Materials for catalysis

Materials for catalysisCode de l'UE : HMCH155


Thermodynamic and kinetic bases to understand the optimal conditions for catalytic reactions and the requirement of activity and accessibility of catalysts.
Methods for the preparation of porous and dispersed catalysts by nucleation-growth, aggregation and templating mechanisms.
Correlations between structural properties and activity of heterogeneous catalysts.
Examples of applications of heterogeneous catalysts to processes of refining and industrial chemistry.


Getting familiar with catalytic reactions of industrial interest, characterization of the textural and surface properties of catalysts, synthetic aspects of catalysts

Pré-requis recommandés

Basics in chemistry and thermodynamics

Volume horaire

  • CM : 17
  • TD : 8
  • TP : 0


Dmitry Murzin, Engineering Catalysis, DeGruyter 2013

Diplômes intégrant cette UE

En bref

Crédits ECTS 3

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Werner PAULUS (werner.paulus @