Nick Grundish

Director of Battery Design

Difficult problems require cross-discipline scientific collaborations. EnergyX is taking a wholistic approach to solving the need for renewable energy storage by bringing together scientists from various fields with different expertise to work on the necessary devices and how to procure the necessary materials, such as lithium, in an inexpensive and sustainable manner.

Nick Grundish is the Director of Battery Design. He manages the research and development initiative towards developing all-solid-state Li-ion batteries to power next generation electric vehicles and other large-scale portable electronic devices.

Nick graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering. During his undergraduate degree, he joined the laboratory of 2019 Nobel Prize in Chemistry Winner, Prof. John B. Goodenough. In addition to his duties at EnergyX, Nick remains in Prof. Goodenough’s lab while working towards his PhD in Materials Science. His work is currently focused on Structure-Property relationships in solid-state electrodes and electrolytes.

Fun Fact: Nick is an avid computer gamer and often relaxes by playing League of Legends.