Dr Munnings is the leader of the Electrochemical Energy Systems team. He joined CSIRO in 2010 and has 15 years’ experience in electrochemical system design. He has an interest in conversion of fundamental science into products with a passion for the creation, storage and use of energy. He has worked with large number of commercial organisations such as Rolls-Royce, Telstra, Delta energy systems and MEL chemicals. He is an advocate of collaborative research working in projects with a range of partners internationally. Dr. Munnings currently leads CSIROs Centre for Hybrid Energy Systems an industry research collaboration hub in Melbourne.