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Rodionov V. V., Nichvolodin A. G., Kazarinov I. A. The chemical current sources with a magnesium anode: Electrode materials and their properties. Electrochemical Energetics, 2022, vol. 22, iss. 2, pp. 70-99. DOI: 10.18500/1608-4039-2022-22-2-70-99, EDN: TUGMLA

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The chemical current sources with a magnesium anode: Electrode materials and their properties

Rodionov Vyacheslav Viktorovich, JSC Elektroistochnik
Nichvolodin Alexey Gennad'evich, JSC Elektroistochnik
Kazarinov Ivan Alekseevich, Saratov State University

The article is devoted to the study of the possibility of creating chemical current sources with a magnesium anode. The work presents the continuation of the analysis of conventional current sources with high specific characteristics. The article describes the types of cathode-active substances that have potential possibility in making chemical current sources with a magnesium anode or an anode based on magnesium intermetallic compounds.

A detailed analysis of publications on the use of the selected systems for making competitive chemical current sources is given, discharge and discharge-charge curves are presented and the specific characteristics of the studied systems are calculated. The necessary conclusions on the application of selected electrochemical systems with a magnesium anode have been made.

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