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Title: Battery structures, self-organizing structures and related methods

Abstract

An energy storage device includes a first electrode comprising a first material and a second electrode comprising a second material, at least a portion of the first and second materials forming an interpenetrating network when dispersed in an electrolyte, the electrolyte, the first material and the second material are selected so that the first and second materials exert a repelling force on each other when combined. An electrochemical device, includes a first electrode in electrical communication with a first current collector; a second electrode in electrical communication with a second current collector; and an ionically conductive medium in ionic contact with said first and second electrodes, wherein at least a portion of the first and second electrodes form an interpenetrating network and wherein at least one of the first and second electrodes comprises an electrode structure providing two or more pathways to its current collector.

Inventors:
 [1];  [2];  [3];  [4];  [5];  [6]
  1. Framingham, MA
  2. Virginia Beach, VA
  3. Marlborough, MA
  4. Belmont, MA
  5. Somerville, MA
  6. Burlington, MA
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
A123 Systems, Inc. (Watertown, MA); Massachusetts Inst. of Technology (MIT), Cambridge, MA (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1013630
Patent Number(s):
7,579,112
Application Number:
10/206,662
Assignee:
A123 Systems, Inc. (Watertown, MA); Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Cambridge, MA)
DOE Contract Number:  
FG02-87ER45307
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
25 ENERGY STORAGE

Citation Formats

Chiang, Yet Ming, Moorehead, William Douglas, Gozdz, Antoni S, Holman, Richard K, Loxley, Andrew, Riley, Jr., Gilbert N., and Viola, Michael S. Battery structures, self-organizing structures and related methods. United States: N. p., 2009. Web.
Chiang, Yet Ming, Moorehead, William Douglas, Gozdz, Antoni S, Holman, Richard K, Loxley, Andrew, Riley, Jr., Gilbert N., & Viola, Michael S. Battery structures, self-organizing structures and related methods. United States.
Chiang, Yet Ming, Moorehead, William Douglas, Gozdz, Antoni S, Holman, Richard K, Loxley, Andrew, Riley, Jr., Gilbert N., and Viola, Michael S. 2009. "Battery structures, self-organizing structures and related methods". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1013630.
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