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Title: Microwave-assisted chemical insertion: a rapid technique for screening cathodes for Mg-ion batteries


An ultrafast microwave-assisted chemical insertion with magnesium acetate as the Mg-ion source and diethylene glycol as the reducing agent can be used to rapidly screen and identify potential hosts for Mg-ion batteries, without the necessity of fabricating electrodes and assembling electrochemical cells.

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  1. Univ. of Texas, Austin, TX (United States). Materials Science and Engineering Program, Texas Materials Inst.
  2. Oak Ridge National Lab. (ORNL), Oak Ridge, TN (United States). Neutron Scattering Science Division
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Research Org.:
Oak Ridge National Lab. (ORNL), Oak Ridge, TN (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE Office of Science (SC), Basic Energy Sciences (BES) (SC-22)
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Resource Type:
Journal Article
Journal Name:
Journal of Materials Chemistry. A
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 5; Journal Issue: 5; Journal ID: ISSN 2050-7488
Royal Society of Chemistry
Country of Publication:
United States

Citation Formats

Kaveevivitchai, Watchareeya, Huq, Ashfia, and Manthiram, Arumugam. Microwave-assisted chemical insertion: a rapid technique for screening cathodes for Mg-ion batteries. United States: N. p., 2016. Web. doi:10.1039/c6ta09497j.
Kaveevivitchai, Watchareeya, Huq, Ashfia, & Manthiram, Arumugam. Microwave-assisted chemical insertion: a rapid technique for screening cathodes for Mg-ion batteries. United States. doi:10.1039/c6ta09497j.
Kaveevivitchai, Watchareeya, Huq, Ashfia, and Manthiram, Arumugam. Mon . "Microwave-assisted chemical insertion: a rapid technique for screening cathodes for Mg-ion batteries". United States. doi:10.1039/c6ta09497j.
title = {Microwave-assisted chemical insertion: a rapid technique for screening cathodes for Mg-ion batteries},
author = {Kaveevivitchai, Watchareeya and Huq, Ashfia and Manthiram, Arumugam},
abstractNote = {An ultrafast microwave-assisted chemical insertion with magnesium acetate as the Mg-ion source and diethylene glycol as the reducing agent can be used to rapidly screen and identify potential hosts for Mg-ion batteries, without the necessity of fabricating electrodes and assembling electrochemical cells.},
doi = {10.1039/c6ta09497j},
journal = {Journal of Materials Chemistry. A},
issn = {2050-7488},
number = 5,
volume = 5,
place = {United States},
year = {2016},
month = {12}

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