Tandem Seminar Global meeting
Here you find Area of Advance Materials Science new exciting seminars all connected to the challenges of the future.
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​This year's Tandem Webinars

Here you will find 2021 all Tandem Webinars. All the webinars can be watched afterwards via Chalmers Play. 
Watch 2021 year´s seminars on Chalmers Play:

25 February: TANDEM SEMINAR  –  MATERIALS FOR HEALTH
Materials for Health, 25 February, 2021.  Organizer: Chalmers Area of Advance Materials Science.
In this webinar we  have two presentations dedicated to materials for health.  One on the design of bioinks for 3D-printing of cell-laden constructs and one on the development of novel medical device surfaces to prevent infections.
  • Moderator: Maria Abrahamsson, Director of Materials Science Area of Advance 
  • Bioink Design for Printing of Unified, Multi-material Constructs, Sarah Heilshorn, Professor of Materials Science and Engineering and, by courtesy, of Bioengineering and of Chemical Engineering, Stanford University.
  • Materials preventing biomaterial associated infection. Martin Andersson, Professor of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Applied Surface Chemistry.Chalmers University of Technology.

26 March: TANDEM SEMINAR  –  MATERIALS FOR SOLAR ENERGY
Materials for Solar Energy, 26 March, 2021. Organizer: Chalmers Area of Advance Materials Science.
In this webinar we have two presentations dedicated to materials for solar energy conversion, specifically how we can manipulate the solar spectrum to make better use of it, will be covered. 
  • Moderator: Professor Paul Erhart Condensed Matter and Materials Theory, Department of Physics, Chalmers.
  • ScienceDeveloping solid-state photon upconverters based on sensitized triplet–triplet annihilation, Angelo Munguzzi, Associate Professor - Università Degli Studi Milano Bicocca - Materials Science Department.​
  • Toward solid state singlet fission: Insights from studies of Diphenylisobenzofuran−Semiconductors and Pentacene-decorated gels, Maria Abrahamsson, Professor of Physical Chemistry at the Department of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering at Chalmers University of Technology​.

27 April: TANDEM SEMINAR – MATERIALS FOR BATTERIES
It’s time for our third Tandem Webinar held by Chalmers Area of Advance Materials Science. 
In this tandem seminar we have two presentations dedicated to materials for batteries. Two hot topics will be covered, one on the use of digital twins for battery manufacturing and one on development and advanced modelling of battery electrolytes – from DFT to artificial intelligence. 
  • Moderator: Professor Leif Asp, Co-Director Area of Advance Materials Science
  • Digital Twin of Battery Manufacturing, Alejandro A.Franco, Professeur des Universités, Université de Picardie Jules Verne, Junior Member of Institut Universitaire de France.​ 
  • Advanced Modelling of Battery Electrolytes – From DFT to Artificial Intelligence, Patrik Johansson, Professor, Material Physic, Department of physics, Chalmers University of Technology.
Chalmers Play Tandem Webinar – Materials for batteries

4 May:  TANDEM WEBINAR – DESIGN FOR NEW SUSTAINABLE THERMOPLASTICS AND THEIR NANOCOMPOSITES
It’s time for our fourth Tandem Webinar held by Chalmers Area of Advance Materials Science. 
In this tandem seminar, we have two presentations dedicated to sustainable materials engineering. Two hot topics will be covered, one on the transfer of Chemistry from flask to extruder and one on the design of reactive extrusion methods for lignocellulosic nanocomposites towards large scale applications. This collaboration has been selected in 2020 by Genie Initiative at Chalmers.
  • Moderator: Professor Leif Asp, Co-director Area of Advance Materials Science
  • Transfer of Chemistry from flask to extruder. Rosica Mincheva, Research assistant at Laboratory of Polymeric and Composite Materials - University of Mons. 
  • Design of reactive extrusion methods for lignocellulosic nanocomposites towards large scale applications.  Giada Lo Re, Associate Professor, Engineering Materials, Department of Industrial and Materials Science, Chalmers University of Thecnology.
Chalmers Play: Tandem Webinar – Materials for ​new sustainabkle thermoplastic and their nanocomposite

17 September: TANDEM WEBINAR – High Entropy Alloys, Opportunities and Challenges
In this webinar we have two presentations dedicated to high entropy alloys, or compositionally complex alloys. We will cover the research frontier topic in the metallic materials community from two complementary aspects, one from experimental aspect focusing more on alloy development and structural/functional properties, and one from theoretical aspect addressing to functionality by design.

  • Moderator: Professor Leif Asp, Co-Director Area of Advance Materials Science
  • Alloyed pleasure: high entropy alloys, Professor Sheng Guo, Department of Industrial and Materials Science at Chalmers. 
  • Quantum-mechanics maps high entropy alloys, Professor Levente Vitos, Computational Material Design and head of Applied Materials Physics group at the Department of Materials Science and Engineering KTH.

19 November: TANDEM WEBINAR – Revolution in the ultraviolet spectrum.
In this webinar two scientists give us different perspectives and offer an exciting and dynamic discussion on a hot topic.
  • Moderator: Maria Abrahamsson, Director of Materials Science Area of Advance 
  • Tim Wernicke is leading III-N epitaxy laboratory of the Experimental Nanophysics and Photonics group at the Technische Universität Berlin and his research focuses on the epitaxy of AlGaN-based UV-LEDs and lasers.
  • Åsa Haglund is a Professor at the Deptartment of Microtechnology and Nanoscience at Chalmers University of Technology and her research group focuses on visible and UV vertical-cavity surface-emitting lasers, thin-film UV light-emitting diodes. 

25 November: TANDEM WEBINAR – Materials for future batteries
In this webinar, we have two presentations dedicated to materials for future batteries. Two hot topics are covered, one on high-performance materials based on nanoscopic building blocks, and one on carbon fibers for multifunctional composites.
  • Moderator: Professor Leif Asp, Co-Director Area of Advance Materials Science
  • High-performance materials based on nanoscopic building blocks: from composites to electrodes, Juan J. Vilatela, group leader at IMDEA Materials, centre for applied research, Madrid. Associate lecturer on Physics, Nanomaterials and Materials Science at the Madrid Polytechnic University and Carlos III University. ​
  • Carbon fibers for multifunctional composites​, Fang Liu is Associate Professor at the Department of Industrial and Materials Science, Chalmers University of Technology.
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