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13 Citations (Scopus)

Total electron acceptor loading and composition affect hexavalent uranium reduction and microbial community structure in a membrane biofilm reactor

Ontiveros-Valencia, A., Zhou, C., Ilhan, Z. E., de Saint Cyr, L. C., Krajmalnik-Brown, R. & Rittmann, B., Nov 15 2017, In : Water Research. 125, p. 341-349 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biofilms
Uranium
biofilm
microbial community
uranium
12 Citations (Scopus)

Two-stage cultivation of Nannochloropsis oculata for lipid production using reversible alkaline flocculation

Aléman-Nava, G. S., Muylaert, K., Cuellar Bermudez, S. P., Depraetere, O., Rittmann, B., Parra-Saldívar, R. & Vandamme, D., Feb 1 2017, In : Bioresource Technology. 226, p. 18-23 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Flocculation
flocculation
Lipids
lipid
Centrifugation
8 Citations (Scopus)

Understanding the impact of operational conditions on performance of microbial peroxide producing cells

Young, M. N., Chowdhury, N., Garver, E., Evans, P. J., Popat, S. C., Rittmann, B. & Torres, C., Jul 15 2017, In : Journal of Power Sources. 356, p. 448-458 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

catholytes
Peroxides
peroxides
Cathodes
cathodes
2016
13 Citations (Scopus)

Archaea and Bacteria Acclimate to High Total Ammonia in a Methanogenic Reactor Treating Swine Waste

Esquivel-Elizondo, S., Parameswaran, P., Delgado, A., Maldonado, J., Rittmann, B. & Krajmalnik-Brown, R., 2016, In : Archaea. 2016, 4089684.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Archaea
Ammonia
Swine
ammonia
Fatty Acids

A Stoichiometric Model for Biogeotechnical Soil Improvement

O'Donnell, S. T., Hamdan, N., Rittmann, B. & Kavazanjian, E., 2016, In : Unknown Journal. 2016-January, 269 GSP, p. 7-16 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Denitrification
soil improvement
Carbonates
denitrification
Soil
26 Citations (Scopus)

Autotrophic antimonate bio-reduction using hydrogen as the electron donor

Lai, C. Y., Wen, L. L., Zhang, Y., Luo, S. S., Wang, Q. Y., Luo, Y. H., Chen, R., Yang, X., Rittmann, B. & Zhao, H. P., Jan 1 2016, In : Water Research. 88, p. 467-474 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

hydrogen
electron
Hydrogen
Electrons
Metalloids

Biofilm as a versatile stablizer and promoter for Pd nanoparticle (PdNP) recovery and catalytic denitrification

Zhou, C., Wang, Z. & Rittmann, B., 2016, Biotech, Biomaterials and Biomedical - TechConnect Briefs 2016. TechConnect, Vol. 3. p. 27-30 4 p.

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

Denitrification
Biofilms
Nanoparticles
Membranes
Recovery
10 Citations (Scopus)

Biofilm-enhanced continuous synthesis and stabilization of palladium nanoparticles (PdNPs)

Zhou, C., Wang, Z., Marcus, A. & Rittmann, B., 2016, In : Environmental Science: Nano. 3, 6, p. 1396-1404 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

palladium
Palladium
Biofilms
biofilm
stabilization
46 Citations (Scopus)

Bioreduction of Chromate in a Methane-Based Membrane Biofilm Reactor

Lai, C. Y., Zhong, L., Zhang, Y., Chen, J. X., Wen, L. L., Shi, L. D., Sun, Y. P., Ma, F., Rittmann, B., Zhou, C., Tang, Y., Zheng, P. & Zhao, H. P., Jun 7 2016, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 50, 11, p. 5832-5839 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chromates
chromate
Methane
Biofilms
biofilm

Bioremediation of Eutrophic Water by the Controlled Cultivation of Water Hyacinths

Zhang, Y., Zhang, Z., Wang, Z., Liu, H., Wen, X., Qin, H., Yan, S. & Rittmann, B., 2016, World Environmental and Water Resources Congress 2016: Watershed Management, Irrigation and Drainage, and Water Resources Planning and Management - Papers from Sessions of the Proceedings of the 2016 World Environmental and Water Resources Congress. American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), p. 251-261 11 p.

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

Bioremediation
bioremediation
Lakes
lake
Water
18 Citations (Scopus)

Carbonate Mineral Precipitation for Soil Improvement Through Microbial Denitrification

Hamdan, N., Kavazanjian, E., Rittmann, B. & Karatas, I., Jul 20 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Geomicrobiology Journal. p. 1-8 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carbonate minerals
Denitrification
soil improvement
Carbonates
Minerals
4 Citations (Scopus)

Critical Uncertainties and Gaps in the Environmental-and Social-Impact Assessment of the Proposed Interoceanic Canal through Nicaragua

Huete-Perez, J. A., Ortega-Hegg, M., Urquhart, G. R., Covich, A. P., Vammen, K., Rittmann, B., Miranda, J. C., Espinoza-Corriols, S., Acevedo, A., Acosta, M. L., Gómez, J. P., Brett, M. T., Hanemann, W., Härer, A., Incer-Barquero, J., Joyce, F. J., Wesley Lauer, J., Maes, J. M., Tomson, M. B., Meyer, A. & 4 others, Montenegro-Guillen, S., Lindsay Whitlow, W., Schnoor, J. L. & Alvarez, P. J. J., Aug 1 2016, In : BioScience. 66, 8, p. 632-645 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Nicaragua
social impact
canals (waterways)
Social Change
Uncertainty
14 Citations (Scopus)

Direct delivery of CO2 into a hydrogen-based membrane biofilm reactor and model development

Xia, S., Xu, X., Zhou, C., Wang, C., Zhou, L. & Rittmann, B., Apr 15 2016, In : Chemical Engineering Journal. 290, p. 154-160 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biofilms
biofilm
Hydrogen
hydrogen
membrane
9 Citations (Scopus)

Direct membrane-carbonation photobioreactor producing photoautotrophic biomass via carbon dioxide transfer and nutrient removal

Kim, H. W., Cheng, J. & Rittmann, B., Mar 1 2016, In : Bioresource Technology. 204, p. 32-37 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Photobioreactors
Carbonation
Carbon Dioxide
Nutrients
Carbon dioxide
12 Citations (Scopus)
Chemostats
chemostat
microbial community
community structure
substrate
8 Citations (Scopus)

Electron partitioning in soluble organic products by wild-type and modified Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803

Nguyen, B. T. & Rittmann, B., Jul 1 2016, In : Biomass and Bioenergy. 90, p. 237-242 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803
partitioning
electrons
light intensity
electron
22 Citations (Scopus)

Evolution of the microbial community of the biofilm in a methane-based membrane biofilm reactor reducing multiple electron acceptors

Chen, R., Luo, Y. H., Chen, J. X., Zhang, Y., Wen, L. L., Shi, L. D., Tang, Y., Rittmann, B., Zheng, P. & Zhao, H. P., Feb 3 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Environmental Science and Pollution Research. p. 1-9 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Methane
Biofilms
biofilm
perchlorate
microbial community
10 Citations (Scopus)

How to us Nile Red, a selective fluorescent stain for microalgal neutral lipids

Alemán-Nava, G. S., Cuellar-Bermudez, S. P., Cuaresma, M., Bosma, R., Muylaert, K., Rittmann, B. & Parra, R., Sep 1 2016, In : Journal of Microbiological Methods. 128, p. 74-79 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Coloring Agents
Lipids
Microalgae
Fluorescence
Cell Wall
13 Citations (Scopus)
Selenic Acid
Selenium
Biofilms
Sulfates
Hydrogen
32 Citations (Scopus)

Improving lipid recovery from Scenedesmus wet biomass by surfactant-assisted disruption

Lai, Y. S., Francesco, F. D., Aguinaga, A., Parameswaran, P. & Rittmann, B., 2016, In : Green Chemistry. 18, 5, p. 1319-1326 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Surface-Active Agents
Lipids
surfactant
Biomass
Surface active agents
7 Citations (Scopus)

Multiple synergistic benefits of selective fermentation of Scenedesmus biomass for fuel recovery via wet-biomass extraction

Lai, Y. J. S., McCaw, A., Ontiveros-Valencia, A., Shi, Y., Parameswaran, P. & Rittmann, B., Jul 1 2016, In : Algal Research. 17, p. 253-260 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Scenedesmus
biofuels
fermentation
biomass
lipids
46 Citations (Scopus)

Nutrients utilization and contaminants removal. A review of two approaches of algae and cyanobacteria in wastewater

Cuellar-Bermudez, S. P., Aleman-Nava, G. S., Chandra, R., Garcia-Perez, J. S., Contreras-Angulo, J. R., Markou, G., Muylaert, K., Rittmann, B. & Parra-Saldivar, R., Apr 13 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Algal Research.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

algae
nutrient utilization
microalgae
wastewater
Cyanobacteria
11 Citations (Scopus)

Ozone enhances biodegradability of heavy hydrocarbons in soil

Chen, T., Maldonado, J., Delgado, A., Zuo, Y., Yavuz, B. M., Westerhoff, P., Proctor, A. J., Krajmalnik-Brown, R. & Rittmann, B., Jun 1 2016, In : Journal of Environmental Engineering and Science. 11, 1, p. 7-17 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ozone
Biodegradability
petroleum hydrocarbon
Hydrocarbons
Petroleum
35 Citations (Scopus)

Palladium Recovery in a H2-Based Membrane Biofilm Reactor: Formation of Pd(0) Nanoparticles through Enzymatic and Autocatalytic Reductions

Zhou, C., Ontiveros-Valencia, A., Wang, Z., Maldonado, J., Zhao, H. P., Krajmalnik-Brown, R. & Rittmann, B., Mar 1 2016, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 50, 5, p. 2546-2555 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

palladium
Palladium
Biofilms
biofilm
Nanoparticles
12 Citations (Scopus)

Relieving the fermentation inhibition enables high electron recovery from landfill leachate in a microbial electrolysis cell

Mahmoud, M., Parameswaran, P., Torres, C. & Rittmann, B., 2016, In : RSC Advances. 6, 8, p. 6658-6664 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chemical Water Pollutants
Regenerative fuel cells
Enzyme inhibition
Land fill
Fermentation
19 Citations (Scopus)

Role of self-assembly coated Er3+: YAlO3/TiO2 in intimate coupling of visible-light-responsive photocatalysis and biodegradation reactions

Dong, S., Dong, S., Tian, X., Xu, Z., Ma, D., Cui, B., Ren, N. & Rittmann, B., Jan 25 2016, In : Journal of Hazardous Materials. 302, p. 386-394 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Photocatalysis
Biodegradation
Self assembly
biodegradation
Light
15 Citations (Scopus)

Selective fermentation of carbohydrate and protein fractions of Scenedesmus, and biohydrogenation of its lipid fraction for enhanced recovery of saturated fatty acids

Lai, Y. S., Parameswaran, P., Li, A., Aguinaga, A. & Rittmann, B., Feb 1 2016, In : Biotechnology and Bioengineering. 113, 2, p. 320-329 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Scenedesmus
Enhanced recovery
Saturated fatty acids
Carbohydrates
Fermentation
41 Citations (Scopus)

Selenate and Nitrate Bioreductions Using Methane as the Electron Donor in a Membrane Biofilm Reactor

Lai, C. Y., Wen, L. L., Shi, L. D., Zhao, K. K., Wang, Y. Q., Yang, X., Rittmann, B., Zhou, C., Tang, Y., Zheng, P. & Zhao, H. P., Sep 20 2016, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 50, 18, p. 10179-10186 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Selenic Acid
selenate
Methane
Biofilms
Nitrates
23 Citations (Scopus)

Tailoring Microbial Electrochemical Cells for Production of Hydrogen Peroxide at High Concentrations and Efficiencies

Young, M. N., Links, M. J., Popat, S. C., Rittmann, B. & Torres, C., Dec 8 2016, In : ChemSusChem. 9, 23, p. 3345-3352 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electrochemical cells
Peroxides
Hydrogen peroxide
hydrogen peroxide
Hydrogen Peroxide
13 Citations (Scopus)

The effect of pH and buffer concentration on anode biofilms of Thermincola ferriacetica

Lusk, B. G., Parameswaran, P., Popat, S. C., Rittmann, B. & Torres, C., Dec 1 2016, In : Bioelectrochemistry. 112, p. 47-52 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

biofilms
Biofilms
Buffers
Anodes
Electrodes
2 Citations (Scopus)

The role of exogenous electron donors for accelerating 2,4,6-trichlorophenol biotransformation and mineralization

Yan, N., Li, R., Xu, H., Li, L., Yang, L., Zhang, Y., Liu, R. & Rittmann, B., Apr 15 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Biodegradation. p. 1-10 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

formic acid
biotransformation
Biotransformation
Dechlorination
dechlorination
18 Citations (Scopus)

The Roles of Biofilm Conductivity and Donor Substrate Kinetics in a Mixed-Culture Biofilm Anode

Lee, H. S., Dhar, B. R., An, J., Rittmann, B., Ryu, H., Santo Domingo, J. W., Ren, H. & Chae, J., Dec 6 2016, In : Environmental Science & Technology. 50, 23, p. 12799-12807 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biofilms
biofilm
Anodes
conductivity
substrate
4 Citations (Scopus)

The source of inoculum drives bacterial community structure in Synechocystis sp. PCC6803-based photobioreactors

Zevin, A. S., Rittmann, B. & Krajmalnik-Brown, R., Jan 1 2016, In : Algal Research. 13, p. 109-115 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Synechocystis
bacterial communities
restriction fragment length polymorphism
inoculum
community structure
153 Citations (Scopus)

Total Value of Phosphorus Recovery

Mayer, B. K., Baker, L. A., Boyer, T., Drechsel, P., Gifford, M., Hanjra, M. A., Parameswaran, P., Stoltzfus, J., Westerhoff, P. & Rittmann, B., Jul 5 2016, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 50, 13, p. 6606-6620 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Phosphorus
phosphorus
Recovery
Mineral Waters
nonrenewable resource
15 Citations (Scopus)

Using flow cytometry to evaluate thermal extraction of EPS from Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803

Zhou, Y., Nguyen, B. T., Lai, Y. J. S., Zhou, C., Xia, S. & Rittmann, B., Dec 1 2016, In : Algal Research. 20, p. 276-281 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803
flow cytometry
nucleic acids
heat
solubilization
4 Citations (Scopus)
Siloxanes
Biogas
Sewage sludge
biogas
activated sludge
6 Citations (Scopus)

UV photolysis for enhanced phenol biodegradation in the presence of 2,4,6-trichlorophenol (TCP)

Song, J., Wang, W., Li, R., Zhu, J., Zhang, Y., Liu, R. & Rittmann, B., Feb 1 2016, In : Biodegradation. 27, 1, p. 59-67 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Photolysis
photolysis
Phenol
Biodegradation
Phenols
4 Citations (Scopus)

Waste Biorefinery - Advocating Circular Economy

Bhaskar, T., Chang, J. S., Khanal, S., Lee, D. J., Venkata Mohan, S. & Rittmann, B., Sep 1 2016, In : Bioresource Technology. 215, p. 1 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

economy
2015
19 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
carbon dioxide
microalgae
gases
high-value products
closed loop systems
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
22 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
20 Citations (Scopus)
thermophilic bacterium
Cellobiose
Biofilms
acetate
Bacteria
109 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
54 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
26 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
7 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
9 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