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Wetsus scientific publications 2019

Ajao, V.; S. Millah, M.C. Gagliano, H. Bruning, H. Rijnaarts, H. Temmink, “Valorization of glycerol/ethanol-rich wastewater to bioflocculants: recovery, properties, and performance”, J. Hazard. Mater, vol. 375, pp. 273–280 (2019).

Arulrajan, A.C.; D.L. Ramasamy, M. Sillanpää, A. van der Wal, P.M. Biesheuvel, S. Porada, J.E. Dykstra., “Exceptional Water Desalination Performance with Anion-Selective Electrodes”, Adv. Mater., vol. 31, no. 10, p. 1806937 (2019).

Bakx, W.; P.J. Doornenbal, R.J. van Weesep, V.F. Bense, G.H.P. Oude Essink, M.F.P. Bierkens, “Determining the Relation between Groundwater Flow Velocities and Measured Temperature Differences Using Active Heating-Distributed Temperature Sensing”, Water, vol. 11, no. 8, p. 1619 (2019).

Barbosa, S.G.; T. Rodrigues, L. Peixoto, P. Kuntke, M.M. Alves, M.A. Pereira, A. ter Heijne, “Anaerobic biological fermentation of urine as a strategy to enhance the performance of a microbial electrolysis cell (MEC)”, Renew. Energy, vol. 139, pp. 936–943 (2019).

Bazyar, H.; N. van de Beek, and R.G.H. Lammertink, “Liquid-Infused Membranes with Oil-in-Water Emulsions”, Langmuir, vol. 35, no. 29, pp. 9513–9520 (2019).

Biesheuvel, P.M.; L. Zhang, P. Gasquet, B. Blankert, M. Elimelech, W.G.J. van der Meer, “Ion Selectivity in Brackish Water Desalination by Reverse Osmosis: Theory, Measurements, and Implications”, Environ. Sci. Technol. Lett., vol. 7, no. 1, pp. 42–47, (2020).

Bodner, E.J.; M. Saakes, T. Sleutels, C.J.N. Buisman, H.V.M. Hamelers, “The RED Fouling Monitor: A novel tool for fouling analysis”, J. Memb. Sci., vol. 570–571, pp. 294–302 (2019).

Borsje, C.; T. Sleutels, M. Saakes, C.J.N. Buisman, A. Heijne, “The granular capacitive moving bed reactor for the scale up of bioanodes”, J. Chem. Technol. Biotechnol., vol. 94, no. 8, pp. 2738–2748 (2019).

Caizán-Juanarena, L.; I. Servin-Balderas, X. Chen, C.J.N. Buisman, and A. ter Heijne, “Electrochemical and microbiological characterization of single carbon granules in a multi-anode microbial fuel cell”, J. Power Sources, vol. 435, p. 126514 (2019).

Campione, A.; A. Cipollina, I.D.L. Bogle, L. Gurreri, A. Tamburini, M. Tedesco, G. Micale, “A hierarchical model for novel schemes of electrodialysis desalination”, Desalination, vol. 465, pp. 79–93 (2019).

Cunha, J.R.; S. Morais, J.C. Silva, R.D. van der Weijden, L. Hernández Leal, G. Zeeman, C.J.N. Buisman, “Bulk pH and Carbon Source Are Key Factors for Calcium Phosphate Granulation”, Environ. Sci. Technol., vol. 53, no. 3, pp. 1334–1343 (2019).

Cunha, J.R.; C. Schott, R.D. van der Weijden, L.H. Leal, G. Zeeman, C.N.J. Buisman, “Recovery of calcium phosphate granules from black water using a hybrid upflow anaerobic sludge bed and gas-lift reactor”, Environ. Res., vol. 178, p. 108671 (2019).

Dickhout, J.; R. Lammertink, W. de Vos, “Membrane Filtration of Anionic Surfactant Stabilized Emulsions: Effect of Ionic Strength on Fouling and Droplet Adhesion”, Colloids and Interfaces, vol. 3, no. 1, p. 9 (2019).

Dickhout, J.M.; E. Virga, R.G.H. Lammertink, W.M. de Vos, “Surfactant specific ionic strength effects on membrane fouling during produced water treatment”, J. Colloid Interface Sci., vol. 556, pp. 12–23 (2019).

Doornbusch, G.J.; M. Tedesco, J.W. Post, Z. Borneman, K. Nijmeijer, “Experimental investigation of multistage electrodialysis for seawater desalination”, Desalination, vol. 464, pp. 105–114 (2019).

Drusová, S.; W. Bakx, A.D. Wexler, H.L. Offerhaus, “Possibilities for Groundwater Flow Sensing with Fiber Bragg Grating Sensors”, Sensors, vol. 19, no. 7, p. 1730 (2019).

Drusová, S.; R.M. Wagterveld, A.D. Wexler, H.L. Offerhaus, “Dynamic Consolidation Measurements in a Well Field Using Fiber Bragg Grating Sensors”, Sensors, vol. 19, no. 20, p. 4403 (2019).

Fuchs, E.C.; G. Oudakker, M. Justinek, N. Dyer, J. Woisetschläger, K. Godines, M. Mäder, F.T. Freund, “Solar Eclipses and the Surface Properties of Water”, Earth. Moon. Planets, vol. 123, no. 1–2, pp. 15–43 (2019).

Fuchs, E.C.; D.R. Yntema, J. Woisetschläger, “Raman spectroscopy and shadowgraph visualization of excess protons in high-voltage electrolysis of pure water”, J. Phys. D. Appl. Phys., vol. 52, no. 36, p. 365302 (2019).

Geelen, C.V.C.; D.R. Yntema, J. Molenaar, K.J. Keesman, “Monitoring Support for Water Distribution Systems based on Pressure Sensor Data”, Water Resour. Manag., vol. 33, no. 10, pp. 3339–3353 (2019).

Griend, M.V. van de; L.L.F. Agostinho, E.C. Fuchs, N. Dyer, W. Loiskandl, “Consequences of the Integration of a Hyperbolic Funnel into a Showerhead for Droplets, Jet Break-Up Lengths, and Physical-Chemical Parameters”, Water, vol. 11, no. 12, p. 2446 (2019).

Hawks, S.A.; A. Ramachandran, S. Porada, P.G. Campbell, M.E. Suss, P.M. Biesheuvel, J.G. Santiago, M. Stadermann, “Performance metrics for the objective assessment of capacitive deionization systems”, Water Res., vol. 152, pp. 126–137 (2019).

Hernandez Delgadillo, H.; R. Loendersloot, D.R. Yntema, T. Tinga, R. Akkerman, “Steering the propagation direction of a non-linear acoustic wave in a solid material”, Ultrasonics, vol. 98, pp. 28–34 (2019).

Kandemir, M.H.; R.M. Wagterveld, D.R. Yntema, K.J. Keesman, “Selective Particle Filtering in a Large Acoustophoretic Serpentine Channel”, Sci. Rep., vol. 9, no. 1, p. 7156 (2019).

Kiragosyan, K.; J.B.M. Klok, K.J. Keesman, P. Roman, A.J.H. Janssen, “Development and validation of a physiologically based kinetic model for starting up and operation of the biological gas desulfurization process under haloalkaline conditions”, Water Res. X, vol. 4, p. 100035 (2019).

Kiragosyan, K.; P. van Veelen, S. Gupta, A. Tomaszewska-Porada, P. Roman, P.H.A. Timmers, “Development of quantitative PCR for the detection of Alkalilimnicola ehrlichii, Thioalkalivibrio sulfidiphilus and Thioalkalibacter halophilus in gas biodesulfurization processes”, AMB Express, vol. 9, no. 1, p. 99 (2019).

Kumar, P.S.; L. Korving, K.J. Keesman, M.C.M. van Loosdrecht, and G.-J. Witkamp, “Effect of pore size distribution and particle size of porous metal oxides on phosphate adsorption capacity and kinetics”, Chem. Eng. J., vol. 358, pp. 160–169 (2019).

Kumar, P.S.; L. Korving, M.C.M. van Loosdrecht, G.-J. Witkamp, “Adsorption as a technology to achieve ultra-low concentrations of phosphate: Research gaps and economic analysis,” Water Res. X, vol. 4, p. 100029 (2019).

Legrand, L.; O. Schaetzle, M. Tedesco, H.V.M. Hamelers, “Electrical energy from CO2 emissions by direct gas feeding in capacitive cells”, Electrochim. Acta, vol. 319, pp. 264–276 (2019).

Lei, Y.; M. Du, P. Kuntke, M. Saakes, R. van der Weijden, C.J.N. Buisman, “Energy Efficient Phosphorus Recovery by Microbial Electrolysis Cell Induced Calcium Phosphate Precipitation”, ACS Sustain. Chem. Eng., vol. 7, no. 9, pp. 8860–8867 (2019).

Lei, Y.; I. Hidayat, M. Saakes, R. van der Weijden, C.J.N. Buisman, “Fate of calcium, magnesium and inorganic carbon in electrochemical phosphorus recovery from domestic wastewater”, Chem. Eng. J., vol. 362, pp. 453–459 (2019).

Lei, Y.; S. Narsing, M. Saakes, R.D. van der Weijden, C.J.N. Buisman, “Calcium Carbonate Packed Electrochemical Precipitation Column: New Concept of Phosphate Removal and Recovery”, Environ. Sci. Technol., vol. 53, no. 18, pp. 10774–10780 (2019).

Lei, Y.; J.C. Remmers, M. Saakes, R.D. van der Weijden, C.J.N. Buisman, “Influence of Cell Configuration and Long-Term Operation on Electrochemical Phosphorus Recovery from Domestic Wastewater”, ACS Sustain. Chem. Eng., vol. 7, no. 7, pp. 7362–7368 (2019).

Lichtervelde, A.C.L. de; A. ter Heijne, H.V.M. Hamelers, P.M. Biesheuvel, J.E. Dykstra, “Theory of Ion and Electron Transport Coupled with Biochemical Conversions in an Electroactive Biofilm”, Phys. Rev. Appl., vol. 12, no. 1, p. 014018 (2019).

Luimstra, V.M.; J.M. Schuurmans, C.F.M. de Carvalho, H.C.P. Matthijs, K.J. Hellingwerf, J. Huisman, “Exploring the low photosynthetic efficiency of cyanobacteria in blue light using a mutant lacking phycobilisomes”, Photosynth. Res., vol. 141, no. 3, pp. 291–301 (2019).

Molenaar, S.D.; M. Elzinga, S.G. Willemse, T. Sleutels, A. ter Heijne, C.J.N. Buisman, “Comparison of Two Sustainable Counter Electrodes for Energy Storage in the Microbial Rechargeable Battery”, ChemElectroChem, vol. 6, no. 9, pp. 2464–2473 (2019).

Mubita, T.M.; J.E. Dykstra, P.M. Biesheuvel, A. van der Wal, S. Porada, “Selective adsorption of nitrate over chloride in microporous carbons”, Water Res., vol. 164, p. 114885 (2019).

Ni, G.; P. Harnawan, L. Seidel, A. Ter Heijne, T. Sleutels, C.J.N. Buisman, M. Dopson, “Haloalkaliphilic microorganisms assist sulfide removal in a microbial electrolysis cell”, J. Hazard. Mater., vol. 363, pp. 197–204 (2019).

Pallares-Vega, R.; H. Blaak, R. van der Plaats, A.M. de Roda Husman, L. Hernandez Leal, M.C.M. van Loosdrecht, D.G. Weissbrodt, H. Schmitt, “Determinants of presence and removal of antibiotic resistance genes during WWTP treatment: A cross-sectional study”, Water Res., vol. 161, pp. 319–328 (2019).

Paltrinieri, L; E. Huerta, T. Puts, W. van Baak, A.B. Verver, E.J.R. Sudhölter, L.C.P.M. de Smet, “Functionalized Anion-Exchange Membranes Facilitate Electrodialysis of Citrate and Phosphate from Model Dairy Wastewater”, Environ. Sci. Technol., vol. 53, no. 5, pp. 2396–2404 (2019).

Paltrinieri, L; K. Remmen, B. Müller, L. Chu, J. Köser, T. Wintgens, M. Wessling, L.C.P.M. de Smet, E.J.R. Sudhölter, “Improved phosphoric acid recovery from sewage sludge ash using layer-by-layer modified membranes”, J. Memb. Sci., vol. 587, p. 117162 (2019).

Pintossi, D.; M. Saakes, Z. Borneman, K. Nijmeijer, “Electrochemical impedance spectroscopy of a reverse electrodialysis stack: A new approach to monitoring fouling and cleaning”, J. Power Sources, vol. 444, p. 227302 (2019).

Porada, S.; H.V.M. Hamelers, P.M. Biesheuvel, ''Electrostatic cooling at electrolyte-electrolyte junctions'', Phys. Rev. Res. 1 (2019)

Prot, T.; V.H. Nguyen, P. Wilfert, A.I. Dugulan, K. Goubitz, D.J. De Ridder, L. Korving, P. Rem, A. Bouderbala, G.J. Witkamp, M.C.M. van Loosdrecht, “Magnetic separation and characterization of vivianite from digested sewage sludge”, Sep. Purif. Technol., vol. 224, pp. 564–579 (2019).

Ramasamy, D.L.; S. Porada, M. Sillanpää, “Marine algae: A promising resource for the selective recovery of scandium and rare earth elements from aqueous systems”, Chem. Eng. J., vol. 371, pp. 759–768 (2019).

Reitzel, K.; W.W. Bennett, N. Berger, W.J. Brownlie, S. Bruun, M.L. Christensen, D. Cordell, K. van Dijk, S. Egemose, H. Eigner, R.N. Glud, O. Grönfors, L. Hermann, S. Houot, M. Hupfer, B. Jacobs, L. Korving, C. Kjærgaard, H. Liimatainen, M.C.M. Van Loosdrecht, K.A. Macintosh, J. Magid, F. Maia, J. Martin-Ortega, J. McGrath, R. Meulepas, M. Murry, T.-S. Neset, G. Neumann, U.G. Nielsen, P.H. Nielsen, V. O’Flaherty, H. Qu, J. Santner, V. Seufert, B. Spears, L.C. Stringer, M. Stutter, P.H. Verburg, P. Wilfert, P.N. Williams, G.S. Metson, “New Training to Meet the Global Phosphorus Challenge”, Environ. Sci. Technol., vol. 53, no. 15, pp. 8479–8481 (2019).

Rijnaarts, T.; J. Moreno, M. Saakes, W.M. de Vos, K. Nijmeijer, “Role of anion exchange membrane fouling in reverse electrodialysis using natural feed waters”, Colloids Surfaces A Physicochem. Eng. Asp., vol. 560, pp. 198–204 (2019).

Rijnaarts, T.; D.M. Reurink, F. Radmanesh, W.M. de Vos, K. Nijmeijer, “Layer-by-layer coatings on ion exchange membranes: Effect of multilayer charge and hydration on monovalent ion selectivities”, J. Memb. Sci., vol. 570–571, pp. 513–521 (2019).

Rink, R. de; J.B.M. Klok, G.J. van Heeringen, D.Y. Sorokin, A. ter Heijne, R. Zeijlmaker, Y.M. Mos, V. de Wilde, K.J. Keesman, C.J.N. Buisman, “Increasing the Selectivity for Sulfur Formation in Biological Gas Desulfurization”, Environ. Sci. Technol., vol. 53, no. 8, pp. 4519–4527 (2019).

Rodríguez Arredondo, M.; P. Kuntke, A. ter Heijne, C.J.N. Buisman, “The concept of load ratio applied to bioelectrochemical systems for ammonia recovery”, J. Chem. Technol. Biotechnol., vol. 94, no. 6, pp. 2055–2061 (2019).

Roman, M.; L.H. Van Dijk, L. Gutierrez, M. Vanoppen, J.W. Post, B.A. Wols, E.R. Cornelissen, A.R.D. Verliefde, “Key physicochemical characteristics governing organic micropollutant adsorption and transport in ion-exchange membranes during reverse electrodialysis”, Desalination, vol. 468, p. 114084 (2019).

Shamu, A.; M. Dunnewold, H. Miedema, Z. Borneman, K. Nijmeijer, “Permeation of supercritical CO2 through dense polymeric membranes”, J. Supercrit. Fluids, vol. 144, pp. 63–70 (2019).

Shamu, A.; H. Miedema, Z. Borneman, K. Nijmeijer, “Dehydration of supercritical carbon dioxide using dense polymeric membranes: A techno-economical evaluation”, Sep. Purif. Technol., vol. 224, pp. 209–218 (2019).

Shamu, A.; H. Miedema, S.J. Metz, Z. Borneman, K. Nijmeijer, “Mass transfer studies on the dehydration of supercritical carbon dioxide using dense polymeric membranes”, Sep. Purif. Technol., vol. 209, pp. 229–237 (2019).

Sinclair, T.R.; A. Patil, B.G. Raza, D. Reurink, S.K. van den Hengel, S.A. Rutjes, A.M. de Roda Husman, H.D.W. Roesink, W.M. de Vos, “Cationically modified membranes using covalent layer-by-layer assembly for antiviral applications in drinking water”, J. Memb. Sci., vol. 570–571, pp. 494–503 (2019).

Singh, K.; S. Porada, H.D. de Gier, P. M. Biesheuvel, L.C.P.M. de Smet, “Timeline on the application of intercalation materials in Capacitive Deionization”, Desalination, vol. 455, pp. 115–134 (2019).

Sosa-Fernandez, P.A.; S.J. Miedema, H. Bruning, F.A.M. Leermakers, H.H.M. Rijnaarts, J.W. Post, “Influence of solution composition on fouling of anion exchange membranes desalinating polymer-flooding produced water”, J. Colloid Interface Sci., vol. 557, pp. 381–394 (2019).

Sosa-Fernandez, P.A.; J.W. Post, F.A.M. Leermakers, H.H.M. Rijnaarts, H. Bruning, “Removal of divalent ions from viscous polymer-flooding produced water and seawater via electrodialysis”, J. Memb. Sci., vol. 589, p. 117251 (2019).

Tamminga, G.G.; A.H. Paulitsch-Fuchs, G.J. Jansen, and G.-J.W. Euverink, “Development and validation of an alternative parameter for quantification of signals emitted by fluorescently labelled bacteria in microscopic images”, J. Microbiol. Methods, vol. 166, p. 105717 (2019).

Vaudevire, E.; F. Radmanesh, A. Kolkman, D. Vughs, E. Cornelissen, J. Post, W. van der Meer, “Fate and removal of trace pollutants from an anion exchange spent brine during the recovery process of natural organic matter and salts”, Water Res., vol. 154, pp. 34–44 (2019).

Verburg, I.; S. García-Cobos, L. Hernández Leal, K. Waar, A.W. Friedrich, H. Schmitt, “Abundance and Antimicrobial Resistance of Three Bacterial Species along a Complete Wastewater Pathway”, Microorganisms, vol. 7, no. 9, p. 312 (2019).

Virga, E.; J. de Grooth, K. Žvab, W.M. de Vos, “Stable Polyelectrolyte Multilayer-Based Hollow Fiber Nanofiltration Membranes for Produced Water Treatment,” ACS Appl. Polym. Mater., vol. 1, no. 8, pp. 2230–2239 (2019).

Vries, H.J. de; F. Beyer, M. Jarzembowska, J. Lipińska, P. van den Brink, A. Zwijnenburg, P.H.A. Timmers, A.J.M. Stams, C.M. Plugge, “Isolation and characterization of Sphingomonadaceae from fouled membranes”, npj Biofilms Microbiomes, vol. 5, no. 1, p. 6 (2019).

Wang, R.; P. Wilfert, I. Dugulan, K. Goubitz, L. Korving, G.-J. Witkamp, M.C.M. van Loosdrecht, “Fe(III) reduction and vivianite formation in activated sludge”, Sep. Purif. Technol., vol. 220, pp. 126–135 (2019).

Wexler, A.D.; E.C. Fuchs, J. Woisetschläger, G. Vitiello, “Electrically induced liquid–liquid phase transition in water at room temperature”, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., vol. 21, no. 34, pp. 18541–18550 (2019).

Willems, S.B.J.; A. Bunschoten, R.M. Wagterveld, F.W.B. van Leeuwen, A.H. Velders, “On-Flow Immobilization of Polystyrene Microspheres on β-Cyclodextrin-Patterned Silica Surfaces through Supramolecular Host–Guest Interactions”, ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, vol. 11, no. 39, pp. 36221–36231 (2019).

Willems, S.B.J.; L.M.I. Schijven, A. Bunschoten, F.W.B. van Leeuwen, A.H. Velders, V. Saggiomo, “Covalently bound monolayer patterns obtained by plasma etching on glass surfaces”, Chem. Commun., vol. 55, no. 53, pp. 7667–7670 (2019).

Ye, Y.; H. Bruning, W. Liu, H. Rijnaarts, D.R. Yntema, “Effect of dissolved natural organic matter on the photocatalytic micropollutant removal performance of TiO2 nanotube array,” J. Photochem. Photobiol. A Chem., vol. 371, pp. 216–222 (2019).

Zhang, L.; P.M. Biesheuvel, I.I. Ryzhkov, “Theory of Ion and Water Transport in Electron-Conducting Membrane Pores with p H-Dependent Chemical Charge”, Phys. Rev. Appl., vol. 12, no. 1, p. 014039 (2019).

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