Next Article in Journal
Half-Heusler (TiZrHf)NiSn Unileg Module with High Powder Density
Previous Article in Journal
Alginate-Based Biomaterials for Regenerative Medicine Applications
Open AccessReview

Lithium Ion Battery Anode Aging Mechanisms

Materials Research and Education Center, Auburn University, 275 Wilmore Laboratories Auburn, AL 36849, USA
*
Author to whom correspondence should be addressed.
Materials 2013, 6(4), 1310-1325; https://doi.org/10.3390/ma6041310
Received: 27 November 2012 / Revised: 20 February 2013 / Accepted: 15 March 2013 / Published: 27 March 2013
Degradation mechanisms such as lithium plating, growth of the passivated surface film layer on the electrodes and loss of both recyclable lithium ions and electrode material adversely affect the longevity of the lithium ion battery. The anode electrode is very vulnerable to these degradation mechanisms. In this paper, the most common aging mechanisms occurring at the anode during the operation of the lithium battery, as well as some approaches for minimizing the degradation are reviewed. View Full-Text
Keywords: Li-ion battery anode materials; Li-ion conduction; composite electrodes Li-ion battery anode materials; Li-ion conduction; composite electrodes
Show Figures

Figure 1

MDPI and ACS Style

Agubra, V.; Fergus, J. Lithium Ion Battery Anode Aging Mechanisms. Materials 2013, 6, 1310-1325.

Show more citation formats Show less citations formats

Article Access Map

1
Only visits after 24 November 2015 are recorded.
Back to TopTop