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Internship Topic: Battery Recycling

Key informations

  • Number of positions : 2
  • Duration: 6-8 months
  • Spontaneous Application

Company general information

Avesta Battery & Energy Engineering (ABEE) is a dynamic engineering company specialized in battery and energy technologies for automotive and stationary applications founded in January 2019. ABEE’s expertise includes battery system design, modelling (thermal & electrochemical), state-of-the-art battery manufacturing infrastructure, processing and prototyping, BMS & module assembly, extensive knowledge in artificial intelligence techniques & battery state estimations, validation & feasibility analysis related to advanced Li-ion and next generation solid-state battery technologies.
Business Unit description The ENTELA Business unit within ABEE works on production and prototyping next generation battery technologies and recycling concepts related to battery production

Number of positions : 2

Duration: 6-8 months

Project synopsis:

The intern position relates to the project on lithium-ion battery (LIBs) recycling. Specifically, it will focus on developing and scaling-up innovative ‘waste-to-resource’ metallurgical pathways to extract and recover valuable metals from spent LIBs. This internship will include the following activities:
• Create a market overview about battery recycling processes and related material requirements as well as a gap analysis.
• Design and execution of laboratorial recycling process experiments.
• Sample preparation and analytical testing.
• Sustain and improve the overall process yield.
• Perform pilot testing, result evaluation and reporting.

Your profile:

  • University student in the field of Chemical Engineering / Process Engineering / Material Science.
  • Highly motivated and open minded for challenges.
  • Knowledge of chemistry principles and methods with the ability to interpret results and an ability to communicate effectively.
  • Fluent in English (reading; writing; speaking)
  • Able to comprehend, summarise and explain scientific information through presentation and reports

We can only accept students who are already eligible to perform an internship in Belgium(we cannot process visa or work permit for the internship)

Work location: Diegem, Louvain-la-Neuve – Belgium