Title: Investigating the correlation between deactivation and the carbon deposited on the surface of Ni/Al2O3 and Ni/La2O3-Al2O3 catalysts during the biogas reforming reaction [view paper]


Journal: Applied Surface Sciences - In Press.


Authors: N.D. Charisiou1, L. Tzounis2, V. Sebastian3,4, S.J. Hinder5, M.A. Baker5, K. Polychronopoulou6, M.A. Goula1,*


1Laboratory of Alternative Fuels and Environmental Catalysis (LAFEC), Department of Environmental and Pollution Control Engineering, Western Macedonia University of Applied Sciences, GR-50100, Greece

2Composite and Smart Materials Laboratory (CSML), Department of Materials Science & Engineering, University of Ioannina, GR-45110, Ioannina, Greece

3Chemical and Environmental Engineering Department & Nanoscience Institute of Aragon (INA), University of Zaragoza, Zaragoza, SP-50018, Spain
4Networking Research Center on Bioengineering, Biomaterials and Nanomedicine, CIBERBBN, 28029 Madrid, Spain

5The Surface Analysis Laboratory, Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences, University of Surrey, Guildford, GU2 4DL, UK

6Department of Mechanical Engineering, Khalifa University of Science and Technology, Abu Dhabi, P.O. Box 127788, UAE