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Images of particles made from a promising battery cathode material called NMC

High temperature metal-air batteries based on oxide ion transport

2018
Precourt Institute for Energy

PI: William C. Chueh, Materials Science & Engineering

 

This research is aimed at obtaining a battery with high energy density and low cost for transportation. The team will focus on the use of a high temperature, solid oxide fuel cell-type framework with liquid metal as the anode and oxygen ions as the charge carrier, rather than metal cations.