Reactivity Index Relations in Theoretical Heterogeneous Catalysis

R.A. Santen, van, M. Neurock

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The sections in this article are 1 Introduction 2 Elementary Quantum-Chemical Theory of Chemisorption 3 Relationship with .. the Average Valence Electron Band Position4 Bond Order Conservation and Pauli Repulsion 5 Activation of Molecules 5.1 The Loose Transition State 5.2 The Tight Transition State 6 Structure-Dependent and -Independent Reactivity 7 Surface Reconstruction8 The Sabatier Principle ; Volcano Curves
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationHandbook of Heterogeneous Catalysis
EditorsG. Ertl, H. Knözinger, F. Schüth
Place of PublicationWeinheim
PublisherWiley-VCH Verlag
Number of pages46
ISBN (Print)978-3-527-31241-2
Publication statusPublished - 2008


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