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Michael A. Urynowicz, P.E. , Ph.D.

Director

Center for Biogenic Natural Gas Research

Professor

Department of Civil & Architectural Engineering

University of Wyoming

1000 E. University Avenue, Dept. 3295

Laramie, WY 82071

Toll Free: 1 307 766-4398

Fax: 1 307 766-2221

Email: murynowi@uwyo.edu

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Michael A. Urynowicz, P.E., Ph.D.

PUBLISHED & SUBMITTED WORKS

Books/Textbooks/Monographs/Chapters in Books

Most Recent Books/Textbooks/Monographs/Chapters in Books

Huang, Z., Guan, H., M.A. Urynowicz, and Anderson-Sprecher, R. 2014. Evaluation of Factors in Solubilization of a Subbituminous Coal Using Chemical Treatment Agents. Coal Energy in the series of Energy Science and Technology.

Petri, B.G, Thomson, N.R. and M.A. Urynowicz, 2011. In Situ Chemical Oxidation for Remediation of Contaminated Groundwater, A reference book in the SERDP/ESTCP Remediation Technology Monograph Series. ed. Siegrist RL, M Crimi, TJ Simpkin. ~700 pages. Springer Publishing Company. New York, NY. http://www.springer.com/environment/environmental+management/book/978-1-4419-7825-7

Siegrist, R.L., M.A. Urynowicz, O.R. West, M.L. Crimi, and K.S. Lowe. 2001. Principles and Practices of In Situ Chemical Oxidation Using Permanganate. 336 pages. Battelle Press, Columbus, OH. http://books.google.com/books?id=8RBSAAAAMAAJ&hl=en

Most Recent Peer Reviewed Journal Articles

Factors affecting co-degradation of coal and straw to enhance biogenic coalbed methane. H. Guo; Y.Cheng; Z. Huang; M.A. Urynowicz; W. Liang; Z. Han; J. Liu. Fuel 244 (2019) 240-246

Optimization of Fe2+ catalyzed hydrogen peroxide/persulfate and its application in activated carbon regeneration. Shengpin Li, Wenpeng Li, Boyang Liu, Honghan Chen, Xiulan Yin, Song Jin, Guoxin Huang, Zaixing Huang, M.A. Urynowicz. Desalination and Water Treatment (in press).

Wang, Q., H Guo, H. Wang, M.A. Urynowicz, A Hu, CP Yu, P Fallgren, S Jin. 2019. Enhanced production of secondary biogenic coalbed natural gas from a subbituminous coal treated by hydrogen peroxide and its geochemical and microbiological analyses

Fuel 236, 1345-1355

Liu, F., H Guo, Q Wang, R Haider, M.A Urynowicz, PH Fallgren, S Jin. 2019. Characterization of organic compounds from hydrogen peroxide-treated subbituminous coal and their composition changes during microbial methanogenesis. Fuel 237, 1209-1216

Chen, L., J. Wu, J. Lu, C. Xia, M.A. Urynowicz, Z. Huang, L. Gao, M. Ma. 2018. Speciation, Fate and Transport, and Ecological Risks of Cu, Pb, and Zn in Tailings from Huogeqi Copper Mine, Inner Mongolia, China. Journal of Chemistry

Dangi, M, M.A. Urynowicz, and U., Udayasankar. 2018. Assessment of the experimental conditions affecting natural oxidant demand of soil by permanganate. Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering,

V 6, I4, Pages 5160-5166.  https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jece.2018.07.048

Huang, Z., C. Sednek, M.A. Urynowicz, H. Guo, Q. Wang, P. Fallgren, S. Jin. 2017. Low carbon renewable natural gas production from coalbeds and implications for carbon capture and storage. Nature communications 8 (1), 568.

Guo, H.,  J. Zhang, Q. Han, Z. Huang, M.A. Urynowicz, F. Wang. 2017. Important role of fungi in the production of secondary biogenic coalbed methane in China’s Southern Qinshui Basin. Energy & Fuels 31 (7), 7197-7207

Fallgren, P., Bensch, J.C., Li, S., Huang, Z., Urynowicz, M.A., Jin, S. Dosing of ozone in oxidation of methyl tert-butyl ether while minimizing hexavalent chromium formation in groundwater. 2016.  Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering 4 (4), 4466-4471

Huang, Z., Urynowicz, M. 2015. Enhanced production of biogenic coalbed methane from coals following chemical oxidation. ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY. AMER CHEMICAL SOC 1155 16TH ST, NW, WASHINGTON, DC 20036 USA.

Huang, Z., Urynowicz, M.A., Holles, J.H., Pribyl, R.D., 2014. Water adsorption/desorption isotherms for characterization of microporosity in Powder River Basin subbituminous coal. International Journal of Engineering and Innovative Technology 3 (12), 337-344.

Belbase, S. M.A Urynowicz, G.F. Vance and M.B. Dangi. Passive remediation of coalbed natural gas co-produced water using zeolite. Submitted to the Journal of Environmental Management. 2013 131(1), 318-324. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0301479713006440

[1]Huang, Z., C. Liers, R. Ullrich, René, M. Hofrichter and M.A. Urynowicz. Depolymerization and Solubilization of Chemically Pretreated Powder River Basin Subbituminous Coal by Manganese Peroxidase (MnP) from Bjerkandera adusta.  Fuel. 2013 112(1), 295-301. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0016236113003827

Huang, Z., M.A. Urynowicz and P.C. Colberg. Bioassay of Chemically Treated Subbituminous Coal Derivatives using Pseudomonas putida F1. Journal of Coal Geology, 2013, 115(1), 97–105. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.coal.2013.01.012

Huang, Z., M.A. Urynowicz and P.C. Colberg. Stimulation of biogenic methane in coal samples following chemical treatment with potassium permanganate. Fuel. 2013, 111(1), 813-819.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science?_ob=ArticleListURL&_method=list&_ArticleListID=-446995083&_sort=r&_st=13&view=c&_acct=C000057783&_version=1&_urlVersion=0&_userid=2532480&md5=ae1315e5fc70d968262d398adad8a3d3&searchtype=a

Liu, Y. D., M. Bagley and M.A. Urynowicz. Ethanol Conversion to Methane by a Coal Microbial Community. Journal of International Coal Geology, 2013 115(1), 85-91. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0166516213000621

[1]Recognized by the Renewable Energy Global Innovations Series as being of special interest to the Energy Field. http://reginnovations.org/

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Michael A. Urynowicz, P.E. , Ph.D.

Director

Center for Biogenic Natural Gas Research

Professor

Department of Civil & Architectural Engineering

University of Wyoming

1000 E. University Avenue, Dept. 3295

Laramie, WY 82071

Toll Free: 1 307 766-4398

Fax: 1 307 766-2221

Email: murynowi@uwyo.edu

Find us on LinkedIn (Link opens a new window)

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