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2018

Hydrogen network optimization by integrating impurity distributions of a fluid catalytic cracker and hydrogenation reaction kinetics

Wu, L., Liang, X., Kang, L., Liu, Y. & Saffron, C. M. Aug 10 2018 In : Journal of Cleaner Production. 192, p. 542-552 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

reaction kinetics
Reaction kinetics
Hydrogenation
Fluid catalytic cracking
hydrogen

Integrated experimental and technoeconomic evaluation of two-stage Cu-catalyzed alkaline-oxidative pretreatment of hybrid poplar

Bhalla, A., Fasahati, P., Particka, C. A., Assad, A. E., Stoklosa, R. J., Bansal, N., Semaan, R., Saffron, C. M., Hodge, D. B. & Hegg, E. L. May 17 2018 In : Biotechnology for Biofuels. 11, 1, 143

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hydrolysis
Temperature
Ethanol
Costs and Cost Analysis
Water
2017
6 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

Anaerobic digestion
Algae
Electricity
Seaweed
Sales

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

Biomass
biomass
resource
Nutrients
energy
2016
6 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

electricity generation
natural gas
Natural gas
Biomass
Electricity
15 Citations
production cost
Biomass
Moisture
moisture
biomass
2 Citations

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

Coffee
Xylenes
Ethylbenzene
BTEX
Toluene
2015
25 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

pyrolysis
Biomass
Pyrolysis
catalyst
Catalysts
1 Citations

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

Wood
Biomass
Feedstocks
Pyrolysis
Oils
13 Citations

Electrocatalytic upgrading of model lignin monomers with earth abundant metal electrodes

Lam, C. H., Lowe, C. B., Li, Z., Longe, K. N., Rayburn, J. T., Caldwell, M. A., Houdek, C. E., Maguire, J. B., Saffron, C. M., Miller, D. J. & Jackson, J. E. Jan 1 2015 In : Green Chemistry. 17, 1, p. 601-609 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lignin
cleavage
lignin
Hydrogenation
Guaiacol
2 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
10 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
Oils
Pyrolysis
Fatty acids
Fatty Acids
2014
23 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

ruthenium
Ruthenium
Activated carbon
Hydrogenation
activated carbon
38 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

pyrolysis
Biomass
Pyrolysis
catalyst
Vapors
17 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
Taxonomies
feedstocks
Feedstocks
Pyrolysis
2013
24 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

Softwoods
Lignin
Phase behavior
Fractionation
lignin
2012
33 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

Furaldehyde
Furfural
Nickel
Hydrogenation
Anodes
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

spreadsheet
Spreadsheets
bioenergy
teaching
cropping systems
40 Citations
Ruthenium Compounds
Ruthenium compounds
Guaiacol
ruthenium
Ruthenium
6 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

Wood
Pyrolysis
Coal
Gases
Flammability
56 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
hydrogen peroxide
Hydrogen Peroxide
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
2006
26 Citations
Akaike information criterion
Desorption
desorption
Impurities
Soils