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Title: Conversion of organic solids to hydrocarbons

Abstract

A method of converting organic solids to liquid and gaseous hydrocarbons includes impregnating an organic solid with photosensitizing ions and exposing the impregnated solid to light in a non-oxidizing atmosphere for a time sufficient to photocatalytically reduce the solid to at least one of a liquid and a gaseous hydrocarbon.

Inventors:
 [1]
  1. (Oak Ridge, TN)
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
LOCKHEED MARTIN ENRGY SYST INC
OSTI Identifier:
869891
Patent Number(s):
US 5417824
Assignee:
Martin Marietta Energy Systems, Inc. (Oak Ridge, TN) ORNL
DOE Contract Number:
AC05-84OR21400
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
conversion; organic; solids; hydrocarbons; method; converting; liquid; gaseous; impregnating; solid; photosensitizing; exposing; impregnated; light; non-oxidizing; atmosphere; time; sufficient; photocatalytically; reduce; hydrocarbon; gaseous hydrocarbons; non-oxidizing atmosphere; gaseous hydrocarbon; time sufficient; oxidizing atmosphere; organic solid; converting organic; organic solids; /204/

Citation Formats

Greenbaum, Elias. Conversion of organic solids to hydrocarbons. United States: N. p., 1995. Web.
Greenbaum, Elias. Conversion of organic solids to hydrocarbons. United States.
Greenbaum, Elias. Sun . "Conversion of organic solids to hydrocarbons". United States. doi:. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/869891.
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abstractNote = {A method of converting organic solids to liquid and gaseous hydrocarbons includes impregnating an organic solid with photosensitizing ions and exposing the impregnated solid to light in a non-oxidizing atmosphere for a time sufficient to photocatalytically reduce the solid to at least one of a liquid and a gaseous hydrocarbon.},
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place = {United States},
year = {Sun Jan 01 00:00:00 EST 1995},
month = {Sun Jan 01 00:00:00 EST 1995}
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