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Advances in Sample Preparation: A Two-part Panel Discussion Series | 17-18/09/2020

TUC Professor Elia Psillakis

Elia Psillakis, Professor at the School of Environmental Engineering of the Technical University of Crete, will participate in a panel discussion covering the Advances in Sample Preparation. This will be a two-part panel discussion series in the format of two virtual panel discussions with live audience questions, covering the importance of sample preparation, practical aspects of sample preparation, and the latest state-of-the-art techniques, with one session dedicated to advances in and practical steps for automated sample preparation. Each panel discussion will be followed by a live Q&A session to answer audience questions. This virtual event is organized by LCGC Europe in association with the European Chemical Society Division of Analytical Chemistry (EuChemS – DAC): Sample Preparation Task Force and Network.

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The event:

Part 1: Automated Sample Preparation for HPLC and GC Users

Thursday, September 17, 2020 at 10 am EDT | 3pm BST | 4pm CEST

The panelists for this session are:

  • Carlo Bicchi, University of Torino, Italy; 
  • Jonas Bergquist,  Biomedical Centre, Uppsala University, Sweden; 
  • Luigi Mondello, University of Messina, Italy, and 
  • Frank David, Research Institute for Chromatography, Kortrijk, Belgium

Part 2: The Importance of Sample Preparation in Liquid Chromatography (LC) and Gas Chromatography (GC)

Friday, September 18, 2020 at 10am EDT | 3pm BST|  4pm CEST

The panelists for this session are:

  • Elia Psillakis, School of Environmental Engineering, Technical University of Crete, Greece; 
  • Manuel Miró, Analytical Chemistry Department, University of the Balearic Islands, Spain; 
  • Stig Pedersen-Bjergaard, Department of Pharmacy, University of Oslo, Norway;
  • Marcela Alves Segundo, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Porto, Portugal.


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