Natarajan Angulakshmi  研究员 

PhD, Physics, Scientific Researcher

Education and work experience

2017 –  Visiting Researcher in Zewail city of Science and  Technology, Egypt

2015-2016: Guest Researcher, University of Univerisii Teknologi MARA, Malaysia, Chonbk National University, Jeonju, S. Korea  and Short-term Researcher, Ariel University, Israel

2014-2016: PDRF, University of Grants Commission (New Delhi

2012-2013: PDRA in Polytechnico Di Torino, Italy

2012: Short-term Visiting Scholar in Chonbk National University, Jeonju, Korea

2008-2011: Junior research fellow and senior research fellow in Central Electrochemical Research Institute, India

2002-2007: Lecturer in Madura College, Madurai Kamaraj University,  India

2009-2011: PhD, Central Electrochemical Research Institute, India

2000-2001: M.Phil., Madurai Kamaraj University, India

1998-2000: MSc, Madurai Kmaraj University, India

1995-1998: Bachelor of Science, Madurai Kamaraj University, India 


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Address: Wuhan University of Science and Technology, 947-Heping Avenue,       Qingshan District, Wuhan 430081, Hubei Province




Solid polymer electrolytes for all-solid lithium batterie


  • Department of Science and Technology (SERB), New Delhi, India.

  • ndo-Egypt Bilateral program

  • Egyptian Academy for Scientific and Technology (ASRT) and Zewail City of Science and Technology (CMSMA).

  • ASRT and CMSMA

  • University Grants Commission, New Delhi

Reseaarch Achievement

Patent: (INDIAN – 0150NF2013) Title: Metal Organic Framework laden nanocomposite polymer electrolytes for all-solid-state lithium batteries.


·      Shruti S, A. Manuel Stephan, N. Angulakshmi, Mohamed H. Hassan, Mohamed H. Alkordi, Metal-Organic Framework@SiO2 as permselective separator for lithium sulfur batteries, J. Material Chemistry A 2018, 6, 14623~14632.

·     Shruti S, S. Gopi, M. Kathiresan, Suriyasarathi Bose, E. Bhoje Goed, J.R.Nair, N. Angulakshmi, G. Meligrana, F. Bella, C. Gerbaldi, A. Manuel Stephan, Metal Organic framework laden poly(ethylene oxide) based composite electrolytes for all-soli-state Li-S and Li-metal polymer batteries, Electrochimica Acta 2018, 285, 355~364.

·     Shruti S, M. Kanagaraj, M. Kathiresan, N. Angulakshmi, Sabu Thomas, A. Manuel Stephan, Metal Organic Frameworks based membrane as a permselective separator for lithium-sulfur batteries, Electrochimica Acta 2018, 265, 151~159.


Before 2017

·     N. Angulakshmi, Goutam Prasanna Kar, Suriyasarathi Bose, E. Bhoje Gowd, Sabu Thomas, A. Manuel Stephan, A high performance BaTiO3-grafted GO-laden poly(ethylene oxide) based membrane as an electrolyte for all-solid-state lithium batteries. J. Materials Chemistry Frontiers 2017, 1, 269.

·     M. Raja, S. Shruti, N. Angulakshmi, A. Manuel Stephan, High performance multi-functional trilayer membranes as permselective separators for lithium-sulfur batteries, Inorganic Chemistry Frontiers 2017, 4, 1013. 

·     Jijeesh R Nair, Federico Bella, N. Angulakshmi, A. Manuel Stephan, Claudio Gerbaldi, Nanocellulose-laden composite polymer electrolytes for high performing lithium-sulfur batteries, Energy Storage materials, 2016, 3, 69. [Best paper Award 2015-2016 on the Journal of Energy Storage materials, Elsevier Publications]

·     Shruti S, M. Raja, N. Angulakshmi, Kee Suk Nahm, A. Manuel Stephan, A flexible Zirconium-Oxide based ceramic membrane as a separator for lithium-ion batteries, RSC Advances 2016, 6, 92020.

·     Shruti S, M. Kanagaraj, N. Angulakshmi, M. Kathiresan, Kee Suk Nahm, Mariusz Walkowiak, Krzysztof Wasinski, Paulina Polrolniczak, A. Manuel Stephan, Charge-discharge studies of all-solid-state Li/LiFePO4 cells with PEO-based composite electrolytes encompassing metal organic frameworks, RSC Advances 2016, 6, 97180.

·     N. Angulakshmi, R. Senthilkumar, M. A. K. Nathan, A. Manuel Stephan, Composite polymer Electrolytes Encompassing Metal Organic Frame Works: a New Strategy for All-solid-state Lithium Batteries, Journal of Physical Chemistry C 2014, 118, 24240.

·     M. Raja, N. Angulakshmi, Sabu Thomas, T. Pemkumar, A. Manuel Stephan, Thn, flexible and thermally stable ceramic membranes as separator for lithium-ion batteries. J. Membrane Science 2014, 47, 103.

·     N. Angulakshmi, A. Manuel Stephan, Electrospun Trilaer polymeric membranes as separator for lithium-ion batteries, Electrochimica Acta 2014, 127, 167-172.

·     N. Angulakshmi, K. S. Nahm, J. R. Nair, R. Bongiovanni, C. Gerbaldi, A. Manuel Stephan, Cycling profile of MgAl2O4-incorporated composite electrolytes composed of PEO and LiPF6 for lithium batteries. Electrochimica Acta 2013, 90, 179~185.

·     N. Angulakshmi, S. Thomas, J. R. Nair, R. Bongiovanni, C. Gerbaldi, A. Manuel Stephan, Cycling profile of innovative nanochitin-incorporated poly(ethylene oxide)-based electrolytes for lithium batteries, Journal of Power Sources 2013, 228, 294~299.

·     A. Manuel Stephan. S. Thomas, P. Selvin Thomas, R. bongiovanni, J. R. Nair, N. Angulakshmi. Ca3(PO4)2-Incorporated poly(ethylene oxide)-based nanocomposite electrolytes for lithium batteries. Part I: Ionic Conductivity and Positron Annihilation lifetime Spectroscopy Studies, Journal of Applied polymer Science 2012, 124, 3245~3254.

·     A. Manuel Stephan. S. Thomas, P. Selvin Thomas, R. bongiovanni, J. R. Nair, A. Pollicino,  N.Angulakshmi. Ca3(PO4)2-Incorporated poly(ethylene oxide)-based nanocomposite electrolytes for lithium batteries. Part II: Interfacial properties investigated by XPS and a. c. impedance studies, Journal of Applied polymer Science 2012, 124, 3245~3254.

·     A. Manuel Stephan. N. Angulakshmi, P. S. Salini, R. Sabrinathan, A. Srinivasan, Sabu Thomas, Influence of Calix[2]-p-benzo[4]pyrrole on the Electrochemical Properties of poly(ethylene oxide)-based electrolytes for lithium batteries. Journal of Applied polymer Science 2011, 120, 2215~2221.

·     N. Angulakshmi, Sabu Thomas, T. Premkumar A. Manuel Stephan, Ionic conductivity and Interfacial properties of nanochitin-incorporated poly(ethylene oxide)-LiN(C2F5SO2)2 polymer electrolytes. Electrochimica Acta 2010, 55, 1401~1406.

·     A. Manuel Stephan, M. A. K. Nathan, T. Premkumar, N. Angulakshmi, Chitin-Incorporated Poly(ethylene oxide)-based nanocomposite Electrolytes for lithium batteries, Journal of Physical Chemistry B 2009, 113, 1963~1971.