Laura C Sima
Affiliation: Yale University
- Relationship between use of water from community-scale water treatment refill kiosks and childhood diarrhea in JakartaLaura 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...
- More than a drop in the bucket: decentralized membrane-based drinking water refill stations in southeast AsiaLaura 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. ..
- Modeling risk categories to predict the longitudinal prevalence of childhood diarrhea in IndonesiaLaura C Sima
Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut School of Public Health, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut
Am J Trop Med Hyg 89:884-91. 2013..Implications of this and other findings for disease control in Jakarta are discussed...
- Calicivirus removal in a membrane bioreactor wastewater treatment plantLaura 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...