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429300000 The electrolyte is gelled 88
20090269673Process for the preparation of compounds containing perfluoroalkanesulfonic acid groups - The invention relates to a method for producing perfluoroalkanesulfonic acid esters and for further transforming the same into the salts thereof. The invention also relates to the use of the produced compounds in electrolytes, batteries, capacitors, supercapacitors, and galvanic cells.10-29-2009
20120301793SOLID ELECTROLYTE AND ELECTROCHEMICAL ELEMENT - The present invention provides: a solid electrolyte which is made of a material having high biocompatibility and which is capable of conducting a large electric current while performing a rectifying function; and an electrochemical element employing the same.11-29-2012
20100239916NON-AQUEOUS ELECTROLYTE AND A BATTERY, A SUPERCAPACITOR, AN ELECTROCHROMIC DEVICE AND A SOLAR CELL INCLUDING SUCH AN ELECTROLYTE - A non-aqueous electrolyte including at least one ionically conducting salt, especially a lithium salt, a non-aqueous, anhydrous solvent for the ionically conductive salt, and at least one oxide in a particulate form, said oxide being selected such that it is not soluble in said solvent and such that it is water-free. The electrolyte can be used in a primary or secondary lithium battery, in a supercapacitor, in an electro-chromic display or in a solar cell.09-23-2010
20110143210MERCURY-FREE ALKALINE DRY BATTERY - The present invention provides a mercury-free alkaline dry battery which is improved in discharge characteristic at low cost. The mercury-free alkaline dry battery includes: a positive electrode; a negative electrode; and a separator, wherein a negative electrode active material contains short fibrous zinc particles, and each of the short fibrous zinc particles has a length of 1 mm to 50 mm, both inclusive, a major diameter of 2 μm to 1 mm, both inclusive, and a specific surface area of 50 cm06-16-2011
20110206993COMPOSITE ELECTRODE FOR ELECTRICITY STORAGE DEVICE, METHOD FOR PRODUCING THE SAME AND ELECTRICITY STORAGE DEVICE - A composite electrode for an electricity storage device of the present invention includes: a substrate; a whisker or a fiber which is made of at least one of a metal and a metal compound and is formed on the substrate; and a coating layer which contains an active material and is formed on at least a part of a surface of the whisker or the fiber.08-25-2011
20110217596NONAQUEOUS ELECTROLYTE BATTERY - A nonaqueous electrolyte battery includes: a positive electrode having a positive electrode active material layer that includes a positive electrode active material, a binder, and a compound having a pyrrolidone skeleton; a negative electrode having a negative electrode active material layer; a nonaqueous electrolyte that includes a solvent and an electrolyte salt; and a polyacid and/or a polyacid compound contained inside the battery.09-08-2011
20080318133BATTERY ELECTRODE - A battery electrode, includes: a collector; and an active material layer formed on a surface of the collector and including: an active material, and a conductive additive having a bulk density which is gradually decreased in a direction from a collector side of the active material layer to a surface side of the active material layer.12-25-2008
20120141878ELECTROLYTE SOLUTION AND LITHIUM ION SECONDARY BATTERY USING THE SAME - The present invention provides an electrolyte solution and a lithium ion secondary battery which maintain for a long period high battery characteristics represented by the discharge capacity retention rate after the charge/discharge cycle, and simultaneously achieve also the high safety represented by the flame retardation. The present invention provides an electrolyte solution containing a nonaqueous solvent, an electrolyte, a specific compound having a perfluoroalkyl group in the molecule, and an additive having a fluorine atom and/or a phosphorus atom in the molecule.06-07-2012
20080226989Electrolytic salts for lithium batteries - Orthoborate salts suitable for use as electrolytes in lithium batteries and methods for making the electrolyte salts are provided. The electrolytic salts have one of the formulae (I). In this formula anionic orthoborate groups are capped with two bidentate chelating groups, Y09-18-2008
20100129721Electrolyte formulations for wide temperature lithium ion batteries - A non-aqueous rechargeable electrochemical cell includes an electrolyte composition produced through the dissolution of a thermally stable lithium salt in a lactone solvent. The resulting cell has stable performance in a wide temperature range between −40° C. and 80° C. The resulting cell operates across this wide temperature range with a commercially acceptable capacity retention, power loss characteristics, and safety characteristics across this temperature range.05-27-2010
20100304220GEL POLYMER LI-ION BATTERY AND PRODUCING METHOD THEREOF - The invention relates to a composite gel polymer Li-ion battery and its producing method. The Li-ion battery cell includes a three-layer composite layer of positive electrode current collector, positive electrode active material and gel polymer electrolyte obtained by a two-layer one-step coating process; a two-layer composite layer of negative electrode current collector and negative electrode active material obtained by a single-layer coating process or a negative electrode two-layer composite layer coated with a little polyurethane adhesive(s) on the surface. The gel polymer Li-ion battery cell is obtained by laminating the resultant two composite layers. Its producing method includes: A) coating directly the composite positive electrode current collector film which has a bottom layer of polyester and a surface layer of metal (aluminum, copper, silver or gold) foil with a positive electrode active material and a gel polymer electrolyte by a two-layer one-step coating process; B) coating the composite negative electrode current collector film which has a bottom layer of polyester and a surface layer of metal (aluminum, copper, silver or gold) foil with a Li battery negative electrode active material; C) laminating A and B layers, heating and curing, leading out electrode lugs, and thereby obtaining gel polymer Li-ion battery cells; D) vacuum-packing the battery cells, and thereby obtaining a gel polymer Li-ion battery. The gel polymer Li-ion battery cell has a small thickness and a compact structure, and is laminated closely and easy for preparation and industrial automatic production. And a plurality of groups of cells can be laminated and cut to a desirable geometrical shape, so as to obtain a Li battery pack in a desired shape. The Li battery prepared by the method has a uniform structure, a low internal resistance, a high uniformity, a good unity, and a high safety.12-02-2010
20100304221GEL POLYMER LI-ION BATTERY ELECTRODE SLICE AND PREPARING METHOD THEREOF - The present invention relates to a gel polymer Li-ion battery electrode slice and a method for preparing the same. The electrode slice comprises a two-layer composite structure of electrode active material/gel electrolyte or a three-layer composite structure of electrode active material/gel electrolyte/electrode active material. The method includes preparation and filtration of gel polymer Li-ion battery electrode slurry and gel polymer electrolyte slurry and a multi-layer one-step coating process, and includes the following steps: a) grinding an electrode active material, and adding an adhesive, a surfactant, a dispersant thereto to obtain a raw slurry of the electrode active material; b) filtering the raw slurry of the electrode active material to obtain a uniform, fine precoating slurry; c) dispersing a monomer, a curing agent of the gel electrolyte and a polymer Li battery electrolyte into a solvent, and filtering the resultant dispersion to obtain a precoating gel electrolyte slurry; and d) coating directly the precoating slurries obtained in steps b) and c) on a composite film of current collector and polyester by a multi-layer one-step coating process to obtain a battery electrode slice of a two-layer composite structure of electrode active material/gel electrolyte or of a three-layer composite structure of electrode active material/gel electrolyte/electrode active material.12-02-2010
20110052998SULFUR-CARBON NANOCOMPOSITES AND THEIR APPLICATION AS CATHODE MATERIALS IN LITHIUM-SULFUR BATTERIES - The invention is directed in a first aspect to a sulfur-carbon composite material comprising: (i) a bimodal porous carbon component containing therein a first mode of pores which are mesopores, and a second mode of pores which are micropores; and (ii) elemental sulfur contained in at least a portion of said micropores. The invention is also directed to the aforesaid sulfur-carbon composite as a layer on a current collector material; a lithium ion battery containing the sulfur-carbon composite in a cathode therein; as well as a method for preparing the sulfur-composite material.03-03-2011
20090202916NON-AQUEOUS ELECTROLYTE BATTERY AND METHOD FOR MANUFACTURING THE SAME - A non-aqueous electrolyte battery includes a positive electrode, a negative electrode and a gel non-aqueous electrolyte, wherein at least one of the positive electrode and the negative electrode has an active material layer containing an ambient temperature molten salt and polyvinylidene fluoride; the ambient temperature molten salt and the polyvinylidene fluoride are complexed; the non-aqueous electrolyte contains one or more kinds of a non-aqueous solvent having a relative dielectric constant of 20 or more; and the content of the solvent having a relative dielectric constant of 20 or more in the non-aqueous electrolyte is 60% by mass or more relative to the whole of the non-aqueous solvent.08-13-2009
20110151334MERCURY-FREE ALKALINE DRY BATTERY - The present invention provides a mercury-free alkaline dry battery in which a utilization ratio of zinc as a negative electrode active material is increased to improve a discharge characteristic, the mercury-free alkaline dry battery including: a positive electrode; a negative electrode; and a separator, wherein almond-shaped zinc particles 06-23-2011
20120009480ELECTROLYTE SOLUTION FOR LITHIUM ION SECONDARY BATTERY, LITHIUM ION SECONDARY BATTERY, FLUOROALKANE DERIVATIVE AND GELLING AGENT - The electrolyte solution for a lithium ion secondary battery according to the present invention contains a nonaqueous solvent, a lithium salt and a compound represented by the general formula (Z) shown below. Thereby, a lithium ion secondary battery having high battery characteristics and simultaneously achieving a high safety as well can be provided.01-12-2012
20120164539Surface -controlled lithium ion-exchanging energy storage device - A surface-controlled, lithium ion-exchanging battery device comprising: (a) A positive electrode (cathode) comprising a first functional material having a first lithium-capturing or lithium-storing surface; (b) A negative electrode (anode) comprising a second functional material having a second lithium-capturing or lithium-storing surface; (c) A porous separator disposed between the two electrodes, and (d) A lithium-containing electrolyte (preferably liquid or gel electrolyte) in physical contact with the two electrodes; wherein at least one of the two electrodes contains therein a lithium source (e.g., lithium foil, lithium powder, stabilized lithium particles, etc) prior to the first charge or the first discharge cycle of the battery device. This new generation of energy storage device exhibits the best properties of both the lithium ion battery and the supercapacitor.06-28-2012
20110183212LITHIUM ION POLYMER BATTERY - The lithium ion polymer battery includes a positive electrode plate formed with a positive electrode mixture layer having a lithium composite oxide as a positive electrode active material, a negative electrode plate, a separator, and a gel nonaqueous electrolyte, the positive electrode active material having an average particle diameter of 4.5 to 15.5 μm and a specific surface area of 0.13 to 0.80 m07-28-2011
20120135313ELECTROLYTE INCLUDING SILANE FOR USE IN ELECTROCHEMICAL DEVICES - The electrolyte includes one or more salts and a silane. The silane has a silicon linked to one or more first substituents that each include a poly(alkylene oxide) moiety or a cyclic carbonate moiety. The silane can be linked to four of the first substituents. Alternately, the silane can be linked to the one or more first substituents and one or more second substituents that each exclude both a poly(alkylene oxide) moiety and a cyclic carbonate moiety.05-31-2012
20120171574Partially and fully surface-enabled metal ion-exchanging energy storage devices - A surface-enabled, metal ion-exchanging battery device comprising a cathode, an anode, a porous separator, and a metal ion-containing electrolyte, wherein the metal ion is selected from (A) non-Li alkali metals; (B) alkaline-earth metals; (C) transition metals; (D) other metals such as aluminum (Al); or (E) a combination thereof; and wherein at least one of the electrodes contains therein a metal ion source prior to the first charge or discharge cycle of the device and at least the cathode comprises a functional material or nano-structured material having a metal ion-capturing functional group or metal ion-storing surface in direct contact with said electrolyte, and wherein the operation of the battery device does not involve the introduction of oxygen from outside the device and does not involve the formation of a metal oxide, metal sulfide, metal selenide, metal telluride, metal hydroxide, or metal-halogen compound. This energy storage device has a power density significantly higher than that of a lithium-ion battery and an energy density dramatically higher than that of a supercapacitor.07-05-2012
20090061323Non-Aqueous Electrochemical Cells - Electrochemical cells are disclosed. In some embodiments, an electrochemical cell includes an electrolyte that contains a bis(oxalato)borate salt.03-05-2009
20120082900GALVANIC CELL HAVING A LITHIUM METAL OR AN ALLOY COMPRISING A LITHIUM METAL AS ANODE MATERIAL AND AN ELECTROLYTE HAVING LITHIUM...COMPLEX SALT - A galvanic cell having a lithium metal or an alloy comprising a lithium metal as anode material, having an electrolyte comprising lithium bis(oxalate)borate and at least one other lithium complex salt in an aprotic solvent or solvent mixture, in the ratio of lithium complex salt in the conducting salt equals 0.01 to 20 mol %.04-05-2012
20120321962POLYMER SECONDARY BATTERY AND METHOD FOR MANUFACTURING THE SAME - There is provided a polymer secondary battery using silicon and silicon oxide as a negative electrode active material that shows a high capacity retention rate also when a charge and discharge cycle is repeated. A polymer secondary battery including a positive electrode, a negative electrode, a separator interposed between the positive electrode and the negative electrode, and a polymer-containing gel electrolyte, wherein the negative electrode includes silicon and silicon oxide as a negative electrode active material, and the polymer-containing gel electrolyte is present in voids formed by fine division of particles of the negative electrode active material.12-20-2012
20110217597NONAQUEOUS ELECTROLYTE BATTERY - A nonaqueous electrolyte battery is provided and includes a positive electrode having a positive electrode active material layer containing a positive electrode active material formed on at least one surface of a positive electrode collector, a negative electrode having a negative electrode active material layer containing a negative electrode active material formed on at least one surface of a negative electrode collector, a separator provided between the positive electrode and the negative electrode, and an electrolyte. A coating film in a gel form containing an amorphous polyacid and/or polyacid compound containing one or more kinds of a polyelement is formed on the surface of at least a part of the negative electrode. Also, at least one of the polyacid and the polyacid compound contains a polyatom ion with a valence of 6 and a polyatom ion with a valence of less than 6.09-08-2011
20120021296NONAQUEOUS ELECTROLYTE BATTERY AND NONAQUEOUS ELECTROLYTE - A nonaqueous electrolyte battery includes: a positive electrode; a negative electrode; and a nonaqueous electrolyte, wherein the nonaqueous electrolyte contains a solvent, an electrolyte salt, and a polyacid and/or a polyacid compound, and the solvent contains a chain carboxylate with a total carbon number of 4 or more.01-26-2012
20120028127APPARATUS AND ASSOCIATED METHODS - An electrode comprises graphene, titanium dioxide and a binder, the binder configured to facilitate the binding together of the graphene and titanium dioxide to form the electrode.02-02-2012
20120034528High energy density electrical energy storage devices - High electrical energy density storage devices are disclosed. The devices include electrochemical capacitors, electrolytic capacitors, hybrid electrochemical-electrolytic capacitors and secondary batteries. Advantageously, the energy storage devices may employ core-shell protonated perovskite submicron or nano particles in composite films that have one or more shell coatings on a protonated perovskite core particle, proton bearing and proton conductive. The shells may be formed of proton barrier materials as well as of electrochemically active materials in various configurations.02-09-2012
429301000 Carbohydrate or derivative containing (e.g., starch, cellulose, etc.) 2
20110281172ORGANIC/INORGANIC COMPOSITE POROUS FILM AND ELECTROCHEMICAL DEVICE PREPARED THEREBY - Disclosed is an organic/inorganic composite porous film comprising: (a) inorganic particles; and (b) a binder polymer coating layer formed partially or totally on surfaces of the inorganic particles, wherein the inorganic particles are interconnected among themselves and are fixed by the binder polymer, and interstitial volumes among the inorganic particles form a micropore structure. A method for manufacturing the same film and an electrochemical device including the same film are also disclosed. An electrochemical device comprising the organic/inorganic composite porous film shows improved safety and quality.11-17-2011
20120171575ENERGY CHARGE STORAGE DEVICE USING A PRINTABLE POLYELECTROLYTE AS ELECTROLYTE MATERIAL - An energy charge storage device, particularly from the group consisting of super capacitor, a hybrid electrochemica capacitor, a metal hydride battery and a fuel cell, comprising a first and second electrode and an electrolyte wherein the electrolyte comprises a printable polyelectrolyte e.g. polystyrene sulfonic acid (PSSH). The present invention also refers to methods of obtaining such energy storage device.07-05-2012
429302000 Silicon containing 7
20110206994GEL POLYMER ELECTROLYTES FOR BATTERIES - Nanostructured gel polymer electrolytes that have both high ionic conductivity and high mechanical strength are disclosed. The electrolytes have at least two domains—one domain contains an ionically-conductive gel polymer and the other domain contains a rigid polymer that provides structure for the electrolyte. The domains are formed by block copolymers. The first block provides a polymer matrix that may or may not be conductive on by itself, but that can soak up a liquid electrolyte, thereby making a gel. An exemplary nanostructured gel polymer electrolyte has an ionic conductivity of at least 1×1008-25-2011
20110143211ELECTROCHEMICAL DEVICE - Disclosed is an electrochemical device comprising a pair of electrodes and provided therebetween, a gelled nonaqueous electrolyte composition containing an electrolyte and a gelling agent having two or more amide groups in the chemical structure.06-16-2011
20100330433FAST CURE GEL POLYMER ELECTROLYTES - Fast-cure gel polymer electrolytes are prepared by trapping an oligo(alkylene glycol)siloxane or silane in a three dimensional polymer matrix. An ion-conducting phase of the electrolyte contains a siloxane or silane compound and a lithium salt. Such siloxanes or silanes include a silicon or silicon oxide group having four or less substituents that is an oligo(alkylene glycol), or cyclic carbonate moiety.12-30-2010
20090317723Gel polymer electrolyte and electrochemical device comprising the same - Disclosed is a composition for a gel polymer electrolyte, the composition comprising: (i) a cyclic compound as a first crosslinking agent, the cyclic compound containing a cyclic group at the center thereof and having at least three double bonds at the end thereof; (ii) a linear or branched compound as a second crosslinking agent, the linear or branched compound containing an oxyalkylene group at the center thereof and having at least two (meth)acryl groups at the end thereof; (iii) an electrolyte solvent; (iv) an electrolyte salt; and (v) a polymerization initiator. Also, disclosed are a gel polymer electrolyte formed by polymerizing the composition for a gel polymer electrolyte, and an electrochemical device comprising the gel polymer electrolyte.12-24-2009
20120301794COMPOSITE GEL ELECTROLYTE FILM FOR SECONDARY BATTERY, AND SECONDARY BATTERY - The present invention provides a composite gel electrolyte film for a secondary battery which has improved ion conductivity and excellent ignition resistance and is insusceptible to discoloration. The present invention is a composite gel electrolyte film for a secondary battery comprising: a gel electrolyte for a secondary battery formed of an electrolyte retention film impregnated with a nonaqueous electrolyte; and a porous film formed of at least one resin selected from the group consisting of polyethylene, polypropylene, and polyimide, the electrolyte retention film containing a vinylidene fluoride copolymer resin that includes a vinylidene fluoride unit and a tetrafluoroethylene unit at a molar ratio of 55/45 to 95/5 and further includes 0 to 10 mol % of a hexafluoropropylene unit, the total of the vinylidene fluoride unit, the tetrafluoroethylene unit, and the hexafluoropropylene unit being 100 mol %.11-29-2012
20110159375CARBON MATERIALS COMPRISING AN ELECTROCHEMICAL MODIFIER - The present application is directed to carbon materials comprising an electrochemical modifier. The carbon materials find utility in any number of electrical devices, for example, in lead acid batteries. Methods for making the disclosed carbon materials are also disclosed.06-30-2011
20130136997NON-AQUEOUS ELECTROLYTE FOR LITHIUM SECONDARY BATTERY AND LITHIUM SECONDARY BATTERY COMPRISING THE SAME - Disclosed is a non-aqueous electrolyte for a lithium secondary battery and a lithium secondary battery comprising the same. The non-aqueous electrolyte including a lithium salt and an organic solvent may further include, as an additive, (a) halogenated alkyl silane and (b) any one of (b-1) succinic anhydride, (b-2) (meth)acrylic acid ester of pentaerythritol or dipentaerythritol, and (b-3) mixtures thereof. The non-aqueous electrolyte for a lithium secondary battery may improve the high-temperature storage performance and the cycling performance.05-30-2013
429303000 Organic polymer containing 52
20110195314METHOD OF PREPARING GEL POLYMER ELECTROLYTE SECONDARY BATTERY AND GEL POLYMER ELECTROLYTE SECONDARY BATTERY - Provided are a method of preparing a gel polymer electrolyte secondary battery, and a gel polymer electrolyte secondary battery prepared by the method. The gel polymer electrolyte secondary battery includes a cathode, an anode, a separator and a gel polymer electrolyte in a battery case. The method includes (S1) coating a polymerization initiator on a surface of at least one selected from a group consisting of a cathode, an anode, a separator of a non-woven fabric, and a battery case, the surface needed to be contacted with a gel polymer electrolyte; (S2) putting an electrode assembly including the cathode, the anode, the separator of a non-woven fabric into the battery case; and (S3) forming a gel polymer electrolyte by introducing a gel polymer electrolyte composition including an electrolyte solvent, an electrolyte salt and a polymer electrolyte monomer into the battery case, and polymerizing the monomer.08-11-2011
20100119950POLYMER ELECTROLYTE, LITHIUM BATTERY COMPRISING THE POLYMER ELECTROLYTE, METHOD OF PREPARING THE POLYMER ELECTROLYTE, AND METHOD OF PREPARING THE LITHIUM BATTERY - A polymer electrolyte including: a lithium salt; an organic solvent; a fluorine compound; and a polymer of a monomer represented by Formula 1 below.05-13-2010
20090123845Electrolyte purification method, electrolytes and generators thus obtained and use of same - Process for the purification of an ionic electrolyte comprising at least one alkali metal salt, the process having at least one stage in which particles of at least one calcium salt are brought into contact. The process makes it possible to obtain electrolytes characterized in particular by a particularly low water content. The corresponding electrochemical generators which incorporate the electrolyte as constituent component are characterized by a noteworthy stability and are particularly safe.05-14-2009
20090263723APROTIC POLYMER/MOLTEN SALT TERNARY MIXTURE SOLVENT, METHOD FOR THE PRODUCTION AND USE THEREOF IN ELECTROCHEMICAL SYSTEMS - The invention relates to an aprotic polymer/molten salt ternary mixture solvent and to a corresponding quaternary mixture additionally comprising an ionic conducting salt, which are prepared by mixing the constituents of the mixture. These mixtures are advantageously used in the preparation of electrochemical membranes, electrochemical systems and of electrochromic systems. The invention also relates to electrochemical and electrochromic systems obtained hereby that exhibit, in particular, excellent electrochemical properties at low temperatures.10-22-2009
20130164630SECONDARY BATTERY, BATTERY PACK, ELECTRIC VEHICLE, ELECTRIC POWER STORAGE SYSTEM, ELECTRIC POWER TOOL, AND ELECTRONIC APPARATUS - A secondary battery includes: a cathode; an anode; and a gel electrolyte. The gel electrolyte includes an electrolytic solution and a polymer compound. The electrolytic solution includes an unsaturated cyclic ester carbonate represented by the following Formula (1),06-27-2013
20120115037POLYMER GEL ELECTROLYTE AND POLYMER SECONDARY BATTERY USING SAME - The present invention provides a polymer gel electrolyte capable of inhibiting the cell expansion of a polymer secondary battery and improving the cycle characteristics and high-temperature storage characteristics of a polymer secondary battery. The present invention relates to a polymer gel electrolyte comprising an aprotic solvent; a supporting salt; a cyclic sulfonic acid ester which includes at least two sulfonyl groups; and a crosslinked polymer obtained by crosslinking a methacrylic acid ester polymer represented by general formula (1) below. In the general formula (1), n meets 180005-10-2012
20120237833MATERIAL CONSISTING OF COMPOSITE OXIDE PARTICLES, METHOD FOR PREPARING SAME, AND USE THEREOF AS ELECTRODE ACTIVE MATERIAL - A positive electrode material, having particles having a complex oxide OC1 core, an at least partial complex oxide OC2 coating, and an adhesive carbon surface deposit. The material is characterized in that the complex oxide OC1 is an oxide having a high energy density and in that the oxide OC2 is an oxide of a metal having a catalytic effect on the reaction of the carbon deposit, the oxide having good electronic conductivity. The presence of the OC2 layer facilitates the deposit of a carbon adhesive layer at the surface of the oxide particles, and improves the conductivity of the material when the latter is used as an electrode material. The electrode material can particularly be used in the manufacture of a lithium battery.09-20-2012
20110129738NONAQUEOUS ELECTROLYTE BATTERY - A nonaqueous electrolyte battery includes a positive electrode, a negative electrode and a nonaqueous electrolyte. The nonaqueous electrolyte contains a solvent, an electrolyte salt and an additive. Also, the additive includes an aromatic nitrile compound having two or more nitrogen atoms.06-02-2011
20110300450POLYURETHANE GEL ELECTROLYTES WITH IMPROVED CONDUCTANCE AND/OR SOLVENT RETENTION - Disclosed are gel electrolytes comprising a polymer, which is a cross-linked polyurethane prepared from a poly(alkyleneoxide) triol and a diisocyanate compound; a lithium salt; and a solvent, which is a carbonate solvent, a lactone solvent, or mixtures thereof.12-08-2011
20110287325METHOD FOR PREPARING AN ELECTROCHEMICAL CELL HAVING A GEL ELECTROLYTE - The invention relates to a method for manufacturing an electrochemical cell comprising an anode and a cathode separated by a separator and a gel electrolyte. The method comprises the steps of assembling the electrodes and the separator, and injecting a liquid electrolyte composition between the electrodes, the liquid electrolyte composition comprising a polymer, an aprotic liquid solvent and a lithium salt, wherein the polymer in the liquid electrolyte composition has functional groups capable of polymerizing via cationic polymerization, and the cell is submitted to an electrochemical cycling comprising a charging step and a discharging step.11-24-2011
20110206995THICKENING AGENT FOR ALKALINE BATTERY, AND ALKALINE BATTERY - Provided are a thickening agent for an alkaline battery, which can satisfactorily retain long-term discharge characteristics (discharge quantity and discharge time) and provide excellent impact resistance, and an alkaline battery used therewith. In the invention, the thickening agent for an alkaline battery comprises (A) a crosslinked polymer comprising, as essential constituent units, (a1) a water-soluble vinyl monomer and/or (a2) a vinyl monomer being converted into (a1) by hydrolysis, (b) a hydrolyzable crosslinking agent undergoing alkaline hydrolysis, and (c) a non-hydrolyzable crosslinking agent not undergoing alkaline hydrolysis, wherein (b) and (c) each has a content of 0.05% to 1% by weight based on the weight of (A), and satisfies Requirements (1) and (2) described below: Requirement (1): the weight ratio (b)/(c) between (b) and (c) is from 1.0 to 5.0; Requirement (2): a specific solution (S1) has a viscosity of 25 to 100 Pa·s at 25° C.08-25-2011
20110217598NONAQUEOUS ELECTROLYTE BATTERY AND NONAQUEOUS ELECTROLYTE - A nonaqueous electrolyte battery includes: a positive electrode; a negative electrode; a nonaqueous electrolyte that includes a solvent and an electrolyte salt, the solvent including a halogenated cyclic carbonate of the Formula (1) below, or at least one of unsaturated cyclic carbonates of the Formulae (2) and (3) below; and a polyacid and/or a polyacid compound contained in the battery,09-08-2011
20110262815LITHIUM POLYMER BATTERY - A lithium polymer battery includes a polymer electrolyte or a gel polymer electrolyte having a nonaqueous organic solvent, a lithium salt, an ion-conducting polymer and a fluorinated benzene; a positive electrode; and a negative electrode.10-27-2011
20100136435SECONDARY BATTERY AND MANUFACTURING METHOD OF THE SAME - Disclosed is a secondary battery including (i) a cathode; (ii) an anode; (iii) a separator; and (iv) a gel polymer electrolyte composition including an electrolyte solvent, an electrolyte salt, and a polymerizable monomer, wherein a polymerization initiator is coated or added on at least one battery device element in contact with the gel polymer electrolyte composition. Also, the secondary battery including a cathode, an anode, a separator, and a gel polymer electrolyte is manufactured by the steps of: coating or adding a polymerization initiator on/to at least one battery device element in contact with the gel polymer electrolyte; inserting the cathode, the anode, and the separator into a battery case; and forming the gel polymer electrolyte by injecting a gel polymer electrolyte composition including an electrolyte solvent, an electrolyte salt, and a polymerizable monomer into the battery case, and carrying out polymerization.06-03-2010
20080292969GEL ELECTROLYTE SECONDARY BATTERY - A gel electrolyte secondary battery includes a positive electrode, a negative electrode containing a binder-containing negative electrode mixture and a gel non-aqueous electrolyte, wherein the binder contains polyvinylidene fluoride and polyacrylonitrile or a styrene-butadiene rubber.11-27-2008
20090053610Polymer electrolyte and nonaqueous battery containing the same - A nonaqueous battery, such as a lithium ion battery, is formed from a polymer electrolyte comprising: a vinylidene fluoride copolymer comprises 90 to 97 wt. % of vinylidene fluoride monomer units and 3 to 10 wt. % of units of at least one monomer copolymerizable with the vinylidene fluoride monomer and has an inherent viscosity of 1.5 to 10 dl/g. The polymer electrolyte stably retains the nonaqueous electrolytic solution in a large amount and has excellent strength in this state.02-26-2009
20120196187Solvent for Electrolyte Solution, Electrolyte Solution, and Gel-like Electrolyte - The invention provides a solvent for an electrolyte solution, an electrolyte solution, and a gel-like electrolyte superior in oxidation resistance and flame resistance. A solvent for an electrolyte solution comprising at least one boric ester represented by the following formula (I), and a boric ester represented by the following formula (II): B(OR08-02-2012
20100239917ELECTROLYTE COMPRISING EUTECTIC MIXTURE AND SECONDARY BATTERY USING THE SAME - Disclosed is an electrolyte for a secondary battery, comprising an eutectic mixture consisting of: (a) am amide group-containing compound with at least one EDG introduced into the N-position thereof; and (b) an ionizable lithium salt. Also, provided are a secondary battery comprising such an electrolyte, and a method of adjusting an electrochemical stability window of an eutectic mixture consisting of an amide group-containing compound and a lithium salt by regulating electron donating properties of at least one substituent group introduced into the N-position of the amide group-containing compound.09-23-2010
20110014523ELECTROLYTE HAVING EUTECTIC MIXTURE AND ELECTROCHEMICAL DEVICE CONTAINING THE SAME - An electrolyte includes a eutectic mixture composed of (a) an alkoxy alkyl group-containing amide compound having a specific chemistry formula; and (b) an ionizable lithium salt. The eutectic mixture contained in the electrolyte has excellent high temperature stability as well as inherent characteristics of eutectic mixtures such as excellent thermal stability and excellent chemical stability, so it contributes to improvement of high temperature stability and decrease the lowest limit of a electrochemical window. Thus, the electrolyte may be usefully applied to electrochemical devices using various anode materials.01-20-2011
20090029263APROTIC POLYMER/MOLTEN SALT TERNARY MIXTURE SOLVENT, METHOD FOR THE PRODUCTION AND USE THEREOF IN ELECTROCHEMICAL SYSTEMS - The invention relates to an aprotic polymer/molten salt ternary mixture solvent and to a corresponding quaternary mixture additionally comprising an ionic conducting salt, which are prepared by mixing the constituents of the mixture. These mixtures are advantageously used in the preparation of electrochemical membranes, electrochemical systems and of electrochromic systems. The invention also relates to electrochemical and electrochromic systems obtained hereby that exhibit, in particular, excellent electrochemical properties at low temperatures.01-29-2009
20100112455SOLVENTS AND NOVEL ELECTROLYTIC COMPOSITIONS HAVING A LARGE RANGE OF STABILITY AND HIGH CONDUCTIVITY - The present invention is concerned with novel polar solvents and novel electrolytic compositions comprising such solvents, and having a high range of stability, as required for applications in the field of electrochemistry. The present solvents have a highly polar amide function, and preferably combine with a salt soluble in the solvent and having an anion with a delocalized charge, and at least one polymer, to form an electrolytic composition.05-06-2010
20110052999ELECTROLYTE HAVING EUTECTIC MIXTURE AND ELECTROCHEMICAL DEVICE CONTAINING THE SAME - An electrolyte includes an eutectic mixture composed of (a) a hetero cyclic compound having a predetermined chemistry figure, and (b) an ionizable lithium salt. An electrochemical device having the electrolyte. The eutectic mixture included in the electrolyte exhibits inherent characteristics of an eutectic mixture such as excellent thermal stability and excellent chemical stability, thereby improving the problems such as evaporation, ignition and side reaction of an electrolyte caused by the usage of existing organic solvents.03-03-2011
20110256456Gel Polymer Electrolyte Composition, Gel Polymer Electrolyte And Electrochemical Device Comprising The Same - A gel polymer electrolyte composition includes i) a compound acting as a monomer for forming gel polymer by polymerization and having at least two double bonds at an end thereof; ii) an electrolyte solvent containing carbonate and linear saturated ester; iii) an electrolyte salt; and iv) a polymerization initiator. A gel polymer electrolyte formed using the above composition has excellent mechanical strength and lithium ion conductivity. A secondary battery containing the gel polymer electrolyte has improved room/low temperature characteristics and rate capacity.10-20-2011
20100196763GELLING AGENT FOR BATTERIES - The present invention has its object to provide a gelling agent for a battery, which forms a paste gel in a short period of time on dissolution in an alkaline electrolyte. The gel has less bubbles and a high gel density.08-05-2010
20120301795NONAQUEOUS ELECTROLYTE SOLUTION, AND LITHIUM ION SECONDARY BATTERY HAVING THE SAME - The exemplary embodiment has an object to provide a nonaqueous electrolyte solution having a flame retardancy over a long period and having a good capacity maintenance rate. The exemplary embodiment is a nonaqueous electrolyte solution containing a lithium salt, at least one oxo-acid ester derivative of phosphorus selected from compounds represented by a predetermined formula, and at least one disulfonate ester selected from a cyclic disulfonate ester and a linear disulfonate ester represented by the predetermined formulae.11-29-2012
20110318645GEL ELECTROLYTE INCLUDING ADDITIVES FOR RECHARGEABLE LITHIUM BATTERY, AND RECHARGEABLE LITHIUM BATTERY INCLUDING SAME - A gel electrolyte for a rechargeable lithium battery includes a gel polymer including a repeating unit derived from a first monomer represented by A-L-E, a non-aqueous organic solvent, a lithium salt, and an additive. A rechargeable lithium battery includes the gel electrolyte. The additive includes a compound selected from compounds represented by12-29-2011
20120009481Room Temperature Crosslinkable Ion Conductive Polymer System - A room temperature crosslinkable polymer system comprising an anhydride containing polymer and an oxyalkylene amine and a polymer electrolyte derived therefrom are prepared and employed as ion conducting materials for batteries such as lithium ion battery, solar cells and electrochromic devices is disclosed.01-12-2012
20120015255GEL POLYMER ELECTROLYTE, LITHIUM BATTERY INCLUDING GEL POLYMER ELECTROLYTE, AND METHOD OF PREPARING GEL POLYMER ELECTROLYTE - A gel polymer electrolyte including: an organic solvent; a lithium salt that reacts with residual water contained in the organic solvent to produce at least one material selected from the group consisting of a protonic acid and a Lewis acid; and a polymer that is generated by polymerizing at least one monomer selected from the group consisting of monomers represented by Formulae 1 to 3 below:01-19-2012
20120058398PAN-PEO Gels with Improved Conductance and Solvent Retention - Disclosed are gel electrolytes comprising a polymer, which is polyacrylonitrile (PAN) and polyethylene oxide (PEO); a lithium salt; and a solvent, which is a carbonate solvent, a lactone solvent, or mixtures thereof.03-08-2012
20120115038GELLING AGENT FOR ELECTROLYTE SOLUTION FOR ALKALINE BATTERY - A gelling agent capable of turning an electrolyte solution for an alkaline battery into a gel, which is less likely to cause syneresis, is composed of particles of a carboxyl group-containing polymer, and a 0.1% by weight aqueous solution has a viscosity of at least 3,000 mPa·s at a pH of 7. The particles of a carboxyl group-containing polymer are normally obtainable by polymerizing a polymerizable material containing α,β-unsaturated carboxylic acids, for example, a polymerizable material containing α,β-unsaturated carboxylic acids and a compound having two or more ethylenically unsaturated groups as a cross-linking agent, in an inert solvent which dissolves the α,β-unsaturated carboxylic acids but does not dissolve particles of a carboxyl group-containing polymer. The above-mentioned viscosity is achieved by adjusting the balance among the concentration of the α,β-unsaturated carboxylic acids, the concentration of a cross-linking agent and a polymerization temperature during polymerization.05-10-2012
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20100092869LITHIUM ION BATTERY - To provide high energy density, good cycle properties and rate characteristics and long-term safety of a lithium ion battery containing at least an ionic liquid and a lithium salt. The above problems are solved by suppressing reduction and decomposition of the ionic liquid on an anode by using a graphite coated with an amorphous carbon or onto which an amorphous carbon is deposited as an anode active material.04-15-2010
20120315546LITHIUM ION BATTERY - To provide high energy density, good cycle properties and rate characteristics and long-term safety of a lithium ion battery containing at least an ionic liquid and a lithium salt. The above problems are solved by suppressing reduction and decomposition of the ionic liquid on an anode by using a graphite coated with an amorphous carbon or onto which an amorphous carbon is deposited as an anode active material.12-13-2012
20100081060ELECTROLYTE AND LITHIUM SECONDARY BATTERY USING THE SAME - A polymerizable composition for electrochemical devices contains a polymerizable compound of Formula 1 and a polymerizable compound of Formula 2, wherein “x” is an integer of 4 to 6; “m” is an integer of 1 to 10; and R is a lower alkyl group. The composition is polymerized to provide a polymer, and the polymer is used in an electrolyte to provide a gel electrolyte. The gel electrolyte has a high degree of swelling with electrolytic solution and thereby shows a high ionic conductivity.04-01-2010
20120219865NONAQUEOUS-TYPE ELECTROLYTE SOLUTION, AND DEVICE COMPRISING THE SAME - There are provided a nonaqueous-type electrolyte solution having high flame retardancy and a good capacity retention rate, and a device comprising the nonaqueous-type electrolyte solution. The nonaqueous-type electrolyte solution is used in a device comprising a positive electrode, a negative electrode and the nonaqueous-type electrolyte solution, and contains a lithium salt and a compound having a phosphazene structure, and further contains 0.05% by mass or more and 12.0% by mass or less of at least one disulfonate ester selected from a cyclic disulfonate ester and a chain disulfonate ester based on the total of the nonaqueous-type electrolyte solution.08-30-2012
20100279175SECONDARY BATTERIES WITH TREATED BENTONITE CATHODES HAVING ENHANCED CONDUCTIVITY - An electrochemical cell for a secondary battery is provided, which includes a positive electrode having an intercalation cathode material of bentonite; a negative electrode material having an anode material containing one of magnesium and sodium; an electrolyte positioned in contact with at least one of the positive electrode and the negative electrode; wherein, when the anode material contains magnesium, the electrolyte is a solid gel polymeric electrolyte; and wherein, when the anode material is sodium, the electrolyte is a salt electrolyte, both the anode material and the electrolyte are molten at the operating temperature of the battery, and the cell further comprises a beta alumina solid electrolyte separator between the negative electrode and the electrolyte. To increase its conductivity, the bentonite material is treated, before cell assembly, with an acid and/or intercalated with an anilinium ion, which is then polymerized to form a polyaniline within the bentonite framework.11-04-2010
20110045357ELECTROLYTE AND CELL - Disclosed herein is an electrolyte including: a solvent; an electrolyte salt; and an alkanamine derivative represented by the following formula (1):02-24-2011
20120321963GEL POLYMER ELECTROLYTE COMPOSITION - An objective of the present invention is to provide a gel polymer electrolyte composition which exhibits excellent electrolyte retaining ability, excellent ion conductivity, higher mechanical strength and excellent shape preservation, which does not require an extra step for crosslinking, and which can provide a secondary battery with excellent cycle properties and a vinyl acetal polymer used for a gel polymer electrolyte composition. There are provided a vinyl acetal polymer for a gel polymer electrolyte composition, wherein the vinyl acetal polymer has a cationic functional group, as well as a gel polymer electrolyte composition comprising the vinyl acetal polymer and an electrolyte solution, wherein a weight ratio of the vinyl acetal polymer to the electrolyte solution is 0.5:99.5 to 9:91.12-20-2012
20110250502CHEMICALLY GELLED CURABLE COMPOSITION BASED ON EPOXY-AMINE RESINS AND ON IONIC LIQUIDS - The invention relates to a chemically gelled curable resin based on epoxy-amine resins and on ionic liquids. The invention advantageously applies to energy accumulation systems, notably electrochemical systems. The curable composition according to the invention can notably constitute an electrolyte usable in a hybrid or electric vehicle battery.10-13-2011
20120288769GEL ELECTROLYTE FOR LITHIUM ION SECONDARY BATTERY, AND LITHIUM ION SECONDARY BATTERY HAVING THE SAME - Disclosed is a highly safe lithium ion secondary battery which has good life characteristics. Also disclosed is a gel electrolyte for a lithium ion secondary battery, which contains a lithium salt, a copolymer of specific monomers, a specific compound that has a phosphazene structure, and at least one compound selected from among specific cyclic disulfonic acid esters, specific chain disulfonic acid esters and specific sultone compounds.11-15-2012
20110159376PROTECTION OF ANODES FOR ELECTROCHEMICAL CELLS - Provided is an anode for use in electrochemical cells, wherein the anode active layer has a first layer comprising lithium metal and a multi-layer structure comprising single ion conducting layers and polymer layers in contact with the first layer comprising lithium metal or in contact with an intermediate protective layer, such as a temporary protective metal layer, on the surface of the lithium-containing first layer. Another aspect of the invention provides an anode active layer formed by the in-situ deposition of lithium vapor and a reactive gas. The anodes of the current invention are particularly useful in electrochemical cells comprising sulfur-containing cathode active materials, such as elemental sulfur.06-30-2011
20080233484Battery with Gelled Electrolyte - An electric device comprises a gelled acid electrolyte in complex with a lanthanide that forms a redox pair with a second element. Preferred electric devices include batteries, and especially primary batteries, while preferred acid electrolytes have a sulfonic acid group. Contemplated lanthanides especially include cerium, and preferred second elements particularly include zinc. Alternatively, contemplated electric devices may comprise a gelled electrolyte in which with a lanthanide forms a redox pair with zinc.09-25-2008
20130177818RECHARGEABLE LITHIUM BATTERY - A rechargeable lithium battery includes a negative electrode including a negative active material, a positive electrode including a positive active material, and an electrolyte including LiPO07-11-2013
20130177819RECHARGEABLE LITHIUM BATTERY - A rechargeable lithium battery includes a negative electrode including a negative active material, a positive electrode including a positive active material, an electrolyte including a polymer, an additive having a borate structure, a lithium salt, and an organic solvent. The electrolyte includes about 0.1 wt % to about 10 wt % of the additive having a borate structure based on 100 wt % of the electrolyte. The organic solvent includes an acetate-based compound and a cyclic carbonate-based compound, and an amount of the acetate-based compound is larger than that of the cyclic carbonate-based compound.07-11-2013
20100279174SECONDARY BATTERIES WITH TREATED BENTONITE CATHODES - Provided herein is an electrochemical cell for a secondary battery, which includes a positive electrode having an active intercalation cathode material of treated bentonite; a negative electrode material having an active anode material containing one of magnesium and sodium; an electrolyte positioned in contact with at least one of the positive electrode and the negative electrode; wherein, when the active anode material contains magnesium, the electrolyte is a solid gel polymeric electrolyte; and wherein, when the active anode material is sodium, the electrolyte is a salt electrolyte, both the anode material and the electrolyte are molten at the operating temperature of the battery, and the cell further comprises a beta alumina solid electrolyte separator between the negative electrode and the electrolyte.11-04-2010
20130136998ELECTROLYTE COMPOSITION, GEL POLYMER ELECTROLYTE, AND LITHIUM BATTERY INCLUDING THE GEL POLYMER ELECTROLYTE - An electrolyte composition including a macro azo initiator containing a polyethylene oxide repeating unit, and a multi-functional urethane acrylate-based monomer, a gel polymer electrolyte including the electrolyte composition, and a lithium battery including the gel polymer electrolyte.05-30-2013
20110274982LITHIUM ION BATTERY - There is provided a lithium ion battery which maintains the flame retardancy of an electrolyte over a long period of time, has high energy density, and has improved charge/discharge cycle characteristics, high temperature storage characteristics, and rate characteristics. The lithium ion battery according to the present exemplary embodiment is a lithium ion battery comprising an electrolyte containing at least an ionic liquid and a lithium salt, a positive electrode, and a negative electrode, wherein the negative electrode includes a negative electrode active material which is a carbon material treated with a surface treatment agent.11-10-2011
20110274981NONAQUEOUS ELECTROLYTIC SOLUTION AND BATTERY - A nonaqueous electrolytic solution includes: a solvent, an electrolyte salt, a polyacid and/or a polyacid compound, and a monofluorophosphate and/or a difluorophosphate.11-10-2011
20100316913THIN-FILM BATTERIES WITH POLYMER AND LiPON ELECTROLYTE LAYERS AND METHOD - A method and apparatus for making thin-film batteries having composite multi-layered electrolytes with soft electrolyte between hard electrolyte covering the negative and/or positive electrode, and the resulting batteries. In some embodiments, foil-core cathode sheets each having a cathode material (e.g., LiCoO12-16-2010
20110311879NONAQUEOUS ELECTROLYTE AND NONAQUEOUS ELECTROLYTE BATTERY - A nonaqueous electrolyte includes: a solvent; an electrolyte salt; an aromatic compound represented by the following formula (1); and a polyoxometalate and/or a polyoxometalate compound12-22-2011
20120021297LITHIUM ION BATTERY - A lithium battery comprising an anode and a cathode structure separated from one another by a membrane structure. The membrane structure comprises a layer which is only conductive to lithium ions and which is characterized by the property of having sufficient mechanical stability at temperatures higher than 150° C. to prevent a local short circuit between the anode and the cathode structure.01-26-2012
20120077091ELECTROLYTE INCLUDING AMIDE COMPOUND AND ELECTROCHEMICAL DEVICE INCLUDING THE SAME - Disclosed is an electrolyte. The electrolyte includes an amide compound and an ionizable lithium salt. The amide compound has a specific structure in which an amine group is substituted with at least one alkoxyalkyl group and at least one halogen atom is present. The electrolyte has good thermal and chemical stability, a low resistance and a high ionic conductivity. In addition, the electrolyte has a high upper limit of electrochemical window due to its improved oxidation stability. Therefore, the electrolyte can be useful for the fabrication of an electrochemical device. Further disclosed is an electrochemical device including the electrolyte.03-29-2012

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