Chemical and Environmental Engineering

Research Output 1978 2020

2014
32 Citations (Scopus)

Fate and long-term inhibitory impact of ZnO nanoparticles during high-rate anaerobic wastewater treatment

Otero-González, L., Field, J. A. & Sierra Alvarez, M. R., Mar 15 2014, In : Journal of Environmental Management. 135, p. 110-117 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Waste Water
Wastewater treatment
Nanoparticles
Methanogens
Sewage
3 Citations (Scopus)

Field-scale monitoring of pharmaceutical compounds applied to active golf courses by recycled water

Young, M. H., Green, R. L., Conkle, J. L., McCullough, M., Devitt, D. A., Wright, L., Vanderford, B. J. & Snyder, S. A., 2014, In : Journal of Environmental Quality. 43, 2, p. 658-670 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

golf course
Drug products
rhizosphere
drug
drainage water
19 Citations (Scopus)

High pH (and not free ammonia) is responsible for Anammox inhibition in mildly alkaline solutions with excess of ammonium

Puyol, D., Carvajal-Arroyo, J. M., Li, G. B., Dougless, A., Fuentes-Velasco, M., Sierra Alvarez, M. R. & Field, J. A., 2014, In : Biotechnology Letters. 36, 10, p. 1981-1986 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ammonium Compounds
Ammonia
Oxidation
Substrates
Bacteria
31 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of emissions from shipping, land, and the ocean on stratocumulus cloud water elemental composition during the 2011 E-PEACE field campaign

Wang, Z., Sorooshian, A., Prabhakar, G., Coggon, M. M. & Jonsson, H. H., 2014, In : Atmospheric Environment. 89, p. 570-580 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

stratocumulus
volcanic cloud
cloud water
shipping
ocean
11 Citations (Scopus)
Polymerase chain reaction
Hydrogen peroxide
RNA
Flow rate
Oxidation
36 Citations (Scopus)

Increased susceptibility to methotrexate-induced toxicity in nonalcoholic steatohepatitis

Hardwick, R. N., Clarke, J. D., Lake, A. D., Canet, M. J., Anumol, T., Street, S. M., Merrell, M. D., Goedken, M. J., Snyder, S. A. & Cherrington, N. J., Nov 1 2014, In : Toxicological Sciences. 142, 1, p. 45-55 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Methotrexate
Toxicity
Pharmaceutical Preparations
Liver
Rodentia
60 Citations (Scopus)

Inhibition of anaerobic wastewater treatment after long-term exposure to low levels of CuO nanoparticles

Otero-González, L., Field, J. A. & Sierra Alvarez, M. R., Jul 1 2014, In : Water Research. 58, p. 160-168 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Waste Water
Wastewater treatment
Nanoparticles
methanogenesis
Sewage
9 Citations (Scopus)

In situ FTIR experimental results in the silylation of low-k films with hexamethyldisilazane dissolved in supercritical carbon dioxide

Vyhmeister, E., Reyes-Bozo, L., Valdés-González, H., Salazar, J. L., Muscat, A. J., Estévez, L. A. & Suleiman, D., 2014, In : Journal of Supercritical Fluids. 90, p. 134-143 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carbon Dioxide
carbon dioxide
Carbon dioxide
Gases
vapor phases
55 Citations (Scopus)

Key parameters controlling OH-initiated formation of secondary organic aerosol in the aqueous phase (aqSOA)

Ervens, B., Sorooshian, A., Lim, Y. B. & Turpin, B. J., 2014, In : Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics. 119, 7, p. 3997-4016 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aerosols
aerosols
aerosol
aerosol formation
Water
1 Citation (Scopus)

Kinetics and thermodynamics of anaerobic ammonium oxidation process using Brocadia spp. dominated mixed cultures

Puyol, D., Carvajal-Arroyo, J. M., Garcia, B., Sierra Alvarez, M. R. & Field, J. A., 2014, In : Water Science and Technology. 69, 8, p. 1682-1688 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

ammonium
thermodynamics
Thermodynamics
oxidation
kinetics
18 Citations (Scopus)

Laboratory dust generation and size-dependent characterization of metal and metalloid-contaminated mine tailings deposits

Gonzales, P., Felix, O., Alexander, C., Lutz, E. A., Ela, W. P. & Saez, A. E., Sep 15 2014, In : Journal of Hazardous Materials. 280, p. 619-626 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Metalloids
Tailings
Dust
tailings
Deposits

Leading institutional change through faculty support and engagement with administrators: Use of evidence based teaching practices

Burd, G. D., Tomanek, D. J., Blowers, P., Bolger, M. S., Cox, J., Elfring, L. K., Grubbs, E., Hunter, J., Johns, K. A., Lazos, L., Lysecky, R. L., Milsom, D., Novodvorsky, I. ., Pollard, J., Prather, E. E., Talanquer, V. A., Thamvichai, K., Tharp, H. S. & Wallace, C., 2014, Education Division 2014 - Core Programming Area at the 2014 AIChE Annual Meeting. AIChE, p. 509-517 9 p.

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

6 Citations (Scopus)

Magnesium oxide impregnated polyurethane to remove high levels of manganese cations from water

Choi, H., Woo, N. C., Jang, M., Cannon, F. S. & Snyder, S. A., Nov 5 2014, In : Separation and Purification Technology. 136, p. 184-189 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Magnesium Oxide
Polyurethanes
Magnesia
Manganese
Cations

Mass transfer model for gas-liquid system

Choi, J. & Blowers, P., 2014, Engineering Sciences and Fundamentals 2014 - Core Programming Area at the 2014 AIChE Annual Meeting. AIChE, Vol. 1. p. 491-504 14 p.

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

Mass transfer
Liquids
Gases
4 Citations (Scopus)

Mechanism of drug failure in Fusarium keratitis, 2004-2006

Bullock, J. D., Elder, B. L., Warwar, R. E., Snyder, S. A. & Sizemore, I. E., 2014, In : New England Journal of Medicine. 370, 1, p. 88-89 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fungal Eye Infections
Contact Lens Solutions
Fusariosis
Biguanides
Keratitis
2 Citations (Scopus)

Modeling the emission, transport and deposition of contaminated dust from a mine tailing site

Stovern, M., Betterton, E., Saez, A. E., Felix Villar, O. I., Rine, K. P., Russell, M. R. & King, M., 2014, In : Reviews on Environmental Health. 29, 1-2, p. 91-94 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tailings
Dust
Hydrodynamics
Aerosols
Impurities
9 Citations (Scopus)

Nanoparticle delivery of an akt/pdk1 inhibitor improves the therapeutic effect in pancreatic cancer

Lucero-Acuña, A., Jeffery, J. J., Abril, E. R., Nagle, R. B., Guzman, R. Z., Pagel, M. M. & Meuillet, E., 2014, In : International Journal of Nanomedicine. 9, 1, p. 5653-5665 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Therapeutic Uses
Pancreatic Neoplasms
Nanoparticles
Drug delivery
Tumors
55 Citations (Scopus)

Nitrite (not free nitrous acid) is the main inhibitor of the anammox process at common pH conditions

Puyol, D., Carvajal-Arroyo, J. M., Sierra Alvarez, M. R. & Field, J. A., 2014, In : Biotechnology Letters. 36, 3, p. 547-551 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nitrous Acid
Corrosion inhibitors
Nitrites
Ammonium Compounds
Oxidation
50 Citations (Scopus)

N -nitrosodimethylamine formation upon ozonation and identification of precursors source in a municipal wastewater treatment plant

Sgroi, M., Roccaro, P., Oelker, G. L. & Snyder, S. A., Sep 2 2014, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 48, 17, p. 10308-10315 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dimethylnitrosamine
Ozonization
Wastewater treatment
ammonia
ozone
27 Citations (Scopus)

Observations of continental biogenic impacts on marine aerosol and clouds off the coast of California

Coggon, M. M., Sorooshian, A., Wang, Z., Craven, J. S., Metcalf, A. R., Lin, J. J., Nenes, A., Jonsson, H. H., Flagan, R. C. & Seinfeld, J. H., Jun 16 2014, In : Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics. 119, 11, p. 6724-6748 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aerosols
coasts
stratocumulus
Coastal zones
aerosols
2 Citations (Scopus)
Bacilli
Escherichia coli
Oxidation
Monitoring
Sensors
4 Citations (Scopus)

Pd-Pt nanostructures on carbon nanofibers as an oxygen reduction electrocatalyst

Godinez-Garcia, A. & Gervasio, D. F., 2014, In : RSC Advances. 4, 79, p. 42009-42013 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carbon nanofibers
Electrocatalysts
Nanostructures
Oxygen
Catalysts
51 Citations (Scopus)

Pre-exposure to nitrite in the absence of ammonium strongly inhibits anammox

Carvajal-Arroyo, J. M., Puyol, D., Li, G., Lucero-Acuña, A., Sierra Alvarez, M. R. & Field, J. A., Jan 1 2014, In : Water Research. 48, 1, p. 52-60 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nitric oxide
Nitrites
Ammonium Compounds
nitrite
ammonium
17 Citations (Scopus)

Preparation and characterization of magnetic-core titanium dioxide: Implications for photocatalytic removal of ibuprofen

Kang, K., Jang, M., Cui, M., Qiu, P., Park, B., Snyder, S. A. & Khim, J., 2014, In : Journal of Molecular Catalysis A: Chemical. 390, p. 178-186 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Magnetic cores
magnetic cores
Ibuprofen
Titanium
titanium oxides
21 Citations (Scopus)

Results of an interlaboratory comparison of analytical methods for contaminants of emerging concern in water

Vanderford, B. J., Drewes, J. E., Eaton, A., Guo, Y. C., Haghani, A., Hoppe-Jones, C., Schluesener, M. P., Snyder, S. A., Ternes, T. & Wood, C. J., Jan 7 2014, In : Analytical Chemistry. 86, 1, p. 774-782 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Steroid hormones
Drinking Water
Impurities
Water
Deionized water

Review of national & International management approaches for compounds of emerging concerns

Rauch-Williams, T., Bieber, S., Dagnino, S., Dickenson, E., Drewes, J. E., Letzel, T. & Snyder, S. A., Oct 1 2014, 87th Annual Water Environment Federation Technical Exhibition and Conference, WEFTEC 2014. Water Environment Federation, p. 1082-1094 13 p. (87th Annual Water Environment Federation Technical Exhibition and Conference, WEFTEC 2014; vol. 10).

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

cation exchange capacity
European Union
Water
programme
water
18 Citations (Scopus)

Simulation of windblown dust transport from a mine tailings impoundment using a computational fluid dynamics model

Stovern, M., Felix, O., Csavina, J., Rine, K. P., Russell, M. R., Jones, R. M., King, M., Betterton, E. & Saez, A. E., 2014, In : Aeolian Research. 14, p. 75-83 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

impoundment
computational fluid dynamics
tailings
dust
simulation
33 Citations (Scopus)

Size-resolved dust and aerosol contaminants associated with copper and lead smelting emissions: Implications for emission management and human health

Csavina, J., Taylor, M. P., Félix, O., Rine, K. P., Saez, A. E. & Betterton, E., Sep 15 2014, In : Science of the Total Environment. 493, p. 750-756 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lead smelting
Copper smelting
Smelting
smelting
Aerosols
8 Citations (Scopus)

Socially responsible mining: The relationship between mining and poverty, human health and the environment

Maier, R. M., Díaz-Barriga, F., Field, J. A., Hopkins, J., Klein, B. & Poulton, M. M., 2014, In : Reviews on Environmental Health. 29, 1-2, p. 83-89 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Poverty
Health
poverty
health
Industry
4 Citations (Scopus)

Solar membrane distillation: Desalination for the navajo nation

Karanikola, V., Corral, A. F., Mette, P., Jiang, H., Arnoldand, R. G. & Ela, W. P., 2014, In : Reviews on Environmental Health. 29, 1-2, p. 67-70 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Distillation
Desalination
Groundwater
Osmosis
Membranes
33 Citations (Scopus)

Sources of nitrate in stratocumulus cloud water: Airborne measurements during the 2011 E-PEACE and 2013 NiCE studies

Prabhakar, G., Ervens, B., Wang, Z., Maudlin, L. C., Coggon, M. M., Jonsson, H. H., Seinfeld, J. H. & Sorooshian, A., 2014, In : Atmospheric Environment. 97, p. 166-173 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

stratocumulus
cloud water
nitrate
volcanic cloud
sea salt
25 Citations (Scopus)

Spatiotemporal distribution of airborne particulate metals and metalloids in a populated arid region

Prabhakar, G., Sorooshian, A., Toffol, E., Arellano, A. F. & Betterton, E., 2014, In : Atmospheric Environment. 92, p. 339-347 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

arid region
metal
tracer
urban site
smelting
7 Citations (Scopus)

Stability of alumina, ceria, and silica nanoparticles in municipal wastewater

Otero-González, L., Barbero, I., Field, J. A., Shadman, F. & Sierra Alvarez, M. R., 2014, In : Water Science and Technology. 70, 9, p. 1533-1539 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aluminum Oxide
Cerium compounds
Waste Water
Silicon Dioxide
Nanoparticles
27 Citations (Scopus)

Starved anammox cells are less resistant to NO2- inhibition

Carvajal-Arroyo, J. M., Puyol, D., Li, G., Swartwout, A., Sierra Alvarez, M. R. & Field, J. A., Nov 15 2014, In : Water Research. 65, p. 170-176 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

nitrite
Biomass
ammonium
Bacteria
Adenosinetriphosphate
1 Citation (Scopus)

Synthesis of 13C and 15N labeled 2,4-dinitroanisole

Jagadish, B., Field, J. A., Chorover, J., Sierra Alvarez, M. R., Abrell, L. M. & Mash, E. A., May 30 2014, In : Journal of Labelled Compounds and Radiopharmaceuticals. 57, 6, p. 434-436 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nitrates
Nitration
Byproducts
anisole
2,4-dinitroanisole
6 Citations (Scopus)

The intracellular proton gradient enables anaerobic ammonia oxidizing (anammox) bacteria to tolerate NO<inf>2</inf><sup>-</sup> inhibition

Carvajal-Arroyo, J. M., Puyol, D., Li, G., Sierra Alvarez, M. R. & Field, J. A., Dec 1 2014, In : Journal of Biotechnology. Part A, p. 265-267 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cyanides
Nitrites
Ammonia
Protons
Bacteria
39 Citations (Scopus)

The occurrence and fate of chemicals of emerging concern in coastal urban rivers receiving discharge of treated municipal wastewater effluent

Sengupta, A., Lyons, J. M., Smith, D. J., Drewes, J. E., Snyder, S. A., Heil, A. & Maruya, K. A., Feb 2014, In : Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry. 33, 2, p. 350-358 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Waste Water
river discharge
Rivers
Discharge (fluid mechanics)
Effluents
18 Citations (Scopus)

The role of pH on the resistance of resting- and active anammox bacteria to NO2- inhibition

Carvajal-Arroyo, J. M., Puyol, D., Li, G., Sierra Alvarez, M. R. & Field, J. A., 2014, In : Biotechnology and Bioengineering. 111, 10, p. 1949-1956 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nitrites
Bacteria
Bioreactors
Biomass
Ammonium Compounds
4 Citations (Scopus)

The start of ebullition in quiescent, yield-stress fluids

Sherwood, D. J. & Saez, A. E., Apr 15 2014, In : Nuclear Engineering and Design. 270, p. 101-108 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Slurries
Radioactive Waste
Shear strength
boiling
Yield stress
19 Citations (Scopus)
Chlorates
chlorates
Hypochlorous Acid
Boron
Diamond films
71 Citations (Scopus)

Understanding persulfate production at boron doped diamond film anodes

Davis, J., Baygents, J. C. & Farrell, J., Dec 20 2014, In : Electrochimica Acta. 150, p. 68-74 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Boron
Diamond films
Anodes
Electrodes
Oxidation
2013
3 Citations (Scopus)

Adsorption of arsenic on pre-treated zeolite at different ph levels

Mejia-Zamudio, F., Valenzuela-Garcia, J., Gomez-Alvarez, A., Meza-Figueroa, D. & Ela, W. P., Nov 2013, In : Chemical Speciation and Bioavailability. 25, 4, p. 280-284 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Zeolites
Arsenic
Adsorption
Metals
Water
34 Citations (Scopus)

Aerosol and precipitation chemistry in the southwestern United States: Spatiotemporal trends and interrelationships

Sorooshian, A., Shingler, T., Harpold, A., Feagles, C. W., Meixner, T. & Brooks, P., 2013, In : Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics. 13, 15, p. 7361-7379 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

precipitation (chemistry)
aerosol
snow
monsoon
acid neutralization
8 Citations (Scopus)

Aggressive diamond characterization and wear analysis during chemical mechanical planarization

Wu, C., Zhuang, Y., Liao, X., Jiao, Y., Sampurno, Y. A., Theng, S., Sun, F., Naman, A. & Philipossian, A., 2013, In : ECS Journal of Solid State Science and Technology. 2, 1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Diamond
Chemical mechanical polishing
Diamonds
Wear of materials
Polishing

Aggressive diamond characterization and wear analysis during chemical mechanical planarization

Philipossian, A., Wu, C., Zhuang, Y., Liao, X., Jiao, Y., Sampurno, Y., Theng, S., Sun, F. & Naman, A., 2013, ECS Transactions. 1 ed. Vol. 52. p. 597-603 7 p.

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

Chemical mechanical polishing
Diamonds
Wear of materials
Polishing
Microelectronics
12 Citations (Scopus)

A satellite perspective on cloud water to rain water conversion rates and relationships with environmental conditions

Sorooshian, A., Wang, Z., Feingold, G. & L'Ecuyer, T. S., Jun 27 2013, In : Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics. 118, 12, p. 6643-6650 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

cloud water
rain
Aerosols
Rain
environmental conditions
8 Citations (Scopus)

Assessing protein oxidation by inorganic nanoparticles with enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA)

Sun, W., Luna-Velasco, A., Sierra Alvarez, M. R. & Field, J. A., Mar 2013, In : Biotechnology and Bioengineering. 110, 3, p. 694-701 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Immunosorbents
Nanoparticles
Assays
Enzymes
Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay
21 Citations (Scopus)

Assessment of the effectiveness of secondary wastewater treatment technologies to remove trace chemicals of emerging concern

Rojas, M. R., Leung, C., Bonk, F., Zhu, Y., Edwards, L., Arnold, R. G., Saez, A. E. & Klečka, G., Jan 1 2013, In : Critical Reviews in Environmental Science and Technology. 43, 12, p. 1281-1314 34 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Wastewater treatment
Biodegradability
Statistical methods
statistical analysis
environmental technology
4 Citations (Scopus)

Assessment of theoretical methods for the study of hydrogen abstraction kinetics of global warming gas species during their degradation and byproduct formation (IUPAC technical report)

Ramasami, P., Abdallah, H. H., Archibong, E. F., Blowers, P., Ford, T. A., Kakkar, R., Shuai, Z. & Schaefer, H. F., 2013, In : Pure and Applied Chemistry. 85, 9, p. 1901-1918 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Global warming
Byproducts
Hydrogen
Gases
Degradation
28 Citations (Scopus)

Association between water consumption from polycarbonate containers and bisphenol a intake during harsh environmental conditions in summer

Makris, K. C., Andra, S. S., Jia, A., Herrick, L., Christophi, C. A., Snyder, S. A. & Hauser, R., Apr 2 2013, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 47, 7, p. 3333-3343 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

polycarbonate
Containers
environmental conditions
Water
summer