crcCare Scientific Output

Journal papers

crcCARE researchers are extraordinarily productive, cumulatively publishing hundreds of peer-reviewed journal papers each year. They are listed here according to financial year.

2017/18

Abinandan, S, Subashchandrabose, SR, Venkateswarlu, K & Megharaj, M 2018, ‘Nutrient removal and biomass production: advances in microalgal biotechnology for wastewater treatment’, Critical Reviews in Biotechnology, vol. 38, no. 8, pp. 1244–1260.

Abinandan, S, Subashchandrabose, SR, Venkateswarlu, K & Megharaj, M 2018, ‘Microalgae–bacteria biofilms: a sustainable synergistic approach in remediation of acid mine drainage’, Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology, vol. 102, iss. 3, pp. 1131–1144.

Antoniadis, V, Zanni, AA, Levizou, E, Shaheen, SM, Dimirkou, A, Bolan, N & Rinklebe, J 2018, ‘Modulation of hexavalent chromium toxicity on Οriganum vulgare in an acidic soil amended with peat, lime, and zeolite’, Chemosphere, vol. 195, pp. 291–300.

Arias Espana, VA, Rodriguez Pinilla, RR, Bardos, P & Naidu, R 2018, ‘Contaminated land in Colombia: A critical review of current status and future approach for the management of contaminated sites’, Science of The Total Environment, vol. 618, pp. 199–209.

Bahar, MM, Mahbub, KR, Naidu, R & Megharaj, M 2018, ‘A’s(V) removal from aqueous solution using a low cost adsorbent coir pith ash: Equilibrium and kinetic study’, Environmental Technology & Innovation, vol. 9, pp. 198–209.

Bekele, DN, Naidu, R & Chadalavada, S 2018, ‘Development of a modular vapour intrusion model with variably saturated and non-isothermal vadose zone’, Environmental Geochemistry and Health, vol. 40, no. 2, pp. 887–902.

Besha, AT, Bekele, DN, Naidu, R & Chadalavada, S 2018, ‘Recent advances in surfactant-enhanced In-Situ Chemical Oxidation for the remediation of non-aqueous phase liquid contaminated soils and aquifers’, Environmental Technology & Innovation, vol. 9, pp. 303–322.

Biswas, B, Sarkar, B, Faustorilla, MV & Naidu, R 2018, ‘Effect of surface-tailored biocompatible organoclay on the bioavailability and mineralization of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in long-term contaminated soil’, Environmental Technology & Innovation, vol. 10, pp. 152–161.

Biswas, JK, Banerjee, A, Majumder, S, Bolan, N, Seshadri, B & Dash, MC 2017, ‘New extracellular polymeric substance producing enteric bacterium from earthworm, Metaphire posthuma: Modulation through culture conditions’, Proceedings of the Zoological Society, pp. 1–11.

Black, S, Allen, D, North, M, Price, B & Rothnie, N 2018, ‘Applicability of the chromium reducible sulfur test for acid metalliferous drainage prediction in hard rock mining’, Applied Geochemistry, vol. 91, pp. 45–53.

Bolan, S, Kunhikrishnan, A, Seshadri, B, Choppala, G, Naidu, R, Bolan, N, Ok, YS, Zhang, M, Li, CG, Li, F, Noller, B & Kirkham, MB 2017, ‘Sources, distribution, bioavailability, toxicity, and risk assessment of heavy metal(loid)s in complementary medicines’, Environment International, vol. 108, pp. 103–118.

Cheng, Y, Megharaj, M, Naidu, R & Chen, Z 2018, ‘In situ fabrication of green reduced graphene-based biocompatible anode for efficient energy recycle’, Chemosphere, vol. 193, pp. 618–624.

Choppala, G, Kunhikrishnan, A, Seshadri, B,Park, JH, Bush, R & Bolan, N 2018, ‘Comparative sorption of chromium species as influenced by pH, surface charge and organic matter content in contaminated soils’ Journal of Geochemical Exploration, vol. 184, Part B, pp. 255–260.

Du, J, Chadalavada, S & Naidu, R 2017, ‘Synthesis of porous bentonite organoclay granule and its adsorption of tributyltin’, Applied Clay Science, vol. 148, pp. 131–137.

Eeshwarasinghe, D, Loganathan, P, Kalaruban, M, Sounthararajah, DP, Kandasamy, J & Vigneswaran, S 2018, ‘Removing polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons from water using granular activated carbon: kinetic and equilibrium adsorption studies’, Environmental Science and Pollution Research, vol. 25, pp. 13511–13524.

Esfahani, HK & Datta, B 2018, ‘Fractal Singularity–Based Multiobjective Monitoring Networks for Reactive Species Contaminant Source Characterization’, Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management, vol. 144, iss. 6.

Fang, C, Megharaj, M & Naidu, R 2017, ‘Electrochemical detection of thioether-based fluorosurfactants in aqueous film-forming foam (AFFF)’, Electroanalysis, vol. 29, pp. 1095–1102.

Fang, C, Zhang, X, Dong, Z, Wang, L, Megharaj, M & Naidu, R 2018, ‘Smartphone app-based/ portable sensor for the detection of fluoro-surfactant PFOA’, Chemosphere, vol. 191, pp. 381–388.

Faustorilla, MV, Chen, Z, Dharmarajan & R, Naidu, R 2017, ‘Determination of Total Petroleum Hydrocarbons in Australian Groundwater Through the Improvised Gas Chromatography–Flame Ionization Detection Technique’, Journal of Chromatographic Science, vol. 55, iss. 8, pp. 775–783.

Ganeshkumar, V, Subashchandrabose, R, Dharmarajan, R, Venkateswarlu, K, Naidu, R & Megharaj, M 2018, ‘Use of mixed wastewaters from piggery and winery for nutrient removal and lipid production by Chlorella sp. MM3’, Bioresource Technology, vol. 256, pp. 254–258.

Gatsios, E, García-Rincón, J, Rayner, JL, McLaughlan, RG & Davis, GB 2018, ‘LNAPL transmissivity as a remediation metric in complex sites under water table fluctuations’, Journal of Environmental Management, vol. 215, pp. 40–48.

Hayford, M & Datta, B 2018, ‘Geochemical reactive modeling of flow and transport process at a mine site in Northern Territory, Australia’, International Journal of GEOMATE, vol.15, iss. 51, pp. 9–15.

Hazrati-Yadkoori, S & Datta, B 2017, ‘Evaluation of Unknown Groundwater Contaminant Sources Characterization Efficiency under Hydrogeologic Uncertainty in an Experimental Aquifer Site by Utilizing Surrogate Models’, Journal of Water Resource and Protection, vol. 9, no. 13, pp. 1612–1633.

Hazrati-Yadkoori, S & Datta, B 2017, ‘Self-organizing map based surrogate models for contaminant source identification under parameter uncertainty’, International Journal of GEOMATE, vol.13, iss. 36, pp.11–18.

Hepburn, E, Northway, A, Bekele, D, Liu, G-J & Currell, MJ 2018, ‘A method for separation of heavy metal sources in groundwater using soil leaching values and XRF profiles: Fishermans Bend, Australia’, Environmental Pollution, vol. 241, pp. 787–799.

Hughes, K 2017, ‘Do remediation experts have what it takes to explain empirical uncertainty?’, Remediation, vol. 28, iss. 1, pp73–86

Huynh, E, Araña, JE & Prior, J 2018, ‘Evaluating residents’ preferences for remediation technologies: A choice experiment approach, Science of The Total Environment, vol. 621,
pp. 1012–1022.

Ijaz, AZ, Jeffries, TC, Ijaz, UZ, Hamonts, K & Singh, BK 2017, ‘Extending SEQenv: a taxa-centric approach to environmental annotations of 16S rDNA sequences’, PeerJ 5:e3827, https://doi.org/10.7717/peerj.3827.

Indasi, VS, Lynch, M, McGann, B & Sutton, J 2017, ‘Wind resource assessment using WRF model in complex terrain’, International Journal of Latest Research in Engineering and Technology, vol. 3, pp. 91–98.

Indasi, VS, Lynch, M, McGann, B, Sutton, J, Yu, F & Jeanneret, F 2017, ‘Use of mast and remote sensing data for wind resource assessment in Kenya’, International Journal of Latest Research in Engineering and Technology, vol. 3, pp. 106–115.

Islam, S, Rahman, MM, Duan, L, Islam, MR, Kuchel, T & Naidu, R 2017, ‘Variation in arsenic bioavailability in rice genotypes using swine model: An animal study’, Science of the Total Environment, vol. 599-600, pp. 324–331.

Islam, S, Rahman, MM, Islam, MR & Naidu, R 2017, ‘Effect of irrigation and genotypes towards reduction in arsenic load in rice, Science of the Total Environment, vol. 609, pp. 311–318.

Islam, S, Rahman, MM, Islam, MR & Naidu, R 2017, ‘Geographical variation and age-related dietary exposure to arsenic in rice from Bangladesh’, Science of the Total Environment, vol. 601-602, pp. 122–131.

Jamil, S, Jeong, S & Vigneswaran, S 2018, ‘Application of forward osmosis membrane in nanofiltration mode to treat reverse osmosis concentrate from wastewater reclamation plants’, Water Science and Technology, vol. 77, pp. 1990–1997.

Jeffries, T, Rayu, S, Nielsen, U, Lai, K, Ijaz, A, Nazaries, L & Singh, B 2018, ‘Metagenomic functional potential predicts degradation rates of a model organophosphorus xenobiotic in pesticide contaminated soils’, Frontiers in Microbiology, vol. 9, p. 147.

Kader, M, Lamb, D, Wang, L, Megharaj, M & Naidu, R 2018, ‘Copper interactions on arsenic bioavailability and phytotoxicity in soil’, Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety, vol. 148,
pp. 738–746.

Kader, M, Lamb, DT, Wang, L, Megharaj, M & Naidu, R 2017, ‘Zinc-arsenic interactions in soil: solubility, toxicity and uptake’, Chemosphere, vol. 187, pp. 357–367.

Kalaruban, M, Loganathan, P, Kandasamy, J & Vigneswaran, S 2018, ‘Submerged membrane adsorption hybrid system using four adsorbents to remove nitrate from water’, Environmental Science and Pollution Research, vol. 25, pp. 20328–20335.

Kalaruban, M, Loganathan, P, Kandasamy, J, Naidu, R & Vigneswaran, S 2017, ‘Enhanced removal of nitrate in an integrated electrochemical-adsorption system’, Separation and Purification Technology, vol. 189, pp. 260–266.

Kalaruban, M, Loganathan, P, Shim, WG, Kandasamy, J, Ngo, HH & Vigneswaran, S 2018, ‘Mathematical modelling of nitrate removal from water using submerged membrane adsorption hybrid system with four adsorbents’, Applied Sciences, vol. 8, no. 2, pp. 194–203.

Kuppusamy, S, Kakarla, D, Venkateswarlu, K, Megharaj, M, Yoon, YE & Lee, YB 2018, ‘Veterinary antibiotics (VAs) contamination as a global agro-ecological issue: A critical view’, Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment, vol. 257, pp. 47–59.

Kuppusamy, S, Venkateswarlu, K & Megharaj, M 2017, ‘Evaluation of nineteen food wastes for essential and toxic elements’, Int J Recycl Org Waste Agricult vol. 6, page 367.

Kuppusamy, S, Venkateswarlu, K, Megharaj, M, Mayilswami, S & Lee, YB 2017, ‘Risk-based remediation of polluted sites: A critical perspective’, Chemosphere, vol. 186, pp. 607–615.

Kuppusamy, S, Venkateswarlu, K, Thavamani, P, Lee, YB, Naidu, R & Megharaj, M 2017, ‘Quercus robur acorn peel as a novel coagulating adsorbent for cationic dye removal from aquatic ecosystems’, Ecological Engineering, vol. 101, pp. 3–8.

Lari, KS, Johnston, CD, Rayner, JL & Davis GB 2018, ‘Field-scale multi-phase LNAPL remediation: Validating a new computational framework against sequential field pilot trials’, Journal of Hazardous Materials, vol. 345, pp. 87–96.

Lenhard, RJ, Lari, KS, Rayner, JL & Davis, GB 2018, ‘Evaluating an analytical model to predict subsurface LNAPL distributions and transmissivity from current and historic fluid levels in groundwater wells: Comparing results to numerical simulations’, Groundwater Monitoring & Evaluation, vol. 38, iss. 1, pp. 75–84.

Lenhard, RJ, Rayner, JL & Davis, GB 2017, ‘A practical tool for estimating subsurface LNAPL distributions and transmissivity using current and historical fluid levels in groundwater wells: Effects of entrapped and residual LNAPL’, Journal of Contaminant Hydrology, vol. 205, pp. 1–11.

Li, Y & Haynes, R 2017 ‘Formation, properties and revegetation prospects for bauxite processing residue and the effects of seawater neutralisation’, International Journal of Environmental Engineering, vol.9, no.1, pp. 11–39.

Li, Y, Haynes, RJ, Chandrawana, I & Zhou, YF 2018, ‘Increased leaching and addition of amendments improve the properties of seawater-neutralized bauxite residue as a growth medium’, Environmental Science and Pollution Research, vol. 25, no. 25, pp. 25476–25485.

Li, Y, Haynes, RJ, Chandrawana, I & Zhou, YF 2018, ‘Properties of seawater neutralized bauxite residues and changes in chemical, physical and microbial properties induced by additions of gypsum and organic matter’, Journal of Environmental Management, vol. 223, pp. 489–494.

Liu, Y, Yan, Y, Seshadri, B, Qi, F, Xu, Y, Bolan, N & Wang, L 2018, ‘Immobilization of lead and copper in aqueous solution and soil using hydroxyapatite derived from flue gas desulphurization gypsum’, Journal of Geochemical Exploration, vol. 184, part B, pp. 239–246.

Loganathan, P, Shim, WG, Sounthararajah, DP, Kalaruban, M, Nur, T & Vigneswaran, S 2018, ‘Modelling equilibrium adsorption of single, binary, and ternary combinations of Cu, Pb, and Zn onto granular activated carbon’, Environmental Science and Pollution Research, vol. 25,
pp. 16664–16675.

Logeshwaran, P, Megharaj, M, Chadalawada, S, Bowman, M & Naidu, R 2018, ‘Petroleum hydrocarbons (PH) in groundwater aquifers: An overview of environmental fate, toxicity, microbial degradation and risk-based remediation approaches’, Environmental Technology and Innovation, vol. 10, pp. 175–193.

Lu, G, Tian, H, Liu, Y, Naidu, R, Wang, Z & He, W 2018, ‘Using Qmsax* to evaluate the reasonable As(V) adsorption on soils with different pH’, Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety, vol. 160, pp. 308–315.

Mandal, S, Sarkar, B, Igalavithana, AD, Ok, YS, Yang, X, Lombi, E & Bolan, N 2017, ‘Mechanistic insights of 2,4-D sorption onto biochar: Influence of feedstock materials and biochar properties’, Bioresource Technology, vol. 246, pp. 160–167.

Matheyarasu, R, Sheshadri, B, Bolan, N & Naidu, R 2017, ‘Nutrient Budgeting as an Approach to Assess and Manage the Impacts of Long-Term Irrigation Using Abattoir Wastewater’, Water Air Soil Pollut vol. 228, page 365.

Megharaj, M & Naidu, R 2017, ‘Soil and brownfield remediation’, Microbial Biotechnology, vol. 10, pp. 1244–1249.

Mughal, MO, Yu, F, Lynch, M & Sutton, J 2018, ‘Forecasting and verification of winds in an East African complex terrain using mesoscale and microscale models’, Journal of Wind Engineering and Industrial Aerodynamics, vol. 176, pp. 13–20.

Muthusamy, S, Peng, C & Ng, JC 2018, ‘Genotoxicity evaluation of multi-component mixtures of polyaromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs), arsenic, cadmium, and lead using ?ow cytometry based micronucleus test in HepG2 cells’, Mutation Research, vol. 827, pp. 9–18.

Nguyen, TC, Loganathan, P, Nguyen, TV, Kandasamy, J, Naidu, R & Vigneswaran, S 2018, ‘Adsorptive removal of five heavy metals from water using blast furnace slag and fly ash’, Environmental Science and Pollution Research, vol. 25, iss. 21, pp. 20430–20438.

Nookongbut, P, Kantachote, D, Krishnan, K & Megharaj, M 2017, ‘Arsenic resistance genes of As-resistant purple nonsulfur bacteria isolated from As-contaminated sites for bioremediation application’, Journal of Basic Microbiology, vol. 57, no. 4, pp. 316–324.

Nur, T, Loganathan, P, Ahmed, MB, Johir, M, Kanadasamy, J & Vigneswaran, S 2018, ‘Struvite production using membrane-bioreactor wastewater effluent and seawater’, Desalination,
vol. 444, pp. 1–5.

Ollson, CJ, Smith, E, Herde, P & Juhasz, AL 2018, ‘Can in vitro assays predict the interaction between inorganic co-contaminants demonstrated with in vivo mouse models?’, Environmental Pollution, vol. 233, pp. 348–355.

Prior, J & Rai, T 2017, ‘Engaging with residents’ perceived risks and benefits about technologies as a way of resolving remediation dilemmas’, Science of The Total Environment, vol. 601–602, pp. 1649–1669.

Qi, F, Kuppusamy, S, Naidu, R, Bolan, N, Ok, YS, Lamb, D, Li, Y, Yu, L, Semple, KT & Wang, H 2017, ‘Pyrogenic carbon and its role in contaminant immobilization in soils’, Critical Reviews in Environmental Science and Technology, vol. 47, iss. 10, pp. 795-876.

Qi, F, Lamb, D, Naidu, R, Bolan, N, Yan, Y, Ok, YS, Rahman, MM & Choppala, G 2018, ‘Cadmium solubility and bioavailability in soils amended with acidic and neutral biochar’, Science of the Total Environment, vol. 610–611, pp. 1457–1466.

Qi, F, Yan, Y, Lamb, D, Naidu, R, Bolan, N, Liu, Y, Ok, YS, Donne, SW & Semple, KT 2017, ‘Thermal stability of biochar and its effects on cadmium sorption capacity’, Bioresource Technology, vol. 246, pp. 48–56.

Ramadass, K, Megharaj, M, Venkateswarlu, K & Naidu, R 2018, ‘Bioavailability of weathered hydrocarbons in engine oil-contaminated soil: Impact of bioaugmentation mediated by Pseudomonas spp. on bioremediation’, Science of the Total Environment, vol. 636, pp. 968–974.

Rana, S, Biswas, JK, Rinklebe, J, Meers, E & Bolan, N 2017, ‘Harnessing fertilizer potential of human urine in a mesocosm system: a novel test case for linking the loop between sanitation and aquaculture’, Environmental Geochemistry and Health, vol. 39, no. 6, pp. 1545–1561.

Rashid, MH, Rahman, MM, Correll, R & Naidu, R 2018, ‘Arsenic and other elemental concentrations in mushrooms from Bangladesh: Health risks’, International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, vol. 15, no. 5.

Ren, J, Tijing, LD & Shon, HK 2017, ‘“Robbing behavior” and re-immobilization of nanoscale zero-valent iron (nZVI) onto electrospun polymeric nanofiber mats for trichloroethylene (TCE) remediation’, Separation and Purification Technology, vol. 189, pp. 375–381.

Ren, J, Woo, YC, Yao, M, Tijing, LD & Shon, HK 2017, ‘Enhancement of nanoscale zero-valent iron immobilization onto electrospun polymeric nanofiber mats for groundwater remediation’, Process Safety and Environmental Protection, vol. 112, pp. 200–208.

Rusmin, R, Sarkar, B, Tsuzuki, T, Kawashima, N & Naidu, R 2017, ‘Removal of lead from aqueous solution using superparamagnetic palygorskite nanocomposite: Material characterization and regeneration studies’, Chemosphere, vol. 186, pp. 1006–1015.

Saifullah, R, Dahlawi, S, Naeem, A, Rengel, Z & Naidu, R 2018, ‘Biochar application for the remediation of salt-affected soils: Challenges and opportunities’, Science of the Total Environment, vol. 625, pp. 320–335.

Samarasinghe, SVAC, Krishnan, K, Naidu, R, Megharaj, M, Miller, K, Fraser, B & Aitken, RJ 2018, ‘Parabens generate reactive oxygen species in human spermatozoa’, Andrology, vol. 6, iss. 4, pp. 532–541.

Sanderson, P, Qi, F, Seshadri, B, Wijayawardena, A & Naidu, R 2018, ‘Contamination, fate and management of metals in shooting range soils – a review’, Current Pollution Reports, vol. 4,
pp. 175–187.

Shaheen, SM, Niazi, NK, Hassan, NEE, Bibi, I, Wang, H, Tsang, DCW, Ok, YS, Bolan, N & Rinklebe, J 2018, ‘Wood-based biochar for the removal of potentially toxic elements in water and wastewater: a critical review’, International Materials Reviews, in press.

Shahid, M, Niazi, NK, Dumat, C, Naidu, R, Khalid, S, Rahman, MM & Bibi, I 2018, ‘A meta-analysis of the distribution, sources and health risks of arsenic-contaminated groundwater in Pakistan’, Environmental Pollution, vol. 242, pt, A, pp. 307–319.

Shakoor, MB, Bibi, I, Niazi, NK, Shahid, M, Nawaz, MF, Farooqi, A, Naidu, R, Rahman, MM, Murtaza, G & Lüttge, A 2018, ‘The evaluation of arsenic contamination potential, speciation and hydrogeochemical behaviour in aquifers of Punjab, Pakistan’, Chemosphere, vol. 199, pp. 737–746.

Shilpi, S, Seshadri, B, Sarkar, B, Bolan, N, Lamb, D & Naidu, R 2018, ‘Comparative values of various wastewater streams as a soil nutrient source’, Chemosphere, vol. 192, pp. 272–281.

Singh, G, Kim, IY, Lakhi, KS, Srivastava, P, Naidu, R & Vinu, A 2017, ‘Heteroatom functionalized activated porous biocarbons and their excellent performance for CO2 capture at high pressure’, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, vol. 5, pp. 21196–21204.

Singh, G, Lakhi, KS, Kim, IY, Kim, S, Srivastava, P, Naidu, R & Vinu, A 2017, ‘Highly efficient method for the synthesis of activated mesoporous biocarbons with extremely high surface area for high pressure CO2 adsorption’, ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, vol, 9, no. 35,
pp. 29782–29793.

Singh, G, Lakhi, KS, Park, DH, Srivastava, P, Naidu, R & Vinu, A 2017, ‘Facile one-pot synthesis of activated porous biocarbons with a high nitrogen content for CO2 capture’, Chemnanomat, vol. 4, pp. 281–290.

Singh, G, Lakhi, KS, Ramadass, K, Kim, S & Vinu, A 2018, ‘A combined strategy of acid-assisted polymerization and solid-state activation to synthesize functionalized nanoporous activated biocarbons form biomass for CO2 capture’, Microporous and Mesoporous Materials, vol. 27, pp. 23–32.

Singh, M, Sarkar, B, Hussain, S, Ok, YS, Bolan, N & Churchman, GJ 2017, ‘Influence of physico-chemical properties of soil clay fractions on the retention of dissolved organic carbon’, Environmental Geochemistry and Health, vol. 39, iss. 6, pp. 1335–1350.

Sivaram, AK, Panneerselvan, L, Lockington, R, Naidu, R & Megharaj, M 2018, ‘Impact of plant photosystems in the remediation of benzo(a)pyrene and pyrene spiked soils’, Chemosphere, vol. 193, pp. 625–634.

Sivaram, AK, Panneerselvan, L, Subhaschandrabose, SR, Lockington, R, Naidu, R & Megharaj, M 2018, ‘Comparison of plants with C3 and C4 carbon fixation pathways for remediation of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon contaminated soils’, Scientific Reports, vol. 8, no. 2100.

Subashchandrabose, SR, Venkateswarlu, K, Krishnan, K, Naidu, R, Lockington, R & Megharaj, M 2018, ‘Rhodococcus wratislaviensis strain 9: An efficient p-nitrophenol degrader with a great potential for bioremediation’, Journal of Hazardous Materials, vol. 347, pp. 176–183.

Tang, W, Xia, Q, Shan, B & Ng, JC 2018, ‘Relationship of bioaccessibility and fractionation of cadmium in long-term spiked soils for health risk assessment based on four in vitro gastrointestinal simulation models’, Science of the Total Environment, vol. 631–632, pp. 1582–1589.

Thangarajan, R, Bolan, N, Kunhikrishnan, A, Wijesekara, H, Xu, Y, Tsang, DCW, Song, H, Ok, S & Hou, D 2018, ‘The potential value of biochar in the mitigation of gaseous emission of nitrogen’, Science of the Total Environment, vol. 612, pp. 257–268.

Thangavadivel, K, Ranganathan, S, Sanderson, P, Chadalavada, S, Naidu, R & Bowman, M 2018, ‘Case study of testing heavy?particle concentrator?aided remediation of lead?contaminated rifle shooting range soil’, Remediation, vol. 28, no. 3, pp. 67–74.

Thavamani, P, Samkumar, RA, Satheesh, V, Subashchandrabose, SR, Ramadass, K., Naidu, R, Venkateswarlu, K & Megharaj, M 2017, ‘Microbes from mined sites: Harnessing their potential for reclamation of derelict mine sites’, Environmental Pollution, vol. 230, pp. 495–505.

Tian, W, Zhang, H, Qian, Z & Wang, S 2017, ‘Bread-making synthesis of hierarchically Co@C nanoarchitecture in heteroatom doped porous carbons for oxidative degradation of emerging contaminants’, Applied Catalysis B: Environmental, vol. 225, pp. 76–83.

Tian, W, Zhang, H, Sun, H & Wang, S 2017, ‘Template-free synthesis of N-doped carbon with pillared-layered pores as bifunctional materials for supercapacitor and environmental applications’, Carbon, vol. 118, pp. 98–105.

Tian, W, Zhang, H, Sun, H & Wang, S 2018, ‘One-step synthesis of flour derived functional nanocarbons with hierarchical pores for versatile environmental applications’, Chemical Engineering Journal, vol. 347, pp. 432–439.

Usese, A, Chukwu, OL, Rahman, MM, Naidu, R, Islam, S & Oyewo EO 2017, ‘Concentrations of arsenic in water and fish in a tropical open lagoon, Southwest-Nigeria: Health risk assessment’, Environmental Technology & Innovation, vol. 8, pp. 164–171.

Usese, A, Chukwu, OL, Rahman, MM, Naidu, R, Islam, S & Oyewo EO 2017, ‘Enrichment, contamination and geo-accumulation factors for assessing arsenic contamination in sediment of a Tropical Open Lagoon, Southwest Nigeria’, Environmental Technology & Innovation, vol. 8, pp. 126–131.

Wang, Z, Tan, X, Lu, G, Liu, Y, Naidu, R & He, W 2018, ‘Soil properties influence kinetics of soil acid phosphatase in response to arsenic toxicity’, Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety,
vol. 147, pp. 266–274.

Wijayawardena, A, Megharaj, M, Naidu, R & Stojanovski, E 2017, ‘Chronic and reproductive toxicity of cadmium, zinc, and lead in binary and tertiary mixtures to the earthworm (Eisenia fetida)’, Journal of Soils and Sediments, vol. 18, iss. 4, pp. 1602–1609.

Xia, Q, Peng, C, Lamb, D & Ng, JC 2017, ‘Interaction effects of As, Cd and Pb on their respective bioaccessibility with time in co-contaminated soils assessed by the Unified BARGE Method’, Environmental Science and Pollution Research, vol. 24, pp. 5585–5594.

Yan, K, Naidu, R, Liu, Y, Wijayawardena, A, Duan, L & Dong, Z 2018, ‘A pooled data analysis to determine the relationship between selected metals and arsenic bioavailability in soil’, International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, vol. 15, no. 5, pp. 888–897.

Yu, L, Duan, L, Naidu, R & Semple, KT 2018, ‘Abiotic factors controlling bioavailability and bioaccessibility of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in soil: putting together a bigger picture’, Science of the Total Environment, vol. 613–614, pp. 1140–1153.

Yuan, Y, Bolan, N, Prévoteau, A, Vithanage, M, Biswas, JK, Ok, YS & Wang, H 2017, ‘Applications of biochar in redox-mediated reactions’, Bioresource Technology, vol. 246, pp. 271–281.

 

2016/17

Biswas, B, Chakraborty, A, Sarkar, B & Naidu, R 2017, ‘Structural changes in smectite due to interaction with a biosurfactant-producing bacterium Pseudoxanthomonas kaohsiungensis’, Applied Clay Science,
vol. 136, pp. 51–57.

Biswas, B, Sarkar, B & Naidu, R 2016, ‘Influence of thermally modified palygorskite on the viability of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon-degrading bacteria’, Applied Clay Science, vol. 134, part 2, pp. 153–160.

Biswas, B, Sarkar, B & Naidu, R 2017, ‘Bacterial mineralization of phenanthrene on thermally activated palygorskite: A 14C radiotracer study’, Science of The Total Environment, vol. 579, pp. 709–717.

Biswas, B, Sarkar, B, Mandal, A & Naidu, R 2016, ‘Specific adsorption of cadmium on surface-engineered biocompatible organoclay under metal-phenanthrene mixed-contamination’, Water Research, vol. 104,
pp. 119–127.

Biswas, B, Sarkar, B, McClure, S & Naidu, R 2017, ‘Modified osmium tracer technique enables precise microscopic delineation of hydrocarbon-degrading bacteria in clay aggregates’, Environmental Technology & Innovation, vol. 7, pp. 12–20.

Biswas, B, Sarkar, B, Rusmin, R & Naidu, R 2017, ‘Mild acid and alkali treated clay minerals enhance bioremediation of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in long-term contaminated soil: A 14C-tracer study’, Environmental Pollution, vol. 223, pp. 255–265.

Bolan, NS, Kunhikrishnan, A, Chowdhury, S, Seshadri, B, Naidu, R & Ok, YS 2017, ‘Comparative analysis of speciation and bioaccessibility of arsenic in rice grains and complementary medicines’, Chemosphere, vol. 182, pp. 433–440.

Chekli, L, Brunetti, G, Marzouk, ER, Maoz-Shen, A, Smith, E, Naidu, R, Shon, HK, Lombi, E & Donner, E 2016, ‘Evaluating the mobility of polymer-stabilised zero-valent iron nanoparticles and their potential to co-transport contaminants in intact soil cores’, Environmental Pollution, vol. 216, pp. 636–645.

Cheng, Y, Wang, L, Faustorilla, V, Megharaj, M, Naidu, R & Chen, Z 2017, ‘Integrated electrochemical treatment systems for facilitating the bioremediation of oil spill contaminated soil’, Chemosphere, vol. 175, pp. 294–299.

Chowdhury, S, Thangarajan, R, Bolan, N, O’Reilly–Wapstra, J, Kunhikrishnan, A & Naidu, R 2017, ‘Nitrification potential in the rhizosphere of Australian native vegetation’, Soil Research, vol. 55, pp. 58–69.

Datta, B, Petit, C, Palliser, M, Esfahani, HK & Prakash, O 2017, ‘Linking a simulated annealing based optimization model with PHT3D simulation model for chemically reactive transport processes to optimally characterize unknown contaminant sources in a former mine site in Australia’, Journal of Water Resource and Protection, vol. 9, no. 5, pp. 432–454.

Dong, Z, Bahar, M, Jit, J, Kennedy, B, Priestly, B, Ng, J, Lamb, D, Liu, Y, Duan, L & Naidu, R 2017, ‘Issues raised by the reference doses for perfluorooctane sulfonate and perfluorooctanoic acid’, Environment International, vol. 105, pp. 86–94.

Dong, Z, Liu, C, Liu, Y, Yan, K, Semple, KT & Naidu, R 2016, ‘Using publicly available data, a physiologically-based pharmacokinetic model and Bayesian simulation to improve arsenic non-cancer dose-response’, Environment International, vol. 92–93, pp. 239–246.

Dong, Z, Yan, K, Liu, Y, Naidu, R, Duan, L, Wijayawardena, A, Semple, KT & Rahman, MM 2016, ‘A meta-analysis to correlate lead bioavailability and bioaccessibility and predict lead bioavailability’, Environment International, vol. 92–93, pp. 139–145.

Duan, L, Naidu, R, Liu, Y, Dong, Z, Megharaj, M, Herde, P, Kuchel, T & Semple, KT 2016, ‘Comparison of oral bioavailability of benzo[a]pyrene in soils using rat and swine and the implications for human health risk assessment’, Environment International, vol. 94, pp. 95–102.

Esfahani, H & Datta, B 2016, ‘Linked optimal reactive contaminant source characterization in contaminated mine sites: Case study’, Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management, vol. 142, no. 12.

Esfandbod, M, Merritt, CR, Rashti, MR, Singh, B, Boyd, SE, Srivastava, P, Brown, CL, Butler, OM, Kookan, RS & Chen, C 2017, ‘Role of oxygen-containing functional groups in forest fire-generated and pyrolytic chars for immobilization of copper and nickel’, Environmental Pollution, vol. 220, part B, pp. 946–954.

Esfandbod, M, Phillips, IR, Miller, B, Rezaei Rashtia, M, Lan, ZM, Srivastava, P, Singh, B & Chen, CR 2017, ‘Aged acidic biochar increases nitrogen retention and decreases ammonia volatilization in alkaline bauxite residue sand’, Ecological Engineering, vol. 98, pp. 157–165.

Fang, C, Dharmarajan, R, Megharaj, M & Naidu, R 2017, ‘Gold nanoparticle-based optical sensors for selected anionic contaminants’, Trends in Analytical Chemistry, vol. 86, pp. 143–154.

Fang, C, Megharaj, M & Naidu, R 2017, ‘Electrochemical advanced oxidation processes (EAOP) to degrade per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFASs)’, Journal of Advanced Oxidation Technologies,
vol. 20, no. 2, pp. 1–12.

Fang, C, Megharaj, M & Naidu, R 2017, ‘Electrochemical studies on self-assembled monolayer (SAM) upon exposure to anionic surfactants: PFOA, PFOS, SDS and SDBS’, Electroanalysis, vol. 29, no. 9,
pp. 2155–2160.

Faustorilla, MV, Chen, Z, Dharmarajan, R & Naidu, R 2017, ‘Determination of total petroleum hydrocarbons in Australian groundwater through the improvised gas chromatography-flame ionization detection technique’, Journal of Chromatographic Science, vol. 55, no. 8, pp. 775–783.

Faustorilla, V, Chen, Z, Dharmarajan, R & Naidu, R 2017, ‘Improved method for the determination of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in contaminated groundwater and soil samples at trace levels employing GC–MSD technique’, Environmental Technology & Innovation, vol. 8, pp. 218–232.

Gang, C, Megharaj, M & Naidu, R 2017, ‘Electrochemical switch on-off response of a self-assembled monolayer (SAM) upon exposure to perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA)’, Journal of Analytical Chemistry,
vol. 785, pp. 249–254.

Hazrati-Yadkoori, S & Datta, B 2017, ‘Adaptive surrogate model based optimization (ASMBO) for unknown groundwater contaminant source characterizations using self-organizing maps’, Journal of Water Resource and Protection, vol. 9, pp. 193–214.

He, W, Megharaj, M & Naidu, R 2016, ‘Toxicity of perfluorooctanoic acid towards earthworm and enzymatic activities in soil’, Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, vol. 188, p. 424.

Hose, GC, Symington, K, Lott, MJ & Lategan, MJ 2016, ‘The toxicity of arsenic(III), chromium(VI) and zinc to groundwater copepods’, Environmental Science and Pollution Research, vol. 23, no. 18, pp. 18704–18713.

Islam, S, Rahman, MM, Duan, L, Islam, MR, Kuchel, T & Naidu, R 2017, ‘Variation in arsenic bioavailability in rice genotypes using swine model: An animal study’, Science of The Total Environment, vol. 599–600, pp. 324–331.

Islam, S, Rahman, MM, Islam, MR & Naidu, R 2016, ‘Arsenic accumulation in rice: Consequences of rice genotypes and management practices to reduce human health risk’, Environment International, vol. 96,
pp. 139–155.

Islam, S, Rahman, MM, Islam, MR & Naidu, R 2017, ‘Geographical variation and age-related dietary exposure to arsenic in rice from Bangladesh’, Science of The Total Environment, vol. 601–602, pp. 122–131.

Islam, S, Rahman, MM, Rahman, MA & Naidu, R 2017, ‘Inorganic arsenic in rice and rice-based diets: Health risk assessment’, Food Control, vol. 82, pp. 196–202.

Jamil, S, Jeong, S & Vigneswaran, S 2016, ‘Application of pressure assisted forward osmosis for water purification and reuse of reverse osmosis concentrate from a water reclamation plant’, Separation and Purification Technology, vol. 171, pp. 182–190.

Jeong, J, Bolan, NS, Harper, RJ & Kim, C 2017, ‘Distribution of carbon and nitrogen in forest floor components in Pinus radiata plantations of different ages in South Australia’, Australian Forestry, vol. 80, no. 2, pp. 99–104.

Kader, M, Lamb, DT, Mahbub, KR, Megharaj, M & Naidu, R 2016, ‘Predicting plant uptake and toxicity of lead (Pb) in long-term contaminated soils from derived transfer functions’, Environmental Science and Pollution Research, vol. 23, no. 15, pp. 15460–15470.

Kalaruban, M, Loganathan, P, Shim, WG, Kandasamy, J, Ngo, HH & Vigneswaran, S 2016, ‘Enhanced removal of nitrate from water using amine-grafted agricultural wastes’, Science of the Total Environment, vol. 565, pp. 503–510.

Karunanithi, R, Ok, YS, Dharmarajan, R, Ahmad, M, Seshadri, B, Bolan, N & Naidu, R 2017, ‘Sorption, kinetics and thermodynamics of phosphate sorption onto soybean stover derived biochar’, Environmental Technology & Innovation, vol. 8, pp. 113–125.

Kumara, M, Ramanathan, AL, Rahman, MM & Naidu, R 2016, ‘Concentrations of inorganic arsenic in groundwater, agricultural soils and subsurface sediments from the middle Gangetic plain of Bihar, India’, Science of The Total Environment, vol. 573, pp. 1103–1114.

Kunhikrishnan, A, Choppala, G, Seshadri, B, Wijesekara, H, Bolan, NS, Mbene, K & Kim, WI 2017, ‘Impact of wastewater derived dissolved organic carbon on reduction, mobility, and bioavailability of As(V) and Cr(VI) in contaminated soils’, Journal of Environmental Management, vol. 186, part 2, pp. 183–191.

Kuppusamy, S, Palanisami, T, Megharaj, M, Venkateswarlu, K, Lee, YB & Naidu, R 2016, ‘Pyrosequencing analysis of bacterial diversity in soils contaminated long-term with PAHs and heavy metals: Implications to bioremediation’, Journal of Hazardous Materials, vol. 317 pp. 169–179.

Kuppusamy, S, Thavamani, P, Megharaj, M, Lee, YB & Naidu, R 2016, ‘Isolation and characterization of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) degrading, pH tolerant, N-fixing and P-solubilizing novel bacteria from manufactured gas plant (MGP) site soils’, Environmental Technology & Innovation, vol. 6, pp. 204–219.

Kuppusamy, S, Thavamani, P, Megharaj, M, Lee, YB & Naidu, R 2016, ‘Polyaromatic hydrocarbon (PAH) degradation potential of a new acid tolerant, diazotrophic P-solubilizing and heavy metal resistant bacterium Cupriavidus sp. MTS-7 isolated from long-term mixed contaminated soil’, Chemosphere, vol. 162, pp. 31–39.

Kuppusamy, S, Thavamani, P, Singh, S, Naidu, R & Megharaj, M 2017, ‘Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) degradation potential, surfactant production, metal resistance and enzymatic activity of two novel cellulose–degrading bacteria isolated from koala faeces’, Environmental Earth Sciences, vol. 76, p. 14.

Kuppusamy, S, Thavamani, P, Venkateswarlu, K, Lee, YB, Naidu, R & Megharaj, M 2017, ‘Remediation approaches for polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) contaminated soils: Technological constraints, emerging trends and future directions’, Chemosphere, vol. 168, pp. 944–968.

Kuppusamy, S, Venkateswarlu, K, Thavamani, P, Lee, YB, Naidu, R & Megharaj, M 2017, ‘Quercus robur acorn peel as a novel coagulating adsorbent for cationic dye removal from aquatic ecosystems’, Ecological Engineering, vol. 101, pp. 3–8.

Laghari, M, Naidu, R, Xiao, B, Hu, Z, Mirjat, MS, Hu, M, Kandhro, MN, Chen, Z, Guo, D, Jogi, Q, Abudi, ZN & Fazal, S 2016, ‘Recent developments in biochar as an effective tool for agricultural soil management: a review’, Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture, vol. 96, pp. 4840–4849.

Lamb, DT, Kader, M, Ming, H, Wang, L, Abbasi, S, Megharaj, M & Naidu, R 2016, ‘Predicting plant uptake of cadmium: validated with long-term contaminated soils’, Ecotoxicology, vol. 25, no. 8, pp. 1563–1574.

Lari, KS, Davis, GB & Johnston, CD 2016, ‘Incorporating hysteresis in a multi-phase multi-component NAPL modelling framework; a multi-component LNAPL gasoline example’, Advances in Water Resources, vol. 96, pp. 190–201.

Lari, KS, Rayner, JL & Davis, GB 2017, ‘A computational assessment of representative sampling of soil gas using existing groundwater monitoring wells screened across the water table’, Journal of Hazardous Materials, vol. 335, pp. 197–207.

Lenhard, RJ, Rayner, JL & Davis, GB 2017, ‘A practical tool for estimating subsurface LNAPL distributions and transmissivity using current and historical fluid levels in groundwater wells: Effects of entrapped and residual LNAPL’, Journal of Contaminant Hydrology, vol. 205, pp. 1–11.

Liu, C, Li, Y, Zhu, C, Dong, Z, Zhang, K, Zhao, Y & Xu, Y 2016, ‘Benchmark dose for cadmium exposure and elevated N-acetyl-β-d-glucosaminidase: a meta-analysis’, Environmental Science and Pollution Research, vol. 23, no. 20, pp. 20528–20538.

Liu, C, Subashchandrabose, S, Megharaj, M & Xiao, B 2016, ‘Diplosphaera sp. MM1 – A microalga with phycoremediation and biomethane potential’, Bioresource Technology, vol. 218, pp. 1170–1177.

Liu, C, Subashchandrabose, S, Ming, H, Xiao, B, Naidu, R & Megharaj, M 2016, ‘Phycoremediation of dairy and winery wastewater using Diplosphaera sp. MM1’, Journal of Applied Phycology, vol. 28,
pp. 3331–3341.

Liu, S, Ke, J, Sun, H, Liu, J, Tade, MO & Wanga, S 2017, ‘Size dependence of uniformed carbon spheres in promoting graphitic carbon nitride toward enhanced photocatalysis’, Applied Catalysis B: Environmental, vol. 204, pp. 358–364.

Liu, S, Li, D, Sun, H, Ang, HM, Tadé, MO & Wang, S 2016, ‘Oxygen functional groups in graphitic carbon nitride for enhanced photocatalysis’, Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, vol. 468, pp. 176–182.

Liu, S, Sun, H, Ang, HM, Tadé, MO & Wang, S 2016, ‘Integrated oxygen-doping and dye sensitization of graphitic carbon nitride for enhanced visible light photodegradation’, Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, vol. 476, pp. 193–199.

Liu, Y, Bello, O, Rahman, MM, Dong, Z, Islam, S & Naidu, R 2017, ‘Investigating the relationship between lead speciation and bioaccessibility of mining impacted soils and dusts’, Environmental Science and Pollution Research, vol. 24, no. 20, pp. 17056–17067.

Logeshwaran, P, Sivaram, AK, Megharaj, M & Naidu, R 2016, ‘Evaluation of cyto- and gentoxic effects of Class B firefighting foam products: Tridol-S 3% AFFF and Tridol-S 6% AFFF to Allium cepa’, Environmental Technology & Innovation, vol. 6, pp. 185–194.

Luke, H, Martens, MA, Moon, EM, Smith, D, Ward, NJ & Bush, RT 2017, ‘Ecological restoration of a severely degraded coastal acid sulfate soil: a case study of the East Trinity wetland, Queensland’, Ecological Management and Restoration, vol. 18, no. 2, pp. 103–114.

Mahbub, KR, Bahar, MM, Labbate, M, Krishnan, K, Andrews, S, Naidu, R & Megharaj, M 2017, ‘Bioremediation of mercury: not properly exploited in contaminated soils!’, Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology, vol. 101, pp. 963–976.

Mahbub, KR, Kader, M, Krishnan, K, Labbate, M, Naidu, R & Megharaj, M 2017, ‘Toxicity of inorganic mercury to native Australian grass grown in three different soils’, Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology, vol. 98, no. 6, pp. 850–855.

Mahbub, KR, Krishnan, K, Naidu, R & Megharaj, M 2016, ‘Mercury resistance and volatilization by Pseudoxanthomonas sp. SE1 isolated from soil’, Environmental Technology & Innovation, vol. 6, pp. 94–104.

Mahbub, KR, Krishnan, K, Naidu, R & Megharaj, M 2016, ‘Mercury toxicity to Eisenia fetida in three different soils’, Environmental Science and Pollution Research, vol. 24, no. 2, pp. 1261–1269.

Mahbub, KR, Krishnan, K, Naidu, R & Megharaj, M 2017, ‘Bio-augmentation and nutrient amendment decrease concentration of mercury in contaminated soil’, Science of the Total Environment, vol. 576,
pp. 303–309.

Mahbub, KR, Krishnan, K, Naidu, R & Megharaj, M 2017, ‘Development of a whole cell biosensor for the detection of inorganic mercury’, Environmental Technology & Innovation, vol. 8, pp. 64–70.

Mahbub, KR, Krishnan, K, Naidu, R & Megharaj, M 2017, ‘Mercury remediation potential of a mercury resistant strain Sphingopyxis sp. SE2 isolated from contaminated soil’, Journal of Environmental Sciences, vol. 51, pp. 128–137.

Mahbub, KR, Krishnan, K, Naidu, R, Andrews, S & Megharaj, M 2017, ‘Mercury toxicity to terrestrial biota’, Ecological Indicators, vol. 74, pp. 451–462.

Maher, CA & Sullivan, LA 2016, ‘Stable sulfur isotope dynamics in an acid sulfate soil landscape following seawater inundation’, Chemical Geology, vol. 439, pp. 205–212.

Mandal, S, Sarkar, B, Bolan, N, Novak, J, Ok, YS, Van Zwieten, L, Singh, BP, Kirkham, MB, Choppala, G, Spokas, K & Naidu, R 2016, ‘Designing advanced biochar products for maximizing greenhouse gas mitigation potential’, Critical Reviews in Environmental Science and Technology, vol. 46, no. 17,
pp. 1367–1401.

Mandal, S, Sarkar, B, Bolan, N, Ok, YS & Naidu, R 2017, ‘Enhancement of chromate reduction in soils by surface modified biochar’, Journal of Environmental Management, vol. 186, pp. 277–284.

Matheyarasu, R, Bolan, NS & Naidu, R 2016, ‘Abattoir wastewater irrigation increases the availability of nutrients and influences on plant growth and development’, Water, Air, & Soil Pollution, vol. 227, p. 253.

Matheyarasu, R, Seshadri, B, Bolan, NS & Naidu, R 2016, ‘Assessment of nitrogen losses through nitrous oxide from abattoir wastewater-irrigated soils’, Environmental Science and Pollution Research, vol. 23,
no. 22, pp. 22633–22646.

Mayilswami, S, Krishan, K, Megharaj, M & Naidu, R 2017, ‘Gene expression profile change in Eisenia fetida chronically exposed to PFOA’, Ecotoxicology, vol. 25, no. 4, pp. 759–769.

Mayilswami, S, Krishnan, K, Naidu, R & Megharaj, M 2017, ‘Transcriptome analysis of Eisenia fetida chronically exposed to benzo(a)pyrene’, Environmental Technology & Innovation, vol. 7, pp. 54–62.

Moon, EM, Bush, RT, Gibbs, DHM & Mata, JP 2017, ‘Divergent Fe and S mineralization pathways during the oxidative disintegration of greigite, Fe3S4’, Chemical Geology, vol. 468, pp. 42–48.

Mughal, MO, Lynch, M, Yu, F, McGann, B, Jeanneret, F & Sutton, J 2017, ‘Wind modelling, validation and sensitivity study using weather research and forecasting model in complex terrain’, Environmental Modelling & Software, vol. 90, pp. 107–125.

Muthusamya, S, Penga, C & Ng, JC 2016, ‘Effects of binary mixtures of benzo[a]pyrene, arsenic, cadmium, and lead on oxidative stress and toxicity in HepG2 cells’, Chemosphere, vol. 165, pp. 41–51.

Naidu, G, Jeong, S, Choi, Y & Vigneswaran, S 2017, ‘Membrane distillation for wastewater reverse osmosis concentrate treatment with water reuse potential’, Journal of Membrane Science, vol. 524,
pp. 565–575.

Naidu, G, Shim, WG, Jeong, S, Choi, YK, Ghaffour, N & Vigneswaran, S 2017, ‘Transport phenomena and fouling in vacuum enhanced direct contact membrane distillation: Experimental and modelling’, Separation and Purification Technology, vol. 172, pp. 285–295.

Naidu, R, Arias, V, Liu, Y & Jit, J 2016, ‘Emerging contaminants in the environment: Risk-based analysis for better management’, Chemosphere, vol. 154, pp. 350–357.

Naidu, R, Jit, J, Kennedy, B & Arias, V 2016, ‘Emerging contaminant uncertainties and policy: The chicken or the egg conundrum’, Chemosphere, vol. 154, pp. 385–390.

Nirola, R, Megharaj, M, Beecham, S, Aryal, R, Thavamani, P, Venkateswarlu, K & Saint, C 2016, ‘Remediation of metalliferous mines, revegetation challenges and emerging prospects in semi-arid and arid conditions’, Environmental Science and Pollution Research, vol. 23, pp. 20131–20150.

Nookongbut, P, Kantachote, D & Megharaj, M 2016, ‘Arsenic contamination in areas surrounding mines and selection of potential As-resistant purple nonsulfur bacteria for use in bioremediation based on their detoxification mechanisms’, Annals of Microbiology, vol. 66, no. 4, pp. 1419–1429.

Ollson, CJ, Smith, E, Herd, P & Juhasz, AL 2017, ‘Influence of sample matrix on the bioavailability of arsenic, cadmium and lead during co-contaminant exposure’, Science of The Total Environment, vol. 595, pp. 660–665.

Ollson, CJ, Smith, E, Herde, P & Juhasz, AJ 2017, ‘Influence of co-contaminant exposure on the absorption of arsenic, cadmium and lead’, Chemosphere, vol. 168, pp. 658–666.

Ollson, CJ, Smith, E, Scheckel, KG, Betts, AR & Juhasz, AJ 2016, ‘Assessment of arsenic speciation and bioaccessibility in mine-impacted materials’, Journal of Hazardous Materials, vol. 313, pp. 130–137.

Phitthaya, N, Duangporn, K, Kannan, K & Megharaj, M 2017, ‘Arsenic resistance genes of As-resistant purple nonsulfur bacteria isolated from As-contaminated sites for bioremediation application’, Journal of Basic Microbiology, vol. 57, no. 4, pp. 316–324.

Prasath, A, Panneerselvan, L, Provatas, A, Naidu, R & Megharaj, M 2016, ‘Genotoxicity assessment of acute exposure of 2, 4-dinitroanisole, its metabolites and 2, 4, 6-trinitrotoluene to Daphnia carinata’, Ecotoxicology, vol. 25, no. 10, pp. 1873–1879.

Prior, J, Hubbard, P & Rai, T 2017, ‘Using residents’ worries about technology as a way of resolving environmental remediation dilemmas’, Science of The Total Environment, vol. 580, pp. 882–899.

Qi, F, Dong, Z, Lamb, D, Naidu, R, Bolan, NS, Ok, YS, Liu, C, Khane, N, Johir, MAH & Semple, KT 2017, ‘Effects of acidic and neutral biochars on properties and cadmium retention of soils’, Chemosphere,
vol. 180, pp. 564–573.

Qi, F, Kuppusamy, S, Naidu, R, Bolan, NS, Ok, YS, Lamb, D, Li, Y, Yu, L, Semple, KT & Wang, H 2017, ‘Pyrogenic carbon and its role in contaminant immobilization in soils’, Critical Reviews in Environmental Science and Technology, vol. 0, pp. 1–82.

Qi, FJ, Naidu, R, Bolan, NS, Dong, ZM, Yan, YB, Lamb, D, Bucheli, TD, Choppala, G, Duan, LC & Semple, KT 2017, ‘Pyrogenic carbon in Australian soils’, Science of the Total Environment, vol. 586, pp. 849–857.

Rajapaksha, AU, Chen, SS, Tsang, DCW, Zhang, M, Vithanage, M, Mandal, S, Gao, B, Bolan, NS & Ok, YS 2016, ‘Engineered/designer biochar for contaminant removal from soil and water: Potential and implication of biochar modification’, Chemosphere, vol. 148, pp. 276–291.

Ramadass, K, Megharaj, M Venkateswarlu, K & Naidu, R 2017, ‘Toxicity of diesel water accommodated fraction toward microalgae, Pseudokirchneriella subcapitata and Chlorella sp. MM3’, Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety, vol. 142, pp. 538–543.

Ramadass, K, Megharaj, M, Venkateswarlu, K & Naidu, R 2016, ‘Sensitivity and antioxidant response of Chlorella sp. MM3 to used engine oil and its water accommodated fraction’, Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology, vol. 97, no. 1, pp. 71–77.

Ramadass, K, Megharaj, M, Venkateswarlu, K & Naidu, R 2016, ‘Soil bacterial strains with heavy metal resistance and high potential in degrading diesel oil and n-alkanes’, International Journal of Environmental Science and Technology, vol. 13, no. 12, pp. 2863–2874.

Ramadass, K, Megharaj, M, Venkateswarlu, K & Naidu, R 2017, ‘Ecotoxicity of measured concentrations of soil-applied diesel: Effects on earthworm survival, dehydrogenase, urease and nitrification activities’, Applied Soil Ecology, vol. 119, pp. 1–7.

Ramadass, K, Palanisami, T, Smith, E, Mayilswami, S, Megharaj, M & Naidu, R 2016, ‘Earthworm comet assay for assessing the risk of weathered petroleum hydrocarbon contaminated soils: Need to look further than target contaminants’, Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology, vol. 71, no. 4,
pp. 561–571.

Rayhan, K, Suresh, M, Subashchandrabose, R, Krishnan, K, Naidu, R & Megharaj, M 2017, ‘Mercury alters the bacterial community structure and diversity in soil even at concentrations lower than the guideline values’, Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology, vol. 101, no. 5, pp. 2163–2175.

Rayu, S, Nielsen, UN, Nazaries, L & Singh, BK 2017, ‘Isolation and molecular characterization of novel chlorpyrifos and 3,5,6-trichloro-2-pyridinol-degrading bacteria from sugarcane farm soils’, Frontiers in Microbiology, vol. 8, p. 518.

Roy, DK & Datta, B 2017, ‘Fuzzy c-mean clustering based inference system for saltwater intrusion processes prediction in coastal aquifers’, Water Resources Management, vol. 31, no. 1, pp. 355–376.

Sanderson, P, Naidu, R & Bolan, N 2017, ‘Application of a biodegradable chelate to enhance subsequent chemical stabilisation of Pb in shooting range soils’, Journal of Soils and Sediments, vol. 17, no. 6,
pp. 1696–1705.

Saputra, E, Zhang, H, Liu, Q, Sun, H & Wang, S 2016, ‘Egg-shaped core/shell α-Mn2O3@α-MnO2 as heterogeneous catalysts for decomposition of phenolics in aqueous solutions’, Chemosphere, vol. 159,
pp. 351–358.

Seshadri, B, Bolan, NS, Choppala, G, Kunhikrishnan, A, Sanderson, P, Wange, H, Currie, LD, Tsang, DCW, Ok, YS & Kim, G 2017, ‘Potential value of phosphate compounds in enhancing immobilization and reducing bioavailability of mixed heavy metal contaminants in shooting range soil’, Chemosphere, vol. 184, pp. 197–206.

Shanmuganathan, S, Loganathan, P, Kazner, C, Johir, MAH & Vigneswaran, S 2017, ‘Submerged membrane filtration adsorption hybrid system for the removal of organic micropollutants from a water reclamation plant reverse osmosis concentrate’, Desalination, vol. 401, pp. 134–141.

Singh, G, Kim, IY, Lakhi, KS, Srivastava, P, Naidu, R & Vinu, A 2017, ‘Single step synthesis of activated bio-carbons with a high surface area and their excellent CO2 adsorption capacity, Carbon, vol. 116,
pp. 448–455.

Singh, M, Sarkar, B, Biswas, B, Bolan, NS & Churchman, GJ 2017, ‘Relationship between soil clay mineralogy and carbon protection capacity as influenced by temperature and moisture’, Soil Biology and Biochemistry, vol. 109, pp. 95–106.

Singh, M, Sarkar, B, Biswas, B, Churchman, J & Bolan, NS 2016, ‘Adsorption-desorption behavior of dissolved organic carbon by soil clay fractions of varying mineralogy’, Geoderma, vol. 280, pp. 47–56.

Singh, M, Sarkar, B, Hussain, S, Ok, YS, Bolan, NS & Churchman, GJ 2017, ‘Influence of physico-chemical properties of soil clay fractions on the retention of dissolved organic carbon’, Environmental Geochemistry and Health, pp. 1–16.

Sounthararajah, DP, Loganathan, P, Kandasamy, J & Vigneswaran, S 2017, ‘Removing heavy metals using permeable pavement system with a nano-fibrous titanate adsorbent column as a post treatment’, Chemosphere, vol. 168, pp. 467–473.

Subashchandrabose, SR, Logeshwaran, P, Venkateswarlu, K, Naidu, R & Megharaj, M 2017, ‘Pyrene degradation by Chlorella sp. MM3 in liquid medium and soil slurry: Possible role of dihydrolipoamide acetyltransferase in pyrene degradation’, Algal Research, vol. 23, pp. 223–232.

Subashchandrabose, SR, Wang, L, Venkateswarlu, K, Naidu, R & Megharaj, M 2017, ‘Interactive effects of PAHs and heavy metal mixtures on oxidative stress in Chlorella sp. MM3 as determined by artificial neural network and genetic algorithm’, Algal Research, vol. 21, pp. 203–212.

Subramaniyam, V, Subashchandrabose, SR, Ganeshkumar, V, Thavamani, P, Chen, Z, Naidu, R & Megharaj, M 2016, ‘Cultivation of Chlorella on brewery wastewater and nano-particle biosynthesis by its biomass’, Bioresource Technology, vol. 211, pp. 698–703.

Subramaniyam, V, Subashchandrabose, SR, Thavamani, P, Chen, Z, Krishnamurti, GSR, Naidu, R, & Megharaj, M 2016, ‘Toxicity and bioaccumulation of iron in soil microalgae’, Journal of Applied Phycology, vol. 28, no. 5, pp. 2767–2776.

Tan, X, Liu, Y, Yan, K, Wang, Z, Lu, G, He, Y & He, W 2017, ‘Differences in the response of soil dehydrogenase activity to Cd contamination are determined by the different substrates used for its determination’, Chemosphere, vol. 169, pp. 324–332.

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