Research

Current Research Topics

 

Heterogeneous Catalysis
Syngas Conversion to Higher Alcohols
Hydrogenation and Hydrodeoxygenation of Biomass-Derived Oxygenates

 

Supported Molecular Catalysis
Design of Supported Catalysts for Enantioselective Reactions in Flow Reactors
Framework Design of Acid-Base Bifunctional Catalysts on Silica and Polymer Supports
Supported C-H Activation Catalysts

 

Separations
Supported Amine Materials for CO2 Capture from Flue Gas
Supported Amine Materials for CO2 Capture from Ultra-Dilute Gases such as Ambient Air
Thermodynamics and Kinetics of CO2 Adsorption on Supported Amine Materials
Metal-Organic Framework Membranes
Metal-Organic Framework Adsorbents for CO2 Capture from Ultra-Dilute Gases such as Ambient Air

 

Reactive Separations
Alkane Dehydrogentation in Catalytic Zeolite Membrane Reactors
Separation and Reaction of Trace Air Pollutants