Research Output

2020

Brittleness progression for short- and long-term aged asphalt binders with various levels of recycled binders

Ma, J., Singhvi, P., Ozer, H., Al-Qadi, I. L. & Sharma, B. K., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : International Journal of Pavement Engineering.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Effective delignification of lignocellulosic biomass by microwave assisted deep eutectic solvents

Kohli, K., Katuwal, S., Biswas, A. & Sharma, B. K., May 2020, In : Bioresource Technology. 303, 122897.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Effect of Chemical Composition of Bio- and Petroleum-Based Modifiers on Asphalt Binder Rheology

Singhvi, P., García Mainieri, J. J., Ozer, H., Sharma, B. K. & Al-Qadi, I. L., May 7 2020, In : Applied Sciences (Switzerland). 10, 9, 3249.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Hydrothermal Decomposition of Cobalt Hydroxide in Saturated Water Vapor

Dwivedi, A., Sharma, B. K., Rajagopalan, N. & Sinha, S., Jan 8 2020, In : Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research. 59, 1, p. 491-496 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Metallic Wastes into New Process Catalysts: Life Cycle and Environmental Benefits within Integrated Analyses Using Selected Case Histories

Archer, S. A., Murray, A. J., Omajali, J. B., Paterson-Beedle, M., Sharma, B. K., Wood, J. & Macaskie, L. E., Jan 1 2020, Flow Chemistry: Integrated Approaches for Practical Applications. Macaskie, L. E., Sapsford, D. J. & Mayes, W. M. (eds.). 63 ed. Royal Society of Chemistry, p. 315-342 28 p. (RSC Green Chemistry; vol. 2020-January, no. 63).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Phosphorus recovered from digestate by hydrothermal processes with struvite crystallization and its potential as a fertilizer.

Zhang, T., He, X., Deng, Y., Tsang, D. C. W., Jiang, R., Becker, G. C. & Kruse, A., 2020, In : The Science of the total environment. 698, p. 134240

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Photocatalytic Cleavage of β-O-4 Ether Bonds in Lignin over Ni/TiO2

Chen, C., Liu, P., Xia, H., Zhou, M., Zhao, J., Sharma, B. K. & Jiang, J., Apr 30 2020, In : Molecules. 25, 9

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Resistance Mechanisms of Biomodified Binders against Ultraviolet Exposure

Hosseinnezhad, S., Hung, A. M., Mousavi, M., Sharma, B. K. & Fini, E., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : ACS Sustainable Chemistry and Engineering.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Selective Hydrogenation of Phenol to Cyclohexanol over Ni/CNT in the Absence of External Hydrogen

Chen, C., Liu, P., Zhou, M., Sharma, B. K. & Jiang, J., Feb 14 2020, In : Energies. 13, 4, 846.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Utilizing bioaugmentation to improve performance of a two-phase AnMBR treating sewage sludge

Martin-Ryals, A. D., Schideman, L. C. & Ong, M., Apr 28 2020, In : Environmental Technology (United Kingdom). 41, 10, p. 1322-1336 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2019

A Brief Guide to Sustainability Planning for Libraries

Barnes, L. L., Nov 19 2019, Illinois Library Association.

Research output: Other contribution

Accelerated pre-coking of NiMo/Γ-Al2O3 catalyst: Effect on the hydroprocessing activity of vacuum residue

Kohli, K., Prajapati, R., Maity, S. K., Sau, M. & Sharma, B. K., Jan 1 2019, In : Fuel. 235, p. 437-447 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Analysis of toxic and essential elements in the blood and feathers of humboldt penguins (Spheniscus humboldti) at Punta San Juan, Peru

Adkesson, M. J., Levengood, J. M., Scott, J. W., Schaeffer, D. J., Panno, B., Langan, J. N., Cárdenas-Alayza, S. & James-Yi, S., Apr 2019, In : Journal of wildlife diseases. 55, 2, p. 438-443 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bio-based chemicals from renewable biomass for integrated biorefineries

Kohli, K., Prajapati, R. & Sharma, B. K., Jan 13 2019, In : Energies. 12, 2, 233.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access

Catalytic valorization of lignin to liquid fuels over solid acid catalyst assisted by microwave heating

Zhou, M., Sharma, B. K., Li, J., Zhao, J., Xu, J. & Jiang, J., Mar 1 2019, In : Fuel. 239, p. 239-244 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Characterization and thermal decomposition of demineralized wastewater algae biomass

Carpio, R. B., Zhang, Y., Kuo, C. T., Chen, W. T., Schideman, L. C. & de Leon, R. L., Mar 2019, In : Algal Research. 38, 101399.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Deactivation of a hydrotreating catalyst during hydroprocessing of synthetic crude by metal bearing compounds

Kohli, K., Prajapati, R., Maity, S. K., Sau, M. & Sharma, B. K., May 1 2019, In : Fuel. 243, p. 579-589 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Differential effects of ultraviolet radiation and oxidative aging on bio-modified binders

Hosseinnezhad, S., Zadshir, M., Yu, X., Yin, H., Sharma, B. K. & Fini, E., Sep 1 2019, In : Fuel. 251, p. 45-56 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fate and Transport of Manure Estrogenic Compounds During Integrated Treatment for Water Quality and Bioenergy Production

Schideman, L., Shin, Y. H., Plewa, M., Zhang, P., Scott, J. & Zhang, Y., May 1 2019, 2019 Emerging Contaminants in the Environment Conference (ECEC19).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Fate and transport of nitrapyrin in agroecosystems: Occurrence in agricultural soils, subsurface drains, and receiving streams in the Midwestern US

Woodward, E. E., Kolpin, D. W., Zheng, W., Holm, N. L., Meppelink, S. M., Terrio, P. J. & Hladik, M. L., Feb 10 2019, In : Science of the Total Environment. 650, p. 2830-2841 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Four Steps to Greener Purchasing

Barnes, L. L., Oct 14 2019, Illinois Library Association.

Research output: Other contribution

Hydrocracking of heavy crude/residues with waste plastic

Kohli, K., Prajapati, R., Maity, S. K. & Sharma, B. K., Jun 2019, In : Journal of Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis. 140, p. 179-187 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Improvement of diesel lubricity by chemically modified tung-oil-based fatty acid esters as additives

Liu, Z., Li, J., Knothe, G., Sharma, B. K. & Jiang, J., Jun 20 2019, In : Energy and Fuels. 33, 6, p. 5110-5115 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Libraries as Community Sustainability Leaders

Barnes, L. L., Dec 2 2019, Illinois Library Association.

Research output: Other contribution

Mercury Adsorption on Minerals and Its Effect on Microbial Methylation

Zhao, L., Li, Y., Zhang, L., Zheng, J., Pierce, E. M. & Gu, B., May 24 2019, In : ACS Earth and Space Chemistry. 3, 7, p. 1338-1345

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Microplastic Contamination in Karst Groundwater Systems

Panno, S. V., Kelly, W. R., Scott, J., Zheng, W., McNeish, R. E., Holm, N., Hoellein, T. J. & Baranski, E. L., Mar 1 2019, In : GroundWater. 57, 2, p. 189-196 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Microplastics Identification by Pyrolysis Gas Chromatography Mass Spectrometry (py-GCMS)

Scott, J., May 1 2019, 2019 Emerging Contaminants in the Environment Conference (ECEC19).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Novel low temperature thermochemical heat storage system

Dwivedi, A., Rajagopal, M., Ganguly, S., Sharma, B., Rajagopalan, N. & Sinha, S., Mar 31 2019, In : ACS National Meeting Book of Abstracts. 257

Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting Abstract

Planning for Solar PV End-of-Life Options

Holm, N. & Martin, J., 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Plastic Solid Waste (PSW) in the Context of Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) and Sustainable Management

Antelava, A., Damilos, S., Hafeez, S., Manos, G., Al-Salem, S. M., Sharma, B. K., Kohli, K. & Constantinou, A., Aug 15 2019, In : Environmental Management. 64, 2, p. 230-244 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Pollution Prevention Week, Libraries, and Sustainability

Barnes, L. L., Sep 16 2019, Illinois Library Association.

Research output: Other contribution

Pyrolysis biochar has negligible effects on soil greenhouse gas production, microbial communities, plant germination, and initial seedling growth

Meschewski, E., Holm, N., Sharma, B. K., Spokas, K., Minalt, N. & Kelly, J. J., Aug 2019, In : Chemosphere. 228, p. 565-576 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Six Steps to a More Efficient Building

Barnes, L. L., Sep 30 2019, Illinois Library Association.

Research output: Other contribution

Sustainability and Library Programming

Barnes, L. L., Oct 28 2019, Illinois Library Association.

Research output: Other contribution

Technology Diffusion and Pollution Prevention

Jacobson, D., Lindsey, T., Scrogum, J. & Barnes, L. L. (ed.), Aug 2019, Illinois Sustainable Technology Center. 43 p.

Research output: Book/ReportTechnical report

Ultrafine reverse micelle catalysts for slurry-phase residue hydrocracking

Prajapati, R., Kohli, K., Maity, S. K. & Sharma, B. K., Jan 1 2019, In : Catalysis Today.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Vertical Distribution of Microplastics in the Water Column and Surficial Sediment from the Milwaukee River Basin to Lake Michigan

Lenaker, P. L., Baldwin, A. K., Corsi, S. R., Mason, S. A., Reneau, P. C. & Scott, J. W., Nov 5 2019, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 53, 21, p. 12227-12237 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2018

Agricultural contamination impacts antibiotic resistance gene abundances in river bed sediment temporally

Beattie, R. E., Walsh, M., Cruz, M. C., McAliley, L. R., Dodgen, L., Zheng, W. & Hristova, K. R., 2018, In : FEMS Microbiology Ecology. 94, 9, p. fiy131

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A Review of Microwave Assisted Liquefaction of Lignin in Hydrogen Donor Solvents: Effect of Solvents and Catalysts

Zhou, M., Xu, J., Jiang, J. & Sharma, B. K., Nov 2018, In : Energies. 11, 11, en11112877.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Assessment of polychlorinated biphenyls, organochlorine pesticides, and polybrominated diphenyl ethers in the blood of humboldt penguins (Spheniscus humboldti) from the Punta San Juan Marine Protected Area, Peru

Adkesson, M. J., Levengood, J. M., Scott, J. W., Schaeffer, D. J., Langan, J. N., Cárdenas-Alayza, S., De La Puente, S., Majluf, P. & Yi, S., Apr 2018, In : Journal of wildlife diseases. 54, 2, p. 304-314 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biodegradable nano carbon-based smart filters for efficient remediation of pharmaceutical contaminants

Tripathi, I., Dodgen, L. K., Ostadhossein, F., Misra, S. K., Daza, E., Sharma, B. K., Zheng, W. & Pan, D., Jan 1 2018, In : Journal of Materials Chemistry A. 6, 45, p. 22951-22957 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Catalytic in Situ Hydrogenolysis of Lignin in Supercritical Ethanol: Effect of Phenol, Catalysts, and Reaction Temperature

Zhou, M., Sharma, B. K., Liu, P., Ye, J., Xu, J. & Jiang, J. C., May 7 2018, In : ACS Sustainable Chemistry and Engineering. 6, 5, p. 6867-6875 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chemistry of Nano-CarboScavengers allows dual method rehabilitation of petroleum contaminated water

Misra, S., Daza, E., Scott, J., Tripathi, I., Promisel, C., Sharma, B., Topczewski, J., Chaudhuri, S. & Pan, D., 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

From waste to resources: How to integrate recycling into the production cycle of plastics

Chandrasekaran, S. R. & Sharma, B. K., Jan 1 2018, Plastics to Energy: Fuel, Chemicals, and Sustainability Implications: Fuel, Chemicals, and Sustainability Implications. Al-Salem, S. M. (ed.). Elsevier, p. 345-364 20 p. (Plastics Design Library).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Fuel properties associated with catalytic conversion of plastics

Chandrasekaran, S. R. & Sharma, B. K., Jan 1 2018, Plastics to Energy: Fuel, Chemicals, and Sustainability Implications. Elsevier, p. 173-220 48 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter