3. Fischer–Tropsch Technology

  1. Prof. Peter M. Maitlis3 and
  2. Prof. Arno de Klerk4
  1. Prof. Arno de Klerk4,
  2. Yong-Wang Li1 and
  3. Roberto Zennaro2

Published Online: 11 FEB 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9783527656837.ch3

Greener Fischer-Tropsch Processes for Fuels and Feedstocks

Greener Fischer-Tropsch Processes for Fuels and Feedstocks

How to Cite

de Klerk, A., Li, Y.-W. and Zennaro, R. (2013) Fischer–Tropsch Technology, 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.ch3

Editor Information

  1. 3

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

  2. 4

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

Author Information

  1. 1

    Chinese Academy of Science, Institute of Coal Chemistry, Beijing, China

  2. 2

    Eni S.p.A. – Exploration & Production Division, via Emilia, 1, 20097 San Donato Milanese, Milan, Italy

  3. 4

    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:

  • FT catalysts;
  • FT operating conditions;
  • FT reactor types;
  • FT technology selection

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Synopsis

  • Introduction

  • Industrially Applied FT Technologies

  • FT Catalysts

  • Requirements for Industrial Catalysts

  • FT Reactors

  • Selecting the Right FT Technology

  • Selecting the FT Operating Conditions

  • Selecting the FT Catalyst Type

  • Other Factors That Affect FT Technology Selection

  • References