Accession Number : ADD013795

Title :   Lithium Electrochemical Cell Containing Diethylcarbonate as an Electrolyte Solvent Additive.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application, Filed 6 Jul 88,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Plichta, Edward J ; Slane, Steven M

Report Date : 06 Jul 1988

Pagination or Media Count : 10

Abstract : The general object of this invention is to provide an improved lithium electrochemical cell including Lithium and Cobalt Oxide as the cathode active material. Other light metals or composites may be applicable as the anode such as sodium, potassium and aluminum, or any conductively doped polymeric material or similar compound. Moreover, the positive electrode or cathode, may be any oxide, sulfide or combinations of titanium, vanadium, chromium, manganese, iron, cobalt, nickel, copper, zinc, zirconium, niobium, molybdenum, hafnium, tantalum, or tungsten or any conductively doped polymeric material or similar compound. (jes)

Descriptors :   *ELECTROCHEMISTRY, *ELECTROLYTES, *ELECTROLYTIC CELLS, *CARBONATES, ADDITIVES, ALUMINUM, CATHODES, CELLS, CHROMIUM, COBALT, COPPER, ELECTRODES, HAFNIUM, IRON, LIGHTWEIGHT, LITHIUM, MANGANESE, MATERIALS, METALS, MOLYBDENUM, NICKEL, NIOBIUM, OXIDES, POTASSIUM, SODIUM, SOLVENTS, TANTALUM, TITANIUM, TUNGSTEN, VANADIUM, ZINC, ZIRCONIUM

Subject Categories : Electrochemical Energy Storage

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE