Water, Health, and Food Security

Azage, M., A. Kumie, A. Worku, and A.C. Bagtzoglou, 2015, “Childhood Diarrhea Exhibits Spatiotemporal Variation in Northwest Ethiopia: A SaTScan Spatial Statistical Analysis”, PLOS ONE, 10(12): DOI 10.1371/ journal.pone.0144690.

Azage, M., A. Kumie, A. Worku, and A.C. Bagtzoglou, 2016, “Childhood Diarrhea in High and Low Hotspot Districts of Amhara Region, Northwest Ethiopia: A Multilevel Modeling”, Journal of Health, Population and Nutrition, 35(13): DOI 10.1186/s41043-016-0052-2.

Butler, E., Silva, A., Horton, K., Rom, Z., Chwatko, M., Havasov, A., McCutcheon, J.R. “Point of Use Water Treatment with Forward Osmosis for Emergency Relief”, Desalination 312, 2013, 23-30.

“A new approach to social resilience through landscape architecture,”

Hossain, F., A.C. Bagtzoglou, N. Nahar and M.D. Hossain, 2006, “Statistical Characterization of Arsenic Contamination in Shallow Wells of Western Bangladesh”, Hydrological Processes, 20(7): 1497-1510.

Hossain, F., J. Hill, and A.C. Bagtzoglou, 2007, “Geostatistically Based Zonal Management of Arsenic Contaminated Ground Water in Shallow Wells of Bangladesh”, Water Resources Management, 21(7): 1245-1261.

McGinnis, R.L., Reimund, K.K., Ren, J., Xia, L., Chowdhury, M.R., Sun, X, Abril, M., Moon, J.D., Merrick, M.M., Park, J., Stevens, K.A., McCutcheon, J.R., Freeman, B.D., “Large scale polymeric carbon nanotube membranes with sub-1.27 nm pores”, Science Advances 4, 2018, e1700938.

Mellor, J., Abebe, L., Ehdaie, B., Dillingham, R., & Smith, J. (2014). Modeling the sustainability of a ceramic water filter intervention. Water research, 49, 286-299.

Mellor, J., Kumpel, E., Ercumen, A., & Zimmerman, J. (2016). Systems Approach to Climate, Water, and Diarrhea in Hubli-Dharwad, India. Environmental science & technology, 50(23), 13042-13051.

Mellor, J. E., Smith, J. A., Learmonth, G. P., Netshandama, V. O., & Dillingham, R. A. (2012). Modeling the complexities of water, hygiene, and health in Limpopo Province, South Africa. Environmental science & technology, 46(24), 13512-13520.

Xia, L., Andersen, M.F., Nielsen, C.H., McCutcheon, J.R., “Novel Commercial Aquaporin Flat-sheet Membrane for Forward Osmosis”, Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research 56, 2017, 11919-11925.

Kirchhoff CJ, Lara-Valencia F, Brugger J, Mussetta P, Pineda-Pablos N. 2016. Towards joint consideration of adaptive capacity and water security: Lessons from the arid Americas, Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability, 21: 22-28.

Kalcic M, Kirchhoff CJ, Bosch N, Muenich R, Murray M, Gardner J, Scavia D. 2016. Engaging Stakeholders to Define Feasible and Desirable Agricultural Conservation in Western Lake Erie Watersheds. Environmental Science & Technology, 50(15), 8135-8145.


Community Planning, Resilience, and Justice for a Changing Environment

Azage, M., A. Kumie, A. Worku, A.C. Bagtzoglou, and E.N. Anagnostou, 2017, “Effect of Climatic Variability on Childhood Diarrhea and its High Risk Periods in Northwestern Parts of Ethiopia”, PLOS ONE, 12(10): DOI 10.1371/journal.pone.0186933.

Hossain, F., J. Hill, and A.C. Bagtzoglou, 2009, “Zonal Management of Arsenic Contaminated Ground Water in Northwestern Bangladesh”, Journal of Environmental Management, 90(12): 3721-3729.

Kirchhoff CJ, Dilling L. 2016. The role of U.S. states in facilitating effective water governance under stress and change, Water Resources Research, 52(4), 2951-2964.

Mellor, J.E., Levy, K., Zimmerman, J., Elliott, M., Bartram, J., Carlton, E., Clasen, T., Dillingham, R., Eisenberg, J., Guerrant, R. and Lantagne, D., 2016. Planning for climate change: The need for mechanistic systems-based approaches to study climate change impacts on diarrheal diseases. Science of the Total Environment, 548, pp.82-90.

Musayev, S., Burgess, E., & Mellor, J. (2018). A global performance assessment of rainwater harvesting under climate change. RESOURCES CONSERVATION AND RECYCLING, 132(1), 62-70.

Xue, Z., M. Gebremichael, M.L. Weldu, R. Ahmad, and A.C. Bagtzoglou, 2011, “Impact of Temperature and Precipitation on Propagation of Intestinal Schistosomiasis in an Irrigated Region in Ethiopia: Suitability of Satellite Datasets”, Tropical Medicine and International Health, 16(9): 1104-1111.


Engineering Education and Accessibility Rights

Burkey, Daniel D., and Michael F. Young. “Work-in-Progress: A’Cards Against Humanity’-style Card Game for In-creasing Engineering Students’ Awareness of Ethical Issues in the Profession.” American Society for Engineering Education. Link.

Shareen Hertel and Allison MacKay, “Engineering and Human Rights: Teaching Across the Divide,” Business and Human Rights Journal 1, 1 (January 2016): 159-164.


Engineering Substances and Process Sustainability


Cybersecurity, Privacy, and Human Vulnerability


Product Design, Manufacturing, and Supply Chain Management