Carbonized glycerol nanotubes as efficient catalysts for biofuel production

Nagabhatla Viswanadham*, Suman Debnath, Sandeep K. Saxena, Ala'A H. Al-Muhtaseb

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Highly acidic, functionalized, carbonized glycerol nanotubes successfully synthesized via a simultaneous carbonization and acidification have been identified as efficient and stable solid acid catalysts for biofuel production from glycerol and levulinic acid.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)41364-41368
Number of pages5
JournalRSC Advances
Issue number47
Publication statusPublished - 2016

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Chemical Engineering(all)
  • Chemistry(all)


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