"High-Areal-Capacity Silicon Electrodes with Low-Cost Silicon Particles Based on Spatial Control of Self-Healing Binder"

Zheng Chen: Chao Wang, Jeffrey Lopez, Zhenda Lu, Yi Cui, and Zhenan Bao; Advanced Energy Materials, 01/07/15.

Additional Authors: Chao Wang, Jeffrey Lopez, Zhenda Lu, Yi Cui, and Zhenan Bao

Abstract:

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Systematic studies of the interactions between self-healing polymer and Si particles with particle size control leads to stable electrodes with high areal capacities of 3–4 mAh cm−2 for low-cost, large Si particles (0.5–1.5 μm in diameter).