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Zheming Wang

Chemist, Team Lead
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
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MSIN: K8-96
Richland, WA 99352

PNNL Publications


  • Corbey J.F., B.M. Rapko, Z. Wang, B.K. McNamara, R.G. Surbella, K.L. Pellegrini, and J.M. Schwantes. 2018. "Crystallographic and Spectroscopic Characterization of Americium Complexes Containing the Bis[(phosphino)methyl]pyridine-1-oxide (NOPOPO) Ligand Platform." Inorganic Chemistry 57, no. 4:2278-2287. PNNL-SA-131204. doi:10.1021/acs.inorgchem.7b03154
  • Cui W., P. Li, Z. Wang, S. Zheng, and Y. Zhang. 2018. "Adsorption study of selenium ions from aqueous solutions using MgO nanosheets synthesized by ultrasonic method." Journal of Hazardous Materials 341. PNNL-SA-128498. doi:10.1016/j.jhazmat.2017.07.073
  • Truex M.J., J.E. Szecsody, C.E. Strickland, D.A. St John, M. Snyder, C.T. Resch, and M.D. Miller, et al. 2018. Deep Vadose Zone Treatability Test of Uranium Reactive Gas Sequestration for the Hanford Central Plateau: Final Report. PNNL-27773. Richland, WA: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory.
  • Vitova T., I. Pidchenko, S. Biswas, G. Beridze, P. Dunne, D. Schild, and Z. Wang, et al. 2018. "Dehydration of the uranyl peroxide studtite, [UO2(?2-O2)(H2O)2]·2H2O, affords a drastic change in the electronic structure: A combined xray spectroscopic and theoretical analysis." Inorganic Chemistry 57, no. 4:1735-1743. PNNL-SA-130840. doi:10.1021/acs.inorgchem.7b02326
  • Wang S., S. Zheng, Z. Wang, W. Cui, H. Zhang, L. Yang, and Y. Zhang, et al. 2018. "Superior lithium adsorption and required magnetic separation behavior of iron-doped lithium ion-sieves." Chemical Engineering Journal 332. PNNL-SA-131517. doi:10.1016/j.cej.2017.09.055


  • Wang G., W. Um, Z. Wang, E. Reinoso Maset, N.M. Washton, K.L. Mueller, and N. Perdrial, et al. 2017. "Uranium Release from Acidic Weathered Hanford Sediments: Single-Pass Flow-Through and Column Experiments." Environmental Science & Technology 51, no. 19:11011-11019. PNNL-SA-128583. doi:10.1021/acs.est.7b03475
  • Zhang H., P. Li, Z. Wang, X. Zhang, S. Zheng, and Y. Zhang. 2017. "In Situ synthesis of y-AlOOH and Synchronous Adsorption Separation of V(V) from Highly Concentrated Cr(VI) Multiplex Complex Solutions." ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering 5, no. 8:6674-6681. PNNL-SA-128401. doi:10.1021/acssuschemeng.7b00918


  • Behling R.S., M. Bliss, C.C. Cowles, R.T. Kouzes, A. Lintereur, S.M. Robinson, and E.R. Siciliano, et al. 2016. "Measurement and Comparison of the Light Output of Ni-doped 6LiF/ZnS for Use in Neutron Multiplicity Counting." In Nuclear Science Symposium and Medical Imaging Conference (NSS/MIC 2015), October 31-November 7, San Diego, California. Piscataway, New Jersey:IEEE. PNNL-SA-114810. doi:10.1109/NSSMIC.2015.7581840
  • Chatterjee S., M.A. Conroy, F.N. Smith, H. Jung, Z. Wang, R.A. Peterson, and A. Huq, et al. 2016. "Can Cr(III) substitute for Al(III) in the structure of Boehmite?." RSC Advances 6, no. 109:107628-107637. PNNL-SA-119359. doi:10.1039/c6ra20234a
  • Cowles C.C., R.S. Behling, G.R. Imel, R.T. Kouzes, A. Lintereur, S.M. Robinson, and S.C. Stave, et al. 2016. "Pulse-Shape Analysis of Neutron-Induced Scintillation Light in Ni-doped 6LiF/ZnS." In Nuclear Science Symposium and Medical Imaging Conference (NSS/MIC 2015), October 31-November 7, 2015, San Diego, California. Piscataway, New Jersey:IEEE. PNNL-SA-114811. doi:10.1109/NSSMIC.2015.7581914
  • Jambovane S.R., S.K. Nune, R.T. Kelly, B.P. McGrail, Z. Wang, M.I. Nandasiri, and S. Katipamula, et al. 2016. "Continuous, One-pot Synthesis and Post-Synthetic Modification of NanoMOFs Using Droplet Nanoreactors." Scientific Reports. PNNL-SA-119000. doi:10.1038/srep36657
  • Lines A.M., Z. Wang, S.B. Clark, and S.A. Bryan. 2016. "Electrochemistry and Spectroelectrochemistry of Luminescent Europium complexes." Electroanalysis 28, no. 9:2109-2117. PNNL-SA-114011. doi:10.1002/elan.201600034
  • Liu J., C.I. Pearce, L. Shi, Z. Wang, Z. Shi, E. Arenholz, and K.M. Rosso. 2016. "Particle size effect and the mechanism of hematite reduction by the outer membrane cytochrome OmcA of Shewanella oneidensis MR-1." Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 193. PNNL-SA-121314. doi:10.1016/j.gca.2016.08.022
  • Mehta V., F. Maillot, Z. Wang, J.G. Catalano, and D. Giammar. 2016. "Effect of reaction pathway on the extent and mechanism of uranium(VI) immobilization with calcium and phosphate." Environmental Science & Technology 50, no. 6:3128-3136. PNNL-SA-115276. doi:10.1021/acs.est.5b06212
  • Pan Z., D.E. Giammar, V. Mehta, L.D. Troyer, J.G. Catalano, and Z. Wang. 2016. "Phosphate-Induced Immobilization of Uranium in Hanford Sediments." Environmental Science & Technology 50, no. 24:13486-13494. PNNL-SA-126170. doi:10.1021/acs.est.6b02928
  • Troyer L.D., F. Maillot, Z. Wang, Z. Wang, V. Mehta, D. Giammar, and J.G. Catalano. 2016. "Effect of Phosphate on U(VI) Sorption to Montmorillonite: Ternary Complexation and Precipitation Barriers." Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 175. PNNL-SA-113231. doi:doi:10.1016/j.gca.2015.11.029


  • Balboni E., J.M. Morrison, Z. Wang, M.H. Engelhard, and P.C. Burns. 2015. "Incorporation of Np(V) and U(VI) in Carbonate and Sulfate Minerals Crystallized from Aqueous Solution." Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 151. PNNL-SA-105318. doi:10.1016/j.gca.2014.10.027
  • Gartman B.N., N. Qafoku, J.E. Szecsody, R.K. Kukkadapu, Z. Wang, D.M. Wellman, and M.J. Truex. 2015. "Uranium Fate in Hanford Sediment Altered by Simulated Acid Waste Solutions." Applied Geochemistry 63, no. December 2015:1-9. PNNL-SA-105743. doi:10.1016/j.apgeochem.2015.07.010
  • McCloy J.S., M. Bliss, B.W. Miller, Z. Wang, and S.C. Stave. 2015. "Scintillation and luminescence in transparent colorless single and polycrystalline bulk ceramic ZnS." Journal of Luminescence 157. PNNL-SA-102868. doi:10.1016/j.jlumin.2014.09.015
  • Mehta V., F. Maillot, Z. Wang, J.G. Catalano, and D. Giammar. 2015. "Transport of U(VI) through sediments amended with phosphate to induce in situ uranium immobilization." Water Research 69. PNNL-SA-104527. doi:10.1016/j.watres.2014.11.044
  • Mouser P.J., A.L. N'Guessan, N. Qafoku, M. Sinha, K.H. Williams, M. Dangelmayr, and C.T. Resch, et al. 2015. "Influence of Carbon and Microbial Community Priming on the Attenuation of Uranium in a Contaminated Floodplain Aquifer." Ground Water 53, no. 4:600-613. PNNL-SA-99197. doi:10.1111/gwat.12238
  • Schwenzer B., L. Cosimbescu, V.A. Glezakou, A.J. Karkamkar, Z. Wang, and R.S. Weber. 2015. "Use of Solvatochromism to Assay Preferential Solvation of a Prototypic Catalytic Site." Topics in Catalysis 58, no. 4-6:258-270. PNNL-SA-101069. doi:10.1007/s11244-015-0367-z
  • Shan H., C. Liu, Z. Wang, T. Ma, J. Shang, and D. Pan. 2015. "A fluorescence-based method for rapid and direct determination of Polybrominated Diphenyl Ethers in Water." Journal of Analytical Methods in Chemistry 2015. PNNL-SA-99694. doi:10.1155/2015/853085
  • Wang Z., Z. Shi, L. Shi, G.F. White, D.J. Richardson, T.A. Clarke, and J.K. Fredrickson, et al. 2015. "Effects of soluble flavin on heterogeneous electron transfer between surface-exposed bacterial cytochromes and iron oxides." Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 163. PNNL-SA-106251. doi:10.1016/j.gca.2015.03.039
  • Zhang L., L. Yan, Z. Wang, D.D. Laskar, M.S. Swita, J.R. Cort, and B. Yang. 2015. "Characterization of Lignin Derived from Water-only and Dilute Acid Flowthrough Pretreatment of Poplar Wood at Elevated Temperatures." Biotechnology for Biofuels 8. PNNL-SA-113147. doi:10.1186/s13068-015-0377-x


  • Jiang W., D.J. Edwards, H. Jung, Z. Wang, Z. Zhu, T.J. Roosendaal, and S.Y. Hu, et al. 2014. "DIFFUSION OF MAGNESIUM AND MICROSTRUCTURES IN Mg+ IMPLANTED SILICON CARBIDE." In Fusion Materials Semiannual Progress Report for the Period Ending June 30, 2014. 103-108. Oak Ridge, Tennessee:Oak Ridge National Laboratory. PNNL-SA-104598.
  • Liu Y., Z. Wang, J. Liu, C. Levar, M. Edwards, J.T. Babauta, and D.W. Kennedy, et al. 2014. "A trans-outer membrane porin-cytochrome protein complex for extracellular electron transfer by Geobacter sulfurreducens PCA." Environmental Microbiology Reports 6, no. 6:776-785. PNNL-SA-104799. doi:10.1111/1758-2229.12204
  • Mehta V., F. Maillot, Z. Wang, J.G. Catalano, and D.E. Giammar. 2014. "Effect of Co-solutes on the Products and Solubility of Uranium(VI) Precipitated with Phosphate." Chemical Geology 364. PNNL-SA-98948. doi:10.1016/j.chemgeo.2013.12.002
  • Shang J., C. Liu, Z. Wang, and J.M. Zachara. 2014. "Long-term Kinetics of Uranyl Desorption from Sediments Under Advective Conditions." Water Resources Research 50, no. 2:855-870. PNNL-SA-94505. doi:10.1002/2013WR013949
  • Su J., Z. Wang, D. Pan, and J. Li. 2014. "Excited States and Luminescent Properties of UO2F2 and Its Solvated Complexes in Aqueous Solution." Inorganic Chemistry 53, no. 14:7340-7350. PNNL-SA-101894. doi:10.1021/ic5006852
  • Wang Z., J.M. Zachara, J. Shang, C. Jeon, J. Liu, and C. Liu. 2014. "Investigation of U(VI) Adsorption in Quartz-Chlorite Mineral Mixtures." Environmental Science & Technology 48, no. 14:7766-7773. PNNL-SA-100708. doi:10.1021/es500537g


  • Arey B.W., L. Kovarik, O. Qafoku, Z. Wang, N.J. Hess, and A.R. Felmy. 2013. "Identification of Fragile Microscopic Structures during Mineral Transformations in Wet Supercritical CO2." Microscopy and Microanalysis 19, no. 2:268-275. PNNL-SA-83815. doi:10.1017/S1431927612014171
  • Bang J., Z. Wang, F. Gao, S. Meng, and S. Zhang. 2013. "Suppression of nonradiative recombination in ionic insulators by defects: Role of fast electron trapping in Tl-doped CsI." Physical Review. B, Condensed Matter and Materials Physics 87, no. 20:205206. PNNL-SA-96076. doi:10.1103/PhysRevB.87.205206
  • Chatterjee S., A.S. Del Negro, F.N. Smith, Z. Wang, S.E. Hightower, B.P. Sullivan, and W.R. Heineman, et al. 2013. "Photophysics and Luminescence Spectroelectrochemistry of [Tc(dmpe)3]+/2+ (dmpe = 1,2-bis(dimethylphosphino)ethane)." Journal of Physical Chemistry A 117, no. 48:12749-12758. PNNL-SA-96822. doi:10.1021/jp406365c
  • Kuta J., Z. Wang, K. Wisuri, M.F. Wander, N. Wall, and A.E. Clark. 2013. "The surface structure of a-uranophane and its interaction with Eu(III) - An integrated computational and fluorescence spectroscopy study." Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 103. PNNL-SA-88311. doi:10.1016/j.gca.2012.10.056
  • Liu J., C.I. Pearce, C. Liu, Z. Wang, L. Shi, E. Arenholz, and K.M. Rosso. 2013. "Fe3-xTixO4 Nanoparticles as Tunable Probes of Microbial Metal Oxidation." Journal of the American Chemical Society 135, no. 24:8896-8907. PNNL-SA-94727. doi:10.1021/ja4015343
  • Shang J., C. Liu, and Z. Wang. 2013. "Transport and Retention of Engineered Nanoporous Particles in Porous Media: Effects of Concentration and Flow Dynamics." Colloids and Surfaces. A, Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects 417. PNNL-SA-77821. doi:10.1016/j.colsurfa.2012.10.030
  • Shi Z., J.M. Zachara, Z. Wang, L. Shi, and J.K. Fredrickson. 2013. "Reductive Dissolution of Goethite and Hematite by Reduced Flavins." Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 121. PNNL-SA-91506. doi:10.1016/j.gca.2013.05.039
  • Thompson C.J., J.S. Loring, K.M. Rosso, and Z. Wang. 2013. "Comparative Reactivity Study of Forsterite and Antigorite in Wet Supercritical CO2 by In Situ Infrared Spectroscopy." International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control 18. PNNL-SA-93361. doi:10.1016/j.ijggc.2013.07.007
  • Wang Z., A.R. Felmy, C.J. Thompson, J.S. Loring, A.G. Joly, K.M. Rosso, and H.T. Schaef, et al. 2013. "Near-Infrared Spectroscopic Investigation of Water in Supercritical CO2 and the Effect of CaCl2." Fluid Phase Equilibria 338. PNNL-SA-89926. doi:10.1016/j.fluid.2012.11.012
  • White G.F., Z. Shi, L. Shi, Z. Wang, A. Dohnalkova, M.J. Marshall, and J.K. Fredrickson, et al. 2013. "Rapid electron exchange between surface-exposed bacterial cytochromes and Fe(III) minerals." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 110, no. 16:6346-6351. PNNL-SA-94506. doi:10.1073/pnas.1220074110


  • Ilton E.S., Z. Wang, J.F. Boily, O. Qafoku, K.M. Rosso, and S.C. Smith. 2012. "The Effect of pH and Time on the Extractability and Speciation of Uranium(VI) Sorbed to SiO2." Environmental Science & Technology 46, no. 12:6604-6611. PNNL-SA-84633. doi:10.1021/es300501v
  • Li J., K. Zhu, J. Shang, D. Wang, Z. Nie, R. Guo, and C. Liu, et al. 2012. "Fluorescent Functionalized Mesoporous Silica for Radioactive Material Extraction." Separation Science and Technology 47, no. 10:1507-1513. PNNL-SA-84808.
  • Liu J., Z. Wang, S.M. Belchik, M. Edwards, C. Liu, D.W. Kennedy, and E.D. Merkley, et al. 2012. "Identification and Characterization of MtoA: a Decaheme c-Type Cytochrome of the Neutrophilic Fe(II)-oxidizing Bacterium Sideroxydans lithotrophicus ES-1." Frontiers in Microbiological Chemistry 3. PNNL-SA-83499. doi:10.3389/fmicb.2012.00037
  • Loring J.S., C.J. Thompson, C. Zhang, Z. Wang, H.T. Schaef, and K.M. Rosso. 2012. "In Situ Infrared Spectroscopic Study of Brucite Carbonation in Dry to Water-Saturated Supercritical Carbon Dioxide." The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters 116, no. 19:4768-4777. PNNL-SA-86156. doi:10.1021/jp210020t
  • Plymale A.E., V.L. Bailey, J.K. Fredrickson, S.M. Heald, E.C. Buck, L. Shi, and Z. Wang, et al. 2012. "Biotic and Abiotic Reduction and Solubilization of Pu(IV)O2·xH2O(am) as Affected by Anthraquinone-2,6-disulfonate (AQDS) and Ethylenediaminetetraacetate (EDTA)." Environmental Science & Technology 46, no. 4:2132-2140. PNNL-SA-82367. doi:10.1021/es2030752
  • Shi Z., J.M. Zachara, L. Shi, Z. Wang, D.A. Moore, D.W. Kennedy, and J.K. Fredrickson. 2012. "Redox reactions of reduced flavin mononucleotide (FMN), riboflavin (RBF), and anthraquinone-2,6-disulfonate (AQDS) with ferrihydrite and lepidocrocite." Environmental Science & Technology 46, no. 21:11644-11652. PNNL-SA-87337. doi:10.1021/es301544b
  • Springer R.D., Z. Wang, A. Anderko, P. Wang, and A.R. Felmy. 2012. "A Thermodynamic Model for Predicting Mineral Reactivity in Supercritical Carbon Dioxide: I. Phase Behavior of Carbon Dioxide - Water - Chloride Salt Systems Across the H2O-Rich to the CO2-Rich Regions." Chemical Geology 322-323. PNNL-SA-88129. doi:10.1016/j.chemgeo.2012.07.008
  • Wang G., R.J. Serne, M.J. Lindberg, W. Um, B.N. Bjornstad, B.D. Williams, and I.V. Kutynakov, et al. 2012. Uranium in Hanford Site 300 Area: Extraction Data on Borehole Sediments. PNNL-22032. Richland, WA: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory.


  • Arey B.W., L. Kovarik, Z. Wang, and A.R. Felmy. 2011. "Investigation of Mineral Transformations in Wet Supercritical CO2 by Electron Microscopy." Microscopy and Microanalysis 17, no. Suppl S2:1928-1929. PNNL-SA-81736. doi:10.1017/S1431927611010518
  • Cao B., B. Ahmed, D.W. Kennedy, Z. Wang, L. Shi, M.J. Marshall, and J.K. Fredrickson, et al. 2011. "Contribution of Extracellular Polymeric Substances from Shewanella sp. HRCR-1 Biofilms to U(VI) Immobilization." Environmental Science & Technology 45, no. 13:5483-5490. PNNL-SA-77088. doi:10.1021/es200095j
  • Chatterjee S., A.S. Del Negro, Z. Wang, M.K. Edwards, F.N. Skomurski, S.E. Hightower, and J.A. Krause, et al. 2011. "Electronic and Molecular Structures of trans-Dioxotechnetium(V) Polypyridyl Complexes in the Solid State." Inorganic Chemistry 50, no. 12:5815-5823. PNNL-SA-77828. doi:10.1021/ic200747v
  • Clarke T.A., M. Edwards, A.J. Gates, A.J. Gates, A. Hall, G. White, and J. Bradley, et al. 2011. "Structure of a Bacterial Cell Surface Decaheme Electron Conduit." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 108, no. 23:9384-9389. PNNL-SA-79964. doi:10.1073/pnas.1017200108
  • Kuta J., M.F. Wander, Z. Wang, S. Jiang, N. Wall, and A.E. Clark. 2011. "Trends in Ln(III) Sorption to Quartz Assessed by Molecular Dynamics Simulations and Laser Induced Flourescence Studies." Journal of Physical Chemistry C 115, no. 43:21120-21127. PNNL-SA-77129. doi:10.1021/jp204633g
  • Loring J.S., C.J. Thompson, Z. Wang, A.G. Joly, D.S. Sklarew, H.T. Schaef, and E.S. Ilton, et al. 2011. "In Situ Infrared Spectroscopic Study of Forsterite Carbonation in Wet Supercritical CO2." Environmental Science & Technology 45, no. 14:6204-6210. PNNL-SA-74249. doi:10.1021/es201284e
  • Shang J., C. Liu, Z. Wang, and J.M. Zachara. 2011. "Effect of Grain Size on Uranium(VI) Surface Complexation Kinetics and Adsorption Additivity." Environmental Science & Technology 45, no. 14:6025-6031. PNNL-SA-78613. doi:10.1021/es200920k
  • Shi L., S.M. Belchik, Z. Wang, D.W. Kennedy, A. Dohnalkova, M.J. Marshall, and J.M. Zachara, et al. 2011. "Identification and Characterization of UndA-HRCR-6, an Outer Membrane Endecaheme c-Type Cytochrome of Shewanella sp. Strain HRCR-6." Applied and Environmental Microbiology 77, no. 15:5521-5523. PNNL-SA-77918. doi:10.1128/AEM.00614-11
  • Velarde Ruiz Esparza L.A., X. Zhang, Z. Lu, A.G. Joly, Z. Wang, and H. Wang. 2011. "Communication: Spectroscopic phase and lineshapes in high-resolution broadband sum frequency vibrational spectroscopy: Resolving interfacial inhomogeneities of "identical" molecular groups." Journal of Chemical Physics 135, no. 24:Article No. 241102. PNNL-SA-83817. doi:10.1063/1.3675629
  • Wang Z., J.M. Zachara, J.F. Boily, Y. Xia, C.T. Resch, D.A. Moore, and C. Liu. 2011. "Determining Individual Mineral Contributions To U(VI) Adsorption In A Contaminated Aquifer Sediment: A Fluorescence Spectroscopy Study." Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 75, no. 10:2965-2979. PNNL-SA-75951.


  • Reardon C.L., A. Dohnalkova, P. Nachimuthu, D.W. Kennedy, D. Saffarini, B.W. Arey, and L. Shi, et al. 2010. "Role of Outer-Membrane Cytochromes MtrC and OmcA in the Biomineralization of Ferrihydrite by Shewanella oneidensis MR-1." Geobiology 8, no. 1:56-68. PNNL-SA-57383. doi:10.1111/j.1472-4669.2009.00226.x
  • Shang J., C. Liu, Z. Wang, H. Wu, K. Zhu, J. Li, and J. Liu. 2010. "In-Situ Measurements of Engineered Nanoporous Particle Transport in Saturated Porous Media." Environmental Science & Technology 44, no. 21:8190-8195. PNNL-SA-72691. doi:10.1021/es1015586
  • Szecsody J.E., M.J. Truex, L. Zhong, N. Qafoku, M.D. Williams, J.P. McKinley, and Z. Wang, et al. 2010. Remediation of Uranium in the Hanford Vadose Zone Using Ammonia Gas: FY 2010 Laboratory-Scale Experiments. PNNL-20004. Richland, WA: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory.
  • Um W., J.P. Icenhower, C.F. Brown, R.J. Serne, Z. Wang, C.J. Dodge, and A.J. FRANCIS. 2010. "Characterization of Uranium-Contaminated Sediments From Beneath A Nuclear Waste Storage Tank From Hanford, Washington: Implications for Contaminant Transport and Fate." Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 74, no. 4:1363-1380. PNNL-SA-69647.


  • Kips R., M.J. Kristo, I. Hutcheon, J.E. Amonette, Z. Wang, T.J. Johnson, and D.C. Gerlach, et al. 2009. "Determination of the Relative Amount of Fluorine in Uranium Oxyfluoride Particles Using Secondary Ion Mass Spectrometry and Optical Spectroscopy." In Proceeding of the 50th Annual Meeting of the Institute of Nuclear Materials Management. Deerfield, Illinois:Institute of Nuclear Materials Management. PNNL-SA-67346.
  • Liu C., J.M. Zachara, L. Zhong, S.M. Heald, Z. Wang, B. Jeon, and J.K. Fredrickson. 2009. "Microbial Reduction of Intragrain U(VI) in Contaminated Sediment." Environmental Science & Technology 43, no. 13:4928-4933. PNNL-SA-62609. doi:10.1021/es8029208
  • Shi L., D. Richardson, Z. Wang, S.N. Kerisit, K.M. Rosso, J.M. Zachara, and J.K. Fredrickson. 2009. "The Roles of Outer Membrane Cytochromes of Shewanella and Geobacter in Extracellular Electron Transfer." Environmental Microbiology Reports 1, no. 4:220-227. PNNL-SA-64248. doi:10.1111/j.1758-2229.2009.00035.x
  • Shi Z., C. Liu, J.M. Zachara, Z. Wang, and B. Deng. 2009. "Inhibition Effect of Secondary Phosphate Mineral Precipitation on Uranium Release from Contaminated Sediments." Environmental Science & Technology 43, no. 21:8344-8349. PNNL-SA-65375. doi:10.1021/es9021359
  • Um W., Z. Wang, R.J. Serne, B.D. Williams, C.F. Brown, C.J. Dodge, and A.J. FRANCIS. 2009. "Uranium Phases in Contaminated Sediments Below Hanford's U Tank Farm." Environmental Science & Technology 43, no. 12:4280-4286. PNNL-SA-65800. doi:10.1021/es900203r
  • Wan J., Y. Kim, T.K. Tokunaga, Z. Wang, S. Dixit, C.I. Steefel, and E. Saiz, et al. 2009. "Spatially Resolved U(VI) Partitioning and Speciation: Implications for Plume Scale Behavior of Contaminant U in the Hanford Vadose Zone." Environmental Science & Technology 43, no. 7:2247-2253. PNNL-SA-64862.


  • Di Bernardo P., P. Zanonato, A. Melchior, R. Portanova, M. Tolazzi, G.R. Choppin, and Z. Wang. 2008. "Thermodynamic and Spectroscopic Studies of Lanthanides(III) Complexation with Polyamines in Dimethyl Sulfoxide." Inorganic Chemistry 47, no. 3:1155-1164. PNNL-SA-55527. doi:10.1021/ic701337u
  • Liu C., J.M. Zachara, N. Qafoku, and Z. Wang. 2008. "Scale-dependent desorption of uranium from contaminated subsurface sediments." Water Resources Research 44. PNNL-SA-56814. doi:10.1029/2007WR006478
  • Marshall M.J., A.E. Plymale, D.W. Kennedy, L. Shi, Z. Wang, S.B. Reed, and A. Dohnalkova, et al. 2008. "Hydrogenase- and Outer Membrane c-Type Cytochrome-Facilitated Reduction of Technetium(VII) by Shewanella oneidensis MR-1." Environmental Microbiology 10, no. 1:125-136. PNNL-SA-52126. doi:10.1111/j.1462-2920.2007.01438.x
  • Ohno T., Z. Wang, and R. Bro. 2008. "PowerSlicing to determine fluorescence lifetimes of water-soluble organic matter derived from soils, plant biomass, and animal manures." Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry 390, no. 8:2189-2194. PNNL-SA-59671. doi:10.1007/s00216-008-1963-6
  • Shi L., S. Deng, M.J. Marshall, Z. Wang, D.W. Kennedy, A. Dohnalkova, and H.M. Mottaz, et al. 2008. "Direct Involvement of Type II Secretion System in Extracellular Translocation of Shewanella Oneidensis Outer Membrane Cytochromes MtrC and OmcA." Journal of Bacteriology 190, no. 15:5512-5516. PNNL-SA-55117. doi:10.1128/JB.00514-08
  • Wan J., T.K. Tokunaga, Y. Kim, Z. Wang, A. Lanzirotti, E. Saiz, and R.J. Serne. 2008. "Effect of Saline Waste Solution Infiltration Rates on Uranium Retention and Spatial Distribution in Hanford Sediments." Environmental Science & Technology 42, no. 6:1973-1978. PNNL-SA-56426. doi:10.1021/es070684b
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  • Liu C., B. Jeon, J.M. Zachara, and Z. Wang. 2007. "Influence of Calcium on Microbial Reduction of Solid Phase Uranium (VI)." Biotechnology and Bioengineering 97, no. 6:1415-1422. PNNL-SA-52137. doi:10.1002/bit.21357


  • Bryan S.A., A.S. Del Negro, Z. Wang, T.L. Hubler, W.R. Heineman, C.J. Seliskar, and B.P. Sullivan. 2006. "Characterization of trans-dioxotechnetium(V) and technetium(II)phosphine excited states and spectroelectrochemical detection of pertechnetate." In 61st Northwest Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society, June 25-29, 2006, Reno, NV. Washington Dc:American Chemical Society. PNNL-SA-50359.
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  • Chen Y., Z. Wang, M. Yan, and S.A. Prahl. 2005. "Fluorescense Anisotropy Studies of Molecularly Imprinted Polymer Sensors." Luminescence 21, no. 1:7-14. PNNL-SA-40194. doi:10.1002/bio.874
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  • Felmy A.R., Z. Wang, D.A. Dixon, and N.J. Hess. 2004. "Chemical Equilibrium Modeling of Hanford Waste Tank Processing: Applications of Fundamental Science." In Waste Management '04: HLW, LLW, Mixed Hazardous Wastes and Environmental Restoration - Working Towards a Cleaner Environment, Paper No. 4526. Tucson, Arizona:WM Symposia, Inc. PNNL-SA-40711.
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  • Fellows R.J., Z. Wang, and C.C. Ainsworth. 2003. "Europium Uptake and Partitioning in Oat (Avena sativa) Roots as studied By Laser-Induced Fluorescence Spectroscopy and Confocal Microscopy Profiling Technique." Environmental Science & Technology 37, no. 22:5247-5253. PNNL-SA-37616.
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  • Li H., Z. Wang, L. Li, D.M. Strachan, Y. Su, and A.G. Joly. 2002. "Spectroscopic Elucidation of Lanthanide Cation Dissolution Mechanism in Borosilicate Glass." In Advanced Fibers, Plastics, Laminates, and Composites, Materials Research Society Symposium Proceedings, edited by F.T. Wallengerger et al, 702, 291-301. Warrendale, Pennsylvania:Materials Research Society. PNNL-SA-35613.
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  • Felmy A.R., Z. Wang, D.A. Dixon, A.G. Joly, J.R. Rustad, and M.J. Mason. 2001. "The Aqueous Complexation of Eu(III) with Organic Chelates at High Base Concentration: Molecular and Thermodynamic Modeling Results." In Nuclear Site Remediation: First Accomplishments of the Environmental Management Science Program. ACS Symposium Series, edited by PG Eller, WR. Heineman, 778, 63-82. Washington Dc, District Of Columbia:American Chemical Society. PNNL-SA-32787.
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  • Wang Z., S.L. Hemmer, D. Friedrich, and A.G. Joly. 2001. "Anthracene as the Origin of the Red-Shifted Emission from Commercial Zone-Refined Phenanthrene Sorbed on Mineral Surfaces." Journal of Physical Chemistry A 105, no. 25:6020-6023. PNNL-SA-33335.
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  • Li H., L. Li, J.D. Vienna, M. Qian, Z. Wang, J.G. Darab, and D.K. Peeler. 2000. "Neodymium (III) in Alumino-Borosilicate Glasses." Journal of Non-crystalline Solids 278, no. 1-3:35-57. PNNL-SA-33159.
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  • Friedrich D., Z. Wang, A.G. Joly, K.A. Peterson, P.R. Callis, and P.R. Callis. 1999. "Ground-state proton-transfer tautomer of the salicylate anion." Journal of Physical Chemistry A 103, no. 48:9644-9653. PNNL-SA-32613.
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