2017 Articles

2017 CenUSA Bioenergy Peer Reviewed Publications

  • Fidel, R.B., D.A. Laird, M.L. Thompson & M. Lawrinenko. 2017. Characterization and quantification of biochar alkalinity. Chemosphere 167:367-373.
  • Fidel, R.B. D.A. Laird & T.B. Parkin. 2017. Impact of six lignocellulosic biochars on C and N dynamics of two contrasting soils. GCB Bioenergy (Early View). doi. 10.1111/gcbb.12414. (Open Access: http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/gcbb.12414/full#references).
  • Khanchi, A. & S.J. Birrell, 2017. Drying models to estimate moisture change in switchgrass and corn stover based on weather conditions and swath density. Agricultural & Forest Meteorology 237-238:1-8.
  • Khanchi, A. & S.J. Birrell, 2017. Effect of rainfall and swath density on dry matter and composition change during drying of switchgrass and corn stover. Biosystems Engineering 153:42-51.
  • Lawrinenko, M., J.H. van Leeuwen & D.A. Laird. 2017. Sustainable pyrolytic production of zerovalent iron. ACS Sustainable Chem. & Eng. 2017(5):767–773. Abstract Only: http://pubs.acs.org/doi/ipdf/10.1021/acssuschemeng.6b02105. doi: 10.1021/acssuschemeng.6b02105.
  • Lawrinenko, M., Z. Wang, R. Horton, D. Mendivelso-Perez, E. Smith, T. Webster, D.A. Laird & J. (Hans) van Leeuwen. 2017. Macroporous carbon supported zerovalent iron for remediation of trichloroethylene. ACS Sustainable Chem. & Eng. 2017(5):1586–1593. http://pubs.acs.org/doi/full/10.1021/acssuschemeng.6b02375. doi: 10.1021/acssuschemeng.6b02375.
  • Li, W., Q. Dang, R. Smith, R.C. Brown & M. Mba Wright. 2016. Techno-economic analysis of the stabilization of bio-oil fractions for insertion into petroleum refineries. ACS Sustainable Chem. Eng. 2017(5):1528-1537. http://pubs.acs.org/doi/ipdf/10.1021/acssuschemeng.6b02222. doi. 10.1021/acssuschemeng.6b02222.
  • Perrin, R.K, L. Fulginiti & M. Alhassan.  2017. Biomass from Marginal Cropland: Willingness of North Central US Farmers to Produce Switchgrass on Marginal Fields. Biofuels, Bioprod. Bioref. Abstract: http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/bbb.1741. Doi. 10.1002/bbb.1741.
  • Sharma, B., S. Birrell & F.E. Miguez. 2017. Spatial modeling framework for bioethanol plant siting and biofuel production potential in the U.S. Applied Energy 191:75–86.

  • Sun, J., T. Twine, J. Hill, R. Noe, J. Shi & M. Li. 2017. Effects of land use change for crops on water and carbon budgets in the Midwest USA. Sustainability 9:1–14. doi: 10.3390/su9020225. (Open Access: http://www.mdpi.com/2071-1050/9/2/225).

  • Vogel, K.P. R. Medill, S.D. Masterson, R.B. Mitchell & G. Sarath. 2017. Mineral Element Analyses of Switchgrass Biomass: Comparison of the Accuracy and Precision of Laboratories. Agron. J. 109:1–4. doi:10.2134/agronj2016.08.0475.