Bohart, G.S. & Adams, E.Q. 1920. Some aspects of the behavior of charcoal with respect to chlorine. Journal of the American Chemical Society, 42(3), 523-544.
Baghban, A., Sasanipour, J., Haratipour, P., Alizad, M. & Ayouri, M.V. 2017. ANFIS modeling of rhamnolipid breakthrough curves on activated carbon. Chemical Engineering Research and Design, 126, 67-75.
Banerjee, M., Bar, N., Basu, R.K. & Das, S.K. 2017. Comparative study of adsorptive removal of Cr(VI) ion from aqueous solution in fixed bed column by peanut shell and almond shell using empirical models and ANN. Environmental Science and Pollution Research, 24 (11), 10604-10620.
Balci, B., Keskinkan, O. & Avci, M. 2011. Use of BDST and an ANN model for prediction of dye adsorption efficiency of Eucalyptus camaldulensis barks in fixed-bed system. Expert Systems with Applications, 38, 949-956.
Chowdhury, S. & Saha, P.D. 2013. Artificial neural network (ANN) modeling of adsorption of methylene blue by NaOH-modified rice husk in a fixed-bed column system. Environmental Science and Pollution Research, 20, 1050-1058.
Cavas, L., Karabay, Z., Alyuruk, H., Dogan, H. & Demir, G.K. 2011. Thomas and artificial neural network models for the fixed-bed adsorption of methylene blue by a beach waste Posidonia oceanica (L.) dead leaves. Journal of Chemical Engineering,171, 557-562.
Chapman, H.D. 1965. Cation-exchange capacity. Methods of soil analysis. Part 2. Chemical and microbiological properties, (methods of soil analysis), SSSA, Madison, Wisc, pp.891-901.
Faki,A., Turan, M., Ozdemir, O. & Turan, Z. A. 2008. Analysis of Fixed-bed column adsorption of Reactive Yellow 176 on to surfactant-modified zeolite. Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research, 47 (18), 6999-7004.
Faghihian, H. & Bowman, R.S. 2005. Adsorption of chromate by clinoptilolite exchanged with various metal cations. Water Research, 39(6), 1099-1104.
Golie, W.M. & Upadhyayula, S. 2016. Continuous fixed-bed column study for the removal of nitrate from water using chitosan/alumina composite. Journal of Water Process Engineering, 12, 58-65.
Huang, W.Y., Zhu, R.H., He, F., Li, D., Zhu, Y. & Zhang, Y.M. 2013. Enhanced phosphate removal from aqueous solution by ferric-modified laterites: Equilibrium, kinetics and thermodynamic studies. Chemical Engineering Journal, 228, 679-687.
He, Y., Lin, H., Dong, Y., Liu, Q. & Wang, L. 2016. Simultaneous removal of phosphate and ammonium using salt–thermal-activated and lanthanum-doped zeolite: Fixed-bed column and mechanism study. Desalination and Water Treatment, 57(56), 27279-27293.
Jang, J.S. 1993. ANFIS: Adaptive-network-based fuzzy inference system. IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, 23(3), 665-685.
Keshtkar, A.R., Dastebashi, H., Ghasemi Torkabad, M. & Moosavian, M.A. 2014. Investigation of effect of influent concentration and flow rate on nickel biosorption using protonated cystoseira indica brown alga in a packed bed column and modeling the experimental data. Iranian Journal of Health and Environment, 6(4), 417-430. (In Persian)
Lee, C.G., Kim, J.H., Kang, J.K., Kim, S.B., Park, S.J., Lee, S.H. et al. 2015. Comparative analysis of fixed-bed sorption models using phosphate breakthrough curves in slag filter media. Desalination and Water Treatment, 55(7), 1795-1805.
Li, C., Yao, J., Zhang, T.C., Xing, W., Liang, Y. & Xiang, M. 2017. Simultaneous removal of nitrogen and phosphorus by cetylpyridinium bromide modified zeolite. Water Science and Technology, In press:
Loganathan, P., Vigneswaran, S. & Kandasamy, J. 2013. Enhanced removal of nitrate from water using surface modification of adsorbents–a review. Journal of Environmental Management, 131, 363-374.
Mobasherpour, I. & Salahi, E. 2016. Using of granulated nano-hydroxyapatite to absorb cadmium from aqueous solutions in a fixed bed reactor. Journal of Materials and Advanced Technology, 5(2), 49-57. (In Persian)
Mitra, T., Singha, B., Bar, N. & Das, S.K. 2014. Removal of Pb(II) ions from aqueous solution using water hyacinth root by fixedbed column and ANN modeling. Journal of Hazardous Materials, 273, 94-103.
Mahadevaiah, N., Venkataramani, B. & Jai Prakash, B. S. 2007. Restrictive entry of aqueous molybdate species into surfactant modified montmorillonite a breakthrough curve study. Chemistry of Materials, 19 (18), 4606-4612.
Naghash, A. & Nezamzadeh-Ejhieh, A. 2015. Comparison of the efficiency of modified clinoptilolite with HDTMA and HDP surfactants for the removal of phosphate in aqueous solutions. Journal of Industrial and Engineering Chemistry, 31, 185-191.
Nguyen, T. A.H., Ngo, H. H., Guo,W.S., Pham, T.Q., Li, F.M., Nguyen, T.V and Bui, X.T. 2015. Adsorption of phosphate from aqueous solutions and sewage using zirconium loaded okara (ZLO): Fixed-bed column study. Science of the Total Environment, 523, 40-49.
Nemati Shamsabad, F., Torabi Golsefidi, H. & Naji., A.M. 2017. Effect of particle size and surfactant concentration on nitrate adsorption efficiency and desorption by modified zeolite with HDTMA in aqueous solution. Journal of Water and Soil Conservation, 24(1), 157-172. (In Persian)
Onyango, M.S., Masukume, M., Ochieng, A. & Otieno, F. 2010. Functionalised natural zeolite and its potential for treating drinking water containing excess amount of nitrate. Water SA., 36 (5), 655-662.
Ozdemira, O., Turan, M., Turan, A.Z., Faki, A. & Engin, A.B. 2009. Feasibility analysis of color removal from textile dyeing wastewater in a fixed-bed column system by surfactant-modified zeolite (SMZ). Journal of Hazardous Materials, 166(2), 647-654.
Rezaei, H., Rahmati, M. & Modarress, H. 2017. Application of ANFIS and MLR models for prediction of methane adsorption on X and Y faujasite zeolites: effect of cations substitution. Neural Computing and Applications, 28(2), 301-312 .
Singh P. K., Sushmita B., Srivastavac A. L. & Sharma Y. C. 2015. Kinetic and equilibrium modeling for removal of nitrate from aqueous solutions and drinking water by a potential adsorbent, hydrous bismuth oxide. RSC Advances, 45, 35365-35376.
Song, J., Zou, W., Bian, Y., Su, F., Han, R. 2011. Adsorption characteristics of methylene blue by peanut husk in batch and column modes. Desalination, 265, 119-125.
Shanmugam, D., Alagappan, M. & Rajan, R.K. 2016. Bench-scale packed bed sorption of Cibacron blue F3GA using lucrative algal biomass. Alexandria Engineering Journal, 55(3), 2995-3003.
Schick, J., Caullet, P., Paillaud, J.L., Patarin, J. & Mangold-Callarec, C. 2011. Nitrate sorption from water on a Surfactant-Modified Zeolite. Fixed-bed column experiments. Microporous and Mesoporous Materials, 142(2), 549-556.
Torabian, A., Kazemian, H., Seifi, L., Bidhendi, G. N., Azimi, A. A. & Ghadiri, S. K. 2010. Removal of petroleum aromatic hydrocarbons by surfactant-modified natural zeolite: The effect of surfactant. Journal of Clean-Soil, Air, Water, 38(1), 77-83.
Thomas, W.J. & Crittenden, B. 1998. Adsorption technology and design, Elsevier Science & Technology Books.
Thomas, H.C. 1944. Heterogeneous ion exchange in a flowing system. Journal of the American Chemical Society, 66(10), 1664-1666.
Tan, K.L. & Hameed, B. H. 2017. Insight into the adsorption kinetics models for the removal of contaminants from aqueous solutions. Journal of the Taiwan Institute of Chemical Engineers, 74, 25-48.
Wang, Z., Guo, H., Shen, F., Yang, G., Zhang, Y., Zeng, Y . & et al. 2015. Biochar produced from oak sawdust by lanthanum (La)-involved pyrolysis for adsorption of ammonium (NH4+), nitrate (NO3−), and phosphate (PO43−). Chemosphere, 119, 646-653.
Xu, Z., Cai, J.G. & Pan, B.C. 2013. Mathematically modeling fixed-bed adsorption in aqueous systems. Journal of Zhejiang University SCIENCE A, 14(3), 155-176.
Yan, G., Viraraghavan, T. & Chen, M. 2001. A new model for heavy metal removal in a biosorption column. Adsorption Science and Technology, 19(1), 25-43.