Our Cryo-EM Work was High-Lighted by Joule

Our work regarding the application of cryo-em for battery was high-lighted by Joule. Congrats to Xuefeng! More information see link .

Dr. Shirley Meng Named Inaugural Holder of UC San Diego Zable Endowed Chair in Energy Technologies

Professor Shirley Meng has been appointed the inaugural holder of the Zable Endowed Chair in Energy Technologies in the UC San Diego Jacobs School of Engineering. Congrats!. More information see link.

Dr. Shirley Meng talked sustainable power on ECS Podcasts

Dr. Shirley Meng talked about renewable energy to Rob Gerth, ECS’s director of marketing and communications on the ECS Podcasts. More information see link.

Our Research on Liquefied Gas Energy Storage Devices was Published in Science

LESC reserchers have developed a electrolyte that enables lithium batteries to run at temperatures as low as -60 degrees Celsius with excellent performance. This work was published on Science and reported on  Jacobs School News.  Congratulations to Cyrus and Yangyang!

Our work regarding All-Printed Batteries was high-lighted by Advanced Science News

We and our colleagues have now reported in our paper in Advanced Energy Materials the first all-printed stretchable zinc-silver oxide rechargeable battery using cost-effective screen printing of highly elastic, conductive inks.This work was high-lighted by Advaced Science News. More information see this link. Congrats!  

Our collaboration with PNNL on Perovskite Solar Cell was Reported!

Our research with PNNL on perovskite solar cell was reported by EMSL News. Congrats to Shen and Pritesh! More information see this link.

Moses Kodur Wins the Outstanding Presentation, Energy at the Gulf Coast Undergraduate Research Symposium

Our undergraduate student Moses Kodur presented his abstract at the Gulf Coast Undergraduate Research Symposium at Rice University on October 22, 2016. His presentation was judged as Outstanding Presentation, Energy. Congratulations!

Jungwoo Wins the On-campus Entrepreneur Chanllenge Competition

Jungwoo pitched in the on-campus Entrepreneur Chanllenge competition at South 8 Technologies and won $2,000! She was awesome up there!! Congratulations!

Battery experts (including Prof. Shirley Meng) explain the needs and challenge for better batteries

More detail see http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/tech/super-battery.html

Our paper on Zn-based aqueous battery had been selected as the PCCP front cover

Our work on Zn-based aqueous battery had been selected as the PCCP front cover. Congrats Jae! J.W. Shin, J.-M. You, J. Z. Lee, R. Kumar, L. Yin, J. Wang, and Y. S. Meng,”Deposition of ZnO on bismuth species towards a rechargeable Zn-based aqueous battery” , Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys.,  2016, 18, 26376


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