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Gotta keep ‘em separated: Garnet ceramics find calling as Li-ion battery bouncers

By April Gocha / October 22, 2014

Scientists at Oak Ridge National Lab say that ceramics can improve the batteries of tomorrow. Testing of a garnet ceramic material LLZO suggests that it might be the perfect protector for lithium anodes in batteries that last longer and do more.

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The Emergence of Intergranular Precipitates in TiO2-Doped alpha-Al2O3 Ceramics

By / January 28, 2010

Volume 93 Issue 2, Pages 326 – 329 Pengxiang Qian, Hui Gu, Miaofang ChiPublished Online: Nov 23 2009 6:57PMDOI: 10.1111/j.1551-2916.2009.03410.x ABSTRACT The minor phase accumulated at intergranular regions in ceramics is usually associated with the global doping level of additives; however, such simplification often undermines the local variation in liquid composition that leads to the…

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