Publications

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110. Akanbi, M.O.; Hernandez, L.M.; Mobarok, M.H.; Veinot, J.G.C.; Tufenkji, N. “QCM-D and NanoTweezer Measurements to Characterize the Effect of Soil Cellulase on the Deposition Behaviour of PEG-coated TiO2 Nanoparticles in Model Subsurface Environments” Environmental Science: Nano, 2018, in press.

109. Ma, W.; Panecka, M.; Tufenkji, N.; Rahaman, M. S.* “Bacteriophage-based strategies for biofouling control in ultrafiltration: in situ biofouling mitigation, biocidal additives and biofilm cleanser” Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, 2018, 523, 254-265.

108. Yousefi, N.; Wong, K.K.W.; Hosseinidoust, Z.; Sorensen, H.O.; Bruns, S.; Zheng, Y.; Tufenkji, N.* “Hierarchically Porous, Ultra-strong Reduced Graphene Oxide-Cellulose Nanocrystal Sponges for Exceptional Adsorption of Water Contaminants” Nanoscale, 2018, 10, 7171–7184.

107. Asadishad, B.; Chahal, S.; Akbari, A.; Cianciarelli, V.; Azodi, M.; Ghoshal, S.; Tufenkji, N.* “Amendment of Agricultural Soil with Metal Nanoparticles: Effects on Soil Enzyme Activity and Microbial Community Composition” Environmental Science and Technology, 2018, 52, 1908-1918.

106. Alimi, O.; Farner, J.; Hernandez, L.; Tufenkji, N.* “Microplastics and Nanoplastics in Aquatic Environments: Aggregation, Deposition, and Enhanced Contaminant Transport” Environmental Science and Technology, 2018, 52, 1704-1724.

105. Lin, N.; Berton, P.; Moraes, C.; Rogers, R.; Tufenkji, N.* “Nanodarts, nanoblades, and nanospikes: Mechano-bactericidal nanostructures and where to find them” Advances in Colloids and Interface Science, 2018, DOI information: 10.1016/j.cis.2017.12.007, 252, 55-68.

104. Ghasemian, S.; Asadishad, B.; Omanovic, S.; Tufenkji, N.* “Electrochemical Disinfection of Bacteria-Laden Water Using Antimony-Doped Tin-Tungsten-Oxide Electrodes” Water Research, 2017, 126, 299–307.

103. Wong, K.K.W.; Olsson, A.L.J.; Asadishad, B.; van der Bruggen, B.; Tufenkji, N.* "Role of Cell Appendages in Initial Attachment and Stability of E. coli on Silica Monitored by Nondestructive TIRF Microscopy" Langmuir, 2017, 33, 4066-4075.

102. Hernandez, L.; Yousefi, N.; Tufenkji, N. "Are there nanoplastics in your personal care products?" Environmental Science and Technology Letters, 2017, 4, 280-285.

101. Azimzada, A.; Tufenkji, N.; Wilkinson, K.J. “Transformations of Silver Nanoparticles in Wastewater Effluents: Links to Ag Bioavailability” Environmental Science: Nano, 2017, 4, 1328-1338.

100. Mitzel, M.; Lin, N.; Whalen, J.K.; Tufenkji, N. “Chlamydomonas reinhardtii displays aversive swimming response to silver nanoparticles” Environmental Science: Nano, 2017, 4, 1339-1349.

99. Asadishad, B.; Chahal, S.; Cianciarelli, V.; Zhou, K.; Tufenkji, N. “Effect of Engineered Nanoparticles on Extracellular Nutrient-Cycling Enzyme Activity and Bacterial Community in Soil Slurries: Role of Nanoparticle Size and Surface Coating” Environmental Science: Nano, 2017, 4, 907-918.

98. Petosa, A. R.; Rajput, F.; Selvam, O.; Ohl, C.; Tufenkji, N. “Assessing the Transport Potential of Polymeric Nanocapsules Developed for Crop Protection” Water Research, 2017, 111, 10-17.

97. Vinches, L.; Zemzem, M.; Peyrot, C.; Hallé, S.; Wilkinson, K.J.; Tufenkji, N. “An improved experimental methodology to evaluate the effectiveness of protective gloves against nanoparticles in suspension” Journal of Occupational and Environmental Hygiene, 2017, in press.

96. Yousefi, N.; Tufenkji, N. “Probing the interaction between nanoparticles and lipid membranes by quartz crystal microbalance with dissipation monitoring” Frontiers in Chemistry, 2016, DOI: 10.3389/fchem.2016.00046.

95. Hosseinidoust, Z.; Basnet, M.; van de Ven, T.; Tufenkji, N. “One-pot Green Synthesis of Anisotropic Silver Nanoplates” Environmental Science: Nano, 2016, DOI: 10.1039/c6en00112b.

94. Maisuria, V. B.; Lopez-de Los Santos, Y., Tufenkji, N.*, Déziel, E.* “Cranberry-derived proanthocyanidins impair virulence and inhibit quorum sensing of Pseudomonas aeruginosa” Scientific Reports, 2016, doi:10.1038/srep30169.

93. Olsson, A.L.J.; Wargenau, A.; Tufenkji, N.* “Optimizing Bacteriophage Surface Densities for Bacterial Capture and Sensing in QCM-D” ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, 2016, 8(22), 13698-13706.

92. Yousefi, N.; Wargenau, A.; Tufenkji, N.* “Toward More Free-Floating Model Cell Membranes: Method Development and Application to Their Interaction with Nanoparticles” ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, 2016, 8(23), 14339-14348.

91. Vinches, L.*; Zemzem, M.; Peyrot, C.; Hallé, S.; Wilkinson, K.J.; Tufenkji, N. “Effectiveness of Protective Gloves against Engineered Nanoparticles: Difficulties in Evaluation” International Journal of Theoretical and Applied Nanotechnology, 2016, 4, 9-16.

90. Ma, W.; Soroush, A.; Luong, T. V. A.; Brenna, G.; Rahaman, M. S.*; Asadishad, B.; Tufenkji, N. “Spray- and Spin-Assisted Layer-by-Layer Assembly of Copper Nanoparticles on Thin-Film Composite Reverse Osmosis Membrane for Biofouling Mitigation” Water Res., 2016, 99, 188-199.

89. O’May, C.; Amzallag, O.; Bechir, K.; Tufenkji, N.* “Cranberry derivatives enhance biofilm formation and transiently impair swarming motility of the uropathogen Proteus mirabilis strain HI4320” Canadian Journal of Microbiology, 2016, 62, 464-474.

88. Mitzel, M.; Sand, S.; Whalen, J.; Tufenkji, N.* “The Hydrophobicity of Biofilm Coatings Influences the Transport Dynamics of Polystyrene Nanoparticles in Biofilm-coated Sand” Water Research, 2016, 92, 113-120.

87. Bhattacharjee, S.; Basnet, M.; Tufenkji, N.; Ghoshal, S.* “Effects of rhamnolipid and carboxymethylcellulose coatings on reactivity of palladium-doped nanoscale zerovalent iron particles” Environmental Science & Technology, 2016, 50, 1812-1820.

86. Soroush, A.; Ma, W.; Cyr, M.; Rahaman, M. S.*; Asadishad, B.; Tufenkji, N. “In Situ Silver Decoration on Graphene Oxide-Treated Thin-Film Composite Forward Osmosis Membranes: Biocidal Properties and Regeneration Potential” Environmental Science and Technology Letters, 2016, 3, 13-18.

85. Olsson, A.L.J.; Mitzel, M.; Tufenkji, N.* “QCM-D for Non-Destructive Real-Time Assessment of Biofilm Attachment to the Substratum during Biofilm Growth” Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces, 2015, 136, 928-934.

84. Basnet, M.; Gershanov, A.; Wilkinson, K.J..; Ghoshal, S.; Tufenkji, N.* “Interaction between Palladium-Doped Zerovalent Iron Nanoparticles and Biofilm in Granular Porous Media: Characterization, Transport and Viability” Environmental Science: Nano, 2016, 3, 127-137.

83. Dargahi, M.; Gaudreault, R.*; Olsson, A.L.J..; Tufenkji, N. “Green Technology: Tannin-Based Corrosion Inhibitor for Protection of Mild Steel” Corrosion, 2015, 71, 1321-1329.

82. Hosseinidoust, Z.; Alam, N.; Sim, G.; Tufenkji, N.; van de Ven, T.G.M.* “Colloidal Nanocrystals with Tunable Surface Charge for Nanomedicine” Nanoscale, 2015, 7, 16647-16657. [Featured on cover of journal].

81. Dusane, D.; O’May, C.; Tufenkji, N.* “Effect of Tannic and Gallic Acids on Chromobacterium violaceum CVO26 Growth and Biofilm Formation” Canadian Journal of Microbiology, 2015, 61, 487-494.

80. Maisuria, V.; Hosseinidoust, Z.; Tufenkji, N.* “Polyphenolic Extract from Maple Syrup Potentiates Antibiotic Susceptibility and Reduces Biofilm Formation of Pathogenic Bacteria” Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 2015, 81, 3782-3792.

79. Basnet, M.; Di Tomasso, C.; Ghoshal, S.; Tufenkji, N.* “Reduced Transport Potential of a Palladium-doped Zero Valent Iron Nanoparticle in a Water Saturated Loamy Sand” Water Research, 2015, 68, 354-363.

78. Dusane, D.; Hosseinidoust, Z.; Asadishad, B.; Tufenkji, N.* “Alkaloids Modulate Motility, Biofilm Formation and Antibiotic Susceptibility of Uropathogenic Escherichia coli” PLoS One, 2014, 9, e112093.

77. Wargenau, A. and Tufenkji, N.* “Direct Detection of the Gel-to-Fluid Phase Transition of a Single Supported Phospholipid Bilayer Using QCM-D” Analytical Chemistry, 2014, 86, 8017-8020.

76. Praetorius, A.*; Tufenkji, N.; Goss, K.-U.; Scheringer, M.; von der Kammer, F.; Elimelech, M. “The road to nowhere: Equilibrium partition coefficients for nanoparticles” Environmental Science: Nano, 2014, 1, 317-323 [most downloaded article from June-July 2014].

75. Hosseinidoust, Z.; Olsson, A.L.J.; Tufenkji, N.* “Going viral: designing bioactive surfaces with bacteriophage” Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces, 2014, 124, 2-16. (invited, special issue)

74. Quevedo, I.R.; Olsson, A.L.J.; Clark, R.J.; Veinot, J.G.C.; Tufenkji, N.* “Interpreting the Deposition Behavior of Polydisperse Surface-Modified Nanoparticles using QCM-D and Sand-Packed Columns” Environmental Engineering Science, 2014, 31, 326-337. (invited, special issue)

73. Asadishad, B.; Olsson, A.L.J.; Dusane, D.H..; Ghoshal, S.; Tufenkji, N.* “Transport, Motility, Biofilm Forming Potential and Survival of Bacillus subtilis Exposed to Cold Temperature and Freeze-Thaw” Water Research, 2014, 50, 239-247.

72. Weckman, N.; Olsson, A.L.J.; Tufenkji, N.* “Evaluating the Binding of Selected Biomolecules to Cranberry Derived Proanthocyanidins using the Quartz Crystal Microbalance” Biomacromolecules, 2014, 15, 1375-1381.

71. Dixon, D.V.; Hosseinidoust, Z.; Tufenkji, N.* “Effects of environmental and clinical interferents on the host capture efficiency of immobilized bacteriophages” Langmuir, 2014, 30, 3184-3190.

70. Dargahi, M.; Hosseinidoust, Z.; Tufenkji, N.*; Omanovic, S.* “Investigating Electrochemical Removal of Bacterial Biofilms from Stainless Steel Substrates” Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces, 2014, 117, 152-157.

69. Mitzel, M.; Tufenkji, N.* “Transport behavior of industrial PVP-coated silver nanoparticles in saturated quartz sand coated with Pseudomonas aeruginosa PAO1 biofilm of variable age” Environ. Sci. Technol., 2014, 48, 2715-2723.

68. Raychoudhury, T.; Tufenkji, N., Ghoshal, S. “Straining of Polyelectrolyte-Stabilized Nanoscale Zerovalent Iron Particles during Transport through Granular Porous Media” Water Research, 2014, 50, 80-89.

67. Morris, D.R.P.; Fatisson, J.; Olsson, A.L.J.; Tufenkji, N.; Ferro, A. R.* “Real-time Monitoring of Airborne Cat Allergen Using a QCM-based Immunosensor” Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical, 2014, 190, 851-857.

66. Asadishad, B.; Ghoshal, S.; Tufenkji, N.* “Role of Cold Climate and Repeated Freeze-Thaw on the Survival, Transport, and Virulence of Yersinia enterocolitica” Environ. Sci. Technol., 2013, 47, 14169-14177.

65. Basnet, M.; Ghoshal, S.; Tufenkji, N.* “Rhamnolipid Biosurfactant and Soy Protein Act as Effective Stabilizers in the Aggregation and Transport of Palladium-doped Zero Valent Iron Nanoparticles in Saturated Porous Media” Environ. Sci. Technol., 2013, 47, 13355-13364.

64. Olsson, A. L. J.; Quevedo, I. R.; He, Q.; Basnet, M.; Tufenkji, N.* “Using the Quartz Crystal Microbalance with Dissipation Monitoring to Evaluate the Size of Nanoparticles Deposited on Surfaces” ACS Nano, 2013, 7, 7833-7843.

63. Hosseinidoust, Z.; van de Ven, T.G.M.; Tufenkji, N.* “Evolution of in vitro virulence of Pseudomonas aeruginosa as a result of phage predation” Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 2013, 79, 6110-6116.

62. Petosa, A. R.; Ohl, C.; Rajput, F.; Tufenkji, N.* “Mobility of Nanosized Cerium Dioxide and Polymeric Capsules in Quartz and Loamy Sands Saturated with Model and Natural Groundwaters” Water Res., 2013, 47, 5889-5900.

61. Papineau, I.*; Tufenkji, N.; Barbeau, B. “Impact of Kaolinite Clay Particles on the Filtration of Cryptosporidium-Sized Microspheres” Water Science and Technology: Water Supply, 2013, 13.6, 1583-1592.

60. Asadishad, B.; Ghoshal, S.; Tufenkji, N.* “Short-term Inactivation Rates of Selected Gram-Positive and Gram-Negative Bacteria Attached to Metal Oxide Mineral Surfaces: Role of Solution and Surface Chemistry” Environ. Sci. Technol., 2013, 47, 5729-5737.

59. McCall, J.; Hidalgo, G.; Asadishad, B.; Tufenkji, N.* “Cranberry impairs selected behaviors essential for virulence in Proteus mirabilis HI4320” Canadian Journal of Microbiology, 2013, 59, 430-436.

58. Chan, M.; Hidalgo, G.; Asadishad, B.; Almeida, S.; Muja, N.; Nazhat, S.; Tufenkji, N.* “Inhibition of Bacterial Motility and Spreading via Release of Cranberry Derived Materials From Silicone Substrates” Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces, 2013, 110, 275-280. [Made open access by the journal and promoted on Elsevier Connect as the lead story, because of significant media attention]

57. Hosseinidoust, Z.; Tufenkji, N.; van de Ven, T.G.M.* “Formation of Biofilms Under Phage Predation: Considerations Concerning Biofilm Increase” Biofouling, 2013, 29, 457-468.

56. Hosseinidoust, Z.; Tufenkji, N.; van de Ven, T.G.M.* “Predation in Homogeneous and Heterogeneous Phage Environments Affects Virulence Determinants of Pseudomonas aeruginosa” Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 2013, 79, 2862-2871.

55. Quevedo, I.R.; Olsson, A.L.J.; Tufenkji, N.* “Deposition Kinetics of Quantum Dots and Polystyrene Latex Nanoparticles onto Alumina: Role of Water Chemistry and Particle Coating” Environ. Sci. Technol., 2013, 47, 2212–2220.

54. Papineau, I.*; Tufenkji, N.; Servais, P.; Barbeau, B. “Impact of Media Aging on the Removal of Cryptosporidium in Granular Media Filters” Journal of Environmental Engineering, 2013, 139, 603-611.

53. O’May, C.; Ciobanu, A.; Lam, H.; Tufenkji, N.* “Tannin Derived Materials Can Block Swarming Motility and Enhance Biofilm Formation in Pseudomonas aeruginosa” Biofouling, 2012, 28, 1063-1076.

52. Asadishad, B.; Hidalgo, G.; Tufenkji, N.* “Pomegranate Materials Inhibit Flagellin Gene Expression and Flagellar-propelled Motility of Uropathogenic Escherichia coli strain CFT073” FEMS Microbiology Letters, 2012, 334, 87-94.

51. Quevedo, I.R. and Tufenkji, N.* “Mobility of Functionalized Quantum Dots and a Model Polystyrene Nanoparticle in Saturated Quartz Sand and Loamy Sand” Environ. Sci. Technol., 2012, 46, 4449-4457.

50. Raychoudhury, T.; Tufenkji, N., Ghoshal, S.* “Aggregation and Deposition Kinetics of Carboxymethyl Cellulose-modified Zero-valent Iron Nanoparticles in Porous Media” Water Res., 2012, 46, 1735-1744.

49. Petosa, A. R.; Brennan, S. A.; Tufenkji, N.* “Transport of Two Metal Oxide Nanoparticles in Saturated Granular Porous Media: Role of Water Chemistry and Particle Coating” Water Res., 2012, 46, 1273-1285.

48. Tripathi, S.; Champagne, D.; Tufenkji, N.* “Transport Behavior of Selected Nanoparticles with different Surface Coatings in Granular Porous Media coated with Pseudomonas aeruginosa Biofilm” Environ. Sci. Technol., 2012, 46, 6942-6949.

47. Delatolla, R.*; Tufenkji, N; Comeau, Y; Lamarre, D.; Gadbois, A.; Berk, D. “Effects of Long Exposure to Low Temperatures on Nitrifying Biofilm and Biomass in Wastewater Treatment” Water Environment Research, 2012, 84, 328-338.

46. Fatisson, J.; Quevedo, I.R.; Wilkinson, K.J.; Tufenkji, N.* “Physicochemical characterization of engineered nanoparticles under physiological conditions: Effect of culture media components and particle surface coating” Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces, 2012, 91, 198-204.

45. Khan, R.A.; Salmieri, S.; Dussault, D.; Tufenkji, N.; Uribe-Calderon, J.;, Kamal, M.R.; Safrany, A.; Lacroix, M.*. “Preparation and Thermo-mechanical Characterization of Chitosan Loaded Methylcellulose-based Biodegradable Films: Effects of Gamma Radiation” Journal of Polymers and the Environment, 2012, DOI 10.1007/s10924-011-0336-y.

44. Harmidy, K.; Tufenkji, N.*; Gruenheid, S.* “Perturbation of Host Cell Cytoskeleton by Cranberry Proanthocyanidins and their Effect on Enteric Infections” PLoS One, 2011, 6 (11) e27267.

43. Asadishad, B.; Ghoshal, S.; Tufenkji, N.* “A Method for the Direct Observation and Quantification of Survival of Bacteria Attached to Negatively or Positively Charged Surfaces in an Aqueous Medium” Environ. Sci. Technol., 2011, 45, 8345-8351.

42. Hidalgo, G.; Chan, M.; Tufenkji, N.* “Cranberry Materials Inhibit Escherichia coli CFT073 fliC Expression and Motility” Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 2011, 77, 6852-6857.

41. van de Ven, T.G.M.*; Ciovica, L.; Tufenkji, N. “Fractionating Polydisperse Polyelectrolytes in Packed Beds of Cellulose Fibers” Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, 2011, 385, 134-138.

40. O’May, C. and Tufenkji, N.* “The Swarming Motility of Pseudomonas aeruginosa is Blocked by Cranberry Proanthocyanidins and Other Tannin-Containing Materials” Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 2011, 77, 3061-3067.

39. Hosseinidoust, Z.; van de Ven, T.G.M.; Tufenkji, N.* “Bacterial Capture Efficiency and Antimicrobial Activity of Phage Functionalized Model Surfaces” Langmuir, 2011, 27, 5472-5480.

38. Fatisson, J.*; Azari, F.; Tufenkji, N. “Real-Time QCM-D Monitoring of Cellular Responses to Different Cytomorphic Agents” Biosensors and Bioelectronics, 2011, 26, 3207-3212.

37. Hidalgo, G.; Ponton, A.; Fatisson, J.; O’May, C..; Asadishad, B.; Schinner, T.; Tufenkji, N.* “Induction of a State of Iron Limitation in Uropathogenic Escherichia coli CFT073 by Cranberry-Derived Proanthocyanidins as Revealed by Microarray Analysis” Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 2011, 77, 1532-1535.

36. Fatisson, J.; Ghoshal, S.; Tufenkji, N.* “Deposition of Carboxymethylcellulose-Coated Zero-valent Iron Nanoparticles onto Silica: Roles of Solution Chemistry and Organic Molecules” Langmuir, 2010, 26, 12832-12840.

35. Petosa, A.R.; Jaisi, D.P.; Quevedo, I.R.; Elimelech, M.; Tufenkji, N.* “Aggregation and Deposition of Engineered Nanomaterials in Aquatic Environments: Role of Physicochemical Interactions” Environ. Sci. Technol., 2010, 44, 6532-6549.

34. Delatolla, R.*; Tufenkji, N; Comeau, Y; Gadbois, A.; Lamarre, D.; Berk, D. “Investigation of Laboratory-Scale and Pilot-Scale Attached Growth Ammonia Removal Kinetics at Cold Temperature and Low Influent Carbon” Water Quality Research Journal of Canada, 2010, 45, Issue 4, 427-436.

33. Castro, F.D.; Sedman, J..; Ismail, A.; Asadishad, B.; Tufenkji, N.* “Effect of Dissolved Oxygen on Two Bacterial Pathogens Examined using ATR-FTIR Spectroscopy, Microelectrophoresis, and Potentiometric Titration” Environ. Sci. Technol., 2010, 44, 4136-4141.

32. Warne Zoueki, C.; Ghoshal, S.; Tufenkji, N.* “Bacterial Adhesion to Hydrocarbons: Role of Asphaltenes and Resins” Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces, 2010, 79, 219-226.

31. Warne Zoueki, C.; Tufenkji, N.; Ghoshal, S.* “A Modified Microbial Adhesion to Hydrocarbons Assay to Account for the Presence of Stabilized Hydrocarbon Droplets” Journal of Colloids and Interface Science, 2010, 344, 492-496.

30. Mesquita, M.M.F.*; Stimson, J.; Chae, G.-T.; Emelko, M.B.; Tufenkji, N; Ptacek, C.J.; Blowes, D.W. “Optimal preparation and purification of PRD1-like bacteriophages for use in environmental fate and transport studies” Water Research, 2010, 44, 1114-1125.

29. Schinner, T.; Letzner, A.; Liedtke, S.; Castro, F. D.; Eydelnant, I. A.; Tufenkji, N.* “Migration Behavior of Selected Bacterial Pathogens in Agricultural Soil and Quartz Sand” Water Research, 2010, 44, 1182-1192.

28. Emelko, M.B.; Tufenkji, N.* “Transport and Fate of Colloids and Microbes in Granular Aqueous Environments” Water Research, 2010, 44, 1027 (editorial).

27. Tufenkji, N.*; Jandali Rifai, O.; Harmidy, K.; Eydelnant, I.A. “Cranberry Derived Proanthocyanidins Can Prevent Pathogen Invasion of Kidney Epithelial Cells” Food Research International, 2010, 43, 922-924.

26. Delatolla, R.; Tufenkji, N; Comeau, Y; Lamarre, D.; Berk, D.* “Kinetic Analysis of Attached Growth Nitrification in Cold Climates” Water Science and Technology, 2009, 60, 1173-1184.

25. Domingos, R.F.; Baalousha, M.A.; Ju-Nam, Y.; Reid, M.; Tufenkji, N.; Lead, J.R.; Leppard, G.G.; Wilkinson, K.J.* “Characterizing Manufactured Nanoparticles in the Environment - Multimethod Determination of Particle Sizes” Environ. Sci. Technol., 2009, 43, 7277-7284.

24. Fatisson, J.; Domingos, R.F.; Wilkinson, K.J.; Tufenkji, N.* “Deposition of TiO2 Nanoparticles onto Silica Measured using a Quartz Crystal Microbalance with Dissipation Monitoring” Langmuir, 2009, 25, 6062-6069.

23. Poitras, C.; Fatisson, J.; Tufenkji, N.* “Real-Time Microgravimetric Quantification of Cryptosporidium parvum in the Presence of Potential Interferents” Water Research, 2009, 43, 2631-2638.

22. Quevedo, I.R. and Tufenkji, N.* “Examining the Influence of Solution Chemistry on the Deposition and Detachment Kinetics of a Quantum Dot using a Quartz Crystal Microbalance” Environ. Sci. Technol., 2009, 43, 3176-3182.

21. Delatolla, R.; Tufenkji, N*; Comeau, Y; Lamarre, D.; Berk, D. “In-Situ Characterization of Nitrifying Biofilm: Minimizing Biomass Loss and Preserving Perspective” Water Research, 2009, 43, 1775-1787.

20. Domingos, R.F.*; Tufenkji, N.; Wilkinson, K.J. “Aggregation of Titanium Dioxide Nanoparticles: Role of a Fulvic Acid” Environ. Sci. Technol., 2009, 43, 1282-1286.

19. Poitras, C. and Tufenkji, N.* “A QCM-D Based Biosensor for E. coli O157:H7 Highlighting the Relevance of the Dissipation Slope as a Transduction Signal” Biosensors and Bioelectronics, 2009, 24, 2137-2142.

18. Castro, F.D. and Tufenkji, N.* “Role of Oxygen Tension on the Transport and Retention of Two Pathogenic Bacteria in Saturated Porous Media” Environ. Sci. Technol., 2008, 42, 9178-9183.

17. Eydelnant, I.A. and Tufenkji, N.* “Cranberry Derived Proanthocyanidins Reduce Bacterial Adhesion to Selected Biomaterials” Langmuir, 2008, 24, 10273-10281.

16. Delatolla, R.; Berk, D.*; Tufenkji, N. “Rapid and Reliable Quantification of Biofilm Weight and Nitrogen Content of Biofilm Attached to Polystyrene Beads” Water Research, 2008, 42, 3082-3088.

15. Pelley, A. J. and Tufenkji, N.* “Effect of Particle Size and Natural Organic Matter on the Migration of Nano- and Micro-Scale Latex Particles in Saturated Porous Media” Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, 2008, 321, 74-83. [Acknowledged by the journal as one of the Top-50 most cited articles for 2008-2009].

14. Apul D.; Tufenkji, N.* “Student Expectations from an Environmental Professional Society”, Environmental Engineering Science, 2007, 24, 1326-1342.

13. Castro, F. D.; Tufenkji, N.* “Relevance of NonToxigenic Strains as Surrogates for E. coli O157:H7 in Groundwater Contamination Potential: Role of Temperature and Cell Acclimation Time”, Environ. Sci. Technol., 2007, 41, 4332-4338.

12. Tufenkji, N.* “Modeling Microbial Transport in Porous Media: Traditional Approaches and Recent Developments”, Advances in Water Resources, 2007, 30, 1455-1469 (Special Issue on Biological Processes in Porous Media).

11. Tufenkji, N.*; Dixon, D.R.; Considine, R.F.; Drummond, C.J. “Multi-Scale Cryptosporidium/Sand Interactions in Water Treatment”, Water Research, 2006, 40, 3315-3331, doi:10.1016/j.watres.2006.07.036.

10. Tufenkji, N.* “Application of a Dual Deposition Mode Model to Evaluate Transport of Escherichia coli D21 in porous media”, Water Resources Research, 2006, 42, W12S11, doi:10.1029/2005WR004851.

9. Tufenkji, N.*; Elimelech, M. "Reply to Comment on Breakdown of Colloid Filtration Theory: Role of Secondary Energy Minimum and Surface Charge Heterogeneities", Langmuir, 2005, 21, 10896-10897.

8. Tufenkji, N.; Elimelech, M*. "Response to Comment on “Correlation Equation for Predicting Single-Collector Efficiency in Physicochemical Filtration in Saturated Porous Media”", Environ. Sci. Technol., 2005, 39, 5496-5497.

7. Tufenkji, N.*; Elimelech, M. "Spatial Distributions of Cryptosporidium Oocysts in Porous Media: Evidence for Dual Mode Deposition", Environ. Sci. Technol., 2005, 39, 3620–3629.

6. Tufenkji, N.*; Elimelech, M. "Breakdown of Colloid Filtration Theory: Role of Secondary Energy Minimum and Surface Charge Heterogeneities", Langmuir, 2005, 21, 841–852.

5. Tufenkji, N.*; Elimelech, M. "Deviation from the Classical Colloid Filtration Theory in the Presence of Repulsive DLVO Interactions" Langmuir, 2004, 20, 10818-10828.

 4. Tufenkji, N.; Miller, G.F.; Ryan, J.N.; Harvey, R.W.; Elimelech, M.* "Transport of Cryptosporidium Oocysts in Porous Media: Role of Straining and Physicochemical Filtration" Environ. Sci. Technol., 2004, 38, 5932-5938.

3. Tufenkji, N.; Elimelech, M.* "Correlation Equation for Predicting Single-Collector Efficiency in Physicochemical Filtration in Saturated Porous Media" Environ. Sci. Technol. 2004, 38, 529-536 [Acknowledged by THOMSON-ISI as one of the most cited papers in the field of Environment/Ecology and featured on ESI Special Topics Website: http://esi-topics.com].

2. Tufenkji, N.; Redman, J.A.; Elimelech, M.* "Interpreting Deposition Patterns of Microbial Particles in Laboratory-Scale Column Experiments" Environ. Sci. Technol. 2003, 37, 616-623.

1. Tufenkji, N.; Ryan, J.N.; Elimelech, M.* "The Promise of Bank Filtration" Environ. Sci. Technol. 2002, 36, 422a-428a (featured on cover of journal).