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Prof. Dr. Keith Hohn
Department of Chemical Engineering, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
Tel. +1 785 532 4315; Fax: +1 785 532 7372
Interests: catalysis and reaction engineering; natural gas conversion; oxidative dehydrogenation of light hydrocarbons; millisecond contact time reactors; nanoparticle catalysts

Assistant Managing Editor
Ms. Mary Fan
MDPI Haidian Office, Aerospace Cooperation Building, 8th Floor, No.99 Zhongguancun East Road, Beijing 100190, China
Tel. +86 10 6280 0830

Production Editor
Dr. Martyn Rittman
MDPI AG, Klybeckstrasse 64, CH-4057 Basel, Switzerland

Editorial Board

Prof. Dr. Calvin H. Bartholomew
BYU Catalysis Lab, Department of Chemical Engineering, Brigham Young University, UT 84602, Provo, USA
Interests: heterogeneous catalysis (catalyst design; reaction kinetics; adsorption phenomena; catalyst deactivation; syngas conversion catalysis; fischer-tropsch synthesis; SCR; automotive emissions control)
Contribution: Special Issue: Advances in Catalyst Deactivation

Prof. Dr. Agustín Bueno-López
Inorganic Chemistry Department, University of Alicante, Ap. 99, E03080, Alicante, Spain
Tel. +34 600948665; Fax: +34 965903454
Interests: materials science; catalysis; gas pollution control; deNOx; deSoot; deN2O; zeolytes; mixed oxides; monoliths

Dr. Marco J. Castaldi
Chemical Engineering Department, The City College of New York, City University of New York, 140th Street at Convent Avenue, Steinman Hall, Room 307, New York, NY 10031, USA
Tel. +1 212 650 6679
Interests: reforming catalysis; gasification; combustion; reaction engineering; mechanisms
Contribution: Special Issue: Catalytic Combustion

Prof. Dr. Russell R. Chianelli
Director of the Materials Science and Technology Institute , The University of Texas at El Paso, El Paso, TX 79968, USA
Tel. +1 915 747 7555; Fax: +1 915 747 6007
Interests: fundamental & applied aspects of materials science applied to petroleum catalysis; fuel cell electrodes; organic/inorganic complex materials and biofuels; bioremediation/environmental catalysis; phytoremediation; environmental statistics; materials research
Contribution: Special Issue: Upgrading Tar Sands and Heavy Crude

Dr. Jae-Soon Choi
Fuels, Engines, and Emissions Research Center, Energy and Transportation Science Division, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Knoxville, TN 37932, USA
Tel. +1 865 946 1368; Fax: +1 865 946 1354
Interests: environmental catalysis; automotive catalysis; lean NOx catalysts; biofuels; spatiotemporally resolved measurement of catalytic reactions
Contribution: Special Issue: Automotive Emission Control Catalysts

Prof. Dr. Armando Córdova
1Department of Organic Chemistry, Arrhenius Laboratory, Stockholm University, 106 91 Stockholm, Sweden
2 Department of Natural Sciences, Engineering and Mathematics, Mid Sweden University, 851 70 Sundsvall, Sweden
Tel. +46 8 162479; Fax: +46 8 154908
Interests: asymmetric catalysis; biomimetic catalysis; organocatalysis; biocatalysis; vombination of organo- and transition metal catalysis; domino, tandem cascade reactions; development of environmentally friendly catalytic reactions; catalytic modification of cellulose and polysaccharides; asymmetric synthesis; diversity oriented synthesis
Contribution: Special Issue: Biomimetic Catalysts

Prof. Dr. Dionysios (Dion) Demetriou Dionysiou
Professor of Environmental Engineering, Center of Sustainable Urban Engineering, Department of Biomedical, Chemical and Environmental Engineering (DBCEE), 705 Engineering Research Center, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45221-0012, USA
Tel. +1 513 5560724; Fax: +1 513 5564162
Interests: advanced oxidation technologies and chemical oxidation for water treatment; drinking water treatment and purification; environmental nanotechnology; transition-metal oxidation and reverse electron transfer reactions; the use of ionic liquids in environmental applications; destruction of biological toxins in water; physicochemical phenomena on particle-water interfaces

Dr. José R. B. Gomes
Departamento de Química, Universidade de Aveiro, Campus Universitário de Santiago, 3810-193 Aveiro, Portugal
Tel. +351 234 401 423; Fax: +351 234 401 470
Interests: Molecular Structure; Gas-phase thermochemistry; Gas-phase reaction profiles; Adsorption (chemisorption and physisorption); Surface reactions; Catalysis

Prof. Dr. Richard Henderson
School of Natural Sciences, University of Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 7RU, UK
Tel. +44 191 222 6636; Fax: +44 191 222 6929
Interests: kinetics of homogeneous systems; mechanisms; bioinorganic chemistry; biomimetic chemistry

Dr. Theophilos Ioannides
Institute of Chemical Engineering Sciences (FORTH/ICE-HT), Stadiou Str., Platani, P.O. Box 1414, GR-26504 Patras, Greece
Tel. +30 2610 965 264; Fax: +30 2610 965 223
Interests: heterogeneous catalysts; catalytic Processes; new materials; membrane processes
Contribution: Special Issue: Aerogel Catalyst

Prof. Dr. Ivan V. Kozhevnikov
Department of Chemistry, University of Liverpool, Liverpool L69 7ZD, UK
Tel. +44 151 7942938
Interests: homogeneous/heterogeneous catalysis; acid catalysis; selective oxidation; hydrogenation; polyoxometalates; chemicals and fuels from renewable feedstocks

Prof. Dr. Jean-François Lamonier
Unité de Catalyse et Chimie du Solide, Université Lille1 Sciences et Technologies, UMR CNRS 8181, 59652 Villeneuve d'Ascq, France
Interests: heterogeneous catalysis; VOC catalytic oxidation; transition metal oxides; material surface characterization
Contribution: Special Issue: Catalytic Removal of Volatile Organic Compounds

Prof. Dr. Armando José Latourrette Pombeiro
Centro de Química Estrutural, Complexo I, Instituto Superior Técnico, Universidade de Lisboa, Av. Rovisco Pais, 1049-001 Lisbon, Portugal
Tel. +351 21 8419237; Fax: +351 21 8464455
Interests: homogeneous catalysis; functionalization of alkanes; carboxylation reactions; oxidation reactions; C-C coupling reactions; electrocatalysis

Prof. Dr. Jochen A. Lauterbach
South Carolina Center of Economic Excellence for Strategic Approaches to the Generation of Electricity (SAGE), Department of Chemical Engineering, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
Interests: high-throughput catalysis; fabrication of conducting polymer nanofilms; non-linear dynamics of heterogeneously catalyzed reactions; time-resolved IR spectroscopy of supported catalysts

Prof. Dr. Adam F. Lee
European Bioenergy Research Institute, Aston University, Aston Triangle, Birmingham B4 7ET, UK
Tel. +44 (0)121 2044036
Interests: surface science; heterogeneous catalysis; green chemistry; synchrotron radiation; porous solids; nanoparticles; alloys; selective oxidation; biofuels
Contribution: Special Issue: Operando and in situ Studies of Catalysis

Prof. Dr. Angeliki A. Lemonidou
Department of Chemical Engineering, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, 54124 Thessaloniki, Greece
Tel. +30 2310 996273; Fax: +30 2310 996184
Interests: catalytic pyrolysis of liquid hydrocarbons; selective oxidation of light hydrocarbons; catalytic reaction of biorenewable feedstocks; biofuels and hydrogen; synthesis, characterization and evaluation of solid nanostructured catalysts; kinetic and mechanistic studies of heterogeneous catalytic reactions

Dr. Yu-Chuan Lin
Department of Chemical Engineering, National Cheng Kung University, 701 Tainan, Taiwan
Tel. +886-6-2757575 (ext.62668); Fax: +886-6-234-4496
Interests: perovskite catalysts for oxidations; catalytic hydrodeoxygenation and fast pyrolysis for lignocellulosic biomass conversion; hydrogen and syngas preparation; kinetics and reaction engineering
Contribution: Special Issue: Perovskite Catalysts

Dr. Leonarda F. Liotta
Institute of Nanostructured Materials, Palermo Research Division, CNR - ISMN, via Ugo La Malfa 153, 90146 Palermo, Italy
Tel. +39 091 6809371; Fax: +39 091 6809399
Interests: synthesis; characterization and structure-activity relationship of supported noble metal (Pt,Pd, Au) for oxidation reactions; metal-support interaction in gold catalysts for low-temperature CO and VOCs oxidation; use of gold for hydrogen purification by selective oxidation of carbon monoxide (PROX); development of Pd and Au catalysts for abatement at low temperature of VOCs and methane emitted by mobile sources; synthesis and characterization of bimetallic Ni-Au catalysts for hydrocarbon steam reforming reaction and syngas production; optimization of Co-based catalysts composition and preparation method for Fischer-Tropsch synthesis
Contribution: Special Issue: Gold Catalysts
Special Issue: New Trends in Gold Catalysts

Prof. Dr. Kei Manabe
University of Shizuoka, 52-1 Yada, Suruga-ku, Shizuoka 422-8526, Japan
Interests: cross coupling; palladium catalyst; homogeneous/heterogeneous catalyst; selective reaction; allylic substitution; carbonylation; C-H activation; reaction mechanism; organometallic chemistry
Contribution: Special Issue: Palladium Catalysts for Cross-Coupling Reaction

Dr. Arturo Martínez Arias
Instituto de Catálisis y Petroleoquímica, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (CSIC), 28049 Madrid, Spain
Interests: energy; hydrogen production; fuel cells; environmental catalysis

Prof. Dr. Kotohiro Nomura
Department of Chemistry, Graduate School of Science and Engineering, Tokyo Metropolitan University (TMU), 1-1 Minami Osawa, Hachioji, Tokyo 192-0397, Japan
Tel. +81 42 6772547; Fax: +81 42 6772547
Interests: homogeneous catalysis; organometallics; catalysis and fine chemicals; precise olefin polymerization
Contribution: Special Issue: Molecular Catalysis for Precise Olefin Polymerization

Prof. Dr. Bunsho Ohtani
Catalysis Research Center, Hokkaido University, N21W10, Sapporo 001-0021, Japan
Interests: fundamental studies and applications of heterogeneous photocatalysis; design and development of highly active and selective solid photocatalysts and development of solid particles of anisotropic morphology
Contribution: Special Issue: Photocatalysts

Prof. Dr. Umit S. Ozkan
Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, The Ohio State University, 140 W 19th Avenue, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
Tel. +1 614 292 6623; Fax: +1 614 292 3769
Interests: heterogeneous catalysis and electrocatalysis; catalytic materials

Prof. Dr. Elena Pastor
Dpto. Química Física, Facultad de Química, Universidad de La Laguna, C/Astrofísico Francisco Sánchez s/n. E-38071. La Laguna. Tenerife, Spain
Website: 5Bdetailsid%5D=806
Interests: electrocatalysis and carbon supported catalysts for applications in electrochemical devices
Contribution: Special Issue: Carbon Catalysts

Prof. Dr. Andreas Pfaltz
Department of Chemistry, University of Basel, St. Johanns-Ring 19, CH-4056 Basel, Switzerland
Tel. +41 61 267 1108; Fax: +41 61 267 1103
Interests: synthetic organic chemistry; asymmetric synthesis; organometallic chemistry; catalysis (especially asymmetric catalysis)

Dr. Maarten B.J. Roeffaers
Centre for Surface Chemistry and Catalysis, Department of Microbial and Molecular Systems (M2S), Faculty of Bioscience Engineering, K.U.Leuven, Kasteelpark Arenberg 23 - Box 2461, 3001 Leuven, Belgium
Website: http:// and modify one board member Dr. Roeffaers 's affiliation as below
Interests: heterogeneous catalysis; in situ spectroscopy; fluorescence microscopy; porous materials

Prof. Dr. Michele Rossi
Dipartimento di Chimica, Università degli Studi di Milano, Via Golgi 19, 20133 Milano, Italy
Tel. +39 0250314397; Fax: +39 0250314405
Interests: catalytic syntheses; heterogeneous catalysis; liquid and gas phase oxidation by gold catalysis; oxidative polymerization to organic conductive materials

Prof. Dr. Lanny D. Schmidt
Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science, University of Minnesota, 432 Amundson Hall, 421 Washington Avenue SE, Minneapolis MN 55455, USA
Tel. +1 612 6256083; Fax: +1 612 6267246
Interests: reaction engineering; metal catalysis; oxidation and partial oxidation; biomass catalysis; short contact time processes

Dr. Georgiy B. Shul'pin
Department of Kinetics and Catalysis, Semenov Institute of Chemical Physics, Russian Academy of Sciences, ul. Kosygina 4, Moscow 119991, Russia
Interests: oxidations; peroxides; homogeneous catalysis; heterogenized catalysts; C-H bond activation; functionalization of alkanes and other hydrocarbons

Prof. Dr. Kevin J. Smith
Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, University of British Columbia, 2360 East Mall, Vancouver, BC, V6T 1Z3, Canada
Tel. +1 604 8223601; Fax: +1 604 8226003
Interests: heterogeneous catalysts; synthesis gas; methane conversion; methanol; higher alcohols; residue hydroconversion; hydrotreating; kinetics
Contribution: Special Issue: Molybdenum Catalysts

Prof. Dr. Gabriel M. Veith
Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Materials Science & Technology Division, Oak Ridge, Tennessee 37831, USA
Interests: catalysis; solid state chemistry; ionic liquids

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