Dr Cristina Pozo-Gonzalo

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Research Fellow (Electromaterials)

Faculty

Instit for Frontier Materials

Department

Instit for Frontier Materials

Campus

Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus

Qualifications

Doctor of Philosophy, , 2002

Contact

cristina.pozo@deakin.edu.au
+61 3 924 46634

Career highlights

2012-present: Research Fellow at Deakin University (Australia) under the supervision of Prof. Maria Forsyth
2011: Research Fellow at Monash University (Australia) under the supervision of Prof. Alan Bond.
2006- 2010: Principal researcher and Head of Electrooptic Unit in the New Materials Department at CIDETEC (Centre for electrochemical technologies, San Sebastian, Spain).
2005-2006: Coordinator of Smart Materials strategic line in the New Materials Department at CIDETEC (Centre for electrochemical technologies, San Sebastan, Spain).
2004-2005: Project Manager in the New Materials Department at CIDETEC (Centre for electrochemical technologies, San Sebastian, Spain).

Research interests

Metal-air batteries, Ionic liquid, conducting polymers.

Publications

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2016

Reduction of oxygen in a trialkoxy ammonium-based ionic liquid and the role of water

Dr Cristina Pozo-Gonzalo, Mega Kar, Dr Erlendur Jonsson, A/Prof Patrick Howlett, Prof Douglas Robert MacFarlane, Prof Maria Forsyth

(2016), Vol. 196, pp. 727-734, Electrochimica acta, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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2015

Rechargeable Zn/PEDOT battery with an imidazolium-based ionic liquid as the electrolyte

Mr Tristan Simons, Maitane Salsamendi, A/Prof Patrick Howlett, Prof Maria Forsyth, Prof Douglas Robert MacFarlane, Dr Cristina Pozo-Gonzalo

(2015), Vol. 2, pp. 2071-2078, ChemElectroChem, London, Eng., C1

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The reduction of oxygen on iron(II) oxide/poly(3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene) composite thin film electrodes

Dr Robert Kerr, Dr Cristina Pozo-Gonzalo, Prof Maria Forsyth, Bjorn Winther-Jensen

(2015), Vol. 154, pp. 142-148, Electrochimica acta, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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Supramolecular ionic networks with superior thermal and transport properties based on novel delocalized di-anionic compounds

M Ali Aboudzadeh, Alexander Shaplov, Guiomar Hernandez, Petr S Vlasov, Elena I Lozinskaya, Dr Cristina Pozo-Gonzalo, Prof Maria Forsyth, Yakov S Vygodskii, David Mecerreyes

(2015), Vol. 3, pp. 2338-2343, Journal of materials chemistry a, Cambridge, Eng., C1

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Ionic conductivity and molecular dynamic behavior in supramolecular ionic networks; the effect of lithium salt addition

M Ali Aboudzadeh, Dr Haijin Zhu, Dr Cristina Pozo-Gonzalo, Alexander Shaplov, David Mecerreyes, Prof Maria Forsyth

(2015), Vol. 175, pp. 74-79, Electrochimica acta, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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Oxygen reduction reaction in ionic liquids : an overview

Dr Cristina Pozo-Gonzalo

(2015), pp. 507-529, Electrochemistry in ionic liquids. Volume 2 : applications, Berlin, Germany, B1

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2014

Enhanced performance of phosphonium based ionic liquids towards 4 electrons oxygen reduction reaction upon addition of a weak proton source

Dr Cristina Pozo-Gonzalo, Mr Christophe Virgilio, Prof Douglas Robert MacFarlane

(2014), Vol. 38, pp. 24-27, Electrochemistry communications, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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Insights into the reversible oxygen reduction reaction in a series of phosphonium-based ionic liquids

Dr Cristina Pozo-Gonzalo, A/Prof Patrick Howlett, Jennifer Hodgson, Louis A Madsen, Prof Douglas Robert MacFarlane, Prof Maria Forsyth

(2014), Vol. 16, pp. 25062-25070, Physical chemistry chemical physics, Cambridge, England, C1

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Aggregation of a dibenzo[b,def]chrysene based organic photovoltaic material in solution

Alexandr Simonov, Peter Kemppinen, Dr Cristina Pozo-Gonzalo, John F. Boas, Ante Bilic, Andrew Scully, Adel Attia, Ayman Nafadya, Elena Mashkina, Kevin Winzenberg, Scott Watkins, Alan M. Bond

(2014), Vol. 118, pp. 6839-6849, Journal of Physical Chemistry B, Washington, D.C., C1

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2013

Redox chemistry of the superoxide ion in a phosphonium-based ionic liquid in the presence of water

Dr Cristina Pozo-Gonzalo, Dr Angel Torriero, Prof Maria Forsyth, Prof Douglas Robert MacFarlane, A/Prof Patrick Howlett

(2013), Vol. 4, pp. 1834-1837, Journal of physical chemistry C, Washington D. C., C1

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Assessment of permethylated transition-metal sandwich complexes as internal reference redox systems in ionic liquids

Dr Angel Torriero, Dr Jaka Sunarso, Prof Maria Forsyth, Dr Cristina Pozo-Gonzalo

(2013), Vol. 15, pp. 2547-2553, Physical chemistry chemical physics, Cambridge, England, C1

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Influence of the polymerization method on the oxygen reduction reaction pathway on PEDOT

Dr Robert Kerr, Dr Cristina Pozo-Gonzalo, Prof Maria Forsyth, Dr Bjorn Winther-Jensen

(2013), Vol. 2, pp. F29-F31, ECS electrochemistry letters, Pennington, N.J., C1

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2011

Synthesis and electro-optical characterization of new conducting PEDOT/Au-nanorods nanocomposites

Maitane Salsamendi, Jose Abad, Rebeca Marcilla, Dr Cristina Pozo-Gonzalo, Antonio Urbina, Hans Grande, Jaime Colchero, David Mecerreyes

(2011), Vol. 22, pp. 1665-1672, Polymers for advanced technologies, West Sussex, U. K., C1-1

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2010

Innovative materials and applications based on poly(3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene) and ionic liquids

Markus Dobbelin, Rebeca Marcilla, Dr Cristina Pozo-Gonzalo, David Mecerreyes

(2010), Vol. 20, pp. 7613-7622, Journal of materials chemistry, Cambridge, United Kingdom, C1-1

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2009

Synthesis of 2-(selenophen-2-yl) pyrroles and their electropolymerization to electrochromic nanofilms

Boris A. Trofimov, Elena Yu Schmidt, Albina I Mikhaleva, Dr Cristina Pozo-Gonzalo, Jose A. Pomposo, Maitane Salsamendi, Nadezhda I. Protzuk, Nadezhda V. Zorina, Andrey V. Afonin, Alexander V. Vashchenko, Ekaterina P. Levanova, Galina G. Levkovskaya

(2009), Vol. 15, pp. 6435-6445, Chemistry - a European journal, Weinheim, Germany, C1-1

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Relating cyclic voltammetry and impedance analysis in a viologen electrochromic device

Ricardo Vergaz, David Barrios, Jose M. Sanchez-Pena, Dr Cristina Pozo-Gonzalo, Maitane Salsamendi

(2009), Vol. 93, pp. 2125-2132, Solar energy materials and solar cells, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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Highly transparent electrochromic plastic device that changes to purple and to blue by increasing the potential

Dr Cristina Pozo-Gonzalo, Maitane Salsamendi, Ana Vinuales, Jose A. Pomposo, Hans Grande

(2009), Vol. 93, pp. 2093-2097, Solar energy materials and solar cells, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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Electrochemical synthesis of PEDOT derivatives bearing imidazolium-ionic liquid moieties

Markus Dobbelin, Dr Cristina Pozo-Gonzalo, Rebeca Marcilla, Raul Blanco, Jose L Segura, Jose A. Pomposo, David Mecerreyes

(2009), Vol. 47, pp. 3010-3021, Journal of polymer science, part A: polymer chemistry, Hoboken, NJ, C1-1

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2008

Simultaneous synthesis of gold nanoparticles and conducting poly(3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene) towards optoelectronic nanocomposites

Maitane Salsamendi, Rebeca Marcilla, Markus Dobbelin, David Mecerreyes, Dr Cristina Pozo-Gonzalo, Jose A. Pomposo, R Pacios

(2008), Vol. 205, pp. 1451-1454, Physica status solidi A, Weinheim, Germany, C1-1

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Novel dithiolene complexes incorporating conjugated electroactive ligands

Peter J. Skabara, Dr Cristina Pozo-Gonzalo, Nora Lardies Miazza, Mariano Laguna, Elena Cerrada, Asun Luquin, Blanca Gonzalez, Simon J. Coles, Michael B. Hursthouse, Ross W. Harrington, William Clegg

(2008), pp. 3070-3079, Dalton transactions, Cambridge, England, C1-1

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Impedance analysis and equivalent circuit of an all-plastic viologen based electrochromic device

Ricardo Vergaz, David Barrios, Jose M. Sanchez-Pena, Dr Cristina Pozo-Gonzalo, Maitane Salsamendi, Jose A. Pomposo

(2008), Vol. 29, pp. 401-407, Displays, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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All-plastic electrochromic devices based on PEDOT as switchable optical attenuator in the near IR

Dr Cristina Pozo-Gonzalo, David Mecerreyes, Jose A. Pomposo, Maitane Salsamendi, Rebeca Marcilla, Hans Grande, Ricardo Vergaz, David Barrios, Jose M. Sanchez-Pena

(2008), Vol. 92, pp. 101-106, Solar energy materials and solar cells, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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PEDOT:Poly(1-vinyl-3-ethylimidazolium) dispersions as alternative materials for optoelectronic devices

Dr Cristina Pozo-Gonzalo, Rebeca Marcilla, Maitane Salsamendi, David Mecerreyes, Jose A. Pomposo, Javier Rodriguez, Henk J Bolink

(2008), Vol. 46, pp. 3150-3154, Journal of polymer science, part A: polymer chemistry, Hoboken, NJ, C1-1

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Synthesis and spectroelectrochemical characterization of an electrochromic phosphole-EDOT copolymer: poly([1-phenyl-2,5-bis(2-thienyl)thioxophosphole]0.14 -co- [3,4-ethylendioxythiophene]0.86)

Pedro Maria Carrasco, Dr Cristina Pozo-Gonzalo, Hans Grande, Jose A. Pomposo, Milagros Cortazar, Valerie Deborde, Muriel Hissler, Regis Reau

(2008), Vol. 61, pp. 713-724, Polymer bulletin, Heidelberg , Germany, C1-1

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Electro-optical analysis of PEDOT symmetrical electrochromic devices

Ricardo Vergaz, David Barrios, Jose M Pena, Carlos Marasea, Dr Cristina Pozo-Gonzalo, Jose A. Pomposo

(2008), Vol. 92, pp. 107-111, Solar energy materials and solar cells, Amsterdam, Netherlands, C1-1

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Influence of the introduction of short alkyl chains in poly(2-(2-thienyl)-1H-pyrrole) on its electrochromic behavior

Dr Cristina Pozo-Gonzalo, Maitane Salsamendi, Jose A. Pomposo, Hans Grande, Elena Yu Schmidt, Yu. Yu. Rusakov, Boris A. Trofimov

(2008), Vol. 41, pp. 6886-6894, Macromolecules, Washington, United States, C1-1

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2007

Synthesis and electrochemical study of narrow band gap conducting polymers based on 2,2′-dipyrroles linked with conjugated aza-spacers

Dr Cristina Pozo-Gonzalo, Jose A. Pomposo, Javier Rodriguez, Elena Yu Schmidt, Alexander M Vasil'tsov, Nadezhda V. Zorina, Andrey V. Ivanov, Boris A. Trofimov, Albina I Mikhaleva, Alexey B. Zaitsev

(2007), Vol. 157, pp. 60-65, Synthetic metals, Lausanne, Switzerland, C1-1

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Orange to black electrochromic behaviour in poly(2-(2-thienyl)-1H-pyrrole) thin films

Dr Cristina Pozo-Gonzalo, Jose A. Pomposo, Juan A. Alduncin, Maitane Salsamendi, Albina I Mikhaleva, Leonid B. Krivdin, Boris A. Trofimov

(2007), Vol. 52, pp. 4784-4791, Electrochimica acta, Oxford, England, C1-1

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Influence of ionic liquids on the electrical conductivity and morphology of PEDOT:PSS films

Markus Dobbelin, Rebeca Marcilla, Maitane Salsamendi, Dr Cristina Pozo-Gonzalo, Pedro Maria Carrasco, Jose A. Pomposo, David Mecerreyes

(2007), Vol. 19, pp. 2147-2149, Chemistry of materials, Washington, D. C., C1-1

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Combined electrochromic and plasmonic optical responses in conducting polymer/metal nanoparticle films

Roberto Pockaj, Rebeca Marcilla, Dr Cristina Pozo-Gonzalo, Jose A. Pomposo, Hans Grande, Javier Aizpurua, David Mecerreyes

(2007), Vol. 7, pp. 2938-2941, Journal of nanoscience and nanotechnology, Valencia, United States, C1-1

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Electrical characterization of new electrochromic devices

Ricardo Vergaz, David Barrios, Jose M. Sanchez-Pena, Dr Cristina Pozo-Gonzalo, Jose A. Pomposo

(2007), pp. 150-153, Proceedings of the 6th Spanish Conference on Electron Devices 2007, Piscataway, N. J., E1-1

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2006

Tailor-made polymer electrolytes based upon ionic liquids and their application in all-plastic electrochromic devices

Rebeca Marcilla, Francisco Alcaide, Haritz Sardon, Cristina Pomposo, Dr Cristina Pozo-Gonzalo, David Mecerreyes

(2006), Vol. 8, pp. 482-488, Electrochemistry communications, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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Use of polymeric ionic liquids as stabilizers in the synthesis of polypyrrole organic dispersions

Rebeca Marcilla, Dr Cristina Pozo-Gonzalo, Javier Rodriguez, Juan A. Alduncin, Jose A. Pomposo, David Mecerreyes

(2006), Vol. 156, pp. 1133-1138, Synthetic metals, Lausanne, Switzerland, C1-1

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Incorporation of fused tetrathiafulvalenes (TTFs) into polythiophene architectures :  varying the electroactive dominance of the TTF species in hybrid systems

Rory Berridge, Peter J. Skabara, Dr Cristina Pozo-Gonzalo, Alexander Kanibolotsky, Jan Lohr, Joseph J. W. McDouall, Eric J. L. McInnes, Joanna Wolowska, Christoph Winder, N. Serdar Sariciftci, Ross W. Harrington, William Clegg

(2006), Vol. 110, pp. 3140-3152, Journal of physical chemistry B, Washington, D.C., C1-1

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Conductivity enhancement in raw polypyrrole and polypyrrole nanoparticle dispersions

Jose A. Pomposo, Estibalitz Ochoteco, Dr Cristina Pozo-Gonzalo, Pedro Maria Carrasco, Hans Grande, Francisco-Javier Rodriguez

(2006), Vol. 17, pp. 26-29, Polymers for advanced technologies, West Sussex, U. K., C1-1

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