Works (393)

Updated: June 3rd, 2024 08:14

2024 journal article

A Factorial Design Assessment of Marine Exoskeleton-Based Bio-sorption of Relevant Electroplating Metals

Universal Journal of Green Chemistry, 2(1), 11–17.

Source: ORCID
Added: March 1, 2024

2024 journal article

Alkaline pretreatment and soda pulping of genetically improved hemp

INDUSTRIAL CROPS AND PRODUCTS, 211.

By: J. Gaynor n, S. Agwuncha n, A. Smith*, G. Gaynor*, M. Harrington* & L. Lucia n

author keywords: Genetically improved cultivar; Fiber length; Pulping; Industrial hemp; FQA; Papermaking
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: March 25, 2024

2024 journal article

Bamboo fiber reinforced poly (acrylonitrile-styrene-acrylic)/chlorinated polyethylene via compabilization

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF BIOLOGICAL MACROMOLECULES, 266.

By: Z. Zhang n, J. Zhang*, L. Lucia n & N. Abidi

author keywords: Fiber reinforced plastics; Natural polymers; Elastomer
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: May 28, 2024

2024 journal article

Development of multifunctional sustainable packaging from acetylated cellulose micro-nanofibrils (CMNF)

CARBOHYDRATE POLYMER TECHNOLOGIES AND APPLICATIONS, 7.

By: K. Salem n, M. Debnath n, S. Agate n, K. Arafat n, H. Jameel n, L. Lucia n, L. Pal n

author keywords: Nanocellulose; Chemical modification; Acetylation; Water vapor transmission rate (WVTR); Food packaging; Biodegradability
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
2. Zero Hunger (OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: February 12, 2024

2024 article

Transforming low-quality cotton fibers into dye adsorbents

Zhang, Z., Rumi, S. S., Lucia, L. A., & Abidi, N. (2024, January 31). ENVIRONMENTAL CHEMISTRY LETTERS, Vol. 1.

By: Z. Zhang*, S. Rumi*, L. Lucia n & N. Abidi*

author keywords: Sustainable materials; Hydrogel; Biosorbent; Water treatment; Upcycle; Waste
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: February 12, 2024

2023 journal article

A critical review of existing and emerging technologies and systems to optimize solid waste management for feedstocks and energy conversion

Matter, 6(10), 3348–3377.

By: K. Salem n, K. Clayson n, M. Salas n, N. Haque n, R. Rao n, S. Agate n, A. Singh, J. Levis ...

Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: February 24, 2024

2023 journal article

Cellulose/nanocellulose superabsorbent hydrogels as a sustainable platform for materials applications: A mini-review and perspective

Carbohydrate Polymers, 299, 120140.

author keywords: Cellulose and nanocellulose; Superabsorbent; Hydrogel; Xerogel; Aerogel; Application
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, Crossref
Added: November 14, 2022

2023 journal article

Comparison and assessment of methods for cellulose crystallinity determination

Chemical Society Reviews, 52(18), 6417–6446.

Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, Crossref
Added: August 28, 2023

2023 journal article

Computational and experimental insights into the molecular architecture of water-cellulose networks

Matter, 6(5), 1366–1381.

By: K. Salem n, N. Barrios n, H. Jameel n, L. Pal n & L. Lucia n

UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
6. Clean Water and Sanitation (OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, Crossref
Added: May 11, 2023

2023 article

Conductive Polymer/Nanocellulose Composites as a Functional Platform for Electronic Devices: A Mini-Review

Gao, W., Tu, Q., Wang, P., Zeng, J., Li, J., Wang, B., … Lucia, L. A. (2023, May 30). POLYMER REVIEWS, Vol. 5.

By: W. Gao*, Q. Tu*, P. Wang*, J. Zeng*, J. Li*, B. Wang*, J. Xu*, K. Chen* ...

author keywords: Nanocellulose; conductive polymers; composites; conductivity; electronic devices
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: June 19, 2023

2023 review

Current state-of-the-art review of nanotechnology-based therapeutics for viral pandemics: Special attention to COVID-19

[Review of ]. NANOTECHNOLOGY REVIEWS, 12(1).

By: M. Motiei*, L. Lucia n, T. Saha* & P. Saha*

author keywords: viral pandemics; nanotechnology; prevention; diagnosis; treatment
TL;DR: This review intends to summarize examples of nanostructures that play a role in preventing, diagnosing, and treating COVID-19 and be a comprehensive and helpful review by covering notable and vital applications of nanotechnology-based strategies for improving health and environmental sanitation. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
3. Good Health and Well-being (Web of Science; OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: March 13, 2023

2023 journal article

Harnessing total chemical-free paper and packaging materials barrier properties by mechanical modification of cellulosic fibers for food security and environmental sustainability

APPLIED MATERIALS TODAY, 35.

By: A. Upadhyay n, L. Lucia n & L. Pal n

author keywords: Cellulose fibers; Sustainable packaging; Refining and calendering; Moisture and water barrier; Oil and grease resistance
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: December 11, 2023

2023 journal article

Kraft pulp viscosity as a predictor of paper strength: Its uses and abuses

TAPPI JOURNAL, 22(10), 631–643.

By: B. Brogdon* & L. Lucia*

Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: November 27, 2023

2023 magazine article

Letter to the Editor: Let’s Try to First Be Kind Rather Than Right

Lucia, L. (2023, November 28). Technician. https://www.technicianonline.com/opinion/letter-to-the-editor-let-s-try-to-first-be-kind-rather-than-right/article_ede051ea-8e6c-11ee-a446-076f607f11a2.html

By: L. Lucia

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: March 17, 2024

2023 journal article

One-pot upcycling strategy achieved in Bi-continuous thermal conductive polymer composites

JOURNAL OF CLEANER PRODUCTION, 423.

author keywords: Upcycle; Bi-continuous phase structure; Thermal conductivity; Fire safety materials; Modeling
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: February 19, 2024

2023 journal article

Pd nanocubes supported on SiW12 @Co-ZIF Nanosheets for High-efficiency rupture of ether bonds in model and actual lignin

APPLIED CATALYSIS B-ENVIRONMENTAL, 322.

author keywords: Catalytic transfer hydrogenolysis; Palladium nanocubes; Nanosheets; C-O bond cleavage; Lignin
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: November 28, 2022

2023 journal article

Polymer upcycling of municipal solid cellulosic waste by tandem mechanical pretreatment and maleic acid hydrolysis

CELL REPORTS PHYSICAL SCIENCE, 4(12).

By: M. Basak n, E. Gandy n, L. Lucia n & L. Pal n

Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: February 12, 2024

2023 journal article

Smart superabsorbent alginate/carboxymethyl chitosan composite hydrogel beads as efficient biosorbents for methylene blue dye removal

JOURNAL OF MATERIALS SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY, 159, 81–90.

By: Z. Zhang n, N. Abidi* & L. Lucia n

author keywords: Hydrogel; Dye adsorption; Composites; Superabsorbent; Sodium alginate; Carboxymethyl chitosan
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: May 22, 2023

2023 journal article

Surface Mechanical Properties and Topological Characteristics of Thermoplastic Copolyesters after Precisely Controlled Abrasion

ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 15(5), 7552–7561.

By: J. Terán n, L. Pal n, R. Spontak n & L. Lucia n

author keywords: microplastic; abrasion; nanoindentation; surface properties; wear topologies
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, Crossref, ORCID
Added: January 31, 2023

2023 journal article

Sustainable high-yield lignocellulosic fibers and modification technologies educing softness and strength for tissues and hygiene products for global health

MATERIALS TODAY SUSTAINABILITY, 22.

By: K. Salem n, H. Jameel n, L. Lucia n & L. Pal n

author keywords: Biodegradable lignocellulosic pulps; Tensile strength; Softness; Sustainable surface modification; Green chemistry (surfactant); Springiness
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: April 11, 2023

2023 journal article

Waste treat waste: Alginate calcium versus alginate acid gels in upcycling waste cotton linter as composite biosorbent

INDUSTRIAL CROPS AND PRODUCTS, 205.

By: Z. Zhang*, S. Rumi*, L. Lucia n & N. Abidi*

author keywords: Waste cotton linter; Alginate; Upcycle; Hydrogel; Dye adsorption
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: October 30, 2023

2022 review

A Critical Review of the Performance and Soil Biodegradability Profiles of Biobased Natural and Chemically Synthesized Polymers in Industrial Applications

[Review of ]. ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY, 56(4), 2071–2095.

By: P. Tyagi n, S. Agate n, O. Velev n, L. Lucia n & L. Pal n

author keywords: biodegradation; biopolymers; bioplastics; uv stability; packaging; sustainability
MeSH headings : Biodegradation, Environmental; Biopolymers / chemistry; Biopolymers / metabolism; Plastics; Polymers; Soil
TL;DR: This review discusses end-fate of biopolymers in soil and impact of residues on soil health, and design considerations and implications for sustainable polymers used, under consideration, and to be considered within the context of a rational biodegradable strategy are elaborated. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: January 26, 2022

2022 journal article

A Unique Crustacean-Based Chitin Platform to Reduce Self-Aggregation of Polysaccharide Nanofibers

Fibers, 10(10), 87.

author keywords: polysaccharide nanofibers; crustacean shells; chitin; cellulose; self-aggregation; clotting; foams
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
14. Life Below Water (OpenAlex)
Sources: ORCID, Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, Crossref
Added: October 19, 2022

2022 journal article

A cellulose-based self-healing composite eutectogel with reversibility and recyclability for multi-sensing

COMPOSITES SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, 229.

By: Y. Wang*, S. Fu*, L. Lucia n & H. Zhang*

author keywords: Recycling; Multifunctional composites; self -healing; Sensing
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: October 24, 2022

2022 journal article

A systematic examination of the dynamics of water-cellulose interactions on capillary force-induced fiber collapse

CARBOHYDRATE POLYMERS, 295.

By: K. Salem n, V. Naithani n, H. Jameel n, L. Lucia n & L. Pal n

author keywords: Fiber hornification; Free and bound water; Hard -to -remove water; Refining; Drying
MeSH headings : Cellulose; Desiccation; Dietary Fiber; Freeze Drying / methods; Tensile Strength; Water
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
6. Clean Water and Sanitation (OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: July 23, 2022

2022 chapter book

Barrier Properties of Bionanocomposite Films

By: M. Hubbe n, E. Piner n, N. Lavoine n & L. Lucia n

Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: February 24, 2024

2022 journal article

Composites hydrogels with enhanced solid foam formation

COMPOSITES COMMUNICATIONS, 35.

By: Z. Zhang n, L. Lucia n & N. Abidi*

author keywords: Hydrogel; Solid foam; Composite; Thermal stability; Freeze-dry; Sustainable polymer
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: November 14, 2022

2022 article

Compositomics: A Timely Conceptual Framework for Future Advancements in Green Materials' Design and Development

Lucia, L. A. (2022, November). BIORESOURCES, Vol. 17, pp. 5562–5564.

By: L. Lucia n

author keywords: Composites; Complex interactions; Smart manufacturing; Functionality; Biomimicry; Systems theory; Machine learning
TL;DR: Higher-order systems found in nature continue to be a source of inspiration for designing highly functional artificial systems, but compositing these systems requires a precise understanding of how the components required can affect final desired responses. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: October 17, 2022

2022 journal article

Dual Crosslinked-Network Self-Healing Composite Hydrogels Exhibit Enhanced Water Adaptivity and Reinforcement

Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, 61(49), 17876–17884.

By: Z. Zhang n, N. Abidi* & L. Lucia n

UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
6. Clean Water and Sanitation (OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, Crossref
Added: December 12, 2022

2022 journal article

Evidence for antimicrobial activity in hemp hurds and lignin-containing nanofibrillated cellulose materials

Cellulose, 29(9), 5151–5162.

By: P. Tyagi n, J. Gutierrez n, L. Lucia n, M. Hubbe n & L. Pal n

author keywords: Hemp hurds; Autohydrolysis process; Lignin containing nanofibrillated cellulose; Cannabinoids; Sustainable antimicrobial coatings; Nature-derived biodegradable films
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, Crossref
Added: May 10, 2022

2022 report

Fast disintegrating paper products and methods of making

(US Patent Application No. 17/312,251).

By: L. Pal, L. Lucia & V. Naithani

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: March 17, 2024

2022 journal article

Green synthesis, characterization, and catalytic application of a supported and magnetically isolable copper-iron oxide-sodium alginate

Green Synthesis and Catalysis, 3(2), 179–184.

By: E. Kalantari n, L. Lucia n & N. Lavoine n

Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: April 27, 2022

2022 journal article

High performance bio-supercapacitor electrodes composed of graphitized hemicellulose porous carbon spheres

FRONTIERS IN BIOENGINEERING AND BIOTECHNOLOGY, 10.

By: Z. Zhang*, F. Li*, J. Chen*, G. Yang*, X. Ji*, Z. Tian*, B. Wang*, L. Zhang*, L. Lucia n

author keywords: hemicelluloses; template-free; graphitic porous carbon spheres; electrode materials; supercapacitors
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: October 24, 2022

2022 report

Packaging coatings, packaging products, and methods of making

(US Patent Application No. 17/451,586).

By: L. Pal, M. Hubbe, L. Lucia & P. Tyagi

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: March 17, 2024

2022 journal article

The Effect of the Kraft Pulping Process, Wood Species, and pH on Lignin Recovery from Black Liquor

FIBERS, 10(2).

By: J. Jardim n, P. Hart*, L. Lucia n, H. Jameel n & H. Chang n

author keywords: lignin precipitation; hardwood kraft lignin; material balance; purity
Sources: ORCID, Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: February 15, 2022

2022 journal article

The role of the chemical industry in chemophobia

BioResources, 17(2), 1962–1964.

By: L. Dement n & L. Lucia n

Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: February 24, 2024

2022 journal article

Utilization of Corncob Hydrolysate Enables 2,3-Butanediol Production in Enterobacter cholerae

BIORESOURCES, 17(4), 5820–5830.

By: L. Ma*, J. Wang*, R. Zhi*, L. Lucia n, G. Li* & Y. Deng*

author keywords: 2,3-Butanediol; Enterobacter cholerae; Corncob hydrolysate; Two-stage fermentation; Lignocellulose
TL;DR: Chemical component analysis showed that concentrated corncob hydrolysate contained 233 g/L total sugar and showed no inhibitory effect, but it was beneficial for 2,3-BDO synthesis, and this study is expected to provide insights for large-scale bioproduction of bulk chemicals utilizing corncOB hydrolysates. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: December 19, 2022

2022 journal article

Wood based quasi-solid-state Zn-air battery with dual honeycomb-like porous carbon and cationic nanocellulose film

INDUSTRIAL CROPS AND PRODUCTS, 186.

By: C. Qiu, L. Zhang, B. Wang, G. Yang, L. Lucia*, F. Li, J. Chen

author keywords: Wood-based carbon; Oxygen reduction reaction; Dual honeycomb-like pores; Nanocellulose film; Zn-air battery
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
7. Affordable and Clean Energy (Web of Science; OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 15, 2022

2021 journal article

A feasible approach efficiently redisperse dried cellulose nanofibrils in water: vacuum or freeze drying in the presence of sodium chloride

CELLULOSE, 28(2), 829–842.

By: G. Ma*, M. He*, G. Yang*, X. Ji*, L. Lucia* & J. Chen*

author keywords: Water redispersibility; Cellulose nanofibrils (CNFs); Vacuum drying; Freeze drying; Stability
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
6. Clean Water and Sanitation (OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: December 21, 2020

2021 journal article

Bacterial Superoleophobic Fibrous Matrices: A Naturally Occurring Liquid-Infused System for Oil-Water Separation

LANGMUIR, 37(8), 2552–2562.

By: Z. Ashrafi n, Z. Hu n, L. Lucia n & W. Krause n

TL;DR: It is demonstrated that the renewable bacterial nanocellulosic membrane can be used as a stable liquid-infused system for the development of soft surfaces with superwettability and special adhesion properties and thus address intractable issues normally encountered by solid surfaces. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: April 12, 2021

2021 journal article

Extension of a steady-state chlorine dioxide brightening model for Z-ECF bleaching of softwood kraft pulps

TAPPI JOURNAL, 20(3), 186–197.

By: B. Brogdon* & L. Lucia*

Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: May 3, 2021

2021 journal article

Fabrication of Magnetic Lignin-based Adsorbent for Removal of Methyl Orange Dye from Aqueous Solution

BIORESOURCES, 16(3), 5436–5449.

By: C. Cao n, L. Shao n, L. Lucia n & Y. Liu n

author keywords: Lignin; Magnetism; Adsorption; Methyl orange; Regeneration
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: September 7, 2021

2021 journal article

Facile Preparation and Characteristic Analysis of Sulfated Cellulose Nanofibril via the Pretreatment of Sulfamic Acid-Glycerol Based Deep Eutectic Solvents

NANOMATERIALS, 11(11).

By: W. Li*, Y. Xue*, M. He*, J. Yan*, L. Lucia n, J. Chen*, J. Yu*, G. Yang*

author keywords: cellulose nanofibril (CNF); deep eutectic solvent (DES); sulfamic acid-glycerol; sulfation; characterization
TL;DR: This facile and efficient method provided a more sustainable strategy for the swelling, functionalization and nano-fibrillation of cellulose, expanding its application to UV-blocking materials and related fields. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: December 13, 2021

2021 review

Hydrogel-Based Sensor Networks: Compositions, Properties, and Applications-A Review

[Review of ]. ACS APPLIED BIO MATERIALS, 4(1), 140–162.

By: X. Sun n, S. Agate n, K. Salem n, L. Lucia n & L. Pal n

Contributors: X. Sun n, S. Agate n, K. Salem n, L. Lucia n & L. Pal n

author keywords: Hydrogels; Natural and Synthetic Polymers; Wearable Sensors; 3D and 4D Stimuli-responsive sensors; Biodegradable sensors
MeSH headings : Biosensing Techniques / instrumentation; Biosensing Techniques / methods; Gases / analysis; Humans; Humidity; Hydrogels / chemistry; Hydrogels / metabolism; Ions / analysis; Nanostructures / chemistry; Polymers / chemistry; Polymers / metabolism; Toxins, Biological / analysis; Wearable Electronic Devices
TL;DR: A panoramic overview of the sensing advances in the field of hydrogels over the past several decades focusing on a variety of protocols ofhydrogel preparations is provided, with a major focus on natural polymers. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: April 22, 2021

2021 journal article

Hydrothermal and mechanically generated hemp hurd nanofibers for sustainable barrier coatings/films

INDUSTRIAL CROPS AND PRODUCTS, 168.

By: P. Tyagi n, J. Gutierrez n, V. Nathani n, L. Lucia n, O. Rojas*, M. Hubbe n, L. Pal n

author keywords: Hemp hurds; Lignin-containing cellulose nanofibers; Barrier coatings; Biodegradable films; Circular economy; Sustainability
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: May 10, 2021

2021 journal article

Hydrothermal carbonization of soybean hulls for the generation of hydrochar: A promising valorization pathway for low value biomass

Environmental Nanotechnology, Monitoring & Management, 16, 100571.

Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: February 24, 2024

2021 journal article

Improved stress relaxation resistance of composites films by soy protein polymer

COMPOSITES COMMUNICATIONS, 24.

By: Z. Zhang n, Y. Bader*, L. Lucia n & J. Yang*

author keywords: Soy protein; Composites; Stress relaxation resistance; Thermal stability
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: March 29, 2021

2021 journal article

Lignocellulosic Fibers from Renewable Resources Using Green Chemistry for a Circular Economy

GLOBAL CHALLENGES, 5(2).

By: K. Salem n, V. Naithani n, H. Jameel n, L. Lucia n & L. Pal n

author keywords: bamboo; carbonate hydrolysis; green chemistry; hemp; high-kappa kraft pulping; sustainable fibers
TL;DR: The current research explores the dynamics of fiber production from wood, non‐wood, and agro‐residues using carbonate hydrolysis and a mild kraft process without bleaching agents to achieve high yield, good coarseness fibers using a simple, low‐cost, and ecofriendly process. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: November 24, 2020

2021 journal article

Poly(aminobenzeneboronic acid)-mediated rapid self-healing and shape memory cellulose crystal nanohydrogels

CARBOHYDRATE POLYMERS, 255.

By: G. Xiao*, S. Fu* & L. Lucia n

author keywords: Cellulose nanocrystals; Poly(aminobenzeneboronic acid); In situ polymerization; Self-healing; Shape memory; Biocompatibility
TL;DR: Poly(aminobenzeneboronic acid)-cellulose nanocrystals mediated self-healing and shape memory hydrogels are reported for the first time and shows excellent affinity to a L929 cell, whose cell viability is higher than 95 %. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: February 15, 2021

2021 journal article

Probing the molecular weights of sweetgum and pine kraft lignin fractions

TAPPI JOURNAL, 20(6), 381–391.

By: J. Jardim*, P. Hart*, L. Lucia* & H. Jameel*

Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: July 19, 2021

2021 journal article

Pulp Properties and Spent Pretreatment Solution Resulting from Reed Pulping with a Low Alkali Loading

BIORESOURCES, 16(2), 2303–2313.

author keywords: Alkali pretreatment; Reed pulp; Pulp properties; Pretreatment Solution analysis
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
7. Affordable and Clean Energy (OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: May 24, 2021

2021 journal article

Simultaneously improved chitin gel formation and thermal stability promoted by TiO2

JOURNAL OF MOLECULAR LIQUIDS, 328.

By: Z. Zhang n, Y. Bader*, J. Yang* & L. Lucia n

author keywords: Chitin; Composite; Hydrogel; Thermal stability; Gel formation
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: May 10, 2021

2021 journal article

Toward synergistic reinforced graphene nanoplatelets composite hydrogels with self-healing and multi-stimuli responses

Polymer, 234, 124228.

By: Z. Zhang n & L. Lucia n

author keywords: Composites; Soy protein; Self-healing; Rheology; Hydrogels; Stimuli responses
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, Crossref
Added: November 1, 2021

2020 journal article

3D Photoinduced Spatiotemporal Resolution of Cellulose-Based Hydrogels for Fabrication of Biomedical Devices

ACS APPLIED BIO MATERIALS, 3(8), 5007–5019.

By: S. Agate n, D. Argyropoulos n, H. Jameel n, L. Lucia n & L. Pal n

author keywords: Carboxymethyl cellulose; citric acid; hydrogels; photodegradation; stereolithography 3D printer; oxygen transmission rate; zonal swelling; contact lens
TL;DR: The method demonstrated here enables the processing of a material that is difficult to be machined or cast by popular contact lens making methods, and engages in an unprecedented spatially resolved zonal swelling. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
7. Affordable and Clean Energy (OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: July 15, 2020

2020 journal article

A Quantitative Comparison of the Precipitation Behavior of Lignin from Sweetgum and Pine Kraft Black Liquors

BIORESOURCES, 15(3), 5464–5480.

By: J. Jardim n, P. Hart*, L. Lucia n, H. Jameel n & H. Chang n

author keywords: Lignin; Precipitation; Material balance; Purity; Hardwood; Pinus taeda; Liquidambar styraciflua
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 24, 2020

2020 conference paper

Biosucceed: Bio Products Sustainability, A University Cooperative Center For Excellence In Education

2010 Annual Conference & Exposition Proceedings. Presented at the 2010 Annual Conference & Exposition.

By: K. Schimmel*, L. Lucia n, J. Lou*, A. Shahbazi* & T. Rials*

Event: 2010 Annual Conference & Exposition

TL;DR: Three land-grant universities have identified mutual and complementary interests for the pursuit of an academic program in biomaterials and bioenergy, a University Cooperative Center for Excellence in Education (BioSUCCEED), based on the development of graduate-level programmatic modules that can be delivered by any of the three University partners. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: March 17, 2024

2020 journal article

Chitin–clay composite gels with enhanced thermal stability prepared in a green and facile approach

Journal of Materials Science, 56(4), 3600–3611.

By: Z. Zhang n & L. Lucia n

Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: February 24, 2024

2020 journal article

Cholesterol-modified lignin: A new avenue for green nanoparticles, meltable materials, and drug delivery

COLLOIDS AND SURFACES B-BIOINTERFACES, 186.

By: Z. Pourmoazzen n, H. Sadeghifar n, G. Yang n & L. Lucia n

author keywords: Lignin; Cholesterol; Hydrophobic; Nanoparticles; Drug delivery
MeSH headings : Cholesterol / chemistry; Drug Delivery Systems; Hydrophobic and Hydrophilic Interactions; Lignin / chemistry; Molecular Structure; Molecular Weight; Nanoparticles / chemistry
TL;DR: Two fractions of kraft lignin of low and high molecular weight were reacted with cholesteryl chloroformate to produce a modified lignIn that demonstrated very high hydrophobicity and gave rise to nanoparticles that were shown to satisfactorily load and release folic acid, a representative hydrophobic molecule, within the context of drug delivery. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
6. Clean Water and Sanitation (OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: March 30, 2020

2020 journal article

Ecofriendly and Innovative Processing of Hemp Hurds Fibers for Tissue and Towel Paper

BIORESOURCES, 15(1), 706–720.

By: V. Naithani n, P. Tyagi n, H. Jameel n, L. Lucia n & L. Pal n

Contributors: V. Naithani n, P. Tyagi n, H. Jameel n, L. Lucia n & L. Pal n

author keywords: Industrial hemp fibers; Hemp hurds; Autohydrolysis; Carbonate hydrolysis; High yield kraft pulping; Tissue and towels papers; Sustainable brown tissue and towels
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: April 20, 2020

2020 journal article

Efficient green approaches for the preparation of physically crosslinked chitin gel materials by freeze-induced self-assembly

JOURNAL OF MOLECULAR LIQUIDS, 320.

By: Z. Zhang n & L. Lucia n

author keywords: China; Biomass; Physical crosslinking; Gels; Foams
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: January 11, 2021

2020 journal article

Enhancement of Delignification by Ionic Liquids Pretreatment and Modification of Hardwood Kraft Pulp in Preparation for Bleaching

BIORESOURCES, 15(3), 6299–6308.

By: J. Peng*, G. Yang*, L. Qi*, J. Liu*, F. Li*, J. Chen*, L. Lucia n

author keywords: Bleachability; Hardwood pulp; Ionic liquids; Pretreatment; Properties
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 24, 2020

2020 journal article

Enhancement of Lignin Extraction of Poplar by Treatment of Deep Eutectic Solvent with Low Halogen Content

POLYMERS, 12(7).

By: J. Liu*, L. Qi*, G. Yang*, Y. Xue*, M. He*, L. Lucia n, J. Chen*

author keywords: lignin extraction; deep eutectic solvent; low halogen content; poplar; treatment
TL;DR: The low halogen content DES system proposed in present work could benefit the fractionation of biomass, improve the valorization of lignin compounds and facilitate industrial process in the downstream. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 24, 2020

2020 journal article

Esterified Polysaccharide Composites that Display Super Absorbency from Highly Favorable Hydrogen and Ionic Interactions

INDUSTRIAL & ENGINEERING CHEMISTRY RESEARCH, 59(32), 14234–14241.

By: N. Sawant*, A. Salam* & L. Lucia n

Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: September 14, 2020

2020 journal article

Formulating bioplastic composites for biodegradability, recycling, and performance: A Review

BioResources, 16(1), 2021–2083.

By: M. Hubbe n, N. Lavoine n, L. Lucia n & C. Dou n

UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
14. Life Below Water (OpenAlex)
Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: February 24, 2024

2020 journal article

Highly tunable bioadhesion and optics of 3D printable PNIPAm/cellulose nanofibrils hydrogels

Carbohydrate Polymers, 234, 115898.

By: X. Sun n, P. Tyagi n, S. Agate n, M. McCord n, L. Lucia n & L. Pal n

Contributors: X. Sun n, P. Tyagi n, S. Agate n, M. McCord n, L. Lucia n & L. Pal n

author keywords: Stimuli-responsive materials; Tunable transparency; Switchable bioadhesion; Hydrogels; Cellulose nanofibrils (CNFs); Poly(N-isopropylacrylamide) (PNIPAm); Inverted stereolithography; 3D printing
MeSH headings : Acrylic Resins / chemistry; Adhesives / chemistry; Cellulose / chemistry; Hydrogels / chemistry; Nanofibers / chemistry; Optics and Photonics; Particle Size; Printing, Three-Dimensional; Surface Properties
TL;DR: It was found that PNIPAm/CNF hydrogels exhibit switchable bioadhesivity to bacteria in response to CNF distribution in the Hydrogels, and a remarkable 8°C reduction of the LCST was achieved relative to PNipAm hydrogel crosslinked by TEGDMA without CNF. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, Crossref, ORCID
Added: March 10, 2020

2020 journal article

Hydrothermal Carbonization of Nanofibrillated Cellulose: A Pioneering Model Study Demonstrating the Effect of Size on Final Material Qualities

ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering, 8(4), 1823–1830.

By: S. Johnson n, R. Faradilla*, R. Venditti n, L. Lucia n & M. Hakovirta n

author keywords: Nanofibrillated cellulose; Hydrochar; Hydrothermal carbonization
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, Crossref
Added: April 20, 2020

2020 journal article

Impact factors for flux decline in ultrafiltration of lignocellulosic hydrolysis liquor

SEPARATION AND PURIFICATION TECHNOLOGY, 240.

author keywords: Ultrafiltration; Flux decline; Lignocellulosic hydrolysis liquor; Membrane fouling
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: March 23, 2020

2020 journal article

Improved reswelling behaviors and thermal stability of polyvinyl alcohol composite gels assisted by salt

MATERIALS LETTERS, 281.

By: Z. Zhang n & L. Lucia n

author keywords: Polyvinyl alcohol; Gel; Thermal stability; Reswelling; Composite
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: November 24, 2020

2020 journal article

Innovating Generation of Nanocellulose from Industrial Hemp by Dual Asymmetric Centrifugation

ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering, 8(4), 1850–1858.

By: S. Agate n, P. Tyagi n, V. Naithani n, L. Lucia n & L. Pal n

Contributors: S. Agate n, P. Tyagi n, V. Naithani n, L. Lucia n & L. Pal n

author keywords: Cellulose nanofibers; Lignin-containing cellulose micro and nanofibers; Autohydrolysis; Hemp hurds; Dual asymmetric centrifuge; Green chemistry
TL;DR: Among nanobiomaterials, cellulose nanofibrils (CNF) possessing intrinsically appealing fiber dimensions on the nanometer scale and biocompatibility feature arguably the greatest potential for a wide range of applications. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, Crossref, ORCID
Added: April 20, 2020

2020 review

Insights into the Potential of Hardwood Kraft Lignin to Be a Green Platform Material for Emergence of the Biorefinery

[Review of ]. POLYMERS, 12(8).

By: J. Jardim n, P. Hart*, L. Lucia n & H. Jameel n

author keywords: hardwood; lignin extraction; lignin modification; valorization; chemicals; materials
TL;DR: This critical review critically reviews the research and development (R&D) dealing specifically with hardwood kraft lignin (HWKL) and reveals several interesting opportunities for HWKL that include dispersants, adsorbents, antioxidants, aromatic compounds (chemicals), and additives in briquettes, pellets, hydrogels, carbon fibers and polymer blends and composites. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: September 21, 2020

2020 journal article

Investigation on the recycling of sulfuric acid from pretreatment of cellulose for nanocellulose preparation

TAPPI JOURNAL, 19(2), 103–111.

By: C. Duan, Y. Peng, S. Fu & L. Lucia

Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: March 30, 2020

2020 report

Lignocellulose-and cellulose-based bioproducts

(US Patent Application No. 16/888,299).

By: L. Pal, M. McCord, L. Lucia & X. Sun

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: March 17, 2024

2020 journal article

Lipase-catalyzed laurate esterification of cellulose nanocrystals and their use as reinforcement in PLA composites

Cellulose, 27(11), 6263–6273.

By: Y. Yin*, L. Lucia n, L. Pal n, X. Jiang* & M. Hubbe n

Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, Crossref
Added: June 1, 2020

2020 journal article

Preparation of an Amphoteric Lignin Copolymer and Its Value in the Papermaking Industry

BIORESOURCES, 15(4), 9625–9641.

By: Z. Liu, G. Chao*, L. Chen*, X. Dong*, F. Kong*, S. Wang*, M. Gibrill, L. Lucia n, P. Fatehi*

author keywords: Softwood kraft lignin; Amphoteric lignin copolymer; Paper additive; Physical properties
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: December 11, 2020

2020 journal article

Remarkable Physical and Thermal Properties of Hydrothermal Carbonized Nanoscale Cellulose Observed from Citric Acid Catalysis and Acetone Rinsing

NANOMATERIALS, 10(6).

By: R. Faradilla*, L. Lucia n & M. Hakovirta n

author keywords: nanofibrillated cellulose; hydrochar; catalyst; hydrothermal carbonization
TL;DR: Citric acid was used for the hydrothermal carbonization (HTC) of cellulose nanofiber and found to exert remarkable effects on the chemistry and physical aspects of the product distribution. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 10, 2020

2020 journal article

Representative model compounds for understanding the pyrolytic behavior of pre-oxidized β-ether-type lignin

BioResources, 15(3), 6989–7008.

Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: March 3, 2024

2020 journal article

Soybean peroxidase treatment of ultra-high kappa softwood pulp to enhance yield and physical properties

TAPPI JOURNAL, 19(9), 437–443.

By: V. Naithani*, L. Lucia*, H. Jameel* & P. Hart*

UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: October 19, 2020

2020 journal article

Stabilization of chitosan-based polyelectrolyte nanoparticle cargo delivery biomaterials by a multiple ionic cross-linking strategy

CARBOHYDRATE POLYMERS, 231.

By: M. Motiei*, V. Sedlarik*, L. Lucia n, H. Fei* & L. Munster*

author keywords: Polyelectrolyte nanoparticles; Colloidal stability; Chitosan; Polyethyleneimine; Tripolyphosphate; Dextran sulfate
MeSH headings : Biocompatible Materials / chemistry; Biocompatible Materials / pharmacology; Chitosan / chemistry; Chitosan / pharmacology; Cross-Linking Reagents / chemistry; Dextran Sulfate / chemistry; Drug Delivery Systems; Humans; Hydrogen-Ion Concentration; Ions / chemistry; Nanoparticles / chemistry; Particle Size; Polyelectrolytes / chemistry; Polyelectrolytes / pharmacology; Spectroscopy, Fourier Transform Infrared
TL;DR: The results suggest that multiple ionic cross-linkers can be an efficient approach to increase the colloidal stability of PENs. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: January 13, 2020

2020 journal article

Staged Alkali and Hydrogen Peroxide Treatment of Poplar Chemi-Mechanical Pulp

BIORESOURCES, 15(1), 1062–1073.

By: Y. Guo*, Z. Tian*, X. Ji*, G. Lyu*, J. Chen*, G. Yang*, L. Lucia n

author keywords: Mechanical pulp; Alkaline hydrogen peroxide pretreatment; Physical properties; Brightness
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: April 20, 2020

2020 journal article

Structural Elucidation of Lignins from Corncob Acid Hydrolysis Residue by Enzymatic Mild Acidolysis and Deep Eutectic Solvent Pretreatment

BIORESOURCES, 15(2), 4362–4372.

By: N. Li n, C. Cao n, L. Shao n, C. Wang n, Y. Liu n, L. Sun*, L. Lucia n

author keywords: Corncob acid hydrolysis residue (CAHR); Lignin; Deep eutectic solvent (DES); Structural characterization
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: July 6, 2020

2020 journal article

Structural reconstruction strategies for the design of cellulose nanomaterials and aligned wood cellulose-based functional materials – A review

Carbohydrate Polymers, 247, 116722.

By: Z. Zhu*, S. Fu*, N. Lavoine n & L. Lucia n

author keywords: Nanocellulose; Wood; Structural reconstruction; Alignment; Functional materials
TL;DR: Various cellulose or wood micro/nano materials designed by structure reconstruction were examined to highlight the importance of structure reconstruction strategies for various functionalities. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: July 8, 2020

2020 journal article

The morphology, self-assembly, and host-guest properties of cellulose nanocrystals surface grafted with cholesterol

CARBOHYDRATE POLYMERS, 233.

By: Z. Pourmoazzen n, H. Sadeghifar n, J. Chen*, G. Yang*, K. Zhang* & L. Lucia n

author keywords: Cellulose nanocrystals; Cholesterol; Topochemistry; Hydrophobicity; Drug release
MeSH headings : Cellulose / analogs & derivatives; Cellulose / chemical synthesis; Cholesterol / analogs & derivatives; Cholesterol / chemical synthesis; Drug Carriers / chemical synthesis; Drug Carriers / chemistry; Drug Liberation; Folic Acid / chemistry; Gossypium / chemistry; Hydrophobic and Hydrophilic Interactions; Nanoparticles / chemistry
TL;DR: The CNC modified topo-chemically by grafting of bulky cholesterol moieties which changed subsequent morphology, thermal behavior, lyotropic crystalline properties, and host-guest release behavior indicated strong hydrophobic characteristics with an ordered chiral nematic self-assembly. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: March 10, 2020

2020 journal article

Thermal pyrolysis characteristics and kinetic analysis of nanofibrillated cellulose/graphene oxide composites

BioResources, 15(3), 4851–4865.

By: X. Meng*, S. Wang*, W. Gao*, W. Han* & L. Lucia n

Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: March 3, 2024

2020 journal article

Ultra-efficient photo-triggerable healing and shape-memory nanocomposite materials doped with copper sulfide nanoparticles

COMPOSITES SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, 199.

By: M. Li*, S. Fu*, L. Lucia n & Y. Wang*

author keywords: Copper sulfide nanoparticles; Nanocomposite; Photo-triggerable; Healing; Shape memory
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: October 26, 2020

2020 journal article

Understanding the Effect of Severity Factor of Prehydrolysis on Dissolving Pulp Production Using Prehydrolysis Kraft Pulping and Elemental Chlorine-free Bleaching Sequence

BIORESOURCES, 15(2), 4323–4336.

By: W. Wei*, Z. Tian*, X. Ji*, Q. Wang*, J. Chen*, G. Zhang*, L. Lucia n

author keywords: Liquid hot water (LHW) pretreatment; Composite severity factor (CSF); Kraft cooking; Elemental chlorine free (ECF) bleaching; Cellulose crystallinity
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
6. Clean Water and Sanitation (OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: July 6, 2020

2020 journal article

Underwater Superoleophobic Matrix-Formatted Liquid-Infused Porous Biomembranes for Extremely Efficient Deconstitution of Nanoemulsions

ACS APPLIED MATERIALS & INTERFACES, 12(45), 50996–51006.

By: Z. Ashrafi n, L. Lucia n & W. Krause n

author keywords: biomembranes; bacterial cellulose; nonwoven; liquid infused systems; nanoemulsion; oil-water separation; superoleophobic
MeSH headings : Biomimetic Materials / chemistry; Cellulose / chemistry; Emulsions / chemistry; Gluconacetobacter / chemistry; Gluconacetobacter / cytology; Hydrophobic and Hydrophilic Interactions; Nanoparticles / chemistry; Particle Size; Porosity; Surface Properties; Wettability
TL;DR: This study provides a green water-infused superoleophobic composite membrane by boosting bacteria nanocellulose growth on a reinforcement fibrous substrate that is capable of removing water from surfactant-stabilized oil-in-water micro/nanoemulsions and helps to isolate the oil fraction with very high filtration efficiency. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: February 1, 2021

2019 journal article

A Fiber-Aligned Thermal-Managed Wood-Based Superhydrophobic Aerogel for Efficient Oil Recovery

ACS SUSTAINABLE CHEMISTRY & ENGINEERING, 7(19), 16428–16439.

By: Z. Zhu*, S. Fu* & L. Lucia n

author keywords: Oil-water separation and recycle system; Aerogel; Carbon nanotubes; Photothermal effect; Thermal management
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: October 28, 2019

2019 journal article

A new protocol for efficient and high yield preparation of cellulose nanofibrils

CELLULOSE, 26(2), 877–887.

By: Y. Peng*, C. Duan*, R. Elias*, L. Lucia n & S. Fu*

author keywords: Cellulose nanofibrils; Acid hydrolysis; High yield; Neutralization
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: March 11, 2019

2019 journal article

Bioengineering tunable porosity in bacterial nanocellulose matrices

SOFT MATTER, 15(45), 9359–9367.

By: Z. Ashrafi n, L. Lucia n & W. Krause n

MeSH headings : Acetobacteraceae / chemistry; Bioengineering; Cellulose / chemistry; Nanostructures / chemistry; Porosity; Surface Tension
TL;DR: It is shown that the pore shape, volume, and size distribution of bacterial nanocellulose membranes can be tailored under appropriate culture conditions specifically carbon sources. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: December 30, 2019

2019 journal article

Comparison of Structural Characteristics of Straw Lignins by Alkaline and Enzymatic Hydrolysis

BIORESOURCES, 14(3), 5615–5629.

By: D. Jin n, W. Dong n, H. Zhang n, Y. Ci n, L. Hou n, L. Zang n, F. Kong n, L. Lucia n

author keywords: Characteristic; Multi-enzymatic; Flocculation; Adsorption; 2D-HSQC
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
6. Clean Water and Sanitation (OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: July 22, 2019

2019 review

Crustacean shell-based biosorption water remediation platforms: Status and perspectives

[Review of ]. JOURNAL OF ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT, 231, 757–762.

By: C. Londono-Zuluaga n, H. Jameel n, R. Gonzalez n & L. Lucia n

Contributors: C. Londono-Zuluaga n, H. Jameel n, R. Gonzalez n & L. Lucia n

author keywords: Biosorption; Crustaceans shells; Shrimp shells; Crab shells; Lobster shell; Heavy metal
MeSH headings : Animals; Biomass; Environmental Pollution; Humans; Metals, Heavy; Water; Water Pollutants, Chemical
TL;DR: The aim of this review is to provide insight on the state of the art of crustacean shells for addressing water remediation and to offer some perspective regarding challenges and the future of this type of biomass. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: February 18, 2019

2019 journal article

Fabrication of cross-linked starch-based nanofibrous mat with optimized diameter

TAPPI JOURNAL, 18(6), 381–389.

By: Z. Ashrafi, S. Mazinani, A. Aghaji & L. Lucia*

UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: July 22, 2019

2019 review

Fabrication, characteristics and applications of carbon materials with different morphologies and porous structures produced from wood liquefaction: A review

[Review of ]. CHEMICAL ENGINEERING JOURNAL, 364, 226–243.

author keywords: Carbon materials; Morphology; Porous structure; Wood liquefaction
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: March 4, 2019

2019 journal article

Facile Synthesis of Lignosulfonate-graphene Porous Hydrogel for Effective Removal of Cr(VI) from Aqueous Solution

BIORESOURCES, 14(3), 7001–7014.

By: Z. Zhang n, F. Li n, X. Ji n, J. Chen n, G. Yang n & L. Lucia n

author keywords: Lignosulfonate; Graphene oxide; Adsorption; Heavy metals
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
6. Clean Water and Sanitation (Web of Science; OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 26, 2019

2019 journal article

Fundamental molecular characterization and comparison of the 0, D-0, and E stage effluents from hardwood pulp bleaching

TAPPI JOURNAL, 18(6), 341–351.

By: J. Jardim*, X. Du, P. Hart*, L. Lucia*, H. Jameel*, H. Chang*, H. Gracz*

UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
6. Clean Water and Sanitation (OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: July 22, 2019

2019 journal article

Highly stretchable and bio-based sensors for sensitive strain detection of angular displacements

CELLULOSE, 26(5), 3401–3413.

author keywords: Bacterial cellulose; Relative resistance change; Strain sensors; Angular displacements; Human motion detection
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: April 22, 2019

2019 journal article

Hydrogels for Advanced Stem Cell Therapies: A Biomimetic Materials Approach for Enhancing Natural Tissue Function

IEEE Reviews in Biomedical Engineering, 12, 333–351.

By: W. Farhat n, A. Hasan*, L. Lucia n, F. Becquart*, A. Ayoub n & F. Kobeissy*

TL;DR: The capability of hydrogels to either enhance the function of the transplanted stem cells by promoting their controlled differentiation or enhance the recruitment of endogenous adult stem cells to the injury site for repair is reviewed. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: March 3, 2024

2019 journal article

In situ 3D bacterial cellulose/nitrogen-doped graphene oxide quantum dot-based membrane fluorescent probes for aggregation-induced detection of iron ions

CELLULOSE, 26(10), 6073–6086.

By: P. Lv*, H. Zhou*, A. Mensah*, Q. Feng*, K. Lu*, J. Huang*, D. Li*, Y. Cai* ...

author keywords: Bacterial cellulose; Graphene oxide quantum dots; Fluorescence; Sensitivity; Probe
TL;DR: Experimental data showed the blue-emitting BC/N-GOQDs fluorescent probes exhibited a sensitive response to Fe3+ within a favorable concentration range of 0.5–650 μM with a very good lower limit detection of 69 nM at a signal-to-noise ratio of 3. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
6. Clean Water and Sanitation (OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: July 1, 2019

2019 article

Informal STEM education will accelerate the bioeconomy

Hakovirta, M., & Lucia, L. (2019, January). NATURE BIOTECHNOLOGY, Vol. 37, pp. 103–104.

By: M. Hakovirta n & L. Lucia n

TL;DR: The bioeconomy demands special approaches for attracting youth to science, technology, engineering and mathematics disciplines and cultivating the multidisciplinary skills needed for a future workforce. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
4. Quality Education (Web of Science)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: January 21, 2019

2019 journal article

Lignin: Nature’s versatile polymer as a potent chemical platform for 21st century challenges

TAPPI Journal, 18(1), 5–6.

By: L. Lucia & S. Fu

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: March 17, 2024

2019 journal article

Nanocellulose-based multilayer barrier coatings for gas, oil, and grease resistance

Carbohydrate Polymers, 206, 281–288.

By: P. Tyagi n, L. Lucia n, M. Hubbe n & L. Pal n

Contributors: P. Tyagi n, L. Lucia n, M. Hubbe n & L. Pal n

author keywords: Cellulose nanocrystals; Cellulose nanofibers; Fluorochemicals; Multilayer coatings; Barrier coatings; Oil and grease resistance; Oxygen transmission rate
TL;DR: This work demonstrates a unique composite barrier coating system of CNF and CNC that synergistically enables oil and grease resistance comparable to fluorochemicals and demonstrates a significant increase in air resistance and reduction in oxygen transmission rate compared to uncoated paper. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, Crossref, ORCID
Added: December 31, 2018

2019 review

Nature-Inspired Liquid Infused Systems for Superwettable Surface Energies

[Review of ]. ACS APPLIED MATERIALS & INTERFACES, 11(24), 21275–21293.

By: Z. Ashrafi n, L. Lucia n & W. Krause n

author keywords: liquid infused systems; slippery surfaces; superwetting; superantiwetting; repellency
TL;DR: The development of an innovative interfacial wetting strategy known as liquid infused systems offers great promise for the advanced design of superwetting and superantiwetting substrates to overcome the drawbacks of textured surfaces classified under the heading of Cassie/Wenzel states. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: July 29, 2019

2019 journal article

One-Pot Solvothermal Synthesis of Graphene Nanocomposites for Catalytic Conversion of Cellulose to Ethylene Glycol

ACS SUSTAINABLE CHEMISTRY & ENGINEERING, 7(13), 11110–11117.

By: K. Zhang*, G. Yang*, G. Lyu*, Z. Jia*, L. Lucia n & J. Chen*

Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: July 29, 2019

2019 journal article

Renaissance of industrial hemp: A miracle crop for a multitude of products

BioResources, 14(2), 2460–2464.

By: L. Pal & L. Lucia

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: March 17, 2024

2019 journal article

Silver-doped carbon fibers at low loading capacity that display high antibacterial properties

JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL TECHNOLOGY AND BIOTECHNOLOGY, 94(5), 1628–1637.

By: Y. Zhang*, H. Chen*, H. Sun*, X. Zhao*, S. Wang*, H. Si*, R. Feng*, H. Zhang* ...

author keywords: carbon fibers; silver doped; antibacterial behavior; low loading
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: June 4, 2019

2019 journal article

Spectroscopic Interrogation of the Acetylation Selectivity of Hardwood Biopolymers

STARCH-STARKE, 71(11-12).

By: F. Adebawo n, H. Sadeghifar n, D. Tilotta n, H. Jameel n, Y. Liu* & L. Lucia n

author keywords: P-31-NMR; acetic anhydride; acetylation; FT-IR; holocellulose; lignin
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: October 21, 2019

2019 journal article

The Topochemistry of Cellulose Nanofibrils as a Function of Mechanical Generation Energy

ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering, 8(3), 1471–1478.

By: K. Salem n, H. Starkey n, L. Pal n, L. Lucia n & H. Jameel n

Contributors: K. Salem n, H. Starkey n, L. Pal n, L. Lucia n & H. Jameel n

author keywords: Chemical modification; Bound water; Self-aggregation; Mechanical grinding; Surface reactivity control
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, Crossref, ORCID
Added: February 17, 2020

2019 journal article

Tuning the Morphology of Microparticles from Spray Drying of Cellulose Nanocrystal Suspensions by Hydrophobic Lignin

ACS SUSTAINABLE CHEMISTRY & ENGINEERING, 7(5), 5376–5384.

By: Z. Zhu, S. Fu & L. Lucia

Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: March 25, 2019

2019 journal article

Tuning the Morphology of Microparticles from Spray Drying of Cellulose Nanocrystal Suspensions by Hydrophobic Lignin

ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering, 7(5), 5376–5384.

By: Z. Zhu*, S. Fu* & L. Lucia n

author keywords: Cellulose nanocrystals; Lignin; Spray dry; Annular microparticle; Superhydrophobic
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
6. Clean Water and Sanitation (OpenAlex)
Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: January 19, 2020

2019 journal article

Unique thermo-responsivity and tunable optical performance of poly(N-isopropylacrylamide)-cellulose nanocrystal hydrogel films

Carbohydrate Polymers, 208, 495–503.

By: X. Sun n, P. Tyagi n, S. Agate n, L. Lucia n, M. McCord n & L. Pal n

Contributors: X. Sun n, P. Tyagi n, S. Agate n, L. Lucia n, M. McCord n & L. Pal n

author keywords: Poly(N-isopropylacrylamide); Cellulose nanocrystals; Hydrogels; Thermal responsive; Transparency
TL;DR: A hybrid materials system to modulate lower critical solution temperature (LCST) and moisture content for thermo-responsivity and optical tunability was strategically developed by incorporating cellulose nanocrystals (CNCs) into a poly(N-isopropylacrylamide) (PNIPAm) hydrogel matrix. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, Crossref, ORCID
Added: January 28, 2019

2018 journal article

A highly flexible self-powered biosensor for glucose detection by epitaxial deposition of gold nanoparticles on conductive bacterial cellulose

CHEMICAL ENGINEERING JOURNAL, 351, 177–188.

By: P. Lv*, H. Zhou*, A. Mensah*, Q. Feng*, D. Wang*, X. Hu*, Y. Cai*, L. Lucia n ...

author keywords: Bacterial cellulose; Direct electron transfer; Gold nanoparticles; Glucose; Biosensor
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: October 16, 2018

2018 journal article

Active Tara Gum/PVA Blend Films with Curcumin-Loaded CTAC Brush-TEMPO-Oxidized Cellulose Nanocrystals

ACS SUSTAINABLE CHEMISTRY & ENGINEERING, 6(7), 8926–8934.

By: Q. Ma*, L. Cao*, T. Liang*, J. Li*, L. Lucia n & L. Wang*

author keywords: Active films; Tara gum; TEMPO; Cellulose nanocrystals; Curcumin
TL;DR: Active films containing curcumin exhibit outstanding antioxidant and antibacterial properties and DPPH and ABTS+ assays were used to measure the antioxidation properties. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: October 16, 2018

2018 journal article

Analytical Pyrolysis Characteristics of Enzymatic/Mild Acidolysis Lignin (EMAL)

BioResources, 13(2).

Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: March 3, 2024

2018 book

Biomass extrusion and reaction technologies : principles to practices and future potential

Washington, D.C.: American Chemical Society.

By: A. Ayoub & L. Lucia

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: May 21, 2022

2018 journal article

Biomechanical Pulping of Poplar with Crude Enzyme Secreted from Trametes sp lg-9

BIORESOURCES, 13(2), 3420–3428.

By: K. Xiong*, Z. Pang*, B. Wang*, X. Ji*, Y. Liu*, G. Yang*, C. Dong*, J. Chen*, L. Lucia n

author keywords: Crude enzyme; Refining; Mechanical property; Brightness
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
7. Affordable and Clean Energy (OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2018 journal article

Cellulose and nanocellulose-based flexible-hybrid printed electronics and conductive composites – A review

Carbohydrate Polymers, 198, 249–260.

By: S. Agate n, M. Joyce n, L. Lucia n & L. Pal n

author keywords: Cellulose; Nanocellulose; Paper; Flexible-hybrid printed electronics; Conductive composites; Grafting
TL;DR: Recent developments in cellulose and nanocellulose-based materials for FHPE are described and the necessary developments required to propagate their use in commercial applications are described to enable the creation of FH PE devices and components made almost entirely of cellulose materials. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, Crossref
Added: October 19, 2018

2018 journal article

Characterization of Lignin Extracted from Willow by Deep Eutectic Solvent Treatments

POLYMERS, 10(8).

By: G. Lyu*, T. Li*, X. Ji*, G. Yang*, Y. Liu*, L. Lucia n, J. Chen*

author keywords: deep eutectic solvent (DES); lignin; DES-lignin; molecular weights; lignin nanoparticles; beta-aryl ether bonds
TL;DR: Purity, morphology, and structural characterization of synthesized deep eutectic solvent (DES)-lignins extracted from willow after treatment with a 1:10 molar ratio of choline chloride and lactic acid at 120 °C for 6, 9, 12, 18, and 24 h were carried out. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: October 16, 2018

2018 journal article

Controlling porosity and density of nanocellulose aerogels for superhydrophobic light materials

TAPPI Journal, 17(3), 145–153.

By: C. Yu, F. Wang, S. Fu & L. Lucia*

Sources: NC State University Libraries, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2018 journal article

High performance nanocellulose-based composite coatings for oil and grease resistance

Cellulose, 25(6), 3377–3391.

By: P. Tyagi n, M. Hubbe n, L. Lucia n & L. Pal n

Contributors: P. Tyagi n, M. Hubbe n, L. Lucia n & L. Pal n

author keywords: Nanocellulose; Nanocrystals; Nanofibrils; Nanoclays; Biodegradable coatings; WVTR; Gas barrier; Oil and grease resistance; Sustainable packaging
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, Crossref, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2018 journal article

High-Strength Antibacterial Chitosan–Cellulose Nanocrystal Composite Tissue Paper

Langmuir, 35(1), 104–112.

By: P. Tyagi n, R. Mathew n, C. Opperman n, H. Jameel n, R. Gonzalez n, L. Lucia n, M. Hubbe n, L. Pal n

Contributors: P. Tyagi n, R. Mathew n, C. Opperman n, H. Jameel n, R. Gonzalez n, L. Lucia n, M. Hubbe n, L. Pal n

MeSH headings : Anti-Bacterial Agents / chemistry; Anti-Bacterial Agents / pharmacology; Bacteria / drug effects; Cellulose / chemistry; Cellulose / pharmacology; Chitosan / chemistry; Chitosan / pharmacology; Flexural Strength; Humans; Nanocomposites / chemistry; Nanoparticles / chemistry; Paper; Water / chemistry
TL;DR: This "self-disinfecting" bactericidal tissue has the potential to be one of the most innovative products for the hygiene industry because it can dry, clean, and resist the infection of surfaces simultaneously, providing significant societal benefits. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, ORCID, Crossref
Added: January 28, 2019

2018 journal article

Highly flexible, transparent, and conductive silver nanowire-attached bacterial cellulose conductors

CELLULOSE, 25(6), 3189–3196.

By: P. Lv*, H. Zhou*, M. Zhao*, D. Li*, K. Lu*, D. Wang*, J. Huang*, Y. Cai* ...

author keywords: Silver nanowires; Bacterial cellulose; Transparency; Flexibility; Thin films; Mechanical strength
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2018 book

Key elements of green chemistry (2nd ed.)

Raleigh: Lucian Lucia.

By: L. Lucia

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2018 journal article

Mechanistic Investigation of Rice Straw Lignin Subunit Bond Cleavages and Subsequent Formation of Monophenols

ACS SUSTAINABLE CHEMISTRY & ENGINEERING, 6(1), 430–437.

By: R. Lou*, G. Lyu*, S. Wu*, B. Zhang*, H. Zhao* & L. Lucia n

author keywords: Biomass; Lignin; Depolymerization; Monophenols; Bond dissociation energy theory
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2018 journal article

Modeling pyrolytic behavior of pre-oxidized lignin using four representative β-ether-type lignin-like model polymers

Fuel Processing Technology, 176, 221–229.

By: W. Jiang*, J. Chu*, S. Wu* & L. Lucia*

author keywords: Lignin polymers; beta-O-4 bond; Pyrolysis; In-situ FTIR
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
6. Clean Water and Sanitation (OpenAlex)
Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: January 19, 2020

2018 journal article

Modeling the pyrolytic behavior of lignin through two representative monomers: Vanillin and acetovanillone

Journal of Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis, 130, 241–248.

By: W. Jiang*, J. Chu*, S. Wu* & L. Lucia*

author keywords: Pyrolysis; Vanillin; Acetovanillone; in-situ FTIR
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
6. Clean Water and Sanitation (OpenAlex)
Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: January 19, 2020

2018 journal article

Organic Solvent Isolation and Structural Characterization of Willow Lignin

BIORESOURCES, 13(4), 7957–7968.

By: Y. Wu, H. Saeed, T. Li, G. Lyu, Z. Wang, Y. Liu, G. Yang, L. Lucia*

author keywords: Lignin; Characterization; Willow; Isopropanol; P-31-NMR
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
6. Clean Water and Sanitation (OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: January 14, 2019

2018 book

Polysaccharide-based Fibers and Composites

Lucian Lucia

Ed(s): L. Lucia & A. Ayoub

TL;DR: The characteristics of polysaccharides during fiber processing and several technical challenges are presented alongside opportunities for processingpolysaccharide fibers with desired properties. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: March 3, 2024

2018 journal article

Starch Derivatives that Contribute Significantly to the Bonding and Antibacterial Character of Recycled Fibers

ACS OMEGA, 3(5), 5260–5265.

By: A. Salam n, L. Lucia n & H. Jameel n

TL;DR: The objective of the current research was to fabricate and explore the ability of a renewable resource-based paper strength agent to enhance fiber–fiber bonding and introduce antibacterial properties to recycled fiber paper sheets. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2018 journal article

Sudanese Dicots as Alternative Fiber Sources for Pulp and Papermaking

DRVNA INDUSTRIJA, 69(2), 175–182.

By: H. Saeed*, Y. Liu*, L. Lucia n & H. Chen*

author keywords: Sudanese annual plants; castor bean; Leptadenia pyrotechnica; pulp and paper
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2018 journal article

Synthesis of Cationic Xylan Derivatives and Application as Strengthening Agents in Papermaking

BIORESOURCES, 13(2), 2960–2976.

By: F. Kong, Y. Guo, Z. Liu, S. Wang & L. Lucia*

author keywords: Xylan; 3-chloro-2-hydroxypropyltrimethylammonium chloride; Cationic xylan derivative; Paper strengthening agent
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2018 journal article

Synthesizing Magnetic Support for Laccase Immobilization for the Purification of Pre-hydrolysis Liquor

BIORESOURCES, 13(1), 1885–1894.

By: Q. Wang*, T. Yuan*, S. Liu*, X. Fu*, G. Yang*, J. Chen*, W. Li*, R. Yang*, L. Lucia n

author keywords: Magnetic support; Laccase; Immobilization; Recovery
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2018 journal article

Using multistage models to evaluate how pulp washing after the first extraction stage impacts elemental chlorine-free bleach demand

TAPPI JOURNAL, 17(11), 621–630.

By: B. Brogdon* & L. Lucia*

Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: March 11, 2019

2017 journal article

3D face recognition in the Fourier domain using deformed circular curves

Multidimensional Systems and Signal Processing, 28(1), 105–127.

author keywords: Face recognition; Classification; Deformed circular curves; Geodesic distance; Fourier Transform; Dimensionality reduction
TL;DR: This paper proposes an approach to 3D face recognition using dimensionality reduction based on deformed circular curves, on the shortest geodesic distances, and on the properties of the Fourier Transform. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

A comparison of the pyrolysis behavior of selected β-O-4 type lignin model compounds

Journal of Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis, 125, 185–192.

By: W. Jiang*, S. Wu*, L. Lucia* & J. Chu*

author keywords: beta-O-4 model compounds; Pyrolysis; In-situ-FTIR; Py-GCMS
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
6. Clean Water and Sanitation (OpenAlex)
Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: January 19, 2020

2017 journal article

An environmentally benign approach to achieving vectorial alignment and high microporosity in bacterial cellulose/chitosan scaffolds

RSC ADVANCES, 7(23), 13678–13688.

By: G. Li*, A. Nandgaonkar*, Y. Habibi*, W. Krause n, Q. Wei* & L. Lucia n

Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 article

An environmentally benign approach to achieving vectorial alignment and high microporosity in bacterial cellulose/chitosan scaffolds (vol 7, pg 13678, 2017)

RSC ADVANCES, Vol. 7, pp. 16737–16737.

By: G. Li*, A. Nandgaonkar*, Y. Habibi*, W. Krause n, Q. Wei* & L. Lucia n

Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Bentonite-supported nanoscale zero-valent iron granulated electrodes for industrial wastewater remediation

RSC ADVANCES, 7(70), 44605–44613.

By: Z. Chi*, Z. Wang*, H. Chu*, P. Bin* & L. Lucian n

UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
6. Clean Water and Sanitation (Web of Science; OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Catalytic Stepwise Pyrolysis of Technical Lignin

BIORESOURCES, 12(3), 4639–4651.

By: L. Shao, T. You, C. Wang, G. Yang, F. Xu & L. Lucia*

author keywords: Lignin; Catalyst; Pyrolysis; Stepwise; Py-GC/MS
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Deep Eutectic Solvents (DESs) for the Isolation of Willow Lignin (Salix matsudana cv. Zhuliu)

International Journal of Molecular Sciences, 18(11), 2266.

author keywords: deep eutectic solvents; DES-lignin; choline chloride; lactic acid
MeSH headings : Lignin / chemistry; Lignin / isolation & purification; Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy; Salix / chemistry; Solvents / chemistry; Spectroscopy, Fourier Transform Infrared
TL;DR: Deep eutectic solvents prepared from choline chloride and three hydrogen-bond donors demonstrated that the optimal DES-lignin yield with high purity can be reached at a ChCl-to-Lac molar ratio of 1:10, extraction temperature of 120 °C, and time of 12 h. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: ORCID, Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: December 9, 2019

2017 journal article

Degradation of 2,4-dichlorophenol by melamine amine celluloseimmobilized lacasses

October 2017, 16(10), 559–564.

By: Z. Wang, P. Bin, Y. Liu, Y. Liu, G. Yang & L. Lucia*

UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
6. Clean Water and Sanitation (OpenAlex)
Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: March 3, 2024

2017 journal article

Effect of different headspace concentrations of bornyl acetate on fecundity ofgreen peach aphid and balsam woolly adelgid

SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF FOREST RESEARCH, 32(5), 397–405.

By: E. Bucholz n, J. Frampton n, R. Jetton n, D. Tilotta n & L. Lucia n

author keywords: Invasive insects; chemical biology; Fraser fir; Veitch fir; Adelges piceae; Myzus persicae
TL;DR: Comparisons demonstrated that bornyl acetate (BA), a terpenoid, was qualitatively more abundant in resistant Veitch fir than Fraser fir, and any biological impacts on egg eclosion of BWA were tested. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
2. Zero Hunger (Web of Science)
13. Climate Action (Web of Science)
15. Life on Land (Web of Science)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Effect of side-chain structure on hydrothermolysis of lignin model compounds

Fuel Processing Technology, 166, 124–130.

By: W. Jiang*, S. Wu*, L. Lucia* & J. Chu*

author keywords: Hydrothermolysis; beta-O-4; Side-chain structure; Aromatic monomers
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
6. Clean Water and Sanitation (OpenAlex)
Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: January 19, 2020

2017 journal article

Enhancing the alkaline peroxide mechanical pulp strength by cationization with 3-chloro-2-hydroxypropyl trimethyl ammonium chloride

BioResources, 12(4), 6956–6970.

Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: March 3, 2024

2017 journal article

Evaluation of Sudanese Sorghum and Bagasse as a Pulp and Paper Feedstock

BIORESOURCES, 12(3), 5212–5222.

By: H. Saeed, Y. Liu, L. Lucia* & H. Chen

author keywords: Agricultural residues; Sudan; Bagasse; Sorghum; Fibres; Pulp; Papermaking
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Fractionation and Characterization of Three Main Components from Pennisetum sinese Roxb. (P-sinese) by Microwave-assisted H2O2-NaOH Extraction

BIORESOURCES, 12(2), 2646–2659.

By: Z. Tian, J. Chen, X. Ji, G. Lyu, L. Lucia* & G. Yang

author keywords: Fractionation; Characterization; P. sinese; Hemicellulose; Lignin
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 other

Fundamental Science and Applications for Biomaterials

By: A. Ayoub n & L. Lucia*

Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: March 3, 2024

2017 journal article

High-Bulk Water Dispersible Paper-Based Composites

ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering, 5(12), 11334–11338.

By: V. Naithani n, L. Lucia n & S. Banerjee*

author keywords: Soy; Lecithin; cyclodextrin; Fines; Water-dispersible
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
6. Clean Water and Sanitation (OpenAlex)
Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: January 25, 2020

2017 journal article

Hydrothermal-Controlled Conversion of Black Liquor Acid Sediment Directly to Phenolics

Energy & Fuels, 31(2), 1638–1643.

By: J. Chu*, W. Jiang*, S. Wu*, L. Lucia* & M. Lei*

UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
6. Clean Water and Sanitation (OpenAlex)
Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: January 25, 2020

2017 journal article

Induction of Superhydrophobicity in a Cellulose Substrate by LbL Assembly of Covalently Linked Dual-Sized Silica Nanoparticles Layers

Advances in Materials Physics and Chemistry, 07(12), 395–410.

By: C. Yu*, F. Wang*, L. Lucia n & S. Fu*

Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: March 3, 2024

2017 journal article

Influence of Chemical Pretreatment on the Dissolved Organics in Poplar Alkaline Peroxide Mechanical Pulping Effluent

Paper and Biomaterials, 2(1), 32–39.

By: X. Wang*, J. Chen*, H. Chen*, L. Lucia n, G. Yang* & Q. Wu*

UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
6. Clean Water and Sanitation (OpenAlex)
Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: March 3, 2024

2017 review

Intrinsic parameters for the synthesis and tuned properties of amphiphilic chitosan drug delivery nanocarriers

[Review of ]. JOURNAL OF CONTROLLED RELEASE, 260, 213–225.

author keywords: Amphiphilic chitosan nanocarriers; Molecular weight; Concentration; Degree of hydrophobic; substitution
MeSH headings : Chemistry, Pharmaceutical; Chitosan / chemistry; Drug Carriers / chemistry; Nanostructures / chemistry
TL;DR: A review of the role and prospects of different factors such as formulation parameters and preparation conditions on the properties of amphiphilic chitosan nanocarriers (ACNs) that have shown critical value in advancing drug delivery is provided. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
3. Good Health and Well-being (Web of Science; OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Ionic Liquid-Mediated Homogeneous Esterification of Cinnamic Anhydride to Xylans

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF MOLECULAR SCIENCES, 18(12).

By: G. Yang*, H. Zhou*, J. Chen*, G. Lyu*, Y. Xia* & L. Lucia n

author keywords: homogeneous esterification; xylan; cinnamic anhydride; ionic liquids; functionalization; degrees of substitution
MeSH headings : Adsorption; Catalysis; Cinnamates / chemistry; Esterification; Hydrogels / chemistry; Ionic Liquids / chemistry; Ions / chemistry; Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy; Metals, Heavy / chemistry; Solubility; Spectroscopy, Fourier Transform Infrared; Temperature; Thermodynamics; Xylans / chemistry
TL;DR: A new functional biopolymer was synthesized through an ionic liquid-mediated homogeneous grafting of cinnamic anhydride to xylans and the thermal stability of the derivatives was reduced compared with the original xylan. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Laccase-immobilized bacterial cellulose/TiO2 functionalized composite membranes: Evaluation for photo- and bio-catalytic dye degradation

Journal of Membrane Science, 525, 89–98.

By: G. Li*, A. Nandgaonkar n, Q. Wang*, J. Zhang*, W. Krause n, Q. Wei*, L. Lucia n

author keywords: Laccase; Bacterial cellulose; Titanium dioxide; Immobilization; Dye degradation
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries, Web Of Science
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Molecular Changes in Corn Stover Lignin Resulting from Pretreatment Chemistry

BIORESOURCES, 12(3), 6262–6275.

By: D. Min*, S. Wang*, H. Chang n, H. Jameel n & L. Lucia n

author keywords: Corn stover; Pretreatments; Cellulolytic Enzyme Lignin; Structure; H-1-C-13 HSQC NMR
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
6. Clean Water and Sanitation (OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Physical Study of the Primary and Secondary Photothermal Events in Gold/Cellulose Nanocrystals (AuNP/CNC) Nanocomposites Embedded in PVA Matrices

ACS SUSTAINABLE CHEMISTRY & ENGINEERING, 5(2), 1601–1609.

By: Z. Hu*, Q. Meng*, R. Liu, S. Fu* & L. Lucia n

author keywords: Gold nanoparticles; Cellulose nanocrystals; In situ reduction; Photothermal effect; Light scattering
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Preparation and Characterization of Activated Carbon from Hydrochar by Phosphoric Acid Activation and its Adsorption Performance in Prehydrolysis Liquor

BIORESOURCES, 12(3), 5928–5941.

By: J. Chen, L. Zhang, G. Yang, Q. Wang, R. Li & L. Lucia*

author keywords: Hydrochar; Activated carbons; Specific surface area; Pore volume
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Producing Hydrochar from Cotton Linter Black Liquor and Performing Alkali Recovery

BIORESOURCES, 12(2), 3666–3676.

By: N. Lu*, G. Yang*, J. Chen*, Q. Wang*, L. Pei* & L. Lucia n

author keywords: Cotton linter pulp; Black liquor; Hydrothermal carbonization; Hydrochar; Alkali recovery
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Secondary pyrolysis pathway of monomeric aromatics resulting from oxidized β-O-4 lignin dimeric model compounds

Fuel Processing Technology, 168, 11–19.

By: W. Jiang*, J. Chu*, S. Wu* & L. Lucia*

author keywords: Monomeric aromatics; Polymerization; Side-chain conversion; Reaction routes
Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: January 19, 2020

2017 journal article

Sudanese Agro-residue as a Novel Furnish for Pulp and Paper Manufacturing

BIORESOURCES, 12(2), 4166–4176.

By: H. Saeed*, Y. Liu*, L. Lucia n & H. Chen*

author keywords: Sudanese agro-residue; Millet stalks; Date palm leaves; Cellulose; Pulp and paper
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Suitable approach using agricultural residues for pulp and paper manufacturing

NORDIC PULP & PAPER RESEARCH JOURNAL, 32(4), 674–682.

By: H. Saeed*, Y. Liu*, L. Lucia n & H. Chen*

author keywords: Agricultural residues; Sesame; Karkadeh; Okra; Pulp and paper
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
2. Zero Hunger (OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Synthesis and Characterization of Alkali Lignin-based Hydrogels from Ionic Liquids

BIORESOURCES, 12(3), 5395–5406.

By: X. Ji*, Z. Zhang*, J. Chen*, G. Yang*, H. Chen* & L. Lucia*

author keywords: Ionic liquids; Lignin; Hydrogel; Swellability
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Unique alkyl ketene dimer Pickering-based dispersions: Preparation and application to paper sizing

Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 135(4), 45730.

By: Q. Zhao*, W. Liu n, G. Li*, L. Lucia*, H. Wang* & D. Yu*

author keywords: cellulose and other wood products; clay; colloids; surfaces and interfaces
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
7. Affordable and Clean Energy (OpenAlex)
Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: January 19, 2020

2017 other

Water Sorption and Barrier Properties of Cellulose Nanocomposites

By: S. Fu*, C. Tian* & L. Lucia n

UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
6. Clean Water and Sanitation (OpenAlex)
Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: March 3, 2024

2017 journal article

Wet oxidation of activated carbon for enhanced adsorptive removal of lignin from the prehydrolysis liquor of kraft-based dissolving pulp production in an integrated forest biorefinery

Journal of Bioresources and Bioproducts, 2(2).

By: B. Wang, G. Yang, Q. Wang, L. Lucia*, T. Jia, J. Chen, G. Fang

Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: March 3, 2024

2016 journal article

A Novel Approach for Rapid Preparation of Monophasic Microemulsions That Facilitates Penetration of Woody Biomass

ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering, 4(3), 1665–1672.

By: X. Du n, L. Lucia n & R. Ghiladi n

Contributors: X. Du n, L. Lucia n & R. Ghiladi n

author keywords: Surfactant-oil-water (SOW) system; Microemulsion; Surface tension; Kinetic viscosity; Wood penetration
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
6. Clean Water and Sanitation (OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, ORCID, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

A novel fabrication of monodisperse melamine–formaldehyde resin microspheres to adsorb lead (II)

Chemical Engineering Journal, 288, 745–757.

By: G. Ming*, H. Duan*, X. Meng*, G. Sun*, W. Sun*, Y. Liu*, L. Lucia*

author keywords: Melamine-formaldehyde resin microspheres; Fabrication; Amino and imino; Adsorption; Lead (II)
Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: September 4, 2020

2016 journal article

A semi-interpenetrating network polyampholyte hydrogel simultaneously demonstrating remarkable toughness and antibacterial properties

New Journal of Chemistry, 40(12), 10520–10525.

By: W. Huang*, H. Duan*, L. Zhu*, G. Li*, Q. Ban* & L. Lucia*

TL;DR: A new semi-interpenetrating polymer network (Semi-IPN) hydrogels show a good tensile stress of about 1.44 MPa as well as outstanding antibacterial activity against Staphylococcus aureus and Gram-negative E. coli because of CMCH. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: September 4, 2020

2016 journal article

Accurately Determining Esterase Activity via the Isosbestic Point of p-Nitrophenol

BioResources, 11(4).

By: Y. Peng, S. Fu, H. Liu & L. Lucia*

TL;DR: The results indicated that this modified method has potential to be applied for esterase activity determination on a large scale and in real time. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
6. Clean Water and Sanitation (OpenAlex)
Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: March 3, 2024

2016 journal article

Analytical Pyrolysis Pathways of Guaiacyl Glycerol-beta-guaiacyl Ether by Py-GC/MS

BIORESOURCES, 11(3), 5816–5828.

By: Y. Liu, Y. Liu, G. Lyu, X. Ji, G. Yang, J. Chen, L. Lucia*

author keywords: Pyrolysis; Lignin model compound; 2D-NMR; Py-GC/MS; TG
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
6. Clean Water and Sanitation (OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

Bioactive and compatible polysaccharides hydrogels structure and properties for pharmaceutical applications

Handbook of Polymers for Pharmaceutical Technologies, Vol 4: Bioactive and Compatible Synthetic/Hybrid Polymers, 163–177.

By: T. Silva*, A. Franca* & L. Lucia n

Sources: NC State University Libraries, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

Bioremediation of Dyes Using Ultrafine Membrane Prepared from the Waste Culture of Ganoderma lucidum with in-situ Immobilization of Laccase

BIORESOURCES, 11(4), 9162–9174.

author keywords: Ultrafine fibrous membrane; Polysaccharide; Fungi; Ganoderma lucidum; Laccase
TL;DR: A one-step method for laccase production and immobilization using the waste culture of Ganoderma lucidum was developed, and the Mycelium was immobilized by the mycelium, which was in the form of a white membrane consisting of superfine fibers that had good thermal resistivity and biocompatibility. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

Bioresources: ten years of service for the progress of the science and technology of lignocellulosic products

BioResources, 11(1), 1–2.

By: M. Hubbe n & L. Lucia n

Sources: NC State University Libraries, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

Chemical elucidation of structurally diverse willow lignins

BioResources, 11(1), 2043–2054.

By: T. Guo*, Y. Liu*, Y. Liu, G. Yang*, J. Chen* & L. Lucia n

Sources: NC State University Libraries, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

Chitosan-Based Reagents Endow Recycled Paper Fibers with Remarkable Physical and Antimicrobial Properties

INDUSTRIAL & ENGINEERING CHEMISTRY RESEARCH, 55(27), 7282–7286.

By: A. Salam n, L. Lucia n & H. Jameel n

UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
2. Zero Hunger (Web of Science)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

Copper nanoparticles-sputtered bacterial cellulose nanocomposites displaying enhanced electromagnetic shielding, thermal, conduction, and mechanical properties

CELLULOSE, 23(5), 3117–3127.

By: P. Lv*, A. Wei*, Y. Wang*, D. Li*, J. Zhang*, L. Lucia n, Q. Wei*

author keywords: Bacterial cellulose; Copper; Magnetron sputtering; Conductivity; Mechanical strength; Electromagnetic interference shielding; Thermal properties
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

Development of a Highly Efficient Pretreatment Sequence for the Enzymatic Saccharification of Loblolly Pine Wood

ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering, 4(7), 3669–3678.

By: X. Du n, L. Lucia n & R. Ghiladi n

Contributors: X. Du n, L. Lucia n & R. Ghiladi n

author keywords: Pretreatment; Softwood; Delamination; XRD; Phosphoric acid; Saccharification efficiency
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries, ORCID, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

Dissolution of pentosan in corn stalk by hot water and purification using ion exchange resin

Cellulose Chemistry and Technology, 50(5-6), 669–674.

By: H. Chen, Y. Liu, F. Kong, L. Lucia & R. Lou

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 chapter book

Fabrication of cellulosic composite scaffolds for cartilage tissue engineering

By: A. Nandgaonkar n, W. Krause n & L. Lucia n

TL;DR: This chapter first discusses the structure of articular tissue, its composition, and anatomy, followed by a brief introduction of the motivation for cartilage tissue engineering (TE) to fully understand the requirements for preparing a proper scaffold, ie, one that can successfully encourage robust histological reconstruction. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
6. Clean Water and Sanitation (OpenAlex)
Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: March 3, 2024

2016 journal article

Laccase immobilized on PAN/O-MMT composite nanofibers support for substrate bioremediation: a de novo adsorption and biocatalytic synergy

RSC ADVANCES, 6(47), 41420–41427.

By: G. Li*, A. Nandgaonkar n, K. Lu*, W. Krause n, L. Lucia n & Q. Wei*

UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

Metal-based bacterial cellulose of sandwich nanomaterials for anti-oxidation electromagnetic interference shielding

MATERIALS & DESIGN, 112, 374–382.

By: P. Lv*, W. Xu*, D. Li*, Q. Feng*, Y. Yao*, Z. Pang*, L. Lucia n, Q. Wei*

author keywords: Bacterial cellulose; Magnetron sputtering; Metal-based; Sandwich; Anti-oxidation
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

Morphological and interfacial properties of chemically-modified tropical hardwood

RSC Advances, 6(8), 6571–6576.

By: F. Adebawo n, V. Naithani n, H. Sadeghifar n, D. Tilotta n, L. Lucia n, H. Jameel n, O. Ogunsanwo*

Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 28, 2020

2016 journal article

Near-critical water hydrothermal transformation of industrial lignins to high value phenolics

Journal of Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis, 120, 297–303.

By: W. Jiang*, G. Lyu*, S. Wu* & L. Lucia*

author keywords: Black liquor lignin; Near-critical water; Phenolic compounds; Quantitative analysis
Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: September 4, 2020

2016 journal article

New insights into the material chemistry of polycaprolactone-grafted cellulose nanofibrils/polyurethane nanocomposites

Cellulose, 23(4), 2457–2473.

By: C. Tian*, S. Fu*, Q. Meng* & L. Lucia*

author keywords: Cellulose nanocrystals; Cellulose nanofibrils; TEMPO; Polycaprolactone; Nanofillers
Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: September 4, 2020

2016 journal article

Physico-Chemical Responses of Fraser Fir Induced by Balsam Woolly Adelgid (Homoptera: Adelgidae) Infestation

JOURNAL OF ENTOMOLOGICAL SCIENCE, 51(1), 94–97.

By: E. Mester n, L. Lucia n, J. Frampton n & F. Hain n

author keywords: Adelges piceae; ion chromatography; Fraser fir; texture analysis
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
15. Life on Land (OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

Soy flour and soy lecithin improve paper strength and formation

NORDIC PULP & PAPER RESEARCH JOURNAL, 31(3), 407–410.

By: V. Naithani n, L. Lucia n & S. Banerjee*

author keywords: Soy; Lecithin; Tack; Formation; Dry strength
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
2. Zero Hunger (OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 report

Strength agents and methods for improving pulp products

(US Patent No. 9,428,865).

By: A. Salam, H. Jameel & L. Lucia

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: March 17, 2024

2016 journal article

Structural analysis of fast-growing aspen alkaline peroxide mechanical pulp lignin: A post-enzymatic treatment

BioResources, 11(1), 2723–2733.

By: H. Wang*, Y. Liu*, Z. Wang*, G. Yang* & L. Lucia n

UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
6. Clean Water and Sanitation (OpenAlex)
Sources: NC State University Libraries, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

Supercritical Water-induced Lignin Decomposition Reactions: A Structural and Quantitative Study

BIORESOURCES, 11(3), 5660–5675.

By: W. Jiang, G. Lyu, S. Wu, L. Lucia*, G. Yang & Y. Liu

author keywords: Supercritical water; Lignin; Phenolics; Quantitative analysis
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

The Role of Absorbed Hemicelluloses on Final Paper Properties and Printability

FIBERS AND POLYMERS, 17(3), 389–395.

By: G. Hu*, S. Fu*, H. Liu* & L. Lucia n

author keywords: Bleached eucalyptus kraft pulp; Bleached pine kraft pulp; Eucalyptus hemicelluloses; Paper properties; Printability
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

The role of heteropolysaccharides in developing oxidized cellulose nanofibrils

CARBOHYDRATE POLYMERS, 144, 187–195.

By: Q. Meng*, S. Fu* & L. Lucia n

author keywords: Heteropolysaccharides; Oxidized cellulose nanofibrils; TEMPO oxidation
MeSH headings : Carboxylic Acids / analysis; Cellulose, Oxidized / analysis; Cellulose, Oxidized / chemistry; Drug Stability; Nanostructures / chemistry; Optical Phenomena; Rheology; Temperature
TL;DR: Lower xylans content led to more transparent and processable suspensions, while during mechanical processing, heteropolysaccharides supported nanofibrillation. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

The synthesis and absorption dynamics of a lignin-based hydrogel for remediation of cationic dye-contaminated effluent

Reactive and Functional Polymers, 106, 137–142.

By: C. Yu*, F. Wang*, C. Zhang*, S. Fu* & L. Lucia*

UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
6. Clean Water and Sanitation (OpenAlex)
Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: March 3, 2024

2016 journal article

Two Schiff-base fluorescence probes based on triazole and benzotriazole for selective detection of Zn2+

Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical, 227, 296–303.

By: J. Liu*, X. Meng*, H. Duan*, T. Xu, Z. Ding*, Y. Liu*, L. Lucia*

author keywords: Fluorescence probes; Triazole; Benzotriazole; Schiff-base
Sources: Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: September 4, 2020

2016 journal article

Ultrasound-assisted xylanase treatment of chemi-mechanical poplar pulp

BioResources, 11(2), 4104–4112.

By: Q. Jiang n, G. Yang, Q. Wang n, Q. Sun n, L. Lucia n & J. Chen n

Sources: NC State University Libraries, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

Understanding shape and morphology of unusual tubular starch nanocrystals

CARBOHYDRATE POLYMERS, 151, 666–675.

By: B. Gong*, W. Liu*, H. Tan*, D. Yu*, Z. Song* & L. Lucia n

author keywords: Starch nanocrystals; Chemical transformation; Self-assembly; Tubular structures
MeSH headings : Ammonia / chemistry; Hydrolysis; Nanoparticles / chemistry; Sodium Hydroxide / chemistry; Starch / chemistry; Zea mays / chemistry
TL;DR: This work reported the preparation of SNC with unprecedented tubular structures through sulfuric acid hydrolysis of normal maize starch, subsequent exposure to ammonia and relaxation at 4°C, and concluded that the SNCs possess tubular nanostructures with polygonal cross-section. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
2. Zero Hunger (Web of Science)
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2015 journal article

A New Class of Biobased Paper Dry Strength Agents: Synthesis and Characterization of Soy-Based Polymers

ACS SUSTAINABLE CHEMISTRY & ENGINEERING, 3(3), 524–532.

By: A. Salam n, L. Lucia n & H. Jameel n

author keywords: Soy flour; Cross-linking/synthesis; Dry strength agents; Recovered fibers; Kraft pulp; Interfiber bonding; Mechanical properties