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Martin Philip Atkins: Process for the conversion of hydrocarbons to C2-oxygenates. BP Chemicals, Nixon & Vanderhye, November 30, 2010: US07842844 (100 worldwide citation)

Process for the conversion of hydrocarbons to ethanol and optionally acetic acid by converting hydrocarbon in a syngas reactor into a stream A comprising a mixture of carbon oxide(s) and hydrogen preferably having a H2/CO molar ratio between 1.5 and 2.5, converting at least part of stream A in the p ...


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Martin Philip Atkins, Bhushan Sharma: Ester synthesis. BP Chemicals, Fay Sharpe Beall Fagan Minnich & McKee, January 19, 1999: US05861530 (95 worldwide citation)

This invention relates to a process for the production of lower aliphatic esters by reacting a lower olefin with a saturated lower aliphatic mono-carboxylic acid in the vapor phase in the presence of a heteropolyacid catalyst characterized in that an amount of water in the range from 1-10 mole % bas ...


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Martin Philip Atkins, Leslie William Bolton, Benjamin Patrick Gracey, John Glenn Sunley: Process for the conversion of synthesis gas to oxygenates. BP Chemicals, Nixon & Vanderhye, November 16, 2010: US07834223 (51 worldwide citation)

Process for the conversion of carbon oxide(s) and hydrogen containing feedstocks to oxygen-containing hydrocarbon compounds in the presence of a particulate catalyst, by reacting carbon oxide(s) and hydrogen in the presence of a particulate catalyst in a conversion reactor to form oxygen-containing ...


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Ala a K Abdul Sada, Martin Philip Atkins, Brian Ellis, Philip Kenneth Gordon Hodgson, Mark Louis Michael Morgan, Kenneth Richard Seddon: Alkylation process. BP Chemicals, Morgan & Finnegn L, November 30, 1999: US05994602 (18 worldwide citation)

This invention relates to a process for the alkylation of aromatics by reacting an aromatic hydrocarbon with an olefin in the presence of an ionic liquid comprising (a) a compound of the formula R.sub.n MX.sub.3-n wherein R is a C1-C6 alkyl radical, M is aluminium or gallium, X is a halogen atom and ...


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Martin Philip Atkins, Corinne Laurence Depege, Claude Rene Marcel Forano: Synthesis of glycol ethers. BP Chemicals, Fay Sharpe Fagan Minnich & McKee, September 26, 2000: US06124506 (4 worldwide citation)

This invention relates to a process for making glycol ethers by reacting an olefin oxide with an alcohol over a catalyst comprising a layered double hydroxide (LDH) clay with its layered structure intact and having interlamellar anions at least some of which are metal anions or (poly)oxometallate an ...


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Martin Philip Atkins: Process for the conversion of synthesis gas to oxygenates. BP Chemicals, Nixon & Vanderhye, November 22, 2011: US08063110 (1 worldwide citation)

Process for the conversion of carbon oxide(s) and hydrogen-containing feedstocks to oxygen containing hydrocarbon compounds in the presence of a particulate rhodium-based catalyst, by reacting carbon oxide(s) and hydrogen in the presence of a particulate rhodium-based catalyst in a conversion reacto ...


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Martin Philip Atkins: Process for the conversion of synthesis gas to oxygenate. BP Chemicals, Nixon & Vanderhye, May 10, 2011: US07939571

Process for the conversion of carbon oxide(s) and hydrogen-containing feedstocks to C2-oxygenates in the presence of a particulate catalyst, by reacting carbon oxide(s) and hydrogen in the presence of a particulate rhodium-based catalyst in a conversion reactor to form C2-oxygenates. A saturated mon ...


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MAHPUZAH ABAI , MARTIN PHILIP ATKINS , KUAH YONG CHEUN , JOHN HOLBREY , PETER NOCKEMANN , KEN SEDDON , GEETHA SRINIVASAN , YIRAN ZOU : [en] Process for removing metals from hydrocarbons. THE QUEENS UNIV OF BELFAST , August 16, 2017: GB2547364-A

[en] The invention relates to a process for the removal of mercury from a rnercury-containing hydrocarbon fluid feed (e.g. from an oil or gas field) using specifically selected metallate salts immobilized on a solid support and separating a hydrocarbon fluid product having a reduced mercury content ...


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Ying Sun, Hua Wang, Zhongmin Liu, Martin Philip Atkins: Process for production of glycolic acid. Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences BP, Nixon & Vanderhye, August 6, 2013: US08501987

Process for producing glycolic acid by contacting carbon monoxide and formaldehyde, optionally in the presence of a solvent, with a catalyst including a solid acid. The solid acid is an acidic polyoxometalate compound insoluble in formaldehyde, glycolic acid and the optional solvent, and has a conce ...


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PETER GOODRICH , EOGHAIN O HARA , MARTIN PHILIP ATKINS , CHRISTOPHER KLATT HAMER : [en] A process for refining glyceride oil comprising a basic ionic liquid treatment. THE QUEEN S UNIV OF BELFAST , November 30, 2016: GB2538756-A

[en] A process for refining glyceride oil comprising contacting glyceride oil with a basic ionic liquid comprising an organic quaternary ammonium cation, separating the treated glyceride oil from an ionic compound comprising the organic quaternary ammonium cation, and subjecting the treated glycerid ...