Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: https://hdl.handle.net/10356/138699
Title: Thermal-responsive polymers for enhancing safety of electrochemical storage devices
Authors: Yang, Hui
Leow, Wan Ru
Chen, Xiaodong
Keywords: Engineering::Materials
Issue Date: 2018
Source: Yang, H., Leow, W. R., & Chen, X. (2018). Thermal-responsive polymers for enhancing safety of electrochemical storage devices. Advanced Materials, 30(13), 1704347-. doi:10.1002/adma.201704347
Journal: Advanced Materials
Abstract: Thermal runway constitutes the most pressing safety issue in lithium-ion batteries and supercapacitors of large-scale and high-power density due to risks of fire or explosion. However, traditional strategies for averting thermal runaway do not enable the charging-discharging rate to change according to temperature or the original performance to resume when the device is cooled to room temperature. To efficiently control thermal runaway, thermal-responsive polymers provide a feasible and reversible strategy due to their ability to sense and subsequently act according to a predetermined sequence when triggered by heat. Herein, recent research progress on the use of thermal-responsive polymers to enhance the thermal safety of electrochemical storage devices is reviewed. First, a brief discussion is provided on the methods of preventing thermal runaway in electrochemical storage devices. Subsequently, a short review is provided on the different types of thermal-responsive polymers that can efficiently avoid thermal runaway, such as phase change polymers, polymers with sol-gel transitions, and polymers with positive temperature coefficients. The results represent the important development of thermal-responsive polymers toward the prevention of thermal runaway in next-generation smart electrochemical storage devices.
URI: https://hdl.handle.net/10356/138699
ISSN: 0935-9648
DOI: 10.1002/adma.201704347
Rights: © 2018 WILEY-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim. All rights reserved. This paper was published in Advanced Materials and is made available with permission of WILEY-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim.
Fulltext Permission: open
Fulltext Availability: With Fulltext
Appears in Collections:MSE Journal Articles

Files in This Item:
File Description SizeFormat 
LZY Thermal responsive Polymers for Enhancing Safety of Electrochemical Storage Devices.pdf4.59 MBAdobe PDFView/Open

SCOPUSTM   
Citations 10

33
Updated on Mar 10, 2021

PublonsTM
Citations 5

36
Updated on Mar 8, 2021

Page view(s)

142
Updated on May 21, 2022

Download(s) 50

81
Updated on May 21, 2022

Google ScholarTM

Check

Altmetric


Plumx

Items in DR-NTU are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.