|Investigation of Dust Adhesion on PV-Modules at a Microstructural Level
Prof. Joerg Bagdahn, President of Anhalt University of Applied Sciences, Germany.
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|Stable perovskite solar cells by 2D/3D interface engineering
By Prof. Mohammad Khaja Nazeeruddin, Ecole polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland
|What Drop on Demand (D-O-D) Inkjet printing bring to solar energy industry? Challenges for a solar PV module to be fully manufactured with a printed process
By Prof. Ahmed Ennaoui, President of the Scientific Council of IRESEN – Institut de Recherche en Energie Solaire et Energies Nouvelles.
|Recent advances in solar irradiation predictions as the input of solar system simulations: From Earth’s surface measurements to satellite imagery; From Angstrom correlation to ANN
Prof. Dr. Bulent Akinoglu, Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey
|Metal-Organic Frameworks from Design Strategies to Applications
Prof. Mohamed Eddaoudi, Distinguished Professor of Chemical Science and Associate Director of the Advanced Membranes and Porous Materials Center at KAUST, Saudi Arabia
|Advanced Concentrating Thermal Technologies for Power and Process Heat Generation
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Robert Pitz-Paal, DLR, Institute of Solar Research, Cologne, Germany.
Workshop 3: Workshop on Challenges and Advancements of Electric Vehicle Batteries (EVB): Li-ion and Beyond
|Battery Energy Storage Systems for Grid Applications-Results from the Field
Dr. Jud Virden, Associate Laboratory Director, Energy & Environment Directorate, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, USA
|Building the Next Generation High Energy and Low Cost Batteries
Dr. Jun Liu, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, Washington, USA
|Why do we care about lithium?
Dr. Emilio E. Bunel, Sociedad Química y Minera (SQM), Chile
|Enabling Competent Electrical Vehicles
Dr. Wenjuan Mattis, Vice President of Microvast Inc, China.
|Next Generation Lithium Ion batteries and Beyond
Dr. Khalil Amine, Distinguished Fellow and manager of the Advanced Lithium Battery Technology program at Argonne National Laboratory, IL, USA
|Glass Protected Li Metal Electrodes for Next Generation Batteries
Dr. Steven Visco, CEO of PolyPlus Battery Company, Berkeley, California USA.
Workshop 1: Materials development in emerging energy technologies Workshop
Introduction by Prof. Ahmed Ennaoui:
Materials for photovoltaic technologies: State of the art, challenges: The coming decade of Opportunities
Chaiman of the scientific council
Institut de Recheche en Energie Solaire et Energies Nouvelles.
|Development of Advanced Semiconductor Materials and Devices for Next Generation Photovoltaics: Opportunities and Challenges
Prof. Mohamed Henini, School of Physics and Astronomy, University of Nottingham, U.K
|Materials for solar energy conversion and storage: Computational predictions of physical properties using Density Functional Theory (DFT)
Prof. Abdelilah Benyoussef, Moroccan Foundation for Advanced Science, Innovation and Research, Morocco
|New routes to highest conversion efficiencies for solar energy conversion and direct solar water splitting: III-V semiconductor structures on silicon
Prof. Thomas Hannappel, Ilmenau University of Technology, Institut für Physik, Ilmenau, Germany.
|Nanomaterials contribution to the development of future clean energy sources
Prof. Abdelhafed Taleb, Institut de Recherche de Chimie Paris & Université Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, France.
|High Performance Computing in material science
Prof. Othmane Bouhali, Research professor and director of research computing at Texas A&M University, Qatar
|Toward material engineering for energy conversion strategies using solar spectrum
Prof. Mustapha Jouiad, Masdar Institute of Science and Technology, UAE
|Future applications for the world’s oldest photovoltaic material
Dr. Teodor Todorov, IBM T. J. Watson Research Center, USA.
|Low carbon emissions technology using local clay catalysts
Prof. Tarik Chafik, FST Tangier, Morocco
|Laser Sculpting and Processing of Silicon for Photovoltaics
Dr. Alpan Bek, Center for Solar Energy Research and Applications (GÜNAM) and Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey.
Workshop 3: Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) workshop.
The workshop was initiated by the German Aerospace Center (DLR), the European competence center for power generation.
|2. Technical requirements for central receiver systems: design, materials, components and HTF (Molten salt, air?)
3. Challenges for heliostat development
Dr. Reiner Buck, DLR, Germany
|4. Design, materials and requirements to operate parabolic trough systems with new Silicon Oil as new HTF
5. Potential use of solar thermal energy in industrial processes
Klaus Hennecke, DLR, Germany
|6. How to measure and avoid soiling in large solar plants
Dr. Peter Heller, DLR, Germany
|7. How to build an effective single tank molten salt storage system with 4 MWh
Dr. Thomas Bauer, DLR, Germany