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Yiannis Deligiannakis, Speaker at Chemical Engineering Conferences
Keynote Presentation (In-person)
Yiannis Deligiannakis, University of Ioannina, Greece

Establishing methods & protocols for synthesis of High-Performance Photocatalytic nanomaterials is a long-sought aim in science and economy. Technology-Readiness-Level (TRL) is a validation ladder that dictates the stages to achieve a successful  transition from Lab towa [....] » Read More

Dror Malka, Speaker at Chemistry
Keynote Presentation (In-person)
Dror Malka, Holon Institute of Technology (HIT), Israel

The study of designing a compact transverse electric (TE)/ transverse magnetic (TM) polarization multimode interference (MMI) combiner based on silicon slot-waveguide technology is proposed for solving the high demands for high-speed ability alongside more energy power and minimi [....] » Read More

Enrico Paris, Speaker at Chemistry
Oral Presentation (In-person)
Enrico Paris, CREA-IT & DIAEE, Italy

The research activity carried out responds to the need to find sustainable alternative energy sources. Gasification is a thermochemical energy conversion technique of biomass that allows to obtain a syngas, which can be stored or directly used as a fuel. In this work a prototypal [....] » Read More

Maria Louloudi, Speaker at Catalysis Conferences
Oral Presentation (In-person)
Maria Louloudi, University of Ioannina, Greece

Within the context of the forthcoming Hydrogen-Economy, catalytic H2-production under mild, near ambient P, T, conditions from C1-substrates e.g. HCOOH, HCHO, MeOH, represents highly potent technology. A key foreseen challenge is H2-production at high-rates i.e. Kg H2/hour, compl [....] » Read More

Faizan Ahmad, Speaker at Catalysis
Oral Presentation (In-person)
Faizan Ahmad, Teesside University, United Kingdom

Hydrogen economy relies on hydrogen as the commercial fuel that would deliver a substantial fraction of a nation's energy and services. Hydrogen technologies and policies have gained considerable attention as promising approaches for addressing energy and environmental issues [....] » Read More

Hoda Shafaghat, Speaker at Catalysis Conferences
Oral Presentation (In-person)
Hoda Shafaghat, RISE Research Institutes of Sweden, Sweden

Waste electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE) constitutes one of the fastest growing waste streams globally. In Europe, almost 10 kg per capita of WEEE has been collected during 2019 and more specifically, Sweden, where this study performed, the amount collected is even higher [....] » Read More

Krisztian Lorincz, Speaker at Catalysis
Oral Presentation (In-person)
Krisztian Lorincz, XiMo Hungary Ltd, Hungary

Research into the field of olefin metathesis has led to the development of two prominent classes of catalysts known as Schrock catalysts and Grubbs catalysts. The two classes differ significantly in terms of reactivity and functional group tolerance. XiMo Hungary Ltd. (part of Ve [....] » Read More

Christian Vianey Paz Lopez, Speaker at Environmental Catalysis
Oral Presentation (In-person)
Christian Vianey Paz Lopez, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand

Organic pollutants (OrPo) removal from wastewater is challenging, due to their unique behaviour, mechanisms and side effects. Advanced oxidation process (AOPs) is a group methods based on pollutants mineralization by generating highly reactive oxygen species (ROS), such as hydrox [....] » Read More

Ilhem OMRI, Speaker at Catalysis Conference
Oral Presentation (In-person)
Ilhem OMRI, National Institute of Applied Sciences and Technology, Tunisia

Pollution of water and soils with heavy metals is becoming one of the most severe environmental and human health hazards. Therefore, the application of heavy metal-solubilizing microorganisms is a promising approach for increasing heavy metal bioavailability in heavy metal amende [....] » Read More

Wael Hamd, Speaker at Chemistry
Oral Presentation (In-person)
Wael Hamd, University of Balamand, Lebanon

In recent years, photocatalysis has emerged as an eco-friendly method for the degradation of various types of organic pollutants in liquid and gas phases. More precisely, photocatalysts like Zinc oxide (ZnO) offer various advantages including low cost, chemical–physical sta [....] » Read More

Teresa Matoso Manguangua Victor, Speaker at Green Chemistry
Oral Presentation (In-person)
Teresa Matoso Manguangua Victor, Higher Polytechnic Institute of Technologies and Sciences, Angola

The Fluidized Catalytic Cracking (FCC) process of petroleum is employed in the petrochemical industry to transform the heavy fractions of distillation residues into light products with higher demand and added value, such as gasoline and LPG.  The FCC process employs zeolitic [....] » Read More

Hossam Ahmed Tieama, Speaker at Chemical Engineering Conferences
Oral Presentation (In-person)
Hossam Ahmed Tieama, Abu Qir Fertilizers and chemical industries Co.Alexandria, Egypt

The main objective of this work is to achieve a high performance membrane with respect to flux and rejection characteristics, with good hydrophilicity and mechanical properties by blending the main polymer cellulose acetate with polymers having desired qualities. The cellulose ac [....] » Read More

Guodong Qi, Speaker at Heterogeneous Catalysis
Oral Presentation (In-person)
Guodong Qi, Innovation Academy for Precision Measurement Science and Technology, China

The Meerwein-Ponndorf-Verley reduction of aldehydes and ketones and Oppenauer’s oxidation of alcohols (MPVO reactions) are important reactions in selective reduction of carbonyl groups under mild conditions. Recently, MPVO reactions have been considered as the bridge that c [....] » Read More

Freweyni Kassa Gebremariam, Speaker at Chemistry
Oral Presentation (In-person)
Freweyni Kassa Gebremariam, Mekelle University, Ethiopia

The compaction test Optimum moisture content (OMC) and Maximum dry density (MDD) has been acknowledged as an important parameter to characterize the strength/bearing capacity of earth structures. Technically, the compaction tests are carried out in the laboratory or in the field. [....] » Read More

Abdul Rhman H Muhammad, Speaker at Catalysis
Oral Presentation (In-person)
Abdul Rhman H Muhammad, Cairo University, Egypt

Recombinant bioluminescent bacteria are frequently directed towards use as environmental biosensors because it has high sensitivity, selectivity, costless, easy to use and function as rapid measurement to detect heavy metals. The bioluminescence of DF4/PUTK2 assay is based on usi [....] » Read More

Danuta Drozdowska, Speaker at Chemistry
Poster Presentation (In-person)
Danuta Drozdowska, Medical University of Bialystok, Poland

Amide bond formation is an important transformation in organic synthesis. These bonds are often present in many active derivatives characterized by a variety of pharmacological activities, e.g. anti-inflammatory, analgesic, antimicrobial or anticancer. The amide group is also a u [....] » Read More

Carola Bahamondes Donoso, Speaker at Chemistry
Poster Presentation (In-person)
Carola Bahamondes Donoso, Universidad Tecnológica Metropolitana , Chile

Laccase enzyme is a non-specific oxidoreductase that has great potential in the pharmaceutical, food, chemical and environmental industries. This enzyme, which is mainly produced by lignolytic fungi, catalyses oxidation-reduction reactions of compounds of phenolic [....] » Read More

Sung Chyr Lin, Speaker at Catalysis Conferences
Poster Presentation (In-person)
Sung Chyr Lin, National Chung Hsing University, Taiwan

The development and application of cellulose-based metal chelate-epoxy bifunctional adsorbent for the concomitant purification and immobilization of enzymes will be presented. Upon ?-cyclodextrin grafting, the adsorption capacity of the cellulose-based metal chelate adsorbent for [....] » Read More

Belarbi Kheira Lamia, Speaker at Chemistry
Poster Presentation (In-person)
Belarbi Kheira Lamia, University of Sciences and the Technology of Oran M-B-USTO-MB, Algeria

The molecular sieve used in the gas industry to remove water from this gas is discarded after four years of use, as these molecular sieves are no longer effective. Molecular sieves used in dryers in the gas industry to remove water from the gas to avoid clogging of pipes during s [....] » Read More

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

The metal ions well dispersed at zeolite framework are considered to be active sites of catalytic processes. Therefore, the incorporation of these metals into zeolites as isolated tetrahedral sites appears to be the important task. We have earlier shown that the incorporation of [....] » Read More

Kevin Kendall, Speaker at Green Chemistry Conference
Keynote Presentation (Virtual)
Kevin Kendall, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom

Green Hydrogen is increasing rapidly across Europe with the UK highly involved in the electrochemical catalysts required. This year is significant because proof is emerging that electrolysis based on solar and wind power can produce green hydrogen that can compete economically wi [....] » Read More

Pieter Samyn, Speaker at Chemical Engineering Conferences
Keynote Presentation (Virtual)
Pieter Samyn, SIRRIS–Department Innovations in Circular Economy, Belgium

The performance of fiber-reinforced polymer composites is determined by the interface compatibility. In particular, the hydrophilic nature of cellulose fibers dispersed in a hydrophobic matrix requires additional surface modification as traditionally done with chemical surface gr [....] » Read More

Osman Adiguzel, Speaker at Chemical Engineering Conferences
Keynote Presentation (Virtual)
Osman Adiguzel, Firat university, Turkey

Shape memory alloys take place in a class of adaptive structural materials called intelligent or smart materials by exhibiting a peculiar property called shape memory effect and superelasticity with the recoverability of two shapes at different conditions.  Shape memory effe [....] » Read More

Erik Christensen, Speaker at Catalysis Conferences
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Erik Christensen, Technical University of Denmark, Denmark

A setup for steam electrolysis as well as steam electrolysis combined with CO2 reduction at “Intermediate temperature” (240 -300oC) and elevated pressures (up to 30 bar) was constructed. This temperature range is placed in between the temperature range for proton exch [....] » Read More

Stefan Muller, Speaker at Homogeneous Catalysis
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Stefan Muller, Evonik Oxeno GmbH & Co. KG, Germany

The synthesis of carboxylic acids is of high importance for the chemical industry, as the resulting products can be found in multiple fields like pharmacy, cosmetics, polymer industry and other. The alkoxycarbonylation represents a very important reaction for these products as ac [....] » Read More

Paul Somerville, Speaker at Chemistry
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Paul Somerville, Self Lab, United Kingdom

Tackling climate change is the most urgent challenge we face, our efforts to stabilize temperatures so far have not had any impact. The purpose of this presentation is to explain my research findings. Over the course of many years, my understanding of how the atmos [....] » Read More

Elena Milyute, Speaker at Chemistry
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Elena Milyute, International Research Group, Lithuania

A variety of three forms of lonsdaleite was identified and studied during the crystallochemical formation of crystals in the bowels of the depth plasma fluid. From the study of the crystal-chemical and geometric properties of the minerals of kimberlite pipes and volcanic formatio [....] » Read More

Ashanendu Mandal, Speaker at Chemical Engineering Conferences
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Ashanendu Mandal, University of Calcutta, India

This research aims for adsorptive removal of phenol from wastewater by solid materials generated from biological wastes viz. guava tree bark, rice husk, neem leaves, activated carbon from coconut coir and industrial wastes viz. rice husk ash, red mud, clarified sludge from basic [....] » Read More

Jhonattan Manosalvas, Speaker at Catalysis Conferences
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Jhonattan Manosalvas, Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College, United States

Methane dehydroaromatization (MDA) reaction is typically catalyzed by a bifunctional Mo/H-ZSM-5 catalyst to produce benzene from methane (6CH4 → C6H6 + 9H2; ΔGo=432.5 kJ/mol). This reaction is one of the most complex problems of catalysis because of thermodynamic limit [....] » Read More

Haibo Ge, Speaker at Catalysis Conferences
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Haibo Ge, Texas Tech University, United States

The ubiquitous presence of sp3 C−H bonds in natural feedstock makes them inexpensive, easily accessible, and attractive synthons for the preparation of common and/or complex molecular frameworks in biologically active natural products, pharmaceutics, agrochemicals, and mate [....] » Read More

Milan Stojanovic, Speaker at Green Chemistry
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Milan Stojanovic, Columbia University Irving Medical Center, United States

Molecular cascades that analyze pairs or triplets of surface markers on individual cells in a manner of Boolean logic gates are based on chemical reaction networks comprising oligonucleotide-antibody conjugates and partially complementary oligonucleotides.  While traditional [....] » Read More

George Luis, Speaker at Environmental Catalysis
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
George Luis, Instituto Politécnico Nacional, Mexico

Emerging pollutants are compounds of different classes, where could find pesticides, drug pharmacists, personal care products, flame retardants, plasticizers, and nanoparticles. Their presence has been quantified in effluents of wastewater plants from different hospitals, princip [....] » Read More

Vitali Bakhtadze, Speaker at Catalysis Conference
Poster Presentation (Virtual)
Vitali Bakhtadze, Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, Georgia

Block carriers are widely used for the preparation of automotive catalysts. All known block catalysts contain platinum group metals. However, these catalysts are expensive and mechanically insufficiently strong due to the difficulty of achieving the necessary adhesion of the seco [....] » Read More

Gabriel Abarca Anjari, Speaker at Chemistry
Poster Presentation (Virtual)
Gabriel Abarca Anjari, Universidad Bernardo O'higgins, Chile

A novel series of Supported Ionic Liquids (SILPs) based on triazolium core were meticulously synthesized and harnessed as catalysts for facilitating the N-arylation of aryl halides with anilines. The synthesis procedure involved the adept chemical modification of triazoles throug [....] » Read More

Alec Groysman, Speaker at Catalysis Conferences
Keynote Presentation (Virtual)
Alec Groysman, Technion (Israeli Institute of Technology), Israel

The aim of this work is to analyze how corrosion risk management influences process safety. Both issues are wide and occupy an important niche in the chemical industry. Corrosion risk management includes identifying, analyzing, assessing, and managing corrosion hazards. Process s [....] » Read More

Marta Litter, Speaker at Catalysis Conferences
Keynote Presentation (Virtual)
Marta Litter, University of General San Martin, Argentina

The presence of heavy metals and metalloids in water represents nowadays one of the most important environmental problems. These species have infinite lifetimes, and chemical or biological treatments present severe restrictions or are economically prohibitive. Hexavalent chromium [....] » Read More

Thomas J Colacot, Speaker at Chemical Engineering Conferences
Keynote Presentation (Virtual)
Thomas J Colacot, MilliporeSigma, United States

Ferrocene-based unsymmetrical bis phosphines, Fc (PAd2)(PR2) (R= Ph, Cy, iPr and tBu) abbreviated as MPhos ligands, as well as their corresponding (MPhos)PdCl2 complexes as pre-catalysts were developed in very good yields and fully characterized. These complexes as precatalysts w [....] » Read More

Thomas J Webster, Speaker at Chemical Engineering Conferences
Keynote Presentation (Virtual)
Thomas J Webster, Interstellar Therapeutics, United States

Nanomaterials have been widely tested in vitro and in small order animal studies for decades. Results have shown greater tissue growth, decreased bacteria growth, and inhibited inflammation. However, few, if any, studies exist examining human tissue response to nanomaterials. Thi [....] » Read More

Ghadamgahi Sedigheh, Speaker at Nanocatalysts
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Ghadamgahi Sedigheh, Islamic Azad University, Iran (Islamic Republic of)

Recently, graphene oxide and its products have been recognized as a common nanostructure material due to many applications. The synthesis of graphene oxide besides the extract of Juglans Nigra leaves caused to fabrication of Ag-shaped nanocomposites. The extract was added to 15 a [....] » Read More

Eleonora Aneggi, Speaker at Chemistry
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Eleonora Aneggi, University of Udine, Italy

Selective oxidation of alcohols to aldehydes or ketones is a fundamental process in organic chemistry and the development of green and sustainable transformations are strongly required. Indeed, the traditional reaction requires large amounts of solvent and oxidant, causing seriou [....] » Read More

Sergey Suchkov, Speaker at Catalysis
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Sergey Suchkov, Institute for Global Health of MGUPP, Russian Federation

Traditionally a disease has been defined by its clinical presentation and observable characteristics, not by the underlying molecular mechanisms, pathways and systems biology-related processes specific to a particular patient (ignoring persons-at-risk). A new systems approach to [....] » Read More

Delia Teresa Sponza, Speaker at Catalysis Conference
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Delia Teresa Sponza, Dokuz Eylul University, Turkey

The treatment of three sulfonamides  namely sulfadiazine (SDZ), sulfathiazole (STZ) and sulfamerazine (SMZ) were performed  via adsorption process to reused MXene doped to  bismuth ferrite (MXene/ BiFeO3) nanocomposite.  The adsorption activity  of MXene/ [....] » Read More

Ram Sambhar Shukla, Speaker at Catalysis Conferences
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Ram Sambhar Shukla, CSIR-Central Salt and Marine Chemicals Research Institute (CSMCRI), India

Transformation of carbon oxides, carbon monoxide and carbon dioxide, to organic chemicals is demanding area of research due to environmental concern on one side and utilization of the carbon oxides as feed stocks to produce chemicals on the other side. Severe environmental concer [....] » Read More

Igor V Shevchenko, Speaker at Chemistry
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Igor V Shevchenko, M.P. Semenenko Institute of Geochemistry Mineralogy and Ore Formation, Ukraine

We have found chemical evidence for the ability of water to replicate and reproduce the size of its clusters. On mixing water with organic solvents, for example with acetonitrile, water does not decompose into individual molecules, but forms clusters, the size of which can vary f [....] » Read More

Suresh C Ameta, Speaker at Chemistry
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Suresh C Ameta, Paher University, India

The world is facing two major problems these days: Ever increasing pollution and scarcity of energy resources. Advanced Oxidation Processes are eco-friendly pathways and photocatalysis is one of these processes, which can provide a solution to both these issues. Hydrogen is advoc [....] » Read More

Delia Teresa Sponza, Speaker at Catalysis Conference
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Delia Teresa Sponza, Dokuz Eylul University, Turkey

In this study the pollutants (COD,CODdis, TOC, BOD5, TSS, TDS, color) were degraded by Fe2O3-TiO2 nanocomposite produced under laboratory conditions. The effects of pollutant concentration  (COD dis=  500,  700,  1000, 1500 and 2000 mg/l),photocatalytic power [....] » Read More

Jessica do Rocio de Paula de Oliveira, Speaker at Nanocatalysts
Oral Presentation (Virtual)
Jessica do Rocio de Paula de Oliveira, Universidade Tecnológica Federal do Paraná, Brazil

This study describes the synthesis of an innovative nanomaterial of cobalt ferrite functionalized in niobium pentoxide CoFe2O4@Nb2O5 synthesized by green synthesis using orange peel extract. The material values the combination of a magnetic material (which allows easy recovery af [....] » Read More