Poster Session: Energy & Sustainability II

Tuesday, June 4, 2013: 5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Ballroom C (Galt House Hotel)
Sugar Dehydration to HMF using Solid Foam Supported Acid Catalysts with Simultaneous Product Extraction
Vitaly Ordomsky, John van der Schaaf, Jaap C. Schouten and T. Alexander Nijhuis, Eindhoven University of Technology, Netherlands.
Photocatalytic Degradation of Organic Dyes: The Advanced Functions of Water-mediated and Facet-mediated Promotion
Lun Pan, Ji-Jun Zou, Songbo Wang, Xiangwen Zhang and Li Wang, Tianjin University, China.
Selective Adsorption of CO2 on Flexible Porous Coordination Polymers
Fan Shi, Jeffrey Culp and Christopher Matranga, National Energy Technology Laboratory, USA.
Al2O3 Supported Mo Catalyst for Methanation: Effect of CeO2 Promoter Addition
Shaodong Qin and Dayong Tian, National Institute of Clean-and-Low-Carbon Energy, China.
Conversion of Acetol to Lactic Acid over Heterogeneous Catalytic Systems
Elise M. Albuquerque1,2, Luiz Eduardo Pizarro Borges1 and Marco A. Fraga2, (1)Instituto Militar de Engenharia, Brazil, (2)Instituto Nacional de Tecnologia, Brazil.
Structure-Activity Relationship for HC-SCR over Ag/Al2O3 with Cyclic and Aromatic Reductants
Hannes Kannisto1, Kalle Arve2, Torben Pingel1, Anders Hellman Sr.1, Hanna Härelind1, Kari Eränen2, Eva Olsson1, Magnus Skoglundh1 and Dmitry Yu. Murzin2, (1)Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden, (2)Åbo Akademi University, Finland.
Catalytic Conversion of Lignin-Derived α-O-4 Phenolic Dimer, Benzyl Phenyl Ether
Ji Sun Yoon1,2, Yunsu Lee1,2, Jae-Wook Choi2, Jeong-Myeong Ha2,3, Dong Jin Suh2,3 and Hyunjoo Lee1, (1)Yonsei University, South Korea, (2)Korea Institute of Science and Technology, South Korea, (3)University of Science and Technology, South Korea.
Impact of Steam and Oxygen on Amine Sorbent for Post-combustion CO2 Capture
Sonia Hammache, James Hoffman, Adefemi Egbebi and McMahan Gray, National Energy Technology Laboratory, USA.
The Effect of the Carrier on the Steam Reforming of Ethanol over Rh-Pt Supported Catalyst
Martha Cobo1, Qinghe Zheng2, Christiane Janke2, Diana Pieruccini1 and Robert J. Farrauto2, (1)University of La Sabana, Colombia, (2)Columbia University, USA.
Conversion of Methanol, Ethanol and Propanol over Zeolites
Karthikeyan Ramasamy and Yong Wang, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, USA.
On the Effect of Hydrogen Addition on Lean NOx Reduction with Methanol over Ag-Al2O3
Marika Männikkö, Magnus Skoglundh and Hanna Härelind, Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden.
Influence of Carbon-carbon Bond Order and Silver Loading on the Oxidative Function of Silver-alumina Catalysts in Absence and Presence of NO
Hanna Härelind, Fredrik K. Gunnarsson, Seyyed Majid Sharif Vaghefi, Magnus Skoglundh and Per-Anders Carlsson, Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden.
Catalytic Hydrodeoxygenation of Propionic Acid over Supported Group VIII Noble Metals
Yuliana Lugo-Jose, John R. Monnier and Christopher T. Williams, University of South Carolina, USA.
Desulfurization of Refined Fuels by Mixed Oxide Supported Silver Adsorbents: Sulfur Adsorption Pathways
A. H. M. Shahadat Hussain and Bruce J. Tatarchuk, Auburn University, USA.
Highly Dispersed Iron Oxide on Zirconium Dioxide Promoted by Rhodium for Water Gas Shift Reaction
Hakeem Abrar Ahmad, Ruben Vásquez, Freek Kapteijn and Michiel Makkee, Delft University of Technology, Netherlands.
A Comparative Study between Solution Ion Exchange (IE) and Solid State Ion Exchange (SSIE) in the Synthesis of Cu-SAPO-34 Catalysts for NH3-SCR
Feng Gao, Eric D. Walter, Sarah D. Burton, Nancy M. Washton, Ilke Arslan, Ja Hun Kwak, János Szanyi and Charles H. F. Peden, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, USA.
Steam Treatment on Ni/γ-Al2O3 for Enhanced Carbon Resistance in Combined Steam and Carbon Dioxide Reforming of Methane
In Hyuk Son1, Seung Jae Lee1, Aloysius Soon2, Hyun-Seog Roh2 and Hyunjoo Lee2, (1)Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology, Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., South Korea, (2)Yonsei University, South Korea.
Catalytic Behavior of Zeolites in Producing Biofuel from Green Seed Canola Oil
Chinmoy Baroi, Ajay K. Dalai, Saloni Mahto and Catherine Niu, University of Saskatchewan, Canada.
Hydrothermal Aging of Pd/SiO2 Catalysts for Methane Oxidation
Rahman Gholami and Kevin J. Smith, University of British Columbia, Canada.
Nanoporous Pd-Ir Alloy Catalyst on Carbon Support for Oxygen Reduction Reaction in Polymer Electrolyte Membrane Fuel Cells
Dae Jong You, Seon-ah Jin, Kang Hee Lee and Chanho Pak, Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology, Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., South Korea.
Pd Nanoparticles Impregnated in the Polymeric Matrix is the Effective Catalyst for D-Glucose Oxidation
V.G. Matveeva1, V.Yu. Doluda1, I.B. Tsvetkova2, A.V. Bykov1, E.M. Sulman1, A.I. Sidorov1, M.G. Sulman1, P.M. Valetsky3, B.D. Stein2 and L.M. Bronstein2,4, (1)Tver State Technical University, Russia, (2)Indiana University, USA, (3)A.N. Nesmeyanov Institute of Organoelement Compounds, Russia, (4)King Abdulaziz University, Saudi Arabia.
NOx/HCN Emissions in Fluid Catalytic Cracking
Xunhua Mo, Bart de Graaf and Paul Diddams, Johnson Matthey, USA.
Comparison between Conventional Monolithic Reactors and a Novel Micro Reactor Design for Oxidative Steam Reforming of Diesel
Moa Granlund1, Oliver Görke2, Peter Pfeifer2 and Lars J. Pettersson1, (1)KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden, (2)Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany.
Selective Catalytic Reduction of Nitrogen Oxides over Fe Zeolites: New Insight into Active Sites and Reaction Mechanisms
Inga Ellmers1, Roxana Velez2, Angelika Brückner2, Heming Huang3, Volker Schünemann3 and Wolfgang Grünert1, (1)Ruhr University Bochum, Germany, (2)LIKAT Rostock, Germany, (3)University of Kaiserslautern, Germany.
Enhancing Fischer-Tropsch Synthesis for BTL by Microchannel Reactors
Peter Pfeifer1, Paolo Piermartini1, Manuel Selinsek1, Erling Rytter2 and Edvard Bergene3, (1)Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany, (2)Statoil, Norway, (3)StatoilHydro, Norway.
Remarkable Enhancement of Pd@CeO2/Si-Al2O3 Catalysts upon Calcination to 1073K
Chen Chen and Raymond J. Gorte, University of Pennsylvania, USA.
Biomass to Platform Chemicals: Insights from Quantum Chemical Studies
Rajeev S. Assary and Larry A. Curtiss, Argonne National Laboratory, USA.
Degradation of Coniferyl Aldehyde Using Aluminum-Boron-Oxide Catalysts
Javier Rivera De la Rosa1, Celia Dolores Pedroza Solis1, Jose Antonio De los Reyes2 and Carlos J. Lucio Ortiz1, (1)Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León, Mexico, (2)Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana-Iztapalapa, Mexico.
Microwave Assisted Cu/R-GO Preparation for Highly Reactive WGS Catalyst
Soon Jin Kwon1, Nu Ri Jeon1, Hoon Sub Song2, Moon Gyu Park1, Wang Lai Yoon3 and Kwang Bok Yi1, (1)Chungnam National University, South Korea, (2)University of Waterloo, Canada, (3)Korea Institute of Energy Research, South Korea.
Combined Effect of EDTA and Heteroatoms (Ti, Zr and Al) on Catalytic Activity of SBA-15 Supported NiMo Catalyst for Hydrotreating of HGO
Sandeep Badoga1, Ajay K. Dalai1 and John Adjaye2, (1)University of Saskatchewan, Canada, (2)Syncrude Research Centre, Canada.
Effect of Speciated HCs on the Performance of Modern Commercial Three-Way Catalysts (TWC)
Sung Bong Kang1, Sung Bang Nam1, In-Sik Nam1, Byong K. Cho1, Chang H. Kim2 and Se H. Oh2, (1)Pohang University of Science and Technology, South Korea, (2)General Motors Research and Development Center, USA.
Knowhow of Fe/HBEA Catalyst for NH3-SCR of NOx in the Diesel Emissions
Lei Ma, Junhua Li and Lixin Fu, Tsinghua University, China.
Carbon Deposition over Rhodium Catalysts during Oxidative Steam Reforming of Ethanol at Low-temperature
Xue Han, Yunbo Yu, Hong He, Jiaojiao Zhao and Yafei Wang, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China.
Palladium-Zinc Based Catalysts for Water Gas Shift Reaction
Lakshmi Katta, Francesco Amoroso, Sara Colussi and Alessandro Trovarelli, University of Udine, Italy.
Preparation of the Solid Amine Sorbents for CO2 Capture by the Wet-support Method
Zhonghua Zhang, Baodong Wang and Qi Sun, National Institute of Clean-and-Low-Carbon Energy, China.
Catalytic Pyrolysis of Lignocellulose over Cs Modified Amorphous Silica Alumina
M. Zabeti, L. Lefferts and K. Seshan, University of Twente, Netherlands.
Beyond Pt: Investigation of Ni Based Catalysts for Hydrothermal HDO
Jacob Dickinson and Phillip E. Savage, University of Michigan, USA.
Kinetics of K2CO3 Catalyzed CO2 Gasification of Ash-free Coal
Jan Kopyscinski1, Charles A. Mims2 and Josephine M Hill1, (1)University of Calgary, Canada, (2)University of Toronto, Canada.
Production of Jet and Diesel Fuel Blend Stocks from Dienes
Padmaja Gunda, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, USA.
Surface Sn-doping of Photocatalysts for Improved Charge Carrier Availability
Freddy E. Oropeza, Bastian Mei, Bianca Bartlewski, Martin Muhler and Jennifer Strunk, Ruhr University Bochum, Germany.
Critical Phase Transformations in the Early Stages of the High Temperature Fischer-Tropsch Reaction
Apoorva Kulkarni1, Joo Kang1, Britt Vanchura1, Thomas Davidian2, Ard C.J. Koeken2 and Matthijs Ruitenbeek2, (1)Dow Chemical Company, USA, (2)Dow Benelux BV, Netherlands.
Mechanism for NO2 Storage in Ceria Studied By Combined in situ Raman/FT-IR Spectroscopy
Christian Hess, Anastasia Filtschew and Dominic Stranz, Technical University Darmstadt, Germany.
On the Unexpected Release of NO in the Temperature Transient Reactivity of NOx Species Adsorbed on Ag/Gamma-Al2O3 with n-Decane
Kinga Malinger1, Juliette Blanchard2, Rachel P. Doherty1 and Cyril Thomas1, (1)UPMC Laboratoire de Réactivité de Surface, France, (2)UPMC-CNRS, France.
Minimizing Carbon Deposition in Steam Reforming of Ethanol
Rasmus Trane, Anker D. Jensen and Søren Dahl, Technical University of Denmark, Denmark.
Conversion of Diols by Dehydrogenation and Dehydration Reactions on Cu/SiO2 Catalysts
Pablo A. Torresi, Verónica K. Diez and J. Isabel Di Cosimo, Instituto de Investigaciones en Catálisis y Petroquímica, Universidad Nacional Del Litoral, Argentina.
Transportation Fuels from the Catalytic Hydrodeoxygenation of Biomass Pyrolysis Oil
Timothy A. Brandvold, Lance Baird, Tom Kalnes, Stan Frey, Steve Lupton and John Chen, UOP LLC, a Honeywell Company, USA.
Effect of Acidity on Isobutanol Oxidation over Rhodium Based Catalysts
Ivan Lee and Adam Gamson, U.S. Army Research Laboratory, USA.
Developing Nano-Structured MoS2 Electrocatalysts for Renewable, Sustainable H2 Production
Thomas F. Jaramillo, Zhebo Chen, Jakob Kibsgaard, Arnold J. Forman, Jesse Benck and Benjamin Reinecke, Stanford University, USA.
Aqueous Phase Reforming of Lactose with Bimetallic Overlayer Catalysts
Michael Skoglund, Allen Morris and Joseph Holles, University of Wyoming, USA.
Roles of C3H6 in NH3 Generation and NOx Reduction over a Cu-chabazite SCR Catalyst under Lean/Rich Cycling Conditions
Mi-Young Kim1, Jae-Soon Choi1 and Mark Crocker2, (1)Oak Ridge National Laboratory, USA, (2)University of Kentucky, USA.
Catalytic Fast Pyrolysis of Sugarcane Bagasse Using Mo2C/Al2O3
Victor Teixeira da Silva1, Manisha Patel2 and A. V. Bridgwater2, (1)Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, (2)Aston University, Brazil.
Catalytic Hydrodeoxygenation of 4-Methyl-1,2-Benzenediol over Supported Metal Catalysts
Jacques Monnier and Yi Zhang, Natural Resources Canada, Canada.
The Role of Water in the Mechanism of a Pd-based Diesel Oxidation Catalyst
Roberto Caporali1, Robbie Burch2, Christopher Hardacre1, Alexandre Goguet1, Sarayute Chansai1 and David Thompsett3, (1)Queen's University of Belfast, United Kingdom, (2)CenTACat, Queen's University Belfast, United Kingdom, (3)Johnson Matthey Technology Centre, United Kingdom.
Converting Algal Triglycerides to Distillate Fuels: Deoxygenation to Alkanes
Heinz J. Robota and Jhoanna Alger, University of Dayton Research Institute, USA.
Mechanistic Pathway and Kinetic Studies of Dry (CO2) Reforming of CH4 over Rh Substituted Lanthanum Zirconate (La2Zr2O7) Pyrochlores
Devendra Pakhare1, Viviane Schwartz2, Daniel J. Haynes3, Victor Abdelsayed3, Dushyant Shekhawat3 and James J. Spivey1, (1)Louisiana State University, USA, (2)Oak Ridge National Laboratory, USA, (3)National Energy Technology Laboratory, USA.
Ball Milling As Method to Activate a Natural Grade Molybdenum Sulfide for Syngas to Alcohols Reaction
JaeHyung Kim1, Daniela Ferrari2, Doug Huelsman1, Gerolamo Budroni3, Kalin Simeonov3, Steven Corthals3 and Yomaira Pagan Torres2, (1)Clariant Corporation, USA, (2)Dow Chemical Company, USA, (3)Dow Chemicals Benelux, Netherlands.
Nature of Mixed Oxides on the Nanometer Scale under Reactive Environments: CeOx/TiO2 Based Catalysts for the Production of H2
Sanjaya D. Senanayake1, Aaron Johnston-Peck1, Jose J. Plata2, Wenqian Xu1, Shankhamala Kundu1, Jesus Graciani2, Javier F. Sanz2, Laura Barrio3, Dario Stacchiola1, Jose L.G. Fierro3, Rufino M. Navarro3, Eric A. Stach1 and Jose A. Rodriguez1, (1)Brookhaven National Laboratory, USA, (2)Universidad de Sevilla, Spain, (3)Insituto de Catálisis y Petroleoquímica, Spain.
Effect of Support Composition on the Activity of Ni Supported Catalysts for Hydrogen Production
Itzel L. Ortiz-Flores, Gabriela Díaz and Antonio Gómez-Cortés, Instituto de Física, UNAM, Mexico.
Metal Organic Frameworks as Catalysts for the Oxidative Desulfurization of Petroleum Fuels
Nicholas McNamara, Gregory Neumann, Erin Masko, Jacqueline Urban and Jason Hicks, University of Notre Dame, USA.
Kinetic Evaluation and Modeling for NiW/TiO2-ZrO2 Catalysts in the Hydrodesulfurization of 4,6-Dimethyldibenzotiophene
Cindy Garcia Mendoza, Luis Woolfolk, Omar Castillo and Jose Antonio De los Reyes, Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana, Mexico.
Preferential Oxidation of CO in Excess H2 over Gold Catalysts Supported on Ceria and Cobalt Substituted Ceria
Thandanani Cwele, Mahadevaiah Narayanappa, Sooboo Singh and Holger Friedrich, University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa.
Effect of Ni(OH)2 on the Photocatalytic Activity of δ-FeOOH Nanoparticles to Produce Hydrogen from Water Splitting
Thomás Rocha1, Adilson Silva2, Henrique Oliveira2, Luiz Oliveira2, Eric Garcia2 and Marcio Pereira1, (1)Universidade Federal dos Vales do Jequitinhonha e Mucuri, Brazil, (2)Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Brazil.
Durable Multicomponent Anode Catalyst for Use in DMFC
Man-Yin Lo, Ying-Chieh Chen and Nai-Chia Cheng, Industrial Technology Research Institute, Taiwan.
Comparative Studies of Opuntia Ficus Indica Biomass Pyrolysis in the Presence and Absence of Catalyst
Gloria López-Mercado, Juan Arce-Ramos, Brent E. Handy, Marco González-Chávez and María-Guadalupe Cárdenas-Galindo, Universidad Autónoma de San Luis Potosí, Mexico.
Development of Hydrogenation Catalysts in Coal-derived Syngas to Ethanol Conversion Processes
Jihong Cheng, Shuxun Tian, Wei Di, Shetian Liu and Qi Sun, National Institute of Clean-and-Low-Carbon Energy, China.
Investigation of the Structure of Ni/Ceria Catalysts for Fuel Reforming
Rio Cavendish and Peter Crozier, Arizona State University, USA.
ZnO Nanowire Catalyst for Hydrogen Production via ESR
Ensheng Zhan1,2, Yian Song1, Wenjie Shen2 and Jingyue Liu1, (1)Arizona State University, USA, (2)Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, China.
Effect of Preparation Method of Cu/ZnO Based Catalysts for Methanol Synthesis from CO2 Containing Syngas
Chun-Jae Yoo1, Yoon-Ki Hong1, Kwan-Young Lee1 and Dong Ju Moon2, (1)Korea University, South Korea, (2)Korea Institute of Science and Technology, South Korea.
Mechanistic Investigation on the Reduction by Heptane of NOx-stored on a PtBa/Al2O3 LNT Catalyst
Lukasz Kubiak1, Lidia Castoldi1, Sara Morandi2, Luca Lietti1 and Teresa Grzybek3, (1)Politecnico di Milano, Italy, (2)Università di Torino, Italy, (3)AGH University of Science and Technology, Poland.
Photodegradation of Phenol over Al2O3-Nd2O3 Binary Oxides Prepared by the Sol-Gel Method
Eduardo Casillas1, Arturo Barrera1, Juan Padilla1, Francisco Tzompantzi2 and Francisco Bonilla1, (1)Centro Universitario De La CIÉNEGA, Universidad De Guadalajara, Mexico, (2)Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana-Iztapalapa, Mexico.
Effect of Synthesis Parameters on NiWS Supported Catalysts in the Hydrodesulfurization of 4,6 Dimethyldibenzothiophene
Luis Woolfolk1, Barbara García-Pawelec2 and Jose Antonio De los Reyes1, (1)Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana-Iztapalapa, Mexico, (2)Insituto de Catálisis y Petroleoquímica, Spain.
Functional Group Contributions to Adsorption Heats of Molecules Relevant to Biomass Processing
Rolf E. Jentoft, Friederike C. Jentoft and Matthew Wallace, University of Oklahoma, USA.
Sugars to HMF to Levulinates with Acid Catalysts
Christian P. Canlas, Nicolas Grosso-Giordano, Pria D. Young and Justin M. Notestein, Northwestern University, USA.
ZnO Nanowire Supported Au and Pt Single Atom Catalysts for Hydrogen Production via Methanol Steam Reforming Reaction
Botao Qiao1,2, Ensheng Zhan1,2, Yian Song1, Tao Zhang2 and Jingyue Liu1, (1)Arizona State University, USA, (2)Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, China.
Photodegradation of Commercial Methyl Parathion Using TiO2-P25 Doped with Ag under Sunlight
Juan Carlos Arevalo, Gilberto Torres, Benjamin Suarez, Dora Maria Frias, Isaias Magaña, Hermicenda Perez and Durvel de la Cruz, Universidad Juarez Autonoma de Tabasco, Mexico.
Oxygen-tuning Capability of Ultra-fine CeO2: Monitoring of the Discharge Potential of Li/Air Battery with CeO2 Enhanced Cathode
Uschi M. Graham1, Jacek Jasinski2, Stephen Lipka1, Christopher Swartz1 and Burtron H. Davis1, (1)University of Kentucky, USA, (2)University of Louisville, USA.