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MSU Today Highlighted our joint work with GM on Li-S batteries, “Cathode porosity is a missing key parameter to optimize lithium-sulfur battery energy density," published on “Nature Communications.”
Papers Acceptance
Atomistic simulation of the formation and fracture of oxide bifilms in cast aluminum -- Jialin's work is highlighted!
Papers Acceptance
May 3rd 2019, four PhD students (Dr. Phongpreecha, Dr. Liu, Dr-to-be Lin, and Dr-to-be Tian) walked at the Commencement.
Nature Energy highlighted Yunsong's paper "Energy landscape of the charge transfer reaction at the complex Li/SEI/electrolyte interface" (Energy Environ. Sci., 2019,12, 1286-1295).
Papers Acceptance
Joe's paper "Adsorption of Lignin β-O-4 Dimers on Metal Surfaces in Vacuum and Solvated Environments" was selected by the ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering Virtual Special Issue (VSI) - Catalytic Byproduct Valorization in Future Biorefineries on February 4th, 2019. Congratulations!
Papers Acceptance
Congratulations Dr. James and Dr. Kim for successfully defending their Ph.D theses this summer. We thank all the committee members and the funding support from NSF and DOE/BES/NEES EFRC, respectively.
Kwang Jin's research was highlighted by ICER and MSU Today. His simulations have resulted in a deepened understanding of the reaction of Silicon-based anode materials with Lithium (Li). He also shared his learning experience of atomistic simulations.
2018 NEES Brochure
We are part of the NEES EFRC, a multi-institutional research center, supported by the US Department of Energy. The 2018 NEES Brochure is online!
Tridip successfully defended his PhD thesis on Sep 22nd, 2017.
Jialin Liu and Ilias Magoulas (Chemistry) won the poster award.