Workshop ‘Contemplating 20 Years of Organic Electronics’, Friday July 12, 2019.

The agenda :

Scientific Program

Contemplating 20 Years of Organic Electronics

Amphitéâtre Marie-Curie, University of Mons, Place du Parc 20, 7000 Mons, Belgium

 Friday July 12, 2019

9am: Welcome. Philippe Dubois, Rector of UMONS

9:15-9:45am: Zhigang Shuai (Tsinghua U), ‘Modeling Transport in Functional Organic and 2D Materials’

9:45am-10:15am: Seth Marder (GTech), ‘My Life with JLB: Vignettes on the Interplay on Theory and Experimental in the Design of Conjugated Materials’

10:15am-10:40am: Coffee Break

10:40am-11:10am: Antoine Kahn (Princeton), ‘Electronic Structure of Organic and Metal Halide Perovskite Semiconductor Films:  Theoreticians at the Rescue of Experimentalists

11:10am-11:40am: Yves Geerts (ULB Brussels), ‘Molecular Semiconductors: Dead End or Bright Future?’

11:40am-12:10am: Zhenan Bao (Stanford), ‘Stretchable Organic Electronics’

12:10am-2:00pm: Lunch at University Restaurant

2:00pm-2:30pm: Bert Meijer (TU Eindhoven), ‘From Chiral Architectures to Functional Conjugated Materials: Lessons Learned from Professor Jean-Luc Brédas’

 2:30pm-3:00pm: Ron Chance (GTech),Jean-Luc: The Early Years in a Foreign Land

 3:00pm-3:30pm: Dan Frisbie (U. Minnesota), ‘Defects, Strain, and Correlated Electronic Disorder in Crystalline Organic Semiconductors’

3:30pm-3:55pm: Coffee Break

3:55pm-4:25pm: Chad Risko (U. Kentucky), ‘Building Materials from Molecules’

4:25pm-4:55pm: Egbert Zojer (TU Graz), ‘The impact of Polar Layers on the Electronic Properties of Organic/Inorganic Hybrid Interfaces’

4:55pm-5:25pm: Veaceslav Coropceanu (GTech), ‘Theoretical Description of the Electronic and Optical Processes in Organic Solar Cells’

5:25pm Closing remarks and farewell party