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Title: Sodium sulfur container with chromium/chromium oxide coating

Abstract

A coating of chromium/chromium oxide is disclosed for coating the surfaces of electrically conducting components of a sodium sulfur battery. This chromium/chromium oxide coating is placed on the surfaces of the electrically conducting components of the battery which are in contact with molten polysulfide and sulfur reactants during battery operation.

Inventors:
 [1];  [2]
  1. Irvine, CA
  2. Santa Ana, CA
Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Ford Aerospace and Communications Corporation, Aeronutronic Division, Newport Beach, CA
OSTI Identifier:
863790
Patent Number(s):
4248943
Assignee:
Ford Motor Company (Dearborn, MI)
Patent Classifications (CPCs):
H - ELECTRICITY H01 - BASIC ELECTRIC ELEMENTS H01M - PROCESSES OR MEANS, e.g. BATTERIES, FOR THE DIRECT CONVERSION OF CHEMICAL ENERGY INTO ELECTRICAL ENERGY
Y - NEW / CROSS SECTIONAL TECHNOLOGIES Y02 - TECHNOLOGIES OR APPLICATIONS FOR MITIGATION OR ADAPTATION AGAINST CLIMATE CHANGE Y02E - REDUCTION OF GREENHOUSE GAS [GHG] EMISSIONS, RELATED TO ENERGY GENERATION, TRANSMISSION OR DISTRIBUTION
DOE Contract Number:  
AM02-79CH10012
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
sodium; sulfur; container; chromium; oxide; coating; disclosed; surfaces; electrically; conducting; components; battery; placed; contact; molten; polysulfide; reactants; operation; oxide coating; electrically conducting; sulfur battery; sodium sulfur; chromium oxide; battery operation; /429/

Citation Formats

Ludwig, Frank A, and Higley, Lin R. Sodium sulfur container with chromium/chromium oxide coating. United States: N. p., 1981. Web.
Ludwig, Frank A, & Higley, Lin R. Sodium sulfur container with chromium/chromium oxide coating. United States.
Ludwig, Frank A, and Higley, Lin R. Thu . "Sodium sulfur container with chromium/chromium oxide coating". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/863790.
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title = {Sodium sulfur container with chromium/chromium oxide coating},
author = {Ludwig, Frank A and Higley, Lin R},
abstractNote = {A coating of chromium/chromium oxide is disclosed for coating the surfaces of electrically conducting components of a sodium sulfur battery. This chromium/chromium oxide coating is placed on the surfaces of the electrically conducting components of the battery which are in contact with molten polysulfide and sulfur reactants during battery operation.},
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journal = {},
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place = {United States},
year = {1981},
month = {1}
}

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