Biofuels and Bioproducts

Acetylation of Corn Distillers Dried Grains
Reddy, N.,  Hu, C., Yan, K., & Yang, Y., (2011).  Applied Energy, 88, 1664-1670.

A New Dehydrogenase from Clostridium acetobutylicum for Asymmetric Synthesis: Dynamic Reductive Kinetic Resolution Entry into the Taxotere Side Chain
Applegate, G.A., Cheloha, R.W.,  Nelson, D.L., &  Berkowitz; D.B., (2011).  Chemical Communications, 47, 2420-2422.

A Novel Method for the Production of Biodiesel from the Whole Stillage-Extracted Corn Oil
Noureddini, H.,  Bandlamudi, S.R.P., & Guthrie, E. A. (2009). Journal of the American Oil Chemical Society, 86, 83-91.

Anaerobic Digestion of Finishing Cattle Manure
Watson, A.K., Erickson, G.E, Klopfenstein, T.J., Fernando, S.C., & Harding, J. L., (2013). Nebraska Beef Cattle Report

BIOFUELS (book chapter)
Demirel, Y. (2018) 1.22 Biofuels. In: Dincer, I. (ed.), Comprehensive Energy Systems. vol. 1, pp. 875–908. Oxford, Elsevier

Carbon and Acyl Chain Flux During Stress-Induced Triglyceride Accumulation by Stable Isotopic labeling of the Polar Micr4oalga Coccomyxa subellipsoidea C169
Allen, J. W.;  DiRusso, CC; and Black, PN, 2016 , J. of Biological Chemistry, Published November 30, 2016, doi: 10.1074/jbc.M116.760843

Cattle Code: Coproduct Optimizer Decision Evaluator
Buckner, C.D., Mark, D.R., Bremer,  V.R.,  & Erickson; G.E., (August 2008). Journal of Extension, 46 (4), Tools of the Trade, 4TOT6.

Characterization of Carboxylic Acid Reductases for Biocatalytic Synthesis of Industrial Chemicals
Kramer,L., Hankore, E.D., Liu, Y., Liu,K., Jimenez, E., Guo, J.,  & Niu, W. (2018).  ChemBioChem, 19, 1452-1460.

Characterization of Three Chlorella sorokiniana Strains in Anaerobic Digested Effluent from Cattle Manure
Kobayashi, N.,  Noel, E.A., Barnes,  A.,  Watson, A., Rosenberg,  J.N., Erickson, G., & Oyler, G.A., (2013).  Bioresource Technology, 377-386.

Chemical Activation of Carbon Nano-onions for High-Rate Supercapacitor Electrodes
Gao, Y. , Zhou, Y.S., Qian, M., He, X. N., Redepenning, J., Goodman, P.,  Li, H.M., Jiang L., & Lu, Y. F., (2013).  Carbon, 51, 52-58.

Chemical and Sensory Properties of Beef of Known Source and Finished on Wet Distillers Grains Diets Containing Varying Types and Levels of Roughage
Jenschke, B.E., Benton, J.R., Calkins, C.R.,  Carr, T.P. , Eskridge, K.M.,  Klopfenstein, T.J., & Erickson G.E., (2008).  Journal of Animal Science, 86, 949-959.

Comparing Different Drying Methods for Distillers Grains and its Effects on Feedlot Cattle Performance
B.L. Nuttelman, W.A. Griffin, G. Erickson, T. Klopfenstein; Nebraska Beef Cattle Reports, Paper 621

Comparing Dry, Wet, or Modified Distillers Grains Plus Solubles on Feedlot Cattle Performance
Nuttleman,B.L., Griffin, W.A., Benton, J.R.,  Erickson, G.E. & Klopfenstein,T.J., (2011)  Nebraska Beef Cattle Report, Paper 621.

Contemporary Issues in Thermal gasification of Biomass and its Application to Electricity and Fuel Production
Wang, L., Weller, C.L., Jones, D.D., & Hanna, M.A., (2008).  Biomass and Bioenergy, 32, 573-581.

Defect Engineering in Cubic Cerium Oxide Nanostructures for Catalytic Oxidation
Lawrence, N.J., Brewer, J.R., Wang, L. , Wu, T-S., Wells-Kingsbury J., Ihrig, M.M., Wang, G., Soo,Y-L.,  W-Mei, N., & Cheung; C.L, (2011).   Nano Letters, 11, 2666-2671.

Dilute-acid Pretreatment of Distillers’ Grains and Corn Fiber
Noureddini, H. &  Byun, J., (2010).  Bioresource Technology, 101, 1060-1067.

Distiller’s Grains and Livestock are Important to Ethanol Energy and Greenhouse Gas Balance
Bremer, V.R., Liska, A.J , Yang, H.S., Walters, D.T., Erickson, G.E., Klopfenstein, T.J., Koelsch, R.K., & K.G. Cassman, Nebraska Beef Cattle Reports, Paper 551

Economics for Feeding Distillers Grains to Finishing Cattle
Buckner, C. D., Klopfenstein,T., Erickson, G., Bremer, V. R.,  &  Mark; D.,  Nebraska Beef Cattle Reports, Paper 604

Effect of Corn Processing in Finishing Diets Containing Wet Distillers Grains on Feedlot Performance and Carcass Characteristics of Finishing Steers
Vander PolK, J.,  Greenquist, M. A., Erickson, G. E., Klopfenstein, T. J.,  &  Robb, T., (2008). The Professional Animal Scientist, 24, 439-444

Effect of Distillers’ Grains Moisture and Inclusion Level in Livestock Diets on Greenhouse Gas Emissions in the Corn-Ethanol-Livestock Life Cycle
Bremer,V R.  Watson, A. K.,  Liska, A. J., Erickson, G. E., . Cassman, K.G,  Hanford, K. J.  & Klopfenstein, T.J., (2011).  The Professional Animal Scientist, 27, 449-455.

The Effect of Drying Distillers Grains on Nutrient Metabolism
Nuttleman, B. L., Rolfe, K. M.,  Erickson, G.,&  Klopfenstein, T. (2011). Nebraska Beef Cattle Reports,  Paper 620.

Effect of Prebreeding Body Weight or Progestin Exposure before Breeding on Beef Heifer Performance through the Second Breeding Season
Martin, J. L., Creighton, K. W.,  Musgrave, J. A.,  Klopfenstein, T.J., Clark, R. T., Adams, D. C.,  & Funston; R.N., (2008).  Journal of Animal Science, 86, 451-459.

Emissions Savings in the Corn-Ethanol Life Cycle from Feeding Coproducts to Livestock
Bremer, V. R.,  Liska, A.J.,  Klopfenstein, T. J.,  Erickson, G. E., Yang, H. S.,  Walters, D. T , & Cassman, K. G.  (2010). Journal of Environmental Quality,39, 472-482.

Enantioselective, Ketoreductase-Based Entry into Pharmaceutical Building Blocks: Ethanol as Tunable Nicotinamide Reductant 
Broussy, S.,  Cheloha ,R. W.,  & Berkowitz, D. B., (2009).  Organic Letters,11(2), 305-308.

Evaluation of Dry Distillers Grains Plus Solubles Inclusion on Performance and Economics of Finishing Beef Steers
Buckner, C. D., Mader, T. L., Erickson, G. E., Colgan, S. L., Mark, D. R.,  Bremer, V. R.,  Karges, K. K., & Gibson, M.L, (2008).  The Professional Animal Scientist, 24, 404-410.

Feeding Corn Milling Byproducts to Feedlot Cattle
Klopfenstein, T. J.,  Erickson, G. E.,  & Bremer; V. R.m (2007).  Veterinary Clinics Food Animal Practice,  23,  223-245.

Feedlot Manure Management Considerations Including Anaerobic Digestion Potential and Mineral Retention
Dissertation by Watson, Andrea K. (2014).  University of Nebraska, 157 pgs.

Formation of Multiscale Surface Structures of Nickel via Above Surface Growth and Below Surface Growth Mechanisms Using Femtosecond Laser Pulses
Zuhlkw, X.A., Anderson, T.P., & Alexander, D.R. (2013).  Optics Express Vol. 21 No. 7, 8460.

Fundamentals of Layered Nanoparticle Covered Pyramidal Structures Formed on Nickel Diring Femtosecond Laser Surface Interactions
Zuhlke, C.A., Anderson, T.P. & Alexander, D.R., (2013).  Applied Surface Science, 283, 648-653.

Hollow Polyhedral Structures in Small Gold-Sulfide Clusters
Pei, Y.,  Shao, N.,  Li, H.,  Jiang, D., &  Zeng, X. C., (2011).  ACS Nano, 5(2), 1441-1449.

Identification and Metabolite Profiling of Chemical Activators of Lipid Accumulation in Green Algae   Wase, N., Tu, B., Allen, J.W., Black, P.N., & DiRusso, C.C. (2017).  Plant Physiology, August 2017, Vol. 174, 2146-2165.

Identification of the Biosynthetic Gene Cluster for the anti-MRSA
Yu, L., Du, F., Chen, X., Zheng, Y., Morton, M., Liu, F., & Du, L. (2020).  ACS Synth Biol. 9, 1989-1997.

Impact of Distillers Grains Moisture and Inclusion Level on Greenhouse Gas Emissions in the Corn-Ethanol-Livestock Life Cycle Report
Bremer, V. R., Liska, A. J., Erickson, G. E., Cassman, K .G., Hanford, K. J.,  & Klopfenstein;T. J., (2011).  Nebraska Beef Cattle Report, MP94,  42-43.

Innovations in Improving Lipid Production: Algal Chemical Genetics
Wase, N., Black, P, & DiRusso, C., (2018) Progress in Lipid Research, doi: 10.1016/j.pliprs.2018.07.001

Interlocked Catenane-Like Structure Predicted in Au24(SR)20
Pei, Y.,  Pal, R.,  Liu, C., Gao, Y.,  Zhang, Z., & Zeng, X. C., (2012). Journal of the American Chemical Society, 134,  3015-3024.

In vivo Extraction of Arabidopsis Cell Turgor Pressure Using Nanoindentation in Conjunction with Finite Element Modeling
Forouzesh, E.,  Goel, A.,  Mackenzie, S. A., & Turner, J. A., (2013). The Plant Journal, 73, 509-520.

LeTetR Positively Regulates 3-Hydroxylation of the Antifungal HSAF and Its Analogs in Lysobacter enzymogenes OH11 
Yu, L., Khetrapal, V., Liu, F., & Du, L. (2020), 25, 2286.

Methanogens – Pushing the Boundaries of Biology
Buan, N.R. (2018).  Emerging Topics in Life Sciences, 2, 629-646,

Microalgal Biomass Production and Carbon Dioxide Sequestration from an Integrated Ethanol Biorefinery in Iowa: A Technical Appraisal and Economic Feasibility Evaluation
Rosenberg, J.N., Mathias, A., Korth, K., Betenbaugh, M.J. & Oyler, G.A. (2011), Biomass and Bioenergy 36, 3865-3876.

Microbial Community Shifts During Anaerobic Digestion of Finishing Cattle Manure with and without Distillers Grains in the Diet (abstract)
Fiore, N.D., Dunigan, D.D., Shaffer, J.J., Roberts, R., Antony-Babu, S., Plantz, B.A., Nickerson, K. W., Benson, A.K. Weber, K. A., (2019).  Microbiology Resource Announcements 8:300063-19.

Optimization and Economic Evaluation of Industrial Gas Production and Combined Heat and Power Generation from Gasification of Corn Stover and Distillers Grains
Kumar, A., Demirel, Y., Jones, D. D., & Hanna, M. A., (2010).  Bioresources Technology, 10(10), 3696-3701.

Performance and Digestibility Characteristics of Finishing Diets Containing Distillers Grains, Composites of Corn Processing Coproducts, or Supplemental Corn Oil
Vander PolK, J., Luebbe, M. K. ,  Crawford, G. I., Erickson, G. E, & Klopfenstein, T. J., (2009). Journal of Animal Science, 87, 639-652.

Simulation of Corn Stover and Distillers Grains Gasification with Aspen Plus
Kumar, A.,  Noureddini, H.,  Demirel, Y., Jones, D. D., & Hanna, M. A.,  (2009).  Transactions of the ASABE, 52(6), 1989-1991.

Spermidine-Regulated Biosynthesis of Heat-Stable Antifungal Factor (HSAF) in Lysobacter enzymogenes OH11
Chen, Y., Yu, L. Liu, F., Du, L.  (2018).  Frontiers in Microbiology 9: 2894.

Stagewise Dilute Acid Pretreatment and Enzyme Hydrolysis of Distillers’ Grains and Corn Fiber
Noureddini, H., Byun, J., & Yu, T-J., (2009).   Applied Biochemistry Biotechnology, 159, 553-567.

Steam–Air Fluidized Bed Gasification of Distillers Grains: Effects of Steam to Biomass Ratio, Equivalence Ratio and Gasification Temperature
Kumar, A., Eskridge,  K., Jones, D. D., &  Hanna, M. A., (2009).  Bioresource Technology, 100,  2062-2068.

Structure Evolution of Gold Cluster Anions Between the Planar and Cage Structures by Isoelectronic Substitution: Aun(n=13-15) and MAun (n=12-14; M=Ag, cu)
Pal, R., Wang, L-M., Huang, W., Wang, L-S., & Zeng; X. C., (2011).  The Journal of Chemical Physics, 134, 054306-1-054306-7

Synthesis and Characterization of Highly Flexible Thermoplastic Films from Cyanoethylated Corn Distillers Dried Grains with Solubles
Hu, C., Reddy, N., Yan, K., & Yang, Y.,  (2011). Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, 59,1723-1728.

Synthesis of (S)-Profens
Friest,J.A., Maezato, Y.,  Broussy, S.,   & Berkowitz, D. B.,  (2010).  Journal of the American Chemical Society, 132,5930-5931.

Synthetic Redesign of Plant Lipid Metabolism
Haslam, R. P. , Sayanova, O., Kim, H.J., Cahoon, E.B., Napier, J.A. (2016). The Plant Journal, doi: 10.1111/tpj. 13172

Technical and Economical Analyses of Combined Heat and Power Generation from Distillers Grains and Corn Stover in Ethanol Plants
Wang, L.,  Hanna, M. A., Weller, C. L., & Jones, D. D., (2009). Energy Conversion and Management,  50, 1704-1713.

Thermal Degradation Kinetics of Distillers Grains and Solubles in Nitroben and Air – Energy Sources, Part A
Wang, L.,  Kumar, A., Hanna, M. A., Weller, C. L., &  Jones, D. D., (2009). Energy Sources, Part A,  31,  797-806.

Thermochemical Biomass Gasification: A Review of the Current Status of the Technology
Kumar, A., Jones, D. D., & Hanna, M. A., (2009).  Energies, 2,  556-581.

Thermogravimetric Characterization of Corn Stover as Gasification and Pyrolysis Feedstock
Kumar, A., Wang, L.,  Dzenis, Y. A.,  Jones, D. D., & Hanna, M. A., (2008).  Biomass and Bioenergy, 32, 460-467.

Use of Distillers By-Products in the Beef Cattle Feeding Industry
Klopfenstein, T. J, Erickson, G. E.,  & Bremer, V. R.; (2008).  Journal of Animal Science, 86, 1223-1231

Use of a Robust Dehydrogenase from an Archael Hyperthermophile in Asymmetric Catalysis – Dynamic Reductive Kinetic Resolution Entry into (S)-Profens – Invited
Friest, J. A.,  Maezato, Y., Broussy, S., Blum, P., & Berkowitz, D. B., (2010).  JACS Communications, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 132, 5930-5931.

Utilization of Dried Distillers Grains for Developing Beef Heifers
Martin, J. L.,  Cupp, A. S., Rasby, R. J., Hall, Z. C. & Funston; R. N. (2007).  Journal of Animal Science,  85, 2298-2303.

Viscoelastic Properties of Cell Walls of Single Living Plant Cells Determined by Dynamic Nanoindentation
Hayot, C. M.,  Forouzesh, E., Goel, A.,  Avramova Z., & TurnerJ.A., (2012).  Journal of Experimental Botany, 16,  2525-2540.