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Free access article

Free acces to the article "Sensitivity of the selective oxidation of methane over Fe/ZSM-5 zeolites in a micro fixed-bed reactor for the catalyst preparation method" until October 19, 2018.

Poster Prize Prepa-12

Congratulations Tim Van Everbroeck! He won the prize for best poster ('New layered double hydroxide-derived materials as PGM-free catalyst for automotive exhaust control') at Prepa-12.

Prizes ISIEM 2018

Congratulations Bharadwaj Mysore Ramesha and Tim van Everbroeck for their prizes on ISIEM 2018! Bharadwaj won the poster prize about 'Design of novel hybrid mesoporous titanium phospohonates'. Tim won the flash presentation prize about 'PGM-free catalysts for automotive exhaust control derived from Layered Double Hydroxides’.

Key publications

Evaluation of the fouling resistance of methyl grafted ceramic membranes for inorganic foulants and co-effects of organic foulants
Ghulam Mustafa   Wyns Kenny   Janssens Siebe   Meynen Vera   Buekenhoudt Anita  
Separation and purification technology - ISSN 1383-5866-193 (2018) p. 29-37
Preparation of CuO/SBA-15 catalyst by the modified ammonia driven deposition precipitation method with a high thermal stability and an efficient automotive CO and hydrocarbons conversion
Xin Qi   Papavasiliou Aggeliki   Boukos Nikos   Glisenti Antonella   Pui Ho Li Jerry   Yang Yong   Philippopoulos Constantine J.   Poulakis Evangelos   Katsaros Fotis K.   Meynen Vera   Cool Pegie  
Applied catalysis : B : environmental - ISSN 0926-3373-223 (2018) p. 103-115
The influence of acids on tuning the pore size of mesoporous $TiO_{2}$ templated by non-ionic block copolymers
Loreto Stefano   Vanrompay Hans   Mertens Myrjam   Bals Sara   Meynen Vera  
European journal of inorganic chemistry - ISSN 1434-1948-1 (2018) p. 62-65
Novel magnetic nanocomposites containing quaternary ferrites systems $Co_{0.5}Zn_{0.25}M_{0.25}Fe_{2}O_{4}$ (M = Ni, Cu, Mn, Mg) and $TiO_{2}$-anatase phase as photocatalysts for wastewater remediation under solar light irradiation
Ciocarlan Radu-George   Seftel Elena   Mertens Myrjam   Pui Aurel   Mazaj Matjaz   Novak Tusar Natasa   Cool Pegie  
Materials science and engineering: part B: solid state materials for advanced technology - ISSN 0921-5107-230 (2018) p. 1-7
Balancing nanotoxicity and returns in health applications : the prisoner's dilemma
Gkika Despoina   Magafas L.   Cool Pegie   Braet Johan  
Toxicology - ISSN 0300-483X-393 (2018) p. 83-89

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Research mission

The research activities in the laboratory of Adsorption and Catalysis are focussed on: - The development of new micro- and mesoporous inorganic materials; - The development of materials with a combined micro- and mesoporous structure; - Optimalization of synthesis pathways for inorganic materials with a controlled porosity; - Catalytic activation of porous materials; - Optimalization of porous materials for efficient gas- and liquid separations; - Characterization of porous materials.

General Contact

Laboratory of Adsorption and Catalysis
Department of Chemistry
Campus Drie Eiken
Gebouw B, B2.15
Universiteitsplein 1
B-2610 Wilrijk
Tel. +32 3 265 2375
Fax +32 3 265 2374