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A Brief Review on Multivalent Intercalation Batteries with Aqueous Electrolytes

Department of Mechanical Engineering, Lamar University, Beaumont, TX 77710, USA
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Nanomaterials 2016, 6(3), 41; https://doi.org/10.3390/nano6030041
Received: 23 November 2015 / Revised: 4 February 2016 / Accepted: 16 February 2016 / Published: 26 February 2016
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Nanostructured Materials for Li-Ion Batteries and Beyond)
Rapidly growing global demand for high energy density rechargeable batteries has driven the research toward developing new chemistries and battery systems beyond Li-ion batteries. Due to the advantages of delivering more than one electron and giving more charge capacity, the multivalent systems have gained considerable attention. At the same time, affordability, ease of fabrication and safety aspects have also directed researchers to focus on aqueous electrolyte based multivalent intercalation batteries. There have been a decent number of publications disclosing capabilities and challenges of several multivalent battery systems in aqueous electrolytes, and while considering an increasing interest in this area, here, we present a brief overview of their recent progress, including electrode chemistries, functionalities and challenges. View Full-Text
Keywords: aqueous batteries; multivalent ion batteries; rechargeable batteries; energy storage; intercalation batteries; specific capacity; aqueous electrolyte aqueous batteries; multivalent ion batteries; rechargeable batteries; energy storage; intercalation batteries; specific capacity; aqueous electrolyte
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Guduru, R.K.; Icaza, J.C. A Brief Review on Multivalent Intercalation Batteries with Aqueous Electrolytes. Nanomaterials 2016, 6, 41.

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Guduru RK, Icaza JC. A Brief Review on Multivalent Intercalation Batteries with Aqueous Electrolytes. Nanomaterials. 2016; 6(3):41.

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Guduru, Ramesh K.; Icaza, Juan C. 2016. "A Brief Review on Multivalent Intercalation Batteries with Aqueous Electrolytes" Nanomaterials 6, no. 3: 41.

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