Chemical and Environmental Engineering

Research Output 1978 2020

2016
30 Citations (Scopus)
Biodegradability
sulfonate
Toxicity
toxicity
Degradation
8 Citations (Scopus)

Microbial toxicity and characterization of DNAN (bio)transformation product mixtures

Olivares, C. I., Sierra Alvarez, M. R., Alvarez-Nieto, C., Abrell, L. M., Chorover, J. & Field, J. A., Jul 1 2016, In : Chemosphere. 154, p. 499-506 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

biotransformation
Toxicity
Dimers
toxicity
Poisons
9 Citations (Scopus)

Microbial toxicity of ionic species leached from the II-VI semiconductor materials, cadmium telluride (CdTe) and cadmium selenide (CdSe)

Ramos-Ruiz, A., Zeng, C., Sierra Alvarez, M. R., Teixeira, L. H. & Field, J. A., Nov 1 2016, In : Chemosphere. 162, p. 131-138 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cadmium telluride
telluride
Semiconductors
Cadmium
Toxicity
6 Citations (Scopus)

Modeling the oxidation of phenolic compounds by hydrogen peroxide photolysis

Zhang, T., Cheng, L., Ma, L., Meng, F., Arnold, R. G. & Saez, A. E., Oct 1 2016, In : Chemosphere. 161, p. 349-357 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Photolysis
phenolic compound
hydroxyl radical
photolysis
Hydrogen peroxide
11 Citations (Scopus)

Natural production of organohalide compounds in the environment

Field, J. A., Jan 1 2016, Organohalide-Respiring Bacteria. Springer Berlin Heidelberg, p. 7-29 23 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

organochlorine
ether
Ethers
Phenyl Ethers
Enzymes
10 Citations (Scopus)

Nitrate Reverses Severe Nitrite Inhibition of Anaerobic Ammonium Oxidation (Anammox) Activity in Continuously-Fed Bioreactors

Li, G., Sierra Alvarez, M. R., Vilcherrez, D., Weiss, S., Gill, C., Krzmarzick, M. J., Abrell, L. M. & Field, J. A., Oct 4 2016, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 50, 19, p. 10518-10526 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nitrites
Bioreactors
Ammonium Compounds
Nitrates
bioreactor
25 Citations (Scopus)

N-nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA) formation during ozonation of wastewater and water treatment polymers

Sgroi, M., Roccaro, P., Oelker, G. & Snyder, S. A., Feb 1 2016, In : Chemosphere. 144, p. 1618-1623 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dimethylnitrosamine
Ozonization
Water Purification
Waste Water
Water treatment
36 Citations (Scopus)

Occurrence and fate of emerging trace organic chemicals in wastewater plants in Chennai, India

Anumol, T., Vijayanandan, A., Park, M., Philip, L. & Snyder, S. A., Jul 1 2016, In : Environment International. 92-93, p. 33-42 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

organic compound
wastewater
drug
effluent
chemical

One year at Chemosphere: Reflections on the peer review process

Snyder, S. A., Feb 1 2016, In : Chemosphere. 144, p. xv-xvi

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Peer Review
16 Citations (Scopus)

Online solid phase extraction with liquid chromatography–tandem mass spectrometry for determination of estrogens and glucocorticoids in water

Goh, S. X. L., Duarah, A., Zhang, L., Snyder, S. A. & Lee, H. K., Sep 23 2016, In : Journal of Chromatography A. 1465, p. 9-19 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Solid Phase Extraction
Glucocorticoids
Mass spectrometry
Mass Spectrometry
Estrogens
55 Citations (Scopus)

Organic Contaminant Abatement in Reclaimed Water by UV/H2O2 and a Combined Process Consisting of O3/H2O2 Followed by UV/H2O2: Prediction of Abatement Efficiency, Energy Consumption, and Byproduct Formation

Lee, Y., Gerrity, D., Lee, M., Gamage, S., Pisarenko, A., Trenholm, R. A., Canonica, S., Snyder, S. A. & Von Gunten, U., Apr 19 2016, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 50, 7, p. 3809-3819 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ozonization
Bromates
Byproducts
Dimethylnitrosamine
Effluents
14 Citations (Scopus)

Ozonation of Cylindrospermopsin (Cyanotoxin): Degradation Mechanisms and Cytotoxicity Assessments

Yan, S., Jia, A., Merel, S., Snyder, S. A., O'Shea, K. E., Dionysiou, D. D. & Song, W., Feb 2 2016, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 50, 3, p. 1437-1446 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ozonization
Cytotoxicity
Degradation
degradation
Ozone
3 Citations (Scopus)

Performance analysis of exponential-fed perfusion cultures for pDNA vaccines production

García-Rendón, A., Munguía-Soto, R., Montesinos-Cisneros, R. M., Guzman, R. Z. & Tejeda-Mansir, A., 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Chemical Technology and Biotechnology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

DNA Vaccines
vaccine
plasmid
Plasmids
Perfusion
28 Citations (Scopus)

Phenyl-functionalized magnetic palm-based powdered activated carbon for the effective removal of selected pharmaceutical and endocrine-disruptive compounds

Wong, K. T., Yoon, Y., Snyder, S. A. & Jang, M., Jun 1 2016, In : Chemosphere. 152, p. 71-80 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Activated carbon
Drug products
activated carbon
Sorption
drug

Planarization with suspended polyurethane beads and a stiff counterface: Pad-in-a-bottle experiments and simulation

Boning, D., Fan, W., Zhuang, Y., Sampurno, Y. & Philipossian, A., Feb 17 2016, 2015 International Conference on Planarization/CMP Technology, ICPT 2015. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 7411978

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

Polyurethanes
Bottles
polycarbonate
Polishing
Oxides
9 Citations (Scopus)

Precipitation susceptibility in marine stratocumulus and shallow cumulus from airborne measurements

Jung, E., Albrecht, B. A., Sorooshian, A., Zuidema, P. & Jonsson, H. H., Sep 14 2016, In : Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics. 16, 17, p. 11395-11413 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

stratocumulus
cumulus
liquid
boundary layer
flight
13 Citations (Scopus)

Predicting trace organic compound attenuation with spectroscopic parameters in powdered activated carbon processes

Ziska, A. D., Park, M., Anumol, T. & Snyder, S. A., Aug 1 2016, In : Chemosphere. 156, p. 163-171 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Organic compounds
Activated carbon
activated carbon
organic compound
Carbon
1 Citation (Scopus)

Reconciling PM10 analyses by different sampling methods for Iron King Mine tailings dust

Li, X., Félix, O. I., Gonzales, P., Saez, A. E. & Ela, W. P., Mar 1 2016, In : Reviews on Environmental Health. 31, 1, p. 37-41 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Iron mines
Tailings
Dust
Iron
Sampling
23 Citations (Scopus)

Recovery of Elemental Tellurium Nanoparticles by the Reduction of Tellurium Oxyanions in a Methanogenic Microbial Consortium

Ramos-Ruiz, A., Field, J. A., Wilkening, J. V. & Sierra Alvarez, M. R., Feb 2 2016, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 50, 3, p. 1492-1500 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tellurium
tellurium
Nanoparticles
Recovery
Riboflavin
6 Citations (Scopus)

Recovery of palladium(II) by methanogenic granular sludge

Pat-Espadas, A. M., Field, J. A., Otero-Gonzalez, L., Razo-Flores, E., Cervantes, F. J. & Sierra Alvarez, M. R., Feb 1 2016, In : Chemosphere. 144, p. 745-753 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

formic acid
palladium
Palladium
Sewage
Ethanol
4 Citations (Scopus)

Release of arsenic from metal oxide sorbents under simulated mature landfill conditions

Guzmán, H. M., Li, J., Keshta, M., Saez, A. E. & Ela, W. P., May 1 2016, In : Chemosphere. 151, p. 84-93 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)

Self-assembly of a 1-eicosanethiolate layer on InSb(100)

Contreras, Y. & Muscat, A. J., May 1 2016, In : Applied Surface Science. 370, p. 67-75 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Self assembly
Alkanes
Paraffins
Molecules
Fluidity
4 Citations (Scopus)

Solar-driven membrane distillation demonstration in Leupp, Arizona

Ravisankar, V. A., Seaman, R., Mirchandani, S., Arnold, R. G. & Ela, W. P., Mar 1 2016, In : Reviews on Environmental Health. 31, 1, p. 79-83 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Distillation
Demonstrations
Membranes
water
Drought
8 Citations (Scopus)

Sonochemical degradation of perfluorinated chemicals in aqueous film-forming foams

Rodriguez-Freire, L., Abad-Fernández, N., Sierra Alvarez, M. R., Hoppe-Jones, C., Peng, H., Giesy, J. P., Snyder, S. A. & Keswani, M. K., Nov 5 2016, In : Journal of Hazardous Materials. 317, p. 275-283 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fluorocarbons
foam
Foams
Carbon
Dilution
16 Citations (Scopus)

Stratocumulus cloud clearings and notable thermodynamic and aerosol contrasts across the clear-cloudy interface

Crosbie, E., Wang, Z., Sorooshian, A., Chuang, P. Y., Craven, J. S., Coggon, M. M., Brunke, M., Zeng, X., Jonsson, H., Woods, R. K., Flagan, R. C. & Seinfeld, J. H., Mar 1 2016, In : Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences. 73, 3, p. 1083-1099 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

stratocumulus
thermodynamics
aerosol
flight
volcanic cloud
2 Citations (Scopus)

Study of Low-k Film Functionalization and Pore Sealing Using Chlorosilanes Dissolved in Supercritical Carbon Dioxide

Vyhmeister, E., Reyes-Bozo, L., Rodríguez-Maecker, R., Muscat, A. J., Suleiman, D. & Estévez, L. A., Jul 2 2016, In : Chemical Engineering Communications. 203, 7, p. 880-889 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carbon Dioxide
Carbon dioxide
Ellipsometry
Hydrophobicity
Pore size
53 Citations (Scopus)

Temporal profile of PM10 and associated health effects in one of the most polluted cities of the world (Ahvaz, Iran) between 2009 and 2014

Maleki, H., Sorooshian, A., Goudarzi, G., Nikfal, A. & Baneshi, M. M., Sep 1 2016, In : Aeolian Research. 22, p. 135-140 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

World Health Organization
desert
aerosol
software
mortality
3 Citations (Scopus)
footprint
greenhouse gas
environmental impact
life cycle
methodology
2 Citations (Scopus)

Three-dimensional computational fluid dynamics modeling of particle uptake by an occupational air sampler using manually-scaled and adaptive grids

Landázuri, A. C., Saez, A. E. & Anthony, T. R., May 1 2016, In : Journal of Aerosol Science. 95, p. 54-66 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

computational fluid dynamics
sampler
Computational fluid dynamics
air
Air
13 Citations (Scopus)

Time-resolved molecular characterization of organic aerosols by PILS + UPLC/ESI-Q-TOFMS

Zhang, X., Dalleska, N. F., Huang, D. D., Bates, K. H., Sorooshian, A., Flagan, R. C. & Seinfeld, J. H., Apr 1 2016, In : Atmospheric Environment. 130, p. 180-189 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

sampler
aerosol
liquid
isoprene
atmospheric chemistry
6 Citations (Scopus)

Toward an understanding of lipid and starch accumulation in microalgae: A proteomic study of Neochloris oleoabundans cultivated under N-limited heterotrophic conditions

Morales-Sánchez, D., Kyndt, J., Ogden, K. L. & Martinez, A., Dec 1 2016, In : Algal Research. 20, p. 22-34 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ettlia oleoabundans
microalgae
proteomics
starch
pyruvate dehydrogenase (lipoamide)
19 Citations (Scopus)

Transformation of Polyfluorinated compounds in natural waters by advanced oxidation processes

Anumol, T., Dagnino, S., Vandervort, D. R. & Snyder, S. A., Feb 1 2016, In : Chemosphere. 144, p. 1780-1787 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

carboxylic acid
Carboxylic Acids
Carboxylic acids
oxidation
Oxidation
14 Citations (Scopus)

Treatment of acid rock drainage using a sulfate-reducing bioreactor with zero-valent iron

Ayala-Parra, P., Sierra Alvarez, M. R. & Field, J. A., May 5 2016, In : Journal of Hazardous Materials. 308, p. 97-105 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bioreactors
bioreactor
Sulfates
Drainage
Iron
12 Citations (Scopus)

Understanding acoustic cavitation for sonolytic degradation of p-cresol as a model contaminant

Balachandran, R., Patterson, Z., Deymier, P. A., Snyder, S. A. & Keswani, M. K., Mar 1 2016, In : Chemosphere. 147, p. 52-59 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

cavitation
hydroxyl radical
Cavitation
Acoustics
Hydroxyl Radical
50 Citations (Scopus)

Use of fluorescence EEM to monitor the removal of emerging contaminants in full scale wastewater treatment plants

Sgroi, M., Roccaro, P., Korshin, G. V., Greco, V., Sciuto, S., Anumol, T., Snyder, S. A. & Vagliasindi, F. G. A., Mar 4 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Hazardous Materials.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Waste Water
Wastewater treatment
fluorescence
Fluorescence
Impurities
7 Citations (Scopus)

Windblown dust deposition forecasting and spread of contamination around mine tailings

Stovern, M., Guzmán, H., Rine, K. P., Felix, O., King, M., Ela, W. P., Betterton, E. & Saez, A. E., 2016, In : ATMOSPHERE. 7, 2, 16.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

tailings
dust
impoundment
wind erosion
particulate matter
12 Citations (Scopus)

Zebrafish embryo toxicity of anaerobic biotransformation products from the insensitive munitions compound 2,4-dinitroanisole

Olivares, C. I., Sierra Alvarez, M. R., Abrell, L. M., Chorover, J., Simonich, M., Tanguay, R. L. & Field, J. A., Nov 1 2016, In : Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry. 35, 11, p. 2774-2781 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

biotransformation
Zebrafish
Biotransformation
Toxicity
embryo
2015
3 Citations (Scopus)

Adaptation of a methanogenic consortium to arsenite inhibition

Rodriguez-Freire, L., Moore, S. E., Sierra Alvarez, M. R. & Field, J. A., Dec 1 2015, In : Water, Air, and Soil Pollution. 226, 12, 414.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

arsenite
Arsenic
arsenic
sludge
Metalloids
19 Citations (Scopus)

Adsorption of novel insensitive munitions compounds at clay mineral and metal oxide surfaces

Linker, B. R., Khatiwada, R., Perdrial, N., Abrell, L. M., Sierra Alvarez, M. R., Field, J. A. & Chorover, J., 2015, In : Environmental Chemistry. 12, 1, p. 74-84 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Clay minerals
Oxides
clay mineral
Metals
adsorption
29 Citations (Scopus)

An overview of regional and local characteristics of aerosols in South Africa using satellite, ground, and modeling data

Hersey, S. P., Garland, R. M., Crosbie, E., Shingler, T., Sorooshian, A., Piketh, S. & Burger, R., Apr 24 2015, In : Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics. 15, 8, p. 4259-4278 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

aerosol
modeling
optical depth
air quality
MODIS
31 Citations (Scopus)
Waste Water
Mass spectrometry
Mass Spectrometry
mass spectrometry
Impurities
64 Citations (Scopus)

Approaches to polymer electrolyte membrane fuel cells (PEMFCs) and their cost

Guerrero Moreno, N., Cisneros Molina, M., Gervasio, D. F. & Pérez Robles, J. F., Aug 22 2015, In : Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews. 52, p. 897-906 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Proton exchange membrane fuel cells (PEMFC)
Costs
Membranes
Catalysts
Cost reduction
24 Citations (Scopus)

Arsenic remediation by formation of arsenic sulfide minerals in a continuous anaerobic bioreactor

Rodriguez-Freire, L., Moore, S. E., Sierra Alvarez, M. R., Root, R. A., Chorover, J. & Field, J. A., 2015, (Accepted/In press) In : Biotechnology and Bioengineering.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sulfide minerals
Arsenic
Bioreactors
Remediation
Minerals
1 Citation (Scopus)

Batch equilibrium and kinetic studies of plasmid pCI adsorption onto perfusion particles

Pérez-Martínez, Y., Montesinos-Cisneros, R. M., Guerrero-Germán, P., Guzman, R. Z. & Tejeda-Mansir, A., Jan 20 2015, In : Journal of Liquid Chromatography and Related Technologies. 38, 2, p. 196-200 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Adsorption
Plasmids
Perfusion
Adsorbents
Kinetics
21 Citations (Scopus)

Bioanalytical tools: Half a century of application for potable reuse

Leusch, F. D. L. & Snyder, S. A., 2015, In : Environmental Science: Water Research and Technology. 1, 5, p. 606-621 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Water
Animals
water
Pharmacokinetics
Bioassay
26 Citations (Scopus)

Biotransformation and degradation of the insensitive munitions compound, 3-nitro-1,2,4-triazol-5-one, by soil bacterial communities

Krzmarzick, M. J., Khatiwada, R., Olivares, C. I., Abrell, L. M., Sierra Alvarez, M. R., Chorover, J. & Field, J. A., May 5 2015, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 49, 9, p. 5681-5688 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

biotransformation
Soils
Degradation
degradation
microcosm
20 Citations (Scopus)
Cadmium telluride
telluride
Surface chemistry
Cadmium
Leaching
6 Citations (Scopus)

CCN properties of organic aerosol collected below and within marine stratocumulus clouds near Monterey, California

Asa-Awuku, A., Sorooshian, A., Flagan, R. C., Seinfeld, J. H. & Nenes, A., 2015, In : ATMOSPHERE. 6, 11, p. 1590-1607 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

stratocumulus
cloud condensation nucleus
aerosol
cloud droplet
surface tension
2 Citations (Scopus)

Characterization of cavitation in ultrasonic or megasonic irradiated gas saturated solutions using a hydrophone

Zhao, M., Balachandran, R., Madigappu, P. R., Yam, P., Zanelli, C., Sierra Alvarez, M. R. & Keswani, M. K., 2015, Solid State Phenomena. Trans Tech Publications Ltd, Vol. 219. p. 165-169 5 p. (Solid State Phenomena; vol. 219).

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

Hydrophones
hydrophones
cavitation flow
Cavitation
ultrasonics

Chemical passivation of In0.53Ga0.47As(100) using ammonium sulfide and thiols

Contreras, Y. & Muscat, A. J., 2015, ECS Transactions. 8 ed. Electrochemical Society Inc., Vol. 69. p. 261-267 7 p.

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

Passivation
Oxides
X ray photoelectron spectroscopy
Substrates
Surface structure