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Center for Mesoscale Transport Properties (m2m)

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Director

Esther Takeuchi


Lead Institution

Stony Brook University


Year Established

2014


Mission

To understand and provide control of transport properties in complex battery systems with respect to multiple length scales, from molecular to mesoscale (m2m); to minimize heat and maximize work of electrical energy storage devices.


Research Topics

energy storage (including batteries and capacitors), charge transport, mesostructured materials


Materials Studied

Materials: metal, oxide

Interfaces: organic/semiconductor, organic/oxide, organic/organic, organic/metal, metal/semiconductor, metal/oxide, liquid/solid, solid/solid

Nanostructured Materials: 2D, 3D, nanocomposites


Experimental and Theoretical Methods

X-ray diffraction and scattering, X-ray imaging, X-ray spectroscopy, electron microscopy, scanning probe microscopy, surface science, density functional theory (DFT), continuum modeling, mesoscale modeling, multiscale modeling


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Partner Institutions

  • Brookhaven National Laboratory
  • Columbia University
  • Georgia Institute of Technology
  • Oak Ridge National Laboratory
  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
  • Stony Brook University
  • University of California, Berkeley
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

BES Staff Contact

Craig Henderson

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