Graphene-Based ZnO Nanocomposites for Supercapacitor Applications


Graphene-Based ZnO Nanocomposites for Supercapacitor Applications

Udaya Bhat K., Sunil Meti

In the recent past, the increase in energy needs and the development of efficient energy storage devices have opened a new area of research. Batteries and supercapacitors are generally used as energy storage devices. Graphene-based nanocomposite materials have proven to be promising material for supercapacitor applications. Graphene-based ZnO nanocomposites are known to have high specific capacitance. In this chapter, many approaches for graphene and graphene-based ZnO nanocomposite synthesis are explained. Electrochemical characterization and specific capacitance of graphene-based ZnO nanocomposites are also reviewed.

Graphene, ZnO Nanoparticles, Synthesis Methods, Specific Capacitance, Crystal Growth

Published online 12/1/2019, 28 pages

Citation: Udaya Bhat K., Sunil Meti, Graphene-Based ZnO Nanocomposites for Supercapacitor Applications, Materials Research Foundations, Vol. 64, pp 181-208, 2020


Part of the book on Graphene as Energy Storage Material for Supercapacitors

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