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Membranes 2012, 2(3), 553-564;

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 / Revised: 16 July 2012 / Accepted: 17 July 2012 / Published: 9 August 2012
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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. View Full-Text
Keywords: polymer electrolyte; lithium-sulfur battery; solid polymer electrolyte; gel polymer electrolyte 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.

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