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Composites and Electrochemistry with 2-Dimensional Materials Workshop

4th February 2016

Materials and Analytical Sciences (MAS) building, University of Warwick

Registration is free, but places are limited. Please register here to attend the workshop.

The Materials and Analytical Sciences building is between the Physics and Chemistry departments, for exact location see the campus map.


11:15 – 11:45
MAS lobby
Coffee and Registration
11:45 – 12:15
MAS 2.06
Prof. Pat Unwin
Department of Chemistry, University of Warwick
"New views on the electrochemistry of sp2 carbon materials."
12:15 – 12:45
MAS 2.06
Prof. Robert Dryfe
School of Chemistry, University of Manchester
"Wetting, dispersion and interfacial properties of graphene (and graphite)"
12:45 – 13:15
MAS 2.06
Prof. Milo Shaffer
Department of Chemistry, Imperial College London
"A One-Step Route to Nanocarbide Processing, Assembly, and Application"
13:15 – 14:15
MAS lobby
Lunch and posters
14:15 – 14:30
MAS 2.06
Dr Mark Bissett
School of Materials, University of Manchester
"Electrochemical Energy Storage of 2D Transition Metal Dichalcogenides"
14:30 – 15:00
MAS 2.06
Dr Chaoying Wan
WMG, University of Warwick
"Geometry controllable, N/P/S-doped porous carbon nanocomposites for energy storage devices"
15:00 – 15:30
MAS 2.06
Prof. Robert Young
School of Materials, University of Manchester
"The micromechanics of reinforcement by nanoplatelets"
15:30 – 16:00
MAS lobby
Coffee and posters
16:00 – 17:00
Colloquium: Prof. Jonathan Coleman
School of Physics and CRANN, Trinity College Dublin
"Liquid phase exfoliation of van der Waals bonded nanomaterials; from tiny things to advanced applications"
17:00 – 18:00
MAS lobby
Drinks and Materials GRP Summer Project Posters

Poster Presentation

A poster session will run inbetween the talks and after the colloquium. There are prizes available for the two best posters.


For suggested travel plans, see the University's information page here.


For further information please contact Neil Wilson (neil dot wilson at warwick dot ac dot uk) or Alex Marsden (a dot marsden at warwick dot ac dot uk)