Publications and Presentations

Recent Presentations and Posters:

  1. Yenkie, K.M.; Burnham, S.;  Zia, R.; Cabezas, H.; Friedler, F. Generation of Wastewater Treatment Networks: Process efficiency, economics and sustainability. 19th European Roundtable for Sustainable Consumption and Production (ERSCP), 2019, UPC, Barcelona, Spain.
  2. Chea, J. D.; Slater, C. S.; Savelski, M. J.; Yenkie, K. M. Roadmap for Solvent Recovery, Reuse, and Recycling in Industries. 19th European Roundtable for Sustainable Consumption and Production (ERSCP), 2019, UPC, Barcelona, Spain.
  3. Yenkie, K. M., Chea, J. D.; Slater, C. S.; Savelski, M. J. Framework for Solvent Recovery, Recycling and Reuse in Industries. ACS Green Chemistry and Engineering Conference, 2019, Reston, Virginia.
  4. Pierce, V.; Christon, A.; Russ, M.; Stengel, J.; Chea, J. D.; Slater, C. S.; Savelski, M. J.; Yenkie, K. M. Solvent Recovery Roadmap for Industries. AIChE’s Mid-Atlantic Student Regional Conference, 2019, Penn State University, PA.
  5. D’Aloia, A.; Purcell, E.; Razze, M.; Yenkie, K.M. Optimal Chemotherapy Dosing Regimens: Balancing Tumor Degradation and Toxicity Effects. AIChE’s Mid-Atlantic Student Regional Conference, 2019, Penn State University, PA.
  6. Burnham, S.; Zia, R.; Yenkie, K.M. Design and Optimization of Efficient Wastewater Treatment Networks. AIChE’s Mid-Atlantic Student Regional Conference, 2019, Penn State University, PA.
  7. Pace, A.; Work, H.; Yenkie, K.M. Optimizing the diagnostics and treatment for irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). AIChE’s Mid-Atlantic Student Regional Conference, 2019, Penn State University, PA.
  8. Russ, M.; Stengel, J.; Pierce, V.; Christon, A.; Slater, C. S.; Savelski, M. J.; Yenkie, K. M. A case study for DME (Dimethoxy ethane) recovery. AIChE’s Mid-Atlantic Student Regional Conference, 2019, Penn State University, PA.
  9. McCahill, A.; Moskalow, G.; Zia, R.; Burnham, S.; Lubelski, Z, Yenkie, K.M. Effective Design of Wastewater Treatment Systems Under Regional Limitations and Influences. Sustainable Packaging Symposium, 2018, Rutgers University, NJ.
  10. Christon, A.; Reilly, J.; Pierce, V.; Russ, M.; Slater, C. S.; Savelski, M. J.; Yenkie, K. M. Framework for Solvent Recovery, Reuse, and Recycling in Industries. Sustainable Packaging Symposium, 2018, Rutgers University, NJ
  11. Burnham, S.; Yenkie, K.M., Cabezas, H.; Friedler, F. Design and Optimization for Generation of Efficient Wastewater Treatment Networks. Sustainable Packaging Symposium, 2018, Rutgers University, NJ
  12. McCahill, A.; Moskalow, G.; Zia, R.; Burnham, S.; Lubelski, Z, Yenkie, K.M. Effective Design of Wastewater Treatment Systems Under Regional Limitations and Influences. Poster Presentation at the Sustainable Packaging Symposium, 2018, Rutgers University, NJ
  13. Dunn, I. C.; Yenkie, K.M. Prediction of Optimal Chemotherapy Dosing Regimens: Balancing Tumor Degradation and Toxicity Effects. AIChE Annual Meeting, 2018, 97a, Pittsburgh, PA.
  14. Burnham, S.; Dailey, J. M.; Yenkie, K.M. Design and Optimization for Generation of Efficient Wastewater Treatment Networks. AIChE Annual Student Conference 2018, Pittsburgh, PA.
  15. Dunn, I. C.; Yenkie, K. M. Prediction of Optimal Chemotherapy Dosing Regimens: Balancing Tumor Degradation and Toxicity Effects (Paper MoAPo1.13). IFAC’s Nonlinear Model Predictive Control (NMPC) Conference, Madison, WI, 19th – 22nd August, 2018.
  16. Yenkie, K. M.; Dailey, J. M.; Burnham, S. Generating Wastewater Treatment Networks: An integrated approach comprising of contaminant properties, technology suitability, plant design and process optimization. ICOSSE (International Congress on Sustainability Science and Engineering) Meeting, 2018, Cincinnati, OH.
  17. Dunn, I. C.; Yenkie, K.M. Optimization in Cancer Chemotherapy Regimens. AIChE’s Mid-Atlantic Student Regional Conference, 2018, Princeton University, NJ. (awarded first prize in paper presentation competition)
  18. Dailey, J. M.; Burnham, S.; Yenkie, K.M. Design of Efficient Wastewater Treatment Networks for Municipal Wastewater Treatment. AIChE’s Mid-Atlantic Student Regional Conference, 2018, Princeton University, NJ.
  19. Burnham, S.; Dailey, J. M.; Yenkie, K.M. Design of Efficient Wastewater Treatment Networks in the Pharmaceutical Industry. ISPE New Jersey Chapter’s Student Poster Competition, 2018, Bristol-Myers Squibb, New Brunswick, NJ.
  20. Dunn, I. C.; Schwenger, M. S.; Vandergrift, S. M.; Yenkie, K.M. Modeling and optimization in Cancer Therapeutics. AIChE Delaware Valley Section’s Student Poster Symposium, 2017, FMC Towers, Philadelphia, PA.
  21. Dailey, J. M.; Giddings, C. S.; Yenkie, K.M. Design and optimization for generation of efficient wastewater treatment networks. AIChE Delaware Valley Section’s Student Poster Symposium, 2017, FMC Towers, Philadelphia, PA.

Peer-reviewed Journal Publications

  1. Yenkie, K.M. 2019. Integrating the three E’s in wastewater treatment: efficient design, economic viability, and environmental sustainability. Current Opinion in Chemical Engineering, 26, pp.131-138
  2. Wu, W.; Yenkie, K. M.*; Maravelias, C. T. 2019. Synthesis and analysis of separation processes for extracellular chemicals generated from microbial conversions. BMC Chemical Engineering, 1(1): 1-14. Equal Contributions, Corresponding author
  3. Yenkie, K. M.; Diwekar, U. M. 2018. The ‘No sampling’ parameter estimation algorithm for stochastic differential equations. Chemical Engineering Research & Design, 129: 376-383.
  4. Yenkie, K. M.; Wu, W.; Maravelias, C. T. 2017. Synthesis and analysis of separation networks for the recovery of intracellular chemicals generated from microbial-based conversions. Biotechnology for Biofuels, 10:119.
  5. Wu, W.; Yenkie, K. M.; Maravelias, C. T. 2016. A superstructure based framework for bio-separation network synthesis. Computers and Chemical Engineering, 96: 1-17.
  6. Yenkie, K. M.; Wu, W.; Clark, R. L.; Pfleger, B. F.; Root, T. W.; Maravelias, C. T. 2016. Roadmap for selection of separation technologies in the recovery of bio-based chemicals: matching biological and process feasibility. Biotechnology Advances, 34(8): 1362-1383.
  7. Yenkie, K. M.; Diwekar, U.; Linninger, A. A. 2016. Simulation-free estimation of reaction propensities in cellular reactions and gene signaling networks. Computers and Chemical Engineering, 87: 154-163.
  8. Doshi, R.; Diwekar, U.; Benavides, P.; Yenkie, K. M.; Cabezas, H. 2014. Maximizing sustainability of ecosystem model through socio-economic policies derived from multivariable optimal control theory. Clean Technologies and Environmental Policy, 1-11.
  9. Yenkie, K. M.; Diwekar, U. 2014. Uncertainty in clinical data and stochastic model for in-vitro fertilization. Journal of Theoretical Biology, 367: 76-85.
  10. Yenkie, K. M.; Diwekar, U. 2014. Comparison of optimal control methods for customized drug dosage prediction in superovulation stage of in-vitro fertilization. Computers and Chemical Engineering, 71: 708-714.
  11. Yenkie, K. M.; Diwekar, U.; Bhalerao, V. 2014. Modeling and prediction of outcome for the superovulation stage in in-vitro fertilization. JFIV Reprod.Med.Genet. 2(2):1000122(1-8).
  12. Yenkie, K. M.; Diwekar, U. 2014. Optimal control for predicting customized drug dosage for superovulation stage of in-vitro fertilization. Journal of Theoretical Biology, 355: 219-228.
  13. Yenkie, K. M.; Diwekar, U.; Bhalerao, V. 2013. Modeling the superovulation stage in in-vitro fertilization. IEEE Trans. Biomed. Eng., 60(11): 3003-3008.
  14. Yenkie, K. M.; Diwekar, U. 2013. Stochastic optimal control of seeded batch crystallizer applying Ito process. Eng. Chem. Res., 52:108-122.

Peer-reviewed Conference Publications:

  1. Schmidt, K.; Kodate, P. M.; Yenkie, K. M.* 2019. Improved biomarker-based diagnostics of leukemia subtypes using machine learning methods. Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Foundations of Process Analytics and Machine Learning (FOPAM), The StateView Hotel – Marriot Autograph Collection, Raleigh, North Carolina, 6th -9th August, 2019.
  2. Chea, J. D.; Christon, A.; Reilly, J.; Pierce, V.; Russ, M.; Slater, C. S.,; Savelski, M. J.; Yenkie, K. M.* 2019. Framework for Solvent Recovery, Reuse, and Recycling in Industries. Proceedings of 9th International Conference on Foundations of Computer-Aided Process Design (FOCAPD), Copper Mountain, Colorado, 14th – 18th July, 2019 (accepted).
  3. Yenkie, K. M.*; Burnham, S.; Dailey, J. M.; Cabezas, H.; Friedler, F. 2019. Generating Efficient Wastewater Treatment Networks: an integrated approach comprising of contaminant properties, technology suitability, plant design and process optimization. Proceedings of 29th European Symposium on Computer Aided Process Engineering (ESCAPE), Eindhoven, Netherlands, 16th – 19th June, 2019 (accepted).
  4. Dunn, I. C.; Yenkie, K. M.* Prediction of Optimal Chemotherapy Dosing Regimens: Balancing Tumor Degradation and Toxicity Effects (Paper MoAPo1.13). IFAC’s Nonlinear Model Predictive Control (NMPC) Conference, Madison, WI, 19th – 22nd August, 2018.
  5. Yenkie, K. M.; Diwekar, U. M. 2015. Uncertainty in clinical data and stochastic model for superovulation stage in in-vitro fertilization. Proceedings of 12th International symposium on Process Systems Engineering (PSE) and 25th European Symposium on Computer-Aided Process Engineering (ESCAPE), Copenhagen, Denmark, 31st May – 4th June, 2015.
  6. Yenkie, K. M.; Diwekar, U. M. 2014. Comparison of optimal control methods for customized drug dosage prediction in superovulation stage of in-vitro fertilization. Proceedings of the 8th International conference on Foundations of Computer-Aided Process Design (FOCAPD), 807-812, Cle Elum, Washington, 13th-17th July, 2014.
  7. Yenkie, K. M.; Diwekar, U. M.; Bhalerao, V. 2012. Modeling the superovulation stage in in-vitro fertilization. Proceedings of the 11th International symposium on Process Systems Engineering (PSE), 840-844, Singapore, 15th-19th July, 2012.
  8. Yenkie, K. M.; Singh, K. P.; Jadhav, S.; Wangikar, P. P. Morphological model to correlate morphology and metabolism in Actinomycetes, Chemference 2010, Session 5:Bioprocess Engineering, S-501, Kanpur, UP, India.