ENE Seminars Archive 2/2012

The General Energy 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 M. Jäggi
Place OSGA / EG6
Time 11:00

* Topic of the semester: New projects of the CCEM
** Doctoral thesis
Date Speaker Topic Moderator

Thursday 23 August 2012 K. Eisele, Ch. Gossweiler, FHNW "Studiengang Energie- und Umwelttechnik", Einblick und aktuelle Projekte A. Wokaun

Thursday 30 August 2012 Dr. A. Heel, Empa * Project HITTEC: Development of a high temperature SOFC-TEC hybrid system A. Wokaun

Thursday 6 September 2012 S. Kreitmeier ** Doctoral Thesis:
Membrane’s Health in Polymer Electrolyte Fuel Cells
F. Büchi

Wednesday 12 September 2012 P. Barmet ** Doctoral Thesis:
Quantified aging in secondary organic aerosols and contributions by small precursor compounds
J. Dommen, AUDI WEST

Friday 21 September 2012 M.D. Kaufman Rechulski ** Doctoral Thesis:
Catalysts for high temperature gas cleaning in the production of synthetic natural gas from biomass
Ch. Ludwig, T. Schildhauer

Thursday 27 September 2012 A. Bernhard ** Doctoral Thesis:
Catalytic urea decomposition in the SCR process
O. Kröcher, AUDI WEST

Thursday 11 October 2012 M. Bator ** Doctoral Thesis:
Multiferroic LuMnO3 - A Future Data Storage Material?
T. Lippert

Friday 19 October 2012, 11:15 Prof. K. Steffen, CU Boulder, Director WSL PSI-Colloquium:
Greenland Ice Sheet and dynamic response to global warming
Abstract
Ch. Mudry, AUDI WEST

Thursday 25 October 2012 K. Jetsrisuparb ** Doctoral Thesis:
Synthesis and properties of chemically modified membranes by radiation grafting of styrene and its comonomers
L. Gubler, T. Schmidt

Wednesday 31 October 2012 S. Walter ** Doctoral Thesis:
Niche market strategies for the electrification of road transportation
S. Ulli-Beer

Thursday 15 November 2012 Y. Hu ** Doctoral Thesis:
Structural Analysis of Orthorhombic Rare Earth Manganate thin films grown by Pulsed Laser Deposition
T. Lippert

Friday 16 November 2012, 11:15h Dr. C. Frei, World Energy Council PSI-Colloquium:
Energy: an industry in transition - Balancing the Energy Trilemma in a context of uncertainty
Abstract
Ch. Mudry

Thursday 22 November 2012 Dr. Z. Jovanovic, ETHZ The Science and Art of Scaling Up Gas-Solid Processes A. Wokaun

Monday 26 November 2012, 11:15 Prof. Th. Peter, ETHZ PSI-Colloquium:
Cirrus clouds and the mysteries of upper tropospheric humidity
Abstract
A. Wokaun, AUDI WEST

Thursday 6 December 2012 Prof. M. Flytzani-Stephanopoulos, Tufts University, Massachusetts “Doing more with less”: atomically dispersed supported metal catalysts for energy and hydrogen production J. van Bokhoven

Friday 14 December 2012, 11:15 - tbd - PSI-Colloquium:
- tba -
Ch. Mudry, AUDI WEST

Thursday 20 December 2012 U. Rhyner ** Doctoral Thesis:
Reactive Hot Gas Filter

S. Biollaz