Mahdokht is an expert in materials synthesis, engineering, and scale-up for next-generation energy storage systems. She specialises in lithium-sulphur batteries, flow batteries, supercapacitors, and lithium-ion capacitors. She has conducted research in developing expansion-tolerant (ET) architectures for ultra-high capacity electrode materials such as sulphur and silicon, fabrication of Permselective membrane separators, synthesis of Graphene and Carbon materials for supercapacitor applications, and exploring the use of lithium-sulphur batteries for more sustainable and clean transportation and grid storage.
Mahdokht Shaibani's Articles
COVID-19’s global supply chain disruption opens the door for Australia to take more control of the lithium manufacturing process that produces electric vehicle batteries.
Supercharging solar panel recycling
It's expected that more than 100,000 tonnes of solar panels will enter Australia’s waste stream by 2035 – but there's a way to change that.