Proceedings of the International Conference on Marine and Freshwater Environments (iMFE 2014) - Our Water, Our Future

Table of Contents

Climate Change, Energy Systems and Emission Reduction (CCE)

Possible Impacts of Climate Changes on Freshwater in Coastal Aquifers PDF
Mohsen M Sherif, Ahmed Sefelnasr, Abdel Azim Ebraheem, Akbar Javadi



Statistical Downscaling of Rainfall using Large-Scale Predictors: Dynamic Model Outputs vs. Reanalysis Data PDF
Yan Lu, P.V. Mandapaka, C.C. Kuo, T. Y. Gan, Xiaosheng Qin



Environmental and Marine Biotechnology (EMB)

Algae Involved Generation of Compost PDF
Yujiao Wang, Baiyu Zhang, Tahir Husain



Biosurfactant Production by Rhodococcus Erythropolis Sp. SB-1A Isolated from North Atlantic Ocean: Study on the Influence of Environmental Conditions PDF
Tong Cao, Baiyu Zhang, Bing Chen, Qinhong Cai, He Zhang, Zhiwen Zhu, Kedong Zhang



Research on Passive Contaminant Transport in a Vegetated Channel PDF
Fatima Jahra, Yoshihisa Kawahara



Environmental Modeling, Risk Assessment and Decision Making (EMR)

Comparison of Autoregressive Moving Average and State Space Methods for Monthly Time Series Modelling of Labrador and South-East Quebec River Flows PDF
Carrisa Sparkes, Leonard M. Lye, Susan Richter



Development of a risk rank model for environmental risk assessment of abrupt water pollution accidents - with the case of Laoguan River Basin PDF
Ke Zhang, Renzhi Liu, Zhijiao Zhang



Evaluation of the Causal Relationship between Variables Using a Probabilistic Approach for Water Quality Management PDF
Jianxun He



Lattice Boltzmann Method for the Advection and Diffusion Equation in Shallow Water PDF
Haifei Liu, Yu Ding



Long-Term Dependence of Annual Peak Flows of Canadian Rivers: Two Decades Later PDF
Leonard M. Lye, Heri Sulistiyono



Numerical simulations of oil spill trajectories in the Danjiangkou Reservoir in China PDF
Libin Chen, Zhifeng Yang, Haifei Liu, Chunhui Li



Optimal PM2.5 emission reduction strategies for an industrial park based on China’s 12th five-year plan on air pollution prevention and control PDF
Wencong Yue, Yanpeng Cai, Qiangqiang Rong



Optimizing Water Quality Sampling Through Application Of Real Time Ionic Concentration Regression Models PDF
Shibly Rahman, Renee Paterson



Parametric functional analysis of variance for fish biodiversity PDF
Tonio Di Battista, Francesca Fortuna, Fabrizio Maturo



Peak flow prediction using fuzzy linear regression: Case study of the Bow River PDF
Usman T Khan, Caterina Valeo



Predicting Dissolved Oxygen Concentration in Urban Watersheds: A Comparison of Fuzzy Number Based and Bayesian Data-Driven Approaches PDF
Usman T Khan, Caterina Valeo



System Dynamics Modeling Of Socioeconomic Development Mode Associated With Water Usage In Baiyangdian Lake, Northern China PDF
JIE ZHU, XUAN WANG, QUAN CUI, GUAN NAN CUI



Uncertainty analysis for propagation effects from statistical downscaling to hydrological modelingUncertainty analysis for propagation effects from statistical downscaling to hydrological modeling PDF
Hongjing Wu, Bing Chen



Water Supply-Demand Management under Climate Change PDF
Tianyi Xu, Xiaosheng Qin



Marine Oil Spill Response and Countermeasures (MOS)

An Agent-based Simulation-optimization Coupling Approach for Device Allocation and Operation Control in Response to Offshore Oil Spills PDF
Pu Li, Bing Chen, Zelin Li, Liang Jing



Modelling the Effects of Chemical Dispersant on the Fate of Spilled Oil: Case Study of a Hypothetical Spill near Saint John, NB PDF
Haibo Niu, Rujun Yang, Yongsheng Wu, Kenneth Lee



Use of CFD in Ocean Engineering PDF
Dexin Zhan, Worakanok Thanyamanta, David Molyneux



Bio-dispersant produced by a Rhodococcus erythropolis mutant as an oil spill response PDF
Qinhong Cai, Baiyu Zhang, Bing Chen, Tong Cao, Ze Lv



Marine Resource Management and Sustainable Development (MRM)

Characterization of Microbial Community Structure Associated with Pollution in Xiaoqing River Sediment PDF
Jialin Li, Tao Zou, Shuxian Yu, Song Qin



Offsetting the Destruction of Marine Fish Habitat During Coastal Development Projects in Canada PDF
Lica Christensen, Joe Wroblewski



Water Resources Assessment and Management for Nuclear Power Plants in China PDF
Xiaowen Ding, Wei Wang, Guohe Huang, Qingwei Chen, Guoliang Wei



Ocean Observation and Pollution Mitigation (OOP)

A GIS-based Spatiotemporal Study of the Variability of Water Quality Parameters in the Dubai Creek PDF
Tarig A Ali, Maruf Mortula, Serter Atabay, Ehsan Navadeh



Intelligent Multiparameter Fiber-Optic Sensing for Ocean Observation PDF
Qiying Chen, Liqiu Men



Mapping of Chlorophyll-A in the Dubai Creek Area Using WorldView-2 Imagery and Field Data PDF
Abdallah R Bachir, Tarig A Ali, Maruf Mortula



Mass Balance Simulation for Wetlands and Estuaries Management PDF
Bumshick Shin, Kyuhan Kim



Opto-Microfluidics for Monitoring Salinity and Temperature of Sea Water PDF
Daiying Zhang, Liqiu Men, Qiying Chen



Oil Spill Environmental Forensics and Chemical Fingerprinting (OEC)

Behavior of Corexit dispersants in the Gulf of Mexico after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill PDF
Qinhong Cai, Baiyu Zhang, Bing Chen, Pu Li, Xing Song, Zhiwen Zhu



Others (OTH)

Cuttings Transport Evaluation in Deviated Wells PDF
Majeed Olasunkanmi Abimbola, Godwin Chukwu, Faisal Khan



Role of Hydro in Support of Modern Power Grids PDF
Philip Charles Helwig



Sea-Land Integrated Pollution Control Mode applied to Beidaihe Offshore Area PDF
Zhijiao Zhang, Renzhi Liu, Yanwei Zhao



Persistent and Emerging Contaminants (PEC)

Study on Water-Atmosphere Interface Distribution and Concentration Fluctuation Intensities of Polybrominated Diphenyl Ethers in Great Lake PDF
Long Jiang, Lin Liu, Yang Li, Yu Li



Subsurface Contamination and Remediation (SCR)

A Study on Pollution in Livestock and Poultry Breeding in Shiyan City PDF
Jia junxiang, Li chunhui, Jia xiaoli, xu meng



Water and Wastewater Treatment (WWT)

Biosorption of Silver using Metal-Imprinted Thiourea-Modified Glutaraldehyde-Crosslinked O-Carboxymethyl Chitosan Beads PDF
Meng Zhang, Yan Zhang, Robert Helleur



Cu, Zn and As pollution of river insect, plant and water along the metal mine tailing in Waidani area, Okayama prefecture, Japan PDF
Hiroyuki Ii



Membrane fouling remediation in ultrafiltration of latex contaminated water and wastewater PDF
Amira Abdelrasoul, Huu Doan, Ali Lohi



Sludge Blanket Anaerobic membrane bioreactor (SB-AnMBR) Treatment of Prehydrolysis Liquor from the Dissolving Pulp Industry PDF
Mayur Milan Kale, Kripa Singh



Photocatalytic degradation of naphthalene in offshore produced water: comparison of immobilized and suspended TiO2 PDF
Bo Liu, Bing Chen, Kenneth Lee, Baiyu Zhang, Yinchen Ma, Liang Jing



Water Management in Harsh and Arctic Environments (WMH)

An Integrated System Planning and Process Control System for Marine Wastewater Management PDF
Liang Jing, Bing Chen, Baiyu Zhang, Pu Li



Water Safety and Public Health (WSP)

Potential Health Risks of Contaminants in Private Groundwater Sources in Newfoundland and Labrador PDF
Kalen Kelley Thomson, Atanu Sarkar, Tom J Cooper



Trace Element Analysis of Water with Inductively Coupled Plasma-Mass Spectrometry PDF
Liqiu Men, Daiying Zhang, Qiying Chen



Water Insecurity in Indigenous Canada: A Case Study of Illness, Neglect, and Urgency PDF
Maura C Hanrahan, Atanu Sarkar, Amy M Hudson



Water Resources Security Evaluation Based on Matter Element Model in the Yellow River Basin PDF
Jia xiaoli, Li chunhui, Jia Junxiang, Meng Xu



Watersheds, Wetlands and Estuaries Management (WWE)

Influence of Soil Drought Stress on C, N and P Stoichiometry of Tamarix Chinensis Lour. in Yellow River Delta, China PDF
Qiangqiang Rong, Jingtao Liu, Yanpeng Cai, Zhaohua Lu, Zhenzhen Zhao, Wencong Yue, Jiangbao Xia