chapter  6
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1 BRIEF INTRODUCTION TO LITHIUM-ION BA

BATTERIESLithium-ion batteries are important types of secondary batteries in which lithium ions (Li+) keep traveling back and forth between the anode and the cathode through the electrolyte in charging/discharging cycles, thus gaining the name “rocking chair batteries” (see Fig. 6.1) [1-3].