Oligomerization of C2-C4 Hydrocarbons in the Presence of Ruthenium-Nickel Supported Catalysts

*Raila Toktassyn -  1Department of Chemical Engineering, Kazakh-British Technical University, Tole bi 59, Almaty,, Kazakhstan
B.T. Utelbayev -  1Department of Chemical Engineering, Kazakh-British Technical University, Tole bi 59, Almaty,, Kazakhstan
M. Oberson de Souza -  2Institute of Chemistry, UFRGS, Av. Bento Gonçalves 9500, 91501-907 Porto Alegre, Box 15003, Brazil
E.N. Suleymenov -  3Laboratory of "Perspective Materials and Technologies", Kazakh-British Technical University, Tole bi 59, Almaty,, Kazakhstan
Received: 19 May 2016; Published: 11 Oct 2016.
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The oligomerization of C2-C4 light hydrocarbon gasses in the presence of ruthenium and nickel supported catalysts is investigated. Determined selectivity of the catalysts by isooctane. Catalytic properties of the catalysts depend on the supported metals on the carrier. The nature of carrier also affects on reaction selectivity. The ruthenium-nickel supported bimetallic pillared montmorillonite is showed good selectivity to isooctane and value is about 60.8% at conversion 87.0%. Copyright © 2016 BCREC GROUP. All rights reserved

Received: 19th May 2016; Revised: 25th July 2016; Accepted: 29th July 2016

How to Cite: Toktassyn, R., Utelbayev, B.T., de Souza, M.O., Suleymenov, E.N. (2016). Oligomerization of C2-C4 Hydrocarbons in the Presence of Ruthenium-Nickel Supported Catalysts. Bulletin of Chemical Reaction Engineering & Catalysis, 11 (3): 431-437 (doi:10.9767/bcrec.11.3.495.431-437)

Permalink/DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.9767/bcrec.11.3.495.431-437

Keywords
oligomerization; montmorrillonite; isooctane; ruthenium; nickel

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