From Heterogeneous Catalysis to Surface Chemistry and Chemisorption

  • Massimo Simonetta
Conference paper
Part of the International Academy of Quantum Molecular Science book series (QUCH, volume 4)


The techniques currently used in chemical engineering to design reactors where heterogeneous catalysis is in operation and the necessary kinetic informations are briefly reviewed. A discussion of experimental and theoretical results in the field of chemisorption and surface chemistry is offered with particular emphasis on quantum mechanical and force field calculations for adsorbate-surface bonding.


Heterogeneous Catalysis Centrifugal Compressor Bloch Function Alkali Metal Atom Force Field Calculation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Massimo Simonetta
    • 1
  1. 1.Istituto di Chimica Fisicadell’Università eCentro C.N.RMilanoItaly

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