Description

Advances in Catalysis fills the gap between the journal papers and the textbooks across the diverse areas of catalysis research. For more than 60 years Advances in Catalysis has been dedicated to recording progress in the field of catalysis and providing the scientific community with comprehensive and authoritative reviews. This series in invaluable to chemical engineers, physical chemists, biochemists, researchers and industrial chemists working in the fields of catalysis and materials chemistry.

Key Features

  • In-depth, critical, state-of-the-art reviews
  • Comprehensive, covers of all aspects of catalysis research

Readership

Chemical engineers, physical chemists, biochemists, researchers and industrial chemists working in the fields of catalysis and materials chemistry

Table of Contents

Series Page

Contributors

Preface

Michel Boudart

Chapter One. Heterogeneous Catalysis by Gold

List of Abbreviations, Symbols, and Variables

1 Introduction

2 Preparation of Supported Gold Catalysts

3 Fine Structures of Supported Gold Catalysts

4 Surface Science of CO Oxidation Catalyzed by Gold

5 Theoretical Interpretations and Predictions of Catalysis by Gold

6 Catalysis by Gold with Reactants in the Gas Phase

7 Catalysis by Gold with Reactants in the Liquid Phase

8 Conclusions and Prospects

References

Chapter Two. Ordered Mesoporous Materials as Catalysts

Abbreviations

1 Introduction

2 Comparison with Other Porous Materials

3 History and Materials Chemistry of OMMs

4 Effects of Mesostructure in Catalysis

5 Perspective: Catalyst Design on the Nanoscale

6 Conclusions and Outlook

References

Index

Details

No. of pages:
264
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2012
Published:
Imprint:
Academic Press
Print ISBN:
9780123855169
Electronic ISBN:
9780123855176

Reviews

"Specific scientific merit and a wealth of information make the book extremely valuable, like other volumes in the series." --American Scientist