2018 MRS Spring Meeting

Symposium EN11 : Nanomaterials for the Water and Energy Nexus

2018-04-03   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Svetlana Boriskina, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Peng Wang, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
TieJun Zhang, Khalifa University
Jia Zhu, Nanjing University
EN11.01: New Materials and Concepts for Solar Energy Generation
Session Chairs
Svetlana Boriskina
Zuankai Wang
Tuesday AM, April 03, 2018
PCC North, 100 Level, Room 121 C

10:30 AM - EN11.01.01
Single-Layer and Tandem Luminescent Solar Concentrators Based on Engineered Quantum Dots

Victor Klimov1

Los Alamos National Laboratory1

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11:00 AM - EN11.01.02
Nanomaterial Synthesis Characterization of Intrinsic Spectrally-Selective Solar Absorber Coatings

Dale Karas1,Astrid Miller1,Jongmin Byun1,Jaeyun Moon1

University of Nevada, Las Vegas1

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11:15 AM - EN11.01.03
Dye Sensitized Downconversion

Zijun Wang1,Andries Meijerink1

University of Utrecht1

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11:30 AM - EN11.01.04
Materials, Assembly Approaches and Designs for Ultrahigh-Efficiency, Full-Spectrum Operation Photovoltaics and Their Applications

Ralph Nuzzo1

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign1

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EN11.02: Materials Synthesis and Engineering for Solar Energy Harvesting
Session Chairs
Gideon Grader
Naomi Halas
Tuesday PM, April 03, 2018
PCC North, 100 Level, Room 121 C

1:30 PM - EN11.02.01
Carbon Nanotubes and Graphene for Perovskite Solar Cells

Shigeo Maruyama

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2:00 PM - EN11.02.02
A Novel Earth-Abundant and Highly Oxygen-Evolving Electrocatalyst Based on Amorphous Metal Boride

Jean Marie Vianney Nsanzimana1,Xin Wang1,Vikus Reddu1,Bao Yu Xia2

Nanyang Technological University1,Huazhong University of Science and Technology2

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2:15 PM - EN11.02.03
Synthesis of Bismuth Oxychloride 2D Nanostructures of Controlled Morphologies for Photocatalytic Water Treatment via a Simple Solution Treatment

Valerie Leppert1,Michael Robinson1,Salvador Padilla1,Ajith Pattammattel1,Laura S. Gómez-Velázquez2,Monserrat Bizarro2

University of California, Merced1,Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México2

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2:30 PM -
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EN11.03: New Materials and Concepts for Water-Energy Nexus I
Session Chairs
Gibum Kwon
Zhang TieJun
Tuesday PM, April 03, 2018
PCC North, 100 Level, Room 121 C

3:30 PM - EN11.03.01
Capturing and Utilizing Waste(d) Heat with New Devices and Materials—Examples from Supercomputer and Photovoltaic Water Cooling to Ultra High Performance Condensation

Dimos Poulikakos1

ETH Zurich1

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4:00 PM - EN11.03.02
Electrochemical Wettability Control on Dendritic Core-Shell Copper Structure for In Situ Wetting Alteration and On-Demand Oil-Water Separation

Chun Haow Kung1,Beniamin Zahiri1,Pradeep Sow2,Walter Mérida1

University of British Columbia1,BITS Pilani K.K. Birla Goa Campus2

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4:15 PM - EN11.03.03
Spontaneous Removal of Water Condensate from Oil-Infused Micro-Groove Surfaces

TieJun Zhang1,Hongxia Li1,Qiaoyu Ge1

Khalifa University1

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4:30 PM - EN11.03.04
Microbubble Growth Dynamics from Plasmonic Heating and Catalytic Reactions

Xuehua Zhang1,2,3,Yuliang Wang3,4,Pengyu Lu3,Detlef Lohse3

University of Alberta1,RMIT University2,University of Twente3,Beihang University4

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EN11.04: Poster Session I
Session Chairs
Zhang TieJun
Jia Zhu
Tuesday PM, April 03, 2018
PCC North, 300 Level, Exhibit Hall C-E

5:00 PM -
EN11.04.06 moved EN11.11.02


5:00 PM - EN11.04.01
Rapid Synthesis of Bimetallic Alloy Nanostructure Hybrids in Porous Graphene Reactors for Electrochemical Water Oxidation

Yunchao Xie1,Chi Zhang1,Heng Deng1,Cheng Zhang1,Nicholas Snyder1,Yuan Dong1,Jian Lin1

University of Missouri-Columbia1

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5:00 PM - EN11.04.02
>10% Solar-to-Hydrogen Efficiency Unassisted Water Splitting with ALD Protected Silicon Solar Cells

Chor Seng Tan1,Kyle Kemp1,Chris Chidsey1,Paul McIntyre1

Stanford University1

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5:00 PM - EN11.04.03
In Situ Hydrothermal Growth of LiFePO4 Nanoparticles on Multi-Walled Carbon Nanotube Paper as Cathode Materials for Lithium-Ion Batteries

Tawaddod Alkindi1,Hamda Al Shibli1,Amarsingh Kanagaraj1,Rahmat Susantyoko1,Ali Al Awadhi2,Boo Hyun An1,Saif Al Mheiri1,Sultan Al Dahmani3,Daniel Choi1

Masdar Institute of Science and Technology, a Part of Khalifa University of Science and Technology1,UAE University2,United Arab Emirates Space Agency3

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5:00 PM - EN11.04.04
Increasing the Area Capacity of Lithium-Ion Battery Electrodes via Surface Engineered Tape-Casting Method

Tawaddod Alkindi1,Rahmat Susantyoko1,Hamda Al Shibli1,Amarsingh Kanagaraj1,Boo Hyun An1,Saif Al Mheiri1,Daniel Choi1

Masdar Institute of Science and Technology part of Khalifa University of Science and Technology1

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5:00 PM - EN11.04.05
Water Splitting by Defects

Mostafa Omar1,Samar Fawzy1,Nageh Allam1

American University in Cairo1

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5:00 PM - EN11.04.07
Activation Mechanism of Ni-Fe Alloy Plate for Water Oxidation Catalysis

Sang Won Im1,Ki Dong Yang1,Jun Ho Jang1,Ki Tae Nam1

Seoul National University1

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5:00 PM - EN11.04.08
Low Cost Silver Nanoparticle Inks for Selective Solar Absorbers

Anmol Walia1,Asmita Sharma1,Abhishek Ramachandran1,Rajinder Deol1,Ravi Shankar1,Madhusudan Singh1

Indian Institute of Technology Delhi1

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5:00 PM - EN11.04.09
Bimetal-Decorated Nitrogen, Phosphorus, Sulfur Co-Doped Carbon Nanoribbons Derived from Biomass as Highly-Active Electrocatalyst for Overall Water Splitting

Jian Wang1,Francesco Ciucci1

Hong Kong University of Science and Technology1

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5:00 PM - EN11.04.10
Demonstration of Sunlight-Driven Monolithic Water Splitting Device by Using the Oxygen Evolution Reaction (OER) Catalytic Substrates and Hydrogenated Amorphous Silicon (a Si:H) Solar Cells

Young-Jin Song1,Sungjoo Kim1,Jae Yong Park1,Chuljong Yoo1,Jong-Lam Lee1

Pohang University of Science and Technology1

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5:00 PM - EN11.04.11
Surface Polarity Engineering of ZnO to Improve Photocatalytic Property in Photoelectrochemical Water Splitting

Taehoon Lim1,Alfredo Martinez-Morales1

University of California, Riverside1

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5:00 PM - EN11.04.12
Synthesis of TiO2 Nanosheet Photocatalysts from Exfoliation of TiS2

Hangkun Jing1,Candace Chan1

Arizona State University1

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5:00 PM - EN11.04.13
Development of Solar Water Heating System Using Multi-Layer Photo-Thermal Conversion Material

Hye Jin Lee1,2,Won Jun Choi2,Jeong Min Baik1

Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology1,Korea Institute of Science and Technology, Seoul, Korea2

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2018-04-04   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Svetlana Boriskina, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Peng Wang, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
TieJun Zhang, Khalifa University
Jia Zhu, Nanjing University
EN11.05: New Materials and Concepts for Water-Energy Nexus II
Session Chairs
Junhong Chen
Lin Zhou
Wednesday AM, April 04, 2018
PCC North, 100 Level, Room 121 C

8:00 AM - EN11.05.01
Nanophotonics-Enabled Solar Membrane Distillation—Refining Membrane Distillation Strategies

Alessandro Alabastri1,Naomi Halas1

Rice University1

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8:30 AM - EN11.05.02
A Tailored Double Perovskite Nanofiber Catalyst Enables Ultrafast Oxygen Evolution

Bote Zhao1,Lei Zhang1,Dongxing Zhen1,Seonyoung Yoo1,Yong Ding1,Dongchang Chen1,Yu Chen1,Qiaobao Zhang1,Brian Doyle1,Xunhui Xiong1,2,Meilin Liu1

Georgia Institute of Technology1,South China University of Technology2

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8:45 AM - EN11.05.03
Colloidal MoSe2-WSe2 Branched Nanosheets for Electrocatalytic Hydrogen Evolution

Maria Sokolikova1,Peter Sherrell1,Pawel Palczynski1,Cecilia Mattevi1

Imperial College London1

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9:00 AM - EN11.05.04
Turnip-Inspired BiVO4/CuSCN Heterojunction Photoanode for Highly Efficient Photoelectrochemical Water Splitting

Truong-Giang Vo1,Jian-Ming Chiu1,Yian Tai1,Chia-Ying Chiang1

National Taiwan University of Science and Technology1

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9:15 AM - EN11.05.05
Nanomaterial and Device Design for Water

Yi Cui1

Stanford University1

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9:45 AM -
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EN11.06: Photocatalysis
Session Chairs
Victor Klimov
Xuehua Zhang
Wednesday AM, April 04, 2018
PCC North, 100 Level, Room 121 C

10:15 AM - EN11.06.01
Membraneless Hydrogen Generation from Water

Avigail Landman1,Gideon Grader1,Hen Dotan1,Gennady Shter1,Avner Rothschild1

Technion1

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10:45 AM - EN11.06.02
One-Step Oxidation of Ti Microstructures for High Density Photocatalytic Microreactors

Duncan Ashby1,Yibo Jiang1,Vinh Nguyen1,Kenneth Ply1,Bryan Woo1,Phillip Christopher1,Masaru Rao1

University of California, Riverside1

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11:00 AM - EN11.06.03
Tuning the Electronic Structure of Catalytic Materials for Highly Efficient Water Splitting

Haotian Wang1

Harvard University1

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11:15 AM - EN11.06.04
Bi Quantum Dots on Rutile TiO2 as Hole Trapping Centers for Efficient Photocatalytic Bromate Reduction Under Visible Light Illumination

Qi Li1,Jun Xiao1,Weiyi Yang1

Institute of Metal Research, Chinese Academy of Sciences1

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11:30 AM - EN11.06.05
A PEC Reactor Based on Low Cost Abundant Materials

Artur Braun1,Rita Toth1,Mmantsae Diale2,Debajeet Bora1,Jianjun Wang1,Edwin Constable3,Michael Grätzel4,Yelin Hu1,4,Florent Boudoire1,3,Minkyu Son1,4

Empa-Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology1,University of Pretoria2,University of Basel3,EPFL4

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11:45 AM - EN11.06.06
Photocatalytic Water-Oxidation via 2D Atomically Thin Crystal Heterostructures

Peter Sherrell1,Maria Sokolikova1,Pawel Palczynski1,Francesco Reale1,Federico Pesci1,Cecilia Mattevi1

Imperial College London1

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EN11.07: Lab-on-a-Chip Devices and Applications
Session Chairs
Svetlana Boriskina
Ralph Nuzzo
Wednesday PM, April 04, 2018
PCC North, 100 Level, Room 121 C

1:45 PM - EN11.07.01
Layered Double Perovskite Oxides as Enhanced Bifunctional Catalysts for Water Electrolysis

Jian Wang1,Francesco Ciucci1

Hong Kong University of Science and Technology1

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2:00 PM - EN11.07.02
Molecular Engineering of Graphene-Based Field-Effect Transistor Sensing Platform for Real-Time Detection of Water Contaminants

Junhong Chen1

University of Wisconsin1

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2:30 PM -
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EN11.08: Multifunctional Materials for the Water-Energy Nexus
Session Chairs
Baoxia Mi
Jia Zhu
Wednesday PM, April 04, 2018
PCC North, 100 Level, Room 121 C

3:30 PM - EN11.08.01
A Salt-Rejecting Floating Solar Still for Low-Cost Desalination

Gang Chen1,George Ni1,Hadi Zandavi1,Seyyed Morteza Javid2,Svetlana Boriskina1,Thomas Cooper1

Massachusetts Institute of Technology1,University of Toronto2

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4:00 PM - EN11.08.02
Silicon Carbide-Carbon Composite Monolith with High Mechanical Strength for Photothermal Material Fouling Control During Water Evaporation Applications

Peng Wang1,Le Shi1,Yusuf Shi1

King Abdullah University of Science and Technology1

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4:15 PM - EN11.08.03
Bilayer and Alloy Nanoscale Catalyst Coatings for Solar-Driven Saltwater Splitting

Robert Tang-Kong2,Nathan Wells1,Christopher O'Rourke1,Olivia Hendricks2,Andrew Mills1,Paul McIntyre2

Queens University Belfast1,Stanford University2

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4:30 PM - EN11.08.04
Large Scale Metamaterials for Sub-Ambient Water Cooling

Ronggui Yang1,Xiaobo Yin1,Dongliang Zhao1,Yao Zhai1

University of Colorado Boulder1

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EN11.09: Poster Session II
Session Chairs
Svetlana Boriskina
Zhang TieJun
Wednesday PM, April 04, 2018
PCC North, 300 Level, Exhibit Hall C-E

5:00 PM -
EN11.09.10 moved EN11.07.01


5:00 PM - EN11.09.01
Improving the Hydrogen Production in Water Splitting by a Simple Hot-Press Process and Spontaneous Spatial Charge Separation Effect

Wei Hsuan Hung1,Chien Jung Peng1,Kun Lin Yang1,Sz Nian Lai1,Chin Ru Yang1

Feng Chia University1

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5:00 PM - EN11.09.02
Effect of ZnO Nanorod Template Morphology on the Formation of TiO2 Nanotubes Prepared by Gel-Calcination

Crispin Mbulanga1,Zelalem Urgessa1,Johannes Botha1,Japie Engelbrecht1,Richard Betz1

Nelson Mandela University1

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5:00 PM - EN11.09.03
Electrochemical Reduction of Nitrogen from Nitrogen and Water Over Bimetallic Alloy Under Ambient Conditions

Yunchao Xie1,Chi Zhang1,Cheng Zhang1,Heng Deng1,Jian Lin1

University of Missouri-Columbia1

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5:00 PM - EN11.09.04
Post-Synthetic Treatment of NixFey Layered Double Hydroxide for Enhanced Catalysis of the Oxygen Evolution Reaction

Daire Tyndall1,2,3,Sonia Jaskaniec1,2,3,João Coelho1,2,3,Valeria Nicolosi1,2,3

Trinity College Dublin (TCD)1,CRANN2,AMBER3

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5:00 PM - EN11.09.05
Enhancing Visible Light Photocatalysis with Hydrogenated Titanium Dioxide

Aikifa Raza1,Safa Alzaim1,JinYou Lu1,Zhang TieJun1

Masdar Institute, Khalifa University of Science and Technology1

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5:00 PM - EN11.09.09
High-Throughput Catalysts Screening of Layered Double Hydroxides for Oxygen Evolution and Reduction Reactions

Michal Bajdich1,Zhenghang Zhao1,Ambarish Kulkarni1,Jens Nørskov1

Stanford University1

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2018-04-05   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Svetlana Boriskina, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Peng Wang, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
TieJun Zhang, Khalifa University
Jia Zhu, Nanjing University
EN11.10: Solar Desalination and Evaporation
Session Chairs
Ghim Wei Ho
Suzana Nunes
Thursday AM, April 05, 2018
PCC North, 100 Level, Room 121 C

8:00 AM - EN11.10.01
Advanced Wood Nanostructures Toward Energy-Water Nexus

Tian Li1,Liangbing Hu1

University of Maryland1

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8:30 AM - EN11.10.02
Mesoporous Graphene for Clean Water Supply

Kwanghyun Kim1,Sunyoung Yu1,Cheolwon An1,Sung-Wook Kim1,Ji-Hyun Jang1

Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology1

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8:45 AM - EN11.10.03
Enhanced Solar Evaporation of Water from Porous Media, Through Capillary Mediated Forces and Surface Treatment

Prab Bandaru1,Fatih Canbazoglu1,Bei Fan1

University of California, San Diego1

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9:00 AM - EN11.10.04
Solar-Powered Water Desalination by Carbonized Wood Thermal Absorber and Their Phase Change Material Composite

Bolin Chen1,Shan Hu1

Iowa State University1

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9:15 AM - EN11.10.05
Graphene Oxide Membrane and Artificial Tree for Desalination

Baoxia Mi1,Casey Finnerty1,Sunxiang Zheng1,Zhongying Wang1

University of California, Berkeley1

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9:45 AM -
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EN11.11: Fibers and Membranes for Water Treatment
Session Chairs
Peng Wang
Lin Zhou
Thursday AM, April 05, 2018
PCC North, 100 Level, Room 121 C

10:15 AM - EN11.11.01
Electrospun Nanofibrous Materials for Water Treatment

Bin Ding1

Donghua University1

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10:45 AM - EN11.11.02
Nanoparticle Spraycoating is a Flexible, Scalable Method for Manufacturing Water Treatment Membranes with Improved Energy Efficiency

Omar Alrehaili1,Ariel Atkinson1,Yuqiang Bi1,Peter Firth1,Paul Westerhoff1,Zachary Holman1

Arizona State University1

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11:00 AM -
OPEN DISCUSSION


11:15 AM - EN11.11.04
Flexible and Hydrophobic SiC Nanofiber Mat for Water Treatment and Photocatalysis

Yi Hou1,Laifei Cheng1,Yani Zhang1

Northwestern Polytechnical University1

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11:30 AM - EN11.11.05
Shape Control and Surface Chemistry of Membranes for Water Purification

Suzana Nunes1,Phuoc Duong1,Ngoc Le1,2

King Abdullah University of Science and Technology1,Ho Chi Minh University2

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EN11.12: Materials for Atmospheric Water Capture I
Session Chairs
Yongmei Zheng
Linda Zou
Thursday PM, April 05, 2018
PCC North, 100 Level, Room 121 C

1:30 PM - EN11.12.01
Accelerate Water Condensation with Passive Cooling

Zongfu Yu1,Ming Zhou1,Qjaoqiang Gan2

University of Wisconsin1,University of Buffalo2

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2:00 PM - EN11.12.02
Wearable Triboelectric Textile for Water Energy Harvesting

Jiaqing Xiong1,Meng-Fang Lin1,Jiangxin Wang1,Sheng Long Gaw1,Kaushik Parida1,Pooi See Lee1

Nanyang Technological University1

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2:15 PM - EN11.12.03
Leveraging Solar-Energy with Plasmonic Absorbers for Semi-Transparent Icephobic Films

Efstratios Mitridis1,Alba Sicher1,Claudio Hail1,Eghlidi Hadi1,Thomas Schutzius1,Dimos Poulikakos1

ETH Zürich1

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2:30 PM -
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EN11.13: Materials for Atmospheric Water Capture II
Session Chairs
Svetlana Boriskina
Yi Cui
Thursday PM, April 05, 2018
PCC North, 100 Level, Room 121 C

3:30 PM - EN11.13.01
Bioinspired Multi-Gradient Micro- and Nanostructured Surfaces with High Efficient Fog Harvesting Abilities

Yongmei Zheng1

Beihang Univ1

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4:00 PM - EN11.13.02
Use of Soft, Hydrophobic Polymers for Dew Collection

Akshay P. Phadnis1,Konrad Rykaczewski1

Arizona State University1

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4:15 PM - EN11.13.03
Photothermal Nanomaterials Improve Energy Efficiency of Desiccants for Atmospheric Water Capture

Anjali Mulchandani1,Paul Westerhoff1

Arizona State University1

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4:30 PM - EN11.13.04
Core/Shell Microstructure Induced Synergistic Effect for Efficient Water Droplet Formation and Cloud Seeding Application

Linda Zou1

Khalifa University of Science and Technology1

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EN11.14: Poster Session III
Session Chairs
Thursday PM, April 05, 2018
PCC North, 300 Level, Exhibit Hall C-E

5:00 PM -
EN11.14.13 moved EN11.15.03


5:00 PM - EN11.14.02
Polyelectrolytes for Selective Ion Transport in Nanoporous Electrodialysis Membranes

Leo Small1,Stephen Percival1,Erik Spoerke1

Sandia National Laboratories1

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5:00 PM - EN11.14.04
Graphene Oxide Functionalized with Sulfhydryl and Sulfo Groups and Their Effect on the Adsorption of Arsenic in Water

Ana Reynosa1,Eddie López1

Centro de Investigación y de Estudios Avanzados del IPN1

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