Mahmoud Sharara

https://orcid.org/0000-0003-4519-8156

Waste management; value-added products; LCA; techno-economic assessment

Works (38)

2020 journal article

Planning methodology for anaerobic digestion systems on animal production facilities under uncertainty

WASTE MANAGEMENT, 104, 262–269.

By: M. Sharara, M. Owusu-Twum, T. Runge & R. Larson

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: March 10, 2020

2020 review

Sludge management in anaerobic swine lagoons: A review

[Review of ]. JOURNAL OF ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT, 271.

By: M. Owusu-Twum & M. Sharara

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: September 7, 2020

2020 journal article

Sustainable feedstock for bioethanol production: Impact of spatial resolution on the design of a sustainable biomass supply-chain

BIORESOURCE TECHNOLOGY, 302.

By: M. Sharara, K. Sahoo, A. Reddy, S. Kim, X. Zhang, B. Dale, C. Jones, R. Izaurralde, T. Runge

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: March 10, 2020

2019 journal article

Anaerobic digestion, solid-liquid separation, and drying of dairy manure: Measuring constituents and modeling emission

SCIENCE OF THE TOTAL ENVIRONMENT, 696, 134059.

By: H. Aguirre-Villegas, R. Larson & M. Sharara

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: December 16, 2019

2019 journal article

Consequential Life Cycle Assessment of Swine Manure Management within a Thermal Gasification Scenario

ENERGIES, 12(21), 4081.

By: M. Sharara, D. Kim, S. Sadaka & G. Thoma

Sources: ORCID, Web Of Science
Added: December 19, 2019

2019 journal article

Coordinated management of organic waste and derived products

COMPUTERS & CHEMICAL ENGINEERING, 128, 352–363.

By: A. Sampat, Y. Hu, M. Sharara, H. Aguirre-Villegas, G. Ruiz-Mercado, R. Larson, V. Zavala

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: August 5, 2019

2019 journal article

Integration in a depot-based decentralized biorefinery system: Corn stover-based cellulosic biofuel

GCB Bioenergy.

By: S. Kim, B. Dale, M. Jin, K. Thelen, X. Zhang, P. Meier, A. Reddy, C. Jones, R. Cesar Izaurralde, V. Balan

Source: ORCID
Added: December 19, 2019

2018 journal article

A Coordinated Multi-Product Market for Organic Waste Management

By: A. Sampat, Y. Hu, M. Sharara & V. Zavala

Source: ORCID
Added: December 19, 2019

2018 conference paper

Comparison of Dairy Manure Pelletization to Granulation for Facilitating Farm Nutrient Export

2018 ASABE Annual International Meeting, 1.

By: T. Runge, M. Sharara & J. Primm

Event: American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers

Source: ORCID
Added: December 19, 2019

2018 journal article

Coordinated markets for scalable management of organic waste and derived products

Under Review.

By: A. Sampat, Y. Hu, M. Sharara, H. Aguirre-Villegas, G. Ruiz-Mercado, R. Larson, V. Zavala

Source: ORCID
Added: December 19, 2019

2018 journal article

Corn stover cannot simultaneously meet both the volume and GHG reduction requirements of the renewable fuel standard

Biofuels, Bioproducts and Biorefining, 12(2), 203–212.

By: S. Kim, X. Zhang, B. Dale, A. Reddy, C. Jones, K. Cronin, R. Izaurralde, T. Runge, M. Sharara

Source: ORCID
Added: December 19, 2019

2018 journal article

Nutrient Variability Following Dairy Manure Storage Agitation

By: H. Aguirre-Villegas, M. Sharara & R. Larson

Source: ORCID
Added: December 19, 2019

2018 journal article

Opportunities and Barriers to Bioenergy Conversion Techniques and Their Potential Implementation on Swine Manure

Energies, 11(4), 957.

By: M. Sharara & S. Sadaka

Source: ORCID
Added: December 19, 2019

2018 journal article

Techno-economic optimization of community-based manure processing

Agricultural Systems, 161, 117–123.

By: M. Sharara, T. Runge, R. Larson & J. Primm

Source: ORCID
Added: December 19, 2019

2017 journal article

A Mixed-Integer Framework for Operational Decision-Making in Sustainable Nutrient Management

Available at SSRN 2417062.

By: A. Christensen, H. Dong, J. Ramakrishnan, M. Sharara & M. Ferris

Source: ORCID
Added: December 19, 2019

2017 journal article

Life cycle comparison of petroleum-and bio-based paper binder from distillers grains (DG)

Industrial Crops and Products, 96, 1–7.

By: R. Anthony, M. Sharara, T. Runge & R. Anex

Source: ORCID
Added: December 19, 2019

2017 journal article

Spatially explicit methodology for coordinated manure management in shared watersheds

Journal of Environmental Management, 192, 48–56.

By: M. Sharara, A. Sampat, L. Good, A. Smith, P. Porter, V. Zavala, R. Larson, T. Runge

Source: ORCID
Added: December 19, 2019

2016 journal article

Carbon Footprint - Tips for Arkansas Producers

By: S. Sadaka & M. Sharara

Source: ORCID
Added: December 19, 2019

2016 journal article

Combustion kinetics of swine manure and algal solids

Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry, 123(1), 687–696.

By: M. Sharara, S. Sadaka, T. Costello, K. VanDevender, J. Carrier, M. Popp, G. Thoma, A. Djioleu

Source: ORCID
Added: December 19, 2019

2016 journal article

Effects of large-scale manure treatment processes on pathogen reduction, protein distributions, and nutrient concentrations

Transactions of the ASABE, 59(2), 695–702.

By: Z. Liu, M. Sharara, S. Gunasekaran & T. Runge

Source: ORCID
Added: December 19, 2019

2016 conference paper

Spatially-explicit methodology for manure management at the watershed level

2016 ASABE Annual International Meeting, 1.

By: M. Sharara, R. Larson & T. Runge

Event: American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers

Source: ORCID
Added: December 19, 2019

2016 conference paper

Techno-economic assessment of dairy manure granulation

2016 ASABE Annual International Meeting, 1.

By: M. Sharara, Q. Yang, T. Cox & T. Runge

Event: American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers

Source: ORCID
Added: December 19, 2019

2015 journal article

Gasification of phycoremediation algal biomass

BioResources, 10(2), 2609–2625.

By: M. Sharara & S. Sadaka

Source: ORCID
Added: December 19, 2019

2015 journal article

Transformation of Swine Manure and Algal Consortia to Value-added Products

By: M. Sharara

Source: ORCID
Added: December 19, 2019

2014 journal article

Characterization of biochar from switchgrass carbonization

Energies, 7(2), 548–567.

By: S. Sadaka, M. Sharara, A. Ashworth, P. Keyser, F. Allen & A. Wright

Source: ORCID
Added: December 19, 2019

2014 journal article

Influence of pyrolysis temperature and production conditions on switchgrass biochar for use as a soil amendment

BioResources, 9(4), 7622–7635.

By: A. Ashworth, S. Sadaka, F. Allen, M. Sharara & P. Keyser

Source: ORCID
Added: December 19, 2019

2014 journal article

Performance assessment of an allothermal auger gasification system for on-farm grain drying

Journal of Sustainable Bioenergy Systems, 4(1), 19.

By: S. Sadaka, M. Sharara & G. Ubhi

Source: ORCID
Added: December 19, 2019

2014 journal article

Pyrolysis kinetics of algal consortia grown using swine manure wastewater

Bioresource Technology, 169, 658–666.

By: M. Sharara, N. Holeman, S. Sadaka & T. Costello

Source: ORCID
Added: December 19, 2019

2014 journal article

Thermogravimetric analysis of swine manure solids obtained from farrowing, and growing-finishing farms

Journal of Sustainable Bioenergy Systems, 4(1), 75.

By: M. Sharara & S. Sadaka

Source: ORCID
Added: December 19, 2019

2012 chapter

An overview of biorefinery technology

In Biorefinery Co-Products: Phytochemicals. Primary Metabolites and Value-Added Biomass Processing (pp. 1–18). Wiley.

By: M. Sharara, E. Clausen & D. Carrier

Source: ORCID
Added: December 19, 2019

2012 conference paper

Auger reactor gasification of algal blooms produced in a waste water treatment facility

2012 Dallas, Texas, July 29-August 1, 2012, 1.

By: M. Sharara & S. Sadaka

Event: American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers

Source: ORCID
Added: December 19, 2019

2012 journal article

Influence of aeration rate on the physio-chemical characteristics of biodried dairy manure-wheat straw mixture

Applied Engineering in Agriculture, 28(3), 407–415.

By: M. Sharara, S. Sadaka, T. Costello & K. VanDevender

Source: ORCID
Added: December 19, 2019

2011 journal article

Composting for biodrying organic materials

By: S. Sadaka, K. VanDevender, T. Costello & M. Sharara

Source: ORCID
Added: December 19, 2019

2010 thesis

Biodrying-gasification of dairy manure-wheat straw mixture

University of Arkansas.

By: M. Sharara

Source: ORCID
Added: December 19, 2019

2010 journal article

Partial Composting for Biodrying Organic Materials

By: S. Sadaka, K. VanDevender, T. Costello & M. Sharara

Source: ORCID
Added: December 19, 2019

2000 journal article

SOIL & WATER-Economic-Environmental Approach for Optimum Wastewater Utilization in Irrigation: A Case Study in Lebanon (Errata)

SOIL & WATER-Economic-Environmental Approach for Optimum Wastewater Utilization in Irrigation: A Case Study in Lebanon (Errata). Applied Engineering in Agriculture, 16(1), 57–60.

By: M. Darwish, F. El-Awar, M. Sharara & B. Hamdar

Source: ORCID
Added: December 19, 2019

journal article

Conversion System and Heating Value Influence on Switchgrass Biochars for use as a Soil Amendment

Ashworth, A. J., Allen, F. L., Sadaka, S. S., Sharara, M. A., & Keyser, P. D.

By: A. Ashworth, F. Allen, S. Sadaka, M. Sharara & P. Keyser

Source: ORCID
Added: December 19, 2019

journal article

Coordinated Markets for Scalable Management

Sampat, A. M., Hu, Y., Sharara, M., Aguirre-Villegas, H., Ruiz-Mercado, G., Larson, R. A., & Zavala, V. M.

By: A. Sampat, Y. Hu, M. Sharara, H. Aguirre-Villegas, G. Ruiz-Mercado, R. Larson, V. Zavala

Source: ORCID
Added: December 19, 2019

Employment

2019 - present

North Carolina State University Raleigh, North Carolina, US
Assistant Professor - Extension Specialist Biological and Agricultural Engineering

2017 - 2019

University of Wisconsin-Madison Madison, Wisconsin, US
Assistant Scientist Biological Systems Engineering

2015 - 2017

University of Wisconsin-Madison Madison, Wisconsin, US
Postdoctoral Reseracher Biological Systems Engineering

Education

2010 - 2015

University of Arkansas Fayetteville, Arkansas, US
Doctorate of Philosophy Biological and Agricultural Engineering