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Prof. Dr. Keith Hohn
Department of Chemical Engineering, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
Website: http://www.che.ksu.edu/people/faculty/hohn
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Interests: catalysis and reaction engineering; natural gas conversion; oxidative dehydrogenation of light hydrocarbons; millisecond contact time reactors; nanoparticle catalysts
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Editorial Board

Prof. Dr. Calvin H. Bartholomew
BYU Catalysis Lab, Department of Chemical Engineering, Brigham Young University, UT 84602, Provo, USA
Website: http://www.et.byu.edu/~bartc/personal/resume.html
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
Website: https://biar.cpd.ua.es/directorio/busqueda/ficha.php?cod=67168&dep=10.14&col=PDI
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
Website: http://ccllabs.wordpress.com/people/marco-j-castaldi/
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
Website: http://mrti.utep.edu
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
Website: http://feerc.ornl.gov
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
Website: https://www.miun.se/en/personnel/armandocordova
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
Website: http://www.eng.uc.edu/dept_cee/people/faculty/dionysiou/
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
Website: http://www.ciceco.ua.pt/JoseRGomes
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
Website: http://www.ncl.ac.uk/chemistry/staff/profile/richard.henderson
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
Website: http://www.iceht.forth.gr/staff/ioannides.html
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
Website: http://www.liv.ac.uk/chemistry/staff/ivan-kozhevnikov/
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
Website: http://uccs.univ-lille1.fr/index.php/annuaire/15-fiches-personnels/195-lamonier-jean-francois#uk
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
Website: http://cqe.ist.utl.pt/personal_pages/pages/armando_pombeiro.php
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
Website: http://www.che.sc.edu/faculty/lauterbach/
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
Website: http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/fac/sci/chemistry/research/lee
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
Website: http://versita.com/lemonidou
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
Website: http://web.che.ncku.edu.tw/index.php?option=teacher&lang=cht&task=pageinfo&belongid=85&id=171&index=37
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
Website: http://www.pa.ismn.cnr.it/liotta.htm
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
Website: http://w3pharm.u-shizuoka-ken.ac.jp/~yakka/English/profileManabe.html
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. Andreas Martin
Leibniz-Institute for Catalysis, Albert-Einstein-Str. 29a, 18059 Rostock, Germany
Interests: heterogeneous catalysis; oxidation catalysis; renewable feedstock
Contribution: Special Issue: Zeolite Catalysis
Dr. Arturo Martínez Arias
Instituto de Catálisis y Petroleoquímica, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (CSIC), 28049 Madrid, Spain
Website: http://www.icp.csic.es/
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
Website: http://www.comp.tmu.ac.jp/kotohiro-nomura
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 (by September 30)/Institute for Catalysis (from October 1), Hokkaido University, Japan
Website: http://www.cat.hokudai.ac.jp/shokubaihanno-e.html
Interests: phtoocatalysis; particle chemistry; electrochemistry
Contribution: Special Issue: Photocatalysts
Special Issue: Photocatalytic Water Splitting
Prof. Dr. Umit S. Ozkan
Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, The Ohio State University, 140 W 19th Avenue, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
Website: http://www.chbmeng.ohio-state.edu/people/ozkan.html
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: http://www.euchems.eu/index.php?id=376&no_cache=1&tx_wfqbe_pi1% 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
Website: http://www.chemie.unibas.ch/~pfaltz/pfaltz.html
Interests: synthetic organic chemistry; asymmetric synthesis; organometallic chemistry; catalysis (especially asymmetric catalysis)
Prof. Dr. Carl Redshaw
Department of Chemistry, The University of Hull, Hull, HU6 7RX, UK
Website: http://www2.hull.ac.uk/science/chemistry/staff/academic-staff/prof-carl-redshaw.aspx
Interests: coordination chemistry; polymerization catalysis; calixarenes
Contribution: Special Issue: Molecular Catalysis for Precise Olefin Polymerization and ROP 2015
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
Website: http://www.cima.unimi.it/persona.php?z=0&id_persona=131
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
Website: http://www.cems.umn.edu/research/schmidt/lannyschmidt.html
Interests: reaction engineering; metal catalysis; oxidation and partial oxidation; biomass catalysis; short contact time processes
Dr. Minhua Shao
Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Clear Water Bay, Kowloon, Hong Kong
Website: http://www.cbme.ust.hk/kemshao.html
Interests: Electrocatalysis; oxygen reduction reaction; carbon dioxide reduction; lithium ion batteries; lithium air batteries; fuel cells; DFT calculations
Contribution: Special Issue: Electrocatalysis in Fuel Cells
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
Website: http://shulpin.narod.ru
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
Website: http://www.chbe.ubc.ca/
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
Website: http://www.ornl.gov/sci/catalysis/veith.shtml
Interests: catalysis; solid state chemistry; ionic liquids
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