Publications

Yi, F., Axelbaum, R.L. “Oxy-combustion of low-volatility liquid fuel with high water content” Energy & Fuels, 29(2), 1137-1142, 2015.

Krishnan, S., Kumfer, B. M., Wu, W., Li, J., Nehorai, A., & Axelbaum, R. L., “An approach to thermocouple measurements that reduces uncertainties in high-temperature environmentsEnergy & Fuels, 29(5), 3446-3455, 2015.

Gopan, A., Kumfer, B. M., & Axelbaum, R. L., “Effect of operating pressure and fuel moisture on net plant efficiency of a staged, pressurized oxy-combustion power plantInternational Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, 39, 390-396, 2015.

Abokifa, A., Yang, J. Y., Lo, C. S., and Biswas, P.: “Water Quality Modeling in the Dead End Sections of Drinking Water Distribution Networks.” Water Research, 89, 107-1172, 2015.

Raliya, R.​, Nair, R., Chavalmane, S., Wang, W.N., and Biswas, P.: “Imapct of titanium dioxide and zinc oxide nanoparticles on the growth and agronomical trait of the tomato: A life cycle assement​”, Metallomics, 7, 1584-1594​, 2015.

Wang, Y., Li, J., Jing, H., Zhang, Q., Jiang, J., and Biswas, P.  “Laboratory evaluation and calibration of three low-cost particle sensors for particulate matter measurement” Aerosol Science and Technology, 2015.

Vazquez-Pufleau, M., Chadha, T. S., Yablonsky, G. S., Erk, H. F., and Biswas, P.: “Elimination of Carbon Contamination from Silicon Kerf using a Furnace Aerosol Reactor (FuAR) Methodology”, Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research, 2015.​

Leavey, A., Londeree, J., Priyadarshini, P., Puppala, J., Schechtman, K. B., Yadama, G., and Biswas, P.: “Real-time particulate and CO concentrations from cookstoves in rural households in Udaipur, India”, Environmental science and technology, 2015.

Jing, H., Wang, X., Wang, W.-N., and Biswas, P.: “Elemental mercury oxidation in an electrostatic precipitator enhanced with in situ soft x-ray irradiation”, Journal of the Air & Waste Management Association, 65, 455-465, 2015.

Leavey, A., Fu, Y., Sha, M., Kutta, A., Lu, C., Wang, W., Drake, B., Chen, Y., and Biswas, P.: “Air quality metrics and wireless technology to maximize the energy efficiency of hvac in a working auditorium”, Building and Environment, 85, 287-297, 2015.

Raliya, R., Biswas, P., and Tarafdar, J.: “TiO2 nanoparticle biosynthesis and its physiological effect on mung bean (vigna radiata l.)”, Biotechnology Reports, 5, 22-26, 2015.

Saharan, V., Sharma, G., Yadav, M., Choudhary, M. K., Sharma, S., Pal, A., Raliya, R., and Biswas, P.: “Synthesis and in-vitro antifungal efficacy of cu-chitosan nanoparticles against pathogenic fungi of tomato”, International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, 75, 346-353, 2015.

Shah, V. B., Henson, W. R., Chadha, T. S., Lakin, G., Liu, H., Blankenship, R. E., and Biswas, P.: “Linker-free deposition and adhesion of photosystem I onto nanostructured TiO2 for biohybrid photoelectrochemical cells”, Langmuir, 31, 1675-1682, 2015.

Wang, W.-N., Wu, F., Myung, Y., Niedzwiedzki, D. M., Im, H. S., Park, J., Banerjee, P., and Biswas, P.: “Surface engineered cuo nanowires with zno islands for CO2 photoreduction”, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 7, 5685–5692, 2015.

Wang, X., Cotter, E., Iyer, K. N., Fang, J., Williams, B. J., and Biswas, P.: “Relationship between pyrolysis products and organic aerosols formed during coal combustion”, Proceedings of the Combustion Institute, 35, 2347-2354, 2015.

Wang, X., Williams, B., and Biswas, P.: “Characteristics of particulate matter emissions from toy cars with electric motors”, Journal of the Air & Waste Management Association, 65, 492-499, 2015.

Wang, Y., Liu, P., Fang, J., Wang, W.-N., and Biswas, P.: “Kinetics of sub-2 nm TiO2 particle formation in an aerosol reactor during thermal decomposition of titanium tetraisopropoxide”, Journal of Nanoparticle Research, 17, 1-13, 2015.

Jiang, Y., Wang W-N, Liu, D., Nie, Y., Li, W., Wu, J., Zhang, F., Biswas, P., and Fortner, J. D.: “Engineered Crumpled Graphene Oxide Nanocomposite Membrane Assemblies for Advanced Water Treatment Processes”, Environmental Science and Technology, 49, 6846–6854, 2015.

Raliya, R., and Biswas, P.: “Environmentally benign bio-inspired synthesis of Au nanoparticles, their self-assembly and agglomeration”, RSC Advances, 5, 42081-42087, 2015.

Liu, P., I. J. Arnold, Y Wang, Y Yu, J Fang, P Biswas, and R. K. Chakrabarty Synthesis of Titanium Dioxide Aerosol Gels in a Buoyancy-Opposed Flame Reactor, Aerosol Sci. Tech., 49:12, 1232-1241, 2015.

Chakrabarty, R. K., Gyawali, M., Yatavelli, R. L. N., Pandey, A.*, Watts, A. C., Knue, J., Chen, L.-W. A., Pattison, R. R., Tsibart, A., Samburova, V., and Moosmüller, H. Dominance of brown carbon in aerosol emissions from burning of boreal peatlands, Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., 15, 28793-28813, 2015.

A Ellis, R Edwards, M Saunders, R. K. Chakrabarty, R Subramanian, A van Riessen, AM Smith, D Lambrinidis, LJ Nunes, P Vallelonga, ID Goodwin, AD Moy, MAJ Curran, TD van Ommen. Characterizing black carbon in rain and ice cores using coupled tangential flow filtration and transmission electron microscopy, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 8, 3959-3969, 2015.

S Pervez, R. K. Chakrabarty, S Dewangan, JG Watson, JC Chow, JL Matawle, and Y. Pervez. Cultural and Ritual Burning Emission Factors and Activity Levels in India. Aerosol and Air Quality Research 15 (1), 72-80, 2015.

Pandey, A., R. K. Chakrabarty, L. Liu, and M. I. Mishchenko. Empirical relationships between optical properties and equivalent diameters of fractal soot aggre-gates at 550 nm wavelength. Opt. Express 23, A1354-A1362, 2015.

Thimsen, E.; Kortshagen, U.; Aydil, E.; “Nonthermal plasma synthesis of metal sulfide nanocrystals from metalorganic vapor and elemental sulfur”, Journal of Physics D, Vol 48, 314004, 2015

Baryshev, S.; Thimsen, E.; Chemistry of Materials, “Enthalpy of Formation for Cu-Zn-Sn-S (CZTS) Calculated from Surface Binding Energies Experimentally Measured by Ion Sputtering”, Vol. 27, 2294-2298, 2015

Li Du and Jay Turner, “Using PM2.5 Lanthanoid Elements and Nonparametric Wind Regression to Track Petroleum Refinery FCC Emissions”, Science of the Total Environment, v529, pp65-71 (2015).

Stefanie Sarnat, Andrea Winquist, Jamie Schauer, Jay Turner, and Jeremy Sarnat, “Fine Particulate Matter Components and Emergency Department Visits for Cardiovascular and Respiratory Diseases in the St. Louis, Missouri–Illinois, Metropolitan Area”, Environmental Health Perspectives, v123, pp437-444 (2015).

Andrea Winquist, Jamie Schauer, Jay Turner, Mitchel Klein, and Stefanie Sarnat, “Impact of Ambient Fine Particulate Matter Carbon Measurement Methods on Observed Associations with Acute Cardiorespiratory Morbidity”, Journal of Exposure Science and Environmental Epidemiology, v25, pp215–221 (2015).

Benjamin de Foy, Yuyan Cui, Jamie Schauer, Mark Janssen, Jay Turner, and Christine Wiedinmyer, “Estimating sources of Elemental and Organic Carbon and their temporal emission patterns using a Least-Squares Inverse model and hourly measurements from the St. Louis – Midwest Supersite”, Atmospheric Chemistry & Physics, v5, pp2405-2427 (2015).

Williams, B.J., Y. Zhang , X. Zuo, R.E. Martinez, M.J. Walker, N.M. Kreisberg, A.H. Goldstein, K. Docherty, J.L. Jimenez:  Organic and inorganic decomposition products from the thermal desorption of atmospheric particles,Atmos. Meas. Tech. Discuss., 8, 13377-13421, 2015.

Abramovitz, A., A. McQueen, R.E. Martinez, B.J. Williams, W. Sumner, Electronic cigarettes: the nicotyrine hypothesis, Medical Hypotheses, 2015.

Millet, D.B, M. Baasandorj, D. K. Farmer, J. A. Thornton, K. Baumann, P. Brophy, S. Chaliyakunnel, J. A. de Gouw, M. Graus, L. Hu, A. Koss, B. H. Lee, F. D. Lopez-Hilfiker, J. A. Neuman, F. Paulot, J. Peischl, I. B. Pollack, T. B. Ryerson, C. Warneke, B. J. Williams, and J. Xu: A large and ubiquitous source of atmospheric formic acid, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 6283-6304, 2015.

Baasandorj, M, D.B. Millet, L. Hu, D. Mitroo, B.J. Williams:  Measuring acetic and formic acid by proton transfer reaction-mass spectrometry: sensitivity, humidity dependence, and quantifying interferences, Atmos. Meas. Tech., 8, 1303-1321, 2015.

Martinez, R.E., S. Dhawan, W. Sumner, B.J. Williams: On-line chemical composition analysis of refillable electronic cigarette aerosol – measurement of nicotine and nicotyrine, Nicotine and Tobacco Research 2015