Kendall, Alissa


Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles (* indicates corresponding author)

  1.            Busch P, Kendall A*, Lipman T (2023) A Systematic Review of Life Cycle Greenhouse Gas Intensity Values for Hydrogen Production Pathways. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews 184: 113588.

  2.       Dunn J, Ritter K, Velázquez JM, Kendall A* (2023). Should high-cobalt EV batteries be repurposed? Using LCA to assess the
    impact of technological innovation on the waste hierarchy. Journal of Industrial Ecology, 00, 1–14.

  3.       Slattery M, Kendall A, Helal N, Whittaker ML* (2023) What do frontline communities want to know about lithium extraction? Identifying research areas to support environmental justice in Lithium Valley, California. Energy Research & Social Science.

  4. Ro JW, Zhang Y, Kendall A* (2023) Developing Guidelines for Waste Designation of Biofuel Feedstocks in Carbon Footprints and Life Cycle Assessment. Sustainable Production and Consumption. 37: 320-330.
  5.       Dunn J, Kendall A, Slattery M (2022) Electric Vehicle Lithium-Ion Battery Recycled Content Standards for the US – Targets, Costs, and Environmental Impacts. Resources, Conservation and Recycling 185: 106488.

  6. Busch P, Kendall A*, Murphy CW, Miller SA (2022) “Literature Review on Policies to Mitigate GHG Emissions for Cement and Concrete.” Resources, Conservation and Recycling 182: 106278.
  7. Klopatek SC*, Marvinney E, Duarte T,  Kendall A, Yang X,  Oltjen JW. (2021) Grass-fed vs. grain-fed beef systems: performance, economic, and environmental trade-offs. Journal of Animal Science.
  8. Raymond AJ, Kendall A, DeJong JT*, Blackburn JT, Deschamps R (2021) Life Cycle Sustainability Assessment of Geotechnical Ground Improvement Methods. Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering. 147(12), 04021161.
  9. Steckel T, Kendall A, Ambrose H* (2021) Applying levelized cost of storage methodology to utility-scale second-life lithium-ion battery energy storage systems. Applied Energy. 300: 117309. DOI: 10.1016/j.apenergy.2021.117309
  10. Lozano MT, Kendall A*, Butt AA, Saboori A, Harvey, J, Kim C (2021) Prioritizing greenhouse gas mitigation strategies for local governments using marginal abatement cost. Environmental Research Infrastructure and Sustainability. DOI: 10.1088/2634-4505/ac1241  
  11. Slattery M, Dunn J, Kendall A* (2021) Transportation of electric vehicle lithium-ion batteries at end-of-life: A literature review. Resources, Conservation and Recycling 174 DOI:10.1016/j.resconrec.2021.105755.
  12. Tian S, He H, Kendall A, Davis SJ, Ogunseitan OA, Schoenung JM, Samuelson S, Tarroja B* (2021) Environmental benefit-detriment thresholds for flow battery energy storage systems: A case study in California. Applied Energy 300: 117354. DOI: 10.1016/j.apenergy.2021.117354
  13. Dunn J, Slattery M, Kendall A*, Ambrose H, Shen S (2021) Circularity of lithium-ion battery materials in electric vehicles. Environmental Science & Technology 2021 55 (8), 5189-5198. DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.0c07030
  14. Marvinney, E., Kendall, A*(2021) A scalable and spatiotemporally resolved agricultural life cycle assessment of California almonds. Int J Life Cycle Assess. 26(6), 1123-1145. DOI: 10.1007/s11367-021-01891-4
  15. Raymond AJ, Kendall A*, DeJong JT, Kavazanjian E, Woolley, MA; Martin KK (2021) Life Cycle Sustainability Assessment of Fugitive Dust Control Methods. Journal of Construction Engineering and Management. DOI:10.1061/(ASCE)CO.1943-7862.000199
  16. Marvinney E, Ro JW, Kendall A* (2020) Trade-Offs in Net Life Cycle Energy Balance and Water Consumption in California Almond Orchards. Energies 13(12):3195. DOI: 10.3390/en13123195.
  17. Ambrose, H, Kendall, A* (2020) Understanding the future of lithium: Part 2, temporally and spatially resolved life-cycle assessment modeling. Journal of Industrial Ecology 24(1), 90-100. DOI: 10.1111/jiec.12942.
  18. Ambrose, H, Kendall, A,* (2020) Understanding the future of lithium: Part 1, resource model. Journal of Industrial Ecology 24(1), 80-89. DOI: 10.1111/jiec.12949.
  19. Winans, K*, Brodt, S, Kendall, A, (2020) Life cycle assessment of California processing tomato: an evaluation of the effects of evolving practices and technologies over a 10-year (2005–2015) timeframe. The International Journal of Life Cycle Assessment 25(3), 538-547. DOI: 10.1007/s11367-019-01688-6.
  20. Winans, KS, Macadam-Somer, I, Kendall, A*, Geyer, R, Marvinney, E, (2020) Life cycle assessment of California unsweetened almond milk. The International Journal of Life Cycle Assessment 25(3), 577-587. DOI: 10.1007/s11367-019-01716-5.
  21. Ambrose, H, Kendall, A*, Lozano, M, Wachche, S, Fulton, L, (2020) Trends in life cycle greenhouse gas emissions of future light duty electric vehicles. Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment 81, 102287. DOI: 10.1016/j.trd.2020.102287. open source preprint:
  22. Kendall, A*, Spang, ES, (2020. The role of industrial ecology in food and agriculture’s adaptation to climate change. Journal of Industrial Ecology 24(2), 313-317. DOI: 10.1111/jiec.12851.
  23. Harvey, JT; Butt, AA; Lozano, M, Kendall, A, Saboori, A, Lea, JD, Kim, C, Basheer, I (2019) Life Cycle Assessment for Transportation Infrastructure Policy Evaluation and Procurement for State and Local Governments. Sustainability, 11, 6377. DOI: 10.3390/su11226377
  24. Zhang Y, Kendall A* (2019) Consequential analysis of algal biofuels: Benefits to ocean resources. Journal of Cleaner Production, Volume 231: 35-42. DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2019.05.057
  25. Raymond, AJ, Tipton, JR, Kendall, A*, DeJong, JT (2019) Review of impact categories and environmental indicators for life cycle assessment of geotechnical systems. J Ind Ecol. 2019; 1– 15.
  26. Zhang Y*, Kendall A (2019) Effects of system design and Co-product treatment strategies on the life cycle performance of biofuels from microalgae. Journal of Cleaner Production, 230: 536-546. DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2019.05.137.
  27. Kendall A*, Spang ES (2019) The role of industrial ecology in food and agriculture’s adaptation to climate change. Journal of Industrial Ecology. DOI: 10.1111/jiec.12851
  28. Saidani, M*, Kendall, A, Yannou, B, Leroy, Y, Cluzel, F. (2019) Closing the loop on platinum from catalytic converters: Contributions from material flow analysis and circularity indicators. Journal of Industrial Ecology. 2019; 23: 1143– 1158.
  29. Karlen D*, Schmer MR, Kaffka S, Clay DE, Wang MQ, Horwath WR, Kendall A, Keller A, Pieper BJ, Unnasch S,  Darlington T, Vocasek F, Chute AG. (2019) Unraveling Crop Residue Harvest Effects on Soil Organic Carbon. Agronomy Journal. 111:93-98. DOI: 10.2134/agronj2018.03.0207
  30. Gustafson DI*, Edge MS, Griffin TS, Kendall AM, Kass SD (2019) Growing Progress in the Evolving Science, Business, and Policy of Sustainable Nutrition. Current Developments in Nutrition, 3(6). DOI: 10.1093/cdn/nzz059
  31. Deng H, Kendall A* (2018) Life cycle assessment with primary data on heavy rare earth oxides from ion-adsorption clays. The International Journal of Life Cycle Assessment. DOI:
  32. M Saidani*, B Yannou, Y Leroy, F Cluzel, A Kendall (2018) A taxonomy of circular economy indicators Journal of Cleaner Production 207: 542-559. DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2018.10.014
  33. Y Zheng*, BM Jenkins, K Kornbluth, A Kendall, C Træholt (2018) Optimization of a biomass-integrated renewable energy microgrid with demand side management under uncertainty. Applied Energy 230: 836-844
  34. Y Zheng*, BM Jenkins, K Kornbluth, A Kendall, C Træholt (2018) Optimal design and operating strategies for a biomass-fueled combined heat and power system with energy storage. Energy 155: 620-629
  35. M Saidani*, A Kendall, B Yannou, Y Leroy, F Cluzel (2018) What about the circular economy of vehicles in the US? An extension of the analysis done in the EU. Resources, Conservation and Recycling 136: 287-288 DOI: 10.1016/j.resconrec.2018.05.007
  36. SA Pace, R Yazdani, A Kendall, CW Simmons, JS VanderGheynst* (2018) Impact of organic waste composition on life cycle energy production, global warming and Water use for treatment by anaerobic digestion followed by composting. Resources, Conservation and Recycling 137: 126-135. DOI: 10.1016/j.resconrec.2018.05.030.
  37. Robinson B, Winans K, Kendall A*, Dlott J, Dlott F (2018) A life cycle assessment of Agaricus bisporus mushroom production in the USA International Journal of Life Cycle Assessment
  38. Alexiades A, Kendall A*, Winans KS, Kaffka S (2018) Sugar Beet Ethanol (Beta vulgaris L.): A Promising Low-Carbon Pathway for Ethanol Production in California Journal of Cleaner Production
  39. Christensen LO*, Galt RE, Kendall A (2017) Life-cycle greenhouse gas assessment of Community Supported Agriculture in California’s Central Valley Renewable Agriculture and Food Systems 1-13
  40. Kendall A*, Raymond AJ, Tipton J, DeJong JT (2017) Review of Life-Cycle-Based Environmental Assessments of Geotechnical Systems Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineering – Engineering Sustainability. doi:10.1680/jensu.16.00073
  41. Winans K*, Kendall A, Deng H (2017) The History and Current Applications of the Circular Economy Concept Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews 68(1): 825-833. doi:10.1016/j.rser.2016.09.123
  42. Zhang Y, Kendall A* (2017) Life Cycle Performance of Cellulosic Ethanol and Corn Ethanol from a Retrofitted Dry Mill Corn Ethanol Plant. Bioenergy Research, doi:10.1007/s12155-016-9776-5
  43. Ambrose H, Kendall A* (2016) Effects of battery chemistry and performance on the life cycle greenhouse gas intensity of electric mobility. Transportation Research Part D 47: 182-194. doi:10.1016/j.trd.2016.05.009
  44.  McPherson EG*, Kendall A, Albers S (2015) Life cycle assessment of carbon dioxide for different arboricultural practices in Los Angeles, CA. Urban Forestry & Urban Greening 14(2): 388-397. doi:10.1016/j.ufug.2015.04.004
  45. Steenwerth KL, Strong EB, Greenhut RF, Williams L, Kendall A* (2015) Life Cycle Greenhouse Gas, Energy, and Water Assessment of Wine Grape Production in California. The International Journal of Life Cycle Assessment doi:10.1007/s11367-015-0935-2
  46. Archsmith J, Kendall A, Rapson, D* (2015) From Cradle to Junkyard: Assessing the Life Cycle Greenhouse Gas Benefits of Electric Vehicles Research in Transportation Economics. 52:72-90. doi:10.1016/j.retrec.2015.10.007
  47. Kendall A*, Marvinney E, Brodt S, Zhu W (2015) Life Cycle–based Assessment of Energy Use and Greenhouse Gas Emissions in Almond Production, Part I: Analytical Framework and Baseline Results. Journal of Industrial Ecology doi:10.1111/jiec.12332
  48. Marvinney E, Kendall A*, Brodt S (2015) Life Cycle–based Assessment of Energy Use and Greenhouse Gas Emissions in Almond Production, Part II: Uncertainty Analysis through Sensitivity Analysis and Scenario Testing. Journal of Industrial Ecology doi:10.1111/jiec.12333
  49. Xue M, Kendall A, Xu Z, Schoenung JM* (2015) Waste Management of Printed Wiring Boards: A Life Cycle Assessment of the Metals Recycling Chain from Liberation through Refining. Environmental Science & Technology 49 (2): 940–947. doi: 10.1021/es504750q
  50. Yuan J, Kendall A*, Zhang Y (2014) Mass balance and life cycle assessment of biodiesel from microalgae incorporated with nutrient recycling options and technology uncertainties. GCB Bioenergy doi:10.1111/gcbb.12229
  51. Brodt S*, Kendall A, Mohammadi Y, Arslan A, Yuan J, Lee I-S, Linquist B (2014) Life cycle greenhouse gas emissions in California rice production. Field Crops Research 169: 89-98. doi:10.1016/j.fcr.2014.09.007
  52. McPherson EG*, Kendall A (2014) A life cycle carbon dioxide inventory of the Million Trees Los Angeles program. The International Journal of Life Cycle Assessment 19(9): 1653-1665. doi:10.1007/s11367-014-0772-8
  53. Murphy CW, Kendall A* (2014) Life Cycle Analysis of Biochemical Cellulosic Ethanol under Multiple Scenarios. GCB Bioenergy doi: 10.1111/gcbb.12204
  54. Zhang Y, Kendall A*, Yuan J (2014) A comparison of on-site nutrient and energy recycling technologies in algal oil production. Resources, Conservation and Recycling, 88: 13–20. doi:10.1016/j.resconrec.2014.04.011
  55. Wang T, Harvey, J*, Kendall A (2014) Reducing greenhouse gas emissions through strategic management of highway pavement roughness. Environmental Research Letters 9 034007 doi:10.1088/1748-9326/9/3/034007
  56. Murphy CW, Kendall A*, (2013) Life cycle inventory development for corn and stover production systems under different allocation methods. Biomass and Bioenergy. 58: 67-75. doi:10.1016/j.biombioe.2013.08.008
  57. Brodt SB*, Kramer KJ, Kendall A, Feenstra G (2013) Comparing Environmental Impacts of Regional and National-Scale Food Supply Chains: A Case study of Processed Tomatoes. Food Policy 42:106-114. doi:10.1016/j.foodpol.2013.07.004
  58. Kendall A*, Yuan J (2013) Comparing Life Cycle Assessments of Different Biofuel Options. Current Opinion in Chemical Biology. 17(3): 439-443. DOI: 10.1016/j.cbpa.2013.02.020
  59. Li H, Harvey J*, Kendall A (2013) Field measurement of albedo for different land cover materials and effects on thermal performance. Building and Environment 59(0): 536-546. doi:10.1016/j.buildenv.2012.10.014
  60. Kendall A*, Yuan J, Brodt SB (2012) Carbon Footprint and Air Emissions Inventories for US Honey Production: Case Studies. International Journal of Life Cycle Assessment 18:392-400. doi:10.1007/s11367-012-0487-7
  61. Wang T, Lee I-S, Kendall A, Harvey J*, Lee EB, Kim C (2012) Life Cycle Energy Consumption and GHG Emission from Pavement Rehabilitation with Different Rolling Resistance. Journal of Cleaner Production 33: 86-96. doi:10.1016/j.jclepro.2012.05.001
  62. Kendall A (2012) Time-Adjusted Global Warming Potentials for LCA and Carbon Footprints. International Journal of Life Cycle Assessment 17(3): 1042-1049. doi:10.1007/s11367-012-0436-5
  63. Higgins B, Kendall A* (2012) Life-Cycle Environmental and Cost Impacts of Using an Algal Turf Scrubber to Treat Dairy Wastewater. Journal of Industrial Ecology 16(3): 436-447. doi:10.1111/j.1530-9290.2011.00427.x
  64. Price, L, Kendall, A* (2012) Wind Power as a Case Study: Improving LCA Reporting to Better Enable Meta-Analyses. Journal of Industrial Ecology 16(S1): S22-S27. doi:10.1111/j.1530-9290.2011.00458.x
  65. Kendall, A*, Price, L (2012). Incorporating Time-Corrected Life Cycle Greenhouse Gas Emissions in Vehicle Regulations. Environmental Science & Technology 46(5): 2557-2563. doi:10.1021/es203098j
  66. Kendall, A (2012) A Life Cycle Assessment of Biopolymer Production from Material Recovery Facility Residuals. Resource Conservation and Recycling 61: 69-74. doi:10.1016/j.resconrec.2012.01.008
  67. Kendall, A*, McPherson, EG (2012) A Life Cycle Greenhouse Gas Inventory of a Tree Production System. The International Journal of Life Cycle Assessment 17: 444-452. doi:10.1007/s11367-011-0339-x
  68. Pelletier, N*, Audsley, E, Brodt, S, Garnet, T, Henriksson, P, Kendall, A, Kramer, KJ, Murphy, D, Nemecek, T, Troell, M, Tyedmers, P (2011) Energy Intensity of Agriculture and Food Systems. The Annual Review of Environment and Resources 36: 7.1–7.24. doi:10.1146/annurev-environ-081710-161014
  69. Chang, B, Kendall, A* (2011) Life Cycle Greenhouse Gas Assessment of Infrastructure Construction for California’s High Speed Rail System. Transportation Research Part D 16(6): 429-434. doi:10.1016/j.trd.2011.04.004
  70. Zhang, H, Keoleian, GA*, Lepech, MD, Kendall, A (2010) Life-Cycle Optimization of Pavement Overlay Systems. Journal of Infrastructure Systems 16: 310-323. doi:10.1061/(ASCE)IS.1943-555X.0000042
  71. Kendall, A, Kesler, SE, Keoleian, GA (2010) Megaquarry vs. Decentralized Mineral Production: Network Analysis of Cement Production in the Great Lakes Region, USA. Journal of Transport Geography 18(2): 322-330. doi:10.1016/j.jtrangeo.2009.06.007
  72. Kendall, A, Chang, B, Sharpe, B (2009) Accounting for Time-Dependent Effects in Biofuel Life Cycle Greenhouse Gas Emissions Calculations. Environmental Science & Technology 43(18): 7142–7147. doi:10.1021/es900529u
  73. Kendall, A, Chang, B (2009) Estimating life cycle greenhouse gas emissions from corn-ethanol: A critical review of current US practices. Journal of Cleaner Production 17: 1175-1182. doi:10.1016/j.jclepro.2009.03.003
  74. O’Hare, M*, Plevin RJ, Martin JI, Jones, AD, Kendall, A, Hopson, E (2009) Proper Accounting for Time Increases Crop-Based Biofuels’ GHG Deficit versus Petroleum Environmental Research Letters 4 (024001). doi:10.1088/1748-9326/4/2/024001
  75. Kapur, A*, van Oss, H, Keoleian, GA, Kesler, S, Kendall, A (2009) The contemporary cement cycle of the United States. Journal of Material Cycles and Waste Management 11(2): 155-165. doi:10.1007/s10163-008-0229-x
  76. Kendall, A*, Kesler, SE, Keoleian, GA (2008) Geologic vs. Geographic Constraints on Cement Resources. Resources Policy. 33: 160-197. doi:10.1016/j.resourpol.2008.03.001
  77. Kapur, A*, Keoleian, GA, Kendall, A, Kesler, SE (2008) Dynamic Modeling of In-use Cement Stocks in the United States. Journal of Industrial Ecology 12(4): 539-556. doi:10.1111/j.1530-9290.2008.00055.x
  78. Kendall, A, Lepech, MD, Keoleian, GA* (2008) Materials Design for Sustainability through Life Cycle Modeling of Engineered Cementitious Composites. Materials and Structures 41: 1117-113. doi:10.1617/s11527-007-9310-5
  79. Kendall, A, Keoleian, GA*, Helfand, G (2008) An Integrated Life Cycle Assessment and Life Cycle Cost Analysis Model for Concrete Bridge Deck Applications. Journal of Infrastructure Systems 14(3): 214-222. doi:10.1061/(ASCE)1076-0342(2008)14:3(214)
  80. Keoleian, GA*, Kendall, A, Dettling, JE, Smith, VM, Chandler, RF, Lepech, MD, Li, VC (2005) Life Cycle Modeling of Concrete Bridge Design: Comparison of Engineered Cementitious Composite Link Slabs and Conventional Steel Expansion Joints. Journal of Infrastructure Systems 11(1): 51-60. doi:10.1061/(ASCE)1076-0342(2005)11:1(51)
  81. Kim BR*, Anderson, JE, Mueller, SA, Gaines, WA, Kendall, A (2002) Literature Review – Efficacy of Various Disinfectants Against Legionella in Water Systems. Water Research 26(18), 4433-4444. doi:10.1016/S0043-1354(02)00188-4

Non-Peer Reviewed Scholarly Publications

  • Melin, HE, Rajaeifar, M A, Ku, A. Y., Kendall, A, Harper, G, Heidrich, O (2021) Global implications of the EU battery regulation. Science, 373(6553), 384 LP – 387. DOI: 10.1126/science.abh1416
  • Suh S, Hertwich E, Hellweg S, Kendall A (2016), Life Cycle Environmental and Natural Resource Implications of Energy Efficiency Technologies. Journal of Industrial Ecology, 20: 218–222. doi:10.1111/jiec.12435
  • Kendall, A.* (2014) “Climate Change Mitigation: Deposing global warming potentials” Nature Climate Change 4: 331-332. doi:10.1038/nclimate2218

Book Chapters

  • Niemeier, D. A., Beamish, T., Kendall, A., Grattet, R., London, J., de la Pena, C., Sze, J. (2012) “A Roadmap for Research: Characterizing the impacts of uncertainty in the policy process: Climate science, policy construction, and local governance decisions.” In Geerlings, H., Shiftan, Y., Stead, D. (ed.) Transition towards Sustainable Mobility: The Role of Instruments, Individuals, and Institutions. Ashgate: Rotterdam.
  • Yeh, S., Delucchi, M., Kendall, A., Witcover, J, Tittman, P.W., Winford, E. (2011) “Chapter 12: Key Measurement Uncertainties for Biofuel Policy” in Sustainable Transportation Energy Pathways: A Research Summary for Decision Makers. Ed. Ogden, J., Anderson, L. Regents of the University of California, Davis.