KITECH Industrial Technology Forum

Title

Industrial Technology Forum

 

Venue

Room 211 (Building “Forum”)

 

Date & Time

14:00-16:00, 22 July, 2015

 

Session Chair

Dr. Sangyong Kim
Principal Researcher, KITECH(sykim@kitech.re.kr)

 

A BRIEF INTRODUCTION OF THE SESSION

KITECH’s perspective on biomass derived production of materials for replacing oil based chemical products and fuels focusing on sustainable value chains of building block materials and noble synthesis of their functional derivatives and biopolymers

Speakers

14:00-14:35

Dr. Sangyong Kim
Principal Researcher, KITECH

Title: Current technical issues in biobased economy and the status of corresponding biorefinery R&BD in Korea

14:30-15:00

Dr. Dohoon Lee
Principal Researcher, KITECH

Title: Industrial bioproduction of C4-C6 diacid building blocks

15:00-15:30

Dr. Jin Ku Cho
Principal Researcher, KITECH

Title: Facile pathway from lignocellulosic biomass to furan compounds

15:30-16:00

Dr. Seunghan Shin
Principal Researcher, KITECH

Title: Development of isosorbide based materials as an alternative for petroleum based aromatics

 

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