Fundamentals of Catalysis II

Thursday, June 6, 2013: 3:40 PM-5:20 PM
Segell (Galt House Hotel)
In-Sik Nam, Pohang University of Science and Technology, South Korea and Suljo Linic, University of Michigan, USA.
3:40 PM
Selective Hydrogenation of Acetylene in Excess Ethylene Using Group IB-Pd Bimetallic Catalysts Prepared by Electroless Deposition
Yunya Zhang, Christopher T. Williams and John R. Monnier, University of South Carolina, USA.
4:00 PM
The Promotion Effect in Heterogeneous Catalysis: the Role of Cl on the Epoxidation of Ethylene over Ag
Tulio Rocha, Axel Knop-Gericke and Robert Schl÷gl, Fritz Haber Institute of the Max Planck Society, Germany.
4:20 PM
CO Adsorption and Photo-Excitation Effects On Novel Pt/TiO2/Au Catalytic Diodes
Eduardo E. Wolf1, Maoming Ren1, Larisa Plashnitsa1 and Prashant Deshlahra1,2, (1)University of Notre Dame, USA, (2)University of California Berkeley, USA.
4:40 PM
Acid Strength and van der Waals Contributions to Catalysis on Solid Br°nsted Acids
Andrew J. Jones1, Robert T. Carr1, Stacey I. Zones2 and Enrique Iglesia1, (1)University of California Berkeley, USA, (2)Chevron Energy Technology Company, USA.