Accession Number : ADD009229

Title :   Lithiumthionyl Chloride Battery with Niobium Pentachloride Electrolyte.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Shipman,William H ; McCartney,Joseph F

Report Date : 22 Dec 1981

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : A lithium, thionyl chloride battery is provided with an electrolyte which makes it safe under a reverse voltage condition. The electrolyte is niobium pentachloride which is dissolved in the thionyl chloride. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Electric batteries, *Lithium chloride, *Thionyl chloride, Inventions, Electrochemistry, Electrolytes, Niobium compounds, Reversible, Chemical reactions, Chlorides, Voltage, Cathodes, Sulfur oxides, Sulfonyl radicals

Subject Categories : Physical Chemistry
      Electrochemical Energy Storage

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE