Accession Number:

ADA050342

Title:

High Energy-Density Electrodes for Alkali-Metal Battery Systems

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 1 Apr-31 Jul 1977

Corporate Author:

PENNSYLVANIA UNIV PHILADELPHIA DEPT OF METALLURGY AND MATERIALS SCIENCE

Report Date:

1977-11-29

Pagination or Media Count:

27.0

Abstract:

One major impediment in the development of new alkali-metal battery systems with high energy density is the lack of suitable electrode materials. Dichalcogenides of the Group IV and V transition metals intercalated with lithium or sodium offer exciting possibilities as novel high energy-density electrodes.

Subject Categories:

  • Electrochemical Energy Storage

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE