Education

  • Ph.D. Materials Science and Engineering, Drexel University, 2014

Professional Experience

  • Research Assistant Professor, Drexel University, 2016- 2019

Awards & Honors

  • Highly Cited Researcher, Web of Science, 2019 & 2020
  • Top-five trending authors in materials science and nanotechnology, Microsoft Academic, 2020
  • Emerging Leaders 2020, Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter (JPCM), 2020
  • Postdoctoral Award, Materials Research Society (MRS), 2016
  • Teaching Achievement Award, Drexel University, 2014
  • Teaching Excellence Award, Drexel University, 2012
  • Roland B. Snow Award for Best of the Show in Ceramographic, American Ceramics Society (ACerS), 2013, 2012.
  • Diamond Award, Graduate Excellence in Materials Science (GEMS) Award, American Ceramics Society (ACerS), 2012.

Selected Publications

  • Complete list of publications: https://www.babakanasori.com/publications
  • Hong, B. C. Wyatt, S. K. Nemani, B. Anasori, “Double Transition Metal MXenes: Atomistic Design of Two-dimensional Carbides and Nitrides”, MRS Bulletin October (2020).
  • Gogotsi, B. Anasori, “The Rise of MXenes” ACS Nano, 13, 8491-8494 (2019).
  • Anasori, M. R. Lukatskaya, Y. Gogotsi, “2D Metal Carbides and Nitrides (MXenes) for Energy Storage”, Nature Reviews Materials, 2, 16098 (2017).
  • Deysher, C. E. Shuck, K. Hantanasirisakul, N. C. Frey. A. C. Foucher, K. Maleski, A. Sarycheva, V. B. Shenoy, E. A. Stach, B. Anasori, Y. Gogotsi, “Synthesis of Mo4VAlC4 MAX Phase and Two-Dimensional Mo4VC4 MXene with Five Atomic Layers of Transition Metals” ACS Nano, 14, 204-217 (2019).
  • Sarycheva, A. Polemi, Y. Liu, K. Dandekar, B. Anasori, Y. Gogotsi, “2D titanium carbide (MXene) for wireless communication”, Science Advances, 4, eaau0920 (2018).
  • Wang, M. Salari, D. Jiang, J. C. Varela, B. Anasori, D. J. Wesolowski, S. Dai, M.W. Grinstaff, Y. Gogotsi, “Electrode Material–ionic Liquid Coupling for Electrochemical Energy Storage”, Nature Reviews Materials (2020).
  • Xia, T. S. Mathis, M. Q. Zhao, B. Anasori, A. Dang, Z. Zhou, H. Cho, Y. Gogotsi, S. Yang, “Thickness-independent Capacitance of Vertically Aligned Liquid-crystalline MXenes”, Nature, 557, 409 (2018).
  • Lipatov, H. Lu, M. Alhabeb, B. Anasori, A. Gruverman, Y. Gogotsi, A. Sinitskii, “Elastic Properties of 2D Ti3C2Tx MXene Monolayers and Bilayers”, Science Advances, 4, eaat0491 (2018).
  • Shahzad, M. Alhabeb, C. B. Hatter, B. Anasori, M. H. Soon, C. M. Koo, Y. Gogotsi, “Electromagnetic Interference Shielding with 2D Transition Metal Carbide (MXenes)”, Science, 353, 1137-1140 (2016).
  • M-Q. Zhao, M. Torelli, E. Ren, M. Ghidiu, Z. Ling, B. Anasori, M. W. Barsoum, Y. Gogotsi, “2D Titanium Carbide and Transition Metal Oxides Hybrid Electrodes for Li-Ion Storage”, Nano Energy, 30, 603-613 (2016).
  • Anasori, C. Shi, E-J. Moon, Y. Xie, C. Voigt, E. Dooryhee, P. R. C. Kent, S. J. May, S. J. L. Billinge, M. W. Barsoum, Y. Gogotis, “Control of Electronic Properties of 2D Carbides (MXenes) by Manipulating Their Transition Metal Layers”, Nanoscale Horizons, 1, 227-334 (2016).
  • Anasori, Y. Xie, M. Beidaghi, J. Lu, B. C. Hosler, L. Hultman, P. R. C. Kent, Y. Gogotsi, M. W. Barsoum, “Two-Dimensional, Ordered, Double Transition Metals Carbides (MXenes)”, ACS Nano, 9, 9507-9516 (2015).

Expertise

  • Nanomaterials, 2D materials, MXenes, synthesis and characterization, multifunctional nanocomposites, structural materials, mechanical properties, high-temperature materials, metal composites, ceramic composites. 

Interests