Preliminary programme

Location: Leiden university, faculty of science, new Gorlaeus building, seminar room GM 4.13

Morning session (LMCat consortium talks): 15 min talks & 10 min Q&A

09:00 - 09:15 Opening and welcome

09:15 - 09:40 Mehdi Saedi, Irene Groot (Leiden University, The Netherlands)
Introduction to LMCat project  (Abstract)

09:40 - 10:05 Marc de Voogd, Arthur Sjardin, Gertjan van Baarle (Leiden Probe Microscopy B.V., The Netherlands)
LMCat reactor development

10:05 - 10:30 Maciej Jankowski, Gilles Renaud (CEA / Institute for Nanoscience and Cryogenics, France)
In situ optical microscopy on LMCats

10:30 - 10:50 Coffee/tea break

10:50 - 11:15 Francesco La Porta, Oleg Konovalov (European Synchrotron Radiation Facility / ID10, France)
In situ X-ray scattering on LMCat

11:15 - 11:40 Anastasios Manikas, Christos Tsakonas, Marinos Dimitropoulos, Costas Galiotis (University of Patras, Greece)
In situ Raman on LMCat & ex situ results

11:40 - 12:05 Mie Andersen, Juan Santiago Cingolani, Karsten Reuter (Technical University of Munich, Germany)
Ab initio thermodynamics and molecular dynamics simulations of graphene growth on liquid Cu  (Abstract)

12:05 - 13:05 Lunch break

Afternoon session (Invited talks): 30 min talks & 10 min Q&A

13:05 - 13:45 Christian Papp (Friedrich-Alexander University, Germany)
Catalysis with liquid metal alloys  (Abstract)

13:45 - 14:25 Piotr Kula (Lodz University of Technology, Poland)
Industrially scaled metallurgical graphene manufacturing  (Abstract)

14:25 - 14:45 Coffee/tea break

14:45 - 15:25 Vesselin Paunov (University of Hull, UK)
Personal research (including colloid interactions at liquid interfaces)

15:25 - 16:05 Oleg Shpyrko (University of California San Diego, USA)
Personal research (including X-ray scattering on liquid metals)

16:05 - 16:25 Coffee/tea break

16:25 - 17:05 Günther Rupprechter (Vienna University of Technology, Austria)
In situ surface spectroscopy and microscopy of zirconia based model catalysts  (Abstract)

17:05 - 17:45 Volker Deringer (Cambridge University, UK)
Modelling amorphous materials with machine-learning-driven interatomic potentials

17:45 - 18:30 Closing and break

18:30 - 20:30 Dinner