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Argonne Outloud: The Solar Energy Challenge

Series 
Argonne Outloud Public Lecture Series
Presenter 
Seth Darling (CNM)
June 14, 2012 6:30PM to 8:00PM
Location 
Building 402, Auditorium
Type 
Seminar

Argonne OutLoud, Argonne's new public lecture series, presents "The Solar Energy Challenge" by Seth Darling (CNM), Thursday, June 14, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at the Building 402 Auditorium.

See below for the itinerary:

  • Reception: 6:30 - 7:00 p.m.
  • Talk: 7:00 - 7:30 p.m.
  • Q&A: 7:30 - 8:00 p.m.

Abstract:
To better understand the current and future role of solar energy, Argonne’s Seth Darling will frame the global energy supply and demand outlook over the next 40 years while examining potential energy sources from a feasibility and sustainability perspective. He will also discuss the promise and challenges of solar energy while providing a broad overview of related research taking place at Argonne as well as his group’s work on organic solar cells.