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ANNOUNCEMENT


7th PhD-Student Workshop on Polymer Reaction Engineering

Prague, Czech Republic
31 August - 2 September 2018

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Deadlines:

Abstract submission: 18 June 2018
Registration: 30 June 2018
Registration Fee Payment: 15 July 2018

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PREVIOUS WORKSHOPS

6th PhD-Student Workshop on Polymer Reaction Engineering

Vienna, Austria
8-10 September 2017

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5th PhD-Student Workshop on Polymer Reaction Engineering

Hamburg, Germany
20-22 May 2016

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4th PhD-Student Workshop on Polymer Reaction Engineering

Fürstenfeldbruck, Germany
30 October - 1 November 2015

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3rd Workshop on Polymer Reaction Engineering

San Sebastian, Spain,
12-14 September 2014

2nd Workshop on Polymer Reaction Engineering

Hamburg, Germany,  24 - 26 May 2013 

1st Workshop on Polymer Reaction Engineering

Lyon, France,  12 October 2012

- Programme

Highlights

Working Party on Polymer Reaction Engineering

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1       PhD STUDENT Workshop of the WPPRE

 
The PhD student workshop of the EFCE Working Party on Polymer Reaction Engineering (WPPRE) represents an international platform where young academics in the field of Polymer Reaction Engineering can build up valuable networks. It is an opportunity to meet fellow PhD students and to get in contact with representatives from industry.

In 2012 Professor Dr. Markus Busch from the Technical University of Darmstadt took over the chair of the WPPRE. Since then four workshops have been organized (’12 in Lyon, ’13 in Hamburg, ’14 in San Sebastian, '15 in Fürstenfeldbruck, '16 in Hamburg and '17 in Vienna). They have been primarily directed to PhD students from universities all over Europe, giving them a chance to talk about the latest results of their work by means of short oral and poster presentations. In return they were able to benefit from helpful feedback and suggestions of the audience.

For the future we would like to perpetuate the workshop as an annual event and by that establish a continuous scientific exchange between research groups on Polymer Reaction Engineering. The upcoming WPPRE workshop is scheduled from 31 August to 2 September 2018 and takes place in Prague, Czech Republic.
 

2      Topics

 
Topics being discussed at the WPPRE workshop are current advances in the field of

  • Emulsion polymerization
  • Gas-phase polymerization
  • Polymerization kinetics
  • Modelling of polymerizations
  • Atom Transfer Radical Polymerization
  • High Pressure Polymerization
  • Particle formation
  • Polymer foaming
  • Plant design.

This of course also includes know-how of analytical methods and techniques for medium and high pressures.

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Impression of the WPPRE meeting in Hamburg. Welcome speech delivered by Professor Dr. Moritz
(University of Hamburg) 

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Time for discussions during the poster session in Lyon 2012

 

3  Social Events

 
Besides the hard work to be invested in the poster and oral presentations there will be time for intercultural exchange on a more private basis. The last two years lunch and dinner was kindly sponsored by industry giving the participants the possibility to get to know each other in a relaxed atmosphere.

Furthermore one day of the workshop is reserved for the closing ceremony and a joint activity in which one gets to see a little bit of the hosting city.

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On the left: Lunch break in Lyon - enjoying the local cuisine.
On the right: Boat tour through the harbor in Hamburg.

 


4       Upcoming Workshop 2018


The 7th PhD Student Workshop on Polymer Reaction Engineering is going to to be held from August 31st - September 2nd, 2018 in Prague, Czech Republic, as a direct follow-up event to the 23rd International Congress of Chemical and Process Engineering - CHISA 2018
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Venue

Detailed information will follow soon.
 
 
Registration

The registration is open.
Register online via the following URL: http://www.chemie.tu-darmstadt.de/busch/akbusch/wppre/registration.en.jsp

  • Abstract Submission Deadline: 18 June 2018
  • Registration Deadline: 30 June 2018
  • Registration Fee Deadline: 15 July 2018

Accommodation

Detailed information will follow soon.
 

Language

The official language of the workshop will be English.


Course fee

The registration fee is 100 EUR. It covers the attendance, course material and the participation in the social events.
 

Method of payment

After you have registered and been accepted for a workshop contribution, you will receive a personalized invoice.
 

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Getting to know the research of fellow PhD-students… 

 

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