BWRC Faculty Publications (2015 - present)


Fatehi-Pouladi S, Anderson BC, Wootton BC, Button M, Bissegger S, Rozema L, Weber KP. (2019) Interstitial water microbial communities as an indicator of microbial denitrifying capacity in woodchip bioreactors. Sci Total Environ, 655: 720-729

Hodgkins LM, Mulligan RP, Mccallum J, Weber KP. (2019) Modelling the transport of shipborne per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) in the coastal environment. Sci Total Environ, 658: 602-613


Beel C, Lamoureux SF, Orwin JF. (2018) Fluvial Response to a Period of Hydrometeorological Change and Landscape Disturbance in the Canadian High Arctic. Geophys Res Lett, 45(19):10,446-10,455 

Benitez MB, Ochoa-Herrera V, Champagne P, Ramos A, Torres A and Penafiel R. (2018) Wastewater Treatment for Nutrient Removal with Ecuadorian Native Microalgae. Environmental Technology, 12:1-9

Cabrerizo A, Muir DCG, De Silva AO, Wang X, Lamoureux SF, Lafrenière MJ. (2018) Legacy and Emerging
Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs) in Terrestrial Compartments in the High Arctic: Sorption and Secondary Sources. Environ Sci Technol, 52(24): 14187-14197

Champagne P, Kumar P, Hall G, Cuprys A, Liang S, Taheran M, Blair D, Naghdi M, McKellar M and Brar S. (2018) Water Quality in Canada in Water Quality in the Americas IANAS-Water Group

Christiansen CT, Lafreniere MJ and Grogan P. (2018) Long-term deepened snow depletes tundra mineral soil carbon and promotes evergreen shrub dominance. Global Change Biology, 24(8):3508-3525. 

Coch C, Lamoureux SF, Knoblauch C, Eischeid I, Fritz M, Obu J, Lantuit H. (2018) Summer rainfall DOC, solute and sediment fluxes in a small Arctic coastal catchment on Herschel Island (Yukon Territory, Canada). Arct Sci, 4(4): 750-780

Collotta M, Champagne P, Mabee W, Tomasoni G, Alberti M. (2018) Life Cycle Analysis of the Production of Biodiesel from Microalgae: The Italian Experience Green Energy and Technology, In book: Life Cycle Assessment of Energy Systems and Sustainable Energy Technologies

Feng Y, Chen D, Ouyang X, Zhang X. (2018) Variability of satellite-based total aerosols and the relationship with emission, meteorology and landscape in North China during 2000–2016. Environ Earth Sci, 77(13): 499

Feng Y, Chen D, Zhao X. (2018) Estimated longterm variability of direct and diffuse solar radiation in North China during 1959–2016. Theor Appl Climatol, 137(1-2): 153-163

Fruetel C, Mumford K, da Silva AMF, Rey A, Bascom KS. (2018) A laboratory method for the visualization and quantification of hyporheic flow paths and velocities. Can J Civil Eng, 46(5): 448-457

Gagnon V, Button M, Boparai HK, Nearing MM, O’Carroll DM, Weber KP. (2018) Influence of realistic wearing on the morphology and release of silver nanomaterials from textiles. Environ Sci Nano, 6(2): 411-424

Gan C, Hall G, Champagne P. (2018) Pilot-Scale Evaluation of Semi-Passive Treatment Technologies for the Treatment of Septage Under Temperate Climate Conditions. J Environ Manage, 216:357-371

Ge S, Tremblay D, Viner K, Qiu S, Champagne P and Jessop P. (2018) Centrate Wastewater Treatment with Chlorella vulgaris: Simultaneous enhancement of Nutrient Removal, Biomass and Lipid Production. Chemical Engineering Journal, 342:310-320.

Glasing J, Jessop P, Champagne P, Cunningham M. (2018) Graft-Modified Cellulose Nanocrystals as CO2-Switchable Pickering Emulsifiers. Poly ChemUK, 9(28):3864-3872 (July 2018 Best Paper Award; Featured issue cover)

Grewer DM, Lafrenière MJ, Lamoureux SF, Simpson MJ. (2018) Spatial and temporal shifts in fluvial sedimentary organic matter composition from a High Arctic watershed impacted by localized slope disturbances. Org Geochem, 123: 113-125

Harris J, Viner K, Champagne P, Jessop P. (2018) Advances in Microalgal Lipid Extraction for Biofuel Production: A Review. Biofuel Bioprod Bior, 12(6):1118-1135

Hicknell BN, Mumford KG, Kueper BH. (2018), Laboratory study of creosote removal from sand at elevated temperatures. J Contam Hydrol, 219: 40-49

Hoobin SJ, Byer JD, Alaee M, Brown RS and Hodson PV. (2018) Dioxin-like contaminants are no longer a risk to the American eel (Anguilla rostrata) in Lae Ontario. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, 37(4):1061-1070.

Husk B, Sanchez JS, Anderson BC, Whalen JK, Wootton BC. (2018) Removal of phosphorus from agricultural subsurface drainage water with woodchip and mixed-media bioreactors. J Soil Water Conserv, 73(3): 265-275

Jabbari A, Boegman L, Mackay MD. (2018) Future prediction of hypolimnetic dissolved oxygen concentrations in small lakes. Conference: 5th IAHR Europe Congress At: Trento, Italy

Jaoude IB, Novakowski K, Kueper B. (2018) Identifying and assessing key parameters controlling heat transport in discrete rock fractures. Geothermics, 75:93-104

Jin M, Carlos J, McConnell R, Hall G and Champagne P. (2018) Peat as Substrate for Small-Scale Constructed Wetlands Polishing Secondary Effluents from a Municipal Wastewater Treatment Plant. Water, 9(12):928; doi:10.3390/w9120928.

Latchmore T, Wallace C, Longboat DR, DicksonAnderson, SE, Majury A. (2018) Critical elements for local Indigenous water security in Canada: A narrative review. J Water Health, 16(6): 893-903

Liang S, Champagne P, Hall G. (2018) Monitoring Long-term Trends and Seasonal Variations in Treatment Performance of a Small Wastewater Treatment System with Algal Blooms. Conference: IWA SWWS2018 15th Conference on Small Water & Wastewater Systems and 7th Conference on Resources Oriented Sanitation At: Haifa, Israel

Liang S, Champagne P, Hall G. (2018) Examining the Effect of Water Chemistry and Climatic Factors on Algal Bloom Dynamics in a Decentralized Wastewater Treatment System. Conference: IWA SWWS 2018 15th Conference on Small Water & Wastewater Systems and 7th Conference on Resources Oriented Sanitation
At: Haifa, Israel

Liang S, Champagne P, Hall G. (2018) Water Chemistry and Climactic Factors Affecting Seasonal Algal Dynamics in a Wastewater Stabilization Pond. Conference: IWA Specialist Conference on Wetland Systems for Pollution Control At: Valencia, Spain

Sinclair JS and Arnott SE (2018) Local Context and Connectivity determine the response of zooplankton communities to salt contamination. Freshwater Biology, 63:1273-1286.

Wang JJ, Lafreniere MJ, Lamoureux SF, Simpson A and Simpson M. (2018) Differences in riverine and pond water dissolved organic matter composition and sources in the Canadian High Arctic with active layer detachments. Environmental Science & Technology, 52(3):1062-1071. 

Zan SSE and Arnott SE. (2018) The impact of calcium decline on population growth rates of crustacean zooplankton in Canadian Shield lakes. Limnology and Oceanography, 63(2):602-616.



Gillman, M., Lamoureux, S.F. and Lafreniere, M.J. (2017) Calibration of a modified temperature-light intensity logger for quantifying water electrical conductivity. Water Resources Research, 53(9):8120-8126.

Liu, L., MacDougall, A., Hall, G. and Champagne, P. (2017) Disinfection Performance in Wastewater Stabilization Ponds in Cold Climate Conditions: A Case Study in Nunavut, Canada. Environments, 4(4):93-102.

Qiu, S., Ge, S., Champagne, P. and Meldrum Robertson, R. (2017) Potential of Ulva lactuca for Municipal Wastewater Bioremediation and Fly Food. Desalination and Water Treatment. Desalination and Water Treatment, DOI: 10.5004/dwt.2017.20767.

Gan, C., Hall, G. and Champagne, P. (2017) Evaluation of Passive Treatment Technologies for the Treatment of Septic Tank Septage Under Temperate Climate Conditions. Journal of Environmental Management (Online publication DOI: 10.1016/j.jenvman.2017.05.079).

Unterlander, N., Champagne, P. and Plaxton, W. (2017) Optimization of Soluble Protein and Active Enzyme Extraction from the Oleaginous Microalga Chlorella vulgaris. Algal Research-2016-270

Collotta, M., Mabee, W., Champagne, P. and Tomasoni, G. (2017) Wastewater and Waste CO2 for Sustainable Biofuels from Microalgae. Algal Research, 29:12-21.

Ge, S. and Champagne, P. (2017)  Cultivation of Marine Macroalgae Chaetomorpha linum in Municipal Wastewater.  Environmental Science and Technology, 51(6):3558-3566.

Ge, S., Madill, M. and Champagne, P. (2017) Use of Freshwater Macroalgae Spirogyra sp. for the Treatment of Municipal Wastewaters and Biomass Production for Biofuel Applications. Biomass and Bioenergy, 111:213-223.

Pouladi, S.F., Anderson, B.C., Wootton, B. and Rozema, L. (2017) Evaluation of passive reduction of nitrate from greenhouse effluent by planted bioreactors. Water Science and Technology: Water Supply, 17(6):1764-1773.

Yu, L., Li, C., Anderson, B.C., Zhang, S., Shi, X. and Zhao, S. (2017) A modified QWASI model for fate and transport modeling of mercury between the water-ice-sediment in Lake Ulanshai. Chemosphere, 176:117-124. 

Husk, B., Anderson, B.C., Whalen, J.K. and Sanchez, J.S. (2017) Reducing nitrogen contamination from agricultural subsurface drainage with denitrification bioreactors and controlled drainage. Biosystems Engineering, 153:52-62.

Hossain, S.Z. and Mumford, K.G. (2017) Capillary pressure-saturation relationships for diluted bitumen and water in gravel. Journal of Hydrology, 551:306-313.

Soucy, N.C., Mumford, K.G. (2017) Bubble-facilitated VOC transport from LNAPL smear zones and its potential effect on vapor intrusion, Environmental Science & Technology, 51(5):2795-2802.

Martin, E.M., Mumford, K.G., Kueper, B.H. and Siemens, G.A. (2017) Gas formation in sand and clay during electrical resistance heating. International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 110:855-862.

Sills, L.K., Mumford, K.G. and Siemens, G.A. (2017), Quantification of fluid saturations in transparent porous media. Vadose Zone Journal, 16(2), doi:10.2136/vzj2016.06.0052.

Valipour, R., Boegman, L., Bouffard, D. and Rao, Y.R. (2017) Sediment resuspension mechanisms and their contributions to high-terbidity events in a large lake. Limnology and Oceanography, DOI 101002/lno10485.

Dorostkar, A., Boegman, L. and Pollard, A. (2017) Three-dimensional simulation of nonlinear internal wave dynamics in Cayuga Lake. Journal of Geophysical Research, DOI 10.1002/2016JC011862.

Mulligan, R.P. and Take, W.A. (2017) On the transfer of momentum from a granular landslide to a water wave. Coastal Engineering, 125:16-22.

Bennett, V.C. and Mulligan, R.P. (2017) Evaluation of surface wind fields for prediction of directional ocean wave spectra Hurricane Sandy. Coastal Engineering, 125:1-15.

Clunies, G., Mulligan, R.P., Mallinson, D.M. and Walsh, J.P. (2017) Modelling hydrodynamics or large lagoons: insights from the Albemarle-Pamlico Estuarine System. Estuarine, Coastal, and Shelf Science, 189:90-103. 

Kemp, A.C., Kegel, J.J., Culver, S.J., Barber, D.C., Mallinson, D.J., Leorri, E., Bernhardt, C.E., Cahill, N., Riggs, S.R., Woodson, A.L., Mulligan, R.P. and Horton, B.P. (2017) Extended late Holocene relative sea-level histories for North Carolina, USA. Quaternary Sciences Reviews, 160:13-30.

Eulie, D.O., Walsh, J.P., Corbett, D.R. and Mulligan, R.P. (2017). Temporal and spatial dynamics of estuarine shoreline change in the Albemarle-Pamlico Estuarine System, North Carolina, USA. Estuaries and Coasts, 40(3):741-757.

Angelucci, D.M., Stazi, V., Dauglis, A.J. and Tomei, M.C. (2017). Treatment of Synthetic Tannery Wastewater in a Continuous Two-Phase Partitioning Bioreactor: Biodegradation of the Organic Fraction and Chromium Separation. Journal Cleaner Production, 152:321-329. 

Kielstra, B., Arnot, S.E. and Gunn, J. (2017) Subcatchment deltas and upland features influence multiscale aquatic ecosystem recovery in damaged landscapes. Ecological Applications, 27:2249-2261.

Sinclair, J.S. and Arnott, S.E. (2017) Relative importance of colonist quantity, quality, and arrival frequency to the extinction of two zooplankton species. Oecologia, 184:441-452.

Arnott, S.E., Azan, S.S.E, and Ross, A.J. (2017) Calcium decline reduces population growth rates of zooplankton in field mesocosms. Canadian Journal of Zoology, 95:323-333.

Jokela, A.M., Arnott, S.E. and Beisner, B.E. (2017) Biotic resistance of impact: a native predator (Choaborus) influences the impact of an invasive predator (Bythotephes) in temperate lakes. Biological Invasions, 19(5):1495-1515.

Azan, S.S.E. and Arnott, S.E. (2017) The effects of Bythotrephes longimanus and calcium decline on crustacean zooplankton communities in Canadian Shield lakes. Hydrobiologia, 785:307-325.

Affan, M.A. and Jessop, P.G. (2017) Catalytic Formylation of Primary and Secondary Amines with CO2 and H2 using Abundant Metal Catalysts. Inorganic Chemistry, 56(12):7301-7305.

Yuan, X., Kim, E.G., Sanders, C.A., Richter, B.E., Cunningham, M.F., Jessop, P.G. and Oleschuk, R.D. (2017) CO2 Modified Solvents for Chromotographic Separation. Green Chemistry, 19(7):1757-1765.

Darabi, A., Glasing, J., Jessop, P.G. and Cunningham, M.F. (2017) Preparation of CO2-Switchable Latexes Using Dimethylaminopropyl Methacrylamide (DMAPMAm). Journal of Polymer Science Part A: Polymer Chemistry, 55:1059-1066.

Jessop, P.G. and Leitner, W. (2017) Green Chemistry in 2017. Green Chemistry, 19:15-17. 

Madison, B.N, Hodson, P.V. and Langlois, V.S. (2017) Cold Lake Blend diluted bitumen toxicity to the early development of Japanese medaka. Environmental Pollution, 225:579-586.

Hodson, P.V. (2017) The toxicity to fish embryos of PAH in crude and refined oils. Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology, 73(1):12-18.

Adams, J., Charbonneau, K., Tuori, D., Brown, R.S., and Hodson, P.V. (2017) The case for standardizing oil toxicity test methods. In 40th AMOP Technical Seminar on Environmental Contamination and Response. 

Roberts, K.E., Lamoureux, S.F., Kyser, T.K., Muir, D.C.G., Lafreniere, M.J., Iqaluk, D., Pienkowski, A.J. and Normandeau, A. (2017) Climate and permafrost effects on the chemistry and ecosystems of High Arctic Lakes. Nature Scientific Reports, 7(1): 13292.

Lamoureux, S.F. and Lafreniere, M.J. (2017) More than just snowmelt: integrated watershed science for changing climate and permafrost at the Cape Bounty Arctic Watershed Observatory. WIREs Water, 5:e1255. DOI: 10.1002/wat2.1255. 

Inglese, C., Christianses, C., Lamhonwah, D., Moniz, K., Montross, S., Lamoureux, S.F., Lafreniere, M.J., Grogan, P. and Walker, V.K. (2017) Examination of soil microbial communities after permafrost thaw subsequent to an active layer detachment in the High Arctic. Arctic, Antartic and Alpine Research, 49(3):455-472.

Lafreniere, M.J., Louiseize, N.L. and Lamoureux, S.F. (2017) Active layer slope disturbances affect seasonality and composition of dissolved nitrogen export from High Arctic headwater catchments. Arctic Science, 3(2):429-450. 

Lackey, J., Champagne, P. and Peppley, B. (2017) Operation of Solid Oxide Fuel Cells on Anaerobically Derived Wastewater Treatment Plant Biogas. Journal of Environmental Management, 203(pt.2):753-759.  


Shirin-Abadi, A.R., Jessop, P.G. and Cunningham, M.F. (2016) In situ use of aqueous RAFT prepared poly (2-(diethylamino)ethyl methacrylate) as a stabilizer for preparation of CO2 switchable latexes. Macromolecular Reaction Engineering, DOI: 10.1002/mren.201600035.  

Wallace, J., Champagne, P. and Hall, G. (2016) Time Series Relationships Between Chlorophyll-a, Dissolved Oxygen and pH in Three Facultative Wastewater Stabilization Ponds.  Journal of Environmental Science: Water Research and Technology, 2:1032-1040.

Jin, M. , Champagne, P. and Hall, G. (2016)  Effects of Different Substrates in the Mitigation of Algae-induced High pH Wastewaters in Free Water Surface Wetland Systems. Water Science and Technology, 75(1-2):1-10.

Wallace, J., Champagne, P. and Hall, G. (2016) Multivariate Statistical Analysis of Water Chemistry Dynamics in Three Facultative Wastewater Stabilization Ponds with Algal Blooms and pH Fluctuations.   Water Research 96:155-165.

Collotta, M., Champagne, P., Mabee, W., Tomasoni, G., Alberti, M., Busi, L. and Leite, G.B. (2016)  Environmental Assessment of Co-location Alternatives for a Microalgae Cultivation Plant: A Case Study in the City of Kingston (Canada).  Energy Procedia 95C:29-36.

Liu, L., Hall, G. and Champagne, P. (2016) Effects of Environmental Factors on the Disinfection Performance of a Wastewater Stabilization Pond Operated in Temperate Climate. Water 8(1):5-15.

Clyde, E. , Champagne, P., Jamieson, H., Gorman, C. and Sourial, J. (2016) The Use of a Passive Treatment System for the Mitigation of AMD at the Williams Brothers Mine:  Pilot-Scale Study. Journal of Cleaner Production 130:116-125.

Ge, S. and Champagne, P. (2016) Nutrient Removal, Microalgal Biomass Growth, Harvesting and Lipid Yield in Response to Centrate Wastewater Loadings. Water Research 88:604-612.

Martin, E.M., Mumford, K.G. and Kueper, B.H. (2016) Electrical resistance heating of clay layers in water-saturated sand. Groundwater Monitoring and Remediation, 36(1), 54-61.

Cianflone S.P.L., Dickson, S.E., Mumford, K.G. (2016) On the importance of gravity in DNAPL invasion of saturated horizontal fractures. Groundwater, doi:10.1111/gwat.12441.


Wallace, J., Champagne, P., Hall, G., Liu, X. and Yin, Z. (2015)  Determination of Algae and Macrophyte Species Distribution in Three Wastewater Stabilization Ponds Using Metagenomics Analysis. Water 7:3225-3242.

Lackey, J., Peppley, B., Champagne, P. and Maier, A. (2015) Composition and Uses of Anaerobic Digestion Derived Biogas from Wastewater Treatment Facilities in North America. Waste Management and Research 33(8):767-771.

Giacoman-Vallejos, G., Ponce-Caballero, C. and Champagne, P. (2015) Pathogen Removal from Domestic and Swine Wastewater by Experimental Constructed Wetlands. Water Science and Technology 71(8) :1263-1270.

Roy-Poirier, A., Filion, Y. and Champagne, P. (2015) An Event-Based Simulation Model for Bioretention Systems. Water Science and Technology 72(9):1524-1533.

Sleep, B., Beranger, S., Reinecke, S. and Filion, Y. (2015) DNAPL Accumulation in Wells and DNAPL Recovery from Wells: Model Development and Application to a Laboratory Study. Advances in Water Resources, Elsevier, 85: 109-119.

Wilson, D., Filion, Y. and Moore, I. (2015) State-of-the-Art Review of Failure Prediction Models for Large-Diameter Water Mains. Urban Water Journal, 14(2):173-184.

Prosser, M., Speight, V. and Filion, Y. (2015) Sensitivity of Pipe Replacement Schedules to Pipe Roughness and Other Factors. Journal of Water Research Planning and Management ASCE 141(8), 04015001 [NSERC, MEDI].

Roshani, E. and Filion, Y. (2015) Water Distribution System Rehabilitation Planning Under Climate Change Mitigation Scenarios.  Journal of Water Research Planning and Management ASCE, 141(4), 04014066 [NSERC, MEDI].