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Wols, B.A.; D.J.H. Harmsen, E.F. Beerendonk, C.H.M. Hofman-Caris, "Predicting pharmaceutical degradation by UV (LP)/H2O2 processes: A kinetic model," Chemical Engineering Journal, Vol. 255, 2014, p. 334-343.

Winter, L. de; L.W. Schepers, M. Cuaresma, M.J. Barbosa, D.E. Martens, R.H. Wijffels, "Circadian rhythms in the cell cycle and biomass composition of Neochloris oleoabundans under nitrogen limitation," Journal of Biotechnology, vol. 187, 2014, p. 25-33.

Wexler AD, López Sáenz M, Schreer O, Woisetschläger J, Fuchs EC. The preparation of electrohydrodynamic bridges from polar dielectric liquids. J Vis Exp., Vol. 91 (2014) e51819.

Valladares Linares, R.; Z. Li, S. Sarp, Sz.S. Bucs, G. Amy, J.S. Vrouwenvelder, Forward osmosis niches in seawater desalination and wastewater reuse, Water Research, vol. 66 (2014) 122-139.

Valladares Linares, R., Li, Z.Y., Sarp, S., Park, Y.G., Amy, G., Vrouwenvelder, J.S. (2014). Higher boron rejection with a new TFC forward osmosis membrane. Desalination and Water Treatment, vol. 55.

Tervahauta, T., I.M. Bryant, L. Hernández Leal, C.J.N. Buisman, G. Zeeman, "Improved Energy Recovery by Anaerobic Grey Water Sludge Treatment with Black Water," Water (2014) vol. 6, 2436-2448.

Temmerman, L. de; T. Maere, H. Temmink, A. Zwijnenburg, I. Nopens, "Salt stress in a membrane bioreactor: Dynamics of sludge properties, membrane fouling and remediation through powdered activated carbon dosing," Water Research, Vol 63 (2014) p. 112-124.

Slegers, P.M.; B.J. Koetzier, F. Fasaei, R.H. Wijffels, G. van Straten, A.J.B. van Boxtel, "A model-based combinatorial optimisation approach for energy-efficient processing of microalgae," Algal Research, Vol. 5, 2014, 140-157.

Sammer, M.; B. Laarhoven, E. Mejias, D. Yntema, E.C. Fuchs, G. Holler, G. Brasseur, E. Lankmayr, "Biomass measurement of living Lumbriculus variegatus with impedance spectroscopy," J. Electrical Bioimpedance, vol 5, p. 92-98 (2014).

Sales, B.B.; O.S. Burheim, S. Porada, V. Presser, C.J.N. Buisman, H.V.M. Hamelers, "Extraction of Energy from Small Thermal Differences near Room Temperature Using Capacitive Membrane Technology," ES&T Letters (2014) vol. 1, 356-360.

Roman, P.; M.F.M. Bijmans, A.J.H. Janssen, "Quantification of individual polysulfides in lab-scale and full-scale desulfurisation bioreactors," Environ. Chem. (2014) vol. 11, 702-708.

Radu, A.I.; M.S.H. van Steen, J.S. Vrouwenvelder, M.C.M. van Loosdrecht, C. Picioreanu, "Spacer geometry and particle deposition in spiral wound membrane feed channels," Water Research, Vol. 64 (2014) p. 160-176.

Prest, E.I.; J. El-Chakhtoura, F. Hammes, P.E. Saikaly, M.C.M. van Loosdrecht, J.S. Vrouwenvelder, "Combining flow cytometry and 16S rRNA gene pyrosequencing: A promising approach for drinking water monitoring and characterization," Water Research, Vol. 63 (2014) p. 179-189.

Martijn, A.J.; M.G. Boersma, J.M. Vervoort, I.M.C.M. Rietjens, J.C. Kruithof. "Formation of genotoxic compounds by medium pressure ultraviolet treatment of nitrate-rich water" Desal Water Treatment vol. 52 pp 6275-6281 (2014).

Janssen, C.H. C.; Sánchez, A.; Kobrak, M.N., "Selective Extraction of Metal Ions from Aqueous Phase to Ionic Liquids: A Novel Thermodynamic Approach to Separations," ChemPhysChem, vol. 15 (2014) p. 3536-3543.

Hoog, N.A.; M.J.J. Mayer, H. Miedema, R.M. Wagterveld, M. Saakes, J. Tuinstra, W. Olthuis, A. van den Berg, "Stub resonators for online monitoring early stages of corrosion," Sensors and Actuators B, Vol. 202, 2014, p. 1117-1136.

Galama, A.H.; D.A. Vermaas, J. Veerman, M. Saakes, H.H.M. Rijnaarts, J.W. Post, K. Nijmeijer, "Membrane resistance: The effect of salinity gradients over a cation exchange membrane," Journal of Membrane Science, vol. 467, 2014, p. 279-291.

Faust, L.; H. Temmink, A. Zwijnenburg, A.J.B. Kemperman, H.H.M. Rijnaarts, Effect of dissolved oxygen concentration on the bioflocculation process in high loaded MBRs, Water Research, vol. 66, page 199-207 (2014).

Dykstra, J.E.; P.M. Biesheuvel, H. Bruning, A. Ter Heijne, "Theory of ion transport with fast acid-base equilibrations in bioelectrochemical systems," Phys. Rev. E 90, 013302, 2014.

Dreszer, C., Wexler, A.D., Drusová, S., Overdijk, S.T., Zwijnenburg, A., Flemming, H.-C., Kruithof, J.C., Vrouwenvelder, J.S. "In-situ biofilm characterization in membrane systems using Optical Coherence Tomography: formation, structure, detachment and impact of flux change," Water Research 67 (2014) 243-254.

Bucs, Sz.S., Valladares Linares, R., Van Loosdrecht, M.C.M., Kruithof, J.C., Vrouwenvelder, J.S. "Impact of organic nutrient load on biomass accumulation and pressure drop increase in membrane systems," Water Research 67 (2014) 227-242.

Boerkamp, M.; Th. van Leest, J. Heldens, A. Leinse, M. Hoekman, R. Heideman, J. Caro, "On-chip optical trapping and Raman spectroscopy using a TripleX dual-waveguide trap," Optics Express, Vol. 22, Issue 25, pp. 30528-30537 (2014).

Beyer, F.; B.M. Rietman, A. Zwijnenburg, P. van den Brink, J.S. Vrouwenvelder, M. Jarzembowska, J. Laurinonyte, A.J.M. Stams, C.M. Plugge, "Long-term performance and fouling analysis of full-scale direct nanofiltration (NF) installations treating anoxic groundwater," J. Membrane Science, vol. 468, 2014, p. 339-348.

Arsénio, André Marques; Jan Vreeburg and Luuk Rietveld, Index of Joint Condition for PVC push-fit joints, Water Science & Technology: Water Supply vol 14 pp 857-865 (2014).

Antoniou, E.A.; N. Hartog, B.M. van Breukelen, P.J. Stuyfzand, "Aquifer pre-oxidation using permanganate to mitigate water quality deterioration during aquifer storage and recovery," Applied Geochemistry, Vol. 50, page 25-36 (2014).

Ahualli, S.; M.M. Fernández, G. Iglesias, M.L. Jiménez, F. Liu, M. Wagterveld, Á.V. Delgado, "Effect of Solution Composition on the Energy Production by Capacitive Mixing in Membrane-Electrode Assembly," J. Phys. Chem. C. 118 15590 (2014).

D. Bergmair, S. J. Metz, H. C. de Lange and A. A. van Steenhoven, "System analysis of membrane facilitated water generation from air humidity," Desalination, 339 26-33 (2014).

P. M. Biesheuvel, S. Porada, M. Levi and M. Z. Bazant, "Attractive forces in microporous carbon electrodes for capacitive deionization," Journal of Solid State Electrochemistry, 18 1365-1376 (2014).

N. C. Boelee, H. Temmink, M. Janssen, C. J. N. Buisman and R. H. Wijffels, "Balancing the organic load and light supply in symbiotic microalgal–bacterial biofilm reactors treating synthetic municipal wastewater," Ecological Engineering, 64 213-221 (2014).

S. S. Bucs, A. I. Radu, V. Lavric, J. S. Vrouwenvelder and C. Picioreanu, "Effect of different commercial feed spacers on biofouling of reverse osmosis membrane systems: A numerical study," Desalination, 343 26-37 (2014).

A. Butkovskyi, A. W. Jeremiasse, L. Hernandez Leal, T. van der Zande, H. Rijnaarts and G. Zeeman, "Electrochemical conversion of micropollutants in gray water," Environmental science & technology, 48 1893-901 (2014).

E. Croese, A. W. Jeremiasse, I. P. G. Marshall, A. M. Spormann, G.-J. W. Euverink, J. S. Geelhoed, A. J. M. Stams and C. M. Plugge, "Influence of setup and carbon source on the bacterial community of biocathodes in microbial electrolysis cells," Enzyme and Microbial Technology, 61-62 67-75 (2014).

A. Daniilidis, R. Herber and D. A. Vermaas, "Upscale potential and financial feasibility of a reverse electrodialysis power plant," Applied Energy, 119 257-265 (2014).
A. Daniilidis, D. A. Vermaas, R. Herber and K. Nijmeijer, "Experimentally obtainable energy from mixing river water, seawater or brines with reverse electrodialysis," Renewable Energy, 64 123-131 (2014).

C. Dreszer, H. C. Flemming, A. D. Wexler, A. Zwijnenburg, J. C. Kruithof and J. S. Vrouwenvelder, "Development and testing of a transparent membrane biofouling monitor," Desalination and Water Treatment, 52 1807-1819 (2014).

C. Dreszer, H. C. Flemming, A. Zwijnenburg, J. C. Kruithof and J. S. Vrouwenvelder, "Impact of biofilm accumulation on transmembrane and feed channel pressure drop: effects of crossflow velocity, feed spacer and biodegradable nutrient," Water research, 50 200-11 (2014).

L. Faust, H. Temmink, A. Zwijnenburg, A. J. B. Kemperman and H. H. M. Rijnaarts, "High loaded MBRs for organic matter recovery from sewage: effect of solids retention time on bioflocculation and on the role of extracellular polymers," Water research, 56 258-66 (2014).

E. C. Fuchs, A. D. Wexler, A. H. Paulitsch-Fuchs, L. L. F. Agostinho, D. Yntema and J. Woisetschläger, "The Armstrong experiment revisited," The European Physical Journal Special Topics, 223 959-977 (2014).

A. H. Galama, G. Daubaras, O. S. Burheim, H. H. M. Rijnaarts and J. W. Post, "Fractioning electrodialysis: a current induced ion exchange process," Electrochimica Acta (2014).

A. H. Galama, G. Daubaras, O. S. Burheim, H. H. M. Rijnaarts and J. W. Post, "Seawater electrodialysis with preferential removal of divalent ions," Journal of Membrane Science, 452 219-228 (2014).

A. H. Galama, M. Saakes, H. Bruning, H. H. M. Rijnaarts and J. W. Post, "Seawater predesalination with electrodialysis," Desalination, 342 61-69 (2014).

E. Güler, R. Elizen, M. Saakes and K. Nijmeijer, "Micro-structured membranes for electricity generation by reverse electrodialysis," Journal of Membrane Science, 458 136-148 (2014).

E. Güler, W. van Baak, M. Saakes and K. Nijmeijer, "Monovalent-ion-selective membranes for reverse electrodialysis," Journal of Membrane Science, 455 254-270 (2014).

H. V. M. Hamelers, O. Schaetzle, P. M. Biesheuvel and C. J. N. Buisman, "Harvesting Energy from CO2 Emissions," ES&T Letters, 1 31-35 (2014).

N. A. Hoog, M. J. J. Mayer, H. Miedema, W. Olthuis, F. B. J. Leferink and A. van den Berg, "Modeling and Simulations of the Amplitude-Frequency Response of Transmission Line Type Resonators Filled with Lossy Dielectric Fluids," Sensors and Actuators A: Physical (2014).

N. A. Hoog, M. J. J. Mayer, H. Miedema, W. Olthuis and A. van den Berg, "Coaxial Stub Resonator for Online Monitoring Early Stages of Corrosion," Key Engineering Materials, 605 111-114 (2014).

C. Kappel, A. J. B. Kemperman, H. Temmink, A. Zwijnenburg, H. H. M. Rijnaarts and K. Nijmeijer, "Impacts of NF concentrate recirculation on membrane performance in an integrated MBR and NF membrane process for wastewater treatment," Journal of Membrane Science, 453 359-368 (2014).

J. Kuipers, H. Bruning, D. Yntema, S. Bakker and H. Rijnaarts, "Self-Capacitance and Resistive Losses of Saline-Water-Filled Inductors," IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics, 61 2356-2361 (2014).

P. Kuntke, T. H. J. A. Sleutels, M. Saakes and C. J. N. Buisman, "Hydrogen production and ammonium recovery from urine by a Microbial Electrolysis Cell," International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, 39 4771-4778 (2014).

Y. S. Lubbersen, R. M. Boom and M. A. I. Schutyser, "High throughput particle separation with a mirrored deterministic ratchet design," Chemical Engineering and Processing: Process Intensification, 77 42-49 (2014).

B. J. Martijn and J. C. Kruithof, "Reaction to the Comments on “UV and UV/H2O2 treatment: The Silver Bullet for By-product and Genotoxicity Formation in Water Production”," Ozone: Science & Engineering, 140522163305004-140522163305004 (2014).

J. M. Paz-Garcia, O. Schaetzle, P. M. Biesheuvel and H. V. M. Hamelers, "Energy from CO2 using capacitive electrodes--theoretical outline and calculation of open circuit voltage," Journal of colloid and interface science, 418 200-7 (2014).

S. Porada, D. Weingarth, H. V. M. Hamelers, M. Bryjak, V. Presser and P. M. Biesheuvel, "Carbon flow electrodes for continuous operation of capacitive deionization and capacitive mixing energy generation," Journal of Materials Chemistry, 2 9313-9313 (2014).

J. Racyte, A. A. M. Langenhoff, A. F. M. M. R. Ribeiro, A. H. Paulitsch-Fuchs, H. Bruning and H. H. M. Rijnaarts, "Effect of granular activated carbon concentration on the content of organic matter and salt, influencing E. coli activity and survival in fluidized bed disinfection reactor," Biotechnology and bioengineering, 1-25 (2014).

J. Racyte, D. R. Yntema, L. Kazlauskaite, A.-C. Dubois, H. Bruning and H. H. M. Rijnaarts, "Alternating electric field fluidized bed disinfection performance with different types of granular activated carbon," Separation and Purification Technology, 132 70-76 (2014).

A. I. Radu, L. Bergwerff, M. C. M. van Loosdrecht and C. Picioreanu, "A two-dimensional mechanistic model for scaling in spiral wound membrane systems," Chemical Engineering Journal, 241 77-91 (2014).

S. Salim, N. R. Kosterink, N. D. Tchetkoua Wacka, M. H. Vermuë and R. H. Wijffels, "Mechanism behind autoflocculation of unicellular green microalgae Ettlia texensis," Journal of biotechnology, 174 34-8 (2014).

S. Salvador Cob, F. E. Genceli Güner, B. Hofs, J. van Spronsen and G. J. Witkamp, "Three strategies to treat reverse osmosis brine and cation exchange spent regenerant to increase system recovery," Desalination, 344 36-47 (2014).

S. Salvador Cob, B. Hofs, C. Maffezzoni, J. Adamus, W. G. Siegers, E. R. Cornelissen, F. E. Genceli Güner and G. J. Witkamp, "Silica removal to prevent silica scaling in reverse osmosis membranes," Desalination, 344 137-143 (2014).

I. Sánchez-Andrea, J. L. Sanz, M. F. M. Bijmans and A. J. M. Stams, "Sulfate reduction at low pH to remediate acid mine drainage," Journal of hazardous materials, 269 98-109 (2014).

A. M. Santos, R. H. Wijffels and P. P. Lamers, "pH-upshock yields more lipids in nitrogen-starved Neochloris oleoabundans," Bioresource technology, 152 299-306 (2014).

A. Schwenzfeier, P. A. Wierenga, M. H. M. Eppink and H. Gruppen, "Effect of charged polysaccharides on the techno-functional properties of fractions obtained from algae soluble protein isolate," Food Hydrocolloids, 35 9-18 (2014).

E. Spruijt and P. M. Biesheuvel, "Sedimentation dynamics and equilibrium profiles in multicomponent mixtures of colloidal particles," Journal of physics. Condensed matter: an Institute of Physics journal, 26 075101-075101 (2014).

S. Strazdaite, J. Versluis, E. H. G. Backus and H. J. Bakker, "Enhanced ordering of water at hydrophobic surfaces," The Journal of chemical physics, 140 054711-054711 (2014).

M. E. Suss, P. M. Biesheuvel, T. F. Baumann, M. Stadermann and J. G. Santiago, "In situ spatially and temporally resolved measurements of salt concentration between charging porous electrodes for desalination by capacitive deionization," Environmental science & technology, 48 2008-15 (2014).

T. Tervahauta, S. Rani, L. Hernández Leal, C. J. N. Buisman and G. Zeeman, "Black water sludge reuse in agriculture: Are heavy metals a problem?," Journal of hazardous materials, 274 229-36 (2014).

Tervahauta, R. D. van der Weijden, R. L. Flemming, L. Hernández Leal, G. Zeeman and C. J. N. Buisman, "Calcium phosphate granulation in anaerobic treatment of black water: a new approach to phosphorus recovery," Water research, 48 632-42 (2014).

R. Valladares Linares, S. S. Bucs, Z. Li, M. AbuGhdeeb, G. Amy and J. S. Vrouwenvelder, "Impact of spacer thickness on biofouling in forward osmosis," Water research, 57 223-33 (2014).

S. Verdoold, L. L. F. Agostinho, C. U. Yurteri and J. C. M. Marijnissen, "A generic electrospray classification," Journal of Aerosol Science, 67 87-103 (2014).

D. A. Vermaas, D. Kunteng, J. Veerman, M. Saakes and K. Nijmeijer, "Periodic feedwater reversal and air sparging as antifouling strategies in reverse electrodialysis," Environmental science & technology, 48 3065-73 (2014).

D. A. Vermaas, M. Saakes and K. Nijmeijer, "Early detection of preferential channeling in reverse electrodialysis," Electrochimica Acta, 117 9-17 (2014).

D. A. Vermaas, M. Saakes and K. Nijmeijer, "Enhanced mixing in the diffusive boundary layer for energy generation in reverse electrodialysis," Journal of Membrane Science, 453 312-319 (2014).

D. A. Vermaas, J. Veerman, M. Saakes and K. Nijmeijer, "Influence of multivalent ions on renewable energy generation in reverse electrodialysis," Energy & Environmental Science, 7 1434-1434 (2014).

J. Vreeburg and L. Rietveld, "Uncorrected Proof Uncorrected Proof," 1-9 (2014).

R. M. Wagterveld, M. Yu, H. Miedema and G. J. Witkamp, "Polymorphic change from vaterite to aragonite under influence of sulfate: The “morning star” habit," Journal of Crystal Growth, 387 29-35 (2014).

Y. Wibisono, E. R. Cornelissen, A. J. B. Kemperman, W. G. J. van der Meer and K. Nijmeijer, "Two-phase flow in membrane processes: A technology with a future," Journal of Membrane Science, 453 566-602 (2014).

N. Y. Yip, D. A. Vermaas, K. Nijmeijer and M. Elimelech, "Thermodynamic, energy efficiency, and power density analysis of reverse electrodialysis power generation with natural salinity gradients," Environmental science & technology, 48 4925-36 (2014).

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