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David Bayless

Loehr Professor; Director, Robe Leadership Institute; Director, Ohio Coal Research Center
Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Ohio Coal Research Center
STKR 265
bayless@ohio.edu
Phone: 740.331.4536

http://www.ohio.edu/people/bayless

A former officer in the U.S. Navy, Dr. Bayless has worked for American Electric Power and consulted for numerous companies. He is currently the Gerald Loehr Professor of Mechanical Engineering, and director of the Robe Leadership Institute and of the Ohio Coal Research Center. He has directed more than $15 million in external research from the Ohio Coal Development Office, U.S. Department of Energy, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, NASA, and the National Science Foundation as a principal investigator. He has more than 50 refereed publications in energy and environmental journals. He holds several licensed patents and launched one start-up company. He is a fellow of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers and the chair of the Engineering Leadership Education Constituent Committee of the American Society for Engineering Education.


Research Interests: Environmental Engineering, Fluid Mechanics, Heat Transfer, Pollution Control

All Degrees Earned: Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, University of Illinois, 1995. P.E., Mechanical Engineering, Missouri and Ohio, 1995.

Publications:

De Silva, C., Kaseman, B., and Bayless, D., “Accelerated anode failure of a high temperature planar SOFC operated with reduced moisture and increased PH3 concentrations in coal syngas,” International Journal of Hydrogen Energy 36:16, pp. 9945-9955 (2011)

Cooper, M., DeSilva, C., and Bayless, D. “Comparison of LSV/YSZ and LSV/GDC SOFC Anode Performance in Coal Syngas Containing H2S,” Journal of the Electrochemical Society, 157 (11), pp. B1713-B1718 (2010)

Trembly, J.P., Gemmen, R.S., Bayless, D.J., “The Effect of IGFC Warm Gas Cleanup System Conditions on the Gas-Solid Partitioning and Form of Trace Species in Coal Syngas and Their Interactions with SOFC Anodes,” Journal of Power Sources, (163):2, pp 986-996, 2007

Bayless, D.J., Kremer, G., Vis, M., Stuart, B., Shi, L., Cuello, J., Ono, E., “Photosynthetic CO2 Mitigation using a Novel Membrane-based Photobioreactor,” Journal of Environmental Engineering and Management, (16)4, pp. 209-215, 2006

Bayless, D., Shi, L., Kremer, G., Stuart, B. Reynolds, J., and Caine, J., “Membrane-Based Wet Electrostatic Precipitation,” Journal of the Air and Waste Management Association, (55)6, pp. 784-791, 2005.

Patents:

“Membrane Electrostatic Precipitator” No. 6,231,643 (with H. Pasic, M.K. Alam), May 15, 2001.

“Membrane Laminar Wet Electrostatic Precipitator,” No. 6,783,575, (with H. Pasic, M.K. Alam), August 31, 2004.

“Enhanced Practical Photosynthetic CO2 Mitigation,” No. 6,667,171 (with M. Vis, G. Kremer) December 23, 2003.

“Solid Oxide Fuel Cell and Apparatus,” No. 8,057,951 (with M. Cooper and J. Trembly), November 15, 2011.

“Apparatus and Method for Growing Biological Organisms for Fuel and Other Uses”, 60/799,440 and Japan 4,887,423 (with M. Vis, G. Kremer and B. Stuart), Dec 16, 2011.

Journal Article, Academic Journal (20)

  • Tanim, T., Bayless, D., Trembly, J. Modeling of a 5 kWe tubular solid oxide fuel cell based system operating on desulfurized JP-8 fuel for auxiliary and mobile power applications.. Journal of Power Sources; 221: 387-396. http://www.journals.elsevier.com/journal-of-power-sources/.
  • Tanim, T., Bayless, D., Trembly, J. Modeling a 5 kWe planar solid oxide fuel cell based system operating on JP-8 fuel and a comparison with tubular cell based system for auxiliary and mobile power applications. Journal of Power Sources; 245: 986-997.
  • Bayless, D., Lunka, A., , . Effects of flashing light-emitting diodes on algal biomass productivity. 6. Springer; 25: 1679-1685.
  • Tanim, T., Bayless, D., Trembly, J. Modeling a 5 kWe planar solid oxide fuel cell based system operating on JP-8 fuel and a comparison with tubular cell based system for auxiliary and mobile power applications. Journal of Power Sources.
  • , D., , K., Bayless, D. Accelerated anode failure of a high temperature planar SOFC operated with reduced moisture and increased PH3 concentrations in coal syngas. 16. New York: International Journal of Hydrogen Energy; 36: 9945-9955.
  • Prudich, M., Shi, L., Bayless, D. A CFD Model of Autothermal Reforming. Int. J. Hydrogen Energy; 34: 7666-7675.
  • Shi, L., Bayless, D., Prudich, M. A Model of Steam Reforming of Iso-Octane: The Effect of Thermal Boundary Conditions on Hydrogen Production and Reactor Temperature. International Journal of Hydrogen Energy; 33: 4577-4585.
  • Shi, L., Bayless, D. Analysis of Jet Fuel Reforming for Solid Oxide Fuel Cell Applications in Auxiliary Power Units. 3. International Journal of Hydrogen Energy; 33: 1067-1075.
  • Burnette, D., Kremer, G., Bayless, D. The Use of Hydrogen-depleted Coal Syngas in Solid Oxide Fuel Cells. Journal of Power Sources ; 182: 329-333.
  • Bayless, D. Bioremediation of Greenhouse Gases. World Ecology Report ; 7-9.
  • Shi, L., Bayless, D., Kremer, G., Stuart, B. Numerical Investigation of the Flow Patterns in an Electrically Enhanced Cyclone. 4. Journal of the Air and Waste Management Association ; 57: 489-496.
  • Trembly, J., Gemmen, R., Bayless, D. The Effect of Coal Syngas Containing HCl on the Performance of Solid Oxide Fuel Cells: Investigations into the Effect of Operational Temperature and HCl Concentration. 2. Journal of Power Sources; 169: 347-354.
  • Bayless, D., Trembly, J., Gemmen, R. The Effect of IGFC Warm Gas Cleanup System Conditions on the Gas-Solid Partitioning and Form of Trace Species in Coal Syngas and Their Interactions with SOFC Anodes. 2. Journal of Power Sources; 163: 986-996.
  • Shi, L., Bayless, D., Kremer, G., Stuart, B. CFD Simulation of the Influence of Temperature and Pressure on the Flow Pattern in Cyclones. 22. Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research; 45: 7667-7672.
  • Trembly, J., Marquez, A., Ohrn, T., Bayless, D. Effects of Coal Syngas and H2S on the Performance of Solid Oxide Fuel Cells: Single-cell Tests. Journal of Power Sources; 158: 263-273.
  • Bayless, D., Kremer, G., Vis-Chiasson, M., Stuart, B., Shi, L. Photosynthetic CO2 Mitigation Using a Novel Membrane-Based Photobioreactor. 4. Journal of Environmental Engineering and Management; 16: 209-215.
  • Bayless, D., Kremer, G., Vis-Chiasson, M., Stuart, B., Shi, L., Cuello, J., Ono, E. Photosynthetic CO2 Mitigation using a Novel Membrane-based Photobioreactor. 4. Journal of Environmental Engineering and Management; 16: 209-215.
  • Bayless, D., Shi, L., Kremer, G., Stuart, B., Reynolds, J., Caine, J. Membrane-Based Wet Electrostatic Precipitation. 6. Journal of the Air & Waste Management Association; 55: 784-791.
  • Bayless, D., Alam, K., Radcliff, R., Caine, J. Membrane-based Wet Electrostatic Precipitation. 6-7. Fuel Processing Technology ; 85: 781-798.
  • Bayless, D., Pasic, H., Alam, K., Shi, L., Haynes, B., Cochran, J., Kahn, W. Use of Membrane Collectors in Electrostatic Precipitators. Journal of the Air and Waste Management Association; 51: 1401-1407.

Journal Article, Professional Journal (2)

  • Bayless, D., DeSilva, C., Kaseman, B. Silver (Ag) as Anode and Cathode Current Collectors in High Temperature Planar Solid Oxide Fuel Cells. 1. New York: International Journal of Hydrogen Energy; 36: 779-786.
  • Bayless, D., Cooper, M., DeSilva, C. Comparison of LSV/YSZ and LSV/GDC SOFC Anode Performance in Coal Syngas Containing H2S. 11. Journal of the Electrochemical Society; 157: B1713-B1718.

Conference Proceeding (10)

  • Bayless, D. Assessing the Effectiveness of Leadership Education for Engineering Students . Paper 10204. Indianapolis, IN: ASEE.
  • Bayless, D. Developing Leadership Skills in Engineering Students–Foundational Approach through Enhancement of Self-Awareness and Interpersonal Communication. Toronto Ontario: Canadian Engineering Education Association; 2013: 4818-9473-1-SM.
  • Stuart, B., Bayless, D., Kremer, G., Vis-Chiasson, M., Riefler, G. Carbon Recycling Via Membrane-Based Photobioreactor. Santa Clara, CA: Institute of Biological Engineering 2009 Annual Conference.
  • Brown, I., Jones, J., Bayless, D., Sarkisova, S., Garrison, D., McKay, D. Cyanobacteria for Human Habitation beyond Earth. Proceedings of 7th European Workshop on Microalgal Biotechnology; NASA Paper 20070021574.
  • Beshears, D., Earl, D., Muhs, J., Maxey, C., Capps, G., Stellern, S., Bayless, D., Switzer, S. First Generation Hybrid Solar Lighting Collector System Development and Operating Experience. Proceedings of SPIE – International Society for Optical Engineering; 5185: 56-66.
  • Bayless, D., Kremer, G., Vis-Chiasson, M., Stuart, B., Prudich, M., Cooksey, J., Muhs, J. Enhanced Practical Photosynthetic CO2 Mitigation. Alexandria, VA: Third Annual Conference on Carbon Sequestration.
  • Bayless, D., Pasic, H., Alam, K. Membrane-Based Wet Electrostatic Precipitation. Proceedings of the 26th International Technical Conference on Coal Utilization & Fuel Systems; 519-530.
  • Bayless, D., Kremer, G., Vis-Chiasson, M., Stuart, B., Prudich, M., Cooksey, K., Muhs, J. Enhanced Practical Photosynthetic CO2 Mitigation. Delaware, OH and Washington, DC: First Ohio Carbon Dioxide Reduction, Sequestration, and Capture Forum, First National Conference on Carbon Sequestration.
  • Pasic, H., Alam, K., Bayless, D. Membrane Electrostatic Precipitation. Washington, D.C.: Proceedings of the Air Quality II Conference.
  • Pasic, H., Alam, K., Bayless, D. Membrane-based Electrostatic Precipitation. Proc. Of 17th Annual International Pittsburgh Coal Conference; Paper#13-7.

Patents

  • Kremer, G., Switzer, S., Vis-Chiasson, M., Bayless, D., Stuart, B. Flow Controlling Header. 8703478 .
  • Bayless, D., Trembly, J., , . Solid Oxide Fuel Cell and Apparatus. 8,057,951 .
  • Bayless, D. Ferrous-Ferric Assisted SO2 Removal in Flue Gas and Simultaneous Production of H2S during Electro-Oxidation. OU11018.
  • Bayless, D. Thermal Processing for Conversion of Biomass to Biochar and Syngas. OU 11011.
  • Bayless, D. Hybrid system for enhancing algal growth using vertical membranes. OU 10010.
  • Bayless, D. High Temperature Carbon Recycling Gasification. 60/911,348.
  • Bayless, D., Vis-Chiasson, M., Kremer, G., Stuart, B. Apparatus and Method for Growing Biological Organisms for Fuel and Other Uses. 60/799,440.
  • Bayless, D., Cooper, M. Solid Oxide Fuel Cell Reaction Process Suitable for Use with Sulfur-Containing Fuels.
  • Bayless, D., Trembly, J. Sulfur Tolerant Anodes for Deployment of Coal Syngas with Planar SOFC for Stationary Power Generation. 60/664,735.
  • Alam, K., Pasic, H., Bayless, D. Membrane Laminar Wet Electrostatic Precipitator. U.S. Patent Number 6,783,575.
  • Bayless, D., Vis-Chiasson, M., Kremer, G. Enhanced Practical Photosynthetic CO2 Mitigation. 6,667,171.
  • Alam, K., Pasic, H., Bayless, D. Membrane Electrostatic Precipitator. U.S. Patent Number 6,231,643.