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Stanford Battery Club

In Battery Club, you'll connect with students from all of Stanford's schools and learn about the high-impact work of your peers and StorageX member companies. You will get exclusive access via networking hours and local facility excursions to companies working on cutting-edge battery technologies. With StorageX, we also maintain an active list of top internships, fellowships, and full-time career opportunities to help companies find and hire Stanford students in all areas of the battery world.

Leadership Team 

Johnny Philaphone Sayavong
Ph.D. Student
Co-President

 

 

Louisa Greenburg

Ph.D. Student
Co-President
 

 

Sang Cheol Kim

Ph.D. Student
StorageX Industrial Liaison Student Coordinator

 


Upcoming Events

 

Please stay tuned for the upcoming events



Past Events

StorageX Group Meeting Series

StorageX Group Meeting July 2022

"Engineering ion solvation and charging rate near the electrolyte-electrode interface" - Paul Rudnicki, Ph.D. Student, Qin Group
"Predicting kinetic reactivity of solid state battery interfaces" - Eder Giovanni Lomeli, Ph.D. Student, Reed Group

 

StorageX Group Meeting June 2022

"Designing and Evaluating Battery Recycling Unit Processes” - Xi Chen, Postdoc Scholar, Stanford University
"A Decision-Support Model for Retired Li-Ion Automotive Batteries” - Jihan Zhuang, Ph.D. Student and Bruis van Vlijmen, Battery Data Analytics Research Stanford University,

 

StorageX Group Meeting May 2022

"Fair Market Valuation of EV Batteries in the Circular Economy" - Prof. Amadeus Bach, University of Mannheim
"Mechanical Strain Engineering of Solid Electrolyte" - Teng Cui, Postdoc Scholar, Stanford University

 

StorageX Group Meeting April 2022

"Materials search for fast charging of solid state batteries" - Brandi Ransom (Prof. Evan Reed’s Group)
"Engineering ion solvation and charging rate near the electrolyte-  electrode interface - Paul Rudnicki (Prof. Jian Qin’s Group)
 

StorageX Group Meeting March 2022

"A Decision-Making Model for Retired Li-ion Battery Packs" - Jihan Zhuang (Benson/Onori/Chueh Group)
"Life Cycle Assessment Comparison of Lithium-ion Battery Processes at Redwood to Convention Refining" - Xi Chen, Sam Bunke, Michael Machala (Tarpeh/Benson/Azevedo Group)

 

StorageX Group Meeting February 2022

"Mechanical Fracture and Fatigue of Cathode Particles" – Teng Cui, Postdoc Scholar, Stanford University
 

StorageX Group Meeting January 2022

"Engineering ion solvation and charging rate near the electrolyte-electrode interface" - Paul Rudnicki (Prof. Jian Qin’s Group)
"Materials search for fast charging of solid-state batteries"- Eder Giovanni Lomeli, (Reed Group)

 

StorageX Group Meeting December 2021

“Prevention of Mechanical Failure in Battery Electrodes During Fast Charging” – Teng Cui, Postdoc Scholar, Stanford University

 

StorageX Group Meeting November 2021

"Designing and Evaluating Battery Recycling Unit Processes” - Xi Chen (Tarpeh/Benson/Azevedo Group)
"A Decision-Support Model for Retired Li-Ion Automotive Batteries” - Jihan Zhuang (Onori/Benson Group)

 

StorageX Group Meeting October 2021

"Materials search for fast charging of solid-state batteries" - Brandi Ransom (Prof. Evan Reed’s Group)
"Engineering ion solvation and charging rate near the electrolyte-electrode interface" - Paul Rudnicki (Prof. Jian Qin’s Group)

 

StorageX Group Meeting September 2021

"Designing and Evaluating Battery Recycling Unit Processes” - Xi Chen, Postdoc Scholar, Stanford University


StorageX Group Meeting August 2021

“Prevention of Mechanical Failure in Battery Electrodes During Fast Charging” – Teng Cui, Postdoc Scholar, Stanford University


 

StorageX Tech Talk Series

August 2022

"Investigating The Cyclability and Stability at The Interfaces of Composite Solid Electrolytes in Li Metal Batteries" - Sarah Holmes, PH.D. Candidate, Stanford University
"An Operando AFM Understanding of Solid Electrolyte Interphase Growth in Lithium Ion Batteries" - Harry Thaman, Ph.D. Student, Stanford University

July 2022

"NMC-Carbon Contact Resistance in Battery Electrodes." - Stephen Dongmin Kang, Senior Staff Scientist, Stanford University
"Cold-Starting All-Solid-State Batteries by Thermally Modulated Current Collector in Sub-Minute" - Yusheng Ye, Postdoc Researcher, Stanford University

June 2022

"Resisting Dendrites in Lithium Batteries, One Pinhole At A Time", Solomon Tolulope Oyakhire, PH.D. Candidate

May 2022
Characterization and Synthesis of Grid Storage Duty Cycles for Lithium-Ion Batteries, Kevin Moy, Ph.D. Candidate

April 2022
Mechanical origins of lithium-metal intrusions in Li6.6La3Ta0.4Zr1.6O12 (LLZO) revealed by failure statistics, Geoff McConohy, Ph.D. Graduate, Stanford University

March 2022
Molecule Tuning for High-Performance Lithium Battery Electrolytes, Zhiao Yu, Ph.D. Candidate, Stanford University
Reprocessable and Recyclable Polymer Network Electrolytes via Incorporation of Dynamic Covalent Bonds, Yangju Lin, Ph.D., Stanford University

February 2022
Suspension Electrolyte With Modified Li-ion Solvation Environment for Lithium Metal Batteries - Mun Sek Kim, Cui Group
A Morphologically Stable Li-Electrolyte Interface for All-Solid-State Batterries Enabled by 3D Micropatterned Garnet - Rong Xu, Cui Group

January 2022
Capturing the Swelling of the Solid Electrolyte Interphase on Lithium Metal Anodes - Zewen Zhang, Cui Group

December 2021
Understanding Li-S Chemistry from Liquid so Solid-State Li-S Batteries - Xin Gao, Cui Group
Rechargeble Na/chlorine and Li/chlorine Batteries - Guanzhou Zhu, Hongjie Dai's Group

November 2021
Steric Effect Tuned Ion Solvation Enabling Stable Cycling of High-Voltage Lithium Metal Battery, Yuelang Chen
Dynamic Responses of "Dead Li" during Battery Operations, Fang Liu

October 2021
Understanding Degradation during Extreme Fast Charging of Li-ion Batteries - Paul Partha, Postdoctoral Scholar, SLAC

September 2021
Crystallographic and Spectroscopic Evidence for Hydride Formation in Lithium Batteries - Rafael Vila, Cui Group
Correlative Learning of Chemo-Mechanics in Phase Transforming Battery - Dean Dang, Chueh Group

August 2021
A Nickle-Decorated Carbon Flower/Sulfur Cathode for Lean-Electrolyte Lithium-Sulfur Batteries - Huaxin Gong, Bao Group
Understanding Capacity Losses in Lithium Metal Negative Electrodes via Operando X-ray Diffraction - Natalie Geise, Mike Toney, Johanna Nelson Weker

July 2021
Potentiometric Measurement to prove Solvation energy and its Correlation to Lithium Battery Cyclability - Sang Cheol Kim, Cui Group
Positive Electrode Degradation Through Cycling-Induced Oxygen Release - Peter Csernica, Chueh Group

June 2021
Ultrathin Li Metal-Graphene Composite Foil for Li Batteries - Hao Chen, Cui Group
A Cation-Tethered Flowable Polymeric Interface for Enabling Stable Deposition of Metallic Lithium - Rachel Huang - Bao Group
Understanding and Controlling the Electrodeposition of Lithium Metal Using Atomic Layer Deposition - Solomo Oyakhire, Stacey Bent and Yi Cui Group

April 2021
Understanding Thermal and Mechanical Effects on Lithium Plating in Lithium Ion Batteries - Yitao Qin, Linder Group
Understanding and Controlling the Electrodeposition of Lithium Metal Using Atomic Layer Deposition - Solomo Oyakhire, Stacey Bent and Yi Cui Group

March 2021
Ultraligh and Fire-Extinguishing Material Design for Advanced Li-ion Batteries - Yusheng Ye, Cui Group

February 2021
Reaction Limitation, rather than diffusion limitation, controls inhomogeneity in Li-intercalation materials - Stephen Kang, Chueh Group
Dendrite Suppression by a Polymer Coating: A Course Grained Molecula Study - Paul Rudnicki, Jian Group

October 2020
Data In, Discoveries Out: How Computation and Al are Accelerating Battery Materials Discovery - Brandi Ransom, Reed Group
Molecular design for electrolyte solvents with Li-F interaction enables industrial lithium metal batteries - Zhiao Yu, Bao Group

June 2020
Implemntation of the High-fidelity Electrochemical Battery Model: Review, Analysis, and Open-access MATLAB® code. Case study: The Doyle-Fuller-Newman model - Dr. Seongbeom Lee, Onori Lab
Correlative operando microscopy of the chemistry, nanostructure, and reactivity of oxygen evolving electrocatalysts, Dr. Tyler Mefford, Chueh Group

May 2020
Structure and Chemistry of the Silicon Anode SEI by Cryo-TEM - William Huang, Cui Group
Understanding Additive Controlled Lithium Morphology in Lithium Metal Batteries - Robert Kasse, Toney Group

April 2020
Battery material development and characterization with X-ray techniques - Kipil Lim, Chueh Group & Toney Group
Molecular design of supramolecular polymer electrolytes for lithium metal batteries - Snehashis Choudhury, Bao Group

March 2020
Eutectic mixing as a knob for next-generation flow batteries - Antonio Baclig, Chueh Group
Advancing Battery Health Estimation Algorithms via Electrochemistry and Control Theory - Anirudh Allam, Onori Lab

February 2020
Accelerating battery materials design with machine learning models - Austin Sendek, Reed Group
Ultrathin, Flexible, Solid Polymer Composite Electrolytesfor High Performance and Safe Lithium Batteries - Jiayu Wan, Cui Group