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Title: Recent Progress in Biomass–Derived Electrode Materials for High Volumetric Performance Supercapacitors

Abstract

Here, tremendous efforts have been spent on the development of electrical energy storage (EES) systems with high volumetric performance in the past few years due to the evergrowing demand of miniaturized, portable electronic devices, and electric vehicles. Among all the EES devices, supercapacitors with electrode materials derived from biosources have attracted special attention due to their eco-friendliness, natural abundance, their intrinsic porous structures as well as their renewable and sustainable features. However, the relatively low packing densities make their specific volumetric capacitance intrinsically low, which has largely limited their further application in the supercapacitors. To address these issues, various promising approaches ranging from structural manufacture to compositional design are applied and significant breakthroughs are witnessed in recent years. In this progress report, key factors influencing the volumetric performance of biomass-derived electrode materials are systematically discussed with a particular focus spanning from fundamental to operational aspects. This work provides insights into the development of high-volumetric-performance biomass-derived supercapacitors by comprehensively summarizing recent advances in the rational structural design and fabrication. Perspectives regarding the future challenges and promising research directions on the design of next-generation EES devices are also provided.

Authors:
 [1];  [1];  [2];  [3]; ORCiD logo [4];  [5]
  1. Wenzhou Univ., Zhejiang (China)
  2. Argonne National Lab. (ANL), Argonne, IL (United States); Univ. of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL (United States)
  3. Univ. of Windsor, Windsor, ON (Canada)
  4. Argonne National Lab. (ANL), Argonne, IL (United States)
  5. Wenzhou Univ., Zhejiang (China); Shihezi Univ., Xinjiang (China)
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Research Org.:
Argonne National Lab. (ANL), Argonne, IL (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE)
OSTI Identifier:
1482202
Alternate Identifier(s):
OSTI ID: 1464430
Grant/Contract Number:  
AC02-06CH11357
Resource Type:
Accepted Manuscript
Journal Name:
Advanced Energy Materials
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 8; Journal Issue: 23; Journal ID: ISSN 1614-6832
Publisher:
Wiley
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
36 MATERIALS SCIENCE; active sites; biomass derived carbon; hierarchical porous structures; high volumetric performance; supercapacitors

Citation Formats

Jin, Huile, Li, Jun, Yuan, Yifei, Wang, Jichang, Lu, Jun, and Wang, Shun. Recent Progress in Biomass–Derived Electrode Materials for High Volumetric Performance Supercapacitors. United States: N. p., 2018. Web. doi:10.1002/aenm.201801007.
Jin, Huile, Li, Jun, Yuan, Yifei, Wang, Jichang, Lu, Jun, & Wang, Shun. Recent Progress in Biomass–Derived Electrode Materials for High Volumetric Performance Supercapacitors. United States. doi:10.1002/aenm.201801007.
Jin, Huile, Li, Jun, Yuan, Yifei, Wang, Jichang, Lu, Jun, and Wang, Shun. Thu . "Recent Progress in Biomass–Derived Electrode Materials for High Volumetric Performance Supercapacitors". United States. doi:10.1002/aenm.201801007. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1482202.
@article{osti_1482202,
title = {Recent Progress in Biomass–Derived Electrode Materials for High Volumetric Performance Supercapacitors},
author = {Jin, Huile and Li, Jun and Yuan, Yifei and Wang, Jichang and Lu, Jun and Wang, Shun},
abstractNote = {Here, tremendous efforts have been spent on the development of electrical energy storage (EES) systems with high volumetric performance in the past few years due to the evergrowing demand of miniaturized, portable electronic devices, and electric vehicles. Among all the EES devices, supercapacitors with electrode materials derived from biosources have attracted special attention due to their eco-friendliness, natural abundance, their intrinsic porous structures as well as their renewable and sustainable features. However, the relatively low packing densities make their specific volumetric capacitance intrinsically low, which has largely limited their further application in the supercapacitors. To address these issues, various promising approaches ranging from structural manufacture to compositional design are applied and significant breakthroughs are witnessed in recent years. In this progress report, key factors influencing the volumetric performance of biomass-derived electrode materials are systematically discussed with a particular focus spanning from fundamental to operational aspects. This work provides insights into the development of high-volumetric-performance biomass-derived supercapacitors by comprehensively summarizing recent advances in the rational structural design and fabrication. Perspectives regarding the future challenges and promising research directions on the design of next-generation EES devices are also provided.},
doi = {10.1002/aenm.201801007},
journal = {Advanced Energy Materials},
number = 23,
volume = 8,
place = {United States},
year = {2018},
month = {5}
}

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