Kirill Kovnir

Novel materials for energy

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1 Dolyniuk, J.; Whitfield, P.S.; Lee, K.; Lebedev, O.I.; Kovnir, K. Controlling Superstructural Ordering in the Clathrate-I Ba8Cu16P30 (M= Cu, Zn) through the Formation of Metal-Metal Bonds. Chem. Sci. 2017, DOI: 10.1039/C7SC00354D.

2. Dolyniuk, J.; Zaikina, J.V.; Kaseman, D.C.; Sen, S.; Kovnir, K. Breaking the Tetra-Coordinated Framework Rule: New Clathrate Ba8M24P28+δ (M = Cu/Zn). Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2017, 56, 2418-2422. Cover Figure; VIP: Very Important Paper.

3. Dolyniuk, J.; Owens-Baird, B.; Wang, J.; Zaikina, J.V.; Kovnir, K. Clathrate Thermoelectrics. Materials Science & Engineering R. 2016, 108, 1-46. Invited Review.

4. Wang, J.; Marple, M.; Lee, K.; Sen, S.; Kovnir, K. Synthesis, crystal structure, and advanced NMR characterization of a low temperature polymorph of SiSe2. J. Mater. Chem. A 2016, 4, 11276-11283. HOT Paper.

5. Wang, J.; Kaseman, D.; Lee, K.; Sen, S.; Kovnir, K. Enclathration of X@La4 tetrahedra in channels of Zn-P frameworks in La3Zn4P6X (X = Cl, Br). Chem. Mater. 2016, 28, 4741-4750.

6. Lee, K.; Kamali, S.; Ericsson, T.; Bellard, M.; Kovnir, K. GeAs: Highly anisotropic van der Waals thermoelectric material. Chem. Mater. 2016, 28, 2776-2785.

7. Wang, J.; Kovnir, K. Elusive β-Zn8Sb7: A new zinc antimonide thermoelectric. J. Amer. Chem. Soc. 2015, 137, 12474-12477.

8. Dolyniuk, J.; Wang, J.; Lee, K.; Kovnir, K. Twisted Kelvin cells and truncated octahedral cages in the crystal structures of unconventional clathrates, AM2P4 (A = Sr, Ba; M = Cu, Ni) Chem. Mater. 2015, 27, 4476-4484.

9. Wang, X.; .Kolen'ko, Yu.V.; Bao, X.-Q.; Kovnir, K.; Liu, L. One-Step Synthesis of Self-Supported Nickel Phosphide Nanosheet Array Cathodes for Efficient Electrocatalytic Hydrogen Generation. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2015, 54, 8188-8192.

10. Lee, K.; Kaseman, D.; Sen, S.; Hung, I.; Gan, Z.; Gerke, B.; Pottgen, R.; Feygenson, M.; Neuefeind, J.; Lebedev, O.I.; Kovnir, K. Intricate short-range ordering and strongly anisotropic transport properties of Li1-xSn2+xAs2. J. Amer. Chem. Soc. 2015, 137, 3622-3630.

11. Greenfield, J.T.; Kamali, S.; Lee, K.; Kovnir, K. A Solution for Solution-Produced β-FeSe: Elucidating and Overcoming Factors that Prevent Superconductivity. Chem. Mater. 2015, 27, 588-596.

12. Greenfield, J.T.; Pak, C.; Kamali, S.; Lee, K.; Kovnir, K. Control over Connectivity and Magnetism of Tetrahedral FeSe2 Chains through Coordination Fe-Amine Complexes. Chem. Commun. 2015, 51, 5355-5358. 81. Wang, J.; Lee, K.; Kovnir, K.