Noah Schorr


Noah Schorr, Ph.D.


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Noah Schorr, Ph.D. / (505) 844-6252


Noah B. Schorr is a Postdoctoral Appointee at Sandia National Laboratories in the Photovoltaics & Materials Tech organization. He received his B.S. degree in Chemistry from Western Washington University in 2015 and his Ph.D. degree in Chemistry from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2019. His research interests include developing energy storage materials, application of fundamental electrochemical principles, and instrumental analysis of battery components.

Research Interests

Developing energy storage materials, testing new formulations or novel compounds in battery systems

Designing experiments focused on the application of fundamental electrochemical principles towards understanding behavior of battery electrodes

Combining a suite of instrumental techniques to analyze energy storage mechanisms


Ph.D. in Chemistry, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Champaign-Urbana, IL), 2019

B.S. in Chemistry, Western Washington University (Bellingham, WA), 2015

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Key Publications

P. Kafle, F. Zhang, N.B. Schorr, K-Y Huang, J. Rodríguez-López, Y. Diao Printing 2D Conjugated Polymer Monolayers and Their Distinct Electronic Properties Adv. Funct. Mater., (2020), 30, 1909787, DOI: 10.1002/adfm.201909787.

N.B. Schorr, M.J. Counihan, R. Bhargava, J. Rodríguez-López Impact of Plasmonic Photothermal Effects on the Reactivity of Au Nanoparticle Modified Graphene Electrodes Visualized Using Scanning Electrochemical Microscopy Anal. Chem., (2020), 92, 3666-3673, DOI: 10.1021/acs.analchem.9b04754.

N.B. Schorr, J. Hui, J. Rodríguez-López Electrocatalysis on Ultra-Thin 2D Electrodes: New Concepts and Prospects for Tailoring Reactivity Curr. Opin. Electro. Chem., (2019), 13, 100-106, DOI: 10.1016/j.coelec.2018.11.003.

J. Hui, N.B. Schorr, S. Pakhira, Z. Qu, J.L. Mendoza-Cortes, J. Rodríguez-López Achieving Fast and Efficient K+ Intercalation on Ultrathin Graphene Electrodes Modified by a Li+ Based Solid-Electrolyte Interphase J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2018, 140, 42, 13599“13603, DOI: 10.1021/jacs.8b08907.

N.B. Schorr, A.G. Jiang, J. Rodríguez-López Probing Graphene Interfacial Reactivity via Simultaneous and Co-Localized Raman “ SECM Imaging and Interrogation Anal. Chem., (2018), 90, 7848-7854, DOI: 10.1021/acs.analchem.8b00730.

N.B. Schorr, Z.T. Gossage, J. Rodriguez-Lopez Prospects for Single-Site Interrogation using In Situ Multimodal Electrochemical Scanning Probe Techniques Curr. Opin. Electro. Chem., (2018), 8, 89-95, DOI: 10.1016/j.coelec.2018.03.022.