Furan production from glycolaldehyde over HZSM-5

Furan production from glycolaldehyde over HZSM-5, Seonah Kim, Tabitha J. Evans, Calvin Mukarakate, Lintao Bu, Gregg T. Beckham, Mark R. Nimlos, Robert S. Paton and David J. Robichaud, ACS Sustainable Chem. Eng., 4(5), 2615-2623 (2016).

Ethanol Dehydration in HZSM-5 studied by Density Functional Theory: Evidence for Concerted Process

Ethanol Dehydration in HZSM-5 studied by Density Functional Theory: Evidence for Concerted Process, Seonah Kim†, David J. Robichaud, Gregg T. Beckham, Robert S. Paton, and Mark R. Nimlos†, J. Phys. Chem. A 119 (15), 3604-3614 (2015).

Carbocation Stability in H-ZSM-5 at High Temperature

Carbocation Stability in H-ZSM-5 at High Temperature, Glen A. Ferguson, Lei Cheng, Lintao Bu, Seonah Kim, David J. Robichaud, Mark R. Nimlos, Larry A. Curtiss, Gregg T. Beckham, J. Phys. Chem. A. 119, 11397-11405 (2015).

Structural and electronic snapshots during the transition from a Cu(II) to Cu(I) metal center of a lytic polysaccharide monooxygenase by X-ray photo-reduction

Structural and electronic snapshots during the transition from a Cu(II) to Cu(I) metal center of a lytic polysaccharide monooxygenase by X-ray photo-reduction, Mikael Gudmundsson*, Seonah Kim*, Miao Wu*, Takuya Ishida, Majid Hadadd Momeni, Gustav Vaaje-Kolstad, Daniel Lundberg, Antoine Royant, Jerry Ståhlberg, Vincent G.H. Eijsink, Gregg T. Beckham, and Mats Sandgren, JBC 289, 18782-18792 (2014) (* denotes equal author contributions).

Crystal structure of glycoside hydrolase family 127 β-l-arabinofuranosidase from Bifidobacterium longum

Crystal structure of glycoside hydrolase family 127 β-l-arabinofuranosidase from Bifidobacterium longum, Tasuku Ito*, Kyo Saikawa*, Seonah Kim*, Kiyotaka Fujita, Akihiro Ishiwata, Sophon Kaeothip, Takatoshi Arakawa, Takyoshi Wakagi, Gregg T. Beckhame, Yukishige Ito, Shinya Fushinobu, Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. 447, 32-37 (2014) (* denotes equal author contributions).

Quantum Mechanical Calculations suggest that Lytic Polysaccharide Monooxygenases employ a Copper-oxyl, Oxygen-rebound Mechanism

Quantum Mechanical Calculations suggest that Lytic Polysaccharide Monooxygenases employ a Copper-oxyl, Oxygen-rebound Mechanism, Seonah Kim, Mats Sandgren, Jerry Ståhlberg, Robert S. Paton, Gregg T. Beckham, PNAS 111, 149-154 (2014)

A Mechanistic Investigation of Acid-Catalyzed Cleavage of Aryl-Ether Linkages: Implications for Lignin Depolymerization in Acidic Environments

A Mechanistic Investigation of Acid-Catalyzed Cleavage of Aryl-Ether Linkages: Implications for Lignin Depolymerization in Acidic Environments, Matthew R. Sturgeon*, Seonah Kim*, Kelsey Lawrence, Robert S. Paton, Stephen C. Chmely, Mark Nimlos, Thomas D. Foust, Gregg T. Beckham, ACS Sustainable Chem. Eng., 2, 472-485 (2014) (* denotes equal author contributions).

Crystal structure and computational characterization of the lytic polysaccharide monooxygenase GH61D from the basidiomycota fungus Phanerochaete chrysosporium

Crystal structure and computational characterization of the lytic polysaccharide monooxygenase GH61D from the basidiomycota fungus Phanerochaete chrysosporium, Miao Wu, Gregg T. Beckham, Anna M. Larsson, Takuya Ishida, Seonah Kim, Christina M. Payne, Michael E. Himmel, Michael F. Crowley, Svein J. Horn, Bjorge Westereng, Kiyohiko Igarashi, Masahiro Samejima, Jerry Stahlberg, Vincent G. H. Eijsink, Mats Sandgren, J. Biol. Chem. 288, 12828-12839 (2013).

Diels-Alder Reactivities of Strained and Unstrained Cycloalkenes with Normal and Inverse-Electron-Demand Dienes: Activation Barriers and Distortion/Interaction Analysis

Diels-Alder Reactivities of Strained and Unstrained Cycloalkenes with Normal and Inverse-Electron-Demand Dienes: Activation Barriers and Distortion/Interaction Analysis, Fang Liu, Robert S. Paton, Seonah Kim, Yong Liang, K. N. Houk, JACS 135(41), 156442-15649 (2013).

Aromatic Claisen Rearrangements of O-Phrenylated Tyrosine and Model Prenyl Aryl Ethers: Computational Study of the Role of Water on Acceleration of Claisen Rearrangements

Aromatic Claisen Rearrangements of O-Phrenylated Tyrosine and Model Prenyl Aryl Ethers: Computational Study of the Role of Water on Acceleration of Claisen Rearrangements, Silvia Osuna, Seonah Kim, Guillaume Bollot, K. N. Houk, Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2823-2831 (2013).