Jul 30, 2020
Dr. Jie Xiao, Chief Scientist, Group Lead
Pave the Way for Developing Next-Generation Battery Technologies

Introduction of PNNL’s research on advanced battery technologies for various applications__

BIOGRAPHY: Dr. Jie Xiao is currently a chief scientist and Group Leader of Battery Materials & System Group at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory. Dr. Xiao obtained her Ph.D degree in Materials Chemistry from State University of New York Binghamton. Her PhD supervisor is Prof. M. Stanley Whittingham who is a Nobel Prize Laureate in Chemistry in 2019. Dr. Xiao has been leading research thrusts on both practical applications and fundamental study of energy storage materials and systems, spanning from micro-batteries for acoustic fish tags to advanced battery technologies for vehicle electrification and grid energy storage. She has published more than 100 peer-reviewed journal papers, 2 book chapters and holds 17 US patents in the area of energy storage research area. Dr. Xiao has been named top 1% Clarivate Analytics (formerly Thomas Reuters) Highly Cited Researcher since 2017