Article - 23 Apr 2004
ComGenex Inc., a leading drug discovery service provider, has completed the initial phase of the integration of the first ever continuous flow, bench top hydrogenation unit to be used in multi mode...
News - 29 Jan 2008
In a significant step towards improving the design of future catalysts and catalytic reactors, especially for microfluidic “lab-on-a-chip” devices, researchers with the U.S. Department of...
News - 29 May 2019
Scientists from the Nanoscience Center (NSC) at the University of Jyväskylä, Finland, and in the Xiamen University, China, have determined how copper particles at the nanometer scale operate...
Article - 13 May 2011
This article examines the features and applications of palladium nanoparticles (0.6% on activated carbon, 50% water-wet paste).
News - 29 Jan 2016
When margarine is produced, several tons of unsaturated fatty acids are converted from vegetable oils using hydrogen. When looking for improved catalysts for such hydrogenation reactions, a...
News - 10 Apr 2019
PRACE organization has been given 35 million CPU core hours for a collaborative project of Academy Professor Hannu Häkkinen and Professor Karoliina Honkala at the University of...
News - 19 Jan 2015
One way of removing harmful nitrate from drinking water is to catalyse its conversion to nitrogen. This process suffers from the drawback that it often produces ammonia. By using palladium...
News - 13 May 2014
The U.S. Department of Energy's Ames Laboratory has created a faster, cleaner biofuel refining technology that not only combines processes, it uses widely available materials to reduce...
News - 23 Jan 2009
UC Riverside researchers illustrate how controlling shape of heterogeneous catalysts can promote desired chemical reaction To prolong the shelf life of foods, manufacturers often add hydrogen to...
News - 2 Sep 2021
Biomass and its derivatives are abundant and can be converted into high, value-added chemicals and fuels. This process is envisioned as a potential green avenue to bring down the dependence on...