Scientific and Social Programs

Scientific Program

The scientific program ofZMPC2018 will consist of plenary and keynote lectures, and oral, poster and RRR (Recent Research Reports, poster) presentations. Plenary and keynote lecturers are listed below. ZMPC2018 Program at Glance is here.

Plenary Lecturers for ZMPC 2018

Prof. Avelino Corma / web
Instituto de Tecnologia Quimica, Spain
Title: Designing zeolites for catalytic applications
Prof. Takao Masuda / web
Hokkaido University, Japan
Title: Zeolite Framework as Matrix for Nano-particles of Active Species
Dr. Charles H.F. Peden / web
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, USA
Title: Cu/SSZ-13 Catalysts for the Selective Catalytic Reduction of NOx: Unusual Features of the Complex Redox Reaction Mechanism
Prof. Valentin Valtchev / web
Title: Tuning Zeolite Properties: in-situ versus post-synthesis methods
Prof. Yushan Yan / web
University of Delaware, USA
Prof. Dongyuan Zhao / web
Fudan University, China
Title: Interfacial Assembly and Engineering of Ordered Functional Mesoporous Materials with Multi-Level Architectures
Prof. Xiaodong Zou / web
Stockholm University, Sweden
Title: The impacts of electron crystallographic techniques for structure elucidation and discovery of new zeolites and metal-organic frameworks

Keynote Lecturers for ZMPC 2018

Prof. Shunai Che / web
Shanghai Jiao Tong University
Title: π-π Interaction of Aromatic Groups in Amphiphilic Molecules Directing For Highly Ordered Mesoporous Zeolite
Prof. Minkee Choi / web
Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST)
Title: Rational Design of Solid Adsorbent for Post-Combustion CO2 Capture via Temperature Swing Adsorption
Dr. Akira Endo / web
Prof. Javier Garcia-Martinez / web
University of Alicante
Prof. Jorge Gascon / web
Title: New concepts in the design of Heterogeneous Catalysts
Prof. Rajamani Gounder / web
Purdue University
Title: Synthetic control of acid site proximity in chabazite zeolites and consequences for Bronsted acid catalysis
Dr. Hong-Xin Li / web
Zeolyst / PQ Corporation
Title: Advanced Zeolite Catalysis Technologies for Clean Air
Prof. Ryotaro Matsuda / web
Nagoya University
Title: Structurally switchable metal organic frameworks showing highly selective guest adsorption
Dr. Manuel Moliner / web
Instituto de Technologia Quimica, Universidad Politecnica de Valencia
Title: Synthesis of nanosized zeolites for different catalytic applications
Prof. Sankar Nair / web
Georgia Institute of Technology
Title: Polycrystalline MOF Membranes - New Developments
Dr. Nikolai Nesterenko / web
Title: Synthesis of propylene from renewable alcohols : reaction pathways & opportunities for zeolites
Dr. Evgeni Pidko / web
Delft University of Technology / ITMO University, St. Petersburg
Title: Active site cooperativity in zeolite catalysis
Prof. Jeffrey D. Rimer / web
University of Houston
Title: Cooperative Effects of Inorganic and Organic Structure-Directing Agents in Zeolite Synthesis
Dr. Simon C. Weston / web
ExxonMobil Research and Engineering Company
Prof. Paul Wright / web
University of St Andrews
Prof. Peng Wu / web
East China Normal University
Title: Design and Synthesis Large-Pore and/or New Zeolite Structures from Layered Precursors
Dr. Dan Xie / web
Title: Design and Target Synthesis of Novel Zeolites for Desired Applications
Dr. Bilge Yilmaz / web
BASF Corporation
Title: Moving the World: Evolution of Porous Materials in Catalysis for Transportation Fuels
Dr. Toshiyuki Yokoi / web
Tokyo Institute of Technology
Title: Control of Al distribution in zeolite framework and its impact on hydrothermal stability and catalytic properties
Prof. Jihong Yu / web
Jilin University
Title: Zeolites as a New Platform for Applications

ZMPC2018 (Aug. 5 - Aug. 9) at Glance

5 Sun. 15:00 Registration
PL1 Prof. Avelino Corma
18:00 Welcome reception
6 Mon. 9:00 PL2 Prof. Valentin Valtchev
10:00 PL3 Prof. Xiaodong Zou
11:30 Oral session Oral session Oral session
14:30 Oral session Oral session Oral session
16:50 Oral session Oral session Oral session
19:00 Poster session
7 Tue. 9:00 PL4 Dr. Charles H.F. Peden
10:00 PL5 Prof. Dongyuan Zhao
11:30 Oral session Oral session Oral session
13:30 Excursion
8 Wed. 9:00 PL6 Prof. Yushan Yan
10:00 PL7 Prof. Takao Masuda
11:30 Oral session Oral session Oral session
14:30 Oral session Oral session Oral session
16:30 Poster session
18:30 Banquet & Students Party
9 Thu. 9:00 Oral session Oral session Oral session
11:30 Oral session Oral session Oral session
12:30 Closing Remarks
Post-ZMPC2018 School

Social Program

TOCAT8-ZMPC2018 Welcome reception

Date: 18:00-, Aug. 5, 2018
Place: 3F, PACIFICO Yokohama
Fee: Free (Included in registration fee)

Excursion, Kamakura

Further details will be informed soon.
Date: Afternoon, Aug. 7, 2018
Place: Kamakura
Fee: Free (Included in registration fee)
Note: You need to apply in advance at on-line registeration.
Capacity: 200


13:30 Buses will leave Pacifico Yokohama for Kamakura with Lunch box
14:30 Arrival at Kamakura
Free time, e.g.,
Tsurugaoka Hachimangu Shrine
Hase-dera Temple
Great Buddha of Kamakura
Kamakura Komachi-dori Street
Yuigahama Beach
More info.

18:00 Bus departing from Kamakura
19:00 Dinner at BEER NEXT, Yokohama Red Brick Warehouses (Yokohama“Aka-renga soko” in Japanese)


Date: 18:30-,Aug. 7, 2018.
Place: 3F,Pacific, InterContinental Yokohama Grand
Fee: 12,000 JPY
Note: You need to apply in advance at on-line registeration.
Capacity: 200

Students Party

Date: 18:30-,Aug. 7, 2018.
Fee: 3,000 JPY
Note: You need to apply in advance at on-line registeration.
Capacity: 200
Further details will be informed soon.

Post-ZMPC2018 School

Date: Aug. 9-11, 2018.
Place: Kinugawa, Tochigi