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2020

A comparison between chemical cleaning efficiency in lab-scale and full-scale reverse osmosis membranes: Role of extracellular polymeric substances (EPS)

Jafari, M., D'haese, A., Zlopasa, J., Cornelissen, E. R., Vrouwenvelder, J. S., Verbeken, K., Verliefde, A., van Loosdrecht, M. C. M. & Picioreanu, C., 15 Aug 2020, In : Journal of Membrane Science. 609, 9 p., 118189.

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Bacterial community dynamics and disinfection impact in cooling water systems

Pinel, I. S. M., Moed, D. H., Vrouwenvelder, J. S. & van Loosdrecht, M. C. M., 2020, In : Water Research. 172, 11 p., 115505.

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Biofouling control by phosphorus limitation strongly depends on the assimilable organic carbon concentration

Javier, L., Farhat, N. M., Desmond, P., Linares, R. V., Bucs, S., Kruithof, J. C. & Vrouwenvelder, J. S., 2020, In : Water Research. 183, 116051.

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Cartridge filter selection and replacement: Optimization of produced water quantity, quality, and cost

Farhat, N. M., Christodoulou, C., Placotas, P., Blankert, B., Sallangos, O. & Vrouwenvelder, J. S., 2020, In : Desalination. 473, 7 p., 114172.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of phosphate availability on biofilm formation in cooling towers

Pinel, I. S. M., Kim, L. H., Proença Borges, V. R., Farhat, N. M., Witkamp, G. J., van Loosdrecht, M. C. M. & Vrouwenvelder, J. S., 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Biofouling.

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Flow field in fouling spiral wound reverse osmosis membrane modules using MRI velocimetry

Bristow, N. W., Vogt, S. J., O'Neill, K. T., Vrouwenvelder, J. S., Johns, M. L. & Fridjonsson, E. O., 2020, In : Desalination. 491, 9 p., 114508.

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Imaging of membrane concentration polarization by NaCl using 23Na nuclear magnetic resonance

Zargar, M., Ujihara, R., Vogt, S. J., Vrouwenvelder, J. S., Fridjonsson, E. O. & Johns, M. L., 2020, In : Journal of Membrane Science. 600, 6 p., 117868.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Minimum net driving temperature concept for membrane distillation

Blankert, B., Vrouwenvelder, J. S., Witkamp, G. J. & Ghaffour, N., 2020, In : Membranes. 10, 5, 12 p., 100.

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Online characterization of bacterial processes in drinking water systems

Farhat, N., Kim, L. H. & Vrouwenvelder, J. S., 2020, In : npj Clean Water. 3, 1, 7 p., 16.

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Organic composition in feed solution of forward osmosis membrane systems has no impact on the boron and water flux but reduces scaling

Kim, L. H., Bucs, S. S., Witkamp, G. J. & Vrouwenvelder, J. S., 2020, In : Journal of Membrane Science. 611, 11 p., 118306.

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2019

ATP measurement in seawater reverse osmosis systems: Eliminating seawater matrix effects using a filtration-based method

Abushaban, A., Salinas-Rodriguez, S. G., Mangal, M. N., Mondal, S., Goueli, S. A., Knezev, A., Vrouwenvelder, J. S., Schippers, J. C. & Kennedy, M. D., 1 Mar 2019, In : Desalination. 453, p. 1-9 9 p.

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Hydrodynamic flow transition dynamics in a spacer filled filtration channel using direct numerical simulation

Qamar, A., Bucs, S., Picioreanu, C., Vrouwenvelder, J. & Ghaffour, N., 2019, In : Journal of Membrane Science. 590, 12 p., 117264.

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4 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of membrane biofouling in the sequential development of performance indicators: Feed channel pressure drop, permeability, and salt rejection

Siebdrath, N., Farhat, N., Ding, W., Kruithof, J. & Vrouwenvelder, J. S., 2019, In : Journal of Membrane Science. 585, p. 199-207

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6 Citations (Scopus)

Insignificant impact of chemotactic responses of Pseudomonas aeruginosa on the bacterial attachment to organic pre-conditioned RO membranes

Kim, L. H. & Vrouwenvelder, J. S., 2019, In : Membranes. 9, 12, 162.

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Pilot-scale assessment of urea as a chemical cleaning agent for biofouling control in spiral-wound reverse osmosis membrane elements

Sanawar, H., Bucs, S. S., Pot, M. A., Zlopasa, J., Farhat, N. M., Witkamp, G. J., Kruithof, J. C., van Loosdrecht, M. C. M. & Vrouwenvelder, J. S., 2019, In : Membranes. 9, 9, 117.

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Role of feed water biodegradable substrate concentration on biofouling: Biofilm characteristics, membrane performance and cleanability

Farhat, N. M., Javier, L., Van Loosdrecht, M. C. M., Kruithof, J. C. & Vrouwenvelder, J. S., 2019, In : Water Research. 150, p. 1-11

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8 Citations (Scopus)
2018

Application of monochloramine for wastewater reuse: Effect on biostability during transport and biofouling in RO membranes

Farhat, NM., Loubineaud, E., Prest, E., El Chakhtoura, J., Salles, C., Bucs, S., Trampe, J., van den Broek, WBP., van Agtmaal, J., van Loosdrecht, M. C. M., Kruithof, J. C. & Vrouwenvelder, H., 2018, In : Journal of Membrane Science. 551, p. 243-253 11 p.

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10 Citations (Scopus)

A uniform bacterial growth potential assay for different water types

Farhat, N., Hammes, F., Prest, E. & Vrouwenvelder, J., 1 Oct 2018, In : Water Research. 142, p. 227-235

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10 Citations (Scopus)

Biofouling of Membrane Systems

van Loosdrecht, M. C. M., Kruithof, J. C., Bucs, S. & Vrouwenvelder, H., 2018, International Water Association (IWA). 330 p.

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Characterization of the bacterial community in shower water before and after chlorination

Peters, M. C. F. M., Keuten, M. G. A., Knezev, A., Van Loosdrecht, M. C. M., Vrouwenvelder, J. S., Rietveld, L. C. & de Kreuk, M. K., 2018, In : Journal of Water and Health. 16, 2, p. 233-243 11 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Earth’s field MRI for the non-invasive detection of fouling in spiral-wound membrane modules in pressure vessels during operation

Ujihara, R., Fridjonsson, E. O., Bristow, N. W., Vogt, S. J., Bucs, S. S., Vrouwenvelder, J. S. & Johns, M. L., 2018, In : Desalination and Water Treatment: science and engineering. 135, p. 16-24

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3 Citations (Scopus)

Enhanced biofilm solubilization by urea in reverse osmosis membrane systems

Sanawar, H., Pinel, I., Farhat, N. M., Bucs, S. S., Zlopasa, J., Kruithof, J. C., Witkamp, G. J., van Loosdrecht, M. C. M. & Vrouwenvelder, J. S., 2018, In : Water Research X. 1, 10 p., 100004.

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Fouling resilient perforated feed spacers for membrane filtration

Kerdi, S., Qamar, A., Vrouwenvelder, J. S. & Ghaffour, N., 2018, In : Water Research. 140, p. 211-219

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24 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of Distribution and Network Flushing on the Drinking Water Microbiome

El-Chakhtoura, J., Saikaly, P. E., van Loosdrecht, M. C. M. & Vrouwenvelder, J. S., 2018, In : Frontiers in Microbiology. 9, 12 p., 2205.

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Polyelectrolyte-based sacrificial protective layer for fouling control in RO desalination

Son, M., Yang, W., Bucs, S., Nava-Ocampo, M. F., Vrouwenvelder, J. & Logan, B. E., 2018, In : Environmental Science and Technology Letters. 5, 9, p. 584-590

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7 Citations (Scopus)

Review on strategies for biofouling mitigation in spiral wound membrane systems

Bucs, S., Farhat, NM., Kruithof, J. C., Picioreanu, C., van Loosdrecht, M. C. M. & Vrouwenvelder, H., 2018, In : Desalination. 434, p. 189-197 8 p.

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26 Citations (Scopus)

Simultaneous phosphorous and nitrogen recovery from source-separated urine: A novel application for fertiliser drawn forward osmosis

Volpin, F., Chekli, L., Phuntsho, S., Cho, J., Ghaffour, N., Vrouwenvelder, J. S. & Kyong Shon, H., 2018, In : Chemosphere. 203, p. 482-489

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24 Citations (Scopus)

The membrane fouling simulator: Development, application, and early-warning of biofouling in RO treatment

Kim, L. H., Nava-Ocampo, M., van Loosdrecht, M. C. M., Kruithof, J. C. & Vrouwenvelder, J. S., 2018, In : Desalination and Water Treatment. 126, p. 1-23

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2017

Applicability of short-term accelerated biofouling studies to predict long-term biofouling in reverse osmosis membrane systems

Sanawar, H., Siddiqui, A., Bucs, S. S., Farhat, N. M., van Loosdrecht, M. C. M., Kruithof, J. C. & Vrouwenvelder, J. S., Nov 2017, In : Desalination and Water Treatment: science and engineering (online). 97, p. 72-78 7 p.

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Application of DBNPA dosage for biofouling control in spiral wound membrane systems

Siddiqui, A., Pinel, I., Prest, E. I., Bucs, S. S., van Loosdrecht, M. C. M., Kruithof, J. C. & Vrouwenvelder, J. S., 1 Mar 2017, In : Desalination and Water Treatment: science and engineering (online). 68, p. 12-22 11 p.

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8 Citations (Scopus)

Aquaporin based biomimetic membrane in forward osmosis: Chemical cleaning resistance and practical operation

Li, Z., Valladares Linares, R., Bucs, S., Fortunato, L., Hélix-Nielsen, C., Vrouwenvelder, J. S., Ghaffour, N., Leiknes, T. O. & Amy, G. L., 2017, In : Desalination. 420, p. 208-215 8 p.

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33 Citations (Scopus)

Biofouling in capillary and spiral wound membranes facilitated by marine algal bloom

Villacorte, L. O., Ekowati, Y., Calix-Ponce, H. N., Kisielius, V., Kleijn, J. M., Vrouwenvelder, J. S., Schippers, J. C. & Kennedy, M. D., 2017, In : Desalination. 424, p. 74-84 11 p.

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Biofouling patterns in spacer-filled channels: High-resolution imaging for characterization of heterogeneous biofilms

Staal, M., Farhat, N., Van Loosdrecht, M. & Vrouwenvelder, J., 1 Jun 2017, In : Desalination and Water Treatment: science and engineering (online). 80, p. 1-10 10 p.

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Characterization of feed channel spacer performance using geometries obtained by X-ray computed tomography

Haaksman, V. A., Siddiqui, A., Schellenberg, C., Kidwell, J., Vrouwenvelder, J. S. & Picioreanu, C., 15 Jan 2017, In : Journal of Membrane Science. 522, p. 124-139 16 p.

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28 Citations (Scopus)

Coating of reverse osmosis membranes with amphiphilic copolymers for biofouling control

Bucs, S. S., Linares, R. V., Farhat, N., Matin, A., Khan, Z., Van Loosdrecht, M. C. M., Yang, R., Wang, M., Gleason, K. K., Kruithof, J. C. & Vrouwenvelder, J. S., 1 Mar 2017, In : Desalination and Water Treatment: science and engineering (online). 68, p. 1-11 11 p.

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Eukaryotic community diversity and spatial variation during drinking water production (by seawater desalination) and distribution in a full-scale network

Belila, A., El-Chakhtoura, J., Saikaly, P. E., Van Loosdrecht, M. C. M. & Vrouwenvelder, J. S., 1 Jan 2017, In : Environmental Science: Water Research & Technology. 3, 1, p. 92-105 14 p.

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4 Citations (Scopus)

Flow cytometric bacterial cell counts challenge conventional heterotrophic plate counts for routine microbiological drinking water monitoring

van Nevel, S., Koetzsch, S., Proctor, C. R., Besmer, M. D., Prest, E. I., Vrouwenvelder, J. S., Knezev, A., Boon, N. & Hammes, F., 15 Apr 2017, In : Water Research. 113, p. 191-206 16 p.

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Porosity of spacer-filled channels in spiral-wound membrane systems: Quantification methods and impact on hydraulic characterization

Siddiqui, A., Lehmann, S., Haaksman, V., Ogier, J., Schellenberg, C., van Loosdrecht, M. C. M., Kruithof, J. C. & Vrouwenvelder, J. S., 1 Aug 2017, In : Water Research. 119, p. 304-311 8 p.

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Predicting the impact of feed spacer modification on biofouling by hydraulic characterization and biofouling studies in membrane fouling simulators

Siddiqui, A., Lehmann, S., Bucs, S. S., Fresquet, M., Fel, L., Prest, E. I. E. C., Ogier, J., Schellenberg, C., van Loosdrecht, M. C. M., Kruithof, J. C. & Vrouwenvelder, J. S., 1 Mar 2017, In : Water Research. 110, p. 281-287 7 p.

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21 Citations (Scopus)

QMRA of an indoor swimming pool: Chlorination versus UV-based treatment (PPT)

Peters, M., Keuten, M., de Kreuk, M., Vrouwenvelder, H., Rietveld, L. & Medema, G., 2017. 18 p.

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Recent Developments in Forward Osmosis Processes

Valladares Linares, R. (ed.), Li, Z. (ed.), Menachem, E. (ed.), Amy, G. L. (ed.) & Vrouwenvelder, H. (ed.), 2017, International Water Association (IWA). 404 p.

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Spatially-resolved in-situ quantification of biofouling using optical coherence tomography (OCT) and 3D image analysis in a spacer filled channel

Fortunato, L., Bucs, S., Linares, R. V., Cali, C., Vrouwenvelder, J. S. & Leiknes, T. O., 15 Feb 2017, In : Journal of Membrane Science. 524, p. 673-681 9 p.

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33 Citations (Scopus)
2016

A systematic approach for the assessment of bacterial growth-controlling factors linked to biological stability of drinking water in distribution systems

Prest, E. I., Hammes, F., Kötzsch, S., Van Loosdrecht, M. C. M. & Vrouwenvelder, J. S., 1 Aug 2016, In : Water Science and Technology: Water Supply. 16, 4, p. 865-880 16 p.

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18 Citations (Scopus)

Bacterial community structure and variation in a full-scale seawater desalination plant for drinking water production

Belila, A., El Chakhtoura, J., Otaibi, N., Muyzer, G., Gonzalez-Gil, G., Saikaly, PE., van Loosdrecht, MCM. & Vrouwenvelder, JS., 2016, In : Water Research. 94, p. 62-72 11 p.

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40 Citations (Scopus)

Biofouling in forward osmosis systems: An experimental and numerical study

Bucs, S. S., Valladares Linares, R., Vrouwenvelder, J. S. & Picioreanu, C., 1 Dec 2016, In : Water Research. 106, p. 86-97 12 p.

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24 Citations (Scopus)

Biological stability of drinking water: Controlling factors, methods, and challenges

Prest, EIED., Hammes, F., van Loosdrecht, MCM. & Vrouwenvelder, JS., 2016, In : Frontiers in Microbiology. 7, art.nr. 45, p. 1-24

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Development and characterization of 3D-printed feed spacers for spiral wound membrane systems

Siddiqui, A., Farhat, N., Bucs, SS., Valladares Linares, R., Picioreanu, C., Kruithof, JC., van Loosdrecht, MCM., Kidwell, J. & Vrouwenvelder, JS., 2016, In : Water Research. 91, p. 55-67

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37 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of water temperature on biofouling development in reverse osmosis membrane systems

Farhat, N. M., Vrouwenvelder, J. S., Van Loosdrecht, M. C. M., Bucs, S. S. & Staal, M., 15 Oct 2016, In : Water Research. 103, p. 149-159 11 p.

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20 Citations (Scopus)