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Venky Prabhakaran

Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
PO Box 999
MSIN: K8-88
Richland, WA 99352

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  • Prabhakaran V., Z. Lang, A. Clotet, J.M. Poblet, G.E. Johnson, and J. Laskin. 2019. "Controlling the Activity and Stability of Electrochemical Interfaces Using Atom-by-Atom Metal Substitution of Redox Species." ACS Nano 13, no. 1:458-466. PNNL-SA-132145. doi:10.1021/acsnano.8b06813


  • Johnson G.E., V. Prabhakaran, N.D. Browning, B.L. Mehdi, J. Laskin, P.A. Kottke, and A.G. Fedorov. 2018. "DRILL Interface Makes Ion Soft Landing Broadly Accessible for Energy Science and Applications." Batteries and Supercaps 1, no. 3:97-101. PNNL-SA-133831. doi:10.1002/batt.201800042
  • Laskin J., G.E. Johnson, J. Warneke, and V. Prabhakaran. 2018. "From Isolated Ions to Multilayer Functional Materials Using Ion Soft Landing." Angewandte Chemie International Edition 57, no. 50:16270-16284. PNNL-SA-130953. doi:10.1002/anie.201712296
  • Su P., V. Prabhakaran, G.E. Johnson, and J. Laskin. 2018. "In situ Infrared Spectroelectrochemistry for Understanding Structural Transformations of Precisely Defined Ions at Electrochemical Interfaces." Analytical Chemistry 90, no. 18:10935-10942. PNNL-SA-137370. doi:10.1021/acs.analchem.8b02440


  • Estevez L., V. Prabhakaran, A.L. Garcia, Y. Shin, J. Tao, A.M. Schwarz, and J.T. Darsell, et al. 2017. "Hierarchically Porous Graphitic Carbon with Simultaneously High Surface Area and Colossal Pore Volume Engineered via Ice Templating." ACS Nano 11, no. 11:11047-11066. PNNL-SA-126443. doi:10.1021/acsnano.7b05085


  • Gunaratne K.D., V. Prabhakaran, A. Andersen, G.E. Johnson, and J. Laskin. 2016. "Charge Retention of Soft-Landed Phosphotungstate Keggin Anions on Self-Assembled Monolayers." Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics. PCCP 18, no. 13:9021-9028. PNNL-SA-114511. doi:10.1039/C5CP06954H
  • Laskin J., G.E. Johnson, and V. Prabhakaran. 2016. "Soft Landing of Complex Ions for Studies in Catalysis and Energy Storage." Journal of Physical Chemistry C 120, no. 41:23305-23322. PNNL-SA-119040. doi:10.1021/acs.jpcc.6b06497
  • Prabhakaran V., B.L. Mehdi, J.J. Ditto, M.H. Engelhard, B. Wang, K.D. Gunaratne, and D.C. Johnson, et al. 2016. "Rational Design of Efficient Electrode-Electrolyte Interfaces for Solid-State Energy Storage Using Ion Soft-Landing." Nature Communications 7. PNNL-SA-113159. doi:10.1038/ncomms11399


  • Gunaratne K.D., V. Prabhakaran, G.E. Johnson, and J. Laskin. 2015. "Gas-Phase Fragmentation Pathways of Mixed-Addenda Keggin Anions: PMo12-nWnO403- (n = 0-12)." Journal of the American Society for Mass Spectrometry 26, no. 6:1027-1035. PNNL-SA-106983. doi:10.1007/s13361-015-1090-5
  • Gunaratne K.D., V. Prabhakaran, Y.M. Ibrahim, R.V. Norheim, G.E. Johnson, and J. Laskin. 2015. "Design and Performance of a High-Flux Electrospray Ionization Source for Ion Soft-Landing." Analyst 140, no. 9:2957-2963. PNNL-SA-108077. doi:10.1039/C5AN00220F


  • Gunaratne K.D., G.E. Johnson, A. Andersen, D. Du, W. Zhang, V. Prabhakaran, and Y. Lin, et al. 2014. "Controlling the Charge State and Redox Properties of Supported Polyoxometalates via Soft Landing of Mass Selected Ions." Journal of Physical Chemistry C 118, no. 48:27611-27622. PNNL-SA-104962. doi:10.1021/jp505050m

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