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Title: Fundamental understanding and rational design of high energy structural microbatteries

We present that microbatteries play a critical role in determining the lifetime of downsized sensors, wearable devices, medical applications, and animal acoustic telemetry transmitters among others. More often, structural batteries are required from the perspective of aesthetics and space utilization, which is however rarely explored. Herein, we discuss the fundamental issues associated with the rational design of practically usable high energy microbatteries. The tubular shape of the cell further allows the flexible integration of microelectronics. A functioning acoustic micro-transmitter continuously powered by this tubular battery has been successfully demonstrated. Finally, multiple design features adopted to accommodate large mechanical stress during the rolling process are discussed providing new insights in designing the structural microbatteries for emerging technologies.
Authors:
 [1] ;  [1] ;  [1] ;  [1] ;  [1] ;  [1] ;  [1] ;  [2]
  1. Pacific Northwest National Lab. (PNNL), Richland, WA (United States). Energy and Environment Directorate
  2. Pacific Northwest National Lab. (PNNL), Richland, WA (United States). Energy and Environment Directorate; University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR (United States). Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry
Publication Date:
Report Number(s):
PNNL-SA-129983
Journal ID: ISSN 2211-2855; PII: S2211285517307334; TRN: US1800441
Grant/Contract Number:
AC05-76RL01830
Type:
Accepted Manuscript
Journal Name:
Nano Energy
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 43; Journal ID: ISSN 2211-2855
Publisher:
Elsevier
Research Org:
Pacific Northwest National Lab. (PNNL), Richland, WA (United States)
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE), Water Power Technologies Office (EE-4WP)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
36 MATERIALS SCIENCE; 25 ENERGY STORAGE; Tube-shape; Lithium batteries; Microbatteries
OSTI Identifier:
1413508

Wang, Yuxing, Li, Qiuyan, Cartmell, Samuel, Li, Huidong, Mendoza, Sarah, Zhang, Ji-Guang, Deng, Zhiqun Daniel, and Xiao, Jie. Fundamental understanding and rational design of high energy structural microbatteries. United States: N. p., Web. doi:10.1016/J.NANOEN.2017.11.046.
Wang, Yuxing, Li, Qiuyan, Cartmell, Samuel, Li, Huidong, Mendoza, Sarah, Zhang, Ji-Guang, Deng, Zhiqun Daniel, & Xiao, Jie. Fundamental understanding and rational design of high energy structural microbatteries. United States. doi:10.1016/J.NANOEN.2017.11.046.
Wang, Yuxing, Li, Qiuyan, Cartmell, Samuel, Li, Huidong, Mendoza, Sarah, Zhang, Ji-Guang, Deng, Zhiqun Daniel, and Xiao, Jie. 2017. "Fundamental understanding and rational design of high energy structural microbatteries". United States. doi:10.1016/J.NANOEN.2017.11.046. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1413508.
@article{osti_1413508,
title = {Fundamental understanding and rational design of high energy structural microbatteries},
author = {Wang, Yuxing and Li, Qiuyan and Cartmell, Samuel and Li, Huidong and Mendoza, Sarah and Zhang, Ji-Guang and Deng, Zhiqun Daniel and Xiao, Jie},
abstractNote = {We present that microbatteries play a critical role in determining the lifetime of downsized sensors, wearable devices, medical applications, and animal acoustic telemetry transmitters among others. More often, structural batteries are required from the perspective of aesthetics and space utilization, which is however rarely explored. Herein, we discuss the fundamental issues associated with the rational design of practically usable high energy microbatteries. The tubular shape of the cell further allows the flexible integration of microelectronics. A functioning acoustic micro-transmitter continuously powered by this tubular battery has been successfully demonstrated. Finally, multiple design features adopted to accommodate large mechanical stress during the rolling process are discussed providing new insights in designing the structural microbatteries for emerging technologies.},
doi = {10.1016/J.NANOEN.2017.11.046},
journal = {Nano Energy},
number = ,
volume = 43,
place = {United States},
year = {2017},
month = {11}
}