CQU7002 – CATALYSIS AND KINETICS

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LEVEL: Master and Doctorate

CREDITS: 4

MAIN TOPICS: 

Fundamentals of kinetics. Experimental methods in kinetic studies. Kinetic approach to the elucidation of reaction mechanisms. Homogeneous catalysis. Heterogeneous catalysis. Nanomaterials.

RECOMMENDED LITERATURE:

ATKINS, P; DE PAULA, J. Atkins’ Physical Chemistry. 9th ed. Oxford: OUP, 2010.

BURROWS, A.; HOLMAN, J.; PARSONS, A.; PILLING, G.; PRICE, G. Chemistry³: Introducing Inorganic, Organic, and Physical Chemistry. 2nd ed. Oxford: OUP, 2013.

McQUARRIE, D. A.; SIMONS, J. D. Physical Chemistry: a Molecular Approach. South Orange, NJ: University Science Books, 1997.

PILLING, M. J.; SEAKINS, P. W. Reaction Kinetics. New York: OUP, 1996.

LOGAN, S. R. Fundamentals of Chemical Kinetics. Essex: Longman, 1996.

HOUSE J. E. Principles of chemical kinetics. 2nd ed. Amsterdam: Elsevier, 2007.

ANSLYN, E. V.; DOUGHERTY, D. A. Modern Physical Organic Chemistry. South Orange, NJ: University Science Books, 2006.

WILLIAMS, A. Free Energy Relationships in Organic and Bio-Organic Chemistry. Cambridge: RSC, 2003.

PANCHENKOV, G. M.; LEBEDEV, V. P. Chemical Kinetics and Catalysis. Moscow: MIR, 1976.

CONNORS, K. A. Chemical Kinetics: the Study of Reaction Rates in Solution. Madison: VCH, 1990.

BAKAC, A. Physical Inorganic Chemistry: Principles, Methods, and Models. New Jersey: Wiley, 2010.

KOLASINSKI, K. W. Surface Science: Foundations of Catalysis and Nanoscience. 3rd ed. Chichester: Wiley, 2012.

SOMORJAI, G. A; YIMIN, L. Introduction to Surface Chemistry and Catalysis. 2nd ed. New Jersey: Wiley, 2010.

DAVIES, P. R.; ROBERTS, M. W. Atom Resolved Surface Reactions Nanocatalysis. Cambridge: RSC, 2007.

Selected articles from international journals.