Single crystalline Na2Ti3O7 rods as an anode material for sodium-ion batteries

Wei Wang, Chengjun Yu, Yingjun Liu, Jungang Hou, Hongmin Zhu, Shuqiang Jiao

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Abstract

Single crystalline Na2Ti3O7 rods were prepared through sintering a precursor synthesized in a reverse micelle. Charge/discharge measurements were performed in the potential range 0.01-2.5 V versus Na/Na+ under different C-rates. The tested capacity was maintained at 103 mA h g-1, even after 20 cycles at a rate of 0.1 C. The results exhibited that the as-prepared single crystalline Na 2Ti3O7 rods had a very low voltage plateau (around 0.3 V), and were suitable to use as anode materials for sodium-ion batteries.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1041-1044
Number of pages4
JournalRSC Advances
Volume3
Issue number4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2013 Jan 28
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Chemistry(all)
  • Chemical Engineering(all)

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