engg refereed publications 2010-11

Publications by Engineering Graduate Students
and Recent Ph.D. Graduates
* Denotes Temple Engineering graduate student or recent graduate of Temple’s Engineering
*Abdollahi-Nasab, A., Boufadel, M.C., Li, H., & Weaver, J.W. (2010). Saltwater flushing by
freshwater in a laboratory beach. Journal of Hydrology, 386:1-12.
*Bobo, A., Li, H., & Boufadel, M.C. (accepted). Groundwater flow in a tidally influenced gravel
beach in Prince William Sound, Alaska. Journal of Hydrologic Engineering.
Boufadel, M.C., & *Bobo, A. (2011). High pressure delivery of tracer simulating nutrients for the
bioremediation of the Exxon Valdez oil spill. Groundwater Monitoring and Remediation,
31(1), 59-67.
Boufadel, M.C., *Bobo, A., & *Xia, Y. (in press). Feasibility of deep nutrients delivery into a Prince
William Sound beach for the bioremediation of the Exxon Valdez oil spill. Ground Water
Monitoring and Remediation.
Boufadel, M.C., *Sharifi, Y., *Van Aken, B., Wrenn, B.A., & Lee, K. (2010). Nutrient and oxygen
concentrations within the sediments of an Alaskan beach polluted with the Exxon Valdez
oil spill. Environmental Science and Technology, 44(19), 7418–7424.
Boufadel, M.C., *Xia, Y., & Li, H. (in press). Modeling solute transport and transient seepage in a
laboratory beach under tidal influence. Environmental Modeling Software.
*Guo, Q., Li, H., Boufadel, M.C., & *Sharifi, Y. (2010). Hydrodynamics in a gravel beach and its
impact on the Exxon Valdez oil spill. Journal of Geophysical Research, Oceans, 115,
C12077, DOI 10.1029/2010JC006169.
Khoury, N., Brooks, R., & *Yada, D. (accepted). Modeling resilient modulus hysteretic behavior
with moisture variation. International Journal of Geomechanics.
Khoury, N., *Yada, D., *Al-Bihani, J., Abousleiman, Y., & Khoury, C. (2011). Plastic waste as an
effective stormwater best management practice. Proceedings of the GeoFrontiers 2011,
Dallas, TX.
Patel, A., & Serrano, S.E. (2011). Decomposition solution of multidimensional groundwater equations.
Journal of Hydrology, 397:202-2109. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jhydrol.2010.11.032.
*Sharifi, Y., Van Aken, B., & Boufadel, M.C. (2010). The effect of pore water chemistry on the
biodegradation of the Exxon Valdez oil spill. Journal of Water Quality, Exposure and
Health, DOI 10.1007/s12403-010-0033-4.
Van Aken, B., & *Bhalla, R. (in press). Microbial degradation of polychlorinated biphenyls. In M.
Butler, C. Webb, A. Moreira, B. Grodzinski, Z.F. Cui, & S. Agathos (Eds.), Comprehensive
biotechnology, Chapter 378, 2nd Edition. Elsevier.
Van Aken, B., *Tehrani, R., & Schnoor, L.J. (in press). Endophyte-assisted phytoremediation of
explosives in poplar trees by Methylobacterium populi BJ001. In C.A. Frank & A.M. Pirttila
(Eds.), Endophytes of forest trees: Biology and applications, 2nd Edition. Springer.
*Wei, Z., & Boufadel, M.C. (2010). Pool effects on longitudinal dispersion in streams and rivers.
Journal of Water Resources and Protection, DOI 10.4236/jwarp.2010.211114, pp. 960-971.
*Xia, Y., & Boufadel, M.C. (in press). Beach geomorphic factors for the persistence of subsurface
oil from the Exxon Valdez spill in Alaska. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment.
*Xia, Y., Li, H., & Boufadel, M.C. (2010). Factors affecting the persistence of the Exxon Valdez oil
on a shallow bedrock beach. Water Resources Research, 46, W10528, DOI