8th International Nitrocellulose symposium in BERGERAC

SAVE THE DATE: JUNE 5-7th, 2018

 

The main purpose is to gather  scientific and experts from university, research institutes, industry and government officials to present the latest advances in the field of nitrocellulose from the raw material (cellulose) to the final product:  propellants and explosives.

 

The emphasis of the symposium is on the presentation of papers and the discussion of topics dealing with its chemical, physical and mechanical properties.

The main topics are:

– Characterization and properties of Nitrocellulose

– Safety, stability and aging of NC and NC based products

– Synthesis/ processing of NC and processing of NC based products

– Effect of NC on propellant and explosives performance

PLANNING 2018

  • THE DAY BEFORE: June 5th

  • Cloitre des recollets

    1 rue des Récollets BP 426

    BERGERAC

     

    • 18:00 – 21:00Registration and welcoming cocktail

  • DAY 1: June 6th

  • Centre culturel

    19 place Gambetta

    BERGERAC

     

    • 7 h 30– 8 h 30Registration 
    • 8 h 30 – 9 h 00opening of the symposium 
    • 9 h 00 – 10 h 301 st session AM 
    • 10 h 30 – 10 h 50Break 
    • 10 h 50 – 12 h 001 st session AM 
    • 12 h 00 – 13 h 55Lunch 
    • 14 h 00 – 15 h 102 nd session PM 
    • 15 h 10 – 16 h 10Break + poster session 
    • 16h 10 – 17 h 202 nd session PM
    • 17 h 20 – 17 h 30closure of first day
    • 19 h – 23 h 00 Symposium Gala Dinner at Château Monbazillac

  • DAY 2: June 7th

  • Centre culturel

    19 place Gambetta

    BERGERAC

     

    • 8 h 30 – 10 h 303 rd session AM 
    • 10 h 30 – 10 h 50Break 
    • 10 h 50 – 12 h 003 rd session AM 
    • 12 h 00 – 13 h 55Lunch 
    • 14 h 00 – 15 h 104 th session PM 
    • 15 h 10 – 16 h 10Break + poster session 
    • 16h 10 – 17 h 204 th session PM
    • 17 h 20 – 17 h 30closure of symposium