Patents by Inventor Manuel Moliner Marin

Manuel Moliner Marin 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: 20150110711
    Abstract: Process for the direct synthesis of Cu-SAPO-34 comprising at least the following steps: preparation of a mixture containing water, at least one silicon source, at least one Al source, at least one P source, at least one Cu source, at least one OSDA1 (where OSDA1 is any polyamine), and at least one OSDA2 (where OSDA2 is any organic molecule capable of directing the synthesis of the SAPO-34); and where the final synthesis mixture has the next molar composition: a Si:0.5 Al:b P:c Cu:d OSDA1:e OSDA2:f H20 wherein a is in the range from 0.01 to 0.3; wherein b is in the range from 0.2 to 0.49; wherein c is in the range from 0.001 to 0.6; wherein d is in the range from 0.001 to 0.6; wherein e is in the range from 0.001 to 2; wherein f is in the range from 1 to 200; hydrothermal treatment of the mixture at 80-200° C. until formation of the crystalline material, and recovery of the crystal-line material.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 27, 2012
    Publication date: April 23, 2015
    Applicant: Haldor Topsøe A/S
    Inventors: Raquel Martínez Franco, Manuel Moliner Marin, Avelino Corma Canós, Arkady Kustov, Joakim Reimer Thøgersen
  • Patent number: 8729256
    Abstract: Disclosed are processes for isomerizing saccharides. Also disclosed are processes for converting saccharides to furan derivatives. Also disclosed are processes for converting starch to furan derivatives.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 14, 2011
    Date of Patent: May 20, 2014
    Assignee: California Institute of Technology
    Inventors: Manuel Moliner-Marin, Yuriy Roman-Leshkov, Mark E. Davis, Eranda Nikolla
  • Patent number: 8226925
    Abstract: Described herein are zeolite microporous crystalline materials comprising, in the heated state and in the absence of defects in its crystalline framework manifested by the presence of silanols, the empirical formula: x(M1/nXO2):yYO2:SiO2, wherein M is selected from H+, an inorganic cation of charge +n, and mixtures thereof, X is at least one chemical element having an oxidation state of +3, Y is at least one second chemical element other than Si having an oxidation state +4, x has a value between 0 and about 0.3, y has a value between 0 and about 0.1, and wherein the synthesized material has an X-ray diffraction pattern having at least values of angle 2? (degrees) and relative intensities (I/I0) described. Process of making the microporous crystalline materials are also disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 31, 2008
    Date of Patent: July 24, 2012
    Assignee: Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas
    Inventors: Avelino Corma Canos, Manuel Moliner Marin, Fernando Rey Garcia, Jorge Gonzalez Gonzalez
  • Patent number: 8007765
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a microporous crystalline material characterized in that it has the following chemical composition in the calcined from: xX2O3:nYO2:mGeO2 in which (n+m) is at least 5, X is one or more trivalent elements, Y corresponds to one or more tetravalent elements other than Ge, “x” may have any value, including zero, and the ratio Y/Ge is greater than 0.1, and it has a characteristic X-ray diffraction pattern. Its also relates to a method for preparing it and to its use in the conversion of organic-compounds supplies.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 22, 2007
    Date of Patent: August 30, 2011
    Assignees: Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas, Universidad Politecnica de Valencia
    Inventors: Manuel Moliner Marin, Maria Jose Diaz Cabanas, Angel Cantin Sanz, Avelino Corma Canos
  • Publication number: 20110207923
    Abstract: Disclosed are processes for isomerizing saccharides. Also disclosed are processes for converting saccharides to furan derivatives. Also disclosed are processes for converting starch to furan derivatives.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 14, 2011
    Publication date: August 25, 2011
    Applicant: CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY
    Inventors: Manuel Moliner-Marin, Yuriy Roman-Leshkov, Mark E. Davis, Eranda Nikolla
  • Patent number: 7947252
    Abstract: The invention relates to a microporous crystalline material which is characterised in that it has the following chemical composition in the calcined state: X2O3:n YO2:m GeO2, wherein (n+m) is equal to at least 5, X is a trivalent element, Y corresponds to one or more tetravalent elements other than Ge and the Y/Ge ratio is greater than 1. Moreover, in the synthesised form without calcination, said material has an X-ray diffraction pattern in which the main lines thereof are as follows: (1), in which (mf) represents relative intensity of between 80 and 100, “d” represents relative intensity of between 20 and 40 and “md” represents relative intensity of between 0 and 20, which is calculated as a percentage with respect to the most intense peak. The invention also relates to the method of preparing said material and the use thereof in the conversion of food products comprising organic compounds.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 17, 2006
    Date of Patent: May 24, 2011
    Assignee: ExxonMobil Research and Engineering Company
    Inventors: Avelino Corma Canos, Manuel Moliner Marin, Maria Jose Diaz Cabanas, Jose Manuel Serra Alfaro, Rafael Casteñeda Sanchez
  • Publication number: 20090312177
    Abstract: Described herein are zeolite microporous crystalline materials comprising, in the heated state and in the absence of defects in its crystalline framework manifested by the presence of silanols, the empirical formula: x(M1/nXO2):yYO2:SiO2, wherein M is selected from H+, an inorganic cation of charge +n, and mixtures thereof, X is at least one chemical element having an oxidation state of +3, Y is at least one second chemical element other than Si having an oxidation state +4, x has a value between 0 and about 0.3, y has a value between 0 and about 0.1, and wherein the synthesized material has an X-ray diffraction pattern having at least values of angle 2? (degrees) and relative intensities (I/I0) described. Process of making the microporous crystalline materials are also disclosed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 31, 2008
    Publication date: December 17, 2009
    Inventors: Avelino Corma Canos, Manuel Moliner Marin, Fernando Rey Garcia, Jorge Gonzalez Gonzalez
  • Publication number: 20090220661
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a microporous crystalline material characterized in that it has the following chemical composition in the calcined from: xX2O3:nYO2:mGeO2 in which (n+m) is at least 5, X is one or more trivalent elements, Y corresponds to one or more tetravalent elements other than Ge, “x” may have any value, including zero, and the ratio Y/Ge is greater than 0.1, and it has a characteristic X-ray diffraction pattern. Its also relates to a method for preparing it and to its use in the conversion of organic-compounds supplies.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 22, 2007
    Publication date: September 3, 2009
    Applicants: Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas, Universidad Politecnica de Valencia
    Inventors: Manuel Moliner Marin, Maria Jose Diaz Cabanas, Angel Cantin Sanz, Avelino Corma Canos
  • Publication number: 20090124484
    Abstract: The invention relates to a microporous crystalline material which is characterised in that it has the following chemical composition in the calcined state: X2O3: n YO2: m GeO2, wherein (n+m) is equal to at least 5, X is a trivalent element, Y corresponds to one or more tetravalent elements other than Ge and the Y/Ge ratio is greater than 1. Moreover, in the synthesised form without calcination, said material has an X-ray diffraction pattern in which the main lines thereof are as follows: (1), in which (mf) represents relative intensity of between 80 and 100, “d” represents relative intensity of between 20 and 40 and “md” represents relative intensity of between 0 and 20, which is calculated as a percentage with respect to the most intense peak. The invention also relates to the method of preparing said material and the use thereof in the conversion of food products comprising organic compounds.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 17, 2006
    Publication date: May 14, 2009
    Inventors: Avelino Corma Canos, Manuel Moliner Marin, Maria Jose Diaz Cabanas, Jose Manuel Serra Alfaro, Rafael Casteneda Sanchez
  • Publication number: 20080267860
    Abstract: A crystalline microporous material of zeolitic nature (ITQ-41) having in its calcined form a chemical composition represented by the empirical formula: x(M1/nXO2):yYO2:SiO2 wherein, Y is a chemical element other than Silicon with oxidation status +4; X is a chemical element with oxidation status +3; M is H+ or an inorganic cation with charge n+; n can take any value between 1 to 3; x can take any value comprised between from about 0 to about 0.2; preferably lower than 0.0666, and more preferably lower than 0.05; y can take any value comprised between 0 and 0.2, and wherein, said material is characterized by the presence of four reflections in its powder X-Ray diffraction pattern at 6.9°; 7.4°; 8.3°, and 9.6°2? angles.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 31, 2008
    Publication date: October 30, 2008
    Applicant: ALBEMARLE NETHERLANDS B.V.
    Inventors: Avelino Corma Canos, Fernando Rey Garcia, Maria Jose Diaz-Cabanas, Jose Luis Jorda Moret, Angel Cantin Sanz, Manuel Moliner Marin