GROUP MEMBERS

HYEON JEONG LEE

Postdoctoral Fellow

Hyeon Jeong is researching solids electrolytes and their interfaces in solid-state batteries.

In her spare time, she enjoys watching movies.

SUDARSHAN NARAYANAN

Postdoctoral Fellow

Sudarshan is conducting research and development of a solid-state battery as a post-LiB technology in collaboration with Nissan Motor Co. Ltd. In his spare time, he likes travelling, and enjoys learning and teaching Sanskrit.

ALBERT XIAO

Postdoctoral Fellow

Albert is studying the electrochemistry of transition metal fluoride nanoparticles for new battery technologies. He enjoys piña coladas and getting caught in the rain.

ISAAC CAPONE

Postdoctoral Fellow

Isaac's research is focused on solid electrolytes and their interfaces in solid state batteries. Isaac enjoys astrophotography and creating things via computer aided design.

JACK FAWDON

DPhil Candidate

Jack is exploring the synthesis and stability of ionic liquids for application in battery electrolytes. Jack is confident that, given the chance, he can convince you Steely Dan is the greatest band ever.

KEVIN HURLBUTT

DPhil Candidate

Co-supervised by Prof. Feliciano Giustino, Kevin is  working on high-throughput methods to model, synthesize, and characterize Prussian blue analogues. He enjoys classical and Shakespearean theater.

PENG TANG

DPhil Candidate

Peng is exploring single-atom electrocatalysts for water splitting. In his spare time, he likes to play football and watch movies.

CHRISTOPHER DOERRER

DPhil Candidate

Co-supervised by Prof. Patrick Grant. Christopher's research focuses on novel manufacturing approaches to solid-state batteries. In his spare time he enjoys playing table tennis and football for Mansfield College

MAXIMILIAN SCHART

DPhil Candidate

Max studies the connection between structural and electrochemical properties of Prussian blue analogues. Outside the lab, he enjoys a good Sushi roll and Rock ‘n‘ Roll.

JACK ASPINAL

DPhil Candidate

Jack is taking an electrochemical approach to understanding the deposition and cycling behaviour of lithium metal anode. He spends his spare time training for endurance triathlon.

BRIGITA DARMINTO

DPhil Candidate

Brigita is exploring solid electrolytes for solid-state lithium metal batteries. She loves singing in the choir and chasing the aurora.

SHOBHAN DHIR

DPhil Candidate

Shobhan is researching the application of ionic liquids in sodium-ion batteries for grid-scale energy storage. In his spare time, he enjoys drumming, travelling and reading.

GIULIA GALATOLO

DPhil Candidate

Giulia is investigating suitable metal fluorides and ionic liquids for rechargeable fluoride ion batteries. In her spare time, she enjoys hiking and spending time in the outdoors.

YI LIANG

DPhil Candidate

My project is about In-Situ TEM Characterisation of Solid Electrolyte-Metal Anode Interphases. And I like reading and playing badminton during my spare time.

LIWEI DAI

DPhil Candidate

Liwei is developing transition metal fluoride nanoparticles and studying their mechanics for fluoride ion battery. He enjoys playing basketball and video games in his spare time.

YVONNE CHART

DPhil Candidate

Yvonne is researching methods of in-situ protection for Li anodes in Li-S batteries. In her free time, she likes to bake yummy food and keep active.

JOHN CATTERMULL

DPhil Candidate

Co-supervised by Prof. Andrew Goodwin, John is developing post-synthetic methods to modify the structure of prussian blue analogues for batteries. He enjoys both playing and watching sport.

PO-YUAN HUANG

DPhil Candidate

Po-Yuan is developing single-atom catalysts for carbon dioxide reduction reaction. He enjoys going on little adventures and basketball games.

LORENZ OLBRICH

DPhil Candidate

Lorenz is developing energy dense batteries comprising transition metal fluoride cathodes and ionic liquid electrolytes. In his spare time he enjoys visiting foreign countries to explore cities and stunning views in remote nature.

ALUMNI

SAMUEL WHEELER

PhD Student

MARCO CARBONI

Postdoctoral fellow

ZACHARY BROWN

Postdoctoral Fellow

MICHELE FIORE

Visiting PhD Student

GRETA THOMPSON

Undergraduate Intern

JACK EVANS

DPhil Candidate

CLARE HALLORAN 

Visiting Student

MAYA BERLINGER

Visiting Student

ANNA MACDONALD

Part II Student

MATTEO SALAMONE

Visiting PhD Student

YEBIN ZHANG

Part II Student

LINMIN ZHUO

Undergraduate Intern

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