Publications.15

 Journal Publications
1.  Najm, I.N. “A Proposed New Interpretation
of Disinfection Kinetics”. In Preparation (2003)
2.  Najm, I.N.; M. Kennedy; & B. Naylor.
“Lignite vs Bituminous GAC for Biofiltration – A Case Study”. Accepted
for Publication in Journal AWWA (2003).
3.  Nerenberg, R., B.E. Rittmann, and I.N. Najm.
“Perchlorate Reduction in a Hydrogen-Based Membrane Biofilm Reactor”.
Journal AWWA, 94(11):103-114 (2002)
4.  Najm, I.N. “User-Friendly Carbonate
Chemistry Charts”. Journal AWWA, 93(11):86-93 (2001)
5.  Najm, I.N.; R.R. Trussell. “NDMA Formation
in Water & Wastewater”. Journal AWWA, 93:2 (2001)
6.  Najm, I.N.; J.P. Marcinko; & J.A.
Oppenheimer. “Impact of Water Quality and Analytical Methodology on TOC
Analytical Results.” Journal AWWA, 92(8) (2000)
7.  Trussell, R.R.; & I.N. Najm.
Application of Advanced Oxidation Processes for the Destruction of
Disinfection By-Product Precursors. In Formation and Control of
Disinfection By-Products in Drinking Water
. Philip Singer, Editor.
American Water Works Association. Denver, CO (1999)
8.  Najm, I.N.; C.H. Tate; and D. Selby.
“Optimizing Enhanced Coagulation With PAC Addition: Case Study”. Journal
AWWA
, 90:10 (1998)
9.  Najm, I.N.; E.M. Aieta; J.A. Oppenheimer;
and B.T. Gallagher. “Impact of Turbidity on the Inactivation of Giardia
cysts With Ozone”. Water Supply, Vol. 16; Nos 1/2, pp. 419-442
(1998)
10.  Kawamura, S., I.N. Najm, K.M. Gramith,
“Filter Trough Modifications to Minimize Media Loss During Filter
Washing,” Journal AWWA, 89:12 (1997)
11.  Najm, I.N., “Advances in the Mathematical
Modeling of Powdered Activated Carbon Processes,” Journal AWWA
88:10 (1996)
12.  Najm, I.N., and S.W. Krasner, “Effects of
Bromide and Natural Organic Matter on the Formation of Ozonation
By-Products,” Journal AWWA, 87:1 (1995)
13.  Najm, I.N., N.L. Patania, J.G. Jacangelo,
S.W. Krasner, “Evaluating Surrogates for Disinfection By-Products,” Journal
AWWA
, 86:6 (1994)
14.  Najm, I.N., V.L. Snoeyink, Y. Richard,
“Removal of 2,4,6-Trichlorophenol and Natural Organic Matter From Water
Supplies Using PAC in Floc-Blanket Reactors,” Water Research, 27:4
(1992)
15.  Najm, I.N., V.L. Snoeyink, and Y. Richard,
“Effect of Initial SOC Concentration on its Activated Carbon Adsorption
Capacity in Natural Water,” Journal AWWA, 83:8 (1991)
16.  Najm, I.N., V.L. Snoeyink, B.W. Lykins, and
J.Q. Adams, “Powdered Activated Carbon for Drinking Water Treatment: A
Critical Review,” Journal AWWA, 83:1 (1991)
17.  Najm, I.N., V.L. Snoeyink, M.T. Suidan, C.H.
Lee, and Y. Richard, “Effect of Particle Size and Background Organics
on the Adsorption Efficiency of PAC,” Journal AWWA 82:1:65-72
(1990)
18.  Wang, Y.T., M.T Suidan , J.T. Pfeffer, and
I.N. Najm, “The Effect of Concentration of Phenols on Their Batch
Methanogenesis,” Biotechnology and Bioengineering 33:1353-1357
(1989)
19.  Suidan, M.T., I.N. Najm, Y.T. Wang, and J.T.
Pfeffer, “Anaerobic Biodegradation of Phenol: Inhibition Kinetics and
System Stability,” Journal of Environmental Engineering, ASCE 114:6
(1988)
 Reports
1.  Singer, Philip C.; H.S. Weinberg; K.
Brophy; L. Liang; M. Roberts; I. Grisstede; S. Krasner; H. Baribeau; H.
Arora; & I. Najm. Relative Dominance of Haloacetic Acids and
Trihalomethanes in Treated Drinking Water
. Final Report. Awwa
Research Foundation, Denver, CO (2002).
2.  Najm, I.N., & R.R. Trussell. “Emerging
Water Treatment Technologies.” In Emerging Water Contaminants.
Report by the National Research Council (1999).
3.  Najm, I.N., V.L. Snoeyink, T.L. Galvin, and
Y. Richard, “Evaluation of Powdered Activated Carbon Use for the
Control of Organic Compounds During Drinking Water Treatment,” Final
Report, AWWARF, (January 1991).
4.  Najm, I.N. “Evaluation of the Use of
Powdered Activated Carbon for the Control of Organic Compounds During
Drinking Water Treatment,” Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Illinois at
Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, Illinois (1990).
5.  Najm, I.N., “Kinetics of Anaerobic
Biodegradation of Phenolic Compounds,” M.S. Thesis, University of
Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, Illinois (1987).
 Conference
Proceedings
1.  Najm, I.N. “Control of Nitrosamine
Formation in Water Treatment”. In Proceedings AWWA Annual Conference,
Anaheim, California (2003).
2.  Najm, I.N., S. Teefy, & L. Hidas.
“Optimizing the Use of Carbon Dioxide for Bromate Control.” In
Proceedings of the AWWA Annual Conference, Anaheim, California (2003)
3.  Rosen, J.S.; I.N. Najm; S.H. Via; J.A.H.
Sobrinho; & M.M. Marshall. “Effects of Variability on the
Developing Regulations for Ozone Inactivation of Cryptosporidium
parvum
.” In Proceedings of the AWWA Water Quality Technology
Conference, Seattle, WA (November 2002).
4.  Najm, I.N., M. Kennedy, and Bill Naylor.
“Full-Scale Comparison Between Lignite GAC and Bituminous GAC for
Biofiltration”. In Proceedings of the AWWA Water Quality &
Technology Conference, Seattle, WA (November, 2002).
5.  Najm, I.N., and J. Ma. “Formation of
Nitrosamines as By-Products of Chloramination”. In Proceedings of the
AWWA Annual Conference in New Orleans, Louisiana (June, 2002)
6.  Najm, I.N., and S. Teefy. “Reducing Bromate
Formation with Carbon Dioxide Addition”. In Proceedings of the AWWA
Annual Conference in New Orleans, Louisiana (June, 2002)
7.  Najm, I.N.; and R.R. Trussell. “NDMA
Formation in Water & Wastewater”. In Proceedings of the AWWA Water
Quality Technology Conference in Salt Lake City (November, 2000)
8.  Rittmann, B.E.; R. Nerenberg; & I.N.
Najm. “Autohydrogenotrophic Perchlorate Reduction,” In Proceedings of
the AWWA Inorganic Contaminants Workshop, Albuquerque, NM (February 28
& 29, 2000)
9.  Najm, I.N.; R.R. Trussell; L. Boulos; B.
Gallagher; R. Bowcock; C. Williams; and D. Clifford. “Application of
Ion-Exchange Technology for Perchlorate Removal from Drinking Water,” In
Proceedings of the AWWA Annual Conference, Chicago, IL (June, 1999)
10.  Teefy, S.; & I.N. Najm. “Evaluating
Performance of Backwash Water Treatment Processes Using Indigenous
Aerobic Bacterial Spores,” In Proceedings of the AWWA Annual Conference,
Chicago, IL (June, 1999)
11.  Najm, I.N., R.R. Trussell, D.E. Clifford,
and R. Bowcock. “Evaluating Ion-Exchange Technology for Perchlorate
Treatment,” In Proceedings of the National Groundwater Association’s
Specialty Conference on Perchlorate and MTBE, Anaheim, California (June,
1998).
12.  Najm, I.N., R.R. Trussell, E.M. Aieta.
“Comparing Kinetic Models for Giardia and Cryptosporidium
Inactivation with Ozone”. Paper presented at the AWWA Water Quality
Technology Conference, Denver, CO (November, 1997).
13.  Najm, I.N., E.M. Aieta, J.A. Oppenheimer,
B.T. Gallagher. “Impact of Natural Water Quality on the Inactivation of
Giardia With Ozone,” In Proceedings of the IWSA Conference,
Madrid, Spain (September, 1997).
14.  Trussell, R.R., I.N. Najm, “Feasibility of
DBP Destruction With Advanced Oxidation Processes,” In Proceedings of
the Disinfection By-Products Symposium, University of Houston, Houston,
TX, March 20-21 (1997).
15.  Najm, I.N., S. Liang, M. Davis, and E.M.
Aieta, “Comparison Between RSSCT and Pilot-Scale GAC Performance for TOC
Removal,” In Proceedings of the AWWA specialty workshop on “GAC and
Membranes: Bench- and Pilot-Scale Evaluations” in Cincinnati, OH (March
1996).
16.  Najm, I.N., and J.P. Marcinko, “Impact of
Analytical Methodology and Water Quality on TOC Analytical Results,” In
Proceedings of the American Water Works Association Water Quality
Technology Conference in New Orleans, LA (Nov. 1995).
17.  Reich, K., I.N. Najm, K. Helm, and E.M.
Aieta, “Industrial Use of Reclaimed Water: Implications of Water
Quality”, In Proceedings of the Water Environment Federation Annual
Conference in Miami Beach, FL (Oct. 1995).
18.  Najm, I.N., S. Espinoza, J. P. Marcinko, C.
H. Tate, and D. Selby, “Improving Enhanced Coagulation Performance With
PAC Addition,” In Proceedings of the 1995 American Water Works
Association Annual Conference, Anaheim, California (June, 1995).
19.  Najm, I.N., “Advances in Mathematical
Modeling of Powdered Activated Carbon Processes,” In Proceedings of the
IWSA specialized conference on Activated Carbon in Drinking Water
Treatment in Amsterdam, The Netherlands (September 1994).
20.  Najm, I.N., and S.W. Krasner, “Effects of
Bromide and Natural Organic Matter on the Formation of Ozonation
By-Products,” In Proceedings of the 1994 American Water Works
Association Annual Conference, New York City, New York (June 1994).
21.  Najm, I.N. “Powdered Activated Carbon in
Drinking Water Treatment,” In Proceedings of the 1994 American Water
Works Association Annual Conference, New York City, New York (June
1994).
22.  Najm, I.N., N.L. Patania, J.G. Jacangelo,
and S.W. Krasner, “Effect of Coagulation on the Removal of DBP
Precursors,” In Proceedings of the 1991 American Water Works Association
Water Quality Technology Conference, Orlando, FL (November 1991).
23.  Najm, I.N., and J.G. Jacangelo, “Formation
and Control of Disinfection By-products,” Paper presented at the 1991
annual conference of the California/Nevada section of the American Water
Works Association, Anaheim, CA (October 1991).
24.  Najm, I.N., V.L. Snoeyink, and Y. Richard,
“Prediction Activated Carbon Capacities for Synthetic Organic Chemicals
Present in Natural Waters,” In Proceedings of the 1991 American Water
Works Association Annual Conference, Philadelphia, PA (June 1991).
25.  Najm, I.N., V.L. Snoeyink, M.T. Suidan, and
Y. Richard, “Powdered Activated Carbon in Floc-Blanket Reactors,” In
Proceedings of the 1989 American Water Works Association Annual
Conference, Los Angeles, CA (June 1989).