Surface Chemistry and Reactions: II

Thursday, November 5, 2009: 8:25 AM-12:00 PM
Convention Center, Room 413, Fourth Floor
8:45 AM
Novel One-Step Synthesis of 9H-Fluoren-9-One From Biphenyl Using Montmorillonite Clay.
Greg A. Nederveld, Michigan State Univ.; Cheng Gu, Michigan State Univ.; Stephen Boyd, Michigan State Univ.
9:00 AM
Simulations of Radionuclide Transport as Affected by Variable Charge Soil Chemical Properties.
Dimitar Antonov, Mie Univ.; Nobuo Toride, Mie Univ.; DaiWen Chen, Mie Univ.; Martinus Th. Van Genuchten, Federal Univ. of Rio de Janeiro, COPPE/LTTC
9:30 AM
9:45 AM
Tungsten Speciation and Solubility in Munitions-Impacted Soils.
Jing Sun, Dartmouth College; Benjamin C. Bostick, Columbia Univ.; Jay Clausen, Cold Regions Res. & Engineering Lab.
10:00 AM
10:15 AM
Distinguishing Boron Desorption From Mineral Dissolution in Arid Zone Soils.
Sabine Goldberg, USDA-ARS, Salinity Lab.; Donald Suarez, USDA-ARS, Salinity Lab.
10:30 AM
Adsorbed Sulfate: Indicator of Anion Exchange Capacity or Competitor against Nitrate Adsorption?.
Hidetaka Katou, Natl. Inst. Agro-Environ. Sci.; Morihiro Maeda, Okayama Univ.; Daisuke Yamada, Okayama Univ.; Ken'ichi Osaka, Yamanashi Univ.; Koji Uchimura, Kagoshima Pref. Inst. Agric. Dev.; Nobiru Kozai, Kumamoto Pref. Agric. Res. Cent.
10:45 AM
The Maximum of Phosphate Adsorption at pH 4.0: Why It Appears On Al Oxides but Not On Fe Oxides.
Xiao Huang, George Mason Univ.; Gregory Foster, George Mason Univ.; Robert Honeychuck, George Mason Univ.; John Schreifels, George Mason Univ.
11:00 AM
Dissolution of the Mineral Surface and P Release by Mehlich 3 Soil Tests Determined by Ligand-Desorbable Fe and Al.
Bradley W. Miller, Virginia Polytechnic Inst. & State Univ. (Virginia Tech); Thomas R. Fox, Virginia Polytechnic Inst. & State Univ. (Virginia Tech)
12:00 PM