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Carbon Nano-Onion Ultracapacitor Model

  • Fabio Parigi (a1), Tanya Gachovska (a1), Yang Gao (a1), Yunshen Zhou (a1), Jerry L. Hudgins (a1) and Yongfeng Lu (a1)...


This paper describes a novel ultracapacitor made from carbon nano-onions. Characterization of the material was performed including measurement of the impedance spectra and cyclic voltammetry. A new ultracapacitor model composed of an LRC circuit and a constant phase element was developed along with a parameter extraction procedure. The model was validated using experimental data and simulation.



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