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Revolutionizing energy storage: Overcoming challenges and unleashing the potential of next generation Lithium-ion battery technology

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Md. Dipu Ahmed corresponding author
Kazi Madina Maraz


Lithium-ion (Li-ion) batteries have become the leading energy storage technology, powering a wide range of applications in today's electrified world. This comprehensive review paper delves into the current challenges and innovative solutions driving the supercharged future of lithium-ion batteries. It scrutinizes the limitations of energy density in existing batteries, exploring advanced electrode materials and designs that promise higher capacity. Safety concerns take center stage, with a focus on cutting-edge thermal management systems and materials. The imperative of sustainable sourcing is addressed, highlighting alternative materials and recycling strategies for a greener supply chain. Transformative breakthroughs, such as solid-state electrolytes and emerging battery chemistries, offer glimpses of the future. The paper also examines the applications and market perspectives of lithium-ion batteries in electric vehicles, portable electronics, and renewable energy storage. It concludes by emphasizing the transformative potential of lithium-ion batteries in accelerating the energy revolution and paving the way for a sustainable energy future.

Li-ion battery (LIB), safety for thermal runaway, solid state LIB, next generation LIB, raw material obstacles, recycling strategies

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We would like to express our sincere appreciation and gratitude to the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, USA and the Institute of Radiation and Polymer Technology, Bangladesh Atomic Energy Commission, Dhaka, Bangladesh for their invaluable resources and unwavering support throughout the course of this research.
How to Cite
Ahmed, M. D., & Maraz, K. M. (2023). Revolutionizing energy storage: Overcoming challenges and unleashing the potential of next generation Lithium-ion battery technology. Materials Engineering Research, 5(1), 265-278.


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