Poster Session: Chemicals I

Monday, June 3, 2013: 5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Willis (Galt House Hotel)
Metathesis/Hydrogenation of Nitrile Butadiene Rubber Latex using Grubbs Type Catalysts
Yin Liu, Qinmin Pan and Garry L. Rempel, University of Waterloo, Canada.
Polymer Hydrogenation for the Production of High Value-Added Materials
Man-Yin Lo, Ying-Chieh Chen and Nai-Chia Cheng, Industrial Technology Research Institute, Taiwan.
Secondary Alcohol Dehydrogenase from Thermoanaerobacter ethanolicus in Racemization of Secondary Alcohols
Musa Musa, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, Saudi Arabia.
Catalytic Oxidation of 2-methylnaphthalene and 2-methyl-1-naphthol with 1%Au over Hyper Crosslinked Polystyrene Catalyst
Elena Shimanskaya, V.Yu. Doluda and Esther Sulman, Tver State Technical University, Russia.
SpongeTM Metal Catalysts in Specialty Chemicals Production: The Perfect Combination for Selective Catalytic Reactions
Norman Marin-Astorga, Jason Ownby, Bruce Lacey and Steven McMahon, Johnson Matthey Inc., USA.
Direct Conversion of Cellulose into Polyols over Ni/W/SiO2
Su Jin You, In Gu Baek and Eun Duck Park, Ajou University, South Korea.
Influence of Aromatics on the Catalytic Cracking
Yuanyuan Ji, Jianzhun Jiang and Mingsen Zhang, Beijing Research Institute of Chemical Industry, SINOPEC, China.
Mechanistic Investigations of 1,2,4-Trimethylbenzene Disproportionation over LaNa-Y Zeolite
Seung Hyeok Cha, Hyung-Ki Min and Suk Bong Hong, Pohang University of Science and Technology, South Korea.
Decarboxylation of Glycerol Carbonate to Glycidol Using Zinc Oxide Catalysts
Jae Hyung Choi1, Yong Beom Park1, Sang Deuk Lee2, Min Kyung Song1 and Hee Chul Woo1, (1)Pukyong National University, South Korea, (2)Korea Institute of Science and Technology, South Korea.
Shape-selective Isopropylation of Naphthalene for Production of 2, 6-NDC on Modified Large Pore Zeolite
Young Hye Lee, Marimuthu Banu and Jae Sung Lee, Pohang University of Science and Technology, South Korea.
N-Heterocyclic Carbene Chelated Metal Complexes as Polymerization Catalysts
Amer El-Batta, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, Saudi Arabia and Robert Grubbs, California Institute of Technology, USA.
Oligomerization of Propylene over Ni-Exchanged CIT-6
Mark Deimund, Yashodhan Bhawe, Jay A. Labinger and Mark E. Davis, California Institute of Technology, USA.
Amorphous ZrO2 Modified CuO-ZnO Catalyst for Low Temperature Removal of Carbon Monoxide
Yu Wang, SINOPEC Beijing Research Institute of Chemical Industry, China.
Novel Boron Nitride Catalyst Supports
Michael Beachy1, Christopher Holt1, Hima Kumar Lingam2, Sheldon Shore2 and Paul Matter1, (1)pH Matter, LLC, USA, (2)The Ohio State University, USA.
Understanding Promoter Effects on the Selective Propylene Epoxidation of Silver-based Monolith Catalysts
Jacob L. Weiner1, Adriana Aristizabal1, Raul F. Lobo1 and Mark A. Barteau1,2, (1)University of Delaware, USA, (2)University of Michigan, USA.
Effect of Iridium on Au/TiO2 Catalysts in the Hydrogenation of Citral
Hugo Rojas1, José J. Martínez Sr.1, Antonio Gómez-Cortés2, Gabriela Díaz2 and Jesus Valencia3, (1)Universidad Pedagógica y Tecnológica de Colombia, Colombia, (2)Instituto de Física, UNAM, Mexico, (3)Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Colombia.
Butane Dehydrogenation and Oxidative Dehydrogenation over Vanadia/Alumina: A Comparative Study
S. David Jackson and Sreekala Rugmini, University of Glasgow, United Kingdom.
Application of UZM-14 for Improved Aromatic Transalkylation
David Lafyatis, Michael Gatter, Robert Broach, Naiyl Rashid, Raymond Shih and Edwin Boldingh, UOP LLC, a Honeywell Company, USA.