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National Research Council (US) Chemical Sciences Roundtable. Bioinspired Chemistry for Energy: A Workshop Summary to the Chemical Sciences Roundtable. Washington (DC): National Academies Press (US); 2008.

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Bioinspired Chemistry for Energy: A Workshop Summary to the Chemical Sciences Roundtable.

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AWorkshop Agenda

MONDAY, MAY 14, 2007
8:00 Introduction, Douglas Ray, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
8:15 Overview, John Turner, National Renewable Energy Laboratory
Plenary Session: Federal Government Perspective on Bioinspired Chemistry for Energy
8:55 Perspective from DOE Office of Basic Energy Sciences, Eric Rohlfing, Department of Energy
9:10 Developments in BioInspired Chemistry for Energy Systems Funded by the Chemistry Division at NSF, Michael Clarke, National Science Foundation
9:25 Perspective from NSF Division of Chemical, Bioengineering, Environmental, and Transport Systems, Judy Raper, National Science Foundation
9:40 Perspective from NIH National Institute of General Medical Science, Peter Preusch, National Institutes of Health
Plenary Session: Industry Perspective on Bioinspired Chemistry for Energy
10:05 Henry Bryndza, DuPont
10:35 Brent Erickson, Biotechnology Industry Organization
11:05 Magdalena Ramirez, BP
11:35 Open Discussion, Sharon Haynie, DuPont (Moderator)
Technical Session: Fundamental Aspects of Bioinspired Chemistry for Energy
1:30 Hydrogen-processing catalysts for replacement of platinum in fuel cell electrodes: hydrogenases, Marcetta Darensbourg, Texas A&M University
2:00 The Lesson from the Hydrogenases? New Chemistry (Happens to be Strategic), Thomas Rauchfuss, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
2:30 Self-Assembly of Artificial Photosynthetic Systems for Solar Energy Conversion, Michael Wasielewski, Northwestern University and Argonne National Laboratory
3:15 Sustained Water Oxidation by Bioinspired Catalysts: The Real Thing Now, Charles Dismukes, Princeton University
3:45 Open Discussion, Sharon Haynie, DuPont (Moderator)
4:20 Concluding Remarks, Sharon Haynie, DuPont
Evening Session
4:30-7:30 Poster Session
TUESDAY, MAY 15, 2007
8:00 Opening Remarks, Leonard Buckley, NRL
Plenary Session: Academic Perspective on Bioinspired Chemistry
8:05 Solar Fuels: A Reaction Chemistry of Renewable Energy, Daniel Nocera, MIT
8:50 Open Discussion
Technical Session: Robust Implementation of Bioinspired Catalysts
9:25 Mimicking Photosynthetic Energy Transduction, Thomas Moore, Arizona State University
9:55 Biological Transformations for Energy Production: An Overview of Biofuel Cells, G. Tayhas Palmore, Brown University
10:40 Bioinspired Initiatives at DuPont, Mark Emptage, DuPont
11:10 Open Discussion, Leonard Buckley (Moderator)
11:40 Concluding Remarks, Leonard Buckley, NRL
12:00 Workshop Adjourns
Copyright © 2008, National Academy of Sciences.
Bookshelf ID: NBK4083


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