I-7 – “Polymer Electrolytes” - The ubiquity of ions and polymer materials in electrochemical energy storage and conversion 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).

Thomas Zawodzinski

University of Tennessee, USA

Thomas Zawodzinski is presently the Governor’s Chair in Electrical Energy Conversion and Storage, with appointments in the Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Dept. at the University of Tennessee-Knoxville and at ORNL. Dr. Zawodzinski is a Fellow of the ECS and of the ACS Polymer Division. He has published more than two hundred refereed papers, several book chapters and holds five patents.