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Conference on Electrochemical Energy Science and Technology Held at KUST


      The International Conference on Electrochemical Energy Science and Technology 2016 (EEST 2016) was held on August 17 to 19, 2016 at the International Academic Exchange Center, Lianhua Campus, Kunming University of Science and Technology (KUST). The conference was co-organized by the International Academy of Electrochemical Energy Science (IAOEES) and KUST. Prof. ZHANG Yingjie, Chair of the KUST University Committee, served as the conference chair of the Chinese side.

      The opening ceremony in the morning of 17 August was chaired by Prof. WANG Hua, Vice President of KUST. Prof. ZHANG Yingjie of KUST and Academician Xueliang Sun from Canada addressed the opening. EEST 2016 focuses on energy storage and conversion technologies employing electrochemical methods, including fuel cells, batteries, supercapacitors, electrolysis etc. The conference program consists of a half-day workshop on Conversation with Editors and three-day meeting, including 6 plenary sessions, 85 keynote presentations, 75 oral presentations and 107 poster presentations.

      Nearly 300 participants from United States, Britain, Canada, Russia, Italy, South Korea, Pakistan, Thailand, Singapore and China joined the conference. On completing the program successfully, the conference concluded in the afternoon of 19 August, with all positive comments and gratitude to the organizers and host from the participants.