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Our 2017-2018 Monthly Meeting Venue Has Changed!

The monthly meetings will now meet at the Crowne Plaza Wilmington North Hotel.


Next Meeting – Thursday, April 26th, 2018

Deadline for Online Registration: Friday, April 20th, 2018

Nominees for 2018-2019 CCP Officers »

Dinner Options: Sliced Roast Sirloin, Broiled Flounder, Potato Gnocchi

 
 
Johannes W. Schwank

Novel catalyst architectures for automotive emission control
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Johannes W. Schwank
James and Judith Street Professor of Chemical Engineering
Department of Chemical Engineering
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, Michigan
 
 


2018 CCP Spring Symposium

Thursday, May 17th, 2018
DoubleTree Hotel,
4727 Concord Pike,
Wilmington, DE 19803
 
Online Symposium Registration

 

 
Renewable Isoprene By Sequential Hydrogenation of Itaconic Acid and Dehydra-Decyclization of 3-Methyl-Tetrahydrofuran
Dr. Omar Abdelrahman, University of Minnesota
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Selective Catalytic Oxidation of Alcohols over Supported Metal Nanoparticles and Atomically-Dispersed Metal Cations
Prof. Robert J. Davis, University of Virginia
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Mechanisms, active intermediates, and descriptors for epoxidation rates and selectivities on dispersed early transition metals
Prof. David Flaherty, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
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Fabrication of Nano-Structured Catalyst Supports by ALD
Prof. Raymond J. Gorte, University of Pennsylvania
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Influence of Confining Environment Polarity on Ethanol Dehydration Catalysis by Lewis Acid Zeolites
Prof. Rajamani Gounder, Purdue University
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Using Water as a Co-catalyst in Heterogeneous Catalysis to Improve Activity and Selectivity
Prof. Lars C. Grabow, University of Houston
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Tuning the Electrocatalytic Oxygen Reduction Reaction Activity of PtCo Nanocrystals by Cobalt Concentration and Phase Transformation Methods
Jennifer D. Lee, University of Pennsylvania (Student Poster Award Speaker)
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Low temperature NOx storage on zeolite supported Pd for low temperature diesel engine emission control
Dr. Loredana Mantaroşie, Johnson Matthey Technology Centre
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Commercial Perspective of Alternative Routes to Acrylic Acid Monomer
Dr. Jinsuo Xu, Dow Chemical Company
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Welcome to the 2017–18 Season of the Catalysis Club of Philadelphia

Date Speaker Special Event
Sept. 14, 2017 Thomas Colacot, Johnson Matthey CCP Award Lecture
Oct. 19, 2017 Jingguang Chen, Columbia University
Nov. 16, 2017 Aleksey Yezerets, Cummins Poster Session
Jan. 25, 2018 Jing Lu, Johnson Matthey
Feb. 22, 2018 Douglas Buttrey, University of Delaware Robert Grasselli Tribute
Officer Nominations
March 22, 2018 Manuel Monliner, ITQ Officer Nominations
April 26, 2018 Johannes Schwank, University of Michigan Officer Elections
May 17, 2018 CCP Spring Symposium