Selected Publications

Lithium Intercalation into Mesoporous Anatase with an Ordered 3D Pore Structure, Y. Ren, L. J. Hardwick, P. G. Bruce, Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 49, 2570-2574 (2010).

Influence of Size on the Rate of Mesoporous Electrodes for Lithium Batteries,  Y. Ren, A. R. Armstrong, F. Jiao, P. G. Bruce, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 132, 996-1004 (2010).

Dependence of Li2FeSiO4 Electrochemistry on Structure, C. Sirisopanaporn, C. Masquelier, P. G. Bruce, A. R. Armstrong, R. Dominko, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 133 (5), 1263-1265 (2011).

The Lithium Intercalation Process in the Low-Voltage Lithium Battery Anode Li1+xV1−xO2, A. R. Armstrong, C. Lyness, P. M. Panchmatia, M. S. Islam, P. G. Bruce, Nature Materials, 10, 223-229 (2011).

Reactions in the Rechargeable Lithium-O2 Battery with Alkyl Carbonate Electrolytes, S. Freunberger, Y. Chen, Z. Peng, J. M. Griffin, L. J. Hardwick, F. Barde, P. Novak, P. G. Bruce, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 133 (20), 8040-8047 (2011).

Structure and Lithium Transport Pathways in Li2­­FeSiO4 Cathodes for Lithium Batteries, A. R. Armstrong, N. Kuganathan, M. S. Islam, P. G. Bruce, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 133 (33), 13031-13035 (2011).

Nanoparticulate TiO2(B): An Anode for Lithium-Ion Batteries, Y. Ren, Z. Liu, F. Pourpoint, A. R. Armstrong, C. B. Grey, P. G. Bruce, Angewandte Chemie, 51 (9), 2164-2167 (2012).

An Alkoxido-Tin-Substituted Polyoxometalate [(MeO)SnW5O18]3- : The First Member of a New Family of Reactive SnW5 Lindqvist-Type Anions, B. Kandasamy, C. Wills, W. McFarlane, W. Clegg, R. W. Harrington, A. Rodríguez-Fortea, J. M. Poblet, R. J. Errington, P. G. Bruce, Chemistry – A European Journal, 18, 59–62 (2012).

Mesoporous LiFePO4 as a Cathode Material for Rechargeable Lithium-Ion Batteries, Y. Ren, P. G. Bruce, Electrochemistry Communications, 17, 60-62 (2012).

New Insights into the Crystal and Electronic Structures of Li1+xV1-xO2 from Solid State NMR, Pair Distribution Function Analyses, and First Principles Calculations, F. Pourpoint, X. Hua, D. S. Middlemiss, P. Adamson, D. Wang, C. P. Grey and P. G. Bruce, Chemistry of Materials, 25 (15), 2880-2893 (2012).

A Reversible and Higher Rate Li-O2 Battery, Z. Peng, S. A. Freunberger, Y. Chen and P. G. Bruce, Science, 337, 563-566 (2012).

The Carbon Electrode in Nonaqueous Li-O2 Cells, M. M. O. Thotiyl, S. A. Freunberger, Z. Peng and P. G. Bruce, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 135 (1), 494-500 (2013).

Charging a Li-O2­­ Battery Using a Redox Mediator, Y. Chen, S. A. Freunberger, Z. Peng, O. Fontaine and P. G. Bruce, Nature Chemistry, 5 (6), 489-494 (2013).

A Solid with a Hierarchical Tetramodal Micro-Meso-Macro Pore Size Distribution, Y. Ren, Z. Ma, R. E. Morris, Z. Liu, F. Jiao, S. Dai and P. G. Bruce, Nature Communications, 4, 2015 (2013).

A Stable Cathode for the Aprotic Li-O2 Battery, M. M. O Thotiyl, S. A. Freunberger, Z. Peng, Y. Chen, Z. Liu and P. G. Bruce, Nature Materials, 12 (11), 1049-1055 (2013).

Li Ion Dynamics in TiO2 Anode Materials with an Ordered Hierarchical Pore Structure - Insights from Ex Situ NMR, P. Bottke, Y. Ren, L. Hanzu, M. Wilkening and P. G. Bruce, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 16 (5), 1894-1091 (2013).

The Lithium Air Battery:  Fundamentals, Imanishi, N., Luntz, A. C. & Bruce, P. G. (2013), Springer, London.

Lithium-ion diffusion mechanisms in the battery anode material Li(1+x)V(1-X)O2, P. M. Panchmatia, A. R. Armstrong, P. G. Bruce and M. S. Islam, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 16, 21114 (2014).

Synthesis of Poly(ethylene oxide) Approaching Monodispersity, K. Maranski, Y. Andreev, and P. G. Bruce, Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 53 (25), 6411-6413 (2014).

The Shape of TiO2-B Nanoparticles, Y. G. Andreev, P. M. Panchmatia, Z. Liu, S. C. Parker, M. S. Islam, P. G. Bruce, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 136 (17), 6306-6312 (2014).

Na0.67Mn1-xMgxO2 (0 ≤ x ≥ 0.2): A High Capacity Cathode for Sodium-Ion Batteries, J. Billaud, G. Singh, A. R. Armstrong, E. Gonzalo, V. Roddatis, M. Armand, T. Rojo, P. G. Bruce, Energy & Environmental Science, 7 (4), 1387-1391 (2014).

The Role of LiO2 Solubility in O2 Reduction in Aprotic Solvents and its Consequences for LiO2 batteries, L. Johnson, C. M. Li, Z. Liu, Y. H. Chen, S. Freunberger, P. C. Ashok, B. B. Praveen, K. Dholakia, J.-M. Tarascon, P. G. Bruce, Nature Chemistry, 7 (1), 87-87 (2015).

β-NaMnO2: A High-Performance Cathode for Sodium-Ion Batteries, J. Billaud, R. J. Clement, A. R. Armstrong, J. Canales-Vazquez, P. Rozier, C. P. Grey, P. G. Bruce, Journal of the American Chemistry Society, 136 (49), 17243-17248 (2014).

In Situ Fe K-edge X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy Study During Cycling of Li2FeSiO4 and Li2.2Fe0.9SiO4 Li Ion Battery Materials, A. W. Brownrigg, G. Mountjoy, A. V. Chadwick, M. Alfredsson, W. Bras, J. Billaud, A. R.t Armstrong, P. G. Bruce, R. Dominkod and E. M. Kelder, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 3 (14), 7314-7322 (2015).

A Comprehensive Model for Non-Aqueous Lithium Air Batteries Involving Different Reaction Mechanism, K-H. Xue, E. McTurk, L. Johnson, P. G. Bruce, A. A. Franko, Journal of the Electrochemical Society, 162 (4), A614-A621 (2015).

A Parametric Open Circuit Voltage Model for Lithium Ion Batteries, C. R. Birkl, E. McTurk, M. R. Roberts et al., Journal of the Electrochemical Society, 162 (12), A2271-A2280  (2015).

Rate dependent performance related to crystal structure evolution of Na0.67Mn0.8Mg0.2O2 in a sodium-ion battery, N. Sharma, N. Tapia-Ruiz, G. Singh, A. Gurpreet, J. Pramudita, H. Brand, J. Billaud, P. G. Bruce, T. Rojo, Chemistry of Materials, 27 (20), 6976-6986 (2015).

Minimally invasive insertion of reference electrodes into commercial lithium-ion pouch cells, E. McTurk, C. R. Birkl, M. R. Roberts, D. A. Howey, P. G. Bruce, ECS Electrochemistry Letters, 4 (12), A145-A147 (2015).

Manganese-Based P2-Type Transition Metal Oxides as Sodium-Ion Battery Cathode Materials, R. J. Clement, P. G. Bruce, C. P. Grey, Journal of the Electrochemical Society, 162 (14), A2589-A2604 (2015).

Direct Detection of the Superoxide Anion as a Stable Intermediate in the Electroreduction of Oxygen in a Non-Aqueous Electrolyte Containing Phenol as a Proton Source, Z. Peng, Y. Chen, P. G. Bruce et al., Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 54 (28), 8165-8168 (2015).

Unlocking the energy capabilities of micron-sized LiFePO4, L. Guo, Y. Zhang, J. Wang et al., Nature Communications, 6, 7898 (2015).

The Morphology of TiO2 (B) Nanoparticles, X. Hua, Z. Liu, P. G. Bruce et al., Journal of the American Chemical Society, 137 (42), 13612-13623 (2015). 

Size and Shape of Graphene Layers in Commercial Carbon Vlocks Established by Debye Reminement, Y. G. Andreev, P. G. Bruce, Journal of the Applied Crystallography, 49 (1), 24.30 (2016).

Li(V0.5Ti0.5)S-2 as a 1V Lithium Intercalation Electrode, S. J. Clark, D. Wang, A. R. Armstrong, P. G. Bruce, Nature Communications, 7, 10898 (2016).

Charge-Compensation in 3d-Transition-Metal-Oxide Intercalation Cathodes Through the Generation of Localized Electron Holes on Oxygen, K. Luo, M. R. Roberts, R. Hao, N. Guerrini, D. M. Pickup, Y. S. Liu, K. Edstrom, J. H. Guo, A. V. Chadwick, L. C. Duda, P. G. Bruce, Nature Chemistry, 8 (7), 684-691 (2016).

Promoting Solution Phase Discharge in Li-O2 Batteries Containing Weakly Solvating Electrolyte Solutions, X. Gao, Y. Chen, L. Johnson, P G. Bruce, Nature Materials, 15 (8), 882 (2016).

High Voltage Mg-doped Na-ion Cathodes with Enhanced Stability and Rate Capability, S. Gurpreet, N. Tapia-Ruiz, J. M. Lopez del Amo, U. Maitra, J. W. Somerville, A. R. Armstrong, J. Martinez de Ilarduya, T. Rojo, P. G. Bruce, Chemistry of Materials, 28 (14), 5087-5094 (2016).

Anion Redox Chemistry in the Cobalt Free 3d Transition Metal Oxide Intercalation Electrode Li[Li0.2Ni0.2Mn0.6]O-2, K. Luo, M. R. Roberts, N. Guerrini, N. Tapia-Ruiz, R. Hao, F. Massel, D. M. Pickup, S. Ramos, Y. S. Liu, J. H. Guo, A. V. Chadwick, L. C. Duda, P. G. Bruce, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 138 (35), 11211-11218 (2016).

Advances in Understanding Mechanisms Underpinning Litium-Air Batteries, D. Aurbach, B. D. McCloskey, L. F. Nazar, P. G. Bruce, Nature Energy, 1, published online 8 September 2016.

High Capacity Na-O-2 Batteries: Key Parameters for Solution Mediated Discharge, L. Lutz, W. Yin, A. Grimaud, D. A. D. Corte, M. Tang, L. Johnson, E. Azaceta, V. Sarou-Kanian, A. J. Naylor, S. Hamad, J. A. Anta, E. Salager, R. Tena-Zaera, P. G. Bruce, J. M. Tarascon, Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 120 (36), 20068-20076 (2016).

One-Pot Synthesis of Lithium-Rich Cathode Material with Hierarchical Morphology, K. Luo, M. R. Roberts, R. Hao, N. Guerrini, E. Liberti, C. S. Allen, A. I. Kirkland, P. G. Bruce, Nano Letters, 16 (12), 7503-7508 (2016).

Evidence of Enhanced Ion Transport in Li-Rich Silicate Intercalation Materials, J. Billaud, C. Eames, N. Tapia-Ruiz, M. R. Roberts, A. J. Naylor, A. R. Armstrong, M. S. Islam, P. G. Bruce, Advanced Energy Materials, DOI: 10.1002/aenm.201601043, online published 17 Jan 2017.

Degradation diagnostics for lithium ion cells, C. R. Birkl, M. R. Roberts, E. McTurk, P. G. Bruce, D. A. Howey, Journal of Power Sources, 341, 373-386 (2017).

Phenol catalyzed discharge in the aprotic lithium-O2 battery, X. Gao, Z. P. Jovanov, Y. Chen, L. R. Johnson, P. G. Bruce, Angewandte Chemie, DOI: 10.1002/anie.201702432, online published: 10 May 2017.

LiO2: Cryosynthesis and Chemical/Electrochemical Reactivities, X. Zhang, L. Guo, L. Gan, Y. Zhang, J. Wang, L. R. Johnson, P. G. Bruce, Z. Peng, The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, 8 (10), 2334-2338 (2017).