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Full Name:

Prof. Francesco CIUCCI

Associate Professor
California Institute of Technology, Ph.D.


(852) 2358 7187


(852) 2358 0054




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Research Area

Material Sci. & Eng., Energy, Numerical Meth.

Research Interests

Energy Storage and Conversion (Fuel Cells and Batteries)
Physical Chemistry of Ionic Materials

Recent Publications

Effat, Mohammed B.; Quattrocchi, Emanuele; Wan, Ting Hei; Saccoccio, Mattia; Belotti, Alessio; Ciucci, Francesco "Electrical Conductivity Relaxation in the Nonlinear Regime", JOURNAL OF THE ELECTROCHEMICAL SOCIETY, v.164, (14), December 2017, p. F1671-1689 (2018)


Wu, Junxiong; Lu, Ziheng; Li, Kaikai; Cui, Jiang; Yao, Shanshan; Ihsan Ul Haq, Muhammad; Li, Baohui; Yang, Quan Hong; Kang, Feiyu; Ciucci, Francesco; Kim, Jang Kyo "Hierarchical MoS<sub>2</sub>/Carbon Microspheres as Long-Life and High-Rate Anodes for Sodium-Ion Batteries", Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 6 March 2018 (2018)


Lyu, Yu-Qi; Ciucci, Francesco "Activating the Bifunctionality of a Perovskite Oxide toward Oxygen Reduction and Oxygen Evolution Reactions", ACS APPLIED MATERIALS & INTERFACES, v.9, (41), October 2017, p. 35829-35836 (2017)


Effat, Mohammed B.; Ciucci, Francesco "Bayesian and Hierarchical Bayesian Based Regularization for Deconvolving the Distribution of Relaxation Times from Electrochemical Impedance Spectroscopy Data", ELECTROCHIMICA ACTA, v. v. 247, September 2017, p. 1117-1129 (2017)


Wang, Jian; Ciucci, Francesco "Boosting Bifunctional Oxygen Electrolysis for N-Doped Carbon via Bimetal Addition", Small, February 2017 (2017)


Wan, Ting Hei; Ciucci, Francesco "Continuum Level Transport and Electro-Chemo-Mechanics Coupling—Solid Oxide Fuel Cells and Lithium Ion Batteries", Electro-Chemo-Mechanics of Solids, Sean R. Bishop, Nicola H. Perry, Dario Marrocchelli, Brian W. Sheldon (Eds.). Springer International Publishing, 2017, p. 161-189 (2017)


Chen, Chi; Lu, Ziheng; Ciucci, Francesco "Data Mining of Molecular Dynamics Data Reveals Li Diffusion Characteristics in Garnet Li7La3Zr2O12", Scientific Reports, v. 7, 2017, Article number 40769 (2017)


Lam, K.; Gao, Y.; Wang, J.; Ciucci, F. "H2O2 Treated La0.8Sr0.2CoO3-δ as an Efficient Catalyst for Oxygen Evolution Reaction", Electrochimica Acta, v. 244, 2017, p. 139-145 (2017)


Gao, Yang; Wang, Jian; Lyu, Yu-Qi; Lam, Kwunyu; Ciucci, Francesco "In-situ Growth of Pt3Ni Nanoparticles on A-site Deficient Perovskite with Enhanced Activity for Oxygen Reduction Reaction", Journal of Materials Chemistry A, v. 5, 2017, p. 6399-6404 (2017)


Saccoccio, Mattia; Yu, Jing; Lu, Ziheng; Kwok, Stephen C.T.; Wang, Jian; Yeung, Kankan; Yuen, M.M.F.; Ciucci, Francesco "Low temperature pulsed laser deposition of garnet Li6.4La3Zr1.4Ta0.6O12 films as all solid-state lithium battery electrolytes", Journal of Power Sources, v. v. 365, 2017, p. 43-52 (2017)


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