Kim, J. J., Ling, F. T., Plattenberger, D. A., Clarens, A. F., & Peters, C. A. (2022). Quantification of mineral reactivity using machine learning interpretation of micro-XRF data. Applied Geochemistry, 136, 105162. [Editors’ Choice Award]


Bennett, J. A., Simpson, J. G., Qin, C., Fittro, R., Koenig Jr, G. M., Clarens, A. F., & Loth, E. (2021). Techno-economic analysis of offshore isothermal compressed air energy storage in saline aquifers co-located with wind power. Applied Energy, 303, 117587.

Fuhrman, J., Clarens, A., Calvin, K., Doney, S. C., Edmonds, J. A., O’Rourke, P., & McJeon, H. (2021). The role of direct air capture and negative emissions technologies in the shared socioeconomic pathways towards+ 1.5° C and+ 2° C futures. Environmental Research Letters, 16(11), 114012.

Jenkins, Willis, Lorenzo Rosa, Jeremy Schmidt, Lawrence Band, Areidy Beltran-Peña, Andres Clarens, Scott Doney et al. Values-based scenarios of water security: Rights to water, rights of waters, and commercial water rightsBioScience 71, no. 11 (2021): 1157-1170.

Kim, J. J., Ling, F. T., Plattenberger, D. A., Clarens, A. F., Lanzirotti, A., Newville, M., & Peters, C. A. (2021). SMART mineral mapping: Synchrotron-based machine learning approach for 2D characterization with coupled micro XRF-XRD. Computers & Geosciences, 156, 104898.

Bennett, J. A., Abotalib, M., Zhao, F., & Clarens, A. F. (2021). Life cycle meta-analysis of carbon capture pathways in power plants: Implications for bioenergy with carbon capture and storage. International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, 111, 103468.

Pradhan, S., Shobe, W. M., Fuhrman, J., McJeon, H., Binsted, M., Doney, S. C., & Clarens, A. F. (2021). Effects of Direct Air Capture Technology Availability on Stranded Assets and Committed Emissions in the Power Sector. Frontiers in Climate, 3, 45.

Ling, F. T., Plattenberger, D. A., Peters, C. A., & Clarens, A. F. (2021). Sealing Porous Media through Calcium Silicate Reactions with CO2 to Enhance the Security of Geologic Carbon Sequestration. Environmental Engineering Science, 38(3), 127-142.

Bennett, J. A., Trevisan, C. N., DeCarolis, J. F., Ortiz-García, C., Pérez-Lugo, M., Etienne, B. T., & Clarens, A. F. (2021). Extending energy system modelling to include extreme weather risks and application to hurricane events in Puerto Rico. Nature Energy, 6(3), 240-249.

Fuhrman, Jay, Andres F. Clarens, Haewon McJeon, Pralit Patel, Yang Ou, Scott C. Doney, William M. Shobe, and Shreekar Pradhan. The role of negative emissions in meeting China’s 2060 carbon neutrality goalOxford Open Climate Change 1, no. 1 (2021)

Converse, B. A., Hancock, P. I., Klotz, L. E., Clarens, A. F., & Adams, G. S. (2021). If humans design the planet: A call for psychological scientists to engage with climate engineering. American Psychologist


Fuhrman, J., McJeon, H., Patel, P., Doney, S.C., Shobe, W.M. and Clarens, A.F., 2020. Food–energy–water implications of negative emissions technologies in a+ 1.5 C future. Nature Climate Change, 10(10), pp.920-927.

Middleton, R.S., Chen, B., Harp, D.R., Kammer, R.M., Ogland-Hand, J.D., Bielicki, J.M., Clarens, A.F., Currier, R.P., Ellett, K.M., Hoover, B.A. and McFarlane, D.N., 2020. Great SCO2T! Rapid tool for carbon sequestration science, engineering, and economics. Applied Computing and Geosciences, 7, p.100035.

Plattenberger, D. A., Opila, E. J., Shahsavari, R., & Clarens, A. F. (2020). Feasibility of Using Calcium Silicate Carbonation to Synthesize High-Performance and Low-Carbon Cements. ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering, 8(14), 5431-5436.

Plattenberger D, Brown T, Ling F, Lyu X, Fitts J, Peters C, Clarens A (2020) Feasibility of using reactive silicate particles with temperature-responsive coatings to enhance the security of geologic carbon storage, International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, 95,102976.


Plattenberger, Dan A., Florence T. Ling, Catherine A. Peters, and Andres F. Clarens. Targeted Permeability Control in the Subsurface Via Calcium Silicate Carbonation. Environmental Science & Technology, 2019.

Liang, Bo, Ioannis Zarikos, W-B Bartels, S Majid Hassanizadeh, and Andres F Clarens. The Effect of Nanoscale Surface Textures on Multiphase Flow Dynamics in Capillaries. Langmuir 35, no. 22 (2019): 7322–31.

Fuhrman, Jay, Haewon McJeon, Scott C. Doney, William Shobe, and Andres F. Clarens. From Zero to Hero?: Why Integrated Assessment Modeling of Negative Emissions Technologies Is Hard and How We Can Do Better. Frontiers in Climate 1 (2019): 11.

Bennett, J. A., Fuhrman, J., Brown, T., Andrews, N., Fittro, R., & Clarens, A. F. (2019). Feasibility of Using sCO2 Turbines to Balance Load in Power Grids with a High Deployment of Solar Generation. Energy. 181, 548-560.


Plattenberger, D. A., Ling, F. T., Tao, Z., Peters, C. A., & Clarens, A. F. (2018). Calcium Silicate Crystal Structure Impacts Reactivity with CO2 and Precipitate Chemistry. Environmental Science & Technology Letters, 5(9), 558-563.

Bielicki, J. M., Langenfeld, J. K., Tao, Z., Middleton, R. S., Menefee, A. H., & Clarens, A. F. (2018). The geospatial and economic viability of CO2 storage in hydrocarbon depleted fractured shale formations. International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, 75, 8-23.

Liang, B., & Clarens, A. F. (2018). Interactions Between Stratigraphy and Interfacial Properties on Flow and Trapping in Geologic Carbon Storage. Water Resources Research. 54(1), 72-87


Barekati-Goudarzi, M., Muley, P. D., Clarens, A., Nde, D. B., & Boldor, D. (2017). Continuous microwave-assisted in-situ transesterification of lipids in seeds of invasive Chinese tallow trees (Triadica sebifera L.): Kinetic and thermodynamic studies. Biomass and Bioenergy, 107, 353-360.

Botto, J., Fuchs, S. J., Fouke, B. W., Clarens, A. F., Freiburg, J. T., Berger, P. M., & Werth, C.J. (2017). Effects of Mineral Surface Properties on Supercritical CO2 Wettability in a Siliciclastic Reservoir. Energy & Fuels


Clarens, A.F., C.A. Peters (2016). Mitigating Climate Change at the Carbon Water Nexus: A Call to Action for the Environmental Engineering CommunityEnvironmental Engineering Science 33.10 (2016): 719-724.

Wilkins, R.F., A.H. Menefee, A.F. Clarens (2016). Environmental life cycle analysis of water and CO2-based fracturing fluids used in unconventional gas production. Environmental Science & Technology, 50.23: 13134-13141.

Abotalib, Mohammad, Fu Zhao, and Andres Clarens. (2016) Deployment of a Geographical Information System Life Cycle Assessment Integrated Framework for Exploring the Opportunities and Challenges of Enhanced Oil Recovery Using Industrial CO2 Supply in the United States. ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering. 4.9 (2016): 4743-4751.

Tao, Zhiyuan, Jeffery P. Fitts, and Andres F. Clarens. (2016) Feasibility of Carbonation Reactions to Control Permeability in the Deep Subsurface. Environmental Engineering Science. 33.10 (2016): 778-790.

Weaver, Brian K., Jason A. Kaplan, Andres F. Clarens, and Alexandrina Untaroiu. (2016) Transient Analysis of Gas-Expanded Lubrication and Rotordynamic Performance in a Centrifugal Compressor. Journal of Engineering for Gas Turbines and Power 138, no. 4 (2016): 042504.

Weaver, Brian K., Amir A. Younan, Timothy W. Dimond, Zhuosong Wang, Paul Allaire, and Andres F. Clarens. (2016) Properties and Performance of Gas-Expanded Lubricants in Tilting Pad Journal BearingsTribology & Lubrication Technology 72, no. 2: 36.


Weaver, B.K., Y. Zhang, A.F. Clarens; A. Untaroiu. (2015) Nonlinear Analysis of Rub Impact in a Three-Disk Rotor and Correction via Bearing and Lubricant Adjustment ASME - J. Eng. Gas Turbines Power. 137 (9), 092504. doi: 10.1115/1.4029778.

Weaver, B.K., T.W. Dimond; J.A. Kaplan; A. Untaroiu; A.F. Clarens. (2015) Gas-Expanded Lubricant Performance and Effects on Rotor Stability in Turbomachinery ASME - J. Eng. Gas Turbines Power. 137(7):072601-072601-11. doi: 10.1115/1.4028846.

Connelly, E.B., Colosi, L.M., Clarens, A.F., & Lambert, J.H. (2015). Risk Analysis of Biofuels Industry for Aviation with Scenario‐Based Expert Elicitation. Systems Engineering. 18 (2), 178-191.

Connelly, E.B., Colosi, L.M., Clarens, A.F., & Lambert, J.H. (2015) Life cycle assessment of biofuels from algae hydrothermal liquefaction: The upstream and downstream factors affecting regulatory compliance Energy & Fuels 29 (3), 1653-1661


Middleton, R. S., Clarens, A. F., Liu, X., Bielicki, J. M., Levine, J. S. (2014). CO2 Deserts: Implications of Existing CO2 Supply Limitations for Carbon Management Environmental Science & Technology (19), 11713-11720.

You, H., Connelly, E. B., Lambert, J. H., & Clarens, A. F. (2014). Climate and other scenarios disrupt priorities in several management perspectives Environment Systems and Decisions, 34(4), 540-554.

Gosse, C.A., and A.F. Clarens (2014). Estimating Spatially and Temporally Continuous Bicycle Volumes by Using Sparse Data Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board, Volume 2443. Urban and Traffic Data Systems 2014, Vol. 2, 115-122. DOI: 10.3141/2443-13.


Wu, Y. J., Hayat, T., Clarens, A., & Smith, B. L. (2013). Climate Change Effects on Transportation Infrastructure Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board, 2375(1), 71-81.

Wang, S., Z. Tao, S. M. Persily, A. F. Clarens (2013) CO2 adhesion on hydrated mineral surfaces Environmental Science and Technology. 47 (20), pp 11858–11865.

Tao, Z. and A. F. Clarens (2013) Estimating the carbon sequestration capacity of shale formations using methane production rates Environmental Science and Technology. 47 (19), pp 11318–11325.

Liu, X., B. Saydah, P. Eranki, L. M. Colosi, B.G. Mitchell, J. Rhodes, A. F. Clarens (2013) Pilot-scale data provide enhanced estimates of the life cycle energy and emissions profile of algae biofuels produced via hydrothermal liquefaction Bioresource Technology.148, 163-171.

Haapala, K. R., F. Zhao, J. Camelio, J. W. Sutherland, S. J. Skerlos, D. A. Dornfeld, I. S. Jawahir, A. F. Clarens, J. L. Rickli. (2013) A Review of Engineering Research in Sustainable Manufacturing ASME - Journal of Manufacturing Science and Engineering 135, no. 4.

Wang, S., I. Edwards, A. F. Clarens (2013) Wettability phenomena at the CO2-brine-mineral interface: Implications for geologic carbon sequestration Environmental Science and Technology. 8 pages. 47 (1), pp 234–241.

Koskimaki, J. E., A. S. Blazier, A. F. Clarens, J. A. Papin. (2013) Computational Models of Algae Metabolism for Industrial Applications Industrial Biotechnology 9 (4). pp 185-195.

Gosse, C. A., and A. F. Clarens (2013) Quantifying the total cost of infrastructure to enable environmentally preferable decisions: The case of urban roadway design Environmental Research Letters. 8 015028.

You, H., J. H. Lambert, A. F. Clarens, B. McFarlane (2013) Quantifying the Influence of Climate Change to Priorities for Infrastructure Projects IEEE – Systems Man and Cybernetics. 99. 10.1109/TSMC.2013.2248709

Weaver, B., A. Younan, T. Dimond, Z. Wang, P. A. Allaire, and A. F. Clarens (2013) Properties and performance of gas-expanded lubricants in tilting pad journal bearings Tribology Transactions.

Resurreccion, E. P., L. M. Colosi, M. A. White, A. F. Clarens (2013) Comparison of Algae Cultivation Methods for Bioenergy Production Using a Combined Life Cycle Assessment and Life Cycle Costing Approach Bioresource Technology. 126, pp 298-306.

Fitch, G. M., J. A. Smith, A. F. Clarens (2013) Environmental Life Cycle Assessment of Winter Maintenance Treatments for Roadways ASCE – Journal of Transportation Engineering. 139(2), pp 138–146.


Wang, S. and A. F. Clarens (2012) The effects of CO2-brine rheology on leakage processes in geologic carbon sequestration Water Resources Research. 48, W08516.

Wang, S. and A. F. Clarens (2012) Analytical model of metalworking fluid penetration into the flank cutting zone in orthogonal cutting Journal of Manufacturing Processes. 15 (1), pp 41-50.

Supekar, S. D., A. F. Clarens, D. A. Stephenson, S. J. Skerlos (2012) Performance of Supercritical Carbon Dioxide Sprays as Coolants and Lubricants in Representative Metalworking Operations Journal of Materials Processing Technology. 212 (12), pp 2652–2658.

Gosse, C. A., B. L. Smith, A. F. Clarens (2012) Environmentally preferable pavement management systems ASCE – Journal of Infrastructure Systems. 19 (3), pp 315–325

Lambert, J. H., Y. J. Wu, H. You, A. F. Clarens, B. Smith (2012) Climate Change Influence to Priority Setting for Transportation Infrastructure Assets ASCE – Journal of Infrastructure Systems. 19(1), pp 36–46.

Colosi, L. M., Y. Zhang, A. F. Clarens, M. A. White (2012) Will algae produce the green? Using published life cycle assessments as a starting point for economic evaluation of future algae-to-energy systems Biofuels, 3 (2), pp 129-142.

Liu, X., A. F. Clarens, L. M. Colosi (2012) Algae biodiesel has potential despite inconclusive results to date Bioresource Technology. 104, pp 803-806.


Clarens, A. F., H. Nassau, E. P. Resurreccion, M. A. White, L. M. Colosi (2011) Environmental Impacts of Algae-Derived Biodiesel and Bioelectricity for Transportation Environmental Science and Technology. 45 (17), pp 7554-7560


Clarens, A. F., A. Younan, S. Wang, P. E. Allaire (2010) Feasibility of Gas-Expanded Lubricants for Increased Energy Efficiency in Tilting-Pad Journal Bearings ASME - Journal of Tribology. v. 132. 8 pages.

Clarens, A. F., E. P. Resurreccion, M. A. White, L. M. Colosi (2010) Environmental Life Cycle Comparison of Algae to Other Bioenergy Feedstocks Environmental Science and Technology. 44 (5), pp 1813-1819.


Skerlos, S. J., K. F. Hayes, A. F. Clarens, F. Zhao. (2008) Current Advances in Sustainable Metalworking Fluids Research International Journal of Sustainable Manufacturing. 1(1).

Clarens, A. F., J.B. Zimmerman, G. A. Keoleian, K. F. Hayes, S. J. Skerlos. (2008) Comparison of Life Cycle Emissions and Energy Consumption for Environmentally Adapted Metalworking Fluid Systems, Environmental Science and Technology, 42 (22), pp 8534–8540.


Zhao, F., A. F. Clarens, S.J. Skerlos. (2007) Optimization of Metalworking Fluid Microemulsion Surfactant Concentrations for Microfiltration Recycling Environmental Science and Technology. 41(3); 1016-1023.


Clarens, A. F., K. F. Hayes, S. J. Skerlos (2006) Feasibility of Metalworking Fluids Delivered in Supercritical Carbon DioxideJournal of Manufacturing Processes. 8(1) 47-53.

Zhao, F., Clarens, A. F., Murphrey, A., Hayes, K. F., Skerlos, S. J. (2006), Structural Aspects of Surfactant Selection for the Design of Vegetable Oil Semi-Synthetic Metalworking Fluids, Environmental Science and Technology. 40(24), pp 7930-7937.

Clarens, A. F, Vittorini, A., Lamiman, B., Boukouris, K., Pariseau, J., Pandian, P., Skerlos, S. J. (2006) AWARE@home: A case study in technological design to promote environmental conservation in the American home Journal of Green Building . 1 (4), pp 112-128.

Braun, B., Charney, R., Clarens, A. F., Farrugia, J., Kitchens, C., Lisowski, C., Naistat, D., O'Neil, A. (2006) Completing Our Education. Green Chemistry in the Curriculum, Journal of Chemical Education, v 83, n 8, pp 1128-1129.


Zimmerman, J. B., A. F. Clarens, K. F. Hayes, S. J. Skerlos. (2003). Design of hard water stable emulsifier systems for petroleum- and bio-based semi-synthetic metalworking fluids. Environmental Science & Technology 37 (23), pp 5278-5288.