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Track H:  Energy, Catalysis & Separations 

Monday, June 17

No Talks in Track H on Monday

Tuesday, June 18


9:20 - 10:00



Colloids for energy storage: from 3D electrode templates to redox active materials (Keynote)

10:00 - 10:20NianLiuNanoscale materials design for deeply rechargeable aqueous zinc anodes
10:20 - 10:40GregNewbloomSelf-Assembled Ceramic Membranes for Redox Flow Batteries
10:40 - 11:00SamiKhanEnhancing current density and hydrocarbon selectivity during electrochemical reduction of CO2 on a copper catalyst by trapping CO2 bubbles on superhydrophobic surfaces
11:00 - 11:20KyleMcDevittImproving cyclability of ZnO cathodes through microstructural design

No talks in track H on Tuesday afternoon

Wednesday, June 19


9:20 - 10:00



Plasmonic metal oxide nanocrystals (Keynote)

10:00 - 10:20DineshKumarHybrid plasmonic nanomaterials for visible light induced efficient carbon dioxide photoreduction to formic acid
10:20 - 10:40HailongChenUnderstanding the nucleation process of metal nanoparticles in solution with in situ XRD
10:40 - 11:00ShaneStreetPhase transferable polymer encapsulated metallic nanoparticles
11:00 - 11:20ShiShiMonitoring catalytic reductions in bimetallic nanoreactors created through orthogonal self-assembly

Afternoon 1

1:30 - 1:50GregNewbloomFunctionalized Nanoporous Ceramic Membranes Towards Low-Cost Electrodialysis
1:50 - 2:10EmilyMcGuinnessVapor Phase Infiltration of Metal Oxide Dispersions into Nanoporous Polymer Membranes for Organic Solvent Separation
2:10 - 2:30SvenBehrensOil Coated Bubbles for Flotation Separation of Hydrophilic Particulates from Aqueous Dispersions and Slurries: the Example of Flotation De-Inking
2:30 - 2:50AustinLadshawDG-OSPREY: A Gas-Phase Fixed-bed Adsorption Model Built on MOOSE

Coffee Break

Afternoon 2

3:10 - 3:30ShiShiRational design and synthesis of bifunctional nanocrystals for probing catalytic reactions by surface-enhanced Raman scattering
3:30 - 3:50ChristopherKitchensGold Nanoparticle Colloidal Catalysts: Role of Ligands and Strategies for Recovery and Reuse
3:50 - 4:10ErinKoosProcess route for hierarchically structured zeolite monolith catalyts