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).

Nitash Balsara

University of California, Berkeley, USA

Nitash began his academic career at Polytechnic University in Brooklyn, New York in 1992. In 2000 he moved to the University of California, Berkeley. He is also a faculty senior scientist at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL). He has co-founded two battery start-ups with his students and colleagues, Seeo, and Blue Current.