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10 Citations (Scopus)

Insight into CO Activation over Cu(100) under Electrochemical Conditions

Sheng, T., Wang, D., Lin, W. F., Hu, P. & Sun, S. G., 01 Feb 2016, In : Electrochimica Acta. 190, p. 446-454 9 p.

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Carbon Monoxide
Chemical activation
Electrodes
Electrocatalysis
Electrons
7 Citations (Scopus)
224 Downloads (Pure)
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Galactokinase
Glutamic Acid
Enzymes
Methionine
Galactosemias
77 Citations (Scopus)

In Situ Monitoring and Mechanism of the Mechanochemical Formation of a Microporous MOF-74 Framework

Julien, P. A., Uzarevic ̌, K., Katsenis, A. D., Kimber, S. A. J., Wang, T., Farha, O. K., Zhang, Y., Casaban, J., Germann, L. S., Etter, M., Dinnebier, R. E., James, S., Halasz, I. & Frisčic, T., 09 Mar 2016, In : Journal of the American Chemical Society (JACS). 138 , p. 2929-2932

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Metals
Synchrotrons
Monitoring
X-Ray Diffraction
Oxides
8 Citations (Scopus)
157 Downloads (Pure)
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elution
Enantiomers
enantiomers
Molecular dynamics
molecular dynamics
7 Citations (Scopus)
239 Downloads (Pure)

Intrinsically flexible electronic materials for smart device applications

Lorenzo, M., Zhu, B. & Srinivasan, G., 2016, In : Green Chemistry. 18, 12, p. 3513-3517 5 p.

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Flexible electronics
Ionic Liquids
Ionic liquids
polymer
Conducting polymers
5 Citations (Scopus)

Investigation of the chemical origin and evidential value of differences in the SERS spectra of blue gel inks

Ho, Y. C., Lee, W. & Bell, S., 07 Sep 2016, In : The Analyst. 141, 17, p. 5152-5158

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Ink
Gels
gel
dye
Coloring Agents
13 Citations (Scopus)
135 Downloads (Pure)

Ionic Liquid-Based Microemulsions in Catalysis

Hejazifar, M., Earle, M., Seddon, K. R., Zirbs, R. & Bica, K., 16 Dec 2016, In : Journal of Organic Chemistry. 81, 24, p. 12332-12339

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Heptanes
Ionic Liquids
Microemulsions
Palladium
Catalysis
174 Citations (Scopus)
849 Downloads (Pure)

Ionic liquid gel materials: applications in green and sustainable chemistry

Marr, P. C. & Marr, A. C., 2016, In : Green Chemistry. 18, 1, p. 105-128 24 p.

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Ionic Liquids
Ionic liquids
Gels
gel
Functional materials
9 Citations (Scopus)

Ionic liquids as modulators of fragrance release in consumer goods

Ferrero Vallana, F. M., Girling, R. P., Gunaratne, H. Q. N., Holland, L. A. M., Mcnamee, P. M., Seddon, K. R., Stonehouse, J. R. & Todini, O., 2016, In : New journal of chemistry. 40, 12, p. 9958-9967 10 p.

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Fragrances
Ionic Liquids
Ionic liquids
Modulators
Vapor pressure
9 Citations (Scopus)

Kinetics of methylene blue (MB) photocatalyzed reduction and dark regeneration in a colorimetric oxygen sensor

Ollis, D., Mills, A. & Lawrie, K., 05 May 2016, In : Applied Catalysis B: Environmental. 184, p. 201-207 7 p.

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Oxygen sensors
Methylene Blue
Coloring Agents
Dyes
regeneration
14 Citations (Scopus)
262 Downloads (Pure)

Kinetics of the photocatalysed oxidation of NO in the ISO 22197 reactor

Mills, A., Burns, L., O'Rourke, C. & Elouali, S., 01 May 2016, In : Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A: Chemistry. 321, p. 137-142 6 p.

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reactors
Oxidation
oxidation
Kinetics
kinetics
121 Citations (Scopus)

Lipopeptides from Bacillus and Paenibacillus spp.: A Gold Mine of Antibiotic Candidates

Cochrane, S. A. & Vederas, J. C., Jan 2016, In : Medicinal Research Reviews. 36, 1, p. 4-31 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Paenibacillus
Lipopeptides
Gold
Bacillus
Anti-Bacterial Agents
68 Citations (Scopus)

Low-Overpotential High-Activity Mixed Manganese and Ruthenium Oxide Electrocatalysts for Oxygen Evolution Reaction in Alkaline Media

Browne, M. P., Nolan, H., Duesberg, G. S., Colavita, P. E. & Lyons, M. E. G., Mar 2016, In : ACS Catalysis. 6, 4, p. 2408-2415 6.

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Ruthenium
Electrocatalysts
Manganese
Oxides
Oxygen
3 Citations (Scopus)

Magnetic actuation of catalytic microparticles for the enhancement of mass transfer rate in a flow reactor

Lisk, P., Bonnot, E., Rahman, M. T., Pollard, R., Bowman, R., Degirmenci, V. & Rebrov, E. V., 15 Dec 2016, In : Chemical Engineering Journal. 306, p. 352-361

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mass transfer
Mass transfer
particle motion
Magnetic fields
magnetic field
16 Citations (Scopus)
190 Downloads (Pure)

Measurement of Local Sodium Ion Levels near Micelle Surfaces with Fluorescent Photoinduced-Electron-Transfer Sensors

Uchiyama, S., Fukatsu, E., McClean, G. D. & de Silva, A. P., 11 Jan 2016, In : Angewandte Chemie International Edition. 54, 2, p. 768-771 4 p.

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Micelles
Sodium
Membranes
Molecules
Electrons
5 Citations (Scopus)
147 Downloads (Pure)

Mercury capture on a supported chlorocuprate(II) ionic liquid adsorbent studied using operando synchrotron X-ray absorption spectroscopy

Boada, R., Cibin, G., Coleman, F., Diaz-Moreno, S., Gianolio, D., Hardacre, C., Hayama, S., Holbrey, J. D., Ramli, R., Seddon, K. R., Srinivasan, G. & Swadzba-Kwasny, M., 2016, In : Dalton Transactions. 45, 47, p. 18946-18953 8 p.

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Ionic Liquids
X ray absorption spectroscopy
adsorbents
Synchrotrons
Mercury
7 Citations (Scopus)

Microwave Synthesis of Short-Chained Fluorinated Ionic Liquids and Their Surface Properties

Breen, J. M., Olejarz, S. & Seddon, K. R., 2016, In : ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering. 4, 2 , p. 387-391 5 p.

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Ionic Liquids
Ionic liquids
Surface-Active Agents
Surface properties
surfactant
5 Citations (Scopus)

Miniature bread baking as a timesaving research approach and mathematical modeling of browning kinetics

Zhang, L., Putranto, A., Zhou, W., Boom, R. M., Schutyser, M. A. I. & Chen, X. D., 01 Oct 2016, In : Food and Bioproducts processing. 100, Part A, p. 401-411 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bread
baking
breads
Moisture
mathematical models
51 Citations (Scopus)

Mixing Enthalpy for Binary Mixtures Containing Ionic Liquids

Podgoršek, A., Jacquemin, J., Pádua, A. A. H. & Costa Gomes, M. F., 04 May 2016, In : Chemical Reviews. 32 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ionic Liquids
Binary mixtures
Enthalpy
Fluids
Thermodynamics
13 Citations (Scopus)
211 Downloads (Pure)

Neutron Scattering of Aromatic and Aliphatic Liquids

Falkowska, M., Bowron, D. T., Manyar, H. G., Hardacre, C. & Youngs, T. G. A., 04 Jul 2016, In : ChemPhysChem. 17, 13, p. 2043-2055 13 p.

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Neutron scattering
neutron scattering
Toluene
Liquids
Distribution functions
31 Citations (Scopus)

New Luminescent Polynuclear Metal Complexes with Anticancer Properties: Toward Structure-Activity Relationships

Wenzel, M., De Almeida, A., Bigaeva, E., Kavanagh, P., Picquet, M., Le Gendre, P., Bodio, E. & Casini, A., 07 Mar 2016, In : Inorganic Chemistry. 55, 5, p. 2544-2557 14 p.

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Coordination Complexes
transporter
Facilitative Glucose Transport Proteins
cancer
Cells
298 Downloads (Pure)

New Method Based on the UNIFAC–VISCO Model for the Estimation of Ionic Liquids Viscosity Using the Experimental Data Recommended by Mathematical Gnostics

Zhao, N., Oozeerally, R., Degirmenci, V., Wagner, Z., Bendová, M. & Jacquemin, J., 10 Oct 2016, In : Journal of Chemical and Engineering Data. 61, 11, p. 3908-3921 14 p.

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Ionic Liquids
Viscosity of liquids
Ionic liquids
Viscosity
Ions
20 Citations (Scopus)
465 Downloads (Pure)

New Method for the Estimation of Viscosity of Pure and Mixtures of Ionic Liquids Based on the UNIFAC–VISCO Model

Zhao, N., Jacquemin, J., Oozeerally, R. & Degirmenci, V., 31 May 2016, In : Journal of Chemical and Engineering Data. 61, 6, p. 2160–2169

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Ionic Liquids
Ionic liquids
Viscosity
Anions
Cations
48 Citations (Scopus)
234 Downloads (Pure)

Novel ketone diet enhances physical and cognitive performance

Murray, A. J., Knight, N. S., Cole, M. A., Cochlin, L. E., Carter, E., Tchabanenko, K., Pichulik, T., Gulston, M. K., Atherton, H. J., Schroeder, M. A., Deacon, R. M. J., Kashiwaya, Y., King, M. T., Pawlosky, R., Rawlins, J. N. P., Tyler, D. J., Griffin, J. L., Robertson, J., Veech, R. L. & Clarke, K., 15 Aug 2016, In : The FASEB Journal.

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Nutrition
Ketones
Diet
Rats
Adenosine Triphosphate
5 Citations (Scopus)
121 Downloads (Pure)

Novel time-temperature and 'consume-within' indicator based on gas-diffusion

Mills, A., Graham, A., Hawthorne, D. & Lawrie, K., 2016, In : Chemical Communications. p. 13987-13990 4 p.

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Diffusion in gases
Ammonia
Labels
Temperature
Adhesives
4 Citations (Scopus)
127 Downloads (Pure)

Oxidative biotransformations of phenol substrates catalysed by toluene dioxygenase: a molecular docking study

Hoering, P., Rothschild-Mancinelli, K., D. Sharma, N., Boyd, D. R. & Allen, C. C. R., 28 Oct 2016, In : JOURNAL OF MOLECULAR CATALYSIS B-ENZYMATIC.

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Biotransformation
Phenol
Phenols
Toluene
Hydrogen
8 Citations (Scopus)
206 Downloads (Pure)

Pathways of the Photocatalytic Reaction of Acetate in H2O and D2O Combined: An EPR and ATR-FTIR Study

Belhadj, H., Melchers, S., Robertson, P. K. J. & Bahnemann, D. W., Dec 2016, In : Journal of Catalysis. 344, p. 831-840 10 p.

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Paramagnetic resonance
acetates
Acetates
Adsorption
adducts
6 Citations (Scopus)
393 Downloads (Pure)

Periodate – an alternative oxidant for testing potential water oxidation catalysts

Mills, A., Hazafy, D., Elouali, S. & O'Rourke, C., 2016, In : Journal of Materials Chemistry A. 4, 8, p. 2863-2872 10 p.

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Oxidants
Oxidation
Catalysts
Water
Testing
6 Citations (Scopus)
135 Downloads (Pure)

Phosphorylation Mechanism of Phosphomevalonate Kinase: Implications for Rational Engineering of Isoprenoid Biosynthetic Pathway Enzymes

Huang, M., Wei, K., Li, X., McClory, J., Hu, G., Zou, J-W. & Timson, D. J., 27 Sep 2016, In : Journal of Physical Chemistry B.

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Phosphorylation
Adenosinetriphosphate
Drug products
Enzymes
Proton transfer
12 Citations (Scopus)
239 Downloads (Pure)

Physical-Chemical Characterization of Binary Mixtures of 1-Butyl-1-methylpyrrolidinium Bis{(trifluoromethyl)sulfonyl}imide and Aliphatic Nitrile Solvents as Potential Electrolytes for Electrochemical Energy Storage Applications

Neale, A. R., Schütter, C., Wilde, P., Goodrich, P., Hardacre, C., Passerini, S., Balducci, A. & Jacquemin, J., 21 Dec 2016, In : Journal of Chemical and Engineering Data. p. 376-390 15 p.

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Imides
Nitriles
Binary mixtures
Energy storage
Electrolytes
79 Citations (Scopus)

Plasma-photocatalytic conversion of CO2 at low temperatures: Understanding the synergistic effect of plasma-catalysis

Mei, D., Zhu, X., Wu, C., Ashford, B., Williams, P. T. & Tu, X., 01 Mar 2016, In : Applied Catalysis B: Environmental. 182, p. 525-532

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catalysis
Catalysis
Plasmas
plasma
Photocatalysts
2 Citations (Scopus)

Preparation and characterization of Pr0.6Sr0.4FeO3-δ-Ce0.9Pr0.1O2-δ nanofiber structured composite cathode for IT-SOFCs

Jin, C., Mao, Y., Rooney, D. W., Zhang, N. & Sun, K., 15 May 2016, In : Ceramics international. 42, 7, p. 9311-9314 4 p.

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Nanofibers
Solid oxide fuel cells (SOFC)
Cathodes
Composite materials
Electrolytes
4 Citations (Scopus)

Preparation and properties of organo-soluble tetraphenylethylene monolayer-protected gold nanorods

Cao, T., Li, D., Yao, X., Xu, Y. & Ma, X., 06 Sep 2016, In : Dyes and Pigments. 124, p. 1-5 5 p.

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Nanorods
Gold
Monolayers
Sulfhydryl Compounds
Molecules
14 Citations (Scopus)
100 Downloads (Pure)

Production and application of carbon nanotubes, as a co-product of hydrogen from the pyrolysis-catalytic reforming of waste plastic

Wu, C., Nahil, M. A., Miskolczi, N., Huang, J. & Williams, P. T., 01 Sep 2016, In : PROCESS SAFETY AND ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION. 103, p. 107-114

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Catalytic reforming
plastic waste
Carbon Nanotubes
pyrolysis
Hydrogen
1 Citation (Scopus)

Quantitative structure-hydrophobicity relationships of molecular fragments and beyond

Zou, J., Huang, M., Huang, J-X., Hu, G-X. & Jiang, Y-J., Mar 2016, In : Journal of Molecular Graphics and Modelling. 64, p. 110-120

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Hydrophobicity
hydrophobicity
fragments
Hydrogen bonds
hydrogen bonds
7 Citations (Scopus)

Raman Analysis of Dilute Aqueous Samples by Localized Evaporation of Submicroliter Droplets on the Tips of Superhydrophobic Copper Wires

Cheung, M., Lee, W. W. Y., McCracken, J. N., Larmour, I. A., Brennan, S. & Bell, S. E. J., 19 Apr 2016, In : Analytical Chemistry. 88, 8, p. 4541-4547 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Copper
Evaporation
Wire
Glucose
Sucrose
5 Citations (Scopus)
Quartz crystal microbalances
Porosity
Ointments
Water
Sol-gels
24 Citations (Scopus)
179 Downloads (Pure)

Rational design of a (S)-selective-Transaminase for asymmetric synthesis of (1S)-1-(1,1'-biphenyl 2-yl)ethanamine

Dourado, D. F. A. R., Pohle, S., Carvalho, A. T. P., Dheeman, D. S., Caswell, J. M., Skvortsov, T., Miskelly, I., Brown, R. T., Quinn, D. J., Allen, C. C. R., Kulakov, L., Huang, M. & Moody, T. S., 04 Oct 2016, In : ACS Catalysis.

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Transaminases
Amines
Ketones
Catalyst activity
Enzymes
8 Citations (Scopus)

Reversibility Iteration Method to Understand Reaction Networks and to Solve Micro-Kinetics in Heterogeneous Catalysis

Chen, J., Mao, Y., Wang, H-F. & Hu, P., 07 Oct 2016, In : ACS Catalysis. 6, 10, p. 7078-7087 10 p.

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Newton-Raphson method
Catalysis
Reaction rates
Kinetics
Chemical potential
5 Citations (Scopus)
280 Downloads (Pure)

Robust Room Temperature Hysteresis in an FeIII Spin Crossover Metallomesogen

Fitzpatrick, A. J., Martinho, P. N., Gildea, B. J., Holbrey, J. D. & Morgan, G. G., May 2016, In : European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry. 2016, 13-14, p. 2025-2029 5 p.

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Hysteresis
Thermal cycling
Structural properties
Differential scanning calorimetry
Magnetic properties
7 Citations (Scopus)
134 Downloads (Pure)

Selective Hydrogenation of Halogenated Arenes using porous Manganese Oxide (OMS-2) and Platinum supported OMS-2 Catalysts

McManus, I. J., Daly, H., Manyar, H. G., Taylor, S. F. R., Thompson, J. M. & Hardacre, C., 2016, In : Faraday Discussions. 188, p. 451-466 16 p.

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manganese oxides
Platinum
Hydrogenation
hydrogenation
platinum
17 Citations (Scopus)
84 Downloads (Pure)

SERS of meso-droplets supported on superhydrophobic wires allows exquisitely sensitive detection of dipicolinic acid, an anthrax biomarker, considerably below the infective dose

Cheung, M., Lee, W. W. Y., Cowcher, D. P., Goodacre, R. & Bell, S. E. J., 2016, In : Chemical Communications. 52, 64, p. 9925-9928 4 p.

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Biomarkers
Wire
Acids
Colloids
Bacilli
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Silica-supported chlorometallate(III) ionic liquids as recyclable catalysts for Diels–Alder reaction under solventless conditions

Matuszek, K., Chrobok, A., Latos, P., Markiton, M., Szymanska, K., Jarzebski, A. & Swadzba-Kwasny, M., 21 Nov 2016, In : CATALYSIS SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY. 6, 22, p. 8129-8137

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Ionic Liquids
Ionic liquids
Silicon Dioxide
Silica
Catalysts
7 Citations (Scopus)

Simultaneous biosorption of methylene blue and trivalent chromium onto olive stone

Trujillo, M. C., Martín-Lara, M. A., Albadarin, A. B., Mangwandi, C. & Calero, M., 2016, In : Desalination and Water Treatment. 57, 37, p. 17400-17410 11 p.

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Biosorption
Methylene Blue
Chromium
chromium
Textile industry
27 Citations (Scopus)
286 Downloads (Pure)

Simultaneous cellulose conversion and hydrogen production assisted by cellulose decomposition under UV-light photocatalysis

Zhang, G., Ni, C., Huang, X., Welgamage, A., Lawton, L. A., Robertson, P. K. J. & Irvine, J. T. S., 2016, In : Chemical Communications. 52, p. 1673-1676 4 p.

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Photocatalysis
Hydrogen production
Cellulose
Ultraviolet radiation
Decomposition

Solubility study of tobramycin in room temperature ionic liquids: an experimental and computational based study

Cunningham, R., Forero-Martinez, N. C., Hardacre, C., Youngs, T. G. A. & Migaud, M. E., 2016, In : RSC Advances. 6, 109, p. 107214-107218 5 p.

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Ionic Liquids
Tobramycin
Ionic liquids
Solubility
Acetates
6 Citations (Scopus)
177 Downloads (Pure)

Solvation Structure of Uracil in Ionic Liquids

Norman, S. E., Turner, A. H., Holbrey, J. D. & Youngs, T. G. A., 05 Dec 2016, In : ChemPhysChem. 17, 23, p. 3923-3931 9 p.

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Ionic Liquids
uracil
Uracil
Solvation
solvation
3 Citations (Scopus)
128 Downloads (Pure)

Spatial Variations of the Methanogenic Communities in the Sediments of Tropical Mangroves

Jing, H., Cheung, S., Zhou, Z., Wu, C., Nagarajan, S. & Liu, H., 29 Sep 2016, In : PLoS ONE. 11, 9, 18 p., e0161065.

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Methanogens
methanogens
Methane
spatial variation
Methanosarcinales
7 Citations (Scopus)
230 Downloads (Pure)
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Tegafur
Prodrugs
Polymers
Fluorouracil
Pyridine
2 Citations (Scopus)

Studies into the effect of temperature on the impact of model particles in co-melt granulation

Grau-Bove, J., Mangwandi, C., Walker, G., Ring, D. & Cronin, K., 01 Jun 2016, In : Powder Technology. 294, p. 411-420 10 p.

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Granulation
Polyethylene glycols
Melting point
Temperature
Binders