Publications

                                 

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Journal Publications

Boufadel, M.C., M.T. Suidan, and A. D. Venosa, "Density-dependent flow in one-dimensional variably-saturated media", J. of Hydrology, Vol. 202, p 280-301, 1997.

Boufadel, M. C., M. T. Suidan, C. H. Rauch, A.D. Venosa, and P. Biswas, "2-D variably-saturated flow: Physical scaling and Bayesian estimation", J. of Hydrologic Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 3, p 223-231, 1998.

Boufadel, M. C., "Unit hydrographs derived from the Nash model", Journal of the American Water Resources Association, Vol 34, p 167-177, 1998.

Boufadel, M. C., M. T. Suidan, A. D. Venosa, and M. T. Bowers, "Steady seepage in trenches and dams: Effect of capillary flow", J. of Hydraulic Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 125, p 286-294, 1999.

Boufadel, M. C., M. T. Suidan, and A. D. Venosa, "A numerical model for density-and-viscosity-dependent flows in two-dimensional variably-saturated porous media", J. of Contaminant Hydrology, Vol. 37, p 1-20, 1999.

Boufadel, M.C., P. Reeser, M.T. Suidan, B. A. Wrenn, J. Cheng, X. Du, and A. D. Venosa, "Optimal nitrate concentration for the biodegradation of n-heptadecane in a variably-saturated sand column", Environmental Technology, Vol. 20, p 191-199, 1999.

Boufadel, M. C., M. T. Suidan, and A. D. Venosa, "Numerical modeling of water flow below dry salt lakes: Effect of capillarity and viscosity", J. of Hydrology, Vol. 221, p 55-74, 1999.

Boufadel, M. C., "Estimation of the HEC1 loss parameters for routing the probable maximum flood", J. of the American Water Resources Association, Vol. 36, p 1-11, 2000.

Boufadel, M. C. "A mechanistic study of nonlinear solute transport in a groundwater-surface water system under steady-state and transient hydraulic conditions", Water Resources Research, Vol. 36, p 2549-2566, 2000.

Boufadel, M. C., S-L. Lu, F. J. Molz, and D. Lavallee, "Multifractal scaling of the intrinsic permeability", Water Resources Research, 36, 3211-3222, 2000.

Boufadel, M. C. and V. Peridier, "Exact analytical expressions for the piezometeric profile and water exchange between streamwater and groundwater during and after a uniform rise of the stream level", Water Resources Research, 7, 2002.

Naba, B. (Graduate student), M. C. Boufadel, and J. Weaver, The role of capillary forces in steady-state and transient seepage flows, Ground Water, 40 (4), 407-415, 2002.

Tennekoon, L. (Graduate student), M. C. Boufadel, J. Weaver, and D. Lavallee, Multifractal anisotropic scaling of the hydraulic conductivity, Water Resources Research, 39(7), 2003.

Tennekoon, L. (Graduate student), M. C. Boufadel, and J.E. Nyquist, Multifractal characterization of geophysical data at the Oak Ridge facility, Stochastic Environmental Research and Risk Assessment, SERRA, 19 (3), 227-239, 2005.

Kaku, V. J., M. C. Boufadel, et al."Evaluation of mixing energy in laboratory flasks used for dispersant effectiveness testing." J. of Environmental Engineering, ASCE 132(1): 93-101, 2006.

Ge. Y. (Graduate Student) and M. C. Boufadel, Solute transport in multiple-reach experiments:  Evaluation of parameters and reliability of prediction, J. of  Hydrology, 323, 106-119, 2006.

Boufadel M. C., M. T. Suidan, and A. D. Venosa, Tracer studies in a laboratory beach simulating  tidally influenced beaches, J. of Environmental Engineering, ASCE,132(6):616-623, 2006.

Ryan, R. J. and M. C. Boufadel, Incomplete mixing in a small urban stream, Journal of Environmental Management, (81), 50-57, 2006.

Boufadel M. C., K. Du (Graduate Student), V. J. Kaku (Graduate Student), and J. Weaver, Lagrangian Simulation of Oil Droplets Transport due to Regular Waves, Environmental Modelling and Software, Volume 22 (7), 978-986, 2007.

Kaku, V. J. (Graduate student), M. C. Boufadel, A. D. Venosa, and J. W. Weaver, Flow dynamics in eccentrically rotated flasks used for dispersion effectiveness testing, Environmental Fluid Mechanics, 6(4), 385-406, 2006.

Boufadel, M.C., Ryan Daniel Bechtel, and J. Weaver. The movement of oil under non-breaking waves, Marine Pollution Bulletin, (52) 1056-1065, 2006.

Ryan, R. J. (Postdoctoral Fellow), and M. C. Boufadel, Influence of streambed hydraulic conductivity on solute exchange with the hyporheic zone, Environmental Geology, 51(2), 203-210, 2006.

Ryan, R. J. (Postdoctoral Fellow), and M. C. Boufadel, Evaluation of streambed hydraulic conductivity heterogeneity in an urban watershed, Stochastic Environmental Research and Risk Assessment, SERRA, 21 (4), 309-316, 2006.

Boufadel, M.C., H. Li, H., M.T. Suidan, and A.D. Venosa. "Tracer studies in a laboratory beach subjected to waves". J. Environmental Engineering, ASCE, 133 (7), 722-732, 2007.

Guo, Q., H. Li (Postdoctoral Fellow), Y. Xia, M. C. Boufadel, and G. Li, Tide-induced groundwater head fluctuation in coastal multi-layered aquifer systems with a submarine outlet-capping, Advances in Water Resources, 30, 1746-1755, 2007

Li, H. (Postdoctoral fellow), L. Li, D. Lockington, M. C. Boufadel, and G. Li, Modelling tidal signals enhanced by a submarine spring in a coastal confined aquifer extending under the sea, Advances in Water Resources, 30, 1046-1052, 2007. 

Xia, Y (Graduate Student), H. Li, M. C. Boufadel, Q. Guo, and G. Li, Tidal wave propagation in a coastal aquifer: effects of leakages through its submarine outlet capping and offshore roof, J. of Hydrology, doi:10.1016/j, 2007.

Li, H.(Postdoctoral fellow), G. Li, J. Cheng, and M. C. Boufadel, Tide-induced fluctuation in a confined aquifer with sediment covering its outlet at the sea floor, Water Resources Research, 43, doi:10.1029, 2007.

Ryan, R. J. (Postdoctoral Fellow), and M. C. Boufadel, Lateral and longitudinal variation of hyporheic exchange along a mountain stream, Environmental Science and Technology, 41, 4221-4226, 2007.

Li, H. (Postdoctoral fellow), A. D. Venosa, and M. C. Boufadel, A universal nutrient application strategy for the bioremediation of oil polluted beaches, Marine Pollution Bulletin, 54, 1146-1161, 2007.

Li. Z., P. Kepkay, K. Lee, T. King, M. C. Boufadel, and A. D. Venosa, Effects of Chemical Dispersants and Mineral Fines on Crude Oil Dispersion in a Wave Tank under Breaking Waves, Marine Pollution Bulletin, 54, 983-993, 2007.

Li, H.(Postdoctoral fellow), M. C. Boufadel, and J. W. Weaver, Tide-induced seawater-groundwater circulation in shallow beach aquifers, J. of Hydrology, 211-224, 2008.

Li. Z, Lee K., King, T, Boufadel M. C., and A. D. Venosa, Assessment of Chemical Dispersant Effectiveness in a Wave Tank under Regular Non-Breaking and Breaking Wave Conditions, Marine Pollution Bulletin,56(5), 903-912, 2008.

Li, H. (Postdoctoral Fellow), M. C. Boufadel, and J. W. Weaver, Numerical simulations of the bank-storage effects of unconfined aquifers abutting open water bodies with rising water level, Ground Water, 46(6), 841-850, 2008.

Geng, X., Li, H. (Postdoctoral fellow),M. C. Boufadel, and Liu S., Tide-induced head fluctuations in a coastal aquifer: effects of the elastic storage and leakage of the submarine outlet-capping level, Hydrogeology Journal, 17 (5), 1289-1296, 2009

Sun, P. P., H. L. Li (Postdoctoral Fellow), M. C. Boufadel, X. L. Geng, and S. Chen, An analytical solution and case study of groundwater head response to dual-tide in an island leaky confined aquifer. Water Resources Research, 44(12), W12501, 2008

Li, Z., K. Lee, T. King, M. C. Boufadel, and A. D. Venosa., Evaluating chemical dispersant efficacy in an experimental wave tank: 1- Dispersant effectiveness as function of the energy dissipation rate, Environmental Engineering Science, 26 (6), 1139-1148 2009.

Li, Z., K. Lee, T. King, M. C. Boufadel, and A. D. Venosa. Evaluating chemical dispersant efficacy in an experimental wave tank: 2- Significant factors determining in-situ droplet size distribution,  Environmental Engineering Science, 26 (9), 1407-1418, 2009.

Chen, Z, CS Chan, K. Lee, and M. C. Boufadel, Modeling oil droplet formation and evolution under breaking waves Energy Sources: Recovery, Utilization and Environmental Effects, 31(5), 438-448, 2009.

Li Z, K. Lee, T. King, M. Boufadel, A. Venosa, Evaluating crude oil chemical dispersion efficacy in a flow-through wave tank under regular non-breaking wave and breaking wave conditions, Marine Pollution Bulletin, 58(5), 735-44, 2009

Liu, S., HL, Li, and M. C. Boufadel, Numerical simulation of the effect of the sloping submarine outlet capping on tidal groundwater head fluctuation in confined coastal aquifers, Journal of Hydrology, 361(3-4), 339-348, 2009.

Li, H. (Postdoctoral Fellow) and M. C. Boufadel, Long-term persistence of oil from the Exxon Valdez spill in two-layer beaches, NATURE geosciences, 3,96-99, 2010.

Kaku, V. J. (Graduate student), M. C. Boufadel, and J. W. Weaver, Scaling exponents of structure functions in an eccentrically rotating flask, Advances in Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, Vol. 3, 2010, no. 5, 233 - 252, 2010.

Abdollahi-Nasab (Graduate Student), A., M. C. Boufadel, Li, H., and J. W. Weaver, Saltwater flushing by freshwater in a laboratory beach, Journal of Hydrology, 386,1-12, 2010.

Xia, Y.(Graduate Student), H. Li., and M. C. Boufadel, Factors affecting the persistence of the Exxon Valdez oil on a shallow bedrock beach, Water Resources Research,Vol. 46, W10528, 17 p, 2010.

Boufadel, M. C., Y. Sharifi, B.VanAken, B. A. Wrenn, and K. Lee, Nutrient and oxygen      concentrations within the sediments of an Alaskan beach polluted with the Exxon Valdez oil spill, Environmental Science and Technology,44 (19), p 7418–7424, 2010.

Xia, Y., H.L. Li, and M. C. Boufadel, A new perturbation solution of groundwater table fluctuations in tidal beaches, Journal of Hydrodynamics, 22(5):55-60, 2010.

Sharifi, Y. (Graduate Student), B. V. Aken, and M. C., Boufadel,  The effect of pore water chemistry on the biodegradation of the Exxon Valdez oil spill , Journal of Water Quality, Exposure and Health, 2 (3), 157-168, 2011.

Guo, Q. (Graduate Student), H. Li., M. C. Boufadel, and Y. Sharifi, Hydrodynamics in a gravel beach and its impact on the Exxon Valdez oil spill, Journal of Geophysical Research, Oceans,115, C12077, 2010.

Wei, Z.(Graduate Student) and M. C. Boufadel, Pool effects on longitudinal dispersion in streams and rivers, Journal of Water Resources and Protection, p 960-971, 2010.

Li, Z., K. Lee, T. King, M. C. Boufadel, and A. D. Venosa, Effects of temperature and wave conditions on chemical dispersion efficacy of heavy fuel oil in an experimental flow-through wave tank, Marine Pollution Bulletin, 60: 1550 – 1559, 2010

Boufadel, M. C. and A. D. Bobo, High pressure delivery of tracer simulating nutrients for the bioremediation of the Exxon Valdez oil spill, Groundwater Monitoring and Remediation, 31 (1), 59-67, 2011.

Xia, Y. (Graduate Student) and M. C., Boufadel, Beach geomorphic factors for the persistence of subsurface oil from the Exxon Valdez spill in Alaska, Environmental Monitoring and Assessment,176, 1-19, 2011.

Boufadel M. C., A. Bobo, and Y. Xia, Feasibility of deep nutrients delivery into a Prince William Sound beach for the bioremediation of the Exxon Valdez oil spill, Ground Water Monitoring and Remediation,31(2),80-91, 2011.

Li, Z., K. Lee, T. King, H. Niu, M. C. Boufadel, and A. D. Venosa, Application of entropy analysis of in situ droplet-size spectra in evaluation of oil dispersion efficiency. Marine Pollution Bulletin 62: 2129-2136, 2011.

Boufadel, M. C., Y. Xia, and H. Li, Modeling solute transport and transient seepage in a laboratory beach under tidal influence, Environmental Modeling Software,26 (7), p.899, 2011.

Graf, T. and M. C. Boufadel, Effect of viscosity, capillarity and grid spacing on thermal variable-density flow, J. of Hydrology, 400 (1-2), p.41, 2011.

Li, H. (Postdoctoral fellow) and M. C. Boufadel, A tracer study and its implication on the Exxon Valdez oil spill, Marine Pollution Bulletin, 62, 1261-1269, 2011.

Bobo, A. (Graduate Student), H. Li, and M. C. Boufadel, Groundwater flow in a tidally influenced gravel beach in Prince William Sound, Alaska, Journal of Hydrologic Engineering, ASCE, 17(4), 478-494, 2012.

Geng, X. (Graduate Student), M. C. Boufadel, and B. A. Wrenn, Mathematical modeling of the biodegradation of residual hydrocarbon in a variably-saturated sand column, Biodegradation, 24, 153-163, 2013.

Adams, E.E., S. Socolofsky, and M. C. Boufadel, Comment on “Evolution of the Macondo Well Blowout: Simulating the Effects of the Circulation and Synthetic Dispersants on the Subsea Oil Transport”, Environmental Science and Technology, 47 (20), 11905-11905, 2013.

Geng, X. (Graduate Student), N. Davatzes, D. Soeder, J. Torlapati, R. Rodriguez, and M. C. Boufadel (2013). "Migration of high-pressure air during gas well drilling in the Appalachian Basin." J. Environ. Eng. ASCE,140(5), 2013.

Zhao, L. (Postdoctoral fellow), M. C. Boufadel, S. A. Socolofsky, E.E. Adams, T. King, and K. Lee, VDROP-J, a Numerical model for the evolution of the droplet size distribution in subsea oil and gas blowouts: Model development and validation, Marine Pollution Bulletin, 83(1): 58-69, 2014.

Geng, X. (Graduate Student), M. C. Boufadel, Y. R. Personna, K. Lee, D. Tsao, and E. D. Demicco, BioB: A Mathematical model for the biodegradation of low solubility hydrocarbons, Marine Pollution Bulletin, 83(1): 138–147, 2014.

Zhao, L.(Postdoctoral Researcher), J. Torlapati, M. C. Boufadel, T. King, B. Robinson, and K. Lee. VDROP: A Comprehensive model for generating the droplet size distribution from oils. Incorporation of interfacial tension and oil viscosity, Chemical Engineering Journal, 253(0): 93-106, 2014.

King, T. L., B. Robinson, M. C. Boufadel, and K. Lee, Flume tank studies to elucidate the fate and behavior of diluted bitumen spilled at sea, Marine Pollution Bulletin, 83(1), 32-37, 2014.

Torlapati, J. (Postdoctoral Researcher) and M. C. Boufadel, Evaluation of the biodegradation of Alaska North Slope oil in microcosms using the biodegradation model BIOB, Frontiers in Microbiology, (5) 212, 2014.

Personna, Y.R.(Postdoctoral Researcher), X. Geng, F. Saleh, N. Jackson, M. Weinstein, and M. C. Boufadel, Monitoring changes in salinity and metal concentrations in New Jersey (USA) coastal ecosystems post hurricane Sandy, Environmental Earth Sciences,  DOI: 10.1007/s12665-014-3539-4, 2014.

Geng, X. (Graduate Student), M. C. Boufadel, Y. Xia, H. Li, L. Zhao, N. Jackson, and R. Miller, Numerical study of wave effects on groundwater flow and solute transport in a laboratory beach, J. Contaminant Hydrology, 165, 37-52, 2014.

Personna, Y.R. (Postdoctoral Researcher), T. King, M. C. Boufadel,  S. Zhang, and Adam Kustka, Assessing weathered Endicott oil biodegradation in brackish water, Marine Pollution Bulletin, 86 (1-2), 102-110, 2014.

Boufadel, M. C. and X. Geng, A new paradigm for modeling oil spill for decision making? Environmental Research Letters, 9, 2014.

Guo, Q., H. Li, M. C. Boufadel, and J. Liu, A field experiment and numerical modeling of a tracer at a gravel beach in Prince William Sound, Alaska, Hydrogeology Journal, 22, 1795-1805, 2014.

Boufadel, M. C., A-A. Nasab, X. Geng, J. Galt, and J. Torlapati, Simulation of the landfall of the Deepwater Horizon oil on the shorelines of the Gulf of Mexico, Environmental Science and Technology, 48, 9496−9505, 2014.

Geng, X (Postdoctoral fellow) and M. C. Boufadel, Numerical modeling of water flow and salt transport in bare saline soil subjected to evaporation, J. Hydrology, 524, 427-438, 2015.

King, T., B. Robinson, C. McIntyre, S. Ryan, P. Toole, F. Saleh, M. C. Boufadel, and K. Lee, Fate of Cold Lake blend diluted bitumen treated with dispersant and minerals fines in a wavetank, Environmental Engineering Science, 32(3), 250-261, 2015.

Geng, X. (Postdoctoral fellow) and M. C. Boufadel, Numerical study of solute transport in shallow beach aquifers subjected to waves and tides, J. of Geophysical Research, Oceans, 120(2),1409-1428, 2015.

Geng, X. (Postdoctoral fellow), M. C. Boufadel, K. Lee, S. Abrams, and M.T. Suidan, Biodegradation of subsurface oil in a tidally-influenced sand beach: Impact of hydraulics and interaction with pore water chemistry, Water Resources Research, 51.5: 3193–3218, 2015.

Socolofsky, S., E. E. Adams, M. C. Boufadel, Z. Aman, O. Johansenn, et al., Intercomparison of oil spill prediction models for accidental blowout scenarios with and without subsea chemical dispersant injection, Marine Pollution Bulletin, 96(1-2), 110-126, 2015.

Zhao, L. (Postdoctoral Fellow), B. Wang, P. M. Armenante, R. Conmy, and M. C. Boufadel, Characterization of turbulence characteristics in the Baffled Flask for dispersion effectiveness testing, J. Env. Engineering, ASCE, DOI:10:1061, 2015.

Geng, X. (Postdoctoral Fellow) and M. C. Boufadel, Accumulation of salt due to evaporation in tidally-influenced beaches, Water Resources Research, 51.7, 5547-5565, 2015.

Lateb, M. (Postdoctoral Fellow), R. N. Meroney, M. Yataghene, H. Fellouah, F. Saleh, and M. C. Boufadel, On the use of numerical modelling for near-field pollutant dispersion in urban environments- A review, Environmental Pollution, DOI 1016/j.envpol.2015.07.039

Zhao, L. (Postdoctoral fellow), M. C. Boufadel, E.E. Adams, S. A. Socolofsky, T. King, K. Lee, and T. Nedwed, Simulation of scenarios of oil droplet formation from the Deepwater Horizon blowout, Marine Pollution Bulletin, 101(1), 304-319, 2015.

Geng, X., (Postdoctoral Fellow), M. C. Boufadel; T. Ozgokmen, T. King, K. Lee, Y. Lu, and L. Zhao, Oil droplets transport due to irregular waves: Development of large-scale spreading coefficients, Marine Pollution Bulletin, 104, 279–289, 2016.

Zhao, L. (Postdoctoral Fellow), M. C. Boufadel, K. Lee, T. King, N. Loney, and X. Geng,  Evolution of bubble size distribution from gas blowout in shallow water, J. Geophysical Research, Oceans, 121, 1573-1599, 2016.

Zhao, L. (Postdoctoral Fellow), M. C. Boufadel, X. Geng, K. Lee, T. King, B. Robinson, and F. Fitzpatrick, A-DROP, A Predictive Model for the Formation of Oil Particle Aggregates (OPA), Marine Pollution Bulletin, 106, (1), 245-259, 2016.

Geng, X. (Postdoctoral Fellow), Z. Pan, M. C. Boufadel, T. Ozgokmen, K. Lee, and L. Zhao, Simulation of oil bioremediation of a tidally-influenced beach: Spatio-temporal evolution of nutrient and dissolved oxygen, J. Geophysical Research, Oceans,  121, 2385-2404, doi:10.1002/2015JC011221, 2016.

Zhao, L.(Postdoctoral Fellow), F. Shaffer, B. Robinson, T. King, C. D’Ambrose, Z. Pan, F. Gao, R. S. Miller, R. N. Conmy, and M. C. Boufadel, Underwater oil jet: Hydrodynamics and droplet size distribution, Chemical Engineering Journal, 299, 292-303, 2016.

Geng, X. (Postdoctoral Fellow), M. C. Boufadel, and N. Jackson, Evidence of salt accumulation in beach intertidal zone due to evaporation, Nature’s Scientific Report, SREP 16-06166A, 2016.

Boufadel, M. C., X. Geng, and J. Short, Bioremediation of the Exxon Valdez oil in Prince William Sound Beaches, Marine Pollution Bulletin, September 2016.

Pan, Z. (Postdoctoral Fellow), L. Zhao, MC Boufadel, T King, B Robinson, R Conmy, K Lee, Impact of mixing time and energy on the dispersion effectiveness and droplets size of oil, Chemosphere 166, 246-254, 2017.

Geng, X., (Postdoctoral Fellow) and M. C. Boufadel, Numerical modeling of subsurface release and fate of benzene and toluene in coastal aquifers subjected to tides, Journal of Hydrology, DOI 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2016.10.039.

Personna, Y. (Postdoctoral Fellow), T. King, M. C. Boufadel, S. Zhang, and L. Axe, Dual effects of dispersant and nutrient supplementation on weathered Endicot oil biodegradation in seawater, AIMS, Environmental Science, in press. 

Geng, X. (Postdoctoral Fellow) and M. C.  Boufadel, Spectral responses of gravel beaches to tidal signals, Nature’s Scientific Report, 7, 2017.

Pan, Z. (Postdoctoral Fellow), Y.R. Personna, M.C. Boufadel, T King, J. Mason, L. Axe, and X. Geng, Biodegradation of dispersed weathered Endicott oil in Prince William Sound water, J. of Env. Enggr., ASCE, 143(9), 2017.

King, T. L., B. Robinson, M. Boufadel, K. Lee, J. Cylburne, and F. Cui, An oil spill decision matrix in response to surface spills of various bitumen blends, Environmental Science: Processes & Impacts, in press, 2017.

Zhao, L. (Postdoctoral Fellow), M. C. Boufadel, T. King, B. Robinson, F. Gao, S. Socolofsky, and K. Lee, Droplet and bubble formation of combined oil and gas releases in subsea blowouts, Marine Pollution Bulletin, in press, 2017.

Gros, J., S. Socolofsky, A. L. Dissanayake, I. Jun, L. Zhao, M. C. Boufadel, C. M. Reddy, and J. S. Arey, Petroleum dynamics in the sea and influence on subsea dispersant injection during Deepwater Horizon, Proceedings of the National Academy of Science, in press, 2017.

Zhao, L.(Postdoctoral Fellow), F. Gao (Graduate Student), M. C. Boufadel, T. King, B. Robinson, K. Lee, and R. Conmy, Oil jet with dispersant: Marco-scale hydrodynamics and tip streaming, American Institute of Chemical Engineering Journal (AIChE), in press, 2017.

Geng, X. (Postdoctoral Fellow) and M. C. Boufadel, The influence of evaporation and rainfall on supratidal groundwater dynamics and salinity structure in a sandy beach, Water Resources Research, in press 2017.

Gao, F. (Graduate Student), L. Zhao, M. C. Boufadel, T. King, B. Robinson, R. Conmy, and R. Miller, Hydrodynamics of oil jets without and with dispersant: Experimental and numerical characterization, Applied Ocean Research, 68, 77-90, 2017.

Zhao, L. (Postdoctoral Fellow), M. C. Boufadel, J. Katz, G. Haspel, K. Lee, T. King, and B. Robison, A new mechanism of sediment attachment to oil in turbulent flows: Projectile particles, Environmental Science and Technology, in press 2017.

 

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Conference Proceedings

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Boufadel*, M.C., M.T. Suidan, "Tide-driven nutrient transport in a laboratory beach in the absence of waves", in Proceedings of the 1997 International Oil Spill Conference, p 713-718, Fort Lauderdale, FL, 1997.

Wrenn* B. A., M. C. Boufadel, M. T. Suidan, and A. D. Venosa, "Nutrient transport during bioremediation of crude oil contaminated beaches", in Fourth International Symposium on In-situ and On-site Bioremediation, Battelle Press, p 267-272, New Orleans, LA, April 1997.

Du, X., Resser, P., Suidan, M.T., Huang, T., Moteleb, M., Boufadel, M.C., and Venosa, A.D. 1999. Optimum nitrogen concentration supporting maximum crude oil biodegradation in microcosms. In: Proceedings of the 1999 Int. Oil Spill Conf., pp. 485-488. American Petroleum Institute, Washington, DC.

Boufadel*, M.C., M.T. Suidan, C.H. Rauch, C-H Ahn, and A. D. Venosa, "Nutrients transport in beaches subjected to freshwater input and tides", in Proceedings of the 1999 International Oil Spill Conference, Seattle, WA, 1999.

Boufadel*, M. C., M. T. Suidan, and A. D. Venosa, "Effect of unsaturated flow on steady seepage", in ASCE’s Waterpower 99, Las Vegas, NV, 1999.     

Lu*, S., M. C. Boufadel, I. Chiguirinskia, F. J. Molz, "Is the hydraulic conductivity at the MADE site governed by stable processes?" in Proceedings of Applications of the Heavy-Tailed Distributions in Economics, Engineering, and Statistics, American University, Washington, DC, 1999.

Naba, B. (Graduate student), and M. C. Boufadel*, The role of capillary forces in steady and transient seepage flows, in Proceedings of 2002 ASCE Conference, EWRI, Virginia, 2002.     

Gabriel, M. (Graduate student), and M. C. Boufadel, Estimation of transient storage parameters from a stream tracer study, American Water Resources Association Conference in Colorado, 2002.     

Kaku, V. J.(Graduate student), M. C. Boufadel*, and A. D. Venosa, Evaluation of the mixing energy in the EPA flask tests for dispersants effectiveness, Oil Spills 2002, Wessex Institute of Technology, Greece, pp. 211-218, 2002.     

Kaku, V. J., M. C. Boufadel, and A. D. Venosa,  Mixing energy in laboratory flasks, IUTAM Symposium on Reynolds Number Scaling, Princeton, NJ, p 311-315, 2002.

Tennekoon, L. (Graduate student), M. C. Boufadel, and J. E. Nyquist, Results of preliminary investigations into Multifractal analysis of Airborne Geophysical data, Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG) International Exposition, Denver, Colorado, 2004.     

Kaku, V. J.(Graduate student), M. C. Boufadel, and A. D. Venosa, Evaluation of Turbulence Parameters in Laboratory Flasks used for dispersant effectiveness testing, International Oil Spill Conference, Miami Beach, Florida,2005.

Du, K. (Graduate student), V. J. Kaku (Graduate student), M. C. Boufadel*, and J. Weaver, Derivation of Spreading Parameters of Oil at Sea, International Oil Spill Conference, Miami Beach, Florida, 2005.

Venosa, A.D., V. J. Kaku (Graduate student), M. C. Boufadel, and K. Lee, Measuring Energy Dissipation Rates in a Wave Tank, Proceedings of the 2005 International Oil Spill Conference, Miami Beach, Florida, 2005.

Zhengkai Li, M. C. Boufadel, A. D. Venosa, and K. Lee*,  A wave tank facility to assess chemical oil dispersant effectiveness as a function of energy dissipation rate, Interspill 2006, March 18-22, London, UK, 2006.

Zhao, QH(Graduate Student), H.L. Li, I. Ibrahim, and M. C. Boufadel, Using constant dispersion coefficients to simulation the transport in tidally-influenced beaches, 7th International Conference on Hydroscience and Engineering (ICHE-2006), Philadelphia, USA, September 2006.

Ryan, R. J. (Assistant prof) and M. C. Boufadel, Flow stratification due to groundwater inflow in a small urban stream, 7th International Conference on Hydroscience and Engineering (ICHE-2006), Philadelphia, USA, September 2006.

Ryan, R. J. (Assistant prof) and M. C. Boufadel, Influence of experiment design parameters on the shape of the observed breakthrough curve, 7th International Conference on Hydroscience and Engineering (ICHE-2006), Philadelphia, USA, September 2006.

Wickley-Olsen E. (Graduate Student), M. C. Boufadel, T. King, Z. Li, K. Lee and A. D. Venosa Regular and Breaking Waves in Wave Tank for Dispersion Effectiveness Testing, Proceedings of the Arctic and Marine Oil Spill, Edmonton Alberta, Canada, June 04-07, 2007.

Li. H. (Postdoctoral Fellow), Q.H. Zhao, M. C. Boufadel, and A. D. Venosa, Optimal Nutrient Application Strategy for the Bioremediation of Oil Polluted Beaches, Proceedings of the Arctic and Marine Oil Spill, Edmonton Alberta, Canada, June 04-07, 2007.

Bechtel R. D. (Graduate Student), E. Wickley-Olsen, M. C., Boufadel, J. Weaver, C. Barker, The movement of oil at sea due to irregular waves. Proceedings of the International Oil Spill Conference, Savannah, Georgia, USA, May 04-08, 2008.

Wickley-Olsen E. (Graduate Student), M. C. Boufadel, T. King, Z. Li, K. Lee and A. D. Venosa, Regular and Breaking Waves in Wave Tank for Dispersion Effectiveness Testing, Proceedings of the International Oil Spill Conference, Savannah, Georgia, USA, May 04-08, 2008.

Botrus D.(Graduate Student), M. C. Boufadel, E. Wickley-Olsen, J. Weaver, R. Weggel, K. Lee, A. Venosa, Wave tank to simulate the movement of oil under breaking waves, in: Proceedings of the 31st AMOP Technical Seminar on Environmental Contamination and Response, p53-59, 2008.

Boufadel, M. C., E. Wickley-Olsen (Graduate Student), T. King, Z. Li, K. Lee and A. D. Venosa, Theoretical foundation for predicting dispersion effectiveness due to waves, Proceedings of the International Oil Spill Conference, Savannah Georgia, USA, May 04-08, 2008.

Lee, K., Z. Li, T. King, P. Kepkay, M. C. Boufadel, A. D. Venosa, and J. V. Mollin, Effects of Chemical Dispersants and Mineral Fines on Partitioning of Petroleum Hydrocarbons in Natural Seawater Proceedings of the International Oil Spill Conference, Savannah Georgia, USA, May 04-08, 2008.

Atkins, D., D. French-Mckay, J. Michel, M. C. Boufadel, and H. Li, Integrating State-of-the-Art Shoreline Interaction Knowledge into Spill Modeling, Proceedings of the International Oil Spill Conference, Savannah Georgia, USA, May 04-08, 2008.

Li, Z., K. Lee, T. King, M. C. Boufadel, and A. D. Venosa, Oil droplet size distribution as a function of energy dissipation rate in an experimental wave tank, Proceedings of the International Oil Spill Conference, Savannah Georgia, USA, May 04-08, 2008.

Venosa, A.D., K. Lee, M. C. Boufadel, Z. Li, and T. King, Dispersant effectiveness as a function of energy dissipation rate in an experimental wave tank, Proceedings of the International Oil Spill Conference, Savannah Georgia, USA, May 04-08, 2008.

Graf, T., C. T. Simmons, M. C. Boufadel, and I. Neuweiler, Movement of dense plumes in variably-saturated porous media: Numerial model and results, p1-8, in the XVIII International Conference on Water Resources, Barcelona Spain, CMWR, J. Carrera (Ed.), 2010.

Boufadel, M. C., B. A. Wrenn, B. E. Moore, K. J. Boda, and J. Michel, Biodegradation Assessment Tool for Decision on Beach Response, Proceedings of the International Oil Spill Conference, Portland, Oregon, May 2011.

Geng. X., M. C. Boufadel, Nicholas C. Davatzes, Daniel J. Soeder, and Jagadish Torlapati, A modeling study of air migration from a drilling well to the surrounding aquifer in Appalachia. World Environmental & Water Resources Congress, ASCE, Cincinnati, Ohio, May 19-23, 2013.

Geng X., M. C. Boufadel, and A. Abdollahi-Nasab. Hydrodynamics in a sandy beach polluted with the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. World Environmental & Water Resources Congress, ASCE, Cincinnati, Ohio, May 19-23, 2013.

Abdollahi-Nasab A., M. C. Boufadel, and X. Geng, Role of freshwater in the persistence of the Exxon Valdez oil spill in a wave-exposed beach. World Environmental & Water Resources Congress, ASCE, Cincinnati, Ohio, May 19-23, 2013.

Zhao, L., M. C. Boufadel, E. E. Adams, S. A Socolofsky, and K. Lee, A numerical model for oil droplet evolution emanating from blowouts,  International Oil Spill Conference 2014, Savannah, Georgia, USA.

Personna, Y. R., M. C. Boufadel, and S. Zhang, Biodegradation of dispersed Endicott oil in controlled experiments, International Oil Spill Conference 2014, Savannah, Georgia, USA.

Geng. X., M. C. Boufadel, Modeling biodegradation of subsurface oil in a sandy beach polluted with the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, International Oil Spill Conference 2014, Savannah, Georgia, USA.

Zhao, L, J. Torlapati, T. King, B. Davidson, M.C. Boufadel, and K. Lee, A numerical model to simulate the fate and transport of diluted bitumen products in marine environment, International Oil Spill Conference 2014, Savannah, Georgia, USA.

Torlapati, J., X. Geng, K. Lee, and M. C. Boufadel, A graphical user interface approach for the biodegradation of oil on the USA shorelines, International Oil Spill Conference, 2014, Savannah, Georgia, USA.

Niu, H. K. Lee, M. C. Boufadel, L. Zhao, and B. Robins, In situ oil spill countermeasures in ice-infected waters: A modeling study of the fate/behavior of spilled oil, International Oil Spill Conference, 2014, Savannah, Georgia, USA.

Lehr, W, D. Simecek-Beatty, A. Aliseda, and M. C. Boufadel, Review of Recent Studies on Dispersed Oil Droplet Distribution, in Proceedings of the Arctic and Marine Oil Spills, Edmonton, Canada, June 6-8, 2014. 

Viveros, D., R. Jones, and M. C. Boufadel, The biodegradation model of the NOAA oil spill software ADIOS3, in Proceedings of the Arctic and Marine Oil Spills, Vancouver, Canada, June 2-5, 2015.

Lee, K., M. C. Boufadel, B. Chen, J. Foght, P. Hodson, S. Swanson, and A. D. Venosa, High-priority research needs for oil spills in Canada: Summary of a royal society expert panel report on the behaviour and environmental impacts of crude oil released into aqueous environments, in Proceedings of the Arctic and Marine oil Spills, Halifax, Canada, June 2016.

Socolofsky, S., E. North, E. Adams, and M. C. Boufadel, Impact of the droplet size distribution on oil transport in plumes, in Proceedings of the Arctic and Marine oil Spills, Halifax, Canada, June 2016.

Gao, F., L. Zhao, F. Shaffer,  R.Golshan, M.C. Boufadel, T. King, B. Robinson, and K. Lee, Prediction of oil droplet movement and size distribution: Lagrangian method and VDROP-J model, in Proceedings of 2017 International Oil Spill Conference, Long Island, CA, United States, May 15–18, 2017.

Zhao L., F. Gao, M.C. Boufadel, T. King, B. Robinson, K. Lee, R. Conmy, Effects of tip streaming on the prediction of droplet size distribution in the presence of dispersants during subsea blowouts, in Proceedings of the International Oil Spill Conference, Long Beach CA, USA, May 15-18,2017.

Zhao L., M.C. Boufadel, T. King, B. Robinson, K. Lee, Experimental and numerical investigation of the formation of oil particle aggregates (OPA), in Proceedings of the International Oil Spill Conference, Long Beach CA, USA, May 15-18,2017.

Zhao L., M. C. Boufadel, F. Gao, T. King, B. Robinson, K. Lee, Interaction of gas bubbles and oil droplets insubsea oil and gas blowouts – a new development of VDROP-J model, in Proceedings of the International Oil Spill Conference, Long Beach CA, USA, May 15-18,2017.

Boufadel, M.C., Z. Pan, B. Wartell, and T. Steffek, Chemical Characterization of the Ohmsett tank water: Filtration and potential impact on dispersion effectiveness, Proceedings of the 40th Arctic and Marine Oil Spill, Alberta, Canada, October 2017.

Boufadel, M.C., X. Geng, R. Golshan, and A. Guarino, Reflection and breaker generation in the Ohmsett wavetank, Leonardo, New Jersey, Proceedings of the 40th Arctic and Marine Oil Spill, Alberta, Canada, October 2017.

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Non-Referred Conferencess

(* indicates presenter)

 

    Boufadel*, M.C., M.T. Suidan, and A. D. Venosa, "Challenges facing successful bioremediation of oil spills on beaches", presented at the E.P.A. Symposium on Bioremediation of Hazardous Wastes, San Francisco, CA, 1994.

    Boufadel*, M.C., M.T. Suidan, and A. D. Venosa, "Density effects in variably-saturated media" presented at the 1996 Fall Meeting of the American Geophysical Union, San Francisco, CA, 1996.

    Boufadel*, M.C., M.T. Suidan, C. H. Rauch, and A. D. Venosa, "The entrapment of the freshwater lens in beaches subjected to tides" presented at the 1997 Spring Meeting of the American Geophysical Union, Baltimore, MD, 1997.

    Boufadel*, M.C., M.T. Suidan, C. H. Rauch, and A. D. Venosa, "Nutrient transport during bioremediation of oil spills on beaches subjected to freshwater input and tides", presented at the 1998 Fall Meeting of the American Geophysical Union, San Francisco, CA, 1998.

    Boufadel*, M.C., M.T. Suidan, C. H. Rauch, C-H. Ahn, and A. D. Venosa, "Inverted salinity distribution in beaches subjected to tides and waves: Experimental and numerical results", presented at the 1999 Spring Meeting of the American Geophysical Union, Boston, MA, 1999.

    Boufadel*, M.C., F. J. Molz, and S-L. Lu, "Multifractal representation of the hydraulic conductivity", presented at the 1999 Spring  Meeting of the American Geophysical Union, Boston, MA, 1999.

    Molz*, F. J., M.C. Boufadel, S-L Lu, and I Tchiguirinskaia, "Characterization of aquifer heterogeneity: where are modern stochastic theory and field methods leading?", presented at the 1999 Spring Meeting of the American Geophysical Union, Boston, MA, 1999.

    Boufadel*, M.C. "Hydraulic separation between surface water and groundwater during rising reach stage", presented at the 1999 Fall Meeting of the American Geophysical Union, San Francisco, CA, 1999.

    Boufadel*, M.C. "The effect of bank slopes on solute exchange between surface water and groundwater in transient regimes", presented at the 2000 Spring Meeting of the American Geophysical Union, Washington D.C., 2000.

    Tennekon, L. (Graduate Student), M. C. Boufadel*, and D. Lavallee, Anisotropic multiscaling of the intrinsic permeability, presented at the 2000 Fall Meeting of the American Geophysical Union, San Francisco, CA, 2000.

    Tennekon*, L. (Graduate Student), and M. C. Boufadel, Evaluation of multifractal properties using the structure function and singularity analysis, presented at the 2000 Fall Meeting of the American Geophysical Union, San Francisco, CA, 2000.

    Boufadel*, M. C., M. Gabriel (Graduate Student), and B. Naba (Graduate Student), Solute transport in transient hyporheic zone, presented at the 2000 Fall Meeting of the American Geophysical Union, San Francisco, CA, 2000.

    Naba*, B. (Graduate Student), M. Gabriel (Graduate Student), and M. C. Boufadel, The role of capillary forces in seepage flows, presented at the 2001 Spring Meeting of the American Geophysical Union, Boston, MA, 2001.

    Gabriel*, M. (Graduate Student), B. Naba (Graduate Student), and M. C. Boufadel, Evaluation of hyporheic exchange in an urban stream in Philadephia, PA. presented at the 2001 Spring Meeting of the American Geophysical Union, Boston, MA, 2001.

    Boufadel*, M. C., and M. Gabriel (Graduate Student), Incorporation of geomorphic information in storage-zone models, presented at the 2001 Fall Meeting of the American Geophysical Union, San Francisco, CA, 2001.

    M. C. Boufadel, A. D. Venosa,  Prediction of Nutrients Movement in the Banks of Tidally Influenced Estuaries, Sixth Biannual Freshwater Spills Symposium, Environmental Protection Agency, Portland, Oregon, 2006.

    M. C. Boufadel, A. D. Venosa, and J.W. Weaver,  The Transport of Oil in Water Bodies Subject to Waves Prediction of Nutrients Movement in the Banks of Tidally Influenced Estuaries, Sixth Biannual Freshwater Spills Symposium, Environmental Protection Agency, Portland, Oregon, 2006.

    Weaver J. W. and M.C. Boufadel, The Transport of Oil in Water Bodies Subject to Waves, Sixth Biannual Freshwater Spills Symposium, Environmental Protection Agency, Portland, Oregon, 2006.

    Boufadel, M. C., H. Li, Y. Sharifi, A. D. Venosa, and B. A. Wrenn, Solute transport within Prince William Sound Beaches, Alaska Marine Symposium, January, 2008.

 

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