This Section serves the needs of ECS members interested in electrochemical and solid-state science and technology in Chicago area and nearby vicinity. Geographically the members are from Northern Illinois, Northern Indiana, Iowa, and Missouri.
The Chicago Section typically holds one evening technical meeting per month, usually in a local area restaurant, following a dinner and casual social.
A half day symposium on Energy Storage Materials and Simulations (PDF of tentative agenda) is scheduled from 1:00-4:45 PM at Argonne National Laboratory Building 240, Conference Room 1416, including a wine and cheese reception and presentation of Graduate Student Research Award (PDF of call for nominations). The registration fee is $10 for professionals and $5 for graduate students and postdocs. Send attendance confirmation by e-mail to: Dr. Wenquan Lu, Argonne National Laboratory firstname.lastname@example.org. Deadlines for registration is September 2 for U.S. citizens and Argonne’s employees; and August 16 for non-U.S. citizens. Non-U.S. citizens need to fill out this form and send it by fax no later than August 16.
Chicago Section Graduate Student Research Award Nominations Call
The Board of the ECS Chicago Section invites you to submit nominations for the Graduate Student Research Award. This award was established to recognize excellence performance, independent thinking, and impact in the research conducted. See Call for Nominations for details.