Faculty

William P. Ball

Professor

Research Interests

environmental engineering, physical and chemical processes, water quality

 

Education
  • Ph.D. 1990, STANFORD UNIVERSITY
  • Master of Science 1977, Stanford
  • Bachelor of Science 1976, Univ Virginia
Experience
  • 2011 - 2011:  Delegate, US-Russia Bilateral Presidential Commission
  • 2004 - Present:  Specialist Group on Assessment and Control of Hazardous Substances in Water, International Water Association (IWA), International Water Association
Research Areas
  • Adsorption processes in aquatic systems
  • Chesapeake Bay Hypoxia
  • ENVIRONMENTAL engineering
  • Enviornmental implicaitons and applications of engineered nanomaterials
  • Environmental sustainability
  • Groundwater contamination
  • Mass transfer in aqautic systems
  • Physical and chemical processes in water and wastewater treatment
  • Pollutant fate and transport
  • Subsurface remediation
  • Water, sanitation, and hygiene for development
  • Water quality modeling (surface and subsurface waters)
Awards
  • 2010:  Graduated with Highest Distinction - University of Virginia
  • 2009:  Diversity Recognition Award - Johns Hopkins Institutions Diversity Leadership Council
  • 2008:  Capers and Marion McDonald Award for Excellence in Mentoring and Advising - 2008
  • 2006:  AEESP Outstanding Publication Award (w/ Paul V. Roberts)
  • 2006:  AEESP/CH2M Hill Doctoral Thesis Award (w/ T. Helen Nguyen)
  • 2004:  Excellence in Review Award - Environmental Science and Technology
  • 2003:  Diplomate - American Academy of Environmental Engineers
  • 2001:  Judge for the American Academy of Environmental Engineering Awards Competition
  • 1997:  Advisor to C. Liu; 1997 API/NGWA Scholarship Award
  • 1988:  Member - Sigma Xi
  • 1985:  Achievement Reward for College Scientists - ARCS Foundation
  • 1980:  Professional Civil Engineer (Commonwealth of Virginia - License 12676)
  • 1976:  Nelson Taylor Fellowship - Stanford University
  • 1976:  Raven Society - Service and Academic Honorary - University of Virginia
  • 1976:  Shannon Award for Academic Achievement - University of Virginia
  • 1975:  Member - Chi Epsilon - Civil Engineering Honorary
  • 1975:  Member - Tau Beta Pi - Engineering Honorary
Journal Articles
  • C., Wilusz Daniel; J., Harman Ciaran; P., Ball William (2017).  Sensitivity of Catchment Transit Times to Rainfall Variability Under Present and Future Climates.  Water Resources Research.  53(12).  10231-10256.
  • Zhang, Qian; Ball, William P. (2017).  Improving riverine constituent concentration and flux estimation by accounting for antecedent discharge conditions.  JOURNAL OF HYDROLOGY.  547.  387-402.
  • Ducharme S, Albaugh MD, Nguyen TV, Hudziak JJ, Mateos-Pérez JM, Labbe A, Evans AC, Karama S, Ball WS, Byars AW, Schapiro M, Bommer W, Carr A, German A, Dunn S, Rivkin MJ, Waber D, Mulkern R, Vajapeyam S, Chiverton A, Davis P, Koo J, Marmor J, Mrakotsky C, Robertson R, McAnulty G, Brandt ME, Fletcher JM, Kramer LA, Yang G, McCormack C, Hebert KM, Volero H, Botteron K, McKinstry RC, Warren W, Nishino T, Almli CR, Todd R, Constantino J, McCracken JT, Levitt J, Alger J, O'Neil J, Toga A, Asarnow R, Fadale D, Heinichen L, Ireland C, Wang DJ, Moss E, Zimmerman RA, Bintliff B, Bradford R, Newman J, Arnaoutelis R, Pike GB, Collins DL, Leonard G, Paus T, Zijdenbos A, Das S, Fonov V, Fu L, Harlap J, Leppert I, Milovan D, Vins D, Zeffiro T, Van Meter J, Lange N, Froimowitz MP, Rainey C, Henderson S, Edwards JL, Dubois D, Smith K, Singer T, Wilber AA, Pierpaoli C, Basser PJ, Chang LC, Koay CG, Walker L, Freund L, Rumsey J, Baskir L, Stanford L, Sirocco K, Gwinn-Hardy K, Spinella G, Alg...O'Neill J (2016).  Trajectories of cortical thickness maturation in normal brain development - The importance of quality control procedures.  NeuroImage.  125.  267-279.
  • Zhang, Qian; Hirsch, Robert M.; Ball, William P. (2016).  Long-Term Changes in Sediment and Nutrient Delivery from Conowingo Dam to Chesapeake Bay: Effects of Reservoir Sedimentation.  ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY.  50(4).  1877-1886.
  • Zhang, Qian; Harman, Ciaran J.; Ball, William P. (2016).  An improved method for interpretation of riverine concentration-discharge relationships indicates long-term shifts in reservoir sediment trapping.  GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH LETTERS.  43(19).  10215-10224.
  • Ducharme S, Albaugh MD, Nguyen TV, Hudziak JJ, Mateos-Pérez JM, Labbe A, Evans AC, Karama S, Ball WS, Byars AW, Schapiro M, Bommer W, Carr A, German A, Dunn S, Rivkin MJ, Waber D, Mulkern R, Vajapeyam S, Chiverton A, Davis P, Koo J, Marmor J, Mrakotsky C, Robertson R, McAnulty G, Brandt ME, Fletcher JM, Kramer LA, Yang G, McCormack C, Hebert KM, Volero H, Botteron K, McKinstry RC, Warren W, Nishino T, Almli CR, Todd R, Constantino J, Levitt J, Alger J, O'Neil J, Toga A, Asarnow R, Fadale D, Heinichen L, Ireland C, Wang DJ, Moss E, Zimmerman RA, Bintliff B, Bradford R, Newman J, Arnaoutelis R, Pike GB, Collins DL, Leonard G, Paus T, Zijdenbos A, Das S, Fonov V, Fu L, Harlap J, Leppert I, Milovan D, Vins D, Zeffiro T, Van Meter J, Lange N, Froimowitz MP, Rainey C, Henderson S, Edwards JL, Dubois D, Smith K, Singer T, Wilber AA, Pierpaoli C, Basser PJ, Chang LC, Koay CG, Walker L, Freund L, Rumsey J, Baskir L, Stanford L, Sirocco K, Gwinn-Hardy K, Spinella G, McCracken JT, Alg...O'Neill J (2015).  Trajectories of cortical surface area and cortical volume maturation in normal brain development.  Data in Brief.  5.  929-938.
  • Ball WS (2015).  Foreword by William S. Ball.  Contextual Inquiry for Medical Device Design.  xv-xvi.
  • Khundrakpam BS, Tohka J, Evans AC, Ball WS, Byars AW, Schapiro M, Bommer W, Carr A, German A, Dunn S, Rivkin MJ, Waber D, Mulkern R, Vajapeyam S, Chiverton A, Davis P, Koo J, Marmor J, Mrakotsky C, Robertson R, McAnulty G, Brandt ME, Fletcher JM, Kramer LA, Yang G, Cara McCormack, Hebert KM, Volero H, Botteron K, McKinstry RC, Warren W, Nishino T, Robert Almli C, Todd R, Constantino J, McCracken JT, Levitt J, Alger J, O'Neil J, Toga A, Asarnow R, Fadale D, Heinichen L, Ireland C, Wang DJ, Moss E, Zimmerman RA, Bintliff B, Bradford R, Newman J, Arnaoutelis R, Bruce Pike G, Louis Collins D, Leonard G, Paus T, Zijdenbos A, Das S, Fonov V, Fu L, Harlap J, Leppert I, Milovan D, Vins D, Zeffiro T, Van Meter J, Lange N, Froimowitz MP, Rainey C, Henderson S, Edwards JL, Dubois D, Smith K, Singer T, Wilber AA, Pierpaoli C, Basser PJ, Chang LC, Koay CG, Walker L, Freund L, Rumsey J, Baskir L, Stanford L, Sirocco K, Gwinn-Hardy K, Spinella G, Alger JR, O'Neill J (2015).  Prediction of brain maturity based on cortical thickness at different spatial resolutions.  NeuroImage.  111.  350-359.
  • Murphy, Rebecca R.; Perlman, Eric; Ball, William P.; Curriero, Frank C. (2015).  Water-Distance-Based Kriging in Chesapeake Bay.  JOURNAL OF HYDROLOGIC ENGINEERING.  20(9).
  • Zhang, Qian; Brady, Damian C.; Boynton, Walter R.; Ball, William P. (2015).  Long-Term Trends of Nutrients and Sediment from the Nontidal Chesapeake Watershed: An Assessment of Progress by River and Season.  JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN WATER RESOURCES ASSOCIATION.  51(6).  1534-1555.
  • DeBaun MR, Gordon M, McKinstry RC, Noetzel MJ, White DA, Sarnaik SA, Meier ER, Howard TH, Majumdar S, Inusa BPD, Telfer PT, Kirby-Allen M, McCavit TL, Kamdem A, Airewele G, Woods GM, Berman B, Panepinto JA, Fuh BR, Kwiatkowski JL, King AA, Fixler JM, Rhodes MM, Thompson AA, Heiny ME, Redding-Lallinger RC, Kirkham FJ, Dixon N, Gonzalez CE, Kalinyak KA, Quinn CT, Strouse JJ, Miller JP, Lehmann H, Kraut MA, Ball WS, Hirtz D, Casella JF (2014).  Controlled trial of transfusions for silent cerebral infarcts in sickle cell anemia.  New England Journal of Medicine.  371(8).  699-710.
  • Liem RI, Liu J, Gordon MO, Vendt BA, McKinstry RC, Kraut MA, Strouse JJ, Ball WS, DeBaun MR (2014).  Reproducibility of detecting silent cerebral infarcts in pediatric sickle cell anemia.  Journal of Child Neurology.  29(12).  1685-1691.
  • Yang, Jin; Bitter, Julie L.; Smith, Billy A.; Fairbrother, D. Howard; Ball, William P. (2013).  Transport of Oxidized Multi-Walled Carbon Nanotubes through Silica Based Porous Media: Influences of Aquatic Chemistry, Surface Chemistry, and Natural Organic Matter.  Environmental Science & Technology.  47(24).  14034-14043.
  • Murphy, R.R.; Perlman, E.; Curriero, F.C.; Ball, W.P (2013).  Kriging with Water Distance in Chesapeake Bay.  ASCE Journal of Hydrologic Engineering.  (submitted).
  • Quinn CT, Robert CM, Dowling MM, Ball WS, Kraut MA, Casella JF, Dlamini N, Ichord RN, Jordan LC, Kirkham FJ, Noetzel MJ, Steve Roach E, Strouse JJ, Kwiatkowski JL, Hirtz D, DeBaun MR (2013).  Acute silent cerebral ischemic events in children with sickle cell anemia.  Archives of Neurology.  70(1).  58-65.
  • Ball WS, Byars AW, Schapiro M, Bommer W, Carr A, German A, Dunn S, Rivkin MJ, Waber D, Mulkern R, Vajapeyam S, Chiverton A, Davis P, Koo J, Marmor J, Mrakotsky C, Robertson R, McAnulty G, Brandt ME, Fletcher JM, Kramer LA, Yang G, McCormack C, Hebert KM, Volero H, Botteron K, McKinstry RC, Warren W, Nishino T, Almli CR, Todd R, Constantino J, McCracken JT, Levitt J, Alger J, O'Neill J, Toga A, Asarnow R, Fadale D, Heinichen L, Ireland C, Wang DJ, Moss E, Zimmerman RA, Bintliff B, Bradford R, Newman J, Evans AC, Arnaoutelis R, Pike GB, Collins DL, Leonard G, Paus T, Zijdenbos A, Das S, Fonov V, Fu L, Harlap J, Leppert I, Milovan D, Vins D, Zeffiro T, Van Meter J, Lange N, Froimowitz MP, Botteron K, Almli C, Rainey C, Henderson S, Nishino T, Warren W, Edwards JL, Dubois D, Smith K, Singer T, Wilber AA, Pierpaoli C, Basser PJ, Chang LC, Walker L, Freund L, Rumsey J, Baskir L, Stanford L, Sirocco K, Gwinn-Hardy K, Spinella G, McCracken JT, Alger JR, Levitt J, O'Neill J (2012).  Total and regional brain volumes in a population-based normative sample from 4 to 18 years: The NIH MRI study of normal brain development.  Cerebral Cortex.  22(1).  1-12.
  • Jordan LC, McKinstry RC, Kraut MA, Ball WS, Vendt BA, Casella JF, DeBaun MR, Strouse JJ (2010).  Incidental findings on brain magnetic resonance imaging of children with sickle cell disease.  Pediatrics.  126(1).  53-61.
  • Cho, HH; Wepasnick, K; Smith, BA; Bangash, FK; Fairbrother, DH; Ball, WP (2010).  Sorption of Aqueous Zn[II] and Cd[II] by Multiwall Carbon Nanotubes: The Relative Roles of Oxygen-Containing Functional Groups and Graphenic Carbon.  Langmuir.  26(2).  967-981.
  • Schwab, K; Figueroa, ME; Ball, W; Guikema, S; Zaitchik, B; Young, C (2010).  JHU Global Water Program.  Johns Hopkins Apl Technical Digest.  28.  236-237.
  • Vendt BA, McKinstry RC, Ball WS, Kraut MA, Prior FW, Barton B, Casella JF, Debaun MR (2009).  Silent cerebral infarct transfusion (SIT) trial imaging core: Application of novel imaging information technology for rapid and central review of MRI of the brain.  Journal of Digital Imaging.  22(3).  326-343.
  • Fairbrother, Howard; Smith, Billy; Wepasnick, Kevin A.; Ball, William P. (2009).  Influence of surface chemistry on the transport properties of multiwalled carbon nanotubes in porous media.  Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society.  237.
  • Bai, J; Liu, CX; Ball, WP (2009).  Study of Sorption-Retarded U(VI) Diffusion in Hanford Silt/Clay Material.  Environmental Science & Technology.  43(20).  7706-7711.
  • CHO, H-H; WEPASNICK, K.; SMITH, B.A.; K., F.; BANGASH, D.; FAIRBROTHER, HOWARD; BALL, W.P. (2009).  The Roles of Graphenic Carbon and Carboxyl Functional Groups on the Sorption of Zn(II) by Multi-Walled Carbon Nanotubes in Aqueous Solution.  Langmuir.
  • Smith, B; Wepasnick, K; Schrote, KE; Cho, HH; Ball, WP; Fairbrother, DH (2009).  Influence of Surface Oxides on the Colloidal Stability of Multi-Walled Carbon Nanotubes: A Structure-Property Relationship.  Langmuir.  25(17).  9767-9776.
  • DIGENOVA, T.; YOHANNES, B.; HILL, D.; BALL, W.P.; SHKLYAN, R.; LI, Y.; ALCOCK, D. (2008).  Sustainable engineering requires community collaboration.  World Water and Environmental Engineering.  (January/February).  34-37.
  • BALL, W.P.; BRADY, D.; BROOKS, M.; BURNS, R.; CUKER, B.E.; DI, D.M.; TORO, T; GROSS, F.; KEMP, W.M.; MURRAY, L.; MURPHY, R.; PERLMAN, E.; PIASECKI, M.; TESTA, J.; ZASLAVSKY, I. (2008).  A Prototype System for Multi-Disciplinary Shared Cyberinfrastructure.  ASCE Journal of Hydrologic Engineering.  13(10).  960-970.
  • Cho, HH; Smith, BA; Wnuk, JD; Fairbrother, DH; Ball, WP (2008).  Influence of surface oxides on the adsorption of naphthalene onto multiwalled carbon nanotubes.  Environmental Science & Technology.  42(8).  2899-2905.
  • NGUYEN, T.H.; CHO, H-H; POSTER, D.L.; BALL, W.P. (2007).  Evidence for a Pore-Filling Mechanism in the Adsorption of Aromatic Hydrocarbons to a Natural Wood Char.  Environmental Science and Technology.  41(4).  1212-1217.
  • HAWS, N.W.; PARASKEWICH, M.; HILPERT, M.; BALL, W.P. (2007).  Exploring relative rates of axial diffusion in a cylindrical macropore column.  Water Resources Research.  43.  W10409.
  • DONG, W.; XIE, G.; MILLER, T.R.; FRANKLIN, M.P.; OXENBERG, .T.P.; E, J.; BOUWER, W.P.; BALL, R; HALDEN, U. (2006).  Sorption and Bioreduction of Hexavalent Uranium at a Military Facility by the Chesapeake Bay.  Environmental Pollution.  142:.  132-146.
  • Brown, RA; Kercher, AK; Nguyen, TH; Nagle, DC; Ball, WP (2006).  Production and characterization of synthetic wood chars for use as surrogates for natural sorbents.  Organic Geochemistry.  37(3).  321-333.
  • HAWS, N.W.; BOUWER, E.J.; BALL, W.P. (2006).  The influence of biogeochemical conditions and level of model complexity when simulating cometabolic biodegradation in sorbent-water systems.  Advances in Water Resources.  29.  571-589.
  • Tardieu M, Brunelle F, Raybaud C, Ball W, Barret B, Pautard B, Lachassine E, Mayaux MJ, Blanche S (2005).  Cerebral MR imaging in uninfected children born to HFV-seropositive mothers and perinatally exposed to zidovudine.  American Journal of Neuroradiology.  26(4).  695-701.
  • Makoroff KL, Cecil KM, Care M, Ball WS (2005).  Elevated lactate as an early marker of brain injury in inflicted traumatic brain injury.  Pediatric Radiology.  35(7).  668-676.
  • Ris MD, McDonough Ryan P, Lamba M, Brenemen J, Cecil K, Succop P, Ball W (2005).  An improved methodology for modeling neurobehavioral late-effects of radiotherapy in pediatric brain tumors.  Pediatric Blood and Cancer.  44(5).  487-493.
  • Nguyen, TH; Goss, KU; Ball, WP (2005).  Polyparameter linear free energy relationships for estimating the equilibrium partition of organic compounds between water and the natural organic matter in soils and sediments.  Environmental Science & Technology.  39(4).  913-924.
  • Nguyen, TH; Sabbah, I; Ball, WP (2005).  Immobilization of soot particles in a silica matrix: A sorbent-carrier system for studying organic chemical sorption.  Environmental Science & Technology.  39(17).  6527-6534.
  • Ball, WP; Elimelech, M; Tobiason, JE (2005).  In honor of Charles R. O'Melia: Researcher, scholar, engineer, and educator.  Environmental Science & Technology.  39(17).  352A-353A.
  • SABBAH, I.; BALL, W.P.; YOUNG, D.F.; BOUWER, E.J. (2005).  Misinterpretations in the Modeling of Contaminant Desorption from Environmental Solids when Equilibrium Conditions Are Not Fully Understood.  Environmental Engineering Science.  22(3).  350-356.
  • Dong, WM; Ball, WP; Liu, CX; Wang, ZM; Stone, AT; Bai, J; Zachara, JM (2005).  Influence of calcite and dissolved calcium on uranium(VI) sorption to a Hanford subsurface sediment.  Environmental Science & Technology.  39(20).  7949-7955.
  • HAWS, N.W.; BALL, W.P.; BOUWER, E.J. (2005).  Modeling and Interpreting Bioavailability of Organic Contaminant Mixtures in Subsurface Environments.  Journal of Contaminant Hydrology.  82(3-4).  255-292.
  • Grueneich R, Ris MD, Ball W, Kalinyak KA, Noll R, Vannatta K, Wells R (2004).  Relationship of Structural Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Magnetic Resonance Perfusion, and Other Disease Factors to Neuropsychological Outcome in Sickle Cell Disease.  Journal of Pediatric Psychology.  29(2).  83-92.
  • Nguyen, TH; Sabbah, I; Ball, WP (2004).  Sorption nonlinearity for organic contaminants with diesel soot: Method development and isotherm interpretation.  Environmental Science & Technology.  38(13).  3595-3603.
  • NGUYEN, T.H.; BROWN, R.A.; BALL, W.P. (2004).  An Evaluation of Thermal Resistance as a Measure of Black Carbon Content in Diesel Soot, Wood Char, and Sediment.  Organic Geochemistry.  35(3).  217-234.
  • Nguyen, TH; Sabbah, I; Ball, WP (2004).  Response to comment on "Sorption nonlinearity for organic contaminants with diesel soot: Method development and isotherm interpretation".  Environmental Science & Technology.  38(20).  5486-5487.
  • Langley, LA; Nguyen, TH; Ball, WP; Fairbrother, DH (2004).  Surface characterization of black carbon using chemical derivatization X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy..  Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society.  228.  U702-U702.
  • Dong, WM; Oxenberg, TP; Ball, WP; Stone, AT; Bouwer, EJ (2004).  Influence of soil organic matter (SOM) on depleted uranium (Du(VI)) distribution and fate at Aberdeen proving ground.  Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society.  227.  U85-U85.
  • Dong, WM; Ball, WP; Stone, AT; Bai, J; Liu, CX; Wang, ZM (2004).  Influence of calcite solids and dissolved calcium on U(VI) sorption and desorption in Hanford subsurface sediments..  Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society.  227.  U1043-U1044.
  • Weiss, WJ; Bouwer, EJ; Ball, WP; O'Melia, CR; Aboytes, R; Speth, TF (2004).  Riverbank filtration: Effect of ground passage on NOM character.  Journal of Water Supply Research and Technology-Aqua.  53(2).  61-83.
  • Ball, WP; D'Adamo, PC; Bouwer, EJ (2004).  Modeling the effect of aging on naphthalene and phenanthrene desorption rates from Borden sand..  Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society.  228.  U633-U633.
  • Nguyen, TH; Sabbah, I; Ball, WP (2004).  Sorption nonlinearity for organic contaminants with diesel soot: Method development and isotherm interpretation (vol 38, pg 3593, 2004).  Environmental Science & Technology.  38(20).  5488-5488.
  • Dong, WM; Oxenherg, TP; Ball, WP; Stone, AT; Bouwer, EJ (2004).  Sorption and desorption characteristics of depleted uranium (Du) at Aberdeen proving ground (APG), MD..  Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society.  227.  U90-U90.
  • Nguyen, TH; Sabbah, I; Ball, WP (2003).  Precise measures of sorption non-linearity for hydrophobic organic chemical with diesel soot..  Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society.  226.  U487-U487.
  • VIKESLAND, P.J.; KLAUSEN, J.; ZIMMERMANN, H.; ROBERTS, A.L.; BALL, W.P. (2003).  Longevity of Granular Iron in Groundwater Treatment Processes: Changes in Solute Transport Properties over Time.  Journal of Contaminant Hydrology.  64(1-2).  3-33.
  • KLAUSEN, J.; VIKESLAND, P.J.; KOHN, T.; BURRIS, D.R.; BALL, W.P.; ROBERTS, A.L. (2003).  Longevity of Granular Iron in Groundwater Treatment Processes: Solution Composition Effects on Reduction of Organohalides and Nitroaromatic Compounds.  Environmental Science and Technology.  37(6).  1208-1218.
  • Brown, RA; Ball, WP (2003).  Sorption of chlorobenzene and 1,2-dichlorobenzene to NOM-loaded wood char..  Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society.  226.  U505-U505.
  • Sabbah, I; Bouwer, EJ; Ball, WP (2003).  Misinterpretations of desorption rate in diffusively limited systems owing to deficiencies in equilibrium isotherm determination..  Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society.  226.  U504-U505.
  • Wilke M, Holland SK, Ball WS (2003).  Language processing during natural sleep in a 6-year-old boy, as assessed with functional MR imaging.  American Journal of Neuroradiology.  24(1).  42-44.
  • De Grauw TJ, Cecil KM, Byars AW, Salomons GS, Ball WS, Jakobs C (2003).  The clinical syndrome of creatine transporter deficiency.  Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry.  244(1-2).  45-48.
  • Weiss, WJ; Bouwer, EJ; Ball, WP; O'Melia, CR; Lechevallier, MW; Arora, H; Speth, TF (2003).  Riverbank filtration - fate of DBP precursors and selected microorganisms.  Journal American Water Works Association.  95(10).  68-81.
  • Wilke M, Holland SK, Myseros JS, Schmithorst VJ, Ball WS (2003).  Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Pediatrics.  Neuropediatrics.  34(5).  225-233.
  • Jones BV, Ball WS, Tomsick TA, Millard J, Crone KR (2002).  Vein of Galen aneurysmal malformation: Diagnosis and treatment of 13 children with extended clinical follow-up.  American Journal of Neuroradiology.  23(10).  1717-1724.
  • Allen-King, R.M.; Grathwohl, P.; Ball, W.P. (2002).  New Modeling Paradigms for the Sorption of Hydrophobic Organic Chemicals to Heterogeneous Carbonaceous Matter in Soils, Sediments, and Rocks.  Advances in Water Resources.  25(8-12).  985-1016.
  • Cecil KM, Salomons GS, Ball WS, Wong B, Chuck G, Verhoeven NM, Jakobs C, Degrauw TJ (2001).  Irreversible brain creatine deficiency with elevated serum and urine creatine: A creatine transporter defect?.  Annals of Neurology.  49(3).  401-404.
  • Holland SK, Plante E, Weber Byars A, Strawsburg RH, Schmithorst VJ, Ball WS (2001).  Normal fMRI brain activation patterns in children performing a verb generation task.  NeuroImage.  14(4).  837-843.
  • Ball WS (2001).  Behavioral challenges and functional imaging: Where the rubber meets the road.  Journal of Pediatrics.  139(1).  11-12.
  • Salomons GS, Van Dooren SJM, Verhoeven NM, Cecil KM, Ball WS, Degrauw TJ, Jakobs C (2001).  X-linked creatine-transporter gene (SLC6A8) defect: A new creatine-deficiency syndrome.  American Journal of Human Genetics.  68(6).  1497-1500.
  • Zavaljevski A, Dhawan AP, Gaskil M, Ball W, Johnson JD (2000).  Multi-level adaptive segmentation of multi-parameter MR brain images.  Computerized Medical Imaging and Graphics.  24(2).  87-98.
  • Vikesland PJ, Klausen J, Zimmermann H, Ball W, Roberts A (2000).  Contaminant reduction by Fe(0): Evaluation of transport properties and chemical reactivity over time.  Abstracts of Papers American Chemical Society.  220(Part 1).  358.
  • Quencer RM, Ball WS, Castillo M, Davis PC, Dillon WP, Falcone S, Strother CM, Zimmerman RD (2000).  Meeting summary: Thirty-Eighth Annual Meeting of the American Society of Neuroradiology.  American Journal of Neuroradiology.  21(10).  1962-1968.
  • XIA, G.; BALL, W.P. (2000).  Polanyi-Based Models for the Competitive Sorption of Low-Polarity Organic Contaminants on a Natural Sorbent.  Environmental Science and Technology.  34(7).  1246-1253.
  • Ball, WP; D'Adamo, PC; Paraskewich, MR; Bouwer, EJ (2000).  Predicting sequestration effects for hydrophobic organic chemicals: A mountain of research and a modicum of application..  Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society.  220.  U328-U328.
  • LIU, C.; SZECSODY, J.E.; ZACHARA, J.M.; BALL, W.P. (2000).  Use of the Generalized Integral Transform Method for Solving Equations of Solute Transport in Porous Media.  Advances in Water Resources.  23(5).  483-492.
  • Quencer RM, Ball WS, Bryan RN, Dillon WP, Strother CM (1999).  Thirty-Seventh Annual Meeting of the American Society of Neuroradiology.  American Journal of Neuroradiology.  20(9).  1754-1759.
  • Wansapura JP, Holland SK, Dunn RS, Ball WS (1999).  NMR relaxation times in the human brain at 3.0 Tesla.  Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging.  9(4).  531-538.
  • ARNOLD, W.A; BALL, W.P.; ROBERTS, A.L. (1999).  Polychlorinated Ethane Reaction with Zero-Valent Zinc: Pathways and Rate Control.  Journal of Contaminant Hydrology.  40.  183-200.
  • Young, DF; Ball, WP (1999).  Two-region linear/nonlinear sorption modeling: Batch and column experiments.  Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry.  18(8).  1686-1693.
  • Zavaljevski A, Holland SK, Dhawan AP, Dunn RS, Ball WS (1999).  Multilevel computed hemodynamic parameter maps from dynamic perfusion MRI.  IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement.  48(3).  711-720.
  • Ball WS (1998).  Food for thought in a small package.  American Journal of Neuroradiology.  19(2).  395-396.
  • Palasis S, Egelhoff JC, Morris JD, Koch BL, Ball WS (1998).  Central nervous system relapse of treated stage IV neuroblastoma.  Pediatric Radiology.  28(12).  990-994.
  • Strife JL, Ball WS (1998).  Research in pediatric radiology: Preparing for our future.  Pediatric Radiology.  28(8).  563-568.
  • Patterson RJ, Egelhoff JC, Crone KR, Ball WS (1998).  Atretic parietal cephaloceles revisited: An enlarging clinical and imaging spectrum?.  American Journal of Neuroradiology.  19(4).  791-795.
  • Hwang JH, Egnaczyk GF, Ballard E, Dunn RS, Holland SK, Ball WS (1998).  Proton MR spectroscopic characteristics of pediatric pilocytic astrocytomas.  American Journal of Neuroradiology.  19(3).  535-540.
  • YOUNG, D.F.; BALL, W.P. (1998).  Estimating diffusion coefficients in low permeability aquitard material using a macropore column.  Environmental Science and Technology.  32(17).  2578-2584.
  • Braghetta, A; DiGiano, FA; Ball, WP (1998).  Nanofiltration of natural organic matter: pH and ionic strength effects (vol 123, pg 637, 1997).  Journal of Environmental Engineering-Asce.  124(1).  79-79.
  • BRAGHETTA, A.; DIGIANO, F.A.; BALL, W.P. (1998).  NOM accumulation at the NF membrance surface: Impact of chemistry and shear.  Journal of Environmental Engineering, ASCE.  124(11).  1087-1098.
  • NJOROGE, B.N.K.; BALL, W.P.; CHERRY, R.S. (1998).  Sorption of 1,2,4-Trichlorobenzene and Tetrachloroethene within an authigenic soil profile: Changes in Koc with soil depth.  Journal of Contaminant Hydrology.  29(4).  347-377.
  • Larson JJ, Ball WS, Bove KE, Crone KR, Tew JM (1998).  Formation of intracerebral cavernous malformations after radiation treatment for central nervous system neoplasia in children.  Journal of Neurosurgery.  88(1).  51-56.
  • Goldberg-Stern H, DeGrauw T, Passo M, Ball WS (1997).  Parry-Romberg syndrome: Follow-up imaging during suppressive therapy.  Neuroradiology.  39(12).  873-876.
  • Ball WS (1997).  Can academic neuroradiology survive in this era of managed care?.  American Journal of Neuroradiology.  18(10).  1813-1816.
  • Egelhoff JC, Ball WS, Koch BL, Parks TD (1997).  Safety and efficacy of sedation in children using a structured sedation program.  American Journal of Roentgenology.  168(5).  1259-1262.
  • YOUNG, D.F.; BALL, W.P. (1997).  Injection Mode Effects on Tracer Experiments in Columns.  J Hydrologic Eng ASCE.  2(3).  113-119.
  • Ball, WP; Xia, G; Durfee, DP; Wilson, RD; Brown, MJ; Mackay, DM (1997).  Hot methanol extraction for the analysis of volatile organic chemicals in subsurface core samples from Dover Air Force Base, Delaware.  Ground Water Monitoring and Remediation.  17(1).  104-121.
  • Braghetta, A; DiGiano, FA; Ball, WP (1997).  Nanofiltration of natural organic matter: pH and ionic strength effects.  Journal of Environmental Engineering-Asce.  123(7).  628-641.
  • Donnelly LF, Klosterman LA, Ball WS, Bisset GS (1997).  Comparison of Duodenal Intubation Techniques during Conversion of Gastrostomy to Gastrojejunostomy Tubes in Children.  American Journal of Roentgenology.  169(6).  1633-1634.
  • Young, DF; Ball, WP (1997).  Modeling batch and column data with two-region linear/nonlinear sorption models..  Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society.  214.  153-ENVR.
  • Skulski M, Egelhoff JC, Kollias SS, Mazewski C, Ball WS (1997).  Trilateral retinoblastoma with suprasellar involvement.  Neuroradiology.  39(1).  41-43.
  • Dhawan AP, Zavaljevski A, Sarwal A, Holland S, Gaskill-Shipley M, Ball WS (1996).  System for MR brain image segmentation.  Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology - Proceedings.  2.  732-733.
  • Barr LL, McCullough PJ, Ball WS, Krasner BH, Garra BS, Deddens JA (1996).  Quantitative sonographic feature analysis of clinical infant hypoxia: A pilot study.  American Journal of Neuroradiology.  17(6).  1025-1031.
  • Sawchuk SJ, Boivin GP, Duwel LE, Ball W, Bove K, Trapnell B, Hirsch R (1996).  Anti-T cell receptor monoclonal antibody prolongs transgene expression following adenovirus-mediated in vivo gene transfer to mouse synovium.  Human Gene Therapy.  7(4).  499-506.
  • Tzika AA, Vigneron DB, Dunn RS, Nelson SJ, Ball WS (1996).  Intracranial tumors in children: Small single-voxel proton MR spectroscopy using short- and long-echo sequences.  Neuroradiology.  38(3).  254-263.
  • Reichard EAP, Ball WS, Bove KE (1996).  Alexander disease: A case report and review of the literature.  Fetal and Pediatric Pathology.  16(2).  327-344.
  • Douglas Ris M, Kalinyak KA, Ball WS, Noll RB, Wells RJ, Rucknagel D (1996).  Pre- and post-stroke MRI and neuropsychological studies in sickle cell disease: A case study.  Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology.  11(6).  481-490.
  • Kushner DC, Ball W, Cleveland RH, Kleinman PK, Miller J, Rosenfield NS, Siegel M (1996).  Pediatric radiology..  Radiology.  198(2).  601-603.
  • Kollias SS, Ball WS, Prenger EC, Myers CM (1995).  Dermoids of the eustachian tube: CT and MR findings with histologic correlation.  American Journal of Neuroradiology.  16(4).  663-668.
  • Kushner DC, Siegel MJ, Ball WS, Sty JR, Cleveland RH, Babyn PS, Rosenfield NS (1995).  Pediatric radiology..  Radiology.  194(2).  609-612.
  • Martich-Kriss V, Kollias SS, Ball WS (1995).  MR findings in kernicterus.  American Journal of Neuroradiology.  16(SUPPL.).  819-821.
  • Kollias SS, Ball WS, Prenger EC (1995).  Review of the embryologic development of the pituitary gland and report of a case of hypophyseal duplication detected by MRI.  Neuroradiology.  37(1).  3-12.
  • Kalinyak KA, Morris C, Ball WS, Ris MD, Harris R, Rucknagel D (1995).  Bone marrow transplantation in a young child with sickle cell anemia.  American Journal of Hematology.  48(4).  256-261.
  • YOUNG, DF; BALL, WP (1994).  A-PRIORI SIMULATION OF TETRACHLOROETHENE TRANSPORT THROUGH AQUIFER MATERIAL USING AN INTRAPARTICLE DIFFUSION-MODEL.  Environmental Progress.  13(1).  9-20.
  • Kollias SS, Ball WS, Tzika AA, Harris RE (1994).  Familial erythrophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis: Neuroradiologic evaluation with pathologic correlation.  Radiology.  192(3).  743-754.
  • Ball WS (1994).  Cerebrovascular occlusive disease in childhood.  Neuroimaging Clinics of North America.  4(2).  393-421.
  • Koch BL, Ball WS (1994).  Congenital malformations causing skull base changes.  Neuroimaging Clinics of North America.  4(3).  479-498.
  • Kollias SS, Crone KR, Ball WS, Prenger EC, Ballard ET (1994).  Meningioangiomatosis of the brain stem. Case report.  Journal of Neurosurgery.  80(4).  732-735.
  • Prenger EC, Beckett WW, Kollias SS, Ball WS (1994).  Comparison of T2‐weighted spin‐echo and fast spin‐echo techniques in the evaluation of myelination.  Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging.  4(2).  179-184.
  • Ball WS, Nadel SN, Zimmerman RA, Byrd SE, Dietrich RB, Prenger EC, Drayer BP, Nelson MD, Morgan FW, Altman NR, Curran JG, Carvlin MJ, Morris MR (1993).  Phase III multicenter clinical investigation to determine the safety and efficacy of gadoteridol in children suspected of having neurologic disease.  Radiology.  186(3).  769-774.
  • FREIBURGER, EJ; JACOBS, TL; BALL, WP (1993).  PROBABILISTIC EVALUATION OF PACKED-TOWER AERATION DESIGNS FOR VOC REMOVAL.  Journal American Water Works Association.  85(10).  73-86.
  • Tzika AA, Ball WS, Vigneron DB, Dunn RS, Kirks DR, Zimmerman RA, Valk J, Wang Z (1993).  Clinical proton MR spectroscopy of neurodegenerative disease in childhood.  American Journal of Neuroradiology.  14(6).  1267-1284.
  • White KS, Ball WS, Prenger EC, Patterson BJ, Kirks DR (1993).  Evaluation of the craniocervical junction in Down syndrome: Correlation of measurements obtained with radiography and MR imaging.  Radiology.  186(2).  377-382.
  • Kollias SS, Ball WS, Prenger EC (1993).  Cystic malformations of the posterior fossa: differential diagnosis clarified through embryologic analysis..  Radiographics : a review publication of the Radiological Society of North America, Inc.  13(6).  1211-1231.
  • Tzika AA, Vigneron DB, Ball WS, Dunn RS, Kirks DR (1993).  Localized proton MR spectroscopy of the brain in children.  Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging.  3(5).  719-729.
  • Tzika AA, Ball WS, Vigneron DB, Dunn RS, Nelson SJ, Kirks DR (1993).  Childhood adrenoleukodystrophy: Assessment with proton MR spectroscopy.  Radiology.  189(2).  467-480.
  • Tzika AA, Massoth RJ, Ball WS, Majumdar S, Dunn RS, Kirks DR (1993).  Cerebral perfusion in children: Detection with dynamic contrast-enhanced T2*-weighted MR Images.  Radiology.  187(2).  449-458.
  • Bove KE, Iannaccone ST, Ball W (1992).  Case 6 infantile myositis with leukoencephalopathy.  Fetal and Pediatric Pathology.  12(2).  289-298.
  • Ball WS, Prenger EC, Ballard ET (1992).  Neurotoxicity of radio/chemotherapy in children: Pathologic and MR correlation.  American Journal of Neuroradiology.  13(2).  761-776.
  • BALL, WP; ROBERTS, PV (1992).  LONG-TERM SORPTION OF HALOGENATED ORGANIC-CHEMICALS BY AQUIFER MATERIAL .1. EQUILIBRIUM - COMMENT.  Environmental Science & Technology.  26(11).  2301-2302.
  • Ball WS, Parker JR, Davis PC, Glasier CM, Morris MR (1992).  Efficacy of gadoteridol for contrast-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging in children.  Investigative Radiology.  27.  S45-S52.
  • ROBERTS, PV; BALL, WP; MUNZ, C (1992).  EQUILIBRIUM AND RATE OF PHYSICAL TRANSPORT PROCESSES - INTERACTIONS, COMPLEMENTARY ROLES, AND RELATION TO CHEMICAL CONDITIONS.  Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society.  203.  261-ENVR.
  • Thorkelsson T, Mimouni F, Ball WS, Wood BP (1992).  Special feature.  American Journal of Diseases of Children.  146(11).  1311-1312.
  • Gallagher PG, Ball WS (1991).  Cerebral infarctions due to CNS infection with Enterobacter sakazakii.  Pediatric Radiology.  21(2).  135-136.
  • Goldberg SH, Farber MG, Bullock JD, Crone KR, Ball WS (1991).  Bilateral congenital ocular cysts.  Ophthalmic Genetics.  12(1).  31-38.
  • Vazquez E, Ball WS, Prenger EC, Castellote A, Cronec KR (1991).  Magnetic resonance imaging of fourth ventricular choroid plexus neoplasms in childhood: A report of two cases.  Pediatric Neurosurgery.  17(1).  48-52.
  • BALL, WP; ROBERTS, PV (1991).  LONG-TERM SORPTION OF HALOGENATED ORGANIC-CHEMICALS BY AQUIFER MATERIAL .1. EQUILIBRIUM.  Environmental Science & Technology.  25(7).  1223-1237.
  • BALL, WP; ROBERTS, PV (1991).  LONG-TERM SORPTION OF HALOGENATED ORGANIC-CHEMICALS BY AQUIFER MATERIAL .2. INTRAPARTICLE DIFFUSION.  Environmental Science & Technology.  25(7).  1237-1249.
  • Ball WS (1991).  Imaging of the brain in children.  Current Opinion in Radiology.  3(6).  895-905.
  • BALL, WP; GOLTZ, MN; ROBERTS, PV (1991).  MODELING THE TRANSPORT OF SOLUTES INFLUENCED BY MULTIPROCESS NONEQUILIBRIUM - COMMENT.  Water Resources Research.  27(4).  653-656.
  • Ball WS (1991).  Magnetic resonance imaging of the infant brain.  Seminars in Ultrasound CT and MRI.  12(5).  379-409.
  • Barr LL, Babcock DS, Crone KR, Berger TS, Ball WS, Prenger EC (1991).  Color Doppler US imaging during pediatric neurosurgical and neuroradiologic procedures.  Radiology.  181(2).  567-571.
  • Myer CM, Ball WS, Bisset GS (1991).  Balloon Dilatation of Esophageal Strictures in Children.  Archives of Otolaryngology--Head and Neck Surgery.  117(5).  529-532.
  • Bisset GS, Ball WS (1991).  Balloon dilatation of esophageal strictures in the pediatric population.  Seminars in Interventional Radiology.  8(3).  204-209.
  • Bisset GS, Ball WS (1991).  Preparation, sedation, and monitoring of the pediatric patient in the magnetic resonance suite.  Seminars in Ultrasound CT and MRI.  12(5).  376-378.
  • Arand AG, Ball WS, Crone KR (1991).  Congenital scalp defects: Adams-Oliver syndrome. A case report and review of the literature.  Pediatric Neurosurgery.  17(4).  203-207.
  • Ball WS (1990).  Imaging of the brain in children.  Current Opinion in Radiology.  2(6).  877-884.
  • Han BK, Towbin RB, De Courten-Myers G, McLaurin RL, Ball WS (1990).  Reversal sign on CT: Effect of anoxic/ischemic cerebral injury in children.  American Journal of Roentgenology.  154(2).  361-368.
  • Kirks DR, Ball WS, Bisset GS, McAlister WH, Miller JH, Slovis TL, Wood BP (1990).  Pediatric radiology.  Radiology.  174(2).  600-602.
  • Han BK, Towbin RB, De Courten-Myers G, McLaurin RL, Ball WS (1989).  Reversal sign on CT: Effect of anoxic/ischemic cerebral injury in children.  American Journal of Neuroradiology.  10(6).  1191-1198.
  • Menon RK, Ball WS, Sperling MA (1989).  Choroideremia and hypopituitarism: An association.  American Journal of Medical Genetics.  34(4).  511-513.
  • Buckingham MJ, Crone KR, Ball WS, Berger TS (1989).  Management of cerebral cavernous angiomas in children presenting with seizures.  Child's Nervous System.  5(6).  347-349.
  • Ball WS (1989).  Imaging of the brain in children.  Current Opinion in Radiology.  1(4).  529-538.
  • Matsumoto J, Towbin RB, Ball WS (1989).  Cranial chordomas in infancy and childhood. A report of two cases and review of the literature.  Pediatric Radiology.  20(1-2).  28-32.
  • Towbin R, Lederman HM, Dunbar JS, Ball WS, Strife JL (1989).  Esophageal edema as a predictor of unsuccessful balloon extraction of esophageal foreign body.  Pediatric Radiology.  19(6-7).  359-360.
  • Chen PC, Ball WS, Towbin RB (1989).  Aggressive fibromatosis of the tongue: MR demonstration.  Journal of Computer Assisted Tomography.  13(2).  343-345.
  • Rand PK, Ball WS, Kulwin DR (1989).  Congenital nasolacrimal mucoceles: CT evaluation.  Radiology.  173(3).  691-694.
  • Burton EM, Ball WS, Crone K, Dolan LM (1989).  Hamartoma of the tuber cinereum: A comparison of MR and CT findings in four cases.  American Journal of Neuroradiology.  10(3).  497-501.
  • Mize W, Ball WS, Towbin RB, Han BK (1989).  Atypical CT and MR appearance of a Rathke cleft cyst.  American Journal of Neuroradiology.  10(5 SUPPL.).
  • Weiss RG, Ball WS, Warner BW, Ryckman FC (1989).  Mediastinal hemorrhage during extracorporeal membrane oxygenation.  Journal of Pediatric Surgery.  24(11).  1115-1117.
  • Ball WS, Bisset GS, Towbin RB (1989).  Percutaneous drainage of chest abscesses in children.  Radiology.  171(2).  431-434.
  • Ball WS (1989).  Nonaccidental craniocerebral trauma (child abuse): MR imaging.  Radiology.  173(3).  609-610.
  • Brody AS, Ball WS, Towbin RB (1989).  Computed arthrotomography as an adjunct to pediatric arthrography.  Radiology.  170(1 I).  99-102.
  • Strife JL, Ball WS, Towbin R, Keller MS, Dillon T (1988).  Arterial occlusions in neonates: Use of fibrinolytic therapy.  Radiology.  166(2).  395-400.
  • Han BK, Towbin RB, Ball WS (1988).  Pediatric case of the day. Infected ovarian cyst..  Radiographics : a review publication of the Radiological Society of North America, Inc.  8(4).  813-817.
  • Kaufman RA, Ball WS, Han BK, Towbin RB (1988).  Pediatric case of the day. Angiomatous lymphoid hamartoma (Castleman's disease)..  Radiographics : a review publication of the Radiological Society of North America, Inc.  8(5).  997-1000.
  • Kosloske AM, Musemeche CA, Ball WS, Ablin DS, Bhattacharyya N (1988).  Necrotizing enterocolitis: Value of radiographic findings to predict outcome.  American Journal of Roentgenology.  151(4).  771-774.
  • Buckingham MJ, Crone KR, Ball WS, Tomsick TA, Berger TS, Tew JM (1988).  Traumatic intracranial aneurysms in childhood: Two cases and a review of the literature.  Neurosurgery.  22(2).  398-408.
  • Han BK, Towbin RB, Ball WS (1988).  Pediatric case of the day. Delayed right diaphragmatic hernia following group B streptococcal infection..  Radiographics : a review publication of the Radiological Society of North America, Inc.  8(2).  354-357.
  • Towbin RB, Ball WS, Witte DP, Han BK (1988).  Pediatric case of the day. Hemimegalencephaly..  Radiographics : a review publication of the Radiological Society of North America, Inc.  8(3).  573-577.
  • Towbin RB, Ball WS (1988).  Pediatric interventional radiology.  Radiologic Clinics of North America.  26(2).  401-438.
  • Towbin RB, Ball WS, Bissett GS (1988).  Percutaneous gastrostomy and percutaneous gastrojejunostomy in children: Antegrade approach.  Radiology.  168(2).  473-476.
  • Towbin RB, Ball WS, Benton C, Han BK (1988).  Pediatric case of the day.I. Dehiscent jugular bulb. II. Mondini malformation.III. Aural atresia..  Radiographics : a review publication of the Radiological Society of North America, Inc.  8(6).  1221-1226.
  • Ball WS, Towbin RB, Kaufman RA (1988).  Pediatric case of the day. Osteoblastoma of the lateral mass of C6 on the right..  Radiographics : a review publication of the Radiological Society of North America, Inc.  8(1).  191-194.
  • Kaufman RA, Towbin RB, Ball WS (1987).  Pediatric case of the day. Adrenocortical carcinoma..  Radiographics : a review publication of the Radiological Society of North America, Inc.  7(5).  1021-1024.
  • Hoekenga DE, Stevens GF, Ball WS (1987).  Percutaneous angioplasty for peripheral pulmonary stenosis in an adult.  The American Journal of Cardiology.  59(1).  188-189.
  • Towbin RB, Ball WS, Kaufman RA (1987).  Pediatric case of the day. Abdominal aortic aneurysm in a patient with tuberous sclerosis..  Radiographics : a review publication of the Radiological Society of North America, Inc.  7(4).  818-821.
  • Meservy CJ, Towbin R, McLaurin RL, Myers PA, Ball W (1987).  Radiographic characteristics of skull fractures resulting from child abuse.  American Journal of Roentgenology.  149(1).  173-175.
  • Towbin RB, Ball WS (1987).  New pediatric 5-F drainage system.  Radiology.  163(3).  827.
  • Towbin RB, Wacksman J, Ball WS (1987).  Percutaneous pyeloplasty in children: Experience in three patients.  Radiology.  163(2).  381-384.
  • Towbin RB, Ball WS, Kaufman RA (1987).  Pediatric case of the day. Rathke's cleft cyst..  Radiographics : a review publication of the Radiological Society of North America, Inc.  7(2).  385-388.
  • Ball WS, Towbin RB, Kaufman RA (1987).  Pediatric case of the day. Orbital varix..  Radiographics : a review publication of the Radiological Society of North America, Inc.  7(6).  1181-1182.
  • Egelhoff JC, Ball WS, Towbin RB, Seigel RS, Eckel CG (1987).  Dural ectasia as a cause of widening of the internal auditory canals in neurofibromatosis.  Pediatric Radiology.  17(1).  7-9.
  • Kaufman RA, Towbin RB, Ball WS, Oestreich AE (1987).  Pediatric case of the day. Mesenchymal chondrosarcoma..  Radiographics : a review publication of the Radiological Society of North America, Inc.  7(3).  597-599.
  • Kraus RA, Macke JC, Crawford AH, Ball WS (1986).  Popliteal vein compression by a fibular osteochrondroma - A case report.  Pediatric Radiology.  16(2).  173-174.
  • MACKAY, D.M.; BALL, W.P.; DURANT, M.G. (1986).  Variability of aquifer sorption properties in a field experiment on groundwater transport of organic solutes: Methods and preliminary results.  J Contaminant Hydrol.  1(1).  119-132.
  • Goldthorn JF, Duncan MH, Kosloske AM, Ball WS (1986).  Cavitating primary pulmonary fibrosarcoma in a child.  Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.  91(6).  932-934.
  • Ball WS, Towbin R, Strife JL, Spencer R (1986).  Interventional genitourinary radiology in children: A review of 61 procedures.  American Journal of Roentgenology.  147(4).  791-796.
  • Kosloske AM, Ball WS, Butler C, Musemeche CA (1986).  Drainage of pediatric lung abscess by cough, catheter, or complete resection.  Journal of Pediatric Surgery.  21(7).  596-600.
  • Woodside JR, Stevens GF, Stark GL, Borden TA, Ball WS (1985).  Percutaneous stone removal in children.  Journal of Urology.  134(6).  1166-1167.
  • Kosloske AM, Ball WS, Umland E, Skipper B (1985).  Clostridial necrotizing enterocolitis.  Journal of Pediatric Surgery.  20(2).  155-159.
  • Ball WS, Kosloske AM, Jewell PF, Seigel RS, Bartow SA (1985).  Balloon catheter dilatation of focal intestinal strictures following necrotizing enterocolitis.  Journal of Pediatric Surgery.  20(6).  637-639.
  • Towbin RB, Naidich TP, Ball WS, Ball JB (1985).  Direct sagittal computed tomography of the head in childhood.  Pediatric Neurosurgery.  12(6).  300-303.
  • Altman AR, Ball WS, Kosloske AM (1984).  Radiographic evaluation of the postoperative neonatal chest.  Current Problems in Diagnostic Radiology.  13(1).  7-40.
  • Goldthorn JF, Ball WS, Wilkinson LG, Seigel RS, Kosloske AM (1984).  Esophageal strictures in children: Treatment by serial balloon catheter dilatation.  Radiology.  153(3 I).  655-658.
  • Rudy DC, Woodside JR, Borden TA, Ball WS (1984).  Adult respiratory distress syndrome complicating percutaneous nephrolithotripsy.  Urology.  23(4).  376-377.
  • Ball, W.P.; Jones, M.D.; Kavanaugh, M.C. (1984).  Mass Transfer of Volatile Organic Compounds in Packed Tower Aeration.  Journal Water Pollution Control Federation.  56(2).  127-136.
  • Glefand MJ, Ball WS, Oestreich AE, Crawford AH, Jolson R, Perlman A (1983).  Transient loss of femoral head Tc-99m diphosphonate uptake with prolonged maintenance of femoral head architecture.  Clinical Nuclear Medicine.  8(8).  347-354.
  • Ball WS, Seigel RS, Goldthorn JF, Kosloske AM (1983).  Colonic strictures in infants following intestinal ischemia. Treatment by balloon catheter dilatation.  Radiology.  149(2).  469-472.
  • Babcock DS, Ball W (1983).  Postasphyxial encephalopathy in full-term infants: Ultrasound diagnosis.  Radiology.  148(2).  417-423.
  • Klein MD, Waltner J, Ball W, Kosloske AM (1981).  Schatzki ring in a newborn.  Pediatrics.  68(6).  884-885.
  • Gelfand MJ, Ball WS, Crawford AH, Jolson R (1981).  Transient loss of femoral head (FH) uptake in children.  Clinical Nuclear Medicine.  6(4).
Book Chapters
  • Ball WS, Huisman TAGM (2012).  Congenital and acquired abnormalities of the pediatric brain.  Diseases of the Brain, Head and Neck, Spine 2012-2015: Diagnostic Imaging and Interventional Techniques.  188-202.
  • Fairbrother, H.; Smith, B.; Wnuk, J.; Wespanick, K.; Ball, W.P.; Cho, H-H; Bangash, F.K. (2008).  Surface Oxides on Carbon Nanotubes (CNTs): Effects on CNT Stability and Sorption Properties in Aquatic Environments.  Nanoscience and Nanotechnology: Environmental and Health Impacts.  131-156.
  • BALL, WILLIAM P.; RAY, C.; MELIN, G.; LINSKY, R.B. (2003).  Reduction in DBP Precursors and Pathogens during Riverbank Filtration at Three Midwestern Drinking Water Utilities.  Riverbank Filtration: Improving Source-Water Quality.
  • Weiss, WJ; Bouwer, EJ; Ball, WP; O'Melia, CR; Arora, H; Speth, TF (2002).  Reduction in disinfection byproduct precursors and pathogens during riverbank filtration at three midwestern United States drinking water utilities.  Riverbank Filtration: Improving Source-Water Quality.  43.  147-173.
  • BALL, W.P.; STONE, A.T.; ROBERTS, A.L.; POWERS, S.E.; BISOGNI, J.J.; BURKEN, J.G.; PAGILLA, K. (2001).  Laboratory Study of Completely Mixed Flow Reactors Using UV/Visible Spectrophotometry.  AEESP Environmental Engineering Processes Laboratory Manual.
  • BALL, W.P.; CURTIS, G.P.; ROBERTS, P.V.; WARD, C.H.; SCALF, R.M.; CHERRY, J. (1997).  Physical/chemical processes affecting the subsurface fate and transport of synthetic organic chemicals.  Chapter in Subsurface Restoration.  27-58.
  • HARMON, T.C.; BALL, W.P.; ROBERTS, P.V.; SAWHNEY, B.L; BROWN, K. (1989).  Nonequilibrium transport of organic contaminants in groundwater.  Reactions and Movement of Organic Chemicals in Soils.  SSSA Sp.Publ. 22.  405-437.
Conference Proceedings
  • Perlman E, Burns R, Kazhdan M, Murphy RR, Ball W, Amenta N (2010).  Organization of data in non-convex spatial domains.  Scientific and Statistical Database Management.  Springer Berlin Heidelberg.  342-359.
  • "Nutrient and Sediment Trends from the Nontidal Chesapeake Bay Watershed: Synthesis of Progress by Season for the Nine Major Tributaries", Chesapeake Modeling Symposium.  January 1, 2016
  • "Temporal Changes in Net Deposition of Sediment and Nutrients behind Conowingo Dam under Different Flow Conditions: Statistical Evaluations of Monitoring Data between 1987 and 2013", Chesapeake Modeling Symposium.  January 1, 2016
  • "An Improved Method for Interpretation of Concentration-Discharge Relationships in Riverine Water-Quality Data", American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting.  January 1, 2016
  • "Improving Riverine Constituent Concentration and Flux Estimation by Accounting for Antecedent Discharge Conditions", American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting.  January 1, 2016
  • "Long-term Trends of Nutrients and Sediment from the Non-tidal Chesapeake Watershed: An Assessment of Progress by River and Season", Association of Environmental Engineering and Science Professors Annual Conference.  January 1, 2015
  • "Long-Term Export of Nitrogen, Phosphorus, and Sediment in the Susquehanna River Basin: Analysis of Decadal-Scale Trends and Sub-Basin Mass Balances", Geological Society of America Annual Meeting.  January 1, 2015
  • "Non-stationary Concentration-Discharge Relationships for Nitrogen, Phosphorus, and Sediment for Nine Major Tributaries of the Chesapeake Bay", American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting.  January 1, 2015
  • "Long-term trends and mass-balance of nutrient and sediment loadings in the Lower Susquehanna River Watershed", Chesapeake Bay Program Modeling Quarterly Review Meeting.  January 1, 2014
  • "Nutrient and Sediment Delivery from the Susquehanna River to Chesapeake Bay: Long-term Changes in Loading Trend and Reservoir Sedimentation", Chesapeake Modeling Symposium.  January 1, 2014
  • "Long-Term Loads of Nutrients and Sediment from Non-Tidal Regions of the Chesapeake Bay Watershed: An Assessment of Seasonal Trends and Progress", American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting.  January 1, 2014
  • "Retrospective Analysis of Sediment-associated Phosphorus Concentration in the Non-Tidal Chesapeake Bay Watershed", Maryland Water Monitoring Council Annual Conference.  January 1, 2014
  • "Retrospective Analysis of Phosphorus Source Input and Riverine Output in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed", Maryland Water Monitoring Council Annual Conference.  January 1, 2014
  • "Nitrogen Source Input from the Non-Tidal Chesapeake Bay Watershed and Output in the Major Rivers: Evaluation of Changes Based on Long-term Data", Maryland Water Monitoring Council Annual Conference.  January 1, 2014
  • "Evaluation of Methods for Estimating Long-Range Dependence in Water Quality Time Series with Missing Data and Irregular Sampling", American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting.  January 1, 2014
  • "Nutrient and Sediment Loads Delivered through the Conowingo Reservoir", Maryland Department of Natural Resources Conowingo Dam Sediment Load Meeting.  January 1, 2013
  • "Long-term Seasonal Trends of Nutrients and Sediment from the Non-tidal Chesapeake Bay Watershed: An Assessment of Progress in Loading Reduction", American Water Resources Association Annual Conference.  January 1, 2013
  • "Long-term Seasonal Trends of Nitrogen, Phosphorus, and Suspended Sediment Load from the Non-tidal Susquehanna River Basin to Chesapeake Bay", Community Surface Dynamics Modeling System Annual Meeting.  January 1, 2013
  • "Transport of Oxidized Muti-walled Carbon Nanotubes through Porous Media: Experimental and Modeling Analysis", 244th National Meeting of the American Chemical Society.  January 1, 2012
  • "Estuary-Specific Spatial Interpolation Methods for Water Quality and Model Performance Evaluation,", Chesapeake Community Modeling Program’s Chesapeake Modeling Symposium.  January 1, 2012
  • "Long-term Seasonal Nutrient Trends for the Non-tidal Portions of the Major Tributaries to Chesapeake Bay", Chesapeake Modeling Symposium.  January 1, 2012
  • "Transport of Multi-Walled Carbon Nanotubes in Porous Media", AEESP Education and Research Conference: Global Sustainability and Environmental Engineering and Science: Implications for Research, Education, and Practice.  January 1, 2011
  • "Influence of Surface Chemistry on environmentally relevant properties of carbon nanotubes in aquatic environments", 85th ACS Colloid and Surface Science Symposium.  January 1, 2011
  • "Hypoxia in Chesapeake Bay: Mining Decades of Data for New Insights", AEESP Education and Research Conference:  Global Sustainability and Environmental Engineering and Science: Implications for Research, Education, and Practice.  January 1, 2011
  • "Long-Term Trends in Chesapeake Bay Seasonal Hypoxia, Stratification, and Nutrient Loading", AEESP Education and Research Conference:  Global Sustainability and Environmental Engineering and Science: Implications for Research, Education, and Practice.  January 1, 2011
  • "Influence of nanoparticle surface chemistry on NOM sorption and colloidal stabilization: particle properties matter", 241st American Chemical Society (ACS) National Meeting.  January 1, 2011
  • "Transport of Multi-Walled Carbon Nanotubes in Porous Media", 240th American Chemical Society (ACS) National Meeting.  January 1, 2010
  • "Statistical Modeling of Spatial and Temporal Trends in Chesapeake Bay Hypoxia and Stratification",  Chesapeake Modeling Symposium 2010 (ChesMS '10).  January 1, 2010
  • "Organization of Data in Non-Convex Spatial Domains", 22nd International Conference on Scientific and Statistical Database Management, June 30 to July 2.  January 1, 2010
  • "U(VI) Sorption and Diffusion in Packed Cells of Hanford Silt/Clay Material", Seventh International Conference on Remediation of Chlorinated and Recalcitrant Compounds.  January 1, 2010
  • "Environmental Transport, Transformation, and Fate of Nanomaterials", INBT 2010 Annual Symposium.  January 1, 2010
  • "Influence of Oxygen-Containing Functional Groups and Graphenic Carbon on Zn[II] Sorption by Multiwall Carbon Nanotubes: Application of Two-Site Langmuir Model",  240th American Chemical Society (ACS) National Meeting.  January 1, 2010
  • "Sorption properties of multi-walled carbon nanotubes and their transport in columns packed with glass beads", Biennial Meeting of the Association of Environmental Engineering and Science Professors: Grand Challenges in Environmental Engineering and Science: Research and Education.  January 1, 2009
  • "Influence of Surface Oxides on the Colloidal Stability of Multi-Walled Carbon Nanotubes: A Structure-Property Relationship for Engineered Nanoparticles", 83rd Colloid and Surfaces Meeting.  January 1, 2009
  • "Influence of surface chemistry on the deposition and transport properties of carbon nanotubes", International Conference on the Environmental Implications and Applications of Nanotechnology.  January 1, 2009
  • "Use of Spatial Statistics to Evaluate the Long-Term Relationship Between Hypoxic Volume, Nitrogen Load, and Stratification in Chesapeake Bay", Biennial Meeting of the Association of Environmental Engineering and Science Professors: Grand Challenges in Environmental Engineering and Science: Research and Education.  January 1, 2009
  • "Influence of surface chemistry on the behavior of engineered nanomaterials in the environment", Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society.  January 1, 2009
  • "Influence of Surface Chemistry on the Behavior of Carbon Nanotubes in Aquatic Environments", International Conference on the Environmental Implications and Applications of Nanotechnology.  January 1, 2009
  • "Increasing Stratification of the Chesapeake Bay: Causes and Impacts on Summertime Hypoxic Conditions", Coastal and Estuarine Research Federation Biannual Meeting.  January 1, 2009
  • "Influence of cosolutes on the adsorption of Cd(II) onto oxidized multiwalled carbon nanotubes", Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society.  January 1, 2009
  • "ENVR 46-Influence of surface oxide groups on the adsorption of Zn (II) and naphthalene onto multiwalled carbon nanotubes", Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society.  January 1, 2008
  • "Sorption of hydrophobic organic contaminants to black carbons", Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society.  January 1, 2005
  • "Influences of flow rate on axial diffusion and dispersion: experiments in a cylindrical macropore column", Eos Trans. AGU.  January 1, 2005
  • "Influence of Initial Solute Concentration Distribution (Aging) Within a Diffusion Region on Desorption Rates and Solute Availability", Eos Trans. AGU.  January 1, 2005
  • "The Role of Surface Oxides on Black Carbon in the Sorption of Nitrophenol", Pushing the Boundaries: Making Research and Education in Environmental Engineering and Science Count, Abstract #27, p. 52, poster presentation, AEESP Biennial Research and Education Conference, Clarkson University, July 23-27.  January 1, 2005
  • "Immobilization of nanoparticles in diatomaceous earth: A synthetic sediment for studying sorption by environmental black carbon.", Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society.  January 1, 2004
  • "Study of Water Quality Improvements during Riverbank Filtration at Three Midwestern United States Drinking Water Utilities", Geophysical Research Abstracts.  January 1, 2003
  • "A Review of Some Recently Proposed Modeling Paradigms for the Sorption of Hydrophobic Organic Chemicals to Heterogeneous Carbonaceous Matter in Soils, Sediments, and Rocks", Geophysical Research Abstracts.  January 1, 2003
  • "Fate of Disinfection By-Product Precursors and Microorganisms During Riverbank Filtration", Second International Riverbank Filtration Conference Proceedings.  January 1, 2003
  • "Preliminary Investigation of Thermal Treatment for Quantification of Black Carbon in Environmental Samples", Proceedings of the 20th Anniversary Conference of the International Humic Substances Society, Boston MA, July 21-26.  January 1, 2002
  • "Wood Char as a Potential Sorbent in Soils", Proceedings of the 20th Anniversary Conference of the International Humic Substances Society, Boston MA, July 21-26.  January 1, 2002
  • "Water Quality Improvements during Riverbank Filtration at Three Sites in the Midwestern United States", Preprints from the International Water Association 2nd World Water Congress, Berlin, Germany, October 15-19.  January 1, 2001
  • "Sorption Rate Studies with Halogenated Organic Chemicals and Sandy Aquifer Material: Implications for Solute Transport and Groundwater Remediation", Environmental Engineering : Proceedings of the 1990 Specialty Conference.  January 1, 1990
  • "Slow Diffusion of Sorbing Hydrophobic Organic Compounds in Sandy Aquifer Material", 199th National Meeting of the American Chemical Society.  January 1, 1990
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