Short Courses

ECS short courses are all-day classes designed to provide students or the seasoned professional with an in-depth education on a wide range of topics. Taught by academic and industry experts, the small class size makes for an excellent opportunity for personalized instruction helping both novices and experts advance their technical expertise and knowledge.

Short courses are open to the public with special discounts given to meeting attendees.

Sunday, May 26, 2019 | Dallas, TX

Short courses will be offered at the 235th ECS Meeting on Sunday, May 26, 2019, from 0900h to 1630h.

Registration Fees Course Only Early Fees* Course Only Regular Fees* Course
Early Fees*
(Price discounted with the purchase of a meeting registration)
Course Regular Fees*
(Price discounted with the purchase of a meeting registration)
 ECS Member $525 $625 $400 $500
 Nonmember $675 $775 $550 $650
 ECS Student Member $275 $325 $200 $250
 Student Nonmember $350 $400 $275 $325

*All prices are in U.S. Dollars.

Pre-registration for short courses is required. The early deadline is April 22, 2019. The short course registration deadline is May 20, 2019. Any additional registrations after this date will be based on space availability. All short course materials are prepared in digital format and are sent to registrants prior to arrival. If printed materials are desired, registrants will be responsible for the printing of materials and costs associated.

The registration fee for each course includes participation in the course, materials, continental breakfast, luncheon, and refreshment breaks; the short course registration fee does not include or apply to the general meeting registration, and it is not applicable to any other activities of the meeting. All individuals participating in short courses along with the meeting are required to register for both events.

Short course refund policy: Written requests for short course refunds will be honored only if received at ECS headquarters by May 20, 2019. All refunds are subject to a 10% processing fee and requests for refunds must be made in writing and emailed to Refunds will not be processed until AFTER the meeting.

All courses are subject to cancellation pending an appropriate number of advance registrants. Before making any flight or hotel reservations, please check to make sure the short course that you have selected is being offered.

Battery Safety and Failure Modes | Course description
Thomas Barrera and Boryann Liaw, Instructors

Fundamentals of Electrochemistry: Basic Theory and Thermodynamic Methods  | Course description
James Noël, Instructor

CANCELED Fundamentals of Corrosion