Simon Engelke is a Graphene CDT PhD Candidate focusing on advanced electrode structures for batteries. He is jointly supervised by Michael de Volder and Clare Grey and a member of Christ's College.
Previously, he studied natural sciences at Maastricht University and materials science and engineering at UC Berkeley. At Berkeley, he was first Student and then Research Assistant with Dr Marca Doeff and Dr Kristin Persson at the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL). During his MRes at the University of Cambridge he studied flexible batteries and graphene oxide surfactants.