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Polina Brodsky

  • Graduate Supplemental Fellow, Graduate School Administration
  • Graduate Teaching Associate, Mechanical & Aerospace Engr
  • 201 W 19th Ave
    Columbus, OH 43210


Research Interests

Polina's research focus is in Li-ion Battery modeling for applications in electric and hybrid vehicles. Using techniques in model order reduction, electrochemistry, and system modeling, her work focuses on developing tools to characterize failure mechanisms in batteries due to fast charging and overcharging conditions. 


Dr. Marcello Canova


  • Brodsky, P., Fan, G., & Canova, M. (n.d.) Battery Pack Design and Optimization for the OSU Buckeye Current 2016 Electric Racing Motorcycle. Proceedings ESARS-ITEC 2016
  •  Bonnell-Kangas, A., Brodsky, P., Cline, J., Lord, N., & Canova, M. (n.d.). System design and optimization of The Ohio State University Electric Motorcycle for the 2014 Isle of Man TT Zero Race. Proceedings 15. Internationales Stuttgarter Symposium, 1107-1125.

Previous Education 

The Ohio State University, B.S. Mechanical Engineering, 2016


  • University Fellowship (2016)
  • Undergraduate Honors with Research Distinction, Magna Cum Laude (2016)
  • Outstanding Leadership in Mechanical Engineering Award (2015)


Vladikavkaz, North Ossetia, Russia

Hobbies/Personal Interests

Buckeye Current Electric Motorcycle Race Team, Hiking, Camping, Rock Climbing, Travel