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Marc A. Deshusses' Publications

Peer reviewed publications are in reverse chronological order can be downloaded (blue links); other publications are in chronological order and are updated only about once a year. Please let me know (marc.deshusses@duke.edu) if you have problems downloading papers or find bad links. Visit my main web page for more info http://www.deshusses.pratt.duke.edu/

A. Peer Reviewed Journal Articles

110. Colón, J.; Forbis-Stokes, A. A.; Deshusses, M. A., Anaerobic digestion of undiluted simulant human excreta for sanitation and energy recovery in less-developed countries. Energy for Sustainable Development, 2015, (open access http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.esd.2015.09.005 ).

109. Ticknor, J. L.; Kucharzyk, K. H.; Porter, K. A.; Deshusses, M. A.; Hsu-Kim, H., Thiol-based selective extraction assay to comparatively assess bioavailable mercury in sediments. Environ. Eng. Sci., 2015, (in press).

108. Kucharzyk, K. H.; Deshusses, M. A.; Porter, K. A.; Hsu-Kim, H., Relative contributions of mercury bioavailability and microbial growth rate on net methylmercury production by anaerobic mixed cultures. Environ. Sci.: Processes Impacts., 2015, 17, 1568-1577. (article is featured on the cover of the issue)

107. Miller, A.; Espanani, R.; Junker, A.; Hendry, D.; Wilkinson, N.; Bollinger, D.; Abelleira-Pereira, J. M.; Deshusses, M. A.; Inniss, E.; Jacoby, W., Supercritical water oxidation of a model fecal sludge without the use of a co-fuel. Chemosphere, 2015, 141, 189–196.

106. Shen, L.; Sun, Z.; Chu, Y.; Zou, J.; Deshusses, M. A., Novel sulfonated Nafion®-based composite membranes with pillararene as selective artificial proton channels for application in direct methanol fuel cells. Int. J. Hydrogen Energy, 2015, 40, (38), 13071–13079.

105. Worley-Morse, T. O.; Deshusses, M. A.; Gunsch, C. K., Reduction of invasive bacteria in ethanol fermentations using bacteriophages. Biotechnol. Bioeng., 2015, 112, (8), 1544-1553.

104. Getzinger, G. J.; O’Connor, M. P. O.; Hoelzer, K.; Drollette, B. D.; Karatum, O.; Deshusses, M. A.; Ferguson, P. L.; Elsner, M.; Plata, D. L., Natural gas residual fluids: Sources, endpoints, and organic chemical composition after centralized waste treatment in Pennsylvania. Environ. Sci. Technol., 2015, 49, (14), 8347-8355. (article was featured on ES&T web site)

103. >Xu, J.; Deshusses, M. A., Fermentation of swine wastewater-derived duckweed for biohydrogen production. Int. J. Hydrogen Energy, 2015, 40, (22), 7028-7036.

102. Estrada, J. M.; Bernal, O. I.; Flickinger, M. C.; Muñoz, R.; Deshusses, M. A., Biocatalytic coatings for air pollution control: A proof of concept study on VOC biodegradation. Biotechnol. Bioeng., 2015, 112, (2), 263-271.

101. Zhang, T.; Kucharzyk, K. H.; Kim, B.; Deshusses, M. A.; Hsu-Kim, H., Net methylation of mercury in estuarine sediment microcosms amended with dissolved, nanoparticulate, and microparticulate mercuric sulfides. Environ. Sci. Technol., 2014, 48, (16), 9133-9141.

100. Xu, J.; Vujic, T.; Deshusses, M. A., Nitrification of anaerobic digester effluent for nitrogen management at swine farms. Chemosphere, 2014, 117, 708-714.

99. Raut, A.S.; Cunningham, G. B.; Parker, C. B; Klem, E. J. D.; Stoner, B. R.; Deshusses, M. A.; Glass, J. T., Disinfection of E. coli contaminated urine using boron-doped diamond electrodes. J. Electrochem. Soc., 2014, 161, (12), G81-G85.

98. Zhang, L.; Deshusses, M. A., Application of finite difference method to model pH and substrate concentration in a double-chamber microbial fuel cell (DCMFC). Environ. Technol. 2014, 35, (9), 1064-1076.

97. Ticknor, J. L.; Hsu-Kim, H.; Deshusses, M. A., A robust framework to predict mercury speciation in combustion flue gases. J. Haz. Mat. 2014,264, 380-385. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jhazmat.2013.10.052

96. Wang, Y.; Jin, L.; Deshusses, M. A.; Matsumoto, M. R., The effects of various amendments on the biostimulation of perchlorate reduction in laboratory microcosm and flowthrough soil columns. Chem. Eng. J., 2013, 232, 388-396. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cej.2013.07.060

95. Hsu-Kim, H.; Kucharzyk, K. H.; Zhang, T.; Deshusses, M. A., Mechanisms regulating mercury bioavailability for methylating microorganisms in the aquatic environment: A critical review. Environ. Sci. Technol., 2013, 47, (6), 2441-2456. ja95.pdf

94. Mubeen, S.; Lai, M.; Zhang, T.; Lim, J. H.; Mulchandani, A.; Deshusses, M. A.; Myung, N. V., Hybrid tin oxide-SWNT nanostructures based gas sensor. Electrochimica Acta, 2013, 92, 484-490. ja94.pdf, ja94SI.pdf

93. Zhang, T.; Kim, B.; Leyard, C.; Reinsch, B. C.; Lowry, G. V.; Deshusses, M. A.; Hsu-Kim, H., Methylation of mercury by bacteria exposed to dissolved, nanoparticulate, and microparticulate mercuric sulfides. Environ. Sci. Technol., 2012, 46, (13), 6950-6958. ja93.pdf, ja93SI.pdf

92. Shore, J. L.; M'Coy, W. S.; Gunsch, C. K.; Deshusses, M. A., Application of a moving bed biofilm reactor for tertiary ammonia treatment in high temperature industrial wastewater. Biores. Technol., 2012, 112, 51-60. ja92.pdf

91. Popat, S. C.; Zhao, K.; Deshusses, M. A., Bioaugmentation of an anaerobic biotrickling filter for enhanced conversion of trichloroethene to ethene. Chem. Eng. J., 2012, 183, 98-103. ja91.pdf, ja91SI.pdf

90. Kim, H.; Konnanath, B.; Sattigeri, P.; Wang, J.; Mulchandani, A.; Myung, N.; Deshusses, M. A.; Spanias, A.; Bakkaloglu, B., Electronic-nose for detecting environmental pollutants: signal processing and analog front-end design. Analog Integr. Circuits Signal Process., 2012, 70, 15-32. ja90.pdf

89. Dixit, R. M.; Deshmukh, S. C.; Gadhe, A. A.; Kannade, G. S.; Lokhande, S. K.; Pandey, R. A.; Vaidya, A. N.; Mudliar, S. N.; Deshusses, M. A., Treatment of mixtures of toluene and n-propanol vapours in a compost?woodchip-based biofilter. Environ. Technol, 2012, 33, (7), 751-760. ja89.pdf

88. Gao, Y.; Deshusses, M. A., Adsorption of clofibric acid and ketoprofen on to powdered activated carbon: Effect of natural organic matter. Environ. Technol, 2011, 32, (15), 1719-1727. ja88.pdf

87. Mubeen, S.; Lim, J. H.; Srirangarajan, A.; Mulchandani, A.; Deshusses, M. A.; Myung, N. V., Gas sensing mechanism of gold nanoparticles decorated single-walled carbon nanotubes. Electroanalysis, 2011, 23, (11), 2687-2692. ja87.pdf

86. Fortuny, M.; Gamisans, X.; Deshusses, M. A.; Lafuente, J.; Casas, C.; Gabriel, D., Operational aspects of the desulfurization process of energy gases mimics in biotrickling filters. Wat. Res., 2011, 45, 5665-5674. ja86.pdf

85. McNicholas, T. P.; Zhao, K.; Yang, C. H.; Hernandez, S. C.; Mulchandani, A.; Myung, N. V.; Deshusses, M. A., Sensitive detection of elemental mercury vapor by gold-nanoparticle-decorated carbon nanotube sensors. Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 2011, 115, (28), 13927-13931. ja85.pdf

84. Popat, S. C.; Deshusses, M. A., Kinetics and inhibition of reductive dechlorination of trichloroethene, cis-1,2-dichloroethene and vinyl chloride in a continuously fed anaerobic biofilm reactor, Environ. Sci. Technol., 2011, 45, 1569-1578. ja84.pdf

83. Zhao, K.; Xiu, G.; Xu, L.; Zhang, D.; Zhang, X.; Deshusses, M. A., Biological treatment of mixtures of toluene and n-hexane vapors in a hollow fibre membrane bioreactor. Environ. Technol., 2011, 32, (6), 617-623. ja83.pdf

82. Popat, S. C.; Yates, M. V.; Deshusses, M. A., Kinetics of inactivation of indicator pathogens during thermophilic anaerobic digestion. Wat. Res., 2010, 44, 5965-5972. ja82.pdf

81. Lai, M.; Mubeen, S.; Chartuprayoon, N.; Mulchandani, A.; Deshusses, M. A.; Myung, N. V., Synthesis of Sn doped CuO nanotubes from core-shell Cu/SnO2 nanowires by the Kirkendall effect. Nanotechnology, 2010, 21, 075502 (7 pp) ja81.pdf

80. Lim, J. H.; Phiboolsirichit, N.; Mubeen, S. ; Mulchandani, A.; Deshusses, M. A.; Myung, N. V., Electrical and gas sensing properties of polyaniline functionalized single-walled carbon nanotubes. Nanotechnology, 2010, 21, 075502 (7 pp) ja80.pdf

79. Lim, J. H.; Phiboolsirichit, N.; Mubeen, S.; Rheem, Y.; Deshusses, M. A.; Mulchandani, A.; Myung, N. V., Electrical and sensing properties of single-walled carbon nanotubes network: Effect of alignment and selective breakdown. Electroanalysis, 2010, 22, (1), 99-105. ja79.pdf

78. Mubeen, S.; Zhang, T.; Chartuprayoon, N.; Rheem, Y.; Mulchandani, A.; Myung, N. V.; Deshusses, M. A., Sensitive detection of H2S using gold nanoparticle decorated single-walled carbon nanotubes. Anal. Chem. 2010, 82, (1), 250-257. ja78.pdf

77. Popat, S. C.; Deshusses, M. A., Analysis of the rate-limiting step of an anaerobic biotrickling filter removing TCE vapors. Process Biochemistry 2010, 45, (4), 549-555. ja77.pdf (the publishers introduced a typo after the proofs... Equation 3 should read KLaw and not KGaw. I made a crude correction on this pdf. An errata was also published)

76. Popat, S. C.; Deshusses, M. A., Reductive dehalogenation of trichloroethene vapors in an anaerobic biotrickling filter. Environmental Science & Technology 2009, 43, (20), 7856-7861. ja76.pdf

75. Sakuma, T.; Hattori, T.; Deshusses, M. A., The effects of a lower irrigation system on pollutant removal and on the microflora of a biofilter. Environ. Technol. 2009, 30, (6), 621-627. ja75.pdf

74. Zhang, T.; Mubeen, S.; Yoo, B.; Myung, N. V.; Deshusses, M. A., A gas nanosensor unaffected by humidity. Nanotechnology 2009, 20, 255501 (5 pp). ja74.pdf (article was featured in MaterialsToday and in Nanowerk.com see http://www.nanowerk.com/spotlight/spotid=11299.php)

73. Prado, O. J; Popat, S. C.; Chen, G.; Walker, S. L.; Lafuente, J.; Gabriel, D.; Deshusses, M. A., The effect of packing hydrophilization on bacterial attachment and the relationship with the performance of biotrickling filters. Biotechnol. Bioeng. 2009, 103, (6), 1060-1067. ja73.pdf

72. Lai, M.; Lim, J. H.; Mubeen, S.; Rheem, Y.; Mulchandani, A.; Deshusses, M. A.; Myung, N. V., Size-controlled electrochemical synthesis and properties of SnO2 nanotubes. Nanotechnology 2009, 20, 18185602 (6 pp). ja72.pdf (article was featured on the cover of the issue)

71. Shirsat, M. D.; Bangar, M. A.; Deshusses, M. A.; Myung, N. V.; Mulchandani, A., Polyaniline nanowires-gold nanoparticles hybrid network based chemiresistive hydrogen sulfide sensor. Applied Physics Letters 2009, 94, 083502 (3 pp). ja71.pdf

70. Kan, E.; Deshusses, M. A., Modeling of a foamed emulsion bioreactor: II. Model parametric sensitivity. Biotechnology and Bioengineering 2009, 102, (3), 708-713. ja70.pdf

69. Popat, S. C.; Deshusses, M. A., Biological removal of siloxanes from landfill and digester gases: Opportunities and challenges. Environmental Science & Technology 2008, 42, (22), 8510-8515. ja69.pdf

68. Sakuma, T.; Jinsiriwanit, S.; Hattori, T.; Deshusses, M. A., Removal of ammonia from contaminated air in a biotrickling filter - Denitrifying bioreactor combination system. Water Research 2008, 42, (17), 4507-4513. ja68.pdf

67. Gonzalez-Sanchez, A.; Revah, S.; Deshusses, M. A., Alkaline biofiltration of H2S odors. Environmental Science & Technology 2008, 42, (19), 7398-7404. ja67.pdf

66. Zhang, T.; Mubeen, S.; Myung, N. V.; Deshusses, M. A., Recent progress in carbon nanotube-based gas sensors. Nanotechnology 2008, 19, (33). ja66.pdf

65. Fortuny, M.; Baeza, J. A.; Gamisans, X.; Casas, C.; Lafuente, J.; Deshusses, M. A.; Gabriel, D., Biological sweetening of energy gases mimics in biotrickling filters. Chemosphere 2008, 71, (1), 10-17. ja65.pdf

64. Kan, E.; Deshusses, M. A., Modeling of a foamed emulsion bioreactor: I. Model development and experimental validation. Biotechnology and Bioengineering 2008, 99, (5), 1096-1106. ja64.pdf

63. Park, H.; Ayala, P.; Deshusses, M. A.; Mulchandani, A.; Choi, H.; Myung, N. V., Electrodeposition of maghemite (gamma-Fe2O3) nanoparticles. Chemical Engineering Journal 2008, 139, (1), 208-212. ja63.pdf

62. Hangarter, C. M.; Bangar, M.; Hernandez, S. C.; Chen, W.; Deshusses, M. A.; Mulchandani, A.; Myung, N. V., Maskless electrodeposited contact for conducting polymer nanowires. Applied Physics Letters 2008, 92, (7). ja62.pdf

61. Kim, S.; Deshusses, M. A., Determination of mass transfer coefficients for packing materials used in biofilters and biotrickling filters for air pollution control - 2: Development of mass transfer coefficients correlations. Chemical Engineering Science 2008, 63, (4), 856-861. ja61.pdf

60. Kim, S.; Deshusses, M. A., Determination of mass transfer coefficients for packing materials used in biofilters and biotrickling filters for air pollution control. 1. Experimental results. Chemical Engineering Science 2008, 63, (4), 841-855. ja60.pdf

(Errata: There is an unfortunate typo in the manuscript. In Equations 1-3, Ug or UL it should have read Qg, resp. QL, the gas resp. liquid flow rate (m3/h), which then works out with the units of kga or kLa (1/h). All calculations were done correctly, it is just a typo in the paper.

59. Philip, L.; Deshusses, M. A., The control of mercury vapor using biotrickling filters. Chemosphere 2008, 70, (3), 411-417. ja59.pdf

58. Kan, E.; Kim, S.; Deshusses, M. A., Fenton oxidation of TCE vapors in a foam reactor. Environmental Progress 2007, 26, (3), 226-232. ja58.pdf

57. Moussavi, G.; Naddafi, K.; Mesdaghinia, A.; Deshusses, M. A., The removal of H2S from process air by diffusion into activated sludge. Environmental Technology 2007, 28, (9), 987-993. ja57.pdf

56. Al-Awadhi, N.; Deshusses, M.A.; Hamer, G. Aerobic waste sewage sludge biotreatment for enhanced environmental safety. Technology 2007, (2007 supplement on Sewage Sludge Technology and Management). 158-177. ja56.pdf

55. Zhang, T.; Mubeen, S.; Bekyarova, E.; Yoo, B. Y.; Haddon, R. C.; Myung, N. V.; Deshusses, M. A., Poly(m-aminobenzene sulfonic acid) functionalized single-walled carbon nanotubes based gas sensor. Nanotechnology 2007, 18, (16). ja55.pdf

54. Mubeen, S.; Zhang, T.; Yoo, B.; Deshusses, M. A.; Myung, N. V., Palladium nanoparticles decorated single-walled carbon nanotube hydrogen sensor. Journal of Physical Chemistry C 2007, 111, (17), 6321-6327. ja54.pdf

53. Yu, X. Y.; Amrhein, C.; Deshusses, M. A.; Matsumoto, M. R., Perchlorate reduction by autotrophic bacteria attached to zerovalent iron in a flow-through reactor. Environmental Science & Technology 2007, 41, (3), 990-997. ja53.pdf

52. Wang, X. L.; Deshusses, M. A., Biotreatment of groundwater contaminated with MTBE: interaction of common environmental co-contaminants. Biodegradation 2007, 18, (1), 37-50. ja52.pdf

51. Sakuma, T.; Hattori, T.; Deshusses, M. A., Comparison of different packing materials for the biofiltration of air toxics. Journal of the Air & Waste Management Association 2006, 56, (11), 1567-1575. ja51.pdf

50. Kan, E.; Deshusses, M. A., Scale-up and cost evaluation of a foamed emulsion bioreactor. Environmental Technology 2006, 27, (6), 645-652. ja50.pdf

49. Zhang, T.; Nix, M. B.; Yoo, B. Y.; Deshusses, M. A.; Myung, N. V., Electrochemically functionalized single-walled carbon nanotube gas sensor. Electroanalysis 2006, 18, (12), 1153-1158. ja49.pdf

48. Yu, X. Y.; Amrhein, C.; Deshusses, M. A.; Matsumoto, M. R., Perchlorate reduction by autotrophic bacteria in the presence of zero-valent iron. Environmental Science & Technology 2006, 40, (4), 1328-1334. ja48.pdf

47. Kan, E. S.; Deshusses, M. A., Cometabolic degradation of TCE vapors in a foamed emulsion bioreactor. Environmental Science & Technology 2006, 40, (3), 1022-1028. ja47.pdf

46. Kan, E.; Deshusses, M. A., Continuous operation of foamed emulsion bioreactors treating toluene vapors. Biotechnology and Bioengineering 2005, 92, (3), 364-371. ja46.pdf

45. Baquerizo, G.; Maestre, J. P.; Sakuma, T.; Deshusses, M. A.; Gamisans, X.; Gabriel, D.; Lafuente, J. A detailed-model of a biofilter for ammonia removal: Model parameters analysis and model validation. Chemical Engineering Journal 2005, 113, 205-214. ja45.pdf

44. Kim, S.; Deshusses, M. A. Understanding the limits of H2S degrading biotrickling filters using a differential biotrickling filter. Chemical Engineering Journal 2005, 113,119-126. ja44.pdf

43. Iranpour, R.; Coxa, H. H. J.; Deshusses, M. A.; Schroeder, E. D., Literature review of air pollution control biofilters and biotrickling filters for odor and volatile organic compound removal. Environmental Progress 2005, 24, (3), 254-267. ja43.pdf

42. Chen, W.; Mulchandani, A.; Deshusses, M. A., Environmental biotechnology: Challenges and opportunities for chemical engineers. AICHE Journal 2005, 51, (3), 690-695. ja42.pdf

41. Won, Y. S.; Lee, T. J.; Wu, Y. P. G.; Deshusses, M. A., An environmentally friendly method for controlling biomass in biotrickling filters for air pollution control. Journal of Industrial and Engineering Chemistry 2004, 10, (1), 60-65. ja41.pdf

40. Kang, S. T.; Subramani, A.; Hoek, E. M. V.; Deshusses, M. A.; Matsumoto, M. R., Direct observation of biofouling in cross-flow microfiltration: mechanisms of deposition and release. Journal of Membrane Science 2004, 244, (1-2), 151-165. ja40.pdf

39. Gabriel, D.; Deshusses, M. A. Technical and economical analysis of the conversion of a full-scale scrubber to a biotrickling filter for odour control Water Science and Technology 2004, 50, (4), 309-318. ja39.pdf

38. Gabriel, D.; Cox, H. H. J.; Deshusses, M. A., Conversion of full-scale wet scrubbers to biotrickling filters for H2S control at publicly owned treatment works. Journal of Environmental Engineering-ASCE 2004, 130, (10), 1110-1117. ja38.pdf

37. Choi, D. S.; Devinny, J. S.; Deshusses, M. A., Behavior of field-scale biotrickling filter under nonsteady state conditions. Journal of Environmental Engineering-ASCE 2004, 130, (3), 322-328. ja37.pdf

36. Converse, B. M.; Schroeder, E. D.; Iranpour, R.; Cox, H. H. J.; Deshusses, M. A., Odor and volatile organic compound removal from wastewater treatment plant headworks ventilation air using a biofilter. Water Environment Research 2003, 75, (5), 444-454. ja36.pdf

35. Kim, S.; Deshusses, M. A. Development and experimental validation of a conceptual model for biotrickling filtration of H2S. Environmental Progress, 2003, 22, 119-128. ja35.pdf

34. Gabriel, D.; Deshusses, M. A. Performance of a full-scale biotrickling filter treating H2S at a gas contact time of 1.6 to 2.2 seconds. Environmental Progress, 2003, 22, 111-118. ja34.pdf

33. Kan, E.; Deshusses, M. A., Development of foamed emulsion bioreactor for air pollution control. Biotechnology and Bioengineering 2003, 84, (2), 240-244. ja33.pdf

32. Gabriel, D.; Deshusses, M. A., Retrofitting existing chemical scrubbers to biotrickling filters for H2S emission control. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 2003, 100, (11), 6308-6312. ja32.pdf

31. Philip, L.; Deshusses, M. A., Sulfur dioxide treatment from flue gases using a biotrickling filter - Bioreactor system. Environmental Science & Technology 2003, 37, (9), 1978-1982. ja31.pdf

30. Cox, H. H. J.; Deshusses, M. A.; Converse, B. M.; Schroeder, E. D.; Iranpour, R., Odor and volatile organic compound treatment by biotrickling filters: Pilot-scale studies at hyperion treatment plant. Water Environment Research 2002, 74, (6), 557-563. (There was a discussion following this paper see Closure. Water Environment Research 2004, 76, (3), 282-283.) ja30.pdf

29. Iranpour, R.; Oh, S.; Cox, H. H. J.; Shao, Y. J.; Moghaddam, O.; Kearney, R. J.; Deshusses, M. A.; Stenstrom, M. K.; Ahring, B. K., Changing mesophilic wastewater sludge digestion into thermophilic operation at Terminal Island Treatment Plant. Water Environment Research 2002, 74, (5), 494-507. ja29.pdf

28. Cox, H. H. J.; Deshusses, M. A., Effect of starvation on the performance and re-acclimation of biotrickling filters for air pollution control. Environmental Science & Technology 2002, 36, (14), 3069-3073. ja28.pdf

27. Cox, H. H. J.; Deshusses, M. A., Co-treatment of H2S and toluene in a biotrickling filter. Chemical Engineering Journal 2002, 87, (1), 101-110. ja27.pdf

26. Fortin, N. Y.; Morales, M.; Nakagawa, Y.; Focht, D. D.; Deshusses, M. A., Methyl tert-butyl ether (MTBE) degradation by a microbial consortium. Environmental Microbiology 2001, 3, (6), 407-416. ja26.pdf

25. Cox, H. H. J.; Sexton, T.; Shareefdeen, Z. M.; Deshusses, M. A., Thermophilic biotrickling filtration of ethanol vapors. Environmental Science & Technology 2001, 35, (12), 2612-2619. ja25.pdf

24. Chitwood, D. E.; Deshusses, M. A., Development of a methyl bromide collection system for fumigated farmland. Environmental Science & Technology 2001, 35, (3), 636-642. ja24.pdf

23. Deshusses, M. A.; Webster, T. S., Construction and economics of a pilot/full-scale biological trickling filter reactor for the removal of volatile organic compounds from polluted air. Journal of the Air & Waste Management Association 2000, 50, (11), 1947-1956. ja23.pdf

22. Giblin, T.; Herman, D.; Deshusses, M. A.; Frankenberger, W. T., Removal of perchlorate in ground water with a flow-through bioreactor. Journal of Environmental Quality 2000, 29, (2), 578-583. ja22.pdf

21. Cox, H. H. J.; Nguyen, T. T.; Deshusses, M. A., Toluene degradation in the recycle liquid of biotrickling filters for air pollution control. Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology 2000, 54, (1), 133-137. ja21.pdf

20. Cox, H. H. J.; Deshusses, M. A., Innovative experimental setup for the parallel operation of multiple bench scale biotrickling filters for waste air treatment. Environmental Technology 2000, 21, (4), 427-435. ja20.pdf

19. Deshusses, M. A.; Johnson, C. T., Development and validation of a simple protocol to rapidly determine the performance of biofilters for VOC treatment. Environmental Science & Technology 2000, 34, (3), 461-467. ja19.pdf

18. Deshusses, M. A.; Cox, H. H. J., A cost benefit approach to reactor sizing and nutrient supply for biotrickling filters for air pollution control. Environmental Progress 1999, 18, (3), 188-196. ja18.pdf

17. Webster, T. S.; Cox, H. H. J.; Deshusses, M. A., Resolving operational and performance problems encountered in the use of a pilot/full-scale biotrickling filter reactor. Environmental Progress 1999, 18, (3), 162-172. ja17.pdf

16. Fortin, N. Y.; Deshusses, M. A., Treatment of methyl tert-butyl ether vapors in biotrickling filters. 2. Analysis of the rate-limiting step and behavior under transient conditions. Environmental Science & Technology 1999, 33, (17), 2987-2991. ja16.pdf

15. Fortin, N. Y.; Deshusses, M. A., Treatment of methyl tert-butyl ether vapors in biotrickling filters. 1. Reactor startup, steady state performance, and culture characteristics. Environmental Science & Technology 1999, 33, (17), 2980-2986. ja15.pdf

14. Deshusses, M.; Johnson, C. T.; Leson, G., Biofiltration of high loads of ethyl acetate in the presence of toluene. Journal of the Air & Waste Management Association 1999, 49, (8), 973-979. ja14.pdf

13. Cox, H. H. J.; Deshusses, M. A., Chemical removal of biomass from waste air biotrickling filters: Screening of chemicals of potential interest. Water Research 1999, 33, (10), 2383-2391. ja13.pdf

12. Cox, H. H. J.; Nguyen, N. T.; Deshusses, M. A., Predation of bacteria by the protozoa Tetrahymena pyriformis in toluene-degrading cultures. Biotechnology Letters 1999, 21, (3), 235-239. ja12.pdf

11. Cox, H. H. J.; Deshusses, M. A., Biomass control in waste air biotrickling filters by protozoan predation. Biotechnology and Bioengineering 1999, 62, (2), 216-224. ja11.pdf

10. Cox, H. H. J.; Deshusses, M. A., Biological waste air treatment in biotrickling filters. Current Opinion in Biotechnology 1998, 9, (3), 256-262. ja10.pdf

9. Zuber, L.; Dunn, I. J.; Deshusses, M. A., Comparative scale-up and cost estimation of a biological trickling filter and a three-phase airlift bioreactor for the removal of methylene chloride from polluted air. Journal of the Air & Waste Management Association 1997, 47, (9), 969-975. ja9.pdf

8. Geoghegan, D. P.; Hamer, G.; Deshusses, M. A., Effects of unsteady state conditions on the biooxidation of methyl ethyl and methyl isobutyl ketone in continuous flow liquid phase cultures. Bioprocess Engineering 1997, 16, (6), 315-322. ja8.pdf

7. Deshusses, M. A., Biological waste air treatment in biofilters. Current Opinion in Biotechnology 1997, 8, (3), 335-339. ja7.pdf

6. Deshusses, M. A. Transient behavior of biofilters: Start-up, carbon balances, and interactions between pollutants. Journal of Environmental Engineering-ASCE 1997; 123, (6), 563-568. ja6.pdf

5. Deshusses, M. A.; Chen, W.; Mulchandani, A.; Dunn, I. J., Innovative bioreactors. Current Opinion in Biotechnology 1997, 8, (2), 165-168. ja5.pdf

4. Deshusses, M. A.; Hamer, G.; Dunn, I. J., Transient-state behavior of a biofilter removing mixtures of vapors of MEK and MIBK from air. Biotechnology and Bioengineering 1996, 49, (5), 587-598. ja4.pdf

3. Deshusses, M. A.; Hamer, G.; Dunn, I. J., Behavior of biofilters for waste air biotreatment .2. Experimental evaluation of a dynamic-model. Environmental Science & Technology 1995, 29, (4), 1059-1068. ja3.pdf

2. Deshusses, M. A.; Hamer, G.; Dunn, I. J., Behavior of biofilters for waste air biotreatment .1. Dynamic-model development. Environmental Science & Technology 1995, 29, (4), 1048-1058. ja2.pdf

1. Deshusses, M. A.; Hamer, G., The removal of volatile ketone mixtures from air in biofilters. Bioprocess Engineering 1993, 9, (4), 141-146. ja1.pdf



  1. Book Chapters
  1. Skladany, G., M.A. Deshusses, J.S. Devinny, A.P. Togna, and T.S. Webster. 1998. Chapter 8: Biological Systems: Biofilters, 41 pages (8.151-8.191). In Rafson, H. (ed.), Odor and VOC Control Handbook. McGraw-Hill
  2. Chen, W., F. Bruhlmann, K.H. Lee, and M.A. Deshusses. 1999. Whole Cell Catalysis. p. 658-680. In Encyclopedia of Catalysis vol. 6. I.T. Horvath, E. Iglesias, M.T. Klein, J.A. Lercher, A.J. Russell and E.I. Stiefel (eds). Wiley, New York, NY.
  3. Cox, H.H.J., and M.A. Deshusses. 2002. Biotrickling Filters for Air Pollution Control. p. 782-795. Vol. 2. In G. Bitton (Editor-in-Chief), The Encyclopedia of Environmental Microbiology. J. Wiley & Sons bc3.pdf
  4. Cox, H.H.J., and M.A. Deshusses. 2001. Biotrickling Filters p. 99-131. In C. Kennes and MC. Veiga (Editors), Bioreactors for Waste Gas Treatment. Kluwer Academic Publisher bc4.pdf
  5. Deshusses, M.A. Application of Immobilized Cells for Air Pollution Control. p. 507-526 In Applications of Cell Immobilisation Biotechnology, V. Nedovic and R. Willaert (Editors), Springer-Verlag, Germany, 2005. bc5.pdf
  6. Gabriel, D. and M.A. Deshusses. 2005. Biotrickling Filter Technology. p. 147-168. In Biotechnology for Odour and Air Pollution Control, Z. Shareefdeen and A. Singh (Editors), Springer, New York, NY.
  7. Shareefdeen Z. and M.A. Deshusses. 2005. Modeling of Biofilter and Biotrickling Filters for Odor and VOC Control Applications. p. 212-231. In Biotechnology for Odour and Air Pollution Control, Z. Shareefdeen and A. Singh (Editors), Springer, New York, NY.
  8. Gabriel, D. and M.A. Deshusses. Conversió de torres d'absorció en biofiltres percoladors per al control de sulfur d’hidrogen: un cas al sud de Califòrnia (Catalan Book on air pollution control 19 pages) bc8.pdf
  9. Deshusses, M.A. Recent developments in biological techniques for air pollution control and integration into sustainable development. In Waste Gas Treatment For Resource Recovery, Lens P.N.L., Kennes C., LeCloirec P. and Deshusses M.A. (Editors), IWA Publishing. (in press 2006). bc9.pdf

D. Books

  1. Devinny, J.S., M.A. Deshusses, and T.S. Webster. 1999. Biofiltration for Air Pollution Control. CRC Lewis Publishers, 300 pages (monograph, not a contributed author book)
  2. Lens P.N.L., Kennes C., LeCloirec P. and Deshusses M.A. (Editors) Waste Gas Treatment for Resource Recovery, IWA Publishing, 520 pages.