Ceder-Persson, Kristin

 

persson-ka Assistant Professor, Department of Materials Science and Engineering 

210 Hearst Memorial Mining Building
Berkeley, CA 94720

kristinpersson@nullberkeley.edu

Research Areas: 

Computational Materials and Chemical and Electrochemical Materials

 

Education:

1996 M.S. Engineering Physics, Lund Institute of Technology, Sweden
2001 Ph.D. Theoretical Physics(Computational Materials Science), Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden

 

Professional Experience:

2001-2002 Postdoctoral Associate, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
2001-2002 Consultant, Computational Modeling Consultants Inc., Wellesley, MA
2004-2007 Postdoctoral Associate, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
2007-2008 Research Associate, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
 2005-  Senior Scientist, Computational Modeling Consultants Inc. Wellesley, MA
2008-2013 Chemist Research Scientist, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
2013- Staff Scientist, Energy Technologies Area, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
2014- Consulting Faculty Member, Stanford University
2015- Assistant Professor, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of California, Berkeley

 

Major Awards:

2001 Knut and Alice Wallenberg Early Career Award for Women in Science
2010 ARPA-E Award for developing high-energy density Magnesium ion batteries
2013 Director’s Award for Exceptional Scientific Achievement, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory