Principles and practice of heterogeneous catalysis

@inproceedings{Thomas1996PrinciplesAP,
  title={Principles and practice of heterogeneous catalysis},
  author={John Meurig Thomas},
  year={1996}
}
Setting the scene the fundamentals of adsorption - structural and dynamical considerations, isotherms and energetics characterizing catalysts and their surfaces the significance of pore structure and surface area in heterogeneous catalysis the solid-state and surface chemistry of catalysts poisoning, promotion, deactivation and selectivity of catalysts catalytic process engineering heterogeneous catalysis - examples and case histories. 
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