ENE Seminars 1/2016

The Energy and Environment Research Division organizes a weekly seminar during the semester. Seminars are scheduled for Thursdays at PSI. Visitors from other Divisions and from outside PSI are always welcome.

Organisation A. Wokaun und A. Hamburger

* Topic of the semester: Energy System Integration Technologies
** Doctoral thesis
Date Speaker Topic Moderator

Thursday 7 January 2016 Prof. Dr. Urs Baltensperger Laboratory of Atmospheric Chemistry: Results 2015 / Objectives 2016
Welcome of Environmental Chemistry Laboratory (5600)
A. Wokaun

Thursday 14 January 2016 Prof. Dr. Thomas Justus Schmidt Laboratory of Electrochemistry: Results 2015 / Objectives 2016 A. Wokaun

Tuesday 19 January 2016 Dr. Emiliana Fabbri Insights into Perovskite Catalysts for the Electrochemical Splitting of Water T.J. Schmidt

Thursday 21 January 2016 Kein ENE Seminar / No ENE Seminar

Thursday 28 January 2016 Prof. Dr. Jeroen van Bokhoven CANCELLED_Laboratory of Catalysis and Sustainable Chemistry: Results 2015 / Objectives 2016 A. Wokaun

Thursday 4 February 2016 Kein ENE Seminar / No ENE Seminar

Friday 5 February 2016 Prof. Dr. Jeroen van Bokhoven Laboratory of Catalysis and Sustainable Chemistry: Results 2015 / Objectives 2016 A. Wokaun

Thursday 11 February 2016 Dr. Peter Jansohn Laboratory of Thermal Processes and Combustion: Results 2015 / Objectives 2016 A. Wokaun

Thursday 18 February 2016 Prof. Dr. Oliver Kröcher Laboratory of Bioenergy and Catalysis: Results 2015 / Objectives 2016 A. Wokaun

Thursday 25 February 2016 Dr. Stefan Hirschberg Laboratory of Energy Systems Analysis: Results 2015 / Objectives 2016 A. Wokaun

Thursday 3 March 2016 Stefan Ströhle High-temperature thermochemical storage: reactor concepts and their integration into concentrated solar power plants A. Meier

Thursday 10 March 2016 Prof. Dr. Ottmar Edenhofer, PIK Potsdam PSI Colloquium: After Paris and before an effective climate policy - challenges for the next decade A. Wokaun

Thursday 17 March 2016 Sandra Elisabeth Temmel Design of a strained thin film Pt model catalyst by pulsed laser deposition: A combined physical and electrochemical study T.J. Schmidt

Thursday 24 March 2016 Markus Pichler Photocatalytic Lanthanum Titanium Oxynitrides: a structural, electronic and photoelectrochemical study T. Lippert

Thursday 31 March 2016 Prof. Dr. Margrit Schwikowski-Gigar und Prof. Dr. Markus Ammann Presentation of Environmental Chemistry
Laboratory (5600)
A. Wokaun

Wednesday 6 April 2016 Prof. Dr. Marc Koper ENE / Catalysis Seminar: Electrocatalysis for fuel production: a tale of electrons, protons, and volcanoes T.J. Schmidt

Thursday 7 April 2016 Tobias Binninger Fuel cell relevant degradation properties of metal oxide supported Pt nanoparticles investigated by small-angle X-ray scattering T.J. Schmidt

Thursday 14 April 2016 Kein ENE Seminar / No ENE Seminar

Thursday 21 April 2016 Leonie Olivia Vogt Surface and bulk studies of Sn-alloys for Na-ion batteries C. Villevieille

Wednesday 27 April 2016 32nd PSI Electrochemistry Symposium Electrolytes: The Underestimated Player in Electrochemical Processes

Thursday 28 April 2016 He Minglong In Situ Gas Analysis – Development and Application for Electrochemical Energy Storage E. J. Berg

Thursday 12 May 2016 Joanna Maria Conder New asymmetrically functionalized separator for the lithium–sulfur battery L. Gubler

Thursday 19 May 2016 Lucien Boulet Roblin From Bulk to Near-Surface Investigations of LiNi0.5Mn1.5O4 Using Operando Techniques C. Villevieille

Thursday 2 June 2016 Hai-Jung Peng Performance and Ageing Mechanisms of Lithium Nickel Cobalt Manganese Oxide Cells P. Novak

Thursday 9 June 2016 Prof. Dr. Paolo Fornasiero ENE/SYN Seminar:
Design of catalysts and photo-catalysts: fascinating strategies playing with structures at the nanoscale playing with structures at the nanoscale
A. Testino

Thursday 16 June 2016 Albert Albert Story of Radiation-Grafted Membranes in a World called Water Electrolysis L. Gubler

Thursday 23 June 2016 Dr.Ir. Alfons Molenbroek In situ studies in industrial heterogeneous catalysis J. van Bokhoven

Thursday 30 June 2016 Antoni Forner-Cuenca Advanced water management in fuel cells: engineered hydrophilic highways in gas diffusion layers T.J. Schmidt

Thursday 7 July 2016 Nikolaos Tzouganatos Solar-driven Pyrometallurgical Extraction of Zinc via the Carbothermal Reduction of Primary and Secondary ZnO Sources A. Meier

Thursday 14 July 2016 Majk Sasa Brkic Solar Assisted Vacuum Carbothermal Reduction of Zinc Oxide A. Meier