NSC2014 - 16th Nordic Symposium on Catalysis

From fundamentals to industrial application

June 15th-17th 2014, Oslo, Norway

Scientific Program

The scientific program will consist of plenary lectures, Nordic keynote lectures, oral presentation, and poster presentations.

Confirmed Plenary Speakers

Prof. Johannes Lercher, Technische Universität München.

Prof. Matthias Beller, Leibniz-Institut für Katalyse e.V. an der Universität Rostock.

Dr. Christoph Gürtler, Bayer MaterialScience AG.

Prof. Bjørn Pedersen, Department of Chemistry, University of Oslo.

Nordic Keynote Lectures

Four Nordic Keynote Lectures will be given by younger researchers representing Denmark, Finland, Norway, and Sweden.

Prof. Vincent G.H. Eijsink, Department of Chemistry, Biotechnology and Food Science, Norwegian University of Life Sciences.

Dr. Esa Toukoniitty, Helsinki Metropolia University of Applied Sciences.

Assoc. Prof. Hanna Härelind, Competence Centre for Catalysis, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Chalmers University of Technology.

Assistant Professor Christian Danvad Damsgaard, Department of Physics, Technical University of Denmark.

Instruction for Authors

All participants are encouraged to submit a one page abstract of their work to be considered for presentation (oral or poster) at the symposium. Instructions on how to prepare and submit abstracts may be found here.

Registration

Information of registration fees and detailed instructions on how to register may be found here.

Accomodation

The organizing committee has negotiated a special prize with several conveniently located hotels in different prize ranges. Information of the various hotels can be found here. Booking is done during registration to the conference.

Venue

The symposium will be organized on the University campus in Oslo (Blindern). The campus is easily available by tram (trikk) and metro (T-bane) from the city center.

Oslo is easily accessible by plane and ferry. Oslo airport Gardermoen is located 20 min away from the city center by express train. Rygge airport is about 1 h away by train or bus, whereas Torp airport is about 2 h away by bus.

More information may be found here.

Key Dates

January 2014 On-line registration and abstract submission available
March 22nd 2014 Deadline for abstract submission
April 2014 Notification of acceptance and final program available
May 16th 2014 Deadline for registration
June 14th 2014 Deadline for manuscript submission to proceedings
June 15th - 17th 2014 Nordic Symposium on Catalysis

 

Social Program

An excursion will be organized for those arriving early on Sunday June 15th. Follow this link for more information. Registration for the excursion is done during registration to the symposium.

A welcome reception will be organized on the evening of Sunday June 15th.

The conference dinner will be organized on the evening of Monday June 16th at Café Christiania, near the Parliament building (Stortinget).

Conference Proceedings

The conference proceedings will be published as a special issue in Topics in Catalysis. All papers will be subject to regular peer review. More information can be found here.

Local Organizing Committee

Stian Svelle University of Oslo
Unni Olsbye University of Oslo
Karl Petter Lillerud University of Oslo
Mats Tilset University of Oslo
Gloria Bostick University of Oslo
Richard H. Heyn Sintef Materials and Chemistry
Bjørnar Arstad Sintef Materials and Chemistry

 

Scientific Advisory Board

 

Erwan Le Roux University of Bergen
Pascal Dietzel University of Bergen
Vidar Jensen University of Bergen
Magnus Rønning Norwegian University of Science and Technology
Hilde Venvik Norwegian University of Science and Technology
Edd Blekkan Norwegian University of Science and Technology
De Chen Norwegian University of Science and Technology
Karina Mathisen Norwegian University of Science and Technology
Unni Olsbye University of Oslo
Karl Petter Lillerud University of Oslo
Mats Tilset University of Oslo
Stian Svelle University of Oslo

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Key Dates

January 2014
On-line registration and abstract submission available

March 14th 2014
Deadline for early bird registration

March 22nd 2014
Deadline for abstract submission

April 2014
Notification of acceptance and final program available

May 16th 2014
Deadline for registration

June 14th 2014
Deadline for manuscript submission to proceedings

June 15th - 17th 2014
Nordic Symposium on Catalysis

Sponsors

Contact

Stian Svelle

nsc2014.org@gmail.com

Phone: +47-22 85 54 54