People

Directors

Director
Gary Rubloff, UMD
Website

Deputy Director
Sang Bok Lee, UMD
Website

Assoc Director for Sandia
Sean Hearne, SNL-ALBQ

Assoc Director for Programs
Elizabeth Lathrop, UMD

Primary Investigators

Thrust 1
Phil Collins - UCI
Bryan Eichhorn - UMD
Kevin Leung - SNL-ALBQ
Chuck Martin - UFL
Zuzanna Siwy - UCI

Thrust 2
Chunsheng Wang - UMD
Sang Bok Lee - UMD
Liangbing Hu - UMD
Mark Reed - Yale
YuHuang Wang - UMD

Thrust 3
Reginald Penner - UCI
John Cumings - UMD
Katherine Jungjohann - SNL-ALBQ
Janice Reutt-Robey - UMD
Yue Qi - Michigan State

Thrust 4
Alec Talin - SNL-LIV
Bruce Dunn - UCLA
Gary Rubloff - UMD
Henry White - University of Utah

Affiliates
Hendrik Bluhm - LBNL - Thrust 1
Ethan Crumlin - LBNL - Thrust 1
Kevin Zavadil - SNL-ALBQ - Thrust 1
Jabez McClelland - NIST - Thrust 3
Jinkyoung Yoo - LANL - Thrust 3
Marina Leite - UMD - Thrust 4
Yifei Mo - UMD - Thrust 4

Support

DOE Contact

Craig Henderson
Office of Basic Energy Sciences

Contact with the DOE must be directed through the NEES EFRC Director Dr. Gary Rubloff.

EFRC Administration

Jason Strahan, UMD
Finance Support
jstrahan@isr.umd.edu

Alice Mobaidin, UMD
Administration Support
mobaidin@umd.edu

Martha Heil, UMD
Science Communicator
mjheil@umd.edu

Ernie Cleveland, UMD
IT Support
eclevela@umd.edu

Advisory Board (AB)

John Hemminger - EAB Chair
Distinguished Professor, UC Irvine

Stephen Harris Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Eric Joseph Senior Manager, Advanced Materials and Unit Process Technology, IBM

Tom Mallouk Director, Ctr Solar Nanomaterials, Professor, Chemistry, Penn State University

Kamen Nechev Chief Technology Officer, Saft Groupe SA

Amy Prieto Chief Executive Officer, Prieto Battery, Assoc Professor, Chemistry, Colorado State University

Lynn Trahey Argonne National Laboratory, The Joint Center for Energy Storage Research (JCESR)

Steve Visco Chief Executive Officer, CTO, PolyPlus Battery Company

Eric Wachsman Director, University of Maryland Energy Research Center (UMERC), William L. Crentz Centennial Chair in Energy Research

Nicolai Zhitenev Leader, Energy Research Group, NIST CNST

Post Docs

Thrust 1
Mina Baghgar Bostan Abad, UCI

Thrust 2
Chaoji Chen, UMD
Tian Li, UMD

Thrust 3
Subrahmanyam Goriparti, SNL-ALBQ
Vladimir Oleshko, UMD

Thrust 4
Martin Edwards, Univ of Utah
Elliot Fuller, SNL-LIV
Keith Gregorczyk, UMD
Angelique Jarry, UMD
Chuan-Fu Lin, UMD
David Stewart, UMD

Students

Thrust 1
Juliette Experton, UFL
Joseph Martinez, UCI
Luning Wang, UMD

Thrust 2
Tao Gao, UMD
Fudong Han, UMD
Hakeem Henry, UMD
Singyuk Hou, UMD
Nam Kim, UMD
Xin Li, Yale
Yunfeng Li, UMD
Darrin Liau, Chemistry
Emily Sahadeo, UMD
Peng Wang, UMD
Yang Wang, UMD

Thrust 3
Gaurav Jha, UCI
Kwang Jin Kim, MSU
Jonathan Larson, UMD
Yuxiao Lin, MSU
Hong-Kang Tian , Michigan State
Zoey Warecki, UMD
Joshua Ziegler, UCI

Thrust 4
David Ashby, UCLA
Blake Nuwayhid, UMD
Haotian Wang, UMD
Nick Ware, UCLA

Former Members

Associate Director for Programs

Ashley Predith

Associate Director for Sandia

Neal Shinn
John Sullivan

Thrust Leader/co-leader

S. Thomas Picraux
Michael Fuhrer
Ellen Williams

Faculty/Senior Researcher

Reza Ghodssi
Andrew Leenheer
Tom Harris
Jianyu Huang
Farid El Gabaly

External Advisory Board

Robert Hwang
Debra Rolison
Martin Green
Glen Merfeld
Wade Adams
Mike Wixom
Sean Hearne
Tushar Shah

Postdoc

Markus Gnerlich
Chuanfu Sun
Yang Liu
Xiaohua Liu
Xianglong Li
Kai He
Nathan Hahn
Kim McKelvey
Wei Luo
Wenzhong Bao
Tetyana Ignatova
Yunsong Li
YI YU
Nitin Kumar
Girija Chandran
Malakhi Noked
Xiaogang Han
Pradeep Ramiah Rajasekaran
Katharine Harrison
Ekaterina Pomerantseva
Yi Cheng
Kwijong Lee
Yongan Yang
Hongwei Liao
Satyaveda Bharath
Sung-Kyoung Kim
Arunkumar Subramanian
Konstantinos Gerasopoulos
Yeonwoong (Eric) Jung
Jeong-Hyun Cho
Israel Perez
Hitomi Mukaibo

Affiliate

Edwin Garcia
Andre Taylor

Grad Student

Nathan Siwak
Sangwook Chu
Wentao Song
Jingjing Wang
Hao Lin
Timothy Plett
Lauren Haspert
Xilin Chen
Jill Pestana
Ryan Deblock
Parag Banerjee
Jianlin Liu
Stefanie Sherrill
Noah Masika
Alexandra Brozena
Jonathon Duay
Zhe Gui
Weihuang Xu
Xiaojian Wu
Alex Pearse
Peng Gao
Marshall Schroeder
Jeremy Ticey
Xinyi Chen
Eleanor Gillette
William Hardy
Sergio Baron
Alexander Kozen
Junkai Hu
Lauren Graham
Phillip Loya
Jinglei Ping
Wenbo Yan
Yang Wen
Hyun Jung
Chanyuan Liu
Lloyd Horne
Yin Zhang
Yang Wen
Mya Le Thai
Brad Corso
Jinyang Li
Tatyana Sheps
Jaehee Song
Khim Karki
Hyejin Kwon

Undergrad Student

Bradley Zayac
Chanyuan Liu