Wednesday, 17 October 2018

Dr. John Mburu Kiratu Publications

Publications in Journals:

  1. Yinbin Huang, Lin Wei, Xianhui Zhao, James Julson, Changling Qiu,Shanmugapriya Dharmarajan, John Kiratu, Douglas Raynie, Ashish Dubey and Qiquan Qiao. Biofuel production using Pd/Zn synergistically catalyzed hydrodeoxygenation applied at bio oil extracted in biomass pyrolysis process. International Journal of Energy Research Int. J. Energy Res. 2016; 40:1724–1730
  2. Kiratu, J.; Raynie D.; Aiding the Development of Extraction Procedures with Response Surface Methodology. LCGC North America (July, 2015) Volume 33, Issue 7, pg. 454–463
  3. Shouyun Cheng , Lin Wei, Xianhui Zhao, Yinbin Huang, Douglas Raynie, Changling Qiu, John Kiratu, and Yong Yu; Directly catalytic upgrading bio-oil vapor produced by prairie cordgrass pyrolysis over Ni/HZSM-5 using a two stage reactor. AIMS Energy, 2015, 3(2): 227-240.
  4. J. M. Kiratu, P. M. Nguto, G. N. Kamau L.S, Daniel, EMR Kiremire, K. Kambafwile, K. Chibale, P.J. Rosenthal. Cyclic voltammetry electrochemical studies of Thiosemicarbazone and Semicarbazone ligands derieved Ferrocene and Pyridyl fragments. International Journal of Biochemiphysics, (2011) 19,47-55
  5. L.S. Daniel, EMR Kiremire, K. Kambafwile, K. Chibale, P.J. Rosenthal, J. M. Kiratu, P. M. Nguto, G. N. Kamau. The FT-IR and malarial biological studies of copper (II) complexes containing Thiosemicarbazone and semicarbarzone ligands derived from Ferrocene and Pyridyl fragments. International Journal of Biochemiphysics, (2010) 18 (1), 8-19

Presentation of Papers at Academic and Professional Conferences

  1. 19th Annual Green Chemistry & Green Engineering Conference, North Bethesda, MD 2015, (Poster presentation) Experimental Design Approach for the Optimization of Extraction and Collection of Volatile Compounds using Supercritical Carbon Dioxide
  2. ACS National meeting, Denver, CO, March, 2015 (Oral presentation) Title Experimental Design Approach for the Optimization of Extraction and Collection of Volatile Compounds using Supercritical Carbon Dioxide
  3. ACS Midwest Regional meeting, in Colombia, MO, November 2014 (Oral presentation) Trapping of Volatile Compounds after Supercritical fluid CO2  Extraction and Application to Extraction of Essential Oils
  4. PITTCON conference & exposition on Analytical Chemistry, Chicago Illinois, March 2014, (Oral presentation) Supercritical Carbon Dioxide Extraction of Essential Oil from chrysothamnus nauseous (Rabbit Brush) and rhus aromatic (Skunk Brush)
  5. ACS Midwest Regional meeting, October 2013 in Springfield, MO (Oral presentation Title: Supercritical Carbon Dioxide Extraction of Essential Oil from chrysothamnus nauseous (Rabbit Brush) and rhus aromatic (Skunk Brush)