Husam N. Alshareef

Professor, Material Science and Engineering

Physical Science and Engineering Division

Functional Nanomaterials & Devices


Education Profile

  • ​Ph.D., Material Science and Engineering, North Carolina State University, 1995
  • M.S., Material Science and Engineering, North Carolina State University, 1992
  • B.S., Ceramics Engineering, Alfred University, 1990

Research Interests

Dr. Alshareef's research interests are in developing nanomaterials for Energy Storage, Electronics, and Sensors.   Current projects include: mobile ion batteries (Li, Na, Zn, K), electrochemical supercapacitors and microsupercapacitors, wearable electronics and sensors, transparent electronics, and thermoelectric materials.

Selected Publications

  • Y. Zhang, K. Lee, D.H. Anjum, R. Sougrat, Q. Jiang, H. Kim, and H.N. Alshareef, "MXenes Stretch Hydrogel Sensor Performance to New Limits", Science Advances,Vol. 4, no. 6, eaat0098 (2018
  • F. Zhang, E. Elhajj, Y. Liu, N. Kurra, H.N. Alshareef, "Highly Doped 3D Graphene Na‐Ion Battery Anode by Laser Scribing Polyimide Films in Nitrogen Ambient", Advanced Energy Materials 2018, 8,1800353
  • C. Xia, Y. Zhou, F. Zhang, C. Zhao, H. Liang, H.N. Alshareef, "Large Intercalation Pseudocapacitance in 2D VO2 (B): Breaking through the Kinetic Barrier", Advanced Materials 2018, 30, 1803594.
  • F. Ming, H. Liang, Y. Lei, S. Kandambet, M. Eddaoudi, H.N. Alshareef, "Layered MgxV2O5·nH2O as Cathode Material for High Performance Aqueous Zinc Ion Batteries" ACS Energy Letters 2018 (3), pp 2602–2609.
  • W.L. Zhang, YJ Lei, F. Ming, Q Jiang, P.M.F. J. Costa, H.N. Alshareef, "Lignin laser lithography: a direct-write method for fabricating 3D graphene electrodes for microsupercapacitors", Advanced Energy Materials 2018, 8,1801840.
  • Z. Wang, J.A. Caraveo-Frescas, P. Nayak, and H.N. Alshareef, "Recent Advances in p-type Semiconductor Materials & Devices", Advanced Materials, 2016, 28, 3831–3892.