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Dr. Guoping (Terry) Zhang
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MDPI Haidian Office, Aerospace Cooperation Building, 8th Floor, No.99 Zhongguancun East Road, Beijing 100190, China

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Prof. Dr. Andreas Jossen
Institute for Electrical Energy Storage Technology (EES), Technical University München (TUM), Arcisstrasse 21, 80333 Munich, Germany
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Interests: electrical thermal coupled battery models; performance and lifetime models; battery state of charge and battery state of health determination methods; battery characterisation; energy management and battery management; battery safety including models for battery safety; multi-cell storage systems; battery system architecture; battery integration in electric vehicle; photovoltaic systems and portable systems
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Editorial Board

Dr. Juan Carlos Álvarez Antón
Department of Electrical, Electronic, Computers and Systems Engineering, University of Oviedo, Gijon 33204, Spain
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Interests: battery modeling; statistical learning; battery instrumentation techniques; testing
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue: Battery Modeling
Prof. Dr. Catia Arbizzani
Dept. of Chemistry "Giacomo Ciamician", Alma Mater Studiorum - Università di Bologna, via Selmi 2, 40126 Bologna, Italy
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Interests: lithium-ion batteries and electrode materials; Li-O2 batteries; supercapacitors; conducting polymers; electrochemical cheracterization
Prof. Dr. Fred Barez
Mechanical Engineering Department, San Jose State University, San Jose, CA 95192, USA
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Interests: batteries for hybrid and electric vehicles; batteries for long drive range applications; compact batteries; fast charging batteries; charging station storage devices
Dr. Torsten Brezesinski
Institute of Nanotechnology, BELLA--Battery and Electrochemistry Laboratory, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Hermann-von-Helmholtz-Platz 1, Bldg. 717, 76344 Eggenstein-Leopoldshafen, Germany
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Interests: Li-ion batteries; Li-S batteries; all-solid-state batteries; pseudocapacitors; thin films; materials science; mesoporous materials; self-assembled nanostructures; structure-property relationships
Prof. Dr. Seokheun Choi
Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering, State University of New York at Binghamton, Binghamton, NY 13902, USA
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Interests: bio-battery; microbial fuel cells; enzymatic fuel cells; paper-based batteries
Dr. Michael Danzer
Zentrum für Sonnenenergie- und Wasserstoff-Forschung Baden-Württemberg, Lise-Meitner-Straße 24, 89081 Ulm, Germany
Interests: battery characterization; battery modelling; battery simulation; battery management; battery state estimation; optimal battery control strategies; energy management; electrochemical impedance spectroscopy; distribution of relaxation times; differential voltage analysis; electro-mechanical battery analysis; lithium plating; battery ageing; battery lifetime prediction; electro-thermal modelling; terminal voltage models; battery mobile and stationary applications
Prof. Dr. Vito Di Noto
Section of Chemistry for Technology in the Department of Industrial Engineering, University of Padova, via Marzolo 1, 35131 Padova, Italy
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Interests: lithium batteries; magnesium batteries; alkaline-ion and alkaline-earth-ion batteries; anodes for secondary batteries; cathodes for secondary batteries; electrolytes for secondary batteries; fabrication and testing of prototype batteries; fuel cells; polymer electrolytes
Dr. Matthieu Dubarry
University of Hawaii at Manoa / Hawaii Natural Energy Institute, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA
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Interests: commercial cell and battery pack testing; incremental capacity and differential voltage analyses; mechanistic battery modeling; battery and battery pack state of charge and state of health determination methods; performance and lifetime models; multi-cell storage systems
Dr. Linda Gao
Department of Chemistry, University of Mary Hardin-Baylor, Belton, TX 76513, USA
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Interests: battery chemistry; fuel cell; energy; vehicle; wells to wheels
Dr. Claudio Gerbaldi
Group for Applied materials and Electrochemistry - GAME Lab, Department of Applied Science and Technology - DISAT, Politecnico di Torino, Duca degli Abruzzi 24, 10129 Torino, Italy
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Interests: lithium batteries; electrode materials; polymer and gel electrolytes; materials chemistry; electrochemical characterization
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Special Issue: Electrode Materials
Prof. Dr. Joke Hadermann
Electron Microscopy for Materials Science (EMAT), Department of Physics, University of Antwerp, Groenenborgerlaan 171, 2020 Antwerp, Belgium
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Interests: materials science; transmission electron microscopy; crystallography and structure of batteries at atomic scale
Prof. Dr. Harry E. Hoster
Engineering Building, Lancaster University, Lancaster LA1 4YF, UK
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Interests: EV batteries; stationary energy storage; battery ageing; thermodynamics; metal-air batteries; interfacial electrochemistry; structure-property relationships
Prof. Dr. Diego Iannuzzi
Department of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology (DIETI), University of Naples "Federico II", Via Claudio 21, 80125 Naples, Italy
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Interests: lithium ion capacitor; ultracapacitors; lithium ion batteries; railway vehicles storage; stationary storage; strategy management
Prof. Dr. Jay Lee
Center for Intelligent Maintenance Systems, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45221, USA
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Interests: prognostics and health management of battery; battery safety and failure prediction; battery remain useful life assessment; smart battery; EV mobility
Prof. Dr. Sang Bok Lee
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, NEES DOE-Energy Frontier Research Center, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
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Interests: materials chemistry, electrochemistry, mesoscale ionics, Li ion, Mg ion, microbattery, supercapacitor
Prof. Hua Kun Liu
Institute for Superconducting and Electronic Materials University of Wollongong, North Wollongong, NSW 2500, Australia
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Interests: energy materials; materials synthesis and characterisation; nanomaterials and nanotechnologies; advanced materials for lithium batteries; supercapacitors; fuel cells and hydrogen storage
Dr. James Marco
International Digital Laboratory (IDL), WMG, University of Warwick, Coventry, CV4 7AL, UK
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Interests: systems engineering; real-time control; systems modelling; design optimization; design of energy management control systems
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue: Battery Management Systems
Prof. Dr. Piercarlo Mustarelli
Department of Physical Chemistry, University of Pavia, Via Taramelli 16, 27100 Pavia, Italy
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Interests: lithium batteries; cathode materials; polymer and gel electrolytes; transport properties; structure; solid state NMR
Dr. Colm O'Dwyer
Department of Chemistry, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland; Tyndall National Institute, Lee Maltings, Cork, Ireland
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Interests: lithium-ion batteries and materials; Li-O2 batteries and processes; semiconductor electrochemistry; transparent conducting oxide materials; solid-state metal and oxide nanostructures; porous materials
Dr. Nik Reeves-McLaren
Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, S1 3JD, UK
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Interests: lithium-ion batteries; Rietveld refinement; crystal structure refinement; X-ray diffraction; neutron diffraction; X-ray absorption spectroscopy; electroceramics; novel oxide materials
Prof. Dr. Teofilo Rojo
CIC EnergiGUNE, CP 01510 Minano, Alava, Spain
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Interests: lithium ion batteries; beyond lithium ion batteries (Na ion batteries, Li-S, ...); Na-S and Zebra batteries; Na-intermediate temperature batteries; metal-air batteries (Li-Air, Na-air)
Prof. Dr. Jean-Yves Sanchez
LEPMI UMR 5279 CNRS—Grenoble INP—Univ. de Savoie—Univ. Joseph Fourier, 38402 St Martin d’Hères, France
Interests: advanced batteries; lithium polymer batteries; lithium-ion batteries; PEM fuel cells; functional polymers; nanocomposites; polymer electrolytes; new salts and ionic liquids; fuel cell membranes
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue: Polymer: A Multifaceted Component of Lithium and Post-Lithium Batteries
Prof. Leon L. Shaw
Department of Mechanical, Materials and Aerospace Engineering, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, IL 60616, USA
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Interests: synthesis and processing of nanomaterials; Li-ion batteries; Na-ion batteries; flow batteries; supercapacitors; solid oxide fuel cells
Prof. Dr. Anna G. Stefanopoulou
Mechanical Engineering Department, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
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Interests: battery controls; dynamic power limits; electrothermal dynamics; thermal management; warm-up, neutron imaging; Li-intercalation based force/strain; electrochemical modeling; single particle models; reduced order models; equivalent circuit parametrization; impedance; SOX estimation; balancing
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Special Issue: Fuel Cells 2011
Prof. Dr. Joeri Van Mierlo
Mobility, Logistics and Automotive Technology Research Centre (MOBI), Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Pleinlaan 2, Brussel 1050, Belgium
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Interests: experimental characterisation techniques of batteries; numerical modeling techniques for rechargeable energy storage systems; electric and hybrid vehicles; energy management; life cycle assessment
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue: Advances in Plug-in Hybrid Vehicles and Hybrid Vehicles
Special Issue: Rechargeable Battery Technologies--From Materials to Applications
Special Issue: Advances in Electric Vehicles and Plug-in Hybrid Vehicles 2017
Dr. Ottorino Veneri
Istituto Motori CNR, National Research Council of Italy, Via G. Marconi,4 - 80125 Naples, Italy
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Interests: electric storage systems; supercapacitors; electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles; charging stations; electric power converters; smart grids; electric naval applications, renewable energy sources
Dr. Karim Zaghib Highly Cited - Clarivate Analytics (formerly Thomson Reuters)
Energy Storage and Conversion, Hydro-Québec, Varennes, QC J3X 1S1, Canada
Interests: anode; cathode; electrolyte
Prof. Dr. Jianbo Zhang
Department of Automotive Engineering, Tsinghua University, Bld. 11-109, Beijing, China
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Interests: Structural design of batteries, multi-physics modelling and simulation of batteries, battery degradation mechanism and life prediction, estimation of battery states like SOC/SOH/SOP, EIS modelling and characterization of batteries, thermal issues of battery
Dr. Sheng S. Zhang
Sensors and Electron Devices Directorate, RDRL-SED-C, U.S. Army Research Laboratory, Adelphi, MD 20783, USA
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Interests: lithium-ion batteries; beyond lithium-ion batteries; metal-air batteries; electrochemical capacitors
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue: Li-ion Batteries and Energy Storage Devices
Special Issue: Electrochemical Energy Storage—Battery and Capacitor
Prof. Dr. Jim P. Zheng
Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering, Florida A&M University and Florida State University, Aero-Propulsion, Mechatronics and Energy (AME) Center, Center for Advanced Power Systems (CAPS), Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL 32310, USA
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Interests: batteries; electrochemical capacitors; fuel cells

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