Cordierite and SiC Filters for On-Road and Off-Road Heavy Duty Applications

Author(s)/Presenter(s)

Biography: Adolf Schafer-Sindlinger

Adolf Schafer-Sindlinger joined NGK in 2002 and was Diesel Account Manager for Product Management and Heavy Commercial Vehicles previous to his current position. Prior to 2002, Adolf worked at Degussa AG. He has a PhD Theses in Organometallic Chemistry from the University of Technology Munich and also Studies in Chemistry, Diploma in Organometallic Chemistry, University of Frankfurt. He has 80 publications, patents and presentations in the field of inorganic chemistry, homogenous/heterogeneous catalysis and exhaust gas emission control (diesel emission control, SCR, DPF, alternative fuels).

Name: Dr. rer. nat., Dipl. Chem. Adolf Schäfer-Sindlinger
Born: 30.04.1957
Organisation: NGK Europe GmbH, Kronberg im Taunus

Career:
From April 2010 NGK Europe: Technical Manager Commercial Vehicles and Non-road, Heavy Commercial Vehicles
2006 – 2010 NGK Europe: Diesel Account Manager, Heavy Commercial Vehicles
2002 – 2005 NGK Europe: Diesel Account Manager, Product Management, Diesel Particulate Filters for Passenger Cars
2000 – 2002 Degussa AG: Business Manager Organosilanes, Inorganic Chemistry Department
1990 – 2000 Degussa AG: Research and Development in Automotive Exhaust Gas Emission Control
1987 – 1990 Degussa AG: Research Homogenous and Heterogeneous Catalysis, Process Development
1984 – 1987 PhD Theses in Organometallic Chemistry, University of Technology Munich
1976 – 1984 Studies in Chemistry, Diploma in Organometallic Chemistry, University of Frankfurt

Publications, Patents and Presentations:
About 40 publications, 20 patents and 20 presentations in the field of inorganic chemistry, homogenous and heterogeneous catalysis and exhaust gas emission control (alternative fuels, diesel emission control, SCR, DPF,).