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Book Chapters

Amal R; Bai Y; Li Z; Wang L, 2016, 'Design of Novel Nanostructured Photoanode Materials for Low-Cost and Efficient Dye-Sensitized Solar Cell Applications', in Kane D; Micolich A; Roger P (ed.), Nanomaterials Science and Applications, Pan Stanford, pp. 231 - 288, http://dx.doi.org/10.4032/9789814669733

2016, 'Understanding Melanin: A Nano-Based Material for the Future', in Nanomaterials, Jenny Stanford Publishing, pp. 196 - 223, http://dx.doi.org/10.1201/b20041-8

Ng YH; Ikeda S; Amal R; Matsumura M, 2015, 'Nanostructuring of Carbon-Platinum Composites for Efficient Catalytic Oxidation of Alcohols', in Chaughule RS; Kapdi AR (ed.), Nanoparticles: Synthesis, Characterization and Applications, American Scientific Publishers, USA, http://www.aspbs.com/

Liu S; Lim M; Amal R, 2013, 'Photocatalysis of Natural Organic Matter in Water: Characterization and Treatment Integration', in Photocatalysis and Water Purification, pp. 271 - 294, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/9783527645404.ch10

Scott J; Li Y; Lowe G; Hone M; Amal R, 2009, 'Technologies for treating Cr(VI) containing wastes', in Balart M (ed.), Minimisation and Waste Management of Hazardous Residues Containing Cr(VI), edn. Original, Nova, pp. 1 - 13

Waite TD; Guan J; Amal R, 1998, 'Rapid determination of bacterial assemblage structure: implications to process optimisation', in Chemical Water and Wastewater Treatment V, edn. Original, Springer-Verlag, Berlin, pp. 269 - 284

Journal articles

Xie B; Lovell E; Tan TH; Jantarang S; Yu M; Scott J; Amal R, 2021, 'Emerging material engineering strategies for amplifying photothermal heterogeneous CO2 catalysis', Journal of Energy Chemistry, vol. 59, pp. 108 - 125, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jechem.2020.11.005

Mann R; Mitsidis D; Xie Z; McNeilly O; Ng YH; Amal R; Gunawan C, 2021, 'Antibacterial Activity of Reduced Graphene Oxide', Journal of Nanomaterials, vol. 2021, pp. 1 - 10, http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2021/9941577

Xie B; Kumar P; Tan TH; Esmailpour AA; Aguey-Zinsou K-F; Scott J; Amal R, 2021, 'Doping-Mediated Metal–Support Interaction Promotion toward Light-Assisted Methanol Production over Cu/ZnO/Al2O3', ACS Catalysis, pp. 5818 - 5828, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acscatal.1c00332

Deng C; Wu K-H; Lu X; Cheong S; Tilley R; Chiang C; Lin Y; Lin Y; Yan W; Scott J; Amal R; Wang D-W, 2021, 'Ligand-promoted cooperative electrochemical oxidation of bio-alcohol on distorted cobalt hydroxides for bio-hydrogen extraction.', ChemSusChem, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/cssc.202100722

Tran-Phu T; Fusco Z; Di Bernardo I; Lipton-Duffin J; Toe CY; Daiyan R; Gengenbach T; Lin C-H; Bo R; Nguyen HT; Barca GMJ; Wu T; Chen H; Amal R; Tricoli A, 2021, 'Understanding the Role of Vanadium Vacancies in BiVO4 for Efficient Photoelectrochemical Water Oxidation', Chemistry of Materials, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acs.chemmater.0c04866

Zhou Y; Qi H; Yang J; Bo Z; Huang F; Islam MS; Lu X; Dai L; Amal R; Wang CH; Han Z, 2021, 'Two-birds-one-stone: Multifunctional supercapacitors beyond traditional energy storage', Energy and Environmental Science, vol. 14, pp. 1854 - 1896, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/d0ee03167d

Toe CY; Tsounis C; Zhang J; Masood H; Gunawan D; Scott J; Amal R, 2021, 'Advancing photoreforming of organics: Highlights on photocatalyst and system designs for selective oxidation reactions', Energy and Environmental Science, vol. 14, pp. 1140 - 1175, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/d0ee03116j

Zheng Z; Zhang K; Toe CY; Amal R; Zhang X; McCarthy DT; Deletic A, 2021, 'Stormwater herbicides removal with a solar-driven advanced oxidation process: A feasibility investigation', Water Research, vol. 190, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.watres.2020.116783

Sun J; Alam D; Daiyan R; Masood H; Zhang T; Zhou R; Cullen PJ; Lovell EC; Jalili A; Amal R, 2021, 'A hybrid plasma electrocatalytic process for sustainable ammonia production', Energy and Environmental Science, vol. 14, pp. 865 - 872, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/d0ee03769a

Zurrer T; Wong K; Horlyck J; Lovell EC; Wright J; Bedford NM; Han Z; Liang K; Scott J; Amal R, 2021, 'Mixed-Metal MOF-74 Templated Catalysts for Efficient Carbon Dioxide Capture and Methanation', Advanced Functional Materials, vol. 31, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/adfm.202007624

Zhao S; Zhang D; Jiang S; Cui Y; Li H; Dong J; Xie Z; Wang DW; Amal R; Xia Z; Dai L, 2021, 'Carbon-supported layered double hydroxide nanodots for efficient oxygen evolution: Active site identification and activity enhancement', Nano Research, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12274-021-3358-3

Zhang Q; Kumar P; Zhu X; Daiyan R; Bedford NM; Wu KH; Han Z; Zhang T; Amal R; Lu X, 2021, 'Electronically Modified Atomic Sites Within a Multicomponent Co/Cu Composite for Efficient Oxygen Electroreduction', Advanced Energy Materials, pp. 2100303 - 2100303, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/aenm.202100303

Chen H; Zhang M; Tran-Phu T; Bo R; Shi L; Di Bernardo I; Bing J; Pan J; Singh S; Lipton-Duffin J; Wu T; Amal R; Huang S; Ho-Baillie AWY; Tricoli A, 2021, 'Integrating Low-Cost Earth-Abundant Co-Catalysts with Encapsulated Perovskite Solar Cells for Efficient and Stable Overall Solar Water Splitting', Advanced Functional Materials, vol. 31, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/adfm.202008245

Pam ME; Yan D; Yu J; Fang D; Guo L; Li XL; Li TC; Lu X; Ang LK; Amal R; Han Z; Yang HY, 2021, 'Microstructural Engineering of Cathode Materials for Advanced Zinc-Ion Aqueous Batteries', Advanced Science, vol. 8, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/advs.202002722

Zhou R; Zhou R; Alam D; Zhang T; Li W; Xia Y; Mai-Prochnow A; An H; Lovell EC; Masood H; Amal R; Ostrikov K; Cullen PJ, 2021, 'Plasmacatalytic bubbles using CeO2 for organic pollutant degradation', Chemical Engineering Journal, vol. 403, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cej.2020.126413

Ullah S; Lovell EC; Tan TH; Xie B; Kumar PV; Amal R; Scott J, 2021, 'Photoenhanced CO2 methanation over La2O3 promoted Co/TiO2 catalysts', Applied Catalysis B: Environmental, vol. 294, pp. 120248 - 120248, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apcatb.2021.120248

Daiyan R; Macgill I; Amal R, 2020, 'Opportunities and Challenges for Renewable Power-to-X', ACS Energy Letters, vol. 5, pp. 3843 - 3847, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acsenergylett.0c02249

Gao W; Liang S; Wang R; Jiang Q; Zhang Y; Zheng Q; Xie B; Toe CY; Zhu X; Wang J; Huang L; Gao Y; Wang Z; Jo C; Wang Q; Wang L; Liu Y; Louis B; Scott J; Roger AC; Amal R; He H; Park SE, 2020, 'Industrial carbon dioxide capture and utilization: State of the art and future challenges', Chemical Society Reviews, vol. 49, pp. 8584 - 8686, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/d0cs00025f

Zhang Q; Tan X; Bedford NM; Han Z; Thomsen L; Smith S; Amal R; Lu X, 2020, 'Direct insights into the role of epoxy groups on cobalt sites for acidic H2O2 production', Nature Communications, vol. 11, pp. 4181, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41467-020-17782-5

Zhu X; Hu C; Amal R; Dai L; Lu X, 2020, 'Heteroatom-doped carbon catalysts for zinc-air batteries: Progress, mechanism, and opportunities', Energy and Environmental Science, vol. 13, pp. 4536 - 4563, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/d0ee02800b

Xie B; Wong RJ; Tan TH; Higham M; Gibson EK; Decarolis D; Callison J; Aguey-Zinsou KF; Bowker M; Catlow CRA; Scott J; Amal R, 2020, 'Synergistic ultraviolet and visible light photo-activation enables intensified low-temperature methanol synthesis over copper/zinc oxide/alumina', Nature Communications, vol. 11, pp. 1615, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41467-020-15445-z

Daiyan R; Zhu X; Tong Z; Gong L; Razmjou A; Liu RS; Xia Z; Lu X; Dai L; Amal R, 2020, 'Transforming active sites in nickel–nitrogen–carbon catalysts for efficient electrochemical CO2 reduction to CO', Nano Energy, vol. 78, pp. 105213 - 105213, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.nanoen.2020.105213

Tan TH; Xie B; Ng YH; Abdullah SFB; Tang HYM; Bedford N; Taylor RA; Aguey-Zinsou KF; Amal R; Scott J, 2020, 'Unlocking the potential of the formate pathway in the photo-assisted Sabatier reaction', Nature Catalysis, vol. 3, pp. 1034 - 1043, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41929-020-00544-3

Wang Y; Arandiyan H; Bartlett SA; Trunschke A; Sun H; Scott J; Lee AF; Wilson K; Maschmeyer T; Schlögl R; Amal R, 2020, 'Inducing synergy in bimetallic RhNi catalysts for CO2 methanation by galvanic replacement', Applied Catalysis B: Environmental, vol. 277, pp. 119029 - 119029, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apcatb.2020.119029

Cui Y; Tan X; Xiao K; Zhao S; Bedford NM; Liu Y; Wang Z; Wu KH; Pan J; Saputera WH; Cheong S; Tilley RD; Smith SC; Yun J; Dai L; Amal R; Wang DW, 2020, 'Tungsten Oxide/Carbide Surface Heterojunction Catalyst with High Hydrogen Evolution Activity', ACS Energy Letters, vol. 5, pp. 3560 - 3568, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acsenergylett.0c01858

Amal R, 2020, 'Promising hollow multi-shelled structures: Discovering the temporal-spatial ordering', National Science Review, vol. 7, pp. 1763 - 1764, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/nsr/nwaa106

Yates J; Daiyan R; Patterson R; Egan R; Amal R; Ho-Baille A; Chang NL, 2020, 'Techno-economic Analysis of Hydrogen Electrolysis from Off-Grid Stand-Alone Photovoltaics Incorporating Uncertainty Analysis', Cell Reports Physical Science, vol. 1, pp. 100209 - 100209, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.xcrp.2020.100209

Tsounis C; Lu X; Bedford NM; Subhash B; Thomsen L; Zhang Q; Ma Z; Ostrikov K; Bendavid A; Scott JA; Amal R; Han Z, 2020, 'Valence Alignment of Mixed Ni-Fe Hydroxide Electrocatalysts through Preferential Templating on Graphene Edges for Enhanced Oxygen Evolution', ACS Nano, vol. 14, pp. 11327 - 11340, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acsnano.0c03380

Xu C; Bo Z; Wu S; Wen Z; Chen J; Luo T; Lee E; Xiong G; Amal R; Wee ATS; Yan J; Cen K; Fisher TS; Ostrikov K, 2020, 'Vertical graphene nano-antennas for solar-to-hydrogen energy conversion', Solar Energy, vol. 208, pp. 379 - 387, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.solener.2020.07.069

Sun J; Lu X; Wu KH; Hou J; Fang R; Hart JN; Zhu S; Chen V; Amal R; Wang DW, 2020, 'Dynamic single-site polysulfide immobilization in long-range disorder Cu-MOFs', Chemical Communications, vol. 56, pp. 10074 - 10077, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/d0cc04001k

Wu X; Toe CY; Su C; Ng YH; Amal R; Scott J, 2020, 'Preparation of Bi-based photocatalysts in the form of powdered particles and thin films: A review', Journal of Materials Chemistry A, vol. 8, pp. 15302 - 15318, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/d0ta01180k

Yun JH; Mozer AJ; Wagner P; Offier DL; Amal R; Ng YH, 2020, 'Light soaking effect driven in porphyrin dye-sensitized solar cells using 1D TiO2 nanotube photoanodes', Sustainable Materials and Technologies, vol. 24, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.susmat.2020.e00165

Daiyan R; Lovell EC; Huang B; Zubair M; Leverett J; Zhang Q; Lim S; Horlyck J; Tang J; Lu X; Kalantar-Zadeh K; Hart JN; Bedford NM; Amal R, 2020, 'Uncovering Atomic-Scale Stability and Reactivity in Engineered Zinc Oxide Electrocatalysts for Controllable Syngas Production', Advanced Energy Materials, vol. 10, pp. 2001381 - 2001381, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/aenm.202001381

Yoshino S; Iwase A; Ng YH; Amal R; Kudo A, 2020, 'Z-Schematic Solar Water Splitting Using Fine Particles of H2-Evolving (CuGa)0.5ZnS2Photocatalyst Prepared by a Flux Method with Chloride Salts', ACS Applied Energy Materials, vol. 3, pp. 5684 - 5692, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acsaem.0c00661

Tran-Phu T; Daiyan R; Fusco Z; Ma Z; Rahim LRA; Kiy A; Kluth P; Guo X; Zhu Y; Chen H; Amal R; Tricoli A, 2020, 'Multifunctional nanostructures of Au-Bi2O3fractals for CO2reduction and optical sensing', Journal of Materials Chemistry A, vol. 8, pp. 11233 - 11245, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/d0ta01723j

Allioux FM; Merhebi S; Ghasemian MB; Tang J; Merenda A; Abbasi R; Mayyas M; Daeneke T; O'Mullane AP; Daiyan R; Amal R; Kalantar-Zadeh K, 2020, 'Bi-Sn Catalytic Foam Governed by Nanometallurgy of Liquid Metals', Nano Letters, vol. 20, pp. 4403 - 4409, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acs.nanolett.0c01170

Ma Z; Tsounis C; Kumar PV; Han Z; Wong RJ; Toe CY; Zhou S; Bedford NM; Thomsen L; Ng YH; Amal R, 2020, 'Enhanced Electrochemical CO2 Reduction of Cu@CuxO Nanoparticles Decorated on 3D Vertical Graphene with Intrinsic sp3-type Defect', Advanced Functional Materials, vol. 30, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/adfm.201910118

Chung HY; Wu X; Amal R; Ng YH, 2020, 'Balancing the crystallinity and specific surface area of bismuth tungstate for photocatalytic water oxidation', Molecular Catalysis, vol. 487, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.mcat.2020.110887

Zhu X; Zhang D; Chen CJ; Zhang Q; Liu RS; Xia Z; Dai L; Amal R; Lu X, 2020, 'Harnessing the interplay of Fe–Ni atom pairs embedded in nitrogen-doped carbon for bifunctional oxygen electrocatalysis', Nano Energy, vol. 71, pp. 104597 - 104597, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.nanoen.2020.104597

Wu H; Tan HL; Toe CY; Scott J; Wang L; Amal R; Ng YH, 2020, 'Photocatalytic and Photoelectrochemical Systems: Similarities and Differences', Advanced Materials, vol. 32, pp. e1904717, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/adma.201904717

Ullah S; Lovell EC; Wong RJ; Tan TH; Scott J; Amal R, 2020, 'Light-Enhanced CO2 Reduction to CH4 using Nonprecious Transition-Metal Catalysts', ACS Sustainable Chemistry and Engineering, vol. 8, pp. 5056 - 5066, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acssuschemeng.9b06823

Tsounis C; Wang Y; Arandiyan H; Wong RJ; Toe CY; Amal R; Scott J, 2020, 'Tuning the Selectivity of LaNiO3 Perovskites for CO2 hydrogenation through potassium substitution', Catalysts, vol. 10, pp. 409 - 409, http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/catal10040409

Sun J; Deng C; Bi Y; Wu KH; Zhu S; Xie Z; Li C; Amal R; Luo J; Liu T; Wang DW, 2020, 'In Situ Sulfurized Carbon-Confined Cobalt for Long-Life Mg/S Batteries', ACS Applied Energy Materials, vol. 3, pp. 2516 - 2525, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acsaem.9b02232

Wu H; Zheng Z; Toe CY; Wen X; Hart JN; Amal R; Ng YH, 2020, 'A pulse electrodeposited amorphous tunnel layer stabilises Cu2O for efficient photoelectrochemical water splitting under visible-light irradiation', Journal of Materials Chemistry A, vol. 8, pp. 5638 - 5646, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/d0ta00629g


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