Scientific Programme

The programme is completed (as of 02.06.2017).

Abstracts of the oral and poster presentations are available as pdf files.

Wednesday, 7. June 2017

11:00 - 13:00Registration
 Lecture hall
 Chair: W. Hemminger
13:00 - 13:30Welcome address
13:30 - 14:15A. Nicolaus - The SI unit kilogram: the new definition and it’s realization on the basis of fundamental constants
14:15 - 15:00N. Barros - The role of calorimetry in assessing the impact of climate change on the global carbon cycle
15:00 - 16:00Instrument presentation / Poster presentation / Coffee break with sparkling wine
 Lecture hall
 Chair: N. Barros
16:00 - 16:30R. Span - Caloric Properties from Empirical Fundamental Equations of State
16:30 - 17:00H. Heerklotz - Three types of biomembrane effects of surfactants and how to distinguish them by ITC
17:00 - 17:30P. Schmidt - ThermoPhIL: Thermochemical Investigations of Phase Formation Processes in Ionic Liquids
17:30 - 18:00S. Vidi - Calorimetric Measurements of Phase Change Materials (PCM)
18:00 - 20:00Transfer to city
20:00 - 22:00Informal meeting at Rheinische Republik

Thursday, 8. June 2017

 Lecture hall
 Chair: E. Wilhelm
09:00 - 09:45J. Orava - Chalcogenides for Phase-Change Memory Applications
09:45 - 10:15M. Gödde - Vergleich verschiedener Messmethoden zum thermischen Verhalten von Dicumylperoxid (40%) in Ethylbenzol – modellbasierte Vorhersage adiabater Induktionszeiten sowie der SADT und Vergleich mit dem UN H.1-Test
10:15 - 11:00Instrument presentation / Poster presentation / Coffee break
 Lecture hallSeminar room A
 Energetics (Chair: F. Mertens)Materials (Chair: W. Kunze)
11:00 - 11:20N. Gorodylova - Reactivity of ZrOCl2∙8H2O and its application for
the synthesis of NASICON framework phosphates
G. Kaiser - Einfluss von Nukleierungsmitteln auf die Kristallisation von Polypropylen (PP)
11:20 - 11:40F. Taubert - Determination of thermodynamic properties of lithium monosilicide based on calorimetric
and hydrogenation experiments
E. Hempel - Determination of the thermal short time stability of polymers by fast scanning calorimetry
11:40 - 12:00C. Thomas - Determination of the enthalpy of mixing in the binary
system LiFePO4-FePO4 at 25 °C
C. Schick - Interplay between the Relaxation of the Glass of Random L/D Lactide Copolymers and Homogeneous Crystal Nucleation: Evidence for Segregation of Chain Defects
12:00 - 12:20V. Becattini - Determination of
specific heat capacity of rocks by
DSC before and after high-temperature thermal cycling
B. Yang - Can homogenous nucleation be controlled in a metallic glass?
12:20 - 13:50Lunch breakAnnual meeting of GEFTA members
 Lecture hall
 Chair: H. Heerklotz
13:50 - 14:20O. Braissant - Combination of tunable diode laser absorption spectroscopy and isothermal microcalorimetry for life sciences.
14:20 - 14:50T. Maskow - Calorimetry of microbial utilization of electrical and photon energy
14:50 - 15:20U. Schröder - Electrified Microbiology – Bacteria full of Potential!
15:20 - 16:20Instrument presentation / Poster presentation / Coffee break
 Lecture hallSeminar room A
 Biology (Chair: T. Maskow)Safety Assessment (Chair: S. Neuenfeld)
16:20 - 16:40C. Ortmann - Die Mikrokalorimetrie als nicht-invasive Methode zur Charketerisierung des MetabolismusA. Knorr - Vorhersage der selbstbeschleunigenden Zersetzungstemperatur (SADT) für organische Peroxide aus DSC-Messungen
16:40 - 17:00J. Lerchner - A chip calorimetry based method for the real-time monitoring of red blood cell sicklingT. Willms - The decomposition of tert.-butyl hydroperoxide studied by differential scanning calorimetry.
17:00 - 17:20H. Bunjes - Investigating Drug Release from Triglyceride Nanoparticles
into Physiological Media by DSC
U. Hess - Tests with Adiabatic Calorimeters
17:20 - 17:40M. Marenchino - Turning up the heat on protein stability characterization. Differential Scanning Calorimetry for the regulated environmentG. Krause - DSC Validierung: Vergleich der Meßwerte mit der Auswertung
17:40 - 18:00A. Abdelaziz - Flash DSC study of the melting behavior of CytosineS. Stones - Micro Reaction Calorimetry. Newer Applications for the Chemical & Pharmaceutical Industry
18:00 - 19:00Transfer to city
19:00 - 20:30Guided city tour, guided visit to cathedral or Herzog Anton Ulrich-Museum
20:30 - 23:30Conference dinner with presentation by G. Krause: Der wahre Grund, warum die Titanic untergehen mußte

Friday, 9. June 2017

 Lecture hallSeminar room A
 New Methods (Chair: C. Schick)Thermodynamics (Chair: P. Schmidt)
09:00 - 09:20G. Bartl - Interferometric determination of thermal expansion on material measuresE. Wilhelm - Solubility Parameters: A Versatile Concept
09:20 - 09:40C. Bläker - Kopplung von kalorimetrischen und volumetrischen AdsorptionsmessungenD. Zaitsau - Through solution to the gas phase: Evaluation of the enthalpy of vaporization for thermally unstable ionic compounds with the help of solution calorimetry.
09:40 - 10:00T. Husemann - Thermal excitation, optical response: Sheds a new light on thermal analysis by TORCD. Walter - Carbonate formation in oxidic lanthanum compounds - Isothermal calorimetry
10:00 - 10:20A. Omelcenko - Thin-Film Calorimeter Based on High-Temperature Stable Piezoelectric ResonatorsT. Haug - Thermodynamische Modellierung eines Prozesskalorimeters zur kontinuierlichen Bestimmung des Wobbe-Index von Brenngasen
10:20 - 10:40H.K. Cammenga - Thermochemische Erkenntnisse über die Sorption, das Rösten und das Quenchen von KaffeebohnenF. Perez-Sanz - Comparison of Calorific Value measurements of Biogas reference and field calorimeters.
10:40 - 11:30Instrument presentation / Poster presentation / Coffee break
 Lecture hall
 Chair: D. Walter
11:30 - 12:00P. Dumas - Kinetic ITC methods in the field of biology
12:00 - 12:45R. Leithner - Druckluftspeicherkraftwerke – CAES – Compressed Air Energy Storage Power Plants
12:45 - 13:00Farewell address

Poster presentation

Wednesday, 7. June to Friday, 9. June 2017


A. AbdelazizFast scanning calorimetry - Convenient technic for vaporization study of aprotic and protic ionic liquid
C. AebyErmittlung des Detonationsbereichs von Nitrierungsreaktions-massen im Mini-Autoklaven nach Whitmore
K. AnhaltUsing a modified laser flash apparatus to measure spectral emissivity
S. BauereckerCritical Radius of Supercooled Water Droplets: On the Transition toward Dendritic Freezing
R.K. BrownPreconditioning electroactive biofilms to improve substrate turnover and cathode research to improve energetic efficiency of microbial electrochemical technologies
S. FejaModerne Fluide der Kältetechnik
S. FejaMethoden der Thermischen Analyse an modernen Fluiden der Kältetechnik
R. HeinemannThermodynamic analysis of crystal growth of zinc oxide by CVT under addition of group XV elements
S. HeinschEnergy Metering of Raw Biogas
S. HelmigCharakterisierung des Fällungsproduktes aus der Reaktion Aluminiumsulfat / Zellkulturmedium
G. KrauseSelf-Ignition caused by Solar Radiation
T. LemkeThe Performance and Safety of 20Ah Secondary Lithium cells; testing with the Accelerating Rate Calorimeter (ARC)
T. LemkeMicro Reaction Calorimetry: Newer Applications for the Chemical & Pharmaceutical Industry
J. LerchnerUnconventional Calorimetry Using Segmented-Flow Technique Solid Samples in Flow-Through & Dispersion Free Reaction Calorimetry
T. MaskowThermodynamic Feasibility Analysis – a suitable tool for systems biology?
K. MishinaThe Reference Calorimeter System for Metrological Assurance of Combustion Energy Measurements
M. NopensWater-bonding and sorption enthalpy in nanoporous biopolymer composites
S. PinnauUntersuchung des Schmelz- und Kristallisationsverhaltens von Phase Change Materials für Latentwärmespeicher
D. ProzellerBeyond the Protein Corona - Lipids Matter for Biological Response of Nanocarriers
M. ReschkeThermochemical modeling and synthesis of elements and compounds of groups15 and 16 from the element oxides in [C4mim]BF4
W. SauterSustainable electrochemical synthesis of regenerative transportation fuels
C. SchickCrystallization of polyethylene at large undercooling
F. TaubertThermodynamic description of the Li-Si-System based on calorimetric and hydrogenation measurements
C. ThomasIsobaric heat capacity data of orthorhombic FePO4 in the temperature range between 223 K to 773 K
M. WelsEvaluation of eutectic mixtures for use as PCM Thermodynamic modeling and experimental methods
A. WolfMicro reaction calorimetry for investigation of phase formation processes in ionic liquid flux systems
S. ZimmererRecent improvements in the high pressure DSC method applied to the study of gas hydrates
S. ZimmererCombined calorimetric and manometric measurements for the study of sorption properties of porous materials