EVSL Team Members’ Journal Publications

  1. Song Y., Gilaki M., Keshavarzi M., Sahraei E., “A universal anisotropic model for a cylindrical cell validated under axial, lateral and bending loads”, DOI: 10.1002/ese3.1111, 1-18, Energy Science and Engineering,
  2. Keshavarzi M., Gilaki M., Sahraei E., “Characterization of In-situ Material Properties of Pouch Lithium-ion Batteries in Tension from Three-point Bending Tests”, Volume 219, 1 April 2022, 107090, International Journal of Mechanical Sciences, 2022.
  3. Kisters T., Gilaki M., Nau S., Sahraei E., “Modeling Effects of Electrolyte on Dynamic Response of Lithium-Ion cells by Pore Fluid Movement”, Volume 49, May 2022, 104069, Journal of Energy Storage,
  4. Gilaki M., Song Y, Sahraei E., “Homogenized characterization of cylindrical Li-ion battery
  5. cells using elliptical approximation”, DOI: 10.1002/er.7531, Journal of Energy Research,
  6. Kisters T, Keshavarzi M., Kuder J., Sahraei E., “Effects of Electrolyte, Thickness, and Casing Stiffness on the Dynamic Response of Lithium-ion Battery Cells”, Energy Reports, 7, 6451-6461, 2021.
  7. Kermani, G, Keshavarzi M, Sahraei E., “Deformation of lithium-ion batteries under axial loading: Analytical model and Representative Volume Element”, Energy Reports, 7, 2849-2861, 2021.
  8. Bulla M., Kolling S., Sahraei E., “A Material Model for the Orthotropic and Viscous Behavior of Separators in Lithium-Ion Batteries under High Mechanical Loads” Energies, 14 (15), 4585, 2021.
  9. Gilaki M, Walsh R, E Sahraei, “Model-Based Design of an Electric Bus Lithium-Ion Battery Pack”, ASME Journal of Electrochemical Energy Conversion and Storage, 18 (2), 020914, 2021.
  10. Derakhshan M., Gilaki M., Stacy A., Sahraei E., Soudbakhsh D., “Bending Detection of Li-Ion Pouch Cells Using Impedance Spectra”, ASME Letters in Dynamic Systems and Control, ALDSC-20-1046, 1-6, 2021.
  11. Bulla M., Kolling S., Sahraei E, “A combined experimental and computational study on the failure behavior of separator subject to orthotropy”, Energies, 13 (17), 4399, 2020.
  12. Soudbakhsh D, Gilaki M, Lynch W, Zhang P, Choi T, and Sahraei E., “Electrical Response of Mechanically Damaged Lithium-ion Batteries”, Energies, 13, 4284, 2020.
  13. Kermani G., Dixon B., Sahraei E., “Elliptical lithium‐ion batteries: Transverse and axial loadings under wet/dry conditions” Energy Science & Engineering, 7 (3), 890-898,
  14. Kermani G., Sahraei E., “Dynamic impact response of lithium-ion batteries, constitutive properties and failure model”, RSC Advances, Vol 9, 2464-2473, 2019.
  15. Zhu J, Zhang, X., Sahraei E., “Investigation of the deformation mechanisms of lithium-ion battery components using in-situ micro tests,” Applied Energy, Vol 224, 251–266, 2018.
  16. Dixon B., Mason A., Sahraei E., “Effects of electrolyte, loading rate and location of indentation on mechanical integrity of li-ion pouch cells,” Journal of Power Sources, Vol 396, 412–420, 2018.
  17. Luo H., Zhu J., Sahraei E., Xia Y., “Adhesion strength of the cathode in lithium-ion batteries under combined tension/shear loadings,” RSC Advances, Vol 8, 3996-4005,2018.
  18. Zhu J., Li W., Xia Y., Sahraei E. “Testing and modeling the mechanical properties of the granular materials of graphite anode”, Journal of The Electrochemical Society, Vol 165, Issue 5, A1160-A1168, 2018
  19. Li W., Xia Y., Chen GH., Sahraei E., “Comparative study of mechanical-electrical-thermal responses of pouch, cylindrical, and prismatic lithium-ion cells under mechanical abuse”, Science China Technological Sciences, 61 (10), 1472-1482, 2018
  20. Zhang X., Zhu J., Sahraei E., “Degradation of battery separators under charge–discharge cycles,” RSC Advances, Vol 7 (88), 56099-56107,2017.
  21. Kermani G., Sahraei E., “Review: Characterization and Modeling of the Mechanical Properties of Lithium-Ion Batteries,” Energies, Vol 10 (11), pp 1730 (1-25), 2017.
  22. Kisters T., Sahraei E., Wierzbicki T., “Dynamic impact tests on lithium-ion cells,” International Journal of Impact Engineering, vol 108, pp 205-216, 2017.
  23. Zhu J., Zhang X., Sahraei E., Wierzbicki T., “A combined experimental/numerical study on deformation and failure of 18650 battery cells under axial compression,” Journal of Power Sources, 336, pp 332-340, 2016.
  24. Zhang X., Sahraei E., Wang K., “Failure Mechanisms of Li-ion Battery Separators, Leading to Soft and Hard Internal Shorts,” Nature Scientific Reports, 6, 32578; doi:10.1038/srep32578, 2016.
  25. Zhang X., Sahraei E., Wang K., “Deformation and Failure Characteristics of Four Types of Lithium ion Battery Separators,” Journal of Power Sources, vol 327, pp693-701, 2016.
  26. Sahraei E., Bosco E., Dixon B., Lai B.,“ Microscale failure mechanisms leading to internal short circuit in Li-ion batteries under complex loading scenarios,” Journal of Power Sources, 319, pp 56-65, 2016.
  27. Sahraei E., Kahn M., Meier J., Wierzbicki T., “Computed Tomography and Finite Element Modeling of Cracks Developed in Lithium-ion Cells under Mechanical Loading,” RSC Advances, 5, 80369 – 80380, 2015.
  28. Sahraei E., Meier J., Wierzbicki T., “Characterizing Mechanical Properties and Onset of Short Circuit for Three Types of Lithium-ion Pouch Cells,” Journal of Power Sources, 247, pp. 503-516, 2014.
  29. Sahraei E., Digges K., Marzougui D., Roddis K., “High Strength Steels, Stiffness of Vehicle Front-end Structure, and Risk of Injury to Rear Seat Occupants, a Study based on Computational Modeling,” Accident Analysis and Prevention Journal, 66, pp. 43–54, 2014.
  30. Xia Y., Wierzbicki T., Sahraei E., Zhang X., “Damage of Cells and Battery Packs Due to Ground Impact,” Journal of Power Sources, 267, pp. 78–97, 2014.
  31. Wierzbicki T., Sahraei E., “Homogenized Mechanical Properties for the Jellyroll of Cylindrical Lithium-ion Cells,” Journal of Power Sources, 241, pp. 467-476, 2013.
  32. Sahraei E., Digges K., Marzougui D., “Effects of Vehicle Front-End Stiffness on Rear Seat Dummies in NCAP and FMVSS208 Tests,” Traffic Injury Prevention, vol. 14, no. 6, pp. 602-606, 2013.
  33. Sahraei E., Campbell J., Wierzbicki, T., “Detection of Short Circuit in 18650 Li-ion Cells under Mechanical Abuse: Experiments, Finite Element Modeling, and Validation,” Journal of Power Sources, 220, pp. 360–372, 2012.
  34. Sahraei E., Hill R., Wierzbicki, T., “Calibration and Finite Element Simulation of Pouch Li-ion Batteries for Mechanical Integrity,” Journal of Power Sources, vol. 201, pp. 307– 321, 2012.