Lynden A. Archer

James A. Friend Family Distinguished Professor of Engineering
Smith School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, College of Engineering

Contact Information

348 Olin Hall
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14850
p: (607) 254-8825

Lynden A. Archer

James A. Friend Family Distinguished Professor of Engineering
Smith School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, College of Engineering

Expertise
Electrokinetics; polymer physics; fluid dynamics

Current Research Interests
Transport phenomena in electrochemical cells; structure and dynamics of nanoparticle-polymer hybrids; carbon capture and electrochemical conversion

Distinction
National Academy of Engineering
American Physical Society Fellow
National Science Foundation Award for Special Creativity
American Institute of Chemical Engineers Nanoscale Science and Engineering Forum Award 
Thompson-Reuters’ World’s Most Influential Scientific Minds—Materials Science

Selected Publications
Al Sadat,Wajdi I. and Lynden A. Archer. “The O2-assisted Al/CO2 Electrochemical Cell: A System for CO2 Capture/Conversion and Electric Power Generation.Science Advances 2, no. 7, e1600968 (2016).

Tikekar, Mukul D., Snehashis Choudhury, Zhengyuan Tu, and Lynden A. Archer. “Design Principles for Electrolytes and Interfaces for Stable Lithium-Metal Batteries.Nature Energy 1 (2016): 6-12. 

Cornell Research Website Article
From Lab to Invaluable Energy Innovations