Advances in Reaction Engineering: Catalysts & Reactor Design II

Tuesday, June 4, 2013: 3:40 PM-5:20 PM
Combs Chandler (Galt House Hotel)
Vladimir Fridman, Clariant Corporation, USA and Linda J. Broadbelt, Northwestern University, USA.
3:40 PM
Catalyst Support Structure with High Thermal Management Capabilities for Use in Large Diameter Gas-to-Liquid Reactors
William Yantz, Jr.1, Carlos Gonzalez1, Min Sheng1, Hongyun Yang2, Paul Dimick2, Donald Cahela1 and Bruce J. Tatarchuk1, (1)Auburn University, USA, (2)Intramicron, Inc, USA.
4:00 PM
Evaluation of Catalyst Pellets Under Gradientless Conditions Using Two Different Types of Continuous Stirred Tank Reactors
Victor J. Sussman, Todd M. Francis, Edward L. Lee, Christopher M. Menzies and Edward (Ted) M. Calverley, Dow Chemical Company, USA.
4:20 PM
Radiofrequency Heating of Catalytically Functionalized Composite Magnetic Microparticles for Direct Amide Formation in Flow
Thomas K. Houlding1, Kirill Tchabanenko1, Pengzhao Gao1,2, Volkan Degirmenci1 and Evgeny V. Rebrov1, (1)Queen's University of Belfast, United Kingdom, (2)Hunan University, China.
4:40 PM
Operando UV-Vis and Raman Spectroscopy in a Pilot-Scale Reactor: CrOx Deactivation during Propane Dehydrogenation as a Showcase
Jesper Sattler, Ines Dacil Gonzalez Jimenez and Bert M. Weckhuysen, Utrecht University, Netherlands.
5:00 PM
Enabling Small-Scale Methanol Synthesis Reactors through the Adoption of Highly Conductive Structured Catalysts
Andrea Montebelli1, Carlo Giorgio Visconti1, Gianpiero Groppi1, Enrico Tronconi1, Cristina Ferreira2 and Stefanie Kohler2, (1)Politecnico di Milano, Italy, (2)Total France, France.