Jérôme MeyersM. Sc.
Building: Sammelbau Chemie
Room: 38B 320
- Phone: +49 241 80 26577
Electrocatalytic upgrading of biogenic carboxylic acids through (non-)Kolbe electrolysis to value-added chemicals and sustainable biofuels.
- Understanding the influence of substrate structure on (non-)Kolbe electrolysis including an elucidation of the involved reactions networks.
- Study of the impact coming from process variables such as applied current, electrolyte or solvent on respective reaction systems.
- Design of novel electrode materials and 3D printing for alternative reaction cells.
- Analysis of substrate streams towards tailored fuel mixtures.
J. Meyers, J. B. Mensah, F. J. Holzhäuser, A. Omari, C. C. Blesken, T. Tiso, S. Palkovits, R. Palkovits; Electrochemical conversion of a bio-derivable hydroxy acid to a drop-in oxygenate diesel fuel; Energy Environ. Sci.; 2019, 12, 2406-2411
J. Meyers, N. Kurig, C. M. Gohlke, M. A. Valeske, S. Panitz, F. J. Holzhäuser, R. Palkovits, Intramolecular Biradical Recombination of Dicarboxylic Acids to Unsaturated Compounds: New Approach to an Old Kolbe Reaction; ChemElectroChem; 2020