Agricultural & Biological Engineering

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Research Output 1977 2019

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2007

Development of coal-based jet fuel

Clifford, C. E. & Schobert, H. H., Dec 31 2007, 234th ACS National Meeting, Abstracts of Scientific Papers. (ACS National Meeting Book of Abstracts).

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

Coal
Jet fuel
Oils
Coke
Coal Tar

Distribution of fines during percolation segregation for varying particle bed depths

Gill, J. S., Jha, A. K. & Puri, V., 2007, 2007 ASABE Annual International Meeting, Technical Papers. Vol. 8 BOOK.

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

Potash
Binary mixtures
shears
Cell Separation
Fertilizers

I-farm - Modeling biomass production from a farmer's perspective

Van Ouwerkerk, E., Richard, T. L. & Anex, R., Dec 1 2007, 2007 AIChE Annual Meeting. (2007 AIChE Annual Meeting).

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

Biomass
Farms
Crops
Agriculture
Panicum

Influence of structure on the elastic behavior of engineered strand composites

Yadama, V. & Wolcott, M. P., Dec 1 2007, American Society for Composites - 22nd Technical Conference of the American Society for Composites 2007 - Composites: Enabling a New Era in Civil Aviation. p. 2104-2116 13 p. (American Society for Composites - 22nd Technical Conference of the American Society for Composites 2007 - Composites: Enabling a New Era in Civil Aviation; vol. 3).

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

Wood
Laminates
Composite materials
Fourier series
Constitutive models

Integrating coal-to-liquid processes into refinery processes

Clifford, C. E., Gul, O., Griffith, J. M., Gafarova, P., Mitchell, G. D., Escallon, M. M., Suriapraphadilok, U. & Schobert, H., Dec 31 2007, 234th ACS National Meeting, Abstracts of Scientific Papers. (ACS National Meeting Book of Abstracts).

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

Coal
Jet fuel
Liquids
Coal Tar
Coal tar

Interactions of ensiled storage with biomass pretreatment

Richard, T. L., Chen, Q., Radtke, C., Petzke, L., Marshall, M. & Shinners, K., Dec 1 2007, 2007 AIChE Annual Meeting. (2007 AIChE Annual Meeting).

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

Biomass
Hydrolysis
Ethanol
Biocatalysis
Saccharification

Mechanical behavior of powder constituents and their mixtures - An experimental study

Pandeya, A., Yi, H. & Puri, V., 2007, 2007 ASABE Annual International Meeting, Technical Papers. Vol. 8 BOOK.

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

Cellulose
Starch
Powders
Zea mays
corn starch
15 Citations (Scopus)

Multiple-chamber steady-state gas emission detection from dairy manure slurry

Fabian, E., Topper, P. A., Brown, N. E. & Varga, G. A., 2007, Proceedings of the International Symposium on Air Quality and Waste Management for Agriculture.

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

gas emissions
dairy manure
Dairies
Manures
Gas emissions

Study of the poly(3-hydroxybutyrate-co-3-hydroxyvalerate) (PHBV)/cellulose whisker nanocomposites

Wolcott, M. P., Jiang, L., Holbery, J., Zhang, J. & Morelius, E., Dec 1 2007, American Society for Composites - 22nd Technical Conference of the American Society for Composites 2007 - Composites: Enabling a New Era in Civil Aviation. p. 2155-2164 10 p. (American Society for Composites - 22nd Technical Conference of the American Society for Composites 2007 - Composites: Enabling a New Era in Civil Aviation; vol. 3).

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

Cellulose
Fillers
Nanocomposites
Polymers
Crystals
3 Citations (Scopus)

The control systems of secondary regulation and theirs coupling and decoupling characteristics analysis

Kong, X., He, L., Gao, Y. & Zhang, Q., Dec 1 2007, Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Automation and Logistics, ICAL 2007. p. 735-739 5 p. 4338661. (Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Automation and Logistics, ICAL 2007).

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

Control systems
Torque control
Speed control
Vehicle transmissions
Torque

Uniformity discrimination analysis part 1: Powder deposition characteristics in rectangular shallow die using feed shoe with circular cross-section

Roudsari, S. S. & Puri, V., 2007, 2007 ASABE Annual International Meeting, Technical Papers. Vol. 8 BOOK.

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

Shoes
Pressure distribution
Powders
powders
Pressure
2006

Co-coking of hydrotreated decant oil/coal blends in a laboratory scale coking unit: Product distribution of distillates

Gül, Ö., Rudnick, L. R., Scalise, A., Clifford, C. E. & Schobert, H. H., Dec 1 2006, 23rd Annual International Pittsburgh Coal Conference, PCC - Coal-Energy, Environment and Sustainable Development. (23rd Annual International Pittsburgh Coal Conference, PCC - Coal-Energy, Environment and Sustainable Development).

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

Coking
coal
oils
Coal
jet engine fuels

Combined hydrogen production and storage via reactive ball milling: Investigation of carbon structure for hydrogen capture

Sakti, A., Burgess Clifford, C. E., Fonseca, D. A. & Lueking, A. D., Dec 1 2006, 2006 AIChE Annual Meeting. (AIChE Annual Meeting, Conference Proceedings).

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

Hydrogen storage
Ball milling
Hydrogen production
Hydrogen
Carbon

Development of a portable zeolite-based gas sensor

Kargbo, D. M., Delalic, Z. J., Hasan, Z., Catchmark, J. M. & Nguyen, S., Dec 1 2006, Proceedings - 2006 International Symposium on Microelectronics, IMAPS 2006. p. 1096-1101 6 p. (Proceedings - 2006 International Symposium on Microelectronics, IMAPS 2006).

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

Chemical sensors
Zeolites
Pore size
Dyes
Sensor arrays

Evolutionary strategy (ES) to optimize electronic nose sensor selection

Li, C., Heinemann, P. H. & Reed, P., Dec 1 2006, Computers in Agriculture and Natural Resources - Proceedings of the 4th World Congress. p. 321-328 8 p.

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

Electronic Nose
electronic nose
sensors (equipment)
Sensors
Malus

Investigating reactive ball milling of anthracite coal

Sakti, A., Clifford, C. E. & Lueking, A., Dec 1 2006, 23rd Annual International Pittsburgh Coal Conference, PCC - Coal-Energy, Environment and Sustainable Development. (23rd Annual International Pittsburgh Coal Conference, PCC - Coal-Energy, Environment and Sustainable Development).

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

anthracite
Anthracite
Ball milling
coal
balls
1 Citation (Scopus)

Micromachined pmn-pt single crystal for advanced transducers

Jiang, X., Yuan, J. R., Cheng, A., Lavallee, G., Rehrig, P., Snook, K., Kwon, S., Hackenberger, W., Catchmark, J. M., McIntosh, J. & Geng, X., Jan 1 2006, 2006 Solid-State Sensors, Actuators, and Microsystems Workshop, Hilton Head 2006. Spangler, L. & Kenny, T. W. (eds.). Transducer Research Foundation, p. 384-387 4 p. (Technical Digest - Solid-State Sensors, Actuators, and Microsystems Workshop).

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

Transducers
Single crystals
Electromechanical coupling
Piezoelectricity
Reactive ion etching

Model development and verification of simultaneous powder deposition in three parallel-oriented cylindrical containers

Xie, X. & Puri, V., 2006, 2006 ASABE Annual International Meeting.

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

Powders
containers
powders
Pressure
Shoes

Performance of bracing panel wall segments utilizing wood plastic composite sill plates

Du Chateau, K., Dolan, J. D. & Wolcott, M., 2006, 9th World Conference on Timber Engineering 2006, WCTE 2006. Vol. 2. p. 1178-1185 8 p.

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

wood plastic composites
sill
shears
plastic
lumber
4 Citations (Scopus)

Polyols: An alternative sugar platform for conversion of biomass to fuels and chemicals

Robinson, J. M., Clifford, C. E., Bently, M. A., Brasher, C. D., Horne, B. O., Lillard, D. M., Macias, J. M., Marrufo, L. D., Mandal, H. D., Mills, S. C., O'Hara, K. D., Pon, J. T., Raigoza, A. F., Sanchez, E. H., Villarreal, J. S. & Xiang, Q., Dec 1 2006, Feedstocks for the Future: Renewables for the Production of Chemicals and Materials. Bozell, J. & Patel, M. (eds.). p. 304-320 17 p. (ACS Symposium Series; vol. 921).

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

Polyols
Sugars
Biomass
Hydrogenation
Alcohol fuels

Process repeatability of co-coking of coal and decant oil in a pilot-scale delayed coker

Gül, Ö., Clifford, C. E., Rudnick, L. R. & Schobert, H., Dec 1 2006, Abstracts of Papers - 232nd American Chemical Society Meeting and Exposition. (ACS National Meeting Book of Abstracts; vol. 232).

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

Coal
Coking
Oils
Liquids
Experiments

Solubility prediction of coals in some petroleum streams via solubility parameters calculation of LCO and DO for the production of the JP-900

Escallon, M. M., Griffith, J. M., Larsen, J. W., Clifford, C. E. & Schobert, H. H., Dec 1 2006, Abstracts of Papers - 232nd American Chemical Society Meeting and Exposition. (ACS National Meeting Book of Abstracts; vol. 232).

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

Coal
Petroleum
Solubility
Coking
Oils

Structural characterization of alternative binder pitches for carbon anodes

Suriyapraphadilok, U., Andresen, J. M., Clifford, D. J., Clifford, C. E. & Schobert, H. H., Dec 1 2006, 23rd Annual International Pittsburgh Coal Conference, PCC - Coal-Energy, Environment and Sustainable Development. (23rd Annual International Pittsburgh Coal Conference, PCC - Coal-Energy, Environment and Sustainable Development).

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

Binders
Anodes
anodes
Carbon
carbon
5 Citations (Scopus)

Tension perpendicular to grain strength of wood, laminated veneer lumber, and a wood plastic composite

Hummer, T., Dolan, J. D. & Wolcott, M. P., Dec 1 2006, 9th World Conference on Timber Engineering 2006, WCTE 2006. p. 102-107 6 p. (9th World Conference on Timber Engineering 2006, WCTE 2006; vol. 1).

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

wood plastic composites
wood strength
laminated veneer lumber
plastic
extrusion

The characterization of cokes from Co-coking of decant oil and coal

Aksoy, P. G., Clifford, C. B., Rudnick, L. & Schobert, H. H., Dec 1 2006, 23rd Annual International Pittsburgh Coal Conference, PCC - Coal-Energy, Environment and Sustainable Development. (23rd Annual International Pittsburgh Coal Conference, PCC - Coal-Energy, Environment and Sustainable Development).

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

Coking
coal
oils
Coal
Oils

The evaluation of cokes from co-coking of decant oil and coal with various methods

Aksoy, P. G., Mitchell, G. D., Clifford, C. E., Rudnick, L. R. & Schobert, H. H., 2006, Abstracts of Papers - 232nd American Chemical Society Meeting and Exposition. Vol. 232.

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

Ashes
Coal
Coking
Oils
Coke
2005
1 Citation (Scopus)

An equation-free probabilistic steady state approximation: Dynamic application to the stochastic simulation of chemically reacting systems

Salis, H. M. & Kaznessis, Y., 2005, 05AIChE: 2005 AIChE Annual Meeting and Fall Showcase, Conference Proceedings. p. 11469 1 p.

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

Markov processes
Numerical methods
Differential equations
Trajectories
Sampling
1 Citation (Scopus)

Approaches for hybrid biological and synthetic system integration

Verma, V., Hancock, W. O. & Catchmark, J. M., Dec 1 2005, Proceedings - 2005 International Symposium on Microelectronics, IMAPS 2005. p. 244-249 6 p. (Proceedings - 2005 International Symposium on Microelectronics, IMAPS 2005).

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

Proteins
Polymethyl methacrylates
Acetone
Fabrication
Lithography
1 Citation (Scopus)

Development of additive candidates for the stabilization of future jet fuels (JP-900)

Beaver, B. D., Clifford, C. B., Gao, L. & Sobkowiak, M., Dec 1 2005, 9th International Conference on Stability, Handling and Use of Liquid Fuels 2005. p. 366-411 46 p. (9th International Conference on Stability, Handling and Use of Liquid Fuels 2005; vol. 1).

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

Jet fuel
Stabilization
Oxygen
2 Citations (Scopus)

Horse riding arena dust measurements

Fabian, E., Diehl, N. K., Zajaczkowski, J. L. & Brown, D., 2005, Livestock Environment VII - Proceedings of the Seventh International Symposium. Briggs, M. J. & McCormick, M. E. (eds.). p. 171-178 8 p.

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

Dust
Particles (particulate matter)
Static electricity
Weighing
Atmospheric humidity

Hybrid technique for mass synthesis of field effect transistors using gallium nitride nanowires

Nguyen, S., Delalic, J. Z. & Catchmark, J. M., Dec 1 2005, Proceedings - 2005 International Symposium on Microelectronics, IMAPS 2005. p. 238-243 6 p. (Proceedings - 2005 International Symposium on Microelectronics, IMAPS 2005).

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

Gallium nitride
Field effect transistors
Nanowires
Fabrication
Integrated circuits
1 Citation (Scopus)

Manufacturing methods employing molecular ruler lithography

Subramanian, S. & Catchmark, J. M., Dec 1 2005, Proceedings - 2005 International Symposium on Microelectronics, IMAPS 2005. p. 250-255 6 p. (Proceedings - 2005 International Symposium on Microelectronics, IMAPS 2005).

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

Lithography
Nanolithography
Multilayers
Gold
Silicon

Packaging and RF telemetry system for a biocompatible wireless pressure sensor

Janardhanan, S., Delalic, J. Z., Catchmark, J. M., Ruggieri, M. & Braverman, A., Dec 1 2005, Proceedings - 2005 International Symposium on Microelectronics, IMAPS 2005. p. 792-800 9 p. (Proceedings - 2005 International Symposium on Microelectronics, IMAPS 2005).

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

Pressure sensors
Telemetering
Packaging
Networks (circuits)
Sensors

Potential applications of virtual engineering to swine production systems

Hynek, J. S., Bryden, K. M. & Richard, T. L., Dec 1 2005, Livestock Environment VII - Proceedings of the Seventh International Symposium. Briggs, M. J. & McCormick, M. E. (eds.). p. 28-34 7 p. (Livestock Environment VII - Proceedings of the Seventh International Symposium).

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

Agriculture
Virtual reality
Engineering technology
Enclosures
User interfaces

The Pennsylvania State University Nanofabrication Facility and the National Science Foundation National Nanotechnology Infrastructure Network (NSF NNIN): Enabling micro and nanotechnology based economic development

Catchmark, J. M., Dec 1 2005, Proceedings - 2005 International Symposium on Microelectronics, IMAPS 2005. p. 463-466 4 p.

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

Nanotechnology
Economics
2004

Experimental study of tillage tool-soil-straw interaction

Liu, J., Chen, Y. & Lobb, D. A., 2004, ASAE Annual International Meeting 2004. p. 91-104 14 p.

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

Straw
Soils
Bins
Crops
Textures

Fouling performance of plate heat exchangers using a 2D dynamic model

Jun, S. & Puri, V., 2004, ASAE Annual International Meeting 2004. p. 3697-3712 16 p.

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

Fouling
Heat exchangers
Dynamic models
Deposits
Agglomeration

Structural evaluation of engineered wood composites for naval waterfront facilities

Cofer, W. F., McLean, D. I. & Wolcott, M. P., Dec 1 2004, Ports 2001: America's Ports - Gateways to the Global Economy - Proceedings of the Ports 2001 Conference. (Ports 2001: America's Ports - Gateways to the Global Economy - Proceedings of the Ports 2001 Conference; vol. 108).

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

Wood
Lumber
Composite materials
Plastics
Testing
2002
3 Citations (Scopus)

Evaluation of light uniformity underneath supplemental lighting systems

Both, A. J., Ciolkosz, D. E. & Albright, L. D., Jan 1 2002, IV International ISHS Symposium on Artificial Lighting. International Society for Horticultural Science, p. 183-190 8 p. (Acta Horticulturae; vol. 580).

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

lighting
light intensity
plant characteristics
crops
energy requirements
2000

Creep Behavior of Wood I-Joist and OSB Floor Systems

Wisniewski, B., Manbeck, H. B. & Janowiak, J. J., 2000, 2000 ASAE Annual International Meeting, Technical Papers: Engineering Solutions for a New Century. Vol. 2. p. 3601-3610 10 p.

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

Wood
Creep
Atmospheric humidity
Plywood
Lumber
1 Citation (Scopus)

Evaluation of the effects of forced aeration during phase I mushroom substrate preparation on odor production and microbial heat generation

Labance, S. E., Heinemann, P. H., Miller, F. C., Graves, R. E. & Beyer, D. M., 2000, 2000 ASAE Annual International Meeting, Technical Papers: Engineering Solutions for a New Century. Vol. 2. p. 3863-3882 20 p.

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

Heat generation
Odors
Substrates
Energy balance
Thermal diffusivity
2 Citations (Scopus)

Hyperspectral Input-Based Neural Network Model for Predicting Chlorophyll Status in Corn

Tumbo, S. D., Wagner, D. G. & Heinemann, P. H., 2000, 2000 ASAE Annual International Meeting, Technical Papers: Engineering Solutions for a New Century. Vol. 1. p. 1627-1642 16 p.

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

Chlorophyll
Nitrogen
Neural networks
Backpropagation
Fiber optics

Measurement of percolation during shear

Duffy, S. P. & Puri, V., 2000, 2000 ASAE Annual International Meeting, Technical Papers: Engineering Solutions for a New Century. Vol. 2. p. 3681-3693 13 p.

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

Fertilizers
Textures

Real Time Fuzzy Logic Control of Whole Milk Powder Processing

Koc, A. B., Heinemann, P. H. & Ziegler, G. R., 2000, 2000 ASAE Annual International Meeting, Technical Papers: Engineering Solutions for a New Century. Vol. 2. p. 233-257 25 p.

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

Fuzzy logic
Electric power utilization
Color
Powders
Processing
1999
4 Citations (Scopus)

Dimensionless growth curves as a simple approach to predicting vegetative growth of lettuce

Albright, L. D., Both, A. J., Langhans, R. W. & Fabian, E., Jan 1 1999, III International Workshop on Models for Plant Growth and Control of the Shoot and Root Environments in Greenhouses. International Society for Horticultural Science, p. 293-300 8 p. (Acta Horticulturae; vol. 507).

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

lettuce
root zone temperature
vegetative growth
hydroponics
nutrient solutions
1998
5 Citations (Scopus)

Characterizing evapotranspiration in a greenhouse lettuce crop

Ciolkosz, D. E., Albright, L. D. & Both, A. J., Dec 1 1998, II Modelling Plant Growth, Environmental Control and Farm Management in Proteted Cultivation. Marcelis, L. F. M. (ed.). p. 255-261 7 p. (Acta Horticulturae; vol. 456).

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

lettuce
evapotranspiration
greenhouses
crops
nutrient film technique
1997

Emerging opportunities for low-grade hardwood in glue-laminated timbers

Janowiak, J. J., 1997, Proceedings of the Conference on Eastern Hardwoods, Resources, Technologies, and Markets. Forest Products Soc, p. 60-66 7 p.

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

glulam
Glues
Hardwoods
Timber
hardwood
1994

Development of hardwood glulam timber bridge standards

Manbeck, H. B., Janowiak, J. J., Blankenhorn, P. R. & Labosky, P., Jan 1 1994, Structures Congress XII. Publ by ASCE, p. 1304-1309 6 p. (Structures Congress XII).

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

Hardwoods
Timber
Stiffness
Laminating
Highway bridges
1988
7 Citations (Scopus)

Pesticide and nitrate movement under conservation and conventional tilled plots

Steenhuis, T., Paulsen, R., Richard, T. L., Staubitz, W., Andreini, M. & Surface, J., Dec 1 1988, Unknown Host Publication Title. Publ by ASCE, p. 587-595 9 p.

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

Herbicides
Pesticides
Nitrates
Conservation
Evapotranspiration
1986

POTENTIAL FOOD CHAIN EFFECTS FROM LAND APPLICATION OF SLUDGES.

Elliott, H. A., 1986, Proceedings of Mid-Atlantic Industrial Waste Conference. Technomic Publ Co, p. 357-364 8 p.

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

Sludge disposal
Sewage sludge
Pathogens
Risk assessment
Hazards