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Clean Fuels Equipment

Analytical Equipment

  • High temperature (425 °C) capillary GC with FID, flame ionization detection
  • GS/MS (2) with EI
  • Automated PC gas analyzers
  • CO and CO2 Analyzers
  • Packed column GCs with:
  • Thermoconductivity detector
  • Capillary GCs with:
  • Sulfur chemiluminescence detector
  • Flame ionization detector (3)

Catalyst Characterization Equipment

  • BET surface area analyzer with micropore capability
  • Temperature programmed reduction/oxidation
  • H2 chemisorption / pulse reoxidation
  • FTIR with DRIFTS cell and in situ microreactor
  • In-situ XANES and EXAFS (fluorescence/transmission), beamtime permitting (external)
  • HR-TEM, time permitting (external)

Processing Equipment