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E. Caglan Kumbur

Dr. Emin Caglan Kumbur

Associate Professor

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Electrochemcial Energy Systems Laboratory


PhD, Pennsylvania State University

Research Interests

We are working on next generation energy storage and conversion systems for use in transportation, portable and grid-scale applications. Our studies consist of experimental and computational studies aimed at understanding the mass/charge transport phenomena, the internal structure of materials, performance diagnostics, and system design to address the scientific challenges in these emerging systems.


E. Caglan Kumbur is an Assistant Professor in the Mechanical Engineering and Mechanics Department and the principal investigator of the Electrochemical Energy Systems Laboratory. He received a BS in Mechanical Engineering from Middle East Technical University in Turkey, and MS and PhD Degrees in Mechanical Engineering from Pennsylvania State University.

He currently serves as Associate Editor for the International Journal of Hydrogen Energy.