Dehydrogenation of alkanes and characterization of the post-reacted catalyst materials
Recent Trends and Fundamental Insights in the Methanol-to-Olefins Process, I. Yarulina, A. D. Chowdhury, F. Meirer, B. M. Weckhuysen, J. Gascon, Nat. Catal., 1, 398-411 (2018).
Bridging the Gap between the Direct and Hydrocarbon Pool Mechanisms of the Methanol-to-Hydrocarbon Process, A. D. Chowdhury, A. L. Paioni, K. Houben, G. T. Whiting, M. Baldus, B. M. Weckhuysen, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 57, 8095-8099 (2018)
Electrophilic Aromatic Substitution over Zeolites Generates Wheland-type Reaction Intermediates, A. D. Chowdhury, K. Houben, G.T. Whiting, M. Baldus, S. Chung, B.M. Weckhuysen, Nat. Catal., 1, 23-31 (2018).
Initial Carbon-Carbon Bond Formation during the Early Stages of Methanol-to-Olefin Process Proven by Zeolite-Trapped Acetate and Methyl Acetate, A. D. Chowdhury, K. Houben, G.T. Whiting, M. Mokhtar, A.M. Asiri, S.A. Al- Thabaiti, S.N. Basahel, M.
Baldus, B.M. Weckhuysen, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 55, 15840-15845 (2016).
Towards a Practical Development of Light-Driven Acceptorless Alkanes Dehydrogenation, A. D. Chowdhury, N. Weding, R. Jackstell, J. Julis, R. Franke, M. Beller, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 53, 6477-6781 (2014)
Ph.D., Chemistry, Indian Institute of Techonology-Bombay, India (2012)
M.Sc., Inorganic Chemistry, Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India (2007)
B.Sc., Chemistry, Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India (2005)
2018-present: Postdoctoral Fellow, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia
2014-2018: Marie-Curie Fellow, Utrecht University, The Netherlands
2013-2014: DAAD-Leibniz Fellow, Leibniz Institute for Catalysis, Germany
KAUST Catalysis Center (KCC), Advanced Catalytic Materials
Division of Physical Science and Engineering (PSE)
Research Interests Keywords
CatalysisHeterogeneous CatalysisNanoporous MaterialsHeterogeneous CatalysisCrystal DesignSynthesis and FunctionalizationCrystal Structure DeterminationXRD