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Publications

Jiang, W., T.A. Reddy, P.L. Gurian, "General Methodology Combining Engineering Optimization of Primary HVAC&R Plants with Decision Analysis Methods- Part II: Uncertainty and Decision Analysis" HVAC&R Research (in press)

Villegas, H., P.L. Gurian, J.M. Heyman, A. Mata, R. Falcone, E. Ostapowicz, S. Wilrigs, M. Petragnani, E. Eisele. "Tradeoffs between Security and Traffic Flow: Policy Options for Land Border Ports of Entry" Transportation Research Record (in press).

Gharaibeh, N., Y.C. Chiu, and P.L. Gurian, "Fund Allocation in Transportation Infrastructure Asset Management Using Utility Analysis," ASCE Journal of Infrastructure Systems, 12(1):1-9 (2006).


Graham, J.P., V. Corella-Barud, R. Avilla, P.L. Gurian, "The In-Home Environment and Household Health:  A Cross-Sectional Study of Informal Urban Settlements in Northern Mexico" International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 2(3) (2005).


Gurian, P.L., T. Montoya, V. Corella-Barud, and Z.D. Mulla, “Unintentional Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Cases in Ciudad Juárez, Mexico” Southern Medical Journal, 98(9):955-956 (2005).


Benitez-Marquez, E., B.R. Diaz, and P.L. Gurian, “Understanding the Associations Between Statewide Diabetes Prevalence and Air Pollution Emissions,” Diabetes Care, 27 (6):1515-7 (2004).

Graham, J. P., P. L. Gurian, V. Corella-Barud, R. Avilla, “Peri-urbanization and In-home Environmental Health Risks: the Side Effects of Planned and Unplanned Growth,” International Journal of Hygiene and Environmental Health, 207 (5):447-454 (2004).

Gurian, P.L. and J.J. Corbett; “Inland Sulfate Deposition in North America from Marine Emissions,” Transportation Research Record No. 1871 Water Transport, 50-54 (2004).

Gurian, P. L., M. J. Small, J. R. Lockwood, and M. J. Schervish, “Assessing Nationwide Cost-Benefit Implications of Multi-Contaminant Drinking Water Standards,” Journal of the American Water Works Association, 96 (3):70-83 (2004).

Lockwood J. R. , M. J. Schervish, P.L. Gurian, and M. J. Small, “ Analysis of Contaminant Co-occurrence in Community Water Systems ," Journal of the American Statistical Association, 99 (465):45-56 (2004).

Gurian, P. L., and M. J. Small, “Point-of-use Treatment and the Revised Arsenic MCL,” Journal of the American Water Works Association, 94 (3):101-108 (2002).

Gurian, P. L., M. J. Small, J. R. Lockwood, and M. J. Schervish, “Addressing Uncertainty and Conflicting Cost Estimates in Revising the Arsenic MCL,” Environmental Science and Technology, 35 (22):4414-4420 (2001).

Gurian, P. L., M. J. Small, J. R. Lockwood, and M. J. Schervish, “Benefit-Cost Estimation for Alternative Drinking Water MCLs,” Water Resources Research, 37 (8):2213-2226 (2001).

Lockwood, J. R., M. J. Schervish, P. L. Gurian, and M. J. Small, “Characterization of Arsenic Occurrence in U.S. Drinking Water Treatment Facility Source Waters,” Journal of the American Statistical Association, 96 (456):1184-1193 (2001).

Gurian, P. L., L. K. Cheatam, J. W. Ziller, A. R. Barron, “Aluminum Complexes of N,N'Ethylenebis (salicylideneimine),” Journal of the Chemical Society Dalton Transactions ; Number 6, page 1449 (1991).

Feng, T. L., P. L. Gurian, M. D. Healy, A. R. Barron, “Aluminum Citrate: Isolation and Structural Characterization of a Stable Trinuclear Complex,” Inorganic Chemistry, 29 (3):408-411 (1990).

Additional Publications

Kumar, A., P.L. Gurian, R. Bucciarelli-Tieger, "Development of Iron-Oxide-Coated Fiberglass for Arsenic (V) Removal" Proceedings of the AWWA Annual Conference and Exposition, San Antonio, TX (2006).

Gurian, P.L., R. Bucciarelli-Tieger, M. Chew, A. Martinez, and A. Woocay "Validating Pre-regulatory Cost Estimates for the Revised Arsenic MCL" Proceedings of the AWWA Annual Conference and Exposition, San Antonio, TX (2006).

Gurian, P.L., "Regulating Drinking Water Quality Incrementally: Better than Benefit-cost Analysis?" Utility Manager, 8(2) (2005).

Martinez, V.H., P.L. Gurian, and S.R. Cook, "Improving Energy Efficiency and Temperature Control in a Passive-solar Housing Development," Proceedings of the 2005 World Solar Congress, Orlando, FL (2005).

Marquez, E.B., P.L. Gurian, A. Barud-Zubillaga, P. Goodell, "Geochemistry of Groundwater Arsenic in the El Paso Region," Proceedings of the National Ground Water Association Naturally Occurring Contaminants Conference, Charleston, SC, (2005).

Villalobos, J.A., Y.C. Chiu, P.L. Gurian, J. Heyman, "Development of a Multi-Resolution Large-Scale Vehicular Traffic Simulation and Assignment Model to Assess Impact of Port-of-Entry on Regional Infrastructure", Proceedings of ASCE Computing in Civil Engineering Conference, Cancun, Mexico (2005).

Gurian, P.L., F. Castro, Y.C. Chiu, “ A Bayesian Monte Carlo Approach to Model Calibration for Queuing Systems”, Proceedings of the 84th Annual Meeting of Transportation Research Board , Washington, DC (2005) .

Armstrong, J., P.L. Gurian, and A. Tarquin, “ Applying the Psychometric Paradigm to Understanding Public Attitudes Towards Wastewater Reuse,” Proceedings of the 19 th Annual Water Reuse Symposium , Phoenix , AZ (2004).

Gurian, P.L., M.J. Small, J.R. Lockwood , and M. J. Schervish, “Modeling Treatment Decisions, Costs, and Risk Implications of Regulations for the US Water Supply Industry,” Proceedings of the Engineering Systems Symposium , Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge , MA (2004).

Gurian, P.L., “Making Sense of the Benefit-cost Provisions of the Safe Drinking Water Act” Proceedings of the AWWA Annual Conference and Exposition (2004).

Armstrong, J., P.L. Gurian, and A. Tarquin, “Public Perception of Wastewater Reuse” Proceedings of the AWWA Source Water Conference (2004).

Gurian, P.L., “Regulating Drinking Water Quality Incrementally: Better than Benefit-cost Analysis?” Proceedings of the AWWA/WEF Joint Management Conference (2004).

Montoya, T., and P.L. Gurian, “Modeling Arsenic Removal by Coagulation with Ferric Salts: Effects of pH and Dosage,” Proceedings of the Texas Water 2004 Conference (2004).

Park, J., S. Cook, V. Corella-Barud, and P.L. Gurian, “Water Supply in Texas Colonias : Experience in El Paso County ,” Proceedings of the Texas Water 2004 Conference (2004) .

Montoya, T. and P.L. Gurian, “Numerical Solution of a Chemical Equilibrium Model of Arsenic Sorption to Ferric Hydroxide,” Proceedings of the Modeling and Simulation Workshop of the International Test and Evaluation Association (2003).

Adak, P., P. L. Gurian, J. R. Lockwood, “Modeling Arsenic Occurrence at Public and Domestic Wells,” Texas Water Conference Proceedings, 2003.

Gurian, P.L., and J.A. Tarr, “The First Federal Drinking Water Standards and Their Evolution, 1914-1974,” in Improving Regulation: Cases in Environmental Health and Safety, Resources for the Future Press (2001).

Gurian, P.L., M. Small, J. Lockwood, and M. Schervish, “Simulating Variability and Uncertainty for a Regulatory Impact Assessment of Arsenic in Drinking Water,” Proceedings of the 32 nd Annual Mid-Atlantic Industrial and Hazardous Waste Conference , Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, New York, June 2000.

DeWitt, J., B. Hungate, P. Gurian, D. Grbic-Galic, Microbial Transformations of One- and Two-carbon Chlorinated Solvents ; Stanford University Civil Engineering Technical Report No. 315 (1991).

Criddle, C., J. DeWitt, P. Gurian, D. Grbic-Galic, and P. McCarty, Anaerobic Transformation of Carbon Tetrachloride as Sole Substrate and in Mixtures with Hexachloroethane and/or Nitrate by Subsurface Microorganisms ; Stanford University Civil Engineering Technical Report No. 311 (1990).