CHE549 Industrial Catalytic Processes
[3–0, 3 cr.]
Fundamentals of catalytic science; catalyst synthesis, characterization, testing and usage in reactors and catalyst deactivation. Discussion of important industrial catalytic processes: Hydrogen Production and synthesis gas reactions, hydrogenation and dehydrogenation of organic compounds, oxidation of organic and inorganic compounds.
Pre-requisite: PTE450 Introduction to Process Engineering