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Books and Book Chapters

  1. Milora, S.L. and J.W. Tester, Geothermal Energy as a Source of Electric Power: Thermodynamic and Economic Design Criteria, MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, 186 pages (1976).
  2. Tester, J.W. and C.O. Grigsby, "Geothermal Energy," chapter in the Encyclopedia of Chemical Technology, John Wiley and Sons, Inc., New York, Vol. II, 3rd ed., pp. 746-790 (1980).
  3. Tester, J.W., "Energy Conversion and Economic Issues for Geothermal Energy," chapter in the Handbook of Geothermal Energy, Gulf Publishing Co., Houston, Texas, pp. 471-586 (1982).
  4. Hong, G.T., M. Modell and J.W. Tester, "Binary Phase Diagrams from a Cubic Equation of State," Chapter 13 in Chemical Engineering at Supercritical Fluid Conditions, Ann Arbor Science, Ann Arbor, Michigan (1983).
  5. Tester, J.W., "Development of Hot Dry Rock Geothermal Resources: Technical and Economic Issues," Chapter 9 in Energy: For Ourselves and Our Posterity, Prentice Hall, New York, pp. 209-228 (1985).
  6. Armstead, H.C.H. and J.W. Tester, Heat Mining, E. & F.N. Spon Ltd., London and New York, 478 pages (1987).
  7. Tester, J.W., D.O. Wood and N.A. Ferrari, (eds.), Energy and the Environment in the 21st Century, MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, 1006 pages (1991).
  8. Tester, J. W. and M. Modell, Thermodynamics and Its Applications, 3rd ed., Prentice Hall, Upper Saddle River, NJ, 960 pages (1997).
  9. Tester, J.W., E.M. Drake, M.W. Golay, M.J. Driscoll, and W.A. Peters, Sustainable Energy - Choosing Among Options, MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, 850 pages (2005).
  10. Marks, D.H, Tester, J.W., and Hill, T., "Pathways to a sustainable energy future", Chapter 7.2 of Part 7 in Encyclopaedia of Hydrocarbons, Istituto della Encycloedia Italiana fondata da Giovanni Treccani, Rome, Italy, (2006).

Recent Journal and Conference Articles

  1. Frey, K., M. Modell, and J.W. Tester, "Density-and-temperature-dependent volume translation for the SRK EOS: 2. Mixtures," Fluid Phase Equilibria, 343, 13-23, April 2013.
  2. Carr, A.G., and J.W. Tester, "Prediction of the solubility of quartz in salt solutions from 25 degrees C to 900 degrees C using the 3-parameter Non-Random Two-Liquid (NRTL) model," Fluid Phase Equilibria 337, 288-297, Jan. 2013.
  3. Johnson, M.C., and J.W. Tester, "Lipid transformation in hydrothermal processing of whole algal cells," Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, 52, 32, 10988-10995, Aug 2013.
  4. Patwardhan, P.R., M.T. Timko, C.A. Class, R.E. Bonomi, Y. Kida, H.H. Hernandez, J.W. Tester, and W.H. Green, "Supercritical water desulfurization of organic sulfides is consistent with free-radical kinetics," Energy Fuels 27, 6108-6117, 2013.
  5. Fox, D.B., D. Sutter, K.F. Beckers, M.Z. Lukawski, D.L. Koch, B.J. Anderson, and J.W. Tester, "Sustainable heat farming: Modeling extraction and recovery in discretely fractured geothermal reservoirs," Geothermics 46, 42-54 (2013).
  6. Sills, D.L., V. Paramita, M.J. Franke, M.C. Johnson, T.M. Akabas, C.H. Greene, and J.W. Tester, "Quantitative uncertainty analysis of life cycle assessment for algal biofuel production," Env. Sci. Technol. 47 (2), 687-694 (2013).
  7. Luterbacher, J.S., Q. Chew, Y. Li, J.W. Tester, and L.P. Walker, "Producing concentrated solutions of monosaccharides using biphasic CO2-H2O mixtures," Energy Environ. Sci., 5, 6990-7000 (2012).
  8. Luterbacher, J.S., J.W. Tester, and L.P. Walker, "Two-temperature stage biphasic CO2-H2O pretreatment of lignocellulosic biomass at high solid loadings," Biotechnology and Bioengineering 109 (6), 1499-1507, June 2012
  9. Tester, J.W., "Lessons learned from energy use in the US," Energy Environ. Sci. 4 (10) 3729-3730 (2011).
  10. Fox, D.B., D. Sutter, and J.W. Tester, "The thermal spectrum of low-temperature energy use in the United States," Energy Environ. Sci. 4 (10), 3731-3740 (2011).