Eckhard Karden

CBI Battery Academy



Eckhard Karden received a PhD in Electrical Engineering and a diploma in Physics from RWTH Aachen University of Technology, Germany. Currently, he is the Technical Expert for Battery & Energy Storage Technology at Ford’s Corporate Research and Advanced Engineering Centre in Aachen, Germany. In this role, Eckhard has been responsible for numerous projects in the fields of powertrain electrification, battery modelling and monitoring, and storage technology assessment, all with a main focus on micro-hybridization in 14-V systems.

Lead batteries in automotive applications: Understand your application
Eckhard Karden, Technical Expert Battery & Energy Storage Technology, Ford Research & Innovation Center

CBI Battery Academy presentation: Day 2