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Gui-Ling WANG(wangguiling@hrbeu.edu.cn)


In this paper, the La1-xSrxCoO3 (x = 0.2, 0.4, 0.6, 0.8) perovskites powders were synthesized by a sol-gel method. The perovskite phases were characterized by X-ray diffraction (XRD), while the electrochemical capacitance performance of La1-xSrxCoO3 electrodes in alkaline electrolyte was studied by cyclic voltammetry and galvanostatic charge/discharge test. It was found that the La0.6Sr0.4CoO3 electrode exhibited a specific capacitance of 325 F.g-1 in 6.0 mol.L-1 KOH electrolyte at a current density of 10 mA.cm-2, and the specific capacitance of 315 F.g-1 could be maintained after 500 charge/discharge cycles which corresponds to the retention rate of 97%.

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perovskite, electrochemical capacitance, alkaline electrolytes

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