Selected Publications by Program Members

Geller, D.P., T.T. Adams, J.W. Goodrum, and J. Pendergrass. 2007. Storage stability of poultry fat and diesel fuel mixtures: Specific gravity and viscosity. Fuel.

Zhu, Y., Eiteman, M.A., K. DeWitt, and E. Altman. 2007. Homolactate fermentation by metabolically engineered Escherichia coli. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 73:456-464.

Gaskin, J.W., K.C. Das, A. Tasistro, L. Sonon, K. Harris, and B. Hawkins. 2007. Characterization of Char for Agricultural Use in the Soils of the Southeastern United States. (In Press). In: William I. Woods, Wenceslau Teixxeira, Johannes Lehman, Cristhoph Stiener and Antoinette WinklerPrins (eds) Terra Preta Nova: A Tribute to Wim Sombroeck. Springer-Verlaug. Scheduled for publishing November 2007.

Westbrook, M.D., Jr., W.D. Greene, and R.L. Izlar. 2007. Utilizing forest biomass by adding a small chipper to a tree-length southern pine harvesting operation. Southern Journal of Applied Forestry November 2007.

Gaskin, J.W., A. Speir, L.M. Morris, L. Ogden, K. Harris, D. Lee, and K.C. Das. 2007. Potential of pyrolysis char to affect soil moisture and nutrient status of a loamy sand soil. Proceedings of the 2007 Georgia Water Resources Conference. March 27-29, 2007. University of Georgia.

Eiteman, M.A. and E. Altman. 2006. Overcoming acetate in Escherichia coli recombinant protein fermentations. Trends in Biotechnology 24: 530-536.

Mani, S., S. Sokhansanj, X. Bi, and A. Turhollow. 2006. Economics of producing fuel pellets from biomass. Applied Engineering in Agriculture 22(3):1-6.

Mani, S., L.G. Tabil, and S. Sokhansanj. 2006. Effects of compressive force, particle size and moisture content on mechanical properties of biomass pellets. Biomass and Bioenergy 30(7): 648-654.

Siry, J.P., W.D. Greene, T.G. Harris, Jr., R.L. Izlar, A.K. Hamsley, K. Eason, T. Tye, S.S. Baldwin, and C. Hyldahl. 2006. Wood supply chain efficiency and fiber cost—What can we do better? Forest Products Journal 56(10): 4-10.

Goodrum, J.W. and D.P. Geller. 2005. Influence of fatty acid methyl esters from hydroxylated vegetable oils on diesel fuel lubricity. Bioresource Technology 96(7):851-855.

Risse, L.M., T.M. Bass, and C.W. Ritz. 2005. A review of Georgia's Animal Feeding Operation Regulations. University of Georgia Cooperative Extension Bulletin 1257.

Samson, R., S. Mani, R. Boddey, S. Sokhansanj, D. Quesada, S. Urquiaga, V. Reis, C.H. Lem and C. Carpio. 2005. The potential of C4 perennial grasses for developing a global bio-heat industry. Critical Reviews in Plant Science 24(5-6):461-495.

Vemuri, G.N., T.A. Minning, E. Altman, and M.A. Eiteman. 2005. Physiological response of central metabolism in Escherichia coli to deletion of pyruvate oxidase and introduction of heterologous pyruvate carboxylase. Biotechnology and Bioengineering 90:64-76. [Graduate student paper]

Conradie, I.P., W.D. Greene, and G.E. Murphy. 2004. Value recovery with harvesters in southeastern USA pine stands. Forest Products Journal 54(12): 80-84.

Geller, D.P., P. Daniel, and J.W. Goodrum. 2004. Effects of specific fatty acid methyl esters on diesel fuel lubricity. Fuel 83(17-18):2351-2356.

Kissel, D.E., M.L. Cabrera, N. Vaio, J.R. Craig, J.A. Rema, and L.A. Morris. 2004. Rainfall timing and ammonia loss from urea in a loblolly pine plantation. Soil Sci Soc. Amer. J. 68: 1744-1750.

Smith, M., L.M. Risse, and H.S. Tanner. 2004. Environmental impacts of septic tanks in Georgia. University of Georgia Cooperative Extension Service Bulletin 1242-4.

Risse, L.M., J.W. Worley, and F. Henning. 2003. Composting Poultry Mortalities Farm*A*Syst Assessment. (Updated) University of Georgia Cooperative Extension Service Bulletin 1152-21.

Lorenz, W.W. and Dean, J.F.D. 2002. SAGE profiling and demonstration of differential gene expression along the axial developmental gradient of lignifying xylem in loblolly pine (Pinus taeda). Tree Physiol. 22: 301-310.

Morris, L.A. 2001. Sustainable Management of Site and Soil. p.140-164. In J. Evans (ed.) The Forests Handbook. Blackwell Science, Ltd., London.

Shan, J., L.A. Morris, and R.L. Hendrick. 2001. The effects of management on soil and plant carbon sequestration in slash pine plantations. J. Appl. Ecol. 38: 932-941. Chinnasamy, S., G. Sathiyamoorthi, and K. Sudhakaran. 1999. Solid-state fermentation: A biotechnological remedy to manage pressmud and distillery spentwash in an integrated sugar complex. SISSTA Sugar Journal 24: 267-271.

Eggert, C., P.R. LaFayette, U. Temp, K-E.L. Eriksson, and J.F.D. Dean. 1998. Molecular analysis of a laccase gene from the white-rot fungus, Pycnoporus cinnabarinus. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 64: 1766-1772.