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Title: Rational design and demonstration of a high-performance flexible Zn/V2O5 battery with thin-film electrodes and para-polybenzimidazole electrolyte membrane


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Lu, Yanying, Wen, Yeting, Huang, Fei, Zhu, Tianyu, Sun, Shichen, Benicewicz, Brian C., and Huang, Kevin. Rational design and demonstration of a high-performance flexible Zn/V2O5 battery with thin-film electrodes and para-polybenzimidazole electrolyte membrane. Netherlands: N. p., 2020. Web. doi:10.1016/j.ensm.2020.02.016.
Lu, Yanying, Wen, Yeting, Huang, Fei, Zhu, Tianyu, Sun, Shichen, Benicewicz, Brian C., & Huang, Kevin. Rational design and demonstration of a high-performance flexible Zn/V2O5 battery with thin-film electrodes and para-polybenzimidazole electrolyte membrane. Netherlands. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ensm.2020.02.016
Lu, Yanying, Wen, Yeting, Huang, Fei, Zhu, Tianyu, Sun, Shichen, Benicewicz, Brian C., and Huang, Kevin. Fri . "Rational design and demonstration of a high-performance flexible Zn/V2O5 battery with thin-film electrodes and para-polybenzimidazole electrolyte membrane". Netherlands. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ensm.2020.02.016.
@article{osti_1694317,
title = {Rational design and demonstration of a high-performance flexible Zn/V2O5 battery with thin-film electrodes and para-polybenzimidazole electrolyte membrane},
author = {Lu, Yanying and Wen, Yeting and Huang, Fei and Zhu, Tianyu and Sun, Shichen and Benicewicz, Brian C. and Huang, Kevin},
abstractNote = {},
doi = {10.1016/j.ensm.2020.02.016},
journal = {Energy Storage Materials},
number = C,
volume = 27,
place = {Netherlands},
year = {2020},
month = {5}
}

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