I-2 – Advanced Lithium and Sodium Battery Electrode Materials


Organizers: Cristina Tealdi (University of Pavia), Stefano Passerini (Helmholtz Institute Ulm), Craig Fisher (Japan Fine Ceramics Center).

Youngsik Kim

Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology, Korea

Youngsik Kim is an associate professor of School of Energy and Chemical Engineering at Ulsan National Institute of Science & Technology (UNIST), Korea. He received his Ph.D. (2006, advisor: Prof. Steve W. Martin) in Materials Science and Engineering from Iowa State University. After that, he joined Prof. John B. Goodenough’s group at The University of Texas at Austin as a post-doctoral fellow. His current research is focused on ceramic and composite electrolytes for rechargeable batteries and low cost and sustainable electrochemical energy storage systems for large-scale ESS applications. He is also working as CEO of energy solution company, 4TOONE Corporation.