Publications and Presentations

Peer-reviewed Journal PAPERS

  1. Yenkie, K. M. 2020. Enhanced undergraduate learning through integration of theory and computational tools. Chemical Engineering Education,54(3): 129-136. https://journals.flvc.org/cee/article/view/117481
  2. Jerpoth, S.S.; Iannello, J.; Aboagye, E. A.; Yenkie, K. M. 2020. Computer‑aided synthesis of cost‑effective perovskite crystals: an emerging alternative to silicon solar cells. Clean Technologies and Environmental Policy. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10098-020-01861-8
  3. Chea, J.D.; Lehr, A.; Stengel, J.; Savelski, M.J.; Slater, C.S.; Yenkie, K.M. 2020. Evaluation of Solvent Recovery Options for Economic Feasibility through a Superstructure-Based Optimization Framework. Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research. 59(13): 5931-5944. https://doi.org/10.1021/acs.iecr.9b06725
  4. Diwekar, U. M.; Nisal, A.; Yenkie, K. M.; Bhalerao, V. 2020. Customized Modeling and Optimal Control of Superovulation stage in in-vitro fertilization (IVF) treatment. Control Applications for Biomedical Engineering Systems. Elsevier. Book Chapter -13, pg. 383-403. https://doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-12-817461-6.00013-5
  5. 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.  https://doi.org/10.1016/j.coche.2019.09.002
  6. 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. https://doi.org/10.1186/s42480-019-0022-8
  7. Yenkie, K. M.; Diwekar, U. M. 2018. The ‘No sampling’ parameter estimation algorithm for stochastic differential equations. Chemical Engineering Research & Design, 129: 376-383.
  8. 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.
  9. 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.
  10. 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.
  11. 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.
  12. 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.
  13. Yenkie, K. M.; Diwekar, U. 2014. Uncertainty in clinical data and stochastic model for in-vitro fertilization. Journal of Theoretical Biology, 367: 76-85.
  14. 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.
  15. 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).
  16. 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.
  17. Yenkie, K. M.; Diwekar, U.; Bhalerao, V. 2013. Modeling the superovulation stage in in-vitro fertilization. IEEE Trans. Biomed. Eng., 60(11): 3003-3008.
  18. 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. Aboagye, E. A., Yenkie, K. M.*, Cabezas, H.; Friedler, F. 2020. The P-Graph Approach to Systematic Synthesis of Wastewater Treatment Networks. Proceeding of the International Conference on Advances in Systems, Control and Computing (AISCC-2020), Malaviya National Institute of Technology (MNIT), Jaipur, India, 27th -28th, February, 2020.
  2. 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.
  3. 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.
  4. 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.
  5. 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.
  6. 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.
  7. 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.
  8. 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.
  9. 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.

RECENT PRESENTATIONS & POSTERS:

  1. Schmidt, K.; D’Aloia, A.; Kodate, P. M.; Yenkie, K. M. Data Analytics and Optimization for Minimization of Chemotherapeutic Toxicity. AIChE Annual Meeting, 2019, 510g, Orlando, FL.
  2. Yenkie, K.M.; Burnham, S.;  Zia, R.; Cabezas, H. Generation of Wastewater Treatment Networks: Integrating Process efficiency, economics and sustainability. AIChE Annual Meeting, 2019, 670g, Orlando, FL.
  3. Yenkie, K. M. Enhancement of Chemical Engineering Education through Design Thinking: Integration of Theory and Cyber-Assisted Methods. AIChE Annual Meeting, 2019, 273f, Orlando, FL.
  4. 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.
  5. 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.
  6. 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.
  7. 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.
  8. 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.
  9. 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.
  10. 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.
  11. 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.
  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. Sustainable Packaging Symposium, 2018, Rutgers University, NJ.
  13. 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
  14. 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
  15. 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
  16. 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.
  17. 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.
  18. 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.
  19. 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.
  20. 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)
  21. 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.
  22. 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.
  23. 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.
  24. 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.