Confirmed Speakers

    • Kuzhikalail Abraham, E-kem Sciences
    • Michel Armand, CIC Energigune
    • Doron Aurbach, Bar-Ilan University
    • Palani Balaya, National University of Singapore
    • Céline Barchasz, CEA
    • Corsin Battaglia, EMPA
    • Adam Best, CRISO Manufacturing
    • Jan Bitenc, NIC
    • Daniel Brandell, Uppsala University
    • Clément Caironi, BioLogic SAS
    • Pieremanuele Canepa, NUS
    • Dany Carlier, Université de Bordeaux
    • Montse Casas-Cabanas, CIC Energigune
    • Gerbrand Ceder, University of California at Berkeley
    • Raphaële Clément, University of California Santa Barbara
    • Laurence Croguennec, Université de Bordeaux
    • Marie Liese Doublet, University Montpellier
    • Kristina Edström, Uppsala University
    • Max Fichtner, KIT
    • Maria Forsyth, Deakin University
    • Alejandro Franco, CNRS, UPJV, Amiens
    • Hubert Gasteiger, TU Munchen
    • Nuria Garcia-Araez, Southampton University
    • Clare Grey, University of Cambridge
    • Alexis Grimaud, College de France
    • Dominique Guyomard, IMN, CNRS-Université de Nantes
    • Rong Hao, Byd Company Ltd.
    • Jihyun Hong, Korea Institute of Science and Technology (KIST)
    • Sun Huajun, BYD
    • Changmook Hwang, SK Innovation
    • Jurgen Janek, Giessen University
    • Patrik Johansson, Chalmers University
    • Christopher Johnson, Argonne National Laboratory (ANL)
    • Byoungwoo Kang, POSTECH Korea
    • Kisuk Kang, Seoul National University
    • Yong-Mook Kang, Korea University
    • Ryoji Kanno, Tokyo Institute of Technology
    • Shinichi Komaba, Tokyo University of Science
    • Robert Kostecki, Berkeley National Laboratory
    • Shinichi Kumakura, Umicore Japan
    • Jordan Lampert, Basf Corporation
    • Margaud Lécuyer, Bluesolutions
    • Hong Li, Institute of Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences
    • Yangxing Li, Huawei
    • Boryann Liaw, Idaho National Laboratory
    • Jun Liu, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
    • Brett Lucht, University of Rhode Island
    • Arumugam Manthiram, UT Austin
    • Rebeca Marcila, Instituto IMDEA Energia
    • Christian Masquelier, Université de Picardie Jules Verne
    • Mathieu Morcrette, Université de Picardie Jules Verne
    • Peter Novak, PSI
    • Stefano Passerini, Helmholtz Institute UlM
    • Kristin Persson, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
    • Tobias Placke, University of Münster
    • Alexandre Ponrouch, ICMAB
    • Zhang Qiang, Tsinghua University
    • Hikari Sakaebe, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST)
    • Kim See, Caltech
    • Y. Shirley Meng, University of California San Diego
    • Venkat Srinivasan, Argonne National Laboratory
    • Tejs Vegge, DTU
    • Marnix Wagemaker, Delft University of Technolog
    • Stanley Whittingham, Binghamton University
    • Margret Wohlfahrt-Mehrens, Zentrum für Sonnenenergie-und Wasserstoff-Forschung (ZSW)
    • Vanessa Wood, ETH Zurich
    • Nae-Lih Wu, National Taiwan University
    • Jie Xiao, PNNL
    • Atsuo Yamada, University of Tokyo
    • Yuki Yamada, The University of Tokyo
    • Yong Yang, Xiamen University
    • Jihui Yang, University of Washington
    • K.M. Abraham: Prospects and limits of rechargeable lithium metal anode batteries
    • Michel Armand: New Hosts and Solutes for LIBs and Li°Bs
    • Doron Aurbach: Challenges in On-Line Analysis of Composite Intercalation Electrodes: The Use of EQCM-D for In-Situ Monitoring Mechanical Degradation Processes In Operating Battery Electrodes
    • Palani Balaya: Designing high performance P3-type layered oxide cathode material for Na-ion batteries
    • Céline Barchasz: Operando characterization of lithium/sulfur batteries and lithium metal anodes
    • Corsin Battaglia: Closo-borate electrolyte for all-solid-state batteries
    • Adam Best: The science and engineering of structural batteries – but are they practical solution?
    • Jan Bitenc: Organic cathode materials for multivalent rechargeable batteries
    • Daniel Brandell: The next generation of solid polymer electrolytes
    • Clément Caironi: New tools to discriminate quality of EIS measurements on battery
    • Pieremanuele Canepa: Identifying Protecting Coating Materials for Mg Batteries
    • Dany Carlier: Insight on the Local structure and Electronic Structure of Positive Electrode Materials for Na-ion batteries through Solid State NMR
    • Montse Casas-Cabanas: Disorder parametrization in battery materials using X-ray scattering techniques
    • Gerbrand Ceder: Morphological and chemical stability issues at interfaces in solid state batteries
    • Raphaële Clément: Local processes in rocksalt oxyfluoride cathodes from solid-state NMR and theory
    • Laurence Croguennec: The redox paradox of vanadium at the origin of the electrochemical behavior of LiVPO4F1-yOy and Na3V2(PO4)2F3-yOy
    • Mickael Dolle: When todays Li-ion batteries surge can become tomorrow’s solution
    • Marie-Liesse Doublet: Electrolyte Stability/Reactivity at Li/Mg-Ion Battery Interfaces: A grand canonical DFT approach
    • Kristina Edström: Understanding degradation in batteries through the study of interfacial reactions
    • Yair Ein-Eli: Thin and flexible Li-ion batteries based on CNT tissues serving as current collectors
    • Max Fichtner: A new class of stable electrolytes for room-temperature rechargeable calcium batteries and its first applications
    • Maria Forsyth: Alkali electrodes and interphases in superconcentrated Ionic Liquid electrolytes and the role of interfacial structure
    • Alejandro Franco: Predicting the impact of manufacturing process on electrode texture and battery performance: the ARTISTIC project
    • Miran Gaberšček: Transmission line model of battery cell's impedance: theory vs. experiments
    • Nuria Garcia-Araez: Understanding synergetic effects of electrode structure and electrolyte composition in metal-sulfur batteries
    • Hubert Gasteiger: Degradation Mechanisms of NCM811 upon Exposure to Ambient Air and During Extended Charge/Discharge Cycling
    • Clare Grey: New Magnetic Resonance Methods for Studying Redox Flow Batteries, Interfaces, Degradation and Fast Charging
    • Alexis Grimaud: Toward the development of aqueous batteries through the control of water solvation properties
    • Dominique Guyomard: Cascade-Type Prelithiation Approach for batteries and Li-Ion Capacitors
    • Jihyun Hong: Anion redox-Structure-Electrochemistry Correlation in Li-rich Layered Oxides
    • Changmook Hwang: How to extend the cycle life of lithium ion battery
    • Jurgen Janek: The Lithium Metal Anode in Solid State Batteries
    • Patrik Johansson: Novel Computational Approaches to Elucidate Electrolyte Ion Transport Mechanisms
    • Christopher Johnson: Composite structured layered and spinel-type cathodes for Li-ion batteries
    • Yong-Mook Kang: Layered Structure Cathodes; Prejudice, Inverse Concept and New Possibility
    • Kisuk Kang: High energy density lithium-rich layered oxides (LLO) and new lithium diffusion model for LLO
    • Byoungwoo Kang: Full use of the oxygen redox reaction by controlling Li/TM distribution in Co- free Li-rich materials
    • Ryoji Kanno: Elucidation of electrochemical reactions in all-solid-state battery
    • Shinichi Komaba: Development of nonaqueous electrolytes for K-ion batteries
    • Alexey Koposov: Challenges of amorphous Si nanoparticles as anode materials for the future Li-ion batteries
    • Robert Kostecki: Characterization of Electrochemical Interfaces in Batteries with IR Near-Field Probes
    • Shinichi Kumakura: Strategy to optimize NMC materials for all-solid state batteries
    • Jordan Lampert: BASF’s approach to improving specific cost of cathode active materials for electromobility utilizing overlithiated high manganese layered oxides
    • Margaud Lécuyer: Lithium metal polymer batteries: state-of-the-art of the technology and commercial prospects
    • Hyncheol Lee: Energain® : development of a high added value electrolyte formulation package, from computational modeling to high throughput materials screening
    • Hong Li: Hybrid solid/liquid electrolyte lithium ion batteries with high energy density
    • Yangxing Li: Pushing the limit of layer-structured LiCoO2 to offer high-energy density batteries
    • Boryann Liaw: Quantitative Cell Qualification to Enable Long Life Rechargeable Li Metal Batteries
    • Jun Liu: Strategies and Progresses for High Energy Lithium Batteries
    • Zhao Liu: Multiscale image characterization for battery research
    • Brett Lucht: Generation and evolution of the solid electrolyte interphase on silicon anodes of lithium ion batteries
    • Arumugam Manthiram: High-energy-density Lithium-sulfur Batteries with Practically Necessary Parameters
    • Rebeca Marcilla: Rational design of Membrane-Free Organic Redox Flow Batteries
    • Christian Masquelier: Crystal chemistry of Li and Na thiophosphate solid electrolytes
    • Y. Shirley Meng: Advanced Characterization for Metal Anode and Their Interfaces with Next Generation Electrolytes
    • Mathieu Morcrette: Recent achievement of the RS2E prototyping platform From Li-ion to Na-ion technology
    • Petr Novak: Silicon - a capacity-enhancing additive to graphite electrodes
    • Stefano Passerini: Sustainable materials and processes for batteries
    • Kristin Persson: The Impact of Solvation Structure on Liquid Organic Electrolyte Properties and Design of Novel Systems
    • Tobias Placke: Mitigating Active Lithium Loss in Silicon-based Lithium Ion Full-Cells by Tailored Design of Electrolyte Additives for Effective Interphase Formation
    • Alexandre Ponrouch: Electrolyte, cation solvation shell and interphase for Ca and Mg metal anode based batteries
    • Hikari Sakaebe: Consideration on the Mechanism of Conversion Electrodes
    • Julija Sakovica: European Commission vision on policy and R&I on batteries
    • Kim See: The Electrochemistry of Divalent Cations
    • Venkat Srinivasan: Guiding the synthesis of battery materials using microstructure-scale models
    • Andy (Xueliang) Sun: All Solid-State Batteries: from Sulfide Electrolyte to Halide Electrolyte
    • Tejs Vegge: Computational design and autonomous discovery of next-generation battery materials
    • Marnix Wagemaker: Insights in solid electrolyte decomposition and Li-ion transport in all-solid state batteries
    • Stanley Whittingham: Pushing the limits of intercalation reactions: two Li vs higher Ni NMC
    • Margret Wohlfahrt-Mehrens: Process development for electrode and cell manufacturing of high energy Lithium-Ion-Batteries
    • Vanessa Wood: Advanced Imaging and Analysis: How Tools from Computer Vision and Machine Learning can Help Battery Engineering
    • Nae-Lih Wu: Ultrathin Ionomer Membrane for Enhancing Performance of Li Metal Anodes in Carbonate-Based Electrolytes
    • Jie Xiao: Origin of Lithium Metal Dendrites and its Implications in Rechargeable Lithium metal Batteries
    • Atsuo Yamada: Coulombic self-ordering upon charging a large- capacity layered cathode material
    • Yuki Yamada: Pursuing a wide variety of hydrate-melt electrolytes with an asymmetric imide salt
    • Yong Yang: Investigations of Multifunctional Additives for Advanced Li-ion Batteries
    • Jihui Yang: On interphase design for high-energy solid-state batteries

    Conference secretariat Information
    CANKARJEV DOM, Cultural and Congress Centre 
    Gregor Rogač
    Prešernova 10, SI-1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia

    Phone: +386 1 2417145
    E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

    Accomodation and delegate registration office

    Prešernova 10, SI-1000 Ljubljana
    Phone: +386 1 241 7136
    E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 


    Scientific Programme Information
    National Institute of Chemistry 
    Prof. dr. Robert Dominko 
    E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

    © Cankarjev dom, cultural and congress centre. All Rights Reserved.