Khalil Amine is head of the Technology Development group in the Battery Technology Department within Argonne’s Chemical Engineering Division. He received his Ph.D. in materials science from the University of Bordeaux, France, in 1989 and has studied various aspects of new materials for next-generation batteries throughout his career. Before joining Argonne in 1998, Amine led research projects in the research arms of public and private organizations and universities, including the Japan Storage Battery Company, the Osaka National Research Institute, and Kyoto University.
Advances in these areas and others are continuing under Amine’s leadership. Argonne conducts many of its research projects in collaboration with other organizations, including universities, industrial firms, and other federal laboratories, and has intellectual property available for licensing. His career highlights include:
Amine was the most cited scientist in the world in the field of battery technology from 1998-2008. He was Organizer and Chair of the 1st International Conference on Advanced Lithium Batteries for Automotive Applications in 2008. Amine is also an Advisor to the U.S. National Research Consul on battery related technologies and an active member of the Electrochemical Society, the Material Research Society and the American Ceramic Society.
He received his Ph.D. in Material Science and MA in Chemistry from the University of Bordeaux 1, France.
Feb 24, 2015 | Mediterranean Space of Technology and Innovation