Accession Number : AD0164411

Title :   Lithium Battery Electrolyte Additive and Method of Improving Discharge Rate.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Butler,James N. ; Cogley,David R.

Report Date : 13 FEB 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : The patent describes a method for improving the discharge rate of lithium batteries by adding a small amount of a hexamethyl phosphoramide additive to the lithium perchlorate-propylene carbonate electrolyte of the battery.

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Nonaqueous electrolytes, Rates, Additives, Alkaline batteries, Anodes(Electrolytic cell), Lithium, Storage batteries, Discharge, Amides, Organic phosphorus compounds, Carbonates

Subject Categories : Electrochemical Energy Storage

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE