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Thomas P Malloy, Louis J DeFilippi: Surface-modified electrodes. UOP, Thomas K McBride, William H Page II, Raymond H Nelson, April 8, 1986: US04581336 (282 worldwide citation)

Surface-modified electrodes which may be used in electrochemical cells for production of electrical energy comprise an enzyme immobilized on a support. The support consists of at least a monolayer coating of a carbonaceous pyropolymer possessing recurring units containing at least carbon and hydroge ...


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Jay E Sobel: Motor fuel production with fluid catalytic cracking of high-boiling alkylate. UOP, James R Hoatson Jr, Thomas K McBride, William H Page II, November 16, 1976: US03992474 (125 worldwide citation)

High octane number motor fuel is produced by alkylating isobutane with an olefin to produce an alkylate separable into distinct low octane and high octane fractions, charging the low octane fraction to a fluidized catalytic cracking unit to generate more olefins which can be charged to the alkylatio ...


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Paul T Barger: Methanol conversion process using SAPO catalysts. UOP, Thomas K McBride, Richard G Miller, March 10, 1992: US05095163 (117 worldwide citation)

Hydrothermal treatment of silicoaluminophosphate molecular sieves at temperatures in excess of about 700.degree. C. for periods sufficient to destroy a large proportion of their acid sites while retaining at least 80 percent of their crystallinity is found to result in a catalyst for converting meth ...


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Paul T Barger, Stephen T Wilson, Jennifer S Holmgren: Metal aluminophosphate catalyst for converting methanol to light olefins. UOP, Thomas K McBride, Eugene I Snyder, Frank S Molinaro, June 30, 1992: US05126308 (108 worldwide citation)

This invention relates to an improved process for converting methanol to light olefins and to a catalyst for carrying out the process. The catalyst comprises a metal aluminophosphate molecular sieve having the empirical formula (EL.sub.x Al.sub.y P.sub.z)O.sub.2 where EL is a metal and x, y and z ar ...


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Hermann A Zinnen, Anil R Oroskar, Chin Hsiung Chang: Carbon dioxide removal using aminated carbon molecular sieves. Allied Signal, Harold N Wells, Thomas K McBride, John F Spears Jr, March 7, 1989: US04810266 (98 worldwide citation)

Acid gases such as carbon dioxide are removed from air or other gases using a unique carbon-based material. The material is a carbon molecular sieve prepared from oxygen-free precursors carbonized in the absence of oxygen. The pores of the material are then enlarged as by high temperature steaming. ...


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Edward Charles Arnold, Stephen R Dunne, Syed M Taqvi: Sorption cooling process and system. UOP, Thomas K McBride, John G Tolomei, Richard P Silverman, September 8, 1998: US05802870 (95 worldwide citation)

A process and a system are disclosed for sorption heating and cooling which comprise at least 2 sorption zones. Each sorption zone comprises a heat transfer zone and an adsorption zone containing a sorbent such that the heat transfer zone is in intimate thermal contact with the adsorption zone to pe ...


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Bipin V Vora, Terry L Marker, Henning R Nilsen: Process for producing light olefins from crude methanol. UOP, Thomas K McBride, John G Tolomei, Richard P Silverman, February 3, 1998: US05714662 (92 worldwide citation)

A process is disclosed for the production of light olefins from a hydrocarbon gas stream by a combination of reforming, oxygenate production, and oxygenate conversion wherein a crude methanol stream--produced in the production of oxygenates and comprising methanol, light ends, and heavier alcohols-- ...


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Paul T Barger, Stephen T Wilson, Jennifer S Holmgren: Process for converting methanol to olefins using an improved metal aluminophosphate catalyst. UOP, Thomas K McBride, Eugene I Snyder, Frank S Molinaro, March 2, 1993: US05191141 (87 worldwide citation)

This invention relates to an improved process for converting methanol to light olefins using an ELAPO catalyst. The catalyst comprises a metal aluminophosphate molecular sieve having the empirical formula (EL.sub.x Al.sub.y P.sub.z)O.sub.2 where EL is a metal and x,y and z are mole fractions of EL, ...


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Chien C Chao, John D Sherman, Joseph T Mullhaupt, Cornelius M Bolinger: Mixed ion-exchanged zeolites and processes for the use thereof in gas separations. UOP, Thomas K McBride, Richard G Miller, December 29, 1992: US05174979 (82 worldwide citation)

Lithium/alkaline earth metal X zeolites in which the lithium:alkaline earth metal equivalent ratio is from about 95:5 to about 50:50 and lithium/alkaline earth metal A zeolites in which the lithium:alkaline earth metal equivalent ratio is from about 10:90 to about 70:30 are useful for separating oxy ...


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Richard W Neuzil: Process for separating para-xylene. UOP, James R Hoatson Jr, Thomas K McBride, William H Page II, December 14, 1976: US03997620 (79 worldwide citation)

A process for separating para-xylene in high purity and at high recovery from a feed stream comprising para-xylene and at least one other C.sub.8 aromatic isomer which employs an adsorbent comprising a type X or a type Y zeolite containing barium and strontium at the exchangeable cationic sites in a ...