JCESR Director George Crabtree to appear on NPR’s ‘Science Friday’
George Crabtree, director of the Joint Center for Energy Storage Research (JCESR), will be interviewed on National Public Radio’s Science Friday program at about 1:20 p.m. Central Time Friday, Feb. 17, 2017. Science Friday is broadcast locally on WBEZ, 91.5 FM; the show begins at 1 p.m.
Also appearing on the program with host Ira Flatow will be electric vehicle expert Chelsea Sexton.
JCESR is the U.S. Department of Energy’s Batteries and Energy Storage Hub. Its goal is to overcome critical scientific and technical barriers and create transformative battery technology for transportation and the electric grid.
As JCESR Director, Crabtree directs the overall strategy and goals of the research program and operational plan, acts as liaison to executives of JCESR partner organizations, and represents JCESR with external constituencies and advisory committees.