Julie Zimmerman

Professor of Green Engineering, Assistant Director for Research at Center for Green Chemistry and Green Engineering

 
Publications (BETA)

This is a PARTIAL listing of recent publications, and it will continue to grow as we populate our publications database.

2014

  • Journal Article
     
    Mo, W.W., R.R. Wang, and J.B. Zimmerman. “Energy-Water Nexus Analysis of Enhanced Water Supply Scenarios: A Regional Comparison of Tampa Bay, Florida, and San Diego, California.” Environmental Science & Technology 48.10 (2014): 5883-5891. DOI: 10.1021/es405648x
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    Gilbertson, L.M., D.G. Goodwin, A.D. Taylor, L. Pfefferle, and J.B. Zimmerman. “Toward Tailored Functional Design of Multi-Walled Carbon Nanotubes (MWNTs): Electrochemical and Antimicrobial Activity Enhancement via Oxidation and Selective Reduction.” Environmental Science & Technology 48.10 (2014): 5938-5945. DOI: 10.1021/es500468y
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    Soh, L., J. Curry, E.J. Beckman, and J.B. Zimmerman. “Effect of System Conditions for Biodiesel Production via Transesterification Using Carbon Dioxide-Methanol Mixtures in the Presence of a Heterogeneous Catalyst.” ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering 2.3 (2014): 387-395. DOI: 10.1021/sc400349g
  • 2013

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    Nasiri, F., T. Savage*, R. Wang, N. Barawid, J.B. Zimmerman. “A system dynamics approach for urban water reuse planning: a case study from the Great Lakes region. Stochastic Environmental Research and Risk Assessment 27(3): 675-691..” Stochastic Environmental Research and Risk Assessment 27.3 (2013): 675-691. DOI: 10.1007/s00477-012-0631-8
  • Book Chapter
     
    Kermanshahi pour, A.; Zimmerman, J.; Anastas, P. “Microalgae-derived chemicals: opportunity for an integrated chemical plant.” Natural and Artificial Photosynthesis: Solar Power as an Energy Source. Ed. Razeghifard, R Hoboken NJ: Wiley, Inc, 2013.
  • Journal Article - In Press
     
    Pasquini, L. M.; Sekol, R. C.; Taylor, A. D.; Pfefferle, L. D.; Zimmerman, J. B. “Realizing Comparable Oxidative and Cytotoxic Potential of Single- and Multiwalled Carbon Nanotubes through Annealing.” Environmental Science & Technology (2013).
  • 2012

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    Yamani JS, Miller SM, Spaulding ML and Zimmerman JB. “Enhanced arsenic removal using mixed metal oxide impregnated chitosan beads.” Water Research 46.14 (2012): 4427-4434. DOI: 10.1016/j.watres.2012.06.004
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    Matus KJM, Xiao X and Zimmerman JB. “Green chemistry and green engineering in China: drivers, policies and barriers to innovation.” Journal of Cleaner Production 32 (2012): 193-203. DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2012.03.033
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    Pasquini LM, Hashmi SM, Sommer TJ, Elimelech M, Zimmerman JB. “Impact of Surface Functionalization on Bacterial Cytotoxicity of Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes.” Environmental Science & Technology 46.11 (2012): 6297-6305. DOI: 10.1021/es300514s
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    Evan S. Beach, Matthew J. Eckelman, Zheng Cui, Laura Brentner, and Julie B. Zimmerman. “Preferential technological and life cycle environmental performance of chitosan flocculation for harvesting of the green algae Neochloris oleoabundans.” Bioresource Technology 121 (2012): 445-449. DOI: 10.1016/j.biortech.2012.06.012
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    Voutchkova-Kostal, A. M.; Kostal, J.; Connors, K. A.; W., Brooks, B.; Anastas, P. T.; Zimmerman, J. B. “Towards rational molecular design for reduced chronic aquatic toxicity.” Green Chemistry 14 (2012): 1001-1008. DOI: 10.1039/C2GC16385C
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    Kostal J, A Voutchkova-Kostal, B Weeks, JB Zimmerman, PT Anastas. “A Free Energy Approach to the Prediction of Olefin and Epoxide Mutagenicity and Carcinogenicity.” Chemical Research in Toxicology 25.12 (2012): 2780-2787. DOI: 10.1021/tx300402b
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    Matus KJM, WC Clark, PT Anastas, JB Zimmerman. “Barriers to the Implementation of Green Chemistry in the United States.” Environmental Science & Technology 46.20 (2012): 10892-10899. DOI: 10.1021/es3021777
  • 2011

  • Journal Article
     
    Patrick Foley, Azadeh Kermanshahi pour, Evan S. Beach,* and Julie B. Zimmerman. “Derivation and synthesis of renewable surfactants.” Chemical Society Reviews 41 (2011): 1499-1518. DOI: 10.1039/C1CS15217C
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    Miller, S. M.; Spaulding, M.; Zimmerman, J. B. “Optimization of capacity and kinetics for a novel bio-based arsenic sorbent,TiO2-impregnated chitosan bead.” Water Research 45.17 (2011): 5745-5754. DOI: /10.1016/j.watres.2011.08.040
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    Brentner, L.; Eckelman, M.; Zimmerman, J.B. “Combinatorial life cycle assessment to inform process design of industrial production of algal biodiesel.” Environmental Science and Technology, Environmental Science and Technology 45.16 (2011): 7060-7067. DOI: 10.1021/es2006995
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    Voutchkova, A. M.; Kostal, J.; Steinfeld, J. B.; Emerson, J. W.; Brooks, B. W.; Anastas, P. T.; Zimmerman, J. B. “Towards rational molecular design: derivation of property guidelines for reduced acute aquatic toxicity.” Green Chemistry 13.9 (2011): 2373-2379. DOI: 10.1039/C1GC15651A
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    Soh, L.; Connors, K. A.; Brooks, B. W.; Zimmerman, J. B. “Fate of Sucralose through Environmental and Water Treatment Processes and Impact on Plant Indicator Species.” Environmental Science and Technology 45.4 (2011): 1363-1369. DOI: 10.1021/es102719d
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    Golden, J. S; Subramanian, V.; Zimmerman, J. B. “Sustainability and Commerce Trends, Industry Consortia as the Drivers for Green Product Design.” Journal of Industrial Ecology 15.6 (2011): 821-824. DOI: 10.1111/j.1530-9290.2011.00381.x
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    Mulvihill, M.J.; Beach, E.S.; Zimmerman, J. B.; Anastas, P.T. “Green Chemistry and Green Engineering: A Framework for Sustainable Technology Development.” Annual Review of Environment and Resources 36 (2011): 271-293. DOI: 10.1146/annurev-environ-032009-095500
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    Foley, P. M.; Beach, E.; Zimmerman, J. B. “Algae as a Source of Renewable Chemicals: Opportunities and Challenges.” Journal of Green Chemistry 13.6 (2011): 1399-1405. DOI: 10.1039/C1GC00015B
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    Soh, L.; Zimmerman, J. B. “Biodiesel Production Potential of Algal Lipids Extracted with Supercritical Carbon Dioxide.” Journal of Green Chemistry. 13.6 (2011): 1422-1429. DOI: 10.1039/C1GC15068E
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    Foley, P.; Phimphachanh, A.; Beach, E. S.; Zimmerman, J. B.; Anastas, P. T. “Linear and Cyclic C-Glycosides as Surfactants.” Journal of Green Chemistry 13 (2011): 321-325. DOI: 10.1039/C0GC00407C
  • 2010

  • Journal Article
     
    Klein, A.P.; Beach, E.S.; Emerson, J. W.; Zimmerman, J. B. “Accelerated solvent extraction of lignin from Aleurites moluccana (candlenut) nutshells.” Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry 58.18 (2010): 10045-10048. DOI: 10.1021/jf1019856
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    Mo, W; Nasiri, F.; Eckelman, M.; Zhang, Q.; Zimmerman, J. B. “Measuring the Embodied Energy in Drinking Water Supply Systems: A Case Study in Great Lakes Region.” Environmental Science and Technology 44.16 (2010): 9516-9521. DOI: 10.1021/es1015845
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    Miller, S.M.; Zimmerman, J. B. “Synthesis, Efficacy, and Mechanism of a Novel Bio-based Sorbent for Arsenic: TiO2-Impregnated Chitosan Beads.” Water Research 44.19 (2010): 5722-5729. DOI: 10.1016/j.watres.2010.05.045
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    Brentner, L.B.; Peccia, J.; Zimmerman, J. B. “Challenges in Developing Biohydrogen as a Sustainable Energy Source.” Environmental Science and Technology 44.7 (2010): 2243-2254. DOI: 10.1021/es9030613
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    Boyle, C.; Mudd, G.; Mihelcic, J.R.; Anastas, P.; Collins, T.; Culligan, P.; Edwards, M.; Gabe, J.; Gallagher, P.; Handy, S.; Kao, J.J.; Krumdieck, S.; Lyles, L.D.; Mason, I.; Mcdowall, R.; Pearce, A.; Riedy, C.; Russell, J.; Schnoor, J.L.; Trotz, M.; Venables, R.; Zimmerman, J. B.; Fuchs, V.; Miller, S.; Page, S.; Reeder-Emery, K. “Delivering Sustainable Infrastructure that Supports the Urban Built Environment.” Environmental Science and Technology 44.13 (2010): 4836-4840. DOI: 10.1021/es903749d
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    Matus, K.J.M.; Zimmerman, J. B.; Beach, E. “A Proactive Approach to Toxic Chemicals: Moving Green Chemistry Beyond Alternatives in the ‘Safe Chemicals Act of 2010.” Environmental Science and Technology 44.16 (2010): 6022-6023. DOI: 10.1021/es102149j
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    Vanasupa, L.; Burton, R.; Solk, J.; Zimmerman, J. B.; Leifer, L.; Anastas, P.T. “The Systemic Correlation between Mental Models and Sustainable Design: Implications for Engineering Educators.” International Journal of Engineering Education 26.2 (2010): 438-450.
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    Voutchkova, A. M.; Ferris, L. A.; Zimmerman, J. B.; Anastas, P. T. “Toward molecular design for hazard reduction-fundamental relationships between chemical properties and toxicity.” Tetrahedron 66.5 (2010): 1031-1039. DOI: 10.1016/j.tet.2009.11.002
  • 2009

  • Book
     
    Mihelcic, J.; Zimmerman, J.B. Environmental Engineering: Fundamentals, Sustainability, Design. New York: John Wiley and Sons, 2009.
  • Book Chapter
     
    Zimmerman, J. B.; Anastas, P. T. “Integrating Green Engineering into Engineering Curricula.” ACS Symposium Series 1011. Ed. Anastas, P. T.; Levy, I. J.; Parent, K. E Washington DC: American Chemical Society, 2009.
  • 2008

  • Journal Article
     
    Clarens, A.F.; Zimmerman, J. B.; Keoleian, G.A.; Hayes, K.F.; Skerlos, S.J. “Comparison of life cycle emissions and energy consumption for environmentally adapted metalworking fluid systems.” Environmental Science and Technology 42.22 (2008): 8534-8540. DOI: 10.1021/es800791z
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    Miller, S.; Fugate, E.; Craver, V.; Smith, J.A.; Zimmerman, J. B. “Toward Understanding the Efficacy and Mechanism of Opuntia spp. as a Natural Coagulant for Potential Applications in Water Treatment.” Environmental Science and Technology 42.12 (2008): 4274-4279.
  • Journal Article - In Press
     
    Eckelman, M. J.; Zimmerman, J. B.; Anastas, P.T.. “Designing Safer Nanotechnology through Green Chemistry and Green Engineering.” Journal of Industrial Ecology (2008).
  • Book
     
    James R. Mihelcic, Julie B. Zimmerman. Environmental Engineering : Fundamentals, Sustainability, Design. John Wiley and Sons, New York, 2008.
  • Journal Article
     
    Zimmerman JB, Mihelcic JR, Smith J.. “Global Stressors on Water Quality and Quantity.” Environmental Science and Technology 42.12 (2008): 4247–4254. DOI: 10.1007/s11269-006-9039-x
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    Matthew J. Eckelman, Paul T. Anastas and Julie B. Zimmerman. “Spatial Assessment of Net Mercury Emissions from the Use of Fluorescent Bulbs.” Environmental Science and Technology 42.22 (2008): 8564–8570. DOI: 10.1021/es800117h
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    Eckelman, M. J.; Zimmerman, J. B.; Anastas, P. T. “Toward green nano. E-factor analysis of several nanomaterial syntheses.” Journal of Industrial Ecology 12.3 (2008): 316-328. DOI: 10.1111/j.1530-9290.2008.00043.x
  • Journal Article
     
    Miller SM, Fugate EJ, Craver VO, Smith JA, Zimmerman JB. “Toward Understanding the Efficacy and Mechanism of Opuntia spp. as a Natural Coagulant for Potential Applications in Water Treatment.” Environmental Science & Technology 42.12 (2008): 4274-4279. DOI: 10.1021/es7025054
  • 2007

  • Journal Article
     
    Zimmerman, J.B.; Vanegas, J.A. “Using Sustainability Education to Enable the Increase of Diversity in Science, Engineering, and Technology Related Disciplines.” International Journal of Engineering Education 23.2 (2007): 242-253.
  • Journal Article
     
    Ramaswami, A.; Zimmerman, J.B.; Mihelcic, J. “Integrating Developed and Developing World Knowledge into Global Discussions and Strategies for Sustainability. Part II: Economics, Commerce and Governance.” Environmental Science and Technology 41.10 (2007): 3422-3430. DOI: 10.1021/es0603047
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    Mihelcic, J.; Zimmerman, J.B.; Ramaswami, A. “Integrating Developed and Developing World Knowledge into Global Discussions and Strategies for Sustainability. Part I: Science and Technology.” Environmental Science and Technology 41.10 (2007): 3415-3421. DOI: 10.1021/es060303e