19. Solid Electrolytes

  1. Dr.-Ing. Claus Daniel2,3 and
  2. Jürgen O. Besenhard4
  1. Peter Birke and
  2. Werner Weppner

Published Online: 29 AUG 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9783527637188.ch19

Handbook of Battery Materials, Second Edition

Handbook of Battery Materials, Second Edition

How to Cite

Birke, P. and Weppner, W. (2011) Solid Electrolytes, 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.ch19

Editor Information

  1. 2

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

  2. 3

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

  3. 4

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

Author Information

  1. Christian-Albrechts University, Technical Faculty, Chair for Sensors and Solid State Ionics, Kaiserstr. 2, 24143 Kiel, Germany

Publication History

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

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527326952

Online ISBN: 9783527637188



  • structural defects and conductivity;
  • chemical potential gradient;
  • structural disorder;
  • beta-alumina;
  • NASICON structure;
  • methods of manufacture and testing


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Fundamental Aspects of Solid Electrolytes

  • Applicable Solid Electrolytes for Batteries

  • Design Aspects of Solid Electrolytes

  • Preparation of Solid Electrolytes

  • Experimental Techniques for the Determination of the Properties of Solid Electrolytes

  • Acknowledgment

  • References

  • Further Reading