Electrode Properties of Graphene and Graphene-Based Nanocomposites for Energy Storage Devices

그래핀 및 그래핀 기반 나노복합체의 에너지저장소자용 전극 특성

  • Kim, Kwang Man (Research Team of Power Control Devices, Electronics & Telecommunications Research Institute (ETRI)) ;
  • Lee, Young-Gi (Research Team of Power Control Devices, Electronics & Telecommunications Research Institute (ETRI)) ;
  • Kim, Sang Ouk (Department of Material Science and Engineering, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST))
  • 김광만 (한국전자통신연구원 융합부품소재연구부문 전력제어소자팀) ;
  • 이영기 (한국전자통신연구원 융합부품소재연구부문 전력제어소자팀) ;
  • 김상욱 (한국과학기술원 신소재공학과)
  • Received : 2010.02.10
  • Accepted : 2010.03.08
  • Published : 2010.06.30


Graphene is a two-dimensional nanosheet consisting of honeycomb lattices of $sp^2$ carbon atoms. It is one of promising active materials for the anode of lithium-ion battery and the electrode of supercapacitor, due to its large specific surface area(theoretically $2600m^2\;g^{-1}$), high electric conductivity(typically $8{\times}10^5S\;cm^{-1}$), and mechanical strength. In this review, the synthetic methods of graphene nanosheet and graphene-based nanocomposite are introduced. Also, the electrochemical properties obtainable when the graphene-based materials are adopted to the electrodes of lithium-ion battery and supercapacitor are discussed along with their nanostructures.


Graphene Nanosheet;Graphite;Anode;Lithium-Ion Battery;Supercapacitor


Supported by : 한국연구재단


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