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Contact: Dr. Panayotis Dimopoulos
Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology (EMPA)

Ceramic Foam

Caption: The irregular structure of the ceramic foam substrate causes the exhaust gas to flow in a turbulent manner, improving flow distribution and therefore reducing the quantity of noble metals required for catalysis.

Credit: Empa

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