Dr. Sourav Bag

Assistant Professor
Department of Chemistry

electrocatalysis, Materials Electrochemistry, Batteries, Fuel cells, Electrolyzers, Electrochemical Energy Storage
Birla Institute of Technology & Science, Pilani
Hyderabad Campus
Jawahar Nagar, Kapra Mandal
Dist.-Medchal-500 078
Telangana, India

Educational Background


Doctor of Philosophy (PhD). Department of Chemistry, Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur. (2016)
Master of Science (MSc). Department of Chemistry, Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur. (2010)
Bachelor of Science (BSc). Ramakrishna Mission Residential College, Narendrapur. University of Calcutta. (2008)


Professional Experiences


BITS-Pilani, Hyderabad Campus, (2023- ): Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry 


Reliance Industries Ltd. (2022-2023): New Energy Business, R&D in Battery Technology


University of Oxford, UK (2020-2022): Postdoctoral Research Assistant, Li-ion battery electrode


University of Calgary, Canada (2017-2020):   Postdoctoral Research Associate, Solid-state Li/Na-ion battery 


IIT Bombay, India (2016-2017): Postdoctoral Fellow, Na-ion battery


Experiences with Industrial Collaboration

Photocentric Ltd., UK. 3D printed Li-ion battery manufacturing
Ford Motor Company, USA. Development of polymer-ceramic hybrid electrolyte for the all-solid-state-Li battery
Geometric Energy Corporation, Canada. Development of all-solid-state Na battery prototype