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25 publications found:


  • Affandy M., C. Zhu, M.S. Swita, B.A. Hofstad, D.J. Cronin, R.T. Elander, and V. Dagle. 2023. "Production and Catalytic Upgrading of 2,3-Butanediol Fermentation Broth into Sustainable Aviation Fuel Blendstock and Fuel Properties Measurement." Fuel 333, no. part 1:Art. No. 126328. PNNL-SA-169712. doi:10.1016/j.fuel.2022.126328
  • Bilbao A., N. Munoz Munoz, J. Kim, D.J. Orton, Y. Gao, K. Poorey, and K.R. Pomraning, et al. 2023. "PeakDecoder enables machine learning-based metabolite annotation and accurate profiling in multidimensional mass spectrometry measurements." Nature Communications 14, no. 2023:2461. PNNL-SA-174727. doi:10.1038/s41467-023-37031-9
  • Dagle R.A., and V. Dagle. 2023. Production of 1,3-Butadiene from Renewable Oxygenated Feedstocks (Abstract) - CRADA 560. PNNL-33887. Richland, WA: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory. Production of 1,3-Butadiene from Renewable Oxygenated Feedstocks (Abstract) - CRADA 560
  • Dai Z., K.R. Pomraning, S. Deng, J. Kim, K.B. Campbell, A.L. Robles, and B.A. Hofstad, et al. 2023. "Metabolic engineering to improve production of 3-hydroxypropionic acid from corn-stover hydrolysate in Aspergillus species." Biotechnology for Biofuels and Bioproducts 16. PNNL-SA-182738. doi:10.1186/s13068-023-02288-1
  • Kilgore U.J., D.M. Santosa, S. Li, P. Wang, S. Lee, M.R. Thorson, and K. Kallupalayam Ramasamy. 2023. "Desalting Biocrude for Improved Downstream Processing toward Marine Fuel Application." Sustainable Energy & Fuels 7, no. 11:2670-2679. PNNL-SA-181968. doi:10.1039/D3SE00189J
  • Kilgore U.J., S. Subramaniam, S.P. Fox, D.J. Cronin, M.F. Guo, A.J. Schmidt, and K. Kallupalayam Ramasamy, et al. 2023. "Wet air oxidation of HTL aqueous waste." Biomass & Bioenergy 176. PNNL-SA-175978. doi:10.1016/j.biombioe.2023.106889
  • McNaught K.J., E. Kuatsjah, M. Zahn, E. Teixeira Prates, H. Shao, G. Bentley, and A. Pickford, et al. 2023. "Initiation of fatty acid biosynthesis in Pseudomonas putida KT2440." Metabolic Engineering 76. PNNL-SA-179252. doi:10.1016/j.ymben.2023.02.006
  • Yuan G., J.J. Czajka, Z. Dai, D. Hu, K.R. Pomraning, B.A. Hofstad, and J. Kim, et al. 2023. "Rapid and robust squashed spore/colony PCR of industrially important fungi." Fungal Biology and Biotechnology 10. PNNL-SA-186830. doi:10.1186/s40694-023-00163-0


  • Cronin D.J., S. Subramaniam, C.O. Brady, A.R. Cooper, Z. Yang, J.S. Heyne, and C. Drennan, et al. 2022. "Sustainable Aviation Fuel from Hydrothermal Liquefaction of Wet-Wastes." Energies 15, no. 4:Art. No. 1306. PNNL-SA-169987. doi:10.3390/en15041306
  • Dagle V. 2022. A 100+ RON Gasoline Blendstock for High Efficiency, Low Emission Vehicles Engines - CRADA 493 (Final Report). PNNL-33695. Richland, WA: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory. A 100+ RON Gasoline Blendstock for High Efficiency, Low Emission Vehicles Engines - CRADA 493 (Final Report)
  • Dagle V., and R.A. Dagle. 2022. Conversion of syngas into light olefins in one step for process-intensified production of sustainable aviation fuels. PNNL-33370. Richland, WA: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory. Conversion of syngas into light olefins in one step for process-intensified production of sustainable aviation fuels
  • Lin F., M. Xu, K. Kallupalayam Ramasamy, Z. Li, J. Klinger, J. Schaidle, and H. Wang. 2022. "Catalyst Deactivation and its Mitigation during Catalytic Conversions of Biomass." ACS Catalysis 12, no. 21:13555–13599. PNNL-SA-175764. doi:10.1021/acscatal.2c02074
  • Ling C., G. Peabody, D. Salvachua, Y. Kim, C.M. Kneucker, C.H. Calvey, and M.A. Monninger, et al. 2022. "Muconic acid production from glucose and xylose in Pseudomonas putida via evolution and metabolic engineering." Nature Communications 13. PNNL-SA-168423. doi:10.1038/s41467-022-32296-y
  • Pomraning K.R., J.K. Magnuson, A.S. Beliaev, E.A. Hill, A.L. Robles, M.R. Garcia, and T.L. Lemmon. 2022. Enhancing organic matter removal, product recovery, and hydrogen generation from fermentation wastewater. PNNL-33008. Richland, WA: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory. Enhancing organic matter removal, product recovery, and hydrogen generation from fermentation wastewater
  • Pomraning K.R., Z. Dai, N. Munoz Munoz, Y. Kim, Y. Gao, S. Deng, and T.L. Lemmon, et al. 2022. "Itaconic acid production is regulated by laeA in Aspergillus pseudoterreus." Metabolic Engineering Communications 15. PNNL-SA-171876. doi:10.1016/j.mec.2022.e00203
  • Winkelman A.D., V. Dagle, T.L. Lemmon, L. Kovarik, Y. Wang, and R.A. Dagle. 2022. "Effect of Alkali Metal Addition on Catalytic Performance of Ag/ZrO2/SBA-16 Catalyst for Single-Step Conversion of Ethanol to Butadiene." Catalysis Science & Technology 13, no. 4:975-983. PNNL-SA-180968. doi:10.1039/d2cy01722a


  • Dai Z., K.R. Pomraning, E.A. Panisko, B.A. Hofstad, K.B. Campbell, J. Kim, and A.L. Robles, et al. 2021. "Genetically engineered oleaginous yeast Lipomyces starkeyi for sesquiterpene a-zingiberene production." ACS Synthetic Biology 10, no. 5:1000-1008. PNNL-SA-156626. doi:10.1021/acssynbio.0c00503
  • Guo M.F., M.J. Gray, H.M. Job, C.A. Alvarez-Vasco, S. Subramaniam, X. Zhang, and L. Kovarik, et al. 2021. "Uncovering the Active Sites and Demonstrating Stable Catalyst for Cost-Effective Conversion of Ethanol to 1-Butanol." Green Chemistry 23, no. 20:8030-8039. PNNL-SA-164007. doi:10.1039/D1GC01979A
  • Kim J., S.T. Coradetti, Y. Kim, Y. Gao, J. Yaegashi, J.D. Zucker, and N. Munoz Munoz, et al. 2021. "Multi-omics driven metabolic network reconstruction and analysis of lignocellulosic carbon utilization in Rhodosporidium toruloides." Frontiers in Bioengineering and Biotechnology 8. PNNL-SA-156767. doi:10.3389/fbioe.2020.612832
  • Kirby J., G.M. Geiselman, J. Yaegashi, J. Kim, X. Zhuang, M. Tran-Gyamfi, and J. Prahl, et al. 2021. "Further engineering of R. toruloides for the production of terpenes from lignocellulosic biomass." Biotechnology for Biofuels 14, no. 1:Article No. 101. PNNL-SA-162406. doi:10.1186/s13068-021-01950-w
  • Thorson M.R., D.M. Santosa, R.T. Hallen, I.V. Kutnyakov, M.V. Olarte, M.D. Flake, and G.G. Neuenschwander, et al. 2021. "SCALEABLE HYDROTREATING OF HTL BIOCRUDE TO PRODUCE FUEL BLENDSTOCKS." Energy and Fuels 35, no. 14:11346-11352. PNNL-SA-160510. doi:10.1021/acs.energyfuels.1c00956


  • Akhade S.A., N. Singh, O.Y. Gutierrez-Tinoco, J.A. Lopez-Ruiz, H. Wang, J.D. Holladay, and Y. Liu, et al. 2020. "Electrocatalytic Hydrogenation of Biomass-Derived Organics: A review." Chemical Reviews 120, no. 20:11370-11419. PNNL-SA-155470. doi:10.1021/acs.chemrev.0c00158
  • Bulsink P., F. De Miguel Mercader, L. Sandstrom, B. van de Beld, F. Preto, A.H. Zacher, and A. Oasmaa, et al. 2020. "Results of the International Energy Agency Bioenergy Round Robin on the Analysis of Heteroatoms in Biomass Liquefaction Oils." Energy and Fuels 34, no. 9:11123-11133. PNNL-ACT-SA-10491. doi:10.1021/acs.energyfuels.0c02090
  • Chaves J.E., R. Wilton, Y. Gao, N. Munoz Munoz, M.C. Burnet, Z. Schmitz, and J. Rowan, et al. 2020. "Evaluation of chromosomal insertion loci in the Pseudomonas putida KT2440 genome for predictable biosystems design." Metabolic Engineering Communications 11. PNNL-SA-155823. doi:10.1016/j.mec.2020.e00139
  • Yuk S.F., M. Lee, G.B. Collinge, J. Zhang, A.B. Padmaperuma, Z. Li, and F. Polo-Garzon, et al. 2020. "Mechanistic understanding of catalytic conversion of ethanol to 1-butene over 2D-pillared MFI zeolite." Journal of Physical Chemistry C 124, no. 52:28437–28447. PNNL-SA-153861. doi:10.1021/acs.jpcc.0c05585

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