Flash DSC Conference in Switzerland, 2017 - METTLER TOLEDO

Flash DSC Conference in Switzerland, 2017

The conference is held between the 27th and 29th of November in Zürich, Switzerland.

Program: Similar to 2013 and 2015 (please see tab 2013 and 2015)

  • Monday:        Welcome and first presentations at Swissotel
  • Tuesday:        Presentations at Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH)
  • Wednesday:  Presentations at Swissotel

Conference fee: 250 USD

METTLER TOLEDO offers free lunch for all conference attendees, including the conference dinner on Tuesday.

We will also cover travel costs for those presenting their Flash DSC research work.

NEW

  • Thursday:    Optional Flash DSC instrument training course
                         (for conference participants 350 USD, for others: 675 USD)

To register as a speaker, please get in touch with Mr. Urs Jörimann: urs.joerimann@mt.com

If you would like to take part as a participant and/or in a training course, please contact Mrs. Veronica Feroce: veronica.feroce-ring@mt.com

The conference will be held at Swissotel in Oerlikon, Zürich. Conference attendees are granted a special price. Therefore, make sure you contact the hotel in advance at +41 44 317 3111 or send an email to zurich@swissotel.com.

More information can be found here: http://www.swissotel.com/hotels/zurich

 

Detailed Program:

23 presentations by Flash DSC specialists

Monday, November 27, 2017 (Swissôtel Zurich)

Time

Speaker

Topic

08:00 – 08:30

Welcome-Coffee

 

08:30 – 09:15

Welcome (Mettler-Toledo Team)

 

09:15 – 10:00

Dr. Jürgen Schawe 

Mettler-Toledo Analytical - Switzerland

The new, high temperature Flash DSC 2+

10:00 – 10:30

Coffee Break

 

10:30 – 11:15

Prof. Dr. Thomas Thurn-Albrecht

Universität Halle - Germany

Fast scanning investigations on crystallization of polyurethanes

11:15 – 12:00

Prof. René Androsch

Universität Halle - Germany

Morphology of polymers crystallized in a Flash chip calorimeter

12:00 – 13:30

Lunch Break

 

13:30 – 14:15

Mr. Jaime Martín Pérez

POLYMAT, University of the Basque Country UPV/EHU, Donostia-San Sebastián - Spain

Evaluation of the composition of intermixed phases in bulk heteojunction solar cells via the glass transition

14:15 – 15:00

Mr. Charles Hirst (Prof. Mike Short) 

MIT, Nuclear Engineering, Cambridge MA - USA

Quantifying Radiation Damage in Materials Using Stored Energy Fingerprints

15:00 – 15:45

Mr. Silvester Bolka

FTPO, Faculty of Polymer Technology (Head of Centre for Cooperation with Industry) - Slovenia

Thermal behavior of polyamide recyclate

15:45 – 16:15

Coffee Break

 

16:15 – 17:00

Prof. Dr. Christoph Schick

University of Rostock - Germany

The Flash DSC 1 as a tool for quantitative measurements: Thermophysical properties of thermally labile and high volatile compounds like cytosine

17:00 – 17:45

Dr. Jiři Orava

University of Cambridge - UK

Exploring the Highly-Unrelaxed Non-Crystalline States of Metallic-Glass-Forming Liquids

17:45 – 18:00

Q & A

 

 

Tuesday, November 28, 2017 (ETH Hönggerberg, Zurich)

Time

Speaker

Topic

08:00

Departure bus (Ryffel) from Swissôtel to ETH Hönggerberg

 

08:30 – 09:15

Dr. Güven Kurtuldu (Team Prof. Dr. Jörg Löffler/Dr. Mihai Stoica)

Institute of Metals Research, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH), Zurich - Switzerland

Phase competition between metastable quasicrystal and approximant phases in a bulk glass-forming liquid

09:15 – 10:00

Mrs Anne Gohn (Team Alicyn M. Rhoades)

Penn State, The Behrend College - USA

Flow Induced Crystallization in PA66

10:00 – 10:30

Coffee Break

 

10:30 – 11:15

Dr. Daniele Cangialosi

Materials Physics Center (CFM/MPC), San Sebastian - Spain

Simultaneous measurement of molecular dynamics and glass transition in polymer nanospheres by Flash DSC

11:15 – 12:00

Dr. Rodney Priestley

Princeton Center for Complex Materials - USA

Tuning Melting Temperature and Crystallinity of Polyethylene by MAPLE Processing as Measured by Flash-DSC

12:00 – 14:00

Lunch Break

 

14:00 – 14:45

Prof. Dr. Stefan Pogatscher

Montanuniversität Leoben - Austria

Phase transitions in Au based metallic glasses studied via the Flash DSC 1 

14:45 – 15:30

Dr. Timur Makhametzyanov

Kazan Federal University - Russia

Investigation of protein unfolding at high heating rates using Flash-DSC   

15:30 – 16:00

Coffee Break

 

16:00 – 16:45

Dr. Christoph Gögelein

ARLANXEO Deutschland GmbH - Germany

Kristallisationskinetik von synthetischen Kautschuken

16:45 – 17:30

Prof. Sindee Simon

Texas Tech University, Lubbock – USA

Tg of Polymer Nanorods

17:30 – 17:45

Q & A

 

18:00

Departure bus (Ryffel) from bus-stop ETH Hönggerberg

 

18:30 – 22:00

Conference Dinner (Restaurant Waid, Zurich-Höngg) & afterwards transfer to Zurich-Oerlikon

 

 

Wednesday, November 29, 2017 (Swissôtel Zurich)

Time

Speaker

Topic

08:00 – 08:30

Welcome-Coffee

 

08:30 – 09:15

Prof. Akihiko Toda

Graduate School of Integrated Arts and Sciences, Hiroshima University - Japan

Flash DSC to understand polymer crystallization and melting

09:15 – 10:00

Prof. John H. Perepezko

University of Wisconsin, Madison - USA

Flash DSC Studies on Stabilization,  Polyamorphism and Nanochristalization in Glasses

10:00 – 10:30

Coffee Break

 

10:30 – 11:15

Dr. Isabella Gallino

Universität des Saarlandes, Saarbrücken – Germany

Hierarchical aging pathways and reversible fragile-to-strong transition upon annealing of a metallic glass former

11:15 – 12:00

Mr. Matthew Vincent

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University - USA

Correlating Initial Melting and Crystallization Temperatures Using the Flash DSC1:

Method Development and Determination of an Equilibrium Melting Temperature Using the

Nonlinear Hoffman-WeeksAnalysis

12:00 – 13:30

Lunch Break

 

13:30 – 14:15

Prof. Wenbing Hu

University Nanjing - China

Comparing the crystallization kinetics between polyamide 6 and polyketone via Flash DSC measurement

14:15 – 15:00

Dr. Nicolas Delpouve

Université de Rouen Normandie, UFR Sciences et Techniques Technopôle du Madrillet - France

Contribution of Flash DSC for investigation of physical aging in PLA based systems

15:00 – 15:45

Dr. Jürgen Schawe 

Mettler-Toledo Analytical - Switzerland

Melting and crystallization behavior of differently filled polypropylenes

15:45 – 16:00

Q & A

 

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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