BEST Center

MRL Building
Hastings Road
University Park, PA 16802
(814) 865-6237


BEST - Research

Researchers working in the Battery Manufacturing Lab, one of the B E S T facilities The research conducted within the BEST Center includes:

  • Materials: New material (anode, cathode, separator, and electrolyte) and cell development
  • Cells: Cell, pack, and system modeling and design, and experimental performance and cycle life experimental testing
  • Systems: Reduced order modeling, SOC and SOH estimation, Smart battery management systems, and hybrid vehicles

The breadth of BEST, from materials to devices to systems, is summarized in the individual faculty webpages included here. The links to the individual faculty are listed on the left-hand sidebar.