OA75 Preparation of nano-sized cobalt crystallites and their performance in the Fischer-Tropsch synthesis

Friday, June 10, 2011: 10:20 AM
Cabot Ballroom (Detroit Marriott Hotel at the Renaissance Center )
Nico Fischer, Eric van Steen and Michael Claeys, Department of Chemical Engineering, Centre for Catalysis Research, University of Cape Town, Rondebosch, South Africa
In this study a number of supported cobalt crystallites of varied size were prepared using a novel reverse micelle method. Tests in the Fischer-Tropsch synthesis and detailed product analysis allowed to understand site requirements of the Fischer-Tropsch reaction.

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