Carlos Ziebert

    Head of the Calorimeter Center
    Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)

    Dr. Carlos Ziebert earned his PhD in Physics from the Saarland University, Germany in 2002. Currently Dr. Ziebert is the head of the Calorimeter Center at IAM-AWP.

    In the same year, he joined the KIT. He has more than 16 years of international R&D experience in thin film technology, modelling and thermal characterization of materials for energy systems and more than 60 peer-reviewed articles.

    Since 2011, his research is focused on electrochemical and thermal characterization of Lithium-ion cells using calorimetry and safety testing. He has been leader in five projects related to electrochemical energy storage and from 2011-2013 he was the manager of the EERA Joint Programme on Energy Storage (JPES).