Research Output 1970 2019

2017

Development and evolution of urban infrastructure in response to historical extreme events

Markolf, S. A. & Chester, M., Jan 1 2017, International Conference on Sustainable Infrastructure 2017: Policy, Finance, and Education - Proceedings of the International Conference on Sustainable Infrastructure 2017. American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), p. 96-105 10 p.

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

Hurricanes
Hazards
Urban infrastructure
Extreme events
Flooding

Development of an input suite for an orthotropic composite material model

Hoffarth, C., Khale, B., Shyamsunder, L., Rajan, S., Goldberg, R., Carney, K. S., DuBois, P. & Blankenhorn, G., Jan 1 2017, 32nd Technical Conference of the American Society for Composites 2017. DEStech Publications Inc., Vol. 4. p. 2853-2864 12 p.

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

Composite materials
Composite Resins
Constitutive models
Strain rate
Resins
28 Citations (Scopus)

Distinctive microbiomes and metabolites linked with weight loss after gastric bypass, but not gastric banding

Ilhan, Z. E., Dibaise, J. K., Isern, N. G., Hoyt, D. W., Marcus, A., Kang, D. W., Crowell, M. D., Rittmann, B. & Krajmalnik-Brown, R., Sep 1 2017, In : ISME Journal. 11, 9, p. 2047-2058 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

bariatric surgery
Gastric Bypass
Microbiota
bypass
Weight Loss
16 Citations (Scopus)

Early-age temperature evolutions in concrete pavements containing microencapsulated phase change materials

Young, B. A., Falzone, G., She, Z., Thiele, A. M., Wei, Z., Neithalath, N., Sant, G. & Pilon, L., Aug 30 2017, In : Construction and Building Materials. 147, p. 466-477 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Concrete pavements
Phase change materials
Pavements
Temperature
Pulse code modulation
7 Citations (Scopus)

EasySVM: A visual analysis approach for open-box support vector machines

Ma, Y., Chen, W., Ma, X., Xu, J., Huang, X., Maciejewski, R. & Tung, A. K. H., Jun 1 2017, In : Computational Visual Media. 3, 2, p. 161-175 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Support vector machines
Tuning
Visualization
Supervised learning
Regression analysis
8 Citations (Scopus)

Ecohydrological role of biological soil crusts across a gradient in levels of development

Whitney, K. M., Vivoni, E., Duniway, M. C., Bradford, J. B., Reed, S. C. & Belnap, J., Oct 1 2017, In : Ecohydrology. 10, 7, e1875.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

soil crusts
soil crust
soil water balance
soil moisture
soil water
Microstructure
Computer simulation
Experiments
Industrial wastes
Solid wastes
22 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of capillary and viscous force on CO2 saturation and invasion pattern in the microfluidic chip

Zheng, X., Mahabadi Mahabad, N., Yun, T. S. & Jang, J., 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Microfluidics
foams
foam
chips
saturation
2 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of meat aging on survival of MS2 bacteriophage as a surrogate of enteric viruses on lamb meat

Pezeshki, P., Yavarmanesh, M., Habibi Najafi, M. B., Abbaszadegan, M. & Mohebbi, M., 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Food Safety.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Levivirus
meat aging
Enterovirus
lamb meat
bacteriophages
3 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of permeate recycling and light intensity on growth kinetics of Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803

Hwang, J. H. & Rittmann, B., Nov 1 2017, In : Algal Research. 27, p. 170-176 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803
permeates
recycling
light intensity
kinetics
16 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of wetting and drying cycles on the behavior of compacted expansive soils

Rosnbalm, D. & Zapata, C., Jan 1 2017, In : Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering. 29, 1, 04016191.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Wetting
Drying
Soils
Swelling
Disasters
9 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of Irradiation on Albite's Chemical Durability

Hsiao, Y. H., La Plante, E. C., Krishnan, N. M. A., Le Pape, Y., Neithalath, N., Bauchy, M. & Sant, G., Oct 19 2017, In : Journal of Physical Chemistry A. 121, 41, p. 7835-7845 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

durability
Durability
nuclear power plants
Irradiation
Density (specific gravity)
35 Citations (Scopus)
Chlorobenzoates
Diamond
Boron
Electrochemical oxidation
boron
8 Citations (Scopus)

Electricity demand planning forecasts should consider climate non-stationarity to maintain reserve margins during heat waves

Burillo, D., Chester, M., Ruddell, B. & Johnson, N., Nov 15 2017, In : Applied Energy. 206, p. 267-277 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

electricity
Electricity
Planning
climate
air temperature
3 Citations (Scopus)
Electrochemical Techniques
Biofilms
Ammonium Compounds
Anodes
Electrodes
24 Citations (Scopus)

Energy efficiency to reduce residential electricity and natural gas use under climate change

Reyna, J. L. & Chester, M., May 15 2017, In : Nature Communications. 8, 14916.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Natural Gas
Electricity
residential energy
Climate Change
natural gas
22 Citations (Scopus)
arsenate
Sorbents
Oxides
Sorption
sorption
2 Citations (Scopus)

Enhanced dimethyl phthalate biodegradation by accelerating phthalic acid di-oxygenation

Tang, Y., Zhang, Y., Jiang, L., Yang, C. & Rittmann, B., Aug 23 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Biodegradation. p. 1-9 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Oxygenation
oxygenation
phthalate
Biodegradation
biodegradation
35 Citations (Scopus)

Enhancing anaerobic digestion of food waste through biochemical methane potential assays at different substrate: Inoculum ratios

Hobbs, S. R., Landis, A. E., Rittmann, B., Young, M. N. & Parameswaran, P., 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Waste Management.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

methane
assay
substrate
food
chemical oxygen demand
16 Citations (Scopus)

Enhancing biodegradation of C16-alkyl quaternary ammonium compounds using an oxygen-based membrane biofilm reactor

Lai, Y. J. S., Ontiveros-Valencia, A., Ilhan, Z. E., Zhou, Y., Miranda, E., Maldonado, J., Krajmalnik-Brown, R. & Rittmann, B., Oct 15 2017, In : Water Research. 123, p. 825-833 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ammonium compounds
ammonium compound
Biofilms
Biodegradation
biofilm
56 Citations (Scopus)

Enhancing degradation and mineralization of tetracycline using intimately coupled photocatalysis and biodegradation (ICPB)

Xiong, H., Zou, D., Zhou, D., Dong, S., Wang, J. & Rittmann, B., May 15 2017, In : Chemical Engineering Journal. 316, p. 7-14 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Photocatalysis
Biodegradation
Tetracycline
biofilm
biodegradation
7 Citations (Scopus)

Enhancing denitrification using a novel in situ membrane biofilm reactor (isMBfR)

Wu, Y., Li, Y., Ontiveros-Valencia, A., Ordaz-Díaz, L., Liu, J., Zhou, C. & Rittmann, B., Aug 1 2017, In : Water Research. 119, p. 234-241 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Denitrification
Biofilms
Chemical oxygen demand
biofilm
denitrification

Environmental lifecycle assessment of public transit in Los Angeles

Chester, M. & Liban, C. B., Jan 1 2017, Engineering for Sustainable Communities: Principles and Practices. American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), p. 349-356 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

environmental assessment
Greenhouse gases
transportation system
greenhouse gas
Light rail transit
3 Citations (Scopus)

Estimating household travel energy consumption in conjunction with a travel demand forecasting model

Garikapati, V. M., You, D., Zhang, W., Pendyala, R., Guhathakurta, S., Brown, M. A. & Dilkina, B., 2017, Demand Forecasting, Volume 1. National Research Council, Vol. 2668. p. 1-10 10 p. (Transportation Research Record; vol. 2668).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Energy utilization
Fuel consumption
Chemical analysis
4 Citations (Scopus)
Calcium carbonate
calcium carbonate
Soils
Monitoring
monitoring
2 Citations (Scopus)

Evaluation of the Federal Aviation Administration methodology for characterizing the nonlinear behavior of granular base and subbase materials

Zapata, C., Witczak, M. W. & Palanivelu, P. T., 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Transportation Geotechnics.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

pavement
air traffic
Pavements
Aviation
methodology
7 Citations (Scopus)

Evolution of microbial communities growing with carbon monoxide, hydrogen, and carbon dioxide

Esquivel-Elizondo, S., Delgado, A. & Krajmalnik-Brown, R., Jun 1 2017, In : FEMS Microbiology Ecology. 93, 6

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carbon Monoxide
Carbon Dioxide
carbon monoxide
microbial community
Hydrogen
5 Citations (Scopus)

Experimental characterization of composites to support an orthotropic plasticity material model

Khaled, B., Shyamsunder, L., Hoffarth, C., Rajan, S., Goldberg, R. K., Carney, K. S., DuBois, P. & Blankenhorn, G., Jan 1 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Composite Materials.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Plasticity
Composite materials
Aerospace industry
Constitutive models
Materials properties
11 Citations (Scopus)

Experimental evaluation of hdpe geomembrane seam strain concentrations

Kavazanjian, E., Andresen, J. & Gutierrez, A., Aug 1 2017, In : Geosynthetics International. 24, 4, p. 333-342 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Geomembranes
geomembrane
digital image
Tensile strain
High density polyethylenes
32 Citations (Scopus)

Exploring the suitability of electric vehicles in the United States

Onat, N. C., Noori, M., Kucukvar, M., Zhao, Y., Tatari, O. & Chester, M., Feb 15 2017, In : Energy. 121, p. 631-642 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electric vehicles
Electricity
Economics
Data envelopment analysis
Life cycle
12 Citations (Scopus)

Fail-safe and safe-to-fail adaptation: decision-making for urban flooding under climate change

Kim, Y., Eisenberg, D. A., Bondank, E. N., Chester, M., Mascaro, G. & Underwood, B. S., Oct 26 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Climatic Change. p. 1-16 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

flooding
decision making
infrastructure
climate change
decision analysis
8 Citations (Scopus)
urine
Toxicity
ion exchange
Ion exchange
drug
2 Citations (Scopus)

Fluid displacement patterns in porous media-3D pore-network modeling

Mahabadi Mahabad, N. & Jang, J., Jan 1 2017, p. 1201-1204. 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

fingering
Pore size
Porous materials
porous medium
Fluids
3 Citations (Scopus)

Fording differences? Conditions mitigating water insecurity in the Niger River Basin

Landis, S. T., Rezaeedaryakenari, B., Zhang, Y., Thies, C. & Maciejewski, R., Jan 1 2017, In : Political Geography. 56, p. 77-90 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

political violence
Niger
river basin
river
water
27 Citations (Scopus)

From biofilm ecology to reactors: A focused review

Boltz, J. P., Smets, B. F., Rittmann, B., Van Loosdrecht, M. C. M., Morgenroth, E. & Daigger, G. T., Apr 1 2017, In : Water Science and Technology. 75, 8, p. 1753-1760 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biofilms
Ecology
biofilm
ecology
reactor
4 Citations (Scopus)

Greenhouse gas and air quality effects of auto first-last mile use with transit

Hoehne, C. G. & Chester, M., Jun 1 2017, In : Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment. 53, p. 306-320 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Air quality
Greenhouse gases
Automobiles
motor vehicle
automobile
17 Citations (Scopus)

H2O2 Production in Microbial Electrochemical Cells Fed with Primary Sludge

Ki, D., Popat, S. C., Rittmann, B. & Torres, C., Jun 6 2017, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 51, 11, p. 6139-6145 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electrochemical cells
Peroxides
electrokinesis
Anodes
sludge
4 Citations (Scopus)

Harmonization of experimental approach and data collection to streamline analysis of biomass composition from algae in an inter-laboratory setting

Laurens, L. M. L., Van Wychen, S., Pienkos, P. T., Harmon, V. L. & McGowen, J., Jan 27 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Algal Research.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

algae
biomass
lipid content
life cycle assessment
data analysis
18 Citations (Scopus)

Household accessibility to heat refuges: Residential air conditioning, public cooled space, and walkability

Fraser, A., Chester, M., Eisenman, D., Hondula, D., Pincetl, S. S., English, P. & Bondank, E., Nov 1 2017, In : Environment and Planning B: Urban Analytics and City Science. 44, 6, p. 1036-1055 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

air conditioning
public space
conditioning
Air conditioning
accessibility
4 Citations (Scopus)

House of Quality Planning Matrix for Evaluating Wastewater Nutrient Management Technologies at Three Scales Within a Sewershed

Orner, K. D., Ozcan, O. Y., Saetta, D., Boyer, T., Yeh, D. H., Anderson, D. & Cunningham, J. A., Nov 1 2017, In : Environmental Engineering Science. 34, 11, p. 773-784 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nutrients
Wastewater
Planning
wastewater
matrix
13 Citations (Scopus)

How myristyltrimethylammonium bromide enhances biomass harvesting and pigments extraction from Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803

Zhou, Y., Lai, Y. J. S., Eustance, E., Straka, L., Zhou, C., Xia, S. & Rittmann, B., Dec 1 2017, In : Water Research. 126, p. 189-196 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

bromide
Pigments
pigment
Biomass
biomass
37 Citations (Scopus)

Hydrothermal liquefaction of Cyanidioschyzon merolae and the influence of catalysts on products

Muppaneni, T., Reddy, H. K., Selvaratnam, T., Dandamudi, K. P. R., Dungan, B., Nirmalakhandan, N., Schaub, T., Omar Holguin, F., Voorhies, W., Lammers, P. & Deng, S., Jan 1 2017, In : Bioresource Technology. 223, p. 91-97 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Liquefaction
liquefaction
catalyst
Catalysts
Oils
7 Citations (Scopus)
Partial Pressure
Carbon Monoxide
Fatty acids
Carbon monoxide
Partial pressure

Impact of spatial scales on the intercomparison of climate scenarios

Luo, W., Steptoe, M., Chang, Z., Link, R., Clarke, L. & Maciejewski, R., 2017, In : IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications. 37, 5, p. 40-49 10 p., 8047458.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Climate
Climate change
Climate Change
Cluster Analysis
Research
1 Citation (Scopus)

Implementation of a tabulated failure model into a generalized composite material model suitable for use in impact problems

Goldberg, R. K., Carney, K. S., DuBois, P., Hoffarth, C., Khaled, B., Shyamsunder, L., Rajan, S. & Blankenhorn, G., Jan 1 2017, 32nd Technical Conference of the American Society for Composites 2017. DEStech Publications Inc., Vol. 2. p. 1315-1330 16 p.

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

Composite materials
Plasticity
Polymer matrix composites
Constitutive models

Improving reliability of urban water systems under southwest climate change stressors

Bondank, E. N., Chester, M. & Ruddell, B., Jan 1 2017, International Conference on Sustainable Infrastructure 2017: Methodology - Proceedings of the International Conference on Sustainable Infrastructure 2017. American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), p. 419-428 10 p.

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

Climate change
Water
Fault tree analysis
Precipitation (meteorology)
Stressors

Industrial Ecology and Environmental Design

Allenby, B., Jan 1 2017, Philosophy, Technology, and the Environment. The MIT Press, p. 143-160 18 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

industrial ecology
Environmental Design
Ecology
2 Citations (Scopus)

Industrial selenium pollution: Sources and biological treatment technologies

Staicu, L. C., Van Hullebusch, E. D., Rittmann, B. & Lens, P. N. L., Sep 2 2017, Bioremediation of Selenium Contaminated Wastewater. Springer International Publishing, p. 75-101 27 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Selenium
pollutant source
selenium
Bioreactors
Pollution
24 Citations (Scopus)

Influence of biochemical composition during hydrothermal liquefaction of algae on product yields and fuel properties

Shakya, R., Adhikari, S., Mahadevan, R., Shanmugam, S. R., Nam, H., Hassan, E. B. & Dempster, T., Nov 1 2017, In : Bioresource Technology. 243, p. 1112-1120 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

biochemical composition
Liquefaction
Algae
liquefaction
Oils
17 Citations (Scopus)

Infrastructures as socio-eco-technical systems: Five considerations for interdisciplinary dialogue

Grabowski, Z. J., Matsler, A. M., Thiel, C., McPhillips, L., Hum, R., Bradshaw, A., Miller, T. & Redman, C., Dec 1 2017, In : Journal of Infrastructure Systems. 23, 4, 02517002.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle