Office of Research and Development Publications

National Risk Management Research Laboratory (NRMRL) Research Publications

Records 1 to 16 of 16 records from ORD-NRMRL published between 10/07/2012 and 10/07/2017 from author Gerardo Ruiz-Mercado

2017
Smith, R., G. Ruiz-Mercado, D. Meyer, M. Gonzalez, J. Abraham, W. Barrett, AND P. Randall. Coupling Computer-Aided Process Simulation and Estimations of Emissions and Land Use for Rapid Life Cycle Inventory Modeling. ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering. American Chemical Society, Washington, DC, 5(5):3786-3794, (2017).
Cano Londoño, N., D. Gallego Suarez, H. Velasquez, AND G. Ruiz-Mercado. Emergy Analysis for the Sustainable Utilization of Biosolids Generated in a Municipal Wastewater Treatment Plant. JOURNAL OF CLEANER PRODUCTION. Elsevier Science Ltd, New York, NY, 141:182-193, (2017).
2016
Dowling, A., G. Ruiz-Mercado, AND V. Zavala. A Framework for Multi-Stakeholder Decision-Making and Conflict Resolution (abstract). Presented at 2016 AIChE Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA, November 13 - 18, 2016.
Dowling, A., G. Ruiz-Mercado, AND V. Zavala. A framework for multi-stakeholder decision-making and conflict resolution. COMPUTERS AND CHEMICAL ENGINEERING. Elsevier Science Ltd, New York, NY, 90:136-150, (2016).
Li, S., G. Ruiz-Mercado, G. Mirlekar, AND F. Lima. Development of Chemical Process Design and Control for Sustainability. Babatunde A. Ogunnaike (ed.), Processes. MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland, 4(3):23, (2016).
Ingwersen, W., M. Ceja, A. Weisbrod, H. Cabezas, B. Demeke, T. Eason, R. Smith, D. Sengupta, E. Zanoli, M. Gausman, S. Lee, Cissy Ma, B. Weber, M. Alvarez, J. Bare, J. Abraham, M. Gonzalez, AND G. Ruiz-Mercado. Evaluating Consumer Product Life Cycle Sustainability with Integrated Metrics: A Paper Towel Case Study. INDUSTRIAL & ENGINEERING CHEMISTRY RESEARCH. American Chemical Society, Washington, DC, 55(12):3433-3441, (2016).
Barrett, W., R. Smith, G. Ruiz-Mercado, M. Gonzalez, AND J. Abraham. Integrating Data Sources for Process Sustainability Assessments (presentation). Presented at American Institute of Chemical Engineers Annual Meeting, San Francisco, California, November 13 - 18, 2016.
Cashman, S., D. Meyer, W. Ingwersen, A. Edelen, J. Abraham, W. Barrett, M. Gonzalez, P. Randall, G. Ruiz-Mercado, AND R. Smith. Mining Available Data from the United States Environmental Protection Agency to Support Rapid Life Cycle Inventory Modeling of Chemical Manufacturing. ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY. American Chemical Society, Washington, DC, 50(17):9013-9025, (2016).
Lima, F., S. Li, G. Mirlekar, L. Sridhar, AND G. Ruiz-Mercado. Modeling and Advanced Control for Sustainable Process Systems . Chapter 5, Sustainability in the Design, Synthesis and Analysis of Chemical Engineering Processes, 1st Edition. ELSEVIER, AMSTERDAM, Holland, , 115-139, (2016).
Ruiz-Mercado, G. AND H. Cabezas. Sustainability in the Design, Synthesis and Analysis of Chemical Engineering Processes 1st edition (Preface). Chapter 0, Gerardo Ruiz-Mercado and Heriberto Cabezas (ed.), Sustainability in the Analysis, Synthesis and Design of Chemical Engineering Processes. ELSEVIER, AMSTERDAM, Holland, , ,, (2016).
Ruiz-Mercado, G., A. Carvalho, AND H. Cabezas. Using Green Chemistry and Engineering Principles to Design, Assess, and Retrofit Chemical Processes for Sustainability. ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering. American Chemical Society, Washington, DC, 4(11):6208-6221, (2016).
2015
Sengupta, D., R. Smith, J. Abraham, M. Gonzalez, W. Ingwersen, G. Ruiz-Mercado, AND M. Ceja. Industrial process system assessment: bridging process engineering and life cycle assessment through multiscale modeling. JOURNAL OF CLEANER PRODUCTION. Elsevier Science Ltd, New York, NY, 90:142-152, (2015).
Smith, R., G. Ruiz-Mercado, AND M. Gonzalez. Using GREENSCOPE Indicators for Sustainable Computer-Aided Process Evaluation and Design. COMPUTERS AND CHEMICAL ENGINEERING. Elsevier Science Ltd, New York, NY, 81:272-277, (2015).
2014
Ruiz-Mercado, G. J., M. A. Gonzalez, AND R. L. Smith. Expanding GREENSCOPE beyond the Gate: A Green Chemistry and Life-Cycle Perspective. CLEAN TECHNOLOGIES AND ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY. Springer Berlin-Heidelberg, , Germany, 16(4):703-717, (2012).
Smith, R., G. Ruiz-Mercado, AND M. Gonzalez. Using GREENSCOPE for Sustainable Process Design: An Educational Opportunity. In Proceedings, Foundations of Computer Aided Process Design, Cle Elum, WA, July 13 - 17, 2014. ELSEVIER, AMSTERDAM, Holland, 741-746, (2014).
2013
Ruiz-Mercado, G. J., M. A. Gonzalez, AND R. L. Smith. Sustainability Indicators for Chemical Processes: III. Biodiesel Case Study. INDUSTRIAL & ENGINEERING CHEMISTRY RESEARCH. American Chemical Society, Washington, DC, 52(20):6747-6760, (2013).