Toyota Research Institute of North America, USA ; Advanced Institute for Materials Research, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan
Tentative title: Transformative Technologies Enabled by Metal-Hydrogen Materials
Abstract: Enabling effective elimination of carbon dioxide footprints requires the availability of a variety of innovative energy storage and conversion technologies. At the heart of this lies the design of novel materials and the discoveries of unexpected properties. Herein, I will discuss the research efforts conducted which revealed an unprecedented potential of hydrogen metal based materials in the field of batteries and how they offer a pathway to overcoming long lasting challenges facing these technologies.