OF36 XANES and EXAFS of Ni-Co Bimetallic Catalyst for CO2 Reforming of CH4

Wednesday, June 8, 2011: 10:40 AM
Ambassador Ballroom 3 (Detroit Marriott Hotel at the Renaissance Center )
Hui Wang1, Jeffrey T. Miller2 and Mohsen Shakouri1, (1)Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK, Canada, (2)Chemical Science and Engineering Division, Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, IL
The XANES and EXAFS analysis on the redusction of bimetallic Ni-Co catalyst for dry reforming of methane shows the mechanism of metal particle formation and particel size development. The information is crucial to the preparation of active and stable catalysts for CO2 reforming of CH4.

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