Edited by : Gabriele Centi,

Universita di Messina

Main Classes of Catalysts

Ferruccio Trifiro, Dipartimento di Chimica Industriale e dei Materiali, University of Bologna,

Mechanisms and Kinetics of Catalytic Reactions

Pio Forzatti, Dipartmento di Chimica,Materiali e Ingegneria Chimica,Politechnico di Milano,

Catalytic Industrial Processes

Dominico Sanfilippo, Universita degli Studi di Genova, Italy

Catalysis and Refinery

Angeliki A. Lemonidou, Department of Chemical Engineering, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
Angelos A. Lappas and Iacovos A. Vasalos, Chemical Process Engineering Research Institute, Centre for Research & Technology Hellas, Thermi, Thessaloniki, Greece

Catalysis in Petrochemical Processes

Fabrizio Cavani, Department of Industrial Chemistry and Materials,University of Bologna, Italy

Catalysis in fine and Specialty Chemicals Production

Dirk De Vos, Department of Microbial and Molecular Systems,Katholieke Universieit Leuven, Belgium

Biocatalytic Processes

Lucia Gardossi, Dipartmento di Scienze Farmaceutiche,Universita degli Studi di Trieste, , Italy
Francesco Molinari, Dipartmento di Scienze e Tecnologie Alimentari e Microbiologiche,Universita degli Studi , Italy

Cataylsis for the Protection of the Environment and the Quality of Life

Paolo Fornaseiro, Chemistry Department,INSTM and Center of Excellence for Nanostructured Materials, Italy

Theory and Modelling in Catalysis

Malgorzata Witko, Institute of Catalysis and Surface Chemistry,Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland

Catalysis and Surface Science

J.W. Niemantsverdriet, Department of Chemica Engineering and Chemistry,Eindhoven University of Technology, The Netherlands
B.E. Nieuwenhuys, Leiden Institute of Chemistry, Leiden University, The Netherlands

Preparation and Scale-up of Catalysts

Kieran Hodnett, Chemical & Environmental Sciences Department,University of Limerick, Ireland

Characterization of Catalysts: Bulk and Texture

Jose L. Fierro, Instituto de Cataisis y Petroleoquimica.CSIC,Cantoblanco, Spain
B. Pawelec, Instituto de Cataisis y Petroleoquimica.CSIC,Cantoblanco, Spain

Characterization of Catalysts: Surface and in-situ Methods

Andrew M. Beale, Eli Stavitski and Bert M. Weckhuysen, Inorganic Chemistry and Catalysis group, Department of Chemistry, Utrecht University, Sorbonnelaan 16, 3584 CA Utrecht, The Netherlands

Testing of Catalytic Properties

Guy B. Marin, Ghent University ,Laboratory for Chemical Technology, Belgium
Joris W. Thybaut, Ghent University ,Laboratory for Chemical Technology, Belgium

Reaction Engineering of Catalysts

Albert Renken, Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne ISIC-GGRC, Switzerland


Dimitris I. kondarides, Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Patras, Greece


Terry A. Egerton, School of Chemical Engineering & Advanced Materials,Newcastle University, UK