Energy Storage has become a crucial factor in modern society, due to climate change and global sustainability. From portable electronics to large scale power grids, this course examines the wide range of applications for both grid electricity storage and batteries, two examples of energy technologies that are important in everyday life as well as their potential applications in future devices.
This course examines the principals of batteries as well as their real and potential applications in a variety of products. It also reviews the various methods of grid electricity storage and their possible technological applications.
You Will Learn
Battery applications and parameters
Grid electricity storage and technologies
Power generation supply and demand
Chemical components and marketing of different types of batteries
Yi Cui, Professor, Materials Science and Engineering, Stanford University
Matt Kanan, Professor of Chemistry, Stanford University