26th-27th June 2017 (Mon-Tues)
Venue: Sir Robert Hadfield Building, Chemical & Biological Engineering Department, Portobello Street, Sheffield, UK (map).
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 26th June 2017) just inside the Robert Hadfield building (Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering) on the ground floor (map). The program is expected to finish at 17:30 on each day.
|1. Introduction||Prof. Agba Salman, University of Sheffield|
|2. Introduction to Granulation||Prof. Gavin Reynolds, AstraZeneca|
|3. Batch Granulation: Process and Formulation Variables||Mr. Nigel Somerville Roberts, Procter & Gamble|
|4. Rate Processes and Regime Maps||Prof. Jim Litster, University of Sheffield|
|5. Measuring, Analysing and Modelling Particle Size||Prof. Gavin Reynolds, AstraZeneca|
|6. Material Science for Powders||Dr. Gerhard Niederreiter, Nestlé Research|
|7. Continuous Lean and QRM||Dr. Dave Doughty, Hallidex|
|8. Continuous Wet Granulation||Dr. Ranjit Dhenge, GSK|
|1. Twin Screw Granulation||Dr. Ranjit Dhenge, GSK|
|2. Roller Compaction||Mr. Manfred Felder, Alexanderwerk|
|3. Extrusion: Spheronisation||Dr. Csaba Sinka, University of Leicester|
|4. Batch Granulation||Dr. Robert Sochon, GSK and Mr. Thomas Lansdorf, EIRICH GmbH & Co KG|
|5. Tabletting||Dr. Vikram Chouk, Addivant Global Technology|
|6. Finished Product Characterisation||Dr. Hong Sing Tan, Procter & Gamble|