Speaker articles

Take a look at what some of our Next-Generation Materials for Energy Applications speakers have published recently and chat with them about their work in Xiamen, China.

Articles freely available until November 17, 2019

Keynote Speaker

Michael Graetzel, EPFL, Switzerland 
Stable and Efficient Organic Dye-Sensitized Solar Cell Based on Ionic Liquid Electrolyte
Direct Contact of Selective Charge Extraction Layers Enables High-Efficiency Molecular Photovoltaics


Topic: Solar Energy Conversion

Tonio Buonassisi, MIT, USA
Accelerating Materials Development via Automation, Machine Learning, and High-Performance Computing
Energy Yield Limits for Single-Junction Solar Cells

Annamarie Petrozza, Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia (IIT), Italy
High-Detectivity Perovskite Light Detectors Printed in Air from Benign Solvents

Yang Yang, UCLA, USA
Efficient Tandem Organic Photovoltaics with Tunable Rear Sub-cells
Transparent Polymer Photovoltaics for Solar Energy Harvesting and Beyond
A Bifunctional Lewis Base Additive for Microscopic Homogeneity in Perovskite Solar Cells
Printable Solar Cells from Advanced Solution-Processible Materials
Caffeine Improves the Performance and Thermal Stability of Perovskite Solar Cells

Topic: Energy Storage

Yi Cui, Stanford University, USA
Breathing-Mimicking Electrocatalysis for Oxygen Evolution and Reduction
Correlating Structure and Function of Battery Interphases at Atomic Resolution Using Cryoelectron Microscopy
Stretchable Lithium Metal Anode with Improved Mechanical and Electrocheical Cycling Stability
Catalyst: How Cryo-EM Shapes the Development of Next-Generation Batteries
Graphite-Encapsulated Li-Metal Hybrid Anodes for High-Capacity Li Batteries

Kisuk Kang, SNU, Korea
Multi-redox Molecule for High-Energy Redox Flow Batteries
Exploiting Biological Systems: Toward Eco-Friendly and High-Efficiency Rechargeable Batteries

Hong Li, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
High Rate Li-Ion Batteries with Cation-Disordered Cathodes
Structure-Induced Reversible Anionic Redox Activity in Na Layered Oxide Cathode

Linda F. Nazar, University of Waterloo, Canada
Lightweight Metallic MgB2 Mediates Polysulfide Redox and Promises High-Energy-Density Lithium-Sulfur Batteries

Topic: Nanocatalysis

Javier Pérez-Ramírez, ETH Zurich, Switzerland
Electrocatalytic Reduction of Nitrogen: From Haber-Bosch to Ammonia Artificial Leaf

Qiang Xu, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST), Japan
Metal-Organic Frameworks for Batteries
Immobilization of Ultrafine Metal Nanoparticles to High-Surface-Area Materials and Their Catalytic Applications
Metal-Organic Frameworks for Energy Applications

Jihong Yu, Jilin University, China
Applications of Zeolites in Sustainable Chemistry
Subnanometric Hybrid Pd-M(OH)2, M = Ni, Co, Clusters in Zeolites as Highly Efficient Nanocatalysts for Hydrogen Generation

Tao Zhang, Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, China
Powering the Future with Liquid Sunshine
Iridium Single-Atom Catalyst Performing a Quasi-homogeneous Hydrogenation Transformation of CO2 to Formate

Topic: Gas Storage and Activation

Mohamed Eddaoudi, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), Saudi Arabia
Reticular Chemistry in Action: A Hydrolytically Stable MOF Capturing Twice Its Weight in Adsorbed Water
Extremely Hydrophobic POPs to Access Highly Porous Storage Media and Capturing Agent for Organic Vapors


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