Prof. Fabio La Mantia


  • W3 Professor, Production engineering, University of Bremen, Germany
  • Junior group leader, Analytical Chemistry, Ruhr University of Bochum, Germany
  • Postdoctoral researcher, Materials Science and Engineering, Stanford University, California
  • PhD, Inorganic Chemistry, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich (ETHZ), Switzerland
  • M.Sc., Chemical Engineering, University of Palermo, Italy

Current research:

  • Aqueous metal-ion batteries for stationary application
  • Recovery and recycling of lithium
  • Selective and non-selective ion capturing and pumping
  • Development of advanced electro-analytical tools for investigation of battery systems, with focus on
    Dynamic Impedance Spectroscopy (DEIS) and Differential Electrochemical Mass Spectrometry (DEMS)
  • Modeling of porous electrodes, with focus on modeling of battery systems

Research interests:

  • Design of electrolytes for aqueous metal-ion batteries
  • Zinc and lithium-ion aqueous batteries
  • Ion pumping technology
  • Lithium extraction
  • Thermodynamics and kinetics of mixed ion intercalation
  • Intermodulated Differential Immittance Spectroscopy
  • Dynamic multi-frequency analysis
  • Differential electrochemical mass spectrometry
  • Modeling of electrochemical systems
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