Selected Publications

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2014 and before

Book Chapters

  • Lisha Yang; Ji Su; Xiaokun Yang; Hongfei Lin*. “Catalytic Oxidation Pathways for the Production of Carboxylic Acids from Biomass” in the book entitled ” Reaction Pathways and Mechanisms in Thermocatalytic Biomass Conversion” C. Zhang and M. Schlaf (editors), Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 2015.
  • Hongfei Lin*; Ji Su; Ying Liu; Lisha Yang. “Catalytic Conversion of Lignocellulosic Biomass to Value-Added Organic Acids in Aqueous Media” in the book entitled “Application of Hydrothermal Reactions to Biomass Conversion” F. Jin (editor), ISBN 978-3-642-54457-6, Springer Berlin Heidelberg, pp 109–138, 2014.
  • Kalliat T. Valsaraj; R. Ravikrishna; Hongfei Lin; Qingzhong Yuan. “Mineral oxides as reusable adsorbents for wastewater treatment”, in the book entitled “Advances in Environmental Materials Volume I Pollution Control Materials” T. White, D. Sun (editors), Materials Research Society, Singapore, pp. 125-137, 2001.

Patents and Patent Applications

  • “Production of organic materials using solid catalysts” H. Lin, L. Yang, US10252251, April 9th, 2019.
  • Hongfei Lin. University of Nevada, Reno. Catalytic Process for Conversion of Ammonia or Amine Captured Carbon Dioxide into Formic Acid or Formate Salts. (2014) US Patent: Provisional Patent Application No. 62/080,109
  • Hongfei Lin. University of Nevada, Reno. Catalytic Process for Conversion of Biomass into Hydrocarbon Fuels. (2012) US Patent: Application No. 13/628,656
  • Sagar Gadewar, Michael Wyrsta, Philip Grosso, Aihua Zhang, Eric W. McFarland, Zachary J.A. Komon, Jeffrey H. Sherman, Peter Stoimenov, Hongfei Lin, Shawn Huff, Shouli Sun, GRT, Inc. Continuous process for converting natural gas to liquid hydrocarbons. (2009) US Patent: Publication No. US8415517 B2; also published as CN102099316A, EP2326610A1, EP2326610B1, EP2326610A4, EP2399886A1, WO2010009376A1, WO2010009376A8.
  • Minghan Han; Hongfei Lin; Yong Jin; Zhanwen Wang; Jinfu Wang; Fengqi Lu. Catalytic rectifying reactor. (2002). China Patent: CN1234293.