Workshop: Sunshine in a Barrel

Speaker Prof Shih Choon Fong, Prof Zhang Tao, Dr Simon Zhang, Prof Javier Pérez-Ramírez, Prof Liu Bin, Prof Li Can

Host Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), National University of Singapore (NUS)

Date/Time 26 Mar 2018 - 27 Mar 2018, 8:45am

Venue NUS Shaw Foundation Alumni House

Program Schedule

Monday, 26 March 2018

Time

Event

8.45 AM

Registration and Light Refreshment
Level 2 Clove/Lemongrass

9.20 AM

Opening Welcome

9.30 – 10.00 AM

Sunshine in a Barrel – A Global Perspective
Professor Choon Fong Shih
National University of Singapore
University of Chinese Academy of Sciences
Abstract

10.00 – 10.30 AM

The China Perspective on Green Energy
Professor Tao Zhang
Chinese Academy of Sciences
University of Chinese Academy of Sciences
Abstract

10.30 – 10.50 AM

Building the Next Generation Green Energy Business
Dr Simon Zhang, Global Innovation Works
Abstract

10.50 – 11.20 AM

Interaction and Tea Break
Group Photography

11.20 – 11.40 AM

NUS Flagship Green Energy Program
Professor Bin Liu, National University of Singapore
Abstract

11.40 AM – 12.10 PM

Catalysis Engineering for Sustainable Technologies
Professor Javier Pérez-Ramírez, Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule Zürich
Abstract

12.10 – 1.00 PM

Panel Discussion
Green Earth and Vibrant Economies – Challenges and Opportunities
Moderator: Professor Choon Fong Shih

1.00 – 2.30 PM

Lunch at Kent Ridge Guild House
Level 2 Cluny and Dalvey

2.30 – 3.00 PM

Artificial Photosynthesis for Solar Fuel Production
Professor Can Li, Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, CAS
Abstract Download

3.00 – 3.20 PM 

Nanocatalysts for CO2 Hydrogenation and Methanol Synthesis
Professor Hua Chun Zeng, National University of Singapore
Abstract Download

3.20 – 3.40 PM 

R&D of Elevated Temperature Fuel Cell at DICP
Professor Gongquan Sun, Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, CAS

3.40 – 4.00 PM 

Developing Catalysts for the Electrochemical Reduction of Carbon Dioxide to Liquid Fuels
Assistant Professor Boon Siang Jason Yeo, National University of Singapore
Abstract Download

4.00 –4.20 PM 

Sustainable Development of Methanol Conversion Technologies
Professor Mao Ye, Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, CAS
Download

4.20 – 4.40 PM

MOF-derived Electrocatalysts for Energy Conversion and Storage
Professor John Wang, National University of Singapore
Abstract Download

4.40 – 5.00 PM

Methanol-application Opportunities in China
Dr Mike Zhang, PK Investment Co., Ltd
Abstract Download

5.00 – 5.20 PM

Integrated Catalyst-Membrane System for Sustainable CO2 to Methanol Synthesis
Associate Professor Sibudjing Kawi, National University of Singapore
Abstract Download

5.30 – 6.30 PM

Cocktail Reception at Kent Ridge Guild House
Level 2 Café Terrace

6.30 – 8.30 PM

Dinner for Invited Guests at Shaw Foundation Alumni House
Level 4 University Club

Tuesday, 27 March 2018

Time

Event

8.45 AM

Registration and Light Refreshment
Level 2 Clove/Lemongrass

9.00 – 9.20 AM

Photocatalytic Processes for CO2 Reduction: The Thickness of Absorber Layers Matters
Assistant Professor Omar F. Mohammed, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
Abstract Download

9.20 – 9.40 AM

Carbon Dioxide Hydrogenation Catalysts: Design and Application
Professor Yanqiang Huang, Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, CAS
Abstract Download

9.40 – 10.00 AM

From Bundles to Barrels: An Exciting, Collaborative Journey
Assistant Professor Ning Yan, National University of Singapore
Abstract Download

10.00 – 10.20 AM

Online, In Situ Inspection of Micron-Sized Contaminants Particles Suspended in Liquid or Gas System Using the Electromagnetic Methods
Professor Xiaodong Wang, University of Chinese Academy of Sciences
Abstract

10.20 – 10.40 AM

Integrated Catalyst and Process Design for Next Generation Green Energy
Professor Iftekhar A. Karimi, National University of Singapore
Abstract Download

10.40 – 11.00 AM

Interaction and Tea Break

11.00 – 11.20 AM

Catalysis Based on Nanocrystals with Well-Defined Facets
Professor Kebin Zhou, University of Chinese Academy of Sciences
Abstract Download

11.20 – 11.40 AM

CO2/CH4 Dry Reforming on Ni Catalyst: In-situ Near-Ambient-Pressure XPS Investigation
Associate Professor Wei Chen, National University of Singapore
Abstract

11.40 – 12.00 PM

Tuning the Electronic Structure and Activity of the Catalysts by Defect Engineering
Professor Xiangfeng Liu, University of Chinese Academy of Sciences
Abstract Download

12.00 – 12.20 PM

Probing the Origin of Catalytic Activity Through Scanning Transmission Electron Microscopy
Professor Stephen J. Pennycook, National University of Singapore
Abstract Download

12.20 – 12.35 PM

Publishing in Wiley Materials Science Journals
Dr Guangchen Xu, Wiley
Abstract

12.40 – 2.30 PM

Lunch at Shaw Foundation Alumni House
Level 4 University Club