I-1 – Beyond lithium batteries: ionic transport in post-Li systems


Organizers: Maximilian Fichtner (Helmholtz Institute), John Muldoon (Toyota research institute of North America), Corsin Battaglia (Swiss federal laboratories for materials science and technology), Federico Bertasi (University of Padua).

Fausto Croce

University of Chieti-Pescara, Italy

Fausto Croce presently joins the ‘Dipartimento di Farmacia’ of the University ‘G.D’Annunzio’ of Chieti (Italy) holding a permanent position as Full Professor in Physical-Chemistry and Electrochemistry. He formerly served for fifteen years as Researcher in the Department of Chemistry of the University ‘La Sapienza’ of Roma (Italy). His research interests are in the field of solid state electrochemistry, high performances lithium batteries, fuel cells, electrochemical devices as sensors and actuators, physical-chemistry of non-aqueous electrolyte solutions, ionic liquids and polymer electrochemistry. He has been Visiting Scientist in various international research laboratories and between them the Army Research Lab. (NJ-USA), the MaxPower Research Lab. (Phil.-USA) and the ONRI (Osaka, Japan). He has been Visiting Professor at the CUNY (New York, USA), the Waseda University (Tokyo, Japan) and the University of Florida (Gainesville, USA). He has authored and co-authored more than 140 scientific publications and 5 patents. He is an official reviewer of many international scientific journals in the fields of Electrochemistry and Physical-Chemistry. His h-index is 48 (Google-Scholar), 43 (Scopus) and 43 (Web of Science).