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Bandaru, V., N.C. Parker, Q. Hart, M. Jenner, B-L. Yeo, J.T. Crawford, Y. Li, P.W. Tittmann, L. Rogers, S.R. Kaffka and B.M. Jenkins.  2015.  Economic sustainability modeling provides decision support for assessing hybrid poplar-based biofuel development in California.  California Agriculture 69(3):171-176.

Aktas, T., P. Thy, R.B. Williams, Z. McCaffrey, R. Khatami and B.M. Jenkins.  2015.  Characterization of almond processing residues from the Central Valley of California for thermal conversion.  Fuel Processing Technology 140:132-147.

Hart, Q.J., P.W. Tittmann,V. Bandaru and B.M. Jenkins.  2015.  Modeling poplar growth as a short rotation woody crop for biofuels in the Pacific Northwest, Biomass and Bioenergy, 79:12-27.

Brum, M., P. Erickson, B. Jenkins and K. Kornbluth.  2015.  A comparative study of district and individual energy systems providing electrical-based heating, cooling, and domestic hot water to a low-energy use residential community.  Energy and Buildings 92:306-312.

Steenwerth, K.L., A.K. Hodson, A.J. Bloom, M.R. Carter, A. Cattaneo, C.J. Chartres, J.L. Hatfield, K. Henry, J.W. Hopmans, W.R. Horwath, B.M. Jenkins, E. Kebreab, R. Leemans, L. Lipper, M.N. Lubell, S. Msangi, R. Prabhu, M.P. Reynolds, S.S. Solis, W.M. Sischo, M. Springborn, P. Tittonell, S.M. Wheeler, S.J. Vermeulen, E.K. Wollenberg, L.S. Jarvis and L.E. Jackson.  2014.  Climate-smart agriculture global research agenda: scientific basis for action.  Agriculture & Food Security 3:11, http://www.agricultureandfoodsecurity.com/content/3/1/11.

Karimi, M., B. Jenkins and P. Stroeve.  2014.  Ultrasound irradiation in the production of ethanol from biomass.  Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews 40:400-421.

Yu, C.W., P. Thy, L. Wang, S.N. Anderson, J.S. VanderGheynst, S.K. Upadhyaya and B.M. Jenkins.  2014.  Influence of leaching pretreatment on fuel properties of biomass.  Fuel Processing Technology 128:43-53.

Prilepova, O., Q. Hart, J. Merz, N. Parker, V. Bandaru and B. Jenkins.  2014.  Design of a GIS-based web application for simulating biofuel feedstock yields.  ISPRS Int. J. Geo-Inf. 3:929-941.

Karimi, M., A. Keyhani, A. Akram, M. Rahman, B. Jenkins and P. Stroeve.  2013.  Hybrid response surface methodology-genetic algorithm optimization of ultrasound-assisted transesterification of waste oil catalysed by immobilized lipase on mesoporous silica/iron oxide magnetic core-shell nanoparticles. Environmental Technology 34(13-14):2201-2211, DOI: 10.1080/09593330.2013.837939.

Thy, P., C.W. Yu, B.M. Jenkins and C.E. Lesher.  2013.  Inorganic composition and environmental impact of biomass feedstock.  Energy & Fuels 27:3969-3987.

Thy, P., C.W. Yu, S.L. Blunk and B.M. Jenkins.  2013.  Inorganic composition of saline irrigated biomass.  Water, Air, and Soil Pollution 224(7):1617 (pp 1-17).

Schick, S.F., K.F. Farraro, C. Perrino, M. Sleiman, G. van de Vossenberg, M.P. Trinh, S.K. Hammond, B.M. Jenkins and J. Balmes.  2013. Thirdhand cigarette smoke in an experimental chamber: evidence of surface deposition of nicotine, nitrosamines and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons and de novo formation of NNK.  Tobacco Control 0:1 8. doi:10.1136/tobaccocontrol-2012-050915.

Blarke, M.B. and B.M. Jenkins. 2013.  Supergrid or Smartgrid: Competing strategies for large-scale integration of intermittent renewables? Energy Policy, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.enpol.2013.03.039i.

Zheng, Y., C. Lee, C.W. Yu, Y.S. Chen, R. Zhang, B.M. Jenkins and J.S. VanderGheynst.  2013. Dilute acid pretreatment and fermentation of sugar beet pulp to ethanol.  Applied Energy 105:1-7.

Schick, S.F. and K.F. Farraro, J. Fang, S. Nasir, J. Kim, D. Lucas, H. Wong, J. Balmes, D.K. Giles and B. Jenkins.  2012.  An apparatus for generating aged cigarette smoke for controlled human exposure studies.  Aerosol Science and Technology 46:1246-1255. (Corrigendum, Aerosol Science and Technology 47:114, 2013).

Zheng, Y., C. Lee, C.W. Yu, Y.S. Chen, C.W. Simmons, R. Zhang, B.M. Jenkins and J.S. VanderGheynst.  2012.  Ensilage and bioconversion of grape pomace into fuel ethanol.  J. Agr. Food Chem. 60(44):11128-11134.

Zheng, Y., C.W. Yu, Y.S. Cheng, C. Lee, C.W. Simmons, T.M. Dooley, R.H. Zhang, B.M. Jenkins, and J.S. VanderGheynst.  2012.  Integrating sugar beet pulp storage, hydrolysis and fermentation for fuel ethanol production.  Applied Energy 93(SI):168-175.

Zheng, Y., Y.S. Cheng, C.W. Yu, R. Zhang, B.M. Jenkins and J.S. VanderGheynst.  2012.  Improving the efficiency of enzyme utilization for sugar beet pulp hydrolysis.  Bioprocess and Biosystems Engineering DOI 10.1007/s00449-012-0743-z.

Rapport, J.L., R.H. Zhang, B.M. Jenkins, B.R. Hartsough and T.P. Tomich.  2011.  Modeling the performance of the anaerobic phased solids digester system for biogas energy production.  Biomass and Bioenergy 35(3):1263-1272.

Zheng, Y., M. Yates, H. Aung, Y.S. Cheng, C.W. Yu, H. Guo, R. Zhang, J. VanderGheynst and B.M. Jenkins.  2011.  Influence of moisture content on microbial activity and silage quality during ensilage of food processing residues.  Bioprocess and Biosystems Engineering 34(8):987-995.

Zheng, Y., CW. Yu, YS. Chen, R. Zhang, B. Jenkins and J. S. VanderGheynst.  2011.  Effects of ensilage on storage and enzymatic degradability of sugar beet pulp.  Bioresource Technology 102:1489-1495.

Kim, D.H., B. M. Jenkins and J. H. Oh.  2011.  Gypsum scale reduction and collection from drainage water in solar concentration.  Desalination 265:140-147.

Tittmann, P., N. Parker, Q. Hart, and B. Jenkins. 2010.  A spatially explicit techno-economic model of bioenergy and biofuels production in California. Journal of Transport Geography 18(6):715-728.

Thy, P., B.M. Jenkins, R.B. Williams, C.E. Lesher and R.R. Bakker.  2010. Bed agglomeration in fluidized bed combustor fueled by wood and rice straw blends.  Fuel Processing Technology 91(11):1464-1485.

Cheng, YS, Y. Zheng, CW Yu, T.M. Dooley, B.M. Jenkins and J.S. VanderGheynst.  2010. Evaluation of high solids alkaline pretreatment of rice straw.  Appl. Biochem. Biotechnol. 162(6):1768-1784.

Parker, N., P. Tittmann, Q. Hart, R. Nelson, K. Skog, A. Schmidt, E. Gray and B. M. Jenkins. 2010.  Development of a biorefinery optimized biofuel supply curve for the western United States. Biomass and Bioenergy 34(11):1597-1607.

Yu, CW, Y. Zheng, Y-S. Cheng, B.M. Jenkins, R. Zhang and J.S. VanderGheynst.  2010.  Solid-liquid extraction of alkali metals and organic compounds by leaching of food industry residues, Bioresource Technology 101(12): 4331-4336.

Zhu, B., R. Zhang, P. Gikas, J. Rapport, B. Jenkins and X. Li.  2010.  Biogas production from municipal solid wastes using an integrated rotary drum and anaerobic-phased solids digester system, Bioresource Technology 101(16):6374-6380.

Thy, P. and B.M. Jenkins.  2010.  Mercury in biomass feedstock and combustion residuals.  Water, Air, and Soil Pollution 209(1-4):429-437.

Jenkins, B.M., C. Somerville, J.J. Stapleton.  2009.  Biofuels: growing toward sustainability (editorial).  California Agriculture 63(4):168-177.

Jenkins, B.M., R.B. Williams, N. Parker, P. Tittmann, Q. Hart, M.C. Gildart, S. Kaffka, B.R. Hartsough, P. Dempster. 2009. Sustainable use of California biomass resources can help meet state and national bioenergy targets. California Agriculture 63(4):168-177.

Thy, P., K.H. Esbensen, B.M. Jenkins.  2009.  On representative sampling and reliable chemical characterization in thermal biomass conversion studies.  Biomass and Bioenergy 33(11):1513-1519.

Zheng, Y., Z. Pan, R. Zhang and B.M. Jenkins.  2009.  Kinetic modeling of enzymatic hydrolysis of pretreated creeping wild ryegrass.  Biotechnology and Bioengineering 102(6):1558-1569.

Reddy, A.P., B.M. Jenkins and J.S. VanderGheynst.  2009.  The critical moisture range for rapid microbial decomposition of rice straw during storage.  TRANS of the ASABE 52(2):673-677.

Zheng, Y., Z. Pan, R. Zhang, H.M. El-Mashad, J. Pan and B.M. Jenkins. 2009. Anaerobic digestion of saline creeping wild ryegrass for biogas production and pretreatment of particleboard material. Bioresource Technology 100(4):1582-1588.

Zhu, B., P. Gikas, R. Zhang, J. Lord, B. Jenkins and X. Li. 2009. Characteristics and biogas production potential of municipal solid wastes pretreated with a rotary drum reactor. Bioresource Technology 100(3):1122-1129.

Kim, D.H. and B.M. Jenkins. 2008. Optimal orientation of a liquid-film solar-assisted brine concentrator. Journal of Solar Energy Engineering-TRANS of the ASME 130(2): Article Number 024503

Kim, D.H. and B.M. Jenkins. 2008. Rates of drainage-water evaporite salt dissolution in water. Desalination 227(1-3):306-313.

Yang, P. and B.M. Jenkins. 2008. Wood residues from sawmills in California. Biomass and Bioenergy 32(2):101-108.

Pan, Z, Y. Zheng, R. Zhang and B.M. Jenkins. 2007. Physical properties of thin particleboard made from saline Eucalyptus. Industrial Crops and Products 26(2):185-194.

Zheng, Y., Z. Pan, R. Zhang, B.M. Jenkins and S. Blunk. 2007. Particleboard quality characteristics of saline jose tall wheatgrass and chemical treatment effect. Bioresource Technology 98(6):1304-1310.

Andrade-Sanchez, P., S.K. Upadhyaya and B.M. Jenkins. 2007. Development, construction, and field evaluation of a soil compaction profile sensor. TRANSACTIONS of the ASABE 50(3):719-725.

Zheng, Y., Z. Pan, R. Zhang, J.M. Labavitch, D. Wang, S.A. Teter and B.M. Jenkins. 2007. Evaluation of different biomass materials as feedstock for fermentable sugar production. Applied Biochemistry and Biotechnology 137(1):423-435.

Zheng, Y., Z. Pan, R. Zhang, D. Wang and B. Jenkins. 2007. Non-ionic surfactants and non-catalytic protein treatment on enzymatic hydrolysis of pretreated creeping wild ryegrass, Applied Biochemistry and Biotechnology 146(1-3):231-248/DOI 10.1007/s12010-007-8035-9.

Kim, D.H., B.M. Jenkins, M.W. Yore and N.J. Kim. 2007. Salt recovery from agricultural drainage water using a liquid film solar-assisted concentrator–Simulation and model validation. Solar Energy 81:1314-1321.

Kim, D.H., B.M. Jenkins, T.R. Rumsey, M.W. Yore, and N.J. Kim. 2007. Simulation and model validation of a horizontal shallow basin solar collector. Solar Energy 81:463-475.

Matteson, G. C. and B. M. Jenkins. 2007. Food and processing residues in California: resource assessment and potential for power generation. Bioresource Technology 98:3098-3105.

Turn, S.Q., B.M. Jenkins, L.A. Jakeway, L.G. Blevins, R.B. Williams, G. Rubenstein and C.M. Kinoshita. 2006. Test results from sugar cane bagasse and high fiber cane co-fired with fossil fuels. Biomass and Bioenergy 30:565-574.

Thy, P., B.M. Jenkins, R.B. Williams, and C.E. Lesher. 2006. Compositional constraints on slag formation and potassium volatilization from rice straw blended wood fuel. Fuel Processing Technology 87(5):383-408.

Zheng, Y., Z. Pan, R.H. Zhang, B.M. Jenkins and S. Blunk. 2006. Properties of medium-density particleboard from saline Athel wood. Industrial Crops and Products 23(3):318-326.

Thy, P., B.M. Jenkins, S. Grundvig, R. Shiraki and C.E. Lesher. 2006. High temperature elemental losses and mineralological changes in common biomass ashes. Fuel 85:783-795.

Thy, P., S. Grundvig, B.M. Jenkins, R. Shiraki and C.E. Lesher. 2005. Analytical controlled losses of potassium from straw ashes. Energy and Fuels 19(6):2571-2575.

Calvo, L.R., Otero, M., B.M. Jenkins, A. Moran and A.I. Garcia. 2004. Heating process characteristics and kinetics of rice straw in different atmospheres. Fuel Processing Technology 85:279-291.

Calvo, L.R., M. Otero, B.M. Jenkins, A.I. Garcia and A. Moran. 2004. Heating process characteristics and kinetics of sewage sludge in different atmospheres. Thermochimica Acta 409:127-135.

Andrade-Sánchez, P., S. K. Upadhyaya, J. Agüera-Vega and B. M. Jenkins. 2004. Evaluation of a capacitance-based soil moisture sensor for real-time applications. TRANSACTIONS of the ASAE 47(4):1281-1287.

Fung, V.W.H. and B.M. Jenkins. 2003. Biomass power development for the Philippines. Agricultural Engineering International: the CIGR Journal of Scientific Research and Development. Invited overview paper. Vol. V, June, http://cigr-ejournal.tamu.edu/ Volume5.html.

Andrade, P. and B.M. Jenkins. 2003. Identification of patterns of farm equipment utilization in two agricultural regions of central and northern Mexico. Agricultural Engineering International: the CIGR Journal of Scientific Research and Development. Invited overview paper. Vol. V, June, http://cigr-ejournal.tamu.edu/ Volume5.html.

Solomon C, Yang Y, Jenkins B, Balmes J, Zhai, W: Gene expression changes in agricultural smoke-induced airway inflammation. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2003; 167(7):A973.

Bakker, R.R. and B.M. Jenkins. 2003. Feasibility of collecting naturally leached rice straw for thermal conversion. Biomass and Bioenergy 25:597-614.

Turn, S.Q., C.M. Kinoshita, L.A. Jakeway, B.M. Jenkins, L.L. Baxter, B.C. Wu and L.G. Blevins. 2003. Fuel characteristics of processed, high-fiber sugar cane. Fuel Processing Technology 81:35-55.

Jenkins, B.M., J.J. Mehlschau, R.B. Williams, C. Solomon, J. Balmes, M. Kleinman and N. Smith. 2003. Rice straw smoke generation system for controlled human inhalation exposures. Aerosol Science and Technology 37:437-454.

Jenkins, B.M., J.D. Mannapperuma and R.R. Bakker. 2003. Biomass leachate treatment by reverse osmosis. Fuel Processing Technology 81:223-246.

Summers, M.D., B.M. Jenkins, P.R. Hyde, J.F. Williams, R.G. Mutters, S.C. Scardaci and M.W. Hair. 2003. Biomass production and allocation in rice with implications for straw harvesting and utilization. Biomass and Bioenergy 24:163-173.

Bakker, B.M., B.M. Jenkins and R.B. Williams. 2002. Fluidized bed combustion of leached rice straw. Energy and Fuels 16, 356-365.

Pfaff, D., B.M. Jenkins and S.Q. Turn. 2001. Elemental gas-particle partitioning in fluidized bed combustion and gasification of a biomass fuel. In Bridgwater, A.V. (ed.). Progress in Thermochemical Biomass Conversion, Blackwell Science, Oxford, pp. 713-729.

Thy, P., C.E. Lesher and B.M. Jenkins. 2000. Experimental determination of high temperature elemental losses from biomass fuel ashes. Fuel 79(2000):693-700.

Nguyen, Q.A., F.A. Keller, M.P. Tucker, C.K. Lombard, B.M. Jenkins, D.E. Yomogida and V.M. Tiangco. 1999. Bioconversion of mixed solids waste to ethanol. Applied Biochemistry and Biotechnology 77-79:455-472.

Dayton, D.C., B.M. Jenkins, S.Q. Turn, R.R. Bakker, R.B. Williams, D. Belle-Oudry and L.M. Hill. 1999. Release of inorganic constituents from leached biomass during thermal conversion. Energy and Fuels 13(4):860-870.

Thy, P., B.M. Jenkins and C.E. Lesher. 1999. High temperature melting behavior of urban wood fuel ash. Energy and Fuels 13(4):839-850.

Baxter, L.L., T.R. Miles, T.R. Miles, Jr., B.M. Jenkins, T. Milne, D. Dayton, R.W. Bryers and L.L. Oden. 1998. The behavior of inorganic material in biomass-fired power boilers: field and laboratory experiences. Fuel Processing Technology 54:47-78.

Jenkins, B.M., L.L. Baxter, T.R. Miles Jr. and T.R. Miles. 1998. Combustion properties of biomass, Fuel Processing Technology 54:17-46.

Jenkins, B.M. 1997. A comment on the optimal sizing of a biomass utilization facility under constant and variable cost scaling. Biomass and Bioenergy 13(1/2):1-9.

Jenkins, B.M., M. Kayhanian, L.L. Baxter and D. Salour. 1997. Combustion of residual biosolids from a high solids anaerobic digestion/aerobic composting process. Biomass and Bioenergy 12(5):367-381.

Turn, S.Q., B.M. Jenkins, J.C. Chow, L.C. Pritchett, D. Campbell, T. Cahill and S.A. Whalen. 1997. Elemental characterization of particulate matter emitted from biomass burning: wind tunnel derived source profiles for herbaceous and wood fuels, Journal of Geophysical Research 102(D3):3683-3699.

Jenkins, B.M., R.R. Bakker, L.L. Baxter, J.H. Gilmer, J.B. Wei. 1996. Combustion characteristics of leached biomass. In: Bridgwater, A.V. and D.G.B. Boocock (eds.), Developments in Thermochemical Biomass Conversion, Blackie Academic and Professional, London, pp. 1316-1330.

Miles, T.R., T.R. Miles, Jr., L.L. Baxter, R.W. Bryers, B.M. Jenkins and L.L. Oden. 1996. Boiler deposits from firing biomass fuels. Biomass and Bioenergy 10(2-3):125-138.

Tiangco, V.M., B.M. Jenkins and J.R. Goss. 1996. Optimum specific gasification rate for static bed rice hull gasifiers, Biomass and Bioenergy 11(1):51-62.

Jenkins, B.M., A.D. Jones, S.Q. Turn and R.B. Williams. 1996. Particle concentrations, gas-particle partitioning, and species intercorrelations for polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAH) emitted during biomass burning. Atmospheric Environment 30(22):3825-3835.

Jenkins, B.M., A.D. Jones, S.Q. Turn and R.B. Williams. 1996. Emission factors for polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAH) from biomass burning. Environmental Science and Technology 30(8):2462-2469.

Jenkins, B.M., R.R. Bakker and J.B. Wei. 1996. On the properties of washed straw, Biomass and Bioenergy 10(4):177-200.

Williams, R.B. and B.M. Jenkins. 1995. Measurements of the upstream turbulent flow during wind tunnel simulations of agricultural field burning, Boundary Layer Meteorology 76:233-258.

Lawson, R.J., M.B. Schenker, S.A. McCurdy, B. Jenkins, L.A. Lischak, W. John and D. Scales. 1995. Exposure to amorphous silica fibers and other particulate matter during rice farming operations, Appl. Occup. Environ. Hyg. 10(8):677-684.

Wamukonya, L. and B.M. Jenkins. 1995. Durability and relaxation of sawdust and wheat straw briquettes as possible fuels for Kenya, Biomass and Bioenergy 8(3):175-179.

Grass, S.W. and B.M. Jenkins. 1994. Biomass fueled fluidized bed combustion: atmospheric emissions, emission control devices and environmental regulations. Biomass and Bioenergy 6(4):243-260.

Jenkins, B.M., I.M. Kennedy, S.Q. Turn, R.B. Williams, S.G. Hall, D.P.Y. Chang, O.G. Raabe, and S.V. Teague. 1993. Wind tunnel modeling of atmospheric emissions from agricultural burning: influence of operating configuration on flame structure and particle emission factor for a spreading type fire. Environmental Science and Technology 27(9):1763-1775.

Salour, D., B.M. Jenkins, M. Vafaei and M. Kayhanian. 1993. Control of in-bed agglomeration by fuel-blending in a pilot scale straw and wood fueled AFBC. Biomass and Bioenergy 4(2):117-133.

Shaffer, S.D., B.M. Jenkins, D.L. Brink, M.M. Merriman, B. Mouser, M.L. Campbell, C. Frate, and J. Schmierer. 1992. Agronomic and economic potential of sweet sorghum and kenaf: preliminary results of the California industrial crops program. In: Cundiff, J.S. (ed.), Liquid fuels from renewable resources, American Society of Agricultural Engineers, St. Joseph, MI.

Sachs, R.M., I. Sisto, B.M. Jenkins and G.W. Forister. 1992. Plant response and energy savings for bench-top heated greenhouses. Scientia Horticulturae 49:135-146.

Jenkins, B.M., S.Q. Turn and R.B. Williams. 1992. Atmospheric emissions from agricultural burning in California: determination of burn fractions, distribution factors, and crop specific contributions. Agriculture, Ecosystems, and Environment 38:313-330.

Lague, C. and B.M. Jenkins. 1991. Modeling pre-harvest stress-cracking of rice kernels. Part II: Implementation and use of the model. TRANSACTIONS of the ASAE 34(4):1812 – 1823.

Lague, C. and B.M. Jenkins. 1991. Modeling pre-harvest stress-cracking of rice kernels. Part I: Development of a finite element model. TRANSACTIONS of the ASAE 34(4):1797 – 1811.

Jenkins, B.M., S.Q. Turn, R.B. Williams, D.P.Y. Chang, O.G. Raabe, J. Paskind and S. Teague. 1991. Quantitative assessment of gaseous and condensed phase emissions from open burning of biomass in a combustion wind tunnel. Chapter 37 in Levine, J.S. (ed.), Global biomass burning, MIT Press.

Jenkins, B.M. and A.P. Bhatnagar. 1991. On the electric power potential from paddy straw in the Punjab of India, and the optimal size of the power plant. Bioresource Technology 37:35-41.

Jenkins, B.M., S. Q. Turn and R.B. Williams. 1991. Survey documents open burning in the San Joaquin Valley. California Agriculture 45(4):12-16.

Jenkins, B.M., R.M. Sachs, L.T. Tran, J.J. Mehlschau and G.W. Forister. 1990. A variable volume storage device for particulate materials. Applied Engineering in Agriculture 6(4):477-483.

Thompson, J.F., J. Knutson and B. Jenkins. 1990. Analysis of variability in rice milling appraisals. Applied Engineering in Agriculture 6(2):194-198.

Jenkins, B.M., S.Q. Turn, R.B. Williams, D.P.Y. Chang, O.G. Raabe, J. Paskind and S. Teague. 1990. Quantitative assessment of gaseous and condensed phase emissions from open burning of biomass in a combustion wind tunnel. Proceedings Chapman Conference on Global Biomass Burning: Atmospheric, Climatic, and Biospheric Implications, American Geophysical Union, Williamsburg, VA.

Jenkins, B.M. 1989. A modified swath harvesting technique for rice: Part II. Preliminary economic analysis. TRANS. of the ASAE 32(4):1409-1418.

Jenkins, B.M. 1989. A modified swath harvesting technique for rice: Part I. Influence of moisture, quality, and harvester performance. TRANS. of the ASAE 32(4):1399-1408.

Jenkins, B.M. 1989. Modified environment windrow harvesting of rice. In Agricultural Engineering, Vol. 3:1957-1966, Agricultural Mechanisation, V.A. Dodd and P.M. Grace, editors, A.A. Balkema, Rotterdam.

Jenkins, B.M. 1989. Field-drying rice using modified swath harvesting. California Agriculture 43(2):25-27.

Jenkins, B.M. and J.R. Goss. 1988. Performance of a small spark ignited internal combustion engine on producer gas from rice hulls. Research in Thermochemical Biomass Conversion: 1057-1070, Elsevier Applied Science, London.

Kayhanian, M., D.J. Hills and B.M. Jenkins. 1988. A parametric study on the single stage membrane purification of anaerobic digester gas. TRANS. of the ASAE 31(1):191-196.

Jenkins, B.M., R.M. Sachs and G.W. Forister. 1988. A comparison of bench top and perimeter heating of greenhouses. California Agriculture 42(1):13-15.

Seginer, I. and B.M. Jenkins. 1987. Temperature exposure of greenhouses from monthly means of daily maximum and minimum temperature. Journal of Agricultural Engineering Research 37:191-208.

Jenkins, B.M. and H.R. Sumner. 1986. Harvesting and handling agricultural residues for energy. TRANSACTIONS of the ASAE 29 (3):824-836.

Toenjes, D.A., M. Bell and B.M. Jenkins. 1986. Baler ammoniation of rice straw. California Agriculture 40(5,6):15-17.

Caldwell, C.G., N.W. Snyder and B.M. Jenkins. 1986. Field removal of agricultural wastes in California–an innovative approach to provide low-cost fuel to a thermochemical energy converter. Energy from Biomass and Wastes XI, Institute of Gas Technology, Chicago, Illinois.

Zohns, M.A. and B.M. Jenkins. 1985. Energy and force requirements for shearing moduled almond prunings. TRANSACTIONS of the ASAE 28(3):954-958.

Ebeling, J.M. and B.M. Jenkins. 1985. Physical and chemical properties of biomass fuels. TRANSACTIONS of the ASAE 28(3):898-902.

Jenkins, B.M., G.E. Miller, Jr., D. Morrison and M. Maggaletti. 1985. A module system for harvesting tree prunings. Applied Engineering in Agriculture 1(1):32-34.

Zohns, M.A., B.M. Jenkins, J.J. Mehlschau and D. Morrison. 1985. A device to cut bulk modules of tree prunings. Applied Engineering in Agriculture 1(1):28-31.

Jenkins, B.M. and J.M. Ebeling. 1985. Thermochemical properties of biomass fuels. California Agriculture 39(5,6):14-16.

Jenkins, B.M. 1985. Alternative greenhouse heating systems. California Agriculture 39(5,6):5-7.

Jenkins, B.M., D.A. Toenjes, J.B. Dobie and J.F. Arthur. 1985. Performance of large balers for collecting rice straw. TRANSACTIONS of the ASAE 28(2):360-363.

Jenkins, B.M. 1985. Two ways to reduce heating costs. Greenhouse Grower 3(9):20-25.

Jenkins, B.M. and J.M. Ebeling. 1985. Correlation of physical and chemical properties of terrestrial biomass with conversion. Proceedings IGT Energy from Biomass and Wastes IX, Institute of Gas Technology, Chicago, Illinois.

Jenkins, B.M., J.F. Arthur, G.E. Miller and P.S. Parsons. 1984. Logistics and economics of biomass utilization. TRANSACTIONS of the ASAE 26(6):1898-1904, 1910.

Jenkins, B.M., J.F. Arthur and P.A. Eibeck. 1983. Selecting optimum biomass utilization sites. TRANSACTIONS of the ASAE 26(5):1551-1556, 1560.

Jenkins, B.M. and J.F. Arthur. 1983. Assessing biomass utilization options through network analysis. TRANSACTIONS of the ASAE 26(5):1557-1560.

Wise, D.L., W.D. Boyd, M.J. Blanchet, E.C. Remedios, and B.M. Jenkins. 1981. In situ methane fermentation of combined agricultural residues. Resources and Conservation 6:275-294.

Buivid, M.G., D.L. Wise, M.J. Blanchet, E.C. Remedios, B.M. Jenkins, W.F. Boyd, and J.G. Pacey. 1981. Fuel gas enhancement by controlled landfilling of municipal solid waste. Resources and Conservation 6:3-20.

Jenkins, B.M., B.C. Horsfield, J.B. Dobie and G.E. Miller. 1981. Agricultural residues: renewable energy for utility power companies. TRANSACTIONS of the ASAE 24(1):197-201, 207.

Jenkins, B.M. 1981. Nomogram speeds fuel and power generation calculations. Power Engineering 85(2):68.

Becker, C.F., B.M. Jenkins, B.C. Horsfield, and J.R. Goss. 1978. Attitudes of farmers toward using crop residues as fuel. California Agriculture 32(12):8-10.

 

 

Book Chapters   |top|

Jenkins, B.M. 2014.  Global agriculture—industrial feedstocks for energy and materials.  Encyclopedia of Agriculture and Food Systems 2014:461-498, doi: 10.1016/B978-0-444-52512-3.00156-X.

Jenkins, B.M., L.L. Baxter and J. Koppejan.  2011.  Biomass Combustion. Chapter 2 in R. Brown (ed.), Thermochemical processing of biomass: conversion into fuels, chemicals and power, John Wiley & Sons, Hoboken, New Jersey.

Parker, N., B. Jenkins, P. Dempster, B. Higgins and J. Ogden.  2011.  The biofuels pathway.  Chapter 1 in Ogden, J. and L. Anderson (eds.), Sustainable transportation energy pathways: a research summary for decision makers. Institute of Transportation Studies, University of California, Davis.

Zhang, R. and B.M. Jenkins. 2003. Commercial uses of straw. Encyclopedia of Life Support Systems, EOLSS Publishers Co., Ltd., Oxford.

Jenkins, B.M. 2003. Biomass production systems. Chapter 3.11, Encyclopedia of Agricultural, Food, and Biological Engineering, Marcel Dekker, New York, pp 85-93.

Jenkins. B.M. 1999. Pyrolysis gas. Chapter 3.2. in Kitani, O. (ed.), CIGR Handbook of Agricultural Engineering, Volume 5, Energy and Biomass Engineering, ASAE, St. Joseph, Michigan, pp. 222-247.

Jenkins, B.M. 1995. Agricultural residues as energy conversion feedstocks. Chapter 7 in Vanstone, B.J. (ed.), Renewable Energy in Agriculture and Forestry, International Energy Agency, Ontario, Canada.

Jenkins, B.M., S.Q. Turn, R.B. Williams, D.P.Y. Chang, O.G. Raabe, J. Paskind, and M. Ahuja. 1992. A combustion wind tunnel for direct determination of emission factors from open burning of agricultural wastes. Chapter 4, Sampling and analysis of airborne pollutants, Lewis Publishers, Boca Raton, pp. 57-77.

Jenkins, B.M., S.Q. Turn, R.B. Williams, D.P.Y. Chang, O.G. Raabe, J. Paskind and S. Teague. 1991. Quantitative assessment of gaseous and condensed phase emissions from open burning of biomass in a combustion wind tunnel. Chapter 37 in Levine, J.S. (ed.), Global biomass burning, MIT Press.

Jenkins, B.M. 1989. Physical properties of biomass. Chapter 5.2, Biomass handbook (O. Kitani and C. W. Hall, editors), Gordon and Breach Science Publishers, New York, NY.

Williams, R.O., J.R. Goss, J.J. Mehlschau, B.M. Jenkins, and J. Ramming. 1978. Development of pilot plant gasification systems for the conversion of crop and wood residues to thermal and electrical energy. Chapter 8, Solid Wastes and Residues, ACS Symposium Series No. 76:142-162, American Chemical Society, Washington, D.C.

 

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Jenkins, B, V. Bandaru, N. Parker, Q. Hart, B-N. Yeo, J. Medellin-Azuara, Y. Pei, Y. Li, J. Crawford, E. Budsberg, P. Tittmann, J. Merz, J. Hanna, and S. Kaffka.  2015.  Comprehensive assessment of the sustainability of biofuel production in the U.S. Pacific Northwest region from hybrid poplar.  23rd European Biomass Conference and Exhibition, Vienna, Austria, 1-4 June.

Tittmann, P., Q. Hart, C. W. Murphy, N. Parker and B. Jenkins.  2013.  Heuristic biorefinery location analysis in the US Pacific Northwest.  Association of American Geographers Annual Meeting, Los Angeles, California, April.

Yu, C.W., B. Jenkins, P. Thy, L. Wang, A. Bhat, Y. Zheng, J. VanderGheynst, R. Zhang, T. Jeoh, C. Lesher and S. Kaffka.  2010.  Leaching pretreatments to improve biomass feedstock quality and resource recovery.  Paper 8-97, 32nd Symposium on Biotechnology for Fuels and Chemicals, Clearwater, Florida, April.

Arter, D.L., C.W. Yu, R.B. Williams, S. Anderson, B.M. Jenkins and P. Thy. 2010.  Characterization of torrefaction procducts from synthetic municipal solid  waste and other biomass.  Paper 8-61, 32nd Symposium on Biotechnology for Fuels and Chemicals, Clearwater Beach, Florida, April.

Parker, N., P. Tittmann, Q. Hart, B. Jenkins, R. Nelson, A. Milbrandt, A. Schmidt, G. Gordon, E. Gray. 2008. Development of a biorefinery optimized biofuel supply curve for the Western United States. Paper OE1.4, Proceedings 16th European Biomass Conference and Exhibition—from research to industry and markets, Valencia, Spain.

Gildart, M., R. Williams and B. Jenkins. 2007. Planning for the sustainable development of biomass in California. Proceedings 15th European Biomass Conference and Exhibition, Berlin, Germany.

Williams, R.B., B.M. Jenkins and M.C. Gildart. 2007. California biofuel goals and production potential. Proceedings 15th European Biomass Conference and Exhibition, Berlin, Germany.

Williams, R.B., B.M. Jenkins and M.C. Gildart. 2007. Ethanol production potential and costs from lignocellulosic resources in California. Proceedings 15th European Biomass Conference and Exhibition, Berlin, Germany.

Williams, R.B., K. Kornbluth, P.A. Erickson, B.M. Jenkins and M.C. Gildart. 2007. Estimates of hydrogen production potential and costs from California landfill gas. Proceedings 15th European Biomass Conference and Exhibition, Berlin, Germany.

Aldas, R.E., B.M. Jenkins and J.S. VanderGheynst. 2007. Degradation potential and soil carbon mineralization of biomass gasification tars. Paper No. 077118, ASABE, St. Joseph, MI 49085.

Zheng, Y., Z. Pan, R. Zhang, D. Wang, J. Labavitch and B. Jenkins. 2007. Nonionic surfactants and noncatalytic protein treatmetnt on enzymatic hydrolysis of pretreated creeping wild ryegrass. Presented 29th Symposium on Biotechnology for Fuels and Chemicals, Denver, Colorado.

Zheng, Y., Z. Pan, R. Zhang, D. Wang, J. Labavitch and B.M. Jenkins. 2006. Dilute acid pretreatment and enzymatic hydrolysis of saline biomass for sugar production. Paper No. 067003, ASABE, St. Joseph, MI 49085.

Aldas, R.E., R.B. Williams, M.C. Gildart, L. Yan, V.M. Tiangco, Z. Zhang and B.M. Jenkins. 2006. Status and renewable energy impacts of biomass power generation in California. Paper No. 064179, ASABE, St. Joseph, MI 49085.

Zheng, Y., R. Zhang, Z. Pan, J. Labavitch, D. Wang, S. Tetere and B. Jenkins. 2006. Evaluation of Different Biomass Materials as Feedstock for Fermentable Sugar Production. Presented 28th Symposium on Biotechnology for Fuels and Chemicals, Nashville, Tennessee (same as publication 83).

Zheng, Y., Z. Pan, R. Zhang, B.M. Jenkins and S. Blunk. 2006. Physical properties of medium-density particleboard made from saline Eucalyptus. Paper No. 066215, ASABE, St. Joseph, MI 49085.

Yang. P. and B.M. Jenkins. 2005. Wood residues from sawmills in California. Paper No. 056045, ASABE, St. Joseph, MI 49085.

Zheng, Y., Z. Pan, R.H. Zhang, B.M. Jenkins and S. Blunk. 2005. Properties of medium-density particleboard from saline Athel. Paper No. 056128, ASABE, St. Joseph, MI 49085.

Zheng, Y., Z. Pan, R. H. Zhang, B.M. Jenkins and S. Blunk. 2005. Medium-density particleboard from saline Jose Tall Wheatgrass. Paper No. 056127, ASABE, St. Joseph, MI 49085.

Blunk, S.L., B.M. Jenkins, R.E. Aldas, R.H. Zhang, Z.L. Pan, C.W. Yu, N.R. Sakr and Y. Zheng. 2005. Fuel properties and characteristics of saline biomass. Paper No. 056132, ASABE, St. Joseph, MI 49085.

Matteson, G.C. and B.M. Jenkins. 2005. Food and processing residues in California: resource assessment and potential for power generation. Paper No. 056018, ASABE, St. Joseph, MI 49085.

Rajabu, H.M., B.M. Jenkins and G.R. John. 2004. Physical and structural changes of large biomass particles during combustion. In Sayigh, A.A.M. (ed.), Proceedings World Renewable Energy Congress VIII, Elsevier, Ltd., Denver, Colorado.

Williams, R.B. and B.M. Jenkins. 2004. Management and conversion of organic waste and biomass in California. In: Van Swaaij, W.P.M., T. Fjallstrom, P. Helm, and A Grassi (eds), Second World Biomass Conference: Biomass for Energy, Industry, and Climate Protection, ETA-Florence and WIP-Munich, Vol. II:2374-2377.

Jenkins, B.M., V. Tiangco, Z. Zhang, G. Simons, G.C. Matteson, R.B. Williams, H.I. vonBernath, L. Yan and M. Gildart. 2004. Biomass energy and power development in California: resources, generation, and future potentials. In: Van Swaaij, W.P.M., T. Fjallstrom, P. Helm, and A Grassi (eds), Second World Biomass Conference: Biomass for Energy, Industry, and Climate Protection, ETA-Florence and WIP-Munich, Vol. II:2389-2392.

Jenkins, B.M. and Z. Zhang. 2004. Thermal analysis and comparative performance of anaerobic digestion systems for dairy manure management. In: Van Swaaij, W.P.M., T. Fjallstrom, P. Helm, and A Grassi (eds), Second World Biomass Conference: Biomass for Energy, Industry, and Climate Protection, ETA-Florence and WIP-Munich, Vol. II:2147-2150.

Thy, P., B.M. Jenkins, R.B. Williams, and C.E. Lesher. 2004. Slag formation and potassium volatilization from rice straw blended wood fuel. Prepr. Pap.-Am. Chem. Soc., Div. Fuel Chem. 49 (1), 89.

Blunk, S.L., M. D. Summers, M. W. Yore, and B. M. Jenkins. 2003. Grain quality and straw properties in whole crop harvesting of rice. Paper No. 036092, ASAE, 2950 Niles Rd., St. Joseph, MI.

Blunk, S.L., M. W. Yore, M. D. Summers, G. K. Lau, S. T. Tang, and B. M. Jenkins. 2003. Quality and property changes in rice straw during long term storage. Paper No. 036091, ASAE, 2950 Niles Rd., St. Joseph, MI.

Fung, V.W.H. and B.M. Jenkins, 2003. Biomass power development for the Philippines. Proceedings Bioproduction in East Asia: Technology development and globalization impact, ASAE Pre-conference forum, Las Vagas, Nevada.

Jenkins, B.M., G. Sun, V. Cervinka, J. Faria, P. Thy, D.H. Kim, T.R. Rumsey and M.W. Yore. 2003. Salt separation and purification concepts in integrated farm drainage management systems. Paper No. 032236, ASAE, St. Joseph, Michigan.

Blevins, L.G., C.M. Horiuchi, L.A. Jakeway, S.Q. Turn, R.B. Williams and B.M. Jenkins. 2003. Application of laser diagnostics in a boiler during combustion of biomass and coal. Proceedings Third Joint Meeting of the US Sections of the Combustion Institute.

Turn, S., B. Jenkins, L. Jakeway, L. Blevins, R. Williams and C. Kinoshita. 2002. Fouling characteristics of processed biomass: comparison of chemical equilibrium predictions with full-scale test results, 12th European Conference on Biomass for Energy, Industry, and Climate Protection, Amsterdam, June 17-21.

Blevins, L.G., D.D. Scott, H.A. Johnsen, L.A. Jakeway, S.Q. Turn and B.M. Jenkins. 2002. Monitoring alkali species concentrations in a biomass power generation boiler using laser induced breakdown spectroscopy, Bioenergy 2002, Omnipress International, Madison, WI.

Turn, S.Q., B.M. Jenkins, L.A. Jakeway, L.G. Blevins, R.B. Williams, G. Reubenstein and C.M. Kinoshita. 2002. Co-firing tests with closed-loop biomass. Bioenergy 2002, Omnipress International, Madison, WI.

Jenkins, B.M., P. Thy, S.Q. Turn, L.G. Blevins, L.L. Baxter, L.A. Jakeway, R.B. Williams, S.L. Blunk, M.W. Yore, B.C. Wu and C.E. Lesher. 2002. Composition and microstructure of ash deposits from co-firing biomass and coal. Proceedings Bioenergy 2002, Omnipress International, Madison, WI.

Huisman, W., B.M. Jenkins and M.D. Summers. 2002. Cost evaluation of bale storage systems for rice straw. Proceedings Bioenergy 2002, Omnipress International, Madison, WI.

Andrade, P. and B.M. Jenkins. 2002. Identification of patterns of farm equipment utilization in two agricultural regions of central and northern Mexico. Paper No. 021203, ASAE, 2950 Niles Rd., St. Joseph, Michigan 49085-9659.

Andrade, P., S.K. Upadhyaya, B.M. Jenkins and A.G.S. Filho. 2002. Evaluation of the UC Davis compaction profile sensor. Paper No. 021185, ASAE, 2950 Niles Rd., St. Joseph, Michigan 49085-9659.

Yore, M.W., B.M. Jenkins and M.D. Summers. 2002. Cutting properties of rice straw. Paper No. 026154, ASAE, 2950 Niles Rd., St. Joseph, Michigan 49085-9659.

Summers, M.D., S.L. Blunk and B.M. Jenkins. 2002. Moisture and thermal conditions for biodegradation of rice straw. Paper No. 026153, ASAE, 2950 Niles Rd., St. Joseph, Michigan 49085-9659.

Summers, M.D., B.M. Jenkins, P.R. Hyde, J.F. Williams, S.C. Scardaci and R.G. Mutters. 2001. Properties of rice straw as influenced by variety, season, and location. Paper No. 016078, ASAE, 2950 Niles Rd., St. Joseph, Michigan 49085-9659.

Yore, M.W., M.D. Summers and B.M. Jenkins. 2001. Development of a stubble cutting system for a combine harvester. Paper No. 011087, ASAE, 2950 Niles Rd., St. Joseph, Michigan, 49085-9659.

Andrade, P., J. Aguera, S. Upadhyaya, B.M. Jenkins, U. Rosa and M. Josiah. 2001. Evaluation of a dielectric-based moisture and salinity sensor for in-situ applications. Paper No. 011010, ASAE, 2950 Niles Rd., St. Joseph, Michigan, 49085-9659.

Andrade, P., U. Rosa, S. Upadhyaya, B.M. Jenkins, J. Aguera and M. Josiah. 2001. Soil profile force measurements using an instrumented tine. Paper No. 011060, ASAE, 2950 Niles Rd., St. Joseph, Michigan, 49085-9659.

Brune, D.E., K. Buchnoff, R. Zhang and B.M. Jenkins. 2001. Electromagnetic terrain conductivity to delineate and quantify soil salinization in the Central Valley of California. Paper No. 012221, ASAE, 2950 Niles Rd., St. Joseph, Michigan, 49085-9659.

Jakeway, L.A., S.Q. Turn, B.M. Jenkins, L.L. Baxter, L.G. Blevins and B.C. Wu. 2001. Fiber cane for closed-loop biomass/coal co-firing. Proceedings Joint International Combustion Symposium, Kauai, Hawaii, 9-12 September.

Fields, P.G., A. Laughlin, K. Black and B.M. Jenkins. 2001. Crop inventory and data development assessing non-burning management alternatives on agricultural lands. Air and Waste Management Association, Regional Haze and Global Radiation Balance–Aerosol Measurements and Models: Closure, Reconciliation, and Evaluation, 2-5 October, Bend, Oregon.

Andrade, P., J. Mitchell, B.M. Jenkins and S. Upadhyaya. 2000. Principal components approach for the linearization of yield prediction and tilth index equations. Paper No. 002155, ASAE, 2950 Niles Rd., St. Joseph, Michigan, 49085-9659.

Andrade, P., J. Mitchell, B.M. Jenkins and S. Upadhyaya. 2000. Soil strength dynamics under different management systems. Paper No. 002156, ASAE, 2950 Niles Rd., St. Joseph, Michigan, 49085-9659.

Jenkins, B.M., V.A. Fung, W.W. Clark and T. Atwood. 2000. Distributed power generation for agro-energy in sustainable development in the Philippines. USAEP Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C., 9-13 October.

Heyerdahl, P.H. and B.M. Jenkins. 2000. The role of DC in future electricity systems. National Science Foundation and Institute for Sustainable Technology and Development Workshop for Sustainable Energy Systems, Georgia Institute of Technology, 29 November – 1 December, Atlanta, Georgia.

Jenkins, B.M., R.R. Bakker, R.B. Williams, R. Bakker-Dhaliwal, M.D. Summers, H. Lee, L.G. Bernheim, W. Huisman, L.L. Yan, P. Andrade-Sanchez and M. Yore. 2000. Commercial Feasibility of Utilizing Rice Straw in Power Generation. In Proceedings Bioenergy 2000, Moving technology into the marketplace, Buffalo, New York. Omnipress International, Madison, WI (on CD).

Jenkins, B.M., R. Bakker-Dhaliwal, M.D. Summers, L.G. Bernheim, H. Lee, W. Huisman and L. Yan. 2000. Equipment performance, costs, and constraints in the commercial harvesting of rice straw for industrial applications. ASAE Paper No. 006035, ASAE, St. Joseph, MI 49085-9659.

Huisman, W., B.M. Jenkins and M.D. Summers. 2000. Comparison of bale storage systems for biomass. Proceedings First Wold Conference and Exhibition on Biomass for Energy and Industry, Sevilla, Spain, 5-9 June.

Bakker-Dhaliwal, R., H. Lee and B.M. Jenkins. 1999. Costs and performance of rice straw harvesting equipment. In: Overend, R.P. and E. Chornet (eds.), Biomass: a growth opportunity in green energy and value-added products. Pergamon, Oxford, pp 335-341.

Zamansky, V.M., B.M. Jenkins, T.R. Miles and V.M. Tiangco. 1999. Hybrid combustion-gasification approach for environmentally safe utilization of biomass energy. In: Overend, R.P. and E. Chornet (eds.), Biomass: a growth opportunity in green energy and value-added products. Pergamon, Oxford, pp 1335-1340.

Bernheim, L.G., B.M. Jenkins, R.E. Plant and L. Yan. 1999. Geographic information system modeling of rice straw harvesting and utilization in California. In: Overend, R.P. and E. Chornet (eds.), Biomass: a growth opportunity in green energy and value-added products. Pergamon, Oxford, pp 69-74.

Williams, R.B., B.M. Jenkins, R.R. Bakker and L.L. Baxter. 1999. Investigation of superheater fouling in biomass boilers with furnace exit gas temperature control. In: Overend, R.P. and E. Chornet (eds.), Biomass: a growth opportunity in green energy and value-added products. Pergamon, Oxford, pp 1393-1399.

Blunk, S.L., B.M. Jenkins and K.L. Kadam. 1999. Combustion properties of lignin residue from lignocellulosic fermentation. In: Overend, R.P. and E. Chornet (eds.), Biomass: a growth opportunity in green energy and value-added products. Pergamon, Oxford, pp 1385-1391.

Jenkins, B.M., R.B. Williams, R.R. Bakker, S. Blunk, D.E. Yomogida, W. Carlson, J. Duffy, R. Bates, K. Stucki and V. Tiangco. 1999. Combustion of leached rice straw for power generation. In: Overend, R.P. and E. Chornet (eds.), Biomass: a growth opportunity in green energy and value-added products. Pergamon, Oxford, pp 1357-1363.

Bakker, R.R., B.M. Jenkins and R.B. Williams. 1999. Fluidized bed combustion of leached biomass. In: Overend, R.P. and E. Chornet (eds.), Biomass: a growth opportunity in green energy and value-added products. Pergamon, Oxford, pp 1425-1431.

Yomogida, D. E., B.M. Jenkins, B.R. Hartsough and V. Tiangco. 1999. Model performance of a biomass fueled power station with variable furnace exit gas temperature for fouling control. In: Overend, R.P. and E. Chornet (eds.), Biomass: a growth opportunity in green energy and value-added products. Pergamon, Oxford, pp 1409-1416.

Nguyen, Q.A., F.A. Keller, M.P. Tucker, C.K. Lombard, B.M. Jenkins, D. Yomogida and V.M. Tiangco. 1998. Bioconversion of mixed solid waste to ethanol. Twentieth Symposium on Biotechnology for Fuels and Chemicals, Gatlinburg, Tennessee.

Rajabu, H.M., B.M. Jenkins, G.R. John and J.R. Masuha. 1998. Densification, relaxation, and burning characteristics of rice straw and saw dust briquettes. Proceedings Biomass for Energy and Industry, 10th European Conference and Technology Exhibition, Wurzburg, Germany.

Yomogida, D.E. and B.M. Jenkins. 1997. Nutrient replacement for rice fields under straw removal, soil incorporation, and burning management. In: Overend, R.P. and E. Chornet (eds.), Making a business from biomass in energy, environment, chemicals, fibers and materials, Pergamon, pp. 257-267.

Turn, S.Q., C.M. Kinoshita, D.M. Ishimura and B.M. Jenkins. 1997. Removal of inorganic constituents of fresh herbaceous fuels: processes and costs. In: Overend, R.P. and E. Chornet (eds.), Making a business from biomass in energy, environment, chemicals, fibers and materials, Pergamon, pp. 401-414.

Bakker, R.R., B.M. Jenkins, R.B. Williams, W. Carlson, J. Duffy, L.L. Baxter and V.M. Tiangco. 1997. Boiler performance and furnace deposition during a full scale test with leached biomass. In: Overend, R.P. and E. Chornet (eds.), Making a business from biomass in energy, environment, chemicals, fibers and materials, Pergamon, pp. 497-510.

Jenkins, B.M., R.R. Bakker, R.B. Williams, L.L. Baxter, S.Q. Turn, P. Thy, M. Sime, C. Lesher, G. Sclippa and C. Kinoshita. 1997. Measurements of the fouling and slagging characteristics of banagrass (Pennisetum purpureum) following aqueous extraction of inorganic constituents. In: Overend, R.P. and E. Chornet (eds.), Making a business from biomass in energy, environment, chemicals, fibers and materials, Pergamon, Oxford, pp. 705-718.

Jenkins, B.M., R.R. Bakker, R.B. Williams, M.A. Goronea, W. Carlson, J. Duffy, L.L. Baxter and V.M. Tiangco. 1997. Combustion of leached rice straw in Wheelabrator-Shasta Boiler No. 1 at temperatures above 900°C. Paper No. 97S-032, Western States Section/The Combustion Institute, 1997 Spring Meeting, Sandia National Laboratories, Livermore, California.

Baxter, L.L., B.M. Jenkins, M. Blander, D. Dayton and T.A. Milne. 1997. Equilibrium considerations during ash deposition in biomass boilers. In: Chartier, P., et al., (eds), Biomass for energy and the environment, Pergamon, pp 1108 – 1113.

Baxter, L.L., B.M. Jenkins, T.R. Miles, T.R. Miles, Jr., T. Milne, D. Dayton, R.W. Bryers and L.L. Oden. 1997. Inorganic material deposition in biomass boilers. In: Chartier, P., et al., (eds), Biomass for energy and the environment, Pergamon, pp 1114 – 1122.

Baxter, L.L., B.M. Jenkins, T. Gale, S. Sinquefield and G. Sclippa. 1997. Ash deposit chemistry and structure influences on physical and transport properties. In: Chartier, P., et al., (eds), Biomass for energy and the environment, Pergamon, pp 198 – 203.

Bakker, R.R. and B.M. Jenkins. 1997. Feasibility of fuel leaching to reduce ash fouling in biomass combustion systems. In: Chartier, P., et al., (eds), Biomass for energy and the environment, Pergamon, pp 980 – 985.

Jenkins, B.M., L.L. Baxter, T.R. Miles, Jr. and T.R. Miles. 1996. Combustion properties of biomass. Proceedings Biomass Usage for Utility and Industrial Power, Engineering Foundation, New York.

Baxter, L. L. and B.M. Jenkins. 1995. Laboratory illustrations of the transformations and deposition of inorganic material in biomass boilers. Proceedings 210th National Meeting ACS, Symposium on Biomass Fuels, Chicago, IL.

Jenkins, B.M., A.D. Jones, S.Q. Turn and R.B. Williams. 1995. Emissions of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAH) from biomass burning. ACS 209th Annual National Meeting, Anaheim, California.

Jenkins, B.M., R.R. Bakker and J.B. Wei. 1995. Removal of inorganic elements to improve biomass combustion properties. Proceedings Second Biomass Conference of the Americas, Portland, OR, pp 483-492.

Miles, T.R., T.R. Miles, Jr., R.W. Bryers, L.L. Baxter, B.M. Jenkins, and L.L. Oden. 1994. Alkalis in alternative biofuels. FACT 18, Combustion modeling, scaling, and air toxins, pp 211-220, ASME, New York.

Kayhanian, M., B.M. Jenkins, L.L. Baxter and D. Salour. 1994. Combustion of anaerobically digested humus as fuel. Proceedings Sixth National Bioenergy Conference, Reno, Nevada.

Jenkins, B.M. and S.Q. Turn. 1994. Primary atmospheric pollutants from agricultural burning: emission rate determinations from wind tunnel simulations. ASAE Paper 946008, ASAE, St. Joseph, Michigan.

Jenkins, B.M., L.L. Baxter, T.R. Miles, T.R. Miles, Jr., L.L. Oden, R.W. Bryers and E. Winther. 1994. Composition of ash deposits in biomass fueled boilers: results of full-scale experiments and laboratory simulations. ASAE Paper No. 946007, ASAE, St. Joseph, Michigan.

Jenkins, B.M. and L.L. Baxter. 1994. Uncontrolled pollutant emissions from biomass combustion under simulated boiler furnace conditions. Proceedings AFRC-JFRC Pacific Rim International Conference on Environmental Control of Combustion Processes, Maui, Hawaii.

Baxter, L. and B. Jenkins. 1994. Baseline NOx emissions during combustion of wood-derived pyrolysis oils. Proceedings Specialists Workshop on Biomass Pyrolysis Oil Combustion, Estes Park, Colorado.

Turn, S.Q., B.M. Jenkins, J.C. Chow, L.C. Pritchett, D. Campbell, T. Cahill and S.A. Whalen. 1993. Elemental characterization of particulate matter emitted from biomass burning: wind tunnel derived source profiles for herbaceous and wood fuels. Fall Meeting, American Geophysical Union, San Francisco, California.

Miles, T.R., T.R. Miles, Jr., L.L. Baxter, B.M. Jenkins, and L.L Oden. 1993. Alkali slagging problems with biomass fuels. First Biomass Conference of the Americas, Burlington, Vermont.

Baxter, L.L., T.R. Miles, T.R. Miles, Jr., B.M. Jenkins, G.H. Richards, and L.L Oden. 1993. Transformations and deposition of inorganic material in biomass boilers. In M.G. Carvalho (ed), Second International Conference on Combustion Technologies for a Clean Environment, 1:Biomass II 9-15, Commission of European Communities, Lisbon, Portugal.

Jenkins, B.M. 1993. Properties of biomass. In Biomass Energy Fundamentals, EPRI TR-102107, Electric Power Research Institute, Palo Alto, California.

Happ, J.F. and B.M. Jenkins. 1992. Investigacao experimental sobre a distribuicao de selenio entre os produtos de combustao de biomassa. Proceedings ENCIT 92, 4th Brazilian Thermal Science Meeting, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (in Portugese).

Salour, D., B.M. Jenkins, M. Vafaei and M. Kayhanian. 1992. Fuel blending in California fluidized bed facilities: fluidized bed combustion of urban wood waste and blends of urban wood waste with agricultural residues. Proceedings 5th Annual National Biofuels Conference, Waste Wood Processing and Combustion for Energy, Boston, Massachusetts.

Jenkins, B.M., O.G. Raabe, I.M. Kennedy, D.P.Y. Chang, S.Q. Turn, R.B. Williams, S.G. Hall, S. Teague, W. John, and D. Scales. 1992. Estimation of particulate matter emission factors by wind tunnel simulation of agricultural field burning. 11th Annual Meeting, American Association for Aerosol Research, San Francisco, California.

Jenkins, B.M. 1992. Air quality. In: Maintaining the competitive edge in California’s rice industry, University of California, Agricultural Issues Center, Davis, California.

Bining, A.S. and B.M. Jenkins. 1992. Reaction kinetics of thermochemical degradation of rice straw. International Conference on Agricultural Engineering, Uppsala, Sweden.

Bining, A.S. and B.M. Jenkins. 1992. Air quality regulations and their impact on biomass energy development in California. International Conference on Agricultural Engineering, Uppsala, Sweden.

Bining, A.S. and B.M. Jenkins. 1992. Thermochemical reaction kinetics for rice straw from an approximate integral technique. ASAE Paper No. 926029, American Society of Agricultural Engineers, St. Joseph, MI.

Salour, D., B.M. Jenkins, M. Vafaei and M. Kayhanian. 1992. Control of in-bed agglomeration by fuel blending in a pilot scale straw and wood fueled AFBC. Biomass Combustion Conference, Reno, Nevada.

Tiangco, V.M., B.M. Jenkins and J.R. Goss. 1991. Rice hull gasifier-engine system for power generation. ASAE Paper No. 918007. American Society of Agricultural Engineers, St. Joseph, MI 49085-9659.

Salour, D., B.M. Jenkins and M. Vafaei. 1991. Design and development of a pilot scale circulating fluidized bed reactor for the thermal conversion of biomass fuels. Proceedings of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers 11th International Conference on Fluidized Bed Combustion, Quebec, Canada.

Vafaei, M, B.M. Jenkins, D. Salour and F. Reardon. 1991. Heat Transfer to horizontal tubes measured in the bed and convective zones of a biomass fueled pilot scale fluidized bed combustor. Proceedings of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers 11th International Conference on Fluidized Bed Combustion, Quebec, Canada.

Happ, J.F., B.M. Jenkins, W.J. Chancellor and V. Cervinka. 1991. Emission of selenium in the combustion products of agroforestry biomass. ASAE Paper No. 914006, American Society of Agricultural Engineers, St. Joseph, MI 49085-9659.

Badger, P.C., J.L. Butler, B.M. Jenkins and W.A. LePori. 1990. Assessment of biomass energy use from agriculture and forestry. ASAE Paper No. 905533, American Society of Agricultural Engineers, St. Joseph, MI 49085-9659.

Jenkins, B.M. 1990. Fuel properties of biomass materials. International symposium on application and management of energy in agriculture: the role of biomass fuels. IIT Delhi, India.

Salour, D., B.M. Jenkins, M. Vafaei and M. Kayhanian. 1990. Thermal conversion of rice straw in a fluidized bed reactor. American Institute of Chemical Engineers Summer Meeting: Environment, Energy, and Safety, Paper 16D, San Diego, CA.

Jenkins, B.M., S.Q. Turn, R.B. Williams, D.P.Y. Chang, O.G. Raabe, J. Paskind and M. Ahuja. 1990. A combustion wind tunnel for direct determination of emission factors from open burning of agricultural wastes. Proceedings American Chemical Society Symposium on Measurement of Airborne Compounds: Sampling, Analysis, and Data Interpretation, Washington, D.C.

Salour, D., B.M. Jenkins, M. Vafaei and M. Kayhanian. 1990. Control of bed agglomeration by fuel blending during combustion of rice straw in a fluidized bed reactor. Proceedings XXI Convention, Union Panamericana de Associaciones de Ingenieros, UPADI 1990, Washington, D.C.

Tiangco, V.M., B.M. Jenkins, J.R. Goss, W.J. Chancellor and I.R. Camacho. 1990. Variation of engine performance with reactor size for a rice hull fueled gasification system. American Society of Agricultural Engineers Paper No. 90-6076, ASAE, St. Joseph, MI 49085.

Happ, J.F., B.M. Jenkins and M. Kayhanian. 1990. Selenium in fuels derived from agroforestry plantations irrigated with saline drainage water. American Society of Agricultural Engineers Paper No. 90-6023, ASAE, St. Joseph, MI 49085.

Tiangco, V.M., B.M. Jenkins, J.R. Goss, I.R. Camacho and F. Guo. 1989. Optimum specific gasification rate for static bed rice hull gasifiers. American Society of Agricultural Engineers Paper No. 89-6573, ASAE, St. Joseph, MI 49085.

Salour, D., B.M. Jenkins, M. Vafaei, and M. Kayhanian. 1989. Combustion of rice straw and straw/wood fuel blends in a fluidized bed reactor. American Society of Agricultural Engineers Paper No. 89-6574, ASAE, St. Joseph, MI 49085.

Tiangco, V.M., J.R. Goss, B.M. Jenkins and W.J. Chancellor. 1989. Pumping irrigation water with rice hull gasifier engine system. In Proceedings of the International Symposium in Agricultural Engineering: Potentialities of agricultural engineering in rural development, Vol. 1:585-590, Beijing, Peoples Republic of China.

Lague, C. and B.M. Jenkins. 1989. Modeling pre-harvest stress cracking of rice kernels. American Society of Agricultural Engineers Paper No. 89-6014, ASAE, St. Joseph, MI 49085.

Jenkins, B.M. 1989. Thermal performance of a coarse particulate fuelwood combustion system for heating greenhouses. American Society of Agricultural Engineers Paper No. 89-6088, ASAE, St. Joseph, MI 49085.

Jenkins, B.M. 1989. Thermal response of greenhouses under bench and perimeter heating. American Society of Agricultural Engineers Paper No. 89-4038, ASAE, St. Joseph, MI 49085.

Pellegrina, E., B.M. Jenkins and T.R. Rumsey. 1988. Feasibility of desiccant systems for combined temperature and humidity control in greenhouses. American Society of Agricultural Engineers Paper No. 88-4529, ASAE, St. Joseph, MI 49085.

Pellegrina, E., B.M. Jenkins and T.R. Rumsey. 1988. Simulation of solid phase rotary desiccant systems for greenhouse humidity control. American Society of Agricultural Engineers Paper No. 88-4013, ASAE, St. Joseph, MI 49085.

Upadhyaya, S.K., G. Miller, J. Knutson, B. Jenkins and J. Happ. 1988. Rasp bar and spike tooth combine performance. American Society of Agricultural Engineers Paper No. PR88-111, ASAE, St. Joseph, MI 49085.

Jenkins, B.M. 1987. Feasibility of modified swath harvesting techniques for rice. American Society of Agricultural Engineers Paper No. 87-6510, ASAE, St. Joseph, MI 49085.

Ebeling, J.M. and B.M. Jenkins. 1987. Yield and distribution of pyrolysis products from rice hulls and rice straw. American Society of Agricultural Engineers Paper No. 87-6552, ASAE, St. Joseph, MI 49085.

Ebeling, J.M. and B.M. Jenkins. 1987. Thermogravimetric analysis and kinetic reaction rates for rice hulls and rice straw. American Society of Agricultural Engineers Paper No. 87-6028, ASAE, St. Joseph, MI 49085.

Camacho, I. R., J.R. Goss and B.M. Jenkins. 1987. Compression ratio effect for a producer gas fueled engine. American Society of Agricultural Engineers Paper No. 87-0107, ASAE, St. Joseph, MI 49085.

Zohns, M.A., B.M. Jenkins and J.J. Mehlschau. 1986. An automatic laboratory apparatus for densification of particulate materials. American Society of Agricultural Engineers Paper No. 86-6578, ASAE, St. Joseph, MI 49085.

Jenkins, B.M. 1986. Moisture and quality relationships with improved swath harvesting techniques for rice. American Society of Agricultural Engineers Paper No. 86-1584, ASAE, St. Joseph, MI 49085.

Tiangco, V.M., B.M. Jenkins, J.R. Goss and W.J. Chancellor. 1986. Design and development of a continuous small-scale rice hull gas producer. American Society of Agricultural Engineers Paper No. 86-3070, ASAE, St. Joseph, MI 49085.

Brownfield, J.J., B.M. Jenkins and J.R. Goss. 1986. LP engine performance on rice straw producer gas. American Society of Agricultural Engineers Paper No. 86-3069, ASAE, St. Joseph, MI 49085.

Lamorey, G.W., B.M. Jenkins, J.R. Goss. 1986. LP engine and fluidized bed gas producer performance. American Society of Agricultural Engineers Paper No. 86-3072, ASAE, St. Joseph, MI 49085.

Creamer, K.S., B.M. Jenkins, J.R. Goss and W.J. Chancellor. 1986. Small scale rice hull gas producer – gasoline engine performance. American Society of Agricultural Engineers Paper No. 86-3071, ASAE, St. Joseph, MI 49085.

Jenkins, B.M. and J.J. Mehlschau. 1985. Performance of a biomass fueled Stirling engine. American Society of Agricultural Engineers Paper No. 85-3568, ASAE, St. Joseph, MI 49085.

Jenkins, B.M. and H.R. Sumner. 1985. Research needs and priorities for harvest and handling of agricultural residues. American Society of Agricultural Engineers Paper No. 85-3066, ASAE, St. Joseph, MI 49085.

Jenkins, B.M., J.M. Ebeling, T.R. Rumsey and M. Malagoli. 1985. Empirical simulation of the field drying of biomass. American Society of Agricultural Engineers Paper No. 85-3077, ASAE, St. Joseph, MI 49085.

Jenkins, B.M., R.M. Sachs, D. Roberts, K.M. Sachs, J.M. Ebeling, G. Forister and D.W. Fujino. 1985. Evaluation of a biomass fueled furnace for direct greenhouse heating. American Society of Agricultural Engineers Paper No. 85-3081, ASAE, St. Joseph, MI 49085.

Ebeling, J.M., M.A. Zohns and B.M. Jenkins. 1985. Assessment of basic property data needed for the design of biomass thermal conversion systems. American Society of Agricultural Engineers Paper No. 85-3022, ASAE, St. Joseph, MI 49085.

Zhao, J., B.M. Jenkins, R.H. Shaw and I. Seginer. 1985. Heat and water vapor balance of greenhouse plant leaves under convective and infrared heating. American Society of Agricultural Engineers Paper No. 85-4052, ASAE, St. Joseph, MI 49085.

Jenkins, B.M. 1985. A model for evaluating heat pump, biomass, and cogeneration systems for greenhouse heating. American Society of Agricultural Engineers Paper No. 85-5005, ASAE, St. Joseph, MI 49085 .

Sachs, R.M., D. Roberts, K.M. Sachs, B.M. Jenkins, G. Forister, J. Ebeling and D.W. Fujino. 1985. Biomass fueled furnace coupled to greenhouse heating and crop drying systems. Proceedings 3rd EC Energy from Biomass Conference, Venice, Italy, April.

Jenkins, B.M. and J.M. Ebeling. 1985. A system for measuring the natural drying rates of biomass. American Society of Agricultural Engineers Paper No. PR85-013, ASAE, St. Joseph, MI 49085 .

Jenkins, B.M. and G. Knutson. 1984. Energy balances in biomass handling systems: net energy analysis of electricity from straw. American Society of Agricultural Engineers Paper No. 84-3593, ASAE, St. Joseph, MI 49085 .

Newnan, D.G., editor. 1984. Engineering economy exam file. Engineering Press, San Jose, CA (selected contributions).

Ebeling, J.M. and B.M. Jenkins. 1984. Laboratory procedures for the analysis of biomass fuels. American Society of Agricultural Engineers Paper No. 84-3074, ASAE, St. Joseph, MI 49085 .

Jenkins, B.M. and M.S. Kaminaka. 1984. Microcomputer appplications for teaching engines. American Society of Agricultural Engineers Paper No. 84-5051, ASAE, St. Joseph, MI 49085 .

Jenkins, B.M., J.M. Ebeling and T.R. Rumsey. 1984. Modeling approaches to simulating the field drying of biomass. American Society of Agricultural Engineers Paper No. 84-3066, ASAE, St. Joseph, MI 49085 .

Ebeling, J.M. and B.M. Jenkins. 1983. Physical and chemical properties of biomass fuels. American Society of Agricultural Engineers Paper No. 83-3546, ASAE, St. Joseph, MI 49085.

Jenkins, B.M. 1983. Modified round baler for rice straw. American Society of Agricultural Engineers Paper No. 83-3552. ASAE, St. Joseph, MI 49085.

Jenkins, B.M. 1983. Module systems applied to biomass. American Society of Agricultural Engineers Paper No. 83-3553. ASAE, St. Joseph, MI 49085.

Jenkins, B.M., J.F. Arthur, G.E. Miller and P.S. Parsons. 1983. Logisitics and economics of biomass utilization. American Society of Agricultural Engineers Paper No. 83-3020. ASAE, St. Joseph, MI 49085.

Zohns, M.A., B.M. Jenkins, J.J. Mehlschau, D. Morrison. 1983. Almond brush module cutter. American Society of Agricultural Engineers Paper No. 83-3069, ASAE, St. Joseph, MI 49085.

Zohns, M.A. and B.M. Jenkins. 1982. Energy and power requirements for shearing moduled almond prunings. American Society of Agricultural Engineers Paper No. 82-3556, ASAE, St. Joseph, MI 49085.

Jenkins, B.M., D.A. Toenjes, J.B. Dobie and J.F. Arthur. 1982. Large bale systems for harvesting rice straw. American Society of Agricultural Engineers Paper No. 82-3588, ASAE, St. Joseph, MI 49085.

Jenkins, B.M. and J.F. Arthur. 1982. Assessing biomass utilization options. American Society of Agricultural Engineers Paper No. 82-5023, ASAE, St. Joseph, MI 49085.

Jenkins, B.M., J.F. Arthur, and P.A. Eibeck. 1982. Transportation model for selecting optimum biomass utilization sites. American Society of Agricultural Engineers Paper No. 82-3090, ASAE, St. Joseph, MI 49085.

Harral, J.K.A., B.M. Jenkins, M.J. Blanchet and R.F. Goldstein. 1980. The utility market for gaseous synfuels. Proceedings of Synfuels: Outlook in the 80’s, Synfuels Week, Washington, D.C., October.

Goss, J.R., R.G. Ault, J.J. Mehlschau, B.M. Jenkins and G.J. Redding. 1980. Transient and steady state temperature fluctuations in a downdraft gas producer. American Society of Agricultural Engineers Paper No. PR80-037, ASAE, St. Joseph, MI 49085.

Jenkins, B.M. and J.R. Goss. 1980. Effect of air blast rate on fixed bed gasifiers. American Society of Agricultural Engineers Paper No. PR80-028, ASAE, St. Joseph, MI 49085.

Blanchet, M.J., B.M. Jenkins, J.G. Meyer, P. Maciel and R.F. Goldstein. 1980. Pacific Gas and Electric Company: biomass energy activities. Proceedings of the Institute for Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE), Region 6, San Diego, CA, Feb.

Goss, J.R., J.J. Mehlschau and B.M. Jenkins. 1979. Downdraft gas producer systems to utilize crop and wood residues. Proceedings 9th Congress International du Genie Rural (CIGR), Michigan State University, East Lansing, Paper No. III-1-20, June.

Jenkins, B.M., B.C. Horsfield, J.B. Dobie and G.E. Miller. 1979. Agricultural residues: renewable energy for utility power companies. American Society of Agricultural Engineers Paper No. 79-3004. ASAE, St. Joseph, MI 49085.


Reports (Limited Distribution)
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Hart, Q. N. Parker, O. Prilepova, J. Merz and B. Jenkins.  2013.  Geospatial model integration.  Advanced Hardwood Biofuels Annual Meeting, Corvallis, Oregon, September (poster).

Hart, Q., O. Prilepova, J. Merz and B. Jenkins.  2013.  The 3-PG growth model with coppicing. Advanced Hardwood Biofuels Annual Meeting, Corvallis, Oregon, September (poster).

Pei, Y., N. Parker and B. Jenkins.  2013.  Competitive advantages of drop-in and ethanol fuels.  Advanced Hardwood Biofuels Annual Meeting, Corvallis, Oregon, September (poster).

Tittmann, P., Q. Hart and B. Jenkins.  2013.  Estimating site-specific logistics and land costs for new biorefinery construction in the Pacific Northwest.  Advanced Hardwood Biofuels Annual Meeting, Corvallis, Oregon, September (poster).

Li, Y., P. Tittmann, N. Parker and B. Jenkins.  2013.  The impact of pelletization process on biomass supply chain.  Advanced Hardwood Biofuels Annual Meeting, Corvallis, Oregon, September (poster).

Jenner, M., S. Bucaram, S. Kaffka and B. Jenkins.  2013.  Introduction to AHB economic impact analysis with IMPLAN. Advanced Hardwood Biofuels Annual Meeting, Corvallis, Oregon, September (poster).

Jenner, M., S. Bucaram, S. Kaffka and B. Jenkins.  2013.  AHB study area-wide Bioenergy Crop Adoption model (BCAM).  Advanced Hardwood Biofuels Annual Meeting, Corvallis, Oregon, September (poster).

Parker, N., Q. Hart, M. Jenner and B. Jenkins.  2013.  Spatial technoeconomic analysis of the advanced hardwood biofuel system using the Geospatial Bioenergy Systems Model (GBSM).  Advanced Hardwood Biofuels Annual Meeting, Corvallis, Oregon, September (poster).

Jenkins, B.M., R. Cattolica, R. Dibble, C.E. Lesher, A. Navrotsky, P. Thy, J. VanderGheynst, R. Williams, R. Zhang, C. Acharya, S. Anderson, D. Arter, A. Clark, B. Higgins, F. Jiang, Z. McCaffrey, J. Roach, K. Vecchio and C.W. Yu. 2013. Control of ash and slag transformations and syngas quality in biomass gasification for liquid fuels synthesis.  Final Report, Chevron Corporation, San Ramon, CA.

Jenkins, B.M., C.W. Yu, L. Wang, T. Jeoh, S. Kaffka, C.E. Lesher, P. Thy, J. VanderGheynst, R. Zhang, S. Anderson, A. Bhat, J. Liu, B.C.L. Nguyen. 2012.  Leaching pretreatments for biomass feedstock upgrading.  Final Report, Chevron Corporation, San Ramon, CA.

Birdsall, J., R.B. Williams, B. Jenkins and S. Kaffka. 2012.  Repowering solid fuel biomass electricity generation,  Final Report, California Energy Commission, Sacramento, California.

Parker, N., Q. Hart, P. Tittmann and B. Jenkins.  2011.  National biofuel supply analysis.  Final Report, Western Governors’ Association, Denver, Colorado.

Jenkins, B. M., Q. Hart, N. Parker, P. Tittmann, M. Lay, R. Nelson, K. Skog, E. Gray and A. Schroeder.  2010.  Strategic development of bioenergy in the United States:  spatial analysis and supply curve development. Final Report, USDA, Washington, D.C.

Shaffer, S., L. Paredes, M. Summers, D.H. Kim and B. Jenkins.  2009. Feasibility of biomass energy production to support local water self-sufficiency.  Final Report, Western Governors’ Association, Denver, Colorado.

Tittmann, P., N. Parker, Q. Hart, M. Lay and B. Jenkins. 2008. Economic potential of California biomass resources for energy and biofuel. Final Report, California Energy Commission, Sacramento, California.

Parker, N., P. Tittmann, Q. Hart, M. Lay, J. Cunningham, R. Nelson, K. Skog, A. Milbrandt, E. Gray, A. Schmidt and B. Jenkins. 2008. Strategic assessment of bioenergy development in the West: spatial analysis and supply curve development. Final Report, Western Governors’ Association, Denver, Colorado.

Hart, Q., N. Parker, P. Tittman, M. Lay, J. Cunningham, A. Milbrandt, R. Nelson, A. Schmidt, K. Skog and B.M. Jenkins. 2007. Strategic development of bioenergy in the Western States: Development of supply scenarios linked to policy recommendations–Spatial analysis and supply curve development. USDA/DOE DE-PS36-06GO96002F, Western Governor’s Association Clean and Diversified Energy Initiative, University of California, Davis, September.

Farrell, A., D. Sperling, A.R. Brandt, A. Eggert, B.K. Haya, J. Hughes, B.M. Jenkins, A.D. Jones, D.M. Kammen, C.R. Knittel, M.W. Melaina, M. O’Hare and R.J. Plevin. 2007. A low-carbon fuel standard for California–Part 2: Policy Analysis. University of California, August.

Farrell, A., D. Sperling, S.M. Arons, A.R. Brandt, M.A. Delucchi, A. Eggert, B.K. Haya, J. Hughes, B.M. Jenkins, A.D. Jones, D.M. Kammen, S.R. Kaffka, C.R. Knittel, D.M. Lemoine, E.W. Martin, M.W. Melaina, J.M. Ogden, R.J. Plevin, B.T. Turner, R.B. Williams and C. Yang. 2007. A low-carbon fuel standard for California–Part 1: Technical Analysis. University of California, August.

Thy, P., C.E. Lesher, B.M. Jenkins, M.A. Gras and R. Shiraki. 2007. Trace metal mobilization during combustion of biomass fuels. PIER Final Project Report, California Energy Commission, Sacramento, California, August.

Williams, R., N. Parker, C. Yang, J. Ogden and B. Jenkins. 2007. H2 production via biomass gasification. Advanced Energy Pathways (AEP) Project, Task 4.1 Technology Assessments of Vehicle Fuels and Technologies, Public Interest Energy Research Program, California Energy Commission, Sacramento, California, June.

Williams, R.B. and B.M. Jenkins. 2007. California biomass and biofuels production potential. Draft report, TIAX Research Agreement 07-003016, California Biomass Collaborative, Davis, California.

Rapport, J., R.B. Williams, R. Zhang and B. Jenkins. 2007. Evaluation of conversion technology processes and products: factors required for the successful commercialization of municipal solid waste anaerobic digestion. California Integrated Waste Management Board, Sacramento, California, April.

Zhang, R., P. Gikas, B. Zhu, B. Jenkins. 2007. Anaerobic digestion of municipal solid waste for biogas energy and compost production: evaluation of biomixer process as a pretreatment technology. Research Report, California Integrated Waste Management Board, Sacramento, California, May.

Jenkins, B.M. 2006. Energy from poplar. Presented: From Costly Waste to Valuable Resource: Growing Crops with Treated Municipal Wastewater Workshop, University of California Cooperative Extension, Jamestown, California, August.

Gray, E., D. Hallberg, G. Gordon, B. Blazer, K. Kostelnik, D. Bolin, O. Erlich, B. Carlson, C. Cox, R. Davis, S. Haase, D. Hayslip, J. Hunter, W. Huffman, B. Jenkins, J. Jensen, J. Kerstetter, K. Krich, R. Malhotra, T. Mason, G. Morris, R. Nelson, R. Overend, M. Patton-Mallory, M. Rapport, P. Reese, J. Stewart, S.Q. Turn, C. Wentz and E. Wheeless. 2006. Biomass Task Force Report. Western Governor’s Association Clean and Diversified Energy Initiative, WGA, Denver, Colorado, January.

Williams, R.B., M. Gildart, L. Yan, R.E. Aldas, L. Duan and B.M. Jenkins. 2006. An assessment of biomass resources in California, 2006. Contract 500-01-016, California Energy Commission, Sacramento, California.

Jenkins, B.M. (ed). 2006. A preliminary roadmap for the development of biomass in California. CEC-500-2006-095-D, California Energy Commission, Sacramento, California.

Jenkins, B.M. (ed). 2005. Biomass in California: Challenges, opportunities, and potentials for sustainable management and development. CEC 500-2005-160, California Energy Commission, Sacramento, California.

Gildart, M., R.B. Williams, L. Yan, R.E. Aldas, G.C. Matteson and B.M. Jenkins. 2005. An assessment of biomass resources in California, 2005. Contract 500-01-016, California Energy Commission, Sacramento, California.

Hackett, C. T.D. Durbin, W. Welch, J. Pence, R.B. Williams, B.M. Jenkins, D. Salour and R. Aldas. 2004. Evaluation of conversion technology processes and products. Draft Final Report, California Integrated Waste Management Board, Sacramento, California.

Meister, B.C., R.B. Williams and B.M. Jenkins. 2004. Utilization of Waste Renewable Fuels in Boilers with Minimization of Pollutant Emissions: Laboratory scale gasification screening experiments. Final report, CEC/UCD 500-99-013, California Energy Commission, Sacramento, California.

von Bernath, H.I., G.C. Matteson, R.B. Williams, L. Yan, M.C. Gildart, B.M. Jenkins, Z. Zhang, V. Tiangco, P. Sethi, G. Simons, M. Rosenberg, J. Spero, T.T. Shih and L. Duan. 2004. An assessment of biomass resources in California. Final Report, CEC/UCD 500-01-016, California Biomass Collaborative, University of California, Davis, California.

Thy, P., C.E. Lesher, B.M. Jenkins and R.B. Williams. 2004. Controlling fouling with rice straw blends in biomass boilers. Final Report, CEC/EISG 51977A/00-20, California Energy Commission, Sacramento, California.

Jakeway, L.A., S.Q. Turn, C.M. Kinoshita, B.M. Jenkins, R.B. Williams and L.G. Blevins. 2004. Closed-loop biomass co-firing—pilot scale and full scale test results. Final Technical Report, US Department of Energy DE-FC36-99GO10479.

Blevins, L.G., L.A. Jakeway, B.M. Jenkins, R.B. Williams and S.Q. Turn. 2004. Closed-loop biomass co-firing in a laboratory reactor and in a full-scale boiler. SAND2004-1642, Sandia National Laboratories, Livermore, California.

Jenkins, B.M. 2004. An Assessment of Biomass Resources in California. Proceedings American Society of Agronomy California Plant and Soil Conference, Visalia, California.

Williams, R.B., B.M. Jenkins and D. Nguyen. 2003. Solid waste conversion: a review and database of current and emerging technologies. Final Report, Interagency Agreement IWM-C0172, California Integrated Waste Management Board, Sacramento, California.

Jenkins, B.M., P. Thy, S.Q. Turn, L.G. Blevins, L.L. Baxter, L.A. Jakeway, R.B. Williams, S.L. Blunk, M.W. Yore, B.C. Wu and C.E. Lesher. 2002. Cofiring biomass with coal in a conventional spreader-stoker boiler, 4: Ash deposition investigations. Final Report to Hawaiian Commercial and Sugar Co., Puunene, Maui, Hawaii.

Jenkins, B.M., M.D. Summers, M.W. Yore, S.L. Blunk, R. Bakker-Dhaliwal, H. Lee, W. Huisman, J.F. Williams, R.G. Mutters, J.E. Hill, L.G. Bernheim, L. Yan, P.R. Hyde and R.E. Plant. 2002. Harvesting and handling rice straw for off-field utilization. California Rice Field Day, 28 August (as poster).

Jenkins, B.M., W.W. Clark, V.A. Fung, T. Atwood, V. Tiangco and R. Julian. 2001. Distributed power generation for agro-energy in sustainable development in the Philippines. Final Report, State Environmental Initiative, Council of State Governments, Lexington, Kentucky.

Turn, S.Q., L.A. Jakeway, C.M. Kinoshita, B.M. Jenkins, L.L. Baxter, B.C. Wu and L.G. Blevins. 2001. Fuel characteristics of processed, high-fiber cane. Proceedings of the Fifth Biomass Conference of the Americas, Orlando, Florida, 17-21 September (Conference extended abstracts only, published on CD).

Williams, R.B., B.C. Meister, L. Fernando-Calvo, B.M. Jenkins and P.H Heyerdahl. 2001. Gasification of biomass for gas reburning in close-coupled boiler applications. Proceedings of the Fifth Biomass Conference of the Americas, Orlando, Florida, 17-21 September (Conference extended abstracts only, published on CD).

Wu, B.C., L.G. Blevins, L. Jakeway, B.M. Jenkins, S.Q. Turn and L.L. Baxter. 2001. Closed-loop biomass/coal co-firing project at Hawaii Commercial and Sugar. Proceedings of the Fifth Biomass Conference of the Americas, Orlando, Florida, 17-21 September (Conference extended abstracts only, published on CD).

Summers, M.D., P.R. Hyde and B.M. Jenkins. 2001. Yields and property variations for rice straw in California. Proceedings of the Fifth Biomass Conference of the Americas, Orlando, Florida, 17-21 September (Conference cancelled due to 9/11, extended abstracts published on CD and on-line at: http://www.brdisolutions.com/pdfs/bcota/session1.html ).

Jenkins, B.M., J.D. Mannapperuma and R.R. Bakker. 2001. Reverse osmosis of a biomass leachate for water and materials recovery. Proceedings of the Fifth Biomass Conference of the Americas, Orlando, Florida, 17-21 September (Conference extended abstracts only, published on CD).

Yore, M.W., B.M. Jenkins and M.D. Summers. 2001. Integrated harvester operations for enhanced straw recovery. Rice Field Day, California Cooperative Rice Research Foundation and United States Department of Agriculture, 29 August (abstract and poster).

Yore, M.W., B.M. Jenkins and M.D. Summers. 2001. Integrated harvester operations for enhanced straw recovery. Proceedings Rice Straw Management Update, UC-DANR, University of California, Davis, California.

Summers, M.D., P.R. Hyde, B.M. Jenkins, S.L. Blunk, M.W. Yore, J.F. Williams and R.G. Mutters. 2001. Developing engineering data on rice straw for improvement of harvesting, handling, and utilization. Proceedings Rice Straw Management Update, UC-DANR, University of California, Davis, California.

Jenkins, B.M., M.D. Summers, R.R. Bakker and M.W. Yore. 2001. Performance and economic issues in the utilization of rice straw. Proceedings Rice Straw Management Update, UC-DANR, University of California, Davis, California.

Jenkins, B.M., R.B. Williams, R.R. Bakker, D.E. Yomogida, S.L. Blunk, D. Pfaff, M. Goronea, L.L. Baxter, W. Carlson, J. Duffy, J. Rovenstine, R. Bates, T. Smith, A. Sugaoka, K. Stucki and S. Reynolds. 2000. Fuel selection and furnace control in the reduction of operating costs for biomass boilers. Final Report, California Energy Commission, Sacramento, California (in 4 volumes).

Jenkins, B.M., W.W. Clark, W. Isherwood, S. England and J. Yates. 2000. Development of an operating plan for acquisition and management of the PVUSA/Davis facility by the University of California. University of California, Davis, California.

Summers, M.D., B.M. Jenkins, P.R. Hyde, J.F. Williams, R.R. Mutters and S.C. Scardaci. 2000. Properties of California rice straw for utilization. California Rice Field Day, California Cooperative Rice Research Foundation and United States Department of Agriculture, 30 August (abstract and poster).

Jenkins, B.M., R.R. Bakker, R.B. Williams, R. Bakker-Dhaliwal, M.D. Summers, H. Lee, L.G. Bernheim, W. Huisman, L.L. Yan, P. Andrade-Sanchez and M. Yore. 2000. Commercial feasibility of utilizing rice straw for power generation. California Rice Field Day, California Cooperative Rice Research Foundation and United States Department of Agriculture, 30 August (abstract and poster).

Huisman, W., B.M. Jenkins and M.D. Summers. 2000. Comparison of bale storage systems for biomass. California Rice Field Day, California Cooperative Rice Research Foundation and United States Department of Agriculture, 30 August (abstract and poster).

Pfaff, D., B.M. Jenkins and S.Q. Turn. 2000. Alkali partitioning during fluidized bed conversion of biomass. Progress in Thermochemical Biomass Conversion, Tyrol, Austria, 17-22 September (abstract and poster).

Bakker-Dhaliwal, R., B.M. Jenkins, H. Lee, D.A. Sumner, J.F. Williams, S.C. Scardaci, R.G. Mutters, R. Herkert, T.A. Johnson and D. Dickey. 1999. Equipment performance and economic assessments of harvesting and handling rice straw. California Rice Field Day, California Cooperative Rice Research Foundation and United States Department of Agriculture, 25 August (abstract and poster).

Jenkins, B.M. 1999. Combustion and other thermal conversion options for agricultural biomass. Twelfth CIFAR Conference, New Processing Technologies for Utilization of Food and Agricultural Wastes, University of California, Davis (abstract).

Lieth, J.H., L.Y. Li and B.M. Jenkins. 1999. Simulating and optimizing greenhouse microclimate for energy efficient production. Final report, University of California Energy Institute, Berkeley, California.

Bakker-Dhaliwal, R., L.G. Bernheim, M.D. Summers, L. Yan and B.M. Jenkins. 1999. Rice straw harvesting and handling for off-field utilization, 2nd Annual Report, USDA, Washington, D.C.

Bakker-Dhaliwal, R., B.M. Jenkins, H. Lee and L. Bernheim. 1998. Rice straw harvesting and handling for off-field utilization. Annual Report, United States Department of Agriculture, Washington, D.C.

Jenkins, B.M., P. Thy, P.Y. Liu, C.E. Lesher, A. Beland and V. Cervinka. 1998. Preliminary investigation into the vitrification of salts from evaporated drain water. Final Report, Westside Resource Conservation District and Department of Water Resources, Fresno, California.

Jenkins, B.M. 1997. Vitrification of evaporite salt from saline drain water. 10th annual Agroforestry conference, Hanford, California, 15-16 October.

Yomogida, D. and B.M. Jenkins. 1997. Thermal characteristics of ligneous residue from the enzymatic hydrolysis of mixed waste feedstock. STEP-2 Final Report to California Energy Commission, Sacramento, California.

Yomogida, D. and B.M. Jenkins. 1997. Feasibility study of rice straw to ethanol in Gridley, California: Thermal Conversion Studies. Final report, DOE contract DE-AC36-83CH10093/NREL subcontract ZCG 6-15143-01, National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Golden, Colorado.

Yomogida, D. and B.M. Jenkins. 1997. Feasibility study for rice straw to ethanol in Gridley, California: Nutrient Cycle Evaluation. Final report, DOE contract DE-AC36-83CH10093/NREL subcontract ZCG 6-15143-01, National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Golden, Colorado.

Jenkins, B.M. 1997. Combustion characteristics of high alkali biomass: laboratory characterizations of the combustion properties of bagasse and banagrass. Final report, HNEI subcontract 96-08403V, Hawaii Natural Energy Institute, Honolulu, Hawaii.

Jenkins, B.M. 1996. Atmospheric pollutant emission factors from open burning of agricultural and forest biomass by wind tunnel simulations. Final Report (3 Vols.), CARB Project A932-126, California Air Resources Board, Sacramento, California.

Miles, T.R., T.R. Miles, Jr., L.L. Baxter, R.W. Bryers, B.M. Jenkins, L.L. Oden. 1995. Alkali Deposits found in biomass power plants: a preliminary investigation of their extent and nature. Final Report, National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Golden, CO.

Jenkins, B.M. 1995. Atmospheric pollutant emission factors from open burning of sugar cane by wind tunnel simulations. Final Report, Hawaiian Sugar Planters’ Association, Aiea, Hawaii.

Salour, D. and B.M. Jenkins. 1994. Thermal conversion of rice straw in a pilot scale fluidized bed reactor. Final Report, California Energy Commission, Contract #500-86-013, Sacramento, CA.

Jenkins, B.M., M. Kayhanian, L.L. Baxter and D. Salour. 1994. Combustion of composted residual biosolids from high-solids digestion. Chapter 8 in Kayhanian, M., S. Hardy, G. Tchobanoglous, B. Jenkins, D. Rich. Evaluation of a two-stage anaerobic composting process for the production of energy. Final report, CEC Project 500-90-027, California Energy Commission, Sacramento, California.

Cartwright, S.A., R.M. Sachs and B.M. Jenkins. 1994. Biomass envelope project study. Final report to Sacramento Municipal Utilities District, Sacramento, California.

Jenkins, B.M. 1993. Heating and cooling in the environmental control of greenhouses. Proceedings Ornamental Crop Production, University of California, Davis, California.

Jenkins, B.M. 1991. Morphological characterization of particulate matter emission from open burning of rice straw. Annual Report, Comprehensive research on rice, University of California and United States Department of Agriculture, Davis, Calfornia.

Happ, J.F., B.M. Jenkins and V. Cervinka. 1991. Selenium partitioning among the combustion products of agroforestry biomass. Agroforestry Workshop, Mendota, California.

Jenkins, B.M., D.P.Y. Chang, O.G. Raabe, I.M. Kennedy, S.Q. Turn, R.B. Williams, S.G. Hall and S. Teague. 1992. Influence of wind tunnel configuration on fire structure and emissions. Interim report, California Air Resources Board Project No. A932-161, University of California, Davis.

Happ, J.F., B.M. Jenkins, M. Kayhanian and R. Happ. 1991. Characterization of fuel wood produced under the San Joaquin Valley Agroforestry Program: fuel properties, selenium concentrations, and distribution of selenium among combustion products. Final Report, CDFA Interagency Agreement 3913, California Department of Food and Agriculture, Sacramento, California.

Jenkins, B.M. 1990. Morphological characterization of particulate matter emission from open burning of rice straw. Annual Report, Comprehensive research on rice, University of California and United States Department of Agriculture, Davis, Calfornia.

Happ, J.F., B.M. Jenkins and R. Happ. 1990. Distribution of selenium among combustion products of Eucalyptus woodfrom an agroforestry plantation irrigated with saline drain water. Proceedings Agroforestry Conference, Corcoran, California.

Hartsough, B.R. and B.M. Jenkins. 1990. Energy and cost accounting for large-scale euclayptus plantations. CREA Report No. 89-04, University of California, Davis, California.

Sachs, R.M., B.M. Jenkins, I. Sisto, G.W. Forister. 1990. Plant response and energy savings for bench-top heated greenhouses. CREA Report No. 89-05, University of California, Davis, California.

Jenkins, B.M. 1990. An assessment of burn fractions and seasonal burn profiles for agricultural crop residues in the San Joaquin Valley of California. Final Report, Interagency Agreement No. A847-110, California Air Resources Board, Sacramento, California.

Jenkins, B.M., D.P.Y. Chang and O.Raabe. 1990. Development of test procedures to determine emissions from open burning of agricultural and forestry wastes. Final Report, Contract No. A5-126-32, California Air Resources Board, Sacramento, California.

Jenkins, B.M., J.F. Happ and M. Kayhanian. 1989. Characterization of selenium concentrations and fuel properties of biomass produced under saline irrigation in the San Joaquin Valley of California. Annual Report, CDFA Interagency Agreement 3913, University of California, Davis, California.

Sachs, R.M. and B.M. Jenkins. 1989. Biomass as an energy source. Proceedings Global Climate Change: Energy policies to address global climate change. University of California, Davis.

Hartsough, B.R. and B.M. Jenkins. 1989. Eucalyptus plantations–first year results from a large-scale energy accounting study. Proceedings of the 61st Rural Energy Conference, University of California, Davis.

Sachs, R.M., B.M. Jenkins, I. Sisto and G.W. Forister. 1989. Plant response and energy savings for bench-top heated greenhouses. Proceedings of the 61st Rural Energy Conference, University of California, Davis.

Jenkins, B.M., R.M. Sachs, L.T. Tran, and J.J. Mehlschau. 1989. An automatic biomass fueled heating system for greenhouses. Proceedings of the 61st Rural Energy Conference, University of California, Davis.

Jenkins, B.M., J.F. Happ and M. Kayhanian. 1988. Characterization of the selenium concentrations and fuel wood properties of eucalyptus produced under saline irrigation in the San Joaquin Valley of California. Proceedings Agroforestry Workshop, Fresno, California.

Jenkins, B.M. 1988. Methodology for optimizing biomass handling systems, consultancy report. Centre of advanced studies on energy management in agriculture, UN FAO and Indian Council of Agricultural Research, UNDP Project IND/83/020, New Delhi, India.

Thompson, J.F., J.K. Knutson, B. Jenkins, S. Geng and G. Miller. 1988. Analysis of variability in rice milling appraisals. Annual Report, Comprehensive research on rice, University of California and United States Department of Agriculture, Davis, California.

Jenkins, B.M. 1988. A modified swath harvesting system for rice. Proceedings 60th Annual Rural Energy Conference, University of California, Davis.

Pellegrina, E. and B.M. Jenkins. 1988. Simulation model of greenhouse temperature and humidity control using desiccants. Proceedings 60th Annual Rural Energy Conference, University of California, Davis.

Jenkins, B.M. 1987. Development of a swath harvesting system for maintaining grain quality in the field. Annual Report, Comprehensive research on rice, University of California and United States Department of Agriculture, Davis, California.

Jenkins, B.M., D.A. Toenjes and S. Tang. 1987. Variability in the ultimate shear strength of the stems from two alfalfa varieties under two irrigation treatments. Western Alfalfa Improvement Conference, University of California, Davis, CA.

Jenkins, B.M. 1987. Developments in the design and application of energy systems for greenhouses. Proceedings Ornamental Horticulture Continuing Conference, University of California, Davis.

Mannapperuma, J.D. and B.M. Jenkins. 1987. The optimum size of a greenhouse coupled cogeneration system under regulatory constraint. Proceedings 59th Annual Rural Energy Conference, University of California, Davis.

Jenkins, B.M. 1986. Development of a swath harvesting system for maintaining grain quality in the field. Comprehensive research on rice annual report, University of California and United States Department of Agriculture, Davis, California.

Jenkins, B.M. 1986. Fundamental considerations in the design, testing, and evaluation of gasification equipment for engine and direct heat applications. Technical report to the U.S. Agency for International Development, Manila, Philippines.

Caldwell, C.G. and B.M. Jenkins. 1986. Agricultural waste to energy study. Ralph M. Parsons Company, Pasadena, California.

Jenkins, B.M. 1986. Implications of photosynthetic efficiency and biomass yield for optimal sizing of utilization facilities. Proceedings of the Agroforestry workshop, University of California, Davis, May.

Jenkins, B.M. 1986. Biomass energy for irrigation and comparative costs with alternative fuels. Proceedings 58th Rural Energy Conference, University of California, Davis, California, January.

Jenkins, B.M. 1985. Investigation of rice grain quality changes and grain/straw moisture relationships during swath harvesting of rice. Comprehensive research on rice annual report, University of California and United States Department of Agriculture, Davis, California.

Jenkins, B.M. 1985. Management of almond tree prunings. Proceedings of the California Plant and Soil Conference, American Society of Agronomy, Fresno, California, January.

Jenkins, B.M. 1985. Greenhouse model for evaluating alternate heating systems. Proceedings 57th Rural Energy Conference, University of California, Davis, California, January.

Sanjeevan, K. and B.M. Jenkins. 1984. Technical and economic feasibility of heating greenhouses in California with heat pump and cogeneration systems. CREA final report, Agricultural Engineering Department, University of California, Davis, California.

Jenkins, B.M. 1984. Energy from biomass. Proceedings of the American Water Works Association, Reno, Nevada, October.

Jenkins, B.M. 1984. Programming calculators and computers. Programming guide for Consumer Technology 31. University of California, Davis.

Jenkins, B.M. 1984. Heat pumps and cogeneration systems for greenhouse heating. Presented at the PGandE Energy Expo and Conference, Oakland, California, May.

Jenkins, B.M. 1984. Biomass systems. Proceedings of Producing Energy from Agricultural Biomass, University of California, Davis, California, April.

Sanjeevan, K. and B.M. Jenkins. 1984. Alternative heating methods for greenhouses in California. Proceedings 56th Rural Energy Conference, University of California, Davis, California, January.

Zohns, M.A., B.M. Jenkins, J.J. Mehlschau and D. Morrison. 1984. Almond brush module cutter. Proceedings 53rd Farm Machinery Conference, University of California, Davis, California, January.

Jenkins, B.M. 1983. Systems analysis of biomass utilization. Agricultural Engineering Department, University of California, Davis, California.

Jenkins, B.M., R. Hissen and J.F. Thompson. 1983. Agricultural applications for cogenerated heat and power from low quality natural gas in California. CREA final report, Agricultural Engineering Department, University of California, Davis, California.

Jenkins, B.M. and R. Hissen. 1983. Agricultural applications for cogenerated heat and power from low quality natural gas in California. Proceedings of the Rural Energy Conference, University of California, Davis, California, January.

Jenkins, B.M. 1982. Biomass update: densification of biomass. Proceedings of Biomass Update: An Overview of Energy from Agriculture, University of California, Davis, California, April.

Jenkins, B.M. 1982. Systems approach to energy from biomass. Proceedings of the 54th Rural Energy Conference, University of California, Davis, California, January.

Jenkins, B.M. 1982. Using landfill gas for local or utility needs. Proceedings of the 54th Rural Energy Conference, University of California, Davis, California.

Jenkins, B.M., J.B. Dobie, G.E. Miller and J.R. Goss. 1981. Residue utilization-packaging and handling rice straw for use as feed, fuel, or fiber. Comprehensive research on rice annual report, University of California and United States Department of Agriculture, Davis, California.

Jenkins, B.M. 1980. Fuel gas production from anaerobic digestion of animal manures. Proceedings of the 52nd Rural Energy Conference, University of California, Davis, California, January.

Jenkins, B.M. 1979. Conversion of agricultural and forest residues to energy through gasification. Putah Creek Industrialist No. 11, New Franklin Society, Davis, CA.

Jenkins, B.M. and B.C. Horsfield. 1977. Agricultural residues as an alternative source of energy, Final Report, Agricultural Engineering Department, University of California, Davis, California.

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