Frontier Laboratories Awards

Frontier Laboratories awarded prizes to young scientists in their best contribution at the following conferences.

22nd International Symposium on Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis (Jun. 3 – 8, 2018, Kyoto, Japan)

“Carbon nano-materials formed from waste tyre pyrolysis oil model compounds”

by Yeshui Zhang (University College London)

“Characterization of pyrolysis products and catalyst coke obtained from metal-doped zeolitic catalysts: A comparative study

of catalyst activity and deactivation” by Henry Persson (KTH Royal Institute of Technology)

“Qualitative analysis of acid anhydride copolymer by pyrolysis GC/MS combined with imide derivatization”

by Kei Ishitsuka (Asahi Glass Co. Ltd.)

“Application of nitrogen-based blowing agents as an additive in experimental fast pyrolysis of cellulose”

by Evan Terrell (Washington State University)

“Carbon nanotubes produced from thermo-chemical conversion of waste plastics using Ni-based spheric catalysts”

by Xiaotong Liu (University of Hull)

“Catalytic fast pyrolysis of biomass over titanium dioxide studied by tandem micro reactor-GC/MS”

by Hiroto Ida (Nagoya Institute of Technology)

The 17th Academic Conference on Analytic and Applied Pyrolysis of China (May 25-26, 2017, Tianjin, China)

First Prize

“A Study on the Quality Control of the Chinese Medicine in the Middle and North of China” by Huang Lilei (Zhejiang University of Technology)

Second Prize

“High-pressure Thermal Decomposition of Binary High-density Hydrocarbon Fuels of Tetrahydrotricyclopentadiene (THTCPD) /JP-10 in Tubular Flowing Reactor” by Jia Xueke and Wang Hongyan (Tianjin University)

“The Application of Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry in the Analysis of the Cementing Material of Borehole in Donghua Gate, Donghua City, the Forbidden City” by Wang Na (The Palace Museum)

Third Prize

“The Distribution of High Fatty Acid on the Natural Rubber in Different Producing Areas and the Dynamic Mechanical Properties Effect on the Natural Rubber” by Xu Tiwen (South China University of Technology)

“Establishment and Analysis of the Combustion Characteristic Temperature Detection Method of Carbon Heating Type Cigarette Heating System” by Cai Jiaxiao (Zhengzhou Tobacco Research Institute)

“Preparation of the Nano-Chip ZSM-5 Molecular Sieve and its Catalytic Pyrolysis Study on JP-10” by Tian Yajie (Tianjin University)

21st International Symposium on Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis (May 9 – 12, 2016, Nancy, France)

“Soil organic matter alternations resulting from post-fire restoration actions”

by Nicasio T. Jimenez-Morillo (IRNAS-CSIC, Spain)

“Chemical analysis of UV irradiated B-72 by Py-GC/MS and EGA-MS”

by Shun Okamoto (Meiji University, Japan)

“Catalytic conversion of pyrolytic vapors of woody biomass”

by Alexandre Margeriat (Universite Lyon, France)

“Modified pyroprobe for studying thermochemical reactions: design, characterization, and experimentation”

by Brennan Pecha (Washington State University, USA)

tcbiomass2015 (Nov 2 – 5, 2015, Chicago, USA)

“Incorporation of Detailed Phase Behavior and Secondary Reactions in Mechanistic Model of Fast Pyrolysis of Neat Cellulose”

by Lauren Dellon (Northwestern University, USA)

“Investigation of authothermal operation of a fluidized bed pyrolyzer”

by Joe Polin (Iowa State University, USA)

“Entrained-Flow Co-Gasification of Black Liquor and Pyrolysis Oil- Concept Verification and Assessment of Gasifier Performance”

by Yawer Jafri (Lulea University of Technology, Sweden)

16th Symposium on CHINA Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis (Sep 24 – 26, 2015, Beijing, China)

Gold Prize

“Volatiles changes during thermo-oxidative aging of NBR by PGC-MS” by Xuan Liu (Tsinghua University, China)

Silver Prize

“Determination of lignans in traditional Chinese medicine Schisandra sphenantherae fruits by flash evaporation-gas chromatography/mass spectrometry” by Yilei Huang (Zhejiang University of Technology, China)

Bronze Prize

“Experimental and modeling study of furan pyrolysis at low pressure” by Zhanjun Cheng (Tianjin University, China)

20th International Symposium on Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis (May 19 – 23, 2014, Birmingham, UK)

“Hydrogen production from biomass/plastic mixture using novel bi-functional Ni-Mg-Al-Ca catalyst for gasification and in-situ CO2 adsorption” by Shogo Kumagai (Tohoku University, Japan)
“Direct determination of polyhydroxyalkanoates in bacterial samples by analytical pyrolysis GC-MS” by Cristian Torri (University of Bologna, Italy)
“Ancient lacquered culture and history — Applied analysis of Japanese Jomon period lacquered wares based on pyrolysis-gas chromatography/mass spectrometry and 87Sr/86Sr isotope ratio” by Rong Lu (Meiji University, Japan)
“Auto-thermal and mobile pyrolysis reactor for vineyard residues with low pre-treatment” by Guillermo Rosas Mayoral (University of León, Spain)


19th International Symposium on Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis (May 21 – 25, 2012, Linz, Austria)

“Thermal Processing of Waster Electrical & Electronic Plastic for Hydrogen Production in the Presence” by Jonathan Acomb (University of Leeds, United Kingdom)
“Kinetics Schemes to be Applied in Single Particle Models in Fixed-Bed Pyrolysis Conditions” by Andrés Anca-Couce (Berlin Institute of Technology, Germany)
New Capabilities and Applications with a Tandem Micro-Reactor GC/MS System for Catalysis Research
“Pyrolysis of Centimetric Wood Particles” by Guillaume Gauthier (Atomic Energy Commission, France)
“Structural Investigation and Levels of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons(PAHS) in Synthetic Biochars” by Alessandro Girolamo Rombolà (University of Bologna, Italy)
“Microwave Pyrolysis of Polymeric Composites” by Andrea Undri (University of Florence, Italy)

China 15th Symposium on Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis (Oct 23 – 25, 2009, Beijing, China)

Luo Aiqin (Beijing Institute of Technology)
“Identification of Chinese Traditional Medicine by Flash-evaporation Technique of Pyrolysis Gas Chromatography – Mass Spectrometry” by Yang Rui (Tsinghua University)
“Application of Pyrolysis Gas Chromatography and Mass Spectrometry in Quality Control of Styrene Polymer Products” by Fu Weiwen (South China University of Technology)
“PyGC-MS Characterization of Polymeric Waterborne Dispersions” by Shi Yi (Institute of Chemistry Chinese Academy Sciences)
Wang Yun (The Chinese People’s Armed Police Forces Academy)
“Analysis of Volatile Compounds from Curcuma by Flash Evaporation -Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry” by Wang Peng (Zhejiang University of Technology)

18th international Symposium on Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis(Spain,18-23/May/2008)

“Identification of Excavated Black Lacquer Resin by Prolysis-Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry” by T. Honda et al.
“Molecular Characterization of Potentially Interfering Materials When Studying “BC” Forms. The Combined Use of Analytical Prolysis, Solid State- 13C Nuclear Magnetic Resonance and Thermogravimetric Techniques” by J.M. de la Rosa-Arranz et al.