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Ikuma K, Decho AW, Lau BLT.  2015.  When nanoparticles meet biofilms—interactions guiding the environmental fate and accumulation of nanoparticles. Frontiers in Microbiology. 6
Lau BLT.  2011.  Understanding how nanoparticles behave in natural and engineered waters. Journal of the American Waterworks Association. 103(11):20-22.
Chen C, Lau BLT, Gaillard J-F, Packman AI.  2009.  Temporal evolution of pore geometry, fluid flow, and solute transport resulting from colloid deposition. Water Resources Research. 45(6)
Lin S, Huang R, Cheng Y, Liu J, Lau BLT, Wiesner MR.  2013.  Silver nanoparticle-alginate composite beads for point-of-use drinking water disinfection. Water Resources Research. 47(12):3959–3965.
Lawler DF, Mikelonis AM, Kim I, Lau BLT, Youn S.  2013.  Silver nanoparticle removal from drinking water: flocculation/sedimentation or filtration? Water Science & Technology: Water Supply. 13(5):1181-1187.
Furman O, Usenko S, Lau BLT.  2013.  Relative importance of the humic and fulvic fractions of natural organic matter in the aggregation and deposition of silver nanoparticles. Environmental Science Technology. 47(3):1349–1356.
Huang R, Carney RP, Stellacci F, Lau BLT.  2013.  Protein-nanoparticle interactions: the effects of surface compositional and structural heterogeneity are scale dependent. Nanoscale. 5(15):6928-6935.
Lau BLT, Hockaday WC, Ikuma K, Furman O, Decho AW.  2013.  A Preliminary assessment of the interactions between the capping agents of silver nanoparticles and environmental organics. Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects. 435( IAP 2012):22-27.
Lau BLT, Hsu-Kim H.  2008.  Precipitation and growth of zinc sulfide nanoparticles in the presence of thiol-containing natural organic ligands. Environmental Science Technology. 42(19):7236–7241.
Lau BLT, Harrington GW, Anderson MA, Tejedor I.  2005.  Physicochemical aspects of Cryptosporidium surrogate removal in carbon block filtration. Journal of Americal Water Works Association. 97(2):92-101.
Zhang F, Durham P, Sayes CM, Lau BLT, Bruce ED.  2015.  Particle uptake efficiency is significantly affected by type of capping agent and cell line. Journal of Applied Toxicology. 35(10):1114-1121.
Ruggeri F, Zhang F, Lind T, Bruce ED, Lau BLT, Cárdenas M.  2013.  Non-specific interactions between soluble proteins and lipids induce irreversible changes in the properties of lipid bilayers. Soft Matter. 9(16):4219-4226.
Grassian VH, Haes AJ, Mudunkotuwa IA, Demokritou P, Kane AB, Murphy CJ, Hutchison JE, Isaacs JA, Jun Y-S, Karn B et al..  2016.  NanoEHS–defining fundamental science needs: no easy feat when the simple itself is complex. Environmental Science: Nano. 3(1):15-27.
Gaillard J-F, Chen C, Stonedahl SH, Lau BLT, Keane DT, Packman AI.  2007.  Imaging of colloidal deposits in granular porous media by X-ray difference micro-tomography. Geophysical Research Letters. 34(18)
Ikuma K, Decho AW, Lau BLT.  2013.  The extracellular bastions of bacteria. Nature Education Knowledge. 4(2)
Lau BLT, Huang R, Madden AS.  2013.  Electrostatic adsorption of hematite nanoparticles on self assembled monolayer surfaces. Journal of Nanoparticle Research. 15(8):1873-1882.
Huang R, Carney RP, Ikuma K, Stellacci F, Lau BLT.  2014.  Effects of surface compositional and structural heterogeneity on nanoparticle-protein interactions: different protein configurations. ACS Nano. 8(6):5402–5412.
Ikuma K, Shi Z, Walker AV, Lau BLT.  2016.  Effects of protein species and surface physicochemical features on the deposition of nanoparticles onto protein-coated planar surfaces. RSC Advances. (79):75491–75498..
Zhu T, Lawler DF, Chen Y, Lau BLT.  2016.  Effects of natural organic matter and sulfidation on the flocculation and filtration of silver nanoparticles. Environmental Science: Nano. (6)
Deonarine A, Lau BLT, Aiken GR, Ryan JN, Hsu-Kim H.  2011.  Effects of humic substances on precipitation and aggregation of zinc sulfide nanoparticles. Environmental Science Technology. 45(8):3217-3223.
Lau BLT, Harrington GW, Hoffman R.M., Borchardt M.A..  2008.  Effect of pathogen concentrations on removal of cryptosporidium and giardia by conventional drinking water treatment. Water Research. 42(10-11):2678-2690.
Gondikas AP, Maison A, Auffan M, Lau BLT, Hsu-Kim H.  2012.  Early-stage precipitation kinetics of zinc sulfide nanoclusters forming in the presence of cysteine. Chemical Geology. 329:10-17.
Ikuma K, Madden AS, Decho AW, Lau BLT.  2014.  Deposition of nanoparticles onto polysaccharide coated surfaces: implications for nanoparticle–biofilm interactions. Environmental Science: Nano. (1):117-122.
Huang R, Carney RP, Stellacci F, Lau BLT.  2013.  Colloidal stability of self-assembled monolayer coated gold nanoparticles: the effects of surface compositional and structural heterogeneity. Langmuir. 29(37):11560–11566.
Lau BLT, Butler CS.  2016.  Censored at the nanoscale. Frontiers in Microbiology. 7(253)
Huang R, Lau BLT.  2016.  Biomolecule-nanoparticle interactions: Elucidation of the thermodynamics by isothermal titration calorimetry. Biochim Biophys Acta – Gen Subjects. 1860(5):945-956.
Lau BLT, Sharma K, Liu H, Li J, Yu T, Liu Y.  2009.  Biofilm fixed film systems. Water Environment Research. 81(10):1194-1216.