Program

CHALLENGES AND PROSPECTS FOR SOLID STATE  CHEMISTRY
University of Sevilla, 9 and 10 September 2016

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Friday, 9 September 2016
09:00  – 09:30 Registration
09:30  – 10:00 Opening Remarks
Prof. José Antonio Odriozola, Organizing Committee
Prof. Pilar Malet Maenner, Dean of the Chemistry Department
Prof. Martin Jansen, Chair of Division
Frontiers of solid materials synthesis
Chair: Maria Gracia Francesconi
10:00  – 10:50 Ullrich Haussermann, Stockholm University
“Hydrogen incorporation in Zintl phases and transition metal oxides – new environments for the lightest element in the solid state”
10:50  – 11:30 COFFEE  BREAK
Chair: Alfonso Caballero Martínez
11:30  – 12:20 Andrei Shevelkov, Moscow State University
“Back to the Iron Age: Structure and properties of  iron compounds with strong electron correlations”
12:20  – 13:10 Amparo Fuertes, ICMAB Barcelona
“New developments in the chemistry of oxynitride materials”
13:10  – 15:00 LUNCH
Structural advances through new methodology
Chair: Paul Attfield
15:00 – 15:50 Florence Babonneau, UMPC Paris
“Solid-state NMR characterization of organic-inorganic materials: some recent advances”
15:50  – 16:50 COFFEE  BREAK  AND POSTER SESSION
Chair: Wolfgang Bensch
16:50  – 17:40 Thierry Epicier, INSA Lyon
“Life materials chemistry at the nano scale in environmental transmission electron microscopy”
17:40   – 18:30 Andrew Goodwin, Oxford University
Local symmetry and hidden order”

 

Saturday, 10 September 2016
Solid state chemistry and applications
Chair: Colin Greaves
10:00 – 10:50 Barbara Albert, TU Darmstadt
“Complexity in borides: exotic solids or useful materials?”
10:50 – 11:40 Clare Grey, Cambridge University
“Challenges for rechargeable batteries – new characterisation approaches and new chemistries”
11:40 – 12:20 COFFEE  BREAK
Chair: Antoine Maignan
12:20  – 13:10 Teofilo Rojo, CIC-Energigune
“Towards all solid state batteries”
13:10  – 15:00 LUNCH
Rationales for functional materials synthesis
Chair: Edmund Cussen
15:00  –  15:50 Claudia Felser, MPI-CPS Dresden
“Topology – from the materials perspective”
15:50   –  16:40 Maarit Karpinnen, Aalto University
“Layer-engineering of novel functional oxide materials”
16:40   –  17:10  COFFEE  BREAK
Chair: Emilio Moran
17:10   –  18:00 Joao Rocha, Aveiro University
”Microporous lanthanide silicates and coordination polymers for optical sensing and nanothermometry”
18:00 – 18:30 Quo vadimi?
Panel and audience: Concluding discussion