BI: Environmental Biotechnology, Swette Center for (EB)

Research Output 2005 2019

2015
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
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
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
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
4 Citations (Scopus)

Biogenic nano-particulate iron-sulfide produced through sulfate and Fe(iii)-(hydr)oxide reductions was enhanced by pyruvate as the electron donor

Zhou, C., Liu, Z., Pataranutaporn, P., Vannela, R., Hayes, K. F. & Rittmann, B., Nov 19 2015, In : RSC Advances. 5, 122, p. 100750-100761 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sulfides
Pyruvic Acid
Oxides
Sulfates
Iron
21 Citations (Scopus)

Bioreduction of vanadium (V) in groundwater by autohydrogentrophic bacteria: Mechanisms and microorganisms

Xu, X., Xia, S., Zhou, L., Zhang, Z. & Rittmann, B., Apr 1 2015, In : Journal of environmental sciences (China). 30, p. 122-128 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Vanadium
vanadium
Microorganisms
Groundwater
Bacteria
10 Citations (Scopus)

Blue-silica by Eu<sup>2+</sup>-activator occupied in interstitial sites

Kim, D., Jin, Y. H., Jeon, K. W., Kim, S., Kim, S. J., Han, O. H., Seo, D. & Park, J. C., Aug 12 2015, In : RSC Advances. 5, 91, p. 74790-74801 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Quartz
Silicon Dioxide
Silica
Ions
Phosphors
30 Citations (Scopus)

Calcium-modified hierarchically porous aluminosilicate geopolymer as a highly efficient regenerable catalyst for biodiesel production

Sharma, S., Medpelli, D., Chen, S. & Seo, D., Jul 27 2015, In : RSC Advances. 5, 80, p. 65454-65461 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Geopolymers
Biofuels
Aluminosilicates
Biodiesel
Calcium
97 Citations (Scopus)
Sewage sludge
valuation
Wastewater treatment
Biosolids
Metals
20 Citations (Scopus)
thermophilic bacterium
Cellobiose
Biofilms
acetate
Bacteria
100 Citations (Scopus)

Chemistry: Reuse water pollutants

Li, W. W., Yu, H. Q. & Rittmann, B., Dec 2 2015, In : Nature. 528, 7580, p. 29-31 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Conservation of Energy Resources
Water Pollutants
Waste Management
Industrial Waste
Recycling
2 Citations (Scopus)

Comparative meta-analysis and experimental kinetic investigation of column and batch bottle microcosm treatability studies informing in situ groundwater remedial design

Driver, E. M., Roberts, J., Dollar, P., Charles, M., Hurst, P. & Halden, R., Dec 31 2015, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Hazardous Materials.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Groundwater
meta-analysis
Bottles
microcosm
Meta-Analysis
67 Citations (Scopus)

Comparison of land, water, and energy requirements of lettuce grown using hydroponic vs. Conventional agricultural methods

Barbosa, G. L., Almeida Gadelha, F. D., Kublik, N., Proctor, A., Reichelm, L., Weissinger, E., Wohlleb, G. M. & Halden, R., Jun 16 2015, In : International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 12, 6, p. 6879-6891 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hydroponics
Lettuce
Water
Agriculture
Southwestern United States
50 Citations (Scopus)

Complete perchlorate reduction using methane as the sole electron donor and carbon source

Luo, Y. H., Chen, R., Wen, L. L., Meng, F., Zhang, Y., Lai, C. Y., Rittmann, B., Zhao, H. P. & Zheng, P., Feb 17 2015, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 49, 4, p. 2341-2349 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

perchlorate
Methane
biofilm
Biofilms
Carbon
25 Citations (Scopus)

Contribution of Liquid/Gas Mass-Transfer Limitations to Dissolved Methane Oversaturation in Anaerobic Treatment of Dilute Wastewater

Yeo, H., An, J., Reid, R., Rittmann, B. & Lee, H. S., Sep 1 2015, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 49, 17, p. 10366-10372 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Methane
mass transfer
Wastewater
Mass transfer
Gases
6 Citations (Scopus)

Coupling UV–H2O2 to accelerate dimethyl phthalate (DMP) biodegradation and oxidation

Chen, B., Song, J., Yang, L., Bai, Q., Li, R., Zhang, Y. & Rittmann, B., Sep 5 2015, In : Biodegradation. 26, 6, p. 431-441 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

phthalate
Biodegradation
biodegradation
Carboxylic Acids
oxidation
67 Citations (Scopus)
Aquaculture
Microbial Drug Resistance
Agriculture
Growth
Anti-Bacterial Agents
7 Citations (Scopus)

Draft genome sequence of the Gram-positive thermophilic iron reducer Thermincola ferriacetica strain Z-0001T

Lusk, B. G., Badalamenti, J. P., Parameswaran, P., Bond, D. R. & Torres, C., 2015, In : Genome Announcements. 3, 5, e01072-15.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Peptococcaceae
Iron
Cytochrome c Group
Genome
Genes
4 Citations (Scopus)
Hazardous Substances
Flame Retardants
Environmental Pollution
Biological Assay
Public Health
23 Citations (Scopus)
Dechlorination
dechlorination
Iron
pollutant
Remediation
8 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of pulsed electric field pretreatment on primary sludge for enhanced bioavailability and energy capture

Ki, D., Parameswaran, P., Rittmann, B. & Torres, C., Oct 1 2015, In : Environmental Engineering Science. 32, 10, p. 831-837 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

bioavailability
electric field
Volatile fatty acids
sludge
Electric fields
17 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of inorganic carbon and pH on growth kinetics of Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803

Nguyen, B. T. & Rittmann, B., Jul 31 2015, (Accepted/In press) In : Algal Research.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803
kinetics
carbon
bicarbonates
carbonic acid
26 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of light intensity and carbon dioxide on lipids and fatty acids produced by Synechocystis sp. PCC6803 during continuous flow

Cuellar-Bermudez, S. P., Romero-Ogawa, M. A., Vannela, R., Lai, Y. S., Rittmann, B. & Parra-Saldivar, R., Nov 1 2015, In : Algal Research. 12, p. 10-16 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Synechocystis
light intensity
carbon dioxide
fatty acids
lipids
15 Citations (Scopus)
Photobioreactors
Synechocystis
Bacteria
Phosphates
Biomass
21 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of pre-fermentation and pulsed-electric-field treatment of primary sludge in microbial electrochemical cells

Ki, D., Parameswaran, P., Popat, S. C., Rittmann, B. & Torres, C., May 1 2015, In : Bioresource Technology. 195, p. 83-88 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Regenerative fuel cells
Electrochemical cells
Volatile fatty acids
Fermentation
fermentation
4 Citations (Scopus)

Electrochemical Impedance Spectroscopy as a Powerful Analytical Tool for the Study of Microbial Electrochemical Cells

Yoho, R. A., Popat, S. C., Fabregat-Santiago, F., Giménez, S., Heijne, A. T. & Torres, C., Sep 12 2015, Biofilms in Bioelectrochemical Systems: From Laboratory Practice to Data Interpretation. wiley, p. 249-280 32 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Electrochemical cells
Electrochemical impedance spectroscopy
Acoustic impedance
Process control
Fuel cells
5 Citations (Scopus)

Elucidating the molecular basis of adverse health effects from exposure to anthropogenic polyfluorinated compounds using toxicoproteomic approaches

Hansmeier, N., Chao, T. C., Herbstman, J. B., Goldman, L. R., Witter, F. R. & Halden, R., Jan 2 2015, In : Journal of Proteome Research. 14, 1, p. 51-58 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Animals
Health
Poisons
Physiology
Public health
33 Citations (Scopus)

Epistemology of contaminants of emerging concern and literature meta-analysis

Halden, R., Jan 3 2015, In : Journal of Hazardous Materials. 282, p. 2-9 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

DDT
Nanostructures
meta-analysis
Meta-Analysis
Triclosan
1 Citation (Scopus)

Far-reaching geometrical artefacts due to thermal decomposition of polymeric coatings around focused ion beam milled pigment particles

Rykaczewski, K., Mieritz, D. G., Liu, M., Ma, Y., Iezzi, E. B., Sun, X., Wang, L., Solanki, K., Seo, D. & Wang, R., 2015, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Microscopy.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Artifacts
Hot Temperature
Ions
Siloxanes
Volatilization
22 Citations (Scopus)

Gut microbial and short-chain fatty acid profiles in adults with chronic constipation before and after treatment with lubiprostone

Kang, D. W., DiBaise, J. K., Ilhan, Z. E., Crowell, M. D., Rideout, J. R., Caporaso, J. G., Rittmann, B. & Krajmalnik-Brown, R., Jun 1 2015, In : Anaerobe. 33, p. 33-41 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Volatile Fatty Acids
Constipation
Butyrates
Healthy Volunteers
Therapeutics
2 Citations (Scopus)

Indoor air condensate as a novel matrix for monitoring inhalable organic contaminants

Roll, I. B., Halden, R. & Pycke, B. F. G., May 5 2015, In : Journal of Hazardous Materials. 288, p. 89-96 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Indoor Air Pollution
Air Conditioning
Endocrine Disruptors
Environmental Monitoring
indoor air
15 Citations (Scopus)

Intimately coupling of photolysis accelerates nitrobenzene biodegradation, but sequential coupling slows biodegradation

Yang, L., Zhang, Y., Bai, Q., Yan, N., Xu, H. & Rittmann, B., Apr 8 2015, In : Journal of Hazardous Materials. 287, p. 252-258 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Oxalic Acid
Nitrophenols
Nitrobenzene
Oxalic acid
Photolysis
26 Citations (Scopus)

Maternal and fetal exposure to parabens in a multiethnic urban U.S. population

Pycke, B. F. G., Geer, L. A., Dalloul, M., Abulafia, O. & Halden, R., Nov 1 2015, In : Environment International. 84, p. 193-200 8 p., 3081.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

urban population
blood
urine
plasma
hydrolysis
8 Citations (Scopus)

Modelling combined effect of chloramine and copper on ammonia-oxidizing microbial activity using a biostability approach

Sarker, D. C., Sathasivan, A. & Rittmann, B., Nov 1 2015, In : Water Research. 84, p. 190-197 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nitrification
microbial activity
Ammonia
ammonia
nitrification
8 Citations (Scopus)

Multi-component kinetics for the growth of the cyanobacterium synechocystis sp. PCC6803

Kim, H. W., Park, S. & Rittmann, B., 2015, In : Environmental Engineering Research. 20, 4, p. 347-355 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nutrients
Growth kinetics
Kinetic parameters
Microorganisms
Reaction rates
13 Citations (Scopus)

Nanoporous delafossite CuAlO2 from inorganic/polymer double gels: A desirable high-surface-area p-type transparent electrode material

Das, B., Renaud, A., Volosin, A. M., Yu, L., Newman, N. & Seo, D., Feb 2 2015, In : Inorganic Chemistry. 54, 3, p. 1100-1108 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Inorganic polymers
electrode materials
crystallinity
photoelectrochemical devices
Gels
33 Citations (Scopus)
Nitrous Acid
Biofilms
Nitrites
Ammonia
Oxygen
91 Citations (Scopus)

Occurrence and estrogenic potency of eight bisphenol analogs in sewage sludge from the U.S. EPA targeted national sewage sludge survey

Yu, X., Xue, J., Yao, H., Wu, Q., Venkatesan, A. K., Halden, R. & Kannan, K., Dec 5 2015, In : Journal of Hazardous Materials. 299, p. 733-739 7 p., 16939.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

United States Environmental Protection Agency
Environmental Protection Agency
Sewage sludge
Sewage
Estrogens
15 Citations (Scopus)

Occurrence of bisphenol a diglycidyl ethers (BADGEs) and novolac glycidyl ethers (NOGEs) in archived biosolids from the U.S. EPA's targeted national sewage sludge survey

Xue, J., Venkatesan, A. K., Wu, Q., Halden, R. & Kannan, K., Jun 2 2015, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 49, 11, p. 6538-6544 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biosolids
biosolid
Sewage sludge
ether
Ethers
18 Citations (Scopus)

Phosphorus recovery from microbial biofuel residual using microwave peroxide digestion and anion exchange

Gifford, M., Liu, J., Rittmann, B., Vannela, R. & Westerhoff, P., Mar 1 2015, In : Water Research. 70, p. 130-137 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biofuels
Peroxides
biofuel
Phosphorus
digestion
113 Citations (Scopus)

Photosynthetic bioenergy utilizing CO<inf>2</inf> An approach on flue gases utilization for third generation biofuels

Cuellar-Bermudez, S. P., Garcia-Perez, J. S., Rittmann, B. & Parra-Saldivar, R., Jul 1 2015, In : Journal of Cleaner Production. 98, p. 53-65 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

bioenergy
Biofuels
Gas emissions
Flue gases
biofuel
19 Citations (Scopus)

Predicting Dissolved Inorganic Carbon in Photoautotrophic Microalgae Culture via the Nitrogen Source

Nguyen, B. T. & Rittmann, B., Jul 28 2015, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 49, 16, p. 9826-9831 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

dissolved inorganic carbon
Nitrogen
Carbon
nitrogen
Alkalinity
22 Citations (Scopus)

Prenatal mercury concentration is associated with changes in DNA methylation at TCEANC2 in newborns

Bakulski, K. M., Lee, H. J., Feinberg, J. I., Wells, E. M., Brown, S., Herbstman, J. B., Witter, F. R., Halden, R., Caldwell, K., Mortensen, M. E., Jaffe, A. E., Moye, J., Caulfield, L. E., Pan, Y., Goldman, L. R., Feinberg, A. P. & Daniele Fallin, M., Aug 1 2015, In : International Journal of Epidemiology. 44, 4, p. 1249-1262 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

DNA Methylation
Mercury
Newborn Infant
Fetal Blood
Methylation

Recent advances in proteomics applied to elucidate the role of environmental impacts on human health and organismal function

Halden, R., Hartmann, E. M., Denslow, N. D., Haynes, P. A. & LaBaer, J., Jan 2 2015, In : Journal of Proteome Research. 14, 1, p. 1-4 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Environmental Pollutants
Proteome
Environmental impact
Animals
Health
45 Citations (Scopus)
Seafood
seafood
Antibiotics
antibiotics
Salmon
12 Citations (Scopus)

Remarkable flux effect of Li-codoping on highly enhanced luminescence of orthosilicate Ba2SiO4: Eu2+ phosphors for NUV-LEDs: Autonomous impurity purification by eutectic Li2CO3 melts

Kim, D., Jeon, K. W., Jin, J. S., Kang, S. G., Seo, D. & Park, J. C., Dec 1 2015, In : RSC Advances. 5, 127, p. 105339-105346 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Phosphors
Eutectics
Purification
Light emitting diodes
Luminescence
61 Citations (Scopus)

Removal of natural estrogens and their conjugates in municipal wastewater treatment plants: A critical review

Liu, Z. H., Lu, G. N., Yin, H., Dang, Z. & Rittmann, B., May 5 2015, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 49, 9, p. 5288-5300 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Wastewater treatment
Estrogens
aeration
wastewater treatment plant
removal
80 Citations (Scopus)

Role of environmental contaminants in the etiology of Alzheimer's disease: A review

Yegambaram, M., Manivannan, B., Beach, T. G. & Halden, R., May 1 2015, In : Current Alzheimer Research. 12, 2, p. 116-146 31 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Poisons
Alzheimer Disease
Environmental Exposure
Flame Retardants
Air Pollutants
1 Citation (Scopus)

Role of UV photolysis in accelerating the biodegradation of 2,4,6-TCP

Wang, W., Kirumba, G., Zhang, Y., Wu, Y. & Rittmann, B., Sep 18 2015, (Accepted/In press) In : Biodegradation.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Photolysis
photolysis
Biodegradation
biodegradation
Phenol