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  • Singh, S.K. (2011). Arsenic Contamination in Water, Soil, and Food Materials in Bihar. Lambert Academic Publishing, Germany. ISBN 978-3-8443-2099-2.
  • Olsen, K. (2008).  A Great Conveniency; A Maritime History of the Hackensack River, Passaic River, and Newark Bay, American History Imprints, Franklin Tn. ISBN 0-9753667-7-7.

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  • Justus, F. (2011).  Introduction: Are Cities Sustainable?  Issue 19, Taking Sides: Clashing Views on Sustainability, edited by Robert W. Taylor. McGraw-Hill: New York. ISBN 0073514500/978000073514500.
  • Letang, S. (2011). The New Jersey Highlands Water Protection and Planning Act in Encyclopedia of Water Politics and Policy in the United States. Contributor. CQ Press, Sage Publications, 2300 N Street NW, Suite 800. Washington, DC 20037.
  • Letang, S. (2011). Wetlands in Encyclopedia of Water Politics and Policy in the United States. Contributor. CQ Press, Sage Publications, Inc. 2300 N Street NW, Suite 800. Washington, DC 20037.
  • Letang, S. (2011). Highlands Water Protection and Planning Act (2004) in Encyclopedia of Water Politics & Policy. Danver & Burch, Eds. CQ Press, a division of Sage. 2300 N. Street, NW Washington, DC. 20037. ISBN 978-1-60426-614-6.
  • Mukherjee, A. and N. Onel (2012). National Culture, Human Development, and Environmental Health: A Cross National Analysis, in Scott Saccomano (ed.) Business & Health Administration Proceedings, pp. 241-255.
  • Olsen, K. (2011). Phosphorous, Encyclopedia of Water Politics and Policy in the United States, edited by Steven L. Danver and John R. Burch. CQ Press: Washington, D.C., 2011. ISBN 9781608717606.
  • Onel, N. (2011). Can Corporations Really be Sustainable? Taking Sides: Clashing Views on Sustainability, edited by Robert W. Taylor. McGraw-Hill: New York, 2011. ISBN 0073514500/978000073514500.
  • Onel, N. (2011). Drinking Water Fluoridation for Dental Health: Controversy and Issues, in Scott Saccomano (ed.) Business & Health Administration Proceedings, pp. 21-31.
  • Onoro Rocio, R.D. (2011).  Introduction: "Should Sustainability in Energy Resources be Based on Conservation?" Issue 16, Taking Sides: Clashing Views on Sustainability, edited by Robert W. Taylor. McGraw-Hill: New York. ISBN 0073514500/978000073514500.
  • Qian, Y., Feng, H., Zhang W., Yu L., Zhu Q., Zhang L., Wang X., (2011). Environmental assessment of metal concentrations in selected riverine, estuarine and coastal sediments. In: Heavy Metal Sediments. (ed. Lucia H. Sanz). Hauppauge, NY: Nova Science Publishers, Inc. pp. 59-85.
  • Rambal, A. (2011).  Introduction: Is Limiting Consumption Rather than Limiting Population the Key to Sustainability? Issue 7, Taking Sides: Clashing Views on Sustainability, edited by Robert W. Taylor. McGraw-Hill: New York, 2011. ISBN 0073514500/978000073514500.
  • Sidhu, V.P.S. (2011). Is sustainability practical for emerging economies? Issue 5, Taking Sides: Clashing Views on Sustainability, edited by Robert W. Taylor. McGraw-Hill: New York. ISBN 0073514500/978000073514500.
  • Singh, S. K. (2011). Are Western Values, Ethics and Dominant Paradigms Compatible with Sustainability? - Issue-3. Taking Sides: Clashing Views on Sustainability, edited by Robert W. Taylor (McGraw-Hill, 2011). ISBN: 0073514500 / 9780073514505.

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  • Barbooti, M. M., Punamiya, P., Al-Bassam, K. S., and Sarkar, D. (2012). Sorption of Oxytetracycline from water by Iraqi montmorillionite. Int. Jour. of Environmental Science and Technology (Accepted).
  • Chapman, E., R.S. Prezant and R. Shell. (2012). Temporal molluscan communities in an urban New Jersey pond. Northeastern Naturalist. 19(3): 373-390.
  • Chu, T., M. Wu, L. Pohren, B. Haghjoo, C. Soman, L. Lee. Under Review. Amphibians facing challenges on urban landscape: impact of human transportation and Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis. Submitted to Journal of Wildlife Management.
  • Das, P., Datta, R., Makris, K.C., and Sarkar, D. (2010). Vetiver grass is capable of removing TNT from soil in the presence of urea. Environmental Pollution 158: 1980-1983.
  • Datta, R., Das, P., Smith, S., Punamiya, P., Ramanathan, D., Reddy, R., and Sarkar, D. (2012). Phytoremediation of Tetracycline from aqueous media by Vetiver grass [Chrysopogon zizanioides (L.)], International Journal of Phytoremediation, (Accepted).
  • Datta, R., Sarkar, D., Punamiya, P., and Nagar, R. (2007). Response to Letter to the editor re: Datta et al., 2006 (Boyce et al.). Sci Total Environ.388:376-378.
  • Diglio, L. J., and Bologna, P. A. X. (in press). Brook Trout (Salvelinus fontinalis) population assessment in the South Branch of the Raritan River headwaters, Mt. Olive, New Jersey. NJ Academy of Science-The Bulletin.
  • Karmakar, R., RoyChowdhury, A., Kundu K., and Chattopadhyay, A. (2012). Optimization of Growth Parameters for Indigenous Algae (for the Production of Algal Biofuel). International Journal of Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology. 3:1: 1-13.
  • Khurana, M.P.S., Gill, T.P.S., Sidhu, V.P.S., Dhadli, H.S. (2010). Amelioration of soils with cadmium, lead and nickel-An Appraisal. Indian Journal of Ecology 37(2): 115-121.
  • Letang, S. (2012). Community Perception of Redevelopment Changes and its Impact on Brownfields Redevelopment Success. OIDA International Journal of Sustainable Development, ISSN: 1023 – 6654 (print) and ISSN 1923 – 6662 (Accepted).
  • Makris, K.C., Datta, R., Sarkar, D., Sakaya, K., Pachanoor, D., and Das, P. (2007). Chaotropic effects on 2,4,6-trinitrotoluene uptake by wheat ( Triticum aestivum ). Plant and Soil 295: 1-2.
  • Makris, K.C., Punamiya, P., Sarkar, D. and Datta, R. (2008). Novel Colorimetric method overcoming phosphorus interference during trace arsenic analysis in soil solutions. The Analyst 133: 191-196.
  • Makris, K.C., Quazi, S., Punamiya, P., Sarkar, D. and Datta, R. (2008). Fate of Arsenic in Swine waste of concentrated animal feeding operation.  Environmental Quality 37: 1626-1633.
  • Makris, K.C., Sarkar, D., Salazar, J., Punamiya, P. and Datta, R. (2010). Alternative Amendment for soluble removal of Phosphorus from Poultry Litter. Environ. Sci. Pollut. Res. 17(1):195-202.
  • Olsen, K. (2007). Clear Water and Green Gas: A History of Chlorine as a Swimming Pool Sterilizer in the United States. Bulletin for the History of Chemistry 32: 129-140.
  • Olsen, K. (2008). Multiple Wavelength Ultraviolet Determinations of Nitrate Concentration, Method Comparisons from the Preakness Brook Monitoring Project, October 2005 to October 2006, Air, Water, and Soil Pollution187: 195-202.
  • Olsen, K. (2009). Laboratory Robotics Instruction for Undergraduates at Montclair State University, Journal of the Association for Laboratory Automation 14: 90-93.
  • Onel, N. and A. Mukherjee. (2012). “Analysis of the Predictors of Environmentally Sensitive Behavior,” International Journal of Data Analysis and Information Systems, Vol. 4, No. 1, pp. 55-67.
  • Ophori, D.U., Gorring, M., Olsen K., Orhua, E., Hope, J. (2007). A Preliminary Analysis of Groundwater Chemistry in Shallow Boreholes, Ughelli, Nigeria. Journal of Environmental Hydrology, 15: 1-8.
  • Opondo, S.O., Ngure, R.M., Nguu, E.K., Ochanda, J.O., Ogoyi, D.O. (2010). Molecular characterization of Bacillus thuringiensis strains with differential toxicity to the spotted borer, Chilo partellus. Journal of Applied Biosciences 31:1878-1886.
  • Punamiya, P., Datta, R., Sarkar, D., Barber, S., Patel, M., and Das, P. (2010). Symbiotic role of Glomus mosseae in phytoextraction of lead in vetiver grass [Chrysopogon zizanioides (L.)]. Journal of Hazardous Materials 177: 465–474.
  • Qian, Y., Gallagher F.J., Feng, H., Wu M. (2012). A geochemical study of toxic metal translocation in an urban brownfield wetland.  Environmental Pollution, 166, 23-30.
  • Rakshit, S., Sarkar, D., Punamiya, P., and Datta, R. (2011). Antimony Sorption at Gibbsite-water interface, Chemosphere 84(4): 480-483.
  • Rambal, A., Panaguiton, Z.L.G., Kramer, L., Grant, S., and Harada, H. (2009). MEK inhibitors potentiate examethasone lethality in acute lymphoblastic leukemia cells through the pro-apoptotic molecule BIM. Leukemia 23: 1744-1754.
  • RoyChowdhury, A., Karmakar, R., Kundu, K.  and Dahake, V.R. (2011). Algal Biodiesel: Future Prospects and Problems. Water & Energy International 44-51.
  • Sherwood, N. and M. Wu. In press. Habitat preference by wood turtles (Glyptemys insculpta). The New Jersey Academy of Science Bulletin.
  • Sherwood, N., M. Wu., B. Zarate, H. Su. Under Review. Terrestrial habitat selection of wood turtles (Glyptemys insculpta): implications for wildlife conservation and management. Submitted to Journal of Wildlife Management.
  • Sidhu, S.S., Dhaliwal, S.S.,Singh, B., Sidhu, V.P.S. (2010). Underground water quality of Birmi village in Ludhiana district of Punjab and its suitability for irrigation to agricultural crops. Environment and Ecology 28 (3):1682-1687.
  • Sidhu, V.P.S., and Khurana, M.P.S. (2010). Effect of cadmium contaminated soils on dry matter yield and mineral composition of raya (Brassica juncea) and spinach (Spinacea oleracea). Acta Agronomica Hungarica 58(4): 407-417.
  • Singh, S. K., and Ghosh, A.K. (2010). Effect of Arsenic on Photosynthesis, Growth and its Accumulation in the Tissues of Allium cepa (Onion). International Journal of Environmental Engineering and Management 1(1): 39-50.
  • Singh, S. K., and Ghosh, A.K. (2011).Entry of Arsenic into Food Material - A Case Study. World Applied Science Journal 13 (2): 385-390.
  • Singh, S. K., and Ghosh, A.K. (in press). Health Risk Assessment due to Ground Water Arsenic Contamination-Children are at High Risk. Human and Ecological Risk Assessment.
  • Xeflide, S., Ophori, D. (2008). Return period analysis as a tool for urban flood prediction in the Accra plains, southern Ghana.  Environmental Hydrology, 16(15): 1-8.
  • Xeflide, S., Ophori, D. (2007). Characterization and frequency analysis of one day annual maximum and two to five consecutive days maximum rainfall of Accra,Ghana. ARPN Journal of Engineering and Applied Sciences. 2 (5): 27-31.
  • Yidana, S.M., Ophori D.U. (2008). Groundwater resources management in the Afra Plains Area, Ghana. KSCE Journal of Civil Engineering, 12(5): 339-347.
  • Yidana, S.M., Ophori D.U., Banoeng-Yakubo B. (2008). Groundwater quality evaluation for productive uses – The Afram Plains Area, Ghana. Journal of Irrigation and Drainage Engineering, American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), 134(2): 222-227.
  • Yidana, S.M., Ophori D.U., Banoeng-Yakubo B. (2008). Hydrogeological and hydrochemical characterization of the Voltaian Basin: The Afram Plains Area, Ghana. Environmental Geology, 53: 1213-1223.
  • Yidana, S.M., Ophori DU., Banoeng-Yakubo B. (2008). A multivariate statistical analysis of surface water chemistry data – The Ankobra Basin, Ghana. Environmental Management, 86: 80-87.
  • Yidana, S.M., Ophori D.U., Obeng B. (2007). Hydrochemical analysis of groundwater from the Keta Basin, Ghana.  Environmental Hydrology, 15: 1-11.
  • Yidana, S.M., Ophori, D.U., Banoeng-Yakubo, B. (2007). Irrigation water resource management for sustainable agriculture – The Ankobra Basin, Ghana. Journal of Irrigation and Drainage Engineering, American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), 133(6): 609-615.

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  • Attinti, R., Sarkar, D., RoyChowdhury, A., and Datta, R. (2012). Increase in plant-available lead in paint contaminated residential soils using a biodegradable chelating agent. HDC- Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry Abstracts.
  • Barber, S., Patel, M., Datta, R., Sarkar, D. & Punamiya, P. (2008). Effect of Glomus mosseae on lead uptake by the Vetiveria Zizanioides. American Association of Petroleum Geologists.
  • Bose, N., Ghosh, A.K., Roy, N.P., Upadhyay, A., Singh, A., Singh, S.K.(2007). Vulnerability of Population exposed to Arsenic contamination in the Mid-Ganga Plain of Bihar (India). Annual Conference of Royal Geographical Society, London, 28-31st August, 2007.
  • Chapman, E.J., R.S. Prezant and R. Shell. (2011). Molluscan diversity and temporal changes in an urban pond in Northern New Jersey. American Malacological Society conference. Duquesne University, Pittsburgh.
  • Chopping M., Duchesne, R., Wang, Z., Schaaf, C., and Tape, K. (2011). Shrub Abundance in Alaskan Arctic Tundra from MODIS Reflectance Anisotropy. NASA Carbon Cycle & Ecosystems Joint Science Workshop, Alexandria, VA.
  • Chopping, M., Tape, K., Shimada, S., Duchesne, R., Wang, Z., Schaaf, C. (2010). Estimating Shrub Cover in Arctic Tundra from Structural Metrics and Effects on Albedo. NASA Terrestrial Ecology Science Team Meeting, La Jolla, CA.
  • Chopping, M., Su, L., Kollikkathara, N., Urena, L. (2007). Advances in Mapping Woody Plant Canopies using the NASA MISR Instrument on Terra. International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium, Barcelona, Spain. 23-27 July 2007.
  • Das, P., Datta, R., Punamiya, P., Sarkar, D. (2010). Phytoextraction of Monensin from Hydroponic Systems by Vetiver Grass, HDC-SETAC Conference proceeding.
  • Das, P., Datta, R., Punamiya, P., Sarkar, D. (2011). Phytoremediation Potential of Vetiver Grass (Chrysopogon zizanioides L.) for 2,4,6-Trinitrotoluene (TNT) from Soil: Urea-Catalyzed Uptake and Nitroreductase Enzyme Mediated Transformation. Geological Society of America Abstracts.
  • Das, P., Datta, R., Sarkar, D., Makris, K.C., Ovuegbe, E., Punamiya, P. (2007). Chemically-Catalyzed Uptake of 2, 4, 6-Trinitrotoluene by Vetiver Grass (Vetiveria Zizanioides) In Soil. Geological Society of America Abstracts.
  • Das, P., Datta, R., Sarkar, D., Punamiya, P., Makris, K.C. (2009). Chemically enhanced phytoextraction of 2, 4, 6 trinitrotoluene (TNT) by Vetiver grass from a low organic matter containing soil. HDC-Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry.
  • Das, P., Makris, K.C., Datta, R., Sarkar, D., Punamiya, P. (2008). Urea-Catalyzed Extractability of 2,4,6-Trinitrotoluene from Contaminated Soils. American Association of Petroleum Geologists.
  • Das, P., Makris, K.C., Sarkar, D., Datta, R., Punamiya, P. (2008). TNT adsorption in chemically variant soils: Preliminary studies. Agronomy Abstracts.
  • Das, P., Punamiya, P., Datta, R., Sarkar, D., Makris, K.C. (2009). Enhanced Uptake and Biotransformation of 2, 4, 6-Trinitrotoluene (TNT) by Vetiver Grass (Vetiveria zizanioides L.) from Soil. Soil Science Society of America Abstracts.
  • Das, P., Sarkar, D., Datta, R., Makris, K.C., Shakya, K.M., Pachanoor, D. (2009) Urea Catalyzed Phytoremediation of 2, 4, 6 Trinitrotoluene (TNT) Contaminated Water by Vetiver grass (Vetiveria zizanioides L.) and Wheat (Triticum aestivum L.), NJWEA, 94th annual meeting.
  • Datta, R., Das, P., Smith, S., Punamiya, P., Ramanathan, D., Sarkar, D. (2010). Uptake of Tetracycline from Hydroponic Systems by Vetiver Grass. HDC-Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry annual meeting.
  • Datta, R., Sarkar, D., Andra, S.S., Das, P. (2009). A phytoremediation model for lead and TNT contaminated soils. Strategic Environmental Research and Development Program (SERDP) annual meeting.
  • Deng, Y. and N. Li (2012). Formation of Disinfection By-Products during Chlorination of Landfill Leachate. Oral and Poster Presentation at 27th International Conference on Solid Waste Technology and Management, Philadelphia, PA, USA.
  • Deng, Y. and N. Li (2012). Formation of Trihalomethanes (THMs) during Chlorination of Landfill Leachate. Conference Abstract, 2nd International Conference on Environmental Pollution and Remediation, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, August 2012.
  • Diglio L. (2011). Relict brook trout population assessment in the South Branch of The Raritan River headwaters. Oral Presentation at New Jersey Academy of Science Senior Academy.
  • Diglio, L. (2011). Related brook trout population assessment research in the South Branch of the Raritan River headwaters. Poster Presentation at the Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Society of Montclair State University..
  • Diglio, L. (2010). Outreach program educating grassroots organization on importance of research efforts in region. Oral Presentation, South Branch Watershed Association.
  • Diglio, L. (2010). Public outreach presentation explaining how research efforts can help improve NJ fishing. Oral Presentation at New Jersey Division of Fish & Wildlife, Freshwater Angler’s Forum, Fall, 2010.
  • Diglio, L. J., Bologna, P. A. X. (2011). Relict Brook Trout Population Assessment In The South Branch Of The Raritan River Headwaters, Mt. Olive, New Jersey, NJ Academy of Science Annual Senior Meeting.
  • Duchesne, R., Chopping, M., Tape K. (2010). Reflectance anisotropy of Arctic tundra backgrounds from field radiometry. Poster Presentation at the 2010 MISR Data Users’ Symposium, Pasadena, CA.
  • Duchesne, R., Paredes, J., Wu, M. (2010). A comparative study on land use changes in Los Angeles, CA, USA and Beirut, Lebanon during the period of 1988 to 2007. 95th Ecological Society of America (ESA) Annual Meeting, Pittsburg, PA.
  • Ferdinand, A. V. (2007). Brownfields and Urban Redevelopment - NJ Site Mart: Utilization of GPS Enabled Camera and Equipment For In-Situ Verification of 100 Potential Brownfield Sites in Orange, New Jersey. 1st Annual Student Research Symposium, Montclair State University, May 2007.
  • Ferdinand, A. V. (2008). Geospatial Analysis of Brownfields by GIS and Remote Sensing for Social Risk Assessment: The effect of appearance on the value of developable sites. AAG 2008 Annual Meeting, Boston, Massachusetts.
  • Galster, J., Roy, S. (2010). Using Lidar to measure Urbanization its added hydrologic connectivity and its implications for Flooding. GSA, Denver, Corolado.
  • Galster, J. C., Barrett, K., Slaff, E., Xeflide, S., Justus, F. (2008).  Is flooding getting worse? Historical analysis of flood flow frequencies in the Passaic Basin and New Jersey:  Abstract, 3rd Passaic River Institute Symposium, April 2008.
  • Ghosh, A.K., Bose, N., Singh, S. K. (2008). Emerging constraint in the mitigation strategies adopted in the Arsenic affected area of Bihar plain. Abstract, 2nd International Congress, Arsenic in the Environment: Arsenic from nature to human. Valencia, Spain.
  • Ghosh, A.K., Bose, N., Singh, S. K., Bhatt, A.G. (2008). A comprehensive model for arsenic mitigation in rural areas of developing economies. Abstract and Program Volume.  2nd PRAMA workshop on Risk Assessment. University of Manchester, U.K.
  • Ghosh, A.K., Sengupta, A., Vatsyayan, N., Prakash, A., Singh, S. K. (2008). Arsenic Resistant Bacteria: A Biological Weapon for Arsenic Mitigation Practices. Abstract & souvenir of The Bihar Science Conference, India.
  • Ghosh, A.K., Singh, Shatrunjay K., Bose, N., Singh, S. K. (2009). Monitoring and Management of Arsenic and Fluoride contamination in Ground Water of Bihar. Congress Abstract of Bangladesh Chemical Congress 2008(BCC 2008). 31st Annual conference of Bangladesh Chemical Society, University of Dhaka, Dhaka Bangladesh.
  • Ghosh, A.K., Singh, Shatrunjay K., Shankar, B., Upadhyay, A., Roy, N. P., Singh, S.K. (2009). Study on Fluoride Contamination in underground water in Bihar, India. Pre-Workshop Abstract Volume of ‘Regional Workshop on Geogenic Contamination of Ground Water’.  Ministry of Water Resources, Central Ground Water Board, Mid-Eastern Region, Patna, India.
  • Ghosh, A.K., Singh, S. K., Singh, S. K., Singh, A., Roy, N. P., Upadhyay, A., Bose, N., Chaudhary, S.,  Mishra, R. (2008). Study of arsenic contamination in ground water of Bihar (India) along the river Ganges-2. Water and Energy Abstracts.
  • Justus, F. (2011). Commercial horticulture in Kenya savanna lands and vulnerability of watersheds in a changing climate. Poster Presentation at the 5th Student Research Symposium, Montclair State University.  April, 2011.
  • Justus, F., Chopping, M. (2011). Mapping Woody Plant Cover in Kenyan Savanna with MISR.  Poster Presentation at the 2011 MISR Data Users’ Science Symposium, Pasadena, CA, Dec- 2011.
  • Justus, F.  (2010). Assessing Land use changes to Urban use in Passaic River Basin (WMA3, 4, &6), NJ. Abstract & Poster at the 4th   Passaic River Institute Symposium, Montclair State University, NJ. June, 2010
  • Kollikkathara, N., Feng, H., (2007). Integrated Waste Prognosis and Assessment. Sigma Xi First Annual Student Research Symposium, May 2007, Montclair, NJ.
  • Kollikkathara, N., Feng H., Yamakawa H. (2008). Integrated Solid Waste Management through Prognosis and Systems Dynamics Modeling. AAG 2008 Annual Meeting, Boston.
  • Kruge, M.A., Bujalski, N., Olsen K. (2008). “Organic Contamination in Sediments of the Lower Passaic River: An Environmental Forensics Approach,” Oral Presentation at the Third Passaic River Symposium. Montclair State University, 2008.
  • Kruge, M.A., Mastalerz, M., Yu, D., Olsen, K. (2009). Application of unconventional methods for the characterization of contaminated sediment, Gowanus Canal, Brooklyn, New York, USA. Society for Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry North America 30th Annual Meeting, New Orleans.
  • Kruge, M.A., Olsen, K., Stern, E.A. (2007). “Organic Geochemical Investigation of a Highly Contaminated Urban Waterway: The Gowanus Canal, Brooklyn, New York, USA,” Abstract to the 23rd International Meeting On Organic Geochemistry, Torquay, UK.
  • Kruge, M.A., Olsen K., Slusarczyk, J., Gomez, E. (2010). The Vinylguaiacol/Indole or VGI ("Veggie") Ratio: A Novel Molecular Parameter to Evaluate the Relative Contributions of Terrestrial and Aquatic Organic Matter to Sediments. AGU, San Francisco, California.
  • Kruge, M., Stern, E., Mastalerz, M., Permanyer, A., Olsen, K. (2012). Highly contaminated sediments from the Gowanus Canal Superfund site: Beneficial use as a fuel resource, 243rd American Chemical Society Meeting & Exposition, San Diego, California, March 2012,
  • LeTang, S. (2007). "Let nature do the work! Applying the technology of natural processes to contaminated land." Poster Presentation at the Student research Symposium at Montclair State University, May 2007.
  • Li, N. and Y. Deng (2012). Formation Potential of Trihalomethanes (THMs), the Cancerogenic Disinfection By-Products (DBPs), during Chlorination of Landfill Leachate. Poster presentation at the HDC-Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry Annual Meeting, Montclair, NJ, USA.  
  • Mukherjee, A. and N. Onel. (2012). National Culture, Human Development, and Environmental Health: A Cross National Analysis. Business and Health Administration Association, MBAA Intl. Conference, Chicago, March 2012. (Best Paper Award in the Quality of Life Track).
  • Ndiege, A.O. (2012). Corporate Disclosure Patterns In Sustainability Reporting: Analysis Of USA and European Companies. Oral Presentation at the Annual student research symposium, Montclair State University, 2012.
  • Nwachukwu, M. A. (2008). Environmental sanitation enforcement and compliance best management strategies for Nigeria; INECE 8th International conference Cape Town, South Africa.
  • Nwachukwu, M.A. (2007). Environmental sanitation best management practice for Imo state, Nigeria; Oral Presentation at an Environmental Stakeholders’ Forum.
  • Olsen, K., Kruge, M.A, Prezant, R., Stern, E., Yu, D. (2007).  Characterization of Highly Contaminated Sediment from the Gowanus Canal, Brooklyn, New York, Meadowlands Environmental Research Symposium.
  • Olsen, K., Dratch, E., Lenik, E.J. (2012). An Analysis of Pigments from Wall Paintings in Dutchess Quarry Complex Cave Number One by Pyrolysis Gas Chromatography Mass Spectrometry. 26th Annual Highlands Archaeological and Historical Conference, Tuxedo, New York. October 2012,
  • Olsen, K. (2011). Water Pollution Analysis in New Jersey, Employing the Cutting Edge Analytical Technology of 1876. 6th Annual Ramapo River Watershed Conference.
  • Olsen, K. (2011). The Net Men and the Anglers: A Case Study in the Conflicts over Recreational and Commercial Fishing, 25th Annual Highlands Archaeological and Historical Conference.
  • Olsen, K. (2010). Can a City of 5,000,000 Recycle 60% of its Organic Waste? Lessons from 1910 New York, International Symposium on Sustainability Science: the Emerging Paradigm and the Urban Environment.
  • Olsen, K. (2008). Anthropogenic PAH distribution in the sediments found within Gateway NPS as Determined by Thermal Extraction GC/MS, Principle Investigator’s Final Report submitted to the National Park Service for study number GATE-00174, research permit GATE-2007-SCI-0002.
  • Olsen, K. (2008). Jamaica Bay as New York City’s Conflicted backyard: Recreation and Refuse, Transportation and Trash, Wetlands and Wastelands, Drew University Symposium on Industrial Archaeology.
  • Olsen, K. (2008). Switzerland, Venice, and the Hills of New Jersey, Historic Recreation in the Upper Passaic River Watershed, Third Passaic River Symposium.
  • Onel, N. (2012). The effects of national culture and human development on environmental health. Poster Presentation at the annual Montclair State University Research Symposium, Montclair, NJ.
  • Onel, N. (2012). Drinking Water Fluoridation for Dental Health: Controversy and Issues, Business and Health Administration Association, MBAA International Conference, Chicago.
  • Onel, N. (2011). Impact of Eco-friendly Product Packaging Strategies on Consumer Information Processing. Poster Presentation at the Annual Student Research Symposium at Montclair State University, NJ. (Best Interdisciplinary Graduate Poster Award).
  • Patel, M., Datta, R., Punamiya, P., Sarkar, D. (2007). Arsenic Distribution and Localization in the Fronds of the Hyperaccumulator Fern Pteris vittata. Agronomy Abstracts.
  • Patel, M., Datta, R., Punamiya, P., Sarkar, D., Sahi, S. (2008). Antioxidative responses and arsenic localization in the arsenic-hyperaccumulator Chinese brake fern (Pteris vittata L.) Agronomy Abstracts.
  • Pawlish, M., and Aparna, V. (2010).  A Decision Support System for Green Data Centers, In ACM Conference on Information and Knowledge Management Ph.D. Workshop PIKM, Toronto, Canada, Oct 2010, pp. 47 – 56.
  • Pawlish, M., and Aparna, V. (2010). Free Cooling: A Paradigm Shift in Data Centers. In IEEE International Conference on Information and Automation for Sustainability Colombo, Sri Lanka, Dec 2010, pp. 347 - 352.
  • Pawlish, M., A. Varde and S. Robila (2012). Cloud Computing for Environment-Friendly Data Centers. In ACM Conference on Information and Knowledge Management CloudDB Workshop (ACM CIKM 2012), Maui, HI Oct 2012(To appear). 
  • Pawlish, M., A. Varde and S. Robila (2012).  Analyzing Utilization Rates in Data Centers for Optimizing Energy Management, International Green Computing Conference (IGCC 2012), ERSS workshop, San Jose California, Jun 2012, (To appear).
  • Pawlish, M. and A. Varde (2010).  A Decision Support System for Green Data Centers. In ACM Conference on Information and Knowledge Management Ph.D. Workshop PIKM, (ACM CIKM 2008 Workshops),Toronto, Canada, Oct 2010, pp. 47 – 56.
  • Prezant, R.S., R. Shell and L. Wu. (2012). Compartive shell and shell microstructure of Laternula truncata and L. cf. corrugata. American Malacological Society conference. Cherry Hill, NJ.
  • Prezant, R.S., E. Chapman and R. Shell. (2010). Molluscan community and population structure in an urban pond in the Lower Passaic River Watershed, New Jersey. Passaic River Symposium. Montclair State University.
  • Prezant, R.S. and R. Shell. (2009). Functional morphology of Lissarca notorcadensis (Bivalvia: Philobryidae). American Malacological Society conference 2009. Cornell University, Ithaca, NY.
  • Prezant, R.S., E.J. Chapman and R. Shell. (2007). Is molluscan biodiversity enhanced in a Northern New Jersey urban pond? Meadowlands Symposium II. NJ Meadowlands Commission, NJ.
  • Punamiya, P., Sarkar, D., Datta, R. (2011). Aluminum-Based Drinking-Water Treatment Residuals: A “Green” Sorbent For Tetracyclines. Geological Society of America Abstracts
  • Punamiya, P., Sarkar, D., Datta, R. (2011). Evaluate the potential of Al-based drinking-water treatment residuals as a “green” sorbent for tetracycline: A comprehensive batch sorption study. Poster Presentation at HDC-SETAC Conference Proceedings.
  • Punamiya, P., Sarkar, D., Datta, R. (2011). Green Remediation of Tetracyclines in Soil-Water Systems. New Jersey Water Resources Research Institute Symposium.
  • Punamiya, P., Sarkar, D., Datta, R. (2011). Sorption of Tetracycline of Al-based Drinking Water Treatment Residuals: Preliminary Results. Poster Presentation at the 5th Annual Student Research Symposium.
  • Punamiya, P., Sarkar, D., Singh, S. K., Datta, R. (2011). Evaluate the potential of Al-based drinking-water treatment residuals as a “green” sorbent for tetracycline: A comprehensive batch sorption study. Regional Meeting of Hudson Delaware Chapter of SETAC, NJ.
  • Punamiya, P., Sarkar, D., Datta, R. (2010). Interaction and effect of solution chemistry on sorption of oxytetracycline on Fe-based drinking-water treatment residuals. Oral Presentation at the HDC-SETAC Conference Proceedings (awarded 2nd place in graduate student oral competition).
  • Punamiya, P., Sarkar, D., Datta, R., Makris, K.C. (2009). Rapid and inexpensive arsenic determination method in water and soil extracts in the presence of phosphorus, NJWEA, 94th annual meeting.
  • Punamiya, P., Sarkar, D., Das, P., Datta, R. (2009). Oxytetracycline Adsorption and Desorption by Drinking Water Treatment Residuals: Preliminary Results. Soil Science Society of America Abstracts.
  • Punamiya, P., Barber, S., Das, P., Sarkar, D., Datta, R. (2009). Phytoextraction of lead using a metal-accumulating grass (Vetiveria zizanioides) in the presence of an arbuscular mycorrhizal fungus, Glomus mosseae. Poster Presentation at HDC- Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry annual meeting (awarded 2nd place in graduate student poster competition).
  • Punamiya, P., Sarkar, D., Datta, R. (2009). Aluminum Based Drinking Water Treatments Residuals as a Novel Sorbent to Immobilize Oxytetracycline: Effects of Solution Properties. ACS Abstracts
  • Punamiya, P., Patel. M., Datta, R., Sarkar, D. (2008). Phytoextraction of lead in soil using lead-accumulating grass (Vetiveria zizanioides) in the presence of beneficial arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi. American Association of Petroleum Geologists.
  • Punamiya, P., Datta, R., Patel. M., Sarkar, D., Das P. (2008). Effect of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi on Cadmium uptake by Brassica juncea: An Incubation study. Agronomy Abstracts.
  • Punamiya, P., Datta, R., Sarkar, D., Das P. (2008). Effect of Cadmium on antioxidant enzymes in the presence of beneficial arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi: An Incubation study using Brassica juncea (Indian mustard) Geological Society of America Abstracts.
  • Punamiya, P., Datta, R., Sarkar, D., Barber, S., Patel. M., Das P. (2008). Symbiotic role of Glomus mosseae in lead phytoextraction using vetiver grass. Geological Society of America Abstracts
  • Punamiya, P., Makris, K.C., Sarkar, D., Datta, R. (2008). An alternative, inexpensive to determine arsenic in water and soil extracts in presence of phosphorus. Poster Presentation at the 3rd Passaic River symposium, Montclair State University, Montclair NJ.
  • Punamiya, P., Makris, K.C., Datta, R., Sarkar, D. (2007). Low-Level Colorimetric Determination of Arsenic in the Presence of Phosphorus in Soil Solutions. Agronomy Abstracts.
  • Quazi, S., Makris, K.C., Sarkar, D., Datta, R., Punamiya, P. (2007). Geochemical fate of arsenic in swine litter AGU, Abstract.
  • Rakshit, S., Punamiya, P., Datta, R., Sarkar, D. (2010). Sorption of oxytetracycline on magnetite-water interface. Goldschmidt Abstracts.
  • Rakshit, S., Sarkar, D., Punamiya, P. (2009) Oxytetracycline sorption on Magnetite. ACS Abstracts
  • Rakshit, S., Sarkar, D., Elzinga, E., Punamiya, P., Datta, R. (2011). Ciprofloxacin Adsorption On Magnetite-Water Interface. Geological Society of America Abstracts.
  • Rambal, A., Molina, C., Sarkar, D. (2011). Study & characterization of pharmaceuticals in the environment (PIE) using Zebrafish as a vertebrate model. Gordon Research Conference Abstracts.
  • Roy Chowdhury, A., Kundu K., Dahake V.R. (2010). Algal Biodiesel Future Prospects and Problems. National Conference on Agricultural and Industrial Metabolism for Sustainable Development, India.
  • Roy Chowdhury,  A., Karmakar, R., and Kundu, K. (2012). Optimization of algal growth parameters for production of low cost algal biofuel. HDC-Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry Abstracts.
  • Roy, S., Ophori, D. (2010). “Mathematical Modeling for Simulating Groundwater movement in Akpokos valley, northeastern Nigeria”. American Geophysical Union, San Fransisco, Fall 2010.
  • Roy, S., Chopping, M., Ustin, S., Shawn K. (2009). “Remote Estimation of Evapotranspiration from NASA-MASTER Data based on SEBAL Model in Central Valley, California”. American Geophysical Union. Fall meeting, San Fransisco.
  • Shell, R., Syms, C. (2008). “The Effects of Predatory Pressures on Spatial Community Structure in Sand Gobies.” 11th International Coral Reef Symposium, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, USA, 7-11 July 2008.
  • Singh, S. K., Bozzolasco, A. (2012). Arsenic Problem in India: an Environmental Justice Perspective. Accepted for oral presentation at the 11th Global Conference: Environmental Justice and Global Citizenship, to be held in Oxford, United Kingdom.
  • Singh, S. K., Ghosh, A.K. (2010). Ground water Arsenic contamination in Maner (Patna) – Kids are at High Health Risk. The United For Sight Global Health & Innovation 2010 Conference’, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut.
  • Singh, S. K. (2009). Dying Ganga – due to different sources of pollution at 10 k.m. stretch at Patna from Digha Ghat to Mahabir Ghat, Bihar (India). International Seminar on ‘Environmental Degradation & Remediation’ jointly organized by the Department of Environment & Water Management, A. N. College, Patna (Bihar) and Scientific Foresight.
  • Singh, S. K. (2009). Dying Ganga-Human Beings are the Killers. International Conference on ‘Water Conservation Day’ sponsored by Ministry of Water Resources, Govt. of India, Chandigarh, India.  27th Sep - 1st Oct. 2009. Singh, S. K. (2009). Hybrid Eco-literature: the best tool of Sustainable Development. Ecological Literature and Environmental Education: Asian Forum for Cross-Cultural Dialogues-2009. Institute of World Literature and the Center for Cross-Cultural Studies, Peking University, China; Global Citizens for Sustainable Development, India; and Gutenberg University of Mainz, Germany.
  • Singh, S. K. (2009). Impact of Climate Change and role of Community in its Mitigation. Workshop on ‘Creating a Healthy Society with focus on Climate Change, Health and Environment’, by UNESCO and WHO, Patna, India.
  • Singh, S. K., Ghosh, A.K. (2009). Arsenic in Food Chain-A New threat to inhabitants of Bihar. Pre-Workshop Abstract Volume of ‘Regional Workshop on Geogenic Contamination of Ground Water’. Government of India, Ministry of Water Resources, Central Ground Water Board, Mid-Eastern Region, Patna, India.
  • Singh, S. K. (2008). Climatic Change Mitigation and Sustainable Development. Indian Youth Summit on Climate Change-2008- Intergenerational Partnerships for Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation. Visthar, Bangalore, India.
  • Singh, S. K. (2007). Total Quality Management for Productivity Enhancement in Industrial Sector. On the occasion of Productivity week-2007, Bihar State Productivity Council & BATA India, Dighaghat, Patna. 
  • Taylor, R.W, Carandang, J.S, Alexander, C. Calleja, J.S. (2012). Making Global Cities Sustainable: Urban Rooftop Hydroponics for Distributed Agriculture in Emerging Economies. OIDA Sustainable Development Conference, Montclair State University, NJ. July 31 - August 02, 2012.
  • Trajkovska, A., Galster, J., Feng, H., Olsen, K., (2012).  Tracing The Origin Of Fine-Grained Sediments Entering A Reservoir Using Radionuclides, GSA Northeastern Section, Hartford, Connecticut - 47th Annual Meeting.
  • Witherell, B.B. (2008). System dynamic modeling of land use regulation for water resource protection: The New Jersey Highlands Water Protection and Planning Act. Oral Presentation at the Third Passaic River Symposium, Montclair, New Jersey October 2008.
  • Witherell, B.B. (2008). System dynamic modeling of socio-economic indicators related to land use regulation. 2008 System Dynamics Users Conference, October 2008, Burlington, Vermont.
  • Hardy, M., Makris, K.C., Sarkar, D., and Datta, R. (2007) A Packed Bed Reactor System to Treat Chromium-Contaminated Shipyard Stormwater. Agronomy Abstracts
  • Hardy, M., D. Sarkar, K. Makris, R. Datta (2008) Using a Waste By-Product to Remove Metals from Contaminated Shipyard Stormwater. AAPG Abstracts.
  • Hardy,M., D. Sarkar, R. Datta (2008) Water Treatment Residuals Remove Copper, Lead, and Zinc from Acidic Wastewater. Agronomy Abstracts.
  • Xeflide, S. (2007). Analysis of baseflow trends in New Jersey: An empirical historical study. Middle States Division of the Association of American Geographers

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