Douglas Macfarlane

Professor

Accepting PhD Students

1981 …2023

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Research Output

2020

A Roadmap to the Ammonia Economy

MacFarlane, D. R., Cherepanov, P., Choi, J., Suryanto, B., Hodgetts, R. Y., Bakker, J., Ferrero Vallana, F. & Simonov, A., 11 May 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Joule. 32 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment / DebateOtherpeer-review

Liquefied Sunshine: Transforming Renewables into Fertilizers and Energy Carriers with Electromaterials

MacFarlane, D. R., Choi, J., Suryanto, B. H. R., Jalili, R., Chatti, M., Azofra, L. M. & Simonov, A. N., 7 May 2020, In : Advanced Materials. 32, 18, 13 p., 1904804.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

3 Citations (Scopus)

Refining Universal Procedures for Ammonium Quantification via Rapid 1H NMR Analysis for Dinitrogen Reduction Studies

Hodgetts, R. Y., Kiryutin, A. S., Nichols, P., Du, H. L., Bakker, J. M., MacFarlane, D. R. & Simonov, A. N., 13 Mar 2020, In : ACS Energy Letters. 5, 3, p. 736-741 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

2 Citations (Scopus)

Role of Hydrogen Bonding in Phase Change Materials

Matuszek, K., Vijayaraghavan, R., Kar, M. & Macfarlane, D. R., 1 Jan 2020, In : Crystal Growth and Design. 20, 2, p. 1285-1291 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Structure Effects on the Ionicity of Protic Ionic Liquids

Mann, S. K., Brown, S. P. & MacFarlane, D. R., May 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : ChemPhysChem. 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

2019

A Hybrid Anion for Ionic Liquid and Battery Electrolyte Applications: Half Triflamide, Half Carbonate

Gunderson-Briggs, K. E., Rüther, T., Best, A. S., Kar, M., Forsyth, C., Izgorodiana, E. I., MacFarlane, D. R. & Hollenkamp, A. F., 22 Mar 2019, In : Angewandte Chemie - International Edition. 58, 13, p. 4390-4394 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

2 Citations (Scopus)

Amino acid based poly(ionic liquid) materials for CO2 capture: Effect of anion

Raja Shahrom, M. S., Wilfred, C. D., MacFarlane, D. R., Vijayraghavan, R. & Chong, F. K., 15 Feb 2019, In : Journal of Molecular Liquids. 276, p. 644-652 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

6 Citations (Scopus)

Application of a water-soluble cobalt redox couple in free-standing cellulose films for thermal energy harvesting

Taheri, A., MacFarlane, D. R., Pozo-Gonzalo, C. & Pringle, J. M., 20 Feb 2019, In : Electrochimica Acta. 297, p. 669-675 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

1 Citation (Scopus)

Challenges and prospects in the catalysis of electroreduction of nitrogen to ammonia

Suryanto, B. H. R., Du, H. L., Wang, D., Chen, J., Simonov, A. N. & MacFarlane, D. R., Apr 2019, In : Nature Catalysis. 2, 4, p. 290-296 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview ArticleResearchpeer-review

105 Citations (Scopus)

Conversion of dinitrogen to ammonia on Ru atoms supported on boron sheets: A DFT study

Liu, C., Li, Q., Zhang, J., Jin, Y., MacFarlane, D. R. & Sun, C., 1 Jan 2019, In : Journal of Materials Chemistry A. 7, 9, p. 4771-4776 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

35 Citations (Scopus)

Critical Assessment of the Electrocatalytic Activity of Vanadium and Niobium Nitrides toward Dinitrogen Reduction to Ammonia

Du, H. L., Gengenbach, T. R., Hodgetts, R., Macfarlane, D. R. & Simonov, A. N., 1 Jan 2019, In : ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering. 7, 1, p. 6839−6850 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

25 Citations (Scopus)

Electrohydrogenation of Carbon Dioxide using a Ternary Pd/Cu2O–Cu Catalyst

Li, J., Guo, S. X., Li, F., Li, F., Zhang, X., Ma, J., MacFarlane, D. R., Bond, A. M. & Zhang, J., 8 Oct 2019, In : ChemSusChem. 12, 19, p. 4471-4479 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Electro-oxidation of ammonia on electrochemically roughened platinum electrodes

Johnston, S., Suryanto, B. H. R. & MacFarlane, D. R., 20 Feb 2019, In : Electrochimica Acta. 297, p. 778-783 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

5 Citations (Scopus)

Energy efficient electrochemical reduction of CO2 to CO using a three-dimensional porphyrin/graphene hydrogel

Choi, J., Kim, J., Wagner, P., Gambhir, S., Jalili, R., Byun, S., Sayyar, S., Lee, Y. M., MacFarlane, D. R., Wallace, G. G. & Officer, D. L., 1 Feb 2019, In : Energy and Environmental Science. 12, 2, p. 747-755 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

19 Citations (Scopus)

Extreme properties of double networked ionogel electrolytes for flexible and durable energy storage devices

Rana, H. H., Park, J. H., Ducrot, E., Park, H., Kota, M., Han, T. H., Lee, J. Y., Kim, J., Kim, J. H., Howlett, P., Forsyth, M., MacFarlane, D. & Park, H. S., 1 May 2019, In : Energy Storage Materials. 19, p. 197-205 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

7 Citations (Scopus)

High-energy density room temperature sodium-sulfur battery enabled by sodium polysulfide catholyte and carbon cloth current collector decorated with MnO 2 nanoarrays

Kumar, A., Ghosh, A., Roy, A., Panda, M. R., Forsyth, M., MacFarlane, D. R. & Mitra, S., Jul 2019, In : Energy Storage Materials. 20, p. 196-202 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

8 Citations (Scopus)

Hydrogels containing the ferri/ferrocyanide redox couple and ionic liquids for thermocells

Russo, M., Warren, H., Spinks, G. M., Macfarlane, D. R. & Pringle, J. M., 1 Jan 2019, In : Australian Journal of Chemistry. 72, 2, p. 112-121 10 p.

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Hydrogen Evolution in [NiFe] Hydrogenases: A Case of Heterolytic Approach between Proton and Hydride

Qiu, S., Azofra, L. M., Macfarlane, D. R. & Sun, C., 4 Mar 2019, In : Inorganic Chemistry. 58, 5, p. 2979-2986 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

3 Citations (Scopus)

Intrinsically stable in situ generated electrocatalyst for long-term oxidation of acidic water at up to 80 °C

Chatti, M., Gardiner, J. L., Fournier, M., Johannessen, B., Williams, T., Gengenbach, T. R., Pai, N., Nguyen, C., MacFarlane, D. R., Hocking, R. K. & Simonov, A. N., 1 May 2019, In : Nature Catalysis. 2, 5, p. 457-465 9 p.

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8 Citations (Scopus)

Ionic liquid/tetraglyme hybrid Mg[TFSI] 2 electrolytes for rechargeable Mg batteries

Ma, Z., Forsyth, M., MacFarlane, D. R. & Kar, M., 1 Apr 2019, In : Green Energy and Environment. 4, 2, p. 146-153 8 p.

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7 Citations (Scopus)

Ionic Liquids

Kar, M., Matuszek, K. & MacFarlane, D. R., 25 Mar 2019, Kirk‐Othmer Encyclopedia of Chemical Technology. John Wiley & Sons, 29 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEncyclopaedia / Dictionary EntryOtherpeer-review

Ionic Liquids-Further Progress on the Fundamental Issues

Kar, M., Plechkova, N. V., Seddon, K. R., Pringle, J. M. & MacFarlane, D. R., 1 Jan 2019, In : Australian Journal of Chemistry. 72, 2, p. 3-10 8 p.

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9 Citations (Scopus)

Kenneth R. Seddon – A Rock Star of Ionic Liquids

Matuszek, K., Kar, M. & MacFarlane, D. R., 29 Jan 2019, In : Australian Journal of Chemistry. 72, 2, p. 1-2 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment / DebateOther

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MoS2 Polymorphic Engineering Enhances Selectivity in the Electrochemical Reduction of Nitrogen to Ammonia

Suryanto, B. H. R., Wang, D., Azofra, L. M., Harb, M., Cavallo, L., Jalili, R., Mitchell, D. R. G., Chatti, M. & MacFarlane, D. R., 8 Feb 2019, In : ACS Energy Letters. 4, 2, p. 430-435 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

39 Citations (Scopus)

Novel and versatile room temperature ionic liquids for energy storage

Kar, M., Tutusaus, O., MacFarlane, D. R. & Mohtadi, R., 1 Feb 2019, In : Energy and Environmental Science. 12, 2, p. 566-571 6 p.

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14 Citations (Scopus)

Organic Ionic Plastic Crystals as Solid-State Electrolytes

Zhu, H., MacFarlane, D. R., Pringle, J. M. & Forsyth, M., 1 Apr 2019, In : Trends in Chemistry. 1, 1, p. 126-140 15 p.

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7 Citations (Scopus)

Phosphomolybdic Acid-Assisted Growth of Ultrathin Bismuth Nanosheets for Enhanced Electrocatalytic Reduction of CO2 to Formate

Guo, S. X., Zhang, Y., Zhang, X., Easton, C. D., MacFarlane, D. R. & Zhang, J., 1 Jan 2019, In : ChemSusChem. 12, 5, p. 1091-1100 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

4 Citations (Scopus)

Preparation of chiral graphene oxides by covalent attachment of chiral cysteines for voltammetric recognition of tartrates

Huang, H., Hu, L., Sun, Y., Liu, Y., Kang, Z. & MacFarlane, D. R., 1 May 2019, In : Microchimica Acta. 186, 5, 9 p., 298.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

1 Citation (Scopus)

Protic ionic liquids based on oligomeric anions [(HSO4)(H2SO4) x ]- (x = 0, 1, or 2) for a clean ϵ-caprolactam synthesis

Matuszek, K., Brzeczek-Szafran, A., Kobus, D., Macfarlane, D. R., Swadźba-Kwaśny, M. & Chrobok, A., 1 Jan 2019, In : Australian Journal of Chemistry. 72, 2, p. 130-138 9 p.

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Publisher Correction: Room temperature CO2 reduction to solid carbon species on liquid metals featuring atomically thin ceria interfaces (Nature Communications, (2019), 10, 1, (865), 10.1038/s41467-019-08824-8)

Esrafilzadeh, D., Zavabeti, A., Jalili, R., Atkin, P., Choi, J., Carey, B. J., Brkljača, R., O’Mullane, A. P., Dickey, M. D., Officer, D. L., MacFarlane, D. R., Daeneke, T. & Kalantar-Zadeh, K., 1 Dec 2019, In : Nature Communications. 10, 1, 1 p., 1367.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Room temperature CO2 reduction to solid carbon species on liquid metals featuring atomically thin ceria interfaces

Esrafilzadeh, D., Zavabeti, A., Jalili, R., Atkin, P., Choi, J., Carey, B. J., Brkljača, R., O’Mullane, A. P., Dickey, M. D., Officer, D. L., MacFarlane, D. R., Daeneke, T. & Kalantar-Zadeh, K., 1 Dec 2019, In : Nature Communications. 10, 1, 8 p., 865.

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29 Citations (Scopus)

Self-assembled structure and dynamics of imidazolium-based protic salts in water solution

Zhu, H., Vijayaraghavan, R., Macfarlane, D. R. & Forsyth, M., 1 Jan 2019, In : Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics. 21, 5, p. 2691-2696 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

3 Citations (Scopus)

Single-Boron Catalysts for Nitrogen Reduction Reaction

Liu, C., Li, Q., Wu, C., Zhang, J., Jin, Y., Macfarlane, D. R. & Sun, C., 1 Jan 2019, In : Journal of the American Chemical Society. 141, 7, p. 2884-2888 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

68 Citations (Scopus)

Steric Modification of a Cobalt Phthalocyanine/Graphene Catalyst to Give Enhanced and Stable Electrochemical CO2 Reduction to CO

Choi, J., Wagner, P., Gambhir, S., Jalili, R., Macfarlane, D. R., Wallace, G. G. & Officer, D. L., 8 Mar 2019, In : ACS Energy Letters. 4, 3, p. 666-672 7 p.

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15 Citations (Scopus)

Supported Ionic Liquid Gel Membrane Electrolytes for a Safe and Flexible Sodium Metal Battery

Mendes, T. C., Zhang, X., Wu, Y., Howlett, P. C., Forsyth, M. & MacFarlane, D. R., 18 Feb 2019, In : ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering. 7, 4, p. 3722-3726 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

8 Citations (Scopus)

Three-Dimensionally Reinforced Freestanding Cathode for High-Energy Room-Temperature Sodium-Sulfur Batteries

Ghosh, A., Kumar, A., Roy, A., Panda, M. R., Kar, M., Macfarlane, D. R. & Mitra, S., 17 Apr 2019, In : ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces. 11, 15, p. 14101-14109 9 p.

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8 Citations (Scopus)
2018

Advanced Composite 2D Energy Materials by Simultaneous Anodic and Cathodic Exfoliation

Li, F., Xue, M., Zhang, X., Chen, L., Knowles, G. P., Macfarlane, D. R. & Zhang, J., 25 Apr 2018, In : Advanced Energy Materials. 8, 12, 8 p., 1702794.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

11 Citations (Scopus)

A hydrocolloid based biorefinery approach to the valorisation of mango peel waste

Banerjee, J., Singh, R., Vijayaraghavan, R., MacFarlane, D., Patti, A. F. & Arora, A., 2018, In : Food Hydrocolloids. 77, p. 142-151 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

12 Citations (Scopus)

An ionic liquid based sodium metal-hybrid supercapacitor-battery

Mendes, T. C., Zhou, F., Barlow, A. J., Forsyth, M., Howlett, P. C. & MacFarlane, D. R., 1 Jan 2018, In : Sustainable Energy & Fuels. 2, 4, p. 763-771 9 p.

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5 Citations (Scopus)

A Porphyrin/Graphene Framework: A Highly Efficient and Robust Electrocatalyst for Carbon Dioxide Reduction

Choi, J., Wagner, P., Jalili, R., Kim, J., MacFarlane, D. R., Wallace, G. G. & Officer, D. L., 14 Sep 2018, In : Advanced Energy Materials. 8, 26, 13 p., 1801280.

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21 Citations (Scopus)

Base-rich diamino protic ionic liquid mixtures for enhanced CO2 capture

Vijayaraghavan, R., Oncsik, T., Mitschke, B. & MacFarlane, D. R., 8 May 2018, In : Separation and Purification Technology. 196, p. 27-31 5 p.

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8 Citations (Scopus)

Choline ionic liquid enhances the stability of Herceptin® (trastuzumab)

Reslan, M., Ranganathan, V., Macfarlane, D. R. & Kayser, V., 28 Aug 2018, In : Chemical Communications. 54, 75, p. 10622-10625 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

5 Citations (Scopus)

Dual-MnCo2O4/Ni electrode with three-level hierarchy for high-performance electrochemical energy storage

Xiao, C., Zhang, X. & MacFarlane, D. R., 1 Aug 2018, In : Electrochimica Acta. 280, p. 55-61 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

4 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of salt-based adjuvant on partition behaviour of protein in aqueous two-phase systems composed of polypropylene glycol and cholinium glycinate

Song, C. P., Ramanan, R. N., Vijayaraghavan, R., MacFarlane, D. R., Chan, E. S., Show, P. L., Yong, S. T. & Ooi, C. W., 8 May 2018, In : Separation and Purification Technology. 196, p. 281-286 6 p.

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10 Citations (Scopus)

Electrochemistry: General discussion

Abbott, A., Aldous, L., Borisenko, N., Coles, S., Fontaine, O., Gamarra Garcia, J. D., Gardas, R., Hammond, O., Hardwick, L. J., Haumesser, P. H., Hausen, F., Horwood, C., Jacquemin, J., Jones, R., Jónsson, E., Lahiri, A., Macfarlane, D., Marlair, G., May, B., Medhi, H. & 10 others, Paschoal, V. H., Reid, J. E. S. J., Schoetz, T., Tamura, K., Thomas, M. L., Tiwari, S., Uralcan, B., Van Den Bruinhorst, A., Watanabe, M. & Wishart, J., 2018, In : Faraday Discussions. 206, p. 405-426 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment / DebateOther

3 Citations (Scopus)

Elucidating the Impact of Sodium Salt Concentration on the Cathode-Electrolyte Interface of Na-Air Batteries

Zhang, Y., Ortiz-Vitoriano, N., Acebedo, B., O'Dell, L., MacFarlane, D. R., Rojo, T., Forsyth, M., Howlett, P. C. & Pozo-Gonzalo, C., 12 Jul 2018, In : Journal of Physical Chemistry C. 122, 27, p. 15276-15286 11 p.

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8 Citations (Scopus)

Energy-Efficient Nitrogen Reduction to Ammonia at Low Overpotential in Aqueous Electrolyte under Ambient Conditions

Wang, D., Azofra, L. M., Harb, M., Cavallo, L., Zhang, X., Suryanto, B. H. R. & MacFarlane, D. R., 11 Oct 2018, In : ChemSusChem. 11, 19, p. 3416-3422 7 p.

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41 Citations (Scopus)

Engineering Surface Amine Modifiers of Ultrasmall Gold Nanoparticles Supported on Reduced Graphene Oxide for Improved Electrochemical CO2 Reduction

Zhao, Y., Wang, C., Liu, Y., MacFarlane, D. R. & Wallace, G. G., 5 Sep 2018, In : Advanced Energy Materials. 8, 25, 9 p., 1801400.

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18 Citations (Scopus)

Environmentally Benign and Recyclable Aqueous Two-Phase System Composed of Distillable CO2-Based Alkyl Carbamate Ionic Liquids

Song, C. P., Yap, Q. Y., Chong, M. Y. A., Ramakrishnan Nagasundara, R., Vijayaraghavan, R., Macfarlane, D. R., Chan, E-S. & Ooi, C-W., 6 Aug 2018, In : ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering. 6, 8, p. 10344-10354 11 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Flexible and non-volatile redox active quasi-solid state ionic liquid based electrolytes for thermal energy harvesting

Taheri, A., Macfarlane, D. R., Pozo-Gonzalo, C. & Pringle, J. M., 28 Jun 2018, In : Sustainable Energy & Fuels. 2, 8, p. 1806-1812 7 p.

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3 Citations (Scopus)