Chemical and Environmental Engineering

Research Output

2016

Impact of Middle Eastern dust storms on indoor and outdoor composition of bioaerosol

Goudarzi, G., Soleimani, Z., Sorooshian, A., Marzouni, M. B. & Maleki, H., Aug 1 2016, In : Atmospheric Environment. 138, p. 135-143 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

40 Scopus citations

In Focus: Materials and the Environment Symposium

López-Honorato, E., Sierra Alvarez, M. R. & González, R. L., Aug 1 2016, In : Journal of Chemical Technology and Biotechnology. 91, 8, p. 2147 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

In silico design of calixarene-based arsenic acid removal agents

Mondragón-Solórzano, G., Sierra Alvarez, M. R., López-Honorato, E. & Barroso-Flores, J., Jun 1 2016, In : Journal of Inclusion Phenomena. 85, 1-2, p. 169-174 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

In-Situ FTIR Kinetic Study in the Silylation of Low-k Films with Hexamethyldisilazane Dissolved in Supercritical CO2

Vyhmeister, E., Valdés-González, H., Reyes-Bozo, L., Rodríguez-Maecker, R., Muscat, A. J., Estévez, L. A. & Suleiman, D., Jul 2 2016, In : Chemical Engineering Communications. 203, 7, p. 908-916 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Investigation of Acoustic Cavitation in Aqueous Surfactant Solutions for Cleaning Applications

Zhao, M., Alobeidli, A., Chen, X., Yam, P., Zanelli, C., Maraviov, S., Nagel, M., Shadman, F. & Keswani, M. K., Jan 1 2016, In : MRS Advances. 1, 31, p. 2255-2260 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Iron sulfide attenuates the methanogenic toxicity of elemental copper and zinc oxide nanoparticles and their soluble metal ion analogs

Gonzalez-Estrella, J., Gallagher, S., Sierra Alvarez, M. R. & Field, J. A., Apr 1 2016, In : Science of the Total Environment. 548-549, p. 380-389 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

Is there a need to act on contaminants of emerging concerns in your watershed? a management approach to assess and reduce risk for aquatic and human health

Rauch-Williams, T., Dickenson, E., Deslaurier, S., Drewes, J. E., Snyder, S. & Bieber, S., Jan 1 2016, WEFTEC 2016 - 89th Water Environment Federation Annual Technical Exhibition and Conference. Water Environment Federation, p. 4315-4321 7 p. (WEFTEC 2016 - 89th Water Environment Federation Annual Technical Exhibition and Conference; vol. 6).

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

Meteorological and aerosol effects on marine cloud microphysical properties

Sanchez, K. J., Russell, L. M., Modini, R. L., Frossard, A. A., Ahlm, L., Corrigan, C. E., Roberts, G. C., Hawkins, L. N., Schroder, J. C., Bertram, A. K., Zhao, R., Lee, A. K. Y., Lin, J. J., Nenes, A., Wang, Z., Wonaschütz, A., Sorooshian, A., Noone, K. J., Jonsson, H., Toom, D. & 3 others, Macdonald, A. M., Leaitch, W. R. & Seinfeld, J. H., Apr 27 2016, In : Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics. 121, 8, p. 4142-4161 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations

Method for accelerated diamond fracture characterization in chemical mechanical planarization

Han, R., Wei, X., Zhuang, Y., Sampurno, Y. A. & Philipossian, A., Jan 5 2016, In : Microelectronic Engineering. 149, p. 37-40 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations
33 Scopus citations

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

8 Scopus citations

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

9 Scopus citations

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

8 Scopus citations

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

14 Scopus citations

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

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

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

25 Scopus citations

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

40 Scopus citations

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

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

21 Scopus citations

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

59 Scopus citations

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

15 Scopus citations

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

3 Scopus citations

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

31 Scopus citations

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

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

10 Scopus citations

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

17 Scopus citations

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

1 Scopus citations

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

27 Scopus citations

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

6 Scopus citations

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

4 Scopus citations

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

5 Scopus citations

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

4 Scopus citations

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

11 Scopus citations

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

17 Scopus citations

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

2 Scopus citations

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

58 Scopus citations
3 Scopus citations

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

2 Scopus citations

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

13 Scopus citations

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

8 Scopus citations

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

22 Scopus citations

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

16 Scopus citations

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

14 Scopus citations

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

55 Scopus citations

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

9 Scopus citations

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

12 Scopus citations
2015

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

4 Scopus citations

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

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Scopus citations

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

35 Scopus citations
34 Scopus citations