[58] Liu L., Patankar S., Chandra R., Sathitsuksanoh N., Saddler J., Renneckar S., 2020. Valorization of bark using ethanol-water organosolv treatment: isolation and characterization of crude lignin, ACS Sustain. Chem. Eng., Accepted [PDF | Link]​ 

[57] Guo A., Sun Z., Qi C., Sathitsuksanoh N., 2020. Hydration of Portland cement pastes containing untreated and treated hemp powders, J. Mater. Civ. Eng., Accepted [PDF | Link]​ 

[56] Rahaman M.S., Khoa T.K., Hossain M.A., Chowdhury E., Sarttrawut T., Lalvani, S.B., O’Toole M., Willing G., Jasinski J., Crocker M., Sathitsuksanoh N. 2020. “Hydrophobic functionalization of HY zeolites for efficient conversion of glycerol to solketal,’ Appl. Catal. A, 592, 117369 [PDF | Link]​ 

[55] Hossain M.D., Rahaman M.S., Lee D., Phung T.K., Canlas C.G., Simmons B.A., Reynolds W., George A., Tulaphol S., Sathitsuksanoh N., 2020 ‘Enhanced softwood cellulose accessibility by H3PO4 pretreatment: high sugar yield without compromising lignin integrity,’ Ind. Eng. Chem. Res., 59, 1010 [PDF | Link]​ 


[54] Tulaphol S., Hossain M.A., Rahaman M.S., Liu L.Y., Phung T.K., Renneckar S. Grisdanurak N., Sathitsuksanoh N. 2019. “Direct production of levulinic acid in one pot from hemp hurd by dilute acid in ionic liquids,' Energy Fuels, Accepted [PDF Link]​ 

[55] Hossain M.A., Phung T.K., Rahaman M.S., Tulaphol S., Jasinski J, Sathitsuksanoh N. 2019. “Catalytic cleavage of the β-O-4 aryl ether bonds of lignin model compounds by Ru/C catalyst,” Appl. Catal. A, 582, 117100 [PDF | Link]​ 


[54] Liu L.Y., Cho M., Sathitsuksanoh N., Chowdhury S., Renneckar S. 2018. “Uniform chemical functionality of technical lignin using ethylene carbonate for hydroxyethylation and subsequent greener esterification. ACS Sustainable Chem. Eng., 6(9), 1251-1260 [PDF | Link]​ 

[53] Sathitsuksanoh N. & Renneckar S., 2018. “Characterization methods and techniques,” in Introduction to Renewable Biomaterials, edited by Ayoub A. & Lucia L., John Wiley & Sons, Ch 4. [PDF | Link]​ 


[52] Li Q., Zhang W., Sathitsuksanoh N., Goodell B., Renneckar S., 2017. “Towards an understanding of cellulose microfibril dimensions from TEMPO-oxidized pulp fiber” ACS Symposium Series Vol. 1251: 55-73 (DOI: 10.1021/bk-2017-1251.ch003) [PDF | Link]​ 

[51] Perez-Pimienta J.A., Sathitsuksanoh N., Thompson V.S., Tran K., Ponce-Noyola T., Stavila V., Singh S., and  Simmons B.A. 2017. "Ternary ionic liquid–water pretreatment systems of an agave bagasse and municipal solid waste blend" Biotechnol Biofuels, 10:72 [PDF | Link]​ 

[50] McAndrew R., Sathitsuksanoh N., Mbughuni M., Heins R., Pereira J., Fox B., Simmons B., Adams P. 2017. “Structure and mechanism of NOV1, a resveratrol-cleaving dioxygenase” PNAS, doi: 10.1073/pnas.1608917113  [PDF | Link]​ 


[49] Eudes A., Zhao N., Sathitsuksanoh N., Baidoo E., Lao J., Wang G., Yogiswara S., Lee, T.S., Singh S., Mortimer J., Keasling J., Simmons B., Loque D., 2016. “Expression of S-adenosylmethionine Hydrolase in Tissues Synthesizing Secondary Cell Walls Alters Specific Methylated Cell Wall Fractions and Improves Biomass Digestibility” DOI: 10.3389/fbioe.2016.00058  [PDF | Link]​ 

[48] Perez-Pimienta J.A., Flores-Gómez C.A., Ruiz H.A., Sathitsuksanoh N., Balan V., da Costa Sousa L., Dale B.E., Singh S., Simmons B.A. 2016. “Evaluation of agave bagasse recalcitrance using AFEX, autohydrolysis, and ionic liquid pretreatments” Biores. Technol, 211: 216-223  [PDF | Link]​ 

[47] Zhang W., Sathitsuksanoh N., Simmons B.A., Frazier C.E., Barone J., and Renneckar S. 2016. “Revealing the thermal sensitivity of lignin during glycerol thermal processing through structural analysis” RSC Adv., 6: 30234-30246 [PDF | Link]​

[46] Zhang W., Sathitsuksanoh N., Barone J., Renneckar S. 2016. “Enhanced enzymatic saccharification of pretreated biomass using glycerol thermal processing (GTP)” Biores. Technol., 199: 148-154. [PDF | Link]​


[45] Sathitsuksanoh N., Sawant M., Truong Q., Tan J., Canlas C.G., Sun N., Zhang W., Renneckar S., Prasomsri T., Shi J., Çetinkol Ö.P., Singh S., Simmons B.A., George A. 2015. “How Alkyl Chain Length of Alcohols Affects Lignin Fractionation and Ionic Liquid Recycle During Lignocellulose Pretreatment” BioEnergy Research, 8(3): 973-981 [PDF | Link]​

[44] Deng K., Guenther J.M., Gao J., Bowen B.P., Tran H., Reyes-Ortiz V., Cheng X., Sathitsuksanoh N., Heins R., Takasuka T.E., Bergeman L., Geertz-Hansen H., Deutsch S., Loqué D., Sale K., Simmons B.A., Adam P.D., Singh A.K., Fox B.G., Northen T.R.” Development of a High Throughput Platform for Screening Glycoside Hydrolases based on Oxime-NIMS, http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fbioe.2015.00153 [PDF | Link]

[43] Kent M., Avina I., Rader N., Busse M., George A., Sathitsuksanoh N., Baidoo E., Timlin J., Giron N., Celina M., Martin L., Polsky R., Chavez V., Dale H., Keasling J., Singh S., Simmons B.A., Sale K.L. 2015. “Assay for lignin breakdown based on lignin films: insights into the Fenton reaction with insoluble lignin” Green Chem., 17:4830-4845 [PDF | Link]

[42] Dolan J., Sathitsuksanoh N., Rodriguez K., Frazier C., Renneckar S. 2015. “Biocomposite adhesion without added resin: understanding the chemistry of the direct conversion of wood into adhesives” RSC Adv., 5:67267-67276 [PDF | Link]

Prior to UofL




[41] Sathitsuksanoh N., George A., and Zhang YHP. 2013. “New lignocellulose pretreatments by using cellulose solvents: a review.” Journal of Chemical Technology and Biotechnology. 88(2): 169-180 [PDF | Link]


[40] Sathitsuksanoh N., Zhu Z., Rollin J., and Zhang YHP. 2010. Chapter 16. “Lignocellulose fractionation by using cellulose solvent and organic solvent” in Bioalcohol production: Biochemical conversion of lignocellulosic biomass (ed. by Waldron, K.). Woodhead Publishing Ltd. pp.122-140 [PDF | Link]


[39] Zhang YHP., Zhu Z., Rollin J., and Sathitsuksanoh N. 2009. Chapter 20. “Advances in cellulose solvent- and organic solvent-based lignocellulose fractionation (COSLIF)” in Cellulose Solvents.  ACS Symposium Series 1033. Oxford University Press. pp.365-397 [PDF | Link]


[38] Lu Y., Sathitsuksanoh N., Yang H.Y., Chang B.K., Queen A.P., and Tatarchuk B.J. 2005. Chapter 25. “Microfibrous Entrapped ZnO/Support Sorbents for High Contacting Efficiency H2S Removal from Reformate Streams in PEMFC Applications” in Microreactor Technology and Process Intensification (ed. by Holladay, J.D. and Wang, Y.). ACS Symposium Series 914. Oxford University Press. pp.406-422 [PDF | Link]




[37] Sun N., Xu F., Sathitsuksanoh N., Thompson V., Li C., Tanjore D.,Narani A., Simmons B.A., and Singh S. 2015 “Conversion of Municipal Solid Waste Using Ionic Liquid” Biores. Tehcnol. 186: 200-206 [PDF | Link]


[36] George A., Brandt-Talbot A., Shikh Mohd S., Klein-Marcuschamer D., Tran K., Sun N., Sathitsuksanoh N., Shi J.,  Stavila V., Singh S., Holmes B., Welton T., Simmons B.A., Hallett J.P. 2015. “Design of Low-cost Ionic Liquids for Biomass Pretreatment” Green Chem., 17(3): 1728-1734 [PDF | Link]


[35] Eudes A., Sathitsuksanoh N., Baidoo E., George A, Liang Y., Yang F., Singh S., Keasling J., Simmons B., Loque D. 2015 “Expression of a bacterial 3-dehydroshikimate dehydratase reduces lignin content and improves biomass saccharification efficiency” Plant Biotechnol. 13(9): 1241-1250  [PDF | Link]


[34] Singh S., Chen G., Sathitsuksanoh N., Wu D., Varanasi P., George A., Balan V., Gao X., Kumar R., Dale B., Wyman C., Simmons B. 2015 “Comparison of Different Biomass Pretreatment Techniques and their Impact on Chemistry, Structure, and Recalcitrance” Frontiers in Energy Research DOI: 10.3389/fenrg.2014.00062  [PDF | Link]


[33] Eichorst S., Joshua C., Sathitsuksanoh N., Singh Simmons B., and Singer S. 2014. “Substrate-Specific Development of Thermophilic Bacterial Consortia Using Chemically Pretreated Switchgrass” AEM. 80(23): 7423-7432  [PDF | Link]


[32] Shi J., Balamurugan K., Parthasarathi R., Sathitsuksanoh N., Zhang S., Stavila V., Subramanian V., Simmons B., and Singh S. 2014. “Understanding the role of water during ionic liquid pretreatment of lignocellulose: co-solvent or anti-solvent?” Green Chem. 16: 3830-3840 [PDF | Link]


[31] Sathitsuksanoh N., Holtman K, Yelle D., Morgan T., Stavila V.,Pelton J., Blanch H., Simmons B., and George A. 2014. “Lignin fate and characterization during ionic liquid biomass pretreatment for renewable chemicals and fuels production.” Green Chem. 16: 1236-1247 [PDF | Link]


[30] Sathitsuksanoh N., Xu B., Zhao B., Zhang YHP. 2013. “Overcoming biomass recalcitrance by combining genetically modified switchgrass and cellulose solvent-based lignocellulose pretreatment.” PLOS One. 8(9): e73523 [PDF | Link]


[29] Shi J., Gladden J.M., Sathitsuksanoh N., Kambam P., Sandoval L., Mitra D., Zhang S., George A., Singer S.W., Simmons B.A. and Singh S. 2013. “One-pot ionic liquid pretreatment and saccharification of switchgrass.” Green Chem. 15: 2579-2589 [PDF | Link]


[28] Sun N., Liu H., Sathitsuksanoh N., Sawant M., Bonito A., Tran K.,Stavila V., George A., Sale K., Singh S., Simmons B. and Holmes B. “Production and extraction of sugars from switchgrass hydrolyzed in ionic liquids.” Biotechnol. Biofuels. 6: 39 [PDF | Link]


[27] Müller J., MacEachran D., Burd H., Sathitsuksanoh N., Bi C., Yeh Y.C., Lee TS., Hillson N., Chhabra S., Singer S., and Beller H. 2013. “Engineering of Ralstonia eutropha H16 for autotrophic and heterotrophic production of methyl ketones.” Metab. Eng. 79 (14): 4433-9 [PDF | Link]


[26] You C., Chen HG., Myung S.,Sathitsuksanoh N., Ma H., Zhang XZ., Li J., Zhang YHP. 2013. “Enzymatic Transformation of Non-Food Cellulosic Materials to Value-Added Amylose.” PNAS. 110 (18): 7182-7187 [PDF | Link]


[25] Groff D., George A., Sun N., Sathitsuksanoh N., Bokinsky G., Simmons B., Holmes B., Keasling J.” Acid enhanced ionic liquid pretreatment of biomass.” Green Chem. 15: 1264-1267 [PDF | Link]


[24] Xu B., Sathitsuksanoh N., Tang Y., Udvardi M., Zhang J., Shen Z., Balota M., Harich K., Zhang YHP,  Zhao B. 2012. “Over-expressing LOV1 induced erect leaf, altered cell wall content and increased water use efficiency in switchgrass.” PLOS One. 7(12): e47399 [PDF | Link]


[23] Hastrup AC, Howell C., Larsen FH, Sathitsuksanoh N., Goodell B., and Jellison J. 2012. “Differences in crystalline cellulose modification due to degradation by brown and white rot fungi.” Fungal Biol. 116 (10): 1052-1063 [PDF | Link]


[22] Sathitsuksanoh N., Zhu Z., Zhang YHP. 2012. “Cellulose solvent-based pretreatment for corn stover and avicel: concentrated phosphoric acid versus ionic liquid [BMIM]Cl.” Cellulose. 19(4): 1161-1172 [PDF | Link]


[21] Sathitsuksanoh N., Zhu Z., and Zhang YHP. 2012. “Cellulose solvent- and organic solvent-based lignocellulose fractionation enabled efficient sugar release from a variety of lignocellulosic feedstocks.” Biores. Technol. 117: 228-233 [PDF | Link]


[20] You C., Zhang XZ., Sathitsuksanoh N., Lynd LR., Zhang YHP. 2012. “Ex vivo cellulosome-microbe complexes expedite microbial cellulose utilization rate greatly especially on low-accessibility recalcitrant cellulose.” Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 78(5): 1437-1444 [PDF | Link]


[19] Xu B., Escamilla-Treviño L.L., Sathitsuksanoh N., Shen Z., Shen H., Zhang YHP, Dixon R., Zhao B., 2011. “Silencing of 4-Coumarate: coenzyme A ligase in switchgrass leads to reduced lignin content and improved fermentable sugar yields for biofuel production.” New Phytol. 192(3): 611-625 [PDF | Link]


[18] Zhang XZ, Sathitsuksanoh N., Zhu ZG, Zhang YHP. 2011, “One-step production of Lactate from cellulose as sole carbon source without any other organic nutrient by recombinant cellulolytic Bacillus subtilis.” Metab. Eng., 13(4): 364-372 [PDF | Link]


[17] Wang Y., Huang W., Sathitsuksanoh N., Zhu Z., and Zhang YHP. 2011. “Biohydrogenation from biomass sugar mediated by in vitro synthetic enzymatic pathways.” Chem. Biol., 18(3): 371-380 [PDF | Link]


[16] Sathitsuksanoh N., Zhu Z., Wi S., Zhang YHP. 2011. “Cellulose solvent-based biomass pretreatment breaks highly ordered hydrogen bonds in cellulose fibers of switchgrass.” Biotechnol. Bioeng.,108(3): 521-529 [PDF | Link]


[15] Rollin J., Zhu Z., Sathitsuksanoh N., and Zhang YHP. 2011. “Increasing cellulose accessibility is more important than removing lignin: A comparison of cellulose solvent-based lignocellulose fractionation and soaking in aqueous ammonia.” Biotechnol. Bioeng., 108(1): 22-30 [PDF | Link]


[14] Zhang X., Sathitsuksanoh N., and Zhang YHP. 2010. “Glycoside hydrolase family 9 processive endoglucanase from Clostridium phytofermentans: heterologous expression, characterization, and synergy with family 48 cellobiohydrolase.” Bioresour. Technol., 101: 5534-5538 [PDF | Link]


[13] Sathitsuksanoh N., Wang D., Yang H.Y., Lu Y., and Park M. 2010. “Structural and optical properties of encapsulated ZnO in porous host matrix.” Acta Mater., 58: 373-378 [PDF | Link]


[12] Sathitsuksanoh N., Zhu Z., Ho T., Bai M., and Zhang YHP. 2010. “Bamboo saccharification through cellulose solvent-based biomass pretreatment followed by enzymatic hydrolysis at ultra-low cellulase loadings.” Bioresour. Technol., 101: 4926-4929 [PDF | Link]


[11] Zhang X., Zhang Z., Zhu Z., Sathitsuksanoh N., and Zhang YHP. 2009. “The noncellulosomal Family 48 Cellobiohydrolase from Clostridium phytofermentans ISDg: Heterologous Expression, Characterization, and Processivity.” Appl. Microbiol. Biotechnol., 86: 525–533 [PDF | Link]


[10] Zhu Z., Sathitsuksanoh N., Vinzant T., Schell D., McMillan J., and Zhang YHP. 2009. “Direct quantitative determination of adsorbed cellulase on lignocellulosic biomass with its application to study cellulase desorption for potential recycling.” Analyst, 134: 2267-2272 [PDF | Link]


[9] Sathitsuksanoh N., Zhu Z., Templeton N., Rollin J., Harvey S., and Zhang YHP. 2009. “Saccharification of a potential bioenergy crop, Phragmites australis (common reed), by lignocellulose fractionation followed by enzymatic hydrolysis at decreased cellulase loadings.” Ind. Eng. Chem. Res., 48: 6441-6447 [PDF | Link]


[8] Zhu Z., Sathitsuksanoh N., Vinzant T., Schell D., McMillan J., and Zhang YHP. 2009. “Comparative study of corn stover pretreated by dilute acid and cellulose solvent-based lignocellulose fractionation: Enzymatic hydrolysis, supramolecular structure, and substrate accessibility.” Biotechnol. Bioeng., 103: 715-724 [PDF | Link]


[7] Sathitsuksanoh N., Yang H.Y., Cahela D.R., and Tatarchuk B.J. 2007. “Immobilization of CO2 by aqueous K2CO3 using microfibrous media entrapped small particulates for battery and fuel cell applications.” J.  Power Sources, 173: 478-486 [PDF | Link]


[6] Wang D., Seo H.W., Tin C.C., Bozack M.J., Williams J.R., Park M., Sathitsuksanoh N., Cheng A.J., and Tzeng Y.H. 2006. “Effects of postgrowth annealing treatment on the photoluminescence of zinc oxide nanorods.” J. Appl. Phys., 99(11): 113509/1-113509/5 [PDF | Link]


[5] Mondal K., Sathitsuksanoh N., and Lalvani S.B. 2005. “Electrodeposition and characterization of films of CoP.” Plat. Surf. Finish., 92(1): 42-44 [PDF | Link]


[4] Tzeng Y., Chen Y., Sathitsuksanoh N., and Liu C. 2004. “Electrochemical behaviors and hydration properties of multi-wall carbon nanotube coated electrodes in water.” Diamond Relat. Mater., 13(4-8): 1281-1286 [PDF | Link]


[3] Mondal K., Sathitsuksanoh N., Croft M., and Lalvani S.B. 2003. ”X-ray absorption spectroscopic analysis of amorphous Cr-P obtained via electrodeposition.” J. Mater. Sci. Lett., 22(9): 655-657 [PDF | Link]


[2] Mondal K., Sathitsuksanoh N., and Lalvani S.B. 2003. “Extended X-ray absorption fine structure analysis of Ni-P and Fe-P amorphous alloys at the phosphorous K-edge.” J. Mater. Sci. Lett., 22(2): 95-97 [PDF | Link]


[1] Lalvani S.B., Mondal K., Sathitsuksanoh N., Wiltowski T., and Xiao Y. 2001. “Characterization of Ni-P and Fe-P by X-ray absorption spectroscopy.” J. Mater. Sci. Lett., 20(12): 1097-1098 [PDF | Link]

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