Fuel upgrading and reforming with metal organic framework

Mohamed Eddaoudi (Inventor), Youssef Belmabkhout (Inventor)

Research output: Patent


Systems and methods for separating hydrocarbons on an internal combustion powered vehicle via one or more metal organic frameworks are disclosed. Systems and methods can further include utilizing separated hydrocarbons and exhaust to generate hydrogen gas for use as fuel. In one aspect, a method for separating hydrocarbons can include contacting a first component containing a first metal organic framework with a flow of hydrocarbons and separating hydrocarbons by size. In certain embodiments, the hydrocarbons can include alkanes.
Original languageEnglish (US)
Patent numberWO 2016048693 A1
StatePublished - Mar 31 2016

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