Arunabhiram Chutia

Keywords: Catalysis Density Functional theory Oxides Zeolites/Zeotypes Carbon Materials Expertise: I employ electronic structure methods to understand catalytic processes at atomic scale. I’m mainly interested in understanding the interaction of catalytically interesting atoms and molecules on the surface of metals and metal oxides. In recent years, I have been actively…

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Joe Wood

Keywords: Chemical engineering Catalysis Reaction engineering Carbon capture Biofuels Expertise:  Joe Wood’s research focuses on the application of catalysis and reactor engineering to solve problems of energy supply, environmental concerns and to deliver chemical products in a more sustainable way.  Research topics include bio-metal nanoparticles, hydrotalcites, carbon supported bimetallic catalysts,…

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Watch Now: Meeting between UK Catalysis Hub and Supergen Bioenergy

When: 6 August 2020Where: Virtual The UK Catalysis Hub and Supergen Bioenergy hub hosted their first joint webinar to explore the role of catalysis in delivering sustainable bioenergy and bioproducts, through efficient biomass conversions.  The development of the UK bioenergy sector requires a whole systems approach, assessing the efficiency and sustainability…

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Dr Andrew C. Marr

School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Head of Year 1 Chemistry, Queen’s University Belfast. What is your background? What made you decide to become a scientist? I grew up in Edinburgh with my elder brother. We both ended up doing PhDs in chemistry in St Andrews in catalysis. I think…

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