13. Rechargeable Lithium Anodes

  1. Dr.-Ing. Claus Daniel3,4 and
  2. Jürgen O. Besenhard5
  1. Jun-Ichi Yamaki1 and
  2. Shin-Ichi Tobishima2

Published Online: 29 AUG 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9783527637188.ch13

Handbook of Battery Materials, Second Edition

Handbook of Battery Materials, Second Edition

How to Cite

Yamaki, J.-I. and Tobishima, S.-I. (2011) Rechargeable Lithium Anodes, in Handbook of Battery Materials, Second Edition (eds C. Daniel and J. O. Besenhard), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527637188.ch13

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Oak Ridge National Laboratory, MS6083, P.O. Box 2008, Oak Ridge, TN 37831-6083, USA

  2. 4

    University of Tennessee, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Knoxville, TN 37996, USA

  3. 5

    Graz University of Technology of Inorganic Materials, Stremayrgasse 16/III, 8010 Graz, Austria

Author Information

  1. 1

    Kyushu University, Institute for Materials Chemistry and Engineering, 6-1 Kasuga-koen, Kasuka-shi 816-8508, Japan

  2. 2

    Gunma University, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Faculty of Engineering, 1-5-1 Tenjin-cho, Kiryu, Gunma, 376-8515, Japan

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 29 AUG 2011
  2. Published Print: 24 AUG 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527326952

Online ISBN: 9783527637188



  • rechargeable lithium anodes;
  • cycling efficiency;
  • morphology of deposited lithium;
  • dissolution of lithium;
  • influence of electrolytes;
  • electrolyte additives;
  • lithium protective film;
  • safety aspects


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Surface of Uncycled Lithium Foil

  • Surface of Lithium Coupled with Electrolytes

  • Cycling Efficiency of Lithium Anode

  • Morphology of Deposited Lithium

  • The Amount of Dead Lithium and Cell Performance

  • Improvement in the Cycling Efficiency of a Lithium Anode

  • Safety of Rechargeable Lithium Metal Cells

  • Conclusion

  • References

  • Further Reading