M.Sc. Yaseen Khan will defend his doctoral thesis “Structured Microreactors for the Heterogeneously Catalyzed Gas-phase Dehydration and Partial Oxidation of 1-butanol” at Aalto University, School of Chemical Engineering, on September 25, 2020, at 13 Finnish time. The Aalto University event page containing more information, including the Zoom link (to appear) to participate in the event, is: https://www.aalto.fi/en/events/defence-of-dissertation-in-the-field-of-chemical-engineering-msc-yaseen-khan.
Prof. Lars Pettersson from Kungliga Tekniska Högskolan, Stockholm, Sweden, will act as opponent. Prof. Lars J. Pettersson has 30 years of experience in green chemical processing, fuel upgrading and catalysis for automotive applications, high temperature catalytic combustion, hydrogen generation from conventional and renewable fuels and novel catalytic reactor designs, preparation of heterogeneous catalysts and processing of oil fractions into more environmentally-friendly products. More information in: https://www.kth.se/ket/process-technology/ljp/lars-j-pettersson-1.31564
On the day before the defense, September 24, 2020, at 11:00 Finnish time, the opponent will give an invited talk, entitled “Deactivation of automotive catalysts for biofuel-powered heavy-duty trucks”. The interested persons can follow the presentation at https://aalto.zoom.us/j/65482221160.
Looking forward to an interesting presentation and doctoral thesis defense!