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Title: Sulfur resistant nickel based catalysts, methods of forming and using such catalysts

Abstract

Nickel based catalyst structures are described herein that include a plurality of metal oxides formed as crystalline phases within the catalyst structures. Each metal oxide of a catalyst structure includes nickel and/or aluminum, where one or more metal oxides includes a nickel aluminum oxide, and the one or more nickel aluminum oxides is greater than 50% by weight of the catalyst structure. The catalyst structures further have surface areas of at least 13 m 2/g. The catalyst structures are resistant to high concentrations of sulfur and are effective in reforming operations for converting methane and other light hydrocarbons to hydrogen and one or more other components. For example, the catalyst structures are effective in coal and biomass gasification systems for the forming and cleanup of synthetic gas.

Inventors:
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Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Southern Research Institute, Birmingham, AL (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1496635
Patent Number(s):
10,144,000
Application Number:
15/175,817
Assignee:
Southern Research Institute (Birmingham, AL) NETL
DOE Contract Number:  
FE0012054
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2016 Jun 07
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English

Citation Formats

Goyal, Amit, Gangwal, Santosh, and Lucero, Andrew. Sulfur resistant nickel based catalysts, methods of forming and using such catalysts. United States: N. p., 2018. Web.
Goyal, Amit, Gangwal, Santosh, & Lucero, Andrew. Sulfur resistant nickel based catalysts, methods of forming and using such catalysts. United States.
Goyal, Amit, Gangwal, Santosh, and Lucero, Andrew. Tue . "Sulfur resistant nickel based catalysts, methods of forming and using such catalysts". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1496635.
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author = {Goyal, Amit and Gangwal, Santosh and Lucero, Andrew},
abstractNote = {Nickel based catalyst structures are described herein that include a plurality of metal oxides formed as crystalline phases within the catalyst structures. Each metal oxide of a catalyst structure includes nickel and/or aluminum, where one or more metal oxides includes a nickel aluminum oxide, and the one or more nickel aluminum oxides is greater than 50% by weight of the catalyst structure. The catalyst structures further have surface areas of at least 13 m2/g. The catalyst structures are resistant to high concentrations of sulfur and are effective in reforming operations for converting methane and other light hydrocarbons to hydrogen and one or more other components. For example, the catalyst structures are effective in coal and biomass gasification systems for the forming and cleanup of synthetic gas.},
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year = {2018},
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