Breakthrough Electrolytes for Energy Storage and Systems (BEES2)



Robert Savinell

Lead Institution

Case Western Reserve University


2018-2026 (Center known as BEES prior to 2022)


To uncover the transport mechanisms of ions, protons, redox species, and electrons in nano to meso scale structured electrolytes in the bulk and at the electrode-electrolyte interfaces to achieve high energy and power density in next generation energy storage systems.

Partner Institutions

  • Case Western Reserve
  • CUNY Hunter
  • NYU
  • Ohio State
  • PNNL
  • Texas A&M Univ
  • UIUC
  • Notre Dame
  • Univ of Tennessee

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Craig Henderson