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Taking a Next Step Toward a Biobased Economy, 11/7/2016

Five Things You Didn’t Know about the East Tennessee AgResearch and Education Center, 2/25/2016


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Renewable Carbon Tree Harvest 
Trees that we harvest can become our fuel, energy, and industrial products. Finding the best materials for this purpose is part of the mission for UT's Center for Renewable Carbon.


Recent Publications

Forest Resources for Bioenergy.  Avila, G.S  2017.  Ph.D. Dissertation. [Abstract]

Thermochemical conversion of blended herbaceous and woody biomass feedstocks.  Edmunds, C. W., C. Hamilton, K. Kim, T. G. Rials, and N. Labbe.  2017.  2017 AIChE Annual Meeting, October 29 - November 3, 2017, Minneapolis, MN.

Geospatial Economics of the Woody Biomass Supply in Kansas – A Case Study Khaliukova, O., D. Paull, S. Lewis-Gonzales, N. André, L. E. Biles, T. M. Young, and J. H. Purdue.  2017.  BioResources, 12(1):960-980. [Abstract]

Geospatial Economics of the Woody Biomass Supply in Kansas – A Case Study.  Khaliukova, O., O. Puall, S. Lewis-Gonzales, N. Andre, L. E. Biles, T. M. Young, and J. H. Perdue.  2017.  Merging Biomass Feedstocks - International Biomass Conference & Expo, Minneapolis, MN. April 10-12, 2017.

Regional Woody Biomass Supply and Economic Impacts from Harvesting in the Southern US He, L., B. C. English, R. J. Menard, and D. M. Lambert.  2016.  Energy Economics, 60:151-161.

Efficient Liquefaction of Woody Biomass in Polyhydric Alcohol with Acidic Ionic Liquid as a Green Catalyst Lu, Z., L. Fan, Z. Wu, H. zhang, Y. Liao, D. zhang, and S. Wang.  2015.  Biomass and Bioenergy, 81: 154-161.

Rapid and solvent-saving liquefaction of woody biomass using microwave-ultrasonic assisted technology.  Lu, Z., Z. Wu, L. Fan, H. zhang, Y. Liao, D. Zheng, and S. Wang.  2015.  Bioresource Technology, 199: 423-426.

Understanding the characteristics of non-industrial private forest landowners that harvest woody biomass Young, T. M., Y. Yang, F. M. Guess, J. M. Fly, D. G. Hodges, and N. C. Poudyal.  2015.  Small Scale Forestry, 14:273-285. [Abstract]

Economic comparison of woody biomass harvesting strategies in United States He, L., B. C. English, D. Ugarte, and D. G. Hodges.  2014.  Journal of Forest Economics, 20:174-191. [Abstract]

Economic Impact of Harvesting Woody Biomass in the Southern U.S.  He, L., B. C. English, R. J. Menard, and D. M. Lambert.  2014.  Poster presented and abstract published in proceedings at, Integrated Biomass Supply System Annual Meeting, Knoxville, TN. October 8-9, 2014.

Renewable Fuel Standard and Treatment of Woody Biomass Markel, E. L., C. D. Clark, and D. M. Lambert.  2014.  Southeastern Partnership Integrated Biomass Supply System.

Modeling economic, social, and environmental issues surrounding woody biomass.  Young, T. M., X. Huang, and J. H. Perdue.  2014.  Conference for 'Biofuels + Co-Products', April 29. Seattle, WA.