PIRE Research


 

The projects below represent some of the main areas of focus that the partnership pursued.

Selective Oxidation of HMF over supported AU and Pt Catalysts

Collaborators: Matt Neurock and Bob Davis, University of Virginia

PIRE Collaborator: Robert Schlogl, Fritz-Haber Institute, Berlin

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Aqueous Phase Selective Oxitation of Oxygenate over Metal Surface

Collaborators: Matt Neurock, University of Virginia, Jim Dumesic, University of Wisconsin-Madison

PIRE Collaborator:Jens Norskov, Technical University of Denmark

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Condensed Phase Hydrogenation of HMF to DMF

Collaborators: Brent Shanks, Iowa State University, Jim Dumesic, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Abhaya Datye, Universtiy of New Mexico

EU Collaborator: Claus Christensen, Haldor-Topsoe A/S

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Characterization of PtRe/carbon Catalysts used for Conversion of Sugars to Hydrocarbons

Collaborators: Abhaya Datye, University of New Mexico, Jim Dumesic, University of Wisconsin, Bob Davis, University of Virginia

EU Collaborator: Robert Schlogl, Fritz-Haber Institute, Berlin

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