Confirmed Speakers and the Titles of their Lectures

Shin-ichi Aoqui, SOJO University, Japan

  • Application of atmospheric pressure plasma technology for overall environment of agricultural products upbringing in Japan

Masakazu Anpo (Co-authors: Bo Wang and Xinchen Wang), Osaka Prefecture University Osaka, Japan and Fuzhou University, P. R. China 

  • Current Development of Visible Light-responsible Graphic Carbon Nitride(g-C3N4) and Hexagonal Boron Carbon Nitride (BCN) Photocatalysts 

Detlef Bahnemann, Leibniz University Hannover, Germany and Saint-Petersburg State University, Russia

  • Catalytic vs. photocatalytic processes on TiO2 surfaces: an isotopic and FTIR study

Miray Bekbolet (Co-authors: Nazli Turkten, Dila Kaya, Ceyda S. Uyguner-Demirel, Ayse Tomruk), Bogazici University, Turkey

  • An investigation on mechanism of bacterial cell wall damage duringTiO2 photocatalysis: an ATR-FTIR spectroscopic study

Chuncheng Chen, Institute of Chemistry, The Chinese Academy of Sciences, P. R. China

  • Understanding the photocatalytic process at molecular level

Yu-Wen Chen, National Central University, Taiwan 

  • Phtocatalytic antibacteria on Ag/ CeO2-TiO2 thin film

Zekiye Cinar, Yildiz Technical University, Turkey

  • TBA

Olinda Coelho Monteiro, University of Lisbon, Portugal

  • TBA

Juan Carlos Colmenares, Institute of Physical Chemistry, Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland

  • Selective semiconductor photocatalysis through microflow chemistry: a green approach for organic synthesis

Wenxin Dai, Fuzhou University, P. R. China

  • CO2 methanation promotion with H2-O2 pretreatment over Ru/TiOunder light irradiation

Dionysios D. Dionysiou, University of Cincinnati, USA

  • Sulfate Radical-based advanced oxidation technologies: state-of-the art

Akira Fujishima, Tokyo University of Science, Japan

  • Recent progress in photocatalysis

Chantal Guillard, Research Institute for Catalysis and Environment of Lyon, IRCELYON, France

  • Combination of photocatalysis and other processes: can we expect synergy?

Anett Georgi, UFZ, Germany

  • Combined adsorption/oxidation approach for contaminant removal using persulfate as oxidant

Michael R. Hoffmann, California Institute of Technology, USA

  • TBA

Su-Il In, Daegu Gyeongbuk Institute of Science and Technology (DGIST), South Korea

  • Efficient solar light CO2 conversion to hydrocarbon fuels

Nilsun H. Ince, Bogazici University, Institute of Environmental Sciences, Istanbul, Turkey

  • Photo- and sono-catalytic oxidation of PPCPs with nanoparticles of sepiolite

Mats Jonsson (Co-author: Valentina Leandri), KTH Royal Insitute of Technology, Sweden

  • Comparison of chemical probes for quantification of photocatalytic activity​​

Peter Kelly (Co-author: Marina Ratova), Manchester Metropolitan University, United Kingdom

  • Development and testing of magnetron sputtered solar active photocatalysts for water treatment

Ladislav Kavan, J. Heyrovsky Institute of Physical Chemistry, Czech Republic

  • Perovskite And dye-sensitized solar cells: what can we learn from electrochemistry?

Juan Kiwi, EPFL, Switzerland

  • TBA

Ewa Kowalska, Hokkaido University, Japan

  • Titania P25: A Historical Brief, the Status Quo and Prospects

Lev N. Krasnoperov, New Jersey Institute of Technology, USA

  • Reactions in non-thermal plasma and atmospheric chemistry

Byeong-Kyu Lee, University of Ulsan, South Korea

  • Fabrication and application of WO3 as highly-efficient photocatalysts for solar energy utilization

Wan In Lee, Inha University, South Korea

  • Size-Dependent Plasmonic Effects in Photocatalytic Reactions

Hexing Li, Shanghai Normal University, P. R. China

  • TBA

Hong Liu, Guangzhou University, P. R. China

  • Kinetic investigation of oxygen reduction reaction in water treatment system

Gongxuan Lu, Lanzhou Institute of Chemical Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, P.R. China

  • The inhibition of hydrogen and oxygen recombination by halogen atoms and its effect on over-all water splitting over Pt-TiO2

Gilles Mailhot, Université Clermont Auvergne, France

  • Use of iron species in advanced oxidation processes for water treatment

Claudio Minero, University of Turin, Italy

  • TBA

Antoni W. Morawski, West Pomeranian University of Technology, Poland

  • Surface modification of titanium dioxide with APTES and their application for photodegradation of phenol

Bunsho Ohtani, Hokkaido University, Japan

  • Understanding heterogeneous photocatalysis: novel concepts to go beyond band-structure model

David Ollis, North Carolina State University, USA

  • Kinetics of photocatalyzed reactions: five lessons learned

Pierre Pichat, CNRS/Ecole Centrale de Lyon, France

  • TBA

Joseph Rabani, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel

  • TBA

Tijana Rajh, Argonne National Laboratory, USA

  • TBA

Slavcho Rakovsky (Co-author: Vessela Kancheva ), Institute of Catalysis, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Bulgaria

  • AOTs in cleaning of waters and improvement of human health

Jian-Wen Shi, Xi’an Jiaotong University, Xi’an, Shaanxi, P. R. China

  • Boosting photocatalytic hydrogen evolution from water splitting by the construction of Z-scheme system

Weihua Song, Fudan University, P. R. China

  • Kinetic study of hydroxyl and sulfate radical-mediated oxidation of pharmaceuticals in wastewater effluents

Wey Yang Teoh, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong S. A. R.

  • Gold clusters-based photocatalysts for the abatement of endocrine disruptors under visible light

Ayse Tomruk (Co-authors: N. Cemre Birben, Ezgi Lale, Nazli Turkten,  Ceyda S. Uyguner-Demirel, and Miray Bekbolet), Bogazici University, Turkey

  • An inestigation on mechanism of bacterial inactivation via TiO2 photocatalysis: Endotoxin Release

Peter Christian Kjærgaard Vesborg, Technical University of Denmark, Denmark

  • TBA

David Waite, University of New South Wales, Australia

  • Cost effective AOTs for degradation of recalcitrant organic compounds in wastewaters

Yuping Wang, Nanjing Normal University, P. R. China

  • Synthesis and photocatalytic activity of bismuth titanate and titania composites

Xinchen Wang, Fuzhou University, P. R. China

  • Carbon nitride polymers for sustainable photoredox catalysis

Shaobin Wang, Curtin University, Australia

  • Co-based graphitic carbon nitride for photocatalytic water oxidation

Po Keung Wong, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, China

  • Advances in photocatalytic disinfection

Jeffrey Chi-Sheng Wu, National Taiwan University, Taiwan

  • Simultaneous Photocatalytic Production of Hydrogen and Photodegradation of Organic Wastewater by Sunlight

Hiromi Yamashita, Osaka University, Japan

  • Design of plasmonic catalysts for efficient H2 production from hydrogen carrier molecule

Shozo Yanagida, Osaka University, Japan

  • Theoretical verification of photo-oxidation of water to HOOH, not to O2  on nano-crystlline TiO2

Shu Yin, Tohoku UNiversity, Japan

  • Solvothermal synthesis of TiO2-xNy/TiO2-xFy composite and its enhanced visible light induced photocatalytic DeNOx ability

Jiaguo Yu, Wuhan University of Technology, P. R. China  

  •  Design and fabrication of oxide-based direct Z-scheme photocatalyst

Ying Yu, Central China Normal University, P . R. China

  • TBA

Jinlong Zhang, East China University of Science and Technology, P. R. China

  • Modifications of Porous Ti-based Photocatalysts and Applied in CO2 Photocatalytic Reduction towards Selective CH4 Generation

Pengyi Zhang, Tsinghua University, P. R. China

  • Indoor VOCs degradation by 185 nm UV photocatalysis

Qinghong Zhang, Donghua University, P. R. China

  • Photocatalytic thin films for photoelectrochemical measurement of chemical oxygen demand

Shujuan Zhang, Nanjing University, P. R. China

  • Redox conversion of arsenide and nitrate in the UV/Quinone processes

Bian Zhenfeng, Shanghai Normal University, P. R. China

  • Study on the mechanism of piezoelectric potential driven charge separation for catalytic purification of environmental pollutants

Yongfa Zhu, Tsinghua University, P. R. China

  • TBA