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PEER-REVIEWED JOURNAL ARTICLES

(26) Byrne, D.M.; Lohman, H.A.C.; Cook, S.M.; Peters, G.M.; Guest, J.S. Life cycle assessment (LCA) of urban water infrastructure: Emerging approaches to balance objectives and inform comprehensive decision-making. Environmental Science: Water Research & Technology, In press.

 

(25) Byrne, D.M.; Grabowski, M.K.; Benitez, A.C.B.; Schmidt, A.R.; Guest, J.S. Evaluation of life cycle assessment (LCA) for roadway drainage systems. Environmental Science & Technology, In press.

 

(24) Bauza, V.; Guest, J.S. The effect of young children's feces disposal practices on child growth: Evidence from 34 countries. Tropical Medicine and Internal Health, In press.

 

(23) Gardner-Dale, D.A.; Bradley, I.M.; Guest, J.S. Influence of solids residence time and carbon storage on nitrogen and phosphorous recover by microalgae across diel cycles. Water Research, 2017, 121: 231-239.

 

(22) Hutchison, J.M.; Guest, J.S.; Zilles, J.L. Evaluating the development of biocatalytic technology for the targeted removal of perchlorate from drinking water. Environmental Science & Technology2017, 51(12): 7178-718.

 

(21) Bauza, V.; Ocharo, R.M.; Nguyen, T.H.; Guest, J.S. Soil ingestion is associated with child diarrhea in an urban slum of Nairobi, Kenya. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 2017, 96(3): 569-575. 

(20) Li, Y.; Leow, S.; Fedders, A.C.; Sharma, B.K.; Guest, J.S.; Strathmann, T.J. Quantitative multiphase model for hydrothermal liquefaction of algal biomass. Green Chemistry. 2017 19(4): 1163-1174.

 

(19) Dong, S., Li, J., Kim, M.H., Park, S.J., Eden, J.G., Guest, J.S., Nguyen, T.H. Human health trade-offs in the disinfection of wastewater for landscape irrigation: microplasma ozonation vs. chlorination. Environmental Science: Water Research & Technology, 2017, 3(1), 106-118.

(18) Bradley, I.M.; Pinto, A.J.; Guest, J.S. Design and evaluation of Illumina MiSeq-compatible, 18S rRNA gene-specific primers for improved characterization of mixed phototrophic communities. Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 2016, 82(19): 5878-5891.

(17) Shoener, B.D.; Zhong, C.; Greiner, A.D.; Khunjar, W.O.; Hong, P.-Y.; Guest, J.S. Design of anaerobic membrane bioreactors for valorization of dilute organic carbon waste streams. Energy & Environmental Science, 2016, 9: 1102-1112.

(16) Viswanathan, M.; Venugopal, S.; Minefee, I.; Mariñas, B.J.; Guest, J.S.; Bauza, V.; Valentino, L.; Kupaza, R.; Jones, M. A bottom-up approach to short-term immersion in subsistence marketplaces: Methodological and substantive lessons on poverty and the environment from Tanzania. Organization & Environment, March 10, 2016. DOI: 10.1177/1086026616633255

(15) Johnsen, D.; Emamipour, H.; Guest, J.S.; Rood, M. Environmental and economic assessment of electrothermal swing adsorption of air emissions from sheet-foam production compared to conventional abatement techniques. Environmental Science & Technology, 2016, 50: 1465-1472.

(14) Harb, M.; Xiong, Y.; Guest, J.S.; Amy, G. Hong, P. Differences in microbial communities and performance between suspended and attached growth anaerobic membrane bioreactors treating synthetic municipal wastewater. Environmental Science: Water Research & Technology, 2015, 1: 800-813.

(13) Pretel, R.; Shoener, B.D.; Ferrer, J.; Guest, J.S. Navigating Environmental, Economic, and Technological Trade-Offs in the Design and Operation of Submerged Anaerobic Membrane Bioreactors (AnMBRs). Water Research, 2015, 87: 531-541.

(12) Leow, S.; Witter, J.R.; Vardon, D.R.; Sharma, B.K.; Guest, J.S.; Strathmann, T.J. Prediction of microalgae hydrothermal liquefaction products from feedstock biochemical composition. Green Chemistry, 2015, 17: 3584-3599.

(11) Choe, J.K.; Bergquist, A.M.; Jeong, S.; Guest, J.S.; Werth, C.J.; Strathmann, T.J. Performance and life cycle environmental benefits of recycling spent ion exchange brines by catalytic treatment of nitrate. Water Research, 2015, 80: 267-280.

(10) Shoener, B.D.; Bradley, I.; Cusick, R.D.; Guest, J.S. Energy positive domestic wastewater treatment: The roles of anaerobic and phototrophic technologies. Environmental Science: Processes & Impacts, 2014, 16(6): 1204-1222. Invited contribution to Emerging Investigators Special Issue. 

(9) Corominas, Ll.; Foley, J.; Guest, J.S.; Hospido, A.; Larsen, H.F.; Morera, S.; Shaw, A. Life cycle assessment applied to wastewater treatment: State of the art. Water Research, 2013, 47(15), 5480-5492. 

(8) Choe, J.K.; Mehnert, M.; Guest, J.S.; Strathmann, T.J.; Werth, C.W. Comparative assessment of the environmental sustainability of existing and emerging perchlorate treatment technologies for drinking water. Environmental Science & Technology, 2013, 47(9), 4644-4652. 

(7) Guest, J.S.; van Loosdrecht, M.C.M.; Skerlos, S.J.; Love, N.G. A lumped pathway metabolic model of organic carbon accumulation and mobilization by the alga Chlamydomonas reinhardtii. Environmental Science & Technology, 2013, 47(7), 3258-3267. 

(6) Schoolman, E.D. †; Guest, J.S. †; Bush, K.F. †; Bell, A.R. † How interdisciplinary is sustainability research? Analyzing the structure of an emerging scientific field. Sustainability Science, 2012, 7(1), 67-80. 

(5) Lamp, J.L. †; Guest, J.S. †; Naha, S.; Radavich, K.A.; Love, N.G.; Ellis, M.W.; Puri, I.K. Flame synthesis of carbon nanostructures on stainless steel anodes for use in microbial fuel cells. Journal of Power Sources, 2011, 196(14), 5829-5834. 

(4) Guest, J.S.; Skerlos, S.J.; Daigger, G.T.; Corbett, J.R.E.; Love, N.G. The use of qualitative system dynamics to identify sustainability characteristics of decentralized wastewater management alternatives. Water Science and Technology, 2010, 61(6), 1637-1644. 

(3) Aruguete, D.M.; Guest, J.S.; Yu, W.W.; Love, N.G.; Hochella, Jr., M.F. Interaction of CdSe/CdS core-shell quantum dots and Pseudomonas aeruginosa. Environmental Chemistry, 2010, 7(1), 28-35. 

(2) Guest, J.S.; Skerlos, S.J.; Barnard, J.L.; Beck, M.B.; Daigger, G.T.; Hilger, H.; Jackson, S.J.; Karvazy, K.; Kelly, L.; Macpherson, L.; Mihelcic, J.R.; Pramanik, A.; Raskin, L.; van Loosdrecht, M.C.M.; Yeh, D.; Love, N.G. A new planning and design paradigm to achieve sustainable resource recovery from wastewater. Environmental Science & Technology. 2009, 43(16), 6126-6130. 

(1) Pinto, A.J.; Guest, J.S.; Love, N.G.; Shaw, A.; Fairey, A.W.; Iler, P.L.; Earle, J.K.; Shellenbarger, D.; Barker, D. Testing corrective action strategies to mitigate toxic shock events for nutrient removal systems. Water Practice. 2007, 1(5), 1-11. 

† These authors contributed equally to this work. 

EDITORIALS/VIEWPOINTS
(1) Boltz, J.P.; Daigger, G.T.; Guest, J.S.; Jenkins, D.; Love, N.G.; Schuler, A.J.; West, R.; Wilson, A. Pipeline to the future: critical success factors in attracting, developing, and retaining your future water quality leaders. Water Environment Research. 2007, 79(11), 2251-2252. 

(2) Hao, X.; Batstone, D.; Guest, J.S. Carbon neutrality: An achievable goal for sustainable wastewater treatment plants. Water Research, 2015, 87: 413-415.

CONFERENCE PAPERS (presenter underlined)
(8) Corominas, L.; Foley, J.; Guest, J.S.; Hospido, A.; Larsen, H.F.; Shaw, A. (Paper) Towards a standard method for life cycle assessments (LCA) of wastewater treatment. Proceedings of the 8th IWA Symposium on Systems Analysis and Integrated Assessment (WATERMATEX), San Sebastián, Spain, June 20-22, 2011. 

(7) Guest, J.S.; Cook, S.M.; Skerlos, S.J.; Love, N.G. (Paper) A methodology to assess the environmental impacts of upgrading wastewater infrastructure: a case study to evaluate energy recovery from black water. Proceedings of the 82nd Annual Water Environment Federation Technical Exhibition and Conference (WEFTEC), Orlando, FL, October 10-14, 2009. 

(6) Cook, S.M.; Guest, J.S.; Skerlos, S.J.; Love, N.G. (Paper) Environmental characteristics of different energy recovery systems from the management of sewage sludge and food waste. Proceedings of the IWA Sustainable Management of Water & Wastewater Sludges Conference, Harbin, China, August 8-11, 2009. 

(5) Guest, J.S.; Skerlos, S.J.; Daigger, G.T.; Corbett, J.R.E.; Love, N.G. (Paper) The use of qualitative system dynamics to identify sustainability characteristics of decentralised wastewater management alternatives. IWA Leading Edge Conference on Water and Wastewater Technologies, Singapore, June 24, 2009. 

(4) Loh, K.J.; Guest, J.S.; Ho, G.; Lynch, J.P.; Love, N.G. (Paper) Layer-by-layer carbon nanotube bio-templates for in situ monitoring of the metabolic activity of nitrifying bacteria. Proceedings of SPIE – Smart Structures and Materials & Nondestructive Evaluation and Health Monitoring, San Diego, CA, March 8-12, 2009.

(3) Guest, J.S.; Pinto, A.J.; Love, N.G.; Shaw, A. (Paper) Corrective action strategies during toxic shock events at enhanced biological phosphorus removal wastewater treatment plants. Proceedings of the 80th Annual Water Environment Federation Technical Exhibition and Conference (WEFTEC), San Diego, CA, October 13-17, 2007.  

(2) Pinto, A.J.; Guest, J.S.; Love, N.G.; Shaw, A. (Paper) Elucidating the importance of contaminant specific corrective action strategies for wastewater treatment plants during toxic shocks. Proceedings of the 80th Annual Water Environment Federation Technical Exhibition and Conference (WEFTEC), San Diego, CA, October 13-17, 2007. 

(1) Pinto, A.J.; Guest, J.S.; Love, N.G.; Shaw, A. (Paper) Process control at nutrient removal wastewater treatment plants during toxic shock events. Proceedings of the 2007 IWA Nutrient Removal Conference, Baltimore, MD, March 5-7, 2007. 

CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS & POSTERS (presenter underlined)
(25) Carrera, J.S.*; Guest, J.S. (Poster) Re-envisioning Sustainable Design: The Role of Local Experiences in Sanitation Technology Development. Environmental Engineering and Science Program Annual Symposium. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Champaign, IL, April 5, 2013. 

(24) Zhong, C.*; Guest, J.S. (Poster) Life cycle assessment (LCA) and performance benchmarking of anaerobic membrane bioreactors (anMBRs) for wastewater treatment. Environmental Engineering and Science Program Annual Symposium. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Champaign, IL, April 5, 2013. 

(23) Leow, S.; Bradley, I.*; Vardon, D.R.; Sharma, B.K.; Guest, J.S.; Strathmann, T.J. (Poster) Microalgae biofuels: Influence of varying cell composition on liquid fuel yield and quality. Environmental Engineering and Science Program Annual Symposium. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Champaign, IL, April 5, 2013. 

(22) Tenorio, R.; Bradley, I.*; Guest, J.S.; Strathmann, T.J. (Poster) Reactive oxygen species generation by algae-induced processes in engineered algal reactor systems. Environmental Engineering and Science Program Annual Symposium. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Champaign, IL, April 5, 2013. 

(21) Carrera, J.S.*; Guest, J.S. (Presentation) Engineered poverty – An analysis of engineering approaches to sanitation conditions in the United States and Tanzania. Dimensions of Political Ecology: Conference on Nature/Society. University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, February 28-March 3, 2013. 

(20) Allen, S.*; Guest, J.S. (Poster) Precipitation control, pH variation, and dehydration methods for onsite treatment of human excrement: dry sanitation technology development for sub-Saharan Africa. Illinois Water Conference, Urbana, IL, September 24-25, 2012. 

(19) Allen, S.*; Guest, J.S. (Presentation) Precipitation control, pH variation, and dehydration methods for onsite treatment of human excrement: dry sanitation technology development for sub-Saharan Africa. WaterCAMPWS REU Symposium, Urbana, IL, August 9, 2012. 

(18) Corominas, L.; Foley, J.; Guest, J.S.; Hospido, A.; Larsen, H.F.; Shaw, A. (Poster) IWA working group for life cycle assessment of water and wastewater treatment. IWA EcoTechnologies for Wastewater Treatment, Santiago de Compostela, Spain, June 25-27, 2012. 

(17) Guest, J.S.; Love, N.G.; Snowling, S.; Bott, C.B.; Daigger, G.T.; Skerlos, S.J. (Presentation) Quantitative sustainable design of wastewater treatment plants: balancing economic, engineering, and life cycle environmental impact considerations in process selection. 84th Annual Water Environment Federation Technical Exhibition and Conference (WEFTEC), Los Angeles, CA, October 17-19, 2011. 

(16) Guest, J.S.; Love, N.G.; Snowling, S.; Bott, C.B.; Daigger, G.T.; Skerlos, S.J. (Presentation) Quantitative sustainable design of wastewater infrastructure. Association of Environmental Engineering and Science Professors, Tampa, FL, July 11, 2011. 

(15) Guest, J.S.; Skerlos, S.J.; Love, N.G. (Presentation) Quantitative sustainable design of wastewater treatment plants. Engineering Sustainability 2011, Pittsburgh, PA, April 10-12, 2011. 

(14) Guest, J.S.; Skerlos, S.J.; Love, N.G. (Presentation) Quantitative sustainable design of wastewater treatment plants. The 2011 Borchardt Conference: A Seminar on Advancements in Water and Wastewater, Ann Arbor, MI, February 24, 2011. 

(13) Love, N.G.; Guest, J.S.; Skerlos, S.J. (Presentation) The pursuit of sustainable water & wastewater systems: the role of wastewater as a renewable resource. IWA Leading Edge Conference on Water and Wastewater Technologies, Phoenix, AZ, June 3, 2010. 

(12) Guest, J.S.; Skerlos, S.J.; Love, N.G. (Poster) An optimization methodology for elucidating locality-specific sustainability trade-offs in wastewater treatment plant process selection. IWA Leading Edge Conference on Water and Wastewater Technologies, Phoenix, AZ, June 2, 2010. 

(11) Guest, J.S.; Skerlos, S.J.; Daigger, G.T.; Love, N.G. (Poster) A new planning and design paradigm to achieve sustainable resource recovery from wastewater. Association of Environmental Engineering and Science Professors, Iowa City, IA, July 26-29, 2009. 

(10) Pinto, A.J.; Guest, J.S.; Roots, R.; Love, N.G.; Skerlos, S.J. (Presentation) A project-based active learning framework to introduce freshman engineering students to sustainable waste management and waste-to-energy technologies. Association of Environmental Engineering and Science Professors, Iowa City, IA, July 27, 2009. 

(9) Cook, S.M.; Guest, J.S.; Christianson, M.G.; Love, N.G.; Skerlos, S.J. (Presentation) Energy Recovery from Wastewater: Evaluation of Resource Management Alternatives for Appropriate and Environmentally Sustainable Energy Production. Engineering Sustainability 2009, Pittsburgh, PA, April 21, 2009. 

(8) Guest, J.S.; Love, N.G. (Presentation) Development of a Nitrifying Microbial Fuel Cell for Sustainable Wastewater Treatment. The 2008 Borchardt Conference: A Seminar on Advancements in Water and Wastewater, Ann Arbor, MI, February 28, 2008. 

(7) Guest, J.S.; Pinto, A.J.; Love, N.G.; Shaw, A. (Presentation) Corrective action strategies for enhanced biological phosphorus removal wastewater treatment plants during short-term and prolonged toxic shock events. Virginia American Water Works Association and Virginia Water Environment Association Water Joint Annual Meeting 2007 (Water JAM), Hampton, VA, September 19, 2007. Awarded Best Student Paper 

(6) Pinto, A.J.; Hardin, S.C.; Guest, J.S.; Love, N.G.; Shaw, A. (Presentation) Elucidating the importance of contaminant specific corrective action strategies for wastewater treatment plants during toxic shocks. Virginia American Water Works Association and Virginia Water Environment Association Water Joint Annual Meeting 2007 (Water JAM), Hampton, VA, September 18, 2007. 

(5) Beck, J.L.; Guest, J.S.; Johnson, H.; Kelly, C. (Presentation) Evaluation of the New Kent County Parham Landing Wastewater Treatment Facility for expansion and upgrading. Virginia Water Environment Association Annual Meeting, Roanoke, VA, May 2, 2006. First Place – Student Design Competition 

(4) Aruguete, D.M.; Guest, J.S.; Shrout, J. D.; Love, N. G.; Hochella, Jr., M. F. (Poster) Bacteria quantum dot interactions and their environmental implications. Environmental Nanoparticles: Science, Ethics and Policy, University of Delaware, Newark, DE, November 10, 2008. 

(3) Aruguete, D.M.; Guest, J.S.; Shrout, J.D.; Love, N.G.; Hochella, Jr., M.F. (Poster) Bacterial physiology and viability in the presence of quantum dot nanoparticles: towards an environmental perspective. American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA, December 10, 2007. 

(2) Guest, J.S.; Naha, S.; Frey, R.; Sole, J.D.; Love, N.G.; Puri, I.K.; Ellis, M.W. (Poster) Development of a nitrifying microbial fuel cell for sustainable wastewater treatment. Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University Deans’ Forum on the Environment, Blacksburg, VA, February 26, 2007. Awarded Best Student Poster – Environmental Technologies Category 

(1) Guest, J.S.; DiStefano, T.D. (Poster) pH adjustment of residual solids – possible measures to reduce odor potential of residual solids from anaerobic reactors degrading food waste. Bucknell Engineering Research Symposium, Lewisburg, PA, October 22, 2003. 

PEER-REVIEWED REPORTS
(2) Ellis, M.W.; Love, N.G.; Puri, I.K.; Lamp, J.L.; Guest, J.S.; Naha, S. (2010) Development of a microbial fuel cell for sustainable wastewater treatment. Water Environment Research Foundation. Project number: U1R06. 

(1) Love, N.G.; Pinto, A.J.; Guest, J.S.; Hardin, S.C.; Shaw, A. (2009) Determining and assessing corrective action strategies for treatment plants exposed to chemical toxins. Water Environment Research Foundation. Project number: 04-CTS-11S.