Optical Instrumentation for Energy and Environmental Applications (E2)

Invited Speakers

Laser Thermometry Techniques for Combustion Diagnostics, Frank Beyrau, Imperial College London, UK
Advanced Light Management in Solar Energy Conversion Devices with Quasi-1D Hierarchical Mesostructures grown by Pulsed Laser Deposition, Fabio Di Fonzo, Center for Nanoscience and Tech of IIT, Italy
Imaging Standoff Detection of Explosives with broad band tunable Quantum Cascade Lasers, Frank  Fuchs, Fraunhofer IAF, Germany
Laser Remote Sensing for Enivronmental Monitoring - From Scandinavia to China, Zuguang Guan, Sailhero Environmental Technology, China
Optical Probing of the Ultrafast Charge Carrier Motion Dynamics in Organic Solar Cells, Vidmantas Gulbinas, Institute of Physics, Lithuania
Laser Based Spectroscopy for Sensitive Trace Gas Detection, Frans  J. Harren, Radboud Universiteit Nijmegen, Netherlands
Optical Fiber Nervous Systems for Smart Materials & Smart Structures, Kazuo Hotate, University of Tokyo, Japan
Photo-CELIV technique for the investigations of charge carriers transport and recombination in the organic solar cells, Gytis Juska, Vilniaus Universitetas, Lithuania
Laser-based Water Vapor Isotope Ratio Measurements in Climate Studies From Antarctica to the Asian Monsoon, Erik Kerstel, Université Joseph Fourier (Grenoble I), France
Studying Charge Carrier Dynamics in Organic Solar Cells by Broadband Transient Absorption Spectroscopy, Frederic Laquai, Max-Planck-Institut fur Polymerforschung, Germany
Laser Technology for Environmental Monitoring in the Ocean, Jose Javier Laserna, University of Malaga, Spain
Environment Effects on the Long-time Stability of a Bulk-heterojunction (BHJ)  Organic Photovoltaic Cells, Larry Luer, Madrid Institute for Advanced Studies, Spain
Nonlinear Surface Spectroscopy of Ethanol-based Fuel Cells and Implications to their Power Efficiency, Paulo Miranda, USP Inst de Fisica de Sao Carlos, USA
Real-Time Laser Spectrochemical Analysis for Energy and Environment Applications, Richard Russo, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, USA
Solar Holography: A Fresh Look on the Use of Volume Phase Transmission Holographic Lenses for Photovoltaic
Concentrator Applications, Chandra Shakher, Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, India
Quantifying the Capacity Value and Economics of Distributed Energy Storage for PV, Volker  Sorger, George Washington University, USA
The Applications of Fibre-optic Sensor Technology in Railway Systems and Wind Turbines, Hwa Yaw Tam, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
The Applications of Fiber-Optic Sensors in Reservior HSE (Health, Safe & Environment) Surveillance, Qilin Zou, Tsinghua University, China