BI: Environmental Biotechnology, Swette Center for (EB)

Research Output 2005 2019

Article
56 Citations (Scopus)
Photocatalysis
Biofilms
Biodegradation
biofilm
biodegradation
16 Citations (Scopus)

2,4,6-trichlorophenol (TCP) photobiodegradation and its effect on community structure

Zhang, Y., Pu, X., Fang, M., Zhu, J., Chen, L. & Rittmann, B., Jul 2012, In : Biodegradation. 23, 4, p. 575-583 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biofilms
biofilm
community structure
Photodegradation
photodegradation
17 Citations (Scopus)

2,4-DNT removal in intimately coupled photobiocatalysis: The roles of adsorption, photolysis, photocatalysis, and biotransformation

Wen, D., Li, G., Xing, R., Park, S. & Rittmann, B., Jul 2012, In : Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology. 95, 1, p. 263-272 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2,4-dinitrotoluene
Photolysis
Biotransformation
Adsorption
2,6-dinitrotoluene
71 Citations (Scopus)

Ab initio and in situ comparison of caffeine, triclosan, and triclocarban as indicators of sewage-derived microbes in surface waters

Young, T. A., Heidler, J., Matos-Pérez, C. R., Sapkota, A., Toler, T., Gibson, K. E., Schwab, K. J. & Halden, R., May 1 2008, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 42, 9, p. 3335-3340 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Triclosan
Caffeine
Sewage
Surface waters
Wastewater
36 Citations (Scopus)

A biofilm model to understand the onset of sulfate reduction in denitrifying membrane biofilm reactors

Tang, Y., Ontiveros-Valencia, A., Feng, L., Zhou, C., Krajmalnik-Brown, R. & Rittmann, B., Mar 2013, In : Biotechnology and Bioengineering. 110, 3, p. 763-772 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biofilms
Sulfates
Membranes
Nitrates
Bacteria
3 Citations (Scopus)

A biogeochemical framework for bioremediation of plutonium(V) in the subsurface environment

Deo, R. P. & Rittmann, B., Jul 2012, In : Biodegradation. 23, 4, p. 525-534 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Plutonium
Environmental Biodegradation
Bioremediation
plutonium
bioremediation
11 Citations (Scopus)

A biogeochemical framework for metal detoxification in sulfidic systems

Schwarz, A. O. & Rittmann, B., Dec 2007, In : Biodegradation. 18, 6, p. 675-692 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Detoxification
Sulfides
detoxification
Metals
sulfide
3 Citations (Scopus)

Absolute quantification of norovirus capsid protein in food, water, and soil using synthetic peptides with electrospray and MALDI mass spectrometry

Hartmann, E. M., Colquhoun, D. R., Schwab, K. J. & Halden, R., Apr 9 2015, In : Journal of Hazardous Materials. 286, p. 525-532 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Norovirus
Matrix-Assisted Laser Desorption-Ionization Mass Spectrometry
Capsid Proteins
peptide
Peptides
18 Citations (Scopus)

Accelerating Quinoline Biodegradation and Oxidation with Endogenous Electron Donors

Bai, Q., Yang, L., Li, R., Chen, B., Zhang, L., Zhang, Y. & Rittmann, B., Sep 1 2015, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 49, 19, p. 11536-11542 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biodegradation
biodegradation
oxidation
oxygenation
electron
2 Citations (Scopus)
Alkalies
Sulfates
Sol-gels
Protons
Hydrogen

Acclimation of nitrifying biomass to phenol leads to persistent resistance to inhibition

Zou, S., Yan, N., Zhang, C., Zhou, Y., Wu, X., Wang, J., Liu, Y., Zhang, Y. & Rittmann, B., Nov 25 2019, In : Science of the Total Environment. 693, 133622.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Phenol
acclimation
Phenols
phenol
Biomass
4 Citations (Scopus)

Accurate O2 delivery enabled benzene biodegradation through aerobic activation followed by denitrification-coupled mineralization

Liu, Z., Zhou, C., Ontiveros-Valencia, A., Luo, Y. H., Long, M., Xu, H. & Rittmann, B., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Biotechnology and Bioengineering.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Denitrification
Biodegradation
Benzene
Chemical activation
Respiration
3 Citations (Scopus)
Anaerobic digestion
Methane
Wastewater treatment
activated sludge
Recycling
2 Citations (Scopus)

Activated carbon as a means of limiting bioaccumulation of organochlorine pesticides, triclosan, triclocarban, and fipronil from sediments rich in organic matter

Dang, V. D., Kroll, K. J., Supowit, S. D., Halden, R. & Denslow, N. D., Apr 1 2018, In : Chemosphere. 197, p. 627-633 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Triclosan
Bioaccumulation
Pesticides
Activated carbon
Biological materials
6 Citations (Scopus)

Active sampling device for determining pollutants in surface and pore water - The in situ sampler for biphasic water monitoring

Supowit, S. D., Roll, I. B., Dang, V. D., Kroll, K. J., Denslow, N. D. & Halden, R., Feb 24 2016, In : Scientific Reports. 6, 21886.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Equipment and Supplies
Water
Solid Phase Extraction
Colony Collapse
Limit of Detection
44 Citations (Scopus)

Advanced control for photoautotrophic growth and CO2-utilization efficiency using a membrane carbonation photobioreactor (MCPBR)

Kim, H. W., Marcus, A., Shin, J. H. & Rittmann, B., Jun 1 2011, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 45, 11, p. 5032-5038 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Photobioreactors
Carbonation
membrane
Membranes
Biomass
41 Citations (Scopus)

Advanced nutrient removal from surface water by a consortium of attached microalgae and bacteria: A review

Liu, J., Wu, Y., Wu, C., Muylaert, K., Vyverman, W., Yu, H. Q., Muñoz, R. & Rittmann, B., 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Bioresource Technology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Surface waters
Nutrients
Bacteria
surface water
bacterium
1 Citation (Scopus)

Advancements in molecular techniques and applications in environmental engineering

Mahendra, S., Gedalanga, P., Kotay, S. M., Torres, C., Butler, C. S. & Goel, R., 2012, In : Water Environment Research. 84, 10, p. 814-844 31 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Environmental engineering
Engineering research
Nucleic acids
Microarrays
Electrophoresis
1 Citation (Scopus)

Aflatoxin Exposure, Child Stunting, and Dysbiosis in the Intestinal Microbiome among Children in Guatemala

Voth-Gaeddert, L. E., Torres, O., Maldonado, J., Krajmalnik-Brown, R., Rittmann, B. & Oerther, D. B., Aug 1 2019, In : Environmental Engineering Science. 36, 8, p. 958-968 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aflatoxins
Health
Food supply
exposure
morbidity
5 Citations (Scopus)

A framework for good biofilm reactor modeling practice (GBRMP)

Rittmann, B., Boltz, J. P., Brockmann, D., Daigger, G. T., Morgenroth, E., Sørensen, K. H., Takács, I., Van Loosdrecht, M. & Vanrolleghem, P. A., Mar 1 2018, In : Water Science and Technology. 77, 5, p. 1149-1164 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biofilms
biofilm
modeling
Calibration
calibration
6 Citations (Scopus)

A highly stable and scalable photosynthetic reaction center-graphene hybrid electrode system for biomimetic solar energy transduction

Zhang, H., Carey, A. M., Jeon, K. W., Liu, M., Murrell, T. D., Locsin, J., Lin, S., Yan, H., Woodbury, N. & Seo, D., 2017, In : Journal of Materials Chemistry A. 5, 13, p. 6038-6041 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Photosynthetic Reaction Center Complex Proteins
Graphite
Biomimetics
Solar energy
Graphene
336 Citations (Scopus)

A kinetic perspective on extracellular electron transfer by anode-respiring bacteria

Torres, C., Marcus, A., Lee, H. S., Parameswaran, P., Krajmalnik-Brown, R. & Rittmann, B., Jan 2010, In : FEMS Microbiology Reviews. 34, 1, p. 3-17 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electrodes
Electrons
Bacteria
Electron Transport
Bioelectric Energy Sources
7 Citations (Scopus)

Alcohol and nicotine consumption trends in three U.S. communities determined by wastewater-based epidemiology

Chen, J., Venkatesan, A. K. & Halden, R., Mar 15 2019, In : Science of the Total Environment. 656, p. 174-183 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nicotine
Epidemiology
epidemiology
alcohol
Wastewater

Algenol: The solution to biofuel production

Pacheco, L. & Rittmann, B., Jul 2010, In : Industrial Bioprocessing. 32, 7, p. 2-3 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biofuels
Fermentation
Hydrogen
Hydrogen production
Bacteria
4 Citations (Scopus)

A long-term field study of in situ bioremediation in a fractured conglomerate trichloroethene source zone

Verce, M. F., Madrid, V. M., Gregory, S. D., Demir, Z., Singleton, M. J., Salazar, E. P., Jackson, P. J., Halden, R. & Verce, A., Jan 2 2015, In : Bioremediation Journal. 19, 1, p. 18-31 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

trichloroethylene
bioremediation
conglomerate
remediation
tracer
7 Citations (Scopus)

A mathematical model for the kinetics of Methanobacterium bryantii M.o.H. considering hydrogen thresholds

Karadagli, F. & Rittmann, B., Aug 2007, In : Biodegradation. 18, 4, p. 453-464 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Methanobacterium
Hydrogen
Theoretical Models
hydrogen
Mathematical models
5 Citations (Scopus)

Anaerobic carbon monoxide metabolism by Pleomorphomonas carboxyditropha sp. nov., a new mesophilic hydrogenogenic carboxydotroph

Esquivel-Elizondo, S., Maldonado, J. & Krajmalnik-Brown, R., Jun 1 2018, In : FEMS Microbiology Ecology. 94, 6, fiy056.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carbon Monoxide
carbon monoxide
metabolism
formic acid
carbon monoxide dehydrogenase
144 Citations (Scopus)

Anaerobic digestion and co-digestion processes of vegetable and fruit residues: Process and microbial ecology

Garcia-Peña, E. I., Parameswaran, P., Kang, D. W., Canul-Chan, M. & Krajmalnik-Brown, R., Oct 2011, In : Bioresource Technology. 102, 20, p. 9447-9455 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

microbial ecology
Anaerobic digestion
Methane
Vegetables
Ecology
16 Citations (Scopus)

Anaerobic oxidation of methane coupled with extracellular electron transfer to electrodes /631/61/168 /631/326/2522 /14/32 article

Gao, Y., Lee, J., Neufeld, J. D., Park, J., Rittmann, B. & Lee, H. S., Dec 1 2017, In : Scientific Reports. 7, 1, 5099.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Methane
Electrodes
Electrons
Geobacter
Methanobacterium
63 Citations (Scopus)
Electrochemical cells
Biofilms
alkalinity
biofilm
Protons
76 Citations (Scopus)

Analysis of gold nanoparticle mixtures: A comparison of hydrodynamic chromatography (HDC) and asymmetrical flow field-flow fractionation (AF4) coupled to ICP-MS

Gray, E. P., Bruton, T. A., Higgins, C. P., Halden, R., Westerhoff, P. & Ranville, J. F., Sep 2012, In : Journal of Analytical Atomic Spectrometry. 27, 9, p. 1532-1539 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry
Fractionation
Chromatography
Gold
Flow fields
5 Citations (Scopus)

Analytical methods for the detection of viruses in food by example of CCL-3 bioagents

Hartmann, E. M. & Halden, R., Nov 2012, In : Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry. 404, 9, p. 2527-2537 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Viruses
Food
Self-Sustained Sequence Replication
Nucleic acid sequences
Processed foods
3 Citations (Scopus)

Analytical-modeling analysis of how pore-water gradients of toxic metals confer community resistance

Schwarz, A. O. & Rittmann, B., Jun 2007, In : Advances in Water Resources. 30, 6-7, p. 1562-1570 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

porewater
ligand
metal
modeling
advection
7 Citations (Scopus)

A nationwide survey of 31 organophosphate esters in sewage sludge from the United States

Wang, Y., Kannan, P., Halden, R. & Kannan, K., Mar 10 2019, In : Science of the Total Environment. 655, p. 446-453 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Organophosphates
organophosphate
Sewage sludge
ester
Esters
6 Citations (Scopus)

A nationwide survey of the occurrence of melamine and its derivatives in archived sewage sludge from the United States

Zhu, H., Halden, R. & Kannan, K., Feb 1 2019, In : Environmental Pollution. 245, p. 994-999 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Melamine
Sewage sludge
Sewage
Derivatives
Soil
35 Citations (Scopus)

An electron-flow model can predict complex redox reactions in mixed-culture fermentative BioH2: Microbial ecology evidence

Lee, H. S., Krajmalinik-Brown, R., Zhang, H. & Rittmann, B., Nov 1 2009, In : Biotechnology and Bioengineering. 104, 4, p. 687-697 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Redox reactions
Ecology
Oxidation-Reduction
Clone Cells
Clostridium
19 Citations (Scopus)

Anode Biofilms of Geoalkalibacter ferrihydriticus Exhibit Electrochemical Signatures of Multiple Electron Transport Pathways

Yoho, R. A., Popat, S. C., Rago, L., Guisasola, A. & Torres, C., Oct 21 2015, In : Langmuir. 31, 45, p. 12552-12559 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

biofilms
Biofilms
Anodes
anodes
signatures
13 Citations (Scopus)

A novel photocatalytic optical hollow-fiber with high photocatalytic activity for enhancement of 4-chlorophenol degradation

Zhong, N., Chen, M., Luo, Y., Wang, Z., Xin, X. & Rittmann, B., Jan 1 2019, In : Chemical Engineering Journal. 355, p. 731-739 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

chlorophenol
Optical fibers
Degradation
degradation
coating
43 Citations (Scopus)

Antimicrobial Chemicals Are Associated with Elevated Antibiotic Resistance Genes in the Indoor Dust Microbiome

Hartmann, E. M., Hickey, R., Hsu, T., Betancourt Román, C. M., Chen, J., Schwager, R., Kline, J., Brown, G. Z., Halden, R., Huttenhower, C. & Green, J. L., Sep 20 2016, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 50, 18, p. 9807-9815 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

antibiotic resistance
Dust
Genes
Anti-Bacterial Agents
dust
42 Citations (Scopus)

A pH-control model for heterotrophic and hydrogen-based autotrophic denitrification

Tang, Y., Zhou, C., Ziv-El, M. & Rittmann, B., Jan 2011, In : Water Research. 45, 1, p. 232-240 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Denitrification
Alkalinity
alkalinity
denitrification
hydrogen
2 Citations (Scopus)
chromium
Groundwater
Chromium
Impurities
Sampling
7 Citations (Scopus)

Application of microbial electrolysis cells to treat spent yeast from an alcoholic fermentation

Sosa-Hernández, O., Popat, S. C., Parameswaran, P., Alemán-Nava, G. S., Torres, C., Buitrón, G. & Parra-Saldívar, R., Jan 1 2016, In : Bioresource Technology. 200, p. 342-349 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Regenerative fuel cells
Yeast
Fermentation
fermentation
yeast
29 Citations (Scopus)

Application of the BioClog model for landfill leachate clogging of gravel-packed columns

Cooke, A. J., Rowe, R. K., VanGulck, J. & Rittmann, B., Dec 2005, In : Canadian Geotechnical Journal. 42, 6, p. 1600-1614 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gravel
Land fill
gravel
Biomass
Volatile fatty acids
12 Citations (Scopus)

Archaea and Bacteria Acclimate to High Total Ammonia in a Methanogenic Reactor Treating Swine Waste

Esquivel-Elizondo, S., Parameswaran, P., Delgado, A., Maldonado, J., Rittmann, B. & Krajmalnik-Brown, R., 2016, In : Archaea. 2016, 4089684.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Archaea
Ammonia
Swine
ammonia
Fatty Acids
57 Citations (Scopus)

Are membrane bioreactors ready for widespread application?

Daigger, G. T., Rittmann, B., Adham, S. & Andreottola, G., Oct 1 2005, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 39, 19

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bioreactors
bioreactor
membrane
Membranes
Sanitation

Assessment of the efficacy of intermittent ozone disinfection

Ahn, C. H. & Rittmann, B., Nov 2009, In : Ozone: Science and Engineering. 31, 6, p. 436-444 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ozonization
Disinfection
Ozone
disinfection
Biofilms
47 Citations (Scopus)

Association of birth outcomes with fetal exposure to parabens, triclosan and triclocarban in an immigrant population in Brooklyn, New York

Geer, L. A., Pycke, B. F. G., Waxenbaum, J., Sherer, D. M., Abulafia, O. & Halden, R., Dec 21 2015, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Hazardous Materials.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Propylparaben
Parabens
Triclosan
immigrant population
Butylparaben
8 Citations (Scopus)

Association of selenium and copper with lipids in umbilical cord blood

Wells, E. M., Navas-Acien, A., Apelberg, B. J., Herbstman, J. B., Jarrett, J. M., Lin, Y. H., Verdon, C. P., Ward, C., Caldwell, K. L., Hibbeln, J. R., Halden, R., Witter, F. R. & Goldman, L. R., 2014, In : Journal of Developmental Origins of Health and Disease. 5, 4, p. 281-287 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Selenium
Fetal Blood
Copper
Triglycerides
Lipids
34 Citations (Scopus)
perchlorate
Biofilms
Nitrates
biofilm
nitrate
35 Citations (Scopus)
perchlorate
Biofilms
Nitrates
biofilm
nitrate