Solar Energy Systems Conference '19

December 12-13, 2019
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The AIChE Center for Energy Initiatives, in collaboration with other entities, is hosting a 2 day symposium to focus on solar energy innovation, challenges and opportunities for engineers and other stakeholders. 

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Solar Energy Systems Conference '19 will focus on solar energy innovation, challenges and opportunities for engineers and other stakeholders. 

Call for Abstracts

Submit your abstract by September 12 to these and other related topics. Submissions are sought for oral, poster, and rapid fire presentations.

  • Solar Energy Storage
    • Thermal Energy Storage
    • Electrical Energy Storage
  • High Temperature Materials for Solar Thermochemistry
    • Materials of Construction
    • Thermochemical Materials
  • Materials Sustainability for PV
    • Next generation PV materials
    • Life cycle considerations of PV
  • Grid Integration of Solar Energy
    • New opportunities for integration of solar electricity
    • Cost reduction of PV and CSP
  • RAPID Workshop
    • RAPID will hold a problem-discovery brainstorming session at the Conference to identify the role that modularization and distributed manufacturing will play in the context of Solar energy applications. RAPID is the Modular Chemical Process Intensification Institute for Clean Energy Manufacturing. Learn more >>

Organizers

Conference Chair

  • Alex Yokochi, Baylor University

Steering Committee

  • Nick AuYeung, Oregon State University
  • Rohini Chandran, University of Michigan
  • Jane Davidson, University of Minnesota
  • James Klausner, Michigan State University
  • Nickolas Kotov, University of Michigan
  • Russell Lefevre, IEEE
  • Wojciech Lipinski, The Australian National University
  • Ignasi Palou Rivera, RAPID
  • Annette Von Jouanne, Baylor, IEEE
  • Fengqi You, Cornell University

Important Dates

  • Registration Opens September 1
  • Call for Abstracts Closes September 12
  • Abstract Acceptance Notifications October 1
  • Early Bird Ends November 12
  • Conference Dates December 12-13