Center for Environmentally Beneficial Catalysis

Dr. David R. Corbin

Senior Adjunct Researcher
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

March 4, Thursday - Industry Colloquium 
9:00 a.m., via Zoom
Allyn Kaufmann, US Whitespace & Innovation Lead
"Serial Innovation in Consumer Heathcare - Intersection of Chemistry and the Consumer"

March 10, Wednesday - Mandatory Safety Meeting 
9:00 a.m., via Zoom
Mandatory for all CEBC researchers working at 1501 Wakarusa

March 25, Thursday - Industry Colloquium 
9:00 a.m., via Zoom
Nikola Juhasz, Global Technical Director, Sustainability
Sun Chemical Corporation, Carlstadt, NJ
"Sustainability of Packaging Industry"

April 1, Thursday - Industry Colloquium 
9:00 a.m., via Zoom
Sagar Sarsani, Project Leader
Sabic, Sugarland, TX
"Chemical Industry R&D Career Pathways"

April 12 & 13, Monday & Tuesday - Spring Advisory Boards Meeting
& Project Evaluations

1:00-3:00 p.m. each day, via Zoom
Click here to register

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