1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Arrival and Check-in
3:30 pm - 3:45 pm
Introductory Comments by GRC Site Staff / Welcome from the GRS Chair
3:45 pm - 4:30 pm
Applications of Catalysis in Sustainable Technologies
Ran Zhu (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, United States)
3:45 pm - 4:00 pm
Guido Zichittella (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, United States) "Tuning Product Selectivity in Polyolefin Hydrogenolysis Over Cobalt-based Catalysts"
4:00 pm - 4:05 pm
4:05 pm - 4:25 pm
Mariia Pavliuk (Uppsala University, Sweden) "Visible Light-Driven Proton Reduction Catalyzed by [FeFe]-hydrogenase and Polymer Dots Assemblies"
4:25 pm - 4:30 pm
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Characterization Methods and the Study of Reaction Kinetics of Catalytic Processes
Alyssa Love (ExxonMobil Technology and Engineering Company, United States)
7:30 pm - 7:50 pm
Jason Bates (University of Wisconsin–Madison, United States) "Chemical and Electrochemical O2 Reduction on Earth-Abundant M-N-C Catalysts and Implications for Mediated Electrolysis"
7:50 pm - 8:00 pm
8:00 pm - 8:20 pm
Bowei Liu (Syracuse University, United States) "The Role of Acids and Redox Sites during Oxidative Scission of Ketones over VO
x/Al 2O 3"
8:20 pm - 8:30 pm
8:30 pm - 8:50 pm
Katherine McCullough (Argonne National Laboratory, United States) "High Throughput Investigation of Supported Bimetallic Metal Nanoparticles for Plastic Waste Upcycling"
8:50 pm - 9:00 pm
9:00 pm - 9:20 pm
Alexander Hoffman (University of Florida, United States) "Characterizing Rhodium Single Atoms on gamma-Al
3O 3 with NO and CO Probe Molecules"
9:20 pm - 9:30 pm
7:30 am - 8:30 am
9:00 am - 11:00 am
Synthesis and Computational Discovery of New Catalysts
Geet Gupta (Johns Hopkins University, United States)
9:00 am - 9:20 am
Anna Sviripa (University of Virginia, Chemical Engineering Department, United States) "Bayesian Forcefield Driven Monte Carlo and Molecular Dynamics Simulations of O and Cl Promoted Ag Surface Reconstruction"
9:20 am - 9:30 am
9:30 am - 9:50 am
Ajibola Lawal (University of Massachusetts Amherst, United States) "Reaction Calorimetry for Adsorption Thermodynamics in Zeolites"
9:50 am - 10:00 am
10:00 am - 10:20 am
Siddharth Deshpande (University of Delaware, United States) "Graph Based Methods for Atomistic Modeling of Heterogeneous Catalysts"
10:20 am - 10:30 am
10:30 am - 10:50 am
Carrington Moore (Washington State University, United States) "Determining the Dehydration Energetics of 2,3-butanediol by Coupling DFT with Global Optimizers"
10:50 am - 11:00 am
11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Coffee will be served in the poster area from 11:00 am - 11:30 am
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Mentorship Component: Career Perspectives in Catalysis
Joshua Gopeesingh (Sandia National Laboratory, United States)
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Career Perspectives in Catalysis: Academia, National Laboratory and Industry
Juan Bravo-Suarez (The University of Kansas, United States)
John Holladay (LanzaTech, United States)
Beata Kilos-Reaume (Dow Inc., United States)
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm
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