12V Start-Stop and 48V Mile Hybrid LMO-LTO Batteries

XALT Energy’s Veselin Manev, Ph.D., senior technical director has been invited to speak at the International Battery Seminar held at the Fort Lauderdale Convention Center, FL March 26-29, 2018. Dr. Manev will speak in the Applications Stream – Advances in Automotive Power Applications regarding 12V Start-Stop and 48V Mild Hybrid LMO-LTO Batteries. Join Dr. Manev at the 35th Annual International Battery Seminar!


XALT is very proud that Dr. Manev was invited speak along with General Motors, LG, Mercedes-Benz, BMW, Porsche and Johnson Controls. This is great recognition of the XALT leadership in advance lithium battery technology!!

Veselin Manev, Ph.D., senior technical director at XALT Energy

Veselin Manev, Ph.D., senior technical director at XALT Energy

About Dr. Manev

Dr. Manev has his Ph.D. in Electrochemistry from Bulgarian Academy of Sciences in Bulgaria and M.Sc. in Physics from Sofia University. He was Director of R&D at Altairnano for 10 years before joining XALT Energy as a Senior Technical Director. In total, Dr. Manev has over 35 years of experience in lithium cells, lithium ion and lithium polymer batteries. He is also a former professor of Bulgarian Academy of Science, head of its lithium battery department and Vice Director of its Institute of Electrochemical Power Sources. Dr. Manev has published over 100 papers and authored more than 40 patents, most of them in the field of lithium and lithium ion batteries. He has been a member of Scientific Committee, numerous international battery meetings and conferences.


About International Battery Seminar

The 2017 International Battery Seminar and Exhibit had nearly 850 attendees from more than 500 organizations representing 26 countries. The entire advanced battery ecosystem was well-represented, including leading OEMs, top battery manufacturers, developers of advanced materials and components, national labs and universities from around the world. Attendance grew by more than 30% for the third year in a row!

Founded in 1983, the International Battery Seminar & Exhibit has established itself as the premier event showcasing the state of the art of worldwide energy storage technology developments for consumer, automotive, military, and industrial applications. Key thought leaders assemble to not only provide broad perspectives, but also informed insights into significant advances in materials, product development, manufacturing, and application for all battery systems and enabling technologies. As the longest-running annual battery industry event in the world, this meeting has always been the preferred venue to announce significant developments, new products, and showcase the most advanced battery technology.