image: energyReducing energy consumption and securing sustainable energy sources is the major challenge of our age.  Energy materials research represents a broad range of activities targeted at batteries and supercapacitors, catalytic technology, solar energy and thermoelectric materials.

Key Publications

  • Shoaee, S., Briscoe, J., Durrant, J. R. and Dunn, S. (2013), Acoustic Enhancement of Polymer/ZnO Nanorod Photovoltaic Device Performance. Advanced Materials. 10.1002/adma.201303304
  • Tang K, Fu L, White RJ, Yu L, Titirici M-M, Antonietti M and Maier J (2012). Hollow carbon nanospheres with superior rate capability for sodium-based batteries. Advanced Energy Materials  vol. 2, (7) 873-877.10.1002/aenm.201100691
  • Zhao L, Fan L-Z, Zhou M-Q, Guan H, Qiao S, Antonietti M and Titirici M-M (2010). Nitrogen-containing hydrothermal carbons with superior performance in supercapacitors. Advanced Materials  vol. 22, (45) 5202-5206. 10.1002/adma.201002647