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Project Publications: University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill: Novel Filtration Devices for Arsenic Reduction

Superfund Research Program

Novel Filtration Devices for Arsenic Reduction

Project Leader: Orlando Coronell Nieto
Co-Investigators: Cass T. Miller, Mustapha Soukri (RTI International), Haibo Zhou
Grant Number: P42ES031007
Funding Period: 2020-2025
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  • Fraser AC, Yankey J, Coronell Nieto O, Dingemans TJ. 2023. A sulfonated all-aromatic polyamide for heavy metal capture: a model study with Pb(II). ACS Appl. Polym. Mater 5(1):856-865. doi:10.1021/acsapm.2c01796
  • Perry LA, Chew NG, Grzebyk K, Cay-Durgun P, Lind ML, Situala P, Soukri M, Coronell Nieto O. 2023. Correlating the role of nanofillers with active layer properties and performance of thin-film nanocomposite membranes. Desalination 550:116370. doi:10.1016/j.desal.2023.116370
  • Zhang W, Chew NG, Coronell Nieto O. 2023. Facile synthesis of electrically conductive membranes. Environ Sci Technol Lett doi:10.1021/acs.estlett.3c00631


  • Armstrong MD, Vickers R, Coronell Nieto O. 2022. Dataset of reverse osmosis membrane transport properties calculated with and without assumptions about concentration polarization and solute rejection and the errors associated with each assumption. Data Brief 44:108538. doi:10.1016/j.dib.2022.108538 PMID:36060824 PMCID:PMC9436753
  • Armstrong MD, Vickers R, Coronell Nieto O. 2022. Trends and errors in reverse osmosis membrane performance calculations stemming from test pressure and simplifying assumptions about concentration polarization and solute rejection. J Memb Sci 660:doi:10.1016/j.memsci.2022.120856
  • Duckworth O, Polizzotto ML, Thompson A. 2022. Bringing soil chemistry to environmental health science to tackle soil contaminants. front environ sci doi:10.3389/fenvs.2022.981607
  • Fraser AC, Chew NG, Hedge M, Liu F, Liu C, Coronell Nieto O, Dingemans TJ. 2022. Linear versus nonlinear aromatic polyamides: The role of backbone geometry in thin film salt exclusion membranes. ACS Appl Mater Interfaces 14(31):36143-36156. doi:10.1021/acsami.2c09810 PMID:35901316
  • Grzebyk K, Armstrong MD, Coronell Nieto O. 2022. Accessing greater thickness and new morphology features in polyamide active layers of thin-film composite membranes by reducing restrictions in amine monomer supply. J Memb Sci 644:doi:10.1016/j.memsci.2021.120112 PMID:35221456 PMCID:PMC8870508
  • Manning IM, Chew NG, Macdonald HP, Miller KE, Strynar M, Coronell Nieto O, Leibfarth FA. 2022. Hydrolytically stable ionic fluorogels for high-performance remediation of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) from natural water. Angew Chem Int Ed Engl doi:10.1002/anie.202208150 PMID:35945652
  • Miller CT, Gray WG, Schrefler BA. 2022. A continuum mechanical framework for modeling tumor growth and treatment in two- and three-phase systems. Arch Appl Mech 92:461-489. doi:10.1007/s00419-021-01891-8
  • Peel HR, Balogun FO, Bowers CA, Miller CT, Obeidy C, Polizzotto ML, Tashnia SU, Vinson D, Duckworth O. 2022. Towards understanding factors affecting arsenic, chromium, and vanadium mobility in the subsurface. Water (Basel) 14(22):3687. doi:10.3390/w14223687 PMID:36420182 PMCID:PMC9681123
  • Vickers R, Wiegand TM, Miller CT, Coronell Nieto O. 2022. Molecular methods for assessing the morphology, topology, and performance of polyamide membranes. J Memb Sci 644:doi:10.1016/j.memsci.2021.120110 PMID:35082452 PMCID:PMC8786217


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