High-Performance Carbon Aerogel Air Cathodes for Microbial Fuel Cells

Xiaoyuan Zhang, Weihua He, Rufan Zhang, Qiuying Wang, Peng Liang, Xia Huang, Bruce E. Logan, Tim Patrick Fellinger

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Invited for this month's Cover are the groups at Tsinghua University, Max-Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces, and Penn State University, and their collaborators at Harbin Institute of Technology and Stanford University. They present a new nitrogen-doped ionothermal carbon aerogel (NDC) air cathode for use in microbial fuel cells, allowing high power generation and simultaneous wastewater treatment. The Full Paper itself is available at 10.1002/cssc.201600590.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Number of pages1
Issue number19
StatePublished - Oct 6 2016


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Environmental Chemistry
  • Chemical Engineering(all)
  • Materials Science(all)
  • Energy(all)

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Zhang, X., He, W., Zhang, R., Wang, Q., Liang, P., Huang, X., Logan, B. E., & Fellinger, T. P. (2016). High-Performance Carbon Aerogel Air Cathodes for Microbial Fuel Cells. ChemSusChem, 9(19). https://doi.org/10.1002/cssc.201601307