• Event Date
  • May 21-23, 2021
  • Event Location
  • Osaka, Japan
Due to the outbreak of COVID-19, World Chemistry Forum 2021 (WCF-2021) has been rescheduled to May 21-23, 2021 in Osaka, Japan.
Program of Catalysis
 

 

Day 1: May 21, 2021 (Sunday)

Plenary Forum (I)

 

Time: 09:10-12:10, May 21, 2021 (Sunday); Place: Osaka, Japan 

 

Moderator:

Dr. Yusuke Yamauchi, Professor, The University of Queensland, Australia

09:10-09:40

Title: Multifunctional Synergy for Enhancing Materials Performance

Dr. Shi Xue Dou, Distinguished Professor, University of Wollongong, Australia

09:40-10:10

Title: Functionalized Fluoride Materials for Photonics, Energy, and Sustainable Issues

Dr. Alain Tressaud, CNRS Emeritus Research Director, ICMCB, University Bordeaux, France, and Vice-President, European Academy of Sciences, Brussels, Belgium

10:10-10:40

Title: New Strategies for Addressing the Issue of Waste Plastics
Dr. Yu-Zhong Wang, Professor, Sichuan University, China

10:40-11:10

Title: Nanosciences, Biological Imaging and Renewable Energy

Dr. Hongjie Dai, Professor, Stanford University, USA

11:10-11:40

Title: Carbon-based Nanomaterials for Various Applications

Dr. Michael Giersig, Professor, Free University of Berlin, Germany

11:40-12:10

Title: The Nanomaterials Design and Processing for Electrodes of Metal Ion Batteries

Dr. Hua Kun Liu, Distinguished Professor, University of Wollongong, Australia

 

 

 

Forum 1-1: Advanced Research of Catalysis

Time: 13:30-17:10, May 21, 2021 (Sunday); Place: Osaka, Japan 

Chair

Dr. Yoshikazu Ito, Associate Professor, University of Tsukuba, Japan

Co-Chair

Dr. Tadaaki Nagao, Principal Researcher, National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS), Japan

13:30-13:55

Title: Developments of Acid-Stable Non-Noble Metal Electrodes for Electrochemical Water Splitting

Dr. Yoshikazu Ito, Associate Professor, University of Tsukuba, Japan

13:55-14:20

Speech Opportunity Available

14:20-14:45

Title: Single-particle Study of Plasmonic Nanorods for Catalytic Reaction

Dr. Zhaoke Zheng, Professor, Shandong University, China

14:45-15:10

Title: Enhanced Solar Light Absorption and Photoelectrochemical Conversion Using TiN Nanoparticle-Incorporated C3N4–C Dot Sheets

Dr. Tadaaki Nagao, Principal Researcher, National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS), Japan

15:10-15:30 Coffee Break

15:30-15:55

Title: Assembly and Interfacial Catalysis of Microgel Particles at Fluid Interfaces

Dr. To Ngai, Professor, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China

15:55-16:20

Title: Highly Efficient Degradation of PPCPs in Water by Advanced Oxidation Processes

Dr. Jing Wang, Associate Professor, South China Normal University, China

16:20-16:45

Title: Sublimation-Induced Sulfur Vacancies in MoS2 Catalyst for One-Pot Synthesis of Secondary Amines

Dr. Yongjun Gao, Professor, Hebei University, China

16:45-17:10

Speech Opportunity Available

 

Day 2: May 22, 2021 (Monday)

 

Forum 1-2: Catalytic Theory and Mechanisms

Time: 08:30-12:10, May 22, 2021 (Monday); Place: Osaka, Japan

Chair

Dr. Chan Kyung Kim, Professor, Inha University, South Korea

Co-Chair

Dr. Zhishan Su, Professor, Sichuan University, China

08:30-08:55

Title: Computational Study on the Mechanism of Some Organometallic Catalysis
Dr. Chan Kyung Kim, Professor, Inha University, South Korea

08:55-09:20

Speech Opportunity Available

09:20-09:45

Title: Nanocatalyst Engineering for Hydrogen Storage and Delivery Utilizing Formic Acid

Dr. Kohsuke Mori, Associate Professor, Osaka University, Japan

09:45-10:10

Title: Mechanistic Investigations on Asymmetric X-H (X=N, O and C) Insertions Mediated by Chiral Guanidine

Dr. Zhishan Su, Associate Professor, Sichuan University, China

10:10-10:30

Coffee Break

10:30-10:55

Title: Graphene Application in Solar Cell

Dr. Charles Ubani, Solar Energy Research Institute (SERI), National University of Malaysia (UKM); Director, Cahams Research Consultant Sdn Bhd, Malaysia

10:55-11:20

Title: Electronic Structures and Energy Application of Layered Materials

Dr. Hong Seok Kang, Professor, Jeonju University, South Korea

11:20-11:45

Title: Utilisation of Natural Minerals as Sources for Zeo-type Catalyst Materials for Biomass Conversion

Dr. Yuni Krisnandi, Deputy of Academic Affair, Academic Quality Assurance Board (BPMA) , University Indonesia, Indonesia

11:45-12:10

Title: Photocatalytic CO2 Reduction over Faceted TiO2 Catalysts

Dr. Zhuo Xiong, Lecturer, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China

 

 

Forum 1-3: Metallic Catalysis

Time: 08:30-12:10, May 22, 2021 (Monday); Place: Osaka, Japan 

Chair

Dr. S.M.A. Hakim Siddiki, Assistant Professor, Hokkaido University, Japan

Co-Chair

Dr. Kang Hyun Park, Vice Dean and Professor, Graduate School, Pusan National University, South Korea

08:30-08:55

Title: Acceptorless Borrowing-hydrogen/dehydrogenative Type Coupling Reactions of Alcohols using Heterogeneous Metal Nanocluster Catalysts

Dr. S.M.A. Hakim Siddiki, Assistant Professor, Hokkaido University, Japan

08:55-09:20

Speech Opportunity Available

09:20-09:45

Speech Opportunity Available

09:45-10:10

Title: Enhanced Catalytic Activity of Metal Nanomaterials by Surface and Interface Engineering

Dr. Xiongwu Kang, Professor, South China University of Technology, China

10:10-10:30

Coffee Break

10:30-10:55

Title: Hybrid Nanocomposite-supported Metal Nanocatalysts for the Catalytic Reaction

Dr. Kang Hyun Park, Vice Dean and Professor, Graduate School, Pusan National University, South Korea

10:55-11:20

Title: Liquid Phase Catalyitc Hydrodechlorination of the Chlorinated Organic Pollutants over Pd Based Catalysts
Dr. Juan Zhou, Associate Professor, Donghua University, China

11:20-11:45

Title: DESs: Green Solvents for Transition Metal Catalyzed Organic Reactions

Dr. Lifen Peng, Lecturer, Hunan University of Science and Technology, China

11:45-12:10

Speech Opportunity Available

 

 

Forum 1-8: Catalytic Materials, Methodologies and Technologies (I)

Time: 08:30-12:10, May 22, 2021 (Monday); Place: Osaka, Japan 

Chair

Dr. Jozef Drabowicz, Profesor, Jan Dlugosz University in Czestochowa and Centre Of Molecular and Macromolecular Studies Polish Academy of Sciences, Lodz, Poland

Co-Chair

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08:30-08:55

Title: Selected Heteroatom-Containing Derivatives: Methodological Studies and
Attempts to Apply Them in the Chemistry of New Materials
Dr. Jozef Drabowicz, Professor, Jan Dlugosz University in Czestochowa and Centre Of Molecular and Macromolecular Studies Polish Academy of Sciences, Lodz, Poland

08:55-09:20

Title: Sustainable Techniques for Catalyst Promotion
Dr. Y. Isa, Lomonosov State Academy of Fine Chemical Technology, Russia

09:20-09:45

Title: Catalytic Origin and Universal Descriptors of Heteroatom-doped Photocatalysts for Solar Fuel Production

Dr. Lipeng Zhang, Associate Professor, Beijing University of Chemical Technology, China

09:45-10:10

Title: Hydrotalcite‒supported Heterogeneous Nanocluster Catalysts for Reactions under Mild Conditions
Dr. Karanjit Sangita, Assistant Professor, Tokushima University, Japan

10:10-10:30

Coffee Break

10:30-10:55

Title: Plasmon-enhance Photoelectrochemical Transformation of Packaging Plastics
Dr. Xuebin Ke, Lecturer, University of Hull, UK

10:55-11:20

Speech Opportunity Available

11:20-11:45

Title: Development of Bio-material for Hydrogen Storage and Catalyst Support from Renewable Resources
Dr. Adi Setiawan, Malikussaleh University, Indonesia

11:45-12:10

Speech Opportunity Available

 

 

Forum 1-4: Photocatalysis

Time: 13:30-17:10, May 22, 2021 (Monday); Place: Osaka, Japan

Chair

Dr. Dongling Ma, Professor, INRS, Canada

Co-Chair

Dr. Tsutomu Minegishi, Associate Professor, The University of Tokyo, Japan

13:30-13:55

Title: Realizing Broadband Photocatalysis via Designing Nanostructures

Dr. Dongling Ma, Professor, INRS, Canada

13:55-14:20

Title: Photocatalytic Hydrogenation for Hydrogen Evolution and Green Chemical Conversion
Dr. Dong-Hau Kuo, Professor and Chairman, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Taiwan

14:20-14:45

Title: Exploiting the Polydomaine-semiconductor Interface for Photocatalytic Applications
Dr. Yeonho Kim, Professor, Incheon National University, South Korea

14:45-15:10

Title: Bismuthates of Alkaline Earth Metals Photocatalytic Activity and their Potential Applications

Dr. Dmitry Shtarev, Senior Researcher, Institute of Tectonics and Geophysics, Far Eastern Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia

15:10-15:30

Coffee Break

15:30-15:55

Title: Production of Energy Carriers on Chalcogenide-based Photocatalytic Materials

Dr. Tsutomu Minegishi, Associate Professor, The University of Tokyo, Japan

15:55-16:20

Speech Opportunity Available

16:20-16:45

Title: Charge Carrier Dynamics of Quantum Dot Sensitized TiO2 Photoelectrodes for Solar Fuel Generation

Dr. Ying-Chih Pu, Associate Professor, National University of Tainan, Taiwan

16:45-17:10

Title: Semiconductor Nanoheterostructures for Photoconversion Applications

Dr. Yung-Jung Hsu, Professor, National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan

17:10-17:35

Speech Opportunity Available

 

 

Forum 1-5: Electrocatalysis

Time: 13:30-17:10, May 22, 2021 (Monday); Place: Osaka, Japan

Chair

Dr. Hyacinthe Randriamahazaka, Professor, Université Paris Diderot, France

Co-Chair

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13:30-13:55

Title: Hydrogenation of Electrocatalysts during Green Hydrogen Production

Dr. Joris Proost, Professor, Division of Materials and Process Engineering, Université catholique de Louvain (UCLouvain)

13:55-14:20

Title: Introduction in Band Theory of Daltonides

Dr. Alexander Shimkevich, Professor, NRC Kurchatov Institute, Russia

14:20-14:45

Title: Boosting Electrocatalysis for Oxygen Reduction Reaction (OER) and Hydrogen Reduction Reaction (HER) by Means of Surface Modification
Dr. Hyacinthe Randriamahazaka, Professor, Université Paris Diderot, France

14:45-15:10

Title: Graphene-supported Single Atomic Metals: Synthesis, Structure and Electrocatalytic Applications
Dr. Huilong Fei, Professor, Hunan University, China

15:10-15:30

Coffee Break

15:30-15:55

Title: Electrocatalysis of the CO2 Electrochemical Reduction on Conductive Glass Electrodes Modified by Bimetallic Ag/Cu Nano-arrays and Stainless Steel Mesh Type Electrodes Modified by TiO2/C Nano-composites

Dr. Juan Manriquez, Professor, Cideteq, Mexico

15:55-16:20

Title: Self-supporting Fe-N-C Materials Derived from EDTA-2Na for Electrocatalytic Oxygen Reduction Reaction
Dr. Xianghui Yan, Associate Professor, North Minzu University, China

16:20-16:45

Speech Opportunity Available

16:45-17:10

Title: Physicochemical Characterization of the Interface of Modified Surfaces with Transition Metal Oxides
Dr. Erika Bustos, Researcher, Cideteq, Mexico

 

Day 3: May 23, 2021 (Tuesday)

 

Forum 1-6: Nanocatalysis

Time: 08:30-12:10, May 23, 2021 (Tuesday); Place: Osaka, Japan

Chair

Dr. Jing Sun, Professor, Shanghai Institute of Ceramics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

Co-Chair

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08:30-08:55

Title: Typical VOCs Degradation by Titania-based Nanocomposites

Dr. Jing Sun, Professor, Shanghai Institute of Ceramics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

08:55-09:20

Title: Nano-catalysts for Cross-coupling Reactions, CO Oxidation and Breaking Polar Bonds

Dr. Shiv Khanna, Professor and Department Chair, Virginia Commonwealth University, USA

09:20-09:45

Title: Nanomaterials for Energy-Relevant Electrocatalytic Processes

Dr. Shizhang Qiao, Professor, Chair of Nanotechnology, The University of Adelaide; Honorary Professor, The University of Queensland, Australia

09:45-10:10

Title: TBD

Dr. Giovanni Zangari, Professor, University of Virginia, USA

10:10-10:30

Coffee Break

10:30-10:55

Title: Synthesis and Catalytic Performance of Nanostructured La1-x-yAgxCoyO3 Catalytic Thin Films Prepared by PVD

Dr. Khalid Neffaa, University of Technology of Belfort-Montbeliard, France

10:55-11:20

Speech Opportunity Available

11:20-11:45

Speech Opportunity Available

11:45-12:10

Title: Construction of Oxygen Vacancies and Operando Oxygen Vacancies in Oxide Semiconductors to Boost the Activity and Stability of N2 Photofixation

Dr. Tingting Hou, Central South University, China

 

 

Forum 1-7: Homogeneous and Heterogeneous Catalysis

Time: 08:30-12:10, May 23, 2021 (Tuesday); Place: Osaka, Japan

Chair

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Co-Chair

Dr. Sander van Bavel, Program Lead Methane to Products, Shell Global Solutions Int. B.V., The Netherlands

08:30-08:55

Speech Opportunity Available

08:55-09:20

Title: Title: Structure and Activity of Pd/V2O5/TiO2 Catalysts in Wacker Oxidation of Ethylene

Dr. Robert Bartos, Senior Researcher, TTK, Hungary

09:20-09:45

Speech Opportunity Available

09:45-10:10

Title: TBD

Dr. Pascal Granger, Professor, Lille University, France

10:10-10:30

Coffee Break

10:30-10:55

Title: TBD

Dr. Sander van Bavel, Program Lead Methane to Products, Shell Global Solutions Int. B.V., The Netherlands

10:55-11:20

Title: The Biomass Transformation

Dr. Gang Yang, Professor, Nanjing University of Technology, China

11:20-11:45

Title: Modeling Oxygen Evolution Catalysis: Opportunities and Challenges

Dr. Matthias Vandichel, Department of Chemical Sciences and Bernal institute, Limerick University, Limerick, Ireland

11:45-12:10

Title: The Heterogenization of Homogeneous Catalysts in the Framework of the Highly Stable MOF "UiO-67"

Dr. Stefan Vanicek, University of Oslo, Norway

 

 

Forum 1-8: Catalytic Materials, Methodologies and Technologies (II)

Time: 13:30-17:10, May 23, 2021 (Tuesday); Place: Osaka, Japan

Chair

Dr. Steven L. Bernasek, Professor, Yale-NUS College, Singapore

Co-Chair

Dr. Wenzhen Wang, Dean and Professor, Xi'an Shiyou University, China

13:30-13:55

Title: In situ X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy Studies of Cu Zeolite Catalysts for Selective Catalytic Reduction in Exhaust Gas Remediation

Dr. Steven L. Bernasek, Professor, Yale-NUS College, Singapore

13:55-14:20

Title: Adsorption of Zinc Acetate on the Surface of Modified Activated Carbons-Characteristic Features

Dr. Hoang Kim Bong, Academician and Professor, Moscow State Academy of Fine Chemical Technology, Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia

14:20-14:45

Title: Catalysts and Technologies for Sustainable Chemistry

Dr. Alvaro Gordillo, Lab Team Leader, Process Catalysis Research, BASF, Germany

14:45-15:10

Title: Catalytic Effect of Schiff Base Metal Complexes on Carbon Dioxide Conversion to Polycarbonate

Dr. Wenzhen Wang, Dean and Professor, Xi'an Shiyou University, China

15:10-15:30

Coffee Break

15:30-15:55

Title: Separate Deposition of Two Types of Metal Nanoparticles on Metal Oxide Support for Enhancing Photocatalytic Activity

Dr. Tomokazu Kiyonaga, Lecturer, National Institute of Technology,Kurume College, Japan

15:55-16:20

Speech Opportunity Available

16:20-16:45

Title: Fluorous Ponytails in Catalysis
Dr. Jan Cermak, Senior Scientist, Institute of Chemical Process Fundamentals, Czech Academy of Sciences, Czech Republic

16:45-17:10

Title: In-situ Studies of Oxidation/reduction of Copper in Cu-CHA SCR Catalysts: Comparison of Fresh and SO2 -poisoned Catalysts
Dr. Susanna Liljegren Bergman, Postdoctoral Fellow, Yale-NUS College, Singapore

 

 

Forum 1-9: Catalysis for Environment, Energy and Industry (I)

Time: 08:30-12:10, May 23, 2021 (Tuesday); Place: Osaka, Japan

Chair

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Co-Chair

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08:30-08:55

Title: Sustainable Treatment of Industrial Wastewaters
Dr. Ian Thompson, Professor, Oxford University, UK

08:55-09:20

Title: Metal Organic Framework Solid Acid Catalysts for the Conversion Of Biomass Derived Sugars to 5-HMF

Dr. Volkan Degirmenci, Associate Professor, University of Warwick, UK

09:20-09:45

Title: Progress and Challenges in Synthesis Gas CO-removal via Selective Methanation

Dr. Hans-Peter Schmid, Managing Director, WS Reformer GmbH, Germany

09:45-10:10

Speech Opportunity Available

10:10-10:30

Coffee Break

10:30-10:55

Title: NO Adsorption and Removal at Low Temperature by Adsorption Catalyst (Ce-Fe-Mn/ACFN)
Dr. Weijun Liu, Professor, Shanghai University of Engineering Science, China

10:55-11:20

Speech Opportunity Available

11:20-11:45

Title: Heteroatom-doped Carbon Electrocatalysts with Enhanced Oxygen Chemisorption for Zn-air Battery Cathode

Dr. Ruizhi Yang, Professor, Soochow University, China

11:45-12:10

Title: Insight into the SO2 Poisoning Mechanism for NH3-SCR over Cu/LTA and Cu/SSZ-13

Dr. Aiyong Wang, Post-doc, Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden

 

 

Forum 1-9: Catalysis for Environment, Energy and Industry (II)

Time: 13:30-17:10, May 23, 2021 (Tuesday); Place: Osaka, Japan

Chair

Dr. Ian Thompson, Professor, Oxford University, UK

Co-Chair

Dr. Fudong Liu, Assistant Professor, University of Central Florida, USA

13:30-13:55

Title: Applicability of Accelerated Quantum Chemical Dynamics into Catalyst Durability, Elastomer Polarization and Injured DNA Characterizations

Dr. Ai Suzuki, Associate Professor, Tohoku University, Japan

13:55-14:20

Speech Opportunity Available

14:20-14:45

Title: 25 + Years of the All Hydroprocessing Route for Premium Lube Base Oil Production

Dr. Kamala R. Krishna, Manager, Process Research, Chevron Downstream Technologies and Services, USA

14:45-15:10

Title: Atomic Layer Deposited Bimetallic Nanoparticles for Selective Hydrogenation
Dr. Xinhua Liang, Associate Professor, Missouri University of Science and Technology, USA

15:10-15:30

Coffee Break

15:30-15:55

Title: Zeolite-based Composite Catalysts for On-purpose Propylene Production from Light Hydrocarbons at Low Energy Consumption
Dr. Shinya Hodoshima, Chiyoda Corporation, Japan

15:55-16:20

Title: Engineering Precious Metal and Base Metal Materials for Highly Efficient Environmental Catalysis
Dr. Fudong Liu, Assistant Professor, University of Central Florida, USA

16:20-16:45

Title: Preparation and Performance of a new Zeolite-type Catalyst supported with Pt for Catalytic Reforming
Dr. Peng Zhang, Senior Engineer, Petrochemical Research Institute, PetroChina Company Limited, China

16:45-17:10

Title: Light Olefins Based on Methane: Latest Achievements
Dr. Natalia Kolesnichenko, Chief Researcher, A.V. Topchiev Institute of Petrochemical Synthesis RAS, Russia

 

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March 31st, 2021

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March 20th, 2021

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