2014 Spring Symposium

8:15 amRegistration - Breakfast
8:55 amOpening Remarks
9:00 amExploring the Catalytic Properties of Cu/SSZ-13 using NO Oxidation and Standard Selective Reduction of NO with NH3
Fabio H. Ribeiro, Purdue University
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9:45 amLife Cycle of Catalytic Diesel Emission Control Systems
Alexey Yezerets, Cummins Inc
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10:30 amWelcome to HEL – Better Chemistry – Faster
Harold O’Grady, HEL Inc. - Platinum sponsor presentation
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10:45 amCoffee Break
11:05 amAnalysis of the Mechanism of Electrochemical Oxygen Reduction and Development of Ag- and Pt-alloy Catalysts for Low Temperature Fuel Cells
Suljo Linic, University of Michigan
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11:50 pmLunch
1:15 pmAlkene Metathesis for Propylene Production over W-based Catalysts: Insights from Multi-Functional Catalysts and Metallacyclobutanes
Chris Nicholas, UOP
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2:00 pmSynthesis and directed self-assembly of monodisperse nanocrystals as a route to engineering nanoscale catalytic contacts in model supported catalysts
Chris Murray, University of Pennsylvania
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2:45 pmZn Modification of Pt(111) for the Hydrodeoxygenation of Aldoses
Jesse McManus, University of Pennsylvania - Winner of graduate student poster competition
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3:05 pm Announcement of 2014 Catalysis Club of Philadelphia Award Winner
3:10 pmBreak
3:30 pmSurface Reactions of Biomass-Derived Polyols on Metal Oxides and Supported Metal Catalysts
Carsten Sievers, Georgia Institute of Technology
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4:15 pmNanoporous Materials for Solar Fuel Production
Feng Jiao, University of Delaware
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5:00 pmClosing Remarks
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