gounder research group
Heterogeneous Catalysis · Kinetics and Mechanisms · Zeolite Synthesis
Fuels and Chemicals Production · Automotive Pollution Abatement
Jan. 2020: Welcome to Natalie Zamiechowski as a new undergraduate student to join the group!
Dec. 2019: Congratulations to Juan Carlos Vega-Vila for graduating with a PhD! We wish him the best in his postdoc at UCLA with Dante Simonetti and Gaurav Sant.
Dec. 2019: Congratulations to Jason Bates for graduating with a PhD! We wish him the best in his postdoc at Wisconsin with Shannon Stahl.
Nov. 2019: Congratulations to Elizabeth Bickel for receiving the 2019-2020 Phillips 66 Graduate Fellowship!
Nov. 2019: Congratulations to Jason Bates for receiving the first place graduate student presentation award of the AIChE MESD Area 8D Inorganic Materials Division!
 Mechanistic Origins of the High-Pressure Inhibition of Methanol Dehydration Rates in Small-Pore Acidic Zeolites, Di Iorio et al., J. Catal., 380 (2019) 161-177
 Defect-Mediated Ordering of Condensed Water Structures in Microporous Zeolites, Bukowski, Bates et al., Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 58 (2019), 16422-16426
 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