P-Tu-BRC-6 Diffusion Controlled Shape Selectivity in Nanoporous Carbon Spheres-based Catalysts

Tuesday, June 4, 2013
Ballroom C (Galt House Hotel)
Maryam Peer, Ali Qajar, Ramakrishnan Rajagopalan and Henry C. Foley, Pennsylvania State University, USA.
In this study platinum nanoparticles embedded in polymer-deived carbon spheres with controlled sizes and porosities, were successfully synthesized. Catalyst was tested in liquid phase hydrogenation reactions and selectivity and activity were improved  by applying different approaches.

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