2015

Palladium complex immobilized on graphene oxide–magnetic nanoparticle composites for ester synthesis by aerobic oxidative esterification of alcohols Sanny Verma, Deepak Verma, Anil K. Sinha, Suman L Jain Applied Catalysis A, General 489, 17-23, Jan 2015


Catalytic cracking of jatropha-derived fast pyrolysis oils with VGO and their NMR characterization D V. Naik, Vimal Kumar, Basheshwar Prasad, Mukesh K. Poddar, Babita Behera, Rajaram Bal, O. P. Khatri, D K Adhikari, M O Garga RSC Advances 5(1), 398-409, Janury 2015


Polymer impregnated sulfonated carbon composite solid acid catalyst for alkylation of phenol with methyl-tert-butyl ether Praveen K. Khatri, Manvi Manchanda, Indrajit K. Ghosh and Suman L Jain RSC Advances, 5 (5), 3286 – 3290, Jan 2015


Cetyl alcohol mediated synthesis of CuCr2O4 spinel nanoparticles: a green catalyst for selective oxidation of aromatic C¬H bonds with hydrogen peroxide Shankha S. Acharyya, Shilpi Ghosh, Nazia Siddiqui, L. N. Sivakumar, Konathala, Rajaram Bal RSC Adv.5 (5), 4838-4843, Jan 2015


Fabrication of CuCr2O4 spinel nanoparticles: A potential catalyst for the selective oxidation of cycloalkanes via activation of Csp3-H bond Shankha S Acharyya, Shilpi Ghosh, Shubhadeep Adak, Deependra Tripathi, Rajaram Bal Catalysis Communications 59, 145-150, Jan 2015


Bioprocessing of bagasse hydrolysate for ethanol and xylitol production using thermotolerant yeast Sachin Kumar; Pratibha Dheeran, Surendra P Singh, I M.Mishra, D K Adhikari Bioprocess and Biosystems Engineering 38(1) 39-47, Jan 2015


Effect of synthesis medium on aggregation tendencies of ZnO nanosheets and their superior photocatalytic performance Richa Khokhra,, Raj Kumar Singh, Rajesh Kumar Journal of Materials Science 50(2), 819-832, January 2015


Upgrading Bio-gas at Low Pressure by Vacuum Swing Adsorption Aarti Arya, Swapnil Divekar, Ruchika Rawat, Pushpa Gupta, M O Garg, Soumen Dasgupta, Anshu Nanoti, Ranjeet Singh, Penny Xiao, Paul A Webley Ind. Eng. Chem. Res., 54 (1), 404-413, Jan 2015


Faceted Titania Nanocrystals Doped with Indium oxide Nanoclusters as a Superior Candidate for Sacrificial Hydrogen Evolution without any Noble-metal Cocatalyst under Solar Irradiation Vipin Amoli, M G Sibi, Biplab Banerjee, Mohit Anand, Abhayankar Maurya, Saleem Akhtar Farooqui, Asim Bhaumik, A K Sinha ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 7 (1), 810-822, Jan 2015


Effect of solvent on the hydrothermal liquefaction of macro algae ulva fasciata Rawel Singh, Thallada Bhaskar, Bhavya Balagurumurthy Process Safety and Environmental Protection 93, 154-160, Jan 2015


Investigation on the Potential of Dextrose, Sucrose and Cellulose Dodecenylsuccinate Esters as Lubricity Additive Raj Kumar Singh, A K Singh, G M Bahuguna, Sandeep Saran Waste and Biomass Valorization6(1), 63-72, Jan 2015


Synthesis of multiwalled TiO2 nanotubes under weak alkaline conditions for dye-sensitized solar cells Vipin Amoli, A K Sinha Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology 15(1),726-733, Jan 2015


Blending complexity of bio-oils Arakshita Majhi, Y. K. Sharma International Journal of Sustainable Energy 34, (2) 93-102, February 2015


Pyrolysis of Mesua ferrea and Pongamia glabra seed cover: Characterization of bio-oil and its sub-fractions Neonjyoti Bordoloi, Rumi Narzari, Rahul Singh Chutia, Thallada Bhaskar, Rupam Kataki Bioresource Technology,178, 83-89, Feb 2015


Catalytic hydrothermal liquefaction of water hyacinth Rawel Singh, Bhavya Balagurumurthy, Aditya Prakash, Thallada Bhaskar Bioresource Technology 178, 157-165, February 2015


Thermo-chemical Conversion of Biomass Thallada Bhaskar, Philip H. Steele Bioresource Technology 178,1, February 2015


A Novel Process for the Removal of Bromine from Styrene Polymers Containing Brominated Flame Retardant Guido Grause, Juan Diego Fonseca, Hisatoshi Tanaka, Thallada Bhaskar, Tomohito Kameda, Toshiaki Yoshioka Polymer Degradation and Stability,112, 86-93, Feb 2015


Expanded corn starch a novel material as macroinitiator/solid support in SI and AGET ATRP: GMA polymerization Ankushi Bansal, S S Ray, A K Chatterjee Journal of Polymer Research 22(2), Artcle 23, Feb 2015


Wax Content of Crude Oil: A Function of Kinematic Viscosity and Pour Point A Majhi, Y K Sharma, V S Kukreti, K P Bhatt,Ravi Khanna Petroleum Science and Technology 33(4), 381-387, Feb 2015


Nanocrystaline Pt-CeO2 as an efficient catalyst for room temperature selective reduction of nitroarenes Astha Shukla, Rajib Kumar Singha, Takehiko Sasaki, Rajaram Bal Green Chemistry 17 (2), 785-790, Feb 2015


Alkyl Chain Grafted Hexagonal Boron Nitride Nanoplatelets As Oil Dispersible Additive for Friction and Wear Reductions Sangita Kumari, Om P Sharma, Rashi Gusain, Harshal P. Mungse, Aruna Kukrety, Niranjan Kumar, Hiroyuki Sugimura,O P Khatri ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 7(6),3708-3716, Feb 2015


Graphene oxide supported molybdenum cluster: first heterogenized homogeneous catalyst for the synthesis of dimethylcarbonate from CO2 and methanol Subodh Kumar, O P Khatri, Stéphane Cordier, Rabah Boukherroub, Suman L Jain] Chemistry - A European Journal 21(8), 3488-3494, Feb .2015


Catalytic Cracking of Pinus roxburghii Resin for Liquid Fuels K. V. Padmaja,Neeraj Atheya, K. K. Singh Journal:Energy Sources, Part A: Recovery, Utilization, and Environmental Effects 37(4) 4, 341-346,February 2015


Effect of cylindricity on the tribological performance of heavily loaded slow-speed journal bearing S M Muzakkir, K P Lijesh, Harish Hirani, G D Thakre. Proc J MechE Part J: J Engineering Tribology 229(2) 178-195, :Feb 2015


Synthesis and support composition effects on CH4 partial oxidation over Ni-CeLa oxides G. Pantaleo, V. La Parola, F. Deganello, P. Calatozzo, Rajaram Bal, A.M. Venezia Applied Catalysis B: Environmental 164,135-143, March 2015


Sulfonated polymer impregnated carbon composite as a solid acid catalyst for the selective synthesis of furfural from xylose" Praveen K. Khatri, Neha Karanwal, Savita Kaul, Suman L Jain Tetrahedron Letter 56(10) 1203-1206, March 2015


Photo-induced reduction of CO2 using magnetically separable Ru-CoPc@TiO2@SiO2@Fe3O4 catalyst under visible light irradiation Pawan Kumar, R K Chauhan, Bir Sain, Suman L Jain Dalton Transactions 44(10), 4546-4553, March 2015


Visible light assisted photocatalytic reduction of CO2 using graphene oxide supported heteroleptic ruthenium complex Pawan Kumar, Amit Bansiwal, Nitin Labhsetwar, Suman L Jain Green Chemistry 17 (3), 1605-1609, March 2015


Room temperature selective oxidation of aniline to azoxybenzene over a silver supported tungsten oxide nanostructured catalyst Shilpi Ghosh, Shankha S. Acharyya, Takehiko Sasaki and Rajaram Bal Green Chem. 17 (3) 1867-1876, March 2015


Catalyzing mesophase formation by transition metals Subhash Kumar, Manoj Srivastava Journal of Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis 112, 192-200, March 2015


An integrated analytical approach for the compositional evaluation of different stages of fully ripened Jatropha curcas seed oil Jyoti Porwal, Babita Behra, Nagendramma Ponnekanti,Dinesh Bangwal, Savita Kaul European Journal of Lipid Science and Technology 117(3), 398-405, March 2015


Hydrothermal liquefaction of macro algae: Effect of feedstock composition Rawel Singh, Bhavya Balagurumurthy, Thallada Bhaskar Fuel 146, 69-74, April 2015


Kinetic studies on the pyrolysis of pinewood GarimaMishra, Jitendra Kumar, T Bhaskar Bioresource Technology 182, 282-288, April 2015


Visible light-induced surface initiated atom transfer radical polymerization of methyl methacrylate on titania/reduced graphene oxide nanocomposite Ankushi Bansal, Arvind Kumar, Pawan Kumar, Sreedhar Bojja, A K Chatterjee, S S Ray, Suman L Jain RSC Advances 5(27), 21189 – 21196, April 2015


Amino-functionalized carbon nanofibres as efficient metal free catalyst for synthesis of quinazoline-2,4(1H,3H)-diones from CO2 and 2-aminobenzonitriles Sanny Verma, Subodh Kumar, Efrat Shawat, Gilbert Daniel Nessim, Suman L Jain RSC Advances 5(31), 24670-24674, April 2015


Halogen-free ionic liquids: effect of chelated orthoborate anion structure on their lubrication properties Rashi Gusain,O P Khatri RSC Advances 5(32), 25287-25294, April 2015


Synthesis, dispersion and lubrication potential of basal plane functionalized alkylated graphene nanosheets Harshal P Mungse, Niranjan Kumar, O P Khatri RSC Advances 5(32),25565-25571, April 2015


Fabrication of three dimensional (3D) hierarchical Ag/WO3 flower-like catalyst materials for the selective oxidation of m-xylene to isophthalic acid Shankha S Acharyya, Shilpi Ghosh, Rajaram Bal Chemical Communications 51(27), 5998-6001, April 2015


Steam gasification of printed circuit board from e-waste: Effect of coexisting nickel to hydrogen production J.A. Salbidegoitia, E.G. Fuentes-Ordóñez, M.P. González-Marcos, J.R. González-Velasco, T. Bhaskar, T. Kamo Fuel Processing Technology,133, 69-74, May 2015


Magnetic Fe3O4@MgAl-LDH composite grafted with cobalt phthalocyanine as an efficient heterogeneous catalyst for the oxidation of mercaptans Pawan Kumar,Kareena Gill, Sunil Kumar, S K Ganguly, Suman L Jain Journal of Molecular Catalysis A: Chemical 401,48-54, May 2015


Base-free direct formylation of aromatic iodides using CO2 as C1 source catalyzed by palladium nanoparticles grafted onto amino-functionalized nanostarch Subodh Kumar, Sanny Verma, Suman L Jain Tetrahedron Letters 56(19), 2430-2433, May 2015


Synergistic Effect between Ultrasmall Cu(II) Oxide and CuCr2O4 Spinel Nanoparticles in Selective Hydroxylation of Benzene to Phenol with Air as Oxidant Shankha Shubhra Acharyya, Shilpi Ghosh, Ritesh Tiwari, Chandrashekar Pendem, Takehiko Sasaki, and Rajaram Bal ACS Catal 5(5), 2850¬2858, May 2015


Clean synthesis of biolubricant range esters using novel liquid lipase enzyme in solvent free medium Jayati Trivedi, Mounika Aila, C D Sharma, Piyush Gupta, Savita Kaul SpringerPlus ( Open Access Journal) 4(1),1-9, May 2015


Fuels and Chemicals from Lignocellulosic Biomass: An Integrated Biorefinery Approach Debashish Ghosh, Diptarka Dasgupta,Deepti Agrawal, Deepti, Savita Kaul, D K Adhikari, Akhilesh Kumar Kurmi, Pankaj K Arya, Dinesh Bangwal, M S Negi, Energy & Fuels ,29(5),3149-3157, May 2015


Kinetics and modelling study on etherification of glycerol using isobutylene by in-situ production from tert-butyl alcohol Jasvinder Singh, Jitendra Kumar, M S Negi, Dinesh Bangwal, Savita Kaul, M O Garg Ind. Eng. Chem. Res., 54(19),5213–5219, May 2015


Carbon nanofibers decorated with oxo-rhenium complexes: highly efficient heterogeneous catalyst for oxidation of amines with hydrogen peroxide Sanny Verma, Subodh Kumar, Efrat Shawat, Gilbert Daniel Nessim, Suman L. Jain Journal of Molecular Catalysis. A, Chemical 402, 46-52, June 2015


PEGylated magnetic nanoparticles (PEG@Fe3O4) as cost effective alternative for oxidative cyanation of tertiary amines via C-H activation Vineeta Panwar; Pawan Kumar; Ankushi Bansal, S S Ray, Suman L Jain Applied Catalysis A 498, 25-31, June 2015


Octahedral Rhenium K4[Re6S8(CN)6] and Cu(OH)2 cluster modified TiO2 for the photoreduction of CO2 under visible light irradiation Pawan Kumar, Nikolay G Naumov, Rabah Boukherroubc, Suman L Jain Applied Catalysis A 499, 32-38, June 2015


Characterization of asphaltenic material obtained by treating of vacuum residue with different reactive molecules Fuel 149, 8-14, June 2015 (3.406) S.K. Maity, S. Kumar, Manoj Srivastava, Anand Singh, Kamal Kumar Maurya, L N Sivakumar Konathala, A.K. Chatterjee, M.O. Garg


Atomic force microscopic study of nanoscale interaction between N719 dye and CdSe quantum dot in hybrid solar cells and their enhanced open circuit potential Original Research Article Solar Energy, 116, 25-36, June 2015 (3.541) Laveena P. D’Souza, Vipin Amoli, H.R. Chandan, A K Sinha, Ranjith Krishna Pai, Geetha R. Balakrishna


One-pot preparation of nanocrystalline Ag¬WO3 catalyst for the selective oxidation of styrene Shilpi Ghosh, Shankha S. Acharyya, Malika Kumar and Rajaram Bal RSC Adv. 5(47), 37610-37616, June 2015


Development of new ecofriendly detergent/dispersant/antioxidant/antiwear additives from L-histidine for biolubricant applications Raj K. Singh, Aruna Kukrety, G D. Thakre, Neeraj Atray , S S Ray RSC Adv.5(47), 37649-37656, June 2015


Hydrotreatment of renewable oils using hierarchical mesoporous H-ZSM-5 synthesized from kaolin clay Rohit Kumar, Bharat S. Rana, Deepak Verma, Swaroop Rayaroth, V. S. Prasad, A K Sinha RSC Adv.5(49) 39342-39349, June 2015


Microwave-assisted surface-initiated redox polymerization of acrylamide with functionalized graphene oxide for aqueous lubricant additive Arvind Kumar, Babita Behera, S S Ray RSC Adv.5(49), 39474-39481,June 2015


Organic inorganic hybrid cobalt phthalocyanine/polyaniline as efficient catalyst for aerobic oxidation of alcohols in liquid phase Vineeta Panwar, Pawan Kumar, S S Ray, Suman L Jain Tetrahedron Letter 56 (25) 3948-3953, June 2015


Nanoclusters of Cu(II) supported on nanocrystalline W(VI) oxide: a potential catalyst for single-step conversion of cyclohexane to adipic acid Shankha S. Acharyya, Shilpi Ghosh, Rajaram Bal Green Chem.17(6), 3490-3499, June 2015


Green synthesis of Pt-doped TiO2 nanocrystals with exposed (001) facets and mesoscopic void space for photo-splitting of water under solar irradiation Biplab Banerjee, Vipin Amoli, Abhayankar Maurya, A K Sinha, Asim Bhaumik Nanoscale ,7(23), 10504-10512, June 2015


Defect-induced efficient partial oxidation of methane over nonstoichiometric Ni/CeO2 nanocrystals Provas Pal, Rajib Kumar Singha, Arka Saha, Rajaram Bal, Asit Baran Panda J. Phys. Chem. C, 119(24),13610–13618, June 2015


Study of cystine schiff base esters as new environmentally benign multifunctional biolubricant additives Raj Kumar Singh, Shubham Pandey, R C Saxena, G D. Thakre, Neeraj Atray, S S. Ray J Industrial and Engineering Chemistry 26, 149-156, June 2015


Algae based biorefinery-How to make sense? Jayati Trivedi, Mounika Aila,D P Bangwal, Savita Kaul, M O Garg Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews 47, 295-307, July 2015


Value addition to rice straw through pyrolysis in hydrogen and nitrogen environments Bhavya Balagurumurthy, Vartika Srivastava, Vinit, Jitendra Kumar, Bijoy Biswas, Rawel Singh, Piyush Gupta, K.L.N. Shiva Kumar, Raghuvir Singh, T Bhaskar Bioresource Technology 188, 273-279, July 2015


Conversion of rice straw to monomeric phenols under supercritical methanol and ethanol Rawel Singh, Vartika Srivastava, Kajal Chaudhary, Piyush Gupta, Aditya Prakash, Bhavya Balagurumurthy, T Bhaskar Bioresource Technology 188, 280-286, July 2015


Heterostructured nanocomposite tin phthalocyanine@mesoporous ceria (SnPc@CeO2) for photoreduction of CO2 in visible light Pawan Kumar, Arvind Kumar, Chetan Joshi, Raghuvir Singh, Sandeep Saran and Suman L. Jain RSC Adv, 5(53), 42414-42421, July 2015


Derivatizing L-histidine to develop a novel additive for a polyol-based biolubricant Rajkumar Singh, Shubham Pandey, R C Saxena, G D Thakre, Neeraj Atray , S S Ray New J. Chem. 39(7), 5354-5359, July 2015


Potassium ion cationized polyether cyanide [K+{PEG}CN-] as a novel cyanide source for oxidative cyanation of tertiary amines Vineeta Panwar, S S Ray, Suman L Jain Tetrahedron Letters 56(28) 4184-4186, July 2015


Dual catalysis with magnetic chitosan: direct synthesis of cyclic carbonates from olefins with carbon dioxide using isobutyraldehyde as sacrificial reductant Subodh Kumar, Nikita Singhal, Raj Kumar Singh, Piyush Gupta, Raghuvir Singh, Suman L Jain, Dalton Transaction 44 (26), 11860-11866, July 2015


Efficacies of novel Gemini compounds derived from dibasic acids as multifunctional additives for tribological applications Neha Karanwal, Praveen Khatri, Sandeep; Joshi, G D Thakre, R C Saxena, Savita Kaul,Suman L Jain Ind. Eng. Chem. Res. 54(27),6831-6835, July 2015


Oxidative coupling of aniline and desulfurization over nitrogen rich mesoporous carbon Reena Goyal, Deepa Dumbre, L. N. Sivakumar Konathala, Monica Pandey, Ankur Bordoloi Catalysis Sci & Technol. 5(7), 3632-3638, July 2015


Metal–support interactions in surface-modified Cu–Co catalysts applied in higher alcohol synthesis Ankur Bordoloi, Johan Anton, Holger Ruland, Martin Muhler and Stefan Kaluza Catalysis Sci & Techno. 5(7), 3603-3612, July 2015


Hydrothermal liquefaction of agricultural and forest biomass residue: Comparative study Rawel Singh, Aditya Prakash, Bhavya Balagurumurthy, Raguvir Singh, Sandeep Saran, Thallada Bhaskar Journal of Material Cycles and Waste Management 17(3), 442-452, July 2015


Prospects of 2,5-dimethylfuran as a fuel: physico-chemical and engine performance characteristics evaluation M K Shukla, Eshan Singh, Nishan Singh, S K Singal, Journal of Material Cycles and Waste Management 17(3), 459-464. July 2015


Resinous Species as Source of Biofuels K V Padmaja, Neeraj Atheya, K. K. Singh Energy Sources, Part A: 37(13) 1392-1396, July 2015


Mesoporous TUD-1 supported indium oxide nanoparticles for epoxidation of styrene using molecular O2 Sumbul Rahman, Saleem A. Farooqui, Aditya Rai, Rawesh Kumar, Chiranjit Santra, V C. Prabhakaran, G R Bhadu, Debasis Sen, S. Mazumder, Sudip Maity, A K. Sinha, Biswajit Chowdhury RSC Adv.5 (58), 46850-46860, July 2015


Removal of refractive sulfur and aromatic compounds from straight-run, fluidized catalytic cracking, and coker gas oil using N-methyl-2-pyrrolidone in batch and packed-bed extractors Sunil Kumar, V C Srivastava, Rohit Raghuvanshi, S M Nanoti, Nisha Sudhir Energy & Fuels 29(7), 4634-4643, July 2015


High-level expression, purification and characterization of carbazole dioxygenase, a three components dioxygenase, of Pseudomonas GBS.5 Samiya Khan, D. K. Adhikari, Sanjay Gupta, Nidhi Gupta Biotechnology Letters July 2015


Selective oxidation of n-hexane by Cu (II) nanoclusters supported on nanocrystalline zirconia catalyst Shankha Shubhra Acharyya, Shilpi Ghosh, Shubhadeep Adak, Raghuvir Singh, Sandeep Saran, Rajaram Bal Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology 15(8), 5816-5822, Aug 2015


Biocatalytic green approach for epoxidation of fatty compounds derived from soyadeodistillate under acid free conditions Sunil K Suman, Manisha Dhawaria, Jyoti Porwal, Mounika Aila, Neha Karanwal, Babita Behera, Savita Kaul, Sanjoy Ghosh, Suman L Jain, RSC Advances 5(66), 53708-53712, Aug 2015


Nitrogen-doped graphene-supported copper complex: a novel photocatalyst for CO2 reduction under visible light irradiation Pawan Kumar, Harshal P. Mungse, O P. Khatri, Suman L. Jain* RSC Advances 5(68), 54929-54935, Aug 2015


A vapor phase adsorptive desulfurization process for producing ultra low sulphur diesel using NiY zeolite as a regenerable adsorbent Soumen Dasgupta, Swapnil Divekar, Aarti Arya, Pushpa Gupta, Rekha Chauhan, Sonal Bhadauria, Aamir Hanif, M O Garg, Anshu Nanoti RSC Adv.5,(69) 56060-56066, 2015


Ethanol production from rice straw using thermotolerantKluyveromyces sp. IIPE453 Rakesh Kumar Jain, Debashish Ghosh, Deepti Agrawal, Sunil Kumar Suman, Diwakar Pandey, Vasantha Thakur Vadde, Ashwini Kumar Dixit, D K Adhikari, Diptarka Dasgupta Biomass Conversion and Biorefinery ( in press)August 2014


Characterization and Identification of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons in Diesel Particulate Matter, Pankaj Kanaujia, Devendra Singh, Deependra Tripathi, L N Siva Kumar Konathala, Sandeep Saran, R K Chauhan, Y K Sharma, M O Garg Analytical Letters 48(14),2303-2318, Sep 2015


Expanded Corn Starch as a versatile material in atom transfer radical polymerization (ATRP) of styrene & methyl methacrylate Ankushi Bansal, Arvind Kumar, Patnam Padma Latha, S S Ray, A K Chatterjee Carbohydrate Polymers 130,290-298, Oct 2015


Emissions and fuel consumption characteristics of a heavy duty diesel engine fueled with Hydroprocessed Renewable Diesel and Biodiesel Applied Energy 155, 440-446, October 2015 (5.613) Devendra Singh, K.A. Subramanian, S.K. Singal


Support interaction of Ni nanocluster-based catalysts applied in CO2 reforming Subhasis Das, Sharvani Thakur, Arijit Bag, Manveer Singh Gupta, Prasenjit Mondol, Ankur Bordoloi Journal of Catalysis 330, 46-60, Oct 2015


High Temperature CO2 Adsorption by Mesoporous Silica Supported Magnesium Aluminum Mixed Oxide Aamir Hanif, Soumen Dasgupta, Anshu Nanoti Chemical Engineering Journal 280, 703-710, Nov 2015


Hexamolybdenum clusters supported on graphene oxide: visible-light induced photocatalyst for reduction of carbon dioxide into methanol Pawan Kumar, Harshal P Mungse, Stéphane Cordier, Rabah Boukherroub, O P. Khatri, Suman L. Jain Carbon 94, 91-100, Nov 2015


Kinetic studies of two-stage sulphuric acid hydrolysis of sugarcane bagasse Sachin Kumar, Pratibha Dheeran, Surendra P. Singh, I M Mishra, D K Adhikari Renewable Energy 83, 850-858, November 2015


Copper ingrained poly(ethylene)glycols as cost effective and reusable medium for selective 1-decene/ n-decane separation Manish Varyani, Indrajit Ghosh, Suman L Jain RSC Advances 5(94),77037-77041,Nov 2015


Nickel decorated graphene oxide/polyaniline hybrid: a robust and highly efficient heterogeneous catalyst for hydrogenation of terminal alkynes Vineeta Panwar, Arvind Kumar, Raghuvir Singh, Piyush Gupta, S S Ray, Suman L Jain Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research 54(45),11493-11499, Nov 2015


Enhanced production of high octane oxygenates from glycerol etherification using the desilicated BEA zeolite Sandeep K. Saxena, Ala’a H. Al-Muhtaseb, Nagabhatla Viswanadham Fuel ,159, 837-844, November 2015


Effect of catalyst contact on the pyrolysis of wheat straw and wheat husk Bhavya B Krishna,Rawel Singh, Thallada Bhaskar, Fuel 160, 64-70, November 2015


Fabrication of Silver-Tungsten Wafer-like Nanoarchitectures for Selective Epoxidation of Alkenes Shilpi Ghosh, Shankha S Acharyya, Takehiko Sasaki, Rajaram Bal ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering 3(110, 2823-2830 Nov 2015


Electrocatalytic Activity of Tungsten Oxide Nanoclusters Grafted on Mesoporous Nitrogen-Rich Carbon Material in the Dioxygen Reduction Reaction Aarti Tiwari, Tharamani C. Nagaiah, Ankur Bordoloi CHEMPLUSCHEM 80(11), 1666–1672, November 2015


Magnetic Co3O4/reduced graphene oxide nanocomposite as superior heterogeneous catalyst for one-pot oxidative esterification of aldehydes to methyl esters Vineeta Panwar, Amer Al-Nafiey, Ahmed Addad, Brigitte Sieber, Pascal Roussel, Rabah Boukherroub, Suman L Jain RSC Advances 5(108),88567-88573, Dec 2015


Graphene/hemin hybrid material as efficient green catalyst for stereoselective olefination of aldehydes Chetan Joshi, Pawan Kumar, Babita Behera, Alexandre Barras, Sabine Szunerits, Rabah Boukherroub, Suman L Jain RCC Adnaces 5(121), 100011-100017, Dec 2015


Light-induced controlled free radical polymerization of methacrylates using iron based photocatalyst in visible light Ankushi Bansal, Pawan Kumar, C D Sharma, S S ray, Suman L Jain Journal of Polymer Science Part A: Polymer Chemistry 53(23),2739–2746, Dec 2015


Capacity of thiourea Schiff base esters as multifunctional additives: synthesis, characterization and performance evaluation in polyol Raj Kumar Singh, Aruna Kukrety, O P Sharma, G D Thakre, Neeraj Atray, S S Ray RSC Advances 5(110), 90367-90373 Dec 2015


Continuous ethanol production from sugarcane bagasse hydrolysate at high temperature with cell recycle and in-situ recovery of ethanol Sachin Kumar, Pratibha Dheeran, Surendra P. Singh, Indra M. Mishra, Dilip K. Adhikari Chemical Engineering Science, 138, 524-530, Dec 2015


Adsorption properties and performance of CPO-27-Ni/alginate spheres during multicycle pressure-vacuum-swing adsorption (PVSA) CO2capture in the presence of moisture Soumen Dasgupta, Swapnil Divekar, Aarti, Aud I. Spjelkavik, Terje Didriksen, Anshu Nanoti, Richard Blom Chemical Engineering Science 137, 525-531, Dec2015


Fabrication of Ag/WO3 nanobars for baeyer-villiger oxidation using hydrogen peroxide Shilpi Ghosh, Shankha Shubhra Acharyya, Raghuvir Singh, Piyush Gupta, Rajaram Bal Catalysis Communications 72, 33-37, Dec 2015


Transient performance and emission characteristics of a heavy-duty diesel engine fuelled with microalga Chlorella variabilis and Jatropha curcas biodiesels Devendra Singh, S.K. Singal, M.O. Garg, Pratyush Maiti, Sandhya Mishra, Pushpito K. Ghosh Energy Conversion and Management, 106, 892-900, December 2015


Cetyl alcohol mediated fabrication of forest of Ag/Mn3O4 nanowhiskers catalyst for the selective oxidation of styrene with molecular oxygen Shankha S Acharyya, Shilpi Ghosh, Sachin K Sharma, Rajaram Bal RSC Advances 5(109), 89879-89887, Dec 2015


Tailored Synthesis of Porous TiO2 Nanocubes and Nano-parallelepipeds with Exposed {111} Facets and Mesoscopic Void Space: A Superior Candidate for Efficient Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells Vipin Amoli, Shekha Bhat, Abhayankar Maurya, Biplab Banerjee, AsimBhaumik, A K Sinha ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 7(47), 26022-26035, Dec 2015


An Investigation on the Lubricity Characteristics of Polyethylene Glycol Blends with Cellulose Palmitates Raj K. Singh, Aruna Kukrety, Raghuvir Singh, Sandeep Saran, Om P. Sharma Waste and Biomass Valorization 6,(6)1067-1076, December 2015


Efficacy of a bio-additive on the exhaust emissions of petrodiesel Savita Kaul , Babita Behera, ,M S Negi, Jyoti Porwal, Pankaj Kanojia, Deependra Tripathi, Piyush Gupta, Dinesh Bangwal Biomass Conversion and Biorefinery 5,(4), 387-395, December 2015


Ethanol production from rice straw using thermotolerantKluyveromyces sp. IIPE453 Rakesh Kumar Jain, Debashish Ghosh, Deepti Agrawal, Sunil Kumar Suman, Diwakar Pandey, Vasantha Thakur Vadde, Ashwini Kumar Dixit, D K Adhikari, Diptarka Dasgupta Biomass Conversion and Biorefinery 5,(4), 331-337, December 2015