P-Tu-BRC-85 Biomass to Platform Chemicals: Insights from Quantum Chemical Studies

Tuesday, June 4, 2013
Ballroom C (Galt House Hotel)
Rajeev S. Assary and Larry A. Curtiss, Argonne National Laboratory, USA.
In order to address the design of improved catalysts for biomass catalysis, molecular level insights to dehydration/rehydration, ethanolysis, catalytic liquid phase hydrogenation, Lewis acid catalyzed isomerization and retro aldol reactions are presented from high level abinitio studies.

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