Publications

 

  1. “Ammonium Effect on Zn Metal Reversibility in Aqueous Electrolyte” Lin Ma, Travis P. Pollard, Yong Zhang, Marshall A. Schroeder, Xiaoming Ren, Kee Sung Han, Michael S. Ding, Arthur V. Cresce, Terrill B. Atwater, Julian Mars, Longsheng Cao, Hans-Georg Steinrück, Nicholas J. Weadock, Karl T. Mueller, Michael F. Toney, Matt Hourwitz, John T. Fourkas, Edward J. Maginn, Chunsheng Wang, Oleg Borodin, and Kang Xu. accepted by One Earth, 2022.

 

  1. “Highly Reversible Zn Metal Anode Enabled by Sustainable Hydroxyl Chemistry” Lin Ma, Jenel Vatamanu, Nathan T. Hahn, Travis P. Pollard, Oleg Borodin, Valeri Petkov, Marshall A. Schroeder, Yang Ren, Michael S. Ding, Chao Luo, Jan L. Allen, Chunsheng Wang and Kang Xu. accepted by PNAS, 2022.

 

Prior to joining UNC-Charlotte

 

  1. High-Efficiency Zinc-Metal Anode Enabled by Liquefied Gas Electrolytes Lin Ma, Jungwoo Z. Lee, Travis P. Pollard, Marshall A. Schroeder, Matthew A. Limpert, Brian Craven, Scott Fess, Cyrus S. Rustomji, Chunsheng Wang, Oleg Borodin, and Kang Xu. ACS Energy Lett., 2021, 6, 12, 4426–4430

 

  1. “Functionalized Phosphonium Cations Enable Zn Metal Reversibility in Aqueous Electrolytes” Lin Ma, Travis P. Pollard, Yong Zhang, Marshall A. Schroeder, Michael S. Ding, Paul D. Butler, Arthur V. Cresce, Ruimin Sun, David R. Baker, Brett A. Helms, Edward J. Maginn, Chunsheng Wang, Oleg Borodin, Kang Xu. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2021, 60, 12438-12445.

 

  1. “Understanding Lithium-ion Transport in Sulfolane- and Tetraglyme-based Electrolytes using Very Low Frequency Impedance Spectroscopy” Janet S. Ho, Michael S. Ding, Marshall A. Schroeder, Lin Ma, Oleg Borodin, and Kang Xu. accepted by Energy& Environmental Mater., 2021. https://doi.org/10.1002/eem2.12302

 

  1. “Oxalic Acid as a Cathode Additive Increasing Rate Capability of Ni-Rich Layered Cathode Materials” Shengshui Zhang, L. Ma. J. Electrochem. Soc. 2021, 168, 080512.

 

  1. “Designing Positive/Positive and Negative/Negative Symmetric Cells with Electrodes Operating in the Same Potential Ranges as Electrodes in a Full Li-ion Cell” Yulong Liu, L. Ma and J. R. Dahn. J. Electrochem. Soc. 2021, 168, 080537.

 

  1. “In Situ Formation of Polymer-Inorganic Solid-Electrolyte Interphase for Stable Polymeric Solid-State Lithium Metal Batteries” Tao Deng, Longsheng Cao, Xinzi He, Dan Li, Jijian Xu, Sufu Liu, Panxing Bai, Ting Jin, Lin Ma, Marshall A. Schroeder, Xiulin Fan and Chunsheng Wang. accepted by Chem, 2021. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chempr.2021.06.019

 

  1. “The Mystery and Promise of Multivalent Metal-ion Batteries” Marshall A. Schroeder, Lin Ma, Glenn Pastel, and Kang Xu. Current Opinion in Electrochemistry, 2021, 29, 100819.

 

  1. “Fast Li-ion conduction in Spinel-Structured Solids” Jan L. Allen, Bria A. Crear, Rishav Choudhury, Michael J. Wang, Dat T. Tran, Lin Ma, Philip M. Piccoli, Jeff Sakamoto, Jeff Wolfenstine. Molecules, 2021, 26, 2625.

 

  1. “Stabilizing Capacity Retention of Li-Ion Battery in Fast Charge by Reducing Particle Size of Graphite” Shengshui Zhang, Lin Ma, Jan L. Allen, Jeffery A. Read. J. Electrochem. Soc., 2021, 168, 040519.

 

  1. “Fluorinated Interphase Enables Reversible Aqueous Zinc Battery Chemistries” Longsheng Cao, Dan Li, Travis Pollard, Tao Deng, Chongyin Yang, Long Chen, Jenel Vatamanu, Matt Hourwitz, Lin Ma, Michael Ding, Qin Li, Singyuk Hou, Karen Gaskell, John Fourkas, Kang Xu, Oleg Borodin, and Chunsheng Wang. Nat. Nanotechnol. 2021, 16, 902-910.

 

  1. “Correlating Li-ion Solvation Structures and Electrode Potential” Hansen Wang, Sang Cheol Kim, Tomás Rojas, Yangying Zhu, Yanbin Li, Lin Ma, Kang Xu, Anh T. Ngo, Yi Cui. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2021, 143, 2264–2271.

 

  1. “Solvation Structure and Dynamics of Mg(TFSI)2 Aqueous Electrolyte” Zhou Yu, Taylor R. Juran, Xinyi Liu, Kee Sung Han, Hui Wang, Karl T. Mueller, Lin Ma, Kang Xu, Tao Li, Larry A. Curtiss, Lei Cheng. Accepted by Energy& Environmental Mater., 2021. https://doi.org/10.1002/eem2.12174

 

  1. Realizing High Zinc Reversibility in Rechargeable Batteries” Lin Ma, Marshall A. Schroeder, Oleg Borodin, Travis P Pollard, Michael S. Ding, Chunsheng Wang and Kang Xu, Nature Energy., 2020, 5, 743-749.

 

  1. Critical Factors Dictating Reversibility of the Zinc Metal Anode” Lin Ma, Marshall A. Schroeder, Travis P. Pollard, Michael S. Ding, Oleg Borodin, Ruimin Sun, Longsheng Cao, Janet Ho, David Baker, Chunsheng Wang and Kang Xu, Energy& Environmental Mater., 2020, 3, 516-521. Selected as cover article

 

 

  1. Solvation Structure Design for Aqueous Zn Metal Batteries ” L. Cao, D. Li, E. Hu, J. Xu, T. Deng, L. Ma, Y. Wang, X-Q. Yang, Chunsheng Wang. J. Am. Chem. Soc 2020, 142, 21404–21409.

 

  1. “Phase Diagram and Conductivity of Zn(TFSI)2–H2O Electrolytes” Michael S. Ding, Lin Ma, Marshall A. Schroeder and Kang Xu, J. Phys. Chem. C. 2020, 124, 25249-25253.

 

  1. A 63m Superconcentrated Aqueous Electrolyte for High-energy Li-ion Batteries” Long Chen, Jiaxun Zhang, Qin Li, Jenel Vatamanu, Xiao Ji, Travis P Pollard, Chunyu Cui, Singyuk Hou, Ji Chen, Chongyin Yang, Lin Ma, Michael S Ding, Mounesha Garaga, Steve Greenbaum, Hung-Sui Lee, Oleg Borodin, Kang Xu, Chunsheng Wang. ACS Energy Lett. 2020, 5, 968-974.

 

  1. Stabilization of Lithium Cobalt Phosphate Cathodes via Artificial Interphases Sarah Taragin, Jan L Allen, Lin Ma, Malachi Noked, Marshall A Schroeder, J. Electrochem. Soc. 2020, 167, 130518.

 

  1. Water-in-salt” polymer electrolyte for Li-ion batteries Jiaxun Zhang, Chunyu Cui, Peng-Fei Wang, Qin Li, Long Chen, Fudong Han, Ting Jin, Sufu Liu, Hema Choudhary, Srinivasa R Raghavan, Nico Eidson, Arthur von Cresce, Lin Ma, Jasim Uddin, Dan Addison, Chongyin Yang, Chunsheng Wang. Energy & Environmental Science, 2020, 13, 2878-2887.

 

  1. “Origin of Unusual Acidity and Li+ Diffusivity in a Series of Water-in-salt Electrolytes” Kee Sung Han, Zhou Yu, Hui Wang, Paul C. Redferm, L. Ma, Lei Cheng, Ying Chen, Jianzhi Hu, Larry A. Curtiss, Kang Xu, Vijayakumar Murugesan and Karl T. Mueller. J. Phys. Chem. B. 2020, 124, 5284-5291.

 

  1. Gel Electrolyte for a 4V Flexible Aqueous Lithium-ion Battery”, Arthur Cresce, Nico Edison, Marshall Schroeder, Lin Ma, Yakira Howarth, Chongyin Yang, Janet Ho, Robert Dillon, Michael Ding, Alexander Bassett, Joseph Stanzione, Robinson Tom, Thiagatajan Soundappan, Chunsheng, Kang Xu. J. Power Sources. 2020, 469, 228378.

 

  1. Hindering Rollover Failure of Li [Ni0. 5Mn0. 3Co0. 2] O2/Graphite Pouch Cells during Long-Term Cycling” Xiaowei Ma, Jessie E Harlow, Jing Li, Lin Ma, David S Hall, Samuel Buteau, Matthew Genovese, Marc Cormier, JR Dahn, J. Electrochem. Soc. 2019, 166, 711-724.

 

  1. “A Wide Range of Testing Results on an Excellent Lithium-Ion Cell Chemistry to be used as Benchmarks for New Battery Technologies” Jessie E. Harlow, Xiaowei Ma, Jing Li, Eric Logan, Yulong Liu, Ning Zhang, Lin Ma, Stephen L. Glazier, Marc M. E. Cormier, Matthew Genovese, Samuel Buteau, Andrew Cameron, Jamie E. Stark, and J. R. Dahn, J. Electrochem. Soc. 2019, 166, A3031-A3044.

 

  1. “1, 2, 6-Oxadithiane 2, 2, 6, 6-tetraoxide as an Advanced Electrolyte Additive for Li [Ni0. 5Mn0. 3Co0. 2] O2/Graphite Pouch Cells” Xiaowei Ma, RS Young, LD Ellis, Lin Ma, Jing Li, JR Dahn, J. Electrochem. Soc. 2019, 166, A2665-A2672.

 

  1. Impact of a Titanium-Based Surface Coating Applied to Li[Ni0.5Mn0.3Co0.2]O2on Lithium-Ion Cell Performance” Lin Ma, Scott Young, Leah D Ellis, Que Huang, Xiaowei Ma, Michael Chatzidakis, Hongyang Li, Lauren Thompson, Ahmed Eldesoky, Christopher RM McFarlane, Gianluigi A Botton, Ian G Hill, Jeff R Dahn, ACS Appl. Energy Mater., 2018, 1, 7052–7064.

 

  1. “Combinations of LiPO2F2 and Other Electrolyte Additives in Li[Ni0.5Mn0.3Co0.2]O2 /Graphite Pouch Cells” L. Ma, L. Ellis, S.L. Glazier, X. Ma and J.R. Dahn, J. Electrochem. Soc., 2018, 165, A1718–A1724.

 

  1. “LiPO2F2 as an Electrolyte Additive in Li[Ni0.5Mn0.3Co0.2]O2/Graphite Pouch Cells” L. Ma, L. Ellis, S.L. Glazier, X. Ma, Q. Liu, J. Li, J.R. Dahn, J. Electrochem. Soc., 2018, 165, A891–A899.

 

  1. Structural, Electrochemical, and Thermal Properties of Nickel-Rich LiNixMnyCozO2Materials” Ning Zhang, Jing Li, Hongyang Li, Aaron Liu, Que Huang, Lin Ma, Ying Li, Jeff R Dahn, Chem. Mater. 2018, 30, 8852-8860.

 

  1. The reactivity of charged positive Li1-n[NixMnyCoz]O2electrodes with electrolyte at elevated temperatures using accelerating rate calorimetry” Que Huang, Lin Ma, Aaron Liu, Xiaowei Ma, Jing Li, Jian Wang, JR Dahn, J. Power Sources. 2018, 390, 78-86.

 

  1. “A Study of The Transport Properties of Ethylene Carbonate-free Li Electrolytes” E. Logan, E.M. Tonia, K.L. Gerling, L. Ma, M. Bauer, J. Li, L.Y. Beaulieu and J.R. Dahn, J. Electrochem. Soc. 2018, 165, A705–A716.

 

  1. “Effects of the LiPO2F2 additive on unwanted lithium plating in lithium-ion cells” Q.Q. Liu, L. Ma, C.Y. Du, J.R. Dahn, Electrochim. Acta. 2018, 263, 237-248.

 

  1. “A Study of Highly Conductive Ester Co-solvents in Li[Ni0.5Mn0.3Co0.2]O2/Graphite Pouch Cells” X. Ma, J. Li, S.L. Glazier, L. Ma, K.L. Gering, J.R. Dahn, Electrochim. Acta. 2018, 270, 215–223.

 

  1. “A Study of Three Ester Co-Solvents in Lithium-Ion Cells” X. Ma, R.S. Arumugam, L. Ma, E. Logan, E. Tonita, J. Xia, R. Petibon, S. Kohn, J.R. Dahn, J. Electrochem. Soc. 2017, 164, A3556–A3562.

 

  1. “A Guide to Ethylene Carbonate-free Electrolyte Making for Li-ion Cells” Lin Ma, S. L. Glazier, R. Petibon, Jian Xia, Jeremy M. Peters, Q. Liu, J. Allen, R. N. C. Doig and J. R. Dahn. J. Electrochem. Soc., 2017, 164, A5008-A5018.

 

  1. The Solid-Electrolyte Interphase Formation Reactions of Ethylene Sulfate and Its Synergistic Chemistry with Prop-1-ene-1, 3-Sultone in Lithium-Ion Cells” David S Hall, JP Allen, Stephen L Glazier, LD Ellis, Lin Ma, Jeremy M Peters, IG Hill, JR Dahn, J. Electrochem. Soc. 2017, 164, A3445-A3453.

 

  1. “A Systematic Study on the Reactivity of Different Grades of Charged Li[NixMnyCoz]O2 with Electrolyte at Elevated Temperatures using Accelerating Rate Calorimetry” Lin Ma, M. Nie, Jian Xia and J. R. Dahn. J. Power Sources. 2016, 327, 145-150.

 

  1. “Special Synergy between Electrolyte Additives and Positive Electrode Surface Coating to Enhance the Performance of Li[Ni0.6Mn0.2Co0.2]O2/graphite cells” Rajalakshmi Senthil Arumugam, Jing Li, Lin Ma, Xin Xia, Jen Paulsen and J.R. Dahn. J. Electrochem. Soc. 2016, 163, A2531-A2538.

 

  1. “A Study of Li-ion Cells Operated to 4.5 V and at 55°C” Jian Xia, Lin Ma, K. Nelson, Mengyun Nie, Zhonghua Lu and J.R. Dahn. J. Electrochem. Soc. 2016, 163, A2399-A2406.

 

  1. “Electrolyte System for High Voltage Li-ion Cells” R. Petibon, Jian Xia, Lin Ma, Michael Bauer, K. Nelson and J.R. Dahn. J. Electrochem. Soc. 2016, 163, A2571-A2578

 

  1. “Enabling Linear Alkyl Carbonate Electrolytes for High Voltage Li-ion Cells” Jian Xia, R.Petibon, Deijun Xiong, L. Ma, and J. R. Dahn. J. Power Sources. 2016, 328, 124-135.

 

  1. “The Effect of a Ternary Electrolyte Additive System on the Electrode/Electrolyte Interfaces in High Voltage Li-ion Cells” Lenaic Medac, L. Ma, K. Nelson, R. Petibon, Jon-Paul Sun, Ian G Hill and J. R. Dahn. J. Electrochem. Soc. 2016, 163, A1001-A1009.

 

  1. “A Comparative Study of Pyridine Containing Lewis Acid-Base Adducts as Additives for Li[Ni0.5Mn0.3Co0.2]O2/graphite Pouch Cells” Mengyun Nie, L. Ma, J. Xia, A. Xiao, W. M. Lamanna, K. Smith and J. R. Dahn. J. Electrochem. Soc. 2016, 163, A2124-A2130.

 

  1. “Interactions between Positive and Negative Electrodes in Li-ion Cells Operated at High Temperature and High” D. J. Xiong, R. Petibon, M. Nie, L. Ma, J. Xia and J. R. Dahn. J. Electrochem. Soc. 2016, 163, A546-A551.

 

  1. “Variation of Coulombic Efficiency Versus Upper Cutoff Potential of Li-ion Cells Tested with Aggressive Protocols” Jian Xia, Mengyun Nie, Lin Ma, and J. R. Dahn. J. Power Sources. 2016, 306, 233-240.

 

16. “A Systematic Study of Some Promising Electrolyte Additives in Li[Ni1/3Mn1/3Co1/3]O2/Graphite, Li[Ni0.5Mn0.3Co0.2]O2/Graphite, Li[Ni0.6Mn0.2Co0.2]O2/Graphite Pouch Cells” L. Ma, J. Self, M. Nie, S. Glaizer, D. Y. Wang. Y. Lin and J. R. Dahn. J. Power Sources. 2015, 299, 130-138. 15. “Ternary Electrolyte Additive Mixtures for Li-ion Cells that Promote Long Lifetime and Less Reactivity with Charged Electrodes at Elevated Temperatures” L. Ma, J. Xia, J. R. Dahn. J. Electrochem. Soc. 2015, 162, A1170-A1174. 

  1. “A Comparative Study of Pyridine-Boron Trifluoride, Pyrazine-(BF3)2 and Triazine-(BF3)3 as Electrolyte Additives for Lithium-Ion Cells ” Mengyun Nie, Jian Xia, Lin Ma, J. R. Dahn. J. Electrochem. Soc. 2015, 162, A2066-A2074.

 

  1. “Improving the Long-term Cycling Performance of Lithium-ion Batteries at Elevated Temperature with Electrolyte Additives” J. Xia, L. Ma and J. R. Dahn. J. Power Sourses. 2015, 287, 377-385.

 

  1. “Sulfolane-Based Electrolyte for High Voltage Li(Ni0.42Mn0.42Co0.16)O2 (NMC442)/Graphite Pouch Cells” J. Xia, Julian Self, L. Ma and J. R. Dahn. J. Electrochem. Soc. 2015, 162, A1424-A1431.

 

  1. “Studies of the effect of high voltage on the impedance and cycling performance of Li[Ni0.4Mn0.4Co0.2]O2/graphite lithium-ion pouch cells” K. Nelson, GL d’Eon, ATB Wright, L. Ma, J. Xia and J. R. Dahn. J. Electrochem. Soc. 2015, 162, A1046-A1054.

 

  1. “Study of the Failure Mechanisms of LiNi0.8Mn0.1Co0.1O2 Cathode Material for Lithium Ion Batteries” Jing Li, Laura E. Downie, L. Ma, Wenda Qiu and J. R. Dahn. J. Electrochem. Soc. 2015, 162, A1401-A1408.

 

  1. “Study of Triallyl Phosphate as An Electrolyte Additive for High Voltage Lithium-ion Cells” J. Xia, L. Madec, L. Ma, L. D. Ellis, W. Qiu, K. J. Nelson, Z. Lu and J. R. Dahn. J. Power Sourses. 2015, 295, 203-211.

 

  1. “Comparative Study on Prop-1-ene-1,3-sultone and Vinylene Carbonate as Electrolyte Additives for Li(Ni1/3Mn1/3Co1/3)O2/Graphite Pouch Cells ” J. Xia, L. Ma, C. P. Aiken, K. J. Nelson, L. P. Chen, J. R. Dahn. J. Electrochem. Soc. 2014, 161, A1634-A1641.

 

  1. “A Systematic Study of Electrolyte Additives in Li[Ni1/3Mn1/3Co1/3]O2 (NMC)/Graphite Pouch Cells” D. Y. Wang, J. Xia, L. Ma, K. J. Nelson, et al. J. Electrochem. Soc. 2014, 161, A1818-A1827.

 

  1. Improving the High Voltage Cycling of Li[Ni0.42Mn0.42Co0.16]O2(NMC442)/Graphite Pouch Cells using Electrolyte Additives” L. Ma, J. Xia, J. R. Dahn. J. Electrochem. Soc. 2014, 161, A2250-A2254.

 

  1. Ternary and Quaternary Electrolyte Additive Mixtures for Li-ion Cells that Promote Long Lifetime, High Discharge Rate and Better Safety” L. Ma, D. Y. Wang, L. E. Downie, J. Xia, K. J. Nelson, N. N. Sinha, J. R. Dahn. J. Electrochem. Soc. 2014, 161, A1261-A1265.

 

  1. The Impact of Vinylene Carbonate, Fluoroethylene Carbonate and Vinyl Ethylene Carbonate Electrolyte Additives on Electrode/electrolyte Reactivity Studied using Accelerating Rate Calorimetry” L. Ma, J. Xia, X. Xia, J. R. Dahn. J. Electrochem. Soc. 2014, 161, A1495-A1498.

 

  1. “The use of Ethyl Acetate as a sole Solvent in Highly Concentrated Electrolyte for Li-ion Batteries” R. Petibon, C. P. Aiken, L. Ma, D. Xiong and J. R. Dahn. Electrochim. Acta. 2015, 154, 287-293.

 

  1. “In-situ electrochemical XAFS Studies on an Iron Fluoride High-capacity Cathode Material for Rechargeable Lithium Batteries” W. Zhang, P. Duchesne, Zhengliang Gong, S. Wu, L. Ma, Zheng Jiang, Shuo Zhang, Peng Zhang, Jinxiao Mi and Yong Yang. J. Phys. Chem. C. 2013, 117, 11498-11505.

 

  1. “Synthesis and Characterization of in situ Fe2O3-coated FeF3 Cathode Materials for Rechargeable Lithium Batteries” W. Zhang, L. Ma, Hongjun Yue and Yong Yang. J. Mater. Chem. 2012, 22, 24769-24775.