EPFL SB ISIC GR-KRO
CH B1 424 (Bâtiment CH)
+41 56 310 20 66
+41 21 693 31 83
Office: CH B1 424
EPFL > SB > ISIC > GR-KRO
Web site: Web site: https://gcb.epfl.ch/
+41 56 310 20 66
EPFL > SB > SB-SCGC > SCGC-ENS
Web site: Web site: https://www.epfl.ch/schools/sb/scgc/
Stability and Reactivity of a Polyoxymethylene Dimethyl Ether over Typical Catalysts for Diesel Emission Control (vol 15, pg 848, 2022)Topics In Catalysis. 2023-01-02. DOI : 10.1007/s11244-022-01774-4.
Assessing the effect of O2 dithering on CH4 oxidation on Pd/Al2O3Chemical Engineering Journal. 2023-01-01. DOI : 10.1016/j.cej.2022.138865.
Thermal Sintering and Phosphorus Poisoning of a Layered Diesel Oxidation CatalystTopics In Catalysis. 2022-12-15. DOI : 10.1007/s11244-022-01752-w.
Stability and Reactivity of a Polyoxymethylene Dimethyl Ether over Typical Catalysts for Diesel Emission ControlTopics In Catalysis. 2022-11-08. DOI : 10.1007/s11244-022-01725-z.
Aging of industrial Fe-zeolite based catalysts for nitrous oxide abatement in nitric acid production plantsCatalysis Science & Technology. 2022-10-31. DOI : 10.1039/d2cy01486f.
Monomeric Fe Species in Square Planar Geometry Active for Low Temperature NH3-SCR of NOJournal Of Physical Chemistry C. 2022-10-05. DOI : 10.1021/acs.jpcc.2c03480.
Beware of beam damage under reaction conditions: X-ray induced photochemical reduction of supported VOx catalysts during in situ XAS experimentsPhysical Chemistry Chemical Physics. 2022-08-25. DOI : 10.1039/d2cp02721f.
In Situ Infrared Spectroscopy of NOx Reduction Catalysts: A Laboratory Exercise for In-Person and Virtual LearningJournal Of Chemical Education. 2022-06-08. DOI : 10.1021/acs.jchemed.2c00087.
Poisoning of Mn-Ce/AC catalysts for low-temperature NH3-SCR of NO by K+ and its counter-ions (Cl- /NO3- /SO42- )Applied Catalysis A-General. 2022-05-25. DOI : 10.1016/j.apcata.2022.118636.
In situ spectroscopic studies of the effect of water on the redox cycle of Cu ions in Cu-SSZ-13 during selective catalytic reduction of NOxChemical Communications. 2022-05-07. DOI : 10.1039/d2cc01786e.
Investigation on the Role of Pd, Pt, Rh in Methane Abatement for Heavy Duty ApplicationsCatalysts. 2022-04-01. DOI : 10.3390/catal12040373.
Redox Dynamics of Active VOx Sites Promoted by TiOx during Oxidative Dehydrogenation of Ethanol Detected by Operando Quick XASJacs Au. 2022-03-28. DOI : 10.1021/jacsau.2c00027.
Techno-Economic Evaluation of Biological and Fluidised-Bed Based Methanation Process Chains for Grid-Ready Biomethane ProductionFrontiers In Energy Research. 2022-03-24. DOI : 10.3389/fenrg.2021.775259.
Effect of an Al2O3-based binder on the structure of extruded Fe-ZSM-5Catalysis Today. 2022-03-01. DOI : 10.1016/j.cattod.2021.09.020.
One-pot synthesis of highly dispersed mesoporous Cu/ZrO2 catalysts for NH3-SCRCatalysis Today. 2022-02-15. DOI : 10.1016/j.cattod.2021.05.010.
Experimental and modeling-based analysis of reaction pathways on catalysts for natural gas engines under periodic lean/rich oscillationsChemical Engineering Journal. 2022-02-15. DOI : 10.1016/j.cej.2021.132848.
Restructuring Ni/Al2O3 by addition of Ga to shift product selectivity in CO2 hydrogenation: The role of hydroxyl groupsJournal Of Co2 Utilization. 2022-02-01. DOI : 10.1016/j.jcou.2021.101881.
Particle Size Effects in Ru/CNF Catalysts during Supercritical Water Gasification of GlycerolApplied Catalysis B: Environmental. 2022. DOI : 10.1016/j.apcatb.2022.121956.
Understanding the impact of poison distribution on the performance of Diesel oxidation catalystsApplied Catalysis B-Environmental. 2021-12-15. DOI : 10.1016/j.apcatb.2021.120684.
Operando diffuse reflectance infrared detection of cyanide intermediate species during the reaction of formaldehyde with ammonia over V2O(5)/ WO3-TiO2Applied Catalysis B-Environmental. 2021-12-05. DOI : 10.1016/j.apcatb.2021.120629.
Techno-economic assessment of bioethanol production from lignocellulose by consortium-based consolidated bioprocessing at industrial scaleNew Biotechnology. 2021-11-25. DOI : 10.1016/j.nbt.2021.07.005.
Reaction pathways of methane abatement in Pd-Rh three-way catalyst in heavy duty applications: A combined approach based on exhaust analysis, model gas reactor and DRIFTS measurementsChemical Engineering Journal. 2021-10-15. DOI : 10.1016/j.cej.2021.129932.
Recent progress in syngas production via catalytic CO2 hydrogenation reactionApplied Catalysis B-Environmental. 2021-10-15. DOI : 10.1016/j.apcatb.2021.120319.
On the relevance of P poisoning in real-world DOC agingApplied Catalysis B-Environmental. 2021-08-15. DOI : 10.1016/j.apcatb.2021.120062.
Reduction of PdO/Al2O3 in Liquid Cyclohexane Followed In Situ by ATR-IR, High-Energy XRD, and XASJournal Of Physical Chemistry C. 2021-08-05. DOI : 10.1021/acs.jpcc.1c01882.
Grafting of Alkali Metals on Fumed Silica for the Catalytic Dehydrogenation of Methanol to FormaldehydeChemcatchem. 2021-07-08. DOI : 10.1002/cctc.202100685.
Stable Palladium Oxide Clusters Encapsulated in Silicalite-1 for Complete Methane OxidationAcs Catalysis. 2021-06-18. DOI : 10.1021/acscatal.0c04868.
Effect of Short Reducing Pulses on the Dynamic Structure, Activity, and Stability of Pd/Al2O3 for Wet Lean Methane OxidationAcs Catalysis. 2021-04-16. DOI : 10.1021/acscatal.1c00328.
HCN production from formaldehyde during the selective catalytic reduction of NOx with NH3 over V2O5/WO3-TiO2Applied Catalysis B-Environmental. 2021-02-01. DOI : 10.1016/j.apcatb.2020.119462.
Increasing the activity of the Cu/CuAl2O4/Al2O3 catalyst for the RWGS through preserving the Cu2+ ionsChemical Communications. 2021-01-28. DOI : 10.1039/d0cc07142k.
Flexible application of biogas upgrading membranes for hydrogen recycle in power-to-methane processesChemical Engineering Science. 2021-01-16. DOI : 10.1016/j.ces.2020.116012.
Engineering the ZrO2–Pd Interface for Selective CO2 Hydrogenation by Overcoating an Atomically Dispersed Pd PrecatalystACS Catalysis. 2020-09-26. DOI : 10.1021/acscatal.0c02146.
Water Inhibition of Oxymethylene Dimethyl Ether Synthesis over Zeolite H-Beta: A Combined Kinetic and in Situ ATR-IR StudyAcs Catalysis. 2020-08-07. DOI : 10.1021/acscatal.0c01805.
Ruthenium on phosphorous-modified alumina as an effective and stable catalyst for catalytic transfer hydrogenation of furfuralRsc Advances. 2020-03-19. DOI : 10.1039/d0ra00415d.
Essential role of oxygen vacancies of Cu-Al and Co-Al spinel oxides in their catalytic activity for the reverse water gas shift reactionApplied Catalysis B: Environmental. 2020-01-27. DOI : 10.1016/j.apcatb.2020.118669.
Increased nickel exsolution from LaFe0.8Ni0.2O3 perovskite-derived CO2 methanation catalysts through strontium dopingApplied Catalysis A-General. 2020-01-25. DOI : 10.1016/j.apcata.2019.117328.
Selective Catalytic Reduction of NO with NH3 on Cu-SSZ-13: Deciphering the Low and High-temperature Rate-limiting Steps by Transient XAS ExperimentsChemcatchem. 2020-01-09. DOI : 10.1002/cctc.201901916.
Mechanochemistry-assisted hydrolysis of softwood over stable sulfonated carbon catalysts in a semi-batch processRsc Advances. 2019-10-17. DOI : 10.1039/c9ra07668a.
Nature of Synergy between Bronsted and Lewis Acid Sites in Sn-Beta Zeolites for Polyoxymethylene Dimethyl Ethers SynthesisChemsuschem. 2019-09-10. DOI : 10.1002/cssc.201901814.
Modulated Excitation Raman Spectroscopy of V2O5/TiO2: Mechanistic Insights into the Selective Catalytic Reduction of NO with NH3ACS Catalysis. 2019-08-01. DOI : 10.1021/acscatal.9b01514.
Mechanistic implications of lanthanum-modification on gold-catalyzed formic acid decomposition under SCR-relevant conditionsApplied Catalysis B-Environmental. 2019-05-05. DOI : 10.1016/j.apcatb.2018.11.092.
Segregation of Nickel/Iron Bimetallic Particles from Lanthanum Doped Strontium Titanates to Improve Sulfur Stability of Solid Oxide Fuel Cell AnodesCatalysts. 2019-04-01. DOI : 10.3390/catal9040332.
Thermal activation and aging of a V2O3/WO3-TiO2 catalyst for the selective catalytic reduction of NO with NH3Applied Catalysis A-General. 2019-03-05. DOI : 10.1016/j.apcata.2019.01.009.
Design of Stable Palladium-Based Zeolite Catalysts for Complete Methane Oxidation by Postsynthesis Zeolite ModificationAcs Catalysis. 2019-03-01. DOI : 10.1021/acscatal.8b04486.
Sulfur Poisoning Recovery on a Solid Oxide Fuel Cell Anode Material through Reversible Segregation of NickelChemistry Of Materials. 2019-02-12. DOI : 10.1021/acs.chemmater.8b03669.
Effect of SiO2 on co-impregnated V2O5/WO3/TiO2 catalysts for the selective catalytic reduction of NO with NH3Catalysis Today. 2019-01-15. DOI : 10.1016/j.cattod.2017.11.037.
Mitigation of Secondary Organic Aerosol Formation from Log Wood Burning Emissions by Catalytic Removal of Aromatic HydrocarbonsEnvironmental Science & Technology. 2018-11-20. DOI : 10.1021/acs.est.8b04124.
Selective Catalytic Reduction of NOxCatalysts. 2018-10-12. DOI : 10.3390/catal8100459.
Reversible Segregation of Ni in LaFe0.8Ni0.2O3 +/-delta During Coke RemovalChemcatchem. 2018-10-09. DOI : 10.1002/cctc.201800603.
Deactivation and Regeneration of Sulfonated Carbon Catalysts in Hydrothermal Reaction EnvironmentsChemSusChem. 2018-05-07. DOI : 10.1002/cssc.201800678.
Advances in Vanadium-Based Catalyst Research for the Selective Catalytic Reduction of NOx by NH₃Lausanne, EPFL, 2017. DOI : 10.5075/epfl-thesis-8233.
Deactivation Aspects of Methane Oxidation Catalysts Based on Palladium and ZSM-5Topics In Catalysis. 2017. DOI : 10.1007/s11244-016-0724-6.
An operando emission spectroscopy study of Pt/Al2O3 and Pt/CeO2/Al2O3Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics. 2016. DOI : 10.1039/c6cp05992a.
Understanding the anomalous behavior of Vegard's law in Ce1-xMxO2 (M = Sn and Ti; 0 < x <= 0.5) solid solutionsPhysical Chemistry Chemical Physics. 2016. DOI : 10.1039/c6cp01525e.
VOx Surface Coverage Optimization of V2O5/WO3-TiO2 SCR Catalysts by Variation of the V Loading and by AgingCatalysts. 2015. DOI : 10.3390/catal5041704.
CO Methanation for Synthetic Natural Gas ProductionChimia. 2015. DOI : 10.2533/chimia.2015.608.
Flame-Made WO3/CeOx-TiO2 Catalysts for Selective Catalytic Reduction of NOx by NH3Acs Catalysis. 2015. DOI : 10.1021/acscatal.5b01580.
Structural Modification of Ni/gamma-Al2O3 with Boron for Enhanced Carbon Resistance during CO MethanationChemcatchem. 2015. DOI : 10.1002/cctc.201500567.
WO3/CeO2/TiO2 Catalysts for Selective Catalytic Reduction of NOx by NH3: Effect of the Synthesis MethodChimia. 2015. DOI : 10.2533/chimia.2015.220.
Generation of NH3 Selective Catalytic Reduction Active Catalysts from Decomposition of Supported FeVO4Acs Catalysis. 2015. DOI : 10.1021/acscatal.5b00738.
Operando Attenuated Total Reflectance FTIR Spectroscopy: Studies on the Different Selectivity Observed in Benzyl Alcohol OxidationChemcatchem. 2015. DOI : 10.1002/cctc.201500432.
Promotion of Ammonium Formate and Formic Acid Decomposition over Au/TiO2 by Support Basicity under SCR-Relevant ConditionsAcs Catalysis. 2015. DOI : 10.1021/acscatal.5b01057.
Effect of ammonia on the decomposition of ammonium formate over Au/TiO2 under oxidizing conditions relevant to SCR: Enhancement of formic acid decomposition rate and CO2 productionApplied Catalysis A: General. 2014. DOI : 10.1016/j.apcata.2014.08.034.
SCR vor Turbolader - Einfluss des Drucks auf die NOx-ReduktionMTZ - Motortechnische Zeitschrift. 2014. DOI : 10.1007/s35146-014-0323-7.
Ammonia Storage and Release in SCR Systems for Mobile ApplicationsUrea-SCR Technology for deNOx After Treatment of Diesel Exhausts; New York, NY: Springer New York, 2014. p. 485-506.
Ammonium formate decomposition over Au/TiO2: a unique case of preferential selectivity against NH3 oxidationChemical Communications. 2014. DOI : 10.1039/c4cc00196f.
Subsecond and in Situ Chemical Speciation of Pt/Al2O3 during Oxidation Reduction Cycles Monitored by High-Energy Resolution Off-Resonant X-ray SpectroscopyJournal of the American Chemical Society. 2013. DOI : 10.1021/ja410146c.
Teaching & PhD
Chemistry and Chemical Engineering
PhD StudentsBerretta Chiara, Buttignol Filippo, Cambiè Federico, Cano Blanco Daniel Camilo, Chang Cheng,
Past EPFL PhD StudentsBaranowski Christophe Jean , Dempfle David Beat , Fovanna Thibault Xavier Florian , Gantenbein Andreas , Hunston Christopher Marc , Marberger Adrian , Nuguid Rob Jeremiah G. , Riechmann Philipp Fedor , Roger Maneka Claire , Scholz David Ferdinand , Steiger Patrick Simon , Wang Moyu , Zabilska Anna ,
Catalysis for emission control and energy processes
- Basic introduction into heterogeneous catalysis
- Preparation of heterogeneous catalysts
- Characterization of heterogeneous catalysts
- Exhaust gas catalysis for stationary power plants and internal combustion engines: Three-way-catalysis, oxidation catalysts, selective catalytic reduction, soot filtration/oxidation, methane oxidation, SOx, volatile organic compounds