Journal Publications

  1. Price,J.R., Keshani Langroodi, S., Lan, Y., Becker, J.M., Shieh, W.K., Rosen, G.L., and C.M. Sales. 2016. Untangling the microbial ecosystem and kinetics in a nitrogen removing photosynthetic high density bioreactor. Environ. Sci.: Water Res. Technol. doi: 10.1039/C6EW00078A. PDF Link/SI Link/Rich HTML/Journal Link
  2. Price, J.R., Shieh, W.K., Sales, C.M. 2015. A novel bioreactor for high density cultivation of diverse microbial communities. J. Vis. Exp. (106), e53443, doi:10.3791/53443. PDF Link / Materials Link / Journal Link
  3. Shaila Nayak, S., Muniz J., Sales C.M., Tikekar R.V. 2015. Fructose as a novel photosensitizer: Characterization of reactive oxygen species and an application in degradation of Diuron and Chlorpyrifos. Chemosphere 144:1690-1697. PDF Link / Journal Link
  4. Sniffen, K.D., Sales, C.M. and M. Olson. 2015. Nitrogen removal from raw landfill leachate by an algae-bacteria consortium. Water Science & Technology. PDF Link / Journal Link
  5. Sales C.M. and Lee P.K. 2015.  Resource recovery from wastewater: application of meta-omics to phosphorus and carbon management. Current Opinion in Biotechnology 33:260-267. PDF Link / Journal Link
  6. Sales, C.M., Grostern, A., Zhuang, W.Q., Parales, R.E., Mahendra, S., and L. Alvarez-Cohen. 2013. Oxidation of the cyclic ethers 1,4-dioxane and tetrahydrofuran by a monooxygenase in two Pseudonocardia species. Appl. Environ. MicrobiolPDF Link / Journal Link
  7. Gedalanga, P., Kotay, S.M, Sales, C.M., Butler, C.S., Goel, R., and Mahendra, S. 2013. Novel Applications of molecular biological and microscopic tools in environmental engineering. Water Environ. Res. 85(10):917-950. PDF Link / Journal Link
  8. Grostern, A., Sales, C.M., Zhuang, W.Q., Erbilgin, O., Parales, R.E., and L. Alvarez-Cohen. 2012. Glyoxylate metabolism is a key feature of the metabolic degradation of 1,4-dioxane by Pseudonocardia dioxanivorans strain CB1190. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 78:3298-3308. PDF Link / Journal Link
  9. Sales, C.M., Mahendra, S., Grostern, A., Parales, R.E., Goodwin, L., Woyke, T., Nolan, M., Lapidus, A., Chertkov, O., Ovchinnikova, G., Szcyrba, A., and L. Alvarez-Cohen. 2011. Genome sequence of 1,4-dioxane degrading Pseudonocardia dioxanivorans strain CB1190. J. Bacteriol. 193:4459-4550. PDF Link / Journal Link
  10. Sharp, J.O.*, Sales, C.M.* and L. Alvarez-Cohen. 2010. Functional characterization of propane-enhanced N-nitrosodimethylamine degradation by two actinomycetales. Biotechnol. Bioeng. 107(6):924-932.*Both authors contributed equally to this manuscript. PDF Link / Journal Link
  11. Sharp J.O., Sales C.M., LeBlanc J.C., Liu J., Wood T.K., Eltis L.D., Mohn W.W., and L. Alvarez-Cohen. 2007. An inducible propane monooxygenase is responsible for n-nitrosodimethylamine degradation by Rhodococcus sp. Strain RHA1. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 73:6930-6938. PDF Link / Journal Link
  12. Sales C.M and W.K. Shieh. 2006. Performance of an aerobic/anaerobic hybrid bioreactor under nitrogen deficient and low F/M conditions. Water Research 40(7):1442-1448. PDF Link / Journal Link
  13. Muth, D., Rodriguez, E., Sales, C.M., Retallick, W.B., and S.W. Churchill. 2005. An Economic and Thermodynamic Evaluation of the Conversion of Natural Gas to Liquid Fuels Using an Ion-Transport Membrane. Proceedings of the 2005 AIChE Annual Meeting. Cincinnati, OH. PDF Link /  Journal Link

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Conference Proceedings and Oral Presentations

  1. Ledford, S., Price, J.R., Ryan, M., Perez, L.B., Sales, C.M., and L. Toran. 2016. Using a multi-parameter biogeological approach to track the impact of treated sewage discharge on urban streams. 2016 Annual Meeting of The Geological Society of America. Denver, Co.
  2. C.M. Sales. 2015. Application of Functional and Genome-Resolved Metagenomics to Environmental Remediation and Biotechnology Systems. Microbiology and Biochemistry Seminar Series at Rutgers University. New Brunswick, NJ.
  3. C.M. Sales. 2015. Mighty Environmental Microbes: Harnessing Their Powers to Protect Our Water Resources. American Water Resources Association – Philadelphia Metro Area Section Seminar Series. Philadelphia, PA.
  4. Price, J.R. and C.M. Sales. 2015. Microalgae: Harnessing Diverse Metabolisms for Environmental Remediation and Waste Stream Treatment. 2015 Annual Meeting of the Phycological Society of America. Philadelphia, PA.
  5. C.M. Sales. 2015. Functional Genomics of the Biodegradation of the Emerging Contaminant 1,4-Dioxane. Annual Meeting and Exhibition for the Society of Industrial Microbiology. Philadelphia, PA.
  6. C.M. Sales. 2014. Next Generation Molecular Biology Methods for Advancing the Activated Sludge Process. Contributed talk for the workshop celebrating “100th Years of the Activated 4 Christopher M. Sales – Curriculum Vitae Sludge Process” at the 99th Annual Conference of the New Jersey Water Environment Association (NJWEA). Atlantic City, NJ.
  7. C.M. Sales. 2012. Utilizing “OMICS” to Enhance Biodegradation: A New Guiding Light for Bioremedation Research. Environmental Engineering Seminar Series, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of California, Los Angeles, CA.


Non-Refereed Publications

  1. Price, J. R., Thompson, T.J., Parish, J. 2015. Automated Parsing of a LabSolutions Batch Results File (ASCII Output) When Using a Spreadsheet or Statistical Package to Summarize Data. Technical Note. Shimadzu Scientific Instruments. PDF Link / GitHub Link