25-26 April 2018 Chicago, USA
Agenda Now Available

Please use the links above to go to the 2018 conference registration website.
Presentations and videos from the 2016 and 2017 events are available at the bottom of this page.

About Li-SM3

The 3rd Li-SM3 conference will again bring together the world’s leading academics, scientists and engineers to discuss the priority areas of lithium sulfur battery chemistry research. It will begin with an introduction to the chemistry for newcomers and highlights of the key challenges, followed by dedicated sessions on each key topic, a poster session and a dinner.

The 2018 conference will be organized by the Joint Center for Energy Research (JCESR), with the support of OXIS Energy and Imperial College London. You can register for this through the link further down this page.

The call for both presentations and posters is now open – see below.

The 2nd Li-SM3 conference brought together more than 150 of the world’s leading academics, scientists and engineers to discuss the priority areas of lithium sulfur rechargeable battery chemistry research. It was organized by Imperial College London and OXIS Energy, with the support of the Joint Center for Energy Research (JCESR). Presentations from the 2016 and 2017 conferences are available below.

Contact: bullrick@anl.gov

REGISTER for Li-SM3 2018

Sponsor the Conference

The organizing committee is pleased to offer the opportunity for three levels of sponsorship – Platinum, Gold and Silver – detailed below. These opportunities are meant to align with your company’s focus and will lead to brand awareness and visibility among our students and entrepreneurial community.

Please contact Bradley Ullrick, Intellectual Property and Business Development Manager, Joint Center for Energy Storage Research, bullrick@anl.gov if you are interested in sponsoring the Li-SM3 2018 Conference.

Silver

  • One ticket to the conference
  • Link from conference website to company website
  • Marketing materials displayed at reception
  • Logo on program website and email marketing campaign
  • Company literature/goods at a sponsor table

$2,500

Gold

  • Two tickets to the conference
  • Link from conference website to company website
  • Marketing materials displayed at reception
  • Logo on program website and email marketing campaign
  • Company literature/goods at a sponsor table
  • Option to host workshop or panel

$5,000

Platinum

  • Four tickets to the conference
  • Link from conference website to company website
  • Marketing materials displayed at reception
  • Logo on program website and email marketing campaign
  • Company literature/goods at a sponsor table
  • Option to host workshop or panel
  • Option to sponsor lunch or dinner

$10,000

Conference Sponsors

Scientific Committee

The Li-SM3 2018 conference will be convened by the following leading academics in the field. This Scientific Committee is responsible for the content of the conference.

Dr. David Ainsworth

OXIS Energy Ltd

Dr. George Crabtree

Joint Center for Energy Storage Research

Dr. Greg Offer

Imperial College London

Dr. Venkat Srinivasan

Argonne National Laboratory

Dr. Qiang Zhang

Tsinghua University

Dr. Kevin Zavadil

Sandia National Laboratories

Conference Organizers

2017 Presentations

The 2017 agenda is available here. Many of the presenters have made their work available as videos or pdfs. The presentations not available are marked as such. Presentations with no information may be made available in the near future.

The opening presentation by Dr David Ainsworth and Dr Greg Offer is available here: YouTube, YouKu & PDF.

Mechanism Plenary Keynote Speaker

Mechanism Panel Speakers (Alphabetical Order)

Materials Plenary Keynote Speaker

Materials Panel Speakers (alphabetical order)

Posters organised by topic and then by author in alphabetical order:

Mechanisms

Modelling

Materials

Applications

2016 Presentations

The 2016 Li-SM3 conference saw some brilliant talks from our key speakers. Here you can find a selection of those presentations, free to download: