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 ARC Center of Excellence in Electromaterials Science.
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 the Centre for electrochemical technologies, San Sebastian, (Spain).
2005-2006: Coordinator of Smart Materials strategic line in the New Materials Department at the 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, Oxygen reduction reaction

Publications

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2017

Highly reversible oxygen to superoxide redox reaction in a sodium-containing ionic liquid

C Pozo-Gonzalo, P Howlett, D MacFarlane, M Forsyth

(2017), Vol. 74, pp. 14-18, Electrochemistry communications, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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Towards higher energy density redox-flow batteries: imidazolium ionic liquid for Zn electrochemistry in flow environment

K Periyapperuma, Y Zhang, D MacFarlane, M Forsyth, C Pozo-Gonzalo, P Howlett

(2017), Vol. 4, pp. 1051-1058, ChemElectroChem, London, Eng., C1

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Electrochemical behavior of PEDOT/Lignin in ionic liquid electrolytes: suitable cathode/electrolyte system for sodium batteries

N Casado, M Hilder, C Pozo-Gonzalo, M Forsyth, D Mecerreyes

(2017), Vol. 10, pp. 1783-1791, ChemSusChem, London, Eng., C1

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Investigating discharge performance and Mg interphase properties of an Ionic Liquid electrolyte based Mg-air battery

Y Yan, D Gunzelmann, C Pozo-Gonzalo, A Hollenkamp, P Howlett, D MacFarlane, M Forsyth

(2017), Vol. 235, pp. 270-279, Electrochimica acta, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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Tailoring the fibre-to-matrix interface using click chemistry on carbon fibre surfaces

L Servinis, K Beggs, T Gengenbach, E Doeven, P Francis, B Fox, J Pringle, C Pozo-Gonzalo, T Walsh, L Henderson

(2017), Vol. 5, pp. 11204-11213, Journal of materials chemistry A, Cambridge, Eng., C1

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Metal organic framework based catalysts for CO? conversion

J Maina, C Pozo-Gonzalo, L Kong, J Schütz, M Hill, L Dumée

(2017), Vol. 4, pp. 345-361, Materials Horizons, Cambridge, Eng., C1

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Inorganic nanoparticles/metal organic framework hybrid membrane reactors for efficient photocatalytic conversion of CO2

J Maina, J Schütz, L Grundy, E Des Ligneris, Z Yi, L Kong, C Pozo-Gonzalo, M Ionescu, L Dumée

(2017), Vol. 9, pp. 35010-35017, ACS applied materials and interfaces, Washington, D.C., C1

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2016

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

C Pozo-Gonzalo, M Kar, E Jónsson, P Howlett, D MacFarlane, M Forsyth

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

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Stable deep doping of vapor-phase polymerized poly(3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene)/ionic liquid supercapacitors

C Karlsson, J Nicholas, D Evans, M Forsyth, M Strømme, M Sjödin, P Howlett, C Pozo-Gonzalo

(2016), Vol. 9, pp. 2112-2121, ChemSusChem, Weinheim, Germany, C1

journal
2015

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

R Kerr, C Pozo-Gonzalo, M Forsyth, B Winther-Jensen

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

journal

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

M Aboudzadeh, A Shaplov, G Hernandez, P Vlasov, E Lozinskaya, C Pozo-Gonzalo, M Forsyth, Y Vygodskii, D Mecerreyes

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

journal

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

M Aboudzadeh, H Zhu, C Pozo-Gonzalo, A Shaplov, D Mecerreyes, M Forsyth

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

journal

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

T Simons, M Salsamendi, P Howlett, M Forsyth, D MacFarlane, C Pozo-Gonzalo

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

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Oxygen reduction reaction in ionic liquids: an overview

C Pozo-Gonzalo

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

chapter
2014

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

C Pozo-Gonzalo, C Virgilio, Y Yan, P Howlett, N Byrne, D Macfarlane, M Forsyth

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

journal

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

C Pozo-Gonzalo, P Howlett, J Hodgson, L Madsen, D MacFarlane, M Forsyth

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

journal

Roles of additives in the trihexyl(tetradecyl) phosphonium chloride ionic liquid electrolyte for primary mg-air cells

Y Yan, T Khoo, C Pozo-Gonzalo, A Hollenkamp, P Howlett, D MacFarlane, M Forsyth

(2014), Vol. 161, pp. A974-A980, Journal of the Electrochemical Society, NJ, United States, C1

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

A Simonov, P Kemppinen, C Pozo-Gonzalo, J Boas, A Bilic, A Scully, A Attia, A Nafady, E Mashkina, K Winzenberg, S Watkins, A Bond

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

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2013

Nanoporous transition metal oxynitrides as catalysts for the oxygen reduction reaction

C Pozo-Gonzalo, O Kartachova, A Torriero, P Howlett, A Glushenkov, D Fabijanic, Y Chen, S Poissonnet, M Forsyth

(2013), Vol. 103, pp. 151-160, Electrochimica acta, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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

C Pozo-Gonzalo, A Torriero, M Forsyth, D MacFarlane, P Howlett

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

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

A Torriero, J Sunarso, M Forsyth, C 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

R Kerr, C Pozo-Gonzalo, M Forsyth, B Winther-Jensen

(2013), Vol. 2, ECS electrochemistry letters, Pennington, N.J., C1

journal
2011

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

M Salsamendi, J Abad, R Marcilla, C Pozo-Gonzalo, A Urbina, H Grande, J Colchero, D 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

M Dobbelin, R Marcilla, C Pozo-Gonzalo, D Mecerreyes

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

journal
2009

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

B Trofimov, E Schmidt, A Mikhaleva, C Pozo-Gonzalo, J Pomposo, M Salsamendi, N Protzuk, N Zorina, A Afonin, A Vashchenko, E Levanova, G Levkovskaya

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

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Electrochemical synthesis of PEDOT derivatives bearing imidazolium-ionic liquid moieties

M Dobbelin, C Pozo-Gonzalo, R Marcilla, R Blanco, J Segura, J Pomposo, D Mecerreyes

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

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Relating cyclic voltammetry and impedance analysis in a viologen electrochromic device

R Vergaz, D Barrios, J Sanchez-Pena, C Pozo-Gonzalo, M 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

C Pozo-Gonzalo, M Salsamendi, A Vinuales, J Pomposo, H Grande

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

journal
2008

Novel dithiolene complexes incorporating conjugated electroactive ligands

P Skabara, C Pozo-Gonzalo, N Miazza, M Laguna, E Cerrada, A Luquin, B Gonzalez, S Coles, M Hursthouse, R Harrington, W 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

R Vergaz, D Barrios, J Sanchez-Pena, C Pozo-Gonzalo, M Salsamendi, J Pomposo

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

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

C Pozo-Gonzalo, R Marcilla, M Salsamendi, D Mecerreyes, J Pomposo, J Rodriguez, H Bolink

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

C Pozo-Gonzalo, M Salsamendi, J Pomposo, H Grande, E Schmidt, Y Rusakov, B Trofimov

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

P Carrasco, C Pozo-Gonzalo, H Grande, J Pomposo, M Cortazar, V Deborde, M Hissler, R Reau

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

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

C Pozo-Gonzalo, D Mecerreyes, J Pomposo, M Salsamendi, R Marcilla, H Grande, R Vergaz, D Barrios, J Sanchez-Pena

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

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Electro-optical analysis of PEDOT symmetrical electrochromic devices

R Vergaz, D Barrios, J Pena, C Marcos, C Pozo, J Pomposo

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

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

M Salsamendi, R Marcilla, M Dobbelin, D Mecerreyes, C Pozo-Gonzalo, J Pomposo, R Pacios

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

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2007

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

M Dobbelin, R Marcilla, M Salsamendi, C Pozo-Gonzalo, P Carrasco, J Pomposo, D Mecerreyes

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

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

C Pozo-Gonzalo, J Pomposo, J Alduncin, M Salsamendi, A Mikhaleva, L Krivdin, B Trofimov

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

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

R Pacios, R Marcilla, C Pozo-Gonzalo, J Pomposo, H Grande, J Aizpurua, D Mecerreyes

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

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

C Pozo-Gonzalo, J Pomposo, J Rodriguez, E Schmidt, A Vasil'tsov, N Zorina, A Ivanov, B Trofimov, A Mikhaleva, A Zaitsev

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

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Electrical characterization of new electrochromic devices

R Vergaz, D Barrios, J Sánchez-Pena, C Pozo-Gonzalo, J Pomposo

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

conference
2006

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

R Marcilla, F Alcaide, H Sardon, J Pomposo, C Pozo-Gonzalo, D Mecerreyes

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

R Berridge, P Skabara, C Pozo-Gonzalo, A Kanibolotsky, J Lohr, J McDouall, E McInnes, J Wolowska, C Winder, N Sariciftci, R Harrington, W 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

J Pomposo, E Ochoteco, C Pozo, P Carrasco, H Grande, F Rodriguez

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

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

R Marcilla, C Pozo-Gonzalo, J Rodriguez, J Alduncin, J Pomposo, D Mecerreyes

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

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2005

New organic dispersions of conducting polymers using polymeric ionic liquids as stabilizers

R Marcilla, E Ochoteco, C Pozo-Gonzalo, H Grande, J Pomposo, D Mecerreyes

(2005), Vol. 26, pp. 1122-1126, Macromolecular rapid communications, Weinheim, Germany, C1-1

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Synthesis and electrochemical characterization of dipyrroles separated by diphenyleneoxide and diphenylenesulfide spacers via the Trofimov reaction

A Vasil'tsov, E Schmidt, A Mikhaleva, N Zorina, A Zaitsev, O Petrova, L Krivdin, K Petrushenko, I Ushakov, C Pozo-Gonzalo, J Pomposo, H Grande

(2005), Vol. 61, pp. 7756-7762, Tetrahedron, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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2002

PPh(2-C6H4S)2 as a pincer ligand in nickel(II) and palladium(II) complexes - x-ray structure of [Ni{PPh(C6H4S)2}(PPh2Me)], [Pd2(µ-dppe){PPh(C6H4S)2}2] and [Ni{PPh(C6H4S)2}]2

E Cerrada, L Falvello, M Hursthouse, M Laguna, A Luquín, C Pozo-Gonzalo

(2002), Vol. 2002, pp. 826-833, European journal of inorganic chemistry, Weinheim, Germany, C1-1

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2001

Heteronuclear tin(IV)-silver(I) complexes with phosphinothiolate ligands. X-ray structure of [AgSn (?SC?H?PPh?) ?Me? (PPhMe?)] CF?SO?·CH?Cl?

J Aznar, E Cerrada, M Hursthouse, M Laguna, C Pozo, M Romero

(2001), Vol. 622, pp. 274-279, Journal of organometallic chemistry, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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