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Lithium-polymer battery based on an ionic liquid–polymer electrolyte composite for room temperature applications

journal contribution
posted on 20.09.2008, 00:00 authored by S Chew, J Sun, J Wang, H Liu, Maria ForsythMaria Forsyth, D MacFarlane
A lithium-polymer battery based on an ionic liquid–polymer electrolyte (IL–PE) composite membrane operating at room temperature is described. Utilizing a polypyrrole coated LiV3O8 cathode material, the cell delivers >200 mAh g−1 with respect to the mass of the cathode material. Discharge capacity is slightly higher than those observed for this cathode material in standard aprotic electrolytes; it is thought that this is the result of a lower solubility of the LiV3O8 material in the IL–PE composite membrane.

History

Journal

Electrochimica acta

Volume

53

Issue

22

Pagination

6460 - 6463

Publisher

Elsevier Science Pub. Co.

Location

New York, N.Y.

ISSN

0013-4686

eISSN

1873-3859

Language

eng

Publication classification

C1.1 Refereed article in a scholarly journal

Copyright notice

2008, Elsevier Ltd.