I-4 – Ionics in “open” batteries (redox flow batteries)


Organizers: Thomas Zawodzinski (University of Tennessee, Knoxville), Silvia Licoccia (University of Rome "Tor Vergata"), Massimo Guarnieri (University of Padua), Jusef Hassoun (University of Ferrara).

Maria Skyllas-Kazacos

University of New South Wales, Australia

Maria Skyllas-Kazacos is Emeritus Professor in Chemical Engineering, UNSW Sydney and Member of the Order of Australia. She pioneered the Vanadium Redox Battery (VRB) that is regarded internationally as one of the safest and cost effective technologies currently available for large-scale energy storage. She has more than 250 publications and 40 patents and has received a number of awards.