Session 6. Energy Nanotechnology


Energy issues are global concerns that demand solutions from nanotechnology. This sub-conference aims at sharing recent progress and exploring the potential of the energy nanotechnology.

The topics of energy and environment nanotechnology sub-conference include:

1. Nanotechnology for new energy conversion and storage:
Triboelectric nanomaterials and nanogenerators
Piezoelectric nanomaterials and nanogenerators
Water splitting;
Batteries (Lithium ion, Lithium air, Lithium Sulfur, Magnesium air, Sodium Sulfur, etc);
Hydrogen storage;
Fuel cell;
Solar cell

2. Nanotechnology for conventional energy industry:
Enhanced oil recovery;
Oil transportation;
Coal to chemical conversion;
Gas purification and separation;
Carbon dioxide capture and sequestration.