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1. Ian D. Hosein, Synthesis of superhydrophobic microporous surfaces via light-directed phtopolymerization and phase separation. Patent Number: 11,022,888, Issue Date: June 1, 2021. From work on Patterning Surfaces.

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3. Francielli Genier, Shreyas Pathreeker, Robson Shuarca, Mohammad Islam, Ian D. Hosein, Hard Carbon Derived from Avocado Peels as a High-Capacity, High-Performance Anode Material for Sodium-Ion Batteries, ChemRxiv, 2021

2. Shreyas Pathreeker, Ian D. Hosein, Why Is Tetrahydrofuran a Good Solvent for Calcium Batteries? Insights From Ab Initio Molecular Dynamics Simulations, ChemRxiv, 2021.

1. Saeid Biria, Shreyas Pathreeker, Ian D. Hosein, A Computational Study on the Ca2+ Solvation, Coordination Environment, and Mobility in Electrolytes for Calcium Ion Batteries. ChemRxiv, 2021.

Peer-Reviewed Articles

52. Nannan Ding, Ian D. Hosein, Simulations of Structure and Morphology in Photoreactive Polymer Blends Under Multi-Beam Irradiation. J. Phys. Chem C, 2022, 126, 15, 6700–6715.

51. Nathaniel Wellington, Shreyas Pathreeker, Ian D. Hosein, Light–Induced Self–Writing of Polymer Composites: A Novel Approach to Develop Core–Shell–Type Structures. Composite Communications, 2022, 30, 101058.

50. Shreyas Pathreeker, Paul Chando, Fu-Hao Chen, Saeid Biria, Hansheng Li, Ian D. Hosein, Superhydrophobic Polymer Composite Surfaces Developed via Photopolymerization. ACS Applied Polymer Materials, 2021, 3, 9, 4661–4672 (Cover Article)
49. Francielli Genier, Ian D. Hosein, Effect of Coordination Behavior in Polymer Electrolytes for Sodium-Ion Conduction: A Molecular Dynamics Study of Poly(ethylene oxide) and Poly(tetrahydrofuran). Macromolecules, 2021, 54, 18, 8553–8562. (Cover Article)

48. Saeid Biria, Shreyas Pathreeker, Francielli Genier, Fu-Hao Chen, Hansheng Li, Cameron Burdin, Ian D. Hosein, Gel Polymer Electrolytes Based On Crosslinked Poly(Ethylene Glycol) Diacrylate for Calcium-Ion Conduction. ACS Omega, 2021, 6, 17095–17102. (Cover Article)

47. Ian D. Hosein, The Promise of Calcium Batteries: Open Perspectives and Fair Comparisons. ACS Energy Letters, 2021, 6, 1560–1565.

46. Shreyas Pathreeker, Seth Reed, Paul Chando, Ian D. Hosein, A Study of Calcium Ion Intercalation in Perovskite Calcium Manganese Oxide. J. Electroanal. Chem., 2020, 114453.

45. Shreyas Pathreeker, Ian D. Hosein, Observation of Intensity Dependent Phase-Separation in Photoreactive Monomer-Nanoparticle Formulations under Non-Uniform Visible Light Irradiation. Soft Matter, 2020, 16, 7256-7269 . [Cover Article]

44. Francielli Genier, Jiayue Wang James Barna,  Ian D. Hosein, “A Solid Polymer Electrolyte from Photo-Crosslinked Polytetrahydrofuran and a Cycloaliphatic Epoxide for Lithium-Ion Conduction. MRS Advances, 2020, 5(48-49), 2467-2476.

43. Saeid Biria, Shreyas Patheeker, Francielli Genier, Ian D Hosein, “A Highly Conductive and Thermally Stable Ionic Liquid Gel Electrolyte for Calcium Ion Batteries. ACS Appl. Polym. Mater., 2020, 2, 6, 2111–2118.

42. Ian D. Hosein, Light-Directed Organization of Polymer Materials from Photo-Reactive Formulations. Chem. Mater. 2020, 32, 2673-2687. (Invited Up-and-Coming series of Perspectives 2020)

41. Saeid Biria, Shreyas Pathreeker, Francielli Genier, Hansheng Li, Ian D. Hosein, Plating and Stripping Calcium at Room Temperature in an Ionic Liquid Electrolyte. ACS Appl. Energy Mater., 2020, 3, 2310-2314.

40. Fu-Hao Chen, Saeid Biria, Hansheng Li, Ian D. Hosein, Microfiber Optic Arrays as Top Coatings for Front Contact Solar Cells Towards Mitigation of Shading Loss. ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2019, 11, 47422-47427.

39. Saeid Biria, Shreyas Pathreeker, Hansheng Li, Ian D. Hosein, “Plating and Stripping of Calcium in an Alkyl Carbonate Electrolyte at Room Temperature. ACS Appl. Energy Mater., 2019, 2, 11, 7738-7743.

38. Saeid Biria, Ian D. Hosein, Direct Light-Writing of Nanoparticle-Based Metallo-Dielectric Optical Waveguide Arrays Over Silicon Solar Cells for Wide-Angle Light Collecting Modules. Adv. Opt. Mater., 2019, 1900661.

37. Jiayue Wang, Francielli S. Genier, Hansheng Li, Saeid Biria, Ian D. Hosein, A Solid Polymer Electrolyte from Crosslinked Polytetrahydrofuran for Calcium Ion Conduction. ACS Appl. Polym. Mater., 2019, 1, 7, 1837-1844.

36. Hao Lin, Saeid Biria, Fu-Hao Chen, Ian D. Hosein, Kalaichelvi Saravanamuttu, Waveguide-imprinted slim polymer films: beam steering coatings for solar cells. ACS Photonics, 2019, 6, 878-885.

35. Francielli S. Genier, Cameron V. Burdin, Saeid Biria, Ian D. Hosein, A Novel Calcium-Ion Solid Polymer Electrolyte Based on Crosslinked Poly(ethylene glycol) Diacrylate. J. Power Sources, 2019, 414, 302-307.

34. Hansheng Li, Fu-Hao Chen, Saeid Biria, Ian D. Hosein, Prototyping of Superhydrophobic Surfaces from Structure-Tunable Micropillar Arrays using Visible Light Photocuring. Adv. Eng. Mater. 2019, 1801150. [Cover Article]

33. Saeid Biria, Fu-Hao Chen, Ian D. Hosein, Enhanced Wide-Angle Energy Conversion Using Structure-Tunable Waveguide Arrays as Encapsulation Materials for Silicon Solar Cells. Phys. Status Solidi A, 2018, 216, 1970013. (Cover Article)

32.Hao Lin, Ian D. Hosein, Kalaichelvi Saravanamuttu, A Slim Polymer Film with a Seamless Panoramic Field of View: The Radially Distributed Waveguide Encoded Lattice (RDWEL). Adv. Opt. Mater. 2018, 1801091.

31.Tianyi Yao, Francielli S Genier, Saeid Biria, Ian D. Hosein, “A Solid Polymer Electrolyte for Aluminum Ion Conduction.Results Phys. 2018, 10, 529-531. [Highlighted in an Invited Feature on Science Trends ]

30. Saeid Biria, Ian D. Hosein, Superhydrophobic Microporous Substrates via Photocuring: Coupling Optical Pattern Formation to Phase Separation for Process-Tunable Pore Architectures. ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces,2018, 10, 3094–3105.

29. Saeid Biria, Fu Hao Chen, Shreyas Pathreeker, Ian D. Hosein, Polymer Encapsulants Incorporating Light-Guiding Architectures to Increase Optical Energy Conversion in Solar Cells.Adv. Mater. 2017, 1705382. [Highlighted in an Invited Feature on Science Trends]

28. Saeid Biria, Derek Morim, Fu An Tsao, Kalaichelvi Saravanamuttu, Ian D. Hosein, Coupling Nonlinear Optical Waves to Photoreactive and Phase-Separating Soft Matter: Current Status and Perspectives. Chaos 2017 104611. [Published in special issue: Dissipative Structures and Irreversibility in Nature: Celebrating the 100th Anniversary of Iya Prigogine’s Birth.]

27. Ian D. Hosein. Hao Lin, Matthew Ponte, Dinesh Baskar, Michael A. Brook, Kalaichelvi Saravanamuttu “Waveguide Encoded Lattices (WELs): Slim Polymer Films with Panoramic Fields of View (FOV) and Multiple Imaging Functionality.Adv. Func. Mater. 2017, 1702242. [Highlighted in an Invited Feature on Science Trends ]

26. Fu-Hao Chen, Shreyas Pathreeker, Saeid Biria, Ian D. Hosein “Synthesis of Micropillar Arrays via Photopolymerization: An In Situ study of Light-Induced Formation, Growth Kinetics and the Influence of Oxygen Inhibition.Macromolecules 2017, 50,  5767–5778.

25. Hari Nanthakumar, Fu-Hao Chen, Saeid Biria, Ian D. Hosein “Microtruss structures with enhanced elasticity fabricated through visible light photocuring.” Results Phys. 2017, 7, 2194-2196. [Highlighted in local Syracuse News]

24. Saeid Biria, Ian D. Hosein “Simulations of Morphology Evolution in Polymer Blends during Light Self-Trapping.J. Phys. Chem. C 2017, 121, 11717.

23. Saeid Biria, Ian D. Hosein “Control of Morphology in Polymer Blends through Light Self-Trapping: An in Situ Study of Structure Evolution, Reaction Kinetics, and Phase Separation.Macromolecules. 2017, 50, 3617.

22. Saeid Biria, Philip P. A. Malley, Tara F. Kahan, and Ian D. Hosein “Optical Autocatalysis Establishes Novel Spatial Dynamics in Phase Separation of Polymer Blends during Photocuring.ACS Macro Lett. 2016, 5, 1237–1241.

21. Fu-hao Chen, Shreyas Pathreeker, Jaspreet Kaur, and Ian D. Hosein “Increasing light capture in silicon solar cells with encapsulants incorporating air prisms to reduce metallic contact losses.Opt. Lett.   2016, 24, A1419-A1430.

20. Saeid Biria, Philip P. A. Malley, Tara F. Kahan, and Ian D. Hosein “Tunable Nonlinear Optical Pattern Formation and Microstructure in Cross-Linking Acrylate Systems during Free-Radical Polymerization.J. Phys. Chem. C 2016, 120, 4517-4528.

Before Syracuse University:

19. M. Hegde, I. D. Hosein, P. V. Radovanovic, “Molecular Origin of Valence Band Anisotropy in Single β-Ga2O3 Nanowires Investigated by Polarized X-ray Absorption Imaging.J. Phys. Chem. C, 2015, 119, 17450–17457.

18. I. D. Hosein, H. Lin, M. R. Ponte, D. Basker, K. Saravanamuttu, “Multidirectional waveguide arrays in a planar architecture.Proc. SPIE, 2014, 8983, 89830E

17. I. D. Hosein, M. Hegde, P. D. Jones, V. Chirmanov, P. V. Radovanovic, “Evolution of the Faceting, Morphology and Aspect Ratio of Gallium Oxide Nanowires Grown by Vapor-Solid Deposition.J. Cryst. Growth, 2014, 396, 24–32.

16. T. Wang, A. Layek, I. D. Hosein, V. Chirmanov, P. V. Radovanovic, “Correlation between native defects and dopants in colloidal lanthanide-doped Ga2O3 nanocrystals: A path to enhancing functionality and controlling optical properties.J. Mat. Chem. C, 2014. Invited paper for 2014 Emerging Investigators Themed Issue.

15. I. D. Hosein, H. Lin, M. R. Ponte, D. K. Basker, K. Saravanamuttu, “Enhancing Solar Energy Light Capture with Multi-Directional Waveguide Lattices.” Renewable Energy and the Environment OSA Technical Digest (online) (Optical Society of America, 2013), paper RM2D.2.

14. M. Hegde, I. D. Hosein, T. Sabergharesou, S. S. Farvid, P. V. Radovanovic, “Introducing and manipulating magnetic dopant exchange interactions in semiconductor nanowires.Proc. SPIE 2013, 8813, 88132S.

13. X. Sun, X. Bai, Y.Wang, M. Hegde, I. D. Hosein, P. V. Radovanovic, Y. G. Guo and B. Cui, “Comparison of Structural Analysis and Electrochemical Studies of C-Li4Ti5O12 and CNT-Li4Ti5O12 Nanocomposites particles used as Anode for Lithium Ion Battery.MRS Proceedings, 2013, 1541.

12. M. A. Halim, K. Hasan, G. Sarwar, I. D. Hosein, “Creating a Borderless Platform for Scientific Research in Canadian Chemical Transactions.Can. Chem. Trans., 2013, 1, 1–6.

11. X. Sun, A. Iqbal, I. D. Hosein, M. J. Yacaman, Z. Y. Tang, P. V. Radovanovic and B. Cui, “Structure Characterization and Electrochemical Characteristics of Carbon Nanotube-Spinel Li4Ti5O12 Nanoparticles.MRS Proceedings, 2012, 1440.

10. S.S. Farvid, M. Hegde, I. D. Hosein, P. V. Radovanovic, “Electronic structure and magnetism of Mn dopants in GaN nanowires: ensemble vs single nanowire measurements.Appl. Phys. Lett. 2011, 99 222504–6.

9. M. Hedge, S. S. Farvid, I. D. Hosein, P. V. Radovanovic, “Tuning Manganese Dopant Spin Interactions in Single GaN Nanowires at Room Temperature.ACS Nano, 2011, 5, 6365–6373.

8. I. D. Hosein, S. H. Lee, C. M. Liddell, “Dimer-Based Three-Dimensional (3D) Photonic Crystals.Adv. Func. Mater. 2010, 20, 3085–309.

7. I. D. Hosein, M. Ghebrebrhan, J. D. Joannopoulos, C. M. Liddell, “Dimer shape anisotropy: A nonspherical colloidal approach to omnidirectonal photonic bandgaps.Langmuir, 2009, 26, 3, 2151–2159.

6. I. D. Hosein, B. S. John, S. H. Lee, F. A. Escobedo, C. M. Liddell “Rotator and crystalline films via self-assembly of short-bond-length colloidal dimers.J. Mater. Chem. 2009, 19, 344–349. (Journal “Hot Article”)
(Selected for Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science & Technology, Jan. 19, 2009 issue)

5. S.H. Lee, Y. Song, I. D. Hosein, C. M. Liddell, “Magnetically responsive and hollow colloids from nonspherical core–shell particles of peanut-like shape.J. Mater. Chem. 2009, 19, 350–355.

4. I. D. Hosein, C. M. Liddell, “Convectively Assembled Asymmetric Dimer-Based Colloidal Crystals.Langmuir, 2007, 23, 10479-10485. (Journal Cover Article, October Issue)

3. I. D. Hosein, C. M. Liddell, “Convectively Assembled Nonspherical Mushroom Cap-Based Colloidal Crystals.Langmuir, 2007, 23, 8810–8814.

2. I. D. Hosein, C. M. Liddell, “Homogeneous, Core-Shell, & Hollow Shell ZnS Colloid Based Photonic Crystals.Langmuir, 2007, 23, 5, 2892–2897. (9th Most Accessed Article, January–March, 2007)

1. J. Kim, W. Ni, C. Lee, E. C. Kan, I. D. Hosein, Y. Song and C. Liddell, “Magnetic Property Characterization of Magnetite (Fe3O4) Nanorod Cores for Integrated Solenoid RF Inductors.J. Appl. Phys. 2006, 99, 08R903.