TechConnect World 2016
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Materials for Personal/Home Care and Cosmetics

Symposium Co-Chairs

Fiona CaseFiona Case
Technical Program Chair
TechConnect; Nano Science and Technology Institute

Johan PluyterChallenges and Opportunities in Fragrance Delivery and Capsule Deposition on Hair
Johan Pluyter
Senior Research Fellow, International Flavors and Fragrances

Confirmed Invited Speaker

Prithwiraj MaitraThe Material Science of Cosmetics
Prithwiraj Maitra
Associate Director & Research Fellow, Johnson and Johnson


Symposium Sessions

Tuesday May 24

1:30Materials for Personal/Home Care and Cosmetics

Wednesday May 25

Materials for Soft Matter & Colloids: Posters 3:30

Symposium Program

Tuesday May 24

1:30Materials for Personal/Home Care and CosmeticsChesapeake 5
Session chair: Fiona Case, TechConnect, Johan Pluyter, International Flavors and Fragrances (bio)
1:30The Material Science of Cosmetics (invited presentation)
P. Maitra, Johnson and Johnson, US
1:55Challenges and Opportunities in Fragrance Encapsulation (invited presentation)
J. Pluyter, International Flavors and Fragrances Inc., US
2:20Dielectric contrast driven phase transitions in cellulose microfibril dispersions (invited presentation)
A. Kuijk, C. Klik, G. van den Brink, S. Mohan, K.P. Velikov, Unilever R&D Vlaardingen B.V., NL
2:45Novel encapsulation technology based on Pickering emulsion systems
M. Sjöö, J. Bedi, A. Ali, Speximo AB, SE
3:05Solid State and Diffusion NMR Spectroscopy as Applied to Characterization of Complex Formulated Products and Biological Materials
S. Ulvenlund, D. Topgaard, S. Gustavsson, E. Sparr, CR Competence AB, SE

Wednesday May 25

Materials for Soft Matter & Colloids: Posters 3:30Potomac Registration Hall
Interaction of Beta-Casein with Kappa-Casein Fibrils
I. Portnaya, S. Avni, E. Kesselman, U. Cogan, D. Danino, Technion –Israel Institute of Technology, IL
Preparation and Characterization of Highly Dispersive Acrylic Acid/Styrene Submicrocapsules by using Miniemulsion Copolymerization
H.D. Ghim, Y. Hwang, M.K. Kim, Kyungpook National University, KR

Topics & Application Areas

  • Product structure and rheology
  • Encapsulation and delivery of fragrance and actives
  • Surface interactions: enhancing deposition and cleaning
  • Preventing phase separation and product aging, extending shelf-life
  • Biomimetic materials
  • Formulation for multi-functional skin and hair products
  • Skin structure and hydration: innovations in testing, and products
  • Modeling and informatics
  • Novel materials
  • Characterization
  • Other

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