1st Workshop Solar Energy

The São Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP) and The Research Council of Norway invite you to the

1st Workshop SOLAR ENERGY

NOVEMBER 13th, 2017
(8:30 a.m to 5:00 p.m)

FAPESP
Rua Pio XI, 1500 – Alto da Lapa – São Paulo

 

The workshop will create an opportunity for researchers and policy makers to discuss scientific research regarding solar energy in Brazil and Norway and its challenges, including materials technology and solar energy systems.

Covering the whole chain from production, conversion, transmission and consumption, the initiative offers an opportunity to discuss the possibilities for scientific and industrial collaborations between the State of São Paulo and Norway.

Presentations will be made by researchers from the State of São Paulo and Norway.

MAIN THEMES

  • Solar energy systems, materials science, fuels and new concepts

 

Registration: www.fapesp.br/eventos/senergy/registration

  

PROGRAM 

08:30

Registration and welcome coffe

09:00

Opening Session

Representatives from FAPESP, Norwegian Embassy and Research Council of Norway

José Roberto de França Arruda, FAPESP’s Adjunct Panel for Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry and Engineering

Jan Dybfest, Minister Counsellor of the Royal Norwegian Embassy

Rune Andersen
Counsellor for Science & Technology of The Research Council of Norway
 

09:30

Session 1: Introduction and overview

Moderator: José Roberto de França Arruda (FAPESP)

Overview of solar energy in Brazil
Enio Bueno Pereira
(INPE-CCST)

Overview of solar energy in Norway
Vebjon Bakken
(Centre leader, Centre for Materials Science and Nanotechnology and on behalf of the Research Centre for Sustainable Solar Cell Technology (SUSOLTECH)

10:45

Break

11:15

Session 2: Solar energy systems

Moderator: José Roberto de França Arruda (FAPESP)

Digitalization in the energy landscape
Morten Dæhlen
(Dean of the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, and Chairman of the Board of University of Oslo: Energy)

Solar systems heading to smart grids technologies
Fernando Pinhabel Marafão
(Associate Professor, UNESP, Campus of Sorocaba)

12:30

Lunch break

14:00

Session 3: Materials Science, solar fuels and new concepts

Moderator: Morten Dæhlen (University of Oslo)

Mapping the electronic dynamics in novel energy harvesting nanomaterials
Lázaro Padilha
(IFGW-Unicamp)

Advanced characterization of solar energy materials and novel solar cell concepts
Klaus Magnus Johansen
(Head of the Micro - and Nanofabrication lab at University of Oslo)

Concentrated solar energy for hydrogen and syngas production
José Roberto Simões Moreira
(Associate Professor – Polytechnic School – USP)

16:30

Closing remarks

Representatives from FAPESP, Norwegian Embassy and Research Council of Norway

  

Parking Suggestion:

Pio Park – Rua Pio XI, 1320
ELS – Rua Pio XI, 1650
Tonimar – Rua Jorge Americano, 89

Information: (11) 3838-4216 / meletti@fapesp.br