Confirmed speakers

Sergey Yakovlev

Battery Specialist, Croda Nederland B.V.

Title of his talk:

Hypermer Volt series – carbon black dispersants for lithium-ion battery electrodes


Sergey joined Croda Nederland B.V. as a Battery Specialist in 2018. Previously, Sergey held several academic and R&D researcher positions in materials for electrochemical energy generation and storage and has 10 years of experience in materials science and electrochemistry for lithium-ion batteries.

He obtained a degree of electronics engineer from Moscow State Institute of Electronics and Mathematics, Russian Federation, and a PhD degree in Materials Science from Christian-Albrechts University of Kiel, Germany. In his present role, he is focusing on organic additives improving performance and safety of lithium-ion batteries.