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Peer-Reviewed Papers 2007-2008
Ayaz-Maierhafer, B., DeVol, T.A., “Determination of Absolute Detection Efficiencies for Detectors of Interest in Homeland Security,” Nuclear Instruments and Methods, A579, 410-413, 2007.
Basu, N.B., P.S.C. Rao, R.W. Falta, M.D. Annable, J.W. Jawitz, and K. Hatfield, “Temporal Evolution of DNAPL Source and Contaminant Flux Distribution:  Impacts of Source Mass Depletion,” Journal of Contaminant Hydrology, Vol. 95, 93-109, 2008.
Chandrikamohan, P., DeVol, T.A., “Comparison of Pulse Shape Discrimination Methods for Phoswich and CsI:Tl Detectors,” IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science, 54, No. 2; 398-403, 2007.
Danko, A. S., and Freedman, D. L.; “Involvement of Carbon Dioxide in the Aerobic Biodegradation of Ethylene Oxide, Ethene, and Vinyl Chloride.”  Process Biochem., 43, 517-521, 2008.
Darlington, R., Lehmicke, L., Andrachek, R. G., Freedman, D. L.  “Biotic and Abiotic Anaerobic Transformations of Trichloroethene and cis-1,2 Dichloroethene in Fractured Sandstone.”  Environmental Science & Technology, 42, 4323-4330 (2008).
DeVol, T.A., Theisen, C.D., DiPrete, D.P., “Effect of Quench on Alpha/Beta Pulse Shape Discrimination of Liquid Scintillation Cocktails,” Operational Health Physics, 92, No. 5; S105-S111, 2007.
Falta, R.W., REMChlor:  Computer model for simulating groundwater contaminant source and plume remediation, distributed by the US EPA, 2007.
Falta, R.W. “Methodology for Comparing Source and Plume Remediation Alternatives,” Ground Water, Vol. 46, No. 2, 272-285, 2008.
Guo, Y. Yadav, A. and Karanfil, T. “Approaches to Mitigate the Impact of Dissolved Organic Matter on the Adsorption of Synthetic Organic Contaminants by Porous Carbonaceous Adsorbents,” Environmental Science and Technology, 41, (22) 7888-7894, (2007).
Harrar, W., L.C. Murdoch, B. Nillson, K.  Klint.  “ Field Characterization of Vertical Bromide Transport in a Fractured Glacial Till,”  Hydrogeology Journal, 15: 1473–1488 (2007).
Henderson, J.K., D. Freedman, R.W. Falta, T. Kuder, and J.T. Wilson, “ Anaerobic Biodegradation of Ethylene Dibromide and 1,2-Dichloroethane in the Presence of Fuel Hydrocarbons,” Environmental Science and Technology, Vol. 42, No. 3, 864-870, 2008.
Hodges, R.A., and R.W. Falta, “Vertical Confinement of Injected Steam in the Vadose Zone Using Cold Air Injection,  Vadose Zone Journal, Vol. 7, No. 2, 732-740, 2008.
Hong, Y., Liu, S., Song, H. and Karanfil, T. “HAA Formation Pathways and Kinetics during Chloramination,” Journal of American Water Works Association, 99, (8) 57-69, (2007).
Hong, Y., Liu, S., Song, H. Hu, J., Ates, N. and Karanfil, T. “The Effects of Quenching Agents on HAA Determination in Chloraminated Waters,” Journal of American Water Works Association, 100, (2) 89-99 (2008).
Hur, J., Mark A. Schlautman, Tanju Karanfil, John Smink, Hocheol Song, Stephen J. Klaine, and John C. Hayes.” Influence of drought and municipal sewage effluents on the baseflow water chemistry of an upper Piedmont river,” Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, 132(1-3): 171-187 (2007).
Hur, J., M.A. Schlautman, S.R. Templeton, T. Karanfil, C.J. Post, J.A. Smink, H. Song, M.A. Goddard, S.J. Klaine and J.C. Hayes. “ Does current management of storm water runoff adequately protect water resources in developing catchments?”  Journal of Soil and Water Conservation, 63(2):77-90 (2008).
Im, J.; Lee, C. M.; and Coates, J. T. “Comparison of Two Reference Black Carbon Sorbents to Determine Appropriate Model Black Carbon,” Chemosphere. 71(4):621-628, 2008.
Johnson, B. M.*, Kanagy, L. E., Rodgers J. H., Jr., and Castle, J. W., “Chemical, Physical, and Risk Characterization of Natural Gas Storage Produced Waters,” Water, Air, and Soil Pollution, v. 191, p. 33-54, 2008.
Kanagy, L. E., Johnson, B. M., Castle, J. W.*, and Rodgers J. H., Jr., “Design and Performance of a Pilot-Scale Hybrid Constructed Wetland Treatment System for Natural Gas Storage Produced Water,” Bioresource Technology, v. 99, p. 1877-1885, 2008.
Kaplan, D. I., Powell, B. A., Duff, M., Demirkanli, D. I., Denham, M., Fjeld, R. A., Molz, F. J. “Influence of Sources on Plutonium Mobility and Oxidation State Transformations in Vadose Zone Sediments” Environmental Science and Technology, 41, 7417-7423, 2007.
Kaplan, D. I., Powell, B. A., Duff, M., Demirkanli, D. I., Denham, M., Fjeld, R. A., Molz, F. J. “Influence of Sources on Plutonium Mobility and Oxidation State Transformations in Vadose Zone Sediments,” Environmental Science and Technology, 41, 7417-7423, 2007.
Karanfil, T., Krasner, S.W., Westerhoff, P. and Xie, Y. “Chapter 1: Disinfection By-Products: An Overview” in Occurrence, Formation, Health Effects and Control of Disinfection By-Products in Drinking Water. Eds. Karanfil, T. Krasner, S.W., Westerhoff, P. and Xie, Y. American Chemical Society, pp. 2-19 (2008).
Karanfil, T., Hong Y.  and Song, H. “Chapter 9: HAA Formation and Speciation During Chloramination” in Occurrence, Formation, Health Effects and Control of Disinfection By-Products in Drinking Water. Eds. Karanfil, T. Krasner, S.W., Westerhoff, P. and Xie, Y. American Chemical Society, pp. 123-140 (2008).
Liang, H., and R.W. Falta, “Modeling Field-Scale Cosolvent Flooding for DNAPL Source Zone Remediation,”  Journal of Contaminant Hydrology, Vol. 96, 1-16, 2008.
Miller, S.A., Landis, A.E., Theis, T.L. “Environmental Tradeoffs of Bio-based Production, Environmental Science and Technology, 41, 5176-5182 (2007).
Murdoch, L. C.,  J.R. Richardson, Q.Tan, S. C. Malin, and C. Fairbanks, Reply to the discussion by Au and Yeung on “Forms and sand transport in shallow hydraulic fractures in residual soil. V. 44, n. 12.1476-1478, (2007).
Powell, B. A., Hughes, L. D., Soreefan, A. M., Falta, D. M., Wall, M., DeVol, T. A. “Analysis of Primordial Radionuclides in Sediments from the Reedy River and Surrounding Creeks in Simpsonville, SC,” J. Env. Radio., 94(3), 121-128, 2007.
Reed, W. A., Rao, L., Zanonato, P. L., Garnov, A. Y., Powell, B. A., Nash, K. “Complexation of U(VI) with 1-Hydroxy-1,1-ethanediphosphonic acid (HEDPA),” Inorg. Chem., 46, 2870-2786, 2007.
Rodgers J. H., Jr., and Castle, J. W.*, “Constructed Wetland Treatment Systems for Efficient and Effective Treatment of Contaminated Waters for Reuse,” Environmental Geosciences, v. 15, p. 1-8, 2008.
Sivey, J. D. and Lee, C. M. “Polychlorinated Biphenyl Contamination Trends in Lake Hartwell, SC: Sediment Recovery Profiles Spanning Two Decades.” Chemosphere, 66(10):1821-1828, 2007.
Sivey, J. D. and Lee, C. M. “Using Popular Magazine Articles to Teach the Art of Writing for Non-Technical Audiences,” Journal of Chemical Education. 85(1):55-58, 2008.
Song, H. and Carraway, E.R*, “Catalytic Hydrodechlorination of Chlorinated Ethenes by Nanoscale Zero-valent Iron,” Applied Catalysis B: Environmental, 78(1-2), 53-60, 2008.
Svenson, E. T. Schweisinger, L.C. Murdoch, “Analysis of the Hydromechanical Response of a Flat-lying Fracture to a Slug Test,” Journal of Hydrology, 347, 35– 47 (2007).
Tan, Y., Kilduff, J.E. and Karanfil, T. “Chapter 17: Natural Dissolved Organic Matter Removal and Subsequent Disinfection Byproduct Formation: A Comparison of Ion Exchange and Activated Carbon” in Occurrence, Formation, Health Effects and Control of Disinfection By-Products in Drinking Water. Eds. Karanfil, T. Krasner, S.W., Westerhoff, P. and Xie, Y. American Chemical Society, pp. 242-256 (2008).
VanAntwerp, D., R.W. Falta, and J.S. Gierke, “ Numerical Simulation of Field Scalce Contaminant Mass Transfer During Air Sparging,” Vadose Zone Journal, Vol. 7, No. 1, 294-304, 2008.
Wong, C. S.; Pakdeesusuk, U.; Morrissey, J. A.; Lee, C. M.; Coates, J. T.; Garrison, A. W.; Mabury, S. A.; Marvin, C. H.; and Muir, D. C. G. “Enantiomeric Composition of Chiral Polychlorinated Biphenyl Atropisomers in Dated Sediment Cores.”  Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, 26(2):254-263, 2007.

Conference Presentations 2007-2008
Addison, J., Hu, J., Song, H. and Karanfil, T. “Formation of Halonitromethanes in Wastewater Treatment Plant Effluents,” Proceedings of 2008 Annual Conference, American Water Works Association, Atlanta, GA (June 2008).
Bartosik, E. and Kendall, T.A. “Polarization Force Microscopy of the Cell-Mineral Interface: Insights Into the Bioelectric Signature,” AGU National Meeting, San Francisco, 2007.
Dang, V. D.; Lee, C. M. and Walters, D. M. “Enantiomeric Composition of Polychlorinated Biphenyls (PCBs) in the Aquatic Food Web of Twelve Mile Creek, South Carolina.” Poster presentation. Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry (SETAC) North America 28th Annual Meeting, Milwaukee, WI, November 11-15, 2007.
Darlington, R., Freedman, D. L., Andracheck, R. G., and Lehmicke, L.  “Anaerobic Abiotic Transformation of cis-1,2-Dichloroethene Catalyzed by Minerals in Fractured Sandstone.”  Presented at the Sixth International Battelle Symposium on Remediation of Chlorinated and Recalcitrant Compounds, Monterey, CA, May 19-22, 2008.
DeVol, T.A., (invited) “Nuclear Environmental Engineering and Science at Clemson University,” presented at the North American-Young Generation in Nuclear Carolinas/South/Atlantic regional event, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Charlotte, NC,  August 10, 2007.
DeVol, T.A., Roane, J.E., Hughes, L.D., (invited) “On-line and Off-line Quantification with Extractive Scintillating Resins,” presented at the 234th ACS National Meeting, Boston, MA, August 19-23, 2007.
English, W.R., Jeremy Pike, Chris Post, John Morse, John Smink, John Hayes, and Mark Schlautman "Response of Watersheds with Different Land Use Change," Annual meeting of the North American Benthological Society, Columbia, SC, June 4, 2007.
Falta, R.W., (invited) “Mass Conserving Decision Model for Coupled Source and Plume Remediation,” Keynote presentation at the GQ07: Securing Groundwater Quality in Urban and Industrial Environments Conference held in Fremantle, Australia, December 2-7, 2007.
Falta, R.W. “EDB and 1,2-DCA from Leaded Gasoline May Dominate Health Risk at Underground Storage Tanks Sites,” Poster presented at the GQ07: Securing Groundwater Quality in Urban and Industrial Environments Conference held in Fremantle, Australia, December 2-7, 2007.
Falta, R.W. (invited) “Remediation of EDB and 1,2-DCA plumes at gasoline station sites,”  USEPA sponsored 20'th Annual Tanks Conference in Atlanta, GA, March 19, 2008.
Fowler D.E. and S. Moysey, “Direct estimation of hydraulic conductivity using integrated inversion of resistivity data during a tracer test,” Eos Trans. AGU, 88(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract H23A-1014, 2007.
Freedman, D. L., High, J., Lehmicke, L., and Zinder, S. H.  “Characterization of Microbes Capable of Using Vinyl Chloride as a Sole Carbon and Energy Source by Anaerobic Oxidation,”  Presented at the SERDP and ESTCP Technical Symposium, Washington, DC, December 4-6, 2007.
Gilbert N.E., E.A. Mikhailova, C.H. Newton, L.R. Nelson, K.C. Hall, C.J. Post, M.A. Schlautman, S.K. Cox, and W.C. Bridges, “Solarization effects on key soil fertility indicators under Kudzu (Pueraria montana) invasion,”  Minorities in Agriculture, Natural Resources and Related Sciences (MANRRS) 23rd Annual Career Fair and Training Conference in Denver, CO March 27-29, 2008.
Goddard, M.A., Mikhailova, E.A., Post, C.J., Schlautman, M.A., and J.M. Galbraith. “Atmospheric Ca2+ wet deposition within the continental United States and implications for soil inorganic carbon sequestration,” ASA-CSSA-SSSA International Annual Meetings in New Orleans, LA, November 4-8, 2007.
Goddard, M.A., Mikhailova, E.A., C.J. Post, M.A. Schlautman and J.M. Galbraith “Atmospheric Ca2+ wet deposition within the continental United States and implications for soil inorganic carbon sequestration, “ Virginia Association for Mapping and Land Information Systems (VAMLIS) Spring 2008 Annual Conference in Charlottesville, VA, May 5-7.
Grogan, K., Kaplan, D. I., Fjeld, R.A., DeVol, T. A., and Coates, J.T., “Spatial Variability of Partition Coefficients for Radionuclides at the Savannah River Site,” presented at the 52nd  Annual Meeting of the Health Physics Society, Portland, OR, July 8-12, 2007.
Grogan, K., Kaplan, D. I., Fjeld, R.A., DeVol, T. A., and Coates, J.T., “Spatial Variability of Partition Coefficients for Radionuclides at the Savannah River Site,” presented at the 52nd  Annual Meeting of the Health Physics Society, Portland, OR, July 8-12, 2007.
Hu, J., Addison, J., Song, H. and Karanfil, T. “Formation of Halonitromethanes during Drinking Water Treatment,” Proceedings of 2008 Annual Conference, American Water Works Association, Atlanta, GA (June 2008).
Jones, A.J. and Carraway, E.R.  “A Statewide Sediment and Water Quality Approach to Characterize Pollution in Wadeable Streams of South Carolina,” Poster presentation at SETAC North America 28th Annual Meeting, Milwaukee, WI, USA, 11-17 November 2007.
Kaplan, S.S., Kitis M., and Karanfil T. (in-Turkish) “Yüksek SUVA Degerlerine Sahip Sulardaki Dogal Organik Maddelerin Yüzeyleri Demir Oksitlerle Kkaplanmis Ppomzalarla Adsorptif Giderimi,” 7. Ulusal Çevre Mühendisligi Kongresi, Izmir, TURKEY (October 2007).
Kaplan, S.S., Kitis M., and Karanfil T. (in-Turkish) “Nano-materyallerin Potansiyel Cevresel Etkileri,” 7. Ulusal Çevre Mühendisligi Kongresi, Izmir, TURKEY (October 2007).
Kendall, T.A. (invited) “ Biological Transformation of Minerals: Implications for Environmental Systems,” Old Dominion University's Dept of Ocean, Earth, and Atmospheric Sciences Fall 2007 Seminar series, Norfolk, VA.
Kendall, T.A. “Mobile Surface Ions in Nanomaterial Formation,” American Geophysical Union Fall 2007 Meeting, San Francisco, CA.
Kendall, T.A. (invited) “Bioelectric Effects on Mineral Surfaces,” American Chemical Society Spring 2008 Meeting, New Orleans, LA.
Lee, C. M. (invited) “Environmental Chiral Chemistry.” Invited seminar Department of Environmental and Molecular Toxicology, North Carolina State University, October 2, 2007.
Lee, C. M.  (invited)  “Climbing the POPs Mountain.” Invited speaker. Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry (SETAC) North America 28th Annual Meeting, Milwaukee, WI, November 11-15, 2007.
Lee, C. M. “Federal Support for Sustainability Research.” Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry (SETAC) North America 28th Annual Meeting, Milwaukee, WI, November 11-15, 2007.
Lee, C. M. (invited) “Water Resources Funding at NSF.” Invited speaker. National Institutes of Water Resources (NIWR) National Meeting, Washington, DC, February 25, 2008.
Lee, C. M. (invited) “NSF Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR).” Anderson Public Library Outreach Program for Small Business, Anderson, SC, April 10, 2008.
Lee, C. M. (invited) “Biodegradation of Chiral PCBs in Soil and Sediments.” The Fifth PCB Workshop: New Knowledge Gained from Old Pollutants, Iowa City, IA, May 19, 2008.
Luo, P,  DeVol, T.A., “Time-Interval Probability Analysis for Radiation Monitoring,” presented at the 2008 Symposium in Radiation Measurements and Applications, June 2-5, 2008.
Miller, S.A., Landis, A.E. and Theis, T.L.. “Tradeoffs of Carbon and Nitrogen in Bio-based Production.” Association of Environmental Eng. and Science Professors, Blacksburg, VA, 2007.
Miller, S.A. (invited) “A Business Case for Sustainability,” Greenville Chamber of Commerce, November 27, 2007.
Miller, S.A. (invited) “Questioning the Sustainability of Biofuels,” East Tennessee State University, November 29, 2007. 
Miller, S.A. (invited) “Climate Change and Water Quality Impacts of Regional Switchgrass Production,” 2007 Southeastern Switchgrass Conference, Florence, SC.
Miller, S.A. “Environmental Impacts of Biobased Production,” InLCA Conference, Portland OR, Oct 2, 2007
Moysey S., D.E. Fowler, and G.T. Sicilia, “Impact of integrated versus sequential data fusion on hydrologic predictions, Eos Trans,” AGU, 88(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract H41H-03, 2007.
Moysey S., and D.E. Fowler, “Improved management of groundwater contaminant risks using dynamic, model-based fusion of hydrologic processes and electrical resistivity surveys,” SERDP-ESTCP Partners in Environmental Technology Technical Symposium and Workshop, Washington D.C., Dec.4-6, 2007.
Moysey, S. and J. Irving, “Examining the impact of non-linearity on rock physics relationships from a generalized stochastic perspective,” Eos Trans. AGU, 89(23), Jt. Assem. Suppl., Abstract NS31B-07, 2008.
Murdoch, L.C. T., Schwesinger, D. Hisz, T. Slack, and L. Germanovich. “Interactions between Fluids and Fractures during Well Tests in Fractured Rock,” Eos Trans. AGU,88(52), 2007.
Murdoch, L.C. and L. Germanovich. “Can Hydraulic Fractures Save the Coastal Cities of the World?  17th Clemson Hydrogeology Symposium.  3 April 2008.
Murdoch, L.C. (invited) “Can Hydraulic Fractures Save the Coastal Cities of the World?  University of Wisconsin, Madison.  March, 2008
Murdoch, L.C. (invited) “Hydromechanical well testing,”  Presented at University of Wisconsin, Madison, March, 2008.
O’Hara, M.J., Durst, P.C., Grate, J.W., Egorov, O.B., DeVol, T.A., “Rapid Automated Radiochemical Analyzer for Determination of Targeted Radionuclides in Nuclear Process Streams,” presented at the 8th International Conference on Facility Operations-Safeguards Interface, Portland, Oregon, March 30 - April 4, 2008
Oblinger, J.A., S. Moysey, “Assessing the impact of water harvesting on water resources in rural India,” NGWA Ground Water Summit, Nashville, April 2008 (received best student paper award).
Pham, P. and Castle, J.  “Design and Construction of Pilot-Scale Wetland Treatment Systems for Beneficial Reuse of Produced Water, Africa,” Clemson University Sixteenth Annual Hydrogeology Symposium Abstracts with Program, April 2008.
Pham, P. and Castle, J.  “Pilot-Scale Constructed Wetland Treatment Systems for Beneficial Reuse of Oilfield Produced Water, Africa “ Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 40, no. 4, p. 57, April 2008.
Overcamp, T.J. “Energy Absorption Buildup Factors and the Energy Conservation Constraint," 11th International Conference on Radiation Shielding, Callaway Gardens, GA, April 13-18, 2008.
Powell, B. A., Kersting, A. B., Zavarin, M., “Examination of Neptunium and Plutonium Desorption Kinetics from Synthetic Mineral Suspensions” 11th International Conference on the Chemistry and Migration Behavior of Actinides and Fission Products in the Geosphere, Munich, Germany, 2007.
Powell, B. A., Duff, M. C., Fjeld, R. A., Kaplan, D. I., Kersting, A. B., Zavarin, M., “Influence of Plutonium Oxidation State on Subsurface Transport” 11th International Conference on the Chemistry and Migration Behavior of Actinides and Fission Products in the Geosphere, Munich, Germany, 2007.
Powell, B. A., Duff, M. C., Fjeld, R. A., Kaplan, D. I., Kersting, A. B., Zavarin, M., “Influence of Plutonium Oxidation State on Subsurface Transport” 11th International Conference on the Chemistry and Migration Behavior of Actinides and Fission Products in the Geosphere, Munich, Germany, 2007.
Powell, B. A., Kersting, A. B., Zavarin, M., Zhao., P. “Development of a Composite Surface Complexation Model Describing Pu Sorption to Smectite” 235th  ACS National Meeting, New Orleans, LA, April 2008.
Powell, B. A.  (invited) "Laboratory and Modeling Studies of Plutonium Subsurface Transport" California Institute of Technology Geology Club, May 2008
Ratliff, A.E. and DeVol, T.A., “Development of a Colorimetric test for quantification of uranium in Drinking Water,” presented at the 234th ACS National Meeting, Boston, MA, August 19-23, 2007.
Reid, L., Kaplan, S., Selbes, M., Smink, J., Schlautman, M., Karanfil, T., Klaine, S., and Hayes, J. “Nutrient Flushes in Stormwater Runoff from Developing Catchments in an Upper Piedmont Watershed,” Proceedings of 2008 Annual Conference, American Water Works Association, Atlanta, GA (June 2008).
Schlautman, M.A., “What the Partnership Has Learned About Brake Pad Wear Debris,” Presented at the Brake Pad Partnership Annual Stakeholder Conference, Oakland, CA, July 31, 2007.
Shan, H., and Freedman, D. L.  “Treatment of High Concentrations of Chloroform by Bioaugmentation.”  Presented at the Sixth International Battelle Symposium on Remediation of Chlorinated and Recalcitrant Compounds, Monterey, CA, May 19-22, 2008.
Sicilia G.T. and S. Moysey, “Comparison of hydrologic parameter estimates using sequential and integrated data fusion during a GPR monitored infiltration event,” Eos Trans. AGU, 88(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract H23A-1016, 2007.
Vijay P. Santikari, Lawrence C. Murdoch and Mark A. Schlautman, “Evaluating Effects of Land Use Change on Stream Hydrology and Water Quality in the Subwatersheds of Reedy River Watershed.” Presented at the 16th Annual David S. Snipes/Clemson Hydrogeology Symposium, Clemson University, Clemson, SC, April 2008.
Wagner, J.R. "Kings Mountain NMP Resource & Activity Guide for Teachers," Piedmont - South Atlantic Cooperative Ecosystem Study Unit Annual Meeting, Athens, GA (September 13, 2007)
Wagner, J.R., Bixler, R.D., Carraway, E.R., Moysey, S.M., Murdoch, L.R., Schlautman, M.R., and Warner, R.D. "The Creative Inquiry Approach to Early Undergraduate Research Experiences at Clemson University," Geol. Soc. America, Abs. with programs , 39, October 2007.
Wagner, J.R., "Using Google Earth© in Professional Development Workshops to Conquer Teachers’ Fear of Technology in the Classroom (abs)," Geol. Soc. America, Abs. with programs , 40, April, 2008
Wagner, J.R. “SC MAPS exhibit” South Carolina Science Council annual convention, 2007.
Wagner, J.R., "Interpreting Maps and Aerial Photographs of Your School," Presentation to 30 students from Carvers Bay High School as part of Biology Merit Exam Program sponsored by SC LIFE Project at Clemson University, Clemson, SC (April 17, 2008)
Xu, X. and Carraway, E.R. “ Effect of Synthesis Methods on Metal Oxide Nanoparticles Properties,”  Poster presentation at SETAC North America 28th Annual Meeting, Milwaukee, WI, USA, 11-17 November 2007.
Xu, X. and Carraway, E.R. “β-HgS Nanoparticles: Synthesis and Characterization,” Poster presentation at SERMACS (Southeastern Regional Meeting of the ACS), Greenville, SC, October 24-27, 2007.
Zavarin, M., Bourbin, M., Kersting, A. B., Powell, B. A., Zhao., P., “Examination of the Effects of Ionic Strength and pH on Np(V) and Pu(V) Sorption to Montmorillonite” 235th  ACS National Meeting, New Orleans, LA, April 2008.