New Developments in Selective Oxidation by Heterogeneous Catalysis - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780444894663, 9780080887135

New Developments in Selective Oxidation by Heterogeneous Catalysis, Volume 72

1st Edition

Editors: P. Ruiz B. Delmon
eBook ISBN: 9780080887135
Imprint: Elsevier Science
Published Date: 6th February 1992
Page Count: 476
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Table of Contents

A Selection of the Contents. Prospectives in Selective Liquid-Phase Oxidation (4 papers). Noble Metal Catalyzed Oxidation of Carbohydrates and Carbohydrate Derivatives (invited lecture) (P. Vinke, D. de Wit, A.T.J.W. de Goede and H. van Bekkum). Alkane Oxygenations by H2O2 on Titanium Silicalite (D.R.C. Huybrechts, Ph. Buskens and P.A. Jacobs). Other Heterogeneous Selective Oxidation Reactions (10 papers). On the Bifunctional Nature of Gas-Phase Cyclohexane Ammoximation Catalyst (D.P. Dreoni, D. Pinelli and F. Trifiro'). High Performance of Vanadia Catalysts Supported on TiO2-coated Silica for Selective Oxidation of Ethanol (N.E. Quaranta, V. Cortés Corberán and J.L.G. Fierro). Advances in C1-C5 Alkane Selective Transformation. Methane, ethane and propane (7 papers). Microcalorimetric Studies of the Oxidative Dehydrogenation of Ethane over Vanadium Pentoxide Catalysts (J. Le Bars, A. Auroux, J.C. Védrine and M. Baerns). The Selective Oxidative Dehydrogenation of Propane on Catalysts Derived from Niobium Pentoxide: Preparation, Characterisation and Properties (R.H.H. Smits, K. Seshan and J.R.H. Ross). Butane and Pentane (4 papers). Problems and Outlook for the Selective Heterogeneous Oxidation of C5 Alkanes (invited lecture) (G. Centi, J.T. Gleaves, G. Golinelli and F. Trifiro'). Synergetic Effects in Phosporus Vanadia Catalysts (Ph. Bastians, M. Genet, L. Daza, D. Acosta, P. Ruiz and B. Delmon). New Aspects of the Mechanism and Surface Reactivity of Selective Oxidation Catalysts (11 papers). Catalytic Oxidation: State of the Art and Prospects (invited lecture) (J. Haber). TAP Investigation of Selective o-xylene Oxidation (F.-D. Kopinke, G. Creten and G.F. Froment). New Aspects on the Preparation of Oxide Catalysts and the Application of Characterization Techniques (7 papers). Oxidation Catalysts Obtained by Supporting Molybdena on Silica, Alumina and Titania (C. Martín, M.J. Martín and V. Rives). Immobilized Hemin Catalysts in Oxidation Processes. III. Oxidation of Cysteine (Yu.L. Zub, T.N. Yakubovich and G.P. Potapov). Author Index. Subject Index.


This volume contains invited papers and communications presented at the Third European Workshop Meeting on Selective Oxidation by Heterogeneous Catalysis. The purpose of the meeting was to present recent results and to discuss new aspects of partial oxidation by heterogeneous catalysis. The following topics were discussed: Novel processes for obtaining new fine chemicals by catalytic partial oxidation; selective oxidation and oxidative dehydrogenation of alkanes; new catalysts and advances in preparation methods of oxidation catalysts; new phenomena in partial oxidation and new aspects of surface chemistry in oxide catalysts; new applications of physicochemical methods for characterization of oxide catalysts; oxidation with other agents than oxygen and catalytic oxidation of carbohydrates.

This book will provide a valuable set of data on reactions of selective oxidation which will be extremely useful to catalyst and related practitioners, whether fundamentalists or highly applied, and to process engineers who wish to evaluate current findings in this field. The wide-range approach to reactions of selective oxidation will disseminate knowledge in specialized areas of selective oxidation and encourage innovation and creativity.


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Université Catholique de Louvain, Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium

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