Short Courses

ECS Short Courses provide students and seasoned professionals with in-depth education on a wide range of topics. Academic and industry experts provide personalized instruction to advance scientists’ and researchers’ technical expertise and knowledge.

Please note that ECS Short Courses are not currently offered in a digital format unless otherwise listed. Participants must register for in-person attendance at the ECS biannual meeting where the course is offered. For information on in-person course registration, see “Short Course registration fees” and “General course information” below.

PRiME 2024 Meeting

Sunday, October 6, 2024

Special discounted Short Course rates are only offered for the PRiME 2024 Meeting.
Take advantage of this one-time offer to update your expertise in critical areas!

Advanced Impedance Spectroscopy | Course Description
Mark Orazem, Instructor

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

PEM Fuel Cells and Water Electrolyzers | Course Description
Christopher Arges, Instructor

Multiphysics Modeling of Batteries | Course Description
June Xu, Instructor

Introduction to Lithium Ion Batteries
David Hall and Chock Karuppaiah, Instructors | Course Description

Short Courses schedule

Course instruction: 0900-1200h
Lunch: 1200-1400h (Lunch is not provided; attendees make their own lunch arrangements.)
Course instruction: 1400-1700h

SPECIAL PRICING: PRiME 2024 Short Courses
Registration Fees Course Only
Early Fees*
Course Only
Regular Fees*
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 $500 $600 $375 $475
 Nonmember $650 $750 $500 $600
 ECS Student Member $250 $300 $175 $225
 Student Nonmember $325 $375 $225 $275

PRiME 2024 Meeting ECS Short Courses are not offered online. In-person participation is required.

General course information

Pre-registration is required for ECS Short Courses. PRiME 2024 Meeting Short Courses are not offered online. In-person participation is required.

All Short Course materials are prepared in digital format and sent to registrants before arrival. Registrants who want printed materials are responsible for printing the materials and associated costs.

Short Course registration fees include participation in the course and materials. The Short Course registration fee does not include or apply to general meeting registration and is not applicable to any other meeting activities. All individuals participating in Short Courses and the meeting are required to register for both events.

Short Course refund requests must be made in writing and emailed to by the Refund Request Deadlines listed below in order to be honored. All refunds are processed AFTER the meeting concludes and are subject to a 25 percent processing fee.

All courses require a minimum of 10 registrants by the early registration deadline. Courses with fewer than 10 registrants by the early registration deadline are subject to cancellation. Registrants are responsible for confirming Short Course offerings before making flight or hotel reservations.

Important dates

PRiME 2024 Meeting


Early Registration Deadline

September 3, 2024

Short Course Registration Deadline*

September 30, 2024

Refund Request Deadline

September 30, 2024


* Registration after this date is based on space availability.