Conference programme

Monday 29th March 2021

1.15 – 1.30

1.30 – 2.00

 

2.00 – 2.25

 

2.25 – 2.50

2.50 – 3.15

 

 

3.15 – 3.40

3.40 – 4.05

 

4.05 – 4.30

4.30 – 4.35

 

 

 

Tuesday 30th March 2021

9.30 – 9.40

9.40 – 10.05

 

 

10.05 – 10.30

 

 

 

10.30 – 10.55

 

 

 

10.55 – 11.10

11.10 – 11.35

11.35 – 12.00

12.00 – 12.25

 

 

12.25 – 12.40

 

12.40 – 12.45

12.45 – 12.50

 

12.50 – 12.55

 

 

12.55 – 1.00

 

1.00 – 1.05

1.05 – 1.15

 

Welcome, introduction to TAC 2021

Gareth Parkes (TMG Chair)

Dielectric behaviour of water at sub-ambient temperatures: A Commemorative Lecture in Memory of Glynn Van-de-Velde

John Duncan, Lacerta

Dynamic mechanical analysis and its role in assessment of state of preservation of collagen –containing cultural heritage objects

Marianne Odlyha, Birkbeck

Mixtures of halloysite clay nanotubes and wax for the consolidation of archaeological woods

Giuseppe Cavallaro, University of Palermo

Break

 

Quantification and characterisation of water within drug-eluting beads,

Laura Waters, University of Huddersfield

Pharmaceuticals – they all degrade and that’s why thermal analysis is important

Paul Royall, Kings’ College London

Determination of the equilibrium enthalpy of melting of two-phase semi-crystalline polymers by fast scanning calorimetry

Antonella Esposito, Université de Rouen

Closing remarks for Day 1

Gareth Parkes (TMG Chair)

 

Welcome

Milan Antonijevic (TMG vice Chair)

Nitroglycerine: a simple molecule which highlights some of the challenges with the thermal analysis of energetic materials

Ruth Tunnell, QinetiQ

HFC studies on conventional and novel energetic materials

Amanda Catherall, BAE Systems

The power of model-fitting kinetic analysis: Reconciling the kinetics of Bicyclo-HMX thermolysis in solid state and solution

Nikita Muravyev, Russian Academy of Sciences

Break

Thermal analysis of magmas – extreme hazards, extreme challenges

Hugh Tuffen, Lancaster University

Enhanced CH4 hydrate formation using hybrid MOF plus promoter system

Jyoti Shanker Pandey, Technical University of Denmark

Method to perform microcalorimetry measurements of carbon dioxide adsorbing onto ceria nanopowders

Alan Macdonald, AWE

Break

Hiden Analytical company profile

Michael Thomas, Hiden

How temperature-controlled experiments aid materials characterisation

Robert Gurney, Linkam

See what is really happening within your furnaces

Oliver Savard, Hitachi

Latest thermal analysis developments at Setaram

Dave Dale, Setaram

Mettler Toledo flash DSC: rapid-scanning DSC

Joe Marsh, Mettler Toledo

Prize presentation, closing remarks

Gareth Parkes (TMG Chair)

RSC Thermal Methods Group

Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry - TAC 2021

TAC 2021 Abstract booklet