Publications 1979 2017

2017
3 Citations

A sober view of the difficulties in scaling cellulosic biofuels

Dale, B. Jan 1 2017 In : Biofuels, Bioproducts and Biorefining. 11, 1, p. 5-7 3 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewEditorial

3 Citations

Cellulosic biofuel contributions to a sustainable energy future: Choices and outcomes

Robertson, G. P., Hamilton, S. K., Barham, B. L., Dale, B. E., Izaurralde, R. C., Jackson, R. D., Landis, D. A., Swinton, S. M., Thelen, K. D. & Tiedje, J. M. Jun 30 2017 In : Science. 356, 6345, eaal2324

Research output: Research - peer-reviewReview article

Renewable Energy
Biofuels
Climate
Biodiversity
Nitrogen

Comprehensive characterization of non-cellulosic recalcitrant cell wall carbohydrates in unhydrolyzed solids from AFEX-pretreated corn stover

Gunawan, C., Xue, S., Pattathil, S., Da Costa Sousa, L., Dale, B. E. & Balan, V. Mar 29 2017 In : Biotechnology for Biofuels. 10, 1, 82

Research output: Research - peer-reviewReview article

Cell Wall
Zea mays
Carbohydrates
Enzymes
Cells

Development of rapid bioconversion with integrated recycle technology for ethanol production from extractive ammonia pretreated corn stover

Jin, M., Liu, Y., da Costa Sousa, L., Dale, B. E. & Balan, V. Aug 1 2017 In : Biotechnology and Bioengineering. 114, 8, p. 1713-1720 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Ammonia
Zea mays
Ethanol
Technology
Bioconversion
Cell Separation
Recycling
Fermentation
Zea mays
Ethanol
Chemical Industry
Horses
Industry
carts
horses
1 Citations

Greenhouse gas emissions of electricity and biomethane produced using the Biogasdoneright™ system: Four case studies from Italy

Valli, L., Rossi, L., Fabbri, C., Sibilla, F., Gattoni, P., Dale, B. E., Kim, S., Ong, R. G. & Bozzetto, S. 2017 (Accepted/In press) In : Biofuels, Bioproducts and Biorefining.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Carbon Monoxide
Gas emissions
Greenhouse gases
Electricity
Biogas
4 Citations

Techno-economic comparison of centralized versus decentralized biorefineries for two alkaline pretreatment processes

Stoklosa, R. J., del Pilar Orjuela, A., da Costa Sousa, L., Uppugundla, N., Williams, D. L., Dale, B. E., Hodge, D. B. & Balan, V. Feb 1 2017 In : Bioresource Technology. 226, p. 9-17 9 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

ethanol
ammonia
maize
enzyme
economics
1 Citations

The role of bioenergy in a climate-changing world

Souza, G. M., Ballester, M. V. R., de Brito Cruz, C. H., Chum, H., Dale, B., Dale, V. H., Fernandes, E. C. M., Foust, T., Karp, A., Lynd, L., Maciel Filho, R., Milanez, A., Nigro, F., Osseweijer, P., Verdade, L. M., Victoria, R. L. & Van der Wielen, L. 2017 (Accepted/In press) In : Environmental Development.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

bioenergy
climate
food
policy
fossil fuel
4 Citations

Toward high solids loading process for lignocellulosic biofuel production at a low cost

Jin, M., Sarks, C., Bals, B. D., Posawatz, N., Gunawan, C., Dale, B. E. & Balan, V. May 1 2017 In : Biotechnology and Bioengineering. 114, 5, p. 980-989 10 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Biofuels
Ethanol
Costs and Cost Analysis
Costs
Fermentation
2016
3 Citations
Ethanol
Greenhouse gases
Gas emissions
Sales
Feedstocks
1 Citations

Back to the (sustainable) Future!

Dale, B. E. Jan 1 2016 In : Biofuels, Bioproducts and Biorefining. 10, 1, p. 5-7 3 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

6 Citations

Biogasdoneright™: An innovative new system is commercialized in Italy

Dale, B. E., Sibilla, F., Fabbri, C., Pezzaglia, M., Pecorino, B., Veggia, E., Baronchelli, A., Gattoni, P. & Bozzetto, S. Jul 1 2016 In : Biofuels, Bioproducts and Biorefining. 10, 4, p. 341-345 5 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Farms
Biofuels
Agriculture
Economics
Costs
13 Citations

Comparative lipid production by oleaginous yeasts in hydrolyzates of lignocellulosic biomass and process strategy for high titers

Slininger, P. J., Dien, B. S., Kurtzman, C. P., Moser, B. R., Bakota, E. L., Thompson, S. R., O'Bryan, P. J., Cotta, M. A., Balan, V., Jin, M., Sousa, L. D. C. & Dale, B. E. 2016 (Accepted/In press) In : Biotechnology and Bioengineering.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Yeast
Biomass
Lipids
Yeasts
Sugars
6 Citations

Corn stover ethanol yield as affected by grain yield, Bt trait, and environment

Tumbalam, P., Thelen, K. D., Adkins, A., Dale, B., Balan, V., Gunawan, C. & Gao, J. Feb 1 2016 In : Biomass and Bioenergy. 85, p. 119-125 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

stover
corn stover
Bacillus thuringiensis
grain yield
ethanol
8 Citations

Effects of changes in chemical and structural characteristic of ammonia fibre expansion (AFEX) pretreated oil palm empty fruit bunch fibre on enzymatic saccharification and fermentability for biohydrogen

Abdul, P. M., Jahim, J. M., Harun, S., Markom, M., Lutpi, N. A., Hassan, O., Balan, V., Dale, B. E. & Mohd Nor, M. T. Jul 1 2016 In : Bioresource Technology. 211, p. 200-208 9 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

ammonia
fruit
oil
effect
chemical
10 Citations

Evaluation of agave bagasse recalcitrance using AFEX™, autohydrolysis, and ionic liquid pretreatments

Perez-Pimienta, J. A., Flores-Gómez, C. A., Ruiz, H. A., Sathitsuksanoh, N., Balan, V., da Costa Sousa, L., Dale, B. E., Singh, S. & Simmons, B. A. Jul 1 2016 In : Bioresource Technology. 211, p. 216-223 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Ionic Liquids
bagasse
Bagasse
Ionic liquids
ionic liquid
12 Citations

Isolation and characterization of new lignin streams derived from extractive-ammonia (EA) pretreatment

Da Costa Sousa, L., Foston, M., Bokade, V., Azarpira, A., Lu, F., Ragauskas, A. J., Ralph, J., Dale, B. & Balan, V. 2016 In : Green Chemistry. 18, 15, p. 4205-4215 11 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

lignin
ammonia
Lignin
Ammonia
carbohydrate
27 Citations

Next-generation ammonia pretreatment enhances cellulosic biofuel production

Da Costa Sousa, L. , Jin, M. , Chundawat, S. P. S. , Bokade, V. , Tang, X. , Azarpira, A. , Lu, F. , Avci, U. , Humpula, J. , Uppugundla, N. , Gunawan, C. , Pattathil, S. , Cheh, A. M. , Kothari, N. , Kumar, R. , Ralph, J. , Hahn, M. G. , Wyman, C. E. , Singh, S. , Simmons, B. A. & 2 others Dale, B. E. & Balan, V. Apr 1 2016 In : Energy and Environmental Science. 9, 4, p. 1215-1223 9 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

biofuel
ammonia
Biofuels
Ammonia
lignin
3 Citations

Quantifying pretreatment degradation compounds in solution and accumulated by cells during solids and yeast recycling in the Rapid Bioconversion with Integrated recycling Technology process using AFEX™ corn stover

Sarks, C., Higbee, A., Piotrowski, J., Xue, S., Coon, J. J., Sato, T. K., Jin, M., Balan, V. & Dale, B. E. Apr 1 2016 In : Bioresource Technology. 205, p. 24-33 10 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

yeast
recycling
maize
degradation
process technology
2 Citations

Scaling up and benchmarking of ethanol production from pelletized pilot scale AFEX treated corn stover using Zymomonas mobilis 8b

Sarks, C., Bals, B. D., Wynn, J., Teymouri, F., Schwegmann, S., Sanders, K., Jin, M., Balan, V. & Dale, B. E. Jan 1 2016 (Accepted/In press) In : Biofuels. p. 1-15 15 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

benchmarking
fermentation
ethanol
sugar
maize
3 Citations

Sugarcane: A way out of energy poverty

Leite, J. G. D. B., Leal, M. R. L. V., Nogueira, L. A. H., Cortez, L. A. B., Dale, B. E., da Maia, R. C. & Adjorlolo, C. 2016 (Accepted/In press) In : Biofuels, Bioproducts and Biorefining.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Biomass
Electricity
Deforestation
Cooking
Sustainable development
5 Citations

Systems biology-guided biodesign of consolidated lignin conversion

Lin, L., Cheng, Y., Pu, Y., Sun, S., Li, X., Jin, M., Pierson, E. A., Gross, D. C., Dale, B. E., Dai, S. Y., Ragauskas, A. J. & Yuan, J. S. 2016 In : Green Chemistry. 18, 20, p. 5536-5547 12 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Lignin
Systems Biology
lignin
Polyhydroxyalkanoates
Peroxidase
10 Citations

Toward lower cost cellulosic biofuel production using ammonia based pretreatment technologies

Jin, M., Da Costa Sousa, L., Schwartz, C., He, Y., Sarks, C., Gunawan, C., Balan, V. & Dale, B. E. 2016 In : Green Chemistry. 18, 4, p. 957-966 10 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Biofuels
Ammonia
Costs
biofuel
ammonia
2015
15 Citations
Biofuels
Global warming
Feedstocks
Logistics
Biomass
11 Citations

A New Industry Has Been Launched: The Cellulosic Biofuels Ship (Finally) Sails

Dale, B. E. Jan 1 2015 In : Biofuels, Bioproducts and Biorefining. 9, 1, p. 1-3 3 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Balancing energy, conservation, and soil health requirements for plant biomass

Karlen, D. L., Beeler, L. W., Ong, R. G. & Dale, B. E. Sep 1 2015 In : Journal of Soil and Water Conservation. 70, 5, p. 279-287 9 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewReview article

19 Citations
Cellulosic ethanol
Environmental impact
Sales
Biomass
Ethanol
7 Citations

Controlling microbial contamination during hydrolysis of AFEX-pretreated corn stover and switchgrass: Effects on hydrolysate composition, microbial response and fermentation

Serate, J. , Xie, D. , Pohlmann, E. , Donald, C. , Shabani, M. , Hinchman, L. , Higbee, A. , McGee, M. , La Reau, A. , Klinger, G. E. , Li, S. , Myers, C. L. , Boone, C. , Bates, D. M. , Cavalier, D. , Eilert, D. , Oates, L. G. , Sanford, G. , Sato, T. K. , Dale, B. & 4 others Landick, R., Piotrowski, J., Ong, R. G. & Zhang, Y. Nov 14 2015 In : Biotechnology for Biofuels. 8, 1, 356

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

fermentation
hydrolysis
maize
effect
method
8 Citations

Designer synthetic media for studying microbialcatalyzed biofuel production

Tang, X., Sousa, L. D. C., Jin, M., Chundawat, S. P. S., Chambliss, C. K., Lau, M. W., Xiao, Z., Dale, B. E. & Balan, V. Jan 22 2015 In : Biotechnology for Biofuels. 8, 1, 0179

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

biofuel
fermentation
Biofuels
Fermentation
product

Developing sustainable biomass supply chains: Afex processing at local depots

Kim, S. & Dale, B. E. 2015 Sustainable Engineering Forum 2015 - Core Programming Area at the 2015 AIChE Annual Meeting. AIChE, p. 374-381 8 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

9 Citations

Evolved strains of Scheffersomyces stipitis achieving high ethanol productivity on acid- and base-pretreated biomass hydrolyzate at high solids loading

Slininger, P. J., Shea-Andersh, M. A., Thompson, S. R., Dien, B. S., Kurtzman, C. P., Balan, V., Da Costa Sousa, L., Uppugundla, N., Dale, B. E. & Cotta, M. A. Apr 17 2015 In : Biotechnology for Biofuels. 8, 1, 60

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Biomass
Ethanol
Productivity
Acids
ethanol
19 Citations

Insights into plant cell wall structure, architecture, and integrity using glycome profiling of native and AFEXTM-pretreated biomass

Pattathil, S., Hahn, M. G., Dale, B. E. & Chundawat, S. P. S. 2015 In : Journal of Experimental Botany. 66, 14, p. 4279-4294 16 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

cell walls
biomass
Plant Cells
Biomass
Cell Wall
14 Citations

MARTINI coarse-grained model for crystalline cellulose microfibers

López, C. A., Bellesia, G., Redondo, A., Langan, P., Chundawat, S. P. S., Dale, B. E., Marrink, S. J. & Gnanakaran, S. Jan 15 2015 In : Journal of Physical Chemistry B. 119, 2, p. 465-473 9 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Cellulose
Crystalline materials
microfibers
cellulose
Fibers
5 Citations

Microbial lipid production from AFEX™ pretreated corn stover

Xue, Y. P., Jin, M., Orjuela, A., Slininger, P. J., Dien, B. S., Dale, B. E. & Balan, V. 2015 In : RSC Advances. 5, 36, p. 28725-28734 10 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Ammonia
Lipids
Fibers
Fermentation
Hydrolysis
9 Citations

Physical characteristics of AFEX-pretreated and densified switchgrass, prairie cord grass, and corn stover

Karki, B., Muthukumarappan, K., Wang, Y., Dale, B., Balan, V., Gibbons, W. R. & Karunanithy, C. Jul 1 2015 In : Biomass and Bioenergy. 78, p. 164-174 11 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

prairie
ammonia
maize
grass
fibre
7 Citations

Potential for Electrified Vehicles to Contribute to U.S. Petroleum and Climate Goals and Implications for Advanced Biofuels

Meier, P. J., Cronin, K. R., Frost, E. A., Runge, T. M., Dale, B. E., Reinemann, D. J. & Detlor, J. Jul 21 2015 In : Environmental Science and Technology. 49, 14, p. 8277-8286 10 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

biofuel
petroleum
climate
vehicle
Biofuels
1 Citations
Biofuels
Feedstocks
Industry
Crops
Cellulosic ethanol
5 Citations

Producing biofuels via the sugar platform

Wyman, C. E. & Dale, B. E. Mar 1 2015 In : Chemical Engineering Progress. 111, 3, p. 45-57 13 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Biofuels
Sugars
Ethanol
Sugar beets
Fermentation
13 Citations

Sugar loss and enzyme inhibition due to oligosaccharide accumulation during high solids-loading enzymatic hydrolysis

Xue, S., Uppugundla, N., Bowman, M. J., Cavalier, D., Da Costa Sousa, L., Dale, B. E. & Balan, V. Nov 26 2015 In : Biotechnology for Biofuels. 8, 1, 195

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

hydrolysis
sugar
enzyme
loss
Enzyme inhibition
4 Citations

The need for biofuels

Dale, B. E. & Holtzapple, M. Mar 1 2015 In : Chemical Engineering Progress. 111, 3, p. 36-40 5 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Biofuels
Hydrocarbons
Liquids
Coal
Energy resources
2014
74 Citations

A comparative study of ethanol production using dilute acid, ionic liquid and AFEX™ pretreated corn stover

Uppugundla, N., Da Costa Sousa, L., Chundawat, S. P. S., Yu, X., Simmons, B., Singh, S., Gao, X., Kumar, R., Wyman, C. E., Dale, B. E. & Balan, V. May 13 2014 In : Biotechnology for Biofuels. 7, 1, 72

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

ethanol
comparative study
maize
acid
ionic liquid
19 Citations
26 Citations

Comparative metabolic profiling revealed limitations in xylose-fermenting yeast during co-fermentation of glucose and xylose in the presence of inhibitors

Wang, X., Jin, M., Balan, V., Jones, A. D., Li, X., Li, B. Z., Dale, B. E. & Yuan, Y. J. Jan 2014 In : Biotechnology and Bioengineering. 111, 1, p. 152-164 13 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Xylose
Fermentation
Yeasts
xylose-glucose
Yeast
34 Citations

Comparison of enzymatic reactivity of corn stover solids prepared by dilute acid, AFEX™, and ionic liquid pretreatments

Gao, X., Kumar, R., Singh, S., Simmons, B. A., Balan, V., Dale, B. E. & Wyman, C. E. May 13 2014 In : Biotechnology for Biofuels. 7, 1, 71

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

maize
enzyme
acid
ionic liquid
comparison
13 Citations

Design, implementation, and evaluation of sustainable bioenergy production systems

Dale, B. E. & Ong, R. G. 2014 In : Biofuels, Bioproducts and Biorefining. 8, 4, p. 487-503 17 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Sustainable development
Social aspects
Biofuels
Petroleum
Ecosystems
2 Citations

Designing sustainable bioenergy systems: You are invited to the conversation

Dale, B. E. Jan 2014 In : Biofuels, Bioproducts and Biorefining. 8, 1, p. 1-3 3 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

5 Citations

Energy Requirements and Greenhouse Gas Emissions of Maize Production in the USA

Kim, S., Dale, B. E. & Keck, P. 2014 In : Bioenergy Research. 7, 2, p. 753-764 12 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

greenhouse gas emissions
energy requirements
corn
Gas emissions
Greenhouse gases
24 Citations

Engineering and two-stage evolution of a lignocellulosic hydrolysate-tolerant Saccharomyces cerevisiae strain for anaerobic fermentation of xylose from AFEX pretreated corn stover

Parreiras, L. S. , Breuer, R. J. , Narasimhan, R. A. , Higbee, A. J. , La Reau, A. , Tremaine, M. , Qin, L. , Willis, L. B. , Bice, B. D. , Bonfert, B. L. , Pinhancos, R. C. , Balloon, A. J. , Uppugundla, N. , Liu, T. , Li, C. , Tanjore, D. , Ong, I. M. , Li, H. , Pohlmann, E. L. , Serate, J. & 12 others Withers, S. T., Simmons, B. A., Hodge, D. B., Westphall, M. S., Coon, J. J., Dale, B. E., Balan, V., Keating, D. H., Zhang, Y., Landick, R., Gasch, A. P. & Sato, T. K. Sep 15 2014 In : PLoS One. 9, 9, e107499

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

corn stover
xylose
hydrolysates
Saccharomyces cerevisiae
engineering