Center for Mesoscale Transport Properties (m2mt)

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Esther Takeuchi

Lead Institution

Stony Brook University




To build the scientific knowledge base necessary to enable future creation of scalable electrochemical energy storage systems with high energy, high power, and long life.

Research Topics

electrical energy storage, corrosion, charge transport, mesoscale science, materials and chemistry by design, mesostructured materials, synthesis (novel systems)

Systems Studied

Systems: metal, oxide, electrolytes, porous

Interfaces: organic/inorganic, inorganic/inorganic, liquid/solid, solid/solid

Nanostructured: 0D, 1D, 2D, 3D

Experimental and Theoretical Methods

X-ray diffraction and scattering, X-ray imaging, X-ray spectroscopy, neutron diffraction and scattering, electron microscopy, scanning probe microscopy, surface science, density functional theory (DFT), continuum modeling, mesoscale modeling, multiscale modeling 

Partner Institutions

  • Brookhaven National Laboratory
  • Columbia University
  • Cornell University
  • Drexel University
  • Georgia Institute of Technology
  • Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
  • Lehigh University
  • Stony Brook University
  • University of Texas at Austin

BES Staff Contact

Craig Henderson