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
    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
    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
    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

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