A full list of publications to from the Battery Safety (SafeBatt) project to October 2023 can be found here. 

  1. Asphericity Can Cause Nonuniform Lithium Intercalation in Battery Active Particles; Mistry, A.; Heenan, T.; Smith, K.; Shearing, P.; Mukherjee, P.P.; ACS Energy Letters (May 2021) https://doi.org/10.1021/acsenergylett.2c00870 (See also Degradation 
  2. Environmental impacts, pollution sources and pathways of spent lithium-ion batteries; Mrozik, W.; Rajaeifar, M.A.; Heidrich, O.; Christensen, P.; Energy and Environmental Science (Oct 2021) https://doi.org/10.1039/d1ee00691f (See also ReLIB) 
  3. Nanoscale state-of-charge heterogeneities within polycrystalline nickel-rich layered oxide cathode materials; Tan, C.; Leach, A.S.; Heenan, T.M.M.; Parks, H.; Jervis, R.; Weker, J.N.; Brett, D.J.L.; Shearing, P.R.; Cell Reports Physical Science (Dec 2021) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.xcrp.2021.100647 (See also Degradation, ReLIB 
  4. Spatially resolved operando synchrotron-based X-ray diffraction measurements of Ni-rich cathodes for Li-ion batteries; A.S. Leach, A.V. Llewellyn, C. Xu, C. Tan, T.M.M. Heenan, A. Dimitrijevic, K. Kleiner, C.P Grey, D.J.L. Brett, C.C. Tang, P.R. Shearing; R. Jervis; Frontiers in Chemical Engineering (Jan 2022) https://doi.org/10.3389/fceng.2021.794194 (See also Degradation) 
  5. In-situ X-ray tomographic imaging study of gas and structural evolution in a commercial Li-ion pouch cell; Du, W.; Owen, R.E.; Jnawali, A.; Neville, T.P.; Iacoviello, F.; Zhang, Z.; Liatard, S.; Brett, D.J.L.; Shearing, P.R.; Journal of Power Sources (Feb 2022) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpowsour.2021.230818 (See also Degradation, LiSTAR 
  6. Thermal Runaway of Li-Ion Cells: How Internal Dynamics, Mass Ejection, and Heat Vary with Cell Geometry and Abuse Type; Sharp, M.; Darst, J.J.; Hughes, P.; Billman, J.; Pham, M.; Petrushenko, D.; Heenan, T.M.M.; Jervis, R.; Owen, R.; Patel, D.; Wenjia, D.; Michael, H.; Rack, A.; Magdysyuk, O.V.; Connolley, T.; Brett, D.J.L.; Hinds, G.; Keyser, M.; Darcy, E.; Shearing, P.R.; Walker, W.; Finegan, D.P.; Journal of the Electrochemical Society (Feb 2022) https://doi.org/10.1149/1945-7111/ac4fef (See also Degradation 
  7. Motion-enhancement assisted digital image correlation of lithium-ion batteries during lithiation; Jnawali, A.; Radhakrishnan, A.N.P.; Kok, M.D.R.; Iacoviello, F.; Brett, D.J.L.; Shearing, P.R.; Journal of Power Sources (April 2022) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpowsour.2022.231150 (See also ReLIB) 
  8. Operando Ultrasonic Monitoring of Lithium-Ion Battery Temperature and Behaviour at Different Cycling Rates and under Drive Cycle Conditions; Owen, R.E.; Robinson, J.B.; Weaving, J.S.; Pham, M.T.M.; Tranter, T.G.; Neville, T.P.; Billson, D.; Braglia, M.; Stocker, R.; Tidblad, A.A.; Shearing, P.R.; Brett, D.J.L.; Journal of the Electrochemical Society (April 2022) https://doi.org/10.1149/1945-7111/ac6833 (See also MSM, Degradation, LiSTAR, ReLIB 
  9. Combining multi-modal non-destructive techniques to investigate ageing and orientation effects in automotive Li-ion pouch cells; Fordham, A.; Milojevic, Z.; Giles, E.; Du, W.; Owen, R.E.; Michalik, S.; Chater, P.; Das, P.; Attidekou, P.; Lambert, S.; Allan, P.; Slater, P.R.; Anderson, P.; Jervis, R.; Shearing, P.R.; Brett, D.J.; ChemRxiv (May 2023) https://doi.org/10.26434/chemrxiv-2023-cghv4 (See also ReLIB, CATMAT, LiSTAR 
  10. Experimental Study of Sidewall Rupture of Lithium-Ion Batteries Under Nail Penetration; Chen, H.; Kalamars, E.; Abaza, A.; Tripathy, Y.; Page, J.; Barai, B.; SSRN (May 2022) https://doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.4103302 
  11. Plasma arc generated vapour cloud from nail penetration of lithium-ion modules?; Christensen, P.; Dickman, N.A.; Lambert, S.M.; Mrozik, W.; Wise, M.S.; McDonald, J.; Restuccia, F.; Lambert, P.; Research Square (June 2022) https://doi.org/10.21203/rs.3.rs-1775994/v1 
  12. Quantitative spatiotemporal mapping of thermal runaway propagation rates in lithium-ion cells using cross-correlated Gabor filtering; Radhakrishnan, A.N.P.; Buckwell, M.; Pham, M.; Finegan, D.P.; Rack, A.; Hinds, G.; Brett, D.J.L.; Shearing, P.R.; Energy and Environmental Science (July 2022) https://doi.org/10.1039/d1ee03430h (See also Degradation 
  13. Gaussian-Process based inference of electrolyte decomposition reaction networks in Li-ion battery failure; Bugryniec, P.J.; Yeardley, A.; Jain, A.; Price, N.; Vernuccio, S.; Brown, S.F.; Computer Aided Chemical Engineering (Aug 2022) https://doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-323-95879-0.50027-8 
  14. Controlling Li Dendritic Growth in Graphite Anodes by Potassium Electrolyte Additives for Li-Ion Batteries; Moharana, S.; West, G.; Walker, M.; Yan, X.S.; Loveridge, M.; ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces (Sept 2022) https://doi.org/10.1021/acsami.2c11175 
  15. Improving capacity retention at 4.3 V in modified single crystal Ni-rich NMC//graphite pouch cells; Paez Fajardo, G.J.; Belekoukia, M.; Fiamegkou, E.; Menon, A.S.; Ruff, Z.; Shen, Z.; Shah, N.;  Bjorklund, E.; Zuba, M.J.; Lee, T.-L.; Thakur, P.K.; Grey, C.P.; Weatherup, R.; Loveridge, M.; Piper, L.F.P.; SSRN (Oct 2022) https://doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.4255454 (See also Degradation 
  16. Development and Application of a Poly(acrylic acid)-Grafted Styrene-Butadiene Rubber as a Binder System for Silicon-Graphite Anodes in Li-Ion Batteries; Jolley, M.J.; Pathan, T.S.; Wemyss, A.M.; Prokes, I.; Moharana, S.; Wan, C.; Loveridge, M.J.; ACS Applied Energy Materials (Dec 2022) https://doi.org/10.1021/acsaem.2c03489 
  17. In situ chamber for studying battery failure using high-speed synchrotron radiography; Pfaff, J.; Fransson, M.; Broche, L.; Buckwell, M.; Finegan, D.P.; Moser, S.; Schopferer, S.; Nau, S.; Shearing, P.R.; Rack, A.; Bhattacharyya, D.; Journal of Synchrotron Radiation (Jan 2023) https://doi.org/10.1107/S1600577522010244  
  18. Failure and hazard characterisation of high-power lithium-ion cells via coupling accelerating rate calorimetry with in-line mass spectrometry, statistical and post-mortem analyses; Buckwell, M.; Kirchner-Burles, C.; Owen, R.E.; Neville, T.P.; Weaving, J.S.; Brett, D.J.L.; Shearing, P.R.; Journal of Energy Storage (April 2023) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.est.2023.107069  
  19. Mapping internal temperatures during high-rate battery applications; Heenan, T.M.M.; Mombrini, I.; Llewellyn, A.; Checchia, S.; Tan, C.; Johnson, M.J.; Jnawali, A.; Garbarino, G.; Jervis, R.; Brett, D.J.L.; Di Michiel, M.; Shearing, P.R.; Nature (May 2023) https://doi.org/10.1038/s41586-023-05913-z (See also Degradation) 
  20. Predicting the Evolution of Flammable Gases During Li-ion Battery Thermal Runaway Using Micro-Kinetic Modelling; Bugryniec, P.; Vernuccio, S.; Brown, S.; Computer Aided Chemical Engineering (June 2023) http://doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-443-15274-0.50172-4 
  21. Sidewall breach during lithium-ion battery thermal runaway triggered by cell-to-cell propagation visualized using high-speed X-ray imaging; Fransson, M.; Broche, L.; Buckwell, M.; Pfaff, J.; Reid, H.; Kirchner-Burles, C.; Pham, M.; Moser, S.; Rack, A.; Nau, S.; Schopferer, S.; Finegan, D.P.; Shearing, P.; Journal of Energy Storage (July 2023) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.est.2023.108088  
  22. Comprehensive analysis of thermal runaway and rupture of lithium-ion batteries under mechanical abuse conditions; Chen, H.; Kalamaras, E.; Abaza, A.; Tripathy, Y.; Page, J.; Barai, A.; Applied Energy (Aug 2023) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apenergy.2023.121610  
  23. Multiscale dynamics of charging and plating in graphite electrodes coupling operando microscopy and phase-field modelling; Lu, X.; Lagnoni, M.; Bertei, A.; Das, S.; Owen, R.E.; Li, Q.; O’Regan, K.; Wade, A.; Finegan, D.P.; Kendrick, E.; Bazant, M.Z.; Brett, D.J.L.; Shearing, P.R.; Nature Communications (Aug 2023) https://doi.org/10.1038/s41467-023-40574-6 
  24. Calculating Heat Release Rates from Lithium-Ion Battery Fires: A Methodology Using Digital Imaging; Wise, M.S.; Christensen, P.A.; Dickman, N.; McDonald, J.; Mrozik, W.; Lambert, S.M.; Restuccia, F.; Fire Technology (Sept 2023) https://doi.org/10.1007/s10694-023-01484-7 
  25. Towards a micro-kinetic model of Li-ion battery thermal runaway — Reaction network analysis of dimethyl carbonate thermal decomposition; Bugryniec, P.J.; Vernuccio, S.; Brown, S.F.; Journal of Power Sources (Oct 2023) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpowsour.2023.233394 
  26. A review of ultrasonic monitoring: Assessing current approaches to Li-ion battery monitoring and their relevance to thermal runaway; Williams, D.; Copley, R.; Bugryniec, P.; Dwyer-Joyce, R.; Brown, S.; Journal of Power Sources  (Jan 2024) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpowsour.2023.233777