Research

Research (3)

Li Air Battery

 Areas of research include, but are not limited to:

• Synthesis of nanostructured oxide catalysts/electrodes

• In situ studies of electrochemical reactions and chemical reactivity

• Novel electrode designs

• Solvent influence on redox potentials

• Nucleation and growth of Li2O2/Na2O

• In situ TEM studies of electrode-water interface

• In situ XANES of oxides

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Areas of research include, but are not limited to:

• Design, synthesis and characterization of polyanion-based cathode materials

• Alternative uni- and multi-valent anode materials

• Low-cost carbon-based cathode materials 

Areas of research include, but are not limited to:

• Design, synthesis and characterization of polyanion-based cathode materials

• Alternative uni- and multi-valent anode materials

• Low-cost carbon-based cathode materials

Reversible Fuel Cells


Areas of research include, but are not limited to:

• New catalytically active electrodes

• Mixed ionic/electronic conduction

• Novel electrode templating

• Engineered solid electrolytes

• Model thin film cells

• Thick film cells

• Development of structured PEMFC active layers

• PEMFC prototyping and degradation studies

• Alternative means for depositing Pt and supports

• Stability under both fuel cell and electrolysis cell modes

• Investigate degradation modes

• Prototyping