3 years ago

Roles of carbon nanotubes in novel energy storage devices

Roles of carbon nanotubes in novel energy storage devices
Carbon nanotubes (CNTs), a typical one-dimensional carbon material, have been extensively studied for electrical and electronic applications for more than two decades. Owing to their unique morphology and outstanding electrochemical characteristics, CNTs are of promising potentials in energy storage applications. CNTs have been incorporated into the electrodes of batteries and supercapacitors as an active material and supporter. In recent years, the functions of CNTs in these energy storage devices have undergone a dramatic change. In this review, we summarize the roles of CNTs in novel energy storage devices, especially in Lithium-ion batteries and electrochemical supercapacitors. The new functions of CNTs in binder-free electrodes, micro-scaled current collectors and flexible and stretchable energy storage devices are also discussed.

Publisher URL: www.sciencedirect.com/science

DOI: S000862231730684X

You might also like
Discover & Discuss Important Research

Keeping up-to-date with research can feel impossible, with papers being published faster than you'll ever be able to read them. That's where Researcher comes in: we're simplifying discovery and making important discussions happen. With over 19,000 sources, including peer-reviewed journals, preprints, blogs, universities, podcasts and Live events across 10 research areas, you'll never miss what's important to you. It's like social media, but better. Oh, and we should mention - it's free.

  • Download from Google Play
  • Download from App Store
  • Download from AppInChina

Researcher displays publicly available abstracts and doesn’t host any full article content. If the content is open access, we will direct clicks from the abstracts to the publisher website and display the PDF copy on our platform. Clicks to view the full text will be directed to the publisher website, where only users with subscriptions or access through their institution are able to view the full article.