Institute of Catalysis Research and Technology (IKFT)

Projects

Catalysts and materials:

  • Conventional catalyst preparation
  • Flame spray pyrolysis
  • Solvothermal and hydrothermal synthesis
  • Colloidal synthesis
  • Automated synthesis
  • Catalysts based on metal-organic frameworks

Reactions and processes:

  • Synthesis and upgrading of selected biomass platform molecules
  • Production of higher alcohols
  • Synthetic hydrocarbons
  • Carbon dioxide as green solvent and C1 building block
  • CC and CX coupling reactions
  • Selective oxidation reactions in liquid phase and gas phase