Centre for Sustainable Chemical Technologies

Sustainable Industrial Catalysis

Tuesday 29 January 2013

Time: 10.30am–5.00pm
Location: University of Bath, Building 3 West North

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Programme

Time Speaker Title
10.30am Registration & coffee (3WN, Foyer/Room 3.7)
11am – 12.30pm Session 1 (3WN, Room 2.1)
11am Professor Matthew Davidson,
Director, CSCT, University of Bath
Introduction
11.10am Professor Rob Meier,
DSM
On the Role of Chemo-catalysis in Shaping Sustainable Chemicals Manufacturing
12pm Dr Antoine Buchard,
Air Liquide (and future Whorrod Fellow, CSCT, University of Bath)
From Industrial R&D to Academic Research: Making Sustainability Central
12.30pm – 1.30pm Lunch and Posters (3WN, Room 3.7)
1.30pm – 3pm Session 2 (3WN, Room 2.1)
1.30pm Dr Helen Sneddon & Dr Katherine Wheelhouse,
GlaxoSmithKline
Sustainability in the Pharmaceutical Industry – Green Chemistry and Catalysis
2.20pm James Lynch,
DTC in SCT, University of Bath
Copper Catalysed Amide Formation
2.40pm Helen Lomax,
DTC in SCT, University of Bath
New Approaches to the Catalytic Activation of Arenes
3pm – 3.30pm Coffee and Posters (3WN, Room 3.7)
3.30pm – 5pm Session 3 (3WN, Room 2.1)
3.30pm Dr Mike Watson,
Johnson Matthey
From Biomass to Fuels: Challenges in Catalyst Design
4.20pm Alf Hill,
DTC in SCT, University of Bath
Developing Low Temperature Activity for Ammonia Decomposition in Heterogeneous Catalysts
4.40pm Heather Parker,
DTC in SCT, University of Bath
Towards Rational Depolymerization of Lignin
5pm onwards Wine Reception and Posters (3WN, Room 3.7)

Registration

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