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Crystalline polymer electrolytes

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Yuri Georgievich Andreev, Chuhong Zhang, Peter Bruce, FRS

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In this chapter, we describe crystalline ion-conducting complexes formed by akali metal salts and poly(ethylene oxide). A variety of factors influencing the conductivity of such complexes are presented. Electrochemical testing of these materials in lithium and sodium rechargeable batteries demonstrate that crystalline polymer/salt complexes can be used as electrolytes in all-solid-state energy storage devices.


Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationHandbook of Solid State Batteries
EditorsNancy J. Dudney, William C. West, Jagjit Nanda
PublisherWorld Scientific Publishing Co. Pte Ltd
ISBN (Electronic)978-981-4651-91-2
ISBN (Print)978-981-4651-89-9
StatePublished - Aug 2015

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NameMaterials and Energy

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