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prof. dr. G. (Gadi) Rothenberg


  • Faculty of Science
    HIMS
  • Visiting address
    Science Park A
    Science Park 904  Amsterdam
    Room number: C2.246
  • Postal address:
    Postbus  94157
    1090 GD  Amsterdam
  • G.Rothenberg@uva.nl
    T: 0205256963

2017

  • Filiz, B. C., Gnanakumar, E. S., Martinez-Arias, A., Gengler, R., Rudolf, P., Rothenberg, G., & Shiju, S. R. (2017). Highly Selective Hydrogenation of Levulinic Acid to gamma-Valerolactone Over Ru/ZrO2 Catalysts. Catalysis Letters, 147(7), 1744-1753. DOI: 10.1007/s10562-017-2049-x 
  • Prinsen, P., Narani, A., Hartog, L., Wever, R., & Rothenberg, G. (2017). Dissolving Lignin in Water through Enzymatic Sulfation with Aryl Sulfotransferase. ChemSusChem, 10(10), 2267-2273. DOI: 10.1002/cssc.201700376 
  • Prinsen, P., Narani, A., & Rothenberg, G. (2017). Lignin Depolymerisation and Lignocellulose Fractionation by Solvated Electrons in Liquid Ammonia. ChemSusChem, 10(5), 1022-1032. DOI: 10.1002/cssc.201601608 
  • Yan, N., Zanna, S., Klein, L. H., Roushanafshar, M., Amirkhiz, B. S., Zeng, Y., ... Luo, J. L. (2017). The surface evolution of La0.4Sr0.6TiO3+δ anode in solid oxide fuel cells: Understanding the sulfur-promotion effect. Journal of Power Sources, 343, 127-134. DOI: 10.1016/j.jpowsour.2017.01.048 
  • Dietrich, K., Hernandez-Mejia, C., Verschuren, P., Rothenberg, G., & Shiju, S. R. (2017). One-Pot Selective Conversion of Hemicellulose to Xylitol. Organic Proces Research & Development, 21(2), 165-170. DOI: 10.1021/acs.oprd.6b00169 
  • Gao, Y., Jing, P., Yan, N., Hilbers, M., Zhang, H., Rothenberg, G., & Grecea, S. (2017). Dual-mode humidity detection using a lanthanide-based metal-organic framework: towards multifunctional humidity sensors. Chemical Communications, 43(32). DOI: 10.1039/C7CC01122A 
  • Pandey, J., Hua, B., Ng, W., Yang, Y., van der Veen, K., Chen, J., ... Yan, N. (2017). Developing Hierarchically Porous MnOx/NC Hybrid Nanorods for Oxygen Reduction and Evolution Catalysis. Green Chemistry, 19(12), 2793-2797. DOI: 10.1039/C7GC00147A 
  • Gnanakumar, E. S., Ng, W., Filiz, B. C., Rothenberg, G., Wang, S., Xu, H., ... Shiju, N. R. (in press). Plasma-assisted synthesis of monodispersed and robust Ru ultrafine-nanocatalysts for organosilane oxidation and oxygen evolution reactions. ChemCatChem. DOI: 10.1002/cctc.201700809 

2016

2015

2014

2013

2012

  • Batyrev, E. D., Shiju, N. R., & Rothenberg, G. (2012). Exploring the activated state of Cu/ZnO(0001)-Zn, a model catalyst for methanol synthesis. The Journal of Physical Chemistry. C, 116(36), 19335-19341. DOI: 10.1021/jp3051438  [details] 
  • Grecea, M. L., Dimian, A. C., Tanase, S., Subbiah, V., & Rothenberg, G. (2012). Sulfated zirconia as a robust superacid catalyst for multiproduct fatty acid esterification. Catalysis Science & Technology, 2(7), 1500-1506. DOI: 10.1039/c2cy00432a  [details] 
  • Gómez-Quero, S., Hernández-Mejía, C., Hendrikx, R., & Rothenberg, G. (2012). Understanding the redox behaviour of PbCrO4 and its application in selective hydrogen combustion. Dalton Transactions, 41(39), 12289-12295. DOI: 10.1039/c2dt31191g  [details] 
  • Louwerse, M. J., & Rothenberg, G. (2012). Transferable basis sets of numerical atomic orbitals. Physical Review B, 85(3), [035108]. DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevB.85.035108  [details] 
  • Caro, C., Thirunavukkarasu, K., Anilkumar, M., Shiju, N. R., & Rothenberg, G. (2012). Selective autooxidation of ethanol over titania-supported molybdenum oxide catalysts: structure and reactivity. Advanced Synthesis & Catalysis, 354(7), 1327-1336. DOI: 10.1002/adsc.201000841  [details] 
  • Ras, E-J., Louwerse, M. J., & Rothenberg, G. (2012). New tricks by very old dogs: predicting the catalytic hydrogenation of HMF derivatives using Slater-type orbitals. Catalysis Science & Technology, 2(12), 2456-2464. DOI: 10.1039/c2cy20193c  [details] 

2011

2010

  • Beckers, J., & Rothenberg, G. (2010). Sustainable selective oxidations using ceria-based materials. Green Chemistry, 12(6), 939-948. DOI: 10.1039/c000191k  [details] 
  • Dimian, A. C., Srokol, Z. W., Mittelmeijer-Hazeleger, M. C., & Rothenberg, G. (2010). Interrelation of chemistry and process design in biodiesel manufacturing by heterogeneous catalysis. Topics in Catalysis, 53(15-18), 1197-1201. DOI: 10.1007/s11244-010-9562-0  [details] 
  • Maldonado, A. G., & Rothenberg, G. (2010). Predictive modeling in homogeneous catalysis: a tutorial. Chemical Society reviews, 39(6), 1891-1902. DOI: 10.1039/b921393g  [details] 
  • Ras, E. J., McKay, B., & Rothenberg, G. (2010). Understanding catalytic biomass conversion through data mining. Topics in Catalysis, 53(15-18), 1202-1208. DOI: 10.1007/s11244-010-9563-z  [details] 
  • Rothenberg, G. (2010). Catalysis: The best of both worlds. Nature Chemistry, 2(1), 9-10. DOI: 10.1038/nchem.492  [details] 
  • Shiju, N. R., Brown, D. R., Wilson, K., & Rothenberg, G. (2010). Glycerol valorization: dehydration to acrolein over silica-supported niobia catalysts. Topics in Catalysis, 53(15-18), 1217-1223. DOI: 10.1007/s11244-010-9566-9  [details] 
  • Strassberger, Z., Mooijman, M., Ruijter, E., Alberts, A. H., de Graaff, C., Orru, R. V. A., & Rothenberg, G. (2010). A facile route to ruthenium-carbene complexes and their application in furfural hydrogenation. Applied Organometallic Chemistry, 24(2), 142-146. DOI: 10.1002/aoc.1584  [details] 
  • Strassberger, Z., Mooijman, M., Ruijter, E., Alberts, A. H., Maldonado, A. G., Orru, R. V. A., & Rothenberg, G. (2010). Finding furfural hydrogenation catalysts via predictive modelling. Advanced Synthesis & Catalysis, 352(13), 2201-2210. DOI: 10.1002/adsc.201000308  [details] 
  • Tanase, S., Reedijk, J., Hage, R., & Rothenberg, G. (2010). Hydrocarbon oxidation with H2O2, catalyzed by iron complexes with a polydentate pyridine-based ligand. Topics in Catalysis, 53(15-18), 1039-1044. DOI: 10.1007/s11244-010-9528-2  [details] 
  • Wichner, N. M., Beckers, J., Rothenberg, G., & Koller, H. (2010). Preventing sintering of Au and Ag nanoparticles in silica-based hybrid gels using phenyl spacer groups. Journal of Materials Chemistry, 20(19), 3840-3847. DOI: 10.1039/c000105h  [details] 
  • Srokol, Z. W., & Rothenberg, G. (2010). Practical issues in catalytic and hydrothermal biomass conversion: concentration effects on reaction pathways. Topics in Catalysis, 53(15-18), 1258-1263. DOI: 10.1007/s11244-010-9578-5  [details] 

2009

  • Beckers, J., Gaudillère, C., Farrusseng, D., & Rothenberg, G. (2009). Marrying gas power and hydrogen energy: A catalytic system for combining methane conversion and hydrogen generation. Green Chemistry, 11(7), 921-925. DOI: 10.1039/b900516a  [details] 
  • Beckers, J., Lee, A. F., & Rothenberg, G. (2009). Bismuth-doped ceria, Ce0.90Bi0.10O2: A selective and stable catalyst for clean hydrogen combustion. Advanced Synthesis & Catalysis, 351(10), 1557-1566. DOI: 10.1002/adsc.200900089  [details] 
  • Beckers, J., & Rothenberg, G. (2009). Ce0.95Cr0.05O2 and Ce0.97Cu0.03O2: Active, selective and stable catalysts for selective hydrogen combustion. Dalton Transactions, (29), 5673-5682. DOI: 10.1039/b904681j  [details] 
  • Beckers, J., & Rothenberg, G. (2009). Lead-containing solid "oxygen reservoirs" for selective hydrogen combustion. Green Chemistry, 11(10), 1550-1554. DOI: 10.1039/b913994j  [details] 
  • Durán Páchon, L., Yosef, I., Markus, T. Z., Naaman, R., Avnir, D., & Rothenberg, G. (2009). Chiral imprinting of palladium with cinchona alkaloids. Nature Chemistry, 1(2), 160-164. DOI: 10.1038/NCHEM.180  [details] 
  • Eberhard, M. R., van Vliet, B., Durán Páchon, L., Rothenberg, G., Eastham, G., Kooijman, H., ... Elsevier, C. J. (2009). A simple building-block route to (phosphanyl-carbene)palladium complexes via intermolecular addition of functionalised phosphanes to isocyanides. European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry, (10), 1313-1316. DOI: 10.1002/ejic.200801067  [details] 
  • Gaikwad, A. V., Verschuren, P., van der Loop, T., Rothenberg, G., & Eiser, E. (2009). Stable soap and water sponges doped with metal nanoparticles. Soft Matter, 5(10), 1994-1999. DOI: 10.1039/b814395a  [details] 
  • Maldonado, A. G., & Rothenberg, G. (2009). Predictive modeling in catalysis - from dream to reality. Chemical Engineering Progress, 105(6), 26-32. [details] 
  • Maldonado, A. G., Hageman, J. A., Mastroianni, S., & Rothenberg, G. (2009). Backbone diversity analysis in catalyst design. Advanced Synthesis & Catalysis, 351(3), 387-396. DOI: 10.1002/adsc.200800574  [details] 
  • Ras, E. J., Maisuls, S., Haesakkers, P., Gruter, G. J., & Rothenberg, G. (2009). Selective hydrogenation of 5-ethoxymethylfurfural over alumina-supported heterogeneous catalysts. Advanced Synthesis & Catalysis, 351(18), 3175-3185. DOI: 10.1002/adsc.200900526  [details] 
  • Gordillo, A., Durán Páchon, L., de Jesus, E., & Rothenberg, G. (2009). Palladium-catalysed telomerisation of isoprene with glycerol and polyethylene glycol: A facile route to new terpene derivatives. Advanced Synthesis & Catalysis, 351(3), 325-330. DOI: 10.1002/adsc.200800675  [details] 

2008

  • Cruz, S. C., Rothenberg, G., Westerhuis, J. A., & Smilde, A. K. (2008). Estimating kinetic parameters of complex catalytic reactions using a curve resolution based method. Chemometrics and Intelligent Laboratory Systems, 91(2), 101-109. DOI: 10.1016/j.chemolab.2007.10.003  [details] 
  • Gaikwad, A. V., Boffa, V., ten Elshof, J. E., & Rothenberg, G. (2008). Cat-in-a-cup: Facile separation of large homogeneous catalysts. Angewandte Chemie, International Edition, 47(29), 5407-5410. DOI: 10.1002/anie.200801116  [details] 
  • Gaikwad, A. V., Verschuren, P., Kinge, S., Rothenberg, G., & Eiser, E. (2008). Matter of age: Growing anisotropic gold nanocrystals in organic media. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 10(7), 951-956. DOI: 10.1039/b715112h  [details] 
  • Kiss, A. A., & Rothenberg, G. (2008). Sustainable biodiesel production by catalytic reactive distillation. Chemical Industries, 123, 291-301. [details] 
  • Kiss, A. A., Dimian, A. C., & Rothenberg, G. (2008). Biodiesel by catalytic reactive distillation powered by metal oxides. Energy & Fuels, 22(1), 598-604. DOI: 10.1021/ef700265y  [details] 
  • an der Heiden, M. R., Plenio, H., Immel, S., Burello, E., Rothenberg, G., & Hoefsloot, H. C. J. (2008). Insights into Sonogashira cross-coupling by high-throughput kinetics and descriptor modeling. Chemistry - A European Journal, 14(9), 2857-2866. DOI: 10.1002/chem.200701418  [details] 

2015

2013

  • Rothenberg, G. (2013). Chemical technology [Review of: A. Jess, P. Wasserscheid (2013) Chemical technology: an integral textbook]. Angewandte Chemie, International Edition, 52(33), 8501-8502. DOI: 10.1002/anie.201305324  [details] 

2012

  • Nandenha, J., Isidoro, R. A., Dresch, M. A., Fernandes, V. C., Aricó, B., Santiago, E. I., ... Linardi, M. (2012). Development of new systems of nano-disperse Pt-(2%Pt-Ce0.9W0.1O2)/C electrocatalysts tolerant to carbon monoxide (CO) for PEMFC anodes. ECS Transactions, 43, 185-189. DOI: 10.1149/1.4704956  [details] 

2009

  • Rothenberg, G. (2009). Catalysis by design [Review of: U.S. Ozkan (2009) Design of heterogeneous catalysts : new approaches based on synthesis, characterization and modeling]. ChemCatChem, 1(3), 417-417. DOI: 10.1002/cctc.200900170  [details] 

2016

  • Eisenberg, D., & Rothenberg, G. (2016). IPC No. EP16171357. Supercapacitor and porous material

2009

  • Rothenberg, G. (2009). Catalysis, God’s Algorithm, and the green demon. (Oratiereeks 337). Amsterdam: Vossiuspers UvA. [details] 

Talk / presentation

  • Rothenberg, G. (speaker) (11-2016): Plantics: Plastics made from plants, Bioplastics 2016, Alicante.
  • Rothenberg, G. (speaker) (11-2016): Shades of red: Selective oxidation with molecular oxygen, University of Alicante.
  • Rothenberg, G. (speaker) (9-2016): A simple method for finding good catalysts, East China Normal University, Shanghai.
  • Rothenberg, G. (speaker) (9-2016): Designing efficient catalysts for syn-gas conversion, Sinopec Shanghai.
  • Rothenberg, G. (speaker) (9-2016): Selective oxidation with molecular oxygen: A 20­‐year quest, Fudan University, Shanghai.
  • Rothenberg, G. (speaker) (2-2016): Practical tools for predicting catalyst performance, University of Glasgow, University Avenue, Glasgow G12 8QQ, United Kingdom.
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