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Pedro Alvarez

Journal Papers 2011 – Current

[1 – most recent papers]  [2 – 2001-2010]  [3 – 1990-2000]

227. Lee C-G, P. J.J. Alvarez, A. Nam, S-J Park, T. Do, U-S Choi, and S-H Lee (2017). Arsenic(V) removal using an amine-doped acrylic ion exchange fiber: Kinetic, equilibrium, and regeneration studies. Haz. Mat. 325, 223-229

226. Westerhoff P., P.J.J. Alvarez, Q. Li, J. Gardea-Torresdey, and J. Zimmerman (2016). Overcoming implementation barriers for nanotechnology in drinking water treatment. Environmental Science: Nano 3:1241-1253.

225. Lim J.; H. Kim, P.J.J. Alvarez, J. Lee, and W. Choi (2016). Visible light sensitized production of hydroxyl radicals using fullerol as an electron transfer mediator. Sci. Technol. 50:10545–10553.

224. Monzon O., Y. Yang, J. Kim, A. Heldenbrand, Q. Li and P.J.J. Alvarez (2016). MFC fed by high-salinity Barnett Shale produced wastewater: autochthonous bacterial population producing energy for desalination. Eng. J. 117:87-91.

223. Toledo D., H.S. Chiaranda L, P.J.J. Alvarez, T.M. Vogel, M. Fernandes and H. X. Corseuil (2016). Biodiesel long-term influence on the source-zone leads to higher residual aromatic hydrocarbons concentrations in a biodiesel blend (B20)-contaminated groundwater. Cont. Hydrol. 153: 48–53.

222. Duan L., Z. Wang, H. Yan., Z. Wang, G. Gao, W. Chen and P.J.J. Alvarez (2016). The oxidation capacity of Mn3O4 nanoparticles is significantly enhanced by anchoring them onto reduced graphene oxide to facilitate regeneration of surface-associated Mn(III). Wat. Res. 103:101-108.

221. Yoo H-Y, S. Yan, D. Jeon, Y. Mackeyev, Y-Y Ahn, H-J Kim, L. J. Wilson, P.J.J. Alvarez, Y. Lee, W. Song, J. Kim, and J. Lee (2016). Tin porphyrin immobilization significantly enhances visible-light-photosensitized degradation of microcystins: mechanistic implications. Appl. Catal., B. 199:33-44.

220. Gaspar J., D. Davis, C. Camacho, and P.J.J. Alvarez (2016). Biogenic versus thermogenic H2S source determination in Bakken wells: considerations for biocide application. ES&T Letters. 3:127-132 

219. Vidonish E., K. Zygourakis, C.A. Masiello, X. Gao, J. Mathieu, and P.J.J. Alvarez (2016). Pyrolytic treatment and fertility enhancement of soils contaminated with heavy hydrocarbons. Environ. Sci. Technol. 50: 2498–2506. 

218. Monzon O., Y. Yang, Q. .Li, PJJ Alvarez (2016). Quorum sensing autoinducers enhance biofilm formation and power production in a hypersaline microbial fuel cell. Eng. J. 109, 222-227. 

217. Yu P., J. Mathieu, M. Li, Z. Dai and P.J.J. Alvarez (2016). Isolation of polyvalent bacteriophages using sequential multiple host approaches. Environ, Microbiol. 82:808–815. 

216. Gaspar J. J. Mathieu and P.J.J. Alvarez (2016). A rapid platform to screen therapeutic drugs for efficacy in removing lipofuscin. Materials, Methods and Technologies 10:1-9. 

215. Zuo L., Y. Guo, X. Li, H. Fu, X. Qu, S. Zheng, C. Gu, D. Zhu, and P.J.J. Alvarez (2016). Enhanced adsorption of hydroxyl- and amino-substituted aromatic chemicals to nitrogen doped multiwalled carbon nanotubes: A combined batch and theoretical calculation study. Sci. Technol. 50: 899–905 

214. Fu H, H. Liu, J. Mao, W. Chu, Q. Li, P.J.J. Alvarez, X. Qu, and D. Zhu (2016). Photochemistry of Dissolved Black Carbon Released from Biochar: Reactive Oxygen Species Generation and Phototransformation. Sci. Technol. 50: 1218–1226 

213. Molosky L., J. Connor, T. McHugh, S. Richardson, C. Woroszylo and J.J. Alvarez (2016). Environmental factors predictive of natural methane concentrations in groundwater wells in areas of active Marcellus Shale gas extraction. Groundwater. doi:10.1111/gwat.12401.

212. Liu L., M. Sun, Q. Li, H. Zhang, K. Yu, M. Li, C. Zhang, G. Cao, Y. Yuang. H. Zhai, W. Chen and P.J.J. Alvarez (2016). High-facet-energy CdS nanorods are more reactive but less cytotoxic than lower-facet-energy homologues of similar morphology. 16, 688−694. 

211. Luo Y., Yu, M. Rysz, D. Mao, F. Yang, J. Hou and P.J.J Alvarez (2015). Prevalence and proliferation of antibiotic resistance genes in municipal wastewater treatment plants. Wat. Res. 85:458-466. 

210. Wang X., L. Le, P.J.J. Alvarez, F, Li and K. Liu (2015). Synthesis and characterization of green agents coated Pd/Fe bimetallic nanoparticles. Taiwan Inst. Chem. Eng. 50:297-305. 

209. Zhou J., H. Zhao, Z. Zhang, M. Hu, H. Yu, X. Xu, J. Vidonish, P. J.J. Alvarez and L. Zhu (2015). Granular activated carbon as nucleating agent for aerobic sludge granulation: Effect of GAC size on velocity field differences (GAC versus flocs) and aggregation behavior. Technol. 198:358-363. 

208. Yang Y. and P.J.J. Alvarez (2015). Sub-lethal concentrations of silver nanoparticles stimulate biofilm development. ES&T Letters. 2, 221−226. 

207. Brame J., M. Long, Q. Li and, P.J.J. Alvarez (2015). Inhibitory effect of natural organic matter or other background constituents on photocatalytic advanced oxidation processes: Mechanistic model development and validation. Res. 84:1-10. 

206.    Zhang C., S. Chen, P. J. J. Alvarez and W. Chen (2015). Reduced graphene oxide enhances horseradish peroxidase stability by serving as radical scavenger and redox mediator. Carbon. 94:531–538.

205.    J. Yang, M. Zhu, X. Wang, Pedro JJ Alvarez and K. Liu (2014).  Poly (vinylidene fluoride) membrane supported nano zero-valent iron for metronidazole removal: Influences of calcium and bicarbonate ions. J. Taiwan Inst. Chem. Eng. 49:113-118.

204.    Wang X., L. Le, P.J.J. Alvarez, F, Li and K. Liu (2015). Synthesis and characterization of green agents coated Pd/Fe bimetallic nanoparticles. J. Taiwan Inst. Chem. Eng. 50:297-305.

203.    Li M., E.T. Van Orden, D.J DeVries, Z. Xiong, R. Hinchee, and P.J.J Alvarez (2015). Bench-scale biodegradation tests to assess natural attenuation potential of 1,4-dioxane at three sites in California. Biodegradation. 26:39–50.

202.  Ma J., J.W. Nossa and P.J.J. Alvarez (2015). Groundwater ecosystem resilience to organic contaminations: microbial and geochemical dynamics throughout the 5-year life cycle of a surrogate ethanol blend fuel plume.  Wat. Res. 80:119-129.

201.    Corseuil H.X., D.E. Gomez, C.M. Schambeck, D. Toledo Ramos, and P.J.J. Alvarez (2015). Nitrate addition to groundwater impacted by ethanol-blended fuel mitigates metabolic flux dilution and inhibition of BTEX biodegradation caused by ethanol. J. Contam. Hydrol. 174:1-9.

200.    Huete-Pérez J., P.J.J. Alvarez, J.L. Schnoor, B.E. Rittmann, A. Clayton, M. Acosta, C. E. Bicudo, M. Kalin Arroyo, M. Brett, V. H. Campos, H. Chaimovich, B. Jimenez-Cisneros, A. Covich, L. Lacerda, J.M. Maes, J. Miranda, S. Montenegro, M. Ortega Hegg, G. Urquhart, K. Vammen, and L. Zambrano (2015). Scientists raise alarms about fast tracking of transoceanic canal through Nicaragua. Environ. Sci. Technol. DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.5b00215.

199.    Ma J., Y. Deng, T. Yuan, J. Zhou and P.J.J. Alvarez (2015). Succession of microbial functional communities in response to a pilot-scale ethanol-blended fuel release throughout the plume life cycle. Environmental Pollution. 198: 154–160.

198.  Huete-Pérez J., Meyer A. and P.J.J. Alvarez (2015). Rethink the Nicaragua canal. Science. 347(6220): 355.

197. Yang, J., Zhu, M., Wang, X., Alvarez, P. J. J., & Liu, K. (2014). Poly(vinylidene fluoride) membrane supported nano zero-valent iron for metronidazole removal: Influences of calcium and bicarbonate ions. Journal of the Taiwan Institute of Chemical Engineers. doi:10.1016/j.jtice.2014.11.033.

196.   Koo Y, J. Wang, Q. Zhang, H. Zhu, E. W. Chehab, V. L. Colvin, P. J. J. Alvarez, and J. Braam (2014). Fluorescence Reports Intact Quantum Dot Uptake into Roots and Translocation to Leaves of Arabidopsis thaliana and Subsequent Ingestion by Insect Herbivores. Environ. Sci. Technol. 48 (12), pp 6754–6762.

195.  Gaspar J., J. Mathieu, Y. Yang, R. Tomson, J. Diouma Leyris, K. Gregoryand P.J.J. Alvarez (2014). Microbial Dynamics and Control in Shale Oil and Gas Production. ES&T Letters. ((12), pp 465–473.

194. Ma J. W.G. Rixey and P.J.J. Alvarez (2014). Increased fermentation activity and persistent methanogenesis in a model aquifer system following source removal of an ethanol blend release Wat. Res. 68:479-486.

193.    Brame J., A.J. Kennedy, C.D. Lounds, A.J. Bednar, P.J. J. Alvarez, A.M. Scott, and J. K. Stanley (2014). Influence of carbon and metal oxide nanomaterials on aqueous concentrations of the munition constituents cyclotrimethylenetrinitramine (RDX) and tungsten. Environ. Toxicol. Chem. 33(5):1035-42.

192.   Yang Y., M. Li, C. Michels, H. Moreira-Soares and Pedro J.J. Alvarez (2014). Differential sensitivity of nitrifying bacteria to silver nanoparticles in activated sludge. Environ. Toxicol. Chem. 33(10):2234-2239.

191.    Liu L., M. Sun, Qi. Li, H. Zhang, P.J.J. Alvarez, H. Liu, and W. Chen (2014). Genotoxicity and Cytotoxicity of CdS Nanomaterials to Mice: Comparison between Nanorods and Nanodots. Env. Eng. Sci. 31(7):373-380.

190.    Mauter M.S., P.J.J. Alvarez, A. Burton, D C. Cafaro, W. Chen, G. Jiang, Q. Li, J. Pittock, D. Reible and J.L. Schnoor (2014). Regional variation in water-related impacts of shale gas development and implications for emerging international plays. Environ. Sci. Technol. 48(15): 8298–8306.

189.    Wang J., Y. Yang, H. Zhu, J. Braam, J.L. Schnoor and P.J.J. Alvarez (2014). Uptake, translocation and transformation of quantum dots with cationic versus anionic coatings by poplar trees. Environ. Sci. Technol. 48(12): 6754–6762.

188.    Zhang C., Chen W., and P.J. J. Alvarez (2014). Manganese peroxidase degrades pristine but not surface-oxidized (carboxylated) single-walled carbon nanotubes. Environ. Sci. Technol. 48(14): 7918–7923.

187.  Farrell J., J. Fortner, S. Work, C. Avendano, N. Gomez, R. Zarate Araiza, Q. Li, P.J.J. Alvarez, V. Colvin, A. Kan, and M. Tomson (2014). Evaluation of nanoscale magnetite for arsenic removal from drinking water wells in Guanajuato, Mexico. Env. Eng. Sci. 31(7):1-9.

186. Brame J., V. Fattori, R. Clarke, Y. Mackeyev, L. J. Wilson, Q. Li and P.J.J. Alvarez (2014). Water disinfection using nanotechnology for safer irrigation: A demonstration project in Swaziland. Environmental Engineer and Scientist: Applied Research and Practice. 50(2), 40-46.

185.    Mathieu J.M., E.A. Alvarez and P.J.J. Alvarez (2014). Recombination-Assisted Megaprimer (RAM) Cloning. MethodsX 1:23-29.

184.    Brame J., M. Long, Y. Mackayev, L.J. Wilson, Q. Li and, P.J.J. Alvarez (2014). Trading power for efficiency: differential inhibition of photo-generated hydroxyl radicals versus singlet oxygen. Wat. Res. 60:259-266.

183.    Toledo D., M.L.B. da Silva, C.W. Nossa, P.J.J. Alvarez and H.X. Corseuil (2014). Assessment of microbial communities associated with fermentative-methanogenic biodegradation of aromatic hydrocarbons in groundwater contaminated with a biodiesel blend (B20). Biodegradation. DOI 10.1007/s10532-014-9691-4.

182.    Xiu Z-M., J. Mathieu, Y. Liu, J. Wang, D. Zhu and P.J.J. Alvarez (2014). Elucidating the genetic basis for E. coli defense against silver toxicity using mutant arrays. Environ. Toxicol. Chem. 33(5): 993-997.

181.    Choi Y., Y. Ye, Y. Mackeyev, M. Cho, L.J. Wilson, J. Lee, P.J.J. Alvarez, W. Choi, J. Lee (2014). C60 aminofullerene-magnetite nanocomposite designed for efficient visible light photocatalysis and magnetic recovery. Carbon 69:92-100.

180.    Vega L.M., P.J.J. Alvarez and R.J.C. McLean (2013). Bacterial signaling ecology and potential applications during biofilm construction. Microbial Ecology DOI 10.1007/s00248-013-0321-1.

179.    McPhail A., R. Griffin, M. El-Halwagi, K. Medlock and P.J.J. Alvarez (2014). An environmental, economic, and energy assessment of municipal solid waste’s ultimate analysis and moisture content in a parallel co-combustion process. Energy & Fuels 28 (2), pp 1453–1462.

178.    Vega L.M., J. Mathieu, Y. Yang, B.H. Pyle, E. Valenzuela Jr, C.D. Munoz, R.J.C. McLean, and P.J.J. Alvarez (2014). Nickel or cadmium ions inhibit quorum sensing and biofilm formation without affecting viability in Burkholderia multivorans and affect other QS-influenced traits in additional proteobacteria. Int. Biodeterior. Biodegrad. 91: 82-87.

177.    Zhai G., K.S. Walters, D.W. Peate, P.J.J. Alvarez, and J.L. Schnoor (2014). Transport of gold nanoparticles through the plasmodesmata and precipitation of gold ions in leaf cells of whole poplars. ES&T Letters 1(2):146–151.

176.    Kang F., P.J.J. Alvarez, and D. Zhu (2014). Microbial EPS reduce Ag+ to silver nanoparticles and antagonize bactericidal activity. Environ. Sci. Technol. 48: 316–322.

175.    Li .M., J. Mathieu, Y. Liu, E.T. Van Orden, Y. Yang, S. Fiorenza, and P.J.J. Alvarez (2014). The abundance of tetrahydrofuran/dioxane monooxygenase genes (thmA/dxmA) and 1,4-dioxane degradation activity are significantly correlated at various impacted aquifers. ES&T Letters. (1), 122-127.

174.    Yi L., F. Yang, J. Mathieu, D. Mao, W. Qing, and P.J.J Alvarez (2014). Proliferation of multidrug-resistance NDM-1 genes in municipal wastewater treatment plants in Northern China. ES&T Letters. (1), 26−30.

173. Ma J., H. Luo, G. E. DeVaull, W. G. Rixey, and P. J. J. Alvarez (2014). Numerical Model Investigation for Potential Methane Explosion and Benzene Vapor Intrusion Associated with High-Ethanol Blend Releases. Environ. Sci. Technol. 48 (1), 474–481.

172.    Mao D., L. Yi, J. Mathieu, Q. Wang, L. Feng, Q. Mu, C. Feng, and P.J.J. Alvarez (2014). Extracellular DNA in Haihe River sediment is a reservoir for persistent antibiotic resistance genes. Environ. Sci. Technol. 48 (1), pp 71–78.

171.    Yang Y., J. Quensen, J. Mathieu, Q. Wang, J. Wang, M. Li, J.M. Tiedje, and P.J.J. Alvarez (2014). Impact of Silver Nanoparticles on the Microbial Community Structure of Activated Sludge: A Pyrosequencing Assessment. Wat. Res. 48:317-325. 

170.    Qu X., P.J.J. Alvarez and Q. Li (2013). Photochemical transformation of carboxylated multi-walled carbon nanotubes: role of reactive oxygen species. Environ. Sci. Technol. 47, 14080−14088

169.    Huete-Perez J. A., J.G. Tundisi, and P.J.J. Alvarez (2013). Will Nicaragua’s interoceanic canal result in an environmental catastrophe for Central America? Environ. Sci. Technol. 2013, 47 (23), pp 13217–13219.

168.    Li .M., J. Mathieu , Y. Yang. S. Fiorenza, Y. Deng, Z. He, J. Zhou and P.J.J. Alvarez (2013). Widespread Distribution of Soluble Di-iron Monooxygenase (SDIMO) Genes in Arctic Groundwater Impacted by 1,4-Dioxane. Environ. Sci. Technol. 47: 9950–9958.

167.    Liu D., Z-M Xiu, F. Liu, G. Wu, D. Adamson, C. Newell, P. Vikesland, A-L Tsai, and P.J.J. Alvarez (20113). Perfluorooctanoic acid degradation in the presence of Fe(III) under natural sunlight J. Haz. Mat. 262: 456–463.

166. Ma J., C.W. Nossa, Z. Xiu, W.G. Rixey and P.J.J. Alvarez (2013). Adaptive changes in microbial community structure in response to a continuous pilot-scale release of an ethanol blend. Environmental Pollution. 178;419-425.

165. Yang Y., J. Wang, H. Zhu, Vicki L. Colvin and P.J.J. Alvarez (2013). Impacts of silver nanoparticles on cellular and transcriptional activity of nitrogen cycling bacteria. Environ. Toxicol. Chem. 32 (7): 1488–1494.

164.    Wang J., Y. Koo, A. Alexander, Y. Yang, S. Westerhof, Q. Zhang, J.L. Schnoor, V.. Colvin, J. Braam, and P.J.J. Alvarez (2013). Phyto-Stimulation of Poplars and Arabidopsis Exposed to Silver Nanoparticles and Ag+ at Sub-Lethal Concentrations. Environ. Sci. Technol. 47 (10): 5442–5449.

163.    Domınguez-Faus R., C. Folberth, J. Liu, A.M. Jaffe, and P. J.J. Alvarez (2013). Climate change would increase the water footprint of corn ethanol in the USA. Environ. Sci.Technol. 47 (11): 6030–6037.

162.    Rysz M., W. Mansfield and P.J.J. Alvarez (2013). Tetracycline Resistance Gene Maintenance under varying Bacterial Growth Rate, Substrate And Oxygen Availability, and tetracycline Concentration. Environ. Sci. Technol. 44(19): 7220–7225.

161.    Liao Y., J. Brame, W. Que, Z. Xiu, H. Xie, Q. Li, M. Fabian, and P.J.J Alvarez (2013). Low Temperature Crystallization of Anodic TiO2 Nanotube Array in Water: Synthesis, Performance and Mechanistic Insight. J. Haz. Mat. 260(15): 434–441.

160.   Qu X., J. Brame, Q. Li and P.J.J. Alvarez (2012). Nanotechnology for Safer Water Supply: Enabling Integrated Water Treatment and Reuse.  Acc. Chem. Res. 46, (3), 834-843.

159.   Qu X., P.J.J. Alvarez and Q. Li (2013). Applications of Nanotechnology in Water and Wastewater Treatment. Water Research. 47, (12), 3931–3946.

158.    Ma J., W.G. Rixey, and P.J.J. Alvarez (2013). Microbial Processes Influencing the Transport, Fate and Groundwater Impacts of Fuel Ethanol Releases. Curr. Opin. Biotechnol. 24:457-466.

157.    Zhao Z., Y-L Fang, P.J.J. Alvarez, and M. S. Wong (2013). Degrading perchloroethene at ambient conditions using Pd andPd-on-Au reduction catalysts. Appl. Catal. B Env. V140-141: 468-477.

156. Ramos DT, da Silva ML, Chiaranda HS, Alvarez PJ, Corseuil HX.(2013) Biostimulation of anaerobic BTEX biodegradation under fermentative methanogenic conditions at source-zone groundwater contaminated with a biodiesel blend (B20).Biodegradation. 2013 Jun;24(3):333-41. doi: 10.1007/s10532-012-9589-y. Epub 2012 Sep 29.

155.    Qu X., P.J.J. Alvarez and Q. Li (2012). Impact of Sunlight and Humic Acid on the Deposition Kinetics of Aqueous Fullerene Nanoparticles (nC60). Environ. Sci. Technol. 46 (24):13455–13462.

154.    Brame J., S.W. Hong, J. Lee and P.J.J. Alvarez (2013). Photocatalytic pre-treatment with food-grade TiO2 increases the bioavailability and bioremediation potential of weathered oil from the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. Chemosphere 90: 2315–2319.

153.    Da Silva M.B., D. Gomez and P.J.J. Alvarez (2013). Analytical model for BTEX natural attenuation in the presence of fuel ethanol and its anaerobic metabolite acetate. J. Contam. Hydrol. 146 (2013) 1–7.

152.    Kim H., Kim W., Mackeyev Y., Lee G-S., Kim H-J., Tachikawa T., Hong S. Lee S., Kim J., Wilson L., Majima T., Alvarez P.J.J., Choi W., and Lee J. (2012). Selective Oxidative Degradation of Organic Pollutants by Singlet Oxygen-Mediated Photosensitization: Tin Porphyrin versus C60 Aminofullerene Systems. Environ. Sci. Technol. 46, 9606−9613.

151.    Xiu X-m, Q. Zhang, H.L. Puppala, V.L. Colvin, and P.J.J. Alvarez (2012). Negligible Particle-Specific Antibacterial Activity of Silver Nanoparticles. Nanoletters. 12, 4271−4275.

150.    Mathieu J., F. Wang, L. Segatori and P.J.J. Alvarez (2012), Attenuation of oxysterol-induced cytotoxicity using a lysosomal-associated membrane protein 1 (LAMP1)-cholesterol oxidase fusion that targets the lysosome. Biotechnol. Bioeng. 109(9): 2409-2415.

149.    Ma J., W.G. Rixey, G.E. DeVaull, B.P. Stafford, and P.J.J. Alvarez (2012). Bioattenuation of Methane along the Groundwater to Soil Surface Pathway in a Pilot-Scale Aquifer Impacted by Fuel Ethanol and Implications for Explosion Risk Reduction. Environ. Sci. Technol. 46 (11), 6013–6019.

148.    Yang Y., J. Wang, H. Zhu, Vicki L. Colvin and P.J.J. Alvarez (2012). Relative Susceptibility and Transcriptional Response of Nitrogen Cycling Bacteria to Quantum Dots (2011). Environ. Sci. Technol. 46(6): 3433−3441.

147.    Lee J., S. Hong, Y. Mackeyev, C. Lee, L.J. Wilson, J-H Kim and P.J.J. Alvarez (2011). Photosensitized Oxidation of Emerging Organic Pollutants by Tetrakis C60 Aminofullerene-
Derivatized Silica under Visible Light Irradiation. Environ. Sci. Technol. 45 (24): 10598–10604.

146.    Li M., S. Fiorenza, P. Conlon, S. Mahendra, and P.J.J. Alvarez (2011). Rapid analysis of 1, 4-dioxane in water by frozen micro-extraction with gas chromatography/mass
spectrometry. Ground Water Monitoring and Remediation. 31(4):70-76.

145.    Li D and P.J.J. Alvarez (2011). Avoidance, weight loss and cocoon production assessment for Eisenia fetida exposed to C60 in soil.  Environ. Toxicol. Chem. 30(11):2542-2545.

144.    Brame J., Q. Li and P.J.J. Alvarez (2011). Nanotechnology-enabled water treatment and reuse: emerging opportunities and challenges for developing countries. Trends in Food
Science and Technology 22:618-624.

143.    Xiu X, J Ma and PJJ. Alvarez (2011).  Differential Effect of Common Ligands and Molecular Oxygen on Antimicrobial Activity of Silver Nanoparticles versus Silver Ions. Environ. Sci. Technol. 45 (20): 9003–9008.

142.    Lee C-W, S. Mahendra, K. Zodrow, D. Li, Y-C Tsai, J. Braam and P. J.J. Alvarez (2010). Developmental phytotoxicity of metal oxide nanoparticles to Arabidopsis thaliana. Environ. Toxicol. Chem. 29:669-675.

141.    Fang Y-L, J.T. Miller, N. Guo, K.N. Heck, P.J.J. Alvarez, and M.S. Wong (2010). Structural analysis of palladium-decorated gold nanoparticles as colloidal bimetallic catalysts. Catalysis Today 160(1) 96-102.

140.    Corseuil HX, A.L. Monier , A.P.N. Gomes , M. do Rosario and P.J.J. Alvarez (2011). Biodegradation of soybean and castor oil biodiesel: Implications on the natural attenuation of monoaromatic hydrocarbons in groundwater. Ground Water Monitoring and Remediation. 31(3):111-118.

139.    Ma J., Z Xiu, A.L. Monier, I. Mamonkina, Y. Zhang, B.P. Stafford, W.G. Rixey, and P.J.J. Alvarez (2011). Aesthetic groundwater quality impacts of a continuous pilot-scale release of an ethanol blend. Ground Water Monitoring and Remediation. 31(3):47-54.

138.    Li D., W.C. Hockaday, C.A. Masiello, and P.J.J. Alvarez (2011). Earthworm avoidance of biochar can be mitigated by wetting. Soil Biol. Biochem. 43(8): 1732-1737.

137.    Raciny I., K.R. Zodrow, D. Li, Q. Li, and P. J. J. Alvarez (2011). Addition of a magnetite layer onto a polysulfone water treatment membrane to enhance virus removal. Wat. Sci. Technol. 62.10: 2346-2352.

136.    Yang Y., H. Zhu, V.L. Colvin and P.J.J. Alvarez (2011). Cellular and transcriptional response of Pseudomonas stutzeri to quantum dots under aerobic and denitrifying conditions (2010). Environ. Sci. Technol. 45: 4988–4994.

135.    Corseuil HX, A.L. Monier, M. Fernandes, M.R. Schneider, C. Nunes, M. do Rosario and P.J.J. Alvarez (2011). BTEX Plume Dynamics Following an Ethanol Blend Release: Geochemical Footprint and Thermodynamic Constraints on Natural Attenuation. Environ. Sci. Technol. 45(8), 3422–3429.

134.    Yi L., L. Xu, M. Rysz, Y. Wang, H. Zhang, and P.J.J. Alvarez (2011). Occurrence and transport of tetracycline, sulfonamide, quinolone and macrolide antibiotics in the Haihe River basin, China. Environ. Sci. Technol. 45 (5): 1827–1833.


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