Journal Papers

  1. Neculita, CM, Rosa, E (2019) "A review of the implications and challenges of manganese removal from mine drainage" Chemosphere 214: 491-510.
  2. Genty, T, Bussière, B, Benzaazoua, M, Neculita, CM, Zagury, GJ (2018) "Changes in efficiency and hydraulic parameters during the passive treatment of ferriferous acid mine drainage in biochemical reactors" Mine Water and the Environment (doi:10.1007/s10230-018-0514-4).
  3. Braghiroli, FL, Bouafif, H, Hamza, N, Neculita, CM, Koubaa, A (2018) "Production, characterization and potential of activated biochar as adsorbent for phenolic compounds from leachates in a lumber industry site" Environmental Science and Pollution Research 25(26): 26562-26575.
  4. Braghiroli, FL, Bouafif, H, Hamza, N, Bouslimi. B, Neculita, CM, Koubaa, A (2018) "The influence of pilot-scale pyro-gasification and activation conditions on porosity development in activated biochars" Biomass and Bioenergy 118: 105-114.
  5. Gonzalez-Merchan, C, Genty, T, Paquin, M, Gervais, M, Bussière, B, Potvin, R, Neculita, CM (2018) "Influence of ferric iron source on ferrate's performance and residual contamination during the treatment of gold mine effluents" Minerals Engineering 127: 61-66.
  6. Tanabene, R, Genty, T, Gonzalez-Merchan, C, Bussière, B, Potvin, R, Neculita, CM (2018) "Nitrification-denitrification of thiocyanate, ammonia and nitrates in highly contaminated gold mine effluents using methanol as energy source" Journal of Environmental Engineering ASCE 144(5): 05018002.
  7. Braghiroli, F, Bouafif, H, Neculita, CM, Koubaa, A (2018) "Activated biochar as an efficient sorbent for organic and inorganic contaminants in water" Water, Air and Soil Pollution 229: 230.
  8. Rakotonimaro, TV, Guittonny, M, Neculita, CM (2018) "Stabilization of hard rock mines tailings with organic amendments: pore water quality control and revegetation – a review" Desalination and Water Treatment 112: 53-71.
  9. Rakotonimaro, TV, Neculita, CM, Bussière, B, Genty, T, Zagury, GJ (2018) "Performance assessment of laboratory and field-scale multi-step passive treatment of iron-rich acid mine drainage for design improvement" Environmental Science and Pollution Research 25(18): 17575-17589.
  10. Bakatula, E, Richard, D, Neculita, CM, Zagury, GJ (2018) "Determination of point of zero charge of natural organic materials" Environmental Science and Pollution Research 25(8): 7823-7833.
  11. Calugaru, IL, Neculita, CM, Genty, T, Zagury, GJ (2018) "Metals and metalloids treatment in contaminated neutral effluents using modified materials" Journal of Environmental Management 212: 142-159.
  12. Vasquez, Y, Escobar, MC, Saez, J, Quiceno-Vallejo, MF, Neculita, CM, Arbeli, Z, Roldan, F (2018) "Effect of hydraulic retention time on the microbial community in biochemical passive reactors during treatment of acid mine drainage" Bioresource Technology 247: 624-632.
  13. Calugaru, IL, Genty, T, Neculita, CM (2018) "Treatment of manganese in neutral and acid mine drainage using modified dolomite" International Journal for Environmental Impacts 1(4): 1-11.
  14. Genty, T, Bussière, B, Benzaazoua, M, Neculita, CM, Zagury, GJ (2017) "Efficiency of iron removal during the treatment of highly contaminated acid mine drainage in biochemical reactors" Water Science and Technology76(7): 1833-1843.
  15. Rakotonimaro, TV, Neculita, CM, Bussière, B, Zagury, GJ (2017) "Comparative column testing of three reactive mixtures for the bio-chemical treatment of iron-rich acid mine drainage" Minerals Engineering 111: 79-89.
  16. Calugaru, IL, Neculita, CM, Genty, T, Bussière, B, Potvin, R (2017) "Removal of Ni and Zn in contaminated neutral drainage by raw and modified wood ash" Journal of Environmental Science and Health, Part A 52(2): 117-126.
  17. Couvidat, J, Neculita, CM, Benzaazoua, M, Chatain, V, Genty, T (2017) "Evaluation of biogeochemical reactivity of fresh and weathered contaminated dredged sediments" Journal of Soils and Sediments 17(2): 543-556.
  18. Rakotonimaro, TV, Neculita, CM, Bussière, B, Benzaazoua, M, Zagury, GJ (2017) "Recovery and reuse of sludge from active and passive treatment of mine drainage-impacted waters" Environmental Science and Pollution Research 24: 73-91.
  19. Gonzalez-Merchan, C, Bussière, B, Genty, T, Potvin, R, Paquin, M, Benhammadi, M, Neculita, CM (2016) "Influence of contaminant to hydrogen peroxide to catalyzer molar ratio in the advanced oxidation of thiocyanates and ammonia nitrogen using Fenton-based processes" Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering 4(4): 4129-4136.
  20. Rakotonimaro, TV, Neculita, CM, Bussière, B, Zagury, GJ (2016) "Effectiveness of various dispersed alkaline substrates for the pre-treatment of ferriferous acid mine drainage" Applied Geochemistry 73: 12-23.
  21. Gonzalez-Merchan, C, Genty, T, Bussière, B, Potvin, R, Paquin, M, Benhammadi, M, Neculita, CM (2016) "Ferrates performance in thiocyanates and ammonia degradation in gold mine effluents" Minerals Engineering 95: 124-130.
  22. Maqsoud, A, Neculita, CM, Bussière, B, Benzaazoua, M, Dionne, J (2016) "Impact of fresh tailings deposition on the evolution of groundwater hydrogeochemistry at the abandoned Manitou mine site, Quebec, Canada" Environmental Science and Pollution Research 23(9): 9054-9072.
  23. Vasquez, Y, Escobar, MC, Neculita, CM, Arbeli, Z, Roldan, F (2016) "Selection of reactive mixture for biochemical passive treatment of acid mine drainage" Environmental Earth Sciences 75(7): 1-11.
  24. Vasquez, Y, Escobar, MC, Neculita, CM, Arbeli, Z, Roldan, F (2016) "Biochemical passive reactors for treatment of acid mine drainage: Effect of hydraulic retention time on the evolution of efficiency, composition of reactive mixture and microbial activity" Chemosphere 175: 244-253.
  25. Calugaru, IL, Neculita, CM, Genty, T, Bussière, B, Potvin, R (2016) "Performance of thermally activated dolomite for the treatment of Ni and Zn in contaminated neutral mine drainage" Journal of Hazardous Materials 310: 48-55.
  26. Yim, GJ, Ji, SW, Cheong, YW, Neculita, CM, Song, H (2015) "The influences of the amount of organic substrate on the performance of pilot-scale passive bioreactors for acid mine drainage treatment" Environmental Earth Sciences 73: 4717-4727.
  27. Hwang, TW, Neculita, CM (2013) "In situ immobilization of heavy metals in severely weathered tailings amended with food waste-based compost and zeolite" Water, Air, and Soil Pollution 224:1388.
  28. Lefebvre, O, Neculita, CM, Yue, X, Ng, HY (2012) "Bioelectrochemical treatment of acid mine drainage dominated with iron" Journal of Hazardous Materials 241-242: 411-417.
  29. Song, H, Yim, GJ, Ji, SW, Neculita, CM, Hwang, TW (2012) "Pilot-scale passive bioreactors for the treatment of acid mine drainage: efficiency of mushroom compost vs. mixed substrates for metal removal" Journal of Environmental Management 111: 150-158.
  30. Hwang, TW, Neculita, CM, Han, JI (2012) "Biosulfides precipitation in weathered tailings amended with food waste-based compost and zeolite" Journal of Environmental Quality 41: 1857-1864.
  31. Song, H, Yim, GJ, Ji, SW, Nam, IH, Neculita, CM, Lee, GY (2012) "Performance of mixed organic substrates during treatment of acidic and moderate mine drainage in column bioreactors" ASCE Journal of Environmental Engineering 138(10): 1077-1084.
  32. Neculita, CM, Zagury, GJ (2011) "Violation of ethical guidelines or plagiarism?" Letter to the Editor. Minerals Engineering 24(6): 967-968.
  33. Neculita, CM, Dudal, Y, Zagury, GJ (2011) "Using fluorescence-based microplate assay to assess DOM−metal binding in reactive materials for treatment of acid mine drainage" Journal of Environmental Sciences 23(6): 891-896.
  34. Neculita, CM, Yim, GJ, Lee, GY, Ji, SW, Jung, JW, Park, HS, Song, H (2011) "Comparative effectiveness of mixed organic substrates to mushroom compost for treatment of mine drainage in passive bioreactors" Chemosphere 83(1): 76-82.
  35. Neculita, CM (2010) "Mine-impacted water treatment − how the bottom line can be raised?" Guest Editorial International Journal of Mining, Reclamation and Environment 24(3): 193-194.
  36. Neculita, CM, Zagury, GJ, Bussière, B (2008) "Effectiveness of sulphate-reducing passive bioreactors for the treatment of highly contaminated acid mine drainage: I. Effect of hydraulic retention time" Applied Geochemistry 23: 3442-3451.
  37. Neculita, CM, Zagury, GJ, Bussière, B (2008) "Effectiveness of sulphate-reducing passive bioreactors for the treatment of highly contaminated acid mine drainage: II. Metal removal mechanisms and potential mobility" Applied Geochemistry 23: 3545-3560.
  38. Neculita, CM, Vigneault, B, Zagury, GJ (2008) "Toxicity and metal speciation in acid mine drainage treated by passive bioreactors" Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 27: 1659-1667.
  39. Neculita, CM, Zagury, GJ (2008) "Biological treatment of highly contaminated acid mine drainage in batch reactors: long-term treatment and reactive mixture characterization" Journal of Hazardous Materials 157: 358-366.
  40. Neculita, CM, Zagury, GJ, Bussière, B (2007) "Passive treatment of acid mine drainage in bioreactors using sulfate-reducing bacteria - Critical review and research needs" Journal of Environmental Quality 36: 1-16.
  41. Zagury, GJ, Kulnieks, V, Neculita, CM (2006) "Characterization and reactivity assessment of organic substrates for sulphate-reducing bacteria in acid mine drainage treatment" Chemosphere 64: 944-954.
  42. Zagury, GJ, Neculita, CM, Bastien, C, Deschênes, L (2006) "Mercury fractionation, bioavailability, and ecotoxicity in highly contaminated soils from chlor-alkali plants" Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 24: 1138-1147.
  43. Neculita, CM, Zagury, GJ, Deschênes, L (2005) "Mercury speciation in highly contaminated soils from chlor-alkali plants using chemical extractions" Journal of Environmental Quality 34: 255-262.

Papers in Conference Proceedings

  1. Braghiroli, FL, Bouafif, H, Neculita, CM, Koubaa, A (2018) "The use of wood residues from the Boreal forest for the production of porous materials for environmental applications" Carbon 2018. The World Conference on Carbon, Madrid, Spain, July 1-6.
  2. Neculita, CM, Coudert, L, Genty, T, Drapeau, M, Ryskie, S, Fortier-Delay, S (2018) "Emerging contaminants in mine effluents: operational challenges of their treatment and research needs" 6th Mines and the Environment Symposium, Rouyn-Noranda, QC, Canada, June 17-20.
  3. Calugaru, IL, Neculita, CM, Genty, T, Zagury, GJ (2017) "Treatment of metals and metalloids in neutral mine effluents using modified materials" 2nd International Symposium on Land Reclamation and Ecological Restoration, Beijing, China, October 20-23.
  4. Rakotonimaro, TV, Neculita, CM, Bussiere, B, Genty, T, Zagury, GJ (2017) "Iron and sulfate removal in highly contaminated acid mine drainage using passive multi-step systems" 13th International Mine Water Association (IMWA) Congress, Lappeenranta, Finland, June 25-30.
  5. Gonzalez-Merchan, C, Genty, T, Bussière, B, Potvin, R, Tanabene, R, Allaire, M, Neculita, CM (2017) "Simultaneous treatment of thiocyanates and ammonia nitrogen in gold mine effluents using advanced oxidation and nitrification-denitrification processes" 13th International Mine Water Association (IMWA) Congress, Lappeenranta, Finland, June 25-30.
  6. Rakotonimaro, TV, Guittonny-Larchevêque, M, Neculita, CM (2017) "Reclamation of metal-contaminated mine tailings with organic amendments: water quality control and revegetation" 5th International Conference on Sustainable Solid Waste Management (Athens 2017), Athens, Greece, June 21-24.
  7. Calugaru, IL, Neculita, CM, Genty, T, Bussière, B, Potvin, R, Zagury, GJ (2016) “Effectiveness of thermally activated dolomite in Ni and Zn treatment from contaminated neutral drainage” The 16th International Symposium on Environmental Issues and Waste Management in Energy and Mineral Production (SWEMP 2016), Istanbul, Turkey, October 5-7, 2016.
  8. Vasquez, Y, Escobar, MC, Neculita, CM, Arbeli, Z, Roldan, F (2016) “Microbial community dynamics during the treatment of acid mine drainage under three different hydraulic retention times” International Mine Water Association (IMWA) Annual Conference: Mining meets Water - Conflicts and Solutions, Leipzig, Germany, July 11-15, 2016.
  9. Genty, T, Bussière, B, Dionne, J, Neculita, CM (2016) “Passive biochemical treatment of ferriferous mine drainage: Lorraine mine site, Northern Quebec, Canada” International Mine Water Association (IMWA) Annual Conference: Mining meets Water - Conflicts and Solutions, Leipzig, Germany, July 11-15, 2016.
  10. Calugaru, IL, Genty, T, Bussière, B, Potvin, R, Neculita, CM (2016) “Efficiency of modified dolomite in metal sorption from contaminated neutral drainage” The 5th International Congress on Water Management in Mining (Water in Mining 2016), Santiago, Chile, May 18-20, 2016.
  11. Gonzalez-Merchan, C, Skandrani, A, Genty, T, Bussière, B, Potvin, R, Paquin, M, Neculita, CM (2016) “Pre-treatment of gold mine effluents during summer and winter seasons by freeze-thaw and evaporation” The 5th International Congress on Water Management in Mining (Water in Mining 2016), Santiago, Chile, May 18-20, 2016.
  12. Rakotonimaro, T, Neculita, CM, Bussière, B, Zagury, GJ (2015) “Comparative efficiency of calcite- and dolomite-based dispersed alkaline substrate for the pre-treatment of highly contaminated acid mine drainage” The 4th International Seminar on Environmental Issues in Mining (Enviromine 2015), Lima, Peru, December 2-4, 2015.
  13. Gonzalez-Merchan, C, Bussière, B, Genty, T, Potvin, R, Paquin, M, Benhammadi, M, Neculita, CM (2015) “Comparative efficiency of wet and solid ferrates (VI) for thiocyanates degradation in gold mine effluents” The 4th International Seminar on Environmental Issues in Mining (Enviromine 2015), Lima, Peru, December 2-4, 2015.
  14. Neculita, CM, Bussière, B, Zagury, GJ (2013) “Metal removal mechanisms during the treatment of highly contaminated AMD using passive bioreactors, limestone drains, and multi-step systems: a short review” The 23rd World Mining Congress, Montreal, Canada, August 11-15, 2013.
  15. Genty, T, Neculita, CM, Bussière, B, Zagury, GJ (2012) "Environmental behaviour of sulphate-reducing passive bioreactor mixture", The 9th International Conference on Acid Rock Drainage (ICARD 2012), Ottawa, Canada, May 21-25, 2012.
  16. Neculita, CM, Song, H, Zagury, GJ (2011) “Causes of Mn marginal removal in passive systems treating acid mine drainage” The 4th Mines and the Environment Symposium, CMI – Rouyn-Noranda, Canada, November 6-9, 2011.
  17. Genty, T, Bussière, B, Neculita, CM, Zagury, GJ, Benzaazoua, M (2011) "Passive treatment of acid mine drainage: repeatability in column efficiency testing" The 11th International Mine Water Association (IMWA) Congress, Aachen, Germany, September 4-11, 2011.
  18. Lefebvre, O, Neculita, CM, Yue, X, Ng, HY (2011) “Treatment of acid mine drainage (AMD) by microbial fuel cell (MFC): effect of the design” The 20th Joint KKNN (KAIST-KYOTO-NTU-NUS) Symposium on Environmental Engineering, Taipei, Taiwan, June 27-30, 2011.
  19. Hwang, TW, Neculita, CM (2011) “Mitigation of environmental risk at abandoned mine site: prospective solution in Korea” The 9th International Multidisciplinary Conference, Nyíregyháza University, Hungary, May 19-21, 2011.
  20. Lee, GY, Neculita, CM (2010) “Pretreatment of lignocellulosic substrates for acid mine drainage treatment in passive bioreactors” The 2nd International Conference on Mineral Resources and Environment, Baia Mare, Romania, October 28-30, 2010.
  21. Hwang, TW, Neculita, CM (2010) “Reduction of heavy metal leaching potential in tailings by organic amendments” The 95th Conference of the Korea Society for Geosystem Engineering, Busan, South Korea, October 20-21, 2010.
  22. Lee, GY, Neculita, CM, Jung, JW, Song, H, Yim, GJ, Ji, SW (2010) “Efficiency of natural organic substrates for the sulfate removal from mine drainage impacted waters” 12th International Conference on Wetland Systems for Water Pollution Control (Wetlands 2010), Venice, Italy, October 4-9, 2010.
  23. Lee, GY, Neculita, CM (2010) “Cellulose-based passive bioreactor: sustainable technology for long-term treatment of acid mine drainage” The 19th Joint KKNN (KAIST-KYOTO-NTU-NUS) Symposium on Environmental Engineering, Kyoto, Japan, June 27-30, 2010.
  24. Lee, GY, Neculita, CM, Song, H, Yim, GJ, Ji, SW (2010) “Appropriate reactive mixtures of organic wastes to treat mine drainage in Korea” The 12th International Symposium on Environmental Issues and Waste Management in Energy and Mineral Production (SWEMP 2010), Prague, Czech Republic, May 24-26, 2010.
  25. Lee, GY, Neculita, CM, Song, H, Ji, SW, Ahn, JS, Yim, GJ, Park, HS (2010) “Selection of effective organic mixtures to adapt the AMD passive treatment system to Korea” The 94th Conference of the Korea Society for Geosystem Engineering, Jeju, South Korea, May 7-9, 2010.
  26. Hwang, TW, Neculita, CM (2010) “Operational speciation of heavy metals in tailings using a sequential extraction procedure” The 94th Conference of the Korea Society for Geosystem Engineering, Jeju, South Korea, May 7-9, 2010.
  27. Yim, GJ, Ji, SW, Song, H, Ahn, JS, Jung, JW, Lee, GY, Choi, DH, Jung, YW, Neculita, CM, Park, HS, Sim, YS (2010) “Basic research for substrates to replace mushroom compost in SAPS (Successive Alkalinity Producing Systems)” The 94th Conference of the Korea Society for Geosystem Engineering, Jeju, South Korea, May 7-9, 2010.
  28. Neculita, CM, Dudal, Y, Zagury, GJ (2009) “Role of DOM’s metal-binding capacity during AMD treatment in passive bioreactors” The 11th International Symposium on Environmental Issues and Waste Management in Energy and Mineral Production (SWEMP 2009), Banff, AB, Canada, November 16-19, 2009.
  29. Neculita, CM (2009) “Expensive technologies for prevention of acid mine drainage generation or cheap technologies for its long-term treatment? A Canadian perspective” International Symposium on Mine Reclamation, Kangwon Land, South Korea, September 24-25, 2009.
  30. Neculita, CM (2009) “Passive bioreactors for acid mine drainage long-term treatment: why the most economically viable technology is not extensively used?” The 18th Joint KKNN (KAIST-KYOTO-NTU-NUS) Symposium on Environmental Engineering, Daejeon, South Korea, June 16-19, 2009.
  31. Neculita, CM, Zagury, GJ, Bussière, B (2008) "Toxicity and metal speciation in acid mine drainage treated by passive bioreactors" The 3rd Mines and Environment Symposium, CIM - Rouyn-Noranda, QC, Canada, November 2-5, 2008.
  32. Neculita, CM, Zagury, GJ, Bussière, B (2008) “Influence of hydraulic retention time on effectiveness of sulphate-reducing passive bioreactors for treatment of highly contaminated acid rock drainage” Joint Conference of the 6th International Acid Sulfate Soil Conference and the Acid Rock Drainage Symposium, South China Agricultural University, Wushan, Tianhe District, Guangzhou, China, September 16-20, 2008.
  33. Neculita, CM, Zagury, GJ, Bussière, B (2008) “Removal mechanisms and potential metal mobility in passive bioreactors for treatment of highly contaminated acid rock drainage” Joint Conference of the 6th International Acid Sulfate Soil Conference and the Acid Rock Drainage Symposium, South China Agricultural University, Wushan, Tianhe District, Guangzhou, China, September 16-20, 2008.
  34. Neculita, CM, Zagury, GJ, Bussière, B (2007) “Passive treatment of highly contaminated acid mine drainage in batch reactors” The 16th International Symposium on Mine Planning and Equipment Selection and the 10th International Symposium on Environmental Issues and Waste Management in Energy and Mineral Production (SWEMP 2007), Bangkok, Thailand, December 11-13, 2007.
  35. Neculita, CM, Zagury, GJ, Bussière, B (2007) “Efficiency of three reactive mixtures of organic wastes for the treatment of highly contaminated acid mine drainage” The 60th Canadian Geotechnical Conference & 8th Joint CGS/IAH-CNC Groundwater Conference, Ottawa, ON, Canada, October 21-24, 2007.
  36. Zagury, GJ, Neculita, CM, Bussière, B (2007) “Passive treatment of acid mine drainage in bioreactors: short review, applications, and research needs” The 60th Canadian Geotechnical Conference & 8th Joint CGS/IAH-CNC Groundwater Conference, Ottawa, ON, Canada, October 21-24, 2007.
  37. Neculita, CM, Zagury, GJ, Kulnieks, V (2006) "Short-term and long-term bioreactors for acid mine drainage treatment" The 22nd Annual International Conference on Soils, Sediments and Water, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA, USA, October 16-19, 2006.
  38. Zagury, GJ, Neculita, CM, Bussière, B (2005) "Passive biological treatment of acid mine drainage: challenges of the 21st century" The 2nd Mines and Environment Symposium, CIM - Rouyn-Noranda, QC, Canada, May 15-18, 2005.
  39. Neculita, CM, Zagury, GJ, Deschênes, L (2004) "Mercury speciation in highly contaminated soils from chlor-alkali plants" The 8th International Symposium on Environmental Issues and Management of Waste in Energy and Mineral Production (SWEMP 2004), Ankara, Turkey, 2004, 481-486.
  40. Neculita, CM, Zagury, GJ, Deschênes, L (2003) "Spéciation et toxicité du mercure dans des sols contaminés à proximité d’usines chlore-alkali" 7e Colloque annuel du Chapitre Saint-Laurent, Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, Montreal, Canada, May 15-16, 2003.

Conference Presentations

  1. Foudhaili, T, Rakotonimaro, T, Babi, K, Lefebvre, OP, Coudert, L, Neculita, CM (2018) "Comparative efficiency of electrocoagulation and microbial fuel cells for the treatment of iron-rich acid mine drainage" Water Congress, Santiago, Chile, May 9-11.
  2. Braghiroli, FL, Bouafif, H, Neculita, CM, Koubaa, A (2017) "Production and characterization of activated biochar from white birch wood residues" WoodChem 2017, Nancy, France, December 6-7.
  3. Neculita, CM, Rakotonimaro, TV, Bussière, B, Genty, T, Zagury, GJ (2017) "Passive treatment of highly contaminated iron-rich acid mine drainage" Joint Conference of the West Virginia Mine Drainage Task Force Symposium, American Society for Mining and Reclamation (ASMR), and Appalachian Regional Reforestation Initiative (ARRI), Morgantown, WV, USA, April 9-13, 2017.
  4. Neculita, CM, Genty, T, Bussière, B (2016) "Classical and new trends in the treatment of impacted water by mine drainage, cyanides and derivatives, and salinity" 2nd International Congress on the Management of Mining Wastes and Post-Mining – Toward Sustainable Mines (GESRIM 2016), Marrakech, Morocco, April 11-13, 2016.
  5. Rakotonimaro, T, Roy, T, Lacroix, R, Trudel, S, Neculita, CM (2015) "East Sullivan mine site restoration: Current success and perspective", Goldschmidt 2015, Prague, Czech Republic, August 16-21, 2015.
  6. Vasquez, I, Escobar, MC, Neculita, CM, Arbeli, Z, Roldan, F (2014) "Effect of hydraulic retention time (HRT) on microbial activity and organic substrate in sulfate-reducing bioreactors for the bioremediation of acid mine drainage (AMD)" [in Spanish], Latin American Congress of Microbiology - ALAM 2014 - 4 CCM 2014, Cartagena, Colombia, November 5-8, 2014.
  7. Calugaru, IL, Neculita, CM, Genty, T, Potvin, R, Bussière, B (2014) "Le traitement du Ni et du Zn par la dolomite mi- calcinée", 39e Congrès national sur la réhabilitation des sites dégradés (Association Canadienne de Réhabilitation des Sites Dégradés), Mont-Tremblant, Canada, September 22-25, 2014.
  8. Genty, T, Bussière, B, Neculita, CM, Benzaazoua, M, Zagury, GJ (2012) "Acid mine drainage multi-step passive treatment system: the Lorraine case study", Goldschmidt 2012, Montreal, Canada, June 24-29, 2012.
  9. Hamani-Zalagou, A, Bussière, B, Neculita, CM, Zagury, GJ (2012) "Nickel removal mechanisms from neutral contaminated drainage by sulfate-reducing passive biofilters", Goldschmidt 2012, Montreal, Canada, June 24-29, 2012.
  10. Genty, T, Bussière, B, Benzaazoua, M, Zagury, GJ, Neculita, CM (2012) "Traitement du drainage minier acide au site Lorraine par une filière de traitements passifs", Colloque 211 - Principaux défis associés à la restauration des sites miniers, 80e du Congrès de l"ACFAS, Montreal, Canada, May 9, 2012.
  11. Lefebvre, O, Neculita, CM, Yue, X, Ng, HY (2011) “MFC as innovative biotechnology for the treatment of Acid Mine Drainage (AMD) dominated with Fe” The 3rd International Microbial Fuel Cell 2011, Leeuwarden, The Netherlands, June 6-8, 2011.
  12. Neculita, CM (2011) “Research and education in Environmental Engineering and Sustainability at KAIST” The 1st International Symposium of Asia Environmental Leader, Graduate School of Environmental Studies, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan, January 19-21, 2011.
  13. Neculita, CM (2010) “Utilization of organic wastes for the remediation of metal-contaminated sites” A NTU (Nanyang Technological University) - KAIST Workshop on Environmental and Infrastructural Sustainability, Singapore, January 27-30, 2010.
  14. Vigneault, B, Neculita, CM, Zagury, GJ, Tish, B, Kwong, J (2008) “Should metal bioavailability be considered in the evaluation of treatment and remediation methodologies for acid mine drainage?” The 5th SETAC World Congress, Sydney, Australia, August 3-7, 2008.