Researchers at the BDDC present at the Annual Canadian Chemical Engineering Conference


Researchers at the BDDC attended and presented their works  at the annual Canadian Chemical Engineering Conference (CCEC) in Vancouver, British Columbia from October 23rd to  October 26th, 2022.




Peter Zytner presented “Morphology and Performance Relationship Studies on Poly(3-Hydroxybutyrate-co-3-Hydroxyvalerate) and Poly(Butylene Adipate-co-Terephthalate)-based Biodegradable Blends” Authors: Zytner, P., Pal, A., Wu, F., Rodriguez-Uribe, A., Misra, M., & Mohanty, A. K.


Debarshi Nath presented “Biobased Poly(Butylene Succinate-co-Adipate) Composites-based Blown Films for Flexible Packaging: Properties and Performance Evaluation” Authors: Nath, D., Mohanty, A. K., Pal, A., & Misra, M.


Dayna McNeill presented “Sustainable Biocomposites from Biodegradable Polymer Blend and Walnut Shell Powder: Effect of Compatibilizer on the Performance” Authors: McNeill, D., Pal, A., Mohanty, A. K., & Misra, M.

Fatemeh Jahangiri presented “Poly(3-hydroxybutyrate-co-3-hydroxyvalerate) coated biodegradable polymer sheets for high-barrier applications” Authors: Jahangiri, F., Mohanty, A. K., Pal, A., Shankar, S., Rodriguez-Uribe, A., & Misra, M.


Aarsha Surendren presented “Biocomposite filmes from talc filled blens of plasticized post-industrial waste starch and biodegradable polymer for packaging applications” Authors: Surendren, A., Mohanty, A. K., Shankar, S., Pal, A., Rodriguez-Uribe, A., & Misra, M.


Malik Hassan presented “Optimization of printing parameters and performance investigation of extrusion 3D printed composites from ocean recycled plastics and biocarbon” Authors: Hassan, M., Mohanty, A. K., & Misra, M.


Blessing Itabana presented “Effect of Stretching on the Mechanical and Thermal Properties of Poly (Butylene Adipate–co–Terephthalate)/Talc-based Blown Film for Sustainable Packaging Application” Authors: Itabana, B., Mohanty, A. K., Pal, A., & Misra, M.


Ehsan Pesaranhajiabbas presented “Reactive extrusion of biodegradable polyester-based blends: Morphological transition and performance evaluation” Authors: Pesaranhajiabbas, E., Mohanty, A. K., Pal, A., Rodriguez-Uribe, A., & Misra, M.