Seminars and Meetings

Weekly Group Meetings postponed

In the interest of mitigating the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus) on campus and following Purdue's health and safety mandate, all PCC group meeting are postponed until further notice.

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Catalysis related conferences


NameEvent DateLink
ACS Spring National MeetingCancelledLink
Chicago Catalysis Conference7th MayLink
MRS Meeting04/13 - 04/17Link
Michigan Catalysis ConferenceMay 1st WeekLink
International Congress on Catalysis (ICC)06/14 - 06/19Link
International Symposium on Single-atom catalysis06/10 - 06/13Link
Gordon Catalysis Conference06/28 - 07/3Link
AIChE Fall Annual Meeting11/15 - 11/20Link


Previously organised invited talks

2019 (top)


DateSpeakerAffliation
10/29/19Prof. Daniel E. ResascoThe University of Oklahoma
9/25/19Prof. Ning YanNUS (Singapore)
7/29/19Prof. Hyunjoo LeeKAIST (South Korea)
6/19/19Dr. Stacey ZonesChevron
5/10/19Dr. Nikolai NesterenkoTOTAL
4/17/19Prof. Klavs F. JensenMassachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
3/26/19Prof. David FlahertyUniversity of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
3/20/19Prof. Enrique IglesiaUniversity of California, Berkeley
3/6/19Prof. Toshiyuki YokoiTokyo Institute of Technology
2/27/19Dr. Ahmad MoiniBASF
2/13/19Dr. Josh SchaidleNational Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL)
1/16/19Dr. Andrew "Bean" GetsoianThe Ford Motor Company

2018 (top)


DateSpeakerAffliation
1/16/18Prof. Yogesh SurendranathMassachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
1/29/18Prof. Wolfgang HoelderichRWTH Aachen University
2/28/18Dr. Jeffrey KenvinMicromeritics Instrument Corporation
3/7/18Dr. Saurabh Joshi Cummins Catalyst Research & Technology Group
3/12/18Prof. Phil ChristopherUniversity of California, Santa Barbara
4/25/18Dr. Dan Hickman Dow Chemical Company
5/9/18Dr. Kristen KulinowskiChemical Safety Board
8/17/18Prof. Reinhard SchomäckerTechnische Universität Berlin
9/4/18Prof. Ryong RyooKAIST, Republic of Korea
10/12/18Dr. Minghui YangNingbo Institute of Industrial Technology (CNITECH)
10/17/18Dr. Mark KaminskyAramco Research Center

2017 (top)


DateSpeakerAffliation
3/15/17Dr. Jinyong LuoCummins Catalyst Research & Technology Group
3/28/17Professor Justin NotesteinNorthwestern University
4/12/17Dr. Dan Hickman Dow Chemical Company
5/10/17Professor Aída Luz Villa HolguínUniversidad de Antioquia, Colombia
7/12/17Professor Hans NiemantsverdrietSynCat@Beijing and Syngaschem BV
10/20/17Professor Christophe Copéret ETH-Zürich
11/7/17Professor Jingguang ChenColumbia University