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Heterogeneous Catalysis
Proceedings of the Ninth International Symposium

Edited by L. Petrov, Ch. Bonev & G. Kadinov
December 2000
Delft University Press
ISBN: 954-90193-3-0
772 pages, illustrated
$377.00 Cloth

This volume contains extended abstracts or full texts of invited lectures and full-length communications presented at the Ninth International Symposium on Heterogeneous Catalysis on recent developments in catalysis and environmental catalysis by highlighting the advantages of catalysis and chemical technologies for sustainable development.

Preface - List of the members of the International Scientific Committee, the Local Organising Committee and the Executive Committee, List of Participants. - Invited Lectures (Extended Abstracts/Full Texts): Modelling the kinetics of catalytic monolith reactors (P. Björnbom), Catalytic short-cuts in the synthesis of fine chemicals (L. Forni), Small deposited metal particles on well-characterised oxide surfaces: Models for heterogeneous catalysts (H.-J. Freund), Metal oxide based catalysts for NOx reduction in lean conditions (H. Hamada), Supercritical gas control with carbon nanospace (K. Kaneko), New catalysts for air pollution control (D. Mehandjiev), Catalytic and surface study of metal catalysts for low-temperature naphtha reforming (Z. Paál), Catalysis in renewable and non-traditional energetics (V. N. Parmon), The role of strongly (`irreversibly`) adsorbed species in the mechanisms and kinetics of heterogeneous catalytic reactions (A. Ya. Rozovskii), New homogeneous and heterogeneous catalysts for the polymerisation of a-Olefins (M. S. Eisen), Global and non-local coupling in oscillating heterogeneous catalytic reactions: The oxidation of CO on zeolite supported palladium (N. I. Jaeger). - Poster Presentations: Heterogeneous catalytic reaction kinetics and mechanisms (48 papers), Catalyst preparation and selection (45 papers), Environmental catalysis (30 papers), Industrial catalytic processes and catalysts (24 papers). - Author Index.