Nathan Ellebracht

E-mail: 
nellebracht [at] gatech.edu
Office: 
ES&T 2314
Mailing Address: 

School of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering
Georgia Institute of Technology
311 Ferst Dr. NW
Atlanta, GA 30332-0100

Educational Background
 B.S. Chemical Engineering, University of California, Berkeley 2014

Advisors
Christopher W. Jones

Project Title
Nanocellulose-based biomimetic catalysts for upgrading of furan compounds

Project Description
Developing amine-functionalized nanocellulose as cooperative acid-base catalysts for transformations of furanic compounds toward higher value fuels and chemicals.

Publications
W. van Coelen, H.g. Buss, N.C. Ellebracht, R.N. Zuckermann, R.N. Segalman. "Sequence of Hydrophobic and Hydrophilic Residues in Amphiphilic Polymer Coatings Affects Surface Structure and Marine Antifouling/Fouling Release Properties." ACS Macro Lett. 2014, 3, 364.

Favorite sports team
Oakland Athletics

Favorite vacation spot
Paris, France