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Chemical and Biological Process Development

Dan Howe

Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
PO Box 999
Richland, WA 99352

Education and Credentials

  • Ph.D., Chemical Engineering, Washington State University, Pullman, WA (anticipated May 2014)
  • M.S., Chemical Engineering, Montana State University, Bozeman, MT 2004
  • B.S., Chemical Engineering, Montana State University, Bozeman, MT, 1999

Affiliations and Professional Service

  • Montana Board of Professional Engineers, Licensed Engineer in Training

Selected Publications

2017

  • Carpenter D, T Westover, DT Howe, S Deutch, A Starace, R Emerson, S Hernandez, DM Santosa, CD Lukins, and IV Kutnyakov. 2017. "Catalytic Hydroprocessing of Fast Pyrolysis Oils: Impact of Biomass Feedstock on Process Efficiency." Biomass & Bioenergy 96:142-151.  doi:10.1016/j.biombioe.2016.09.012
  • Howe DT, DJ Taasevigen, M Garcia-Perez, A McDonald, G Li, and MP Wolcott. 2017. "Steam Gasification of a Thermally Pretreated High Lignin Corn Stover Simultaneous Saccharification and Fermentation Digester Residue." Energy 119:400-407.  doi:10.1016/j.energy.2016.12.094
  • Maddi B, EA Panisko, TW Wietsma, TL Lemmon, MS Swita, KO Albrecht, and DT Howe. 2017. "Quantitative Characterization of Aqueous Byproducts from Hydrothermal Liquefaction of Municipal Wastes, Food Industry Wastes, and Biomass Grown on Waste." ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering 5(3):2205-2214.  doi:10.1021/acssuschemeng.6b02367

2016

  • Maddi B, EA Panisko, KO Albrecht, and DT Howe. 2016. "Qualitative Characterization of the Aqueous Fraction from Hydrothermal Liquefaction of Algae Using 2D Gas Chromatography with Time-of-flight Mass Spectrometry." Journal of Visualized Experiments 109:e53634.  doi:10.3791/53634
  • Maddi B, EA Panisko, TW Wietsma, TL Lemmon, MS Swita, KO Albrecht, and DT Howe. 2016. "Quantitative Characterization of the Aqueous Fraction from Hydrothermal Liquefaction of Algae." Biomass & Bioenergy 93:122-130.  doi:10.1016/j.biombioe.2016.07.010

2015

  • Panisko EA, TW Wietsma, TL Lemmon, KO Albrecht, and DT Howe. 2015. "Characterization of the Aqueous Fractions from Hydrotreatment and Hydrothermal Liquefaction of Lignocellulosic Feedstocks." Biomass & Bioenergy 74:162-171.  doi:10.1016/j.biombioe.2015.01.011
  • Howe DT, DJ Taasevigen, MA Gerber, MJ Gray, CA Fernandez, L Saraf, M Garcia-Perez, and MP Wolcott. 2015. "Bed Agglomeration During the Steam Gasification of a High Lignin Corn Stover Simultaneous Saccharification and Fermentation (SSF) Digester Residue." Energy and Fuels 29(12):8035-8046.  doi:10.1021/acs.energyfuels.5b01808
  • Howe DT, T Westover, D Carpenter, DM Santosa, R Emerson, S Deutch, A Starace, IV Kutnyakov, and CD Lukins. 2015. "Field-to-Fuel Performance Testing of Lignocellulosic Feedstocks: An Integrated Study of the Fast Pyrolysis/Hydrotreating Pathway." Energy and Fuels 29(5):3188-3197.  doi:10.1021/acs.energyfuels.5b00304

2012

  • Fountain MS, J Blanchard, RL Erikson, DE Kurath, DT Howe, HE Adkins, Jr, and JWJ Jenks. 2012. "Design of a Particle Shadowgraph Velocimetry and Size (PSVS) System to Determine Particle Size and Density Distributions (PSDD) in Hanford Nuclear Tank Wastes ." In Waste Management Symposium (WM 2012): Improving the Future in Waste Management, February 26 - March 1, 2012, Phoenix, Arizona, p. Paper No. 12280.  Waste Management Symposia, Inc., Tucson, AZ. 

2009

  • Simmons KL, DT Howe, S Laddha, and LS Fifield. 2009. "Natural Fiber Composite Retting, Preform Manufacture and Molding (Project 18988/Agreement 16313)." Chapter 8E in 2009 Annual Progress Report: Lightweighting Materials, pp. 8-54 - 8-65.  Department of Energy; Vehicle Technologies Office, Washington DC. 

2007

  • Hu J, KP Brooks, JD Holladay, D Howe, and TM Simon. 2007. "Catalyst Development for Microchannel Reactors for Martian In Situ Propellant Production." Catalysis Today 125(1-2):103-110. 

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