Confirmed Invited Speakers
Olaf ANDERSEN
Institute for Manufacturing and Advanced Materials, Fraunhofer Institute / GERMANY
NURCAN BAC
Yeditepe University / TURKEY
Omar K. FARHA
Northwestern University / USA
Jeff KENVIN
Leader of the Technical Staff of Micromeritics Instrument Corporation / USA
Seda KESKIN
Koc University / TURKEY
Adam F. LEE
Aston University / UK
Faik Nüzhet OKTAR
Marmara Univ. / TURKEY
M. Lutfi OVECOGLU
Istanbul Technical Univ. / TURKEY
Al SACCO Jr.
Texas Tech. University / USA
Andreas STEIN
Univ. Of Minnesota / USA
Maryam TABRIZIAN
McGill University / CANADA
Mark THOMAS
New Castle Univ. / UK
Mehmet TURKER
Gazi University / TURKEY
Deniz UNER
Middle East Technical Univ. / TURKEY
Taner YILDIRIM
University of Pennsylvania / USA
Haifei ZHANG
University of Liverpool / UK
Yusuf MENCELOGLU
Sabanci University / TURKEY
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PPM 2013 Abstract Book
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PPM 2013 Proceedings Book
The purpose of the symposium is to create an environment for scientific and technological discussions and exchange ideas between academia and industry on fundamental aspects of characterization, manipulation, production and usage of porous and powder materials which are widely used in construction, sound and heat insulation, coating, ceramics, filling, packaging, storage, waste treatment, metallurgy, textile, pharmaceuticals, hygiene, defense, aerospace and other applications.
 
The main themes to be covered by the Porous and Powder Materials Symposium and Exhibition are summarized as follows:
Theme A
Development and Characterization
• Carbon-Based Structures • Polymers • Ceramics/Glassy Materials 
• Composites/Hybrid Materials • MOFs • Zeolites • Metallic Structures
• Advanced Functional Materials, etc.
Theme B
Catalysis
• Synthesis of Fine Chemicals • Catalytic Membrane Reactors
• Structured Reactors • Plasmonic Catalysts, etc.
Theme C
Environment and Energy
• Waste Treatment • Odor Control • Storage Materials • Electrodes
• Fuel Cells, etc.
Theme D
Biological and Medical Aspects
• Bio-Materials • Bio-Membranes • Implants • Drug Delivery
• Pharmaceutical • Nanodevices  Biosensorsetc.
Theme E
Transport and Surface Chemistry
• Adsorption • Transport • Wetting • Coatings and Paints
• Stability and Agglomeration • Self-Assembly, etc.
Theme F
Modeling and Simulation
Theme G
Industrial Applications
• Heat and Sound Insulation • Coatings • Ceramics • Filtration • Packaging
• Storage •  Filling Materials • Construction • Textile • Analytical Equipment
• Mining and Metallurgy • Defense and Aerospace Applications, etc.
 
The official language of the symposium is English.