Interfaces in Energy Materials

All scientific talks will take place in the Winstanley Lecture Theatre. Poster sessions will be held in the Old Combination Room. Dinner on April 10 will be in the Old Kitchen, and dinner on April 11 will be in the Great Hall. Breakfast and Lunch will be held in the Great Hall on all days.

Tuesday, April 10

12:00pm – 6:00pm Registration
2:00pm – 3:00pm College Tour
4:20pm – 4:30pm Welcome Remarks
4:30pm – 6:00pm Poster Session I
6:00pm – 8:00pm Dinner & Welcome Reception

Wednesday, April 11

8:00am – 10:00am Registration
8:15am – 9:00am Breakfast

Session I – Chair: Chang-Beom Eom

9:00am – 9:10am Introductory Comments
9:10am – 9:40am Darrell Schlom (Cornell University) | Customizing Oxide Interfaces with Atomic Precision
9:40am – 10:10am Nini Pryds (Technical University of Denmark) | Role of Oxide Interfaces in Highly Confined Electronic and Ionic Conductors
10:10am – 10:40am Ivan Božović (Brookhaven National Laboratory) | High-Tc Interface Superconductivity
10:40am – 10:50am Contributed Talk: Hongguang Wang (Max Planck Institute for Solid State Research) | Atomically-Resolved Investigations of Local Structure and Cationic Intermixing at SrMnO3-SrTiO3 Heterointerfaces by Aberration-Corrected Analytical Transmission Electron Microscopy
10:50am – 11:00am Contributed Talk: Jingoo Lee (St. Andrews University) | Ni-exsolved CaTiO3 Catalysts for Oxygen-evolution Reactions in Alkaline Conditions
11:00am – 11:20am Coffee/Tea Break

Session II – Chair: G. Jeffrey Snyder

11:20am – 11:50am David Cahill (University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign) | Plasmonic Probes of Ultrafast Interfacial Heat Transfer and Liquid-Vapor Phase Transformations
11:50am – 12:20pm Gang Chen (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) | Phonon Thermal Transport through Single and Multiple Interfaces
12:20pm – 12:30pm Contributed Talk: Jimmy Kuo (Northwestern University) | Grain boundary dominated charge transport in Mg3Sb2-based compounds
12:30pm – 12:40pm Contributed Talk: Patrick Hopkins (University of Virginia) | Ultrahigh Thermal Boundary Conductances at Crystalline and Amorphous Interfaces
12:40pm – 2:00pm Lunch

Session III – Chair: Siân Dutton

2:00pm – 2:30pm Junichiro Shiomi (University of Tokyo) | Designability of Nanostructure Interfaces of Phonon and Electron Transport
2:30pm – 3:00pm Bilge Yildiz (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) | Chemical and Electrochemical Stability of Perovskite Oxide Surfaces in Energy Conversion: Mechanisms and Improvements
3:00pm – 3:30pm Mogens Mogensen (Technical University of Denmark) | Controlling the Composition of Surfaces and Interfaces in Solid Oxide Cells
3:30pm – 4:00pm Ainara Aguadero (Imperial College London) | Local Chemical Degradation Processes and Ionic Transport in Garnet All-Solid-State Batteries
4:00pm – 4:10pm Contributed Talk: Matias Acosta (Cambridge University) | Epitaxial Mesoporous Thin Films for Solid Oxide Fuel Cells Cathodes
4:10pm – 4:20pm Contributed Talk: Annalena R. Genreith-Schriever (RWTH Aachen University) | Field-enhanced Ion Transport at Grain Boundaries
4:20pm – 4:30pm Contributed Talk: Benjamin Morgan (University of Bath) | Combined Atomistic + Semi-Continuum Modelling of Nanoionic Space Charge Regions in CeO2
5:30pm – 7:00pm Poster Session II
7:00pm – 9:00pm Dinner

Thursday, April 12

8:15am – 9:00am Breakfast

Session IV – Chair: Clare Grey

9:00am – 9:30am Ryoji Kanno (Tokyo Institute of Technology) | Lithium Superionic Conductor and All-Solid-State Battery—Materials and Electrode/Electrolyte Interface
9:30am – 10:00am Virginie Viallet (University de Picardie) | Interfacial Issues and Challenges for Bulk-Type All-Solid-State Batteries
10:00am – 10:30am Taro Hitosugi (Tokyo Institute of Technology) | A Very Low Resistance at Solid-Electrolyte and Electrode Interfaces: Introducing Oxide Epitaxial Thin-Film Technology to Battery Research
10:30am – 10:40am Contributed Talk: Steffen Emge (Cambridge University) | Solid-State NMR as a Tool to Study Structure and Dynamics in Solid Electrolytes
10:40am – 10:50am Contributed Talk: James Dawson (University of Bath) | Atomic-Scale Influence of Grain Boundaries on Li-Ion Conduction in Solid Electrolytes for All-Solid-State Batteries
10:50am – 11:00am Contributed Talk: Fumitake Kametani (Florida State University) | Atomic Investigation of Localized Oxygen Variation Induced by Strain at the Interface and Grain Boundaries in Perovskite Oxide High Temperature Superconductors
11:00am – 11:30am Coffee/Tea Break
11:30am – 12:15pm Panel Discussions (Chair: Judith Driscoll)
12:15pm – 12:20pm Closing Remarks
12:30pm – 1:30pm Lunch

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