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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