IAFSE-SEBE: Civil and Environmental Engineering

Research Output 1984 2019

2019

A constitutive model for the stress-strain-time behavior of municipal solid waste

Gao, W. & Kavazanjian, E., Jan 1 2019, Proceedings of the 8th International Congress on Environmental Geotechnics Volume 2 - Towards a Sustainable Geoenvironment. Bouazza, A., Zhan, L. & Chen, Y. (eds.). Springer Berlin Heidelberg, p. 239-247 9 p. (Environmental Science and Engineering).

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

Municipal solid waste
Constitutive models
Cams
Biodegradation
Plastic deformation

A deterministic approach for approximating the diurnal cycle of precipitation for use in large-scale hydrological modeling

Bohn, T. J., Whitney, K. M., Mascaro, G. & Vivoni, E., Feb 1 2019, In : Journal of Hydrometeorology. 20, 2, p. 297-317 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

hydrological modeling
climate
simulation
snow accumulation
throughfall

A Fruitful Discovery: Can Gut Bacteria Control Hyperactive Behavior?

Krajmalnik-Brown, R., Feb 7 2019, In : Molecular Cell. 73, 3, p. 395-397 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalShort survey

Lactobacillus brevis
Behavior Control
Carbohydrate Metabolism
Drosophila melanogaster
Diptera
2 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
3 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
5 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
1 Citation (Scopus)

A new quantitative life cycle sustainability assessment framework: Application to integrated energy systems

Moslehi, S. & Reddy, T. A., Apr 1 2019, In : Applied Energy. 239, p. 482-493 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sustainable development
Life cycle
life cycle
sustainability
energy
Arsenic
Sorbents
Complexation
complexation
Titanium dioxide
1 Citation (Scopus)

An integrated and personalized traveler information and incentive scheme for energy efficient mobility systems

Xiong, C., Shahabi, M., Zhao, J., Yin, Y., Zhou, X. & Zhang, L., Jan 1 2019, In : Transportation Research Part C: Emerging Technologies.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

incentive
energy
transportation system
Computational efficiency
Energy conservation
3 Citations (Scopus)
optimization model
scheduling
Profitability
Scheduling
demand

An Irrefutable Case for Case Histories: Seismic Design of Municipal Solid Waste Landfills

Meehan, C. L., Kumar, S., Pando, M. A., Coe, J. T. & Kavazanjian, E., Jan 1 2019, Geotechnical Special Publication. Kumar, S., Coe, J. T., Meehan, C. L. & Pando, M. A. (eds.). GSP 314 ed. American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), p. 144-157 14 p. (Geotechnical Special Publication; vol. 2019-March, no. GSP 314).

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

Municipal solid waste
Seismic design
seismic design
Land fill
Geomembranes
3 Citations (Scopus)
energy
methodology
cogeneration
Power generation
Environmental impact
8 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
Critical infrastructures
resilience
infrastructure
engineering
Systems analysis
2 Citations (Scopus)

A scenario analysis of thermal environmental changes induced by urban growth in Colorado River Basin, USA

Wang, Z. & Upreti, R., Jan 1 2019, In : Landscape and Urban Planning. 181, p. 125-138 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

urban growth
environmental change
river basin
surface energy
urban population

Assessing the stability and techno-economic implications for wet storage of harvested microalgae to manage seasonal variability

Wendt, L. M., Kinchin, C., Wahlen, B. D., Davis, R., Dempster, T. & Gerken, H., Apr 8 2019, In : Biotechnology for Biofuels. 12, 1, 80.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Microalgae
Biomass
Economics
Lactic acid
economics
1 Citation (Scopus)

Augmented Reality for Identifying Maintainability Concerns during Design

Khalek, I. A., Chalhoub, J. M. & Ayer, S., Jan 1 2019, In : Advances in Civil Engineering. 2019, 8547928.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Augmented reality
Maintainability
Managers
Identification (control systems)
Visualization

Autonomous screening of groundwater remediation technologies in the subsurface using the In Situ Microcosm Array (ISMA)

Kalinowski, T., McClellan, K., Bruton, T. A., Krajmalnik-Brown, R., Driver, E. M. & Halden, R., Apr 5 2019, In : Journal of Hazardous Materials. 367, p. 668-675 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Groundwater
Remediation
Aquifers
microcosm
Screening
Synechocystis
Biofilms
biofilm
nutrient content
Food
1 Citation (Scopus)

Bioavailable electron donors leached from leaves accelerate biodegradation of pyridine and quinoline

Lu, Q., Zhang, C., Wang, W., Yuan, B., Zhang, Y. & Rittmann, B., Mar 1 2019, In : Science of the Total Environment. 654, p. 473-479 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biodegradation
Pyridine
leachate
biodegradation
electron

Biogeotechnical engineering applications for environmental protection and restoration

Kavazanjian, E., Jan 1 2019, Proceedings of the 8th International Congress on Environmental Geotechnics Volume 1 - Towards a Sustainable Geoenvironment. Bouazza, A., Zhan, L. & Chen, Y. (eds.). Springer Berlin Heidelberg, p. 215-216 2 p. (Environmental Science and Engineering).

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

Environmental protection
Groundwater
Soils
Surface waters
Remediation
4 Citations (Scopus)

Catalytic Converters for Water Treatment

Heck, K. N., GARCIA SEGURA, S., Westerhoff, P. & Wong, M. S., Apr 16 2019, In : Accounts of Chemical Research. 52, 4, p. 906-915 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Catalytic converters
Water treatment
Water
Catalysts
Impurities
1 Citation (Scopus)

Cities of the Southwest are testbeds for urban resilience

Hondula, D., Sabo, J., Quay, R., Chester, M., Georgescu, M., Grimm, N., Harlan, S., Middel, A., Porter, S., Redman, C., Rittmann, B., Ruddell, B. L. & White, D., Mar 1 2019, In : Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment. 17, 2, p. 79-80 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

city

Closing the Skills Gap: Construction and Engineering Education Using Mixed Reality - A Case Study

Wu, W., Tesei, A., Ayer, S., London, J., Luo, Y. & Gunji, V., Mar 4 2019, Frontiers in Education: Fostering Innovation Through Diversity, FIE 2018 - Conference Proceedings. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 8658992. (Proceedings - Frontiers in Education Conference, FIE; vol. 2018-October).

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

Engineering education
Students
engineering
education
student

Cognitive barriers during monitoring-based commissioning of buildings

Harris, N., Shealy, T., Parrish, K. & Granderson, J., Apr 1 2019, In : Sustainable Cities and Society. 46, 101389.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

building
monitoring
Monitoring
energy
trend

Comparative assessment of acute and chronic ecotoxicity of water soluble fractions of diesel and biodiesel on Daphnia magna and Aliivibrio fischeri

Müller, J. B., Melegari, S. P., Perreault, F. & Matias, W. G., Apr 1 2019, In : Chemosphere. 221, p. 640-646 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aliivibrio fischeri
Daphnia
Biofuels
Biodiesel
diesel

Comparing membrane and spacer biofouling by Gram-negative Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Gram-positive Anoxybacillus sp. in forward osmosis

Bogler, A., Rice, D., Perreault, F. & Bar-Zeev, E., Jan 2 2019, In : Biofouling. 35, 1, p. 104-116 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Anoxybacillus
Biofouling
Osmosis
osmosis
biofouling

Copper release and transformation following natural weathering of nano-enabled pressure-treated lumber

Lankone, R. S., Challis, K., Pourzahedi, L., Durkin, D. P., Bi, Y., Wang, Y., Garland, M. A., Brown, F., Hristovski, K., Tanguay, R. L., Westerhoff, P., Lowry, G., Gilbertson, L. M., Ranville, J. & Fairbrother, D. H., Jun 10 2019, In : Science of the Total Environment. 668, p. 234-244 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lumber
Weathering
Copper
weathering
copper
1 Citation (Scopus)

Discrete element simulations of rheological response of cementitious binders as applied to 3D printing

Yang, P., Nair, S. K. A. O. & Neithalath, N., Jan 1 2019, RILEM Bookseries. Springer Netherlands, p. 102-112 11 p. (RILEM Bookseries; vol. 19).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Binders
Extrusion
Printing
Finite difference method
Portland cement

Effect of MSCR Percent Recovery on Performance of Polymer Modified Asphalt Mixtures

Salim, R., Gundla, A., Underwood, B. S. & Kaloush, K., Jan 1 2019, In : Transportation Research Record.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Asphalt mixtures
Binders
Creep
Recovery
Polymers

Effects of light intensity on soluble microbial products produced by Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803 and associated heterotrophic communities

Cahill, B., Straka, L., Maldonado Ortiz, J., Krajmalnik-Brown, R. & Rittmann, B., Mar 1 2019, In : Algal Research. 38, 101409.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803
Synechocystis
microbial communities
light intensity
algae

Effects of pH, soluble organic materials, and hydraulic loading rates on orthophosphate recovery from organic wastes using ion exchange

Li, M., Liu, J., Zhou, Q., Gifford, M. & Westerhoff, P., Apr 20 2019, In : Journal of Cleaner Production. 217, p. 127-133 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

orthophosphate
ion exchange
Ion exchange
Hydraulics
hydraulics

Electricity infrastructure vulnerabilities due to long-term growth and extreme heat from climate change in Los Angeles County

Burillo, D., Chester, M., Pincetl, S. & Fournier, E., May 1 2019, In : Energy Policy. 128, p. 943-953 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Outages
Climate change
electricity
vulnerability
Electricity

Electrochemically-driven mineralization of Reactive Blue 4 cotton dye: On the role of in situ generated oxidants

Nakamura, K. C., Guimarães, L. S., Magdalena, A. G., Angelo, A. C. D., De Andrade, A. R., GARCIA SEGURA, S. & Pipi, A. R. F., May 1 2019, In : Journal of Electroanalytical Chemistry. 840, p. 415-422 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Oxidants
Cotton
Effluents
Textiles
Coloring Agents

Electron-acceptor loadings affect chloroform dechlorination in a hydrogen-based membrane biofilm reactor

Lai, Y. J. S., Ontiveros-Valencia, A., Coskun, T., Zhou, C. & Rittmann, B., Jan 1 2019, In : Biotechnology and Bioengineering.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dechlorination
Biofilms
Chloroform
Chlorine compounds
Hydrogen
1 Citation (Scopus)

Energy recovery in the form of N 2 O by denitrifying bacteria

Yu, C., Qiao, S., Yang, Y., Jin, R., Zhou, J. & Rittmann, B., Sep 1 2019, In : Chemical Engineering Journal. 371, p. 500-506 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid
nitrous oxide
EDTA
Bacteria
Cytochromes c
1 Citation (Scopus)

Enhancing the predictive capabilities of a composite plasticity model using cohesive zone modeling

Khaled, B. M., Shyamsunder, L., Holt, N., Hoover, C., Rajan, S. & Blankenhorn, G., Jun 1 2019, In : Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing. 121, p. 1-17 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Plasticity
Delamination
Composite materials
Laminated composites
Constitutive models
2 Citations (Scopus)

Environmental cooling provided by urban trees under extreme heat and cold waves in U.S. cities

Wang, C., Wang, Z., Wang, C. & Myint, S., Jun 15 2019, In : Remote Sensing of Environment. 227, p. 28-43 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

cooling
Cooling
heat
Ecosystems
ecosystem service
1 Citation (Scopus)

Enzyme Induced Biocementated Sand with High Strength at Low Carbonate Content

Almajed, A., Tirkolaei, H. K., Kavazanjian, E. & Hamdan, N., Dec 1 2019, In : Scientific Reports. 9, 1, 1135.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carbonates
Enzymes
Urea
Milk
Hydrolysis
2 Citations (Scopus)

Expanding the Scope and Foundation of Sociohydrology as the Science of Coupled Human-Water Systems

Konar, M., Garcia, M., Sanderson, M. R., Yu, D. J. & Sivapalan, M., Jan 1 2019, In : Water Resources Research.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

hydrological hazard
water
water economics
methodology
anthropology
3 Citations (Scopus)

Experimental and Numerical Investigation of Fracture Behavior of Particle-Reinforced Alkali-Activated Slag Mortars

Nayak, S., Kizilkanat, A., Neithalath, N. & Das, S., May 1 2019, In : Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering. 31, 5, 04019043.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Alkalies
Mortar
Slags
Cracks
Iron powder
Denitrification
Nitrates
calcium acetate
denitrification
Carbonates
1 Citation (Scopus)

Forecasting peak electricity demand for Los Angeles considering higher air temperatures due to climate change

Burillo, D., Chester, M., Pincetl, S., Fournier, E. D. & Reyna, J., Feb 15 2019, In : Applied Energy. 236, p. 1-9 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Climate change
electricity
Electricity
air temperature
climate change
High performance concrete
Binders
Concrete mixtures
Fibers
Cracks
1 Citation (Scopus)

Highly Active Cobalt-Based Electrocatalysts with Facile Incorporation of Dopants for Oxygen Evolution Reaction

Moon, G. H., Yu, M., Chan, C. & Tüysüz, H., Jan 1 2019, In : Angewandte Chemie - International Edition.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electrocatalysts
Cobalt
Doping (additives)
Oxygen
Transition metals
microplate
Photocatalysts
Nanostructures
Throughput
Coloring Agents

Indicators of effective design for maintainability in conceptual design

Khalek, I. A., Chalhoub, J. & Ayer, S., Jan 1 2019, AEI 2019: Integrated Building Solutions - The National Agenda - Proceedings of the Architectural Engineering National Conference 2019. Ling, M. D. F., Leicht, R. M. & Solnosky, R. L. (eds.). American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), p. 309-315 7 p. (AEI 2019: Integrated Building Solutions - The National Agenda - Proceedings of the Architectural Engineering National Conference 2019).

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

Maintainability
Conceptual design
Managers
Ergonomics
Life cycle
2 Citations (Scopus)

Infrastructure and the environment in the Anthropocene

Chester, M., Markolf, S. & Allenby, B., Jan 1 2019, In : Journal of Industrial Ecology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

infrastructure
human activity
integrated system
management
water management
3 Citations (Scopus)

Insights into material design, extrusion rheology, and properties of 3D-printable alkali-activated fly ash-based binders

Alghamdi, H., Nair, S. A. O. & Neithalath, N., Apr 5 2019, In : Materials and Design. 167, 107634.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coal Ash
Alkalies
Rheology
Fly ash
Binders

Integrated Assessment of Wastewater Reuse, Exposure Risk, and Fish Endocrine Disruption in the Shenandoah River Watershed

Barber, L. B., Rapp, J. L., Kandel, C., Keefe, S. H., Rice, J., Westerhoff, P., Bertolatus, D. W. & Vajda, A. M., Apr 2 2019, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 53, 7, p. 3429-3440 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Watersheds
Wastewater treatment
Fish
Vitellogenins
Wastewater