National Seminar on Electrochemical Energy Storage and Conversion (ECoS-2002) in NSTL, Visakhapatnam

National Seminar on Electrochemical Energy Storage and Conversion (ECoS-2002) during 28-29 Septemeber 2022 in NSTL, Visakhapatnam.

About Visakhapatnam:

Visakhapatnam is a port city also known as the “City of Destiny” and “Jewel of the East Coast”. This city is home to the oldest shipyard and is the only natural harbour on east coast. Headquarters Naval It of Command, HPCL Refinery, Steel Plant, Pharma and several IT industries.

The city is famous for its natural beauty which is decorated with several beaches (Ramakrishna Beach, Yarada, Bheemili Simhachalam, houses Eastern beaches, etc.), home to a preserved submarine at the Kursura Submarine Museum, an old Dutch Bungalow housing local maritime, historical exhibits, tourist places and the Lord Narasimha Swamy temple. Borra Caves is another tourist destination, 100 km from the city.

Climate: Visakhapatnam presents a moderate climate in the month of September. The average day temperature is around 32 °C and night temperature is around 22 °C.

Objective / Aim of Seminar:

Naval Science & Technological Laboratory (NSTL), under the aegis of Defence Research and Development Organization (DRDO), Ministry of Defence is organising a National Seminar on Electrochemical Energy Conversion and Storage (ECoS-2022) on 28th and 29th September 2022.

This Seminar aims to bring together the leading Scientists, Academicians, Technocrats and Researchers from various laboratories, universities, institutions, industries and armed forces to exchange ideas, share experiences and research results regarding all aspects including latest developments of electrochemical energy conversion and storage, and related fields.

This seminar will provide the multidisciplinary forum for innovators, researchers, educators, industrialists to present and discuss the recent innovations, trends, concerns, practical challenges encountered and the various solutions adapted to address the issues.

This improves professional networking at National level thereby achieving convergence of scientific knowledge and pave ways to develop efficient energy storage and conversion systems to meet the needs of the day / requirements of the nation. This Seminar will focus on topics of relevance to Armed Forces, DRDO, ISRO and other civilian applications.

Call for Papers:

The main theme of the seminar is electrochemical energy conversion and storage systems, their development, present status and future endeavours in this field. Original research contributions are solicited for presentation at ECoS-22. The topics of interest include (but not limited to)

a) Advances in energy conversion and storage systems

b) Advanced materials for energy storage systems

c) Aqueous & Non-aqueous batteries

d) Fuel cells

e) Electrical Double Layer Capacitors

f) Lithium based batteries

g) Metal ion and metal air batteries

h) Hybrid battery systems

i) Redox flow batteries

j) Electrochemical Instrumentation

k) Emerging trends in non-aqueous and aqueous electrolytes

l) Cell fabrication processes (wafer thin pouch, prismatic, cylindrical, blade, etc.)

m) Energy management systems

n) Quality, Safety and reliability study

o) Power sources for Electric Vehicles

Guidelines for Submission of Abstracts/ Full Papers

Title (Times New Roman, Bold, Size-14)

Name of authors (Presenting author must be underlined) Affiliation (Times New Roman, Size-12, Italic) Email address (Presenting and corresponding author)

Abstract: (Times New Roman, Size-12, Bold)

Main text and references of the abstract must be typed using font ‘Times New Roman’ with size 12 and 1.5 line spacing. The text must not contain more than 300 words. Representative pictures may be placed. Figures must be numbered and centered to page.

References:(Times New Roman, Size-12, Bold)

Standard reference patterns of Journal of Power Source may be adapted. *The abstract needs to be written on A4 size paper with standard margins (Left, Right, Top & Bottom margin of 2.54 cm each). Abstract and full paper in word and PDF format shall be forwarded to the Convenor/ Organising Secretary. Full paper should not exceed 4 pages.

Important Dates:

Abstract submission & Acceptance Intimation 31st May 2022 to 15 June 2022

Full paper submission : 30th June 2022 to 15th July 2022

Registration : 16th July 2022 to 15th Aug 2022

Abstracts may be submitted to [email protected] given below.


Universities / Govt. institutes from India.

Faculty/Scientist/ Officers : 3000

Research Scholars/ Students : NIL

Accompanying person : 2000

Industries / Public Sectors Employee : 4000

Registration fee includes seminar proceedings and other hospitalities during the seminar. Proceedings provided to the primary registered delegates.

Registration fee is to be paid only by Online Fund Transfer to the following account:

Account number: …………………………………..

IFSC code: SBIN0011161

Branch code: 11161

Beneficiary name: Organising Committee, ECoS-2022

State Bank of India, NSTL Branch, Visakhapatnam-530027

Accommodation: Delegates may arrange their own accommodation and transport. Accommodation will be arranged in nearby hotels on payment basis, based on requests and availability.


Convener / Organising Secretary, ECoS-2022

Directorate of Batteries and Explosives,

Naval Science and Technological Laboratory

Visakhapatnam-530027, India

Contact: +91-891-2586267 / FAX: 0891-2559464

Email: [email protected]

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