Solar Cells and Photocatalysis

Invited Speakers:

  • Amartya Chowdhury, Malaviya National Institute of Technology, Jaipur, India
    Advanced light confinement methods in silicon based solar cells
  • Bruno Ehrler, FOM Institute AMOLF, The Netherlands
    Hybrid Singlet Fission Solar Cells
  • Can Xue, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
  • Dong Ick Son, Korea Institute of Science and Technology, Korea
    Optoelectronic Devices based on Hybrid Semiconductor Nanoparticles and Nanocarbon
  • Ewa Przezdziecka, Institute of Physics, PAS, Poland
    Zinc oxide based heterostructures-as highly selective UV detectors
  • Greta R. Patzke, University of Zurich, Switzerland
    Design Strategies for Cobalt-based Water Oxidation Catalysts
  • Hikaru Kobayashi, Osaka University, Japan
    Applied Surface Science to Improve Conversion Efficiencies of Crystalline Si Solar Cells
  • Rob G.H. Lammertink, University of Twente, The Netherlands
    Understanding fast photocatalysis in aqueous media
  • Jozef Novak, Institute of Electrical Engineering, SAS, Slovakia
    Broadband and large area antireflection coatings based on ZnO layer with embedded GaP nanowires
  • Kenji Mishima, The University of Tokyo, Japan
    A Theoretical Modelling of High-dielectric-constant Donors and Acceptors Based on Periodic Boundary Condition Calculations
  • Ki-Ha Hong, Hanbat National University, Korea
    Computational Investigation on the Stability Issues of Organic-Inorganic Hybrid Perovskite Solar Cells
  • Labbé Christophe, UMR 6252, CNRS-CEA-ENSICaen et Université de Caen, France
    Integrated silicon thin films performing an high efficiency down-converter systems for commercial Si-based Solar Cells
  • Lai Wang, Tsinghua University, China
    Visible light photocatalysis based on InGaN nanodots and AgPO3 nanocrystals
  • Maokuen Kuo, National Taiwan University, Taiwan
  • Masakazu Anpo, Osaka Prefecture University, Japan
    Challenges in the Effective Utilization of Sunlight for Our Better Environment and Hydrogen Production —Investigations of highly active Ti-oxide based photocatalysts from molecular level to bulk semiconductor thin film
  • Miklos Fried, Institute for Technical Physics and Materials Science, MFA, Hungary
    High Speed Imaging/Mapping Spectroscopic Ellipsometry for In Line Analysis of Thin Film Solar Cells
  • Mikiya Fujii, The University of Tokyo, Japan
    Charge separation pathway on electronically excited states of PCBM/P3HT interfaces
  • Munetoshi Seki, The University of Tokyo, Japan
    Enhanced photoelectrochemical properties of V-substituted Fe2O3 thin films fabricated by pulsed laser deposition
  • Naoya Miyashita, RCAST, The University of Tokyo, Japan
    Enhancement of carrier collection in GaInNAs:Sb solar cells
  • Paolo Boscaro, Institut Charles Gerhardt, ENSCM, France
    Carbon, Nitrogen Doped TiO2 Macro/Mesoporous Monoliths with High Visible Light Absorption for Photocatalytic Wastewater Treatment
  • Pradeep Risikrishna Varadwaj, The University of Tokyo, Japan
    Designing Organic-Inorganic Photovoltaic Materials using Methylammonium Lead Halide Perovskites for Applications in Solar Cells: Unraveling the Importance of Ultra-Strong Hydrogen Bonding Interactions
  • Richard Spontak, NC State University, USA
    Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells Derived from Nanostructured Block Ionomers
  • Sanjai Kumar, Central Electronics Limited, India
    Solar Photovoltaic: Technology, Status and Applications in Indian Scenario
  • Sergey I. Maximenko, Naval Research Laboratory, USA
    Analytical and Numerical Simulations of Minority Carrier Transport in Solar Cells Structures: Application to EBIC
  • Simelys Hernandez, DISAT, Politecnico di Torino, Italy
    Optimization of BiVO4-based electrodes for a solar-driven water-splitting device
  • Sudip Chakraborty, Uppsala University, Sweden
    Recent Trends in Materials Modeling for Solar Energy Harvesting
  • Shuhei Inoue, Hiroshima University, Japan
    Energy conversion and storage by photocromic nano particles
  • Takeshi Noda, National Institute for Materials Science, Japan
    Charge accumulation in solar cells with embedded nanostructures
  • Tawsif Ahmed Siddique, University of malaya, Malaysia
    Ionic Liquids as Termoelectrochemical Materials
  • Tomah Sogabe, The University of Electro-Communications, Japan
    Epitaxial lift off (ELO) thin film InAs/GaAs quantum dot solar cell: current status and strategies toward 30% efficiency
  • Vahid Jabbari, The University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP), USA
    Perovskite Solar Cell as Emerging High Efficient Solar Cell
  • Won Suk Shin, Korea Research Institute of Chemical Technology (KRICT), Korea
    Scalable photoactive layers for printable organic solar cells
  • Yong-Duck Chung, Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute (ETRI), Korea
    Interpretation of interfacial properties between buffer and Cu(In,Ga)Se2 layers
  • Zhengjun Zhang, Tsinghua University, China
    Enhanced visible light photocatalytic activity of CdS nano dot/TiO2 nano rods
  • Zorana Dohčević-Mitrović, Institute of physics, Serbia
    Photocatalytic and adsorptive properties of TiO2 and CeO2 based nanostructures


Workshop Chair:

  • Koichi Yamashita, The University of Tokyo, Japan
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