10 Ionizing Papers (October 2019)

This is our roundup of interesting articles on Li-ion batteries published in October – a mix of educational, groundbreaking, helpful, thought-provoking, and topical. If you follow battery research, these are 10 papers you should be aware of:


  • Degradation mechanisms and mitigation strategies of nickel-rich NMC-based lithium-ion batteries / Electrochemical Energy Reviews
  • Origin of lithium whisker formation and growth under stress / Nature Nanotechnology
  • New insight on the role of electrolyte additives in rechargeable lithium-ion batteries / ACS Energy Letters
  • Fluorinated solid-electrolyte interphase in high-voltage lithium metal batteries / Joule
  • Design strategies for high power vs. high energy lithium-ion cells / Batteries


  • Asymmetric temperature modulation for extreme fast charging of lithium-ion batteries / Joule
  • Review of battery cell balancing methodologies for optimizing battery pack performance in electric vehicles / IEEE Access
  • Additive manufacturing of batteries / Advanced Functional Materials


  • A raw material criticality and environmental impact assessment of state-of-the-art and post-lithium-ion cathode technologies / Journal of Energy Storage
  • Recycling end-of-life electric vehicle lithium-ion batteries / Joule

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