• Lin Ao: Carbon Mitigation Cost of WTE and Comparison with Other Waste Management Methods(2017)

  • Vasilis Axiotis:-Greek rendition of WTE Guidebook and two case studies in Greece(2017)

  • Zhuo (Kevin) Cheng: Study of policies and regulations for waste management in China and potential for application in the U.S.(2017)

  • Zucheng Guo: Pre-feasibility study of a waste-to-energy (WTE) plant for Baotou city, China(2017)

  • Ronglong Shen: Marketing Survey of Beneficial Use of Waste-to-Energy Bottom Ash for Civil Engineering Applications (2017)

  • Yi Xu:Life Cycle Analysis of processes for resource recovery from Waste-to-Energy bottom ash (2017)

  • Dianyi Yan:Application of Thermal Spray Techniques for Combatting High Temperature Corrosion of WTE Superheater Tubes(2017)

  • Jingya Wei: UTILIZATION OF EXHAUST STEAM OF WASTE TO ENERGY (WTE) POWER PLANTS FOR WATER DESALINATION(2016)

  • Paulo Ernani Bergamo dos Santos: Legal aspects of introducing waste-to-energy (WTE) technology in Sao Paulo State of Brazil: The case studies of URE Barueri and city of Sao Paulo(2016)

  • José Ignacio Denogean M. : ELECTRONIC WASTE TREATMENT IN MEXICO Viability and Obstacles

  • Tim Sharobem, PhD Thesis: Mitigation of High Temperature Corrosion in Waste-to-Energy Power Plants, EAEE Columbia University (2016)

  • Yuda Sun: Life cycle assessment of a novel building-integrated photovoltaic-thermal (BIPVT) system (2015)

  • John Abrashkin: Volume-based waste fee (VBWF): effect on recycling and applicability to New York City (2015)

  • Sara Barone: Numerical simulation of flow and mixing behavior of solids on a moving grate combustion system (2015)

  • Andres Estrada Wiechers: Pre-feasibility study of using the circulating fliud bed (CFB) waste-to-energy technology in Mexico City (2015)

  • Liubov Melnikova: Landfill gas study performance on a IC Engine with addition of Syngas (2015)

  • Shahnoza Boboeva: Current State of Waste Management in Tajikistan and Potential for a Waste-to-Energy Plant in Khujand City (2015)

  • Olivier Morin: Technical and Environmental Comparison of Circulating Fluidized Bed (CFB) and Moving Grate Reactors (2014)

  • Nour Awad: Using Engineered Fuels as a Substitute for Fossil Fuels in Cement Production (2014)

  • Jay Thrasher: Sources and pathways of dioxins to humans - Diminished contribution of modern WTE facilities (2014)

  • Shumeng Liu: Analysis of electronic waste recycling in the United State and potential application in China (2014)

  • Jiao Zhang: Energy and environmental effects of using alternative fuels in cement production (2014)

  • Dolly Shin: Generation and Disposition of MSW in the United States in 2011 (2014)

  • Lauriane Joannic: Critical review of waste management in France (2013)

  • Yoonjung Seo: Current waste management and status of waste to energy in South Korea (2013)

  • Jennifer Namias: The Future of Electronic Waste Recycling in the United States

  • Demetra Tsiamis: Transforming the Non-Recycled Plastics of New York City to Synthetic Oil

  • Ling Qiu: Part I: Analysis of the Economics of Waste-to-Energy Plants in China; Part II: MSW Sorting Models in China and Potential for Improvement

  • Claudine Ellyin:Small Scale Waste-To-Energy Technologies

  • Chak Cherdsatirkul:Generation and disposition of municipal solid waste (MSW) management in Thailand

  • Timothy T. Sharobem:Tertiary Recycling of Waste Plastics: An Assessment of Pyrolysis by Microwave Radiation

  • Natali Ganfer: Part A: MSW Management in the City of Buenos Aires, Argentina and Potential for a WTE Plant; Part B: Upgrading Low BTU Fuels to Reduce Emissions in Internal Combustion Engines

  • Yani Dong: Development of Waste-to-Energy in China; and Case Study of the Guangzhou Likeng WTE Plant

  • Ranjith Kharvel Annepu : Sustainable solid waste management in India

  • Maria Elena Diaz Barriga Rodriguez : Cost-benefit analysis of a waste to energy plant for montevideo; and waste to energy in small islands

  • Marzia Sesini : A The Garbage patch in the oceans: the problem and possible solutions

  • Jechan Lee: A Study on performance and emissions of a 4-stroke IC engine operating on landfill gas with the addition of H2, CO and syngas

  • María Gaviota Velasco Pérez Alonso: Generation and disposition of MSW in Mexico and potential for improving waste management in Toluca municipality

  • Ljupka Arsova: Anaerobic digestion of food waste: Current status, problems and an alternative product

  • Yohann Benhamou: Comparison of environmental performance of waste-to-energy (WTE) plants in France with Denmark and Germany

  • Jawad Bhatti: Current state and potential for increasing plastics recycling in the U.S.

  • Caroline Ducharme: Technical and economic analysis of Plasma-assisted Waste-to-Energy processes

  • Lital Yinon: Ultrafine particle emissions: Comparison of waste-to-energy with coal- and biomass-fired power plants

  • Garrett C. Fitzgerald: Technical and Economic Analysis of Pre-Shredding Municipal Solid Wastes Prior to Disposal

  • Rob van Haaren: Large scale aerobic composting of source separated organic wastes: A comparative study of environmental impacts, costs, and contextual effects

  • Shang-Hsiu Lee: High-Temperature Corrosion Phenomena in Waste-to-Energy Boilers

  • Masato Nakamura: Mathematical and Physical Modeling of Mixing and Flow Phenomena of Municipal Solid Waste Particles on a Reverse Acting Grate

  • Scott M. Kaufman: A New Screening Metric to Benchmark the Sustainability of Municipal Solid Waste Management Systems

  • Giselle Balaguer Datiz: Life Cycle Assessment and Comparison of the Environmental Impacts of Thermal Treatment and Landfilling in Puerto Rico

  • Priscilla Ulloa: Potential for Combined Heat and Power and District Heating and Cooling from Waste-to-Energy Facilities in the U.S. – Learning from the Danish Experience

  • Noah W. Whitmore: Green House Gas Catalytic Reforming to Syngas

  • Perinaz Bhada: Feasibility Analysis of Waste-To-Energy as a Key Component of Integrated Solid Waste Management in Mumbai, India

  • Adam Penque: Examination of Chlorides in Municipal Solid Waste to Energy Combustion Residue: Origins, Fate and Potential for Treatment

  • Kimberly Llewellyn: Incineration, Waste-to-Energy and Catalytic Gasification: The Past, Present and Future of Medical Waste Management

  • Paula Estevez Weinstein: WTE for Santiago, Chile: A Cost-Benefit Analysis

  • Georgia Columbus: Management of Municipal Solid Wastes in Attica Region of Greece, and Potential for Waste-to-Energy (ΔΙΑΧΕΙΡΙΣΗ ΑΣΤΙΚΩΝ ΑΠΟΡΡΙΜΜΑΤΩΝ ΣΤΗΝ ΠΕΡΙΦΕΡΕΙΑ ΑΤΤΙΚΗΣ ΚΑΙ ΔΥΝΑΤΟΤΗΤΑ ΕΦΑΡΜΟΓΗΣ ΤΗΣ ΜΕΘΟΔΟΥ ΜΕΤΑΤΡΟΠΗΣ ΑΠΟΒΛΗΤΩΝ ΣΕ ΕΝΕΡΓΕΙΑ, Executive Summary)
    NB: The contents of this thesis have been formatted for publication on the web. The abbreviated document includes the Introduction and Chapters 4, 5, and 7 that describe the waste management system in the Region of Attica, a preliminary assessment of the implementation of Waste-to-Energy in this area, and the overall Conclusions of this study. The full thesis is available by e-mail request to Georgia Columbus or WTERT

  • Pearl Moy: A Health Risk Comparison of Landfill Disposal and Waste-to-Energy Treatment of Municipal Solid Wastes in New York City (NYC)

  • Dionel O. Albina: Theory and Experience on Corrosion of Waterwall and Superheater Tubes of Waste-To-Energy Facilities (Addendum Re-Corrosion Kinetics)

  • Alexander P. Whitworth: Part I. Thermal Breakdown Characteristics of Municipal Solid Waste Components in Varying Oxygen Environments and Part II. Municipal Solid Waste Management in China

  • Michael P. Hyland: Evaluation of the Chemical Effects of Waste to Energy (WtE) Ash used for the Remediation of Abandoned Coal Mines and Potential for Removal of Chlorine from WtE Fly Ash

  • Monica M. DeAngelo: Siting of Waste-To-Energy Facilities in New York City Using GIS Technology

  • Panagiotis G. Deriziotis: Substance and Perceptions of Environmental Impacts of Dioxin Emissions

  • Scott M. Kaufman: Analysis of Technology and Infrastructure of the Paper Recycling Industry in New York City

  • Karena Ostrem: Greening Waste: Anaerobic Digestion for Treating the Organic Fraction of Municipal Solid Wastes

  • Brian Weiss: Effect of Mercury Emissions in China on North America

  • Mandi Caudill: The Effects of Arsenic on Thiobacillus ferrooxidans

  • Emily Ayers: Development and implementation of a flexible system for monitoring a created wetland (Great Kills Park, Staten Island, New York)

  • Alexander Klein: Gasification: An Alternative Disposal and Energy Recovery Process for MSW

  • Ko Matsunaga: Comparison of Environmental Impacts and Physical Properties of Refrigerants

  • Claire Todd: Technical and Economical Analysis of the NYC Recycling System

  • Shefali Verma: Anaerobic Digestion of Biodegradable Organics in Municipal Solid Wastes

  • Elisabeth Law-wai: Mobilization and Transport of Arsenic by Landfill Leachates and Contamination of Groundwater at Winthrop, Maine

  • Alexander F. Gregory: Assessment of Mercury Contamination in Surficial Sediments of Newark Bay

  • Joseph Di Dio, III: PART I: Demonstration Site for "Green Building" Technologies
    PART II: Using Geothermal Energy In Place of Fossil Fuels


  • A.J. Dubanowitz: Design of Automated Materials Recovery Facility for Processing the NYC Recyclables

  • M. Sasha Mackler: Estimation of the Total PCB Mass in the Hudson River System

  • Mark H. Brady: Materials and Energy Recovery from the Dry Stream of New York City's Municipal Solid Waste

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