2014 Publications


Amer, W., Abdelouahdi, K., Ramananarivo, H.R., Zahouily, M., Barakat, A., Fihri, A., Djessas, K., Clark, J.H. & Solhy, A. (2014) Smart designing of new hybrid materials based on brushite-alginate and monetite-alginate microspheres: Bio-inspired for sequential nucleation and growth. Materials Science and Engineering C, 35, 341–346.

Attard, T.M., Watterson, B., Budarin, V.L., Clark, J.H. & Hunt, A.J. (2014) Microwave assisted extraction as an important technology for valorising orange waste. New Journal of Chemistry, 38, 2278-2283.

Beattie, C., & North, M. (2014). Mechanistic investigation of the reaction of epoxides with heterocumulenes catalysed by a bimetallic aluminium salen complex. Chemistry - A European Journal, 20(26), 8182-8188.

Beattie, C., & North, M. (2014). Titanium(salen)-catalysed synthesis of di- and trithiocarbonates from epoxides and carbon disulfide. ChemCatChem, 6(5), 1252-1259.

Beattie, C., & North, M. (2014). VanadiumV(salen) catalysed synthesis of oxazolidinones from epoxides and isocyanates. RSC Advances, 4(59), 31345-31352.

Boodhoo, K., Smith, L., Solano, J., Gronnow, M.J. & Clark, J.H. (2014). Continuous flow characterization of solid biomass in a reciprocating/rotating scraper tube: An experimental study. AIChE Journal, 60(11), 3732-3738.

Carneiro, L., Rosa Silva, A., Shuttleworth, P., Budarin, V. & Clark, J.H. Synthesis, immobilization and catalytic activity of a copper(II) complex with a chiral bis(oxazoline). Molecules, 19, 11988-11998.

Castro-Osma, J. A., Alonso-Moreno, C., Lara-Sánchez, A., Martínez, J., North, M., & Otero, A. (2014). Synthesis of cyclic carbonates catalysed by aluminium heteroscorpionate complexes. Catalysis Science and Technology, 4, 1674-1684.

Castro-Osma, J.A. & North, M. (2014). Synthesis of cyclic carbonates from polyols and carbon dioxide, urea or carbon monoxide. Current Green Chem., 1, 257–272.

Castro-Osma, J.A. & North, M. (2014). Synthesis of cyclic carbonates from epoxides & CO2 emissions. Speciality Chemicals Magazine 2014, September, 38–39.

Castro-Osma, J. A., North, M., & Wu, X. (2014). Development of a halide-free aluminium-based catalyst for the synthesis of cyclic carbonates from epoxides and carbon dioxide. Chemistry (Weinheim an der Bergstrasse, Germany), 20(46), 15005-15008.

Clark, J. H., Farmer, T. J., Moity, L. & Sherwood, J. R. (2014). Definitions for renewable elements and renewable molecules. Open-Bio research report, DOI: 10.13140/2.1.1034.3042.

Dugmore, T.I.J. & Stark, M.S. (2014). Effect of biodiesel on the autoxidation of lubricant base fluids. Fuel, 124, 91-96.

Gupta, P., Kour, M., Paul, S., & Clark, J.H. (2014). Ionic liquid coated sulfonated carbon/silica composites: Highly efficient heterogeneous catalysts for aqueous phase organic syntheses. RSC Advances, 4, 7461-7470.

Hunt, A.J., Budarin, V.L., Comerford, J.W., Breeden, S.W., Macquarrie, D.J. & Clark, J.H. (2014) Deposition of palladium nanoparticles in SBA-15 templated silica using supercritical carbon dioxide. Materials Letters, 116, 408–411.

Hunt, A.J., Anderson, C.W.N., Bruce, N., Muñoz García, A., Graedel, T.E., Hodson, M., Meech, J.A., Nassar, N.T., Parker, H.L., Rylott, E.L., Sotiriou, K., Zhang, Q. & Clark, J.H. (2014). Phytoextraction as a tool for green chemistry. Green Process Synth, 3, 3–22.

Kachrimanidou, V., Kopsahelis, N., Papanikolaou, S., Kookos, I.K., De Bruyn, M., Clark, J.H. & Koutinas, A.A. (2014). Sunflower-based biorefinery: Poly(3-hydroxybutyrate) and poly(3-hydroxybutyrate-co-3-hydroxyvalerate) production from crude glycerol, sunflower meal and levulinic acid. Bioresource Technology, 172, 121–130.

Lin, C. S. K., Koutinas, A. A., Stamatelatou, K., Mubofu, E. B., Matharu, A. S., Kopsahelis, N., Pfaltzgraff, L.A., Clark, J.H., Luque, R. (2014). Current and future trends in food waste valorization for the production of chemicals, materials and fuels: A global perspective. Biofuels, Bioproducts and Biorefining, 8(5), 686-715.

Maleev, V.I., North, M., Larionov, V.A., Fedyanin, I.V., Savel’yeva, T.F., Moscalenko, M.A., Smolyakova, A.F. & Belokon, Y.N. (2014). Chiral octahedral complexes of cobalt(III) as “organic catalysts in disguise” for the asymmetric addition of a glycine schiff base ester to activated olefins. Adv. Synth. Catal., 356, 1803-1810.

Marriott, A.S.,Bergström, E., Hunt, A.J., Thomas-Oates, J. & Clark, J.H. (2014). A Natural template approach to mesoporous carbon spheres for use as green chromatographic stationary phases. RSC Adv., 4 (1), 222 – 228.

Marriott, A.S., Hunt, A.J., Bergström, E., Wilson, K., Budarin, V.L., Thomas-Oates, J, Clark, J.H. & Brydson, R (2014). Investigating the structure of biomass-derived non-graphitising mesoporous carbons by electron energy loss spectroscopy in the transmission electron microscope and X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy. Carbon, 67, 514-524.

Mesquita, L.M.M., Pinto, R.M.A., Salvador, J.A.R., Clark, J.H. & Budarin, V.L. (2015). Starbon®400-HSO3: A green and efficient mesoporous carbonaceous solid acid catalyst for the Ritter reaction of epoxysteroids, Catalysis Communications, 69, 170-173.

North, M., & Urwin, S. (2014). Kinetics and mechanism of base catalysed ethyl cyanoformate addition to aldehydes. Tetrahedron, 70(40), 7100-7105.

North, M., & Watson, J. (2014). Metal(salen) complex catalysed, asymmetric synthesis of (S)-2-hydroxy-(3-phenoxyphenyl)acetonitrile derivatives. Current Green Chemistry, 1(1), 66-72.

Paggiola, G. (2014). Biocatalysis in biosolvents. Chemistry Review, 23(4), 24-28.

Paggiola, G., Hunt, A.J., McElroy, C.R., Sherwood, J., & Clark, J.H. (2014).Biocatalysis in bio-derived solvents: an improved approach for medium optimisation. Green Chemistry. 16 (4), 2107-2110.

Parker, H.L., Rylott, E.L., Hunt, A.J., Dodson, J.R., Taylor, A.F., Bruce, N.C & Clark, J.H. (2014). Supported palladium nanoparticles synthesized by living plants as a catalyst for suzuki-Miyaura reactions. PLOS ONE, 9 (1), e87192.

Parker, H., Sherwood, J.R., Hunt, A.J. & Clark, J.H. (2014) Cyclic carbonates as green alternative solvents for the Heck reaction ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering, 2, 1739−1742.

Pfaltzgraff, L. A., & Clark, J. H. (2014). Green chemistry, biorefineries and second generation strategies for re-use of waste: An overview. In Advances in Biorefineries: Biomass and Waste Supply Chain Exploitation (pp. 3-33). Elsevier Ltd.

Sherwood, J., De bruyn, M., Constantinou, A., Moity, L., McElroy, C.R., Farmer, T.J., Duncan, T., Raverty, W., Hunt, A.J. & Clark, J.H. (2014) Dihydrolevoglucosenone (Cyrene™) as a bio-based alternative for dipolar aprotic solvents. Chem. Commun., 50 (68), 9650 – 9652.

Shuttleworth, P.S., De bruyn, M., Parker, H.L., Hunt, A.J., Budarin, V.L., Matharu, A.S., & Clark, J.H. (2014). Applications of nanoparticles in biomass conversion to chemicals and fuels. Green Chemistry, 16, 573-584.

Sin, E. H. K., Marriott, R., Hunt, A. J. & Clark, J. H. (2014). Identification, quantification and Chrastil modelling of wheat straw wax extraction using supercritical carbon dioxide. Comptes Rendus Chimie, 17(3), 293-300.

Supanchaiyamat, N., Hunt, A.J., Shuttleworth, P.S., Ding, C., Clark, J.H. & Matharu, A.S. (2014). Bio-based thermoset composites from epoxidised linseed oil and expanded starch. RSC Adv.,4, 23304-23313.

White, R.J. Brun, N., Budarin, V.L., Clark, J.H. & Titirici, M-M. (2013). Always look on the “light” side of life; Sustainable Carbon Aerogels – A Review. ChemSusChem, 7, 670–689.

White, R.J., Budarin, V.L. & Clark, J.H. (2013). Colloidal construction of porous polysaccharide-supported cadmium sulphide. Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, 444, 69-75.

Wu, C., Budarin, V. L., Gronnow, M. J., De Bruyn, M., Onwudili, J. A., Clark, J. H. & Williams, P. T. (2014). Conventional and microwave-assisted pyrolysis of biomass under different heating rates. Journal of Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis, 107, 276-283.

Zhang, Z., Macquarrie, D.J., Clark, J.H. & Matharu, A.S. (2014). Chemical modification of starch and the application of expanded starch and its esters in hot melt adhesive. RSC Adv., 4, 41947-41955.