April 23 – April 24 2018 ( Politecnico di Milano, Italy)
The workshop aimed at providing an overview of the current research and the most recent advancements in the investigation of the oxygenated classes of molecules involved in biofuels conversion chemistry. Organized as a joint meeting between SMARTCATs WG1 and IMPROOF, it provided a key contribution to the discussion on the advancement and critical issues in the field.
Eliseo RANZI (Politecnico di Milano, Italy) – “Detailed kinetics of vanillin as reference component of pyrolysis bio-oil”
Heinz PITSCH (Institute for Combustion Technology, RWTH Aachen, Germany) – ‘Chemistry Matters: Advanced Biofuels for Internal Combustion Engines’
Roger CRACKNELL (Shell Global Solutions, UK) – “Ethanol and other bio-oxygenates: their role in high octane fuels”
Prof. Faravelli, head of the CRECK Modeling group at POLIMI
Dr. Stagni, Assistant Professors at POLIMi
Dr. Pelucchi, Assistant Professors at POLIMI