S/N dual-doped carbon nanosheets decorated with Co x O y nanoparticles as high-performance anodes for lithium-ion batteries

  • XiaoFei Wang
  • Yong Zhu
  • Sheng Zhu
  • JinChen Fan
  • QunJie Xu
  • YuLin Min
Research Paper


In this work, we have successfully synthesized the S/N dual-doped carbon nanosheets which are strongly coupled with Co x O y nanoparticles (SNCC) by calcinating cobalt/dithizone complex precursor following KOH activation. The SNCC as anode shows the wonderful charge capacity of 1200 mAh g−1 after 400th cycles at 1000 mA g−1 for Li-ion storage. The superior electrochemical properties illustrate that the SNCC can be a candidate for high-performance anode material of lithium-ion batteries (LIBs) because of the facile preparation method and excellent performance. Significantly, we also discuss the mechanism for the SNCC from the strong synergistic effect perspective.


Carbon nanosheets Composite material Anode Lithium-ion battery Energy storage 


Funding information

This work was supported by the National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC) (Grant nos. 21671133, 21271010, 21604051, 21507081), Sailing Program of Shanghai Science and Technology Commission (15YF1404700), Shanghai Municipal Natural Science Foundation (15ZR1417800), Science and Technology Commission of Shanghai Municipality (14JC1402500), Shanghai Municipal Education Commission (No. 15ZZ088; No. 15SG49), and International Joint Laboratory on Resource Chemistry. Additionally, the study was also sponsored by “Chenguang Program” supported by Shanghai Education Development Foundation and Shanghai Municipal Education Commission (14CG54).

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The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Shanghai Key Laboratory of Materials Protection and Advanced Materials in Electric PowerShanghai University of Electric PowerShanghaiPeople’s Republic of China

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