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Proceedings of the 2023 International Conference on Functional Materials and Civil Engineering

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Application of nanomaterials in lithium-sulfur batteries and lithium-air batteries

Xuanxuan Chen 1 , Kun Wang 2 , Junchen Yin * 3 , Kaiqin Yue 4
1 Hunan University
2 Jinan University
3 Southwest Petroleum University
4 Central South University

* Author to whom correspondence should be addressed.

Applied and Computational Engineering, Vol. 23, 30-38
Published 07 November 2023. © 2023 The Author(s). Published by EWA Publishing
This article is an open access article distributed under the terms and conditions of the Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY) license, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
Citation Xuanxuan Chen, Kun Wang, Junchen Yin, Kaiqin Yue. Application of nanomaterials in lithium-sulfur batteries and lithium-air batteries. ACE (2023) Vol. 23: 30-38. DOI: 10.54254/2755-2721/23/20230605.


Because of its high voltage, high specific energy, and other good qualities, lithium-ion batteries have recently become one of the most popular studies. In the context of nanomaterials, this research investigates the function of nanomaterials in the application of lithium-sulfur and lithium-air batteries. In addition to examining the classification, benefits and drawbacks, uses and advances of nanomaterials, this essay also examines the fundamentals of two batteries, as well as the uses of nanomaterials in both types of batteries. The results show that nanomaterials have a very large surface area and a sudden change in material properties because of their arrival at the nanoscale, and have very good mechanical and optical properties, which have a very good contribution to the performance of the batteries. However, it was discovered that nanomaterials in lithium-ion battery applications still have issues, such as high cost and challenging synthesis procedures, through the investigation of several nanomaterials in two batteries. In addition to offering fresh perspectives for society, this study seeks to better understand the economic and safety issues associated with two batteries used in practical production.


nanomaterial, lithium-sulfur batteries, application, lithium-air batteries


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