Journal Papers


  1. A. D. Refino, C. Eldona, R. F. H. Hernandha, E. Adhitama, A. Sumboja, E. Peiner, H. S. Wasisto, Advances in 3D silicon-based lithium-ion microbatteries. Communications Materials 2024, 5, 22.
  2. A. M. Firdaus, N. H. Hawari, C. G. Adios, P. M. Nasution, E. Peiner, H. S. Wasisto, A. Sumboja, Unlocking High-Current Performance in Silicon Anode: Synergistic Phosphorus Doping and Nitrogen-Doped Carbon Encapsulation to Enhance Lithium Diffusivity, Chemistry–An Asian Journal. 2024.
  3. Y. Irmawati, D.A. Tan, F. Balqis, F. Iskandar, A. Sumboja, Trifunctional electrocatalysts based on a bimetallic nanoalloy and nitrogen-doped carbon with brush-like heterostructure, Nanoscale 2024.
  4. N.H. Hawari, X. Huang, L.M. Butarbutar, A. Prayogi, H.N. Hidayat, A.Sumboja, N. Ding, Unveiling the effect of alloy-type coating for lithium metal plating and stripping on anode-free lithium metal batteries, Journal of Alloys and Compounds 2024.


  1. F.H. Hamid, J. Karunawan, Y. Irmawati, B.T. Laksono, E. Peiner, H.S. Wasisto, F. Iskandar, A. Sumboja, Cationic surfactant assisted electrostatic self-Assembly of nitrogen-rich carbon enwrapped silicon anode: unlocking high lithium storage performance, Electrochimica Acta 2023.
  2. G.T.M. Kadja, S.A.C. Natalya, F. Balqis, N.J. Azhari, N. Nurdini, A. Sumboja, R.S. Rahayu, U. Pratomo, M. Khalil, Irkham, Gold nanoparticles−supported Ti3C2 MXene nanosheets for enhanced electrocatalytic hydrogen evolution reaction, Nano-Structures & Nano-Objects 2023.
  3. N.H. Hawari, H. Xie, A. Prayogi, A. Sumboja, N. Ding, Understanding SEI evolution during the cycling test of anode-free lithium-metal batteries with LiDFOB salt, RSC Advances 2023, 13, 25673.
  4. D.T.L. Tobing, B. Prakoso, C.G. Adios, N.H. Hawari, R.E.M. Wiriadinata, T. Dirgantara, H. Judawisastra, A. Sumboja, Selective electrophoretic deposition of silicon nanoparticles onto PAN-based carbon fiber as a prospective anode for structural Li-Ion batteries, ChemistrySelect 2023, 8, e202303023.
  5. R. Akmalia, F. Balqis, M.F. Andriani, Y. Irmawati, A. Sumboja, Well-dispersed NiFe nanoalloy embedded on N-doped carbon nanofibers as free-standing air cathode for all-solid-state flexible zinc-air battery, Journal of Energy Storage 2023, 72, 108743.
  6. A.D. Refino, E. Adhitama, M.M. Bela, S. Sadhujan, S. Harilal, C. Eldona, H. Bremers, M.Y. Bashouti, A. Sumboja, M.C. Stan, M. Winter, T. Placke, E. Peiner, H.S. Wasisto, Impact of exposing lithium metal to monocrystalline vertical silicon nanowires for lithium-ion microbatteries, Communications Materials 2023, 4, 58.
  7. F. Balqis, Y. Irmawati, D. Geng, F.A.A. Nugroho, A. Sumboja, Nanostructured ball-milled Ni–Co–Mn oxides from spent Li-ion batteries as electrocatalysts for oxygen evolution reaction, ACS Applied Nano Materials 2023.
  8. Y. Irmawati, B. Prakoso, F. Balqis, Indriyati, R. Yudianti, F. Iskandar, A. Sumboja, Advances and perspective of noble-metal-free nitrogen-doped carbon for pH-universal oxygen reduction reaction catalysts, Energy & Fuels 2023, 37, 4858.
  9. J. Manopo, P.N. Kusumo, A. Sumboja, Yudi Darma, Coordination engineering of atomically dispersed zirconium on graphene for oxygen reduction reaction, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics 2023.
  10. Q. Aini, Y. Irmawati, J. Karunawan, M.H.R. Pasha, A. Alni, F. Iskandar, A. Sumboja, Para grass-derived porous carbon-rich SiOx/C as a stable anode for Lithium-ion batteries, Energy & Fuels 2023, 37, 11397.
  11. F. Balqis, C. Eldona, B.T. Laksono, Q. Aini, F.H. Hamid, H.S. Wasisto, A. Sumboja, Conductive Polymer Frameworks in Silicon Anodes for Advanced Lithium-Ion Batteries, ACS Applied Polymer Materials 2023.
  12. Y. Irmawati, F. Balqis, P.B. Persada, F. Destyorini, R. Yudianti, F. Iskandar, A. Sumboja, Iron-Decorated Nitrogen/Boron co-Doped Reduced Graphene Oxide Aerogel for Neutral Rechargeable Zn-Air Batteries, Batteries 2023, 9, 356.
  13. M. Li, Y. Hu, T. Wu, A. Sumboja, D. Geng, How to enhance the C2 products selectivity of copper-based catalysts towards electrochemical CO2 reduction?—A review, Materials Today  2023.
  14. H. Ardy, T. Albatros, A. Sumboja, Failure Analysis of Duplex Stainless Steel for Heat Exchanger Tubes with Seawater Cooling Medium, Metals 2023, 13, 1182.
  15. Y. Irmawati, F. Balqis, F. Destyorini, C.G. Adios, R. Yudianti, F. Iskandar, A. Sumboja, Cobalt nanoparticles encapsulated with N‑doped bamboo-like carbon nanofibers as bifunctional catalysts for oxygen reduction/evolution reactions in a wide pH range, ACS Applied Nano Materials 2023, 6, 2708.
  16. Ding, A. Sumboja, X. Yin, Y. Zheng, D.W.H. Fam, Y. Zong, Reversible lithium electroplating for high-Energy rechargeable batteries, Journal of The Electrochemical Society 2023.


  1. J. Karunawan, O.B. Abdillah, O. Floweri, M.P. Aji, S.P. Santosa, A. Sumboja, Ferry Iskandar, Improving the structural ordering and particle-size homogeneity of Li-rich layered Li1.2Ni0.13Co0.13Mn0.54O2 cathode materials through microwave irradiation solid-State synthesis, Batteries 2022, 9, 31.
  2. J. Karunawan, P. Suryadi, L. Mahfudh, S.P. Santosa, A. Sumboja, F. Iskandar, Truncated octahedral shape of spinel LiNi0.5Mn1.5O4 via a solid-state method for Li-ion batteries, Energy & Fuels 2022, 37, 754.
  3. C. Eldona, N.H. Hawari, F.H. Hamid, W. Dempwolf, F. Iskandar, E. Peiner, H.S. Wasisto, A. Sumboja, A free‐standing polyaniline/silicon nanowire forest as the anode for lithium‐ion batteries, Chemistry–An Asian Journal 2022.
  4. P.Y.E. Koraag, A.M. Firdaus, N.H. Hawari, A.D. Refino, F. Iskandar, E. Peiner, H.S. Wasisto, A. Sumboja, Covalently bonded ball-milled silicon/CNT nanocomposite as lithium-ion battery anode material, Batteries 2022, 8, 165.
  5. F. Balqis, B. Prakoso, N.H. Hawari, C. Eldona, A. Sumboja, Recent development of polyaniline/graphene composite electrode for flexible supercapacitor device, Chemnanomat 2022.
  6. A. Mulyadewi, M.A.A. Mahbub, Y. Irmawati, F. Balqis, C.G. Adios, A. Sumboja, Rechargeable zinc–air batteries with seawater electrolyte and cranberry bean shell-derived carbon electrocatalyst, Energy & Fuels 2022, 36, 5475.
  7. R.W.M. Komalig, G. Shukri, M.K. Agusta, A.G. Saputro, A. Sumboja, A. Nuruddin, H.K. Dipojono, Enhanced Lithium Diffusivity in Reduced Cerium Oxides: A First-Principles Study, The Journal of Physical Chemistry C 2022.
  8. J. Karunawan, O. Floweri, S.P. Santosa, A. Sumboja, F. Iskandar, Stable layered-layered-spinel structure of the Li1.2Ni0.13Co0.13Mn0.54O2 cathode synthesized by ball-milling assisted solid-state method, Journal of Electroanalytical Chemistry 2022, 907, 116050.
  9. A. Adhyatma, Y. Xu, N.H. Hawari, P.S. Palar, A. Sumboja, Improving ionic conductivity of doped Li7La3Zr2O12 using optimized machine learning with simplistic descriptors, Materials Letters 2022, 308, 131159.


  1. G.T.M. Kadja, N.F. Himma, N. Prasetya, A. Sumboja, M.Z. Bazant, I.G. Wenten, Advances and challenges in the development of nanosheet membranes, Reviews in Chemical Engineering 2021.
  2. A.P. Nugroho, N.H. Hawari, B. Prakoso, A.D. Refino, N. Yulianto, F. Iskandar, E. Kartini, E. Peiner, H.S. Wasisto, A. Sumboja, Vertically aligned n-type silicon nanowire array as a free-standing anode for lithium-ion batteries, Nanomaterials 2021, 11, 3137.
  3. A.D. Refino, N. Yulianto, I. Syamsu, A.P. Nugroho, N.H. Hawari, A. Syring, E. Kartini, F. Iskandar, T. Voss, A. Sumboja, E. Peiner, H.S. Wasisto, Versatilely tuned vertical silicon nanowire arrays by cryogenic reactive ion etching as a lithium-ion battery anode, Scientific Reports 2021, 11, 1.
  4. M.A.A. Mahbub, C.G. Adios, M. Xu, B. Prakoso, J.M. LeBeau, A. Sumboja, Red bean pod derived heterostructure carbon decorated with hollow mixed transition metals as a bifunctional catalyst in zn-air batteries, Chemistry–An Asian Journal 2021, 16, 2559.
  5. A.P. Yuda, P.Y.E. Koraag, F. Iskandar, H.S. Wasisto, A. Sumboja, Advances of top-down synthesis approach for high-performance silicon anodes in Li-ion batteries, Journal of Materials Chemistry A 2021.
  6. A. Sumboja, B. Prakoso, Y. Ma, F.R. Irwan, J.J. Hutani, A. Mulyadewi, M.A.A. Mahbub, Y. Zong, Z. Liu, FeCo nanoparticles loaded nutshell-derived porous carbon as sustainable catalyst in Al-air batteries, Energy Material Advances 2021.
  7. B. Prakoso, M.A.A. Mahbub, M. Yilmaz, K. Khoiruddin, I.G. Wenten, A.D. Handoko, A. Sumboja, Recent progress in extending the cycle‐life of secondary Zn‐Air Batteries, ChemNanoMat 2021, 7, 354.
  8. H. Ardy, A. Nurimam, M. Hamdani, T.H. Abednego, R.K. Helmy, D.A. Bangun, A.R. Setiawan, A. Wibowo, A. Sumboja, Failure analysis of admiralty brass tubes in a surface condenser: a case study at the petrochemical industry, Materials at High Temperatures 2021, 38, 177.
  9. N. Syarif, D. Rohendi, H. Sri, C.T. Lee, W.Y. Wong, W. Sudarsono, A. Sumboja, Gelam tree-derived carbon nanosheets as thick and free-standing electrode for supercapacitor, Chemical Engineering Transactions 2021, 83, 553.


  1. Y. Xu, A. Sumboja, A. Groves, T. Ashton, Y. Zong, J. A. Darr, Enhancing bifunctional catalytic activity of cobalt–nickel sulfide spinel nanocatalysts through transition metal doping and its application in secondary zinc–air batteries, RSC Advances 2020, 10, 4187.
  2. S. Refly, O. Floweri, T.R. Mayangsari, A. Sumboja, S.P. Santosa, T. Ogi, F. Iskandar, Regeneration of LiNi1/3Co1/3Mn1/3O2cathode active materials from end-of-life lithium-ion batteries through ascorbic acid leaching and oxalic acid coprecipitation processes, ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering 2020, 8, 16104.
  3. B. Prakoso, Y. Ma, R. Stephanie, N.H. Hawari, V. Suendo, H. Judawisastra, Y. Zong, Z. Liu, A. Sumboja, Facile synthesis of battery waste-derived graphene for transparent and conductive film application by an electrochemical exfoliation method, RSC Advances 2020, 10, 10322.
  4. Y. Xu, A. Sumboja, Y. Zong, J.A. Darr, Bifunctionally active nanosized spinel cobalt nickel sulfides for sustainable secondary zinc–air batteries: examining the effects of compositional tuning on OER and ORR activity, Catalysis Science & Technology 2020, 10, 2173.
  5. Y. Ma, W. Zang, A. Sumboja, L. Mao, X. Liu, M. Tan, S.J. Pennycook, Z. Kou, Z. Liu, X. Li, J. Wang, Hollow structure engineering of FeCo alloy nanoparticles electrospun in nitrogen-doped carbon enables high performance flexible all-solid-state zinc–air batteries, Sustainable Energy & Fuels 2020, 4, 1747.
  6. M.A. Marsudi, Y. Ma, B. Prakoso, J.J. Hutani, A. Wibowo, Y. Zong, Z. Liu, A. Sumboja, Manganese oxide nanorods decorated table sugar derived carbon as efficient bifunctional catalyst in rechargeable zn-air batteries, Catalysts 2020, 10, 64.


  1. A. Sumboja, J. Chen, Y. Ma, Y. Xu, Y. Zong, P.S. Lee, Z. Liu, Sulfur-rich colloidal nickel sulfides as bifunctional catalyst for all-solid-state, flexible and rechargeable zn-air batteries, ChemCatChem 2019, 11, 1205.
  2. C. Guan, A. Sumboja, W. Zang, Y. Qian, H. Zhang, X. Liu, Z. Liu, D. Zhao, S.J. Pennycook, J. Wang, Decorating Co/CoNx nanoparticles in nitrogen-doped carbon nanoarrays for flexible and rechargeable zinc-air batteries, Energy Storage Materials 2019, 16, 243.
  3. Y. Ma, A. Sumboja, W. Zang, S. Yin, S. Wang, S.J. Pennycook, Z. Kou, Z. Liu, X. Li, J. Wang, Flexible and wearable all-solid-state al–air battery based on iron carbide encapsulated in electrospun porous carbon nanofibers, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 2019. 11, 1988.


  1. A. Sumboja, J. Liu, W.G. Zheng, Y. Zong, H. Zhang, Z. Liu, Electrochemical energy storage devices for wearable technology: a rationale for materials selection and cell design, Chemical Society Reviews 2018, 47, 5919.
  2. A. Sumboja, T. An, H.Y. Goh, M. Lübke, D.P. Howard, Y. Xu, A.D. Handoko, Y. Zong, Z. Liu, One-step facile synthesis of cobalt phosphides for hydrogen evolution reaction catalyst in acidic and alkaline medium, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 2018, 10, 15673.
  3. M. Lübke, A. Sumboja, L. McCafferty, C.F. Armer, A.D. Handoko, Y. Du, K. McColl, F. Cora, D. Brett, Z. Liu, J.A. Darr, Transition metal doped α‐MnO2 nanorods as bifunctional catalysts for efficient oxygen reduction and evolution reactions, ChemistrySelect 2018, 3, 2613.
  4. W. Zang, A. Sumboja, Y. Ma, H. Zhang, Y. Wu, S. Wu, H. Wu, Z. Liu, C. Guan, J. Wang, S.J. Pennycook, Single Co atoms anchored in porous N-doped carbon for efficient zinc−air Battery cathodes, ACS Catalysis 2018, 8, 8961.
  5. H. Zhang, T. Wang, A. Sumboja, W. Zang, J. Xie, D. Gao, S.J. Pennycook, Z. Liu, C. Guan, J. Wang, Integrated hierarchical carbon flake arrays with hollow P-doped CoSe2 nanoclusters as an advanced bifunctional catalyst for Zn-air batteries, Advanced Functional Materials 2018, 28, 1804846.
  6. T. An, X. Ge, N.N. Tham, A. Sumboja, Z. Liu, Y. Zong, Facile one-pot synthesis of CoFe alloy nanoparticles decorated N-doped carbon for high-performance rechargeable zinc–air battery stacks, ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering 2018, 6, 7743.


  1. A. Sumboja, M Lübke, Y. Wang, T. An, Y. Zong, Z. Liu, All-solid-state, foldable, and rechargeable zn-air batteries based on manganese oxide grown on graphene coated carbon cloth air cathode, Advanced Energy Materials 2017, 7, 1700927.
  2. A. Sumboja, J. Chen, Y. Zong, P.S. Lee, Z. Liu, NiMn layered double hydroxides as efficient electrocatalysts for the oxygen evolution reaction and their application in rechargeable zn-air batteries, Nanoscale 2017, 9, 774.
  3. C. Guan, A. Sumboja, H. Wu, W. Ren, X. Liu, H. Zhang, Z. Liu, C. Cheng, S.J. Pennycook, J. Wang, Hollow Co3O4 nanosphere embedded in carbon arrays for stable and flexible solid-state zinc–air batteries, Advanced Materials 2017, 29, 1704117.


  1. A. Sumboja, X. Ge, G. Zheng, F.W.T Goh, T.S.A. Hor, Y. Zong, Z. Liu, Durable rechargeable zinc-air batteries with neutral electrolyte and manganese oxide catalyst, Journal of Power Sources 2016, 332, 330.
  2. A. Sumboja, X. Ge, Y. Zong, Z. Liu, Progress in development of flexible metal-air batteries, Functional Materials Letters 2016, 9, 1630001.
  3. M. Lübke, A. Sumboja, I.D. Johnson, D.J.L. Brett, P.R. Shearing, Z. Liu, J.A. Darr, High power nano-Nb2O5 negative electrodes for lithium-ion batteries, Electrochimica Acta 2016, 192, 363.
  4. R. Bendi, V. Bhavanasi, K. Parida, V.C. Nguyen, A. Sumboja, K. Tsukagoshi, P.S. Lee, Self-powered graphene thermistor, Nano Energy 2016, 26, 586.


  1. A. Sumboja, X. Ge, F.W.T. Goh, B. Li, D. Geng, T.S.A. Hor, Y. Zong, Z. Liu, Manganese oxide catalyst grown on carbon paper as an air cathode for high performance rechargeable zinc-air batteries, ChemPlusChem 2015, 80, 1341.
  2. A. Sumboja, U.M. Tefashe, G. Wittstock, P.S. Lee, Investigation of charge transfer kinetics of polyaniline supercapacitor electrodes by scanning electrochemical microscopy, Advanced Materials Interfaces 2015, 2, 1400154.
  3. X. Ge, A. Sumboja, D. Wuu, T. An, B. Li, F.W.T. Goh, T.S.A. Hor, Y. Zong, Z. Liu, Oxygen reduction in alkaline media: from mechanisms to recent advances of catalysts, ACS Catalysis 2015, 5, 4643.
  4. X. Ge, B. Li, D. Wuu, A. Sumboja, T. An, T.S.A. Hor, Y. Zong, Z. Liu, Nanostructured perovskite LaCo1-xMnxO3 as bifunctional catalysts for rechargeable metal–air batteries, Journal of Molecular and Engineering Materials 2015, 3, 1540006.
  5. X. Wang, C. Yan, J. Yan, A. Sumboja, P.S. Lee, Orthorombic niobium oxide nanowires for next generation hybrid supercapacitor device, Nano Energy 2015, 11, 765.


  1. C.Y. Foo, A. Sumboja, D.J. Tan, J. Wang, P.S. Lee, Flexible and highly scalable V2O5-rGO electrodes in organic electrolyte for supercapacitor devices, Advanced Energy Materials 2014, 4, 1400236.
  2. V. Kumar, A. Sumboja, J. Wang, V. Bhavanasi, V.C. Nguyen, P.S. Lee, Topotactic phase transformation of hexagonal MoO3 to layered MoO3-II and its two dimensional (2D) nanosheets, Chemistry of Materials 2014, 26, 5533.
  3. J. Yan, A. Sumboja, X. Wang, C. Fu, V. Kumar, P.S. Lee, Insights on the fundamental capacitive behavior: a case study of MnO2, Small 2014, 10, 3568.
  4. X. Wang, C. Yan, A. Sumboja, P.S. Lee, Nickel cobalt oxide nanowire-reduced graphite oxide composite material and its application for high performance supercapacitor electrode material, Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology 2014, 14, 7104.
  5. X. Wang, C. Yan, A. Sumboja, P.S. Lee, High performance porous nickel cobalt oxide nanowires for asymmetric supercapacitor, Nano Energy 2014, 3, 119.
  6. J. Yan, L. Yang, M. Cui, X. Wang, K.J. Chee, V.C. Nguyen, V. Kumar, A. Sumboja, M. Wang, P.S. Lee, Aniline tetramer-graphene oxide composites for high performance supercapacitors, Advanced Energy Materials 2014, 4, 1400781.
  7. X. Wang, C. Yan, A. Sumboja, J. Yan, P.S. Lee, Achieving high rate performance in layered hydroxides supercapacitor electrode, Advanced Energy Materials 2014, 4, 1301240.


  1. A. Sumboja, C.Y. Foo, X. Wang, P.S. Lee, Large areal mass, flexible and free-standing reduced graphene oxide/manganese dioxide paper for asymmetric supercapacitor device, Advanced Materials 2013, 25, 2809.
  2. X. Wang, A. Sumboja, W.L. Foo, C. Yan, K. Tsukagoshi, P.S. Lee, Rational design of high performance all solid state flexible micro-supercapacitor on a paper, RSC Advances 2013, 3, 15827.


  1. A. Sumboja, C.Y. Foo, J. Yan, C. Yan, R.K. Gupta, P.S. Lee, Significant electrochemical stability of manganese dioxide/polyaniline coaxial nanowires by self-terminated double surfactant polymerization for pseudocapacitor electrode, Journal of Materials Chemistry 2012, 22, 23921.
  2. A. Sumboja, U.M. Tefashe, G. Wittstock, P.S. Lee, Monitoring electroactive ions at manganese dioxide pseudocapacitive electrodes with scanning electrochemical microscope for supercapacitor electrodes, Journal of Power Sources 2012, 207, 205.
  3. A. Sumboja, X. Wang, J. Yan, P.S. Lee, Nanoarchitectured current collector for high rate capability of polyaniline based supercapacitor electrode, Electrochimica Acta 2012, 65, 190.
  4. X. Wang, A. Sumboja, M. Lin, J. Yan, P.S. Lee, Enhancing electrochemical reaction sites in nickel-cobalt layered double hydroxides on zinc tin oxide nanowires: a hybrid material for an asymmetric supercapacitor device, Nanoscale 2012, 4, 7266.
  5. X. Wang, A. Sumboja, E. Khoo, C. Yan, P.S. Lee, Cryogel synthesis of hierarchical Interconnected macro-/Mesoporous Co3O4 with superb electrochemical energy storage, Journal of Physical Chemistry C 2012, 116, 4930.

2010 – 2011

  1. J. Yan, A. Sumboja, E. Khoo, P.S. Lee, V2O5 loaded on SnO2 nanowires for high-rate Li ion batteries, Advanced Materials 2011, 23, 746.
  2. J. Yan, E. Khoo, A. Sumboja, P.S. Lee, Facile coating of manganese oxide on tin oxide nanowires with high-performance capacitive behaviour, ACS Nano 2010, 4, 4247.