International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Dr Georgeta Predeanu Ideas Activities
  • Senior Scientist
    Bucuresti, Romania
  • Email
    Tel +40 724 283 809
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  • IYC Interests:

    Increase the public appreciation and understanding of chemistry
    Encourage interest of young people in chemistry
    Generate enthusiasm for the creative future of chemistry
    Celebrate the role of women in chemistry
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Experience: in the field of solid fuels chemical processing (basic and demonstration research in: Organic Petrology, Environment protection, Manufacturing and use of new materials for depollution, Carbon materials manufacturing and characterization, Elaboration of clean technologies based on original ideas);

Experience: 31 years;

Publications: 4 books; 9 patents, about 115 papers mostly perr-reviewed in scientifically Journals and Proceedings;

Technical expert in: Optical microscopy (Ortholux Pol, LEITZ Wetzlar), Surface area BET determination (Sorptometer KELVIN 1042);

Associate professor in Organic Petrology and Carbochemistry at University Politehnica Bucharest;

Honors and awards: 16 national and international awards in scientifically and innovation activity;

Member of international organisations: member of the International Commitee for Coal and Organic Petrology (ICCP);

Current interests in:

•Clean technologies applied to fossil fuels and wastes;

•Technologies for biochar production and utilization;

•Conversion of carbonaceous materials (pyrolisis-fast, slow, combustion, etc.)

•Recycling/reusing of solid wastes recovered form coal/oil extraction/preparation/processing;

•Activated carbon manufacturing and use;

•CO2 capture and storage.