School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering

  • 39 Stranmillis Road, David Keir Building

    BT9 5AG Belfast

    United Kingdom

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2018

Preface to the Special Issue on Selected Papers from the Sixth International Conference on Semiconductor Photochemistry - SP-6

Robertson, P. K. J., Wark, M., Bahnemann, D. W., Bloh, J. Z. & Marschall, R., Nov 2018, In : Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A: Chemistry. 366, p. 1-2

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Preparation, modification and development of Ni-based catalysts for catalytic reforming of tar produced from biomass gasification

Zhang, Z., Liu, L., Shen, B. & Wu, C., Oct 2018, In : Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews. 94, p. 1086-1109 24 p.

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Preparation and Characterization of Beclomethasone Dipropionate Solvates

Weiss, C., McLoughlin, P., Manesiotis, P., Redington, W. & Cathcart, H., 28 Aug 2018, In : Crystal Growth and Design. 18, 10, p. 5832-5844 13 p.

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Pressing Solids Directly Into Sheets of Plasmonic Nanojunctions Enables Solvent-Free Surface-Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy

Xu, Y., Ye, Z., Li, C., McCabe, H., Kelly, J. & Bell, S. E. J., Dec 2018, In : Applied Materials Today. 13, p. 352-358 7 p.

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Producing carbon nanotubes from thermochemical conversion of waste plastics using Ni/ceramic based catalyst

Liu, X., Shen, B., Wu, Z., Parlett, C. M. A., Han, Z., George, A., Yuan, P., Patel, D. & Wu, C., 31 Dec 2018, In : Chemical Engineering Science. 192, p. 882-891

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Production of carbon nanotubes (CNTs) from thermochemical conversion of waste plastics using Ni/anodic aluminum oxide (AAO) template catalyst

Liu, X., Shen, B., Yuan, P., Patel, D. & Wu, C., 31 Jan 2018, In : Energy Procedia. 142, p. 525-530

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Progress in the development and application of CaO-based adsorbents for CO2 capture a review

Sun, H., Wu, C., Shen, B., Zhang, X., Zhang, Y. & Huang, J., 05 Sep 2018, In : Materials Today Sustainability. p. 1-27

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12 Citations (Scopus)

Quantification of anaerobic digestion feedstocks for a regional bioeconomy

Curry, R., Pérez Camacho, M. N., Brennan, R., Gilkinson, S., Cromie, T., Foster, P., Smyth, B., Orozco, A., Groom, E., Murray, S., Hanna, J-A., Kelly, M., Burke, M., Black, A., Irvine, C., Rooney, D., Glover, S., McCullough, G., Foley, A. & Ellis, G., 15 Oct 2018, In : Proceedings of the ICE - Waste and Resource Management. p. 253–272

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Rational Design of New Cyclic Analogues of the Antimicrobial Lipopeptide Tridecaptin A1

Ballantine, R., Li, Y-X., Qian, P-Y. & Cochrane, S., 04 Sep 2018, In : Chemical Communications. p. 1-4

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Rationalisation of a mechanism for sensing single point variants in target DNA using anthracene-tagged base discriminating probes

Duprey, J-L. H. A., Bassani, D. M., Hyde, E. I., Jonusauskas, G., Ludwig, C., Rodger, A., Spencer, N., Vyle, J. S., Wilkie, J., Zhao, Z-Y. & Tucker, J. H. R., 2018, In : Organic & biomolecular chemistry. 16, 35, p. 6576-6585 10 p.

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SCILLs as selective catalysts for the oxidation of aromatic alcohols

Podolean, I., Pavel, O. D., Manyar, H. G., Taylor, S. F. R., Ralphs, K., Goodrich, P., Pârvulescu, V. I. & Hardacre, C., 05 Jul 2018, In : Catalysis Today. 7 p.

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Seaweed as an Alternative Animal Feed

Ford, L., Dick, J., Sheldrake, G., Theodoridou, K. & Walsh, P., 28 May 2018.

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Seaweed as an Alternative Pig Feed (oral)

Ford, L., Sheldrake, G., Theodoridou, K., Dick, J. & Walsh, P., 2018.

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Selective Hydrogenation of 5-Hydroxymethylfurfural to 2,5-dihydroxymethylfuran using Octahedral Molecular Sieve support as Catalyst

Manyar, H., Dicks, J., Ralphs, K., Tiwari, M. & Ranade, V., 28 Oct 2018.

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Selective monoalkylation of p-tert-butylcalix-[4]-arene in a methyl carbonate ionic liquid

Whiteside, R. E., Gunaratne, H. Q. N., Muzio, A. F. V. & Nockemann, P., 01 Oct 2018, In : Chemical Communications.

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Silicon Photoanodes for Solar-Driven Oxidation of Brine: A Nanoscale, Photo-Active Analog of the Dimensionally-Stable Anode

O'Rourke, C., Tang Kong, R., Mills, A. & McIntyre, P. C., 29 Dec 2018, In : Journal of the Electrochemical Society. 165, 16, p. H1072-H1079 8 p.

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Single-Domain Antibody-Functionalized pH-Responsive Amphiphilic Block Copolymer Nanoparticles for Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor Targeted Cancer Therapy

Gibson, T. J., Smyth, P., McDaid, W. J., Lavery, D., Thom, J., Cotton, G., Scott, C. J. & Themistou, E., 21 Aug 2018, In : ACS Macro Letters. 7, 8, p. 1010-1015

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Solubility Modifying Power of Zwitterionic Salts

Level, G., Vieira Fadul, M. & Blesic, M., 05 Mar 2018, In : ChemPhysChem. 19, 5, p. 575-580 5 p.

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Solvent degradation studies using hydrodynamic cavitation

Suryawanshi, P. G., Bhandari, V. M., Sorokhaibam, L. G., Ruparelia, J. P. & Ranade, V. V., Jan 2018, In : Environmental Progress and Sustainable Energy. 37, 1, p. 295-304 10 p.

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Spatial requirement for phenylacetone monooxygenases for transformation of non-native linear substrates

Carvalho, A., Dourado, D., Skvortsov, T., Miguel, D. A., Ferguson, L., Quinn, D., Moody, T. & Huang, M., 03 Jan 2018, In : Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics. p. 1-32

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Spontaneous Substitutions on Phosphorus Trihalides in Imidazolium Halide Ionic Liquids: A Grotthuss Diffusion of Anions?

Holloczki, O., Wolff, A., Pallmann, J., Whiteside, R., Hartley, J., Grasser, M. A., Nockemann, P., Brunner, E., Doert, T. & Ruck, M., 29 Aug 2018, In : Chemistry - A European Journal.

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State-of-the-art on the production and application of carbon nanomaterials from biomass

Wang, Z., Shen, D., Wu, C. & Gu, S., 09 Oct 2018, In : Green Chemistry. 20, p. 5031-5057 27 p.

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Structure and dynamics of ionic liquids: general discussion

Swadzba-Kwasny, M., Holbrey, J. & Jacquemin, J., 01 Jan 2018, In : Faraday Discussions. 206, p. 291-337 47 p.

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Structures of DPAGT1 Explain Glycosylation Disease Mechanisms and Advance TB Antibiotic Design

Dong, Y. Y., Wang, H., Pike, A. C. W., Cochrane, S. A., Hamedzadeh, S., Wyszynski, F., Bushell, S., Royer, S. F., Widdick, D. A., Sajid, A., Boshoff, H. I., Park, Y., Lucas, R., Liu, W-M., Lee, S. S., Machida, T., Minall, L., Mehmood, S., Belaya, K., Liu, W-W. & 12 others, Chu, A., Shrestha, L., Mukhopadhyay, S. M. M., Strain-Damerell, C., Chalk, R., Burgess-Brown, N. A., Bibb, M., Barry 3rd, C., Robinson, C., Beeson, D., Davis, B. & Carpenter, E. P., 01 Nov 2018, In : Cell. 175, p. 1045-1058 14 p.

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Sum frequency generation spectroscopy of tetraalkylphosphonium ionic liquids at the air-liquid interface

Peñalber-Johnstone, C., Adamová, G., Plechkova, N. V., Bahrami, M., Ghaed-Sharaf, T., Ghatee, M. H., Seddon, K. R. & Baldelli, S., 21 May 2018, In : Journal of Chemical Physics. 148, 19, 13 p., 193841.

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Synthesis of MOFs-GO composites for enhanced drug delivery

Han, J., Xiao, B. & Mangwandi, C., 2018.

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Techno-economic analysis of wind power integrated with both compressed air energy storage (CAES) and biomass gasification energy storage (BGES) for power generation

Diyoke, C., Aneke, M., Wang, M. & Wu, C., 14 Jun 2018, In : RSC Advances. 8, 39, p. 22004-22022 19 p.

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Temperature-Controlled Selectivity of Hydrogenation and Hydrodeoxygenation in the Conversion of Biomass Molecule by the Ru 1 /mpg-C 3 N 4 Catalyst

Sheng, T., Wang, Z., Gong, W., Chen, W., Feng, Q., Xu, Q., Chen, C., Chen, C., Peng, Q., Gu, L., Zhao, H., Hu, P., Wang, D. & Li, Y., 12 Sep 2018, In : Journal of the American Chemical Society. 140, 36, p. 11161-11164

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Tethering of Pentamethylcyclopentadienyl and N-Heterocycle Stabilized Carbene Ligands by Intramolecular 1,4-Addition to a Polyfluorophenyl Substituent

Thomas, H. P., Marr, A. C., Morgan, P. J. & Saunders, G. C., 02 May 2018, In : Organometallics. 3 p.

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The Development and Application of an Evolutionary Algorithm for the Determination of Kinetic Parameters in Automotive Aftertreatment Models

Pedlow, A., McCullough, G., Goguet, A., Sellick, D. & Garcia-Afonso, O., 14 Feb 2018, In : Emission Control Science and Technology. 4, 2, p. 113-133

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The effect of chiral doping in achiral smectic liquid crystals on the de Vries characteristics: smectic layer thickness, electro-optics and birefringence

Swaminathan, V., Panov, V. P., Panarin, Y. P., Sreenilayam, S. P., Vij, J. K., Panov, A., Rodriguez-Lojo, D., Stevenson, P. J. & Gorecka, E., 16 Mar 2018, In : Liquid Crystals. 45, 4, p. 513-521 9 p.

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Theoretical insight into methanol steam reforming on indium oxide with different coordination environments

Wang, J., Wang, H. & Hu, P., 01 Mar 2018, In : Science China Chemistry. 61, 3, p. 336-343

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Thermal Analysis of Metal Organic Frameworks (MOFs)

Chen, S., Siti, B. C. E., Huang, Y., Yuan, Q., Zhang, C. & Xiao, B., 2018.

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Thermal behavior and kinetics of co-pyrolysis of cellulose and polyethylene with the addition of transition metals

Wang, Z., Shen, D., Wu, C. & Gu, S., 15 Sep 2018, In : Energy Conversion and Management. 172, p. 32-38 7 p.

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Thermal Characteristics of Biomass Pyrolysis Oil and Potential Hydrogen Production by Catalytic Steam Reforming

Gao, N., Quan, C., Ma, Z. & Wu, C., 19 Apr 2018, In : Energy and Fuels. 32, 4, p. 5234-5243 10 p.

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Thermal Conductivity Enhancement Phenomena in Ionic Liquid-Based Nanofluids (Ionanofluids)

Oster, K., Hardacre, C., Jacquemin, J., Ribeiro, A. P. C. & Elsinawi, A., 28 May 2018, In : Australian Journal of Chemistry.

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The structures of 1-(2-halo-6-fluorophenylmethyl)-1-methylimidazolium bromide salts

Lorenzini, F., Marr, A. C., Saunders, G. C. & Thomas, H., 16 Mar 2018, In : Journal of Fluorine Chemistry.

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Translating solid state organic synthesis from a mixer mill to a continuous twin screw extruder

James, S., Cao, Q., Crawford, D. & Browne, D., 18 Sep 2018, In : Green Chemistry. 20, 19, p. 4443-4447

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Triazolo[1,5-a]pyridine as Building Blocks for Universal Host Materials for High-Performance Red, Green, Blue and White Phosphorescent Organic Light-Emitting Devices

Song, W., Shi, L., Gao, L., Hu, P., Mu, H., Xia, Z., Huang, J. & Su, J., 14 Feb 2018, In : ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces. 10, 6, p. 5714-5722 9 p.

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Understanding Diatom Biosilica Dissolution and its Potential Application in Bone Tissue Regeneration

Han, R., Matthew Julius, Buchanan, F. & Walsh, P., 10 Jan 2018.

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Understanding the heat capacity enhancement in ionic liquid-based nanofluids (ionanofluids)

Oster, K., Hardacre, C., Jacquemin, J., Ribeiro, A. P. C. & Elsinawi, A., 01 Mar 2018, In : Journal of Molecular Liquids. 253, p. 326-339

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Unraveling the H2 promotional effect on the Palladium catalysed CO oxidation using a combination of temporally and spatially resolved investigations

Stewart, C., Gibson, E. K., Morgan, K., Cibin, G., Dent, A., Hardacre, C., Kondratenko, E. V., Kondratenko, V., McManus, C., Rogers, S., Stere, C-E., Chansai, S., Wang, Y-C., Haigh, S., Wells, P. & Goguet, A., 07 Sep 2018, In : ACS Catalysis. p. 8255-8262 8 p.

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Use of Batch Mixing To Investigate the Continuous Solvent-Free Mechanical Synthesis of OLED Materials by Twin-Screw Extrusion (TSE)

Crawford, D. E., James, S. L. & McNally, T., 02 Jan 2018, In : ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering. 6, 1, p. 193–201 9 p.

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