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The prevalence of surface oxygen vacancies over the mobility of bulk oxygen in nanostructured ceria for the total toluene oxidation
Abstract This paper reveals the key importance of surface oxygen defects in the oxidation catalytic activity of nanostructured ceria. A series of nanostructured rods and cubes with differentExpand
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Supported gold catalysts for the total oxidation of alkanes and carbon monoxide
Gold catalysts on oxide supports prepared by coprecipitation (CoOx, MnOx, CuO, Fe2O3 and CeO2), deposition-precipitation (TiO2) and impregnation (CoOx and MnOx) have been characterised and tested forExpand
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Oxidative dehydrogenation of ethane over NiO–CeO2 mixed oxides catalysts
Abstract In this paper we present the synthesis, characterization and catalytic behaviour in the oxidative dehydrogenation of ethane of NiO–CeO2 mixed oxides. The addition of cerium oxide to NiOExpand
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Switching Off Hydrogen Peroxide Hydrogenation in the Direct Synthesis Process
Hydrogen peroxide (H2O2) is an important disinfectant and bleach and is currently manufactured from an indirect process involving sequential hydrogenation/oxidation of anthaquinones. However, aExpand
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Direct synthesis of hydrogen peroxide from H 2 and O 2 using TiO 2-supported AuPd catalysts
Abstract The direct synthesis of H 2 O 2 at low temperature (2 °C) from H 2 and O 2 using TiO 2 -supported Au, Pd, and Au–Pd catalysts is discussed. The Au–Pd catalysts performed significantly betterExpand
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The Preparation, Characterization, and Catalytic Behavior of MoVTeNbO Catalysts Prepared by Hydrothermal Synthesis
Abstract MoVTeNbO catalysts with several Mo/Te/V/Nb (1/0.15–0.7/0–0.5/0–0.9) contents have been prepared by hydrothermal synthesis and tested in the selective oxidation of propane and propene toExpand
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Influence of the preparation method on the activity of ceria zirconia mixed oxides for naphthalene total oxidation
Abstract Cerium/zirconium mixed oxides, with different Ce/Zr ratios, have been synthesised by a co-precipitation method using two different precipitating agents (sodium carbonate and urea) and testedExpand
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Deep oxidation of volatile organic compounds using ordered cobalt oxides prepared by a nanocasting route
Abstract Ordered Co 3 O 4 with high surface area (until 173 m 2 /g) has been successfully obtained through a nanocasting route using mesoporous KIT-6 silica as a hard template and tested in the deepExpand
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Vanadium Oxide Supported on Mesoporous MCM-41 as Selective Catalysts in the Oxidative Dehydrogenation of Alkanes
The application of different techniques (51V NMR, diffuse reflectance, and TPR-H2) in the characterization of vanadia supported on mesoporous MCM-41 catalysts shows that the nature of the vanadiumExpand
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Total oxidation of propane using nanocrystalline cobalt oxide and supported cobalt oxide catalysts
Abstract Supported and unsupported nanocrystalline cobalt oxides have been shown to be extremely efficient catalysts for the total oxidation of propane. Total conversion with a high stability hasExpand
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