Chapter 5. Fine Chemicals from Renewables

  1. Prof. Gabriele Centi3 and
  2. Prof. Dr. Rutger A. van Santen4
  1. Herman van Bekkum1 and
  2. Leendert Maat2

Published Online: 22 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9783527621118.ch5

Catalysis for Renewables: From Feedstock to Energy Production

Catalysis for Renewables: From Feedstock to Energy Production

How to Cite

van Bekkum, H. and Maat, L. (2007) Fine Chemicals from Renewables, in Catalysis for Renewables: From Feedstock to Energy Production (eds G. Centi and R. A. van Santen), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527621118.ch5

Editor Information

  1. 3

    University of Messina, Department of Industrial Chemistry and Engineering of Materials, Salita Sperone 31, 98166 Messina, Italy

  2. 4

    Eindhoven University of Technology, Schuit Institute of Catalysis, Laboratory of Inorganic Chemistry and Catalysis, P.O. Box 513, 5600 MB Eindhoven, The Netherlands

Author Information

  1. 1

    Delft University of Technology, DelftChem Tech, Self Assembling Systems, Julianalaan 136, 2628 BL Delft, The Netherlands

  2. 2

    Delft University of Technology, Biocatalysis and Organic Chemistry, Julianalaan 136, 2628 BL Delft, The Netherlands

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 22 AUG 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527317882

Online ISBN: 9783527621118

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Keywords:

  • catalysis for renewables;
  • fine chemicals from renewables;
  • vanillin;
  • monoterpenes;
  • alkaloids;
  • steroids;
  • enantioselective catalysis;
  • artimisinine;
  • tamiflu

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Vanillin

  • Monoterpenes

  • Alkaloids

  • Steroids

  • Enantioselective Catalysis

  • Artimisinine

  • Tamiflu

  • Final Remarks

  • References