Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering

Research Output 1974 2020

2020

Formation of disinfection byproducts during Fenton's oxidation of chloride-rich landfill leachate

Iskander, S. M., Zeng, T., Smiley, E., Bolyard, S. C., Novak, J. T. & He, Z., Jan 15 2020, In : Journal of Hazardous Materials. 382, 121213.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chemical Water Pollutants
Disinfection
Land fill
disinfection
Byproducts
2019

Artificial intelligence design algorithm for nanocomposites optimized for shear crack resistance

Yu, C. H., Qin, Z. & Buehler, M. J., Sep 2019, In : Nano Futures. 3, 3, 035001.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

artificial intelligence
Artificial intelligence
Nanocomposites
nanocomposites
cracks

Assessing the Effects of Climate Change and Air Pollution on Soil Properties and Plant Diversity in Northeastern U.S. Hardwood Forests: Model Setup and Evaluation

Belyazid, S., Phelan, J., Nihlgård, B., Sverdrup, H., Driscoll, C. T., Fernandez, I., Aherne, J., Teeling-Adams, L. M., Bailey, S., Arsenault, M., Cleavitt, N., Engstrom, B., Dennis, R., Sperduto, D., Werier, D. & Clark, C., May 1 2019, In : Water, Air, and Soil Pollution. 230, 5, 106.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Hardwoods
Air pollution
Climate change
soil property
atmospheric pollution
1 Citation (Scopus)

Axial compressive behavior of reactive powder concrete-filled circular steel tube stub columns

Wang, Q., Shi, Q., Lui, E. M. & Xu, Z., Feb 1 2019, In : Journal of Constructional Steel Research. 153, p. 42-54 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Steel
Powders
Concretes
Axial loads
Curing

Bulk density optimization to determine subsurface hydraulic properties in Rocky Mountain catchments using the GEOtop model

Fullhart, A. T., Kelleners, T. J., Chandler, D. G., McNamara, J. P. & Seyfried, M. S., Jan 1 2019, In : Hydrological Processes.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

hydraulic property
bulk density
catchment
regolith
mountain

Climate change may alter mercury fluxes in northern hardwood forests

Yang, Y., Meng, L., Yanai, R. D., Montesdeoca, M., Templer, P. H., Asbjornsen, H., Rustad, L. E. & Driscoll, C. T., Nov 1 2019, In : Biogeochemistry. 146, 1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hardwoods
Mercury
Climate change
Fluxes
throughfall

Comparisons between geotextile pore sizes obtained from capillary flow and dry sieving tests

Fatema, N. & Bhatia, S. K., Jul 12 2019, In : Geotechnical Testing Journal. 43, 4

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Capillary flow
Geotextiles
sieving
geotextile
Pore size

Controllable Fabrication of Inhomogeneous Microcapsules for Triggered Release by Osmotic Pressure

Zhang, W., Qu, L., Pei, H., Qin, Z., Didier, J., Wu, Z., Bobe, F., Ingber, D. E. & Weitz, D. A., Oct 1 2019, In : Small. 15, 42, 1903087.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Osmotic Pressure
Capsules
Fabrication
Rupture
Biomolecules
1 Citation (Scopus)

Controllable Transformation of Aligned ZnO Nanorods to ZIF-8 as Solid-Phase Microextraction Coatings with Tunable Porosity, Polarity, and Conductivity

Zeng, J., Li, Y., Zheng, X., Li, Z., Zeng, T., Duan, W., Li, Q., Shang, X. & Dong, B., Apr 16 2019, In : Analytical Chemistry. 91, 8, p. 5091-5097 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nanorods
Porosity
Coatings
Ionic drugs
Aniline Compounds

Cross-Section Properties and Elastic Lateral-Torsional Buckling Capacity of Steel Delta Girders

El Masri, O. Y. & Lui, E. M., Jun 1 2019, In : International Journal of Steel Structures. 19, 3, p. 914-931 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Beams and girders
Buckling
Steel
Flanges
Finite element method
6 Citations (Scopus)

Decreased atmospheric nitrogen deposition in eastern North America: Predicted responses of forest ecosystems

Gilliam, F. S., Burns, D. A., Driscoll, C. T., Frey, S. D., Lovett, G. M. & Watmough, S. A., Jan 1 2019, In : Environmental Pollution. 244, p. 560-574 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

North America
Ecosystems
Ecosystem
Nitrogen
Soil

Dimethylmercury in Floodwaters of Mercury Contaminated Rice Paddies

Wang, Z., Sun, T., Driscoll, C. T., Zhang, H. & Zhang, X., Aug 20 2019, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 53, 16, p. 9453-9461 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mercury
rice
Seawater
Mercury mines
Abandoned mines

Effect of sustained service loading on post-fire flexural response of reinforced concrete T-beams

Thongchom, C., Lenwari, A. & Aboutaha, R. S., Jan 1 2019, In : ACI Structural Journal. 116, 3, p. 243-254 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Reinforced concrete
Fires
Temperature
Steel
Bending strength

Effects of Cationic Polyacrylamide and Cationic Starch on Aquatic Life

Duggan, K. L., Morris, M., Bhatia, S. K., Khachan, M. M. & Lewis, K., Oct 1 2019, In : Journal of Hazardous, Toxic, and Radioactive Waste. 23, 4, 04019022.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Polyacrylates
Starch
starch
embryo
polymer

Forensic Investigation of a Wide Culvert Reconstruction Failure

Negussey, D., Andrews, L., Singh, S. & Liu, C., Aug 1 2019, In : Journal of Pipeline Systems Engineering and Practice. 10, 3, 05019001.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Culverts
Polystyrenes
Aging of materials

Increasing Collaboration among Geotechnical Engineering Faculty: A Case Study from the "geotechnical Engineering Women Faculty: Networked and Thriving" Project

Meehan, C. L., Kumar, S., Pando, M. A., Coe, J. T., Gallagher, P., Bhatia, S. K., Alestalo, S., Soundarajan, S. & Athanasopoulos-Zekkos, A., Jan 1 2019, Geotechnical Special Publication. Kumar, S., Coe, J. T., Meehan, C. L. & Pando, M. A. (eds.). GSP 314 ed. American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), p. 86-98 13 p. (Geotechnical Special Publication; vol. 2019-March, no. GSP 314).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Geotechnical engineering
geotechnical engineering
Seed
seed
social network
1 Citation (Scopus)

Localized Changes in Heat Wave Properties Across the United States

Shafiei Shiva, J., Chandler, D. G. & Kunkel, K. E., Mar 1 2019, In : Earth's Future. 7, 3, p. 300-319 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
wave property
heat wave
social construction
climate
typology
1 Citation (Scopus)

Losses of mineral soil carbon largely offset biomass accumulation 15 years after whole-tree harvest in a northern hardwood forest

Hamburg, S. P., Vadeboncoeur, M. A., Johnson, C. E. & Sanderman, J., Jan 1 2019, In : Biogeochemistry.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hardwoods
soil carbon
Minerals
Biomass
Carbon
1 Citation (Scopus)

Measuring atmospheric dry deposition with large surrogate surfaces for improved time resolution

Johnson, A. J. & Davidson, C. I., Feb 1 2019, In : Atmospheric Environment. 198, p. 489-495 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

dry deposition
deposition velocity
pollutant
computational fluid dynamics
surface area
1 Citation (Scopus)

Primary effects of changes in meteorology vs. anthropogenic emissions on mercury wet deposition: A modeling study

Ye, Z., Mao, H. & Driscoll, C. T., Feb 1 2019, In : Atmospheric Environment. p. 215-225 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

wet deposition
meteorology
modeling
rural area
oxidation

Probabilistic relations between acid–base chemistry and fish assemblages in streams of the Western Adirondack mountains, New York, USA

Baldigo, B. P., George, S. D., Sullivan, T. J., Driscoll, C. T., Burns, D. A., Shao, S. & Lawrence, G. B., Jan 1 2019, In : Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences. 76, 11, p. 2013-2026 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Adirondacks
chemistry
mountain
fish
Salvelinus fontinalis

Projections of water, carbon, and nitrogen dynamics under future climate change in an alpine tundra ecosystem in the southern Rocky Mountains using a biogeochemical model

Dong, Z., Driscoll, C. T., Campbell, J. L., Pourmokhtarian, A., Stoner, A. M. K. & Hayhoe, K., Feb 10 2019, In : Science of the Total Environment. 650, p. 1451-1464 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Soil moisture
tundra
Climate change
Ecosystems
Nitrogen
1 Citation (Scopus)

Projections of water, carbon, and nitrogen dynamics under future climate change in an old-growth Douglas-fir forest in the western Cascade Range using a biogeochemical model

Dong, Z., Driscoll, C. T., Johnson, S. L., Campbell, J. L., Pourmokhtarian, A., Stoner, A. M. K. & Hayhoe, K., Mar 15 2019, In : Science of the Total Environment. 656, p. 608-624 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Climate change
Nitrogen
Carbon
Transpiration
Soil moisture

Reply to the comment by bailey et al. On “long-term decline of sugar maple following forest harvest, hubbard brook experimental forest, new hampshire”

Battles, J. J., Cleavitt, N. L., Johnson, C. E. & Fahey, T. J., Jan 1 2019, In : Canadian Journal of Forest Research. 49, 7, p. 863-864 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Open Access
experimental forests
Acer saccharum subsp. saccharum
sugar
White Mountain National Forest
understory

Role of Water Absorption on Rainsplash Erosion Performance of Natural Fiber RECPs

Meehan, C. L., Kumar, S., Pando, M. A., Coe, J. T., Smith, J. L. & Bhatia, S. K., Jan 1 2019, Geotechnical Special Publication. Kumar, S., Coe, J. T., Meehan, C. L. & Pando, M. A. (eds.). GSP 312 ed. American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), p. 185-192 8 p. (Geotechnical Special Publication; vol. 2019-March, no. GSP 312).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Natural fibers
erosion control
Water absorption
Erosion
erosion
3 Citations (Scopus)

Simultaneous Adsorption and Electrochemical Reduction of N-Nitrosodimethylamine Using Carbon-Ti4O7 Composite Reactive Electrochemical Membranes

Almassi, S., Li, Z., Xu, W., Pu, C., Zeng, T. & Chaplin, B. P., Jan 15 2019, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 53, 2, p. 928-937 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dimethylnitrosamine
Carbon
membrane
Membranes
adsorption

The Affordable Clean Energy rule and the impact of emissions rebound on carbon dioxide and criteria air pollutant emissions

Keyes, A. T., Lambert, K. F., Burtraw, D., Buonocore, J. J., Levy, J. I. & Driscoll, C. T., Apr 9 2019, In : Environmental Research Letters. 14, 4, 044018.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Air Pollutants
Carbon Dioxide
Coal
Carbon dioxide
carbon dioxide

The hidden structure of human enamel

Beniash, E., Stifler, C. A., Sun, C. Y., Jung, G. S., Qin, Z., Buehler, M. J. & Gilbert, P. U. P. A., Dec 1 2019, In : Nature Communications. 10, 1, 4383.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
enamels
Enamels
Dental Enamel
rods
Crystals

Using simulation as an experiential learning tool for enhancing students learning in environmental engineering

Todorova, S., Apr 1 2019, Proceedings of 2019 IEEE Global Engineering Education Conference, EDUCON 2019. Ashmawy, A. K. & Schreiter, S. (eds.). IEEE Computer Society, p. 1384-1385 2 p. 8725128. (IEEE Global Engineering Education Conference, EDUCON; vol. April-2019).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

environmental engineering
Environmental engineering
environmental pollution
Contamination
Students
2018

A comparison of SAC-SMA and Adaptive Neuro-fuzzy Inference System for real-time flood forecasting in small urban catchments

Roodsari, B. K., Chandler, D. G., Kelleher, C. & Kroll, C. N., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Flood Risk Management. e12492.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

flood forecasting
Fuzzy inference
Catchments
natural disaster
catchment
17 Citations (Scopus)

A Critical Time for Mercury Science to Inform Global Policy

Chen, C. Y., Driscoll, C. T., Eagles-Smith, C. A., Eckley, C. S., Gay, D. A., Hsu-Kim, H., Keane, S. E., Kirk, J. L., Mason, R. P., Obrist, D., Selin, H., Selin, N. E. & Thompson, M. R., Sep 4 2018, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 52, 17, p. 9556-9561 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mercury
methylmercury
mercury
science
policy
12 Citations (Scopus)

Air pollution success stories in the United States: The value of long-term observations

Sullivan, T. J., Driscoll, C. T., Beier, C. M., Burtraw, D., Fernandez, I. J., Galloway, J. N., Gay, D. A., Goodale, C. L., Likens, G. E., Lovett, G. M. & Watmough, S. A., Jun 1 2018, In : Environmental Science and Policy. 84, p. 69-73 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

air pollution
atmospheric pollution
air
Values
environmental research

Air pollution success stories in the United States: The value of long-term observation

Sullivan, T. J., Driscoll, C. T., Beier, C. M., Burtraw, D., Fernandex, I. J., Galloway, J. N., Gay, D. A., Goodale, C. L., Likens, G. E., Lovett, G. M. & Watmough, S. A., Jan 1 2018, In : Renewable Resources Journal. 32, 2, p. 2-9 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Air pollution
atmospheric pollution
5 Citations (Scopus)

Amendments fail to hasten biocrust recovery or soil stability at a disturbed dryland sandy site

Chandler, D. G., Day, N., Madsen, M. D. & Belnap, J., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Restoration Ecology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

soil crusts
soil crust
arid lands
soil
inoculum

A structural engineering-inspired CdS based composite for photocatalytic remediation of organic pollutant and hexavalent chromium

Deng, Y., Xiao, Y., Zhou, Y., Zeng, T., Xing, M. & Zhang, J., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Catalysis Today.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Organic pollutants
Remediation
Structural design
Chromium
Photocatalysis
6 Citations (Scopus)

Concentrations and content of mercury in bark, wood, and leaves in hardwoods and conifers in four forested sites in the northeastern USA

Yang, Y., Yanai, R. D., Driscoll, C. T., Montesdeoca, M. & Smith, K. T., Apr 1 2018, In : PLoS One. 13, 4, e0196293.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coniferophyta
Hardwoods
Mercury
hardwood
mercury
1 Citation (Scopus)

Development and Psychometric Testing of the Rate and Accumulation Concept Inventory

Flynn, C. D., Davidson, C. I. & Dotger, S., Jul 1 2018, In : Journal of Engineering Education. 107, 3, p. 491-520 30 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

psychometrics
Students
Testing
student
engineering
8 Citations (Scopus)

Evaluation of CMAQ Coupled With a State-of-the-Art Mercury Chemical Mechanism (CMAQ-newHg-Br)

Ye, Z., Mao, H., Driscoll, C. T., Wang, Y., Zhang, Y. & Jaeglé, L., Mar 1 2018, In : Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems. 10, 3, p. 668-690 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bromine
bromine
Mercury
seasonal variation
wet deposition
5 Citations (Scopus)

Experimental Research on PBL Connectors Considering the Effects of Concrete Stress State and Other Connection Parameters

Wang, X., Zhu, B., Cui, S. & Lui, E. M., Jan 1 2018, In : Journal of Bridge Engineering. 23, 1, 04017125.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Concretes
Steel
Composite bridges
Perforated plates
Concrete bridges
1 Citation (Scopus)

Faculty Perspectives on Sustainability Integration in Undergraduate Civil and Environmental Engineering Curriculum

Burke, R. D., Antaya Dancz, C. L., Ketchman, K. J., Bilec, M. M., Boyer, T. H., Davidson, C. I., Landis, A. E. & Parrish, K., Jul 1 2018, In : Journal of Professional Issues in Engineering Education and Practice. 144, 3, 04018004.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Environmental engineering
Civil engineering
Curricula
Sustainable development
Teaching

Give and Take: A Watershed Acid Rain Mitigation Experiment Increases Baseflow Nitrogen Retention but Increases Stormflow Nitrogen Export

Marinos, R. E., Campbell, J. L., Driscoll, C. T., Likens, G. E., McDowell, W. H., Rosi, E. J., Rustad, L. E. & Bernhardt, E. S., Nov 20 2018, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 52, 22, p. 13155-13165 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Acid Rain
acid rain
baseflow
Watersheds
mitigation
7 Citations (Scopus)

Integrating mercury research and policy in a changing world

Chen, C. Y. & Driscoll, C. T., Mar 1 2018, In : Ambio. 47, 2, p. 111-115 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

animal
fish
mercury
policy
6 Citations (Scopus)

Interdependent Infrastructure as Linked Social, Ecological, and Technological Systems (SETSs) to Address Lock-in and Enhance Resilience

Markolf, S. A., Chester, M. V., Eisenberg, D. A., Iwaniec, D. M., Davidson, C. I., Zimmerman, R., Miller, T. R., Ruddell, B. L. & Chang, H., Dec 1 2018, In : Earth's Future. 6, 12, p. 1638-1659 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
infrastructure
vulnerability
weather
climate change
climate
1 Citation (Scopus)

Long-term and seasonal hydrologic performance of an extensive green roof

Todorov, D., Driscoll, C. T. & Todorova, S., Jul 30 2018, In : Hydrological Processes. 32, 16, p. 2471-2482 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

roof
stormwater
evapotranspiration
water retention
growing season
8 Citations (Scopus)

Long-term decline of sugar maple following forest harvest, Hubbard Brook Experimental Forest, New Hampshire

Cleavitt, N. L., Battles, J. J., Johnson, C. E. & Fahey, T. J., Jan 1 2018, In : Canadian Journal of Forest Research. 48, 1, p. 23-31 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

experimental forests
Acer saccharum subsp. saccharum
sugar
Betula alleghaniensis
Fagus grandifolia
6 Citations (Scopus)

Mechanism of Accumulation of Methylmercury in Rice (Oryza sativa L.) in a Mercury Mining Area

Wang, Z., Sun, T., Driscoll, C. T., Yin, Y. & Zhang, X., Sep 4 2018, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 52, 17, p. 9749-9757 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mercury mines
methylmercury
rice
Air
Tissue
Students
Computer science
Engineering education
Teaching
Problem-Based Learning
5 Citations (Scopus)

Mercury contamination in riverine sediments and fish associated with artisanal and small-scale gold mining in Madre de Dios, Peru

Martinez, G., McCord, S. A., Driscoll, C. T., Todorova, S., Wu, S., Araújo, J. F., Vega, C. M. & Fernandez, L. E., Aug 1 2018, In : International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 15, 8, 1584.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Peru
Mercury
Gold
Fishes
Rivers
1 Citation (Scopus)

Response of mercury in an Adirondack (NY, USA) forest stream to watershed lime application

Millard, G. D., Driscoll, C. T., Burns, D. A., Montesdeoca, M. R. & Riva-Murray, K., Apr 1 2018, In : Environmental Science: Processes and Impacts. 20, 4, p. 607-620 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Watersheds
Mercury
lime
Organic carbon
dissolved organic carbon
3 Citations (Scopus)

Response of mineral soil carbon storage to harvest residue retention depends on soil texture: A meta-analysis

Wan, X., Xiao, L., Vadeboncoeur, M. A., Johnson, C. E. & Huang, Z., Jan 15 2018, In : Forest Ecology and Management. 408, p. 9-15 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

meta-analysis
soil texture
soil carbon
carbon sequestration
mineral soils