Charge-discharge Mechanism of LiCoPo4 Cathode for Rechargeable Lithium Batteries

Shigeto Okada, Sho Ichiro Sawa, Yasushi Uebou, Minato Egashira, Jun Ichi Yamaki, Mitsuharu Tabuchi, Hironori Kobayashi, Kohei Fukumi, Hiroyuki Kageyama

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The structure of ordered-olivine LiCoPO4 was identified by neutron diffraction measurements. A 4.8 V discharge profile was demonstrated using coin-type cells. XAFS and magnetic measurements indicated that the high-voltage plateau of Li1-xCoPO4 corresponds to the Co2+/Co3+ redox reaction.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1136-1138
Number of pages3
Issue number12
Publication statusPublished - Dec 2003

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Electrochemistry


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