BI: Environmental Biotechnology, Swette Center for (EB)

Research Output 2005 2019

2013
34 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of multiple electron acceptors on microbial interactions in a hydrogen-based biofilm

Zhao, H. P., Ilhan, Z. E., Ontiveros-Valencia, A., Tang, Y., Rittmann, B. & Krajmalnik-Brown, R., Jul 2 2013, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 47, 13, p. 7396-7403 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biofilms
biofilm
Hydrogen
Bacteria
hydrogen
6 Citations (Scopus)

Enhanced phenol bioavailability by means of photocatalysis

Wang, J., Zhang, Y., Yan, N., Chen, J. & Rittmann, B., Sep 2013, In : Biodegradation. 24, 5, p. 597-602 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Denitrification
Photocatalysis
Phenol
Biological Availability
bioavailability

Examining the differences in format and characteristics of zoonotic virus surveillance data on state agency websites.

Scotch, M., Baarson, B., Beard, R., Lauder, R., Varman, A. & Halden, R., 2013, In : Journal of Medical Internet Research. 15, 4

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Zoonoses
Agriculture
Public Health
Viruses
Western Equine Encephalomyelitis
39 Citations (Scopus)

Extraction and quantification of carbon nanotubes in biological matrices with application to rat lung tissue

Doudrick, K., Corson, N., Oberdörster, G., Eder, A. C., Herckes, P., Halden, R. & Westerhoff, P., Oct 22 2013, In : ACS Nano. 7, 10, p. 8849-8856 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carbon Nanotubes
lungs
rats
Rats
Carbon nanotubes
56 Citations (Scopus)
Electrodes
Electrons
Geobacter
Biofilms
Bacteria
26 Citations (Scopus)

Innovative strategies to achieve low total phosphorus concentrations in high water flows

Mayer, B. K., Gerrity, D., Rittmann, B., Reisinger, D. & Brandt-Williams, S., 2013, In : Critical Reviews in Environmental Science and Technology. 43, 4, p. 409-441 33 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

biological uptake
Eutrophication
Phosphorus
eutrophication
water flow
54 Citations (Scopus)

Kinetic, electrochemical, and microscopic characterization of the thermophilic, anode-respiring bacterium Thermincola ferriacetica

Parameswaran, P., Bry, T., Popat, S. C., Lusk, B. G., Rittmann, B. & Torres, C., May 7 2013, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 47, 9, p. 4934-4940 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

density current
biofilm
Bacteria
Anodes
Biofilms
16 Citations (Scopus)

Light-responsive current generation by phototrophically enriched anode biofilms dominated by green sulfur bacteria

Badalamenti, J. P., Torres, C. & Krajmalnik-Brown, R., Apr 2013, In : Biotechnology and Bioengineering. 110, 4, p. 1020-1027 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chlorobi
Biofilms
Sulfur
Bacteria
Anodes
1 Citation (Scopus)

Modeling trichloroethene reduction in a hydrogen-based biofilm

Tang, Y., Krajmalnik-Brown, R. & Rittmann, B., 2013, In : Water Science and Technology. 68, 5, p. 1158-1163 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Trichloroethylene
Biofilms
trichloroethylene
biofilm
Hydrogen
32 Citations (Scopus)

National inventory of alkylphenol ethoxylate compounds in U.S. sewage sludges and chemical fate in outdoor soil mesocosms

Venkatesan, A. K. & Halden, R., 2013, In : Environmental Pollution. 174, p. 189-193 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sewage sludge
Sewage
Soil
Soils
Equipment and Supplies
34 Citations (Scopus)

National inventory of perfluoroalkyl substances in archived U.S. biosolids from the 2001 EPA National Sewage Sludge Survey

Venkatesan, A. K. & Halden, R., May 5 2013, In : Journal of Hazardous Materials. 252-253, p. 413-418 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biosolids
biosolid
Sewage sludge
Sewage
Weights and Measures
14 Citations (Scopus)

Perchlorate reduction from a highly contaminated groundwater in the presence of sulfate-reducing bacteria in a hydrogen-fed biofilm

Ontiveros-Valencia, A., Tang, Y., Krajmalnik-Brown, R. & Rittmann, B., Dec 2013, In : Biotechnology and Bioengineering. 110, 12, p. 3139-3147 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Groundwater
Biofilms
Sulfates
Hydrogen
Bacteria
16 Citations (Scopus)

Performance of plastic- and sponge-based trickling filters treating effluents from an UASB reactor

Almeida, P. G. S., Marcus, A., Rittmann, B. & Chernicharo, C. A. L., 2013, In : Water Science and Technology. 67, 5, p. 1034-1042 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sewage sludge
sponge
Effluents
plastic
sludge
26 Citations (Scopus)

Pharmaceuticals in the built and natural water environment of the United States

Deo, R. P. & Halden, R., 2013, In : Water (Switzerland). 5, 3, p. 1346-1365 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

pharmaceutical
drug
Drinking Water
drinking water
drugs
25 Citations (Scopus)

Phylogenetic analysis of nitrate- and sulfate-reducing bacteria in a hydrogen-fed biofilm

Ontiveros-Valencia, A., Ilhan, Z. E., Kang, D. W., Rittmann, B. & Krajmalnik-Brown, R., Jul 2013, In : FEMS Microbiology Ecology. 85, 1, p. 158-167 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

sulfate-reducing bacterium
Biofilms
Nitrates
Sulfates
biofilm
91 Citations (Scopus)

Plastics and environmental health: The road ahead

North, E. J. & Halden, R., Apr 2013, In : Reviews on Environmental Health. 28, 1, p. 1-8 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Environmental Health
Plastics
Health
road
health
335 Citations (Scopus)

Reduced Incidence of Prevotella and Other Fermenters in Intestinal Microflora of Autistic Children

Kang, D. W., Park, J., Ilhan, Z. E., Wallstrom, G., LaBaer, J., Adams, J. & Krajmalnik-Brown, R., Jul 3 2013, In : PLoS One. 8, 7, e68322.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Prevotella
Fermenters
fermenters
Nutrition
Autistic Disorder
79 Citations (Scopus)

Responses of Nannochloropsis oceanica IMET1 to long-term nitrogen starvation and recovery

Dong, H. P., Williams, E., Wang, D. Z., Xie, Z. X., Hsia, R. C., Jenck, A., Halden, R., Li, J., Chen, F. & Place, A. R., Jun 2013, In : Plant Physiology. 162, 2, p. 1110-1126 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nannochloropsis
Starvation
starvation
Nitrogen
nitrogen
12 Citations (Scopus)

Responses of synechocystis sp. PCC 6803 to total dissolved solids in long-term continuous operation of a photobioreactor

Kim, H. W., Vannela, R. & Rittmann, B., Jan 2013, In : Bioresource Technology. 128, p. 378-384 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Photobioreactors
Nutrients
Photosynthesis
nutrient limitation
Seawater
6 Citations (Scopus)

Solid-phase extraction of long-chain fatty acids from aqueous solution

Yuan, W., Wiehn, M., Wang, Y., Kim, H. W., Rittmann, B. & Nielsen, D., 2013, In : Separation and Purification Technology. 106, p. 1-7 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Laurates
Fatty acids
Adsorbents
Fatty Acids
Ion exchange
10 Citations (Scopus)

The role of anaerobic sludge recycle in improving anaerobic digester performance

Young, M. N., Krajmalnik-Brown, R., Liu, W., Doyle, M. L. & Rittmann, B., Jan 2013, In : Bioresource Technology. 128, p. 731-737 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

sludge
Wastewater treatment
Methane
Hydrolysis
Hybrid systems
49 Citations (Scopus)

Toward effective probiotics for autism and other neurodevelopmental disorders

Gilbert, J. A., Krajmalnik-Brown, R., Porazinska, D. L., Weiss, S. J. & Knight, R., Dec 19 2013, In : Cell. 155, 7, p. 1446-1448 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Probiotics
Autistic Disorder
Bacteroides fragilis
Metabolites
Neurodevelopmental Disorders
45 Citations (Scopus)

Using a two-stage hydrogen-based membrane biofilm reactor (MBfR) to achieve complete perchlorate reduction in the presence of nitrate and sulfate

Zhao, H. P., Ontiveros-Valencia, A., Tang, Y., Kim, B. O., Ilhan, Z. E., Krajmalnik-Brown, R. & Rittmann, B., Feb 5 2013, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 47, 3, p. 1565-1572 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

perchlorate
Biofilms
Nitrates
Sulfates
biofilm
13 Citations (Scopus)

UV photolysis for accelerated quinoline biodegradation and mineralization

Yan, N., Chang, L., Gan, L., Zhang, Y., Liu, R. & Rittmann, B., Dec 2013, In : Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology. 97, 24, p. 10555-10561 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Photolysis
quinoline
Growth
Biomass
2012
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
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
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
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
34 Citations (Scopus)
perchlorate
Biofilms
Nitrates
biofilm
nitrate
35 Citations (Scopus)
perchlorate
Biofilms
Nitrates
biofilm
nitrate
19 Citations (Scopus)
Fullerenes
Oxidation
Derivatives
Environmental Health
Nanostructures
3 Citations (Scopus)

Can stress enhance phytoremediation of polychlorinated biphenyls?

Kalinowski, T. & Halden, R., Dec 1 2012, In : Environmental Engineering Science. 29, 12, p. 1047-1052 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Polychlorinated Biphenyls
phytoremediation
Polychlorinated biphenyls
PCB
Remediation
14 Citations (Scopus)

Comparing heterotrophic and hydrogen-based autotrophic denitrification reactors for effluent water quality and post-treatment

Tang, Y., Ziv-El, M., Meyer, K., Zhou, C., Shin, J. H., Ahn, C. H., McQuarrie, J., Candelaria, D., Swaim, P., Scott, R. & Rittmann, B., 2012, In : Water Science and Technology: Water Supply. 12, 2, p. 227-233 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

denitrification
hydrogen
effluent
water quality
biofilm
29 Citations (Scopus)

Degradation of reactive dyes in a photocatalytic circulating-bed biofilm reactor

Li, G., Park, S. & Rittmann, B., Apr 2012, In : Biotechnology and Bioengineering. 109, 4, p. 884-893 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Remazol black B
Biofilms
Photocatalysis
Coloring Agents
Dyes
27 Citations (Scopus)

Developing an efficient TiO 2-coated biofilm carrier for intimate coupling of photocatalysis and biodegradation

Li, G., Park, S. & Rittmann, B., Dec 1 2012, In : Water Research. 46, 19, p. 6489-6496 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Photocatalysis
Biofilms
Biodegradation
biofilm
biodegradation
40 Citations (Scopus)

Disruption of Synechocystis PCC 6803 for lipid extraction

Sheng, J., Vannela, R. & Rittmann, B., 2012, In : Water Science and Technology. 65, 3, p. 567-573 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lipids
lipid
freeze drying
electric field
Ultrasonics
4 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of NaCl on nitrate removal from ion-exchange spent brine in the membrane biofilm reactor (MBfR)

Van Ginkel, S. W., Kim, B. O., Yang, Z., Sittmann, R., Sholin, M., Micelli, J. & Rittmann, B., 2012, In : Water Science and Technology. 65, 1, p. 100-104 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biofilms
brine
biofilm
Nitrates
ion exchange
4 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of turbulence on the disintegration rate of flushable consumer products

Karadagli, F., Rittmann, B., McAvoy, D. C. & Richardson, J. E., May 2012, In : Water Environment Research. 84, 5, p. 424-433 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Consumer products
Disintegration
Reynolds number
Turbulence
turbulence
173 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of gut microbes on nutrient absorption and energy regulation

Krajmalnik-Brown, R., Ilhan, Z. E., Kang, D. W. & DiBaise, J. K., Apr 2012, In : Nutrition in Clinical Practice. 27, 2, p. 201-214 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Food
Malnutrition
Obesity
Obese Mice
Microbiota
60 Citations (Scopus)

Enrichment and analysis of anode-respiring bacteria from diverse anaerobic inocula

Miceli, J. F., Parameswaran, P., Kang, D. W., Krajmalnik-Brown, R. & Torres, C., Sep 18 2012, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 46, 18, p. 10349-10355 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bacteria
Anodes
bacterium
biofilm
Biofilms
1 Citation (Scopus)
Food supply
environmental technology
Reentry
feather
food supply
4 Citations (Scopus)
Microbial Consortia
Biotechnology
Microbiology
ethylene
35 Citations (Scopus)

Feasibility of anaerobic co-digestion of pig waste and paper sludge

Parameswaran, P. & Rittmann, B., Nov 2012, In : Bioresource Technology. 124, p. 163-168 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Waste paper
pig
digestion
sludge
Methane
50 Citations (Scopus)

Feather meal: A previously unrecognized route for reentry into the food supply of multiple pharmaceuticals and personal care products (PPCPs)

Love, D. C., Halden, R., Davis, M. F. & Nachman, K. E., Apr 3 2012, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 46, 7, p. 3795-3802 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Food supply
Reentry
feather
food supply
Poultry
51 Citations (Scopus)

Hydrogen permeability of the hollow fibers used in H 2-based membrane biofilm reactors

Tang, Y., Zhou, C., Van Ginkel, S. W., Ontiveros-Valencia, A., Shin, J. & Rittmann, B., Jul 15 2012, In : Journal of Membrane Science. 407-408, p. 176-183 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

biofilms
Polyesters
Biofilms
Hydrogen
hollow
84 Citations (Scopus)

Importance of OH- transport from cathodes in microbial fuel cells

Popat, S. C., Ki, D., Rittmann, B. & Torres, C., Jun 2012, In : ChemSusChem. 5, 6, p. 1071-1079 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Microbial fuel cells
fuel cell
Cathodes
catalyst
Catalysts
3 Citations (Scopus)

Improved nitrogen removal in dual-contaminated surface water by photocatalysis

Zhang, Y., Yan, R., Zou, Z., Wang, J. & Rittmann, B., Jun 2012, In : Frontiers of Environmental Science and Engineering in China. 6, 3, p. 428-436 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

river water
denitrification
chemical oxygen demand
surface water
nitrogen
2 Citations (Scopus)

Improving microbial fuel cells

Torres, C., Aug 2012, In : Membrane Technology. 2012, 8, p. 8-9 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bioelectric Energy Sources
microbial fuel cells
Microbial fuel cells
fuel cell
Renewable Energy