P-W-BRC-105 Ni Supported on NixCe0.75-xZr0.2502 - a Very Active Catalyst for RWGS

Wednesday, June 5, 2013
Ballroom C (Galt House Hotel)
Priscila da Costa Zonetti1, Sonia Letichevsky1, Gustavo D. Azevedo1, Philipe P.P. Reis1, Leonardo Travalloni2, Alexandre Barros Gaspar1, Eduardo F. Sousa-Aguiar3 and Lucia Gorenstin Appel1, (1)Instituto Nacional de Tecnologia, Brazil, (2)Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, (3)CENPES/Petrobras, Brazil.
The RWGS is a very relevant reaction as it can be the first step for the generation hydrocarbons, alcohols and olefins from CO2, employing well known technologies. This works shows that Ni supported on NixCe0,75-xZr0,25O2 is very active, stable and selective to CO.

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