Pieremanuele Canepa
Dr. Pieremanuele Canepa, FRSC
Robert A. Welch Assistant Professor
Office Location W320 Engineering Building 2
Phone 713-743-7334
Fax 713-743-4444
Email pcanepa [at] uh.edu
B.S. Chemistry, University of Turin, Italy (2006)
MS Chemistry, University of Turin, Italy (2008)
Ph.D. Chemistry, University of Kent, United Kingdom (2012)
Professional Experience
Assistant Professor (2023-present), Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering, University of Houston, Houston, TX, USA
Assistant Professor (2018-present), Department of Materials Science and Engineering, National University of Singapore
Independent Ramsay Memorial Fellow, University of Bath (2016–2018)
Postdoctoral Scholar, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (2015-2018)
Postdoctoral Scholar, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (2012-2015)
Awards & Honors
Chemistry of Materials Lectureship & Best Paper Award ACS, American Chemical Society, USA, 2023
Materials Au Rising Stars, American Chemical Society, 2022
J. Mater. Chem. A, Emerging Investigator, Royal Society of Chemistry, United Kingdom, 2022
Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry, United Kingdom, 2021
EU ERC MSEC+ Erasmus Mundus Scholar, France, 2021
NRF Fellow Class 2020, Singapore, 2020
Royal Society of Chemistry Travel Grant for Early Career Scientists, United Kingdom, 2017
Ramsay Memorial Fellow, University College London, London, United Kingdom, 2017
Advanced Scientific Computing Leadership Challenge, US Department of Energy, USA, 2015
Research Interests

Computational Materials Science; First-principles calculations; High throughput Screening; Extended Ising Hamiltonians; Functional Materials for Energy Storage and Conversion; Lithium, Sodium and multivalent batteries; Solid electrolytes and All-solid-state batteries.

Selected Publications

Full list of Publications: https://caneparesearch.org/papers/