Professor Peter Bruce
Materials, University of Oxford
Peter Bruce is Wolfson Professor of Materials in the Department of Materials at the University of Oxford, and Chief Scientist of the Faraday Institution. He is leader of: FI Fast Start project on SSB (FIRG008), SUPERGEN consortium (EP/L019469/1), representing UK energy storage research; a consortium on next-generation Li batteries (EP/M009521/1), and was Head of Department for 6 years. He has led world-renowned Li battery research for more than 25 years. His work has been recognised by 14 major awards from learned societies worldwide, including the Royal Society, the Royal Society of Chemistry, the Electrochemical Society (USA), and the German Chemical Society. He has published 340 papers including in Nature and Science (h=99), and has been invited to give 480 talks, many plenary or keynotes. Peter has worked on Li+ conducting ceramic and polymer electrolytes, anodes, cathodes, and their interfaces. He brings his extensive experience running research consortia, managing academics, and engaging across academia, industry, and government to this project.