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Title: 3D Printing of Customized Li-Ion Batteries with Thick Electrodes

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  1. John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering, Harvard University, Cambridge MA 02138 USA
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Advanced Materials
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Journal Name: Advanced Materials Journal Volume: 30 Journal Issue: 16; Journal ID: ISSN 0935-9648
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Wei, Teng-Sing, Ahn, Bok Yeop, Grotto, Julia, and Lewis, Jennifer A. 3D Printing of Customized Li-Ion Batteries with Thick Electrodes. Germany: N. p., 2018. Web. doi:10.1002/adma.201703027.
Wei, Teng-Sing, Ahn, Bok Yeop, Grotto, Julia, & Lewis, Jennifer A. 3D Printing of Customized Li-Ion Batteries with Thick Electrodes. Germany. doi:10.1002/adma.201703027.
Wei, Teng-Sing, Ahn, Bok Yeop, Grotto, Julia, and Lewis, Jennifer A. Thu . "3D Printing of Customized Li-Ion Batteries with Thick Electrodes". Germany. doi:10.1002/adma.201703027.
title = {3D Printing of Customized Li-Ion Batteries with Thick Electrodes},
author = {Wei, Teng-Sing and Ahn, Bok Yeop and Grotto, Julia and Lewis, Jennifer A.},
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doi = {10.1002/adma.201703027},
journal = {Advanced Materials},
number = 16,
volume = 30,
place = {Germany},
year = {2018},
month = {3}

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