Publications

Submitted
E. M. Carter, Jackson, M. C., Katz, L. E., and Speitel Jr, G. E., “A Coupled Sensor-Spectrophotometric Device for Continuous Measurement of Formaldehyde in Indoor Environments,” Journal of Exposure Science and Environmental Epidemiology, Submitted.
2013
J. P. Maestre, Wahman, D. W., and Speitel Jr, G. E., “Monochloramine Cometabolism by Nitrosomonas europaea under Drinking Water Conditions,” Water Research, vol. 47, pp. 4701-4709, 2013.
V. Gomez-Alvarez, Schrantz, K. A., Pressman, J. G., Speitel Jr, G. E., and Wahman, D. W., “Pyrosequencing Analysis of Bench-Scale Nitrifying Biofilters Removing Trihalomethanes,” Environmental Engineering Science, vol. 30, no. 9, pp. 582-588, 2013.
M. R. London, Wahman, D. W., Katz, L. E., and Speitel Jr, G. E., “Zero-Valent Iron/Biotic Treatment System for Perchlorate-Contaminated Water: Lab-Scale Performance, Modeling, and Full-Scale Implications,” Journal of Environmental Engineering, American Society of Civil Engineers, vol. 139, no. 11, pp. 1361-1367, 2013.
2012
D. W. Wahman and Speitel Jr, G. E., “Relative Importance of Nitrite Oxidation by Hypochlorous Acid under Chloramination Conditions,” Environmental Science and Technology, vol. 46, no. 11, pp. 6056-6064, 2012.
2011
E. M. Carter, Katz, L. E., and Speitel Jr, G. E., “Comparison of detection methods following solid-phase microextraction with on-fiber derivatization to quantify adsorption of oxygenated volatile organic compounds on activated carbon,” Abstracts of Papers, 241st American Chemical Society. American Chemical Society, Anaheim, CA, 2011.
A. Alsulaili, Speitel Jr, G. E., and Katz, L. E., “Effect of NOM on Monochloramine and Total chlorine Decay After a Short Prechlorination Time in the Presence of Bromide,” Proceedings of the Water Quality Technology Conference. American Water Works Association, 2011.
D. W. Wahman and Speitel Jr, G. E., “Experiments and Simulations Reveal the Relative Significance of the Free Chlorine/Nitrite Reaction in Chloraminated Systems,” Proceedings of the Water Quality Technology Conference. American Water Works Association, 2011.
A. van Epps, Katz, L. E., and Speitel Jr, G. E., “Impact of nutrient addition on biodegradation of personal care product ingredients in household greywater,” Abstracts of Papers, 241st American Chemical Society National Meeting. American Chemical Society, Anaheim, CA, 2011.
D. W. Wahman, Kirisits, M. J., Katz, L. E., and Speitel Jr, G. E., “Ammonia-Oxidizing Bacteria in Biofilters Removing Trihalomethanes Are Related to Nitrosomonas oligotropha,” Applied and Environmental Microbiology, vol. 77, no. 7, pp. 2537-2540, 2011.
M. R. London, Strahota, M. D., De Long, S. K., Katz, L. E., and Speitel Jr, G. E., “Autohydrogenotrophic Perchlorate Reduction Kinetics of a Microbial Consortium in the Presence and Absence of Nitrate,” Water Research, vol. 45, no. 19, pp. 6593-6601, 2011.
E. M. Carter, Katz, L. E., Speitel Jr, G. E., and Ramirez, D., “Gas-Phase Formaldehyde Adsorption Isotherm Studies on Activated Carbon: Correlations of Adsorption Capacity to Surface Functional Group Density,” Environmental Science and Technology, vol. 45, no. 15, pp. 6498-6503, 2011.
G. E. Speitel Jr, Kannappan, R., and Bayer, B. M., “Nitrification Index: a Unified Concept for Quantifying the Risk of Distribution System Nitrification,” Journal American Water Works Association, vol. 103, no. 1, pp. 69-80, 2011.
D. W. Wahman, Katz, L. E., and Speitel Jr, G. E., “Performance and Biofilm Activity of Nitrifying Biofilters Removing Trihalomethanes,” Water Research, vol. 45, no. 4, pp. 1669-1680, 2011.
2010
G. E. Speitel Jr, Bayer, B. M., and Kannappan, R., “The Significance of Trihalomethanes in Preventing Distribution System Nitrification in Chloraminated Waters,” American Water Works Association Research Foundation, Denver, CO, 2010.
G. E. Speitel Jr, Katz, L., Chen, C. C., Stokes, S., Westerhoff, P., and Shafeiean, P., “Surface Complexation and Dynamic Transport Modeling of Arsenic Removal on Adsorptive Media,” American Water Works Association Research Foundation, Denver, CO, 2010.
A. Alsulaili, Katz, L. E., and Speitel Jr, G. E., “Monochloramine and Total Haloamine Decay After a Short Prechlorination Time in the Presence of Bromide,” Water Science and Technology: Water Supply, vol. 10, no. 4, pp. 512-516, 2010.
2009
E. M. Carter, Katz, L. E., and Speitel Jr, G. E., “Gas-phase formaldehyde adsorption studies on multiple types of activated carbon,” Proceedings of Healthy Buildings 9th International Conference & Exhibition. September 13-17, Syracuse, NY, 2009.
L. Katz, Chen, C. C., Speitel Jr, G. E., and Stokes, S., “Modeling of Metal Ion Adsorption in Packed Bed Reactor Systems,” Abstracts of Papers, 237nd American Chemical Society National Meeting. American Chemical Society, Salt Lake City, UT, 2009.
C. G. Russell, Lawler, D. F., Speitel Jr, G. E., and Katz, L. E., “Effect of Softening Precipitate Composition and Surface Characteristics on Natural Organic Matter Adsorption,” Environmental Science and Technology, vol. 43, no. 20, pp. 7873-7842, 2009.

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