Dr. Ilias Belharouak is a Materials Scientist Leader and Energy Storage Expert in the Chemical Sciences and Engineering Division at Argonne National Laboratory, Illinois, USA. He published over 200 peer-reviewed publications, papers at professional society meetings, and patents. He is a reviewer for several international journals in the field of electrochemistry, batteries, and materials physics and chemistry. Dr. Belharouak was recognized with several awards including R&D-100 awards, Pacesetter awards, and Federal and State Laboratory Consortium Awards. Dr. Belharouak holds Ph.D. and Master’s Degrees in Materials Science from the Institute for Solid State Chemistry, National Center for Scientific Research, University Bordeaux 1, France; and a Bachelor’s Degree in Inorganic Chemistry, University Cadi Ayyad, Morocco.