Laura C Sima

Summary

Affiliation: Yale University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Relationship between use of water from community-scale water treatment refill kiosks and childhood diarrhea in Jakarta
    Laura C Sima
    Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 87:979-84. 2012
  2. doi More than a drop in the bucket: decentralized membrane-based drinking water refill stations in southeast Asia
    Laura C Sima
    Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8286, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 47:7580-8. 2013
  3. pmc Calicivirus removal in a membrane bioreactor wastewater treatment plant
    Laura C Sima
    Department of Chemical Engineering, Environmental Engineering Program, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 77:5170-7. 2011

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. pmc Relationship between use of water from community-scale water treatment refill kiosks and childhood diarrhea in Jakarta
    Laura C Sima
    Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 87:979-84. 2012
    ..Purchasing water from low-cost water kiosks is associated with a reduction in diarrhea risk similar to that found for bottled water...
  2. doi More than a drop in the bucket: decentralized membrane-based drinking water refill stations in southeast Asia
    Laura C Sima
    Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8286, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 47:7580-8. 2013
    ..We also provide an outlook for the sector, highlighting key technical challenges that need to be addressed in order to improve the capacity of these systems, such that they can become an effective and financially viable solution. ..
  3. pmc Calicivirus removal in a membrane bioreactor wastewater treatment plant
    Laura C Sima
    Department of Chemical Engineering, Environmental Engineering Program, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 77:5170-7. 2011
    ..3 to greater than 6.8 log units, with no difference between the two main genogroups. Our results also demonstrated that the viruses are blocked by the membrane in the treatment plant and are removed from the plant as solid sludge...