Table of Contents
New Chem & ChemEng Faculty Publications
Updated weekly, below are new articles by faculty in Stanford's Chemistry Department and Chemical Engineering Department from the Web of Science (WoS) database. Only users with a current SUNet ID can view full WoS records.
New Stanford Chemical Engineering Dept. theses
Alloyed and chemically modified metal catalysts for the electrochemical reduction of CO2 [electronic resource]
Atomic layer deposition of earth abundant electrocatalysts for the oxygen evolution reaction [electronic resource]
Computational insight into catalytic hydrogenation of nitrogen and carbon monoxide [electronic resource]
Futurity: news from leading research universities
- Prosthesis users make best prosthesis teachers
- Trust in the media may hinge on your hometown
- Some cultures say memory improves with age
- Did Bronze Age Brits mummify their dead?
- Why conversation gets tough at a crowded party
- Rerouted nerves let paralyzed people use hands
- Being healthy or not might depend on your dad
- Does fracking boost risk of preterm birth?
- Quit smoking: This drug works faster for women
- Housing boom was a bust for African Americans
This page contains information to help you stay up-to-date. It includes alerting services that will notify you when newly added items in a database match your search criteria, current awareness publications that you can browse or search, and calendars to meetings and events.
As part of the process, determine where you want to store citations of interest. For example, consider saving citations in a bibliography management tool. Do you want to have alerts sent to you by email? Or, do you want to use an RSS news feed aggregator like Feedly to provide access to new items.
Current awareness publications
Below is a selected list of databases. For a more comprehensive list of chemistry and chemical engineering databases at Stanford, please see: http://library.stanford.edu/swain/databases/databases-z
New eBooks in TPs
In the Library of Congress Classification System, TP is used for Chemical Engineering materials.
Latest print books received at the Swain Library
Diana, Patrizia, and Girolamo Cirrincione. Biosynthesis of Heterocycles: From Isolation to Gene Cluster. Hoboken, New Jersey : Wiley, .
Rao, C. N. R., and Kanishka Biswas. Essentials of Inorganic Materials Synthesis. Hoboken, New Jersey : Wiley, 
Baykoucheva, Svetla, Managing Scientific Information and Research Data. Waltham, MA : Chandos Publishing, an imprint of Elsevier, 
Below is a list of the latest print books received at the Swain Library.
Featured ebook collection
Selected Library of Congress Subject Headings are grouped into four broad categories below.
When you click on a link, a saved search is run in SearchWorks showing you items the library has acquired to date that was given that subject heading.
General Chemical Engineering
- Biochemical Engineering
- Industrial Microbiology
- Microbial Biotechnology
- Pharmaceutical Biotechnology
If there are other subjects that you'd like to have added to this list, please contact Grace Baysinger (graceb[at]stanford.edu).
- Thermoelectric Properties of Solution Synthesized Nanostructured Materials
- Computational Modeling of Multiphase Reactors
- Defects in the Self-Assembly of Block Copolymers and Their Relevance for Directed Self-Assembly
- Synthetic Biology for Specialty Chemicals
- Biocatalysis: A Status Report
- Smart Manufacturing
- Clean Water for Developing Countries
- Chemical Looping Technology: Oxygen Carrier Characteristics
- Design Criteria for Future Fuels and Related Power Systems Addressing the Impacts of Non-CO2 Pollutants on Human Health and Climate Change
Popular ChE encyclopedias
Major reference works
Site-licensed by Swain Library
Swain Library has purchased campus-wide site licenses for several products. Access to all of these products is limited to current Stanford students, faculty, and staff.
Some software licensed by Swain Library is also accessible using a web browser and Citrix plugin via CDSERVER. For more information, please see instructions for off-campus access to resources.
This page includes educational resources, web gateways, and organizations.