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Title: Manganese oxide nanoparticles, methods and applications

Abstract

Manganese oxide nanoparticles having a chemical composition that includes Mn.sub.3O.sub.4, a sponge like morphology and a particle size from about 65 to about 95 nanometers may be formed by calcining a manganese hydroxide material at a temperature from about 200 to about 400 degrees centigrade for a time period from about 1 to about 20 hours in an oxygen containing environment. The particular manganese oxide nanoparticles with the foregoing physical features may be used within a battery component, and in particular an anode within a lithium battery to provide enhanced performance.

Inventors:
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Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Cornell Univ., Ithaca, NY (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1377832
Patent Number(s):
9,748,568
Application Number:
14/122,346
Assignee:
CORNELL UNIVERSITY EFRC
DOE Contract Number:  
SC0001086
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2012 Jun 01
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
36 MATERIALS SCIENCE; 25 ENERGY STORAGE

Citation Formats

Abruna, Hector D., Gao, Jie, and Lowe, Michael A.. Manganese oxide nanoparticles, methods and applications. United States: N. p., 2017. Web.
Abruna, Hector D., Gao, Jie, & Lowe, Michael A.. Manganese oxide nanoparticles, methods and applications. United States.
Abruna, Hector D., Gao, Jie, and Lowe, Michael A.. Tue . "Manganese oxide nanoparticles, methods and applications". United States. doi:. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1377832.
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abstractNote = {Manganese oxide nanoparticles having a chemical composition that includes Mn.sub.3O.sub.4, a sponge like morphology and a particle size from about 65 to about 95 nanometers may be formed by calcining a manganese hydroxide material at a temperature from about 200 to about 400 degrees centigrade for a time period from about 1 to about 20 hours in an oxygen containing environment. The particular manganese oxide nanoparticles with the foregoing physical features may be used within a battery component, and in particular an anode within a lithium battery to provide enhanced performance.},
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year = {Tue Aug 29 00:00:00 EDT 2017},
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