Thermal and catalytic cracking of petroleum residue oil

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Thermal and catalytic cracking of petroleum residue oil

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dc.contributor.author Syamsuddin. Y. en_US
dc.contributor.author Hameed, B. H. en_US
dc.contributor.author Zakaria, R. en_US
dc.contributor.author Muhamed, A. R. en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2009-11-25T13:03:09Z
dc.date.available 2009-11-25T13:03:09Z
dc.date.issued 2005 en_US
dc.identifier.citation Engineering Journal of Qatar University, 2005, Vol. 18, Pages 1-8. en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10576/7821
dc.description.abstract Thermal and catalytic cracking over synthesized nickel-molybdenum supported on aluminum borate (NiMo/AB) catalysts were studied. A series of aluminum borate supports with various aluminum borate (A/B) weight ratios were prepared by precipitation method. NiMo/AB catalysts were prepared by impregnation of nickel nitrate hexahydrate (Ni(NO3)2.6H2O) and ammonium heptamolybdate tetrahydrate ((NH4)6M07O24.4H2O) solution. These samples have been characterized with respect to surface areas, average pore diameters, pore size distribution, and acidity strengths. Thermal and catalytic cracking of atmospheric petroleum residue oil were carried out in a high pressure batch reactor at 340°C, 3 h reaction time and 0.5 g catalyst loading. The results revealed that catalytic cracking gave better product conversion and yield compared to thermal reaction. The conversion was 51.43 wt% from thermal reaction compared to 60-65 wt% from catalytic cracking. The yield of gasoline was 6.25 wt% and 11.5-13.37 wt% from thermal and catalytic cracking, respectively. en_US
dc.language.iso en en_US
dc.publisher Qatar University en_US
dc.subject Residue oil en_US
dc.title Thermal and catalytic cracking of petroleum residue oil en_US
dc.type Article en_US
dc.identifier.pagination 1-8 en_US
dc.identifier.volume 18 en_US

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