Scientific Events

Basel 2009


Scientific comittee


The Annual Meeting of STK 2009 was held on
September 3rd, 2009 at Biozentrum in Basel and was mainly focused on Trends and Application of Micro-Calorimetry in Life-, Food and Material Sciences.


A. Ziegler
The pegylated transfection agent nona-arginine

F. Kaeser
Application of microanalytical chemiluminescence for determination of the fish oil stability in oxidative atmosphere
B. Roduit
Application of kinetic analysis of chemiluminescence data for prediction of the shelf-life of fish oil
M. Hartmann
Thermische Analyse in der Lebensmittelindustrie mit Differential Scanning Calorimetry und Mikrokalorimeter– ein Überblick
M. Schubnell
Studies about the Sorption/Desorption Behavior of Lactose and Starch
P. Reuse
Avoiding dust explosions by combining experience with scientifically sound experiments

A. Beck
Unraveling the substrate specificity of a new ABC-transporter SAV1866 using isothermal titration calorimetry

R. Riesen
Studies about the Curing Behavior of EVA in Photovoltaic Modules

S. Dubuis
Reaction Calorimetry Everywhere

V. Lesimple
A rationale base for the rule of thumb used for the TD24 estimation

Young Scientist Award
A. Marabi
Calorimetry in relation to the dissolution of food powders

S. Cap
Mechanistic Chemistry Studies: From Instrumental Design and Insitu Detection to Suitable Methods for Reaction Modelling

T.A. Godany
High Performance Reaction Calorimetry with In-situ ATR-IR Spectroscopy for Tracking Lithiation and Alkylation/Acylation Reactions

F. Kaeser
UHMWPE: effect of gamma radiation on the cross linkingand oxidative behaviour studiedwith the chemiluminescence approach
G. Klocek
Thermodynamics of Melittin Binding to Lipid Bilayers. Aggregation and Pore Formation
C. Loew
Phase transition of DMPG bilayers

K. Mochizuki
A thermodynamic study on the micellization of sodium n-alkyl sulfates in water and aqueous NaCl solutions

Scientific Committee

Jean-Nicolas AEBISCHER, EIF, Fribourg
Rolf HILFIKER, Solvias AG, Basel
Siegfried KRIMMER, Roche, Basel
Gerhard LEU, Sika Technology AG, Zürich
Alois RAEMY, Nestlé SA Lausanne
Rudolf RIESEN, Mettler-Toledo, Schwerzenbach
Françis STOESSEL, Swiss Safety Institute, Basel
Benoît ZUFFEREY, Firmenich, La Plaine Genève


Mettler Toledo
TA Instruments

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