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    Lower olefins are hydrocarbons that are widely used in the chemical industry, and can be generated from syngas by the ‘Fischer–Tropsch to olefins’ process; here, a new catalyst is described that can generate lower olefins from syngas with high selectivity, with little formation of undesirable methane.

    • Liangshu Zhong
    • , Fei Yu
    • , Yunlei An
    • , Yonghui Zhao
    • , Yuhan Sun
    • , Zhengjia Li
    • , Tiejun Lin
    • , Yanjun Lin
    • , Xingzhen Qi
    • , Yuanyuan Dai
    • , Lin Gu
    • , Jinsong Hu
    • , Shifeng Jin
    • , Qun Shen
    •  & Hui Wang
    Nature 538, 84–87