Lithium-Titanium-Oxide (LTO) Anodes for Batteries
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Table 1367. Comparison of the properties of some typical anodes.

  LTO (lithium titanate oxide) Graphite Silicon
Type Intercalation Intercalation Alloying
Theoretical capacity mAh/g 175 330 4200
Voltage vs Li/Li+ (V) 1.5 0.1 0.1
Current collector Aluminium Copper Copper
Main disadvantages Low voltage & low energy density cell Safety issues Volume expansion (up to 300%), poor cycling ability