Accession Number : AD0862540

Title :   Influence of Membrane Transport Characteristics on Electrolyte Concentration and Consequent Plate Performance.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. Sep 67-Aug 68,

Corporate Author : GENERAL MOTORS CORP ANDERSON IN DELCO-REMY DIV

Personal Author(s) : Shaw, Manny

Report Date : 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 66

Abstract : Charge and discharge characteristics of silver, cadmium, and zinc plates have been investigated in KOH as a function of temperature, current density, and electrolyte concentration. The results were correlated with previous measurements of electrolyte transport in order to determine the effect of design and operational performance on battery characteristics. (Author)

Descriptors :   *ELECTRODES), (*ALKALINE BATTERIES, SILVER, ZINC, CADMIUM, ELECTROLYTES, COLD WEATHER TESTS.

Subject Categories : Electrochemical Energy Storage

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE