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X-rays uncover a hidden property that leads to failure in a lithium-ion battery material

Na-K|K-β″-alumina electrolytes for liquid-metal flow batteries on the cover of Joule

Electrocatalysis-research using atomically tailored superlattices on the cover of EES

Unlocking lithium-rich cathode materials by understanding their electronic structure

Probing ultrathin films reveals routes to increased catalysis

Nanoscale imaging reveals the most detailed view of battery particle charging and discharging

Solar research on the cover of EES

Using rust to convert solar to fuels

Confounding assumptions in Li-ion battery design

Unraveling rate-limiting steps for water splitting

Imaging of batteries reveals only small fraction is active

Surface oxygen anions undergo redox in perovskite electrocatalysts


Bridging the Enormous Span of Length Scales in Lithium-ion Batteries - Stanford Energy Seminar

Thermally-Enhanced Generation of Solar Fuels - GCEP Symposium 2016

Fuel you can take anywhere - BBC Future

Paradigm-Shifting Materials Insights - Stanford Energy 3.0

Solar Fuels from Light and Heat - GCEP Symposium 2014

Storing Solar Energy in the Strangest Places - TEDx 2014

Recent News

Will Gent wins poster award

July 2018: Will Gent receives poster award from BASF at the California Research Alliance Summer Symposium

Group Retreat 2018

Mar. 09-11, 2018: Chueh group retreat to Santa Cruz with a hike in the Wilder Ranch State Park. 

Will Receives 2018 Outstanding Young Investigator Award from MRS

February 7, 2018: Will Chueh was one of two recipients of the 2018 Outstanding Young Investigator Award from the Materials Research Society.

Will Gent Named Siebel Scholar

November 1, 2017: Will Gent is one of 16 Stanford students honored with a Siebel Scholar award.

Madhur's Defense

October 27, 2017: Madhur Boloor's PhD oral examination! His dissertation is entitled, "Solid-State Architecture for an Elevated-Temperature Photoelectrochemical Cell."

Yiyang Wins Young Scientist Award at SSI-21

June 23, 2017: Yiyang wins the Young Scientist Award from the International Society of Solid State Ionics at SSI-21 in Padua, Italy.

Michael's Defense

January 23, 2017: Michael Machala's PhD oral examination! His dissertation is entitled, "Engineering Active and Stable Perovskite Oxide Catalysts through Fundamental Insight."

Kipil Receives Ludo Frevel Crystallography Scholarship Award

Jan 4, 2017: Kipil Lim receives a 2017 Ludo Frevel Crystallography Scholarship Award from the ICDD.

Will Receives BASF/Volkswagen “Science Award Electrochemistry”

November 22, 2016: Will Chueh receives the BASF/Volkswagen 2016 "Science Award Electrochemistry" in Berlin, Germany for the group's insights on the fundamental dynamics in Li-ion batteries.

Will Gent Receives ALS Doctoral Fellowship in Residence

July 28, 2016: Will Gent receives the ALS Doctoral Fellowship in Residence to build on his use of cutting-edge synchrotron techniques to study batteries.

Will Receives 2016 Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Award

May 14, 2016: Will Chueh is one of 13 young faculty in the chemical sciences to receive a 2016 Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Award.

Yiyang's Defense

May 13, 2016: Yiyang Li's PhD oral examination! His dissertation is entitled, "Ion Insertion and Phase Transformations in LixFePO4 at Multiple Length Scales."

Yiyang Wins ECS Cubicciotti Award

April 18, 2016: Yiyang wins the Daniel Cubicciotti Student Award from the Electrochemical Society.

Will Receives a 2016 Sloan Research Fellowship

February 23, 2016: Will Chueh is one of 126 early-career scholars to receive a 2016 Sloan Research Fellowship.

Zixuan Presents at APXPS

Dec. 8 2015: Zixuan presents his first talk at the APXPS workshop.

Group Holiday Dinner 2015

Dec. 4, 2015: Chueh group holiday dinner, Korean bbq at Jang Su Jang.

Xiaofei Wins MRS Gold

December 2, 2015: Xiaofei Ye wins the MRS Gold Graduate Student Award.

Group Retreat Nov. 2015

Nov. 2015: Chueh group retreat in San Luis Obispo! Hiking, beach, eating, games, more eating...

Xiaofei's Defense

Nov. 5, 2015: Xiaofei Ye's PhD oral examination! His dissertation is entitled, "Elevated Temperature Photo-electrochemical Water Splitting," co-advised by Will Chueh and Nick Melosh.

BG Wins SSI-20 Poster Award

June 17, 2015: BG wins an SSI-20 Poster Award for his poster entitled "Direct quantification of surface capacitance in ceria using ambient pressure X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy."

Yiyang Wins MRS Gold

April 7, 2015: Yiyang Li wins the MRS Gold Graduate Student Award.

Xiaofei Wins O. Cutler Shepard Award

June 16, 2014: Xiaofei Ye wins the Stanford MS&E department's 2014 O. Cutler Shepard award for outstanding graduate student.