Catalysts — Journal Editorial Boards

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Prof. Dr. Keith Hohn
Editor-in-Chief
Department of Chemical Engineering, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
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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

Dr. Vincenzo Baglio
CNR-ITAE Institute for Advanced Energy Technologies “N. Giordano”, Via Salita S. Lucia sopra Contesse 5, Messina 98126, Italy
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Interests: direct alcohol fuel cells; electrocatalysis; polymer electrolyte fuel cells; water electrolysis; metal–air batteries; dye-sensitized solar cells; photo-electrolysis; carbon dioxide electro-reduction
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Special Issue in Catalysts: Catalysis for Low Temperature Fuel Cells
Special Issue in Energies: Direct Alcohol Fuel Cells
Special Issue in Materials: Advanced Materials in Polymer Electrolyte Fuel Cells
Special Issue in Energies: Direct Alcohol Fuel Cells 2018
Special Issue in Polymers: Polymer Electrolytes for Energy Storage and Conversion Devices
Prof. Dr. Calvin H. Bartholomew
BYU Catalysis Lab, Department of Chemical Engineering, Brigham Young University, UT 84602, Provo, USA
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Interests: heterogeneous catalysis (catalyst design; reaction kinetics; adsorption phenomena; catalyst deactivation; syngas conversion catalysis; fischer-tropsch synthesis; SCR; automotive emissions control)
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Special Issue in Catalysts: Advances in Catalyst Deactivation
Dr. David D. Boehr
Department of Chemistry, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
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Interests: enzymes; protein biophysics; allostery; protein engineering; NMR; microbiology
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Special Issue in Viruses: Viral Replication Complexes: Structures, Functions, Applications and Inhibitors
Special Issue in Catalysts: Enzyme Catalysis
Dr. Juan J. Bravo-Suarez
Chemical & Petroleum Engineering Department, The University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas 66045, USA
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Interests: heterogeneous catalysis; advanced catalyst synthesis; in situ/operando spectroscopy and spectrokinetics; reaction kinetics; biomass and alternative feedstock conversion; oxidation reactions; fuels and chemicals
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Special Issue in Catalysts: In Situ and Operando Characterization in Catalysis
Dr. Agustín Bueno-López
Inorganic Chemistry Department, University of Alicante, Ap. 99, E03080, Alicante, Spain
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Interests: materials science; catalysis; gas pollution control; deNOx; deSoot; deN2O; zeolytes; mixed oxides; monoliths
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Special Issue in Catalysts: Ceria-based Catalysts
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
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Interests: reforming catalysis; gasification; combustion; reaction engineering; mechanisms
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Special Issue in Catalysts: 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
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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
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Special Issue in Catalysts: 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
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Interests: environmental catalysis; automotive catalysis; lean NOx catalysts; biofuels; spatiotemporally resolved measurement of catalytic reactions
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Special Issue in Catalysts: 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
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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
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Special Issue in Catalysts: 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
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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
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Interests: Molecular Structure; Gas-phase thermochemistry; Gas-phase reaction profiles; Adsorption (chemisorption and physisorption); Surface reactions; Catalysis
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Special Issue in Catalysts: Computational Methods and Their Application in Catalysis
Prof. Dr. Jinlong Gong
Tianjin University, 135 Yaguan Road, Jinnan District, Tianjin 300350, China
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Interests: Heterogeneous catalysis; C1 chemistry; sustainable technologies; Hydrogen Energy; Carbon Utilization
Prof. Dr. Richard Henderson
School of Natural Sciences, University of Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 7RU, UK
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Interests: kinetics of homogeneous systems; mechanisms; bioinorganic chemistry; biomimetic chemistry
Dr. Theophilos Ioannides
Foundation for Research and Technology-Hellas, Institute of Chemical Engineering Sciences (FORTH/ICE-HT), Stadiou Str., Platani, GR-26504 Patras, Greece
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Interests: chemical engineering; catalysis; reaction engineering; membrane separations
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Special Issue in Catalysts: Aerogel Catalyst
Prof. Dr. Ivan V. Kozhevnikov
Department of Chemistry, University of Liverpool, Liverpool L69 7ZD, UK
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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
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Interests: heterogeneous catalysis; VOC catalytic oxidation; transition metal oxides; material surface characterization
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Special Issue in Catalysts: Catalytic Removal of Volatile Organic Compounds
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
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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
School of Science, RMIT University, Melbourne VIC 3001, Australia
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Interests: surface science; heterogeneous catalysis; green chemistry; synchrotron radiation; porous solids; nanoparticles; alloys; selective oxidation; biofuels
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Special Issue in Catalysts: Operando and in situ Studies of Catalysis
Special Issue in Catalysts: Mesostructured Materials and Their Catalytic Applications
Special Issue in Catalysts: Catalytic Conversion of Biomass-Derived Molecules to Chemicals and Fuels
Prof. Dr. Angeliki A. Lemonidou
Department of Chemical Engineering, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, 54124 Thessaloniki, Greece
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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
Prof. Dr. Christophe Len
PSL Research University, IRCP, UMR 8247 CNRS Chimie ParisTech, 11 rue Pierre et Marie Curie, F-75005 Paris, France
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Interests: green chemistry; organic chemistry; catalysis
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Special Issue in Molecules: Catalysis Applied to Biomass—Toward Sustainable Processes and Chemicals
Special Issue in Catalysts: Catalysis of Biomass-Derived Molecules
Special Issue in Catalysts: Catalysts for Suzuki–Miyaura Coupling Reaction
Special Issue in Molecules: Biorefinery and Biomass Conversion and Utilization
Dr. Yu-Chuan Lin
Department of Chemical Engineering, National Cheng Kung University, 701 Tainan, Taiwan
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Interests: perovskite catalysts for oxidations; catalytic hydrodeoxygenation and fast pyrolysis for lignocellulosic biomass conversion; hydrogen and syngas preparation; kinetics and reaction engineering
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Special Issue in Catalysts: Perovskite Catalysts
Dr. Leonarda F. Liotta
Institute of Nanostructured Materials, Palermo Research Division, CNR - ISMN, via Ugo La Malfa 153, 90146 Palermo, Italy
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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
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Special Issue in Catalysts: Gold Catalysts
Special Issue in Catalysts: New Trends in Gold Catalysts
Topical Collection in Catalysts: Gold Catalysts
Prof. Dr. Haichao Liu
College of Chemistry and Molecular Engineering, Peking University Beijing 100871, China
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Interests: design of heterogeneous catalysts; reaction kinetics and mechanisms; and selective conversion of biomass and its derivatives
Dr. Benoît Louis
Directeur de recherches CNRS, ICPEES - Institut de Chimie et Procédés pour l'Énergie, l'Environnement et la Santé, Energy and Fuels for a Sustainable Environment Team, UMR 7515 CNRS - Université de Strasbourg - ECPM, 25 rue Becquerel F-67087 Strasbourg cedex 2, France
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Interests: Zeolite; acid-catalysis; petrochemistry; sustainable fuels
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Special Issue in Catalysts: C1 Chemistry—C1-Platform Chemicals as Cornerstone for a Sustainable Energy
Prof. Dr. Rafael Luque
Department of Quimica Organica, University of Cordoba, Cordoba, Spain
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Interests: Biomass/Waste Valorisation, Nanoscale Chemistry, Heterogeneous Catalysts
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Special Issue in Materials: Advances in Mesoporous Materials
Special Issue in Materials: Advances in Nanoporous Materials
Special Issue in Materials: Advances in Mesoporous Material 2015
Special Issue in Materials: Porous Carbonaceous Materials from Biomass
Special Issue in Catalysts: Catalytic Conversion of Biomass
Special Issue in Energies: Pyrolysis of Biomass
Special Issue in Catalysts: Catalytic Sustainable Processes in Biorefineries
Special Issue in ChemEngineering: Heterogeneous Photocatalysis and Photocatalytic Nanomaterials
Special Issue in Catalysts: Heterogeneous Catalysis for Valorization of Lignocellulosic Biomass
Prof. Dr. Kei Manabe
University of Shizuoka, 52-1 Yada, Suruga-ku, Shizuoka 422-8526, Japan
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Interests: cross coupling; palladium catalyst; homogeneous/heterogeneous catalyst; selective reaction; allylic substitution; carbonylation; C-H activation; reaction mechanism; organometallic chemistry
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Special Issue in Catalysts: Palladium Catalysts for Cross-Coupling Reaction
Special Issue in Catalysts: Catalysts for Site-Selective Reactions
Prof. Dr. Arturo Martínez-Arias
Instituto de Catálisis y Petroleoquímica, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (CSIC), 28049 Madrid, Spain
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Interests: energy; hydrogen production; fuel cells; environmental catalysis
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Special Issue in Catalysts: Catalysts for Hydrogen Purification for Fuel Cell Applications
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
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Interests: homogeneous catalysis; organometallics; catalysis and fine chemicals; precise olefin polymerization
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Special Issue in Catalysts: Molecular Catalysis for Precise Olefin Polymerization
Special Issue in Molecules: Organometallic Catalysis for Olefin Polymerization/Oligomerization
Prof. Dr. Bunsho Ohtani
Institute for Catalysis, Hokkaido University, Japan
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Interests: photocatalysis; particle chemistry; electrochemistry
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Special Issue in Catalysts: Photocatalysts
Special Issue in Catalysts: Photocatalytic Water Splitting-1
Special Issue in Catalysts: Recent Advances on Carbon and Noble-Metal Based Photocatalysts
Prof. Dr. Umit S. Ozkan
Department of Chemical and Bimolecular Engineeering, The Ohio State University, 151 W Woodruff Avenue, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
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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
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Interests: electrocatalysis and carbon supported catalysts for applications in electrochemical devices
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Special Issue in Catalysts: Carbon Catalysts
Prof. Dr. Andreas Pfaltz
Department of Chemistry, University of Basel, St. Johanns-Ring 19, CH-4056 Basel, Switzerland
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Interests: synthetic organic chemistry; asymmetric synthesis; organometallic chemistry; catalysis (especially asymmetric catalysis)
Prof. Dr. Armando J. L. Pombeiro
Centro de Quimica Estrutural at Instituto Superior Tecnico, Lisbon, Portugal
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Interests: coordination chemistry; oxidation catalysis; electrocatalysis; alkane functionalization; carboxylation; C-C coupling; non-covalent interactions in synthesis
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Special Issue in Crystals: Chalcogen Bonding in Crystalline and Catalyst Materials
Prof. Dr. Carl Redshaw
School of Mathematics & Physical Sciences, University of Hull, Hull, UK
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Interests: calixarenes; coordination chemistry’ catalysis; polymers; imaging and anti-cancer agents
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Special Issue in Catalysts: Molecular Catalysis for Precise Olefin Polymerization and ROP 2015
Special Issue in Molecules: Calixarenes, Pillararenes, and Cucurbiturils
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
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Interests: heterogeneous catalysis; in situ spectroscopy; fluorescence microscopy; porous 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
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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, China
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Interests: Electrocatalysis; oxygen reduction reaction; carbon dioxide reduction; lithium ion batteries; lithium air batteries; fuel cells; DFT calculations
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Special Issue in Catalysts: Electrocatalysis in Fuel Cells
Prof. Georgiy B. Shul'pin
Semenov Institute of Chemical Physics, Russian Academy of Sciences, ul. Kosygina 4, Moscow 119991, Russia
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Interests: oxidation; hydrocarbons; aromatic hydrocarbons; alkanes; alcohols, C‒H functionalization; homogeneous catalysis; peroxides, hydrogen peroxide; reaction mechanisms; green chemistry
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Special Issue in Catalysts: Catalytic Functionalization of C‒H Bonds
Special Issue in Molecules: Reactions of Hydrocarbons and other C‒H Compounds
Prof. Dr. Kevin J. Smith
Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, University of British Columbia, 2360 East Mall, Vancouver, BC, V6T 1Z3, Canada
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Interests: heterogeneous catalysts; synthesis gas; methane conversion; methanol; higher alcohols; residue hydroconversion; hydrotreating; kinetics
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Special Issue in Catalysts: Molybdenum Catalysts
Prof. Dr. Stuart H. Taylor
Cardiff Catalysis Institute, School of Chemistry, Cardiff University, Main Building, Park Place, Cardiff, CF10 3AT, UK
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Interests: selective oxidation; total oxidation; catalyst preparation; metal oxide catalysts; supported nanoparticle catalysts
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Special Issue in Catalysts: Catalysts for Selective Oxidation
Special Issue in Catalysts: Catalysts for Oxidative Destruction of Volatile Organic Compounds
Prof. Dr. Gabriel M. Veith
Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Materials Science & Technology Division, Oak Ridge, Tennessee 37831, USA
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Interests: catalysis; solid state chemistry; ionic liquids
Prof. Yangchuan Xing
Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
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Interests: Electrocatalysis, Catalyst preparation, Catalyst support, Metal-support interactions, Interfacial
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