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2016

Conversations around environmental and societal drivers for materials - Biobased, biodegradable-compostable, and the new "circular economy" concepts

Narayan, R. 2016 Paper Conference and Trade Show, PaperCon 2016. TAPPI Press, Vol. 1, p. 146-162 17 p.

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

2014

Moisture resistant coatings from silylated soybean oil

Jambe, C., Graiver, D., Manjure, S. & Narayan, R. 2014 13th TAPPI Advanced Coating Fundamentals Symposium 2014. TAPPI Press, p. 149-161 13 p.

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

Soybean oil
Moisture
Coatings

Soybean-based polyols and silanols

Graiver, D., Farminer, K. W. & Narayan, R. 2014 ACS Symposium Series. American Chemical Society, Vol. 1178, p. 137-166 30 p. (ACS Symposium Series; vol. 1178)

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

Polyols
Amides
Raw materials
Aminoacridines
Modern 1601-history
2013

Biobased industrial products from soybean biorefinery

Hablot, E., Graiver, D. & Narayan, R. 2013 ACS Symposium Series. American Chemical Society, Vol. 1144, p. 305-329 25 p. (ACS Symposium Series; vol. 1144)

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

Alcuronium
Traffic Accidents
Polyurethanes
Transmissible Enteritis of Turkeys
Suckling Animals

Impact of crystallization on performance properties and biodegradability of poly(lactic acid)

Shi, S., Narayan, R. & Manjure, S. 2013 Annual Technical Conference - ANTEC, Conference Proceedings. Society of Plastics Engineers, Vol. 3, p. 2604-2608 5 p.

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

Acids
Crystallization
Temperature
Acetanilides
Annealing

Manufacture of value-added products by ozonolysis from soybean oil

Zhao, Y., Graiver, D. & Narayan, R. 2013 Forest and Plant Bioproducts Division 2013 - Core Programming Area at the 2013 AIChE Annual Meeting: Global Challenges for Engineering a Sustainable Future. AIChE, p. 73 1 p.

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

Soybean oil
2011

Silicone modified biobased coatings from soybean oil for water resistant papers

Manjure, S., Cheng, G., Graiver, D. & Narayan, R. 2011 Society of Plastics Engineers - EUROTEC 2011 Conference Proceedings.

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

Water
Waterproof coatings
Soybean oil
Vegetable oils
Silanes
2010

Blends of poly(lactic acid) and modified starch

Joo, M. J., Narayan, R., Auras, R. & Almenar, E. 2010 Society of Plastics Engineers - Global Plastics Environmental Conference 2010, GPEC 2010.

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

Starch
Cyclodextrins
Lactic acid
Polymers
Biodegradability
2009

Fundamental principles and concepts of biodegradability - Sorting through the facts, hypes, and claims of biodegradable products in the marketplace

Narayan, R. 2009 TAPPI 2nd Annual PaperCon'09 Conference - Solutions for a Changing World.

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

Biodegradability
Carnosine
Microorganisms
Antipain
Plastics

The promise of biobased and biodegradable polymer materials in paper & paperboard products reducing carbon footprint and improving environmental performance

Narayan, R. 2009 TAPPI 2nd Annual PaperCon'09 Conference - Solutions for a Changing World.

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

Carbon
Carbon footprint
Traffic Accidents
Polymers
Biodegradable polymers
2007

Bioplastics: Technology principles and exemplars

Narayan, R. 2007 Society of Plastics Engineers - Global Plastics Environmental Conference, GPEC 2007 - Environmental Innovation: Plastics Recycling and Sustainability. Vol. 1, p. 1 1 p.

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

Plastics
plastic
Carbon
Biodegradability
Biopolymers
2006
24 Citations

Biobased and biodegradable polymer materials: Rationale, drivers, and technology exemplars

Narayan, R. 2006 ACS Symposium Series. Vol. 939, p. 282-306 25 p. (ACS Symposium Series; vol. 939)

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

Traffic Accidents
Acyclic Acids
Dimethisterone
Aminoacridines
Melanesia
2 Citations

Modifications of soybean oil using novel ozone-based chemistry

Graiver, D., Tran, P., Patrick, L., Farminer, K. & Narayan, R. 2006 ACS Symposium Series. Vol. 939, p. 76-100 25 p. (ACS Symposium Series; vol. 939)

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

Thiamin Pyrophosphokinase
Traffic Accidents
Bibliography of Medicine
Acetanilides
Ageusia
2005

Drivers, standards, and technology exemplars for biobased products

Narayan, R. 2005 AIChE Annual Meeting, Conference Proceedings. p. 9377 1 p.

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

Drivers, standards, and technology exemplars for biobased products

Narayan, R. 2005 AIChE Annual Meeting Conference Proceedings. American Institute of Chemical Engineers, Vol. 2005

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

Carbon
Polymers
Feedstocks
Biomass
Vegetable oils
1 Citations

Plastics from renewable resources

Narayan, R. 2005 Global Plastics Environmental Conference 2005: GPEC 2005 - Creating Sustainability for the Environment. p. 391-397 7 p.

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

Biomass
Starch
Feedstocks
Polymers
Vegetable oils
2004
1 Citations

Biodegradable starch foam packaging for automotive applications

Nabar, Y. & Narayan, R. 2004 Global Plastics Environmental Conference 2004 - Plastics: Helping Grow a Greener Environment, GPEC 2004. p. 157-169 13 p.

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

Starch
Foams
Blowing agents
Temperature
Extruders

BioPlastics from renewable resources: Laboratory to market

Narayan, R. 2004 ACS National Meeting Book of Abstracts. 1 ed. Vol. 227

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

Traffic Accidents
Feasibility Studies
Feedstocks
Aminoacridines
Melanesia

Design and engineering of biodegradable blown film

Balakrishnan, S. & Narayan, R. 2004 Global Plastics Environmental Conference 2004 - Plastics: Helping Grow a Greener Environment, GPEC 2004. p. 139-149 11 p.

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

Extruders
Polyesters
Gravimetric analysis
Conveying
Tensile properties
6 Citations

Drivers & rationale for use of biobased materials based on life cycle assessment (LCA)

Narayan, R. 2004 Global Plastics Environmental Conference 2004 - Plastics: Helping Grow a Greener Environment, GPEC 2004. p. 127-138 12 p.

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

Life cycle
Polymers
Biopolymers
Detergents
Feedstocks
1 Citations

Thermally stable lubricants from vegetable oils

Vicray, R., Graiver, D., Farminer, K. & Narayan, R. 2004 Global Plastics Environmental Conference 2004 - Plastics: Helping Grow a Greener Environment, GPEC 2004. p. 151-155 5 p.

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

Vegetable oils
Lubricants
Feedstocks
Temperature
Ozone

What's driving biobased products? A panel presentation

Narayan, R. 2004 ACS National Meeting Book of Abstracts. 1 ed. Vol. 228

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

Acyclic Acids
Androstanes
Aminopropionitrile
Melanesia
Bile Pigments
2002
2 Citations

An engineering entrepreneurship course for ChE seniors

Narayan, R. 2002 ASEE Annual Conference Proceedings. p. 11305-11309 5 p.

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

Industry
Innovation
Operations research
Intellectual property
Students
1 Citations

Overview of biodegradable & biobased plastics technologies

Narayan, R. 2002 TAPPI PLACE Conference. p. 371-378 8 p.

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

Plastics
Starch
Thermoplastics
Polyesters
Packaging

Rationale, drivers, and design for biodegradable & biobased plastics

Narayan, R. 2002 TAPPI PLACE Conference. p. 341-345 5 p.

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

Plastics
Aminoacridines
Acyclic Acids
Melanesia
Adamantane
1998

Racemization kinetics of the polymerization of L-lactide with 2-ethylhexanoic acid tin(II) salt

Witzke, D. R. & Narayan, R. Aug 1998 American Chemical Society, Polymer Preprints, Division of Polymer Chemistry. Anon (ed.). 2 ed. ACS, Vol. 39, p. 86-87 2 p.

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

Resins
Polymerization
Acids
Chromatography
Tin
1993

Modification of subbituminous coal by anaerobic microbial consortia

Narayan, R., Han, O. & Jain, M. Mar 1993 American Chemical Society, Division of Petroleum Chemistry, Preprints. 2 ed. Publ by ACS, Vol. 38, p. 286 1 p.

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

Coal
Functional groups
Ethers
Oxygen
Chemical analysis
1 Citations

Upper limit on grafting conversion and phase homogeneity in grafting reaction products of cellulose acetate/polystyrene-ran-(maleic anhydride)

Nie, L. & Narayan, R. 1993 Polymeric Materials Science and Engineering, Proceedings of the ACS Division of Polymeric Materials Science and Engineering. Anon (ed.). Publ by ACS, Vol. 69, p. 309-311 3 p.

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

Homopolymerization
Reaction products
Graft copolymers
Maleic anhydride
Cellulose
4 Citations

Use of expert systems for life cycle analysis

Benda, J., Narayan, R. & Sticklen, J. 1993 SAE Technical Papers.

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

Life cycle
Expert systems
Environmental regulations
Waste management
Product design
1989

Biodegradable natural-synthetic polymer graft copolymers

Stacy, N., Lu, Z. J., Chen, Z. X. & Narayan, R. 1989 Annual Technical Conference - Society of Plastics Engineers. Publ by Soc of Plastics Engineers, p. 1362-1364 3 p.

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

Graft copolymers
Polymers
Starch
Natural polymers
Grafts
2 Citations

Cellulose graft copolymers for potential adhesive applications: Bonding of plastics to wood

Narayan, R., Biermann, C. J., Hunt, M. O. & Horn, D. P. 1989 ACS Symposium Series. 385 ed. Publ by ACS, p. 337-354 18 p.

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

Calcaneus
Traffic Accidents
Invertebrates
Aldosterone
Inborn Errors Amino Acid Metabolism
5 Citations

Engineering of controlled cellulose/starch graft copolymer structures

Narayan, R., Stacy, N. & Lu, Z. J. Apr 1989 American Chemical Society, Polymer Preprints, Division of Polymer Chemistry. 1 ed. Publ by ACS, Vol. 30, p. 105-106 2 p.

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

Starch
Invertebrates
Graft copolymers
Cellulose
Polystyrenes
1988

Preparation of biodegradable styrenic plastics

Narayan, R. 1988 Polymeric Materials Science and Engineering, Proceedings of the ACS Division of Polymeric Materials Science and Engineering. Publ by ACS, Vol. 58, p. 750 1 p.

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

Plastics
Cellulose
Biopolymers
Polystyrenes
Compounding (chemical)
7 Citations

Synthesis of controlled starch-synthetic polymer graft copolymer structures

Narayan, R., Lu, Z. J., Chen, Z. X. & Stacy, N. Sep 1988 American Chemical Society, Polymer Preprints, Division of Polymer Chemistry. 2 ed. Publ by ACS, Vol. 29, p. 106-107 2 p.

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

Starch
Grafts
Invertebrates
Graft copolymers
Polymers
1987

REACTION OF PREMIUM WYODAK SUBBITUMINOUS COAL WITH POTASSIUM-CROWN ETHER REAGENT.

Huang, S. L. & Narayan, R. 1987 ACS Division of Fuel Chemistry, Preprints. 4 ed. ACS, Vol. 32, p. 331-339 9 p.

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

Coal
Crown ethers
Potassium
Depolymerization
Microanalysis
2 Citations

STRUCTURE AND REACTIVITY OF A WYODAK SUBBITUMINOUS COAL.

Huang, S. L. & Narayan, R. 1987 ACS Division of Fuel Chemistry, Preprints. 1 ed. ACS, Vol. 32, p. 32-40 9 p.

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

Coal
Ethers
Electrons
Crown ethers
Paraffins
1986
1 Citations

ENHANCED COAL LIQUEFACTION WITH STEAM PRETREATMENT.

Bienkowski, P. R., Narayan, R., Greenkorn, R. A. & Chao, K. C. 1986 ACS Division of Fuel Chemistry, Preprints. 4 ed. ACS, Vol. 31, p. 321-330 10 p.

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

Coal
Steam
Oxygen
Molecular weight
Hydrogen
4 Citations

REACTION OF A BITUMINOUS COAL WITH THE POTASSIUM-CROWN ETHER REAGENT.

Huang, S., Wood, K. & Narayan, R. 1986 ACS Division of Fuel Chemistry, Preprints. 4 ed. ACS, Vol. 31, p. 85-93 9 p.

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

Crown ethers
Potassium
Coal
Electrons
Bituminous coal
1985
2 Citations

GRAFT COPOLYMERS FROM RENEWABLE RESOURCES.

Narayan, R., Krauss, M. & Tsao, G. T. 1985 Polymeric Materials Science and Engineering, Proceedings of the ACS Division of Polymeric Material. ACS, Vol. 52, p. 112-115 4 p.

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

Graft copolymers
Polyacrylonitriles
Cellulose
Polystyrenes
Substrates
1 Citations

NEW SYNTHETIC ROUTE TO CELLULOSIC GRAFT COPOLYMERS.

Narayan, R. & Tsao, G. T. 1985 Polymer Science and Technology. Culbertson, B. M. & McGrath, J. E. (eds.). Plenum Press, Vol. 31, p. 405-417 13 p.

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

Graft copolymers
Grafts
Cellulose derivatives
Anionic polymerization
Molecular weight distribution

PREPARATION OF WOOD-POLYMER COMPOSITES USING ANIONIC POLYMERIZATION TECHNIQUES.

Narayan, R. & Tsao, G. T. 1985 Unknown Host Publication Title. p. 33-34 2 p.

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

Grafts
Polymers
Composite materials
Molecular weight
Polymerization

STRUCTURES OF LOW MOLECULAR WEIGHT MOLECULES IN A BITUMINOUS COAL.

Narayan, R., Roush, R. A., Cooks, R. G. & Wood, K. V. Sep 1985 American Chemical Society, Division of Petroleum Chemistry, Preprints. 4 ed. ACS, Vol. 30, p. 730 1 p.

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

Molecular weight
Coal
Molecules
Electron sources
Bituminous coal
1984
6 Citations

ETHYLENE GLYCOL AND OTHER MONOMERIC POLYOLS FROM BIOMASS.

Narayan, R., Durrence, G. & Tsao, G. T. 1984 Biotechnology and Bioengineering Symposium. 14 ed. John Wiley & Sons, p. 563-571 9 p.

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

Ethylene Glycol
Biomass
Panthera
Polyols
Erythritol
2 Citations

NEW SYNTHETIC ROUTE TO CELLULOSIC GRAFT COPOLYMERS.

Narayan, R. & Tsao, G. T. Aug 1984 American Chemical Society, Polymer Preprints, Division of Polymer Chemistry. 2 ed. ACS, Div of Polymer Chemistry, Vol. 25, p. 29-30 2 p.

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

Blood Flow Velocity
Grafts
Myelinated Nerve Fibers
Invertebrates
Molecular weight
1983

APPLICATION OF CROWN ETHERS AS PHASE TRANSFER CATALYSTS IN THE ELECTRON TRANSFER REACTIONS OF COAL.

Narayan, R. & Tsao, G. T. 1983 ACS Division of Fuel Chemistry, Preprints. 5 ed. ACS, Vol. 28, p. 261-267 7 p.

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

Crown ethers
Coal
Catalysts
Electrons