Publications 2006 2017

  • 9 h-Index
  • 20 Article
  • 4 Conference contribution
2017
1 Citations

Potential of brown algae for sustainable electricity production through anaerobic digestion

Fasahati, P., Saffron, C. M., Woo, H. C. & Liu, J. J. Mar 1 2017 In : Energy Conversion and Management. 135, p. 297-307 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electricity
Anaerobic digestion
Costs
Sales
Economics

Resources from Wastes: Benefits and Complexity

Safferman, S. I., Smith, J. S., Dong, Y., Saffron, C. M., Wallace, J. M., Binkley, D., Thomas, M. R., Miller, S. A., Bissel, E., Booth, J. & Lenz, J. Nov 1 2017 In : Journal of Environmental Engineering (United States). 143, 11, 03117005

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ammotherapy
biomass
Panthera
Biomass
resource
2016
3 Citations

An energy analysis comparing biomass torrefaction in depots to wind with natural gas combustion for electricity generation

Parkhurst, K. M., Saffron, C. M. & Miller, R. O. Oct 1 2016 In : Applied Energy. 179, p. 171-181 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

energy
Biomass
biomass
natural gas
Natural gas
6 Citations
Biomass
biomass
Moisture
Costs
moisture

Integration of decentralized torrefaction with centralized catalytic pyrolysis to produce green aromatics from coffee grounds

Chai, L., Saffron, C. M., Yang, Y., Zhang, Z., Munro, R. W. & Kriegel, R. M. Feb 1 2016 In : Bioresource Technology. 201, p. 287-292 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ethylbenzene
Xylene
Toluene
Benzene
BTEX
2015
16 Citations

A survey of catalysts for aromatics from fast pyrolysis of biomass

Kelkar, S., Saffron, C. M., Andreassi, K., Li, Z., Murkute, A., Miller, D. J., Pinnavaia, T. J. & Kriegel, R. M. Sep 1 2015 In : Applied Catalysis B: Environmental. 174-175, p. 85-95 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Catalysts
catalyst
Afferent Loop Syndrome
Coke
Pyrolysis

Bio-oil yield potential of some tropical woody biomass

Okoroigwe, E. C., Li, Z., Kelkar, S., Saffron, C. & Onyegegbu, S. 2015 In : Journal of Energy in Southern Africa. 26, 2, p. 33-41 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Feedstocks
Biomass
Pyrolysis
Gas chromatography
Phenols
1 Citations

Life cycle and economic assessment of anaerobic co-digestion of dairy manure and food waste

Chen, R., Rojas-Downing, M. M., Zhong, Y., Saffron, C. M. & Liao, W. Apr 1 2015 In : Industrial Biotechnology. 11, 2, p. 127-139 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Manure
Life Cycle Stages
Digestion
Economics
Food
5 Citations

Pyrolysis of spent coffee grounds using a screw-conveyor reactor

Kelkar, S., Saffron, C. M., Chai, L., Bovee, J., Stuecken, T. R., Garedew, M., Li, Z. & Kriegel, R. M. Sep 1 2015 In : Fuel Processing Technology. 137, p. 170-178 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coffee
Progesterone
Acetanilides
Temperature
Anthralin
2014
13 Citations

A mild approach for bio-oil stabilization and upgrading: Electrocatalytic hydrogenation using ruthenium supported on activated carbon cloth

Li, Z., Kelkar, S., Raycraft, L., Garedew, M., Jackson, J. E., Miller, D. J. & Saffron, C. M. Feb 2014 In : Green Chemistry. 16, 2, p. 844-852 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hydrogenation
Deoxyribonucleoproteins
oil
Stabilization
Water
29 Citations

Aromatics from biomass pyrolysis vapour using a bifunctional mesoporous catalyst

Kelkar, S., Saffron, C. M., Li, Z., Kim, S. S., Pinnavaia, T. J., Miller, D. J. & Kriegel, R. Feb 2014 In : Green Chemistry. 16, 2, p. 803-812 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Catalysts
Afferent Loop Syndrome
catalyst
Coke
Biomass
13 Citations

Pyrolysis of North-American grass species: Effect of feedstock composition and taxonomy on pyrolysis products

Kelkar, S., Li, Z., Bovee, J., Thelen, K. D., Kriegel, R. M. & Saffron, C. M. 2014 In : Biomass and Bioenergy. 64, p. 152-161 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

pyrolysis
Pyrolysis
grasses
grass
Chemical analysis
2013
21 Citations

Correlating lignin structural features to phase partitioning behavior in a novel aqueous fractionation of softwood Kraft black liquor

Stoklosa, R. J., Velez, J., Kelkar, S., Saffron, C. M., Thies, M. C. & Hodge, D. B. 2013 In : Green Chemistry. 15, 10, p. 2904-2912 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lignin
lignin
Fractionation
fractionation
Recovery

Pyrolysis and electrocatalysis of extractive ammonia-processed lignin to increase the value of sugar-platform based bioenergy systems

Saffron, C. M., Garedew, M., Li, Z., Sousa, L. D., Kelkar, S., Jackson, J. E. & Dale, B. E. 2013 Sustainable Engineering Forum 2013 - Core Programming Area at the 2013 AIChE Annual Meeting: Global Challenges for Engineering a Sustainable Future. AIChE, p. 666 1 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Electrocatalysis
Lignin
Sugars
Ammonia
Pyrolysis
2012
22 Citations

Aqueous electrocatalytic hydrogenation of furfural using a sacrificial anode

Li, Z., Kelkar, S., Lam, C. H., Luczek, K., Jackson, J. E., Miller, D. J. & Saffron, C. M. Mar 1 2012 In : Electrochimica Acta. 64, p. 87-93 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cathodes
Nickel
Coumestrol
Furfural
Hydrogenation
4 Citations

A spreadsheet-based model for teaching the agronomic, economic, and environmental aspects of bioenergy cropping systems

Thelen, K. D., Gao, J., Hoben, J., Qian, L., Saffron, C. & Withers, K. Jul 2012 In : Computers and Electronics in Agriculture. 85, p. 157-163 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

student
students
Students
bioenergy
cropping practice
30 Citations
Ruthenium
ruthenium
Afferent Loop Syndrome
Fusobacterium
catalyst
4 Citations

Pyrolysis of Gmelina arborea wood for bio-oil/bio-char production: Physical and chemical characterisation of products

Okoroigwe, E., Li, Z., Stuecken, T., Saffron, C. & Onyegegbu, S. 2012 In : Journal of Applied Sciences. 12, 4, p. 369-374 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gases
Coal
Pyrolysis
Flammability
Flue gases
44 Citations

Structural characterization of alkaline hydrogen peroxide pretreated grasses exhibiting diverse lignin phenotypes

Li, M., Foster, C., Kelkar, S., Pu, Y., Holmes, D., Ragauskas, A., Saffron, C. M. & Hodge, D. B. 2012 In : Biotechnology for Biofuels. 5, 38

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lignin
Poaceae
Hydrogen Peroxide
Phenotype
lignin
2011

Aqueous phase hydrogenation and hydrodeoxygenation of bio-oil model compounds under mild temperature and pressure

Li, Z., Saffron, C. M., Jackson, J. E. & Miller, D. J. 2011 11AIChE - 2011 AIChE Annual Meeting, Conference Proceedings.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Hydrogenation
Deoxyribonucleoproteins
Temperature
Acetanilides
Biogenic Amines
1 Citations

Thermochemical conversion of Palm kernel shell (PKS) to bio-energy

Okoroigwe, E. C., Li, Z., Unachukwu, G., Stuecken, T. & Saffron, C. 2011 ASME 2011 5th International Conference on Energy Sustainability, ES 2011. PARTS A, B, AND C ed. p. 1183-1191 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Palm oil
Heating
Ashes
Cooking
Chemical properties
2009

Engineering the bioeconomy

Safferman, S., Liao, W. & Saffron, C. 2009 In : Journal of Environmental Engineering. 135, 11, p. 1085 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

engineering
2007

Coproduction of wheat straw-derived cellulose fibers and nanowhiskers with ethanol in a biorefinery

Saffron, C., Teymouri, F., Moore, J., McCalla, D., Leistritz, F. L. & Steele, B. 2007 2007 AIChE Annual Meeting.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Straw
Ethanol
Fibers
Abnormal Erythrocytes
Cellulose
2006
24 Citations
Desorption
desorption
Soils
soil
Berkelium