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Center for Electrical Energy Storage (CEES)

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Director

Paul Fenter


Lead Institution

Argonne National Laboratory


Year Established

2009


Mission

To create a robust fundamental understanding of the phenomena that control the reactivity of electrified oxide interfaces, films and materials relevant to lithium-ion battery chemistries.


Research Topics

energy storage (including batteries and capacitors), charge transport, materials and chemistry by design, synthesis (novel materials)


Materials Studied

Materials: oxide

Interfaces: liquid/solid, solid/solid

Nanostructured Materials: 2D


Experimental and Theoretical Methods

X-ray diffraction and scattering, X-ray imaging, electron microscopy, surface science, density functional theory (DFT)


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Partner Institutions

  • Argonne National Laboratory
  • Northwestern University
  • Purdue University
  • University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

BES Staff Contact

Craig Henderson

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