ABOUT

Dr. Binay Prasad, Chief Technology Officer 

bprasad@umich.edu

Dr. Binay Prasad holds 35+ years industry experience across several battery chemistries including Lead Acid, Ni-MH, Ni-Cd and Li-Ion batteries (Energizer, Energy Conversion Devices, Saft).  

 

After an established career in industry, Dr. Prasad returned to academia and obtained a PhD later in life from the University of Michigan in Materials Science in 2012.  It was from his doctoral thesis concentrating on materials used in the cathode of lithium ion batteries, that Dr. Prasad obtained two patents and launched Battery Nano Technologies.

Dr. Prasad holds a PhD in Materials Science from the University of Michigan and a Bachelors in Metallurgical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology.