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International Journal of Ionics The Science and Technology of Ionic Motion

Editors-in-Chief: E. Wachsman; W. Weppner

ISSN: 0947-7047 (print version)
ISSN: 1862-0760 (electronic version)

Journal no. 11581

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Eric D. Wachsman
Director, University of Maryland, Energy Research Center, William L. Crentz Centennial Chair in Energy Research, College Park, MD 20742-2115, USA

Werner Weppner
Chr.-Albrechts University, Technical Faculty, Chair for Sensors and Solid State lonics, Kaiserstr. 2, 24143 Kiel, Germany
Phone: +49-431-880-6331; Phone: +49-431-880-2183; Fax: +49-431-880-1520

Managing Editors:
Mohammed Hussain Abdul Jabbar
University of Maryland, Energy Research Center, College Park, MD, USA

Yi-Lin Huang
University of Maryland, Energy Research Center, College Park, MD, USA

Editorial Office
Ilse Koch
Institute for Ionics, Bärenseestr. 11, 70569 Stuttgart, Germany
Phone: +49-711-6773211; Fax: +49-711-6773112

Senior Advisory Board
S.P.S. Badwal
CSIRO Energy, Clayton, Australia

J.B. Goodenough
The University of Texas at Austin, Cockrell School of Engineering, Austin (TX), USA

U. Guth
University of Dresden, Kurt-Schwabe-Institute, Ziegra-Knobelsdorf, Germany

R.A. Huggins
Stanford University, School of Engineering, Stanford (CA), USA

B. Scrosati
Universita di Roma "La Sapienza", Dipartimento di Chimica, Roma, Italy

Editorial Advisory Board
T. Abe
Kyoto University, Graduate School of Engineering, Kyoto, Japan

S. Adams
National University of Singapore, Department of Materials Sciences and Engineering, Singapore

A.K. Arof
University of Malaya, Physics Department, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

S. Basu
Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, Chemical Engineering Department, New Delhi, India

G. Ceder
University of California, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Berkeley (CA), USA

L. Chen
Chinese Academy of Sciences, Institute of Physics, Beijing, China

Y. Cui
Stanford University, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Stanford (CA), USA

V. Di Noto
University of Padova, Section of Chemistry for the Technologies, Department of Industrial Engineering, Padova, Italy

M. Doeff
Energy Storage Group, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley CA, USA

N. Dudney
Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge (TN), USA

C.G. Granqvist
Uppsala University,Uppsala,Sweden

D. Guyomard
University of Nantes, Institut des Materiaux Jean Rouxel (IMN), Nantes, France

J.T.S. Irvine
University of St. Andrews, School of Chemistry, St. Andrews, Scotland

T. Ishihara
Kyushu University, Department of Applied Chemistry, Fukuoka, Japan

W. Jaegermann
Darmstadt University of Technology, Department of Materials Science, Darmstadt, Germany

C. Julien
Université P. et M. Curie, PHENIX, Paris, France

R. Kanno
Tokyo Institute of Technology, Yokohama, Japan

K. Kanamura
Tokyo Metropolitan University, Department of Applied Chemistry, Tokyo, Japan

J. Kawamura
Tohoku University, Institute of Multidisciplinary Research for Advanced Materials, Sendai, Japan

H. Li
Institute of Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China

B.Y. Liaw
Idaho National Laboratory, Energy Storage and Advanced Vehicles, Idaho Falls (ID), USA

F.M.B. Marques
University of Aveiro, Department of Ceramics and Glass Engineering, Aveiro, Portugal

S. Meng
University of California San Diego, Department of NanoEngineering, La Jolla (CA), USA

N. Minh
University of California, San Diego, Center for Energy Research, La Jolla (CA), USA

R. Murugan
Pondicherry University, Department of Physics, Puducherry, India

C. Nan
Tsinghua University, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Beijing, China

L.F. Nazar
University of Waterloo, Department of Chemistry, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada

J. Nowotny
University of Western Sydney, School of Natural Sciences, Penrith South DC, Australia

A. Pawlicka
IQSC - Universidade de São Paulo, São Carlos-SP, Brazil

J. Sakamoto
University of Michigan, Mechanical Engineering, Ann Arbor (MI), USA

A. K. Shukla
Indian Institute of Science, Solid State & Structural Chemistry Unit, Bangalore, India

S.C. Singhal
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Fuel Cells, Energy and Environment Directorate, Richland (WA), USA

K. Takada
National Institute for Materials Science, Center for Green Research on Energy and Environmental Materials, Ibaraki, Japan

V. Thangadurai
University of Calgary, Department of Chemistry, Calgary, Canada

C.G. Vayenas
University of Patras, Department of Chemical Engineering, Patras, Greece

W. Wang
Fuzhou University, Department of Chemistry, Fujian, China

Z. Wen
Shanghai Institute of Ceramics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shanghai, China

M. Winter
Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität, Institut für Physikalische Chemie, Münster, Germany

J. Wolfenstine
US Army Research Laboratory, AMSRL-SE-DC Adelphi, Maryland

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    Ionics is publishing original results in the fields of science and technology of ionic motion. This includes theoretical, experimental and practical work on electrolytes, electrode, ionic/electronic interfaces, ionic transport aspects of corrosion, galvanic cells, e.g. for thermodynamic and kinetic studies, batteries, fuel cells, sensors and electrochromics. Fast solid ionic conductors are presently providing new opportunities in view of several advantages, in addition to conventional liquid electrolytes.

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