O-Tu-Seg-5 Steam Reforming of Ethanol on Ni/CeO2: Reaction Pathway and the Role of CeO2 in Suppressing Methane Formation

Tuesday, June 4, 2013: 11:00 AM
Segell (Galt House Hotel)
Wenqian Xu, Zongyuan Liu, Aaron Johnston-Peck, Sanjaya D. Senanayake, Zhou Gong, Dario Stacchiola, Eric A. Stach and Jose A. Rodriguez, Brookhaven National Laboratory, USA.
Steam reforming of ethanol (ESR) on a Ni-based CeO2-supported catalyst was characterized using in situ XRD, DRIFTS and TEM.  This work provides new insights on the role of Ni and the role of CeO2 in the reaction steps of the ESR.

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