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18 July 2011

OCMOL - Colloquium on Chemical Reaction Engineering, October 10 - 11, 2011 'Chemical Reaction Engineering for Methane Valorization - Technical University Munich


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Technical University Munich
Lichtenbergstrasse 4
85748 Garching (Germany)

Target audience

(Junior) Scientists with a background in chemistry or chemical engineering sharing a common interest in reaction kinetics, catalysis and reactor design will find a unique opportunity in this colloquium to get in touch with experts in the field of methane valorization.

Confirmed Speakers

Claude Mirodatos (IRCELyon, France)
Enrico Tronconi (Polimi, Italy)
Anders Holmen (NTNU, Norway)
Johannes Lercher (TUM, Munich)
Ganpiero Groppi (Polimi, Italy)

Travel information reaching Garching (Munich)

by plane

Munich (Franz Josef Strauss airport) can be easily reached by a direct flight from all major European airports. From the airport a taxi can readily bring you to the venue.
In case you'd like to rent a car, you'll have to follow the motor way A92 to direction 'Munchen', take exit 'Freising-Sud', follow B11 en route to 'Munchen', approx. 2 km after 'Dietersheim', turn left, follow directions to "Forschungsinstitut"
You can also opt for public transport: option 1 is to take suburban train line S8 to 'Ismaning', change for bus 230 to 'Garching Forschungszentrum' while option 2 is to take suburban train line S1 to 'Neufahrn', change for bus 690 to 'Garching Forschungszentrum'

by car

When travelling by car from the north one should follow motorway A9, Munich-Nuremberg 'Munchen-Nurnberg'; exit 'Garching-Nord' and follow directions to "Forschungsinstitut'

Hotel information

Two recommended hotels are:

  1. Hotel Konig Ludwig II in the centre of Garching: 
  2. ETAP Hotel Garching Hochbruck slightly remote from Garching Centre, next to the Allianz Arena:

Both hotels are located near to a stop of the metro line to the venue.

Contact info

Scientific information: Joris Thybaut (
Scientific information: Andre Van Veen (
Administrative information: Petra Vereecken (