Patents by Inventor Bilge Yilmaz

Bilge Yilmaz has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Publication number: 20140113981
    Abstract: Described is a process for the production of a pillared silicate. The process comprises (i) providing a layered silicate; (ii) interlayer expanding the layered silicate provided in step (i) comprising a step of treating the layered silicate with one or more swelling agents; (iii) treating the interlayer expanded silicate obtained in step (ii) with one or more hydrolyzable silicon containing compounds; (iv) treating the interlayer expanded compound obtained in step (iii) with an aqueous solution to obtain a pillared silicate; (v) removing at least a portion of the one or more swelling agents from the pillared silicate obtained in step (iv); and (vi) impregnating the pillared silicate obtained in step (v) with one or more elements selected from the group consisting of Fe, Ru, Ir, and combinations of two or more thereof. Also described is a pillared silicate optionally obtainable from said process and its use, in particular, in a process for the production of one or more olefins according to the invention.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 17, 2013
    Publication date: April 24, 2014
    Applicant: BASF SE
    Inventors: Bilge Yilmaz, Ulrich Müller, Xinhe Bao, Weiping Zhang, Dirk de Vos, Takashi Tatsumi, Feng-Shou Xiao, Hermann Gies, Hiroyuki Imai
  • Publication number: 20130123096
    Abstract: The present invention relates to an organotemplate-free synthetic process for the production of a zeolitic material having a BEA framework structure comprising YO2 and optionally comprising X2O3, wherein said process comprises the steps of (1) preparing a mixture comprising seed crystals and at least one source for YO2; and (2) crystallizing the mixture; wherein Y is a tetravalent element, and X is a trivalent element, wherein the zeolitic material optionally comprises at least one alkali metal M, wherein when the BEA framework additionally comprises X2O3, the mixture according to step (1) comprises at least one source for X2O3, and wherein the seed crystals comprise zeolitic material having a BEA framework structure, preferably zeolite Beta.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 19, 2012
    Publication date: May 16, 2013
    Inventors: Feng-Shou XIAO, Bin Xie, Ulrich Mueller, Bilge Yilmaz
  • Publication number: 20130101503
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a process for the preparation of a zeolitic material having a CHA framework structure, said zeolitic material comprising zeolite crystals having a core-shell structure, wherein said process comprises the steps of (1) providing a mixture comprising one or more sources for Z2O5, one or more sources for X2O3, optionally one or more structure directing agents, and seed crystals having a CHA framework structure, wherein the CHA framework structure of the seed crystals comprises YO2, X2O3, and optionally Z2O5, and wherein the seed crystals have a diameter of 450 nm or greater; (2) crystallizing the mixture provided in (1) to afford zeolite crystals comprising a core of seed crystal provided in step (1) and a shell crystallized on the seed crystal; wherein Z is a pentavalent element, Y is a tetravalent element, and X is a trivalent element.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 14, 2012
    Publication date: April 25, 2013
    Applicants: Tokyo Institute of Technology, BASF SE
    Inventors: Bilge Yilmaz, Ulrich Müller, Feng-Shou Xiao, Takashi Tatsumi, Dirk de Vos, Xinhe Bao, Weiping Zhang, Hermann Gies, Hiroyuki Imai, Bart Tijsebaert, Limin Ren, Chengguan Yang
  • Patent number: 8426332
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a pillared silicate compound comprising a layered silicate structure, and bridging metal atoms located between adjacent silicate layers of the silicate structure, wherein said bridging metal atoms form at least one covalent bond to each of the adjacent silicate layers, as well as a process for the preparation of a pillared silicate compound, and further includes a pillared silicate compound obtainable and or obtained according to said process, as well as a method of catalyzing a chemical reaction comprising the step of contacting one or more chemical compounds with the any of the aforementioned pillared silicate compounds.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 1, 2011
    Date of Patent: April 23, 2013
    Assignee: BASF SE
    Inventors: Bilge Yilmaz, Ulrich Müller, Trees De Baerdemaeker, Hermann Gies, Feng-Shou Xiao, Takashi Tatsumi, Xinhe Bao, Weiping Zhang, Dirk de Vos
  • Publication number: 20130090234
    Abstract: Described is an organotemplate-free synthetic process for the production of a zeolitic material having an LEV-type framework structure comprising YO2 and optionally comprising X2O3, wherein said process comprises: (1) preparing a mixture comprising seed crystals and one or more sources for YO2; and (2) crystallizing the mixture obtained in step (1); wherein Y is a tetravalent element, and X is a trivalent element, wherein the zeolitic material optionally comprises one or more alkali metals M, and wherein the seed crystals comprise zeolitic material having an LEV-type framework structure.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 17, 2011
    Publication date: April 11, 2013
    Applicant: BASF SE
    Inventors: Bilge Yilmaz, Ulrich Müller, Meike Pfaff, Feng-Shou Xiao, Bin Xie, Haiyan Zhang
  • Publication number: 20130064758
    Abstract: The present invention relates to an organotemplate-free synthetic process for the production of a zeolitic material comprising YO2 and X2O3, wherein said process comprises the steps of (1) preparing a mixture comprising seed crystals, one or more sources for YO2, one or more sources for X2O3, and one or more solvents; (2) crystallizing the mixture obtained in step (1) to obtain a zeolitic material comprising YO2 and X2O3 as a crystallization product; wherein Y is a tetravalent element, and X is a trivalent element, and wherein at least a portion of the mother liquor obtained in step (2) is recycled to step (1) as a source for YO2, optionally after concentration of the mother liquor.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 7, 2012
    Publication date: March 14, 2013
    Applicant: BASF SE
    Inventors: Bilge Yilmaz, Ulrich Müller, Faruk Özkirim, Meike Pfaff, Mike Haas, Feng-Shou Xiao
  • Publication number: 20130059723
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a process for the preparation of a zeolitic material having a structure comprising YO2 and optionally comprising X2O3, preferably comprising YO2 and X2O3, wherein said process comprises the steps of (1) providing a mixture comprising one or more ammonium compounds of which the ammonium cation has the formula (I): [R1R2NR3R4]+??(I) and further comprising one or more sources for YO2 and one or more sources for X2O3; (2) crystallizing the mixture provided in (1); wherein Y is a tetravalent element, and X is a trivalent element, and wherein in formula (I) R1 and R2 are independently from one another derivatized or underivatized methyl, and R3 and R4 are independently from one another derivatized or underivatized (C3-C5)alkyl, and wherein the molar ratio of ammonium cation having the formula (I) to Y in the mixture provided in step (1) and crystallized in step (2) is equal to or greater than 0.25.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 6, 2012
    Publication date: March 7, 2013
    Applicant: BASF SE
    Inventors: Bilge Yilmaz, Ulrich Berens, Vijay Narayanan Swaminathan, Ulrich Müller, Gabriele Iffland, Laszlo Szarvas
  • Publication number: 20130004398
    Abstract: Described is an iron-containing zeolite wherein the number of iron sites, based on the zeolite, is greater than the number of cationic positions in the zeolite. Also described is an iron-containing zeolite preparable by gas phase reaction with iron pentacarbonyl, said zeolite having a greater specific surface area than iron-containing zeolites prepared analogously by ion exchange and/or being more hydrothermally stable than iron-containing zeolites prepared analogously by ion exchange, or wherein the number of iron clusters larger than 10 nm is less than 15% by weight, based on the total amount of iron. Further described is a process for preparing an iron-containing zeolitic material, which comprises doping with iron by means of a gas phase reaction using iron pentacarbonyl. Further described is a process for catalytic reduction of nitrogen oxides using catalysts comprising said iron-containing zeolitic materials.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 13, 2010
    Publication date: January 3, 2013
    Applicant: BASF SE
    Inventors: Dirk A. Grossschmidt, Bilge Yilmaz, Dirk Klingler, Bernd Zoels
  • Publication number: 20120259141
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a process for the preparation of a zeolitic material having a BEA framework structure comprising the steps of: (i) providing one or more zeolitic materials having a BEA framework structure, wherein the BEA framework structure comprises YO2 and X2O3, wherein Y is a tetravalent element, and X is a trivalent element; (ii) subjecting the one or more zeolitic materials provided in step (i) to a procedure for removing at least a portion of X, preferably tetrahedrally coordinated X, from the BEA framework structure; wherein the Y:X molar ratios of the one or more zeolitic materials provided in step (i) are respectively comprised in the range of from 1 to 50.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 3, 2012
    Publication date: October 11, 2012
    Applicants: Tokyo Institute of Technology, BASF SE
    Inventors: Bilge Yilmaz, Ulrich Müller, Faruk Özkirim, Takashi Tatsumi, Feng-Shou Xiao, Dirk de Vos, Xinhe Bao, Weiping Zhang, Hermann Gies, Hiroyuki Imai, Bart Tijsebaert
  • Publication number: 20120259148
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a process for the alkylation of an organic compound comprising: (a) providing a catalyst comprising one or more zeolitic materials having a BEA framework structure, wherein the BEA framework structure comprises YO2 and optionally comprises X2O3, wherein Y is a tetravalent element, and X is a trivalent element, (b) contacting the catalyst with one or more alkylatable organic compounds in the presence of one or more alkylating agents in one or more reactors for obtaining one or more alkylated organic compounds, wherein the one or more zeolitic materials is obtainable from a synthetic process which does not employ an organotemplate as structure directing agent.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 3, 2012
    Publication date: October 11, 2012
    Applicants: Tokyo Institute of Technology, BASF SE
    Inventors: Bilge Yilmaz, Ulrich Müller, Faruk Özkirim, Dirk de Vos, Feng-Shou Xiao, Takashi Tatsumi, Xinhe Bao, Weiping Zhang, Hermann Gies, Hiroyuki Imai, Bart Tijsebaert
  • Publication number: 20120208691
    Abstract: Aspects of the present invention relates to a copper containing Levyne molecular sieve having a silica to alumina mole ratio less than 30 and a Cu:Al atomic ratio less than 0.45, wherein the Levyne molecular sieve retains at least 60% of its surface area after exposure to a temperature of from about 750° C. to about 950° C. in the present of up to 10 volume percent water vapor for a time ranging from about 1 to about 48 hours.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 11, 2010
    Publication date: August 16, 2012
    Applicants: BASF Catalysts LLC, BASF SE
    Inventors: Ivor Bull, Ulrich Müller, Bilge Yilmaz
  • Publication number: 20120203045
    Abstract: The invention relates to a process for producing a particulate, Si-bonded fluidized-bed catalyst having improved abrasion resistance, which comprises the steps I. provision of an aqueous suspension comprising zeolite particles, II. addition of a silicone resin mixture comprising one or more hydrolyzable silicone resin precondensates and mixing of the aqueous suspension and the silicone resin mixture, III. spray drying of the mixture obtained from step II, with the mixture being homogenized before spray drying, and IV. calcination of the spray-dried fluidized-bed catalyst obtained from step III, and an Si-bonded fluidized-bed catalyst which can be produced by this process and also its use for the nonoxidative dehydroaromatization of C1-C4-aliphatics.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 6, 2010
    Publication date: August 9, 2012
    Applicant: BASF SE
    Inventors: Joana Coelho Tsou, Sebastian Ahrens, Christian Schneider, Thomas Heidemann, Bilge Yilmaz, Robert Bayer, Michael Schlei, Sebastian Kranz
  • Publication number: 20120016045
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a process for the preparation of a layered silicate containing at least silicon and oxygen, comprising (1) providing a mixture containing silica and/or at least one silica precursor, water, at least one tetraalkylammonium compound selected from the group consisting of diethyldimethylammonium compound, a triethylmethylammonium compound, and a mixture of a diethyldimethylammonium and a triethylmethylammonium compound, and at least one base, and optionally at least one suitable seeding material; and (2) heating of the mixture obtained according to (1) under autogenous pressure (hydrothermal conditions) to a temperature in the range of from to 120 to 160° C. for a period in the range of from 5 to 10 days to give a suspension containing the layered silicate.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 3, 2010
    Publication date: January 19, 2012
    Applicants: TOKYO INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY, BASF SE
    Inventors: Bilge Yilmaz, Ulrich Müller, Meike Pfaff, Hermann Gies, Feng-Shou Xiao, Takashi Tatsumi, Dirk de Vos, Xinhe Bao, Weiping Zhang
  • Publication number: 20120004332
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a pillared silicate compound comprising a layered silicate structure, and bridging metal atoms located between adjacent silicate layers of the silicate structure, wherein said bridging metal atoms form at least one covalent bond to each of the adjacent silicate layers, as well as a process for the preparation of a pillared silicate compound, and further includes a pillared silicate compound obtainable and or obtained according to said process, as well as a method of catalyzing a chemical reaction comprising the step of contacting one or more chemical compounds with the any of the aforementioned pillared silicate compounds.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 1, 2011
    Publication date: January 5, 2012
    Applicants: BASF SE
    Inventors: Bilge Yilmaz, Ulrich Müller, Trees De Baerdemaeker, Hermann Gies, Feng-Shou Xiao, Takashi Tatsumi, Xinhe Bao, Weiping Zhang, Dirk de Vos
  • Publication number: 20120004465
    Abstract: A process for the preparation of an isomorphously substituted layered silicate comprising (1) providing a mixture containing silica or a precursor thereof, at least one structure directing agent (SDA) allowing for the crystallization of the layered silicate, and water; (2) heating the mixture obtained according to (1) under hydrothermal conditions; (3) adding at least one source at least one element suitable for isomorphous substitution; (4) heating the mixture obtained according to (3) under hydrothermal conditions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 3, 2010
    Publication date: January 5, 2012
    Applicants: Tokyo Institute of Technology, BASF SE
    Inventors: Bilge Yilmaz, Ulrich Müller, Meike Pfaff, Feng-Shou Xiao, Hermann Gies, Dirk de Vos, Xinhe Bao, Weiping Zhang, Takashi Tatsumi
  • Publication number: 20110319251
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a process for the preparation of an isomorphously substituted RUB-36 silicate comprising (1) providing a mixture containing silica, preferably amorphous silica, and/or at least one silica precursor, water, at least one suitable structure directing agent, (2) heating the mixture obtained according to (1) under hydrothermal conditions to give a suspension containing an RUB-36 silicate, (3) separating the RUB-36 silicate, wherein (a) either the mixture according to (1) contains at least one element suitable for isomorphous substitution and/or (b) the separated RUB-36 silicate according to (3) is subjected to isomorphous substitution.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 3, 2010
    Publication date: December 29, 2011
    Applicant: BASF SE
    Inventors: Bilge Yilmaz, Ulrich Müller, Feng-Shou Xiao, Hermann Gies, Xinhe Bao, Dirk De Vos, Takashi Tatsumi, Weiping Zhang
  • Publication number: 20110319250
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a process for the preparation of a silicate compound, comprising (1) providing at least one layered silicate; and (2) mixing said layered silicate with water and at least one silicon containing compound according to formula R4-mSi[—(SiR2)n—R]m wherein at least one residue R is a leaving group and none of the residues R contains Si; m is 0, 1, 2, 3, or 4; and n is an integer greater than or equal to 0.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 3, 2010
    Publication date: December 29, 2011
    Applicants: Tokyo Institute of Technology, BASF SE
    Inventors: Bilge Yilmaz, Ulrich Müller, Feng-Shou Xiao, Hermann Gies, Takashi Tatsumi, Dirk de Vos, Xinhe Bao, Weiping Zhang
  • Publication number: 20110312486
    Abstract: Described is a process for the production of a zeolitic material having an LEV-type framework structure comprising YO2 and optionally comprising X2O3, wherein said process comprises (1) preparing a mixture comprising one or more sources for YO2, one or more solvents, and optionally comprising seed crystals; and (2) crystallizing the mixture obtained in step (1); wherein Y is a tetravalent element, and X is a trivalent element, and wherein the mixture crystallized in step (2) contains 3 wt.-% or less of one or more metals M based on 100 wt-% of YO2, preferably 1 wt.-% or less, more preferably 0.5 wt.-% or less, more preferably 0.1 wt.-% or less, more preferably 0.05 wt.-% or less, more preferably 0.01 wt.-% or less, more preferably 0.005 wt.-% or less, more preferably 0.001 wt.-% or less, more preferably 0.0005 wt.-% or less, more preferably 0.0001 wt.-% or less of one or more metals M based on 100 wt.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 17, 2011
    Publication date: December 22, 2011
    Applicants: Tokyo Institute of Technology, BASF SE
    Inventors: Bilge Yilmaz, Ulrich Müller, Meike Pfaff, Hermann Gies, Feng-Shou Xiao, Takashi Tatsumi, Xinhe Bao, Weiping Zhang, Dirk de Vos, Hiroyuki Imai, Bin Xie, Haiyan Zhang
  • Publication number: 20110313226
    Abstract: Described is a process for the production of a zeolitic material having an LEV-type framework structure comprising YO2 and optionally comprising X2O3, wherein said process comprises: (1) preparing a mixture comprising one or more sources for YO2, one or more solvents, and optionally comprising seed crystals; and (2) crystallizing the mixture obtained in step (1); wherein Y is a tetravalent element, and X is a trivalent element, wherein the zeolitic material optionally comprises one or more alkali metals M, wherein the molar ratio of the total amount of the one or more solvents to the total amount of the one or more sources for YO2 based on YO2 is 9.5 or less, and wherein for crystallization temperatures of 175° C.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 17, 2011
    Publication date: December 22, 2011
    Applicants: Tokyo Institute of Technology, BASF SE
    Inventors: Bilge Yilmaz, Ulrich Müller, Bibiana Andrea Betancur Moreno, Hermann Gies, Feng-Shou Xiao, Takashi Tatsumi, Xinhe Bao, Weiping Zhang, Dirk de Vos, Meike Pfaff, Bin Xie, Haiyan Zhang
  • Publication number: 20110124933
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a catalyst for dehydroaromatizing C1-C4-aliphatics, said catalyst being obtainable by twice treating a zeolite from the group of MFI and MWW with NH4-containing mixtures, in each case with subsequent drying and calcination. The catalyst comprises molybdenum and, if appropriate, as further elements, Cu, Ni, Fe, Co, Mn, Cr, Nb, Ta, Zr, V, Zn and/or Ga. The present invention further provides a process for dehydroaromatizing a mixture comprising C1-C4-aliphatics by conversion in the presence of the catalyst.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 8, 2009
    Publication date: May 26, 2011
    Applicant: BASF SE
    Inventors: Frank Kiesslich, Joana Coelho Tsou, Bilge Yilmaz, Sebastian Ahrens, Thomas Heidemann, Veronika Will, Christian Bechtold