Tobias Glossmann is Principal Systems Engineer and Project Leader for Advanced Battery Technology in the E-Mobility Group at Mercedes-Benz Research & Development North America (MBRDNA). His responsibilities include monitoring of technology trends related to battery materials and systems and also management of joint development and research projects between MBRDNA or its affiliates with North American companies, universities, and National Labs. He is the Principal Investigator for a project in the Department of Energy’s Battery500 Seedlings Program.
Tobias has established business relationships to companies with emphasis on solutions that promise high energy density battery technology. During his career he made major contributions to numerous battery related solutions in the electronic, thermal, and controls fields that can be found in Mercedes-Benz vehicles, some have been patented.
Tobias received his engineering degree (Dipl. Ing.) in Electronics/Mechatronics from the University of Applied Sciences in Esslingen, Germany in 2001 and is completing a Master of Science in Chemistry at Oakland University.