Mitchell Ishmael

Mitchell Ishmael

Mitchell Ishmael was born and raised in Knoxville, TN. He completed his undergraduate degree in chemical engineering at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology in 2011, and during his undergraduate experience he interned at Oak Ridge National Laboratory during multiple summers. He recently completed his PhD in materials science and engineering at Cornell University. His idea for an efficient, onsite source of power storage grew from his outreach to potential critical-needs electricity customers as part of a technology commercialization fellowship at Cornell.