Catalysis meets Sensing

  • This is a one-day workshop on February 6, 2015, with talks given by 6 invited speakers.

    Location: Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Senatssaal, Geb. 11.30, Campus South

    Time: 9.00 - 17.00 h

    Invited speakers:

    Dr. Cyril Aymonier (Bordeaux)

    Prof. Uli Simon (Aachen)

    Prof. Ralph Moos (Bayreuth)

    Dr. Marc Willinger (FHI, Berlin)

    Prof. Dr. Paolo Fornasiero (Trieste)

    Prof. Konstantin Neyman (Barcelona)

    In addition talks will be given by groups at KIT (Grunwaldt, Tuerk, Fink, Gerthsen, Feldmann) and Tübingen (Barsan) who have a long-established collaboration in this field.





    08:45  Welcome and introduction to the workshop
    Jan-Dierk Grunwaldt
    Chair: Claus Feldmann

    09:00  Correlation of gas sensing and catalytic properties of nanostructured materials studied by means of
    low frequency impedance spectroscopy
    Prof. Dr. Ulrich Simon (RWTH Aachen) Download Presentation

    09:35  Design of core-shell catalysts: fascinating strategies playing with structures at the nanoscale
    Prof. Dr. Paolo Fornasiero (Trieste) Download Presentation

    10:10 - 10:40 Coffee

               Chair: Nicolae Barsan

    10:40  Preparation of supported metal and phosphide nanoparticles using scCO2. Application in catalysis
    Dr. Cyril Aymonier (Bordeaux) Download Presentation

    11:15  scCO2: a powerful media for preparation of supported metallic nano particles
    Prof. Dr. Ing. Michael Türk (KIT, TTK) Download Presentation

    11:35  Advanced Nanoparticles for Sensing/Catalysis
    Prof. Dr. Claus Feldmann (KIT,  AOC) Download Presentation

    11:55  Microwave-based determination of the oxidation state of ceria in three-way catalysts
    Prof. Dr.Ing. Ralph Moos (BERC, Bayreuth) Download Presentation

    12:30 - 13:30 Lunch

               Chair: Karin Fink and Dagmar Gerthsen

    13:30  Density-functional modelling of metal-metaloxide nanostructures for catalysis and energy technologies
    Prof. Dr. Konstantin Neyman (ICREA & Uni. Barcelona) Download Presentation

    14:05  Characterization of adsorption sites and oxygen vacancies for ZnO and TiO2
    PD Dr.Karin Fink (KIT, INT)

    14:25  In-situ observation of the dynamics of metal catalysts during graphene growth by environmental SEM
    Dr. Marc Willinger (FHI, Berlin)

    15:00 - 15:30 Coffee

               Chair: Michael Türk

    15:30  Coarsening of Pt nanoparticles analyzed by transmission electron microscopy
    Prof. Dr. Dagmar Gerthsen (KIT, LEM) Download Presentation

    15:50  Exhaust gas catalysis at KIT & operando studies in catalysis and sensing
    Prof. Dr. Grunwaldt (KIT, ITCP)

    16:10  Impact of surface additives/dopants on gas sensing: the example of Pd/SnO2 system
    Dr. Nicolae, Barsan (Tübingen, IPC) Download Presentation

    16:30  Open Discussion


    For more information please contact: Prof. Jan-Dierk Grunwaldt