Pol, Vilas Ganpat

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Innovations

Innovation Title Categories Lead Inventor
Potassium-Ion Battery -- An alternative to the lithium-ion battery
2019-POL-68386
  1. Chemical Engineering
  2. Materials and Manufacturing
Pol, Vilas Ganpat
Ultrasound-assisted Synthesis of Sodium Powder as Electrode Additive to Improve Cycling Performance of Sodium-Ion Batteries
2017-POL-67739
  1. Chemical Engineering
Pol, Vilas Ganpat
Novel Oil-Free Solid Lubricant
2017-POL-67881
  1. Chemical Engineering
  2. Materials and Manufacturing
Pol, Vilas Ganpat
High Capacity Li-ion Batteries Using Carbon Nanometallic Hybrids
2015-POL-67227
  1. Electrical Engineering
  2. Micro & Nanotechnologies
Pol, Vilas Ganpat
Rapid Production and Tribological Applications of Carbon Spheres
2015-POL-67120
  1. Chemical Engineering
Pol, Vilas Ganpat
Energy Storage Applications Using Packing Peanuts
2014-POL-66890
  1. Chemical Engineering
Pol, Vilas Ganpat

Details

Prof. Vilas Pol is Associate Professor at Purdue University's School of Chemical Engineering, USA. He earned his M.Sc., and M. Phil. degrees from Pune University, India and Ph. D. from Bar-Ilan University of Israel. He was a materials scientist at the Department of Energy's Argonne National Laboratory, IL, USA (2007-2013). Pol has 18 years of research experience in the fields of energy storage, materials chemistry, engineering and electrochemistry. He has authored or co-authored more than 155 research publications (h index 40) and an inventor on 22 US patents/applications. He is ACS Grand Prize winner, was named as 'Argonne Scholar', MRS science as art first prize, Intel prize, Argonne's Near Hit Safety award, 2013 British Carbon Society's Brian Kelly award and is a 'Gold Medalist' in Sports. He won R and D 100 award in 2015 and honored with American Institute of Chemical Engineer's Sustainable Engineering Forum Research Award in 2016. Purdue University honored him with 'Seed for Success' award in 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018. Pol is named as 'Purdue Faculty Scholar' in the year 2018. Pol is a new GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS record holder for the fastest time to arrange all the elements of the periodic

For additional information, visit Dr. Pol's Purdue website: https://engineering.purdue.edu/ChE/People/ptProfile?id=105208
or his Viper Group website: https://engineering.purdue.edu/ViPER/index.html