O-Tu-Seg-3 Effect of Iron and Titanium Oxide Promoters on Platinum Model Catalysts for the Water-Gas Shift Reaction

Tuesday, June 4, 2013: 10:20 AM
Segell (Galt House Hotel)
M. Cem Akatay1, Jorge H. Pazmino1, Mayank Shekhar1, W. Damion Williams1, Anil U. Mane2, Eric A. Stach3, W. Nicholas Delgass1, Jeffrey W. Elam2, Dmitry Y. Zemlyanov1 and Fabio H. Ribeiro1, (1)Purdue University, USA, (2)Argonne National Laboratory, USA, (3)Brookhaven National Laboratory, USA.
Iron oxide and titania enhance the water-gas shift (WGS) reaction rate per surface area of supported metal platinum catalysts. The effects of these promoters are studied by a surface sensitive approach using non-porous model spherical alumina supports.

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