Water Research X

(The median citation count of Water Research X is 7. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-06-01 to 2024-06-01.)
Early-pandemic wastewater surveillance of SARS-CoV-2 in Southern Nevada: Methodology, occurrence, and incidence/prevalence considerations176
Co-quantification of crAssphage increases confidence in wastewater-based epidemiology for SARS-CoV-2 in low prevalence areas88
State of the art of urine treatment technologies: A critical review.79
A review of long-term pesticide monitoring studies to assess surface water quality trends72
Tools for interpretation of wastewater SARS-CoV-2 temporal and spatial trends demonstrated with data collected in the San Francisco Bay Area71
Paint particles in the marine environment: An overlooked component of microplastics67
Membrane aerated biofilm reactors for mainstream partial nitritation/anammox: Experiences using real municipal wastewater50
One-year stable pilot-scale operation demonstrates high flexibility of mainstream anammox application44
Capsid integrity quantitative PCR to determine virus infectivity in environmental and food applications – A systematic review43
Sewage sludge derived biochar for environmental improvement: Advances, challenges, and solutions39
Removal of pharmaceuticals from nitrified urine by adsorption on granular activated carbon37
Ammonia-oxidizing archaea and complete ammonia-oxidizing Nitrospira in water treatment systems36
COVID-19 and the call for ‘Safe Hands’: Challenges facing the under-resourced municipalities that lack potable water access - A case study of Chitungwiza municipality, Zimbabwe35
Wastewater treatment efficacy evaluated with in vitro bioassays34
Estimation of countrywide N2O emissions from wastewater treatment in Switzerland using long-term monitoring data31
Linking seasonal N2O emissions and nitrification failures to microbial dynamics in a SBR wastewater treatment plant30
Successful year-round mainstream partial nitritation anammox: Assessment of effluent quality, performance and N2O emissions29
The role of mobile genetic elements in organic micropollutant degradation during biological wastewater treatment29
Modeling the energy consumption of potable water reuse schemes27
Persistence of emerging viral fecal indicators in large-scale freshwater mesocosms26
Microbial paracetamol degradation involves a high diversity of novel amidase enzyme candidates26
Quantification of individual Rare Earth Elements from industrial sources in sewage sludge25
Inactivation of RNA and DNA viruses in water by copper and silver ions and their synergistic effect23
Engineered methanotrophic syntrophy in photogranule communities removes dissolved methane23
Enhanced hydraulic cleanability of biofilms developed under a low phosphorus concentration in reverse osmosis membrane systems22
Use of trihalomethanes as a surrogate for haloacetonitrile exposure introduces misclassification bias21
Nanoplastics are significantly different from microplastics in urban waters21
CrAssphage for fecal source tracking in Chile: Covariation with norovirus, HF183, and bacterial indicators20
Quantifying the performance of dual-use rainwater harvesting systems20
Making waves: Why do we need ultra-permeable nanofiltration membranes for water treatment?19
Three years of wastewater surveillance for new psychoactive substances from 16 countries18
Continuous high-frequency pesticide monitoring to observe the unexpected and the overlooked18
Controlling disinfection byproducts from treated wastewater using adsorption with granular activated carbon: Impact of pre-ozonation and pre-chlorination18
Optimized suspect screening approach for a comprehensive assessment of the impact of best management practices in reducing micropollutants transport in the Potomac River watershed17
Tracing N2O formation in full-scale wastewater treatment with natural abundance isotopes indicates control by organic substrate and process settings17
Semi-crystalline microplastics in wastewater plant effluents and removal efficiencies of post-treatment filtration systems16
Microfluidic testing of flocculants for produced water treatment: Comparison with other methodologies14
Making Waves: Why water reuse frameworks need to co-evolve with emerging small-scale technologies14
Competitive co-adsorption of bacteriophage MS2 and natural organic matter onto multiwalled carbon nanotubes13
Separation of Microplastic Particles from Sewage Sludge Extracts Using Magnetic Seeded Filtration13
UV aged epoxy coatings ̶ Ecotoxicological effects and released compounds13
Low porosity, high areal-capacity Prussian blue analogue electrodes enhance salt removal and thermodynamic efficiency in symmetric Faradaic deionization with automated fluid control12
Biological activated carbon filter for greywater post-treatment: Long-term TOC removal with adsorption and biodegradation12
Hydrolysis capacity of different sized granules in a full-scale aerobic granular sludge (AGS) reactor12
Microbial mixotrophic denitrification using iron(II) as an assisted electron donor12
Predictive water virology using regularized regression analyses for projecting virus inactivation efficiency in ozone disinfection12
An overlooked route of inhalation exposure to tap water constituents for children and adults: Aerosolized aqueous minerals from ultrasonic humidifiers12
Control of sulfides and coliphage MS2 using hydrogen peroxide and UV disinfection for non-potable reuse of pilot-scale anaerobic membrane bioreactor effluent12
Demonstrating the reduction of enteric viruses by drinking water treatment during snowmelt episodes in urban areas12
Particulate substrate retention in plug-flow and fully-mixed conditions during operation of aerobic granular sludge systems11
Spatial-temporal targeted and non-targeted surveys to assess microbiological composition of drinking water in Puerto Rico following Hurricane Maria11
Stagnation leads to short-term fluctuations in the effluent water quality of biofilters: A problem for greywater reuse?11
Development and optimization of analytical methods for the detection of 18 taste and odor compounds in drinking water utilities11
The efficacy of Phoslock® in reducing internal phosphate loading varies with bottom water oxygenation11
Ammonia oxidation by novel “Candidatus Nitrosacidococcus urinae” is sensitive to process disturbances at low pH and to iron limitation at neutral pH10
Mitigating risks and maximizing sustainability of treated wastewater reuse for irrigation10
Diverse and active archaea communities occur in non-disinfected drinking water systems–Less activity revealed in disinfected and hot water systems10
Periodic chemical cleaning with urea: disintegration of biofilms and reduction of key biofilm-forming bacteria from reverse osmosis membranes10
A comprehensive kinetic model for phenol oxidation in seven advanced oxidation processes and considering the effects of halides and carbonate10
Ozonation products of zidovudine and thymidine in oxidative water treatment9
Predicting breakthrough of vanadium in fixed-bed absorbent columns with complex groundwater chemistries: A multi-component granular ferric hydroxide−vanadate−arsenate−phosphate−silicic acid system9
An electrochemical advanced oxidation process for the treatment of urban stormwater9
Use of stable nitrogen isotopes to track plant uptake of nitrogen in a nature-based treatment system9
A relationship between phages and organic carbon in wastewater treatment plant effluents8
Occurrence of male-specific and somatic coliphages and relationship with rainfall in privately-owned wells from peri‑urban and rural households8
Disinfection byproducts formed during drinking water treatment reveal an export control point for dissolved organic matter in a subalpine headwater stream8
Electrochemical nitrite sensing for urine nitrification8
On-site urine treatment combining Ca(OH)2 dissolution and dehydration with ambient air8
Quantification of anthropogenic and geogenic Ce in sewage sludge based on Ce oxidation state and rare earth element patterns8
Boosted brackish water desalination and water softening by facilely designed MnO2/hierarchical porous carbon as capacitive deionization electrode8
Application of QMRA to MAR operations for safe agricultural water reuses in coastal areas8
The impact of pH on the anaerobic and aerobic metabolism of Tetrasphaera-enriched polyphosphate accumulating organisms7
Impact of biosolids amendment and wastewater effluent irrigation on enteric antibiotic-resistant bacteria – a greenhouse study7
Modeling and experimental approaches for determining fluoride diffusion kinetics in bone char sorbent and prediction of packed-bed groundwater defluoridator performance7
Defense mechanism of Fe(III)-assisted anammox under salt stress: Performance and microbial community dynamics7
High content of low molecular weight organics does not always affect pharmaceutical adsorption on activated carbon: The case of acetate, propionate and ethanol in source-separated urine7
Gravity-driven membrane filtration with compact second-life modules daily backwashed: An alternative to conventional ultrafiltration for centralized facilities7
Metabolic implications for predatory and parasitic bacterial lineages in activated sludge wastewater treatment systems7
Amyloid adhesin production in activated sludge is enhanced in lab-scale sequencing batch reactors: Feeding regime impacts microbial community and amyloid distribution7
Decreased natural organic matter in water distribution decreases nitrite formation in non-disinfected conditions, via enhanced nitrite oxidation7