Sustainable Energy, Environment & Particle Technology and Integrated Carbon Capture and Storage Research

Selected refereed journal articles and book chapters

  • X. Zhou, Y. Park, D. H. Lee, A. Polettini, R. Pomi & A.-H. A. Park*, “Accelerated Carbonation of Stainless Steel Slag via Two-Stage Carbon Mineral Capture Technology,”(In Preparation).
  • K. A. Lin, C. Petit & A.-H. A. Park*, “Investigation of Diffusivity of CO2 in liquid-like Nanoparticle Organic Hybrid Materials and Viscosity using ATR FT-IR,”(In Preparation).
  • X. Zhou, D. H. Lee & A.-H. A. Park*, “Electrostatic and Entrainment Behaviors of Binary and Quaternary Particulate Systems,” (In Preparation).
  • K. A. Lin & A.-H. A. Park*, “Investigation of Structural Parameters affecting Thermal Stability and Thermal and CO2-induced Swelling Behaviors of Liquid-like Nanoparticle Organic Hybrid Materials,” (in Preparation).
  • A.-H. A. Park*, G. Gadikota & C. Petit, “Current Outlook of Permanent Storage of Anthropogenic CO2 via Carbon Mineralization,” Energy & Environmental Science, (In Review).
  • A.-H. A. Park*, Y. Park, C. Petit & K. A. Kin, “Novel Anhydrous Solvents for CO2 Capture: Ionic Liquids, CO2 Binding Organic Liquids, and Liquid-like Nanoparticle Organic Hybrid Materials,” Greenhouse Gases: Science and Technology (in Review).
  • T. Patel, E. J. Swanson, A.-H. A. Park, and S. Banta, “A New Technique for the Measurement of the Total Turnover Number (TTN) of Carbonic Anhydrase-Containing Biocatalysts,” Biotechnology Journal, (In Review).
  • G. Gadikota, C. Natali, C. Boschi & A.-H. A. Park*, “Morphological Changes during Enhanced Carbonation of Asbestos Containing Material and Its Comparison to Magnesium Silicate Minerals,” Journal of Hazardous Materials, (In Review).
  • C. Petit, K. A. Lin & A.-H. A. Park*, “Design and Characterization of Liquid-like POSS-based Hybrid Nanomaterials Synthesized via Ionic Bonding and Their Interactions with CO2,”Langmuir (in Review).
  • C. Petit, S. Bhatnagar & A.-H. A. Park*, “Effect of Water on the Physical Properties and CO2 Capture Capacities of Liquid-like Nanoparticle Organic Hybrid Materials and Their Corresponding Polymers”Journal of Colloid and Interface Science (accepted and in print, 2013). <pdf File>
  • H. Zhao, Y. Park, D. H. Lee, Y. N. Jang, K. S. Lackner & A.-H. A. Park*, “Tuning Dissolution Kinetics of Wollastonite via Chelating Agents for CO2 Sequestration with Integrated Synthesis of Precipitated Calcium Carbonates,” Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, (accepted and in print, 2013).
  • H. W. Kang, S. B. Park & A.-H. A. Park*, “Effects of Charge Balance with Na+ and SrTiO3:Mo6+ prepared by spray pyrolysis for H2 evolution under visible light irradiation,” Int. J. of Hydrogen Energy, (accepted and in print,2013).
  • K. A. Lin, C. Petit & A.-H. A. Park*, “Effect of SO2 on CO2 Capture using Liquid-like Nanoparticle Organic Hybrid Materials,” Energy& Fuels, (2013).DOI: 10.1021/ef400374q
  • H. W. Kang, S. N. Lim, S. B. Park & A.-H. A. Park*, “H2 evolution under visible light irradiation on La and Cr co-doped NaTaO3 prepared by spray pyrolysis from polymeric precursor,” Int. J. of Hydrogen Energy, (2013). DOI: 10.1016/j.ijhydene.2013.03.048
  • T. Patel, A.-H. A. Park, and S. Banta, “Periplasmic Expression of Carbonic Anhydrase in Escherichia coli: A New Biocatalyst for CO2 Hydration,” Biotechnology & Bioengineering, (2013). DOI: 10.1002/bit.24863 <pdf File>
  • K. Fricker& A.-H. A. Park*, “Effect of H2O on Mg(OH)2 Carbonation Pathways for Combined CO2Capture and Storage,” Chemical Engineering Science, (2012). DOI: 10.1016/j.ces.2012.12.027 <pdf File>
  • Klaus S. Lackner, Sarah Brennan, Jürg M. Matter, A.-H. A. Park*, Allen Wright & Bon van der Zwaan; "The urgency of the development of CO2 capture from ambient air" Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, (2012). DOI: 10.1073/1108765109 <pdf File>
  • Thomas E. Ferguson, Youngjune Park, Camille Petit & A.-H. A. Park*, "Novel Approach to Hydrogen Production with Suppressed COx Generation from a Model Biomass Feedstock" Energy & Fuels, (2012). DOI: 10.1021/ef300653b <pdf File>
  • Donglai Xie, Jinfeng Yu, Fang Wanga, Ning Zhang, Weixing Wanga, Hao Yu, Feng Peng & A.-H. A. Park*, "Hydrogen permeability of PdeAg membrane modules with porous stainless steel substrates" International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, (2011). DOI: 10.1016/j.ijhydene <pdf File>
  • C. Petit, Y. Park, K. A. Lin & A.-H. A. Park*, “Spectroscopic Investigation of the Canopy Configurations in Nanoparticle Organic Hybrid Materials of Various Grafting Densities during CO2 Capture,” Journal Physical Chemistry C, (2011). DOI: 10.1021/jp210391c <pdf File>
  • Y. Park, D. Shin, Y. N. Jang & A.-H. A. Park*, “CO2 Solubility and Swelling Measurements of Liquid-like Nanoparticle Organic Hybrid Materials using ATR FT-IR,” Journal of Chemical & Engineering Data, (2011). DOI: 10.1021/je200623b <pdf File>
  • Y. Park, J. Decatur, K. A. Lin & A.-H. A. Park*, “Investigation of CO2 Capture Mechanisms of Liquid-like Nanoparticle Organic Hybrid Materials via Structural Characterization,” Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, (2011). DOI: 10.1039/c1cp22631b  <pdf File>      
  • N. Hansen, T. E. Ferguson, J. E. Panels, A.-H. A. Park and Y. L. Joo*, “Inorganic Nanofibers with Tailored Placement of Nanocatalysts for Hydrogen Production via Alkaline Hydrolysis of Glucose,” Nanotechnology, 22, 325302 (13pp), (2011). DOI: 10.1088/0957-4484/22/32/325302
  • K. A. Lin & A.-H. A. Park*, “Effects of Bonding Types and Functional Groups on CO2 Capture using Novel Multiphase System of Liquid-like Nanoparticle Organic Hybrid Materials,” Environmental Science and Technology, (2011). DOI: 10.1021/es200146g <pdf File>
  • B.-S. Chun, D. H. Lee*, N. Epstein, J. R. Grace, A.-H. A. Park, S. D. Kim & J. K. Lee, “Layer Inversion and Mixing of Binary Solids in Two- and Three-Phase Fluidized Beds,” Chemical Engineering Science, 66, 3180-3184, (2011). DOI: 10.1016/j.ces.2011.02.041
  • G. Qi, Y. Wang, L. Estevez, X. Duan, N. Anako, A.-H. A. Park, W. Li, C. W. Jones & E. P. Giannelis*, “High Efficiency Nanocomposite Sorbent for CO2 Capture based on Amine-Functionalized Mesoporous Capsules,” Energy & Environmental Science, 4, 444-452, (2010). DOI: 10.1039/C0EE00213E. <pdf File>
  • A.-H. A. Park, P. Gupta, F. Li, D. Sridhar & L.-S. Fan, “Novel Applications of Chemical Looping Technologies,” Chemical Looping Systems for Fossil Energy Conversions, John Wiley & Sons, Inc.; Hoboken, NJ, pp. 363-402 (2010). DOI: 10.1002/9780470872888.ch6 <pdf File>
  • H. Zhao, N. Dadap & A.-H. A. Park*, “Tailored Synthesis of Precipitated Magnesium Carbonates as Carbon-Neutral Filler Materials during Carbon Mineral Sequestration,” Fluidization XIII, 821-828, (2010). <pdf File>
  • H. R. Kim, D. H. Lee, L.-S. Fan & A.-H. A. Park*, “Synthesis of Iron-based Chemical Looping Sorbents Integrated with pH Swing Carbon Mineral Sequestration,” Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, 9, 7422-7427 (2009). DOI: 10.1166/jnn.2009.1754 <pdf File>
  • K. S. Lackner, A.-H. A. Park* & B. G. Miller, “Eliminating CO2 Emissions from Coal-Fired Power Plants,” Carbon Constrained: Future of Electricity Generation, Edited by F. P. Sioshansi, Elsevier, 127-173, (2009).
  • A.-H. A. Park*, K. Lackner & L.-S. Fan, “Carbon Sequestration,” Hydrogen Fuel: Production, Transport and Storage, Edited by Ram Gupta, CRC Press, 569-601, (2008).
  • A.-H. A. Park, C. Zhu & L.-S. Fan, “Particle Technology,” Kirk-Othmer Encyclopedia, John Wiley & Sons, Inc. (2008). DOI: 10.1002/0471238961.partpark.a01 <pdf File>
  • H. Gupta, T. J. Thomas, A.-H. A. Park, M. Iyer, P. Gupta, R. Agnihotri, R. A. Jadhav & L.-S. Fan, “Pilot-Scale Demonstration of the OSCAR Process for High-Temperature Multipollutant Control of Coal Combustion Flue Gas, Using Carbonated Fly Ash and Mesoporous Calcium Carbonate,” I&EC Research, 46(14), 5051-5060, (2007). DOI: 10.1021/ie070090h <pdf File>
  • A.-H. A. Park & L.-S. Fan, “Electrostatic Charging Phenomenon in Gas-Liquid-Solid Flow Systems,” Chemical Engineering Science, 62, 371-386, (2007). DOI: 10.1016/j.ces.2006.08.058 <pdf File>
  • B. Du, Q. Marashdeh, W. Warsito, A.-H. A. Park & L.-S. Fan, “Development of Electrical Capacitance Volume Tomography (ECVT) and Electrostatic Tomography (EST) for 3D Density Imaging of Fluidized Bed System,” Fluidization XII, Ed. X. Bi, F. Berruti and T. Pugsley, Engineering Conferences International, 473-480, (2007)., <pdf File>
  • A.-H. A. Park & L.-S. Fan, “Fluidization,” Encyclopedia of Chemical Processing, Ed. S. Lee, Dekker Encyclopedias, 997-1007 (2005). DOI: 10.1081/E-ECHP-120006805
  • K. S. Lackner, A.-H. A. Park & L.-S. Fan, “Carbon Dioxide Capture and Disposal: Carbon Sequestration,” Encyclopedia of Chemical Processing, Ed. S. Lee, Dekker Encyclopedias, 305-315 (2005). DOI: 10.1081/E-ECHP-120007689
  • A.-H. A. Park & L.-S. Fan, “CO2 Mineral Sequestration: Physically Activated Aqueous Carbonation of Serpentine and pH Swing process”, Chemical Engineering Science, 59, 5241-5247, (2004). DOI: 10.1016/j.ces.2004.09.008 <pdf File>
  • Z. Cui, J. Fan & A.-H. A. Park, “Drag Coefficients for Settling Sphere with Microbubble Drag Reduction Effects”, Powder Technology, 138 (2-3), 132-134, (2003). DOI: 10.1016/j.powtec.2003.09.005
  • A.-H. A. Park, R. Jadhav & L.-S. Fan, “CO2 Mineral Sequestration: Chemically Enhanced Aqueous Carbonation of Serpentine”, CJChE81 (3-4), 885-890, (2003). DOI: 10.1002/cjce.5450810373 <pdf File>
  • L. Yao, H. T. Bi & A.-H. A. Park, “Characterization of Electrostatic Charges in Freely Bubbling Fluidized Beds with Dielectric Particles”, J. of Electrostatics, 56, 183-197, (2002). DOI: 10.1016/S0304-3886(02)00062-1
  • A.-H. A. Park, X. Bi & J. R. Grace, “Reduction of Electrostatic Charges in Gas-Solid Fluidized Bed”, Chemical Engineering Science, 57, 53-162, (2002). DOI: 10.1016/S0009-2509(01)00352-9
  • Grace & A. H. Chen, “Modeling Electrostatic Charge Transfer in Gas-Solids Fluidized Beds”, J. of Electrostatics, 55, 135-168, (2002). DOI: 10.1016/S0304-3886(01)00188-7
  • H. Lee, A.-H. A. Park & C. Oloman, “Stability of Hydrogen Peroxide in Sodium Carbonate Solutions”, TAPPI J., 83(8), 94-101, (2000). <pdf File>

Patents & Disclosures

  • A.-H. A. Park, “Chemical and Biological Catalytic Enhancement of Carbonation of Minerals and Industrial Wastes as Novel Carbon Capture and Storage Technology and Integrated Synthesis of Value-added Carbonate Materials including Carbon-Neutral Filler Materials,” (submitted to Columbia University’s STV office, August 4, 2011).
  • A.-H. A. Park & T. E. Ferguson, “Novel Alkaline Hydrothermal Treatment Technology for the Co-generation of Gaseous Fuels, Biochar and Fertilizer from Biomass and Biogenic Wastes,” (submitted to Columbia University’s STV office, August 3, 2011).
  • A.-H. A. Park, K. J. Fricker & L. Velazquez-Vargas, “Enhanced Hydrogen Production with Integrated Carbon Capture and Storage via in-situ Carbon Mineralization using Mg(OH)2 Solid Sorbent and Mg-bearing Liquid Solvents derived from Silicate Minerals,” (submitted to Columbia University’s STV office, August 3, 2011).
  • A.-H. A. Park, K. A. Lin, C. Petit & Y. Park, “Novel Liquid-like Hybrid Nanomaterials as Dual-purpose Carbon Capture and Conversion Media,” (submitted to Columbia University’s STV office, August 2, 2011).
  • A.-H. A. Park, D. Shin, L. Bendernagel, & J. Chow, “Two-Step Oil Spill Cleanup Technology: Self-powered Automated Oil Recovery Robotic System and Green Soil Cleaning System,” (submitted to Columbia University’s STV office, August 2, 2011).
  • A.-H. A. Park, “Dry Magnetic Separation of Particles and Powders with Controlled Interparticle Forces,” (submitted to Columbia University’s STV office, August 6, 2009).
  • K. S. Lackner, A.-H. A. Park & J. M. Matter, “Methods and Devices for Tagging Large Industrial CO2 Streams of Fossil Carbon with parts per trillion Carbon-14 for Accurate Inventory Accounting in Geological Storage of Carbon Dioxide,” Patent Application Number 61/177,145 (submitted to Columbia University’s STV office, May 11th, 2009).
  • A.-H. A. Park, H. R. Kim & L.-S. Fan, “Synthesis of Iron-based Chemical Looping Sorbents Integrated with pH Swing Carbon Mineral Sequestration,” (submitted to Columbia University’s STV office, May 12th, 2009).
  • H. T. Bi, J. R. Grace, A. H. Chen & A.-H. A. Park, “Electrostatic Probe and Its Analysis System” (Submitted to Canadian Patent Office, 2005).
  • A.-H. A. Park & L.-S. Fan, “Carbon Dioxide Sequestration using Alkaline Earth Metal-Bearing Minerals,” U.S. Patent Application Serial No. 11/027,368 (Submitted to U.S. Patent Office, 2003; Allowed on January 11, 2010).

selected proceedings (non-refereed)

  • A.-H. A. Park*, “Towards Sustainable Energy: Caron Capture and Storage (CCS),” Proceedings of EMCC-6: 6th Chemical Engineering Conference for Collaborative Research in Eastern Mediterranean Countries, March 7-12, 2010.
  • A.-H. A. Park*, “Towards Sustainable Energy: Clean Fuels from Coal, Biomass and Municipal Solid Wastes,” Proceedings of 2009 US-Korea Conference on Science, Technology and Entrepreneurship, July 16-19, 2009.
  • H. Zhao, H. R. Kim & A.-H. A. Park*, “Tailored Synthesis of Precipitated Magnesium Carbonates and Iron-based Chemical Looping Sorbents during Carbon Mineral Sequestration,” Proceedings of 2009 US-Korea Conference on Science, Technology and Entrepreneurship, July 16-19, 2009.
  • Q. Marashdeh, F. Wang, A.-H. A. Park & L.-S. Fan, “Investigation of Electrostatic Charging Phenomenon in Multiphase Flows Using the ECVT System,” Proceedings of 2007 AIChE annual meeting, November 3-9, 2007.
  • L.-S. Fan, W. Warsito, Q. Marashdeh, A.-H. A. Park & B. Du, “Electrical Capacitance Volume Tomography (ECVT) for Process Imaging,” Proceedings of 2006 AIChE Spring meeting, April 23-27, 2006.
  • A.-H. A. Park & L.-S. Fan, “Case Study of Particle Technology Applications in Automotive Industry,” Proceedings – Proceedings of 2006 AIChE Spring meeting, April 23-27, 2006.
  • A.-H. A. Park & L.-S. Fan, “Electrostatic Charging Phenomenon in Gas-Liquid-Solid Flow Systems,” Proceedings of 2006 AIChE Spring meeting, April 23-27, 2006.
  • A.-H. A. Park & L.-S. Fan, “CO2 Mineral Sequestration in a High Pressure, High Temperature Three-Phase Fluidized Bed Reactor,” Proceedings of 20th Annual International Pittsburgh Coal Conference, September 15-19, 2003.
  • A.-H. A. Park, R. Jadhav & L.-S. Fan, “High Pressure and High Temperature CO2 Mineral Sequestration,” Proceedings of 2002 AIChE annual meeting, November 3-8, 2002.
  • A.-H. A. Park, R. Jadhav & L.-S. Fan, “Environmentally Benign Disposal of Carbon Dioxide: CO2 Mineral Sequestration through Carbonation of Mg-bearing Minerals,” Proceedings of 19th Annual International Pittsburgh Coal Conference, 992-1003, September 23-27, 2002.
  • A.-H. A. Park, R. Jadhav & L.-S. Fan, “CO2 Mineral Sequestration through Carbonation of Mg-Bearing Minerals,” Proceedings of 2001 AIChE annual meeting, November 4-9, 2001.           

other publications

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