Pore structure and electrochemical properties of CNT-based electrodes studied by in situ small/wide angle X-ray scattering

@article{Santos2019PoreSA,
  title={Pore structure and electrochemical properties of CNT-based electrodes studied by in situ small/wide angle X-ray scattering},
  author={Cleis Santos and Evgeny Senokos and Juan C. Fern{\'a}ndez-Toribio and 'Alvaro Ridruejo and Rebeca Marcilla and Juan Jos{\'e} Vilatela},
  journal={Journal of Materials Chemistry},
  year={2019},
  volume={7},
  pages={5305-5314}
}
Macroscopic ensembles of nanocarbons, such as fibres of carbon nanotubes (CNT), are characterised by a complex hierarchical structure combining coherent crystalline regions with a large porosity arising from imperfect packing of the large rigid building blocks. Such structure is at the centre of a wide range of charge storage and transfer processes when CNT fibres are used as electrodes and/or current collectors. This work introduces a method based on wide and small-angle X-ray scattering (WAXS… Expand
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