Symposium 2019

LightChEC Symposium 2019 Program

November 29, 2019

University of Zurich, Irchel Campus

Theatersaal Y21 F 65A

09:00 – 09:10

Welcome

Roger Alberto, Institute of Chemistry, UZH, Chair URPP LightChEC

09:10 – 09:55

Photo-induced redox catalysis for hydrogen production with molecular and hybrid systems

Marie-Noëlle Collomb, Université Grenoble Alpes, Saint-Martin-d'Hères

09:55 – 10:40

Model interfaces in catalysis and energy science: From surface science to electrochemistry and photoelectrochemistry

Jörg Libuda, Friedrich Alexander University, Erlangen

10:40 – 11:40

Coffee Break and Poster Session

11:40 – 12:25

Interfacing nature’s catalytic machinery with synthetic materials for semi-artifical photosynthesis

Erwin Reisner, University of Cambridge, Cambridge

12:25 – 14:00

Lunch Break and Poster Session

14:00 – 14:45

Simulating molecular catalysts at interfaces and in explicit solvent

Mårten Ahlquist, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm

14:45 – 15:30

CO2 reduction and hydrogenation using metal complexes with pyridinol-type ligands

Etsuko Fujita, Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, NY
15:30 – 16:15

Coffee Break and Poster Session

16:15 – 17:00

Resolving chemical bond dynamics at an electrode surface

Tanja Cuk, University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, CO

17:00 – 17:10

Concluding Remarks

Peter Hamm, Institute of Chemistry, University of Zurich, URPP LightChEC