Curriculum Vitae






Sotira Yiacoumi

Professor
Environmental Engineering
DEEL 106
404.894.2639




Biography

Dr. Sotira Z. Yiacoumi is currently a Professor in the School of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the Georgia Institute of Technology. She received a Diploma of Engineering degree from the Aristotle University, Greece, in 1985, and M.S. and Ph.D. degrees from Syracuse University in 1987 and 1992, respectively. After receiving her Ph.D. degree, she joined the School of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the Georgia Institute of Technology as an Assistant Professor and was promoted to the rank of Associate Professor in 1997. Her research interests include colloidal and interfacial phenomena in environmental and energy systems. Her research contributions span the following areas: sorption phenomena, colloidal phenomena, influence of sorption on colloidal behavior, molecular techniques, and novel environmental processes. She has co-authored the book "Kinetics of Metal Ion Adsorption from Aqueous Solutions: Models, Algorithms, and Applications." In 1997, she received a National Science Foundation Career Award, entitled "CAREER: Influence of Sorption Rates on Particle Flocculation Kinetics." She was the chair of the organizing committee for the 77th American Chemical Society Colloid and Surface Science Symposium, which was held at the Georgia Institute of Technology during June 15-18, 2003.

Education

  • Ph.D., Environmental Engineering, Syracuse University, 1992.
  • M.S., Environmental Engineering, Syracuse University, 1987.
  • Dipl. Engr., Civil Engineering, Aristotle University (Greece), 1985.

Research Interests

  • Interfacial and colloidal phenomena in environmental systems
  • Sorption of metal ions from aqueous solutions
  • Sorption/desorption of organic compounds from aqueous solutions by natural particles
  • Colloidal particle interactions in aquatic systems
  • Bubble interactions in gas/liquid reactive systems
  • Influence of sorption rates on particle flocculation kinetics

Honors

  • Center for the Enhancement of Teaching and Learning, Thank a Teacher Recognition, March 2016.
  • Center for the Enhancement of Teaching and Learning, Thank a Teacher Recognition, April 2014.
  • Nunan Lecturer, College of Engineering and Computer Science, Syracuse University, April 2011.
  • Center for the Enhancement of Teaching and Learning, Thank a Teacher Recognition, April 2010.
  • Patricia Taboada-Serrano (advisee) won a Molecular Design Institute (MDI) graduate research fellowship based on a submitted research proposal and academic achievements, 2003-2004.
  • Kun-Lin Yang (advisee) won a Best Ph.D. Thesis Award, Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Society, 2003.
  • Ching-Ju Chin (advisee) won a Best Ph.D. Thesis Award, Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Society, 2002.
  • National Science Foundation Career Award: "CAREER: Influence of Sorption Rates on Particle Flocculation Kinetics," 1997-2003.
  • Kun-Lin Yang (advisee) won a Molecular Design Institute (MDI) graduate research fellowship based on a submitted research proposal and academic achievements, 2000-2002.
  • Kun-Lin Yang (advisee) won an ACS Graduate Student Award in Environmental Chemistry (awarded to no more than 25 students annually) based on academic achievements and research, 2001.
  • U.S. Department of Energy Higher Education Research Experiences for Faculty, Summer 2001.
  • Kavitha Subramaniam (advisee) won a Wiley Poster Award for the Presentation: "Copper Sorption and its Effects on Flocculation of Oxide Colloids: Equilibria and Rates," Morgan Symposium, 220th ACS National Meeting, Washington, DC, Division of Environmental Chemistry, American Chemical Society, 2000.
  • Kavitha Subramaniam (advisee) won an ACS Graduate Student Award in Environmental Chemistry (awarded to no more than 25 students annually) based on academic achievements and research, 2000.
  • Technical Communication Award-Merit for the Scholarly/Professional Article: "Shear-Induced Flocculation of Colloidal Particles in Stirred Tanks," Society for Technical Communication, 2000.
  • Technical Communication Award-Merit for the Scholarly/Professional Article: "Experiments on Electrostatic Dispersion of Air in Water," Society for Technical Communication, 1999.
  • U.S. Department of Energy Faculty Research Participation Program, Summer 1994, Summer 1998, Summer 1999.
  • Syracuse University Graduate Fellow, 1988-1991.
  • Syracuse University Graduate Scholar, 1986-1988.
  • Fellowship, The Fellowship Foundation of Greece, 1980-1985.
  • Scholarship, The Engineering Society of Greece, 1980.

Articles

  1. Kim, Y.-H., Park, L.K.-E., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Modular Chemical Process Intensification: A Review," Annual Review of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, in press, 2017.
  2. Ladshaw, A.P., Kuo, L.-J., Strivens, J., Wood, J., Schlafer, N., Yiacoumi, S., Tsouris, C., and Gill, G., "Influence of Current Velocity on Uranium Adsorption from Seawater Using an Amidoxime-Based Polymer Fiber Adsorbent," Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research, vol. 56, 2205-2211, 2017.
  3. Kim, Y.-H., Yiacoumi, S., Nenes, A., and Tsouris, C., "Charging and Coagulation of Radioactive and Nonradioactive Particles in the Atmosphere," Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, vol. 16, 3449-3462, 2016.
  4. Park, L.K.-E., Ren, S., Yiacoumi, S., Ye, X.P., Borole, A.P., and Tsouris, C., "Separation of Switchgrass Bio-oil by Water/Organic Solvent Addition and pH Adjustment," Energy & Fuels, vol. 30, 2164-2173, 2016.
  5. Ladshaw, A.P., Das, S., Liao, W.-P., Yiacoumi, S., Janke, C.J., Mayes, R.T., Dai, S., and Tsouris, C, "Experiments and Modeling of Uranium Adsorption in the Presence of Other Ions in Simulated Seawater," Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research, vol. 55, 4241-4248, 2016.
  6. Sharma, K., Kim, Y.-H., Yiacoumi, S., Gabitto, J., Bilheux, H.Z., Santodonato, L.J., Mayes, R.T., Dai, S., and Tsouris, C., "Analysis and Simulation of a Blue Energy Cycle," Renewable Energy, vol. 91, 249-260, 2016.
  7. Kim, Y.-H., Yiacoumi, S., Nenes, A., and Tsouris, C., "Charging and Coagulation of Radioactive and Nonradioactive Particles in the Atmosphere," Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, vol. 15, 23795–23840, 2015.
  8. Lin, A., Ladshaw, A.P., Nan, Y., Liu, J., Yiacoumi, S., Tsouris, C., DePaoli, D.W., and Tavlarides, L.L., "Isotherms for Water Adsorption on Molecular Sieve 3A: Influence of Cation Composition," Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research, vol. 54, 10442-10448, 2015.
  9. Kweon, H., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "The Role of Electrostatic Charge in the Adhesion of Spherical Particles onto Planar Surfaces in Atmospheric Systems," Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, vol. 481, 583-590, 2015.
  10. Kim, Y.-H., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Surface Charge Accumulation of Particles Containing Radionuclides in Open Air," Journal of Environmental Radioactivity, vol. 143, 91-99, 2015.
  11. Ladshaw, A.P., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris C., "A Generalized Procedure for the Prediction of Multicomponent Adsorption Equilibria," AIChE Journal, vol. 61, 2600-2610, 2015.
  12. Sharma, K., Kim, Y.-H., Gabitto, J., Mayes, R. T., Yiacoumi, S., Bilheau, H. Z., Walker, L.M.H., Dai, S., and Tsouris, C., "Transport of Ions in Mesoporous Carbon Electrodes during Capacitive Deionization of High-Salinity Solutions, Langmuir, doi: 10.1021/la5043102, vol. 31, 1038-1047, 2015.
  13. Ladshaw, A.P., Yiacoumi, S., Tsouris, C., and DePaoli, D.W., "Generalized Gas-Solid Adsorption Modeling: Single-Component Equilibria," Fluid Phase Equilibria, vol. 388, 169-181, 2015.
  14. Sharma, K., Mayes, R.T., Kiggans, J.O., Yiacoumi, S., Bilheau, H. Z., Walker, L.M.H., DePaoli, D.W., Dai, S., and Tsouris, C., "Enhancement of Capacitive Deionization Rates Using Low‐Amplitude, High‐Frequency Electrical Potential," Separation and Purification Technology, vol. 129, 18-24, 2014.
  15. Chung, E., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Interaction Forces between Spores and Surfaces in Aqueous Solutions," Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochechemical and Engineering Aspects, vol. 443, 80– 87, 2014.
  16. Kim, Y.-H., Yiacoumi, S., Lee, I., McFarlane, J., and Tsouris, C., "Influence of Radioactivity on Surface Charging and Aggregation Kinetics of Particles in the Atmosphere," Environmental Science & Technology, vol. 48, 182-189, 2014.
  17. Sharma, K., Bilheux, H., Walker, L., Voisin, S., Mayes, R., Kiggans, J., Yiacoumi, S., DePaoli, D., Dai, S., and Tsouris, C., "Neutron Imaging of Ion Transport in Mesoporous Carbon Materials," Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, vol. 15, 11740-11747, 2013.
  18. Sharma, K., Mayes, R., Kiggans, J., Yiacoumi, S., Gabitto, J., DePaoli, D., Dai, S., and Tsouris, C., "Influence of Temperature on the Electrosorption of Ions from Aqueous Solutions Using Mesoporous Carbon Materials," Separation and Purification Technology, vol. 116, 206-213, 2013.
  19. Kweon, H., Yiacoumi, S., Lee, I., McFarlane, J., and Tsouris, C., "Influence of Surface Potential on the Adhesive Force of Radioactive Gold surfaces," Langmuir, vol. 29, 11876−11883, 2013.
  20. Chung, E., Yiacoumi, S., Halbert, C., Ankner, J., Wang, W., Kim, C., and Tsouris, C., "Interaction of Silica Nano-particles with a Flat Silica Surface through Neutron Reflectometry," Environmental Science & Technology, vol. 46, 4532−4538, 2012.
  21. Lee, I., Kweon, H., Chung, E., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Scanning Surface Potential Microscopy of Spore Adhesion on Surfaces," Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces., vol. 92, 271– 276, 2012.
  22. Aaron, D.S., Borole, A.P., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Effects of Operating Conditions on Internal Resistances in Enzyme Fuel Cells Studied via Electrochemical Impedance Spectroscopy," Journal of Power Sources, vol. 201, 59-65, 2012.
  23. Kweon, H., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Friction and Adhesion Forces of Bacillus thuringiensis Spores on Planar Surfaces in Atmospheric Systems," Langmuir, doi: 10.1021/la203575q, 2011.
  24. Aaron, D.S., Borole, A.P., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Effects of Operating Conditions on Internal Resistances in Enzyme Fuel Cells Studied via Electrochemical Impedance Spectroscopy," Journal of Power Sources, doi: 10.1016/j.jpowsour.2011.10.105, 2011.
  25. Tsouris, C., Mayes, R.T., Kiggans, J.O., Sharma, K., Yiacoumi, S., DePaoli, D.W., and Dai, S., "Mesoporous Carbon for Capacitive Deionization of Saline Water," Environmental Science & Technology, doi: 10.1021/es201551e, 2011.
  26. Aaron, D.S., Borole, A.P., Hussey, D.S., Jacobson, D.L., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Quantifying the Water Content in the Cathode of Enzyme Fuel Cells via Neutron Imaging," Journal of Power Sources, vol. 196, 1769-1775, 2011.
  27. Walker, M.E., McFarlane, J., Glasgow, D.C., Chung, E., Taboada-Serrano, P., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Influence of Radioactivity on Surface Interaction Forces," Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, vol. 350, 595-598, 2010.
  28. Chung, E., Yiacoumi, S., Lee, I., and Tsouris, C., "The Role of the Electrostatic Force in Spore Adhesion," Environmental Science & Technology, vol. 44, 6209-6214, 2010.
  29. Chung, E., Kweon, H., Yiacoumi, S., Lee, I., Joy, D.C., Palumbo, A.V., and Tsouris, C., "Adhesion of Spores of Bacillus thuringiensis on a Planar Surface," Environmental Science & Technology, vol. 44, 290-296, 2010.
  30. Hou, C.-H., Taboada-Serrano, P., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Electrosorption Selectivity of Ions from Mixtures of Electrolytes inside Nanopores," Journal of Chemical Physics, vol. 129, 224703 (1-9), 2008. [Selected for the Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science and Technology, vol. 18 (25), 2008.]
  31. DePaoli, D., Nash, K., Delmau, L., Dietz, M., Fink, S., Peterson, E., Todd, T., Watson, J., Yiacoumi, S., Aaron, D., Antonio, M., Bhave, R., Ensor, D., Felker, K., Guibal, E., Johnson, J., and Tsouris, C., "The Sixteenth Symposium on Separation Science and Technology for Energy Applications Foreword," Separation Science and Technology, vol. 45, 1667, 2010.
  32. Aaron, D., S. Yiacoumi, and C. Tsouris, “Effects of Proton-Exchange Membrane Fuel-Cell Operating Conditions on Charge Transfer Resistances Measured by Electrochemical Impedance Spectroscopy,” Separation Science and Technology, vol. 43, 2307-2320, 2008.
  33. Hou, C.-H., Wang, X., Liang, C., Dai, S., Yiacoumi, S., Tsouris, C., and Dai, S., "Molecular Sieving Capabilities of Mesoporous Carbon Membranes," Journal of Physical Chemistry B, vol. 112, 8563-8570, 2008.
  34. Hou, C.-H., Taboada-Serrano, P., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Monte Carlo Simulation of Electrical Double-Layer Formation from Mixtures of Electrolytes inside Nanopores," Journal of Chemical Physics, vol. 128, 044705 (1-8), 2008. [Selected for the Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science and Technology, vol. 17 (5), 2008.]
  35. Taboada-Serrano, P., Vithayaveroj, V., Hou, C.-H., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Relationship between Effective Electrode/Electrolyte Interface Potential and Applied Potential for Gold Electrodes," Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research, vol. 47, 3525-3531, 2008.
  36. Taboada-Serrano, P., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Electrostatic Surface Interactions in Mixtures of Symmetric and Asymmetric Electrolytes: A Monte Carlo Study," Journal of Chemical Physics, vol. 125, 054716 (1-11), 2006.
  37. Hou, C.-H., Liang, C., Yiacoumi, S., Dai, S., and Tsouris, C., "Electrosorption Capacitance of Nanostructured Carbon-Based Materials," Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, vol. 302, 54-61, 2006.
  38. Tsouris, C., Noonan, J., Ying, J.-Y., and Yiacoumi, S., "Surfactant Effects on the Mechanism of Particle Capture in High-Gradient Magnetic Filtration," Separation and Purification Technology, vol. 51, 201-209, 2006.
  39. Taboada-Serrano, P., Chin, C.J., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Particle Aggregation/Phase Formation," Current Opinion in Colloid and Interface Science, vol. 10, 123-132, 2005.
  40. Taboada-Serrano, P., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Behavior of Mixtures of Symmetric and Asymmetric Electrolytes near Discretely Charged Planar Surfaces: A Monte Carlo Study," Journal of Chemical Physics, vol. 123, 054703 (1-9), 2005.
  41. Taboada-Serrano, P., Vithayaveroj, V., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Surface Charge Heterogeneities and Interparticle Forces Measured by Atomic Force Microscopy," Environmental Science & Technology, vol. 39, 6352-6360, 2005.
  42. Shin, W.-T., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Electric-Field Effects on Interfaces: Electrospray and Electrocoalescence," Current Opinion in Colloid and Interface Science, vol. 9, 249-255, 2004.
  43. Chin, C.J., Lu, S.-C., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Fractal Dimension of Particle Aggregates in Magnetic Fields," Separation Science and Technology, vol. 39, 2839-2862, 2004.
  44. Benesch, T., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Interaction of Colloidal Spheres Close to a Charged Plate," Dispersion Science and Technology, vol. 72, 227-243, 2004.
  45. Shin, W.-T., Garanzuay, X., Yiacoumi, S., Tsouris, C., Gu, B., and Mahinthakumar, K., "Soil–Ozone Interactions: Kinetics and Mathematical Simulation," Journal of Contaminant Hydrology, vol. 72, 227-243, 2004.
  46. Subramaniam, K., Vithayaveroj, V., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Copper Uptake by Inorganic Colloids Under High Surface Coverage Conditions: Surface Charge and Sorption Equilibrium Modeling," Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, vol. 268, 12-22, 2003.
  47. Benesch, T., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Brownian Motion in Confinement," Physical Review E, vol. 68, 021401:1-5, 2003.
  48. Vithayaveroj, V., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, S., "Modification of Surface Forces by Metal Ion Adsorption," Journal of Dispersion Science and Technology, vol. 24, 517-525, 2003.
  49. Chen, J., Yoon, J.-T., and Yiacoumi, S., "Effects of Chemical and Physical Properties of Influent on Copper Sorption onto Activated Carbon Fixed-Bed Columns," Carbon, vol. 41, 1635-1644, 2003.
  50. Yang, K.-L., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Electrosorption Capacitance of Nanostructured Carbon Aerogel Obtained by Cyclic Voltammetry," Journal of Electroanalytical Chemistry, vol. 540, 159 167, 2003.
  51. Yang, K.-L., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Proton Adsorption and Electrical Double-Layer Formation inside Charged Platinum Nanochannels," Nano Letters, vol. 2, 1433-1437, 2002.
  52. Yang, K.-L., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Monte Carlo Simulations of Electrical Double-Layer Formation in Nanopores," Journal of Chemical Physics, vol. 117, 8499-8507, 2002.
  53. Chen, J., and Yiacoumi, S., "Transport Modeling of Depleted Uranium (DU) in Subsurface Systems," Water, Air & Soil Pollution, vol. 140, 173-201, 2002.
  54. Ying, T.-Y., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "An Electrochemical Method for the Formation of Magnetite Particles," Journal of Dispersion Science and Technology, vol. 23, 569-576, 2002.
  55. Yang, K.-L., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Canonical Monte Carlo Simulations of the Fluctuating-Charge Molecular Water between Charged Surfaces," Journal of Chemical Physics, vol. 117, 337 345, 2002.
  56. Ying, T.-Y., Yang, K.-L., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Electrosorption of Ions from Aqueous Solutions by Nanostructured Carbon Aerogel," Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, vol. 250, 18-27, 2002.
  57. Chin, C.J., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Agglomeration of Magnetic Particles and Breakup of Magnetic Chains in Magnetorheological Fluids," Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, vol. 204, 63-72, 2002.
  58. Chin, C.J., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Influence of Metal Ion Sorption on Colloidal Surface Forces Measured by Atomic Force Microscopy," Environmental Science & Technology, vol. 36, 343 348, 2002.
  59. Chin, C.J., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Probing DLVO Forces Using Interparticle Magnetic Forces: Transition from Secondary-Minimum to Primary-Minimum Aggregation," Langmuir, vol. 17, 6065 6071, 2001.
  60. Subramaniam, K., and Yiacoumi, S., "Modeling Kinetics of Copper Uptake by Inorganic Colloids under High Surface Coverage Conditions," Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, vol. 191, 145-159, 2001.
  61. Yang, K.-L., Ying, T.-Y., Yiacoumi, S., Tsouris, C., and Vittoratos, E. S., "Electrosorption of Ions from Aqueous Solutions by Carbon Aerogel: An Electrical Double-Layer Model," Langmuir, vol. 17, 1961 1969, 2001.
  62. Subramaniam, K., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Copper Uptake by Inorganic Particles - Equilibrium, Kinetics, and Particle Interactions: Experimental," Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, vol. 177, 133-146, 2001.
  63. Dambies, L., Guimon, C., Yiacoumi, S., and Guibal, E., "Characterization of Metal Ion Interactions with Chitosan by X-Ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy," Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, vol. 177, 203-214, 2001.
  64. Shin, W.-T., Yiacoumi, S., Tsouris, C., and Dai, S., "A Pulseless Corona Discharge Process for the Oxidation of Organics in Water," Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research, vol. 39, 4408 4414, 2000.
  65. Tsouris, C., Shin, W.-T., Yiacoumi, S., and DePaoli, D.W., "Electrohydrodynamic Velocity and Pumping Measurements in Water and Alcohols," Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, vol. 229, 335-345, 2000.
  66. Chin, C.J., Yiacoumi, S., Tsouris, C., Relle, S., and Grant, S.B., "Secondary-Minimum Aggregation of Superparamagnetic Colloidal Particles," Langmuir, vol. 16, 3641-3650, 2000.
  67. Ying, T.-Y., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "High-Gradient Magnetically Seeded Filtration," Chemical Engineering Science, vol. 55, 1101-1113, 2000.
  68. Ying, T.-Y., Chin, C.J., Lu, S.-C., Yiacoumi, S., Chattin, M.R., Spurrier, M.A., DePaoli, D.W., and Tsouris, C., "Magnetic-Seeding Filtration," Separation Science and Technology, vol. 34, 1371-1392, 1999.
  69. Subramaniam, K., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Effect of Copper and Cadmium Binding on the Flocculation of Ferric Oxide Particles," Separation Science and Technology, vol. 34, 1301-1318, 1999.
  70. Shin, W.-T., Mirmiran, A., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Ozonation Using Microbubbles Formed by Electric Fields," Separation and Purification Technology, vol. 15, 271-282, 1999.
  71. Chin, C.J., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Shear-Induced Flocculation of Colloidal Particles in Stirred Tanks," Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, vol. 206, 532-545, 1998.
  72. Tsouris, C., Shin, W.-T., and Yiacoumi, S., "Spraying, Pumping, and Mixing of Fluids by Electric Fields," The Canadian Journal of Chemical Engineers, vol. 76, 589-599, 1998.
  73. Shin, W.-T., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Experiments on Electrostatic Dispersion of Air in Water," Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research, vol. 36, 3647-3655, 1997.
  74. Burns, S.E., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Microbubble Generation for Environmental and Industrial Separations," Separation and Purification Technology, vol. 11, 221-232, 1997.
  75. Chen, J., Tendeyong, F., and Yiacoumi, S., "Equilibrium and Kinetic Studies of Copper Ion Uptake by Calcium Alginate," Environmental Science & Technology, vol. 31, 1433-1439, 1997.
  76. Tsouris, C., and Yiacoumi, S., "Particle Flocculation and Filtration by High-Gradient Magnetic Fields," Separation Science and Technology, vol. 32, 599-616, 1997.
  77. Chen, J., and Yiacoumi, S., "Biosorption of Metal Ions from Aqueous Solutions," Separation Science and Technology, vol. 32, 51-69, 1997.
  78. Yiacoumi, S., "Guest Editor’s Note - Special Issue: Separations in Environmental Systems," Separations Technology, vol. 6, 97, 1996.
  79. Yiacoumi, S., Rountree, D.A., and Tsouris, C., "Mechanism of Particle Flocculation by Magnetic Seeding," Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, vol. 184, 477-488, 1996.
  80. Chen, J., Yiacoumi, S., and Blaydes, T.G., "Equilibrium and Kinetic Studies of Copper Adsorption by Activated Carbon," Separations Technology, vol. 6, 133-146, 1996.
  81. Chen, J., Yiacoumi, S., and Blaydes, T.G., "Equilibrium and Kinetic Studies of Copper Adsorption by Activated Carbon," Separations Technology, vol. 6, 133-146, 1996.
  82. Tsouris, C., Yiacoumi, S., and Scott, T.C., "Heterogeneous Flocculation of Paramagnetic Particles in a Magnetic Field: The Bivariate Case of the Population Balance Equation," Chemical Engineering Communications, vol. 137, 147-159, 1995.
  83. Yiacoumi, S., and Tien, C., "Modeling Adsorption of Metal Ions from Aqueous Solutions: II. Transport-Controlled Cases," Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, vol. 175, 347-357, 1995.
  84. Yiacoumi, S., and Tien, C., "Modeling Adsorption of Metal Ions from Aqueous Solutions: I. Reaction-Controlled Cases," Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, vol. 175, 333-346, 1995.
  85. Yiacoumi, S., and Tien, C., "Uptake of Organic Compounds from Aqueous Solutions by Soils - A Comparison of Two Laplace Transform Inversion Techniques," Computers & Chemical Engineering, vol. 19, 1041-1050, 1995.
  86. Yiacoumi, S., and Tien, C., "A Model of Organic Solute Uptake from Aqueous Solutions by Soils," Water Resources Research, vol. 30, 571-580, 1994.
  87. Tsouris, C., Yiacoumi, S., and Hirtzel, C.S., "A Colloquium Series in Chemical Engineering at Syracuse University," Chemical Engineering Education, vol. 26, 200-204, Fall 1992.

Books

  1. Letterman, R.D., and Yiacoumi, S., "Chapter 8, Coagulation and Flocculation," in Water Quality and Treatment, 6th edition, J.K. Edzwald, ed., American Water Works Association, Denver, CO, 2010.
  2. Tsouris, C., Noonan, J., Ying, T.-Y., Chin, C.J., and Yiacoumi, S., "Functionalized Magnetic Particles: Fundamentals and Applications," in Green Separation Processes, C.A.M. Afonso and J.P.S.G Crespo, eds., Wiley-VCH, Germany, 2005.
  3. Vithayaveroj, V., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Atomic Force Microscopy Studies of Metal Ion Sorption," in Encyclopedia of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, J. A. Schwarz, C. Contescu, and K. Putyera, eds., Marcel Dekker, New York, 2004.
  4. Yang, K.-L., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Electrical Double-Layer Formation at the Nanoscale," in Encyclopedia of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, J. A. Schwarz, C. Contescu, and K. Putyera, eds., Marcel Dekker, New York, 2004.
  5. Yiacoumi, S., and Chen, J., "Modeling of Metal Ion Sorption Phenomena in Environmental Systems," in Adsorption and Its Application in Industry and Environmental Protection, Vol. II, pp. 285-318, A. Dabrowski, ed., Elsevier, Amsterdam, 1998.
  6. Yiacoumi, S., and Tien, C., Kinetics of Metal Ion Adsorption from Aqueous Solutions: Models, Algorithms, and Applications, Kluwer Academic Publishers, Norwell, MA, 256 pp., 1995.

Proceedings

  1. Ladshaw, A.P., Nan, Y., Tavlarides, L.L., DePaoli, D.W., Tsouris, C., and Yiacoumi, S., "Adsorption Modeling at the Front and Back Ends of the Nuclear Fuel Cycle," American Nuclear Society Annual Meeting, June 12-16, New Orleans, 2016.
  2. Ladshaw, A.P., Sharma, K., Yiacoumi, S., Tsouris, C., and DePaoli, D.W., "Adsorption Modeling for Off-Gas Treatment," Global 2013: International Nuclear Fuel Cycle Conference, Salt Lake City, UT, September 29 – October 3, 2013, 1573-1578, 2013.
  3. Vithayaveroj, V., Taboada-Serrano, P., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Surface Charge Heterogeneities: An Experimental and Molecular Modeling Study," 228th American Chemical Society Annual Meeting, Preprints of Extended Abstracts, vol. 44, no. 2, 2 pp., Philadelphia, PA, August 2004.
  4. Chin, C.J., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Effects of Metal Ion Adsorption on Colloidal Surface Forces: Measurements by Atomic Force Microscopy," Proceeding of the International Conference: Protection and Restoration of the Environment VI, Skiathos Island, Greece, July 1-5, 2002, 8 pp., 2002.
  5. Chin, C.J., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Influence of Metal Ion Sorption on Colloidal Surface Forces Measured by Atomic Force Microscopy," 222nd American Chemical Society National Meeting, Preprints of Extended Abstracts, vol. 41, no. 2, 288-290, Chicago, IL, August 26-30, 2001.
  6. Subramaniam, K., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Equilibria and Kinetics of Copper Sorption and Its Effects on Flocculation of Colloidal Oxide Particles," 220th American Chemical Society National Meeting, Preprints of Extended Abstracts, vol. 40, no. 2, 595-597, Washington, DC, August 19-24, 2000.
  7. Chin, C.J., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Aggregation of Colloidal Particles and Breakup of Aggregates," 220th American Chemical Society National Meeting, Preprints of Extended Abstracts, vol. 40, no. 2, 539-541, Washington, DC, August 19-24, 2000.
  8. Subramaniam, K., Chin, C.J., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Changes in Particle Flocculation Behavior due to Adsorption of Metal Ions from Aqueous Solutions," 217th American Chemical Society National Meeting, Preprints of Extended Abstracts, vol. 39, no. 1, 3 pp., Anaheim, CA, March 21-25, 1999.
  9. Chin, C.J., Yiacoumi, S., Relle, S., Grant, S.B., and Tsouris, C., "Chain Formation of Superparamagnetic Particles in Magnetic Fields," AIChE Annual Meeting, 2 pp., Miami, FL, November 15-20, 1998.
  10. Yiacoumi, S., Subramaniam, K., and Tsouris, C., "Influence of Metal Ion Adsorption Equilibrium and Kinetics on the Aggregation of Colloidal Particles," AIChE Annual Meeting, 2 pp., Miami, FL, November 15-20, 1998.
  11. Tsouris, C., Byers, C.H., and Yiacoumi, S., "Charging Up Your Separations: Applications of Electrotechnologies," 1998 Corn Utilization & Technology Conference, pp. 153-158, St. Louis, MO, June 1-3, 1998.
  12. Milot, C., Tobin, J.M., Yiacoumi, S., and Guibal, E., "Influence of Environmental Factors on Metal Ion Sorption by Chitosan Beads," Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Fundamentals of Adsorption, Giens, France, May 24-28, 1998, pp. 509-514, Elsevier, 1998.
  13. Subramaniam, K., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "A Unified Model for Ion Sorption Kinetics and Colloidal Particle Flocculation Rates," Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Fundamentals of Adsorption, Giens, France, May 24-28, 1998, pp. 951-956, Elsevier, 1998.
  14. Chen, J., and Yiacoumi, S., "Experimental and Modeling Studies of Copper Ion Sorption in Batch and Fixed-Bed Systems," Environmental Strategies for the 21st Century - An Asia Pacific Conference, pp. 461-466, Singapore, April 8-10, 1998.
  15. Burns, S.E., Yiacoumi, S., Frost, J.D., and Tsouris, C., "Application of Digital Image Analysis for Size Distribution Measurements of Microbubbles," Proceedings of Engineering Foundation Conference on Imaging Technologies: Techniques and Applications in Civil Engineering, Davos, Switzerland, May 25-30, 1997, pp. 100-107, ASCE, 1998.
  16. Tsouris, C., Chattin, M.R., Spurrier, M.A., DePaoli, D.W., Ying, T.-Y., Lu, S.-C., Chin, C. J., and Yiacoumi, S., "High-Gradient Magnetic Filtration for Environmental Applications," AIChE Topical Conference on Separation Science and Technologies, pp. 654-659, Los Angeles, CA, Nov. 16-21, 1997.
  17. Tsouris, C., DePaoli, D.W., Shin, W.-T., Mirmiran, A., Yiacoumi, S., and Duncan, G.D., "Innovative Concepts in Electrostatic Ozonation," AIChE Topical Conference on Separation Science and Technologies, pp. 572-576, Los Angeles, CA, November 16-21, 1997.
  18. Yiacoumi, S., and Subramaniam, K., "Uptake of Metal Ions from Aqueous Solutions by Sediments: A Unified Model for Ion Sorption and Particle Interactions," WERC/HSRC Joint Conference on the Environment, pp. 97-100, Albuquerque, NM, April 22-24, 1997.
  19. DePaoli, D.W., Tsouris, C., and Yiacoumi, S., "Magnetic-Seeding Filtration," Proceedings of the Efficient Separations and Processing Crosscutting Program, pp. 4.21-4.25, 1997 Technical Exchange Meeting, Gaithersburg, MD, January 28-30, 1997.
  20. Shin, W.-T., Burns, S.E., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Microbubbles Formed by Electric Fields and Current," Emerging Technologies in Hazardous Waste Management VIII, pp. 692-695, I&EC Special Symposium, American Chemical Society, Birmingham, AL, September 9-11, 1996.
  21. Yiacoumi, S., Chin, C.J., Ying, T.-Y., Tsouris, C., DePaoli, D.W., Chattin, M., and Spurrier, M., "Magnetic Flocculation and Filtration," Emerging Technologies in Hazardous Waste Management VIII, pp. 687-690, I&EC Special Symposium, American Chemical Society, Birmingham, AL, September 9-11, 1996.
  22. Yiacoumi, S., and Tien, C., "A General Model for Organic Solute Uptake from Aqueous Solutions by Soils," Fifth International Conference on Fundamentals of Adsorption, Pacific Grove, CA, May 13 18, 1995.
  23. Yiacoumi, S., and Tien, C., "A General Algorithm for Calculating Metal Ion Adsorption from Aqueous Solutions," Fourth International Conference on Fundamentals of Adsorption, Kyoto, Japan, May 17-22, 1992.

Presentations

  1. Tsouris, C., Sharma, K., Mayes, R., Kiggans, J., Yiacoumi, S., DePaoli, D., and Dai, S., "Electrosorption of Ions by Novel Mesoporous Carbon Materials," Seventeenth Symposium on Separations Science and Technology for Energy Applications, Gatlinburg, TN, October 23-27, 2011.
  2. Tsouris, C., Mayes, R., Kiggans, J., DePaoli, D., Dai, S., Sharma, K., Yiacoumi, S., and Gabitto, J., "Electrosorption of Ions by Novel Mesoporous Carbon Materials," Seventeenth Symposium on Separations Science and Technology for Energy Applications, Gatlinburg, TN, October 23-27, 2011.
  3. Tsouris, C., Mayes, R., Kiggans, J., DePaoli, D., Dai, S., Sharma, K., and Yiacoumi, S., "Electrosorption of Ions by Novel Mesoporous Carbon Materials," AIChE Annual Meeting, Minneapolis, MN, October 16-21, 2011.
  4. Tsouris, C., McFarlane, J., Kweon, H., Yiacoumi, S., and Lee, I., "Effects of Radioactivity on Surface Interaction Forces," AIChE Annual Meeting, Minneapolis, MN, October 16-21, 2011.
  5. Kweon, H., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Friction and Adhesion Forces of Spores of Bacillus thuringiensis on Model Surfaces," AIChE Annual Meeting, Minneapolis, MN, October 16-21, 2011.
  6. Tsouris, C., Mayes, R., Kiggans, J., DePaoli, D., Dai, S., Sharma, K., and Yiacoumi, S., "Capacitive Deionization of Water using Novel Mesoporous Carbon Materials," 85th ACS Colloid and Surface Science Symposium, Montreal, CA, June 19-22, 2011.
  7. Kweon, H., Chung, E., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Friction and Adhesion Forces of Spores of Bacillus thuringiensis on Planar Surfaces in Atmospheric and Aqueous Systems," 85th ACS Colloid and Surface Science Symposium, Montreal, CA, June 19-22, 2011.
  8. Chung, E., Yiacoumi, S., Halbert, C., Ankner, J., Wang, W., and Tsouris, C., "Interaction of Silica Nano-Particles with a Flat Silica Surface Studied by Neutron Reflectometry," 85th ACS Colloid and Surface Science Symposium, Montreal, CA, June 19-22, 2011.
  9. Yiacoumi, S. "Addressing the Water Challenge," Nunan Lecture, College of Engineering and Computer Science, Syracuse University, April 8, 2011.
  10. Tsouris, C., DePaoli, D., Dai, S., Kiggans, J., Mayes, R., Hou, C.-H., and Yiacoumi, S., "Self-Assembled Mesoporous Carbon for Capacitive Deionization of Water," AIChE Annual Meeting, Salt Lake City, UT, November 7-12, 2010.
  11. Chung, E., Kweon, H., Yiacoumi, S., Lee, I., and Tsouris, C., "Adhesion of Bacillus Spores on Surfaces,"Chemical and Biological Defense Physical Science & Technology Conference, Dallas, TX, November 16-20, 2009.
  12. Kweon, H., Chung, E., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "The Lateral Force between a Colloidal Particle or Spore and a Substrate in Atmospheric Environments," Chemical and Biological Defense Physical Science & Technology Conference, Dallas, TX, November 16-20, 2009.
  13. Aaron, D.S., Borole, A.P., Tsouris, C., Hussey, D., Jacobson, D., Baltic, E., and Yiacoumi, S., "Neutron Imaging of an Enzyme Fuel Cell," AIChE Annual Meeting, Nashville, TN, November 8-12, 2009.
  14. Walker, M., McFarlane, J., Chung, E., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Effects of Radioactivity on Surface Interaction Forces," Sixteenth Symposium on Separation Science and Technology for Energy Applications, Gatlinburg, TN, October 18-22, 2009.
  15. Kweon, H., Chung, E., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "The Lateral Force between a Particle and a Substrate in Atmospheric Systems," 13th IACIS International Conference on Surface and Colloid Science and 83rd ACS Colloid & Surface Science Symposium, Columbia University, New York, June 14-19, 2009.
  16. Chung, E., Kweon, H., Yiacoumi, S., Lee, I., Joy, D., Palumbo, A.V., and Tsouris, C., "Adhesion of Spores on Surfaces in Atmospheric Environments," 13th IACIS International Conference on Surface and Colloid Science and 83rd ACS Colloid & Surface Science Symposium, Columbia University, New York, June 14-19, 2009.
  17. Chung, E., Taboada-Serrano, P., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Interaction Forces between a Particle and a Planar Surface in Water," 13th IACIS International Conference on Surface and Colloid Science and 83rd ACS Colloid & Surface Science Symposium, Columbia University, New York, June 14-19, 2009.
  18. Aaron, D.S., Borole, A.P., Hamilton, C.Y., Yiacoumi, S., Tsouris, C., Hussey, D.S., Jacobson, D.L., and Baltic, E., "Electrochemical Impedance Spectroscopy Investigation of Transport Limitations in Enzyme Fuel Cells," 13th IACIS International Conference on Surface and Colloid Science and 83rd ACS Colloid & Surface Science Symposium, Columbia University, New York, June 14-19, 2009.
  19. Chung, E., Kwon, H., Taboada-Serrano, P., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Van der Waals and Capillary Force Contributions to the Adhesion Force of Particles on Surfaces in Atmospheric Environments," Chemical and Biological Defense Physical Science & Technology Conference, New Orleans, November 17-21, 2008.
  20. Tsouris, C., Chung, E., Kwon, H., Yiacoumi, S., Lee, I., Joy, D., and Palumbo, A., "Adhesion of Spores on Surfaces," Chemical and Biological Defense Physical Science & Technology Conference, New Orleans, November 17-21, 2008.
  21. Aaron, D., Borole, A., Hamilton, C., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Identification and Comparison of Internal Resistance in a Proton-Exchange Membrane Fuel Cell and a Microbial Fuel Cell Using Electrochemical Impedance Spectroscopy," AIChE Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, PA, November 16-21, 2008.
  22. Lee, I., Yiacoumi, S., Chung, E., Kweon, H., Palumbo, A., and Tsouris, C., "Investigation of Spore Adhesion on Surfaces by Scanning Probe Microscopy," International Scanning Probe Microscopy Conference (ISPM), Seattle, WA, June 22-24, 2008.
  23. Hou, C.-H., Yiacoumi, S., Taboada-Serrano, P., and Tsouris, C., "Monte Carlo Simulation of Electrosorption Selectivity of Electrolyte Mixtures inside Nanopores," 82nd ACS Colloid and Surface Science Symposium, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, June 15-18, 2008.
  24. Chung, E., Kwon, H., Lee, I., Yiacoumi, S., Palumbo, A., and Tsouris, C., "Adhesion of Spores on Flat Surfaces," 82nd ACS Colloid and Surface Science Symposium, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, June 15-18, 2008.
  25. Hou, C.-H., Yiacoumi, S., Liang, C., Dai, S., and Tsouris, C., "Effects of the Electrical Double-Layer Formation on Sorption and Transport of Ions inside Nanopores," AIChE Annual Meeting, Salt Lake City, UT, November 4-9, 2007.
  26. Aaron, D., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Electrochemical Impedance Spectroscopy of Proton Exchange Membrane Fuel Cells," AIChE Annual Meeting, Salt Lake City, UT, November 4-9, 2007.
  27. Hou, C.-H., Wang, X., Liang, C., Yiacoumi, S., Dai, S., and Tsouris, C., "Investigation of Ion-Exclusion Phenomena in Electrosorption within Nanoporous Materials," Fifteenth Symposium on Separation Science and Technology for Energy Applications, Gatlinburg, TN, October 21-25, 2007.
  28. Aaron, D., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Electrochemical Impedance Spectroscopy for Proton and Electron Transport Studies in Proton-Exchange-Membrane Fuel Cells," Fifteenth Symposium on Separation Science and Technology for Energy Applications, Gatlinburg, TN, October 21-25, 2007.
  29. Yiacoumi, S., Taboada-Serrano, P., and Tsouris, C., "Influence of the Discrete Nature of Charge on the Behavior of Colloidal Particles in Aquatic Systems," Association of Environmental Engineering and Science Professors (AEESP) Education and Research Conference, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA, July 27-August 1, 2007.
  30. Hou, C.-H., Taboada-Serrano, P., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Effects of Ion Size and Charge on the Electrical Double Layer Formation in Nanopores," 81st ACS Colloid and Surface Science Symposium, University of Delaware, Newark, DL, June 24-June 27, 2007.
  31. Hou, C.-H., Taboada-Serrano, P., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Energy Storage through Electrical Double Layer Formation in Nanostructured Carbon-based Materials," 81st ACS Colloid and Surface Science Symposium, University of Delaware, Newark, DL, June 24-June 27, 2007.
  32. Taboada-Serrano, P., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Effects of the Discrete Nature of Charge on the Behavior of Colloidal Particles in Engineered and Natural Environments," 81st ACS Colloid and Surface Science Symposium, University of Delaware, Newark, DL, June 24-June 27, 2007.
  33. Aaron, D., Yiacoumi, S., Tsouris, C., Keffer, D.J., Cui, S., Liu, J., Selvan, M.E., Edwards, B.J., and Steele W.V, "Interfacial Phenomena in Proton-Exchange Membrane Fuel Cells," 81st ACS Colloid and Surface Science Symposium, University of Delaware, Newark, DL, June 24-June 27, 2007.
  34. Yiacoumi, S. "Colloids and Interfaces in Environmental Systems," Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Syracuse University, April 20, 2007.
  35. Taboada-Serrano, P., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Effects of Charge Discreteness on Electrostatic Interparticle Interactions in Colloidal Dispersions," AIChE Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA, November 12-November 17, 2006.
  36. Taboada-Serrano, P., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Attractive Interaction Potentials of Electrostatic Origin between Similarly Charged Surfaces," 80th ACS Colloid and Surface Science Symposium, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO, June 18-21, 2006.
  37. Taboada-Serrano, P., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Like-Charge Attractive Interaction Forces between a Spherical Particle and a Planar Surface," 80th ACS Colloid and Surface Science Symposium, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO, June 18-21, 2006.
  38. Taboada-Serrano, P., Vithayaveroj, V., Hou, C.-H., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Manipulation of the Electrode/Electrolyte Interface of Gold Via the Application of an External Electric Field," AIChE Annual Meeting, Cincinnati, OH, October 30-November 4, 2005.
  39. Taboada-Serrano, P., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Colloidal Interactions in Mixtures of Symmetric and Asymmetric Electrolytes: A Monte Carlo Study," AIChE Annual Meeting, Cincinnati, OH, October 30-November 4, 2005.
  40. Taboada-Serrano, P., Vithayaveroj, V., Hou, C.-H., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Manipulation of the Electrode/Electrolyte Interface of Gold via the Application of an External Electric Field," AIChE Annual Meeting, Cincinnati, OH, October 30-November 4, 2005.
  41. Taboada-Serrano, P., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Size Exclusion Effect of Ionic Species Near Charged Surfaces," Fourteenth Symposium on Separation Science and Technology for Energy Applications, Gatlinburg, TN, October 23-26, 2005.
  42. Hou,C.-H., Liang, C., Yiacoumi, S., Dai, S., and Tsouris, C., "Electrosorption Capacitance of Nanostructured Carbon-Based Materials with Electrical Double Layer Overlapping," Fourteenth Symposium on Separation Science and Technology for Energy Applications, Gatlinburg, TN, October 23-26, 2005.
  43. Taboada-Serrano, P., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Molecular Modeling Assessment of Colloidal Forces in Mixtures of Symmetric and Asymmetric Electrolytes," AIChE Annual Meeting, Austin, TX, November 7-12, 2004.
  44. Taboada-Serrano, P., Vithayaveroj, V., Hou, C.-H., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Direct Measurements of Electrostatic Double-Layer Forces with Atomic Force Microscopy under External Fields," AIChE Annual Meeting, Austin, TX, November 7-12, 2004.
  45. Taboada Serrano, P., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "A Molecular Modeling Approach to the Electrical Double Layer Structure in the Presence of Mixtures of Symmetric and Asymmetric Electrolytes," 78th ACS Colloid and Surface Science Symposium, Yale University, New Heaven, CT, June 20-23, 2004.
  46. Vithayaveroj, V., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Surface Charge Mapping by Atomic Force Microscopy," 78th ACS Colloid and Surface Science Symposium, Yale University, New Heaven, CT, June 20-23, 2004.
  47. Benesch, T., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Interaction of Colloidal Spheres Close to a Charged Plate," 77th ACS Colloid and Surface Science Symposium, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, June 15-18, 2003.
  48. Benesch, T., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Brownian Motion in Confinement," 77th ACS Colloid and Surface Science Symposium, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, June 15-18, 2003.
  49. Taboada Serrano, P., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Study of Interparticle Forces in Asymmetric Electrolyte Solutions," 77th ACS Colloid and Surface Science Symposium, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, June 15-18, 2003.
  50. Vithayaveroj, V., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Investigation of Metal Ion Adsorption Using Atomic Force Microscopy," 77th ACS Colloid and Surface Science Symposium, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, June 15-18, 2003.
  51. Yang, K.-L., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Monte Carlo Simulations of Electrical Double-layer Formation in Nanopores," 77th ACS Colloid and Surface Science Symposium, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, June 15-18, 2003.
  52. Yang, K.-L., Yiacoumi, S., Tsouris, C., " Monte Carlo Simulation of Electrical Double-Layer Formation in Nanopores," AIChE Annual Meeting, Indianapolis, IN, November 3-8, 2002.
  53. Yang, K.-L., Yiacoumi, S., Tsouris, C., "Proton Adsorption and Electrical Double-Layer Formation inside Charged Platinum Nanochannels," AIChE Annual Meeting, Indianapolis, IN, November 3-8, 2002.
  54. Chin, C.J., Vithayaveroj, V., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Atomic Force Microscopy Measurements of Colloidal Surface Forces during Sorption of Copper Ions," Boston, MA, August 19-24, 2002. (Invited Presentation)
  55. Yang, K.-L., Yiacoumi, S., Tsouris, C., "Electrosorption Capacitance of Nanostructured Materials," 76th ACS Colloid and Surface Science Symposium, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, June 23-26, 2002.
  56. Yang, K.-L., Yiacoumi, S., Tsouris, C., "Monte Carlo Simulation of Electrical Double-layer Formation in Nanopores," 76th ACS Colloid and Surface Science Symposium, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, June 23-26, 2002.
  57. Chin, C.J., Vithayaveroj, V., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "In-Situ Colloidal Surface Force Measurements during Sorption of Metal Ions by Atomic Force Microscopy," 76th ACS Colloid and Surface Science Symposium, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, June 23-26, 2002.
  58. Yiacoumi, S. "Aggregation of Colloidal Particles and Breakup of Aggregates: Probing Interparticle Forces," Department of Chemical Engineering, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Worcester, MA, February 28, 2002.
  59. Yang, K.-L., Ying, T.-Y., Yiacoumi, S., Tsouris, C., "A Grand Canonical Monte Carlo Method to Describe Electrosorption by Porous Nanostructured Materials," AIChE Annual Meeting, Reno, NV, November 4-9, 2001.
  60. Chin, C.J., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Measurements of Colloidal Forces Using an External Magnetic Field and Atomic Force Miscroscopy," AIChE Annual Meeting, Reno, NV, November 4-9, 2001.
  61. Tsouris, C., Klasson, K.T., Jones, S.A., Dinsmore, M.A., Vithayaveroj, V., Yiacoumi, S., and DePaoli, D.W., "Ozonation of Produced Water from Oil Production Wells," Twelfth Symposium on Separation Science and Technology for Energy Applications, Gatlinburg, TN, October 15-18, 2001.
  62. Chin, C.J., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Measurements of Colloidal Particle Forces and Testing of the DLVO Theory," Twelfth Symposium on Separation Science and Technology for Energy Applications, Gatlinburg, TN, October 15-18, 2001.
  63. Yang, K.-L., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "The Electrical Double Layer Within the Pores of Nanostructured Materials," Twelfth Symposium on Separation Science and Technology for Energy Applications, Gatlinburg, TN, October 15-18, 2001.
  64. Yang, K.-L., Ying, T.-Y., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Electrosorption of Metal Ions from Aqueous Solutions by Nanostructured Carbon Aerogel," Twelfth Symposium on Separation Science and Technology for Energy Applications, Gatlinburg, TN, October 15-18, 2001.
  65. Yiacoumi, S. "Aggregation of Colloidal Particles and Breakup of Aggregates: Probing Interparticle Forces," Inha University, Department of Environmental Engineering, Incheon, South Korea, August 17, 2001.
  66. Yiacoumi, S. "Aggregation of Colloidal Particles and Breakup of Aggregates: Probing Interparticle Forces," Seoul National University, School of Civil, Urban, and Geosystem Engineering, Seoul, South Korea, August 10, 2001.
  67. Yiacoumi, S. "Electrosorption of Ions from Aqueous Solutions," Korea Institute of Energy Research, Taejon, South Korea, August 7, 2001.
  68. Tsouris, C., Klasson, K.T., Jones, S.A., Dinsmore, M.A., DePaoli, D.W., Vithayaveroj, V., and Yiacoumi, S., "Ozonation of Produced Water," 75th ACS Colloid and Surface Science Symposium, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA, June 10-13, 2001.
  69. Yang, K.-L., Ying, T.-Y., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Electrical Double-Layer Formation in Porous Nanostructured Materials," 75th ACS Colloid and Surface Science Symposium, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA, June 10-13, 2001.
  70. Chin, C.J., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Probing DLVO Forces Using Interparticle Magnetic Forces," 75th ACS Colloid and Surface Science Symposium, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA, June 10-13, 2001.
  71. Yiacoumi, S., "Interfacial and Colloidal Phenomena in Environmental Systems," Georgia Institute of Technology, Specialty Separations Center, Atlanta, GA, January 10, 2001.
  72. Chin, C.J., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Aggregation of Colloidal Particles and Breakup of Aggregates," AIChE Annual Meeting, Los Angeles, CA, November 12-17, 2000.
  73. Ying, T.-Y., Yang, K.-L., Yiacoumi, S., Tsouris, C., and Vittoratos, E.S., "Electrosorption of Ions from Aqueous Solutions by Carbon Aerogel," AIChE Annual Meeting, Los Angeles, CA, November 12-17, 2000.
  74. Chin, C.J., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Primary- and Secondary-Minimum Aggregation of Superparamagnetic Colloidal Particles," Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, October 16-18, 2000.
  75. Yang, K.-L., Ying, T.-Y., Yiacoumi, S., Tsouris, C., "Electrosorption of Ions from Aqueous Solutions by Nanostructured Carbon Aerogel," Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, October 16-18, 2000.
  76. Tsouris, C., DePaoli, D.W., Hu, M.Z.-C., and Yiacoumi, S., "Pumping, Spraying, and Mixing of Fluids by Electric Fields: Applications in Materials Synthesis and Water Treatment," 2000 FACSS Conference, Nashville, TN, September 24-29, 2000. (Invited Presentation)
  77. Subramaniam, K., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Copper Sorption and its Effects on Flocculation of Oxide Colloids: Equilibria and Rates," 220th American Chemical Society National Meeting, Washington, DC, August 19-24, 2000.
  78. Yiacoumi, S., "Electrosorption of Ions from Aqueous Solutions," National University of Singapore, Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering, Singapore, August 16, 2000.
  79. Yiacoumi, S., "Aggregation of Colloidal Particles and Breakup of Aggregates," National University of Singapore, Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering, Singapore, August 3, 2000.
  80. Shin, W.-T., Yiacoumi, S., Tsouris, C., and Mahinthakumar, K., "Novel Ozonation Methods for Water and Soil Treatment," 74th ACS Colloid and Surface Science Symposium, Lehigh University, Bethlehem, PA, June 19-21, 2000.
  81. Chin, C.J., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Transition of Secondary- to Primary-Minimum Aggregation of Colloidal Magnetic Particles," 74th ACS Colloid and Surface Science Symposium, Lehigh University, Bethlehem, PA, June 19-21, 2000.
  82. Subramaniam, K., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Metal Ion Adsorption and Its Effect on Colloidal Particle Interactions," 74th ACS Colloid and Surface Science Symposium, Lehigh University, Bethlehem, PA, June 19-21, 2000.
  83. Yiacoumi, S., Ying, T.-Y., Yang, K.-L., and Tsouris, C., "Electrosorption of Metal Ions from Aqueous Solutions by Carbon Aerogel," EMSP National Workshop, Atlanta, GA, April 24 28, 2000.
  84. Chin, C.J., and Yiacoumi, S., "Aggregation of Colloidal Particles and Breakup of Aggregates," Quadrangle Conference, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, February 18-20, 2000.
  85. Chin, C.J., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Aggregation and Breakup of Colloidal Particles in Turbulent Flow," AIChE Annual Meeting, Dallas, TX, October 31- November 5, 1999.
  86. Ying, T.-Y., Yang, K.-L., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Electrosorption of Metal Ions from Aqueous Solutions," AIChE Annual Meeting, Dallas, TX, October 31- November 5, 1999.
  87. Subramaniam, K., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Copper Adsorption at Hematite- and Silica-Water Interfaces: Equilibria, Kinetics, and Effect on Particle Coagulation," AIChE Annual Meeting, Dallas, TX, October 31- November 5, 1999.
  88. Ying, T.-Y., Yang, K.-L., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Electrosorption of Metal Ions from Aqueous Solutions," Eleventh Symposium on Separation Science and Technology for Energy Applications, Gatlinburg, TN, October 17-20, 1999.
  89. Ying, T.-Y., Yiacoumi, S., Tsouris, C., Shor, J.T., and DePaoli, D.W., "Electrocoagulation, Magnetic Seeding, and High-Gradient Magnetic Filtration," Eleventh Symposium on Separation Science and Technology for Energy Applications, Gatlinburg, TN, October 17-20, 1999.
  90. Tsouris, C., DePaoli, D.W., Shin, W.-T., and Yiacoumi, S., "Electric-Field Effects on Fluids with Applications in Oxidation of Organic Compounds," MIXING XVII, Banff, Canada, August 15-20, 1999.
  91. Yiacoumi, S., Tsouris, C., and DePaoli, D.W., "Novel Environmental Technologies Driven by Electric and Magnetic Fields," Association of Environmental Engineering and Science Professors (AEESP) Research Frontiers, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA, July 31-August 3, 1999.
  92. Chin, C.J., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Aggregation of Superparamagnetic Particles and Breakup of Magnetic Aggregates," 73rd ACS Colloid and Surface Science Symposium, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, June 13-16, 1999.
  93. Tsouris, C., DePaoli, D.W., and Yiacoumi, S., "Novel Environmental Technologies Driven by Electric and Magnetic Fields," Environmental Technologies and Opportunities Forum, Oak Ridge, TN, June 1, 1999.
  94. Tsouris, C., Ying, T.-Y., Chin, C.J., and Yiacoumi, S., "Flocculation and Filtration in a Magnetic-Seeding Process," American Chemical Society Annual Meeting, Boston, MA, August 23-27, 1998.
  95. Tsouris, C., Shah, V.M., Blankenship, K.D., DePaoli, D.W., Hylton, J.O., Yiacoumi, S., and Ying, T.-Y., "Phase Equilibria Modification by Electric Fields," EMSP Workshop, Chicago, IL, July 27-30, 1998.
  96. Chen, J., Yoon, J.-T., and Yiacoumi, S., "Copper Ion Sorption in Fixed-Bed Columns by Activated Carbon," Water Quality International 1998, The 19th Biennial Conference of International Association on Water Quality (IAWQ), Vancouver, Canada, June 21-26, 1998.
  97. Dambies, L., Yiacoumi, S., Guibal, E., and Guimon, C., "Mechanisms of Metal Ion Sorption on Chitosan-Based Sorbents: FTIR and XPS Analyses," 72nd ACS Colloid and Surface Science Symposium, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA, June 21-24, 1998.
  98. Dambies, L., Yiacoumi, S., and Guibal, E., "Arsenic Removal by Molybdate-Impregnated Chitosan Beads," 72nd ACS Colloid and Surface Science Symposium, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA, June 21-24, 1998.
  99. Yiacoumi, S., Subramaniam, K., and Tsouris, C., "Stability of Colloidal Particles during Metal Ion Uptake from Aqueous Solutions," 72nd ACS Colloid and Surface Science Symposium, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA, June 21-24, 1998.
  100. Tsouris, C., Shin, W.-T., and Yiacoumi, S., "Ozonation Using Electrostatic Spraying," 72nd ACS Colloid and Surface Science Symposium, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA, June 21-24, 1998.
  101. Ying, T.-Y., Chin, C.J., Yiacoumi, S., Tsouris, C., and DePaoli, D.W., "High-Gradient Magnetic Filtration for Environmental Applications," Quadrangle Conference, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, January 30-February 1, 1998.
  102. Yiacoumi, S., Subramaniam, K., and Tsouris, C., "Effect of Sorption on Particle Flocculation Kinetics," Tenth Symposium on Separation Science and Technology for Energy Applications, Gatlinburg, TN, October 20-24, 1997.
  103. Yiacoumi, S., Ying, T.-Y., Chin, C.J., Lu, S.-C., Tsouris, C., DePaoli, D.W., Chattin, M.R., and Spurrier, M.A., "Magnetic-Seeding Filtration," Tenth Symposium on Separation Science and Technology for Energy Applications, Gatlinburg, TN, October 20-24, 1997.
  104. Yiacoumi, S., Subramaniam, K., and Tsouris, C., "Influence of Sorption Rates on Particle Flocculation Kinetics," 71st ACS Colloid and Surface Science Symposium, University of Delaware, Newark, DL, June 29-July 2, 1997.
  105. Yiacoumi, S., Ying, T.-Y., Lu, S.-C., Chin, C.J., and Tsouris, C., "Flocculation and Filtration of Paramagnetic Colloidal Particles," 71st ACS Colloid and Surface Science Symposium, University of Delaware, Newark, DL, June 29-July 2, 1997.
  106. Tsouris, C., Shin, W.-T., and Yiacoumi, S., "Formation of Microbubbles Using Electric Fields for Environmental Applications," 71st ACS Colloid and Surface Science Symposium, University of Delaware, Newark, DL, June 29-July 2, 1997.
  107. Chen, J., Yoon, J.-T., and Yiacoumi, S., "Sorption of Copper Ions from Aqueous Solutions by Activated Carbon and Biopolymers," 71st ACS Colloid and Surface Science Symposium, University of Delaware, Newark, DL, June 29-July 2, 1997.
  108. Ying, T.-Y., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Magnetically-Seeded Filtration of Colloidal Particles," Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Young Scientists’ Seminar Series, Chemical Technology Division, Oak Ridge, TN, June 1997.
  109. Chin C.J., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Particle Flocculation in Stirred Tanks," Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Young Scientists’ Seminar Series, Chemical Technology Division, Oak Ridge, TN, June 1997.
  110. Chen, J., and Yiacoumi, S., "Experimental and Modeling Studies of Metal Ion Sorption by Activated Carbon and Biopolymers," Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Young Scientists’ Seminar Series, Chemical Technology Division, Oak Ridge, TN, May 1997.
  111. Shin, W.-T., Burns, S.E., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Microbubbles Formed by Electric Fields and Current," AIChE Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL, November 10-15, 1996.
  112. Tsouris, C., DePaoli, D.W., and Yiacoumi, S., "Flocculation and Filtration of Paramagnetic Particles by Magnetic Fields," AIChE Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL, November 10-15, 1996.
  113. Chen, J., and Yiacoumi, S., "Sorption of Copper Ions from Aqueous Solutions by Biopolymers," AIChE Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL, November 10-15, 1996.
  114. Shin, W.-T., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Microbubbles Formed by Electric Fields," Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Young Scientists’ Seminar Series, Chemical Technology Division, Oak Ridge, TN, August 1996.
  115. Burns, S. E., and Yiacoumi, S., "Methods of Bubble Generation in Environmental Processes," Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Young Scientists’ Seminar Series, Chemical Technology Division, Oak Ridge, TN, August 1996.
  116. Yiacoumi, S., "Sorption Phenomena in Environmental Systems," Pennsylvania State University, College of Earth and Mineral Sciences, University Park, PA, August 1996.
  117. Tsouris, C., DePaoli, D.W., Shin, W.-T., and Yiacoumi, S., "Formation of Liquid-Liquid and Gas-Liquid Dispersions by Electric Fields," 70th ACS Colloid and Surface Science Symposium, Clarkson University, Potsdam, NY, June 16-19, 1996.
  118. Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Mechanism of Particle Flocculation by Magnetic Seeding," 70th ACS Colloid and Surface Science Symposium, Clarkson University, Potsdam, NY, June 16-19, 1996.
  119. Yiacoumi, S., Chen, J., and Tendeyong, F., "Uptake of Metal Ions from Aqueous Solutions by Biopolymers," Pulp and Paper Research Institute of Canada, Montreal, Canada, June 1996.
  120. Yiacoumi, S., "Sorption Calculations and Modeling in Environmental Systems," Georgia Institute of Technology, School of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Environmental Hydraulics and Water Resources Group, Atlanta, GA, March 1996.
  121. Shin, W.-T., Burns, S.E., Yiacoumi, S., and Tsouris, C., "Methods of Bubble Generation in Environmental Processes," Quadrangle Conference, Georgia Tech, Atlanta, GA, February 23-25, 1996.
  122. Rountree, D.A., and Yiacoumi, S., "Mechanism of Particle Flocculation by Magnetic Seeding," Quadrangle Conference, Georgia Tech, Atlanta, GA, February 23-25, 1996.
  123. Chen, J., Tendeyong, F., and Yiacoumi, S., "Sorption of Metal Ions Using Biopolymers," Quadrangle Conference, Georgia Tech, Atlanta, GA, February 23-25, 1996.
  124. Yiacoumi, S., Rountree, D.A., and Tsouris, C., "Particle Flocculation by Magnetic Seeding," AIChE Annual Meeting, Miami Beach, FL, November 12-17, 1995.
  125. Chen, J., and Yiacoumi, S., "Biosorption of Metal Ions from Aqueous Solutions," AIChE Annual Meeting, Miami Beach, FL, November 12-17, 1995.
  126. Tsouris, C., and Yiacoumi, S., "Particle Flocculation and Filtration by High-Gradient Magnetic Fields," Ninth Symposium on Separation Science and Technology for Energy Applications, Gatlinburg, TN, October 22-26, 1995.
  127. Chen, J., and Yiacoumi, S., "Biosorption of Metal Ions from Aqueous Solutions," Ninth Symposium on Separation Science and Technology for Energy Applications, Gatlinburg, TN, October 22-26, 1995.
  128. Tsouris, C., Yiacoumi, S., and Scott, T. C., "Magnetic Separation of Colloidal Paramagnetic Particles," AIChE Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA, November 12-18, 1994.
  129. Yiacoumi, S., and Tien, C., "A Model of Organic Solute Uptake from Aqueous Solutions by Soils," ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meetings, Seattle, WA, November 13-18, 1994. (Invited Presentation)
  130. Yiacoumi, S., Tien, C., and Rao, A., "A Model of Organic Solute Uptake from Aqueous Solutions by Soils," AIChE Summer National Meeting, Denver, CO, August 14-17, 1994.
  131. Yiacoumi, S., "Sorption and Desorption Calculations for Natural Organic Matter (NOM)," Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Environmental Sciences Division, Oak Ridge, TN, August 1994.
  132. Yiacoumi, S., "Sorption Calculations and Modeling in Environmental Systems," Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Young Scientists’ Seminar Series, Chemical Technology Division, Oak Ridge, TN, July 1994.
  133. Yiacoumi, S., "Characterization and Adsorption Calculations of Solutions with Unknown Composition," Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Environmental Sciences Division, Oak Ridge, TN, June 1994.
  134. Yiacoumi, S., "Uptake of Metal Ions and Organic Compounds from Aqueous Solutions by Sorbents," Georgia Institute of Technology, School of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, Atlanta, GA, June 1994.
  135. Yiacoumi, S., "Uptake of Metal Ions and Organic Compounds from Aqueous Solutions by Sorbents," Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Chemical Technology Division, Oak Ridge, TN, April 1993.

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