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SELF-HEALING ELECTRODE PROTECTION IN ELECTROCHEMICAL CELLS

United States Patent Application

20150044517
A1
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Articles and methods for protection of electrodes in electrochemical cells, including protective material precursor layers for use in electrode protective structures, are provided. Certain embodiments relate to electrode protective structures that comprise protective material precursor layers that, upon direct contact with a liquid electrolyte, cause a reaction product to form between the material of the precursor layer and a component of the electrolyte.
Mikhaylik, Yuriy V. (Tucson, AZ), Laramie, Michael G. (Tucson, AZ), Child, David (Tucson, AZ)
Sion Power Corporation (Tucson AZ)
14/ 455,230
August 8, 2014
GOVERNMENT FUNDING [0002] Research leading to various aspects of the present invention was sponsored, at least in part, by the Department of Energy, under contract number DE-AR0000067. The U.S. Government has certain rights in the invention.