Selected Publications:
  1. "Kinetically Stable Oxide Overlayers on Mo3P Nanoparticles Enabling Lithium–Air Batteries with Low Overpotentials and Long Cycle Life" A. Kondori, Z. Jiang, M. Esmaeilirad, M. Tamadoni Saray, A. Kakekhani, K. Kucuk, P. Navarro Munoz Delgado, S. Maghsoudipour, J. Hayes, C. S. Johnson, C. U. Segre, R. Shahbazian‐Yassar, A. M. Rappe,  M. Asadi, Adv. Mater. 2020, 2004028,

  2. "Oxygen Functionalized Copper Nanoparticles for Solar-Driven Conversion of Carbon Dioxide to Methane" M. Esmaeilirad, A. Kondori, B. Song, A. R. Belmonte, J. Wei, K. Kucuk, S. M. Khanvilkar, E. Efimoff, W. Chen, C. U. Segre, R. Shahbazian-Yassar, M. Asadi ACS Nano. 2020, 14, 2099-2108.

  3. "Identifying Catalytic Active Sites of Trimolybdenum Phosphide (Mo3P) for Electrochemical Hydrogen Evolution" A. Kondori, M. Esmaeilirad, A. Baskin, B. Song, J. Wei, W. Chen, C. U. Segre, R. Shahbazian-Yassar, D. Prendergast, M. Asadi, Adv. Energy Mater. 2019, 1900516.

  4. "Highly Efficient Solar‐Driven Carbon Dioxide Reduction on Molybdenum Disulfide Catalyst Using Choline Chloride‐Based Electrolyte" Asadi, M., Motevaselian, M. H., Moradzadeh, A., Majidi, L., Esmaeilirad, M., Sun, T. V., Liu, C., Bose, R., Abbasi, P.,Zapol, P., Khodadoust, A. P., Curtiss, L. A., Aluru, N. R., Salehi‐Khojin, A., Adv. Energy Mater. 2019, 9, 1803536.

  5. "A lithium–oxygen battery with a long cycle life in an air-like atmosphere, Nature, 555, pages 502–506 (2018). M. Asadi, B. Sayahpour, P. Abbasi, A. T. Ngo, K. Karis, J. R. Jokisaari, C. Liu, B. Narayanan, M. Gerard, P. Yasaei, X. Hu, A. Mukherjee, K. C. Lau, R. S. Assary, F. Khalili-Araghi, R. F. Klie, L. A. Curtiss & A. Salehi-Khojin.

  6. “Nanostructured transition metal dichalcogenide electrocatalysts for CO2 reduction in ionic liquid”, Science, Vol. 353, Issue 6298, pp. 467-470, (2016). M. Asadi, K. Kim, C. Liu, A. V. Addepalli, P. Abbasi, P. Yasaei, P. Phillips, A. Behranginia, J. M. Cerrato, R. Haasch, P. Zapol, B. Kumar, R. F. Klie, J. Abiade, L. A. Curtiss, A. Salehi-Khojin.

  7. “A Lithium-Oxygen Battery Based on Lithium Superoxide”, Nature, 529, 377–382, (2016). J. Lu*, Y. J. Lee*, X. Luo*, K. C. Lau*, M. Asadi*, H. Wang, J. Wen, D. Zhai, D. Miller, Y. Jeong, J. Park, Z. Z. Fang, B. Kumar, A. Salehi-Khojin, Y. Sun, L. A. Curtiss, K. Amine.

  8. “Cathode Based on Molybdenum Disulfide Nanoflakes for Lithium–Oxygen Batteries”, ACS Nano, 2016, 10 (2), pp 2167–2175. M. Asadi, B. Kumar, C. Liu, P. Phillips, P. Yasaei, A. Behranginia, P. Zapol, R. F. Klie, L. A. Curtiss, A. Salehi-Khojin.

  9. “Tailoring the Edge Structure of Molybdenum Disulfide towards Electrocatalytic Reduction of Carbon Dioxide", ACS Nano, 2017, 11 (1), pp 453–460. P. Abbasi, M. Asadi, C. Liu, S. Sharifi, B. Sayahpour, A. Behranginia, P. Zapol, R. S. Yassar, L. A. Curtiss, A. Salehi-Khojin.

  10. “Highly Crystalline Layered Three Dimensional Molybdenum Disulfides for Hydrogen Generation”, Chemistry of Materials, 2016, 28 (2), pp 549–555. A. Behranginia, M. Asadi*, P. Yasaei, B. Kumar, T. Foroozan, J.C. Waranius, P. Sun, P. Phillips, J. Abiade, R. F. Klie, A. Salehi-Khojin.

  11. “Robust Carbon Dioxide Reduction on Molybdenum Disulfide Edges”, Nature Communication, 5, 4470, 2014. M. Asadi, B. Kumar, D. Pisasale, A. Baskin, N. Repnin, P. Phillips, B. Rosen, W. Zhu, R. Haasch, R. F. Klie, P. Král, J. Abiade, A. Salehi-Khojin.

Patents and Patent Applications:
  1. M. Asadi, A. Kondori, M. Esmaeilirad, A.R. Belmonte, Transition Metal Mxene Catalysts for Conversion of Carbon Dioxide to Hydrocarbons, PCT Patent, WIPO No.: WO2020005482A1, 2019. Link

  2. M. Asadi, R. Azari, Artificial Leaf-Based Facade Cladding System for Energy Production and Carbon Sequestration, PCT Patent, WIPO No.: WO2020005483A1, 2019Link

  3. M. Asadi, Transition Metal Phosphides for High Efficient and Long Cycle Life Metal-Air Batteries, PCT Patent, WIPO No.: WO2019178210A1, 2019Link

  4. A. Salehi-khojin, M. Asadi, A. Monticelli, P. Yasaei, Photoelectrochemical Cell for Carbon Dioxide Conversion, US Patent App. 15/847,643, 2017Link

  5. A. Salehi-khojin, M. Asadi, B. Sayahpour, P. Abbasi, M. Gerard, Protected Anodes and Methods for Making and Using Same, US Patent. App. US16/342,630, 2017Link

  6. A. Salehi-khojin, A. Behraginia , M. Asadi, P. Yasaei, T. Foroozan, Structured Molybdenum Disulfide Materials for Electrocatalytic Applications, PCT/US16/55939, WIPO WO2017062736A1, 2016Link

  7. A. Salehi-khojin, B. Kumar, M. Asadi, Catalyst System for Advanced Metal-Air Batteries, US Patent App. 15/534,912, 2015Link

  8. A. Salehi-khojin, M. Asadi, B. Kumar, Catalysts for Carbon Dioxide Conversion, US Patent 10,370,768, 2014Link

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