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Paul L Bishop

Title: Emeritus
Office: 765 Baldwin Hall
Tel: 401-396-9275
Email: paul.bishop@uc.edu

Education

  • Ph. D., Purdue University, 1972 (Environmental Engineering).
  • M.S.C.E, Purdue University, 1970 (Environmental Engineering).
  • B.S.C.E, Northeastern University, 1968 (Civil Engineering).

Research Information

Research Support

  • (PI), Bishop, Paul, Intergovernmental Personnel Act (IPA) Assignment with the NSF, National Science Foundation. (CBET-0829356), $925,698.00. 04/14/2008 to 09/01/2011. Status: Closed.
  • (Collaborator), Ahn, Chong; Bishop, Paul; Jang, Am, Development of a Portable Multi-Analyte Sensor to Simultaneously Measure Chloride, Potassium, ORP, and pH in RO Membrane Systems, Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology. (SRS 005369), $97,976.83. 12/15/2007 to 12/14/2010. Status: Active.
  • (PI), Bishop, Paul; Boccelli, Dominic; Ioannides, Anastasios; Papautsky, Ian; Suidan, Makram, Construction and Commencement: Pipe Leak Detection Experimental Station, Environmental Protection Agency. (EP-C-05-056/PEG2-51UC), $44,549.00. 09/30/2007 to 09/29/2008. Status: Closed.
  • (Collaborator), Air, Dorothy; Beyette, Fred; Bishop, Paul; Broderick, Joseph; Clark, Joseph; Haridas, Balakrishna; Helmicki, Arthur; Jauch, Edward; Kanter, Daniel; Pancioli, Arthur; Papautsky, Ian; Privitera, Mary Beth; Shutter, Lori; Steckl, Andrew; Todd, Anita; Tomsick, Thomas; Wilsey, Philip, Point of Care-Care Center for Emerging Neurotechnologies, National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering. (U54 EB007954), $9,416,342.00. 09/30/2007 to 06/30/2014. Status: Active.
  • (PI), Bishop, Paul; Suidan, Makram, Resistance of Spore Forming Bacteria on Drinking Water Biofilm and Evaluation of Decontamination Methods, Environmental Protection Agency. (PEG1-31UC, PTS WA 1-31), $156,779.00. 01/04/2007 to 01/24/2009. Status: Closed.
  • (PI), Ahn, Chong; Bishop, Paul, PAH Bioremediation and Monitoring in Biowalls, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences. (1 R01 ES015446-01), $976,469.00. 08/01/2006 to 05/31/2010. Status: Closed.
  • (PI), Bishop, Paul, The Ability to Chlorine Dioxide Films to Retain Their Disinfecting Concentration, JohnsonDiversey, Inc.. (johnsondiversey), $2,500.00. 01/23/2006 to 05/31/2006. Status: Closed.
  • (Collaborator), Beyette, Fred; Bishop, Paul; Papautsky, Ian, Integrated Multi-Analyte Microelectrode Sensors for In Situ Environmental Monitoring, National Science Foundation. (BES-0529217), $340,788.00. 10/01/2005 to 09/30/2009. Status: Closed.
  • (PI), Bishop, Paul, Improvement of Wet Weather Treatment Facility Performance with Use of Polymer Addition and Ultra Violet Disinfection, Metropolitan Sewer District of Greater Cincinnati. (15 X 8938), $40,000.00. 02/01/2005 to 09/30/2005. Status: Closed.
  • (PI), Bishop, Paul, Research & Development Transactions - Master Agreement, General Electric Company. (OSP 05149), $.00. 12/03/2004 to 12/31/2008. Status: Closed.
  • (PI), Bishop, Paul, Effectiveness of Chlorine Dioxide in the Disinfection of Biofilms in Pipes and Food Process Equipment, JohnsonDiversey, Inc.. (NCE), $52,442.00. 07/01/2004 to 12/31/2005. Status: Closed.
  • (PI), Bishop, Paul, Microelectrodes for Environmental Monitoring, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences. (OSP 05-133), $44,535.00. 05/01/2004 to 03/31/2005. Status: Closed.
  • (PI), Bishop, Paul, Master Agreement, The Boeing Company. (11999/NCE), $.00. 04/01/2004 to 12/31/2006. Status: Closed.
  • (PI), Bishop, Paul, Propulsion 21 Project, National Aeronautics and Space Administration. (745431/Supp 3), $.00. 08/01/2003 to 09/30/2007. Status: Closed.
  • (PI), Bishop, Paul, Ford Academic Partnerships Master Agreement, Ford Motor Company. (New Master Agreement), $.00. 05/15/2003 to 05/14/2004. Status: Closed.
  • (PI), Bishop, Paul, Microelectrodes for Environmental Monitoring, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences. (OSP03134), $114,740.00. 09/30/2002 to 07/31/2004. Status: Closed.
  • (PI), Bishop, Paul, Performance Evaluation of Satellite Combined Sewer Overflow Primary Treatment Units, Metropolitan Sewer District of Greater Cincinnati. (MSD 15X8938 Task 5), $47,439.00. 05/01/2002 to 08/31/2003. Status: Closed.
  • (PI), Bishop, Paul, Biological Nutrient Removal in Metropolitan Sewer District Treatment Plants, Metropolitan Sewer District of Greater Cincinnati. (MSD 15X8938 Task 7), $95,284.00. 05/01/2002 to 05/31/2004. Status: Closed.
  • (PI), Bishop, Paul, Hazardous Substances Research Center, Environmental Protection Agency. (NCE), $107,000.00. 09/01/2001 to 08/31/2005. Status: Closed.
  • (PI), Bishop, Paul, Use of Oxidation Reduction Potential for Control of Wastewater Treatment Operations, Metropolitan Sewer District of Greater Cincinnati. (15 x 8939 Task 04), $29,887.00. 06/01/2001 to 12/31/2001. Status: Closed.
  • (PI), Bishop, Paul, Provide Research Support through Various Task Orders, Department of Energy. (01TP000527 Mod 3), $.00. 05/10/2001 to 09/30/2005. Status: Closed.
  • (PI), Bishop, Paul, Health Effects and Biodegradation of Complex Mixtures, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences. (P42 ES004908), $6,386,444.00. 04/01/2001 to 03/31/2008. Status: Closed.
  • (PI), Bishop, Paul, Performance Evaluation of Satellite Combined Sewer Overflow Primary Treatment Units, Metropolitan Sewer District of Greater Cincinnati. (15 x 8938 Task 1), $79,000.00. 03/21/2001 to 12/31/2002. Status: Closed.
  • (PI), Bishop, Paul, Research Regarding Sewers, Watewater, Airpollution, and Infrastructure Development, Metropolitan Sewer District of Greater Cincinnati. (Contract 15 X 8938), $.00. 02/21/2001 to 12/31/2005. Status: Closed.
  • (PI), Bishop, Paul, Support of the Fernald Post Closure Stewardship Technology Project, Department of Energy. (Task Order 53 Mod B), $45,000.00. 11/20/2000 to 03/29/2002. Status: Closed.
  • (PI), Bishop, Paul, On Site Disposal Facility, Department of Energy. (Task Order 52 -Mod A), $35,000.00. 09/25/2000 to 01/24/2001. Status: Closed.
  • (PI), Bishop, Paul, Master Agreement to Cover Research with Dephi Automotive Systems, Delphi Automotive Systems. (Delph 01), $.00. 09/07/2000 to 12/31/2005. Status: Closed.
  • (PI), Bishop, Paul, Leachability of Metals from Mineral Processing Waste, Environmental Protection Agency. (68-C7-0057/TO 31), $72,627.00. 08/01/2000 to 09/30/2001. Status: Closed.
  • (PI), Bishop, Paul, Fernald Stewardship Workshop, Department of Energy. (Task Order 50), $75,000.00. 06/02/2000 to 10/31/2000. Status: Closed.
  • (PI), Bishop, Paul, Use of Reclaimed Magnesium Hydroxide as a Wastewater Treatment Reagent, Cinergy Corporation. (CDO/D-96-16 Cinergy), $124,877.00. 07/01/1998 to 01/31/2001. Status: Closed.
  • (PI), Bishop, Paul, Use of Reclaimed Magnesium Hydroxide as a Wastewater Treatment Reagent, Dravo Lime Company. (CDO/D-96-16 DRA NCE), $48,670.00. 07/01/1998 to 08/31/2001. Status: Closed.
  • (PI), Bishop, Paul, Use of Reclaimed Magnesium Hydroxide as a Wastewater Treatment Reagent, Ohio Department of Development. (CDO/D-96-16 NCE), $275,575.00. 10/01/1997 to 01/31/2002. Status: Closed.
  • (PI), Bishop, Paul, Improved Aeration Efficiency at the Mill Creek Wastewater Treatment Plant, Cincinnati, City of. (85X8374), $281,800.00. 03/01/1997 to 12/31/2000. Status: Closed.
  • (PI), Bishop, Paul, Stabilization, Solidification and Possible Catalytic Destruction of Organically Contaminated Wastes, National Science Foundation. (BES-9630739-002), $459,587.00. 09/15/1996 to 08/31/2000. Status: Closed.
  • (PI), Bishop, Paul, Stabilization, Solidification and Possible Catalytic Destruction of Organic Wastes Using Reactivated Carbon, Calgon Carbon Corporation. (OSP97133-Buchanan), $75,000.00. 09/15/1996 to 08/31/1999. Status: Closed.
  • (PI), Bishop, Paul, Stabilization, Solidification and Possible Catalytic Destruction of Organically Contaminated Wastes, E. I. Depont De Nemours & Co.. (LBIO-71114), $75,000.00. 09/15/1996 to 08/31/1999. Status: Closed.

Publications

Peer-reviewed Publications

  • Lega, M., Ferrara, C., Persechino, G. and Bishop, P.L (2014). (In Press). Remote sensing in environmental police investigations: aerial platforms and an innovative application of thermography to detect several illegal activities. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, 186 (8).
  • Hosni, A.A., Shane, W.T., Szabo, J.G. and Bishop, P.L (2013). (In Press). The disinfection efficacy of chlorine and chlorine dioxide as disinfectants of B. globigii, a surrogate for B. anthracis, in water networks: a comparative study. Journal of Environmental Engineering and Science, 8 (2).
  • Jang, A. and Bishop, P.L. (2012). (In Press). Remediation potential of mulch for removing lead. Environmental Technology, 33, 623-660.
  • Lee, W.H., Choi, W.-H., Guo, X., Heineman, W.R., and Bishop, P.L. (2012). (In Press). Materials science chemistry of electrochemical microsensors and applications for biofilm research. Key Engineering Materials: Innovations in Materials Science II, 521, 113-139.
  • Clinton, C., Kupferle, M. and Bishop, P.L. (2012). (In Press). Transformation of a university climate action plan into a sustainability plan. EM & #8211; AWMA's Magazine For Environmental Managers.
  • Pressman, J.G., Lee, W.H., Bishop, P.L., and Wahman, D.G. (2012). (In Press). Effect of free ammonia concentration on monochloramine penetration within a nitrifying biofilm and its effect on activity, viability, and recovery. Water Research, 46, 882-894.
  • Lee, W.H., Pressman, J.G., Wahman, D.G. and Bishop, P.L (2011). (In Press). Free chlorine and monochloramine application to nitrifying biofilm: comparison of biofilm penetration, activity and viability. Environmental Science & Technology, 45 (4), 1412-1419.
  • Jang, A. and Bishop, P.L (2011). (In Press). Remediation potential of mulch for removing lead. Environmental Technology.
  • Lee, W.H., Lee, J.-H., Choi, W.-H., Hosni, A., Papautsky, I. and Bishop, P.L (2011). (In Press). Needle-type environmental micro-sensors: design, construction and use of microelectrodes and multi-analyte MEMS sensor arrays. Measurement Science and Technology.
  • Hosni, A.A., Szabo, J.G. and Bishop, P.L (2011). (In Press). The efficacy of chlorine dioxide as a disinfectant for Bacillus spores in drinking water biofilms. Journal of Environmental Engineering, 137, 569-575.
  • Jang, A., Zou, Z., Lee, K.K., Ahn, C.H. and Bishop, P.L (2011). (In Press). State-of-the-art lab chip sensors for environmental water monitoring. Measurement Science and Technology.
  • Shane, W.T., Szabo, J.G. and Bishop, P.L (2011). (In Press). Persistence of spore forming bacteria in drinking water biofilm and evaluation of decontamination methods. Environmental Technology, 32 (8), 847-855.
  • Wang, J. and Bishop, P.L (2010). (In Press). Fabrication, calibration and evaluation of a phosphate ion-selective microelectrode. Environmental Pollution, 158 (12), 3612-3617.
  • Jang, A., Zou, Z., Lee, K.K., Ahn, C.H. and Bishop, P.L (2010). (In Press). Potentiometric and voltammetric polymer lab chip sensors for determination of nitrate, pH and Cd(II) in water. Talanta, 83, 1-8.
  • Lee, W.H and Bishop, P.L (2010). (In Press). In situ microscale analyses of activated sludge flocs in the enhanced biological phosphate removal process by in situ hybridization and the use of microelectrodes. Journal of Environmental Engineering, 136 (6), 561-567.
  • Wang, J. and Bishop, P.L (2010). (In Press). Use of pilot-scale batch reactors to explore improvements in biological phosphorus removal at full-scale treatment plants. Environmental Engineer: Applied Research and Practice, 11, 37-41.
  • Lee, W.H., Pressman, J.G., Wahman, D.G. and Bishop, P.L (2010). (In Press). Characterization and application of a chlorine microelectrode for measuring monochloramine within a drinking water distribution system biofilm. Sensors & Actuators: B. Chemical, 145, 734-742.
  • Hosni, A.A., Shane, W.T., Szabo, J.G. and Bishop, P.L (2009). (In Press). The disinfection efficacy of chlorine and chlorine dioxide as disinfectants of B. globigii, a surrogate for B. anthracis, in water networks: a comparative study. Canadian Journal of Civil Engineering, 36, 732-737.
  • Stellaci, P., Liberti, L., Notarnicola, M. and Bishop, P.L (2009). (In Press). Valorization of coal fly ash by mechano-chemical activation. Part I. Enhancing pozzolanic capacity. Chemical Engineering Journal, 149, 19-24.
  • Stellaci, P., Liberti, L., Notarnicola, M. and Bishop, P.L (2009). (In Press). Valorization of coal fly ash by mechano-chemical activation. Part I. Enhancing adsorption capacity. Chemical Engineering Journal, 149, 11-18.
  • Lee, W.H., Seo, Y. and Bishop, P.L (2009). (In Press). Characteristics of cobalt-based phosphate microelectrode for in situ detection of phosphate in biological analyses. Sensors & Actuators: B.
  • Seo, Y., Lee, W.H., Sorial, G. and Bishop, P.L (2009). (In Press). The application of a mulch biofilm barrier for surfactant enhanced polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon bioremediation. Environmental Pollution, 157, 95-101.
  • Rodriguez, S. and Bishop, P.L (2008). (In Press). Enhancing the Biodegradation of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (PAHs). Effects of Nonionic Surfactant Addition on Biofilm Function and Structure. Journal of Environmental Engineering, 134 (7), 505-512.
  • Seo, Y. and Bishop, P.L. (2008). (In Press). The monitoring of biofilm formation in a mulch biowall barrier and its effect on performance. Chemosphere, 70, 480-488.
  • Seo, Y., Jang, A. and Bishop, P.L (2007). (In Press). Organic mulch biowall for PAH contaminated groundwater remediation. European Journal of Soil Biology, 43, 304-309.
  • Wu, Q. and Bishop, P.L (2007). (In Press). Struvite precipitation to improve sludge digestion. SCOPE Newsletter, CEEP No 69.
  • Seo, Y. and Bishop, P.L (2007). (In Press). Influence of nonionic surfactant on attached biofilm formation and phenanthrene bioavailability during simulated surfactant enhanced bioremediation. Environmental Science & Technology, 41, 7107-7113.
  • Uribe-Jongbloed, A. and Bishop, P.L (2007). (In Press). Comparative study of PAH removal efficiency under absence of molecular oxygen: Effect of electron acceptor and hydrodynamic conditions. Journal of Environmental Engineering and Science, 6 (4), 367-376.
  • Jin, P. and Bishop, P.L (2007). (In Press). Comparison of ion-selective and carbon fiber mercury film microelectrodes for cadmium measurement. Journal of Environmental Engineering, 133 (6), 608-615.
  • Szabo, J., Rice, E. and Bishop, P.L (2007). (In Press). Persistence and decontamination of Bacillus atrophaeus subsp. globigii spores on corroded iron in a model drinking water system. Applied & Environmental Microbiology, 73 (8), 2451-2457.
  • Jang, A., Lee, S.-W., Kim, K.-Y., Kim, I.S. and Bishop, P.L (2007). (In Press). Application of mulch for treating metals in urban runoff: batch and column tests. Water Science & Technology, 55 (1-2), 95-103.
  • Bishop, P.L (2007). (In Press). The role of biofilms in water reclamation and reuse. Water Science & Technology, 55 (1-2), 19-26.
  • Rodriguez, S. and Bishop, P.L (2007). (In Press). Three-dimensional quantification of soil biofilms using image analysis. Environmental Engineering Science, 24, 96-103.
  • Hosni, A., Coughlin, M. and Bishop, P.L (2006). (In Press). Diffusion of chlorine dioxide through aqueous and oil films. Food and Bioproducts Processing, 84, 346-352.
  • Jang, A., Szabo, J., Hosni, A., Coughlin, M. and Bishop, P.L (2006). (In Press). Measurement of chlorine dioxide penetration in dairy process pipe biofilms during disinfection. Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology, 72, 368-376.
  • Szabo, J.G., Rice, E.W. and Bishop, P.L (2006). (In Press). Persistence of Klebsiella pneumoniae on simulated biofilm in a model drinking water system. Environmental Science & Technology, 40, 4996-5002.
  • Kupferle, M.J., Galal, A. and Bishop, P.L. (2006). (In Press). Electrolytic treatment of azo dye wastewaters: Impact of matrix chloride content. Journal of Environmental Engineering, 132 (5), 514-518.
  • Piao, H. and Bishop, P.L (2006). (In Press). Stabilization of mercury-containing waste using sulfide. Environmental Pollution, 139, 498-506.
  • Jin, P. and Bishop, P.L (2005). (In Press). Cadmium transfer and distribution in a multi-species biofilm and the impact on naphthalene removal. Water Science & Technology, 52 (7), 41-47.
  • Rodriguez, S. and Bishop, P.L (2005). (In Press). Competitive metabolism of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon (PAH) mixtures in porous media biofilms. Water Science & Technology, 52 (7), 27-34.
  • Jang, A., Lee, J.-H., Bhadri, P., Kumar, S., Papautsky, I., Beyette, F., Timmons, W. and Bishop, P.L (2005). (In Press). Miniaturized redox potential probe for in situ environmental monitoring. Environmental Science and Technology, 39, 6191-6197.
  • Jang, A., Okabe, S., Ito, T., Watanabe, Y. Kim, I. And Bishop, P.L (2005). (In Press). Measurement of growth rate of ammonia oxidizing bacteria in partially submerged rotating biological contactor by fluorescent in situ hybridization (FISH). Journal of Environmental Engineering and Science, 4, 413-420.
  • Jang, A., Bum, M., Ahn, Y., Kim, I.S. and Bishop, P.L (2005). (In Press). Assessment of characteristics of biofilm formed on autotrophic denitrification. Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology, 455-460.
  • Gillam, D. and Bishop, P.L (2005). (In Press). A study of glutathione-gated potassium efflux in biofilms using potassium microelectrodes. Environmental Engineering Science, 22, 489-495.
  • Wang, J. and Bishop, P.L (2005). (In Press). Development of a phosphate ion-selective microelectrode and its use in studies of the enhanced biological phosphorus removal (EBPR) process. Environmental Technology, 26, 381-388.
  • Szabo, J., Buchberger, S. and Bishop, P.L (2005). (In Press). Performance of a wet weather treatment facility for control of combined sewer overflows: Case study in Cincinnati, Ohio. Journal of Environmental Engineering, 131, 375-386.
  • Jang, A., Seo, Y-W and Bishop, P.L (2005). (In Press). The removal of heavy metals in urban runoff by sorption on mulch. Environmental Pollution, 133, 117-128.
  • Li, J. and Bishop, P.L (2004). (In Press). Time course observations of nitrifying biofilm development using microelectrodes. Journal of Environmental Engineering and Science, 3, 523-528.
  • Li, B. and Bishop, P.L (2004). (In Press). Electrolytic treatment of azo dyes containing o,o’-dihydroxyazo complexation sites. Journal of Environmental Engineering and Science, 3, 223-229.
  • Wu, Q. and Bishop, P.L (2004). (In Press). Enhancing struvite crystallization from anaerobic supernatant. Journal of Environmental Engineering and Science, 3, 21-29.
  • Li, B. and Bishop, P.L. (2004). (In Press). Micro-profiles of activated sludge floc determined using microelectrodes. Water Research, 38, 1248-1258.
  • Jang, A., Yoon, Y-H, Kim, I.S. and Bishop, P.L (2003). (In Press). Characterization and evaluation of aerobic granules in sequencing batch reactor. Journal of Biotechnology, 105, 71-82.
  • Li, B. and Bishop, P.L (2003). (In Press). Modeling of the microenvironment of activated sludge floc with experimental and theoretical methods. Journal of Environmental Engineering and Science, 2, 27-37.
  • Li, B. and Bishop, P.L (2003). (In Press). Structure-function dynamics and modeling analysis of the micro-environment of activated sludge floc in wastewater treatment processes studied using microelectrodes. Water Science and Technology, 47 (11), 267-273.
  • Coughlin, M. F., Kinkle, B.K. and Bishop, P.L (2003). (In Press). High performance degradation of azo dye Acid Orange 7 and sulfanilic acid in a laboratory scale reactor after seeding with cultured bacterial strains. Water Research, 37, 2757-2763.
  • Gong, P. and Bishop, P.L (2003). (In Press). Evaluation of organics leaching from solidified/stabilized hazardous wastes using a powder reactivated carbon additive. Environmental Technology, 24, 445-455.
  • Li, J. and Bishop, P.L (2003). (In Press). Monitoring the influence of toxic compounds on microbial denitrifying biofilm processes. Water Science and Technology, 47 (5), 211-216.
  • Zhang, J. and Bishop, P.L (2003). (In Press). Application of stabilization/solidification in high mercury wastes treatment using reactivated carbon and cement. Practical Periodical of Hazardous, Toxic and Radioactive Waste Management, 7 (1), 31-36.
  • Zhang, X. and Bishop, P.L (2003). (In Press). Biodegradability of biofilm extracellular polymeric substances. Chemosphere, 50, 63-69.
  • Strack, G.D. and Bishop, P.L (2002). (In Press). Internal audit for publicly owned treatment works enforcement response plan. Cleaner Technologies and Environmental Policy, 4, 191-195.
  • Ebihara, T. and Bishop, P (2002). (In Press). Effect of acetate on biofilms utilized in PAH bioremediation. Environmental Engineering Science, 19, 305-320.
  • Li, B. and Bishop, P.L (2002). (In Press). Oxidation-reduction potential (ORP) regulation of nutrient removal in three activated sludge wastewater treatment plants. Water Science and Technology, 46 (1-2), 35-39.
  • Li, J. and Bishop, P.L (2002). (In Press). In situ identification of azo dye inhibition effects on nitrifying biofilms using microelectrodes. Water Science and Technology, 46 (1-2), 207-214.
  • Zhang, J. and Bishop, P.L (2002). (In Press). Stabilization/solidification (S/S) of mercury-containing wastes using reactivated carbon and Portland cement. Journal of Hazardous Materials, 92, 199-212.
  • Ebihara, T. and Bishop, P.L (2002). (In Press). Influence of supplemental acetate on bioremediation for dissolved PAHs. Journal of Environmental Engineering, 128, 505-513.
  • Coughlin, M., Kinkle, M. and Bishop, P.L (2002). (In Press). Degradation of Acid Orange 7 in an aerobic biofilm. Chemosphere, 46, 11-19.
  • Li, B. and Bishop, P.L (2001). (In Press). The application of ORP in activated sludge wastewater treatment processes. Environmental Engineering Science, 18, 309-322.
  • Zhang, X. and Bishop, P.L (2001). (In Press). Spatial distribution of extracellular polymeric substances in biofilms. Journal of Environmental Engineering, 127, 850-856.
  • Yu, T. and Bishop, P.L (2001). (In Press). Stratification and redox potential change in an aerobic and sulfate-reducing biofilm studied using microelectrodes. Water Environment Research, 73, 368-373.
  • Rho, H., Arafat, H., Kountz, B., Buchanan, R., Pinto, N. and Bishop, P (2001). (In Press). Decomposition of hazardous organic materials in the solidification/stabilization process using catalytic activated carbon. Waste Management, 21 (4), 343-356.
  • Bishop, P (2000). (In Press). Pollution prevention: a new paradigm for engineering education. Water Air, and Soil Pollution, 123 (1-4), 505-515.
  • Bishop, P.L (2000). (In Press). Environmental engineering education in North America. Water Science & Technology, 41 (2), 9-16.
  • Coughlin, M., Kinkle, B.K. and Bishop, P.L (1999). (In Press). Degradation of azo dyes derived from amino-2-naphthol by Sphingomonas strain 1CH. Journal of Industrial Microbiology & Biotechnology, 23, 341-346.
  • Yu, T. and Bishop, P.L (1999). (In Press). A microelectrode study of redox potential change in biofilms. Water Science & Technology, 39 (7), 179-185.
  • Ebihara, T. and Bishop, P.L (1999). (In Press). Biofilm structural forms in porous media utilized in organic compound degradation. Water Science & Technology, 39 (7), 203-210.
  • Atta, N.F., Galal, A., Mark, H.B., Yu, T. and Bishop, P.L (1998). (In Press). Conducting polymer ion sensor electrodes -- III. Potentiometric sulfide ion selective electrode. Talanta, 47, 987-999.
  • Yu, T. and Bishop, P (1998). (In Press). Stratification of microbial metabolic processes and redox potential change in sulfate-reducing biofilms studied using oxygen, sulfide, pH and redox potential microelectrodes. Water Science and Technology, 37 (4-5), 195-198.
  • Safferman, S. and Bishop, P.L (1997). (In Press). Internal media cleaning device for aerobic fluidized bed reactors. Biotechnology Advances, 15 (1), 163-164.
  • Siddiqui, K., Pehkonen, S., Lin, C. and Bishop, P (1997). (In Press). Developing regulations for effluent color elimination at wastewater treatment plants. Water Environment Laboratory Solutions.
  • Safferman, S. and Bishop, P (1997). (In Press). Operating strategies for aerobic fluidized bed reactors. Journal of Hazardous Materials, 54, 241-253.
  • Zhou, Q. and Bishop, P (1997). (In Press). Determination of oxygen profiles and diffusivity in encapsulated biomass k-carrageenan gel beads. Water Science & Technology, 36, 271-277.
  • Palsdottir, G. and Bishop, P (1997). (In Press). Nitrifying biotower upsets due to snails and their control. Water Science & Technology, 36, 247-254.
  • Coughlin, M., Tepper, A., Kinkle, B. and Bishop, P (1997). (In Press). Characterization of aerobic azo-dye degrading bacteria and their activity in a wastewater biofilm. Water Science & Technology, 36, 215-220.
  • Baker, P. and Bishop, P (1997). (In Press). Prediction of metals leaching rates from actual S/S wastes using the shrinking unreacted core leaching procedure. Journal of Hazardous Materials, 52, 311-333.
  • Taylor, D.G., Breen, A. and Bishop, P.L (1997). (In Press). Determination of phenol-degrader distribution in biofilms using gene probes. Water Research, 31, 119-129.
  • Kudlich, M., Knackmuss, H.-J., Stolz, A. and Bishop, P (1996). (In Press). Synchronous anaerobic and aerobic degradation of the sulfonated azo dye Mordant Yellow 3 by immobilized cells from a naphthalenesulfonate-degrading mixed culture. Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology, 46, 597-603.
  • Zhang, T. and Bishop, P (1996). (In Press). Evaluation of substrate and pH effects in a nitrifying biofilm. Water Environment Research, 68, 1107-1115.
  • You, G., Sayles, G., Kupferle, M., Kim, S. and Bishop, P (1996). (In Press). Anaerobic DDT biodegradation: enhancement by application of surfactants and low oxidation reduction potential. Chemosphere, 32, 2269-2284.
  • Safferman, S. and Bishop, P (1996). (In Press). An aerobic fluidized bed reactor with internal media cleaning. Journal of Environmental Engineering, 122, 284-291.
  • Fu, Y. and Bishop, P (1995). (In Press). The evaluation of respiration rate in fixed-film systems under various organic loading rates. Water Environment Research, 67, 1036-1043.
  • Bishop, P (1995). (In Press). The application of solidification/stabilization to waste materials: a review. Journal of Hazardous Materials, 44, 103-104.
  • Zhang, T., Fu, Y. and Bishop, P (1995). (In Press). Competition for substrate and space in biofilms. Water Environment Research, 67, 992-1003.
  • Kupferle, M., Chen, T., Gallardo, V., Lindberg, D., Safferman, S., Bishop, D. and Bishop, P (1995). (In Press). Anaerobic/aerobic treatment of hazardous waste leachates in publicly-owned treatment works: An innovative approach. Water Environment Research, 67, 910-920.
  • Fitzgerald, S. and Bishop, P (1995). (In Press). Two stage anaerobic/aerobic treatment of sulfonated azo dyes. Journal of Environmental Science and Health, 30, 1251-1276.
  • Zhang, T. and Bishop, P (1994). (In Press). Experimental determination of the dissolved oxygen boundary layer and mass transfer resistance near the fluid-biofilm interface. Water Science and Technology, 30 (11), 47-58.
  • Ma, Y., Galal, A., Zimmer, H., Mark, H., Huang, Z. and Bishop, P (1994). (In Press). Potentiometric selective determination of hydrogen sulfide by an electropolymerized membrane electrode based on binaphthyl-20-crown-6. Analytica Chimica Acta, 289, 21-26.
  • Jiang, H. and Bishop, P (1994). (In Press). Aerobic biodegradation of azo dyes in biofilms. Water Science and Technology, 29 (10-11), 525-530.
  • Zhang, T., Fu, Y. and Bishop, P (1994). (In Press). Competition in biofilms. Water Science and Technology, 29 (10-11), 263-270.
  • Zhang, T. and Bishop, P (1994). (In Press). Structure, activity and composition of biofilms. Water Science and Technology, 29 (7), 335-344.
  • Fu, Y., Jiang, H. and Bishop, P (1994). (In Press). An inhibition study of the effect of azo dyes on bioactivity of biofilms. Water Science and Technology, 29 (7), 365-372.
  • Zhang, T. and Bishop, P (1994). (In Press). Evaluation of tortuosity factors and effective diffusivities in biofilms. Water Research, 28, 2279-2287.
  • He, Y. and Bishop, P (1994). (In Press). The effect of Acid Orange 7 on the nitrification process. Journal of Environmental Engineering, 120, 108-121.
  • Harmer, C. and Bishop, P (1992). (In Press). Transformation of azo dye AO-7 by wastewater biofilms. Water Science and Technology, 26 (3-4), 627-636.
  • Cheng, K. and Bishop, P (1992). (In Press). Adsorption, important in stabilized/solidified waste forms. Hazardous Waste and Hazardous Materials, 9, 289-296.
  • Cheng, K. and Bishop, P (1992). (In Press). Metals distribution in solidified/stabilized waste forms after leaching. Hazardous Wastes and Hazardous Materials, 9, 163-171.
  • Cheng, K. and Bishop, P (1992). (In Press). Leaching boundary movement in solidified/stabilized waste forms. Journal of the Air and Waste Management Association, 42, 164-168.
  • Cheng, K. and Bishop, P (1990). (In Press). Developing a Kinetic Leaching Model for Solidified/Stabilized Hazardous Wastes. Journal of Hazardous Materials, 24, 213-224.
  • Eighmy, T. and Bishop, P (1989). (In Press). Distribution and role of bacterial nitrifying populations in aquatic treatment systems. Water Research, 23, 947-955.
  • Ferrara, C., Lega, M., Fusco, G. and Bishop, P.L. Thermal remote and proximal sensing for water quality monitoring and assessment. Science of the Total Environment.

Published Books

  • Bishop, P.L. (2004). (In Press). Pollution Prevention: Fundamentals and Practice. Long Grove, IL: Waveland Press.
  • Wuertz, S., Bishop, P.L. and Wilderer, P.A. (2003). (In Press). Biofilms in Wastewater Treatment: An Interdisciplinary Approach. London: IWA Publishing.
  • Bishop, P.L. (2000). (In Press). Pollution Prevention: Fundamentals and Practice. New York: McGraw-Hill.
  • Bishop, P.L. (2000). (In Press). Solutions Manual to Accompany Pollution Prevention: Fundamentals and Practice. New York: McGraw-Hill.
  • Colombo, P., Barth, E., Bishop, P.L., Buelt, J. and Conner, J. (1994). (In Press). Innovative Site Remediation Technology: Stabilization/Solidification. Annapolis, MD: American Academy of Environmental Engineers.
  • Bishop, P.L. (1983). (In Press). Marine Pollution and Its Control. New York: McGraw-Hill Book Co.

Honors & Awards

  • Association of Environmental Engineering and Science Professors-Fellow, 2014.
  • Simon Freese Prize and Lecture, Environmental and Water Resources Institute of the American Society of Civil Engineers , 2013.
  • American Chemical Society Special Symposium to Honor Dr. Paul L. Bishop, 2012.
  • International Water Association – Fellow, 2011.
  • Water Environment Federation – Fellow, 2011.
  • National Science Foundation Director’s Award for Collaborative Integration , 2010.
  • American Society of Civil Engineers – Life Member, 2010.
  • Water Environment Federation – Water Hero Award, 2009.
  • UC College of Engineering Distinguished Engineering Research Award, 2007.
  • International Water Association (IWA) Outstanding Service Award, 2006.
  • AEESP /Malcolm Pirnie Frontier in Research Award, 2005.
  • American Society of Civil Engineers – Fellow, 1997.
  • University of Cincinnati Faculty Achievement Award, 1997.
  • Herman Schneider Professor of Environmental Engineering, University of Cincinnati, 1996 to Present.
  • AEEP/Parsons Engineering Science, Inc. Outstanding Doctoral Dissertation Advisor Award, 1995.
  • William Thoms Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering, 1988 to 1993.
  • Diplomate - American Academy of Environmental Engineers, 1985 to Present.
  • ASTM Faculty Fellow, 1984.

Experience & Service

Work Experience

  • 2016Fullbright Specialist, Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Hyderabad, India.
  • 2015Visiting Professor, Parthenope University of Naples, Naples, Italy.
  • 2014 to Present, Consultant, ABET Foundation Inc.
  • 2013Fulbright Distinguished Chair of Environmental Engineering, Parthenope University of Naples, Naples, Italy.
  • 2011 to Present, Professor Emeritus of Environmental Engineering, University of Cincinnati.
  • 2011 to Present, Associate Dean of Engineering, University of Rhode Island.
  • 2009 to 2011, Environmental Engineering Program Director, National Science Foundation.
  • 2008 to 2009, Environmental Implications of Emerging Technologies Program Director, National Science Foundation.
  • 2006 to 2009, Associate Vice President for Research, University of Cincinnati.
  • 2005 to 2008, Director, UC/NIEHS Superfund Basic Research Program, University of Cincinnati.
  • 2004 to 2008, Professor of Environmental Health (College of Medicine), University of Cincinnati.
  • 2000 to 2006, Associate Dean for Graduate Studies and Research, University of Cincinnati.
  • 1996 to 2007, Herman Schneider Professor of Environmental Engineering, University of Cincinnati.
  • 1993 to 2011, Professor of Environmental Eng, University of Cincinnati.
  • 1987 to 1993, William Thoms Professor and Head of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Cincinnati.
  • 1986 to 1987, Guest Professor, Technical University of Denmark, Lyngby, Denmark.
  • 1982 to 1987, Professor, University of New Hampshire.
  • 1980Visiting Professor, Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, Scotland.
  • 1977 to 1980, Associate Professor and Chairman, University of New Hampshire .
  • 1976 to 1982, Associate Professor, University of New Hampshire.
  • 1972 to 1976, Assistant Professor, University of New Hampshire.

Patents And Inventions

  • Patent Number: 4534865. Method and Apparatus for Reducing Levels of Organics in Liquids..
  • Patent Number: 5487829. Aerobic Fluidized Bed Reactor with Internal Media Cleaning..
  • Patent Number: 60/621,504. Potentiometric Microelectrode Sensors for In Situ Environmental Monitoring..
  • Patent Number: 11/257,418. Micro Sensor Arrays for In Situ Measurements..