Our research interests centre on the synthesis of novel 2D atomically thin materials with tunable optoelectronic properties for light emitting devices and for highly porous 3D hierarchical structures for energy applications.
EPSRC-Royal Society fellowship engagement (2013-2016) EP/L003481/1 "Tailoring the Electronic Properties of Semiconducting Transition Metal Dichalcogenides" (£150,000) PI
EPSRC First Grant (2013-2014) EP/K033840/1 "Large-area electronics based on two-dimensional atomically thin materials" (£140,148) PI
EPSRC Graphene Engineering (2013-2017)
EP/K01658X/1 "Graphene three-dimensional networks" (£2.2m) Co-I
EP/K016792/1 "Engineering with Graphene for Multi-functional Coatings and Fibre-Composites" (£2m) Co-I
EP/K016407/1 "Integrated graphene - based sensor devices via scalable microfabrication process development based on graphene - metal multilayer deposition" (£1m) Co-I
PETRONAS “Graphene based composites for pipeline liners” (£479,863) Co-PI (2014-2017)
For the latest news and articles please see "Mattevi group": http://www.imperial.ac.uk/two-dimensional-materials
“Mesoscale assembly of chemically modified graphene into complex cellular networks” Suelen Barg, Felipe Macul Perez, Na Ni, Paula do Vale Pereira, Robert C. Maher, Esther Garcia-TunÂon, Salvador Eslava, Stefano Agnoli, Cecilia Mattevi, Eduardo Saiz, Nature Communications 2014, 5, pp 4328
"Epitaxial Graphene Growth and Shape Dynamics on Copper: Phase Field Modelling and Experiments" Esteban Meca, John Lowengrub, Hokown Kim, Cecilia Mattevi, Vivek Shenoy, Nano Letters 2013, 13, pp 5692-5697
“Modelling the self-limited growth in catalytic chemical vapor deposition of graphene" H. Kim, E. Saiz, M. Chhowalla, C.Mattevi , New Journal of Physics, 5 053012 (2013).
A graphene growth model in the framework of the Langmuir adsorption theory and two-dimensional crystallization provides new insights for engineering wafer-scale continuous graphene films.
“Activation energy paths for graphene nucleation and growth on Cu” H. Kim, C.Mattevi et al. ACSNano 6, 3614–3623 (2012).
C. Mattevi et al Nanotechnology 23, 344017 (2012).
The use of SAM nanodielectrics enables the demonstration of low operating voltage (<|1.5| V), solution-processable and flexible graphene transistors.
A. Bagri*, C. Mattevi*, M. Acik, Y. Chabal, M. Chhowalla, V. B. Shenoy, “Structural evolution during the reduction of chemically derived graphene oxide” Nature Chemistry, 2, 581- 587(2010).*These authors contributed equally to this work.
Dr. Peter Sherrell, Marie Sklodowska-Curie Individual Fellow
Dr. Kanudha Sharda, Postdoc
Dr. Federico Pesci, Postdoc
Dr. Jingjing Jia, Postdoc shared with Prof. Milo Shaffer
Ms. Chiara Grotta, PhD student
Mr. Francesco Reale, PhD student
Mr. Cong Lu, PhD student
Mr. Pawel Palczynski, PhD student
Ms. Maria Sokolikova, PhD student
Ms. Farah Aba, PhD student Supervisors: Prof. Kang Li (Chemical Engineering Department, Imperial College) and Dr. C. Mattevi
Mr. Jeng Chong, PhD student Supervisors: Prof. Kang Li (Chemical Engineering Department, Imperial College) and Dr. C. Mattevi
Mr. Feng Pan, FYP student
Ms. Aleksandra Krajewska, Internship student (University of Edinburgh) July-September 2015
Ms. Yi Qiu, Internship student (Imperial College London) August-September 2015
Ms. Xiaoxi Zhu, Internship student (Imperial College London) August-September 2015
Ms. Sun Li (Nicole), Internship student (Tsinghua University, CN) July -August 2015
Mr. Jerome, Internship student (INSA Rennes Engineering School, FR) June-August 2015
Ms. Juliette Cardoletti, Internship student (Functionalized Advanced Materials Department, Grenoble University, FR) May-August 2015
Ms. Emilia Donata, Internship student (Univerista’ di Padova, IT) June -July 2015
Dr Joseph Shaw, PhD 2014 Supervisors: Prof.Thomas Anthopoulos (Physics Department, Imperial College) and Dr. C.Mattevi
Ms. Marie Delaflotte, Internship student (engineering superior school of Rennes, FR) June 2014-July 2014
Ms Qian Li, FYP student June 2014-Sept 2014
Dr. Liping Lu, Postdoc, July 2013-Sept 2014
Mr Giovanni Pierin, Visiting student (Universita' di Padova, IT) Feb-July 2014
Mr Luca Iuzzolino, FYP student during Oct 2014 - May 2014
Mr Cong Lu, FYP student during Oct 2014 - May 2014
Mr. Ezra Feilden-Irving, FYP student during May 2013 -Sept 2013
Ms. Hélène de Maleprade, FYP student during May 2013 -Sept 2013
Ms. Celeste van den Bosch, FYP student during Oct 2012 - May 2013
Mr. Amirul Haji Amir Abas, FYP student during Oct 2012 - May 2013
Dr. Hokwon Kim, PhD (Sep 2009-May 2013) "A study of the nucleation and growth mechanism of graphene on copper" Supervisors: Dr.Cecilia Mattevi, Prof. Manish Chhowalla, Prof. Eduardo Saiz
Mr. Kyung Tae Park, FYP student during Oct 2011 - May 2012
Mr. David Lee, FYP student during Oct 2011 - May 2012
Mr. Toby Davis, FYP student during Oct 2010 - May 2011