Nedal Nassar


Selected Publications

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Journal articles


14. Nassar, N. T.; Graedel, T. E.; Harper, E. M., Byproduct metals are technologically essential but have problematic supply. Science Advances 2015, 1, e1400180. DOI:10.1126/sciadv.1400180.

13. Graedel, T. E.; Harper, E. M.; Nassar, N. T.; Nuss, P.; Reck, B. K., Criticality of metals and metalloids. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 2015, 112, (14), 4257-4262. DOI:10.1073/pnas.1500415112

12. Ciacci, L; Reck, B.K; Nassar, N.T.; Graedel, T.E., Lost by design.Environmental Science & Technology 2015. DOI: 10.1021/es505515z.

11. Nassar, N. T., Limitations to elemental substitution as exemplified by the platinum-group metals. Green Chemistry 2015, 17, (4), 2226-2235. DOI:  10.1039/C4GC02197E

10. Nassar, N. T.; Du, X.; Graedel, T. E., Criticality of the rare earth elements. Journal of Industrial Ecology 2015. DOI: 10.1111/jiec.12237.

9. Nuss, P.; Harper, E. M.; Nassar, N. T.; Reck, B. K.; Graedel, T. E., Criticality of Iron and Its Principal Alloying Elements. Environmental Science & Technology 2014, 48, (7), 4171-4177. DOI:10.1021/es405044w

8. Oliver, C. D.; Nassar, N. T.; Lippke, B.; McCarther, J., Carbon, Fossil Fuel, and Biodiversity Mitigation with Wood and Forests. Journal of Sustainable Forestry 2014, 33, (3), 248-275. DOI:10.1080/10549811.20013.839386

7. Hunt, A. J.; Anderson, C. W. N.; Bruce, N.; García, A. M.; Graedel, T. E.; Hodson, M.; Meech, J.; Nassar, N. T.; Parker, H. L.; Rylott, E. L.; Sotiriou, K.; Zhang, Q.; Clark, J. H., Phytoextraction as a tool for green chemistry. Green Processing and Synthesis 2014, 3, (1), 3-22. DOI:10.1515/gps-2013-0103

6. Graedel, T. E.; Harper, E. M.; Nassar, N. T.; Reck, B. K., On the materials basis of modern society. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 2013. DOI:10.1073/pnas.1312752110

5. Desai, A.; Nassar, N. T.; Chertow, M., American Seams: An Exploration of Hybrid Fast Fashion and Domestic Manufacturing Models in Relocalised Apparel Production. Journal of Corporate Citizenship 2012, (45), 53-78. DOI:10.9774/GLEAF.4700.2012.sp.00006

4. Nassar, N. T.; Barr, R.; Browning, M.; Diao, Z.; Friedlander, E.; Harper, E. M.; Henly, C.; Kavlak, G.; Kwatra, S.; Jun, C.; Warren, S.; Yang, M.-Y.; Graedel, T. E., Criticality of the Geological Copper Family. Environmental Science & Technology 2012, 46, (2), 1071-1078. DOI:10.1021/es203535w

3. Graedel, T. E.; Barr, R.; Chandler, C.; Chase, T.; Choi, J.; Christoffersen, L.; Friedlander, E.; Henly, C.; Jun, C.; Nassar, N. T.; Schechner, D.; Warren, S.; Yang, M.-y.; Zhu, C., Methodology of Metal Criticality Determination. Environmental Science & Technology 2012, 46, (2), 1063-1070. DOI:10.1021/es203534z



Book chapters

2. Graedel, T. E.; Nassar, N. T., The Criticality of Metals: A Perspective for Geologists. In Ore Deposits in an Evolving Earth, Jenkin, G. R. T.; Lusty, P. A. J.; Mcdonald, I.; Smith, M. P.; Boyce , A. J.; Wilkinson, J. J., Eds. Geological Society: London, 2013; Special Publications, 393, 291-302. DOI:10.1144/SP393.4

1. Nassar, N. T., Anthropospheric Losses of Platinum Group Elements. In Element Recovery and Sustainability, Hunt, A., Ed. The Royal Society of Chemistry: 2013; pp 185-206. DOI:10.1039/9781849737340-00185