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Conferences & Exhibitions

Japanese Association of Forensic Science and Technology

Nov. 11 – 12, Tokyo, Japan

  1. Development and basic performance of a new multi-functional pyrolyzer with increased productivity

Gulf Coast Conference

Oct. 12 – 13, 2010, Galvestone, Texas, USA

  1. The Direct Analysis of Residual Bisphenol A, Phthalates and Brominated Fire Retardants in Consumer Products Using Thermal Desorption-GC/MS
  2. The Direct Analysis of Fatty Acids Found in Various Biomass Matrices Using Reactive Pyrolysis-GC/MS

Japan Society for Analytical Chemistry 59th annual meeting

Sep. 15-17, 2010, Sendai, Japan

  1. Rapid evaluation of weatherability of polymeric materials using online micro-UV irradiation Py-GC/MS technique
  2. New development of polymer analysis using pyrolysis GC/MS
  3. Development of new multi-functional pyrolyzer with greatly increased performance and productivity
  4. Development of a new online micro reaction analysis using a pyrolyzer with a vertical micro-furnace
  5. Quantification of restricted phthalates in polyvinyl chloride using thermal desorption GC/MS
  6. A consideration of micro cryo-focusing trap for capillary GC
  7. Sample preparation using tetramethylammonium hydroxide (TMAH) in reactive pyrolysis GC of condensation polymers
  8. Development of new solid phase extraction element based on organic polymer monolith and basic performance evaluation by thermal desorption GC/MS
  9. Development of a new multi-functional pyrolyzer and peripheral devices and the application of the integrated system

Material Life Society, Japan 21th annual meeting

Jul. 8 – 9, 2010, Tokyo, Japan

  1. Evaluation of photo, thermal and oxidative degradation of exterior house paints using online UV irradiation Py-GC/MS and metal halide weather meter techniques.

Pittsburgh Conference 2010

Feb. 28 – Mar. 5, 2010, Orlando, Florida, USA

  1. A Rapid and Simple Thermal Desorption-GC/MS Method for the Determination of Phthalates in Plastic Children’s Toys
  2. The Direct Determination of Residual Bisphenol A Using Thermal Desorption (TD) – GC/MS
  3. A Novel On-line UV Irradiator for Evaluating the Photo, Thermal and Oxidative Degradation of Polymers
  4. Using Polymer Based MS Libraries to Characterize an Unknown Polymeric Material: case study – What additives and polymer(s) are present in a children’s toy duck

China 15th Symposium on Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis

Oct. 23 – 25, 2009, Beijing, China

  1. Development of UV/pyrolysis-GC/MS System Incorporated with On-line Micro-UV Irradiation for Rapid Evaluation of Photo and Oxidative Degradation of Representative Polymers under Appropriate Heating
  2. The Development of A New MS Pyrolyzates Library for The Identification of Polymeric Materials

International Oil Shale Symposium

Jun. 7 – 9, 2009, Tallinn, Estonia

  1. Rapid Characterisation and Investigation of Oil Shales by Thermal Desorption Pyrolysis GC/MS Using Multi-Functional Pyrolyzer

Pittsburgh Conference 2009

Mar. 8 – 13, 2009, Chicago, USA

  1. Improvement of an On-line Ultra Violet Radiation (UV/Py-GC/MS) System and Its Ppplication for Photo Fries Rearrangement
  2. The Development of a New MS Pyrolyzates Library for the Identification of Polymeric Materials
  3. Using Reactive Pyrolysis-GC/MS to Characterize the Fatty Acids in Algae Prior to the Conversion to Biofuels

7th International Symposium on Weatherability

Oct. 23 – 24, 2008, Yokohama, Japan

  1. Development of an On-line Micro-ultra Violet Radiation Pyrolysis-GC/MS (UV/Py-GC/MS) System Useful for Rapid and Sensitive Weathering Test of Materials
  2. Confirmation of Photo Fries Rearrangement of Phenyl Salicylates Using an Innovative On-line Ultra Violet Radiation/Pyrolysis-GC/MS System

18th international Symposium on Analytcal and Applied Pyrolysis

May 18-23, 2008, Lanzarote, Canary Island, Spain

  1. Development of On-line Ultra Violet Radiation Pyrolysis-GC/MS (UV/Py-GC/MS) System using Multi-functional Pyrolyzer
  2. Rapid determination of trace organophosphonates used as ionic surfactants in an aqueous system by reactive pyrolysis – GC/MS
  3. Validation of the TD-GC/MS method for the determination of decabromo diphenylether (DeBDE) in polymeric materials
  4. Development of an additive mass spectral library for the qualitative analysis in polymeric materials by pyrolysis-GC/MS
  5. Quantitative analysis of a cross-linking agent in polycarbonate using reactive pyrolysis – GC/MS