Nickel Metal Hydride Batteries by Kwo YoungNickel Metal Hydride Batteries by Kwo Young

Nickel Metal Hydride Batteries

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Hardcover | December 27, 2016

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This book contains twenty papers focusing on research investigations in the field of nickel/metal hydride (Ni/MH) batteries in 2016. These papers summarize the joint efforts in Ni/MH battery research from BASF, Wayne State University, the National Institute of Standards and Technology, Michigan State University, and FDK during 2015 and 2016 through reviews of basic operational concepts; previous academic publications; issued US Patents and filed Japan Patent Applications; descriptions of current research results in advanced components and cell constructions; and projections of future works.

Title:Nickel Metal Hydride BatteriesFormat:HardcoverProduct dimensions:510 pages, 9.61 × 6.69 × 1.5 inShipping dimensions:9.61 × 6.69 × 1.5 inPublished:December 27, 2016Publisher:MDPI AGLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:3038423025

ISBN - 13:9783038423027


Table of Contents

1) A Technical Report of the Robust Affordable Next Generation Energy StorageSystem-BASF Program2) Reviews on the U.S. Patents Regarding Nickel/Metal Hydride Batteries3) Reviews on the Japanese Patent Applications Regarding Nickel/Metal HydrideBatteries4) Capacity Degradation Mechanisms in Nickel/Metal Hydride Batteries5) Gaseous Phase and Electrochemical Hydrogen Storage Properties of Ti50Zr1Ni44X5(X = Ni, Cr, Mn, Fe, Co, or Cu) for Nickel Metal Hydride Battery Applications6) Structure, Hydrogen Storage, and Electrochemical Properties of Body-Centered-Cubic Ti40V30Cr15Mn13X2 Alloys (X = B, Si, Mn, Ni, Zr, Nb, Mo, and La)7) Studies on Incorporation of Mg in Zr-Based AB2 Metal Hydride Alloys8) The Importance of Rare-Earth Additions in Zr-Based AB2 Metal Hydride Alloys9) Effects of Vanadium/Nickel Contents in Laves Phase-Related Body-Centered-Cubic Solid Solution Metal Hydride Alloys10) Studies on the Synergetic Effects in Multi-Phase Metal Hydride Alloys11) First-Principles Point Defect Models for Zr7Ni10 and Zr2Ni7 Phases12) New Type of Alkaline Rechargeable Battery-Ni-Ni Battery13) Failure Mechanisms of Nickel/Metal Hydride Batteries with Cobalt-SubstitutedSuperlattice Hydrogen-Absorbing Alloy Anodes at 50 °C14) Studies on MgNi-Based Metal Hydride Electrode with Aqueous ElectrolytesComposed of Various Hydroxides15) Effects of Salt Additives to the KOH Electrolyte Used in Ni/MH Batteries16) Microstructures of the Activated Si-Containing AB2 Metal Hydride Alloy Surfaceby Transmission Electron Microscope17) Microstructure Investigation on Metal Hydride Alloys by Electron BackscatterDiffraction Technique18) Clean Grain Boundary Found in C14/Body-Center-Cubic Multi-Phase MetalHydride Alloys19) Electrochemical Open-Circuit Voltage and Pressure-Concentration-TemperatureIsotherm Comparison for Metal Hydride Alloys