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Chris Torres, Julie E. Rorrer*

Layered self-pillared zeolites convert polyethylene to gasoline

Nature Chemistry (2024) Access here 

Mahdokht Soltani, Julie E. Rorrer*

Converting Waste Plastic to Liquid Organic Hydrogen Carriers

Angewandte Chemie (2023) e202314530 

Julia N. Hancock, Julie E. Rorrer*

Hydrogen-free catalytic depolymerization of waste polyolefins at mild temperatures 

Applied Catalysis B: Environmental (2023) 338: 123071. 

Prior to UW

Julie E. Rorrer, Amani M. Ebrahim, Ydna Questell-Santiago, Jie Zhu, Clara Troyano-Valls, Arun S. Asundi, Anna E. Brenner, Simon R. Bare, Christopher J. Tassone, Gregg T. Beckham, Yuriy Román-Leshkov*

The Role of Bifunctional Ru/Acid Catalysts in the Selective Hydrocracking of Polyethylene and Polypropylene Waste to Liquid Hydrocarbons

ACS Catalysis (2022) 12, 22, 13969–13979.

Nicholson SR*, Rorrer JE*, Singh A*, Konev MO, Rorrer NA, Carpenter AC, Jacobsen, AJ, Román-Leshkov, Y, Beckham, GT.  *equal contribution

The critical role of process analysis in chemical recycling and upcycling of waste plastics. 

Annu Rev. Chem. Biomol. Eng. (2022) 13:301-324 

Advance publication online:

JE Rorrer, C Troyano-Valls, GT Beckham, Y Roman-Leshkov

Hydrogenolysis of Polypropylene and Mixed Polyolefin Plastic Waste over Ru/C to Produce Liquid Alkanes

ACS Sustainable Chemistry and Engineering (2021) 9, 35, 11616-12016 

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CN Stachl, DD Brauer, H Mizuno, JM Gleason, JE Rorrer,  MB Francis, AM Baranger

Shaping the Future of Higher Education: Practical, Community-Driven Initiatives to Improve Academic Climate

ACS Central Science (2021) 7, 6, 910-916, []. 

GT Beckham, R Allen, R Baldwin, M Reed, JE Rorrer, Y Roman-Leshkov, J McGeehan, E Chen

Transforming the Science and Technology of Plastics Recycling

 Chemical Engineering Progress (CEP), July 2021.

JE Rorrer,  GT Beckham, Y Roman-Leshkov

Conversion of Polyolefin Waste to Liquid Alkanes with Ru-Based Catalysts under Mild Conditions,

JACS Au (2020) 1, 1, 8-12, 

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JE Rorrer, FD Toste, AT Bell

Mechanism and Kinetics of Isobutene Formation from Ethanol and Acetone over ZnxZryOz

ACS Catalysis (2019) 9, 12, 10588-10604. 

JE Rorrer, AT Bell, FD Toste

Synthesis of biomass‐derived ethers for use as fuels and lubricants

ChemSusChem (2019) 12, 13, 2835-2858. doi/full/10.1002/cssc.201900535 

J Rorrer, S Pindi, FD Toste, AT Bell

Effect of alcohol structure on the kinetics of etherification and dehydration over tungstated zirconia

ChemSusChem (2018) 11, 18, 3104-3111,

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J Rorrer, Y He, FD Toste, AT Bell

Mechanism and kinetics of 1-dodecanol etherification over tungstated zirconia

Journal of Catalysis (2017) 354, 13-23.