Scientific Programme

EFASIG2019 Scientific Programme, July 17, 2019

John Dalton Building, MMU, Chester Street, Manchester


09.30 - 10.00   Registration & Coffee


Session 1A.   Non-targeted Analysis and Forensic Analysis

10.00   Keynote 1: Dr Steve Mudge, Norwegian Institute for Air Research, and Chair of the International Network of Environmental Forensics (INEF)  

General title: Non-targeted Analysis

10.30   Dr Robert Bradshaw, Lecturer in Analytical Science, Centre for Mass Spectrometry Imaging, Biomolecular Sciences Research Centre, Sheffield Hallam University  

Food contamination from plastic packaging


10.50 - 11.10   Coffee break


Session 1B.   Theme title TBA

11.30   Dr Sean Comber, Reader in Environmental Chemistry, Plymouth University

Title to be announced

12.00   Rhys Jones, Senior research scientist, Waters Corporation

Use of Atmospheric Pressure Chemical Ionisation Gas Chromatography for Compound Identification

12.20    Caroline Gauchotte-Lindsay, Lecturer in Environmental Engineering, University of Glasgow

Title to be announced


12.40   Lunch, Posters and Exhibition


Provisional: Cole Palmer, KRSS, Thermo Fisher Scientific, Shimadzu, Spectral Works (poster), Waters Ltd


Session 2A.   Aspects of Food Analysis including Chemical Contamination

14.00   Keynote 2: Speaker TBC

14.30   Dr Ashley Sage, Sciex, UK

Robust and sensitive method for direct analysis of polar pesticides in food and environmental samples by LC-MS/MS

14.50   Mark Churchill, Bruker Daltonics, UK

Title to be announced

14.50   Alan Griffiths, Leco Instruments, UK

Title to be announced


15.30 - 15.50   Tea break


Session 2B.   Aspects of Environmental Analysis

15.50   Dr Mark Allen, Advion, UK

Title to be announced

16.10   Dr Chris Titman, Shimadzu, UK

Title to be announced

16.30   Peter J Baugh, EFASIG, The BMSS

Some reflections on the applications of GC/NICI-MS and ELISAs to Pyrethroid Determination in Environmental Matrices and an update

16.50   Closing Remarks: Dr David Megson, MMU