Analytical Techniques: Quality Control, Process Control, and Refinery Optimization
Saturday and Sunday • April 27–28, 2013
Overviews of various analytical methods used to assess the quality of oils and fats, process control, and refinery optimization were presented. In addition, attendees reviewed the analytical tools to evaluate oils and fats in relation to their use and functions for commercial and nutritional purposes.
Organizers: Sefa Koseoglu, Filtration and Membrane World LLC, USA; Sneh D. Bhandari, Silliker Laboratories, USA; Vishal Jain, Bunge North America, USA.
|Basics to Techniques in Lipid Chemistry and Function Evaluation.
Vishal Jain, Bunge Oils Inc., USA.
|Fundamentals of Edible Oil Processing.
Albert J. Dijkstra, Consultant, France.
|Update on Use of FTIR in Oils and Fats Products.
Robert Cocciardi, Bruker Optics Inc., USA.
|NIR and Its Utilization in Oilseed and Oil Refining.
Hui Li, Bruker Optics Inc., USA.
|Rapid (<5 min) Fatty Acid Determination by Infrared (IR) Spectroscopy
Magdi Mossoba, FDA, USA.
|Laboratory, At-line, and On-line Compact NMR Technologies: Applications and Utilization of Time Domain, High Resolution, and, Magnetic Resonance Imaging NMR in Oils, Fats, and Biodiesel Product Development and Process Control.
Paul Giammatteo, Process NMR Associates, LLC, USA.
|Advances in GC/MS: Analysis of Oils and Fats.
Stephan Baumann, Agilent Technologies Inc., USA.
|Inductively Coupled Plasma (ICP) for Samples in Organic Matrixes.
Steve Royce, Agilent Technologies, USA.
|Advances in SFC and Its Application in Lipid Analysis.
John Van Antwerp, Waters Corporation, USA.
|Analytical Methods for Process Control and Refinery Optimization.
Chris Dayton, Bunge Ltd., USA.
|Lipid Degradation and Rancidity Evaluation.
Tiffanie West, Bunge North America, USA.
|Methods of Nutritional Significance.
Sneh Bhandari, Silliker Lab, USA.
|Analytical Techniques in Oils and Fats Crystallization.
Saeed Mirzaee Ghazani, University of Guelph, Canada.
|Determination of PCBs, Pesticides, and Contaminants.
Philip Wylie, Agilent Technologies Inc., USA.
Kyle Anderson, National Biodiesel Board, USA.
|Fatty Acid Composition and Biodiesel Analysis.
Gerhard Knothe, USDA ARA NCAUR, USA.