (Scopus)

Rinsing of high-aspect-ratio features on patterned wafers

Chiang, C. C., Kishore, J., Raghavan, S. & Shadman, F., Feb 1 2017, In : IEEE Transactions on Semiconductor Manufacturing. 30, 1, p. 60-68 9 p., 7586061.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

high aspect ratio
Aspect ratio
wafers
surface reactions
cleaning
5 Citations (Scopus)

Self-assembly of alkanethiolates directs sulfur bonding with GaAs(100)

Mancheno-Posso, P. & Muscat, A. J., Mar 1 2017, In : Applied Surface Science. 397, p. 1-12 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sulfur
Self assembly
Alkanes
Paraffins
Atoms
9 Citations (Scopus)

Sequential anaerobic-aerobic biodegradation of emerging insensitive munitions compound 3-nitro-1,2,4-triazol-5-one (NTO)

Madeira, C. L., Speet, S. A., Nieto, C. A., Abrell, L. M., Chorover, J., Sierra Alvarez, M. R. & Field, J. A., Jan 1 2017, In : Chemosphere. 167, p. 478-484 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bioreactors
Biodegradation
Pyruvic Acid
bioreactor
biodegradation
8 Citations (Scopus)
cost analysis
sorghum
distillation
Distillation
Crops
3 Citations (Scopus)

Slurry injection schemes on the extent of slurry mixing and availability during chemical mechanical planarization

Bahr, M., Sampurno, Y., Han, R. & Philipossian, A., 2017, In : Micromachines. 8, 6, 170.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chemical mechanical polishing
Availability
Polishing
Fluid mechanics
Hybrid systems
12 Citations (Scopus)

Spatial Models of Sewer Pipe Leakage Predict the Occurrence of Wastewater Indicators in Shallow Urban Groundwater

Roehrdanz, P. R., Feraud, M., Lee, D. G., Means, J. C., Snyder, S. A. & Holden, P. A., Feb 7 2017, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 51, 3, p. 1213-1223 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sewers
leakage
Groundwater
Wastewater
pipe

Speciation during wet etching of III-V semiconductors

Hinckley, A., Foster, E., Corley, T. & Muscat, A. J., Jan 1 2017, ECS Transactions. 2 ed. Electrochemical Society Inc., Vol. 80. p. 163-170 8 p.

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

Wet etching
Arsenic
Vapors
Etching
Hydrolysis
1 Citation (Scopus)

Stability of SiGe(100) surfaces after ammonium sulfide passivation

Heslop, S. L., Peckler, L. & Muscat, A. J., Jan 1 2017, ECS Transactions. 2 ed. Electrochemical Society Inc., Vol. 80. p. 147-153 7 p.

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

Passivation
Acids
Sulfur
Defects
Oxides
507 Citations (Scopus)

The Lancet Commission on pollution and health

Landrigan, P. J., Fuller, R., Acosta, N. J. R., Adeyi, O., Arnold, R. G., Basu, N., Baldé, A. B., Bertollini, R., Bose-O'Reilly, S., Boufford, J. I., Breysse, P. N., Chiles, T., Mahidol, C., Coll-Seck, A. M., Cropper, M. L., Fobil, J., Fuster, V., Greenstone, M., Haines, A., Hanrahan, D. & 27 others, Hunter, D., Khare, M., Krupnick, A., Lanphear, B., Lohani, B., Martin, K., Mathiasen, K. V., McTeer, M. A., Murray, C. J. L., Ndahimananjara, J. D., Perera, F., Potočnik, J., Preker, A. S., Ramesh, J., Rockström, J., Salinas, C., Samson, L. D., Sandilya, K., Sly, P. D., Smith, K. R., Steiner, A., Stewart, R. B., Suk, W. A., van Schayck, O. C. P., Yadama, G. N., Yumkella, K. & Zhong, M., Jan 1 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : The Lancet.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle