Scientific Events

Lausanne 2007



The Annual Meeting of STK 2007 was held on
June 14, 2007 at Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne.
 It was opened to applications in research and industry of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry. 


STK Award for Applied Chemical Thermodynamics

H. Fierz
Transport Classification of Reactive Chemicals or how to balance Scientific Thinking against Business
A calibration free reaction calorimeter that combines the benefits of DSCs and RCs
Real time calorimetry without calibration: a new tool for reaction optimization
R. Ciapala
Development of a miniaturized temperature sensor array for biological applications
A.U. Daniels
Development of Isothermal Microcalorimetry Methods for Microbiology and Human Cell  Pathology at the Uni Basel Hospital
Thermal-Analysis Excellence-Line, the new TA-Generation of Mettler-Toledo

Young Scientist Award

C. Mantelis
Supercritical Heat Flow Reaction Calorimetry:  A Comprehensive Tool for Monitoring Reactions in Supercritical Fluids

M. Hoelzle
Climate change and its impact on the thermal state of Alpine glacier and permafrost
A. Ziegler
Cell-Penetrating Peptides: Hoe They Facilitate the Transmembrane Transport of Genes and Drugs
S. Monnier
Determination of amorphous content. Development of analytical methods and their limitations
B. Roduit
Advanced Kinetics-based simulation method for determination of the Time To Maximum Rate under Adiabatic conditions
P. Reuse
On Line reaction calorimetry, optimization of safety parameters
G. Richner
Small scale reactor for data oriented process development
F. Abbiati
Comparing different methods to define a TMRad for a complex decomposition
D. Giron, S.Monnier, M.Mutz, M.Descouvieres, R.Frömrich, T.Buser, P.Piechon
Use of combined thermal and calorimetric methods for characterization of drug substance salts. Case studies
G. Klocek and J. Seelig
Conformational and Thermodynamic Aspects of Melittin Binding to Heparan Sulfate
A.Marabi, A.Burbidge, R.Wallach, I.S.Saguy, A.Raemy
Enthalpy of Dissolution of Model Food Powders
R. Riesen and J. Schawe
DMA of Composites: Selection of the Optimal Measurement Mode

Scientific Committee

Jean-Nicolas AEBISCHER, EIF, Fribourg
Franco FERREGUTTI, Firmenich SA, La Plaine
Danielle GIRON, Novartis Pharma, Basel
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

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