The College of Engineering: Integrative Systems + Design


The College of Engineering: Integrative Systems + Design
Technical Director at University of Michigan Battery Lab

Greg Less is the Technical Director at the Energy Institute’s Battery Fabrication and Characterization User Facility, responsible for the day-to-day operation of the laboratory. Greg received a doctorate in Chemistry from the University of Michigan. Prior to joining the Energy Institute, he was a research scientist with battery companies T/J Technologies and A123 Systems.

I have over a decade of research and development experience in lithium ion batteries, with a focus on improving the safety and economics of a cell. I am experienced in scalable coating techniques including spray, slot-die, and reverse comma roll coating.


  • Lithium Ion Battery Manufacture and Testing
  • Laboratory Safety and Management
  • Roll-to-roll processing

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