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Teaching & PhD
Chemistry and Chemical Engineering
Doctoral Program in Chemistry and Chemical Engineering
PhD StudentsBerretta Chiara, Buttignol Filippo, Cambiè Federico, Cano Blanco Daniel Camilo, Chang Cheng, Riechmann Philipp Fedor, Roger Maneka Claire,
Past EPFL PhD StudentsBaranowski Christophe Jean , Dempfle David Beat , Fovanna Thibault Xavier Florian , Gantenbein Andreas , Hunston Christopher Marc , Marberger Adrian , Nuguid Rob Jeremiah G. , Scholz David Ferdinand , Steiger Patrick Simon , Wang Moyu , Zabilska Anna ,
- 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