R&D Director - Advanced Energy Storage
Dr. Ben Cao is currently the R&D Director -Advanced Energy Storage at Nanoramic Laboratories. Dr. Cao leads the R&D team to develop Nanoramic’s Neocarbonix technology for Li-ion Batteries. Dr. Cao is also the Principal Investigator (PI) for the USABC Technology Assessment Program (TAP) project awarded to Nanoramic in December of 2020.
Dr. Cao obtained his Ph.D. Degree in Electrical Engineering from Florida State University in 2013. His Ph. D research was on the novel high energy density Li-ion capacitor energy storage device.
Dr. Cao has more than 10 years of experience in advanced Li-ion energy storage technology research & development including designing Lithium-ion capacitors and batteries, electrode development & manufacturing, cell validation and tests, project management, electrode materials analysis, and technical team building, management and leadership.