AVIC Centre for Materials Characterisation, Processing and Modelling
The Aviation Industry Corporation of China (AVIC) has one of the largest research and development centres in China. Beijing Institute for Aeronautical Materials (BIAM, within AVIC) and Imperial College have established a world-class centre in the Department of Mechanical Engineering and Department of Materials at Imperial College London for materials characterisation, processing and modelling and developing a research-based collaboration to undertake applied and fundamental research; explore mutual areas of interest; disseminate scientific information and conduct post-doctorate and PhD project research.
Yan Zhao et al. ‘Prevent lithium ion battery failure during high temperatures by externally applied compression’ won Poster Competition Best Scientific Second Prize at Future Powertrain Conference 2017
Dr Weiming Liu and Dr Hongyang Liu et al. ‘Flexible Solid-state thin film lithium battery research’ won Poster Competition Best Scientific Commendation Prize at Future Powertrain Conference 2017