Rob Bailis

Associate Professor

 
Publications (BETA)

This is a PARTIAL listing of recent publications, and it will continue to grow as we populate our publications database.

2014

  • Journal Article
     
    Ramirez, S., P. Dwivedi, A. Ghilardi, and R. Bailis. “Diffusion of non-traditional cookstoves across western Honduras: A social network analysis.” Energy Policy 66 (2014): 379-389. DOI: 10.1016/j.enpol.2013.11.008
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    Simon, G.L., R. Bailis, J. Baumgartner, J. Hyman, and A. Laurent. “Current debates and future research needs in the clean cookstove sector.” Energy for Sustainable Development 20 (2014): 49-57. DOI: 10.1016/j.esd.2014.02.006
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    van Eijck, J., H. Romijn, E. Smeets, R. Bailis, M. Rooijakkers, M. Hooijkaas, P. Verweij, and A. Faaij. “Comparative analysis of key socio-economic and environmental impacts of smallholder and plantation based jatropha biofuel production systems in Tanzania.” Biomass & Bioenergy 61 (2014): 25-45. DOI: 10.1016/j.biombioe.2013.10.005
  • 2013

  • Journal Article
     
    Bailis, R.; Kavlak, G. “Environmental Implications of Jatropha Biofuel from a Silvi-Pastoral Production System in Central-West Brazil.” Environmental Science & Technology 47.14 (2013): 8042-8050. DOI: 10.1021/es303954g
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    Carneiro de Miranda, R., R. Bailis, et al. “Cogenerating electricity from charcoaling: a promising new advanced technology.” Energy for Sustainable Development 17.2 (2013): 171-176. DOI: 10.1016/j.esd.2012.11.003
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    Bailis, R., C. Rujanavech, P. Dwivedi, A.D. Vilela, H. Chang, & R.C. de Miranda. “Innovation in charcoal production: A comparative life-cycle assessment of two kiln technologies in Brazil.” Energy for Sustainable Development 17.2 (2013): 189-200. DOI: 10.1016/j.esd.2012.10.008
  • Journal Article - In Press
     
    Dwivedi, P., R Bailis, and M Khanna. “Is use of both pulpwood and logging residues instead of only logging residues for bioenergy development a viable carbon mitigation strategy?.” BioEnergy Research (2013).
  • Journal Article - In Press
     
    Bailis, R., G. Kavlak. “The Environmental Implications of Innovations in Jatropha Production in Central-West Brazil.” Environmental Science and Technology (2013).
  • 2012

  • Journal Article
     
    Dwivedi P, Bailis R, Alavalapati J, Nesbit TS. “Global warming impact of E85 fuel derived from forest biomass: A case study from southern USA.” Bioenergy Research 5 (2012): 470-480. DOI: 10.1007/s12155-012-9179-1
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    Dwivedi P, Bailis R, Stainback GA, Carter DR. “Impact of payments for carbon sequestered in wood products and avoided carbon emissions on the profitability of NIPF landowners in the US South.” Ecological Economics 78 (2012): 63-69. DOI: 10.1016/j.ecolecon.2012.03.014
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    Mobarak AM, Dwivedi P, Bailis R, Hildemann L, Miller G. “Low demand for nontraditional cookstove technologies.” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 109.27 (2012): 10815-10820. DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1115571109
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    Ramirez S., P. Dwivedi, R. Bailis, and A. Ghilardi. “Perceptions of stakeholders about nontraditional cookstoves in Honduras.” Environmental Research Letters 7.4 (2012): 044036. DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/7/4/044036
  • 2011

  • Journal Article
     
    Bailis, R. and J. Baka. “Constructing sustainable biofuels: governance of the emerging biofuel economy.” Annals of the Association of American Geographers 101.4 (2011): 827-838. DOI: 10.1080/00045608.2011.568867
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    Dwivedi, P.,* Bailis, R., Bush, T., Marinescu, M. “Quantifying GHG emissions of wood pellet production in the Southern United States and its subsequent utilization for electricity production in the Netherlands.” BioEnergy Research 4.3 (2011): 180-192. DOI: 10.1007/s12155-010-9111-5
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    Bailis, R. and H. McCarthy. “Direct land use change in woodlands converted to biofuel plantations in India and Brazil.” Global Change Biology - Bioenergy 3.6 (2011): 449-460.
  • Book Chapter
     
    Bailis, R. and J. Hyman. “Developing enabling frameworks for dissemination of clean-burning fuel-efficient cookstoves.” Diffusion of renewable energy technologies: case studies of enabling frameworks in developing countries. Ed. J. Haselip, I. Nygaard, U. Hansen and E. Ackom Roskilde, Denmark: UNEP Risø Centre, 2011.
  • Book Chapter
     
    Bailis, R., J. Chatelier,* et al. “Ecological Sustainability of Fuelwood as a Dominant Energy Source in Rural Communities.” Integrating Ecology into Poverty Alleviation and International Development Efforts. Ed. J. C. Ingram, F. A. de Clerck and C. Rumbaitis del Rio New York: Springer, 2011.
  • Book Chapter - In Press
     
    Bailis, R. “Energy and poverty: the perspective of poor countries.” The Handbook of Sustainable Use of Energy.. Ed. A. Markandya, I. Galarraga and M. González London: Edward Elgar, 2011.
  • Book Chapter
     
    Bailis, R. and N. Arabshahi. “Voluntary Emissions Reduction: Are We Making Progress?.” Green Finance and Sustainability: Environmentally-Aware Business Models and Technologies. Ed. Z. Luo IGI Global, 2011. DOI: 10.4018/978-1-60960-531-5.ch014
  • 2010

  • Journal Article
     
    Bailis, R. and J. Baka. “Greenhouse Gas Emissions And Land Use Change From Jatropha Curcas-Based Jet Fuel In Brazil.” Environmental Science and Technology 44 (2010): 8684-8691. DOI: 10.1021/es1019178
  • Book Chapter - In Press
     
    Bailis, R. “Carbon Trading and Carbon Offsets.” Encyclopedia of Geography. Ed. Warf, B Sage Press, 2010.
  • 2009

  • Journal Article
     
    Bailis, R., Cowan, A. et al. “Arresting The Killer In The Kitchen: The Promises and Pitfalls of Commercializing Improved Cookstoves.” World Development 37.10 (2009): 1694-1705. DOI: 10.1016/j.worlddev.2009.03.004
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    Bailis, R. “Modeling carbon flows from charcoal production in southwestern Kenya.” Biomass and Bioenergy 33.11 (2009): 1491-1502. DOI: 10.1016/j.biombioe.2009.07.001
  • 2007

  • Book
     
    Rob Bailis, Karabi Dutta, Chaya Chengappa, Omar Masera, Victor Berrueta, Rufus Edwards, Kyra Naumoff Shields. Monitoring and Evaluation of Improved Biomass Cookstove Programs for Indoor Air Quality and Stove Performance: Conclusions from the Household Energy and Health Project. Elsevier, 2007. DOI: 10.1016/S0973-0826(08)60396-8
  • Journal Article
     
    Bailis, Rob, Berrueta, Victor, Chengappa, Chaya, Dutta, Karabi, Edwards, Rufus, Masera, Omar, Still, Dean, Smith, Kirk R.. “Performance testing for monitoring improved biomass stove interventions: experiences of the Household Energy and Health Project.” Energy for Sustainable Development 11.2 (2007): 57-70. DOI: 10.1016/S0973-0826(08)60400-7
  • 2005

  • Journal Article
     
    Robert Bailis, Majid Ezzati, Daniel M. Kammen. “Mortality and Greenhouse Gas Impacts of Biomass and Petroleum Energy Futures in Africa.” Science 308.5718 (2005): 98 - 103. DOI: 10.1126/science.1106881
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    Robert Bailis, Majid Ezzati, Daniel M. Kammen. “The Role of Technology Management in the Dynamics of Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Household Energy Use in Sub-Saharan Africa.” The Journal of Environment & Development 14.1 (2005): 149 - 174. DOI: 10.1177/1070496504273651