Recent Publications and Presentations:
Biochar Standards and Certification Programs and Their Impact on Biochar Industry Development. Kelpie Wilson. Presented at ASA, CSSA, and SSSA Annual Meeting, Long Beach, CA. Nov 4, 2014
Wilson, Kelpie. How Biochar Works in Soil. (2014) the Biochar Journal, Arbaz, Switzerland. ISSN 2297-1114, http://www.biochar-journal.org/en/ct/32-How-biochar-works-in-soil, Version of 31st October 2014
Scholz, S. B., Sembres, T., Roberts, K., Whitman, T., Wilson, K., & Lehmann, J. (2014). Biochar Systems for Smallholders in Developing Countries: Leveraging Current Knowledge and Exploring Future Potential for Climate-Smart Agriculture. World Bank Publications.
Learning to Burn and Make Biochar, Not Smoke. Kelpie Wilson. Tree Care Industry Magazine. February 2014.
Odor in Commercial Scale Compost: Literature Review and Critical Analysis. Ma, J., Wilson, K., Zhao, Q., Yorgey, G., & Frear, C. Washington State Department of Ecology. November 2013.
2013 US Biochar Symposium, Amherst, MA, Oct. 13-16
Justus von Liebig and the Roots of Modern Biochar. Kelpie Wilson. Ithaka Journal. August 2013.
Biochar: A Rediscovered Forest Product Generates a New Industry. Kelpie Wilson. Western Forester. June/July/August, 2013, v.58, n.3.
Biochar for Arborists. Kelpie Wilson. Tree Care Industry Association. September 2012.
Hands-On Learning with Biochar. Darlyn Wendlandt and Kelpie Wilson. Green Teacher. Fall 2012, n.97.
IBI White Paper - Implications and Risks of Potential Dioxin Presence in Biochar. Kelpie Wilson and Debra Reed. International Biochar Initiative. April 2012.
M. Mitchell, K. Wilson, L. Bauwens, “Comparative Simulation of Stirling and Sibling Cryocoolers With Two Codes,” 24th Intersociety Energy Conversion Engineering Conference, Vol. 5, p. 2205, 1989.
M. Mitchell, K. Wilson, L. Bauwens, “A Simplified Sibling Cycle Machine,” 24th Intersociety Energy Conversion Engineering Conference, Vol. 5, p. 2289, 1989.
K. Wilson, C. Perkins, “Approximating the Ideal Stirling Cycle Through Discontinuous Motion of the Displacer Piston,” Senior Project Report and Second Prize Winner, ASME Power Division, Student Paper Competition, 1987.
K. Wilson, “V160E Stirling Engine Operation and Service Manual,” Stirling Power Systems, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 1986.
L. Grondalski, N. Moore, K. Wilson, “Conceptual Design Study for Advanced Integrated Power and Environmental Control Systems for Mobile Military Applications – Phase Three Technical Report,” Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, California, June, 1986.
A. Fabbro, J. Blyman, L. Grondalski, N. Moore, K. Wilson, Y. Wu, “Conceptual Design Study for Advanced Integrated Power and Environmental Control Systems for Mobile Military Applications – Phase Two Technical Report,” Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, California, June, 1986.