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Title: Diverse lignocellulosic feedstocks can achieve high field-scale ethanol yields while providing flexibility for the biorefinery and landscape-level environmental benefits

Authors:
 [1]; ORCiD logo [2];  [1]; ORCiD logo [1];  [1];  [1];  [1];  [1]; ORCiD logo [1];  [1];  [2];  [1];  [3];  [4];  [5]; ORCiD logo [1]; ORCiD logo [6]
  1. DOE-Great Lakes Bioenergy Research Center, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison Wisconsin
  2. DOE-Great Lakes Bioenergy Research Center, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison Wisconsin, Department of Agronomy, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison Wisconsin
  3. DOE-Great Lakes Bioenergy Research Center, Michigan State University, East Lansing Michigan
  4. DOE-Great Lakes Bioenergy Research Center, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison Wisconsin, Department of Biochemistry, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison Wisconsin
  5. DOE-Great Lakes Bioenergy Research Center, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison Wisconsin, Department of Chemistry, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison Wisconsin, Genome Center of Wisconsin, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison Wisconsin
  6. Department of Chemical Engineering, Michigan Technological University, Houghton Michigan, DOE-Great Lakes Bioenergy Research Center, Michigan Technological University, Houghton Michigan
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE Office of Science (SC), Biological and Environmental Research (BER) (SC-23); USDOE Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE)
OSTI Identifier:
1461702
Alternate Identifier(s):
OSTI ID: 1461703; OSTI ID: 1483929; OSTI ID: 1506676
Grant/Contract Number:  
FC02-07ER64494; SC0018409; AC05-76RL01830
Resource Type:
Published Article
Journal Name:
Global Change Biology. Bioenergy
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Name: Global Change Biology. Bioenergy Journal Volume: 10 Journal Issue: 11; Journal ID: ISSN 1757-1693
Publisher:
Wiley-Blackwell
Country of Publication:
United Kingdom
Language:
English
Subject:
59 BASIC BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES; Biorefinery; Ethanol yield; Feedstock Diversity; Fermentation; Inhibitors; lignocellulosic hydrolyzate; xylose utilization; biorefinery, ethanol yield, feedstock diversity, fermentation, inhibitors, lignocellulosic hydrolyzate, xylose utilization

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Zhang, Yaoping, Oates, Lawrence G., Serate, Jose, Xie, Dan, Pohlmann, Edward, Bukhman, Yury V., Karlen, Steven D., Young, Megan K., Higbee, Alan, Eilert, Dustin, Sanford, Gregg R., Piotrowski, Jeff S., Cavalier, David, Ralph, John, Coon, Joshua J., Sato, Trey K., and Ong, Rebecca G. Diverse lignocellulosic feedstocks can achieve high field-scale ethanol yields while providing flexibility for the biorefinery and landscape-level environmental benefits. United Kingdom: N. p., 2018. Web. doi:10.1111/gcbb.12533.
Zhang, Yaoping, Oates, Lawrence G., Serate, Jose, Xie, Dan, Pohlmann, Edward, Bukhman, Yury V., Karlen, Steven D., Young, Megan K., Higbee, Alan, Eilert, Dustin, Sanford, Gregg R., Piotrowski, Jeff S., Cavalier, David, Ralph, John, Coon, Joshua J., Sato, Trey K., & Ong, Rebecca G. Diverse lignocellulosic feedstocks can achieve high field-scale ethanol yields while providing flexibility for the biorefinery and landscape-level environmental benefits. United Kingdom. doi:10.1111/gcbb.12533.
Zhang, Yaoping, Oates, Lawrence G., Serate, Jose, Xie, Dan, Pohlmann, Edward, Bukhman, Yury V., Karlen, Steven D., Young, Megan K., Higbee, Alan, Eilert, Dustin, Sanford, Gregg R., Piotrowski, Jeff S., Cavalier, David, Ralph, John, Coon, Joshua J., Sato, Trey K., and Ong, Rebecca G. Wed . "Diverse lignocellulosic feedstocks can achieve high field-scale ethanol yields while providing flexibility for the biorefinery and landscape-level environmental benefits". United Kingdom. doi:10.1111/gcbb.12533.
@article{osti_1461702,
title = {Diverse lignocellulosic feedstocks can achieve high field-scale ethanol yields while providing flexibility for the biorefinery and landscape-level environmental benefits},
author = {Zhang, Yaoping and Oates, Lawrence G. and Serate, Jose and Xie, Dan and Pohlmann, Edward and Bukhman, Yury V. and Karlen, Steven D. and Young, Megan K. and Higbee, Alan and Eilert, Dustin and Sanford, Gregg R. and Piotrowski, Jeff S. and Cavalier, David and Ralph, John and Coon, Joshua J. and Sato, Trey K. and Ong, Rebecca G.},
abstractNote = {},
doi = {10.1111/gcbb.12533},
journal = {Global Change Biology. Bioenergy},
number = 11,
volume = 10,
place = {United Kingdom},
year = {2018},
month = {7}
}

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