Accession Number : ADD001235

Title :   Fuel Cell Using Lithium-Aluminum Alloy Anode and Aqueous Electrolyte.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Urbach,Herman B ; Icenhower,David E ; Cervi,Mark C ; Bower,Robert J

Report Date : 25 Jun 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 13

Abstract : The patent application concerns an electrochemical fuel cell exhibiting high specific power and specific energy in combination which comprises an aluminum-lithium alloy anode with an aqueous electrolyte. The electrolyte may be the readily available seawater circulated through the cell at a predetermined flowrate to obtain maximum controlled electrical energy output.

Descriptors :   *Fuel cells, *Anodes, Patents, Lithium alloys, Aluminum alloys, Sea water

Subject Categories : Electric Power Production and Distribution

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE