The effect of oxygen pressures on the electrochemical profile of lithium/oxygen battery
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- Yang, X. & Xia, Y. J Solid State Electrochem (2010) 14: 109. doi:10.1007/s10008-009-0791-8
The influences of oxygen pressure on the performance of a lithium/oxygen battery using non-aqueous electrolyte were investigated in this paper. Oxygen pressures were adjusted from 1 to 10 atm. It was found that, at all examined discharge rates from 0.1 to 1.0 mA cm−2, the discharge capacity increased with the increasing of oxygen pressure, especially at a high discharge rate. The morphology of the discharge product was found to relate to discharge rate and oxygen pressure by scanning electron microscopy observation.