337 Catalytic Processing of Fossil and Biorenewable Feedstocks V: Acids and Polyols

Tuesday, November 15, 2016: 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Franciscan B (Hilton San Francisco Union Square)
Description:
Catalysis can play a key role in environmentally benign production of biodegradable and/or renewable chemicals and materials. This season focuses on catalyst and catalytic process development for producing chemicals and fuels from biomass, petroleum, and coal.

Sponsor:
Catalysis and Reaction Engineering Division
Co-Sponsor(s):
Alternative Energy & Enabling Technologies (T4E), BioFuels (T4F)

Chair:
Taejin Kim
Email: taejin.kim@stonybrook.edu

Co-chairs:
Eleni A. Kyriakidou
Email: kyriakidoue@ornl.gov

Ana Alba-Rubio
Email: ana.albarubio@utoledo.edu


12:30 PM

12:50 PM
(337b) Biomass Conversion to Acrylonitrile Monomer-Precursor for Production of Carbon Fibers
Jadid Samad, Lindsey Chatterton, Zora Govedarica and Amit Goyal

1:10 PM
(337c) Catalytic Conversion of Polyols to Olefins
Bryan E. Sharkey and Friederike C. Jentoft

1:50 PM
(337e) Mesoporous Catalysts for Conversion of 2,3-Butanediol to Butene
Quanxing Zheng, Jason Grossardt, Haider Almkhelfe, Jiayi Xu, Brian P. Grady, Placidus B. Amama and Keith L. Hohn

2:10 PM
Break

2:30 PM
(337g) Polar Aprotic Solvent Effects on the Catalytic Conversion of Fructose to 5-(hydroxymethyl)Fulfural or Lactic Acid
Christian G. Rivera-Goyco, Michelle M. Marrero-Vazquez, Leida M. Vazquez-Ramos, Yomaira J. Pagan-Torres and Nelson Cardona-Martinez
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