Part 1: Introduction to Li-ion battery terminology and intercalation mechanisms

Introduction to electrochemical impedance spectroscopy

Part 2: Li-ion battery cathode materials

Galvanostatic intermittment titration technique (GITT)

Playlist: 32 videos on energy storage materials design

Courses taught by VDN

MSE 5572 Sustainable Energy Materials

MSE 5532 Electronics, Optics, Magnetism Lab (Fall 2018, Fall 2019, Fall 2020)

Battery lab lecture: https://youtu.be/pboH0l7oelU

Demonstration videos:

Cell Assembly https://youtu.be/6TqtuACacu4,

Potentiostat Connection https://youtu.be/ixQYlqNURpM

Cell Disassembly https://youtu.be/HUo9t_6iQpk

Phase Identification using PDXL https://youtu.be/168yBn1VPRQ

Structure Refinement using GSAS-II https://youtu.be/OcAd92uzObI

How to simulate XRD pattern in VESTA: https://youtu.be/HS2jwNz7y_I

MSE 7895 Graduate Seminar and Colloquium (Spring 2018)

MSE 2010 Introduction to Engineering Materials (Fall 2017, Spring 2019, Spring 2020)

Recorded lectures from Spring 2020: See playlist https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLSIQyXlfw9qfLgvvPpBwzHyB8BpgQPqg1

Tutorial videos: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLSIQyXlfw9qdwg68wJqp0_olWPAkWkiGz

Recorded lectures from Spring 2019

Atomic Bonding https://youtu.be/md4HuljMjBA

Atomic Bonding https://youtu.be/GWxQyAwiZ1M

Crystal Structures I https://youtu.be/G-un35AgwrA

Crystal Structures II https://youtu.be/Zv1x-9cSAHc

Defects https://youtu.be/CSmqOIP4KR4

Defects and Diffusion https://youtu.be/e72d7ookMe4

Diffusion https://youtu.be/Fb_wIFRjanY

Mechanical Behavior I https://youtu.be/-HKWIP11V28

Mechanical Behavior II https://youtu.be/2bB4KuztOZ8

Failure Analysis and Fatigue https://youtu.be/JiAt_VHNd3w

Phase Diagrams I https://youtu.be/01qtzLboJ_k

Phase Diagrams II https://youtu.be/KWbnCncXJPg

Phase Diagrams III https://youtu.be/kOVyfe27TXw

Phase Transformations https://youtu.be/7z5eR7yeAPk

Polymers https://youtu.be/bpq2T8zGHPo

Electronic Materials I https://youtu.be/E0I4LL0TpE4

Electronic Materials II https://youtu.be/wRmpAK1-xzU

Open Source Codes by VDN

Nanoparticle X-ray Diffraction Python Code: DebyeByPy [DOI: 10.1021/acsnano.5b02191]

Small-angle X-ray Scattering Code: MakeHeatMap [DOI:10.1021/nn5062832]

Voronoi Analysis [DOI:10.1038/nature14872]

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Primary Core

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MSE 6737 Diffusion and Interface Kinetics

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Secondary Core

MSE 6715 Principles of the Characterization of Materials

MSE 6756 Computational Materials Modeling

MSE 6765 Mechanical Behavior of Materials

MSE 6777 Electronic Properties of Materials


MSE 6723 Materials Chemistry

MSE 7193 Symmetry and Crystal Properties

Chemistry 6510, 6540, 7520 Quantum Mechanics

Chemistry 7330 Solid State Chemistry

Chemistry 7120 Electrochemistry