Tentative Program for BCMaterials "New Materials for a Better Life" workshop

Wednesday, 14 October, 2015

BCMaterials presents the provisional program for this year “New Materials for a Better Life” workshop wich will take place in the Faculty of Science an Technology of the Leioa Campus (UPV/EHU) on friday, 20th of November.
This year the workshop theme is Materials for Energy.
Invited speakers:

  • Alodia Orera, Instituto de Ciencia de Materiales de Aragon, CSIC, Zaragoza (New Materials for Fuel Cells)
  • Juan Carlos Jimeno, Instituto de Microelectrónica, UPV/EHU, Bilbao (New Photovoltaic materials)
  • Liliane Guerlou-Demourgues, Institut de Chimie de la Matière Condensée de Bordeaux CNRS (New materials for supercapacitors)
  • Santiago Cuesta, Universidad de Burgos e ICCRAM (Radiation Resistant materials for nuclear and aerospace applications)
  • Alberto Bollero, IMDEA (New Permanent Magnets for Energy Applications)
  • Gurpreet Singh, CIC Energigune (Rechargeable batteries: Past, Present and Future)
  • Teófilo Rojo (The CIC Energigune and the Basque Research in Energy)

Tentative program:
9:00-9:15 – Registration

9:15-9:30 – Welcome and opening:

  • Estíbaliz Hernáez (Regional Vice-Minister for Technology, Innovation and Competitiveness, Basque Government)
  • Esther Domínguez (Dean of the Faculty of Science and Technology)
  • Adolfo Morais (Regional Vice-Minister of Universities and Research)

9:30-10:15 – Lecture 1 Alodia Orera (CSIC, Zaragoza): “New Materials for Fuel Cells”
10:15-11:00 – Lecture 2 Juan Carlos Jimeno (Univ. of the Basque Country): “New Photovoltaic materials”

11:00-11:30 – Coffee

11:30-12:15 – Lecture 3 Liliane Guerlou-Demourgues (CNRS Bordeaux): “New materials for supercapacitors”
12:15-13:00 – Lecture 4 Santiago Cuesta (University of Burgos): “Radiation Resistant materials for nuclear and aerospace applications”

13:00-14:30 – Networking lunch /posters/ brookerage

14:30-15:15 – Lecture 5 Alberto Bollero (IMDEA): “New Permanent Magnets for Energy Applications”
15:15-16:00 – Lecture 6 Gurpreet Singh (CIC Energigune): “Rechargeable batteries: Past, Present and Future”
16:00-16:30Teófilo Rojo (The CIC Energigune and the Basque Research in Energy)
16:30-17:00 – Round table with speakers and conclusions
17:00 – Closing and Farwell
More information in www.nm4bl.org