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Catalysing surface film formation

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<mark>Journal publication date</mark>16/04/2018
<mark>Journal</mark>Nature Catalysis
Volume1
Number of pages2
Pages (from-to)236-237
Publication statusPublished
Original languageEnglish

Abstract

The solid electrolyte interphase that forms on graphite anodes plays a vital role in the performance of lithium-ion batteries. Now research shows that the formation of lithium fluoride deposits — one of the main components of the solid electrolyte interphase — is strongly influenced by the electrocatalytic activity of the anode.