Technology – Batteries

Cathodes

Areas to be explored:
Cathode materials improvement
Synthesis condition optimization
Composition
Doping
Coating

Formulation improvement
Carbon source and amount
Binder

Electrolyte screening
Base solvent optimization
Additive screening

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Materials to be developed:
Cathode materials
Layered Oxides: NMC, Lithium-rich NMC
High voltage Spinel: LMNO
Phosphates: LFP, LCP, LNP
New cathode materials

Metrics to be improved:
Energy Density
Irreversible and reversible capacity
Cycle life
Rate capability
Coulombic efficiency
Thermal stability
Reduced cost