Dossier: Catalysts and Adsorbents: from Molecular Insight to Industrial Optimization
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Oil & Gas Science and Technology - Rev. IFP
Volume 64, Number 6, November-December 2009
Dossier: Catalysts and Adsorbents: from Molecular Insight to Industrial Optimization
Page(s) 795 - 806
Published online 05 November 2009
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