Molecular Materials Group
School of Chemistry
University of Sydney
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Dr Mohammad Choucair

Dr Mohammad Choucair

Previous Postdoctoral Fellow


Research areas

Nano-materials chemistry, carbon nanomaterials, nano-materials characterisation.

Previous studies

PhD (Chemistry) - University of New South Wales


  1. Choucair, M., Gong, B. & Stride, J. A. Engineering solvothermal reactions to produce multi-walled carbon nanotubes. Journal of Nanoparticle Research 14, [6] (2012).
  2. Choucair, M. & Stride, J. A. The gram-scale synthesis of carbon onions. Carbon 50, 1109-1115 (2012).
  3. Choucair, M., Tse, N. M. K., Hill, M. R. & Stride, J. A. Adsorption and desorption characteristics of 3-dimensional networks of fused graphene. Surface Science 606, 34-39 (2012).
  4. Riccò, M., Pontiroli, D., Mazzani, M., Choucair, M., Stride, J. A. & Yazyev, O. V. Muons probe strong hydrogen interactions with defective graphene. Nano Letters 11, 4919-4922 (2011).
  5. Choucair, M. & Stride, J. A. Chemical Synthesis of Graphene: From Single Layers to Several Grams. In D. Kane (Ed.), A. Micolich (Ed.), J. Rabeau (Ed.), Nanotechnology in Australia: Showcase of Early Career Research, Pan Stanford Pub (2011).
  6. Wang, J. Z., Lin, L., Choucair, M., Stride, J. A., Xu, X. & Liu, H. K. Sulfur-graphene composite for rechargeable lithium batteries. Journal of Power Sources 196, 7030-7034 (2011).
  7. Chou, S. L., Wang, J. Z., Choucair, M., Liu, H. K., Stride, J. A. & Dou, S. X. Enhanced reversible lithium storage in a nanosize silicon/graphene composite. Electrochemistry Communications 12, 303-306 (2010).
  8. Xu, X., Dou, S. X., Wang, X. L., Kim, J. H., Stride, J. A., Choucair, M., Yeoh, W. K., Zheng, R. K. & Ringer, S. P. Graphene doping to enhance the flux pinning and super-current carrying ability of a magnesium diboride superconductor. Superconductor Science and Technology 23, 085003 (2010).
  9. Choucair, M., Thordarson, P. & Stride, J. A. Gram-scale production of graphene based on solvothermal synthesis and sonication. Nature Nanotechnology 4, 30-33 (2009).

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