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Acclimation of nitrifying biomass to phenol leads to persistent resistance to inhibition

Zou, S., Yan, N., Zhang, C., Zhou, Y., Wu, X., Wang, J., Liu, Y., Zhang, Y. & Rittmann, B., Nov 25 2019, In : Science of the Total Environment. 693, 133622.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Phenol
acclimation
Phenols
phenol
Biomass
2 Citations (Scopus)

Aflatoxin Exposure, Child Stunting, and Dysbiosis in the Intestinal Microbiome among Children in Guatemala

Voth-Gaeddert, L. E., Torres, O., Maldonado, J., Krajmalnik-Brown, R., Rittmann, B. E. & Oerther, D. B., Aug 1 2019, In : Environmental Engineering Science. 36, 8, p. 958-968 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aflatoxins
Health
Food supply
exposure
morbidity
2 Citations (Scopus)

Anaerobic biodegradation of catechol by sediment microorganisms: Interactive roles of N reduction and S cycling

Zheng, X., Zhou, C., Liu, Z., Long, M., Luo, Y. H., Chen, T., Ontiveros-Valencia, A. & Rittmann, B. E., Sep 1 2019, In : Journal of Cleaner Production. 230, p. 80-89 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biodegradation
Microorganisms
biodegradation
Sediments
microorganism
17 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
Open Access
Waste Water
Microbiology
Names
Microbiota
Water
3 Citations (Scopus)
Synechocystis
Biofilms
biofilm
nutrient content
Food

Bioavailable electron donors from ultrasound-treated biomass for stimulating denitrification

Wang, Y., Zeng, Q., Zou, S., Hu, C., Chen, F., Zhang, Y. & Rittmann, B., Nov 15 2019, In : Journal of Environmental Management. 250, 109533.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Denitrification
denitrification
Biomass
Ultrasonics
Chemical oxygen demand
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

Biogeochemical Model for Soil Improvement by Denitrification

O'Donnell, S. T., Hall, C. A., Kavazanjian, E. & Rittmann, B. E., Nov 1 2019, In : Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering. 145, 11, 04019091.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

soil improvement
Denitrification
denitrification
Soils
Biogas

Characterization of CO2 flux through hollow-fiber membranes using pH modeling

Shesh, T., Eustance, E., Lai, Y. J. & Rittmann, B., Dec 15 2019, In : Journal of Membrane Science. 592, 117389.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

inlet pressure
mass transfer
hollow
Mass transfer
Fluxes
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

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

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
4 Citations (Scopus)

Electro-selective fermentation enhances lipid extraction and biohydrogenation of Scenedesmus acutus biomass

Liu, Y., Lai, Y. J. S., Barbosa, T. S., Chandra, R., Parameswaran, P. & Rittmann, B. E., Mar 1 2019, In : Algal Research. 38, 101397.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

biohydrogenation
Scenedesmus
fermentation
biomass
lipids

Eliminating partial-transformation products and mitigating residual toxicity of amoxicillin through intimately coupled photocatalysis and biodegradation

Wang, Y., Chen, C., Zhou, D., Xiong, H., Zhou, Y., Dong, S. & Rittmann, B., Dec 1 2019, In : Chemosphere. 237, 124491.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Photocatalysis
Amoxicillin
Biodegradation
Toxicity
biodegradation
4 Citations (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)
Denitrification
Nitrates
calcium acetate
denitrification
Carbonates
12 Citations (Scopus)

Global diversity and biogeography of bacterial communities in wastewater treatment plants

Global Water Microbiome Consortium, Jul 1 2019, In : Nature Microbiology. 4, 7, p. 1183-1195 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Waste Water
Sewage
Ecology
16S Ribosomal RNA
Stochastic Processes
7 Citations (Scopus)

Hydrogenotrophic microbial reduction of oxyanions with the membrane biofilm reactor

Zhou, C., Ontiveros-Valencia, A., Nerenberg, R., Tang, Y., Friese, D., Krajmalnik-Brown, R. & Rittmann, B. E., Jan 1 2019, In : Frontiers in Microbiology. 9, 3268.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
Biofilms
Membranes
Water
Electrons
Selenic Acid
Hexane
Fatty acids
Fermentation
Lipids
Anodes
2 Citations (Scopus)

Kinetics of anaerobic methane oxidation coupled to denitrification in the membrane biofilm reactor

Tang, Y., Zhang, Z., Rittmann, B. & Lee, H. S., Oct 1 2019, In : Biotechnology and bioengineering. 116, 10, p. 2550-2560 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Denitrification
Methane
Biofilms
Nitrates
Fluxes
11 Citations (Scopus)

Methane oxidation coupled to perchlorate reduction in a membrane biofilm batch reactor

Lv, P. L., Shi, L. D., Wang, Z., Rittmann, B. & Zhao, H. P., Jun 1 2019, In : Science of the Total Environment. 667, p. 9-15 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

perchlorate
Methane
Batch reactors
Biofilms
biofilm

Microbiological processes in reactive modeling

Rittmann, B. & VanBriesen, J. M., Feb 26 2019, Reactive Transport in Porous Media. Walter de Gruyter GmbH, Vol. 34. p. 311-334 24 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

porosity
modeling
1 Citation (Scopus)

Multicycle Ozonation+Bioremediation for Soils Containing Residual Petroleum

Chen, T., Yavuz, B. M., Delgado, A. G., Januszewski, B., Zuo, Y., Westerhoff, P., Krajmalnik-Brown, R. & Rittmann, B. E., Dec 2019, In : Environmental Engineering Science. 36, 12, p. 1443-1451 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ozonization
residual soil
Bioremediation
Petroleum
petroleum hydrocarbon

Phosphate depletion controls lipid content and accumulation of heterotrophic bacteria during growth of Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803

Zhou, Y., Lai, Y. J. S., Eustance, E., Xia, S. & Rittmann, B., Jan 1 2019, In : Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Synechocystis
Cyanobacteria
Biomass
Phosphates
Bacteria
1 Citation (Scopus)
Cationic surfactants
Chain length
surfactant
Biomass
Agglomeration
1 Citation (Scopus)

Role of hydrogen (H 2 ) mass transfer in microbiological H 2 -threshold studies

Karadagli, F., Marcus, A. & Rittmann, B., Jan 1 2019, In : Biodegradation.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

mass transfer
Hydrogen
Mass transfer
Gases
hydrogen

The role of ultrasound-treated sludge for accelerating quinoline mono-oxygenation

Zhang, Y., Wang, Y., Lu, Q., Zhang, C., Yan, N., Zhang, Y. & Rittmann, B., Mar 1 2019, In : Journal of Environmental Management. 233, p. 561-566 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Oxygenation
oxygenation
Biodegradation
Ultrasonics
sludge
1 Citation (Scopus)

Uptake of phosphate by Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803 in dark conditions: Removal driving force and modeling

Zhou, Y., Marcus, A., Straka, L., Eustance, E., Lai, Y. J. S., Xia, S. & Rittmann, B., Mar 1 2019, In : Chemosphere. p. 147-156 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Synechocystis
Biomass
Phosphates
phosphate
Microalgae
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
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
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
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