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Oxygen release and oxygen redox

Voltage fade has been a major barrier to the commercialization of a series of high-energy-density battery electrodes for more than a decade. It is now re-examined with advanced characterization techniques, which find its origin is correlated to oxygen activities.

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Fig. 1: Voltage-fade-related observations and possible links with redox-active oxygen.


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Yang, W. Oxygen release and oxygen redox. Nat Energy 3, 619–620 (2018).

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