Amid Khodadoust

Associate Professor of Environmental Engineering

Amid Khodadoust

Ph.D. Environmental Engineering (1997)
University of Cincinnati

Contact Information

Office: 2085 ERF
Phone: 312-996-3435
Fax: 312-996-2426
E-mail: akhodado@uic.edu
Research Laboratory
Publications

Research Interests

• Environmental separations technologies:
solid phase extraction, solvent extraction, green solvents

• Remediation of contaminated soils and sediments:
soil washing, soil flushing

• Biodegradation of PCBs in sediments:
enhanced reductive dechlorination with hydrogen

• Arsenic in fly ash:
leaching and adsorption of arsenic by subsurface soils

Research Laboratory

Environmental Technologies Laboratory

Separations technology
Treatment of contaminated soils and sediments

Publications

Selected Publications

Khodadoust, A. P., Narla, O., Chandrasekaran, S. (2007). "Cyclodextrin-Enhanced Extraction and Removal of 2,4-Dinitrotoluene from Contaminated Soils", Environmental Engineering Science, in press.

Khodadoust, A. P., Reddy, K. R., Narla, O. (2006). "Cyclodextrin-Enhanced Electrokinetic Remediation of 2,4-Dinitrotoluene Contaminated Soils", ASCE Journal of Environmental Engineering, 132(9), 1043-1050.

Khodadoust, A. P., Chandrasekaran, S., Dionysiou, D.D (2006). " Preliminary Assessment of Imidazolium-Based Room Temperature Ionic Liquids for Extraction of Organic Contaminants from Soils", Environmental Science & Technology, 40 (7), 2339-2345.

Lei, L., Bagchi, R., Khodadoust, A. P., Suidan, M. T., Tabak, H. H. (2006) "Bioavailability Prediction of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons in Field-Contaminated Sediment by Mild Extractions", ASCE Journal of Environmental Engineering, 132(3), 384-391.

Khodadoust, A. P., Reddy, K. R., Maturi, K. (2005). "Effect of Different Extraction Agents on Metal and Organic Contaminant Removal from A Field Soil", Journal of Hazardous Materials, 117(1), 15-24.

Khodadoust, A. P., Lei, L., Antia, J. E., Bagchi, R., Suidan, M. T., Tabak, H. H. (2005). "Adsorption of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons in Aged Harbor Sediments", ASCE Journal of Environmental Engineering, 131(3), 403-409.

Lei, L., Khodadoust, A. P., Suidan, M. T., Tabak, H. H. (2005). "Biodegradation of Sediment-Bound PAHs in Field Contaminated Sediment", Water Research, 39, 349-361.

Khodadoust, A. P., Reddy, K. R., Maturi, K. (2004). "Removal of Nickel and Phenanthrene from Kaolin Soil Using Different Extractants", Environmental Engineering Science, 21(6), 691-704.

Lei, L., Suidan, M. T., Khodadoust, A. P., Tabak, H. H. (2004) "Assessing the Bioavailability of PAHs in Field-Contaminated Sediment using XAD-2 Assisted Desorption", Environmental Science & Technology, 38(6), 1786-1793.

Tabak, H. H., Lazorchak, J. M., Lei, L., Khodadoust, A. P., Antia, J. E., Bagchi, R., and Suidan, M. T. (2003), "Studies on Bioremediation of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons-Contaminated Sediments: Bioavailability, Biodegradability, and Toxicity Issues", Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, 22, 473-482.

Koran, K. M., Suidan, M. T., Khodadoust, A. P., Sorial, G. A., Brenner, R. C. (2001). "Effectiveness of An Anaerobic Granular Activated Carbon Fluidized Bed Bioreactor to Treat Soil Wash Fluids - A Proposed Strategy for Remediating PCP/PAH Contaminated Soils", Water Research, 35(10), 2361-2370.

Khodadoust, A. P., Bagchi, R., Suidan, M. T., Brenner, R. C., Sellers, N. G. (2000). "Removal of PAHs from Highly Contaminated Soils Found at Prior Manufactured Gas Operations", Journal of Hazardous Materials, B80, 159-174.

Dionysiou, D. D., Khodadoust, A. P., Kern, A. M., Suidan, M. T., Baudin, I., Laine, J. (2000). "Continuous-Mode Photocatalytic Degradation of Chlorinated Phenols and Pesticides in Water using A Bench-Scale TiO2 Rotating Disk Reactor", Applied Catalysis B: Environmental, 24, 139-155.

Khodadoust, A. P., Suidan, M. T., Sorial, G. A., Dionysiou D. D., Brenner, R. C. (1999). "Desorption of Pentachlorophenol from Soil Using Mixed Solvents", Environmental Science &Technology, 33 (24), 4483-4491.

Khodadoust, A. P., Sorial, G., Wilson, G. J., Suidan, M. T., Griffiths, R. A., Brenner, R. C. (1999). Integrated System for Remediation of Contaminated Soils", ASCE Journal of Environmental Engineering, 125(11), 1033-1041.

Khodadoust, A. P., Suidan, M. T., Acheson, C. A., Brenner, R. C. (1999). "Solvent Extraction of Pentachlorophenol from Contaminated Soils Using Water-Ethanol Mixtures", Chemosphere, 38(11), 2681-2693.

Khodadoust, A. P., Suidan, M. T., Acheson, C. A., Brenner, R. C. (1999). "Remediation of Soils Contaminated with Wood Preserving Wastes: Crosscurrent and Countercurrent Solvent Washing", Journal of Hazardous Materials, 64(2), 167-179.

Koran, K. M., Suidan, M. T., Khodadoust, A. P., Sorial, G. A., Acheson, C. M., Brenner, R. C. (1998). "Anaerobic Treatment of Soil Wash Fluids from a Wood Preserving Site", Water Science and Technology, 38(7): 63-72.

Wilson, G. J., Khodadoust, A. P., Suidan, M.T., Brenner, R. C., (1997). "Anaerobic/Aerobic Biodegradation of Pentachlorophenol Using GAC Fluidized Bed Reactors", Water Science and Technology, 36(6-7), 107-115.

Khodadoust, A. P., Wagner, J. A., Suidan, M. T., Brenner, R. C. (1997). "Anaerobic Treatment of PCP in Fluidized-Bed GAC Bioreactors", Water Research, 31(7), 1776-1786.

Khodadoust, A. P., Wagner, J.A., Suidan, M.T., Safferman, S.I. (1994). "Solvent Washing of PCP Contaminated Soils with Anaerobic Treatment of Wash Fluids", Water Environment Research, 66(4), 692-697.

 
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