catalytic dehydrocyclization
A reaction in which an alkane is converted into an aromatic hydrocarbon and hydrogen. For example,
PAC, 1976, 46, 71. 'Manual of Symbols and Terminology for Physicochemical Quantities and Units - Appendix II. Definitions, Terminology and Symbols in Colloid and Surface Chemistry. Part II: Heterogeneous Catalysis' on page 86 (