Full paper submission: Up to Novemver 01, 2017
Early Bird registration: Up to October 15, 2017
Regular registration: From October 16, 2017
Acceptance/Rejection Notification will be communicated within 10 to 15 days after your Paper Submission.
Conference language is English.
Each paper will be reviewed by at least by 2 independent experts from an international scientific committee.
All accepted Papers will be published in the special Issues Of the Conference.
Full Papers must be formatted according to the Publisher’s Template.
Manuscript must be of original research work and not published/under consideration in other conferences/journal.
Oral and poster submissions are treated equaly in terms of publication and ranking
Papers are reviewed on the basis that they do not contain plagiarized material.
Topic 1: Special Session: Hydrogen Energy & fuel cells
Production, storage, transmission, utilization, enabling technologies, environmental impact, economic, thermochemical, photochemical, electrochemical (fuel cells) and nuclear conversion of hydrogen, mechanical and electrical energies (applications in transportation, industrial, commercial and residential sectors).
Topic 2: Solar Energy: New Technologies & Advanced Material
Thin Film solar cells, Solar Cells/ Modules/PV-Systems. Organic-based PV, Polymer PV, dye-sensitized cells/modules. Integration in buildings and urban planning. Photochemical Solar Energy Conversion, Photo thermal Devices. Crystallization, Wafering, advanced production technologies for silicon and wafers. Manufacturing Issues and Processing, waste treatment, safety. Microelectronics for Photovoltaic. Characterization of materials and devices, testing, measurements, quality and aging, reliability aspects. PV Materials, New Materials, Nanomaterials, Nanotechnologies, new Design/Concepts for PV Cells and Modules, Modeling and simulation, Semiconductors, III-V & concentrator cells .
Topic 3: Other Renewable Sources of Energy
Smart grids; Innovative systems with storage, Power electronics, Power Quality issues, solar panel. Optimization techniques. Energy Storage-Saving-Management; Engineering Technologies & solutions, Energy Transmission and Distribution, Production and Efficiency. Electricity Networks of the Future, Power and Energy Generation. Wind energy; Offshore wind energy-Potential, challenges and state-of-the-art, Technical developments. Bioenergy; Conversion technologies, Operational & logistical challenges, Techno-economic, biomass & waste. Biofuels; Biorefinery, Thermochemical & Biochemical conversion. Hydropower; Technology, Integrated water and energy management. Marine; Salinity difference power source. Hybrid and Integrated Systems.
Topic 4: Management, Sustainability and Environmental Quality
Energy Policy, Planning & Management laws. Building Management Systems, Smart Grid, Smart metering, Industrial waste treatment management, Air pollution control and equipment, Environmental technologies and Contribution sustainability, Climate Change, Emissions and Global Warming, Sustainable built environment, Ecotoxicity. Sustainable development and planning, Natural resources management, Soil contamination and recovery, Landscape development and management, Green economy, Future Markets, Business Opportunities.
Topic 5: Debate on Climate Change, Economy and Sustainable Development