Robert Borden

Professor Emeritus



Environmental Engineering

Rice University


Environmental Engineering

University of Virginia


Civil Engineering

University of Virginia


Laboratory column evaluation of high explosives attenuation in grenade range soils
Won, J., & Borden, R. C. (2017), Journal of Environmental Quality, 46(5), 968–974.
Natural and enhanced attenuation of explosives on a hand grenade range
Borden, R. C., Won, J., & Yuncu, B. (2017), Journal of Environmental Quality, 46(5), 961–967.
Impact of glycerin and lignosulfonate on biodegradation of high explosives in soil
Won, J., & Borden, R. C. (2016), Journal of Contaminant Hydrology, 194, 1–9.
Statistical analysis of secondary water quality impacts from enhanced reductive bioremediation
Tillotson, J. M., & Borden, R. C. (2015), Ground Water Monitoring and Remediation, 35(4), 67–77.
Enhanced reductive dechlorination of tetrachloroethene dense nonaqueous phase liquid with EVO and Mg(OH)(2)
Hiortdahl, K. M., & Borden, R. C. (2014), Environmental Science & Technology, 48(1), 624–631.
Perchlorate natural attenuation in a riparian zone
Borden, R. C., Knox, S. L., Lieberman, M. T., & Ogles, D. (2014), Journal of Environmental Science and Health. Part A, Toxic/Hazardous Substances & Environmental Engineering, 49(10), 1100–1109.
Power earth auger modification for waste extraction from pit latrines
Rogers, T. W., Reyes, F. L., Beckwith, W. J., & Borden, R. C. (2014), Journal of Water Sanitation and Hygiene for Development, 4(1), 72–80.
Impact of injection system design on ISCO performance with permanganate - mathematical modeling results
Cha, K. Y., & Borden, R. C. (2012), Journal of Contaminant Hydrology, 128(1-4), 33–46.
Kinetics of Permanganate Consumption by Natural Oxidant Demand in Aquifer Solids
Cha, K. Y., Crimi, M., Urynowicz, M. A., & Borden, R. C. (2012), Environmental Engineering Science, 29(7), 646–653.
Physical, hydrologic, and aqueous chemical characterization of the Ore Knob Tailings Pile (Ashe County, North Carolina, USA)
Behrooz, M., & Borden, R. C. (2012), Mine Water and the Environment, 31(1), 3–15.

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Modified Power Auger for Hygienic Latrine Emptying
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation(11/01/11 - 4/30/13)
Development and Field Evaluation of Colloidal Mg(OH)2 Buffer
US Dept. of Energy (DOE)(6/20/11 - 6/19/14)
Generation of Biodegradation - Sorption Barriers for Munitions Constituents 11 EB-ER1-079 (formerly ER1-038)
US Army - Corps of Engineers(3/30/11 - 3/30/16)
Development of Soluble Soy-based Products for Anaerobic Bioremediation
United Soybean Board(5/16/10 - 8/31/11)
Numerical Modeling of Post-Remediation Impacts of Anaerobic Bioremediation on Groundwater Quality
Strategic Environmental Research and Development Program (SERDP)(3/22/11 - 3/22/15)
Enhanced Anaerobic Bioremediation using Soy Flour, Soy Protein Concentrate, and Lecithin
United Soybean Board(9/01/08 - 12/31/09)
Treatment of Acid Mine Drainage Using Crude Glycerol
United Soybean Board(7/01/07 - 12/31/08)
Impacts of Sampling and Handling Procedures on DNA- and RNA-based Microbial Characterization and Quantification of Groundwater and Saturated Soil
Strategic Environmental Research and Development Program (SERDP)(3/01/07 - 3/18/10)
Laboratory Evaluation of Aerobic and Anaerobic Biodegradation Processes at the Maryland Sand, Gravel and Stone Site
B2E, Inc. formerly Solutions-IES, Inc. formerly Solutions Industrial & Environmental Services(1/01/06 - 12/31/06)
Anaerobic Biotreatment of Acid Mine Drainage at Ore Knob Mine
US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)(11/01/05 - 10/31/08)