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Title: Semi-solid electrodes having high rate capability

Embodiments described herein relate generally to electrochemical cells having high rate capability, and more particularly to devices, systems and methods of producing high capacity and high rate capability batteries having relatively thick semi-solid electrodes. In some embodiments, an electrochemical cell includes an anode, a semi-solid cathode that includes a suspension of an active material and a conductive material in a liquid electrolyte, and an ion permeable membrane disposed between the anode and the cathode. The semi-solid cathode has a thickness in the range of about 250 .mu.m-2,500 .mu.m, and the electrochemical cell has an area specific capacity of at least 5 mAh/cm.sup.2 at a C-rate of C/2.
Inventors:
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Issue Date:
OSTI Identifier:
1225535
Assignee:
24M Technologies, Inc. ARPA-E
Patent Number(s):
9,184,464
Application Number:
14/597,869
Contract Number:
AR0000102
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2015 Jan 15
Research Org:
24M Technologies, Inc., Cambridge, MA (United States)
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
30 DIRECT ENERGY CONVERSION

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