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Catalytic Hydrogenolysis of Glycerol to 1-Propanol Using Bifunctional Catalysts in an Aqueous Media
(University of Waterloo, 2016-10-26)
Biodiesel is an attractive alternative fuel obtained from renewable resources and glycerol is produced as a major byproduct in the biodiesel industry. Upgrading glycerol to other valuable chemicals will contribute to an ...
Manipulating the Sleeping Beauty Mutase Operon in Engineered Escherichia Coli for Controlled Biosynthesis of 1-Propanol and Other Value-Added Chemicals
(University of Waterloo, 2016-05-02)
A great fraction of the world’s energy requirements are presently met through the unrestricted use of fossil-derived fuels. However, due to the anticipated demise of these energy sources and the environmental and socioeconomic ...