Journal Articles

Chowdhury OS, Schmidt PJ, Anderson WB, Emelko MB, 2023. Advancing Evaluation of Microplastics Thresholds to Inform Water Treatment Needs and RisksEnvironment & Health, In Press.

de Brito Cruz D, Brown TJ, Jin C, Kundert KL, Ruecker NJ, Ballantyne L, Schmidt PJ, Anderson WB, Emelko MB, 2023. Filter Operation Effects on Plant-Scale Microbial Risk: Opportunities for Enhanced Treatment Performance. AWWA Water Science, 5(5):e1357.

Blackburn EAJ, Dickson-Anderson SE, Anderson WB, Emelko MB, 2023. Biological Filtration is Resilient to Wildfire Ash-associated Organic Carbon Threats to Drinking Water Treatment. ACS ES&T Water, 3(3):639-649.

Rahman MF, Anderson WB, Peldszus S, Huck PM, 2022. Ion-Exchange Treatment of Perfluorinated Carboxylic Acids in Water: Comparison of Polystyrenic and Polyacrylic Resin Structures and Impact of Sulfate on their Performance. ACS ES&T Water, 2(7):1195-1205.

Scott DB, Van Dyke MI, Anderson WB, King PW, Huck PM, 2021. Batch Test to Evaluate Microbial Disinfectant Decay and the Onset of Nitrification. AQUA Water Infrastructure, Ecosystems and Society, 70(7):1012-1023.

Rahman MF, Mahmud MJ, Sadmani AHMA, Chowdhury AI, Anderson WB, Bodruzzaman ABM, Huq S, 2021. Previously Unrecognized Potential Threat to Children from Manganese in Groundwater in Rohingya Refugee Camps in Cox’s Bazar, BangladeshChemosphere, 266:129128.

Aly SA, Anderson WB, Huck PM, 2021. In-line Coagulation Assessment for Ultrafiltration Fouling Reduction to Treat Secondary Effluent for Water Reuse. Water Science & Technology, 83(2):284-296.

Chik AHS, Emelko MB, Anderson WB, O’Sullivan KE, Savio D, Farnleitner AH, Blaschke AP, Schijven JF, 2020. Evaluation of Groundwater Bacterial Community Composition to Inform Waterborne Pathogen Vulnerability Assessments. Science of the Total Environment, 743:140472.  

Schmidt PJ, Anderson WB, Emelko MB, 2020. Describing Water Treatment Process Performance: Why Average Log-reduction can be a Misleading StatisticWater Research, 176:115702. [Reply to CommentWater Research, 185:116266.]

Vlad S, Peldszus S, Anderson WB, Huck PM, 2019. Anatoxin-a Adsorption by Virgin and Preloaded Granular Activated CarbonAWWA Water Science, 1(1):e1116.

Aly SA, Anderson WB, Huck PM, 2018. Biological Filtration with and without Prior In-line Coagulation to Reduce UF Fouling by Secondary EffluentWater Reuse and Desalination, 8(2):176-191.

Hamouda MA, Anderson WB, Van Dyke MI, Douglas IP, McFadyen SD, Huck PM, 2016. Scenario-based Quantitative Microbial Risk Assessment to Evaluate the Robustness of a Drinking Water Treatment Plant. Water Quality Research Journal of Canada (WQRJC), 51(2):81-96.

Rahman I, Van Dyke MI, Anderson WB, Jin X, Ndiongue S, Huck PM, 2016. Effect of Phosphorus Addition on Biofiltration Pretreatment to Reduce Ultrafiltration Membrane FoulingDesalination and Water Treatment, 57(52):25057-25069.

Siembida-Lösch B, Anderson WB, Bonsteel J, Huck PM, 2016. Biopolymer Removal in Full-scale Conventional and Advanced Drinking Water Treatment Trains at Two Large Adjacent PlantsDesalination and Water Treatment, 57(47):22277-22289.

Scott DB, Van Dyke MI, Anderson WB, Huck PM, 2015. Influence of Water Quality on Nitrifier Regrowth in Two Full-scale Drinking Water Distribution SystemsCanadian Journal of Microbiology, 61(12):965-976.

Pharand L, Van Dyke MI, Anderson WB, Yohannes Y, Huck PM, 2015. Full-scale Ozone-biofiltration: Seasonally-related Effects on NOM RemovalJournal of the American Water Works Association, 107(8):E425-E435.

Siembida-Lösch B, Anderson WB, Wang Y, Bonsteel J, Huck PM, 2015. Effect of Ozone on Biopolymers in Biofiltration and Ultrafiltration ProcessesWater Research, 70:224-234.

Pharand L, Van Dyke MI, Anderson WB, Huck PM, 2014. Assessment of Biomass in Drinking Water Biofilters by Adenosine TriphosphateJournal of the American Water Works Association, 106(10):E433-E444.

Siembida-Lösch B, Anderson WB, Bonsteel J, Huck PM, 2014. Pre-treatment Impacts on Biopolymers in adjacent Ultrafiltration PlantsJournal of the American Water Works Association 106(9):E372-E382.

Vlad S, Anderson WB, Peldszus S, Huck PM, 2014. Removal of the Cyanotoxin Anatoxin-a by Drinking Water Treatment Processes: A ReviewJournal of Water and Health. 12(4):601-617.

Rahman I, Ndiongue S, Jin X, Van Dyke MI, Anderson WB, Huck PM, 2014. Fouling of Low Pressure Membranes during Drinking Water Treatment: Effect of NOM Components and Biofiltration Pre-treatmentWater Science and Technology: Water Supply, 14(3):453-460.

Rahman MF, Peldszus S, Anderson WB, 2014. Behavior and Fate of Perfluoroalkyl and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFASs) in Drinking Water Treatment: A ReviewWater Research, 50(1):318-340.

Hamouda MA, Anderson WB, Huck PM, 2014. Decision Support System to Select Sustainable POU/POE Treatment Systems (D4SPOUTS). Water Quality Research Journal of Canada, 49(2):104-113.

Chen F, Taylor WD, Anderson WB, Huck PM, 2013. Application of Fingerprint-based Multivariate Statistical Analysis in Source Characterization and Tracking of Contaminated Sediment Migration in Surface Water. Environmental Pollution, 179:224-231.

Chen F, Anderson WB, Huck PM, 2013. An Approach for Determining the Most Critical Among a Suite of Chemical Contaminants at a Drinking Water IntakeWater Science and Technology: Water Supply, 13(3):835-845.

Chen F, Anderson WB, Huck PM, 2013. An Approach for Assessing Potential Sediment-Bound Contaminant Threats near the Intake of a Drinking Water Treatment PlantChemosphere, 90(2):758-765.

Hamouda MA, Anderson WB, Huck PM, 2012. Employing Multi-criteria Decision Analysis to Select Sustainable Point-of-Use and Point-of-Entry Water Treatment SystemsWater Science and Technology: Water Supply, 12(5):637-647.

Zhang J, Huck PM, Stubley GD, Anderson WB, 2011. A Comparison of the Eulerian and Particle Tracking Approaches for Prediction of Ozone Contactor PerformanceJournal of Water Supply: Research and Technology-AQUA, 60(4):197-209.

Hamouda MA, Anderson WB, Huck PM, 2010. A Framework for Selecting POU/POE SystemsJournal of the American Water Works Association, 102(12):42-56.

Cheyne BM, Van Dyke MI, Anderson WB, Huck PM, 2010. The Detection of Yersinia enterocolitica in Surface Water by Quantitative PCR Amplification of the ail and yadA GenesJournal of Water and Health, 8(3):487-499.

Anderson WB, DeLoyde JL, Van Dyke MI, Huck PM, 2009. Influence of Design and Operating Conditions on the Removal of MS2 Bacteriophage by Pilot-scale Multistage Slow Sand FiltrationJournal of Water Supply: Research and Technology-AQUA, 58(7):450-462.

Hamouda MA, Anderson WB, Huck PM, 2009. Decision Support Systems in Water and Wastewater Treatment Process Selection and Design – A ReviewWater Science and Technology, 60(7):1757-1770.

Cheyne BM, Van Dyke MI, Anderson WB, Huck PM, 2009. An Evaluation of Methods for the Isolation of Yersinia enterocolitica from Surface Waters in the Grand River WatershedJournal of Water and Health, 7(3):392-403.

Anderson WB, Mayfield CI, Huck PM, 2008. Endotoxin Release from Biologically Active Bench-Scale Drinking Water Anthracite/Sand FiltersJournal of Water Supply: Research and Technology-AQUA, 57(8):585-597.

Zhang J, Huck PM, Stubley GD, Anderson WB, 2008. Application of a Multiphase CFD Modeling Approach to Improve Ozone Residual Monitoring and Tracer Testing Strategies for Full-Scale Drinking Water Ozone Disinfection ProcessesJournal of Water Supply: Research and Technology-AQUA, 57(2):79-92.

Zhang J, Huck PM, Anderson WB, Stubley GD, 2007. A Computational Fluid Dynamics Based Integrated Disinfection Design Approach for Improvement of Full-scale Ozone Contactor PerformanceOzone Science and Engineering, 29(6):451-460.

Anderson WB, Dixon DG, Mayfield CI, 2007. Estimation of Endotoxin Inhalation from Shower and Humidifier Exposure Reveals Potential Risk to Human HealthJournal of Water and Health, 5(4):553-572.

Dorner SM, Anderson WB, Gaulin T, Candon HL, Slawson RM, Payment P, Huck PM, 2007. Pathogen and Indicator Variability in a Heavily Impacted WatershedJournal of Water and Health, 5(2):241-257.

Ndiongue S, Anderson WB, Tadwalkar A, Rudnickas J, Lin M, Huck PM, 2006. Using Pilot-Scale Investigations to Estimate the Remaining Geosmin and MIB Removal Capacity of Full-Scale GAC-Capped Drinking Water FiltersWater Quality Research Journal of Canada, 41(3):296-306.

Dorner SM, Anderson WB, Slawson RM, Kouwen N, Huck PM, 2006. Hydrologic Modeling of Pathogen Fate and TransportEnvironmental Science and Technology, 40(15):4746-4753.

Pintar KDM, Anderson WB, Slawson RM, Smith EF, Huck PM, 2005. Assessment of a Distribution System Nitrification Critical Threshold Concept. Journal of the American Water Works Association, 97(7):116-129.

Dorner SM, Huck PM, Slawson RM, Gaulin T, Anderson WB, 2004. Assessing Levels of Pathogenic Contamination in a Heavily Impacted River Used as a Drinking Water SourceJournal of Toxicology and Environmental Health, Part A, 67(20-22):1813-1823.

Anderson WB, Mayfield CI, Dixon DG, Huck PM, 2003. Endotoxin Inactivation by Selected Drinking Water Treatment OxidantsWater Research, 37(19):4553-4560.

Anderson WB, Huck PM, Dixon DG, Mayfield CI, 2003. Endotoxin Inactivation in Water by Using Medium Pressure UV LampsApplied and Environmental Microbiology, 69(5):3002-3004.

Edwards ES, Anderson WB, Andrews SA, Huck PM, 2002. Disinfection Assessment in Full-Scale Chlorine Contact ChambersJournal of Environmental Engineering and Science, 1(5):311-322.

Anderson WB, Slawson RM, Mayfield CI, 2002. A Review of Drinking Water-Associated Endotoxin Including Potential Routes of Human ExposureCanadian Journal of Microbiology, 48(7):567-587.

Huck PM, Coffey BM, Anderson WB, Emelko MB, Maurizio DD, Slawson RM, Douglas IP, Jasim SY, O’Melia CR, 2002. Using Turbidity and Particle Counts to Monitor Cryptosporidium Removals by FiltersWater Science and Technology: Water Supply, 2(3):65-71.

Huck PM, Coffey BM, Emelko MB, Maurizio DD, Slawson RM, Anderson WB, Van Den Oever J, Douglas IP, O’Melia CR, 2002. Effects of Filter Operation on Cryptosporidium RemovalJournal of the American Water Works Association, 94(6):97-111.

Huck PM, Anderson WB, 1992. Quantitative Relationships between the Removal of NVOC, Chlorine Demand and AOX Formation Potential in Biological Drinking Water Treatment (Quantitative Beziehung zwischen der Entfernung von nichtfluchtigem organischem Kohlenstoff, der Chlorzehrung und dem AOX-Bildungspotential bei der biologischen Trinkwasseraufbereitung). Vom Wasser, 78:281-303.

Huck PM, Fedorak PM, Anderson WB, 1992. Biodegradation of Aquatic Organic Matter with Reference to Drinking Water TreatmentScience of the Total Environment, 117/118:531-541.

Huck PM, Fedorak PM, Anderson WB, 1991. Formation and Removal of Assimilable Organic Carbon during Biological TreatmentJournal of the American Water Works Association, 83(12):69-80.

Huck PM, Anderson WB, Rowley SMR, Daignault SA, 1990. Formation and Removal of Selected Aldehydes in a Biological Drinking Water Treatment Process. Journal of Water Supply: Research and Technology-AQUA, 39(5):321-333.

Huck PM, Fedorak PM, Anderson WB, 1990. Methods for Determining Assimilable Organic Carbon and Some Factors Affecting the van der Kooij MethodOzone Science & Engineering, 12(4):377-392.

Huck PM, McClymont GL, Schwartz FW, Nesbitt BE, Anderson WB, Kratochvil B, 1989. Modelling of Radium-226 Leaching from Barium-Radium Sulfate Sludges. Waste Management (formerly Nuclear and Chemical Waste Management), 9(3):157-163.

Noot DK, Anderson WB, Daignault SA, Williams DT, Huck PM, 1989. Evaluating Treatment Processes with the Ames Mutagenicity Assay. Journal of the American Water Works Association, 81(9):87-102.

Huck PM, Anderson WB, Savage EA, von Borstel RC, Daignault SA, Rector DW, Irvine GA, Williams DT, 1989. Pilot Scale Evaluation of Ozone and other Drinking Water Disinfectants Using Mutagenicity TestingOzone Science & Engineering, 11(3):245-269.

Huck PM, Daignault SA, Noot DK, von Borstel RC, Savage E, Anderson WB, Kellendonk D, Rodger CE, Williams DT, 1987. Assessment of the Products of Reactions of Drinking Water Disinfectants with Humic Substances and Trace Organic ContaminantsScience of the Total Environment, 62:315-328.

Fedorak PM, Westlake DWS, Anders C, Kratochvil B, Motkosky N, Anderson WB, Huck PM, 1986. Microbial Release of 226Ra2+ from (Ba,Ra)SO4Sludges from Uranium Mine WastesApplied and Environmental Microbiology, 52(2):262-268.

Anderson WB, Huck PM, Meadley TMR, Hynes TP, 1985. Pilot Scale Testing of a New Radium-226 Removal ProcessWater Pollution Research Journal of Canada, 20(2):55-67.

Huck PM, Anderson WB, Andrews RC, 1985. Development of a New Process for Treating Uranium Mining EffluentsWater Science and Technology, 17(2-3):337-350.

Huck PM, Anderson WB, 1983. Deposition of Radium-226 on Surfaces during Precipitation and Leaching of (Ba,Ra)SO4. Water Research, 17(10):1403-1406.

Huck PM, Anderson WB, 1982. Leachability of Barium-Radium Sulphate SludgesNuclear & Chemical Waste Management, 3(4):251-259.