Center for Environmentally
Beneficial Catalysis

Dr. David R. Corbin

Adjunct Senior Scientist
Primary office:

  • 35 years of industrial research experience
  • 62 issued US patents
  • 10 published patent applications with no equivalents to date
  • More than 130 publications
  • Co-editor of two books on porous materials
  • Board of Editors, Microporous and Mesoporous Materials, 1993 to present
  • Awarded Pedersen Medal for Scientific Excellence, DuPont Company, 2012


Ph.D. Inorganic Chemistry, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

Research Interests Include:

  • Application of inorganic materials to industrial problems
  • Zeolite and molecular sieve chemistry
  • Catalysis
  • Separations
  • Metal oxides
  • Metal fluorides
  • Hydrometallurgy
  • Ceramics

CEBC Calendar

November 7, Tuesday - CEBC Industry Colloquium
Brandon Emme, Cellulose Team Leader, ICM, Inc.
"From Moonshining to Molecules: How ICM is moving farms to biotech"
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m., 1501 Wakarusa Drive, Building B seminar room
10:00 a.m. discussion with students

November 8, Wednesday - Mandatory Lab Safety Meeting
All researchers at 1501 Wakarusa Dr. must attend

9:00 a.m. in Building B seminar room

December 5, Tuesday - CEBC Industry Colloquium
Dr. John Warner, President & Chief Technology Officer, Warner Babcock Institute for Green Chemistry
"Title TBA"

11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., Spahr Auditorium, 2 Eaton Hall, 1520 W. 15th Street

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