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Catalysis 2022

Stanislaw Dzwigaj, Speaker at Speaker for Catalysis Conference- Stanislaw Dzwigaj
Keynote Presentation
Stanislaw Dzwigaj, Sorbonne-Universite-CNRS, Laboratoire de Reactivite de Surface, 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

Eleonora Aneggi, Speaker at Catalysis Conferences
Keynote Presentation
Eleonora Aneggi, University of Udine, Italy

Innovations in water technology are fundamental to finding solutions to the nowadays challenges: climate change, resource shortages, emerging contaminant, urbanization and sustainable development. Nowadays the use of conventional wastewater processes is becoming increasingly chal [....] » Read More

Anne M Gaffney, Speaker at Catalysis Conferences
Keynote Presentation
Anne M Gaffney, University of South Carolina, United States

To address the issue of waste plastics in landfills, a hybrid approach is proposed. This would use low temperature plasma pretreatment followed by catalytic cracking to augment the conversion of waste polyolefins into monomers, intermediates, new polymers and value-added chemical [....] » Read More

 Haibo Ge, Speaker at Catalysis Conferences
Keynote Presentation
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

Tokeer Ahmad, Speaker at Catalysis Conferences
Keynote Presentation
Tokeer Ahmad, Jamia Millia Islamia, India

Multifunctional nanostructures find the possibility for their applications in water splitting processes for hydrogen generation as a renewable source of green energy. Photocatalytic generation of hydrogen in water splitting process by using as-prepared nanoparticles has also been [....] » Read More

Jose C Conesa, Speaker at Catalysis Conferences
Oral Presentation
Jose C Conesa, Institute of Catalysis and Petroleum Chemistry, Spain

Many sulphide semiconductors are photocatalytically active in significant ranges of the visible spectrum; our group has shown this, specifically, for In2S3 and SnS2 (R. Lucena et al., Catal. Commun. 2012, 20, 1; ibid. Appl. Catal. A: General, 2012, 415-416, 111). Furthermore, by [....] » Read More

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

The simultaneous digestion of many substrates could explain the growth in demand for organisms drawn in by anaerobic digestion. This study looked into the effect of supplements on the co-digestion of growth substrates. An extra improvement plan that expects a critical occupancy i [....] » Read More

Miroslaw Szukiewicz, Speaker at Catalysis Conferences
Oral Presentation
Miroslaw Szukiewicz, Rzeszow University of Technology, Poland

The kinetics of heterogeneous catalytic reactions is the topic of theoretical and practical importance. Theoretical aspects are concerned with determination of the process run, stages, limitations etc., while in practical applications kinetic experiments were applied to assist re [....] » Read More

Agnieszka Szymaszek Wawryca, Speaker at Catalysis Conferences
Oral Presentation
Agnieszka Szymaszek Wawryca, AGH University of Science and Technology, Poland

The emission of nitrogen oxides (NOx) from stationary and mobile sources is among very significant environmental issues. According to the Best Available Techniques, currently the most efficient method to reduce NOx production is selective catalytic reduction with ammonia (NH3-SCR [....] » Read More

Olaf Dybinski, Speaker at Chemical Engineering and Technology Conferences
Oral Presentation
Olaf Dybinski, Warsaw University of Technology, Poland

During presentation, results of experiments of fuelling Molten Carbonate Fuel Cell with low molecular liquid fuels (methanol, ethanol, propanol isomers, butanol and glycerol) will be presented. As MCFC temperature during operation reaches 650°C and anode is made of nickel, wh [....] » Read More

Alexander Fernandez de la Torre, Speaker at Catalysis Conferences
Oral Presentation
Alexander Fernandez de la Torre, University of Concepcion, Chile

The efficient design, scalable synthesis of biologically relevant compounds with high structural similarity to natural products remains a challenge to chemical synthesis areas. Metal transition catalysts have been extensively employed for the synthesis of bioactive compounds.1 Ho [....] » Read More

Paulina Urrutia Acevedo, Speaker at Catalysis
Oral Presentation
Paulina Urrutia Acevedo, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso, Chile

Naringin and limonin are the two main bitter compounds of citrus products such as grapefruit juice. To reduce or remove bitterness in citrus juices below the threshold level for consumer acceptability, several physicochemical and biochemical strategies have been developed; howeve [....] » Read More

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

Phenol being a severe environmental pollutant needs to be removed from wastewater before its surface discharge. Adsorptive removal of phenol is gaining popularity due to its low cost and many researchers are still focusing on the application of new adsorbents. This research aims [....] » Read More

Bhuvanasundari, Speaker at Catalysis Events
Oral Presentation
Bhuvanasundari, IIT Madras, India

Sulfamethoxazole (SMX) is one of the widely used antibiotics in human and animal medical treatments. Traces of unexploited SMX are found in surface and ground waters, which cause the emergence of antibiotic resistance bacteria and antibiotic resistance genes. Due to low biodegrad [....] » Read More

S Girish Kumar, Speaker at Catalysis Conferences
Oral Presentation
S Girish Kumar, CMR University, India

The non-metal co-doped titania finds promising for the design and development of solar light harvesting photocatalyst. In particular, tridoping of C-N-S into TiO2 has been very attractive because of its unique features like simultaneous and relatively low energy substitution [....] » Read More

Khalida Naseem, Speaker at Catalysis Conferences
Oral Presentation
Khalida Naseem, University of Central Punjab, Pakistan

Industrial effluents consist of various toxic dyes and nitro-aromatic compounds that are harmful to environment and cause water pollution at large level. Therefore, removal/degradation of these toxic pollutants from the wastewater sources is need of time. Here, silver nanoparticl [....] » Read More

Nikolaos C Kokkinos, Speaker at Catalysis Conferences
Keynote Presentation
Nikolaos C Kokkinos, International Hellenic University, Greece

Many novel precursor catalysts, catalytic systems and even catalytic processes are being developed and studied in research laboratories without being able to reach chemical industry. Laboratories and institutes usually consume resources for further studying novel catalytic proces [....] » Read More

E K T Siva Kumar, Speaker at Catalysis Conferences
Keynote Presentation
E K T Siva Kumar, Anna University, India

In this study, we have been synthesized porous hybrid N-doped graphene oxide (NGO)-WO3 composite for photo degradation efficiency tested with methyl orange (MO) decomposition under visible-light irradiation. The NGO- WO3 composite were synthesized by a by microwave-assisted hydro [....] » Read More

Egwu Eric Kalu, Speaker at Catalysis Conferences
Oral Presentation
Egwu Eric Kalu, Florida A&M University, United States

Electrocatalyst composite consisting of copper (Cu), nickel (Ni), molybdenum (Mo) phosphorus (P) was synthesized and evaluated for the electro-oxidation of glycerol. An autocatalytic chemical reaction technique in an aqueous media containing the component ions of the composite wa [....] » Read More

Sibo Lin, Speaker at Catalysis Conferences
Oral Presentation
Sibo Lin, Aramco Americas - Boston Research Center, United States

Titanium- and aluminum-catalyzed ethylene dimerization  to 1-butene (AlphaButol process) has been practiced industrially for decades, yet inevitable reactor fouling with polyethylene byproduct remains a fundamental challenge. Spectroscopic data has shown that a complex mixtu [....] » Read More

Victor Cerda, Speaker at International Catalysis Congress
Oral Presentation
Victor Cerda, Sciware Systems, Spain

The development of automatic analyzers based on flow techniques, like FIA, MSFIA, SIA, MPFS, etc., involves the use and continuous innovation of fluidic devices. The new trends go toward miniaturization of sophisticated fluidic platforms, like chips, requiring continuous advances [....] » Read More

Fee Johanna Kaeufer, Speaker at Catalysis Conferences
Oral Presentation
Fee Johanna Kaeufer, Leibniz Institute for Plasma Science and Technology, Germany

To this day conventional wastewater treatment plants are not able to eliminate all organic pollutants That is why the development of new technologies is necessary. An option that has shown promising results is the application of different advanced oxidation processes (AOP). They [....] » Read More

Juan David Gonzalez, Speaker at Catalysis Conferences
Oral Presentation
Juan David Gonzalez, Remington University, Colombia

The effect of surface coverage (θ) on single NO*, N* and O* and double NO*–(N*−Pt), NO*−(O*–Pt), N*– (O*−Pt) and O*–(N*−Pt) co-adsorbed systems on Pt(211) stepped surface has been studied by using periodic density functional t [....] » Read More

Jose Hernandez Torres, Speaker at International Catalysis Congress
Oral Presentation
Jose Hernandez Torres, Chilean Nuclear Energy Commission, Chile

This study shows the technical feasibility to recover uranium from copper Pregnant Leaching Solutions (PLS) using ion-exchange, after a removal of chloride ions using the electrodialysis (ED) technique. The original copper PLS solutions came from the National Copper Corporation ( [....] » Read More

Prashanth S Adarakatti, Speaker at Catalysis Meetings
Oral Presentation
Prashanth S Adarakatti, SVM Arts, Science & Commerce College, India

A simple and novel strategy for electrocatalytic detection of mercury(II) ion was successfully achieved on nickel ferrite embedded graphitic carbon nitride modified screen-printed electrode (g-C3N4/NiFe2O4/SPE). g-C3N4/NiFe2O4 composite was prepared by co-precipitation method and [....] » Read More

Saeedeh Hashemian, Speaker at Catalysis Conferences
Oral Presentation
Saeedeh Hashemian, Islamic Azad University, Iran (Islamic Republic of)

The increasing industrial and human activities have caused an increase on the discharge of wastewater into the water resources. Phenol is a major pollutant found in the wastewater of several industries. Phenol is very dangerous, harmful, and causes excretion of dark urine, impair [....] » Read More

Saeedeh Hashemian, Speaker at Catalysis Conferences
Oral Presentation
Saeedeh Hashemian, Islamic Azad University, Iran (Islamic Republic of)

Metal-organic frameworks (MOFs) have developed as promising crystalline materials because of their esthetically pleasing structures. The crystal structures of MOFs can be customized depending on the metal and ligand choice as also on the solvents and reaction conditions employed. [....] » Read More

Sujoy Kumar Dey, Speaker at Catalysis Conferences
Oral Presentation
Sujoy Kumar Dey, Sikkim Manipal University, India

Nowadays research in the biopolymers are prominent area for research in medical fields. The metallic implants are used in many numbers for the orthopedic surgeries. But some unavoidable issues are arising after surgeries like stress-shielding, osteogenesis imperfection, etc. To o [....] » Read More

Meera Yadav, Speaker at Catalysis Conferences
Oral Presentation
Meera Yadav, North Eastern Regional Institute of Science and Technology, India

Heme enzymes known as peroxidases (E.C. use hydrogen peroxide as an electron acceptor to catalyse a variety of oxidative processes. There are two significant environmental challenges that are driving the current interest in catalytic bioconversions. (i) Using H2O2 as an [....] » Read More

 Mahta Badienezhad, Speaker at Catalysis Conferences
Oral Presentation
Mahta Badienezhad, University of Guilan, Iran (Islamic Republic of)

Currently, The effects of acid activation, surface area and pore structure of Fluid catalytic cracking (FCC) have shown enormous potential in the oil refinery industry. FCC catalysts are continuously being modified and new systems developed to meet changing demands, e.g. the abil [....] » Read More

Vempuluru Navakoteswara Rao, Speaker at Catalysis Events
Poster Presentation
Vempuluru Navakoteswara Rao, National Nanofab Center, Korea, Republic of

Photocatalytic hydrogen generation and room temperature gas sensors are promising to minimize environmental pollution and carbon-based gas emissions [1]. In this work, TiO2 nanoparticles grown onto CdS nanorods were designed via two-stage facile synthesis to obtain 1D/0D unique h [....] » Read More

Monika Papsdorf, Speaker at Catalysis Conferences
Poster Presentation
Monika Papsdorf, Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznan, Poland

Ionophore antibiotics are a large group of naturally-occurring compounds produced by different species of Streptomyces [1]. There are common used in the animal husbrandy industry and veterinary as e.g. feed additives and medicine. Lasalocid acid is classified as the most often ut [....] » Read More

Sadhna Mathura, Speaker at Catalysis Conferences
Poster Presentation
Sadhna Mathura, University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa

2,2’-Dipyrromethanes (dipyrranes) are a class of ligand that is partially conjugated and comprising two pyrrole rings fused at the meso carbon atom (Fig1a). These ligand systems serve as precursors for the synthesis of porphyrins and related macrocyclic structures. Formed b [....] » Read More

Odette Concepcion, Speaker at Catalysis Conferences
Poster Presentation
Odette Concepcion, University of Concepcion, Chile

The asymmetric synthesis of cyclic compounds in special 5-membered carbocyclic ring systems is of grand importance, once this scaffold is widely found in numerous medicinal and biologically active compounds. 1 For this porpoise, metal transition catalyst is extensively used;2 how [....] » Read More

Azam Samiei, Speaker at Catalysis Conferences
Poster Presentation
Azam Samiei, Chemistry and Chemical Engineering Research Center of Iran, Iran (Islamic Republic of)

Zeolite Y with Faujasite structure includes high surface area, high thermal/hydrothermal stability, and large pore volume. Tunable acidity is responsible for its application as an acid catalyst in several crucial industrial chemical processes. The micro-porous structure of zeolit [....] » Read More

 Mahta Badienezhad, Speaker at Catalysis Conferences
Poster Presentation
Mahta Badienezhad, University of Guilan, Iran (Islamic Republic of)

X-ray Fluorescence spectrometry (XRF) is offered in terms of quantitative, fast, and reliable analysis in a wide range of mineral compounds. The intensity of the fluorescence X-ray radiation emitted from the analyte is used for the quantitative analysis of elements [....] » Read More

Iftkhar Ahmad, Speaker at Catalysis Conferences
Poster Presentation
Iftkhar Ahmad, Jamia Millia Islamia central university, India

Photocatalytic reduction of nitroaromatic compounds and azo dyes present in wastewater by nanostructured materials is a promising process for the treatment of contaminated water. Nanocomposites decorated with metallic nanoparticles in their matrix are an important class of hetero [....] » Read More