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Catalysis 2021

Teresa Poerio, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Teresa Poerio
Keynote Presentation
Teresa Poerio, CNR-ITM, Italy

The search for alternative methods to those applied for chemical production at an industrial level, such as reduction and oxidation processes, has become more intense. Many studies emphasize the innovative potentialities and the emerged role of the membrane reactors (MRs) [1,2] f [....] » Read More

Palanichamy Manikandan, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Palanichamy Manikandan
Keynote Presentation
Palanichamy Manikandan, Clariant Corporation, United States

Styrene is one of the major commodity chemicals/monomers used for the production of different polymeric materials such as polystyrene (PS), acrylonitrile-butadiene-styrene (ABS) and styrene-butadiene rubber, which find their use in several segments including packing materials, au [....] » Read More

Deepak Ganta, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Deepak Ganta
Keynote Presentation
Deepak Ganta, Texas A&M International Boulevard, United States

Natural plant-based dye-sensitized solar cells (DSSCs) gained significance due to their low cost, non-toxicity, environmental friendliness and availability. Plant dyes serve as a sensitizer, which absorbs sunlight and converts solar energy into electric energy with the aid of tit [....] » Read More

Yuyuan Zhao, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Yuyuan Zhao
Keynote Presentation
Yuyuan Zhao, University of Liverpool, United Kingdom

This presentation gives a short overview of the characteristic properties of porous metals manufactured by powder metallurgy based space-holder methods. In this family of methods, a metal powder is first mixed with a filler material in the powder form. The mixture is then compact [....] » Read More

Keyur Bhatt, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Keyur Bhatt
Oral Presentation
Keyur Bhatt, Ganpat University, India

Calix(4)pyrrole-palladium nanoparticles synthesis with the help of meso-modified hydroxy calix(4)pyrrole (OHCP) derivatives. OHCP-PdNPs utilized for the C-C coupling reactions as an efficient nanocatalyst. This study includes the stability as well as pH studies of fine PdNps. OHC [....] » Read More

Ozgur Arar, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Ozgur Arar
Oral Presentation
Ozgur Arar, Ege University, Turkey

Phosphorus is widely used in agriculture and industry. It is an important substance in the human body but excessive phosphorus in the water system may cause environmental problems known as eutrophication. In this work, the electrodeionization (EDI) technique was applied for the r [....] » Read More

Orlando Elguera, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Orlando Elguera
Oral Presentation
Orlando Elguera, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Brazil

This study is aimed to review the topics of chemical engineering to take in consideration for the scaling-up of reactors, in order to perform processes based on the application of the sonochemistry at industrial level. Sonochemistry is an emergent technology, defined as chemistry [....] » Read More

Hyeyoung Shin, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Hyeyoung Shin
Oral Presentation
Hyeyoung Shin, Chungnam National University, Korea, Republic of

Electrocatalyst is a key component to applications of electrochemistry in energy and environment. Metal oxides/ oxyhydroxides are promising electrocatalysts beyond metals which have been mainly used as electocatalysts but suffered from its intrinsic limitation in the optimization [....] » Read More

Ben Tayeb Karima, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Ben Tayeb Karima
Oral Presentation
Ben Tayeb Karima, University of Lille, France

The behavior and the structural properties of organic radical species (ORs) in their native hydrocarbon environment as a function of temperature was investigated by electron paramagnetic resonance spectroscopy (EPR). Five petroleum fractions derived from the same initial crude oi [....] » Read More

Antonia Iazzetti, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Antonia Iazzetti
Oral Presentation
Antonia Iazzetti, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Italy

The benzo[b]furan core is a motif present in several natural and unnatural pharmacologically active compounds exhibiting various biological properties including anti-infiammatory, anti-oxidant, anti-arrhythmic, hemostatic, antimicrobial, anti-viral, antifungal, and anti-tumor act [....] » Read More

Mayra E Manzanera Estrada, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Mayra E Manzanera Estrada
Oral Presentation
Mayra E Manzanera Estrada, Instituto Tecnològico Superior Zacatecas Sur, Mexico

I n this work we report a series of Cu(II) complexes [Cu(N-N)2 (X)] +, (N-N = substituted 1,10-phenanthroline derivatives and X = Cl− or NO3 −), with tunable E1/2 for electrochemical reduction [CuII(N-N)2 (X)]+ + 1e− ? [CuI (N-N)2 ]+X−. The disproportion o [....] » Read More

Ervin Kovacs, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Ervin Kovacs
Oral Presentation
Ervin Kovacs, Research Centre for Natural Sciences, Hungary

Olefin metathesis plays an important role in the field of pharmaceuticals, materials and petrochemical processes. Olefin metathesis is a catalytic process which involves a pair of carbon-carbon double bonds to be rearranged in order to form new products. This can be more valuable [....] » Read More

Ashanendu Mandal, Speaker at  Catalysis Conferences
Oral Presentation
Ashanendu Mandal, University Of Calcutta, India

Phenol being toxic in nature needs to be removed from wastewater before its discharge. This research aims for removal of phenol through adsorption process using several low-cost adsorbents. Four bio-adsorbents such as guava tree bark, rice husk, neem leaves, activated carbon from [....] » Read More

Devalina Ray, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Devalina Ray
Oral Presentation
Devalina Ray, Amity University, India

Nitrogen containing heterocycles and their analogues are ubiquitous organic scaffolds found in nature and are known as medicinally important pharmacophores, among which azoles, pyrroles, indoles and quinolines have the most frequent occurrence. Hence, the synthetic exploration an [....] » Read More

Haider Almkhelfe, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Haider Almkhelfe
Oral Presentation
Haider Almkhelfe, Kansas State University, Iraq

We have demonstrated scalable and selective synthesis of carbon nanotubes (CNTs), carbon nanofibers (CNFs), and onion-like carbon (OLC) in a batch reactor using supercritical fluids (SCF) as reaction media. The process utilizes toluene and alcohols (ethanol, propanol, and butanol [....] » Read More

Anaam Al Shaikh Ali, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Anaam Al Shaikh Ali
Oral Presentation
Anaam Al Shaikh Ali, Saudi Aramco, Research and Development Center, Saudi Arabia

Liquid organic chemical hydride is a promising candidate for hydrogen storage and its easy transport. Dehydrogenation of methylcyclohexane (MCH) to toluene (TOL) has been considered as one of the feasible cycles for hydrogen carrier, but selective dehydrogenation of MCH has onl [....] » Read More

Rocio Redon, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Rocio Redon
Oral Presentation
Rocio Redon, National Autonomous University of Mexico, Mexico

Palladium(0) nanoparticles have been widely used in cross coupling reactions, including Heck reactions. For this study, we obtained palladium(0) nanoparticles in colloidal suspension using different combinations of solvents and reducing methods under aerobic conditions. The varia [....] » Read More

Riam Abu Much, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Riam Abu Much
Oral Presentation
Riam Abu Much, The Academic Arab College for Education in Haifa, Israel

Nanoscience and nanotechnology (NST) are at the forefront of modern science in the 21st century. Nanotechnology applications are penetrating all aspects of society, affecting humans’ everyday life and needs, in addition to their great contribution to the prosperity of the w [....] » Read More

Boucheloukh Hadjira, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Boucheloukh Hadjira
Oral Presentation
Boucheloukh Hadjira, University of Constantine, Algeria

To optimize water purification and wastewater treatment by heterogeneous photocatalysis we utilize a NiFe2 O4 or as a catalyst and solar irradiation as a source of energy. In this concept an organic substance present in many industrial effluents was chosen: naproxen ((S)-6-methox [....] » Read More

Miryusif Mirbabayev, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Miryusif Mirbabayev
Oral Presentation
Miryusif Mirbabayev, Azerbaijan Technical University, Azerbaijan

In modern chemical technology, adsorption devices are widely used for the interaction of substances in various states of aggregation. The desire to intensify the operation of industrial adsorbers leads to an increase in the speed of phase movement, an increase in local and averag [....] » Read More

Pierre Chevalier, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Pierre Chevalier
Keynote Presentation
Pierre Chevalier, Dow Silicones Belgium SPRL, Belgium

The platinum-catalyzed hydrosilylation reaction between a silicon-hydrogen and a carbon-carbon double bond is one of the foundational chemistries for the silicone industry. Since first reported in 1957, this addition reaction has been extensively used for the industrial productio [....] » Read More

Bunsho Ohtani, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Bunsho Ohtani
Keynote Presentation
Bunsho Ohtani, Hokkaido University, Japan

How can we design solid photocatalysts? What is the decisive factor controlling photocatalytic activities? So-called bandstructure model (BSM), electrons in a valence band (VB) of a photocatalyst is photoexcited to a conduction band (CB), leaving positive holes in VB, and electro [....] » Read More

Matteo Tonezzer, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Matteo Tonezzer
Keynote Presentation
Matteo Tonezzer, IMEM-CNR, Italy

Resistive sensors based on metal oxide nanostructures are very interesting because they are tiny, simple, cheap to fabricate and to use, possibly low power consuming, and can sense almost any gas. Unfortunately, this last property is not so positive, because it means that these s [....] » Read More

Osman Adiguzel, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Osman Adiguzel
Keynote Presentation
Osman Adiguzel, Firat University, Turkey

Shape memory effect is a peculiar property exhibited by a series of alloy systems in the β-phase fields. These alloys have dual characteristics called thermoelasticity and superelasticity, governed by successive thermal and stress induced martensitic transformations, and per [....] » Read More

Linda Zh Nikoshvili, Speaker at 
Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Linda Zh Nikoshvili
Oral Presentation
Linda Zh Nikoshvili, Tver State Technical University,, Russian Federation

Among different polymers nanostructured cross-linked aromatics have the greatest potential as catalytic supports due to their exceptional thermal and chemical stability and preservation of the active phase morphology. Hyper-crosslinked aromatic polymers (HAPs) allow using its mic [....] » Read More

Dawid Soloducha, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Dawid Sołoducha
Oral Presentation
Dawid Soloducha, West Pomeranian University of Technology in Szczecin, Poland

The study investigated the possibility of conducting mixing process in a custom mixing system equipped with a magnetic field generator. The aim of presented work was to apply magnetic fields (rotating magnetic field, static magnetic field, pulsating magnetic field and oscillating [....] » Read More

Mahdi Bourassi, Speaker at 
Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Mahdi Bourassi
Oral Presentation
Mahdi Bourassi, Environnemental Science, Czech Republic

Emerging contaminants have serious effects on the environment. Especially contaminants loaded with used water, which affect fauna, flora, and contaminate soils. Antibiotics are considered as an emerged threat originated from leaking and incompletely treated wastewater loaded with [....] » Read More

Bouaziz Lydia, Speaker at 
Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Bouaziz Lydia
Oral Presentation
Bouaziz Lydia, Laboratory of Functional Organic Analysis, Algeria

Parabens, esters of p-hydroxybenzoic acid (including methylparaben (MeP), ethylparaben (EthP), propylparaben (PrP) and butylparaben (BuP)), are homologous molecules used in industry due to their antimicrobial activity. These molecules are also present naturally in many ecosystems [....] » Read More

Jelena T Petrovic, Speaker at 
Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Jelena T Petrovic
Oral Presentation
Jelena T Petrovic, Institute for Technology of Nuclear and Other Raw Mineral Materials, Serbia

Within this study, the potential application of grape pomace hydrochar as a potential adsorbent of lead ions from aqueous solutions will be investigated for the first time. For preparation of hydrochar, the grape pomace was hydrothermally carbonized in aqueous medium at 220 ° [....] » Read More

Bhavana B Kulkarni, Speaker at 
Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Bhavana B Kulkarni
Oral Presentation
Bhavana B Kulkarni, Materials Science & Catalysis Division, India

Development of new strategies for tandem reactions that demands composite catalyst with multifunctionality is essential for bio-oil upgradation. This work focuses on a model bio-oil-upgrading method, one-pot hydrogenation-esterification (OHE) of furfural with acetic acid for the [....] » Read More

Binitha N Narayanan, Speaker at 
Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Binitha N Narayanan
Oral Presentation
Binitha N Narayanan, Sree Neelakanta Government Sanskrit College Pattambi, India

eing renewable and clean-burning, biodiesel, originated from triglyceride oils/fats, get relevance over conventional diesel fuels. Among the different triglyceride sources, waste cooking oil has high significance in terms of price and effective use of waste material. Highly reusa [....] » Read More

Ozlem  Alptekin, Speaker at 
Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Ozlem  Alptekin
Oral Presentation
Ozlem Alptekin, Cukurova University, Turkey

Enzymes are molecules in most protein structures that catalyze important biochemical reactions in living organisms. But in the early 2000s, studies have shown that enzymes can also be used in drug synthesis. Chemical syntheses may damage the environment, require the use of chemic [....] » Read More

Riheb Mabrouk, Speaker at 
Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Riheb Mabrouk
Oral Presentation
Riheb Mabrouk, University of Monastir, Tunisia

This work performs a numerical investigation of time-dependent forced convection heat transfer in a rectangular openended channel fully filled with a porous structure (metal foam) and saturated with a phase change material (PCM) which is the paraffin. The unsteady two-dimensional [....] » Read More

Nurul Islam Siddique, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Nurul Islam Siddique
Oral Presentation
Nurul Islam Siddique, University Malaysia Terengganu, Malaysia

Unlike wastes digested together might be the enhancement of needs for the micro-organisms drew in with anaerobic digestion. In the present study, the influence of supplements on the digestion of cultivating substrates was evaluated. An improvement plan which serves a critical job [....] » Read More

Jeasmin Akter, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Jeasmin Akter
Poster Presentation
Jeasmin Akter, Jeonbuk National University, Korea, Republic of

TiO2 is an effective photocatalyst; however, its wide bandgap limits its usefulness to the UV region. As a solution to this problem, a convenient route was developed for the selective preparation of two stable nanocomposites, Ti3+/TiO2 /CNT and Ti3+/TiO2 /carbon layer, from the s [....] » Read More

Tomasz Borowski, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Tomasz Borowski
Poster Presentation
Tomasz Borowski, , West Pomeranian University of Technology in Szczecin, Poland

Static or alternating magnetic fields may be used to increase the process intensity instead of the mechanical mixing. Static magnetic fields are used as electromagnetic brakes and alternating magnetic fields are commonly used as electromagnetic stirrers. For example, the rotating [....] » Read More

Kamila Splinter, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Kamila Splinter
Poster Presentation
Kamila Splinter, West Pomeranian University of Technology in Szczecin, Poland

The study on the possibility of the synthesis of iron pigments based on a waste iron(II) sulfate from the production of titanium dioxide by the Sulfate Process in Grupa Azoty Zak?ady Chemiczne “POLICE” S.A. The work uses solid wastes from the 1980s, which have not bee [....] » Read More

Swati saini, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Swati saini
Poster Presentation
Swati saini, CSIR-Indian Institute of Petroleum, India

The production of aromatics and other petrochemicals from renewable sources will be a sustainable approach and reduce the loads on fossil resources. Eventually, it will help reduce the emission of greenhouse gases produced with these materials’ combustion. In this work, cat [....] » Read More

Richard Ahorsu, Speaker at 
Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Richard Ahorsu
Poster Presentation
Richard Ahorsu, Rovira I Virgili University, Spain

Concern over global climate change has spurred the development of new pathways for using biomass waste as a raw source for biofuels and commercial chemicals. The utilization of furfural and ketones as feedstocks for aldol condensation and dehydration/hydrogenation to synthesize d [....] » Read More

Olga Bartlewicz, Speaker at 
Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Olga Bartlewicz
Poster Presentation
Olga Bartlewicz, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poland

Catalytic processes are one of the most important branches of the chemistry. Heterogeneous catalysts which reduce the costs of the reaction and enable their easy isolation and reuse, are very important aspects of this field. One of the more and more used heterogenization method o [....] » Read More

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