Russian Journal of Electrochemistry

, Volume 54, Issue 3, pp 225–233 | Cite as

Chemical Oxidation of LiFePO4 in Aqueous Medium as a Method for Studying Kinetics of Delithiation

  • A. P. Kurbatov
  • F. I. Malchik
  • A. K. Galeyeva
  • D. S. Davydchenko
  • A. K. Rakhimova
  • M. S. Lepikhin
  • D. Kh. Kamysbayev


The kinetics of LiFePO4 oxidation by hydrogen peroxide in aqueous alkaline medium is studied with the use of potentiometric determination of lithium concentration in solution during delithiation. It is demonstrated that the lithium transfer through the reaction-product layer is controlled by diffusion. The activation energy and the diffusion coefficient of the species transferred in the solid phase during the chemical reaction of oxidative delithiation are determined and the parameters of this processes are analyzed.


cathode lithium iron phosphate kinetics aqueous solution oxidation activation energy diffusion coefficient 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. P. Kurbatov
    • 1
    • 2
  • F. I. Malchik
    • 1
    • 2
  • A. K. Galeyeva
    • 1
    • 2
  • D. S. Davydchenko
    • 1
  • A. K. Rakhimova
    • 1
    • 2
  • M. S. Lepikhin
    • 1
  • D. Kh. Kamysbayev
    • 2
  1. 1.Center of Physical and Chemical Methods of Research and AnalysisAlmatyKazakhstan
  2. 2.Al-Farabi Kazakh National UniversityAlmatyKazakhstan

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