2017 Articles

2017 CenUSA Bioenergy Peer Reviewed Publications

  • Aller, D., S. Rathke, D. Laird, R. Cruse & J. Hatfield. 2017. Impacts of fresh and aged biochars on plant available water and water use efficiency. Geoderma 307:114-121. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.geoderma.2017.08.007
  • Blanco-Canqui, H., R. Mitchell, V. Jin, M. Schmer & K. Eskridge. 2017. Perennial warm-season grasses for producing biofuel and enhancing soil properties: An alternative to corn residue removal. GCB Bioenergy. doi: 10.1111/gcbb.12436. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/gcbb.12436 (Open access)
  • 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 biochar organic and inorganic C on soil CO2 and N2O emissions. J. Environ. Quality 46:505-513. doi:10.2134/jeq2016.09.0369. https://dl.sciencesocieties.org/publications/jeq/pdfs/46/3/505
  • 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. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/gcbb.12414/full#references. (Open Access).
  • Khanchi, A. & S.J. Birrell, 2017. Drying models to estimate moisture change in switchgrass and corn stover based on weather conditions and swath density. Agric. For. Meteorol. 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. doi: 10.1021/acssuschemeng.6b02375. http://pubs.acs.org/doi/full/10.1021/acssuschemeng.6b02375. (Open Access).
  • 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.
  • Ryan, S. J., C. V. Schwab & G. A. Mosher. 2017. Agricultural worker injury comparative risk assessment methodology: Assessing corn and biofuel switchgrass production systems. ASABE J. Ag. Safety & Health. 23(3):219-235. doi: 10.13031/jash.12245.
  • 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.

  • Shinners, K.J. & J.C. Friede. 2017. Enhancing switchgrass drying rate. BioEnergy Res. doi:10.1007/s12155-017-9828-5.

  • Shinners, K.J., B.K. Sabrowsky, C.L. Studer & R.L. Nicholson.  2017.  Switchgrass  harvest  progression  in  the  North-Central  US.  BioEnerg. Res.  doi:10.1007/s12155-017-9848-1.
  • 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. http://www.mdpi.com/2071-1050/9/2/225. (Open Access).

  • Tessum C.W., Hill J.D. & J.D. Marshall. 2017. InMAP: A model for air pollution interventions. PLoS ONE 12(4):e0176131. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0176131 (Open Access).

  • 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(2):735-738–4. doi:10.2134/agronj2016.08.0475.