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Project Publications: University of California-Davis: Transport, Transformation, and Remediation of Contaminants in the Environment

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Transport, Transformation, and Remediation of Contaminants in the Environment

Project Leader: Kate M. Scow
Grant Number: P42ES004699
Funding Period: 1995-2015
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  • Bair DA, Mukome FN, Popova IA, Ogunyoku TA, Jefferson A, Wang D, Hafner SC, Young TM, Parikh SJ. 2016. Sorption of pharmaceuticals, heavy metals, and herbicides to biochar in the presence of biosolids. J Environ Qual 45(6):1998-2006. doi:10.2134/jeq2016.03.0106 PMID:27898796
  • Fogg GE, Zhang Y. 2016. Debates-Stochastic subsurface hydrology from theory to practice: A geologic perspective. Water Resour Res 52:9235-9245. doi:10.1002/2016wr019699
  • Geisseler D, Lazicki PA, Scow KM. 2016. Mineral nitrogen input decreases microbial biomass in soils under grasslands but not annual crops. Applied Soil Ecology 106:1-10. doi:10.1016/j.apsoil.2016.04.015
  • Joshi G, Schmidt R, Denison MS, Hristova KR. 2016. Effect of benzene and ethylbenzene on the transcription of methyl-tert-butyl ether degradation genes of Methylibium petroleiphilum PM1. Microbiology 162(9):1563-1571. doi:10.1099/mic.0.000338 PMID:27450417 PMCID:PMC4459789
  • Parry E, Young TM. 2016. Comparing targeted and non-targeted high-resolution mass spectrometric approaches for assessing advanced oxidation reactor performance. Water Res 104:72-81. doi:10.1016/j.watres.2016.07.056 PMID:27518144



  • Geisseler D, Scow KM. 2014. Long-term effects of mineral fertilizers on soil microorganisms - a review. Soil Biol Biochem 75:54-63. doi:10.1016/j.soilbio.2014.03.023
  • Hicks K, Schmidt R, Nickelsen MG, Boyle SL, Baker JM, Tornatore PM, Hristova KR, Scow KM. 2014. Successful treatment of an MTBE-impacted aquifer using a bioreactor self-colonized by native aquifer bacteria. Biodegradation 25(1):41-53. doi:10.1007/s10532-013-9639-0 PMID:23613160 PMCID:PMC3950410
  • McCallum JL, Engdahl NB, Ginn TR, Cook PG. 2014. Nonparametric estimation of groundwater residence time distributions: What can environmental tracer data tell us about groundwater residence time?. Water Resour Res 50:2022-2038. doi:10.1002/2013wr014974
  • Mukome FN, Kilcoyne AL, Parikh SJ. 2014. Alteration of biochar carbon chemistry during soil incubations: SR-FTIR and NEXAFS investigation. Soil Science Society of America Journal 78(5):1632-1640. doi:10.2136/sssaj2014.05.0206
  • Ogunyoku TA, Young TM. 2014. Removal of triclocarban and triclosan during municipal biosolid production. Water Environ Res 86(3):197-203. PMID:24734467 PMCID:PMC3989550







  • Nozawa-Inoue M, Jien M, Hamilton NS, Stewart V, Scow KM, Hristova KR. 2008. Quantitative detection of perchlorate-reducing bacteria by real-time PCR targeting the perchlorate reductase gene. Appl Environ Microbiol 74(6):1941-1944. doi:10.1128/AEM.01658-07 PMID:18245250 PMCID:PMC2268300


  • Cavagnaro TR, Jackson LE, Scow KM, Hristova KR. 2007. Effects of arbuscular mycorrhizas on ammonia oxidizing bacteria in an organic farm soil. Microb Ecol 54(4):618-626. doi:10.1007/s00248-007-9212-7 PMID:17955326
  • Hristova KR, Schmidt R, Chakicherla AY, Legler TC, Wu J, Chain PS, Scow KM, Kane SR. 2007. Comparative transcriptome analysis of Methylibium petroleiphilum PM1 exposed to the fuel oxygenates methyl tert-butyl ether and ethanol. Appl Environ Microbiol 73(22):7347-7357. doi:10.1128/AEM.01604-07 PMID:17890343 PMCID:PMC2168209
  • Kane SR, Chakicherla AY, Chain PS, Schmidt R, Shin MW, Legler TC, Scow KM, Larimer FW, Lucas SM, Richardson PM, Hristova KR. 2007. Whole-genome analysis of the methyl tert-butyl ether-degrading beta-proteobacterium Methylibium petroleiphilum PM1. J Bacteriol 189(5):1931-1945. doi:10.1128/JB.01259-06 PMID:17158667 PMCID:PMC1855728
  • Mackay DM, De Sieyes NR, Einarson MD, Feris KP, Pappas AA, Wood IA, Jacobson L, Justice LG, Noske MN, Wilson JY, Adair C, Scow KM. 2007. Impact of ethanol on the natural attenuation of MTBE in a normally sulfate-reducing aquifer. Environ Sci Technol 41(6):2015-2021. PMID:17410799
  • Resurreccion AC, Kawamoto K, Komatsu T, Moldrup P, Ozaki N, Rolston DE. 2007. Gas transport parameters along field transects of a volcanic ash soil. Soil Science 172(1):3-16.
  • Son A, Dosev D, Nichkova MJ, Ma Z, Kennedy IM, Scow KM, Hristova KR. 2007. Quantitative DMA hybridization in solution using magnetic/luminescent core-shell nanoparticles. Anal Biochem 370:186-194. PMID:17869209


  • Cordova-Kreylos AL, Cao Y, Green PG, Hwang H, Kuivila KM, LaMontagne MG, Van De Werfhorst L, Holden PA, Scow KM. 2006. Diversity, composition, and geographical distribution of microbial communities in California salt marsh sediments. Appl Environ Microbiol 72(5):3357-3366. PMID:16672478
  • Fogg GE, LaBolle EM. 2006. Motivation of synthesis, with an example on groundwater quality sustainability. Water Resour Res 42(3):W03S05.
  • Huang X, Massoudieh A, Young TM. 2006. Measured and predicted herbicide removal by mulch. J Environ Eng (New York) 132(8):918-925.
  • LaBolle EM, Fogg GE, Eweis JB. 2006. The Diffusive fractionation of 3H and 3He in groundwater and its impact on groundwater age estimates. Water Resour Res 42(7):W07202.
  • Mackay DM, De Sieyes NR, Einarson MD, Feris KP, Pappas AA, Wood IA, Jacobson L, Justice LG, Noske MN, Scow KM, Wilson JT. 2006. Impact of ethanol on the natural attenuation of benzene, toluene, and o-xylene in a normally sulfate-reducing aquifer. Environ Sci Technol 40(19):6123-6130. PMID:17051810
  • Nakatsu CH, Hristova KR, Hanada S, Meng X, Hanson JR, Scow KM, Kamagata Y. 2006. Methylobium petroleophilum PM1 gen. nov., sp. nov., a new methyl tert-butyl ether (MTBE) degrading methylotroph belonging to the beta-subclass of the Proteobacteria. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 56(5):983-989.


  • Degrood SH, Claassen VP, Scow KM. 2005. Microbial community composition on native and drastically disturbed serpentine soils. Soil Biol Biochem 37(8):1427-1435.
  • Huang X, Fong S, Deanovic LA, Young TM. 2005. Toxicity of herbicides in highway runoff. Environ Toxicol Chem 24(9):2336-2340. PMID:16193763
  • Ju D, Young TM. 2005. The influence of natural organic matter rigidity on the sorption, desorption, and competitive displacement rates of 1,2-dichlorobenzene. Environ Sci Technol 39(20):7956-7963. PMID:16295861
  • Ju D, Young TM. 2005. The influence of the rigidity of geosorbent organic matter on non-ideal sorption behaviors of chlorinated benzenes. Water Res 39(12):2599-2610. PMID:15967474
  • Massoudieh A, Huang X, Young TM, Marino MA. 2005. Modeling fate and transport of roadside-applied herbicides. J Environ Eng (New York) 131(7):1057-1067.
  • Moore AM, Young TM. 2005. Chloride interactions with iron surfaces: implications for perchlorate and nitrate remediation using permeable reactive barriers. J Environ Eng (New York) 131(6):924-933.
  • Nozawa-Inoue M, Scow KM, Rolston DE. 2005. Reduction of perchlorate and nitrate by microbial communities in vadose soil. Appl Environ Microbiol 71(7):3928-3934. doi:10.1128/AEM.71.7.3928-3934.2005 PMID:16000806 PMCID:PMC1169015
  • Smith AH, Hristova KR, Wood IA, Mackay DM, Lory E, Lorenzana D, Scow KM. 2005. Comparison of biostimulation versus bioaugmentation with bacterial strain PM1 for treatment of groundwater contaminated with methyl tertiary butyl ether (MTBE). Environ Health Perspect 113(3):317-322. PMID:15743721
  • Watanabe N, Schwartz E, Scow KM, Young TM. 2005. Relating desorption and biodegradation of phenanthrene to SOM structure characterized by quantitative pyrolysis GC-MS. Environ Sci Technol 39(16):6170-6181. PMID:16173578


  • Drenovsky RE, Elliott GN, Graham KJ, Scow KM. 2004. Comparison of phospholipid fatty acid (PLFA) and total soil fatty acid methyl esters (TSFAME) for characterizing soil microbial communities. Soil Biol Biochem 36(11):1793-1800.
  • Drenovsky RE, Vo D, Graham KJ, Scow KM. 2004. Soil water content and organic carbon availability are major determinants of soil microbial community composition. Microb Ecol 48(3):424-430. PMID:15692862
  • Feris KP, Hristova KR, Gebreyesus B, Mackay DM, Scow KM. 2004. A shallow BTEX and MTBE contaminated aquifer supports a diverse microbial community. Microb Ecol 48(4):589-600. PMID:15696392
  • Gamst J, Moldrup P, Rolston DE, Scow KM, Henriksen K, Komatsu T. 2004. Time-dependency of naphthalene sorption in soil: Simple rate-, diffusion-, and isotherm-parameter-based models. Soil Science 169(5):342-354.
  • Huang X, Pedersen TL, Fischer M, White R, Young TM. 2004. Herbicide runoff along highways. 1. Field observations. Environ Sci Technol 38(12):3263-3271. PMID:15260322
  • Huang X, Pedersen TL, Fischer M, White R, Young TM. 2004. Herbicide runoff along highways. 2. Sorption control. Environ Sci Technol 38(12):3272-3278. PMID:15260323
  • Ju D, Young TM. 2004. Effects of competitor and natural organic matter characteristics on the equilibrium sorption of 1,2-dichlorobenzene in soil and shale. Environ Sci Technol 38(22):5863-5870. PMID:15573583
  • Okano Y, Hristova KR, Leutenegger CM, Jackson LE, Denison RF, Gebreyesus B, Lebauer D, Scow KM. 2004. Application of real-time PCR to study effects of ammonium on population size of ammonia-oxidizing bacteria in soil. Appl Environ Microbiol 70(2):1008-1016. PMID:14766583
  • Weissmann GS, Zhang Y, Fogg GE, Mount JF. 2004. Influence of incised-valley-fill deposits on hydrogeology of a stream-dominated alluvial fan. In: Aquifer Characterization, SEPM Special Publication No. 80. Society for Sedimentay Geology (SEPM), Tulsa, OK. pp.15-28.


  • Altevogt AS, Rolston DE, Venterea RT. 2003. Density and pressure effects on the transport of gas phase chemicals in unsaturated porous media. Water Resour Res 39(3):Art.No.1061.
  • Altevogt AS, Rolston DE, Whitaker S. 2003. New equations for binary gas transport in porous media, Part 1: equation development. Adv Water Resour 26(7):695-715.
  • Altevogt AS, Rolston DE, Whitaker S. 2003. New equations for binary gas transport in porous media, Part 2: experimental validation. Adv Water Resour 26(7):717-723.
  • Basagaoglu H, Chung EE, Gandhi D, Scow KM, McCoy BJ, Ginn TR. 2003. Rate parameters for methyl tert-butyl ether biodegradation via a radial diffusion model. J Environ Eng (New York) 129(6):565-570.
  • Gamst J, Moldrup P, Olesen T, Komatsu T. 2003. Comparison of naphthalene diffusion and nonequilibrium adsorption-desorption experiments. Soil Science Society of America Journal 67(3):765-777.
  • Hristova KR, Gebreyesus B, Mackay DM. 2003. Naturally occurring bacteria similar to the methyl tert-butyl ether (MTBE)-degrading strain PM1 are present in MTBE-contaminated groundwater. Appl Environ Microbiol 69(5):2616-2623. PMID:12732529
  • Moldrup P, Olesen T, Komatsu T, Yoshikawa S, Schjonning P, Rolston DE. 2003. Modeling diffusion and reaction in soils: X. A unifying model for solute and gas diffusivity in unsaturated soil. Soil Science 168(5):321-337.
  • Moldrup P, Yoshikawa S, Olesen T, Komatsu T, Rolston DE. 2003. Air permeability in undisturbed volcanic ash soils: Predictive model test and soil structure fingerprint. Soil Science Society of America Journal 67:32-40.
  • Moldrup P, Yoshikawa S, Olesen T, Komatsu T, Rolston DE. 2003. Gas diffusivity in undisturbed volcanic ash soils: Test of soil-water-characteristic based prediction models. Soil Science Society of America Journal 67:41-51.
  • Moore AM, De Leon CH. 2003. Rate and extent of aqueous perchlorate removal by iron surfaces. Environ Sci Technol 37(14):3189-3198. PMID:12901669
  • Tipton DK, Rolston DE, Scow KM. 2003. Transport and biodegradation of perchlorate in soils. J Environ Qual 32(1):40-46. PMID:12549540
  • Stavnes SA, Hristova KR, Scow KM, Goetz J, Kemper MQ, Knutson K, Mahaffey WR, Slomczynski DJ, Feldhake DJ. 2003. Microbial Analysis of MTBE, BTEX Bioremediation: BionetsTM Containing PM1, SOS, Isolite Battelle Press, Columbus, OH.


  • Gamst J, Hesselsoe M, Olesen T, Roslev P, Rolston DE, Moldrup P, Henriksen K. 2002. Quantificatin of 14C-labeled hydrophoic organic compounds in soil samples by a scintillation fluid extraction method. Soil Science 167(1):25-34.
  • Gray JR, Lacrampe-Couloume G, Gandhi D, Scow KM, Wilson RD, Mackay DM, Lollar BS. 2002. Carbon and hydrogen isotopic fractionation during biodegradation of methyl tert-butyl ether. Environ Sci Technol 36(9):1931-1938. PMID:12026973
  • Macalady JL, McMillan AM, Dickens AF, Tyler SC, Scow KM. 2002. Population dynamics of type I and II methanotrophic bacteria in rice soils. Environ Microbiol 4(3):148-157. PMID:12000315
  • Reichman R, Rolston DE. 2002. Design and performance of a dynamic gas flux chamber. J Environ Qual 31(6):1774-1781. PMID:12469825
  • Weissmann GS, Mount JF, Fogg GE. 2002. Glacially driven cycles in accumulation space and sequence stratigraphy of a stream-dominated alluvial fan, San Joaquin Valley, California, U.S.A. Journal of Sedimentary Research 72(2):240-251. doi:10.1306/062201720240
  • Weissmann GS, Yong Z, LaBolle EM, Fogg GE. 2002. Dispersion of groundwater age in an alluvial aquifer system. Water Resour Res 38(10):16.1-16.8.
  • Wilson RD, Mackay DM, Scow KM. 2002. In situ MTBE biodegradation supported by diffusive oxygen release. Environ Sci Technol 36(2):190-199. PMID:11827053


  • Bruns MA, Hanson JR, Mefford J, Scow KM. 2001. Isolate PM1 populations are dominant and novel methyl tert-butyl ether-degrading bacterial in compost biofilter enrichments. Environ Microbiol 3(3):220-225. PMID:11321538
  • Deeb RA, Hu H, Hanson JR, Scow KM, Alvarez-Cohen L. 2001. Substrate interactions in BTEX and MTBE mixtures by an MTBE-degrading isolate. Environ Sci Technol 35(2):312-317. PMID:11347603
  • Gamst J, Olesen T, De Jonge H, Moldrup P, Rolston DE. 2001. Nonsingularity of naphthalene sorption in soil: observations and the two-compartment model. Soil Science Society of America Journal 65(6):1622-1633.
  • Hristova KR, Lutenegger CM, Scow KM. 2001. Detection and quantification of methyl tert-butyl ether-degrading strain PM1 by real-time TaqMan PCR. Appl Environ Microbiol 67(11):5154-5160. PMID:11679339
  • Jackman AP, Kennedy VC, Bhatia N. 2001. Interparticle migration of metal cations in stream sediments as a factor in toxics transport. J Hazard Mater 82(1):27-41. PMID:11165059
  • LaBolle EM, Fogg GE. 2001. Role of molecular diffusion in contaminant migration and recovery in an alluvial aquifer system. Transp Porous Media 42(1-2):155-179. doi:10.1023/A:1006772716244
  • Moldrup P, Olesen T, Komatsu T, Schjonning P, Rolston DE. 2001. Tortuosity, diffusivity, and permeability in the soil liquid and gaseous phases. Soil Science Society of America Journal 65(3):613-623.
  • Olesen T, Gamst J, Moldrup P, Komatsu T, Rolston DE. 2001. Diffusion of sorbing organic chemicals in the liquid and gaseous phases of repacked soil. Soil Science Society of America Journal 65:1585-1593.
  • Olesen T, Moldrup P, Yamaguchi T, Rolston DE. 2001. Constant slope impedance factor model for predicting the solute diffusion coefficient in unsaturated soil. Soil Science 166(2):89-96.
  • Schwartz E, Scow KM. 2001. Repeated inoculation as a strategy for the remediation of low concentrations of phenanthrene in soil. Biodegradation 12(3):201-207. PMID:11826901
  • Werner I, Koger CS, Hamm JT, Hinton DE. 2001. Ontogeny of the heat shock protein, hsp70 and hsp60, response and developmental effects of heat-shock in the teleost, Medaka (Oryzias latipes). Environ Sci (Ruse) 8:013-029.


  • Chen D, Rolston DE. 2000. Coupling diazinon volatilization and water evaporation in unsaturated soils: II. Diazinon transport. Soil Science 165(9):690-698.
  • Chen D, Rolston DE, Moldrup P. 2000. Coupling diazinon volatilization and water evaporation in unsaturated soils: I. Water transport. Soil Science 165(9):681-689.
  • Chen D, Rolston DE, Yamaguchi T. 2000. Calculating partition coefficients of organic vapors in unsaturated soil and clays. Soil Science 165(3):217-225.
  • Deeb RA, Scow KM, Alvarez-Cohen L. 2000. Aerobic MTBE biodegradation: an examination of past studies, current challenges and future research directions. Biodegradation 11(2-3):171-186. PMID:11440243
  • El-Farhan YH, Scow KM, Fan S, Rolston DE. 2000. Kinetics of trichloroethylene cometabolism and toluene biodegradation: Model application to soil batch experiments. J Environ Qual 29:778-786.
  • Green CT, Scow KM. 2000. Analysis of phospholipid fatty acids (PLFA) to characterize microbial communities in aquifers. Hydrogeology Journal 8(1):126-141.
  • LaBolle EM, Quastel J, Fogg GE, Gravner J. 2000. Diffusion processes in composite porous media and their numerical integration by random walks: Generalized stochastic differential equations with discontinuous coefficients. Water Resour Res 36(3):651-662.
  • Macalady JL, Mack EE, Nelson DC, Scow KM. 2000. Sediment microbial community structure and mercury methylation in mercury-polluted Clear Lake, California. Appl Environ Microbiol 66(4):1479-1488. PMID:10742230
  • Moldrup P, Olesen T, Gamst J, Schjonning P, Yamaguchi T, Rolston DE. 2000. Predicting the gas diffusion coefficient in repacked soil: Water-induced linear reduction model. Soil Science Society of America Journal 64(5):1588-1594.
  • Moldrup P, Schjonning P, Yamaguchi T, Rolston DE. 2000. Predicting the gas diffusion coefficient in undisturbed soil from soil water characteristics. Soil Science Society of America Journal 64:94-100.
  • Olesen T, Moldrup P, Yamaguchi T, Nissen HH, Rolston DE. 2000. Modified half-cell method for measuring the solute diffusion coefficient in undisturbed, unsaturated soil. Soil Science 165(11):835-840.
  • Schwartz E, Trinh SV, Scow KM. 2000. Measuring growth of a phenanthrene-degrading bacterial inoculum in soil with a quantitative competitive polymerase chain reaction method. FEMS Microbiol Ecol 34(1):1-7. PMID:11053730


  • El-Farhan YH, Rolston DE, Scow KM. 1999. Coupling vapor transport and transformation of volatile organic chemicals. In: Vadose Zone Hydrology; Cutting Across Disciplines. Oxford University Press, New York, NY. pp.235-259.
  • Hanson JR, Ackerman CE, Scow KM. 1999. Biodegradation of methyl tert-butyl ether by a bacterial pure culture. Appl Environ Microbiol 65(11):4788-4792. PMID:10543787 PMCID:PMC91645
  • Hanson JR, Macalady JL, Harris D, Scow KM. 1999. Linking toluene degradation with specific microbial populations in soil. Appl Environ Microbiol 65(12):5403-5408. PMID:10583996 PMCID:PMC91736
  • Johnson CR, Scow KM. 1999. Effect of nitrogen and phosphorus addition on phenanthrene biodegradation in four soils. Biodegradation 10(1):43-50. PMID:10423840
  • Meneveau C, Cerutti S, O'Neill JP, Porte-Agel F, Parlange MB. 1999. Physics and modeling of small scale turbulence for large eddy simulation. Trends in Mathematics 2(1):221-231.
  • Moldrup P, Olesen T, Yamaguchi T, Schjonning P, Rolston DE. 1999. Modeling diffusion and reaction in soils: IX. The Buckingham-Burdine-Campbell equation for gas diffusivity in undisturbed soil. Soil Science 164(8):542-551.
  • Raihala TS, Wang Y, Jackman AP. 1999. Slow desorption of volatile organic compounds from soil: evidence of desorption step limitations. J Hazard Mater 65(3):247-265. PMID:10337401
  • Schwartz E, Scow KM. 1999. Using biodegradation kinetics to measure the availability of aged phenanthrene to bacteria inoculated into soil. Environ Toxicol Chem 18:1742-1746.
  • Weissmann GS, Carle SF, Fogg GE. 1999. Three-dimensional hydrofacies modeling based on soil surveys and transition probability geostatistics. Water Resour Res 35(6):1761-1770.
  • Weissmann GS, Fogg GE. 1999. Multi-scale alluvial fan heterogeneity modeled with transition probability geostatistics in a sequence stratigraphic framework. Ground Water 226:48-65.


  • Cahill AT, Parlange MB. 1998. On water vapor transport in field soils. Water Resour Res 34(4):731-739.
  • Carle SF, LaBolle EM, Weissmann GS, Van Brocklin D, Fogg GE. 1998. Conditional simulation of hydrofacies architecture: a transition probability/Markov approach. In: Concepts in Hydrogeology and Environmental Geology, No. 1. SEPM (Society for Sedimentary Geology) Special Publication. pp.147-170.
  • du Plessis CA, Kinney KA, Schroeder ED, Chang DP, Scow KM. 1998. Denitrification and nitric oxide reduction in an aerobic toluene-treating biofilter. Biotechnol Bioeng 58(4):408-415. PMID:10099275
  • El-Farhan YH, Scow KM, de Jonge LW, Rolston DE. 1998. Coupling transport and biodegradation of toluene and trichloroethylene in unsaturated soils. Water Resour Res 34(3):437-445.
  • Fogg GE, Noyes CD, Carle SF. 1998. Geologically based model of heterogeneous hydraulic conductivity in an alluvial setting. Hydrogeology Journal 6(1):131-143.
  • Macalady JL, Scow KM. 1998. Effects of fumigation with metam sodium on soil microbial activity and community structure. J Environ Qual 27(1):54-63.
  • Parlange MB, Cahill AT, Nielsen DR, Hopmans JW, Wendroth O. 1998. Review of heat and water movement in field soils. Soil & Tillage Research 47(1-2):5-10.
  • Porte-Agel F, Meneveau C, Parlange MB. 1998. Some basic properties of the surrogate subgrid-scale heat flux in the atmospheric boundary layer. Boundary-Layer Meteorology 88(4):425-444.
  • Shih NR, McDonald KA, Girbes T, Iglesias R, Kohloff AJ, Jackman AP. 1998. Ribosome-inactivating proteins (RIPs) of wild Oregon cucumber (Marah oreganus). Biol Chem 379(6):721-725. PMID:9687022


  • Arocha MA, Jackman AP, McCoy BJ. 1997. Numerical analysis of sorption and diffusion in soil micropores, macropores, and organic matter. Computers & Chemical Engineering 21(5):489-499.
  • Carle SF. 1997. Implementation schemes for avoiding artifact discontinuities in simulated annealing. Math Geol 29(2):231-244.
  • Carle SF, Fogg GE. 1997. Modeling spatial variability with one and multidimensional continuous-lag Markov chains. Math Geol 29(7):891-918.
  • Fuller ME, Scow KM. 1997. Impact of trichloroethylene and toluene on nitrogen cycling in soil. Appl Environ Microbiol 63(10):4015-4019. PMID:9327567
  • Fuller ME, Scow KM. 1997. Lack of capsular exopolymer effects on the biodegradation of organic compounds by Pseudomonas sp strains JS1 and JS150. Microb Ecol 34(3):248-253. PMID:9337420
  • Fuller ME, Scow KM, Lau S, Ferris H. 1997. Trichloroethylene (TCE) and toluene effects on the structure and function of the soil community. Soil Biol Biochem 29(1):75-89.
  • Scow KM, Johnson CR. 1997. Effect of sorption on biodegradation of soil pollutants. Advances in Agronomy 58:1-56.
  • Shih NR, McDonald KA, Jackman AP, Girbes T, Iglesias R. 1997. Bifunctional plant defence enzymes with chitinase and ribosome inactivating activities from Trichosanthes kirilowii cell cultures. Plant Science 130(2):145-150.


  • Albertson JD, Kiely G, Parlange MB. 1996. Surface fluxes of momentum, heat and water vapor, Chapter 3. In: Radiation and Water in the Climate System: Remote Measurements. Vol. I 45. Springer-Verlag & NATO Scientific Affairs Division, Berlin, Germany. pp.59-82.
  • Amali S, Rolston DE, Yamaguchi T. 1996. Transient multicomponent gas-phase transport of volatile organic chemicals in porous media. J Environ Qual 25(5):1041-1047.
  • Arocha MA, Jackman AP, McCoy BJ. 1996. Adsorption kinetics of toluene on soil agglomerates: Soil as a biporous sorbent. Environ Sci Technol 30(5):1500-1507.
  • Carle SF, Fogg GE. 1996. Transition probability-based indicator geostatistics. Math Geol 28(4):453-476.
  • Chu CR, Parlange MB, Katul GG, Albertson JD. 1996. Probability density functions of turbulent velocity and temperature in the atmospheric surface layer. Water Resour Res 32(6):1681-1688.
  • El-Farhan YH, Petersen LW, Rolston DE, Glauz RD. 1996. Analytical solution for two-region diffusion with two well-mixed end chambers. Soil Science Society of America Journal 60(6):1697-1704.
  • Ergas SJ, Veir J, Kinney KA. 1996. Control of dichloromethane emissions using biofiltration. J Environ Sci Health A Tox Hazard Subst Environ Eng A31(7):1741-1754. doi:10.1080/10934529609376453
  • Fuller ME, Scow KM. 1996. Effects of toluene on microbially-mediated processes involved in the soil nitrogren cycle. Microb Ecol 32(2):171-184. PMID:8688007
  • Govindaraju RS, Kavvas ML, Jones SE, Rolston DE. 1996. Use of Green-Ampt model for analyzing one-dimensional convective transport in unsaturated soils. Ground Water 178(1-4):337-350.
  • Grismer ME, LaBolle EM, Raihala TS, Ewiss JB. 1996. A modified gravimetric method for measuring rates of adsorption and desorption on soil; kinetics of toluene adsorption/desorption on bentonite. Chapter STP 1261 in: Environmental Toxicology: Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) in the Environment. ASTM, Coshohocken, PA. pp.95.
  • Kavvas ML, Govindaraju RS, Rolston DE, Jones SE. 1996. Stochastic modeling of contaminant transport in field-scale heterogeneous soils. In: Advances in Groundwater Pollution Control and Remediation. Kluwer Academic Publishers, Netherlands. pp.47-74.
  • Kinney KA, Chang DP, Schroeder ED, Scow KM. 1996. Performance of a directionally-switching biofilter treating toluene contaminated air. In: Proceedings of the 89th Annual Meeting & Exhibition, Air & Waste Management Association, 96-RP87C.05. Nashville, TN. pp.1-16.
  • LaBolle EM, Fogg GE, Tompson AF. 1996. Random-walk simulation of transport in heterogeneous porous media: Local mass-conservation problem and implementation methods. Water Resour Res 32(3):583-593.
  • Morgenroth E, Schroeder ED, Chang DP, Scow KM. 1996. Nutrient limitation in a compost biofilter degrading hexane. J Air Waste Manag Assoc 46(4):300-308. PMID:28079480
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