Research Interests

​Rechargeable batteries with improved safety level and high energy density. I focus on understanding the complex features of liquid electrolytes, electrodes, and separators for the wide range lithium battery applications.


Selected Publications

  • Phase Inversion Strategy to Flexible Freestanding Electrode: Critical Coupling of Binders and Electrolytes for High...
    W. Wahyudi, Z. Cao, P. Kumar, M. Li, Y. Wu, M.N. Hedhili, T.D. Anthopoulos, L. Cavallo, L....
    Advanced Functional Materials, (2018)
  • Graphite anode stability: Li - ion coordination structures prevail over solid electrolyte interphases
    J Ming, Z Cao, W Wahyudi, M Li, P Kumar, Y Wu, JY Hwang, L Cavallo, YK Sun, LJ Li
    ACS Energy Letters, 3, 335340, (2018)
  • A scalable approach to construct free-standing and flexible carbon networks for lithium-sulfur battery
    M Li, W Wahyudi, P Kumar, WF Yu, X Yang, H Li, LJ Li, J Ming
    ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 9 (9), 80478054, (2017)
  • Redox species-based electrolytes for advanced rechargeable lithium ion batteries
    J Ming, M Li, P Kumar, AY Lu, W Wahyudi, LJ Li
    ACS Energy Letters 1 (3), 529-534, (2016)
  • Two-dimensional layered materials for energy storage applications
    P Kumar, H Abuhimd, W Wahyudi, M Li, J Ming, LJ Li
    ECS J. of Solid State Science and Technology, 5 (11), Q3021-Q3025, (2016)
  • Effect of various sintering inhibitors on the long term performance of Ni-YSZ anodes used for SOFCs
    MS Khan, W Wahyudi, SB Lee, RH Song, JW Lee, TH Lim, SJ Park
    Int. J. of Hydrogen Energy, 40 (35), 11968-11975, (2015)

Education Profile

  • ​M.Sc., Advanced Energy Technology, University of Science and Technology, Korea, 2013
  • B.Sc., Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, University of Indonesia, Indonesia, 2010

Scientific and Professional Memberships

  • ​The Electrochemical Society (ECS)

KAUST Affiliations

  • KAUST Solar Center (KSC)
  • Division of Physical Science and Engineering (PSE)​