Workshop: Tackling the CO2 Challenge

Speaker Please refer to Program Schedule

Host A*STAR Institute of Chemical & Engineering Sciences (ICES), National University of Singapore (NUS)

Date/Time 10 Sep 2018 - 10 Sep 2018, 8:45am

Venue NUS CIT Auditorium Level 2, Information Technology, 2 Engineering Drive 4, Singapore 117584

Program Schedule



8.45 AM

Registration and Light Refreshment

9.00 AM

Opening Welcome
A*STAR Institute of Chemical & Engineering Sciences

9.05 – 9.20 AM

Potential Carbon Capture & Utilization Pathways for Singapore
Ms Cheryl HOY
Singapore Economic Development Board

9.20 – 9.45 AM

Transformative Chemistry for the Energy Grand Challenge
Professor Javier PÉREZ-RAMÍREZ
ETH Zurich

9.45 – 10.10 AM

Recent R&D Activities on Low Carbon Technology in DICP
Professor Yu XIAO
Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences

10.10 – 10.35 AM

Overview of the CO2 Mineralization Technology: Development & Applications in Singapore
Dr Jie BU
A*STAR Institute of Chemical & Engineering Sciences

10.35 – 11.00 AM

Coffee Break

11.00 – 11.25 AM

Support-Dependent Rate-Determining Step of CO2 Hydrogenation into Formate
Assistant Professor Ning YAN
National University of Singapore

11.25 – 11.50 AM

Atomically Dispersed Ni(i) as the Active Site for Electrochemical CO2 Reduction
Associate Professor Bin LIU
Nanyang Technological University

11.50 AM – 12.15 PM

Co2 Adsorption and Fixation Using Covalent Organic Frameworks
Professor Donglin JIANG
National University of Singapore

12.15 AM – 12.40 PM

Modeling Conversion of CO2
Dr Juan Manuel ARCE-RAMOS
A*STAR Institute of High Performance Computing

12.40 – 1.35 PM


1.35 – 2.00 PM

VSA Process for CO2 Capture and Concentration – What are the Limits?
Professor Shamsuzzaman FAROOQ
National University of Singapore

2.00 – 2.25 PM

Process Systems Approach Towards Assessing the Potential of CO2 Utilization
Professor Iftekhar A. KARIMI
National University of Singapore

2.25 – 2.50 PM

Opportunities and Challenges in Scaling up PEC Water Splitting
Professor Zhong CHEN
Nanyang Technological University

2.50 – 3.15 PM

CO2 Storage in Nature as Hydrates: Prospects and Challenges
Associate Professor Praveen LINGA
National University of Singapore

3.15 – 3.40 PM

Catalyst and Process Development for CO2 upgrading
Dr Luwei CHEN
A*STAR Institute of Chemical & Engineering Sciences

3.40 – 3.50 PM

Coffee Break

3.50 – 4.15 PM

Integrated Nanocatalysts for Green Fuel Production
Professor Hua Chun ZENG
National University of Singapore

4.15 – 4.40 PM

Development of Catalyst-Membrane System for Efficient CO2 Utilization
Associate Professor Sibudjing KAWI
National University of Singapore

4.40 – 5.40 PM

Facilitator: Professor Javier PÉREZ-RAMÍREZ
ETH Zurich

5.40 PM

Closing Remarks