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Enzyme Catalyzed Toehold Mediated Strand Displacement (TMSD)
​ ​ Invention Summary: Toehold mediated strand displacement (TMSD) is widely used in nanotechnology applications such as DNA nano-circuits and devices. The toeholds which are small single‐stranded DNA overhangs, are often utilized in kinetically controlled complex biochemical circuits. Existing toehold mediated strand displacement (TMSD)...
Published: 8/12/2022   |   Inventor(s): Smita Patel, Laura Johnson, Gayatri Patel, Anupam Singh
Keywords(s): Biosensor, Catalysts, Nanotechnology
Category(s): Technology Classifications > Research Tools, Technology Classifications > Healthcare & Life Sciences
Sterically-Defined Biaryl L-Shaped N-Heterocyclic Carbene Complexes and Methods
​ ​ Invention Summary: Buchwald dialkylbiarylphosphines are the most widely used class of ligands in catalysis. The resulting cross-coupling reactions of this class of catalysts have a wide range of applications in both the industry and academia, especially in the fields of medical chemistry, drug discovery, biochemistry, geochemistry, natural...
Published: 5/11/2022   |   Inventor(s): Michal Szostak, Tongliang Zhou, Shiyi Yang
Keywords(s): Catalysts
Category(s): Technology Classifications > Catalysts, Technology Classifications > Physical Sciences & Engineering
Amino Decorated L-Shaped Heterobidentate NHC Ligands on Imidazo[1,5-a]pyridine Architecture and Methods
​ ​ Invention Summary: Dalphos ligands are among the most successful and widely used arlyphosphine ligands in organic catalysis. They are among the most popular ligands in the optimization and development of new processes using Au catalysis, where the stabilization of Au intermediates by five-membered chelates plays an essential role in catalysis...
Published: 5/11/2022   |   Inventor(s): Michal Szostak, Pengcheng Gao
Keywords(s): Catalysts
Category(s): Technology Classifications > Catalysts, Technology Classifications > Physical Sciences & Engineering
Single Atom Catalyst on Holey Graphene Nanoplatelets
nt-family:'Arial'; font-size:18.67px; font-weight:normal"> Invention Summary: The drive to replace precious platinum group metal (PGM)-based oxygen reduction reaction (ORR) catalysts has boosted the research and development of PGM free single-atom catalyst. However, numerous challenges remain in large scale practical application, efficiency, and...
Published: 4/5/2021   |   Inventor(s): Huixin He, Qingdong Li, Jenny Lockard
Keywords(s): Catalysts, Graphene technology
Category(s): Technology Classifications > Physical Sciences & Engineering, Technology Classifications > Polymers/Composites/Materials, Technology Classifications > Catalysts
Spinel Catalysts for Water Oxidation/Water Splitting
Spinel compounds like LiCo2O4 catalyzes water oxidation at lower over-potental than industry standards (Ir, Ru, Pt, Pd) . The crystal structure determines the electro-catalytic performance, with other structures (layered, cubic) or compositions (AB2O4) more useful at different current densities Invention Summary: Development of water oxidation/...
Published: 11/13/2020   |   Inventor(s): Martha Greenblatt, G. Charles Dismukes
Keywords(s): Catalysts, Renewable & Solar Energy
Category(s): Technology Classifications > Physical Sciences & Engineering, Technology Classifications > Polymers/Composites/Materials, Technology Classifications > Energy & Battery, Technology Classifications > Catalysts
Novel Complexes Of N-Heterocyclic Carbenes For Transition-Metal Catalysis
Invention Summary: Palladium-catalyzed cross-coupling reactions are tremendously valuable in the synthesis of small molecules and are among the most important methods for the construction of diverse chemicals. In numerous Pd-catalyzed reactions, NHCs (NHC = N-heterocyclic carbenes) are advantageous as ancillary ligands due to their strong -donation...
Published: 11/13/2020   |   Inventor(s): Michal Szostak, Shicheng Shi
Keywords(s): Catalysts, Chemical and petrochemical industry
Category(s): Technology Classifications > Physical Sciences & Engineering, Technology Classifications > Catalysts
Novel Ligands for Transition-Metal Catalysis
Invention Summary: N-heterocyclic carbenes (NHCs) are tremendously valuable ligands in homogeneous catalysis. IPr (IPr = 1,3-bis(2,6-diisopropylphenyl)imidazol-2-ylidene) represents the most important NHC. Rutgers scientists have developed novel, sterically bulky, easily accessible NHC ligand IPr# (referred to as “hash” series) that can...
Published: 9/8/2020   |   Inventor(s): Michal Szostak, Qun Zhao, Guangrong Meng, Guangchen Li
Keywords(s): Catalysts, Chemical and petrochemical industry
Category(s): Technology Classifications > Physical Sciences & Engineering, Technology Classifications > Catalysts
Near infrared photocatalyst based on TiO2-coated gold nanoparticles
Invention Summary: Nanoparticles such as gold nanospheres, nanorods and nanostars are a promising additive to titanium dioxide (TiO2) to increase photocatalytic efficiency. However, conventional TiO2-nanoparticles drive photocatalytic reaction only by UV light. There is a need for materials with enhanced photocatalytic capacity under visible or infrared...
Published: 2/13/2020   |   Inventor(s): Laura Fabris, Fuat Celik, Supriya Atta, Ashley Pennington
Keywords(s): Catalysts, Photonics and photovoltaics
Category(s): Technology Classifications > Physical Sciences & Engineering, Technology Classifications > Catalysts, Technology Classifications > Nanotechnology
Scalable Fabrication of Pristine Holey Graphene Nanoplatelet
Invention Summary: Rutgers Researchers have developed a novel and scalable approach to fabricate pristine holey graphene nanoplatelets nearly free of defects and metal residues via dry microwave irritation. The hole edges can be controlled to be rich in zigzag geometry, which is the preferred structure for catalytic and electronic applications. The...
Published: 12/5/2019   |   Inventor(s): Huixin He, Keerthi Savaram, Qingdong Li
Keywords(s): Catalysts, Graphene technology
Category(s): Technology Classifications > Physical Sciences & Engineering, Technology Classifications > Polymers/Composites/Materials, Technology Classifications > Nanotechnology
Iridium Catalyst for Dehydrogenative Dimerization of Ethylene to Yield 1,3-Butadiene
Schematic diagram of the catalytic dehydrogenative dimerization of ethylene to butadiene Invention Summary: 1,3-Butadiene is a chemical building block, most notably known for the production of synthetic elastomers and polymers. Traditionally, 1,3-butadiene is produced as a byproduct of naphtha cracking for ethylene production. Due to new sources,...
Published: 2/21/2019   |   Inventor(s): Alan Goldman, Yang Gao
Keywords(s): Catalysts, Chemical and petrochemical industry, Polymers & Composites
Category(s): Technology Classifications > Physical Sciences & Engineering, Technology Classifications > Catalysts, Technology Classifications > Polymers/Composites/Materials
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