Papermaking Additives

April 22 - 26, 2023 | Atlanta, GA USA

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Papermaking Additives (PA)


The program will highlight the best use of current state of the art technology as well as both incremental optimization and non-incremental advancements in technology.  The focus will be on new additives and application strategies.


 

Papermaking Additives Technical Program

 

Monday, May 2, 2022
 
1:30pm - 3:00pm ET
PA1: Tutorial-Corrosion
 
    Session Chair: Marty Hubbe, North Carolina University  
     

 PA1.1

Influent Water: Starting Out with the Right Water

 Temple Ballard, Water Technologies Solutions - presented by John Williamson
       PA1.2

Corrosion Control: Maintaining your Physical Assets 

 Mel Esmacher, Suez
3:30pm - 5:00pm ET
PA2:  Green Means Go Bio
 
    Session Chair: Rosy Covarrubias, Buckman  
      PA2.1

Using Novel DNA Methods to Achieve Higher Process Efficiency and Performance

Mark Nelson, Kemira Chemicals Inc 
      PA2.2

Enzymatic Bio-bleaching to Elevate Final Brightness and Mitigate Pulp Reversion

Ben Pyle, EDT
      PA2.3

Highly Effective Biobased Strength Solutions for Fine papers

Matthew Kolb, Kemirsa
           
Tuesday, May 3, 2022
   
           
8:00am - 10:00am ET
PA3:  Modified Cellulose
 
    Session Chair: Lebo  Xu, WestRock  
     

PA3.1

Preparation of Water Redispersible Nanocellulose Through the Addition of Polysaccharides

Chunlin Xu, Abo Akademi University

     

PA3.2

Commercializing Microfibrillated Cellulose (MFC) Products: Regulatory Aspects

David Skuse, FiberLean Technologies Limited

     

PA3.3

Valorization of Paper Mill Sludge in Novel Bioproducts

Roman Sarder, NC State University

           
1:30pm - 3:00pm ET
PA4: Boosting Your Octane Polymer
 
    Session Chair: Larry Anker, Solenis  
     

PA4.1

Entrained Air Management on Paper Machines

Bret Magness, Buckman

     

PA4.2

Quick Inversion Polymers- A New Family of Fixatives and Particle Retention Boosters

Peter Jelinek, Kemira

     

 PA4.3

Intelligent Process Optimization Utilizing A Novel Control & Monitoring Platform

Meagan Walker, Kemira

           
3:30pm - 5:00pm ET
PA5: Foam Forming Subtrack (Part I)
    Session Chair: Scott Rosencrance, Kemira
     

PA5.1

Chemical Addition to Wet Webs Using Foam Application

Tuomo Hjelt, VTT

     

PA5.2

Scalable Method to Produce Foams like Wood

Juha Koivisto, Helsinki University of Technology

     

PA5.3

Z-Direction Chemical Distribution

Matthew Nickolas, Solenis LLC

           
Wednesday, May 4, 2022
   
8:00am - 9:00am ET
PA6-PF6: Foam Forming Subtrack (Part II)
(Papermaking Additives and Papermaking Fundamentals Joint Session)
    Session Chair: Terry Bliss, Solenis, LLC
     

PA6-PF6.1

Advances in Multiphase Forming

Mustafa Usta, Georgia Tech University

     

PA6-PF6.2

Advanced Real-time Digital Microscopy of Foaming Processes

Marcus Honkanen, Pixact Ltd

           
9:15am - 10:15am
PA7-PF7: Foam Forming Subtrack (Part III)
(Papermaking Additives and Papermaking Fundamentals Joint Session)
    Session Chair: Dewei Qi, Western Michigan University  
      PA7-PF7.1

Flow Rheology of Light Foams Generated from Aqueous Solutions of Polyvinyl Alcohol

Ari Jäsberg, VTT
      PA7-PF7.2

Computational Modeling of Multiphase (MP) Forming Processes

Dogukan T. Karahan, Georgia Tech University
           
10:30AM – 11:30AM ET
PA8-PF8: Foam Forming Subtrack (Part IV)
(Papermaking Additives and Papermaking Fundamentals Joint Session)
    Session Chair: Terry Bliss, Solenis LLC  
     

PA8-PF8.1

The Effect of Acoustic Pressure on High-Density Foam with Potential Application to MP Forming

Cansu Uzay Karahan, Gerogia Tech University

     

PA8-PF8.2

New Opportunities in Paper and Nonwoven Industries with Foam Assisted Web Forming and Chemical Application

Antti Oksanen, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland