Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

Works Published in 2017

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2017 journal article

Removal kinetics of stearic acid discrete deposits on photocatalytic self-cleaning surfaces: Effect of deposit initial size distribution

APPLIED CATALYSIS B-ENVIRONMENTAL, 209, 174–182.

By: D. Ollis n

author keywords: Photocatalysis; Self-cleaning; Stearic acid; Kinetics; Models
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
Source: Web Of Science
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Pyrolytic-carbon coating in carbon nanotube foams for better performance in supercapacitors

JOURNAL OF POWER SOURCES, 343, 492–501.

By: N. He n, O. Yildiz n, Q. Pan n, J. Zhu n, X. Zhang n, P. Bradford n, W. Gao n

Contributors: W. Gao n, P. Bradford n, X. Zhang n, J. Zhu n, Q. Pan n, O. Yildiz n, N. He n

author keywords: Pyrolytic carbon coating; Carbon nanotube foams; Reduced graphene oxide; Current collectors; Supercapacitors
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
7. Affordable and Clean Energy (OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Protein Adsorption Tailors the Surface Energies and Compatibility between Polylactide and Cellulose Nanofibrils

BIOMACROMOLECULES, 18(4), 1426–1433.

MeSH headings : Adsorption; Caseins / chemistry; Cellulose / chemistry; Gelatin / chemistry; Hydrophobic and Hydrophilic Interactions; Nanofibers / chemistry; Polyesters / chemistry; Protein Hydrolysates / chemistry; Soybean Proteins / chemistry; Surface Properties; Thermodynamics
TL;DR: A robust method to screen denatured proteins and to tailor the wettability and material compatibility in the synthesis of bionanocomposites based on CNF and PLA is offered. (via Semantic Scholar)
Source: Web Of Science
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 review

Physiological, metabolic and biotechnological features of extremely thermophilic microorganisms

[Review of ]. WILEY INTERDISCIPLINARY REVIEWS-SYSTEMS BIOLOGY AND MEDICINE, 9(3).

MeSH headings : Biocatalysis; Carbohydrate Metabolism; Carbon Dioxide / metabolism; Glycolysis; Metabolic Engineering; Metals / chemistry; Metals / metabolism; Sulfolobales / metabolism; Sulfur / metabolism; Thermoanaerobacter / metabolism; Thermococcales / metabolism; Thermus / metabolism
TL;DR: The bacterial genera Caldicellulosiruptor, Thermotoga and Thermus, and the archaea belonging to the orders Thermococcales and Sulfolobales, are among the most studied extreme thermophiles to date. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
14. Life Below Water (OpenAlex)
15. Life on Land (Web of Science)
Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Nanoparticle-induced assembly of hydrophobically modified chitosan

MOLECULAR SIMULATION, 43(9), 664–674.

By: S. Benner n & C. Hall n

author keywords: Chitosan; polymer; self-assembly; nanoparticle; simulation
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Molecular and Morphological Characterization of Midblock-Sulfonated Styrenic Triblock Copolymers

JOURNAL OF POLYMER SCIENCE PART B-POLYMER PHYSICS, 55(6), 490–497.

By: K. Mineart n, J. Ryan n, B. Lee*, S. Smith* & R. Spontak n

author keywords: block copolymers; ionomers; morphology; TEM; SAXS; self-assembly
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Mapping differential cellular protein response of mouse alveolar epithelial cells to multi-walled carbon nanotubes as a function of atomic layer deposition coating

NANOTOXICOLOGY, 11(3), 313–326.

author keywords: Carbon nanotube; label-free proteomics; pulmonary fibrosis; toxicoproteomics
MeSH headings : Aluminum Oxide / toxicity; Alveolar Epithelial Cells / chemistry; Alveolar Epithelial Cells / drug effects; Animals; Cells, Cultured; Mice; Nanotubes, Carbon / toxicity; Proteomics / methods; Pulmonary Fibrosis / etiology; Zinc Oxide / toxicity
TL;DR: It is demonstrated that specific types of metal oxide thin film coatings applied by ALD produce distinct cellular and biochemical responses related to lung inflammation and fibrosis compared to uncoated MWCNT exposure in vitro. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Lignin Films from Spruce, Eucalyptus, and Wheat Straw Studied with Electroacoustic and Optical Sensors: Effect of Composition and Electrostatic Screening on Enzyme Binding

BIOMACROMOLECULES, 18(4), 1322–1332.

MeSH headings : Adsorption; Cellulose 1,4-beta-Cellobiosidase / chemistry; Eucalyptus / chemistry; Hydrogen Bonding; Hydrophobic and Hydrophilic Interactions; Lignin / chemistry; Lignin / isolation & purification; Microscopy, Atomic Force; Picea / chemistry; Plant Stems / chemistry; Protein Binding; Quartz Crystal Microbalance Techniques; Static Electricity; Surface Plasmon Resonance; Surface Properties; Trichoderma / enzymology; Triticum / chemistry; Wood / chemistry
TL;DR: A strong correlation between enzyme binding and the syringyl/guaiacyl (S/G) ratio was found for the lignins, which presented a similar hydroxyl group content (31P NMR), which furthers the understanding of lignin-cellulase interactions relevant to biomass that has been subjected to no or little pretreatment. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
6. Clean Water and Sanitation (OpenAlex)
Source: Web Of Science
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Hydrogen Abstraction from Hydrocarbons by NH2

The Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 121(11), 2221–2231.

By: K. Siddique*, M. Altarawneh*, J. Gore, P. Westmoreland n & B. Dlugogorski*

TL;DR: The thermokinetic parameters of bimolecular gas-phase reactions involving the amine (NH2) radical and a large number of saturated and unsaturated hydrocarbons are investigated and six sets of the generalized Arrhenius rate parameters for H abstractions from different C-H bond types are developed. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
7. Affordable and Clean Energy (OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Hydrodynamic cavitation in Stokes flow of anisotropic fluids

NATURE COMMUNICATIONS, 8, 1–11.

TL;DR: By combining liquid crystal microfluidic experiments, nonequilibrium molecular dynamics simulations and theoretical arguments, flow-induced cavitation in an anisotropic fluid is reported, identifying a critical value of the Reynolds number for cavitation inception that scales inversely with the order parameter of the fluid. (via Semantic Scholar)
Source: Web Of Science
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Electrowetting-actuated liquid metal for RF applications

JOURNAL OF MICROMECHANICS AND MICROENGINEERING, 27(2).

By: A. Diebold*, A. Watson*, S. Holcomb*, C. Tabor*, D. Mast*, M. Dickey n, J. Heikenfeld*

author keywords: liquid metal; electrowetting; radio frequency; microfluidics; reconfigurable electronics
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 review

Deciphering, Communicating, and Engineering the CRISPR PAM

[Review of ]. JOURNAL OF MOLECULAR BIOLOGY, 429(2), 177–191.

By: R. Leenay n & C. Beisel n

author keywords: Cas9; Cpf1; CRISPR-Cas systems; PFS; rPAM
MeSH headings : Amino Acid Motifs; CRISPR-Cas Systems; Clustered Regularly Interspaced Short Palindromic Repeats / genetics; DNA, Bacterial / genetics; Gene Library; Genetic Loci; Plasmids / genetics; Protein Engineering; RNA / genetics; RNA / metabolism; Staphylococcus epidermidis / genetics; Streptococcus thermophilus / genetics
TL;DR: The properties of the CRISPR PAM and the emerging tools for determining, visualizing, and engineering PAM recognition are discussed and a standard means of orienting the PAM is proposed to simplify how its location and sequence are communicated. (via Semantic Scholar)
Source: Web Of Science
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Computer simulation of conductive linear sulfur chains confined in carbon nanotubes

Molecular Simulation, 43(7), 519–525.

By: C. Addington n, J. Mansell n & K. Gubbins n

author keywords: Sulfur; high-pressure; confinement
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
13. Climate Action (Web of Science)
Sources: Web Of Science, Crossref, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Clean and high-throughput production of silver nanoparticles mediated by soy protein via solid state synthesis

JOURNAL OF CLEANER PRODUCTION, 144, 501–510.

By: A. Abdelgawad n, M. El-Naggar n, W. Eisa n & O. Rojas n

author keywords: Soy protein; Silver nanoparticles; Solid state reactions
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
Source: Web Of Science
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Characterization of Clostridium ljungdahlii OTA1: a non-autotrophic hyper ethanol-producing strain

APPLIED MICROBIOLOGY AND BIOTECHNOLOGY, 101(4), 1615–1630.

author keywords: Acetyl-coA; Carbon monoxide dehydrogenase; Clostridium ljungdahlii; Ethanol; Wood-Ljungdahl pathway
MeSH headings : Acetyl Coenzyme A / metabolism; Aldehyde Oxidoreductases / metabolism; Carbon Dioxide / metabolism; Carbon Monoxide / metabolism; Clostridium / metabolism; Ethanol / metabolism; Multienzyme Complexes / metabolism
TL;DR: A non-autotrophic hyper ethanol-producing strain of C. ljungdahlii was identified that has utility for further physiology and strain performance studies and as a biocatalyst for industrial applications. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
Sources: Web Of Science, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Chained Iron Microparticles for Directionally Controlled Actuation of Soft Robots

ACS APPLIED MATERIALS & INTERFACES, 9(13), 11895–11901.

By: M. Schmauch*, S. Mishra*, B. Evans*, O. Velevt & J. Tracy*

author keywords: magnetic particles; chains; elastomer; anisotropy; actuation; lifter; valve; pump
TL;DR: The "specific torque", the torque per field per mass of magnetic particles, is introduced as a figure of merit for assessing and comparing the performance of lifters and related devices. (via Semantic Scholar)
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Alternating current-dielectrophoresis collection and chaining of phytoplankton on chip: Comparison of individual species and artificial communities

Biosensors, 7(1).

By: C. Siebman*, O. Velev n & V. Slaveykova*

Contributors: C. Siebman*, O. Velev n & V. Slaveykova*

author keywords: AC dielectrophoresis; chaining efficiency; green algae; cyanobacteria; diatom; phytoplankton; freshwater
MeSH headings : Biosensing Techniques / instrumentation; Cell Polarity; Chlamydomonas reinhardtii / physiology; Diatoms / physiology; Fresh Water / microbiology; Lab-On-A-Chip Devices / microbiology; Phytoplankton / physiology; Synechocystis / physiology; Water Quality
TL;DR: The results prove the potential of DEP to discriminate different phytoplankton species depending on their effective polarizability and to enable their manipulation, such as specific collection or separation in freshwater. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: ORCID, NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

A Compound Frequency- and Polarization-Reconfigurable Crossed Dipole Using Multidirectional Spreading of Liquid Metal

IEEE ANTENNAS AND WIRELESS PROPAGATION LETTERS, 16, 79–82.

By: M. Wang n, M. Khan n, M. Dickey n & J. Adams n

author keywords: Circuit model; crossed dipole; electrochemically controlled capillarity (ECC); frequency and polarization reconfigurable; liquid metal
UN Sustainable Development Goal Categories
7. Affordable and Clean Energy (OpenAlex)
Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 article

The renaissance of life near the boiling point - at last, genetics and metabolic engineering

Adams, M. W. W., & Kelly, R. M. (2017, January). MICROBIAL BIOTECHNOLOGY, Vol. 10, pp. 37–39.

By: M. Adams* & R. Kelly n

MeSH headings : Biotechnology / methods; Hot Temperature; Industrial Microbiology / methods; Metabolic Engineering / methods
TL;DR: The prospects for biotechnology of extreme thermophilic microorganisms are discussed here and the implications are discussed for science, medicine, and society. (via Semantic Scholar)
Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Tardigrades use intrinsically disordered proteins to survive desiccation

Molecular Cell, 65(6), 975-.

By: T. Boothby, H. Tapia, A. Brozena, S. Piszkiewicz, A. Smith, I. Giovannini, L. Rebecchi, G. Pielak, D. Koshland, B. Goldstein

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

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