Development of a Safer Lithium-ion (Li-ion) Battery for Naval Aircraft Applications Through Thermal Management Design

Period of Performance: 09/09/2014 - 04/09/2015

$80K

Phase 1 STTR

Recipient Firm

EIC Laboratories, Inc.
NORWOOD, MA 02062
Principal Investigator
Firm POC

Research Institution

National Renewable Energy Laboratory
15013 Denver W Pkwy,
Golden, CO 80401
Institution POC

Abstract

EIC, in collaboration with NREL, proposes to develop safe, large-format aircraft Li-ion batteries where thermal propagation of an overheated cell to neighboring cells or group of cells will be prevented by integrating novel thermal management technologies.