Advanced Nanomaterials for Clean Energy GroupWestern Engineering


pdf200. J. Liu, M. Banis, Q. Sun, A. Lushington, R. Li, T.-K Sham, X. Sun, Rational Design of Atomic Layer Deposited LiFePO4 as High Performance Cathode for Lithium Ion Batteries. Adv. Mater., 26 (2014) 6472-6477

pdf199. H. Yadegari, Y. Li, M. Banis, X. Li, B. Wang, Q. Sun, R. Li, T.-K. Sham, X. Cui, X. Sun, On Rechargeability and Reaction Kinetics of Sodium-Air BatteriesEnergy Environ. Sci. 7 (2014) 3747 (Highlighted by "Canadian Light Sources", "EV World" and "Techfragments")

pdf198. X. Li, J. Liu, M. Banis, A. Lushington, R. Li, M. Cai, X. Sun, Atomic Layer Deposition of Solid-State Electrolyte Coated Cathode Materials with Superior High-Voltage Cycling Behavior for Lithium Ion Battery Application. Energy Environ. Sci. 7 (2) (2014) 768-778

pdf197. J. Wang, J. Yang, Y. Tang, J. Liu, Y. Zhang, G. Liang, M. Gauthier, Y. K. Chen, M. Banis, X. Li, R. Li, J. Wang, T. -K. Sham, X. Sun, Size-dependent Surface Phase Change of Lithium Iron Phosphate during Carbon Coating. Nat. Commun. 5 (2014) 3145 (Highlighted by "Western Media Relations" and "The Londoner Local News")

pdf196. K. Karthikeyan, S. Amaresh, S. N. Lee, X. Sun, V. Aravindan, Y-G. Lee and Y. S. Lee,  Construction of High-Energy-Density Supercapacitors from Pine-Cone-Derived High-Surface-Area CarbonsChem. Sus. Chem., (2014) In press

pdf195. X. Li, A. Lushington, J. Liu, R. Li and X. Sun,  Superior Stable Sulfur Cathodes of Li-S Batteries Enabled by Molecular Layer DepositionChem. Commun. (50) (2014) 9757-9760

pdf194. D. Wang, J. Yang, J. Liu, X. Li, R. Li, M. Cai, T.-K. Sham, X. Sun, Atomic Layer Deposited Coatings to Significantly Stablize Anodes for Li ion Batteries: Effects of Coating Thickness via the Size of Anode Particles. J. Mater. Chem. A 2 (7) (2014) 2306-2312

pdf193. Y. Hu, X. Sun, Flexible Rechargeable Lithium Ion Batteries: Advances and Challenges in Materials and Process TechnologiesJ. Mater. Chem. A 2 (2014) 10712-10738 (Invited review)

pdf192. X. Li, X. Li, M. Banis, B. Wang, A. Lushington, X. Cui, R. Li, T. -K. Sham, and X. Sun, Tailoring Interactions of Carbon and Sulfur in Li-S Battery Cathode: Significant Effects of Carbon-Heteroatom Bonds.  J. Mater. Chem. A 2 (2014) 12866-12872

pdf191. S. Jiang, P. Shen and X. Sun, Special Section on "International Conference on Electrochemical Materials amd Technologies for Clean Sustainable Energy (ICES-2013), July 5-9, 2013, Guangzhou, China.  (2014) Int. J Hydrogen Energy 39 (2014) 15867

pdf190. B. Wang, J. Liu, Q. Sun, R. Li, T.-K Sham and X. Sun, Atomic Layer Deposition of Lithium Phosphats as Solid-State Electrolyte for All-Solid-State MicrobatteiriesNanotechnology 25 (2014) 504007

189. J. Liu, B. Xiao, M. Norouzi Banis, R. Li, T.-K. Sham and X. Sun, Atomic Layer Deposition of Amorphous Iron Phosphates on Carbon Nanotubes as Cathode Materials for Lithium-ion BatteiresElectrochim. Acta.(2014) Accepted

pdf188. X. Li and X. Sun, Nitrogen-doped carbons in Li-S batteries: materials design and electrochemical mechanism Front. Energy Res., 2, 49 (2014) 1 (Invited review)

pdf187. B. Xiao, X. Li, X. Li, B. Wang, C. Langford, R. Li, X. Sun, Graphene Nanoribbons Derived from the Unzipping of Carbon Nanotubes: Controlled Synthesis and Superior Lithium Storage PerformanceJ. Phys. Chem. C 118 (2014) 881-890

pdf186. S. Stambula, N. Gauquelin, M. Bugnet, S. Gorantla, S. Turner, S. Sun, J. Liu, G. Zhang, X. Sun and G. A. BottonChemical Structure of Nitrogen-Doped Graphene with Single Platinum Atoms and Atomic Clusters as a Platform for the PEMFC ElectrodeJ. Phys. Chem. C, 118 (2014) 3890-3900

pdf185. N. Cheng, J. Liu, M. Banis, D. Geng, R. Li, S. Ye, S. Knights, X. Sun. High Stability and Activity of Pt Electrocatalyst on Atomic Layer Depositied Metal Oxide/Nitrogen-doped Graphene Hybrid Support. Int. J Hydrogen Energy 39 (2014) 15967-15974

pdf184. L. Dong, M. Li, L. Dong, M. Zhao, J. Feng, Y. Han, J. Deng, X. Li, D. Li, X. Sun, Hydrothermal Synthesis of Mixed Crystal Phases TiO2-Reduced Graphene Oxide Nanocomposites with Small Particle Size for Lithium Ion BatteriesInt. J Hydrogen Energy 39 (2014) 16116-16122

pdf183. J. Gu, M. Hu, Q. Guo, Z. Ding, X. Sun, J. Yang, High-yield Synthesis of Graphene Quantum Dots with Strong Green Photoluminescence RSC Adv. 4 (2014) 50141-50144

pdf182. R. Shi, J. Wang, N. Cheng, X. Sun, L. Zhang, J. Zhang and L. Wang, Electrocatalytic activity and stability of carbon nanotubes-supported Pt-on-Au, Pd-on-Au, Pt-on-Pd-on-Au, Pt-on-Pd and Pd-on-Pt catalysts for methanol oxidation reaction Electrochim. Acta. 1 148 (2014) 1-7

pdf181. X. Li, J. Liu, B. Wang, M. Banis, B. Xiao, R. Li, T. -K. Sham, and X. Sun, Nanoscale Stabilization of Li-Sulfur Batteries by Atomic Layer Deposited Al2O3 RSC Adv. 4 (2014) 27126-27129

pdf180. A. Lushington, J. Liu, Y. Tang, R. Li, X. Sun, Surface Modification of Nitrogen-doped Carbon Nanotubes by Ozone via Atomic Layer DepositionJ. Vac. Sci. Technol. A 32 (2014) 01A124-01A131.

pdf179. M. Barsan, K. Prathish, X. Sun, C. Brett, Nitrogen doped graphene and its derivatives as sensors and efficient direct electron transfer platform for enzyme biosensorsSensor Actuat. B-Chem 203 (2014) 579-587

178. Y. Tang, J. Wang, J. Yang, Y. Li, B. Xiao, X. Li, G. Liang, R. Li, T.-K. Sham, X. Sun, Observation of LiMn0.7Fe0.3PO4 Aging in Electrolyte: Effect of impurity phases. (2014) Submitted

177. Y. Tang, Z. Wang, D. Wang, J. Yang, B. Xiao, G. Liang, R. Li, X. Sun, T.-K. Sham, Soft X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy Evidence of LiMPO4 (M=Fe, Mn) Aging in Ambient Atmosphere. (2014) Submitted

pdf176. Y. Zhong, X. Li, Y. Zhang, R. Li, M. Cai, X. Sun. Nanostructured Core-shell Sn Nanowires @ CNTs with Controllable thickness of CNT shells for Lithium Ion Battery. Appl. Surf. Sci. 332 (2014) 192-197

175. Y. Zhang, M. Banis, H. Liu, R. Li, M. Cai, X. Sun, Hierarchical Hybrid of Few-layer Graphene upon Tungsten Monocarbide Nanowires. (2014) Submitted

pdf174. J. Zeng, M. Li, X. Li, C. Chen, L. Dong, D. Li, A. Lushington, X. Sun, A Novel Coating onto LiMn2O4 Cathode with Increased Lithium Ion Battery Performance. Appl. Surf. Sci. 317 (2014) 884-891