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Electrochemical characterization of activated carbon-sulfur composite electrode in organic electrolyte solution
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  • Journal title : Carbon letters
  • Volume 14, Issue 2,  2013, pp.126-130
  • Publisher : Korean Carbon Society
  • DOI : 10.5714/CL.2013.14.2.126
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Electrochemical characterization of activated carbon-sulfur composite electrode in organic electrolyte solution
Kim, Dongyoung; Park, Soo-Jin; Jung, Yongju; Kim, Seok;
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In this study, we present a more electrochemically enhanced electrode using activated carbon (AC)-sulfur (S) composite materials, which have high current density. The morphological and micro-structure properties were investigated by transmission electron microscopy. Quantity of sulfur was measured by thermogravimetric analysis analysis. The electrochemical behaviors were investigated by cyclic voltammetry. As a trapping carbon structure, AC could provide a porous structure for containing sulfur. We were able to confirm that the AC-S composite electrode had superior electrochemical activity.
activated carbon;nanocomposite;lithium-sulfur;electrochemical;
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