Tomoyuki Shibata

Summary

Affiliation: Northern Illinois University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Disaster waste characteristics and radiation distribution as a result of the Great East Japan Earthquake
    Tomoyuki Shibata
    Institute for the Study of the Environment, Sustainability, and Energy and School of Nursing and Health Studies, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, Illinois 60115, United States
    Environ Sci Technol 46:3618-24. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Quantitative microbial risk assessment of human illness from exposure to marine beach sand
    Tomoyuki Shibata
    Institute for the Study of the Environment, Sustainability, and Energy and School of Nursing and Health Studies, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, Illinois, United States
    Environ Sci Technol 46:2799-805. 2012
  3. pmc Evaluation of conventional and alternative monitoring methods for a recreational marine beach with nonpoint source of fecal contamination
    Tomoyuki Shibata
    NSF NIEHS Oceans and Human Health Center, Rosenstiel School, University of Miami, Miami, Florida, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 44:8175-81. 2010
  4. pmc Traditional and molecular analyses for fecal indicator bacteria in non-point source subtropical recreational marine waters
    Christopher D Sinigalliano
    National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Atlantic Oceanographic and Meteorological Laboratory, 4301 Rickenbacker Causeway, Miami, FL 33149, USA
    Water Res 44:3763-72. 2010
  5. pmc Quantitative evaluation of enterococci and Bacteroidales released by adults and toddlers in marine water
    Samir M Elmir
    NSF NIEHS Oceans and Human Health Center, University of Miami, Rosenstiel School for Marine and Atmospheric Sciences, 4600 Rickenbacker Causeway, EG 211 Key Biscayne, FL 33149, USA
    Water Res 43:4610-6. 2009
  6. pmc Shedding of Staphylococcus aureus and methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus from adult and pediatric bathers in marine waters
    Lisa R W Plano
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Miami, Miami, Florida 33130, USA
    BMC Microbiol 11:5. 2011
  7. pmc A mass balance approach for evaluating leachable arsenic and chromium from an in-service CCA-treated wood structure
    Tomoyuki Shibata
    University of Miami, Department of Civil, Architectural, and Environmental Engineering, P O Box 248294, Coral Gables, FL, 33124 0630, United States
    Sci Total Environ 372:624-35. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Human-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus from a subtropical recreational marine beach
    Lisa R W Plano
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, 1600 NW 10th Ave, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Microb Ecol 65:1039-51. 2013
  9. pmc Use of handheld X-ray fluorescence spectrometry units for identification of arsenic in treated wood
    Colleen N Block
    University of Miami, Department of Civil, Architectural, and Environmental Engineering, P O Box 248294, McArthur Building, Coral Gables, FL 33124 0630, USA
    Environ Pollut 148:627-33. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of commercial landscaping mulch for possible contamination from CCA
    Gary Jacobi
    University of Miami, Department of Civil, Architectural, and Environmental Engineering, P O Box 248294, Coral Gables, FL 33124 0630, United States
    Waste Manag 27:1765-73. 2007

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Publications13

  1. doi request reprint Disaster waste characteristics and radiation distribution as a result of the Great East Japan Earthquake
    Tomoyuki Shibata
    Institute for the Study of the Environment, Sustainability, and Energy and School of Nursing and Health Studies, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, Illinois 60115, United States
    Environ Sci Technol 46:3618-24. 2012
    ..Work is needed to develop policies a priori for handling wastes from combined catastrophes such as those recently observed in Japan...
  2. doi request reprint Quantitative microbial risk assessment of human illness from exposure to marine beach sand
    Tomoyuki Shibata
    Institute for the Study of the Environment, Sustainability, and Energy and School of Nursing and Health Studies, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, Illinois, United States
    Environ Sci Technol 46:2799-805. 2012
    ..More research is needed in evaluating risk from yeast and helminth exposures as well as in identifying acceptable levels of risk for skin infections associated with sand exposures...
  3. pmc Evaluation of conventional and alternative monitoring methods for a recreational marine beach with nonpoint source of fecal contamination
    Tomoyuki Shibata
    NSF NIEHS Oceans and Human Health Center, Rosenstiel School, University of Miami, Miami, Florida, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 44:8175-81. 2010
    ....
  4. pmc Traditional and molecular analyses for fecal indicator bacteria in non-point source subtropical recreational marine waters
    Christopher D Sinigalliano
    National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Atlantic Oceanographic and Meteorological Laboratory, 4301 Rickenbacker Causeway, Miami, FL 33149, USA
    Water Res 44:3763-72. 2010
    ....
  5. pmc Quantitative evaluation of enterococci and Bacteroidales released by adults and toddlers in marine water
    Samir M Elmir
    NSF NIEHS Oceans and Human Health Center, University of Miami, Rosenstiel School for Marine and Atmospheric Sciences, 4600 Rickenbacker Causeway, EG 211 Key Biscayne, FL 33149, USA
    Water Res 43:4610-6. 2009
    ..7+/-4.4% on average. Although shedding via beach sand may contribute a small fraction of the microbial load during initial bathing, it may have a significant role if bathers go to water repetitively after sand exposure...
  6. pmc Shedding of Staphylococcus aureus and methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus from adult and pediatric bathers in marine waters
    Lisa R W Plano
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Miami, Miami, Florida 33130, USA
    BMC Microbiol 11:5. 2011
    ..The primary aim of this study was to evaluate the amount and characteristics of the shedding of methicillin sensitive S. aureus, MSSA and MRSA by human bathers in marine waters...
  7. pmc A mass balance approach for evaluating leachable arsenic and chromium from an in-service CCA-treated wood structure
    Tomoyuki Shibata
    University of Miami, Department of Civil, Architectural, and Environmental Engineering, P O Box 248294, Coral Gables, FL, 33124 0630, United States
    Sci Total Environ 372:624-35. 2007
    ..The study suggests that potential exposures to arsenic exist indirectly through an environment that is contaminated with arsenic leached from in-service CCA-treated wood...
  8. doi request reprint Human-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus from a subtropical recreational marine beach
    Lisa R W Plano
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, 1600 NW 10th Ave, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Microb Ecol 65:1039-51. 2013
    ..aureus in the water; however, no association between exposure to S. aureus in these waters and reported illness was found. This report supports the concept that humans are a potential direct source for S. aureus in marine waters...
  9. pmc Use of handheld X-ray fluorescence spectrometry units for identification of arsenic in treated wood
    Colleen N Block
    University of Miami, Department of Civil, Architectural, and Environmental Engineering, P O Box 248294, McArthur Building, Coral Gables, FL 33124 0630, USA
    Environ Pollut 148:627-33. 2007
    ..XRF results were found to be 1.5-2.3 times higher than measurements from traditional laboratory analysis. Equations can be developed to convert XRF values to results which are consistent with traditional laboratory testing...
  10. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of commercial landscaping mulch for possible contamination from CCA
    Gary Jacobi
    University of Miami, Department of Civil, Architectural, and Environmental Engineering, P O Box 248294, Coral Gables, FL 33124 0630, United States
    Waste Manag 27:1765-73. 2007
    ..The maximum arsenic concentration measured in the mulch samples evaluated was 230 mg/kg, which was above the Florida residential direct exposure regulatory guideline of 2.1 mg/kg...
  11. ncbi request reprint Oxidation of aqueous EDTA and associated organics and coprecipitation of inorganics by ambient iron-mediated aeration
    James D Englehardt
    Civil, Architectural, and Environmental Engineering, University of Miami, PO Box 248294, Coral Gables, Florida 33124 0630, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 41:270-6. 2007
    ..This ambient process, to our knowledge previously unknown, agrees with recently reported findings and shows promise for remediation of metals, metalloids, and radionuclides in wastewater, soil, and sediment...
  12. pmc Monitoring marine recreational water quality using multiple microbial indicators in an urban tropical environment
    Tomoyuki Shibata
    Department of Civil, Architectural, and Environmental Engineering, University of Miami, P O Box 248294, Coral Gables, FL 33124 0630, USA
    Water Res 38:3119-31. 2004
    ..Exceedence of water quality guidelines, and thus the frequency of beach advisories, depends upon which indicator microbe is chosen...
  13. ncbi request reprint Arsenic leaching from mulch made from recycled construction and demolition wood and impacts of iron-oxide colorants
    Tomoyuki Shibata
    Department of Civil, Architectural, and Environmental Engineering, University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida 33124 0630, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 40:5102-7. 2006
    ..Besides colorant addition other factors were observed to affect the amount of arsenic leached from contaminated mulch. These include the proportion of CCA-treated wood in the mulch, time, and pH of rainfall...