C2E – Colloids and Complex fluids for Energies – Systems understanding: from preparation to process design

IFPEN/Rueil-Malmaison (near Paris) - 4-6 December 2017


An innovative hybrid format!  Innovation 

√ A tutorial session on Interfacial properties - Lecturers

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Bernard P. Binks (University of Hull, United Kingdom)

 Nikolai Denkov

Nikolai Denkov (University of Sofia, Bulgaria)


Wiebke Drenkhan (Institut Charles Sadron, France)

√ Scientific sessions presenting advances in fundamental and industrial research for the benefit of all!  -  Keynote speakers

E Duguet Etienne Duguet (University of Bordeaux, France)
martin fern0xf8 Martin Ferno (University of Bergen, Norway)
Dominique langlois Dominique Langevin (University of Orsay, France)


The main scientific topics:

> Nanoparticles synthesis, system nanostructuration, functionalization
> Dynamic interfacial phenomena understandings
> Rheology, flow and diffusion in confined systems (porous media, microfluidics)
> Stability, evolution and ageing of colloids and complex fluids
> In-situ characterization and behavior modelling
> Applications for energy, colloidal system processing, process design


Oral presentations
- 45 mn allotted for keynote speakers, including 5 minutes discussion
- 20 mn oral presentations, including 5 minutes discussion

Poster session

Posters will be displayed during the breaks. The posters should be set up during the conference.
The useful size of the poster board is 90 cm wide x 150 cm height max. Velcro tape will be provided at the welcome desk of the conference.

Time for discussions with equipment suppliers - they will present their equipement
throughout the conference during the break and poster sessions.

Teasing session
The exhibitors present their equipment with an oral flash presentation (10mn) as part of this dedicated session.

Official language
English will be the official language. Simultaneous interpretation will not be provided.

Conference proceedings
Abstracts from the oral and poster presentations will be available on the website as the opening of the conference.


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