24th - 25th June 2013 (Mon-Tues)
Venue: Sir Robert Hadfield Building, Chemical & Biological Engineering Department, Portobello Street, Sheffield, UK (map). Note: this is not the same venue as the Conference.
Please click here for the Granulation Course timetable.
Prior to the conference there will be a 2-day Granulation Course. Led by experts from the pharmaceutical, food, and detergent industries, this course is designed for you if you work in industrial granulation or are a PhD student. The Course will comprise a 'hands-on' granulation experience as well as a variety of lectures in order to explain the current challenges facing the granulation community.
The cost for attending the Course is £350. To register for the course please click here. Please complete the registration forms and then they will be added to your shopping basket.
The Granulation Course will begin with registration at 8:00 - 8:50 am (Monday 24th June) just inside the Robert Hadfield building (Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering) on the ground floor (map).
|1. Introduction to Granulation||Mr James Cartwright, GSK|
|2. Wet High Shear Granulation Regime Map||Dr Ian Gabbott, AstraZenenca|
|3. Batch granulation: Process and Formulation Variables||Prof. Agba Salman, University of Sheffield|
|4. Continuous Processing in the Pharmaceutical Industry||Mr James Cartwright, GSK|
|5. Powder Characterisation||Dr Gerhard Niederreiter, Nestle Research|
|6. Mathematical Modeling of Granulation Processes||Prof. Jim Litster, Purdue University|
|7. Troubleshooting in Granulation Processes||Mr Nigel Somerville Roberts, P&G|
|1. Continuous granulation||Mr James Cartwright, GSK|
|2. Roller compaction|
|3. Extrusion: Spheronisation||Dr Csaba Sinka, University of Leicester|
|4. Batch Granulation||
Dr Bob Sochon, GSK
Mr James Osborne, Nestle Research
|5. Tabletting||Dr Vikram Chouk, Addivant Global Technology|
|6. Finished product characterisation||Dr YuenSin Cheong, P&G|
For those people who are staying in Sheffield on Tuesday night (25th), then come join us for some drinks at Browns Bar & Brasserie after 7:00 pm!