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Nanopolysaccharides in Energy Storage Applications

  • Chenggang Zhang
  • Yan Liu
  • Wenchao Yu
  • Yang Zhan
  • Jinyu Wang
  • Chuanxi Xiong
  • Zhuqun ShiEmail author
  • Quanling YangEmail author
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Part of the Springer Series in Biomaterials Science and Engineering book series (SSBSE, volume 15)

Abstract

In the recent decades, shortages of energy and resource, together with pollution of environment, have become the biggest problems on earth. Thus, construction of novel renewable and biodegradable materials based on nanopolysaccharides, such as nanocellulose, nanochitin or nanochitosan, and nanostarch, and exploration of their energy related applications, have received more and more attention. In this chapter, we review the preparation of nanopolysaccharide-based energy materials as well as their applications in the fields of energy storage, e.g. dielectric capacitor, supercapacitors, batteries, etc.

Keywords

Nanopolysaccharides Dielectric capacitor Supercapacitors Batteries 

Notes

Acknowledgements

This work was supported by the National Natural Science Foundation of China (No. 51703177, 21704079), the Fundamental Research Funds for the Central Universities (WUT: 2018III009, 2018IVB022, 2018IVB041), and Key laboratory of Processing and Quality Evaluation Technology of Green Plastics of China National Light Industry council, Beijing Technology and Business University (No. PQETGP2019007).

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Chenggang Zhang
    • 1
  • Yan Liu
    • 1
  • Wenchao Yu
    • 1
  • Yang Zhan
    • 1
  • Jinyu Wang
    • 1
  • Chuanxi Xiong
    • 1
  • Zhuqun Shi
    • 2
    Email author
  • Quanling Yang
    • 1
    Email author
  1. 1.School of Materials Science and EngineeringWuhan University of TechnologyWuhanPeople’s Republic of China
  2. 2.School of Chemistry, Chemical Engineering and Life SciencesWuhan University of TechnologyWuhanPeople’s Republic of China

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