Gurpreet Kaur

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Visiting address Sem Sælands vei 26 Kjemibygningen 0371 OSLO
Postal address Postboks 1126 Blindern 0318 OSLO

Academic Interest

I am a PhD candidate working under the project called CONFINE in Catalysis section of the University. I mainly work on the synthesis of Metal-Organic Frameworks (MOFs). The main goal of my PhD is to optimise the synthesis of UiO-67 and further alter the framework to serve as a catalyst. Moreover, metal incorporated MOFs are also a subject of interest. I have a background in the synthesis of Mixed-Metal MOFs, where I synthesised Cobalt and Zinc based ZIF-8 frameworks in my Masters project. I also have a hand in synthesizing MIL-101, HKUST and ZIF-67. Apart from this, I use characterization techniques like XRD, TGA, SEM, EDS, NMR and BET to study MOFs.

 

Background

M.Sc. Chemistry (2016)
Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India

B.Sc (H) Chemistry (2014)
Miranda House, Delhi University, Delhi, India

Tags: SMN, Chemistry, Catalysis

Publications

KaurGurpreetRaiRohit K .; TyagiDeepikaYaoXinLiPei-ZhouYangXin-ChunZhaoYanliXuQiang  &  Singh ; Sanjay K.  (2016). Room-temperature synthesis or bimetallic Co-Zn based zeolitic imidazolate frameworks in water for enhanced CO2  and H2  uptake. J. Mater. Chem. A, 4, 14932-14938. DOI: 10.1039/C6TA04342A 

Published Feb. 28, 2017 2:31 PM - Last modified Sep. 27, 2017 12:41 PM

Projects

  • CONFINE

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