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Fuel Production with Heterogeneous Catalysis

1st Edition

Edited by Jacinto Sa

CRC Press

318 pages

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Fuel Production with Heterogeneous Catalysis presents the groundbreaking discoveries, recent developments, and future perspectives of one of the most important areas of renewable energy research-the heterogeneous catalytic production of fuels. Comprised of chapters authored by leading experts in the field, this authoritative text:Focuses primarily

Table of Contents

Solar Water Splitting Using Semiconductor Systems. Photocatalytic Hydrogen Evolution. CO2 to Fuels. Methane Activation and Transformation over Nanocatalysts. Fischer-Tropsch: Fuel Production with Cobalt Catalysts. Syngas to Methanol and Ethanol. Steam Reforming. Biomass to Liquid Biofuels via Heterogeneous Catalysis. Catalytic Pyrolysis of Lignocellulosic Biomass. Recent Trends in the Purification of H2 Streams by Water-Gas Shift and PROX.

About the Editor

Jacinto Sa is the Modern Heterogeneous Catalysis Group leader at the Institute of Physical Chemistry, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw. He received his M.Sc from the Universidade de Aveiro, Portugal, and his Ph.D from The University of Aberdeen, Scotland. His work in using accelerator-based light sources to diagnose the mechanisms by which important catalytic processes proceed, and in conventional ultrafast laser sources, make him one of the most experienced researchers in the world in this area. Widely published and respected, Dr. Sa received an R&D 100 Award for his work with the CenTACat Group, Queen's University Belfast, Northern Ireland.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SCIENCE / Chemistry / Industrial & Technical
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Chemical & Biochemical
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Power Resources / Electrical
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Power Resources / Fossil Fuels