18 Jul 2012
Patenting Systems, Patentable Subject Matter, and Prior Art
Materials for Renewable Energy 18 Jul 2012 - 28 Jul 2012, 11:00-13:00, Ettore Majorana Foundation and Centre for Scientific Culture, Sicily-Italy
The International School of Solid State Physics presented the 56th Course"Materials for Renewable Energy” in Erice (Italy), from July 18th to 28th 2012. This course was sponsored by the Italian Ministry of Education, University and Scientific Research, the Materials Research Society and the European Materials Research Society. The event was hosted at the "Ettore Majorana Foundation and Centre for Scientific Culture”. The school reviewed critical materials issues for the production and storage of renewable and sustainable energy. The aim of the School was to present the state-of-the-art and future perspectives in this critical area. It was to bring together the international community of students, young scientists, and experts in a unique atmosphere for reciprocal benefits in terms of enthusiasm, knowledge and new ideas.