Chemical and Environmental Engineering Group

Arturo J. Vizcaíno (07/10/1979) obtained his Bachelor and Master Degrees in Chemical Engineering at University of Castilla-La Mancha (1997-2002) and received his Ph.D. at Rey Juan Carlos University in 2007. He has developed his teaching and research career at Rey Juan Carlos University, as research grant holder (2003), teaching assistant (2003-2008) and assistant professor (2008-2009) in the Department of Chemical and Environmental Technology. Since September 2009, he works in the Department of Chemical and Energy Technology.
His teaching labour comprises several subjects related to the Degrees in Chemical Engineering, Enviromental Engineering, Energy Engineering, Environmental Sciences and Food Science and Technology , as well as the coordination of the Master Degree in Energy Technology and Resources.
His research work has been focused on the study of hydrogen production systems, based on steam reforming and water-gas shift, using supported metal catalysts. He has developed two stays as visiting researcher: one short stay (3 months) during his Ph.D. at the “Laboratorio de Procesos Catalíticos” in the University of Buenos Aires (Argentina) under the supervision of Prof. Miguel A. Laborde and Norma E. Amadeo; and a postdoctoral stay (6 months) at the “Institut de Recherches sur la Catalyse et l’Environnement de Lyon”, belonging to the “Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique” (France) under the supervision of Dr. Yves Schuurman. He is an associate member of the International Association for Hydrogen Energy (2006-2007) and associate fellow of the Spanish Catalysis Society (from 2003).
Perfil Investigador
Production of Renewable Hydrogen from Glycerol Steam Reforming over Bimetallic Ni-(Cu,Co,Cr) Catalysts Supported on SBA-15 Silica

Carrero, A.; Calles, J.A.; García-Moreno, L.; Vizcaíno, A.J.


Hydrogen production through glycerol steam reforming using Co catalysts supported on SBA-15 doped with Zr, Ce and La

Carrero, A.; Vizcaíno, A. J.; Calles, J. A.; García-Moreno, L.


Sistema de Gestión Energética en la Universidad Rey Juan Carlos: Modelización de consumos eléctricos

Vizcaíno, A.J.; Peral, A.; del Peso, A.; Potenciano, N.; Orellana, J.; Dufour, J.


Comparison of ethanol steam reforming using Co and Ni catalysts supported on SBA-15 modified by Ca and Mg

Vizcaíno, A.J.; Carrero, A.; Calles, J.A.


Effect of Ce and Zr Addition to Ni/SiO2 Catalysts for Hydrogen Production through Ethanol Steam Reforming

Calles, J. A.; Carrero, A.; Vizcaíno, A. J.; Lindo, M.


Hydrogen production by glycerol steam reforming over SBA-15-supported nickel catalysts: Effect of alkaline earth promoters on activity and stability

Calles, J. A.; Carrero, A; Vizcaíno, A. J.; García-Moreno, L.


Hydrogen production by steam reforming of ethanol using Ni catalysts based on ternary mixed oxides prepared by coprecipitation

Vizcaíno, A. J.; Lindo, M.; Carrero, A.; Calles, J. A.


Effect of Mg and Ca addition on coke deposition over Cu–Ni/SiO2 catalysts for ethanol steam reforming

Carrero, A.; Calles, J.A.; Vizcaíno, A.J.


Ethanol steam reforming on Ni/Al-SBA-15 catalysts: Effect of the aluminium content

Lindo, M.; Vizcaíno, A.J.; Calles, J.A.; Carrero, A.


Steam Reforming of Methanol with Sm2O3-CeO2-Supported Palladium Catalysts: Influence of the Thermal Treatments of Catalyst and Support

Gómez-Sainero, L.M.; Baker, R.T.; Vizcaíno, A.J.; Francis, S.M.; Calles, J.A.; Metcalfe, I.S.; Rodríguez, J.J.


Ethanol steam reforming on Mg- and Ca-modified Cu–Ni/SBA-15 catalysts

Vizcaíno, A.J.; Carrero, A.; Calles, J. A.


Ce and La modification of mesoporous Cu–Ni/SBA-15 catalysts for hydrogen production through ethanol steam reforming

Calles, J. A.; Carrero, A.; Vizcaíno, A. J.


Ethanol steam reforming on Ni/Al2O3 catalysts: Effect of Mg addition

Vizcaíno, A. J.; Arena, P; Baronetti, G.; Carrero, A.; Calles, J. A.; Laborde, M. A.; Amadeo, N.


Hydrogen production by ethanol steam reforming over Cu-Ni supported catalysts

Vizcaíno, A. J.; Carrero, A.; Calles, J. A.


Hydrogen production by ethanol steam reforming over Cu-Ni/SBA-15 supported catalysts prepared by direct synthesis and impregnation

Carrero, A.; Calles, J.A.; Vizcaíno, A.J.


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