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KJ Reddy

Agriculture Building, Rm 8

Department #3354

1000 E. University Ave.

Laramie, WY 82071

Phone: (307) 766-6658

Email: katta@uwyo.edu

Dr. KJ Reddy

Ecosystem Science and Management

KJ Reddy

Research Publications



Featured Articles

  1. Reddy, K.J. 2012. University, Association Partner to Market Arsenic Removal Approach. American Society of Civil Engineers Magazine, October Issue, 2012, p36.
  2. Reddy, K.J. 2011. Capturing Carbon: A Workable Way at Last. Next100: A dialogue on the next century of Energy, May 12, 2011.
  3. Reddy, K.J. 2011. UW patents process to capture, hold flue gas CO2. Capture ready News, May 10, 2011.
  4. Reddy, K.J. 2011. University of Wyoming Unveils SequesTech: A novel process to capture and mineralize flue gas carbon dioxide. UW News, May 4, 2011.
  5. Reddy, K.J. 2009. (Featured Article) Give clean coal a chance and you might fry bigger fish, Lesser of Two Evils: Nuclear or Coal? Freakonomics Blog, New York Times, July 15, 2009.
  6. Reddy, K.J. 2004. (Featured Article) Drinking Water: Arsenic and New Antidote. Science and Technology Developments to Watch, Business Week Magazine, September 6, 2004, p99.
  7. Reddy, K.J. 2004. (Featured Article) UW Researcher Invents Way to Remove Arsenic From Water. UW News Main Web Page, August 8, 2004, University of Wyoming, Laramie, Wyoming, p1-2.
  8. Reddy, K.J. 2003. (Featured Article) Water Resources Program. Reflections. College of Agriculture, University of Wyoming, Laramie, Wyoming.
  9. Reddy, K.J. 2002. (Featured Article) Coalbed Methane. University of Wyoming Magazine, University of Wyoming, Laramie, Wyoming. Volume 3:3.
  10. Reddy, K.J.., Q.D. Skinner, and H.I. McBeth. 2001. (Featured Article) Exploring uses for coalbed methane product water. Reflections. College of Agriculture, University of Wyoming, Laramie, Wyoming. 11:22-24.
  11. Reddy, K.J.. 1997. (Featured Article) Extraction method is field-friendly: Cupric oxide is used for isolating selenate and selenite from ground water. International Groundwater Technology Magazine. National Trade Publications, Inc. Latham, New York. 3:10-15.
  12. Reddy, K.J.. 1996. (Featured Article) Groundwater: Our hidden endangered resource. Current Health Magazine. General Learning Corporation, Northbrook, Illinois. 22:28-29.

 

Patents

  1. Reddy, K.J. and M.D. Argyle. 2013. Apparatus and method to sequester flue gas carbon dioxide. Australia Patent NO: 2009343781.
  2. Reddy, K.J. and M.D. Argyle. 2013. Apparatus and method to sequester contaminants. US Patent NO: 8506918.
  3. Reddy, K.J. 2013. System and method for removing arsenite and arsenate from Water. Philippines Patent NO: 1-2006-500565.
  4. Reddy, K.J. and M.D. Argyle. 2011. Apparatus and method to sequester flue gas carbon dioxide. US Patent NO: 7,879,305B2. (Patents Filed in Europe and Canada).
  5. Reddy, K.J. 2011. System and method for removing arsenite and arsenate from water. US Patent NO: 7,897,052 B2.
  6. Reddy, K.J. 2011. System and method for removing arsenite and arsenate from water. Mexico Patent NO: 63430.
  7. Reddy, K.J. 2010. System and method for removing arsenite and arsenate from water. Japan Patent NO: Y06B031H.
  8. Reddy, K.J. 2010. System and method for removing arsenite and arsenate from water. New Zealand Patent NO: 546332.
  9. Reddy, K.J. 2010. System and method for removing arsenite and arsenate from water. Australia Patent NO: 2004274472.
  10. Reddy, K.J. 2007. Method for removing arsenic from water. US Patent NO: 7,235,179.

 

Patent Publications

  1. Reddy, K.J. and M.D. Argyle. 2009. Apparatus and Method to Sequester Contaminants: Flue Gas Mercury (Hg) (US Patent application published). US 2009/0280046 A1, November 12, 2009.
  2. Reddy, K.J. and M.D. Argyle. 2009. Apparatus and Method to Sequester Contaminants: Flue Gas CO2 and SO2 (US Patent application published). US 2009/0263301 A1, October 22, 2009.
  3. Reddy, K.J. and M.D. Argyle. 2007. Apparatus and Method for Sequestering Flue Gas CO2. World Intellectual Property Organization. WO/2007/081561 A2. Geneva, Switzerland. International Publication Date: July 19, 2007.
  4. Reddy, K.J. and M.D. Argyle. 2006. A Novel Method to Sequester Flue Gas Carbon Dioxide. Office Research and Economic Development, University of Wyoming. UW Patent Discloser: PCT/US/2006/49411.
  5. Reddy, K.J. 2005. System and Method for Removing Arsenite and Arsenate from Water. World Intellectual Property Organization. WO/2005/028376. Geneva, Switzerland. International Publication Date: March 31, 2005.

 

Refereed Research Articles

  1. , K.J., and R.E. Jackson. 2009. Coalbed methane natural gas (CBNG) produced water: Outfalls and disposal ponds. In: R.I. Barnhisel (ed.) Revitalizing the Environment: Proven Solutions and Innovative Approaches, ASMR, 3134 Montavesta Rd., Lexington, KY 40502.
  2. Raisbeck, M.F., S.L. Riker, C.M. Tate, R.E. Jackson, M.A. Smith, K.J. Reddy, and J.R. Zygmunt. 2007. Water quality for Wyoming livestock and wildlife: A review of the literature pertaining to health effects of inorganic contaminants. Department of Veterinary Sciences and Renewable Resources, University of Wyoming, Wyoming Department of Game and Fish, and Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality, pp107.
  3. Reddy. K.J (co-author with M. Benson, H. Bergman, A. Boelter, R. Coupal, D. Hulme, N. Korfanta, S. Lieske, J. Lovato, S. Miller, L. Munn, and J. Oakleaf) 2005. Water production from Coalbed Methane Development in Wyoming: A summary of quantity, quality, and management options. The Ruckelshaus Institute of Environment and Natural Resources, University of Wyoming, Laramie, Wyoming, 60pp.
  4. Savell, S., K.J. Reddy, T.A. Wesche, Q.D. Skinner, W.A. Hubert, R.A. Marston, and R. Hall. 1999. Beneficial use reconnaissance monitoring protocols for large rivers and lakes to develop Total Maximum Daily Load process in Wyoming: Lake Protocols. Department of Environmental Quality and Water Quality Division, Cheyenne, Wyoming, pp59.
  5. Reddy, K.J., T.A. Tawfic, S.P. Gloss, and J.I. Drever. 1995. Development of a carbon dioxide pressure technique for chemical stabilization of alkaline clean coal technology (CCT) ash. Land and Water Quality Studies, Environment Division, Electric Power Research Institute, Palo Alto, California, TR-104840, 36pp.
  6. See, R.B., K.J. Reddy, G.F. Vance, A.A. Fadlelmawla, and M.J. Blaylock. 1995. Geochemical processes and the role of natural organic solutes on the solubility of selenium in coal mine backfill aquifer samples, Powder River Basin, Wyoming. U.S. Geological Survey. Water Resources Investigations Report, 95-4200, 55pp.

 

Refereed Conference Proceedings

  1. Schilz, J.R., K.J. Reddy, S. Nair, T.E. Johnson, R.B. Tjalkens, K.P. Krueger, and S. Clark. 2013. Adsorption of arsenic by cupric oxide nanoparticles from uranium in situ recovery bleed water and effects on cell viability. In Proceedings of 12th International conference of Biogeochemistry of Trace Elements (ed.) M. Selim and J. Seaman, 20-0115, p.140.
  2. McDonald K.J., and K.J. Reddy. 2013. Arsenic removal process for water using cupric oxide nanoparticles: Kinetic and flow through column studies. In Proceedings of 12th International conference of Biogeochemistry of Trace Elements (ed.) M. Selim and J. Seaman, 20-0115, p.268.
  3. Reddy, K.J., B. Reynolds, and M.D. Argyle. 2013. (Invited) Simultaneous capture and mineralization of coal combustion flue gas CO2, SO2, and Hg with coal fly ash particles. In proceedings of 4th international conference on Accelerated Carbonation for Environmental and Materials Engineering, Leuven, Belgium.
  4. Reddy, K.J. 2012. (Invited) Anthropogenic carbon dioxide (CO2) effects on terrestrial ecosystem processes. In Proceedings of International Conference of Global Meet of Biologists. Osmania University and Indian Institute of Chemical Technology, Hyderabad, India.
  5. Reddy, K.J. 2012. (Invited) A novel arsenic filter for drinking water. In Proceedings of Biofest-2012 Environmental Science Conference, Hyderabad, A.P. India.
  6. Reddy, K.J. 2012. (Invited) Instantaneous capture and mineralization of flue gas carbon dioxide (CO2). Symposium on "Carbon capture and storage, or sequestration technologies". In Proceedings of 1st Annual International Symposium of Clean Coal Technologies (CCT), Taiyuan, China.
  7. Reddy, K.J. M.D. Argyle, and D.T. Taylor. 2012. (Invited) Anthropogenic carbon dioxide, climate change, and solutions. In Proceedings of International Environmetrics Conference, University of Hyderabad, India.
  8. Sankara Warrier, A.K., and K.J. Reddy. 2012.Application of copper oxide nanoparticles to remove arsenic from natural groundwater. In Proceedings of 6th International Conference on Environmental Science and technology, American Academy of Sciences, Houston, TX.
  9. Reynolds, B., and K.J. Reddy. 2012. Simultaneous mineralization of flue gas CO2, SO2, and Hg with fly ash. In Proceedings of 6th International Conference on Environmental Science and technology, American Academy of Sciences, Houston, TX.
  10. Reddy, K.J., and T.R. Roth. 2012. Arsenic removal from natural groundwater using cupric oxide. (ed.) J.C. Ng; B.N. Noller; Ravi Naidu; Jochen Bundschuh; Prosun Bhattacharya: Understanding the Geological and Medical Interface of Arsenic - As 2012: Proceedings of the 4th International Congress on Arsenic in the Environment, Cairns, Australia.
  11. Wann, A., K.J. Reddy, and C.R. Wenzel. 2011. Evaluation of irrigation application management practices to protect groundwater quality. In: Conference Proceedings of Western Nutrient Management, volume, 9.
  12. Reddy, K.J., S. John, H. Weber, P. Bhattacharyya, M.D. Argyle, D. Taylor, M. Christensen, T. Foulke, and P. Fahlsing. 2010. Accelerated mineral carbonation of flue gas carbon dioxide: Pilot scale studies. In: Ron Zevenhoen (ed.) conference proceedings of 2nd Accelerated Carbonation for Environmental and Materials Engineering, Abo Academy, Turku, Finland, November 29-December 2, 2010.
  13. Weber, H.W., K.J. Reddy, and P.M. Fahlsing. 2009. Mineralization of carbon dioxide (CO2) from coal combustion flue gas. In: Proceedings of 7th Annual International Air Quality Conference, Virginia, VA, pp8.
  14. Reddy, K.J., M.D. Argyle, and A. Viswatej. 2008. Capture and mineralization of flue gas carbon dioxide. In: Baciocchi et al., (ed.) conference proceedings of 2nd Accelerated Carbonation for Environmental and Materials Engineering, University of Rome, Rome, Italy, October 1-3, 2008, pp221-228.
  15. Reddy, K.J., Viswatej, and T.R. Roth. 2007. Study of tenorite (CuO) particles in removal of arsenic under natural water conditions. In: Zhu et al., (ed.) Biogeochemistry of Trace Elements: Environmental Protection, Remediation, and Human Health, Tsinghua University Press, Beijing, China.
  16. Jackson, R.E., and K.J. Reddy. 2007. (Invited) Coalbed natural gas (CBNG) produced water: Geochemical processes and beneficial uses in semi-arid environments. In: Zhu et al., (ed.) Biogeochemistry of Trace Elements: Environmental Protection, Remediation, and Human Health, Tsinghua University Press, Beijing, China.
  17. Milligan C. L., and K.J. Reddy. 2007. Monitoring of trace elements in CBNG disposal ponds across the Powder River Basin, Wyoming. In: Proceedings of National Meetings of American Society of Mining and Reclamation, 3134 Montavesta Road, Lexington, Kentucky, 40502.
  18. Reddy, K.J., and Viswatej, A. 2005. A novel method to remove arsenate and arsenite from water. In: Proceedings of 8th International Conference on Biogeochemistry of Trace Elements, Symposium on Arsenic in the Environment: Biology and Chemistry, April 3-7, 2005, Adelaide, Australia.
  19. Reddy, K.J., M.J. Patz, and Q.D. Skinner. 2005. Natural attenuation of trace elements in ephemeral stream channels associated with coalbed methane produced water. In: Proceedings of 8th International Conference on Biogeochemistry of Trace Elements, Adelaide, Australia.
  20. Viswatej, A., and K.J. Reddy. 2004. A novel method to remove arsenic species from water. In: Proceedings of First Annual CBNG Research, Monitoring, and Applications Symposium, University of Wyoming, Laramie, Wyoming.
  21. Jackson, R.E., K.J. Reddy, R.E. Olson, and D.E. Legg. 2004. Geochemistry of coalbed methane retention ponds across five watersheds, Wyoming. In: Proceedings of First Annual CBNG Research, Monitoring, and Applications Symposium, University of Wyoming, Laramie, Wyoming.
  22. Ellison, C.A., Q.D. Skinner, and K.J. Reddy. 2004. Stream discharge and suspended sediment concentration in a Wyoming stream. Riparian Ecosystems and Buffers: Multi-scale Structure, Function, and Management. In: Proceedings of American Water Resources Association Annual Meetings, Olympic Valley, California.
  23. Patz, M.J., K.J. Reddy, and Q.D. Skinner. 2003. Coalbed methane product water interactions with stream channel sediment in the Powder River Basin, Wyoming. In: Proceedings of 9th Billings Land Reclamation Symposium, Billings, Montana.
  24. Reddy, K.J., and Q.D. Skinner. 2003. Natural attenuation of Ba, Cr, Mn, and Zn in coalbed methane product water disposal ponds. Special Symposium Natural Remediation-Bioavailability Interactions in Contaminated Ecosystems: Concepts and Applications. In: Proceedings of 7th International Conference on Biogeochemistry of Trace Elements, Uppsala, Sweden.
  25. Peel, J.W., K.J. Reddy, P.D. Stahl, J.D. Rodgers, and A.M. Ferro. 2003. Effect of phytoremediation on trace metal concentration in petrochemical contaminated soils in a cold, semi-arid environment. In: Proceedings of 7th International Conference on Biogeochemistry of Trace Elements, Uppsala, Sweden.
  26. Noecker, B., K.J. Reddy, and T.H. Brown. 2003. Galvanic suppression and insitu calcite precipitation for acid mine drainage remediation. In: Proceedings of 7th International Conference on Biogeochemistry of Trace Elements, Uppsala, Sweden.
  27. Miller, S.W., Q.D. Skinner, and K.J. Reddy. 2002. Chemical, physical, and biological data: Converging evidence for assessing water quality. In: Conference Proceedings of American Water Resources 2002 Annual Water Resources, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
  28. Miller, S.W., T. Barnes, Q.D. Skinner, and K.J. Reddy. 2002. Relationship of macroinvertibrate assemblage to environmental factors within the Medicine Bow River Drainage. In: Conference Proceedings of American Water Resources 10th Annual National Nonpoint Source Water Pollution Monitoring, Breckenridge, Colorado.
  29. Savell, S., and K.J. Reddy. 2002. Water quality monitoring criteria to develop Total Maximum Daily Load process: Nitrate. In: Conference Proceedings of Watershed Management to Meet Emerging Total Maximum Daily Load Regulations, American Society of Agricultural Engineers, Fort Worth, Texas.
  30. Peel, J.W., K.J. Reddy, B.P. Sullivan, and J.M. Bowen. 2001. Nitrate reduction in ground water by electrocatalysis. In: Conference Proceedings of 222nd American Chemical Society Conference, Chicago, Illinois.
  31. Patterson, M.M., K.J. Reddy, D. Rodgers, B.L. Perryman, and R. Jackson. 2001. Assessment of ambient, plant tissue, and soil fluoride concentrations associated with Phosphorus Fertilizer Plant. In: Conference Proceedings of 6th International Conference on the Biogeochemistry of Trace Elements, Guelph, Ontario, Canada.
  32. Peel, J.W., K.J. Reddy, P.D. Stahl, and J.D. Rodgers. 2001. Characterization of petroleum contaminated soils in Wyoming. In: Conference Proceedings of 18th American Society for Surface Mining and Reclamation Conference, R. Vincent et al., (ed) Land Reclamation: A Different Approach. Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  33. Reddy, K.J., M.M. Patterson, D. Rodgers, B. Perryman, and R. Jackson. 2001. Solubility and transport of fluoride in vadose zone. In: Conference Proceedings of 6th International Conference on the Biogeochemistry of Trace Elements, Special Symposium entitled, Geochemical Surface Controls on Trace Element Fate, Guelph, Ontario, Canada.
  34. McBeth, I.H., K.J. Reddy, and Q.D. Skinner. 2001. Quality of coalbed methane product water: Arsenic, boron, fluoride, and selenium. In: Conference Proceedings of American Water Resources Association Conference, J.J. Warwick (ed) Water Quality Monitoring and Modeling, Middleburg, Virginia, TPS-01.
  35. Savell, S., K.J. Reddy, and T.A. Wesche. 1999. EPA Region 8 update of Total Maximum Daily Load establishment for large rivers and lakes. In: Conference Proceedings of American Water Resources Association Conference, D.S. Olsen and J.P. Potyondy (eds), Wildland Hydrology, Herndon, Virginia.
  36. Reddy, K.J. 1999. Management of ground water quality from non-point source pollution. In: Conference Proceedings of American Water Resources Association Conference, P. Sturtevant and R. Sakrison (eds), Watershed Management to Protect Declining Species,, Middleburg, Virginia.
  37. Reddy, K.J., M.J. Blaylock, G.F. Vance, and R.B. See. 1995. Effects of redox potential on the speciation of selenium in groundwater and coal mine backfill materials. In: G.E. Schuman and G.F. Vance (eds) Conference Proceedings of Decades Later: A time for Reassessment: Selenium: Mining, Reclamation and Environmental Impacts, ASSMR, Princeton, West Virginia.
  38. Vance, G.F., A.A. Fadlelmawla, R.B. See, and K.J. Reddy. 1995. Role of natural organic solutes on the sorption of selenium by coal mine backfill core samples from the Powder River Basin, Wyoming. In: G.E. Schuman and G.F. Vance (eds) Conference Proceedings of Decades Later: A time for Reassessment: Selenium: Mining, Reclamation and Environmental Impacts, ASSMR, Princeton, West Virginia.
  39. Reddy, K.J., Z. Zhang, and G.F. Vance. 1995. Selenate and selenite determination in surface coal mine backfill groundwater. In: G.E. Schuman and G.F. Vance (eds) Conference Proceedings of Decades Later: A time for Reassessment: Selenium: Mining, Reclamation and Environmental Impacts, ASSMR, Princeton, West Virginia.
  40. Sharmasarkar, S., G.F. Vance, K.J. Reddy, Z. Zhang, and L.K. Spackman. 1995. Understanding selenium mobility by sorption and extraction processes in surface coal mine spoils. In: G.E. Schuman and G.F. Vance (eds) Conference Proceedings of Decades Later: A time for Reassessment: Selenium: Mining, Reclamation and Environmental Impacts, ASSMR, Princeton, West Virginia.
  41. Reddy, K.J., Z. Zhang, S.P. Gloss, and P.T. Gadlin. 1995. Catalytic reduction of nitrate in groundwater: A preliminary evaluation. In: L.W. Mays (ed) Conference Proceedings of Environmental Restoration Symposium, University Council on Water Resources, Big Sky, Montana.
  42. Fadlelmawla, A.A., K.J. Reddy, and G.F. Vance. 1994. Geochemical processes controlling dissolved selenium in surface coal mine backfill environments. In: R.A. Marston and V.R. Hasfurther (eds) Conference Proceedings of Proceedings of Annual National Meetings of the American Society for Water Resources, American Water Resources Association, Bethesda, Maryland.
  43. Reddy, K.J. 1993. Aluminum and iron solubilities as effected by the oxidation of pyrite in coal overburden environments. In: F.F. Munshower and S.C. Fisher (eds) Conference Proceedings of 6th Symposium of the Planning, Rehabilitation and Treatment of Disturbed Lands.
  44. Reddy, K.J. 1988. Chemistry of aluminum and iron minerals in oil shales containing pyrite. In: D.J. Lazar (ed) Conference Proceedings of Proceedings of 1988 Eastern Oil Shale Symposium, Institute for Mining and Minerals Research, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky.

 

Research Reports

  1. Reddy. K.J (co-author with M. Allen, M. Argyle, M. Balas, N. Ballenger, Ed. Barbier, W. Gern, S. Holbrook, J. Steidtmann, B. Towler) 2005. School of Energy Resources, Office of Academic Affairs, University of Wyoming, Laramie, Wyoming, 27pp.
  2. Reddy, K.J., L. Wang, and W.L. Lindsay. 1990. Selection of standard gibbs free energies of formation for various molybdenum species important in soil chemistry. Molybdenum supplement. Colorado State University Experiment Station Technical Bulletin 134, Fort Collins, Colorado, 21pp.
  3. Reddy, K.J., J.I. Drever, and V.R. Hasfurther. 1989. Application of a geochemical model to the prediction of the chemistry of extracts from non-recarbonated and recarbonated spent shales. U.S. Department of Energy, Morgantown Energy Technology Center, Morgantown, West Virginia, 13pp.
  4. Reddy, K.J., J.I. Drever, M.E. Essington, and W.L. Lindsay. 1988. Selection of standard Gibbs free energies of formation for various strontium species important in soil chemistry. Strontium supplement. Colorado State University Experiment Station Technical Bulletin 134, Fort Collins, Colorado, 24pp.
  5. Reddy, K.J., J.I. Drever, and V.R. Hasfurther. 1988. Application of geochemical models to oil shale solid wastes. U.S. Department of Energy, Morgantown Energy Technology Center, Morgantown, West Virginia, 52pp.
  6. Sullivan, P.J., J.L. Yelton, and K.J. Reddy. 1987. Acid mine drainage potential of raw, retorted, and combusted eastern oil shales. U.S. Department of Energy, Morgantown Energy Technology Center, Morgantown, West Virginia,126pp.
  7. Reddy, K.J. and J.I. Drever. 1987. Geochemical modeling research related to the surface disposal of processed oil shale waste. U.S. Department of Energy, Morgantown Energy Technology Center, Morgantown, West Virginia, 109pp.
  8. Lindsay, W.L and K.J. Reddy. 1986. Recarbonation of retorted oil shales and plant uptake of toxic elements. In E.F. Redente and C.W. Cook (eds) Structural and Functional Changes in Early Successional Stages of a Semiarid Ecosystem, Fort Collins, Colorado, 59pp.
  9. Lindsay, W.L and K.J. Reddy. 1985. The chemistry of calcium and magnesium minerals in processed oil shales. In E.F. Redente and C.W. Cook (eds) Semiarid Ecosystem Development as a Function of Resource Processing and Allocation, Fort Collins, Colorado, 95pp.
  10. Lindsay, W.L., K.J. Reddy, and F.W. Boyle. 1984. Recarbonation of processed shales. In E.F. Redente and C.W. Cook (eds) Ecological Studies of Natural and Established Ecosystems on Energy Related to Disturbances in Colorado, Fort Collins, Colorado, 65pp.

 

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