Anjuliee Mittelman

Contact Info:
Lantagne Group
Anderson Hall
Tufts University
Medford, MA 02155

Tel: 339.206.0356
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Ph.D student in Environmental Water Resources Engineering


2012 M.S., Civil and Environmental Engineering, Tufts University
2010 B.S., Chemical Engineering, Queen's University

Research interest statement

Anjuliee's research focuses on the fate and transport of nanomaterials in natural and engineered porous media. She evaluates the mobility of nanomaterials in groundwater aquifers and the impact of influent water quality on silver nanoparticle dissolution and release in point-of-use water treatment devices.

Manuscripts published

Mittelman AM, Lantagne D, Rayner J, and Pennell KD (2015). Silver dissolution and release from ceramic water filters. Environmental Science & Technology.

Mittelman AM, Taghavy A, Wang Y, Abriola LM, and Pennell KD (2013). Influence of dissolved oxygen on silver nanoparticle mobility and dissolution in water-saturated quartz sand. J. Nanoparticle Res. 2013, 15, 1765.

Taghavy A, Mittelman A, Wang Y, Pennell KD, and Abriola LM (2013). Mathematical Modeling of the Transport and Dissolution of Citrate- Stabilized Silver Nanoparticles in Porous Media. Environ. Sci. Technol. 47, 8499–8507.

Current research projects

Investigation of silver elution from ceramic disks at varying influent water characteristics.