Accession Number:

ADD002232

Title:

Lithium-Chlorine Battery Design.

Descriptive Note:

Patent,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1975-09-30

Pagination or Media Count:

6.0

Abstract:

The patent comprises a lithium-chlorine fuel cell having a porous graphite cathode through which gaseous chlorine is diffused into an electrolyte containing reaction chamber, and a molten lithium-wettable metallic fiberous matrix anode which is capable of delivering molten lithium to said reaction chamber. It is an object of this invention to provide a fuel cell which is especially adaptable to military and outer-space applications.

Subject Categories:

  • Electric Power Production and Distribution

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE