40 hours of academic validity is awarded to this Congress. (10 hours per day of conference)


Invited seminars:


§   Power-to-value: novel catalysts for the electrochemical conversion of CO2

Peter Broekmann, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Bern (Switzerland)

§  Electrochemical surface science of platinum

Marc T.M. Koper,Leiden Institute of Chemistry, Leiden University (The Netherlands)

§  Surface science models of heterogeneous catalysts: from UHV to elevated pressure and solid-liquid interfaces

Martin Sterrer, University of Graz, Institute of Physics (Austria)

§  Computing Excited States in Functional Materials using Many-Body Perturbation Theory

Sivan Refaely-Abramson, Weizmann Institute of Science (Israel)

§  Chemical effects in electrochemical systems

Núria López, Institute of Chemical Research of Catalonia (Spain)

§  AUsing APXPS to Probe the Solid/Gas and Solid/Liquid Interface Under In Situ and Operando Conditions

Ethan J. Crumlin, Advanced Light Source, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (USA)

§  Electrocatalysis on shaped metal nanoparticles: fundamentals, advances and remaining challenges

José Solla-Gullón, Surfcat, Institute of Electrochemistry, University of Alicante (Spain)

§  Reaction Mechanisms in Electrocatalysis: from Electrochemical Methods to Operando Spectroscopies

Elena R. Savinova, CNRS - University of Strasbourg (France)

§  Electrocatalyst degradation mechanisms in the electrochemical energy conversion technologies

Serhiy CherevkoForschungszentrum Jülich GmbH, Helmholtz-Institute Erlangen-Nürnberg for Renewable Energy (Germany)

§  Laser-induced ultrafast reactions at metals: Not only hot electrons matters

Maite Alducin, Centro de Física de Materiales & Donostia International Physics Center (Spain)


Contributed seminars:


  • Tailoring the (photo)electrochemical properties of water-splitting NiFe2O4 electrodes prepared by chemical bath deposition - Francisco J. Pastor, Universitat d’Alacant (Spain)
  •  Preparation and operando structural studies of cobalt and cobalt-iron oxide thin films as model catalysts for the oxygen evolution reaction - Ivan.Pacheco, CNRS – Physique de la Matière Condensée (France)
  • The interplay between catalyst and its environment - Stefan.J. Raaijman, Leiden University (The Netherlands)
  • In situ Insights on Alteration and Reformation Affecting the Sustained Activity of Cobalt Oxide Electrocatalysts towards the OER- Julia Linnemann, Chair of Analytical Chemistry II, Ruhr University Bochum (Germany)
  • Structure of the Active CoO(OH)/Au Interface in Electrochemical Water Splitting - Jonathan Rodríguez-Fernández, Interdisciplinary Nanoscience Center, Aarhus University (Denmark)
  • Making Successful Photoanodes – The importance of the Semiconductor-Catalyst Interface - Franziska Simone Hegner, Institute of Chemical Research of Catalonia (Spain)
  • In situ Raman spectroelectrochemistry of electrode materials for solar cells - Zuzana Vlčková- Živcová, J. Heyrovský Institute of Physical Chemistry (Czech Republi)
  • Catalytic promotion effects of Fe heteroatoms in CoO nanoislands on Au (111) - Zhaozong Sun, Interndisciplinary Nanoscience Center (Denmark)
  •  Multi-functional MnO2 nanomaterials for photoactivated technologies - Lorenzo Bigiani, Padova  University and INSTM (Italy)
  • Photoelectrocatalytic production of Imines - Ramón Arcas,  Institute of Advanced Materials (INAM), University Jaume I (Spain)
  • Photochemical Conversion of a Surface-Anchored Norbornadiene Monolayer in UHV, Liquid, and Electrochemical Environment - Manon Bertram, Interface Research and Catalysis, Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany)
  •  Simultaneous Raman and Reflection UV/Vis absorption Spectroelectrochemistry - Alvaro Colina, Department of Chemistry, Universidad de Burgos (Spain)
  •  Field-induced change of the atomic and electronic structure of CoO nanoislands on Au(111) - K. Lauwaet, IMDEA NANOSCIENCE (Spain)
  • Operando Surface X-ray Diffraction Studies of structurally-defined CβO3O4 and CoOOH Thin Films during Oxygen Evolution - Canrong Qiu, Insitute of Experimental and Applied Physics, Kiel University (Germany)
  • Xavier Torrelles
  • An ‘All-Earth-Abundant’ Photoanode for Solar Water Splitting Combining Thin-Film Silicon Photovoltaics and Nanostructured Catalysts - Drialys Cardenas-Morcoso, Institute of Advanced Materials (INAM), University Jaume I (Spain)
  • Secondary Alcohols as Rechargeable Electrofuels: Electrooxidation of 2-Propanol at Pt Model Electrocatalysts - Olaf Brummel, Interface Research and Catalysis, FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany)
  • EC-STM Investigations of FeN4 SAMs as sources of active centres towards ORR - Alessandro Facchin, Department of Chemical Sciences, University of Padua (Italy)
  • Copper-Derived Catalysts for Electrochemical Reduction of CO2 - Roser Fernández-Climent, Institute od Advanced Materials (INAM), University Jaume I (Spain)
  • Pd-based nanoparticles and aerogels for the efficient electroreduction of CO2 to added-value products catalysts - Justus S. Diercks, Electrochemistry Laboratory, Paul Scherrer Institut (Switzerland)



  • Poster size is A0 portrait (84 cm wide, 119 cm high). We will supply material for mounting the posters.