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).

Wei Wang

Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, USA

Dr. Wei Wang is a senior scientist at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, where he is currently the technical lead on the research and development of stationary energy storage technologies. He has pioneered several new redox flow battery technologies with multiple successful commercialization cases, for which he has been awarded an R&D 100 Award, two FLC Awards, and 2012 PNNL Ronald L. Brodzinski Award for Early Career Exceptional Achievement. Dr. Wang has over 70 peer-reviewed publications and three book chapters. He also holds four patents with multiple patent applications. Dr. Wang received his Ph.D in materials science and engineering from Carnegie Mellon University in 2009.