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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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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
1 Citation (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
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
13 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
9 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
4 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
19 Citations (Scopus)

Au/AgI Dimeric Nanoparticles for Highly Selective and Sensitive Colorimetric Detection of Hydrogen Sulfide

Zeng, J., Li, M., Liu, A., Feng, F., Zeng, T., Duan, W., Li, M., Gong, M., Wen, C. Y. & Yin, Y., Jun 27 2018, In : Advanced Functional Materials. 28, 26, 1800515.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hydrogen Sulfide
hydrogen sulfide
Hydrogen sulfide
Sulfides
sulfides
5 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

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
6 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
4 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
4 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
5 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
3 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
7 Citations (Scopus)

Nitrogen oligotrophication in northern hardwood forests

Groffman, P. M., Driscoll, C. T., Durán, J., Campbell, J. L., Christenson, L. M., Fahey, T. J., Fisk, M. C., Fuss, C., Likens, G. E., Lovett, G., Rustad, L. & Templer, P. H., May 12 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Biogeochemistry. p. 1-17 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hardwoods
Nitrogen
Soils
nitrogen
environmental change
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
7 Citations (Scopus)

River network saturation concept: factors influencing the balance of biogeochemical supply and demand of river networks

Wollheim, W. M., Bernal, S., Burns, D. A., Czuba, J. A., Driscoll, C. T., Hansen, A. T., Hensley, R. T., Hosen, J. D., Inamdar, S., Kaushal, S. S., Koenig, L. E., Lu, Y. H., Marzadri, A., Raymond, P. A., Scott, D., Stewart, R. J., Vidon, P. G. & Wohl, E., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Biogeochemistry.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rivers
saturation
river
supply and demand
Aquatic ecosystems

Seasonal Wetness, Soil Organic Carbon, and Fire Influence Soil Hydrological Properties and Water Repellency in a Sagebrush-Steppe Ecosystem

Chandler, D. G., Cheng, Y., Seyfried, M. S., Madsen, M. D., Johnson, C. E. & Williams, C. J., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Water Resources Research.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

steppe
soil water
organic carbon
ecosystem
soil
8 Citations (Scopus)

Senegalese artisanal gold mining leads to elevated total mercury and methylmercury concentrations in soils, sediments, and rivers

Gerson, J. R., Driscoll, C. T., Hsu-Kim, H. & Bernhardt, E. S., Jan 1 2018, In : Elementa. 6, 11.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gold mines
methylmercury
Sediments
gold
Rivers
1 Citation (Scopus)

Terrorist critical infrastructures, organizational capacity and security risk

Zoli, C., Steinberg, L. J., Grabowski, M. & Hermann, M. G., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Safety Science.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Terrorism
Critical infrastructures
infrastructure
Violence
resilience
1 Citation (Scopus)

Testing and analytical modeling of two-dimensional geotextile tube dewatering process

Ratnayesuraj, C. R. & Bhatia, S. K., Apr 1 2018, In : Geosynthetics International. 25, 2, p. 132-149 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Geotextiles
geotextile
Dewatering
dewatering
Testing
3 Citations (Scopus)
streamwater
Hardwoods
Hydrology
Nutrients
hydrology
8 Citations (Scopus)

Water quality function of an extensive vegetated roof

Todorov, D., Driscoll, C. T., Todorova, S. & Montesdeoca, M., Jun 1 2018, In : Science of the Total Environment. 625, p. 928-939 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Roofs
Water quality
roof
water quality
Drainage
11 Citations (Scopus)

Watershed services in the humid tropics: Opportunities from recent advances in ecohydrology

Hamel, P., Riveros-Iregui, D., Ballari, D., Browning, T., Célleri, R., Chandler, D. G., Chun, K. P., Destouni, G., Jacobs, S., Jasechko, S., Johnson, M., Krishnaswamy, J., Poca, M., Pompeu, P. V. & Rocha, H., Apr 1 2018, In : Ecohydrology. 11, 3, e1921.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

ecohydrology
humid tropics
watershed
land management
tropics
2017
2 Citations (Scopus)

Accelerating construction of roadway bridges using alternative techniques and procurement methods

Salem, O., Salman, B. & Ghorai, S., Apr 30 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Transport. p. 1-3 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Decision making
Repair
Economics
1 Citation (Scopus)

Aluminum is more tightly bound in soil after wollastonite treatment to a forest watershed

Gu, W., Driscoll, C. T., Shao, S. & Johnson, C. E., Aug 1 2017, In : Forest Ecology and Management. 397, p. 57-66 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

calcium silicate
wollastonite
organic horizons
forested watersheds
aluminum
8 Citations (Scopus)

A new methodology for energy-based seismic design of steel moment frames

Mezgebo, M. G. & Lui, E. M., Jan 1 2017, In : Earthquake Engineering and Engineering Vibration. 16, 1, p. 131-152 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Seismic design
seismic design
steel
methodology
Steel
2 Citations (Scopus)

A study on containment of heavy metals using soils and cellulose materials inside geotextile tubes

Rupakheti, P. & Bhatia, S. K., Jun 1 2017, In : Geosynthetics International. 24, 3, p. 321-332 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Geotextiles
geotextile
containment
Heavy metals
cellulose
1 Citation (Scopus)

A study on heavy metal contaminated slurries using reactive soil mineral and cellulosic absorbents

Rupakheti, P., Bhatia, S. K. & Fatema, N., 2017, In : Geotechnical Special Publication. GSP 276, p. 459-467 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Slurries
Heavy metals
Minerals
heavy metal
Soils

A Study on Heavy Metal Contaminated Slurries Using Reactive Soil Mineral and Cellulosic Absorbents

Rupakheti, P., Bhatia, S. K. & Fatema, N., 2017, In : Geofrontiers.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Slurries
Heavy Metals
Minerals
Heavy ions
Soils
4 Citations (Scopus)
baseflow
contraction
mountain
drainage
ephemeral stream