Recent Faculty Publications

Vemuri Balakotaiah

  • Balakotaiah, V., et al.,

    "Autothermal reactor design for catalytic partial oxidations." Chemical Engineering Journal 374: 1403-1419

    , 2019
  • Sun, Z., et al,

    "Bifurcation analysis of catalytic partial oxidations in laboratory-scale packed-bed reactors with heat exchange." Chemical Engineering Journal 377.

    , 2019
  • Taghavi, M. and V. Balakotaiah,

    "Gas hold-up and bubble behavior in an upflow packed bed column in the limit of low flow rate." Aiche Journal 65(8).

    , 2019

Anil K. Bhowmick

  • K Dinesh Kumar, MS Satyanarayana, Ganesh C Basak, Anil Bhowmick,

    Adhesion between Compounded Elastomers: A Critical Review, Progress in Adhesion and Adhesives, 2019, Volume 4, Pages 99-191

    , 2019
  • H Sridharan, A Guha, S Bhattacharyya, AK Bhowmick, R Mukhopadhyay,

    Effect of Silica Loading and Coupling Agent on Wear and Fatigue Properties of a Tread Compound, Rubber Chemistry and Technology 92 (2), 326-349

    , 2019
  • PR Sreenath, Saptarshi Mandal, Seema Singh, Prolay Das, Anil K Bhowmick, K Dinesh Kumar,

    Remarkable synergetic effect by in-situ covalent hybridization of carbon dots with graphene oxide and carboxylated acrylonitrile-butadiene rubber, Polymer, Volume 175, Pages 283-293.

    , 2019

Praveen Bollini

  • Afrin, S., Bollini, P.*,

    Cerium Oxide Catalyzes the Selective Vapor Phase Hydrodeoxygenation of Anisole to Benzene at Ambient Pressures of Hydrogen, Ind. Eng. Chem. Res. 58, 14603-14607.

    , 2019
  • Bollini, P., Chen, T. T., Neurock, M., Bhan, A.,

    Mechanistic Role of Water in HSSZ-13 Catalyzed Methanol-to-Olefins Conversion, Catal. Sci. Technol. 9, 4374-4383.

    , 2019
  • Hall, J.N., Bollini, P.*,

    Structure, Characterization, and Catalytic Properties of Open-Metal Sites in Metal Organic Frameworks, React. Chem. Eng. 4, 207-222.

    , 2019

Patrick C. Cirino

  • Qian, S., et al,

    "Biosensor-guided improvements in salicylate production by recombinant Escherichia coli." Microbial Cell Factories 18.

    , 2019
  • Frei CS, Wang ZQ, Qian S, Deutsch S, Sutter M, & Cirino PC,

    Analysis of amino acid substitutions in AraC variants that respond to triacetic acid lactone. Protein Science, 25(4), 804-814. doi: 10.1002/pro.2873

    , 2016
  • Qian S, & Cirino PC,

    Using metabolite-responsive gene regulators to improve microbial biosynthesis. Current Opinion in Chemical Engineering, 14, 93-102. doi: 10.1016/j.coche.2016.08.020

    , 2016

Jacinta C. Conrad

  • Chen, R. J., et al.,

    "Influence of polymer flexibility on nanoparticle dynamics in semidilute solutions." Soft Matter 15(6): 1260-1268.

    , 2019
  • Conrad, J. C. and M. L. Robertson,

    "Towards mimicking biological function with responsive surface-grafted polymer brushes." Current Opinion in Solid State & Materials Science 23(1): 1-12.

    , 2019
  • J. C. Conrad and R. Poling-Skutvik,

    “Confined flow: Consequences and implications for bacteria and biofilms.” Annu. Rev. Chem. Biomol. Eng. 9, Review in Advance [DOI]

    , 2018

Vincent M. Donnelly

  • Arora, P., et al.,

    "Role of sulfur in catalyzing fluorine atom fast etching of silicon with smooth surface morphology." Journal of Vacuum Science & Technology A 37(6).

    , 2019
  • Chen, Y. M., et al.,

    "Nearly monoenergetic positive ion beam with self-neutralized space charge extracted from a pulsed plasma." Journal of Physics D-Applied Physics 52(35).

    , 2019
  • List, T., et al,

    "Complex transients in power modulated inductively-coupled chlorine plasmas." Plasma Sources Science & Technology 28(2).

    , 2019

Demetre J. Economou

  • Emilia W. Hirsch, Linfeng Du, Vincent M. Donnelly, and Demetre J. Economou,

    Evidence for anti-synergism between ion-assisted etching and in-plasma photo-assisted etching of silicon in a high-density chlorine plasma, J. Vac. Sci. Tech. A 38, 023009 (invited paper, special issue commemorating J. Coburn)

    , 2020
  • Kai Zhao, De-Qi Wen, Yong-Xin Liu, Michael A. Lieberman, Demetre J. Economou, and You-Nian Wang,

    “Observation of Nonlinear Standing Waves Excited by Plasma Series Resonance-Enhanced Harmonics in Capacitive Discharges,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 122, 185002

    , 2019
  • Ya-Ming Chen, Ryan Sawadichai, Siyuan Tian, Vincent M. Donnelly, Paul Ruchhoeft and Demetre J. Economou,

    “Nearly monoenergetic positive ion beam with self-neutralized space charge extracted from a pulsed plasma,” J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys.52, 355205

    , 2019

Micky Fleischer

  • M. T. Fleischer,

    Thermodynamics: Fundamentals and Applications for Chemical Engineers, Second Edition, Cognella Academic Publishing (ISBN: 978-1-5165-2668-0)

    , 2018
  • Fleischer, M.T., Cathy Cortez-Lambert, Diseye Komonibo, Guoda Liang, Jose Tusell, and Sukhpal Singh,

    “Steam-Methane Reforming Hydrogen Generation Plant,” AIChE Spring Meeting

    , 2014
  • M. T. Fleischer and H. W. Prengle, Jr.,

    Thermodynamics: Fundamentals and Applications for Chemical Engineers, First Edition, Cognella, 2013 (ISBN: 978-1-62131-643-5). Revised

    , 2014

Lars C. Grabow

  • Bruno, J. E., et al,

    "On the Limited Role of Electronic Support Effects in Selective Alkyne Hydrogenation: A Kinetic Study of Au/MOx Catalysts Prepared from Oleylamine-Capped Colloidal Nanoparticles." Chemcatchem 11(6): 1650-1664.

    , 2019
  • Chandler, B., et al.,

    "H2 oxidation over supported Au nanoparticle catalysts: Mechanistic evidence for heterolytic H2 activation at the metal-support interface." Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society 257.

    , 2019
  • Do, Q. K., et al.,

    "The Synergy of Dilute Pd and Surface Oxygen Species for Methane Upgrading on Au3Pd(111)." Energy Technology.

    , 2019

Michael P. Harold

  • Dhillon, P.S., M.P. Harold, A. Kumar, D. Wang, and S. Joshi,

    Optimizing the Dual-Layer Pt/Al2O3 + Cu/SSZ-13 Washcoated Monolith: Selective Oxidation of NH3 to N2,” Catal. Today, in press

    , 2020
  • Ghosh, R., M.P. Harold, and D. Wang,

    Core-Shell Catalyst Pt/Al2O3@Cu/ZSM-5 Catalyst for Selective NH3 Oxidation,” ACS Catalysis, in press

    , 2020
  • Gupta, A., S. Kang, and M.P. Harold,

    NOx Uptake and Release on Pd/SSZ-13: Impact of Feed Composition and Temperature,” Catal. Today, in press

    , 2020

Alamgir Karim

  • Basutkar, M. N., et al.,

    "Aligned Morphologies in Near-Edge Regions of Block Copolymer Thin Films." Macromolecules 52(19): 7224-7233.

    , 2019
  • Dongre, R. S., et al.,

    "Natural polymer based composite membranes for water purification: a review." Polymer-Plastics Technology and Materials 58(12): 1295-1310.

    , 2019
  • Abul F Huq, Ph.D.; Ali Ammar, Ph.D. student; Abdullah M Al-Enizi; Alamgir Karim,

    "In-situ Orientation and Crystal Growth Kinetics of P3HT in Drop Cast P3HT:PCBM Films," Polymer, In Press

    , 2017

Katerina Kourentzi

  • Chavan D, Chen H, Crum M, Vu B, Safari M, Smith M , Vekilov P, Conrad JC, Kourentzi K, Willson RC,

    Neutral DNA-avidin nanoparticles as ultrasensitive reporters in immuno-PCR. Analyst, 145(14):4942-4949

    , 2020
  • Danthanarayana AN, Finley E, Vu B, Kourentzi K, Willson RC, Brgoch J,

    A multicolor multiplex lateral flow assay for high-sensitivity analyte detection using persistent luminescent nanophosphors. Analytical Methods, 12, 272-280

    , 2020
  • Kourentzi K, Crum M, Patil U, Prebisch A, Chavan D, Vu B, Zeng Z, Litvinov D, Zu Y, Willson RC,

    Recombinant expression, characterization, and quantification in human cancer cell lines of the Anaplastic Large-Cell Lymphoma-characteristic NPM-ALK fusion protein. Scientific Reports, 10(1): 5078

    , 2020

Ramanan Krishnamoorti

  • Datta, A. and R. Krishnamoorti,

    "Opportunities for a Low Carbon Transition-Deploying Carbon Capture, Utilization, and Storage in Northeast India." Frontiers in Energy Research 7.

    , 2019
  • Poling-Skutvik, R., et al.,

    "Structure Dominates Localization of Tracers within Aging Nanoparticle Glasses." Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters 10(8): 1784-1789.

    , 2019
  • Babayekhorasani, F., Dunstan, D. E., Krishnamoorti, R., & Conrad, J. C.,

    "Nanoparticle dispersion in disordered porous media with and without polymer additives" Soft Matter, 12(26), 5676-5683, DOI: 10.1039/c6sm00502k

    , 2016

Dan Luss

  • Dadi, R. K., Luss, D., & Balakotaiah, V.,

    "Dynamic hysteresis in monolith reactors and hysteresis effects during co-oxidation of CO and C2H6", Chemical Engineering Journal, 297, 325-340, DOI: 10.1016/j.cej.2016.03.139

    , 2016
  • Dadi, R. K., Luss, D., & Balakotaiah, V.,

    "Bifurcation features of mixtures containing CO and hydrocarbons in diesel oxidation catalyst", Chemical Engineering Journal, 304, 941-952, DOI: 10.1016/j.cej.2016.06.119

    , 2016
  • Zheng, Y., Harold, M. P., & Luss, D.,

    "Effects of CO, H-2 and C3H6 on Cu-SSZ-13 catalyzed NH3-SCR", Catalysis Today, 264, 44-54, DOI: 10.1016/j.cattod2015.06.028

    , 2016

Michael Nikolaou

  • Bhattacharya, S., & Nikolaou, M.,

    Comprehensive Optimization Methodology for Stimulation Design of Low-Permeability Unconventional Gas Reservoirs. Spe Journal, 21(3), 947-964

    , 2016
  • Panjwani, S., & Nikolaou, M.,

    Experiment Design for Control-Relevant Identification of Partially Known Stable Multivariable Systems. Aiche Journal, 62(9), 2986-3001 [DOI]

    , 2016
  • Panjwani, S., & Nikolaou, M.,

    Ensuring integral controllability for robust multivariable control. Computers & Chemical Engineering, 92, 172-179 [DOI]

    , 2016

Mehmet Orman

  • Aedo SJ, Orman MA, Brynildsen MP,

    Stationary phase persister formation in Escherichia coli can be suppressed by piperacillin and PBP3 inhibition. BMC Microbiology. 19:140.

    , 2019
  • Karki P, Orman MA,

    Investigating the effects of osmolytes and environmental pH on bacterial persisters, bioRxiv, 693366 (under review).

    , 2019
  • Mohuiddin SG, Hoang T, Saba A, Karki P, Orman MA,

    Therapeutically Exploring Persister
    Metabolism in Bacteria, bioRxiv, 737320 (under review).

    , 2019

Jeremy Palmer

  • Chen, R. J., et al,

    "Influence of polymer flexibility on nanoparticle dynamics in semidilute solutions." Soft Matter 15(6): 1260-1268.

    , 2019
  • Howard, M. P., et al.,

    "Modeling hydrodynamic interactions in soft materials with multiparticle collision dynamics." Current Opinion in Chemical Engineering 23: 34-43.

    , 2019
  • Kim, S. B., Palmer, J. C., & Debenedetti, P. G.,

    "Computational investigation of cold denaturation in the Trp-cage miniprotein", Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 113(32), 8991-8996 [DOI]

    , 2016

Jeffrey Rimer

  • Ma, W., Lutsko, J.F., Rimer, J.D., Vekilov, P.G.,

    “Antagonistic Cooperativity between Crystal Growth Modifiers by Attenuation of Step Pinning”, Nature 577, 497-501

    , 2020
  • Chawla, A., Linares, N., Rimer, J.D., Garcia Martinez, J.,

    “Time-Resolved Dynamics of Intracrystalline Mesoporosity Generation in Zeolite USY”, Chem. Mater. 31, 5005-5013 (*Cover Artwork)

    , 2019
  • Choudhary, M.K., Kumar, M., Rimer, J.D.,

    “Regulating Nonclassical Pathways of Silicalite-1 Crystallization through Controlled Evolution of Amorphous Precursors”, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 131, 15859-15863

    , 2019

Megan Robertson

  • Liu, M., et al.,

    “Bond Behavior of Epoxy Resin-Polydicyclopentadiene Phase Separated Interpenetrating Networks for Adhering Carbon Fiber Reinforced Polymer to Steel.” Polymer Engineering and Science 60, 104-112.

    , 2020
  • Conrad, J. C. and M. L. Robertson,

    "Towards mimicking biological function with responsive surface-grafted polymer brushes." Current Opinion in Solid State & Materials Science 23(1): 1-12.

    , 2019
  • Ding, W. Y. and M. L. Robertson,

    "Sustainable thermoplastic elastomers with a transient network." European Polymer Journal 113: 411-423.

    , 2019

Navin Varadarajan

  • An, X. Y., et al.,

    "Single-cell deconvolution identifies T-cell correlates of response to PD-1 blockade treatment in AML." Journal for Immunotherapy of Cancer 7.

    , 2019
  • Bandey, I., et al.,

    "Designed improvement to T-cell immunotherapy by integrated single cell profiling." Journal for Immunotherapy of Cancer 7.

    , 2019
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    Aquino-Lopez, A., Senyukov, V., Romain, G., Varadarajan, N., & Lee, D. A., IFN gamma has variable effects on expression of MHC Class I and ICAM-1 in pediatric cancers which alter sensitivity to NK cell mediated lysis, Journal of Immunology, 196

    , 2016

Peter Vekilov

  • Lu, L., et al.,

    "Quantitative prediction of erythrocyte sickling for the development of advanced sickle cell therapies." Science Advances 5(8).

    , 2019
  • Ma, W. C., et al.,

    "DUAL SITE AND MECHANISM OF ACTION OF ARTEMISININ ANTIMALARIALS." American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 101: 478-479.

    , 2019
  • Byington, M. C., Safari, M. S., Conrad, J. C., & Vekilov, P. G.,

    Protein Conformational Flexibility Enables the Formation of Dense Liquid Clusters: Tests Using Solution Shear. Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, 7(13), 2339-2345 [DOI]

    , 2016

Richard C. Willson

  • Chavan D, Chen H, Crum M, Vu B, Safari M, Smith M, Vekilov P, Conrad JC, Kourentzi K, Willson RC.,

    "Neutral DNA-avidin nanoparticles as ultrasensitive reporters in immuno-PCR." Analyst. doi: 10.1039/d0an00134a.

    , 2020
  • Coffman J, Marques B, Orozco R, Aswath M, Mohammad H, Zimmermann E, Khouri J, Griesbach J, Izadi S, Williams A, Sankar K, Walters B, Lin J, Hepbildikler S, Schiel J, Welsh J, Ferreira G, Delmar J, Mody N, Afdahl C, Cui T, Khalaf R, Hanke A, Pampel L, Parimal S, Hong X, Patil U, Pollard J, Insaidoo F, Robinson J, Chandra D, Blanco M, Panchal J, Soundararajan S, Roush D, Tugcu N, Cramer S, Haynes C, Willson RC.,

    "Highland games: A benchmarking exercise in predicting biophysical and drug properties of monoclonal antibodies from amino acid sequences." Biotechnol Bioeng. 117(7):2100-2115. doi: 10.1002/bit.27349.

    , 2020
  • Danthanarayana AN, Finley E, Vu B, Kourentzi K, Willson RC, Brgoch J.,

    "A multicolor multiplex lateral flow immunochromatographic assay for high-sensitivity analyte detection using persistent luminescent nanophosphors." Anal Methods. 12(3):272-280. doi: 10.1039/c9ay02247c.

    , 2020