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Steven Klankowski

Chemistry & Biochemistry
University of Wisconsin-La Crosse

Specialty area(s)

Electrochemistry, Energy Storage Technology, Beyond Lithium Batteries, LiB Recycling.  

Brief biography

Dr. Steven Klankowski is a Lecture in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry.  He came to this position with years of experience in Research and development, working for three different startup companies, along with multiple years of instructional teaching at  other universities. His passion is technology and the chemistry that leads to breakthroughs in energy storage, and recycling of those systems. 

Current courses at UWL

Dr. Klankowski's current courses include Chemistry 104 - General Chemistry II and Chemistry 301 - Analytical Chemistry 


Teaching history

Dr. Klankowski taught three plus years at Winona State University, lecturing in general chemistry, and allied health chemistry courses.  

Professional history

Dr. Klankowski received his Bachelors of Science from Winona State University, and doctorate from Kansas State University, focused on battery electrode materials and electrochemical characterization.