Program

 Young Engineers + Scientists Symposium 2012

March 20-22, 2012, Berkeley, California

The detailed schedule for all the sessions can be obtained by clicking on the button below:

Keynote Speakers: Romain Serman, Consul General of France; Graham Fleming, Vice Chancellor for Research, UC Berkeley; Paul Alivisatos, Director, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Plenary Sessions

International Collaboration in Energy

Panel Cochairs: UC Berkeley, CNRS

Roundtable 1
Scaling Nanotechnologies to the Market — Tremendous Challenge
Moderator: Ramesh Ramamoorthy, UC Berkeley/EERE

Roundtable 2
Nanotechnologies, energy and critical materials

Roundtable 3
Are Nanotechnologies Sustainable and Green?
Moderator: Feng Wang, UC Berkeley

Technical Sessions
Session 1
Nanotechnologies and Energy Storage

Panel Cochairs: Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, CEA
Speakers:

Session 2
Thermoelectricity

Chair: Peidong Yang, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab

Session 3
Photovoltaics
Panel Cochairs: UC Berkeley, CNRS-IRDEP
Speakers:

Session 4

Energy Efficient Electronics
Panel Cochairs: UC Berkeley, Commissariat à l’Énergie Atomique
Speakers:

Session 5
Artificial Photosynthesis
Panel Cochairs: JCAP, UC Berkeley, CNRS
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Session 6
Modeling new materials for energy applications
Panel Cochairs: UC Berkeley, CEA-LITEN
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Session 7
Carbon Capture, Storage and reutilization
Panel Cochairs: Lawrence Berkeley Lab, CNRS
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Technology Showcase

We welcome the participation of companies and startups that want to showcase how they leveraged nanotechnologies for their specific applications. Please send us an email if you would like to participate.

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