Journal Papers

†: Equally contributed first authors. *: Corresponding author

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89. Liang, K.; Matsumoto, R.A.; Zhao, W.; Osti, N.C.; Popov, I.; Thapaliya, B.P.; Fleischmann, S.; Misra, S.; Prenger, K.; Tyagi, M.; Mamontov, E.; Augustyn, V.; Unocic, R.; Sokolov, A.P.; Dai, S.; Cummings, P.; Naguib, M.,* Engineering the Interlayer Spacing by Pre-Intercalation for High Performance Supercapacitor MXene Electrodes in Room Temperature Ionic Liquid, Advanced Functional Materials 2021, DOI:10.1002/adfm.202104007.

88. Tyler, J.L.; Sacci, R.L.; Ning, J.; Mullins, D.R.; Liang, K.; Nanda, J.; Sun, J.; Naguib, M.,* Egyptian Blue: From Pigment to Battery Electrode, RSC Advances 2021, 11, 19885-19889.

87.Jolly S.; Paranthaman, M.P.; Naguib, M.,* Synthesis of Ti3C2Tz MXene from Low-Cost and Environmentally Friendly Precursors, Materials Today Advances 2021, 10, 100139.

86. Cai, L.; Li, Z.; Zhang, S.; Prenger, K.; Naguib, M.; Pol, V.G., Safer Lithium-ion Battery Anode based on Ti3C2Tz MXene with Thermal Safety Mechanistic Elucidation, Chemical Engineering Journal 2021, 419, 129387.

85. Brady, A.; Liang, K.; Vuong, V.Q.; Sacci, R.; Prenger, K.; Thompson M.; Matsumoto, R.; Cummings, P.; Irle, S.; Wang, H.-W.; Naguib, M.,* Pre-Sodiated Ti3C2Tx MXene Structure and Behavior as Electrode for Sodium-Ion Capacitors, ACS Nano 2021,  15, 2, 2994-3003.

84. Zeraati, A.S..; Mirkhani, S.; Sun, P.; Naguib, M.; Braun, P.V.; Sundararaj, U., Improved Synthesis of Ti3C2Tx MXene Resulting in Exceptional Electrical Conductivity, High Synthesis Yield, and Enhanced Capacitance, Nanoscale 2021, 13, 3572-3580.


83. Ganeshan, K.; Shin, Y.K.; Osti, N.C.; Sun, Y.; Prenger, K.; Naguib, M.; Tyagi, M.; Mamontov, E.; Jiang, D.; van Duin, A.C.T., Structure and Dynamics of Aqueous Electrolytes Confined in 2D-TiO2/Ti3C2T2 MXene Heterostructures,

ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 2020, 12, 52, 58378–58389.

82. Naguib, M.;* Tang, W.; Browning, K.L.; Veith, G.M.; Maliekkal, V.; Neurock, M.; Villa, A, Catalytic Activity of Ti-based MXenes for the Hydrogenation of Furfural, ChemCatChem 2020, 12, 5733-5742.

81. Pandey, R.P.; Rasheed, P.A.; Gomez, T.; Rasool, K.; Ponraj, J.; Prenger, K.; Naguib, M.; Mahmoud, K.A., Effect of Sheet Size and Atomic Structure on the Antibacterial, ACS Applied Nano Materials 2020, 3, 11372–11382.

80. Husmann, S.; Budak, Ö.; Shim, H.; Liang, K.; Aslan, M.; Kruth, A.; Quade, A.; Naguib M.; Presser, V., Ionic Liquid-Based Synthesis of MXene, Chemical Communications 2020, 6, 11082-11085.

79. Rasheed, P.A.; Pandey, R.P.; Gomez, T.; Jabbar, K.A.; Prenger, K.; Naguib, M.; Aïssa, B.; Mahmoud, K.A., Nb-based MXenes for Efficient Electrochemical Sensing of Small Biomolecules in the Anodic Potential, Electrochemistry Communications 2020,119, 106811.

78. Al-Temimy, A.; Kronast, F.; Mawass, M.-A.; Mazzio, K.A.; Prenger, K., Naguib, M.; Petit, T.; Raoux, S. Spatially Resolved X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy Investigation of Cation-Intercalated Multi-Layered Ti3C2Tx MXene Single Flakes, Applied Surface Science 2020, 530,147157.

77. Gao, Q.; Sun, W.; Ilani-Kashkouli, P.; Tselev, A.; Kent, P.; Kabengi, N.; Naguib, M.; Alhabeb, M.; Tsai, W-Y.; Baddorf, A.P.; Huang, J.; Jesse, S.; Gogotsi, Y.; Balke, N,  Tracking Ion Intercalation into Layered Ti3C2 MXene Films Across Length Scales, Energy & Environmental Science 2020, 13, 2549-2558.

76. Rasheed, P.A.; Pandey, R.P.; Gomez, T.; Naguib, M.; Mahmoud, K.A., Large Interlayer Spacing Nb4C3Tx (MXene) Promotes the Ultrasensitive Electrochemical Detection of Pb2+ on Glassy Carbon Electrodes, RSC Advances 2020, 10, 41, 24697-24704.

75. Kobayashi, T.; Sun, Y.; Prenger, K.; Jiang, D.; Naguib, M.; Pruskia, M., On the Nature of Terminating Hydroxyl Groups and Intercalating Water in Ti3C2Tx MXenes: A Study by 1H SolidState NMR and DFT Calculations, The Journal of Physical Chemistry C 2020, 124, 25, 13649–13655.

74. Jastrzębska, A.M.; Szuplewska, A.; Wojciechowska, A.R.; Mitrzak, J.; Wojciechowski, T.; Chudy, M.; Moszczyńska, D.; Wójcik, A.; Prenger, K.; Naguib, M., Juggling Surface Charges of 2D Niobium Carbide MXenes for a Reactive Oxygen Species Scavenging and Effective Targeting of the Malignant Melanoma Cell Cycle into Programmed Cell Death, ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering 2020, 8, 21, 7942–7951.

73. Sun, W.; Wang, H.-W.; Vlcek, L.; Peng J.; Brady, A.B.; Osti, N.C.; Mamontov, E.; Tyagi, M.; Nanda, J.; Greenbaum, S.G.; Kent, P.R.C.; Naguib, M.,* Multiscale and Multimodal Characterization of Two-Dimensional Titanium Carbonitride MXene. Advanced Materials Interface 2020, 1902207.

72. Al-Temimy, A.; Prenger, K.; Golnak, R.; Lounasvuori, M.; Naguib, M.; Petit, T.  The Impact of Cation Intercalation on the Electronic Structure of Ti3C2Tx MXenes. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 2020, 12, 13, 15087-15094.

71. Naguib, M.,* Multifunctional Pure MXene Fiber from Liquid Crystals of Only Water and MXene, ACS Central Science 2020, 6 (3), 344-346. (Invited First Reaction)

70. Naguib, M.,* MXenes: A Rising Star in the Constellation of Two-dimensional Materials. Current Opinion in Solid State & Materials Science 2020, 24, 1, 100809. (Invited Editorial)

69. Westover, A.S.; Kercher, A.K.; Kornbluth, M.; Naguib, M.; Palmer, D.; Cullen, D.A.; Dudney, N., Plasma Synthesis of Spherical Crystalline and Amorphous Electrolyte Nanopowders for Solid-State Batteries. ACS Applied Materials & Interface 2020, 12 (10), 11570-11578.

68. Sun, Y.; Zhan, C.;  Kent, P.R.C.; Naguib, M.; Gogotsi, Y.; Jiang, D., Proton Redox and Transport in MXene-Confined Water, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 2020, 12, 1, 763-770.


67. Naguib, M.; Sharafi, A.; Self. E.C.; Meyer, H.M.; Sakamoto, J.; Nanda, J.; Interfacial Reactions and Performance of Li7La3Zr2O12-Stabilized Li−Sulfur Hybrid Cell, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 2019, 11 (45), 42042-42048.

66. Nanda, J.; Yang, Y.; Hou, T.; Voylov, D.N.; Li, X.; Ruther, R.E.; Naguib, M.; Persson, K.; Veith, G.M.; Sokolov, A.V., Unraveling the Nanoscale Heterogeneity of Solid Electrolyte Interphase Using Tip-Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy, Joule 2019, 3 (8), 2001-2019. 

65. Zhan, C.; Sun, W.; Kent, P.R.C.; Naguib, M.; Gogotsi, Y.; Jiang, D., Computational Screening of MXene Electrodes for Pseudocapacitive Energy Storage, The Journal of Physical Chemistry C 2019, 123, 315-321.

64. Su, T.; Hood, Z.D.; Naguib, M.; Bai, L.; Luo, S.; Rouleau, C.M.; Ivanov, I.N.; Ji, H.; Qin, Z.; Wu, Z., Monolayer Ti3C2Tx as an Effective Co-catalyst for Enhanced Photocatalytic Hydrogen Production over TiO2, ACS Applied Energy Material 2019, 2 (7), 4640-4651.

63. Mirkhani, S.A.; Shayesteh, A.Z.; Aliabadian, E.; Naguib, M.; Sundararaj, U., High Dielectric Constant and Low Dielectric Loss via Poly (vinyl alcohol)/Ti3C2Tx MXene Nanocomposite, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 2019,

 11 (20), 18599-18608.

62. Oyedotum, K.O.; Momodu, D.Y.; Naguib, M.; Mirghni, A.A.; Masikhwa, T.M.; Khaleed, A.A.; Kebede, M.; Manyala, N. Electrochemical performance of two-dimensional Ti3C2-Mn3O4 nanocomposites and carbonized iron cations for hybrid supercapacitor electrodes, Electrochemica Acta 2019, 301, 487-499.

61. Su, T.; Hood, Z.D.; Naguib, M.; Bai, L.; Luo, S.; Rouleau, C.M.; Ivanov, I.N.; Ji, H.; Qin, Z.; Wu, Z. 2D/2D heterojunction of Ti3C2/g-C3N4 nanosheets for enhanced photocatalytic hydrogen evolution, Nanoscale 2019, 11, 8138-8149.


60. Muckley, E.S.; Naguib. M.; Ivanov, I.N. Multi-modal, ultrasensitive, wide-range humidity sensing with Ti3C2 filmNanoscale 2018, 10, 21689-21695.

59. Overbury, S.H.; Kolesnikov, A.I.; Brown, G.M.; Zhang, Z.; Nair, G.S.; Sacci, R.L.; Lotfi, R.; van Duin A.C.; Naguib, M.* Complexity of intercalation in MXenes: destabilization of urea by two-dimensional titanium carbide, Journal of the American Chemical Society 2018, 140 (32), 10305–10314.

58. Naguib, M.; Allu, S.; Simunovic, S.; Li, J.; Wang, H.; Dudney, N.J. Limiting internal short-circuit damage by electrode partition for impact-tolerant Li-ion batteries, Joule 2018, 2, 1-13.

57. Cao, P-F.; Naguib, M.; Du, Z.; Stacy, E.; Li, B.; Hong, T.; Xing, K.; Voylov, D.N.; Li, J.; Wood, D.L.; Sokolov, A.P.; Nanda, J.; Saito, T. Effect of binder architecture on the performance of silicon/graphite composite anodes for Lithium ion batteries, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 2018,  10 (4), 3470-3478.

56. Su, T.; Peng, R.; Hood, Z.D.; Naguib, M.; Ivanov, I.N.; Keum, J.K., Qin, Z.; Guo, Z.; Wu, Z. One‐step synthesis of Nb2O5/C/Nb2C (MXene) composites and their use as photocatalysts for hydrogen evolution, ChemSusChem 2018, 11 (4), 688-699.

55. Zhan, C.; Naguib, M.; Lukatskaya, M.; Kent, P.R.C.; Gogotsi, Y.; Jiang, D. Understanding the MXene pseudocapacitance, The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters 2018, 9, 1223-1228.

54. Lotfi, R.; Naguib, M.; Yilmaz, D.E.; Nanda, J.; van Duin, A.C.T. A comparative study on the oxidation of two-dimensional Ti3C2 MXene structures in different environments, Journal of Materials Chemistry A 2018, 6, 12733-12743.

Publication before starting at Tulane University


53. Muckley, E.S.; † Naguib. M.;†* Wang, H-W.; Vlcek, L.; Osti, O.C.; Sacci, R.L.; Sang, X.; Unocic, E.R.; Xie, Y.; Tyagi, M.; Mamontov, E.; Page, K.L.; Kent, P.R.C.; Nanda, J.; Ivanov, I.N., Multimodality of structural, electrical, and gravimetric responses of intercalated MXenes to water, ACS Nano 2017, 11 (11), 11118–11126

52. Naguib, M.;* Adams, R.A.; Zhao, Y.; Zemlyanov, D.; Varma, A.; Nanda, J.; Pol, V. Electrochemical performance of MXenes as K-ion battery anodes, Chemical Communications 2017, 53, 6883-6886.

51. Qiang, G.; Come, J; Naguib, M.; Jesse, S.; Gogotsi, Y.; Balke, N, Synergetic effects of K+ and Mg2+ ions intercalation on electrochemical and actuation properties of two-dimensional Ti3C2 MXene, Faraday Discussion 2017, 199, 393-403.

50. Self, E.C.; Naguib, M.; Ruther, R.E.; McRen, E.C.; Wycisk, R.; Liu, G.; Nanda, J.; Pintauro, P.N., Electrospun Particle/Polymer Si-Based Nanofiber Anodes for Li-ion Batteries., ChemSusChem 2017, 10 (8), 1823-1831.

49. Sharma, G.; Muthuswamy, E.; Naguib, M.; Gogotsi, Y.; Navrotsky, A.; Wu, D., Calorimetric Study of Alkali Metal Ion (K+, Na+, Li+) Exchange in a Clay-like MXene, The Journal of Physical Chemistry C 2017, 121 (28), 15145-15153.

48. Sharafi, A.; Yu, S.; Naguib, M., Lee, M.; Ma, C.; Meyer, H.M.; Nanda, J.; Chi, M.; Siegel, D.J.; Sakamoto, J., Impact of air exposure and surface chemistry on Li–Li7La3Zr2O12 interfacial resistance, Journal of Materials Chemistry A 2017, 5, 13475-13487.

47. Osti, N.C.; Naguib, M.; Tyagi, M.; Gogotsi, Y.; Kolesnikov, A.I.; Mamontov, E., Evidence of molecular hydrogen trapped in two-dimensional layered titanium carbide-based MXene, Physical Review Materials 2017, 1 (2), 024004.

46. Osti, N.C.; Naguib, M.; Ganeshan, K.; Shin, Y.K.; Ostadhossein, A.; van Duin, A.C.T.; Cheng, Y.; Daemen, L.L.; Gogotsi, Y.; Mamontov, E.; Kolesnikov, A.I., Influence of metal ions intercalation on the vibrational dynamics of water confined between MXene layers, Physical Review Materials 2017, 1 (6), 065406.


45. Naguib, M.;* Saito, T.; Lai, S.; Rager, M.S.; Aytug, T.; Paranthaman, M.P.;  Zhao, M-Q; Gogotsi Y., Ti3C2Tx (MXene)-Polyacrylamide Nanocomposite Films, RSC Advances 2016, 6, 72069-72073.

44. Yang, J.;† Naguib, M.;†,* Ghidiu, M.; Pan, L.-M.; Gu, J.; Nanda, J.; Gogotsi, Y.; Barsoum, M.W., Two-dimensional Nb-based M4C3 Solid Solutions (MXenes), Journal of the American Ceramic Society 2016, 99 (2) 660–666.

43. Sharma, G.; Naguib, M.; Feng, D.; Gogotsi, Y.; Navrotsky, A., Calorimetric Determination of Thermodynamic Stability of MAX and MXene Phases, Journal of Physical Chemistry C 2016, 120 (49), 28131-28137.

42. Halim, J.; Kota, S.S.; † Lukatskaya, M.R.; † Naguib, M., † Zhao, M.; Moon, E.J.; Pitock, J.; Nanda, J.; May, S.J.; Gogotsi, Y.; Barsoum, M.W., Synthesis and Characterization of Two-Dimensional Molybdenum Carbide (MXene), Advanced Functional Materials 2016, 26 (18), 3118–3127.

41. Wang, H.; Peng, R.; Hood, Z.; Naguib, M.; Adhikari, S.P.; Wu, Z., Titania Composites with 2 D Transition Metal Carbides as Photocatalysts for Hydrogen Production under Visible-Light Irradiation, ChemSusChem 2016, 9 (12), 1490–1497.

40. Wang, H-S; Naguib, M.; Page, K.; Wesolowski, D.J.; Gogotsi, Y., Resolving the Structure of Ti3C2Tx MXenes through Multi-Level Structural Modeling of the Atomic Pair Distribution Function, Chemistry of Materials 2016, 28 (1), 349–359.

39. Mashtalir, O.; Lukatskaya, M.R.; Kolesnikov, A.I.; Raymundo-Piñero, E.; Naguib, M.; Barsoum, M.W.; Gogotsi, Y., Effect of Hydrazine Intercalation on Structure and Capacitance of 2D Titanium Carbide (MXene), Nanoscale 2016, 8 (17) 9128-9133.

38. Osti, N.C.; Naguib, M.; Ostadhossein, A.; Xie, Y.; Kent, P.R.C.;  Dyatkin, B.;  Rother, G.; Heller, W.T.;  van Duin, A.C.T.;  Gogotsi, Y.; Mamontov, E., Effect of Metal Ion Intercalation on the Structure of MXene and Water Dynamics on its Internal Surfaces, ACS Applied Materials &Interfaces 2016, 8 (14) 8859-8863.

37. Come, J.; Xie, Y.; Naguib, M., Jesse, S.; Kalinin, S.V.; Gogotsi, Y.; Kent, P.R.C.; Balke, N., Nanoscale elastic changes in two-dimensional Ti3C2Tx (MXene) pseudocapacitive electrodes, Advanced Energy Materials 2016, 6 (9), 1502290.

36. Halim, J.; Cook, K.M.; Naguib, M.; Eklund, P.; Gogotsi, Y.; Rosen, J.; Barsoum, M.W., X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy of Select Multi-layered Transition Metal Carbides (MXenes), Applied Surface Science 2016, 362, 406–417.

35. Bentzel, G.; Naguib, M., Lane, N.J.; Vogel, S.C.; Presser, V.; Dubois, S.; Lu, J.; Hultman, L.; Barsoum, M.W.; Caspi, E.N. High-temperature neutron diffraction, Raman spectroscopy, and first-principles calculations of Ti3SnC2 and Ti2SnC, Journal of the American Ceramic Society 2016, 99 (7), 2233–2242.

34. Tesfaye, A.T.; Mashtalir, O.; Naguib, M., Barsoum, M.W.; Gogotsi, Y.; Djenizian, T., Anodized Ti3SiC2 as an Anode Material for Li-ion Microbatteries, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 2016, 8 (26) 16670–16676.

33. Zhang, C.; Beidaghi, M.; Naguib, M.; Lukatskaya, M.R.; Zhao, M.Q.; Dyatkin, B.; Cook, K.M.; Kim, S.J.; Eng, B.; Xiao, X.; Long, D.; Qiao, W.; Dunn, B.; Gogotsi, Y., Synthesis and Charge Storage Properties of Hierarchical Niobium Pentoxide/Carbon/Niobium Carbide (MXene) Hybrid Materials, Chemistry of Materials 2016, 28 (11), 3937–3943.


32. Harris, K.J.; Bugnet, M.; Naguib, M.; Barsoum, M.W.; Goward, G., Direct Measurement of Surface Termination Groups and their Conductivity in the 2D MXene V2CTx using NMR Spectroscopy, Journal of Physical Chemistry C 2015, 119 (24), 13713–13720.

31. Kim, S.J.; Naguib, M.; Zhao, M.; Zhang, C.; Jung, H-T; Barsoum, M.W.; Gogotsi,  Y., High Mass Loading, Binder-Free MXene Anodes for High Areal Capacity Li-ion Batteries, Electrochimica Acta 2015, 163, 246-251.

30. Come, J.; Black J.B.; Lukatskaya M.R.; Naguib, M.; Beidaghi, M.; Rondinone, A.J.; Kalinin, S.V.; Wesolowski, D.J.; Gogotsi, Y.; Balke, N., Controlling the Actuation Properties of MXene Paper Electrodes upon Cation Intercalation. Nano Energy 2015, 17, 27-35.

29. Naguib, M.;* Unocic, R.R.; Armstrong, B.L.; Nanda, J., Large-Scale Delamination of Multi-Layers Transition Metal Carbides and Carbonitrides “MXenes”, Dalton Transactions 2015, 44 (20), 9353-9358.

28. Naguib, M.; Gogotsi, Y.; Synthesis of Two-Dimensional Materials by Selective Extraction, Accounts of Chemical Research 2015, 48 (1), 128-135. Invited Paper


27. Xie, Y.; Dall’Agnese, Y.; Naguib, M.; Gogotsi, Y.; Barsoum, M.W.; Zhuang, H.L.; Kent, P.R.C., Prediction and Characterization of MXene Nanosheet Anodes for Non-Lithium-Ion Batteries, ACS Nano 2014, 8 (9), 9606–9615.

26. Naguib, M.; Bentzel, G.W.; Shah, J.; Halim, J.; Caspi, E.N.; Lu, J.; Hultman, L.; Barsoum, M.W., New Solid Solution MAX Phases: (Ti0.5,V0.5)3AlC2, (Nb0.5,V0.5)2AlC, (Nb0.5,V0.5)4AlC3, and (Nb0.8,Zr0.2)2AlC, Materials Research Letters 2014, 2 (4), 233-240.

25. Shi, C.; Beidaghi, M.; Naguib, M.; Mashtalir, O.; Gogotsi, Y.; Billinge, S.J.L., Structure of Nanocrystalline Ti3C2 MXene Using Atomic Pair Distribution Function, Physical Review Letters 2014. 112 (12), 125501.

24. Naguib, M.; Mochalin, V.N.; Barsoum, M.W.; Gogotsi, Y., 25th Anniversary Article: MXenes: A New Family of Two-Dimensional Materials, Advanced Materials 2014, 26 (7), 992-1005. Invited Paper, Cover.

23. Naguib, M.; Mashtalir, O.; Lukatskaya, M.R.; Dyatkin, B.; Zhang, C; Presser, V.; Gogotsi, Y.; Barsoum, M.W., One-Step Synthesis of Nanocrystalline Transition Metal Oxide on Thin Sheets of Disordered Graphitic Carbon by Oxidation of MXenes, Chemical Communications 2014, 50 (56), 7420-7423. Cover.

22. Lukatskaya, M.R.; Halim, J.; Dyatkin, B.; Naguib, M.; Buranova, Y.S.; Barsoum, M.W.; Gogotsi, Y., Room-Temperature Carbide Derived Carbon Synthesis by Electrochemical Etching of MAX Phases, Angewandte Chemie 2014, 53 (19), 4877-4880. Cover.

21. Xie, Y.; Naguib, M.; Mochalin, V.N.; Barsoum, M.W.; Gogotsi, Y.; Yu, X.; Nam, K-W.; Yang, X-Q.; Kolesnikov, A.I.; Kent, P.R.C., Role of Surface Structure on Li-ion Energy Storage Capacity of Two-dimensional Transition Metal Carbides, Journal of the American Chemical Society 2014, 136 (17), 6385-6394.

20. Ghidiu, M.; Naguib, M.; Shi, C.; Mashtalir, O.; Pan, L.F.; Yang, J.; Gogotsi, Y.; Billinge, S.J.L., Barsoum, M.W., Synthesis and Characterization of Two-Dimensional Nb4C3 (MXene), Chemical Communications 2014, 50 (67), 9517-9520.

19. Mauchamp, V.; Bugnet, M.; Bellido, E.P.; Botton, G.A.; Moreau, P.; Magne, D.; Naguib, M.; Barsoum, M.W.; Cabioc’h, T., Enhanced and Tunable Surface Plasmons in Two-Dimensional Ti3C2 Stacks: Electronic Structure vs Boundary Effects, Physical Review B 2014, 89, 235428.

18. Er, D.; Li, J.; Naguib, M.; Gogotsi, Y.; Shenoy, V.B., MXenes as High Capacity Electrode Materials for Metal (Li, Na, K, Ca)-Ion Batteries, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 2014, 6 (14), 11173-11179.


17. Naguib, M.; Halim, J.; Lu, J.; Cook, M.K; Hultman, L.; Gogotsi, Y.; and Barsoum, M.W., New Two-Dimensional Niobium and Vanadium Carbides as Promising Materials for Li-ion Batteries, Journal of the American Chemical Society 2013, 135 (43), 15966-15969.

16. Mashtalir, O.; Kurtoglu, M.; Pogulay, S.; Gogotsi, A.; Naguib, M.; Gogotsi, Y., Photocatalytic WO3 and TiO2 Films on Brass, International Journal of Applied Ceramic Technology 2013, 10 (1), 26-32.

15. Lukatskaya, M.R.; Mashtalir, O.; Ren, C.E.; Dall’Agnese, Y.; Rozier, P.; Taberna, P.L.; Naguib, M.; Simon, P.; Barsoum, M.W.; and Gogotsi, Y., Cation Intercalation and High Volumetric Capacitance of Two-dimensional Titanium Carbide, Science 2013, 341 (6153), 1502-1505.

14. Mashtalir, O.; Naguib, M.; Dyatkin, B.; Gogotsi, Y.; Barsoum, M.W., Kinetics of Aluminum Extraction from Ti3AlC2 in Hydrofluoric Acid, Materials Chemistry and Physics 2013, 139 (1), 147-152.

13. Mashtalir, O.; Naguib, M.; Mochalin, V.N.; Dall’Agnese, Y.; Heon, M; Barsoum, M.W.; Gogotsi, Y., Intercalation and Delamination of Layered Carbides and Carbonitrides, Nature Communications 2013, 4, 1716-1722.


12. Naguib, M.; Mashtalir, O.; Carle, J.; Presser, V; Lu, J.; Hultman, L.; Gogotsi, Y.; Barsoum, M.W., Two-Dimensional Transition Metal Carbide, ACS Nano 2012, 6 (2), 1322-1331. Ross Coffin Purdy Award

11. Naguib, M.; Come, J.; Dyatkin, B.; Presser, V.; Taberna, P-L.; Simon, P.; Barsoum, M. W.; Gogotsi, Y.; MXene: A Promising Transition Metal Carbide Anode Material for Lithium-ion Batteries, Electrochemistry Communications 2012, 16 (1), 61-64.

10. Come, J.; Naguib, M.; Rozier, P.; Barsoum, M.W.; Gogotsi, Y.; Taberna, P-L.; Morcrette, M.; Simon, P., A Non-aqueous Asymmetric Cell with a Ti2C Based Two-Dimensional Negative Electrode, Journal of The Electrochemical Society 2012, 159 (7) A1-A6.

9. Lane, N.J.; Naguib, M.; Lu, J.; Eklund, P.; Hultman, L.; Barsoum, M.W., Comment on “Ti5Al2C3: A New Ternary Carbide Belonging to MAX Phases in the Ti–Al–C System” Journal of the American Ceramic Society 2012, 95 (10), 3352-3354.

8. Kurtoglu, M.; Naguib, M.; Gogotsi, Y.; Barsoum, M.W., First Principles Study of Two-Dimensional Early Transition Metals Carbides, MRS Communications 2012, 2 (4), 133-137.

7. Presser, V.; Naguib, M.; Chaput, L.; Togo, A.; Hugd, G.; Barsoum, M.W., First-order Raman scattering of the MAX phases: Ti2AlN, Ti2AlC0.5N0.5, Ti2AlC, (Ti0.5V0.5)2AlC, V2AlC, Ti3AlC2, and Ti3GeC2, Journal of Raman Spectroscopy 2012, 43 (1),168-172.

6. Lane, N.; Naguib, M.; Presser, V; Hugd, G.; Hultman, L.; Barsoum, M.W., First-Order Raman Scattering of the MAX phases Ta4AlC3, Nb4AlC3, Ti4AlN3 and Ta2AlC, Journal of Raman Spectroscopy 2012, 43 (7), 954-958.

5. Lane, N.J.; Naguib, M.; Lu, J.; Hultman, L.; Barsoum, M.W., Structure of a New bulk Ti5Al2C3 MAX Phase Produced by the Topotactic Transformation of Ti2AlC, Journal of the European Ceramic Society 2012, 32 (12), 3485-3491.

4. Tallman, D.; Naguib, M.; Anasori, B.; Barsoum, M.W., Tensile Creep of Ti2AlC in the 1000-1150ºC Temperature Range, Scripta Materialia 2012, 66 (10), 805-808.


3. Naguib, M.; Presser, V.; Lane, N.; Tallman, D.; Gogotsi, Y.; Lu, J.; Hultman, L.; Barsoum, M.W., Synthesis of a New Nanocrystalline Titanium Aluminum Fluoride Phase by Reaction of Ti2AlC with Hydrofluoric Acid, RSC Advances 2011, 1 (8), 1493-1499.

2. Naguib, M.; Presser, V.; Tallman, D.; Lu, J.; Hultman, L.; Gogotsi, Y.; Barsoum, M.W., On the Topotactic Transformation of Ti2AlC into a Ti-C-O-F Cubic Phase by Heating in Molten Lithium Fluoride in Air, Journal of the American Ceramic Society 2011, 94 (12), 4556-4561.

1. Naguib, M.; Kurtoglu, M.; Presser, V.; Lu, J.; Niu, J.; Heon, M.; Hultman, L.; Gogotsi, Y.; Barsoum, M. W., Two Dimensional Nanocrystals Produced by Exfoliation of Ti3AlC2, Advanced Materials 2011, 23 (37), 4248-4253. Cover.

Book Chapters

  1. Naguib, M.,* Two-Dimensional Transition Metal Carbides and Carbonitrides, Chapter 4 in Nanomaterials Handbook, Second Edition, Edited by: Y. Gogotsi, CRC Press Taylor & Francis Group, 2017.

  2. Sang, X.; Naguib, M.; Alhabeb, M.; Unocic, R.R., Effect of synthesis methods on the structure and defects of two-dimensional MXenes, Chapter 7, 2D Metal Carbides and Nitrides (MXenes), Edited by: B. Anasori and Y. Gogotsi, Springer Nature Switzerland AG, 2019.

  3. Ghidiu, M.; Naguib, M.;* Barsoum, M.W., Chemical and Electrochemical Intercalation of Ions and Molecules into MXenes, Chapter 10, 2D Metal Carbides and Nitrides (MXenes), Edited by: B. Anasori and Y. Gogotsi, Springer Nature Switzerland AG, 2019.


  1. U.S. Patent No.: 9,416,011 U.S. Patent Application No. 14/094,966. U.S. Provisional Application #61/521,428; filed August 9, 2011. Title: Compositions Comprising Free Standing Two Dimensional Nanocrystals.  Inventors: Michel Barsoum, Michael Naguib Abdelmalak, Yury Gogotsi. 

  2. U.S. Patent No.: 9,847,531. U.S. Patent Application No.:14/955,366.; filed December 1st, 2015. Title: Current Collectors for Improved Safety. Inventors: Michael Naguib Abdelmalak, Nancy J. Dudney, Srikanth Allu, Jianlin Li, Sradjan Simunovic, and Hsin Wang.

  3. U.S. Patent Application No. 15/958,181 filed on April 20, 2018. Title: Block Graft Copolymer Binder and their use in Silicon-Containing Anodes of Lithium-ion Batteries. Inventors: Tomonori Saito, Pengfei Cao, Jagjit Nanda, and Michael Naguib Abdelmalak. [Filed]