Alok Mani Tripathi

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Phone +47 22858637
Visiting address Sem Sælands vei 26 Kjemibygningen 0371 OSLO
Postal address Postboks 1126 Blindern 0318 OSLO

Academic interests

Materials Electrochemistry, 2D Materials

Energy Conversion and Storage Devices,

In Operando Electrochemical Interface Analysis, 

Synchrotron Science, NAP-XPS, Microscopy (X-ray & Electron)


PhD (Energy Science & Engineering) Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, 2015

MTech (Energy Technology) Tezpur University, 2009

MSc (Chemistry) DDU Gorakhpur University, 2007 

BSc (Chemistry) DDU Gorakhpur University, 2004

Diploma in Photography, DDU Gorakhpur University, 2004


  • Life Member, The Electrochemical Society of India (India)
  • Doctoral Fellowship, MHRD, (India)
  • Best Poster Award, NANOENERGY-2014 (UK)


  • Project Scientist, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, (India)
  • Research Associate, Department of Chemistry, University of Manchester, (United Kingdom)
  • Postdoctoral Fellow, Sustainable Energy Development Centre, National Taiwan University of Science and Technology (Taiwan)
  • Visiting Scholar, Department of Energy, Envoirnment and Chemical Engineering, Washington University in St. Louis, (United States of America)


  • P. Iamprasertkun, W. Hirunpinyopas, Alok M. Tripathi, M. A. Bissett, Robert A.W. Dryfe, Electrochemical Intercalation of MoO3-MoS2 Composite Electrode: Charge Storage Mechanism of Non-hydrated Cations, Electrochemical Acta, 307, 176-187 (2019). DOI: 10.1016/j.electacta.2019.03.141


  • Alok M. Tripathi, W. N. Su, B. J. Hwang, In situ Analytical Techniques for Battery Interface Analysis, Chemical Society Review 47 (3), 736-851 (2018). DOI:10.1039/C7CS00180K


  • Samuel G. Booth, Alok M. Tripathi, Ilya Strashnov, Robert Dryfe, Alex Walton, The Offset Droplet: A New Methodology for Studying the Solid/Water Interface Using X-Ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy, Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter 29 (45), 454001
    (2017). DOI:10.1088/1361-648X/aa8b92


  • J. H. Cheng, A. A. Assegie, C. J. Huang, M. H. Lin, Alok M. Tripathi, C. C. Wang, M. T. Tang, Y. F. Song, W. N. Su, B. J. Hwang, Visualization of Lithium Plating and Stripping via in Operando Transmission X-ray Microscopy, Journal of Physical Chemistry-C, 121 (14) 7761–7766 (2017). DOI:10.1021/acs.jpcc.7b01414


  • T. A. Zegeye, C. F. J. Kuo, H. M. Chen, Alok M. Tripathi, M. H. Lin, J. H. Cheng, A. D. Duma, W. N. Su, Bing-Joe Hwang, Dual-Confined Sulfur in Hybrid Nanostructured Materials for Enhancement of Lithium-Sulfur Battery Cathode Capacity Retention, ChemElectroChem, 4(3) 636-647 (2017). DOI:10.1002/celc.201600696


  • Hogiartha Sutiono, Alok M. Tripathi, H. M. Chen, C. H. Chen, W. N. Su, L. Y. Chen, Hongji Dai, Bing-Joe Hwang, Facile Synthesis of [101]-oriented Rutile TiO2 Nanorod Array on FTO Substrate with a Tunable Anatase-rutile Heterojunction for Efficient Solar Watersplitting, ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering 4(11) 5963-5971 (2016). DOI:10.1021/acssuschemeng.6b01066


  • Alok M. Tripathi,* Sagar Mitra, Solvent Transfer of Graphene Oxide for Synthesis of Tin mono-sulfide Graphene Composite and application as Anode of Lithium-ion Battery, Material Science & Engineering B, 213, 69-82, (2016).


  • Alok M. Tripathi, Sagar Mitra, The Influence of Electrode Structure on the Performance of an SnS Anode in Li-ion Batteries: Effect of the Electrode Particle, Conductive Support Shape and Additive, RSC Advances, 5, 23671-23682, (2015). DOI:10.1039/C5RA00226E


  • Tandeep Chadha, Alok M. Tripathi, Sagar Mitra, Pratim Biswas, One Diamentional, Additive Free, Single Crystal TiO2 Nanostructured Anode Synthesized by a Single Step Aerosol Process for High Rate Lithium-ion Batteries, Energy Technology, 2, 906-911, 2014. DOI:10.1002/ente.201402054


  • Alok M. Tripathi, Sagar Mitra, Eco-friendly Approach of Making Graphene-tin/tin Oxide Nanocomposites Electrode for Energy Storage, ChemElectroChem, 1, 1327-1337, (2014). DOI:10.1002/celc.201402042


  • Alok M. Tripathi, Sagar Mitra, Tin Sulfide (SnS) Nanorods: Structural, Optical and Lithium Storage Property Study, RSC Advances, 4, 10358–10366, (2014). DOI:10.1039/C3RA46308G


  • Alok M. Tripathi, Sagar Mitra, Green Template-free Synthesis of SnO2 Nano Sphere- a Physical Understanding and Electrochemistry, RSC Advances, 3, 19423 – 19429, (2013). DOI:10.1039/C3RA43060J


  • Alok M. Tripathi, M.S. Chandrasekar, Sagar Mitra, Green Energy Storage Materials: Advanced Nanostructured Materials for Lithium-ion Batteries, Proceedings of SPIE Defense, Security, and Sensing, 803507, 803507-803512, (2011). DOI:10.1117/12.884834


  • D. Kumar, I. P. S. Kapoor, G. Singh, P. F. Siril, A. M. Tripathi, Preparation, Characterization and Catalytic Activity of Nanosized NiO and ZnO, Propellants, Explosives, Pyrotechnics, 36, 268-272, (2011). DOI:10.1002/prep.201000013.

  • R. G. Nair, A. M. Tripathi, S. K. Samdarshi, Photocatalytic Activity of Predominantly Rutile Mixed Phase Ag/TiV Oxide Nanoparticle under Visible Light Irradiation, Energy, 36, 3342-3347, (2011). DOI:10.1016/


  • R. G. Nair, A. M. Tripathi, S. K. Samdarshi, Impact of Ti-V Ratio on the Crystalline Phase/Visible Light Activity of Ti-V Oxide Photocatalyst, Environmental Progress and Sustainable Energy, 31, 107-113, (2011). DOI:10.1002/ep.10539


  • A. M. Tripathi, R. G. Nair, S. K. Samdarshi, Visible Light Active Sensitized Vanadium Titanium Mixed Metal Oxide Photocatalyst Nanoparticles through Sol-gel Technique, Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells, 94, 2379-2385, (2010). DOI:10.1016/j.solmat.2010.08.022





  • Hval, Halvor Høen; Tripathi, Alok Mani & Fjellvåg, Helmer (2019). High Energy Density Electrodes for Lithium-ion Batteries and Operando Studies.
  • Hval, Halvor Høen; Tripathi, Alok Mani; Ruud, Amund; Emerich, Hermann; Forseth, Sissel; Nilsen, Ola & Fjellvåg, Helmer (2019). Make Batteries Safe Again.
  • Hval, Halvor Høen; Tripathi, Alok Mani; Ruud, Amund; Emerich, Hermann; Forseth, Sissel; Nilsen, Ola & Fjellvåg, Helmer (2019). Make Batteries Safe Again.

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