Sneh Jain

Postdoctoral researcher, 2013 – present
Sneh Jain completed her PhD in inorganic chemistry at the University of St Andrews before starting work in direct carbon fuel cells where she gained experience of electochemistry. She has knowledge of catalysis, synthesis, pyrolysis and is familiar with tape casting and ceramic cell manufacture. Sneh has also worked in a radiochemical laboratory and is a trained radiological protection supervisor.

Contact information

School of Chemistry,
University of St Andrews
St Andrews
Fife KY16 9ST

Tel: +44 (0)1334 463680

Selected publications

J. Thomson, S. L. Jain, A. M. Z. Slawin and J. Lobban
The room temperature substitution of n- and iso-perfluoropropyl iodide and n-perfluorobutyl iodide to dimethylplatinum(II) cycloocta-1,5-diene. The crystal structure of [Pt(C3F7)2(COD)].
Inorg. Chem. Commun., 2005, 8, 782.

S. L. Jain, J. B. Lakeman, K. D. Pointon and J. T. S. Irvine
A novel direct carbon fuel cell concept.
J. Fuel Cell Sci. Technol., 2007, 4, 280.

S. L. Jain, V. L Budarin, D J. Macquarrie, B. Lakeman, K. D. Pointon and J. T. S. Irvine
The Importance of Processing Bio-carbon on its Reactivity in Fuel Cell Applications.
Extended Abstracts, Carbon 2006, Conference Proceedings, ISBN number 0-9553365-1-1.

S. L. Jain, J. B. Lakeman, K. D. Pointon and J. T. S. Irvine
Carbon content in a direct carbon fuel cell.
Electrochemical Society Transactions, Proceedings of International Symposium SOFC X. 2007, 7, 829.

S. L. Jain, J. B. Lakeman, K. D. Pointon, R. Marshall and J. T. S. Irvine
Electrochemical performance of a hybrid direct carbon fuel cell powered by pyrolysed MDF.
Energy and Environmental Science, 2009, 2, 687.