Selected Publications

Articles In Academic Journals

Year Title
2016 Investigation of sorbate-induced plasticization of Pahokee peat by solid-state NMR spectroscopyJournal of Soils and Sediments. 1841-1848.
2016 Novel insights from NMR spectroscopy into seasonal changes in the composition of dissolved organic matter exported to the Bering Sea by the Yukon RiverGeochimica et Cosmochimica Acta. 72-88.
2016 Secondary Structures in a Freeze-Dried Lignite Humic Acid Fraction Caused by Hydrogen-Bonding of Acidic Protons with Aromatic RingsEnvironmental Science & Technology. 1663-1669.
2015 Biosorption of nonylphenol by pure algae, field-collected planktons and their fractionsEnvironmental Pollution. 61-69.
2015 Chemical composition of dissolved organic matter from various sources as characterized by solid-state NMRAquatic Sciences. 595-607.
2015 Chemical composition of organic matter in a deep soil changed with a positive priming effect due to glucose addition as investigated by 13 C NMR spectroscopySoil Biology and Biochemistry. 137-144.
2015 Plant species rather than climate greatly alters the temporal pattern of litter chemical composition during long-term decompositionScientific Reports. 15783.
2015 Potential traceable markers of organic matter in organic and conventional dairy manure using ultraviolet–visible and solid-state 13C nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopyOrganic Agriculture. 113-122.
2014 Composition of clay-fraction organic matter in Holocene paleosols revealed by advanced solid-state NMR spectroscopyGeoderma. 54-61.
2014 Hydrothermal Preparation and Characterization of Novel Corncob-Derived Solid Acid CatalystsJournal of agricultural and food chemistry. 5345-5353.
2014 Influence of molecular structure and adsorbent properties on sorption of organic compounds to a temperature series of wood charsEnvironmental Science & Technology. 4790-4798.
2014 Similarities in chemical composition of soil organic matter across a millennia-old paddy soil chronosequence as revealed by advanced solid-state NMR spectroscopyBiology and fertility of soils. 571-581.
2014 Sorption Selectivity in Natural Organic Matter Probed with Fully Deuterium-Exchanged and Carbonyl-13C-Labeled Benzophenone and 1H–13C NMR SpectroscopyEnvironmental Science & Technology. 8645-8652.
2013 Characterization of kerogen using solid-state nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy: A reviewInternational Journal of Coal Geology. 83-90.
2013 Chemical structure changes in kerogen from bituminous coal in response to dike intrusions as investigated by advanced solid-state 13 C NMR spectroscopyInternational Journal of Coal Geology. 53-64.
2013 Effects of biomass types and carbonization conditions on the chemical characteristics of hydrocharsJournal of agricultural and food chemistry. 9401-9411.
2012 Characterization of coals and their laboratory-prepared black carbon using advanced solid-state 13 C nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopyFuel processing technology. 56-64.
2012 Characterization of wood chars produced at different temperatures using advanced solid-state 13C NMR spectroscopic techniquesEnergy & Fuels. 5983-5991.
2012 Preparation and characterization of humic acid cross-linked with organic bridging groupsOrganic Geochemistry. 132-138.
2012 Removal of copper and cadmium from aqueous solution using switchgrass biochar produced via hydrothermal carbonization processJournal of Environmental Management. 61-69.
2012 Sorption selectivity in natural organic matter studied with nitroxyl paramagnetic relaxation probesEnvironmental Science & Technology. 12814-12822.
2012 Structural convergence of maize and wheat straw during two-year decomposition under different climate conditionsEnvironmental Science & Technology. 7159-7165.
2011 Characterization of humic substances by advanced solid state NMR spectroscopy: demonstration of a systematic approachOrganic Geochemistry. 891-902.
2011 Chemical structures of coal lithotypes before and after CO 2 adsorption as investigated by advanced solid-state 13 C nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopyInternational Journal of Coal Geology. 67-74.
2011 Solid-state NMR analysis of soil organic matter fractions from integrated physical–chemical extractionSoil Science Society of America Journal. 1374-1384.
2010 Chemical structures of swine-manure chars produced under different carbonization conditions investigated by advanced solid-state 13C nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) spectroscopyEnergy & Fuels. 388-397.

Chapters

Year Title
2013 Characterization of Biochars Using Advanced Solid-State 13C Nuclear Magnetic Resonance SpectroscopyAdvanced Biofuels and Bioproducts. Springer.

Conference Papers

Year Title
2014 Chemical structures of dissolved organic matter from various sources as characterized by solid-state NMR: Insights into molecular signatures in relation to point and nonpoint sources
2014 Sorption selectivity in natural organic matter studied with NMR spin and relaxation probes
2013 Systematic advanced NMR techniques for characterizing oil shale, its isolates, and residues after retorting
2011 Chemical structural changes in kerogen from bituminous coal in response to dike intrusions as investigated by advanced C-13 solid-state NMR