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2017
1 Citations

Adsorption equilibrium of benzaldehyde and benzyl alcohol onto polymeric resin from supercritical CO2

Yang, X. & Lira, C. T. Jan 1 2017 In : Adsorption. 23, 1, p. 63-71 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Adsorption
adsorption
Acetanilides
Biogenic Amines
Resins

Kinetics modeling of adsorption and desorption of benzaldehyde and benzyl alcohol on polymeric resin in supercritical CO2

Yang, X., Li, Y. & Lira, C. T. Oct 1 2017 In : Journal of CO2 Utilization. 21, p. 253-260 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Anthralin
Adsorption
adsorption
Feline Sarcoma Viruses
Desorption
2016
Hexosaminidase A
Association reactions
Common Hepatic Duct
Agglutination Tests
Polymerization
2015
5 Citations

Condensed-Phase Ethanol Conversion to Higher Alcohols

Jordison, T. L., Lira, C. T. & Miller, D. J. Nov 11 2015 In : Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research. 54, 44, p. 10991-11000 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ethanol
Liquids
Birth Certificates
Alcohols
Vapors

Isoamyl propionate production by reactive distillation

Leyva, F., Orjuela, A., Kolah, A., Lira, C., Miller, D. & Rodríguez, G. May 26 2015 In : Separation and Purification Technology. 146, p. 199-212 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Distillation
Propionic acid
Alcohols
Ion exchange resins
Esterification
2014
10 Citations

Cold flow properties for blends of biofuels with diesel and jet fuels

Lown, A. L., Peereboom, L., Mueller, S. A., Anderson, J. E., Miller, D. J. & Lira, C. T. 2014 In : Fuel. 117, PART A, p. 544-551 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Functional groups
Temperature
Acetanilides
Hyperostosis, Cortical, Congenital
Biofuels
2 Citations

Phase equilibria in systems with levulinic acid and ethyl levulinate

Resk, A. J., Peereboom, L., Kolah, A. K., Miller, D. J. & Lira, C. T. Apr 10 2014 In : Journal of Chemical and Engineering Data. 59, 4, p. 1062-1068 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Liquids
Birth Certificates
Acids
Water
Phase equilibria
2 Citations

Separation and solubility of cis and trans isomers in nanostructured double-decker silsequioxanes

Schoen, B. W., Lira, C. T. & Lee, A. May 8 2014 In : Journal of Chemical and Engineering Data. 59, 5, p. 1483-1493 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Isomers
Solubility
Hematopoiesis
Leukopenia
Hexane
2013
18 Citations

A novel process for recovery of fermentation-derived succinic acid: Process design and economic analysis

Orjuela, A., Orjuela, A., Lira, C. T. & Miller, D. J. Jul 2013 In : Bioresource Technology. 139, p. 235-241 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Acids
Succinic Acid
Fermentation
Economics
acid
22 Citations

Butyric acid esterification kinetics over Amberlyst solid acid catalysts: The effect of alcohol carbon chain length

Pappu, V. K. S., Kanyi, V., Santhanakrishnan, A., Lira, C. T. & Miller, D. J. Feb 2013 In : Bioresource Technology. 130, p. 793-797 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Alcohols
acid
alcohol
Butyric acid
Esterification
acetic acid
resin
ion exchange
catalyst
kinetics
5 Citations

Kinetics of mixed ethanol/n-butanol esterification of butyric acid with amberlyst 70 and p-toluene sulfonic acid

Santhanakrishnan, A., Shannon, A., Peereboom, L., Lira, C. T. & Miller, D. J. Feb 6 2013 In : Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research. 52, 5, p. 1845-1853 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1-Butanol
Butyric Acid
Sulfonic Acids
Esterification
Toluene
15 Citations

Reaction kinetics of glycerol acetal formation via transacetalization with 1,1-diethoxyethane

Hong, X., McGiveron, O., Kolah, A. K., Orjuela, A., Peereboom, L., Lira, C. T. & Miller, D. J. Apr 5 2013 In : Chemical Engineering Journal. 222, p. 374-381 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

kinetics
Glycerol
reaction kinetics
ether
activation energy
2012
2 Citations

Application of the step potential for equilibria and dynamics (SPEAD) method to bioderived esters and acetals

Hassan, A. M., Vu, D. T., Bernard-Brunel, D. A., Elliott, J. R., Miller, D. J. & Lira, C. T. Feb 29 2012 In : Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research. 51, 8, p. 3209-3214 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Vapor pressure
Esters
Vapor Pressure
Acetals
Ethers
4 Citations

A reactive distillation process to produce 5-hydroxy-2-methyl-1,3-dioxane from mixed glycerol acetal isomers

Hong, X., McGiveron, O., Lira, C. T., Orjuela, A., Peereboom, L. & Miller, D. J. May 18 2012 In : Organic Process Research and Development. 16, 5, p. 1141-1145 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

acetals
distillation
glycerols
Distillation
isomers
17 Citations

Diethyl succinate synthesis by reactive distillation

Orjuela, A., Kolah, A., Hong, X., Lira, C. T. & Miller, D. J. Mar 22 2012 In : Separation and Purification Technology. 88, p. 151-162 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ethanol
Esterification
Distillation
Acids
Chronic Hepatitis
31 Citations

Kinetics of mixed succinic acid/acetic acid esterification with Amberlyst 70 ion exchange resin as catalyst

Orjuela, A., Yanez, A. J., Santhanakrishnan, A., Lira, C. T. & Miller, D. J. Apr 15 2012 In : Chemical Engineering Journal. 188, p. 98-107 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Esterification
Acids
acid
Chronic Hepatitis
Kinetics
13 Citations

Measurements and modeling study on a high-aromatic diesel fuel

Windom, B. C., Huber, M. L., Bruno, T. J., Lown, A. L. & Lira, C. T. Mar 14 2012 In : Energy and Fuels. 26, 3, p. 1787-1797 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Diesel fuels
Anthralin
Bahamas
Antiknock rating
Abandoned Children
5 Citations

Modeling of adsorption on porous activated carbons using SLD-ESD model with a pore size distribution

Yang, X. & Lira, C. T. Jul 1 2012 In : Chemical Engineering Journal. 195-196, p. 314-322 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Adsorption
adsorption
Anthralin
Cockroaches
Density (specific gravity)
2011
21 Citations

A kinetic model of the Amberlyst-15 catalyzed transesterification of methyl stearate with n-butanol

Pappu, V. K. S., Yanez, A. J., Peereboom, L., Muller, E., Lira, C. T. & Miller, D. J. Mar 2011 In : Bioresource Technology. 102, 5, p. 4270-4272 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Transesterification
Butenes
Anthralin
alcohol
kinetics
23 Citations

A novel process for recovery of fermentation-derived succinic acid

Orjuela, A., Yanez, A. J., Peereboom, L., Lira, C. T. & Miller, D. J. Nov 15 2011 In : Separation and Purification Technology. 83, 1, p. 31-37 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fermentation
Ethanol
Acids
Esterification
Salts
22 Citations

Mixed succinic acid/acetic acid esterification with ethanol by reactive distillation

Orjuela, A., Kolah, A., Lira, C. T. & Miller, D. J. Aug 3 2011 In : Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research. 50, 15, p. 9209-9220 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Acetic acid
Acids
Distillation
Esterification
Succinic Acid
7 Citations

Phase equilibria in binary mixtures with monoethyl succinate

Orjuela, A., Yanez, A. J., Evans, J., Hassan, A. M., Miller, D. J. & Lira, C. T. Oct 25 2011 In : Fluid Phase Equilibria. 309, 2, p. 121-127 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

ethyl alcohol
Phase equilibria
Ethanol
liquid-vapor equilibrium
anhydrides
2010
12 Citations

Phase equilibria for reactive distillation of diethyl succinate. Part I. System diethyl succinate + ethanol + water

Orjuela, A., Yanez, A. J., Vu, D. T., Bernard-Brunel, D., Miller, D. J. & Lira, C. T. Mar 25 2010 In : Fluid Phase Equilibria. 290, 1-2, p. 63-67 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ethanol
ethyl alcohol
Liquids
Water
water
9 Citations

Phase equilibria for reactive distillation of diethyl succinate. Part II: Systems diethyl succinate + ethyl acetate + water and diethyl succinate + acetic acid + water

Orjuela, A., Yanez, A. J., Rossman, P. K., Vu, D. T., Bernard-Brunel, D., Miller, D. J. & Lira, C. T. Mar 25 2010 In : Fluid Phase Equilibria. 290, 1-2, p. 68-74 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

acetates
water
Water
acetic acid
Acetic acid
2008

Keeping the glycerol in biodiesel

Lira, C. T. Mar 2008 In : Industrial Bioprocessing. 30, 3, p. 5 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biofuels
Glycerol
Gasoline
Acetals
Plant Oils
59 Citations

Reaction kinetics for the heterogeneously catalyzed esterification of succinic acid with ethanol

Kolah, A. K., Asthana, N. S., Vu, D. T., Lira, C. T. & Miller, D. J. Aug 6 2008 In : Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research. 47, 15, p. 5313-5317 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

ethanol
acid
Ethanol
Acids
Esterification
18 Citations

Triethyl citrate synthesis by reactive distillation

Kolah, A. K., Asthana, N. S., Vu, D. T., Lira, C. T. & Miller, D. J. Feb 20 2008 In : Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research. 47, 4, p. 1017-1025 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Distillation columns
Cytophotometry
distillation
Distillation
Citric Acid
2007
33 Citations

Reaction kinetics of the catalytic esterification of citric acid with ethanol

Kolah, A. K., Asthana, N. S., Vu, D. T., Lira, C. T. & Miller, D. J. May 9 2007 In : Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research. 46, 10, p. 3180-3187 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Citric acid
Ethanol
citric acid
ethanol
Esterification
2006
24 Citations

A kinetic model for the esterification of lactic acid and its oligomers

Asthana, N. S., Kolah, A. K., Vu, D. T., Lira, C. T. & Miller, D. J. Jul 19 2006 In : Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research. 45, 15, p. 5251-5257 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Esterification
Lactic acid
Chronic Hepatitis
acid
Lactic Acid
20 Citations

Theoretical study of adsorption on activated carbon from a supercritical fluid by the SLD-ESD approach

Yang, X. & Lira, C. T. Apr 2006 In : Journal of Supercritical Fluids. 37, 2, p. 191-200 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

adsorption
Adsorption
Acetanilides
Anthralin
Temperature
29 Citations

Vapor - Liquid equilibria in the systems ethyl lactate + ethanol and ethyl lactate + water

Vu, D. T., Lira, C. T., Asthana, N. S., Kolah, A. K. & Miller, D. J. Jul 2006 In : Journal of Chemical and Engineering Data. 51, 4, p. 1220-1225 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ethanol
Water
Phase equilibria
Erythrocyte Deformability
Azeotropes
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

ethyl alcohol
Lactic Acid
Ethanol
lactic acid
lactates
12 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
Temperature
Biodiesel
Acetanilides
42 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
Filaricides
2 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
Carbon Dioxide
Adsorption
onions
Carbon dioxide
2002
18 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

Liquids
Birth Certificates
Hexane
Soybean oil
Thiamin Pyrophosphokinase
2001
34 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

Equations of state
Adsorption
adsorption
equations of state
Acetanilides

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
Continuing Education
Internet
chemical engineering
1997
114 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

Desorption
adsorption
Carbon Dioxide
Adsorption
Carbon
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

onions
flavor
extracts
Supercritical Fluid Chromatography
Onions
1995
59 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

Anthralin
Adsorption
Cluster Analysis
Gases
Temperature
102 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

Amoxicillin
Fluids
Adsorption
Anthralin
Community Psychiatry
1993
67 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

Acrylics
Acids
Lactic Acid
Water
acid
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
Ternary systems
Naphthalene
ternary systems
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

drying
Drying
shrinkage
silicon dioxide
Silica
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
Alveoloplasty
gels
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
22 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

Solubility
Leukopenia
Glucose
Ethanol
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

Metals
liquid
Kanamycin
Liquid metals
metal