Conference Presentations

 

Biofuels             Energy and Environment             Wind Energy

 

                                                 Total of 168 Presentations

 

Biofuels

  1. Tillmutt, Kamau; Biney, Paul, “Processing of Biomass into Biofuels”, Poster presentation, Presented on February 14, 2011. Bibliography: Undergraduate Research Day in the State Capitol, Austin, Texas.
  2. Elizabeth Wallace and Michael Gyamerah., “Process selection for bio-oil production and upgrading to transportation fuel”. LASMP Symposium Poster Presentation. March, 2011, Prairie View A & M University.
  3. Wallace, Elizabeth; Gyamerah, Michael, “Process Selection for Bio-oil Production and upgrading to transportation fuel”. LASMP Symposium Poster Presentation. March, 2011, Prairie View A & M University.
  4. Kristian Roopwah, Dr. P.O. Biney, “Analysis of Biomass for Biofuel Production”, Poster presented at the Louis Stokes. Alliances for Minority Participation (LSAMP) Symposium, Corpus Christi, Texas, March 2012.
  5. Joshua Budu, Paul O. Biney, and Michael Gyamerah; “Biofuels from Biomass: The Current State of Conversion Technologies”. Paper presented at the CREST-RESSACA Environmental and Energy Sustainability Conference in Houston, April 26-27, 2012.
  6. Ashley Merritt, Paul O. Biney, Michael Gyamerah, “Compositional Analysis of Biomass Feedstock”. A poster presented at the CREST-RESSACA Environmental and Energy Sustainability Conference in Houston, April 26-27, 2012.
  7. Renee Kendrick; Michael Gyamerah, Paul O. Biney; “Catalytic Pyrolysis of Wood Biomass for the Production of Bio-oil”. Poster presentation at the CREST-RESSACA Environmental and Energy Sustainability Conference in Houston, April 26-27, 2012.
  8. Joshua Budu, Michael Gyamerah, Paul Biney, “Determination of biomass Extractives and Ionic Compositional Analysis of Water Soluble Biomass Extractives”, Texas A & M University System 11th Annual Pathways Student Research Symposium, Kingsville, Texas, November 8, 2013.
  9. Eudel Dilworth, Damion Grant, Michael Gyamerah, “The Production of Biodiesel by Alkali-Catalyzed Transesterification of Non-Edible Weed Seed Oil”, Texas A & M University System 11th Annual Pathways Student Research Symposium, Kingsville, Texas, November 8, 2013.
  10. Damion Grant, Eudel Dilworth, Michael Gyamerah, “The Production of Biodiesel from Non-Edible Weed Seed Oil by Enzyme-Catalyzed Transesterification”, Texas A & M University System 11th Annual Pathways Student Research Symposium, Kingsville, Texas, November 8, 2013.
  11. Magen Norwood, Paul O. Biney, Michael Gyamerah, “Determination of Carbon, Hydrogen, Nitrogen, Sulfur, Oxygen Elemental Composition and Moisture Content of Biomass for Biofuels Research”, Texas A&M University System 11th Annual Pathways Student Research Symposium, Kingsville, Texas, November 8, 2013.
  12. Ashley Merritt, Paul O. Biney, Michael Gyamerah “Multistage Model for Biomass Pyrolysis Using Thermogravimetric Data”, Texas A&M University System 11th Annual Pathways Student Research Symposium, Kingsville, Texas, November 8, 2013.
  13. Kamau Tillmutt, Paul O. Biney, Michael Gyamerah, “A Novel Batch Pyrolysis Reactor Designed to Improve Yield and Quality of Bio-oil”, Texas A&M University System 11th Annual Pathways Student Research Symposium, Kingsville, Texas, November 8, 2013.
  14. Bruna Menezes, Michael Gyamerah, Paul O. Biney, “A Kinetic Study of Biomass Decomposition Using Thermogravimetric Analysis”, Texas A & M University System 11th Annual Pathways Student Research Symposium, Kingsville, Texas, November 8, 2013.
  15. Kayla Robinson, Joshua Budu, Michael Gyamerah, Paul O. Biney, “A Rapid Method for Carbohydrate Analysis Using High-Performance Anion-Exchange Chromatography (HPAE) Coupled With Pulsed Amperometric Detection (PAD)”, Texas A & M University System 11th Annual Pathways Student Research Symposium, Kingsville, Texas, November 8, 2013.
  16. Ananda S. Amarasekara, “Single reactor conversion of biomass to furanic biocrude oils”, Invited Presentation, World Renewable Energy Congress, WREC XIII, Kingston University, London, UK. August 3-8, 2014.
  17. Ananda S. Amarasekara, “Ionic liquid based artificial cellulase type catalysts”, Invited Presentation, Med Green Forum, Florence, Italy August 26-28, 2015.
  18. Ananda S. Amarasekara, “Ionic liquid based artificial cellulase type catalysts for cellulosic ethanol process”, Invited Presentation: International Symposium on Alcohol Fuels (ISAF 2015), Gwangju, South Korea. March 11-13, 2015.
  19. Jaron Mackey, Bruna Menezes Mercy Ampaw-Asiedu, Jaycelyn Jefferson Abdoul Zampaligre, Michael Gyamerah, “Fermentation of simulated lignocellulosic hydrolysates using mixtures of authentic pentose and hexose sugars” Texas A & M University System 12th Annual Pathways Student Research Symposium, Corpus Christi, Texas, 10/23/2015.
  20. Kemi Animashaun, Caren Sims, Abdoul Zampaligre and Michael Gyamerah “Extraction and characterization of switchgrass and alfalfa seed oils as potential feedstocks for biodiesel production”. 2016 TAMUS LASMP Symposium, Corpus Christi, Texas, April 22, 2016
  21. Ananda S. Amarasekara, “Artificial cellulase type catalysts for cellulosic ethanol process”, 24th European Biomass Conference & Exhibition, Amsterdam, Netherland, June 6-9, 2016.
  22. Ananda S. Amarasekara “Ionic liquid based artificial cellulase type catalysts for cellulosic ethanol process”, BioEnergy, Rome, Italy, June 13-15, 2016.
  23. Ananda S. Amarasekara, “Ionic liquid based artificial cellulase type catalysts for cellulosic ethanol process”, Frontiers in Biorefining, Simons Island, Georgia, 2016- Conference Nov. 11-16, 2016.
  24. Mercy Ampaw-Asiedu, Jaron Mackey, Michael Gyamerah ” Bioethanol production by fermentation of simulated ionic liquid hydrolyzed lignocellulosic biomass using genetically engineered Zymomonasmobilis AX101″, 43rd Annual Meeting of the National Organization for the Professional Advancement of Black Chemists and Chemical (NOBCChE), Rayleigh, NC, November 8 – 11, 2016
  25. Ananda S. Amarasekara, “Ionic liquid based catalysts for biomass hydrolysis”, International Forest Biorefinery Conference, Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada, May 9-11, 2017.
  26. Ananda S. Amarasekara, “Valerolactone from pyrolysis of calcium salts of levulinic-formic acid mixtures derived from solid cellulosic biomass waste”, 5th International conference on solid waste management. Athens, Greece, June 21-24, 2017.

 

Energy & Environment

  1. Walker, L. and Raghava R. Kommalapati, “2010 Effect of Selected TCMs on the Air Quality of Houston Metro Area”, Poster Presentation, Bibliography: 8th Annual TAMUS Pathways Student Research Symposium, Canyon, TX, October 22-23, 2010.
  2. Olufunki P., Ahmed I. and Raghava R. Kommalapati, “Impact of Various forms of energy on Ozone Concentration Levels”, Poster Presentation, Bibliography: 8th Annual TAMUS Pathways Student Research Symposium, Canyon, TX, October 22-23, 2010.
  3. Anighoro, Omo and Raghava R. Kommalapati, “HGB Area Ozone Simulation/Analysis Using CAMx”, Presented at the 9th Annual TAMUS Pathways Student Research Symposium, College Station, TX, November 11, 2011.
  4. Joseph Issa, Raghava R Kommalapati, Huque, Z., Harby, D., “Modeling of Vehicle Emission Reductions Utilizing Alternative Fuels for Houston, TX”, Presented at the 9th Annual TAMUS Pathways Student Research Symposium, College Station, TX, November 11, 2011.
  5. Anighoro, Omo and Raghava R. Kommalapati, “Use of Comprehensive Air Quality Model with Extensions (CAMx) to Study Environmental Impact of Energy Technologies”, AMIE conference, Prairie View, TX, September 7-9, 2011.
  6. Shahzeb Sheikh, Zhihua Liang, Ziaul Huque, and Raghava Kommalapati, “Greenhouse Gases Emission Reductions of Transportation Vehicles Utilizing Alternative Bio-Fuels for Houston Area of Texas”, SHPE National Conference 2012, Fort Worth, TX, November 14 – 18, 2012.
  7. Pegdwende Kafando, Zhihua Liang, Ziaul Huque, and Raghava Kommalapati, “Life Cycle Analysis of Emissions and Energy inputs for Wind Energy”, SHPE National Conference, Fort Worth, TX, November 14 – 18, 2012.
  8. Samarita Sarker, Sunny Anighoro, Zhihua Liang, Ziaul Huque and Raghava Kommalapati, “Comprehensive Analysis of Ozone Emissions Using CAMx Modeling for Houston Galveston and Brazoria Area”, 10th Annual TAMUS Pathways Student Research Symposium, Galveston, TX, November 9–10, 2012.
  9. Fiifi Asah-Opoku1, Zhihua Liang, Ziaul Huque and Raghava Kommalapati, “Radiological Safety Analysis for Sustainable Nuclear Power Generation”, 10th Annual TAMUS Pathways Student Research Symposium, Galveston, TX, November 9–10, 2012.
  10. Jazmyn Sabu, Zhihua Liang, Ziaul Huque and Raghava Kommalapati, “Life Cycle Assessment of CO2Emissions from Power Plants Fueled by Coal and Natural Gas”,10th Annual TAMUS Pathways Student Research Symposium, Galveston, TX, November 9–10, 2012.
  11. Rejo Thomas, Zhihua Liang, and Raghava Kommalapati, “Life Cycle Assessment of Emissions and Energy inputs for Biofuel Production”, 10th Annual TAMUS Pathways Student Research Symposium, Galveston, TX, November 9–10, 2012.
  12. Pegdwende Kafando, Zhihua Liang, Ziaul Huque, and Raghava Kommalapati, “Life Cycle Assessment of Emissions and Energy inputs for Wind Power Generation”, 10th Annual TAMUS Pathways Student Research Symposium, Galveston, TX, November 9–10, 2012.
  13. Shahzeb Sheikh, Zhihua Liang, Ziaul Huque, and Raghava Kommalapati, “GREET Modeling Analysis on Greenhouse Gases Emissions Reductions by Utilizing Alternative Bio-Fuels for Houston Area”, 10th Annual TAMUS Pathways Student Research Symposium, Galveston, TX, November 9–10, 2012.
  14. Omo Sunny Anighoro, Raghava Kommalapati,Ziaul Huque, and Donald Harby, “Simulations of Ozone Levels and Its Limiting Precursors in HGB area Using CAMx”, CREST-RESSACA Environmental and Energy Sustainability Conference, Houston, Texas, April 26-27, 2012.
  15. Jesus Williams, Raghava Kommalapati, Ziaul Huque, and Donald Harby, “Optimal Design of a Portable and Collapsible Wind Turbine Tower Prototype”, CREST-RESSACA Environmental and Energy Sustainability Conference, Houston, Texas, April 26-27, 2012.
  16. Jazmyn Sabu, Raghava Kommalapati,Ziaul Huque, and Donald Harby, “Life Cycle Analysis of Emissions and Energy from Coal and Natural Gas”, CREST-RESSACA Environmental and Energy Sustainability Conference, Houston, Texas, April 26-27, 2012.
  17. Aldo Lopez, Raghava Kommalapati,Ziaul Huque, and Donald Harby, Life Cycle Analysis of Emissions and Energy from Biofuels”, CREST-RESSACA Environmental and Energy Sustainability Conference, Houston, Texas, April 26-27, 2012.
  18. Issa Joseph, Raghava Kommalapati,Ziaul Huque, and Donald Harby, “Life Cycle Analysis of Emissions and Energy from Petroleum Based Fuels, CREST-RESSACA Environmental and Energy Sustainability Conference, Houston, Texas, April 26-27, 2012.
  19. Pegdwende Kafando, Raghava Kommalapati,Ziaul Huque, and Donald Harby, “Life Cycle Analysis of Emissions and Energy inputs from Wind Energy”, CREST-RESSACA Environmental and Energy Sustainability Conference, Houston, Texas, April 26-27, 2012.
  20. Anighoro, O.(Advisor: Kommalapati), “Comparative Assessment of Different Transportation Fuels and Associated Energy and Emissions with both Conventional/Advance Vehicles for Houston Area”, Presented at the 19thAnnual D. D. Eisenhower Transportation Fellowship Program Research Showcase, 2012 TRB Meeting, January 22-24, 2012.
  21. Samarita Sarker, Zhihua Liang, Ziaul Huque, and Raghava Kommalapati, “Impact of Point Sources Emissions on Ozone Formation for Houston Galveston Brazoria (HGB) area”,  Proceedings of the 2ndInternational Conference on Agricultural, Environment and Biological Sciences, Pattaya, Thailand. Peer Reviewed, 17-18, 2013.
  22. Shahzeb Sheikh, Zhihua Liang, Ziaul Huque, and Raghava Kommalapati, “Life Cycle Assessment of Bio-ethanol fuel Emissions for Passenger Cars in Houston Area of Texas”, Proceedings of the 2ndInternational Conference on Agricultural, Environment and Biological Sciences, Pattaya, Thailand. Peer Reviewed, 17-18, 2013.
  23. Samarita Sarker, Zhihua Liang, Ziaul Huque, Raghava Kommalapati, “Processing of Point Source Emission Data Using Emission Processing System (EPS3) for Air Quality Analysis”,  Texas A&M University System 11th Annual Pathways Student Research Symposium, Kingsville, Texas, November 8, 2013.
  24. Fiifi Asah-Opoku, Zhihua Liang, Ziaul Huque, and Raghava Kommalapati, “MCNP Simulation of Different Fuel Grade Materials for Sustainable Nuclear Energy”,  Texas A&M University System 11th Annual Pathways Student Research Symposium, Kingsville, Texas, November 8, 2013.
  25. Patrik Bush, Zhihua Liang, Ziaul Huque, and Raghava Kommalapati, “Life Cycle Inventory Assessment of Emissions and Energy Input of Power Plants Fuelled by Coal and Natural Gas”,  Texas A&M University System 11th Annual Pathways Student Research Symposium, Kingsville, Texas, November 8, 2013.
  26. Shahzeb Sheikh, Zhihua Liang, Ziaul Huque, and Raghava Kommalapati, “Emissions Analysis of the Production of Bio-ethanol Fuel Blends for Passenger Cars”,  Texas A&M University System 11th Annual Pathways Student Research Symposium, Kingsville, Texas, November 8, 2013.
  27. Pegdwende Kafando, Raghava Kommalapati, Ziaul Huque, and Zhihua Liang, “Hydrogen production from Wind Energy for Fuel Cell cars”,  Texas A&M University System 11th Annual Pathways Student Research Symposium, Kingsville, Texas, November 8, 2013.
  28. Javier Bonilla, Zhihua Liang, Ziaul Huque, and Raghava Kommalapati, “Nuclear Power Plants Safety Analysis based on Major Nuclear Accident Evaluations”,  Texas A&M University System 11th Annual Pathways Student Research Symposium, Kingsville, Texas, November 8, 2013.
  29. Gabriella Koenig, Zhihua Liang, Ziaul Huque, and Raghava R. Kommalapati, “Disposal of nuclear waste by Partitioning and Transmutation for sustainable nuclear fuel cycle”, Texas A&M University System 11th Annual Pathways Student Research Symposium, Kingsville, Texas, November 8, 2013.
  30. Raheem Willis and Raghava Kommalapati; “Minimizing Nuclear Waste”; 11th Annual TAMUS Pathways Student Research Symposium, Kingsville, TX, November 9–10, 2013.
  31. Shahzeb Sheikh, Zhihua Liang, Ziaul Huque, and Raghava Kommalapati, “GREET Modeling of Biodiesel from Various Feedstocks and Blends”, SHPE Conference 2013, Indianapolis, IN (Peer Reviewed and student travel was covered by SHPE), October 30 – November 3.
  32. Shahzeb Sheikh, Zhihua Liang, Ziaul Huque, and Raghava Kommalapati, “Simulation of Various Pollutants Emissions from the Production of Soybean based Bio-Diesel Blends”, 85thAnnual National Technical Association Conference, Wilberforce, OH, September 18-20, 2013.
  33. Shahzeb Sheikh, Zhihua Liang, Ziaul Huque, and Raghava Kommalapati, “VOC and NOx Emissions Reductions of Transportation Vehicles Utilizing Alternative Bio-Fuels for Houston Area”, 11th MGE@MSA/Western Alliance (More Graduate Education at Mountain States Alliance/ Western Alliance) Annual Student Research Conference 2013, Tempe, Arizona, March 4, 2013.
  34. Xinhua Shen, Samarita Sarker, Ziaul Huque, and Raghava Kommalapati, “Comparative life cycle assessment of two C4 energy crops for power generation”, Presented at the 248thAmerican Chemical Society National Meeting, San Francisco, California, USA. August 10-14, 2014.
  35. Zhihua Liang, Shahzeb Sheikh, Ziaul Huque, and Raghava Kommalapati, “GREET model simulations of criteria air pollutant emissions from hybrid electric vehicles on alternative fuels”, Proceedings of Air & Waste Management Association 107th Annual Conference & Exhibition. Long Beach, California, USA. Peer Reviewed, June 24-27, 2014.
  36. Samarita Sarker, Zhihua Liang, Xinhua Shen, Ziaul Huque, and Raghava Kommalapati, “Impact of Mobile Source Emissions on Air Quality of East-Texas Using Emission Processing System (EPS3) and CAMx Simulations”, Proceedings of Air & Waste Management Association 107th Annual Conference & Exhibition. Long Beach, California, USA. Peer Reviewed, June 24-27, 2014.
  37. Xinhua Shen, Samarita Sarker, Kyoungsoo Lee, Ziaul Huque, and Raghava Kommalapati, “Impact of current and future transportation on air quality in Houston”, Proceedings of Air & Waste Management Association 107th Annual Conference & Exhibition. Long Beach, California, USA. Peer Reviewed, June 24-27, 2014.
  38. Xinhua Shen, Samarita Sarker, Ziaul Huque, and Raghava Kommalapati, “Analysis of soil moisture in southeast Texas based on NLDAS data”, Proceedings of the Third In-situ and Remote Soil Moisture Sensing Technology Conference. Houston, Texas, USA, March 12-14, 2014.
  39. Chiaka Opara and Raghava Kommalapati,“Treatment of spent water produced from hydraulic fracturing processes”, TAMUS LSAMP 10th Annual Symposium, Houston, Texas, February 13-14, 2014.
  40. Shahzeb Sheikh and Raghava Kommalapati, “GREET modeling of emissions from algae feedstock based bio-diesel production”, TAMUS LSAMP 10th Annual Symposium, Houston, Texas, February 13-14, 2014.
  41. Hongbo Du, Raghava Kommalapati and Ziaul Huque, “Life Cycle Assessment of bioethanol Used in Passenger Cars in Houston” (Paper ID 1215030), 4thInternational conference on Chemical, Ecology, and Environmental Sciences (ICEES 2015), Pattaya (Thailand), December 15-16, 2015.
  42. Xinhua Shen, Samarita Sarker, Huanxin Zhang, Hongbo Du, Ziaul Huque, and Raghava R. Kommalapati, “Assessment of 2012 on-road mobile source episode specific emissions on air quality in Houston”, American Geophysical Union (AGU) Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 14-18, 2015.
  43. Riley Mullins, Xinhua Shen, Hongbo Du, Ziaul Huque, and Raghava R. Kommalapati, “Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions with Advanced Nano-engineered Materials”, Seventh Annual American Chemical Society Undergraduate Research Conference, American Chemical Society Illinois-Iowa Section, St. Ambrose University, Davenport, IA, November 14, 2015.
  44. Travis Burrell, Hongbo Du, Ziaul Huque, Raghava Kommalapati, “Biodiesel Effects on Vehicle Emissions in Houston Studied From Life Cycle Assessment”, Texas A&M University System 12thAnnual Pathways Student Research Symposium, Corpus Christi, Texas, October 22-23, 2015.
  45. Sumal Shah, Hongbo Du, Ziaul Huque, Raghava Kommalapati, “Life Cycle Assessment of Bio-Diesel Fuel Emissions”, Texas A&M University System 12thAnnual Pathways Student Research Symposium, Corpus Christi, Texas, October 22-23, 2015.
  46. Md Tarkik Shahriar, Akhil Kadiyala, Ziaul Huque,Raghava Kommalapati “Analyzing Weekday And Weekend Ozone Concentrations In Houston-Galveston-Brazoria Area During 2012 Summer Episode Using CAMx”, Texas A&M University System 12th Annual Pathways Student Research Symposium, Corpus Christi, Texas, October 22-23, 2015.
  47. Melisa Stewart, Hongbo Du, Raghava Kommalapati “Carbon Capture with A Novel Solid Absorbent of Polyethylenimine Impregnated Titanate Nanotubes”, Texas A&M University System 12thAnnual Pathways Student Research Symposium, Corpus Christi, Texas, October 22-23, 2015.
  48. Kommalapati, S. Sarker, X. Shen, A. Kadiyala, , and Z. Huque, “Examining the Role of Anthropogenic Emissions in Combination with Biogenic Emissions on Air Quality in Houston-Galveston-Brazoria and Dallas-Fort worth Areas”, Presented at the 2015 Air and Waste Management Association Annual conference and Exhibition, Raleigh, NC June 22-16, 2015.
  49. Samarita Sarker, Raghava Kommalapati, and Ziaul Huque, “Ozone Simulations for HGB Area using Different Chemical Mechanisms with CAMx”, Proceedings of the  International Conference on Emerging Trends in Technology and upcoming Research in Computer Science, DAVIM, Faridabad, India April 25, 2015 ( ISBN: 978-81-931039-3-7)
  50. Upadhaya, A. Kadiyala,  R. Kommalapati, and Z. Huque, “Review of the Post-Combustion Carbon Capture Technologies with emphasis on polyethylenimine”, Presented at the 249thAmerican Chemical Society National Meeting, Denver, CO, March 22-26, 2015.
  51. Shahriar, A. Kadiyala,  R. Kommalapati, and Z. Huque, “Analyzing the correlation of volatile organic compounds with ozone formation in the Houston-Galveston-Brazoria area using CAMx”, Presented at the 249th American Chemical Society National Meeting, Denver, CO, March 22-26, 2015.
  52. Arndreya Howard, Hongbo Du, Raghava Kommalapati, “Air Quality Measurement of Poultry Farms”, The Texas A&M University System 13th Annual Pathways Student Research Symposium. November 3-4, 2016.
  53. Esther Armah, Hongbo Du, Raghava Kommalapati, “Life Cycle Analysis of Pollutant and Greenhouse Gas Emissions for Electric Vehicles”, The Texas A&M University System 13th Annual Pathways Student Research Symposium. November 3-4, 2016. (2ndplace recipient)
  54. Cynthia Lewis, Hongbo Du, Raghava Kommalapati, “Titanium Nanomaterials Synthesized via Hydrothermal Treatment”, The Texas A&M University System 13th Annual Pathways Student Research Symposium. November 3-4, 2016.
  55.  Hongbo Du, Raghava Kommalapati, “Evaluation of Emissions from Electricity Generation for Biomass Cofiring with Coal”, The Texas A&M University System 13th Annual Pathways Student Research Symposium. November 3-4, 2016.
  56. Jesuina Chipindula, Hongbo Du, Raghava Kommalapati, “Evaluating the Impact of A Wind Farm In Texas”, The Texas A&M University System 13th Annual Pathways Student Research Symposium. November 3-4, 2016.
  57. Melisa Stewart, Hongbo Du, Raghava Kommalapati, “Carbon Capture with Polyethylenimine Functionalized Titanate Nanotubes”, The Texas A&M University System 13th Annual Pathways Student Research Symposium. November 3-4, 2016.
  58. Sai Pradeep Potluri, Hongbo Du, Raghava Kommalapati, “Produced Water Treatment Using a Forward Osmosis and Reverse Osmosis Hybrid System”, The Texas A&M University System 13th Annual Pathways Student Research Symposium. November 3-4, 2016.
  59. Raghava Kommalapati, Hongbo Du, Sumal Shah, and Ziaul Huque, “Effects of Biodiesel Applications on the Transportation Fleet in Houston”, Air and Waste Management Association (AWMA) 109thAnnual Conference & Exhibition, New Orleans, LA, June 20-23, 2016.
  60. Xinhua Shen, Hongbo Du, Ziaul Huque, and Raghava Kommalapati, “Polyethylenimine Applications in Post Combustion Carbon Capture from Theoretical Study to Experimental Work”, Air and Waste Management Association (AWMA) 109th Annual Conference & Exhibition, New Orleans, LA, June 20-23, 2016.
  61. Raghava Kommalapati, Md. Tarkik Shahriar, Akhil Kadiyala, Hongbo Du, and Ziaul Huque, “Analyzing Weekday and Weekend Ozone Concentrations in Houston-Galveston-Brazoria Area During 2012 Summer Episode using CAMx”, Air and Waste Management Association (AWMA) 109thAnnual Conference & Exhibition, New Orleans, LA, June 20-23, 2016.
  62. Melisa Stewart; Hongbo Du; Raghava R. Kommalapati; Ziaul Huque; Shrabanti Roy; Xinhua Shen; “Post Combustion Carbon Capture Using Polyethylenimine Functionalized Titanate Nanotubes; Crosscutting Research & Rare Earth Elements”, Portfolios Review, Pittsburgh, PA, April 18, 2016.
  63. Tarkik Shahriar, Raghava Kommalapati, Ziaul Huque, and Hongbo Du, “Analysis of pollutant emissions from elevated point sources in the 8-counties of the Houston-Galveston-Brazoria area during 2012 summer episode”, Presented at the 251stAmerican Chemical Society National Meeting and Exposition, San Diego, CA, March 13-17, 2016.
  64. Hongbo Du, Melisa Stewart, Xinhua Shen, and Raghava R. Kommalapati, “Carbon-dioxide capture using polyethylenimine impregnated titanate nanotubes”, Presented at the 251stAmerican Chemical Society National Meeting and Exposition, San Diego, CA, March 13-17, 2016.
  65. Melisa Stewart, Hongbo Du, and Raghava R. Kommalapati, “Carbon (CO2) capture with a novel solid absorbent of polyethyleneimine (PEI) impregnated titanate nanotubes (TNTs)”, Presented at the 2016 Emerging Researchers National (ERN) Conference in STEM, Washington, DC, February 25-27, 2016
  66. Melisa Stewart, Hongbo Du, Raghava Kommalapati, 2017, “Post Combustion Carbon Capture Using Polyethylenimine (PEI) Functionalized Titanate Nanotubes”,  Emerging Researchers National (ERN) Conference in STEM, Washington, D.C., March 2-4, 2017.
  67. Esther Armah, Hongbo Du, Raghava R. Kommalapati, 2017, “Life Cycle Analysis of Pollutant and Greenhouse Gas Emissions for Electric Vehicles”, Emerging Researchers National (ERN) Conference in STEM, Washington, D.C., March 2-4, 2017.
  68. Melisa Stewart, Hongbo Du, Raghava R. Kommalapati, Ziaul Huque, Shrabanti Roy, 2017,  “Post Combustion Carbon Capture Using Polyethylenimine Functionalized Titanate Nanotubes”, National Energy Technology Laboratory Project Review Meeting for Crosscutting Research, Gasification Systems, and Rare Earth Elements Research Portfolios, Pittsburgh, PA, March 20-23, 2017.
  69. Raghava Kommalapati, Hongbo Du, Esther Armah, 2017, “Life Cycle Greenhouse Gases and Pollutants Emissions of Electric Vehicles in the US”, A&WMA 110th Annual Conference & Exhibition, Pittsburgh, PA. June 5-8, 2017.
  70. Xinhua Shen, Hawra Algazwi, Riley Mullins, Tyler Schley, Huanxin Zhang, Hongbo Du, Raghava Kommalapati, “Estimating Surface PM2.5 Using Satellite AOD Observations and the NASA MERRA2 Model Simulations”, A&WMA 110th Annual Conference & Exhibition, Pittsburgh, PA. June 5-8, 2017.
  71. Xinhua Shen, Natalie Gallegos, Riley Mullins, Molly Standard, Hongbo Du, Raghava Kommalapati, “Characterizations of air quality weekend effect in Houston”, Texas. A&WMA 110th Annual Conference & Exhibition, Pittsburgh, PA. June 5-8, 2017.
  72. Iqbal Hossan, Hongbo Du, Raghava Kommalapati. 2017, “Effects of Biomass Cofiring with Coal on Air Quality in the Greater Houston Area”, A&WMA 110th Annual Conference & Exhibition, Pittsburgh, PA. June 5-8, 2017.
  73. Arndreya Howard, Hongbo Du, Venkata S.V. Botlaguduru, Raghava Kommalapati, “Monitoring air Pollutant Emissions from Goat Farm Operations”, Presented at the 14th Annual Texas A&M University System (TAMUS) Pathways Student Research Symposium, November 2-3, 2017.
  74. Mirjalal Babayev, Sai Pradeep, Hongbo Du, Venkata S.V. Botlaguduru, Raghava Kommalapati, “Treatment of Produced Water from Shale Oil Extraction with L-DOPA Coated Forward Osmosis (FO) membranes and Reverse Osmosis (RO) process”, Presented at the 14th Annual Texas A&M University System (TAMUS) Pathways Student Research Symposium, November 2-3, 2017.
  75. Esther Armah, Hongbo Du, Raghava Kommalapati, 2017, “Life Cycle Emissions of Passenger Vehicles Powered by Different Technologies”, Presented at the 14th Annual Texas A&M University System (TAMUS) Pathways Student Research Symposium, November 2-3, 2017.
  76. Cynthia Lewis, Hongbo Du, Raghava Kommalapati, 2017, “Direct Capture of Carbon Dioxide from Ambient Air”, Presented at the 14th Annual Texas A&M University System (TAMUS) Pathways Student Research Symposium, November 2-3, 2017.
  77. Raghava Kommalapati, Jesuina Chipindula, Venkata Botlaguduru, Hongbo Du, Ziaul Huque, “Evaluation of the Life Cycle Environmental Impact of Onshore and Offshore Wind Farms in Texas”, presented at the 4th International Conference on Environmental Systems Research (ICESR 2017), Nanyang View, Singapore, December 14-16, 2017.
  78. Raghava Kommalapati, “Energy and Environmental Sustainability: Outlook, Challenges and Opportunities”, Invited Lecture to more than 250 Civil Engineering students at RVR and JC College of Engineering, Guntur, AP, India, December 22, 2017.
  79. Raghava Kommalapati, “Energy Outlook and Opportunities”, Invited Lecture to Business Group, Organized by NSL Power, Hyderabad, TG, India, December 19, 2017.
  80. Raghava Kommalapati, 2017, Energy and Environmental Sustainability: Where are we Heading?, Invited Keynote speech at the 2nd International Conference on Smart Sustainable Cities, Vijayawada, AP, India, December 28-29, 2017.
  81. Arndreya Howard, Hongbo Du, Raghava Kommalapati, “Life Cycle Emission Analysis of Renewable Diesel and Ethanol-Diesel for Freight Trucks”, Transportation Research Board (TRB) 97th Annual Meeting, Washington D.C., January 7-11, 2018.
  82. Arndreya Howard, Hongbo Du, Venkata Botlaguduru, Raghava Kommalapati, Analysis of Air Pollutant Emissions and Meteorological Impacts at a Goat Farm Operation, 2018 Emerging Researchers National (ERN) Conference in STEM, Washington, D.C., February 22-25, 2018.
  83. Arndreya Howard, Hongbo Du, Raghava Kommalapati, Emission Analysis of Diesel Derived from Biomass used from Hybrid Transportation Fleet, 2018 Tran-SET Conference, New Orleans, LA., April 3-4, 2018.
  84. Arndreya Howard, Hongbo Du, Venkata S.V. Botlaguduru, Raghava Kommalapati, Analysis of Air Emissions from a Goat Farm Operation, 13th Annual Research Symposium, Prairie View A&M University, Prairie View, April 5, 2018.
  85. Mirjalal Babayev, Hongbo Du, Venkata S.V. Botlaguduru, Raghava Kommalapati, The Effect of Pretreatment with L-DOPA Modified Ultrafiltration on the Forward Osmosis for Produced Water Treatment, , 13th Annual Research Symposium, Prairie View A&M University, Prairie View, April 5, 2018.
  86. Esther Armah, Hongbo Du, Raghava Kommalapati, Emissions Analysis of Diesels Derived from Biomass used for Heavy Duty Trucks, 13th Annual Research Symposium, Prairie View A&M University, Prairie View, April 5, 2018.
  87. Cynthia Lewis, Hongbo Du, Raghava Kommalapati, Graphene Grafted Titania/Titanate Nanosheets for Photocatalytic Degradation of Organic Compounds in Produced Water, 13th Annual Research Symposium, Prairie View A&M University, Prairie View April 5, 2018.
  88. Ansaarullah Diop, Arndreya Howard, Hongbo Du, Venkata S.V. Botlaguduru, Raghava Kommalapati, Analysis of Air Emissions at a Goat Farm Operation, 13th Annual Research Symposium, Prairie View, April 5, 2018.
  89. Osayuki Iyawe, Hongbo Du, Raghava Kommalapati, Environmental Impact of Monocrystalline PV System in Texas” 13th Annual Research Symposium, Prairie View, April 5, 2018.
  90. Brittani Turner, Mirjalal Babayev, Hongbo Du, Venkata S.V. Botlaguduru, Raghava Kommalapati, Evaluation of Coagulation and Flocculation as Pretreatment of  Produced Water for COD and Turbidity Reduction,  13th Annual Research Symposium, Prairie View, April 5, 2018.
  91. Cynthia Lewis, Hongbo Du, and Raghava Kommalapati. “Graphene Grafted Titania/Titanate Nanosheets for Photocatalytic Degradation of Organic Compounds in Produced Water”. The 13th Annual Research Symposium at Prairie View A&M University. April 5, 2018.
  92. Esther Armah, Hongbo Du, and Raghava Kommalapati. “Emissions Analysis of diesels Derived from Biomass used for Heavy Duty Trucks”. The 13th Annual Research Symposium at Prairie View A&M University. April 5, 2018.
  93. Osayuki Iyawe, Hongbo Du, and Raghava Kommalapati. “Environmental Impact of Monocrystalline PV System in Texas”. The 13th Annual Research Symposium at Prairie View A&M University. April 5, 2018.
  94. Mirjalal Babayev, Hongbo Du, Venkata S.V. Botlaguduru, and Raghava Kommalapati. “The Effect of Pretreatment with L-DOPA Modified Ultrafiltration on the Forward Osmosis for Produced Water Treatment”. The 13th Annual Research Symposium at Prairie View A&M University. April 5, 2018.
  95. Arndreya Howard, Venkata S.V. Botlaguduru, Hongbo Du and Raghava Kommalapati. “Analysis of Air Pollutant Emissions from a Goat Farm Operation”. The 13th Annual Research Symposium at Prairie View A&M University. April 5, 2018.
  96. Brittani Turner, Mirjalal Babayev, Hongbo Du, Venkata S.V. Botlaguduru, and Raghava Kommalapati. “Evaluation of Coagulation and Flocculation as Pretreatment of Produced Water for COD and Turbidity Reduction”. The 13th Annual Research Symposium at Prairie View A&M University. April 5, 2018.
  97. Ansaarullah R. Diop, Arndreya Howard, Hongbo Du, Venkata S.V. Botlaguduru, and Raghava Kommalapati. “Analysis of Air Emissions at a Goat Farm Operation”. The 13th Annual Research Symposium at Prairie View A&M University. April 5, 2018.
  98. Cythia Lewis, Melisa Stewart, Hongbo Du, Raghava R. Kommalapati, Ziaul Huque, and Shrabanti Roy. “Post Combustion Carbon Capture Using Polyethylenimine (PEI) Functionalized Titanate Nanotubes”. 2018 National Energy Technology Laboratory Project Review Meeting for Crosscutting Research Portfolios, Pittsburgh, PA. April 10-12, 2018.
  99. Esther Armah, Hongbo Du, and Raghava Kommalapati. “Emissions Analysis of diesels Derived from Biomass used for Heavy Duty Trucks”. The 2018 Land Grant Research Symposium at Prairie View A&M University. April 18, 2018.
  100. Osayuki Iyawe, Hongbo Du, and Raghava Kommalapati. “Environmental Impact of Monocrystalline PV System in Texas”. The 2018 Land Grant Research Symposium at Prairie View A&M University at Prairie View A&M University. April 18, 2018.
  101. Mirjalal Babayev, Hongbo Du, Venkata S.V. Botlaguduru, and Raghava Kommalapati. “The Effect of Pretreatment with L-DOPA Modified Ultrafiltration on the Forward Osmosis for Produced Water Treatment”. The 2018 Land Grant Research Symposium at Prairie View A&M University at Prairie View A&M University. April 18, 2018.
  102. Arndreya Howard, Venkata S.V. Botlaguduru, Hongbo Du and Raghava Kommalapati. “Analysis of Air Pollutant Emissions from a Goat Farm Operation”. The 2018 Land Grant Research Symposium at Prairie View A&M University at Prairie View A&M University. April 18, 2018.
  103. Raghava Kommalapati, Arndreya Howard, Hongbo Du, and Venkata Botlaguduru. “Analysis and Development of Emission Factors for Goat Farm Operations”. A&WMA’s 111th Annual Conference & Exhibition. Hartford, CT. June 25-28, 2018.
  104. Raghava Kommalapati, Iqbal Hossan, Hongbo Du and Venkata Botlaguduru. “Air Quality Effects of Biomass Co-firing with Coal at a Houston Area Power Plant”. A&WMA’s 111th Annual Conference & Exhibition. Hartford, CT. June 25-28, 2018.
  105. Raghava Kommalapati,Jesuina Chipindula, Venkata Botlaguduru, and Hongbo Du. “Life Cycle Environmental Impact of Onshore and Offshore Wind Farms in Texas”: Sensitivity Analysis for Material and Manufacturing Stages. A&WMA’s 111th Annual Conference & Exhibition. Hartford, CT. June 25-28, 2018.

 

Wind Energy

  1. Ghizlane Zemmouri, “Two Dimensional CFD Simulations of Untwisted Airfoil for Different Angles of Attack”, Advancing Minorities’ Interest in Engineering (AMIE) Conference, Prairie View A&M University, Prairie View, TX, September 8, 2011.
  2. Monika Patel and Amy Fritz, “Finite Element Analysis of a NREL Phase VI Wind Turbine Blade”, ”, 9th Annual Pathways Student Research Symposium, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX, November 11, 2011.
  3. Ghizlane Zemmouri and Tanzi Judge, “Pareto Optimal Front of two different 2D
    Airfoils”, 9th Annual Pathways Student Research Symposium, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX, November 11, 2011.
  4. Alexis Crawford, “Design of the Shear Stress Sensor for Wind Flow Analysis”, LSAMP Symposium, Prairie View A&M University, February 24-26, 2011.
  5. David Gillie Jr., Christopher Morrison and Isaac Ofuafor, “Wind Turbine Blade Optimization with Specification of Parameters for Wind Turbine Design”, LSAMP Symposium, Prairie View A&M University, February 24-26, 2011.
  6. Alexis Crawford, “Development of a Moiré Sensor to Measure Wind Pressure, Velocity, and Potential Blade Failure for Wind Turbines”, 2ndSTEAM Research Symposium, Prairie View A&M University, Prairie View, Texas, March 4, 2011,
  7. Mahmud Hasan, Ziaul Huque, Donald Harby, and Raghava Kommalapati, “Tapered and Angle of Attack Performance Comparison for Untwisted Blade Wind Turbine”, International Conference in Mechanical Engineering (ICME-11), Dhaka, Bangladesh, December 19-21, 2011.
  8. Donald Harby, Isaac Ofuafor, Ziaul Huque, A.B. Mahmud Hasan and Raghava Kommalapati, “Surrogate Models for Stall Regulated Wind Turbine for Improved Performance Predictions”, International Conference in Mechanical Engineering (ICME-11), Dhaka, Bangladesh, December 19-21, 2011.
  9. Mohammad A. Hossain, Ziaul Huque and Raghava Kommalapati, “Design of Wind Turbine Blade Using Optimized Aerodynamic Simulator”, 10th Annual TAMUS Pathways Student Research Symposium, Galveston, TX, November 9–10, 2012.
  10. Shubarna Khan, Ziaul Huque and Raghava R. Kommalapati,” Aerodynamic Load Analysis of a Pointed Tip Wind Turbine Blade as Function of Taper”, 10thAnnual TAMUS Pathway Student Research Symposium, Galveston, TX, November 9-10, 2012.
  11. Zemmouri, G., Judge, T., Huque, Z., Harby, D.W. and Kommalapati, R., “Optimization of Airfoil Profile for Wind Turbine Blade Using Genetic Algorithm”, CREST-RESSACA Environmental and Energy Sustainability Conference, Houston, Texas, April 26-27, 2012.
  12. Monika Patel, Amy Fritz, Ziaul Huque, Donald Harby and Raghava Kommalapati,
    “Structural Analysis of an NREL Phase VI Wind Turbine Blade With a Pointed Tip Ending at Pitch Axis”, CREST-RESSACA Environmental and Energy Sustainability Conference, Houston, Texas, April 26-27, 2012.
  13. Shrabanti Roy, Mohammad A. Hossain, Kyoungsoo Lee, Ziaul Huque and Raghava R. Kommalapati; “Effects of Deflection on Aerodynamic Load of NREL Phase VI Wind Turbine Blade”; 11th Annual TAMUS Pathways Student Research Symposium, Kingsville, TX, November 9–10, 2013.
  14. Dennis Perry, Kyoungsoo Lee, Ziaul Huque and Raghava R. Kommalapati; “Effects Of Rotation And Blade Taper On Aerodynamic Load Of Pointed Tip NREL Phase VI Wind Turbine Blade”; 11th Annual TAMUS Pathways Student Research Symposium, Kingsville, TX, November 9–10, 2013.
  15. Ebere Ekenna, Raghava R. Kommalapati, Ziaul Huque, Kyoungsoo Lee; “Effects Of Rotation And Pitch Angle On Aerodynamic Load Of Pointed Tip Wind Turbine Blade”; 11th Annual TAMUS Pathways Student Research Symposium, Kingsville, TX, November 9–10, 2013.
  16. Mohammad A. Hossain, Kyoungsoo Lee, Ziaul Huque, Raghava Kommalapati, “Numeric Investigation of Fluid Solid Interaction on Wind Turbine Blade”, Proceedings of the ASME 2013 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, IMECE 2013-65647, San Diego, California, November 15-21, 2013.
  17. Kyoungsoo Lee, Shrabanti Roy, Ziaul Huque, Xinhua Shen, Raghava Kommalapati, “Numerical Aerodynamic Noise Characteristics of NREL Phase VI wind blade using CFD”, Air and Waste Management Association (AWMA) 107th Annual Conference & Exhibition, Long Beach, California, June 24-27, 2014.
  18. Kyoungsoo Lee, Ziaul Huque, Xinhua Shen, Raghava Kommalapati, Sang-Eul Han, “Validation and Application of CFD for Urban City Microenvironment”, Air and Waste Management Association (AWMA) 107th Annual Conference & Exhibition, Long Beach, California, June 24-27, 2014.
  19. Ziaul Huque, Kyoungsoo Lee, Raghava Kommalapati, Shrabanti Roy, Chao Sui, Nazia Munir, “Aero-acoustic Noise Analysis of 3-D Wind Turbine,” International Conference in Mechanical Engineering ICME-15, Dhaka, Bangladesh, December 19-21, 2015.
  20. Ziaul Huque, “Advanced New Design Process for Wind Turbine,” The 2ndInternational Conference in Energy and Environmental Research, Lisbon, Portugal, July 13-14, 2015 (Plenary Speaker).
  21. Fadoua Zemmouri, Mahmood Chowdhury, Ziaul Huque, Raghava Kommalapati, “A study of deformation of a pointed tip blade through FSI analysis”,
  22. Ziaul Huque, Kyoungsoo Lee, Raghava R. Kommalapati, Sang-Eul Han, “3D Parametric Shape Optimization of Simple Wind-blade Using CFD”, ASME Power and Energy 2015, Accepted.
  23. Ziaul Huque, Shrabanti Roy, Kyoungsoo Lee, Raghava R. Kommalapati, “2D CFD simulation of S809 airfoil in pre and post stall region”, ASME Power and Energy 2015, Accepted.
  24. Kyoungsoo Lee, Ziaul Huque, Raghava R. Kommalapati, Sang-Eul Han, “Aircraft Impact and Blast Simulation on Critical National Infrastructures”, ASME Power and Energy 2015, Accepted.
  25. Kyoungsoo Lee, Ziaul Huque, Raghava R. Kommalapati, Sang-Eul Han, “A Study on the Unsteady Aero-acoustic Characteristics of Horizontal Axis Wind Turbine Blade”, ASME Power and Energy 2015, Accepted.
  26. Nazia Binte Munir, Kyoungsoo Lee, Ziaul Huque, Raghava R. Kommalapati, “Evaluation of aerodynamics forces of 3D HAWT blade using CFD”, ASME Power and Energy 2015, Accepted.
  27. Sui Chao, Kyoungsoo Lee, Ziaul Huque, Raghava R. Kommalapati, “CFD predictions on transitional turbulent effects of wind turbine blade”, ASME Power and Energy 2015, Accepted.
  28. Shrabanti Roy, Kyoungsoo Lee, Ziaul Huque, Raghava R. Kommalapati, “Pointed Tip Effect on Aerodynamic Forces for Wind Turbine”, ASME Power and Energy 2015, Accepted.
  29. Sadia Shormin, Kyoungsoo Lee, Nazia Binte Munir, Ziaul Huque and Raghava R. Kommalapati, “3D Parametric Shape Optimization of Simple Wind-blade Using CFD/FSI”, 12th pathway symposium, Oct. 21, 2015, Corpus Christi, Texas.
  30. Nazia Binte Munir, Kyoungsoo Lee, Shrabanti Roy, Sadia Shormin, Ziaul Huque and Raghava R. Kommalapati, “The Aero-dynamic Acoustic Analysis of High Speed Vehicle Using Broadband Noise Source Model”, 12th pathway symposium, Oct. 21, 2015, Corpus Christi, Texas.
  31. Mahmood Sabria Chowdhury, Kyoungsoo Lee, Shrabanti Roy, Chao Sui, Ziaul Huque and Raghava R. Kommalapati, “Aircraft Impact Simulation on the National Critical Infrastructure Using Missile Target Analysis Method”, 12th pathway symposium, Oct. 21, 2015, Corpus Christi, Texas.
  32. Chao Sui, Kyoungsoo Lee, Shrabanti Roy, Mahmood Chowdhury, Ziaul Huque and Raghava Kommalapati, “The Advanced Fluid Structure Interaction Analysis of 3D Wind Turbine”, 12th pathway symposium, Oct. 21, 2015, Corpus Christi, Texas.
  33. Shrabanti Roy, Kyoungsoo Lee, Chao Sui, Nazia Munir, Ziaul Huque and Raghava R. Kommalapati, “Aero-acoustic characteristics of 3D wind turbine using CAA”, 12th pathway symposium, Oct. 21, 2015, Corpus Christi, Texas.
  34. Mahmood Sabria Chowdhury, Ziaul Huque, Raghava Kommalapati, “Effect of Grid Density on Transition Intermittency of Wind Turbine Blade”, 13th pathway symposium, Prairie View, Texas, 2016.
  35. Fadoua Zemmouri, Ziaul Huque, Raghava Kommalapati, “A study of deformation of a pointed tip blade through FSI analysis”, 13th pathway symposium, Prairie View, Texas, 2016.
  36. Shrabanti Roy, Ziaul Huque, Kyoungsoo Lee, and Raghava Kommalapati, “Turbulence Model Prediction Capability in 2D Airfoil of NREL Wind Turbine Blade at Stall and Post Stall Regions”, 2017 7thInternational Conference on Future Environment and Energy (ICFEE-2017), Penang, Malaysia, January 8-10, 2017.
  37. Fadoua Zemmouri, Mahmood S. Chowdhury, Ziaul Huque and Raghava R. Kommalapati, “Static Structural Analysis of a Pointed Tip Wind Turbine Blade Using FSI”, 2nd World Congress on Engineering and Applications (WCEA – 2017), December 15-16, 2017, Pattaya, Thailand.