Chapter 4.7.2. Alumina

  1. Prof. Dr. Ferdi Schüth1,
  2. Prof. Dr. Kenneth S. W. Sing2 and
  3. Prof. Dr. Jens Weitkamp3
  1. Patrick Euzen,
  2. Pascal Raybaud,
  3. Xénophon Krokidis,
  4. Hervé Toulhoat,
  5. Jean-Luc Le Loarer,
  6. Jean-Pierre Jolivet and
  7. Cédric Froidefond

Published Online: 25 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9783527618286.ch23b

Handbook of Porous Solids

Handbook of Porous Solids

How to Cite

Euzen, P., Raybaud, P., Krokidis, X., Toulhoat, H., Le Loarer, J.-L., Jolivet, J.-P. and Froidefond, C. (2002) Alumina, in Handbook of Porous Solids (eds F. Schüth, K. S. W. Sing and J. Weitkamp), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527618286.ch23b

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Max-Planck-Institut für Kohlenforschung, Kaiser-Wilhelm-Platz 1, 45470 Mülheim, Germany

  2. 2

    Fairfield Whitelackington, Ilminster, Somerset TA 19 9EF, Great Britain

  3. 3

    Institut für Technische Chemie, der Universität Stuttgart, Pfaffenwaldring 55, 70569 Stuttgart, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 10 OCT 2002

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527302468

Online ISBN: 9783527618286

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Keywords:

  • nomenclature;
  • aluminum trihydroxides;
  • crystalline;
  • thermal decomposition;
  • transformations

Summary

The prelims comprise:

  • Introduction

  • Structures, Textures and Porosity

  • Surface Properties

  • Alumina Forming

  • Catalytic Applications

  • Conclusion