Our researchers are widely published around the world.
Zhou, L., Xia, S., and L. Alvarez-Cohen. 2015. “Structure and distribution of inorganic components in the cake layer of a membrane bioreactor treating municipal wastewater” Bioresource Technology, in press.
Harding-Marjanovic, K., E. Houtz, S. Yi, J. Field, D. Sedlak, and Lisa Alvarez-Cohen. 2015. “Aerobic Biotransformation of Fluorotelomer Thioether Amido Sulfonate (Lodyne™) in AFFF-Amended Microcosms”. Environmental Science and Technology, in press.
Zhuang, W.Q., J. P. Fitts, C. M. Ajo-Franklin, S. Maes, L. Alvarez-Cohen and T. Hennebel. 2015. “Recovery of Critical Metals using Biometallurgy”, Current Opinion in Biotechnology, in press.
Lee, P. K. H., Y. Men, S. Wang, J. Z. He and L. Alvarez-Cohen. 2015. “Development of a fluorescence-activated cell sorting, whole genome amplification and microarray method to analyze Dehalococcoidesgenomes without isolation”, Environmental Science and Technology, 49 (3): 1585-1593. dol: 10.1021/es503888y
Mao, X., B. Stenuit, A. Polasko, Lisa Alvarez-Cohen. 2015. “Efficient metabolic exchange and electron transfer within a syntrophic TCE degrading co-culture of Dehalococcoides mccartyi 195 andSyntrophomonas wolfei”, Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 81 (6): 2015-2024. doi:10.1128/AEM.03464-14
Zhou, J., Z. He, Y. Yang, Y. Deng, Tringe, S. G. and L. Alvarez-Cohen. 2015. “High-throughput Metagenomic Technologies for Complex Microbial Community Analysis”, mBio, 6 (1).
Hansen Gerrit, Dáithí Stone, Maximilian Auffhammer, Christian Huggel and Wolfgang Cramer. Forthcoming. Linking local impacts to changes in climate - a guide to attribution. Regional Environmental Change.
Hansen Gerrit, Auffhammer, Maximilian and Andrew R. Solow. 2014. On the Attribution of a Single Event to Climate Change. Journal of Climate. 27, 8297–8301
Auffhammer, Maximilian and Wolfram Schlenker. 2014. Empirical Studies on Agricultural Impacts and Adaptation. Energy Economics. 46, 555-561.
Auffhammer, Maximilian and Erin T. Mansur. 2014. Measuring Climatic Impacts on Energy Expenditures: A Review of the Empirical Literature. Energy Economics. 14: 522-530.
Cramer, Wolfgang, Gary Yohe, Maximilian Auffhammer, Christian Huggel, Ulf Molau, Maria Assunção Faus da Silva Dias, Andrew Solow, Dáithí Stone, Lourdes Tibig. 2014: Detection and attribution of observed impacts. In: Climate Change 2014: Impacts, Adaptation, and Vulnerability. Part A: Global and Sectoral Aspects. Contribution of Working Group II to the Fifth Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change [Field, C.B., V.R. Barros, D.J. Dokken, K.J. Mach, M.D. Mastrandrea, T.E. Bilir, M. Chatterjee, K.L. Ebi, Y.O. Estrada, R.C. Genova, B. Girma, E.S. Kissel, A.N. Levy, S. MacCracken, P.R. Mastrandrea, and L.L.White (eds.)]. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, United Kingdom and New York, NY, USA, pp. 979-1037.
Buck, Steven, Maximilian Auffhammer and David L. Sunding. 2014. Land Markets and the Value of Water: Hedonic Analysis Using Repeat Sales of Farmland. American Journal of Agricultural Economics. 96(4): 953-969.
Colford, JM Jr., Hilton J, Wright C, Arnold B, Saha S, Wade T, Scott J, Eisenberg J. The Sonoma Water Evaluation Trial: A randomized drinking water intervention trial to reduce gastrointestinal illness in older adults.(Am J Public Health, 2009 Sep 17, epub ahead of print). PubMed PMID: 19762663
Mäusezahl D, Christen A, Pacheco GD, Tellez FA, Iriarte M, Zapata ME, Cevallos, M, Hattendorf J, Cattaneo MD, Arnold B, Smith TA, Colford JM Jr.Solar drinking water disinfection (SODIS) to reduce childhood diarrhoea in rural Bolivia: a cluster-randomized, controlled trial. PLoS Med. 2009 Aug;6(8):e1000125. Epub 2009 Aug 18. PubMed PMID: 19688036; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2719054.
Arnold B, Arana B, Mäusezahl D, Hubbard A, Colford JM Jr. Evaluation of a pre-existing, 3-year household water treatment and handwashing intervention in rural Guatemala. Int J Epidemiol. 2009 Jul 2. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 19574492.
Seto E, Soller J, Colford JM Jr, Strategies to Reduce Person-to-Person Transmission during widespread Escherichia coli O157:H7 Outbreak.Emerging Infectious Diseases 2007 Jun;13(6):860-6 PMID: 17553224
Lask, K., Booker, K., Han, T., Granderson, J., Yang, N., Ceballos, C., Gadgil, A., Performance comparison of charcoal cookstoves for Haiti: Laboratory testing with Water Boiling and Controlled Cooking Tests. Energy for Sustainable Development. 2015, 26. 79-86.
Lask and Gadgil, “Simplified Model for Lighting Cone Design” LBNL report: LBNL-6965E, February 2015.
Delaire, Caroline; van Genuchten, Case M.; Nelson, Kara L.; Amrose, Susan E.; Gadgil, Ashok J. “Escherichia coli Attenuation by Fe Electrocoagulation in Synthetic Bengal Groundwater: Effect of pH and Natural Organic Matter”. , 2015. Environmental Science and Technology
Case M. van Genuchten, Jasquelin Peña, Susan E. Amrose, Ashok J. Gadgil, “Structure of Fe(III) precipitates generated by the electrolytic dissolution of Fe(0) in the presence of groundwater ions”, 2014. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta
77. Nahlik, M. J., Chester, M. V., Kaehr, A., Taptich, M. and Horvath, A. (2015), “Goods Movement Life-cycle Assessment for Greenhouse Gas Reduction Goals.” J. of Industrial Ecology, first published online in May, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jiec.12277
76. Diaz-Elsayed, N., Dornfeld, D. and Horvath, A. (2015), “A Comparative Analysis of the Environmental Impacts of Machine Tool Manufacturing Facilities.” J. of Cleaner Production, 95, 223-231, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jclepro.2015.02.047
75. Celik, K., Meral, C., Gursel, A. P., Mehta, P. K., Horvath, A. and Monteiro, P. J. (2015), “Mechanical Properties, Durability, and Life-cycle Assessment of Self-Consolidating Concrete Mixtures Made with Blended Portland Cements Containing Fly Ash and Limestone Powder.” Cement & Concrete Composites, 56, 59-72, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cemconcomp.2014.11.003
74. Stokes, J., Hendrickson, T. and Horvath, A. (2014), “Save Water to Save Carbon and Money: Developing Abatement Costs for Expanded Greenhouse Gas Portfolios.” Environmental Science & Technology, 48(23), 13583-13591, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/es503588e
73. Griswold, J. B., Cheng, H., Madanat, S. and Horvath, A. (2014), “Unintended Greenhouse Gas Consequences of Lowering Level of Service in Urban Transit Systems.” Environmental Research Letters, 9(12), 124001, http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/1748-9326/9/12/124001
72. Taptich, M. and Horvath A (2014), “Bias of Averages in Life-cycle Footprinting of Infrastructure: Truck and Bus Case Studies.” Environmental Science & Technology, 48(22), 13045-13052,http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/es503356c
71. Reger, D., Madanat S. and Horvath, A. (2014), “Economically and Environmentally Informed Policy for Road Resurfacing: Tradeoffs between Costs and Greenhouse Gas Emissions.” Environmental Research Letters, 9(10), 104020, http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/1748-9326/9/10/104020
70. Scown, C. D., Gokhale, A., Willems, P., Horvath, A. and McKone, T. E. (2014), “Role of Lignin in Reducing Life-cycle Carbon Emissions, Water Use and Cost for United States Cellulosic Biofuels.” Environmental Science & Technology, 48(15), 8446-8455, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/es5012753
69. Gursel, A. P., Masanet, E., Horvath, A. and Stadel, A. (2014), “Life-cycle Inventory Analysis of Concrete Production: A Critical Review.” Cement & Concrete Composites, 51, 38-48,http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cemconcomp.2014.03.005
68. Hendrickson, T. and Horvath, A. (2014), “A perspective on cost-effectiveness of greenhouse gas reduction solutions in water distribution systems.” Environmental Research Letters, 9(1), 024017,http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/1748-9326/9/2/024017
Chaudhry, R.M., Drewes, J.E., and Nelson, K.L. (2015) “Mechanisms of Pathogenic Virus Removal In A Full-Scale Membrane Bioreactor.” Environmental Science and Technology.
Silverman, A.I., Nguyen, M.T., Schilling, I.E., Wenk, J., and Nelson, K.L. (2015) “Sunlight inactivation of viruses in open water unit process treatment wetlands: Modeling endogenous and exogenous mechanisms.”Environmental Science and Technology. 49(5):2757–2766.
Silverman, A.I., Akrong, M.O., Drechsel, P., and K.L. Nelson. (2014) On-farm treatment of wastewater used for vegetable irrigation: bacteria and virus removal in small ponds in Accra, Ghana. Journal of Water Reuse and Desalination. 4(4):276–86.
Mohanty, S.K., Cantrell, K.B., Nelson, K.L., and A.B. Boehm. (2014) “Efficacy of Biochar to Remove Escherichia Coli from Stormwater under Steady and Intermittent Flow.” Water Research. 61:288–96.
Nguyen, M.T., Silverman, A.I., Nelson, K.L. (2014) “Sunlight Inactivation of MS2 Coliphage in the Absence of Photosensitizers: Modeling the Endogenous Inactivation Rate Using a Photoaction Spectrum.” Environmental Science and Technology. 48(7):3891–3898.
Kumpel, E. and K.L. Nelson (2014) “Mechanisms affecting microbial water quality in an intermittent piped water supply.” Environmental Science and Technology. 48(5):2766−2775.
M.B. Fisher, K.L. Nelson (2014) “Inactivation of Escherichia coli by Polychromatic Simulated Sunlight: Evidence for a Fenton Mechanism Involving Iron, Hydrogen Peroxide, and Superoxide.” Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 80(3):935-942.
Kadir, K. and K.L. Nelson (2014) “Sunlight mediated inactivation mechanisms of Enterococcus faecalis andEscherichia coli in clear water versus waste stabilization pond water.” Water Research. 50:307-317.
Susan Amrose, Zachary Burt & Isha Ray (2015). ‘Safe drinking water for low-income regions.’ Annual Review of Environment and Resources, 40:9.1 – 9.29.
Alasdair Cohen, Yong Tao, Qing Luo, Gemei Zhong, Jeff Romm, John M Colford, Jr. & Isha Ray (2015). ‘Microbiological evaluation of household drinking water treatment in rural China shows benefits of electric kettles: A cross-sectional study.’ PLoS ONE, 10(9): e0138451.
Ayşe Ercumen, Benjamin F. Arnold, Emily Kumpel, Zachary Burt, Isha Ray, Kara Nelson, & John M. Colford, Jr. (2015). Upgrading a piped water supply from intermittent to continuous delivery and association with waterborne illness: A matched cohort study in urban India. PLoS Medicine (forthcoming).
Fermin Reygadas, Joshua S. Gruber, Isha Ray & Kara L. Nelson (2015). ‘Field efficacy evaluation and post-treatment contamination risk assessment of an ultraviolet disinfection and safe storage system.’ Water Research, 85: 74 – 84.
Zachary Burt & Isha Ray (2014). Storage and non-payment: persistent informalities within the formal water supply of Hubli-Dharwad, India. Water Alternatives, 7: 106 – 120.
Carolina Balazs & Isha Ray (2014). The Drinking Water Disparities Framework: On the Origins and Persistence of Inequities in Exposure. American Journal of Public Health, Framing Health Matters, 104: 603 – 611.
Joshua Gruber, Fermin Reygadas, Ben Arnold, Isha Ray, Kara Nelson & John Colford, Jr. (2013). ‘A stepped wedge, cluster-randomized trial of a household UV-disinfection and safe storage drinking water intervention in rural Baja California Sur, Mexico.’ American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 89: 238 – 245.
Jasper J.T., Jones Z.L., Sharp J.O. and Sedlak D.L. (2014) Biotransformation of trace organic contaminants in open-water unit process treatment wetlands. Environ. Sci. Technol 48: 5136-5144.
Houtz E.F., Higgins C.P., Field J.,A. and Sedlak D.L. (2013) Persistence of perfluoroalkyl acid precursors in AFFF-impacted groundwater and soil. Environ. Sci. Technol. 46: 9342-9349.
Hering J.G., Waite T.D., Luthy R.G., Drewes J.E. and Sedlak D.L. (2013) A changing framework for urban water systems. Environ. Sci. Technol In Press.
Jasper J.T. and Sedlak D.L. (2013) Phototransformation of wastewater-derived trace organic contaminants in open-water unit process treatment wetlands. Environ. Sci. Technol In Press.
Lee H., Lee H.J., Sedlak D.L. and Lee C. (2103) pH-Dependent reactivity of oxidants formed by iron and copper-catalyzed decomposition of hydrogen peroxide. Chemosphere 92(6): 652-658.
Karpuzcu M.E., Sedlak D.L. and Stringfellow W.T. (2013) Biotransformation of chlorpyrifos in riparian wetlands in agricultural watersheds: Implications for wetland management. J. Hazard Materials 244: 111-120.
Muller, M.F. and Thompson, S.E., A topological restricted maximum likelihood (TopREML) approach to regionalize trended runoff signatures in stream networks. Conditionally accepted in Hydrology and Earth System Science (discussion paper available here), 2015.
Carah, J., Howard, J., Thompson, S.E., et al. High Time for Conservation: Adding the Environment to the Debate on Marijuana Conservation. Conditionally accepted in Bioscience, 2015.
Srinivasan, V., Thompson S.E., Madhyastha K., Penny, G., Jeremiah K. and Lele S. Why is the Arkavathy River drying? A multiple hypothesis approach in a data-scarce region, Hydrology and Earth System Science, Vol. 19, pp. 1905-1917, doi: 10.5194/hess-19-1905-2015, 2015.
Hochman, Gal, and David Zilberman. "The political economy of OPEC." Energy Economics 48 (2015): 203-216.
Rausser, Gordon, David Zilberman, and Gabriel Kahn. "An Alternative Paradigm for Food Production, Distribution, and Consumption: A Noneconomist’s Perspective." Annual Review of Resource Economics 7, no. 1 (2015).
Heiman, Amir, David R. Just, Bruce P. McWilliams, and David Zilberman. "A prospect theory approach to assessing changes in parameters of insurance contracts with an application to money-back guarantees." Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics 54 (2015): 105-117.
Parks, Moon, Sangeeta Bansal, and David Zilberman. "Technology Adoption under Fit Risk: What Should Development Project Donors and Managers Know?." Procedia Engineering 107 (2015): 3-10.
Du, Xiaoxue, Jennifer Ifft, Liang Lu, and David Zilberman. "Marketing Contracts and Crop Insurance." American Journal of Agricultural Economics (2015): aav024.
Caparrós, Alejandro, Richard E. Just, and David Zilberman. "Dynamic Relative Standards versus Emission Taxes in a Putty-Clay Model." Journal of the Association of Environmental and Resource Economists 2, no. 2 (2015): 277-308.
Zilberman, David. "IPCC AR5 overlooked the potential of unleashing agricultural biotechnology to combat climate change and poverty." Global change biology 21, no. 2 (2015): 501-503.
Hochman, Gal, Michael C. Trachtenberg, and David Zilberman. "Algae Crops: Coproduction of Algae Biofuels." In Industrial Crops, pp. 369-380. Springer New York, 2015.
Rajagopal, D., R. Plevin, G. Hochman, and D. Zilberman. "Multi-objective regulations on transportation fuels: Comparing renewable fuel mandates and emission standards." Energy Economics 49 (2015): 359-369.
Hochman, Gal, Deepak Rajagopal, Govinda Timilsina, and David Zilberman. "Quantifying the causes of the global food commodity price crisis." Biomass and Bioenergy 68 (2014): 106-114.