Conferences


Y. Awoke, I. Diaz, 7th PACN Congress on Biodiversity and Global Challenges: A chemical science approach, Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) November 30- December 3, 2014 “Modification of Mordenite, Beta and Ferrierite Zeolites for Catalysis”.


L. Gomez-Hortigüela, E. Agudo, J. Pérez-Pariente, T. Sani, Y. Chebude, I. Diaz 9th International Natural Zeolites Association June 8-13, 2014, Belgrade (Serbia) “Defluoridation of drinking water using a composite based on stilbite from Ethiopia” Oral presentation


K. Guesh, Y Chebude, I. Diaz, 30th Congress of Chemical Society of Ethiopia (CSE), Mekelle (Ethiopia) February 28 to March 2nd, 2014. “Natural Zeolites as substrates for photocatalysts” Oral presentation.


T. Sani, L. Gomez-Hortigüela, Y. Chebude, I. Diaz, 30th Congress of Chemical Society of Ethiopia (CSE), Mekelle (Ethiopia) February 28 to March 2nd, 2014. “Synthesis of Stilbite/Hydroxylapatite Composite for Defluoridation of Drinking Water” Oral presentation.


Y. Chanie, M. Redi, Y. Chebude, I. Díaz, E. Pérez 7th International Conference of the Africa MRS December 8-13, 2013, Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) “Kinetics of adsorption of the ionic liquid 1-butyl-3-methylimidazolium bromide into mordenite”. Oral presentation.


K. Guesh, Y. Chebude, I. Diaz. 7th International Conference of the Africa MRS December 8-13, 2013, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. “Natural Zeolites as substrates for photocatalysts”.


T. Sani, L. Gomez-Hortigüela, Y. Chebude, I. Diaz. 6th PACN Congress on Sustainability in Africa Energy, Water and Waste, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia 3- 5 December 2013. “Synthesis of Stilbite/Hydroxyapatite Composite for Defluoridation of Drinking Water”. BEST POSTER AWARD


I. Díaz, L. Gómez-Hortigüela, J. Pérez-Pariente, Y. Chebude, Fluoride Removal from Drinking Water: Health and Technology Implications An interdisciplinary research workshop September 12 & 13, 2013, Dar es Salaam (Tanzania). “Elimination of Fluoride using Natural Zeolites from Ethiopia”. Oral presentation.


E. Pérez, I. Díaz, I. J. Villar-García, Y. Chebude 6th International Conference on Green and Sustainable Chemistry (GSC-6) August 4-7, 2013, Nottingham (UK). “Green Chemistry at Addis Ababa University”.

I. Díaz, Y. Chebude, R. García, L. Gómez-Hortigüela, J. Pérez-Pariente, A. Asrat, S. Tadesse, A. B. Pinar, 17th International Zeolite Association (IZA) Conference 7-12 July 2013, Moscow (Russia). “Natural Zeolites from Ethiopia: Stilbite” Oral presentation


L. Gómez-Hortigüela, J. Pérez-Pariente, Y. Chebude, I. Díaz, 17th International Zeolite Association (IZA) Conference 7-12 July 2013, Moscow (Russia). “Elimination of Fluoride using Natural Zeolites from Ethiopia”


N. Getachew, Y. Chebude, M. Sanchez-Sanchez, I. Diaz 8th International Mesostructured Materials Symposium 20-24 May 2013, Hyogo (Japan). “Easy and environmentally friendly synthesis of MOF-2”.


I. Diaz, L. Gomez-Hortigüela, J. Perez-Pariente, Y. Chebude 4th Federation of African Chemical Societies (FASC) congress May 7-9, 2013, Marrakech (Morocco), “Elimination of Fluoride from waters using Natural Zeolites from Ethiopia”


Isabel Diaz, 29th Chemical Society of Ethiopia February 22nd, 2013, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia. “Current studies of Natural Zeolites in Ethiopia”. PLENARY LECTURE


N. Getachew, Y. Chebude, M. Sanchez-Sanchez, I. Diaz 29th congress of Chemical Society of Ethiopia, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, February 24-26, 2013. “Room Temperature Synthesis of Metal - Organic Frameworks /MOFs/”.


L. Ayele, L. Gómez-Hortigüela, I. Díaz 29th congress of Chemical Society of Ethiopia, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, February 24-26, 2013. “Conversion of Glucose in to Added a Value Chemical (5-HMF) by Using SAPO-5 Catalysts”.


I. Diaz, Y. Chebude, A. Asrat, S. Tadesse, L. Gomez-Hortigüela, J. Pérez-Pariente. GeoGen2013 Towards sustainable safe drinking water supply in developing countries: The challenges of geogenic contaminants and mitigation measures, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia 5-7 February 2013. “Natural Zeolites from Ethiopia for elimination of Fluoride” BEST POSTER AWARD.


I. Diaz, Y. Chebude, A. Asrat, S. Tadesse, L. Gomez-Hortigüela, J. Pérez-Pariente. PACN Congress on Agricultural Productivity, Water and Waste, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia 26- 27 November 2012. “Elimination of Fluoride from waters using Natural Zeolites from Ethiopia”.


W. Mamo, I. J. Villar-García, I. Díaz, Y. Chebude, 28th congress of Chemical Society of Ethiopia, Gondar, Ethiopia, February 24-26, 2012. “Synthesis of HMF Using Zeolites and Ionic Liquid”.


Isabel Diaz, 1st Workshop of the Network of Ethiopian Women in Chemistry (NEWIC) February 21, 2012, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia.


Wondimagegne Mamo, Negash Getachew, Ignacio J. Villar-Garcia, Yonas Chebude, Isabel Diaz 5th International FEZA Conference, July 3-7, 2011, Valencia (Spain) “Zeolite research at the chemistry department, Addis Ababa University”.


Isabel Diaz, 7th Green Chemistry Workshop celebrating 100th Anniversary of the award of Noble Prize for Chemistry to Marie Curie, February 23, 2011, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia.