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Newswise: ECS Announces Search for New ECS Journal Editor-in-Chief
Released: 4-May-2021 5:00 PM EDT
ECS Announces Search for New ECS Journal Editor-in-Chief
The Electrochemical Society

Pennington, NJ – The Electrochemical Society (ECS) seeks nominations for the founding Editor-in-Chief (EIC) of ECS Sensors Plus, a new journal being launched in 2021. The EIC, together with the Editorial Board, ensures the smooth operation and success of the Journal. Nomination submissions are accepted as of May 18, 2021, via the EIC Sensors Plus Nominations Form (available as of May 18) and must be received by June 17, 2021.

Newswise: Free the Science Week Takes Down ECS Research Paywall
Released: 31-Mar-2021 12:05 AM EDT
Free the Science Week Takes Down ECS Research Paywall
The Electrochemical Society

The Electrochemical Society (ECS) celebrates its fifth annual Free the Science Week from April 5-11, 2021, by taking down the paywall to the ECS Digital Library. Throughout the week, the Society’s online collection of published research is freely accessible to everyone. The ECS Digital Library is hosted on IOPscience and includes over 160,000 scientific journal and magazine articles and meeting abstracts, and the Journal of The Electrochemical Society, the oldest peer-reviewed journal in its field.

Released: 30-Mar-2021 5:05 AM EDT
Authors John Newman and Nitash P. Balsara on Electrochemical Systems, Fourth Edition
The Electrochemical Society

The long-anticipated fourth edition of Electrochemical Systems by John Newman and Nitash P. Balsara is now available.* The fourth edition updates all of the chapters, adds content on lithium battery electrolyte characterization and polymer electrolytes, and includes a new chapter on impedance spectroscopy. The authors spoke with ECS in a Q&A session about the recently published book.

Released: 1-Mar-2021 12:05 AM EST
Leading Lights of Electrochemistry Assemble at October 240th ECS Meeting
The Electrochemical Society

ECS is proud to announce that the 240th ECS Meeting will take place at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, FL, from October 10-14, 2021. The Electrochemistry in Space Symposium is a highlight of the meeting, among other events. Learn more!

Newswise: ECS Celebrates the International Day of Women and Girls in Science
Released: 9-Feb-2021 11:50 AM EST
ECS Celebrates the International Day of Women and Girls in Science
The Electrochemical Society

The Electrochemical Society fosters full and equal access to, and participation in, science for women and girls. To mark February 11—designated the International Day of Women and Girls in Science by the United Nations—the Society salutes women’s critical role in advancing electrochemistry and solid state science and related technologies—and the Society.

Newswise: ECS Congratulates Members Awarded 2021 Queen Elizabeth Medal
Released: 2-Feb-2021 10:35 AM EST
ECS Congratulates Members Awarded 2021 Queen Elizabeth Medal
The Electrochemical Society

The Electrochemical Society (ECS) is proud to congratulate the 2021 Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering winners, Isamu Akasaki, Shuji Nakamura, Nick Holonyak, Jr., M. George Craford, and Russell Dupuis. The 2021 prize acknowledges their contributions from the initial creation and development of LED lighting its applications.

Released: 6-Jan-2021 12:00 PM EST
SOFC-XVII Brings World’s Leading Solid Oxide Fuel Cells Authorities to Stockholm in July 2021
The Electrochemical Society

For Immediate Release Pennington, NJ – The Electrochemical Society (ECS) is proud to announce that the 17th International Symposium on Solid Oxide Fuel Cells (SOFC-XVII) takes place in Stockholm, Sweden, from 18-23 July, 2021. The ECS High-Temperature Energy, Materials, & Processes Division and The SOFC Society of Japan are the meeting co-sponsors.

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Released: 16-Nov-2020 3:15 PM EST
World’s Leading Electrochemists to Convene at 239th ECS Meeting with IMCS
The Electrochemical Society

The joint international 239th ECS Meeting and 18th International Meeting on Chemical Sensors (IMCS) is now accepting abstract submissions.

Newswise: Life and Livelihood as the Pandemic Drags On
Released: 28-Oct-2020 10:25 AM EDT
Life and Livelihood as the Pandemic Drags On
The Electrochemical Society

When we started on our COVID-19 interview series, no one knew how long the pandemic would last or the long-term impact it would have on our community. As we approach the end of a year of living in the shadow of COVID-19, we thought it useful to follow up with some of our interviewees. We learned that research, collaboration, teaching, and learning are continuing to evolve—along with the challenges of distance learning, meeting, and life.

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Released: 16-Oct-2020 12:20 PM EDT
Committing to Solving Humanity’s Grand Challenges
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In our series, The ECS Community Adapts and Advances, Yue Kuo talks about the role of ECS members in solving humanity’s grand challenges, including the pandemic. Yue holds the Dow Professorship in the Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering with a joint appointment in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Department of Materials Science and Engineering at Texas A&M University (TAMU).

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Released: 16-Oct-2020 10:15 AM EDT
Managing Expectations
The Electrochemical Society

In our series, The ECS Community Adapts and Advances, Janine Mauzeroll reflects on balancing professorship and motherhood while home schooling and dealing with loss. Janine is Associate Professor of Chemistry at McGill University, Canada. She received her PhD at the University of Texas at Austin, US, and did her postdoc at the Université de Paris, France.

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Released: 16-Oct-2020 9:30 AM EDT
The Big Unknown
The Electrochemical Society

In our series, The ECS Community Adapts and Advances, Jeffrey “Jeff” Henderson opened up about what he and his colleagues are worrying about—and some tips to getting through this unprecedented period. Jeff is a PhD candidate in Physical/Analytical Chemistry under the supervision of Professors Jamie Noël and David Shoesmith at the University of Western Ontario (Western), Canada.

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Released: 15-Oct-2020 1:15 PM EDT
Coping with Chaos
The Electrochemical Society

For our series, The ECS Community Adapts and Advances, Alice Suroviec describes pandemic-related challenges—and benefits—of being a mother, professor, scientist, researcher, administrator, homeschooler, and crisis manager. Alice is Professor of Bioanalytical Chemistry and Dean of the College of Medical and Natural Sciences at Berry College, Georgia, U.

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Released: 15-Oct-2020 11:40 AM EDT
Science’s Time to Shine
The Electrochemical Society

In our series, The ECS Community Adapts and Advances, Greg Jackson reflects on changing perceptions of science and difficulties meeting goals in the shadow of COVID-19. Greg is professor of mechanical engineering at the Colorado School of Mines (CSM). His research group focuses on solar energy storage in solid-oxide electrochemical systems.

Newswise: 2019 Nobel Chemistry Laureates’ Advice for 2020 Nobel Chemistry Laureates
Released: 13-Oct-2020 10:20 AM EDT
2019 Nobel Chemistry Laureates’ Advice for 2020 Nobel Chemistry Laureates
The Electrochemical Society

A highlight of The Electrochemical Society’s record-breaking PRiME 2020 digital meeting was the live session honoring M. Stanley Whittingham and Akira Yoshino, long term ECS members and 2019 Nobel Chemistry Laureates.

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Released: 26-Aug-2020 1:35 PM EDT
Dr. Chris Beasley - Science Will Prevail
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In ECS series, The ECS Community Adapts and Advances, Chris Beasley shares he is upbeat about the future while recognizing the challenges of the present. He is Marketing Manager in Electrochemistry at Gamry Instruments where he has worked for 10 years. Gamry Instruments designs and builds precision electrochemical instrumentation and accessories. Chris received his BS magna cum laude in Chemistry from Kutztown University in 2000. Follow the ECS series, The ECS Community Adapts and Advances, here: https://www.electrochem.org/ecs-blog/tag/ecs-adapts-and-advances/

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Released: 26-Aug-2020 1:20 PM EDT
Dr. Marca Doeff - Focusing on the Bright Side
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In ECS series, The ECS Community Adapts and Advances, Dr. Marca Doeff describes San Francisco traffic and her commute to work - which to her surprise, she misses! - developing coping skills, and new research funding opportunities amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. Follow the ECS series, The ECS Community Adapts and Advances, here: https://www.electrochem.org/ecs-blog/tag/ecs-adapts-and-advances/

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Released: 26-Aug-2020 1:10 PM EDT
Dr. Arumugam “Ram” Manthiram on a Pandemic Wake-up Call
The Electrochemical Society

In ECS series, The ECS Community Adapts and Advances, Dr. Arumugam “Ram” Manthiram shares how he is in awe of his research team's ability to remain creative and productive amidst to COVID-19 pandemic. He also urges the science community to be proactive in confronting the pandemic and climate change challenges threatening the global community.

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Released: 11-Aug-2020 2:15 PM EDT
Thriving, Not Just Surviving
The Electrochemical Society

In our series, The ECS Community Adapts and Advances, Alex Peroff spoke to us from his home office. Whereas travel used to be the largest part of his job, now he focuses on developing content and meaningful communication. Alex joined Pine Research Instrumentation, Inc. as an Electroanalytical Scientist in 2016 after completing a PhD at Northwestern University.

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Released: 11-Aug-2020 12:45 PM EDT
Adjusting to a Changed World
The Electrochemical Society

In our series, The ECS Community Adapts and Advances, Mark Orazem recounts how he made good use of a sabbatical year that didn’t turn out to be anything like he expected. Currently Professor of Chemical Engineering at the University of Florida (UF), he was officially on leave for the 2019-2020 academic year. He is returning to a very different environment than he left a year ago.

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Released: 11-Aug-2020 12:35 PM EDT
Give and Take during the Pandemic
The Electrochemical Society

The pandemic sent shockwaves through the academic community. Some institutions are weathering the storm better than others. At Lewis University (LU), Professor Jason Keleher and his students, Carolyn Graverson, Abigail “Abby” Linhart, and Katie Wortman-Otto, are optimistic. In our series, The ECS Community Adapts and Advances, they share their COVID-19 experiences and hopes for the future.

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Released: 30-Jul-2020 1:55 PM EDT
ECS Community on the Frontline of COVID-19 Research
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In our series, The ECS Community Adapts and Advances, Netzahualcóyotl (Netz) Arroyo-Currás talks about his lab’s challenge as part of the pandemic response of Johns Hopkins Medicine, which is at the forefront of COVID-19 research. Soon after classes went online and labs were shuttered, his team shifted gears to quickly design a COVID-19 diagnostic device to help meet the urgent need to re-open work and study environments.

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Released: 30-Jul-2020 1:35 PM EDT
The Battery Community Connects in New Ways
The Electrochemical Society

In our series, The ECS Community Adapts and Advances, Venkat Viswanathan shares stories of unexpected opportunities and inspiration. To help early career researchers make progress while labs are shuttered and new lab work isn’t possible, he is creating opportunities to showcase their latest work to academic and industry.

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Released: 30-Jul-2020 1:20 PM EDT
The ECS Community Adapts and Advances
The Electrochemical Society

Elizabeth Biddinger Assistant Professor, Chemical Engineering Department, City College, The City University of New York (CUNY), shares how she and her CUNY community are adapting to—and planning to move beyond—the current situation.

Released: 20-Jul-2020 2:10 PM EDT
Industry Supports and Appreciates ECS Community
The Electrochemical Society

In our series, The ECS Community Adapts and Advances, Marion Jones describes the caring and concern characterizing her lockdown experience. She reports feeling supported by her North Carolina-based employer and the ECS community, allowing her to pay it forward by helping customers and caring for her family during this period of disruption.

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Released: 20-Jul-2020 2:00 PM EDT
Tackling COVID-19 with Optimism and Ingenuity
The Electrochemical Society

Joe Stetter is an optimist, inventor, entrepreneur, and owner of two small businesses that stayed open through the lockdown. KWJ Engineering and Spec Sensors manufacture essential health and safety sensors with medical and industrial applications. In our series, The ECS Community Adapts and Advances, Joe shares the challenges of doing business “not as usual”, and reports on a research collaboration he mobilized to improve PPE sterilization for COVID-19 frontline workers.

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Released: 20-Jul-2020 12:40 PM EDT
Impacting the Human Condition and the Planet
The Electrochemical Society

In our series, The ECS Community Adapts and Advances, Jerry Woodall shares insights from his long career working in industry and academia. An inventor and scientist, Jerry is best known for developing the first commercially-viable red LEDs used in automobile brake lights and traffic lights, CD/DVD players, TV remote controls, and computer networks. He received the US National Medal of Technology and Innovation for “his pioneering role in the research and development of compound semiconductor materials and devices.” Currently Distinguished Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of California, Davis (UC Davis), Jerry served as ECS President from 1990-1991. ECS awarded Jerry the Electronics Division Award (1980), Solid State Science and Technology Award (1985), Edward Goodrich Acheson Award (1998), and named him a Fellow of The Electrochemical Society (1992).

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Released: 20-Jul-2020 12:40 PM EDT
Finding Our Way Forward, Together
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In our series, The ECS Community Adapts and Advances, University College Cork (UCC) Professor of Chemistry Colm O’Dwyer talks about how he, his students, and colleagues are managing research and coursework since Ireland shut down on March 11, 2020. Colm also directs the UCC Applied Nanoscience Group, focused on 3D battery printing, developing new sustainable battery materials, and real-time performance assessments using optics and photonics. Colm volunteers on the ECS Board of Directors, chairs the ECS Electronics and Photonics Division, and previously served on the ECS Interdisciplinary Science and Technology Subcommittee. Like many parents, he is homeschooling his young children while juggling other responsibilities.

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Released: 17-Jul-2020 12:45 PM EDT
Research Group Wins and Loses Through COVID-19
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In our series, The ECS Community Adapts and Advances, Shelley Minteer reviews changes—both positive and negative—wrought by the pandemic on her research group. Shelley holds the Dale and Susan Poulter Endowed Chair of Biological Chemistry and Associate Chair of Chemistry at the University of Utah. The Minteer Research Group works at the interface of electrochemistry, biology, synthesis, and materials chemistry, to provide solutions and address challenges in the areas of catalysis, fuel cells, sensing, and energy storage.

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Released: 16-Jul-2020 12:20 PM EDT
ECS Community Adapts and Advances Through COVID-19
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ECS community members - including students, researchers, professors, and industry leaders - share how the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted them at school, in the labs, and at work, and how they're coping and finding solutions to novel hardships during this time.

Newswise: The Electrochemical Society and Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing North America, Inc. Announce 2020-2021 Fellowship Winners for Projects in Green Energy Technology
Released: 1-Jul-2020 5:00 AM EDT
The Electrochemical Society and Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing North America, Inc. Announce 2020-2021 Fellowship Winners for Projects in Green Energy Technology
The Electrochemical Society

Prof. Dr. Shoji Hall, Prof. Dr. Piran Ravichandran Kidambi, and Dr. Haegyeom Kim have been awarded the 2020-2021 ECS Toyota Young Investigator Fellowships. Through this, ECS and Toyota aim to promote innovative and unconventional technologies borne from electrochemical research. The fellowship encourages young professors and scholars to pursue innovative electrochemical research in green energy technology.

Newswise: ECS Journal Services Now Provided Through New Partner, IOP Publishing
2-Jan-2020 3:25 PM EST
ECS Journal Services Now Provided Through New Partner, IOP Publishing
The Electrochemical Society

The Electrochemical Society (ECS) announces that as of January 2, 2020, ECS journals are published and available through IOP Publishing (IOPP), the publishing company of the Institute of Physics.

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Released: 9-Oct-2019 5:05 PM EDT
ECS President Congratulates 2019 Nobel Prize in Chemistry Winners
The Electrochemical Society

Christina Bock, ECS Board president, congratulated John B. Goodenough, M. Stanley Whittingham, and Akira Yoshino on receiving the 2019 Nobel Prize in Chemistry “for the development of lithium-ion batteries.” The long term Society members published important research papers in the ECS Journal. Goodenough and Whittingham are ECS Fellows.

Newswise: Dahn Unveils Million Mile Battery in Ground-breaking Article
Released: 26-Sep-2019 8:50 AM EDT
Dahn Unveils Million Mile Battery in Ground-breaking Article
The Electrochemical Society

In a ground-breaking paper in the Journal of The Electrochemical Society (JES), Jeff Dahn announced that Tesla may soon have a “million mile” battery that makes their robot taxis and long-haul electric trucks viable. Dahn and his research group are Tesla’s battery research partner. Doron Aurbach, JES technical editor, says that this comprehensive article is expected to be have a major impact on the field of batteries and energy storage.

30-Jul-2019 2:30 PM EDT
ECS Toyota 2019-2020 Fellowship Winners Announced
The Electrochemical Society

The ECS Toyota Young Investigator Fellowship, a partnership between The Electrochemical Society and Toyota Research Institute of North America, a division of Toyota Motor North America, is in its fifth year. The fellowship aims to encourage young professors and scholars to pursue innovative electrochemical research in green energy technology. Through this fellowship, ECS and Toyota hope to see further innovative and unconventional technologies borne from electrochemical research. ECS is proud to announce the 2019-2020 fellowship award winners: Prof. Jennifer L. Schaefer, University of Notre Dame; Prof. Neil Dasgupta, University of Michigan; Prof. Kelsey Hatzell, Vanderbilt University; Prof. Nemanja Danilovic, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory; and Dr. Zhenhua Zeng, Purdue University.

Newswise: ECS Partners with IOP Publishing for Journal Services
Released: 26-Jun-2019 8:30 AM EDT
ECS Partners with IOP Publishing for Journal Services
The Electrochemical Society

The Electrochemical Society (ECS) has selected IOP Publishing (IOPP) as its journals publishing partner, scheduled to take effect in 2020.

Newswise: Highlights from Free the Science Week 2019
Released: 15-May-2019 10:00 AM EDT
Highlights from Free the Science Week 2019
The Electrochemical Society

In celebration of its third annual Free the Science Week (April 1-7, 2019), the Society once again took down the paywall to the entire ECS Digital Library. For the duration of the week, readers had unrestricted access to more than 151,000 scientific articles and abstracts.This successful weeklong event produced swells in ECS page visits and content usage that attest to the enduring relevance and value of the Free the Science initiative.

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21-Mar-2019 10:00 AM EDT
All ECS Research Free during Free the Science Week
The Electrochemical Society

The Electrochemical Society (ECS) will celebrate its third annual Free the Science Week (April 1-7, 2019) by once again taking down the paywall to its entire online collection of published research. For the duration of the week, the ECS Digital Library, which contains over 151,000 scientific articles and abstracts, will be freely accessible to everyone.

Released: 31-Jan-2019 10:05 AM EST
German Electrochemists Publish Open Access: TIB Promotes Open Access Transition in the Field of Electrochemistry
The Electrochemical Society

Pennington, NJ – (January 31, 2019) – Since 2018, all the members of the German consortium of The Electrochemical Society (ECS) led by the Technische Informationsbibliothek (TIB) – German National Library of Science and Technology have benefited from a special publishing option: ECS grants all institutions participating in its program an unlimited number of article processing charge (APC) credits.

Released: 21-Jan-2019 3:05 PM EST
ECS Members Can Access Manuscript Preparation and Publication Support Services
The Electrochemical Society

The Electrochemical Society and Enago have entered into a collaboration that will allow researchers within ECS's member network easy access to Enago's author services, including English manuscript editing and publication support, at every stage of the publication cycle.


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