Poster Session: Energy & Sustainability I

Monday, June 3, 2013: 5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Ballroom C (Galt House Hotel)
Quinoline and Indole Adsorption onto MCM-41 Modified by Al and Ni for Improve the HDS Process
Jesus Fabricio Guayaquil-Sosa, Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana-Iztapalapa, Mexico.
Exploring Novel Catalysts for Selective Oxidation of Methane into Value-added Chemicals
Gourishankar Karoshi and Praveen Kolar, North Carolina State University, USA.
Pd-on-Au Surface Coverage Effect on Room-temperature Hydrogen Generation from Formic Acid
Zhun Zhao, Pongsak Limpornpipat and Michael S. Wong, Rice University, USA.
Effect of WO3 on the Nickel-based Sulfur-resistant Methanation Catalyst
Tian Dayong, National Institute of Clean-and-Low-Carbon Energy, China.
Oxidation of CO Using Gold Supported on NiO/Ni3V2O8 and NiO/Fe2O3 in a Hydrogen Rich Stream for Use in Fuel Cells
Lindelani Qwabe1,2, Holger Friedrich1 and Sooboo Singh1, (1)University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa, (2)Mangosuthu University of Technology, South Africa.
Grafting of Thermally Stable Pd@Ceria Core-Shell Nanoparticles on SOFC Electrode Surfaces
Lawrence Adijanto, John M. Vohs and Raymond J. Gorte, University of Pennsylvania, USA.
Novel Nitrogen Doped Carbon Xerogel as High Active Oxygen Reduction Reaction Catalyst in Acid and Alkaline Media
Sisi Liu, Huamin Zhang, Hexiang Zhong and Zhuang Xu, Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, China.
Catalytic Activity of ZIF-8 in the Synthesis of Styrene Carbonate from CO2 and Styrene Oxide
Minqi Zhu1, Srinivas Darbha2, Bhogeswararao Seemala2, Paul Ratnasamy1 and Moises A. Carreon1, (1)University of Louisville, USA, (2)National Chemical Laboratory, India.
Sulfur Tolerant Shift Catalysts for Biomass to Hydrogen Production
Christopher Holt1, Michael Beachy1, Paul Matter1, John N. Kuhn2 and Tim Roberge2, (1)pH Matter, LLC, USA, (2)University of South Florida, USA.
Cerium Based Soot Oxidation Catalysts Made by Flame Spray Pyrolysis
Jakob M. Christensen, Jan-Dierk Grunwaldt and Anker D. Jensen, Technical University of Denmark, Denmark.
CO2 Adsorption on Modified Single-walled Aluminosilicate Nanotubes
Barbara Bonelli1, Cristina Zanzottera1, Marco Armandi1, Serena Esposito2 and Edoardo Garrone1, (1)Politecnico di Torino, Italy, (2)Università di Cassino, Italy.
Adsorption and Desorption of Propene on a Cu-Chabazite Catalyst
Dae Kim and Mark Crocker, University of Kentucky, USA.
N-doped TiO2 for the Photocatalytic Treatment of Tannery Wastewater under Visible Light
Olga Sacco, Vincenzo Vaiano, Diana Sannino and Paolo Ciambelli, University of Salerno, Italy.
Effect of the Nd Addition to Pt/Al2O3 and Rh/Al2O3 Catalysts for Hydrogen Production by Steam Reforming of Methanol
Miroslava Barrera1, Gloria Alicia Del Angel1, Ignacio Cuauhtémoc2 and Gilberto Torres2, (1)Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana, Mexico, (2)Universidad Juarez Autonoma de Tabasco, Mexico.
FTIR Study of Glycerol Dehydration on Niobium Oxide
Guo Shiou Foo, Georgia Institute of Technology, USA.
Effect of CeO2 Addition by Atomic Layer Deposition on Surface Reactions in SOFC Cathodes
Anthony Yu, Rainer Küngas, John M. Vohs and Raymond J. Gorte, University of Pennsylvania, USA.
Catalytic Cracking of Palmitic acid by Flash Pyrolysis using Ni and Mo supported in SAPO-5
Soraia Teixeira Brandão, Universidade Federal da Bahia, Brazil.
Adsorption of CO2 in Photocatalysis
Stephanie Kwon, Randall Q. Snurr and Peter C. Stair, Northwestern University, USA.
Novel Polymer Stabilized Pd-Containing Catalysts in Fatty Acid Hydrodeoxygenation Reaction
Antonina Stepacheva, Anna Gustova, Linda Nikoshvili and Valentina Matveeva, Tver State Technical University, Russia.
Deep Hydrodesulfurization over Novel Trimetallic NiMoW Catalysts Supported on SBA-15
J. Arturo Mendoza-Nieto and Tatiana Klimova, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Mexico.
A Highly Active and Stable Ni-MgO-Ce0.8Zr0.2O2 Catalyst for H2 Production from Two Major Green House Gases
Hyun-Seog Roh1, Dae-Woon Jeong1, Won-Jun Jang1, Jae-Oh Shim1, Kyung-Won Jeon1, Won-Bi Han1, In Hyuk Son2 and Seung Jae Lee2, (1)Yonsei University, South Korea, (2)Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology, Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., South Korea.
Effect of Vanadium Addition on CO Selective Methanation over Ni-alumina-based Catalysts
Ryoma Inoue, Satoru Sakurabayash, Weihua Shen, Toshihiro Miyao, Kazutoshi Higashiyama and Masahiro Watanabe, University of Yamanashi, Japan.
Catalytic Lignin Valorization by Liquid Phase Reforming
Anna L. Jongerius1, Joseph Zakzeski1, John R. Copeland2, Guo Shiou Foo2, Carsten Sievers2, Pieter C. A. Bruijnincx1 and Bert M. Weckhuysen1, (1)Utrecht University, Netherlands, (2)Georgia Institute of Technology, USA.
Plasmonic Metal Nanostructures for Solar Water Splitting and Light-Driven Selective Partial Oxidation of Olefins
Andiappan Marimuthu1, Phillip Christopher2, Hongliang Xin1 and Suljo Linic1, (1)University of Michigan, USA, (2)University of California Riverside, USA.
Hydrolysis of Cellobiose over Solid Acid Catalysts
Adam H. Van Pelt, Maximilian W. Hahn, Benjamin F. Sauk and Carsten Sievers, Georgia Institute of Technology, USA.
Investigation of Cellulose Conversion Process in the Subcritical Water Using Heterogeneous Catalysts
A.E. Filatova, O.Yu. Makeeva, O.V. Manaenkov and E.M. Sulman, Tver State Technical University, Russia.
The Significant Role of SiO2 Modification on the TiO2 as the Support of Ceria-based SCR Catalyst for NH3-SCR of NO
Caixia Liu, Liang Chen, Hamid Reza Arandiyan, Lei Ma and Junhua Li, Tsinghua University, China.
Kinetic Study of the Mono and Diglyceride Synthesis by Glycerolysis of Methyl Oleate on MgO
Cristián A. Ferretti, Carlos R. Apesteguía and J. Isabel Di Cosimo, Instituto de Investigaciones en Catálisis y Petroquímica, Universidad Nacional Del Litoral, Argentina.
Towards Oxidative Catalytic Depolymerization of Lignin and Lignin Model Compounds
Justin Mobley, Nikhil Patil, Mark Crocker and Mark Meier, University of Kentucky, USA.
Deuterium Enrichment in Hydrocarbons Produced by Iron Catalyzed Fischer-Tropsch Synthesis
Yunxin Liao, Lin Wu and Buchang Shi, Eastern Kentucky University, USA.
Hydrogen Adsorption by Cu(I) Zeolites at Ambient Temperatures
Bahar Ipek1, Craig M. Brown2 and Raul F. Lobo1, (1)University of Delaware, USA, (2)National Instute of Standards and Technology, USA.
Redox Properties of Co and Cu Based Catalysts for the Steam Reforming of Ethanol
Gianguido Ramis1, Elisabetta Finocchio1 and Ilenia Rossetti2, (1)University of Genoa, Italy, (2)Università di Milano, Italy.
Ni/Al2O3 Catalysts Applied in the Steam Reforming of Ethanol: Effect of Ca and Ba Addition in the Ethylene Formation
Kariny Elias, Alessandra F. Lucrédio and Elisabete M. Assaf, University of São Paulo, Brazil.
Syngas Production by the Oxidative Reform of Biogas over NiO-PrO2-ZrO2 Catalysts
Yvan O. Asencios Sr.1, Jose M. Assaf2 and Elisabete M. Assaf1, (1)University of São Paulo, Brazil, (2)Federal University of São Carlos, Brazil.
Sulfided CoMo Over Alumina Modified with Basic Additives. Effect of Organic Agents over HDS Activity
Ana Gutiérrez1, José Escobar1, Alfredo Guevara2 and Víctor Santes3, (1)Instituto Mexicano del Petróleo, Mexico, (2)Universidad Autónoma del Estado de Hidalgo, Mexico, (3)CIIEMAD-IPN, Mexico.
Structure-activity Relationship of MoO3/SiO2 Catalyst for Biomass Upgrading
Tawan Sooknoi and Leenawat Kanda, King Mongkut's Institute of Technology Ladkrabang, Thailand.
Mitigating Nitrate/Nitrite Water Emissions through Bimetal-catalyzed Reduction
Huifeng Qian, Michael S. Wong, Zhun Zhao, Juan Velazquez and Lori A. Pretzer, Rice University, USA.
Bimetallic Nanoparticles Au-Ag, Au-Ni and Au-Cu supported on TiO2 for Photocatalytic Hydrogen Production
Socorro Oros-Ruiz1, Rodolfo Zanella1, Ricardo Gomez2, Agileo Hernandez-Gordillo2 and Rosendo Lopez2, (1)Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Mexico, (2)Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana-Iztapalapa, Mexico.
Photocatalytic Hydrogen Production by Gold Nanoparticles Supported on TiO2 by Water Splitting
Socorro Oros-Ruiz1, Rodolfo Zanella1, Ricardo Gomez2, Agileo Hernandez-Gordillo2 and Rosendo Lopez2, (1)Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Mexico, (2)Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana-Iztapalapa, Mexico.
Electrochemical Characterization of Zn:GaN for the Hydrogen Evolution Reaction
Anayancy Campos Badillo1, Arturo Manzo-Robledo2, Odilon Vázquez-Cuchillo Sr.1,3, Ricardo Gomez4, Gerardo Fajardo San Miguel1, Rodolfo Zanella5 and Arquímedes Cruz-López1, (1)Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León, Mexico, (2)Instituto Politecnico Nacional, Mexico, (3)Universidad Politécnica Metropolitana de Puebla, Mexico, (4)Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana-Iztapalapa, Mexico, (5)Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Mexico.
The Effect of the Acidic Property of the Catalyst on the Hydrocracking of Fischer-Tropsch Wax
Myung-gi Seo1, Min-Sung Kim1, Dae-Won Lee1, Kwan-Young Lee1 and Dong Ju Moon2, (1)Korea University, South Korea, (2)Korea Institute of Science and Technology, South Korea.
Properties of Ir-Au/TiO2 Catalysts for Selective Ring Opening of MCP
Orlando Hernández1, Gabriela Díaz1, Antonio Gómez-Cortés1, Jesús Arenas-Alatorre1 and Miguel Yacaman2, (1)Instituto de Física, UNAM, Mexico, (2)University of Texas at San Antonio, USA.
Kinetic Analysis and Raman Surface Characterization in the CPO of Hydrocarbon Fuels
Alessandro Donazzi, Davide Pagani, Andrea Lucotti, Matteo Tommasini, Alessandra Beretta, Gianpiero Groppi, Chiara Castiglioni and Pio Forzatti, Politecnico di Milano, Italy.
Development of Copper Based Oxygen Carriers for Chemical Looping Technology
Fabiola C. Carvalho1,2, Fabiano A. Silva1, Mônica G. Cavalcante1, Dulce M. A. Melo2 and Juan A. C. Ruiz1, (1)Centro de Tecnologias do Gás e Energias Renováveis – CTGAS-ER, Brazil, (2)Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil.
Deactivation and Regeneration of MgO/MgAl2O4 Catalyst for Deoxygenation of Soy-bean Oil
Jeong-Geol Na1, Jong-Nam Kim1, Jong-Ho Park1, You-Kwan Oh1, Sang Sup Han1 and Chang Hyun Ko2, (1)Korea Institute of Energy Research, South Korea, (2)Chonnam National University, South Korea.
Photo-electrochemical Characterization of TiO2 Nanoparticles Synthesized by the Sol-gel Route
Arturo Manzo-Robledo1, Arquímedes Cruz-López2, Odilon Vázquez-Cuchillo Sr.2,3 and Aurora Amparo Flores Caballero1, (1)Instituto Politecnico Nacional, Mexico, (2)Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León, Mexico, (3)Universidad Politécnica Metropolitana de Puebla, Mexico.
How Important is Rh Location on WOX-Ce0.68Zr0.38O2 Supports of Various W Surface Densities in the Autothermal Reforming of n-C10?
Thomas Bonnotte1, Céline Sayag1, Rachel P. Doherty1, Jean-Marc Krafft1, Christophe Méthivier1, Frédéric Ser2, Mickaël Sicard2 and Cyril Thomas3, (1)UPMC, France, (2)ONERA, France, (3)UPMC Laboratoire de Réactivité de Surface, France.
Electrocatalysis of Furfural Reduction
Elizabeth J. Biddinger, City College of New York, USA.
Bifunctional Mechanisms for C-C Coupling in Aldol Condensation
Aditya Savara, Florencia Calaza, David Mullins and Steven H. Overbury, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, USA.
Oxygen Carriers Based on RP Perovskite for Chemical Looping Process
Dulce M. A. Melo1, Gustavo Torres Moure2, Vitor Rodrigo Melo & Melo1, Juan A. C. Ruiz3 and Renata Martins Braga1, (1)Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil, (2)Centro de Pesquisa Leopoldo Miguez de Melo, Brazil, (3)Centro de Tecnologias do Gás e Energias Renováveis – CTGAS-ER, Brazil.
Mechanisms of Water Splitting on Composite Plasmonic Metal/Semiconductor Catalysts
Michelle Przybylek and Suljo Linic, University of Michigan, USA.
Fischer-Tropsch Synthesis over Bimetallic CoxFey/HMS Catalysts
Trino A. Zepeda, Centro de Nanociencias y Nanotecnologia, UNAM, Mexico.
HDO Catalysts Developed on Water-stable Zirconia-based Carrier
Wenqin Shen, Franz Petzold, Karen Libby and Wayne Turbeville, Clariant BU Catalysts, USA.
Photocatalytic Degradation of Trimethoprim by Metallic Nanoparticles Supported on TiO2 P25
Blanca Prado, Socorro Oros-Ruiz and Rodolfo Zanella, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Mexico.
Controlling Alkane and Alkene Chain Growth Pathways on Monofunctional and Bifunctional Catalysts
Michele Sarazen, Dante A. Simonetti, Alex Yip and Enrique Iglesia, University of California Berkeley, USA.
Stereoselective Dehydration of 2,5-Hexanediol in High-Temperature Liquid Water Enhanced by Carbon Dioxide
Aritomo Yamaguchi, Norihito Hiyoshi, Naoki Mimura, Osamu Sato and Masayuki Shirai, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, Japan.
Surface Interaction between Ni and Mo2C in CH4/CO2 Reforming at Atmospheric Pressure
Shaohua Zhang and Chuan Shi, Dalian University of Technology, China.
Synergetic Effect of Al, Ce and Zr in CO Oxidation and NO Reduction over Gold Catalysts at Lean Burn Conditions
Eunice Vargas1, Andrey Simakov2, Elena Smolentseva3, Miguel Estrada4, Felipe Castillón3, Sergio Fuentes3 and Sergey Beloshapkin5, (1)Universidad Autónoma de Baja California, Mexico, (2)Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Mexico, (3)Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Centro de Nanociencias y Nanotecnología, Mexico, (4)CICESE, Mexico, (5)University of Limerick, Ireland.
Catalytic Transformation of Butanal into C6–9 Iso-Alkane over Pd-based Catalysts
Sung Min Kim, Jongha Park, Hyung-Su Jang, Cheonwoo Jeong, Jae-Hong Lee and Young-Woong Suh, Hanyang University, South Korea.
Butadiene Production from Bioethanol and Acetaldehyde over Tantalum Oxide-Supported Ordered Mesoporous Silica Catalysts
Ho-Jeong Chae, Tae-Wan Kim, Young-Kyun Moon, Kwang-Eun Jeong, Chul-Ung Kim and Soon-Yong Jeong, Korea Research Institute of Chemical Technology, South Korea.
Fundamental Understanding of the NOx Storage through a Novel Spectrokinetic Approach
Carlo Giorgio Visconti1, Luca Lietti1, Pio Forzatti1, Lidia Castoldi1, Marco Daturi2, Flavio Manenti1 and Sauro Pierucci1, (1)Politecnico di Milano, Italy, (2)University de Caen/ENSICAEN/CNRS, France.
Oxidation of Fuel Cell Anode Gas Using Precious Metal versus Base Metal Catalysts
Donald Tackett1, Chandra Ratnasamy1, Jon P. Wagner1, Greg Cullen1 and Hans-Georg Anfang2, (1)Clariant Corporation, USA, (2)Clariant Produkte (Deutschland) GmbH, Germany.
Desulfurization of Natural Gas under Normal and Peak Shaving Gas Conditions for Fuel Cell Applications
R. Steve Spivey, Chandra Ratnasamy and Jon P. Wagner, Clariant Corporation, USA.
Controlled Preparation of V-single Site VSiBEA Zeolite for Selective Catalytic Reduction of NO with Ammonia
Rafal Baran1, Thomas Onfroy2, Yannick Millot2, Teresa Grzybek1 and Stanislaw Dzwigaj2, (1)AGH University of Science and Technology, Poland, (2)Laboratoire de Réactivité de Surface, UMR 7197 CNRS, UPMC, France.
A Comparative Study of the Support Effect on NSR Catalysts
Yong Liu1,2 and Ming Meng3, (1)Zhengzhou University, China, (2)University of Houston, USA, (3)Tianjin University, China.
Heterogeneous Aldol Condensation Catalysis for Upgrading of Biomass-derived Feedstocks: Obstacles and Solutions
Zhimin Liu, Nicholas Luedtke and Friederike C. Jentoft, University of Oklahoma, USA.
Fischer-Tropsch synthesis: Hydrogenation of Carbon Oxides to Hydrocarbons over Ceria Supported Cobalt Catalysts
Venkat Ramana Rao Pendyala, Muthu Kumaran Gnanamani, Gary Jacobs, Wilson D. Shafer and Burtron H. Davis, University of Kentucky, USA.
Mesoporous ZnO as Catalyst for Biodiesel Synthesis
Apolo Nambo and Moises A. Carreon, University of Louisville, USA.
Fischer-Tropsch Synthesis: Examination of the Coordination Environment and Simulated Regeneration of Pt Promoted Co/Al2O3 Using Oxidation-Reduction Cycles
Thani Jermwongratanachai1,2, Gary Jacobs1, Wenping Ma1, Wilson D. Shafer1, Muthu Kumaran Gnanamani1, Pei Gao3, Boonyarach Kitiyanan2, Burtron H. Davis1, Donald C. Cronauer4, A. Jeremy Kropf4 and Christopher L. Marshall4, (1)University of Kentucky, USA, (2)Chulalongkorn University, Thailand, (3)Eastern Kentucky University, USA, (4)Argonne National Laboratory, USA.
Zirconia-supported Catalysts for the Methanation of Carbon Dioxide
Javier Carrillo1, Romel Jiménez2 and Francisco Gracia1, (1)Universidad de Chile, Chile, (2)Universidad de Concepción, Chile.
Role of NO Oxidation to NO2 in NH3-SCR Reactions: Kinetics and Mechanism
Maria Pia Ruggeri1, Isabella Nova1, Enrico Tronconi1, Josh A. Pihl2, Jae-Soon Choi2, Todd J. Toops2 and William P. Partridge Jr.2, (1)Politecnico di Milano, Italy, (2)Oak Ridge National Laboratory, USA.
Nitrogen-doped Carbon Nanostructures (CNx) and Iron-Nitrogen-Carbon Catalysts for Oxygen Reduction Reaction in PEM Fuel Cells
Deepika Singh, Juan Tian, Jesaiah King and Umit S. Ozkan, The Ohio State University, USA.
Evaluation of Zeolites in Commercial Adsorption Capacity Pure CO2 and CH4 in the Mixture with CH4
Jose C. Nascimento1, Paula F.P. Nascimento2, Fabiola C. Carvalho1 and Juan A. C. Ruiz1, (1)Centro de Tecnologias do Gás e Energias Renováveis – CTGAS-ER, Brazil, (2)Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil.
A Low Cost CO Oxidation Catalyst for Respiratory Protection
Girish Srinivas, Margarita Dubovik, Andrew Galloway and Steven Gebhard, TDA Research, Inc, USA.
Diagnostic of Zeolite-based SCR Catalyst Deactivation Modes Using NO Oxidation as a Probe Reaction
Saurabh Joshi, Ashok Kumar, Krishna Kamasamudram, Neal W. Currier and Aleksey Yezerets, Cummins Inc., USA.
Glycerol to Acrolein using Pd-Ni/Cs-Tungstophosphate Catalysts
Jose Luis Contreras Sr.1, Leonardo Navarrete1, Juan Navarrete2, Tamara Vázquez1, Leticia Nuño1, Gustavo A. Fuentes3, Beatriz Zeifert4 and Jose Salmones Sr.4, (1)Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana-Azcapotzalco, Mexico, (2)Instituto Mexicano del Petróleo, Mexico, (3)Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana-Iztapalapa, Mexico, (4)Instituto Politecnico Nacional, Mexico.
High Pressure Catalytic Hydrodeoxygenation of Cellulose Hydropyrolysis Products for Conversion to Liquid Fuel
Vinod Kumar Venkatakrishnan, John Degenstein, W. Nicholas Delgass, Fabio H. Ribeiro and Rakesh Agrawal, Purdue University, USA.
Copper Dimers Are the Active Sites for NO Oxidation on Cu/ZSM-5
Atish Parekh1, Anuj Verma1, Trunojoyo Anggara2, William F. Schneider2, Aleksey Yezerets3, W. Nicholas Delgass1 and Fabio H. Ribeiro1, (1)Purdue University, USA, (2)University of Notre Dame, USA, (3)Cummins Inc., USA.
Syngas Conversion to Hydrocarbon Fuels through Mixed Alcohol Intermediates
Robert A. Dagle1, Vanessa Lebarbier1, Karl O. Albrecht1, Jinjing Li2, Charles E. Taylor3, Xinhe Bao4 and Yong Wang5, (1)Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, USA, (2)Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, China, (3)National Energy Technology Laboratory, USA, (4)Chinese Academy of Sciences, China, (5)Washington State University, USA.
Highly Efficient, Homogeneous Cobalt(II) Catalysts for Hydrogenation and Dehydrogenation Reactions
Guoqi Zhang, Brian L. Scott and Susan K. Hanson, Los Alamos National Laboratory, USA.