Naresh Singhal

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Publications in scientific journals


  1. van der Hoek, J. P., Bertelkamp, C., Verliefde, A. R. D., and Singhal, N. 2014 Drinking water treatment technologies in Europe: state of the art–challenges–research needs. Journal of Water Supply: Research and Technology—AQUA 63:124-130

  2. Bertelkamp, C., Reungoat, J., Cornelissen, E. R., Singhal, N., Reynisson, J., Cabo, A. J., van der Hoek, J. P. and Verliefde, A. R. D. 2014 Sorption and biodegradation of organic micropollutants during river bank filtration: A laboratory column study. Water Research 52: 231-241

  3. Jho, E. H., Shin, D., Turner, S. J., and Singhal, N. 2014 Effect of Fenton reagent shock and recovery periods on anaerobic microbial community structure and degradation of chlorinated aliphatics. Biodegradation 25: 253-264


  4. Johnson, A.C. and Singhal, N. 2013 Influence of chelation on Cu distribution and barriers to translocation in lolium perenne. Environmental Science and Technology 47: 7688-7695

  5. Feng, W., Swift, S. and Singhal, N. 2013 Effects of surfactants on cell surface tension parameters and hydrophobicity of Pseudomonas putida 852 and Rhodococcus erythropolis 3586. Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces 105: 43-50.

  6. Kayser, C., Larkin, t. and Singhal N. 2013 Closure to "enhancement of the shear strength of wastewater residuals using industrial waste By-products". Journal of Environmental Engineering 139: 315-316


  7. Han, J., Liu, Y., Singhal, N., Wang, L. and Gao, W. 2012 Comparative photocatalytic degradation of estrone in water by ZnO and TiO2 under artificial UVA and solar irradiation. Chemical Engineering Journal 123: 150-162

  8. Chen, J.L., Ravindran, S., Swift, S., Wright, L.J. and Singhal, N. 2012 Catalytic oxidative degradation of 17 α-ethinylestradiol by Fe III-TAML/H 2 O 2: Estrogenicities of the products of partial, and extensive oxidation. Water research 46: 6309-6318

  9. Hewitt, B.M., Singhal, N., Elliot, R.G., Chen, A.Y.H., Kuo, J.Y.C., Vanholsbeeck, F. and Swift, S. 2012 Novel fiber optic detection method for in situ analysis of fluorescently labeled biosensor organisms. Environmental Science and Technology 46: 5414-5421

  10. Jho, E.H., Singhal, N. and Turner, S. 2012 Tetrachloroethylene and hexachloroethane degradation in Fe (III) and Fe (III)–citrate catalyzed Fenton systems. Journal of Chemical Technology and Biotechnology 87: 1179-1186

  11. Bertelkamp, C., Reungoat, J., Botton, S., Cornelissen, E., Ghadiri, E. De Jonge, M., Singhal, N., Van der Hoek, J.P. and Verliefde, A.R.D. 2012 Transformation of organic micropollutants during river bank filtration: laboratory versus field data. Water Pract. Technol 7:

  12. Bae, Y., Kim, D., Cho, H.H., Singhal, N. and Park J.W. 2012 Transformation impacts of dissolved and solid phase Fe (II) on trichloroethylene (TCE) reduction in an iron-reducing bacteria (IRB) mixed column system: A mathematical model. Water Research 46: 6391-6398.


  13. Gunawardana, B., Singhal, N. and Johnson, A. 2011 Effects of amendments on copper, cadmium, and lead phytoextraction by Lolium perenne from multiple-metal contaminated solution. International Journal of Phytoremediation 13: 215-232

  14. Kayser, C. Larkin, T. and Singhal, N. 2011 Enhancement of the shear strength of wastewater residuals using industrial waste by-products. Journal of Environmental Engineering 137: 1002-101

  15. Song, Y., Swift, S., Swedlund, P.J. and Singhal, N. 2011 Cadmium (II) distribution in complex aquatic systems containing ferrihydrite, bacteria and an organic ligand: The effect of bioactivity. Applied Geochemistry 26: 898-906


  16. Gottfried, A., Singhal, N, Elliot, R. and Swift, S. 2010 The role of salicylate and biosurfactant in inducing phenanthrene degradation in batch soil slurries. Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology 86: 1563-1571

  17. Gunawardana, B., Singhal, N. and Johnson, A. 2010 Amendments and their combined application for enhanced copper, cadmium, lead uptake by Lolium perenne. Plant and Soil 329: 283-294

  18. Jho, E.H., Singhal, N. and Turner, S. 2010 Fenton degradation of tetrachloroethene and hexachloroethane in Fe (II) catalyzed systems. Journal of Hazardous Materials 184: 234-240

  19. Elliot, R., Singhal, N. and Swift, S. 2010 Surfactants and bacterial bioremediation of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon contaminated soil—unlocking the targets. Critical Reviews in Environmental Science and Technology 41: 78-124

  20. Shams, D., Singhal, N., Elefsiniotis, P. and Johnson, A. 2010 Treatment of farm dairy effluent with hybrid upflow multilayer bioreactor and activated sludge module. IWA Publishing 61: 1683-1690


  21. Feng, W., Singhal, N and Swift, S. 2009 Drainage mechanism of microbubble dispersion and factors influencing its stability. Journal of Colloid and Interface Science 337: 548-554

  22. Johnson, A., Gunawardana, B. and Singhal, N. 2009 Amendments for enhancing copper uptake by Brassica juncea and Lolium perenne from solution. International Journal of Phytoremediation 11: 215-234

  23. Song, Y., Swedlund, P.J., Singhal, N. and Swift, S. 2009. Cadmium (II) speciation in complex aquatic systems: a study with ferrihydrite, bacteria, and an organic ligand. Environmental Science and Technology 43: 7430-7436


  24. Celis, E., Elefsiniotis, P. and Singhal, N. 2008 Biodegradation of agricultural herbicides in sequencing batch reactors under aerobic or anaerobic conditions. Water Research 42: 3218-3224

  25. Song, Y., Swedlund, P.J. and Singhal, N. 2008 Copper (II) and cadmium (II) sorption onto ferrihydrite in the presence of phthalic acid: some properties of the ternary complex. Environmental Science and Technology 42: 4008-4013

  26. Singhal, N. and Islam, J. 2008 One-dimensional model for biogeochemical interactions and permeability reduction in soils during leachate permeation. Journal of Contaminant Hydrology 96: 32-47

  27. Singhal, N, Elefsiniotis, T., Weeraratne, N. and Johnson, A. 2008. Sediment retention by alternative filtration media configurations in stormwater treatment. Water, Air, and Soil Pollution 187: 173-180

  28. Song, Y., Singhal, N., Swedlund, P. and Swift, S. 2008 Modeling Cd 2+ sorption onto ferrihydrite in the presence of phthalic acid. IWA Publishing 58: 2373-2379


  29. Shin, H.Y., Singhal, N. and Park, J.W. 2007 Regeneration of iron for trichloroethylene reduction by Shewanella alga BrY. Chemosphere 68: 1129-1134

  30. Singhal, N., Jaffé, P., Maier, W. and Jho, E.H. 2007 The opposing effects of bacterial activity and gas production on anaerobic TCE degradation in soil columns. Chemosphere 69: 1790-1797


  31. Chin, H., Elefsiniotis, P. and Singhal, N. 2005 Biodegradation of 2, 4-dicholophenoxyacetic acid using an acidogenic anaerobic sequencing batch reactor. Journal of Environmental Engineering and Science 4: 57-63


  32. Islam, J. and Singhal, N. 2004 A laboratory study of landfill-leachate transport in soils. Water Research 38: 2035-2042


  33. Islam, J. and Singhal, N. 2002 A one-dimensional reactive multi-component landfill leachate transport model. Environmental Modelling and Software 17: 531-543


  34. Islam, J., Singhal, N. and O'Sullivan, M. 2001 Modeling biogeochemical processes in leachate-contaminated soils: a review. Transport in Porous Media 43: 407-440


  35. Singhal, N. and Roy, D. 1988 Modeling kinetics of 2, 4-D degradation by two new Pseudomonas isolates. The Chemical Engineering Journal 39: B37-B45

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