Yingyi Huang holds an Honours degree in Engineering in Material Science from Monash University. Her interest in the energy sector started in the last year of her undergraduate studies on the final year project. After that, she started a PhD at Monash University in the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering in 2019. Her PhD focuses on improving the performance of various energy storage systems, including lithium-sulfur batteries and lithium-ion batteries. She is the author of a number of high-impact papers and patents in the battery field.
While completing her PhD thesis, Yingyi Huang joined Calix in May 2022 as a Battery Test Engineer and will be helping to examine and develop Lithium Manganese Oxide (LMO) and Lithium Iron Phosphate (LFP) as cathode active materials in batteries.
Outside of work, she enjoys watching movies, swimming and travelling.