Graphene-supported SnO2 nanoparticles prepared by a solvothermal approach

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dc.contributor.author Wang, Bei en_US
dc.contributor.author Su, Dawei en_US
dc.contributor.author Park, Jinsoo en_US
dc.contributor.author Ahn, Hyojun en_US
dc.contributor.author Wang, Guoxiu en_US
dc.contributor.editor en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2012-10-12T03:32:56Z
dc.date.available 2012-10-12T03:32:56Z
dc.date.issued 2012 en_US
dc.identifier 2011004318 en_US
dc.identifier.citation Wang Bei et al. 2012, 'Graphene-supported SnO2 nanoparticles prepared by a solvothermal approach', Springer New York LLC, vol. 7, no. 2012, pp. art215 en_US
dc.identifier.issn 1931-7573 en_US
dc.identifier.other C1 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10453/17985
dc.description.abstract SnO2 nanoparticles were dispersed on graphene nanosheets through a solvothermal approach using ethylene glycol as the solvent. The uniform distribution of SnO2 nanoparticles on graphene nanosheets has been confirmed by scanning electron microscopy and transmission electron microscopy. The particle size of SnO2 was determined to be around 5 nm. The assynthesized SnO2/graphene nanocomposite exhibited an enhanced electrochemical performance in lithium-ion batteries, compared with bare graphene nanosheets and bare SnO2 nanoparticles. The SnO2/graphene nanocomposite electrode delivered a reversible lithium storage capacity of 830 mAh ga??1 and a stable cyclability up to 100 cycles. The excellent electrochemical properties of this graphene-supported nanocomposite could be attributed to the insertion of nanoparticles between graphene nanolayers and the optimized nanoparticles distribution on graphene nanosheets. en_US
dc.language en_US
dc.publisher Springer New York LLC en_US
dc.title Graphene-supported SnO2 nanoparticles prepared by a solvothermal approach en_US
dc.parent Nanoscale Research Letters en_US
dc.journal.volume 7 en_US
dc.journal.number 2012 en_US
dc.publocation United States en_US
dc.identifier.startpage 1 en_US
dc.identifier.endpage en_US
dc.identifier.endpage 10 en_US
dc.cauo.name SCI.Faculty of Science en_US
dc.conference Verified OK en_US
dc.for 020400 en_US
dc.personcode 113451 en_US
dc.personcode 113430 en_US
dc.personcode 0000062778 en_US
dc.personcode 0000062980 en_US
dc.personcode 109499 en_US
dc.percentage 34 en_US
dc.classification.name Condensed Matter Physics en_US
dc.classification.type FOR-08 en_US
dc.edition en_US
dc.custom en_US
dc.date.activity en_US
dc.location.activity en_US
dc.description.keywords SnO2, Graphene nanosheets, Nanocomposite, Lithium-ion batteries en_US
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dc.staffid 109499 en_US


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