Dr. Bryan D. Willson

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  Refereed Journal Articles Top
23 Daniel Olsen, Bryan Willson. 2011. "The Effect of Retrofit Technologies on Formaldehyde Emissions from a Large Bore Natural Gas Engine." 2011
22 Maria Arthur, Craig Bond, Bryan Willson, 2011, Estimation of esasticities for domestic energy demand in Mozambique 2011
21 “Net Energy and Greenhouse Gas Emission Evaluation of Biodiesel Derived from Microalgae.” Liaw Batan, Jason Quinn, Bryan Willson, and Thomas Bradley. Environmental Science and Technology, September 2010: DOI 10.1021/es102052y. 2010
20 "Theoretical Maximum Algal Oil Production." Kristina Weyer, Daniel Bush, Al Darzins, Bryan Willson. BioEnergy 2009, DOI 10.1007/s12155-009-9046-x.   Read this online 2008
19 Azer Yalin, Morgan DeFoort, Bryan Willson, Y Matsuura, M Miyagi. "Use of Hollow Core Fibers to Deliver Nanosecond Nd:YAG Laser Pulses to Form Sparks in Gases." Optics Letters, Vol. 30, Issue 16, pp. 2083-2085 (August 2005). 2005
18 Y. Li, A. Kirkpatrick, C. Mitchell, B. Willson. "Characteristic and Computational Fluid Dynamics Modeling of High-Pressure Gas Jet Injection." Journal of Engineering for Gas Turbines and Power. Vol. 126, January 2004. pp. 192-197. 2004
17 Walter Hull, Jason Beu, Jeff Jorenby, Joel Lentz, Jeff Hoss, Grant Pickard, Flint Jamison, Travis Mathis, Bryan Willson. "Optimization of a Direct-Injected 2-Stroke Cycle Snowmobile." SAE Paper 2003-32-0074 and SAE Journal of Engine Research, pp. 2160-2173. 2003
16 Morgan DeFoort, Daniel Olsen, Bryan Willson. "The Effect of Air/Fuel Ratio Control Strategies on Nitrogen Compound Formation in 3-way Catalysts." International Journal of Engine Research. February 2004 (Vol. 5, Issue 1, P. 115-122). 2003
15 Paulius V. Puzinauskas, Gary Hutcherson, Bryan Willson. Ignition and Boost Effects on Large-Bore Engine In-Cylinder Heat Transfer. Applied Thermal Engineering Vol 23, No. 1, January 2003. 2002
14 Allan Kirkpatrick, Yuan Li, Charles Mitchell, Bryan Willson. "Analytical and Computational Modeling of High Pressure Gas Injection." Transactions of the Society of Automotive Engineers. 2002
13 Michele Steyskal, Dan Olsen, Bryan Willson. "Development of PEMs Models for Predicting NOx Emissions from Large Bore Natural Gas Engines". Transactions of the Society of Automotive Engineers. 2002
12 Tim Bauer, Jessica Rupp, Mike Duncan, Nathan Lorenz, Dan Mastbergen, Bryan Willson, Steve Nelson, Nick Peterson, Brian Wedryk, Travis Mathis, Patrick Fitzhorn, Steven Schaeffer. "Colorado State University Snowmobile Challenge 2002." SAE 2002 --01-2758. SAE Journal of Engine Research, 2002. pp. 2513-2527. 2002
11 Daniel Olsen, Gary Hutcherson, Bryan Willson, Charles Mitchell. "Development of the Tracer Gas Method for Large Bore Natural Gas Engines: Part 2 -- Measurement of Scavenging Parameters." ASME Journal of Engineering for Gas Turbines and Power. Vol. 124, pp. 686-694. July 2002. 2002
10 Paulius Puzinauskas, B. Willson, K. Evans, "Optimization of Natural-Gas Combustion in Spark-Ignited Engines Through Manipulation of Intake-Flow Configuration." SAE Transactions -- Journal of Fuels & Lubricants, Vol 109, Section 4, pp. 1674-1688. Also, published as SAE paper 2001-01-1948. 2001
9 Allan Kirkpatrick, Yuan Li, Charles Mitchell, Bryan Willson. "Analytical and Computational Modeling of High Pressure Gas Injection." Proceedings, ASME Internal Combustion Engines Division Fall Technical Conference, Volume 2. Chicago, September 2001. 2001
8 Daniel Olsen, Mastbergen, D. B., Bryan Willson. "Planar Laser Induced Fluorescence Imaging of Gas Injection from Fuel Valves for Large Bore Natural Gas Engines." Proceedings, ASME Internal Combustion Engines Division Fall Technical Conference, Volume 2. Chicago, September 2001. 2001
7 Olsen, Daniel B., Holden, Jason C., Hutcherson, Gary C. and Willson, Bryan D., "Formaldehyde Characterization Utilizing In-Cylinder Sampling in a Large Bore Natural Gas Engine." Journal of Engineering for Gas Turbines and Power, July 2001; Volume 123, Iss. 3, p. 669. 2001
6 C.E. Mitchell, D.B. Olsen, B.D. Willson, "Formaldehyde Formation Mechanisms in Large Bore Natural Gas Engines." Presented at the Spring ASME-ICE Conference, 1998. ASME Journal of Engineering for Gas Turbines and Power. 2000
5 Kirkpatrick, and B. Willson, "Computation and Experimentation on the Web with Application to Internal Combustion Engines", ASEE Journal of Engineering Education, pp. 529-537. 1998 1998
4 M. M. Khan, B. Willson. "Options for Transport Energy Conservation in Pakistan." International Journal of Global Energy Issues. Vol. 10, nos. 2-4, 1998. 1998
3 M. M. Khan, B. Willson. "Scope for industrial energy conservation in Pakistan." International Journal of Global Energy Issues, Volume 8, Nos. 5/6, 1996. 1996
2 B. Willson, "The Methanol Marathon as Education," Methanol Innovation: Technical Details of the Methanol Marathon, SAE SP-804, Society of Automotive Engineers, February 1990. 1990
1 B. Willson, CSU SAE Student Branch, "The Colorado State University Methanol Vehicle," Methanol Innovation: Technical Details of the Methanol Marathon, SAE SP-804, Society of Automotive Engineers, February 1990. 1990
  Refereed Chapters in Books Top
1 B. Willson, "Fuel Delivery Systems for Natural Gas Vehicles," chapter for the 1993 NGV Resource Guide, RP Publishing, June 1993. 1993
  Refereed Conference Proceedings Top
49 Azer Yalin, Sachin Joshi, Morgan DeFoort, Bryan Willson. "Towards Multiplexed Fiber Delivered Laser Ignition for Natural Gas Engines." Journal of Engineering for Gas Turbines and Power (Vol. 130, iss. 4). April 2008. 2008
48 Dana Charron, Bryan Willson. "Promotion of Technology Innovation and Dissemination for High-Efficiency, Low-Emissions Biomass Household Stoves in China and Abroad." 2007
47 Sachin Joshi, Dan Mastbergen, Bryan Willson. "Field Testing of Stove-Powered Thermoelectric Generators." Presented at the ETHOS International Stove Research Conference. January 27-28, 2007. Kirkland, Washington. 2007
46 David Pennise, Bryan Willson. "Promotion of Technology Innovation and Dissemination for High-Efficiency, Low-Emissions Biomass Household Stoves in China and Abroad." Presented at the Partnership for Clean Indoor Air Biennialmeeting. March 20-23, 27-28, 2007. Bangalore, India. 2007
45 Elisa Guzman, Allison Daigre, Kurt Miller, Andrew Abell, Robert Nelson, Bryan Willson. "Cookstove Manufacturing in Guatemala." Presented at the ETHOS International Stove Research Conference. January 27-28, 2007. Kirkland, Washington. 2007
44 Azer Yalin, Sachin Joshi, Adam Reynolds, Morgan DeFooort, Bryan Willson, Almantas Galvanauskas, Yuji Matsuura, Mitsunobo Miyagi. "Fiber Delivered Systems for Laser Ignition of Natural Gas Engines." ASME ICEF 2006-1574, Proceedings of the ASME Internal Combustion Engine Division 2006 Fall Technical Conference. 2006
43 Christoph Gossweiler, Bryan Willson, Thomas Walter. "Application of an Improved Indicator Passage Correction Model for Combustion Pressure Measurement." ASME Paper ICES2006-1373. For presentation at the ASME Internal Combustion Engine Division 2006 Spring Technical Conference. May 8-10, 2006. Aachen, Germany. 2006
42 Vijay Srinivasachari, William Duff, Bryan Willson. "Utilizing Design of Experiments and Steepest Ascent for Micro-Pilot Engine Optimization." Proceedings of the 2005 IIE Annual Conference. May 14-18. Atlanta. 2005
41 Dan Mastbergen, Bryan Willson. "Development of a System for Generating Light from a Cookstove Using a Thermoelectric Generator" Proceedings of the ETHOS Stoves Research Conference. January 29-30, 2005. Seattle, WA. 2005
40 Morgan DeFoort, Azer Yalin, Bryan Willson. Hollow Core Fibers for Laser Spark Ignition 2nd Annual Stationary Reciprocating Engines Conference, March 15-16 2005. South Coast Air Quality Management District, Diamond Bar, California. 2005
39 William Duff, Vijay Srinivasachari, Bryan Willson. "Design of a Micropilot Ignition System Using Design of Experiments and Steepest Ascent." Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Statistics, Mathematics and Related Fields. January 9-11, 2005. Honolulu, Hawaii. 2004
38 Joel Lentz, Jeff Hoss, Dan Olsen, Bryan Willson. "Mixing and Combustion Investigations in a Large Bore Optical Engine." Proceedings of the Gas Machinery Conference. October 4-6, 2004. Albuquerque, New Mexico. 2004
37 Bryan Willson, Nathan Lorenz, Tim Bauer. Development of a Direct Injection Retrofit Kit for Reducing Emissions from 2-Stroke Cycle Engines in Asia. Proceedings of the 3rd Better Air Quality -- Asia Conference. Manila, Philippines. December 16-19, 2003. 2003
36 Bryan Willson. "The Potential for Direct-Injection Two-Stroke Cycle Engine Technology to Reduce Emissions in Asia." Proceedings of the 2nd Better Air Quality -- Asia Conference. Hong Kong. December 16-18, 2002. 2002
35 Daniel Olsen, Bryan Willson. "The Effects of Parametric Variations on Formaldehyde Emissions from a Large Bore Natural Gas Engine.", Proceedings ASM-ICE Spring Technical conference, ICE-Vol. 38, Paper No. ICES2002-446, 2002. 2002
34 Daniel Olsen, Gary Hutcherson, Bryan Willson, Charles Mitchell. "Development of the Tracer Gas Method for Large Bore Natural Gas Engines: Part 1 -- Method Validation." ASME Journal of Engineering for Gas Turbines and Power. Vol. 124, pp. 678-685. July 2002. 2002
33 Daniel Olsen, Allan Kirkpatrick, Bryan Willson. "Experimental and Computational Analysis of Fuel Injection in Large Bore Natural Gas Engines." Proceedings of the 2001 Gas Machinery Research Conference. Austin, October 2001. 2001
32 Paulius Puzinauskas, Gary Hutcherson, , Bryan Willson, "Analysis of In-Cylinder Heat Transfer in Large-Bore Engines." Proceedings of Gas Machinery Conference 2000. Colorado Springs, October 2-4, 2000. 2000
31 Dan Olsen, Gary Hutcherson, B. Willson, "Tracer Gas Measurements of Trapped A/F Ratio and Scavenging Characteristics in a Large Bore Natural Gas Engine." Proceedings of Gas Machinery Conference 2000. Colorado Springs, October 2-4, 2000. 2000
30 Daniel Olsen, Jason Holden, Gary Hutcherson, Bryan Willson. "In-Cylinder Sampling Investigation of Formaldehyde Formation in a Large Bore Natural Gas Engine" Proceedings of Gas Machinery Conference 2000. Colorado Springs, October 2-4, 2000. 2000
29 Dan Olsen, J. Holden, G. Hutcherson, B. Willson, "Formaldehyde Characterization Utilizing In-Cylinder Sampling in a Large Bore Natural Gas Engine." Proceedings, ASME Internal Combustion Engines Division Spring Technical Conference, San Antonio, April 2000 -- accepted for publication in ASME Journal of Engineering for Gas Turbines & Power. 2000
28 D. Olsen, G. Hutcherson, B. Willson, C. Mitchell, "Development of the Tracer Gas Method for Large Bore Natural Gas Engines: Part 1 -- Method Validation." Proceedings, ASME Internal Combustion Engines Division Spring Technical Conference. San Antonio, April 2002. 2000
27 D. Olsen, G. Hutcherson, B. Willson, C. Mitchell, "Development of the Tracer Gas Method for Large Bore Natural Gas Engines: Part 2 -- Measurement of Scavenging Parameters." Proceedings, ASME Internal Combustion Engines Division Spring Technical Conference. San Antonio, April 2000. 2000
26 B. Willson, "Catalyst Performance and Aging Effects for Formaldehyde Reduction." Proceedings of the Gas Industry Air Toxics Conference. San Antonio, May 24-26, 1999. 1999
25 D. Olsen, J. Holden, G. Hutcherson, B. Willson, "Formaldehyde Characterization Based on In-Cylinder Sampling." Proceedings of the Gas Industry Air Toxics Conference. San Antonio, May 24-26, 1999. 1999
24 B. Willson, "Catalyst Performance and Aging Effects for Formaldehyde Reduction." Proceedings of the Gas Industry Air Toxics Conference. San Antonio, May 24-26, 1999. 1999
23 D. Olsen, J. Holden, G. Hutcherson, B. Willson, "Formaldehyde Characterization Based on In-Cylinder Sampling." Proceedings of the Gas Industry Air Toxics Conference. San Antonio, May 24-26, 1999. 1999
22 B. Willson. "Formaldehyde Formation Mechanisms in Large Bore Natural Gas Engines." Proceedings, Gas Machinery Conference. Denver. October 5, 1998. 1998
21 S. Cherian, C. Hagen, A. Kirkpatrick, B. Willson. "The Global Engine Laboratory - Data Acquisition and Control Over the Internet." Proceedings, Enhancement of Curricular Content & Structure with Technology. Nashville, Tennessee. November 20-21, 1997. 1997
20 Kirkpatrick, A. Lee, B. Willson. "The Engine in Engineering - Development of Thermal/Fluids Web-Based Applications." Proceedings, Frontiers in Education '97. Pittsburgh. November 5-8, 1997. 1997
19 Willson, P. Puzinauskas. "Optimization of Natural Gas Combustion in Spark-Ignition Engines Through Modification of Intake-Flow Configuration." Proceedings, DOE Annual Automotive Technology Conference. Dearborn, Michigan. October 27-30, 1997. 1997
18 B. Willson, G. Hutcherson, S. Hawley, K. Willet. "Relative Performance of High-Pressure Fuel Gas Delivery on Large-Bore, Two-Stroke Gas Engines." Proceedings, 1997 Gas Machinery Conference. Austin, Texas. October 6-8, 1997. 1997
17 G. Hutcherson, R. Potter, B. Willson. "Comparative Testing of Ignition Sources for Large-Bore Natural Gas Engines." Proceedings, 1997 Gas Machinery Conference. Austin, Texas. October 6-8, 1997. 1997
16 J. Holden, B. Willson, "The Application of Neural Networks to Model Exhaust Emissions from Large 2-Stroke Natural Gas Engines." Presented at the ASME Internal Combustion Engines Division (ICED) Engine Technology Conference. Madison, Wisconsin. September 29-30. 1997
15 S. Hawley, C. Cote, R. Popp, T. Siegel, B. Willson. "Automatic Balancing for Large Bore Gas Engines," Proceedings American Gas Association Congress, Las Vegas, May 1995. 1995
14 B. Willson, "Aftermarket Fuel Delivery Systems for Gaseous Fuels: the State of the Art" Department of Energy Contractor's Coordination Meeting, Detroit, February 1993. 1993
13 B. Willson, J. McCoy, "State-of-the-Art Reciprocating Engine Technology," Proceedings, Reciprocating Machinery Conference, Denver, September 1992. Awarded Best Paper Award, to be published in Diesel and Gas Turbine Progress. 1992
12 B. Willson, C. Anderson, J. Whitham, "Recent Developments in Pattern Recognition with Implications for Advanced Engine Control," Proceedings of Intelligent Vehicles '92, Detroit, June 1992. 1992
11 B. Willson, "Low-Polluting Automotive Technologies," Proceedings of the World Clean Energy Conference, Geneva, November 1991. 1991
10 B. Willson," An Overview of Intelligent Engine Control," Proceedings of the PCRC Reciprocating Machinery Conference, Salt Lake City, September 1991. 1991
9 B. Willson, "An Overview of Fuel Metering Systems for Natural Gas Vehicles," invited address to SAE TOPTEC symposium, "Optimized Methanol and Natural Gas Fueled Vehicles," Nashville, September 12-13, 1991, included in conference proceedings. 1991
8 B. Willson, "Fuel Variability and Natural Gas Vehicles: Standardized Fuel or Adaptive Engines?" Proceedings of the Continental Conference on Natural Gas Vehicles, Norman, Oklahoma, June 5-6, 1991. 1991
7 W. Troxell, B. Willson, C. B. Winn, "The Center of the Bottom Line," Proceedings of the 2nd Annual TQM Conference, Colorado Springs, August 1990. 1990
6 B. Willson, "Rayleigh-Taylor Instabilities in Internal Combustion Liquid Piston Engines," Proceedings , 3rd Int. Conf. on Small Engines and their Fuels in Developing Countries, Reading, England, July 1990. 1990
5 S. Sjostrom, B. Willson, "Design Investigation of a Submersible Liquid Piston Engine," Proceedings, 3rd Int. Conf. on Small Engines and their Fuels in Developing Countries, Reading, England, July 1990. 1990
4 B. Willson, A. E. Traver, "Bond Graph Modeling and Simulation of a Two-Stroke Liquid Piston Engine," Proceedings, IASTED Int. Conf. on Applied Simulation and Modeling, Galveston, May 18-20, 1988. 1988
3 D. Berry, B. Willson, "The Instructional Value of Bond Graphs: An Introduction to the Bond Graph Method," Proceedings, ASEE Gulf-Southwest Section Meeting, San Antonio, March 17-18, 1988. 1988
2 B. Willson, A. E. Traver, "A Proposed Two-Stroke Liquid Piston Engine for Use and Local Production in Developing Countries," Proceedings , 2nd Int. Conf. on Small Engines and their Fuels in Developing Countries, University of Reading, Reading, England, September 23-24, 1987, pp.170-175. 1987
1 B. Willson, A. E. Traver, "The Use of Control Volume Analysis and Nonpotential Junction Concepts to Model Liquid Piston Engine Dynamics," Proceedings, 1987 American Control Conf., Minneapolis, Minnesota, June 10-12, 1987, pp. 1436-1443. 1987
  Non-Refereed Journal Articles / Chapters / Proceedings / Transactions Top
77 “Perspectives on Advanced Lighting, Advanced Buildings, and Advanced Electric Grids." Knowledge Track on Smart Homes and Smart Grids, Consumer Electronics Show & Conference. Las Vegas, NV. January 12, 2012. 2012
76 “Energy Solutions at Scale.” Regis University MBA Lecture Series. Regis University, Denver. March 24, 2011. 2011
75 “A High Impact Approach to New Energy Innovation.” President’s Leadership Program Speaker Series. University of Colorado; Boulder. March 30, 2011. 2011
74 “Carbon Credits as a Tool for Cookstove Dissemination in Africa.” CSU VPR Research Colloquium: Africa Rising - New Research and Enterprise Solutions to Old Development Problems. CSU; Fort Collins, CO. March 30, 2011. 2011
73 “The Future of Energy.” Keynote Lecture to “Energy Futures Strategy Summit”. Denver. February 21, 2011. 2011
72 “Energy Clusters in Asia, Africa, and Latin America.” International Cleantech Network Manager’s Meeting. Fort Collins. February 2, 2011. 2011
71 “Solutions at Scale.” Special university lecture at Universidad Autonoma de Yucatán. UADY: Merida, Yucatan, Mexico. January 17, 2011. 2011
70 “Emissions Formation in Biomass Cookstoves.” Cookstove Technology Workshop organized by the US Department of Energy. Alexandria, VA. January 11, 2011. 2011
69 “A High Impact Approach to New Energy Innovation.” Special University Seminar. Beijing University of Chemical Technology; Beijing, China. March 17, 2011. 2011
68 “The ‘Next Three’ Strategic Energy Technologies: Engines, Cookstoves, and Algae." Keynote Lecture. Symposium on Sustainability in Business. Wuxi, China. March 16, 2011. 2011
67 “Energy Research at CSU: Focus on Impact.” Global New Energy Summit, Colorado Springs, CO. April 18, 2011. 2011
66 “Offshore Production of Algae Biofuels: Challenges and Opportunities." Keynote Lecture. BIT 1st Annual World Congress of Marine Biotechnology, Dalian, China. April 27, 2011. 2011
65 “Progress Towards Cost-Competitive Production of Microalgae in Low-Cost Photobioreactors.” BIT 1st Annual World Congress of Marine Biotechnology, Dalian, China. April 27, 2011. 2011
64 “The Local and Global Impact of Colorado State University’s Clean Energy Super Cluster." Colorado Renewable Energy Society 2011 Global Solutions Conference, Fort Collins, CO. June 3, 2011. 2011
63 “Energy Solutions at Scale.” Invited “performance” at TEDxFoCo, Fort Collins, CO. June 25, 2011. 2011
62 “The Real Energy Crisis: Cookstoves and Indoor Air Pollution.” WOSA “Making a Difference” International Education Conference. CSU. July 30, 2011. 2011
61 “Energy and Conflict.” CSU International Colloquium: Managing Global Conflict Ten Years After 9/11. CSU. September 7, 2011. 2011
60 “Progress Towards Cost-Competitive Algae Biofuels: Implications for Coal Use &Transport.” National Coal Transportation Association Meeting & Conference. Denver, CO. September 14, 2011 2011
59 “Natural Gas as a Tool for Development in Africa.” The 4th Annual International Conference on Energy, Logistics and the Environment – Global Commerce Forum: Focus Africa. Denver, CO. October 13, 2011 2011
58 “Energy Innovation for Global Impact.” Keynote Lecture. Colorado Rural Electric Association Innovation Summit. Denver, CO. October 14, 2011 2011
57 “The Global Context for Natural Gas.” CSU Natural Gas Symposium & Visioning Workshop. Fort Collins, CO. October 26, 2011. 2011
56 “Energy and Development.” Master of International Political Economy of Resources Speaker Series. Colorado School of Mines; Golden, CO. November 10, 2011. 2011
55 “Energy Innovation for Global Impact.” CSU Ingersoll Hall “Professors and Their Passions” Speaker Series. November 16, 2011. 2011
54 “International Cookstove Research, Development, and Deployment.” International Renewable Energy Association Workshop on Best Practices in International Renewable Energy Technology Cooperation. National Renewable Energy Laboratory. Golden, CO. November 21, 2011. 2011
53 "Sustainable Entrepreneurship." Lecture to CSU Interdisciplinary Course, January 19, 2010. 2010
52 "Envirofit International: Update on Technology, Production & Dissemination." Invited presentation, ETHOS 2010-Stoves: Health Deforestation and Climate Change Conference, Kirkland WA, January 30-31, 2010. 2010
51 “Design Breakthroughs on Charcoal Stoves.” Invited presentations at the ETHOS 2010 – Stoves: Health, Deforestation and Climate Change Conference, Kirkland, Washington; January 30 and 31, 2010. 2010
50 “Got Impact? Working Toward Global Change from Inside the University.” Invited presentation at the Texas Tech University, Whitacre College of Engineering, Lubbock, Texas; February 10, 2010. 2010
49 “Clean Cookstoves Workshop.” Invited workshop at the Engineers Without Borders International Conference, Denver, CO; March 19, 2010. 2010
48 “Sustainable Solutions: Towards Global Scale.” Invited presentation at the Hong Kong PolyTechnic University, Hong Kong, April 10, 2010. 2010
47 “Progress Towards a Clean Energy Future in China.” Panel presentation at the Colorado State University International Colloquium on China, Fort Collins, CO, September 9, 2010. 2010
46 “Progress Towards Cost-Competitive Production of Microalgae in Low-Cost Photobioreactors.” Presentation at the Chinese Academy of Sciences Qingdao Institute of BioEnergy and Bioprocess Technology “2010 QIBEBT Symposium on Algae for Energy, October 8, 2010, Qingdao, China. 2010
45 “Refining the Vision for Cost-Competitive Biofuel Production from Microalgae.” Presentation at the Energy for Next Generations: Sustainable Solutions Conference, Amsterdam, Netherlands, November 4, 2010. 2010
44 “Emerging Energy Trends in the US and China.” Presented at East China Normal University, Shanghai, China, December 13, 2010. 2010
43 Production of Microalgae for Biofuels in Open Ponds & Closed Photobioreactors." Presented at the National Biodiesel Conference; San Francisco, CA; February 3, 2009. 2009
42 “Industry/University Partnerships: Colorado’s Unique Model.” Invited presentation for Renewable Energy Initiatives Workshop with Indian Institute Technologies alumni; Boulder, CO, January 24, 2009. 2009
41 “Production of Microalgae for Biofuels in Open Ponds & Closed Photobioreactors.” Invited presentation at the National Biodiesel Conference; San Francisco, CA; February 3, 2009. 2009
40 “Achieving Global Impact from Clean Energy Technologies.” Invited presentation at Sustainable Urban Infrastructure IGERT Program Meeting; Denver, CO, February 13, 2009. 2009
39 “The Solix Approach to Low-Cost Photobioreactor-Based Production of Biofuels from Microalgae.” Invited presentation to University of Northern Colorado Physics Department; Greeley, CO, February 13, 2009. 2009
38 “The Solix Approach to Low-Cost Photobioreactor-Based Production of Biofuels from Microalgae.” Invited presentation to University of Texas at Austin; Austin, Texas, April 7, 2009. 2009
37 “Energy & Development in Africa.” Invited presentation to the James A. Baker III Institute for Public Policy, Rice University; Houston, Texas, April 8, 2009. 2009
36 “Innovations in Energy, Environment and Health.” Invited presentation with Paul Hudnut, CSU College of Business, at the Denver Green Festival; Denver, May 3, 2009. 2009
35 “Large Scale Production of Microalgae for Biofuels.” Invited presentation at the 31st Symposium on Biotechnology for Fuels and Chemicals; San Francisco, May 5, 2009. 2009
34 “Developing Algae as a Feedstock for Advanced Fuels and Chemicals.” Invited panel presentation at the 2nd Annual Platts Advanced Biofuels Conference; Washington DC, June 5, 2009. 2009
33 “Low-Cost Photobioreactors for Production of Algae-Biofuels.” Invited presentation at the GTOBiofuels: Science and Innovation for Sustainable Development Conference; San Francisco, CA. June 28, 2009. 2009
32 “Low-Cost Photobioreactor Technology: Promises, progress and challenges.” Invited presentation at the 2nd Annual International Automotive Biofuels Conference; Potsdam, Germany. July 7, 2009. 2009
31 “Large-Scale Production of Microalgae for Biofuels.” Invited presentation at the 3E Energy Forum, Tsukuba, Japan; August 8, 2009. 2009
30 “Greenhouse Gas Implications of Processing Biomass into Aviation Fuels.” Dr Bryan Willson, Dr. Ken Reardon, Dr. Thomas Bradley, Ms. Liaw Batan. Invited presentation at the Aviations Biofuels Summit, Washington DC, September 1-2, 2009. 2009
29 "Global Energy Solutions." Panel discussion at the International Colloquium on Global Challenges for Sustainability, Fort Collins, CO; September 9, 2009. 2009
28 “Solix Technology Overview.” Invited presentation at the Modern Energy Investor Forum, Denver, Colorado, September 10, 2009. 2009
27 “Low-Cost Photobioreactor-Based Production of Biofuels from Microalgae.” Invited presentation at the Alternative Energies Forum, University of Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina; October 5, 2009. 2009
26 “Low-Cost Photobioreactor-Based Production of Biofuels from Microalgae.” Invited presentation at the University of Santiago, Chile; October 6, 2009. 2009
25 “The Promise - Future Energy Economies in 2020 and 2040.” Invited presentation at the 31st Annual Environment and Energy Forum of the Parliamentarians for Global Action, Washington DC; October 22, 2009. 2009
24 “Energy Justice and Public Health.” Invited presentation at the World Energy Justice Conference, Boulder, CO; October 23, 2009. 2009
23 “Got Impact? Working Toward Global Change from Inside the University.” Invited presentation at the My Favorite Lecture Series,” Fort Collins, CO; November 3, 2009. 2009
22 “Got Impact? Working Toward Global Change from Inside the University.” Invited presentation at the Colorado State University Men’s Science Club,” Fort Collins, CO; November 4, 2009. 2009
21 “The Power of the Power Plant as Place: How Renovation Led to Innovation.” Invited presentation at the Lemelson Center New Perspectives on Invention and Innovation Symposium: Hot Spots of Invention: People, Places and Spaces, Washington DC; November 7, 2009. 2009
20 “Current State-of-the-Art Technologies.” Invited presentation at the ASEAN-US Next-Generation Cook Stove Workshop, Bangkok, Thailand; November 17, 2009. 2009
19 “Thermoelectric Stoves.” Invited presentation at the ASEAN-US Next-Generation Cook Stove Workshop, Bangkok, Thailand; November18, 2009. 2009
18 "Low Cost Photobioreactor for Algal Biofuel Production and Carbon Capture"; International Technical Conference on the Production and Use of Micro-Algae for Energy Purposes; Madrid, Spain; November 11, 2008. 2008
17 Industry/University Partnerships; Colorado's Unique Model; Colorado Governor's Energy Trade Mission, Tokyo, November 18, 2008; Beijing, November 21, 2008; Shanghai, November 24, 2008. 2008
16 Technology Transfer and Sustainability in Higher Education; Copenmind, Copenhagen, Denmark; September 2, 2008. 2008
15 Low Cost Photobioreactos for Algal Biofuel Production & Carbon Capture; 2nd Bundes-Algen-Stammtisch; Hamburg, Germany; October 9, 2008. 2008
14 The Role of Universities in Innovation - Powering Change with Clean Energy; Energy Roundtable; Washington DC; October 15, 2008 2008
13 Low Cost Photobioreactors for Algal Biofuel Production and Carbon Capture; Phoenix, Arizona, September 18, 2008. 2008
12 "Suitability of Algae Co-Products for Feeding Livestock" Presented at the Symposium on Microalgal Lipids as Energy Sources. Mosonmagyaróvár -- Hungary. July 1, 2008. 2008
11 "Large Scale Production of Algae-Biofuels in Low-Cost Photobioreactors." Presented at the International Conference on Applied Phycology. Galway, Ireland. June 23, 2008. 2008
10 Guest Lecture at MIT; May 1, 2008 2008
9 CSU Models of Technology Transfer; CSU Accelerates; New York City, New York; May 26, 2008 2008
8 Guest Lecture; Yale University; March 27, 2008. 2008
7 "Analysis of the Availability and Cost of Algae as an Alternative Feedstock," Presented at the Biofuels Asia Conference, Singapore, China. October 18, 2007 2008
6 Algae Biomass Summit; San Francisco, California; November 15, 2007 2007
5 African Cookstove Conference; Abuoljah, Nigeria; October 5, 2007 2007
4 Asian Biofuels Conference; Singapore, China; October 18, 2007 2007
3 China Stove Conference; Yunnan, China; September 27, 2007 2007
2 European Algae and Tech Conference; Potsdam, Germany; June 12, 2007 2007
1 Tim Bauer, Nathan Lorenz, Bryan Willson. "Two-Stroke Engine Direct Injection Retro-Fit Kit: Emissions Characterization and Field Test Protocol." Proceedings of the 4th Better Air Quality -- Asia Conference. Agra, India. December 6-8, 2004. 2004
  Other (e.g.: Lab Texts, Book Reviews, Technical Reports, In-House Reports) Top
73 Defoort, M., Yalin, A., Willson, B., "Fundamental Studies of Ignition processes in Large Natural Gas Engines Using Laser Spark Ignition", 1st Quarterly Report to DOE, January 2005. 2005
72 Yalin, A., Willson, B., Stanglmaier, R., Collins, G., "Evaluation of Non-Thermal Plasma Exhaust Treatment", Initial Report submitted to Advanced Energy and El Paso Pipeline Group, 2004 2004
71 Olsen, D., Mitchell, C., Willson, B., "Investigation of Formaldehyde Chemical Kinetics", PRCI Report # L51482, 2004. 2004
70 Defoort, M., Yalin, A., Willson, B., "Fundamental Studies of Ignition processes in Large Natural Gas Engines Using Laser Spark Ignition", 4th Semi-Annual Report to DOE, May 2004. 2004
69 Yalin, A., Willson, B., Stanglmaier, R., Collins, G., "Evaluation of Non-Thermal Plasma Exhaust Treatment", Initial Report Submitted to GRI, June 2004. 2004
68 Olsen, Daniel, Adair, Jessica, Willson, Bryan. "Precombustion Chamber Fuel Metering with an Electronic Fuel Valve." GRI Final Report, GRI-04/0158, 2004 2004
67 Schmitt, D., Olsen, D., Willson, B., "Systematic Engine Uprate Technology Development and Deployment for Pipeline Compressor Engines", GRI Report GRI-04/0065, 2004 2004
66 Lorenz, Nathan, Willson, Bryan "Low-Engine-Friction Technology for ARES Engines." Prepared for Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Contract No. 5710001428-04. October 2004 2004
65 Defoort, M., Yalin, A., Willson, B., "Fundamental Studies of Ignition processes in Large Natural Gas Engines Using Laser Spark Ignition", 5th Semi-Annual Report to DOE, November 2004. 2004
64 Brown, J., Bestor, T., Willson, B., "Improvement to Pipeline Compressor Engine Reliability through Retrofit Micro-Pilot Ignition System -- Phase I", 1st Annual Technical Report to DOE, January 2003 (revised March 2003). 2003
63 Sabey, N., Olsen, D., Willson, B., "PEMS Field Data Analysis", Final Report submitted to Advanced Engine Technologies Corporation, 2003. 2003
62 Olsen, D., Evans, K., Adair, J., Willson, B., "Fuel & Ignition Control for Articulated Engine Bank Optimization", GRI Report 01/100, 2003 2003
61 Brown, J., Bestor, T., Willson, B., "Improvement to Pipeline Compressor Engine Reliability through Retrofit Micro-Pilot Ignition System -- Phase I", 1st Annual Technical Report to GRI, February 2003. 2003
60 Olsen, D, Lentz, J., Willson, B, "An Investigation of Mixing & Scavenging in Large Bore (Natural Gas) Engines Using Laser Diagnostics", PRCI Report 9800118-001, 2003 2003
59 Tassitano, J., Olsen, D., Mitchell, C., Willson, B., "NO2 Emissions from 2-Stroke Large Bore Natural Gas Engines", GRI Report 03/0083, 2003. 2003
58 Defoort, M., Gingrich, J., Olsen, D., Willson, B., "Emissions Control", GRI Report 03/0079, 2003. 2003
57 Defoort, M., Bestor, T., Willson, B., "Fundamental Studies of Ignition Processes in Large Natural Gas Engines Using Laser Spark Ignition", 1st Semi-Annual Report to DOE, April 2003. 2003
56 Olsen, D., Kim, S., Tassitano, J., Willson, B., "Fuel Valve Design using CFD and Laser Diagnostics" GRI Report 03/0125, 2003. 2003
55 Defoort, M., Olsen, D., Willson, B., "Detail of Emissions from Engine NSCR Catalysts", GRI Contract 5058 Topical Report (2001), 2003. 2003
54 Defoort, M., Bestor, T., Willson, B., "Fundamental Studies of Ignition Processes in Large Natural Gas Engines Using Laser Spark Ignition", 2nd Semi-Annual Report to DOE, August 2003. 2003
53 Kirkpatrick, A., Willson, B., "CFD Modeling of Combustion in a Cooper GMV Engine", GRI Report 03/0134, 2003 2003
52 Tassitano, J., Olsen, D., Willson, B., "Nozzle Comparison Using PLIF Imaging Techniques", Report submitted to Enginuity, September 2003. 2003
51 Defoort, M., Ahrens, D., Bestor, T., Willson, B., "Fundamental Studies of Ignition Processes in Large Natural Gas Engines Using Laser Spark Ignition", 3rd Semi-Annual Report to DOE, December 2003. 2003
50 Olsen, D., Bauer, T., Gingrich, J., Defoort, M., Willson, B., "Evaluation of CO or THC Emissions Control Technologies for Control of Organic Hazardous Air Pollutant Emissions from Natural Gas Fired Engines", GRI Report 03/0107, 2003. 2003
49 Olsen, D., Hull, W., Ginger, P., Olson, C., Willson, B., "Humidity Control for Power and Emissions", GRI Report 03/0139, 2003. 2003
48 Willson, B., Puzinauskas, P., "Optimization of Natural-Gas Combustion in Spark-Ignited Engines Through Manipulation of Intake-Flow Configuration", NREL Report XCV-7-16620-02, April 2002. 2002
47 Kirkpatrick, A., Mitchell, C., Willson, B., "CFD Modeling of Gas Flow and Mixing in a Two-Stroke, Natural Gas Engine", PRCI Report 9800118-002, 2002. 2002
46 Olsen, D., Puzinauskas, P., Sabey, N., Willson, B., "Improved Cyclic Pressure-Based PEMS Model" PRCI Report 9800118-005, 2002. 2002
45 Gingrich, J., Olsen, D., Willson, B., "Emission Reduction Methods for 4SLB, Industrial, Natural Gas Engines", GRI Report 02/0201, 2002 2002
44 Olsen, D., Rupp, J., Willson, B., "Assessment of Estimating VOC Emissions Based on THC Emissions and Fuel Composition", Final Report submitted to El Paso Energy Pipeline Group, 2002. 2002
43 Willson, B., "Experimental Evaluation of the Hoerbiger/Altronic HYPERfuelTM High Pressure Fuel Injection System", Final Report, 2002. 2002
42 Fernandez, B., Olsen, D., Willson, B., "Emissions Reduction and Performance Optimization for Large, Industrial, High Speed, Natural Gas Engines: Design and Development of a Superior 6G825 Testbed", GRI Report, GRI-01-0108, May 2001. 2001
41 Defoort, M., Olsen, D., Willson, B., "Analysis of Performance Data for Reciprocating Engine Oxidation Catalysts", Report submitted to GRI, April 2001. 2001
40 Defoort, M., Willson, B., Olsen, D., "Performance Evaluation of Exhaust Catalysts During the Initial Aging Process on Large Industrial Engines", PRCI Report, 2001. 2001
39 Willson, B., Olsen, D., Olson, C., "Turbocharger Simulator Upgrade: Final Report" GRI Report 01/0236, 2001 2001
38 Defoort, M., Willson, B., Olsen, D., "Performance Evaluation of Exhaust Catalysts During the Initial Aging Process on Large Industrial Engines", PRCI Report, 2001. 2001
37 Steyskal, M., Olsen, D., Willson, B., "Pressure Based Parametric Emissions Monitoring Systems (PEMS)", PRCI Report, Contract # PR-258-9619, November 2001. 2001
36 V. P. Roan, H. F. Creveling, C. A. Garris, B. D. Willson. Air System Technology Program Peer Review. USDOE, March 2001 2001
35 Olsen, D., Willson, B., Hutcherson, G., Fletcher, C., "Integrated Test Plan: Final Report--Volume 3", PRCI Report, 2000 2000
34 Submitted by PES, "Testing of a 4-Stroke Diesel Cycle Oil-Fired Reciprocating Internal Combustion Engine to Determine the Effectiveness of an Oxidation Catalyst System for Reduction of Hazardous Air Pollutant Emissions", Report submitted to EPA, EPA Contract # 68D98004, WA No. 3-01, September 2000. 2000
33 Olsen, D., Willson, B., Hutcherson, G., Fletcher, C., "Integrated Test Plan: Final Report--Volume 2", PRCI Report, 2000 2000
32 Olsen, D., Willson, B., Hutcherson, G., Fletcher, C., "Integrated Test Plan: Final Report--Volume 1", PRCI Report, 2000 2000
31 Olsen, D., Willson, B., "Reduction of HAPs and Criteria Pollutants through Improved Mixing in Large Bore, Two-Stroke Cycle Engines", Report submitted to Enginuity, October 2000. 2000
30 Submitted by EECL, "Emissions Testing of Control Devices for Reciprocating Internal Combustion Engines in Support of Regulatory Development by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Phase 3: Four-Stroke, Diesel Internal Combustion Engines, Report submitted to Pacific Environmental Services, May 2000. 2000
29 Submitted by PES, "Testing of a 4-Stroke Lean Burn Gas-Fire Reciprocating Internal Combustion Engine to Determine the Effectiveness of an Oxidation Catalyst System for Reduction of Hazardous Air Pollutant Emissions", Report submitted to EPA, EPA Contract # 68D98004, WA No. 3-01, August 2000. 2000
28 Submitted by EECL, "Emissions Testing of Control Devices for Reciprocating Internal Combustion Engines in Support of Regulatory Development by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Phase 2: Four-Stroke, Lean Burn, Natural Gas Fired Internal Combustion Engines", Report submitted to Pacific Environmental Services, April 2000. 2000
27 Submitted by PES, "Testing of a 2-Strok Lean Burn Gas-Fired Reciprocating Internal Combustion Engine to Determine the Effectiveness of an Oxidation Catalyst System for Reduction of Hazardous Air Pollutant Emissions", Volumes 1 and 2, EPA Contract # 68D98004, WA No. 3-01, EPA-454/R-00-036a and EPA -454/R-00-036b, July 2000. 2000
26 B. Willson, G. Hutcherson, D. Olsen, J. Holden. "Evaluation of High Pressure Injection of Fuel Gas in Large-Bore Natural Gas Engines." GRI Report GRI-99/0275. December, 1999. 1999
25 Submitted by PES, "Testing of Emissions of Hazardous Air Pollutants from Reciprocating Internal Combustion Engines", Report submitted to EPA, EPA Contract # 68D70069, WA No. 2-13, August 1999. 1999
24 Submitted by EECL, "Emissions Testing of Control Devices for Reciprocating Internal Combustion Engines in Support of Regulatory Development by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Phase 1: Two-Stroke, Lean Burn, Natural Gas Fired Internal Combustion Engines", Report submitted to Pacific Environmental Services, May 1999. 1999
23 Willson, B, Hutcherson, G., Olsen, D., Holden, J., "Evaluation of High Pressure Injection of Fuel Gas in Large-Bore Natural Gas Engines" GRI Report, GRI-99/0275, 1999. 1999
22 Willson, B., Hutcherson, G., Olsen, D., Huntley, D., Holden, J., Fletcher, C., "An Investigation of Inlet Air Humidity Effects on a Large-Bore, Two-Stroke Natural Gas Engine", PRCI Report, 1999. 1999
21 Willson, Bryan, Hutcherson, Gary, Olsen, Daniel, Holden, Jason. Evaluation of High Pressure Injection of Fuel Gas in Large-Bore Natural Gas Engines. GRI-99/0275. 1999 1999
20 C. Eastwood, A. Kirkpatrick, and B. Willson. "The Engine in Engineering - Development of Thermal/Fluids Multimedia Applications." Proceedings, 1997 NSF Engineering Education Innovators' Conference (on-line publication). Washington, D.C., April 7, 1997. 1997
19 Hutcherson, G., Willson, B., "Comparative Testing of Ignition Systems for Large-Bore Natural Gas Fired Engines", Volume I: Report, 1997. 1997
18 Hutcherson, G., Willson, B., "Comparative Testing of Ignition Systems for Large-Bore Natural Gas Fired Engines", Volume II: Reduced Data Tables, 1997. 1997
17 B. Willson. "Review of the State of the Art of Intelligent Control for Large Stationary Engines." PRC International / AGA report PR-179-9131. September, 1996. 1996
16 Willson, B., "Review of the State of the Art of Intelligent Control for Large Stationary Engines", PRCI Report, PR-179-9131, 1996. 1996
15 R. Potter, C. Fletcher, G. Hutcherson, B. Willson. "Comparative Testing of Ignition Systems for Large-Bore Natural Gas Engines." Prepared for private consortium. October, 1995. 1995
14 Willson, Bryan. Natural Gas Vehicles: A Fleet Operator's Guide to Power, Range, Maintenance, and Emissions. For Interstate Natural Gas Association of America Foundation-Natural Gas Vehicles. 1995 1995
13 Willson, B., Comparative Testing of Ignition Systems for Large Bore Natural Gas Engines, PRCI Report, 1995. 1995
12 Willson, B., Comparative Testing of Ignition Systems for Large Bore Natural Gas Engines: Volume II: Reduced Data Tables. PRCI Report, 1995. 1995
11 Willson, B., "Natural Gas Vehicles: A Fleet Operator's Guide to Power, Range, Maintenance, and Emissions", Prepared for Interstate Natural Gas Association of America Foundation, March 1995. 1995
10 B. Willson, C. Cote, S. Hawley, R. Popp, T. Siegel. "Development and Testing of Electronic Gas Admission with Cylinder Pressure Feedback for Large Bore Engines." American Gas Association Report No. L51709. December 1994. 1994
9 F. Lynch, B. Willson, J. Fulton, J. Schneider, J. Yost, "Advanced Hydrogen / Methane Utilization Technology Demonstration" - Parametric Investigation of H2/CH4 Mixtures," National Renewable Energy Laboratory XR-2-11175-1. February 1994. 1994
8 Lynch, F., Fulton, J., Willson, B., Yost, J., Schnieder, J., "Advanced Hydrogen/Methane Utilization Technology Demonstration" NREL Final Report, XR-2-11175-1, 1994. 1994
7 J. Hansel, V. Raman, D. Kielean, F. Lynch, R. Ragazzi, B. Willson, "Hythane -- A Status Report," 26th ISATA Conference on Electric, Hybrid and Alternative Fuel Vehicles: Progress in Technology and Infrastructure, Aachen, Germany, September 1993. 1993
6 J. Hansel, V. Raman, D. Kielean, F. Lynch, R. Ragazzi, B. Willson, "Hythane -- A Status Report," National Hydrogen Association Meeting, March 25, 1993, Washington, D.C. 1993
5 B. Willson, "Evaluation of Aftermarket Fuel Delivery Systems for Natural Gas and LPG Vehicles," published by National Renewable Energy Laboratory, NREL/TP-420-4892. September 1992. 1992
4 B. Willson, CSU SAE Student Branch, "The Colorado State Optimized Natural Gas Vehicle," accepted by the Society of Automotive Engineers for publication, Spring 1992. 1991
3 B. Willson, editor, Methanol Innovation: Technical Details of the Methanol Marathon, SAE SP-804, Society of Automotive Engineers, February 1990. 1990
2 B. Willson, Historical, Analytical, and Experimental Investigation of Internal Combustion, Liquid Piston Pumping Engines, Ph.D dissertation, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, The University of Texas at Austin, December 1988. 1988
1 B. Willson, Historical Review, Bond Graph Modeling, and Computational Simulation of a Liquid Piston Internal Combustion Engine, MS Thesis, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, The University of Texas at Austin, December 1985.1436-1443. 1985
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2 F. Lynch, J. Fulton, B. Willson. "Hydrogen for Cold Starting and Catalyst Heating in a Methanol Vehicle." SAE paper 951956. 1995. 1995
1 J. Fulton, F. Lynch, B. Willson, "Development and Testing of a Hydrogen Cold-Starting System for Neat Methanol Vehicles," National Renewal Energy Laboratory report NREL/TP-425-7529, February 1995. 1995

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