Ninth Year Annual Report:
Carbon Capture: Publications
Carbo, M. (with T.G. Kreutz, R.H. Williams, R. W. van den Brink, D. Jansen, Robert H. Socolow, and Adrian H.M. Verkooijen) (2009), "CO2 Slurries for Transport and Pressurization of Low Rank Coals in IGCC Power Plants with CCS," Poster presentation. Proceedings of the 8th Annual DOE/NETL Conference on Carbon Capture and Sequestration, Pittsburgh, PA, 4-7 May.
Consonni, S., R.E. Katofsky, and E.D. Larson (2009)., "A Gasification-Based Biorefinery for the Pulp and Paper Industry," Chemical Engineering Research and Design, 87 (9): 1293– 1317.
Dryer, F.L. (with R.H. Williams and E.D. Larson), "How Aviation Can Clean up its Act," commentary published online by BBC Green Room, 11 August 2009.
Jin, H., E.D. Larson, and F.E. Celik (2009), "Performance and Cost Analysis of Future, Commercially- Mature Gasification-Based Electric Power Generation from Switchgrass," Biofuels, Bioproducts, and Biorefining, 3(2): 142-173.
Jomaas, G. and C. K. Law (submitted), "Surface morphology and pulsating instability of expanding spherical flames," submitted to Proceedings of the Combustion Institute.
Kreutz, T. (with E. D. Larson, G. Liu, R. H. Williams, and R.Socolow) (2009) "An Integrated Framework for Comparative Techno-Economic Evaluations of Plants that Convert Coal and/or Biomass to Power and/or Synthetic Liquid Transportation Fuels," Oral presentation, Proceedings of the 8th Annual DOE/NETL Conference on Carbon Capture and Sequestration, Pittsburgh, PA, 4-7 May.
Kreutz, T.G., E. Martelli, M. Carbo, S. Consonni, and D. Jansen (submitted), "Shell Gasifier-Based Coal IGCC with CO2 Capture and Storage: Partial Water Quench vs. Novel Water-Gas Shift", submitted to Journal of Gas Turbines and Power.
Kreutz, T.G., E. Martelli, M. Carbo, S. Consonni, and D. Jansen (accepted), "Shell Gasifier-Based Coal IGCC with CO2 Capture and Storage: Partial Water Quench vs. Novel Water-Gas Shift." Accepted for oral presentation at ASME Turbo Expo 2010.
Larson, E.D. S. Consonni, R.E. Katofsky, K. Iisa, and J. Frederick (2009), "An Assessment of Gasification-Based Biorefining at Kraft Pulp and Paper Mills in the United States, Part B: Results," TAPPI Journal, 7(12): 4-12.
Larson, E.D., G. Fiorese, G. Liu, R.H. Williams, T.G Kreutz, and S. Consonni (2010), "Co-production of synfuels and electricity from coal + biomass with zero net greenhouse gas emissions: an Illinois case study," Energy and Environmental Science, 3: 28-42.
Larson, E.D., H. Jin, and F.E. Celik (2009), "Large-Scale Gasification- Based Co-Production of Fuels and Electricity from Switchgrass," Biofuels, Bioproducts, and Biorefining, 3(2): 174-194.
Laser, M., E. Larson, B. Dale, M. Wang, N. Greene, and L.R. Lynd (2009), "Comparative Analysis of Efficiency, Environmental Impact, and Process Economics for Mature Biomass Refining Scenarios," Biofuels, Bioproducts, and Biorefining, 3(2): 247-270.
Li, T.X., N. Akafuah, K. Saito, D.L. Zhu and C.K. Law (submitted), "Synthesis, droplet combustion, and sooting characteristics of biodiesel produced from waste vegetable oils," submitted to Proceedings of the Combustion Institute.
Li, Zheng and E.D. Larson (Co- Convening Lead Authors), R. Williams, G. Liu, T. Fleisch, G. Nicolaides, and X. Ren (2009), "Fossil Energy Systems," first order draft of Knowledge Module 12 of the Global Energy Assessment, 6 November.
Liu, G. (with E. D. Larson, R. H. Williams, J. Katzer) (2009), "Gasoline from coal and biomass with CCS: performance and cost analysis," Oral presentation. Proceedings of the 8th Annual Conference on Carbon Capture and Sequestration, Pittsburgh, 4-7 May.
Lynd, L.R., E. Larson, N. Greene, M. Laser, J. Sheehan, B.E. Dale, S. McLaughlin, and M. Wang (2009), "The Role of Biomass in America's Energy Future: Framing the Analysis," Biofuels, Bioproducts, and Biorefining, 3(2): 113-123.
Panel on Alternative Liquid Transportation Fuels, Liquid Transportation Fuels from Coal and Biomass: Technological Costs, Status, and Environmental Impacts, National Academies Press, Washington DC, 20 May 2009. (Kreutz, Larson, Liu, and Williams provided extensive inputs to the Panel members who prepared this report. The report is one of three panel reports backing up the major National Research Council Study, America's Energy Future: Technology and Transformation, summary published in June 2009.)
Seshadri,K., T. F. Lu, O. Herbinet, S. Humer, U. Niemann, W. J. Pitz and C. K. Law (2009), "Experimental and kinetic modeling study of extinction and ignition of methyl decanoate in laminar nonpremixed flows," by, Proceedings of Combustion Institute, Vol. 32, pp. 1067-1074.
Sun, H. Y., Y. Y. Li, X. L. Zheng, A. P. Kelley, F. Qi, and C. K. Law (submitted), "Laminar flame speeds, counterflow ignition, and kinetic modeling of the butene isomers," submitted to Proceedings of the Combustion Institute.
Tilman, D., R. Socolow, J. Foley, J. Hill, E. Larson, E., L. Lynd, S. Pacala, J. Reilly, T. Searchinger, C. Sommerville, C., and R. Williams (2009), "Beneficial Biofuels – The Food, Energy, and Environment Trilemma," Science, 325: 270-271.
Williams, R.H. (2009a), "A CCS Early Action Initiative to spur realization at low cost of multiple low-carbon and energy security benefits at existing coal power plant sites," Poster presentation, Proceedings of the 8th Annual DOE/NETL Conference on Carbon Capture and Sequestration, Pittsburgh, PA, May 4-7, 2009.
Williams, R.H. (2009b), "Strategy Already Exists to Address CO2 Emissions," Grand Forks Herald, Insight Section (Section D), The Opinion Page (Page D3), Grand Forks, North Dakota, 1 November.
Zhong, Zheng, E.D. Larson, Z. Li, G. Liu, and R.H. Williams (submitted), "Near-term mega-scale CCS demonstrations in China," Submitted to Energy and Environmental Science.
Abstracts Submitted to GHGT-10 (RAI, Amsterdam, Netherlands, Sept. 19-23, 2010)
Kreutz, T.G., D. Parushev, R.H. Williams, and E.D. Larson, "Potential Roles for Algae and CO2 Reuse in a Climate Constrained World."
Liu, G., E.D. Larson, R.H. Williams, T.G. Kreutz," Comparative analysis of coal/biomass co-processing systems for production of lowcarbon synthetic fuels: Methanol-to- Gasoline and Fischer-Tropsch."
Liu, G., R. H. Williams, E.D. Larson, T.G. Kreutz, "Design/economics of co-processing natural gas and biomass into low-carbon synthetic fuels and power."
Williams, R. H., Liu Guangjian, T.G Kreutz, E.D. Larson, "Alternative Approaches for Decarbonizing Existing U.S. Coal Power Plant Sites."