NEXT GENERATION ENERGY STORAGE SOLUTIONS
As global energy demand increases, the adoption of renewable energy is of paramount importance to mitigate the catastrophic effects of climate change. Energy storage solutions will be crucial to enable a clean, sustainable future.
At UNIGRID, we are dedicated to exploring new battery chemistries that are low-cost, safe, long-lasting, and recyclable to meet these energy needs.
Our solutions are scalable designs suitable for the home, grid, or a variety of distributed energy storage applications.
All-Solid-State Batteries offer a variety of characteristics ideal for grid storage applications.
Free of rare elements
Reduced thermal management
High Volumetric Energy Density
Wide Operating Temperature Range
No toxic or volatile compounds
Long Calendar Life
SUSTAINABLE & RECYCLABLE
Recoverable, reusable materials
DR. ZHENG CHEN
Chief Executive Officer
Dr. Zheng Chen is an Assistant Professor in the Department of NanoEngineering at UC San Diego. He has 10 years of experience in global grid storage markets and is an expert in sustainable battery technologies. He leads commercial and customer development through industrial connections in the Asian markets.
DR. ERIK A. WU
Chief Technology Officer
Dr. Erik A. Wu obtained his Ph.D. from UC San Diego’s NanoEngineering department, where his research focused on the synthesis, characterization, and testing of battery materials for longer-lasting all-solid-state batteries.
DARREN H. S. TAN
Chief Development Officer
Darren H. S. Tan is a Chemical Engineering PhD candidate at UC San Diego, focusing on developing & commercializing all solid-state batteries for grid energy storage applications. He has been developing UNIGRID’s technology since 2017.
DR. YING SHIRLEY MENG
Dr. Y. Shirley Meng is the Zable Endowed Chair Professor in Energy Technologies, is the founding Director of Sustainable Power and Energy Center, and is currently the director of the Institute for Materials Discovery and Design at UC San Diego. She provides scientific expertise for UNIGRID’s product development.
San Diego, CA