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Title: Fluoride-free synthesis of a Sn-BEA catalyst by dry gel conversion


A Sn-BEA catalyst was synthesized in a fluoride-free medium for the first timeviaa dry gel conversion method. The use of alkali ions, zeolite BEA seed crystals and ion-exchange before the removal of the organic template has been shown to be indispensable to obtain the desired material.

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  1. Department of Chemical Engineering; University of Massachusetts Amherst; Amherst, USA
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Energy Frontier Research Centers (EFRC) (United States). Catalysis Center for Energy Innovation (CCEI)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE Office of Science (SC), Basic Energy Sciences (BES) (SC-22)
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DOE Contract Number:  
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Journal Name:
Green Chemistry
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 17; Journal Issue: 5; Related Information: CCEI partners with the University of Delaware (lead); Brookhaven National Laboratory; California Institute of Technology; Columbia University; University of Delaware; Lehigh University; University of Massachusetts, Amherst; Massachusetts Institute of Technology; University of Minnesota; Pacific Northwest National Laboratory; University of Pennsylvania; Princeton University; Rutgers University; Journal ID: ISSN 1463-9262
Royal Society of Chemistry
Country of Publication:
United States
catalysis (homogeneous), catalysis (heterogeneous), biofuels (including algae and biomass), bio-inspired, hydrogen and fuel cells, materials and chemistry by design, synthesis (novel materials), synthesis (self-assembly), synthesis (scalable processing)

Citation Formats

Chang, Chun-Chih, Cho, Hong Je, Wang, Zhuopeng, Wang, Xuanting, and Fan, Wei. Fluoride-free synthesis of a Sn-BEA catalyst by dry gel conversion. United States: N. p., 2015. Web. doi:10.1039/c4gc02457e.
Chang, Chun-Chih, Cho, Hong Je, Wang, Zhuopeng, Wang, Xuanting, & Fan, Wei. Fluoride-free synthesis of a Sn-BEA catalyst by dry gel conversion. United States. doi:10.1039/c4gc02457e.
Chang, Chun-Chih, Cho, Hong Je, Wang, Zhuopeng, Wang, Xuanting, and Fan, Wei. Thu . "Fluoride-free synthesis of a Sn-BEA catalyst by dry gel conversion". United States. doi:10.1039/c4gc02457e.
title = {Fluoride-free synthesis of a Sn-BEA catalyst by dry gel conversion},
author = {Chang, Chun-Chih and Cho, Hong Je and Wang, Zhuopeng and Wang, Xuanting and Fan, Wei},
abstractNote = {A Sn-BEA catalyst was synthesized in a fluoride-free medium for the first timeviaa dry gel conversion method. The use of alkali ions, zeolite BEA seed crystals and ion-exchange before the removal of the organic template has been shown to be indispensable to obtain the desired material.},
doi = {10.1039/c4gc02457e},
journal = {Green Chemistry},
issn = {1463-9262},
number = 5,
volume = 17,
place = {United States},
year = {2015},
month = {1}

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