Search for dissertations about: "methanol oxidation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 38 swedish dissertations containing the words methanol oxidation.

  1. 1. Development of Methanol-Reforming Catalysts for Fuel Cell Vehicles

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Kemiteknik

    Author : Johan Agrell; KTH.; [2003]
    Keywords : PEM fuel cells; hydrogen; methanol; reforming; oxidation; reaction pathways; carbon monoxide;

    Abstract : Vehicles powered by proton exchange membrane (PEM) fuelcells are approaching commercialisation. Being inherently cleanand efficient sources of power, fuel cells constitute asustainable alternative to internal combustion engines to meetfuture low-emission legislation. READ MORE

  2. 2. Selective oxidation over mixed oxide catalysts

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Kemiteknik

    Author : Robert Häggblad; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2010]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; propane; catalysis; Selective oxidation; transition metal oxides; vanadium; molybdenum; methanol oxidation; ammoxidation; propene; acrylonitrile; formaldehyde;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in Swedish En spännande utmaning för forskare inom både akademin och industrin är att utveckla industriella processer som mer effektivt använder både befintliga som alternativa råvaror för produktion av viktiga kemiska intermediat. Sådana intermediat används i sin tur som råvara för att framställa funktionella och idag ovärderliga material såsom plaster, fibrer, gummin, färger, ytbehandlingsmedel m. READ MORE

  3. 3. Nanostructured Fuel Cell Catalysts

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Kemiteknik

    Author : Marie Gustavsson; [2006]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Nafion; thin film evaporation; model catalyst; electrocatalyst; acetic acid oxidation; oxygen reduction; colloidal lithography; PEMFC; screening; Pt; formaldehyde oxidation; methanol oxidation; nanofabrication; CO oxidation; polymer electrolyte; TiOx;

    Abstract : A long term challenge for society is to develop sustainable energy systems to reduce the dependence on fossil fuels and to decrease air pollution. This requires new alternatives regarding the supply of energy and increased efficiency of the future energy systems. Fuel cell technology is one such possible alternative. READ MORE

  4. 4. Electrochemical Reactions in Polymer Electrolyte Fuel Cells

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH

    Author : Maria Wesselmark; KTH.; [2010]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Fuel cell; model electrodes; oxygen reduction; methanol oxidation; formic acid oxidation; hydrogen oxidation; CO oxidation; degradation; tungsten oxide; carbon support; Bränslecell; modellelektroder; syrgasreduktion; metanoloxidation; myrsyraoxidation; vätgasoxidation; CO oxidation; degradering; wolfram oxid; kolsupport; TECHNOLOGY Chemical engineering; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Kemiteknik;

    Abstract : The polymer electrolyte fuel cell converts the chemical energy in a fuel, e.g. hydrogen or methanol, and oxygen into electrical energy. The high efficiency and the possibility to use fuel from renewable sources make them attractive as energy converters in future sustainable energy systems. READ MORE

  5. 5. Single Copper Nanoparticle Oxidation

    University dissertation from ; Chalmers tekniska högskola; Gothenburg

    Author : Sara Nilsson; [2019]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; dark-field scattering spectroscopy; single particle; plasmonic nanospectroscopy; plasmonic sensing; transmission electron microscopy; oxidation; nanoscale Kirkendall effect;

    Abstract : Cu nanoparticles are commonly used in microelectronic devices and as catalysts in, for example, methanol synthesis and methanol steam reforming reactions. However, Cu nanoparticles are prone to oxidation. READ MORE