Chapter 15. Alkane Dehydrogenation over Vanadium and Chromium Oxides

  1. Prof. S. David Jackson and
  2. Dr. Justin S. J. Hargreaves
  1. Prof. S. David Jackson4,
  2. Peter C. Stair1,2,
  3. Lynn F. Gladden3 and
  4. James McGregor3

Published Online: 26 MAR 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9783527626113.ch15

Metal Oxide Catalysis

Metal Oxide Catalysis

How to Cite

Jackson, S. D., Stair, P. C., Gladden, L. F. and McGregor, J. (2008) Alkane Dehydrogenation over Vanadium and Chromium Oxides, in Metal Oxide Catalysis (eds S. D. Jackson and J. S. J. Hargreaves), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527626113.ch15

Editor Information

  1. University of Glasgow, Department of Chemistry, WestCHEM, Joseph Black Building, Glasgow, G12 8QQ, United Kingdom

Author Information

  1. 1

    Northwestern University, Department of Chemistry, Center for Catalysis and Surface Science, 2145 Sheridan Road, Evanston, IL 60208-3113, USA

  2. 2

    Argonne National Laboratory, Chemical Sciences and Engineering Division, Argonne, IL 60439, USA

  3. 3

    University of Cambridge, Department of Chemical Engineering, Pembroke Street, New Museums Site, Cambridge, CB2 3RA, United Kingdom

  4. 4

    University of Glasgow, Department of Chemistry, WestCHEM, Joseph Black Building, Glasgow, G12 8QQ, United Kingdom

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 MAR 2009
  2. Published Print: 15 OCT 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527318155

Online ISBN: 9783527626113

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Keywords:

  • dehydrogenation of alkanes;
  • oxidative dehydrogenation of alkanes;
  • CATOFIN process;
  • coke deposition;
  • chromia catalysts;
  • vanadia catalysts

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Commercial LPG Dehydrogenation Process

  • Lummus/Houdry CATOFIN® Process

  • Chromia

  • Vanadia

  • Conclusions

  • References