Electrolytes for Lithium and Lithium-Ion Batteries

  • Libo Hu
  • Sheng Shui Zhang
  • Zhengcheng Zhang
Part of the Green Energy and Technology book series (GREEN)


In this chapter, new trends in the formulation of non-aqueous liquid electrolytes will be discussed. Novel solvents and salts used in Li-ion battery electrolytes are categorized and illustrated, and the progress in understanding the formation mechanism behind the solid-electrolyte interphase (SEI) is discussed.


Graphite Anode Lithium Salt Linear Carbonate Vinylene Carbonate Electrolyte Formulation 
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  1. 1.Electrochemical Energy Storage Theme, Chemical Sciences and Engineering DivisionArgonne National LaboratoryLemontUSA
  2. 2.U.S. Army Research LaboratoryAdelphiUSA

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