1st Africa Energy Materials conference, 28 – 31 March 2017, Pretoria, South Africa

Professor Yury Gogotsi, Drexel University (USA) gives a plenary lecture on Two-Dimensional Materials for High Rate and High-energy Density Storage

It is expected that 1st Africa Energy Materials conference will be attended by well over 100 participants from Africa and the rest of the world, including government officials, students, IP practitioners, legal practitioners, scientists, engineers and media as participants. Over the four days from 28 – 31 March 2017, attendees will enjoy presentations, posters and have the opportunity to interact with exhibitors. The conference will have contributions under the themes of:

  • Hydrogen and fuel cells
  • Energy storage
  • Renewable energy
  • Other energy related materials

The broad scope brings together a wide range of research areas that range from: material design, synthesis, modification, characterisation and applications. This event will include contributions by renowned plenary and invited speakers, oral presentations, posters sessions and technical exhibition that relate to the topics dealt with in the Scientific Program. 

On the first day of the conference, on March 28, the conference participants had an opportunity to attend a plenary lecture "Two-Dimensional Materials for High Rate and High-energy Density Storage" by invited plenary speaker professor Yury Gogotsi, Distinguished University Professor and Trustee Chair of Materials Science and Engineering at Drexel University, Director of the A.J. Drexel Nanomaterials Institute . 

Professor Yury Gogotsi, Drexel University (USA) gives a plenary lecture on Two-Dimensional Materials for High Rate and High-energy Density Storage

 Professor Yury Gogotsi with the Conference Chair Prof. Ncholu Manyala, University of Pretoria (right) and senior representatives of the host organization (CSIR), 1st Africa Energy Materials conference, Pretoria, March 28, 2017

Professor Yury Gogotsi with conference organizers and plenary speakers, 1st Africa Energy Materials conference, Pretoria, South Africa, March 29, 2017

 Conference website: http://www.africaem2017.co.za

 

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