Joel Jean Ducoste

Also known as: J.J. Ducoste

CFD Drinking Water Wastewater Bioinformatics Metabolic Engineering

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

Works (331)

Updated: May 20th, 2024 08:02

2024 journal article

Fat, Oil, and Grease Sewer Waste Management System: A Modeling Platform for Simulating the Formation of FOG Deposits in Sewer Networks

JOURNAL OF ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEERING, 150(4).

By: N. Simmons* & J. Ducoste n

Sources: ORCID, Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: February 14, 2024

2024 journal article

Measurement and Temperature Prediction from Ash Disposed in Landfills Using a Quasi-Adiabatic Flow Reactor

ACS ES&T Engineering.

By: A. Narode n, Z. Hao n, M. Pourghaz n, J. Ducoste n & M. Barlaz n

Source: ORCID
Added: May 15, 2024

2024 journal article

Microbial community assembly in engineered bioreactors

Water Research.

By: S. Smith n, J. Weaver*, J. Ducoste n & . Reyes n

TL;DR: This review summarizes the ecological theories underpinning MCA, evaluates MCA analysis methods, analyzes how these MCA-based methods are applied to engineered bioreactors, and extracts lessons from case studies. (via Semantic Scholar)
Source: ORCID
Added: April 1, 2024

2023 journal article

Biotransformation of micropollutants in moving bed biofilm reactors under heterotrophic and autotrophic conditions

JOURNAL OF HAZARDOUS MATERIALS, 460.

By: N. Ahmadi*, M. Abbasi*, A. Torabian*, M. Loosdrecht* & J. Ducoste n

author keywords: Moving bed biofilm reactor (MBBR); Pharmaceuticals; Biofilm; Microbial community
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: October 23, 2023

2023 journal article

Growth of Dunaliella viridis in multiple cycles of reclaimed media after repeated high pH-induced flocculation and harvesting

SCIENCE OF THE TOTAL ENVIRONMENT, 891.

By: Y. Lai n, J. Ducoste n & F. de los Reyes III

Contributors: Y. Lai n, J. Ducoste n & F. de los Reyes III

author keywords: Marine microalgae; Dunaliella viridis; Flocculation; Harvesting; Water reuse; Dissolved organic matter
MeSH headings : Flocculation; Biomass; Chlorophyceae; Microalgae / metabolism; Water / metabolism; Hydrogen-Ion Concentration; Lipids
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: July 3, 2023

2023 journal article

Microplate-Based Cell Viability Assay as a Cost-Effective Alternative to Flow Cytometry for Microalgae Analysis

ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY, 57(50), 21200–21211.

By: D. Wang n, F. de los Reyes III & J. Ducoste n

author keywords: cell viability; fluorescent dye; fluoresceindiacetate (FDA); erythrosine B; microplate reader; microalgae; Dunaliella viridis
TL;DR: This study developed new microplate assays utilizing fluorescein diacetate as a live cell stain and erythrosine B as a dead cell stain that provide a low-cost, simple, and reliable method of assessing cell viability. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: January 2, 2024

2023 article

Quasi-Mechanistic 3D Finite Element Model Predicts Temperatures in a U.S. Landfill

Hao, Z., Barlaz, M. A., & Ducoste, J. J. (2023, November 28). ACS ES&T ENGINEERING, Vol. 11.

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

author keywords: heat generation; ash hydration; ash carbonation; elevated temperature; solidwaste
Sources: ORCID, Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: November 29, 2023

2022 article

Effects of UV-C Disinfection on N95 and KN95 Filtering Facepiece Respirator Reuse

Bernardy, C., Elardo, N., Trautz, A., Malley, J., Wang, D., & Ducoste, J. (2022, September 21). APPLIED AND ENVIRONMENTAL MICROBIOLOGY, Vol. 9.

By: C. Bernardy*, N. Elardo*, A. Trautz*, J. Malley*, D. Wang n & J. Ducoste n

author keywords: COVID-19; FFRs; UV254; dose-response curve
MeSH headings : COVID-19 / prevention & control; Decontamination / methods; Disinfection / methods; Escherichia coli; Humans; N95 Respirators; SARS-CoV-2; Ultraviolet Rays; Ventilators, Mechanical
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: October 11, 2022

2021 article

AEESP Endured Despite a Challenging Year

Ducoste, J. J. (2021, September 1). ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEERING SCIENCE, Vol. 38, pp. 819–821.

By: J. Ducoste n

Sources: ORCID, Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: September 14, 2021

2021 journal article

AEESP: A Collective Force to Achieve Educational and Research Heights in Environmental Engineering and Science

Environmental Engineering Science, 38(1), 1–3.

By: J. Ducoste*

Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: January 17, 2022

2021 speech

Algae Dynamic and functional modeling of carbon metabolism in photosynthetic microalgae

Wang, D., Lai, Y., Karam, A. L., de los Reyes, F. L., III, & Ducoste, J. J. (2021, June). Presented at the 10th Algal Biomass Biofuels and Bioproducts Conference.

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

Event: 10th Algal Biomass Biofuels and Bioproducts Conference on June 16, 2021

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2021 journal article

Biodegradation of organophosphorus pesticides in moving bed biofilm reactors: Analysis of microbial community and biodegradation pathways

JOURNAL OF HAZARDOUS MATERIALS, 408.

By: E. Bouteh*, N. Ahmadi*, M. Abbasi*, A. Torabian*, M. Loosdrecht* & J. Ducoste n

author keywords: Organophosphorus pesticides; Moving bed biofilm reactors; Micropollutants removal; Biofilms
MeSH headings : Acinetobacter; Biofilms; Bioreactors; Microbiota; Pesticides; Phylogeny; Waste Disposal, Fluid
TL;DR: Phylogenetic analysis revealed a shift in composition and abundance of taxa throughout the reactor operation where lower loading rate supported the growth of a more diverse and evenly distributed community. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
6. Clean Water and Sanitation (Web of Science; OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: March 22, 2021

2021 journal article

Chlorophyll a and non-pigmented biomass are sufficient predictors for estimating light attenuation during cultivation of Dunaliella viridis

ALGAL RESEARCH-BIOMASS BIOFUELS AND BIOPRODUCTS, 55.

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

Contributors: A. Karam n, Y. Lai n, F. Reyes n & J. Ducoste n

author keywords: Light; Light attenuation; Microalgae; Cultivation; Modeling; Dunaliella viridis
TL;DR: Results suggest that when using the Beer-Lambert's law to estimate photosynthetic light attenuation in microalgal cultures, both a chlorophyll a and biomass component should be consistently included. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: May 24, 2021

2021 journal article

Computational Fluid Dynamics Simulation of Suspended Solids Transport in a Secondary Facultative Lagoon Used for Wastewater Treatment

WATER, 13(17).

By: A. Zapata Rivera*, J. Ducoste n, M. Ricardo Pena & M. Portapila*

author keywords: CFD; hydrodynamics; single-phase model; suspended solids transport; tracer test; two-phase model
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
6. Clean Water and Sanitation (Web of Science; OpenAlex)
Sources: ORCID, Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: September 1, 2021

2021 speech

Ding Ding Ding, Fatberg right ahead!: The challenges of sewer collection system sustainability and dealing with fats, oils, and grease discharge

Ducoste, J. J. (2021, March). Presented at the Drexel University, (Virtual).

By: J. Ducoste

Event: Drexel University at (Virtual)

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2021 speech

Factors that Influence the Formation and Surface Adhesion of Fat, Oil, and Grease (FOG) Deposits

Kusum, S. A., Pour-Ghaz, M., & Ducoste, J. (2021, March). Presented at the Water Environment Foundation Collection Systems Virtual Event, (Virtual).

By: S. Kusum, M. Pour-Ghaz & J. Ducoste

Event: Water Environment Foundation Collection Systems Virtual Event at (Virtual) on March 23-25, 2021

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2021 journal article

Measurement of heat release during hydration and carbonation of ash disposed in landfills using an isothermal calorimeter

Waste Management, 124, 348–355.

By: A. Narode n, M. Pour-Ghaz n, J. Ducoste n & M. Barlaz n

author keywords: Landfills; Elevated temperature; Calorimeter; Hydration; Carbonation; Ash
MeSH headings : Coal Ash; Hot Temperature; Refuse Disposal; Solid Waste; Waste Disposal Facilities
TL;DR: A method to measure heat release from Ca-containing ash by isothermal calorimetry can be used by landfill operators to evaluate the heat potential of a waste, thereby facilitating decisions on the quantity of a wastes that can be buried in consideration of landfill temperatures. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: ORCID, Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, Crossref
Added: March 2, 2021

2021 speech

Modeling environmental bioreactors treating wastewater by integrating biological processes, floc microenvironments, and computational fluid dynamics

Weaver, J., de los Reyes, F., & Ducoste, J. J. (2021, June). Presented at the Early Career Research Conference, (Virtual).

By: J. Weaver, F. de los Reyes & J. Ducoste

Event: Early Career Research Conference at (Virtual) on June 15-19, 2021

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2021 journal article

The Healing and Joyful Power of the Service to Others

Environmental Engineering Science, 38(4), 209–210.

By: J. Ducoste n

Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, Crossref
Added: March 8, 2021

2021 journal article

The effect of activated sludge floc morphology on the measurement of biomass half-saturation coefficient: A 2D CFD biofilm model-based evaluation and experimental verification

Biochemical Engineering Journal, 168, 107931.

By: J. Wu*, J. Wan*, L. Yu*, M. Zhang* & J. Ducoste n

author keywords: Diffusion; Half-saturation coefficient; Activated sludge model; Monod equation; CFD
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
Sources: ORCID, Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, Crossref
Added: January 20, 2021

2021 speech

Understanding the Generation of Elevated Temperature Landfills through Finite Element Modeling

Ducoste, J. J. (2021, April). Presented at the University of Florida, (Virtual).

By: J. Ducoste

Event: University of Florida at (Virtual)

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2020 journal article

Assessment of alternative herbicides for residential sewer root treatment and their effects on downstream treatment plant nitrification

Journal of Environmental Management, 258, 110058.

By: M. Eslamiamirabadi n, J. Burton n, F. de los Reyes n & J. Ducoste n

Contributors: M. Eslamiamirabadi n, J. Burton n, F. Reyes n & J. Ducoste n

MeSH headings : Herbicides; Nitrification; Sewage; Waste Disposal, Fluid; Wastewater
TL;DR: Overall, Triclopyr appears to be the best performing herbicide with the highest root kill. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
6. Clean Water and Sanitation (Web of Science; OpenAlex)
Sources: ORCID, Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: January 8, 2020

2020 speech

Changing the Tide of Post Tenure Review

Ducoste, J. J. (2020, June). Presented at the American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) Virtual Annual Conference, (Virtual).

By: J. Ducoste

Event: American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) Virtual Annual Conference at (Virtual) on June 24, 2020

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2020 conference paper

Clearing the Haze from Grease Interceptor Design

Ducoste, J. J. (2020, August 27). Presented at the Water Environment Association of Texas (WEAT) Capacity, Management, Operation & Maintenance (CMOM) Virtual Conference, (Virtual).

By: J. Ducoste

Event: Water Environment Association of Texas (WEAT) Capacity, Management, Operation & Maintenance (CMOM) Virtual Conference at (Virtual) on August 27, 2020

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2020 conference paper

Development of methods to measure heat released from ash hydration and carbonation in landfills

Narode, A., Pour-Ghaz, M., Ducoste, J., & Barlaz, M. (2020, February 23). Presented at the Global Waste Management Symposium, Indian Wells, CA.

By: A. Narode, M. Pour-Ghaz, J. Ducoste & M. Barlaz

Event: Global Waste Management Symposium at Indian Wells, CA on February 23-26, 2020

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2020 conference paper

Does the inoculum source improve anaerobic digestion of marine microalgae Dunaliella viridis?

Lai, Y.-C., Ducoste, J. J., & de los Reyes, F. L. (2020, June 15). Presented at the 10th International Conference on Algal Biomass, Biofuels and Bioproducts, Pittsburgh, PA (Conference postponed).

By: Y. Lai, J. Ducoste & F. de los Reyes

Event: 10th International Conference on Algal Biomass, Biofuels and Bioproducts at Pittsburgh, PA (Conference postponed) on June 15-17, 2020

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2020 conference paper

Dynamic and functional modeling of carbon metabolism in photosynthetic microalgae

Presented at the 10th Algal Biomass Biofuels and Bioproducts Conference, Pittsburgh, PA (Conference postponed).

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

Event: 10th Algal Biomass Biofuels and Bioproducts Conference at Pittsburgh, PA (Conference postponed) on June 15-17, 2020

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2020 conference paper

Evaluation of Fly Ash as a cement replacement to reduce sewer collection system infrastructure maintenance and enhance sustainability

Kusum, S., Pour-Ghaz, M., & Ducoste, J. (2020, March 18). Presented at the Water Resource Research Institute (WRRI) Annual Conference, Raleigh, NC (Conference Cancelled).

By: S. Kusum, M. Pour-Ghaz & J. Ducoste

Event: Water Resource Research Institute (WRRI) Annual Conference at Raleigh, NC (Conference Cancelled) on March 18-19, 2020

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2020 conference paper

Experimental Measurement of Heat Production from Al Corrosion under Landfill-Relevant Conditions

Hao, Z., Ducoste, J., & Barlaz, M. (2020, February 23). Presented at the Global Waste Management Symposium, Indian Wells, CA.

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

Event: Global Waste Management Symposium at Indian Wells, CA on February 23-26, 2020

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2020 speech

Explaining the Formation of Elevated Temperatures in Municipal Solid Waste Landfills

Ducoste, J. J. (2020, February). Presented at the Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas.

By: J. Ducoste

Event: Southern Methodist University at Dallas, Texas on February 12, 2020

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2020 journal article

Finite-Element Modeling of Landfills to Estimate Heat Generation, Transport, and Accumulation

Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, 146(12), 04020134.

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

Sources: ORCID, Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: September 29, 2020

2020 speech

Improving Diversity in Environmental Engineering and Science

Ducoste, J. J. (2020, August). Presented at the CentrEau Webinar, Laval University, (Virtual).

By: J. Ducoste

Event: CentrEau Webinar, Laval University at (Virtual) on August 6, 2020

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2020 journal article

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

Water Research, 169, 115155.

By: L. Wang n, E. Hossen n, T. Aziz n, J. Ducoste n & F. de los Reyes n

Contributors: L. Wang n, E. Hossen n, T. Aziz n, J. Ducoste n & F. Reyes n

author keywords: Anaerobic co-digestion; Grease interceptor waste; Fat, oil and grease (FOG); Perturbation; Adaptation history; Microbial community dynamics
MeSH headings : Anaerobiosis; Bioreactors; Methane; Microbiota; RNA, Ribosomal, 16S; Sewage
TL;DR: Social and ecological insights demonstrated how progressive perturbation can be strategically used to influence methanogenic microbiomes and improve co-digestion of GIW. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
6. Clean Water and Sanitation (OpenAlex)
Sources: ORCID, Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: October 12, 2019

2020 journal article

Modeling cell aggregate morphology during aerobic granulation in activated sludge processes reveals the combined effect of substrate and shear

Water Research, 170(115384), 115384.

By: J. Wu*, . Reyes n & J. Ducoste n

Contributors: J. Wu*, F. Reyes n & J. Ducoste n

author keywords: Aerobic granular sludge; Computational fluid dynamics; Substrate transport; Activated sludge; Biofilm modelling
MeSH headings : Aerobiosis; Biomass; Bioreactors; Sewage; Waste Disposal, Fluid; Wastewater
TL;DR: The results suggest that rethinking unit process configurations in wastewater treatment facilities will be required to achieve reliable AGS formation and that shear and bulk substrate concentration combined to create the optimal conditions for aerobic granule formation. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
6. Clean Water and Sanitation (Web of Science; OpenAlex)
Source: ORCID
Added: December 10, 2019

2020 journal article

Reducing fat, oil, and grease (FOG) deposits formation and adhesion on sewer collection system structures through the use of fly ash replaced cement-based materials

Water Research, 186, 116304.

By: S. Kusum n, M. Pour-Ghaz n & J. Ducoste n

MeSH headings : Calcium; Coal Ash; Fats; Hydrocarbons; Sewage / analysis
TL;DR: FTIR analyses revealed that the FOG deposit formation mechanism is affected by the availability of calcium and pH near the concrete surface, and reported the first spatial variation found in FOG deposits that includes a surface layer of hard Fog deposits with high calcium soap absorbance and an outer layer of soft FOG Deposit consisting of a low calcium absorbance. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: ORCID, Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 15, 2020

2020 speech

Successfully Obtaining Tenure and Promotion at an R1 University

Ducoste, J. J. (2020, May). Presented at the Preparing Future Minority Faculty (PFMF) 2020 Symposium, NC A&T University.

By: J. Ducoste

Event: Preparing Future Minority Faculty (PFMF) 2020 Symposium at NC A&T University on May 14, 2020

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2019 speech

Designing Efficient Grease Abatement Systems

Ducoste, J. J. (2019, March). Presented at the National Precast Concrete Association Annual Conference, Louisville, KY.

By: J. Ducoste

Event: National Precast Concrete Association Annual Conference at Louisville, KY on March 2, 2019

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2019 journal article

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

Environmental Science & Technology, 53(19), 11560–11568.

By: D. Wang n, Y. Lai n, A. Karam n, F. de los Reyes n & J. Ducoste n

Contributors: D. Wang n, Y. Lai n, A. Karam n, F. De Los Reyes n & J. Ducoste n

MeSH headings : Biomass; Lipid Metabolism; Lipids; Microalgae; Nitrogen; Reproducibility of Results
TL;DR: The insights from the model-driven analysis helped improve the mechanistic understanding of transient algae growth and bioproducts formation under environmental variations and could be applied to optimize biofuel and biomass production. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: ORCID, Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: September 11, 2019

2019 journal article

Dynamic modelling of the iron deficiency modulated transcriptome response in Arabidopsis thaliana roots

In Silico Plants, 1(1).

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

author keywords: Arabidopsis thaliana; modelling; ODE; Gene Regulatory Network; plant stress response
TL;DR: A dynamic model of the iron deficiency induced transcriptional response in Arabidopsis thaliana was formulated and trained to approximate the expression behaviour of currently unknown gene regulators, unveil potential synergistic effects between the modulating transcription factors and predict the effect of double regulator mutants. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
2. Zero Hunger (Web of Science; OpenAlex)
Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: December 10, 2019

2019 speech

Evaluation of alternative light models for estimating light attenuation during microalgal cultivation

Karam, A., de los Reyes, F., III, & Ducoste, J. (2019, May). Presented at the Association of Environmental Engineering and Science Professors (AEESP) 2019 Research and Education Conference, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ.

By: A. Karam, F. de los Reyes & J. Ducoste

Event: Association of Environmental Engineering and Science Professors (AEESP) 2019 Research and Education Conference at Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ on May 14-16, 2019

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2019 journal article

Flux modeling for monolignol biosynthesis

Current Opinion in Biotechnology, 56, 187–192.

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

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

MeSH headings : Biosynthetic Pathways; Kinetics; Lignin / biosynthesis; Metabolic Engineering; Metabolic Flux Analysis; Models, Biological
TL;DR: This review summarizes the recent progress in flux modeling and its application to lignin engineering for improved plant development and utilization. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: ORCID, Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: April 24, 2019

2019 speech

Full of Gold (FOG): Identifying value added initiatives for Fats, oil, and Grease waste streams

Ducoste, J. J. (2019, August). Presented at the Water Environment Association of Texas (WEAT) Capacity, Management, Operation & Maintenance (CMOM) Conference, Austin, TX.

By: J. Ducoste

Event: Water Environment Association of Texas (WEAT) Capacity, Management, Operation & Maintenance (CMOM) Conference at Austin, TX on August 19, 2019

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2019 journal article

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

Journal of Environmental Engineering, 145(2), 04018139.

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

Contributors: J. Monroe n, J. Ducoste n & E. Berglund n

author keywords: System identification; Symbolic regression; Evolutionary computation; Bloat; Drinking water treatment
TL;DR: The performance of ultraviolet (UV) disinfection reactors using experimental data poses major challenges to the water treatment industry, and a regression model has been developed in this work to solve these challenges. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
6. Clean Water and Sanitation (Web of Science; OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, Crossref, ORCID
Added: December 31, 2018

2019 conference paper

It’s Time to Disrupt this Industry

Presented at the Water Environment Federation (WEF) Interactive Knowledge Exchange (IKE) video submission, Water Environment Federation Technology Conference, Chicago, IL.

By: E. Gallimore, N. Mabry & J. Ducoste

Event: Water Environment Federation (WEF) Interactive Knowledge Exchange (IKE) video submission, Water Environment Federation Technology Conference at Chicago, IL on September 21-25, 2019

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2019 journal article

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

Journal of Visualized Experiments, 2019(143).

By: J. Weaver n, J. Williams n, J. Ducoste n & F. de los Reyes n

Contributors: J. Weaver n, J. Williams n, J. Ducoste n & F. De Los Reyes n

author keywords: Environmental Sciences; Issue 143; Digital image analysis; particle size; particle shpe; activated sludge; granular sludge; floc; morphology; microscopy; software; FIJI
MeSH headings : Agar / chemistry; Image Processing, Computer-Assisted; Particle Size; Quality Control; Reproducibility of Results; Sewage / analysis; Software
TL;DR: A protocol is presented that details the steps needed to produce a repeatable, accessible, reproducible, and partially-automated experimental results, and the product of such a method can be well-formatted, well-defined, and easily understood by data analysis software, easing both within-lab analyses and data sharing between labs. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
6. Clean Water and Sanitation (Web of Science; OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, ORCID, Crossref
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, 31(6), 3397–3409.

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

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

author keywords: Dunaliella viridis; Chlorophyta; Lipid; Light; Nitrogen; Photobioreactor
TL;DR: The data show that D. viridis accumulates cellular carbohydrates as a primary carbon and energy storage product and then converts the cellular carbohydrates into cellular lipids as a secondary storage product when nitrogen is depleted, suggesting the possible use of real-time light data as a method for in situ quantification of biomass concentration and chlorophyll a concentration. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
14. Life Below Water (OpenAlex)
Sources: ORCID, Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 28, 2019

2019 speech

Tips on Successfully Navigating Graduate School

Ducoste, J. J. (2019, October). Presented at the Florida International University, Miami, FL.

By: J. Ducoste

Event: Florida International University at Miami, FL on October 18, 2019

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2018 speech

A Spatial Variation Model Describing Generation, Accumulation, and Propagation of Heat in Municipal Solid

Hao, Z., Ducoste, J., & Barlaz, M. (2018, February). Presented at the Global Waste Management Symposium, Indian Wells, CA.

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

Event: Global Waste Management Symposium at Indian Wells, CA on February 11-14, 2018

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2018 speech

A life’s Journey in Being a Transformative Agent of Change

Ducoste, J. J. (2018, November). Presented at the Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL.

By: J. Ducoste

Event: Florida State University at Tallahassee, FL on November 19, 2018

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2018 conference paper

Alternative Binder Materials and its Application in Concrete Sewer Structures for Possible Reduction in Fat, Oil and Grease (FOG) Related Sanitary Sewer Overflows (SSOs)

Presented at the North Carolina Section of the American Water Works Association (NC AWWA) Water Environment Association (WEA) Spring Symposium Conference, Ashville, NC.

By: S. Kusum, M. Pour-Ghaz & J. Ducoste

Event: North Carolina Section of the American Water Works Association (NC AWWA) Water Environment Association (WEA) Spring Symposium Conference at Ashville, NC on March 25-27, 2018

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2018 journal article

Another Grand Challenge: Diversity in Environmental Engineering

Environmental Engineering Science, 35(6), 568–572.

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

Contributors: L. Blaney*, J. Perlinger*, S. Bartelt-Hunt*, R. Kandiah* & J. Ducoste n

author keywords: environmental engineering; engineering education; demographics; gender; ethnicity; race
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
5. Gender Equality (Web of Science)
Sources: Web Of Science, Crossref, ORCID, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2018 speech

Assessing Surface Characteristics to reduce the adhesion of Fats, Oils, and Grease Deposits

Ducoste, J. J. (2018, October). Keynote presented at the North Carolina ONSITE Water Protection Conference.

By: J. Ducoste

Event: North Carolina ONSITE Water Protection Conference on October 16, 2018

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

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 n, J. Wang n, R. Sederoff n, V. Chiang n, C. Williams n & J. Ducoste n

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

Ed(s): D. Cullen

MeSH headings : Biosynthetic Pathways; Homeostasis; Lignin / biosynthesis; Metabolic Networks and Pathways; Monte Carlo Method; Plant Proteins / metabolism; Populus / enzymology; Populus / metabolism
TL;DR: Results from robustness and stability analyses suggest that the monolignol biosynthetic pathway is resilient to mild perturbations in the presence of the Ptr4CL3-Ptr4CL5 complex, which increased the stability of the pathway by 22%. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
7. Affordable and Clean Energy (OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID, NC State University Libraries, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2018 speech

Building your Academic Brand

Ducoste, J. J. (2018, March). Presented at the Academic and Research Leadership Network Symposium, Pittsburgh, PA.

By: J. Ducoste

Event: Academic and Research Leadership Network Symposium at Pittsburgh, PA on March 23-24, 2018

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2018 journal article

Controlling aerobic biological floc size using Couette-Taylor Bioreactors

Water Research, 147, 177–183.

By: J. Weaver, H. Hong, J. Ducoste* & F. de los Reyes*

Contributors: J. Weaver*, H. Hong, J. Ducoste* & F. Reyes

author keywords: Aerobic sludge; Floc size; Shear rate; Couette-taylor bioreactor
MeSH headings : Bioreactors; Flocculation; Particle Size; Sewage; Waste Disposal, Fluid
TL;DR: The Couette-Taylor bioreactor (CTB) is introduced as an improved tool for controlling biological floc size, specifically as compared with bubble-column sequencing batch reactors (SBRs) to test the ability to better control shear rates within a CTB to enable better-controlled floc sizes. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
6. Clean Water and Sanitation (Web of Science; OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID, NC State University Libraries, Crossref
Added: December 31, 2018

2018 speech

Development of Photochemical Microsensors for Evaluating Light Distributions within Algal Photosynthetic Bioreactors

Ducoste, J. J. (2018, April). Presented at the Clemson University, Clemson, SC.

By: J. Ducoste

Event: Clemson University at Clemson, SC on April 13, 2018

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2018 journal article

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

Environmental Science & Technology, 52(21), 12538–12545.

By: A. Karam n, F. de los Reyes n & J. Ducoste n

Contributors: A. Karam n, F. De Los Reyes n & J. Ducoste n

MeSH headings : Biomass; Kinetics; Light; Microalgae; Photobioreactors; Photosynthesis
TL;DR: The Lagrangian microsensors provide a novel approach for quantifying light within a photobioreactor and showed that bubbles, under the conditions tested, increased the overall light irradiance by 18%; a result not captured by static measurements. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID, NC State University Libraries, Crossref
Added: December 3, 2018

2018 conference paper

Dynamic modeling of Dunaliella viridis growth and storage molecule production under different light and nitrogen conditions

Presented at the North Carolina Microbiome Consortium Symposium, Raleigh, NC.

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

Event: North Carolina Microbiome Consortium Symposium at Raleigh, NC on May 15, 2018

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2018 conference paper

Evaluating alternative binder materials for Sewer Collection System Concrete Structures to reduce FOG related SSOs

Kusum, S., Pour-Ghaz, M., & Ducoste, J. (2018, April 8). Presented at the Water Environment Foundation (WEF) Collection System Specialty Conference, Virginia Beach, VA.

By: S. Kusum, M. Pour-Ghaz & J. Ducoste

Event: Water Environment Foundation (WEF) Collection System Specialty Conference at Virginia Beach, VA on April 8-11, 2018

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2018 journal article

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

Nature Communications, 9(1), 1579.

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

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

MeSH headings : Gene Expression Regulation, Plant; Lignin / biosynthesis; Lignin / genetics; Plants, Genetically Modified / genetics; Populus / genetics; Populus / metabolism; Transcriptome / genetics; Trees / genetics; Trees / metabolism; Wood / chemistry; Wood / physiology; Xylem / metabolism
TL;DR: A multi-omics quantitative integrative analysis of lignin biosynthesis can advance the strategic engineering of wood for timber, pulp, and biofuels and may lead to greater understanding of other pathways for improved growth and adaptation. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, Crossref, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2018 conference paper

Preliminary tests of sensors to detect sewer network blockages

ASABE 2018 Annual International Meeting.

By: T. Curran, C. Broderick & J. Ducoste*

Contributors: T. Curran, C. Broderick & J. Ducoste*

TL;DR: Preliminary tests of sensors to detect sewer network blockages in order to develop an advance warning system were somewhat inconsistent while temperature records seem to be make more sense. (via Semantic Scholar)
Source: ORCID
Added: December 14, 2019

2018 speech

Slip Sliding away: Minimizing FOG Deposit Adhesion to Sewer Surfaces

Ducoste, J. J. (2018, August). Presented at the Water Environment Association of Texas (WEAT), Capacity, Management, Operation & Maintenance (CMOM) Conference, Austin, TX.

By: J. Ducoste

Event: Water Environment Association of Texas (WEAT), Capacity, Management, Operation & Maintenance (CMOM) Conference at Austin, TX on August 20, 2018

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2018 speech

The Art of a graduate school Application: What’s in the mind of Faculty

Ducoste, J. J. (2018, November). Presented at the University of Alabama, Huntsville, AL.

By: J. Ducoste

Event: University of Alabama at Huntsville, AL on November 13, 2018

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2018 speech

Tips/information to successfully navigate graduate school Application/Decision and Fellowship Opportunities

Ducoste, J. J. (2018, October). Presented at the University of North Carolina, Charlotte, NC.

By: J. Ducoste

Event: University of North Carolina at Charlotte, NC on October 30, 2018

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2018 conference paper

Unintended Consequences of a Local Fats, Oils, and Grease Limits

Sadler, M., Wischer, B., Gordon, J., Wilkerson, C., Tabor, C., Fredericks, D., & Ducoste, J. (2018, March 5). Presented at the Virginia Water Environment Association (WEA) Industrial Waste & Pretreatment Conference, Charlottesville, VA.

By: M. Sadler, B. Wischer, J. Gordon, C. Wilkerson, C. Tabor, D. Fredericks, J. Ducoste

Event: Virginia Water Environment Association (WEA) Industrial Waste & Pretreatment Conference at Charlottesville, VA on March 5-6, 2018

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2017 conference paper

A Model to Describe Heat Generation and Accumulation at Municipal Solid Waste Landfills

Geotechnical Frontiers 2017, (276), 281–288.

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

Contributors: Z. Hao n, M. Sun n, J. Ducoste n & M. Barlaz n

Event: Geotechnical Frontiers 2017 at Orlando, FL on March 12-15, 2017

Sources: NC State University Libraries, NC State University Libraries, ORCID, Crossref
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 n, F. de los Reyes n & J. Ducoste n

Contributors: X. He n, F. Reyes n & J. Ducoste n

author keywords: Fat; oil; grease (FOG); sewer blockage; sanitary sewer overflows (SSOs)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
6. Clean Water and Sanitation (OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID, NC State University Libraries, Crossref
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 n, D. Malyala n, L. Dean* & J. Ducoste n

Contributors: Z. Hao n, D. Malyala n, L. Dean* & J. Ducoste n

author keywords: Long chain free fatty acids; Attenuated Total Reflectance; Fourier transform infrared spectroscopy; Double wavenumber extrapolation technique; Sanitary sewer overflows
MeSH headings : Fatty Acids, Nonesterified / analysis; Hydrogen-Ion Concentration; Mathematical Concepts; Oils / analysis; Spectroscopy, Fourier Transform Infrared / methods; Wastewater / analysis; Wastewater / chemistry
TL;DR: A Double Wavenumber Extrapolative Technique (DWET) was developed to simultaneously measure LCFFAs and FOG concentrations in oily wastewater suspensions and showed a linear relationship between the absorption at these two wavenumbers and the total LCFFA. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
6. Clean Water and Sanitation (OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, 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

Journal of Visualized Experiments, 6(124).

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

Contributors: A. Karam n, C. McMillan n, Y. Lai n, F. De Los Reyes n, H. Sederoff n, A. Grunden n, R. Ranjithan n, J. Levis n, J. Ducoste n

author keywords: Bioengineering; Issue 124; Photosynthetic bioreactors; microalgae; growth kinetics; biofuel; temperature; light; pH; automated monitoring
MeSH headings : Biofuels; Bioreactors / microbiology; Hydrogen-Ion Concentration; Kinetics; Light; Microalgae / growth & development; Models, Biological; Photosynthesis; Temperature
TL;DR: This protocol describes how to size and assemble a flat-plate, bench-scale PBR from acrylic and details how to configure a PBR with continuous pH, light, and temperature monitoring using a data acquisition and control unit, analog sensors, and open-source data acquisition software. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries, ORCID, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 speech

Development of Photochemical Microsensors for Evaluating Light Distribution within Microalgal Photosynthetic Bioreactors

Karam, A. L., Ducoste, J. J., & de los Reyes, F. L., III. (2017, June). Presented at the Association of Environmental Engineering and Science Professors (AEESP) Conference, Ann Arbor, Michigan.

By: A. Karam, J. Ducoste & F. de los Reyes

Event: Association of Environmental Engineering and Science Professors (AEESP) Conference, at Ann Arbor, Michigan on June 22-24, 2017

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2017 speech

Drinking Water Treatment: What Happens from Source to Tap

Seminar presented at the St Augustine University, Raleigh, NC.

By: J. Ducoste

Event: St Augustine University at Raleigh, NC

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2017 journal article

Heat Generation and Accumulation in Municipal Solid Waste Landfills

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

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

Contributors: Z. Hao n, M. Sun*, J. Ducoste n, C. Benson*, S. Luettich*, M. Castaldi*, M. Barlaz n

MeSH headings : Biodegradation, Environmental; Hot Temperature; Refuse Disposal; Solid Waste; Waste Disposal Facilities
TL;DR: A model to describe the generation, consumption and release of heat from landfills, to predict landfill temperatures, and to understand the relative importance of factors that contribute to heat generation and accumulation is developed. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, Crossref, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 speech

Holy Dish Pan Hands Batman, there are Soaps in the Sewers: Fats, Oil, and Grease Issues in Sewer Systems

Seminar presented at the University of South Florida, Tampa, FL.

By: J. Ducoste

Event: University of South Florida at Tampa, FL

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2017 speech

Integrative Dynamic Modeling Using Diverse Biological Datasets

Williams, C., Koryachko, A., Matthiadis, A., Muhammad, D., Brady, S. M., Ducoste, J., … Long, T. A. (2017, June). Presented at the Crops In Silico Symposium and Workshop, University of Oxford, UK.

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

Event: Crops In Silico Symposium and Workshop at University of Oxford, UK on June 12, 2017

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

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 n, C. Dominic n & J. Ducoste n

Contributors: R. Yousefelahiyeh n, C. Dominic n & J. Ducoste n

author keywords: FOG deposits; food service establishment; numerical modeling; sanitary sewer overflows; sewer collection system; wastewater conveyance
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 conference paper

Physiological responses of microalgae, Dunaliella viridis, during nitrogen–limited growth

Lai, Y. C., Karam, A., Ranjithan, R., Levis, J., de los Reyes, F. L., III, & Ducoste, J. (2017, June 18). Presented at the 7th International Conference on Biofuels, Biomass, and Bioproducts, Miami, FL.

By: Y. Lai, A. Karam, R. Ranjithan, J. Levis, F. de los Reyes & J. Ducoste

Event: 7th International Conference on Biofuels, Biomass, and Bioproducts at Miami, FL on June 18-21, 2017

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2017 conference paper

Quantifying Light Distributions within Microalgal Photosynthetic Bioreactors Using Novel Microsensors

Karam, A., Lai, Y. C., Liu, J., Ranjithan, R., Levis, J., de los Reyes, F. L., III, & Ducoste, J. (2017, June 18). Presented at the 7th International Conference on Biofuels, Biomass, and Bioproducts, Miami, FL.

By: A. Karam, Y. Lai, J. Liu, R. Ranjithan, J. Levis, F. de los Reyes, J. Ducoste

Event: 7th International Conference on Biofuels, Biomass, and Bioproducts at Miami, FL on June 18-21, 2017

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2017 speech

Raising the Value of Water: A strategy for Greater Public Health Protection

Seminar presented at the Shaw University, Raleigh, NC.

By: J. Ducoste

Event: Shaw University at Raleigh, NC

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2017 magazine article

Unintended Consequences of a Local Fats, Oils, and Grease Limits Revisions: One Utilizity’s Experience with FOG

Sadler, M., Wischer, B., Gordon, J., Wilkerson, C., Tabor, C., Fredericks, D., & Ducoste, J. (2017, August 28). Horizons New Letter.

By: M. Sadler, B. Wischer, J. Gordon, C. Wilkerson, C. Tabor, D. Fredericks, J. Ducoste

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2017 conference paper

Unintended consequences of a local limits revision: One utility's experience with fats, oils, and grease

Water Environment Federation Technical Exhibition and Conference 2017, WEFTEC 2017, 8, 5522–5534. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-85052083486&partnerID=MN8TOARS

By: M. Sadler, B. Wischer, J. Gordon, C. Wilkerson, C. Tabor, D. Fredericks, J. Ducoste

Contributors: M. Sadler, B. Wischer, J. Gordon, C. Wilkerson, C. Tabor, D. Fredericks, J. Ducoste

Source: ORCID
Added: December 14, 2019

2016 chapter

A Proteomic-Based Quantitative Analysis of the Relationship Between Monolignol Biosynthetic Protein Abundance and Lignin Content Using TransgenicPopulus trichocarpa

In V. C. Kumi Yoshida & S. Quideau (Eds.), Recent Advances in Polyphenol Research (Vol. 5, pp. 89–107).

By: J. Wang*, S. Tunlaya-Anukit, R. Shi, T. Yeh, L. Chuang, F. Isik*, C. Yang, J. Liu ...

Contributors: J. Wang*, S. Tunlaya-Anukit, R. Shi, T. Yeh, L. Chuang, F. Isik*, C. Yang, J. Liu ...

Ed(s): V. Kumi Yoshida & S. Quideau

UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
2. Zero Hunger (OpenAlex)
Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries, ORCID, NC State University Libraries
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 n, A. Griborio*, I. Nopens*, D. Batstone*, J. Wicks*, S. Saunders*, E. Wicklein ...

Contributors: R. Samstag*, J. Ducoste n, A. Griborio*, I. Nopens*, D. Batstone*, J. Wicks*, S. Saunders*, E. Wicklein, G. Kenny, J. Laurent*

author keywords: biokinetics; computational fluid dynamics; digestion; flow splitting; modelling; sedimentation
MeSH headings : Bacteria / metabolism; Hydrodynamics; Models, Theoretical; Sewage / chemistry; Sewage / microbiology; Waste Disposal, Fluid / methods; Wastewater / chemistry; Wastewater / microbiology; Water Purification / instrumentation; Water Purification / methods
TL;DR: An overview of CFD applied to a wide range of unit processes in water and WWT from hydraulic elements like flow splitting to physical, chemical and biological processes like suspended growth nutrient removal and anaerobic digestion is provided. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
6. Clean Water and Sanitation (Web of Science; OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 speech

Clustering and Differential Alignment Algorithm: Identification of Early Stage Regulators in the A. thaliana Iron Deficiency Response

Williams, C., Koryachko, A., Matthiadis, A., Muhammad, D., Foret, J., Brady, S. M., … Long, T. A. (2016, March). Presented at the Pittcon Conference, Atlanta, GA.

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

Event: Pittcon Conference at Atlanta, GA

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2016 speech

Computational prediction of regulatory relationships: New players in the Arabidopsis thaliana iron deficiency response

Matthiadis, A., Koryachko, A., Muhammad, D., Foret, J., Brady, S. M., Ducoste, J., … Long, T. A. (2016, July). Presented at the Salt & Minerals Symposium, American Society of Plant Biology (ASPB) Annual Meeting, Austin, TX.

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

Event: Salt & Minerals Symposium, American Society of Plant Biology (ASPB) Annual Meeting at Austin, TX

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2016 conference paper

Determination of Long Chain Free Fatty Acid (LCFFA) in Wastewater Using a Novel Double Wavenumber FTIR Technique for the Protection of Sanitary Sewer Collection Systems

Hao, Z., Malyala, D., & Ducoste, J. (2016, November 13). Presented at the North Carolina Section of the American Water Works Association (NCAWWA)-Water Environment Association (WEA), Raleigh, NC.

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

Event: North Carolina Section of the American Water Works Association (NCAWWA)-Water Environment Association (WEA) at Raleigh, NC on November 13-16, 2016

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2016 conference paper

Determining the fate of Long Chain Free Fatty Acids and Fats, Oils and Grease in Sewer Collection Systems using a double waveband FTIR technique

Malyala, D., Hao, Z., & Ducoste, J. (2016, November 13). Presented at the North Carolina Section of the American Water Works Association (NCAWWA)-Water Environment Association (WEA), Raleigh, NC.

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

Event: North Carolina Section of the American Water Works Association (NCAWWA)-Water Environment Association (WEA) at Raleigh, NC on November 13-16, 2016

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2016 speech

Directing microbial community assembly in anaerobic reactors: implications for increasing methane yields and improving start-up

de los Reyes, F. L., III, Wang, L., Shen, P., Yeh, J., Aziz, T., & Ducoste, J. J. (2016, March). Presented at the Water Resources Research Institute (WRRI) Conference, Raleigh, NC.

By: F. de los Reyes, L. Wang, P. Shen, J. Yeh, T. Aziz & J. Ducoste

Event: Water Resources Research Institute (WRRI) Conference at Raleigh, NC on March 17-18, 2016

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2016 speech

Drinking Water Treatment: What Happens from Source to Tap

Presented at the Durham Technical Community College, Durham, NC.

By: J. Ducoste

Event: Durham Technical Community College at Durham, NC

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2016 conference paper

Fluid shear variation potentially plays a role in aerobic granular sludge formation

WEFTEC 2016 - 89th Water Environment Federation Annual Technical Exhibition and Conference, 3, 5737–5744. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-85070715342&partnerID=MN8TOARS

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

Contributors: J. Weaver, J. Ducoste & F. Reyes

Source: ORCID
Added: December 14, 2019

2016 speech

Game Changer: A New Technique for Measuring the Performance of Grease Interceptors

Presented at the Water Environment Association of Texas (WEAT) Capacity, Management, Operation & Maintenance (CMOM) Conference, Austin, TX.

By: J. Ducoste

Event: Water Environment Association of Texas (WEAT) Capacity, Management, Operation & Maintenance (CMOM) Conference at Austin, TX

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

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 n, J. Laurent*, A. Griborio*, J. Wicks*, S. Saunders, R. Samstag* ...

Contributors: E. Wicklein, D. Batstone*, J. Ducoste n, J. Laurent*, A. Griborio*, J. Wicks*, S. Saunders, R. Samstag*, O. Potier*, I. Nopens*

author keywords: CFD; GMP; protocol; wastewater treatment
MeSH headings : Hydrodynamics; Models, Theoretical; Waste Disposal Facilities; Waste Disposal, Fluid / methods; Wastewater
TL;DR: This paper summarizes the recommendations for GMP of the IWA working group on CFD and provides an overview of GMP, which, though it is written for the wastewater application, is based on general CFD procedures. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
6. Clean Water and Sanitation (Web of Science; OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 speech

Grease Removal Devices: Challenges in the Removal of FOG Emulsions and the Impact of Food Service Establishment Operations

Presented at the 32nd Annual Onsite Water Protection Conference, Raleigh, NC.

By: J. Ducoste

Event: 32nd Annual Onsite Water Protection Conference at Raleigh, NC

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2016 conference paper

Inducing Aerobic Granular Sludge Formation Through Unevenly Distributed Hydrodynamic Shear Rates

Weaver, J. E., Ducoste, J. J., & de los Reyes, F. L. (2016, November 13). Presented at the North Carolina Section of the American Water Works Association (NCAWWA)-Water Environment Association (WEA), Raleigh, NC.

By: J. Weaver, J. Ducoste & F. de los Reyes

Event: North Carolina Section of the American Water Works Association (NCAWWA)-Water Environment Association (WEA) at Raleigh, NC on November 13-16, 2016

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2016 conference paper

Photochemical Micro-sensors for Evaluating Light Distribution within Photosyntheitic Biioreactors for Biofuels Production

Karam, A., de los Reyes, F. L., III, Levis, J., Ranjithan, R., & Ducoste, J. (2016, June 26). Presented at the 6th International Conference on Algal Biomass and Bioproducts, San Diego, CA.

By: A. Karam, F. de los Reyes, J. Levis, R. Ranjithan & J. Ducoste

Event: 6th International Conference on Algal Biomass and Bioproducts at San Diego, CA on June 26-29, 2016

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2016 journal article

Quantifying fat, oil, and grease deposit formation kinetics

WATER RESEARCH, 88, 786–795.

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

Contributors: M. Iasmin n, L. Dean n & J. Ducoste n

author keywords: Fat, oil, and grease deposits; Saponification; Sanitary sewer overflows (SSOs); Kinetics; Calcium based saponified solids
MeSH headings : Calcium Chloride / analysis; Calcium Sulfate / analysis; Fats / analysis; Fatty Acids, Monounsaturated / analysis; Hydrogen-Ion Concentration; Kinetics; Rapeseed Oil; Sewage / analysis; Temperature; Waste Disposal, Fluid
TL;DR: This mechanistic saponification model, with its ability to track the saponified solids chemical precursors, may provide an initial framework to predict the spatial formation of FOG deposits in municipal sewers using system wide sewer collection modeling software. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, 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 n

Contributors: J. Xiong*, D. Fu*, R. Singh* & J. Ducoste n

author keywords: Self-forming dynamic membrane; Cake layer; Dynamic membrane structure; Membrane fouling
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
6. Clean Water and Sanitation (Web of Science; OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, 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 n, J. Perlinger* & S. Bartelt-Hunt*

Contributors: L. Blaney*, R. Kandiah*, J. Ducoste n, J. Perlinger* & S. Bartelt-Hunt*

author keywords: assessment; innovations in environmental education; diversity; demographics; outreach
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
5. Gender Equality (Web of Science)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 speech

Understanding and Predicting Temperatures in Municipal Solid Waste Landfills

Hao, Z., Sun, M., Ducoste, J., Barlaz, M., Benson, C., Castaldi, M., & Luettich, S. (2016, January). Presented at the Global Waste Management Symposium, Indian Wells, CA.

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

Event: Global Waste Management Symposium at Indian Wells, CA on January 31 - February 3, 2016

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2015 speech

Algorithm application to identify novel regulators in the Arabidopsis thaliana iron deficiency response

Matthiadis, A., Koryachko, A., Muhammad, D., Foret, J., Brady, S. M., Ducoste, J., … Long, T. A. (2015, July). Presented at the Ionomics Workshop, International Conference on Arabidopsis Research (ICAR), Paris, France.

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

Event: Ionomics Workshop, International Conference on Arabidopsis Research (ICAR) at Paris, France

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

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 n, A. Matthiadis n, D. Muhammad n, J. Foret*, S. Brady*, J. Ducoste n, J. Tuck n, T. Long n, C. Williams n

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

MeSH headings : Algorithms; Arabidopsis / genetics; Arabidopsis / metabolism; Databases, Genetic; Gene Expression Regulation, Plant; Iron Deficiencies; Sequence Alignment; Software; Transcriptome
TL;DR: It is proposed that this tool can be used successfully for similar time course datasets to extract additional information and infer reliable regulatory connections for individual genes, and served as a proof of concept emphasizing the utility of the CDAA for identifying unknown or missing nodes in regulatory cascades. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2015 journal article

Computational approaches to identify regulators of plant stress response using high-throughput gene expression data

Current Plant Biology, 3-4, 20–29.

By: A. Koryachko n, A. Matthiadis n, J. Ducoste n, J. Tuck n, T. Long n & C. Williams n

Contributors: A. Koryachko n, A. Matthiadis n, J. Ducoste n, J. Tuck n, T. Long n & C. Williams n

author keywords: Stress response; Transcription factors; Gene regulatory networks; Algorithms; Arabidopsis thaliana
TL;DR: This review conceptually organizes a wide variety of developed algorithms into a classification system based on desired type of output predictions to describe completed approaches in the literature, with a focus on project goals, overall path of implemented algorithms, and biological insight gained. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
Sources: ORCID, Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: December 14, 2019

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 n & S. Alpert*

Contributors: J. Ducoste n & S. Alpert*

author keywords: computational fluid dynamics; fluid dynamics; numerical models; oxidation; water treatment
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
6. Clean Water and Sanitation (Web of Science; OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2015 conference paper

Coupling fluid dynamics with kinetic modeling to quantify the effects of photosynthetic bioreactor design and operation on yield performance

Presented at the 249th American Chemical Society (ACS) National Meeting, Denver, CO.

By: R. Manavi, F. de los Reyes, J. Levis, R. Ranjithan & J. Ducoste

Event: 249th American Chemical Society (ACS) National Meeting at Denver, CO on March 22-26, 2015

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2015 conference paper

Directing Microbial Community Assembly by Deterministic Niche Differentiaion in Anaerobic Digesters

WEFTEC 2015 : the water quality event : conference program and exhibitor guide : 88th Annual Water Environment Federation Technical Exhibition and Conference, McCormick Place, Chicago, Illinois, USA, September 26-30, 2015. Presented at the 88th Annual Water Environment Federation Technical Exhibition and Conference, Chicago, IL.

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

Event: 88th Annual Water Environment Federation Technical Exhibition and Conference at Chicago, IL on September 26-30, 2015

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

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 n, M. Jasper n, O. Simmons n, M. Shatalov* & J. Ducoste n

Contributors: R. Jenny n, M. Jasper n, O. Simmons n, M. Shatalov* & J. Ducoste n

author keywords: Drinking water disinfection; UV Light Emitting Diodes; Numerical model; Numerical optimization; Biodosimetry
MeSH headings : Bioreactors; Disinfection / instrumentation; Disinfection / methods; Escherichia coli / radiation effects; Heuristics; Hydrodynamics; Ultraviolet Rays; Water Purification / instrumentation; Water Purification / methods
TL;DR: The results of this study revealed that the coupled optimization routine with CFD was effective at significantly decreasing the engineer's design decision space and finding a potentially near-optimal UV-LED reactor solution. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
6. Clean Water and Sanitation (OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, ORCID, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2015 speech

How Restaurant Kitchen Practices Influence FOG Deposit Formation in Sewer Collection Systems

Presented at the Water Environment Association of Texas (WEAT) Capacity, Management, Operation & Maintenance (CMOM) Conference, Austin, TX.

By: J. Ducoste

Event: Water Environment Association of Texas (WEAT) Capacity, Management, Operation & Maintenance (CMOM) Conference at Austin, TX

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2015 conference paper

How to train your digester - Using step and pulse feeding of grease waste to increase community resistance and methane yield by up to 336%

Proceedings of the Air and Waste Management Association's Annual Conference and Exhibition, AWMA, 3, 1581–1589. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-84983745996&partnerID=MN8TOARS

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

Contributors: L. Wang, E. Hossen, T. Aziz, J. Ducoste & F. De Los Reyes

Source: ORCID
Added: December 14, 2019

2015 speech

Internal and External Grease Interceptors: Challenges in the Removal of FOG Emulsions and the Impact of Food Service Establishment Kitchen Operations

Keynote presented at the Fat, Oil and Grease (FOG) - New Times New Solutions Conference, Cranfield University UK.

By: J. Ducoste

Event: Fat, Oil and Grease (FOG) - New Times New Solutions Conference at Cranfield University UK

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

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 n, P. Vanrolleghem* & K. Gernaey*

Contributors: I. Nopens*, E. Torfs*, J. Ducoste n, P. Vanrolleghem* & K. Gernaey*

author keywords: bubble size; distributed properties; floc size; PBM; product specifications; quality by design
MeSH headings : Models, Theoretical; Sewage / chemistry; Waste Disposal, Fluid / methods; Wastewater / chemistry
TL;DR: An overview of current applications, future potential and limitations of PBMs in the field of wastewater treatment modelling is provided, thereby looking over the fence to other scientific disciplines. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
6. Clean Water and Sanitation (Web of Science; OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2015 conference paper

Pore Channel Tortuosity in 3D Nonwoven Structures

Vallabh, R., Seyam, A., Banks-Lee, P., & Ducoste, J. (2015, May 26). Presented at the 6th World Conference on 3D Fabrics and their Applications, Raleigh, NC.

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

Event: 6th World Conference on 3D Fabrics and their Applications at Raleigh, NC on May 26-28, 2015

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2015 conference paper

Using 16s metagenomics to determine microbial population shifts associated with a 336% boost in methane yield during anaerobic co-digestion of grease waste

88th Annual Water Environment Federation Technical Exhibition and Conference, WEFTEC 2015, 8, 6112–6118. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-84992022948&partnerID=MN8TOARS

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

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

Source: ORCID
Added: December 14, 2019

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 n, A. Griborio*, I. Nopens*, D. Batstone*, J. Wicks*, S. Saunders, O. Potier*

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

author keywords: biokinetic models; CFD; complex systems; fluid motion; multi-phase flow; transport models
MeSH headings : Hydrodynamics; Kinetics; Models, Theoretical; Sewage / analysis; Software; Waste Disposal, Fluid / methods
TL;DR: This paper proposes a protocol for an alternative use of CFD in process modelling, as a way to gain insight into complex systems leading to improved modelling approaches used in combination with the IWA activated sludge models and other kinetic models. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
6. Clean Water and Sanitation (Web of Science; OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2014 conference paper

CFD as a tool for WWTP Unit Process Modeling

Samstag, R., Ducoste, J., Gribrio, A., Nopens, I., Batstone, D., Wicks, J., … Potier, O. (2014, March 30). Presented at the International Water Association (IWA)/Water Environment Federation (WEF) Waste Water Treatment (WWT) MOD, Belgium.

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

Event: International Water Association (IWA)/Water Environment Federation (WEF) Waste Water Treatment (WWT) MOD at Belgium on March 30 - April 2, 2014

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2014 conference paper

Challenges in Designing a UV LED Reactor for Disinfection: Why CFD Should be your Best Friend

Jenny, R., & Ducoste, J. (2014, November 16). Presented at the American Water Works Association, Water Quality Technology Conference (AWWA WQTC), New Orleans, LA.

By: R. Jenny & J. Ducoste

Event: American Water Works Association, Water Quality Technology Conference (AWWA WQTC) at New Orleans, LA on November 16-20, 2014

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2014 journal article

Complete Proteomic-Based Enzyme Reaction and Inhibition Kinetics Reveal How Monolignol Biosynthetic Enzyme Families Affect Metabolic Flux and Lignin in Populus trichocarpa

The Plant Cell, 26(3), 894–914.

By: J. Wang n, P. Naik n, H. Chen n, R. Shi n, C. Lin n, J. Liu n, C. Shuford n, Q. Li n ...

Contributors: J. Wang n, P. Naik n, H. Chen n, R. Shi n, C. Lin n, J. Liu n, C. Shuford n, Q. Li n ...

MeSH headings : Kinetics; Lignin / metabolism; Mass Spectrometry; Plant Proteins / metabolism; Polymorphism, Single Nucleotide; Populus / metabolism; Proteome
TL;DR: A proteomic-based predictive kinetic metabolic-flux model was developed for monolignol biosynthesis in Populus trichocarpa and predicts how pathway enzymes affect lignin content and composition, explains a long-standing paradox regarding the regulation of monolIGNol subunit ratios in lignIn, and reveals novel mechanisms involved in theregulation of lign in biosynthesis. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: ORCID, Crossref, NC State University Libraries, Web Of Science
Added: August 6, 2018

2014 conference paper

Computational Fluid Dynamics Optimization of a Continuous Flow Point of Use UV LED Disinfection Reactor

Presented at the International Ultraviolet Association (IUVA) Regional Conference, White Plains, NY.

By: R. Jenny & J. Ducoste

Event: International Ultraviolet Association (IUVA) Regional Conference at White Plains, NY on October 26, 2014

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2014 conference paper

Creating Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene (WASH) Program Awareness in Schools: A tool Towards the Success of Community WASH Programs,

EDULEARN14 Proceedings, 6922–6927. IATED.

By: D. Olukanni, J. Ducoste & T. George

Event: 6th International Conference on Education and New Learning Technologies at Barcelona Spain on July 7-9, 2014

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2014 speech

Data and CFD to Compare Horizontal and Vertical/enclosed UV Reactors

Presented at the IUVA Specialty Conference UV Disinfection for Wastewater and Reuse Program, Irvine, CA.

By: J. Ducoste

Event: IUVA Specialty Conference UV Disinfection for Wastewater and Reuse Program at Irvine, CA

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2014 journal article

Effect of source and environmental factors on properties and kinetics of FOG deposits in sewer collection systems

Proceedings of the Water Environment Federation, 2014(4), 1–11.

By: M. Iasmin & J. Ducoste*

Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: January 17, 2022

2014 journal article

Enhanced Nitrogen Removal by Rice Husk Amended Dynamic Membrane Bioreactors

Journal of Environmental Engineering, 140(11), 04014035.

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

Contributors: D. Fu*, H. Kai*, R. Singh* & J. Ducoste n

author keywords: Dynamic membrane bioreactor; Nitrogen removal; Biological carbon sources; Wastewater treatment
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
6. Clean Water and Sanitation (Web of Science; OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, ORCID, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2014 speech

Evaluation of Alternative Herbicides for Root Control: Should we be worried about their impact on Wastewater Treatment Plants?

Presented at the Capacity, Management, Operation & Maintenance (CMOM) Conference, Austin, TX.

By: J. Ducoste

Event: Capacity, Management, Operation & Maintenance (CMOM) Conference at Austin, TX

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2014 journal article

FOGISEW: Modeling FOG Deposit Formation in Sewer Collection System

Proceedings of the Water Environment Federation, 2014(4), 1–10.

By: Yousefelahiyeh, Roya, Dominic, C. Sandeep, Ducoste & J. Joel

Source: ORCID
Added: January 10, 2020

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 n, L. Dean n, S. Lappi n & J. Ducoste n

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

author keywords: Fat, oil, and grease deposit; Sanitary sewer overflow (SSO); Calcium based fatty acid salts
MeSH headings : Calcium / analysis; Drainage, Sanitary; Fats / analysis; Fatty Acids / analysis; Hydrogen-Ion Concentration; Metals / analysis; Minerals / analysis; Oils / analysis; Rheology; Sewage / chemistry; Spectroscopy, Fourier Transform Infrared; Stress, Mechanical; Temperature
TL;DR: Calcium content in the calcium based salts seemed to depend on the solubility limit of the calcium source and influenced by pH and temperature conditions, which showed that selective removal of palmitic in pretreatment processes may be necessary prior to the discharge of FSE wastes into the sewer collection system. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2014 conference paper

Influencing Aerobic Granulation through Variable Shear in an Eccentric Couette Micro-Reactor

Weaver, J., Ducoste, J., & de los Reyes, F. L. (2014, November 16). Presented at the North Carolina Section of the American Water Works Association (NC AWWA) Water Environment Association (WEA) Conference, Winston Salem NC.

By: J. Weaver, J. Ducoste & F. de los Reyes

Event: North Carolina Section of the American Water Works Association (NC AWWA) Water Environment Association (WEA) Conference at Winston Salem NC on November 16-19, 2014

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

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 n, O. Simmons n, M. Shatalov* & J. Ducoste n

Contributors: R. Jenny n, O. Simmons n, M. Shatalov* & J. Ducoste n

author keywords: Drinking water disinfection; UV Light Emitting Diodes; Numerical model; Chemical actinometry; Biodosimetry
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2014 conference paper

PBMs: A Modeling Framework for WWTP Modeling

Nopens, I., Torfs, E., Ducoste, J., Vanrolleghem, P., & Gernaey, K. (2014, March 30). Presented at the International Water Association (IWA)/Water Environment Federation (WEF) Waste Water Treatment (WWT) MOD, Belgium.

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

Event: International Water Association (IWA)/Water Environment Federation (WEF) Waste Water Treatment (WWT) MOD at Belgium on March 30 - April 2, 2014

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2014 conference paper

Pulse Feeding Of Anaerobic Digesters Treating Grease Waste To Increase Community Resistance

Wang, L., Hossen, E. H., Aziz, T. N., Ducoste, J., Bullard, M., & de los Reyes, F. L. (2014, September 21). Presented at the International Water Association (IWA) World Water Congress & Exhibition, Lisbon, Portugal.

By: L. Wang, E. Hossen, T. Aziz, J. Ducoste, M. Bullard & F. de los Reyes

Event: International Water Association (IWA) World Water Congress & Exhibition at Lisbon, Portugal on September 21-26, 2014

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2014 conference paper

Step and Pulse Feeding Of Anaerobic Co-Digesters Treating Thickened Waste Activated Sludge and Grease Interceptor Waste

Wang, L., Hossen, E. H., Aziz, T. N., Ducoste, J., Bullard, M., & de los Reyes, F. L. (2014, March 19). Presented at the Water Resources Research Institute Annual Conference, Raleigh, NC.

By: L. Wang, E. Hossen, T. Aziz, J. Ducoste, M. Bullard & F. de los Reyes

Event: Water Resources Research Institute Annual Conference at Raleigh, NC on March 19, 2014

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

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 n, J. Song n, J. Wang n, Y. Lin n, J. Ducoste n, C. Shuford n, J. Liu n, Q. Li n ...

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

MeSH headings : Coenzyme A Ligases / genetics; Coenzyme A Ligases / metabolism; Coumaric Acids / metabolism; Immunoprecipitation; Lignin / biosynthesis; Mass Spectrometry; Models, Biological; Populus / metabolism; Propionates; RNA, Messenger / genetics; Substrate Specificity; Systems Biology
TL;DR: This work shows that 4CL, an enzyme in monolignol biosynthesis, is found as a heterotetrameric complex of two isoforms in Populus trichocarpa, where the two 4-coumaric acid:CoA ligase (4CL) isoforms, 4CL3 and 4CL5, interact in vivo and in vitro to form a heterosymmetric protein complex. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID, NC State University Libraries, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2014 conference paper

Using a systems biology approach to identify key transcriptional regulators in the Arabidopsis thaliana iron deficiency response

Poster presented at the 9th International BioMetals Symposium, Duke University, Durham, NC.

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

Event: 9th International BioMetals Symposium at Duke University, Durham, NC

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2013 conference paper

A numerical method to simulate and assess the formation of Fats, Oils & Grease (FOG) deposits in a sewer collection system

86th Annual Water Environment Federation Technical Exhibition and Conference, WEFTEC 2013, 8, 5063–5068. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-84938671555&partnerID=MN8TOARS

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

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

Source: ORCID
Added: December 14, 2019

2013 conference paper

Developing Resilient Anaerobic Co-digesting Microbial Communities

86th Annual Water Environment Federation Technical Exhibition and Conference, WEFTEC 2013, 2, 764–770. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-85070513853&partnerID=MN8TOARS

By: L. Wang, E. Hossen, T. Aziz, J. Ducoste, M. Bullard & F. De Los Reyes

Contributors: L. Wang, E. Hossen, T. Aziz, J. Ducoste, M. Bullard & F. De Los Reyes

Source: ORCID
Added: December 14, 2019

2013 conference paper

Experimental and Numerical Evaluation of a UV-LED Point of Use Disinfection Device

Jenny, R. M., Simmons, O. D., & Ducoste, J. (2013, November 10). Presented at the North Carolina Section of the American Water Works Association (NC AWWA) Water Environment Association (WEA), Concord, NC.

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

Event: North Carolina Section of the American Water Works Association (NC AWWA) Water Environment Association (WEA) at Concord, NC on November 10-13, 2013

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2013 journal article

Mechanisms of Fat, Oil and Grease (FOG) deposit formation in sewer lines

WATER RESEARCH, 47(13), 4451–4459.

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

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

author keywords: Sanitary sewer overflows (SSOs); Fat, Oil and Grease (FOG) deposits; Free fatty acids (FFAs); Calcium; FOG deposit formation; Sewer lines
MeSH headings : Calcium / analysis; Fats / analysis; Fatty Acids / analysis; Hydrogen-Ion Concentration; Oils / analysis; Sewage / chemistry; Spectroscopy, Fourier Transform Infrared; Surface Properties; Time Factors
TL;DR: Tests showed that calcium, the dominant metal in FOG deposits, can be released from concrete surfaces under low pH conditions and contribute to the formation process, and a comprehensive model was proposed for the mechanisms of FOG deposit formation in sewer systems. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
6. Clean Water and Sanitation (OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, 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 n, J. Song n, C. Williams n, C. Shuford n, J. Liu n, J. Wang n, Q. Li n, R. Shi n ...

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

MeSH headings : Allosteric Regulation / drug effects; Binding Sites; Biosynthetic Pathways / drug effects; Blotting, Western; Caffeic Acids / pharmacology; Coenzyme A / metabolism; Coenzyme A Ligases / antagonists & inhibitors; Coenzyme A Ligases / metabolism; Computer Simulation; Coumaric Acids / chemistry; Coumaric Acids / metabolism; Coumaric Acids / pharmacology; Kinetics; Lignin / biosynthesis; Lignin / chemistry; Phenylpropionates / metabolism; Phosphoproteins / metabolism; Phosphorylation / drug effects; Plant Extracts; Populus / drug effects; Populus / enzymology; Propionates; Proteomics; Recombinant Fusion Proteins / metabolism; Sequence Homology, Amino Acid; Substrate Specificity / drug effects; Xylem / drug effects; Xylem / metabolism
TL;DR: Evidence is presented of two monolignol 4CLs, Ptr4CL3 and P tr4CL5, in Populus trichocarpa that act to mitigate the inhibition by caffeic acid to maintain a proper ligation flux and coenzyme A flux with novel specificity. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2013 speech

New Tools to Assess the Potential Risk of FOG deposit Accumulation in a Wastewater Collection System

Presented at the Capacity, Management, Operation & Maintenance (CMOM) Conference, Austin, TX.

By: J. Ducoste

Event: Capacity, Management, Operation & Maintenance (CMOM) Conference at Austin, TX

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2013 conference paper

Quantifying Fat, Oil, and Grease (FOG) Deposits Formation Kinetics in Sewer Collection System

Iasmin, M., & Ducoste, J. (2013, November 10). Presented at the North Carolina Section of the American Water Works Association (NC AWWA) Water Environment Association (WEA), Concord, NC,

By: M. Iasmin & J. Ducoste

Event: North Carolina Section of the American Water Works Association (NC AWWA) Water Environment Association (WEA) at Concord, NC, on November 10-13, 2013

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2013 conference paper

Simulating the Formation of Fats, Oils, and Grease (FOG) Deposits in a Sewer Collection System

Presented at the North Carolina Section of the American Water Works Association (NC AWWA) Water Environment Association (WEA), Concord, NC.

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

Event: North Carolina Section of the American Water Works Association (NC AWWA) Water Environment Association (WEA) at Concord, NC on November 10-13, 2013

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

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 n, M. Szakasits n, L. Dean* & J. Ducoste n

Contributors: C. Dominic n, M. Szakasits n, L. Dean* & J. Ducoste n

author keywords: FOG; hydraulic configurations; pilot-scale sewer collection system; sanitary sewer overflows
MeSH headings : Equipment Design; Fats / analysis; Fatty Acids / analysis; Hydrogen-Ion Concentration; Metals / analysis; Oils / analysis; Pilot Projects; Sewage / analysis; Sewage / chemistry; Spectroscopy, Fourier Transform Infrared; Waste Disposal, Fluid / instrumentation; Waste Disposal, Fluid / methods
TL;DR: The results of this study confirm the work done previously by researchers and suggest an alternative fate of unsaturated fatty acids that does not lead to their incorporation in FOG deposits in full-scale sewer systems. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
6. Clean Water and Sanitation (OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2012 conference paper

A Comprehensive Mechanistic Model Showing How Fat, Oil, and Grease (FOG) Deposits Form in Sewer Lines,

Presented at the North Carolina Section of the American Water Works Association (NC AWWA) Water Environment Association (WEA), Raleigh, NC.

By: X. He, J. Ducoste & F. de los Reyes

Event: North Carolina Section of the American Water Works Association (NC AWWA) Water Environment Association (WEA) at Raleigh, NC on November 11-14, 2012

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2012 conference paper

Aerobic granulation can be induced by shear variability

WEFTEC 2012 - 85th Annual Technical Exhibition and Conference, 11, 6921–6926. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-85070471689&partnerID=MN8TOARS

By: B. Karami, F. De Los Reyes & J. Ducoste

Contributors: B. Karami, F. De Los Reyes & J. Ducoste

Source: ORCID
Added: December 14, 2019

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 n, T. Aziz n, F. Reyes n & J. Ducoste n

Contributors: J. Long n, T. Aziz n, F. Reyes III & J. Ducoste n

author keywords: FOG; Anaerobic digestion; Methane; Wastewater; Grease; Biogas
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
6. Clean Water and Sanitation (OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2012 conference paper

Anaerobic co-digestion of grease trap waste

WEFTEC 2012 - 85th Annual Technical Exhibition and Conference, 9, 5428–5434. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-85070451883&partnerID=MN8TOARS

By: L. Wang, T. Aziz, J. Ducoste & F. De Los Reyes

Contributors: L. Wang, T. Aziz, J. Ducoste & F. De Los Reyes

Source: ORCID
Added: December 14, 2019

2012 speech

Challenges in the Measurements of Fat, Oil and Grease in Food Service Establishment Waste Streams

Presented at the North Carolina Section of the American Water Works Association (NC AWWA) Water Environment Association (WEA) Annual Conference, Raleigh, NC.

By: Y. Wang & J. Ducoste

Event: North Carolina Section of the American Water Works Association (NC AWWA) Water Environment Association (WEA) Annual Conference at Raleigh, NC on November 11-14, 2012

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2012 speech

Chemical and Hydraulic Factors that influence the formation of FOG Deposits in Sewer Collection Systems

Presented at the Capacity, Management, Operation & Maintenance (CMOM) Conference, Austin, TX.

By: J. Ducoste

Event: Capacity, Management, Operation & Maintenance (CMOM) Conference at Austin, TX

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2012 speech

Exploring Sustainable Energy from Grease Interceptor Waste

Presented at the Water Resources Research Institute (WRRI) Annual Conference & North Carolina Water Resources Association (NCWRA) Symposium, Raleigh, NC.

By: T. Aziz, J. Long, L. Wang, F. de los Reyes & J. Ducoste

Event: Water Resources Research Institute (WRRI) Annual Conference & North Carolina Water Resources Association (NCWRA) Symposium at Raleigh, NC

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2012 speech

Factors that Influence the Physical and Chemical Characteristics of Fat, Oil, and Grease Deposits in Sewer Systems

Presented at the North Carolina Water Resources Research Institute.

By: M. Iasmin & J. Ducoste

Event: North Carolina Water Resources Research Institute on March 28, 2012

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2012 speech

Fat, Oil, and Grease (FOG) in Sanitary Sewer Systems: Factors that influence Deposit formation

Presented at the NC Annual Onsite Water Protection Conference, Raleigh NC.

By: J. Ducoste

Event: NC Annual Onsite Water Protection Conference at Raleigh NC

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2012 journal article

Field Characterization of External Grease Abatement Devices

WATER ENVIRONMENT RESEARCH, 84(3), 237–246.

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

Contributors: T. Aziz n, L. Holt, K. Keener*, J. Groninger* & J. Ducoste n

author keywords: collection systems; fat, oil and grease; grease abatement; sanitary sewers; food waste
MeSH headings : Fats / analysis; Fats / isolation & purification; Food Services; Hydrogen-Ion Concentration; Oils / analysis; Oils / isolation & purification; Sewage / analysis; Temperature; Waste Disposal, Fluid / instrumentation
TL;DR: Results indicated that commonly-used GAD configurations with a straight submerged inlet tee or no-inlet tee configuration may result in the transport of food solids into the second compartment with a retro-fit flow distributive inlet, showing promise for potentially improving the separation characteristics of existing GADs. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2012 speech

How do Fat, Oil, and Grease Deposits form in Sewer Lines

Presented at the North Carolina Water Resources Research Institute.

By: X. He, F. de los Reyes & J. Ducoste

Event: North Carolina Water Resources Research Institute on March 28, 2012

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2012 conference paper

Life cycle assessment of grease trap waste co-digestion, land application, and composting

WEFTEC 2012 - 85th Annual Technical Exhibition and Conference, 9, 5413–5418. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-85070471442&partnerID=MN8TOARS

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

Contributors: J. Long, J. Ducoste & T. Aziz

Source: ORCID
Added: December 14, 2019

2012 speech

Mechanistic Modeling Frameworks for Multiple Enzyme Regulation in Metabolic Pathway

Presented at the Korean-American Scientist and Engineers Association (KSEA) South Atlantic Regional Conference.

By: J. Song, H. Chen, C. Shuford, Q. Li, R. Shi, D. Muddiman, C. Williams, J. Ducoste, R. Sederoff, V. Chiang

Event: Korean-American Scientist and Engineers Association (KSEA) South Atlantic Regional Conference on November 15-17, 2012

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2012 speech

Modeling Advance Oxidation Processes for Optimizing Reactor Performance

Presented at the International Ultraviolet Association (IUVA) Conference, Washington, DC.

By: J. Ducoste

Event: International Ultraviolet Association (IUVA) Conference at Washington, DC

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2012 speech

Modeling the removal of EDC chemicals using Advance Oxidation

Presented at the 85th annual Water Environment Federation technical exhibition and conference (WEFTEC), New Orleans, LA.

By: J. Ducoste

Event: 85th annual Water Environment Federation technical exhibition and conference (WEFTEC) at New Orleans, LA

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2012 speech

Numerical Approach to Modeling UV Disinfection Processes: A State of the Art Review

Presented at the Southeast University, Nanjing, PR China.

By: J. Ducoste

Event: Southeast University at Nanjing, PR China

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2012 speech

Predictive Models of Regulatory and Metabolic Pathways for Monolignol Biosynthesis in Populus trichocarpa

Presented at the Plant & Animal Genome XX Conference, San Diego, CA.

By: C. Willliams, H. Chen, J. Song, J. Ducoste, C. Shuford, Q. Li, J. Liu, R. Shi ...

Event: Plant & Animal Genome XX Conference at San Diego, CA on January 14-18, 2012

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2012 speech

Sustainable Energy from Grease Interceptor Waste Co-Digestion

Presented at the North Carolina Section of the American Water Works Association (NC AWWA) Water Environment Association (WEA) Annual Conference, Raleigh, NC.

By: T. *Aziz, L. Wang, J. Long, J. Ducoste & F. de los Reyes

Event: North Carolina Section of the American Water Works Association (NC AWWA) Water Environment Association (WEA) Annual Conference at Raleigh, NC on November 11-14, 2012

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2012 journal article

UV LEDs for Water Disinfection

International Ultraviolet Association News, 14(2), 20–27.

By: C. Bowker, S. Alpert, M. Shatalov & J. Ducoste

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2012 conference paper

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

WEFTEC 2012 - 85th Annual Technical Exhibition and Conference, 13, 7989–7994. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-85070546837&partnerID=MN8TOARS

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

Contributors: C. Dominic, M. Szakasits & J. Ducoste

Source: ORCID
Added: December 14, 2019

2012 speech

Using Computational Fluid Dynamics Modeling to guide design decisions

Presented at the American Water Works Association (AWWA) UVCFD Presentation, Dallas, TX.

By: J. Ducoste

Event: American Water Works Association (AWWA) UVCFD Presentation at Dallas, TX on June 10-14, 2012

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2012 conference paper

Using computational fluid dynamics modeling to help inform assessment of low wavelength inactivation

American Water Works Association Annual Conference and Exposition 2012, ACE 2012, 6437–6451. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-84871568794&partnerID=MN8TOARS

By: J. Ducoste

Contributors: J. Ducoste

Source: ORCID
Added: December 14, 2019

2011 conference paper

Assessing the UV Dose Delivered from Two UV Reactors in Series: Can you always assume doubling the UV dose from individual reactor validations?

Presented at the International Ultraviolet Association (IUVA), Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

By: J. Ducoste & Alpert

Event: International Ultraviolet Association (IUVA) at Toronto, Ontario, Canada on September 18-20, 2011

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2011 journal article

Assessment of Internal and External Grease Interceptor Performance for Removal of Food-Based Fats, Oil, and Grease from Food Service Establishments

Water Environment Research, 83(9), 882–892.

By: E. Gallimore n, T. Aziz n, Z. Movahed & J. Ducoste n

Contributors: E. Gallimore n, T. Aziz n, Z. Movahed & J. Ducoste n

author keywords: fats; oils; and grease; grease interceptor; grease abatement system; grease retention device
MeSH headings : Dietary Fats / isolation & purification; Oils / isolation & purification; Pilot Projects; Restaurants
TL;DR: It is suggested that emulsion strength significantly affects FOG removal efficiency of FGIs and should be considered in future manufacturer testing protocol. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: ORCID, Crossref, NC State University Libraries, Web Of Science
Added: August 6, 2018

2011 journal article

Cellulosic Substrates for Removal of Pollutants from Aqueous Systems: A Review 1. Metals

Bioresources, 6(2), 2161–2287. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-79953742160&partnerID=MN8TOARS

By: M. Hubbe, S. Hasan & J. Ducoste

Contributors: M. Hubbe, S. Hasan & J. Ducoste

Sources: ORCID, NC State University Libraries
Added: December 14, 2019

2011 conference paper

Combining CFD, FLOC Dynamics, and Biological Reaction Kinetics to Model Carbon and Nitrogen Removal in an Activated Sludge System

Proceedings of the Water Environment Federation, 2011(13), 3272–3282.

By: A. Sobremisana, J. Ducoste* & F. de los Reyes

Event: Water Environment Federation's Technical Exhibition and Conference (WEFTEC) at Los Angeles, CA on October 16-19, 2011

Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: January 17, 2022

2011 speech

Combining CFD, floc dynamics, and biological reaction kinetics to model carbon and nitrogen removal in an activated sludge system

Presented at the Water Resource Research Institute (WRRI), Raleigh, NC.

By: A. Sobriminsana, J. Ducoste & F. de los Reyes

Event: Water Resource Research Institute (WRRI) at Raleigh, NC on March 21, 2011

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

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 n, M. Iasmin n, L. Dean n, S. Lappi n, J. Ducoste n & F. Reyes n

Contributors: X. He n, M. Iasmin n, L. Dean n, S. Lappi n, J. Ducoste n & F. De Los Reyes n

MeSH headings : Dietary Fats / analysis; Drainage, Sanitary; Environmental Monitoring; Food Industry; Industrial Waste / analysis; Sewage / analysis; Sewage / chemistry; Spectroscopy, Fourier Transform Infrared; Water Pollutants, Chemical / analysis
TL;DR: It is proposed that the formation of FOG deposits occurs from the aggregation of excess calcium compressing the double layer of free fatty acid micelles and a saponification reaction between aggregated calcium and free fatty acids. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
6. Clean Water and Sanitation (OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2011 speech

Fat, Roots, Oil, and Grease (FROG) in Sanitary Sewer Systems: Is a Sustainable Sewer system in Jeopardy

Presented at the NC Annual Onsite Water Protection Conference, Raleigh NC.

By: J. Ducoste

Event: NC Annual Onsite Water Protection Conference at Raleigh NC

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2011 journal article

How are Fat, Oil and Grease (FOG) Deposits Formed in Sewer Lines?

Presented at the North Carolina Section of the American Water Works Association (NC AWWA) Water Environment Association (WEA), Winston-Salem, NC.

By: X. He, J. Ducoste & F. de los Reyes

Event: North Carolina Section of the American Water Works Association (NC AWWA) Water Environment Association (WEA) at Winston-Salem, NC on November 15-16, 2011

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

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 n, M. Shatalov* & J. Ducoste n

Contributors: C. Bowker*, A. Sain n, M. Shatalov* & J. Ducoste n

author keywords: Disinfection; UV; LED; Water treatment; CFD
MeSH headings : Bacteriophage T7 / growth & development; Bacteriophage T7 / radiation effects; Disinfection / instrumentation; Disinfection / methods; Dose-Response Relationship, Radiation; Escherichia coli / growth & development; Escherichia coli / radiation effects; Levivirus / growth & development; Levivirus / radiation effects; Ultraviolet Rays; Virus Inactivation / radiation effects; Water Microbiology; Water Purification / instrumentation; Water Purification / methods
TL;DR: A research study to determine the ultraviolet (UV) fluence-response of several target non-pathogenic microorganisms to UV light emitting diodes (UV-LEDs) by performing collimated beam tests found differences may have been caused by a departure from the time-dose reciprocity law due to microbial repair mechanisms. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2011 speech

Modeling and experimental Evaluation of UV LED Reactor using Computational Fluid Dynamics

Poster presented at the North Carolina Section of the American Water Works Association (NC AWWA) Water Environment Association (WEA), Winston-Salem, NC.

By: M. Arafin & J. Ducoste

Event: North Carolina Section of the American Water Works Association (NC AWWA) Water Environment Association (WEA) at Winston-Salem, NC on November 15-16, 2011

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2011 conference paper

Modeling of a Flow Through UV LED Reactor using Computational Fluid Dynamics

Presented at the North Carolina Section of the American Water Works Association (NC AWWA) Water Environment Association (WEA), Concord, NC.

By: M. Arafin & J. Ducoste

Event: North Carolina Section of the American Water Works Association (NC AWWA) Water Environment Association (WEA) at Concord, NC on November 13-16, 2011

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

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 n, J. Ducoste, A. Seyam & P. Banks-Leel

Contributors: R. Vallabh n, J. Ducoste, A. Seyam & P. Banks-Lee

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

2011 conference paper

Numerical and experimental evaluation of UV light emitting diodes for drinking water disinfection

American Water Works Association Annual Conference and Exposition 2011, ACE 2011, 5666–5696. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-84871634276&partnerID=MN8TOARS

By: C. Bowker & J. Ducoste

Contributors: C. Bowker & J. Ducoste

Source: ORCID
Added: December 14, 2019

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*

Contributors: D. Olukanni* & J. Ducoste*

author keywords: Wastewater; Waste stabilization pond; Disinfection; CFD; Optimization
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
Sources: Web Of Science, 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-ASCE, 137(1), 84–92.

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

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

author keywords: Wastewater management; Oils; Abatement and removal; Separation; Sanitary sewers; Computational fluid dynamics
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2011 speech

Studying Formation of Nitrifying Aerobic Granules and Effect of Shear Distribution on Granulation

Presented at the North Carolina Section of the American Water Works Association (NC AWWA) Water Environment Association (WEA), Winston-Salem, NC.

By: B. Karami, F. de los Reyes & J. Ducoste

Event: North Carolina Section of the American Water Works Association (NC AWWA) Water Environment Association (WEA) at Winston-Salem, NC on November 15-16, 2011

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2011 conference paper

UV-LEDs for Water Disinfection – Are We Close?

Presented at the International Ultraviolet Association (IUVA), Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

By: S. Alpert, C. Bowker & J. Ducoste

Event: International Ultraviolet Association (IUVA) at Toronto, Ontario, Canada on September 18-20, 2011

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2011 speech

Velocity Profiles and their Relevance in UV Reactor Validation

Presented at the International Ultraviolet Association (IUVA) workshop, Tracy, CA.

By: J. Ducoste

Event: International Ultraviolet Association (IUVA) workshop at Tracy, CA

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2011 speech

Water and Waster Treatment Process on Steriods: Using Computational Fluid Dynamics to Drive out Unit Process Inefficiencies

Presented at the KECKS Futures Initiative, Irvine, CA.

By: J. Ducoste

Event: KECKS Futures Initiative at Irvine, CA on November 10-13, 2011

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2010 conference paper

A Numerical Approach for Modeling Carbon and Nitrogen Removal Under the Influence of Floc Size Distribution

Presented at the International Water Association (IWA) Leading Edge Conference, Phoenix, AZ.

By: A. Sobriminsana, J. Ducoste & F. de los Reyes

Event: International Water Association (IWA) Leading Edge Conference at Phoenix, AZ on June 4-8, 2010

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2010 conference paper

Assessment of Grease Abatement Systems

Presented at the Water Environment Foundation (WEF) Sewer Collection System Conference, Phoenix, AZ.

By: A. Gallimore & J. Ducoste

Event: Water Environment Foundation (WEF) Sewer Collection System Conference at Phoenix, AZ on June 7-10, 2010

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2010 speech

Can CFD Answer Hydraulic Questions and make Validation more broadly applicable?

Presented at the American Water Works Association (AWWA) Nation Conference Workshop: UV Today – Ten Years Post-Cryptosporidium– Myths and Reality.

By: J. Ducoste

Event: American Water Works Association (AWWA) Nation Conference Workshop: UV Today – Ten Years Post-Cryptosporidium– Myths and Reality

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2010 report

Evaluation of Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) for Modeling UV Initiated Advance Oxidation Processes

Denver, CO: Water Research Foundation.

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

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2010 speech

Factors Affecting the Formation of FOG Deposits in Sewer Lines

Presented at the Urban Water Consortium Meeting, Raleigh NC.

By: F. de los Reyes & J. Ducoste

Event: Urban Water Consortium Meeting at Raleigh NC on June 4, 2010

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2010 speech

Fat, Roots, Oil, and Grease (FROG) in Sanitary Sewer Systems: Is a Sustainable Sewer system in Jeopardy

Presented at the NC Annual Onsite Water Protection Conference, Raleigh NC.

By: J. Ducoste

Event: NC Annual Onsite Water Protection Conference at Raleigh NC

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2010 speech

Fats Roots Oil and Grease in US Sewer Systems: An overview

Presented at the FOGS Buildup and Removal: Problems and Solutions Workshop, Cranfield University, UK.

By: J. Ducoste

Event: FOGS Buildup and Removal: Problems and Solutions Workshop at Cranfield University, UK

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2010 conference paper

Field Assessment of Grease Abatement Devices

Proceedings of the Water Environment Federation, 2010(14), 2916–2917.

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

Event: Water Environment Federation's Technical Exhibition and Conference at New Orleans, LA on October 10-13, 2010

UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
13. Climate Action (OpenAlex)
Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: January 17, 2022

2010 speech

Grease Interceptors vs Under the Sink Grease Traps: Who won the Taste Test of Removing influent Fats, Oils, and Grease

Presented at the Capacity, Management, Operation & Maintenance (CMOM) Conference, Austin, TX.

By: J. Ducoste

Event: Capacity, Management, Operation & Maintenance (CMOM) Conference at Austin, TX

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2010 speech

Investigating the Formation of Fat Oil and Grease Deposits in Sewer Collection Systems

Presented at the Water Resource Research Institute (WRRI) Conference, Raleigh, NC.

By: X. He, J. Ducoste & F. de los Reyes

Event: Water Resource Research Institute (WRRI) Conference at Raleigh, NC on March 15, 2010

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

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 n, M. Raisee n, M. Moghaddami n, J. Ducoste n, M. Sasges n, L. Liberti n, M. Notarnicola n

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

MeSH headings : Computer Simulation; Dose-Response Relationship, Radiation; Esters / analysis; Hydrogen Peroxide / chemistry; Hydroxyl Radical / chemistry; Kinetics; Models, Chemical; Organophosphates / chemistry; Oxidation-Reduction / radiation effects; Phosphates / chemistry; Reproducibility of Results; Rheology / instrumentation; Rheology / methods; Ultraviolet Rays
TL;DR: A comprehensive kinetic model was coupled with the Reynolds averaged Navier-Stokes (RANS) equations using CFD to predict the oxidation of tributyl phosphate and tri(2-chloroethtyl) phosphate in two different photoreactors: a parallel- and a cross-flow UV device employing a UV lamp emitting primarily 253.7 nm radiation. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
6. Clean Water and Sanitation (Web of Science; OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, 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 n, D. Knappe n & J. Ducoste n

Contributors: S. Alpert n, D. Knappe n & J. Ducoste n

author keywords: Ultraviolet; Advanced oxidation; Methylene blue; Emerging contaminants
MeSH headings : Carbon / analysis; Computer Simulation; Free Radical Scavengers / chemistry; Hydrogen Peroxide / chemistry; Hydroxyl Radical / chemistry; Indicators and Reagents / isolation & purification; Kinetics; Methylene Blue / isolation & purification; Models, Chemical; Oxidation-Reduction / radiation effects; Pilot Projects; Rheology / methods; Solubility; Ultraviolet Rays; Water Movements
TL;DR: The overall degradation of methyleneblue was a strong function of the second-order kinetic rate constant describing the reaction between methylene blue and the hydroxyl radical, which was sensitive to the concentration of dissolved organic carbon in the water matrix. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
6. Clean Water and Sanitation (Web of Science; OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2010 speech

Predicting regulatory control of lignin biosynthesis using signaling graph methodology

Presented at the Forest Biotechnology Industry Research Consortium (FORBIRC) Annual Meeting, McKimmon Center, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC.

By: C. Williams, J. Ducoste, J. Song, F. Isik, R. Sederoff & V. Chiang

Event: Forest Biotechnology Industry Research Consortium (FORBIRC) Annual Meeting at McKimmon Center, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC on May 26-28, 2010

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2010 speech

Regulatory constrained flux balance analysis of monolignol biosynthesis

Presented at the Forest Biotechnology Industry Research Consortium (FORBIRC) Annual Meeting, McKimmon Center, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC.

By: J. Ducoste, C. Williams, J. Song, H. Chen, F. Isik, R. Sederoff, V. Chiang

Event: Forest Biotechnology Industry Research Consortium (FORBIRC) Annual Meeting at McKimmon Center, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC on May 26-28, 2010

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2010 speech

Simulating the UV/H2O2 Advanced Oxidation Process using Computational Fluid Dynamics

Presented at the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY.

By: J. Ducoste

Event: Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute at Troy, NY

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2010 conference paper

The Value of Numerical Modeling in the Design and Operation of Drinking Water Treatment Processes

Presented at the American Water Works Association (AWWA) National Conference, Chicago IL.

By: S. Alpert, S. Jin, T. Aziz & J. Ducoste

Event: American Water Works Association (AWWA) National Conference at Chicago IL on June 20-24, 2010

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2010 conference paper

Tortuosity in Fibrous Porous Media

Proceedings of the 7th International Conference of Textile Research Division. Presented at the 7th International Conference of Textile Research Division, National Research Center, Cairo, Egypt.

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

Event: 7th International Conference of Textile Research Division at National Research Center, Cairo, Egypt on October 10-12, 2010

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2010 conference paper

Tortuosity of Nonwoven Structures

Proceedings of the 7th International Conference of Textile Research Division. Presented at the 7th International Conference of Textile Research Division, National Research Center, Cairo, Egypt.

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

Event: 7th International Conference of Textile Research Division at National Research Center, Cairo, Egypt on October 10-12, 2010

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2009 conference paper

A CFD modeling protocol for simulating the UV/H<inf>2</inf>O<inf>2</inf> advanced oxidation process

Water Quality Technology Conference and Exposition 2009, 1795–1816. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-84873492275&partnerID=MN8TOARS

By: S. Alpert & J. Ducoste

Contributors: S. Alpert & J. Ducoste

Source: ORCID
Added: December 14, 2019

2009 book

Advances in Population Balance Modeling

In Chemical Engineering Science (Vol. 64).

Joel Ducoste

Ed(s): I. Nopens, J. Ducoste & H. Briesen

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 20, 2022

2009 speech

Analysis of Fat, Oil, and Grease (FOG) in Sanitary Sewer Systems: Challenges to a Sustainable system

Presented at the Villanova University, Villanova, PA.

By: J. Ducoste

Event: Villanova University at Villanova, PA

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 20, 2022

2009 speech

Analysis of Field Grease Interceptors

Presented at the Capacity, Management, Operation & Maintenance (CMOM) Conference, Austin, TX.

By: J. Ducoste

Event: Capacity, Management, Operation & Maintenance (CMOM) Conference at Austin, TX

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

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: . Zhao, S. Alpert n & J. Ducoste n

Contributors: X. Zhao, S. Alpert n & J. Ducoste n

author keywords: ultraviolet light; UV; disinfection; dose; microspheres
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2009 speech

Assessment of Root Control Methods and Root Regrowth in a Pilot Scale Sanitary Sewer

Presented at the Capacity, Management, Operation & Maintenance (CMOM) Conference, Austin, TX.

By: J. Ducoste

Event: Capacity, Management, Operation & Maintenance (CMOM) Conference at Austin, TX

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 5, 2022

2009 speech

CFD Modeling for UV Disinfection and UV-Initiated Advanced Oxidation Processes

Presented at the Disinfection, Atlanta, GA.

By: J. Ducoste

Event: Disinfection at Atlanta, GA

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 20, 2022

2009 article

Celebrating a milestone in Population Balance Modeling

Nopens, I., Briesen, H., & Ducoste, J. (2009, February 16). CHEMICAL ENGINEERING SCIENCE, Vol. 64, pp. 627–627.

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

Contributors: I. Nopens*, H. Briesen* & J. Ducoste n

UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2009 speech

Computational Fluid Dynamics Modeling for Unit Process simulations in Drinking Water Treatment

Presented at the Water Reuse Workshop, Polytechnic University at Bari, Taranto, Italy.

By: J. Ducoste

Event: Water Reuse Workshop at Polytechnic University at Bari, Taranto, Italy

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 20, 2022

2009 journal article

Computational Fluid Dynamics as an Integral Part of Water and Wastewater Treatment Process Design

Influents: Water Environment Association of Ontario, 4, 40–44.

By: J. Ducoste

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 20, 2022

2009 speech

Factors Affecting the Formation of FOG Deposits in Sewer Lines

Presented at the Urban Water Consortium Meeting, Burlington, NC.

By: F. de los Reyes & J. Ducoste

Event: Urban Water Consortium Meeting at Burlington, NC on March 11, 2009

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 20, 2022

2009 speech

Population Balance Modeling in CFD Simulations

Presented at the Water Reuse Workshop, Polytechnic University at Bari, Taranto, Italy.

By: J. Ducoste

Event: Water Reuse Workshop at Polytechnic University at Bari, Taranto, Italy

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 20, 2022

2009 speech

Simulating Ultraviolet Advance Oxidation Processes in Continuous Flow UV Reactors

Presented at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI.

By: J. Ducoste

Event: University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, MI

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 20, 2022

2009 speech

Simultaneous Modeling Carbon and Nitrogen Removal under the Influence of Floc Size Distribution

Presented at the NC American WaterWorks Association/Water Environment Association Annual Conference, Raleigh, NC.

By: A. Sobremisana, F. de lose Reyes & J. Ducoste

Event: NC American WaterWorks Association/Water Environment Association Annual Conference at Raleigh, NC on November 15-18, 2009

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 20, 2022

2009 speech

The Intricacies of Analyzing/Designing Ultraviolet UV Disinfection Reactors using CFD

Presented at the Water Reuse Workshop, Polytechnic University at Bari. Taranto, Italy.

By: J. Ducoste

Event: Water Reuse Workshop at Polytechnic University at Bari. Taranto, Italy

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 20, 2022

2009 speech

Validation of CFD Models Simulating the UV/H2O2 Advanced Oxidation Process

Presented at the North Carolina American Water Works Association (AWWA) & Water Environment Association (WEA) Conference, Raleigh, NC.

By: S. Alpert & J. Ducoste

Event: North Carolina American Water Works Association (AWWA) & Water Environment Association (WEA) Conference at Raleigh, NC

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 20, 2022

2008 speech

A Numerical Approach for Modeling Carbon and Nitrogen Removal under the Influence of Floc Size Distribution

Poster presented at the North Carolina American Water Works Association (AWWA) & Water Environment Association (WEA) 88th Annual Conference, Winston Salem, NC.

By: A. Sobrimisana, F. Reyes & J. Ducoste

Event: North Carolina American Water Works Association (AWWA) & Water Environment Association (WEA) 88th Annual Conference at Winston Salem, NC on November 16-19, 2008

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 26, 2022

2008 speech

An Introduction to Population Balance Modeling

Presented at the MBR Training Seminar, Ghent University, Belgium.

By: J. Ducoste

Event: MBR Training Seminar at Ghent University, Belgium

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 20, 2022

2008 speech

An Overview of Computational Fluid Dynamics Modeling

Presented at the MBR Training Seminar, Ghent University, Belgium.

By: J. Ducoste

Event: MBR Training Seminar at Ghent University, Belgium

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 20, 2022

2008 speech

Analysis and Design of Grease Interceptors

Presented at the Water Environment Technology Conference, Chicago, IL.

By: J. Ducoste

Event: Water Environment Technology Conference at Chicago, IL

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 20, 2022

2008 speech

Analysis of FAT, Roots, Oil, and Grease (FROG) in Sanitary Sewers

Presented at the Capacity, Management, Operation & Maintenance (CMOM) Conference, Austin, TX.

By: J. Ducoste

Event: Capacity, Management, Operation & Maintenance (CMOM) Conference at Austin, TX

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 20, 2022

2008 speech

Analysis of FOG and Roots in Sewer Collection systems

Presented at the Water Environment Research Foundation Forum, Clearwater Beach, FL.

By: J. Ducoste

Event: Water Environment Research Foundation Forum at Clearwater Beach, FL

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 20, 2022

2008 speech

Analysis of Fat, Oil, and Grease Deposits in Sanitary Sewer Systems

Presented at the Borchardt Conference, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI.

By: J. Ducoste

Event: Borchardt Conference at University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 20, 2022

2008 speech

Analysis of Grease Interceptors for the Removal of FAT, Oil, and Grease (FOG): Are they Sufficient to Stop FOG related Sanitary Sewer Overflows

Presented at the Civil and Environmental Engineering Department, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ.

By: J. Ducoste

Event: Civil and Environmental Engineering Department, Arizona State University at Tempe, AZ

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 20, 2022

2008 conference paper

Analysis of a LPHO UV reactor under multiple upstream elbow configurations using UV sensitive fluorescent microspheres

American Water Works Association - American Water Works Association Association Annual Conference and Exposition, ACE 2008, 179–190. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-84871769914&partnerID=MN8TOARS

By: X. Zhao & J. Ducoste

Contributors: X. Zhao & J. Ducoste

Source: ORCID
Added: December 14, 2019

2008 journal article

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

JOURNAL OF WATER SUPPLY RESEARCH AND TECHNOLOGY-AQUA, 57(4), 225–238.

By: B. Richards n & J. Ducoste n

Contributors: B. Richards n & J. Ducoste n

author keywords: chlorine; Ct distribution; fluorescence microspheres; ozone; sequential disinfection; water treatment
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2008 report

Assessment of Grease Interceptor Performance

Alexandria, VA: Water Environment Research Foundation.

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

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 20, 2022

2008 speech

Design Considerations for Volume Based Grease Interceptors

Presented at the Chesapeake Water Environment Association Conference on Collection Systems, Linthicum, MD.

By: J. Ducoste, T. Aziz, T. Buckley, Z. Movahed, C. Card & E. Gallimore

Event: Chesapeake Water Environment Association Conference on Collection Systems at Linthicum, MD on November 14, 2008

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 26, 2022

2008 speech

FAT, Roots, Oil, and Grease (FROG) in Sanitary Sewers: Results from a Recent WERF Sponsored Study

Presented at the Water Environment Research Foundation Webinar.

By: J. Ducoste

Event: Water Environment Research Foundation Webinar

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 20, 2022

2008 report

FOG Interceptor Design and Operation (FOGIDO) Guidance Manual

Alexandria, VA: Water Environment Research Foundation.

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

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 20, 2022

2008 report

Fats, Roots, Oil, and Grease (FROG)

Presented at the Centralized and Decentralized Systems: Characterization FOG Deposits and Root Control, Water Environment Research Foundation, Alexandria, VA.

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

Event: Centralized and Decentralized Systems: Characterization FOG Deposits and Root Control, Water Environment Research Foundation at Alexandria, VA

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 20, 2022

2008 conference paper

Floc Size Control and Microbial Shifts during Aerobic Flocculation in Couette-Taylor Bioreactors

Presented at the International Water Association Leading edge conference, Zurich, Switzerland,

By: H. Hyunsuk, J. Williams, J. Hsieh, J. Ducoste & F. de los Reyes

Event: International Water Association Leading edge conference at Zurich, Switzerland, on June 1-4, 2008

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 20, 2022

2008 speech

Improving our Understanding of Complex Reacting Processes in Water and Wastewater Treatment through Computational Fluid Dynamics

Presented at the National Academy of Engineering Frontiers of Engineering Conference, Kobe, Japan.

By: J. Ducoste

Event: National Academy of Engineering Frontiers of Engineering Conference at Kobe, Japan on November 17-19, 2008

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 26, 2022

2008 speech

Modeling UV reactors in Drinking Water Systems

Presented at the Chemical Engineering Department, Mississippi State University, Starkville, MS.

By: J. Ducoste

Event: Chemical Engineering Department, Mississippi State University at Starkville, MS

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 20, 2022

2008 journal article

Monitoring Microbial Shifts during Activated Sludge Floc and Aerobic Granule Development

Proceedings of the Water Environment Federation, 2008(11), 4672–4678.

By: H. Hong, J. Williams, J. Hsieh, J. Ducoste* & F. Reyes

Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: January 18, 2019

2008 speech

Performance of Grease Interceptors: Evaluating Design Alternatives

Poster presented at the North Carolina American Water Works Association (AWWA) & Water Environment Association (WEA) 88th Annual Conference, Winston Salem, NC.

By: E. Gallimore & J. Ducoste

Event: North Carolina American Water Works Association (AWWA) & Water Environment Association (WEA) 88th Annual Conference at Winston Salem, NC on November 16-19, 2008

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 26, 2022

2008 article

Properties Influencing Fat, Oil, and Grease Deposit Formation

Keener, K. M., Ducoste, J. J., & Holt, L. M. (2008, December). WATER ENVIRONMENT RESEARCH, Vol. 80, pp. 2241–2246.

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

Contributors: K. Keener*, J. Ducoste n & L. Holt

author keywords: fat; sewer system; blockages; overflow
MeSH headings : Fats / chemistry; Sewage / chemistry; Waste Disposal, Fluid; Water Purification
TL;DR: The results found that 84% of FOG deposits contained high concentrations of saturated fatty acids and calcium, suggesting preferential accumulation. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
6. Clean Water and Sanitation (OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2008 journal article

Rooting out SSOs: Evaluating Popular Root Control Methods in a Pilot Sanitary Sewer

Water Environment Technology, 20(6), 56–60.

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

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: February 20, 2022