Fuels

Demonstration of a Regulatory Method for Aircraft Engine Nonvolatile PM Emissions Measurements with Conventional and Isoparaffinic Kerosene Fuels. P. Lobo, J. Condevaux, Z. Yu, J. Kuhlmann, D.E. Hagen, R.C. Miake-Lye, P.D. Whitefield, D.W. Raper. Energy and Fuels (2016), Vol. 30, No. 9, 7770-7777

Uncertainty Quantification of Aviation Fuel Burn Performance. S. Amaral, E. de la Rosa Blanco, D. Allaire, K. Willcox. September 2016. PARTNER-COE-2016-003

Energy return on investment for alternative aviation fuels. P. Trivedi, H. Olcay, M. Staples, M. Withers, R. Malina, S. Barrett. Applied Energy, Volume 141, 1 March 2015, Pages 167–174.

Environmental and economic assessment of producing hydroprocessed jet and diesel fuel from waste oils and tallow. G. Seber, R. Malina, M. Pearlson, H. Olcay, J. Hileman, S. Barrett. 2014. Biomass and Bioenergy, advance article, online May 19, 2014.

Quantifying the climate impacts of albedo changes due to biofuel production: a comparison with biogeochemical effects. Caiazzo, F.,  Malina, R. , Staples, M. , Wolfe, P. / Yim, S. ,  Barrett, S.  Environmental Research Letters Vol.  9 024015

Lifecycle greenhouse gas footprint and minimum selling price of renewable diesel and jet fuel from fermentation and advanced fermentation production technologies. Staples M, Malina R, Olcay, Pearlson M, Hileman, J,  Boies, A, Barrett  S, accepted for publication at Energy and Environmental Science.

Production of renewable jet fuel range alkanes and commodity chemicals from integrated catalytic processing of biomass. J. Bond, A, Upadhye, H. Olcay, G. Tompsett, J. Jae, R. Xing, D. Alonso, D. Wang, T. Zhang, R. Kumar, A. Foster, A. Sen, C. Maravelias, R. Malina, S. Barrett, R. Lobo, C. Wyman, J. Dumesic, G. Huber. Energy and Environmental  Science, 2014, Vol. 7, pp. 1500-1523

Water consumption footprint and land requirements of large-scale alternative diesel and jet fuel production. M. Staples, M., H. Olcay, R. Malina, P. Trivedi, M. Pearlson, K. Strzepek, S. Paltsev, C. Wollersheim, S. Barrett. 2013. Environmental Science and Technology, Vol. 47 (21), pp. 12557–12565.

Methodology for Calibration of ANGIM Subjected to Atmospheric Uncertainties. LeVine M., Bernardo J. E., Kirby, M., Mavris D., AIAA 2013-4321, 2013 Aviation Technology, Integration, and Operations Conference, Los Angeles, CA, August 12-14. 2013

Lifecycle greenhouse gas footprint and minimum selling price of renewable diesel and jet fuel from fermentation and advanced fermentation production technologies, Staples, M., Malina, R., Olcay, H., Pearlson, M., Hileman, J., Boies, A. ,Barrett, S., accepted for publication at Energy and Environmental Science, DOI: 10.1039/C3EE43655A

Economic and emissions impacts of renewable fuel goals for aviation in the US. Winchester, N., D. McConnachie, C. Wollersheim, I.A. Waitz (2013). Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice, 58, 116-128.

Water consumption footprint and land requirements of large-scale alternative diesel and jet fuel production. M. Staples, M., H. Olcay, R. Malina, P/ Trivedi, M. Pearlson, K. Strzepek, S. Paltsev, C. Wollersheim, S. Barrett. 2013. Environmental Science and Technology, Vol. 47 (21), pp. 12557–12565.

Production of renewable jet fuel range alkanes and commodity chemicals from integrated catalytic processing of biomass. J. Bond, A, Upadhye, H. Olcay, G. Tompsett, J. Jae, R. Xing, D. Alonso, D. Wang, T. Zhang, R. Kumar, A. Foster, A. Sen, C. Maravelias, R. Malina, S. Barrett, R. Lobo, C. Wyman, J. Dumesic, G. Huber, Energy Environ. Sci., 2014. Accepted Manuscript DOI:10.1039/C3EE43846E.

Water consumption footprint and land requirements of large-scale alternative diesel and jet fuel production, Staples, M., Olcay, H., Malina, R., Trivedi, P.,  Pearlson, M.,  Strzepek, K., Paltsev, S, Wollersheim, C.,  Barrett, S. Environmental Science and Technology (2013).

Market Cost of Renewable Jet Fuel Adoption in the United States, Winchester, Dominic McConnachie, Wollersheim, Waitz. A PARTNER Project 31 report. March 2013. Report No. PARTNER-COE-2013-001. Download (pdf 1.5M)

A techno-economic review of hydroprocessed renewable esters and fatty acids for jet fuel production, Pearlson, Wollersheim, Hileman.Biofuels, Bioproducts and Biorefining, Volume 7, Issue 1, pages 89–96, January/February 2013

Environmental Cost-Benefit Analysis of Ultra Low Sulfur Jet Fuel. Christopher K. Gilmore, Steven R. H. Barrett, Steve H. L. Yim, Lee T. Murray, Stephen R. Kuhn, Amos P. K. Tai, Robert M. Yantosca, Daewon W. Byun, Fong Ngan, Xiangshang Li, Jonathan I. Levy, Akshay Ashok, Jamin Koo, Hsin Min Wong, Olivier Dessens, Sathya Balasubramanian, Gregg G. Fleming, Matthew N. Pearlson, Christoph Wollersheim, Robert Malina,, Sarav Arunachalam, Francis S. Binkowski, Eric M. Leibensperger, Daniel J. Jacob, James I. Hileman, Ian A. Waitz The PARTNER Project 27 Final Report. Report No. PARTNER-COE-2011-006 Download (pdf 8.5M)

Comparison of PM Emissions from a Commercial Jet Engine burning Conventional, Biomass, and Fischer-Tropsch Fuels, Lobo, P., Hagen, D.E., and Whitefield, P.D., Environmental Science and Technology (2011), Vol. 45, No. 24, 10744-10749

Impact of Non-CO2 Combustion Effects from Aviation on the Climate Change Mitigation Potential of Synthetic Paraffinic Kerosene, Stratton, Wolfe and Hileman, Environmental Science and Technology, 45 (24), pp 10736–10743, 2011

Quantifying Variability in Life Cycle Greenhouse Gas Inventories of Alternative Middle Distillate Transportation Fuels, Stratton, R.W., Wong, H.M., and Hileman, J.I., Environmental Science & Technology 45 (10), 4637-4644, 2011.

Energy and Environmental Viability of Select Alternative Jet Fuel Pathways, Carter, N.A., Stratton, R.W., Bredehoeft, M.K., and Hileman, J.I., 47th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference & Exhibit, San Diego, CA, August 2011. Download (pdf. 2.6M)

Energy Content and Alternative Jet Fuel Viability, Hileman J.I., Stratton, R.W., and Donohoo, P.E., Journal of Propulsion and Power, Vol. 26, No. 6, pp. 1184-1196, 2010. doi: 10.2514/1.46232. Download (pdf 3.9M)

Combustion Products of Petroleum Jet Fuel, a Fischer-Tropsch Fuel, and a Biomass Fatty Acid Ester Fuel for a Gas Turbine Engine, Timko, M. T.; Herndon, S. C.; de la Rosa Blanco, E.; Wood, E. C.; Yu, Z.; Miake-Lye, R. C.; Knighton, W. B.; Shafer, L.; DeWitt, M.; Corporan, E., Combustion Science and Technology (2011), Vol.183, 1039–1068

Life Cycle Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Alternative Jet Fuels (Version 1.2). Russell W. Stratton, Hsin Min Wong, James I. Hileman. A PARTNER Project 28 report. June 2010. Report No. PARTNER-COE-2010-001 Download (pdf 5.3M)

The Aviation Fuel Life Cycle Assessment Working Group, "Framework and Guidance for Estimating Greenhouse Gas Footprints of Aviation Fuels," Air Force Research Laboratory Report AFRL-RZ-WP-TR-2009-2206, April 2009. Download (pdf 3M)

Estimating Life Cycle Greenhouse Gas Emissions From Alternative Jet Fuels. Presented at the ICAO Conference on Aviation and Alternative Fuels, 16 - 18 November 2009, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Download (pdf 86K)

Comparison of Life Cycle Ghg Emissions From Select Alternative Jet Fuels. Presented at the ICAO Conference on Aviation and Alternative Fuels, 16 - 18 November 2009, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Download (pdf 2.9M)

Near-Term Feasibility of Alternative Jet Fuels. James I. Hileman, David S. Ortiz, James T. Bartis, Hsin Min Wong, Pearl E. Donohoo, Malcolm A. Weiss, Ian A. Waitz. Report No. PARTNER-COE-2009-001. Final report of PARTNER Project 17. October 2009. Download (pdf 1.5M)

U.S. Fuel Trends Analysis. Presented at the Fourth Meeting of the Group on International Aviation and Climate Change (GIACC/4-I/P12), 25-27 May 2009, Montréal, Canada. Download (.pdf 7.9M)