New High Energy Density Li/Li-Ion Batteries

Award Information
Agency: Department of Defense
Branch: Army
Contract: W911QX-05-C-0054
Agency Tracking Number: O043-EP2-2011
Amount: $96,561.00
Phase: Phase I
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 2004
Solicitation Year: 2004
Solicitation Topic Code: OSD04-EP2
Solicitation Number: 2004.3
Small Business Information
220 Stahl Road, Harleysville, PA, 19438
DUNS: 928218155
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: Y
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 Mark Salomon
 Senior Scientist
 (215) 513-4230
Business Contact
 David Chua
Title: President
Phone: (215) 513-4230
Research Institution
MaxPower's Phase I program will involve development of new cathode materials and new electrolyte solutions to significantly improve gravimetric energy densities and rate capabilities. With these objectives in mind, the following details the approaches MaxPower will take in its Phase I program. To improve gravimetric and volumetric energy densities and rate capabilities, the Phase I program will synthesize and optimize the performance of 5 V (vs. Li/Li+) cathode materials. Nano cathode materials will be developed. To improve capacity retention upon extended cycling of the 5 V cathode materials, MaxPower will develop new electrolyte solutions which are stable to at least 5 V vs. Li/Li+.

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