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Powder Characterisation Workshop: An Introduction to Rheology and Surface Energy Measurements

Powder Characterisation Workshop

In partnership with Freeman Technology, the workshop is organised to discuss the latest tools and applications for powder characterisation and powder flow. Join and learn about

  • Powder characterisation using Dynamic Vapor Sorption (DVS) and Inverse Gas Chromatography – Surface Energy Analyzer (iGC-SEA) techniques
  • Powder rheology

Date: 18 May 2017

Time: 10am – 4pm (BST)

Venue: Room C615 Roderic Hill Building, Department of Chemical Engineering, Imperial College London, SW7 2BX

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10.00am – 10.15am Registration (Tea & Coffee)

10.15am – 10.30am Welcome & Introduction

10.30am – 11.15am Troubleshooting Powder Filling Challenges with a Sterile Injectable Product using Powder Rheology by Jordan Cheyne, Manager – Materials Characterisation, Pfizer

11.15am – 12.15pm Measuring and Understanding Powder Flow and Powder Behaviour by Jamie Clayton, Operations Director, Freeman Technology

12.15pm – 1.00pm Lunch (complimentary)

1.00pm – 1.45pm Applications of Vapour Sorption in Pharmaceutical Formulation for Inhalation by Iain Davidson, Vectura Ltd

1.45pm – 2.30pm Surface Energy of Powders and Powder Performance by Dr Daryl Williams, Founder, Surface Measurement Systems

2.30pm – 2.45pm Coffee Break

2.45pm – 3.30pm BET SSA and Surface Energy Analysis of Pharmaceuticals using IGC: Introduction of an Analytical Technique to Determine Batch-to-Batch Variability and Blending Performance by Dr Anett Kondor, Applications Specialist, Surface Measurement Systems

3.30pm – 3.40pm Closing Remarks

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    For any questions or queries, please email Nektaria Servi.

    The workshop is in partnership with:

    Freeman technology

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