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Christopher Sales

  • PhD
  • Assistant Professor
  • Drexel University
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Research interests

Environmental Engineer with research interests in molecular environmental microbiology related to biodegradation and bioenergy production.

About

My research group applies advanced and high throughput molecular biology, analytical chemistry, and bioinformatic techniques to study environmental biological systems. Particular focus in our research group is in biodegradation of environmental contaminants and biotechnologies for energy and resource recovery from waste streams.

Co-authors (45)

  • Jacob Price
  • Steven Abboud
  • Paul Koster van Groos
  • WQ ZHUANG
  • Charles Haas

Publications (15)

Comparison of scale in a photosynthetic reactor system for algal remediation of wastewater

  • Sniffen K
  • Sales C
  • Olson M
Journal of Visualized Experiments (2017)
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Fructose Accelerates UV-C Induced Photochemical Degradation of Pentachlorophenol in Low and High Salinity Water

  • Nayak S
  • O’Donnell S
  • Sales C
J. Agric. Food Chem. (2016)
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Fructose as a novel photosensitizer: Characterization of reactive oxygen species and an application in degradation of diuron and chlorpyrifos

  • Nayak S
  • Muniz J
  • Sales C
Chemosphere (2016)
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Nitrogen removal from raw landfill leachate by an algae-bacteria consortium

  • Sniffen K
  • Sales C
  • Olson M
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Novel applications of molecular biological and microscopic tools in environmental engineering

  • Gedalanga P
  • Kotay S
  • Sales C
Water Environment Research (2013)
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Professional experience

Assistant Professor

Drexel University

September 2013 - Present

Education history

Civil and Environmental Engineering

University of California Berkeley

May 2006 - May 2012(6 years)

Civil and Environmental Engineering

University of California Berkeley

August 2005 - May 2006(9 months)

Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

University of Pennsylvania

September 2001 - May 2005(4 years)

Environmental Studies

University of Pennsylvania

August 2001 - May 2005(4 years)

Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

University of Pennsylvania

August 2001 - May 2005(4 years)