Hafezi and Hu are among 31 of the nation's rising stars who will compete for three Blavatnik National Awards.
Fellows, advised by Marina Leite and Peter Kofinas, will receive $34k each over a 3-year period.
Fellowships of $25,000 each help fund the students’ research.
UMD is one of the top universities represented among the highly competitive grants awarded this year.
New imaging technique explains why aluminum anodes fail.
Microscopy technique reveals why and how aluminum anodes fail in Li-ion batteries.
Results published in Nature Communications.
Electrolyte determines just how thin a nanoscale lithium battery can be.
Program will create up to 100 one and two-year appointments.