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Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Chemistry D-index 136 Citations 74,641 567 World Ranking 76 National Ranking 48

Research.com Recognitions

Awards & Achievements

2014 - Member of the National Academy of Sciences

2013 - Fellow, National Academy of Inventors

2009 - Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences

1998 - Member of the National Academy of Engineering For experimental and theoretical research on the microkinetics of catalytic processors.

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Catalysis
  • Organic chemistry
  • Hydrogen

James A. Dumesic mainly investigates Catalysis, Organic chemistry, Inorganic chemistry, Biomass and Heterogeneous catalysis. His studies in Catalysis integrate themes in fields like Hydrogen and Aqueous solution. His Inorganic chemistry study combines topics in areas such as Chemical kinetics, Adsorption, Brønsted–Lowry acid–base theory and Metal, Catalyst support.

His work carried out in the field of Biomass brings together such families of science as Biofuel, Pulp and paper industry and Jet fuel. James A. Dumesic studied Biofuel and Raw material that intersect with Chemical industry. His Heterogeneous catalysis research incorporates elements of Green chemistry, Aldol condensation, Bimetallic strip, Alkylphenol and Chemical engineering.

His most cited work include:

  • Liquid-phase catalytic processing of biomass-derived oxygenated hydrocarbons to fuels and chemicals. (1764 citations)
  • Production of dimethylfuran for liquid fuels from biomass-derived carbohydrates (1635 citations)
  • Hydrogen from catalytic reforming of biomass-derived hydrocarbons in liquid water (1588 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

James A. Dumesic mostly deals with Catalysis, Inorganic chemistry, Organic chemistry, Adsorption and Biomass. His study in Catalysis is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Hydrogen, Metal and Chemical kinetics. His research in Inorganic chemistry tackles topics such as Infrared spectroscopy which are related to areas like Lewis acids and bases.

His work on Organic chemistry deals in particular with Yield, Solvent, Cellulose, Furfural and Aqueous solution. His Adsorption research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Isothermal microcalorimetry, Pyridine and Brønsted–Lowry acid–base theory. His Lignocellulosic biomass study in the realm of Biomass connects with subjects such as Environmental science.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Catalysis (75.26%)
  • Inorganic chemistry (40.56%)
  • Organic chemistry (36.16%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2016-2021)?

  • Catalysis (75.26%)
  • Organic chemistry (36.16%)
  • Lignin (9.81%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

James A. Dumesic mainly investigates Catalysis, Organic chemistry, Lignin, Biomass and Yield. The concepts of his Catalysis study are interwoven with issues in Inorganic chemistry, Chemical kinetics and Solvent. In his research on the topic of Inorganic chemistry, Order of reaction is strongly related with Adsorption.

Within one scientific family, James A. Dumesic focuses on topics pertaining to Dehydration under Organic chemistry, and may sometimes address concerns connected to Xylose and Nuclear chemistry. His research in Biomass focuses on subjects like Cellulose, which are connected to Sulfuric acid. James A. Dumesic combines subjects such as Heterogeneous catalysis and Furfural with his study of Yield.

Between 2016 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Increasing the revenue from lignocellulosic biomass: Maximizing feedstock utilization (161 citations)
  • Increasing the revenue from lignocellulosic biomass: Maximizing feedstock utilization (161 citations)
  • Toward biomass-derived renewable plastics: Production of 2,5-furandicarboxylic acid from fructose (94 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Catalysis
  • Organic chemistry
  • Oxygen

Catalysis, Organic chemistry, Yield, Lignin and Solvent are his primary areas of study. His Catalysis study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Inorganic chemistry, Chemical engineering and Adsorption. His Yield research includes themes of Biomass, Lignocellulosic biomass, Furfural and Solubility.

His work on Biorefinery as part of general Biomass study is frequently linked to Environmental science, therefore connecting diverse disciplines of science. His Solvent research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Chemical kinetics, Computational chemistry and Dehydration. His Cellulose study incorporates themes from Biofuel, Cyclopentyl methyl ether and Pulp and paper industry.

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Best Publications

Hydrogen from catalytic reforming of biomass-derived hydrocarbons in liquid water

R. D. Cortright;R. R. Davda;J. A. Dumesic.
Nature (2002)

2570 Citations

Liquid-phase catalytic processing of biomass-derived oxygenated hydrocarbons to fuels and chemicals.

Juben N. Chheda;George W. Huber;George W. Huber;James A. Dumesic.
Angewandte Chemie (2007)

2433 Citations

Production of dimethylfuran for liquid fuels from biomass-derived carbohydrates

Yuriy Román-Leshkov;Christopher J. Barrett;Zhen Y. Liu;James A. Dumesic.
Nature (2007)

2200 Citations

Catalytic conversion of biomass to biofuels

David Martin Alonso;Jesse Q. Bond;James A. Dumesic.
Green Chemistry (2010)

2107 Citations

Production of Liquid Alkanes by Aqueous-Phase Processing of Biomass-Derived Carbohydrates

George W. Huber;Juben N. Chheda;Christopher J. Barrett;James A. Dumesic.
Science (2005)

1671 Citations

Phase Modifiers Promote Efficient Production of Hydroxymethylfurfural from Fructose

Yuriy Román-Leshkov;Juben N. Chheda;James A. Dumesic.
Science (2006)

1621 Citations

Production of 5-hydroxymethylfurfural and furfural by dehydration of biomass-derived mono- and poly-saccharides

Juben N. Chheda;Yuriy Román-Leshkov;James A. Dumesic.
Green Chemistry (2007)

1238 Citations

A review of catalytic issues and process conditions for renewable hydrogen and alkanes by aqueous-phase reforming of oxygenated hydrocarbons over supported metal catalysts

R.R. Davda;J.W. Shabaker;G.W. Huber;R.D. Cortright.
Applied Catalysis B-environmental (2005)

1055 Citations

Raney Ni-Sn Catalyst for H2 Production from Biomass-Derived Hydrocarbons

George W Huber;J. W Shabaker;J. A Dumesic.
Science (2003)

1052 Citations

Bimetallic catalysts for upgrading of biomass to fuels and chemicals

David Martin Alonso;Stephanie G. Wettstein;Stephanie G. Wettstein;James A. Dumesic;James A. Dumesic.
Chemical Society Reviews (2012)

1048 Citations

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