LE My Loan Phung, PhD

Associate Professor,

Department of Physical Chemistry
Faculty of Chemistry
University of Science, VNUHCM
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Tel: (+84) 287 3089 899

Scientific Education

2018: Associate Professor, VNUHCM-University of Science

2010: Ph.D in Electrochemistry, Grenoble Institute of Technology – France

2006: Master of Science in Materials Science: Durability & Reliability, University du Sud-Toulon Var, France.

2001: Bachelor of Science in Chemistry, University of Science, Vietnam National University-HCM City

Academic & Research Experience

* Teaching activities

  1. Teaching Subjects.

2 Theoretical courses for the undergraduate program

2 Practice courses for the undergraduate program

1 course for graduate program

  1. Supervisor of Master and PhD.

10 Masters completed + 2 in progress

1 Ph.D. completed + 3 in progress


* Scientific Research

Electrochemistry, Physical Chemistry, Materials for power sources

Publication List (selected from 2013-now)

  1. Man Van Tran, Thuy Thi Doan, Phuc Ngoc Duong, My Loan Phung Le, Thi Phuong Thoa Nguyen, Electrochemical Behavior and Morphology of Nano Catalyst for Fuel Cell: The effect of ultrasonic and microwave techniques, ECS Transaction, 2013, 50(2) pp. 2001-2008.
  2. Huu Dat Nguyen, Thi Thanh Thuy Mai, Ngoc Bich Nguyen, Thanh Duy Dang, My Loan Phung Le, Tan Tai Dang, Van Man Tran, A novel method for preparing microfibrillated cellulose (MFC) from bamboo fibers, IOP-Advances in Natural Sciences: Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, 2013, 4, 015016.
  3. The An HaPhung My Loan Le,  P. Thoa Nguyen,Van Man Tran, Nanostructured composite electrode based on hydrous manganese oxide and mesoporous carbon for electrochemical supercapacitor: synthesis, morphology and electrochemical characterization, ECS Transaction, 2013, 45 (20), 173-182.
  4. The An HA, Van Man TRAN, My Loan Phung LE, Nanostructured composite electrode based on manganese dioxide and carbon Vulcan-carbon nanotubes for an electrochemical supercapacitor, IOP-Advances in Natural Sciences: Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, 2013, 4, 035004 - 035009.
  5. Thanh Nhan Tran, Thi Van Anh Pham, Van Man Tran, My Loan Phung Le, Thi Phuong Thoa Nguyen, Synthesis of amorphous silica and sulfonic acid functionalized silica used as reinforced phase for polymer electrolyte membrane, IOP-Advances in Natural Sciences: Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, 2013, 4, 045007.
  6. Van Man Tran, The An Ha, Phung My Loan Le, Capacitance behavior of nanostructured ε-MnO2/C composite electrode using different carbons matrix, IOP-Advances in Natural Sciences: Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, 2014, 5, 025005.
  7. Anh Ngoc Tran, Thanh-Nhan Van Do, Loan-Phung Le My, Thach Ngoc Le, Synthesis of new fluorinated imidazolium ionic liquids and their prospective function as the electrolyte for lithium-ion batteries, Journal of Fluorine Chemistry, 2014, 164, 38 – 43.
  8. Thi Hien Pham, My Loan Phung Le, Thai Hoang Nguyen, Thi Phuong Thoa Nguyen, Synthesis, Properties and Performance of Platinum and Platinum/Carbon Nanotube Films as Cathode Materials for Dye - Sensitized Solar Cells, Journal of Electrochemical Society, 2014, 161 (4), H1-H5.
  9. Van Man Tran, The An HaPhung My Loan LeCapacitance behavior of nanostructured ε-MnO2/C composite electrode using different carbons matrix, IOP-Advances in Natural Sciences: Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, 2014, 5, 025005.
  10. Vu Thi Hong Phuong, Tran Van Man, Le My Loan Phung, Nanostructured Platinum and Carbon Supported Pt-Ni Catalyst for Polymer Electrolyte Fuel Cell, ECS Transactions, 2014, 64 (3).
  11. Le Van Thang, Le My Loan Phung, Nguyen Tran Ha, Tran Van Man, LiMn2O4/CNTs and LiNi5Mn1.5O4/CNTs nanocomposites as high-performance cathode materials for lithium-ion batteries, Acta Metallurgica Sinica (English Letters), 2015, 28 (1), 122-128.
  12. Van Thang Le, Van Man Tran, My Loan Phung Le et al, Fabrication of cathode materials based on LiMn2O4/CNTs and LiNi5Mn1.5O4/CNTs nanocomposites for lithium – ion batteries application, Materials Research, 2015; 18(5), 1044-1052.
  13. Van Man TRAN, An The HA, My Loan Phung LE, Nanoflake manganese oxide and nickel-manganese oxide synthesized by electrodeposition for electrochemical capacitor, Journal of Nanomaterials, 2015, Article ID 609273, 12 pages.
  14. Muller-Bouvet, R. Baddour-Hadjean, M. Tanabe, J. P. Pereira-Ramos, L. T. N. Huynh, M. L. P. Le, Jean Pierre Pereira Ramos, Electrochemically formed α- NaV2O5: A new sodium intercalation compound, Electrochimica Acta, 2015 (176), 586 – 593.
  15. Marco Bolloli, Julian Kalhoff, Fannie Alloin, Dominic Bresser, My Loan Phung Le, Bernard Langlois, Stefabo Passerini, Jean-Yves Sanchez, Fluorinated carbamate as suitable solvent for LiTFSI-based Lithium-ion electrolytes: Physicochemical properties and electrochemical characterization, Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 2015, 119 (39), 22404–22414.
  16. LE My Loan Phung, TRAN Ngoc Anh, NGO Hoang Phuong Khanh, NGUYEN Truong Giang, TRAN Van Man, Liquid electrolytes based on ionic liquids for lithium – ion batteries, Journal of Chemistry Solution, 2015, 44 (12), 2332 – 2343.
  17. Man Van Tran, Nguyen L.T Huynh, Tuan T. Nguyen, Duy T.C Ha, Phung My Loan Le, Facile solution route to synthesize nanostructure Li4Ti5O12 for high rate li-ion battery, Journal of Nanomaterials, Volume, 2016, 4261069 – 4261078.
  18. Huang, A. Garg, S. Asghari, Xiong bin Peng, M. L. P. LE, Robust model for optimization of forming process for metallic bipolar plates of cleaner energy production system, International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, 2017, 43 (1), 341 – 353.
  19. Le Thanh Nguyen Huynh, Thi Thuy Dung Tran, Hoang Hai Au Nguyen, Thi Thu Trang Nguyen, Van Man Tran, Akhil Grag, My Loan Phung Le, Carbon-coated LiFePO4–carbon nanotube electrodes for high-rate Li-ion battery, Journal of Solid-State Electrochemistry, 2018, 22 (217), 1-8.
  20. Van Hoang Nguyen, Le Thanh Nguyen Huynh, Thanh Hai Nguyen, Tan Phat Vu, My Loan Phung Le, Akhil Grag, Van Man Tran, Promising electrode material using Ni-doped layered manganese dioxide for sodium-ion batteries, Journal of Applied Electrochemistry, 2018, 48 (7), 793-800.
  21. Tran Van Man, Huynh Le Thanh Nguyen, Le Pham Phuong Nam, Nguyen Thuy Linh, Phan Ngoc An, Le My Loan Phung, Electrochemical Na-migration into delithiated phase LizNi1/3Mn1/3Co1/3O2: structure and electrochemical properties, Journal of Electrochemical Society, 2018, 165 (7), A1558-A1562.
  22. Garg, X. Peng, L. P. LE, K. Pareek, C. Chin, Design and Analysis of Capacity Models for Lithium-ion Battery, Measurement, 2018, 120, 114 – 120.
  23. Baddour-Hadjean, M. Safrany Renard, N. Emery, L.T.N. Huynh, M.L.P. Le, J.P. Pereira-Ramos, Lithium insertion in α′-NaV2O5: Na-pillaring effect on the structural and electrochemical properties, Electrochimica Acta, 2018, 20, 129 – 137.
  24. Yuhao Huang, Binh Thanh Tran, Saeed Asghari, Hoang-Do Nguyen, Xiongbin Peng, Akhil Garg, My Loan Phung LE, Experimental and optimization of material synthesis process parameters for improving capacity of lithium-ion battery, International Journal of Energy Research, 2018, 42 (10), 3400 – 3409.
  25. Liu Yun, Duy Linh, Li Shui, Xiongbin Peng, Akhil Garg, My Loan Phung LE, Saeed Ashari, Metallurgical and mechanical methods for recycling of lithium-ion battery pack for electric vehicles, Resources, Recycle & Conservation, 2018, 136, 198-208.
  26. Linh T. M. Le, Thanh D. Vo, Khanh H. P. Ngo, S. Okada, F. Alloin, A. Garg, Phung M. L. Le, Mixing ionic liquids and ethylene carbonate as safe electrolytes for lithium-ion batteries, Journal of Molecular Liquids, 2018 (accepted), https://doi.org/10.1016/j.molliq.2018.09.068