A native of Denmark, Prof. Schougaard received his Masters degree (Cand. Scient) from the University of Copenhagen under the supervision of Prof Bjørnholm in 1998. He subsequently moved to the University of Texas at Austin, where he received his Ph.D. in 2002. Remaining in Austin, he completed a post doctoral fellowship with Prof. Goodenough, in 2004. Shortly hereafter he returned to Denmark to work at RISØ, Danish national laboratories. It was from here that he was recruited to the Université de Québec à Montréal (UQAM), Canada.
At UQAM he has developed in collaboration with General Motors Canada and Clarian Canada inc. a research program that focuses on the development and characterization of advanced batteries.
- Lithium insertion/extraction kinetics in LiFePO4 — February 10, 2014