One-pot synthesis of ZnFe2O4/C hollow spheres as superior anode materials for lithium ion batteries

Yuanfu Deng, Qiumei Zhang, Shidi Tang, Leiting Zhang, Shengnan Deng, Zhicong Shi, Guohua Chen

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ZnFe2O4/C hollow spheres have been synthesized via a facile solvothermal route using low cost raw materials. The resulting composite showed a very high specific capacity of 841 mAh g-1after 30 cycles and good rate capability.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)6828-6830
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number24
Publication statusPublished - 5 Jul 2011
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Catalysis
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry

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