Energy Industry Fundamentals - Session 2
Wednesday, September 16, 2015
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Environment Hall Field Auditorium
**Registration is requested--see link in "Cost" category above.** Energy Industry Fundamentals (EIF) is a series of three primer sessions for students on various facets of the energy industry. Each session will feature presentations from a number of Duke faculty members, who will discuss their research in the context of the greater challenges that the energy industry faces. A variety of disciplines will be represented at each session, from economics and policy to business and technology and more. Session 2 faculty participants: 1. Innovation & Entrepreneurship Initiative; 2. Daniel Raimi (Energy Initiative), "Introduction to the Oil and Gas Sector"; 3. Jesko von Windheim (Nicholas School of the Environment), "Integration of Entrepreneurship and Academics at Duke"; 4. Mike Lynch (Biomedical Engineering, Pratt School of Engineering), "Engineering Biology, The Potential to Affect the Energy System"; 5. David Mitzi (Mechanical Engineering, Pratt School of Engineering), "New Materials Exploration for High-Performance Thin-Film Photovoltaics."