An overview on the thermodynamics of Mg-alloys and Lithium batteries and its application in the development of novel Lithium batteries and Magnesium alloy.
Professor (W3), Head of Institute
Materials Science and Engineering, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Institute for Applied Materials – Applied Materials Physics
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Materialkunde (DGM, German Materials Society); TMS; American Ceramic Society; ASM International Member, the ASM “Phase Diagram Committee“, The Electrochemical Society; Member-at-Large of “High Temperature Materials Division” (Division Executive Committee)
More than 100 peer-reviewed research publications;
Invited speaker at 70 conferences; three patents;
Coordinator of the Priority Programme of the German Research Foundation: “Materials with New Design for Improved Lithium Ion Batteries”; SPP1473
Speaker of the Technical Committee "Thermodynamics, Kinetics and Constitution of Engineering Materials" (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Materialkunde, DGM, German Materials Society)
Coordinator of the EERA (European Energy Research Alliance) Joint Programme "Energy Storage"
Advisory Board and Reviewer: International Journal of Materials Research;
Associate Editor and Reviewer: Journal of Phase Equilibria and Diffusion and Calphad Journal;Organizer of International Workshops and Conference Symposia in the Research Area of Materials Thermodynamics and Kinetics.
Reviewer for Reviewer for National Science Foundation (Division of Materials Research,
Reviewer for Air Force Office of Scientific Research (AFOSR),
Reviewer for German Research Foundation
Reviewer for dozens of Journals