Polysaccharides as Battery Components

  • Stefan Spirk

Part of the SpringerBriefs in Molecular Science book series (BRIEFSMOLECULAR)

Also part of the Biobased Polymers book sub series (BRIEFSBP)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Stefan Spirk
    Pages 1-8
  3. Stefan Spirk
    Pages 9-57
  4. Stefan Spirk
    Pages 59-59

About this book


The brief gives a comprehensive overview of the polysaccharide applications  in the field of battery materials. Included is a historic overview as well as recent developments in the field including new battery types and chemistries.
Written in an accessible style by academics, it is aimed at those new to the field as well as individuals who have interest in novel polysaccharide applications.

Aimed at advanced undergraduates, academic and industrial researchers and professionals studying or using biobased polymers.


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Authors and affiliations

  • Stefan Spirk
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute for Paper, Pulp and Fiber Technology and Institute for Chemistry and Technology of MaterialsGraz University of TechnologyGrazAustria

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