Particle Technology Special Interest Group
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Events 2014

Event: PTSIG AGM
Date: 29 January 2014
Ends: 29 January 2014
Location: England
Description: IChemE's Particle Technology Special Interest Group 2014 AGM will be held at 11:30 on 29 January 2014 at IChemE, Portland Place, London and online.
Date: 19 February 2014
Location: Online
Description: 3 one-hour online presentations organised by the Fluid Separations and Education Special Interest Group. To be presented by Myke King, Whitehouse Consulting.
Date: 04 March 2014
Location: Online
Description: Organised by the Particle Technology Special Interest Group - an online presentation by Joe Marinelli (Solids Handling Technologies). Starting at 14:00 GMT, 09:00 EST.

This session will discuss several approaches to retrofitting existing bins.
Date: 02 April 2014
Ends: 02 April 2014
Location: United Kingdom
Description: Leading researchers and industrial R&D experts will outline the challenges and current understanding and capability in addressing this complex phenomenon in particulate systems.
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Date: 30 April 2014
Location: Online
Description: Organised by the Particle Technology and Education Special Interest Group - an online presentation by Dr Daryl Williams, Imperial College.

This seminar will describe the DVS method, what can be determined using the method scientifically, as well as what the future holds for this technique.
Date: 07 May 2014
Location: Online
Description: Rescheduled for 7 May 2014

Organised by the Environment Special Interest Group - an online presentation by Peter Badham (Air Spectrum Environmental) starting at 10:00 BST.

This webinar is aimed at delegates who have an interest in odour emissions, their measurement, chemistry and control. Engineers, environmental managers, consultants and regulators will find this of interest.
Date: 04 June 2014
Location: Online
Description: Organised by the Particle Technology and Education Special Interest Group - an online presentation by Tim Freeman, Freeman Technology - recording now available.

A multivariate approach to powder characterisation was presented and results demonstrated the importance of process-relevant data in establishing correlation with previously hard-earned process experience, allowing for better understanding of the properties that influence behaviour in a given unit operation.
Date: 18 June 2014
Location: Online
Description: Organised by the Particle Technology and Education Special Interest Group - an online presentation by Michael Gamlen.

This seminar focused on the measurement of powder properties and the key relationship between material density, compaction pressure and tablet fracture stress.
Date: 03 July 2014
Ends: 03 July 2014
Location: United Kingdom
Description: A fluidisation and multiphase flow event organised by IChemE's Particle Technology Special Interest Group.
Date: 13 August 2014
Location: Online
Description: A one-hour webinar organised by the Particle Technology Special Interest Group and presented by Richard Tweedie - managing director of Digusonic - for anyone with an interest in characterising complex particulate applications in-processor or in-situ. Members of the Particle Technology Special Interest Group can replay a recording of this webinar free of charge. Visit the group's Resources area and log in with your membership number and PIN / password to access the webinar archive.
Date: 16 September 2014
Ends: 17 September 2014
Location: United Kingdom
Description: 12th UK Particle Technology Forum 2014 - in conjunction with PSA2014
Date: 08 October 2014
Location: Online
Description: A one-hour webinar organised by the Particle Technology Special Interest Group and presented by Dr Steve Ward-Smith of Malvern Instruments, providing an overview of on-line and laboratory material characterisation. Members of the Particle Technology Special Interest Group can replay a recording of this webinar free of charge. Visit the group's Resources area and log in with your membership number and PIN / password to access the webinar archive.
Date: 11 November 2014
Ends: 11 November 2014
Location: United Kingdom
Description: Particle Technology Special Interest Group event designed to highlight the challenges in controlling size in particle technology processes.
Date: 18 November 2014
Location: Online
Description: Professor Sam Kingman gives a one-hour webinar for the Mining & Minerals Special Interest Group, on the experiences of the University of Nottingham's Industrial Microwave Processing group's work into the development of step change technology for the processing of industrial minerals. Members of the Mining & Minerals Special Interest Group can replay a recording of this webinar, and obtain the slides, free of charge. Visit the group's Resources area and log in with your membership number and PIN / password to access the webinar archive.
Date: 16 December 2014
Location: Online
Description: A one-hour webinar organised by the Particle Technology Special Interest Group and presented by Soren Lund Kristensen of Particle Analytical (Denmark). Members of the Particle Technology Special Interest Group can replay a recording of this webinar, free of charge. Visit the group's Resources area and log in with your membership number and PIN / password to access the webinar archive.

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