Temporary, Extramural funds. To begin approximately January, 2017. Training to be Performed: Participate in projects to test, diagnose and prognose commercial batteries for electric vehicles and/or battery energy storage systems. Minimum Qualifications: Ph.D. or equivalent in science, engineering or related field. Demonstrated ability to use electrochemical methods, especially incremental capacity, and analytical methods for the identification of degradation mechanisms. Demonstrated experience in testing large commercial size Li-ion cells.