Poster Session: Chemicals III

Wednesday, June 5, 2013: 5:30 PM-8:00 PM
Willis (Galt House Hotel)
Liquidation of Petroleum Vacuum Residue with Catalytic Aquathermolysis
Hong Kyu Ahn and Seong Ihl Woo, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, South Korea.
Stringing Alcohols Together
Ruud Grisel1, Selvedin Telalovic2, Johannes H. Bitter2 and Jaap W. van Hal1, (1)Energy Research Center of the Netherlands, Netherlands, (2)Utrecht University, Netherlands.
New Catalysts for the Efficient Synthesis of Diglycerol Dicarbonate
Joseph A. Stewart, Carlo Angelici, Erik Reubsaet, Bert M. Weckhuysen and Pieter C. A. Bruijnincx, Utrecht University, Netherlands.
Effects of Different Pretreatment Conditions on Chromia Catalyst Performance during Hydrocarbon Dehydrogenation Reaction
Xing Wu, ChangXi Miao, DongYu Jiang and RuiDan Liu, Shanghai Research Institute of Petrochemical Technology, China.
Investigation into the High Selectivity of 2% Ag/gamma-Al2O3 for the Reduction of Oxygen in a H2-rich Ethylene Feed
Kevin Morgan1, Burapat Inceesungvorn1, Alexandre Goguet1, Christopher Hardacre1, Frederic C. Meunier2 and Sergiy Shekhtman1, (1)CenTACat, Queen's University Belfast, United Kingdom, (2)LCS, ENSICAEN, University of Caen, CNRS, France.
Oxidative Dehydrogenation of n-Octane Using Vanadium Pentoxide Supported Strontium Hydroxyapatite Catalysts
Venkata Dasireddy, Sooboo Singh and Holger Friedrich, University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa.
Hydrothermal Elaboration of Titanates Nanotubes, Nanowires and Nanorods and their Photocatalytic Properties Evaluation
Asma Turki1, Hafedh Kochkar2, Gilles Berhault3 and Chantal Guillard3, (1)University of Tunis El Manar, Tunisia, (2)Centre National des Recherches en Sciences des Matériaux, Tunisia, (3)Institut de Recherches sur la Catalyse et l'Environnement de Lyon (IRCELYON), France.
Direct Conversion of Ethanol to Isobutene on ZnxZryOz mixed oxides: Identification of Active Sites
Colin Smith1, Junming Sun1, Changjun Liu1 and Yong Wang1,2, (1)Washington State University, USA, (2)Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, USA.
Selective Synthesis of p-Ethylphenol by Gas Phase Ethylation
Maria E. Sad, Hernán Duarte, Cristina L. Padró and Carlos R. Apesteguia, Universidad Nacional del Litoral, Argentina.
Biocatalytic Strategy for Conversion of Bio-Glycerol to Value-Added Products
Madalina Tudorache, Andreea Nae, Alina Negoi and Vasile Parvulescu, University of Bucharest, Romania.
Activated Mg-Al-La and Mg-Fe-Layered Double Hydroxides as Catalysts for the Synthesis of Isobenzofuran-1(3H)-ones
Jose Francisco Ramirez, Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana, Mexico and Tomás Viveros, Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana-Iztapalapa, Mexico.
Catalytic Activity of NixAlBEA and NixSiBEA Zeolite Catalysts in Partial Oxidation of Methane: Influence of Zeolite Dealumination and Ni Incorporation
Karolina Chalupka1, Jacek Rynkowski1, Jacek Grams1, Thomas Onfroy2, Sandra Casale2 and Stanislaw Dzwigaj2, (1)Lodz University of Technology, Poland, (2)Laboratoire de Réactivité de Surface, UMR 7197 CNRS, UPMC, France.
A Catalyst for Conversion of Lignin to Carboxylic
Samira Lotfi, Gregory S. Patience and Seyed Mahdi Jazayeri, Ecole Polytechnique de Montréal, Canada.
Inorganic Nanoscopic Fluorides for Catalytic Fine Chemicals Synthesis and Biomass Capitalization
Simona M. Coman1, Alina Negoi1, Vasile Parvulescu1, Stefan Wuttke2 and Erhard Kemnitz3, (1)University of Bucharest, Romania, (2)University of Munich, Germany, (3)Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Germany.
A Novel Reduced Polyoxovanadate Cluster as Oxidative Dehydrogenation Catalyst for Propane
Kadir Aydemir1, M. Ishaque Khan1, Christopher L. Marshall2 and Robert Doedens3, (1)Illinois Institute of Technology, USA, (2)Argonne National Laboratory, USA, (3)University of California Irvine, USA.
Tuning Performance in Selective Oxidative Reactions via Catalyst Size, Composition, Support, Additives, and by Controlling the Oxidation State of the Catalyst under Reaction Conditions
Eric Tyo1, Sungsik Lee2, Chunrong Yin2, Gihan Kwon2, Janae DeBartolo2, Byeongdu Lee2, Soenke Seifert2, Randall E. Winans2, Glen Ferguson2, Larry Curtiss2, Jeffrey P. Greeley2, Rui Si3, Simone Georgen3, Maria Flytzani-Stephanopoulos3, Marcel Di Vece1, Xiaoming Wang1, Gary L. Haller1, Lisa D. Pfefferle1, Zhi Wei Wang4, Richard Palmer4, Detre Teschner5, Robert Schlögl5, Qiang Qian6, Matthew Neurock6 and Stefan Vajda1,2, (1)Yale University, USA, (2)Argonne National Laboratory, USA, (3)Tufts University, USA, (4)The University of Birmingham, United Kingdom, (5)Fritz Haber Institute of the Max Planck Society, Germany, (6)University of Virginia, USA.
Solvent Effect on Nopol Synthesis over Impregnated Sn-SBA-15 and Sn-MCM-41
Luis F. Correa, Edwin Alarcón and Aída Luz Villa, Universidad de Antioquia, Colombia.
2-Cyclohexen-1-one Synthesis using a Bio-Inspired Heterogeneous Catalyst
Lina-Maria Gonzalez-Rodriguez, Aída Luz Villa, Carlos David Moreno and Luis F. Correa, Universidad de Antioquia, Colombia.