gounder research group
Heterogeneous Catalysis · Kinetics and Mechanisms · Zeolite Synthesis
Fuels and Chemicals Production · Automotive Pollution Abatement
Aug. 2019: Congratulations to our Northwestern collaborators and Elizabeth Bickel for our paper on microkinetic modeling of propene oligomerization on acid zeolites being accepted in ACS Catalysis!
Aug. 2019: Congratulations to Claire Nimlos and Laura Wilcox for receiving first place oral and poster prizes at the Purdue GSO Symposium!
Aug. 2019: Welcome to Siddarth Krishna as the newest postdoctoral fellow in the group, and Juan Alban as a new undergraduate in the group!
Jul. 2019: Congratulations to Ravi Joshi for graduating with a PhD and starting his new job at Phillips 66!
Jun. 2019: Congratulations to ND/BASF co-workers for our paper on the role of organic structure-directing agents on Al siting in CHA being accepted in JPCC!
Jun. 2019: Congratulations to Young, Phil and co-workers for their paper on influencing Al arrangement in B-Al-MFI being accepted in I&ECR!
 Influence of Tetrapropylammonium and Ethylenediamine Structure-Directing Agents on the Framework Al Distribution in B-Al-MFI Zeolites, Hur, Kester et al., Ind. Eng. Chem. Res., 58 (2019), 11849-11860
 Distinct Catalytic Reactivity of Sn Substituted in Framework Locations and at Defect Grain Boundaries in Sn-Zeolites, Bates et al., ACS Catal., 9 (2019) 6146-6168
 Deactivation of Sn-Beta Zeolites Caused by Structural Transformation of Hydrophobic to Hydrophilic Micropores During Aqueous-Phase Glucose Isomerization, Cordon et al., Catal. Sci. Tech., 9 (2019) 1654-1668
 Consequences of Exchange-Site Heterogeneity and Dynamics on the UV-Visible Spectrum of Cu-Exchanged SSZ-13", Li, Paolucci, et al., Chem. Sci., 10 (2019) 2373-2384