2017

Announcement

April 29 - 30, 2017 in Goslar, Germany in the Harz mountains

The scientific meeting "From the witches cauldrons in materials science 2017" takes place on April 29 and 30, 2017. We were again able to win excellent female scientists as speakers for the conference. The meeting is held jointly with SFB 1083 "Structure and Dynamics of Internal Interfaces".

There is the possibility to present personal research in form of a poster. The deadline for registration and contributions is April 17, 2017.

Location

The meeting will be held in the Harz mountains close to the city of Goslar (www.goslar.de), not far from the Brocken mountain (www.brocken-harz.de), in the old locksmithery of the World Cultural Heritage Rammelsberg

Furthermore, we would like to point out our child day care program at the museum mine Rammelsberg on April 30, 2017.

Program

 April 29, 2017

 

Welcome and registration:

Hotel Der Achtermann
Rosentorstraße 20
D-38640 Goslar

Phone: +49 (0) 5321-7000-0

17.00-19.00
Dinner (optional) 19:00

April 30, 2017

 
Bus transfer from train station (opposite Hotel Achtermann) to World cultural heritage Rammelsberg (museum and ancient mine)

Bergtal 19
D-38640 Goslar
Phone: +49 (0) 53 21-7500

8.00
Katharina Al-Shamery, Universität Oldenburg
N.N., Mayor of the City of Goslar
8:30-8:50

Opening remarks

 

Maki Kawai, University of Tokyo and Institute for Molecular Science, Okazaki, Japan

8:50-9:30

Spectroscopy for Individual Molecules at Work: Action Spectroscopy using STM

 

Irene M.N. Groot, Leiden Institute of Chemistry, Leiden University, The Netherlands

9:30-10:10

Seeing is believing: atomic-scale imaging of catalysts under reaction conditions

 
Coffee break 10:10-10:40

Leslie Schoop, MPI für Festkörperforschung, Stuttgart

10:40-11:20

New Quantum Materials

 

Amaia Zurutuza, Graphenea S.A., San Sebastian, Spain

11:20-12:00

Graphene: a one atom thick material

 
Lunch break 12:00-13:30

Mehtap Oezaslan, Physical chemistry, Carl von Ossietzky University Oldenburg

13:30-14:00

Nano-structured Electrocatalysts for the Oxygen Reduction Reaction

 

Maria Escudero Escribano, Department of Chemistry, University of Copenhagen, Denmark

14:00-14:40

Tuning the Active Site in Electrocatalysis: Geometric and Electronic Effects

 

Ellen Backus, Molecular Spectroscopy, Max Planck Institute for Polymer Research, Mainz, Germany

14:40-15:20

Structure and dynamics of water at solid interfaces

 
Coffee break 15.20-15.50

Johanna Kowol-Santen, DFG, Bonn, Germany

15:50-16:30

Research Careers: Funding opportunities and examples

 
Specially Selected Young Scientist 16:30-16:45
Poster session 16.45-18.30
Bus transfer to Hotel Achtermann 18.30
Conference dinner in the Hotel Achtermann 19.00
(Changed: 2021-06-22)