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Innovation in Energy Conversion - Dalian, China | Sept 24-26, 2017

Agenda at a Glance

The ACS Publications Symposium, Innovation in Energy Conversion will focus on communicating cutting edge chemistry and connecting top researchers around the globe on topics such as surface catalysis in energy conversion, solar cells, solar fuels and energy storage, photocatalytic processes, dynamics on surfaces and interfaces, and advanced energy materials.

Abstract submission for the ACS Publications Symposium, Innovation in Energy Conversion is now open!

Submit your best work by August 21!

Sep 24
Sep 25
Sep 26
Sunday, Sep 24 1
Monday, Sep 25 2
Tuesday, Sep 26 3
clock9:00 – 12:00 Registration
clock12:00 – 14:00 Lunch Break
clock14:00 – 14:15 Opening Ceremony
clock14:15 – 17:40 SESSION 1: Surface Catalysis in Energy Conversion
clock14:15 – 15:00 Opportunity of Ultrathin 2D Electrocatalysts for Promoting CO2 Reduction Yi Xie, University of Science and Technology of China
clock15:00 – 15:30 Proton-Coupled Electron Transfer in Catalysis and Energy Conversion Sharon Hammes-Schiffer, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
clock15:30 – 16:00 Coffee Break and Group Photo
clock16:00 – 16:30 Selectivity Control in Syngas Conversion Xiulian Pan, iChEM, Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, CAS
clock16:30 – 17:00 Breakthrough in Syngas Chemistry by Design of Bifunctional Catalysts Ye Wang, iChEM, Xiamen University
clock17:00 – 17:10 SHORT TALK - Formation of the single-atomically active sites on the surface of supported noble metal catalysts and their roles in the C-C coupling of heterogeneous hydroformylation and carbonylation Yunjie Ding, Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, CAS
clock17:10 – 17:20 SHORT TALK - Rational Design of Fe-based Catalysts for Fischer-Tropsch Synthesis from Theoretical Prediction to Experimental Confirmation Xiaodong Wen, Institute of Coal Chemistry, CAS
clock17:20 – 17:30 SHORT TALK - Copper Incorporation into Iridium for Enhanced Oxygen Electro-catalytic Performances Fenglong Wang, Kyoto University
clock17:30 – 17:40 SHORT TALK - Reaction Kinetics of Methanol Synthesis from CO2 Hydrogenation over Cu Surface Bo Yang, ShanghaiTech University
clock18:10 – 19:10 Welcome Dinner, Meet the Speakers and Editors
clock8:30 – 11:40 SESSION 2: Solar Cells, Solar Fuels and Energy Storage
clock8:30 – 9:00 Polymer Chromophore-Catalyst Assemblies for Solar Fuels Conversion Kirk S. Schanze, University of Texas at San Antonio
clock9:00 – 9:30 Towards Mastering Catalysis for Chemical Energy Storage Yang-Shao Horn, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
clock9:30 – 10:00 Amides and Ammonia as Hydrogen Carriers Ping Chen, iChEM, Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, CAS
clock10:00 – 10:30 Coffee Break
clock10:30 – 11:00 Ti-Based Anode Materials for Lithium-Ion Batteries Yongyao Xia, iChEM, Fudan University
clock11:00 – 11:10 Designing High-performance Nickel Bis (substituteddithiolene) Electrocatalysts for HER: A Computational Study (DL107) Zisheng Zhang, Southern University of Science and Technology
clock11:10 – 11:20 Carbon Dioxide Hydrogenation Catalysts: Design and Application Yangqiang Huang, Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, CAS
clock11:20 – 11:30 Photochemistry of Water on TiO2(110) Surface Qing Guo, Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, CAS
clock11:30 – 11:40 Large-area, High-efficiency Luminescent Solar Concentrators Based on Engineered Quantum Dots Kaifeng Wu, Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, CAS
clock11:40 – 13:30 Lunch Break
clock13:30 – 16:40 SESSION 3: Photocatalytic Processes
clock13:30 – 14:00 From Photocatalysis to Photovoltaics: Managing Charge Transfer at Semiconductor Interface Prashant V. Kamat, University of Notre Dame
clock14:00 – 14:30 Characteristic Intermediates at Plasmonic Oxygen Evolution from Water Kei Murakoshi, Hokkaido University
clock14:30 – 15:00 DFT Study on Photo-Catalytic Reactions on Rutile TiO2(110) Peijun Hu, East China University of Science and Technology/Queen's University of Belfast
clock15:00 – 15:30 Coffee Break
Chair: YI XIE
clock15:30 – 16:00 Artificial Photosynthesis for Solar Energy Conversion Lizhu Wu - 吴骊珠, Technical Institute of Physics and Chemistry, CAS
clock16:00 – 16:10 Photocatalytic Z-Scheme Overall Water Splitting Over Particulate Semiconductors with Wide Visible Light Absorption Fuxiang Zhang, Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, CAS
clock16:10 – 16:20 Molecular Imprinted Chitosan/TiO2 Composite for Trace Pollutants Removal from Wastewater Gang Xiao, Beijing University of Chemical Technology
clock16:20 – 16:30 3D Hierarchical Porous TiO2/Carbon and ZrO2/Carbon Nanocomposites with Enhanced Solar Photocatalytic Performance Shulan Wang, Northeastern University of China
clock16:30 – 16:40 Self-assembled TiO2 Nanosheet/O-g-C3N4 Heterojunction via Title: Covalent Bonding with Enhanced Visible-light Photocatalytic Activity: A Combined Experimental and Theoretical study Ruyi Zhong, Southern University of Science and Technology
clock17:30 – 18:30 Special Evening Lecture Rui Cai, Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, CAS
clock18:30 – 19:30 Meet the Speakers & Editors Dinner
clock19:30 – 21:30 Poster Session
clock8:30 – 11:40 SESSION 4: Dynamics on Surfaces and Interfaces
clock8:30 – 9:00 CO2 and N2 Reduction: New Directions George C. Schatz, Northwestern University
clock9:00 – 9:30 Quantum State-Resolved Studies of Gas/Surface Reaction Dynamics by Vibrational Spectroscopies Rainer D. Beck, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne
clock9:30 – 10:00 Probing Photoexcitation of Oxygen Vacancies in TiO2(110) at Atomic Scale Ying Jiang, Peking University
clock10:00 – 10:30 Coffee Break
clock10:30 – 11:00 Single-Molecule Electroluminescence and Beyond Zhenchao Dong, University of Science and Technology of China
clock11:00 – 11:10 Surface Science Study in Energy and Catalysis Processes Under Two-dimensional Materials Qiang Fu, Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, CAS
clock11:10 – 11:20 Full dimensional reactive potentials for gas surface reactions: A case study of HCl/Au(111) Bin Jiang, University of Science & Technology of China
clock11:20 – 11:30 Electronic Structure and Dynamics at TiO2 Interfaces Chuanyao Zhou, Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, CAS
clock11:30 – 11:40 Sintering-induced Phase Transformation of Titanium Dioxide Nanoparticles: A Molecular Dynamics Study Qian Mao, Tsinghua University
clock11:40 – 13:30 Lunch Break
clock13:30 – 16:15 SESSION 5: Advanced Energy Materials
clock13:30 – 14:15 Mechanisms for Sustainable Fuel and Chemical Production from First Principles Emily A. Carter, Princeton University
clock14:15 – 14:45 Interface Chemistry of Catalytic Materials and Energy Devices Nanfeng Zheng, iChEM, Xiamen University
clock14:45 – 15:15 Towards More Sustainable Catalysis: From Co-Assisted Reduction to HCOOH-Mediated Transformation Yong Cao, iChEM, Fudan University
clock15:15 – 15:45 Coffee Break
clock15:45 – 16:15 Plasmon-enhanced Raman Spectroscopy for the Investigation of Energy-Related Surfaces and Interfaces Bin Ren, iChEM, Xiamen University
clock16:15 – 17:00 Panel Discussion Prashant V. Kamat, Françoise M. Winnik, Xueming Yang
clock17:00 – 17:15 Poster Prize Award Presentation George C. Schatz, Xueming Yang, Can Li, Feng Chen
clock17:15 – 17:30 Closing Ceremony Representatives from Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, CAS, iChEM, American Chemical Society