Kenny Higa

Kenny Higa
Chemist Project Scientist/Engineer
(510) 495-8167

Kenny is a Project Scientist in Gao Liu's group and continues to work with Venkat Srinivasan's group (now at Argonne National Lab). Kenny received his B.S. in chemical engineering at Caltech, and as a graduate student at UIUC, he performed computational studies of the mechanics of model colloidal systems under Prof. Jon Higdon.  At LBNL, he has performed a wide range of work related to the engineering of batteries. He is the primary author of the open-source PyGDH https://sites.google.com/a/lbl.gov/pygdh/, a Python package for solving user-specified equations with the finite volume method (FVM) on 1D and simple 2D spatial domains.