Northeast Corridor Zeolite Association

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The 23rd Annual Meeting of NECZA

Friday, December 6, 2019
The Bodek Lounge, Houston Hall
3417 Spruce St
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA 19104

2018 Program Announcement.

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Zeolyst International
280 Cedar Grove Road
Conshohocken, PA 19428
(610) 651-4656

The organizing committee for 2019 is:

President Zeolyst International
Secretary ExxonMobil Corporation
Program Chair Johnson Matthey
Past Program Chair University of Delaware
Poster Session Chair, Program Chair Elect University of Delaware
Arrangements Chair ExxonMobil Corporation
Treasurer Zeolyst International
NECZA Ambassador, Emeritus UOP LLC, a Honeywell Co
NECZA Life-time Board Member, Emeritus Rutgers University, Chemistry Department
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2018 Corporate Sponsors

BASF logo Zeolyst International logo Nalco Water logo
Johnson-Matthey logo Clariant logo ExxonMobil logo
Quantachrome logo Grace logo Anton-Parr logo
Villanova Engineering logo Program Publication

Oral Speakers for 2018 with Titles

Bert Sels, (KU Leuven ) (Undervalued Benefits Of Catalysis in Lignocellulosic Biorefineries for Chemicals Production)

Wei Fan, (University of Massachusetts Amherst ) (Broadening The Scope for Siliceous Zeolites Synthesis Using Dry Gel Conversion)

David Flaherty, (University of Illinois Urbana Champaign ) (Desirable Defects: Why Silanol Groups Affect Condensation and Epoxidation Reactions Differently in Ti-BEA)

Matthias Thommes, (Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nürnberg) (Recent Advances in the Textural Characterization of Hierarchically Structured Nanoporous Materials)

Omar Abdelrahman, (University of Massachusetts Amherst) (Predicting Molecular Adsorption Entropies in Confined Environments)

Raul Lobo University of Delaware (Oxidative Methane Activation over Microporous Materials)

*The 22th meeting will feature a 10 course banquet similar to that of the 2016 and 2017 banquets at the Sang Kee Noodle House 3549 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia PA 19104. The cost will be $40 per person (waived for invited speakers) which is to be paid with the registration fee. There is an option for a vegetarian meal which will be served individually (not part of banquet). A vegetarian menu is not availble yet.

On line registration is closed for the current meeting. Check back here starting about Sep-15 for a registration form for the next meeting

2018 call for posters Abstract deadline had been extended from November 30, 2018 to December 7, 2018.

2018 abstract submission format

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