Professor in Civil, Construction, Environmental Engineering at NC State University

Works (73)

2019 journal article

Dynamic Modeling of Microalgae Growth and Lipid Production under Transient Light and Nitrogen Conditions

Environmental Science & Technology, 9.

By: D. Wang, Y. Lai, A. Karam, . Reyes & J. Ducoste

Source: ORCID
Added: September 11, 2019

2019 journal article

Flux modeling for monolignol biosynthesis

Current Opinion in Biotechnology, 56, 187–192.

By: J. Wang, M. Matthews, P. Naik, C. Williams, J. Ducoste, R. Sederoff, V. Chiang

Source: ORCID
Added: May 31, 2019

2019 journal article

Genetic Algorithm-Genetic Programming Approach to Identify Hierarchical Models for Ultraviolet Disinfection Reactors

JOURNAL OF ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEERING, 145(2).

By: J. Monroe, J. Ducoste & E. Berglund

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: December 31, 2018

2019 journal article

Increased loading leads to convergence of microbial communities and high methane yield in adapted anaerobic co-digesters

Water Research.

By: L. Wang, E. Hossen, T. Aziz, J. Ducoste & . Reyes

Source: ORCID
Added: October 12, 2019

2019 journal article

Measuring the Shape and Size of Activated Sludge Particles Immobilized in Agar with an Open Source Software Pipeline

JOVE-JOURNAL OF VISUALIZED EXPERIMENTS, (143).

By: J. Weaver, J. Williams, J. Ducoste & F. Reyes

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: February 25, 2019

2019 journal article

Relating nitrogen concentration and light intensity to the growth and lipid accumulation of Dunaliella viridis in a photobioreactor

Journal of Applied Phycology.

By: Y. Lai, A. Karam, H. Sederoff, J. Ducoste & F. Reyes

Source: ORCID
Added: August 28, 2019

2018 journal article

Assessing the impact of the 4CL enzyme complex on the robustness of monolignol biosynthesis using metabolic pathway analysis

PLOS ONE, 13(3), e0193896.

By: P. Naik, J. Wang, R. Sederoff, V. Chiang, C. Williams & J. Ducoste

Ed(s): D. Cullen

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2018 journal article

Controlling aerobic biological floc size using Couette-Taylor Bioreactors

Water Research, 147, 177–183.

By: J. Weaver, H. Hong, J. Ducoste & . Reyes

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: December 31, 2018

2018 journal article

Development of Photochemical Microsensors for Evaluating Photosynthetic Light Dose Distributions in Microalgal Photobioreactors

Environmental Science & Technology, 10(21), 12538–12545.

By: A. Karam, . Reyes & J. Ducoste

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: December 3, 2018

2018 journal article

Improving wood properties for wood utilization through multi-omics integration in lignin biosynthesis

Nature Communications, 9.

By: J. Wang, M. Matthews, C. Williams, R. Shi, C. Yang, S. Tunlaya-Anukit, H. Chen, Q. Li ...

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

A critical review of fat, oil, and grease (FOG) in sewer collection systems: Challenges and control

Critical Reviews in Environmental Science and Technology, 47(13), 1191–1217.

By: X. He, . Reyes & J. Ducoste

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 conference paper

A model to describe heat generation and accumulation at municipal solid waste landfills

In Geotechnical frontiers 2017: waste containment, barriers, remediation, and sustainable geoengineering (pp. 281–288).

By: Z. Hao, M. Sun, J. Ducoste & M. Barlaz

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Another grand challenge: Diversity in environmental engineering

Environmental Engineering Science.

By: L. Blaney, J. Perlinger, S. Bartelt-Hunt, R. Kandiah & J. Ducoste

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Attenuated total reflectance fourier transform infrared spectroscopy for determination of long chain free fatty acid concentration in oily wastewater using the double wavenumber extrapolation technique

Talanta, 165, 526–532.

By: Z. Hao, D. Malyala, L. Dean & J. Ducoste

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Construction and setup of a bench-scale algal photosynthetic bioreactor with temperature, light, and ph monitoring for kinetic growth tests

Jove-Journal of Visualized Experiments, (124).

By: A. Karam, C. McMillan, Y. Lai, F. Reyes, H. Sederoff, A. Grunden, R. Ranjithan, J. Levis, J. Ducoste

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Heat generation and accumulation in municipal solid waste landfills

Environmental Science & Technology, 51(21), 12434–12442.

By: Z. Hao, M. Sun, J. Ducoste, C. Benson, S. Luettich, M. Castaldi, M. Barlaz

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Modeling fats, oil and grease deposit formation and accumulation in sewer collection systems

Journal of Hydroinformatics, 19(3), 443–455.

By: R. Yousefelahiyeh, C. Dominic & J. Ducoste

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

CFD for wastewater treatment: An overview

Water Science and Technology, 74(3), 549–563.

By: R. Samstag, J. Ducoste, A. Griborio, I. Nopens, D. Batstone, J. Wicks, S. Saunders, E. Wicklein ...

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

Good modelling practice in applying computational fluid dynamics for WWTP modelling

Water Science and Technology, 73(5), 969–982.

By: E. Wicklein, D. Batstone, J. Ducoste, J. Laurent, A. Griborio, J. Wicks, S. Saunders, R. Samstag ...

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

Quantifying fat, oil, and grease deposit formation kinetics

Water Research, 88, 786–795.

By: M. Iasmin, L. Dean & J. Ducoste

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

Structural characteristics and development of the cake layer in a dynamic membrane bioreactor

Separation and Purification Technology, 167, 88–96.

By: J. Xiong, D. Fu, R. Singh & J. Ducoste

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

Trends in population and demographics of US environmental engineering students and faculty from 2005 to 2013

Environmental Engineering Science, 33(8), 578–590.

By: L. Blaney, R. Kandiah, J. Ducoste, J. Perlinger & S. Bartelt-Hunt

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2015 journal article

Clustering and differential alignment algorithm: Identification of early stage regulators in the Arabidopsis thaliana iron deficiency response

PLoS One, 10(8).

By: A. Koryachko, A. Matthiadis, D. Muhammad, J. Foret, S. Brady, J. Ducoste, J. Tuck, T. Long, C. Williams

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2015 journal article

Computational fluid dynamics modeling alternatives for UV-initiated advanced oxidation processes

Water Quality Research Journal of Canada, 50(1), 4–20.

By: J. Ducoste & S. Alpert

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2015 journal article

Heuristic optimization of a continuous flow point-of-use UV-LED disinfection reactor using computational fluid dynamics

Water Research, 83, 310–318.

By: R. Jenny, M. Jasper, O. Simmons, M. Shatalov & J. Ducoste

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2015 journal article

Population balance models: a useful complementary modelling framework for future WWTP modelling

Water Science and Technology, 71(2), 159–167.

By: I. Nopens, E. Torfs, J. Ducoste, P. Vanrolleghem & K. Gernaey

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2014 journal article

A protocol for the use of computational fluid dynamics as a supportive tool for wastewater treatment plant modelling

Water Science and Technology, 70(10), 1575–1584.

By: J. Laurent, R. Samstag, J. Ducoste, A. Griborio, I. Nopens, D. Batstone, J. Wicks, S. Saunders, O. Potier

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2014 journal article

Enhanced nitrogen removal by rice husk amended dynamic membrane bioreactors

Journal of Environmental Engineering (New York, N.Y.), 140(11).

By: D. Fu, H. Kai, R. Singh & J. Ducoste

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2014 journal article

Factors that influence properties of FOG deposits and their formation in sewer collection systems

Water Research, 49, 92–102.

By: M. Iasmin, L. Dean, S. Lappi & J. Ducoste

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2014 journal article

Modeling a continuous flow ultraviolet Light Emitting Diode reactor using computational fluid dynamics

Chemical Engineering Science, 116, 524–535.

By: R. Jenny, O. Simmons, M. Shatalov & J. Ducoste

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2014 journal article

Systems Biology of Lignin Biosynthesis in Populus trichocarpa: Heteromeric 4-Coumaric Acid:Coenzyme A Ligase Protein Complex Formation, Regulation, and Numerical Modeling

The Plant Cell, 26(3), 876–893.

By: H. Chen, J. Song, J. Wang, Y. Lin, J. Ducoste, C. Shuford, J. Liu, Q. Li ...

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2013 journal article

Mechanisms of fat, oil and grease (FOG) deposit formation in sewer lines

Water Research, 47(13), 4451–4459.

By: X. He, F. Reyes, M. Leming, L. Dean, S. Lappi & J. Ducoste

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2013 journal article

Monolignol pathway 4-coumaric acid: Coenzyme a ligases in Populus trichocarpa: Novel specificity, metabolic regulation, and simulation of coenzyme a ligation fluxes

Plant Physiology, 161(3), 1501–1516.

By: H. Chen, J. Song, C. Williams, C. Shuford, J. Liu, J. Wang, Q. Li, R. Shi ...

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2013 journal article

Understanding the spatial formation and accumulation of fats, oils and grease deposits in the sewer collection system

Water Science and Technology, 68(8), 1830–1836.

By: C. Dominic, M. Szakasits, L. Dean & J. Ducoste

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2012 journal article

Anaerobic co-digestion of fat, oil, and grease (FOG): A review of gas production and process limitations

Process Safety and Environmental Protection, 90(3), 231–245.

By: J. Long, T. Aziz, F. Reyes & J. Ducoste

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2012 journal article

Field Characterization of External Grease Abatement Devices

Water Environment Research, 84(3), 237–246.

By: T. Aziz, L. Holt, K. Keener, J. Groninger & J. Ducoste

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2011 journal article

Evidence for fat, oil, and grease (fog) deposit formation mechanisms in sewer lines

Environmental Science & Technology, 45(10), 4385–4391.

By: X. He, M. Iasmin, L. Dean, S. Lappi, J. Ducoste & F. Reyes

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2011 journal article

Microbial UV fluence-response assessment using a novel UV-LED collimated beam system

Water Research, 45(5), 2011–2019.

By: C. Bowker, A. Sain, M. Shatalov & J. Ducoste

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2011 journal article

Modeling tortuosity in thin fibrous porous media using computational fluid dynamics

Journal of Porous Media, 14(9), 791–804.

By: R. Vallabh, J. Ducoste, A. Seyam & P. Banks-Leel

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2011 journal article

Optimization of waste stabilization pond design for developing nations using computational fluid dynamics

Ecological Engineering, 37(11), 1878–1888.

By: D. Olukanni & J. Ducoste

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2011 journal article

Performance of grease abatement devices for removal of fat, oil, and grease

Journal of Environmental Engineering (New York, N.Y.), 137(1), 84–92.

By: T. Aziz, L. Holt, K. Keener, J. Groninger & J. Ducoste

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2010 journal article

Modeling hydroxyl radical distribution and trialkyl phosphates oxidation in UV-H2O2 photoreactors using computational fluid dynamics

Environmental Science & Technology, 44(16), 6233–6241.

By: D. Santoro, M. Raisee, M. Moghaddami, J. Ducoste, M. Sasges, L. Liberti, M. Notarnicola

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2010 journal article

Modeling the UV/hydrogen peroxide advanced oxidation process using computational fluid dynamics

Water Research, 44(6), 1797–1808.

By: S. Alpert, D. Knappe & J. Ducoste

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2009 journal article

Assessing the impact of upstream hydraulics on the dose distribution of ultraviolet reactors using fluorescence microspheres and computational fluid dynamics

Environmental Engineering Science, 26(5), 947–959.

By: X. Zhao, S. Alpert & J. Ducoste

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2009 journal article

Celebrating a milestone in population balance modeling

Chemical Engineering Science, 64(4), 627–627.

By: I. Nopens, H. Briesen & J. Ducoste

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2008 journal article

Application of non-biological surrogates for analysis of sequential disinfection continuous flow systems

Aqua (London, England), 57(4), 225–238.

By: B. Richards & J. Ducoste

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2008 journal article

Properties influencing fat, oil, and grease deposit formation

Water Environment Research, 80(12), 2241–2246.

By: K. Keener, J. Ducoste & L. Holt

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2007 journal article

Numerical simulation of UV disinfection reactors: Evaluation of alternative turbulence models

Applied Mathematical Modelling, 31(9), 1753–1769.

By: D. Liu, C. Wu, K. Linden & J. Ducoste

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2007 journal article

Simulation of flocculation in stirred vessels - Lagrangian versus Eulerian

Chemical Engineering Research & Design, 85(A2), 207–219.

By: O. Prat & J. Ducoste

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2006 journal article

Comparative inactivation of Bacillus subtilis spores and MS-2 coliphage in a UV reactor: Implications for validation

Journal of Environmental Engineering (New York, N.Y.), 132(12), 1554–1561.

By: Z. Bohrerova, H. Mamane, J. Ducoste & K. Linden

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2006 journal article

Effect of particles on ultraviolet light penetration in natural and engineered systems

Applied Optics, 45(8), 1844–1856.

By: H. Mamane, J. Ducoste & K. Linden

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2006 journal article

Impact of turbulent mixing on the performance of a CFD chloramine model

Environmental Engineering Science, 23(2), 341–356.

By: Y. Liu & J. Ducoste

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2006 journal article

Modeling spatial distribution of floc size in turbulent processes using the quadrature method of moment and computational fluid dynamics

Chemical Engineering Science, 61(1), 75–86.

By: O. Prat & J. Ducoste

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2006 journal article

Numerical simulation of chloramines formation in turbulent flow using a multi-fluid micromixing model

Environmental Modelling Review & Software: With Environmental Data News, 21(8), 1198–1213.

By: Y. Liu & J. Ducoste

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2005 journal article

Alternative approaches to modeling fluence distribution and microbial inactivation in ultraviolet reactors: Lagrangian versus Eulerian

Journal of Environmental Engineering (New York, N.Y.), 131(10), 1393–1403.

By: J. Ducoste, D. Liu & K. Linden

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2005 journal article

Assessment of reduction equivalent fluence bias using computational fluid dynamics

Environmental Engineering Science, 22(5), 615–628.

By: J. Ducoste, K. Linden, D. Rokjer & D. Liu

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2005 journal article

Determination of ultraviolet sensor location for sensor set-point monitoring using computational fluid dynamics

Journal of Environmental Engineering and Science, 4, S33–43.

By: J. Ducoste & K. Linden

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2005 journal article

Experimental measurements of fluence distribution in a UV reactor using fluorescent microspheres

Environmental Science & Technology, 39(22), 8925–8930.

By: Z. Bohrerova, G. Bohrer, S. Mohanraj, J. Ducoste & K. Linden

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2005 journal article

Impact of lamp shadowing and reflection on the fluence rate distribution in a multiple low-pressure UV lamp array

Water Research, 39(12), 2711–2721.

By: S. Jin, K. Linden, J. Ducoste & D. Liu

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2005 journal article

UV disinfection of chlorinated water: impact on chlorine concentration and UV dose delivery

Aqua (London, England), 54(3), 189–199.

By: B. Ormeci, J. Ducoste & K. Linden

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2004 journal article

A non-biological surrogate for sequential disinfection processes

Water Research, 38(14-15), 3400–3410.

By: C. Baeza & J. Ducoste

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2004 journal article

Evaluation of alternative fluence rate distribution models

Aqua (London, England), 53(6), 391–408.

By: D. Liu, J. Ducoste, S. Jin & K. Linden

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2004 journal article

Modeling low-energy mixers for chemical dispersion in water treatment

Environmental Engineering Science, 21(2), 241–261.

By: V. Ortiz & J. Ducoste

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2003 journal article

Characterizing flocculation under heterogeneous turbulence

Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, 264(1), 184–194.

By: D. Hopkins & J. Ducoste

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2003 journal article

Modeling nitrogen transport in duckweed pond for secondary treatment of swine wastewater

Journal of Environmental Engineering (New York, N.Y.), 129(8), 731–739.

By: S. Chaiprapat, J. Cheng, J. Classen, J. Ducoste & S. Liehr

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2002 journal article

A two-scale PBM for modeling turbulent flocculation in water treatment processes

Chemical Engineering Science, 57(12), 2157–2168.

By: J. Ducoste

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2002 journal article

Modeling of disinfection contactor hydraulics under uncertainty

Journal of Environmental Engineering (New York, N.Y.), 128(11), 1056–1067.

By: D. Peplinski & J. Ducoste

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2002 journal article

Optimization of activated sludge designs using genetic algorithms

Water Science and Technology, 45(6), 187–198.

By: T. Doby, D. Loughlin, F. De Los Reyes & J. Ducoste

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2001 journal article

The integrated disinfection design framework approach to reactor hydraulics characterization

Aqua (London, England), 50(4), 245–261.

By: J. Ducoste, K. Carlson & W. Bellamy

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2000 journal article

Determining disinfection needs

Journal (American Water Works Association), 92(5), 44–52.

By: W. Bellamy, K. Carlson, D. Pier, J. Ducoste & M. Carlson

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

1999 journal article

Turbulence in flocculators: Comparison of measurements and CFD simulations

AIChE Journal, 45(2), 432–436.

By: J. Ducoste & M. Clark

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

1998 journal article

The influence of tank size and impeller geometry on turbulent flocculation: I. Experimental

Environmental Engineering Science, 15(4), 215–224.

By: J. Ducoste & M. Clark

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

1998 journal article

The influence of tank size and impeller geometry on turbulent flocculation: II. Model

Environmental Engineering Science, 15(3), 225–235.

By: J. Ducoste & M. Clark

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018