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Plata, S.L.; Childress, A.E.; McCurry, D.L. Minimizing N-Nitrosodimethylamine Formation during Disinfection of Blended Seawater and Wastewater Effluent. Submitted 


Shi, J.L.; Kim, E.; Cardosa, G.B.; McCurry, D.L. Chloramination of Nitromethane: Incomplete Chlorination and Unexpected Substitution Reaction. Environmental Science and Technology, 2023, In Press,

(Invited contribution for special issue on Oxidative Water Treatment)

Psoras, A.W.; McCoy, S.W.; Reber, K.P.; McCurry, D.L.; Sivey, J.D. Ipso substitution of aromatic bromine in chlorinated waters: Impacts on trihalomethane formation. Environmental Science and Technology, 2023, In Press.


Kim, E.; Cardosa, G.B.; Stanley, K.E.; Williams, T.J.; McCurry, D.L. Out of Thin Air? Catalytic Oxidation of Trace Aqueous Aldehydes with Ambient Dissolved Oxygen. Environmental Science and Technology, 2022, 56, 8756-8764


Lim, S.; #Shi, J.L.; von Gunten, U.; McCurry, D.L. Ozonation of Organic Compounds in Water and Wastewater: A Critical Review. Water Research, 2022, 213, 118053. (# = equal contributions)


Kim, E.; Driessen, O.M.; McCurry, D.L.; Sivey, J.D. Intermural, Online Research Group Meetings as Professional Development Tools for Undergraduate, Graduate, and Postdoctoral Trainees. Environmental Engineering Science, 2022, 39 (2), DOI:

Harb, M.; Zarei-Baygi, A.; Wang, P.; BouNehme Sawaya, C.; McCurry, D.L.; Stadler, L.B.; Smith, A.L. Antibiotic transformation and associated microbial activity in an anaerobic membrane bioreactor. Environmental Research2021, 200, 111456.


Shi, J.L.; Plata, S.L.; *Kleimans, M.; Childress, A.E.; McCurry, D.L. Formation and Fate of Nitromethane in Ozone-Based Water Reuse Processes. Environmental Science and Technology, 202155, 6281-6289.


Choe, J.K.; Hua, L.-C.; Komaki, Y.; Simpson, A.M.-A.; McCurry, D.L.; Mitch, W.A. Evaluation of Histidine Reactivity and Byproduct Formation during Peptide Chlorination, Environmental Science and Technology202155, 1790-1799.

#Hua, L.C.; #Kim, E.; McCurry, D.L.; Huang, C.; Mitch, W.A. Novel Chlorination Byproducts of Tryptophan: Initial High-Yield Transformation Products Versus Small Molecule DBPs. Environmental Science and Technology Letters, 2020, 7, 149-155. # = equal contributions


Shi, J.L.; McCurry, D.L. Transformation of N-methylamine Drugs during Wastewater Ozonation: Formation of Nitromethane, an Efficient Precursor to Halonitromethanes. Environmental Science and Technology, 2020, 54, 2182-2191.


McKenna, E.; Thompson, K.; Taylor-Edmonds, L.; McCurry, D.L.; Hanigan, D. Summation of Disinfection By-product CHO Cell Relative Toxicity Indices: Sampling Bias, Uncertainty, and a Path Forward. Environmental Science: Processes & Impacts, 2020, Accepted. DOI: 10.1039/c9em00468h

Krasner, S.W.; Westerhoff, P.; Mitch, W.A.; Hanigan, D.; McCurry, D.L.; von Gunten, U. Behavior of NDMA Precursors at 21 Full-Scale Water Treatment Facilities. Environmental Science: Water Research and Technology, 20184, 1966-1978.

Huang, M.E.; Huang, S.; McCurry, D.L. Re-Examining the Role of Dichloramine in High-Yield N-Nitrosodimethylamine Formation from N,N-Dimethyl-α-arylamines. Environmental Science and Technology Letters20185, 154-159. 

McCurry, D.L.; Ishida, K.P.; Oelker, G.L.; Mitch, W.A. Reverse Osmosis Shifts Chloramine Speciation Causing Re-Formation of NDMA during Potable Reuse of Wastewater. Environmental Science and Technology201751, 8589-8596.

McCurry, D.L., Krasner, S.W., Mitch, W.A. Control of Nitrosamines During Non-Potable and de Facto Wastewater Reuse with Medium Pressure Ultraviolet Light and Preformed Monochloramine. Environmental Science: Water Research and Technology, 2016, 2, 502-510.

McCurry, D.L., Quay, A.N., Mitch, W.A. Ozone Promotes Chloropicrin Formation by Oxidizing Amines to Nitro Compounds. Environmental Science and Technology, 2016, 50, 1209–1217.

Chuang, Y.H., McCurry, D.L., Tung, H.H., Mitch, W.A. Formation Pathways and Tradeoffs Between Haloacetamides and Haloacetaldehydes During Combined Chlorination and Chloramination of Lignin Phenols and Natural Waters. Environmental Science and Technology, 2015, 49, 14432-14440.

McCurry, D.L., Krasner, S.K., von Gunten, U.; Mitch, W.A. Determinants of Disinfectant Pretreatment Efficacy for Nitrosamine Control in Chloraminated Drinking Water. Water Research, 2015, 84, 161-170.

McCurry, D.L., Bear, S.E., Bae, J., Sedlak, D.L., McCarty, P.L., Mitch, W.A. Superior Removal of Disinfection Byproduct Precursors and Pharmaceuticals from Wastewater in a Staged Anaerobic Fluidized Membrane Bioreactor Compared to Activated Sludge. Environmental Science and Technology Letters, 2014, 1, 459-464  (Top-five accessed article, October 2014)

Krasner, S.W., Mitch, W.A., McCurry, D.L., Hanigan, D., Westerhoff, P. Formation, precursors, control, and occurrence of nitrosamines in drinking water: A review. Water Research, 2013, 47, 4433-4450

Sivey, J.D., Howell, S.C., Bean, D.J., McCurry, D.L., Mitch, W.A., and Wilson, C.J. Role of lysine during protein modification by HOCl and HOBr: halogen-transfer agent or sacrificial antioxidant? Biochemistry, 2013, 52, 1260-1271

Pressman, J.G., McCurry, D.L., Parvez, S., Teuschler, L.K., Rice, G.E., Miltner, R.J., Speth, T.F. Validation of Disinfection Byproduct Formation in Reverse-Osmosis Concentrated and Lyophilized Natural Organic Matter. Water Research, 2012, 46, (16), 5343-5354

McCurry, D.L., Speth, T.F., Pressman, J.G. Lyophilization and Reconstitution of Reverse-Osmosis Concentrated Natural Organic Matter from a Drinking Water Source. Journal of Environmental Engineering, 2012, 138 (4), 402-410

Nadagouda, M.N., Pressman, J. White, C., Speth, T.F., McCurry, D.L. Novel thermally stable poly(vinyl chloride) composites for sulfate removal. Journal of Hazardous Materials, 2011, 188, 19-25

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