ISMSDE 1st Course: "Materials for Energy and Sustainability-ISMES VII" 2018, 7-12 July

chaired by David Cahen (Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel), David Ginley (NREL, US), Abdelilah Slaoui (InESS-CNRS & Univ. of Strasbourg, France), Antonio Terrasi (University of Catania & IMM-CNR, Italy), Anke Weidenkaff (University of Stuttgart, Stuttgart- D)
from to (Europe/Rome)
at Erice - ITALY
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HOW TO APPLY:

1) Fill the On Line pre-registration (left menu)

2) Once accepted, you can book your filghts, fill the travel/registration form (left menu) and send it to antonio.terrasi@ct.infn.it

Time Schedule

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The aim of the School is to present the state-of-the-art and the future perspectives for materials applied to the generation and storage of renewable and sustainable energy. Lectures will be given by some of the most recognized academic and industrial experts, merging physics, chemistry and engineering knowledge in several fields. A general overview of the global energy landscape will be presented by discussing also conventional energy sources and next generation nuclear production. Topics of the school are: the global warming issue, conventional and sustainable technologies, solar energy conversion (PV and thermal), thermoelectric energy conversion, solar fuels, wind energy conversion, fuel cells, storage and vehicles. The School will be a great opportunity for students and postdoctoral fellows from around the world to meet with and learn from their peers, and established experts in a friendly atmosphere, reaping benefit in terms of enthusiasm, knowledge and new ideas and benefitting the future of mankind.

Material:
Support Email: antonio.terrasi@ct.infn.it
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  • Saturday, 7 July 2018
    • 08:30 - 08:45 Introduction
      Convener: Directors
    • 08:45 - 10:00 Energy Climate and Sustainability
      Convener: Prof. Sally Benson (Stanford Univ., Stanford CA, USA)
    • 10:00 - 11:15 Energy Water Food Nexus
      Convener: Dr. David Ginley (NREL, Lakewood CO, USA)
    • 11:15 - 11:45 Coffee Break
    • 11:45 - 13:00 Approaches to CO2 Mitigation
      Convener: Prof. Sally Benson (Stanford Univ., Stanford CA, USA)
    • 13:00 - 15:00 LUNCH
    • 15:00 - 16:30 Critical Materials Circular Economy Life cycle analysis
      Convener: Prof. Gilles Dennler (IMRA, Nice France)
    • 16:30 - 18:00 1. Solutions of the Exercises assigned before the school 2. Discussion on Energy questions 3. Team formation
      Convener: Directors
    • 18:00 - 19:00 Aperitif kick-off meeting for students
    • 19:00 - 00:00 Dinner + Marsala room
  • Sunday, 8 July 2018
    • 08:45 - 10:00 PV Overview and Technology
      Convener: Prof. Abdelilah Slaoui (ICUBE - CNRS - Univ of Strasbourg, FR)
    • 10:00 - 11:15 Nuclear Energy and Fusion
      Convener: Prof. Friedrich Wagner (Max-Planck-Institut Greifswald D)
    • 11:15 - 11:45 Coffee Break
    • 11:45 - 13:00 Wind Power Systems
      Convener: Prof. Hermann Josef Wagner (Ruhr University Bochum D)
    • 13:00 - 15:00 Lunch
    • 15:00 - 16:15 Solar Fuels
      Convener: Prof. Harry Atwater (Caletech, Pasadena CA, USA)
    • 16:15 - 17:30 Biofuel Biomass I
      Convener: Prof. David Cahen (Weizmann Institute of Science Rehovot IL)
    • 17:30 - 18:00 Coffee Break
    • 18:00 - 19:30 Poster Session
      Convener: EVERYBODY
    • 19:30 - 00:00 Dinner + Marsala room
  • Monday, 9 July 2018
    • 08:45 - 10:00 Biofuel Biomass II
      Convener: Prof. David Cahen (Weizmann Institute of Science Rehovot IL)
    • 10:00 - 11:15 Thermal Energy Conversion
      Convener: Prof. Anke Weidenkaff (University of Stuttgart, Stuttgart D)
    • 11:15 - 11:45 Coffee Break
    • 11:45 - 13:00 Energy-efficient transport and its future
      Convener: Prof. Jo Hermans (Huygens Laboratory, Leiden University, NL)
    • 13:00 - 15:00 Lunch
    • 15:00 - 16:15 Energy Storage batteries
      Convener: Prof. George Crabtree (Argonne National Laboratories Illinois US)
    • 16:15 - 17:30 Fuel Cells
      Convener: Prof. Ryan O'Hayre (Colorado School of Mines Golden, Colorado US)
    • 17:30 - 18:00 Coffee Break
    • 18:00 - 19:30 Poster Session
      Convener: EVERYBODY
    • 19:30 - 00:00 Dinner + Marsala Room
  • Tuesday, 10 July 2018
    • 08:45 - 10:00 Materials by Design for Energy Applications
      Convener: Ms. William Tumas (NREL, Lakewood CO, USA)
    • 10:00 - 11:15 Energy Efficiency and the Grid
      Convener: Prof. Peter Birkner (Bergische Universität Wuppertal, D)
    • 11:15 - 11:45 Coffee Break
    • 11:45 - 13:00 Health Issues and air pollution
      Convener: Dr. Francesco Forastiere (ASL Lazio, Rome, I)
    • 13:00 - 23:00 EXCURSION
  • Wednesday, 11 July 2018
    • 08:45 - 10:00 EGP TALK
      Convener: EGP Speaker (ENEL GREEN POWER, Rome, I)
    • 10:00 - 11:15 Hihg Efficency Si-based PV: EGP
      Convener: Dr. Cosimo Gerardi (ENEL GREEN POWER, Catania, I)
    • 11:15 - 11:45 Coffee Break
    • 11:45 - 13:00 Emerging Trends for 21st Energy Technologies
      Convener: Prof. Sabrina Sartori (University of Oslo Oslo, NO)
    • 13:00 - 15:00 Lunch
    • 15:00 - 19:30 TEAMS WORK ON PRESENTATION
      Convener: STUDENT TEAMS
    • 19:30 - 00:00 Dinner + Marsala Room
  • Thursday, 12 July 2018
    • 08:45 - 13:00 TEAMS WORK ON PRESENTATION
      Convener: STUDENT TEAMS
    • 13:00 - 15:00 Lunch
    • 15:00 - 19:30 PRESENTATIONS AND EVALUATION
      Convener: EVERYBODY
    • 19:30 - 00:00 GALA DINNER