Bundet Boekfa

Asst. Prof. Dr.

Contact Information

  • Affiliation: Division of Chemistry, Faculty of Liberal Arts and Science, Kasetsart University (Kamphaeng Saen Campus), Nakhon Pathom 73140, THAILAND
  • Email: bundet.b@ku.ac.th, bboekfa@yahoo.com
  • Phone:

Education

  • 2009 Ph.D. (Chemistry) Kasetsart University, Thailand
  • 2004 M.S. (Physical Chemistry) Kasetsart University, Thailand
  • 2002 B.Sc. (Chemistry) Thaksin University, Thailand

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Publications

55Predicting transition state and activation energies in n-hexane cracking over zeolites: Combined DFT calculations and estimations with the SISSO method
Thana Maihom, Jarinya Sittiwong, Michael Probst, Bundet Boekfa, Chularat Wattanakit, Jumras Limtrakul
Journal of Catalysis (2024) 115656
54Investigation of the Suzuki–Miyaura cross-coupling reaction on a palladium H-beta zeolite with DFT calculations
Bundet Boekfa, Thana Maihom, Masahiro Ehara, Jumras Limtrakul
Scientific Reports (2024) 14, 611
53Theoretical insights into poly(ethylene terephthalate) glycolysis catalyzed by acid-base pairs in Zn-supported MOF-808 metal-organic framework
Krongkwan Nilwanna, Jarinya Sittiwong, Pemikar Srifa, Bundet Boekfa, Piti Treesukol, Michael Probst, Thana Maihom, Jumras Limtrakul
Chemical Physics Letters (2023) 141034
52Combined Experimental and Theoretical Study of the Synthesis of 5,7-Dihydroxy-4-methylcoumarin via a Pechmann Condensation in the Presence of UiO-66-SO3H Catalysts
Pattraporn Srirattanasakunsuk, Bundet Boekfa, Piti Treesukol, Nongpanga Jarussophon,
Thana Maihom, Kanokwan Kongpatpanich, and Jumras Limtrakul
ACS Omega (2023) 8, 49, 46904–46913
51Density Functional and Coupled Cluster Study on the Conversion of Ethanol to Acetaldehyde on Isolated Zinc Sites Supported on Dealuminated BEA Zeolite
W Jeevapong, J Sittiwong, M Probst, B Boekfa, C Wattanakit, T Maihom, J Limtrakul
The Journal of Physical Chemistry C (2023) 127, 18, 8473–8481
50Aluminum‐based metal‐organic framework support metal(II)-hydride as catalyst for the hydrogenation of carbon dioxide to formic acid: A computational study
K Nilwanna, J. Sittiwong, B. Boekfa, P. Treesukol, S. Boonya-udtayan, M. Probst, T. Maihom and J. Limtrakul
Molecular Catalysis (2023) 541, 113116
49Computational study of the conversion of methane and carbon dioxide to acetic acid over NU-1000 metal–organic framework-supported single-atom metal catalysts
J Sittiwong, O Opasmongkolchai, P Srifa, B Boekfa, P Treesukol, T Maihom and J Limtrakul
Molecular Catalysis (2023) 535, 112855
48Hydroxylation of UiO-66 Metal–Organic Frameworks for High Arsenic(III) Removal Efficiency
Vetiga Somjit, Phakawan Thinsoongnoen, Taweesak Pila, Bundet Boekfa, Suttipong Wannapaiboon, and Kanokwan Kongpatpanich
Inorganic Chemistry (2022) DOI: 10.1021/acs.inorgchem.2c01513
47Intrinsic Hole Mobility in Luminescent Metal-organic Framework and Its Application in Organic Light-Emitting Diodes
Chokchai Kaiyasuan,Vetiga Somjit,Bundet Boekfa,Daniel Packwood,Pongsakorn Chasing,Taweesak Sudyoadsuk,Kanokwan Kongpatpanich,Vinich Promarak
Angewandte Chemie 61(2022) 18, e202117608
46Adsorption and dehydration of ethanol on isomorphously B, Al, and Ga substituted H-ZSM-5 zeolite: an embedded ONIOM study
Nattida Maeboonruan, Bundet Boekfa, Thana Maihom, Piti Treesukol, Kanokwan Kongpatpanich, Supawadee Namuangruk, Michael Probst, Jumras Limtrakul
Journal of Molecular Modeling (2021) 27, 354.
45Adsorption of dihydroxybenzenes inside the UiO-66-SO3H, UiO-66 and defect-UiO-66 Metal Organic Framework: An ONIOM study
Pattraporn Srirattanasakunsuk, Pemikar Srifa, Varangkana Jitchum, Thana Maihom, Bundet Boekfa
Thai Journal of Mathematics (2021) 19(3), 752-765.
44First-Principle study of lithium polysulfide adsorption on heteroatom doped graphitic carbon nitride for Lithium-Sulfur batteries
Nattida Yamsang, Jarinya Sittiwonga, Pemikar Srifa, Bundet Boekfa, Montree Sawangphruk, Thana Maihom and Jumras Limtrakul
Applied Surface Science (2021) 565, 150378
43Diastereoselective Synthesis of Spirocyclic Ether from ortho-Carbonylarylacetylenols via Silver-Catalyzed Cyclization under Acidic Conditions
Kanokwan Jaithum, Jumreang Tummatorn, Bundet Boekfa, Charnsak Thongsornkleeb, Kittipong Chainok, Somsak Ruchirawat
Advanced Synthesis & Catalysis (2021) 3812-3834
42Incorporation of Al3+ Sites on Brønsted Acid Metal–Organic Frameworks for Glucose-to-Hydroxylmethylfurfural Transformation
V. Tangsermvit, T. Pila, B. Boekfa, V. Somjit, W. Klysubun, J. Limtrakul, S. Horike and K. Kongpatpanich
Small (2021) 17, 2006541
41Selective catalytic reduction of NO with NH3 over Cu-exchanged CHA, GME, and AFX zeolites: a density functional theory study
P. Zhao, B. Boekfa, K. Shimizu, M . Ogura and M. Ehara
Catalysis Science & Technology (2021) 11, 1780-1790.
40Density Functional Study of the Effect of Cation Exchanged Sn-Beta Zeolite for the Diels-Alder reaction between Furan and Methyl Acrylate
V. Paluka, T. Maihom, C. Warakulwit, P. Srifa, B. Boekfa, P. Treesukol, P. Poolmee and J. Limtrakul
Chemical Physics Letters (2020) 137743
39Theoretical study on 31P NMR chemical shifts of phosphorus-modified CHA zeolites
P. Zhao, B. Boekfa, T. Nishitoba, N. Tsunoji, T. Sano, T. Yokoi, M. Ogura and M. Ehara.
Microporous and Mesoporous Materials (2020) 109908
38Exploitation of missing linker in Zr-based metal-organic framework as the catalyst support for selective oxidation of benzyl alcohol
W. Jumpathong, T. Pila, Y. Lekjing, P. Chirawatkul, B. Boekfa, S. Horike and K. Kongpatpanich
APL Materials (2019) 7, 111109/1-6
37Theoretical and Experimental Study on the 7-Hydroxy-4-Methylcoumarin Synthesis with H-Beta Zeolite
S. Klinyod, B. Boekfa, S. Pornsatitworakul, T. Maihom, N. Jarussophon, P. Treesukol, C. Wattanakit and J. Limtrakul
ChemistrySelect, (2019) 4, 10660-10667
36Theoretical and experimental investigation of NMR, IR and UV-visible spectra of hydroxyl-substituted-4-chloromethylcoumarin derivatives
C. Loarueng, B. Boekfa, S. Jarussophon, P. Pongwan, N. Kaewchangwat, K. Suttisintong and N. Jarussophon
Arkivoc , (2019) 6, 116-127.
35Biodegradation of Levan Polymer / Poly (Lactic Acid) (PLA) Blend
P. Phengnoi, K. Thongmee, S. Tiptipakorn, B. Boekfa, K. Kuttiyawong
IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering, (2019)526, 012025
34Theoretical study of methane adsorption and C─H bond activation over Fe‐embedded graphene: Effect of external electric field
S. Ketrat, T. Maihom, P. Treesukul, B. Boekfa and J. Limtrakul
J. Comp. Chem., (2019) 10.1021/acs.joc.9b00555
33Construction of 5-Aminotetrazoles via In Situ Generation of Carbodiimidium ions from Ketones Promoted by TMSN3/TfOH
P Nimnual, J Tummatorn, B Boekfa, C Thongsornkleeb, S Ruchirawat, P Piyachat, and K Punjajom
J. Org. Chem., (2019) 84, 9, 5603-5613
32A Simple “Nano-Templating” Method Using Zeolite Y Toward the Formation of Carbon Schwarzites
P Boonyoung, T Kasukabe, Y Hoshikawa, Á Berenguer-Murcia, D Cazorla-Amorós, B Boekfa, H Nishihara, T Kyotani and K Nueangnoraj
Front. Mater. (2019) 6:104
31Turn-on fluorescent sensor for the detection of lipopolysaccharide based on a novel bispyrenyl terephtalaldehyde-bis-guanylhydrazone
K Khownium, J Romsaiyud, S Borwornpinyo, P Wongkrasant, P Pongkorpsakol, C Muanprasat, B Boekfa, T Vilaivan, S Ruchirawat and J limtrakul
New J. Chem., (2019) 43, 7051-7056
30Theoretical study of CO2 hydrogenation into formic acid on Lewis acid zeolites
W Thongnuam, T Maihom, S Choomwattana, Y Injongkol, B Boekfa, P Treesukol and J Limtrakul
Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys, (2018) 20, 25179-25185.
29The Activation of Methane on Ru, Rh, and Pd Decorated Carbon Nanotube and Boron Nitride Nanotube: A DFT Study
B Boekfa, P Treesukol, Y Injongkol, T Maihom, P Maitarad and J Limtrakul
Catalysts., (2018) 8, 190.
28Theoretical Study on Reaction Mechanisms of Furfural Hydrogenation to Furfuryl Alcohol on Lewis Acidic BEA Zeolites: Effects of Defect Structure and Tetravalent Metals Substitution
Y Injongkol, T Maihom, P Treesukul, J Sirijaraensre, B Boekfa and J Limtrakul
Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., (2017) 7, 24042-240488
27A mechanistic study of ethanol transformation into ethene and acetaldehyde on an oxygenated Au-exchanged ZSM-5 zeolite
Y Injongkol, T Maihom, S Choomwattana, B Boekfa and J Limtrakul
RSC Adv, (2017) 7, 38052-3805.
26Combined Computational and Experimental Studies of Trans- and Cis-Isomers of Potassium Diaquabis(Oxalato)Chromate (III)
S Ruangchaithaweesuk, J Chorkate, T Maihom, P Poolmee, P Treesukol, T Rungsawang, P Maitarad, B Boekfa
Key Engineering Materials , (2017) 757, 103-107.
25An Experimental and Theoretical Study on the Aldol Condensation on Zirconium-Based Metal-Organic Framework
W Thongnuam, S Pornsatitworakul, T Maihom, P Treesukol, N Jarussophon, P Maitarad, K Kongpatpanich, B Boekfa
Key Engineering Materials , (2017) 757, 98-102.
24Adsorption of Ammonia on Zirconium-Based Metal-Organic Framework: A Combined Experimental and Theoretical Study
S Phikulthai, Y Injongkol, T Maihom, P Treesukol, P Maitarad, V Tangsermvit, K Kongpatpanich, B Boekfa
Key Engineering Materials , (2017) 757, 93-97.
23The coumarin synthesis: a combined experimental and theoretical study
S. Pornsatitworakul, B. Boekfa, T. Maihom, P. Treesukol, S. Namuangruk, S. Jarussophon, N. Jarussophon and J. Limtrakul
Monatshefte für Chemie – Chemical Monthly
, (2017) 148, 1245–1250.
22Theoretical mechanistic study of the ethylene oxidation over permanganate: effect of BF3 Lewis acid
T. Maihom, S. Choomwattana, B. Boekfa and P. Treesukol
Monatshefte für Chemie – Chemical Monthly, (2017) 148, 1277–1284.
21Structure, Interaction, and Dynamics of Au/Pd Bimetallic Nanoalloys Dispersed in Aqueous Ethylpyrrolidone, a Monomeric Moiety of Polyvinylpyrrolidone
A. Gupta, B. Boekfa, H. Sakurai, M. Ehara, and U. Deva Priyakumar
J. Phys. Chem. C, (2016) 120 (31), 17454 – 17464
20Mechanism of Ullmann Coupling Reaction of Chloroarene on Au/Pd Alloy Nanocluster: A DFT Study
J. Meeprasert, S. Namuangruk, B. Boekfa, R.N. Dhital, H. Sakurai, M. Ehara
Organometallics
, (2016) 35 (9), 1192–1201
19C-Cl Bond Activation on Au/Pd Bimetallic Nanocatalysts Studied by Density Functional Theory and Genetic Algorithm Calculations
B. Boekfa, E. Pahl, N. Gaston, H. Sakurai, J. Limtrakul, M. Ehara
J. Phys. Chem. C, (2014) 118 (38), 22188 – 22196
18Metal-porphyrin: A Potential Catalyst for N2O Direct Decomposition by Theoretical Reaction Mechanism Investigation.
P. Maitarad, S. Namuangruk, D. Zhang, L. Shi, H. Li, L. Huang, B. Boekfa, M. Ehara
Environ. Sci. Technol., (2014) 48 (12), 7101-7110.
17Production of Formic Acid via Hydrogenation of CO2 over a Copper-Alkoxide-Functionalized MOF: A Mechanistic Study
T. Maihom, S. Wannakao,  B. Boekfa and J. Limtrakul
J. Phys. Chem. C, (2013) 117 (34), 17650-17658.
16Density functional study of the activity of gold-supported ZSM-5 zeolites for nitrous oxide decomposition
T. Maihom, S. Wannakao,  B. Boekfa and J. Limtrakul
Chemical Physics Letters (2013), 556, 217-224.
15Skeletal Isomerization of 1-Butene over Ferrierite Zeolite: A Quantum Chemical Analysis of Structures and Reaction Mechanisms
C. Wattanakit, S. Nokbin, B. Boekfa, P. Pantu and J. Limtrakul
J. Phys. Chem. C, (2012) 116 (9), 5654-5663
14Density functional theory study on catalytic cracking of n-hexane on heteropoly acid: A comparison with acidic zeolite
S. Choomwattana, T. Maihom, B. Boekfa, P. Pantu and J. Limtrakul
Canadian Journal of Chemical Engineering , (2012) 90(4), 865-872.
13Density functional theory calculations on structures and mechanisms of peptide bond formation between two glycine molecules catalyzed by Zeolite Faujasite
O. Phuakkong, K. Bobuatong, P. Pantu, B. Boekfa, M. Probst and J. Limtrakul
ChemPhysChem,12 (2011) 2160-2168.
12Sructures and reaction mechanisms of glycerol dehydration over H-ZSM-5 zeolite: A density functional theory study
K. Kongpatpanich, T. Nanok, B. Boekfa, M. Probst and J. Limtrakul.
Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 13 (2011) 6462-6470.
11Adsorption and Tautomerization Reaction of Acetone on Acidic Zeolites: The Confinement Effect in Different Types of Zeolites
B. Boekfa
, P. Pantu, M. Probst, and J. Limtrakul.
J. Phys. Chem. C, 114 (2010) 15061-15067.
10Oxidative Dehydrogenation of Propane over a VO2-exchanged MCM-22 zeolite: a DFT Study
S. Wannakao, B. Boekfa, P. Khongpracha, M. Probst and J. Limtrakul.
ChemPhysChem, 11 (2010) 3432-3438.
9N2O decomposition over Fe-zeolites: Structure of the active sites and the origin of the distinct reactivity of Fe-ferrierite, Fe-ZSM-5, and Fe-beta. A combined periodic DFT and multispectral study
S. Sklenak, P.C. Andrikopoulos, B. Boekfa, B. Jansang, J. Novakova, L. Benco, T. Bucko, J. Hafner, J. Dedecek and Z. Sobalik.
J. Catal, 272 (2010) 262-274.
8Effects of the Zeolite Framework on the Adsorption and Hydrogen Exchange Reactions of Unsaturated Aliphatic, Aromatic and Heterocyclic compounds in ZSM-5 Zeolite: A Combination of Perturbation Theory (MP2) and a Newly Developed Density Functional Theory (M06-2X) in ONIOM scheme
B. Boekfa, 
S. Choomwattana, P. Khongpracha and J. Limtrakul.
Langmuir, 25 (2009) 12990-12999.
7Reaction Mechanisms of the Methylation of Ethylene with Methanol and Dimethyl Ether over H-ZSM-5: An ONIOM Study
T. Maihom, B. Boekfa, J. Sirijaraensre, T. Nanok, M. Probst and J. Limtrakul.
J. Phys. Chem C, 113 (2009) 6654-6662.
6Interaction of Amino Acids with H-ZSM-5 Zeolite: an Embedded ONIOM Study.
B. Boekfa, P. Pantu and J. Limtrakul.
J Mol Struct, 889 (2008) 81-88.
5Nanocavity effects on N2O decomposition on different types of Fe-zeolites (Fe-FER, Fe-BEA, Fe-ZSM-5 and Fe-FAU).
P. Pantu, B. Boekfa, S. Sunpetch and J. Limtrakul.
ChemEngComm
. 195 (2008) 1477-1485.
4Aluminum Siting in the ZSM-22 and THETA-1 Zeolites Revisited: A QM/MM Study.
S. Sklenak, J. Dedecek, C. Li, F. Gao, B. Jansang, B. Boekfa, B. Wichterlova and J. Sauer.
Collect. Czech. Chem. Commun, 73 (2008) 909-920.
3N2O Decomposition on Iron Exchanged Ferrierite. A Combined Periodic DFT and Static IN-SITU FTIR Study.
S. Sklenak, Z. Sobalik, Z. Tacaruzkova, B. Jansang, C. Li, F. Gao, B. Boekfa, L. Benco, T. Bucko and J. Hafner.
Stud. Surf. Sci. Cat. 277 (2008) 713-716.
2The adsorption of saturated and unsaturated hydrocarbon on nanostructured zeolite (H-MOR and H-FAU): An ONIOM study.
P. Pantu, B. Boekfa and J. Limtrakul.
J. Mol. Cat. A 277 (2007) 171-179.
1A Quantum Chemical Study of the Interaction of Carbonyls with H-ZSM5 Zeolite.
B. Boekfa, 
J. Sirijareansre, P. Pantu and J. Limtrakul.
Stud. Surf. Sci. Cat. 154 (2004) 1582-1588.

Books & Proceedings:

62The adsorption of bio-ethanol with modify isomorphously substituted ZSM-5
zeolites: An ONIOM study
N. Maeboonruan, T. Maihom, P. Treesukol, P. Maitarad, B. Boekfa
Proceeding of the 2018 Chemistry Research Symposium
(2018) 1-5
61Proceeding of the 2018 Chemistry Research Symposium
(ISBN 978-616-278-455-2)
60Computational Chemistry – Bundet Boekfa
(ISBN 978-616-278-385-2)
59The Catalytic Reaction of Ethanol to Ethylene: A DFT Study
S Phikulthai, Y Injongkol, C Wattanakit, T Maihom, N Jarussophon, B. Boekfa and P. Treesukol
Journal of Science and Technology Ubon Ratchathani University .(2017) 1-4
58The adsorptions of glucose, hydroxyl-methylfurfural and levulinic acid on H-ZSM-5 zeolite: A hybrid MP2:DFT method
Maeboonruan N., T. Maihom, P. Poolmee, P. Treesukol and B. Boekfa
KMUTNB: IJAST.(2017) 167-174
57Direct Conversion of Methane to Methanol on Fe-Porphyrin: A DFT Study
Bundet Boekfa, Kedubon Pitak, Songtham Ruangchaithaweesuk, Thana Maihom and Piti Treesukol  
Engineering and Applied Science Research (2016) 43, 416-418
56The adsorption of carbon dioxide and methane on Ni-Porphyrin: A DFT Study
Saowalak Phikulthai, Thana Maihom, Piti Treesukol, Bundet Boekfa
PACCON Proceedings 2016: Physical and Theoretical Chemistry (2016) 1450-1455
55The reaction mechanism of hydrogen peroxide formation over Au/TiO2 catalysts: A DFT study
Worawaran Thongnuam, Thana Maihom, Piti Treesukol, Bundet Boekfa
PACCON Proceedings 2016: Physical and Theoretical Chemistry (2016) 1489-1493
54Methane dissociative reaction on Rh-decorated carbon and boron-nitride nanotubes
Y Injongkol, B Boekfa, P Treesukol
2015 International Conference on Science and Technology (TICST) , (2015)  218-224
53Catalytic oxidation of CO with N2O on Fe-porphyrin catalyst
S Pornsatitworakul, S Phikulthai, S Namuangruk, B Boekfa
2015 International Conference on Science and Technology (TICST), (2015) 225-229
52Oxidation of chlorobenzene using Au-, Au/Pd- and Pd-ZSM-5 zeolite catalysts: A DFT study
Bundet Boekfa, Prof Masahiro Ehara, Prof Hidehiro Sakurai, Thana Maihom, Prof Jumras Limtrakul
Preprints – ACS, Division of Energy & Fuels (2014), 59(2),  671-674.
51Effect of a zeolitic cavity on the catalytic activity of ethyl acetate decomposition
Winyoo Sangthong, Thana Maihom, Bundet Boekfa, Prof Jumras Limtrakul
248th ACS National Meeting (2014), 59(2), PHYS-598.
50Structures and energetics of carbon dioxide hydration over copper alkoxide functionalization in metal-organic frameworks: A DFT study
Chadchalerm Raksakoon, Thana Maihom, Bundet Boekfa, Jumras Limtrakul
Preprints – ACS, Division of Energy & Fuels (2014), 59(2), 914-916.
49Dehydrogenation of ethanol to acetaldehyde over Au-exchanged ZSM-5 zeolite: A DFT study
Maihom, Thana; Wannakao, Sippakorn; Boekfa, Bundet; Limtrakul, Jumras
Preprints – ACS, Division of Energy & Fuels (2014), 59(1), 648-650.
48The oxidative addition of bromobenzene on palladium ZSM-5: A mechanistic study
Boekfa, Bundet; Ehara, Masahiro; Sakurai, Hidehiro; Maihom, Thana; Limtrakul, Jumras
Preprints – ACS, Division of Energy & Fuels (2014), 59(1), 629-631.
47Cycloaddition reaction of carbon dioxide and ethylene oxides over heterometallic paddlewheel carboxylates: A mechanistic study
Yadnum, Sudarat; Impeng, Sarawoot; Maihom, Thana; Boekfa, Bundet; Limtrakul, Jumras
247th ACS National Meeting (2014), CATL-234.
46The oxidative addition of chlorobenzene on bimetallic Au/Pd catalysts: An DFT study
Boekfa, Bundet; Ehara, Masahiro; Limtrakul, Jumras; Dhital, Raghu Nath; Sakurai, Hidehiro
5th JCS International Symposium on Theoretical Chemistry (2013), PIIb-11.
45Selective oxidation of methane to methanol over catalytic Fe-ZSM-5 zeolite: a DFT (M06-L) study
Boekfa, Bundet; Maihim, Thana; Wannakao, Sippakorn; Limtrakul, Jumras
Preprints – ACS, Division of Energy & Fuels (2012), 57(2), 490-494.
44Aldol condensation of acetaldehyde over H-​ZSM-​5 zeolite: An advanced DFT approach
Boekfa, Bundet; Limtrakul, Jumras
Preprints – ACS, Division of Energy & Fuels (2013), 58(1), 713-716.
43Selective oxidation of methane to methanol over catalytic Fe-ZSM-5 zeolite: a DFT (M06-L) study
Boekfa, Bundet; Maihim, Thana; Wannakao, Sippakorn; Limtrakul, Jumras
Preprints – ACS, Division of Energy & Fuels (2012), 57(2), 490-494.
42Structure and reaction mechanism of CO2 hydrogenation to formic acid over copper alkoxide functionalization in metal-organic frameworks
Maihom, Thana; Wannakao, Sippakorn; Boekfa, Bundet; Limtrakul, Jumras
Preprints – ACS, Division of Energy & Fuels (2012), 57(2), 362-365.
41Dehydrogenation of ethanol to acetaldehyde on FeO-embedded graphene: a periodic density functional theory study
Chareunviengnuea, Patipan; Boekfa, Bundet; Maihom, Thana; Wannakao, Sippakorn; Khongpracha, Pipat; Limtrakul, Jumras
Preprints – ACS, Division of Energy & Fuels (2012), 57(2), 88-89.
40Isomerization mechanism of m-xylene to p-xylene on H-ITQ-22: A DFT mechanistic study
B. Boekfa, and J. Limtrakul
Preprints-ACS, Division of Petroleum Chemistry (2012), 57(1) 1048-1051.
39Adsorption and dehydrogenation of ethanol over Fe-ZSM-5 zeolite: A DFT mechanistic study
T. Maihom, S. Wannakao, B. Boekfa, P. Treesukol and J. Limtrakul
Preprints-ACS, Division of Petroleum Chemistry (2012), 57(1) 910-912.
38Structures and reaction mechanisms of Friedel-Crafts acylation reactions over acid faujasite zeolite
T. Yutthalekha, B. Boekfa, and J. Limtrakul
Preprints-ACS, Division of Petroleum Chemistry (2012), 57(1) 93-96.
37Decomposition of nitrous oxide on iron embedded boron nitride and graphene sheets: A DFT mechanistic study
V. Paluka, S. Wannakao, T. Maihom, B. Boekfa, P. Khongpracha and J. Limtrakul
Preprints-ACS, Division of Petroleum Chemistry (2012), 57(1) 97-99.
36Density functional study of adsorption and surface alkoxy species formation of ethylene on a newly synthesized H-ITQ-22 zeolite: A comparison with a well-known and industrially important H-ZSM-5 zeolite
B. Boekfa, and J. Limtrakul
241th ACS National Meeting, (2012), PHYS-370.
35Adsorption and hydrogen exchange reaction of light alkanes in the nanocavity of zeolite: A DFT study
B. Boekfa, and J. Limtrakul
241th ACS National Meeting, (2012), INOR-1245.
34Effects of the zeolite nanocavity on the adsorption of alkanes studied with the density functional M06-2X
V. Dungsrikaew, T. Maihom, S. Wannakao B. Boekfa, and J. Limtrakul
241th ACS National Meeting, (2012), INOR-1244.
33Reaction Mechanism of Isomerization of 1-Butene to Isobutene over Multipore H-ITQ-22 Zeolite: A DFT Study
B. Boekfa, P. Treesukol and J. Limtrakul
Preprints-ACS, Division of Petroleum Chemistry (2011), 56(2) 208-211.
32Shape-selective Hydrocarbon Cracking of n-hexane on MCM-22 zeolite: Pore Shape Stability on Zeolites
S. Tiewcharoen, B. Boekfa, P. Treesukol, T. Maihom and J. Limtrakul
Preprints-ACS, Division of Petroleum Chemistry (2011), 56(2) 240-242.
31Oxidation of Carbon Monoxide by Nitrous Oxide Decomposition on Fe-embedded graphene
S. Wannakao, T. Maihom, P. Khongpracha, B. Boekfa and J. Limtrakul
Preprints-ACS, Division of Petroleum Chemistry (2011), 56(2) 216-217.
30Structures and reaction mechanisms of Butadiene cycloaddition over Metal-exchanged Faujasite
T. Yutthalekha, B. Boekfa and J. Limtrakul
Preprints-ACS, Division of Petroleum Chemistry (2011), 56(2) 221-224.
29Skeletal isomerization of 1-butene to isobutene on H-ZSM-5 Zeolite: A newly deverloped Density Functional Theory study
B. Boekfa, K. Kongpatpanich, P. Limtrakul and J. Limtrakul
Preprints-ACS, Division of Petroleum Chemistry (2011), 56(1), 131-134
28Quantum Effect on the Reaction Mechanism of Propene Oxide Isomerization in H-ITQ-22: A DFT Investigation
K. Theanngern, B. Boekfa, P. Khongpracha and J. Limtrakul
Preprints-ACS, Division of Petroleum Chemistry (2011), 56(1), 125-128
27Structures and reaction mechanisms of butadiene cycloaddition over metal-exchanged Faujasite
T. Yutthalekha , K. Kongpatpanich, T. Maihom, B. Boekfa and J. Limtrakul
Preprints-ACS, Division of Petroleum Chemistry (2011), 56(1), 102-105
26Structures and reaction mechanisms of n-butanol conversion to iso-butene over THETA-1 Zeolite: A DFT study
J. Wiangngean , K. Kongpatpanich, S. Wannakao, B. Boekfa and J. Limtrakul
Preprints-ACS, Division of Petroleum Chemistry (2011), 56(1), 135-138
25The Acid Location of the Bronsted Acid Site in ITQ-22 zeolite: A Newly Developed Density Functional Theory Study
B. Boekfa and J. Limtrakul
241th ACS National Meeting, (2011) INOR-780.
24Strength and Bronsted acid sites of ITQ-34/Pyridine Complexes: A Newly Developed Density Functional Theory Study
B. Boekfa and J. Limtrakul
241th ACS National Meeting, (2011) INOR-953.
23The Confinement Effect of the Zeolite Framework on the Isomerization Reaction of Propene Oxide over Nanostructured H-FER Zeolite Catalyst Using a Newly Developed “Embedded MP2:M06” Method
B. Boekfa and J. Limtrakul
NanoThailand 2010 Conference, (2010), 187-188.
22Adsorption of a Basic Probe Molecule over Nanoporous Catalysts (H-FAU and H-MOR): an Embedded Nanocluster Approach
S. Khueanphet, B. Boekfa, T. Nanok and J. Limtrakul
The proceedings of NanoThailand 2010 Conference, (2010), 232-236.
21Density Functional Analysis of the Confinement Effect in Nanoporous MCM-22 Petrochemical Catalyst: Nanocluster Model Approach
P. Srifa, S. Nokbin, B. Boekfa and J. Limtrakul
The proceedings of NanoThailand 2010 Conference, (2010), 224-227.
20Structures and Reaction Mechanisms of Skeletal Isomerization of 1-Butene over Ferrierite Zeolite: An Embeded Nanocluster Approach
C. Wattanakit, S. Nokbin, B. Boekfa, P. Pantu and J. Limtrakul
The proceedings of NanoThailand 2010 Conference, (2010), 224-227.
19Theoretical Studies of Nitrous Oxide Decomposition Reaction in Transition Metals (TM) Ion Exchanged ZSM-5 Zeolite
B. Sunpetch, B. Boekfa, P. Pantu and J. Limtrakul
The proceedings of NanoThailand 2010 Conference, (2010), 224-227.
18Catalytic dehydrogenation of ethylbenzene to styrene over Fe-ZSM-5 zeolite: A newly developed density functional theory (M06-L) in ONIOM scheme
B. Boekfa; T. Maihom, S. Wannakao, P. Limtrakul and J. Limtrakul.
240th ACS National Meeting, (2010), PHYS-460.
17Quantum chemical calculation of the hydrogenation reaction of encapsulated formaldehyde in Na-FAU zeolite
W. Sangthong, S. Wannakao, S. Choomwattana, T. Maihom, B. Boekfa and J. Limtrakul.
240th ACS National Meeting, (2010), PHYS-457.
16Structures and reaction pathways of methylation of 2-methylnaphthalene with methanol over H-BEA zeolite
K. Bobuatong, B. Boekfa, S. Wannakao and J. Limtrakul.
240th ACS National Meeting, (2010), PHYS-455
15DFT study of oxidative dehydrogenation of propane over a VO2-exchanged MCM-22 and ZSM-5 zeolites
S. Wannakao, T. Maihom, W. Sangthong, B. Boekfa, P. Khongpracha and J. Limtrakul.
240th ACS National Meeting, (2010), PHYS-337.
14Reaction mechanisms of ethene formation via ethanol dehydration catalyzed by Fe-ZSM-5 zeolite: An ONIOM study with an M06-L functional
T. Maihom, B. Boekfa, S. Wannakao and J. Limtrakul
240th ACS National Meeting, (2010), INOR-442.
13Structures and reaction mechanisms of propene oxide isomerization to propanal on H-FER zeolite: A theoretical study using the newly developed density functional theory
B. Boekfa, T. Maihom, S. Wannakao, K. Bobuatong and J. Limtrakul
240th ACS National Meeting, (2010), INOR-441
12Oxidative dehydrogenation of propane over a VO2-exchanged MCM-22: A newly developed DFT study
S. Wannakao, B. Boekfa, P. Khongpracha and J. Limtrakul
Preprints-ACS, Division of Petroleum Chemistry (2010), 55(1), 129-132.
11Structures and reaction mechanisms of glycerol dehydration over H-ZSM-5 zeolite
K. Kongpatpanich, T. Nanok, B. Boekfa and J. Limtrakul
Preprints-ACS, Division of Petroleum Chemistry (2010), 55(1), 115-118. .
10Application of newly developed M06-2X functional for identifying a suitable industrially important petrochemical zeolite catalyst for a particular reaction
B. Boekfa, P. Pantu, M. Probst, P. Limtrakul and J. Limtrakul
Preprints-ACS, Division of Petroleum Chemistry (2010), 55(1), 119-122.
9Quantum-chemical analysis of reactions between pyridine and the industrially important petrochemical zeolite catalyst
P. Srifa, S. Nokbin, B. Boekfa and J. Limtrakul.
Preprints-ACS, Division of Petroleum Chemistry (2010), 55(1), 156-159.
8Adsorption of a basic probe molecule over nanostructured zeolitic catalysts (H-FAU, H-MOR and H-MCM-22 ): A newly developed density functional M06-2X study
S. Khueanphet, B. Boekfa, T. Nanok and J. Limtrakul
239th ACS National Meeting, (2010), INOR-919.
7Skeletal isomerization of 1-butene over ferrierite zeolite: A quantum chemical analysis of structures and reaction mechanisms
C. Wattanakit, B. Boekfa, S. Nokbin, P. Pantu and J. Limtrakul
239th ACS National Meeting, (2010), INOR-917.
6The Quantum Confinement Effect on the Adsorption and Reaction of Aliphatic and Aromatic Hydrocarbons on ‘Nano Reactor’ ZSM-5 Zeolite: A Newly Developed Density Functional Theory (DFT) Investigation
B. Boekfa, S. Choomwattana, P. Maitarad, P. Limtrakul and J. Limtrakul.
The proceedings of NSTI-Nanotech, (2009) 268-271.
5Structure and Reaction Mechanisms of peptide formation over nanostructured zeolite.
O. Phuakkong, K. Bobuatong, B. Boekfa, S. Choomwattana, P. Khongpracha, P. Pantu and J. Limtrakul.
The proceedings of Pure and Applied Chemistry International Conference (PACCON), (2009) 480-483.
4Effects of the framework on the adsorption of methane on IRMOF-1, IRMOF-2 and IRMOF-6 Metal-Organic Frameworks: A combined QM and MM study.
B. Boekfa, S. Choomwattana, C. Wattanakit, P. Limtrakul, P. Pantu, P. Khongpracha and J. Limtrakul.
Nanoporous Materials – V, (2008) 431-438.
3Adsorption of Glycine Amino Acid in Zeolite: An Embedded QM/MM Study.
B. Boekfa, 
J. Sirijareansre, P. Limtrakul, P. Pantu and J. Limtrakul.
The proceedings of NSTI-Nanotech
. 1 (2007) 454-457.
2The adsorption and diffusion of 1-butene and cis-2-butene on H-FER: combined Quantum Mechanics/ Molecular Mechanics and Molecular Dynamics Simulation.
B. Boekfa
 and J. Limtrakul.
The proceedings of 32th Congress on Science and Technology of Thailand
, October 10-12, 2006. Bangkok, Thailand.
1The ONIOM study of the surface species present in acetone condensation on H-ZSM-5 catalyst.
B. Boekfa 
and J. Limtrakul.
The proceedings of 30th Congress on Science and Technology of Thailand, October 19-21, 2004. Bangkok, Thailand.

Awards:

2010Honorable Awards for the highest number of publications, FLAS, KU
2009Honorable Mention on His Thesis Award, Graduate School, Kasetsart University
2008Great Student Awards, Physical Chemistry Division, Faculty of Science, Kasetsart University

Research Grants:

2017Postdoctoral research project from the TRF, Thailand
2017Research project from Institute for Molecular Science, Japan
2016Research project from Facalty of Lib Arts & Sci, Thailand
2016Research project from NRCT, Thailand
2016Research project from KUDRI, Thailand
2015Research project from TGIST, Thailand
2015Research project from NRU-KU, Thailand
2013Postdoctoral research project from Institute for Molecular Science, Japan
2011Postdoctoral research project from the TRF, Thailand
2011Herbal database project from NRCT, Thailand
2007Visiting fellow at J. Heyrovsk‎‎y Inst Phys Chem, Czech Republic  

Lecture:

 Mathematical Methods in Chemistry
 Quantum Mechanics
 Statistical Mechanics
 Computer Simulation in Chemistry and Chemical Engineering
 Structure and Reactivity in Zeolites
 General Chemistry

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