Min Zhang won 3rd Prize for the ‘Best Poster’ Award at the 9th International Symposium on Agglomeration and 4th International Granulation Workshop in Sheffield from 22 June to 26 June, 2009.
The poster was entitled Extrusion-spheronisation of pharmaceutical pastes.
Min is a member of Powder and Paste Processing Group, supervised by Drs. Ian Wilson and Sarah Rough. Their work focuses on extrusion-spheronisation of Micro-crystalline cellulose (MCC) pastes using a variety of dies and paste formulations to study their rheological behaviour and the effect of these factors on the properties of MCC-based pellets.