2015 News

November, 2015

Prof. Monroe gave a talk, "Electrothermal Modeling of Large-Format Prismatic LFP Cells," at the UK Energy Storage Conference in Birmingham, UK.

October, 2015

Gulin Vardar gave a talk, "Discharge Product Characterization for Magnesium/Oxygen Electrochemical Energy Storage," at the International Symposium on Clusters and Nanomaterials in Richmond, VA.

October, 2015

Gulin Vardar gave a talk, "Discharge and Recharge Characteristics in a Mg/O2 Battery with a Mixed-Phase Discharge Product," at the 228th Electrochemical Society Conference in Phoenix, AZ.

October, 2015

Lucas Griffith gave a talk, "Morphology Progression of Electrodeposited Li2O2 during Charging of Li/O2 Batteries," at the 228th Electrochemical Society Conference in Phoenix, AZ.

October, 2015

James Saraidaridis, Tianhong Hou, and Priyamvada Goyal joined the group as D.Phil students.

October, 2015

Prof. Monroe gave a talk, "Elucidating lithium/oxygen battery performance through discharge experiments and simulations," at University of Warwick in Coventry, UK.

August, 2015

Saeed Khaleghi Rahimian gave a talk, "Continuum-Scale Electrochemical Modeling of a Na/O2 Battery," at the 250th ACS Annual Meeting in Boston, MA.

July, 2015

Gulin Vardar gave a talk, "Evidence for a Mixed-Phase Discharge Product and Superoxide-Mediated Discharge Pathway in a Mg/O2 Battery," at the ECS Conference on Electrochemical Energy Storage & Conversion with SOFC-XIV in Glasgow, Scotland.

July, 2015

Jing Liu gave a talk, "Elucidating Li/O2 Battery Performance by Comparing Cell-Level Models with Experiments," at the ECS Conference on Electrochemical Energy Storage & Conversion with SOFC-XIV in Glasgow, Scotland.

July, 2015

James Saraidaridis gave a talk, "Organic Active Species for Nonaqueous Redox Flow Batteries," at the ECS Conference on Electrochemical Energy Storage & Conversion with SOFC-XIV in Glasgow, Scotland.

June, 2015

Saeed Khaleghi Rahimian got a job at A123 Systems.

May, 2015

Saber and Howie passed their preliminary examination.

May, 2015

Priyamvada Goyal passed the DCE.

May, 2015

Lucas Griffith gave a talk, "Dependence of Discharge Product Morphology on Discharge Rate in Li-O2 Batteries," at the 2015 Chemical Engineering Symposium in Ann Arbor, MI.

April, 2015

Priyamvada Goyal gave a talk, "Transport in Constrained Polymer-Electrolyte Membranes," at the 2015 Spring AIChE Meeting in Austin, TX.
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March, 2015

Prof. Monroe gave a talk, "Modeling Lithium/Oxygen Batteries to Rationalize Cell Performance," at The University of Oxford in Oxford, UK.

March, 2015

Prof. Monroe gave a talk, "Multicomponent transport in membranes for redox flow batteries," at American Physical Society March Meeting in San Antonio, TX.

January, 2015

Prof. Monroe gave a talk, "Understanding Li/O2 cells: operating mechanisms and performance-limiting factors," at University of South Carolina in Columbia, SC.

January, 2015

Jing Liu successfully defended her dissertation, "Characterizing Metal/O2 Batteries with Multiphase Continuum-Scale Models".