Argonne National Laboratory

Arun Kumar Mannodi-Kanakkithodi

Postdoctoral Appointee (Supervisor, Maria Chan)

Research at Argonne is focused on first principles computations on hybrid perovskite materials for photovoltaic applications.


Recent Publications:

1. A. Mannodi-Kanakkithodi, G. M. Treich, T. D. Huan, R. Ma, M. Tefferi, Y. Cao, G. A. Sotzing, & R. Ramprasad, “Rational Co-Design of Polymer Dielectrics for Energy Storage.” Adv. Mater. Prog. Rep. 2016, doi: 10.1002/ adma.201600377.


2. A. Mannodi-Kanakkithodi, G. Pilania, T. D. Huan, T. Lookman, & R. Ramprasad, “Machine Learning Strategy for Accelerated Design of Polymer Dielectrics.” Sci. Rep. 2016, 6, 20952.


3. T. D. Huan, A. Mannodi-Kanakkithodi, C. Kim, V. Sharma, G. Pilania, & R. Ramprasad, “A polymer dataset for accelerated property prediction and design.” Sci. Data. 2016, 3, 160012.


4. A. Mannodi-Kanakkithodi, G. Pilania, R. Ramprasad, T. Lookman, & J.E. Gubernatis, “Multi-objective optimization techniques to design the Pareto front of organic dielectric polymers”, Comput. Mater. Sci. 2016, 125, 92.


5. G. Pilania, A. Mannodi-Kanakkithodi, B. P. Uberuaga, R. Ramprasad, J. E. Gubernatis & T. Lookman “Machine learning bandgaps of double perovskites.” Sci. Rep. 2016, 6, 19375.


6. G. M. Treich, S. Nasreen, A. Mannodi-Kanakkithodi, R. Ma, M. Tefferi, J. Flynn, Y. Cao, R. Ramprasad, & G. A. Sotzing, “Optimization of Organotin Polymers for Dielectric Applications”, ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2016, 8 (33), 21270–21277.

7. T.D. Huan, A. Mannodi-Kanakkithodi, & R. Ramprasad, “Accelerated materials property predictions and design using motif-based fingerprints.” Phys. Rev. B. 2015, 92, 014106.