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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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Rex E Murray
Bio-oils Research
Chemistry

Phone: (309) 681-6532
Fax: (309) 681-6524
Room 2048

1815 N. UNIVERSITY
PEORIA , IL 61604

Projects
Industrial Monomers and Polymers from Plant Oils
Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 427292
Value-added Bio-oil Products and Processes
Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 429181

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Analysis and properties of the decarboxylation products of oleic acid by catalytic triruthenium dodecacarbonyl -
Moser, B.R., Knothe, G., Walter, E.L., Murray, R.E., Dunn, R.O., Doll, K.M. 2016. Analysis and properties of the decarboxylation products of oleic acid by catalytic triruthenium dodecacarbonyl. Energy and Fuels. 30(9):7443-7451.
Biobased lubricant additives -
Improvement of ruthenium based decarboxylation of carboxylic acids -
Biobased extreme pressure additives: Structure-property considerations -
Biresaw, G., Bantchev, G.B., Murray, R.E. 2016. Biobased extreme pressure additives: Structure-property considerations [abstract]. 21st International Symposium on Surfactants in Solution (SIS2016). p. 5.
Radical-initiated reaction of methyl linoleate with dialkyl phosphites -
Bantchev, G.B., Biresaw, G., Palmquist, D.E., Murray, R.E. 2016. Radical-initiated reaction of methyl linoleate with dialkyl phosphites. Journal of the American Oil Chemists' Society. 93(6):859-868.
Biobased lubricant additives derived from limonene -
Biresaw, G., Bantchev, G.B., Murray, R.E. 2016. Biobased lubricant additives derived from limonene [abstract]. Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers Annual Meeting & Expo, Session 5F: Non-Ferrous Metals II: Biobased Lubricants. p. 115
Improvement of lubricant materials using ruthenium isomerization Reprint Icon -
Doll, K.M., Walter, E.L., Bantchev, G.B., Jackson, M.A., Murray, R.E., Rich, J.O. 2016. Improvement of lubricant materials using ruthenium isomerization. Chemical Engineering Communications. 203(7):901-907.
Pressure-viscosity coefficient of biobased lubricants -
A novel biobased plasticizer of epoxidized cardanol glycidylether: Synthesis and application in soft poly(vinyl chloride) films Reprint Icon -
Chen, J., Liu, Z., Jiang, J., Nie, X., Zhou, Y., Murray, R.E. 2015. A novel biobased plasticizer of epoxidized cardanol glycidyl ether: Synthesis and application in soft poly(vinyl chloride) films. RSC Advances. 5:56171-56180.
Biobased thioethers as metal-absorbing ligands -
Murray, R.E., Bantchev, G.B., Dunn, R.O., Ascherl, K.L., Doll, K.M. 2015. Biobased thioethers as metal-absorbing ligands [abstract]. Pacifichem 2015 - The International Chemical Congress of Pacific Basin Societies, December 15-20, 2015, Honolulu, HI. ORGN 2148.
Advancements of pennycress as a biofuel and the synthesis of estolides thereof -
Cermak, S.C., Isbell, T., Evangelista, R.L., Moser, B.R., Murray, R.E. 2015. Advancements of pennycress as a biofuel and the synthesis of estolides thereof [abstract]. Pacifichem 2015 - The International Chemical Congress of Pacific Basin Societies, December 15-20, 2015, Honolulu, HI. ENRG 546.
Synthesis and physical properties of new coco-oleic estolide branched esters Reprint Icon -
Cermak, S.C., Bredsguard, J.W., Roth, K.L., Thompson, T., Feken, K.A., Isbell, T.A., Murray, R.E. 2015. Synthesis and physical properties of new coco-oleic estolide branched esters. Industrial Crops and Products. 74:171-177.
Synthesis and physical properties of new coco-oleic dimer and trimer plus estolide branched esters -
Cermak, S.C., Bredsguard, J.W., Isbell, T., Murray, R.E. 2015. Synthesis and physical properties of new coco-oleic dimer and trimer plus estolide branched esters [abstract]. Annual Meeting and Expo of the American Oil Chemists' Society. IOP-P1, p. 15.
Three approaches to fuels from fatty compounds -
Knothe, G.H., Doll, K.M., Moser, B.R., Murray, R.E. 2015. Three approaches to fuels from fatty compounds [abstract]. Annual Meeting and Expo of the American Oil Chemists' Society.
"Decarbonization" of an imino N-heterocyclic carbene via triple benzyl migration from hafnium Reprint Icon -
Prema, D., Mathota Arachchige, Y.L.N., Murray, R.E., Slaughter, L. 2015. Decarbonization of an imino N-heterocyclic carbene via triple benzyl migration from hafnium. ChemComm. 51(13):6753-6756.
Using ruthenium-based isomerization to improve properties of bio-based materials -
Producing monomers and polymers from plant oils -
Doll, K.M., Moser, B.R., Liu, Z., Murray, R.E. 2016. Producing monomers and polymers from plant oils. In: Sharma, B.K., Biresaw, G., editors. Environmentally Friendly and Biobased Lubricants. Boca Raton: CRC Press. p. 79-98.
Synthesis and physical properties of pennycress estolides and esters -
Cermak, S.C., Durham, A.L., Isbell, T.A., Evangelista, R.L., Murray, R.E. 2015. Synthesis and physical properties of pennycress estolides and esters. Industrial Crops and Products. 67:179-184.
Fuel properties of heptadecene isomers prepared via tandem isomerization-decarboxylation of oleic acid -
Moser, B.R., Murray, R.E., Doll, K.M. 2015. Fuel properties of heptadecene isomers prepared via tandem isomerization-decarboxylation of oleic acid [abstract]. Proceedings of American Chemical Society National Meeting, Energy and Fuels Division, ENFL 323, p. 148.
Tandem isomerization-decarboxylation of unsaturated fatty acids to olefins via ruthenium metal-as-ligand catalysts -
Murray, R.E., Walter, E.L., Doll, K.M. 2015. Tandem isomerization-decarboxylation of unsaturated fatty acids to olefins via ruthenium metal-as-ligand catalysts [abstract]. American Chemical Society National Meeting, Catalysis Science and Technology Division, CATL 239. p. 97.
Fuel properties of heptadecene isomers prepared via tandem isomerization-decarboxylation of oleic acid -
Moser, B.R., Doll, K.M., Murray, R.E., Knothe, G.H. 2015. Fuel properties of heptadecene isomers prepared via tandem isomerization-decarboxylation of oleic acid [abstract]. Annual Meeting and Expo of the American Oil Chemists' Society. Abstract No. 61704.
Comparative assay of antioxidant packages for dimer of estolide esters Reprint Icon -
Cermak, S.C., Bredsguard, J.W., Dunn, R.O., Thompson, T., Feken, K.A., Roth, K.L., Kenar, J.A., Isbell, T.A., Murray, R.E. 2014. Comparative assay of antioxidant packages for dimer of estolide esters. Journal of the American Oil Chemists' Society. 91:2101-2109.
Tandem isomerization-decarboxylation for converting alkenoic fatty acids into alkenes Reprint Icon -
Murray, R.E., Walter, E.L., Doll, K.M. 2014. Tandem isomerization-decarboxylation for converting alkenoic fatty acids into alkenes. American Chemical Society (ACS) Catalysis. 4:3517-3520.
Bio-olefins from unsaturated fatty acids via tandem catalysis -
Murray, R.E., Walter, E.L., Doll, K.M. 2014. Bio-olefins from unsaturated fatty acids via tandem catalysis [abstract]. Asia-Pacific Resilience Innovation Summit and Expo, 9/15/14-9/17/14, Honolulu, HI. www.islandsconnect.com/program. Poster 108.
Bio-olefins via tandem isomerization-decarboxylation catalysis upon fatty acids -
Thiol-ene and H-phosphonate-ene reactions for lipid modifications -
Bantchev, G.B., Cermak, S.C., Biresaw, G., Appell, M., Kenar, J.A., Murray, R.E. 2015. Thiol-ene and H-phosphonate-ene reactions for lipid modifications. In: Liu, Z., Kraus, G., editors. Green Materials from Plant Oils. 1st edition. Cambridge, UK: RSC Publishing. p. 59-92.
Synthesis and physical properties of new estolide esters -
Cermak, S.C., Bredsguard, J.W., Isbell, T., Murray, R.E. 2014. Synthesis and physical properties of new estolide esters. Annual Meeting and Expo of the American Oil Chemists' Society. p. 65.
Physical proprieties of low viscosity estolide 2-ethylhexyl esters -
Cermak, S.C., Bredsguard, J.W., John, B.L., Thompson, K., Thompson, T., Isbell, K.N., Feken, K.A., Isbell, T., Murray, R.E. 2013. Physical proprieties of low viscosity estolide 2-ethylhexyl esters. Journal of the American Oil Chemists' Society. 90:1895-1902.
Heavy metal absorbing Thioether-functionalized ligands derived from vegetable oils -
Murray, R.E., Bantchev, G.B., Dunn, R.O., Ascherl, K.L., Doll, K.M. 2013. Heavy metal absorbing Thioether-functionalized ligands derived from vegetable oils [abstract]. American Chemical Society National Meeting & Exposition, September 8-12, 2013, Indianapolis, IN.
Thioether-functionalized vegetable oils: Metal-absorbing biobased ligands -
Murray, R.E., Bantchev, G.B., Dunn, R.O., Ascherl, K.L., Doll, K.M. 2013. Thioether-functionalized vegetable oils: Metal-absorbing biobased ligands. ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering. 1:562-565.
Synthesis and physical properties of new estolide esters -
Cermak, S.C., Bredsguard, J.W., John, B.L., McCalvin, J.S., Thompson, T., Isbell, K.N., Feken, K.A., Isbell, T., Murray, R.E. 2013. Synthesis and physical properties of new estolide esters. Industrial Crops and Products. 46:386-391.
Bismuth(III) trifluoromethanesulfonate catalyzed ring opening reaction of mono epoxy oleochemicals to form keto and diketo derivatives -
Doll, K.M., Bantchev, G.B., Murray, R.E. 2013. Bismuth(III) trifluoromethanesulfonate catalyzed ring opening reaction of mono epoxy oleochemicals to form keto and diketo derivatives. ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering. 1:39-45.
New crop oils - Properties as potential lubricants -
Cermak, S.C., Biresaw, G., Isbell, T., Evangelista, R.L., Murray, R.E. 2012. New crop oils - Properties as potential lubricants [abstract]. Association for the Advancement of Industrial Crops Conference. p. 53.
Lubrication properties of new crop oils -
Cermak, S.C., Biresaw, G., Isbell, T., Evangelista, R.L., Vaughn, S.F., Murray, R.E. 2013. Lubrication properties of new crop oils. Proceedings of Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers Annual Meeting & Exhibition, May 5-9, 2013, Detroit, Michigan. p. 68. [CDROM].
New crop oils - Properties as potential lubricants -
Cermak, S.C., Biresaw, G., Isbell, T.A., Evangelista, R.L., Vaughn, S.F., Murray, R.E. 2013. New crop oils - Properties as potential lubricants. Industrial Crops and Products. 44:232-239.
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