skip to main content
DOE Patents title logo U.S. Department of Energy
Office of Scientific and Technical Information

Title: Base oils and methods for making the same

Abstract

Provided herein are isoparaffins derived from hydrocarbon terpenes such as myrcene, ocimene and farnesene, and methods for making the same. In certain variations, the isoparaffins have utility as lubricant base stocks.

Inventors:
; ;
Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Amyris, Inc., Emeryville, CA (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1416728
Patent Number(s):
9862906
Application Number:
14/112,238
Assignee:
AMYRIS, INC. (Emeryville, CA)
Patent Classifications (CPCs):
C - CHEMISTRY C07 - ORGANIC CHEMISTRY C07C - ACYCLIC OR CARBOCYCLIC COMPOUNDS
Y - NEW / CROSS SECTIONAL TECHNOLOGIES Y02 - TECHNOLOGIES OR APPLICATIONS FOR MITIGATION OR ADAPTATION AGAINST CLIMATE CHANGE Y02P - CLIMATE CHANGE MITIGATION TECHNOLOGIES IN THE PRODUCTION OR PROCESSING OF GOODS
DOE Contract Number:  
EE0002869
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2012 Feb 13
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
37 INORGANIC, ORGANIC, PHYSICAL, AND ANALYTICAL CHEMISTRY; 36 MATERIALS SCIENCE

Citation Formats

Ohler, Nicholas, Fisher, Karl, and Tirmizi, Shakeel. Base oils and methods for making the same. United States: N. p., 2018. Web.
Ohler, Nicholas, Fisher, Karl, & Tirmizi, Shakeel. Base oils and methods for making the same. United States.
Ohler, Nicholas, Fisher, Karl, and Tirmizi, Shakeel. Tue . "Base oils and methods for making the same". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1416728.
@article{osti_1416728,
title = {Base oils and methods for making the same},
author = {Ohler, Nicholas and Fisher, Karl and Tirmizi, Shakeel},
abstractNote = {Provided herein are isoparaffins derived from hydrocarbon terpenes such as myrcene, ocimene and farnesene, and methods for making the same. In certain variations, the isoparaffins have utility as lubricant base stocks.},
doi = {},
journal = {},
number = ,
volume = ,
place = {United States},
year = {2018},
month = {1}
}

Patent:

Save / Share:

Works referenced in this record:

Iron-Catalyzed 1,4-Addition of α-Olefins to Dienes
journal, January 2009


Synthesis of (E,Z)-α-,(Z,Z)-α-, and (Z)-β-farnesene
journal, January 1970


Asymmetric Hydrovinylation of Unactivated Linear 1,3-Dienes
journal, March 2010


Vitamin E. XLII. Long Chain Aliphatic Compounds with Recurring “Isoprene” Units 1
journal, May 1943


Reduction of Dienes and Polyenes
book, August 2000


Highly active supported palladium catalysts for selective hydrogenation of conjugated dienes into olefins
journal, September 1984


Production of Isoprenoids
patent-application, September 2013


Weakening C−O Bonds: Ti(III), a New Reagent for Alcohol Deoxygenation and Carbonyl Coupling Olefination
journal, January 2010

  • Diéguez, Horacio R.; López, Armando; Domingo, Victoriano
  • Journal of the American Chemical Society, Vol. 132, Issue 1, p. 254-259
  • https://doi.org/10.1021/ja906083c

Modification of a Ziegler-Natta catalyst with a metallocene catalyst and its olefin polymerization behavior
journal, July 1999