More information and links

There is still more work to be done to understand the fundamental mechanisms behind the methanol to olefin process. We have collected some useful links that will help you understand more.

Catalysis Links:

North American Catalysis Society: http://www.nacatsoc.org/

Catalysis Wiki: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Catalysis

Heterogeneous Catalysis Wiki: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Heterogeneous_catalysis

Zeolite Links:

IZA Structure Commission: http://www.iza-structure.org/

IZA Database: http://www.iza-structure.org/databases/

Dr. Price Zeolite Page: http://www.personal.utulsa.edu/~geoffrey-price/zeolite/

MTO Process Links:

Research is currently being performed on the mechanisms of acidic zeolite catalysis by Professor Iglesia and researchers at the University of California, Berkeley. http://iglesia.cchem.berkeley.edu/

MTO Process Details (UOP): http://www.uop.com/objects/26%20MTO%20process.pdf

Methanol Economy Wiki: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Methanol_economy