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Title: Encapsulating Various Sulfur Allotropes within Graphene Nanocages for Long-Lasting Lithium Storage

Authors:
 [1];  [2];  [3]; ORCiD logo [2];  [4];  [2];  [4];  [5];  [4];  [6]
  1. Chemical Sciences and Engineering Division, Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne IL 60439 USA, Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago IL 60607 USA
  2. Chemical Sciences and Engineering Division, Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne IL 60439 USA
  3. Center for Nanoscale Materials, Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne IL 60439 USA
  4. X-ray Science Division, Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne IL 60439 USA
  5. Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago IL 60607 USA
  6. Chemical Sciences and Engineering Division, Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne IL 60439 USA, Institute for Research and Medical Consultations, Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal University, Dammam 34212 Saudi Arabia
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OSTI Identifier:
1424524
Grant/Contract Number:  
AC0206CH11357
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Publisher's Accepted Manuscript
Journal Name:
Advanced Functional Materials
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Name: Advanced Functional Materials Journal Volume: 28 Journal Issue: 38; Journal ID: ISSN 1616-301X
Publisher:
Wiley Blackwell (John Wiley & Sons)
Country of Publication:
Germany
Language:
English

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Yuan, Yifei, Tan, Guoqiang, Wen, Jianguo, Lu, Jun, Ma, Lu, Liu, Cong, Zuo, Xiaobing, Shahbazian-Yassar, Reza, Wu, Tianpin, and Amine, Khalil. Encapsulating Various Sulfur Allotropes within Graphene Nanocages for Long-Lasting Lithium Storage. Germany: N. p., 2018. Web. doi:10.1002/adfm.201706443.
Yuan, Yifei, Tan, Guoqiang, Wen, Jianguo, Lu, Jun, Ma, Lu, Liu, Cong, Zuo, Xiaobing, Shahbazian-Yassar, Reza, Wu, Tianpin, & Amine, Khalil. Encapsulating Various Sulfur Allotropes within Graphene Nanocages for Long-Lasting Lithium Storage. Germany. doi:10.1002/adfm.201706443.
Yuan, Yifei, Tan, Guoqiang, Wen, Jianguo, Lu, Jun, Ma, Lu, Liu, Cong, Zuo, Xiaobing, Shahbazian-Yassar, Reza, Wu, Tianpin, and Amine, Khalil. Wed . "Encapsulating Various Sulfur Allotropes within Graphene Nanocages for Long-Lasting Lithium Storage". Germany. doi:10.1002/adfm.201706443.
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title = {Encapsulating Various Sulfur Allotropes within Graphene Nanocages for Long-Lasting Lithium Storage},
author = {Yuan, Yifei and Tan, Guoqiang and Wen, Jianguo and Lu, Jun and Ma, Lu and Liu, Cong and Zuo, Xiaobing and Shahbazian-Yassar, Reza and Wu, Tianpin and Amine, Khalil},
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doi = {10.1002/adfm.201706443},
journal = {Advanced Functional Materials},
number = 38,
volume = 28,
place = {Germany},
year = {2018},
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