Electrochemical manufacturing of nanocarbons from carbon dioxide in molten alkali metal carbonate salts: roles of alkali metal cations

Happiness V. Ijije, George Z. Chen
  • Advances in Manufacturing, December 2015, Springer Science + Business Media
  • DOI: 10.1007/s40436-015-0125-2

What is it about?

Roles of alkali cations on the electrochemical preparation carbon nanomaterials from CO2 in molten carbonates.

Why is it important?

Understanding the electrode processes and the effect of changing the cation of the molten salts.


Professor of Electrochemical Technologies George Zheng Chen
University of Nottingham

Better understanding of the composition of the molten carbonate salts on the properties of the deposited carbon, aiming to help design a future electrochemical manufacturing technology for utilisation of CO2.

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