I-7 – “Polymer Electrolytes” - The ubiquity of ions and polymer materials in devices


Organizers: Maria Forsyth (Deakin University), Jean-Yves Sanchez (University Charles III), Vito Di Noto (University of Padua), Michel Armand (CIC EnergiGUNE), Steve Greenbaum (City University of New York), Masayoshi Watanabe (Yokohama National University), Jelena Popovic (Max Planck Institute for Solid State Research), Monika Schönhoff (University of Münster), Yoichi Tominaga (Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology).

Mike Hickner

Penn State University, USA

Mike Hickner is an associate professor in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering at Penn State. His group is focused on the synthesis and properties of ion-containing polymers and the application of polymeric materials in energy and water treatment technologies. He has co-authored over 150 publications that have been cited more than 12,000 times and he received a PECASE in 2009.