Events: Space, Earth and Environment, Energi och miljö, Rymd- och geovetenskap events at Chalmers University of TechnologyTue, 28 Sep 2021 11:19:06 +0200 thesis presentation, Percy Braganza and Ritesh Satish Pawar<p>Online</p><p>​Competition for forest resources - The role of biomass and biofuels in decarbonizing the Swedish industry sector​</p><div><span style="background-color:initial">Percy Braganza, </span><span style="background-color:initial">Sustainable Energy Systems, </span><span style="background-color:initial">Ritesh Satish Pawar, </span><span style="background-color:initial">Product Development, </span><span style="background-color:initial">pre</span><span style="background-color:initial">sent their </span><span style="background-color:initial">master’s thesis work “Competition for forest resources - The role of biomass and biofuels in decarbonizing the Swedish industry sector</span><span style="background-color:initial">”, at the Department of Space, Earth and Environment.</span><br /></div> <div><br /></div> <div>Examiner/Supervisor:  Prof. Filip Johnsson</div> <div><span style="background-color:initial">Supervisor:  PhD Johan Rootzén</span></div> <div><div>Opponent 1: Shibin Raj Nair</div> <div>Opponent 2: Fu-siang Syu</div> <div><br /></div> <span style="background-color:initial"></span></div> <div><a href="">Join the presentation via Zoom</a>. </div> Defence Sebastien Pissot<p>Online</p><p>​Strategies for Complete Recovery of Carbon in Dual Fluidized Bed Gasifiers</p>​<span style="background-color:initial">Sebastién Pissot will defend his thesis: &quot;Strategies for Complete Recovery of Carbon in Dual Fluidized Bed Gasifiers&quot;. </span>​<span style="background-color:initial">Sebastién Pissot is a PhD Student at the division of </span><span style="background-color:initial">Energy Technology, </span><span style="background-color:initial">at the Department of Space, Earth and Environment.</span><div><br /></div> <div>Supervisor: Martin Seemann</div> <div>Examiner: Henrik Thunman</div> <div>Faculty examiner: Weihong Yang, Researcher, Materials science and engineering, KTH Royal Institute of Technology<span></span><span></span></div> <div><br /></div> <div><a href="">Read the thesis and find zoom link for online defense here</a>. </div> <span style="background-color:initial">Contact </span><span style="background-color:initial"><a href="">Sebastién​</a> </span><span style="background-color:initial">if you wish to receive a password for the online defense.</span> 2021<p>RunAn, conference hall, Chalmersplatsen 1, Kårhuset</p><p>​During the conference Space Forum 2021, trends and news within space activities are discussed.</p>​<span style="background-color:initial">Welcome to </span><span style="background-color:initial">Space Forum 2021 in Gothenburg. </span><span style="background-color:initial">During Space Forum 2021, trends and news within space activities are discussed.</span><div>The conference places space activities in a larger context, including sustainability, and broadens the circle of organizations and people who are involved in the field.</div> <span style="background-color:initial">During the autumn and in parallel with the conference, several space-themed events are taking place in Gothenburg.</span><div><br /></div> <div>Among the speakers are: Anna Rathsman, Director General, Swedish Space Agency, David Parker, Director, European Space Agency och Matilda Ernkrans, Minister of Higher Education and Research. </div> <div><br /></div> <div><a href="">Read more on Rymdforum's official website​</a>. </div> <div>​</div> Seminar, 13 Oct 2021<p>Online</p><p>​​The First IDDRR Seminar, 2021, International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction​</p><div><span style="background-color:initial">The first seminar for International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction(IDDRR) will be organised online, 13 October, 2021, to mark the <a href="">International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction</a> </span></div> <div><span style="background-color:initial">The online event will focus on disaster mechanisms and risk governance. </span></div> <div><span style="background-color:initial">You will receive zoom link and password when you register. </span></div> <div><span style="background-color:initial"><br /></span></div> <div><span style="color:rgb(33, 33, 33);font-family:inherit;font-size:16px;font-weight:600;background-color:initial">Registrat​ion</span><br /></div> <p class="chalmersElement-P"><span><a href="">​Registration is now open, click here to register​</a> </span></p> <p class="chalmersElement-P"><span><br /></span></p> <div><span style="background-color:initial;font-family:inherit;color:rgb(33, 33, 33);font-size:16px;font-weight:600">Progra</span><span style="background-color:initial;font-family:inherit;color:rgb(33, 33, 33);font-size:16px;font-weight:600">mme</span></div> <div><span style="background-color:initial">All the time slots are in Central European Summer Time, CEST, UTC + 2.</span></div> <div><ul><li><span>13:00-13:45, &quot;Climate refugees&quot;, disaster risk reduction and the law. - Miriam Cullen</span>, Copenhagen University</li> <li><span>13:45-14:30, Disasters &amp; Gender-based Violence: a gender lens to improve Disaster Risk Reduction - Virginie Le Masson</span>, UCL</li> <li><span>14:30-15:15, Worldfloods: towards improved disaster response using small satellites with onboard machine learning - Josh Veitch-Michaelis, </span>University of Wisconsin-Madison</li> <li><span>15:15-15:30, Break</span></li> <li><span>15:30-16:15, How sustainable is the water supply in Sub-Saharan Africa? - Luuk Rietveld, </span>Tu Delft</li> <li><span>16:15-17:00, How Do Earthquakes Converse? - Ross Stein</span><span></span>, USGS &amp; Stanford University​, ​</li></ul></div> <div><br /></div> <div><span style="color:rgb(33, 33, 33);font-family:inherit;font-size:16px;font-weight:600;background-color:initial">More info about the speakers: </span><br /></div> <div><br /></div> <a href=""><div>Miriam Cullen, Copenhagen University</div> </a><div>Miriam Cullen is Assistant Professor of Climate and Migration Law at Copenhagen University. Her research examines the connections between law and governance, and people displaced for climate-related reasons. </div> <div><br /></div> <div><a href="">Virginie Le Masson, UCL</a><br /></div> <div>Virginie Le Masson is a Geographer by training, and one of the Co-Directors of the IRDR Centre for Gender and Disaster at UCL. Her research looks at gender inequalities and violence-related risks in places affected by environmental changes and disasters. </div> <div><div><br /></div> <div><a href=""><strong>Josh Veitch-Michaelis, </strong><span style="background-color:initial"><b>University of Wisconsin-Madison</b></span>​</a><strong style="background-color:initial"> </strong></div> <div>Josh Veitch-Michaelis is an Assistant Researcher at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and he is the current South Pole Winterover for IceCube Neutrino Observatory at Antarctica. His researches include computer vision, machine learning, remote sensing, and their applications. <a href=""><div style="display:inline !important">His recent project ml4floods can be found </div></a></div> <a href=""><div><span style="background-color:initial">here</span></div></a><div><span style="background-color:initial"><br /></span></div> <div><a href=""><span style="background-color:initial"><strong>Luuk Rietveld,</strong></span><span style="background-color:initial"><b> Tu Delft</b></span></a><span style="background-color:initial"><b> </b></span></div> <span></span><div>Luuk Rietveld is a Professor of Drinking Water &amp; Urban Water Cycle Technology and is also Chairman of the Department of Water Management at Tu Delft. His research activities focus on integration and innovation in the Urban Water Cycle and Drinking Water supply, and he has extensive experience in Africa.</div></div> <div><br /></div> <div><a href="">Ross Stein, USGS &amp; Stanford University​</a>, </div> <div>Ross Stein is a Consulting Professor of Geophysics at Stanford University, a Scientist Emeritus at the United States Geological Survey, and the cofounder and CEO of Temblor. He studies how earthquakes interact by the transfer of stress. </div> <div><br /></div> <div><div><span style="color:rgb(33, 33, 33);font-family:inherit;font-size:16px;font-weight:600;background-color:initial">Organizing committe​​e: </span><br /></div></div> <div> <div>Yiting Cai, Rüdiger Haas, Maxime Mouyen</div> <div><span style="background-color:initial;color:rgb(33, 33, 33);font-family:inherit;font-size:16px;font-weight:600"><br /></span></div> <div><span style="background-color:initial;color:rgb(33, 33, 33);font-family:inherit;font-size:16px;font-weight:600">Host organization:</span></div> <div>Department of Space, Earth, and Environment, Chalmers University</div></div> <div><span style="background-color:initial"><br /></span></div> <h3 class="chalmersElement-H3"><span>Collaborators: </span></h3> <div><span style="background-color:initial">IRDR Centre for Gender and Disaster, UCL</span><br /></div> <div>Faculty of Law, University of Copenhagen</div> for a New Sustainable and Flexible Energy System<p>Online</p><p>​On Wednesday, June 23, experts and companies will meet in a webinar &quot;New Energy Landscape Series Season 2 | ZEHTC: Testbed for a New Sustainable and Flexible Energy System​&quot;.</p>​​<span style="font-weight:700">​Read more and register on</span> <a href=""><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/images/icgen.gif" alt="" /></a><br /><span style="background-color:initial"><br /><span style="font-weight:700">Moderator</span></span><div><ul><li>Vanessa Jeffery, Managing Director - SS&amp;A Power Consultancy</li></ul></div> <div><br /></div> <div><span style="font-weight:700">Speakers</span></div> <div><ul><li>Hans Holmstroem, Managing Director - Siemens Energy AB</li> <li>Fredrik Lundström, Program Manager - Swedish Energy Agency</li> <li>F<span style="background-color:initial">ilip</span><span style="background-color:initial"></span><span style="background-color:initial"></span><span style="background-color:initial"> Johnsson, Professor, Department of Space, Earth and Environment, Energy Technology - Chalmers University</span></li> <li>P<span style="background-color:initial">ritil</span><span style="background-color:initial"></span><span style="background-color:initial"></span><span style="background-color:initial"> Gunjan, Associate Director - Guidehouse​</span></li></ul></div>