Accession Number : ADD005769

Title :   Molybdenum Chloride-Tetrachloroaluminate Thermal Battery.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Nardi,John C ; Hussey,Charles L ; Erbacher,John K ; King,Lowell A ; Fannin,Armand A , Jr

Report Date : 26 Sep 1978

Pagination or Media Count : 12

Abstract : This patent describes a thermally activated reserve battery operable within a temperature range of about 165 to 250 C and composed of a lithium-aluminum alloy anode, a molybdenum pentachloride cathode and a separating electrolyte composed of sodium tetrachloroaluminate. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patents, Thermal batteries, Anodes, Lithium alloys, Aluminum alloys, Cathodes, Molybdenum compounds, Chlorides, Electrolytes, Sodium compounds, Aluminates

Subject Categories : Electrochemical Energy Storage

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE