Oxide-based composites: applications in thermo-photocatalysis

Authors: Barba-Nieto, I; Gomez-Cerezo, N; Kubacka, A; Fernandez-Garcia, M

Review; Early Access.
Catal. Sci. Technol.. vol: . page: 2044-4753.
Date: . .
Doi: 10.1039/d1cy01067k.

Abstract:
The combination of thermal and photonic energy sources to carry out catalyzed chemical reactions appears as a new avenue to optimize the current industrial-oriented processes as well as to open new ones. Herein, we analyze the contribution [read more]

2021-10-03T16:20:55+02:00Categories: Publications 2021|Tags: , |

Immobilization of papain: A review

Authors: Tacias-Pascacio, VG; Morellon-Sterling, R; Castaneda-Valbuena, D; Berenguer-Murcia, A; Kamli, MR; Tavano, O; Fernandez-Lafuente, R

Review.
Int. J. Biol. Macromol.. vol: 188. page: 0141-8130.
Date: oct-01. 2021.
Doi: 10.1016/j.ijbiomac.2021.08.016.

Abstract:
Papain is a cysteine protease from papaya, with many applications due to its broad specificity. This paper reviews for first time the immobilization of papain on different supports (organic, inorganic or hybrid [read more]

Structure and evolutionary trace-assisted screening of a residue swapping the substrate ambiguity and chiral specificity in an esterase

Authors: Cea-Rama, I; Coscolin, C; Katsonis, P; Bargiela, R; Golyshin, PN; Lichtarge, O; Ferrer, M; Sanz-Aparicio, J

Article.
Comp. Struct. Biotechnol. J… vol: 19. page: 2001-0370.
Date: . 2021.
Doi: 10.1016/j.csbj.2021.04.041.

Abstract:
Our understanding of enzymes with high substrate ambiguity remains limited because their large active sites allow substrate docking freedom to an extent that seems incompatible with stereospecificity. One possibility is [read more]

Surface Enhanced Infrared Characterization Using Disordered Slit-Antenna Arrays for the Detection of Electrodeposited Cytochrome C

Authors: Armelles, G; Cebollada, A; Cava, DG; Alvarez-Malmagro, J; Velez, M

Article; Early Access.
Plasmonics. vol: . page: 1557-1955.
Date: . .
Doi: 10.1007/s11468-021-01521-7.

Abstract:
An approach which allows both electrochemical studies and surface enhanced infrared characterization of electrodeposited Cytochrome C is presented. This approach is based on in-plane disordered arrays of resonant slits engraved in Au substrates using focused ion beam. [read more]

Defective UiO-66(Zr) as an efficient catalyst for the synthesis of bio jet-fuel precursors via aldol condensation of furfural and MIBK

Authors: de la Flor, D; Lopez-Aguado, C; Paniagua, M; Morales, G; Mariscal, R; Melero, JA

Article.
J. Catal.. vol: 401. page: 0021-9517.
Date: SEP. 2021.
Doi: 10.1016/j.jcat.2021.07.006.

Abstract:
The production of jet-fuel precursors from furfural (FUR) via aldol-condensation with methyl-isobutyl ketone (MIBK) over a defective UiO-66(Zr) catalyst is presented. The resultant C11 adduct (FuMe) would allow the selective production of branched alkanes [read more]

Interpreting quantum efficiency for energy and environmental applications of photo-catalytic materials

Authors: Kubacka, A; Barba-Nieto, I; Caudillo-Flores, U; Fernandez-Garcia, M

Article.
Curr. Opin. Chem. Eng.. vol: 33. page: 2211-3398.
Date: SEP. 2021.
Doi: 10.1016/j.coche.2021.10071.

Abstract:
The use of efficiency observables to measure activity is of critical importance in order to progress in the quantitative assessment of the functional properties of photo-catalysts in energy and environmental related applications. In this quest, the analysis of [read more]

High thermoelectric efficiency in electrodeposited silver selenide films: from Pourbaix diagram to a flexible thermoelectric module

Authors: Manzano, CV; del Olmo, CL; Caballero-Calero, O; Martin-Gonzalez, M

Article.
Sustain. Energ. Fuels. vol: 5. page: 2398-4902.
Date: sep-21. 2021.
Doi: 10.1039/d1se01061a.

Abstract:
In the last few years, the exploration of new thermoelectric materials with low-toxicity, earth-abundance, and high-efficiency has become essential. Following this trend, sustainable, easily scalable, and cost-effective fabrication methods, such as electrochemical deposition, are also desirable. In this [read more]

High performance of electrosprayed graphene oxide/TiO2/Ce-TiO2 photoanodes for photoelectrocatalytic inactivation of S. aureus

Authors: Valenzuela, L; Faraldos, M; Bahamonde, A; Rosal, R

Article.
Electrochim. Acta. vol: 395. page: 0013-4686.
Date: nov-01. 2021.
Doi: 10.1016/j.electacta.2021.139203.

Abstract:
Microbial contamination is a challenging concern due to the health threat caused by infections. Therefore, the development of efficient antimicrobial materials and processes is a crucial need for disinfecting water and surfaces. In this study, electrospray was used to prepare [read more]

2021-10-03T18:47:20+02:00Categories: Publications 2021|Tags: |

Sunlight-Operated TiO2-Based Photocatalysts

Authors: Barba-Nieto, I; Caudillo-Flores, U; Fernandez-Garcia, M; Kubacka, A

Review.
Molecules. vol: 25. page: .
Date: SEP. 2020.
Doi: 10.3390/molecules25174008.

Abstract:
Photo-catalysis is a research field with broad applications in terms of potential technological applications related to energy production and managing, environmental protection, and chemical synthesis fields. A global goal, common to all of these fields, is to generate photo-catalytic materials able [read more]

The use of inorganic Al-HMS as a support for NiMoW sulfide HDS catalysts

Authors: Huirache-Acuna, R; Zepeda, TA; Vazquez, PJ; Rivera-Munoz, EM; Maya-Yescas, R; Pawelec, B; Alonso-Nunez, G

Article.
Inorg. Chim. Acta. vol: 524. page: 0020-1693.
Date: sep-01. 2021.
Doi: 10.1016/j.ica.2021.120450.

Abstract:
Inorganic hexagonal mesoporous silica (HMS) and aluminum modified HMS materials (Al-HMS) were prepared and used as supports of transition metal sulfide hydrodesulfurization (HDS) catalysts based on nickel, molybdenum, and tungsten as active phase. [read more]

2021-09-01T00:00:00+02:00Categories: Publications 2021|Tags: , |

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