Woody biomass Research

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Commendations Corner - October 2019, 11/23/2019

Commendations Corner - July 2019, 7/9/2019

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

Typology of private forest landowners: Implications for their understanding and interest in woody biomass for bioenergy.  Chapagain, B., D. G. Hodges, N. C. Poudyal, V. J. Dale, and K. L. Kline.  2019.  Proceedings of the Annual Convention of the Society of American Foresters, October 30- November 3, 2019, Portland, OR.

Dataset of forest landowner survey to assess interest in supplying woody biomass in two southeastern United States fuelsheds Hodges, D. G., B. Chapagain, P. Watcharaanantapong, N. C. Poudyal, K. Kline, and V. Dale.  2019.  Data in Brief, 27: 104674.

Opportunities and attitudes of private forest landowners in supplying woody biomass for renewable energy Hodges, D. G., B. P. Chapagain, P. Watcharaanantapong, N. C. Poudyal, K. L. Kline, and V. H. Dale.  2019.  Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 113 (2019) 109205.

A spatially-explicit approach to modeling biological productivity and economic attractiveness of short-rotation woody crops in the Eastern USA Stanturf J. A., J. H. Perdue, T. M. Young, X. Huang, Z. Guo, D. Dougherty, and M. Pigott.  2019.  Energy, Sustainability and Society, 2019:9-28. [Abstract]

Private forests and woody biomass for energy: lessons from two studies in the eastern US.  Hodges, D. G., B. Chapagain, and N. C. Poudyal.  2018.  Proceedings, Annual Conference for IUFRO 4.05.00 Working Group, Sustainable Forest Management for the Future, The Role of Managerial Economics and Accounting, Faculty of Forestry University of Zagreb. pp. 33-35.

Woody biomass and private forest owners: a comparison of US and European results.  Hodges, D. G., S. Posavec, N. C. Poudyal, D. Grebner, and S. Malorvh.  2018.  Journal of Forestry, 117(1): 89-91.

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. O. Andre, 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. O. 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.