B.M. Weckhuysen

Distinguished University Professor

Phone: +31 30 253 4328
E-mail: b.m.weckhuysen@uu.nl
Room: 4.82

Patents

Method for preparing a chemical compound using a ruthenium metal catalyst on a zirconium oxide support
in the presence of a contaminant
PCT patent application by Utrecht University in the frame of the Catchbio program with support from BASF (2015), J. Ftouni, P.C.A. Bruijnincx, B.M. Weckhuysen.

Preparation of polyglycerols
PCT patent application by Clariant International Ltd. and Universiteit Utrecht Holding B.V. (2014), F. Kirby, P.C.A. Bruijnincx, B.M. Weckhuysen.
 

Catalyst for Glycerol Aqueous Phase Reforming and Preparation Thereof
Korea, PCT and US Patent Application by SK Innovation (2013), Y.M. Chung, T.J. Kim, S.H. Oh, D.A. Boga, P.C.A. Bruijnincx, B.M. Weckhuysen.

Supported monometallic and bimetallic catalysts for the hydrogenation of levulinic acid
PCT patent application by Utrecht University in the frame of the CatchBio program with support from BASF and DSM (2013), M. Sankar, W. Luo, P.C.A. Bruijnincx and B.M. Weckhuysen.

Process for the liquid-phase reforming of lignin to aromatic chemicals and hydrogen
Patent application by Utrecht University (2011), J.J. Zakzeski, P.C.A. Bruijninx and B.M. Weckhuysen.

Catalyst for Aqueous Phase Reforming of Biomass-derived Polyols and Preparation Method Thereof
WO 2011/158988 A1, PCT Application by SK Energy (2011), Y.M. Chung, T. Kim, S.H. Oh, D.A. Boga, P.C.A. Bruijinincx and B.M. Weckhuysen.

Method for predicting a physical property of a residue obtainable from a crude oil
WO 2008/135411 A1 patent application (2008), P. de Peinder, F. Singelenberg, T. Visser and B. Weckhuysen. Assigned to Shell.

Metathesis of chlorinated waste compounds
PCT patent application by Utrecht University (2007), A.W.A.M. van der Heijden, J.H. Bitter, B.M. Weckhuysen.

Process for the conversion of glycerol and catalytically catalytically active material suitable therefore
PCT patent application filed by ACTS-ASPECT (2007), A.M. Ruppert and B.M. Weckhuysen. With related ACTS patent award 2007 given to Dr. A. Ruppert.

Heterogeneous chromium catalysts
WO 2005/082815 A1, Patent Application and EP 1 564 198 A1 Application (2005), C. Nenu, P. Bodart and B.M. Weckhuysen. Assigned to Total Petrochemicals Research Feluy.

Catalytic destruction of halogenated hydrocarbons
WO 2003/057318 A1, patent application (2003), B.M. Weckhuysen, R.A. Schoonheydt, P. Van der Avert. Assigned to KU Leuven and Utrecht University.