Dr. Tobias Eckardt is Global Technology Manager Natural Gas for BASFs adsorbents group. His responsibilities cover two product groups: Claus Catalysts for Sulphur Recovery and Silica Gel and Molecular Sieve adsorbents for Natural Gas Dehydration and Hydrocarbon Recovery applications. He started his industry career back in 2005 in Product Development holding positions with increasing responsibility. Tobias Eckardt earned his Ph.D. in Synthetic Organic Chemistry from University Colleague Cologne and studied Chemistry at University Colleagues Göttingen and Dublin with strong focus on Catalysis. He has published numerous scientific papers in various refereed journals, conference proceedings and//has numerous patents granted or pending.