P-Tu-82 UV-vis Spectroscopic Analysis of the Reduction Processes of supported metal catalysts

Tuesday, June 7, 2011
Ontario Exhibit Hall (Detroit Marriott Hotel at the Renaissance Center )
jose Luis Contreras Sr., Energia, Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana-Azcapotzalco, México ,D.F., Mexico and Gustavo A. Fuentes, Department of Process Engineering,, Universidad Autonoma Metropolitana-Iztapalapa, Mexico City, Mexico
We showed that it is possible to follow the reduction process of Pt and Pd supported at low metal content on Al2O3 using the UV-vis spectroscopy. The deconvoluted areas from UV-vis spectrum of the Pt and Pd catalysts calcined at 500°C were related with the Pt and Pd content.

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