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Alexis Laforgue

Roles and responsibilities

Research officer, Materials for Energy Technologies team, Automotive and Surface Transportation Research Center.

In charge of NRC's pilot-scale battery manufacturing line.

Current research and/or projects

  • Development of innovative technologies for energy storage devices: Li-ion batteries, Li-metal polymer batteries, solid-state batteries, Li-air, Zn-air, Zn-MnO2, supercapacitors.
  • Development of new materials for battery technologies: innovative active materials, polymer-based electrolytes, ceramic coatings for separators, surface engineering of current collectors, electrode formulations and architecture.
  • Scale-up of battery technologies and pilot-scale demonstration


  • PhD in Polymer Chemistry, Université Paris-Est Créteil, France, 2001
  • BSc in Chemistry, Université Paris-Est Créteil, France, 1996


Alexis Laforgue

Alexis Laforgue

Senior Research Officer
Automotive and Surface Transportation
75 Mortagne Blvd
Boucherville, Quebec J4B 6Y4
Preferred language: French
Other(s): English
Telephone: 450-641-5222

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Energy, Batteries, Energy Storage, Materials for Energy Technologies, Materials, Chemistry, Eco-responsible Materials, Materials for Energy Technologies, Polymer Composites, Polymers, Processing, Smart Materials, Technology, Nanotechnology