9. Metal Hydride Electrodes

  1. Dr.-Ing. Claus Daniel2,3 and
  2. Jürgen O. Besenhard4
  1. James J. Reilly

Published Online: 29 AUG 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9783527637188.ch9

Handbook of Battery Materials, Second Edition

Handbook of Battery Materials, Second Edition

How to Cite

Reilly, J. J. (2011) Metal Hydride Electrodes, in Handbook of Battery Materials, Second Edition (eds C. Daniel and J. O. Besenhard), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527637188.ch9

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Oak Ridge National Laboratory, MS6083, P.O. Box 2008, Oak Ridge, TN 37831-6083, USA

  2. 3

    University of Tennessee, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Knoxville, TN 37996, USA

  3. 4

    Graz University of Technology of Inorganic Materials, Stremayrgasse 16/III, 8010 Graz, Austria

Author Information

  1. Brookhaven National Laboratory, Department of Sustainable, Energy Technologies, Upton, NY 11973, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 29 AUG 2011
  2. Published Print: 24 AUG 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527326952

Online ISBN: 9783527637188

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Keywords:

  • thermodynamics;
  • electronic properties;
  • hydride formation;
  • Ni–MH batteries;
  • alloy activation;
  • AB5 electrodes;
  • AB2 electrodes;
  • corrosion;
  • inhibition

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Theory and Basic Principles

  • Metal Hydride–Nickel Batteries

  • Super-Stoichiometric AB5+x Alloys

  • AB2 Hydride Electrodes

  • XAS Studies of Alloy Electrode Materials

  • Summary

  • Acknowledgment

  • References

  • Further Reading