Wednesday Poster Session: Industrial Chemicals

Wednesday, June 8, 2011: 5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Ontario Exhibit Hall (Detroit Marriott Hotel at the Renaissance Center )
William S. Epling and George W. Graham
Surface Chemistry of 1,2-Propanediol on Oxygen-Covered Pd(111)
Rhea M. Williams, University of Colorado at Boulder; J. William Medlin, University of Colorado at Boulder
Propylene Epoxidation: Effect of Promoters and Butadiene Co-feed on Selectivity with Silver Catalysts
Apoorva Kulkarni, University of Delaware; Marco-Bedolla Panjota, University of Delaware; Mark A. Barteau, University of Delaware; Raul F. Lobo, University of Delaware
Modeling of Multiphase Catalytic Reactions - A Fascinating Challenge
Nicolai Wörz, Technische Universität Darmstadt; Peter Claus, Technische Universität Darmstadt
Methanol Synthesis Catalysis: The Effect of Acetic Acid
S. David Jackson, University of Glasgow; Stuart D Blain, University of Glasgow
Synthesis of gamma-Butyrolactone from 1,4-Butanediol over Copper-based Catalysts
Jong-Ki Jeon, Kongju National University; Youn Jung Lee, Kongju National University; Young-Kwon Park, University of Seoul
Effect of pH control in liquid phase glycerol oxidation reactions
Jayakiran Rebelli, University of South Carolina; Abraham A. Rodriguez, University of South Carolina; Christopher T. Williams, University of South Carolina; John R. Monnier, University of South Carolina
Carbon Deposition and Regeneration Kinetics of Used Lanthanide-Promoted Co-Ni/Al2O3 Catalysts from CH4 Dry Reforming
Say Yei Foo, The University of New South Wales; Chin Kui Cheng, The University of New South Wales; Tuan Huy Nguyen, The University of New South Wales; Adesoji A. Adesina, The University of New South Wales
Shaped Catalyst Support Made from Multi Walled Carbon Nanotubes
Jun Yang, Hyperion Catalysis International, Inc.; Lein Ngaw, Hyperion Catalysis International, Inc.; David Moy, Hyperion Catalysis International, Inc.
Influence of V content on the catalytic properties of VSiBEA zeolite upon methanol oxidation
Maciej Trejda, Faculty of Chemistry, A. Mickiewicz University; Maria Ziolek, Faculty of Chemistry, A. Mickiewicz University; Yannick Millot, UPMC Paris; Karolina Chalupka, Institute of General and Ecological Chemistry, Technical University of Lodz; Michel Che, UPMC Paris; Stanislaw Dzwigaj, UPMC Paris
Gamma-Al2O3-Supported Vanadium Oxide Catalyst for Oxidative Dehydrogenation of Ethane to Ethylene: Reactivity and Stability Study
Sameer A. Al-Ghamdi, University of Western Ontario; Hugo I. deLasa, University of Western Ontario; Mara Volpe, PLAPIQUI-(UNS-CONICET)
Core-shell palladium-gold catalysts in selective oxidation of arabinose to arabinonic acid
Elena Smolentseva, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Centro de Nanociencias y Nanotecnología; Andrey Simakov, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Centro de Nanociencias y Nanotecnología; Bright Kusema, Åbo Akademi University, Process Chemistry Centre, Turku/Åbo,; Sergey Beloshapkin, Materials & Surface Science Institute, University of Limerick; Miguel Estrada, Posgrado en Física de Materiales, Centro de Investigación Científico y de Educación Superior de Ensenada; Eunice Vargas, Universidad Autonoma de Baja California; Dmitry Yu. Murzin, Åbo Akademi University, Process Chemistry Centre, Turku/Åbo,; Sergio Fuentes, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Centro de Nanociencias y Nanotecnología
Oscar G. Marin Flores, GoNano Technologies Inc.; T. Cantrell, GoNano Technologies Inc.; T. Prakash, GoNano Technologies Inc.; G. Corti, GoNano Technologies Inc.; S. Ha, Washington State University; M.G. Norton, Washington State University; D. McIlroy, University of Idaho
Catalytic epoxydation of unsaturated fatty acid methyl esters: peroxophosphotungstate immobilized onto support as heterogeneous catalyst
Yannick Pouilloux, University of Poitiers; Evelyne Poli, University of Poitiers - CNRS; Jean-Marc Clacens, University of Poitiers - CNRS
Metathesis of Methyl Oleate over Methyltrioxorhenium Supported on Mesoporous Al2O3 Promoted with ZnCl2
Subha Kumaraswamy Pillai, Université Laval; Trenton Tovar, University of California at Santa Barbara; Safia Hamoudi, Université Laval; Susannah L. Scott, University of California, Santa Barbara; Khaled Belkacemi, Université Laval
Interactions Between Biomass-Derived Oxygenates and Metal Oxide Catalysts
John R. Copeland, Georgia Institute of Technology; Carsten Sievers, Georgia Institute of Technology
Hydrogenation of N-benzylideneaniline by a new ruthenium(II) complex derivated from 2-ferrocenyl-1,8-naphthyridine
Pedro Aguirre Sr., Universidad de Chile, Facultad de Ciencias Químicas y Farmacéuticas
Cr(III)-mediated ring opening of epoxide for halohydrin production
Warinthorn Chavasiri, Chulalongkorn University; Sirinuch Pattarativanont, Program in petrochemistry and polymer science, Chulalongkorn University
A Heterogeneous Borane Co-Catalyst for Ethylene Polymerization
Ying-Jen Wanglee, UCSB; Susannah L. Scott, University of California, Santa Barbara
Structure-property relationships between fractal description of pore structure and catalyst effectiveness in V-SBA-15
Alexander Zoelle, Villanova University; Thomas Baldassare, Villanova University; Michael A. Smith, Villanova University
Selective catalytic oxidations of cyclohexene, thioether and terpenes with hydrogen peroxide. Sensitivity to the catalyst structure of mesoporous niobosilicates
Agata Wawrzynczak, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznan; Agnieszka Feliczak-Guzik, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznan; Izabela Nowak, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznan
Thermal Catalytic Cracking of Naphtha over CeO2 Supported on Carbon Nanotubes Coated with SiO2 for Olefin Production
Kamyar Keyvanloo, Brigham Young University; Ali Mohamadalizadeh, Research Institute of Petroleum Industry; Jafar Towfighi, Tarbiat Modares University
Studies on the Metathesis Reaction of Ethylene and 2-Butene to Propylene over WO3 Surfaces
Zhuo Cheng, Washington University in St. Louis; Cynthia S. Lo, Washington University in St. Louis
High-value chemicals production from sugar-based biomass over Nb-containing mesoporous materials
Katarzyna Jagodzinska, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznan; Izabela Nowak, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznan
Improved Catalysts for the Selective Hydrogenation of Aromatic Nitrogroups with Precious Metal Powder Catalysts
Jaime R. Blanton, Evonik Degussa Corporation; Konrad Möbus, Evonik Degussa GmbH; Dorit Wolf, Evonik Degussa GmbH; Stefan D. Wieland, Evonik Degussa GmbH
Improved Bifunctional Catalyst For MIBK Synthesis
Robert J. Olsen, The Dow Chemical Company; Jose A Trejo, The Dow Chemical Company; Klaus-Dieter Topp, Rohm and Haas Europe Services ApS; Alfred K. Schultz, The Dow Chemical Company