PSC Seminar Day 2018
Date: November 22, 2018
Place: Karlstad University, Lecture hall 1B306, the Fryxell Hall
19.00 PSC Seminar dinner at restaurant Barón, Tingvallagatan 13, Karlstad.
09.00-09.15 Welcome address – Lars Järnström, Chairman of Paper Surface Centre
09.15-09.45 Asif Javed, Karlstad University: Powder coating of paper and board and development of powder coating lab at Karlstad University
09.45-10.15 Ebrahim Gozali, Karlstad University: Computational fluid dynamics modelling of paper-based coating processes
10.15-10.30 Coffee break
10.30-11.00 Vinay Kumar, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland: Nanocellulose in barrier coatings: Processing challenges and opportunities
11.00-11.30 Siv Lindberg, RISE Bioeconomy: Surfaces and perception
11.30-12.00 Gunnar Henriksson, Karlstad University: Wood biomaterials for use in coatings and composites
12.00-13.00 Lunch at restaurant Solsta Inn
13.00-13.30 Peter Rättö, RISE Bioeconomy and Karlstad University: Pilot coating with a hemicellulose based barrier
13.30-14.00 Magnus Lestelius, Karlstad University: MultiBarr – a new project of PSC and Pro2BE with the research question “How to achieve defect free barrier functions from dispersion coatings on fibre based packaging materials?”
14.00-14.45 Round-table discussion. Challenges in the packaging area. Moderator: Magnus Lestelius, Karlstad University. Panellists: Mikael Gällstedt, SIG Combibloc; Gunnar Forsgren, Iggesund Paperboard; Vinay Kumar, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland.
14.45-15.00 Coffee break
15.00-15.30 Lab tour. Henrik Ullsten, Karlstad University. New extruder facility at Karlstad University
15.30 End of seminar
Registration on-line is now open, https://pscseminarday2018.axacoair.se. A limited number of hotel rooms have been pre-booked for PSC Seminar Day 2018 at Hotel Scandic Winn, Norra Strandgatan 9-11, Karlstad. Information about room reservation is found in the online registration web page.
The seminar is free of charge for participants from PSC member companies. The seminar fee is SEK 1500 for participants from other companies
Additional information is available at link “Agenda and information” in the menu on the right side of this page.
For full program, see file at "Agenda and information".
Sponsor of PSC Seminar Day 2018: Paper Province