Prof. Mauro Pasta

  • Director IDEOJ-DERC
  • Fellow of St Edmund Hall
  • Department of Materials University of Oxford

Tel: +44 1865 273777 (reception)


Google Scholar:

  1. Li, Sha; Wang, Shanshan; Salamone, Matteo; Robertson, Alex; Nayak, Simantini; Kim, Heeyeon; Tsang, Shik Chi Edman; Pasta, Mauro and Warner, Jamie, Edge enriched 2D MoS2 thin films grown by chemical vapor deposition for enhanced catalytic performance, ACS Catalysis, (2017), 7, 877–886.
  2. Sun, Jie; Sun, Yongming; Pasta, Mauro; Zhou, Guangmin; Li, Yuzhang; Liu, Wei; Xiong, Feng; Cui, Yi, Entrapment of Polysulfides by a Black-Phosphorus-Modified Separator for Lithium-Sulfur Batteries, Advanced Materials, (2016), 1–7.
  3. Sun, Jie; Lee, Hyun-Wook; Pasta, Mauro; Sun, Yongming; Liu, Wei; Li, Yanbin; Yuan, Lee, Hye Ryoung; Liu, Nian; Cui, Yi, Carbothermic reduction synthesis of red phosphorus-filled 3D carbon material as a high-capacity anode for sodium ion batteries, Energy Storage Materials, (2016), 4, 130-136.
  4. Pasta, Mauro*; Wang; Richard Y*; Ruffo, Riccardo; Lee, Hyun-Wook; Quiao, Ruimin; Wray Andrew L; Shyam, Badri; Guo, Minghua; Wang, Yayu; Toney, Michael F., Yang, Wanly; Cui, Yi, Manganese-Cobalt Hexacyanoferrate Cathodes for Sodium-ion Batteries, Journal of Materials Chemistry A (2016), 4, 4211-4223.
  5. Sun, Jie; Lee, Hyun-Wook; Pasta, Mauro; Yuan, Hongtao; Zheng, Guangyuan; Sun, Yongming; Li, Yuzhang; Cui, Yi, A phosphorene–graphene hybrid material as a high-capacity anode for sodium-ion batteries, Nature Nanotechnology, (2015), 10, 980–985.
  6. Wang, Richard Y; Shaym, Badri; Stone, Kevin, H; Weker, Johanna N; Pasta, Mauro; Lee, Hyun Wook; Toney Michael, F; Cui, Yi, Reversible Multivalent (Monovalent, Divalent, Trivalent) Ion Insertion in Open Framework Materials, Advanced Energy Materials, (2015).
  7. Lee, Hyun-Wook*; Wang, Richard Y*; Pasta, Mauro*; Lee, Seok Woo; Liu, Nian; Cui, Yi, Manganese hexacyanomanganate open framework as a high-capacity positive electrode material for sodium-ion batteries, Nature Communications, (2014), 5, 5280.
  8. Lee, Hyun-Wook; Pasta, Mauro; Wang, Richard Y; Ruffo, Riccardo; Cui, Yi, FD176: Effect of the alkali insertion ion on the electrochemical properties of nickel hexacyanoferrate Electrodes, Faraday Discussions, (2014), DOI: 10.1039/C4FD00147H.
  9. Ye, Meng; Pasta, Mauro; Xie, Xing; Cui, Yi; Criddle, Craig, Performance of a mixing entropy battery alternately flushed with wastewater effluent and seawater for recovery of salinity-gradient energy, Energy & Environmental Science, (2014), 7, 2295-2300.
  10. Pasta, Mauro; Wessells, Colin D; Liu, Nian; Nelson, Johanna; McDowell, Matthew T.; Huggins, Robert A.; Toney, Michael F.; Cui, Yi, Full open-framework batteries for stationary energy storage, Nature Communications, (2014), 5, 3007.
  11. Liu, Nian; Li, Weiyang; Pasta, Mauro; Cui, Yi, Nanomaterials for electrochemical energy storage, Frontiers of Physics. Invited review article, June 2014, Volume 9, Issue 3, pp 323-350.
  12. Kong, Desheng; Wang, Haotian; Cha, Judy; Pasta, Mauro, Koski, Kristie; Yao, Jie; Cui, Yi, Synthesis of MoS2 and MoSe2 films with vertically aligned layers. Nano Letters, (2013), 13 (3), 1341–1347.
  13. Pasta, Mauro; Wessells, Colin D; Huggins, Robert A; Cui, Yi, A high rate, long cycle life aqueous electrolyte battery for grid scale energy storage, Nature Communications (2012) 3, 1149.
  14. Pasta, Mauro; Battistel, Alberto, La Mantia, Fabio; Batteries for efficient lithium extraction from brines, Energy & Environmental Science (2012), 5, 9487.
  15. Pasta, Mauro; Wessells, Colin D; Cui, Yi; La Mantia, Fabio, A desalination battery, Nano Letters (2012), 12(2), 839-843.
  16. Yao, Yan; Liu, Nian; McDowell, Matthew T; Pasta, Mauro; Cui, Yi, Improving the cycling stability of silicon nanowire anodes with conducting polymer coatings, Energy and Environmental Science (2012), 5, 7927-7930.
  17. Pasta, Mauro; Battistel, Alberto, La Mantia, Fabio, Lead-lead fluoride reference electrode, Electrochemistry Communications (2012), 20, 145-148.
  18. Pasta, Mauro; La Mantia, Fabio; Hu Liangbing, Cui, Yi, Electrodeposited gold nanoparticles on carbon nanotube-textile: anode material for glucose alkaline fuel cells, Electrochemistry Communications (2012), 19, 81-84.
  19. Wessells, Colin D; McDowell Mattew T; Peddada, Sandeep V; Pasta, Mauro; Huggins Robert A, Cui, Yi, Tunable reaction potentials in open framework nanoparticle battery electrodes for grid-scale energy storage, ACS Nano (2012), 6(2), 1688-1694.
  20. Hu, Liangbing; Wu, Hui; La Mantia, Fabio; Xie, Xing; McDonough, James; Pasta, Mauro; Cui, Yi, Lithium-ion textile batteries with large areal mass loading, Advanced Energy Materials (2011), 1 (6), 1012-1017.
  21. Hu, Liangbing; Chen, Wei; Xie, Xing; Liu, Nian; Yang, Yuan; Wu, Hui; Yao, Yan; Pasta, Mauro; Alshareef, Husam N.; Cui, Yi. Symmetrical MnO2–carbon nanotube–textile nanostructures for wearable pseudocapacitors with high mass loading. ACS Nano (2011), 5, 8904.
  22. La Mantia, Fabio* and Pasta, Mauro*, Deshazer, Heather D, Logan, Bruce E, Cui, Yi. Batteries for efficient energy extraction from a water salinity difference. Nano Letters (2011), 11 (4), 1810-1813.
  23. Xie, Xing; Pasta, Mauro; Hu, Liangbing; Yang, Yuan; McDonough, James; Cha, Judy; Criddle, Craig S.; Cui, Yi. Nano-structured textiles as high-performance aqueous cathodes for microbial fuel cells. Energy and Environmental Science (2011), 4 (4), 1293-1297.
  24. Xie, Xing; Hu, Liangbing; Pasta, Mauro; Wells, George F.; Kong, Desheng; Criddle, Craig S.; Cui, Yi. Three-dimensional carbon nanotube-textile anode for high-performance microbial fuel cells, Nano Letters (2011), 11, 291-296.
  25. Pasta, Mauro; La Mantia, Fabio; Ruffo, Riccardo; Peri, F.; Pina, C. Della; Mari, C. M. Optimizing operating conditions and electrochemical characterization of glucose-gluconate alkaline fuel cells. Journal of Power Sources (2011), 196(3), 1273-1278.
  26. Pasta, Mauro; La Mantia, Fabio; Cui, Yi. A new approach to glucose sensing at gold electrodes. Electrochemistry Communications (2010), 12(10), 1407-1410.
  27. Pasta, Mauro; La Mantia, Fabio; Cui, Yi. Mechanism of glucose electrochemical oxidation on gold surface, Electrochimica Acta (2010), 5, 5561-5568.
  28. Pasta, Mauro; La Mantia, Fabio; Hu, Liangbing; Deshazer, Heather Dawn; Cui, Yi. Aqueous supercapacitors on conductive cotton, Nano Research, (2010), 3, 452-458.
  29. Hu, Liangbing; Pasta, Mauro; La Mantia, Fabio; Cui, Lifeng; Jeong, Sangmoo.; Deshazer, Heather Dawn; Choi, Jang Wook.; Han, S. M.; Cui, Y., Stretchable, porous, and conductive energy textiles. Nano Letters (2010), 10 (2), 708-14.
  30. Pasta, Mauro; Ruffo, Riccardo; Falletta, Ermelinda; Mari, Claudio Maria; Della Pina, Cristina. Alkaline glucose oxidation on nanostructured gold electrodes. Gold Bulletin (2010), 43 (1), 57-64.
  31. C. Della Pina, Cristina; E. Falletta, Ermelinda; M. Lo Faro, Massimiliano; Pasta, Mauro; Rossi, Michele. Gold-catalyzed synthesis of polypyrrole. Gold Bulletin, (2009), 42, (1), 27-33.
  32. Chen, Zhi; Della Pina, Cristina; Falletta, Ermelinda; Lo Faro, Massimiliano; Pasta, Mauro; Rossi, Michele; Santo, Nadia. Facile synthesis of polyaniline using gold catalysts. Journal of Catalysis, (2008), 259(1), 1-4.