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Prof. Kieran Hodnett

Research Interests


C

rystallization of Pharmaceutical Compounds


Elucidation of the mechanism of heterogeneous crystallisation or precipitation onto excipient particles or onto pre manufactured granules


Control of the selectivity of API attachment to excipient to avoid nucleation in solution


Stabilisation of API nanoparticles through excipient-API interaction


Control of API crystallinity, orientation/morphological and polymorph selection through excipient-API interactions

Publications

Book

Book Chapter

2003
1998

The Selectivity of Active Sites on Oxide Catalysts
Cassidy, FE; Batiot, C; Hodnett, BK
Supported Reagents and Catalysts in Chemistry

1990

Selective oxidation of methyl ethly ketone over vanadium phosphorus oxide catalysts.
Mc Cullagh, E; McMonagle, JB; Hodnett, BK
Heterogeneous Catalysis and Fine Chemicals II, Poitiers Studies in Surface Science and Catalysis

1986

Synergy in catalytic reactions involving hydrogen: Possible role of surface mobile species.
Hodnett, BK; Delmon, B
Catalytic Hydrogenation: A Modern Approach.

Conference Publication

2009

TMS Annual Meeting
Powell K.A., Kirwan L.J., Hodnett K., Lawson D., Rajkeboer A.

2009

LIGHT METALS 2009
Powell, KA; Kirwan, LJ; Hodnett, K; Lawson, D; Rijkeboer, A

2006

COLL 488-Proteins in mesoporous silicates
Hudson, S; White, S; Essa, H; Goradia, D; Cooney, J; Hodnett, BK; Magner, E

2005

Journal of Crystal Growth
O'Mahony L., Zemlyanov D., Mihov M., Curtin T., Hodnett B.K.
Journal Of Crystal Growth DOI: 10.1016/j.jcrysgro.2004.11.224

2004

LIGHT METALS 2004
Raty, M; Stanton, KT; Hodnett, BK; Loan, M

1995

METHANE AND ALKANE CONVERSION CHEMISTRY
Kartheuser, B; Hodnett, BK; Zanthoff, H; Baerns, M

1993

NEW FRONTIERS IN CATALYSIS, PT C
CURTIN, T; MCMONAGLE, JB; HODNETT, BK

Other Journal

1992

Adsorbents for the Removal of Chromium from Tannery Effluents
O'Dwyer, TF; Hodnett, BK
Materials for Advanced Technology Applications, Key Engineering Materials, Trans Tech Publications, Switzerland.

Other Publication

2005
1999

Heterogeneous catalysis
Hodnett, BK; Janssen, FJJG; Niemantsverdriet, JW; Ponec, V; van Santen, RA; van Veen, JAR

1994

PARTIAL OXIDATION OF METHANE TO FORMALDEHYDE OVER VANADIA CATALYSTS - REACTION-MECHANISM
KARTHEUSER, B; HODNETT, BK; ZANTHOFF, H; BAERNS, M
ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY

1992
1992

An Automated System for Testing Heterogeneous Catalysts
Sexton, A; Hayes, M; McMonagle, JB; Hodnett, BK

Peer Reviewed Journal

2012
2011

Epitaxial growth of polymorphic systems: The case of sulfathiazole
Munroe, A; Croker, D; Hodnett, BK; Seaton, CC
Crystengcomm DOI: 10.1039/c1ce05585b

2011

In Situ Monitoring of Supersaturation and Polymorphic Form of Piracetam during Batch Cooling Crystallization
Barrett, M; Hao, HX; Maher, A; Hodnett, K; Glennon, B; Croker, D
Organic Process Research & Development DOI: 10.1021/op2000628

2011

Defocus image contrast in hexagonally-ordered mesoporous material
Nakahara, S; Tanner, DA; Hudson, S; Magner, E; Redington, W; Hodnett, K
Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics DOI: 10.1039/c0cp01141j

2010
2009

Kinetics and mechanisms of the hydrothermal crystallization of calcium titanate species
Croker, D and Loan, M and Hodnett, BK
Crystal Growth and Design

2008

Desilication reactions at digestion conditions: an in situ X-ray diffraction study
Croker, D and Loan, M and Hodnett, BK
Crystal Growth and Design

2008
2007

Chloroperoxidase on periodic mesoporous organosilanes: Immobilization and reuse
Hudson, S; Cooney, J; Hodnett, BK; Magner, E
Chemistry Of Materials DOI: 10.1021/cm070180c

2006

Quantitative TEM analysis of a hexagonal mesoporous silicate structure
Hudson, S; Tanner, DA; Redington, W; Magner, E; Hodnett, K; Nakahara, S
Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics DOI: 10.1039/b605581h

2006

Crystallization of spray-dried lactose/protein mixtures in humid air
Barham, AS; Haque, MK; Roos, YH; Hodnett, BK
Journal Of Crystal Growth DOI: 10.1016/j.jcrysgro.2006.08.006

2006

Characteristics of a mesoporous silicate immobilized trypsin bioreactor in organic media
Goradia, D; Cooney, J; Hodnett, BK; Magner, E
Biotechnology Progress DOI: 10.1021/bp050334y

2006

Crystalization of spray-dried lactose/protein mixtures in huid air
Barham, AS; Haque, Md K; Roos, YH; Hodnett, BK
Journal Of Crystal Growth

2005

Methodology for the immobilization of enzymes onto mesoporous materials.
Hudson S, Magner E, Cooney J, Hodnett BK
The journal of physical chemistry. B DOI: 10.1021/jp052102n

2005

The Effect of Amino Acid Additives on the Crystallisation of L-Glutamic Acid
Cashell, C; Corcoran, D; Hodnett, BK
Journal Of Crystal Growth DOI: DOI: 10.1039/c3sm27130g

2005

Factors limiting selectivity in C3 and C4 amm(oxidation) reactions
Costine, A; Hodnett, BK
Applied Catalysis A : General

2005

In situ time-resolved synchrotron diffraction studies of high temperature Bayer digestion
Loan, M and Loughlin, B and Haines, J and Croker, D and Fennell, M and Hodnett, BK
Alumina Quality Workshop

2005

Effect of amino acid additives on the crystallization of L-glutamic acid
Cashell, C; Corcoran, D; Hodnett, BK
Crystal Growth & Design DOI: 10.1021/cg049712h

2005

Methodology for the immobilization of enzymes onto mesoporous materials
Hudson, S; Magner, E; Cooney, J; Hodnett, BK
Journal Of Physical Chemistry B DOI: 10.1021/jp052102n

2005

The adsorption characteristics, activity and stability of trypsin onto mesoporous silicates
Goradia, D; Cooney, J; Hodnett, BK; Magner, E
Journal Of Molecular Catalysis B-Enzymatic DOI: 10.1016/j.molcatb.2004.12.007

2004

The effect of Amino Acid Additives on the Crystallisation of L-Glutamic Acid.
Cashell, C; Corcoran, D; Hodnett, K
Crystal Growth And Design

2004

Electronic structure of the extended vanadyl pyrophosphate (100) surface
Thompson, DJ; Ciobica, IM; Hodnett, BK; van Santen, RA; Fanning, MO
Catalysis Today DOI: 10.1016/j.cattod.2004.03.030

2004

In-Situ X-ray Diffraction Studies of the Crystallisation of VOHPO4?.5H2O
O'Mahony, L; Sutton, D; Hodnett, BK
Catalysis Today

2003

Inclusion of the stable form of a polymorph within crystals of its metastable form
Cashell, C; Sutton, D; Corcoran, D; Hodnett, BK
Crystal Growth & Design DOI: 10.1021/cg034094a

2003

Crystallisation of VOHPO4 center dot 0.5H(2)O in the presence of a surfactant
O'Mahony, L; Zemlyanov, D; Smith, ME; Hodnett, BK
Applied Catalysis A-General DOI: 10.1016/S0926-860X(03)00362-4

2003

A DFT periodic study of the vanadyl pyrophosphate (100) surface
Thompson, DJ; Ciobica, IM; Hodnett, BK; van Santen, RA; Fanning, MO
Surface Science DOI: 10.1016/j.susc.2003.10.024

2003

Adsorption and activity of proteins onto mesoporous silica
Deere, J; Magner, E; Wall, JG; Hodnett, BK
Catalysis Letters DOI: 10.1023/A:1022156405117

2003

Phase evolution during crystallisation of VOHPO4?.5H2O in the presence of surfactant
O'Mahony, L; Zemlyanov, D; Smith, ME; Hodnett, BK
Applied Catalysis A : General

2003

The interplay of electrostatic and covalent effects in 1-butene oxidation over vanadyl pyrophosphate
Thompson, DJ; Fanning, MO; Hodnett, BK
Journal Of Molecular Catalysis A-Chemical DOI: 10.1016/S1381-1169(03)00459-X

2003
2003

Stability of MCM-48 in aqueous solution as a function of pH
Doyle, A; Hodnett, BK
Microporous And Mesoporous Materials DOI: 10.1016/S1387-1811(03)00431-1

2003

Oxidation of ABTS by silicate-immobilized cytochrome c in nonaqueous solutions
Deere, J; Magner, E; Wall, JG; Hodnett, BK
Biotechnology Progress DOI: 10.1021/bp0340537

2003

The interplay of electrostatic and covalent effects in I-butene oxidation over vanadyl pyrophosphate
Thompson, DJ; Fanning, MO; Hodnett, BK
Journal Of Molecular Catalysis A-Chemical

2003

Transesterification catalyzed by trypsin supported on MCM-41
Gomez, JM; Deere, J; Goradia, D; Cooney, J; Magner, E; Hodnett, BK
Catalysis Letters DOI: 10.1023/A:1024057605239

2002

Mechanistic and structural features of protein adsorption onto mesoporous silicates
Deere, J; Magner, E; Wall, JG; Hodnett, BK
Journal Of Physical Chemistry B DOI: 10.1021/jp0139484

2002

The Mechanistic and Structural Features of Protein Adsorption onto Mesoporous Silicates
Deere, J; Magner, E; Wall, JG; Hodnett, BK
Journal Of Physical Chemistry B

2002

Structural and Mechanistic Studies of Proteins Adsorbed on to Mesoporous Silicates
Deere, J; Magner, E; Wall, JG; Hodnett, BK
Journal Of Physical Chemistry B

2001

Adsorption of Cytochrome C onto Mesoporous Silicates
Deere, J; Magner, E; Wall, JG; Hodnett, BK
Studies In Surface Science And Catalysis

2001

Preparation and use of a mesoporous silicate material for the removal of tetramethyl ammonium hydroxide (TMAH) from aqueous solution
Kelleher, BP; Doyle, AM; O'Dwyer, TF; Hodnett, BK
Journal Of Chemical Technology And Biotechnology DOI: 10.1002/jctb.508

2001

The role of acid site strength in the Beckmann rearrangement
O'Sullivan, P; Forni, L; Hodnett, BK
Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research DOI: 10.1021/ie000673q

2001

Adsorption and activity of cytochrome c on mesoporous silicates
Deere, J; Magner, E; Wall, JG; Hodnett, BK
Chemical Communications DOI: 10.1039/b009478l

2001

The Preparation and Use of a Mesoporous Silicate Material for the Removal of Tetramethyl Ammonium Hydroxide (TMAH) from Aqueous Solution
Kelleher, BK; Doyle, AM; O'Dwyer, TF; Hodnett, BK
Journal Of Chemical Technology And Biotechnology

2001

Adsorption of Cytochrome c onto Mesoporous Silicates.
Deere, J; Magner, E; Wall, JG; Hodnett, BK
Studies In Surface Science And Catalysis

2000

Synthesis and catalytic evaluation of new metallophosphate oxynitrides MPON (M = Al, Ga, Ti)
Peltier-Baron, V; Marchand, R; O'Malley, A; Hodnett, BK
Nitrides And Oxynitrides

2000

Synthesis and evaluation of New Metallophospohate Oxynitrides MPON (M-Al, Ga, Ti)
Peltier-Baron, V; Marchand, R; O'Malley, A; Hodnett, BK
Material Science Forum

2000
1999

Heterogeneous Catalysis
Hodnett, BK, Janssen, FJJG; Niemansverdriet, JW; Ponec, V; van Santen, RA; vanVeen, JAR
Studies In Surface Science And Catalysis

1998
1998

Limiting factors in the selective oxidation of C4 hydrocarbons
Cassidy F.E., Hodnett B.K.
Erdoel Erdgas Kohle

1998

Reductive regeneration of sulfated CuO/Al2O3 catalyst-sorbents in hydrogen, methane and steam
Macken, C; Hodnett, BK
Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research DOI: 10.1021/ie970870y

1998
1997

Selectivity of active sites on oxide catalysts
Batiot, C; Cassidy, FE; Doyle, AM; Hodnett, BK
3rd World Congress On Oxidation Catalysis

1997

Catalytic destruction of volatile organic compounds on platinum/zeolite
O'Malley, A; Hodnett, BK
3rd World Congress On Oxidation Catalysis

1997
1996

Development of a Copper Based Catalytic Material for Simltanaous De SOx and De NOx.
Paparatto, G; Jaeger, P; Marella, M; Centi, G; Hodnett, BK
Odours And Voc'S J.

1996
1995

RECOVERY OF CHROMIUM FROM TANNERY EFFLUENTS USING A REDOX ADSORPTION APPROACH
ODWYER, TF; HODNETT, BK
Journal Of Chemical Technology And Biotechnology DOI: 10.1002/jctb.280620105

1995

DEVELOPMENT OF COPPER-ON-ALUMINA CATALYTIC MATERIALS FOR THE CLEANUP OF FLUE-GAS AND THE DISPOSAL OF DILUTED AMMONIUM-SULFATE SOLUTIONS
CENTI, G; HODNETT, BK; JAEGER, P; MACKEN, C; MARELLA, M; TOMASELLI, M; PAPARATTO, G; PERATHONER, S
Journal Of Materials Research DOI: 10.1557/JMR.1995.0553

1994

DIACETYL SYNTHESIS BY THE DIRECT PARTIAL OXIDATION OF METHYL ETHYL KETONE OVER VANADIUM-OXIDE CATALYSTS
MCCULLAGH, E; RIGAS, NC; GLEAVES, JT; HODNETT, BK
New Developments In Selective Oxidation Ii

1994

Diacetyl synthesis by the direct partial oxidation of methyl ethyl ketone over vanadium oxide catalysts
McCullagh E., Rigas N.C., Gleaves J.T., Hodnett B.K.
Studies In Surface Science And Catalysis DOI: 10.1016/S0167-2991(08)63483-7

1993

A Kinetic Study of the Selective Oxidation of Butan-2-one to Diacetyl over Vanadium Phosphorus Oxide Catalysts.
Mc Cullagh, E; McMonagle, JB; Hodnett, BK
Applied Catalysis A : General

1993
1993

A Kinetic Study of the Selective Oxidation of Butan-2-one to Diacetyl Over Vanadium Phosphorus Oxide Catalysts
Mc Cullagh, E; McMonagle, JB; Hodnett, BK
Applied Catalysis A : General

1992

Adsorbents for the Removal of Chromium from Effluents.
O'Dwyer, T; Hodnett, BK
Key Engineering Materials

1992

An Automated System for Testing Heterogeneous Catalysts.
Sexton, A; Hayes, M; McMonagle, JB; Hodnett, BK
Irish Chemical And Processing Journal

1992

Selective Oxidation of Methane to Formaldehyde: A Comparison of the Role of Promoters in Hydrocarbon Rich and Lean Conditions
Kennedy, M; Sexton, A; Kartheuser, B; Mac Giolla Coda, E; McMonagle, JB; Hodnett, BK
Catalysis Today

1992

Selective oxidation of methane to formaldehyde: Comparison of the role of promotors in hydrocarbon rich and lean conditions.
Kennedy, M; Sexton, A; Kartheuser, B; Mac Giolla Coda, E; McMonagle, JB; Hodnett, BK
Catalysis Today

1992
1991

TEMPERATURE-PROGRAMMED REDUCTION AND X-RAY PHOTOELECTRON-SPECTROSCOPY OF COPPER-OXIDE ON ALUMINA FOLLOWING EXPOSURE TO SULFUR-DIOXIDE AND OXYGEN
KARTHEUSER, B; HODNETT, BK; RIVA, A; CENTI, G; MATRALIS, H; RUWET, M; GRANGE, P; PASSARINI, N
Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research DOI: 10.1021/ie00057a008

1991

Selective Oxidation of Methyl Ethyl Ketone to Diacetyl Over Vanadium Phosphorus Oxide Catalysts.
McCullagh E., McMonagle J.B., Hodnett B.K.
Studies In Surface Science And Catalysis DOI: 10.1016/S0167-2991(08)61151-9

1990

Simultaneous removal of SO2 and NOx from flue gases: Catalytst design and reactor performance.
Centi, G; Riva, A; Passarini, N; Brambilla, G; Hodnett, BK; Delmon, B; Ruwet, M
Chemical Engineering Science

1989

Influence of support and additives on the selective oxidation of methane on molybdena catalysts
MacGiolla Coda, E; Mulhall, E; van Hoek, R; Hodnett, BK
Catalysis Today

1986

X-RAY PHOTOELECTRON-SPECTROSCOPY OF SULFUR-CONTAINING NI/SIO2 CATALYSTS
MONTES, M; GENET, M; HODNETT, BK; STONE, WE; DELMON, B
Bulletin Des Societes Chimiques Belges

1984

Influence of metal support interactions on the stability of Ni/SiO2 catalysts during cyclic oxidation-reduction treatements
Montes, M; Soupart, B; de Saedeleer, M; Hodnett, BK; Delmon, B
J. Chem. Soc. Faraday Trans. 1

1984

Influence of sulfidation temperature on the dispersion and activity of cobalt-molybdenum catalysts supported on alumina.
Prada Silva, R; Beuken, JM; Bertrand, P; Hodnett, BK; Delannay, F; Delmon, B
Bull. Soc. Chim. Belg.

1984

Influence of metal support interactions on the dispersion,distribution, reducibility and catalytic activity of Ni/SiO2 catalysts.
Montes, M; Penneman de Bosscheyde, CH; Hodnett, BK; Delannay, F; Grange, P; Delmon, B
Applied Catalysis A : General

1983
1981

Dehydrogenation versus dehydration of aliphatic alcohols on metal oxides - Faraday Discuss Chem. Soc.
Cunningham, J; Hodnett, BK; Ilyas, M; Tobin, J; Leahy, EM; Fierro, JLG
Fems Microbiology Letters

1977

Selective oxidation of alcohols on UV-illuminated metal oxides.
Cunningham, J; Hodnett, BK; Walker, A
Proceedings Royal Irish Academy, Section A