Steven Holdcroft is a Professor and former Chair in SFU’s Department of Chemistry. His expertise includes solid polymer electrolytes conjugated polymers, macromolecular electronics, and electrochemical energy conversion. He has published 254 peer-reviewed research and his work has more than 9,000 citations; h-index 55. He has been invited to present on the topic of electrochemical materials at ~200 national and international conferences, and >70 academic, governmental, and industrial research institutes throughout North America, Europe, and Asia.
He led the creation of a national Catalysis Research for Polymer Electrolyte Fuel Cell (CaRPEFC) Strategic Network involving 8 universities and industrial partners. He is an elected member of the Board of Directors of the Canadian Fuel Cells and Hydrogen Association. He is an elected Fellow of the CIC and is VP of the Canadian Society for Chemistry. Dr. Holdcroft has trained over 35 graduate students, 20 Postdoctoral Fellows/Research Associates, and more than 30 undergraduates.