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  • Journal Articles

  • 62. Das, D., Sabaraya, I. V., Zhu, T., Sabo-Attwood, T., Saleh, N. B. (June, 2018). Aggregation Behavior of Multiwalled Carbon Nanotube-Titanium Dioxide Nanohybrids: Probing the Part-Whole Question. Environmental Science and Technology (in press).
  • 61. Isaac, K. M., Sabaraya, I. V., Ghousifam, N., Das, D., Pekkanen, A., Long, T. E., Saleh, N. B., Rylander, M. N. (June, 2018). Functionalization of single-walled carbon nanohorns for simultaneous fluorescence imaging and cisplatin delivery. Carbon. 138, 309-318.
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  • 60. Das, D., Sabaraya, I. V., Sabo-Attwood, T., Saleh, N. B. (May, 2018). Insights into Metal Oxide and Zero-Valent Metal Nanocrystal Formation on Multiwalled Carbon Nanotube Surfaces During Sol-gel Process. Nanomaterials. 8, 403-1-10.
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  • 59. Sabaraya, I. V.; Filonzi, A.; Hajj, R.; Das, D.; Saleh, N. B.; Bhasin, A.; (December, 2017). Investigating the ability of nanomaterials to effectively disperse in asphalt binders for use as a modifier. Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering (in press). 30, 04018166-1-8.
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  • 58. Chen, H., Zheng, X., Humes, S., Loeb, J., Robinson, S., Bisesi, J. H., Das, D., Saleh, N. B., Castleman, W., Lednicky, J., Sabo-Attwood, T. (December, 2017). Single-walled carbon nanotubes modulate pulmonary immune responses and increase pandemic influenza A virus titers in mice. Virology. 14, 242.
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  • 57. Rowles III, L. S., Alcalde, R., Bogolasky, F., Kum, S., Diaz-Arriaga, F. A., Ayres, C., Mikelonis, A. M., Toledo-Flores, L. J., Alonso-Gutiérrez, M. G., Pérez-Flores, M. E., Lawler, D. F., Ward, P. M., Lopez-Cruz, J. Y., Saleh, N. B. (November, 2017). Perceived versus actual water quality: Community studies in rural Oaxaca, Mexico. Science of the Total Environment. 622-623, 626-634.
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  • 56. Plazas-Tuttle, J., Das, D., Sabaraya, I. V., Saleh, N. B. (November, 2017). Harnessing the power of microwave for water disinfection with nanohybrids. ES: Nano. 5, 72-82 (cover article).
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  • 55. Humes, S. T., Hentschel, S., Lavelle, C. M., Smith, L. C., Lednicky, J. A., Saleh, N. B., Sabo-Attwood, T. (June, 2017). Overcoming qRT-PCR interference by select carbon nanotubes in assessments of gene expression. BioTechniques. 63, 81-84.
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  • 54. Saleh, N. B., Das, D., Plazas-Tuttle, J., Yang, D., Bonis-O'Donnell, J. T. D., Landry, M. P. (March, 2017). Importance and challenges of environmental ligand binding and exchange: Introducing single molecule imaging as a model characterization technique. NanoImpact.
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  • 53. Abtahi, S. M. H., Burrows, N. D., Idesis, F. A., Murphy, C. J., Saleh, N. B., Vikesland, P. J. (2016). Sulfate Mediated End-to-End Assembly of Gold Nanorods. Langmuir. (accepted: January 18, 2017).
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  • 52. Bisesi, J., Robinson, S., Lavelle, C., Ngo, T., Castillo, B., Crosby, H., Liu, K., Das, D., Plazas- Tuttle, J., Saleh, N. B., Ferguson, P., Denslow, N., Sabo-Attwood, T. (2016). Influence of the gastrointestinal environment on the bioavailability of ethinyl estradiol sorbed to single-walled carbon nanotubes. Environmental Science and Technology.
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  • 51. Das, D., Plazas-Tuttle, J., Sabaraya I.V., Jain, S.S., Sabo-Attwood, T., Saleh, N. B. (2016). An Elegant Method for Large Scale Synthesis of Metal Oxide-Carbon Nanotube Nanohybrids for Nano-environmental Application and Implication Studies. Environmental Science: Nano.
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  • 50. Saleh, N. B., Milliron, D. J., Aich, N., Katz, L. E., Liljestrand, H. M., Kirisits, M. J. (2016). Importance of Doping, Dopant Distribution, and Nano-Scale Defects on Electronic Band Structure Alteration of Metal Oxide Nanoparticles: Implications for Reactive Oxygen Species Generation. Science of Total Environment. 568, 926-932
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  • 49. Afrooz, A. R. M. N., Das, D., Murphy, C. J., Vikesland, P. J., Saleh, N. B. (2016). Co-transport of gold nanospheres with single-walled carbon nanotubes in saturated porous media. Water Research. 99, 7-15.
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  • 48. Aich, N., Boateng, L. K., Sabaraya, I. V., Das, D., Flora, J. R. V., Saleh, N. B. (2016). Aggregation Kinetics of Higher Order Fullerene Clusters in Aquatic Systems. Environmental Science and Technology. 50 (7), 3562-3571.
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  • 47. Grassian, V. H., Haes, A. J., Mudunkotuwa, I. A., Demokritou, P., Kane, A. B., Murphy, C. J., Hutchinson, J. E., Isaac, J. A., Jun, Y.-S., Karn, B., Khondaker, S. I., Larsen, S. C., Lau, B., Pettibone, J. M., Sadik, O. A., Saleh, N. B., Teague, C. (2016). Defining Fundamental Science Needs: No Easy Feat when the Simple itself is Complex. Environmental Science: Nano. 3 (1), 15-27.
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  • 46. Plazas-Tuttle, J., Rowles III, L. S., Chen, H., Bisesi Jr., J. H., Sabo-Attwood, T., Saleh, N. B. (2016). Dynamism of Stimuli-Responsive Nanohybrids: Environmental Implications. Nanomaterials (Special Issue on Advancements in Nanotoxicology). 5 (2), 1102-1123.
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  • 45. Saleh, N. B., Chambers, B., Aich, N., Plazas-Tuttle, J., Kirisits, M. J. (2015). Mechanistic lessons learned from antimicrobial studies of metallic nanomaterials: Implications for nano-biofilm interactions. Frontiers in Microbiology (Special Issue on Nanomaterial-Biofilm Interactions). 6, 677.
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  • 44. Bisesi Jr., J. H., Ngo, T., Ponnavolu, S., Liu, K., Lavelle, C. M., Afrooz, A. R. M. N., Saleh, N., B., Ferguson, P. L., Denslow, N., Sabo-Attwood, T. (2015). Examination of single-walled carbon nanotubes uptake and toxicity from dietary exposure: Tracking movement and impacts in the gastrointestinal system. Nanomaterials (Special Issue on Advancements in Nanotoxicology). 5 (2), 1066-1086.
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  • 43. Khan, I. A., Flora, J. R. V., Afrooz, A. R. M. N., Aich, N., Ferguson, P. L., Sabo-Attwood, T., Saleh, N. B. (2015). Change in Chirality of Semiconducting Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes Can Overcome Anionic Surfactant Stabilization: A Systematic Study of Aggregation Kinetics. Environmental Chemistry. 12 (6), 652-661.
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  • 42. Saleh, N.B., Aich, N., Plazas-Tuttle, J., Lead, J.R., Lowry, G.V. (2015). Research Strategy to Determine When Novel Nanohybrids Pose Unique Environmental Risks. Environ Science: Nano. 2 (1), 11-18. (Cover article).
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  • 41. Afrooz, A. R. M. N., Hussain, S. M., Saleh, N. B. (2014). Aggregate size and structure determination of nanomaterials in physiological media: Importance of dynamic evolution. Journal of Nanoparticle Research. 16 (12), 2771.
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  • 40. Sanpui, P., Zheng, X., Loeb, J., Bisesi Jr, J.H., Khan, I.A., Afrooz, A.R.M.N., Liu, K., Badireddy, A. R., Wiesner, M.R., Ferguson, P.L., Saleh, N.B., Lednicky, J., Sabo-Attwood, T. (2014). Single-walled carbon nanotubes increase pandemic influenza A H1N1 virus infectivity of lung epithelial cells. Particle and Fibre Toxicology. 11 (66), 1-15.
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  • 39. Aich, N., Plazas-Tuttle, J., Lead, J.R., Saleh, N.B. (2014). A Critical Review of Nanohybrids: Synthesis, Applications, and Environmental Implications. Environmental Chemistry. 11, 609-623 (Cover article).
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  • 38. Saleh, N.B., Afrooz, A.R.M.N., Bisesi, J.H.Jr., Aich, N., Plazas-Tuttle, J., Sabo-Attwood, T. (2014). Emergent Properties and Toxicological Considerations for Nanohybrid Materials in Aquatic Systems. Nanomaterials (Special Issue on Nanotoxicology). 4, 372-407.
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  • 37. Aich, N., Kim, E., ElBatanouny, M., Plazas-Tuttle, J., Yang, J., Ziehl, P., Saleh, N. B. (2014). Detection of Crack Formation and Stress Distribution for Carbon Fiber Reinforced Polymer Specimens through Triboluminescent-Based Imaging. Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures, 1-8. DOI: 10.1177/1045389x14535017.
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  • 36. Bisesi Jr., J. H., Merten, J., Liu, K., Parks, A. N., Ferguson, P. L., Afrooz, A. R. M. N., Kane, A. S., Glenn, J. B., Klaine, S. J., Saleh, N. B., Sabo-Attwood, T. (2014). Tracking and Quantificaiton of Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes in Fish Using Near Infra Red Fluorescence. Environmental Science and Technology. 48 (3), 1973-1983.
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  • 35. Chambers, B. A., Afrooz, A. R. M. N., Bae, S., Aich, N., Katz, L., Saleh, N. B., Kirisits, M. J. (2014). Effects of Chloride and Ionic Strength on Physical Morphology, Dissolution, and Bacterial Toxicity of Silver Nanoparticles. Environmental Science and Technology. 48 (1), 761-769.
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  • 34. Saleh, N. B., Caicedo, J., Johnson, A., Afrooz, A. R. M. N., Khan, I. A. (2014). Nano in a global context: Modular course design with integrated ethics improves core knowledge in nanotechnology. Journal of Nano Education. 6 (2), 124-131.
  • 33. Aich, N., Boateng, L., Flora, J. R. V., Saleh, N. B. (2013). Preparation of Non-Aggregating Aqueous Fullerenes in Highly Saline Solutions with A Biocompatible Non-Ionic Polymer. Nanotechnology. 24 (39), 395602, 1-10.
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  • 32. Khan, I. A., Aich, N., Afrooz, A. R. M. N., Flora, J. R. V., Ferguson, P. L., Sabo-Attwood, T., Saleh, N. B. (2013). Fractal Structures of Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes in Biologically Relevant Conditions: Role of Chirality vs. Media Conditions. Chemosphere. 93 (9), 1997-2003.
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  • 31. Khan, I. A., Berge, N. D., Sabo-Attwood, T., Ferguson,P. L., Saleh, N. B. (2013). Single-Walled Carbon Nanotube Transport in Representative Municipal Solid Waste Landfill Conditions. Environmental Science and Technology. 47 (15), 8425-8433.
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  • 30. Schrand, A. M., Lin, J. B., Garrett, C. M., Brownheim, S. V., Hussain, S. M., Cubadda, F., Afrooz, A. R. M. N., Saleh, N. B. (2013). Nanoparticle dynamics in the presence and absence of a cellular uptake altering chemical. Il Nuovo Cimento C, 36 (2), 117-129.
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  • 29. Aich, N., Appalla, A., Saleh, N. B., Ziehl, P. (2013). Triboluminescence for distributed damage assessment in cement based materials. Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures. 24 (14), 1714-1721.
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  • 28. Khan, I. A., Afrooz, A. R. M. N., Flora, J. R. V., Schierz, P. A., Ferguson, P. L., Sabo-Attwood, T., Saleh, N. B. (2013). Chirality affects aggregation kinetics of single-walled carbon nanotubes. Environmental Science and Technology. 47 (4), 1844-1852.
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  • 27. Afrooz, A. R. M. N., Khan, I. A., Hussain, S. M., Saleh, N. B. (2013). Mechanistic heteroaggregation of gold nanoparticles for a wide range of solution chemistries. Environmental Science and Technology. 47 (4), 1853-1860.
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  • 26. Afrooz, A. R. M. N., Sivapalan, S. T., Murphy, C. J., Hussain, S. M., Schlager, J. J., Saleh, N. B. (2013). Spheres vs. Rods: The Shape of Gold Nanoparticles Influences Aggregation and Deposition Behavior. Chemosphere. 91 (1), 93-98.
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  • 25. Zhang, W., Zhao, S., Rao, W., Snyder, J., Choi, J.K., Wang, J., Khan, I.A., Saleh, N.B., Mohler, P.J., Yu, J., Hund, T.J., Tang, C., and He, X. (2013). A novel core-shell microcapsule for encapsulation and 3D culture of embryonic stem cells. Journal of Materials Chemistry B. 1, 1002-1009.
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  • 24. Aich, N., Zohhadi, N., Khan, I. A., Matta, F., Ziehl, P., Saleh, N. B. (2012). Applied TEM Approach for Micro/Nanostructural Characterization of Carbon Nanotube Reinforced Cementitious Composites. Journal of Research Updates in Polymer Science. 1 (1), 14-23.
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  • 23. Mukhopadhyay, A., Grabinski, C., Afrooz, A. R. M.. Saleh, N. B., Hussain, S. M. (2012). Effect of gold nanosphere surface chemistry on protein adsorption and cell uptake in vitro. Applied Biochemistry and Biotechnology. 167 (2), 327-337.
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  • 22. Zaib, Q., Khan, I. A., Yoon, Y., Flora, J. R. V., Park, Y., Saleh, N. B. (2012). Ultrasonication Study for Suspending Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes in Water. Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology. 12 (5), 3909-3917.
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  • 21. Zaib, Q., Khan, I. A., Saleh, N. B., Flora, J. R. V., Park, Y., Yoon, Y. (2012). Removal of bisphenol A and 17-beta-estradiol by single-walled carbon nanotubes in aqueous solution: Adsorption and molecular modeling. Water, Air, and Soil Pollution. 223 (6), 3281-3293.
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  • 20. Schaeublin, N. M., Braydich-Stolle, L. K., Maurer, E. I., Park, K., MacCuspie, R. I., Afrooz, A. R. M. N., Vaia, R. A., Saleh, N. B., Hussain, S. M. (2012). Does Shape Matter? Bioeffects of Gold Nanomaterials in a Human Skin Cell Model. Langmuir. 28 (6), 3248-3258.
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  • 19. Aich, N., Flora, J. R. V., Saleh, N. B. (2012). Preparation and Characterization of Stable Aqueous Higher Order Fullerenes. Nanotechnology. 23 (5), 055705, 1-9.
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  • 18. Philbrook, N. A., Winn, L. M., Afrooz, A. R. M. N., Saleh, N. B., Walker, V. K. (2011). The effect of TiO2 and Ag nanoparticles on reproduction and development of Drosophila melanogaster and CD-1. Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology. 257 (3), 429-436.
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  • 17. Philbrook, N. A., Walker, V. K., Afrooz, A. R. M. N., Saleh, N. B., Winn, L. M. (2011). Investigating the effects of functionalized carbon nanotubes on reproduction and development in Drosophila melanogaster and CD-1 mice. Reproductive Toxicology. 32 (4), 442-448.
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  • 16. Joseph, L.; Zaib, Q., Khan, I. A., Berge, N. D., Yong-Gyun, P., Saleh, N. B., Yoon, T. (2011). Removal of bisphenol A and 17a-ethinyl estradiol from landfill leachate using single-walled carbon nanotubes. Water Research. 45 (13), 4056-4068.
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  • 15. Surdo, E. M., Khan, I. A., Choudhury, A. A., Saleh, N. B., Arnold, W. A. (2011). Barrier properties of poly(vinyl alcohol) membranes containing carbon nanotubes or activated carbon. Journal of Hazardous Materials. 188 (1-3), 334-340.
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  • 14. Saleh, N. B., Pfefferle, L. D., Elimelech, M. (2010). Influence of Biomacromolecules and Humic Acid on the Aggregation Kinetics of Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes. Environmental Science and Technology. 44 (7), 2412-2418.
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  • 13. Brady-Estevez, A. S., Schnoor, M. H., Vecitis, C. D., Saleh, N. B., Elimelech, M. (2010). Multiwalled Carbon Nanotube Filter: Improving Viral Removal at Low Pressure. Langmuir. 26 (18), 14975-14982.
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  • 12. Sirk, K. M., Saleh, N., Phenrat, T., Kim, H. J., Dufour, B., Ok, J., Golas, P. L., Matyjaszewski, K., Lowry, G. V., Tilton, R. D. (2009). Effect of Adsorbed Polyelectrolytes on Nanoscale Zero Valent Iron Particle Attachment to Soil Surface Models. Environmental Science and Technology. 43 (10), 3803-3808.
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  • 11. Veronesi, B., Tajuba, J., Saleh, N., Ward, W., Hester, S., Carter, J., Lowry, G. V. (2008). Functionally charged polystyrene particles activate immortalized mouse microglia (BV2): cellular and genomic response. Nanotoxicology. 2 (3), 130-143.
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  • 10. Saleh, N. B., Pfefferle, L. D., Elimelech, M. (2008). Aggregation Kinetics of Multiwalled Carbon Nanotubes in Aquatic Systems: Measurements and Environmental Implications. Environmental Science and Technology. 42 (21), 7963-7969.
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  • 09. Saleh, N., Kim, H. J., Phenrat, T., Matyjaszewski, K., Tilton, R. D., Lowry, G. V. (2008). Ionic strength and composition affect the mobility of surface-modified Fe-0 nanoparticles in water-saturated sand columns. Environmental Science and Technology. 42 (9), 3349-3355.
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  • 08. Phenrat, T., Saleh, N., Sirk, K., Kim, H. J., Tilton, R. D., Lowry, G. V. (2008). Stabilization of aqueous nanoscale zerovalent iron dispersions by anionic polyelectrolytes: adsorbed anionic polyelectrolyte layer properties and their effect on aggregation and sedimentation. Journal of Nanoparticle Research.10 (5), 795-814.
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  • 07. Jaisi, D. P., Saleh, N. B., Blake, R. E., Elimelech, M. (2008). Transport of Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes in Porous Media: Filtration Mechanisms and Reversibility. Environmental Science and Technology. 42 (22), 8317-8323.
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  • 06. Saleh, N., Sirk, K.; Liu, Y. Q. Phenrat, T. Dufour, B. Matyjaszewski, K. Tilton, R. D. Lowry, G. V. (2007). Surface modifications enhance nanoiron transport and NAPL targeting in saturated porous media. Environmental Engineer Science. 24 (1), 45-57.
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  • 05. Phenrat, T., Saleh, N., Sirk, K., Tilton, R. D., Lowry, G. V. (2007). Aggregation and sedimentation of aqueous nanoscale zerovalent iron dispersions. Environmental Science and Technology. 41 (1), 284-290.
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  • 04. Long, T. C., Tajuba, J., Sama, P., Saleh, N., Swartz, C., Parker, J., Hester, S., Lowry, G. V., Veronesi, B. (2007). Nanosize titanium dioxide stimulates reactive oxygen species in brain microglia and damages neurons in vitro. Environmental Health Perspective. 115 (11), 1631-1637.
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  • 03. Long, T. C., Saleh, N., Tilton, R. D., Lowry, G. V., Veronesi, B. (2006). Titanium dioxide (P25) produces reactive oxygen species in immortalized brain microglia (BV2): Implications for nanoparticle neurotoxicity. Environmental Science and Technology. 40 (14), 4346-4352.
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  • 02. Saleh, N., Sarbu, T., Sirk, K., Lowry, G. V., Matyjaszewski, K., Tilton, R. D. (2005). Oil-in-water emulsions stabilized by highly charged polyelectrolyte-grafted silica nanoparticles. Langmuir. 21 (22), 9873-9878.
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  • 01. Saleh, N., Phenrat, T., Sirk, K., Dufour, B., Ok, J., Sarbu, T., Matyiaszewski, K., Tilton, R. D., Lowry, G. V. (2005). Adsorbed triblock copolymers deliver reactive iron nanoparticles to the oil/water interface. Nano Letters. 5 (12), 2489-2494.
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  • Books

  • 01. Saleh, N. B. and Vicki Grassian (2019). Introduction to the Environmental Implications of Nanomaterials. John Wiley and Sons Inc. (book proposal accepted)

  • Book Chapters

  • 05. Saleh, N. B., Afrooz, A. R. M. N., Aich, N., Plazas-Tuttle, J. (October, 2016). Aggregation Kinetics and Fractal Dimension of Nanomaterials in Environmental Systems. Engineered Nanoparticles and the Environment: Biophysicochemical Processes and Biotoxicity.
  • 04. Saleh, N. B., Afrooz, A. R. M. N., Plazas-Tuttle, J., Khan, I. A., Hussain, S. M. (2016). Aggregation Rate and Aggregate Structure Determination of Nanomaterials under Biological Exposure Conditions. Advances in Characterization Techniques for Nanotoxicology. (In press).
  • 03. Zohhadi, N., Aich, N., Matta, F., Saleh, N. B., Ziehl, P. (2015). Graphene Nanoreinforcement for Cement Composites. Nanotechnology in Construction. 265-270.
  • 02. Aich, N., Plazas-Tuttle, J., Saleh, N. B. (2015). Fullerenes, Higher Fullerenes, and their Hybrids: Synthesis, Characterization, and Environmental Considerations. Carbon Nanomaterials for Advanced Energy Systems: Advances in Materials Synthesis and Device Applications. 3-46.
  • 01. Saleh, N. B., Lead, J. R., Aich, N., Das, D., Khan, I. A. (2014). Roles of Geo- and Bio-Macromolecules on Environmental Interactions of Nanomaterials. Bio-inspired Nanotechnology-From Surface Analysis to Applications. 257-290.
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