20th International Drying Symposium -IDS 2016- in Gifu, Japan

Plenary Lectures

Plenary Lectures 1 and 2 on Monday, August 8 at Main Hall(9:30 - 10:40)

Chair: Y Itaya


Global Research & Development in Drying - A Personal Perspective on Current Status, innovation and Future Challenges

Prof. Arun S. Mujumdar
Chemical & Biochemical Engineering Department, Western University, London, Ontario, Canada and Bioresources Engineering Department, McGill University, Quebec, Canada


Drying of archaeological sites and relics in Japan

Dr. Yousei Kouzuma
Conservation Science Section, Archaeological Operations, Nara National Research Institute for Cultural Properties, Nara, Japan

Plenary Lectures 3 and 4 on Tuesday, August 9 at Main Hall(8:50 - 10:00)

Chair: K Nakagawa


Some Aspects of Control of Physical Quality Factors and of Operating Parameters Involved during the Optimization of Freeze-Drying Cycles of Fragile Pharmaceuticals

Prof. Julien Andrieu
Laboratoire d'Automatique et de Génie des Procédés, LAGEP. University of Lyon 1, France


Formulation Design of Composite Nano-Particles by Using a Spray Drier Equipped with a Unique Spray Nozzle and Their Pharmaceutical Applications

Prof. Tetsuya Ozeki
Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Nagoya City University, Japan