Hugo Destaillats: Publications

Hugo Destaillats: Publications

Book Chapters

 Aerosol chemistry and physics: An indoor perspective.
L. A. Gundel and H. Destaillats.
In Aerosols handbook: Measurements, dosimetry and health effects, 2nd Edition, Editors: L. S. Ruzer and N.H. Harley, CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL,  2012. [ISBN: 9781439855102].

Sonochemical degradation of pollutants.
H. Destaillats, M.R. Hoffmann and H. Wallace.
In Chemical degradation methods for wastes and pollutants: environmental and industrial applications, Editor.: M. A. Tarr,  CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL, 2003 [ISBN: 0-8247-4307-5].


Peer Reviewed Journal Articles

(* denotes Destaillats as corresponding author)


65. Sonochemical reduction of Cr(VI) in air in the presence of organic additives: What are the involved mechanistic pathways? 
J.M. Meichtry, M. Slodowicz, L. Cancelada, H. Destaillats, M.I. Litter
Ultrasonics Sonochemistry, 2018, 48, 110-117.

64. Short-term early exposure to thirdhand cigarette smoke increases lung cancer incidence in mice
B. Hang, Y. Wang, Y. Huang, P. Wang, S.A. Langley, L. Bi, A.H Sarker, S.F. Schick, C. Havel, P. Jacob III, N. Benowitz, H. Destaillats, X. Tang, Y. Xia, K-Y Jen, L.A. Gundel, J-H Mao, A. Snijders
Clinical Science, 2018, 132, 475-488.

63. Assessing metabolic rate and indoor air quality with passive environmental sensors
I. Ruiz, M. Sprowls, Y. Deng, D. Kulick, H. Destaillats, E.S. Forzani.
J. Breath Research, 2018. 12, 036012.

62. Emissions from electronic cigarettes: Assessing vapers’ intake of toxic compounds, secondhand exposures and the associated health impacts
J.M. Logue, M. Sleiman, V.N. Montesinos, M.L. Russell,  M.I. Litter, N.L. Benowitz, L.A. Gundel, H. Destaillats*
Environmental Science & Technology, 2017. 51, 9271-9279

61. Thirdhand Smoke: New Evidence, Challenges, and Future Directions
P. Jacob III, N.L. Benowitz, H. Destaillats, L. Gundel, B. Hang, M. Martins-Green, G.E. Matt, P.J.E. Quintana, J.M. Samet, S.F. Schick, P. Talbot, N.J. Aquilina, M.F. Hovell, J-H Mao, T.P. Whitehead.
Chemical Research in Toxicology, 2017, 30, 270-294.

60. Early exposure to thirdhand cigarette smoke affects body mass and the development of immunity in mice.
B. Hang, A. M. Snijders, Y. Huang, S. F. Schick, P. Wang, Y. Xia, C. Havel, P. Jacob III, N. Benowitz, H. Destaillats, L.A. Gundel, J-H. Mao.
Scientific Reports, 2017, 7, 41915.

59. Emissions from electronic cigarettes: Key parameters affecting the release of harmful chemicals.
M. Sleiman, J.M. Logue, V.N. Montesinos, M.L. Russell,  M.I. Litter, L.A. Gundel, H. Destaillats*
Environmental Science & Technology, 2016. 50,9644-9651. This article was featured in the journal cover.

58. Fluorescent cooling of objects exposed to sunlight – the ruby example.
P. Berdahl, S. S. Chen, H. Destaillats, T. W. Kirchstetter, R. M. Levinson, M. A. Zalich
Solar Energy Materials & Solar Cells, 2016, 157, 312-317.

57. Nitric oxide emission during the reductive heterogeneous photocatalysis of aqueous nitrate with TiO2.
V.N. Montesinos, N. Quici, H. Destaillats, M.I. Litter.
RCS Advances, 2015, 5, 85319-85322.

56. Soiling of building envelope surfaces and its effect on solar reflectance – Part III: Interlaboratory study of an accelerated aging method for roofing materials.
M. Sleiman, S. Chen, H.E. Gilbert, T.W. Kirchstetter, P. Berdahl, E. Bibian, L.S. Bruckman, D. Cremona, R.H. French, D.A. Gordon, M. Emiliani, J. Kable, L. Ma, M. Martarelli, R. Paolini, M. Prestia, J. Renowden, G.M. Revel, O. Rosseler, M. Shiao, G. Terraneo, T. Yang, L. Yu, M. Zinzi, H. Akbari, R. Levinson, H. Destaillats*.
Solar Energy Materials & Solar Cells, 2015, 143, 581-590.

55. Detection and quantification of reactive oxygen species (ROS) in indoor air
N. Montesinos, M. Sleiman, S. Cohn, M. I. Litter, H. Destaillats*.
Talanta, 2015, 138, 20-27.

54. The effects of an energy efficiency retrofit on indoor air quality
S.E. Frey, H. Destaillats*, S. Cohn, S. Ahrentzen, M.P. Fraser*.
Indoor Air, 2015, 25, 210-219.

53. Inhalatory constituents of thirdhand tobacco smoke: Chemical characterization and health impact considerations
M. Sleiman, J. M. Logue, W. Luo, J. F. Pankow, L. A. Gundel, H. Destaillats*.
Environmental Science & Technology, 2014, 48, 13093-13101.

52. Characterization of indoor air quality and resident health in an Arizona senior housing apartment building
S.E. Frey, H. Destaillats, S. Cohn, S. Ahrentzen, M.P. Fraser.
J. Air & Waste Management Association, 2014, 64, 1251-1259.

51. Cigarette smoke toxins deposited on surfaces: Implications for human health
M. Martins-Green, M. Frankos, N. Adhami, M. Valdez, B. Goodwin, J. Lyubovitsky, S. Dhall, M. Garcia, I. Egiebor, B. Martinez, H.W. Green, C. Havel, L. Yu, S. Liles, G, Matt, H. Destaillats, M. Sleiman, L.A. Gundel, N. Benowitz, P. Jacob III, M. Hovell, J.P. Winickoff, M. Curras-Collazo.
PLoS ONE, 2014, 9(1):e86391.

50. Soiling of building envelope surfaces and its effect on solar reflectance — Part II: Development of an accelerated aging method for roofing materials.
M. Sleiman, T.W. Kirchstetter, P. Berdahl, H.E. Gilbert, S. Quelen, L. Marlot, C.V. Preble, S. Chen, A. Montalbano, O. Rosseler, H. Akbari, R. Levinson and H. Destaillats*.
Solar Energy Materials & Solar Cells, 2014, 122, 271-281.

49. Measurement of reactive oxygen species (ROS) in cigarette smoke and secondary organic aerosols.
M. Sleiman, H. Destaillats, L A. Gundel.  
Talanta, 2013, 116, 1033-1039.

48. Thirdhand smoke causes DNA damage in human cells
B. Hang, A.H. Sarker, C. Havel, S. Saha, T.K. Hazra, S. Schick, P. Jacob III, V.K. Rehan, A. Chenna, D. Sharan, M. Sleiman, H. Destaillats, L A. Gundel.  
Mutagenesis, 2013, 28, 381-391.

47. Formaldehyde emissions from ventilation filters under different relative humidity conditions
M. Sidheswaran, W. Chen, A. Chang, R. Miller, S. Cohn, D. Sullivan, W. J. Fisk, K. Kumagai , H. Destaillats*.
Environmental Science & Technology, 2013, 47, 5336-5343.

46. Radiation field modeling and optimization of a compact and modular multi-plate photocatalytic reactor (MPPR) for air/water purification by Monte Carlo method
A.L. Loo Zazueta, H. Destaillats, G. Li Puma.
Chemical Engineering Journal, 2013, 217, 475-485.

45. Chemistry of NOx on TiO2 surfaces studied by ambient pressure XPS: products, effect of UV irradiation, water and coadsorbed K+
O. Rosseler, M. Sleiman, V.N. Montesinos, A. Shavorskiy, V. Keller, N. Keller, M.I. Litter, H. Bluhm, M. Salmeron, H. Destaillats*.
J. Physical Chemistry Letters 2013, 4, 536-541.

44. Key parameters influencing the performance of photocatalytic oxidation (PCO) air purification under realistic indoor conditions
H. Destaillats*, M. Sleiman, D.P. Sullivan, C. Jacquiod, J. Sablayrolles, L. Molins.
Applied Catalysis B: Environmental 2012, 128, 159-170.

43. Adsorption and photocatalytic oxidation of formaldehyde on a clay-TiO2 composite
D. Kibanova, M. Sleiman, J. Cervini-Silva and H. Destaillats*.
J. of Hazardous Materials, 2012, 211-212, 233-239.

42. Energy efficient indoor VOC air cleaning with activated carbon fiber filters
M. Sidheswaran, H. Destaillats*, D.P. Sullivan, S. Cohn and W.J. Fisk.
Building and Environment, 2012, 47 , 357-367.

41. Soiling of building envelope surfaces and its effect on solar reflectance — Part I: Analysis of roofing product databases
M. Sleiman, G. Ban-Weiss, H.E. Gilbert, D. François, T.W. Kirchstetter, P. Berdahl, H. Destaillats, R.M. Levinson.
Solar Energy Materials & Solar Cells, 2011, 95, 3385-3399.

40. Thirdhand tobacco smoke: emerging evidence and arguments for a multidisciplinary research agenda
G. E. Matt, P. J. E. Quintana, H. Destaillats, L. A. Gundel, M. Sleiman, B.C. Singer, P. Jacob III, N. Benowitz, J. Winickoff, V. Rehan, P. Talbot, S. Schick, J. Samet, Y. Wang, B. Hang, M. M. Green, J. Pankow, M. Hovell.
Environmental Health Perspectives 2011, 119, 1218-1226.

39. Quantitative room-temperature mineralization of airborne formaldehyde using manganese oxide catalysts
M. Sidheswaran, H. Destaillats*, D.P. Sullivan, J. Larsen and W.J. Fisk.
Applied Catalysis B: Environmental 2011, 107 , 34-41.

38. Room-sized study of secondhand tobacco smoke ageing in the presence of ozone
L. Petrick, M. Sleiman, Y. Dubowski, L.A. Gundel and H. Destaillats*
Atmospheric Environment 2011, 45, 4959-4965. 

37. Secondary pollutants from ozone reaction with ventilation filters
H. Destaillats*, W. Chen, M.G. Apte, N. Li, M. Spears, J. Almosni, G. Brunner, J. Zhang and W.J. Fisk 
Atmospheric Environment 2011, 45, 3561-3568.

36. Photocatalytic activity of kaolinite
D. Kibanova, M. Trejo, H. Destaillats and J. Cervini-Silva.
Catalysis Communications 2011, 12, 698-702.

35. Secondary organic aerosol formation from ozone-initiated reactions with nicotine and secondhand tobacco smoke
M. Sleiman, H. Destaillats, J.D. Smith, C. Liu, M. Ahmed, K.R. Wilson and L. Gundel 
Atmospheric Environment 2010, 44, 4191-4198.

34. Sorption, desorption and surface oxidative fate of nicotine 
L. Petrick, H. Destaillats, I. Zouev, S. Sabach and Y. Dubowski. 
Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics 2010, 12, 10356-10364.

33. Formation of carcinogens indoors by surface-mediated reactions of nicotine with nitrous acid, leading to potential thirdhand smoke hazards.
M. Sleiman, L.A. Gundel, J. F. Pankow, P. Jacob III, B.C. Singer and H. Destaillats*.
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA, 2010, 107, 6576-6581

32. Effect of key parameters on the photocatalytic oxidation of toluene at low concentrations in air under 254 + 185 nm UV irradiation.
N. Quici, M.L. Vera, H. Choi, G. Li Puma, D.D. Dionysiou, M.I. Litter and H. Destaillats*.
Applied Catalysis B: Environmental 2010, 95, 312-319. 

31. Rapid and sensitive gas chromatography ion-trap mass spectrometry method for the determination of tobacco-specific N-nitrosamines in secondhand smoke.
M. Sleiman, R.L. Maddalena, L.A. Gundel and H. Destaillats*.
J. Chromatography A 2009, 1216, 7899-7905.

30. Real-time ozone detection based on a microfabricated quartz crystal tuning fork sensor.
R. Wang, F. Tsow, X.Z. Zhang, J.H. Peng, E.S. Forzani, Y.S. Chen, J.C. Crittenden, H. Destaillats* and N.J. Tao*.
Sensors 2009, 9, 5655-5663.

29. Sampling artifacts from conductive silicone tubing
M.T. Timko, Z. Yu, J. Kroll, J.T. Jayne, D.R. Worsnop, R.C. Miake-Lye, T.B. Onasch, D. Liscinsky, T.W. Kirchstetter, H. Destaillats, A.L. Holder, J.D. Smith and K.R. Wilson. 
Aerosol Science & Technology 2009, 43, 855-865.

28. Efficiency of clay-TiO2 nanocomposites on the photocatalytic elimination of a model hydrophobic air pollutant
D. Kibanova, J. Cervini-Silva and H. Destaillats*. 
Environmental Science & Technology 2009, 43, 1500-1506.

27. Synthesis of hectorite-TiO2 and kaolinite-TiO2 nanocomposites with photocatalytic activity for the degradation of model air pollutants
D. Kibanova, M. Trejo, H. Destaillats*, J. Cervini-Silva. 
Applied Clay Science 2009, 42, 563-568.

26. Secondary organic aerosol from ozone-initiated reactions with terpene-rich household products
B.K. Coleman, M.M. Lunden, H. Destaillats and W.W Nazaroff. 
Atmospheric Environment 2008, 42, 8234-8245.

25. Carbonyl emissions from gasoline and diesel motor vehicles
C.A. Jakober, M.A. Robert, S.J. Riddle, H. Destaillats, M.J. Charles, P.G. Green, M.J. Kleeman. 
Environmental Science & Technology  2008, 42, 4697-4703.

24. Indoor pollutants emitted by office equipment: a review of reported data and information needs.
H. Destaillats*, R.L. Maddalena, B.C. Singer, A.T. Hodgson and T.E. McKone.
Atmospheric Environment 2008, 42, 1371-1388.

23. Ozone consumption and byproduct formation from surface reaction with common materials in aircraft passenger cabins
B.K. Coleman, H. Destaillats, A.T. Hodgson, W.W. Nazaroff. 
Atmospheric Environment 2008, 42, 642-654.

22. Ozone-initiated chemistry in an occupied simulated aircraft cabin
C.J. Weschler, A. Wisthaler, S. Cowlin, G. Tamás, P. Strøm-Tejsen, A.T. Hodgson, H. Destaillats, J. Herrington, J. Zhang, W.W. Nazaroff. 
Environmental Science & Technology 2007, 41, 6177-6184.

21. Quinone emissions from gasoline and diesel motor vehicles
C.A. Jakober, S.J. Riddle, M.A. Robert, H. Destaillats, M.J. Charles, P.G. Green, M.J. Kleeman.
Environmental Science & Technology 2007, 41, 4548-4554.

20. Mathematical model for photocatalytic destruction of organic contaminants in air
W. Sanongraj, Y. Chen, J.C. Crittenden, H. Destaillats, D.W. Hand, D.L. Perram R. Taylor.
Journal of the Air & Waste Management Association 2007, 57, 1112-1122.

19. Performance of ultraviolet photocatalytic oxidation for indoor air cleaning applications
A.T. Hodgson, H. Destaillats, D.P. Sullivan and W.J. Fisk.
Indoor Air 2007, 17, 305-316.

18. Evidence of acid-base interactions between amines and model indoor surfaces by ATR-FTIR spectroscopy
H. Destaillats*, B.C. Singer and L.A. Gundel.
Atmospheric Environment,2007, 41, 3177-3181.

17. Indoor secondary pollutants from the use of household products in the presence of ozone. A bench scale study
H. Destaillats*, M.M. Lunden, B.C. Singer, B.K. Coleman, A.T. Hodgson, C.J. Weschler and W.W. Nazaroff.
Environmental Science & Technology 2006, 40, 4421-4428.

16. Effect of ozone on nicotine desorption from model surfaces: evidence for heterogeneous chemistry
H. Destaillats*, B.C. Singer, S.K. Lee and L.A. Gundel.
Environmental Science & Technology 2006, 40, 1799-1805.

15. Cleaning products and air fresheners: emissions of terpenoids and ethylene-based glycol ethers
B.C. Singer, H. Destaillats, A.T. Hodgson and W.W. Nazaroff.
Indoor Air 2006, 16, 179-191.

14.  Indoor secondary pollutants from cleaning product and air freshener use in the presence of ozone.
B.C. Singer, B.K. Coleman, H. Destaillats, A.T. Hodgson, C.J. Weschler and W.W. Nazaroff.
Atmospheric Environment 2006, 40, 6696-6710.

13. Indoor sorption of surrogates for sarin and related nerve agents
B. C. Singer, A. T. Hodgson, H. Destaillats, T. Hotchi, K. L. Revzan and R. G. Sextro.
Environmental Science & Technology 2005, 39, 3203-3214.

12. Henry’s law constants of pentafluorobenzyl derivatives of carbonyls in aqueous solution
H. Destaillats* and M. J. Charles 
Journal of Chemical & Engineering Data 2002, 47, 1481-1487.

11. Ambient air measurement of acrolein and other carbonyls at the Oakland - San Francisco Bay Bridge Toll Plaza
H. Destaillats, R.S. Spaulding and M.J. Charles.
Environmental Science & Technology 2002, 36, 2227-2235.

10. Properties of the OH adducts of hydroxy-, methyl-, methoxy- and amino-substituted pyrimidines: their dehydration reactions and end-product analysis
T. L. Luke, T. A. Jacob, H. Mohan, H. Destaillats, V. M. Manoj, P. Manoj,  J. P. Mittal, M. R. Hoffmann and C. T. Aravindakumar.
Journal of Physical Chemistry A 2002, 106, 2497-2504.

9. Molecular structure effects on the kinetics of OH radical addition to azo dyes
H. Destaillats, A.G. Turjanski, D.A. Estrin and M.R. Hoffmann. 
Journal of Physical Organic Chemistry 2002, 15, 287-292.

8. Kinetic and spectral investigation of the electron and hydrogen adducts of dihydroxy- and dimethyl-substituted pyrimidines: a pulse radiolysis and product analysis study
T. L. Luke, H. Mohan, T. A. Jacob, V. M. Manoj, P. Manoj, J. P. Mittal, H. Destaillats, M. R. Hoffmann and C. T. Aravindakumar. 
Journal of Physical Organic Chemistry 2002, 15, 293-305.

7. Scale-up of sonochemical reactors for water treatment
H. Destaillats, T.M. Lesko, M. Knowlton, H. Wallace and M.R. Hoffmann.
Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research 2001, 40, 3855-3860.

6. Applications of ultrasound in NAPL remediation. Sonochemical degradation of TCE in aqueous surfactant solutions
H. Destaillats, T.W. Alderson II and M.R. Hoffmann.
Environmental Science & Technology 2001,35,3019-3024.

5. Synergistic effects on sonolysis combined with ozonolysis for the oxidation of azobenzene and methyl orange
H. Destaillats, A.J. Colussi, J.M. Joseph and M.R. Hoffmann.
Journal of Physical Chemistry A 2000, 104, 8930-8935.

4. The sonochemical degradation of azobenzene and related azo dyes: rate enhancements via Fenton’s reaction
J. Joseph, H. Destaillats, H.M Hung and M.R. Hoffmann.
Journal of Physical Chemistry A 2000, 104, 301.

3. Degradation of alkylphenol ethoxylate surfactants in water with ultrasonic irradiation
H. Destaillats, H.M. Hung and M.R. Hoffmann.
Environmental Science & Technology 2000, 34, 311.

2. Solubility of I2 and formation of I2-arene charge transfer complexes in supercritical SF6
H. Destaillats and R. Fernández-Prini.
Journal of the Chemical Society - Faraday Transactions 1998, 94, 871.

1. Solubility of I2 and equilibrium concentration of the (I2+C6H6) charge transfer complex in supercritical xenon with added benzene
H. Destaillats and R. Fernández-Prini.
Journal of Chemical Thermodynamics 1997, 29, 1209.