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SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 1
Total Value of Awards $493K
First Award Date 01/01/13
Most Recent Award Date 01/01/13

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Xu Wanli Xu 2 Message

1 Award Won

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: National Science Foundation
Topic: BC-2012
Budget: 01/01/13 - 12/31/13
PI: Wanli Xu

This Small Business Innovation Research Phase II project proposes to develop and commercialize surface-engineered silicon anodes for use in lithium-ion batteries. Silicon has a ten fold greater charge capacity than graphite but its practical use as an anode material is hindered due to the mechanical problems associated with lithiation cycles (cr...