2013 Spring Symposium

8:00 amReg­is­tra­tion and Con­ti­nen­tal Break­fast
8:55 amOpen­ing Remarks
9:00 amCharles H.F. PedenNew Insights into the Syn­the­sis of Methanol on Cop­per
Charles H. F. Peden, Pacif­ic North­west Nation­al Lab­o­ra­to­ry
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9:50 amJeffrey GreeleyA First Prin­ci­ples View of Reac­tiv­i­ty Trends in Het­ero­ge­neous Catal­y­sis and Elec­tro­catal­y­sis
Jef­frey Gree­ley, Pur­due Uni­ver­si­ty
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10:40 amCof­fee Break
11:00 amMichael A. SmithSup­port­ed Cat­a­lysts: Does Sur­face Rough­ness Mat­ter? A Case Study With VOx-SBA-15
Michael A. Smith, Vil­lano­va Uni­ver­si­ty
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11:50 amThomas R. GordonNon­aque­ous Strate­gies to Manip­u­late the Mor­phol­o­gy, Phase, and Pho­to­cat­alyt­ic Activ­i­ty of Monodis­perse TiO2 Nanocrys­tals
Thomas R. Gor­don, Uni­ver­si­ty of Penn­syl­va­nia — CCP Stu­dent Poster Com­pe­ti­tion win­ner
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12:10 pmLunch Buf­fet
1:10 pmThomas F. DegnanCatal­y­sis in a Pock­et: The MCM-22 Sto­ry
Thomas F. Deg­nan, Jr., Exxon­Mo­bil — 2012 Cia­pet­ta Award Lec­ture
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2:10 pmDongxia LiuCat­alyt­ic Char­ac­ter­i­za­tion of Hier­ar­chi­cal Meso-/mi­cro­p­orous Lamel­lar Zeo­lite Cat­a­lysts
Dongx­ia Liu, Uni­ver­si­ty of Mary­land — Col­lege Park
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3:00 pm Announce­ment of 2013 Catal­y­sis Club of Philadel­phia Award Win­ner
3:05 pmCof­fee Break
3:20 pmMichael T. KleinSoft­ware Tools for the Con­struc­tion of Detailed Kinet­ic Mod­els
Michael T. Klein, Uni­ver­si­ty of Delaware
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4:10 pmAndrew M. RappePolar sub­strates and non­sto­i­chio­met­ric sur­faces:
new routes to active and con­trol­lable het­ero­ge­neous cat­a­lysts

Andrew M. Rappe, Uni­ver­si­ty of Penn­syl­va­nia
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5:00 pmClos­ing Remarks
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