Akalanka Tennakoon

Contact

Dept:CHEM
Email:akalanka@iastate.edu
Office:1605 Gilman
2415 Osborn Dr.
Ames IA
50011-1021
Phone:515-294-6342

Bio

Illinois Institute of Technology, Chemical Engineering, May 2018

Publications

  1. Tennakoon, A.; Wu, X.; Paterson, A. L.; Patnaik, S.; Pei, Y.; LaPointe, A. M.; Ammal, S. C.; Hackler, R. A.; Heyden, A.; Slowing, I. I.; Coates, G. W.; Delferro, M.; Peters, B.; Huang, W.; Sadow, A. D.; Perras, F. A., "Catalytic Upcycling of High-Density Polyethylene Via a Processive Mechanism." Nature Catalysis 2020, 3, 893-901. DOI:10.1038/s41929-020-00519-4
  2. Celik, G.; Kennedy, R. M.; Hackler, R. A.; Ferrandon, M.; Tennakoon, A.; Patnaik, S.; LaPointe, A. M.; Ammal, S. C.; Heyden, A.; Perras, F. A.; Pruski, M.; Scott, S. L.; Poeppelmeier, K. R.; Sadow, A. D.; Delferro, M., "Upcycling Single-Use Polyethylene into High-Quality Liquid Products." ACS Central Science 2019, 5, 1795-1803. DOI:10.1021/acscentsci.9b00722