Pieremanuele Canepa

Degree: PhD
Position: Faculty /NRF Fellow
Affiliation: NUS – Materials Science and Engineering
Research Type: Theory and Computational Materials
Office: EA-02-03

Research Interests:
  • Rechargable batteries;
  • Li-ion batteries;
  • Na-ion batteries;
  • Multivalent batteries;
  • Computational materials science and Theory.
Selected Publications:
  1. Phase Behavior in Rhombohedral NaSiCON Electrolytes and Electrodes, Z. Deng, G. S. Gautam, S. K. Kolli, J.-N. Chotard, A. K. Cheetham, C. Masquelier, and P. Canepa, Chem. Mater., 10.1021/acs.chemmater.0c02695 (2020)
  2. Designing interfaces in energy materials applications with first-principles calculations, K. T. Butler, G. S. Gautam, P. Canepa,  NPJ Comput. Mater. 19 (2019)
  3. Understanding the nature of the passivation layer enabling reversible calcium plating, J. Forero-Saboya, C. Davoisne, R. Dedryvère, I. Yousef, P. Canepa and A. Ponrouch, Energy Environ. Sci. 10.1039/D0EE02347G (2020)
  4. Ionic Transport in Potential Coating Materials for Mg Batteries, T. Chen, S. G. Gopalakrishnan and P. Canepa, Chem. Mater. 31(19), 8087–8099 (2019)
  5. High Magnesium Mobility in Ternary Spinel Chalcogenides, P. Canepa, S.-H. Bo, S. G. Gopalakrishnan, W. D. Richards, Y. Wang, S. G. Gopalakrishnan and G. Ceder,  Nat. Commun. 8, 1759 (2017)
  6. Fundamentals of Inorganic Solid-State Electrolytes for Batteries, T. Famprikis, P. Canepa, J. Dawson, M. S. Islam and C. Masquelier,  Nature Materials 18, 1278–1291 (2019)
  7. Odyssey of Multivalent Cathode Materials: Open Questions and Future Challenges, P. Canepa, S. G. Gopalakrishnan, D. C. Hannah, R. Malik, M. Liu, K. Gallagher, K. Persson and G. Ceder,  Chem. Rev. 117 (5), 4287 (2017)