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Juan Luis Jurat-Fuentes
Associate Professor
Insect physiology and molecular pathology

 

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Biofuel Refinery Groundbreaking 
Many believe America must find new ways to create energy and fuel. UT recently started construction on a biorefinery to research the manufacture of biofuels from agricultural products.


 

Recent Publications

Assessing multimetric aspects of sustainability: Application to a bioenergy crop production system in East Tennessee.  E.S. Parish, V. Dale, B. C. English, s. Jackson, and D. D. Tyler.  2016.  Ecoshere, 7(2):e01206. 10.1002/ecs2.1206.

Projected Changes in Stream System Nitrogen Runoff Associated with a Mature Cellulosic Ethanol Industry in the Southeastern United States Lambert, D. M., C. Cavasos, B. S. Wilson, C. D. Clark, and B. C. English.  2016.  Land Use Policy, 56:291302.

Analyzing Economic and Environmental Performance of Switchgrass Biofuel Supply Chains Yu, T. E., B. C. English, L. He, J. A. Larson, j. Calcagno, J. Fu, and B. S. Wilson.  2016.  Bioenergy Research, Volume 9, pp. 566-577.

Assessing Multimetric Aspects of Sustainability: Application to a Bioenergy Crop Production System in East TN.  Parish, E. S., V. H. Dale, B. C. English, S. W. Jackson, and D. D. Tyler.  2014.  Poster presented and abstracts published for, Integrated Biomass Supply System Annual Meeting, Knoxville, TN. October 8-9, 2014.

Expression of an endoglucanase from Tribolium castaneum (TcEG1) in Saccharomyces cerevisiae Shirley, D., C. J. Oppert, T. Reynolds, B. Miracle, B. Oppert, W. E. Klingeman, and J. L. Jurat-Fuentes.  2014.  Insect Science, 21(5): 609-618.

Genetic variation in ethanol yield of lowland switchgrass.  Hentchel, J., and H. Bhandari.  2013.  Abstract of poster presented in CSSA internationa Annual Meeting (Nov 3-6, 2013) Tampa, FL.

Will Concentration In Skilled Labor Impact the Site Selection Decision of Cellulosic Ethanol Facilities?.  Lambert, D. M., R. J. Menard, B. S. Wilson, K. L. Jensen, T. E. Yu, C. D. Clark, and B. C. English.  2013.  The 60th North American Regional Science Conference, November 13-16th, 2013, Atlanta, GA..

Effect of Dry Matter Loss on Profitability of Outdoor Storage of Switchgrass Mooney, D.F., J. A. Larson, B. C. English, and D. D. Tyler.  2012.  Biomass and Bioenergy 44(2012):33-41 (DOI:10.1016/j.biombioe.2012.04.008).

Economic Impacts of a Cellulosic Ethanol Processing Facility in Tennessee.  English, B. C., K. L. Jensen, and R. J. Menard.  2011.  BEAG Industry Brief.

Economic Impacts of the Poet Project Liberty Cellulosic Ethanol Facility.  English, B. C., K. L. Jensen, D. M. Lambert, and R. J. Menard.  2011.  BEAG Industry Brief.

Economic Impacts of the Fiberight Cellulosic Ethanol Facility.  English, B. C., K. L. Jensen, D. M. Lambert, and R. J. Menard.  2011.  BEAG Industry Brief.

Optimal Draw Area and Feedstock Delivery Schedule of Biorefineries in the Southeast U.S. Based on Least Cost and Producers Willingness to Plant a Dedicated Energy Crop.  Tu, Wen  2011.  Ph.D. Dissertation.