Thursday, October 18th 2018


Doors Open

9.00 – 9.30

Key note

Synthesis and Thermal Properties of the New ZrO2-Al2O3-Melamine Nanocomposites

Dr. Iwona Koltsov, Laboratory of Nanostructure, Institute of High Pressure Physics, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, Poland

9.30 – 9.50

Gas analysis with Mass Spectrometry and FT-IR Spectroscopy During Materials Synthesis

Dr. Tim Gestrich, Head of the Laboratory Thermal Analysis and Thermal Physics at the Fraunhofer Institute for Ceramic Technologies und Systems (IKTS), Dresden, Germany

9.50 – 10.10

Single-Crystal Growth Supported by Means of TGA-DTA-MS Skimmer Coupling

Dr. Detlef Klimm, Leibniz Institute for Crystal Growth/Berlin, Germany

10.10 – 10.30

Basics and Applications of Pulse Thermal Analysis. An Interesting Extension of Coupling Techniques in Thermal Analysis

Dr. Michael Feist, Department of Chemistry, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Germany

10.30 – 10.50

Study on Graphene Oxidation Using Thermal Analysis-Mass Spectrometry Combined with Pulse Thermal Analysis

Dr. Yu Huimei1 et al2.,
1School of Materials Science and Engineering, East China University of Science, Shanghai, China
2 State key Laboratory of High Performance of Ceramics and Superfine Microstructure, Shanghai Institute of Ceramics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shanghai, China

10.50 – 11.20

Poster Session

11.20 – 11.50

Key note

Use of STA-FTIR for Evaluation of Wastewater Phosphate Minerals

Prof. Dr. Ashaki A. Rouff, Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Rutgers University, USA

11.50 – 12.10

Thermogravimetric Analysis Coupled with FT-IR Spectroscopy: Advanced Thermal Analysis Applied to the Characterization of Common Reed Pyrolysis

Dr. Francesco Patuzzi, Free University of Bozen-Bolzano/Italy

12.10 – 12.30

Chemical structure of Soil Organic Matter: Stabilization by Adsorbed Water and Connection to Biogeochemical Cycles as Revealed by EGA

Dr. Jiri Kucerik, Head of Institute of Chemistry and Technology of Environmental Protection, Brno University of Technology, Czech Republic

12:30 – 13.45


13.45 – 14.05

Quantitative Analysis of Isotope-Labelled Volatile Decomposition Mixtures by Comparison of Simultaneously Acquired STA, FT-IR and GC-MS Data

Dr. Horny, Chair “Experimentalphysik II”, University of Augsburg, Germany

14.05 – 14.25

Practical Uses of Simultaneous Thermal Analyses (TG-DSC) Coupled to FTIR in Mineralogical Investigations

Francesco Izzo, Department Science and Technology, University of Sannio, Benevento, Italy

14.25 – 14.45

Recent Advantages in GC-MS Coupling

Dr. Jan Hanss, Head of Applications Laboratory, Netzsch-Gerätebau GmbH, Germany

14.45 – 15.05 

Insight into the feature of thermal reaction process by ECSA for TG-MS

Dr. Hongde Xia, Institute of Engineering Thermophysics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China 




Dr. Jürgen Blumm

The program may be subject to changes.