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A perspective on liquid salts for energy and materials

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Liquid salts comprising molten salts and ionic liquids offer important media to address both energy and materials challenges. Here we review topics presented in the current Faraday Discussion volume related to improved electrowinning of metals, optimisation of processes, new electrochemical device concepts, chemistry in ionic liquids, conversion of biomass, carbon chemistry and nuclear applications. The underlying phenomenology is then reviewed and commentary given. Some future applications are then discussed, further exemplifying the high potential rewards achievable from these chemistries.
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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)551-559
Number of pages9
JournalFaraday Discussions
Volume190
Early online date26 Jul 2016
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Publication statusPublished - 1 Aug 2016

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