Publications

EVSL Team Members’ Journal Publications

Read our recent Review Paper for a summary of research on Mechanical Properties of Batteries!

24. Dixon, B., Mason, A., Sahraei, E., 2018. Effects of electrolyte, loading rate and location of indentation on mechanical integrity of li-ion pouch cells. Journal of Power Sources, 396, 412-420.

23. Zhu, J., Zhang, X., Luo, H., Sahraei, E., 2018. Investigation of the deformation mechanisms of lithium-ion battery components using in-situ micro tests. Applied Energy 224, 251-266.

22. Zhu, J., Li, W., Xia, Y., Sahraei, E., 2018. Testing and modeling the mechanical properties of the granular materials of graphite anode. J. of Electrochemical Society 165 (5), A1160-A1168.

21. Luo, Hailing., Zhu, J., Sahraei, E., Xia, Y., 2018. Adhesion strength of the cathode in lithium-ion batteries under combined tension/shear loadings. RSC Advances 8, 3996-4005.

20. Zhang, X., Zhu, J., Sahraei, E., 2017. Degradation of battery separators under charge-discharge cycles. RSC Advances 7, 56099-56107.

19. Kermani, G., Sahraei, E., 2017. Review: Characterization and Modeling of the Mechanical Properties of Lithium-Ion Batteries. Energies 10 (11), 1730.

18. Kisters, T., Sahraei, E., Wierzbicki, T., 2017. Dynamic impact tests on lithium-ion cells. International  Journal of Impact Engineering 108, 205-216.

17. Zhang, X., Sahraei, E., Wang, K., 2016. Deformation and failure characteristics of four types of lithium-ion battery separators. Journal of Power Sources 327, 693–701.

16. Sahraei, E., Bosco, E., Dixon, B., Lai, B., 2016. Microscale failure mechanisms leading to internal short circuit in Li-ion batteries under complex loading scenarios. Journal of Power Sources 319, 56–65.

15. Zhu, J., Zhang, X., Sahraei, E., Wierzbicki, T., 2016. Deformation and failure mechanisms of 18650 battery cells under axial compression. Journal of Power Sources 336, 332–340.

14. Zhang, X., Sahraei, E., Wang, K., 2016. Li-ion Battery Separators, Mechanical Integrity and Failure Mechanisms Leading to Soft and Hard Internal Shorts. Scientific Reports 6, 32578.

13. Sahraei, E., Kahn, M., Meier, J., Tomasz, W., 2015. Modelling of cracks developed in lithium-ion cells under mechanical loading. RSC Advances 5, 80369–80380.

12. Xia, Y., Wierzbicki, T., Sahraei, E., Zhang, X., 2014. Damage of cells and battery packs due to ground impact. Journal of Power Sources 267, 78–97.

11. Sahraei, E., Digges, K., Marzougui, D., Roddis, K., 2014. High strength steels, stiffness of vehicle front-end structure, and risk of injury to rear seat occupants. Accident Analysis and Prevention 66, 43–54.

10. Sahraei, E., Meier, J., Wierzbicki, T., 2014. Characterizing and modeling mechanical properties and onset of short circuit for three types of lithium-ion pouch cells. Journal of Power Sources 247, 503–516.

9. Wierzbicki, T., Sahraei, E., 2013. Homogenized mechanical properties for the jellyroll of cylindrical Lithium-ion cells. Journal of Power Sources 241, 467–476.

8. Sahraei, E., Digges, K., Marzougui, D., 2013. Effects of vehicle front-end stiffness on rear seat dummies in NCAP and FMVSS208 tests. Traffic Injury Prevention 14, 602–6.

7. Sahraei, E., Campbell, J., Wierzbicki, T., 2012. Modeling and short circuit detection of 18650 Li-ion cells under mechanical abuse conditions. Journal of Power Sources 220, 360–372.

6. Sahraei, E., Hill, R., Wierzbicki, T., 2012. Calibration and finite element simulation of pouch lithium-ion batteries for mechanical integrity. Journal of Power Sources 201, 307–321.

5. Sahraei, E., Marzougui, D., Digges, K., Kan, C.D. (Steve), 2011. Effect of increase in weight and stiffness of vehicles on the safety of rear seat occupants. International Journal of Crashworthiness 16, 309–318.

4. Soudbakhsh, D., Sahraei, E., Shirin, M.B., Farahmand, F., Tahmasebi, M.N., Parnianpour, M., 2011. Diagnosing Anterior Cruciate Ligamnet Injuries using a Knee Arthrometer: Design, Fabrication, and Clinical Evaluation. Biomedical Engineering: Applications, Basis and Communications 23, 181–192.

3. Sahraei, E., Wierzbicki, T., Hill, R., Luo, M., 2010. Crash Safety of Lithium-Ion Batteries Towards Development of a Computational Model.

2. Sahraei, E., Marzougui, D., Opiela, K., 2009. Preventing Single Unit Truck Rollovers When Impacting Concrete Median Barriers.

1. Sahraei, E., Soudbakhsh, D., Digges, K., 2009. Protection of Rear Seat Occupants in Frontal Crashes, Controlling for Occupant and Crash Characteristics. Stapp Car Crash Journal 53, 75–91.