Energy Storage and Conversion Devices Supercapacitors, Batteries, and Hydroelectric Cells
This book presents a state-of-the-art overview of the research and development in designing electrode and electrolyte materials for Li-ion batteries and supercapacitors. Further, green energy production via the water splitting approach by the hydroelectric cell is also explored.
• Provides details on the latest trends in design and optimization of electrode and electrolyte materials with key focus on enhancement of energy storage and conversion device performance
• Focuses on existing nanostructured electrodes and polymer electrolytes for device fabrication, as well as new promising research routes toward the development of new materials for improving device performance
• Features a dedicated chapter that explores electricity generation by dissociating water through hydroelectric cells, which are a nontoxic and green source of energy production
• Describes challenges and offers a vision for next-generation devices
This book is beneficial for advanced students and professionals working in energy storage across the disciplines of physics, materials science, chemistry, and chemical engineering. It is also a valuable reference for manufacturers of electrode/electrolyte materials for energy storage devices and hydroelectric cells.
Chapter 1. Fundamentals of Batteries and Supercapacitors: An Overview
Chapter 2. First Principle Study on LIB and Supercapacitor
Chapter 3. Cathode materials for Li-ion batteries
Chapter 4. Emerging materials for high-performance supercapacitors
Chapter 5. Electrolytes for Li-ion batteries and supercapacitors
Chapter 6. Hydroelectric Cells: The innovative approach to produce the green electricity
Chapter 7. Challenges and Perspectives of Li-ion batteries, Supercapacitors, and Hydroelectric cell