Poster Session: Novel Characterization

Wednesday, June 5, 2013: 5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Clements (Galt House Hotel)
HRTEM of Pt-Au/C Catalysts
P. del Angel1, Martha L. Hernandez-Pichardo2, E. palacios-Gonzalez1, J.A.. Montoya1 and R.G. gonzalez-Huerta2, (1)Instituto Mexicano del Petróleo, Mexico, (2)Instituto Politecnico Nacional, Mexico.
Nb-Doped Hematite: Highly Active Catalyst for the Oxidation of Organic Dyes in Water
Luiz Oliveira1, Flávia C. C. Moura1, Henrique Oliveira1, Patterson Souza2, Marcio Pereira3 and Patricia Patricio2, (1)Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Brazil, (2)CEFET-MG, Brazil, (3)Universidade Federal dos Vales do Jequitinhonha e Mucuri, Brazil.
Coke Formation in Steam Reforming Catalysts Evaluated by Thermogravimetry
Marco Logli and Valeria Vicentini, Clariant S.A., Brazil.
HRTEM Study of Solids Deposited in the Post-catalytic Zone during Propane Partial Oxidation over Te-containing Catalyst
P. del Angel1, J.A.. Montoya1, H. Armendariz-Herrera1, J.M. López-nieto2 and Jaime S. Valente1, (1)Instituto Mexicano del Petróleo, Mexico, (2)Universidad Politécnica de Valencia, Spain.
Millibar XPS and TEM on Spherical Model Monolayer Catalysts
M. Cem Akatay1, Yury Zvinevich1, Dmitry Y. Zemlyanov1, W. Nicholas Delgass1, Eric A. Stach2 and Fabio H. Ribeiro1, (1)Purdue University, USA, (2)Brookhaven National Laboratory, USA.
Study of Au@SiO2 Nanoreactors Synthesis by UV-Vis Spectroscopy in situ
Brenda Acosta1, Viridiana Evangelista1, Sergio Fuentes2 and Andrey Simakov3, (1)Centro de Investigacion Científica y de Educación Superior de Ensenada, Mexico, (2)Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Centro de Nanociencias y Nanotecnología, Mexico, (3)Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Mexico.
Immobilization of Fungal Enzyme in Mesoporous Materials for Selective Oxidative Reactions of Aromatic Hydrocarbons and Biodesulfurization
Karla Juarez-Moreno, Trino A. Zepeda, Jorge N. Diaz de Leon, Gabriel Alonso-Nuñez and Sergio Fuentes, Centro de Nanociencias y Nanotecnologia, UNAM, Mexico.
Dissolution Made Easy For Platinum Group Metal (PGM) Catalysts by Peroxide Fusions for ICP Analyses
John A. Anzelmo1,2, Janice Pitre2 and Mélanie Bédard2, (1)Claisse USA, USA, (2)Corporation Scientifique Claisse, Canada.
Measuring Energetic Heterogeneity of Metal Oxides using Vapor Sorption Techniques
Majid Naderi, Daniel J. Burnett, Armando R. Garcia, Anett Kondor and Manaswini Acharya, Surface Measurement Systems, USA.
Electron Microscopy Study of Surfaces and Porosity in a Plate-like γ-Al2O3
Ja Hun Kwak, Libor Kovarik, Arda Genc, Charles H. F. Peden and János Szanyi, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, USA.
Characterization of Binding Energetics during Catalyst Synthesis Utilizing Isothermal Titration Calorimetry
Jason Binz, Megan Strayer, Thomas Mallouk and Robert M. Rioux, Pennsylvania State University, USA.
Investigating Silver Ion Exchanged Zeolites Using Simultaneous Pair Distribution Function & Infrared Spectroscopy Techniques
Haiyan Zhao1, Kevin Beyer1, Tina Nenoff2, Mark A. Newton3, Peter Chupas1 and Karena Chapman1, (1)Argonne National Laboratory, USA, (2)Sandia National Laboratory, USA, (3)European Synchrotron Radiation Facility, France.
Diffusion and Adsorption Properties of Hydrocarbons in MCM-22 and MCM-56
Liyuan Li1,2, Yi Chen1, Zhongqiang Xu1, Yangdong Wang1, Heyong He2 and Weimin Yang1, (1)Shanghai Research Institute of Petrochemical Technology, China, (2)Fudan University, China.
In situ Small-Angle X-Ray Scattering/X-Ray Absorption Study: Stabilization of Nanocatalyst by ALD Overcoat
Sungsik Lee, Yu Lei, Junling Lu, Christopher L. Marshall, Jeffrey W. Elam, Soenke Seifert and Randall E. Winans, Argonne National Laboratory, USA.
Palladium-catalyzed Selective Hydrogenation of Nitroarenes: Influence of Platinum and Iron on Catalytic Activity, Particle Morphology and Formation of β-Palladium Hydride
Jaime R. Blanton1, Konrad Möbus2, Elena Grünewald2, Stefan D. Wieland2, Peter W. Albers3 and Stewart F. Parker4, (1)Evonik Industries, Business Line Catalysts, USA, (2)Evonik Industries, Business Line Catalysts, Germany, (3)AQura GmbH, Germany, (4)STFC Rutherford Appleton Laboratory, United Kingdom.