Clean Technology 2010 Microtech 2010 Nanotech 2010

Power Generation & Storage

Energy Technologies & Applications

Symposium Co-Chairs

Wade Adams Wade Adams
Chairman of the Board, Texas Nanotechnology Initiative (TNI), Director, Center for Nanoscale Science and Technology, Rice University, USA
Monika Willert-Porada Monika Willert-Porada
Professor in Materials Processing
Universität Bayreuth, Germany
Loucas Tsakalakos Loucas Tsakalakos
Global Research
General Electric

Symposium Sessions

Tuesday June 22

2:15 TechConnect IP Partnering: Cleantech, Solar & Storage
3:00 Supercapacitors
4:00 Poster Session and TechConnect Expo (4:00 - 6:00)
 Power Generation & Storage

Wednesday June 23

8:30 Technology & Finance for Smart Grid: Keynote Panel
8:30 Government & Alternative Commercialization Funding - DOD, NASA, DOE, SBIR & RIC
10:00 Networking Coffee Break
10:30 Energy Storage: Hydrogen Technologies
10:30 The Economics of Solar Technologies
12:30 Novel Power & Storage
2:15 TechConnect IP Partnering: Cleantech Power, Storage & Efficiency
1:30 Energy Storage & Conversion: Fuel Cells
3:00 Novel Solar Technologies
4:00 Poster Session and TechConnect Expo Reception (4:00 - 6:00) - Expo Hall
 Solar and Photovoltaics
 Renewables and Bio Energy
 Energy Storage & Fuel Cells
 Hydrogen
6:00 TechConnect Innovation Showcase Reception (6:00 - 8:00) - Ballroom 3rd Floor

Thursday June 24

8:30 Keynotes: Transformational Nanotech
8:30 Cleantech Keynotes
9:00 Cleantech Keynote Panel: Hottest clean technologies for VCs - who will they fund next?
10:00 TechConnect Innovation Showcase Coffee Break - Ballroom 3rd Floor
10:30 Novel Energy Storage Technologies
1:30 TechConnect Ventures: Cleantech Storage & Power
3:00 TechConnect Ventures: Cleantech Efficiency, Grid & Transportation
1:30 Grid Storage: State of Industry
3:30 Energy Storage: Top Technologies
4:00 TechConnect Ventures: Cleantech Remediation, Purification & Alternative Fuels
5:00 TechConnect Investment Networking Reception - Second Floor

Symposium Program

Tuesday June 22

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2:15TechConnect IP Partnering: Cleantech, Solar & StorageRoom 207 C
Session chair: Tomoya Yamashiki, Toray Industries, JP
2:15Inorganic Bulk Heterojunction Photovoltaics
K. Elcess, Brookhaven Science Associates, US
2:25A novel and very efficient concentrated solar power engine that operates at extremely high temperatures
S. Lux, ETH Zurich - ETH transfer, CH
2:35Automatically Adaptable Light Shelf
M. Mun Thoh, National University of Singapore, SG
2:45Bioelectricity from Direct Carbon Fuel Cells
C. Lantman, SRI International, US
2:55High-Yield Chemical Conversion of Biomass into Biofuels and Value-Added Products
M. Mascal, University of California Davis, US
3:05Carbon Dioxide Sequestration Based Geothermal Power Plant
L. Besemann, University of Minnesota, US
3:10Novel Fabrication Method Of Nanoscale Fibers And Tubes
S. Webster, Florida International University, US
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3:00SupercapacitorsRoom 204 A
Session chair: Mike Masquelier, Redspan, US
3:00Tunable Nanoporous Carbon Based Supercapacitors
R. Dash, O. Kramarenko, L. Weinstein, P. Simon, Y. Gogotsi, Y-Carbon, Inc., US
3:20Printed Supercapacitors Based on Single Walled Carbon Nanotubes on Cloth Fabric and Flexible Substrates
P-C Chen, H. Chen, J. Xu, C. Zhou, University of Southern California, US
3:40Novel High Energy Density Supercapacitors
S. Risser, B. Tan, H. Castaneda, K. Spahr, M. Stasik, Battelle Memorial Institute, US
4:00NGP based Supercapacitor Electrode Material
J. Shi, Angstrom Supercapcitors, US
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4:00Poster Session and TechConnect Expo (4:00 - 6:00)Expo Hall
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Power Generation & StorageExpo Hall
-Charge/Discharge Property and Cycle Life of Li4Ti5O12/LiCoO2-LiNi1-x-yCoxAlyO2 Cell for Electricity Storage Applications: Effect of Cell Design Parameters
M.-S. Song, Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology, KR
-A Permselective Layered Silicate Modified by Acid-treatment and Its Use for Blocking of Methanol Crossover in DMFC
H. Yoo, J.H. Kim, S-Y. Kwak, Seoul National University, KR
-Size Resolved Kinetics for H2 Generation from Zn Nanocrystals
X. Ma, M.R. Zachariah, University of Maryland, US
-Wirelessly powered miniature wearable vital signs monitor
M. Marzencki, B. Kaminska, Simon Fraser University, CA
-Utilizing Renewable Energy Resources for Distributed Power
K. Kassam, Ballard Power Systems, CA

Wednesday June 23

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8:30Technology & Finance for Smart Grid: Keynote PanelRoom 204 BC
Session chair: Paul Dickerson, Haynes & Boone, US
-J. Silva, On-Ramp Wireless, Inc., US
-M. Breen, Xtreme Power, US
-D. Wood, Draper Fisher Jurvetson, US
-M. Montoya, Southern California Edison, US
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8:30Government & Alternative Commercialization Funding - DOD, NASA, DOE, SBIR & RICRoom 207 D
Session chair: Kelly Carnes, TechVision21, US
8:30DOE SBIR Funding Opportunities
D. Goodwin, US Department of Energy, US
8:50DOD Commercialization Funding Opportunities
F. Barros, US Department of Homeland Security, US
9:10NASA Commercialization Funding Opportunities
R. Pisarski, NASA/Ames, US
9:30Renewable Energy Commercialization
J. Croce, Nevada Institute for Renewable Energy Commercialization, US
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10:00Networking Coffee BreakFoyer 2nd Floor
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10:30Energy Storage: Hydrogen TechnologiesRoom 204 A
Session chair: Monika Willert Porada, Universität Bayreuth, DE
10:30Completion and Operation of the thermo-chemical water splitting sulfur iodine process in a lab scale plant for a continuous hydrogen production
C. Felici, G. Caputo, R. Liberatore, P. Favuzza, A. Giaconia, S. Sau, M. Lanchi, P. Tarquini, ENEA, IT
10:50Green Hydrogen Fueling Station for alternative fuel infrastructure
J. Jangbarwala, Y. Jin, A. Jangbarwala, Energix Research Inc., US
11:10Nanocrystalline NaBH4-enclathrated zeolite SOD: a model for the improvement of safeness and reactivity of boron hydride based hydrogen storage systems
J.-Ch. Buhl, C.H. Rüscher, L. Schomborg, F. Stemme, Leibniz University Hannover, DE
11:30Evaluation of Hydrogen Storage in Clathrate Hydrates: Review of Recent Advances
I.N. Tsimpanogiannis, A.K. Stubos, National Center for Scientific Research “Demokritos”, GR
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10:30The Economics of Solar TechnologiesRoom 204 B
Session chair: Michael Holman, Lux Research, US
-D. Merfeld, GE Global Research Center, US
-C. Hoepfner, Fraunhofer CSE, US
-K. Miller, First Solar, US
-C. Lewis, Solar Junction, Inc., US
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12:30Novel Power & StorageExpo Theater 2
12:30SkyBuilt Power, Leader in Rapidly Deployable Renewable Power
D.J. Muchow, SkyBuilt Power, Inc., US
12:45Overcoming Intermittency Challenges with Large-Scale Energy Storage Systems
C. Coe, Xtreme Power, US
1:00Printable sheets for large scale energy storage-PowerWrapper(tm)
R. Miller, Paper Battery Company, US
1:15Fuel Cells as Part of our Future Energy Landscape
K. Bell, Ballard Power Systems, CA
1:30Solving the “Hydrogen Problem” with Methanol Fuel Cells
S. Malhotra, Oorja Protonics, US
1:45High Throughput Synthesis and Screening for Discovery of Improved Electrode Materials for Lithium-Ion Batteries
B. Li, F. Matsumoto, M. Bailey, S. Kaye, Wildcat Discovery Technologies, US
2:00Repurposing of PEV Batteries for Storage Applications
S. DasGupta, Electrovaya, CA
2:15Novel process of producing Graphite Nanomaterial from Renewable Sources
J. Jangbarwala, Y. Jin, A. Jangbarwala, Catalyx Nanotech Inc., US
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2:15TechConnect IP Partnering: Cleantech Power, Storage & EfficiencyRoom 207 C
Session chair: Patricia Ansems, Dow, US
2:15Modified cathode LiFePO4 with ultrafast charge rate and ultrahigh power density for high performance Li rechargeable batteries
T. Chong, National Universtiy of Singapore, SG
2:25Mesoporous TiO2 with High Packing Density for Superior Lithium Storage Capacity
T. Chong, National Universtiy of Singapore, SG
2:35A highly ordered nanostructured carbon–sulphur cathode for lithium–sulphur batteries
S. Bagheri, University of Waterloo, CA
2:45Real-Time 3D Video Capture system
R. Broadbridge, 4D View Solutions, FR
2:55Low Cost Hybrid Substrates for Solid State Lighting Applications
P. Dowd, AzTE, US
3:05Membranes for Electrochemical Devices and Materials (Fuel cells, Photovoltaic, Batteries)
F. Caporale, University of California, Santa Barbara, US
3:10Energy-Efficient Driver System for Light-Emitting Diodes
E. Lam, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, HK
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1:30Energy Storage & Conversion: Fuel CellsRoom 204 A
Session chair: Monika Willert-Porada, Universität Bayreuth, DE
1:30Molybdenum Dioxide: A Reforming Catalyst for Fuel Flexible Fuel Cells
M.G. Norton, O. Marin-Flores, T.F. Turba, S. Ha, J. Breit, Washington State University, US
1:50Performance Improvement of Fuel Cell using Platinum Functionalized Aligned Carbon Nanotubes
J. Liu, G. Goenaga, D. Liu, Texas A&M University-Kingsville, US
2:10Shape Selective Nano-Catalyst for Direct Methanol Fuel Cells (DMFC) Applications
S. Hunyadi Murph, E.B. Fox, S.M. Serkiz, H. Colon-Mercado, Savannah River National Laboratory, US
2:30Poly(2,5-benzimidazole) Based Polymer Electrolyte Membranes for High Temperature Fuel Cell Applications
X.J. Bao, Q.T. Liu, Loughborough University, UK
2:50Characterizing the Oxygen Reduction Reaction for the Proton Exchange Fuel Cell with with Novel Nanotechnology-based Catalyst Supports
M.N. Groves, A.S.W. Chan, C. Malardier-Jugroot, M. Jugroot, Royal Military College of Canada, CA
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3:00Novel Solar TechnologiesExpo Theater 2
Session chair: Matt Law, UC Irvine, US
3:00Using an Unique Modular Platform to Expand the Applicability of Solar Power Generation
M. Gumm, SunPods, US
3:15Multi Solar Desalination Plant
A. Elazari, Millennium Electric T.O.U. LTD., IL
3:30Case Study – Making Solar Power Environmentally Friendly
S. Horne, SolFocus, Inc., US
3:45Acquasol’s World First Municipal-Scale Solar Desalination Plant
S. Taggart, Acquasol Infrastructure Ltd., AU
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4:00Poster Session and TechConnect Expo Reception (4:00 - 6:00) - Expo HallExpo Hall
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Solar and PhotovoltaicsExpo Hall
-The Optical Properties Of Free Standing Titania Nanotube Arrays Fabricated By Electrochemical Anodization
M. AbdElmoula, Northeastern University, US
-Nanostructured hybrid quantum dot – polymer solar cells
C. Bouet, T. Lutz, S.A. Haque, Imperial College London, UK
-Combining solution processed and vacuum deposited layers in small molecule organic solar cell
Y. Kim, Imperial College, UK
-Enhancing Performance of Dye-Sensitized Solar Cell by Eu-Doped Titania Nanorod
H. Hafez, J. Wu, Z. Lan, Q. Li, G. Xie, S. Li, J. Lin, M. Huang, Y. Huang, M. Sabry Abdel-Mottaleb, Huaqiao University, CN
-Growth and characterization pulsed laser deposited ITO/ZnO:Al multilayer thin films for Photovoltaic Applications
J. Xiong, G. Zou, J. Zhai, Y. Zhang, P.C. Dowden, B. Tao, Y. Li, Q. Jia, Los Alamos National Laboratory, US
-Synthesis and Photovoltaic Application of Ternary Lead Chalcogenide Alloy Nanocrystals
D.K. Smith, J.M. Luther, M.C. Beard, O.E. Semonin, A.J. Nozik, National Renewable Energy Laboratory, US
-Ink-printed Cu(In,Ga)Se2 Films for Photovoltaic Devices
J. Chang, J.H. Cha, W.J. Woo, Y.J. Lee, I.G. Kim, J.H. Lee, H.J. Nam, D-Y Jung, Sungkyunkwan University, KR
-Growth of improved ultrathin pristine SnO2 films by electric field modified spray pyrolysis technique
S. Shikha, D.K. Pandya, S.C. Kashyap, S. Chaudhary, IIT Delhi, IN
-Improve of Photovoltaic Performance of Dye-sensitized Solar Cell by Concentrating Solar Energy
Y.W. Kim, E. Cho, S.C. Choi, D.W. Lee, Pusan National University, KR
-Silicon Solar Cell Efficiency Improvement Through Advanced Cleaning Technology
D.A. Bohling, A. Goldstein, H. Treichel, T. Lizard, M.A. George, Sunsonix, US
-The Effects of Gamma Radiation on Silicon Solar Panels
M.A. Iqbal, W. Awais, PUNJAB UNIVERSITY, PK
-Electrodeposition of Si in a non-oxygenated organic solvent
M. Bechelany, P. Brodard, J. Elias, J. Michler, L. Philippe, EMPA, CH
-Transparent polymer photodetector to control electronic devices
K.M. Jeon, Korea advanced institute of science and technology, KR
-Shape Effect on the Reflectance of Sub-Wavelength Structures on Silicon Nitride for Solar Cell Application
K.C. Sahoo, Y. Li, E.Y. Chang, National Chiao Tung University, TW
-Semiconductor Oxide Nanoparticles
A. Sharma, A. Sharma, R. Sharma, AKG College of Engineering, IN
-Characterization of Microcrystalline and Amorphous Thin Film Silicon Devices with Raman Spectroscopy
J. Hodkiewicz, M. Wall, Thermo Fisher Scientific, US
-Photoelectrochemical solar cell study on closely arranged CdSe and Zn doped CdSe vertical nanorod array films
D. Soundararajan, J.K. Yoon, J.H. Park, G.G. Wallace, J.M. Ko, Hanbat National University, KR
-A novel class of fullerene derivatives as electron acceptors in organic solar cells
A. Varotto, F. Wudl, University of California Santa Barbara, US
-Multi Solar (PVT) Air Conditioning System
A. Elazari, Millennium Electric T.O.U. LTD., IL
-Comparing the Efficiency of Silicon Based Solar Cells with Dye Sensitized Solar Cells
K. Magsi, Stony Brook University, US
-Maximum Power Point Tracker Controlling PV Converter. Research and Development Study
M. Dinkova, T. Nedzhip, University of Food Technologies, BG
-Development of the LabVIEW Monitoring System for the Hybrid PV-Wind Energy System
Napat Watjanatepin, Rajamangala University of Technology Suvarnabhumi, TH
-Experimental study of solar spectrum impact on solar cells
X. Song, E.L. Miller, D. Garmire, University of Hawaii at Manoa, US
-The Design and Development of Photovoltaic Electrical Generating System Experimental Set
Napat Watjanatepin, Pakorn Somboonkij, Rajamangala University of Technology Suvarnabhumi, TH
-Staying Alive in a Contracting Market: Solar Power on Brownfields Sites
I. Webster, R. Potter, Project Navigator, US
-Decreasing Performance of An Amorphous Silicon Grid-connected System That was Install in Thailand
Napat Watjanatepin, Rajamangala University of Technology Suvarnabhumi, TH
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Renewables and Bio EnergyExpo Hall
-Kitenergy: a radical innovation in wind energy generation
L. Fagiano, M. Milanese, D. Piga, Politecnico di Torino, IT
-Low-cost 3D Wind Anemometers for Architectural Wind Modeling and Prediction
J. Hirano, D. Garmire, University of Hawaii at Manoa, US
-Wind Energy Potential Estimation in India
S. VijayaVenkataRaman, S. Iniyan, L. Suganthi, R. Goic, ANNA UNIVERSITY CHENNAI, INDIA, IN
-New Process for Production of Bio-Diesel from Vegetable Oil
G. Caputo, A. Giaconia, S. Sau, C. Felici, M. Lanchi, P. Tarquini, ENEA, IT
-Analysis of a Onshore Wind Farm in India for Sustainable Development
S. Iniyan, ANNA UNIVERSITY CHENNAI, INDIA, IN
-Segregation of Binary Mixtures of Biomass Wastes in Clean Technology of Spouted Bed
M.J. San José, S. Alvarez, L.B. López, H. Altzibar, Universidad del Pais Vasco, ES
-Pervaporation of n-Butanol by ZSM-5 Zeolite Membrane
C. Kong, M. Cho, Y. Lee, Chungnam National University, KR
-Development of ceramic support for methane reformer from alkali aluminosilicates
B. Martinello Savi, W. Fernandes Silvano, L. da Silva, A.M. Bernardin, University of the Extreme South of Santa Catarina, BR
-Replacing natural gas with biogas in the methanol production
A. Kovac Kralj, Univerity of Maribor, SI
-Biomethane as a substitute for natural gas
N.A. Moreira, Universidade de Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro, PT
-New Kalina Cycle Systems for Biomass Applications
A. Kalina, KALEX LLC, US
-Diesel Production from Waste Disposal using Catalytic Dissociation on Mn-zeolite Catalyst
M.C. Kim, K.B. Lee, Cheongju University, KR
-Generation of Transportation Fuel from Solid Municipal Waste Plastics
M. Sarker, Natural State Research, Inc., US
-Effect of EGR on Cylinder pressure, Heat Release and Delay Period Using Biodiesel as Fuel for Diesel Engine
M.S. Shehata, Benha University, EG
-Emission and Performance Characteristics for multi Cylinder Spark Ignition Engine
M.S. Shehata, S.M. Abdel Razek, Benha University, EG
-Cylinder Pressure, Heat Release, Specific Heat Ratio and Duration of Combustion for Spark Ignition Engine
M.S. Shehata, Benha University, EG
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-Electrochemical Process for Ammonia Production and Direct Ammonia Fuel Cell for Power Generation
T. Aulich, A. Ignatchenko, J. Jiang, University of North Dakota, US
-MgB2 Superconducting Applications to the Flywheels Energy Storage Systems
G. Giunchi, E. Perini, EDISON SpA, IT
-Utilization the heat accumulator in large heating system
W. Bujalski, K. Badyda, J. Milewski, M. Warchol, Warsaw University of Technology, PL
-Nanoporous hydrous RuO2 for electrochemical capacitors
H.S. Nam, J.K. Yoon, J.S. Kown, Y.I. Kim, J.M. Ko, J.D. Kim, Hanbat National University, KR
-High Throughput Synthesis and Screening for Discovery of Improved Electrode Materials for Lithium-Ion Batteries
B. Li, F. Matsumoto, M. Bailey, S. Kaye, Wildcat Discovery Technologies, US
-Electrocatalytic properties of CNF supported nanocrystalline Pt-Ni electro catalyst for direct ethanol fuel cell
Y.I. Kim, D. Soundararajan, Y.J. Kim, G.G. Wallace, J.M. Ko, Hanbat National University, KR
-High Performance Solid Polymer Electrolyte Membranes Prepared from Polyether Ether Ketone Composites
G.M. Wu, I.C. Hsu, S.J. Lin, Chang Gung University, TW
-Exploiting Multi Walled Carbon Nanotubes (MWCNTs) in Polymer Electrolyte Membrane Fuel Cells (PEMFCs)
A. Kurtoglu, E. Ahmad, M. Shaffer, A.R.J. Kucernak, IMPERIAL COLLEGE LONDON, UK
-Solid Oxide Fuel Cell in the hybrid system – selection of the size and configuration
J. Milewski, Warsaw University of Technology, PL
-Polymer Nanocomposites: Characterization, Applications
A. Sharma, A. Sharma, R. Sharma, AKG College of Engineering, IN
-Polymer Nanocomposites: Structure, synthesis
A. Sharma, R. Sharma, Nanotechnology Lab, IN
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HydrogenExpo Hall
-Hydrogen Extraction From Methane
S. Simms, EnerGreenCo, US
-Coating Powdered Copper Catalyst with Yttria Sol for H2 Production
K-Y Chen, C-C Shen, J-H Wang, C-T Yeh, Yuan Ze University, TW
-Synthesis of Nano-Sized Nio Powder for Anode Functional Layer of Sofc by Using Pulsed Wire Evaporation (PWE) Method
T-H Lim, H-W Kim, S-J Park, S-B Lee, R-H Song, D-R Shin, Korea Institute of Energy Research, KR
-Eco-efficiency measurement for Hydrogen as an alternative public transportation fuel
K-H Cha, J-Y Lee, T. Hur, Konkuk University, KR
-Operation Characteristics of 1.3KW Class Anode-Supported Flat Tubular SOFC Stack
T-H Lim, J-L Park, S-J Park, S-B Lee, R-H Song, D-R Shin, Korea Institute of Energy Research, KR
-Propagation and Emissions of Ammonia-substituted Hydrogen/Air Flames
J.H. Lee, S.I. Lee, O.C. Kwon, Sungkyunkwan University, KR
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6:00TechConnect Innovation Showcase Reception (6:00 - 8:00) - Ballroom 3rd FloorBallroom BC

Thursday June 24

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8:30Keynotes: Transformational NanotechRoom 303 CD
Session chair: Clayton Teague, NNCO, US
8:30Nanotechnology: Path Toward Commercialization at GE
M. Butts, General Electric, US
9:00Getting the Memristor to Market
S. Williams, Hewlett Packard, US
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8:30Cleantech KeynotesBallroom A
Session chair: Patti Glaza, CTSI, US
8:30Commercialization Programs at ARPA-E
S.J. Wagle, ARPA-E, US
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9:00Cleantech Keynote Panel: Hottest clean technologies for VCs - who will they fund next?Ballroom A
Session chair: Andrew Heckler, Brightfield Energy, US
-S. Goldberg, Venrock, US
-D. Malkani, RockPort Capital Partners, US
-A. Wong, D.E. Shaw & Co., L.P., US
-D. Dreesen, Battery Ventures, US
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10:00TechConnect Innovation Showcase Coffee Break - Ballroom 3rd FloorBallroom BC
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10:30Novel Energy Storage TechnologiesRoom 203 AB
10:30New Class of Electrode Material Offers Potential to Fast Track Commercial Production of Advanced Lithium-Ion Batteries
B. Jang, Nanotech Instruments, US
10:50Identification of Battery Models for Enhanced Battery Management
M. Sitterly, L.Y. Wang, Wayne State University, US
11:10Activation of Phosphate Olivines LiMPO4 (M = Fe, Mn) by Functionalized Carbon Nanotubes: Application for Cathode Materials of Li-Ion Battery
L. Kavan, J. Heyrovsky Institute of Physical Chemistry, CZ
11:30Direct Methanol Fuel Cells for UAV Propulsion
K. McGrath, J. Chrostowski, QuantumSphere, Inc., US
11:50Regenerative Fuel Cell Energy Storage Technology for use with Renewable Energy Sources
G.H. Miley, N. Luo, K-J Kim, University of Illinois, US
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1:30TechConnect Ventures: Cleantech Storage & PowerRoom 207 C
Session chair: Dhiraj Malkani, Rockport Capital, US
1:30Paper Battery Company Inc
S. Mehta, Paper Battery Company, US
1:40Yunasko
A. Shnaydruk, Yunasko, UA
1:50Graphene Energy Inc
D. Agnihotri, Graphene Energy Inc, US
2:00Anzode
C. Officer, Anzode, US
2:10Angstron Supercapacitor Co
R. Beech, Angstron Supercapacitor Co., US
2:20NanoeXa, Inc
J. Chen, NanoeXa, Inc, US
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3:00TechConnect Ventures: Cleantech Efficiency, Grid & TransportationRoom 207 C
Session chair: Cheemin Bo-Linn, Peritus Partners, Inc., US
3:00ThinkEco Inc
M. Shibata, ThinkEco, Inc., US
3:10EcoThermics Corporation
M. Rocke, EcoThermics Corporation, US
3:20Ener-G-Rotors, Inc
T. Eveleth, Ener-G-Rotors, Inc., US
3:30AC Research Lab, Inc
T. Vo, AC Research Lab, Inc., US
3:40Motiv Power Systems, Inc
J. Castelaz, Motiv Power Systems, Inc., US
3:50Tour Engine, Inc
O. Tour, Tour Engine, Inc., US
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1:30Grid Storage: State of IndustryRoom 203 AB
Session chair: Mindi Farber-DeAnda, SAIC, US
-J. Lin, CA Energy Storage Alliance, US
-F. Goodman, Sempra Utilities, US
-S. Tobias, National Grid, US
-S. Clarke, Applied Intellectual Capital, US
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3:30Energy Storage: Top TechnologiesRoom 203 AB
Session chair: Wayne Gears, CAMG, US
3:30Constructed wetlands for management of desalting concentrates
J. Heinzmann, Altairnano, Inc., US
3:50Lead-acid Battery to Lithium-ion Battery for Load Leveling of Renewable Energy
M. Hiratani, Shin-Kobe Electric Machinery Co., Ltd., JP
4:10Flywheel Clean Energy Storage; Facility, Mobility and Beyond
C. Williamson, Pentadyne Power Corporation, US
4:30Materials Science and 21st Century Market Disruption
C. Wheaton, EnerG2, US
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4:00TechConnect Ventures: Cleantech Remediation, Purification & Alternative FuelsRoom 207 A
Session chair: Armin Volkel, PARC, US
4:00Solegria Solutions, LLC
J. Black, Solegria Solutions, LLC, US
4:10EnerGreenCo
S.P. Sims, EnerGreenCo, US
4:20FlexEnergy LLC
P. Fukumoto, FlexEnergy LLC, US
4:30Natural State Research, Inc
M. Sarker, Natural State Research, Inc., US
4:40Power Ecalene Fuels, Inc
G. Jackson, Power Ecalene Fuels, Inc., US
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5:00TechConnect Investment Networking Reception - Second FloorFoyer 2nd Floor

Special Symposium

In the vision of Dr. Richard Smalley’s presentations on the “Future Global Energy Prosperity: The Terawatt Challenge,” the NSTI is dedicating its resources towards the development of a new conference and community focused on the discovery, promotion and implementation of improved energy sources.

This symposium is the first step in the development of this community. It will address technical advancements in the topics listed below, but will encourage submissions addressing any research, development or commercialization activity in the areas of technologies impacting energy sources, refinement, process, conversion, delivery and application. NSTI will use its resources in the promotion of these technologies towards commercial maturity and use.

We additionally encourage your participation in this community, through your comments, suggestions and offers for assistance in review and organization.

Topics & Application Areas

  • Battery Technologies
  • Fuelcell Technologies
  • Hydrogen Technologies
  • Novel Fuels
  • Membrane Technologies
  • Micro Energy Sources
  • Micro Reactors
  • Membrane Technologies
  • Energy Conversion
  • Super Conductors
  • Novel Transmission
  • Other

Journal Submissions

Experimental Nanoscience

Journal of Experimental Nanoscience

Selected Nanotech Proceedings papers will be reviewed and invited into a Special Issue of the Journal of Experimental Nanoscience. The journal provides a showcase for advances in the experimental sciences underlying nanotechnology and nanomaterials.

For consideration into this Special Issue of the Journal of Experimental Nanoscience, please select the “Submit to Journal of Experimental Nanoscience” button during the on-line submission procedure.


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Nano Science and Technology Institute

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