2008 Publications


Alesi, S., Di Maria, F., Melucci, M., Macquarrie, D.J., Luque, R. & Barbarella, G. (2008). Microwave-assisted synthesis of oligothiophene semiconductors in aqueous media using silica and chitosan supported Pd catalysts. Green Chem., 10, 517–523.

Bateman, L., Breeden, S.W. & O'Leary, P. (2008). New chiral diamide ligands: synthesis and application in allylic alkylation. Tetrahedron: Asymmetry, 19, 3, 391-396.

Bacheva, A.V., Isakov, M.S., Lysorgoskaya, E.N., Macquarrie, D.J. & Phillipova, I.Y. (2008). Biocomposite of subtilisnin carlsberg with chitosan as an effective biocatalyst for hydrolysis and synthesis of peptides. Russian J Bioorg. Chem, 34 334-338.

Badamali, S.K., Clark, J.H. & Breeden, S. (2008). Microwave assisted selective oxidation of lignin model phenolic monomer over SBA-15. Catalysis Communications, 9, 13, 2168-2170.

Badiu, D.L., Balu, A.M., Barbes, L., Luque, R., Nita, R., Radu, M., Tanase, E. & Rosoiu, N. (2008). Physico-chemical characterisation of lipids from mytilus galloprovincialis (L.) and rapana venosa and their healing properties on skin burns. Lipids, 43, 829-841.

Barau, A., Budarin, V., Caragheorgheopol, A., Luque, R., Macquarrie, D.J., Prelle, A., Teodorescu, V.S. & Zaharescu, M. (2008). A simple and efficient route to active and dispersed silica supported palladium nanoparticles. Catalysis Letters, 124, 204-214.

Budarin, V.L., Clark, J.H., Luque, R., Macquarrie, D.J. & White, R.J. (2008). Palladium nanoparticles on polysaccharide derived mesoporous materials and their catalytic performance in C C coupling reactions. Green Chem., 10, 382–387.

Clark, J.H. (2008). Greener chemical manufacturing. RSC EnvChemBull, 12–15.

Clark, J.H., Budarin, V.L., Dugmore, T., Luque, R., Macquarrie, D.J. & Strelko, V. (2008). Catalytic performance of carbonaceous materials in the esterification of succinic acid. Catalysis Communications, 634–636.

Clark, J. & Deswarte, F. (2008). Introduction to Chemicals from Biomass. Wiley.

Clark, J.H., Deswarte, F., & Ford, Y. (2008). From waxes to riches. Education in Chemistry, 45, 3, 76-79.

Clark, J.H. & Summerton, L. (2008). Greening personal care chemistry. Cosmetics & Toiletries, 123, 3, 69-80.

Clark, J.H. & Summerton, L., (2008). Greener pharmaceuticals: applying green chemistry across the lifecycle of pharmaceuticals. PharmacoVigilance Review, 2, 1, 7-11.

Clark, J.H., Summerton, L. & Nattrass, L. (2008). Shades of green (green, how green?). Chemistry and Industry, 26 May 2008, 16-17.

Deswarte, F.E.I. (2008). Can biomass save the planet? Chemistry Review, 17, 17-20.

Dutta, J., Dutta, P.K., Rinki, K. & Macquarrie, D.J. (2008). Current research on chitin and chitosan for tissue engineering applications and future demands on bioproducts. In R. Jayakumar & M. Prabaharan (Eds.), Current Research and Developments on Chitin and Chitosan in Biomaterials Science, Vol. 1, 167-186. Research Sign-Post, Trivandram, Kerala, India.

Gonzalez-Arellano, C., Campelo, J.M., Macquarrie, D.J., Marinas, J.M., Romero, A.A. & Luque, R. (2008). Efficient microwave oxidation of alcohols using low-loaded supported metallic iron nanoparticles. ChemSusChem, 1, 746-750.

Hunt, A.J., Clark, J., Breeden, S.W., Matharu, A.S., Ellis, C., Goodby, J.W., Bottomley, J.A., Cowling, S.J. (2008). Extraction of liquid crystals from flat panel display devices using both liquid and supercritical carbon dioxide. 11th International Supercritical Conference Proceeedings, May 2008.

Luque, R., Badamali S.K., Clark, J.H., Fleming, M., Macquarrie, D.J. (2008). Controlling selectivity in catalysis: Selective greener oxidation of cyclohexene under microwave conditions. Applied Catalysis A: General, 341, 1-2, 154-159.

Luque, R., Budarin, V., Clark, J.H. & Macquarrie, D.J. (2008). Glycerol transformations on polysaccharide derived mesoporous materials. Applied Catalysis B: Environmental, 82, 3-4, 157-162.

Luque, R., Herrero-Davila, L., Campelo, J.M., Clark, J.H., Hidalgo, J.M., Luna, D., Marinas, J.M. & Romero, A.A. (2008). Biofuels: a technological perspective. Energy & Environmental Science, 1, 542-564.

Macquarrie, D.J. (2008). Nanoporous materials - catalysts for green chemistry. In V. Valtchev, S. Mintova & M. Tsapatsis (Eds.), Ordered Porous Solids: Recent Advances and Prospects. Elsevier.

Macquarrie, D.J. & Bacheva, A. (2008). Efficient subtilisin immobilization in chitosan, and peptide synthesis using chitosan – subtilisin biocatalytic films. Green Chem., 10, 692–695.

Macquarrie, D.J. & Hu, W. (2008). Synthesis of sol-gel and gel based materials and their use for adsorption of organics. Sol-Gel Methods for Materials Processing, 187-194.

Macquarrie, D.J., Stepova, K. & Krip, I.M. (2008). Modified bentonites as adsorbents of hydrogen sulfide gases. App. Clay Sci, 42, 3-4, 625-628.

Mishra, A., Clark, J.H., Vij, A. & Daswal, S. (2008). Synthesis of graft copolymers of xyloglucan and acrylonitrile. Polymers for Advanced Technologies, 19, 99-104.

Pagliaro, M. & Rossi, M. (2008). The Future of Glycerol: New Uses of a Versatile Raw Material. In J.H. Clark & Kraus, G. (Series Eds.), RSC Green Chemistry. RSC, Cambridge.
Sebti, S., Zahouily, M., Lazrek, H.B., Mayoral, J.A. & Macquarrie, D.J. (2008). Phosphates: new generation of liquid phase heterogeneous catalysts. Current Organic Chemistry, 12, 3, 203-232.

Singh, J., Dutta, P.K., Dutta, J., Hunt, A.J., Macquarrie, D.J. & Clark, J.H. (2008). Physiochemical and bioactivity behavior of highly soluble chitosan-L-glutamic acid aerogel derivative. Asian Chitin Journal, 4, 9-18.

White, R.J., Budarin, V.L. & Clark, J.H. (2008). Tuneable mesoporous materials from a-d-polysaccharides. ChemSusChem, 1, 5, 408–411.

Xu, L., Wang, Y., Yang, X., Yu, X., Guo, Y. & Clark, J.H. (2008). Preparation of mesoporous polyoxometalate-tantalum pentoxide composite catalyst and its application for biodiesel production by esterification and transesterification. Green Chem, 10, 746–755.