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ICCDU XVI (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)

The 16th International Conference on Carbon Dioxide Utilization (ICCDU XVI) will be held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, from the 27th to 30th August 2018.

The conference theme is ‘Sustainability through CO2 Utilization’ and encompasses six topics: Thermal and Catalytic Conversion of CO2 into Fuels and Chemicals; CO2 Conversion by  lectrochemical, Photochemical, Plasma-Induced and other non-Conventional Energy Sources; CO2 Conversion by Biotechnological Routes; CO2 Capture Processes; CO2 as Working Agent; Policies, Regulations, Life Cycle Analysis, Economic, Environmental and Social Aspects of Sustainable CO2 Utilization.

 

CO2Chem Travel Bursaries
As for previous years, CO2Chem offered UK funded travel bursaries to support attendance.  There were five £1000 bursaries available.

The application process ran from January to May 2018.

In order to be eligible, applicants were require to:
– work at a UK based research institution
– have submitted an abstract (oral presentation) direct to the ICCDU
– have had it approved
– and have access to adequate matching funds*

* total cost, including registration, travel from the UK, accommodation and subsistence, is estimated to be around £2000. The CO2Chem travel bursary provides up to £1000 only.

 

Awards
The CO2Chem management group reviewed the applications and made awards based on a combination of quality of abstract, interest/relevance of the field , geographic balance, and balance of career stage. Outcomes were notified in May.

A list of supported researchers will be posted shortly.

 

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