2nd IMCE International Conference – High-Tech Batteries –

General Information
2nd IMCE International Conference on High-Tech Batteries, which is organized by Institute for Materials
Chemistry and Engineering of Kyushu University, will be held in Fukuoka, Japan. The objective of this
symposium is to provide a forum for the presentation and discussion on all the aspects of high-tech batteries
including primary cell, secondary cell, fuel cell and future batteries.

Symposium Information
Date: 1:00pm on November 16, 2007
Venue: C-cube, Room 303 (Chikushi Campus, Kyushu University, Japan)
6-1 Kasuga-koen, Kasuga, 816-8580
Chairman: Hideo Nagashima (Director of IMCE, Kyushu University)
Advanced registration is not necessary. Registration fee is free.

13:00 Opening Remarks
H. Nagashima (IMCE)
13:10 Aqueous Lithium-ion Battery Containing a Carbon-Coated LiTi2(PO4)3 Negative and a LiMn2O4
Positive Electrode
J. Y. Luo and ○Y. Y. Xia (Fudan University, China)
13:40 Novel 5V Cathode Materials for use in Lithium Rechargeable Batteries
S. Rajakumar, ○S. Gopukumar and J. Yamaki (CSIR, India)
14:10 Recent Progress of Developing Positive & Negative Materials and High Tech Li Ion Batteries in TIPS
J. Gong, X. Liu, R. Fan, G. Zhu, X. Liu and ○J. Wang (Tianjin Institute of Power Sources, China)
14:40 Break
15:00 Lithium Ion Mobility in Lithium Metal Fluorophosphates
○L. F. Nazar, L. Cahill, G. Goward, Y. Iriyama and Y. Makimura (University of Waterloo, Canada)
15:30 Sorting out the Multi-step Degradation Mechanism of Carbonates-Based Electrolyte in Li-based
○J-M. Tarascon, G. Gachot, M. Armand, S. Grugeon, S. Pilard, S. Laruelle, P. Guenot, R. Debryvere
and D. Gonbeau (Universite de Picardie Jules Verne, France)
16:00 Thermal Studies of Methyl Difluoroacetate as a Novel Candidate for Electrolyte Solvent of Lithium
○J. Yamaki, T. Doi and S. Okada (IMCE)
16:30 Closing Remarks and Yamaki Lab Tour
J. Yamaki (IMCE)

Chikushi Campus is located right in front of Onojo Sta.(Rapid train station) of Japan Railways(JR).
Approximately 10 to 15 minutes from Hakata Sta. by Kagoshima Main Line of JR

Contact us
Jun-ichi YAMAKI, Institute for Materials Chemistry and Engineering, Kyushu University
6-1 Kasuga-koen, Kasuga, Fukuoka, 816-8580 Japan
E-mail:, TEL&FAX 092-583-7790