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Technological prospects of noncatalytic partial oxidation of light alkanes

Vladimir Arutyunov

Abstract

This review analyzes alternative noncatalytic routes for the conversion of various natural hydrocarbon gases to syngas, oxygenates, olefins, and other chemicals. The possibility of producing a wide assortment of products directly from light gaseous hydrocarbons, including methane, was demonstrated. The advantages and practical implementations of such technologies are discussed.

Acknowledgments

This work was performed within the framework of the Programs of Fundamental Research of the Russian Academy of Sciences for 2013 to 2020 on the research issue of IChP RAS (theme no. in Federal Agency for Scientific Organizations: 0082-2014-0004, state registration no. of Center of Information Technologies and Systems for Executive Power Authorities: AAAA-A17-1170406l0283-3), and on the research issue of IPCP RAS (theme no. in Federal Agency for Scientific Organizations: 0089-2019-0018).

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Received: 2018-08-09
Accepted: 2019-02-05
Published Online: 2019-04-23
Published in Print: 2021-01-27

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