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Publications 1986 2017

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  • 53 Article
  • 21 Conference contribution
  • 1 Chapter
2005
44 Citations

A continuous reactive separation process for ethyl lactate formation

Asthana, N., Kolah, A., Vu, D. T., Lira, C. T. & Miller, D. J. Sep 2005 In : Organic Process Research and Development. 9, 5, p. 599-607 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

lactates
lactic acid
ethyl alcohol
Ethanol
Lactic Acid
11 Citations

Application of catalytic ozone chemistry for improving biodiesel product performance

Baber, T. M., Graiver, D., Lira, C. T. & Narayan, R. May 2005 In : Biomacromolecules. 6, 3, p. 1334-1344 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biofuels
Ozone
Biodiesel
Gasoline
Volatilization
45 Citations

Oligomer distribution in concentrated lactic acid solutions

Vu, D. T., Kolah, A. K., Asthana, N. S., Peereboom, L., Lira, C. T. & Miller, D. J. Sep 20 2005 In : Fluid Phase Equilibria. 236, 1-2, p. 125-135 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

lactic acid
Lactic acid
oligomers
Oligomers
Lactic Acid
3 Citations

Onion flavor recovery in the process of adsorption and supercritical carbon dioxide desorption

Guyer, D. E., Saengcharoenrat, C. & Lira, C. T. Jun 2005 In : Journal of Food Process Engineering. 28, 3, p. 205-218 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Onions
Flavors
Carbon Dioxide
desorption
onions
1 Citations

Reactive distillation for the biorefinery: Production of organic acid esters

Asthana, N., Kolah, A., Vu, D., Lira, C. T. & Miller, D. J. 2005 ACS Division of Fuel Chemistry, Preprints. 2 ed. Vol. 50, p. 683-684 2 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Organic acids
Distillation
Esters
Recovery
Acetaldehyde
1 Citations

Reactive distillation for the biorefinery: Production of organic acid esters

Asthana, N., Kolah, A., Vu, D., Lira, C. T. & Miller, D. J. 2005 ACS National Meeting Book of Abstracts. Vol. 230

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Organic acids
Distillation
Esters
Esterification
Succinic Acid
2002
19 Citations

Liquid-liquid equilibrium of the castor oil + soybean oil + hexane ternary system

Baber, T. M., Vu, D. T. & Lira, C. T. Nov 2002 In : Journal of Chemical and Engineering Data. 47, 6, p. 1502-1505 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Castor Oil
Soybean oil
Soybean Oil
Hexanes
Ternary systems
2001
35 Citations

Adsorption modeling with the ESD equation of state

Soule, A. D., Smith, C. A., Yang, X. & Lira, C. T. May 15 2001 In : Langmuir. 17, 10, p. 2950-2957 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gas adsorption
Equations of state
Activated carbon
equations of state
Adsorption
1 Citations

Graduate bridging and continuing education in ChE via the web

Lira, C. T., Worden, R. M. & Briedis, D. 2001 ASEE Annual Conference Proceedings. p. 5267-5273 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Chemical engineering
Education
Students
Internet
Curricula

Graduate bridging and continuing education using the Internet

Lira, C. T., Mark Worden, R. & Briedis, D. Sep 2001 In : Chemical Engineering Education. 35, 4, p. 230-235 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chemical Engineering
Graduate Education
chemical engineering
adult education
Continuing Education
1997
119 Citations

Adsorption and Desorption of Carbon Dioxide onto and from Activated Carbon at High Pressures

Chen, J. H., Wong, D. S. H., Tan, C. S., Subramanian, R., Lira, C. T. & Orth, M. Jul 1997 In : Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research. 36, 7, p. 2808-2815 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carbon Dioxide
Activated carbon
activated carbon
Desorption
desorption
13 Citations

Optical properties of free-standing ultrahigh porosity silicon films prepared by supercritical drying

Von Behren, J., Fauchet, P. M., Chimowitz, E. H. & Lira, C. T. 1997 Materials Research Society Symposium - Proceedings. Collins, R. W., Fauchet, P. M., Shimizu, I., Vial, J. C., Shimada, T. & Alivisatos, A. P. (eds.). Materials Research Society, Vol. 452, p. 565-570 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Silicon
Drying
Optical properties
Porosity
Porous silicon
32 Citations

Yield and quality of onion flavor oil obtained by supercritical fluid extraction and other methods

Dron, A., Guyer, D. E., Gage, D. A. & Lira, C. T. May 1997 In : Journal of Food Process Engineering. 20, 2, p. 107-124 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Supercritical Fluid Chromatography
supercritical fluid extraction
Supercritical fluids
Flavors
Carbon Monoxide
1995
60 Citations

An engineering model for adsorption of gases onto flat surfaces and clustering in supercritical fluids

Subramanian, R., Pyada, H. & Lira, C. T. 1995 In : Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research. 34, 11, p. 3830-3837 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Supercritical fluids
Gases
adsorption
Adsorption
engineering
108 Citations

Simplified local density model for adsorption over large pressure ranges

Rangarajan, B., Lira, C. T. & Subramanian, R. Apr 1995 In : AICHE Journal. 41, 4, p. 838-845 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Adsorption
Pressure
Fluids
Local density approximation
Equations of state
1993
66 Citations

Conversion of lactic acid to acrylic acid in near-critical water

Lira, C. T. & McCrackin, P. J. Nov 1993 In : Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research. 32, 11, p. 2608-2613 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lactic acid
Acrylics
Lactic Acid
Acids
Water
1992
9 Citations

Multiphase behavior of carbon dioxide with solid aromatics

White, G. L. & Lira, C. T. 1992 In : Fluid Phase Equilibria. 78, C, p. 269-284 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carbon Dioxide
carbon dioxide
Carbon dioxide
Ternary systems
Naphthalene
64 Citations

Supercritical Carbon Dioxide Extraction of Onion Flavors and Their Analysis by Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry

Sinha, N. K., Guyer, D. E., Gage, D. A. & Lira, C. T. May 1 1992 In : Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. 40, 5, p. 842-845 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Onions
Flavors
Carbon Monoxide
Carbon Dioxide
Gas chromatography
1991
23 Citations

Production of aerogels

Rangarajan, B. & Lira, C. T. 1991 In : The Journal of Supercritical Fluids. 4, 1, p. 1-6 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aerogels
aerogels
drying
Drying
shrinkage
2 Citations

The effect of aging on acid-catalyzed aerogels

Rangarajan, B. & Lira, C. T. Dec 1 1991 In : Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids. 136, 1-2, p. 111-118 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aerogels
aerogels
Gels
Aging of materials
gels
1990

Forward

Lira, C. T. & Thies, M. C. Dec 1990 In : The Journal of Supercritical Fluids. 3, 4, p. 156 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1989
23 Citations

Solubilities of α-anhydrous glucose in ethanol/water mixtures

Bockstanz, G. L., Buffa, M. & Lira, C. T. Oct 1989 In : Journal of Chemical and Engineering Data. 34, 4, p. 426-429 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Glucose
Ethanol
Solubility
Water
7 Citations

Volumes and excess volumes of some liquid metals and alloys

Hansen, A. R., Kaminski, M. A., Lira, C. T. & Eckert, C. A. Jan 1989 In : Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research. 28, 1, p. 97-104 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Liquid metals
liquid
metal
electron density
Carrier concentration
1988
12 Citations

Linear chemical-physical theory model for liquid metal solution thermodynamics

Howell, W. J., Lira, C. T. & Eckert, C. A. Sep 1988 In : AICHE Journal. 34, 9, p. 1477-1485 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gibbs free energy
Liquid metals
Thermodynamics
Enthalpy
Metals
1986
1 Citations

Systematic variations in volume and configurational energy of pure liquid metals

Lira, C. T. & Eckert, C. A. 1986 In : Journal of Physical Chemistry. 90, 17, p. 3892-3894 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

liquid metals
Liquid metals
liquid alloys
Density (specific gravity)
free electrons