Evan Beach

Associate Research Scientist

 
Publications (BETA)

This is a PARTIAL listing of recent publications, and it will continue to grow as we populate our publications database.

2017

  • Journal Article
    Petitjean, L., R. Gagne, E. S. Beach, J. An, P. T. Anastas, and D. Xiao. “Quantum Chemistry Analysis of Reaction Thermodynamics for Hydrogenation and Hydrogenolysis of Aromatic Biomass Model Compounds.” ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering 5.11 (2017): 10371-10378. DOI: 10.1021/acssuschemeng.7b02384
  • 2016

  • Journal Article
    Petitjean, L., R. Gagne, E. S. Beach, D. Xiao, and P. T. Anastas. “Highly selective hydrogenation and hydrogenolysis using a copper-doped porous metal oxide catalyst.” Green Chemistry 18.1 (2016): 150-156. DOI: 10.1039/c5gc01464f
  • 2015

  • Journal Article
    Cespi, D., E. S. Beach, T. E. Swarr, F. Passarini, I. Vassura, P. J. Dunn, and P. T. Anastas. “Life cycle inventory improvement in the pharmaceutical sector: assessment of the sustainability combining PMI and LCA tools.” Green Chemistry 17.6 (2015): 3390-3400. DOI: 10.1039/c5gc00424a
  • 2014

  • Journal Article
    Warner, G., T. S. Hansen, A. Riisager, E. S. Beach, K. Barta, and P. T. Anastas. “Depolymerization of organosolv lignin using doped porous metal oxides in supercritical methanol.” Bioresource Technology 161 (2014): 78-83. DOI: 10.1016/j.biortech.2014.02.092
  • Journal Article
    Barta, K., G. R. Warner, E. S. Beach, and P. T. Anastas. “Depolymerization of organosolv lignin to aromatic compounds over Cu-doped porous metal oxides.” Green Chemistry 16.1 (2014): 191-196. DOI: 10.1039/c3gc41184b
  • 2013

  • Journal Article
    Collom, S. L., P. T. Anastas, E. S. Beach, R. H. Crabtree, N. Hazari, and T. J. Sommer. “Differing selectivities in mechanochemical versus conventional solution oxidation using Oxone.” Tetrahedron Letters 54.19 (2013): 2344-2347. DOI: 10.1016/j.tetlet.2013.02.056
  • Journal Article
    Beach, E. S., B. R. Weeks, R. Stern, and P. T. Anastas. “Plastics additives and green chemistry.” Pure and Applied Chemistry 85.8 (2013): 1611-1624. DOI: 10.1351/PAC-CON-12-08-08
  • Journal Article
    Beach, E. S., Z. Cui, P. T. Anastas, M. Zhan, and R. P. Wool. “Properties of Thermosets Derived from Chemically Modified Triglycerides and Bio-Based Comonomers.” Applied Sciences 3.4 (2013): 684-693. DOI: 10.3390/app3040684
  • 2012

  • Journal Article
    Beach, E. S., M. J. Eckelman, Z. Cui, L. Brentner, and J. B. Zimmerman. “Preferential technological and life cycle environmental performance of chitosan flocculation for harvesting of the green algae Neochloris oleoabundans.” Bioresource Technology 121 (2012): 445-449. DOI: 10.1016/j.biortech.2012.06.012
  • Journal Article
    Foley, P., A. Kermanshahi pour, E. S. Beach, and J. B. Zimmerman. “Derivation and synthesis of renewable surfactants.” Chemical Society Reviews 41.4 (2012): 1499-1518. DOI: 10.1039/C1CS15217C
  • 2011

  • Journal Article
    Evan S. Beach, Ryan T. Malecky, Roberto R. Gil, Colin P. Horwitz, and Terrence J. Collins. “Fe-TAML/hydrogen peroxide degradation of concentrated solutions of the commercial azo dye tartrazine.” Catalysis Science and Technology 1 (2011): 437-443. DOI: 10.1039/C0CY00070A
  • Journal Article
    Mulvihill, M. J., E. S. Beach, J. B. Zimmerman, and P. T. Anastas. “Green Chemistry and Green Engineering: A Framework for Sustainable Technology Development.” Annual Review of Environment and Resources 36 (2011): 271-293. DOI: 10.1146/annurev-environ-032009-095500
  • Journal Article
    Cui, Z.; Beach, E. S.; Anastas, P. T. “Green chemistry in China.” Pure and Applied Chemistry 83.7 (2011): 1379-1390. DOI: 10.1351/PAC-CON-10-12-02
  • Journal Article
    Foley, P., A. Phimphachanh, E. S. Beach, J. B. Zimmerman, and P. T. Anastas. “Linear and cyclic C-glycosides as surfactants.” Green Chemistry 13.2 (2011): 321-325. DOI: 10.1039/C0GC00407C
  • Journal Article
    Cui, Z., E. S. Beach, and P. T. Anastas. “Modification of chitosan films with environmentally benign reagents for increased water resistance.” Green Chemistry Letters and Reviews 4.1 (2011): 35-40. DOI: 10.1080/17518253.2010.500621
  • Journal Article
    Manesh Gopinadhan, Pawel M. Majewski, Evan S. Beach, and Chinedum Osuji. “Magnetic Field Alignment of a Diblock Copolymer Using a Supramolecular Route.” ACS Macro Letters 1 (2011): 184-189. DOI: 10.1021/mz2001059
  • Journal Article
    Longzhu Q. Shen, Evan S. Beach, Yan Xiang, Dwight J. Tshudy, Natalya Khanina, Colin P. Horwitz, Mark E. Bier, and Terrence J. Collins. “Rapid, biomimetic degradation of sertraline in water by TAML catalysts and peroxide.” Environmental Science and Technology 45 (2011): 7882-7887. DOI: 10.1021/es201392k
  • Journal Article
    Foley, P. M., E. S. Beach, and J. B. Zimmerman. “Algae as a source of renewable chemicals: opportunities and challenges.” Journal of Green Chemistry 13.6 (2011): 1399-1405. DOI: 10.1039/C1GC00015B
  • 2010

  • Journal Article
    Klein, A. P., E. S. Beach, J. W. Emerson, and J. B. Zimmerman. “Accelerated Solvent Extraction of Lignin from Aleurites moluccana (Candlenut) Nutshells.” Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry 58.18 (2010): 10045-10048. DOI: 10.1021/jf1019856
  • 2009

  • Journal Article
    Beach, E. S., Z. Cui, and P. T. Anastas. “Green Chemistry: A design framework for sustainability.” Energy & Environmental Science 2.10 (2009): 1038-1049. DOI: 10.1039/B904997P
  • Book Chapter
    Anastas, P. T. and E. S. Beach. “Changing the Course of Chemistry.” Green Chemistry Education: Changing the Course of Chemistry. Ed. P. T. Anastas, I. J. Levy, and K. E. Parent. Washington, D.C.: American Chemical Society, 2009. 1-18. DOI: 10.1021/bk-2009-1011.ch001
  • Journal Article
    Evan S. Beach, Jennifer L. Duran, Colin P. Horwitz, and Terrence J. Collins. “Activation of hydrogen peroxide by Fe-TAML complexes in strongly alkaline aqueous solution: homogeneous oxidation catalysis with industrial significance.” Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research 48.15 (2009): 7072-7076.
  • 2008

  • Journal Article
    Victor Polshin, Delia-Laura Popescu, Andreas Fischer, Arani Chanda, David C. Horner, Evan S. Beach, Jennifer Henry, Yong-Li Qian, Colin P. Horwitz, Gabor Lente, Istvan Fabian, Eckard Münck, Emile L. Bominaar, Alexander D. Ryabov, and Terrence J. Collins. “Attaining control by design over the hydrolytic stability of Fe-TAML oxidation catalysts.” Journal of the American Chemical Society 130.13 (2008): 4497-4506. DOI: 10.1021/ja7106383
  • Journal Article
    Nancy W. Shappell, Melanie Vrabel, Peter Madsen Jr., Grant Harrington, Lloyd O. Billey, Heldur Hakk, Gerald L. Larsen, Evan S. Beach, Colin P. Horwitz, Kyoung Ro, Patrick G. Hunt, and Terrence J. Collins. “Destruction of estrogens using Fe-TAML/peroxide catalysis.” Environmental Science and Technology 42.4 (2008): 1296-1300. DOI: 10.1021/es7022863
  • 2007

  • Journal Article
    Anastas, P. T. and E. S. Beach. “Green chemistry: the emergence of a transformative framework.” Green Chemistry Letters and Reviews 1.1 (2007): 9-24. DOI: 10.1080/17518250701882441