14. Fischer–Tropsch Syncrude: To Refine or to Upgrade?

  1. Prof. Peter M. Maitlis2 and
  2. Prof. Arno de Klerk3
  1. Vincenzo Calemma1 and
  2. Prof. Arno de Klerk3

Published Online: 11 FEB 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9783527656837.ch14

Greener Fischer-Tropsch Processes for Fuels and Feedstocks

Greener Fischer-Tropsch Processes for Fuels and Feedstocks

How to Cite

Calemma, V. and de Klerk, A. (2013) Fischer–Tropsch Syncrude: To Refine or to Upgrade?, in Greener Fischer-Tropsch Processes for Fuels and Feedstocks (eds P. M. Maitlis and A. de Klerk), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527656837.ch14

Editor Information

  1. 2

    University of Sheffield, Department of Chemistry, Sheffield S3 7HF, United Kingdom

  2. 3

    University of Alberta, Chemical & Materials Engineering, 9107 – 116 Street, Edmonton, Alberta T6G 2V4, Canada

Author Information

  1. 1

    Eni S.p.A. – Refining & Marketing Division, via Felice Maritano, 26, 20097 S. Donato Milanese, Milan – Italy

  2. 3

    University of Alberta, Chemical & Materials Engineering, 9107 – 116 Street, Edmonton, Alberta T6G 2V4, Canada

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 FEB 2013
  2. Published Print: 20 FEB 2013

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527329458

Online ISBN: 9783527656837

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Keywords:

  • cracking;
  • hydrotreating;
  • isomerization;
  • olefins;
  • oligomerization;
  • syncrude;
  • hydrocracking;
  • hydroisomerization;
  • wax

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Synopsis

  • Introduction

  • Wax Hydrocracking and Hydroisomerization

  • Olefin Dimerization and Oligomerization

  • References