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2009 MRS Fall Meeting & Exhibit

November 30 - December 4, 2009 | Boston
Meeting Chairs
: Kristi Anseth, Li-Chyong Chen, Peter Gumbsch, Ji-Cheng Zhao

Symposium U : Materials Challenges Facing Electrical Energy Storage

2009-11-30   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Yury Gogotsi Drexel University
John R. Miller JME, Inc.
Katsuhiko Naoi Tokyo University of Agriculture & Technology
Yang Shao-Horn Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Bruno Scrosati University of Rome
U1: Battery Materials
Session Chairs
Yang Shao-Horn
Stanley Whittingham
Monday PM, November 30, 2009
Room 200 (Hynes)

9:15 AM - U1:Battery
Opening remarks

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9:30 AM - **U1.1
Designing Advanced Anode and Cathode Materials for Lithium-Ion Batteries.

Michael Thackeray 1 , Christopher Johnson 1 , Sun-Ho Kang 1 , Harold Kung 2 , Vilas Pol 1 , Lynn Trahey 1 2 , John Vaughey 1
1 Electrochemical Energy Storage Department, Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, Illinois, United States, 2 Department of Chemical and Biochemical Engineering, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States

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10:00 AM - U1.2
A 3D Ordered Carbon Nanotube Architecture as Active Cathode Material for Li-Ion Batteries.

Joerg Schneider 1 , Jayaprakash Khanderi 1
1 Department of Chemistry, TU Darmstadt, Darmstadt Germany

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10:15 AM - U1.3
Understanding the Improvement in the Electrochemical Properties of Surface Modified 5 V Spinel Cathodes.

Arumugam Manthiram 1 , Jun Liu 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas, United States

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10:30 AM - U1.4
Understanding Phase Transformations and Conversion Reactions in Li2CuxNi1-xO2.and Li2CuO2

Karen Swider-Lyons 1 , Wojtek Dmowski 2 , Corey Love 1 , Michelle Johannes 1
1 , Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, District of Columbia, United States, 2 , University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tennessee, United States

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10:45 AM - U1:Battery
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11:15 AM - **U1.5
Electrical Energy Storage for Transportation and Renewable Energy.

Yet-Ming Chiang 1 , W. Craig Carter 1 , Bryan Ho 1 , Mihai Duduta 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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11:45 AM - U1.6
Advanced Lithium-Ion Batteries for High-Temperature Energy Storage.

Sebastian Osswald 1 , Yan Zhu 1 , Qichao Hu 1 , Steven Wesel 1 , Robert Daniel 1 , Luis Ortiz 1 , Donald Sadoway 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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12:00 PM - U1.7
Co-synthesis of LiMn2O4 and Carbon Electrodes for High Power Batteries.

Robert Buechel 1 , Timothy J. Patey 2 , See How Ng 2 , Frank Krumeich 1 , Petr Novak 2 , Sotiris E. Pratsinis 1
1 D-MAVT, ETH Zurich, Zurich Switzerland, 2 Electrochemistry Laboratory, PSI, Zurich Switzerland

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12:15 PM - U1.8
What’s the Optimum Composition of LiNiyMnyCo1-2yO2?

Zheng Li 1 , Natasha Chernova 1 , Megan Roppolo 1 , Shailesh Upreti 1 , Michael Whittingham 1
1 Institute for materials research, Binghamton University, Binghamton, New York, United States

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12:30 PM - **U1.9
Binary Nickel Compounds as Negative Electrode Materials for Lithium Batteries: Syntheses and Performance.

Frederic Gillot 1 , Anne-Claire Louer 1 , M. Rosa Palacin 1
1 Solid State Chemistry, Institut de Ciencia de Materials de Barcelona, Bellaterra, Catalonia, Spain

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U2: <i>In-situ</i> Studies of Electrode Materials and Processes
Session Chairs
Clare Grey
Monday PM, November 30, 2009
Room 200 (Hynes)

2:30 PM - **U2.1
In-situ Study on Morphological Evolution of Alloying Anodes of Li-Ion Batteries by Transmission X-ray Microscopy.

Nae-Lih Wu 1
1 Chemical Engineering, National Taiwan University , Taipei Taiwan

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3:00 PM - U2.2
In-situ TEM Observations of LiNiO2-based Batteries During Thermal Decomposition.

Lijun Wu 1 , Yongning Zhou 1 , Xiaojian Wang 1 , Xiao-Qing Yang 1 , Yimei Zhu 1
1 , Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, New York, United States

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3:15 PM - U2.3
Study of Li-ion Intercalation in MOx by X-Ray Absorption Spectroscopy (XAS) and Inelastic X-Ray Scattering (IXS) Techniques.

Swati Pol 1 , Mahalingam Balasubramanian 1 , Kenneth Nagle 2 , Gerald Seidler 2 , Christopher Johnson 3
1 Advanced Photon Source, Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, Illinois, United States, 2 Physics Department, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States, 3 Chemical Sciences and Engineering, Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, Illinois, United States

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3:30 PM - U2.4
Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Investigation of Structure and Dynamics in Single-ion Conducting PEG600 Ionomers.

David Roach 1 , Karl Mueller 1 , Ralph Colby 2
1 Chemistry, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania, United States, 2 Materials Science and Engineering, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania, United States

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3:45 PM - U2: In-situ
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U3: Nanomaterials for Battery Electrodes
Session Chairs
Yet-Ming Chiang
Keith Stevenson
Monday PM, November 30, 2009
Room 200 (Hynes)

4:15 PM - **U3.1
The Opportunity for Nano-materials for Lithium-Ion Batteries.

M. Stanley Whittingham 1
1 Materials, SUNY, Binghamton, New York, United States

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4:45 PM - U3.2
Nanostructured Metals and Metal Oxides for Anodes of Li-Ion Batteries.

Ming Au 1 , Thad Adams 1 , Scott McWhorter 1 , Yiping Zhao 2 , John Gibbs 2
1 , Savannah River National Lab, Aiken, South Carolina, United States, 2 , University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, United States

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5:00 PM - U3.3
Free-standing Semiconductor Carbon Nanotube Electrodes for Lithium Ion Batteries.

Roberta DiLeo 1 , Matthew Ganter 1 , Arnold Stux 1 , Brian Landi 1 , Ryne Raffaelle 1
1 NanoPower Research Labs, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, New York, United States

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5:15 PM - U3.4
Design of Resilient Nano-Silicon Anodes.

Alexandre Magasinski 1 , Bogdan Zdyrko 2 , Benjamin Hertzberg 1 , Frank Jones 1 , Thomas Fuller 3 , Igor Luzinov 2 , Gleb Yushin 1
1 School of Materials Science and Engineering , Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, United States, 2 Department of Material Science, Clemson University, Greenville, South Carolina, United States, 3 School of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, United States

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