The Naguib Research Group officially starts at Tulane University!
Kaitlyn E. Prenger and Brianna Kenney joined the Naguib Research Group as graduate students.
Welcome Kaitlyn and Brianna!
January 21-26, 2018
Dr. Naguib was invited to give a talk, titled "MXenes as Host Materials for Ions", at 42nd International Conference and Exposition on Advanced Ceramics and Composites, Daytona Beach, FL, USA.
May 24-26, 2018
Dr. Naguib was invited to give a talk, titled "Intercalation in MXenes; More Complex than it First Appears", 1st International Conference on MXenes for Energy Applications, at Jilin University, Changchun, China
June 4-8, 2018
Dr. Naguib was invited to give a talk, titled "MXenes as Hosting Materials for Ions and Molecules",
14th International Ceramic Congress (CIMTEC 2018), at Perugia, Italy.
September 10, 2018
Anika Tabassum joined the Naguib Research Group as a graduate student. Welcome Anika!
August 19-23, 2018
Dr. Naguib was invited to give a talk, titled "Analysis of MXenes in Electrochemical Energy Storage Applications", at 256th ACS National Meeting in Boston, MA, USA.
September 11-14, 2018
Dr. Naguib was invited to give a Plenary Lecture, titled "the Fastest Growing Family of 2D Materials: An Overview for their Synthesis, Properties and Applications", at 13th Nanosmat 2018, Gdansk, Poland.
September 19, 2018
Dr. Naguib was invited to give a talk, titled "Intercalation in MXenes; More Complex than it First Appears", at Helmholtz Zentrum Berlin, Berlin, Germany.
September 28, 2018
Dr. Kun Liang joined the Naguib Research Group as a postdoc fellow. Welcome Kun!
October 14-18, 2018
Dr. Naguib was invited to give a talk, titled "Complexity of Intercalation In-between 2D Transition Metal Carbides “MXenes” and Their Applications as Energy Storage Materials", at Materials Science & Technology 2018 (MS&T18), Columbus, OH, USA.
October 25, 2018
Dr. Naguib was invited to give a talk, titled "Intercalation in MXenes; More Complex than it First Appears", at Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, USA.
November 28, 2018
Dr Naguib has been listed as a Highly Cited Researcher by Clarivate Analytics.
Dr. Naguib was invited to give a keynote talk, titled "Implications of Intercalation in MXenes" at 3rd Symposium on Synthesis and Application of Novel Material 2019, Ningbo, China.
July 29-30, 2019
Dr. Naguib was awarded Ten at Ten award in the people category from the U.S. Department of Energy. More details can be found in Tulane press release.
Majed Ibrahim joined our research group as a graduate student. Welcome Majed!
September 29-October 3, 2019
Dr. Naguib delivered an invited talk, titled "Two-dimensional Transition Metal Carbides and Nitrides “MXenes” from Layered Bulk MAX Phases; Synthesis, Properties and Applications", at Materials Science & Technology 2019 (MS&T19), Portland, OR, USA.
October 15-17, 2019
Dr. Naguib delivered an invited talk, titled "Two-dimensional Titanium Carbonitride, a Novel Member of the MXene Family" at Beilstein Nanotechnology Symposium 2019 (Nano 2D Materials), Mainz, Germany.
August 4-7, 2020
Dr. Naguib delivered a plenary talk titled "Role of Intercalation in MXenes Processing and Performance" at MXene Conference 2020, Virtual Event due to COVID-19.
October 11-14, 2020
Dr. Naguib delivered a keynote talk titled "Pre-Intercalation Effect on MXenes Behavior" at 3rd International Conference on MXenes, Ningbo, China, (was delivered online due to COVID-19).
November 9, 2020
Dr. Naguib has been elected to serve as a committee member in Center for Nanophase Materials
Sciences (CNMS) User Executive Committee (UEC) at Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL).
November 27- December4, 2020
Dr. Naguib and group members (Dr. Kun Liang and PhD candidate Kaitlyn Prenger) delivered invited talks and oral presentations at MRS 2020.
Three members of our group have graduated or finished their term at Tulane. While we will miss them, we are very happy for them to start their careers:
Dr Kun Liang (Postdoctoral fellow 2019-2021), is now Professor at Ningbo Institute of Materials Technology and Engineering.
Hudson McKinley (MS MSE 2021), is now a Battery Engineer at Tesla.
Shae Jolly (MS MSE 2021), is now a Battery Engineer at Advano.
July 1, 2021
Dr Naguib received NSF CAREER Award ($607,788) to study Synthesis of Novel Two-Dimensional Materials from Metastable Layered Materials.
January 27, 2022
Dr Naguib was hosted by Out to Lunch (of NPR) radio show that is aired on WWNO 89.9FM
December 23, 2021
Our recent paper titles "Synthesis of new two-dimensional titanium
carbonitride Ti2C0.5N0.5Tx MXene and its performance as an electrode
material for sodium-ion battery" that was published in InfoMat has
been featured as a cover for the journal December 2021 Issue.
Congratulation to Kun, Anika and all co-authors
November 16, 2021
Dr. Naguib has been listed as a Highly Cited Researchers by Clarivate.
November 4, 2021
Dr. Naguib receives the Rising Star Award from Tulane University during the the first Tulane University Research, Scholarship and Artistic Achievement Awards on, to honor outstanding Tulane scholars and recognize their exceptional research. (Tulane Press Release)
October 1, 2021
Our recent perspective article titled "Ten Years of Progress in the
Synthesis and Development of MXenes" that was written by the MXenes
inventors (M. Naguib, M.W. Barsoum and Y. Gogotsi) and published in
Advanced Materials as part of the journal celebration of 10th
anniversary of MXene discovery was featured as a cover for the
journal issue 39 (2021).
August 16, 2021
Our recent paper titled "Engineering the Interlayer Spacing by
Pre-Intercalation for High Performance Supercapacitor MXene
Electrodes in Room Temperature Ionic Liquid" that was published in
Advanced Functional Materials was featured as a cover for the
journal issue 33 (2021). This paper received lots of online media
attention such as UtilityDive, Inside Climate News, and Biz New Orleans.
Congratulations to Kun and all co-authors!