Julie Zimmerman

Senior Associate Dean of Academic Affairs, Professor of Green Engineering, Assistant Director for Research at Center for Green Chemistry and Green Engineering

Selected Publications

Gilbertson, L.; Goodwin, D.; Taylor, A.; Pfefferle, L.; Zimmerman, J. B., Towards Tailored Functional Design of Multi-Walled Carbon Nanotubes: Electrochemical and Antimicrobial Activity Enhancement via Oxidation…. Environ. Sci. Technol 2014, 48 (10), pp 5938–5945


Kostal, J.; Voutchkova-Kostal, A.; Anastas, P.; Zimmerman, J. B., Identifying and designing chemicals with minimal acute aquatic toxicity. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A March 17, 2014 

Mo, W.; Wang, R.; Zimmerman, J. B., An Energy-Water Nexus Analysis of Enhanced Water Supply Scenarios: A Regional Comparison of Tampa Bay, Florida and San Diego, CaliforniaEnviron Sci Technol 2014, May 20;48(10):5883-91


Soh, L.; Curry, J.; Beckman, E. J.; Zimmerman, J. B., Effect of System Conditions for Biodiesel Production via Transesterification Using Carbon Dioxide–Methanol MixturesACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering 2014, 2 (3), 387-395.


Soh, L.; Montazeri, M.; Haznedaroglu, B.; Kelly, C.; Peccia, J.; Eckelman, M.; Zimmerman, J., Evaluating Microalgal Integrated Biorefinery Schemes: Empirical Controlled Growth Studies and Life Cycle AssessmentBioresource Technology 2014, 151, 19-27.



Pasquini, L.; Sekol, R.; Taylor, A.; Pfefferle, L.; Zimmerman, J., Realizing Comparable Oxidative and Cytotoxic Potential of Single- and Multiwalled Carbon Nanotubes through Annealing. Environmental Science & Technology 2013,47 (15), 8775-8783.


Kermanshahi pour, A.; Zimmerman, J.; Anastas, P., Microalgae-derived chemicals: opportunity for an integrated chemical plant. In Natural and Artificial Photosynthesis: Solar Power as an Energy Source., Razeghifard, R. eds., Wiley, Inc, 2013.



Nasiri, F.; Savage, T.; Wang, R.; Barawid, N.; Zimmerman, J., A system dynamics approach for urban water reuse planning: a case study from the Great Lakes region. Stochastic Environmental Research and Risk Assessm 2013, 27 (3), 675-691.


Peccia, J.; Haznedaroglu, B.; Gutierrez, J.; Zimmerman, J., Nitrogen Supply is an Important Driver of Sustainable Microalgae Biofuel Production. Trends in Biotechnology 2013, 31 (3), 134-138.



Riederer, A. M.; Belova, A.; George, B. J.; Anastas, P. T., Urinary Cadmium in the 1999–2008 U.S. National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES)Environmental Science & Technology 2013, 47 (2), 1137-1147.


Soh, L.; Curry, J.; Beckman, E.; Zimmerman, J., Effect of System Conditions for Biodiesel Production via Transesterification Using Carbon Dioxide–Methanol Mixtures in the Presence .... ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering 2013, ASAP Article.


Wang, R.; Eckelman, M. J.; Zimmerman, J. B., Consequential Environmental and Economic Life Cycle Assessment of Green and Gray Stormwater Infrastructures for Combined Sewer Systems. Environmental Science & Technology 2013,47 (19), 11189-11198.


Yamani, J.; Lounsbury, A.; Zimmerman, J., Adsorption of selenite and selenate by nanocrystalline aluminum oxide, neat and impregnated in chitosan beadsWater Research 2013, 50, 373-381.