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  1. M. I. Alam; S. Gupta; A. Bohre; E. Ahmad; T. S. Khan; B. Saha; M. A. Haideer, "Development of 6-amyl-α-pyrone as a potential biomass-derived platform molecule," Green Chem., 18, 6431-6435 (2016). [DOI:10.1039/C6GC02528E]
  2. S. De; S. Duttab; B. Saha, "Critical design of heterogeneous catalysts for biomass valorization: current thrust and emerging prospects," Catal. Sci. Technol., 6, 7364-7385 (2016). [DOI:10.1039/c6cy01370h]
  3. R. E. Patet; S. Caratzoulas; D. G. Vlachos, "Adsorption in zeolites using mechanically embedded ONIOM clusters," PCCP, 18, 26094-26106 (2016). [DOI:10.1039/c6cp03266d]
  4. G. R. Jenness; W. M. Wan; J. G. G. Chen; D. G. Vlachos, "Reaction Pathways and Intermediates in Selective Ring Opening of Biomass-Derived Heterocyclic Compounds by Iridium," ACS Catal., 6, 7002-7009 (2016). [DOI:10.1021/acscatal.6b01310]
  5. N. S. Gould; B. J. Xu, "Effect of liquid water on acid sites of NaY: An in situ liquid phase spectroscopic study," J. Catal., 342, 193-202 (2016). [DOI:10.1016/j.jcat.2016.08.008]
  6. H. Zhang; Q. Xiao; X. H. Guo; N. J. Li; P. Kumar; N. Rangnekar; M. Y. Jeon; S. Al-Thabaiti; K. Narasimharao; S. N. Basahel; B. Topuz; F. J. Onorato; C. W. Macosko; K. A. Mkhoyan, M. Tsapatsis, "Open-Pore Two-Dimensional MFI Zeolite Nanosheets for the Fabrication of Hydrocarbon-Isomer-Selective Membranes on Porous Polymer Supports," Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 55, 7184-7187 (2016). [DOI:10.1002/anie.201601135]
  7. C. Li; H. J. Cho; Z. P. Wang; J. S. Gou; Y. Q. Ren; H. X. Xi; W. Fan, "Effects of the Framework and Mesoporosity on the Catalytic Activity of Hierarchical Zeolite Catalysts in Benzyl Alcohol Conversion," ChemCatChem, 8, 2406-2414 (2016). [DOI:10.1002/cctc.201600322]
  8. S. K. Brand; T. R. Josephson; J. A. Labinger; S. Caratzoulas; D. G. Vlachos; M. E. Davis, "Methyl-ligated tin silsesquioxane catalyzed reactions of glucose," J. Catal., 341, 62-71 (2016). [DOI:10.1016/j.jcat.2016.06.013]
  9. J. Luo; J. D. Lee; H. Yun; C. Wang; M. Monai; C. B. Murray; P. Fornasiero; R. J. Gorte, "Base metal-Pt alloys: A general route to high selectivity and stability in the production of biofuels from HMF," Appl. Catal. B-Environ, 199, 439-446 (2016). [DOI:10.1016/j.apcatb.2016.06.051]
  10. Bai, P.; Haldoupis, E.; Dauenhauer, P. J.; Tsapatsis, M.; Siepmann, J. I., "Understanding Diffusion in Hierarchical Zeolites with House-of-Cards Nanosheets," ACS Nano, 10(8), 7612-7618 (2016). [DOI:10.1021/acsnano.6b02856]
  11. Yu, J. Y.; Zhu, S. Y.; Dauenhauer, P. J.; Cho, H. J.; Fan, W.; Gorte, R. J., "Adsorption and reaction properties of SnBEA, ZrBEA and H-BEA for the formation of p-xylene from DMF and ethylene," Catal. Sci. Technol., 6(14), 5729-5736 (2016). [DOI:10.1039/c6cy00501b]
  12. Luo, J.; Yun, H.; Mironenko, A. V.; Goulas, K.; Lee, J. D.; Monai, M.; Wang, C.; Vorotnikov, V.; Murray, C. B.; Vlachos, D. G.; Fornasiero, P.; Gorte, R. J., "Mechanisms for High Selectivity in the Hydrodeoxygenation of 5-Hydroxymethylfurfural over PtCo Nanocrystals," ACS Catal., 6(7), 4095-4104 (2016). [DOI:10.1021/acscatal.6b00750]
  13. Mironenko, A. V.; Vlachos, D. G., "Conjugation-Driven "Reverse Mars-van Krevelen"-Type Radical Mechanism for Low-Temperature C-O Bond Activation," J. Am. Chem. Soc., 138(26), 8104-8113 (2016). [DOI:10.1021/jacs.6b02871]
  14. Sutton, J. E.; Vlachos, D. G., "Effect of errors in linear scaling relations and Bronsted-Evans-Polanyi relations on activity and selectivity maps," J. Catal., 338, 273-283 (2016). [DOI:10.1016/j.jcat.2016.03.013]
  15. O'Brien, C. P.; Jenness, G. R.; Dong, H.; Vlachos, D. G.; Lee, I. C., "Deactivation of Pt/Al2O3 during propane oxidation at low temperatures: Kinetic regimes and platinum oxide formation," J. Catal., 337, 122-132 (2016). [DOI:10.1016/j.jcat.2016.02.012]
  16. Sulmonetti, T. P.; Pang, S. H.; Claure, M. T.; Lee, S. B.; Cullen, D. A.; Agrawal, P. K.; Jones, C. W., "Vapor phase hydrogenation of furfural over nickel mixed metal oxide catalysts derived from layered double hydroxides," Appl. Catal. A-Gen., 517, 187-195 (2016). [ DOI:10.1016/j.apcata.2016.03.005]
  17. Yu, J. Y.; Luo, J.; Zhang, Y. W.; Cao, J. J.; Chang, C. C.; Gorte, R. J.; Fan, W., "An examination of alkali-exchanged BEA zeolites as possible Lewis-acid catalysts," Microporous Mesoporous Mater., 225, 472-481 (2016). [DOI:10.1016/j.micromeso.2016.01.039]
  18. Fu, J.; Yang, X. F.; Menning, C. A.; Chen, J. G. G.; Koel, B. E., "Composition, structure and stability of surfaces formed by Ni deposition on Pd(111)," Surf. Science, 646, 56-64 (2016). [DOI:10.1016/j.susc.2015.05.026]
  19. Ren, L. M.; Guo, Q.; Orazov, M.; Xu, D. D.; Politi, D.; Kumar, P.; Alhassan, S. M.; Mkhoyan, K. A.; Sidiras, D.; Davis, M. E.; Tsapatsis, M., "Pillared Sn-MWW Prepared by a Solid-State-Exchange Method and its Use as a Lewis Acid Catalyst," ChemCatChem, 8, 1274-1278 (2016). [DOI:10.1002/cctc.201600120]
  20. Tsilomelekis, G., Orella, M. J., Lin, Z. X., Cheng, Z. W., Zheng, W. Q., Nikolakis, V., Vlachos, D. G., "Molecular structure, morphology and growth mechanisms and rates of 5-hydroxymethyl furfural (HMF) derived humins," Green Chem., 18(7), 1983-1993 (2016). [ DOI:10.1039/c5gc01938a]
  21. Koehle, M., Lobo, R. F., "Lewis acidic zeolite Beta catalyst for the Meerwein-Ponndorf-Verley reduction of furfural," Catal. Sci. Technol., 6(9), 3018-3026 (2016). [DOI:10.1039/c5cy01501d]
  22. Krumm, C.; Maduskar, S.; Paulsen, A. D.; Anderson, A. D.; Barberio, N. L.; Damen, J. N.; Beach, C. A.; Kumar, S.; Dauenhauer, P. J., "Micro-ratcheted surfaces for a heat engine biomass conveyor," Energy & Environmetal Science, 9, 1645-1649 (2016). [DOI:10.1039/c6ee00519e]
  23. Asthana, S.; Samanta, C.; Bhaumik, A.; Banerjee, B.; Voolapalli, R. K.; Saha, B., "Direct synthesis of dimethyl ether from syngas over Cu-based catalysts: Enhanced selectivity in the presence of MgO," J. Catal., 334, 89-101 (2016). [DOI:10.1016/j.jcat.2015.10.020]
  24. Beach, C. A.; Krumm, C.; Spanjers, C. S.; Maduskar, S.; Jones, A. J.; Dauenhauer, P. J., "Quantitative carbon detector for enhanced detection of molecules in foods, pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, flavors, and fuels," Analyst, 141(5), 1627-1632 (2016). [DOI: 10.1039/c5an02552d]
  25. Brand, S. K.; Labinger, J. A.; Davis, M. E., "Tin Silsesquioxanes as Models for the "Open" Site in Tin-Containing Zeolite Beta," ChemCatChem, 8(1), 121-124 (2016). [DOI:10.1002/cctc.201501067]
  26. Chang, C. C.; Cho, H. J.; Yu, J. Y.; Gorte, R. J.; Gulbinski, J.; Dauenhauer, P.; Fan, W., "Lewis acid zeolites for tandem Diels-Alder cycloaddition and dehydration of biomass-derived dimethylfuran and ethylene to renewable p-xylene," Green Chem., 18(5), 1368-1376 (2016). [DOI: 10.1039/c5gc02164b]
  27. DeJaco, R. F.; Bai, P.; Tsapatsis, M.; Siepmann, J. I., "Adsorptive Separation of 1-Butanol from Aqueous Solutions Using MFI- and FER-Type Zeolite Frameworks: A Monte Carlo Study," Langmuir, 32(8), 2093-2101 (2016). [DOI: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.5b04483]
  28. Gilkey, M. J.; Xu, B. J., "Heterogeneous Catalytic Transfer Hydrogenation as an Effective Pathway in Biomass Upgrading," ACS Catal., 6(3), 1420-1436 (2016). [DOI: 10.1021/acscatal.5b02171]
  29. Guo, W.; Vlachos, D. G., "Patched Bimetallic Surfaces are Active Catalysts for Ammonia Decomposition," Nat. Commun., 6, Article No. 8619 (2016). [DOI:10.1038/ncomms9619]
  30. Luo, J., Monai, M., Yun, H., Arroyo-Ramirez, L., Wang, C., Murray, C. B., Fornasiero, P.,Gorte, R. J., "The H-2 Pressure Dependence of Hydrodeoxygenation Selectivities for Furfural Over Pt/C Catalysts," Catalysis Letters, 146(4), 711-717 (2016). [DOI: 10.1007/s10562-016-1705-x]
  31. Malonzo, C. D.; Shaker, S. M.; Ren, L. M.; Prinslow, S. D.; Platero-Prats, A. E.; Gallington, L. C.; Borycz, J.; Thompson, A. B.; Wang, T. C.; Farha, O. K.; Hupp, J. T.; Lu, C. C.; Chapman, K. W.; Myers, J. C.; Penn, R. L.; Gagliardi, L.; Tsapatsis, M.; Stein, A., "Thermal Stabilization of Metal-Organic Framework-Derived Single Site Catalytic Clusters through Nanocasting," J. Am. Chem. Soc., 138(8), 2739-2748 (2016). [DOI: 10.1021/jacs.5b12688]
  32. Nguyen, H.; Nikolakis, V.; Vlachos, D. G., "Mechanistic Insights into Lewis Acid Metal Salt-Catalyzed Glucose Chemistry in Aqueous Solution," ACS Catal., 6(3), 1497-1504 (2016). [DOI: 10.1021/acscatal.5b02698]
  33. Orazov, M.; Davis, M. E., "Catalysis by framework zinc in silica-based molecular sieves," Chem. Sci., 7(3), 2264-2274 (2016). [DOI: 10.1039/c5sc03889h]
  34. Rieger, K. A.; Cho, H. J.; Yeung, H. F.; Fan, W.; Schiffman, J. D., "Antimicrobial Activity of Silver Ions Released from Zeolites Immobilized on Cellulose Nanofiber Mats," ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 8(5), 3032-3040 (2016). [DOI:10.1021/acsami.5b10130]
  35. Sutton, J. E.; Guo, W.; Katsoulakis, M. A.; Vlachos, D. G., "Effects of correlated parameters and uncertainty in electronic-structure-based chemical kinetic modelling," Nat. Chem., 8, 331-337 (2016). [DOI: 10.1038/nchem.2454]
  36. Swift, T. D.; Nguyen, H.; Erdman, Z.; Kruger, J. S.; Nikolakis, V.; Vlachos, D. G., "Tandem Lewis acid/Bronsted acid-catalyzed conversion of carbohydrates to 5-hydroxymethylfurfural using zeolite beta," J. Catal., 333, 149-161 (2016). [DOI:10.1016/j.jcat.2015.10.009]
  37. Willaims, C. L.; Vinter, K. P.; Patet, R. E.; Change, C. C.; Nikbin, N.; Feng, S. T.; Wiatrowski, M. R.; Caratzoulas, S.; Fan, W.; Vlachos, D. G.; Dauenhauer, P. J., "Inhibition of Xylene Isomerization in the Production of Renewable Aromatic Chemicals from Biomass-Derived Furans," ACS Catal., 6(3), 2076-2088 (2016). [DOI: 10.1021/acscatal.5b02329]
  38. Williams, C. L.; Vinter, K. P.; Chang, C. C.; Xiong, R. C.; Green, S. K.; Sandler, S. I.; Vlachos, D. G.; Fan, W.; Dauenhauer, P. J., "Kinetic regimes in the tandem reactions of H-BEA catalyzed formation of p-xylene from dimethylfuran," Catal. Sci. Technol., 6(1), 178-187 (2016). [DOI:10.1039/c5cy01320h]
  39. Zhang, Y. W.; Yu, J. Y.; Yeh, Y. H.; Gorte, R. J.; Rangarajan, S.; Mavrikakis, M., "An Adsorption Study of CH4 on ZSM-5, MOR, and ZSM-12 Zeolites," J. Phys. Chem. C, 119(52), 28970-28978 (2016). [DOI:10.1021/acs.jpcc.5b09571]
  40. Zhuang, Z. B.; Giles, S. A.; Zheng, J.; Jenness, G. R.; Caratzoulas, S.; Vlachos, D. G.; Yan, Y. S., "Nickel supported on nitrogen-doped carbon nanotubes as hydrogen oxidation reaction catalyst in alkaline electrolyte," Nat. Commun., 7, 8 (2016). [DOI:10.1038/ncomms10141]
  41. Green, S. K.; Patet, R. E.; Nikbin, N.; Williams, C. L.; Chang, C. C.; Yu, J. Y.; Gorte, R. J.; Caratzoulas, S.; Fan, W.; Vlachos, D. G.; Dauenhauer, P. J., "Diels-Alder Cycloaddition of 2-methylfuran and Ethylene for Renewable Toluene," Appl. Catal. B-Environ., 180, 487–496 (2015). [DOI:10.1016/j.apcatb.2015.06.044]
  42. Lin, Z. J.; Ierapetritou, M.; Nikolakis, V, "Phthalic Anhydride Production from Hemicellulose Solutions: Technoeconomic Analysis and Life Cycle Assessment," AIChE J., 61(11), 3708-3718 (2015). [DOI:10.1002/aic.14921]
  43. Luo, J.; Arroyo-Ramirez, L.; Wei, J. F.; Yun, H.; Murray, C. B.; Gorte, R. J. , "Comparison of HMF Hydrodeoxygenation Over Different Metal Catalysts in a Continuous Flow Reactor," Appl. Catal. A-Gen., 508, 86-93 (2015). [DOI:10.1016/j.apcata.2015.10.009]
  44. Mahmoud, E.; Yu, J.; Gorte, R. J.; Lobo, R. F, "Diels–Alder and Dehydration Reactions of Biomass-Derived Furan and Acrylic Acid for the Synthesis of Benzoic Acid," ACS Catal., 5(11), 6946-6955 (2015). [DOI:10.1021/acscatal.5b01892]
  45. Salavati-Fard, T.; Caratzoulas, S.; Doren, D. J., "DFT Study of Solvent Effects in Acid-Catalyzed Diels-Alder Cycloadditions of 2,5-Dimethylfuran and Maleic Anhydride," J. Phys. Chem. A, 119(38), 9834-9843 (2015). [DOI:10.1021/acs.jpca.5b05060]
  46. Swift, T. D.; Nguyen, H.; Anderko, A.; Nikolakis, V.; Vlachos, D. G., "Tandem Lewis/Bronsted Homogeneous Acid Catalysis: Conversion of Glucose to 5-hydoxymethylfurfural in an Aqueous Chromium(III) Chloride and Hydrochloric Acid Solution," Green Chem., 17(10), 4725-4735 (2015). [DOI:10.1039/c5gc01257k]
  47. Orazov, M.; Davis, M. E., "Tandem Catalysis for the Production of Alkyl Lactates from Ketohexoses at Moderate Temperatures," Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci., 112(38), 11777-11782 (2015). [DOI:10.1073/pnas.1516466112]
  48. Yu, W. T.; Chen, J. G., "Reaction Pathways of Model Compounds of Biomass-derived Oxygenates on Fe/Ni Bimetallic Surfaces," Surf. Sci., 640, 159-164 (2015). [DOI:10.1016/j.susc.2015.01.009]
  49. Christianson, J. R.; Caratzoulas, S.; Vlachos, D. G., "Computational Insight into the Effect of Sn-Beta Na Exchange and Solvent on Glucose Isomerization and Epimerization," ACS Catal., 5(9), 5256-5263 (2015). [DOI:10.1021/acscatal.5b01258]
  50. Ren, L. M.; Guo, Q.; Kumar, P.; Orazov, M.; Xu, D. D.; Alhassan, S. M.; Mkhoyan, K. A.; Davis, M. E.; Tsapatsis, M., "Self-Pillared, Single-Unit-Cell Sn-MFI Zeolite Nanosheets and Their Use for Glucose and Lactose Isomerization," Angew. Chem.-Int. Edit., 54(37), 10848-10851 (2015). [DOI:10.1002/anie.201505334]
  51. Teixeira, A. R.; Krumm, C.; Vinter, K. P.; Paulsen, A. D.; Zhu, C.; Maduskar, S.; Joseph, K. E.; Greco, K.; Stelatto, M.; Davis, E.; Vincent, B.; Hermann, R.; Suszynski, W.; Schmidt, L. D.; Fan, W.; Rothstein, J. P.; Dauenhauer, P. J., "Reactive Liftoff of Crystalline Cellulose Particles," Sci. Rep., 5, Article Number 11238 (2015). [DOI:10.1038/srep11238]
  52. Teixeira, A. R.; Qi, X. D.; Conner, W. C.; Mountziaris, T. J.; Fan, W.; Dauenhauer, P. J., "2D Surface Structures in Small Zeolite MFI Crystals," Chem. Mat., 27(13), 4650-4660 (2015). [DOI:10.1021/acs.chemmater.5b01046]
  53. Davis, M. E., "Heterogeneous Catalysis for the Conversion of Sugars into Polymers," Top. Catal., 58(7-9), 405-409 (2015). [DOI:10.1007/s11244-015-0386-9]
  54. Auerbach, S. M.; Fan, W.; Monson, P. A., "Modelling the Assembly of Nanoporous Silica Materials," Int. Rev. Phys. Chem., 34(1), 35-70 (2015). [DOI:10.1080/0144235x.2014.988038]
  55. Gilkey, M. J.; Panagiotopoulou, P.; Mironenko, A. V.; Jenness, G. R.; Vlachos, D. G.; Xu, B., "Mechanistic Insights into Metal Lewis Acid-Mediated Catalytic Transfer Hydrogenation of Furfural to 2-Methylfuran," ACS Catal., 5(7), 3988–3994 (2015). [DOI:10.1021/acscatal.5b00586]
  56. Swindlehurst, G. R.; Kumar, P.; Xu, D. D.; Alhassan, S. M.; Mkhoyan, K. A.; Tsapatsis, M., "Nucleation, Growth, and Robust Synthesis of SPP Zeolite: Effect of Ethanol, Sodium, and Potassium," Top. Catal., 58(7-9), 545-558 (2015). [DOI:10.1007/s11244-015-0396-7]
  57. Sutton, J. E.; Vlachos, D. G., "Ethanol Activation on Closed-Packed Surfaces," Ind. Eng. Chem. Res., 54(16), 4213-4225 (2015). [DOI:10.1021/ie5043374]
  58. Panagiotopoulou, P.; Martin, N.; Vlachos, D. G., "Liquid-Phase Catalytic Transfer Hydrogenation of Furfural over Homogeneous Lewis Acid-Ru/C Catalysts," ChemSusChem, 8(12), 2046-2054 (2015). [DOI:10.1002/cssc.201500212]
  59. Murphy, B.; Davis, M. E.; Xu, B. J., "The Effect of Adsorbed Molecule Gas-Phase Deprotonation Enthalpy on Ion Exchange in Sodium Exchanged Zeolites: An In Situ FTIR Investigation," Top. Catal., 58(7-9), 393-404 (2015). [DOI:10.1007/s11244-015-0383-z]
  60. Hwang, S. J.; Gounder, R.; Bhawe, Y.; Orazov, M.; Bermejo-Deval, R.; Davis, M. E., "Solid State NMR Characterization of Sn-Beta Zeolites that Catalyze Glucose Isomerization and Epimerization," Top. Catal., 58(7-9), 435-440 (2015). [DOI:10.1007/s11244-015-0388-7]
  61. Chang, C. C.; Cho, H. J.; Wang, Z. P.; Wang, X. T.; Fan, W., "Fluoride-Free Synthesis of a Sn-BEA Catalyst by Dry Gel Conversion," Green Chem., 17(5), 2943-2951 (2015). [DOI:10.1039/c4gc02457e]
  62. Agrawal, K. V.; Topuz, B.; Pham, T. C. T.; Nguyen, T. H.; Sauer, N.; Rangnekar, N.; Zhang, H.; Narasimharao, K.; Basahel, S. N.; Francis, L. F.; Macosko, C. W.; Al-Thabaiti, S.; Tsapatsis, M.; Yoon, K. B., "Oriented MFI Membranes by Gel-Less Secondary Growth of Sub-100 nm MFI-Nanosheet Seed Layers," Adv. Mater., 27(21), 3243-3249 (2015). [DOI:10.1002/adma.201405893]
  63. Xie, J.; Yao, X. H.; Cheng, Q. M.; Madden, I. P.; Dornath, P.; Chang, C.-C.; Fan, W. and Wang, D. W., "Three Dimensionally Ordered Mesoporous Carbon as a Stable, High-Performance Li-O2 Battery Cathode," Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 54(14), 4299-4303 (2015). [DOI:10.1002/anie.201410786]
  64. Patet, R. E.; Nikbin, N.; Williams, C. L.; Green, S. K.; Chang, C.-C.; Fan, W.; Caratzoulas, S.; Dauenhauer, P. J.; Vlachos, D. G., "Kinetic Regime Change in the Tandem Dehydrative Aromatization of Furan Diels–Alder Products," ACS Catal., 5(4), 2367-2375 (2015). [DOI:10.1021/cs5020783]
  65. Mironenko, A. V.; Gilkey, M. J.; Panagiotopoulou, P.; Facas, G.; Vlachos, D. G.; Xu, B., "Ring Activation of Furanic Compounds on Ruthenium-Based Catalysts," J. Phys. Chem. C, 119(11), 6075-6085 (2015). [DOI:10.1021/jp512649b]
  66. Jenness, G. R.; Vlachos, D. G., "DFT Study of the Conversion of Furfuryl Alcohol to 2-Methylfuran on RuO2 (110)," J. Phys. Chem. C, 119(11), 5938-5945 (2015). [DOI:10.1021/jp5109015]
  67. Vorotnikov, V.; Vlachos, D. G., "Group Additivity and Modified Linear Scaling Relations for Estimating Surface Thermochemistry on Transition Metal Surfaces: Application to Furanics," J. Phys. Chem. C, 119(19), 10417-10426 (2015). [DOI:10.1021/acs.jpcc.5b01696]
  68. Kumar, P.; Agrawal, K. V.; Tsapatsis, M.; Mkhoyan, K. A, "Quantification of Thickness and Wrinkling of Exfoliated 2-Dimensional Zeolite Nanosheets," Nat. Commun, 6, Article 7128 (2015). [DOI:10.1038/ncomms8128]
  69. Deng, W.; Kennedy, J. R.; Tsilomelekis, G.; Zheng, W.; Nikolakis, V, "Cellulose Hydrolysis in Acidified LiBr Molten Salt Hydrate (MSH) Media," Ind. Eng. Chem. Res., 54(19), 5226–5236 (2015). [DOI:10.1021/acs.iecr.5b00757]
  70. Yang, L.; Tsilomelekis, G.; Caratzoulas, S.; Vlachos, D. G., "Mechanism of Brønsted Acid-Catalyzed Glucose Dehydration," ChemSusChem, 8(8), 1334-1341 (2015). [DOI:10.1002/cssc.201403264]
  71. Xiong, K.; Yu, W.; Vlachos, D. G.; Chen, J. G., "Reaction Pathways of Biomass-Derived Oxygenates over Metals and Carbides: From Model Surfaces to Supported Catalysts," ChemCatChem, 7(9), 1402-1421 (2015). [DOI:10.1002/cctc.201403067]
  72. Courtney, T. D.; Chang, C.-C.; Gorte, R. J.; Lobo, R. F.; Fan, W.; Nikolakis, V., "Effect of Water Treatment on Sn-BEA Zeolite: Origin of 960 cm−1 FTIR Peak," Microporous Mesoporous Mater., 210, 69-76 (2015). [DOI:10.1016/j.micromeso.2015.02.012]
  73. Xiong, R. C.; Miller, J.; Leon, M.; Nikolakis, V.; Sandler, S. I., "Evaluation of COSMO-SAC Method for the Prediction of the Alcohol-Water Partition Coefficients of the Compounds Encountered in Aqueous Phase Fructose Dehydration," Chem. Eng. Sci., 126, 169-176 (2015). [DOI:10.1016/j.ces.2014.12.014]
  74. Wang, S. G.; Vorotnikov, V.; Vlachos, D. G., "Coverage-induced Conformational Effects on Activity and Selectivity: Hydrogenation and Decarbonylation of Furfural on Pd(111)," ACS Catal., 5(1), 104-112 (2015). [DOI:10.1021/cs5015145]
  75. Myint, M.; Chen, J. G., "Understanding the Role of Metal-modified Mo(110) Bimetallic Surfaces for C-O/C=O and C-C Bond Scission in C3 Oxygenates," ACS Catal., 5(1), 256-263 (2015). [DOI:10.1021/cs5012734]
  76. Luo, J.; Arroyo-Ramirez, L.; Gorte, R. J.; Tzoulaki, D.; Vlachos, D. G., "Hydrodeoxygenation of HMF Over Pt/C in a Continuous Flow Reactor," AIChE J., 61(2), 590-597 (2015). [DOI:10.1002/aic.14660]
  77. Lin, Z.; Nikolakis, V.; Ierapetritou, M., "Life Cycle Assessment of Biobased p-Xylene Production," Ind. Eng. Chem. Res., 54(8), 2366-2378 (2015). [DOI:10.1021/ie5037287]
  78. Korobko, R.; Lerner, A.; Li, Y. Y.; Wachtel, E.; Frenkel, A. I.; Lubomirsky, I., "In-situ Extended X-ray Absorption Fine Structure Study of Electrostriction in Gd Doped Ceria," Appl. Phys. Lett., 106(4), 5 (2015). [DOI:10.1063/1.4906857]
  79. Dornath, P.; Cho, H. J.; Paulsen, A. D.; Dauenhauer, P. J.; Fan, W., "Efficient Mechano-catalytic Depolymerization of Crystalline Cellulose by Formation of Branched Glucan Chains," Green Chem., 17(2), 769-775 (2015). [DOI:10.1039/c4gc02187h]
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