2011 Spring Symposium

8:00 amRegistration and Continental Breakfast
8:25 amWelcome
8:30 amCatalysis and Energy Interlinked as Businesses
John Armor, Global Catalysis
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9:30 amThe Trials and Tribulations of Zeolite Structure Analysis
Lynne McCusker, ETH Zürich, IZA Ambassador
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10:30 amCoffee Break
10:45 amFischer-Tropsch Catalysis: Early 20th Century Technology Re-invented for the 21st Century
John Casci, Johnson Matthey
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11:30 amPhotocatalytic Products for De-pollution in a Major City
Robert McIntrye, Millennium Inorganic Chemicals a Cristal Company
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12:15 pmLunch
1:45 pmMulti functional Catalysts and Reactors for Lean NOx Reduction
Michael Harold, University of Houston
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2:20 pmThe Roles of External and Microporous Acidity in Alkylation and Trans Alkylation
Deng-Yang Y Jan, UOP
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2:55 pmPresentation of 2011 Catalysis Club of Philadelphia Award
3:05 pmCoffee Break
3:25 pmReducibility of Cobalt Supported on SBA-15 and Zirconia for Fischer-Tropsch Synthesis
Kevin Bakhmutsky, University of Pennsylvania - Student Poster Award Winner
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3:45 pmHigher Catalytic Rates in Smaller Zeolite Channels
Aditya Bhan, University of Delaware
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4:25 pmClosing
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