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Nanotechnology Research Publications

A selected list of peer-reviewed manuscripts published in journals and reports produced by researchers in the Nanotechnology Research Program and EPA-funded researchers is provided below. For more information on publications and science activities, visit the Science Inventory.

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Varner, K, et al., State of the Science Literature Review: Everything Nanosilver and More (PDF) (221 pp, 2.3 MB), EPA Report, EPA/600/R-10/89, 2010.

Varner, K., et al., State of the Science Literature Review Nano Titanium Dioxide: Environmental Matters (PDF) (486 pp, 1.8 MB), EPA Report, EPA/R-10/89, 2010.

Scheckel, K.G., T.P. Luxton, A.M. Badawy, C.A. Impellitteri and T.M. Tolaymat. (2010) "Synchrotron Speciation of Silver and Zinc Oxide Nanoparticles Aged in a Kaolin Suspension." Exit EPA Disclaimer Environmental Science and Technology. American Chemical Society, Washington, DC, 44(4):1307-1312.

Tolaymat, T.M., A.M. Badawy, A. Genaidy, K.G. Scheckel, T.P. Luxton and M. Suidan. (2010) "An Evidence-Based Environmental Perspective of Manufactured Silver Nanoparticle in Syntheses and Applications: A Systematic Review and Critical Appraisal of Peer-Reviewed Scientific Papers." Exit EPA Disclaimer Science of the Total Environment. Elsevier BV, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 408(5):999-1006

Impellitteri, C., T. M. Tolaymat, and K. G. Scheckel. The Speciation Of Silver Nanoparticles In Antimicrobial Fabric Before and After Exposure To A Hypochlorite/Detergent Solution. D. L. Corwin (ed.), Journal of Environmental Quality, 38(4):1528-1530, (2009).

Patra, M., K. Rogers, X. Ma, D. Bouchard, H. Poynton, J. Lazorchak, Changes in agglomeration of C60 and C70 Resulting from Accumulation and Depuration in Thamnocephalus platyurus, 2009, submitted Environmental Science & Technology.

Ma, X. and D. Bouchard, Formation of Aqueous Suspensions of Fullerenes, Environmental Science & Technology, 2009, 43 (2) 330-336.

Lingjun Kong, O'Niell Tedrow, Yau Fong (Kyle), Chanand Richard, G. Zepp. Light-initiated transformation of fullerenol in aqueous media, 2009, submitted Environmental Science & Technology.

Bouchard, D., X. Ma, C. Isaacson, Colloidal Properties of Aqueous Fullerenes: Isoelectric Points and Aggregation Kinetics of C60 and C60 Derivatives, 2009, submitted Environmental Science and Technology.

Isaacson, C., and D. Bouchard, Asymmetric Flow Field Flow Fractionation (AF4) of Aqueous C60 Colloids with in-Line Dynamic Light Scattering Size Determination, 2009, submitted Environmental Science and Technology.

Bouchard, D. and X. Ma, Extraction and HPLC-UV Analysis of C60, C70, and PCBM in Synthetic and Natural Waters. Journal of Chromatography A, 2008, 1203, 153–159.

Loux, N.T. and N. Savage (2008) An assessment of the fate of metal oxide nanomaterials in porous media. Accepted for publication in Water, Air, and Soil Pollution.

Rajiv K. Saxena1, M. Ian Gilmour, and Michael D. Hays (2008) Isolation and quantitative estimation of diesel exhaust and carbon black particles ingested by lung epithelial cells and alveolar macrophages in vitro, BioTechniques 44:XXX-XXX.

Rajagopalan, G., D. Bouchard, A. Gu, I. Linkov, C. Mackay, K. Sellers, Effects of Nanoparticles on the Wastewater Treatment Industry. 2008, Water Environment Federation, Alexandria, VA, 22314-1994.

Varner, K. et al., State of Science Review for Sampling and Analysis of Nanomaterials in the Environment, EPA Report, 2008.