The Advances in Li Battery Conference: UK 2015 recently organised by Dr. Pooja Panchmatia hosted 70 participants at Burleigh Court, Louhgborugh University 09-10 April 2015. Sponsored by STFCbatteries (STFCbatteries.org), CCP5 and SSCG – RSC division, the meeting was over 2 days.
It boasted prominent speakers including, Prof. Peter R. Slater (Birmingham), Dr. Mark Copley (Johnson Matthey), Dr. Edmund Cussen (Strathclyde), Dr. Peter Baker (STFC), Dr. Jawwad Darr (UCL), Prof. Jon Goff (RHUL) and Dr. Alodia Orera (Zaragoza) among many others covering a wide range materials research as well as advanced characterization techniques that could be used in optimising Li battery materials.
A programme of speakers can be downloaded here: Advances in Li Batteries
Jaguar Landrover, Alstom, Johnson Matthey, Renishaw and Qinetiq were among the industrial representatives at the meeting. Dr. Panchmatia would like to thank the many people at Loughborough – Chemistry whose support and guidance was key in making this meeting a great success.