Cody Friesen

  • Senior Sustainability Scientist, Julie Ann Wrigley Global Institute of Sustainability
  • Associate Professor, School for Engineering of Matter, Transport, and Energy, Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering

School for Engineering of Matter, Transport, and Energy
Arizona State University
PO Box 876106
Tempe, AZ 85287-6106
USA
480-965-3954
Email: cfriesen@asu.edu
Web: http://friesen.faculty.asu.edu/

Biography

Cody Friesen is an associate professor of materials science at Arizona State University. He cofounded Fluidic Energy in 2007 to commercialize his design for a rechargeable metal-air battery, which could ultimately hold 10 times as much energy as lithium-ion devices at a much lower cost. For his innovation, Friesen was named among the "TR35" by Technology Review magazine in 2009.

Expertise

materials analysis; materials development; energy efficiency technologies

Education

    Ph.D., Materials Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2004

    B.S., Materials Science & Engineering, Arizona State University, 2000