* corresponding author, ^ my students


37.  J. Zhang^, L. Su*, Additive engineering in ether-based electrolyte for lithium metal battery. MRS Communications (2024). Invited Review, link

36. C. Fu, Y. Li, ..., L. Su, et al, LaCl3-based sodium halide solid electrolytes with high ionic conductivity for all-solid-state batteries. Nature Communications (2024), link


35. B. Song, L. Su, X. Liu, et al. An Examination and Prospectus of Stabilizing Li Metal Anode in Lithium-Sulfur Batteries: A Review of Latest Progress. Electron, 1, 13, (2023) link

*** Prior to joining UT Dallas ***


34. J. He, A. Bhargav, L. Su, J. Lamb, J. Okasinski, W. Shin, A. Manthiram, Tuning the Solvation Structure Through Salts for Stable Sodium-metal Batteries. Nature Energy 1-11, (2024) link

33. R. Sim, L. Su, A. Dolocan, A. Manthiram, Delineating the Impact of Transition-Metal Crossover on Solid-Electrolyte Interphase Formation with Ion Mass Spectrometry. Advanced Materials, 36 (14), 2311573, (2024) link

32. P. Vanaphuti, L. Su, A. Manthiram, Effect of Electrochemical Pre-Lithiation on Layered Oxide Cathodes for Anode-free Lithium-metal Batteries. Small Methods, 8 (1), 2301159, (2024) link


31. L. Su, Z. Cui, A. Manthiram, Impact of High-Nickel Cathodes and Test Conditions on the Coulombic Efficiency of Lithium Metal in Advanced Electrolytes. ACS Materials Lett., 6 (1), 109-114, (2023) link

30. J. He, A. Bhargav, L. Su, H. Charalambous, A. Manthiram, Intercalation-type catalyst for high-performance sodium-sulfur batteries. Nature Communications, 14, 6568, (2023) link

29. S. Lee, L. Su, A. Mesnier, Z. Cui, A. Manthiram, Cracking Versus Surface Reactivity in High-nickel Cathodes for Lithium-ion Batteries. Joule, 7, 2430-2444, (2023) link

28. L. Su, S. Zhang, A. J. H. McGaughey, B. Reeja-Jayan, A. Manthiram, Battery Charge Curve Prediction via Feature Extraction and Supervised Machine Learning. Adv. Sci., e2301737 (2023). 

27. J. B. Adamo, L. Su, A. Manthiram, Operation of Layered LiCoO2 to Higher Voltages with a Localized Saturated Electrolyte. ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces. 15, 15458–15466 (2023). 

26. M. Yi, L. Su, A. Manthiram, Tuning and understanding the solvent ratios of localized saturated electrolytes for lithium-metal batteries. J. Mater. Chem. A. 11, 11889–11902 (2023). 

25. R. Sim, L. Su, A. Manthiram, A High Energy-Density, Cobalt-Free, Low-Nickel LiNi0.7Mn0.25Al0.05O2 Cathode with a High-Voltage Electrolyte for Lithium-Metal Batteries. Adv. Energy Mater. 13 (2023)

24. L. Su, K. Jarvis, H. Charalambous, A. Dolocan, A. Manthiram, Stabilizing High-Nickel Cathodes with High-Voltage Electrolytes. Adv. Funct. Mater. 33 (2023) 


23. L. Su, H. Charalambous, Z. Cui, A. Manthiram, High-efficiency, anode-free lithium–metal batteries with a close-packed homogeneous lithium morphology. Energy Environ. Sci. 15, 843–854 (2022). 

22. L. Su, X. Zhao, M. Yi, H. Charalambous, H. Celio, Y. Liu, A. Manthiram, Uncovering the Solvation Structure of LiPF6-Based Localized Saturated Electrolytes and Their Effect on LiNiO2-Based Lithium-Metal Batteries. Adv. Energy Mater. 12 (2022) 

21. L. Su, E. Jo, A. Manthiram, Protection of Cobalt-Free LiNiO2 from Degradation with Localized Saturated Electrolytes in Lithium-Metal Batteries. ACS Energy Lett. 7, 2165–2172 (2022). 

20. L. Su, A. Manthiram, Lithium-Metal Batteries via Suppressing Li Dendrite Growth and Improving Coulombic Efficiency. Small Struct. 3 (2022)

19. L. Su, S. S. Kumar, A. Manthiram, B. Reeja-Jayan, A Review on Application of Poly(3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene) (PEDOT) in Rechargeable Batteries. Org. Mater. 4, 292–300 (2022). 


18. L. Su, M. Wu, Z. Li, J. Zhang, Cycle life prediction of lithium-ion batteries based on data-driven methods. eTransportation. 10, 100137 (2021). 

17. L. Su, P. Choi, B. S. Parimalam, S. Litster, B. Reeja-Jayan, Designing reliable electrochemical cells for operando lithium-ion battery study. MethodsX. 8, 101562 (2021). 

16. L. Su, J. L. Weaver, M. Groenenboom, N. Nakamura, E. Rus, P. Anand, S. K. Jha, J. S. Okasinski, J. A. Dura, B. Reeja-Jayan, Tailoring Electrode–Electrolyte Interfaces in Lithium-Ion Batteries Using Molecularly Engineered Functional Polymers. ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces. 13, 9919–9931 (2021). 

15. L. Su, P. Choi, N. Nakamura, H. Charalambous, S. Litster, J. Ilavsky, B. Reeja-Jayan, Multiscale operando X-ray investigations provide insights into electro-chemo-mechanical behavior of lithium intercalation cathodes. Appl. Energy. 299, 117315 (2021). 

14. N. Nakamura, L. Su, H. Wang, N. Bernstein, S. K. Jha, E. Culbertson, H. Wang, S. J. L. Billinge, C. S. Hellberg, B. Reeja-Jayan, Linking far-from-equilibrium defect structures in ceramics to electromagnetic driving forces. J. Mater. Chem. A. 9, 8425–8434 (2021). 

13. P. Choi, B. S. Parimalam, L. Su, B. Reeja-Jayan, S. Litster, Operando Particle-Scale Characterization of Silicon Anode Degradation during Cycling by Ultrahigh-Resolution X‑ray Microscopy and Computed Tomography. ACS Appl. Energy Mater. 4, 1657–1665 (2021). 


12. L. Su, S. K. Jha, X. L. Phuah, J. Xu, N. Nakamura, H. Wang, J. S. Okasinski, B. Reeja-Jayan, Engineering lithium-ion battery cathodes for high-voltage applications using electromagnetic excitation. J. Mater. Sci. 55, 12177–12190 (2020). 

11. N. Nakamura, L. Su, J. Bai, S. Ghose, B. Reeja-Jayan, In situ synchrotron pair distribution function analysis to monitor synthetic pathways under electromagnetic excitation. J. Mater. Chem. A. 8, 15909–15918 (2020). 


10. D. Liu, L. Su, J. Liao, B. Reeja-Jayan, C. Majidi, Rechargeable Soft-Matter EGaIn-MnO2 Battery for Stretchable Electronics. Adv. Energy Mater. 9, 1902798 (2019). 

9. S. K. Jha, N. Nakamura, S. Zhang, L. Su, P. M. Smith, X. L. Phuah, H. Wang, H. Wang, J. S. Okasinski, A. J. H. McGaughey, B. Reeja-Jayan, Defect-Mediated Anisotropic Lattice Expansion in Ceramics as Evidence for Nonthermal Coupling between Electromagnetic Fields and Matter. Adv. Eng. Mater. 21, 1900762 (2019). 

8. Z. Liu, Z. Li, J. Zhang, L. Su, H. Ge, Accurate and Efficient Estimation of Lithium-Ion Battery State of Charge with Alternate Adaptive Extended Kalman Filter and Ampere-Hour Counting Methods. Energies. 12, 757 (2019). 

7. E. M. Jimenez, D. Ding, L. Su, A. R. Joshi, A. Singh, B. Reeja-Jayan, J. Beuth, Parametric analysis to quantify process input influence on the printed densities of binder jetted alumina ceramics. Addit. Manuf. 30, 100864 (2019). 


6. P. M. Smith, L. Su, W. Gong, N. Nakamura, B. Reeja-Jayan, S. Shen, Thermal conductivity of poly(3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene) films engineered by oxidative chemical vapor deposition (oCVD). RSC Adv. 8, 19348–19352 (2018). 

5. L. Su, P. M. Smith, P. Anand, B. Reeja-Jayan, Surface Engineering of a LiMn2O4 Electrode Using Nanoscale Polymer Thin Films via Chemical Vapor Deposition Polymerization. ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces. 10, 27063–27073 (2018). 


4. Y. Zhang, X. Li, L. Su, Z. Li, B. Y. Liaw, J. Zhang, Lithium Plating Detection and Quantification in Li-Ion Cells from Degradation Behaviors. Electrochem. Soc. Trans. 75, 37–50 (2017). 


3. J. Zhang, L. Su, Z. Li, Y. Sun, N. Wu, The Evolution of Lithium-Ion Cell Thermal Safety with Aging Examined in a Battery Testing Calorimeter. Batteries. 2, 12 (2016). 

2. L. Su, J. Zhang, C. Wang, Y. Zhang, Z. Li, Y. Song, T. Jin, Z. Ma, Identifying main factors of capacity fading in lithium ion cells using orthogonal design of experiments. Appl. Energy. 163, 201–210 (2016). 

1. L. Su, J. Zhang, J. Huang, H. Ge, Z. Li, F. Xie, B. Y. Liaw, Path dependence of lithium ion cells aging under storage conditions. J. Power Sources. 315, 35–46 (2016).