LEC Seminar

Die Seminare finden im Raum ODRA/111 jeweils am Mittwoch um 11:00 Uhr statt. Externe Gäste (ausserhalb des PSI) sind willkommen, werden aber gebeten, sich im Labor-Sekretariat bei Frau Cordelia Gloor unter Tel.: +41 56 310 2919 oder per e-mail anzumelden.

Lectures take place in room ODRA/111 on every Wednesday at 11:00 am. External guests (from outside PSI) are welcome, but are requested to register with our secretary Cordelia Gloor at phone: +41 56 310 2919 or via e-mail.
Date Speaker Topic Moderator

--- No ECL seminars, Christmas Holidays December 19, 2018 - January 8, 2019 ---

Thursday 13 December 2018
11-12h OSGA/EG6
Paul Kitz ENE-Seminar
P. Novák

Wednesday 12 December 2018
--- No Seminar ---

Thursday 6 December 2018
11-12h OSGA/EG6
Xiaohan Wu ENE-Seminar
C. Villevieille

Wednesday 5 December 2018
tbd tbd tbd

Wednesday 28 November 2018
Tobias Schuler tbd tbd

Thursday 22 November 2018
11-12h OSGA/EG6
Jonathan Halter ENE-Seminar
Understanding and mitigating phosphoric acid migration in high temperature polymer electrolyte fuel cells
F. Büchi

Wednesday 21 November 2018
--- No Seminar ---

Wednesday 14 November 2018
Bernhard Pribyl Efficient CO2 reduction from gas phase at low temperatures in a bipolar like co-electrolysis cell configuration A. Pătru

Wednesday 7 November 2018
Simon Schneider Batteries from fundamentals to application - the electrochemical and economic perspective E. Flores Cedeño

Wednesday 31 October 2018
Paul Kitz A new perspective on interphase formation in Li-ion batteries by EIS/EQCM-D Ch. Bolli

Thursday 25 October 2018
11-12h OSGA/EG6
Juan Herranz ENE-Seminar
Tenure II Presentation: Electrocatalysis for energy conversion: Linking composition, activity and stability
T.J. Schmidt

Wednesday 24 October 2018
-- No Seminar --

Thursday 18 October 2018
11-12h OSGA/EG6
Dr. Andrea Zitolo, Synchrotron SOLEIL, Saint Aubin, Gif-sur-Yvette, France ENE-Seminar
Understanding the nature of the active sites of non-precious metal electrocatalysts for PEM fuel cells: the X-ray absorption point of view
J. Herranz

Wednesday 17 October 2018
-- No Seminar --

Wednesday 10 October 2018
Fabio Oldenburg 20 years and beyond: Developing membranes for vanadium flow batteries L. Gubler

Tuesday 9 October 2018
10:30-12h OFLG/402
two speakers Internal Seminar J. Herranz

Wednesday 3 October 2018
Fabian Jeschull From data to paper – (electrochemical) data analysis beyond Excel and Origin S. Trabesinger

Thursday 27 September 2018
13-14h OVGA/200
one speaker Internal Seminar L. Gubler

Wednesday 26 September 2018
-- No Seminar --

Thursday 20 September 2018
11-12h OSGA/EG6
Jens Eller ENE-Seminar
Tenure I Presentation: Insights from the inside: X ray imaging for improving polymer electrolyte fuel cell technology
F. Büchi

Wednesday 19 September 2018
Victoria Manzi Orezzoli Modifying microporous layers for polymer electrolyte fuel cells P. Boillat

Thursday 18 September 2018
11-11:45h OVGA/200
one speaker Internal Seminar F. Büchi

Thursday 13 September 2018
11-12h OSGA/EG6
Eibar Flores Cedeño ENE-Seminar
_Operando_ Raman spectroscopy of commercially relevant
Li-ion battery cathodes
P. Novak

Wednesday 12 September 2018
Prof. Daniel Brandell, visitor, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden Challenges for realization of solid polymer electrolyte next-generation batteries S. Trabesinger

Wednesday 5 September 2018
Xiaohan Wu Degradation phenomena in all-solid-state batteries C. Villevieille

Friday 31 August 2018
13-14h OFLG/402
Antoni Forner-Cuenca, Jeffrey A. Kowalski and Katharine V. Greco, visitors, Department of Chemical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Cambridge, MA, USA, Joint Center for Energy Storage Research Advancing redox flow batteries through targeted design of organic active species and electrode architecture P. Boillat

Thursday 23 August 2018
15:30-16:30h OSGA/EG6
Ugljesa Babic ENE-Seminar
Degradation mechanisms and mitigation strategies in polymer electrolyte water electrolyzers
L. Gubler

Thursday 16 August 2018
13-14h OFLG/402
one speaker Internal Seminar J. Herranz

Wednesday 15 August 2018
14-15h OVGA/200
one speaker Internal Seminar F. Büchi

Wednesday 15 August 2018
13-14h OHSA/B17
one speaker Internal Seminar J. Herranz

--- No ECL seminars, Summer Holidays July 19-August 31, 2018 ---

Wednesday 18 July 2018
Eibar Flores Cedeño Elucidating the redox activity of NCA by Operando Raman Spectroscopy Ch. Bolli

Wednesday 11 July 2018
Adrian Mularczyk Water removal in PEFCs: X-ray tomographic studies of evaporation and droplet detachment J. Eller

Wednesday 4 July 2018
Kathrin Ebner Fe-based non-noble metal ORR-catalysts prepared with a novel synthesis approach - insights on composition and activity J. Herranz

Wednesday 27 June 2018
Pierre Boillat Group Overview - Neutron Radiography of Electrochemical Systems F. Büchi

Wednesday 20 June 2018
--- No Seminar ---

Monday 18 June 2018
09:30-10:15h OHSA/E13
one speaker Internal Seminar L. Gubler

Thursday 14 June 2018
14-15h PSI Auditorium West WHGA/001; as of 15h Poster session Foyer Audi West
Prof. Ib Chorkendorff, DTU Denmark, Lyngby, Denmark PSI Catalysis Symposium: Catalysis for Conversion of Sustainable Energy T.J. Schmidt/A. Pătru

Wednesday 6 June 2018
Daniel Abbott Operando X-Ray absorption investigations into the oxygen evolution activity, stability, and pH dependency of NixFe1-xOy nanoparticles E. Fabbri

Wednesday 30 May 2018
16-17h OSGA/EG6
Arnaud Morin, visitor, Ingénieur - Chercheur Laboratoire d’Innovation pour les Technologies des Energies nouvelles et les Nanomatériaux, Grenoble, France Water distribution and ionomer microstructure in PEMFC using in situ and operando X-Ray and neutron scattering techniques P. Boillat

Tuesday 29 May 2018
14:30-15:30h OFLG/402
one speaker Internal Seminar P. Boillat/C. Villevieille

We-Fr 23-25 May 2018
Hotel Du Parc, Baden, Switzerland
several speakers 1st Swiss & Surrounding Battery Days
PSI/ECL and SCCER Heat&Electricity Storage
C. Villevieille, C. Marino & Scientific Committee

Wednesday 23 May 2018
Prof. Ulrike Kramm, visitor, TU-Darmstadt, Darmstadt, Germany Development of non-precious metal catalysts for energy applications J. Herranz

Wednesday 16 May 2018
--- No Seminar ---

Wednesday 9 May 2018
Mauro Povia SAXS and XAS apparatus for in situ and operando characterization of Pt on carbon and IrO2 catalysts J. Herranz

Thursday 3 May 2018
14-15h OVGA/999/SIZ
one speaker Internal Seminar T.J. Schmidt/A. Patru

Wednesday 2 May 2018
Prof. Fabio La Mantia, visitor, Chair of Energiespeicher- und Energiewandlersysteme. Director of Advanced Energy Systems Institute, University of Bremen, Bremen, Germany Investigating the evolution of electrochemical processes by means of dynamic impedance spectroscopy S. Trabesinger

Friday 27 April 2018
14-15h ODRA/111
one speaker Internal Seminar L. Gubler

Friday 27 April 2018
13-14h tbd
one speaker Internal Seminar F. Büchi

Wednesday 25 April 2018
9:30-16:30h PSI Auditorium West WHGA/001
6 speakers 34th PSI Electrochemistry Symposium:
Pushing Limits of Characterization in Electrochemistry
ECL Group Leaders

Tuesday 24 April 2018
14:30-15:30h OFLG/401
one speaker Internal Seminar T.J. Schmidt/A. Patru

Wednesday 18 April 2018
Daniele Perego CO2 reduction to valuable products: a differential electrochemical mass spectrometry (DEMS) study J. Herranz

Wednesday 18 April 2018
10:45-11:45h OHSA/E13
one speaker Internal Seminar F. Büchi

Thursday/Friday 12-13 April 2018
Aarau, Switzerland www.kuk-aarau.ch
9 speakers ModVal2018 - 15th Symposium on Modeling and Validation of Electrochemical Energy Devices www.modval2018.ch F. Büchi, E.J. Berg, J. Eller, L. Gubler

Wednesday 11 April 2018
Muriel Siegwart PEFC Cold-start and water management studies with advanced neutron imaging methods P. Boillat

Thursday 5 April 2018
11-12h OSGA/EG6
Mario El Kazzi ENE-Seminar
Tenure II Presentation: 5 years of electrolytes/electrodes interface investigation in Li-ion batteries using photoelectron spectroscopy
P. Novák

Wednesday 4 April 2018
14-15h OHSA/E13
one speaker Internal Seminar L. Gubler

Wednesday 28 March 2018
Christoph Bolli In situ monitoring of F- formation in lithium ion batteries by OEMS P. Kitz

Wednesday 21 March 2018
Yuri Surace Development of SnO2-graphite-based electrodes with long term cycling stability F. Jeschull

Wednesday 14 March 2018
--- No seminar ---

Wednesday 7 March 2018
Marta Mirolo Nanoscale spectroscopy applied to Li-ion batteries: post mortem XPEEM analysis on cycled NCA D. Leanza

Wednesday 28 February 2018
Hong Xu Towards subsecond operando X-ray Tomographic Imaging of PEFC J. Eller

Wednesday 21 February 2018
Aurélie Guéguen Online Electrochemical Mass Spectrometry as a tool to investigate side-reactions in Li-ion batteries Ch. Bolli

Wednesday 21 February 2018
14:30-15:30h OFLG/402
one speaker Internal Seminar L. Gubler

Friday 16 February 2018
9:30-10:30h OHSA/B17
one speaker Internal Seminar L. Gubler

Wednesday 14 February 2018
Alexandra Pătru Progress in electrochemical CO2 reduction in gas phase – design of efficient CO-electrolyser systems T.J. Schmidt

Wednesday 14 February 2018
10-11h ODRA/111
one speaker Internal Seminar L. Gubler

Thursday 8 February 2018
9:30-10:30h OHSA/E13
one speaker Internal Seminar S. Trabesinger

Wednesday 7 February 2018
Mateusz Zlobinski Neutron imaging of water and gas distribution in PEM water electrolyzer P. Boillat

Wednesday 31 January 2018
--- No seminar ---

Tuesday 30 January 2018
14-15h OFLG/402
one speaker Internal Seminar L. Gubler

Wednesday 24 January 2018
--- No seminar ---

Monday 15 January 2018
14-15:30h OFLG/402
Elena Marelli Layered materials: from structural characterisation to practical applications E. Fabbri/M. Medarde

Thursday 11 January 2018
11-12h Auditorium West
T.J. Schmidt ENE-Seminar:
ECL/LEC Activities 2017 / Outlook 2018
T.J. Schmidt