Dr. Christopher M. Chini, Ph.D

Bio Photo


Comm: 937-255-3636 x4568
DSN: 785-3636 x4568
Click to E-mail
View Department


Baldwin, A.*, Chini, C.M., Schuldt, S.J, and Delorit, J.D. (accepted). Modeling Potential Damages of Hurricanes at the Facility Scale: A Case Study of Eglin Air Force Base. Journal of Infrastructure Systems

Weiss, S.*, Delorit, J.D., and Chini, C.M. (2022). Energy Forecasting to Benchmark for Federal Net-Zero Objectives under Climate ncertainty. Environmental Research: Infrastructure and Sustainability. 2(4), 045008. DOI: 10.1088/2634-4505/ac9712.

Chini, C.M., Nugent, J., Stillwell, A.S., and Peer, R.A.M. (2022). A Critical Review on the Accounting of Energy in Virtual Water Trade. \textit{Journal of Cleaner Production.} 379(1), 134558. DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2022.134558.

Moer, Z.*, Chini, C.M., Feng, P., and Schuldt, S. (2022). Contested Agile Combat Employment A Site-Selection Methodology. Air & Space Operations Review. 1 (3), 62--74.

Hastie, A.G., Chini, C.M., and Stillwell, A.S. (2022) A Mass Balance Approach to Urban Water Analysis Using Multi-resolution Data. Journal of Industrial Ecology. 26(1), 213--224. DOI: 10.1111/jiec.12995.

Ferry, T.*, Delorit, J.D., and Chini, C.M.. (2022). Modeling Cost Uncertainty and Climate Change for Centralized Heating: A Case Study of Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio. Journal of Infrastructure Systems. 28(1), 05021011. DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)IS.1943-555X.0000666.

Cunningham, S.*, Schuldt, S.J., Chini, C.M., and Delorit, J.D. (2021). A simulation-optimization framework for post-disaster allocation of mental health resources. Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences. 21, 3843--3862. DOI: 10.5194/nhess-21-3843-2021.

Zib, L.*, Byrne, D.M., Marston, L., and Chini, C.M.. (2021). Operational Carbon Footprint of the U.S. Water Sector's Energy Consumption. Journal of Cleaner Production. 321, 128815. DOI: 10.1016/j.clepro.2021.128815.

Chini, C.M. and Delorit, J.D. (2021). Opportunities for Robustness of Water Footprints in Electricity Generation. Earth's Future. 9(7), e2021EF002096. DOI: 10.1029/2021EF002096. (invited).

Peer, R.A.M. and Chini, C.M. (2021). Historical Tradeoffs of Water and Carbon Intensity of Global Electricity Production. Environmental Research: Infrastructure and Sustainability. 1(2), 025001. DOI: 10.1088/2634-4505/ac0a94.

Chini, C.M., Excell, L.E., and Stillwell, A.S. (2021). A review of energy-for-water data in energy-water nexus publications. Environmental Research Letters. 15(12), 123011. DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/abcc2a.

Chini, C.M. and Peer, R.A.M. (2021). The Water Footprint of Global Energy Trade from 2010--2018. Scientific Data. 8(7), 1-8. DOI: 10.1038/s41597-020-00795-6.

Taylor, W., Schuldt, S.J., Delorit, J.D., Chini, C.M., Postolache, T., Lowry, C., Brenner, L., and Hoisington, A. (2021). A framework for estimating the United States depression burden attributable to indoor fine particulate matter exposure. Science of the Total Environment. 756, 143858. DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2020.143858.

Peer, R.A.M and Chini, C.M. (2020). An Integrated Assessment of the Global Virtual Water Trade Network of Energy. Environmental Research Letters. 15(11), 114015. DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/abbbb0.

Chini, C.M., Logan, L.H., and Stillwell, A.S. (2020). Grey Water Footprints of U.S. Thermoelectric Power Plants from 2010-2016. Advances in Water Resources. 145, 103733. DOI: 10.1016/j.advwatres.2020.103733.

Roidt, M., Chini, C.M., Stillwell, A.S., and Cominola, A. (2020). Unlocking the Impacts of COVID-19 Lockdowns: Changes in Thermal Electricity Generation Water Footprint and Virtual Water Trade in Europe. Environmental Science & Technology Letters. 7(9), 683--689. DOI: 10.1021/acs.estlett.0c00381.

Siddik, M., Chini, C.M., and Marston, L.T. (2020). Urban water and carbon footprints of electricity are sensitive to geographical attribution method. Environmental Science & Technology. 54(12), 7533--7541. DOI: 10.1021/acs/est.0c00176

Delorit, J.D., Schuldt, S.J., and Chini, C.M. (2020) Evaluating an Adaptive Management Strategy for Organizational Energy Use under Climate Uncertainty. Energy Policy, 142, 111547. DOI: 10.1016/j.enpol.2020.111547

Chini, C.M., and Stillwell, A.S. (2020) One model does not fit all: Bottom-up indicators of residential water use provide limited explanation of urban water fluxes. Journal of Sustainable Water in the Built Environment, 6(3), 04020011. DOI: 10.1061/JSWBAY.0000916 (Editor's Choice Selection).

Chini, C.M. and Stillwell, A.S. (2020). Envisioning Blue Cities: Urban Water Governance and Water Footprinting. Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management, 146(3), 04020001. DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)WR.1943-5452.0001171

Chini, C.M., and Stillwell, A.S. (2020) The changing virtual water trade network of the European electric grid. Applied Energy. 260, 114151. DOI: 10.1016/j.apenergy.2019.114151

Return to the top of the page

Air Force Institute of Technology
2950 Hobson Way
Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, OH 45433-7765
Commercial: 937-255-6565 | DSN: 785-6565