Short Courses

ECS Short Courses

ECS Short Courses provide students and seasoned professionals with in-depth education on a wide range of topics in an intensive, short time period. Through personalized instruction by academic and industry experts, novices and experts advance their technical expertise and knowledge.

Short Courses online in September 2021

ECS is piloting virtual Short Courses starting in the fall of 2021!

Sunday, September 19, and Monday, September 20, 2021, from 1200h-1500h ET

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

Live online instruction by Prof. Noël takes place for three hours a day for two days (total of six hours). The course will not be recorded, thus content is only available during the instruction period.

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Pre-registration is required

  • The early registration discount pricing deadline for this Short Course is August 16, 2021.
  • The last day to register for this course is September 13, 2021.
  • Registration after September 13 is based on space availability.

You must use your ECS My Account to register for a short course. Pre-registration is required.

  • Register through ECS My Account > Events > Short Course Title.
  • Discounts apply for early registration (deadline to be determined). Save more by becoming a member. Registration fee includes participation in the course and materials.
  • The course is broadcast via Zoom Webinar, so be sure that you can access Zoom before registering.
  • Materials are prepared in digital format and sent to registrants before the course starts.
  • No printed materials are provided.

Refund policy

  • Requests for Short Course refunds must be made in writing and emailed to ECS customerservice@electrochem.org  by September 13, 2021.
  • All refunds are subject to a 10 percent processing fee.
  • Refunds are processed AFTER the course concludes.
  • Refunds will not be processed for course registrants who received course materials regardless of their ability to attend the online course.
Registration Fees Course Only Early Fees* Course Only Regular Fees*
 ECS Member $525 $625
 Nonmember $675 $775
 ECS Student Member $275 $325
 Student Nonmember $350 $400

*All prices are in U.S. dollars.

Short Courses require a minimum of ten registrants. Courses with fewer than ten registrants are subject to cancellation.

240th ECS Meeting virtual short courses

Four ECS Short Courses will be live online as part of the 240th ECS Meeting. Don’t miss the opportunity to participate online in these courses!

Sunday, October 10, and Monday, October 11, 2021, from 0800-1100h ET.
The courses are not recorded or available after these dates.

Advanced Impedance Spectroscopy | Course description
Mark Orazem, Instructor

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

Lithium-Ion Battery Safety and Failure Modes | Course description 
Thomas P. Barrera and Joshua Lamb, Instructors

Operation and Exploitation of Electrochemical Capacitor Technology Course description
John Miller, Instructor

October 10-11, 0800h-1100h ET | Online
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.

Registration

  • Individuals participating in Short Courses must register through the biannual meeting event registration.
  • Individuals may only register for one course.
  • Courses are live and will not be recorded. Content is only available during the instruction period.
  • Courses are broadcast via Zoom Webinar, so be sure that you can access Zoom before registering.

Pre-registration is required

  • Early registration deadline for the meeting and Short Courses is September 13, 2021.
  • General Short Course registration deadline is October 4, 2021.
  • Registration after October 4 is based on space availability.

Registration fee

  • Includes participation in the course and materials.
  • Does not include the general meeting registration. However, Digital Presenters and in-person meeting registrants receive discounted short course pricing. Digital attendee meeting registrants do not receive discounted short course pricing.
  • Is not applicable to other meeting activities – receptions, luncheons, etc.

Materials

  • Are prepared in digital format and sent to registrants before the course starts.
  • No printed materials are provided.

Refund policy

  • Requests for Short Course refunds must be made in writing and emailed to customerservice@electrochem.org by October 4, 2021.
  • All refunds are subject to a 10 percent processing fee.
  • Refunds are processed AFTER the meeting concludes.
  • Refunds will not be processed for course registrants who received course materials regardless of their ability to attend the online course.

Short Courses require a minimum of ten registrants. Courses with fewer than ten registrants are subject to cancellation.