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Umit Ozkan

  • COE Distinguished Professor, Chemical & Biomolecular Eng
  • 151 W. Woodruff Ave
    CBEC 358
    Columbus, OH 43210
  • 614-292-6623

Honors

  • 2013

    Special Issue of Topics in Catalysis Honoring Umit Ozkan.

  • 2012

    ACS Energy and Fuels Division Distinguished Researcher Award.

  • 2012

    The Ohio State University Engineering Distinguished Professor.

  • 2012

    OSU Mortar Board Senior Honor Society Mentoring Recognition.

  • 2011

    TechColumbus Innovation Excellence Award.

  • 2011

    The Ohio State University, College of Engineering Lumley Outstanding Research Award.

  • 2011

    ACS Fellow.

  • 2010

    AAAS Fellow.

  • 2010

    Van't Hoff Institute for Molecular Sciences at the University of Amsterdam John van Geuns Lectureship Award.

  • 2010

    AICHE Fellow.

  • 2010

    Iowa State University Professional Achievement Citation in Engineering.

  • 2009

    AICHE Mentorship Excellence Award.

  • 2009

    OSU Mortar Board Senior Honor Society Mentoring Recognition.

  • 2007

    French CNRS Lectureship Award.

  • 2007

    Fulbright Senior Scholar Award.

  • 2006

    The Ohio State University, College of Engineering Lumley Outstanding Research Award.

  • 2004

    The Ohio State University, College of Engineering Scott Faculty Excellence Award.

  • 2003

    Columbus Technical Council Technical Person of the Year Award.

  • 2002

    ACS Columbus Section Chemical Research Excellence Award.

  • 2002

    METU CHemical Engineering Professor Somer Distinguished Alumni Award.

  • 2002

    Society of Women Engineers Achievement Award.

  • 2002

    Top Contributor to Advancement of Technology Award.

  • 2000

    The Ohio State University, College of Engineering Lumley Outstanding Research Award.

  • 1999

    Iowa State University College of Engineering Professional Progress Award.

  • 1999

    United Nations Transfer of Technology Through Expatriate Nationals (TOKTEN) Visiting Professorship.

  • 1999

    The Ohio State University Distinguished Scholar Award.

  • 1998

    The Ohio State University Emerging Academic Leaders Award.

  • 1998

    Pittsburgh-Cleveland Catalysis Society Outstanding Research Award.

  • 1996

    Tulane University Newcomb Lectureship.

  • 1996

    The Ohio State University, College of Engineering Lumley Outstanding Research Award.

  • 1991-1995

    NSF Woman Faculty Award for Excellence in Teaching and Research.

  • 1994-1995

    CNRS Senior Fellowship Award.

  • 1994

    Keck Outstanding Engineering Educator Award.

  • 1993

    The Ohio State University College of Engineering, The Harrison Faculty Award for Excellence in Engineering Education.

  • 1992

    Union Carbide Innovation Recognition Award.

  • 1991

    Union Carbide Innovation Recognition Award.

  • 1991

    YWCA Women of Achievement Award in Science and Technology.

  • 1991

    Lumley Outstanding Research Award.

  • 1991

    Society of Professional Engineers Outstanding Engineering Educator of Ohio Award.

  • 1990

    The Ohio State University, College of Engineering Charles E. MacQuigg Outstanding Teaching Award.

Edited Books

2008

  • U.S. Ozkan. 2008. "New Catalyst Synthesis Techniques, Special issue of Topics in Catalysis." Springer.

2003

  • U.S. Ozkan, A. Gaffney, V. Guliant. 2003. "Lower Alkane Oxidation, Special Issue of Catalysis Today." Elsevier.

1997

  • U.S. Ozkan and H.H. Kung. 1997. "Catalysis and Photocatalysis, Special Issue of Catalysis Today." Elsevier.
  • U.S. Ozkan and J.J. Spivey. 1997. "Recent Advances in NOx and SOx Reduction from Combustion Sources, Special Issue of Catalysis TOday." Elsevier.

1995

  • U.S. Ozkan, G. Marcelin, S.K. Agarwal. 1995. "Reduction of Nitrogen Oxides, ACS Symposium Book Series." American Chemical Society.

1992

  • L.S. Fan, U.S. Ozkan, S.T. Yang, J.J. Chalmers. 1992. "Gas-Liquid and Gas-Liquid-Solid Reactor Engineering, Special Issue of Chemical Engineering Science." Pergamon Press.

Chapters

2007

  • 2007. "Non-precious metal oxygen reduction catalysts for PEM fuel cells." In Catalysis, edited by Spivey, J.J.,

2003

  • 2003. "Catalytic Hydrodenitrogenation." In Encyclopedia of Catalysis, edited by Horwath. I.,

2002

  • 2002. "Catalysis: Energy, Environment and Economics." In Changing World of Chemical Engineering, edited by S. Furusaki, J. Farside, and L.S. Fan,

1991

  • 1991. "NOx Emission Control by Selective Catalytic Reduction Technique,"." In Environment and Energy, edited by Veziroglu, T.N,

Journal Articles

2015

  • Mamtani, K. and Ozkan, U.S., 2015, "Heteroatom-Doped Carbon Nanostructures as Oxygen Reduction Reaction Catalysts in Acidic Media: An Overview." Catalysis Letters 145, 436-450 - 436-450.
  • Zhao,Zhongkui; Lakshminarayanan,Nandita; Swartz,Scott,L; Arkenberg,Gene,B; Felix,Larry,G; Slimane,Rachid,B; Choi,Chun,C; Ozkan,Umit,S, 2015, "Characterization of olivine-supported nickel silicate as potential catalysts for tar removal from biomass gasification." APPLIED CATALYSIS A-GENERAL 489, 42-50 - 42-50.
  • Mamtani,Kuldeep; Ozkan,Umit,S, 2015, "Heteroatom-Doped Carbon Nanostructures as Oxygen Reduction Reaction Catalysts in Acidic Media: An Overview." CATALYSIS LETTERS 145, no. 1, 436-450 - 436-450.

2014

  • Singh,Deepika; Tian,Juan; Mamtani,Kuldeep; King,Jesaiah; Miller,Jeffrey,T; Ozkan,Unlit,S, 2014, "A comparison of N-containing carbon nanostructures (CNx) and N-coordinated iron-carbon catalysts (FeNC) for the oxygen reduction reaction in acidic media." JOURNAL OF CATALYSIS 317, 30-43 - 30-43.
  • Chen, X. , Liu,Y-S., Anne-Marie Alexander,A-M., Gallucci,, J.C., Hwang, S-J., Lingam,H.K., Huang, Z., Wang,C., Li,H., Zhao,Q., Ozkan, U.S., Shore, S.G., and Zhao, J-C., 2014, "Desolvation and dehydrogenation of solvated magnesium salts of dodecahydrododecaborate: relationship between structure and thermal decomposition." Chemistry- A European Journal 20, no. 24, 7325-7333 - 7325-7333.
  • Singh, D., Mamtani, K., Miller, J.T., Ozkan, U.S., 2014, "Use of H2S to Probe the Active Sites in FeNC Catalysts for the Oxygen Reduction Reaction (ORR) in Acidic Media." ACS Catalysis 4, 3454-3462 - 3454-3462.
  • Soykal, I.I., Sohn, H., Miller, J.T., Ozkan, U.S., 2014, "Reduction characteristics of ceria under ethanol steam reforming conditions: Effect of the particle size." ACS Catalysis 4, no. 2, 585-592 - 585-592.

2013

  • Ji, Z. ,He, M., Huang, Z.,Ozkan, U.,and Wu, Y., 2013, "Photostable p‑Type Dye-Sensitized Photoelectrochemical Cells for Water Reduction." J. Am. Chem. Soc 135, 11696-11699 - 11696-11699.

2012

  • Soykal,I,Ilgaz; Bayram,Burcu; Sohn,Hyuntae; Gawade,Preshit; Miller,Jeffrey,T; Ozkan,Umit,S, 2012, "Ethanol steam reforming over Co/CeO2 catalysts: Investigation of the effect of ceria morphology." APPLIED CATALYSIS A-GENERAL 449, 47-58 - 47-58.
  • Gawade,Preshit; Bayram,Burcu; Alexander,Anne-Marie,C; Ozkan,Umit,S, 2012, "Preferential oxidation of CO (PROX) over CoOx/CeO2 in hydrogen-rich streams: Effect of cobalt loading." APPLIED CATALYSIS B-ENVIRONMENTAL 128, 21-30 - 21-30.
  • Gawade,P.,Alexander, A.M., Clark, R. and. Ozkan, U.S., 2012, "The role of oxidation catalyst in dual catalyst after-treatment of lean-burn natural gas engine exhaust." Catalysis Today 197, 21-30 - 21-30.
  • Gawade,Preshit; Alexander,Anne-Marie,C; Silver,Ronald; Ozkan,Umit,S, 2012, "Effect of Engine Exhaust Parameters on the Hydrothermal Stability of Hydrocarbon-Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) Catalysts for Lean-Burn Systems." ENERGY & FUELS 26, no. 12, 7084-7091 - 7084-7091.
  • Song, H., Zhang, L., Ozkan, U.S.,, 2012, "The effect of Surface Acidic and Basic Properties on Ethanol Steam Reforming Performance of Co-based Catalysts." Topics in Catalysis 55, 1324-1331 - 1324-1331.

2011

  • Lakshminarayanan,Nandita; Ozkan,Umit,S, 2011, "Effect of H2O on sulfur poisoning and catalytic activity of Ni-YSZ catalysts." APPLIED CATALYSIS A-GENERAL 393, no. 1-2, 138-145 - 138-145.
  • Lakshminarayanan,Nandita; Choi,Hyunkyu; Kuhn,John,N; Ozkan,Umit,S, 2011, "Effect of additional B-site transition metal doping on oxygen transport and activation characteristics in La0.6Sr0.4(CO0.18Fe0.72X0.1)O3-delta (where X = Zn, Ni or Cu) perovskite oxides." APPLIED CATALYSIS B-ENVIRONMENTAL 103, no. 3-4, 318-325 - 318-325.
  • Biddinger,Elizabeth,J; von Deak,Dieter; Singh,Deepika; Marsh,Hilary; Tan,Bing; Knapke,Douglas,S; Ozkan,Umit,S, 2011, "Examination of Catalyst Loading Effects on the Selectivity of CNx and Pt/VC ORR Catalysts Using RRDE." JOURNAL OF THE ELECTROCHEMICAL SOCIETY 158, no. 4, B402-B409 - B402-B409.

2010

  • Song,Hua; Ozkan,Umit,S, 2010, "The role of impregnation medium on the activity of ceria-supported cobalt catalysts for ethanol steam reforming." JOURNAL OF MOLECULAR CATALYSIS A-CHEMICAL 318, no. 1-2, 21-29 - 21-29.

2009

  • Song,Hua; Tan,Bing; Ozkan,Umit,S, 2009, "Novel Synthesis Techniques for Preparation of Co/CeO2 as Ethanol Steam Reforming Catalysts." CATALYSIS LETTERS 132, no. 3-4, 422-429 - 422-429.

2007

  • Song,Hua; Zhang,Lingzhi; Ozkan,Umit,S, 2007, "Effect of synthesis parameters on the catalytic activity of CO-ZrO2 for bio-ethanol steam reforming." GREEN CHEMISTRY 9, no. 18th April 2007, 686–694 - 686–694.

2006

  • Munteanu, R.V., Oktar, N., Holmgreen, E.M., Ozkan, U.S.,, 2006, "The Role of in-situ NH3 Production in NO Reduction with CH4 over Cu-Doped Pd Catalysts." Journal of Environmental Engineering and Management 16, no. 5, 285-295 - 285-295.

2001

  • Rath,A; Aceves,E; Mitome,J; Liu,J; Ozkan,U,S; Shore,S,G, 2001, "Application of {(DMF)(10)Ln(2)[Pd(CN)(4)](3))(infinity) (Ln = Yb, Sm) as lanthanide-palladium catalyst precursors dispersed on sol-gel-TiO2 in the reduction of NO by methane in the presence of oxygen." JOURNAL OF MOLECULAR CATALYSIS A-CHEMICAL 165, no. 1-2, 103-111 - 103-111.

1997

  • Ozkan,U,S; Karakas,G; Schilf,B,T; Ang,S, 1997, "Partial oxidation of C-5 hydrocarbons to phthalic and maleic anhydrides over suboxides of vanadia: Use of dicyclopentadiene as a probe molecule." 3RD WORLD CONGRESS ON OXIDATION CATALYSIS 110, 471-480 - 471-480.
  • Kumthekar,M,W; Ozkan,U,S, 1997, "Nitric oxide reduction with methane over Pd/TiO2 catalysts .2. Isotopic labeling studies using N-15, O-18, and C-13." JOURNAL OF CATALYSIS 171, no. 1, 54-66 - 54-66.

1996

  • Zhang,L; Ozkan,U,S, 1996, "Hydrodenitrogenation of indole over NiMo sulfide catalysts." 11TH INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS ON CATALYSIS - 40TH ANNIVERSARY, PTS A AND B 101, 1223-1232 - 1223-1232.

1995

  • Zhang, L. and Ozkan, U.S.,, 1995, "Hydrodenitrogenation of Indole over NiMo Sulfide Catalysts." Studies in Surface Science and Catalysis 101, 1223-1232 - 1223-1232.

1994

  • DRISCOLL,S,A; Ozkan,U,S, 1994, "ISOTOPIC LABELING STUDIES ON OXIDATIVE COUPLING OF METHANE OVER ALKALI PROMOTED MOLYBDATE CATALYSTS." NEW DEVELOPMENTS IN SELECTIVE OXIDATION II 82, 367-375 - 367-375.

1990

  • Ozkan,U; Moctezuma,E; DRISCOLL,S,A, 1990, "TRANSIENT-RESPONSE STUDIES OF C-4 HYDROCARBON OXIDATION OVER MNMOO4/MOO3 CATALYSTS." APPLIED CATALYSIS 58, no. 2, 305-318 - 305-318.

1989

  • Ozkan,U; Gill,R,C; Smith,M,R, 1989, "MOO3 CATALYSTS PROMOTED BY MNMOO4 .1. SYNTHESIS, CHARACTERIZATION, AND SELECTIVITY IN OXIDATION OF 1-BUTENE AND 1,3-BUTADIENE TO MALEIC-ANHYDRIDE." JOURNAL OF CATALYSIS 116, no. 1, 171-183 - 171-183.

1987

  • Schrader, G.L. and Ozkan, U., 1987, "Laser Raman Microprobe Analysis of Selective Oxidation Catalysts." Microbeam Analysis 22, 128 - 128.

1986

  • Ozkan,U; Schrader,G,L, 1986, "SYNTHESIS, CHARACTERIZATION AND CATALYTIC BEHAVIOR OF COBALT MOLYBDATES FOR 1-BUTENE OXIDATION TO MALEIC-ANHYDRIDE." APPLIED CATALYSIS 23, no. 2, 327-338 - 327-338.

1985

  • Ozkan,U; Schrader,G,L, 1985, "NIMOO4 SELECTIVE OXIDATION CATALYSTS CONTAINING EXCESS MOO3 FOR THE CONVERSION OF C-4 HYDROCARBONS TO MALEIC-ANHYDRIDE .1. PREPARATION AND CHARACTERIZATION." JOURNAL OF CATALYSIS 95, no. 1, 120-136 - 120-136.
  • Ozkan,U; Schrader,G,L, 1985, "NIMOO4 SELECTIVE OXIDATION CATALYSTS CONTAINING EXCESS MOO3 FOR THE CONVERSION OF C-4 HYDROCARBONS TO MALEIC-ANHYDRIDE .3. SELECTIVE OXIDATION OF 1,3-BUTADIENE AND FURAN." JOURNAL OF CATALYSIS 95, no. 1, 147-154 - 147-154.
  • Ozkan,U; Schrader,G,L, 1985, "NIMOO4 SELECTIVE OXIDATION CATALYSTS CONTAINING EXCESS MOO3 FOR THE CONVERSION OF C-4 HYDROCARBONS TO MALEIC-ANHYDRIDE .2. SELECTIVE OXIDATION OF 1-BUTENE." JOURNAL OF CATALYSIS 95, no. 1, 137-146 - 137-146.

Unknown

  • Mamtani, K. and Ozkan, U.S., "Heteroatom-doped Carbon nanostructures as Oxygen Reduction Reaction Catalysts in Acidic Media: An Overview." Catalysis Letters

Patents

  • Ozkan,Umit,S; Watson,Rick,B. "Preparation and use of a catalyst for the oxidative dehydrogenation of lower alkanes." Patent number: 6521808
  • Ozkan,Umit,S; Watson,Junko,M. "Catalyst and method of use in the reduction of nitrogen oxides using lower hydrocarbons." Patent number: 6709643
  • Ozkan,Umit,S; Holmgreen,Erik,M; Yung,Matthew,M. "Multi-stage catalyst systems and uses thereof." Patent number: 7488462
  • Ozkan,Umit,S; Wang,Xueqin; Zhang,Lingzhi; Natesakhawat,Sittichai. "Catalyst for hydrogen production from water gas shift reaction." Patent number: 7947251
  • Ozkan,Umit,S; Holmgreen,Erik,M; Yung,Matthew,M. "Catalyst systems and uses thereof for CO removal." Patent number: 8226918