Title: Photonics of Bio-assembled Nanostructures: Ultrafast Plasmonic Energy Transfer, Generation of Hot Electrons and Chirality
Time: 10:00-11:30am, September 26, 2017
Speaker: Prof. Alexander Govorov, Department of Physics and Astronomy, Ohio University, Athens, OH, USA

 


 

 


 

 

Title: DFT investigation of Cobalt Sulphide catalytic properties for hydrogen evolution reaction
Time: 10:00-11:30am, August 16, 2017
Speaker: Prof. Marco Fronzi, International Research Center on Renewable Energy, Xi'an Jiaotong University, Xi'an, China

 


 

 

Title: Nano-Materials for Energy and Sustainability: From Atomic - Level to Large Scale Manufacturing
Time: 10:00-11:50am, July 11, 2017
Speaker: Prof. Na Lu, Sustainable Materials and Renewable Technology Lab, College of Engineering, Birck Nanotechnology Center, Purdue University, IN, USA

 


 

 

Title: Plentiful Materials for Sustainable Energy Technologies and Medical Diagnosis
Time: 5:00-6:30pm, June 13, 2017
Speaker: Prof. Oomman K. Varghese, Department of Physics, University of Houston, Houston, TX, USA

 


 

 

Title: Design Principles of Efficient Carbon-based Electrocatalysts for Clean Energy Conversion and Storage
Time: 10:00-11:30am, June 5, 2017
Speaker: Prof. Zhenhai Xia, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Department of Chemistry, University of North Texas, Denton, TX, USA

 


 

 

Title: Long-term Reliability of Pb-free Solder Between Copper Interconnect and Silicon in Photovoltaic Solar Cell
Time: 2:30-4:30 pm, April 26, 2017
Speaker: Dr. Omid Mokhtari, Joining and Welding Research Institute, Osaka University, Osaka, Japan

 


 

 

Title:Anisotropic Topological Patterns in Diamond Electron Beam Induced Etching
Time: 11:00 - 12:00 am, March 31, 2017
Speaker: Prof. Marco Fronzi, International Research Center for Renewable Energy(IRCRE), Xi'an Jiaotong University, Xi'an, Shaanxi, China

 


 

 

Title: Fuels from Sunlight: Multi-Physics Modeling, Materials Discovery and Prototype Development
Time: 9:30-11:00 am, December 22, 2016
Speaker: Prof. Chengxiang Xiang, Joint Center for Artificial Photosynthesis, California Institute of Technology, CA, USA

 


 

 

Title: Metal Nanostructures : From Chemistry at the nanoscale to exalted spectroscopies
Time: 9:30-11:00 am, December 13, 2016
Speaker: Prof. Jérôme Plain, LNIO, Charles Delaunay Institute, University of Technology of Troyes, France

 

 

 

Title: Quantitative optical characterization for nano-photonic and nano-plasmonic applications in sensing, energy conversion and light emission and extraction
Time: 9:20-9:45 am, December 10, 2016
Speaker: Prof. Juan Antonio Zapien, Dept. of Physics & Materials Science, City University of Hong Kong, HK, China

 

Title: Photocatalytic Properties of Bismuth-Based Coatings
Time: 9:45-10:10 am, December 10, 2016
Speaker: Prof. Sandra E Rodil, lnstituto de Investigaciones en Materiales, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, CDMX, Mexico

 

Title: Nanophotonics for biomedical and optoelectronics applications
Time: 10:10-10:35 am, December 10, 2016
Speaker: Prof. Elder de Ia Rosa Cruz, Centro de Investigaciones en 6ptica, Leon, Gto., Mexico

 

Title: The Clean Energy Project: from Prediction to Synthesis
Time: 10:45-11:10 am, December 10, 2016
Speaker: Prof. Carlos Amador Bedolla, Dept. of Physics and Theoretical Chemistry, School of Chemistry, National Autonomous University of Mexico, CDMX, Mexico

 

Title: Chirality at the Nanoscale: Nanoscience and technology + Chirality = Chiral Nanotechnology
Time: 11:10-11:35 am, December 10, 2016
Speaker: Prof. Ignacio L. Garzón, Physics Institute, National Autonomous University of Mexico, CDMX, Mexico

 

Title: Nanomaterials for Solar Energy Conversion Systems
Time: 11:35-12:00 am, December 10, 2016
Speaker: Prof. Gerko Oskam, Department of Applied Physics, CINVESTAV-IPN, Mérida, YUC, Mexico

 

Title: Introduction of Center for Applied Sciences and Technological Development
Time: 12:00-12:05 am, December 10, 2016
Speaker: Prof. Rodolfo Zanella Specia, Centro de Ciencias Aplicadas y Desarrollo Tecnológico, National Autonomous University of Mexico, CDMX, Mexico

 

 

 

Title: Energy transfer and chemical dynamics on metal nanoparticle surfaces
Time: 9:00-10:30 am, December 5, 2016
Speaker: Dr. Jiebo Li, Chemistry Department, Rice University, Houston, TX, USA

 

 

 

Title: Flexible & stretchable electronics
Time: 9:30-11:00 am, September 20, 2016
Speaker: Prof. Fabio Cicoira, Chemical Engineering Department, Polytechnique Montréal, QC, Canada

 

 

 


 

 

Title: Chemically Processed Inorganic Nanostructures for Energy & Health Applications
Time: 14:30-16:30, July 27, 2016
Speaker: Prof. Sanjay Mathur, Institute of Inorganic Chemistry, University of Cologne, Germany

 


 

 

Title: Materials Engineering for Energy & Sustainability - From Atomic Level to Large-scale Production
Time: 10:00-11:30 am, July 25, 2016
Speaker: Prof. Na Lu, Sustainable Materials and Renewable Technology (SMART) Lab, Purdue University, IN, USA

 


 

 

Title: Piezoelectrochemical effects in Batteries: The Coupling of Mechanics & Electrochemistry
Time: 9:30-11:00 am, May 25, 2016
Speaker: Prof. Craig B. Arnold, Princeton Institute for Science and Technology of Materials (PRISM), Princeton University, NJ, USA

 


 

 

Title: Introduction of Department of Physics of Tamkang University
Time: 8:40-9:15 am, April 20, 2016
Speaker: Prof. Zi-Cong Zhou, Department of Physics, Tamkang University, Taiwan, China

 

Title: Study of the charge and spin ordering using neutron & x-ray scattering
Time: 9:15-9:50 am, April 20, 2016
Speaker: Prof. Chao-Hung Du, Department of Physics, Tamkang University, Taiwan, China

 

Title: Studying of Nanomaterials by X-ray Spectroscopic & Microscopic Techniques
Time: 10:10-10:45 am, April 20, 2016
Speaker: Prof. Way-Faung Pong, Department of Physics, Tamkang University, Taiwan, China

 

Title: Solid-liquid interface of graphene & traditional metal oxides
Time: 10:45-11:20 am, April 20, 2016
Speaker: Dr. Cheng-Hao Chuang, Department of Physics, Tamkang University, Taiwan, China

 

Title: In situ/operando x-ray spectroscopic study on energy materials
Time: 11:20-11:55 am, April 20, 2016
Speaker: Dr. Chung-Li Dong, Department of Physics, Tamkang University, Taiwan, China

 


 

 

Title: Patterned Growth ZnO Nanorods by using Low Temperature Wet Chemical Method
Time: 9:30-11:00 am, April 11, 2016
Speaker: Mr. Amir Hassanpour, Department of Physics, Concordia University, Montreal, QC, Canada

 

 


 

 

Title: Towards High-Performance Solar Devices: Solar Photovoltaics, Solar Control Coatings & Solar Fuels
Time: 9:30-11:00 am, March 8, 2016
Speaker: Prof. Nazir P. Kherani, Departments of Electrical & Computer Engineering and Materials Science & Engineering, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada

 

 


 

 

Title: Enabling Unstable Semiconductors for Efficient & Stable Solar Fuel Energy Conversion
Time: 9:00-10:30 am, December 28, 2015
Speaker: Dr. Ke Sun, Division of Chemistry & Chemical Engineering, Joint Center for Artificial Photosynthesis (JCAP), California Institute of Technology (CalTech), Pasadena, CA, USA

 

 


 

 

Title: Strongly Correlated Materials in Low Dimension: Case Study of VO2 Nanostructures Based Gas Sensors
Time: 10:00-11:30 am, December 25, 2015
Speaker: Dr. Aline Simo, iThemba LABS, Cape Town, South Africa

 

 


 

 

 

Title: Engineering Living Microorganism for Nanomedicine & Bio-Energy Devices
Time: 9:30-11:00 am, September 29, 2015
Speaker: Prof. Hossein Hosseinkhani, Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Taiwan, China

 

 


 

 

 


 

 

Title: Developing Nanostructures for Solar Cell & Catalytic Applications
Time: 9:30-10:30 am, April 29, 2015
Speaker: Prof. Dongling Ma, Institut National de la Recherche Scientifique - Énergie, Université du Québec, Varennes, QC, Canada

 

 


 

 

Title: Lanthanide-Doped Nanoparticles: Excitation in the Near-Infrared for Applications in Biology & Nanomedicine
Time: 9:30-10:30 am, April 27, 2015
Speaker: Prof. Fiorenzo Vetrone, Institut National de la Recherche Scientifique - Énergie, Université du Québec, Varennes, QC, Canada

 

 


 

 

Title: Complex Nano-materials by Solution Chemistry-From molecules to applications
Time: 9:30-10:30 am, March 9, 2015
Speaker: Prof. Gunnar Westin, Chemistry-Ångström, Ångström Laboratory, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden

 

 


 

 

Title: Metal Oxide Semiconductors as Visible Light Photocatalysts
Time: 9:00-10:00 am, November 6, 2014
Speaker: Dr. Vassilis Binas, Institute for Electronic Structure and Laser, Greece National Foundation for Research & Technology - Hellas, Greece

 

 


 

 

 


 

 

Title: Highly Efficient CIGS Based Devices for Solar Hydrogen Production: From photoelectrochemical cells to PV-electrolysis and back again
Time: 9:30-11:00 am, September 18, 2014
Speaker: Dr. Jesper Jacobsson, Department of Chemistry-Ångström Laboratory, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden

 

 


 

 

Title: Wiring inorganic & organic materials and design rules for hybrid solar cells
Time: 14:00-16:00, September 17, 2014
Speaker: Prof. Saif A Haque, Department of Chemistry, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom

 

 


 

 

Title: Atomistic modeling of wide-gap oxide semiconductors
Time: 9:30-11:00 am, September 16, 2014
Speaker: Mr. Maofeng Dou, Multi-scale Materials Modeling, KTH-Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden

 

 


 

 

Title: Plasmon-Mediated Surface Chemistry for Solar Photocatalysis
Time: 9:00-10:30 am, July 22, 2014
Speaker: Prof. Wei David Wei, Department of Chemistry & Center for Nanostructured Electronic Materials, University of Florida, Gainesville, USA

 

 


 

 

Title: Shed Light on Nanomaterials for Energy Conversion
Time: 9:00-10:30 am, June 16, 2014
Speaker: Prof. Jin Zhong Zhang, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of California Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, USA

 

 


 

 

Title: Non-aqueous Sol-gel Routes to Nanostructured Functional Materials
Time: 9:30-11:00 am, May 19, 2014
Speaker: Prof. Nicola Pinna, Department of Chemistry, Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany

 

 


 

 

Title: Introduction of picosecond sciences with picosecond pulsed X-rays
Time: 9:00-10:30 am, March 28, 2014
Speaker: Prof. Sang-Wook Han, Department of Physics Education and Institute of Fusion Science, Chonbuk National

University, Jeonju, Republic of Korea

 

 


 

 

Title: Application of Synchrotron X-ray spectroscopy in Material Science
Time: 9:30-11:30 am, March 25, 2014
Speaker: Dr. Chungli Dong, National Synchrotron Radiation Research Center, Taiwan, China

 

 


 

 

 

 


 

 

Title: Janus Tecton: a Versatile Platform for Non-Covalent Functionalization of Graphite by Surface-Confined Self-Assembly
Time: 9:30-10:20 am, October 18, 2012
Speaker: Prof. Andre-Jean Attias, Laboratoire de chimie des Polymères, Université Paris, Paris, France

 

• Title: Light Conversion to Light, Electricity and Heat: Applications in Solid-state Lighting, Energy & Biomedical
Time: 10:20-11:10 am, October 18, 2012
Speaker: Prof. Ru-Shi Liu, Department of Chemistry, Taiwan National University, Taiwan, China

 

• Title: Complex materials through solution based processes
Time: 11:10-12:00 am, October 18, 2012
Speaker: Prof. Gunnar Westin, Department of Chemistry, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden

 

• Title: Industrial application of solution processing
Time: 10:00-11:00 am, October 23, 2012
Speaker: Prof. Gunnar Westin, Department of Chemistry, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden

 

Title: Metal Oxide Quantum-based Structures: Aqueous Design, Electronic Structure & Applications
Time: 11:00-12:00 am, October 23, 2012
Speaker: Prof. Lionel Vayssieres, International Research Center for Renewable Energy, State Key Laboratory of Multiphase Flow in Power Engineering, School of Energy and Power Engineering, Xi'an Jiaotong University, Xi'an, China