Scientific Program - SFC 2017

The conference consists of a half-day short course on SFC (separate registration charge) and two days of oral and poster presentations.

Invited speakers include:

  • Susan Olesik, The Ohio State University
  • Caroline West, University of Orleans
  • Christine Aurigemma, Pfizer
  • Eric Regalado, Merck

In addition to the invited speakers, leaders in SFC use and research, from throughout the world, will present their latest research.


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SFC Asia 2017 Program

Sunday, October 15th

9:00-10:00 Short Course Registration
10:00-5:30 Short Course
Thursday, July 13
8:00-8:30 Registration
8:30-8:45 Conference Welcome
8:45-9:10 Caroline West, University d’Orleans, France, “When One Column is Not Enough – Column Coupling in SFC”
9:10-9:35  Vincent Desfontaine, University of Genva, Switzerland “Applicability of SFC-MS to Metabolomics: Which Kind of Analytes can be Successfully Analyzed”
9:35-10:35 Exhibit/Poster Session
10:35-11:00 G. John Langley, University of Southampton UK, “Application of Different Chromatography and Mass Spectrometry Solutions to the Analysis of Fuels and Fuel Matrices”
11:00-11:25 Jennifer Simeone, Waters Corporation, USA, "Development and Comparison of Quantitative Methods Using Orthogonal Chromatographic Techniques for the Analysis of Potential Mutagenic Impurities"
11:25-11:55; Waters Vendor Workshop
11:55-2:00 Break
2:00-2:25 Erik Regalado, Merck Inc., USA “Ultrafast Chiral Separation of Pharmaceutical Drugs and Synthetic Intermediates: SFC Leading the Way”
2:25-2:50 Eric Lesellier, University of Orleans, France, “How Supercritical Fluids Can be Useful for Extraction, Separation, and Impregnation in the Field of Cosmetics”
2:50-3:15 Marty Beres, Amgen, USA, “Life Cycle Analyses of Preparative-Scale Supercritical Fluid Chromatography and High Performance Liquid Chromatography”
3:15-4:10 Exhibit/Poster Session
4:10-4:35 Terry A. Berger, SFC Solutions Inc., USA, "The Effect of Modifier Concentration and Column Outlet Pressure on Efficiency and Optimum Velocity in Supercritical Fluid Chromatography"
4:35-5:00 Abhijit Tarafder, Waters Corporation, USA, "Solvent Gradient Modeling in SFC - Effects of Simultaneous Variation of Composition and Pressure/Density"
5:00-5:25 Torgny Fornstedt, Karlstad University Sweden, “Understanding and Avoiding Peak Distortions in SFC Separations of Basic Compounds/Pharmaceuticals”
5:25-5:55 Vendor Workshop
6:00-7:30 Reception

Monday October 16th

8:00-8:30 Registration
8:30-8:55 Susan Olesik, The Ohio State University, USA , “Expanding the Reach of Enhanced Fluidity Liquid Chromatography”
8:55-9:20 J. Preston, Phenomenex, USA “Achiral SFC: No C18 Equivalent, No Problem”
9:20-9:45 Julie Herniman, University Southampton UK, “The Analysis of Steroidal Compounds Using UHPSFC-MS”
9:45-10:45 Exhibit/Poster Session
10:45-11:10 Christine Aurigemma, Pfizer Corporation, USA , TBD
11:10-11:35 Ira S. Lurie, The George Washington University, Washington, DC, USA, “The Utility of Ultra High Performance Supercritical Fluid Chromatography and Ultraviolet Detection for the Analysis of Synthetic Cathinones”
11:35-12:05 Agilent Vendor Workshop
12:05-2:00 Break
2:00-2:25 Mohammad Al-Sayah, Genentech, Inc.,USA, "Assessing in vivo Inter-conversion of Chiral Drug Molecules by 2D LC-SFC-MS"
2:25-2:50 Lucie Novakova, Charles University Prague, “High-Throughput Analysis of Vitamin E by Means of UHPSFC-MS and Evaluation of Matrix Effects in Plasma and in Urine”
2:50-3:15 Liuxi Chen, Genentech Inc., USA, "Bioanalysis of Stereoisomers by Chiral Supercritical Fluid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry: Application to Pharmacokinetics"
3:15-3:40 Robert M. Campbell, The Dow Chemical Company, USA, “Physical Properties by SFC: Determination of CO2-H2O Partition Coefficients of Surfactants”
3:40-4:05 Adrien Raimbault, Universite d`Orleans, France, “Effects of Acidic and Basic Additives on Retention Mechanisms on a Teicoplanin Aglycon Stationary Phase”
4:05-4:20 Best Poster Award Presentation, Conference Close

This is the third time I’ve attended this conference, and believe it is one of the best yet