NaWuReT-YounGeCats Summerschool 2018 - Finding the Dream Team: Challenging Reactors with Catalysts


Monday 27 August 2018

Until 1:00 p.m. Individual arrival
2:00 p. m. Welcome and Introduction
Stimulating Lecture
Introduction to group work

 4:00 p.m.

Brainstorming, go to hell - creative collaboration in the early innovation process

J. Gumula, University Göttingen


Group building
Interactive group session

 7:00 p.m. Get together in DECHEMA-Building

Tuesday 28 August 2018

  9:00 a.m.
Oxidation Catalytic Reaction Engineering – Unique Combinations of Chemical Reaction and Reactor Design
H.-W. Zanthoff, Evonik Technology & Infrastructure GmbH, Marl
10:00 a.m. Group work
11:30 a.m.
Process Analytics a Contribution to Safety and Efficiency

M. Schiffhauer, Covestro Deutschland AG, Leverkusen

12:30 a.m. LUNCH
 1:30 p.m. Group work
 3:00 p.m.
Downstream processing - the industrial perspective
A. Klein, Lonza AG, Visp/CH
 4:00 p.m. Group work (4:00 – 6:30 p.m.)
7:30 p.m.

Dinner at the Dauth-Schneider's Apfelwein-Restaurant,

Neuer Wall 5-7, 60594 Frankfurt am Main

  Group work

Wednesday 29 August 2018

 9:00 a.m.
From Data to Models, from Models to Data - a Mathematical Perspective
M. Bortz, Fraunhofer Institut für Techno- und
Wirtschaftsmathematik, Kaiserslautern
10:00 a.m. Group work
11:30 a.m.
Shaping transport phenomena inside fixed-bed reactors
G. D. Wehinger, TU Clausthal
12:30 a.m. LUNCH
 1:30 p.m. Group work
 2:30 p.m. Transfer to Clariant Innovation Center (CIC)
 3:00 p.m.

From lab to scale – A combined approach of experimental & digital methods
L. Völkl, Clariant, Frankfurt

3:30 p.m. Guided tour through CIC
 5:00 p.m.

Oxidative Dehydrogenation of Ethane, an attractive alternative for ethylene production.
An Excellent example of cross industry / academia cooperation

G. Mestl, Clariant, Heufeld
A. Meiswinkel, Linde Engineering, Pullach
 6:00 p.m. Convivial evening at CIC
8:00 p.m. Return journey to DECHEMA-Haus, Frankfurt
Thursday 30 August 2018
 9:00 a.m Presentation of group work
Student feedback
11:00 a.m. Evaluation and closing remarks
12:00 a.m. End of summerschool
  Farewell and individual departure

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