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Cesar Villa


Materials Science and Engineering

Northwestern University

Evanston Il, 60208-3113

email: cesarvilla2020@u.northwestern.edu

Educational Background

2015 - Present Northwestern University, Doctoral Student, Materials Science and Engineering
2011-2015 University of California, San Diego, B.S., Mechanical Engineering

Research Objectives

The aim of my research is to characterize energy materials, with a focus on battery materials. In-situ defect and interfacial phenomena will be studied in order to fully understand the correlation between the structure and property of energy materials.