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Peer-Reviewed Publications

    1. Gadhamshetty, V, Gude, V.G., and Nirmalakhandan, N (2014). Thermal energy storage for energy production and water desalination in power plants. Energy (In Press)
    2. Gude, V.G., Kokabian, K., and Gadhamshetty, V* (2013). Beneficial Bioelectrochemical Systems for production of energy, water, and Biomass production. Journal of Microbial and Biotechnology, S6: 005
    3. Krishnamurthy, A., Gadhamshetty, V., Mukherjee, R., Chen, Z., Ren, W., Cheng, H-M., Koratkar, N., and Passivation of Microbial Corrosion Using Graphene Coating, Carbon (2013), 56, 45-49 (Selected as Editor’s Pick)
    4. Gadhamshetty, V*, Belanger, D., Jeanne, C., Cummings, A., and Hynes, A (2013). Evaluation of Laminaria-based microbial fuel cells (LbMs) for electricity production. Bioresource Technology, 127, 378-385.
    5. J. Roy, C. Lau, A. Falase, P. Chellamuthu, R. Ramasamy, V. Gadhamshetty, G. Wanger, Y. Gorby, K. Nealson, O. Bretschger, G.R. Johnson, & P. Atanassov (2012) . A study of the flavin response by Shewanella cultures in carbon-limited environments. Royal Society of Chemistry Advances 2, 26 (2012), 10020-10027
    6. Gadhamshetty, V, and Koratkar, N (2012). Nano-Engineered Biocatalyst-Electrode Structures for Next Generation Microbial Fuel Cells. Nano Energy, 1, 3-5
    7. Perera, K.R.J, Ketheesan, B, Gadhamshetty, V, and Nirmalakhandan, N (2012). Modeling and Simulation of Net Energy Gain by Dark Fermentation. International Journal of Hydrogen Energy. 37, 2267-2272
    8. Gadhamshetty, V., Sukumaran, A., Khandan, N.N (2011). Review on Photoparameters in Photofermentative biohydrogen production. Critical reviews in Environment Science & Technology. 41(1), 1-51
    9. Perera, K.R.J, Ketheesan, B, Gadhamshetty, V, and Nirmalakhandan, N. (2011). Fermentative biohydrogen production: Evaluation of Net Energy Gain. International Journal of Hydrogen Energy. 35, 12224-12223
    10. Upadhyayula, V.K.K., and Gadhamshetty, V (2010). Appreciation the role of Carbon Nanotube composites in preventing biofouling and promoting biofilms on material surfaces in Environmental Engineering. Biotechnology Advances. 28, 802-816. (Five years Impact Factor: 9.038)
    11. Gadhamshetty*, V., Khandan, N.N et al. (2010). Modeling dark fermentation for biohydrogen production: ADM1 vs. Gompertz equation. International Journal of Hydrogen Energy. 35, 479-490
    12. Gadhamshetty*, V., Johnson, D.C., Khandan, N.N., Smith, G. (2009) Feasibility of biohydrogen production at low temperatures in unbuffered reactors. International Journal of Hydrogen Energy. 34, 3, 1233-1243
    13. Ramaraja, P. R. Gadhamshetty, V., Johnson, G. (2009). Impedance spectroscopy as a Tool for Non-Intrusive Detection of Extracellular mediators in microbial fuel cells. Biotechnology & Bioengineering. 104, 5, 882-891 (Spotlight Article)
    14. Gadhamshetty, V*., Johnson, D.C., Khandan, N.N., Smith, G. , Shuguang, D. (2009) Dark and acidic conditions for fermentative hydrogen production. International Journal of Hydrogen Energy., 34,3, 821-826
    15. Gadhamshetty, V., Sukumaran, A., Khandan, N.N., Myint, M. (2008). Photofermentation of malate for biohydrogen production- A modeling approach. International Journal of Hydrogen energy., 33, 9, 2138-2146
    16. Gadhamshetty, V., Khandan, N.N., Myint, M., and Ricketts, C. (2005). Improving Air-Cooled Condenser Performance in Combined Cycle Power Plants, ASCE. Journal of Energy Engineering. 132, 2, 81-88
    17. J. McShannon, P. Hynes, N. Nirmalakhandan, & Gadhamshetty, V., et al. (2006). Gaining Retention & Achievement for Students Program (GRASP): A Faculty Development Program. ASCE. Journal of Professional Issues in Engineering Education and Practice.,132, 3, 204-208

Peer-Reviewed Conference Proceedings

    19. Gadhamshetty, V*, Willner, W., Hynes, A., and Nyman, M., (2013). Bioremediation of Benzidine Contaminants in Microbial Fuel Cells. Microbial Fuel Cells, Session E8, Second International Symposium on Bioremediation and Sustainable Environmental Technologies , June 10-13, Jacksonville, Florida.
    20. Gadhamshetty, V*, Krishnamoorthy, A, and Koratkar, N (2013). Microbial Fuel Cells as a Tool to Study Microbial Corrosion (Abstract 188). Environmental and Social Impacts from Biofuels and Other Biology-Based Alternative Energy Sources, Session E6, Second International Symposium on Bioremediation and Sustainable Environmental Technologies, June 10-13, Jacksonville, Florida.
    21. Gadhamshetty, V*, Willner, W., Hynes, A., and Nyman, M., (2013). Treatment of DCB congeners in microbial fuel cells for energy production. Bioenergy and Biofuels, Division of Energy and Fuels, American Chemical Society Meeting, April 7-11, 2013, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA .
    22. Gadhamshetty, V*, Krishnamoorthy, A, and Koratkar, N (2013). Application of graphene to obtain anti-corrosion metal electrodes in microbial fuel cells. Nanomaterials and Nanotechnology for Energy and Fuels, Division of Energy and Fuels, American Chemical Society Meeting, April 7-11, 2013, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA .
    23. Gadhamshetty, V*, Ramaraja, P. Ramasamy, and Johnson, R. Glenn (2013). A stack of Shewanella-based microbial fuel cells to obtain 1.1 V DC power source. Bioenergy and Biofuels, Division of Energy and Fuels, American Chemical Society Meeting, April 7-11, 2013, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA .
    24. Gadhamshetty, V*, Johnson, D, Nirmalakhandan, N, and Smith, G (2013). Easy method for hydrogen production at pH below 4.0. Bioenergy and Biofuels, Division of Energy and Fuels, American Chemical Society Meeting, April 7-11, 2013, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    25. Khandan, N.N, Gadhamshetty, V, Gude, V Thermal Energy Storage Systems for Utilizing Low-grade Waste Heat Sources. The 3rd IEEE International Conference on Sustainable Energy Technologies (ICSET’12), 2012
    26.Perera, K.R.J., Gadhamshetty, V., Khandan, N.N. Biohydrogen production from cattle manure. In proceedings of ASCE-EWRI conference on International Perspectives on Environmental & Water Resources, Bangkok, Thailand, January 2009
    27. Khandan, N.N, Gadhamshetty, V, Improving Combined Cycle Power Plant Performance in Arid Regions. In CD-ROM proceedings of 6th International Conference on Heat Transfer, Fluid Mechanics and Thermodynamics, Pretoria, South Africa, 2008
    28. Gadhamshetty, V., Johnson, C.D., Khandan, N.N., Smith, G., and Deng, S. Adapting ADM1 model in biohydrogen studies. In CD-ROM proceedings of Vth International Symposium on Anaerobic Digestion of Solid Wastes and Energy Crops Vth ISAD-SW&EC 2008 Hammamet, Tunisia, May 25 to 28, 2008
    29. Gadhamshetty, V., Johnson, C.D., Khandan, N.N., Smith, G., and Deng, S. Intermittent pressure release for enhanced biohydrogen production. In CD-ROM proceedings of Vth International Symposium on Anaerobic Digestion of Solid Wastes and Energy Crops Vth ISAD-SW&EC 2008 Hammamet, Tunisia, May 25 to 28, 2008
    30. Gadhamshetty, V., Khandan, N.N. Exergy analysis of Air-cooled Performance in Combined Cycle Power Plants. In CD-ROM proceedings of International Conference on Thermal Engineering and Application, Amman, Jordan, 2007
    32. GB Smith, N. Khandan, Z. Samani, S. Deng, M. Macias-Corral, V. Gadhamshetty, D. Johnson, M. Myint, A. Fierro-Lopez and C. Arrigo. La Produccion de Bioenergia (CH4, H2, e- ) Usando Residuos Organicos. In Proceedings of Bioenergy, 2007, Mexico

Peer-Reviewed Book Chapters

    33. Gadhamshetty, V., Khandan, N.N., Samir, K., and Glenn R. J (2010). Bioreactor design for Biofuel and Bioenergy production, ASCE, Ed., Samir Khanal, ASCE. Biofuel production from cellulosic and lignocellulosic wastes, ISBN: 9780784410899.
    34. Gadhamshetty, V., Rasika, P., Khandan, N.N., and. Johnson, C.D (2012). Fermentation systems towards hydrogen production, Nova Publishers. Advances in Energy Research (11), ISBN: 978-1-61942-825-6.
    35. Gadhamshetty, V (2013). Environmental Engineering Lessons, 101 Things I Learned in Engineering School, Ed., and Matthew Frederick. Grand Central Publishing (Due)

National and International Conference Platform Presentations

    1.Gadhamshetty, V*, Krishnamurthy, A., and Koratkar, N., Microbial Fuel Cells as a Tool to Study Microbial Corrosion. Environmental and Social Impacts from Biofuels and Other Biology-Based Alternative Energy (Session E6), Second International Symposium on Bioremediation and Sustainable Environmental Technologies, Battelle, June 10-13, 2013, Jacksonville, Florida, USA
    2. Gadhamshetty, V*, Willner, W., Hynes, A., and Nyman, M., Bioremediation of Benzidine Contaminants in Microbial Fuel Cells. Microbial Fuel Cells (Session E8), Second International Symposium on Bioremediation and Sustainable Environmental Technologies, Battelle, June 10-13, 2013, Jacksonville, Florida,USA
    3. Gadhamshetty, V*, Belanger, D., Fischbach, K., and Kilduff, C., Extracting electrons from food waste for drinking water treatment. Energy Recovery from Waste: Technological and Environmental Issues, Division of Environmental Chemistry, American Chemical Society Meeting, April 7-11, 2013, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    4. Gadhamshetty, V*, Belanger, D., Fischbach, K., and Kilduff, C., Bioelectrochemical reactor for energy production from food waste. Energy Recovery from Waste: Technological and Environmental Issues, Division of Environmental Chemistry, American Chemical Society Meeting, April 7-11, 2013, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    5. Gadhamshetty, V*, Willner, W., Hynes, A., and Nyman, M., Bioremediation of Hydrophobic Compounds for Energy Production. Energy Recovery from Waste: Technological and Environmental Issues, Division of Environmental Chemistry, American Chemical Society Meeting, April 7-11, 2013, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    6. Gadhamshetty, V* Thriving in Early-career in Environmental Engineering. Finding and Thriving in an Academic Career in Chemistry, Division of Chemical Education, American Chemical Society Meeting, April 7-11, 2013, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA (Invited Presentation)
    7. Gadhamshetty, V*, Ramaraja, P. Ramasamy, and Johnson, R. Glenn. A stack of Shewanella-based microbial fuel cells to obtain 1.1 V DC power source. Bioenergy and Biofuels, Division of Energy and Fuels, American Chemical Society Meeting, April 7-11, 2013, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    8. Gadhamshetty, V*, Krishnamurthy, A, and Koratkar, N. Application of graphene to obtain anti-corrosion metal electrodes in microbial fuel cells. Nanomaterials and Nanotechnology for Energy and Fuels, Division of Energy and Fuels, American Chemical Society Meeting, April 7-11, 2013, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    9. Gadhamshetty, V*, Johnson, D, Nirmalakhandan, N, and Smith, G. Easy method for hydrogen production at pH below 4.0. Bioenergy and Biofuels, Division of Energy and Fuels, American Chemical Society Meeting, April 7-11, 2013, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    10. Gadhamshetty, V*, Ramaraja, P. Ramasamy, and Johnson, R. Glenn (2013). A low temperature fuel cells stack for electricity production from organics. Bioenergy and Biofuels, Division of Energy and Fuels, SOLAR 2013 Conference, American Solar Energy Society April 17-19, 2013, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    11. Gadhamshetty, V*, Belanger, D, and Kilduff., C (2013). A low cost bioreactor module for simultaneous electricity production and treatment of food wastes. Bioenergy and Biofuels, Division of Energy and Fuels, SOLAR 2013 Conference, American Solar Energy Society April 17-19, 2013, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    12. Gadhamshetty, V*, Kilduff, J., Belanger, D., and Hynes, A (2013). A low-cost bio-electrochemical reactor for treatment of oxidized contaminants in drinking water.SOLAR 2013 Conference, American Solar Energy Society April 17-19, 2013,Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    13. Gadhamshetty, V*, Belanger, D., and Hynes, A (2013). Brown algae as the electron donor for electricity production in microbial fuel cells. National SOLAR 2013 Conference,American Solar Energy Society April 7-19, 2013, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    14. Gadhamshetty, V*, and Gude,V.G (2013). Applications of Thermal Energy Storage in Power Plants and Desalination Systems. National SOLAR 2013 Conference, American solar Energy Society April 7-19, 2013, Baltimore, Maryland, USA (Opening Remarks for Forum on Thermal Energy Storage)
    15. Gadhamshetty, V* (2013). Wastewater Treatment Infrastructure for energy production.National SOLAR 2013 Conference, American Solar Energy Society April 7-19, 2013, Baltimore, Maryland, USA (Opening Remarks for Forum on Sustainable water Infrastructure for bioenergy production)
    16. Gadhamshetty, V*, Ramaraja, P. Ramasamy, and Johnson, R. Glenn. Improved utilization of the anode in a microbial fuel cell stack: Shewanella oneidensis as a model biocatalyst. North American Meeting of the International Society for Microbial Electrochemistry and Technology, Ithaca, New York, USA October 9-10, 2012
    17. Gadhamshetty, V*., Johnson, D.C., Khandan, N.N., Smith, G (2012). Low pH Microbial Fuel Cell Systems. International Bioenergy & Bioproducts Conference, Technical Association of Pulp and Paper Industry, Savannah, Georgia, USA Oct 17, 19, 2012
    18. Khandan, N.N, Gadhamshetty, V, Gude, V Thermal Energy Storage Systems for Utilizing Low-grade Waste Heat Sources The 3rd IEEE International Conference on Sustainable Energy Technologies (ICSET’12), 2012, 27 September, Kathmandu, Nepal
    19. Gadhamshetty, V., Ramaraja P.R., Sizemore, S., Biffinger J., Ringeisen B., and Johnson, G.R. Gravity fed microbial fuel cells for electricity production. 238 ACS National meeting and Exposition, Aug 16-20, 2009, Washington, DC
    20. Gadhamshetty, V., Ramaraja P.R., Sizemore, S., Biffinger J., Ringeisen B., and Johnson, G.R. Gravity fed microbial fuel cells for energy conversion. AFRL/RXQ workshop, Airbase Divisions, Nov 12-14, 2008, Washington, DC
    21. Gadhamshetty, V., Johnson, C.D., Khandan, N.N., Smith, G., and Deng, S. Improving feasibility of dark fermentation systems. Vth International Symposium on Anaerobic Digestion of Solid Wastes and Energy Crops Vth ISAD-SW&EC 2008 Hammamet, Tunisia, May 25 to 28, 2008
    22. Gadhamshetty, V., Johnson, C.D., Khandan, N.N., Smith, G., and Deng, S. Adapting ADM1 model in biohydrogen studies. Vth International Symposium on Anaerobic Digestion of Solid Wastes and Energy Crops Vth ISAD-SW&EC 2008 Hammamet, Tunisia, May 25 to 28, 2008
    23. Gadhamshetty, V., Johnson, C.D., Khandan, N.N., Smith, G., and Deng, S. Intermittent pressure release for enhanced biohydrogen production. Vth International Symposium on Anaerobic Digestion of Solid Wastes and Energy Crops Vth ISAD-SW&EC 2008 Hammamet, Tunisia, May 25 to 28, 2008
    24. Gadhamshetty, V., Khandan, N.N. Exergy analysis of Air-cooled Performance in Combined Cycle Power Plants. In CD-ROM proceedings of International Conference on Thermal Engineering and Application, Amman, Jordan, 2007
    25. Khandan, N.N, Gadhamshetty, V, Mummaneni, A., Improving Combined Cycle Power Plant Performance in Arid Regions. In CD-ROM proceedings of 6th International Conference on Heat Transfer, Fluid Mechanics and Thermodynamics, Pretoria, South Africa, 2008
    26. GB Smith, N. Khandan, Z. Samani, S. Deng, M. Macias-Corral, V. Gadhamshetty, D. Johnson, M. Myint, A. Fierro-Lopez and C. Arrigo. La Produccion de Bioenergia (CH4, H2, e- ) Usando Residuos Organicos. In Proceedings of Bioenergy, 2007, Mexico
    27. Gadhamshetty, V., Khandan, N.N., Ricketts, C., and Myint, M. Water Conservation in Power Plants – Enhanced Air Cooled Condensers. Water Resources Research Institute Annual Water Conference, Soccoro, NM, Aug. 2004
    28. Gadhamshetty, V., Khandan, N.N., and Ricketts, C. Water Conservation in combined cycle Power Plants – A Simulation Approach. Graduate Research Arts & Symposium, Las Cruces, NM, April. 2005
    29. Gadhamshetty, V., Johnson, C.D., Khandan, N.N., Smith, G., and Deng, S. Temperature effects on H2 production in unstirred low pH (LpH) fermentation system. (Short Platform Presentation) IWA World Water Congress and Exhibition, Sep 7-12, 2008, Vienna, Austria
    30. Gadhamshetty, V., Johnson, C.D., Khandan, N.N., Smith, G., and Deng, S. Critical aspects of fermentative hydrogen production with mixed cultures. (Short Platform Presentation) IWA World Water Congress and Exhibition, Sep 7-12, 2008, Vienna,Austria
    31. Perera, K.R.J, Ketheesan, B, Gadhamshetty, V, and Nirmalakhandan, N., “Biohydrogen Production from Cattle Manure”, presented at An International Perspective on Environmental and Water Resources Conference, Bangkok, Thailand, January 5-7, 2009

National and International Conference Poster Presentations

    32. Belanger, D., Fischbach, K., Krishnamoorthy, A., Hynes, A., Kilduff, J*., and Gadhamshetty, V*. Drinking Water Treatment powered by Microbes. A Fuel Cell Turns Poop into Electric Power (Microbial Fuel Cell Reactor Design for Drinking Water Treatment), 9th Annual EPA P3 competition, Washington, DC, April 2013 (A 2-day poster presentation for public)
    33. Gadhamshetty, V*, Willner, W., Hynes, A., and Nyman, M., Microbial Fuel Cells as a Tool for Education. Undergraduate Research Posters, Division of Chemical Education, American Chemical Society Meeting, April 7-11, 2013, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    34. Gadhamshetty, V*, Willner, W., Hynes, A., and Nyman, M., Bioremediation of Hydrophobic Compounds for Energy Production. Energy Recovery from Waste: Technological and Environmental Issues, Division of Environmental Chemistry, American Chemical Society Meeting, April 7-11, 2013, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA (Invited for Sci-mix poster session)
    35. Gadhamshetty, V*, Johnson, D, Nirmalakhandan, N, and Smith, G. Easy method for hydrogen production at pH below 4.0. Bioenergy and Biofuels, Division of Energy and Fuels, American Chemical Society Meeting, April 7-11, 2013, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA (Invited for Sci-mix poster session)
    36. Gadhamshetty, V*, Belanger, D., Fischbach, K., and Kilduff, C., Bioelectrochemical reactor for energy production from food waste. Energy Recovery from Waste: Technological and Environmental Issues, Division of Environmental Chemistry, American Chemical Society Meeting, April 7-11, 2013, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA (Invited for Sci-mix poster session)
    37. Gadhamshetty, V., Khandan, N.N., Maganti, A., Johnson, C.D., and Gude, V Photobioreactor for Hydrogen Production from Cattle Manure. Poster presentation, EPA P3 competition, Washington, DC, May 2005
    38. Myint, M., Khandan, N.N., Deng, S., Gadhamshetty, V., and Smith, G. (2005). Bioelectricity production from cattle manure using microbial fuel cells. (Poster Presentation) IWA World Water Congress and Exhibition, Sep 7-12, 2008, Vienna,Austria