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Membranes 2018, 8(4), 120; https://doi.org/10.3390/membranes8040120

Review of Recent Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Studies of Ion Transport in Polymer Electrolytes

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Department of Physics & Astronomy, Hunter College of the City University of New York, New York, NY 10065, USA
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Doctoral Program in Physics, CUNY Graduate Center, New York, NY 10016, USA
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Received: 18 September 2018 / Revised: 16 November 2018 / Accepted: 20 November 2018 / Published: 30 November 2018
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Membranes for Lithium Batteries)
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Current and future demands for increasing the energy density of batteries without sacrificing safety has led to intensive worldwide research on all solid state Li-based batteries. Given the physical limitations on inorganic ceramic or glassy solid electrolytes, development of polymer electrolytes continues to be a high priority. This brief review covers several recent alternative approaches to polymer electrolytes based solely on poly(ethylene oxide) (PEO) and the use of nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) to elucidate structure and ion transport properties in these materials. View Full-Text
Keywords: polymer electrolytes; ion transport; nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) polymer electrolytes; ion transport; nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR)
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