Energy Storage




“Mesoporous TiO2 coating on carbon–sulfur cathode for high capacity Li–sulfur battery”, R. Dharmasena, A. K. Thapa, R. K. Hona, J. Jasinski, M. K. Sunkara, G. U. Sumanasekera, RSC Advances 8 (21), 11622-11632 (2018)


“Synthesis of Hollow Carbon Nanoshells and Their Application for Supercapacitors”, G. A. Rudakov, A. V. Sosunov, R. S. Ponomarev, V. K. Khenner, Md. Shamim Reza, and Gamini Sumanasekera, Physics of the Solid State, 60, No. 1, pp. 167–17 (2018)


“Insight into Lithium-Ion Mobility in Li2La(TaTi)O7”, Fanah, S. J.; Yu, M.; Huq, A.; Ramezanipour, F. J. Mater. Chem. A 2018, DOI: 10.1039/C8TA05187A (Invited article).


“Disparity in Electrical and Magnetic Properties of Isostructural Oxygen-Deficient Perovskites BaSrCo2O6-δ and BaSrCoFeO6-δ”, Hona, R. K.; Ramezanipour, F. J. Mater. Sci.: Mater. Electron.2018, 29, 13464-13473.


“Electrical Conductivity of Sr2-xCaxFeMnO5 (x = 0, 1, 2)”, Mulmi, S.; Hona, R. K.; Jasinski, J.B.; Ramezanipour, F. J. Solid State Electrochem. 2018, 22, 2329-2338.


“Variation in Electrical Conductivity of A2Fe2O5 (A=Sr, Ba): The Role of Structural Order”, Hona, R. K.; Ramezanipour, F. Mater. Res. Express 2018, 5, 076307.


“Magnetic Structure of CaSrFeCoO6–δ: Correlations with Structural Order”, Hona, R. K.; Huq, A.; Ramezanipour, F. Mater. Res. Bull. 2018, 106 ,131-136.


“Fabrication of Sub‐Micrometer‐Thick Solid Electrolyte Membranes of β‐Li3PS4 via Tiled Assembly of Nanoscale, Plate‐Like Building Blocks”, Z. Hood†, H. Wang†, A. Pandian, R. Peng, K. Gilroy, M. Chi, C. Liang, Y. Xia, Advanced Energy Materials, 2018, 1800014.  († Equal Contribution)


“In-situ investigation of pressure effect on structural evolution and conductivity of Na3SbS4 superionic conductor”, H. Wang, M. Yu, Y. Wang, Z. Feng, Y. Wang, X. Lv, J. Zhu, Y. Ren, C. Liang, Journal of Power Source, 2018, 401, 111-116.


“Vacuum-Assisted Low-temperature Synthesis of Reduced Graphene Oxide Thin Film Electrodes: Facile Fabrication Route to Transparent and Flexible All-Solid-State Supercapacitors”, T. Aytug, M. S. Rager, W. Higgins, F.G. Brown, G. M. Veith, C. M. Rouleau, H. Wang, Z. Hood, S. M. Mahurin, R.T. Mayes, P.C. Joshi, G.C. Hanthorn, T. Kuruganti, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 2018, 10, 11008-11017.


“Modeling and Simulation of a PEM Fuel Cell/Battery Hybrid Vehicle,” Guizhi Sun, Sam Park, and Zhongling Lin, Journal of System Simulation, Accepted on 09/04/2018


“Improving sulfur tolerance of Ni-YSZ anodes of solid oxide fuel cells by optimization of microstructure and operating conditions,” Muhammad Taqi MehranMuhammad Zubair Khan, Seung-Bok LeeTak-Hyoung Lim, Sam ParkRak-Hyun Song,  International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, Volume 43, Issue 24, 14  (2018), pp. 11202-11213.



"Exceptional Lithium Intercalation Capacity of Incommensurate Graphene Foam in Rechargeable Batteries," T.M. Paronyan, A.K. Thapa, A. Sherehiy, J.B. Jasinski, J.S.D. Jangam, ECS Transactions 77 (11), 311-320 (2017).


"Incommensurate Graphene Foam as a High Capacity Lithium Intercalation Anode," T. M. Paronyan, A. K. Thapa, A. Sherehiy, J. B. Jasinski, J. S. D. Jangam, Scientific Reports 7, 39944 (2017).


“The prospects of phosphorene as an anode material for a high-performance lithium-ion battery: a fundamental study,” Congyan Zhang, Ming Yu, George Anderson, Ruchira Ravinath Dharmasena and Gamini Sumanasekera, Nanotechnology, 28 (7), 075401 (2017).


“Analytical Study and Experimental Validation of Copper II Sulfate and Potassium Ferri/Ferrocyanide Thermocells Using Onsager Flux Equations," Alex Bates, Ben Zickel, Steffen Krebs, Santanu Mukherjee, Nicholas D. Schuppert, Moon Jong Choi, Sam Park, Journal of Energy Resource Technology 139(4), 042003 (2017).


"An electrochemical and structural study of highly uniform tin oxide nanowires fabricated by a novel, scalable solvoplasma technique as anode material for sodium ion batteries," S Mukherjee, N Schuppert, A Bates, J Jasinski, JE Hong, MJ Choi, S Park, Journal of Power Sources 347, 201-209 (2017).


"Novel mesoporous microspheres of Al and Ni doped LMO spinels and their performance as cathodes in secondary lithium ion batteries," Mukherjee, S., Schuppert, N., Bates, A., Lee, S. C., & Park, S., International Journal of Green Energy, 14(7), 656-664 (2017).


“Unraveling the Role of Structural Order in Transformation of Electrical Conductivity in Ca2FeCoO6-δ, CaSrFeCoO6-δ and Sr2FeCoO6-δ,” Hona, R. K.; Huq, A.; Ramezanipour, F., Inorg. Chem. 2017, 56, 14494-14505.


“Transformation of Structure, Electrical Conductivity and Magnetism in AAʹFe2O6-δ, A=Sr, Ca and Aʹ= Sr,” Hona, R. K.; Huq, A.; Mulmi, S.; Ramezanipour, F., Inorg. Chem. 2017, 56, 9716-9724.


“Atmospheric plasma pyrolysis of lithiated nickel-manganese-cobalt oxides for cathodes in lithium ion batteries,” Patrick B. Ajayi, Arjun Kumar Thapa, Uros Cvelbar, Jacek B. Jasinski, Mahendra K. Sunkara, Chemical Engineering Science 174 (2017) 302-310.


"Investigation of Nanosecond-pulsed Dielectric Barrier Discharge Actuators with Powered Electrode of Different Exposures," Xu, S., Cai, J., and Lian, Y., Plasma Science and Technology, Volume 19, Number 19, July 2017



“Efficient hydrogen evolution in transition metal dichalcogenides via a simple one-step hydrazine reaction”, D. R. Cummins, U. Martinez, A. Sherehiy, R. Kappera, A. Martinez-Garcia, R. K. Schulze, J. Jasinski, J. Zhang, R. K. Gupta, J. Lou, M. Chhowalla, G. Sumanasekera, A. D. Mohite, M. K. Sunkara, G. Gupta, Nature communications, 7, 11857 (2016)


“Study of nitrogen doping of graphene via in-situ transport measurements”, Rong Zhao, Tareq Afaneh, Ruchira Dharmasena, Jacek Jasinski, Gamini Sumanasekera, Victor Henner, Physica B: Condensed Matter, 490, 21 (2016)


“Study of Fermi level position before and after CdCl2 treatment of CdTe thin films using ultraviolet photoelectron spectroscopy”, I. M. Dharmadasa, O. K. Echendu, F. Fauzi, H. I. Salim, N. A, Abdul-Manaf, J. B. Jasinski, A. Sherehiy, G. Sumanasekera, Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Electronics, 27, 5039 (2016)


“Scalable Solvo-plasma Production of Tin Oxide Nanowires” Chemical Engineering Science 154 (2016) 20-26. Tu Quang Nguyen, Veerendra Atla, Venkat Kalyan Vendra, Arjun Kumar Thapa, Jacek B.  Jasinski, Thad Druffel, Mahendra K. Sunkara.


“Tuning Shape of Three Dimensional Graphene Sheets,” H. Wang, W. Wei, Y.H. Hu, Catalyst Today, 2016, 274, 99-102.

“Ex-situ X-ray diffraction analysis of electrode strain at TiO2 atomic layer deposition/ α-MoO3 interface in a novel aqueous potassium ion battery,”  Nicholas David Schuppert, Santanu Mukherjee, Alex Bates, Moon Jong Choi, and Sam Park (Corresponding Author), Journal of Power Sources (Impact Factor: 6.217): 316C (2016) pp. 160-169.


“An Experimental and Simulation Study of Novel Channel Designs for Open-Cathode High-Temperature PEM Fuel Cells,”  Sobi Thomas, Alex Bates, Sam Park (Corresponding Author), Sang C. Lee, A.K. Sahu, B. Son, and D. Lee, Applied Energy (Impact Factor: 6.330): 165 (2016) pp. 765-776. 




“In Situ Transport Measurements and Band Gap Formation of Fluorinated Graphene”, R. Zhao, R. Jayasingha, A. Sherehiy, R. Dharmasena, M. Akhtar, J. B. Jasinski, Shi-Yu Wu, V. Henner, G. U. Sumanasekera, JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY C, 119 (34) 20150-20155 (2015)


“Effect of chlorine doping on electrodeposited cuprous oxide thin films on Ti substrates”, K.M.D.C. Jayathilaka, A.M.R. Jayasinghe, G.U. Sumanasekara, V. Kapaklis, W. Siripala, and J.K.D.S. Jayanetti, Phys. Status Solidi B, 1–6 (2015)


“Electric-Field Aerosol-Assisted CVD: Synthesis, Characterization, and Properties of Tin Oxide Microballs Prepared from a Single Source Precursor”, Rabia Naeem, Sohail Ahmed, Kong Mun Lo, Wan Jefrey Basirun, Rosiyah Yahya, Misni Misran, T. A. Nirmal Peiris, Jagdeep S. Sagu, K. G. Upul Wijayantha, Arjun K. Thapa, Gamini U. Sumanasekera, and Muhammad Mazhar, Chemical Vapor Deposition, 21, (10-12), 360–368, (2015)


“Use of supercomputer for modeling coherent processes in magnetic nano-structures”, T. S. Belozerova, A. G.  Demenev, V. K. Henner, P. V. Kharebov, E. K.  Khenner, G. U. Sumanasekera, COMPUTATIONAL MATERIALS SCIENCE, 102, 228 (2015)


“Solution phase synthesis and intense pulsed light sintering and reduction of a copper oxide ink with an encapsulating nickel oxide barrier”, M. Jha; R. Dharmadasa, G. L. Draper, A. Sherehiy, G. U. Sumanasekera, D. Amos, T. Druffel, Nanotechnology, 26, 175601 (2015)


“High pressure synthesis of rhombohedral -AgGaO2 via direct solid reaction” J. of Alloys and Compounds”, M. Akhtar, M. Menon, M. Sunkara, G. U. Sumanasekera, A. Durygin, and J. Jasinski, J. of Alloys and Compounds, 641, 87 (2015)


“Scalable Synthesis and Surface Stabilization of Li2MnO3 NWs for High-Rate Cathode Materials in Li-ion Batteries” RSC Advances 5 (2015) 36906-36912.

Venkat Vendra Kalyan, Tu Quang Nguyen, Arjun Kumar Thapa, Jacek B. Jasinski, Mahendra K. Sunkara.


“High rate and durable, binder free anode based on silicon loaded MoO3 nanoplatelets” Scientific Reports 5 (2015) 10530. Alejandro Gracia-Martinez, Arjun Kumar Thapa, Ruvini Dharmadasa, Tu Quang Nguyen, Jacek B. Jasinski, Mahendra K. Sunkara


“The capacity and durability of amorphous silicon nanotube thin film anode for lithium ion battery applications” ECS Electrochemistry Letters 4 (10) A1-A5 (2015). Maria Carreon, Arjun Kumar Thapa, Jacek Jasinski, Mahendra K. Sunkara

“Autocorrelation Standard Deviation and Root Mean Square Frequency Analysis of Polymer Electrolyte Membrane Fuel Cell to Monitor for Hydrogen and Air Undersupply,” J.G. Kim, Santanu Mukherjee, Alex Bates, Benjamin Zickel, Sam Park (Corresponding Author), J.S. Choi, O. Kwon, B.R. Son, D. Lee, and H. Chung, Journal of Power Sources (Impact Factor: 6.217): 300 (2015) pp. 164-174.


“Morphological Characterization of Sulfonated Graphene and Nafion Composite Membrane by Dynamic Mode Atomic Force Microscopy,” Osung Kwon, Sam Park (Corresponding Author), Joogon Kim, and Byungrak Son, International Journal of Energy Research (Impact Factor: 2.418), Vol 39, Issue 12 (2015) pp.1698-1713.


“A study of a novel Na ion battery and its anodic degradation using sodium doped Prussian blue cathode coupled with sodium deficient and rich transition metal oxide anode,” Santanu Mukherjee, Nicholas Schuppert, Alex Bates, Byungrak Son, Joogon Kim, Osung Kwon, and Sam Park (Corresponding Author), Journal of Power Sources (Impact Factor: 6.217): 286 (2015) pp. 276-289.


“A Review of Lithium and Non-Lithium Based Solid State Batteries,” J. Kim, B. Son, S. Mukherjee, N. Schuppert, A. Bates, O. Kwon, M. Choi, H. Chung, and S. Park (Corresponding Author), Journal of Power Sources (Impact Factor: 6.217) 282 (2015) pp. 299-322.


“Modeling and Simulation of 2D Lithium-Ion Solid State Battery,” Alex Bates, Nicholas Schuppert, Santanu Mukherjee, Byungrak Son, Joogon Kim, Dong-Ha Lee, and Sam Park (Corresponding Author), International Journal of Energy Research (Impact Factor: 2.418) Vol. 39, Issue 11 (2015) pp. 1505-1518.


“A Review of Application of CNTs in PEM Fuel Cells,” S. Mukherjee, A. Bates, S.C. Lee, G. Choi, and S. Park (Corresponding Author), International Journal of Green Energy (Impact Factor: 1.215): 12 (2015) pp. 787-809.




“Synergy between Graphene and Au Nanoparticles (Heterojunction) towards Quenching, Improving Raman Signal, and UV Light Sensing”, María C. Dalfovo, Gabriela I. Lacconi, Mónica Moreno, Marta C. Yappert, Gamini U. Sumanasekera, Roberto C. Salvarezza,†and Francisco J. Ibañez, ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 6, 6384−6391(2014)


“Nanoporous Bi2Te3 thermoelectric based Knudsen gas pump”, Abderrazzak Faiz, Shamus McNamara, Alexander D Bell, and Gamini Sumanasekera, J. Micromech. Microeng., 24, 035002 (2014)

“Polythiophene Mesoporous Birnessite-MnO2/Pd Cathode Air Electrode for Rechargeable Li-Air Battery”, Arjun Kumar Thapa, Bill Pandit, Hem Sharma Paudel, Rajesh Thapa, Shintaro Ida, Jacek B. Jasinski, Gamini U. Sumanasekera, Tatsumi Ishihara, Electrochimica Acta 127, 410–415 (2014)


“Optimization of Multi-Walled Carbon Nanotube based CFx electrodes for improved primary and secondary battery performances”, Ruwantha Jayasinghe, Arjun Kumar Thapa, Ruchira R. Dharmasena, Tu Quang Nguyen, Bhabendra K. Pradhan, Hem Sharma Paudel, Jacek B. Jasinski, Andriy Sherehiy, Masaki Yoshio, G.U. Sumanasekera, Journal of Power Sources, 253, 404–411 (2014)


“High rate capacity retention of binder-free, tin oxide nanowire arrays using thin titania and alumina coatings”, T. Q. Nguyen, A. K. Thapa, V. K. Vendra, J. B. Jasinski, G. U. Sumanasekera, M. K.  Sunkara, RSC ADVANCES, 4 (7), 3312-3317 (2014)


“Enhancing the superconducting temperature of MgB2 by SWCNT dilution”, Danhao Ma, Ruwantha Jayasingha, Dustin T. Hess, Kofi W. Adu, Gamini U. Sumanasekera,

Mauricio Terrones, Physica C, 497, 43–48 (2014)


“Thermionic emission from phosphorus (P) doped diamond nanocrystals supported by conical carbon nanotubes and ultraviolet photoelectron spectroscopy study of P-doped diamond films,” Andriy Sherehiy, Santoshrupa Dumpala, Mahendra K. Sunkara, Jacek B. Jasinski, Robert W. Cohn, and Gamini U. Sumanasekera, Diamond & Related Materials 50, 66–76 (2014)


“Effects of Mass Balance Ratio and Cut-off Voltages on the Performance of Graphite (KS-6/TiO2) Energy Storing System” International Journal of Electrochemical Science, 9 (2014)195-205. Nanda Gunawardhana, Gumjae Park, Nikolay Dimov, Hongyu Wang, Manickam Sasidharan, Arjun Kumar Thapa, Hiroyoshi Nakamura, Masaki Yoshio


“In-situ Characterization of Strain in Lithium Ion Battery Anodes” Journal of Power Sources 271(2014) 406-413. Jubin Chen, Arjun K. Thapa, Thomas A. Berfield

“Online Health Monitoring of a Fuel Cell Using Total Harmonic Distortion Analysis,” S. Thomas, S. Lee, A.K. Sahu, and S. Park (Corresponding Author), International Journal of Hydrogen Energy (Impact Factor: 3.313): 39 (2014) pp.4558-4565.


“An Analytical Study of a Lead-Acid Flow Battery as an Energy Storage System,” A. Bates, S. Mukherjee, S. Lee, and S. Park (Corresponding Author), Journal of Power Sources (Impact Factor: 6.217): 249 (2014) pp. 207-218.


“Graphical and Mathematical Analysis of Fuel cell/Battery Passive Hybridization with K Factors,” S.C. Lee, O. Kwon, S. Thomas, S. Park, and G. Choi, Applied Energy (Impact Factor: 5.613): 114 (2014) pp. 135-145.


“Design and Development of 600 W Proton Exchange Membrane Fuel Cell,” Joogon Kim, Hyun-Youl Chung, Alex Bates, Sobi Thomas, Byungrak Son, Sam Park, and Dong-Ha Lee, Journal of the Korean Solar Energy Society, Vol. 34, No. 4, (2014) pp. 17-22.




“In Situ Study of Hydrogenation of Graphene and New Phases of Localization between Metal−Insulator Transitions”, Ruwantha Jayasingha, Andriy Sherehiy, Shi-Yu Wu, and G. U. Sumanasekera, Nano Lett., 2013, 13, 5098−5105


“Surface and gas sensing properties of nanocrystalline nickel oxide thin films”, Amir M. Soleimanpoura, Ahalapitiya H. Jayatissa, Gamini Sumanasekera, Applied Surface Science 276 (2013) 291– 297


“Electrochemically Induced p-Type Conductivity in Carbon Nanotubes”, Vidhya Chakrapani, Gamini U. Sumanasekera, Buddhika Abeyweera, Andriy Sherehiy, and John C. Angus, ECS Solid State Letters, 2 (11) M57-M60 (2013)


“Thermionic emission properties and the work function determination of arrays of

conical carbon nanotubes”, Andriy Sherehiy, Santoshrupa Dumpala, Abdelilah Safir, David Mudd, Ivan Arnold, Robert W. Cohn, Mahendra K. Sunkara, and Gamini U. Sumanasekera, Diamond & Related Materials, 34, 1–8 (2013)


“Spectroscopic Investigation of Photoinduced Charge Transfer Processes in FTO/TiO2/N719 Photoanodes with and without Covalent Attachment through Silane-Based Linkers” The Journal of Physical Chemistry A 117(2013)13513-13523. Bill Pandit, Tulashi Luitel, Dustin Cummins, Arjun Kumar Thapa, Thad Druffel, Francis Zamborini, Jinjun Liu

“Simulation and Experimental Analysis of the Clamping Pressure Distribution in a PEM Fuel Cell Stack,” A. Bates, S. Mukherjee, S.W. Hwang, S.C. Lee, O. Kwon, G.H. Choi, and S. Park (Corresponding Author), International Journal of Hydrogen Energy (Impact Factor: 2.930) :38 (2013) pp. 6481-6493.


“Simulation of an Innovative Polymer Electrolyte Membrane Fuel Cell Design for Self-control Thermal Management,” A. Bates, S.W. Hwang, S.C. Lee, O.S. Kwon, G.H. Choi, S. Mukherjee, and Sam Park (Corresponding Author), International Journal of Hydrogen Energy (Impact Factor: 2.930) 38 (2013) PP. 8422-8436.




“Gold-Palladium nanoparticles supported by mesoporous -MnO2 air electrode for rechargeable Li-Air battery”, Arjun Kumar Thapa, Tae Ho Shi, Shintaro Ida, Gamini U. Sumanasekera, Mahendra K. Sunkara, Tatsumi Ishihara, Journal of Power Sources, 220,

211 (2012)


Charge transfer equilibria in ambient-exposed epitaxial graphene on (000-1) 6 H-SiC”,  A. N. Sidorov, K. Gaskill, M. B. Nardelli, Gamini U. Sumanasekera,  JOURNAL OF APPLIED PHYSICS,   111   (11), 113706 (2012)


“MoO3-x Nanowire Arrays as Stable and High-Capacity Anodes for Lithium Ion Batteries”, P. Meduri, E. Clark, J. H. Kim, E. Dayalan, G. U. Sumanasekera, M. K. Sunkara, NanoLetters, 12 (4), 1784-1788 (2012)


“Probing Phonons in Nonpolar Semiconducting Nanowires with Raman Spectroscopy”, KofiW. Adu, Martin D.Williams, Molly Reber,  Ruwantha Jayasingha, Humberto R. Gutierrez, and Gamini U. Sumanasekera, Journal of Nanotechnology, Volume 2012, Article ID 264198, 18 pages doi:10.1155/2012 (Review Article)


“A surface-enhanced Raman spectroscopy study of thin graphene sheets functionalized with gold and silver nanostructures by seed-mediated growth”, Anton N. Sidorov, Grzegorz W. Sławin´ski, A.H. Jayatissa, Francis P. Zamborini, Gamini U. Sumanasekera, CARBON, 50, 699 (2012)


“Manganese Oxide with a Card-house Structure Reassembled from Nanosheet for Rechargeable Li-air Batteries”, Journal of Power Sources, 203 (2012) 159-164. Shintaro Ida, Arjun Kumar Thapa, Yuiko Hidaka, Hidehisha Hagiwara, Tatsumi Ishihara


“Performances of a Graphite (KS-6)/MoO3 Energy Storing System” Journal of Power Sources, 203 (2012) 257-261. Nanda Gunawardhana, Gum-Jae Park, Arjun Kumar Thapa, Nikolay Dimov, Manickam Sasidharan, Hiroyoshi Nakamura, Masaki Yoshio


“Mesoporous Co3O4 modified with Pd as air electrode for rechargeable lithium-air battery” Electrochemistry, 80 (2012) 731-733. Tatsumi Ishihara, Arjun Kumar Thapa, Yuiko Hidaka, Shintaro Ida




“Observation and interpretation of adjacent Moire patterns of different shapes in bilayer graphene”, J. B. Jasinski, S. Dumpala, G. U. Sumanasekera, M. K. Sunkara, and P. J. Ouseph, Appl. Phys. Lett., 99, 073104 (2011)


“Thermoelectric power of graphene as surface charge doping indicator”, Anton N. Sidorov, Andriy Sherehiy, Ruwantha Jayasinghe, Robert Stallard, Daniel K. Benjamin, Qingkai Yu, Zhihong Liu, Wei Wu, Helin Cao, Yong P. Chen, Zhigang Jiang, and Gamini U. Sumanasekera, Appl. Phys. Lett., 99, 013115 (2011)


“Large area synthesis of conical carbon nanotube arrays on graphite and tungsten foil substrates”, S. Dumpala, J. B. Jasinski, G. U. Sumanasekera, M. K. Sunkara, CARBON, 49, 2725 (2011) Cover page


“Kinetically limited de-lithiation behavior of nanoscale tincovered tin oxide nanowires”, Praveen Meduri, Ezra Clark, Ethirajulu Dayalan, Gamini U. Sumanasekera and Mahendra K. Sunkara, Energy & Environmental Science, 4, 1695-1699 (2011)




“Charge transfer and weak chemisorption of oxygen molecules in nanoporous carbon consisting of a disordered network of nanographene sheets”, G. U. Sumanasekera, G. Chen, K. Takai, J. Joly, N.  Kobayashi, T. Enoki, P. C. Eklund, JOURNAL OF PHYSICS-CONDENSED MATTER, 22 (33), 34208 (2010)


“Hypergolic fuel detection using individual single walled carbon nanotube networks”, S. C. Desai, A. H. Willitsford, G. U. Sumanasekera, M. Yu, W. Q. Tian, C. S. Jayanthi, S. Y. Wu, JOURNAL OF APPLIED PHYSICS, 107 (11), 114509 (2010)


“Thin-Walled Carbon Microtubes as High-Capacity and High-Rate Anodes in Lithium-Ion Batteries”, P. Meduri, H. J.Kim, H. B. Russell, J. Jasinski, G. U. Sumanasekera, M. K. Sunkara, , JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY C,   114 ( 23),  10621 (2010)  


“Graphene nanoribbons exfoliated from graphite surface dislocation bands by electrostatic force”, A. N. Sidorov, T.  Bansal, P. J. Ouseph, G. U.  Sumanasekera,  Nanotechnology,   21 (19), 195704 (2010) 




“Preferential growth of single-walled carbon nanotubes with metallic conductivity”, Avetik R. Harutyunyan, Gugang Chen, Tereza M. Paronyan, Elena M. Pigos, Oleg A. Kuznetsov, Kapila Hewaparakrama, Seung Min Kim, Dmitri Zakharov, Eric A. Stach, and Gamini U. Sumanasekera, SCIENCE, 326 (5949), 116-120 (2009)  


“The volatility of carbon nanotube based devices: Environmental impact”, Gugang Chen, Tereza M. Paronyan, Elena M. Pigos , Gamini U. Sumanasekera , Avetik R. Harutyunyan, Applied Physics Letters, 95 (12),  123118  (2009)


“Controlled synthesis and enhanced field emission characteristics of conical carbon

nanotubular arrays”, Santoshrupa Dumpala, Abdelilah Safir, David Mudd, Robert W. Cohn,

Mahendra K. Sunkara, Gamini U. Sumanasekera, Diamond & Related Materials 18, 1262–1266 (2009)


“Hybrid Tin Oxide Nanowires as Stable and High Capacity Anodes for Li-Ion Batteries”, Meduri P.  Meduri, C. Pendyala, V. Kumar, G. U. Sumanasekera, M. K. Sunkara, Nanoletters, 9 (2),  612 (2009)


Electrostatic deposition of graphene in a gaseous environment: a deterministic route for synthesizing rolled graphenes?”,  A. Sidorov D. Mudd,  G. U. Sumanasekera, P. J. Ouseph, C. S. Jayanthi, Shi-Yu Wu,  Nanotechnology,   20 (5),   55611 (2009)


Morphological, Structural, and Chemical Effects in Response of Novel Carbide Derived Carbon Sensor to NH3, N2O, and Air”,   K. W. Adu,  Q. X.  Li, S. C. Desai, A. N. Sidorov, G. U. Sumanasekera, A. D. Lueking, LANGMUIR, 25 (1), 582-588 (2009)


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