ENE Seminars 2/2013

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 22 August 2013 Y. Loertscher, R. Schneider, M. Jäggi Safety, Health Protection and Environmental Protection at PSI & Fire and smoke A. Wokaun

Thursday 29 August 2013 - tbd - - tbd -

Thursday 5 September 2013 - tbd - - tbd -

Thursday 12 September 2013 - tbd - - tbd -

Friday 20 September 2013 J. Kang **Doctoral Thesis I. Mantzaras

Friday 27 September 2013 G. Materlik, Diamond Light Source, UK PSI-Colloquium
A century of X-rays and an even brighter future ahead
Ch. Mudry, Audi West

Friday 4 October 2013 K. Wüthrich, ETHZ PSI-Colloquium
Exploring the Protein Universe with NMR and Crystallography
Ch. Mudry, Audi West

Thursday 10 October 2013 M. Schultze **Doctoral Thesis
An experimental and numerical investigation of the hetero-/homogeneous combustion of H2/O2/N2 and H2/CO/O2/N2 mixtures over platinum at fuel-rich stoichiometries
I. Mantzaras

Thursday 17 October 2013 B. Watts Imaging Nanostructures in Organic Semiconductor Thin Films A. Wokaun

Thursday 24 October 2013 F.A. Nüesch, Empa Advances and bottlenecks in organic-based thin film solar cell technologies A. Wokaun

Thursday 31 October 2013 W. Villasmil **Doctoral Thesis
Dynamic Modeling and Experimental Demonstration of a 100 kWth Solar Thermochemical Reactor for ZnO dissociation
A. Steinfeld

Thursday 31 October 2013 M.-A. Berclaz, EPFL Strategy of EPFL at its new Valais site O. Kröcher

Thursday 7 November 2013 Y. Buchmüller **Doctoral Thesis
Antioxidant strategies for radiation grafted membranes for fuel cells
L. Gubler

Thursday 14 November 2013 T. Griffin, FHNW FHNW/PSI Institut für Biomasse und Ressourceneffizienz A. Wokaun

Thursday 21 November 2013 Y. Sych **Doctoral Thesis
Four-wave mixing spectroscopy of small carbon clusters
P. Radi

Friday 22 November 2013, 11:15 J.-P. Bouchaud, EPFL PSI-Colloquium
Buyers, sellers and high-frequency traders: The complex ecology of financial markets
Ch. Mudry

Monday 25 November 2013 R. Pitz-Paal, DLR PSI-Colloquium
Methods for the effective qualification of concentrating solar collectors for solar thermal power production
Ch. Mudry

Thursday 28 November 2013 F. Grygier **Doctoral Thesis
Oxygen Spectroscopy in Flames
A. Denisov

Thursday 5 December 2013 J. Hofer **Doctoral Thesis
Sustainability Assessment of Passenger Vehicle Technologies: Past Trends and Future Impacts of Electric Powertrains
S. Hirschberg

Thursday 12 December 2013 - tbd - - tbd -

Thursday 19 December 2013 - tbd - - tbd -

Friday 20 December 2013 - tbd - PSI-Colloquium Ch. Mudry