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5 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
6 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
3 Citations (Scopus)

Anaerobic oxidation of methane coupled to denitrification: fundamentals, challenges, and potential

Lee, H. S., Tang, Y., Rittmann, B. E. & Zhao, H. P., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Critical Reviews in Environmental Science and Technology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Denitrification
denitrification
Methane
Wastewater
methane
34 Citations (Scopus)

Biofilms, active substrata, and me

Rittmann, B., Apr 1 2018, In : Water Research. 132, p. 135-145 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Biofilms
biofilm
Anodes
Photocatalysis
substrate
12 Citations (Scopus)

Bioreduction of Antimonate by Anaerobic Methane Oxidation in a Membrane Biofilm Batch Reactor

Lai, C. Y., Dong, Q. Y., Rittmann, B. & Zhao, H. P., Aug 7 2018, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 52, 15, p. 8693-8700 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Methane
Batch reactors
Biofilms
biofilm
methane
10 Citations (Scopus)

Biotechnological revalorization of Tequila waste and by-product streams for cleaner production – A review from bio-refinery perspective

Alemán-Nava, G. S., Gatti, I. A., Parra-Saldivar, R., Dallemand, J. F., Rittmann, B. & Iqbal, H. M. N., Jan 20 2018, In : Journal of Cleaner Production. 172, p. 3713-3720 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

cleaner production
Byproducts
industry
biotransformation
Processing
12 Citations (Scopus)

Bromate and Nitrate Bioreduction Coupled with Poly-β-hydroxybutyrate Production in a Methane-Based Membrane Biofilm Reactor

Lai, C. Y., Lv, P. L., Dong, Q. Y., Yeo, S. L., Rittmann, B. & Zhao, H. P., Jun 19 2018, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 52, 12, p. 7024-7031 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bromates
Hydroxybutyrates
Methane
Biofilms
Nitrates
3 Citations (Scopus)

Cell disruption by cationic surfactants affects bioproduct recovery from Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803

Lai, Y. J. S., Zhou, Y., Eustance, E., Straka, L., Wang, Z. & Rittmann, B., Sep 1 2018, In : Algal Research. 34, p. 250-255 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

biobased products
Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803
bromides
pigments
lipids
4 Citations (Scopus)

Characterization and high-throughput sequencing of a trichlorophenol-dechlorinating microbial community acclimated from sewage sludge

Song, J., Chen, L., Chen, H., Sheng, F., Xing, D., Li, L., Zhang, Y. & Rittmann, B., Oct 1 2018, In : Journal of Cleaner Production. 197, p. 306-313 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dechlorination
Sewage sludge
dechlorination
microbial community
Throughput
1 Citation (Scopus)

Climate Change and Energy Technologies in Undergraduate Introductory Science Textbooks

Yoho, R. A. & Rittmann, B., Apr 20 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Environmental Communication. p. 1-13 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

textbook
climate change
global climate
citizenship
terminology

Competition for electrons between mono-oxygenations of pyridine and 2-hydroxypyridine

Yang, C., Tang, Y., Xu, H., Yan, N., Li, N., Zhang, Y. & Rittmann, B., May 21 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Biodegradation. p. 1-9 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Oxygenation
oxygenation
Pyridine
Electrons
electron
4 Citations (Scopus)

Competition for molecular oxygen and electron donor between phenol and quinoline during their simultaneous biodegradation

Zou, S., Zhang, B., Yan, N., Zhang, C., Xu, H., Zhang, Y. & Rittmann, B., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Process Biochemistry.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Molecular oxygen
Phenol
Biodegradation
Phenols
Electrons
14 Citations (Scopus)

Complete dechlorination and mineralization of pentachlorophenol (PCP) in a hydrogen-based membrane biofilm reactor (MBfR)

Long, M., Ilhan, Z. E., Xia, S., Zhou, C. & Rittmann, B., Nov 1 2018, In : Water Research. 144, p. 134-144 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dechlorination
PCP
Biofilms
dechlorination
biofilm
3 Citations (Scopus)

Determining the mechanism for low sludge yields in the cannibal solids reduction system

Van Ginkel, S. W., Miceli, J., Kim, B. O., Yang, Z., Young, M., Marcus, A. & Rittmann, B., Jan 1 2018, In : Water Environment Research. 90, 1, p. 42-47 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Interchanges
Bioreactors
sludge
bioreactor
Degradation
13 Citations (Scopus)

Direct solid-state evidence of H2-induced partial U(VI) reduction concomitant with adsorption by extracellular polymeric substances (EPS)

Li, A., Zhou, C., Liu, Z., Xu, X., Zhou, Y., Zhou, D., Tang, Y., Ma, F. & Rittmann, B., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Biotechnology and Bioengineering.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Immobilization
Adsorption
Electrons
Environmental Biodegradation
Uranium
4 Citations (Scopus)

Dynamic response of Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803 to changes in light intensity

Straka, L. & Rittmann, B., Jun 1 2018, In : Algal Research. 32, p. 210-220 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803
light intensity
microalgae
specific growth rate
biomass
11 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of culture density on biomass production and light utilization efficiency of Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803

Straka, L. & Rittmann, B., Jan 1 2018, In : Biotechnology and Bioengineering. 115, 2, p. 507-511 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Synechocystis
Biomass
Light
Growth
Photons
6 Citations (Scopus)

Excessive phosphorus caused inhibition and cell damage during heterotrophic growth of Chlorella regularis

Li, Q., Fu, L., Wang, Y., Zhou, D. & Rittmann, B., Nov 1 2018, In : Bioresource Technology. 268, p. 266-270 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Phosphorus
Cells
phosphorus
Polyphosphates
damage
1 Citation (Scopus)

Growth kinetics and mathematical modeling of Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803 under flashing light

Straka, L. & Rittmann, B., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Biotechnology and Bioengineering.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Synechocystis
Growth kinetics
Light
Growth
Photobioreactors
20 Citations (Scopus)

How Microbial Aggregates Protect against Nanoparticle Toxicity

Tang, J., Wu, Y., Esquivel-Elizondo, S., Sørensen, S. J. & Rittmann, B., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Trends in Biotechnology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nanoparticles
Toxicity
Microorganisms
Poisons
Ecosystem
9 Citations (Scopus)

Hypoxic methane oxidation coupled to denitrification in a membrane biofilm

Alrashed, W., Lee, J., Park, J., Rittmann, B., Tang, Y., Neufeld, J. D. & Lee, H. S., Sep 15 2018, In : Chemical Engineering Journal. 348, p. 745-753 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Denitrification
Methane
Biofilms
biofilm
denitrification
3 Citations (Scopus)

Impacts of moisture content during ozonation of soils containing residual petroleum

Chen, T., Yavuz, B. M., Delgado, A., Montoya, G., Winkle, D. V., Zuo, Y., Kamath, R., Westerhoff, P., Krajmalnik-Brown, R. & Rittmann, B., Feb 15 2018, In : Journal of Hazardous Materials. 344, p. 1101-1108 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ozonization
residual soil
Petroleum
petroleum hydrocarbon
Hydrocarbons
6 Citations (Scopus)

Light-dependent kinetic model for microalgae experiencing photoacclimation, photodamage, and photodamage repair

Straka, L. & Rittmann, B., Apr 1 2018, In : Algal Research. 31, p. 232-238 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

microalgae
photosystem II
light intensity
kinetics
photosystem I
5 Citations (Scopus)

Low-cost optical sensor to automatically monitor and control biomass concentration in microalgal cultivation

Nguyen, B. T. & Rittmann, B., Jun 1 2018, In : Algal Research. 32, p. 101-106 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

sensors (equipment)
monitoring
biomass
feedstocks
microalgae
12 Citations (Scopus)

Managing Diffuse Phosphorus at the Source versus at the Sink

MacIntosh, K. A., Mayer, B. K., McDowell, R. W., Powers, S. M., Baker, L. A., Boyer, T. & Rittmann, B., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Environmental Science and Technology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Phosphorus
phosphorus
Agriculture
Water quality
Decision making
4 Citations (Scopus)

Managing microbial communities in membrane biofilm reactors

Ontiveros-Valencia, A., Zhou, C., Zhao, H. P., Krajmalnik-Brown, R., Tang, Y. & Rittmann, B., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biofilms
Membranes
Electrons
Gases
Selenic Acid
1 Citation (Scopus)

pH-dependent speciation and hydrogen (H2) control U(VI) respiration by Desulfovibrio vulgaris

Kushwaha, S., Marcus, A. & Rittmann, B., Jun 1 2018, In : Biotechnology and Bioengineering. 115, 6, p. 1465-1474 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Desulfovibrio vulgaris
Hydrogen
Respiration
Electrons
Sulfates
8 Citations (Scopus)

Photocatalytic-induced electron transfer via anode-respiring bacteria (ARB) at an anode that intimately couples ARB and a TiO2 photocatalyst

Zhou, D., Dong, S., Ki, D. & Rittmann, B., Apr 15 2018, In : Chemical Engineering Journal. 338, p. 745-751 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Photocatalysts
Bacteria
Anodes
electron
bacterium
2 Citations (Scopus)

Quantification of heterotrophic bacteria during the growth of Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803 using fluorescence activated cell sorting and microscopy

Zhou, Y., Eustance, E., Straka, L., Lai, Y. J. S., Xia, S. & Rittmann, B., Mar 1 2018, In : Algal Research. 30, p. 94-100 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803
flow cytometry
microscopy
Synechocystis
bacteria
24 Citations (Scopus)

Roles of an easily biodegradable co-substrate in enhancing tetracycline treatment in an intimately coupled photocatalytic-biological reactor

Xiong, H., Dong, S., Zhang, J., Zhou, D. & Rittmann, B., Jun 1 2018, In : Water Research. 136, p. 75-83 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Photocatalysis
biodegradation
mineralization
substrate
Biodegradation
3 Citations (Scopus)

Simultaneous anaerobic and aerobic transformations of nitrobenzene

Cao, L., Zhang, C., Zou, S., Zhu, G., Li, N., Zhang, Y. & Rittmann, B., Nov 15 2018, In : Journal of Environmental Management. 226, p. 264-269 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nitrobenzene
biodegradation
Aniline
Biodegradation
bioreactor
2 Citations (Scopus)

Using the membrane biofilm reactor (MBfR) to recover platinum group metals (PGMs) as nanoparticles from wastewater

Lusk, B. G., Zhou, C., Tomaswick, A. & Rittmann, B., Jan 1 2018, TechConnect Briefs 2018 - Materials for Energy, Efficiency and Sustainability. Romanowicz, B., Case, F., Case, F. & Laudon, M. (eds.). TechConnect, Vol. 2. p. 134-137 4 p.

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

Biofilms
Platinum
Wastewater
Metals
Nanoparticles
2017
47 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
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
2 Citations (Scopus)

Biophotovoltaics: Conversion of light energy to bioelectricity through photosynthetic microbial fuel cell technology

Chandra, R., Venkata Mohan, S., Roberto, P. S., Rittmann, B. & Cornejo, R. A. S., Dec 1 2017, Microbial Fuel Cell: A Bioelectrochemical System that Converts Waste to Watts. Springer International Publishing, p. 373-387 15 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Bioelectric phenomena
Microbial fuel cells
9 Citations (Scopus)
Regenerative fuel cells
Ammonia
Fermentation
Methanogens
fermentation
1 Citation (Scopus)

Comparison of sequential with intimate coupling of photolysis and biodegradation for benzotriazole

Shan, S., Zhang, Y., Zhang, Y., Hui, L., Shi, W., Zhang, Y. & Rittmann, B., Dec 1 2017, In : Frontiers of Environmental Science and Engineering. 11, 6, 8.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

photolysis
biodegradation
formic acid
acid
electron
3 Citations (Scopus)

Competition for electrons between pyridine and quinoline during their simultaneous biodegradation

Xu, H., Sun, W., Yan, N., Li, D., Wang, X., Yu, T., Zhang, Y. & Rittmann, B., Sep 18 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Environmental Science and Pollution Research. p. 1-10 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Oxygenation
oxygenation
Biodegradation
biodegradation
Electrons
10 Citations (Scopus)

Competition for electrons between reductive dechlorination and denitrification

Cao, L., Sun, W., Zhang, Y., Feng, S., Dong, J., Zhang, Y. & Rittmann, B., Dec 1 2017, In : Frontiers of Environmental Science and Engineering. 11, 6, 14.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

dechlorination
denitrification
nitrate
electron
nitrite
47 Citations (Scopus)

Complete nitrogen removal by simultaneous nitrification and denitrification in flat-panel air-cathode microbial fuel cells treating domestic wastewater

Park, Y., Park, S., Nguyen, V. K., Yu, J., Torres, C., Rittmann, B. & Lee, T., May 15 2017, In : Chemical Engineering Journal. 316, p. 673-679 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Microbial fuel cells
Nitrogen removal
Nitrification
Denitrification
fuel cell
19 Citations (Scopus)

Coupling of Pd nanoparticles and denitrifying biofilm promotes H2-based nitrate removal with greater selectivity towards N2

Zhou, C., Wang, Z., Ontiveros-Valencia, A., Long, M., Lai, C. Y., Zhao, H. P., Xia, S. & Rittmann, B., Jun 5 2017, In : Applied Catalysis B: Environmental. 206, p. 461-470 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biofilms
Nitrates
biofilm
nitrate
Nanoparticles
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
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
3 Citations (Scopus)
Electrochemical Techniques
Biofilms
Ammonium Compounds
Anodes
Electrodes
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
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