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Carbon-Based Energy Systems > CO2 Capture

New Materials and Processes for Energy-Efficient Carbon Capture in the Presence of Water Vapor

Start Date: July 2012


Randall Snurr and Fengqi You, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering; Joseph Hupp and Omar Farha, Department of Chemistry, Northwestern University

Annual Reports


  • K. T. Leperi, R. Q. Snurr, F. You, “Optimization of pressure/vacuum swing adsorption with variable dehydration levels for post-combustion carbon capture,” in 12th International Symposium on Process Systems Engineering and 25th European Symposium on Computer Aided Process Engineering, edited by K.V. Gernaey, J.K. Huusom, and R. Gani, in press.
  • P. Deria, W. Bury, I. Hod, C.-W. Kung, O. Karagiaridi, J. T. Hupp and O. K. Farha, “MOF functionalization via solvent-assisted ligand incorporation: Phosphonates vs carboxylates,” Inorg. Chem., 54, 2185–2192 (2015).
  • J. G. McDaniel, S. Li, E. Tyllianakis, R. Q. Snurr, J. R. Schmidt, “Evaluation of force field performance for high-throughput screening of gas uptake in metal-organic frameworks,” J. Phys. Chem. C, 119, 3143–3152 (2015).
  • P. Deria, W. Bury, J. T. Hupp, O. K. Farha, “Versatile functionalization of the NU-1000 platform by solvent-assisted ligand incorporation,” Chem. Commun. 50, 1965 (2014).
  • P. Deria, J. E. Mondloch, O. Karagiaridi, W. Bury, O. K. Farha and J. T. Hupp, “Beyond post-synthesis modification: evolution of metal–organic frameworks via building block replacement,” Chem. Soc. Rev., 43, 5896-5912 (2014).
  • O. V. Gutov, W. Bury, D. A. Gómez-Gualdrón, V. Krungleviciute, D. Fairen-Jimenez, J.E. Mondloch, A. A. Sarjeant, S. S. Al-Juaid, R. Q. Snurr, J. T. Hupp, T. Yildirim, O. K. Farha, “A water stable zirconium-based metal-organic framework material with high surface area and gas storage capacities,” Chem. Eur. J. 20, 12389 – 12393 (2014).
  • K. Leperi, H. Gao, R. Q. Snurr, F. You, “Modeling and optimization of a two-stage MOF- based pressure/vacuum swing adsorption process coupled with material selection,” Chem. Eng. Trans. 39, 277-282 (2014).
  • G. Barin, V. Krungleviciute, D.A. Gómez-Gualdrón, A.A., Sarjeant, R.Q. Snurr, J.T. Hupp, T. Yildirim, O.K. Farha, “Isoreticular series of (3,24)-connected metal–organic frameworks: Facile synthesis and high methane uptake properties,” Chem. Mater. 26, 1912-1917 (2014).
  • R.D. Kennedy, D.J. Clingerman, W. Morris, C.E. Wilmer, A.A. Sarjeant, C.L. Stern, M. O’Keeffe, R.Q. Snurr, J.T. Hupp, O.K. Farha, C.A. Mirkin, “Metallacarborane-based metal–organic framework with a complex topology,” Cryst. Growth Design 14, 1324-1330 (2014).
  • Y. Peng, G. Srinivasa, C.E. Wilmer, I. Eryazici, R.Q. Snurr, J.T. Hupp, T. Yildirim, O.K. Farha, “Simultaneously high gravimetric and volumetric methane uptake characteristics of the metal–organic framework NU-111,” Chem. Commun. 49, 2992-2994 (2013).
  • R.D. Kennedy, Y. Peng. D.J. Clingerman, J.E. Mondloch, V. Krungleviciute, C.E. Wilmer, A.A. Sarjeant, R.Q. Snurr, J.T. Hupp, T. Yildirim, O.K. Farha, C.A. Mirkin, “A carborane-based metal-organic framework with high methane and hydrogen capacities,” Chem. Mater. 25, 3539-3543 (2013).
  • P. Deria, J.E. Mondloch, E. Tylianakis, P. Ghosh, W. Bury, R.Q. Snurr, J.T. Hupp, O.K. Farha, “Perfluoroalkane functionalization of NU-1000 via solvent-assisted ligand incorporation: Synthesis and CO2 adsorption studies,” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 135, 16801-16804 (2013).

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