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Polymer Electrolytes for Lithium/Sulfur Batteries
Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Waterloo, 200 University Avenue West, Waterloo, Ontario N2L3G1, Canada
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Received: 9 May 2012; in revised form: 16 July 2012 / Accepted: 17 July 2012 / Published: 9 August 2012
Abstract: This review evaluates the characteristics and advantages of employing polymer electrolytes in lithium/sulfur (Li/S) batteries. The main highlights of this study constitute detailed information on the advanced developments for solid polymer electrolytes and gel polymer electrolytes, used in the lithium/sulfur battery. This includes an in-depth analysis conducted on the preparation and electrochemical characteristics of the Li/S batteries based on these polymer electrolytes.
Keywords: polymer electrolyte; lithium-sulfur battery; solid polymer electrolyte; gel polymer electrolyte
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Zhao, Y.; Zhang, Y.; Gosselink, D.; Doan, T.N.L.; Sadhu, M.; Cheang, H.-J.; Chen, P. Polymer Electrolytes for Lithium/Sulfur Batteries. Membranes 2012, 2, 553-564.
Zhao Y, Zhang Y, Gosselink D, Doan TNL, Sadhu M, Cheang H-J, Chen P. Polymer Electrolytes for Lithium/Sulfur Batteries. Membranes. 2012; 2(3):553-564.
Zhao, Yan; Zhang, Yongguang; Gosselink, Denise; Doan, The Nam Long; Sadhu, Mikhail; Cheang, Ho-Jae; Chen, Pu. 2012. "Polymer Electrolytes for Lithium/Sulfur Batteries." Membranes 2, no. 3: 553-564.