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Hyung-Seok Lim

Hyung-Seok Lim

Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
PO Box 999
Richland, WA 99352


Dr. Hyung-Seok Lim joined PNNL in January, 2017, he earned his Ph.D. degree from the Hanyang University in Republic of Korea. His research interests lie in structure design, synthesis, modification and mechanism study of active materials with versatile polymers for lithium-ion batteries and next generation batteries. He has published more than 20 papers in peer reviewed journals and holds 10 patents.

Research Interests

  • Energy storage materials for lithium-ion, lithium-sulfur and sodium-ion batteries
  • Synthesis and coating techniques of versatile composite materials
  • Advanced characterization techniques

Education and Credentials

  • Ph. D., Chemical Engineering, Hanyang University, Republic of Korea, 2015

PNNL Publications


  • Lee H., H. Lim, X. Ren, L. Yu, M.H. Engelhard, K. Han, and J. Lee, et al. 2018. "Detrimental Effects of Chemical Crossover from the Lithium Anode to Cathode in Rechargeable Lithium Metal Batteries." ACS Energy Letters 3, no. 12:2921-2930. PNNL-SA-137789. doi:10.1021/acsenergylett.8b01819

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