How Much Energy Storage can We Afford? On the Need for a Sunflower Society, Aligning Demand with Renewable Supply

Biophys Econ Sust. 2022;7(2):3. doi: 10.1007/s41247-022-00097-y. Epub 2022 Apr 28. ABSTRACT The worsening climate crisis impels society to accelerate climate action. The attainable speed of the energy transition is ultimately… Read more

Sustainable Food and Agriculture: Employment of Renewable Energy Technologies

Curr Robot Rep. 2022 May 17:1-11. doi: 10.1007/s43154-022-00080-x. Online ahead of print. ABSTRACT PURPOSEOF REVIEW: According to the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), a large portion of the various activities… Read more

Biomass-Based Silicon and Carbon for Lithium-Ion Battery Anodes

Front Chem. 2022 May 4;10:882081. doi: 10.3389/fchem.2022.882081. eCollection 2022. ABSTRACT Lithium-ion batteries (LIBs) are the most preferred energy storage devices today for many high-performance applications. Recently, concerns about global warming… Read more

Polymer Modification of Surface Electronic Properties of Electrocatalysts

ACS Energy Lett. 2022 May 13;7(5):1586-1593. doi: 10.1021/acsenergylett.2c00199. Epub 2022 Apr 4. ABSTRACT Finding alternative ways to tailor the electronic properties of a catalyst to actively and selectively drive reactions… Read more

Diagnosing Breast Cancer Based on the Adaptive Neuro-Fuzzy Inference System

Comput Math Methods Med. 2022 May 11;2022:9166873. doi: 10.1155/2022/9166873. eCollection 2022. ABSTRACT In this work, a novel hybrid neuro-fuzzy classifier (HNFC) technique is proposed for producing more accuracy in input… Read more

A solar energy desalination analysis tool, sedat, with data and models for selecting technologies and regions

Sci Data. 2022 May 20;9(1):223. doi: 10.1038/s41597-022-01331-4. ABSTRACT There is interest for desalination technologies powered by solar energy as arid areas are typically bestowed with good solar potential. In response… Read more

Pollution and health: a progress update

Lancet Planet Health. 2022 May 17:S2542-5196(22)00090-0. doi: 10.1016/S2542-5196(22)00090-0. Online ahead of print. ABSTRACT The Lancet Commission on pollution and health reported that pollution was responsible for 9 million premature deaths… Read more

Field Campaign Evaluation of Sensors Lufft GMX500 and MaxiMet WS100 in Peruvian Central Andes

Sensors (Basel). 2022 Apr 22;22(9):3219. doi: 10.3390/s22093219. ABSTRACT The research presents the inter-comparison of atmospheric variables measured by 9 automatic weather stations. This set of data was compared with the… Read more

A Hybrid Water Balance Machine Learning Model to Estimate Inter-Annual Rainfall-Runoff

Sensors (Basel). 2022 Apr 23;22(9):3241. doi: 10.3390/s22093241. ABSTRACT Watershed climatic diversity poses a hard problem when it comes to finding suitable models to estimate inter-annual rainfall runoff (IARR). In this… Read more

Demonstration of VOC Fenceline Sensors and Canister Grab Sampling near Chemical Facilities in Louisville, Kentucky

Sensors (Basel). 2022 May 3;22(9):3480. doi: 10.3390/s22093480. ABSTRACT Experimental fenceline sensor pods (SPods) fitted with 30 s duration canister grab sampling (CGS) systems were deployed at a site near chemical… Read more