Accession Number : ADD013907

Title :   Improved Magnesium/Manganese Dioxide Electrochemical Cell.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application, Filed 10 Nov 88,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Jarvis, Louis P ; Brundage, Michael T ; Atwater, Terrill B

Report Date : 10 Nov 1988

Pagination or Media Count : 9

Abstract : A magnesium/manganese dioxide electrochemical cell that has been stored following partial usage is improved by increasing the cathode moisture content at the time of making the cell to reduce the self discharge and increase the operating capacity after the cell has been stored following partial usage. Patent applications. (MGM)

Descriptors :   *PATENT APPLICATIONS, *MANGANESE OXIDES, *MAGNESIUM, *ELECTROCHEMISTRY, CATHODES, MOISTURE CONTENT

Subject Categories : Electrochemical Energy Storage

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE