Program

Tuesday, 2nd August 2022
Local Time – CEST Plenary talks – Hybrid event
08h30 – 09h00 Prof. Michael Graetzel, EPFL, Switzerland  

Mesoscopic photosystems for the generation of electricity and chemical fuels from sunlight

09h00 – 09h30 Prof. Nam-Gyu Park, SKKU, Korea  

Research Directions for Efficient and Stable Perovskite Solar Cells

09h30 – 10h00 Prof. Christoph Brabec, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg
10h00 – 10h30 Prof. Henry Snaith, Oxford University  

Metal Halide Perovskite Photovoltaics; on the Pathway Towards High Efficiency and Highly Stability

10h30 – 11h00 Coffee break
Keynote talks – Hybrid event
11h00 – 11h20 Prof. Alex Jen, City University, Hong Kong
11h20 – 11h40 Prof. Stefaan de Wolf, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Arabie Saoudite  

Perovskite/Silicon Tandem Solar Cells

11h40 – 12h00 Prof. Vladimir Dyakonov, Uni-Wuerzburg, Germany  

Transient phenomena and ion kinetics in triple-cation perovskites over a wide time range

12h00 – 12h20 Hope Michael, EPFL, Switzerland
12h20 – 12h40 Sponsor Presentations
12h40 – 14h00 Lunch break
Invited Speakers – In-person event
14h00 – 14h15 Prof. Jacques-E. Moser, EPFL, Switzerland  

Exciton and carrier dynamics in two-dimensional lead halide perovskites

14h15 – 14h30 Prof. Jin Young Kim, Seoul National University
 

Highly Efficient and stable perovskite/Si Tandem solar cells

14h30 – 14h45 Dr. Andreas Hinsch, Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems  

Research for the industrialisation of perovskite solar cells

14h45 – 15h00 Prof. Hui-Seon Kim, Inha University  

Interface engineered perovskite solar cells for outstanding long-term stability

15h00 – 15h15 Dr. Yi Zhang, EPFL, Switzerland
 

Perovskite solar cells: from performance to upscaling

15h15 – 15h30 Prof. Gerko Oskam, Universidad Pablo de Olavide
 

Strategies to improve the efficiency of photoelectrochemical water splitting systems based on modified WO3 and FE2 O3

15h30 – 15h45 Prof. Michael Saliba, Institute for Photovoltaics  

Wide bandgap perovskites and solvent systems

15h45 – 16h00 Dr. Sofia Masi, INAM, Universidad Jaume I, Spain  

Formamidinium Perovskite Solar Cells Fabricated Under Air Conditions with PbS QDs as Stabilizing Agent

16h00 – 16h15
Announcement special issue for Michael Graetzel
16h15 – 17h30
Welcome Party
17h30 – 18h30 Poster session with drinks

Wednesday, 3rd August 2022
Local Time – CEST Plenary talks – Hybrid event
08h30 – 09h00 Prof. Tom Miyasaka, Toin University of Yokohama
09h00 – 09h30 Prof. Sang Il Seok, Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology
 

Efficient perovskite solar mini-modules fabricated via bar-coating using 2-methoxyethanol-based formamidinium lead tri-iodide

09h30 – 10h00 Prof. Hiroshi Segawa, University of Tokyo
10h00 – 10h30 Prof. Maria Antonietta Loi, Zernike Institute for Advances Materials, Groningen
 

The Fascinating Properties of Tin-alloyed Halide Perovskites

10h30 – 11h00 Coffee break
Keynote talks – Hybrid event
11h00 – 11h20 Prof. Kyungkon Kim, EWHA Womans University, South Korea  

Formation of stable heterojunction by sequential deposition of conjugated polymer and small molecule

11h20 – 11h40 Prof. Joachim Maier, Max Planck Institute, Stuttgart, Germany  

Ions and Electrons in Halide Perovskites: Bulk vs. Interfaces

11h40 – 12h00 Prof. Hyun Suk Jung, Sungkyunkwan University  

Sustainable Green Process toward Commercially Viable Perovskite Solar Cells

12h00 – 12h20 Prof. Shuzi Hayase, UEC, Japan
12h20 – 12h40 Prof. Sum Tze Chien, Nanyang Technological University
12h40 – 12h50 Sponsor Presentations
12h50 – 14h00 Lunch break
Invited Speakers – In-person event
14h00 – 14h15 Prof. Shahzada Ahmad, BCMaterials, University of Basque Coun, Spain
14h15 – 14h30 Claudio Quarti, FNRS, University of Mons  

Synergic experimental and theoretical study of the ss-NMR response of halide perovskites: mixed and layered halide perovskites as test bed

14h30 – 14h45 Dr. Selina Olthof, University of Cologne  

Decomposition of perovskite precursors on the metal oxide MoO: Role of halogen and surface defects

14h45 – 15h00 Prof. Selcuk Yerci, ODTU GUNAM, Turkey Enhanced Hole Extraction with a Thienothiophene-based Ammonium Salt Treatment, 2D passivation of perovskite solar cells, and large area cell development
15h00 – 15h15 Prof. Satoshi Uchida, University of Tokyo  

Perovskite / Dye-sensitized solar cells as a capacitive electrodes

15h15 – 15h30 Prof. Francisco Fabregat-Santiago, Universitat Jaume  

Production of added value products through photo and electrocatalysis

15h30 – 15h45 Prof. Ji-Youn Seo, Pusan National University  

Molecular engineering towards efficient and stable perovskie solar cells

15h45 – 16h00 Amita Ummadisingu, University of Cambridge, UK  

Effect of crystal size on opto-electronic properties in perovskite films

16h00 – 16h30 Coffee break
16h30 – 18h30 Poster session with drinks
18h30 Transport STCC to Gala Dinner Going to ‘Chalet Suisse’ by Public Transportation: Take the bus nr. 16 from ‘Bel-Air’ to ‘Signal’ (direction ‘Grand Vennes’). It takes about 11min & 3 min walk.
19h00 – 21h30
Gala Dinner – Registered persons only
21h45 Transport to Down-Town (big bus) or STCC (small bus)

Thursday, 4th August 2022
Local Time – CEST Plenary talks – Hybrid event
08h30 – 09h00 Prof. Erwin Reisner, Cambridge Universitynd
09h00 – 09h30 Prof. Joseph T. Hupp, Northwestern University, USA  

Metal-organic frameworks (MOFs) for solar energy conversion

09h30 – 10h00 Prof. Daniel Nocera, Harvard University
10h00 – 10h30 Prof. Elena Selli, Università degli Studi di Milano, Italy  

Ternary Metal Oxide-based Photoanodes for Solar Energy Conversion

10h30 – 11h00 Coffee break
Keynote talks – Hybrid event
11h20– 11h40 Prof. Wonyong Choi, Korea Institute of Energy Technology  

Photocatalytic Conversion Dioxygen to Hydrogen Peroxide

11h40 – 12h00 Prof. Roel Van der Krol, Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin  

Adding value to hydrogen: Coupling PEC to homogeneous catalytic hydrogenation

12h00 – 12h20 Prof. Curtis Berlinguette, University of British Columbia
12h20 – 12h40 Prof. Rodney Smith, University of Waterloo  

Using Variations in Disorder to Study Electrocatalyst Structure

12h40 – 14h00 Lunch break
Invited Speakers – In-person event
14h00 – 14h15 Prof. Ludmilla Steier, University of Oxford
14h15 – 14h30 Prof. Josef Krýsa, University of Chemistry and Technology Prague  

Doped hematite photoanodes with various titania overlayers

14h30 – 14h45 Matthew Mayer, Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin GmbH
14h45 – 15h00 Prof. Kevin Sivula, EPFL, Switzerland  

Organic Conjugated Semiconductors for Photoelectrochemical Solar-to-Chemical Conversion

15h00 – 15h15 Prof. David Tilley, University of Zurich, Switzerland
15h15 – 15h30 Dr. Choon Yian Haw, Xiamen University Malaysia  

Oxygen-Defected Engineering in Titanium Oxide Photoanode for Efficient Solar Photoelectrochemical Water Splitting

15h30 – 15h45 Prof. Marcel Schreier, University of Wisconsin-Madison  

Controlling the electrochemical kinetics of hydrocarbon synthesis from CO2 and the electrocatalytic transformation of ethanol to ethylene oxide

15h45 – 16h00 Prof. Tae-Hyuk Kwon, UNIST, South Korea  

Dye-Sensitized Photo Rechargeable Battery for Indoor Applications

16h00 – 16h30 Coffee break
16h30 – 18h00 Poster session with drinks

Friday, 5th August 2022
Local Time – CEST Plenary talks – Hybrid event
08h30 – 09h00 Prof. Kazunari Domen, Shinshu University, Japan  

Particulate water splitting photocatalyts for large scale solar hydrogen production

09h00 – 09h30 Prof. James Durrant, Imperial College London  

Gaining charge carrier lifetime in Photocatalysts for Solar driven Water splitting

09h30 – 10h00 Prof. Prashant V. Kamat, University of Notre Dame  

Perovkite photocatalsis. Tracking electron transfer at CsPbBr3 nanocrytal interface

10h00 – 10h30 Prof. Osamu Ishitani, Tokyo Institute of Technology New Directions to

Development of Photocatalytic CO2 Reduction

10h30 – 11h00 Coffee break
Keynote talks – Hybrid event
11h00 – 11h20 Prof. Licheng Sun, Westlake University
11h20 – 11h40 Prof. Peter Robertson, Queen’s University Belfast, UK  

The application of semiconductor photocatalysis for valorising lignocellulosic biomass

11h40 – 12h00 Prof. Frank Osterloh, University of California, USA  

Semi-contactless measurement of quasi ferm level splitting of solar fuel photoelectrodes

12h00 – 12h20 Prof. Jennifer Strunk, Leibniz-Institut für Katalyse, Germany  

Photocatalytic CO Only a scientific playground or a reaction with future potential?

12h20 – 12h40 Prof. Jia-Hong Pan, North China Electric Power University  

Nanostructured Photocatalysts: From TiO2 to Metal Halide Perovskites

12h40 – 12h50 Promotion Video IPS-24
12h50 – 14h00 Lunch break
Invited Speakers – In-person event
14h00 – 14h15 PD Dr. Jonathan Bloh, DECHEMA Research Institute  

Wireless Light Emitters as Emerging Reactor Technology for Both Efficient and Fast Photocatalytic Reactions

14h15 – 14h30 Martin Tschurl, Technical University of Munich  

Uncovering New Mechanisms in Photocatalysis by Surface Science

14h30 – 14h45 Prof. Shane Ardo, University of California Irvine  

Impact of Optically Thin Photoabsorbers on Detailed-Balance Efficiency Limits for Photochemical Energy Conversion

14h45 – 15h00 Prof. Roland Marschall, University of Beyreuth  

Interlinking catalysts, mechanisms and reactor concepts for the conversion of dinitrogen by electrocatalytic, photocatalytic and photoelectrocatalytic methods

15h00 – 15h15 Oleksandr Savatieiev, Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces  

Searching for Unconventional Reductants in Organic Synthesis with the Database of Photocharged Materials

15h15 – 15h30 Prof. Frank Nüesch, EMPA, Switzerland  

Intrinsic photoinduced charge generation in aggregated small molecule semiconductors

15h30 – 15h35 Markus Schleuning, Helmholtz Zentrum Berlin  

Obtaining the diffusion length directly from Photoconductivity Transients

15h35 – 15h40 Dr. Marcus Einert, Surface Science, University of Darmstadt  

Mesoporous High-Entropy Oxide Thin Film Electrodes: Electrocatalytic Water Oxidation on High-Surface-Area Spinels

15h40 – 15h45 Tack Ho Lee, Imperial College London  

Solar Water Splitting Driven by Near-Infrared Absorbing Organic Photovoltaics

15h45 – 15h50 Prof. Frieder Mugele, University of Twente  

In situ characterization of PH-Dependent local surface charge on faceted semiconductor nanoparticles

15h50 – 15h55 Gupta Suraj, Jožef Stefan Institute  

Epitaxially grown 2D SrTiO3 based heterostructures for photocatalytic hydrogen evolution

16h00 – 16h30 Coffee break
16h30 – 16h35 Nayeong Kim, Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology  

A new catalyst for selective CH4 production through photocatalytic CO2 reduction: Zn-based polyoxometalate

16h35 – 16h40 Kabibi Kamashanju, University of Grenoble Alpes  

Electrochemical reduction of CO2 using a polypyridinyl Cr(III) catalyst and its association to a Cu2O semi-conducting electrode

16h40 – 16h45 Dr. Hsin-Chia Ho, Jožef Stefan Institute  

SrTio Protective Layer Grown on Silicon via van der Waals Epitaxy for solar hydrogen production

15h45 – 16h50 Anja Hofmann, University of Bayreuth  

Perovskite-type Oxynitride Nanofibers Performing Photocatalytic Oxygen and Hydrogen Generation

16h50 – 16h55 Deimante Vaitukaityte, Kaunas University of Technology  

Engineering the Central Heteroatom of Hole Transporting Enamines for Efficient Perovskite Solar Cells

16h55 – 17h00 Priscilla Vensaus, Universidad Nacional de San Martín  

Photo-assisted water splitting using Ni-Fe oxyhydroxide modified mesoporous titania thin films

17h00 – 17h15 Poster awards, Closing Ceremony and Poster removing