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Published/accepted papers

  1. Luo, H., Zhao, F., Chen, W., Cai, H., (2020) “Optimizing bike sharing systems from the life cycle greenhouse gas emissions perspective”, Transportation Research Part C: Emerging Technologies, 117: 102705
  2. Wang, J., Li, L., Guo, S., Cai, H., Zhang, J., Ni, Y., “Can China's BEV market sustain without government subsidies?: an explanation using cues utilization theory”, Journal of Cleaner Production, 272(1): 122589
  3. Xiao, D., An, S., Cai, H., Wang, J., Cui, J. (2020) “An optimization model for electric vehicle charging infrastructure planning considering queuing behavior with finite queue length”, Journal of Energy Storage, 29:101317
  4. Lokhandwala, M., Cai, H., (2020) “Siting Charging Stations Considering Increasing Adoption of Electric Vehicles, Ride Sharing and Autonomous Driving using Simulation Optimization”, Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment, 80:102231
  5. Zhou, Y., Wen, R., Wang, H., Cai, H. (2020) “Optimal Battery Electric Vehicles Range: A Model Considering Heterogeneous Travel Patterns, Charging Behaviors, and Access to Charging Infrastructure”, Energy, 116945
  6. Pang, Y., He, Y., Jiao, J., Cai, H., (2020) “Power load demand response potential of secondary sectors in China: the case of western Inner Mongolia”, Energy, 192:116669
  7. Kou, Z., Wang, X., Chiu, A., Cai, H. (2020) “Quantifying the Environmental Benefits of Bike Share Systems”, Resources, Conservation & Recycling, 153:1045347
  8. Zhang, B.Y., Tong, Y., Singh, S., Cai, H., Huang, J.-Y., (2019) “Assessment of life cycle environmental impacts of nano-packaging considering food waste reduction”, Resources, Conservation & Recycling, 149:322-331
  9. Salazar, M. B., Cai, H., Bailey, R., Huang, J.-Y., (2019) “Defining nutritionally and environmentally healthy dietary choices of omega-3 fatty acids”, Journal of Cleaner Production, 228(10):1025-1033
  10. Pang, Y., He, Y., Cai, H., (2019) “Business model of distributed photovoltaic energy integrating investment and consulting services in China”, Journal of Cleaner Production, 218:943-965
  11. Li, L., Wang, J., Zhang, J., Gallachoir, B.O., Cai, H., (2019) “Energy-intensive industries in China: Policy priorities for achieving climate mitigation and energy conservation targets”, Climate Policy, 19(5):598-610
  12. Luo, H., Kou, Z., Zhao, F., Cai, H. (2019) “Comparative Life Cycle Assessment of Station-based and Dock-less Bike Sharing Systems”, Resources, Conservation & Recycling, 146:180-189
  13. Cai, H., Wang, X., Adrianes, P., Xu, M. (2019) “Environmental implications of ride sharing”, Energy, 174:503-508
  14. Song, L., Lim, Y., Chang, P., Guo, Y., Zhang, M., Wang, X., Yu, X., Lehto, M., Cai, H. (2019) “Ecolabel’s Role in Informing Sustainable Consumption: A Naturalistic Decision Making Study”, Journal of Cleaner Production, 218:685-695
  15. Chapa, J., Salazar, M. B., Kipp, S., Cai, H., Huang, J.-Y., (2019) “A Comparative Life Cycle Assessment of Fresh Imported and Frozen Domestic Organic Blueberries Consumed in Indiana”, Journal of Cleaner Production, 217:716-723
  16. Shi, X., Pan, J., Wang, H., Cai, H. (2019) “Battery Electric Vehicles: What are the Minimum Ranges Required?”, Energy, 166:352-358
  17. Kamyabniyaa, A., Lotfia, M. M.,*, Cai, H., Hosseininasab, H., Yaghoubib, S., Yih, Y. (2019) “A two-phase coordinated platelets logistics planning for humanitarian relief operations”, IISE Transactions 51(1):1-21
  18. Kou, Z., Cai, H. (2019) “Understanding Bike Sharing Travel Patterns: An Analysis of Trip Data from Eight Cities”, Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications, 515:785-797
  19.  Sun, W., Cai, H., Wang, Y. (2018), “Refined Laspeyres Decomposition Based Analysis of Relationship between Economy and Electric Carbon Productivity from the Provincial Perspective”, Energies,  11(12), 3426
  20. Liu, J., Xu, F., Lin, S., Cai, H., Yan, S. (2018) “A multi-agent based optimization model for microgrid operation using dynamic guiding chaotic search particle swarm optimization”, Energies, 11(12), 3286
  21. Lokhandwala, M., Cai, H., (2018) “Dynamic Ride Sharing using Traditional Taxis and Shared Autonomous Taxis: A Case Study of NYC”, Transportation Research Part C: Emerging Technologies, 97:45-60
  22. Li, L., Gu, Y., Ge, X., Yang, Y., Cai, H., Hang, J., Zhang, J. (2018) “Exploring the residents' intention to separate MSW in Beijing and understanding the reasons: An explanation by extended VBN theory”, Sustainable Cities and Society, 37:637-648.
  23. Sun, J.-Q., Xu, L., Liu, X.-Y., Zhao, G.-F., Cai, H., Nie, Y., Wu, X.-L., (2018) "Functional genetic diversity and culturability of petroleum-degrading bacteria isolated from oil-contaminated soils", Frontiers in Microbiology, section Microbiotechnology, Ecotoxicology and Bioremediation, 9(1332)
  24. Rao, R., Cai, H., Xu, M. (2018) “Modeling charging behavior for electric vehicles”, International Journal of Sustainable Transportation, 0(0):1-9.
  25. Wang, X., Cai, H., H. Keith Florig (2016) “Energy-Saving Implications from Supply Chain Improvement: An Exploratory Study on China's Consumer Goods Retail System”, Energy Policy, 95: 411–420.
  26. Cai, H.*, Zhan, X., Zhu, J., Chiu, A., Jia, X., Xu, M. (2016) “Understanding taxi travel patterns”, Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications, 457:590-597.
  27. Shahraki, N., Cai, H.*, Turkay, M., Xu, M. (2015) “Optimization of Public Charging Station Locations based on Big-Data Informed Travel Patterns”, Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment, 41:165-176
  28. Xu, M., Cai, H., Liang, S. (2015) “Big Data and Industrial Ecology”, Journal of Industrial Ecology, 19(2): 205-210.
  29. Pontaua, P., Hou, Y., Cai, H., Zhen, Y., Jia, X., Chiu, A., Xu, M. (2015)  “Assessing Land Use Impacts by Clean Vehicle Systems”, Resources, Conservation & Recycling, 95:112–119.
  30. Cai, H., Jia, X., Chiu, A., Hu, X., Xu, M. (2014) “Siting Public Electric Vehicle Charging Stations using Big-Data Informed Travel Patterns”, Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment, 33:39-46.
  31. Pan, X.C., Geng, S., Mei, R., Wang, Y.N., Cai, H, Liu, X.Y., Tang, Y.Q., Nie, Y., Ye, S.Y., Wu, X.L. (2014) “Nitratireductor shengliensis sp. nov., isolated from an oil-polluted saline soil”, Current Microbiology, 69(4):561-566.
  32. Choudhary, S., Liang, S., Cai, H., Keoleian, G.A., Miller, S.A., Kelly, J., Xu, M. (2014) "Reference and functional unit can change bioenergy pathway choices", The International Journal of Life Cycle Assessment, 19:796-805.
  33. Wang, Y., Wang, W., Mao, G., Cai, H., Zuo, J., Wang, L., Zhao, P. (2013) “Industrial CO2 Emissions in China Based on the Hypothetical Extraction Method: Linkage Analysis”.  Energy Policy, 62:1238–1244.
  34. Cai, H, Xu, M. (2013) “Greenhouse Gas Implications of Fleet Electrification based on Big Data-Informed Individual Travel Patterns”. Environmental Science and Technology, 47(16): 9035-9043.
  35. Cai, H., Hu, X., Xu, M. (2013) “Impact of Emerging Clean Vehicle System on Water Stress”. Applied Energy, 111: 644–651.
  36. Cai, M., Wang, L., Cai, H., Li, Y., Tang, Y.Q., Wu, X.L. (2011) " Rubrimonas shengliensis sp. nov. and Polymorphum gilvum gen. nov., sp. nov., novel members of Alphaproteobacteria from crude oil contaminated saline soil." Systematic and Applied Microbiology, 34(5):321-7. 
  37. Cai, M., Wang, L., Cai, H., Li, Y., Wang, Y.N., Tang, Y.Q., Wu, X.L. (2011) " Salinarimonas ramus sp. nov. and Tessaracoccus oleiagri sp. nov., isolated from a crude oil contaminated saline soil." International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology. 61(8):1767-75.
  38. Cai, H., Eramo, A.G., Evans, P.J., Fricke, R., Brennan, R.A. (2010) "In situ bioremediation of perchlorate in vadose zone soil using gaseous electron donors: microcosm treatability study." Water Environment Research, 82 (5): 409 - 417.
  39.  Wang, Y.-N., Cai, H., Yu, S.-L., Wang, Z.-Y, Liu, J., Wu, X.L. (2007) “Halomonas gudaonensis sp. nov., isolated from a saline soil contaminated by crude oil”. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology. 57(5):911-915.
  40.  Gu, J., Cai, H., Qu, R., Yin, B., Guo, Y.-F., Zhao, J.-Y., Wu, X.L.(2007) “Marinobacter gudaonensis sp. nov., isolated from an oil-polluted saline soil in a Chinese oilfield”, International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology.57(2):250-254.
  41. Wang, Y.-N., Cai, H., Yu, S.-L., Lu, A-H, Lin, X-G, Jiang, Z-F., Wu, X.L. (2007) “Halomonas shengliensis sp. nov., a moderately halophilic, denitrifying, crude-oil-utilizing bacterium”. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology. 57(6):1222-1226.


Technical reports

  1. Whelton, A. J., Gill, J., Song, L., Froderman, B., Teimouri, M., Cai, H.* (2016) “Lack of Data for Predicting Storm Water Pollutant Removal by Post-Construction Best Management Practices”, Joint Transportation Research Program Publication, No. FHWA/IN/JTRP-2016/09
  2. Evans, P., Cai, H.*, Hopfensperger, K., Oppitz, E., Titus, T., Brennan, R. (2009) “In Situ Bioremediation of Perchlorate in Vadose Zone Soil Using Gaseous Electron Donors”. ESTCP Project ER-0511 Final Report, Environmental Security Technology Certification Program, November.