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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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Kevin Holtman
Bioproducts Research
Chemistry

Phone: (510) 559-5929
Fax: (510) 559-5818

Room 3109
USDA, ARS, PWA, WRRC-BCE
800 BUCHANAN STREET
ALBANY , CA 94710

Projects
Technologies for Improving Industrial Biorefineries that Produce Marketable Biobased Products
Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 427427
Combinatorial Enzyme Technology
Trust (T)
  Accession Number: 427261

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Properties of cellulose micro/nanofibers obtained from eucalyptus pulp fiber treated with anaerobic digestate and high shear mixing -
Tonoli, G., Holtman, K.M., Glenn, G.M., Fonseca, A., Wood, D.F., Williams, T.G., Sa, V., Torres, L., Klamczynski, A., Orts, W.J. 2016. Properties of cellulose micro/nanofibers obtained from eucalyptus pulp fiber treated with anaerobic digestate and high shear mixing. Cellulose. doi: 10.1007/s10570-016-0890-5.
Leaching behavior of water-soluble carbohydrates from almond hulls -
Offeman, R.D., Dao, G.T., Holtman, K.M., Orts, W.J. 2015. Leaching behavior of water-soluble carbohydrates from almond hulls. Industrial Crops and Products. 65:488-495.
Almond hulls as a biofuels feedstock: Variations in carbohydrates by variety and location in California -
Offeman, R.D., Holtman, K.M., Covello, K.M., Orts, W.J. 2014. Almond hulls as a biofuels feedstock: Variations in carbohydrates by variety and location in California. Biomass and Bioenergy. 54:109-114.
Thermal properties of Poly(ethylene terephthalate) recovered from municipal solid waste by steam autoclaving -
Holtman, K.M., Kodama, A.B., Klamczynski, A., Flynn, A., Bozzi, D.V., Torres, L., Franquivillanueva, D.M., Mao, J., Glenn, G.M., Orts, W.J. 2012. Thermal properties of Poly(ethylene terephthalate) recovered from municipal solid waste by steam autoclaving. Journal of Applied Polymer Science. 126(5):1698-1708.
Starch as a feedstock for bioproducts and packaging -
Glenn, G.M., Imam, S.H., Orts, W.J., Holtman, K.M. 2012. Starch as a feedstock for bioproducts and packaging. Book Chapter. p. 255-269.
Chemical structures of corn stover and its residue after dilute acid prehydrolysis and enzymatic hydrolysis: Insight into factors limiting enzymatic hydrolysis -
Mao, J., Holtman, K.M., Franquivillanueva, D.M. 2010. Chemical structures of corn stover and its residue after dilute acid prehydrolysis and enzymatic hydrolysis: Insight into factors limiting enzymatic hydrolysis. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. 58(22):11680-11687.
Biofuels and bioenergy production from municipal solid waste commingled with agriculturally-derived biomass -
Holtman, K.M., Bozzi, D.V., Franquivillanueva, D.M., Orts, W.J. 2010. Biofuels and bioenergy production from municipal solid waste commingled with agriculturally-derived biomass. In: Braun, R, Karlen, D, Johnson, D., editors. Sustainable alternative fuel feedstock opportunities, challenges and roadmaps for six U.S. regions. Washington, D.C.:Soil and Water Conservation Society. p. 237-247.
Chemical structure and heterogeneity differences of two lignins from loblolly pine as investigated by advanced solid-state NMR spectroscopy Reprint Icon -
Holtman, K.M., Chen, N., Chappell, M.A., Kadia, J., Xu, L., Mao, J. 2010. Chemical structure and heterogeneity differences of two lignins from loblolly pine as investigated by advanced solid-state NMR spectroscopy. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. 58(18):9882-9892.
Agricultural chemistry and bioenergy -
Orts, W.J., Holtman, K.M., Seiber, J.N. 2008. Agricultural chemistry and bioenergy. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. 56:3892-3899.
CONTROLLED RELEASE OF VOLATILE LIQUIDS USING STARCH GEL MATRICES AND FILMS -
Glenn, G.M., Klamczynski, A., Shey, J., Chiou, B., Holtman, K.M., Hoffman, G.D., Wood, D.F. 2007. Controlled release of volatile liquids using starch gel matrices and films. Polymers for advanced technologies. 18 (8): 636:642. (2007)
PROPERTIES OF FIBER-REINFORCED EXTRUDED STARCH-BASED FOAM -
Glenn, G.M., Klamczynski, A., Ludvik, C.N., Chiou, B., Holtman, K.M., Imam, S.H., Orts, W.J. 2006. Properties of fiber-reinforced extruded starch-based foam. 232 American Chemical Society Meeting, San Francisco, CA, September 10-14, 2006, Paper No 1010944.
UTILIZATION OF BIOBASED MATERIALS IN FOOD PACKAGING -
Glenn, G.M., Ludvik, C.N., Klamczynski, A., Shey, J., Chiou, B., Holtman, K.M., Orts, W.J., Wood, D.F. 2006. Utilization of biobased materials in food packaging. ARS-Mexico Biotechnology Conference, Monterey, Mexico, April 24-28, 2006, Paper #1.
CONTROL-RELEASE DEVICES MADE FROM BIOPRODUCTS -
Glenn, G.M., Ludvik, C.N., Klamczynski, A., Holtman, K.M., Shey, J., Wood, D.F., Orts, W.J. 2006. Control-release devices made from bioproducts. ARS-Mexico Biotechnology Conference, Monterey, Mexico, April 24-18, 2006, Paper #2.
MANUFACTURE OF BIOBASED BUILDING MATERIALS -
Glenn, G.M., Orts, W.J., Klamczynski, A., Chiou, B., Shey, J., Holtman, K.M., Imam, S.H., Wood, D.F. 2006. Manufacture of biobased building materials. ARS-Mexico Biotechnology Conference, Monterey, Mexico, April 24-28, 2006, Paper No.3.
QUANTITATIVE 13C NMR CHARACTERIZATION OF MILLED WOOD LIGNINS ISOLATED BY DIFFERENT MILLING TECHNIQUES -
Holtman, K.M., Jameel, H., Chang, H., Kadla, J.F. 2006. Quantitative 13c nmr characterization of milled wood lignins isolated by different milling techniques. Journal of Wood Chemistry and Technology, 26(1): 21-34.
Differences between Lignin in Unprocessed Wood, Milled Wood, Mutant Wood, and Extracted Lignin Detected by 13C Solid-State NMR -
Mao, J., Holtman, K.M., Scott, J.T., Kadia, J.F., Schmidt-Rohr, K. 2007. Differences between Lignin in Unprocessed Wood, Milled Wood, Mutant Wood, and Extracted Lignin Detected by 13C Solid-State NMR. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. 59 (26): 9677-9686. (2007).
ONE-POT SELECTIVE DERIVATIZATION OF STARCH -
Shey, J., Holtman, K.M., Wong, R.Y., Gregorski, K.S., Klamczynski, A., Glenn, G.M., Orts, W.J., Imam, S.H. 2005. One-pot selective derivatization of starch. PacifiChem International Symposia, Honolulu, Hawaii, December 15-20, Paper No. 585MACR.
THE AZIDATION OF STARCH -
Shey, J., Holtman, K.M., Wong, R.Y., Gregorski, K.S., Klamczynski, A., Orts, W.J., Glenn, G.M., Imam, S.H. 2006. The azidation of starch. Carbohydrate Polymers. 65 (4): 529-534 (2006)
LIGNIN-BASED CARBON FIBERS: OXIDATIVE THEMOSTABILIZATION OF KRAFT LIGNIN -
Braun, J.L., Holtman, K.M., Kadla, J.F. 2005. Lignin-based carbon fibers: oxidative themostabilization of kraft lignin. Carbon. 43 (2005): 385-394.
BIODEGRADABLE FILMS AND FOAM FROM RENEWABLE PLANT POLYMERS -
Imam, S.H., Shey, J., Glenn, G.M., Holtman, K.M., Chiou, B., Klamczynski, A., Orts, W.J. 2004. Biodegradable films and foam from renewable plant polymers. BioEnvironmental Polymer Society International Meeting in Monterrey, Mexico, December 5-10, 2004. Paper No. 41 (Abstract).
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