Wandi Wahyudi

PhD Students


Research Interests

​Rechargeable lithium batteries (Li-ion, Li-sulfur, Li-oxygen) with high energy density and safety. Currently, my research focuses on understanding the complex features of liquid electrolytes, electrodes, and separators for the next-generation of lithium batteries.

Selected Publications

  • Phase inversion strategy to flexible freestanding electrode: critical coupling of binders and electrolytes for high performance Li-S battery
    W Wahyudi, Z Cao, P Kumar, M Li, Y Wu, MN Hedhili, TD Anthopoulos, L Cavallo, LJ Li, J Ming
    Advanced Functional Materials, 28, 1802244 (2018)
  • New Insights on Graphite anode stability: Li-ion coordination structures prevail over solid electrolyte interphases.
    J Ming,‡ Z Cao,‡ W Wahyudi,‡ M Li, P Kumar, Y Wu, JY Hwang, L Cavallo, YK Sun, LJ Li.
    ACS Energy Letters, 3, 335-340, (2018)
  • A scalable approach to construct free-standing and flexible carbon networks for lithium-sulfur battery.
    M Li,‡ W Wahyudi,‡ P Kumar, WF Yu, X Yang, H Li, LJ Li, J Ming.
    ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 9 (9), 8047-8054, (2017)
  • Redox species-based electrolytes for advanced rechargeable lithium ion batteries.
    J Ming, M Li, P Kumar, AY Lu, W Wahyudi, LJ Li.
    ACS Energy Letters 1 (3), 529-534, (2016)
  • Two-dimensional layered materials for energy storage applications.
    P Kumar, H Abuhimd, W Wahyudi, M Li, J Ming, LJ Li.
    ECS J. of Solid State Science and Technology, 5 (11), Q3021-Q3025, (2016)
  • Effect of various sintering inhibitors on the long term performance of Ni-YSZ anodes used for SOFCs.
    MS Khan, W Wahyudi, SB Lee, RH Song, JW Lee, TH Lim, SJ Park.
    Int. J.  of Hydrogen Energy, 40 (35), 11968-11975, (2015)


  • M.Sc., Advanced Energy Technology, University of Science and Technology, Korea, 2013
  • B.Sc., Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, University of Indonesia, Indonesia, 2010​

Scientific and Professional Membership

● The Electrochemical Society (ECS)

KAUST Affiliations

● KAUST Solar Center
● Division of Physical Science and Engineering (PSE)

Research Interests Keywords

Lithium batteries Energy storage