Program

The Program will be available for download here:

Keynote Speakers
  • In-situ synchrotron X-ray diffraction upon gas adsorption and release for exploring unusual adsorption features in porous materials
  • Conchi Ania , Instituto Nacional del Carbon (INCAR-CSIC) Spain
  • New types of nanoporous biomaterials
  • Peter Behrens , University of Hanover Germany
  • Structural characterization of complex fluids in tubular nanopores
  • Gerhard Findenegg , Technical University - Berlin Germany
  • Forced intrusion of water and aqueous solutions in hydrophobic microporous materials: from fundamental thermodynamics to energy storage devices
  • Alain Fuchs , National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS) France
  • Compression and high pressure effects in adsorbed films
  • Keith Gubbins , North Carolina State University USA
  • Nanoconfinement mediated materials/adsorption engineering
  • Katsumi Kaneko , Shinshu University Japan
  • Cooperative adsorption and gas separations in metal-organic frameworks
  • Jeffrey Long , University of California - Berkeley USA
  • Modeling dynamics of confined fluids: from adsorption to membrane separations
  • Peter Monson , University of Massachusetts - Amherst USA
  • Assessing adsorption induced deformation of nanoporous materials with X-ray and neutron scattering
  • Oskar Paris , University of Leoben Austria
Invited Speakers - Industrial Session
  • New small pore SAPO and related materials and potential applications in adsorption
  • Robert Bedard , Honeywell UOP
  • Porosimetry: applications and challenges in fluid catalytic cracking
  • Christian Canlas , W. R. Grace & Co.
  • The past, present & future of zeolite catalysis in Total
  • Nikolay Nesterenko , Total S.A.
  • Kerogen: microporous organic matter that controls shale gas production
  • Drew Pomerantz , Schlumberger
  • More coming soon...


  • Questions? Please Contact cpm8.organizers@soe.rutgers.edu