Acid Function in Zeolites: Recent Progress

  • Jule A. Rabo
  • Gregory J. Gajda
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (NSSB, volume 221)


The purpose of this paper is to review the chemical and structural characteristics of zeolites deemed relevant to acidity and to acid catalysis. Several tentative conclusions are also drawn, in order to interpret some of the important chemical phenomena. In view of the availability of several detailed reviews on catalytic data, these will not be reviewed here.


Acid Site Temperature Program Desorption Acid Strength Zeolite Crystal Temperature Program Desorption Spectrum 
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  • Jule A. Rabo
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  • Gregory J. Gajda
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  1. 1.UOP Research and Molecular Sieve TechnologyTarrytown Technical CenterTarrytownUSA

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