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Transatlantic Initiative for Nanotechnology and the Environment
Grant Number R834574
RFA: Environmental Behavior, Bioavailability and Effects of Manufactured Nanomaterials - Joint US – UK Research Program (2009)
Dissertation/Thesis (1)
Journal Article (38)
Presentation (29)
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Dissertation/Thesis Rathnayake S. Transformations, bioavailability and toxicity of manufactured ZnO nanomaterials in wastewater. Master's Thesis. University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, 2014.
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Journal Article Barton LE, Auffan M, Bertrand M, Barakat M, Santaella C, Masion A, Borschneck D, Olivi L, Roche N, Wiesner MR, Bottero J-Y. Transformation of pristine and citrate-functionalized CeO2 nanoparticles in a laboratory-scale activated sludge reactor. Environmental Science & Technology 2014;48(13):7289-7296.
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Journal Article Barton LE, Therezien M, Auffan M, Bottero J-Y, Wiesner MR. Theory and methodology for determining nanoparticle affinity for heteroaggregation in environmental matrices using batch measurements. Environmental Engineering Science 2014;31(7):421-427.
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Journal Article Barton LE, Auffan M, Durenkamp M, McGrath S, Bottero J-Y, Wiesner MR. Monte Carlo simulations of the transformation and removal of Ag, TiO2, and ZnO nanoparticles in wastewater treatment and land application of biosolids. Science of the Total Environment 2015;511:535-543.
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Journal Article Barton LE, Auffan M, Olivi L, Bottero J-Y, Wiesner MR. Heteroaggregation, transformation and fate of CeO2 nanoparticles in wastewater treatment. Environmental Pollution 2015;203:122-129.
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Journal Article Chen C, Unrine JM, Judy JD, Lewis RW, Guo J, McNear Jr. DH, Tsyusko OV. Toxicogenomic responses of the model legume Medicago truncatula to aged biosolids containing a mixture of nanomaterials (TiO2, Ag, and ZnO) from a pilot wastewater treatment plant. Environmental Science & Technology 2015;49(14):8759-8768.
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Journal Article Choi J, Tsyusko OV, Unrine JM, Chatterjee N, Ahn J-M, Yang X, Thornton BL, Ryde IT, Starnes D, Meyer JN. A micro-sized model for the in vivo study of nanoparticle toxicity: what has Caenorhabditis elegans taught us? Environmental Chemistry 2014;11(3):227-246.
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Journal Article Dale AL, Lowry GV, Casman EA. Modeling nanosilver transformations in freshwater sediments. Environmental Science & Technology 2013;47(22):12920-12928.
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Journal Article Dale AL, Lowry GV, Casman EA. Much ado about α: reframing the debate over appropriate fate descriptors in nanoparticle environmental risk modeling. Environmental Science: Nano 2015;2(1):27-32.
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Journal Article Dale AL, Lowry GV, Casman EA. Stream dynamics and chemical transformations control the environmental fate of silver and zinc oxide nanoparticles in a watershed-scale model. Environmental Science & Technology 2015;49(12):7285-7293.
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Journal Article Dale AL, Casman EA, Lowry GV, Lead JR, Viparelli E, Baalousha M. Modeling nanomaterial environmental fate in aquatic systems. Environmental Science & Technology 2015;49(5):2587-2593.
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Journal Article Eduok S, Martin B, Villa R, Nocker A, Jefferson B, Coulon F. Evaluation of engineered nanoparticle toxic effect on wastewater microorganisms: current status and challenges. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety 2013;95:1-9.
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Journal Article Handy RD, Cornelis G, Fernandes T, Tsyusko O, Decho A, Sabo-Attwood T, Metcalffe C, Steevens JA, Klaine SJ, Koelmans AA, Horne N. Ecotoxicity test methods for engineered nanomaterials: practical experiences and recommendations from the bench. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 2012;31(1):15-31.
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Journal Article Hendren CO, Badireddy AR, Casman E, Wiesner MR. Modeling nanomaterial fate in wastewater treatment: Monte Carlo simulation of silver nanoparticles (nano-Ag). Science of the Total Environment 2013;449:418-425.
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Journal Article Hendren CO, Lowry GV, Unrine JM, Wiesner MR. A functional assay-based strategy for nanomaterial risk forecasting. Science of the Total Environment 2015;536:1029-1037.
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Journal Article Judy JD, Unrine JM, Bertsch PM. Evidence for biomagnification of gold nanoparticles within a terrestrial food chain. Environmental Science & Technology 2011;45(2):776-781.
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Journal Article Judy JD, Unrine JM, Rao W, Wirick S, Bertsch PM. Bioavailability of gold nanomaterials to plants: importance of particle size and surface coating. Environmental Science & Technology 2012;46(15):8467-8474.
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Journal Article Judy JD, Unrine JM, Rao W, Bertsch PM. Bioaccumulation of gold nanomaterials by Manduca sexta through dietary uptake of surface contaminated plant tissue. Environmental Science & Technology 2012;46(22):12672-12678.
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Journal Article Judy JD, Tollamadugu NVKVP, Bertsch PM. Pin oak (Quercus palustris) leaf extract mediated synthesis of triangular, polyhedral and spherical gold nanoparticles. Advances in Nanoparticles 2012;1(3):79-85.
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Journal Article Judy JD, McNear Jr. DH, Chen C, Lewis RW, Tsyusko OV, Bertsch PM, Rao W, Stegemeier J, Lowry GV, McGrath SP, Durenkamp M, Unrine JM. Nanomaterials in biosolids inhibit nodulation, shift microbial community composition, and result in increased metal uptake relative to bulk/dissolved metals. Environmental Science & Technology 2015;49(14):8751-8758.
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Journal Article Levard C, Hotze EM, Colman BP, Dale AL, Truong L, Yang XY, Bone AJ, Brown Jr. GE, Tanguay RL, Di Giulio RT, Bernhardt ES, Meyer JN, Wiesner MR, Lowry GV. Sulfidation of silver nanoparticles: natural antidote to their toxicity. Environmental Science & Technology 2013;47(23):13440-13448.
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Journal Article Lombi E, Nowack B, Baun A, McGrath SP. Evidence for effects of manufactured nanomaterials on crops is inconclusive. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 2012;109(49):E3336.
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Journal Article Lowry GV, Espinasse BP, Badireddy AR, Richardson CJ, Reinsch BC, Bryant LD, Bone AJ, Deonarine A, Chae S, Therezien M, Colman BP, Hsu-Kim H, Bernhardt ES, Matson CW, Wiesner MR. Long-term transformation and fate of manufactured Ag nanoparticles in a simulated large scale freshwater emergent wetland. Environmental Science & Technology 2012;46(13):7027-7036.
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Journal Article Ma R, Levard C, Michel FM, Brown Jr GE, Lowry GV. Sulfidation mechanism for zinc oxide nanoparticles and the effect of sulfidation on their solubility. Environmental Science & Technology 2013;47(6):2527-2534.
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Journal Article Ma R, Stegemeier J, Levard C, Dale JG, Noack CW, Yang T, Brown Jr. GE, Lowry GV. Sulfidation of copper oxide nanoparticles and properties of resulting copper sulphide. Environmental Science: Nano 2014;1(4):347-357.
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Journal Article Ma R, Levard C, Judy JD, Unrine JM, Durenkamp M, Martin B, Jefferson B, Lowry GV. Fate of zinc oxide and silver nanoparticles in a pilot wastewater treatment plant and in processed biosolids. Environmental Science & Technology 2014;48(1):104-112.
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Journal Article Money ES, Reckhow KH, Wiesner MR. The use of Bayesian networks for nanoparticle risk forecasting: model formulation and baseline evaluation. Science of the Total Environment 2012;426:436-445.
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Journal Article Money ES, Barton LE, Dawson J, Reckhow KH, Wiesner MR. Validation and sensitivity of the FINE Bayesian network for forecasting aquatic exposure to nano-silver. Science of The Total Environment 2014;473-474:685-691.
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Journal Article Neal AL, Kabengi N, Grider A, Bertsch PM. Can the soil bacterium Cupriavidus necator sense ZnO nanomaterials and aqueous Zn2+ differentially? Nanotoxicology 2012;6(4):371-380.
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Journal Article Rathnayake S, Unrine JM, Judy J, Miller A-F, Rao W, Bertsch PM. A multitechnique investigation of the pH dependence of phosphate induced transformations of ZnO nanoparticles. Environmental Science & Technology 2014;48(9):4757-4764.
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Journal Article Schultz CL, Wamucho A, Tsyusko OV, Unrine JM, Crossley A, Svendsen C, Spurgeon DJ. Multigenerational exposure to silver ions and silver nanoparticles reveals heightened sensitivity and epigenetic memory in Caenorhabditis elegans. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 2016;283(1832):20152911.
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Journal Article Starnes DL, Unrine JM, Starnes CP, Collin BE, Oostveen EK, Ma R, Lowry GV, Bertsch PM, Tsyusko OV. Impact of sulfidation on the bioavailability and toxicity of silver nanoparticles to Caenorhabditis elegans. Environmental Pollution 2015;196:239-246.
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Journal Article Starnes DL, Lichtenberg SS, Unrine JM, Starnes CP, Oostveen EK, Lowry GV, Bertsch PM, Tsyusko OV. Distinct transcriptomic responses of Caenorhabditis elegans to pristine and sulfidized silver nanoparticles. Environmental Pollution 2016;213:314-321.
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Journal Article Stegemeier JP, Schwab F, Colman BP, Webb SM, Newville M, Lanzirotti A, Winkler C, Wiesner MR, Lowry GV. Speciation matters: bioavailability of silver and silver sulfide nanoparticles to alfalfa (Medicago sativa). Environmental Science & Technology 2015;49(14):8451-8460.
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Journal Article Tsyusko OV, Unrine JM, Spurgeon D, Blalock E, Starnes D, Tseng M, Joice G, Bertsch PM. Toxicogenomic responses of the model organism Caenorhabditis elegans to gold nanoparticles. Environmental Science & Technology 2012;46(7):4115-4124.
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Journal Article Tsyusko OV, Hardas SS, Shoults-Wilson WA, Starnes CP, Joice G, Butterfield DA, Unrine JM. Short-term molecular-level effects of silver nanoparticle exposure on the earthworm, Eisenia fetida. Environmental Pollution 2012;171:249-255.
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Journal Article Unrine JM, Shoults-Wilson WA, Zhurbich O, Bertsch PM, Tsyusko OV. Trophic transfer of Au nanoparticles from soil along a simulated terrestrial food chain. Environmental Science & Technology 2012;46(17):9753-9760.
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Journal Article von der Kammer F, Ferguson PL, Holden PA, Masion A, Rogers KR, Klaine SJ, Koelmans AA, Horne N, Unrine JM. Analysis of engineered nanomaterials in complex matrices (environment and biota): general considerations and conceptual case studies. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 2012;31(1):32-49.
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Journal Article Whitley AR, Levard C, Oostveen E, Bertsch PM, Matocha CJ, von der Kammer F, Unrine JM. Behavior of Ag nanoparticles in soil: effects of particle surface coating, aging and sewage sludge amendment. Environmental Pollution 2013;182:141-149.
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Presentation Bertsch PM. Big challenges surrounding the tiny: the potential environmental consequences of the nanotechnology revolution. Presented at the 9th Annual William E. Larson and Raymond R. Allmaras “Emerging Issues in Soil and Water Science” Lecture Series, The University of Minnesota, St. Paul, MN, March 2011.
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Presentation Bertsch PM, Unrine JM, Tsyusko O. The bioavailability and trophic transfer of manufactured nanomaterials in aquatic and terrestrial food webs: research challenges and potential risks. Presented at the Joint JRC (European Commission) Nano Event and 2nd ENPRA Stakeholders Workshop: Challenges of Regulation and Risk Assessment of Nanomaterials, Somma Lombardo, Varese, Italy, May 10-12, 2011 (invited).
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Presentation Bertsch PM. Transatlantic initiative for nanotechnology and the environment. Presented at the Joint UK-US Nanoscience Initiative, London, England, September 18, 2011.
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Presentation Chen C, Tsyusko O, Unrine J, Judy J, Lewis R, McNair D. Toxicogenomic responses of a model legume Medicago truncatula to nanomaterials (Ag, TiO2 and ZnO) in aged biosolids amended soil. Presented at the International Conference on Environmental Effects of Nanoparticles and Nanomaterials, Columbia, SC, September 8-11, 2014.
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Presentation Colman BP, Unrine JM, Bertsch PM, Judy JD, Bernhardt ES. The transport, fate and bioavailability of manufactured nanomaterials in terrestrial ecosystems: a critical review. Presented at the 12th International Conference on the Biogeochemistry of Trace Elements, Athens, GA, June 16-20, 2013.
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Presentation Dale AL, Lowry GV, Casman EA. Watershed modeling for nanosilver risk assessment. Presented at the 2013 Meeting of the Society for Risk Analysis, Baltimore, MD, December 8-11, 2013.
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Presentation Dale A, Lowry G, Casman E. A model of the transformations of nanosilver in freshwater sediments. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the Society for Risk Analysis, San Francisco, CA, December 9-12, 2012.
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Presentation Dale A, Lowry G, Casman E. An extensible multi-compartment nodel for nanoparticle risk assessment. Presented at the 2013 Meeting of the Society for Risk Analysis, December 8-11, 2013.
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Presentation Dale A, Lowry G, Casman E. Watershed modeling for nanosilver risk assessment. Presented at the 2013 U.S. EPA Chesapeake Bay Program Quarterly Review, Annapolis, MD, July 23-24, 2013.
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Presentation Dale A, Lowry G, Casman E. Modeling nanosilver transformations in freshwater sediments. Presented at the 2013 Technology, Management, and Policy Consortium, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, June 2013.
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Presentation Lowry GV, Ma R, Rathnayake S, Stegemeier J, Unrine J, Bertsch P. Chemical weathering of Ag and ZnO nanoparticles in the presence of inorganic sulfide or inorganice sulfide/phosphate aqueous environments. Presented at the Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 33rd Annual Meeting, Long Beach, CA, November 11-15, 2012.
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Presentation Starnes D, Lichtenbrg S, Unrine J, Starnes C, Oostveen, Collin B, Ma R, Lowry GV, Bertsch P, Tsyusko O. Silver nanoparticles get better with age. Poster presented at the International Conference on Environmental Effects of Nanoparticles and Nanomaterials, Columbia, SC, September 8-11, 2014.
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Presentation Stegemeier J, Lowry G, Dale A, Levard C, Schwab F, Colman B, Bernhardt E, Casman E, Wiesner M. Impact of natural sulfidation of silver nanoparticles on bioavailability and biouptake. Presented at the 2013 Goldschmidt Conference, Florence, Italy, August 25-30, 2013.
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Presentation Tsyusko OV, Unrine JM, Bertsch PM. Toxicity and transcriptomic responses of silver nanoparticles to Caenorhabditis elegans. Poster presented at the 11th International Conference on Biogeochemistry of Trace Elements, Florence, Italy, July 2-8, 2011.
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Presentation Tsyusko OV, Hardas SS, Shoults-Wilson WA, Starnes C, Joice G, Butterfield DA, Unrine JM. Short-term molecular-level effects of silver nanoparticle exposure on the earthworm, Eisenia fetida. Presented at the Soil Science Society of America Annual Meeting, Cincinnati, OH, October 21-24, 2012.
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Presentation Tsyusko O, Unrine J, Collin B, Starnes D, Bertsch P. Understanding of uptake and toxicity of Au and Ag nanoparticles using a toxicogenomic approach and synchrotron X-ray based imaging techniques. Presented at the 12th International Conference on the Biogeochemistry of Trace Elements, Athens, GA, June 16-20, 2013.
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Presentation Unrine JM, Shoults-Wilson WA, Tsyusko OV, Hardas SS, Butterfield DA, Bertsch PM. Exploring the transformations, toxicity, bioavailability and trophic transfer of engineered nanomaterials in soil. Presented at the 11th International Conference on Biogeochemistry of Trace Elements, Florence, Italy, July 2-8, 2011 (invited).
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Presentation Unrine JM, Whitley AR. Detection and size fractionation of silver nanoparticles in soil pore water. Presented at the 15th International Symposium on Field and Flow Based Separations, San Francisco, CA, May 23-25, 2011 (invited).
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Presentation Unrine JM. Methods for in situ detection and characterization of metal based nanoparticles. Presented at the Nanoscale Science and Engineering Grantees Conference, National Science Foundation, Arlington, VA, December 3-4, 2012.
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Presentation Unrine JM. Environmental transformations of Ag nanoparticles. Presented at the Conference on the Need for New Biological Assays for New Nanomaterials, University College, Dublin, Ireland, July 9-11, 2012 (invited).
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Presentation Unrine JM. Bioavailability and toxicity of metal based nanoparticles in terrestrial organisms. Presented at the Joint User Meeting with Advanced Photon Source (APS) and Electron Materials (EM), Center for Nanoscale Materials, Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, IL, May 7-9, 2012.
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Presentation Unrine JM, Bertsch P, Tsyusko O, Shoults-Wilson WA, Lowry GV, Colman BP, Bernhardt ES. Fate and effects of silver nanoparticles in terrestrial ecosystems. Presented at the Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 33rd Annual Meeting, Long Beach, CA, November 11-15, 2012.
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Presentation Unrine JM, Bertsch PM, Tsyusko OV, Kabengi NJ, McNear DM, Lowry GV, Casman E, Liu J, Wiesner M, Neal A, Jefferson B, Dorey R, Ritz K, Harris J, Rocks S, Lofts S, Spurgeon D, Svendsen C, Zhang H, McGrath S. TINE: the fate, behavior and ecotoxicology of manufactured nanomaterials in terrestrial ecosystems. Presented at the Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 33rd Annual Meeting, Long Beach, CA, November 11-15, 2012.
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Presentation Unrine JM. Fate and effects of manufactured nanomaterials in agroecosystems. Presented at the 8th International Conference on Environmental Effects of Nanoparticles and Nanomaterials, Aix-en-Provence, France, July 4, 2013.
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Presentation Unrine JM. Fate and effects of manufactured nanomaterials in agroecosystems. Presented at the Gordon Research Conferences: Environmental Nanotechnology, Stowe, VT, June 3, 2013.
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Presentation Unrine J, Judy J, Shoults-Wilson A, Tsyusko O, Bertsch PM, McGrath SP. The environmental fate, bioavailability, and toxicity of manufactured metal and metal oxide nanomaterials in terrestrial ecosystems. Presented at the 11th International Conference on Biogeochemistry of Trace Elements, Florence, Italy, July 2-8, 2011 (invited).
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Presentation Unrine J, Shouts-Wilson WA, Tsyusko O, Bertsch P. Trophic transfer of gold nanoparticles along a simulated terrestrial food chain. Presented at the International Conference on Environmental Implications of Nanotechnology, Durham, NC, May 9-11, 2011.
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Presentation Whitley A, Unrine J, Bertsch PM. Development of methods for characterization of Ag nanoparticles in soil pore water using AF4-multidetection. Presented at the Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry (SETAC) Annual Meeting, Boston, MA, November 11-14, 2011 (invited).
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Presentation Whitley A, Unrine J, Bertsch P. In situ detection and characterization of engineered Ag nanoparticles in pore water. Presented at the Soil Science Society of America Annual Meeting, Cincinnati, OH, October 21-24, 2012.
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