Kelsey Stoerzinger’s research interests span the (electro)chemical transformation of molecules into fuels, chemical feedstocks, and recovered resources. Special emphasis is put on the use of abundant elements to drive these reactions in an economical
and scalable manner by renewable electricity. Surface science approaches are used to probe the reaction mechanism by in situ and operando X-ray and vibrational spectroscopies.
Scientist – Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (joint appointment, 2018-present)
Linus Pauling Postdoctoral Fellow – Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (2016-2018)
Ph.D. – Materials Science and Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, NSF Graduate Research Fellow (2011-2016)
M.Phil. – Physics, University of Cambridge, Churchill Fellow (2010-2011)
B.S. – Materials Science and Engineering, Northwestern University (2006-2010)