News about and interviews with Dr. Jeff Dahn, Professor, Canada Research Chair, NSERC/Tesla Canada Industrial Research Chair at the Department of Physics & Atmospheric Science at Dalhousie University.
Quebec risks a critical circular economy misstep with proposed EV battery recycling plan
Newly proposed regulation that arbitrarily caps the lifespan of EV batteries at 10 years and forces mandatory recycling risks stifling battery longevity innovation and promotes a disposable car culture, cautions Dr. Jeff Dahn
New lessons from the epic story of Moli Energy, the Canadian pioneer of rechargeable lithium battery technology
B.C.-based Moli Energy is renowned as a technology innovator that spawned great ideas and great talent — including today’s industry leader Jeff Dahn — then collapsed. Thirty years on, with potential growth in the offing, is its story again pointing Canada forward?
The Jeff Dahn effect: superstar alumni and a growing regional battery cluster
In the second of our feature series on the NSERC/Tesla Canada Industrial Research Chair, we focus on the cluster of lithium-ion battery expertise building around Dahn’s lab at Dalhousie University in Nova Scotia and his extended impact on the next generation of Canadian researchers and developers
The Jeff Dahn interview: One-on-one with Canada’s foremost lithium-ion battery expert
From his renowned research lab at Dalhousie University, the NSERC/Tesla Canada Industrial Research Chair speaks exclusively to Electric Autonomy on lithium-ion battery progress, vehicle-to-grid integration, hydrogen and more