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Person Details: James Farrell

Superfund Research Program

James Farrell

University of Arizona
Department of Chemical & Environmental Engineering
Civil Engineering 306F
P.O. Box 210011
Tucson, Arizona 85721-0011
Phone: 520-621-2465
Fax: 520-621-6048


Research Briefs

Hazardous Waste Sites

Avra Valley

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Farmer's Water Company

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Page Ranch Landfill

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  • Zhang N, Luo J, Blowers P, Farrell J. 2008. Understanding trichloroethylene chemisorption to iron surfaces using density functional theory. Environ Sci Technol 42(6):2015-20. doi:10.1021/es0717663 PMID:18409630


  • Farrell J. 2005. Feasibility study for reductive destruction of carbon tetrachloride using bare and polymer coated nickel electrodes. Journal of Applied Electrochemistry 35(3):243-248.


  • Wang J, Farrell J. 2003. Investigating the role of atomic hydrogen on chloroethene reactions with iron using tafel analysis and electrochemical impedance spectroscopy. Environ Sci Technol 37(17):3891-3896. PMID:12967110


  • Melitas N, Conklin MH, Farrell J. 2002. Electrochemical investigation of arsenate and water reduction on iron media used for arsenic removal from potable water. Environ Sci Technol 36(14):3188-3193. PMID:12141502
  • Melitas N, Conklin MH, Farrell J. 2002. Understanding the mechanisms controlling the kinetics of arsenate and chromate removal from solution using zerovalent iron media. In: Innovative Strategies for the Remediation of Chlorinated Solvents and DNAPLs in the Subsurface. American Chemical Society, Washington, DC.
  • Melitas N, Farrell J. 2002. Understanding chromate reactions with corroding iron media using Tafel analysis and electrochemical impedance spectroscopy. Environ Sci Technol 36(24):5476-5482. PMID:12521178
  • Melitas N, Wang J, Conklin MH, Farrell J, O'Day PA. 2002. Understanding soluble arsenate removal kinetics by zerovalent iron media. Environ Sci Technol 36(9):2074-2081. doi:10.1021/es011250y PMID:12026995


  • Farrell J, Wang J, O'Day PA, Conklin MH. 2001. Electrochemical and spectroscopic study of arsenate removal from water using zero-valent iron media. Environ Sci Technol 35(10):2026-2032. doi:10.1021/es0016710 PMID:11393984
  • Melitas N, Chuffe O, Farrell J. 2001. Kinetics of soluble chromium removal from contaminated water by zerovalent iron media: corrosion inhibition and passive oxide effects. Environ Sci Technol 35(19):3948-3953. PMID:11642457


  • Corley TL, Farrell J, Hong B, Conklin MH. 1996. VOC accumulation and pore filling in unsaturated porous media. Environ Sci Technol 30(10):2884-2891.
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