Plenary Lectures, Progress Reports & Posters

as of 4th of June

Plenary Lectures

Olivier Braissant (University of Basel, Basel)
Possible applications of isothermal calorimetry in pharma, food, and biomedical industries: the cases of quality control and drug resistance

Wolfgang Buck (Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt, Berlin):
Redefinition of the SI unit Kelvin and its realization

Heiko K. Cammenga (Technical University of Braunschweig, Braunschweig):
GEFTA Science Award: Aus 50 Jahren Forschung: Kalorimetrie, Thermische Analyse und Vieles mehr

Jonathan Chaires (University of Louisville, Louisville):
Calorimetry Inside and Outside the Box

Thomas Maskow (Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research, Leipzig):
The future of biocalorimetry and biothermodynamics as seen by a biotechnologist

Florian Mertens (Technical University Bergakademie Freiberg, Freiberg):
A Strategy for the Characterization of Lithium Containing Materials Based on Hydrogenation Reactions and Low Temperature Calorimetry

Caspar Paetz (Hydrogenious Technologies GmbH, Erlangen):
Liquid Organic Hydrogen Carrier (LOHC) - enabling large scale hydrogen distribution and sectoral integration

Jose Sanchez-Ruiz (University of Granada, Granada):
General principles and selected applications of scanning calorimetry: ultrafast folding, kinetic stability and ancestral proteins

Hans Jürgen Seifert (Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Eggenstein-Leopoldshafen):
Calorimetric studies of lithium-ion batteries and their materials

Peter Westh (Technical University of Denmark, Lyngby):
Calorimetric approaches to interfacial (heterogeneous) enzyme reactions

Roland Winter (Technical University of Dortmund, Dortmund):
Pressure Perturbation Calorimetric Studies of the Effect of Osmolytes and Crowding on the Stability and Solvation of Biomolecular Systems

Progress Reports

Amir Abdelaziz (University of Rostock, Rostock):
Determination of the sublimation vapor pressure of thermally labile compounds with fast scanning calorimetry

Irina Andreeva (University of Rostock, Rostock):
Thermochemistry of organophosphorous compounds: solution and combustion calorimetry

Yeong Zen Chua (University of Rostock, Rostock):
Direct Determination of the Thermodynamic Properties of Melting for Amino Acids

Falk-Thilo Ferse (Waters GmbH, Eschborn):
Kreisprozess eines reversibel geführten dynamischen, chemischen Gleichgewichtssystems

Christian Fricke (Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ, Leipzig):
Conventional microbiological cultivation techniques are under close scrutiny - Can all these techniques be applied in microcalorimetry?

Christoph Groß (SCHOTT AG, Mainz):
Optimising a commercial drop calorimeter for high temperature Lead borate drop solution calorimetry

Elke Hempel (Mettler-Toledo GmbH, Nänikon):
The new Flash DSC 2+

David Henriques (Hochschule Mannheim - University of Applied Science, Mannheim):
DSC-like Calorimetry on a coin cell for Lithium-Ion Batteries & A new apparatus to determine partial pressure and thermodynamic data by the Knudsen Effusion method

Maria Hoernke (Technical University Bergakademie Freiberg, Freiberg):
The ability of synthetic antimicrobials to induce electrostatic lipid clustering and membrane permeabilization

Julia Hoffmann (Technical University Bergakademie Freiberg, Freiberg):
Studies on the metabolic activity of leaching-active bacteria growing on metal sulfides using chip-calorimetry

Gabriele Kaiser (Netzsch Gerätebau GmbH, Selb):
Thermal Behavior of Caffeine, the Most Widely Consumed Pharmacological Active Substance

Stanislav Kondratev (University of Rostock, Rostock):
Quantification of dispersion interactions with the help of thermochemistry: substituted benzophenones

Johannes Lerchner (Technical University Bergakademie Freiberg, Freiberg):
Segment-fusion chip calorimetry – a new method for the investigation of fast reactions

Daumantas Matulis (Vilnius University, Vilnius):
Determination of intrinsic enthalpy of CA-ligand binding and attempts to correlate it with the crystallographic structures of the protein-ligand complexes

Tobias Meller (University of Hamburg, Hamburg):
Design and characterization of a gas-solid reaction calorimeter

Martin Nopens (University of Hamburg, Hamburg):
Water-induced cell wall porosity in wood - investigations with differential scanning calorimetry

Christian Ortmann (Waters GmbH - UB TA Instruments, Eschborn):
Isothermal Titration Calorimetry - Improvements to facilitate your lab life

Magnus Rohde (Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Eggenstein-Leopoldshafen):
Heat Capacity and Thermal Transport Properties of Glass-Ceramic Solid Electrolytes

Lesia Sandig-Predzymirska (Technical University Bergakademie Freiberg, Freiberg):
High-pressure DSC study of hydrogen sorption/desorption properties of doped sodium alanate

Christoph Schick (University of Rostock, Rostock):
Homogeneous crystal nucleation in polymers – Nucleation kinetics and thermal stability of nuclei

Peer Schmidt (BTU Cottbus-Senftenberg, Senftenberg):
PCM-Screening: Thermodynamic modeling and experimental methods

Riko Siewert (University of Rostock, Rostock):
Benchmark Thermochemical Properties of Phthalic acids and Phthalic anhydride

Michael Steeb (Technical University of Braunschweig, Braunschweig):
Avoiding Thermal Hotspots in Automotive Battery Systems using a Multiscale Full Vehicle Model

Andrey Tarasov (Fritz-Haber Institut der Max-Planck Gesellschaft, Berlin):
Reaction Calorimetry: Exploring the state of Ag catalyst in ethylene epoxidation in-situ

Sergey P. Verevkin (University of Rostock, Rostock):
Milestone thermodynamics of renewable fuels, platform chemicals, and hydrogen storage

Kristina Vogel (Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ, Leipzig):
An alternative kinetic evaluation of a reversible enzyme reaction

Dirk Walter (Justus-Liebig-University Giessen, Gießen):
Thermal transformation of La(OH)3 – Insight into a complex solid state reaction

Emmerich Wilhelm (University of Wien, Wien):
Nonelectrolyte Solutions: Theory and Applications to Model Systems

Sabine Wrabetz (Fritz-Haber-Institut der Max-Plack-Gesellschaft, Berlin):
Dynamics in heterogeneous Catalysis -monitored by microcalorimetry beyond adsorption-

Andrei Yermalayeu (Parr Instrument Company, Moline, IL):
Combustion calorimetry: yesterday, today and tomorrow

Dzmitry Zaitsau (University of Rostock, Rostock):
Thermal stability of molecular and ionic compounds: evaporation vs decomposition, TGA vs DSC


Hassan Al-Fathi (Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ, Leipzig):
Calorimetric investigation of the growth and product formation of lactic acid bacteria

Lisa Dietel (Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg, Freiburg i. Br.):
Cyclic Lipopeptides: Interaction with Model Membranes

Bärbel Egenolf-Jonkmanns (Fraunhofer-Institut für Umwelt-, Sicherheits- und Energietechnik UMSICHT, Oberhausen):
Calorimetric studies on the dissociation characteristics of methane hydrates in porous media

R. Heinemann (Brandenburg University of Technology Cottbus-Senftenberg, Senftenberg):
Modeling the vapor transport of non-stoichiometric zinc oxide

Maria Hoernke (University of Freiburg, Freiburg i.Br.):
The ability of synthetic antimicrobials to induce electrostatic lipid clustering and membrane permeabilization

Veronika Jilg (Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt, Stuttgart):
Methods and Setup for Calorimetric Analysis of Metallic Latent Thermal Energy Storage Systems

Felix Kandelhard (University of Hamburg, Hamburg):
Combined CFD- and Heat-Transfer-Modelling of an Adiabatic Storage Calorimeter

Monika Knorr (Brandenburg University of Technology, Cottbus):
Synthesis planning & reaction mechanism in ionic liquids

Robert Macgregor (University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada):
Volumetric properties of mono- and multi-molecular G-Quadruplexes

Marie Markones (University of Freiburg, Freiburg i.Br.):
The TSA – global fitting for the masses, using MicroCal PEAQ-ITC Analysis Software

André Meißner (Brandenburg University of Technology Cottbus-Senftenberg):
Optimization of TGA Control Parameters for Long-Term Thermal Stability Prediction of Ionic Liquids

Tobias Meller (University of Hamburg, Hamburg):
Design and characterization of a gas-solid reaction calorimeter

Leonie Naßwetter (Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg, Freiburg i. Br.):
ITC of mixed micelle systems and micelle-protein interactions

Agatha Rosenthal (Malvern Panalytical GmbH, Kassel):
Coupling of Stability and Self-Association of a Therapeutic Protein

Lesia Sandig-Predzymirska (Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg, Freiburg i. Br.):
Influence of the aluminum addition on the hydrogenation/dehydrogenation behavior of doped sodium alanate

Stefan M. Sarge (Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt, Braunschweig):
Calorimetric Investigations into commercial Li-ion electrochemical cells

Uta Sazama (Technical University of Hamburg, Hamburg):
Confined water – Melting point depression as function of different surface polarities in nanopores

Shuai Shi (Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg, Freiburg i. Br.):
Action of Antimicrobial Nylon-3 Polymers on Model Membranes

Gediminas Skvarnavičius (Vilnius University, Vilnius, Lithuania):
Thermodynamics of Ion Pair Formation Between Charged Poly(Amino Acid)s and Detergents

Jessica Steigenberger (Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg, Freiburg i. Br.):
Investigation of thermodynamic phase transitions of lysolipid-containing thermosensitive liposomes by DSC and PPC

Anja Stulz (Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg, Freiburg i. Br.):
Primary and secondary peptide binding to liposomes as seen by ITC, fluorescence, and MST

Rudolf Tuckermann (Technical University of Braunschweig, Braunschweig):
Kalorimetrie – Eine Experimentierreihe am Schülerlabor Chemie der TU Braunschweig

Kristina Vogel (Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research (UFZ), Leipzig):
A thermodynamic investigation of the glycolytic pathway

Dirk Walter (Justus-Liebig-University Giessen, Gießen):
Thermal stability of commercial peroxides for cross linking of caoutchouc mixtures

Matthias Weyhe (Physikalisch-Tehnische Bundesanstalt, Braunschweig):
Drop calorimetry - Development of accompanying simulations

Wenjiao Zhao (Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Eggenstein-Leopoldshafen):
Calorimetric studies of the thermal behavior of Li-ion coin cells: calibration and measurement with a Tian-Calvet calorimeter