Electrochemical Consultant



Dr. David Zuckerbrod, our CEO, has thirty-five years of experience in electrochemical energy storage and conversion. His education includes a Ph.D. in Inorganic Chemistry from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. He has spent most of his career developing new products for the battery and fuel cell industry. In addition, he headed a battery test facility, which included detailed analytical capabilities. He is also a Certified Fire and Explosion Investigator. He offers electrochemical consulting services and expert witness services on cases involving batteries including fires and patent cases.


Professional Experience
Electrochemical Solutions LLC, Baltimore, MD

  • Provides electrochemical consulting services
  • Provides expert witness services in cases related to batteries and electrochemical devices
  • Has consulted for developers of implantable medical devices
  • Has consulted for developers of military and commercial batteries.

FlexEl LLC, College Park, MD
Principal Scientist

  • High-rate nickel-zinc primary batteries for a commercial application

BAE Systems Inc., Rockville, MD
Principal Scientist

  • Analysis of battery failures, battery performance testing for all types of batteries

W. L. Gore & Assoc., Elkton, MD
Electrochemical Technologist

  • Technical Leader of the Battery and Capacitor Team for 14 years
  • Developed electrodes, membranes and separators for batteries, fuel cells. supercapacitors

W. R. Grace & Co., Columbia, MD
Senior Research Engineer

  • Principal Investigator on $23M project sponsored by the USABC to develop lithium ion polymer cells for electric vehicles
  • Developed electrodes and shut-down separators for lithium-ion batteries