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Title: Editors’ Choice—Perspective—Challenges in Moving to Multiscale Battery Models: Where Electrochemistry Meets and Demands More from Math

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There has been significant recent interest in studying multiscale characteristics of current and next-generation batteries, including lithium-metal and lithium-sulfur batteries. Advances in computing power make researchers believe that the detailed multiscale models can be efficiently simulated to arrive at the insights for the degradation and performance loss; however, this is not true and special attention needs to be paid to local singularities, boundary layers, moving boundaries, etc. This article presents 2D examples that illustrate the importance of grid convergence studies, provides well-defined detailed models to test the efficiency of numerical schemes, and discusses the associated simulation challenges.


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Shah, Krishna, Subramaniam, Akshay, Mishra, Lubhani, Jang, Taejin, Bazant, Martin Z., Braatz, Richard D., and Subramanian, Venkat R.. Editors’ Choice—Perspective—Challenges in Moving to Multiscale Battery Models: Where Electrochemistry Meets and Demands More from Math. United States: N. p., 2020. Web. https://doi.org/10.1149/1945-7111/abb37b.
Shah, Krishna, Subramaniam, Akshay, Mishra, Lubhani, Jang, Taejin, Bazant, Martin Z., Braatz, Richard D., & Subramanian, Venkat R.. Editors’ Choice—Perspective—Challenges in Moving to Multiscale Battery Models: Where Electrochemistry Meets and Demands More from Math. United States. https://doi.org/10.1149/1945-7111/abb37b
Shah, Krishna, Subramaniam, Akshay, Mishra, Lubhani, Jang, Taejin, Bazant, Martin Z., Braatz, Richard D., and Subramanian, Venkat R.. Thu . "Editors’ Choice—Perspective—Challenges in Moving to Multiscale Battery Models: Where Electrochemistry Meets and Demands More from Math". United States. https://doi.org/10.1149/1945-7111/abb37b.
@article{osti_1664636,
title = {Editors’ Choice—Perspective—Challenges in Moving to Multiscale Battery Models: Where Electrochemistry Meets and Demands More from Math},
author = {Shah, Krishna and Subramaniam, Akshay and Mishra, Lubhani and Jang, Taejin and Bazant, Martin Z. and Braatz, Richard D. and Subramanian, Venkat R.},
abstractNote = {There has been significant recent interest in studying multiscale characteristics of current and next-generation batteries, including lithium-metal and lithium-sulfur batteries. Advances in computing power make researchers believe that the detailed multiscale models can be efficiently simulated to arrive at the insights for the degradation and performance loss; however, this is not true and special attention needs to be paid to local singularities, boundary layers, moving boundaries, etc. This article presents 2D examples that illustrate the importance of grid convergence studies, provides well-defined detailed models to test the efficiency of numerical schemes, and discusses the associated simulation challenges.},
doi = {10.1149/1945-7111/abb37b},
journal = {Journal of the Electrochemical Society},
number = 13,
volume = 167,
place = {United States},
year = {2020},
month = {9}
}

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