Patents

  1. Microbial production of nitrous oxide coupled with chemical reaction of gaseous nitrous oxide BJ Cantwell, CS Criddle, YD Scherson, GF Wells US Patent App. 13/066,911

Selected Publications

  1. Wells, George F., Cindy H. Wu, Yvette M. Piceno, Brad Eggleston, Eoin L. Brodie, Todd Z. DeSantis, Gary L. Andersen, Terry C. Hazen, Christopher A. Francis, and Craig S. Criddle. Microbial biogeography across a full-scale wastewater treatment plant transect: evidence for immigration between coupled processes. Applied microbiology and biotechnology. (2014)

  2. Han Gao, Yaniv D. Scherson, and George F. Wells. Towards energy neutral wastewater treatment: methodology and state of the art. Environmental Science: Processes & Impacts. (2014)

  3. Kim, Taek-Seung, Ju-Yong Jeong, George F. Wells, and Hee-Deung Park. General and rare bacterial taxa demonstrating different temporal dynamic patterns in an activated sludge bioreactor. Applied microbiology and biotechnology. (2013)

  4. Scherson, Yaniv D., George F. Wells, Sung-Geun Woo, Jangho Lee, Joonhong Park, Brian J. Cantwell, and Craig S. Criddle. Nitrogen removal with energy recovery through N 2 O decomposition. Energy & Environmental Science. (2013)

  5. Schreiber, Frank, Pascal Wunderlin, Kai M. Udert, and George F. Wells. Nitric oxide and nitrous oxide turnover in natural and engineered microbial communities: biological pathways, chemical reactions, and novel technologies. Frontiers in microbiology. (2012)

  6. Biller, Steven J., Annika C. Mosier, George F. Wells, and Christopher A. Francis. Global biodiversity of aquatic ammonia-oxidizing archaea is partitioned by habitat. Frontiers in microbiology. (2012)

  7. Wells, George F., Hee-Deung Park, Brad Eggleston, Christopher A. Francis, and Craig S. Criddle. Fine-scale bacterial community dynamics and the taxa–time relationship within a full-scale activated sludge bioreactor. Water research. (2011)

  8. Ofiţeru, Irina Dana, Mary Lunn, Thomas P. Curtis, George F. Wells, Craig S. Criddle, Christopher A. Francis, and William T. Sloan. Combined niche and neutral effects in a microbial wastewater treatment community. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. (2010)

  9. Wang, Xiaohui, Xianghua Wen, Craig Criddle, George Wells, Jie Zhang, and Yin Zhao. Community analysis of ammonia-oxidizing bacteria in activated sludge of eight wastewater treatment systems. Journal of Environmental Sciences. (2010)

  10. Xie, Xing, Liangbing Hu, Mauro Pasta, George F. Wells, Desheng Kong, Craig S. Criddle, and Yi Cui. Three-dimensional carbon nanotube− textile anode for high-performance microbial fuel cells. Nano letters. (2010)

  11. Zhang, T., T. Jin, Q. Yan, M. Shao, G. Wells, C. Criddle, and H. H. P Fang. Occurrence of ammonia‐oxidizing Archaea in activated sludges of a laboratory scale reactor and two wastewater treatment plants. Journal of applied microbiology. (2009)

  12. Wells, George F., Hee‐Deung Park, Chok‐Hang Yeung, Brad Eggleston, Christopher A. Francis, and Craig S. Criddle. Ammonia‐oxidizing communities in a highly aerated full‐scale activated sludge bioreactor: betaproteobacterial dynamics and low relative abundance of Crenarchaea. Environmental microbiology. (2009)

  13. Park, Hee-Deung, George F. Wells, Hyokwan Bae, Craig S. Criddle, Christopher A. Francis. Occurrence of ammonia-oxidizing archaea in wastewater treatment plant bioreactors. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. (2006)