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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Materials Science H-index 130 Citations 61,779 658 World Ranking 124 National Ranking 3
Chemistry H-index 122 Citations 54,884 551 World Ranking 155 National Ranking 2


What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Oxygen
  • Organic chemistry
  • Electrochemistry

His primary areas of investigation include Lithium, Cathode, Electrochemistry, Inorganic chemistry and Chemical engineering. His studies deal with areas such as Battery and Nanotechnology as well as Lithium. The study incorporates disciplines such as Coprecipitation, Nickel, Transition metal, Oxygen and Analytical chemistry in addition to Cathode.

His Electrochemistry study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Metallurgy, Anode, Thermal stability and Intercalation. His Inorganic chemistry study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Oxide, Lithium oxide, Scanning electron microscope, Transmission electron microscopy and Spinel. His Chemical engineering study incorporates themes from Dielectric spectroscopy, Electrolyte and Doping.

His most cited work include:

  • Challenges Facing Lithium Batteries and Electrical Double‐Layer Capacitors (1902 citations)
  • Lithium-ion batteries. A look into the future (1585 citations)
  • Sodium-ion batteries: present and future (1504 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

His scientific interests lie mostly in Lithium, Chemical engineering, Cathode, Inorganic chemistry and Electrochemistry. His studies deal with areas such as Battery, Electrolyte, Electrode and Nanotechnology as well as Lithium. His studies in Chemical engineering integrate themes in fields like Composite number, Carbon, Anode and Mineralogy.

His research integrates issues of Doping, Sodium, Transition metal, Analytical chemistry and Composite material in his study of Cathode. His Inorganic chemistry research incorporates themes from Oxide, Lithium oxide, Spinel, Lithium battery and Lithium vanadium phosphate battery. His Electrochemistry study combines topics in areas such as Coprecipitation, Thermal stability, Metal and Scanning electron microscope.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Lithium (45.52%)
  • Chemical engineering (41.79%)
  • Cathode (38.65%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2017-2021)?

  • Cathode (38.65%)
  • Chemical engineering (41.79%)
  • Lithium (45.52%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

His primary scientific interests are in Cathode, Chemical engineering, Lithium, Electrolyte and Anode. His Cathode research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Phase transition, Doping, Battery, Ion and Electrochemistry. He interconnects Sodium, Metal, Electrode, Carbon and Microstructure in the investigation of issues within Chemical engineering.

Yang-Kook Sun combines subjects such as Inorganic chemistry, Cobalt, Redox and Oxygen with his study of Lithium. Yang-Kook Sun has researched Electrolyte in several fields, including Solvation, Potassium and Dissolution. In his study, Silicon is strongly linked to Graphite, which falls under the umbrella field of Anode.

Between 2017 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Capacity Fading of Ni-Rich Li[NixCoyMn1–x–y]O2 (0.6 ≤ x ≤ 0.95) Cathodes for High-Energy-Density Lithium-Ion Batteries: Bulk or Surface Degradation? (298 citations)
  • Recent Progress in Rechargeable Potassium Batteries (233 citations)
  • Present and Future Perspective on Electrode Materials for Rechargeable Zinc-Ion Batteries (222 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Oxygen
  • Organic chemistry
  • Chemical engineering

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Chemical engineering, Cathode, Battery, Lithium and Anode. His Chemical engineering research includes elements of Oxide cathode, Sodium, Electrolyte, Electrode and Microstructure. The Cathode study combines topics in areas such as Ion, Electrochemistry and Doping.

His research in Battery intersects with topics in Manganese, Nanotechnology, Engineering physics and Energy storage. His work in the fields of Faraday efficiency overlaps with other areas such as High energy. The study incorporates disciplines such as Silicon, Polysulfide, Graphite, Nano- and Carbon in addition to Anode.

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Top Publications

Challenges Facing Lithium Batteries and Electrical Double‐Layer Capacitors

Nam Soon Choi;Zonghai Chen;Stefan A. Freunberger;Xiulei Ji.
Angewandte Chemie (2012)

2249 Citations

Lithium-ion batteries. A look into the future

Bruno Scrosati;Bruno Scrosati;Jusef Hassoun;Jusef Hassoun;Yang Kook Sun.
Energy and Environmental Science (2011)

1885 Citations

Sodium-ion batteries: present and future

Jang Yeon Hwang;Seung Taek Myung;Yang Kook Sun.
Chemical Society Reviews (2017)

1475 Citations

High-energy cathode material for long-life and safe lithium batteries

Yang-Kook Sun;Seung-Taek Myung;Byung-Chun Park;Jai Prakash.
Nature Materials (2009)

1138 Citations

An improved high-performance lithium-air battery.

Hun Gi Jung;Jusef Hassoun;Jin Bum Park;Yang Kook Sun.
Nature Chemistry (2012)

954 Citations

Comparison of the structural and electrochemical properties of layered Li[NixCoyMnz]O2 (x = 1/3, 0.5, 0.6, 0.7, 0.8 and 0.85) cathode material for lithium-ion batteries

Hyung Joo Noh;Sungjune Youn;Chong Seung Yoon;Yang Kook Sun.
Journal of Power Sources (2013)

857 Citations

Aprotic and Aqueous Li–O2 Batteries

Jun Lu;Li Li;Jin Bum Park;Yang Kook Sun.
Chemical Reviews (2014)

812 Citations

Comparative Study of LiNi0.5Mn1.5O4-δ and LiNi0.5Mn1.5O4 Cathodes Having Two Crystallographic Structures: Fd3̄m and P4332

J. H. Kim;S. T. Myung;Chong Seung Yoon;S. G. Kang.
Chemistry of Materials (2004)

718 Citations

Nanostructured high-energy cathode materials for advanced lithium batteries

Yang Kook Sun;Zonghai Chen;Hyung Joo Noh;Dong Ju Lee.
Nature Materials (2012)

704 Citations

Synthetic optimization of Li[Ni1/3Co1/3Mn1/3]O2 via co-precipitation

M.-H. Lee;Y.-J. Kang;S.-T. Myung;Y.-K. Sun.
Electrochimica Acta (2004)

651 Citations

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