Archived Papers and Articles

2022 Journal Articles

Fehervari, A., MacLeod, A.J., Gallage, C., Collins, F., Callahan, D. and Gates, W.P., 2023. Suitability of remediated heat-treated soil in concrete applications. Journal of Environmental Management, 329, p.117076. 


Iles, G.N., Gates, W.P., Pereira, J.E., Stampfl, A.P., Aldridge, L.P. and Bordallo, H.N., 2022. Two Forms of Ice Identified in Mars-like Clay Using Neutron Spectroscopy. The Journal of Physical Chemistry C. 


Chong Lau, Z., Bouazza, A., Lu, N. and Gates, W.P., 2022. A Generalized Water Retention Model for Geosynthetic Clay Liners. Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, 148(12), p.04022116. (Don’t have pdf) 


Welikala, S., Al-Saadi, S., Gates, W.P., Panter, C. and Raman, R.S., 2022. Biofilm Development on Carbon Steel by Iron Reducing Bacterium Shewanella putrefaciens and Their Role in Corrosion. Metals, 12(6), p.1005. 


Zhou, S.Q., Niu, Y.Q., Liu, J.H., Chen, X.X., Li, C.S., Gates, W.P. and Zhou, C.H., 2022. Functional Montmorillonite/Polymer Coatings. Clays and Clay Minerals, pp.1-24. 


Lau, Z.C., Bouazza, A. and Gates, W.P., 2022. Influence of polymer enhancement on water uptake, retention and barrier performance of geosynthetic clay liners. Geotextiles and Geomembranes. 


Al-Baiaty, S.E., Bouazza, A. and Gates, W.P., 2022. Evaluation of the water retention curves of cement-bentonite cut-off wall materials. Australian Geomechanics Journal, 57(1), pp.119-125. (Don’t have pdf) 


Lau, Z.C., Bouazza, A. and Gates, W.P., 2022. Water exchange across a subgrade-GCL interface as impacted by polymers and environmental conditions. Geotextiles and Geomembranes, 50(1), pp.40-54. 


Manasa, C.S., Silva, S.M., Caballero-Aguilar, L.M., Quigley, A.F., Kapsa, R.M., Greene, G.W. and Moulton, S.E., 2022. Active and passive drug release by self-assembled lubricin (PRG4) anti-fouling coatings. Journal of Controlled Release, 352, pp.35-46. 


  1. Silva, S., Langley, D.P., Cossins, L.R., Samudra, A.N., Quigley, A.F., Kapsa, R.M., Tothill, R.W., Greene, G.W. and Moulton, S.E., 2022. Rapid Point-of-Care Electrochemical Sensor for the Detection of Cancer Tn Antigen Carbohydrate in Whole Unprocessed Blood. ACS sensors, 7(11), pp.3379-3388.


Russo, M.J., Han, M., Menon, N.G., Quigley, A.F., Kapsa, R.M., Moulton, S.E., Guijt, R.M., M Silva, S., Schmidt, T.A. and Greene, G.W., 2022. Novel Boundary Lubrication Mechanisms from Molecular Pillows of Lubricin Brush-Coated Graphene Oxide Nanosheets. Langmuir, 38(18), pp.5351-5360. 


Garg, S., Kumar, P., Greene, G.W., Mishra, V., Avisar, D., Sharma, R.S. and Dumée, L.F., 2022. Nano-enabled sensing of per-/poly-fluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) from aqueous systems–A review. Journal of Environmental Management, 308, p.114655. 


Kumar, J., Neiber, R.R., Park, J., Soomro, R.A., Greene, G.W., Mazari, S.A., Seo, H.Y., Lee, J.H., Shon, M., Chang, D.W. and Cho, K.Y., 2022. Recent progress in sustainable recycling of LiFePO4-type lithium-ion batteries: Strategies for highly selective lithium recovery. Chemical Engineering Journal, 431, p.133993. 


Fraysse, K.S., Meaney, S.P., Gates, W.P., Langley, D.P., Tabor, R.F., Stoddart, P.R. and Greene, G.W., 2022. Frequency Dependent Silica Dissolution Rate Enhancement under Oscillating Pressure via an Electrochemical Pressure Solution-like, Surface Resonance Mechanism. Journal of the American Chemical Society, 144(9), pp.3875-3891. 


Tuck, B., Watkin, E., Somers, A. and Machuca, L.L., 2022. A critical review of marine biofilms on metallic materials. npj Materials Degradation, 6(1), pp.1-12. (Don’t have pdf) 


Pandey, P., Somers, A.E., Hait, S.K. and Ramakumar, S.S.V., 2022. Synthesis of Oil Miscible Novel Silane Functionalised Imidazoline-Based ILs as Lubricant Additives: Characterization and Tribological Evaluations. Tribology Letters, 70(1), pp.1-11. 


Curnow, O.J., Senthooran, R. and Somers, A.E., 2022. Tris (dialkylamino) cyclopropenium dialkylphosphate ionic liquids as lubricants. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics. 


Vithana, V.P., Guo, Z., Deacon, G.B., Somers, A.E. and Junk, P.C., 2022. RE (III) 3-Furoate Complexes: Synthesis, Structure, and Corrosion Inhibiting Properties. Molecules, 27(24), p.8836. 


Vithana, V.P., Guo, Z., Deacon, G.B., Somers, A.E. and Junk, P.C., 2022. Synthesis, structure, and corrosion inhibiting properties of RE III 3-thiophenecarboxylate complexes. New Journal of Chemistry, 46(40), pp.19104-19111. 


Kar, M., Ha, T.A., Duncan, D., Chen, F., Cherepanov, P., Sun, J. and Pozo‐Gonzalo, C., 2022. Non‐fluorinated Zinc Anions: A Low‐Cost Environmental Approach for Reversible Zinc Electrochemistry. Batteries & Supercaps, p.e202200412. 


Pozo-Gonzalo, C. and Ortiz-Vitoriano, N., 2022. Recent Progress, Advances and Future Prospects in Na-O2 batteries. Current Opinion in Electrochemistry, p.101120. 


Golmohammadzadeh, R., Faraji, F., Jong, B., Pozo-Gonzalo, C. and Banerjee, P.C., 2022. Current challenges and future opportunities toward recycling of spent lithium-ion batteries. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 159, p.112202. 


Matuszek, K., Kar, M., Pringle, J.M. and MacFarlane, D.R., 2022. Phase Change Materials for Renewable Energy Storage at Intermediate Temperatures. Chemical Reviews. 


Matuszek, K., Hatton, C., Kar, M., Pringle, J.M. and MacFarlane, D.R., 2022. Molecular patterns in the thermophysical properties of pyridinium ionic liquids as phase change materials for energy storage in the intermediate temperature range. Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids: X, 15, p.100108. 


Kang, C.S., Hutt, O.E. and Pringle, J.M., 2022. Halide‐Free Synthesis of New Difluoro (oxalato) borate [DFOB]−‐Based Ionic Liquids and Organic Ionic Plastic Crystals. ChemPhysChem, p.e202200115. 


Makhlooghiazad, F., O’Dell, L.A. and Pringle, J.M., 2022. Zwitterionic versus organic ionic plastic crystal electrolytes with mixed anions: probing the unique physicochemical and electrolyte properties. Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 10(42), pp.22662-22675. 


Abeysooriya, S., Lee, M., O’Dell, L.A. and Pringle, J.M., 2022. Plastic crystal-based electrolytes using novel dicationic salts. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 24(8), pp.4899-4909. 


Maina JW, Pringle JM, Razal JM, Aslanoglou S, Elnathan R, Voelcker NH, Dumée LF. Hierarchical hollow metal nanostructure arrays for selective CO 2 conversion. Materials Advances. 2022;3(5):2456-63. 


Piper SL, Kar M, MacFarlane DR, Matuszek K, Pringle JM. Ionic liquids for renewable thermal energy storage–a perspective. Green Chemistry. 2022;24(1):102-17. 


Li, H., Ortiz-Vitoriano, N., Wang, X., Fang, J., Howlett, P.C. and Pozo-Gonzalo, C., 2022. Tunable multi-doped carbon nanofiber air cathodes based on a poly (ionic liquid) for sodium oxygen batteries with diglyme/ionic liquid-based hybrid electrolytes. Journal of Materials Chemistry A. 


Quites, D., Mantione, D., Monaci, S., Somers, A.E., Forsyth, M. and Paulis, M., 2022. Comparison of the Corrosion Inhibition Ability of Different Coumarate-Based Compounds Incorporated into Waterborne Binders. ACS Applied Engineering Materials. 


Forsyth, M., Makhlooghiazad, F., Chen, F., Sun, J. and Howlett, P.C., 2022. Ionic Liquid and Polymer‐Based Electrolytes for Sodium Battery Applications. Sodium‐Ion Batteries: Materials, Characterization, and Technology, 2, pp.357-390. (Don’t have pdf) 


Biernacka, K., Sun, J., Makhlooghiazad, F., Balkis, A., Gunathilaka, I.E., O’Dell, L.A., Mestres, M.G., Howlett, P.C., Pringle, J.M. and Forsyth, M., 2022. Electrochemical characterization of hexamethylguanidinium bis (fluorosulfonyl) imide [HMG][FSI] based electrolyte and its application in sodium metal batteries. Journal of Physics: Energy, 5(1), p.014006. 


Araño, K., Gautier, N., Kerr, R., Lestriez, B., Le Bideau, J., Howlett, P.C., Guyomard, D., Forsyth, M. and Dupré, N., 2022. Understanding the Capacity Decay of Si/NMC622 Li-Ion Batteries Cycled in Superconcentrated Ionic Liquid Electrolytes: A New Perspective. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces. 


Malunavar, S., Gallastegui, A., Wang, X., Makhlooghiazad, F., Mecerreyes, D., Armand, M., Galceran, M., Howlett, P.C. and Forsyth, M., 2022. Formulation and Characterization of PS-Poly (ionic liquid) Triblock Electrolytes for Sodium Batteries. ACS Applied Polymer Materials. 


Porcarelli, L., Olmedo-Martínez, J.L., Sutton, P., Bocharova, V., Fdz De Anastro, A., Galceran, M., Sokolov, A.P., Howlett, P.C., Forsyth, M. and Mecerreyes, D., 2022. Task-Specific Phosphonium Iongels by Fast UV-Photopolymerization for Solid-State Sodium Metal Batteries. Gels, 8(11), p.725. 


Guzmán‐González, G., Alvarez‐Tirado, M., Olmedo‐Martínez, J.L., Picchio, M.L., Casado, N., Forsyth, M. and Mecerreyes, D., 2022. Lithium Borate Ionic Liquids as Single‐Component Electrolytes for Batteries. Advanced Energy Materials, p.2202974. 


Duncan, D.T., Roy, B., Piper, S.L., Nguyen, C., Howlett, P., Forsyth, M., MacFarlane, D.R., Sun, J. and Kar, M., 2022. High-Ionicity Electrolytes Based on Bulky Fluoroborate Anions for Stable Na-Metal Cycling. The Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 126(44), pp.18918-18930. 


Chen, F., Wang, X., Armand, M. and Forsyth, M., 2022. Cationic polymer-in-salt electrolytes for fast metal ion conduction and solid-state battery applications. Nature Materials, 21(10), pp.1175-1182. 


Rakov, D.A., Sun, J., Ferdousi, S.A., Howlett, P.C., Simonov, A.N., Chen, F. and Forsyth, M., 2022. Polar Organic Cations at Electrified Metal with Superconcentrated Ionic Liquid Electrolyte and Implications for Sodium Metal Batteries. ACS Materials Letters, 4(10), pp.1984-1990. 


Huang, G., Zhu, H., Porcarelli, L., García, Y., O’Dell, L.A. and Forsyth, M., 2022. Study of Ion Transport in Novel Protic Polymerized Ionic Liquids and Composites. Macromolecular Chemistry and Physics, 223(17), p.2200124. (Don’t have pdf) 


Wang, X., Zhang, C., Sawczyk, M., Sun, J., Yuan, Q., Chen, F., Mendes, T.C., Howlett, P.C., Fu, C., Wang, Y. and Tan, X., 2022. Ultra-stable all-solid-state sodium metal batteries enabled by perfluoropolyether-based electrolytes. Nature Materials, 21(9), pp.1057-1065. 


Sun, J., Rakov, D., Wang, J., Hora, Y., Laghaei, M., Byrne, N., Wang, X., Howlett, P.C. and Forsyth, M., 2022. Sustainable free‐standing electrode from biomass waste for sodium‐ion batteries. ChemElectroChem, 9(16), p.e202200382. 


Martinez-Ibañez, M., Boaretto, N., Meabe, L., Wang, X., Zhu, H., Santiago, A., Zugazua, O., Forsyth, M., Armand, M. and Zhang, H., 2022. Revealing the Anion Chemistry Effect on Transport Properties of Ternary Gel Polymer Electrolytes. Chemistry of Materials, 34(16), pp.7493-7502. 


Tuck, B., Salgar-Chaparro, S.J., Watkin, E., Somers, A., Forsyth, M. and Machuca, L.L., 2022. Extracellular DNA: A Critical Aspect of Marine Biofilms. Microorganisms, 10(7), p.1285. 


Qiao, L., Rodriguez Peña, S., Martínez-Ibañez, M., Santiago, A., Aldalur, I., Lobato, E., Sanchez-Diez, E., Zhang, Y., Manzano, H., Zhu, H. and Forsyth, M., 2022. Anion π–π Stacking for Improved Lithium Transport in Polymer Electrolytes. Journal of the American Chemical Society. 


Quites, D., Leiza, J.R., Mantione, D., Somers, A., Forsyth, M. and Paulis, M., 2022. Incorporation of a Coumarate Based Corrosion Inhibitor in Waterborne Polymeric Binders for Corrosion Protection Applications. Macromolecular Materials and Engineering, p.2100772. 


Ueda, H., Mizuno, F., Kerr, R., Forsyth, M. and Howlett, P.C., 2022. Fast Charge and High Stability of Solid‐State Graphite Organic Ionic Plastic Crystal Composite Anodes. Batteries & Supercaps, p.e202200057. 


Arrese-Igor, M., Martinez-Ibañez, M., Pavlenko, E., Forsyth, M., Zhu, H., Armand, M., Aguesse, F. and López-Aranguren, P., 2022. Toward High-Voltage Solid-State Li-Metal Batteries with Double-Layer Polymer Electrolytes. ACS Energy Letters, 7(4), pp.1473-1480. 


Ferdousi, S.A., O’Dell, L.A., Sun, J., Hora, Y., Forsyth, M. and Howlett, P.C., 2022. High-Performance Cycling of Na Metal Anodes in Phosphonium and Pyrrolidinium Fluoro (sulfonyl) imide Based Ionic Liquid Electrolytes. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 14(13), pp.15784-15798. 


Tuck, B., Watkin, E., Somers, A., Forsyth, M. and Machuca, L.L., 2022. Conditioning of metal surfaces enhances Shewanella chilikensis adhesion. Biofouling, 38(3), pp.207-222. (Don’t have pdf) 


Catubig, R.A., Michalczyk, A., Neil, W.C., McAdam, G., Forsyth, J., Ghorbani, M., Yunis, R., Ackland, M.L., Forsyth, M. and Somers, A.E., 2022. Inhibitor mixture for reducing bacteria growth and corrosion on marine steel. Australian Journal of Chemistry, 75(9), pp.619-630. 


Puelles, J.S., Ghorbani, M., Crawford, S., Ackland, M.L., Chen, F., Forsyth, M. and Somers, A.E., 2022. Modelling cetrimonium micelles as 4-OH cinnamate carriers targeting a hydrated iron oxide surface. Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, 610, pp.785-795. 


Ghorbani, M., Soto Puelles, J., Forsyth, M., Zhu, H., Crawford, S., Chen, F., Cáceres-Vélez, P.R., Jusuf, P.R. and Somers, A., 2022. Engineering Advanced Environmentally Friendly Corrosion Inhibitors, Their Mechanisms, and Biological Effects in Live Zebrafish Embryos. ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering, 10(9), pp.2960-2970. 


Nti, F., Ueda, H., Kang, C.S., Greene, G.W., Pringle, J.M., Zhu, H., Howlett, P., Forsyth, M. and Wang, X., 2022. Ion Transport in Li-Doped Triethyl (methyl) phosphonium Tetrafluoroborate (Li-[P1222][BF4]) Impregnated with PVDF Nanoparticles. The Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 126(8), pp.3839-3852. 


Dong, C., Xu, X., Zhang, J., Wang, H., Xiang, Y., Zhu, H., Forsyth, M. and Lu, S., 2022. Proton transport of porous triazole-grafted polysulfone membranes for high temperature polymer electrolyte membrane fuel cell. International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, 47(13), pp.8492-8501. 


Makhlooghiazad, F., O’Dell, L.A., Porcarelli, L., Forsyth, C., Quazi, N., Asadi, M., Hutt, O., Mecerreyes, D., Forsyth, M. and Pringle, J.M., 2022. Zwitterionic materials with disorder and plasticity and their application as non-volatile solid or liquid electrolytes. Nature Materials, 21(2), pp.228-236. 


Ramos-Saz, F., Kang, C.S., Forsyth, M. and Pringle, J.M., 2022. Highly selective and tunable CO2/N2 separation performance in ammonium-based organic ionic plastic crystal composite membranes with self-healing properties. ACS Applied Polymer Materials, 4(2), pp.1487-1496. 


Suarez, E.M., Lepková, K., Forsyth, M., Tan, M.Y., Kinsella, B. and Machuca, L.L., 2022. In Situ Investigation of Under-Deposit Microbial Corrosion and its Inhibition Using a Multi-Electrode Array System. Frontiers in bioengineering and biotechnology, 9, p.803610. 


Gunathilaka, I.E., Taheri, A., Pringle, J.M., Forsyth, M. and O’Dell, L.A., 2022. Probing the molecular interactions and physicochemical properties of a cobalt-based redox electrolyte system for thermo-electrochemical cells. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 24(45), pp.27772-27782. 


Casado, N., Zendegi, S., Tomé, L.C., Velasco-Bosom, S., Aguzin, A., Picchio, M., Criado-Gonzalez, M., Malliaras, G.G., Forsyth, M. and Mecerreyes, D., 2022. Injectable PEDOT: PSS/cholinium ionic liquid mixed conducting materials for electrocardiogram recordings. Journal of Materials Chemistry C, 10(40), pp.15186-15193. 


Tuck, B., Watkin, E., Somers, A., Forsyth, M. and Machuca, L.L., 2022. Enhancing Biocide Efficacy: Targeting Extracellular DNA for Marine Biofilm Disruption. Microorganisms, 10(6), p.1227. 


Biernacka, K., Makhlooghiazad, F., Popov, I., Zhu, H., Chotard, J.N., O’Dell, L.A., Sokolov, A.P., Pringle, J.M. and Forsyth, M., 2022. Exploration of phase diagram, structural and dynamic behavior of [HMG][FSI] mixtures with NaFSI across an extended composition range. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 24(27), pp.16712-16723. 


Nti, F., Ueda, H., Kang, C.S., Greene, G.W., Pringle, J.M., Zhu, H., Howlett, P., Forsyth, M. and Wang, X., 2022. Ion Transport in Li-Doped Triethyl (methyl) phosphonium Tetrafluoroborate (Li-[P₁₂₂₂][BF₄]) Impregnated with PVDF Nanoparticles. (Don’t have pdf) 


Warrington, A., Kang, C.S., Forsyth, C., Doherty, C.M., Acharya, D., O’Dell, L.A., Sirigiri, N., Boyle, J.W., Hutt, O.E., Forsyth, M. and Pringle, J.M., 2022. Thermal, structural and dynamic properties of ionic liquids and organic ionic plastic crystals with a small ether-functionalised cation. Materials Chemistry Frontiers, 6(11), pp.1437-1455. 


del Olmo, R., Mendes, T.C., Forsyth, M. and Casado, N., 2022. Mixed ionic and electronic conducting binders containing PEDOT: PSS and organic ionic plastic crystals toward carbon-free solid-state battery cathodes. Journal of Materials Chemistry A. 


Hasanpoor, M., Saurel, D., Barreno, R.C., Fraysse, K., Echeverría, M., Jáuregui, M., Bonilla, F., Greene, G.W., Kerr, R., Forsyth, M. and Howlett, P.C., 2022. Morphological Evolution and Solid–Electrolyte Interphase Formation on LiNi₀. ₆Mn₀. ₂Co₀. ₂O₂ Cathodes Using Highly Concentrated Ionic Liquid Electrolytes.  


Olmo, R.D., Forsyth, M. and Casado, N., 2022. Mixed Ionic-Electronic Conductors Based on Polymer Composites. In Advances in Nanocomposite Materials for Environmental and Energy Harvesting Applications (pp. 493-532). Springer, Cham. 


Garcia-Quintana, L., Ortiz-Vitoriano, N., Zhu, H., Nolis, G.M., Herrero-Martín, J., Echeverría, M., Lopez del Amo, J.M., Forsyth, M., Bond, A.M., Howlett, P.C. and Pozo-Gonzalo, C., 2022. Unveiling the Impact of the Cations and Anions in Ionic Liquid/Glyme Hybrid Electrolytes for Na–O2 Batteries. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 14(3), pp.4022-4034. 


Pal, U., Rakov, D., Lu, B., Sayahpour, B., Chen, F., Roy, B., MacFarlane, D.R., Armand, M., Howlett, P.C., Meng, Y.S. and Forsyth, M., 2022. Interphase control for high performance lithium metal batteries using ether aided ionic liquid electrolyte. Energy & Environmental Science, 15(5), pp.1907-1919. 


Tuck, B., Leinecker, N., Watkin, E., Somers, A., Forsyth, M. and Machuca, L.L., 2022. Efficiency of a Novel Multifunctional Corrosion Inhibitor Against Biofilms Developed on Carbon Steel. Frontiers in Bioengineering and Biotechnology, 10. 


Sirigiri, N., Chen, F., Forsyth, C.M., Yunis, R., O’Dell, L., Pringle, J.M. and Forsyth, M., 2022. Factors controlling the physical properties of an organic ionic plastic crystal. Materials Today Physics, 22, p.100603. 


Lechartier, M., Porcarelli, L., Zhu, H., Forsyth, M., Guéguen, A., Castro, L. and Mecerreyes, D., 2022. Single-ion polymer/LLZO hybrid electrolytes with high lithium conductivity. Materials Advances, 3(2), pp.1139-1151. 




2021 Journal Articles

L. C. Tomé, L. Porcarelli, J. E. Bara, M. Forsyth, and D. Mecerreyes, Emerging iongels towards new applications in energy and bioelectronics, Materials Science, 2021, 8, 3239-3265. 

Rollo-Walker G, Malic N, Wang X, Chiefari J, Forsyth M. Development and Progression of Polymer Electrolytes for Batteries: Influence of Structure and Chemistry. Polymers. 2021; 13(23):4127. 

Lechartier, M., Porcarelli, L., Zhu, H., Forsyth, M., Gueguen, A., Castro, L. and Mecerreyes, D., 2021. Single-ion polymer/LLZO hybrid electrolytes with high lithium conductivity. Materials Advances. 

F. Ramos Saz, Y. Garcia, C. SM. Kang, L. O’Dell, M. Forsyth, J. Pringle, Exploring the influence of the cation type and polymer support in bis(fluorosulfonyl)imide-based plastic crystal composite membranes for CO2/N2 separation, Journal of Materials Chemistry A.

Kandagal, V.S., Pringle, J.M., Forsyth, M. and Chen, F., 2021. Predicting gas selectivity in organic ionic plastic crystals by free energy calculations. RSC Advances11(32), pp.19623-19629. 

J. Sun, L. O’Dell, M. Armand, P. Howlett, M. Forsyth, Interfacial Studies of Na-ion Battery Anodes using Superconcentrated Ionic Liquid Electrolytes”, ACS Energy Letters

T. Pathirana, R. Kerr, M. Forsyth and P. C. Howlett , Application of super-concentrated phosphonium based ionic liquid electrolyte for anode-free lithium metal batteries, 2021, 5, 4141-4152. 

J. Soto Puelles, M. Ghorbani, S. Crawford, M. L. Ackland, F. Chen, M. Forsyth, A. E. Somers. Modelling cetrimonium micelles as 4-OH cinnamate carriers targeting a hydrated iron oxide surface, Journal of Colloid and Interface Science,2021.  


J. Olmedo-Martínez, L. Porcarelli, G. Guzmán-González, M. Calafel, M. Itxaso, M. Forsyth, D. Mecerreyes, A. Müller, Ternary Poly (ethylene oxide)/Poly(l,l-lactide) PEO/PLA Blends as High-Temperature Solid Polymer Electrolytes for Lithium BatteriesACS Applied Polymer Materials, (3), 6326–6337. 


F. Makhlooghiazad,  L.A. O’Dell1, L. Porcarelli1, C. Forsyth, N. Quazi, M.  Asadi, O. Hutt, D. Mecerreyes, M. Forsyth and J. M. Pringle, Zwitterionic materials with disorder and plasticity and their application as non-volatile solid or liquid electrolytes, Nature Materials, 1-9, 2021. 


Ajit Kumar, Arnab Ghosh, Arpita Ghosh, Aakash Ahuja, Abhinanda Sengupta, Maria Forsyth, Douglas R MacFarlane, Sagar Mitra, Sub-zero and room-temperature sodium–sulfur battery cell operations: A rational current collector, catalyst and sulphur-host design and study, Energy Storage Materials, (42), 608-617, 2021. 


Ana Suárez-Vega, Cecilia Agustín-Sáenz, Luke A O’Dell, Fabiola Brusciotti, Anthony Somers, Maria ForsythTop of FormBottom of FormProperties of hybrid sol-gel coatings with the incorporation of lanthanum 4-hydroxy cinnamate as corrosion inhibitor on carbon steel with different surface finishes, Applied Surface Science, (561), 149881.  


A. H. Shah, U. Rana, H. Zhu, J. Li, R. Vijayaraghavan, D. R. Macfarlane, M. Forsyth, H. Siddiqi, Study of proton transport in Diethylmethylammonium Poly[4-styrenesulfonyl(trifluoromethylsulfonyl)imide] based composite membranes with triflic acid and diethylmethylamine rich compositions, The Journal of Physical Chemistry B, (125), 11005–11016, 2021. 


H. Zhu, G. Huang, L. A. O’Dell, M. Forsyth, New Insights into Decoupled Cation and Anion Transport and Dynamic Heterogeneity in a Diethyl(methyl)(isobutyl)phosphonium Hexafluorophosphate Organic Ionic Plastic Crystal, The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, (12), 9853-9858, 2021 


L. Porcarelli, P. Sutton, V. Bocharova, R.  Hernandez, H.  Zhu, N. Goujon, J.  Leiza, A. Sokolov, M. Forsyth, D. Mecerreyes, Single–Ion Conducting Polymer Nanoparticles as Functional Fillers for Solid Electrolytes in Lithium Metal Batteries, Chem Rxiv, Energy


G. Huang, L. Porcarelli, Y. Liang, M. Forsyth, H.  Zhu, Influence of counter anion on the properties of polymerized ionic liquids/ ionic liquids proton exchange membranes, ACS Applied Energy Materials


P. Pandey, A. Somers, S. K. Hait, M. Forsyth, S. S. V. Ramakumar, Short chain Imidazolium ionic liquid: Synthesis and oil miscibility in various base oil by use of surfactant as High Performance Friction and Antiwear Lubricant Additive, Tribology Letters (69), 1-14, 2021. 


B. Roy, P. Cherepanov, C. Nguyen, C. Forsyth, U. Pal, T. C. Mendes, P. Howlett,  M. Forsyth, D. MacFarlane, and M. Kar, Lithium Borate Ester Salts for Electrolyte Application in Next‐Generation High Voltage Lithium Batteries. Advanced Energy Materials, (36), 2101422.   


A. Kumar, A. Ghosh, A. Ghosh, A. Ahuja, A.Sengupta, M.Forsyth, D.R. MacFarlane, S. Mitra, Sub-zero and room-temperature sodium–sulfur battery cell operations: A rational current collector, catalyst and sulphur-host design and study, Energy Storage Materials (42), 608-617, 2021. 


B. Tuck, E. Watkin, M. Forsyth, A. Somers, M. Ghorbani, and L. Machuca Suarez, Evaluation of a novel, multi-functional inhibitor compound for prevention of biofilm formation on carbon steel in marine environments, Scientific Reports (1), 1-12, Nature Publishing Group, 2021. 


D. Gyabeng, L. Qiao, H. Zhang, U. Oteo, M.  Armand, M.  Forsyth, F. Chen, L.  O’Dell, Unravelling Ion Dynamics and Interactions in an Ionic Liquid Electrolyte with a Protonated Anion for Lithium Batteries, The Journal of Physical Chemistry C (125), 14818-14826, 2021. 


L. O’Dell, I. Gunathilaka, J. Pringle, M. Forsyth, Operando MRI for quantitative mapping of temperature and redox species concentrations in thermo-electrochemical cells 


M. Hasanpoor, M. Eftekharnia, T. Pathirana, U. Pal, R. Kerr, M. Forsyth, P. C. Howlett, Understanding the role of separator and electrolyte compatibility on Lithium metal anode performance using ionic liquid-based electrolytes, ACS Applied Energy Materials2021 4 (6), 6310-6323.


R. Catubig, M. Y. Tan, I. Cole, T. Hughes, B. Hinton. M. Forsyth An Al-Cu Multielectrode Model for Studying Corrosion Inhibition with Pr(MAcet)3 at Intermetallic Particles in AA2024, Journal of The Electrochemical SocietyPublished 


J. Sun, L. O’Dell, M. Armand, P. Howlett, M. Forsyth, Anion-derived Solid-Electrolyte Interphase enables Long Life Na-ion Batteries using Superconcentrated Ionic Liquid Electrolytes, ACS Energy Letters


A. Suárez-Vega, C. Agustín-Sáenz, L. A. O’Dell, F. Brusciotti, A. Somers, M. Forsyth, Properties of hybrid sol-gel coatings with the incorporation of lanthanum 4-hydroxy cinnamate as corrosion inhibitor on carbon steel with different surface finishes, Applied Surface Science, (561), 149881, 2021. 


K. Arano, S. Begic, F. Chen, D. Rakov, D. Mazouzi, N. Gautier, R. Kerr, B. Lestriez, J. Le Bideau, P. Howlett, D. Guyomard, M. Forsyth, N. Dupre, Tuning the Formation and Structure of the Silicon Electrode/Ionic Liquid Electrolyte Interphase in Superconcentrated Ionic LiquidsACS Applied Materials & Interfaces


G. Huang, L. Porcarelli, M. Forsyth, H.  Zhu, Tuning Proton Exchange and Transport in Protic Ionic Liquid Solution through Anion Chemistry, The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, (12), 5552-5557, 2021. 


P. Pandey, A. E. Somers, S. K Hait, M. Forsyth, S. S. V. Ramakumar,  Study of phosphonium based Ionic liquid/dispersant additive interactions using spectroscopic technique for lubricant Applications , Journal of Molecular Liquids, (338), 116665, 2021.


S. S. Malunavar, X. Wang, F. Makhlooghiazad, M. Armand, P. Howlett, M. Forsyth, Highly conductive ionogel electrolytes based on N-ethyl-N-methylpyrrolidinium bis(fluorosulfonyl)imide FSI and NaFSI mixtures and their applications in sodium batteries. Journal of Physics: Materials , 4(4) 044005. 


K. Biernacka,  F. Makhlooghiazad,  I. Popov,  H. Zhu,  J-N. Chotard, C. Forsyth,  R. Yunis, L. O’Dell, A. Sokolov,  J. Pringle, M.  Forsyth,  Investigation Of Unusual Conductivity Behaviour And Ion Dynamics In Hexamethylguanidinium Bis(fluorosulfonyl)imide Based Electrolytes For Sodium Batteries, The Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 2021, 125 (23), 12518–12530.  


T. Pathirana, D. Rakov, F. Chen, M. Forsyth, R. Kerr, P. Howlett,  improving cycle life through fast formation using a super-concentrated phosphonium based ionic liquid electrolyte for anode-free and lithium metal batteries, ACS Appl. Energy Materials, 2021 


F. Chen, X. Wang, M. Armand, M. Forsyth, Cationic polymer-in-salt electrolytes for fast metal ion conduction and solid-state battery applications. 


L. Garcia-Quintana, E. Jónsson, R. Yunis, D. R. MacFarlane, M. Forsyth, A. Bond, & C. Pozo-Gonzalo, Stabilisation of the superoxide anion in bis (fluorosulfonyl) imide (FSI) ionic liquid by small chain length phosphonium cations: voltammetric, DFT modelling and spectroscopic perspectives. Electrochemistry Communications (127),  107029, 2021. 


Y. Wang, C. J. Zanelotti, X. Wang, R. Kerr,  L. Jin, Wang Hay Kan, T. J. Dingemans, M. Forsyth, and L. A. Madsen, Solid-state rigid-rod polymer composite electrolytes with nanocrystalline lithium-ion pathways, Nature Materials, (20), 1255–1263, 2021. 


Y. Zhou, X. Wang, H. Zhu, G. Greene, M. Armand, M. Forsyth, J. Pringle, P. C. Howlett, Phase behaviour and electrochemical properties of solid lithium electrolytes based on N-ethyl-N-methylpyrrolidinium bis(fluorosulfonyl)imide and PVdF composites, Solid State Ionics (363), 115588, 2021.


F. Makhlooghiazad, F.  Nti, J. Sun, T. C. Mendes, S. Malunavar, J. M. Pringle & M. Forsyth, Composite electrolytes based on electrospun PVDF and ionic plastic crystal matrices for Na-metal battery applications. Journal of Physics: Materials4(3), 034003.


DGyabeng, LQiao, HZhang, UOteo, MArmand, MForsyth, FChen, L. A. O’Dell, Anion-cation interactions in novel ionic liquids based on an asymmetric sulfonimide anion observed by NMR and MD simulations, Journal of Molecular Liquids(327), 114879, 2021. 


X. Wang, C. Zhang, M. Sawczyk, Q. Yuan, F. Chen, T. C. Mendes, P. C. Howlett, C. Fu, D. J. Searles, P. Král, C. J. Hawker, A. K. Whittaker, and M.  Forsyth, Ultra-stable all-solid-state sodium-metal batteries enabled by perfluoropolyether-based electrolytes


U. Pal , D. Rakov , B. Lu , B. Sayahpour , F. Chen , B. Roy , D. R. MacFarlane , M. Armand , P. Howlett , Y.  Meng,  M. ForsythInterphase control in lithium metal batteries through electrolyte design, ChemRxiv. 


Udabe, E., Somers, A., Forsyth, M., & Mecerreyes, D. (2021). Design of Polymeric Corrosion Inhibitors Based on Ionic Coumarate Groups. ACS Applied Polymer Materials. 


N. Casado, S. Zendegi, R. del Olmo, A. Dominguez-Alfaro, M. Forsyth, Tuning Electronic and Ionic Conductivities in Composite Materials for Electrochemical Devices, Applied Polymer Materials, 3 (4), 1777-1784


Garcia‐Quintana, L., Chen, F., Ortiz‐Vitoriano, N., Zhang, Y., O’Dell, L. A., MacFarlane, D. R., … & Pozo‐Gonzalo, C. (2021). Unravelling the Role of Speciation in Glyme: Ionic Liquid Hybrid Electrolytes for Na− O2 Batteries. Batteries & Supercaps4(3), 513-521


R. Catubig; A. Michalczyk, W. Neil, G. McAdam, J. Forsyth, R. Yunis; L. Ackland; M. Forsyth; A. Somers, Multifunctional Inhibitor Mixture for Reducing Bacteria Growth and Corrosion on Marine Grade Steel, 2021


S. A. Ferdousi, L. A. O’Dell, M. Hilder, A. J. Barlow, M. Armand, M. Forsyth & P. C. Howlett, SEI Formation on Sodium Metal Electrodes in Superconcentrated Ionic Liquid Electrolytes and the Effect of Additive Water. ACS applied materials & interfaces13(4), 5706-5720, 2021.


H Li, X Wang, LA O’Dell, M Forsyth, C Pozo-Gonzalo, PC Howlett, Functional binders based on polymeric ionic liquids for sodium oxygen batteries using ionic liquid electrolytes, ACS Applied Energy Materials 4 (1), 434-444.


A. Kumar, A. Ghosh, A, A. Ahuja, M. Forsyth, D. R. MacFarlane & S. Mitra,  Approach to Increase the Utilization of Active Material in a High Sulfur-Loaded Cathode for High Areal Capacity Room-Temperature Sodium–Sulfur Batteries. ACS Applied Energy Materials4(1), 384-393, 2021.


Ha, T. A., Li, H., Wang, X., O’Dell, L. A., Forsyth, M., Pozo-Gonzalo, C., & Howlett, P. C. (2021). Functional Binders Based on Polymeric Ionic Liquids for Sodium Oxygen Batteries Using Ionic Liquid Electrolytes. ACS Applied Energy Materials4(1), 434-444.


J. Soto Puelles, M. Ghorbani, R. Yunis, L. L. Machuca, H. Terryn, M. Forsyth & A. E. Somers,  Electrochemical and Surface Characterization Study on the Corrosion Inhibition of Mild Steel 1030 by the Cationic Surfactant Cetrimonium Trans-4-hydroxy-cinnamate. ACS omega6(3), 1941-1952, 2021.


J. Olmedo, L.Meabe, R. Riva, G. Guzmán-González, L. Porcarelli, M. Forsyth, A. Mugica, I. Calafel, A. Muller, P. Lecomte, C. Jerome, D. Mecerreyes, Flame Retardant Polyphosphoester Copolymers as Solid Polymer Electrolyte for Lithium Batteries, Polymer Chemistry.


K. Periyapperuma, J. Pringle, L. Sanchez, M. Forsyth, C. Pozo-Gonzalo, Fluorine-Free Ionic Liquid Electrolytes for Sustainable Neodymium Recovery Using an Electrochemical Approach, Green Chemistry, 2021.


F. Nti, G. W. Greene, H. Zhu, P. Howlett, M. Forsyth, X. Wang,  Anion effects on the properties of OIPC/PVDF composites, Materials Advances, 2(5) 1683-1694.


P. Pandey, A. Somers, S. K. Hait, M. Forsyth , S. S. V. Ramakumar, A novel approach to improve the oil miscibility and incorporate multifunctionality in Ionic Liquids as Lubricant AdditivesPhysical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 23(5) 3429-3440.


F. Makhlooghiazad, C. Pozo-Gonzalo, P. Johansson, M. Forsyth, Electrolytes for Sodium Batteries. Na-ion Batteries, 205. 2021. 


Varela, F., Latino, M., Tan, Y. and Forsyth, M., 2021, April. Overview of Latest Advances in Understanding the Limited Ability of Fusion Bonded Epoxy to Stop Corrosion Within Disbondments. In CORROSION 2021. OnePetro. 

Kumar, J., Neiber, R.R., Park, J., Soomro, R.A., Greene, G.W., Mazari, S.A., Seo, H.Y., Lee, J.H., Shon, M., Chang, D.W. and Cho, K.Y., 2021. Recent Progress in Sustainable Recycling of LiFePO4-type Lithium-ion Batteries: Strategies for Highly Selective Lithium Recovery. Chemical Engineering Journal, p.133993. 


Khwannimit, D., M. Silva, S., Desroches, P.E., Quigley, A.F., Kapsa, R.M., Greene, G.W. and Moulton, S.E., 2021. Potential Pulse-Facilitated Active Adsorption of Lubricin Polymer Brushes Can Both Accelerate Self-Assembly and Control Grafting Density. Langmuir37(37), pp.11188-11193. 


Lau, Z.C., Bouazza, A. and Gates, W.P., 2022. Water exchange across a subgrade-GCL interface as impacted by polymers and environmental conditions. Geotextiles and Geomembranes50(1), pp.40-54. 


Fehervari, A., Gates, W.P., Gallage, C. and Collins, F., 2021. A Porous Stone Technique to Measure the Initial Water Uptake by Supplementary Cementitious Materials. Minerals11(11), p.1185. 

Inside front cover image of Materials Advances, K Matuszek, JM Pringle – 2021 


Gunathilaka, I.E., Pringle, J.M. and O’Dell, L.A., 2021. Operando magnetic resonance imaging for mapping of temperature and redox species in thermo-electrochemical cells. Nature communications12(1), pp.1-9. 


Maina, J.W., Merenda, A., Weber, M., Pringle, J.M., Bechelany, M., Hyde, L. and Dumée, L.F., 2021. Atomic layer deposition of transition metal films and nanostructures for electronic and catalytic applications. Critical Reviews in Solid State and Materials Sciences46(5), pp.468-489.


Periyapperuma, K., Sanchez-Cupido, L., Pringle, J.M. and Pozo-Gonzalo, C., 2021. Analysis of sustainable methods to recover neodymium. Sustainable Chemistry2(3), pp.550-563. 


Piper, S.L., Forsyth, C.M., Kar, M., MacFarlane, D.R., Matuszek, K. and Pringle, J.M., 2021. Probing the secrets of hydrogen bonding in organic salt phase change materials: the origins of a high enthalpy of fusion. Materials Advances. 


Piper, S.L., Kar, M., MacFarlane, D.R., Matuszek, K. and Pringle, J.M., 2021. Ionic liquids for renewable thermal energy storage–a perspective. Green Chemistry. 


Maina, J. W., Pringle, J. M., Razal, J. M., Nunes, S., Vega, L., Gallucci, F., & Dumée, L. F. (2021). Strategies for Integrated Capture and Conversion of CO2 from Dilute Flue Gases and the Atmosphere. ChemSusChem14(8), 1805-1820. 


Li, H., Ha, T. A., Jiang, S., Pozo-Gonzalo, C., Wang, X., Fang, J., … & Wang, X. (2021). N, F and S doped carbon nanofibers generated from electrospun polymerized ionic liquids for metal-free bifunctional oxygen electrocatalysis. Electrochimica Acta377, 138089. 


Guo, Y. X., Liu, J. H., Gates, W. P., & Zhou, C. H. (2021). Organo-modification of montmorillonite. Clays and Clay Minerals, 1-22. 


Mahawish, A., Bouazza, A., & Gates, W. P. (2021). Model tests on biogrouted granular columns in soft soil. Canadian Geotechnical Journal, (ja). 


Carnero-Guzman, G. G., Bouazza, A., Gates, W. P., Rowe, R. K., & McWatters, R. (2021). Hydration/dehydration behaviour of geosynthetic clay liners in the Antarctic environment. Geotextiles and Geomembranes49(1), 196-209. 


Gates, W. P., Seydel, T., & Bordallo, H. N. (2021). Layer charge effects on anisotropy of interlayer water and structural OH dynamics in clay minerals probed by high-resolution neutron spectroscopy. Applied Clay Science201, 105928. 


Manasa, C. S., Silva, S. M., Desroches, P. E., Dennaoui, J., Russo, M. J., Han, M., … & Moulton, S. E. (2021). Lubricin as a tool for controlling adhesion in vivo and ex vivo. Biointerphases16(2), 020802. 


Russo, M. J., Han, M., Desroches, P. E., Manasa, C. S., Dennaoui, J., Quigley, A. F., … & Silva, S. M. (2021). Antifouling Strategies for Electrochemical Biosensing: Mechanisms and Performance toward Point of Care Based Diagnostic Applications. ACS sensors. 


Kang, C.S., Yunis, R., Zhu, H., Doherty, C.M., Hutt, O.E. and Pringle, J.M., 2021. Ionic liquids and plastic crystals utilising the oxazolidinium cation: the effect of ether functionality in the ring. Materials Chemistry Frontiers. 


Szin, N., Silva, S.M., Moulton, S.E., Kapsa, R.M., Quigley, A.F. and Greene, G.W., 2021. Cellular Interactions with Lubricin and Hyaluronic Acid–Lubricin Composite Coatings on Gold Electrodes in Passive and Electrically Stimulated Environments. ACS Biomaterials Science & Engineering. 


Gates, W.P., Bordallo, H.N., Bouazza, A., Carnero-Guzman, G.G., Aldridge, L.P., Klapproth, A., Iles, G.N., Booth, N., Mole, R.A., Seydel, T. and Yu, D., 2021. Neutron scattering quantification of unfrozen pore water in frozen mud. Microporous and Mesoporous Materials, p.111267. 


Petersen, M.H., Vernet, N., Gates, W.P., Villacorta, F.J., Ohira-Kawamura, S., Kawakita, Y., Arai, M., Kneller, G. and Bordallo, H.N., 2021. Assessing Diffusion Relaxation of Interlayer Water in Clay Minerals Using a Minimalist Three-Parameter Model. The Journal of Physical Chemistry C. 

2020 Journal Articles

Rao, H. Zhu, P. C. Howlett, D. R. MacFarlane, X. Wang, R. Yunis, M. Forsyth, A novel proton conducting iongel electrolyte based on poly(ionic liquids) and protic ionic liquid, Electrochimica Acta

M. Martinez-Ibañez, E. Sanchez-Diez, L. Qiao, Y. Zhang, X. Judez, A. Santiago, I. Aldalur, J. Carrasco, H. Zhu, M. Forsyth, M. Armand, and H. Zhang, Unprecedented improvement of single Li-ion conductive solid polymer electrolyte through salt additive, Advanced Functional Materials 30(16), 2000455, 2020.

F. Nti, . Forsyth, P. C. Howlett, L. Porcarelli, W. Greene, H. Zhu, D. Mecerreyes, F. Makhlooghi AzadRO paper, The influence of interfacial interactions on the conductivity and phase behaviour of organic ionic plastic crystal electrolytes, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 8 (10), pp. 5350-5362 (2020).

F. Makhlooghiazad, M. Sharma, Z. Zhang, P. C. Howlett, M. Forsyth, L. Nazar, Stable High-Temperature Cycling of Na Metal Batteries Based on Na3V2(PO4)3 and Na2FeP2O7 Cathodes in NaFSI-Rich Organic Ionic Plastic Crystal Electrolytes, The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, 11 (6), pp. 2092-2100, (2020).

M. Forsyth, M. Hilder, Y. Zhang, F. Chen, L. Carre, D. A. Rakov, M. Armand, D. R. Macfarlane, C. Pozo-Gonzalo, and P. C. Howlett, Tuning Sodium Interfacial Chemistry with Mixed-Anion Ionic Liquid Electrolytes, Applied Materials & interfaces, , 2020.

T. Mendes, N. Goujon, N. Malic, A. Postma, H. Zhu, P. C. Howlett, M. Forsyth, Polymerized Ionic Liquid Block Copolymer Electrolytes for All-Solid-State Lithium-Metal Batteries, Journal of The Electrochemical Society, (167), 070525, 2020.

N. Goujon, R. Kerr, C. Gervillié, Y. Oza, L. O’Dell, P. C. Howlett, M. Forsyth, Macrophase-separated organic ionic plastic crystals/ PAMPS-based ionomer electrolyte: a new design perspective for flexible and highly conductive solid-state electrolytes, ACS Omega, 5 (6), pp. 2931-2938, 2020.

N. Singh, T. S. Arthur, M. Jones, O. Tutusaus, K. Takechi, T. Matsunaga, R. Kerr, P. C. Howlett, M. Forsyth, and F. Mizuno, Artificial SEI Transplantation: A Pathway to Enabling Lithium Metal Cycling in Water-Containing Electrolytes, Applied Energy Materials, , 2020.

Dmitrii A. Rakov, Fangfang Chen, Shammi A. Ferdousi, Hua Li, Thushan Pathirana, Alexandr Simonov, Patrick C. Howlett, Rob Atkin, Maria Forsyth, Engineering High Energy Density Sodium Battery Anodes for Improved Cycling with Superconcentrated Ionic Liquid Electrolytes, ChemRxiv, , 2020.

X. Wang, R. Kerr, F. Chen, N. Goujon, J. M. Pringle, D. Mecerreyes, M. Forsyth, P. C. Howlett, Toward High-Energy-Density Lithium Metal Batteries: Opportunities and Challenges for Solid Organic Electrolytes, Advanced Materials, , 2020.

Hilder, T. Pointu, H. Zhu, M. Armand, P. Howlett, M. Forsyth, Ion interactions and dynamics in pseudohalide based ionic liquid electrolytes containing sodium solutes, Journal of Molecular Liquids, (303), 112597, 2020.

A. Catubig, W.C. Neil, G. McAdam, R. Yunis, M. Forsyth, A.E. Somers, Multifunctional Inhibitor Mixtures for Abating Corrosion on HY80 Steel under Marine Environments, Journal of The Electrochemical Society, (167), 021503, 2020.

Zhang, C. Li, Gebrekidan G. Eshetu, S. Laruelle, S. Grugeon, K. Zaghib, C. Julien, A. Mauger, D. Guyomard, T. Rojo, N. Gisbert‐Trejo, S. Passerini, X. Huang, Z. Zhou, P. Johansson, M. Forsyth, From Solid‐Solution Electrodes and the Rocking‐Chair Concept to Today’s Batteries, Angewandte Chemie International Edition, (59), 534-538, 2020.

 H. Zhu, M. Forsyth, Ion Vacancies and Transport in 1-Methylimidazolium Triflate Organic Ionic Plastic Crystal, The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, DOI:, (11), 510-515

Meabe, N. Goujon, C. Li, M. Armand, M. Forsyth, D. Mecerreyes, Cover Feature: Single‐Ion Conducting Poly(Ethylene Oxide Carbonate) as Solid Polymer Electrolyte for Lithium Batteries, Batteries & Supercaps, (3), 3-3, 2020.

Aldalur, I., Wang, X., Santiago, A., Goujon, N., Echeverría, M., Martínez-Ibáñez, M., Piszcz, M., Howlett, P.C., Forsyth, M., Armand, M., Zhang, H. Nanofiber-reinforced polymer electrolytes toward room temperature solid-state lithium batteries, Journal of Power Sources, (448), 227424, 2020.

Periyapperuma, E. Arca, S. Harvey, C. Ban, A. Burrell, D. R. MacFarlane, C. Pozo-Gonzalo, M. Forsyth, P. C. Howlett, Towards high rate Li metal anodes: enhanced performance at high current density in a superconcentrated ionic liquid, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 2020.

Mendes, T.C., Nguyen, C., Barlow, A.J., Cherepanov, P.V., Forsyth, M., Howlett, P.C., MacFarlane, D.R., A safe Li-Se battery in an ionic liquid-based electrolyte operating at 25-70 °C by using a N,S,O tri-doped mesoporous carbon host material, Sustainable Energy and Fuels, 4 (5), pp. 2322-2332

Zhang, H., Li, C., Eshetu, G.G., Laruelle, S., Grugeon, S., Zaghib, K., Julien, C., Mauger, A., Guyomard, D., Rojo, T., Gisbert-Trejo, N., Passerini, S., Huang, X., Zhou, Z., Johansson, P., Forsyth, M. From Solid-Solution Electrodes and the Rocking-Chair Concept to Today’s Batteries, Angewandte Chemie – International Edition, 59 (2), pp. 534-538. 2020

Eshetu, G.G., Elia, G.A., Armand, M., Forsyth, M., Komaba, S., Rojo, T., Passerini, S. Electrolytes and Interphases in Sodium-Based Rechargeable Batteries: Recent Advances and Perspectives, Advanced Energy Materials (2020)

Wang, G., Garvey, C.J., Zhang, J., O’Dell, L.A., Krause-Heuer, A.M., Forsyth, M., Darwish, T.A., Miloš, S., Kong, L. Evolution of structural dimensions in mesoporous template precursor from hexagonal lyotropic liquid crystals, Journal of Physics Condensed Matter, 32 (7), art. no. 075101, 2020.

Luan, P., Meng, Q., Wu, J., Li, Q., Zhang, X., Zhang, Y., O’Dell, L.A., Raga, S.R., Pringle, J., Griffith, J.C., Sun, C., Bach, U., Zhang, J. Unique Layer-Doping-Induced Regulation of Charge Behavior in Metal-Free Carbon Nitride Photoanodes for Enhanced Performance, ChemSusChem, 13 (2), pp. 328-333. 2020.

Yunis, R., Al-Masri, D., Hollenkamp, A.F., Doherty, C.M., Zhu, H., Pringle, J.M. Plastic Crystals Utilising Small Ammonium Cations and Sulfonylimide Anions as Electrolytes for Lithium Batteries, Journal of the Electrochemical Society, 167 (7), art. no. 070529, 2020.

Joseph, J., Gallo, S.C., Catubig, R., Wang, K., Somers, A., Howlett, P., Fabijanic, D., Formation of a corrosion-resistant coating on zinc by a duplex plasma electrolytic oxidation and conversion surface treatment, Surface and Coatings Technology, 395, art. no. 125918, 2020.

Rehmen, J., Pathirana, T., Garcia-Quintana, L., Kerr, R., Howlett, P.C., Zuber, K., Pozo-Gonzalo, C., Evans, D.R., Structuring PEDOT Hollow Nanosphere Electrodes for High Specific Energy Li-Metal|Polymer Thin-Film Batteries, ACS Applied Nano Materials, 3 (4), pp. 3820-3828, 2020.

Russo, M.J., Han, M., Quigley, A.F., Kapsa, R.M.I., Moulton, S.E., Doeven, E., Guijt, R., Silva, S.M., Greene, G.W., Lubricin (PRG4) reduces fouling susceptibility and improves sensitivity of carbon-based electrodes, Electrochimica Acta, 333, art. no. 135574, 2020.

Alshammary, A.A.G., Kouzani, A.Z., Kaynak, A., Khoo, S.Y., Norton, M., Gates, W.P., Al-Maliki, M., Rodrigo-Comino, J. The performance of the des sensor for estimating soil bulk density under the effect of different agronomic practices, Geosciences (Switzerland), 10 (4), art. no. 117, 2020.

Abed Gatea Al-Shammary, A., Kouzani, A., Gyasi-Agyei, Y., Gates, W., Rodrigo-Comino, J. Effects of solarisation on soil thermal-physical properties under different soil treatments: A review. Geoderma, 363, art. no. 114137, 2020.

Young, T., Chen, F., Burba, C.M. Quantitative Investigation of Ion Clusters in a Double Salt Ionic Liquid by Both Vibrational Spectroscopy and Molecular Dynamics Simulation, The journal of physical chemistry. B, 124 (19), pp. 3984-3991, 2020.

    MacLeod, A.J.N., Fehervari, A., Gates, W.P., Garcez, E.O., Aldridge, L.P., Collins, F., Enhancing fresh properties and strength of concrete with a pre-dispersed carbon nanotube liquid admixture, Construction and Building Materials, 247, art. no. 118524, 2020.