WRHSRC Final Report for the period 2001-2007

List of Publications: Conference Proceedings and Presentations

Azizian, M., S. Behrens, A. Sabalowsky, M. Dolan, A. Spormann, L. Semprini (2006). Continuous-Flow Column Studies of Reductive Dehalogenation of CAHs with Evanite Enriched Culture: Kinetics, Inhibition, and Monitoring of Microbial Activity” (abstract and poster), Subsurface Biosphere Initiative (SBI) workshop/IGERT Retreat, Newport, Oregon (June 18-21).

Behrens, S., J. McMurdie, G. Meshulam, A. Spormann (2005). Evaluation of a CARD-FISH Protocol for the Quantification of Dehalococcoides sp. in Soil. 2005 ASM General Meeting (June 5-9).

Behrens, S., Azizian, M., McMurdie, J., Sabalowsky, A. Dolan, M., Semprini, L., Spormann, A. M. (2006). Monitoring Gene Abundance and Expression of Reductive Dehalogenases Involved in Complete Dechlorination of PCE Under Continuous Flow Conditions. Poster presentation at the 11th International Symposium on Microbial Ecology, Vienna, Austria (August).

Benekos, I., P.K. Kitanidis, M.A. Rahman, and O.A. Cirpka (2001). Experimental and Mathematical Studies of Pore-Scale Transverse Dispersion in a Helical Soil Column. AGU Fall Meeting, December 10-14, San Francisco, CA.

Benekos, I., and P.K. Kitanidis (2004). Experimental Determination of Transverse Dispersivity in a Cochlear Device. Western Pacific Geophysics Meeting, August 15-21, Honolulu, HI.

Benekos, I., and P.K. Kitanidis (2005). An Optimization Approach Using Tracer Concentration Breakthrough Curves for Determining the Transverse Dispersivity in a Cochlear Device. EPA-HSRC Workshop on Risk Assessment and Monitoring Research, November 4-5, Las Vegas, NV.

Benekos, I., and P. Kitanidis (2005). On the Determination of Transverse Dispersivity: Experiments and Simulations in a Helix and a Cochlea, AGU Fall Annual Meeting.

Cakin, D. and J. D. Ingle, Jr. (2003). Development of a Liquid Core Waveguide

Based Field Instrument For Analysis of Iron. Second Black Sea Basin Conference on Analytical Chemistry, Istanbul-TURKEY

Cakin, Defne and J.D. Ingle, Jr. (2004). Design and Characterization of a Liquid Core Waveguide based Analytical Device for the Analysis of Anaerobic Systems. EPA/ORD/HSRC Superfund Research on Risk Characterization and Monitoring. Las Vegas, NV.

Cakin, Defne, and James Ingle Jr. (2007). Methodology of Low Volume Sampling for Monitoring Oxygen and Reduced Species in Anaerobic Cultures. Subsurface Biosphere Initiative Workshop/IGERT Retreat, Newport, OR (June).

Cantrell, K and J. D. Ingle, Jr. (2004) Design of Miniature Spectrometers based on Light Emitting Diodes. 51st International Conference on Analytical Sciences and Spectroscopy (ICASS).

Doughty, D.M., L.A. Sayavdero-Soto, P.J. Bottomley, and D.J. Arp. (2004) Metabolism of dichloroethenes by Pseudomonas butanovora. Annu Mtg. Amer. Soc. Microbiol. New Orleans.

Goltz, M. N., R.K. Gandhi, S.M. Gorelick, G.D. Hopkins, C. LeBron, P.L. McCarty, and M. Reinhard (2001). Application of Circulating Wells for In Situ Treatment of Contaminated Groundwater. International Symposium on Soil and Groundwater Contamination Control Strategy, Kyung Hee University, Seoul, Korea.

Halsey, K.H. , L.A. Sayavedra-Soto, P.J. Bottomley, and D.J. Arp. (2004) Kinetics of TCE transformation and comparisons of TCE transformation-dependent toxicities in butane-oxidizing bacteria. Annu. Mtg, Amer. Soc. Microbiol. New Orleans.

Koch, Corey R., Vincent T. Remcho, and James D. Ingle (2007). Microfluidics in the Subsurface: towards in-situ analysis of microliter volumes in a miniaturized package. Subsurface Biosphere Initiative Workshop/IGERT Retreat, Newport, OR (June).

Luo, J., Fienen, M. N. and Kitanidis, P. K. (2002). 3-D Groundwater Flow Modeling for the Oak Ridge Reservation (ORR): Finite-Volume Method on An Unstructured Grid System. Proceeding of the International Groundwater Symposium, Berkeley, California, (March 25-28).

Luo, J., Weber, F.-A., Cirpka, O.A., Wu, W-M., Carley, J., Nyman, J., Jardine, P., Criddle, C.S., Kitanidis, P.K. (2005).Reactive transport simulation of a field-scale U(VI) bioremediation experiment. Annul DOE-NABIR FRC Conference, Oak Ridge, TN.

Martinez-Prado, A., K.J. Williamson, L. M. Ciuffetti, and R. Guenther (2003). Modeling of MTBE Kinetics by Alkane Grown Mycobacterium vaccae. The Seventh International Symposium on In Situ and On-Site Bioremediation, Orlando, FL (June 2-5).

Munakata, N., J. Cunningham, R. Ruiz, C. Lebron, and M. Reinhard (2002). Pd-Catalyzed Hydrodechlorination of Chlorinated Organic Pollutants in Groundwater. Third International Conference on Remediation of Chlorinated and Recalcitrant Compounds, Monterey, CA; USA (May 20-23).

Munakata, N., J.A. Cunningham, R. Ruiz, C. Lebron, and M. Reinhard (2002). Palladium Catalysis in Horizontal-Flow Treatment Wells: Field-Scale Design and Laboratory Study. Remediation of Chlorinated and Recalcitrant Compounds: Advances in ex situ Treatment of Groundwater, eds. A. Gavaskar and A. Chen, Batelle Press. Third International Conference on Remediation of Chlorinated and Recalcitrant Compounds, Monterey, CA; USA (May 20-23).

Musarrat, J., J. Larabee, C. Criddle, and S.A. Hashsham (2001). Monitoring the abundance of mRNA transcripts associated with carbon tetrachloride dechlorination in Pseudomonas stutzeri strain KC under different environmental conditions using DNA microarray. 101st General Meeting of the American Society for Microbiology, Orlando, Florida.

Musarrat, J., C. S. Criddle, and S.A. Hashsham (2001). Development of DNA Microarray Technology for Environmental Applications. 74th Water Environment Federation (WEF) Technology Conference and Exposition, Atlanta, Georgia.

Pon, G. and Semprini, L. (2003). The Use of Anaerobic Reductive Dechlorination of 1,1-Chloro-fluoroethene to Track The Transformation of Vinyl Chloride. In Situ and On-Site Bioremediation the Seventh International Symposium, Orlando FL (June, 2-5).

Razzetti, C., M.E. Dolan, and L. Semprini (2004). Cometabolic degradation of 1,1,1-trichloroethane and 1,1-dichloroethane by a Rhodococcus species. SETAC Annual Meeting, Portland, OR. 

Razzetti, C., M.E. Dolan, and L. Semprini (2005). Cometabolic degradation of 1,1,1-trichloroethane and 1,1-dichloroethane by a Rhodococcus species: kinetic studies and model simulations, 10th EuCheMS Conference on Chemistry and the Environment, Rimini (September).

Razzetti, C., M.E. Dolan, and L. Semprini (2005). Cometabolic degradation of 1,1,1-trichloroethane and 1,1-dichloroethane by a Rhodococcus species in a soil column reactor, 10th EuCheMS Conference on Chemistry and the Environment, Rimini (September).

Ruiz-Haas, Peter and J.D. Ingle, Jr. (2004). Evaluation of Redox Conditions with Redox-Indicator Based Sensors in Soil and Microcosms Bioaugmented with Reductive Dehalogenating Bacteria. EPA/ORD/HSRC Superfund Research on Risk Characterization and Monitoring, Las Vegas, NV 

Ruiz-Haas, P. and Ingle, J.D., Jr. (2005). Monitoring of Redox Conditions with Redox-Indicator Based Sensors in Soil Columns and Microcosms Bioaugmented with Reductive Dehalogenating Bacteria. Joint International Symposia for Subsurface Microbiology and Environmental Biogeochemistry, Jackson, WY; and American Chemical Society (ACS) Fall National Meeting, Washington, DC.

Sabalowsky, A.R. and L. Semprini (2005). Alkynes as Reversible Inhibitors for Probing Mechanisms of Reductive Dehalogenation of Chloroethenes” Joint International Symposia for Subsurface Microbiology (ISSM 2005) and Environmental Biogeochemistry (ISEB XVII), Jackson Hole, Wyoming (August 14-19).

Semprini, L, M. E. Dolan, M. Mathias, G. D. Hopkins, and P.L. McCarty (2003).Laboratory, Field, and Modeling Studies of Aerobic Cometabolism of CAHs by Butane-Utilizing Microorganisms. The Seventh International Symposium on In Situ and On-Site Bioremediation, Orlando FL (June, 2-5).

Semprini, L., M.E. Dolan. M. Mathias, G.D. Hopkins, and P.L. McCarty (2005). Laboratory and Field Studies of Bioaugmentation of Butane-Utilizing Microorganisms for the In-situ Cometabolic Treatment of Treatment of 1,1-Dichloroethene, 1,1-Dichloroethane, and 1,1,1-Trichloroethane. Proceedings of the 3rd European Conference on Bioremediation, Crete (July 3-5).

Semprini, L., M. Azizian, A. Sabalowsky, M. Dolan, P. Ruiz-Hass, J. Ingle, S. Behrens, A. Spormann (2005). A Continuous Flow Column Study of Anaerobic PCE Transformation with the Evanite Culture and Hanford Aquifer Solids. Joint International Symposia for Subsurface Microbiology (ISSM 2005) and Environmental Biogeochemistry (ISEB XVII), Wyoming (August 14-19).

Semprini, L. Mark E. Dolan and M. F. Azizian (2007). Anaerobic transformation of trichloroethene and trichlorofluoroethene in a continuous flow column study. American Chemical Society, Division of Environmental Chemistry, ACS national meeting, Boston, MA (August 19-23).

Sriwatanapongse, W., M. Reinhard, C.A. Klug (2001). Reductive hydrodechlorination of TCE by palladium on alumina catalyst: A solid state NMR study of the surface reaction, Abstracts of Papers American Chemical Society; 222nd National Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Chicago, Illinois, USA. v. 222, no.1-2, p.ENVR198 (August 26-30).

Sriwatanapongse, W., M. Reinhard, C.A. Klug (2005). Reductive hydrodechlorination of TCE by palladium on alumina catalyst: A solid state NMR study of the surface reaction. Abstracts of Papers, American Chemical Society; The 230th ACS National Meeting, in Washington, DC, Aug 28-Sept 1; v.222, pt.1, p.372-372.

Sriwatanapongse, W., M. Reinhard, C.A. Klug (2005). A solid state NMR study of the surface reaction of the supported palladium catalyzed hydrodechlorination of trichloroethylene. AIChE Annual Meeting, Oct 30-Nov 4; Cincinnati, OH, United States Conference Proceedings p. 9962.

Taylor, A.E., L. Semprini, P.J. Bottomley, M. Dolan (2005). Evaluation of fluoroethene as an analogue for aerobic vinyl chloride degradation. The Joint International Symposia for Subsurface Microbiology and Environmental Biogeochemistry. Jackson Hole, Wyoming.

Yu S. and L. Semprini. Dechlorination of PCE DNAPL with TBOS Using a Binary Mixed Culture (2002). The 3rd International Conference on Remediation of Chlorinated and Recalcitrant Compounds, Monterey, CA (2B-49) (May 20-23).

Yu, S and L. Semprini (2003). Kinetic Studies and Comparison for Reductive Dechlorination by a Binary Mixed Culture. The Seventh International Symposium on In Situ and On-Site Bioremediation, Orlando FL (June, 2-5).

Yu, S. and L. Semprini (2003). TBOS as a Slow Release Anaerobic Substrate for Reductive Dechlorination of Chlorinated Aliphatic Hydrocabons. In-Situ Contaminated Sediment Capping (workshop), May 12-14, 2003, Cincinnati, OH.