Redox Flow Battery
Seminar 2019

Oct. 21-22, 2019
Jeju Island, Republic of Korea

Seminar Details

Location & Schedule

Jeju Island, Republic of Korea

Place: Shilla Stay Jeju
Address: 100, Noyeon-ro, Jeju-si, Jeju-do, Republic of Korea

Oct. 21-22, 2019


  • Battery essentials & Safety
  • Grid storage batteries
  • VRFB overview
  • Research & development trends
    • Membrane
    • Electrode & bipolar plate
    • Electrolyte
    • Stack
    • Testing technology
  • Practical hands-on training


  • Updates on latest R&D and technology trends in the VRFB field
  • Opportunity to build and operate the VRFB test cell
  • Efficient basic training for new researcher and students
  • Insight into the overall battery industry


Day 1 (Oct. 21)

09:00-09:30 Registration & Networking
Welcome & Opening Remark
Dr. Bu Gi Kim (CEO, Standard Energy)
Battery Essentials
Mr. Shmuel De-Leon (CEO, Shmuel De-Leon Energy)
11:00-11:30 Coffee Break
Battery Safety
Mr. Shmuel De-Leon (CEO, Shmuel De-Leon Energy)
12:30-13:45 Lunch
Grid Storage Batteries
Mr. Shmuel De-Leon (CEO, Shmuel De-Leon Energy)
VRFB Overview
Dr. Dongyoung Lee (Standard Energy)
15:00-15:30 Coffee Break
R&D Trend of Membrane
Dr. Young Taik Hong (KRICT)
R&D Trend of Electrode & Bipolar plate
Dr. Thorsten Seipp (CTO, Volterion)

Day 2 (Oct. 22)

09:00-09:45 Networking
R&D Trend of Electrolyte
Prof. Hee Tak Kim (KAIST)
11:00-11:30 Coffee Break
VRFB Testing Technology
Mr. Hyung Wook Kim (Won-A Tech)
12:30-13:45 Lunch
Practical hands-on VRFB training
  • Safety instruction
Dr. Kihyun Kim (Standard Energy)
Practical hands-on VRFB training
  • Unit cell & B.O.P
Dr. Kihyun Kim (Standard Energy)
15:15-15:45 Break
Practical hands-on VRFB training
  • Test equipment assembly
  • Operating VRFB unit cell
Dr. Kihyun Kim (Standard Energy)
* The programs will keep updated.

Training Equipment

A practical experiment well be conducted with training equipment developed by Standard Energy.

The training equipment includes the following:

  • VRFB unit cell
  • Pneumatic compression jig
  • Peristatic pump
  • Electrolyte tank

The equipment has proven to provide high reliable test results in VRFB researches.

Learn more

Standard Energy

Standard Energy was founded in 2013 by alumni and professors of KAIST in the Republic of Korea and MIT in the USA. The company is based on an advanced technology for the design and production of vanadium redox flow battery (VRFB) as large-scale secondary batteries for energy storage systems. The company and members hold over 200 patents for their groundbreaking technology, and they are currently manufacturing prototype products.

WAVE Battery
(Water-Air-Vanadium-Energy storage Battery)

Standard Energy’s redox flow battery, the WAVE Battery, is a modular pack design VRFB including cells, electrolyte and an innovative electrolyte circulation system. The WAVE Battery is compact, reliable (leakage-tolerant), and highly cost-effective for manufacturing and maintenance.

Shmuel De-Leon Energy

Oct. 2010, Shmuel founded Shmuel De-Leon Energy, Ltd. And started providing energy storage knowledge service to customers including leading companies, organizations and governments.

Shmuel De-Leon Energy Identifies needs and develops unique knowledge tools and services helping the industry to design optimal energy storage solutions. These unique knowledge tools and services save our customers efforts, time, and cost.