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Publications

  1. L. Lower, S. C. Dey, T. Vook, M. Nimlos, S. Park, and W. J. Sagues. 2023. “Catalytic Graphitization of Biocarbon for Lithium-Ion Anodes: A Minireview” ChemSusChem (IF: 9.14) (accepted with revisions)

  2. T. Vook, S. C. Dey, J. Yang, M. Nimlos, S. Park, S. D. Han, and W. J. Sagues. 2023. “Sustainable Li-ion anode material from Fe-catalyzed graphitization of paper waste” Journal of Energy Storage (IF: 8.907) (under review)

  3. J. P. Dees, W. J. Sagues, E. Woods, H. M. Goldstein, A.J. Simon, &  D. L. Sanchez. 2023. “Leveraging the Bioeconomy for Carbon Drawdown” Green Chemistry (IF: 11.034), 25, 2930-2957
    https://doi.org/10.1039/D2GC02483G

  4. W. Peng, H. Bao, Y. Wang, E. Cote, W. J. Sagues, H. H. Weaver, J. Gao, D. Xiao, and Z. Tong. 2023. “Selective Depolymerization of Lignin Towards Isolated Phenolic Acids Under Mild Conditions” ChemSusChem (IF: 9.14)
    https://doi.org/10.1002/cssc.202300750

  5. E. R. Molina, T. Vook, W. J. Sagues, K. Kim, N. Labbé, S. Park, S. S. Kelley. 2023. “Green Needle Coke Production from Pyrolysis Biocrude toward Bio-based Anode Material Manufacture: Biochar Fines Addition Effect as “Physical Template” on the Crystalline Order” ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering (IF: 8.4), 11, 8, 6944-6955
    https://doi.org/10.1021/acssuschemeng.2c06952

  6. L. M. Lower, J. Cunniffe, J. J. Cheng, W. J. Sagues. 2022. "Coupling Circularity with Negativity in Food & Agriculture Systems" Journal of the American Society of Agricultural & Biological Engineers 
    doi: 10.13031/ja.14908

  7. W. J. Sagues,  H. Jameel, D. L. Sanchez, and S. Park. 2020. “Prospects for Bioenergy with Carbon Capture & Storage (BECCS) in the United States Pulp and Paper Industry” Energy & Environmental Science (IF: 33.250), 13, 8, 2243-2261 https://doi.org/10.1039/D0EE01107J

  8. W. J. Sagues, C. A. Assis, P. Hah, D. L. Sanchez, Z. Johnson, M. Acharya, H. Jameel, and S. Park. 2020. “Decarbonizing Agriculture through the Conversion of Animal Manure to Dietary Protein and Ammonia Fertilizer” Bioresource Technology (IF: 5.807), 297

  9. W. J. Sagues, J. Yang, N. Monroe, S. D. Han, T. Vinzant, M. Yung, H. Jameel, M. Nimlos, & S. Park. 2020. “A Simple Method for Producing Bio-Based Anode Materials for Lithium-Ion Batteries” Green Chemistry (IF: 9.405), 22, 7093 – 7108
    https://doi.org/10.1039/D0GC02286A

  10. H. Bao, W. J. Sagues, Y. Wang, W. Peng, L. Zhang, S. Yang, D. Xiao, and Z. Tong. 2020. “Depolymerization of Lignin into Monophenolics by Ferrous/Persulfate Reagent Under Mild Conditions” ChemSusChem (IF: 7.962)
    https://doi.org/10.1002/cssc.202002240

  11. W. J. Sagues, H. Jameel, S. Park, D. L. Sanchez. 2019. “Enhanced Carbon Dioxide Removal from Coupled Direct Air Capture-Bioenergy Systems” Sustainable Energy & Fuels (IF: 4.912), 3, 3135-3146

  12. W. J. Sagues, A. Jain, D. Brown, S. Aggarwal, A. Suarez, M. Kollman, S. Park, D. S. Argyropoulos. 2019. “Are Lignin-Derived Carbon Fibers Graphitic Enough?” Green Chemistry (IF: 9.405), 21, 4253-4265

  13. W. J. Sagues, H. Bao, J. Nemenyi, Z. Tong. 2018. “Lignin-First Approach to Biorefining: Utilizing Fenton’s Reagent and Supercritical Ethanol for the Production of Phenolics and Sugars” ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering (IF: 6.140), 6, 4, 4958-496 https://doi.org/10.1021/acssuschemeng.7b04500

  14. E. Castro, I. U. Nieves, V. Rondon, W. J. Sagues, M. T. Fernandez-Sandoval, L. P. Yomano, S. W. York, J. E. Erickson, W. Vermerris. 2017. “Potential for ethanol production from different sorghum cultivars” Industrial Crops and Products (IF: 3.849), 109, 367-373

  15. K. Gubicza, Z. Barta, I. U. Nieves, W. J. Sagues, K. T. Shanmugam, L. O. Ingram. 2016. “Techno-economic analysis of ethanol production from sugarcane bagasse using a Liquefaction plus Simultaneous Saccharification and Co-Fermentation process” Bioresource Technology (IF: 5.807), 208, 42-48

  16. E. Castro, I. U. Nieves, M. T. Mullinnix, W. J. Sagues, R. W. Hoffman, M.T. Fernandez-Sandoval, Z. Tian, B. Tamang, L. O. Ingram. 2014. “Optimization of dilute-phosphoric-acid steam pretreatment of Eucalyptus benthamii for biofuel production” Applied Energy (IF: 7.900), 125, 76-83

  17. C. C. Geddes, M. T. Mullinnix, I. U. Nieves, R. W. Hoffman, W. J. Sagues, S. W. York, K. T. Shanmugam, J. E. Erickson, W. Vermerris, L. O. Ingram. 2013. “Seed train development for the fermentation of bagasse from sweet sorghum and sugarcane using a simplified fermentation process” Bioresource Technology (IF: 5.807), 128, 716-724

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