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Stanislaw Dzwigaj, Speaker at Catalysis Conference
Keynote Presentation
Stanislaw Dzwigaj, Sorbonne University, France

During my plenary lecture a functionalization of porous materials with transition metals such as Co, Fe, Ni and Cu will be discussed and obtained materials will be characterized with different physical techniques at the molecular and macroscopic levels. The porous materials wi [....] » Read More

Helmut Schwarz, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Helmut Schwarz
Keynote Presentation
Helmut Schwarz, Technische Universität Berlin, Germany

We shall present selected examples of gas-phase reactions which are of timely interest for the catalytic activation of small molecules. Due to the very nature of the experiments, detailed insight in the active site of catalysts is provided and – in combination with spectros [....] » Read More

Christophe LEN, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Christophe LEN
Keynote Presentation
Christophe LEN, Chimie ParisTech, France

The design of environmentally friendly methodologies has been the driving force of scientists in recent years. In particular, the use of biomass-derived materials, green solvents and alternatives techniques has been investigated. In this presentation, several green chemistry [....] » Read More

Bruno Zelic, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Bruno Zelic
Keynote Presentation
Bruno Zelic, University of Zagreb, Croatia (Hrvatska)

Nowadays, microreactors are finding more and more applications in different fields of chemical and pharmaceutical industry, biotechnology and medicine. The application of different microreactor systems in intensification of the biochemical production processes is widely studied. [....] » Read More

Jan Cermak, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Jan Cermak
Keynote Presentation
Jan Cermak, Institute of Chemical Process Fundamentals of the CAS, v.v.i., Czech Republic

Fluorous chemistry started in 1994 after publication of the seminal paper by József Rábai and István Horváth in Science. Despite being introduced as a tool for catalysis, it later developed also into powerful instrument of organic chemistry. To return [....] » Read More

James J Spivey, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- James J Spivey
Oral Presentation
James J Spivey, Louisiana State University, United States

The shale gas revolution has made immense and previously unattainable resources of natural gas accessible and economically competitive. A major component of natural gas is methane, which is typically used for power generation or is flared. Methane dehydroaromatization (MDHA) is a [....] » Read More

Dietmar Andreas Lang, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Dietmar Andreas Lang
Oral Presentation
Dietmar Andreas Lang, Disruptive Biotechnology & Biosorucing, Unilever R&D, United Kingdom

In 2001 Sheldon and co-workers patented the method for the production of Cross-Linked Enzyme aggregates. The preparation of CLEAs involved the precipitation of the enzyme followed by crosslinking of the precipitated enzyme aggregates with a bifunctional crosslinking agent such as [....] » Read More

Hans O A Fredriksson, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Hans O A Fredriksson
Oral Presentation
Hans O A Fredriksson, Syngaschem BV, Netherlands

Catalysis research is complex and multidisciplinary in its nature. The performance of an industrially used catalyst is determined by a multitude of factors, from material composition to oxidation state, support porosity, reactant and product distribution in the reactor as well as [....] » Read More

Mal Soon Lee, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Mal Soon Lee
Oral Presentation
Mal Soon Lee, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, United States

Electrocatalytic conversion of biomass derived feedstocks offers a promising avenue for effective carbon recycling from renewable energy resources. To retain economic viability of this target technology, rational design of electrocatalysts with high activity and selectivity towar [....] » Read More

Changhyun Roh, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Changhyun Roh
Oral Presentation
Changhyun Roh, Korea Atomic Energy Research Institute, Korea, Republic of

After the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant disaster in Japan in 2011, the demand drastically increased for efficient technology for the removal of radioactive cesium. Many researchers have suggested using physical adsorption methods to remove radioactive cesium from contamin [....] » Read More

Myriam Frey, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Myriam Frey
Oral Presentation
Myriam Frey, LGPC (Lyon), France

After obtaining a Life Science bachelor’s degree specialized in Chemistry and Biology (2010), followed by a Master’s degree in Green Chemistry (2012) in Strasbourg University. For my PhD degree in Chemical Engineering (2012-2016), I studied the optimization of an open [....] » Read More

Victor Zamakhaev , Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Victor Zamakhaev
Oral Presentation
Victor Zamakhaev , Terratec LLC, Russian Federation

Worldwide in various industries and transport must deal with irregular effects associated with fluid flow along a solid surface. These effects are accompanied by not only the failure of the equipment, but often the people deaths and environmental disasters. The indicated effects [....] » Read More

Virginija Kepeniene, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Virginija Kepeniene
Oral Presentation
Virginija Kepeniene, Center for Physical Sciences and Technology, Lithuania

A fuel cell is electrochemical cell that converts chemical energy into electrical energy without intermediate of mechanical links. Fuel cells are different from batteries in requiring a continuous source of fuel and oxygen (usually from air) to sustain the chemical reaction, so i [....] » Read More

Iris Cornet, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Iris Cornet
Oral Presentation
Iris Cornet, Antwerp University, Belgium

The conversion process of lignocellulose to chemicals, such as, ethanol, lactic acid or oleochemicals, consists of four main steps, i.e., pretreatment, hydrolysis, fermentation and downstream processing, often performed in simultaneous processes which decreases the process time a [....] » Read More

Kulikova Maya Valerevna, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Kulikova Maya Valerevna
Oral Presentation
Kulikova Maya Valerevna, A.V.Topchiev Institute of Petrochemical Synthesis, RAS, Russian Federation

In recent years, nanoscale metal-contaning materials as catalysts for the syngas processing have increasingly garnered the interest of the researchers. The syngas processing (hydrocarbon synthesis from carbon monoxide and hydrogen) is a second stage of the most recycling processe [....] » Read More

Linga Reddy Enakonda, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Linga Reddy Enakonda
Oral Presentation
Linga Reddy Enakonda, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), Saudi Arabia

Use of carbon dioxide for the production of fuels and chemicals, which is widely emitted from fossil fuels on earth atmosphere and responsible for the greenhouse gas effect. Currently, utilization of carbon dioxide (CO2) to various chemicals using homogeneous, heterogeneous, phot [....] » Read More

Mikhalenko Irina Ivanovna, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Mikhalenko Irina Ivanovna
Oral Presentation
Mikhalenko Irina Ivanovna, RUDN University, Russian Federation

Zirconium containing ternary phosphates Na(Cs)1-2xMxZr2(PO4)3 (NASICON-family) and ternary oxides (vismuth vanadates  Bi4V2–2xZr2xO11–δ of perovskites family) in investigated series of compositions are studied for the vapor-phase selective dehydration and d [....] » Read More

Halit Cavusoglu, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Halit Cavusoglu
Oral Presentation
Halit Cavusoglu, Selcuk University, Turkey

In recent years, green chemistry has gained significant attention to overcome the issue relating to the environmental contamination encountered by the worldwide population. The processes that prevent the use of organic solvents to convert harmful organic waste into low toxicity, [....] » Read More

Shun Nishimura, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Shun Nishimura
Oral Presentation
Shun Nishimura, Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Japan

Catalytic transformations of biomass resources towards value-added fuels/materials have attracted many research groups because the utilizations of these resources can contribute to the low CO2 emission on the basis of carbon neutral concept and are sustainable/renewable. Recently [....] » Read More

Sanja Panic, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Sanja Panic
Poster Presentation
Sanja Panic, University of Novi Sad, Syrian Arab Republic

Since their discovery in 1991, the unique tubular morphology of carbon nanotubes (CNTs) represents a great research challenge for many scientists over the world. The possibility of using different types of CNTs as catalyst support is still under extensive exploration. The process [....] » Read More

Elena Zdravkova Ivanova, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Elena Zdravkova Ivanova
Poster Presentation
Elena Zdravkova Ivanova, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Bulgaria

A relatively new field in heterogeneous catalysis is aiming at developing catalysts formulation where platinum group metals are replaced by more abundant and cheap 3d base metals for industrial and environmental adsorption and catalytic applications. An important requirement for [....] » Read More

Keiji Takata, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Keiji Takata
Poster Presentation
Keiji Takata, Kansai University, Japan

Li-ion batteries have advantages including high energy density, high output voltage, and the absence of the memory effect, and so are recognized as promising candidates for energy storage.  Li-ion batteries operate through the migration of Li ions between the electrodes. Th [....] » Read More

Edoardo Magnone, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Edoardo Magnone
Poster Presentation
Edoardo Magnone, Dongguk University, Korea, Republic of

Methane (CH4) - an important energy source - is the main component of the biogas generated in a Landfill-Based Anaerobic Digestion (LBAD) process but its use in practice is still dependent upon the presence of hydrogen sulfide (H2S). This study was aimed to evaluate the H2S remov [....] » Read More

Mihail Yordanov Mihaylov, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Mihail Yordanov Mihaylov
Poster Presentation
Mihail Yordanov Mihaylov, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Bulgaria

Hydrogen and methane are often considered as principle fuels of the future. Hydrogen is the most environmentally friendly fuel because its burning does not pollute the environment. Methane is next to hydrogen as CH4 emits less CO2 upon burning than other hydrocarbon-based fuels. [....] » Read More

Dana Perniu, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Dana Perniu
Poster Presentation
Dana Perniu, Transilvania University of Brasov, Romania

Now-a-days photocatalysis is widely recognized as efficient for pollutants removal, but the largescale application still face challenges. One of the most prominent challenges is the use of photocatalysts (e.g. TiO2, ZnO, etc.) that are activated under UV radiation, which implies [....] » Read More

Jung Hoon Park, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Jung Hoon Park
Poster Presentation
Jung Hoon Park, Dongguk University, Korea, Republic of

In recent years, the purification of landfill gas (LFG) to produce pipeline-quality gas has attracted increased research interest also due to its crucial role in producing energy or other products. At present, the vast majority of catalytic deoxygen catalyst materials for the red [....] » Read More

Radostina Nikoaleva Ivanova, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Radostina Nikoaleva Ivanova
Poster Presentation
Radostina Nikoaleva Ivanova, Bulgarian Academy of Science, Bulgaria

Volatile organic compounds (VOCs) are recognized as major contributors to air pollution due to their toxicity to human health and the formation of photochemical smog. Nowadays, the increasing political, social and economic attention on the environment and the quality of life has [....] » Read More

Yuma Kato, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Yuma Kato
Poster Presentation
Yuma Kato, Osaka City University, Japan

We study water splitting reactions using solid photocatalysts. It is well known that only 6% or less energy of sunlight is given by UV light, while more than 50% by visible light. Therefore, it is important to prepare photocatalysts driven by the visible light for the efficient u [....] » Read More

Kirill M Bulanin, Speaker at Kirill M Bulanin
Poster Presentation
Kirill M Bulanin, Saint-Petersburg State University, Russian Federation

Applications to environmental cleanup have been one of the most significant areas in heterogeneous photocatalysis for a long time. Titanium dioxide is the most widely used photocatalyst, which provides the most reasonable trade-off between photocatalytic performance, stability [....] » Read More

Ayse Neren Okte, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Ayşe Neren Ökte
Poster Presentation
Ayse Neren Okte, Bogazici University, Turkey

TiO2 is the most extensively used photocatalysts in the advance oxidation processes owing to their complementary psychochemical properties, low cost, non-toxicity and high efficacy. However, poor adsorption capacity, formation of rapid aggregates in suspension systems and recycli [....] » Read More

Antonyshyn Iryna, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Antonyshyn Iryna
Poster Presentation
Antonyshyn Iryna, 1Max-Planck-Institut für Chemische Physik fester Stoffe, Germany

Ethylene oxide (EO) is one of the target products for chemical industry. The supported and promoted silver is nowadays used as catalyst for ethylene epoxidation process using molecular oxygen. In order to enhance the selectivity towards ethylene oxide instead of thermodynamically [....] » Read More

Aida Rudakova, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Aida Rudakova
Poster Presentation
Aida Rudakova, Saint-Petersburg State University, Russian Federation

Self-cleaning materials have considerable attention for both their unique properties and practical applications in energy and environmental areas. Self-cleaning properties of such materials include photocatalytic activity, ability to photoinduced superhydrophilic transition, and [....] » Read More

Lubos Jankovi, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Lubos Jankovi
Poster Presentation
Lubos Jankovi, Institute of Inorganic Chemistry, SAS, Slovakia (Slovak Republic)

The protection of aromatic aldehydes with acetic anhydride was investigated in the catalytic presence of acid activated four alkylphosphonium exchanged montmorillonites (Px-MMT). The acid sites of all catalysts were investigated by infrared spectroscopy and thermal analysis using [....] » Read More

Shunsuke Watabe, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Shunsuke Watabe
Poster Presentation
Shunsuke Watabe, Niigata University, Japan

The ruthenium(II) complexes with polypyridyl ligands have been extensively studied due to the unique photochemical and photophysical properties and known to work as water oxidation catalyst. We have already reported dinuclear ruthenium(II) complex chelated by 5-phenyl-2,8-di(2-py [....] » Read More

Kun Yauh Shih, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Kun Yauh Shih
Poster Presentation
Kun Yauh Shih, National Pingtung University, Taiwan

To eliminate organic pollutants, the Photo-Fenton reaction is an advanced approach. Graphite oxide was prepared through modified Hummers method in this study. By microwave assisted method, cobalt ferrite/reduced graphene oxide composites were synthesized. The chemical structure a [....] » Read More

Mohammad Naseem Akhtar, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Mohammad Naseem Akhtar
Poster Presentation
Mohammad Naseem Akhtar, King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals, Saudi Arabia

A series of gallium-containing HZSM-5 zeolites with different Ga contents (Ga/(Al+Ga) = 0.1–0.6) were prepared by hydrothermal in situ synthesis and post synthesis. Their catalytic performance were compared in the aromatization of propane, butane and propane/butane mixture [....] » Read More

Moo Whan Shin, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Moo Whan Shin
Poster Presentation
Moo Whan Shin, Yonsei University, Korea, Republic of

In order to utilize catalytic activities efficiently, while using minimum amount of catalysts, various synthetic methods have been attempted by deposition of catalytic nanoparticles onto a porous or/and conductive support. In the case of platinum, which is the most commonly used [....] » Read More

Izabela Georgieva Genova, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Izabela Georgieva Genova
Poster Presentation
Izabela Georgieva Genova, Institute of Organic Chemistry with Centre of Phytochemistry, BAS, Bulgaria

Recently, the catalytic methanol decomposition process is considered as the simplest way for syngas production. The development of active and low-cost catalysts for methanol decomposition forced their usage in nanoscale by deposition on suitable, generally porous supports. Activa [....] » Read More

Jong Hyun Lee, Speaker at Jong-Hyun Lee
Poster Presentation
Jong Hyun Lee, Seoul National University of Science and Technology, Korea, Republic of

Rice-ear-shaped Cu dendritic particles were fabricated through fast galvanic displacement reactions for 3–5 min under ambient conditions by adding Zn particles into an aqueous electrolyte without chlorine ions. The Cu dendritic particles had a small average size (4.44 μm [....] » Read More

Yuuki Tanahashi, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Yuuki Tanahashi
Poster Presentation
Yuuki Tanahashi, Niigata University, Japan

Artificial photosynthesis has attracted attention as one of solutions to energy and environmental problems. A catalyst for water splitting into hydrogen and oxygen in artificial photosynthesis is important to be developed. In this context, much effort has been paid for developmen [....] » Read More

Efrain Urrutia Banuelos, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Efrain Urrutia Banuelos
Poster Presentation
Efrain Urrutia Banuelos, Universidad de Sonora, Mexico

Since the formalization of the lipid raft concept in 1997, there has been a lot of controversy about the existence of this elusive raft. This is because seeing is believing and we can not elucidate it for direct methods due to its spatial and time scale. However, some indirect me [....] » Read More

Alexander Dennis James, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Alexander Dennis James
Poster Presentation
Alexander Dennis James, University of Leeds, United Kingdom

Catalytic processing of vehicle exhaust emissions to reduce their impacts on air quality currently requires large quantities of expensive Platinum Group Metals (PGMs). Whilst technologies for oxidation of CO are relatively mature, new materials capable of catalysing the reduction [....] » Read More

Wlodzimierz Tylus, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Wlodzimierz Tylus
Poster Presentation
Wlodzimierz Tylus, Wroclaw University of Science and Technology, Poland

Palladium is common known as best catalyst in the Suzuki–Miyaura and carbonylative coupling reactions due to its very high efficiency. Despite this, searching for new palladium catalysts is still a challenge. Not only complexes but also palladium nanoparticles (Pd NPs) shou [....] » Read More

Andrey O Kuzmin, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Andrey O Kuzmin
Poster Presentation
Andrey O Kuzmin, Boreskov Institute of Catalysis SB RAS, Russian Federation

This study is devoted to a methodology for automatic extraction of a complete set of ‘term-like phrases’ and to create a terminology spectrum from a collection of natural language PDF documents in the field of chemistry and catalysis. The ‘term-like phrase&rsquo [....] » Read More

Tomoko Yoshida, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Tomoko Yoshida
Poster Presentation
Tomoko Yoshida, Osaka City University, Japan

Reduction of carbon dioxide (CO2) with photocatalysts, an artificial photosynthesis, has been widely studied from the viewpoints of contribution to the energy, environmental and carbon resource issues. The photocatalytic reduction of CO2 with water is one of the most challenging [....] » Read More

Verziu Marian Nicolae, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Verziu Marian Nicolae
Poster Presentation
Verziu Marian Nicolae, Institute of Organic Chemistry C. D. Nenitescu of Romanian Academy, Romania

Depolymerision of the lignin, extracted from Mischantus plant, was carried out both over mixed oxides such as (NiRuMgAlO)x, (NiRuAlO)x, (NiAlO)x, (NiMgAlO)x derived from  layered double hydroxides  precursor  and  Ru supported on mesoporous alumina. The insert [....] » Read More

Raiedhah Alsaiari, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Raiedhah Alsaiari
Poster Presentation
Raiedhah Alsaiari, Najran University, Saudi Arabia

This work reports a direct route for the synthesis of cyclic carbonate starting from terminal alkene, which avoids the preliminary synthesis and isolation of terminal epoxide. A catalyst system consisting of Au/support, tetrabutylammonium bromide (Bu4NBr) and zinc bromide (ZnBr2) [....] » Read More

Michalina Stawowy, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Michalina Stawowy
Poster Presentation
Michalina Stawowy, Wrocław University of Science and Technology, Poland

Metal Organic Frameworks (MOFs) are relatively new group of porous, crystalline materials with three - dimensional structure. They are composed of metallic cluster connected with organic ligand. The UiO-66 and MOF-808 (both containing Zr) have excellent chemical, thermal and mech [....] » Read More

Ayse Hazal Pekcan Cetin, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Ayse Hazal Pekcan Cetin
Poster Presentation (In-person)
Ayse Hazal Pekcan Cetin, Bogazici University, Turkey

Metal oxide nanoparticles have been used in several systems as photocatalysts recently. Light initiated degradation of the organic compounds is one of the most important application of these photocatalytic systems. Photocatalytic degradation of organic compounds in waters and was [....] » Read More

Samia Mahouche Chergui, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Samia Mahouche Chergui
Poster Presentation (In-person)
Samia Mahouche Chergui, University Paris-Est Creteil, France

Nanostructured chelatant nanocomposites are emerged as promising platforms for homogeneous immobilization and stabilization of (bi)metallic nanoparticles. In this contribution, we report the preparation, characterization and catalytic applications of a new type of hybrid nanocata [....] » Read More

Maria Covei, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Maria Covei
Poster Presentation (In-person)
Maria Covei, Transilvania University of Brasov, Romania

Photocatalysis has been used not only in water and air treatment but also, increasingly, in various domains such architecture (self-cleaning glass, tiles, cement), sanitation (clean room wall paint) and the PV industry. The use of protective coatings for photovoltaic glazing repr [....] » Read More

Muhammad Imran Yaqub, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Muhammad Imran Yaqub
Poster Presentation (In-person)
Muhammad Imran Yaqub, SABIC, Saudi Arabia

SABIC is the world largest MEG producer in the petrochemical sector. Ethylene oxide (EO) is a simplest form of epoxides and due to its molecular structure, it acts as a versatile intermediate for a variety of chemicals such as; monoethylene glycol (MEG), di- and triethylene glyco [....] » Read More

Hiroki Sonokawa, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Hiroki Sonokawa
Poster Presentation (In-person)
Hiroki Sonokawa, Niigata University, Japan

Widespread attention has recently been paid to artificial photosynthesis to resolve problems of environment and energy storage because a clean fuel such carbohydrate and hydrogen can be directly produced from water by abundant solar light. There is great interest in development o [....] » Read More

Borislav Zhivkov Barbov, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Borislav Zhivkov Barbov
Poster Presentation (In-person)
Borislav Zhivkov Barbov, Institute of Mineralogy and Crystallography, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Bulgaria

The thermal power plants, based on coals, are the main source of fly ash (FA). Depending on the type of source and the composition of the coal being burned, the components of the solid by-products could vary considerably, but all FA includes substantial amounts of silica (both am [....] » Read More

Isao Hasegawa, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Isao Hasegawa
Poster Presentation (In-person)
Isao Hasegawa, Kansai University, Japan

Nearly many studies on gasification of organic compounds under hydrothermal or supercritical water conditions have been performed. In this study, we conducted the catalytic hydrothermal gasification of diluted lactic acid. Several catalysts were used for comparison in catalytic a [....] » Read More

Alexandra Mocanu, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Alexandra Mocanu
Poster Presentation (In-person)
Alexandra Mocanu, University Politehnica of Bucharest, Romania

Recent research concerning heterogeneous catalytic support for chemical synthesis or the development of new chemical compounds is governed lately by two principles: nanoparticle scale materials and sustainable materials. Using biomass residues and processes like pyrolysis and the [....] » Read More

Vladimir Ivanovich Parfenyuk, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Vladimir Ivanovich Parfenyuk
Poster Presentation (In-person)
Vladimir Ivanovich Parfenyuk, Institute of Solution Chemistry of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Russian Federation

The fundamental and applied interest in natural porphyrins and their synthetic analogues is related to the possibility of obtaining porphyrin-based materials. They have various functional properties which can vary due to the molecular interacting and substitutes. We present el [....] » Read More

Duygu Tuncel, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Duygu Tuncel
Poster Presentation (In-person)
Duygu Tuncel, Boğaziçi University, Turkey

Mesoporous molecular sieves like silica of the MCM-41 type exhibit well-ordered structure with highly controlled cylindrical channels and very narrow pore size distributions. With large specific areas, controllable pore size and homogenous structure, the material has potential ap [....] » Read More

Totka Todorova, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Totka Todorova
Poster Presentation (In-person)
Totka Todorova, Institute of Mineralogy and Crystallography, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Bulgaria

Zeolites are crystalline aluminosilicates, composed of TO4 tetrahedra (T = Si, Al) with O atoms connecting neighboring tetrahedral, that contain pores and cavities of molecular dimensions. Many occur as natural minerals, but it is the synthetic varieties which are among the most [....] » Read More

Tetsuya Sato, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Tetsuya Sato
Poster Presentation (In-person)
Tetsuya Sato, Niigata University, Japan

Widespread attention has recently been paid to artificial photosynthesis as a promising energy-providing system for the future to produce green and storable hydrogen fuel. The efficiency of hydrogen generation from photoelectrochemical and electrochemical water splitting is sever [....] » Read More

Akiyo Ozawa, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Akiyo Ozawa
Poster Presentation (In-person)
Akiyo Ozawa, Osaka City University, Japan

Reduction of CO2 in atmosphere is an important environmental issue, and photocatalytic conversion of CO2 to useful compounds like CO has been studied extensively. As Nakanishi et al. reported, NaTaO3 shows high photocatalytic activity for CO2 reduction and attracts much attention [....] » Read More

Jae Young Park, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Jae Young Park
Poster Presentation (In-person)
Jae Young Park, Korea Institute of Industrial Technology, Korea, Republic of

Winding wire is composed of copper (Cu) core enclosed by an insulation coating layer. Specially, Polyamide-imide (PAI) of several kinds polymers has been used in various fields such as mechanical strength, electrical conductivity, high thermal stability and dielectric constant. S [....] » Read More

Gulzat Demeuova, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Gulzat Demeuova
Poster Presentation (In-person)
Gulzat Demeuova, PI National Laboratory Astana, Nazarbayev University, Kazakhstan

Water purification and environmental remediation has been one of critical issues arising with increasing demand for portable water. Industrial effluents, primarily synthetic colourings from textile dyes such as methylene blue contribute predominantly to water pollution. Therefore [....] » Read More

Hohyeong Kim, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Hohyeong Kim
Poster Presentation (In-person)
Hohyeong Kim, Korea Institute of Industrial Technology, Korea, Republic of

TiO2 is of interest for various applications such as photocatalytic, photoelectrochemical, and super-hydrophilic properties. However, TiO2 nanoparticles are very easily to agglomerate in mediums and show poor dispersion capacity in solvents, and therefore the applications of TiO2 [....] » Read More

Aigerim Baimyrza, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Aigerim Baimyrza
Poster Presentation (In-person)
Aigerim Baimyrza, Nazarbayev University, Kazakhstan

The development of facile and robust photo-catalyst to establish the photo-catalytic CO2 reduction in industrial scale firstly would considerably reduce the amount of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere; secondly, it would found a renewable source of industrially valuable compound [....] » Read More

Chukhajian E O, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Chukhajian E. O
E Poster Presentation
Chukhajian E O, The Scientific Technological Centre of Organic and Pharmaceutical Chemistry of National Academy of Sciences, , Armenia

It was established that for Cyclization of -(4-hydroxybuth-2-ynyl)[3-(4-aryl)prop-2-ynyl]ammonium chlorides (1) in the presence of  0,2 mol of alkali per mol of initial salt, unlike of propargylyc analogs, it is necessary the heating of reaction mixture at 45-50oC  duri [....] » Read More

Chukhajian E, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Chukhajian E O
E Poster Presentation
Chukhajian E, The Scientific Technological Centre of Organic and Pharmaceutical Chemistry of National Academy of Sciences,, Armenia

It was established that for Cyclization of salts 1 a-e in the presence of base in mole ratio salt/base 5/1,  in contrast to propargylic analogs [1,2], need to be  heating reaction mixture at 90 0C for 2 h. In these conditions along with Cyclization, which is the main di [....] » Read More

Q B Broxterman, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Q B Broxterman
Keynote Presentation
Q B Broxterman, InnoSyn B V, Netherlands

InnoSyn B V is a chemical process R&D organization located at the Brightlands Chemelot Campus in Geleen , The Netherlands . InnoSyn performs ‘invention’, ‘improvement’ and ‘implementation’ R&D services for its customers and strategic pa [....] » Read More

Christo Boyanov Boyadjiev, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Christo Boyanov Boyadjiev
Keynote Presentation
Christo Boyanov Boyadjiev, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Bulgaria

The presented theoretical analysis in the plenary lecture shows, that the mechanics of continua cannot be used to model the gas (liquid)-solid catalytic processes in the column apparatuses, because fluid velocities in the gas (liquid) phase and interphase gas (liquid)-solid bound [....] » Read More

Serge Cosnier, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Serge Cosnier
Keynote Presentation
Serge Cosnier, Grenoble Alpes University, France

The need for clean methods of producing electricity have stimulated the emergence of new generation of fuel cells. A subcategory of fuel cells, biofuel cells, mainly rely on redox enzymes, which are very efficient and selective biocatalysts that can advantageously replace rare an [....] » Read More

Luis Sanchez Granados, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Luis Sanchez Granados
Keynote Presentation
Luis Sanchez Granados, Universidad de Córdoba, Spain

The elimination of the gaseous pollutants is an environmental issue of huge scientific and social interest. The contamination of urban areas by NOx gases is becoming a severe environmental and human health issue, since many towns worldwide frequently suffer peaks in NOx contamina [....] » Read More

Bruno Azambre, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Bruno Azambre
Keynote Presentation
Bruno Azambre, University of Lorraine, France

The development of new trapping and abatement strategies is key in order to avoid the dissemination of harmful pollutants and toxic substances into the environment. By comparison with physisorption-related processes, irreversible trapping generally involves chemisorption or catal [....] » Read More

Jan Schutz, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Jan Schutz
Oral Presentation
Jan Schutz, DSM Nutritional Products, Switzerland

Vitamin A is a lipid-soluble vitamin, which is essential for the vision process, growth, and cell functions. Dietary deficiency symptoms are e.g. reduced immune response and growth retardation in animals and night blindness in humans. On an industrial scale vitamin A is produced [....] » Read More

Alberto Gasparotto, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Alberto Gasparotto
Oral Presentation
Alberto Gasparotto, Padova University, Italy

Hematite (α-Fe2O3), the most stable phase of iron(III) oxide, is an appealing active material for various photocatalytic and photoelectrochemical applications concerning sustainable energy generation and environmental remediation. In fact, beyond its favorable catalytic and [....] » Read More

Kathrin Maria Aziz Lange, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Kathrin Maria Aziz Lange
Oral Presentation
Kathrin Maria Aziz Lange, Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin für Materialien und Energie, Germany

Hydrogen gas (H2) is currently being pursued as an alternative energy carrier to replace fossil fuels. Solar-driven splitting of water into O2 and H2 is one of the intensively discussed approaches to obtain hydrogen. For a knowledge driven development and optimization of stable l [....] » Read More

Maria Martin Martinez, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Maria Martin Martinez
Oral Presentation
Maria Martin Martinez, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, Spain

Chloromethanes (CMs) are chlorinated volatile organic compounds, with high toxicity and carcinogenic character, which contribute to global warming, ozone layer depletion and photochemical smog. There exist several technologies available for the abatement of CMs from residual stre [....] » Read More

Choong Kil Seo, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Choong Kil Seo
Oral Presentation
Choong Kil Seo, Howon university, Korea, Republic of

Natural gas is a clean fuel that discharges almost no substance contaminating the air. It has mainly been used as the primary fuel source for the CNG (Compressed Natural Gas) bus. Application of natural gas, with many advantages as a fuel, is anticipated to spread more widely, th [....] » Read More

Montserrat Rodriguez Delgado, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Montserrat Rodriguez Delgado
Oral Presentation
Montserrat Rodriguez Delgado, University of the Balearic Islands, Spain

Bronsted-acid zeolites, which contain the structural unit [Si(OH)Al], are currently used as catalysts in a wide range of technological processes, spanning from the petrochemical industry to biomass upgrade and the production of fine chemicals, to name only a few examples. For man [....] » Read More

Sebastien Tilloy, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Sebastien Tilloy
Oral Presentation
Sebastien Tilloy, University of Artois, CNRS, UCCS, France

Green chemistry is a movement whose goal is to develop more environmentally friendly methods for the chemical industry. Use of (i) catalytic reagents and (ii) replacement of organic solvents are two of the main points of this movement. In this context, we proposed the use of cycl [....] » Read More

Reza Vakili, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Reza Vakili
Oral Presentation
Reza Vakili, The University of Manchester, United Kingdom

The first near ambient pressure (NAP)-XPS study of CO oxidation over Pt nanoparticles (NPs) incorporated into Zr-based UiO (UiO for Universitetet i Oslo) MOFs was carried out. For this Purpose, the MOF-based Catalysts were prepared by wetness impregnation ([email protected]) and li [....] » Read More

Amine Bourouina, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Amine Bourouina
Oral Presentation
Amine Bourouina, Laboratoire de Genie des Procédés Catalytiques, France

The Suzuki-Miyaura reaction (SMR) and more generally the carbon-carbon (C-C) coupling reactions catalyzed by Pd [1, 2] have been the subject of numerous and prolific research in organic chemistry catalysis. Indeed, it was crowned by the awarding of the Nobel Prize in Chemistry to [....] » Read More

Michalina S, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Michalina Stawowy
Oral Presentation
Michalina S, Wrocław University of Science and Technology, Poland

The atmospheric concentration of carbon dioxide has been rising extensively since the Industrial Revolution and has now reached dangerous levels, contributing to climate change. Direct transformation of abundant CO2 to valuable chemicals and fuels is currently of great impor [....] » Read More

Vinh Q Mai, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Vinh Q Mai
Oral Presentation
Vinh Q Mai, National University of Ireland Galwao, Ireland

Hyaluronic acid (Hyaluronan) is a linear, high molecular weight polysaccharide that forms an important component of the extracellular matrix. It is an excellent biomaterial, and it is increasingly being used in biotechnology, biomedical applications, and drug delivery. Polymer ch [....] » Read More

Navid Saeidi, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Navid Saeidi
Oral Presentation
Navid Saeidi, Helmholtz Center for Environmental Research-UFZ, Germany

Perfluorinated alkyl surfactants (PFAS) are a class of anthropogenic organofluorine compounds in which each hydrogen atom on the alkyl chain is replaced by a fluorine atom. All PFAS contain a hydrophilic head group and a hydrophobic perfluorinated tail. So they have unique distin [....] » Read More

Ivantsov Mikhail Ivanovich, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Ivantsov Mikhail Ivanovich
Oral Presentation
Ivantsov Mikhail Ivanovich, A.V.Topchiev Institute of Petrochemical Synthesis, RAS, Russian Federation

The synthesis of synthetic liquid hydrocarbons from synthesis gas by Fischer-Tropsch synthesis (SFT) is central part of most XTL (GTL, CTL, BTL) processes. Constant instability in the oil market and relentless reduction of reserves of light extracted oil make research of the proc [....] » Read More

Asmaa Bilal Jrad, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Asmaa Bilal Jrad
Oral Presentation
Asmaa Bilal Jrad, American University of Beirut, Lebanon

In an attempt to optimize the production of biofuel additives from biomass-derived components, different structures of metal organic frameworks (MOFs) were synthesized to serve as catalysts for the esterification reaction of butyric acid with butanol to produce a green fuel addit [....] » Read More

Deliana Dahnum, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Deliana Dahnum
Oral Presentation
Deliana Dahnum, Korea Institute of Science and Technology, Korea, Republic of

Isocyanates are widely used in industries as important precursors for the synthesis of polyurethane, pesticides, and herbicides. These materials are commercially produced by the reaction between amine and phosgene which is known as un-environmental friendly due to their drawbacks [....] » Read More

Volha Matylitskaya, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Volha Matylitskaya
Oral Presentation
Volha Matylitskaya, Vorarlberg University of Applied Sciences, Austria

In this work we compare the electrochemical behavior of the fabricated platinum and gold nanogap interdigitated electrode arrays (nIDAs) for Lab-on-a-Chip (LoC) applications. Chronoamperometric measurements were carried out to achieve a signal amplification compared to a single e [....] » Read More

Anca Duta, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Anca Duta
Oral Presentation
Anca Duta, Transilvania University of Brasov, Romania

The quest for novel efficient and affordable wastewater treatment processes brought photocatalysis into the focus. Highly efficient photocatalysis is based on wide band gap semiconductors that can depollute the wastewater even at low pollutant concentrations (at the ppm range) bu [....] » Read More

S V Prabhakar Vattikuti, Speaker at S V Prabhakar Vattikuti
Oral Presentation
S V Prabhakar Vattikuti, Yeungnam University, Korea, Republic of

Modern advancement in design of the efficient visible driven photocatalyst for solar-to-hydrogen generation has been expanded much consideration due to fossil fuels crisis, which convert and store solar energy into chemical fuels. In view point of economic and large-scale applica [....] » Read More

Oleg Levin, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Oleg Levin
Oral Presentation
Oleg Levin, St. Petersburg State University, Russian Federation

Hydrogen peroxide represents clean and convenient energy source for fuel cells. H2O2 is mostly produced in industry by anthraquinone process, where 2-alkylanthraquinone is reduced by Pd-catalyzed hydrogenation to 2-alkylanthrahydroquinone, which undergoes autoxidation in the pres [....] » Read More

Siang Piao Chai, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Siang Piao Chai
Oral Presentation
Siang Piao Chai, Monash University, Malaysia

Owing to the energy and environmental issues become more apparent on a worldwide scale, a transition of energy supply from conventional fossil fuels to a more promising carrier, namely hydrogen (H2), is anticipated in the near future. Photocatalytic water splitting is one of the [....] » Read More

Andraz Suligoj, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Andraz Suligoj
Oral Presentation
Andraz Suligoj, University of Ljubljana, Slovakia (Slovak Republic)

Titanium dioxide has been widely used as an antimicrobial agent, UV-filter and catalyst for pollution abatement. Herein, surface modifications with selected transition metals (Me) over colloidal TiO2 nanoparticles and immobilization with a colloidal SiO2 binder as composite films [....] » Read More

Masayuki Yagi, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Masayuki Yagi
Oral Presentation
Masayuki Yagi, Niigata University, Japan

Water splitting by sunlight into molecular hydrogen and oxygen in artificial photosynthesis is a promising technology to settle the energy and environmental issues. In this context, much effort has been paid for development of molecular catalysts for water oxidation inspired by t [....] » Read More

Nikola Biliskov, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Nikola Biliškov
Oral Presentation
Nikola Biliskov, Ruder Boskovic Institute, Croatia (Hrvatska)

Mechanochemical reactions by ball milling are becoming increasingly popular across a wide range of chemical sciences, but understanding and evaluation of the processes included in these processes remain a persistent challenge. It is important to note that ex-situ measurements can [....] » Read More

Marco Paulo Gomes Sousa Lucas, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Marco Paulo Gomes Sousa Lucas
Oral Presentation
Marco Paulo Gomes Sousa Lucas, Universidade de Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro, Portugal

A novel approach for the intensification of ozonation of water and wastewater is presented using a highly efficient and compact Multi-Orifice Oscillatory Baffled Column (MOBC) ozonation contactor. The MOBC uniquely yielded full (i.e. 100%) use of the ozone supplied with a very sh [....] » Read More

Dmitri Gelman, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Dmitri Gelman
Oral Presentation
Dmitri Gelman, The Hebrew University, Israel

Reversible storage of hydrogen in the form of stable and relatively harmless chemical substances such as formic acid (FA) is one of the corner-stones of fossil fuels-free economy. Recently, Ru(III)-PC(sp3)P (where PC(sp3)P = modular dibenzobarrelene-based pincer ligand possessing [....] » Read More

Hideyuki Okumura, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Hideyuki Okumura
Oral Presentation
Hideyuki Okumura, Kyoto University, Japan

Heterogeneous photocatalysis is a photon-driven reaction process with multiple elementary steps or phenomena at the interphase interface, involving generation and transport of electrons, radicals, atoms and/or molecules. It has found various applications, particularly in the fiel [....] » Read More

Rasha Mohamed El Nashar, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Rasha Mohamed El Nashar
Oral Presentation
Rasha Mohamed El Nashar, Cairo University, Egypt

Molecularly imprinted polymers (MIPs) are synthetic materials with so many applications as recognition elements in many types of electrochemical sensors due to their very unique properties including: high thermal stability, longer shelf stability, reusability besides higher selec [....] » Read More

Yaxin Su, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Yaxin Su
Oral Presentation
Yaxin Su, Donghua University, China

Ag supported on Al2O3 catalyst showed good activity in the SCR of NO by HC agents. The resistance of Ag/Al2O3 catalysts to H2O and SO2 in the flue gas is a problem. Mg was used to modify the Ag/Al2O3 catalyst and the resistance of Ag/Al2O to SO2 can improved, but H2O had a great [....] » Read More

Osamu Tomita, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Osamu Tomita
Oral Presentation
Osamu Tomita, Kyoto University, Japan

Water splitting systems based on two-step photoexcitation, so-called Z-scheme systems, have recently been developed and proven as a promising approach to harvesting a wider range of visible light, because the water splitting reaction is separated into two parts, i.e., H2- and O2- [....] » Read More

Javier Fernandez Garcia, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Javier Fernandez Garcia
Oral Presentation
Javier Fernandez Garcia, University of Leeds, United Kingdom

Transient operation has been previously considered in many industrial processes where either heat recovery or production rate can be considerably improved as compared to steady-state operation. The effect of periodic temperature oscillations have been studied in the hydrogenation [....] » Read More

Zhonghua John Zhu, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Zhonghua (John) Zhu
Keynote Presentation
Zhonghua John Zhu, The University of Queensland, Australia

Solid oxide fuel cells (SOFCs) can effectively convert the chemical energy of fuels into electricity at an efficiency up to 60%. They typically operate at high temperature (800-1000oC) resulting in high costs, materials compatibility and durability challenges. Developing SOFCs th [....] » Read More

Pascal Granger, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Pascal Granger
Keynote Presentation
Pascal Granger, University of Lille, France

Kinetics for DeNOx reactions in three-way or lean conditions has been the subject of a huge number of investigations over mixed metal oxides and supported metallic catalysts, i.e., Platinum Group Metal. The complexity of these studies is usually related to the involvement of the [....] » Read More

Luisa Maria Gomez Sainero, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Luisa Maria Gomez Sainero
Keynote Presentation
Luisa Maria Gomez Sainero, Autonoma University of Madrid, Spain

Chloromethanes constitute very dangerous waste products from many industrial processes. Despite their harmful effects, and because of their particular physical and chemical properties, some of them like chloroform (TCM) and dichloromethane (DCM) are still widely used in industry, [....] » Read More

Valerie Meille, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Valerie Meille
Keynote Presentation
Valerie Meille, University of Lyon, France

A stirred Mahoney-Robinson reactor has been modified by replacing its basket (usually filled with catalytic beads or extrudates) by a coated solid foam of the same external dimensions (hollow cylinder). Foams were either made of polyurethane or of stainless steel and Pd/C and Pd/ [....] » Read More

Byeong Kyu Lee, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Byeong Kyu Lee
Keynote Presentation
Byeong Kyu Lee, University of Ulsan, Korea, Republic of

There have been many developed photocatalysts that could be applicable for pollutant removal and energy generation. The first part of the presentation can provide principle of photocatalysis, limitation of TiO2 photocatalysts, increasing solar energy utilization, modification met [....] » Read More

Juha Lehtonen, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Juha Lehtonen
Keynote Presentation
Juha Lehtonen, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd, Finland

Lignocellulosic biomass is the most abundant raw material to produce sustainable advanced traffic fuels. However, conversion of solid biomass to high quality liquid fuels has turned out to be challenging due to heterogeneous nature of biomass. Lignocellulosic biomass can be conve [....] » Read More

Richard E Palmer, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Richard E Palmer
Oral Presentation
Richard E Palmer, Swansea University, United Kingdom

Size-selected nanoparticles (atomic clusters) represent a new class of model systems for catalysis research. However very rarely have their structures been obtained from direct experimental measurements. The availability of aberration-corrected HAADF STEM is transforming our appr [....] » Read More

Pascal Fongarland, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Pascal Fongarland
Oral Presentation
Pascal Fongarland, University of Lyon 1 - LGPC, France

Due to the growing interest in the use of renewable energy sources, glycerol has become an important bio-building block. Catalytic oxidation of glycerol in liquid phase lead to add-value products such as glyceric, glycolic or tartronic acids, which can be used in food, cosmetics, [....] » Read More

Eneritz Fernandez Puertas, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Eneritz Fernandez Puertas
Oral Presentation
Eneritz Fernandez Puertas, GlaxoSmithKline, United Kingdom

In the pharmaceutical industry catalytic hydrogenation reactions are normally conducted in batch mode. However, these type of reactions tend to be benefit by continuous processing, as the catalytic continuous reactors offer a high catalyst loading, high pressure operation and enh [....] » Read More

Boris L Moroz, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Boris L Moroz
Oral Presentation
Boris L Moroz, G.K. Boreskov Institute of Catalysis, Russian Federation

It is well known that gold particles with a size of several nanometers exhibit a very high catalytic activity and/or unusual selectivity in numerous redox reactions. Different procedures have been developed for producing the catalysts containing Au nanoparticles on oxide supports [....] » Read More

Samia Mahouche C, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Samia Mahouche-Chergui
Oral Presentation
Samia Mahouche C, Université Paris-Est, France

As a new class of functional nanostructures, hairy carbon nanotubes (CNTs) consisting of CNTs-grafted chelatant polymers have attracted considerable attention in designing of metallic nanoparticles platforms. These metal NPs-based nanohybrids exhibit remarkable catalytic activity [....] » Read More

Tetiana Kulik, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Tetiana Kulik
Oral Presentation
Tetiana Kulik, Chuiko Institute of Surface Chemistry NASUu, Ukraine

The conversion of biomass into chemicals and fuels is the most promising avenue being considered by countries to help them reach their renewable energy and feedstock goals and move from hydrocarbon-based chemicals to bio-based chemicals. Non-food biomass is considered to be a fee [....] » Read More

Sorood Zahedi Abghari, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Sorood Zahedi Abghari
Oral Presentation
Sorood Zahedi Abghari, Research Institute of Petroleum Industry (RIPI), Iran (Islamic Republic of)

To lengthen the catalyst life cycle of a Pt-Re/γ-Al2O3 catalyst of Naphtha catalytic reforming process and to improve the yield of reformate, an optimization procedure was applied. At first a pilot plant was designed and set up. Based on the industrial operating condition o [....] » Read More

Gwladys Pourceau, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Gwladys Pourceau
Oral Presentation
Gwladys Pourceau, University of Picardie Jules Verne, France

Thanks to their renewability and abundance, the use of carbohydrates as biomass feedstock and their eco-friendly conversion into useful chemicals are becoming increasingly attractive to prepare products capable of replacing petroleum-based chemicals. Sugars are polyfunctional and [....] » Read More

Maria Chiara Spadaro, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Maria Chiara Spadaro
Oral Presentation
Maria Chiara Spadaro, Swansea University, United Kingdom

Heterogeneous and electrochemical catalysis is a diverse area of research that finds applications in clean energy technology and the reduction of environmental pollution. Among many metals, the current best catalysts typically rely on critical materials, such as platinum (Pt). As [....] » Read More

Muhammad Suleman, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Muhammad Suleman
Oral Presentation
Muhammad Suleman, Jiangsu University, China

Bioconvection has emerged as an important field of research due to its immense applications in environmental systems and engineering. In this article we investigated bioconvection in Darcy-Forchheimer flow of Maxwell nanofluid using Cattaneo-Christov model of heat flux under conv [....] » Read More

Yahya Zamani, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Yahya Zamani
Oral Presentation
Yahya Zamani, Gas Research division, Research Institute of Petroleum Industry(RIPI), National Iranian Oil Company; West Blvd, Iran (Islamic Republic of)

Fischer–Tropsch synthesis (FTS) is a route to produce liquid fuels from natural gas, coal and biomass. Ruthenium, iron and cobalt are most active metals for FTS. Cobalt preferentially produces more paraffinic hydrocarbons. Al2O3, TiO2 and SiO2 are currently used as supports [....] » Read More

Flor Shayegh, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Flor Shayegh
Oral Presentation
Flor Shayegh, Research Institute of Petroleum Industry(RIPI), National Iranian Oil Company; West Blvd, Iran (Islamic Republic of)

In recent years, the researchers are interested in making light Olefins (C2-C4) from Syngas other than the methods of catalytic cracking of naphtha and dehydrogenation of alkanes. The catalysts of iron and cobalt mixed with Manganese used for conversion of Synthesis Gas to hydroc [....] » Read More