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Journal Papers 2011 – Current

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

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.

 

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