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Computer Modelling of Microporous and Mesoporous Materials - Richard Catlow

Computer Modelling of Microporous and Mesoporous Materials

Hardcover Published: 25th June 2004
ISBN: 9780121641375
Number Of Pages: 298

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Microporous materials, including both zeolites and aluminophosphates are amongst the most fascinating classes of materials, with wide ranging important applications in catalysis, gas separation and ion exchange. The breadth of the field has, moreover, been extended in the last ten years by the discovery of the versatile and exciting ranges of mesoporous materials.
Computational methods have a long and successful history of application in solid state and materials science, where they are indeed established tools in modelling structural and dynamic properties of the bulk and surfaces of solids; and where they are playing an increasingly important role in understanding reactivity. Their application to zeolite science developed strongly in the 1980's, with the initial successes in modelling structure and sorption, and with emerging capability in quantum mechanical methods. The field was reviewed over ten years, since then there have been major developments in techniques and of course the power of the available hardware, which have promoted a whole range of new applications to real complex problems in the science of microporous materials. This book aims to summarise and illustrate the current capabilities of atomistic computer modelling methods in this growing field.
- Details advances in the rapidly expanding field of microporous materials.
- Summarises key current techniques in this type of modelling.
- Illustrates the current capabilities of atomistic computer modelling methods.

Static Lattice Modelling and Structure Prediction of Micro- and Meso-Porous Materials
Adsorption Phenomena in Microporous Materials
Dynamics of Sorbed Molecules in Zeolites
Monte Carlo Simulations of Diffusion and Reactions in Zeolites
Plane Wave Pseudopotential Modelling Studies of Zeolites
Reaction Mechanisms in Solid Acid Catalysts
Structure and Reactivity of Metal Ion Species in High Silica Zeolites
Template Host Interaction and Template Design
The Interplay of Experiment and Simulation in Zeolite Science
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ISBN: 9780121641375
ISBN-10: 0121641376
Audience: General
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 298
Published: 25th June 2004
Publisher: Elsevier Science Publishing Co Inc
Country of Publication: NL
Dimensions (cm): 22.76 x 15.7  x 1.73
Weight (kg): 0.61