High-performance secondary batteries, also called rechargeable or storage batteries, are a key component of electric automobiles, in addition to having application in energy security and realization of a low-carbon and resilient society. A detailed understanding of the physics and chemistry that take place in secondary batteries is required for developing next-generation secondary batteries with improved performance. This book introduces lithium-ion batteries, with an emphasis on their overview, roadmaps, and simulations. It provides extensive descriptions of ion beam analysis and prospects for in situ diagnostics of lithium-ion batteries. The authors are specialists in cutting-edge research on lithium-ion batteries and related subjects. It is a useful reference for advanced undergraduate- and graduate-level students, researchers, and engineers in electrochemistry, nanotechnology, and diagnostic methods and instruments.
Overview of Lithium-Ion Batteries. Advanced Lithium and Lithium-Ion Batteries. Advanced Diagnostics of Lithium-Ion Batteries. Introduction to Ion Beam Analysis. Ion Beam Analysis of Lithium-Ion Batteries. Simulation of a Lithium-Ion Battery. Future Prospects of Intense Laser-Driven Ion Beams
for Diagnostics of Lithium-Ion Batteries. Prospect of in situ Diagnostics of Lithium-Ion Batteries.