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catalyst

noun abettor, activator, active element, accive partisan, active reformer, actuator, agacerie, agent provocateur, agitator, animator, catalytic agent, cause, encourager, excitant, exciter, ferment, force, goad, impeller, impetus, impulse, incentive, incitation, inducement, inspiration, inspirer, instigator, modifying cause, motivating force, motivation, mover, moving spirit, planner, popular ringleader, power, prompter, provocateur, provocation, provocative, spur, stimulant, stimulator, strategist, suggester
See also: stimulus
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Dabco TMR catalysts used alone or in conjunction with PUR catalysts to customize reactivities of polyisocyanurate foam systems.
Using a chemically basic catalyst, however, requires additional costly steps, says Michikazu Hara of the Tokyo Institute of Technology.
Ziegler/Natta types to remain dominant Ziegler/Natta catalysts, the workhorse products of the industry, will continue to be the dominant catalysts in use, due to their cost effectiveness, established technology base and the ongoing development of improved products.
The system is made up of an oxidation catalyst which eradicates the hydrocarbons and carbon monoxide whilst at the same time oxidizing up the NO to N[O.
INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations I-1 Disclaimers I-2 Data Interpretation & Reporting Level I-2 Quantitative Techniques & Analytics I-3 Product Definitions and Scope of Study I-3 Polymerization Catalysts I-3 Oxidation Catalysts I-4 Organic Synthesis Catalysts I-4 Synthesis Gas Catalysts I-4 Hydrogenation Catalysts I-4 Dehydrogenation Catalysts I-4
Morris Bullock and Vladimir Dioumaev at Brookhaven developed a tungsten-based catalyst for combining a ketone and an organic silicon compound to form an alkoxysilane.
INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations I-1 Disclaimers I-2 Data Interpretation & Reporting Level I-2 Quantitative Techniques & Analytics I-3 Product Definitions and Scope of Study I-3 Fluid Cracking Catalysts I-3 Hydro Treating Catalysts I-4 Hydro Cracking Catalysts I-4 Alkylation Catalysts I-4 Others I-4 Second-Stage Catalysts I-4 Hydrosulphurization Catalysts I-4
In more recent years, a second class of catalysts has been making an increasing impact in the polyolefin world, the class of metallocene catalysts.
They describe the design and synthesis of a catalyst that favors enantiomers of only one type.
Triethylenediamine and other amine catalysts for urethanes; and 1,4-butanediol chain extender for urethane.
reported a major milestone along the road to such materials: the ability to predict reliabily the precise, three-dimensional shape of theoretical and potentially desirable biologically inspired catalysts.
Market Analytics III-17 Table 32: Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Petroleum Refining Catalysts by Segment - Fluid Cracking Catalysts (FCC), Hydro Treating Catalysts (HTC), Hydro Cracking Catalysts (HCC), Alkylation Catalysts, and Others Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2001 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-17