Fouad Soulimani

Spectroscopy Expert

Phone: +31 6 22736141
E-mail: f.soulimani@uu.nl 
Room 4.19

Publications Fouad Soulimani

2017
The role of tungsten oxide in the selective hydrogenolysis of glycerol to 1,3-propanediol over Pt/WOx/Al2O3 García-Fernández S., I. Gandarias, J. Requies, F. Soulimani, P.L. Arias, B.M. Weckhuysen, Appl. Catal. B-Environ. 2017, 204, 260-272 DOI:10.1016/j.apcatb.2016.11.016

2016
Spectroscopic study on the active site of a SiO2 supported niobia catalyst used for the gas-phase Beckmann rearrangement of cyclohexanone oxime to ε-caprolactam Maronna M.M., E.C. Kruissink, R.F. Parton, F. Soulimani, B.M. Weckhuysen, W.F. Hoelderich, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 2016, 18, 22636-22346 DOI:10.1039/c6cp03014a
Gold on Different Manganese Oxides: Ultra-Low-Temperature CO Oxidation over Colloidal Gold Supported on Bulk-MnO2 Nanomaterials Gu D., J.-C. Tseng, C. Weidenthaler, H.J. Bongard, B. Spliethoff, W. Schmidt, F. Soulimani, B.M. Weckhuysen, F. Schüth, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2016, 138, 9572-9580 DOI:10.1021/jacs.6b04251
NbOx/SiO2 in the gas-phase Beckmann rearrangement of cyclohexanone oxime to ε-caprolactam: Influence of calcination temperature, niobia loading and silylation post-treatment Maronna, M.M., E.C. Kruissink, R.F. Parton, J.T. Tinge, F. Soulimani, B.M. Weckhuysen, W.F. Hoelderich, Appl. Catal. B: Environ. 2016, 185, 272-280 DOI:10.1016/j.apcatb.2015.12.014

2014
Skeletal isomerisation of oleic acid over ferrierite in the presence and absence of triphenylphosphine: Pore mouth catalysis and related deactivation mechanisms Wiedemann, S.C.C., J.A. Stewart, F. Soulimani, T. van Bergen-Brenkman, S. Langelaar, B. Wels, P. de Peinder, P.C.A. Bruijnincx, B.M. Weckhuysen, J. Catal. 2014, 316, 24-35 DOI:10.1016/j.jcat.2014.04.018

2013
Structure and acidity of individual Fluid Catalytic Cracking catalyst particles studied by synchrotron-based infrared micro-spectroscopy Buurmans, I.L.C., F. Soulimani, J. Ruiz-Martínez, H.E. van der Bij and B.M. Weckhuysen, Micro.Meso.Mater. 2013, 166, 86-92

2012
Triazacyclophane (TAC)-scaffolded histidine and aspartic acid residues as mimics of non-heme metalloenzyme active sites Albada, H.B., F. Soulimani, H.J.F. Jacobs, C. Versluis, B.M. Weckhuysen and R.M.J. Liskamp, Org. Biomol. Chem. 2012, 10, 1088-1092

2011
On the synergistic catalytic properties of bimetallic mesoporous materials containing aluminum and zirconium: the prins cyclisation of citronellal Telalović, S., A. Ramanathan, J. Fei Ng, R. Maheswari, C. Kwakernaak, F. Soulimani, H.C. Brouwer, G. Khuan Chuah, B.M. Weckhuysen and U. Hanefeld, Chem. Eur. J. 2011, 17, 2077-2088

2010
Promotion Effects in the Reduction of NO by CO over Zeolite-Supported Rh Catalysts Lepage, M., T. Visser, F. Soulimani, A. Iglesias-Juez and B. M. Weckhuysen, J> Phys. Chem. C 2010, 114, 2282-2292
Sulfur Speciation of Crude Oils by Partial Least Squares Regression Modeling of Their Infrared Spectra Peinder, P. de, T. Visser, R. Wagemans, J. Blomberg, H. Chaabani, F. Soulimani and B.M. Weckhuysen, Energy & Fuels 2010, 24, 557-562

2009
Partial least squares modeling of combined infrared, 1H NMR and 13C NMR spectra to predict long residue properties of crude oils Peinder, P. de, T. Visser, D.D. Petrauskas, F. Salvatori, F. Soulimani and B. M. Weckhuysen, Vib. Spec. 2009, 51, 205-212
Sulfato-bridged ECE-pincer palladium(II) complexes: structures in the solid-state and in solution, and catalytic properties Kruithof, C.A., A. Berger, H.P. Dijkstra, F. Soulimani, T. Visser, M. Lutz, A.L. Spek, R.J.M. Klein Gebbink and G. van Koten, Dalton Transactions 2009, 3306-3314
Prediction of Log residue properties of potential blends from mathematicallymixed infrared spectra of pure crudes by partial least sqeares regression models Peinder, P. de, D. D. Petrauskas, F. Salvatori , S. Hammond, T. Visser, F. Soulimani and B.M. Weckhuysen, Energy & Fuels 2009, 23, 2164-2168

2008
Pore curvature and support composition effects on the electronic properties of supported Pt catalysts: An infrared spectroscopy study with CO as probe molecule Lepage, M., T. Visser, A.M.J. van der Eerden, F. Soulimani and B.M. Weckhuysen, Vib. Spec. 2008, 48, 92-100
Extended structure design with simple molybdenum oxide building blacks and urea as a directing agent Veen, S., S. Roy, Y. Filincuck, D. Chernyshov, A.V. Petuhkov, M. Versluijs-Helder, F. Soulimani, T. Visser and W. Kegel, Inorg. Chem. 2008, 47, 6863-6866
Promotion Effects in the Oxidation of CO over Zeolite-Supported Rh Nanoparticles Lepage, M., T. Visser, F. Soulimani, A.M. Beale, A. Iglesias-Juez, A.M.J. van der Eerden and B.M. Weckhuysen, J. Phys. Chem. C 2008, 112, 9394-9404
Synthesis and characterization of {Mo72Fe30}-coated large hexagonal gibbsite -Al(OH)3 platelets Roy, S., H.J.D. Meeldijk, A.V. Petukhov, M. Versluijs and F. Soulimani, Dalton Transactions 2008, 2861-2865
Prediction of Long and Short Residue Properties of Crude Oils from Their Infrared and Near-Infrared Spectra Peinder, P. de, D.D. Petrauskas, F. Singelenberg, F. Salvatori, T. Visser, F. Soulimani and B.M. Weckhuysen, Appl. Spec. 2008, 62, 414-422

2007
Bio-inspired manipulation of catalytic sites via immobilization of metal ion complexes in zeolites Beale, A.M., J.G. Mesu, K. Kervinen, T. Visser, F. Soulimani, P.C.A. Bruijnincx, R.J.M. Klein Gebbink and B.M. Weckhuysen, Stud. Surf. Sci. Catal. 2007, 170, 1546-1551
Hydration effects on the molecular structure of silica-supported vanadium oxide catalysts: A combined IR, Raman, UV–vis and EXAFS study Keller, D.E., T. Visser, F. Soulimani, D.C. Koningsberger and B.M. Weckhuysen, Vib. Spec. 2007, 43, 140-151
Scaffolded amino acids as a close structural mimic of type-3 copper binding sites Albada, B.H., F. Soulimani, B.M. Weckhuysen and R.M.J. Liskamp, Chem. Commun. 2007, 4895-4897

2006
New Insights into the Coordination Chemistry and Molecular Structure of Copper(II) Histidine Complexes in Aqueous Solutions Mesu, J.G., T. Visser, F. Soulimani, E. E. van Faassen, P. de Peinder, A.M. Beale, and B.M. Weckhuysen, Inorg. Chem. 2006, 45, 1960-1971
Host-Guest Chemistry of Copper(II)-Histidine Complexes Encaged in Zeolite Y Mesu, J.G., T. Visser, A.M. Beale, F. Soulimani, B.M. Weckhuysen, Chem. Eur. J. 2006, 12, 7167-7177

2005
Mechanistic insights into the oxidation of veratryl alcohol with Co(salen) and oxygen in aqueous media: An in-situ spectroscopic study Kervinen, K., H. Korpi, J.G. Mesu, F. Soulimani, T. Repo, B. Rieger, M. Leskela and B.M. Weckhuysen, Eur. J. Inorg. Chem. 2005, 13, 2591-2599
Infrared and Raman spectroscopic study of pH-induced structural changes of L-histidine in aqueous environment Mesu, J.G., T. Visser, F. Soulimani and B.M. Weckhuysen, Vib. Spec. 2005, 39, 114-125
Neutral Pyridyl-Functionalized C,N-ortho-Chelated Aminoaryl Platinum(II) Corner Building Blocks for Application in Coordination Reactions Amijs, C.H.M., A. Berger, F. Soulimani, T. Visser, G.P.M. van Klink, M. Lutz, A.L. Spek and G. van Koten, Inorg. Chem. 2005, 44, 6567-6578

2004
Physicochemical Characterization of Degradable Thermosensitive Polymeric Micelles Soga, O., C.F. van Nostrum, A. Ramzi, T. Visser, F. Soulimani, P.M. Frederik, P.H.H. Bomans, W.E. Hennink, Langmuir 2004, 20, 9388-9395