Division of Cellulose and Renewable Materials: Call for Abstracts

Submission Deadline: Monday, October 14, 2019

Program Chair(s): Glenn Larkin, Wim Thielemans

Note: Submission deadlines are at 11:59 EST on the day posted. Symposia, organizers and deadlines are subject to change. Last updated August 6, 2020.

Title    Type    Submission Type Organizer Cosponsor Description
3D Printing of Functional Biomaterials: Think Big! Oral Contributed
    3D printing provides the unique freedom to fabricate complex geometries through customization and fu...
    A Century of Cellulose: The Past, Present & Future of Cellulose & Renewable Materials Oral Invited
      One hundred years ago the CELL Division was one of 16 divisions within the ACS to focus on cellulose...
      Advances in Methodology for Structural Characterization of Cellulosic & other Polysaccharide-Based Systems Oral Contributed
        This symposium will focus on recent development of structural characterization techniques for comple...
        Advances in Renewable Materials Oral Contributed
          Bio-Based Gels & Porous Materials Oral Contributed
            Gels are intriguing materials which have - virtually unnoticed by most people - become a “sine qua ...
            Cellulose & Renewable Materials for Gas, Air & Water/Liquid Purification Oral Contributed
              The symposium will provide a forum for the dissemination of cutting-edge research on the utilization...
              Colloidal Assembly of Renewable Materials Oral Contributed
                Nature constitutes a wonderful source of inspiration in the design of new synthetic hierarchal mater...
                Functionalization of Nanocelluloses for Electrical, Optical, Magnetic, Barrier & Topochemical Properties Oral Contributed
                  Nanocelluloses have recently emerged as unique materials and/or scaffolds in science and engineering...
                  General Posters Poster Contributed
                    Historical Perspectives on Cellulose & other Renewable Materials Oral Invited
                      Organized together with the ACS History of Chemistry division, this symposium will cover important a...
                      Innovative Lignin Upgrading: Smart Materials & Specialty Chemicals Oral Contributed
                        Replacement of fossil chemicals and materials by sustainable alternatives has become an issue of bur...
                        Lignin as a Renewable Substrate for Polymers: From Molecular Understanding & Isolation to Targeted Applications Oral Contributed
                          Recent focus on lignin valorization and research breakthroughs regarding its structure has re-awaken...
                          Nanocellulose: From Fundamentals to Function Oral Contributed
                            Nanocelluloses such as cellulose nanofibrils (CNFs) and cellulose nanocrystals (CNCs) have become an...
                            New Horizons: Early Career Researchers in Renewable Materials Oral Invited
                              Pitch in Renewable Materials for Early Career Scientists Oral Contributed
                                This symposium provides a platform for PhD students and early postdocs to share and discuss ongoing ...
                                Raman Spectroscopy Applications in the Field of Celluloses & Lignocelluloses & their Major Components Oral Contributed
                                  Applications of Raman spectroscopy to cellulose and lignocellulose materials have come a long way fr...
                                  Renewable Molecules & Materials: Anselme Payen Award Symposium in Honor of Ann-Christine Albertsson Oral Invited
                                    The symposium is organized in honor of the work of Ann-Christine Albertsson, the 2019 Anselme Payen ...
                                    Sci-Mix Poster Contributed
                                      Valorization of Renewable Resources & Residuals into New Materials & Multiphase Systems Oral Contributed
                                        This symposium will consider contributions in the area of valorization of residual lignocellulose an...
                                        Wood Based Polymers to Tackle Global Challenges Oral Contributed
                                          This symposium focuses on the use of wood based polymers to tackle global challenges in societal, ec...
                                          Wood-Mimics: Hierarchical Structures & Architectures Oral Contributed
                                            Wood is a natural, renewable resource with very exceptional longevity and durability that has inargu...