Events 2017

Dr. François Vuille

Impact of electric mobility

21-12-201721-12-2017

With: Dr. François Vuille Director Development at the Energy Center, EPFL Lausanne
Place and room: Zeuzier, I17 4 K2
Category: Conferences – Seminars

Dr. Noris Gallandat

Hydrogen Technologies and Synthetic Fuels – From the Lab to the Market

14-12-201714-12-2017

With: Dr. Noris Gallandat Laboratory for Materials in Renewable Energy EPFL Valais/Wallis
Place and room: I17 4 K2
Category: Conferences – Seminars

EPFL Valais Wallis Christmas Party 2017

14-12-201714-12-2017

Place and room: I17 4 K2
Category: Celebrations

Prof. Kumar Agrawal

Towards the next-generation membranes for energy-efficient molecular separation

07-12-201707-12-2017

With: Prof. Kumar Agrawal Laboratory of advanced separations EPFL Valais, Sion
Place and room: I17 4 K2
Category: Conferences – Seminars

dr. Peter Broeckmann

New catalyst concepts for the electrochemical conversion of CO2

30-11-201730-11-2017

With: Dr. Peter Broekmann, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Bern, Switzerland  
Place and room: I17 4 K2
Category: Conferences – Seminars

Fokko Mulder

Towards efficient large scale electricity storage with an integrated Ni-Fe battery and electrolyser

23-11-201723-11-2017

With: Fokko Mulder Chemical Engineering, Faculty of Applies Sciences, Delft University of Technology,   Delft, The Netherlands  
Place and room: I17 4 K2
Category: Conferences – Seminars

dr. Henk J. Bolink

Vapor Phase deposited Perovskite Single Junction and Tandem Solar Cells

16-11-201716-11-2017

With: Dr. Henk J. Bolink Instituto de Ciencia Molecular Universidad de Valencia Paterna (Valencia), Spain
Place and room: I17 4 K2
Category: Conferences – Seminars

Roel van de Krol

Recent Progress on Ternary Metal Oxide Photoelectrodes for Water Splitting

09-11-201709-11-2017

With: Roel van de Krol Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin für Materialien und Energie  
Place and room: I17 4 K2
Category: Conferences – Seminars

Prof. Jorge A. R. Navarro

Modulation of adsorptive and catalytic properties of metal organic frameworks by deliberate introduction of defects

02-11-201702-11-2017

With: Prof. Jorge A. R. Navarro, Departamento de Química Inorgánica, Universidad de Granada, Spain Bio: Jorge Navarro has been Full Professor of Inorganic Chemistry at the University of Granada since 2010. His research is focused on the synthesis and applications of discrete and extended polygonal coordination assemblies with molecular recognition properties suitable for applications on the fields of environmental and biomedical chemistry. He is the author of roughly 75 publications and the quality of his research has been distinguished by the Excellence Research Award of the University of Granada (2002, 2009) and the RSEQ-Sigma-Aldrich Young Researcher Award (2006).  He is also a member of the editorial board of ICA Journal.
Place and room: I17 4 K2
Category: Conferences – Seminars

Prof. Raffaella Buonsanti

Colloidal nanocrystals to store energy in chemical bonds

26-10-201726-10-2017

With: Prof. Raffaella Buonsanti, Laboratory of Nanochemistry for Energy, EPFL Valais, Sion
Place and room: I17 4 K2
Category: Conferences – Seminars

MOSES Workshop: Modelling and Optimization of Ship Energy Systems

23-10-201725-10-2017

With: Gerasimos Theotokatos, Selma Brynolf, Jing Sun, George Dimopoulos, Andrea Corradu, Christos Frangopoulos, Kari Tammi, Edward Sciberras
Place and room: I17 4 K2
Category: Conferences – Seminars

Dr. Brett A. Helms

Applying the Tools of Materials Genomics to Design Polymers for Electrochemical Devices

19-10-201719-10-2017

With: Dr. Brett A. Helms The Molecular Foundry Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Place and room: I17 4 K2
Category: Conferences – Seminars

Prof. Peter Hugh Middleton

Thermoelectric Generators for Harvesting Waste Heat

12-10-201712-10-2017

With: Prof. Hugh Middleton, University of Agder (UiA), Faculty of Engineering Science, Grimstad, Norway
Place and room: I17 4 K2
Category: Conferences – Seminars

Prof. Eric Favre

Membrane separations and energy efficiency: a critical overview

05-10-201705-10-2017

With: Prof. Eric Favre, LRGP-CNRS Université de Lorraine Nancy, France
Place and room: I17 4 K2
Category: Conferences – Seminars

Daniel Steitz

Enabling innovation through metal-organic frameworks (MOFs)

28-09-201728-09-2017

With: Daniel Steitz novoMOF AG Park Innovaare, Villigen, Switzerland
Place and room: I17 4 K2
Category: Conferences – Seminars

Dr. Dook van Mechelen

Electronic properties of Mg2NiH4-x across the metal-to-insulator transition for industrial hydrogen sensing

21-09-201721-09-2017

With: Dr. Dook van Mechelen ABB Corporate Research Baden-Dättwil, Switzerland
Place and room: I17 4 K2
Category: Conferences – Seminars

Mo Li

Controlled synthesis and in situ characterization of nanoparticles and nanostructures

20-09-201720-09-2017

With: Mo Li Department of Mechanical and Process Engineering, ETH Zurich
Place and room: I17 4 K2
Category: Conferences – Seminars

Jie Zhang

Electrochemical study of electrodeposition process

15-09-201715-09-2017

With: Jie Zhang Clean Energy Materials Laboratory in MSE Department, Southern University of Science and Technology, China
Place and room: I17 4 K2
Category: Conferences – Seminars

Carlos E. Sanchez Perez

Implementation of bioenergy in oil-producing countries: Is it possible?

13-09-201713-09-2017

With: Carlos E. Sanchez P. Department of Chemical & Materials Engineering, University of Alberta
Place and room: I17 4 K2
Category: Conferences – Seminars

Jorge A. Mendes-Burak

Uncovering the changes on Raney Ni properties under Biomass upgrading reactions

24-08-201724-08-2017

With: Jorge A. Mendes-Burak Max-Planck-Institut für Kohlenforschung, Germany
Place and room: Zeuzier
Category: Conferences – Seminars