SPEAKERS

 Plenary
 
   

 


HARRY ATWATER

Director, Joint Center for Artificial Photosynthesis
Editor in Chief, ACS Photonics
Howard Hughes Professor and Professor of Applied Physics and Materials Science
California Institute of Technology

 

 "Energy and Food Security in the Developing World"

JENNIFER BURNEY

Assistant Professor, School of Global Policy and Strategy
University of California, San Diego



 

 
"
At Last: Understanding Photoelectrocatalytic Reduction of CO2"

EMILY CARTER

Dean, School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
Gerhard R. Andlinger Professor in Energy and the Environment
Princeton University
   

"Reframing CO2 from a liability into an asset - Creating CO-2 based Products"

BERNARD DAVID

Chairman, CO2 Sciences, Inc.

(Public Outreach Lecture)
   



PETRA FROMME

Professor and Director, The Biodesign Institute, Applied Structural Discovery
Arizona State University
   

"Development of Cyanobacteria as Photosynthetic Bioproduction Platforms"

SUSAN GOLDEN
HHMI Professor
Chancellor’s Associates Chair (III) in Molecular Biology
Director, Center for Circadian Biology
Distinguished Professor
University of California, San Diego
   


"Molecular approaches to solar fuels"

LEIF HAMMARSTRÖM
Professor of Chemical Physics, Photochemistry and Molecular Science
Uppsala Universitet
   



"Proton-Coupled Electron Transfer in Solar Energy Conversion"

SHARON HAMMES-SCHIFFER
Swanlund Professor of Chemistry
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
   


 
MICH HEIN

Managing Partner, Nidus Partnership
CEO, Electrochaea, LLC
   


"Understanding activity and selectivity trends in electrochemical CO2 reduction"

JENS NØRSKOV
Leland T. Edwards Professor of Engineering
Professor of Chemical Engineering and Photon Science
Director of SUNCAT
Stanford University
   


"Photosynthesis and Metabolic Engineering in Euryhaline Photoautotrophs"

MATTHEW POSEWITZ
Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry and Geochemistry
Colorado School of Mines
   


"Driving the Future: the Development of Advanced Biofuels at the Joint BioEnergy Institute"

BLAKE SIMMONS
Chief Science & Technology Officer
Vice President for Deconstruction
Joint BioEnergy Institute
   
 Session  
 
 

"Global metabolic rewiring for the improvement of CO2 fixation and chemical production in cyanobacteria"

SHOTA ATSUMI
Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry
University of California, Davis
   

"Nickel- and Iron-Contaning Oxides as Oxygen Evolution Catalysts"

XILE HU

Director, Laboratory of Inorganic Synthesis and Catalysis
Institute of Chemical Sciences and Engineering at the École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)
   
"Photocatalytic reduction of low concentration of CO2"

OSAMU ISHITANI

Professor, Department of Chemistry
Graduate School of Science
Tokyo Institute of Technology
 
 


PETER LINDBLAD
Microbial Chemistry
Dean of Collaboration
Uppsala Universitet
   
"Model Nickel Enzymes for Photogenerated Fuels"

HANNAH SHAFAAT

Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
The Ohio State University
 
 

"The effect of an outer coordination sphere on catalysts for H2 oxidation and CO2 reduction"

WENDY SHAW
Manager, Physical & Computational Sciences
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
   


STENBJÖRN STYRING
Professor, Photochemistry and Molecular Science
Department of Chemistry-Ångström Laboratory
Uppsala Universitet