"Battery Chemistry, Characterization, Analysis, Recycling and Application"
“A distinct feature of the International Graduate School is the synergetic combination of basic and applied research – motivating and preparing young scientists for future careers in science and industry in a unique and ambitious way.”
For years, there has been a clear downward trend in battery costs. This development is important since batteries, as key components of electric vehicles and stationary energy storage systems, account for the majority of their cost. Today, these products are not yet fully competitive and further battery cost reductions are needed. Read more
Battery researcher Prof. Dr Martin Winter is Unity Ambassador of the State of North Rhine-Westphalia. He was appointed together with the heart surgeon Dr Dilek Gürsoy following a proposal of Armin Laschet, Governor of the State of North Rhine-Westphalia.
What role does Business Chemistry play in battery research? What potentials arise for students in this “interdisciplinary interface” and why is there hardly any way around circular economy? Those and other questions are answered by Prof. Dr Jens Leker, Managing Director of the Institute of Business Administration at the Department of Chemistry and Pharmacy at the University of Münster. Read more