Chapter 5. Electrochemistry of Manganese Oxides

  1. Prof. Dr. Jürgen O. Besenhard
  1. Akiya Kozawa,
  2. Kohei Yamamoto and
  3. Masaki Yoshio

Published Online: 26 DEC 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9783527611676.ch5

Handbook of Battery Materials

Handbook of Battery Materials

How to Cite

Kozawa, A., Yamamoto, K. and Yoshio, M. (1998) Electrochemistry of Manganese Oxides, in Handbook of Battery Materials (ed J. O. Besenhard), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527611676.ch5

Editor Information

  1. Institut für Chemische Technologie Anorganischer Stoffe, Technische Universität Graz, Stremayrgasse 16/III, A-8010 Graz, Austria

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 DEC 2007
  2. Published Print: 10 DEC 1998

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527294695

Online ISBN: 9783527611676



  • structural chemistry of manganese dioxide;
  • tunnel structures;
  • layer structures;
  • compounds of composition MnOOH;
  • reduced manganese oxides


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Electrochemical Properties of EMD

  • Physical Properties and Chemical Composition of EMD

  • Conversion of EMD to LiMnO2 or LiMnO4 for Rechargeable Li Batteries

  • Discharge Curves of EMD Alkaline Cells (AA and AAA Cells)

  • References