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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. 5 Figs.

Inventors:
Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Lockheed Martin Energy Syst Inc
OSTI Identifier:
55811
Patent Number(s):
5,417,824
Application Number:
PAN: 8-213,813
Assignee:
Martin Marietta Energy Systems, Inc., Oak Ridge, TN (United States)
DOE Contract Number:  
AC05-84OR21400
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Other Information: PBD: 23 May 1995
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
40 CHEMISTRY; 14 SOLAR ENERGY; CARBONACEOUS MATERIALS; PHOTOLYSIS; LIQUID FUELS; PHOTOSYNTHESIS; GAS FUELS; GASIFICATION; LIQUEFACTION; REDUCTION

Citation Formats

Greenbaum, E. Conversion of organic solids to hydrocarbons. United States: N. p., 1995. Web.
Greenbaum, E. Conversion of organic solids to hydrocarbons. United States.
Greenbaum, E. Tue . "Conversion of organic solids to hydrocarbons". United States.
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